• 2019-2020 SCHOLARSHIP LIST

    LOOKING FOR A GREAT COLLEGE?
     To help you navigate the process, we have compiled  a list of websites dedicated to the college search. On these sites, you can compare colleges, learn about financial aid, find tips on getting in, and a lot more. Happy surfing- and best of luck in the college search.

    www.capex.com

    www.collegeboard.com/student/csearch

    www.collegesofdistinction.com

    www.collegeview.com

    www.mycollegeguide.org

    www.petersons.com

    www.princetonreview.com

    www.usnews.com/rankings

     

    OUTSIDE COLLEGE SEARCH ENGINES

     

    www.fastweb.com
    www.goodcall.com

    www.collegeboard.com

    www.scholarships.com

    www.wiredscholar.com
    https://lendedu.com/blog/financial-aid-scholarships-student-loans-101-course/

    UAspire - Tips and Suggestions for submitting the successful scholarship application.

     

      

    MERID AID.COM 
    Merit aid is awarded to students with a broad range of GPAs. Students with a 2.0 GPA or higher often qualify. There are merit aid scholarships for students based on their interests, their intended majors, leadership and community service. MeritAid.com is the first comprehensive web site dedicated to helping students with the college search by matching them to merit-based scholarships from colleges across the country. Check out their website and set up your own portfolio at www.meritaid.com

     


    CHRISTIAN CONNECTOR.COM

    A free Christian college resource for students interested in going to a Christian college. www.christianconnector.com

     

    SCHOLARSHIP.COM 

    Online resources for students seeking scholarship information.

    ZINCH 
    is a search engine to match students with scholarships at the college of their choice. You can set up a profile and it will match scholarships to you. www.zinch.com

     

    FEDERAL STUDENT AID (FAFSA) 
    Most colleges and universities prior to awarding financial aid and scholarships require student to complete the FAFSA form found at www.fafsa.ed.gov

    www.pin.ed.gov  --Apply for a PIN number 

     

    SELECTIVE SERVICE

    All young men 18 years old need to register for Selective Service. Go online, at www.sss.gov and take of it. It’s easy, and once you’ve done it, it’s one less thing on your mind.

     

    NAVAL RESERVE OFFICERS TRAINING CORPS (NROTC)

    A scholarship program that offers students the opportunity to earn their degree and receive valuable leadership and management skills while enjoying the benefits of an exciting career.  Applicants need to be a graduating senior and have a 21 Math score and 22 English score on the ACT. Apply online at https://www.nrotc.navy.mil/

     

    GENESES MIGRANT CENTER 
    Students whose parents are seasonal workers or have moved due to agriculture work may be eligible for scholarship opportunities thru Geneseo Migrant Center.   For more information, check out their website at http://www.migrant.net/migrant/scholarships.htm.  
    Deadlines vary per scholarship.

     

    COLLEGE OF SOUTHERN IDAHO

    Must apply for CSI admission first @ www.csi.edu

    Choose future student, money matters, scholarships(must have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 to qualify), or go to http://scholarships.csi.edu

    • Idaho Promise B
    • Minority at Risk
    • New Hope
    • Fine Art Scholarships
    • Departmental Scholarship info and links to applications
    • CSI Foundation Scholarships
       

    BOISE STATE UNIVERSITY CAMP 
    Applicant must have participated within the last 24 months as a seasonal or migrant farm worker participated in a Chapter I Migrant education Program or be eligible to participate.  Applicant must also have a high school diploma or GED, be a U.S. Citizen or Legal Resident of the U.S. and must desire a four-year academic degree or a two-year vocational-technical degree in preparation for a four-year academic or technical degree. 

     

    THE HAIR ACADEMY

    Paul Mitchell partner school is offering scholarships for their academy in Rexburg. Applications are in the counseling center. Scholarship is based on first come first served.

    NATIONAL STUDENT SCHOLARSHIPS 
    A list of scholarships that students from Idaho school districts are eligible for is listed in the counseling center.

     

    ALERT MAGAZINE

    $500 Scholarship for seniors who have a GPA of 2.5 or better and are planning on attending a college after graduation. Write an essay (650 -­ 800 words, double spaced) about a personal encounter you or someone you know has had with drug and/or alcohol abuse, how it was dealt with, what you learned from it, and what was right or wrong (in your opinion) about the way the incident or problem was handled. No application is required. See details in the counseling center.

