- Contact the FINANCIAL AID OFFICE of the school where you apply for admission.
- Listen for announcements at school.
- Conduct scholarship searches online at sites such as Fastweb, GaFutures, and others to access applications for scholarships, grants and loans as well as the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
- Check the eligibility criteria and deadlines before you apply for the scholarship.
High school juniors and seniors who meet the following criteria are eligible to apply:
- Must serve in an elected or appointed position representing a constituency during the current (2021-2022) school year – additional information on qualifying positions is included below.
- Will be attending high school in Georgia through spring 2022.
- The week of March 5-12, 2022, selected students will be required to completely block the timeframe of the program and attend all events in order to serve as delegates and receive the scholarship.
- Must have proof of U.S. citizenship or legal permanent residence (this is a requirement of the national program).
Students must hold one of the following elected or appointed positions during the (2021-2022) school year.
- Student Body President
- Student Body Vice President
- Student Body Secretary
- Student Body Treasurer
- Student Council Representative
- Class President
- Class Vice President
- Class Secretary
- Class Treasurer
- Student representative elected or appointed (by a panel, commission, or board) to a district-, regional-, or state-level civic or educational organization approved by the state selection administrator.
VFW Voice of Democracy Scholarship
GA State University Presidential Scholarship
Scholarship is valued at up to $32,000 per year and the deadline to apply is November 15, 2021. Learn more at the following link:
The 1795 Scholarship awards eligible USC Beaufort students with a $1,000 per semester scholarship to be applied to Beaufort Campus Housing. There is also an "Out-of-State Tuition Waiver" opportunity offered by USCB which may be of interest.
Alex Newton Scholarship
Alpha Epsilon Scholarship
This year, our chapter, Alpha Epsilon, is awarding $1,000.00 scholarship to a high school senior or college student. The scholarship is awarded in May at the Alpha Epsilon chapter meeting. Postmark deadline is April 2, 2021.
Alpha Kappa Alpha Scholarship
Alpha Phi Alpha Scholarship
Asa Tuten Memorial Scholarship
The 2021 Asa Tuten Memorial – GFSA Essay Contest Is On! 1,000 words may be all that stand between you and up to $1500 in a scholarship!
Awesome Dynamic Scholarship
Augusta Sports Council GAMES Scholarship
The GAMES Scholarship began in 2011 as part of the Augusta Sports Council’s annual G.A.M.E.S. Awards which was an annual program created to highlight outstanding amateur athletes who represented a broad spectrum of sports disciplines in the area. To date, the Augusta Sports Council has awarded over $48,000 in college scholarships to 38 graduating high school student athletes in the Augusta community.
AUSA Greater Augusta - Fort Gordon Chapter 2021 Scholarship
AUSA Greater Augusta-Fort Gordon Chapter 2021 Scholarship now taking applicants!
Both the Bob Snead Memorial Scholarship ($2,000) and the Carol & Ev Greenwood Memorial Scholarship (1,000) are now open. Please see the attached scholarship packet, visit our website for more information, or see the link to a YouTube Scholarship Overview Video Deadline is June 1, 2021. For more information, contact: email@example.com.
Barak Court #233 Scholarship
Blake Hadden Memorial Scholarship
The scholarship, established by The Cricket Foundation, was created to assist in
Buddy Hendry Criminal Justice Scholarship
Carrie L. Williams Pink Scholarship
The Carrie L. Williams Pink Scholarship aims to offer aid in dealing with the financial burden that college can bring. This $1000 scholarship is designed to support a minority high school senior who is interested in obtaining a degree from a 2 or 4 year college. This scholarship will be presented to one student who has excelled in their high school and community alike.
*Please see document attached below
Citizens for Nuclear Technology Awareness Essay Contest Scholarship
CNTA is a grassroots organization comprised of individuals, families and businesses dedicated to raising the level of
awareness of nuclear technologies. Over the course of the essay scholarship program, CNTA has awarded over $75,000 to deserving students.
The deadline is February 28, 2022.
equivalency dated December 31, 2020 to May 31, 2021) who is a United States and
Georgia citizen graduating by the spring of 2021. You must be seeking an
undergraduate degree, not a diploma, certification, master’s or doctoral degree.
