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Middletown Historical Society College Scholarship Program

Deadline: April 1, 2017 Eligibility: High school seniors living in the Appoquinimink School District. Award: $1,000 for first; $500 for second place. Topic: The World War 1 memorial at Cochran Square – the “Four Corners” of Middletown was originally erected to honor the memory of those local men killed in WW1. Today it honors all [...]

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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 [...]

Geneva Pepper Morris Memorial Scholarship

Deadline: March 15, 2017 Eligibility: Female graduating senior of Cape Henlopen High School. Pursuing a degree in a business-related field at an accredited college or university. Award: One-year, one-time award of $1,000 at the discretion of the board of d directors at the Delaware Community Foundation. Contact: Application available at www.delcf.org/scholarships For more information, contact [...]

Deadline March, M Category|

Miss Delaware Pageant (A Scholarship Program)

Eligibility: Competition is open to young women ages 17 to24. The Miss Delaware winner will compete in the Miss America Pageant (www.missamerica.org). Local and state competitions are scored on a scale of one through 10 in the following categories: Interview: 25 percent. On-stage question: 5 percent. Talent: 35 percent. (Talent must not exceed 90 seconds.). [...]

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William J. & H. Virginia Miller Jr. Scholarship

Deadline: March 15, 2017 Eligibility: Graduating senior of St. Thomas More Academy. Pursuing a degree in a business-related field at an accredited college or university. Minimum 2.75 GPA. No preference will be given to applicants on the basis of race, religion or gender. Demonstrates leadership qualities. Award: Type and amount at the discretion of the [...]

Deadline March, M Category|

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 [...]

Deadline March, M Category, Sussex|

Keisha M. Michael Memorial Scholarship

Deadline: March 15, 2017 Eligibility: African-American graduating senior residing in New Castle County. Minimum 2.5 GPA. Attending a historically black college or university. Community and church service are considered. Personal recommendation is required. Award: Minimum $1,000, depending on GPA and materials submitted. Awardees may reapply. At the discretion of the board of directors at the [...]

John A. Maslin Scholarship Fund

Deadline: March 15, 2017 Eligibility: Graduating seniors in the Brandywine School District. Pursuing a course of study in art, mathematics or science at an accredited institution of higher learning. Recommended by an art, mathematics or science teacher or staff member. Award: Type and amount at the discretion of the board of directors at the Delaware [...]

Deadline March, M Category, New Castle|

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 [...]

Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF)

Deadline: Various, check website for details. Eligibility: TMCF provides scholarships to eligible students attending public Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) and Predominately Black Institutions (PBIs). The awards are merit based. Applicants, however, must have a financial need to qualify and meet the following criteria: Attend one of the 47 TMCF-member schools. Have a minimum cumulative GPA of [...]

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