SCHOLARSHIPS
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Name Description Intended For Due Date
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
WaterFilterData.org Scholarship Program

At WaterFilterData.org, we believe strongly in the importance of education and in the value of giving back to the community. Like clean drinking water, we believe that everyone deserves access to a quality education that sets them up for a successful, happy life. That’s why we are pleased to announce our annual Clean Water for All $1,000 scholarship for the 2018-2019 school year. Eligible applicants can enter below for the chance to receive a $1,000 scholarship. Use the scholarship to pay for any education-related expense – books, tuition, room and board, etc. One (1) winner will be chosen.

For more information and to apply, visit:  https://www.waterfilterdata.org/scholarship/

Applications are due by October 1, 2018

Seniors Only Monday, October 1, 2018
Wendy's High School Heisman Scholarship

Every year Wendy’s® High School Heisman® recognizes more than 5,000 of the best male and female high school seniors and rewards $120,000 in donations to schools across the country. Wendy’s is looking for the next class of remarkable students who excel in academics, athletics, and community involvement to receive the Heisman honors. Now through October 17, 2018 Class of 2019 graduating seniors can apply at www.wendyshighschoolheisman.com.

To be eligible, a student must have:

  • Maintained at least a ‘B’ grade point average
  • Participate in at least one of the 47 sports recognized by the International Olympic Committee in the Summer and Winter Olympic Games or the National Federation of State High School Association and sponsored by your school.

  • Demonstrated active involvement in his or her community
  • Online application due on October 17, 2018 by 6:00 pm
Seniors Only Wednesday, October 17, 2018
Create and Go Scholarship

The team at Create and Go is proud to be offering a $2000 scholarship for Chariho Regional School District students. With this scholarship, they would like to recognize one student that is passionate about blogging and designing their future. They are accepting applications from all undergraduate and graduate students from all majors.

All information about the scholarship and the application process can be found at the link below: https://createandgo.co/blogging-scholarship/

On-line deadline is November 1, 2018

Seniors Only Thursday, November 1, 2018
BadCredit.org’s Wealth Wise Scholarship

The BadCredit.org Wealth Wise Scholarship is open to US undergraduate and graduate students seeking a career in the finance industry. The scholarship amount is $1,000 and will be awarded based on academic merit and submission of a short essay to be titled “How the US Credit Scoring System Can Be Improved.”

For more information regarding requirements and information to apply, visit:  https://www.badcredit.org/scholarship/

Applications are due to School Counselors' offices by December 17, 2018 for processing and mailing

Seniors Only Monday, December 17, 2018
Air Force ROTC High School Scholarship Program

This scholarship can be applied to tuition at any major college across the country as long as the university has an AFROTC detachment, or is a crosstown school to a detachment. The Application deadline is January 31. Students are able to apply at their earliest convenience and are encouraged to apply early as the chances to be offered the scholarship are higher. STEM majors are preferred, but not required.

The scholarship does incur an active duty requirement of 4 years or more at the completion of a four-year degree as well as four years of enrollment in the AFROTC program during college. However, students have until the end of their first year of college to decide if they want to continue with the AFROTC program. Opting out of the program would then terminate the scholarship after the first year of college. To be eligible for scholarship consideration, you must achieve an SAT composite of 1240 or ACT composite of 26. Applicant must also attain a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher. There are no waivers or exceptions to the SAT/ACT or GPA requirements. We now ONLY accept ACT/SAT scores electronically through the ACT or SAT agency using AFROTC Test Code 0548.

Students can find more information below regarding what schools have access to AFROTC detachments, as well as further information on the scholarship program: https://www.afrotc.com/scholarships

Online only applications deadline is January 31, 2019

Seniors Only Thursday, January 31, 2019
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
ZipRecruiter.com Scholarship

ZipRecruiter is offering a $3,000 scholarship for students, available each semester!

They are looking for a 500-800 word submission that addresses both prompts;

1. Describe a job you previously held - or hold

2. Describe your ideal post-graduate job

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

Deadlines vary so check website carefully

 

Seniors Only Friday, December 31, 2021