Mercer University School of Engineering Scholarship
Seniors who are interested in applying to Mercer for their engineering or technical communication program should stop by the counseling office and turn in a resume and senior information sheet to Coach Brown.
October 11, 2013
Washington University in St. Louis Danforth Scholarship Program
Seniors who have exhibited a capacity for service and leadership, as well as academic excellence, can ask to be nominated. For more information look in the NFHS Scholarship Bucket in the Counseling Office.
October 15, 2013 (Has to be received by this date)
Wendy’s High School Heisman
This scholarship is for seniors who have at least a B (3.0) Average and participate in one of the 27 sports that are eligible. The ideal student will demonstrate leadership in the school and community. Applications and more information online www.wendyshighschoolheisman.com
October 2, 2013
AES Engineers Scholarship
Seniors who plan to attend a post secondary educational facility may apply for this scholarship. You are not required to take engineering courses to be eligible. Students must submit an essay between 500 and 1000 words responding to the prompt, “Reflecting on your personal experiences and/or circumstances, tell us something about yourself that distinguishes you as a potential scholarship candidate.There is no application packet for this award. Submit essay to: firstname.lastname@example.org www.aesengineers.com/scholarships.htm
October 4, 2013
Georgia Tech Presidential Scholarship
Students applying to Georgia Tech and interested in this program must apply to GT by October 15. There is no additional application to determine semifinalists.
October 15, 2013
Hotelscheap Corporate Scholarship: Fall 2013
Our company is interested in helping students who demonstrate a strong aptitude for learning, and have a drive to improve themselves, and society in general. Winners will be determined by our executive team each spring and fall semester. To apply visit http://atlanta.hotelscheap.org/atl-scholarship
October 15, 2013
Coca Cola Scholars Program
Seniors who are planning on going to college next year with at least a 3.0 GPA may apply for this scholarship. For more information please visit https://www.coca-colascholars.org/page.aspx?pid=388
October 31, 2013
Voice for Democracy
Any High School student can apply for this scholarship. Students must record your own 3-5 minute personal essay. Students can find more information in the WFHS scholarship bucket (in Counseling Office) or at http://www.vfw.org/Community/Voice-of-Democracy/
November 1, 2013
Foundation Fellowship and Bernard Ramsey Scholarship
Seniors applying to UGA are eligible for this scholarship. Students should have a 3.8 GPA and a minimum score of a 2100 on SAT or 31 on ACT. Students must demonstrate high degree of intellectual drive and curiosity and possess superior leadership. www.uga.edu/honors and www.admissions.uga.edu
Seniors who operate their own small business are eligible to receive this award. Visit http://www.nfib.com/yef/yef-programs/young-entrepreneur-awards for more information.
October 1 - December 18, 2013
John F. Kennedy Library Foundation Scholarship
Students who would like to write a Profile in Courage Essay are eligible for this scholarship. The essay is 1000 words or less and must demonstrate an understanding of political courage as described by John F. Kennedy in Profiles in Courage. More information available at http://www.jfklibrary.org/Education/Profile-in-Courage-Essay-Contest/Eligibility-and-Requirements.aspx
January 6, 2014
GE Regan Scholarship
This scholarship is designed for seniors who demonstrate leadership, drive, integrity, and citizenship. To be eligible students must demonstrate leadership, have a 3.0 GPA, demonstrate financial aid, and be a US citizen. More information can be found at http://www.reaganfoundation.org/scholarships
January 9, 2014
Sawnee Electric Foundation Scholarship
Seniors who are served by Sawnee EMC may apply for this scholarship. The scholarship must be used at an accredited college, university or technical school. Applicants must complete a required essay. Finalists will be required to attend an interview. Applications are in the counseling office
January 10, 2014
BBB Student of Integrity Scholarship
Seniors are eligible to apply for this scholarship. Students must write an essay and submit a transcript and required paperwork. Applications and more can be found at http://atlanta.bbb.org/2014-student-of-integrity-scholarship/
January 31, 2014
North Georgia College and State University Military Scholarship
This is a merit-based scholarship that provides full assistance for four years of study at North Georgia College and State University. For more information log on to http://ung.edu/military-college/scholarships-and-grants/georgia-military-scholarship-steps.php
February 1, 2014
Herff Jones Believe in You Scholarship & Principal’s Award
One well-rounded student will be nominated by West based on leadership, academic performance and community service. The nominee will compete nationally for scholarship awards of 2K, 5K, 8K, and 12K. If interested see Coach Brown in the Counseling office.
