Academic/Merit

/Academic/Merit

National Honor Society (NHS) Scholarships

Deadline: January 2017 Eligibility: Students must be seniors, members of National Honor Society and attend a school that has an active NHS chapter. Award: $1,000 – $13,000. Contact: Students cannot apply directly to NHS. They must be selected by their NHS chapter to complete the online application. Interested NHS members should contact their NHS adviser.

National Coalition of 100 Black Women (NCBW), Delaware Chapter, Dr. Teresa D. Drummond Scholarship

Deadline: June 2017 Eligibility: Application will be available in March with specific requirements. Delaware resident. GPA with the exception of a non-traditional student application. Acceptance/enrollment in a technical, associate or undergraduate degree program. Award: Varies based on availability of scholarship funds. Contact: Application available at ncbwde.org NCBW, Delaware Chapter Community Services Building 100 W. 10th [...]

Anne Richards Maclary Munyun Scholarship

Deadline: Early spring 2017. Confirm deadline with counselor. Eligibility: High school seniors who have attended Newark High School for their full junior and senior years. A minimum GPA of 3.0 is required. High school grades, achievements and community involvement are compared to other applicants each year. An essay and recommendation letter are required. A career [...]

George H. Henry Award

Deadline: April 1, 2017 Eligibility: High school senior from Cape Henlopen High School or Dover High School. Pursuing a career in education or teaching in Delaware’s public school system. Award: One-year, one-time award of $500 awarded annually in the Capital and Cape Henlopen school districts, at the discretion of the school scholarship committee. Contact: Cape Henlopen [...]

Hearn Scholarship

Deadline: Application process begins February 2017. Check with scholarship administrator for deadline. Eligibility: Applicants must be high school students who reside within the boundaries of the Milford School District. Must demonstrate high academic achievement, rank within the top 10 percent of their class and earned good College Board scores. Renewal is dependent upon submission of [...]

GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship

Deadline: Check website. Eligibility: National program awards college scholarships to high school seniors who embody the characteristics of President Ronald Reagan. Candidates must: Demonstrate exemplary leadership, drive, integrity and citizenship at school, at home, at the workplace, and within the community. Be nominated by an eligible community leader, such as high school principal, elected official [...]

First State Manufactured Housing Association Scholarship

Deadline: Application must be received by March 6, 2017. Must file the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) prior to application deadline. FAFSA can be completed online at www.fafsa.ed.gov after October 1, 2016. Eligibility: FSMHA scholarships are offered to Delaware residents who are high school seniors or former graduates and who are seeking to [...]

Ellendale Ruritan Scholarship Award

Deadline: March 1, 2017 Eligibility: Full-time students who live within a five-mile radius of Ellendale and have been accepted to or are enrolled in any postsecondary school. Applicants must show financial need and academic merit; be in the upper 25 percent of their high school class; and maintain at least a 2.75 GPA based on [...]

Dover Century Club Scholarships

Deadline: March 2017 Eligibility: A Dover High School or St. Thomas More student graduating in spring 2017. Applicants must be of outstanding character, have an excellent academic record and have demonstrated community service. Award: Three $1,000 awards to a student in any field of study. Contact: Application available from the school counselor office at Dover [...]

Delaware State Federation of Women’s Clubs Scholarship Funds

Deadline: April 1, 2017 Eligibility: Student must have completed high school study at a Delaware school and exhibit strong academic record, leadership achievement and financial need. Award: Open Contact: Application available online at www.gfwcdelaware.org/Projects/Scholarships Cindy Angermeier GFWC DSFWC Women’s Clubs 860 Voshells Mill Star Hill Road Dover, DE 19901 cynspin@verizon.net