The Christian Connector provides a free Christian college
information service as well as a $2,500 Christian college
scholarship drawing. Students can log onto
www.ChristianConnector.com to request information and
automatically be entered in the scholarship drawing. You can also
call Christian Connector, Inc. at 800-667-0600
The Christian Connector - free Christian college information and scholarship drawing
Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship: Go to
www.jackierobinson.orgTo be eligible for a Jackie Robinson
Foundation Scholarship, an applicant must: Be a graduating,
minority high school senior , Plan to attend an accredited and
approved four-year institution within the United States, Show
leadership potential, Demonstrate a dedication to community
service, Present evidence of financial need, Be a United States
citizen, A minimum SAT score of 1,000 combined on the math and
critical reading sections or a composite ACT score of 22 , Not
possess a degree from a 2 or 4-year college when applying for the
scholarship. Application due March 30, 2012
Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship
1. Create a video that describes what servant leadership means to
you. 2. Share your video on Dayton's facebook page and collect as
many votes as possible. 3. The 10 videos with the most votes will
be reviewed by a judging panel. Three winners will be selected.
First place: $40,000 ($10,000 for 4 years) Second place: $6,000
Third Place: $4,000.
University of Dayton Video Contest
The Mensa Foundation awarded 170 scholarships totaling $77,800 in
2011. To apply for the 2012 program, send a SASE to Kentuckiana
Mensa Scholarships, 11204 Brooke Trace Cir., Louisville, KY 40229
for an application or download an application from
www.mensafoundation.org, click on "US Process,"
then "Application" on the left-hand menu.
Kentuckiana Mensa Scholarships
Forty students will win a $1,000 scholarship in a random drawing.
Available to high school seniors and college undergraduates. No
essays. Program runs October through March. Further details can
be found at usbank.com/scholarship
U. S. Bank Scholarship Program
Check out the website StudentScholarships.org: Since 2003,
StudentScholarships.org has been focused on providing scholarship
information to students from Kentucky. There are numerous
scholarships posted here for which students may be eligible to
apply. Mind eligibility criteria, instructions and deadlines.
SJ Brady STOP Hunger Scholarships ($5,000): Applications for
Stephen J. Brady STOP Hunger Scholarships are accepted from
October 5 – December 5, 2011. Open to all students in high school
that are enrolled in an accredited educational institution in the
U.S. Applications found at
SJ Brady STOP Hunger Scholarships ($5,000)
Honoring the legacy and character of our nation's 40th president
through college scholarships for exemplary young leaders. Twenty
scholarships available from $10,000 to $40,000. For more
information on eligibility requirements and the online
application, go to the website:
GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program
ExxonMobil Bernard Harris Math and Science Scholarships
Named for the first African American to walk in space, ExxonMobil
Bernard Harris Math and Science Scholarships are available to
2012 graduating high school seniors in school districts
represented by the Council of the Great City Schools.
Four scholarships for two males and two females --- $5,000 each --
- will be awarded to two African American and two Hispanic
students on behalf of the former NASA astronaut, physician and
businessman, Dr. Bernard Harris. Deadline for submissions is
April 2, 2012. For students to apply, they should access the
Council's website at www.cgcs.org
ExxonMobil Bernard Harris Math and Science Scholarships
2012 Student-View Scholarship Program — $10,000 worth of
scholarships available to high school seniors who plan to attend
a four-year college, community/junior college or career school.
Log on to www.student-view.com and complete a 15-20 min.
application survey. Scholarship awarded on random drawing.
Deadline is April 22. Student Insights is a market research firm
helping colleges and universities communicate more effectively
with high school seniors. For more information on the company,
log on to www.studentinsights.com.
2012 Student-View Scholarship Program
ABAK Agriculture Scholarship Program – $1,000 scholarship for
students who have declared a major in an agricultural related
field of study or who have been accepted into an agricultural
study program. Application materials available in Student
Services scholarship box. Deadline to apply is June 1.
ABAK Agriculture Scholarship Program
$1,000 Balanced Man Scholarship for a outstanding freshman male
entering Western Kentucky University in the Fall. For a male who
embodies the principles of the Balanced Man, someone who is
academically minded and excels in other activities. Must have 21
or better ACT score. See the scholarship box for an application.
Deadline is May 1.
WKU $1,000 Balanced Man Scholarship
KY AMVETS Auxiliary Scholarship – For a high school graduate who
has been accepted into a school for a Service-oriented
profession. See the scholarship box for an application. Deadline
is April 1.
KY AMVETS Auxiliary Scholarship
15th District PTA Scholarship – Need and desire to further your
education will be considered along with academic standing.
Applications available in scholarship box or online at
www.15thdistrictpta.org/scholarships Deadline is March 25.
15th District PTA Scholarship
The Carrols LLC Community Scholarship presented by Burger King –
Deadline April 2. Applications in Scholarship Box in Student
The Carrols LLC Community Scholarship presented by Burger King
Reginald P. Gradnigo Memorial Scholarship – Financial need is
considered. Min. 2.0 GPA. Special consideration for applicants
who live in the 40216 zip code. Deadline is April 15.
