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VALLEY VIEW HIGH SCHOOL

SCHOLARSHIP LIST

Money is out there, it’s up to you to go and get it!

                            May 10, 2019

   

Most applications are available online.  If not, please check the College and Career Center for a paper application.

If letters of recommendation are required, please contact your potential recommending person well in advance of deadlines

to allow sufficient time for processing within busy schedules.  Thank you.

 

Any transcripts needed must be ordered through www.parchment.com.  Allow 5-7 days processing.

 

Triple-Impact Competitor Scholarship

$500 - $2,000 (50 available)

For high school juniors (class of 2020) residing in the U.S. and playing for a high school team or in club sports.  Required:  online application, Min. 2.5 GPA, response to 3 essay prompts, emailed reference from a coach, teacher or counselor, and 1 person familiar with applicant’s Triple-Impact Competitor principles.  More info and application at:

https://positivecoach.org/awards-programs/triple-impact-competitor-scholarships

May 31, 2019

Discover College Covered Scholarship

$5,000 (12 available)

Graduating seniors who will be enrolled at least half-time in a Bachelor’s or Associate’s degree program.  Enter by registering online with a valid email address to receive email marketing messages from Discover.com. (New scholarship period every month)

https://www.discover.com/student-loans/scholarships/award.html

May 31, 2019

Dance Discovery Foundation Scholarship

$100 - $2,000

Graduating seniors planning to pursue a career in dance and the performing arts.  Required:  U.S.  Citizen, min. 3.0 GPA.  For additional eligibility criteria and to apply:

http://www.dancediscoveryfoundation.org/scholarship

May 31, 2019

The ACT scholarship giveaway

$5,000 plus a $5,000 tech pkg.

For 10th and 11th grade students who are registering to take the April, June, or July ACT college entrance exams who also opt to participate in the scholarship giveaway.  One winner for each test date plus one Grand Prize winner of $40,000.  For rules, to register and alternate method of entry visit:  http://www.act.org/

Jun 14, 2019

Women Forward in Technology Scholarship

$3,000 (several available)

Graduating young women accepted into full-time enrollment at an accredited university in the US in a STEM field.  Required:  Minimum 3.5 GPA, transcript, 1 letter of recommendation, online application.  Details at: https://www.distilnetworks.com/women-forward-in-technology-scholarship/

Jun. 15, 2019

Horatio Alger Nat’l Career & Technical Scholarship

Up to $2,500 (over 1,000 available)

Graduating seniors enrolling in a 2-year or less career or technical degree/certificate program and not-for-profit post-secondary institution.  Required:  U.S. Citizen, demonstrate financial need (Pell Grant eligible), complete online application.

https://scholars.horatioalger.org/scholarships/about-our-scholarship-programs/technical/

Jun 15, 2019

FormSwift Scholarships

$1,000

Graduating seniors enrolling in an accredited 2- or 4-year college, university, or trade school who are driven, up-and-coming entrepreneurs who are ready to commit to building a better world through business ideas.  Create a unique business plan infographic on one of the following businesses:  Startup, Clothing, Non-Profit, Restaurant, or Transportation.  For details and application:  https://formswift.com/startup-scholarship

Jun 15, 2019

Breakthrough Junior Challenge

$250,000 plus $150K for your school

Open to students 13-18 years old.  Minors must have parent permission.  Enter by submitting online application.  Also submit an up to 3-minute video explaining a big scientific idea in Physics, Life Sciences or Mathematics.  More details and to enter:

https://breakthroughjuniorchallenge.org/

Jun 15, 2019

OppU Achievers Scholarship

$2,500

Graduating seniors enrolling in a college or university.  Required:  Minimum 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale (unweighted), up to 500-word essay per prompt, parent permission if under 18.  https://www.opploans.com/scholarship/

Jun 30, 2019

Korean American Scholarship foundation

$500 - $5,000

Graduating seniors with Korean heritage planning to attend a college in the Western Region.  Required:  Min. 3.0 GPA, financial need, scholastic achievement, recommendations, extracurricular activities.

https://www.kasf.org/scholarship-info/

Jun 30, 2019

California Association of Collectors

$1,500 - $2,500

For current high school juniors and seniors who will be attending any accredited public or private college, university, or trade school.  Required:  application and 700-1,000 word essay per prompt.  http://cacesf.org/rules_app.html

Jun 30, 2019

Aero Club of Southern CA Scholarship

$2,500

Juniors or Seniors who plan to pursue studies in aviation or aerospace.  Required:  typewritten statement of Aviation/Aerospace career goals, educational plans, and any work experience in Aviation/Aerospace.  2 letters of recommendation, Official Transcript.  See info sheet for detailed specific details.  https://www.aeroclubsocal.org/scholarships/

Jul. 14, 2019

Teen Summer Challenge

$500 - $5,000

Teens 15-18 may work out for free at any Planet Fitness location in the U.S. during the summer.  You must sign up in person at a location and teens under 18 must bring a parent or guardian to sign up.  All teens who sign up are entered into a scholarship sweepstakes.  More info at:  https://www.planetfitness.com/sweepstakes-rules

Sep. 2, 2019

Going Merry Scholarship Matches

Varies

Free scholarship matching website.  Once you sign up and fill out a profile you get matched to scholarships that fit your background, academics, interests, etc.

https://www.goingmerry.com/

Ongoing

FIDM CTE Scholarship

$1,000

For Juniors and Seniors planning to attend FIDM and currently taking a CTE class in TV/Video Production, Retail Sales and Marketing, or related fields.  This and other scholarships available up to full tuition for one year.  Apply at:

http://fidm.edu/en/admissions/how+to+apply

Ongoing

Raise.me

Micro-Scholarships

Up to $1,000

Did you know you could earn a scholarship every time you got a good grade in high school?  You can also earn money for playing sports, volunteering in the community, participating in school clubs, being a leader and even for those PSAT scores you just received! On Raise.me you can earn these micro-scholarships towards over 200 colleges for everything you’ve done throughout high school! Get started before the college deadlines pass, so go earn your first micro-scholarship.  Go to:   https://www.raise.me/join/5246466937.

It’s free and you can earn money for doing everything you’re already doing!

Ongoing

Scholly Scholarships

Varies

Scholly, featured on Shark Tank, is an easy way to find scholarships for High School Seniors, undergraduate, and graduate students.  Scholly’s adaptive matching engine promises to deliver smarter, targeted lists of scholarships and not burden students with random scholarships they don’t qualify for or advertisements.  $2.99 per month.

More info at:  https://myscholly.com/

Ongoing

Other resources for Financial Aid and Scholarships:

www.csac.ca.gov                               www.collegequest.com          www.fafsa.gov               www.collegeboard.org

www.meritaid.com                           www.fastaid.com                     www.collegenet.com      https://www.goingmerry.com/

www.petersons.com                        www.gocollege.com        www.studentaid.ed.gov        www.scholarships.com www.scholarshipamerica.org          www.ScholarshipExperts.com               www.icanaffordcollege.com           

www.studentscholarships.org/scholarship.php                         www.thecommunityfoundation.net

http://www.college-scholarships.com/         www.fastweb.com               https://www.mappingyourfuture.org/

https://bigfuture.collegeboard.org/              https://www.raise.me/               https://www.unigo.com/ 

https://www.cappex.com/              https://colleges.niche.com/scholarships/               https://www.goodcall.com/scholarship