John M. Roca Memorial Scholarship

Deadline: March 15, 2017 Eligibility: Graduating senior of Cape Henlopen High School. Pursuing a degree in agricultural and natural resource management, pre-veterinary medicine, art or related fields at a four-year college or university Minimum 3.5 GPA. Factors to be considered include academic performance (GPA and class rank), high school activities, SAT scores, volunteer activities and [...]

A. Katharine Richards Scholarship

Deadline: Application process begins February 2017. Check with scholarship administrator for deadline. Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors who are also residents of Sussex County, Delaware, and who will be entering the University of Delaware. Applicants must have maintained a 3.0 GPA during the last two years of high school and must demonstrate financial need. [...]

Quiet Resorts Charitable Foundation (QRCF) Scholarships

Deadline: April 2017, see website for details. Eligibility: High school seniors who reside in the towns of Fenwick Island, Bethany Beach, Ocean View, Millville, Clarksville, Selbyville, Frankford, Dagsboro, Millsboro, and their surrounding rural  areas. This area encompasses the zip codes of 19944, 19930, 19970, 19967, 19975, 19945, 19939 and 19966. Scholarship is awarded based on [...]

James H. Postles Scholarship

Deadline: March 15, 2017 Eligibility: Graduating senior of Milford High School. Award: May vary annually. Currently up to two one-time $1,200 scholarships; at the discretion of the board of directors at the Delaware Community Foundation. Contact: Application available at www.delcf.org/scholarships For more information, contact your guidance counselor or: Scholarships, Delaware Community Foundation P.O. Box 1636 [...]

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Howard and Edna Postles Scholarship

Deadline: Application process begins February 2017. Check with scholarship administrator for deadline. Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors living within a 15-mile radius of the Milford, Del., city limits. Annual renewal is dependent on the recipient maintaining a “B” average and continuing to maintain a legal residence in Delaware. Award: Minimum of $500; maximum [...]

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Barbara Kimmey Pierce Memorial Fund

Deadline: March 15, 2017 Eligibility: Graduating senior of Milford High School. Pursuing a Registered Nurse certificate. Award: May vary annually; usually a one-time $1,000 award, at the discretion of the board of directors at the Delaware Community Foundation. Contact: Application available at www.delcf.org/scholarships For more information, contact your school counselor or: Scholarships, Delaware Community Foundation [...]

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J.D. O’Connor Scholarship Fund

Deadline: March 15, 2017 Eligibility: Graduating senior from a Sussex County high school who is attending an accredited Delaware institution. Award: $1,000 (semi-annual payments of $500). May reapply for future funding as long as a 2.5 GPA is maintained and the student is enrolled full time and in good standing. Applicant may receive four annual awards, at [...]

Deadline March, O Category, Sussex|

Milford High School Alumni Scholarship

Deadline: March 15, 2017 Eligibility: Academically outstanding graduating senior of Milford High School. Exhibits academic achievement, leadership, initiative and involvement in school and community activities. Award: May vary annually. Currently up to four one-time $1,000 scholarships. At the discretion of the board of directors at the Delaware Community Foundation. Contact: Application available at www.delcf.org/scholarships For [...]

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Bob LaPrad Scholarship

Deadline: March 15, 2017 Eligibility: Must be graduating from the 11th or 12th grade and reside within the Delmar, Laurel, Seaford, or Woodbridge School Districts. Must be recommended by a school counselor or teacher based on citizenship qualities, work ethic and service to the community. Must write an essay on why community service is important and describe [...]

Janosik Family Scholarship Fund

Deadline:  March 15, 2017 Eligibility: Grades four through 12. Attend an Eastern Shore school. Recommended by a school counselor or teacher based on citizenship qualities, work ethic and service to the community. Essay: 250-word essay on: Lessons learned from reading Back to the Basics by Johnny Janosik or Gifted Hands by Dr. Ben Carson. Award:  [...]