    SUSSLE
    Applicants contribute knowledge for a chance to win a $1,000 monthly award.  High school seniors, current full-time undergrad or grad students may apply.  Scholarship is awarded monthly.  It begins and ends every calendar month.  For more information, visit http://sussle.org/scholarship

     

    BigSun Scholarships 
    The BigSun Organization is proud to be able to continue to help young athletes succeed in their academic pursuits.  We are offering an annual scholarship to a deserving student. The successful applicant will be a high school senior or be attending a post-secondary institute and currently involved in some sport at that institution or in the community.  Apply @ http://www.bigsunathletics.com

     

    Watch for scams
    -Do not pay to apply for scholarships!
    -Do not provide SSN#, etc.
     
     

    Magic Valley Jiffy Lube Teen Driver Scholarship Program 
    Deadline: March 16, 2020

    A simple 500 words about "What Drives You?" essay. 
    $1,500 Overall Scholarship Award and $1,000 Finalist Award
    https://www.yourturn2apply.com/twinfalls.htm 

     

    Google Global Science Fair Scholarships of up to $50,000. 

    Current students between the ages of 13 and 18 are eligible to apply for this prestigious scholarship is in partnership with leaders such as National Geographic and Lego. The competition starts in mid-February and ends in mid-May of each year. If you would like to be notified for updates, sign up at https://www.googlesciencefair.com/en/

        

    The Alert Scholarship

    http://www.alertmagazine.org/scholarship.php

    You can help others become more alert by speaking out against the dangers of drug and alcohol abuse. All eligible high school seniors (see requirements below) may enter the Alert college scholarship essay contest. With each edition of Alert magazine, Golden West Publications awards a $500 college scholarship to the writer of the best drug and/or alcohol abuse-related essay that we receive for that state/region.

     

    Pointe Pest Control Scholarship
    Deadline
    : April 29, 2020

    https://pointepest.com/idaho-scholarship-application

    Pointe Pest Control is offering a great scholarship opportunity! It is a "Pay it Forward' scholarship in which students are encouraged to do good for someone else. You can read more about the application and requirements on the website. The scholarship is $750 and is available for high school seniors in Idaho to apply for.  

     

    Scholarship Websites:

    https://www.tuitionfundingsources.com/registration/

     

      

    1)      Elks National Foundation – Most Valuable Student

    • Min. GPA: N/A
    • Award: $1,000.00 - $12,500.00
    • Deadline: N/A

             

    2)      American Legion Idaho Auxiliary General Studies Scholarship

    • Min. GPA: N/A
    • Award: $1,000.00
    • Deadline: May 1

     

    3)      McClendon Engineering Inc. Scholarship 

    • To study: Structural Engineering or architecture
    • Min. GPA: 2.5
    • Award: $1,000.00
    • Deadline: N/A

     

    4)      Betaseed FFA Scholarships 

    • To study: Agriculture and related majors
    • At: Any college, university or technical school
    • Min. GPA: 2.0
    • Award: $1,000.00
    • Deadline: N/A

     

    5)      Community Council of Idaho Scholarship

    • To study: Any academic or vocational course of study
    • At: Any accredited college or university
    • Min. GPA: 2.5
    • Award: $1,000.00
    • Deadline: N/A

     

    6)      Dairy West FFA Scholarship 

    • To study: Dairy cattle production, dairy food science, or related subjects
    • At: University of Idaho, Utah State University, Oregon State University, Washington State University, Brigham Young University or Brigham Young University -Idaho
    • Min. GPA: 3.0
    • Award: $2,000.00
    • Deadline: N/A

     

     

    8)      D.L. Evans Bank Scholarship 

    • To study: Preference will be given to students majoring in finance, business, or economics; however, all other majors will be considered
    • At: Boise State University, Idaho State University, University of Idaho, College of Southern Idaho, College of Idaho, College of Western Idaho, Treasure Valley Community College, & Brigham Young University-Idaho
    • Min. GPA: 3.0
    • Award: $500.00
    • Deadline: N/A

     

    We the Students Essay Prompt 

    https://billofrightsinstitute.org/engage/students-programs-events/scholarship/

    The winners of this year’s contest will receive:

    1st Place – $7,500 and a scholarship to our 2020 Constitutional Academy in Washington, D.C.

