College Scholarship Information
College Scholarship Opportunities:
COSLHS Guidance Page: https://coslhs.schoolinsites.com/guidance
Young American Patriotic Art Award: Compete for a chance to earn a $15,000 scholarship. Open to all students in grades 9-12. For rules, visit https://vfwauxiliary.org/scholarships/young-american-creative-patriotic-art-contest/. Student entries must be submitted to VFW Auxiliary 6632 by the end of March each year. You can contact Kathryn Rowold at 618-282-6122 for more information.
Horatio Alger National Career & Technical Scholarship Program: Open to anyone completing high school by 2019 who is under 30 and enrolled in a 2-year or less career or technical program. Apply online at: application.horatioalger.org
Concordia University Nebraska offers a minimum of $17,000 per year in scholarships and grants to graduates of Lutheran High Schools.
Concordia St. Paul offers a minimum of $17,000 per year in scholarships and grants to students going into church work. https://www.csp.edu/churchworktuitionguarantee/
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign: Is offering free tuition for incoming 2019 freshmen and transfer students with a family income of $61,000. For more information http://go.illinois.edu/Commitment
RevenueZen: Open to seniors and current college students. Create a YouTube video explaining how you would innovate the hiring process by using social selling. The contest is an annual one. Entries are due December 15 of each year. RevenueZen Social Selling Scholarship
Websites to check for more scholarships:
Some scholarships are open to all students, not just seniors, it is never too early to start applying.
Student Scholarships: https://studentscholarships.org/ (This one has lots of advertising & affiliated links, read carefully before signing up for anything.)
Sallie Mae: https://www.salliemae.com/college-planning/ (They provide student loans, but they also have a large section on scholarships.)
Scholarship Experts: https://www.unigo.com/scholarships#fromscholarshipexperts
College planning information: wellsfargo.com/getcollegeready