These sites may provide additional scholarship opportunities.
- www.fastweb.com (huge site)
- www.scholarshiphelp.org (understanding scholarships)
- www.cesda.org (financial aid/scholarship info)
- www.collegeboard.org (free scholarship search)
- www.collegenet.com/mach25 (database of over 600,000 awards)
- www.commonapp.org (financial aid/scholarship info)
- www.collegeanswer.com (scholarship info tied to Sallie Mae Corp.)
PCA AWARDS SCHOLARSHIPS:
PCA awards scholarships of $1,000-$2,000 (depending on location) to high school athletes, based on their essays explaining how they meet the standard defined in Elevating Your Game: Becoming a Triple-Impact Competitor >>by PCA Founder Jim Thompson, SMWS Athletic Director Mike Hawkes has copies of the book if anyone would like to write an essay.
Best Buy $1,000 Scholarship
Students who demonstrate good grades, commitment to community service and/or work experience are eligible to apply.
Apply Dec. 26-Feb. 15, 2013 online at http://pr.bby.com
Scholarship opportunity – Honoring the All-Around High School Student: The Discus Awards
Potential College Scholarships for Juniors: http://www.truman.gov/
Templeton Press is sponsoring an essay contest that is open to any high school senior who intends to enroll at an institution of higher learning by fall of 2013. The contest has no special requirements; it only asks each entrant to write a thoughtful essay about his or her life’s purpose. Contestants will be judged solely on the quality of their ideas and their ability to express themselves. The contest carries prizes ranging from $1,000 up to $5,000 and it runs through December 31, 2012.
Full entry information can be found at: http://lawsoflifecontest.com/