Greenbrier High School

Scholarship Information

Scholarships are a great way to help finance a college education.  Students can use scholarship funds to pay tuition, purchase books and supplies, and help with room and board. 
 
 
Here are a few tips to help get you started:
  1. Contact the FINANCIAL AID OFFICE of the school where you apply for admission.
  2. Listen for announcements at school.
  3. 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)
  4. Check the eligibility criteria and deadlines before you apply for the scholarship.
Scholarship Listing
 

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. 

This scholarship opportunity will benefit one student from a Burke, Columbia, Richmond, or McDuffie high school seeking a Mechanical Engineering Technology Degree from Augusta Technical College.
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.

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Alpha Phi Alpha Scholarship
Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity ,Inc. , Alpha Chi Lambda chapter is pleased to offer the Phil H. Waring Scholarship to Graduating Male Seniors in celebration of their academic excellence and contributions to their school and community 
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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!

At Awesome Dynamic, we are proud to offer a scholarship program for students in the process of pursuing a college degree. The awarded student will receive $1,000 to be used towards expenses for his or her degree.

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.

Blake Hadden Memorial Scholarship  

The scholarship, established by The Cricket Foundation, was created to assist in fostering and promoting higher education through the funding and distribution of scholarships for student athletes who excel both academically and in their athletic performances.

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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.

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The COAG Scholarship is open to any Georgia high school senior (or a GED
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.
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The College Board has launched a new scholarship program with $5 million of scholarships each year, beginning with the class of 2020
Columbia County Exchange Club (ACE) 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.

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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.

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Columbia County Foundation for Children Scholarships 
Columbia County Foundation for Children (CCFC) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit which awards need-based educational scholarships to qualified applicants, up to age 22, for academic or technical training beyond high school. Scholarship funds are made possible by income earned from sales at the resource center as well as contributions from local businesses and community leaders.  Scholarships are awarded based on an applicant's demonstrated financial need, career goals, written recommendation, personal statements, and personal interview. Scholarships are renewable as long as applicant remains eligible.
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At Configure One, we are proud to offer a scholarship program for students in the process of pursuing a college degree in the areas of mathematics, engineering, or science. The awarded student will receive $1,000 to be used towards expenses for his or her degree.
$1,000 Console and Associates Legal Scholarship for aspiring law, pre-law, and paralegal studies students.

The Belk Scholarship will provide you comprehensive funding (tuition, fees, room and board) plus special study stipends that allow you great flexibility in the on- and off-campus opportunities you choose to explore. Those experiences, paired with our academic programs, deepen your intellect, maturity, and global understanding.
The James B. Duke Scholarship recognizes students whose academic achievement, diverse talents, work ethic, resilience, and concern for others give evidence of their capacity to make a difference in the world. Five new James B. Duke Scholars will be named in each entering class.

Democratic Party 2021 Scholarship

The Columbia County Democratic Party (CCDP) awards educational scholarships in the amount of five hundred dollars ($500.00) to qualified applicants pursuing academic or vocational training beyond high school. 

Each year, we award $750 in scholarships to high-achieving, high school students who have been affected in some way by the increasing prevalence of mental health challenges.
  • 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.

Elk Scholarship
The Garden Club of Georgia, Inc., continues to provide scholarships to deserving Georgia college students majoring in any garden-related subject in an accredited college or university in Georgia. Work Scholarships are also awarded to students for a designated number of hours to be worked at a public botanical garden.
The Gates Scholarship is a highly selective, full scholarship for exceptional, Pell-eligible, minority, high school seniors. Starting in 2018, the scholarship will be awarded to 300 top student leaders each year with the intent of promoting their academic excellence through college graduation, and providing them the opportunity to reach their full potential.
Scholars will receive funding for the full cost of attendance* that is not already covered by other financial aid and the expected family contribution, as determined by the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
 

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. 

1. A minimum of five $1000 scholarships are available to be awarded.
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
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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!  

 If you are a high school senior or college student in Georgia, and will be enrolled in a two-year to four-year institution, apply today for the Scholarship.
Listing of scholarships offered by Georgia Southern University

Our Presidential Scholarship program recognizes incoming first-year students who were leaders in their high schools and offers them the support and experiences that will set them up to be leaders in their careers and communities. The scholarship is valued at up to $28,000 per year (depending on in/out-of-state student status and participation in our student assistantship program).

Presidential Scholars receive the following benefits for eight semesters:

  • Cost of tuition, housing and mandatory student fees
  • A yearly living expense stipend
  • A one-time $2,500 stipend for credit-bearing study abroad expenses
  • Opportunity for a paid University Assistantship to explore research and engaging work experience on campus
  • Access to individualized classes and mentoring opportunities

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.  

Latino/Hispanic students interested in becoming teachers can apply for a scholarship at Georgia Southern University. 

The Association will be awarding (10) scholarships in the amount of $1,000 each to graduating seniors. 

