SCHOLARSHIPS
All deadlines represent when materials should be
turned into guidance for processing

Name Description Intended For Due Date
Chariho Art Scholarship
The Chariho Art Scholarship is a scholarship presented by the CHS Art Department to high school seniors accepted to, and attending, an institution of higher learning to pursue a career in Visual Arts or Art Education.
 
All items are to be given directly to Mrs. Caster in room G3 by Thursday, May 31, 2018.
Seniors Only Thursday, May 31, 2018
Southern RI Chamber of Commerce Scholarship

The Southern Rhode Island Chamber of Commerce will be giving out two $1000, scholarships to Southern Rhode Island High School seniors in recognition of academic excellence and community service.   Each applicant must have a Chamber Member sponsor.  A list of Chamber Members can be found at www.srichamber.com.  

Applications are due to School Counselors for processing and mailing by June 8, 2018

Seniors Only Friday, June 8, 2018
Horatio Alger Association Career & Technical Scholarship

HORATIO ALGER CAREER AND TECHNICAL SCHOLARSHIPS

Current public community college students who are pursuing postsecondary CTE studies may be eligible for up to $2,500 through a new career and technical education scholarship program sponsored by the Horatio Alger Association. 

The educational program must result in a certification, credential or degree. 

ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA:

  • Have completed high school or earned a GED.
  • Exhibit a strong commitment to pursue and complete a career or technical program at an accredited non-profit community college in the United States
  • Demonstrated critical financial need (must be eligible to receive the Federal Pell grant as determined by completion of the FAFSA)
  • Demonstrated perseverance in overcoming adversity
  • Be involved in community service activities
  • Be younger than 30 years old
  • Be a United States citizen
  • For more information or to apply, click here
  • For an application, visit:  www.application.horatioalger.org

You will need to have available your student aid report (SAR), obtained by filing the FAFSA (free application for Federal Student Aid), documentation from your school/program of your choice indicating cost of tuition and fees (check under your program or institutions tuition info page) and proof of citizenship. With these documents easily accessible, the application should take about 45 minutes to complete. If you have any questions or would like more information about the scholarships or the Horatio Alger Association, call 703-684-9444. 

Seniors Only Friday, June 15, 2018
Typology Central Personality Type Scholarship

Amount: $2000/1st prize, $500/2nd prize Student Type: Senior High School / Undergraduate/ Graduate students who will be attending an accredited university or college

Attachments:

1) An essay of at least 1000 words(personal statement about the use of personality type systems)

2) An easily readable copy of your transcript

3) a list of academic and/or non-academic awards and achievements.

Criteria: To further opportunities for those interested in personality type and theory, undergraduate and graduate students who will be attending an accredited university or college are eligible to apply for this scholarship. The scholarship is available to those who have completed at least 15 credit hours. Applications in all major fields of study are eligible.

For more information and to apply, visit:  https://www.typologycentral.com

Applications and supporting documents must be emailed by June 23, 2018

Seniors Only Saturday, June 23, 2018
College Sports Recruiting Scholarships

Sports is a more than wins and losses and while we are committed to helping athletes find opportunities to play sports at the college level, we believe the most important thing is getting a college education. As an organization we are proud to award a $1,000 scholarship to a college student who best represents a true leader in sports and life. We encourage all current or future college students who competed in a sport at the high school level to apply for the College Sports Recruiting Scholarship. The winner will be selected by the CSS Recruiting Scholarship Committee.

Any current or former student athlete is eligible to apply. (You do not need to be a college athlete to apply.) Current or future college students including High School seniors who will be attending college are eligible to apply.

Essay Prompt: Write a brief essay (1,000 words or less) describing a moment where you took the role of a leader on the field, in the classroom or in the community. Explain what you learned from that moment and how they have impacted you.

HOW TO APPLY: Email your essay along with your name, college or university, year of graduation and contact information (so we can notify the winner) to leadership [at] collegesportsscholarships [dot] com For more information, visit the website at www.collegesportsscholarships.com/scholarship.htm

Everyone Sunday, July 1, 2018
Coastal.com Scholarship

Coastal.com recognizes the significant value of an undergraduate education and we are truly passionate about giving back to students. As a symbol of Coastal’s commitment to students, we are proud to offer a $5,000 prize/scholarship to any undergraduate student currently enrolled in any accredited course for the 2017/2018 and/or 2018/2019 school year in the U.S. to be used towards the entrant’s tuition and expenses related to pursuing his/her education. Eligible students who have already begun study must be in good standing in their program with at least a GPA of 3.3 or better at the time of entry and at the time the prize is awarded to be eligible.

Visit: https://www.coastal.com/scholarships/2018 for more information and to apply

Seniors Only Sunday, July 1, 2018
The Michael P. Fleming & Associates College Scholarship

The Michael P. Fleming and Associates firm is proud to offer their College Scholarship for high school seniors and undergraduate students enrolled in 2 to 4-year colleges. One scholarship of $1,000 will be awarded to the author of the winning essay. The scholarship application deadline is July 1, 2018.

