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Healthcare Leaders Scholarship

Deadline: January 29, 2017 Eligibility: The Healthcare Leaders Scholarship is offered to students entering or currently pursuing an educational program related to nursing or medicine. Students must be at least 17 years of age and have a GPA of 3.0 or higher. All applicants must submit a 600 to 1,000-word essay explaining what they hope [...]

Newark Morning Rotary Club

Deadline: June 2017, check website for details. Eligibility: Applicants must be graduates of James Groves Adult High School, reside within the boundaries of the Christina School District and demonstrate an interest in further education. Award: $500, renewable three times for $2,000. Contact: info@nmrde.org or visit www.nmrde.org/index.html

Newark High School Alumni Scholarship

Deadline: Spring 2017. Check with school counselor for details. 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. Award: [...]

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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New Castle County Alumni Chapter Scholarship, Delaware State University

Deadline: April 28, 2017, check website for details. Eligibility: Student must be a graduating senior with a 2.75 GPA and graduating from a high school in New Castle County. Award will be based on three letters of recommendation, a biological sketch and financial need. Award: Six $1,000 scholarships. Contact: Applications available through your high school [...]

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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 Restaurant Association Educational Foundation (NRAEF) Scholarship Programs

Deadline: Various, check website for details. Eligibility: NRAEF encourages and supports graduating high school students, GED graduates and current undergraduate students who are committed to furthering their education and enhancing their careers in the restaurant and food-service industry through its scholarships. Eligibility requirements for each merit scholarship can be found online. Award: $2,500 to $3,500. [...]

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National Peace Essay Contest

Deadline: Registration opens November 1, 2016. Entries must be received online in February 2017, check website for details. Eligibility: Students in grades nine through 12 may take part in the contest with the sponsorship of a coordinator: parent, teacher, youth leader, etc. Students must have a contest coordinator who can review essays and act as [...]

National Multiple Sclerosis Society Scholarship

Deadline: January 2017, check website for details. Eligibility: High school seniors who have MS, or who have a parent with MS, who will be attending an accredited postsecondary school for the first time. High school (or GED) graduates of any age who have MS, or who have a parent with MS, who will be attending [...]

National Law Enforcement and Firefighters Children’s Foundation (NLEAFCF) Scholarships

Deadline: July 1, 2017 Eligibility: Applicants must be a child of a law enforcement agent/officer or firefighter who lost his/her life or was permanently disabled in the line of duty (eligibility details available online). Must be pursuing a bachelor’s degree, associate’s degree, certificate or diploma at any accredited college, university or technical institution in the [...]

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