First Commerce MyWay Scholarship - Deadline: March 15, 2017
The First Commerce MyWay Scholarship is accepting applications. Apply online at http://FirstCommerceCU.org/MyWayScholarship
Kids' Chance of Florida Scholarship
This scholarship is for children of workers seriously injured or killed on the job. Qualificatons and application packet are available at http://www.kidschancefl.org/scholarship-info/
Graceville Kiwanis Club - Deadline: May 1, 2017
The Graceville Kiwanis Club is awarding the Dick Wheatley Memorial Scholarship to a Graceville High School graduating senior. The application and eligibility criteria are available in the FORMS SECTION at http://www.ghs.jcsb.org Return all completed applications to Mrs. Ellerbee by the deadline.
Wiregrass Works "Hiring Night" Scholarships- Deadline: February 21, 2017
Juniors and Seniors that attend the Wiregrass Works "Hiring Night" are eligible to apply for a $500 scholarship. Details about the event can be found in the FORMS SECTION at http://www.ghs.jcsb.org
FAMU Alumni Association Scholarship - Deadline: March 17, 2017
The FAMU Alumni Assocation will award 4-$1,000 scholarships. The applcation and requirements are available for download in the FORMS SECTION at http://www.ghs.jcsb.org
The Johnson Scholarship Foundation Scholarships
1. Children of UPS Employees - Deadline: April 15, 2017
2. Students with Disabilities attending a State university - Deadline: May 1, 2017
Applications are available at http://www.jsf.bz/apply.html#apply
Community South Credit Union Scholarship - Deadline: April 12, 2017
Community South Credit Union is accepting applications for their scholarship. The application and requirments are available for download in the FORMS SECTION at http://www.ghs.jcsb.org
The Online Guide to Scholarships, Financial Aid and More
Numerous scholarships available for students of all demographics at http://blackstudents.blacknews.com/
State Farm Good Neighbor Scholarship - Deadline: March 1, 2017 or first 700 submitted applications
This scholarship is open to 2017 graduating seniors with a GPA between 2.5 and 3.2 and are a U.S. citizen. Apply online at https://www.scholarshipamerica.org/statefarmgoodneighborscholarship/
Better Business Bureau Foundation Scholarship - Deadline: Postmarked by March 31, 2017
The BBB Foundation is accepting applications for the 2017 Student Ethics Scholarship. This is a $1,000 scholarship available to juniors and seniors. The application packet is available for download in the FORMS SECTION at http://www.ghs.jcsb.org
Ken Armstrong Memorial Scholarship - Deadline: Postmarked by April 17, 2017
The Ken Armstrong Scholarship Fund is a $1,000 scholarship awarded to a Graceville High School Senior student athlete. Scholarship requirements and application are available in the FORMS SECTION at http://www.ghs.jcsb.org
West Jackson County Retired Educators Scholarship - Deadline: February 1, 2017
The West Jackson County Retired Educators is awarding a one-time scholarship to a Graceville High School graduating senior. Applications are available in the FORMS SECTION at http://www.ghs.jcsb.org
Jimmy Rane Foundation Scholarship - Deadline: February 8, 2017
Apply for this scholarship at http://jimmyranefoundation.org/index.php
Grow Ag Leaders Scholarship Program (Monsanto Fund) - Deadline: February 1, 2017
All FFA members are encouraged to apply for the Grow Ag Leaders Scholarship Program at https://www.ffa.org/participate/scholarships
The James (Coach) Day Scholarship - Deadline: February 1, 2017
This scholarship is available to any high school senior track and field active team member of a school participating in the current Bob Hayes Invitational Track and Field Meet. Scholarship application packet and guidelines are available for download at www.bhitm.org
College Xpress Scholarships - Deadline: Varies
Numerous scholarships are available at http://www.collegexpress.com/? Deadlines and award amount vary.
National Beta Club Scholarship Program - Deadline: January 26, 2017
National Beta will award scholarships ranging from $1,000 to $15,000 to outstanding 12th grade Beta members. Apply online at http://www.betaclub.org/scholarship
Elks Most Valuable Student Scholarship - Deadline: November 30, 2016
Any high school senior who is a citizen of the United States is eligible to apply. Applications must be completed online at http://www.elks.org/scholars/scholarships/mvs.cfm
Wiregrass Electric Youth Tour - Deadline: January 13, 2017
The Wiregrass Electric Youth leadership experience and scholarship opportunties is accepting applications for their program. Eligible students must be JUNIORS and a dependent of a Wiregrass Electric Cooperative member. Applications and more details are available in the FORMS SECTION at http://www.ghs.jcsb.org
Extensive list of student scholarship opportunities available at https://www.studentscholarships.org/2017scholarships.php
Financial Aid Information
Check out the Smart Student Guide to Financial Aid at http://www.finaid.org/scholarships/ Excellent source for financial aid sources and scholarships.
Burger King Scholars Program - Deadline: December 15, 2016
Apply online at www.bkmclamorefoundation.org/WhatWeDo/ScholarsProgram
The Prudential Spirit of Community Awards - Deadline; November 8, 2016
This award is for students that have volunteered within the past year. Apply online at http://spirit.prudential.com Complete the appliation and the student/parent agreement by the deadline. Email or hand-deliver certification instructions to the guidance office.
The Kosove Society Scholarship - Deadline: December 2, 2016
This scholarship covers tuition and fees (including summer), funds for textbooks and course materials and housing and meal plans each semester at the University of South Florida. Apply online at www.usfkosovesociety.org
Gator Financial Aid - Opens October 1, 2016
Grants and Scholarships are available to students planning to attend the University of Florida. Information and applications are available at www.sfa.ufl.edu Brochures are available in the Guidance Office.
