Academic/Merit

/Academic/Merit

X-traordinary Women “Colinthia Gosa” Scholarship

Eligibility: Applicant must be a female minority senior in good standing (both at the time of submission and the time of the award) at Dover High School or Howard High School of Technology. Must have completed and received full credit for a recognized course of study directly or indirectly associated with business studies (typing, shorthand, accounting, [...]

Xerox Technical Minority Scholarship

Deadline: September 30, 2016 Eligibility: Provides financial support to minority students enrolled full time in a technical or engineering degree program at the bachelor’s level or above. Award: $1,000 to $10,000. Contact: Application and details available at www.xerox.com/jobs/minority-scholarships/enus.html Xerox Technical Minority Scholarship Program 150 State St., Fourth Floor Rochester, NY 14614 xtmsp@rballiance.com

WGMD Scholar/Athlete Award

Deadline: March 31, 2017 Eligibility: Each high school in Sussex County nominates one male and one female who have participated in sports and have other scholastic and civic achievements. Award: $1,500 scholarship (two awards). $250 scholarship each nominee (up to 26). Contact: School counselors nominate two students from each school.

Wilmington Country Club Centennial Scholarship Fund

Deadline: June 15, 2017 Eligibility: Wilmington Country Club caddy, employee or dependent child of an employee. Pursuing part-time or full-time studies at an accredited educational institution. Financial need. Demonstrated academic promise. Length of service at the Country Club will be considered. Relatives of Wilmington Country Club members are ineligible. Award: Varies. Students may reapply annually, [...]

Don and Anne Ward Scholarship

Deadline: March 15, 2017 Eligibility: Graduating senior of Sussex Technical High School. Demonstrates outstanding citizenship, community involvement and a high level of academic success. Enrolling in an accredited post-secondary school. Preference will be given to students enrolling in an education field of study. Award: Either two $500 scholarships or one $1,000 scholarship; at the discretion [...]

Ryan R. Wagner Memorial Scholarship

Deadline: March 15, 2017 Eligibility: Graduating senior from Middletown or Appoquinimink. Resident of the Appoquinimink school district. Accepted to the University of Delaware engineering program. Award: One award to a student from each school (Middletown and Appoquinimink). Students may reapply for continued support. At the discretion of the Ryan R. Wagner Memorial Scholarship Committee. Contact: Application [...]

George A. Thompson Memorial Scholarship Program

Deadline: March 2017, check website for details. Eligibility: The applicant must live in New Castle County. The applicant must be graduating from a public high school in New Castle County in the current year. The applicant must intend to be a full-time student at a college or university. Other considerations: The applicant’s high school record [...]

Henry H. Stroud, M.D. Memorial Scholarship

Deadline: March 15, 2017 Eligibility: Delaware resident enrolling in an accredited school of medicine. Award: Varies each year; at the discretion of the board of directors at the Delaware Community Foundation. Additional Requirement: Awards will be based on the applicant’s demonstrated commitment to pursuing the highest standards of excellence, ethics and compassion in the medical [...]

Swiss Benevolent Society of New York, Pellegrini Scholarships

Deadline: March 31, 2017; Application request by January 31, 2017 Eligibility: Partial tuition grants awarded at the post-secondary school level for vocational or undergraduate and graduate academic studies at an accredited school. Based on need and merit (minimum GPA of 3.0) or on merit alone. For a full undergraduate scholarship, applicant must demonstrate financial need. [...]

Joseph B. Schafferman Sr. Memorial Scholarship Fund

Deadline: February 15, 2017 Eligibility: Must be a member of General Teamsters Local Union 326, or a member’s dependent child who is a high school senior. Must demonstrate scholastic ability, good character, qualities of leadership, and be in the top 15 percent of high school graduating class. Must be in a degree-seeking program at a [...]