The AXA Achievementsm Scholarship offers college scholarships of $10,000 and $25,000 to high school seniors who have demonstrated outstanding achievement in their activities in school, the community or the workplace. The scholarship is sponsored by the AXA Foundation, in association with U.S. News & World Report.
The 2015 program will be accepting applications from September 8, 2014 until 10,000 applications are submitted or 11:59 p.m. CST on December 15, 2014, whichever comes first. Your application MUST be one of the first 10,000 submitted electronically by the deadline date. Log onto https://us.axa.com/axa-foundation/about.html
Better Business Bureau
BBB is proud to announce the call for entries for our 2015 Student of Integrity Scholarships. Our scholarship program is funded by our Educational Foundation and each year we give six $1,000 scholarships to high school seniors who will be graduating in 2015.
Students must attend an accredited high school in one of the following counties: Banks, Barrow, Bartow, Carroll, Cherokee, Clarke, Clayton, Cobb, Coweta, Dawson, Dekalb, Douglas, Elbert, Fayette, Forsyth, Franklin, Fulton, Gwinnett, Habersham, Hall, Haralson, Hart, Henry, Jackson, Lumpkin, Madison, Morgan, Newton, Oconee, Oglethorpe, Paulding, Pickens, Pike, Polk, Rabun, Rockdale, Spalding, Stephens, Towns, Union, Walton and White Counties.
Entries will be accepted beginning December 1st and the deadline for entries will be February 13, 2015.
2015 Student of Integrity Scholarship: Topic & Instructions
1. Students must write an essay, not to exceed 500 words, based on the following topic: What BBB Programs and Services Strengthen Ethics/Integrity for your generation?
Students may write the essay in any form they wish. Judging will be based on how well students captured the essence of the topic and their creativity in responding.
Students must also submit the following:
2. A copy of the student’s transcript.
3. A one page letter that explains the student’s leadership skills and community activities or service. Please note, this cannot be a resume or a letter of recommendation.
Please note the following instructions for submitting your entry:
ü Make three copies of all information, e.g. entry form, one page letter, transcript and essay. If your transcript is sealed, please unseal and make copies.
ü Place each entry in a pocket folder. Place all three pocket folders in a large envelope.
Mail the one large envelope to Jennifer Bentley, BBB, 503 Oak Place, Suite 590, Atlanta, GA 30349
Applications are available Download 2015 Student of Integrity Scholarship Entry Form