2016-2017 Scholarships Due in December

Soroptimist of Harrisburg, Violet Richardson Award - Deadline December 1, 2016

Amount:  up to $2,500
Who:  female high school students between the ages of 14 anf 17
Major: Any
Academic Requirements:  N/A
Essay:  Must submit a 750-word essay describing you community service experience
Community/School Activiities:  Must show a strong committment to community service
Recommendations:  N/A
 

University of Dayton Leadership in Service Scholarship--December 14, 2016
Amount: $10,000 ($2500 per year for four year)
Who:  High School Students who want to attend University of Dayton
Major:  Any
Academic Requirement:  Must meet the admissions requirement of University of Dayton
Community/School Activities:  Students who are committed to service within their school, church or community
University of Dayton Leadership scholarship 2016.pdf


Foot Locker Scholar Athletes--Due December 16, 2016
Amount: 20,000
Who: Graduating High School Athlete who will be attending a four-year college
Academics: 3.0 GPA
For more scholarship details go to https://footlockerscholarathletes.com/


USDA 1890 National Scholars Program--Deadline December 31, 2016
Amount: not specified
Who:  High School graduate planning to attend one of the nineteen 1890 Historically Black Land-Grant Universities.
Major:  Any field of study in agriculture, food, natural resource sciences or other related disciplines
Academic Requirement:  3.0 GPA
Community Involvement:  Demonstrate leadership and  community service.
Click on the link for scholarship details and application
http://www.outreach.usda.gov/education/1890/