Applications available in the scholarship box in Student Services.
Reginald P. Gradnigo Memorial Scholarship
Hortense B. Perry Foundation of Eta Omega Chapter, Alpha Kappa
Alpha Sorority — For young African American women who demonstrate
academic potential, financial need and ability to overcome
obstacles. Applications available in Scholarship Box in Student
Services. Deadline is March 28.
Hortense B. Perry Foundation of Eta Omega Chapter, Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority
Florence Barry Scott Education Scholarship — Must be a full time
senior in JCPS and have 3.0 or better GPA. Must not be receiving
full reimbursement of the expenses of tuition, books, etc.
Requirements: application, three references, 500 word essay.
Applications available in Scholarship Box in Student Services.
Deadline is April 6. Pick up application packets in The
Scholarship Box in Student Services.
Florence Barry Scott Education Scholarship
Kentucky Federation of Republican Women Scholarship Program —
$1000 scholarship to a college-bound senior girl who is a
registered Republican planning to enroll in a course of study at
an accredited college or university in Kentucky. Deadline is
April 16. See the scholarship box in Student Services for an
Kentucky Federation of Republican Women Scholarship Program
Every year, Bluegrass Indo-American Civic Society (BIACS) award
$1,000 one-time scholarships to high school seniors graduating in
the spring or summer of each year and who will be joining a
college for postsecondary education. BIACS has been awarding
these scholarships since 1986. This year, BIACS will be awarding
at least nine (9) scholarships, seven to the graduating high
school seniors from any of the Kentucky high school and one to a
graduate student from UK. The Banquet will be held on Sunday May
20, 2012 from 4:30 to 9:30 PM at Embassy Suites, 1801 Newtown
Pike, Lexington, KY 40511.
This scholarship is open to any graduating high school
students. Complete information is available in the package. The
application material with instructions can be downloaded from
Bluegrass Indo-American Civic Society (BIACS) Award
2012 Kentucky State Police Trooper Island Scholarship Program.
Created in 2008, the program strives to expand the mission of
Trooper Island, our boys and girls camp located on Dale Hollow
Lake in southeastern Kentucky. Our hope is to provide scholastic
financial support for young people attending a college or
technical/vocational school. Although preference will be given to
those students who attended Trooper Island camp, it is open to
all who apply. We expect to award three scholarships in the
amount of $1,000.00 to be used for the fall semester of this year.
The deadline for scholarship application submissions for the 2012
program is April 1, 2012. Find copies of the application in the
scholarship box in Student Services. Completed applications may
be sent to: Trooper Island, Inc., Sergeant Craig Sutton, P.O. Box
473, Albany, KY 42602, firstname.lastname@example.org
2012 Kentucky State Police Trooper Island Scholarship Program
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2012 Charles T. Steele Scholarships sponsored by The Louisville
Urban League Guild Scholarship Committee. Eligibiliy: Graduating
Senior, ACT score of 18 or better, GPA of 3.0 or better,
Financial Need, Have been accepted and will attend two or four-
year post-secondary insititution. Application deadline is March
30. Applications available in scholarship box in Student Services
2012 Charles T. Steele Scholarships
The Department of Chemistry of the University of Kentucky is
pleased to announce the Wilbur L. Price Scholarship for a high
school student who will become a chemistry major at the
University of Kentucky in the Fall Semester of 2012. See Ms.
Dattilo for the application. Application due March 26.
Wilbur L. Price Scholarship at UK - Chemistry majors
A $1000 scholarship for graduating seniors in the Jefferson
County Public Schools pursuing a two- or four-year degree at an
accredited institution and demonstrating a commitment to
environmental stewardship. Applications must be postmarked by
April 13, 2012. Pick up the application in the scholarship box in
Rumpke Recycling Scholarship
Check out the website for information regarding more
The Community Foundation of Louisville
Louisville Metro Housing Authority Scholarship Program: For high
school seniors and adults who reside in public housing
developments or Section 8 units. Scholarships of $1500 for one
year (renewable based on grades and funding). Eligibility also
includes 2.0 gpa, essay, application. See Ms. Dattilo/Scholarship
Box for the application. Deadline is May 1.
Louisville Metro Housing Authority Scholarship Program
Kentucky Electronic Security Association 2012 Youth Scholarship
Program: $1000 Scholarship For high school seniors whose parent
is fire personnel or active duty police. Deadline is March 30.
See the scholarship box in Student Services for application.
