Bethel AME Church Family Scholarship

Deadline: March 15, 2017 Eligibility: Graduating senior who has been an active member. Enrolling as a full-time student at an accredited institution. Attended the Scholarship Committee Workshop. Award: $1,500 to active members (two-year minimum) or $500 to members (new or have not participated in church activities). Contact: Bethel AME Church Scholarship Committee 604 N. Walnut [...]

Beekuis Scholarship

Deadline: March 15, 2017 Eligibility: Student residing in New Castle County, Delaware. Pursing a degree in chemistry, physics, biology, other science, mathematics, or music. Financial need. Award: Two $3,000 awards at the discretion of the board of directors at Delaware Community Foundation. Contact: Application available at For more information, contact your school counselor or: [...]

AXA Achievement Scholarship

Deadline: The 2017 program begins in fall 2016. Check website for details. Eligibility: AXA Achievers are ethnically and economically diverse, but share these qualities: ambition and drive; determination to set and reach goals; respect for self, family and community; and ability to succeed in college. Award: 52 one-time awards of $10,000 (one from each state, the [...]

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Michael C. Ferguson Achievement Award

Scholarships for Delaware 8th- and 11th-grade students The Michael C. Ferguson Achievement Award is named in honor of the former Deputy Superintendent and Acting Superintendent of the State Department of Public Instruction (now Department of Education) and former State Budget Director. Up to 150 8th-grade and 150 11th-grade students who demonstrate superior performance on the [...]