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Randolph Sports Council Scholarship- Two Senior Student athletes (One Male, One Female) from each of the 7 high schools will be selected for the awards. Student has lettered in a varsity sport for 2 or more years, have a GPA of 2.5 or higher, is a positive influence in the academic setting, demonstrates a willingness to learn and e successful academically. Positive influence on his/her peers, strong sense of right and wrong and a conviction to do what is right in the face of adversity, strong work ethic, compassion for others, courageous and honest and a true sportsman. For a complete application please see Mrs. Atkins, all applications are due back by April 22.
Archdale Trinity Rotary Club-Each year the Rotary Club offers a $500.00 college scholarship to a deserving student from both THS and WHS. The recipient will e selected based on their scholastic achievement, character, and their community involvement which displays the Rotary International Motto of Service about Self. For a complete application see Mrs. Atkins. All applications must be turned into the PRESIDENT OF THE ROTARY CLUB by FRIDAY APRIL 19 at 5:00---THIS IS SPRING BREAK SO DO NOT FORGET!!!!!!
Heart of the Piedmont Chapter of the American Business Women’s Association
Offers an Impact Scholarship Worth $1,000- Greensboro, NC – The Heart of the Piedmont Chapter of the American Business Women’s Association (ABWA) is offering one scholarship worth $1,000, funded through the Stephen Bufton Memorial Educational Fund to one deserving area student. Each year, local chapters of ABWA provide Stephen Bufton Memorial Scholarships (SBMEF) to female students who will be attending accredited U.S. colleges, universities and community/vocational schools. Applicants for this scholarship must be citizens of the United States; residents of Cabarrus, Davidson, Forsyth, Guilford, Randolph, Rockingham, or Wayne County, NC; High school graduating seniors, college freshman, or sophomore, entering in August 2019 and attending any accredited community college with a GPA of 3.0 or higher. Eligible women interested in applying for the scholarship should contact:
Heart of the Piedmont Chapter of ABWA
Applications must be completed by May 15 at www.sbmef.org . A minimum of three (3) eligible completed
applications are required in order for the scholarship to be awarded.The scholarship recipient will be notified in July 2019. SBMEF, ABWA’s national educational fund, is one of the most highly respected grant and scholarship funds in the country.
The North Carolina Society of Accountants Scholarship Foundation-This year a $750.00 scholarship is available for students are interesting in pursuing the profession of Accounting. This is for either a 2 yr or 4 yr accounting program. For a complete application and description, please see Mrs. Atkins. Deadline is prior to April 15.
Archdale Trinity Little League Basketball Association Scholarship- In memory of Chris Grantham= Scholarship is in the amount of $250.00, This scholarship is opened for any student who played or cheered for ATLLB. For a complete application please see Mrs. Atkins. All applications are due April 30...
LeRoy K. Taul Scholarship Graduating Senior from a Randolph County public high school with a minimum 3.0 GPA and financial need; desire to be a veterinarian is given preferential consideration.
Scholarship amount for 2019: Up to $850.00 is available. The following link will provide the application/information regarding this scholarship.
Richard Ellis Scholarship Graduating senior from a high school in Randolph County pursuing an education in the field of agriculture at a school of higher learning.
Scholarship amount for 2019: Up to $1,710.00 is available. The following link will provide the application/information regarding this scholarship.
Robert and Judy Upchurch Scholarship- A $500.00 scholarship is offered to a Wheatmore Senior. A 200-300 word autobiographical essay in which the student discusses a significant experience, community involvement and the qualities of character and leadership that are important to achieving their goals is required. Please see Mrs. Atkins for an applications. All applications must be submitted by Friday April 12.
Scholarship announced for children of NC military families- Pat C. Smith, President of the 2,000-member NC Federation of Republican Women, announced a $1,000 merit-based scholarship to an accredited NC college, vocational, or technical institution.
An eligible recipient is an NC High School Senior who is either:
Randolph County Retired School Personnel Scholarship- The RCRSP is offering a one thousand dollar ($1000) scholarship to a senior who will be graduating this spring from one of the public high schools in Randolph County. This scholarship will be awarded to a student who plans to pursue a career in education. Friday April 12 is the deadline for receiving the completed applications including letters of recommendation, photo, and transcripts. For a complete application please see Mrs. Atkins.
Democratic Women of Randolph County- The Democratic Women of Randolph County have established a $500.00 scholarship available to any Randolph County Senior who has or will meet the following requirements:
Charles R. Ullman and Associates to announce a 2019 scholarship for North Carolina Students sponsored by the firm.