    Runners Up – 5 prizes at $1,500 each

    Honorable Mentions – 8 prizes at $500 each

     

    Discover Student Loans Scholarship Award
    12 eligible students or parents will be randomly selected to win a $5,000

    https://scholarship.collegecovered.com/?acmpgn=E_EAW_CSEM_BM_X_BMHS2

     

     

        

    Kiwanis Club of Rupert Scholarship – copies in the counselor’s office.

    This scholarship is designed to help Minico High School students & Minico graduates who are attending college who wish to continue their learning by applying for an academic

    scholarship to an institution of higher education or applying for a Technical scholarship and enrolling in a Vo- Tech program. Two scholarships in the amount of $1,000.00 and two additional scholarships in the amount of $500.00 will be awarded.

     

    2020 Birrer Scholarship

    2020 Birrer Scholarship Application

    Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation
    CAREER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION (CTE)

    We’re committed to supporting Marine children in pursuit of their educational goals and there’s no more versatile educational path than through Career and Technical Education (CTE). From health sciences to finance, IT to manufacturing, CTE professionals are on the cutting edge of today’s most hands-on careers.

    This scholarship is for students planning to attend a non-degree certificate program or vocational training that is 12 months or less at a community college or private career school listed on College Navigator.

     

    Southwest Idaho Society of Women Engineers Scholarship

     http://swidaho.swe.org/scholarships.html

    Qualifications:

    • Female student graduating from an Idaho high school in May 2020
    • Majoring in engineering or computer science  
    • Attending an ABET accredited university and program (includes out of state)
    • Minimum high school GPA 3.0

      

     

     

     

    Idaho Postsecondary Credit Scholarship

    https://boardofed.idaho.gov/scholarships/postsecondary-credit-scholarship/

    Better Business Bureau Scholarship

    https://bbb-scholarship.org/

     

     

     

    Idaho Growers and Shippers Scholarship
    https://www.idahoshippers.org/giving

     

    THE ELK MOUNTAIN TENTS OUTDOORS ENTHUSIAST SCHOLARSHIP
    We at Elk Mountain Tents have experienced great joy and pleasure just being outside and enjoying all that nature has to offer.

    We are looking to help out a stellar individual with an appreciation for the great outdoors who captures the adventurous spirit that has come to embody the Elk Mountain Tents brand. If that sounds like you, please apply! Or, if that sounds like someone you know, please share this opportunity with them!

    http://www.elkmountaintents.com/scholarship/

     

    We the Students - Scholarship Contest Essay 

    This year's topic is: What does civil discourse mean to you? 

    The fourteen winners will receive a total of $19,000 in scholarship awards, including a $7,500 grand prize.

    Apply Here      https://billofrightsinstitute.tfaforms.net/274

     

    Idaho Growers and Shippers Scholarship

    https://www.idahoshippers.org/giving

     

    The Dream is Inclusive Scholarship - https://onqfinancial.com/scholarship/

    We’re offering three $1,500 scholarships in celebration of the languages we offer under our

    Multicultural Advantage program.

     

    CCI Hispanic Scholarship-$1,000 - Deadline: June 20, 2020

    https://www.scholarships.com/financial-aid/college-scholarships/scholarships-by-state/idaho-scholarships/cci-hispanic-scholarship/

     

    Every college in the state of Idaho provided information regarding registration, scholarships, FAFSA, housing, etc.

    Find information here:

    https://nextsteps.idaho.gov/resources/next-steps-newsletter-archive/

     

    Lewis-Clark State College is offering a series of Facebook Live sessions to help your students become a Warrior.  You and your students can get real-time answers to questions regarding course registration, financial aid, and living on campus. 

    • Monday, April 20 at 3:00 pm (PST) - Admissions Office
    • Tuesday, April 21 at 9:00 am (PST) - The Advising Center
    • Wednesday, April 22 at 10:00 am (PST) - Residence Life
    • Thursday, April 23 at 10:00 am (PST) - Registrar & Records
    • Tuesday, April 28 at 4:00 pm (PST) - Student Accounts
    • Thursday, April 30 at 11:00 am (PST) - Financial Aid


    If students are not able to make the live sessions, they will be recorded and posted on the LC State Admissions Facebook page.

    Please contact the Admissions Office at 208.792.2378 for more information.

     

    Magic Valley Dairy Scholarship - Wendell Chamber of Commerce
    Deadline has been extended to April 30, 2020. Not very many have applied for this scholarship so, if you have time please apply.

    https://www.wendellchamberofcommerce.org/magic_valley_dairy_days/dairy_days_scholarship_application