B. Davis Scholarship - Deadline: May 22, 2017
This $1,000 scholarship requires an essay addressing the prompt:
Describe the three characteristics of leadership you value most. Discuss why you believe that these traits are so important and how you feel that they are developed in an individual.
Submit the completed essay to email@example.com
The Biletnikoff Award Scholarship - Deadline: January 25, 2017
The Tallahassee Quarterback Club is offering the Biletnikoff Award Scholarship. The application and requirements are found in the FORMS SECTION at http://www.ghs.jcsb.org
2016 Employment Law Scholarship - Deadline: December 16, 2016
This is a $1,000 scholarship for students planning to attend law school in the future. Apply online at http://www.charlotteemploymentlawyers.com/ The application is found toward the bottom of the webpage.
AES Engineering Scholarship - Deadline: October 6, 2016
Students must submit an essay of between 500 and 1000 words in answer to the following question:
When you look back on your life in 30 years, what would it take for you to consider your life successful? What relationships or accomplishments will be important on this journey?
Submit the completed essay to firstname.lastname@example.org
The MENSA Education and Research (MERF) Scholarship - Deadline: January 15, 2017
This scholarship requires an essay (up to 550 words) that includes a goal statement that includes specific information on experience or steps taken toward the goal, persuasiveness (e.g., how your past achievements/experiences and your future planning increase the probability of reaching your goal), why you think that you will succeed. Grammar, spelling and punctuation are considered. Submit your essay online and complete the application at www.mensafoundation.org/scholarships
AgVocator Scholarship Program - Deadline: February 13, 2017
Farm Credit of Northwest Florida will award six $1,500 scholarships. Preference will be given to students who plan to seek a career in Agriculture, Agribusiness, Forestry, Horticulture, Veterinary Medicine or similar fields. Guidelines and eligibility and application are available at http://www.farmcredit-fl.com/FarmCredit_FL/files/bf/bfbc3078-a8de-43a3-8e2e-76f2235bada1.pdf
Arts for Life! - Deadline: February 1, 2017
This is a $1,000 scholarship awarded to 25 graduating high school seniors in Florida who demonstrate excellence is one of the following art forms: Creative writing, dance, drama, music or visual arts. Apply online at http://artsforlifeaward.org/wordpress/apply/
Deadlines for the scholarships below will be updated for 2016-2017 upon notification from scholarship donors.
Richard A. Hand Scholarship - Deadline: May 11, 2016
This is a $500 per semester scholarship to Chipola College. Applicants must be graduating seniors and be registered as a Jackson County Republican. The application is available in the FORMS SECTION at http://www.ghs.jcsb.org
Florida Panhandle Technical College Foundation Scholarship - Deadline: May 6, 2016
The Florida Panhandle Technical College Foundation provides scholarships to students demonstrating financial need. The scholarships may be awarded for tuition, books and educational expenses. The application and eligibility criteria are available in the FORMS SECTION at http://www.ghs.jcsb.org
Graceville Kiwanis Club - Deadline: May 6, 2016
The Graceville Kiwanis Club is awarding the Dick Wheatley Memorial Scholarship to a Graceville High School graduating senior. The application and eligibility criteria are available in the FORMS SECTION at http://www.ghs.jcsb.org
Wiregrass Federal Credit Union Scholarship - Deadline: April 15, 2016
Wiregrass Federal Credit Union is providing a $1,000 scholarship to a senior graduate member from Jackson County. Students may become members for $6 and will be eligible to apply for the scholarship. Applications and scholarship details are available in the FORMS SECTION at http://www.ghs.jcsb.org
Community South Credit Union Scholarship - Deadline: April 13, 2016
Community South Credit Union is awarding 4 $1,000 scholarships. Applicants must be a member or the child/grandchild of a member of Community South Credit Union. Applications are available in Mrs. Ellerbee's office.
Priscilla Everett Jernigan Scholarship - Deadline: March 28, 2016
Applicants for this scholarship must be graduates of Graceville High School and have maintained a 3.5 high school GPA. Applications are available in the FORMS SECTION at http://www.ghs.jcsb.org
Graceville Lions Club Education Award - Deadline: April 12, 2016
The Graceville Lions Club will award three scholarships to students who graduated or will graduate from Graceville High School or Poplar Springs High School. All three awards are for students attending Chipola College in the Fall of 2016. Applications are available in the FORMS SECTION at http://www.ghs.jcsb.org
Troy University Scholarships
The Millennium Scholarship, Chancellor's Scholarship and Excellence in Leadership Scholarship are academic scholarships available at Troy University. Each has specific GPA and ACT score requirements. The deadline to apply is March 1, 2016. Apply online at http://www.troy.edu/scholarships/undergraduate/troy-scholarships.html
North West Florida FAMU Scholarship
The North West Florida FAMU Alumni Association is accepting applications for a $1,000 scholarship. The deadline to apply is March 18, 2016. The application can be downloaded from the FORMS link on the left-hand side of the homepage.
Chipola College Fine Arts Scholarships
Students must apply online at www.chipola.edu for Fine and Performing Arts interviews and auditions.
March 1, 2016 - Deadline to apply for a March Audition for a 2016-2017 Music or Theatre Scholarship.
April 1, 2016 - Deadline to apply for an April Audition for a 2016-2017 Music or Theatre Scholarship AND deadline to apply for an April Art Interview for a 2016-2017 Art Scholarship.
May 1, 2016 - Deadline to apply for a May Audition for a 2016 Music or Theatre Scholarship AND deadline to apply for a May Art Scholarship Interview for a 2016-2017 Art Scholarship.
Chipola College Show Choir Scholarships
April 27, 2016 - Show Choir Scholarship Auditions for 2016-2017 School year. For more information about the Chipola Show Choir and auditions, contact Angie White at 850-718-2354 or email@example.com