February 3, 2014
National APCA Scholarship Program
Applicants will be evaluated on the basis of their scholastic and personal achievements, leadership, community involvement, work experience, a letter of recommendation and personal essay. More info can be found at http://www.apca-att.org/scholarship.html.
11:59 pm Pacific Standard Time February 15, 2014.
GFB Scholarship for Agriculture
Available to Georgia high school seniors that enroll in a unit of The University of Georgia or Berry College, pursuing family and consumer sciences or a related agricultural field. For more information or to apply log onto www.gfb.org/program/aic.
February 21, 2014
Buick Achievers Scholarship
This scholarship is for seniors planning on attending a college or university and pursuing a technology or engineering degree. For more information please visit http://www.buickachievers.com/
5pm February 28, 2014
Sawnee Electric 2013 Washington Tour
Juniors and Seniors interested in an all expense paid trip to Washington D.C. should apply for this scholarship. Students will learn about electric cooperatives, American History, and the U.S. Government. More information is in the counseling office
5pm February 28, 2014
Georgia United Credit Union Vernon Carne Scholarship
This Scholarship is available for students who bank at Georgia United Credit Union. A student is eligible if their parent banks at Georgia Credit Union as well. For an online application and program rules, visit georgiaunitedcu.org or contact us at (770) 476-6409
March 1, 2014
Hamilton Relay Scholarship
Seniors who are deaf, hard of hearing, deaf-blind, or has difficulty speaking may apply for this scholarship. Applications can be found at http://www.hamiltonrelay.com/index.html
March 3, 2014
Georgia Fire Sprinkler Association awards scholarships
The GFSA State Scholarship Essay Contest is open to high school seniors in Georgia who plan to further their education at a college/university or certified trade school in the United States. The scholarship is not based on financial need. Relatives of GFSA board members may not enter. More info can be found at http://www.georgiafiresprinkler.org/events/essay-contest/
March 11, 2014
Sawnee Women’s Club Scholarship
Seniors (male or female) who will be enrolled as a freshman next year can apply for this scholarship. Students must have a GPA of at least a 3.0 and be a Forsyth County resident. Eligibility and applications can be found at http://sawneewomansclub.org/scholarship-applications-due-march-28-2014/
March 28, 2014
WFHS PTO Scholarship
Seniors with at least a 2.5 GPA are eligible for this scholarship. Applications are in the counseling office.
3:30pm April 18, 2013
Couch Orthodontic Scholarship
This scholarship is for Seniors who are past patients of Dr. Whitney or currently with Dr. Couch. Students must have at least a 3.3 GPA, strong moral character, and participate in extra-curricular activities. Please direct any questions to Laura Daniel at email@example.com or 770-887-3258.
May 1, 2014
MSG Foundation Scholarship
This is a scholarship for Forsyth County Seniors. This scholarship is based not only on scholastic merit, but community involvement and financial necessity. More information and applications are in the counseling office.
The A&F Scholarships are available to all high school juniors and seniors as well as all students currently registered in any accredited post secondary institution. To apply for this scholarship you will need to write an essay on “Every generation faces new challenges and new problems. What do you think is the biggest difference between your generation and older generations? How do you think these differences will affect the future of our country and/or your career choice?” More information is on the website http://www.abbottandfenner.com/scholarships.htm
June 14, 2014
Student athletes are invited to apply for this scholarship. Students must be seniors who will be attending a post secondary institution. For more information please visit http://www.bigsunathletics.com/
June 20, 2014
SunTrust Off To College Scholarship Sweepstakes
This scholarship is free to enter and eligibility is not based on GPA or financial need. There will be one winner chosen every two weeks for a $1000 scholarship. Enter online at offtocollege.info.