College Board Opportunity Scholarship
Columbia County Exchange Club Scholarship
The A.C.E. (Accepting the Challenge of Excellence) Award recognizes high school students who have had to overcome great physical, emotional, or social obstacles and is now eligible for high school graduation.
The Exchange Club of Columbia County is pleased to be able to offer this award and a check for $2,000 again this year to the student who best represents the mission of the A.C.E. Award.
Columbia County Exchange Club CTAE Scholarship
Our scholarship will be awarded to the student who best articulates the mission of Exchange. Please include a letter of no more than 500 words that outlines your personal thoughts of the below mission and its importance in our community.
Columbia County Foundation for Children Scholarships
Configure One Scholarship
Console and Associates Legal Scholarship
CSRA Community Foundation Scholarships
There is nothing quite so important as an education, and we are proud to organize and administer scholarship programs for deserving students from throughout our six-county area.
Our donors believe in the power of education and have chosen to make a difference by helping deserving students pursue their dreams of higher education. We have multiple scholarship funds established by donors so youth across our region can improve their lives and ultimately our community by continuing their education.
Most of the scholarships managed by the Community Foundation are available for students who will graduate from high school in the spring of the current year and plan to continue their education in the fall, and we will welcome and consider all applications.
Davidson College Belk Scholarship
Davidson College - James B. Duke Scholarship
Delta Sigma Theta Sorority - Louise A. Rice Scholarship
thereby benefiting the global community. A wide range of programs addressing education, health, international development, and the strengthening of the community have emerged and evolved over the years. Encouraging young women to achieve excellence through higher education is a primary focus of our organization and local chapter. The Greater Columbia County Alumnae Chapter (GCCAC) of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.
supports this focus by awarding scholarships to young women who exemplify academic
excellence, strong leadership, and community involvement.
Democratic Party 2022 Scholarship
The Columbia County Democratic Party Scholarship will award a senior a $500 scholarship. Students must be a resident of Columbia County, have a 3.0 GPA or higher, and be committed to attend a 2 or 4 year institution as a full time student after graduation. Please see attached link and copy of the application
Elevate Mental Health Awareness Scholarship
Most Valuable Student Scholarship (Elks National Foundation)
- The Elks National Foundation will award 500 four-year scholarships to the highest-rated applicants in the competition.
- Male and female students compete separately.
Ranging from $1,000 per year to $12,500 per year, Most Valuable Student scholarships are for students pursuing a four-year degree, on a full-time basis (minimum of 12 semester hours), in a U.S. college or university. All scholarships are in the form of certificates of award conditional upon the full-time enrollment of the winner in an accredited U.S. college or university.
The Chicago office of the Elks National Foundation will announce the 500 national winners in late April. (Many local Lodges, districts and state Elks associations award their own scholarships through this program. These scholarships are not to be confused with the 500 Elks National Foundation Most Valuable Student Scholarships.)
The 20 top finalists will participate in an all expenses paid Leadership Weekend in Chicago during which they’ll interview with the national judges. These 20 finalists will be vying for two first-place awards of $50,000; two second-place awards of $40,000; and two third-place awards of $30,000. The remaining 14 finalists will receive awards of $20,000. The 480 runners-up will receive fifth-place scholarships of $4,000.
Flavorful Futures Scholarship
Garden Club Scholarship
Gateway Battalion Army ROTC Scholarship
Our battalion is comprised of nine schools within the St. Louis area. The schools within our battalion allow our students to achieve their college goals whether it be academically, athletically, or in the military. Washington University in St. Louis is a top 20 university in the nation, Saint Louis University has one of the top nursing programs in the nation and Lindenwood University has a DII athletic program for those students interested in pursuing athletics throughout college. Not only can the schools in our battalion help your students reach academic and athletic success, but the Gateway Battalion was recently ranked number 2 out of 270 ROTC programs across the nation. If your students want to achieve high success in whatever area they are looking to pursue the Gateway Battalion is the best place for your students. We encourage you to have your students take a look at the universities within our battalion.