For more information and to apply, visit:  https://flemingattorneys.com/undergraduate-scholarship/

Seniors Only Sunday, July 1, 2018
Lauren Ashley Zarembka Memorial Scholarship

The Lauren Ashley Zarembka Memorial Foundation has been established in memory of Lauren Zarembka. Lauren passed away on September 23, 2007 following a two-and-a-half year battle with a malignant brain tumor. Lauren was a graduate of East Providence High School, Class of 2006 and was a lifelong resident of East Providence.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Must be a high school senior or a continuing college student who plans to pursue on the following disciplines of study:  Medical, Culinary Arts, or Theatre/Music
  • Must have a minimum GPA of 3.0 or have a class rank in the top 25% of your graduating class
  • Must be accepted or enrolled at an accredited, two or four year college or university
  • Must be a full time resident of RI

**Applications must be mailed directly to the scholarship organization by July 15**

Seniors Only Sunday, July 15, 2018
CardRate.com Financial Futures Scholarship

CardRates.com is proud to offer the Financial Futures Scholarship to future and current college students majoring in Business, Accounting, Finance, Mathematics, Management, and others preparing for a career in the personal finance industry. Applicants will be judged based on outstanding academic achievement and submission of an essay.

The scholarship award amount is $1,000.

For more information and to apply, visit:  http://www.cardrates.com/scholarship/

Deadline for applications (which must be mailed) is July 31, 2018

Seniors Only Tuesday, July 31, 2018
Reviewer Touch Scholarship Program

About the $1000 scholarship program, it is being offered for the School, College and university students with a flair in writing. The key highlights about this program are as below-

Students are being provided with the topic below. They have to write an essay about the given topic.

The program will last about 15 days

Participant should strictly adhere to the guidelines of submission

Student must check for their eligibility before participating in the scholarship program Participant must be diligent in writing and submitting their entry

The reviewers will be reviewing the entries in real time There is a great possibility of a winner get chosen even before the last date depending upon the discretion of the reviewing team.

If you feel you can survive through the storms of competitive writing try your hands on:  Topic: “Digital Marketing”

More information including eligibilty, guidelines to follow, and submission information, visit:  https://www.reviewertouch.com/scholarship/

Seniors Only Wednesday, August 1, 2018
Kaplan Group Business Scholarship

The Kaplan Group’s annual $1,000 scholarship is available to any undergraduate or graduate student pursuing a business or law-oriented degree program with a GPA of 2.5 or higher.

Applications for the scholarship are due August 12, 2018.

Full details of the scholarship can be seen here: https://www.kaplancollectionagency.com/scholarship/

Seniors Only Sunday, August 12, 2018
Aspiring Nurse Scholarship

This scholarship will be awarded to the applicant who best demonstrates:

  • A track record of academic excellence, particularly in science and mathematics
  • A passion for the nursing profession and the overall field of healthcare

This scholarship competition is open to all high school seniors who plan to pursue college education in nursing, including LPN / LVN, ADN, and BSN programs.

Scholarship applications will be accepted until midnight on August 31, 2018.

Interested students may visit https://www.nursingschoolsalmanac.com and click the banner on the right-hand side of the website's homepage. Here they'll find detailed scholarship information and the official application form.

Seniors Only Friday, August 31, 2018
IYRS Scholarship Agreement for Chariho

IYRS is a non-profit post-secondary school which provides world-class experiential education, preparing students to enter a global manufacturing and making workforce. IYRS has three accredited schools--School of Composites Technology, School of Boatbuilding & Restoration, and School of Marine Systems. Students meeting the eligibility criteria who have graduated from Chariho within 9 months prior to their admission date will receive a $2000 Chariho Scholarship to be used towards tuition and fees at IYRS. See attached sheet for more information.

School-Specific Sunday, June 30, 2019
Affordable Colleges Online College Guides

Affordable Colleges Online, an organization dedicated to providing free higher education tools for current and future college students and their families, recently published research on all the not-for-profit universities and colleges in Rhode Island that offer online college programs. Historically, online programs have only been offered by for-profit institutions. Today, many of the most established not-for-profit state colleges and national universities have launched programs that provide flexibility and lower tuition prices for students. This dataset is unique to our site and is even ahead of the curve compared to other government education data sources such as NCES and IPEDS. A few of the key features on the page:  

  • Unique list of accredited not-for-profit institutions offering online programs, sorted by affordability
  • Spotlight interviews provided by many college deans with the institution's philosophy on online learning
  • Direct links to the specific online departments, or e-campus, of each institution

Additionally, our site helps high school students research post-secondary options by providing content-rich resources including financial aid guidebooks, accredited college search tools, and free open online courses (MOOCs) from national universities such as MIT and UC Berkeley. Our Rhode Island colleges guide can be accessed here at no-cost:

www.affordablecollegesonline.org

Everyone Monday, June 15, 2020
Tuition Break for RI Residents

The program is relevant to students who find that their intended program of study is not offered by the University of Rhode Island, Rhode Island College or the Community College of Rhode Island. The Regional Student Program provides a tuition break to Rhode Island residents, who are enrolled in approved degree programs at public colleges and universities in the five other New England states.

