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Port of Wilmington Maritime Society’s Dennis Latina Scholarship

Deadline: April 2017, students must contact Port of Wilmington for deadline. Eligibility: High school seniors and returning/continuing college students whose parent, grandparent or legal guardian is employed by any company located at the Port of Wilmington; and is a member of the Port of Wilmington Maritime Society that has contributed a minimum of $500 towards [...]

Kelly Family Scholarship

Deadline: March 15, 2017 Eligibility: Graduating female student of Caesar Rodney High School. Distinguished in academic achievement, community service and involvement in school activities. Financial need. Award: $2,000, 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, [...]

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George E. Gordy/Family Educational Trust Scholarship

Deadline: February 15, 2017 Eligibility: Worthy and needy students who are graduates of Sussex County high schools. May be past graduates who are currently enrolled in college. Available for both two-year and four-year educational programs. Must attend college full time. Award: Maximum of $3,000 a year, renewable with application. Contact: Wilmington Trust Co. Deanne M. [...]

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 [...]

Garbutt Family Scholarship

Deadline: March 15, 2017 Eligibility: Graduating senior of Milford High School. Financial need. Pursuing a four-year degree at an accredited college or university. Award: At the discretion of the scholarship committee 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 P.O. Box [...]

Deadline March, G Category, Need-Based, Sussex|

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 [...]

Don and Nancy Edwards Scholarship

Deadline: October 31, 2016 Eligibility: High school sophomore or junior. Recommended through the Upward Bound program at the University of Delaware or Delaware Technical & Community College. Demonstrate academic ability. Financial need. Pursuing a four-year college degree. Award: Up to $5,000 per year after other scholarships and funding are applied to the student’s account at [...]

Deadline October, E Category, Need-Based|

James L. Davis Scholarship

Deadline: March 15, 2017 Eligibility: Graduating senior of Milford High School Financial need Distinguished in academic achievement, community service and school activities Award: May vary annually. Currently up to four one-time $750 scholarships; at the discretion of the Delaware Community Foundation Board of Directors. Contact: Application available at www.delcf.org/scholarships For more information, contact your school [...]

Ivyane D.F. Davis Memorial Scholarship

Deadline: June 15, 2017 Eligibility: Applicants must have been in foster care in Delaware; a resident of Delaware for at least one year before applying; and applied to, accepted by, or attending an institution of higher learning or trade school. All applicants must have completed a FAFSA and provide the board with documentation of all [...]

Cloutier-Valenti Legacy Scholarship Fund

Deadline: March 15, 2017 Eligibility: Graduating senior of Lee High School, Lee, MA; Norwich Free Academy, Norwich, CT; Cape Henlopen High School, Lewes, DE. Enrolling at an accredited institution. Financial need. Demonstrated involvement in school and community activities. Award: One-time scholarship of $2,000 will be awarded to one student from each of the schools listed [...]

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