Kentucky Electronic Security Association 2012 Youth Scholarship
Ahrens Trade High School Alumni Association Scholarship Program:
The Alumni Association will be awarding two $1000 scholarships to
graduating seniors who are a child, grandchild or great-
grandchild of an Ahrens Alumni, either living or deceased, and
will be attending a college, university or vocational school
after graduation. There are no specific GPA requirements,
although GPA will be taken into consideration along with other
criteria. Application and guidelines are available from the
website www.ahrensalumni.org. Deadline for submission is April 1,
Ahrens Trade High School Alumni Association Scholarship Program
Sts. Mary & Elizabeth Hospital 2012 Scholarships: $3000 each with
at least 12 being awarded to deserving Seniors who live in the
primary service areas of the following zip codes: 40047, 40105,
40109, 40110, 40118, 40165, 40202, 40203, 40204, 40205, 40206,
40207, 40208, 40209, 40210, 40211, 40212, 40214, 40215, 40216,
40217, 40218, 40219, 40241, 40243, 40243, 40245, 40228, 40229,
40258, 40272. Seniors must plan to attend an accredited college
or university and sumbit application (available in Scholarship
box in Student Services), two teacher recommendations, one rec
form from a community leader, copies of test scores, copies of
parent W2 forms. Deadline for submission is April 15.
Sts. Mary & Elizabeth Hospital Scholarships
THE ZAMBIA NKRUMAH LIVE THE LEGACY SCHLOARSHIP AWARD: will be
given to two students who are involved in changing our community
and creating a legacy that promotes academic success and communal
empowerment. Five-Hundred Dollars will be awarded to each
student who meets the enclosed criteria. Award is based on
academic standing and community involvement. Students must have a
minimum 2.5 GPA and provide documentation. Two recommendations
(One from a teacher or counselor and one from an adult mentor).
Students must be involved in extra-curricular activities.
Impartial panel of judges will determine awards. Deadline is
March 16, 2012 See Scholarship Box for applications.
THE ZAMBIA NKRUMAH LIVE THE LEGACY SCHLOARSHIP AWARD
Louisville Agricultural Club Scholarships: For students who will
be enrolled in agricultural or ag-related curricula in Kentucky
and Indiana. Scholarships awarded on the basis of academic
achievement, character, citizenship, need and participation in
activities other than class work. Deadline is March 31. See the
scholarship box for applications. Awards range from $2100 to
$3600 payable over four years.
Louisville Agricultural Club Scholarships
Gray’s College Bookstore Scholarship: $250 to 1 eligible student
per school who will be attending JCTC or U of L full time, show
financial need, and have a 2.0 or better GPA. Deadline has been
extended to April 2. See Scholarship box for application.
Gray’s College Bookstore Scholarship
Rumpke Recycling Scholarship: A $1000 scholarship for graduating
seniors in the Jefferson County Public Schools pursuing a two- or
four-year degree at an accredited institution and demonstrating a
commitment to environmental stewardship. Applications must be
postmarked by April 13, 2012. Pick up the application in the
scholarship box in Student Services.
Rumpke Recycling Scholarship
Kentucky State University Carson E. Smith Scholarship: For
African American males who will enroll in K State. Must have a
min gpa of 2.0. Must demonstrate potential success in high
education and must express financial need. Deadline is May 18.
Applications available in Scholarship Box.
Kentucky State University Carson E. Smith Scholarship:
Deadline: March 31. For U. S. Students age 13 and older. Respond
in 250 words max. "Which superhero villain would you want to
change places with for a day and why?" apply at
Scholarship Points Scholarship: For U. S. High School Students.
apply at http://www.scholarshipexperts.com/notes/sp.jsp
Deadline: March 31
Scholarship Points Scholarship
Cappex "A GPA Isn't Everything" Scholarship. Deadline is March
31. apply at http://www.scholarshipexperts.com/notes/capg.jsp
Cappex "A GPA Isn't Everything" Scholarship
All About Education Scholarship: Deadline April 30. For U. S.
Students age 13 and older. Respond in 250 words max: "Tell us
what you think about the following statement: The key to fixing
our nation is 'all about education'." apply at
All About Education Scholarship
Deadline May 31. For US students graduating high school in 2012-
2015. Must register for WiseChoice. Respond in 200 words max. "Do
you think 'college fit matters' in the college selection process?
Explain your answer." Apply at
WiseChoice $2500 "Find the Right College" Scholarship
Minority Educator Recruitment and Retention Scholarships: For the
following schools: EKU, Kentucky State University, Morehead,
Murray State University, NKU, UK, U of L, and WKU. Students
applying for the MERR scholarships must meet the university’s
criteria for the scholarship and must plan to major in education.
MERR scholarships are usually in the amount of $2,500.00 per
semester and are renewable for up to four years, as long as the
student continues to major in education and maintains good
academic standing with the university. Applications available in
Student Services Scholarship Box. Deadline is April 23.
Minority Educator Recruitment and Retention Scholarships
Women in School Administration Rosa Phillips Stonestreet
Scholarship: one $500.00 scholarship to a member of the class of
2012. To be eligible for this scholarship, the female student
must enroll in a teacher certification program in an accredited
college or university in the fall of 2012. She should have
outstanding leadership qualities with a minimum GPA of 3.0.
Applications available in scholarship box in Student Services.
Deadline is May 3, 2012.
Women in School Administration Rosa Phillips Stonestreet Scholarship