March 2, 2015
Cobb School Counselor Association Scholarship
A non-renewable $500 scholarship will be awarded to a deserving graduating high school senior. The criteria for the scholarship are as follows: Student has served as a peer helper, peer tutor or performed some type of service work; Student is a graduating senior; Student has a minimum 2.5 GPA; Letter of recommendation; and Written essay. Applications are here Download CSCA Scholarship 2015 and are due April 2nd.
Italian American Ancestry Scholarship
American citizens of Italian descent are eligible for this award. It is not based on financial need, or athletics. It is an award for academic excellence and considers high school academic achievements, overall GPA, SAT and ACT scores and a written essay. Applications are here Download Italian American Scholarship and are due May 1st.
Georgia Tech – Bryan Scholarship
A $1,000 scholarship is offered by the Chi Psi fraternity to any senior male student graduating high school in 2015 who will attend Georgia Tech. The scholarship is awarded to a young man who best exemplifies the ideals of the Chi Psi fraternity. Application is due April 30th and is here Download Georgia Tech - Bryan Scholarship.
Money Smart Teen Essay Contest
The Community Foundation for Financial Literacy is hosting an essay contest in the amount of $2500 in scholarship prizes for The Smart Money Week annual event. I would love to see if the essay contest information could be distributed at your school, so students have the opportunity to participate.Attached are files with the information about the scholarship, and you can also go to http://www.moneysmartweek.org/teen for more information. Extended deadline is March 13th