2. A GPA of 2.5 is required to apply.
3. Scholarships will be awarded without regard to race, sex, creed, national origin or disability.
4. Students must submit a complete application no later than 5:00 p.m., on Sunday, March 14, 2021.
5. If selected, the recipient grants GEICC the right to use their name and photo(s) in publicity.
6. You will need a PDF version of your latest transcript in order to complete this application.
Gene Higginbotham Memorial Scholarship
GA Business Aviation Association Scholarships
The Georgia Business Aviation Association is a non-profit 501(c)3 organization that promotes business aviation within the State of Georgia and one of our founding principles is to provide scholarships for Georgia High School graduates that are pursuing careers in aviation. To date our organization has awarded almost $500,000 in scholarship funds to deserving Georgia High School graduates and aviation career professionals in the last 20 years!
GA Future Champions Scholarship
GA Scholar Program
GSU Scholarship Listings
GA United Foundation College Scholarship Competition
Applicants are in competition for one of six scholarship opportunities:
- $10,000 for the Vernon E. Carne Scholarship in honor of our credit union’s founder, Vernon E. Carne.
- $5,000 for the Geraldine Tilson Scholarship in honor and memory of Georgia United’s first female board chair, Geraldine Tilson.
- $5,000 for the Polly Hinde Scholarship in honor of one of the original 1959 members, who served on the board from 1963-2007, Polly Hinde.
- $5,000 for the Dorothy Dusenberry Pirkle Scholarship in honor of our long-time board secretary, Dorothy Dusenberry Pirkle.
- $2,500 for the Monsignor Stephen Churchwell Scholarship in honor and memory of our board member who passed while active on the board in 2018.
- $2,500 for the T. Randall Dennis Scholarship in honor and memory of our board member who passed while active on the board in 2020.
Awards can be used to help pay tuition, meal cost or purchase books and will be paid directly to the college, university or technical school by Georgia United Foundation. There is no restriction to the applicant’s county of residence. Applicant must be a U.S resident.
Going Merry Scholarship Search
Goizueta Scholarship for Latino Eduactors
Latino/Hispanic students interested in becoming teachers can apply for a scholarship at Georgia Southern University.
GAAR Scholarship 2021-2022
Hispanic Scholarship Fund
HSF awards more than $30 million in Scholarships annually and, depending upon available funds, HSF Scholars may also be eligible to receive a scholarship, which range from $500-$5,000 and awarded directly to students
Horatio Alger Scholarship
InspirAsian Scholarship Program
Jabez Sanford Hardin Scholarship
JFK Profile in Courage Essay Contest Scholarship
John M. Belk Scholarship
The John M. Belk Scholarship recognizes powerful students with demonstrated academic excellence, integrity, intellectual curiosity, willingness to take risks, and potential to be change agents in both their local and global communities. The scholarship provides:
- a four-year scholarship covering tuition, fees, room and board
- two special study stipends ($3000 each)
Kappa Alpha Psi Scholarship
Kappa Epsilon Psi Scholarship
Keila Clark Scholarship
Seniors may submit their application no later than January 15, 2021.
Please download the application and submit it to firstname.lastname@example.org by deadline date.
Leukemia Lymphoma Society Student of the Year Campaign/Scholarship
Lewis Cenker Scholarship
Marine Corps Foundation Scholarship
Mental Health Movement Scholarship
In partnership with the Mental Health Movement, one of the leading voices breaking the mental health stigma for young people, we're awarding $3,300 in scholarship funding to high school students who have battled with mental health, or who have had a loved one battle with mental health.
Mercer engineering Scholarship
Merchants Association Golf and Vocational Scholarship
Attached are two scholarship opportunities from the Columbia County Merchants Association. The Vocational Scholarship Program awards graduates from Columbia County high schools a $1000 scholarships and the Ruby Lane/Terry Davis Golf Tournament Scholarship awards two students a scholarship in the amount of $2,000. Both are due by April 1, 2022. Minimum eligibility requirements for both. See each attachment for specific information.
Molded Dimensions Scholarship
National Society of the Colonial Dames of America Congressional Seminar Essay Contest
Omega Psi Phi Scholarship
Prudential Spirit of Community Award/Scholarship
Apply today for national recognition, a scholarship and an invitation to the program's national recognition events!