The scholarship offers three cash awards to the top three essays responding to the following prompt:
"How can men become allies for the MeToo movement? Since the movement promotes women speaking out, what can men to do make victims of harassment become more comfortable speaking out? How do you think the movement has changed environments in the workplace, social life, and other areas?"
We are hoping to get more applicants this year, so I'm writing to you in the hope that you will share this with your seniors planning to attend a college or university. The deadline is April 15th, 2019, and winners will be announced by May 15th.
You can view the link to the scholarship details and application here: www.charlesullman.com/scholarship-essay-contest
The Wheatmore High School Athletic Booster Club Scholarship- two$750.00 scholarships will be awarded. Two years of varsity experience and/or two seasons of varsity experience at WHS. One WHS coaches recommendation, minimum of 3.0 unweighted GPA. A letter of interest addressed to the Athletic Booster Club Scholarship Committee of why you can benefit fro this scholarship is required. A one page typed essay on "Why being a part of a team is important", a copy of your transcript. The Boosters will hold a final interview on May 19 at 4:00 in the Media center. Students must attend the interview to be considered for this scholarship. Completed applications are due to Mrs. Atkins by April 26.
Albert Lee Wright, Jr. Memorial Migrant Scholarship NASDME is proud to announce that we are accepting applications for the Albert Lee Wright, Jr. Memorial Migrant Scholarship. This scholarship, in the amount of $3,000 or more, will be awarded to one or more migratory students at the Opening General Session of the 2019 National Migrant Education Conference in New Orleans, Louisiana.
We will be honoring the hard work of the recipient mobile student or students who has/have overcome many obstacles in the path to higher education.
We urge you to spread the word about this scholarship far and wide.
Please note that the full set of application materials must be RECEIVED in DC by March 1, 2019. Many years we get applications after the deadline, which we cannot review. Please advise students, counselors, teachers and others helping students with this application to plan mailing so that receipt in DC is guaranteed no later than March 1. No faxed or emailed applications will be accepted or considered.
The scholarship is intended for migratory high school seniors who will be attending post-secondary institutions.
Brady Cobin Law Group with a great scholarship contest for your students. The scholarship is open now and will be closing on May 1st, 2019. There are three prizes available totaling $4,500. Students who apply must submit an essay of approximately 500 words, the topics can be found here; https://ncestateplanning.com/scholarship/. High school and college/university students across the United States are eligible. Those younger than 17 will need parental consent to apply.
Each year the State Employees Association of North Carolina (SEANC) Scholarship Foundation, Inc. offers academic scholarships to the dependents of SEANC members.
The Scholarship Foundation will award 49 annual scholarships for the 2019-2020 school year.
Only SEANC members in good standing, their spouses and/or dependent child(ren) are eligible to receive scholarships. Membership in teachers’ organizations or the State Employees’ Credit Union (SECU) does not constitute eligibility for a SEANC Foundation Scholarship.
Click on the links below to view each scholarship application:
If the student is uncertain of the District Number, please have the SEANC member to contact the SEANC Office for their number at (919)833-6436, and ask for Phyllis Perry.
All applications must be postmarked by April 15, 2019.
If you have a student who is interested in applying for a scholarship, but whose parent is not a member of SEANC, please direct them to www.seanc.org to join. The parent must be a state or local government employee or retired state employee to join. Membership dues must be paid current prior to April 15, 2019.
Financial need applicants must include a copy of the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and Student Aid Report (SAR) Summary without an asterisk.
The student must be enrolled as a full-time student for the 2019-2020 school year.
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The Ferree Foundation- The Ferree Foundation is a private foundation offering low interest educational loans and a limited number of scholarships to Randolph County, North Carolina, students who are pursuing higher education. The Foundation is based in Asheboro, North Carolina, and limits awards to Randolph County residents. The scholarship application and loan application are available in Mrs. Atkins office. Deadline for application is April 12, 2019. Please see Mrs. Atkins for more information.
The Chase "DoDo" Bulla Memorial Linesman Scholarship- A $800.00 scholarship is available for any graduating senior from Wheatmore High School who is interested in pursuing a career as a linesman and attending Forsyth Technical Community College or any licensed Linesman certification program. For a complete application see Mrs. Atkins. Application deadline is April 12, 2019
The Grown-Ups Benefits Scholarship- The Grown Ups Benefit's Scholarship is available for any WHS student. Applications are available in Mrs. Atkins office. Due date is April 12, 2019 (Friday before Spring Break). This scholarship is funded by a group of local adults who raise money for families with medical hardships.