• Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority Scholarship - Due February 1, 2014

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    Amount:  $100 -$500
    Who:  High School Seniors attending a two or four year college
    Major:  Any
    Academic Requirements:  Submit official high school transcript.  Provide SAT/ACT scores
    Essay:  Write a two-page essay according to the application guidelines on "Exploring Our Global Community." 
    Extracurricular Activities:  Provide information on school activities that you are involved in.
    Click the attachment below for copy of application
     
    Students in grades 9 -11 can win the Sigma Gamma Rho Essay Contest.  Follow the essay guidelines above. Visit the counselor office for an application.
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  • Legislative Initiative Against the Death Penalty Scholarship - Deadline February 5, 2014

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    Amount:  $1,000
    Who:  High School Seniors
    Major:  any
    Academics Requirements:  none
    Essay:  Write a 750-word essay based on the statement "the Death Penalty is Poor Public Policy"  See the application for additional instructions. 
    Extracurricular Activities:  None
    Click the link below for copy of application.
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  • PACB Foundation Scholarship--Postmarked February 13, 2014

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    Amount:  $1,000 renewable scholarship
    Who:  A High School senior.  Must be a dependent child of a parent who works for the PA Association of Community Bankers (PACB) or a child of a parent of the PACB who was deceased for no more than two years.
    Academic Requirements:  Must send official school transcript,  must submit most recent  report card, and submit highest SAT or ACT scores.
    Other :  Must submit a 1,000 word typed essay  on how will your graduation and future education impact your relationship with and view of your community.  How will will it impact your leadership skills?
    Please click on the file below for an application, eligibility requirements and important due dates.
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  • Cargill Community Scholarship Program--Deadline February 15, 2014

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    Amount:  $1,000
    Who:  High School graduating senior.  Must live in a community where Cargill has a business presence.
    Academic Requirements:  Students are selected based on academic achievement. 
    Other:  Student must demonstrate leadership in extracurricular and civic activities.
    Program guidelines and the application is available on line at www.ffa.org. and at www.cargill.com.  Keyword is scholarship.
     
     
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  • Best Buy Scholarship -- February 15, 2014

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    Amount: $1,000
    Who:  High School Students in grades 9 -12
    Major:  Any
    Academic Requirements:  Minimum GPA 2.5
    Extracurricular/Community Activities:  Must demonstrate an exemplary commitment to community service.
    Work Experience:  Preferable
    Go to www.at15.com  for scholarship application and more information.
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  • Harrisburg Saint Patrick's Day Parade Association Scholarship - Deadline February 15, 2014

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    Amount:  at least $500
    Who:  High School seniors and college students
    Major: any
    Academic Requirement:  Submit an official high school or college transcript.
    Letter of Recommendation: Letter of recommendation from a teacher
    Essay:  Submit a 500-word essay describing your future goals and  your understanding of Irish or Celtic heritage
    School/Community Activities:  List extra-curricular activities.
    Other:  Must attend the Harrisburg St. Patrick Day Parade.
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  • Allen D. Quirk Excellence in Education Award - Deadline February 21, 2014

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    Amount: 1,000
    Who:  High School graduating senior who plans to attend two/four-year college or technical school or who plans to enlist into the military
    Major:  Any
    Academic Requirements: 2.0 GPA
    EssaySubmit three essays:  1.  In one or two sentences, describe your career goal. 2. What are your professional aspirations? What issues, needs, or problems do you hope to address? Please specify how your post-secondary academic programing and/or military training will assist you in achieving your goals. (Limit 400 words).  3. Discuss your attitude toward responsibility, as well as describe a leadership experience in which you made a difference in school or in your community. (Limit 200 words)
    Recommendations:  Provide two letters of recommendations
    Other:  Student must provide proof of post secondary enrollment or enlistment into the military
    Interested Students must see their counselor for an application before February 21, 2014
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  • Altrusa International Scholarship - Deadline February 28, 2014

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    Amount:  At least $500
    Who:  High School Seniors residing Cumberland, Dauphin, Perry, and York counties.
    Major:  Any
    Academic Requirements:  High academic achievement. 
    Extracurricular/Community Activities:  Provide information on recent community activities.
    Community Activities:  Provide list of most recent community activities and describe in essay form your most rewarding community service activity. 
    Letters of Recommendation:  Must provide two references.
    Essay:  Must submit an essay describing your goals and aspirations for the future and how your educational plans will help you accomplish them.
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  • Big 33 Scholarships--Deadline February 28, 2014

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    Amount:  Varies
    Who:  High School graduating seniors
    Academic Requirements:  Varies
    For information on the different scholarships available through the Big 33 Scholarship Foundation go to www.big33.org.  Read the criteria for each.  The applicant may apply for more than one scholarship.
     
    You must ask your counselor to approve your application by March 7, 2014
     
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  • PSECU Scholarship--Deadline February 28, 2014

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    Amount:  $8,000
    Who:  High School graduating seniors. Must be a member of PSECU by 12/31/2012.
    Academic Requirements:  School counselor must provide academic profile (GPA and class rank).
    Test Scores:  School Counselor must submit SAT/ACT scores.
    Essay:  Must compose two essays.  Click the PSECU scholarhip link.
    For more information and application go to www.psecu.com/scholarships
     
     
     
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