For more information or to see if your major qualifies for the tuition break, visit New England Board of Higher Education's website at

www.nebhe.org/tuitionbreak

Seniors Only Tuesday, June 30, 2020
RI Foundation Scholarship Opportunities

There are many scholarships managed by the RI Foundation which are administered by designated schools and organizations. If, in looking through the opportunities on the RI Foundation website and you think you qualify for one of these opportunities, contact the person or organization listed in the directory. The RI Foundation website is www.RIFoundation.org

Everyone Tuesday, June 30, 2020
Scholarship Websites from American Educational Guide Center

The newly revised guaranteed-scholarships.com now includes more than 700 scholarships guaranteed by nearly 200 colleges and universities. They are now reaching out to colleges and universities to find more guaranteed scholarships, and adding at least a few to our site every day.

Please note that they have another no-cost scholarship search site you and your students are likely to find helpful, so we hope you'll also link to college-scholarships.com/scholarship-information/free-scholarship-searches, one of the most popular college and scholarship sites on the Internet.

Everyone Tuesday, June 30, 2020
Annual CGTrader Scholarship

CGTrader is the largest 3D model marketplace backed by the strong designer community of more than 500k members. CGTrader was founded with the goal to ensure fair marketplace conditions for 3D designers. 

Each semester CGTrader challenges students to dig into the field of technology writing an essay on how innovative technologies are transforming our lives. Enter the CGTrader Scholarship 2017 challenge to win $3,000 for your education bills. The best submission will be awarded $2,000 while the two runners-up will receive $500 each.

How to enter:  The goal is to challenge students to dig into the field of technology by writing different essays on how innovative technologies are transforming our lives. Every half a year the new technology related topic will be introduced.

The deadline of Winter semester is January 15th and Summer - July 15th.

For more information and to apply, visit:  https://www.cgtrader.com/scholarships

Seniors Only Wednesday, July 15, 2020
Redfin Scholarship

Scholarship Details This $2,500 scholarship is a way for Redfin to help one student on his or her journey through higher education. We are looking forward to reading each submission! To apply, in 800 words or less, answer the following question: "When the population of a city grows, low-income people are often forced to move to more affordable areas outside of the city. Many initiatives have been proposed or implemented to keep affordable housing within city limits. Identify one such initiative and discuss its pros and cons."

How to Apply The scholarship application period will occur twice yearly with awards delegated in both the Spring and Fall. The Spring application period is from November 1-January 31 of each year. The Fall application period is from May 1-July 31 of each year. Complete the following form within the designated application periods.

For more information and to apply, visit:  https://www.redfin.com/resources/scholarship

Seniors Only Friday, July 31, 2020
Affordable Colleges Database Resource from the RI Dept. of Education

RESOURCE FROM THE RI DEPT OF EDUCATION:

Receiving a scholarship can truly be a life-changing gift. Imagine receiving an acceptance letter from your dream school only to find out you won’t be able to afford it. A scholarship can be the deciding factor that allows you to pursue a degree at your top pick and be financially stable.

Luckily for students in search of financial aid, there are many options available. It can often be overwhelming trying to find the right scholarships and that’s where AffordableCollege wants to help students. This new Scholarship Database offers over 20,000 sortable scholarships based on: Location, Major, GPA, Ethnicity, and more. In addition, the site offers answers to frequently asked questions by students, such asavoiding scholarship scams and tips on applying for scholarships.

Everyone Monday, August 31, 2020
Raise Me Scholarship

RaiseMe partners with colleges and universities to offer students scholarships starting in the 9th grade. Get scholarships for college for your high school achievements.  For more information and to create an account, visit

https://www.raise.me/

Everyone Wednesday, December 30, 2020
FastWeb.com--College Resources/Financial Aid

Find it all at Fastweb:  Scholarships, Internships, College Resources, AND Financial Aid Tips

Get started today, it's FREE

www.fastweb.com

Everyone Thursday, December 31, 2020
The Beauty + Wellness Scholarship

 The Beauty + Wellness Scholarship is for Women and each quarter they award $1,000 and a care package filled with healthy organic goodies to young women who are striving to maintain their health and wellness as they pursue their higher education goals.

Here is a brief summary of the eligibility requirements:

Award: $1,000

Quarterly Deadlines: January 1, March 31st, June 30th, and September 30th every year

Eligibility:

  • Must be a graduating high school senior, current college undergraduate, or current graduate student at a 4-year, 2-year, vocational, or technical school in the United States.
  • Must be a U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident
  • Must identify as female.

The scholarship sponsor welcome all majors and GPAs to apply!

For more information and to apply, visit https://www.skincareox.com/scholarship/

Everyone Thursday, December 31, 2020