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Youth Free Expression Project Film Contest

Deadline: December 2016, check website for details. Eligibility: Each year NCAC challenges young people all across the nation to think about their First Amendment rights and the issue of Free Speech. Film your response in four minutes or less. Entries can be videos of any kind, including documentary, animation, experimental, satire, fictional narrative or music [...]

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Linda Walge Penman Scholarship

Deadline: December 1, 2016 Eligibility: The Linda Walge Penman Scholarship is available to Delaware junior and senior high school applicants who wish to pursue a career in librarianship and/or writing. Submission must include: Completed scholarship form 500-750 word essay demonstrating the ability to formulate a well-structured, convincing argument highlighting interests in the field(s) of librarianship [...]

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United States Air Force ROTC

Deadline: December 1, 2016 (of senior year). Eligibility: High school seniors and students who have not enrolled in college full-time. Must be planning to attend a bachelor’s degree program fulltime; meet specific academic requirements listed online at; and demonstrate leadership potential. Award: Four-year scholarships for up to full tuition. Scholarships include book stipend plus [...]

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Newark Community Band Scholarship

Deadline: December 16, 2016 Award: This one-time award of $500 shall be presented to an 11th or 12th grade high school student. A committee appointed by The Newark Community Band Board of Directors shall select recipients of this award. Eligibility: A high school Junior or Senior with a minimum GPA of 2.8 on a 4.0 scale. [...]

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National Wild Turkey Federation (NWTF) Delaware Chapter Scholarship

Deadline:  December 23, 2016 for submitting to local chapter. Eligibility: Applicant must submit: Senior class (sealed) transcripts. Three letters of references. Head shot photo suitable for publication. Copies of current hunting license and NWTF youth membership card. Class rank & GPA, signed by counselor. List of extracurricular activities. Essay on conservation, hunting heritage is required. [...]

National Coalition Against Censorship (NCAC) “Free Speech Forever!” Youth Film Contest

Deadline: December 2016, check website for details. Eligibility: Each year NCAC challenges young people all across the nation to think about their First Amendment rights and the issue of free speech. The theme varies each year. Students must make a short film about a censorship issue or event from the past 40 years, or explore [...]

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Ronald McDonald House Charities (RMHC) U.S. Scholarships

Deadline: Application process begins in the fall. Check website for details. Eligibility: Students may apply for one of four scholarships: RMHC Scholars; RMHC/Asia; RMHC/African American Future Achievers; and RMHC/HACER Scholarships. General eligibility requirements are: Be a high school senior. Be younger than age 21. Be eligible to attend a two- or four-year college, university, or technical school [...]

Amanda Haxton Memorial Scholarship

Deadline: December 2016, check website for details. Eligibility: Will be awarded to a high school graduate and Delaware Shore Field Hockey participant who plans to attend a four-year college or university or a medical training facility or program. Award: TBA. Contact: Application available online Michael Eisenhour Executive Director Delaware Shore Field Hockey Inc. 34394 [...]

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Elks National Foundation Most Valuable Student Competition

Deadline: Applications available after September 1, 2016. The applications will be due to the Elks Lodge nearest to the applicant's home by December 1, 2016. Eligibility: Any high school senior. Applicants need not be related to a member of the Elks. College students are not eligible. Applicants must be citizens of the United States on [...]

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Delaware Engineering Society (DES) National Society of Professional Engineers

Deadline: December 30, 2016, check website for details. Eligibility: Open to all Delaware high school seniors who will enroll in an ABET-accredited college engineering program (in-state or out-of-state) in fall 2017. Other requirements may apply. Available scholarships are as follows: Award: DES Joe J. Welker Jr. Memorial Scholarship:  $2,000 one-time award. Contact: In late September, [...]