The Prudential Spirit of Community Awards honors students in grades 5-12 for making meaningful contributions to their communities through volunteer service.
R. B. Powell Scholarship
memory of Dr. Richard W. Benjamin towards the first year of a four year STEM
College/University or either year of a two year Technical College degree program.
Rotary Club Speech Contest
Rotary’s Four Way Test or theme, Rotary Opens Opportunities. Visit www.rotary.org as a resource on speech topics.
Ryan Clark Scholarship 2022
Application is open to any high school student (14-19) enrolled in an accredited High school or Home School Program. Applications must be post marked by April 1, 2021. Top prize is $1,000. See the below document for more information.
Sam Tyson Eagle Scout Scholarship
SRS Leadership Association Speech Contest/Scholarship
Join students from across the country in giving a speech on Leadership! This speech contest happens
annually with the goal always being the same, write a first-class speech and present it to various
audiences, eventually working your way to the top with a chance at the $4,000 prize.
Sergeants Major Association Scholarship
The Sergeants Major Association at Fort Gordon will kick off its annual $1000 scholarship award competition on Friday February 5, 2021. High school seniors who are interested in competing for the award can obtain a scholarship packet by logging onto www.FortGordonE9Association.org, once on the homepage, click on the Scholarship tab, print it out and follow the instructions.
Society of Women Engineers CSRA Scholarship
STEM and Henry Chestnut Scholarships
The Augusta-Fort Gordon Chapter provides $2000 merit-based scholarships for High School Seniors and College Students from the Central Savannah River Area (CSRA) who have been accepted into an accredited, full-time bachelor's degree program majoring in engineering, science, mathematics, or computing sciences. The Chapter also selects two High School Senior applicants each year to receive a $2000 Henry Chestnut Scholarship established by Theresa and Ben Chestnut to fund scholarships for High School Seniors who have been accepted into a college undergraduate Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Mathematics (STEAM) degree program.
Stolkin Temple Scholarship
Student-View Scholarship Program
Suntrust Scholarship Resources
Sycamore Hills Scholarships
This scholarship would support any degree that a student should pursue, similar to the initial description.
UGG Omega Psi Phi Scholarship
Attached you will find our frathernity's annual international essay contest. Please disregard the date on the information flyer. Interested seniors now have until midnight of November 6, 2020 to submit their essay in accordance with the provided guidelines on the flyer.
UNG ROTC Scholarships
Watson Brown Scholarship
Youth Leadership Columbia County Application
We the Students Scholarship Essay Contest
This essay prompt this year is: What is the relationship between equality and justice?
The sixteen student winners will receive a total of $20,000 in scholarship prizes. More details including rules and regulations can be found on our website.
Williams B Glover Memorial Scholarship
The Augusta Tuskegee Alumni Club was established in 1967 for the purpose of promoting Tuskegee University
through recruitment of area high school students and to provide scholarships in an effort to aid with the cost
of attending college. The Augusta Tuskegee Alumni Club will award the William B. Glover Memorial Scholarships
to area students who plan to attend Tuskegee University in the fall of 2021 if they meet requirements set
forth by the Scholarship Committee and selected.
WID Augusta Chapter Scholarship
The WID AC Scholarship Program will recognize, encourage, and stimulate scientific and academic achievements that will broaden knowledge and technical development within the fields of importance to national security and national security industries. This includes both military and non-military dimensions of national security, such as economic, energy, infrastructure, environmental, food, border, and computer and cyber security.
WID AC’s inaugural Scholarship is named in honor of Grace Brewster Murray Hopper (1906-1992), former United States Navy Rear Admiral, mathematician, computer scientist, and educator, to acknowledge her talent, vision, persistence, and dedication to computing, education, and service (1943-1986) to the nation. The 2020 Grace Brewster Murray Hopper Scholarship of $500 will be awarded to qualifying high school female seniors who have exemplified skills in applying the sciences, technology, engineering, arts, and mathematics to areas of national security. Applicants must submit the completed application with all required information no later than 11:59 P.M. EST on MONDAY 03 MAY 2021.
Zeta Phi Beta Scholarship
Zeta Phi Beta (Eta Theta Zeta) Scholarship