Scholarship listings: Updated September 3, 2014
Leaders and Achievers Scholarship Program Are you a senior with a GPA of 2.8 or higher
who plans to attend college or a vocational or technical school? Have you
demonstrated leadership abilities through work experience or school activities?
Are you committed to and involved in community service? WMHS can nominate one
student for consideration for this $1000 scholarship. If the above criteria
apply to you and you would like to be considered for nomination for this scholarship
please submit to your counselor a description of your leadership and community
service activities. DEADLINE: Must be received in the WMHS counseling office
by October 31, 2014
Elks National Foundation Most Valuable Student Scholarship contest
is available to high school seniors. The applications will be judged on
scholarship, leadership and financial need. Scholarships are awarded at the
local, state and national level. Applications are available on-line at www.elks.org/enf/scholars
cannot be submitted on-line and must be returned to the Elk Lodge closest to
the applicant. A list of Elk lodges is available on line at www.elks.org
Those applications going to the
Staunton Elk Lodge may be mailed to the Staunton Elk Lodge at P.O. Box 2681
Staunton, VA 24401 or hand delivered to the Staunton Elk Lodge at 29 Tams
Street in Staunton in time to be received by the due date.
DEADLINE: Must be received by December 5, 2014
Elk Legacy Scholarship competition
is open to any high school senior that will be attending college who are
children or grandchildren of dues-paying Elks. Applicants compete separately
against other children and grandchildren from Virginia. They are judged on the
core values of the Elks National Foundation: knowledge, charity, community service,
and integrity. Information about eligibility and to obtain an application is
available at www.elks.org/enf/scholars. DEADLINE: Applications
are submitted on-line only and the deadline is January 30, 2015.
studentscholarships.org - Scholarship search site for seniors and underclassmen. Additional information on this website includes - career and salary information, academic majors, and a virtual tour. Visit studentscholarships.org
csopportunity.org - scholarships for low income and/or minority students
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