 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

Scholarships are given to deserving students each year and range in award value from $10,000 to $25,000
InspirASIAN makes a difference in our community by supporting graduating high school seniors with their college education through our scholarship awards. InspirASIAN awards national scholarships to students residing in any state with a participating local InspirASIAN chapter. All students who apply will be considered for the national scholarships awards. Students who are not awarded national scholarships will be considered for state scholarships if offered by local InspirASIAN chapters.
Jabez Sanford Hardin Scholarship
$2000 Scholarship awarded annually.
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The John F. Kennedy Profile in Courage Essay Contest for High School Students is officially open! We’re now accepting submissions from high school students for this year’s contest. By submitting an original essay describing a leader who demonstrated political courage as described by President Kennedy in his book, Profiles in Courage, students can win one of 15 scholarship awards for college — including a $10,000 first-place prize. If you’re new to our program you can learn more here

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)   
Nursing Scholarship awarded to three Columbia County seniors, in memory of Keila Clark, a former nurse who tragically lost her life in 2016.
Seniors may submit their application no later than January 15, 2021.  
Please download the application and submit it to jhsfoundation18@gmail.com by deadline date.
  The Students of the Year Campaign is an eight-week initiative in which nominated High School students participate in a fundraising competition to benefit The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Georgia Chapter. Nominated students are selected as Student of the Year candidates via a committee. Selection is based upon an application submitted by each interested student. Candidates will raise money in honor of a youth patient hero who is currently battling or is in remission from a blood cancer. The candidate who raises the most money at the end of the eight weeks is named Student(s) of the Year. The Student of the Year will receive a $2,500 scholarship to a college or university of his/her choice. In addition, one candidate team will be awarded a Citizenship Award. The Citizenship Award winner will receive a $1,000 scholarship to a college or university of his/her choice.  

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.

This scholarship competition is open to students interested in pursuing a major in Mercer's School of Engineering. While on campus, students will have the opportunity to earn scholarships by demonstrating their math and verbal skills by completing a standardized test. In addition to the challenge, students will be able to meet Engineering faculty and students, tour labs and facilities, and tour our campus and residence halls.
Merchant's Association of Columbia County Golf Scholarship

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At Molded Dimensions, we are proud to offer a scholarship program for students in the process of pursuing a college degree in STEM. The awarded student will receive $500 to be used towards expenses for his or her degree.

This essay contest is a major project of The NSCDA held under the auspices of the Washington Workshops Foundation, a private nonprofit educational program in American government for high school students.

Winners receive full tuition, including seminar materials, university campus housing, and two meals daily, for a week of citizenship education about the national government, plus fun, new friends, and tours of sites in our nation’s capital.

We are thrilled to share with you our current offering of a $2500 scholarship grant to one outstanding High School student (Grades 9 -12). 

The NSDAR awards multiple scholarships to students showing dedication to the pursuit of degrees in diverse disciplines including history, law, nursing, and education.

The DAR Scholarship Committee awards scholarships to qualified applicants regardless of race, religion or sex. All applicants must be United States citizens. All multi-year scholarships, typically renewable up to four years, must be for consecutive years of attendance at an accredited college or university in the United States. The only exception is the American Indian Scholarship that is available for students pursuing vocational training.

Every year PEO awards the STAR Scholarship to a young woman who is a senior.  She is among the amazing young women who serve to perpetuate all that is right and good in her school, community and world.  She may not be the top student although STAR requires a 3.0 or better unweighted GPA but she works diligently to produce the best she has to offer.  She is actively involved in a wide variety of activities and is a positive role model for her peers.  She is involved throughout her high school years in ways to improve her local community, her state or perhaps the world.  She may not be known by everyone, but her references know her well and take the time to present her in the brightest lights.  She is a kind and caring citizen making others feel comfortable is her trademark. She is the girl with that special sparkle the one who brightens your day.  She offers the promise of a vibrant, productive future for herself and society.

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. 

Savannah River Site 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.

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The Rotary Club of Augusta is accepting contestants for its 2021 speech contest. All high school students, including those who are home schooled, may participate. Contestants must write and pre-sent a 3-4 minute speech on
Rotary’s Four Way Test or theme, Rotary Opens Opportunities. Visit www.rotary.org as a resource on speech topics.
Ryan Clark Scholarship 2021

Application is open to any high school student (14-19) enrolled in an accredited High school or Home School Program.

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Savannah River Nuclear Solutions Scholarship

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Incoming students may be offered a scholarship or other awards from SCAD based on demonstrated academic and/or co-curricular achievement, including leadership, volunteer work, community service or involvement, and artistic accomplishment. Scholarships are available to U.S. and non-U.S. citizens. Students who wish to be considered for achievement scholarships may be asked to provide additional materials as part of their application for admission.

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.

 

This scholarship would support any degree that a student should pursue, similar to the initial description.

Our goal with the Little Bundle Superdad Scholarship is to make things a little easier for single dads and their loved ones. Similar to our Supermom Scholarship, twice a year, we’re giving one high school winner and one college winner help with tuition, in the form of a $1,000 high school award and a $2,000 college award. Each winner will also be entitled to a year of free organic baby formula from Little Bundle, which can be redeemed right away, deferred for later use, or donated to a friend or loved one.
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. 

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Rising high school seniors may apply for the scholarship as early as mid-June between junior and senior year. A National Board awards 4-year and 3-year advance-designee scholarships worth up to $57,000.
Our founder, Walter J. Brown, believed college education provided the best avenue towards success and fulfillment. In 1970, he established a private Foundation to support that belief. The Watson-Brown Foundation scholarships are awarded to students from communities in and near the Savannah River valley where Brown was raised and spent the majority of his adult life.
Women In Defense 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.

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Zeta Phi Beta Scholarship
The Ladies of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc., The Tau Omicron Zeta chapter are proud to offer two college scholarships of $1,000 to 2021 graduating seniors. The Essay Scholarship is available to female senior students to apply to a college/university of their choice. To be considered for this scholarship you must submit a 500 word essay that describes why you deserve a scholarship
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