KENMORE WEST SCHOLARSHIP BULLETIN
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PLEASE NOTE: Legitimate scholarships do NOT cost money - EVER
FREE SCHOLARSHIP WEBSITES:
COCA-COLA SCHOLARS PROGRAM
Eligibility: Seniors may apply online at https://www.coca-colascholarsfoundation.org/
Amounts: One hundred fifty $20,000 scholarships will be awarded
Deadline: October 31 at 5 p.m.
ELKS MOST VALUABLE STUDENT SCHOLARSHIP
Eligibility: Seniors pursuing a four-year degree may apply. Applicants will be judged on scholarship, leadership, and financial need. Go to www.elks.org/scholars/scholarships/mvs.cfm
Amounts: Awards range from $1,000 per year to $12,500 per year
Deadline: November 15
EXCELSIOR SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
Applicants must be residents of New York State for 12 continuous months prior to beginning of the term, be a U.S. citizen. Students must be pursuing an undergraduate degree at a SUNY or CUNY college, including community colleges and the statutory colleges at Cornell University and Alfred University.
Amounts: up to $5,500. Please note that the COVID -19 pandemic has dramatically reduced state revenues and the processing of new applications is pending on Federal assistance. Excelsior Scholarship awards may have to be reduced and/or prioritized under the program.
Amount: up to $5,500
HEISMAN HIGH SCHOOL SCHOLARSHIP MOST VALUABLE STUDENT
Eligibility: High school senior athletes that excel in the classroom, on the field, and in the community are eligible.
Amounts: $500 (state winners), $1,000 (national finalists), $5,000 (national winners)
Deadline: October 19
NATIONAL SOCIETY DAUGHTERS OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION
Eligibility: Seniors may apply. Awards are based on academic excellence, commitment to the field of study, and/or financial need. Go to www.dar.org/national-society/scholarships
Amounts: awards range from $500-$5,000
Deadline: January 31 (applications not accepted until November 1)
PRUDENTIAL SPIRIT OF COMMUNITY AWARDS
Eligibility: go to www.prudential.com/links/about/emergingvisionaries to apply online. Students ages 14 – 18 may apply.
Amounts: up to $15,000
Deadline: November 4
ZOMBIE APOCALYPE SCHOLARSHIP
Eligibility: applicants must be 14 years of age or older and must submit an online written response.
Deadline: October 31