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Dr. Joseph P. Pyle Scholarship

Deadline: Application process begins February 2017. Check with scholarship administrator for deadline. Eligibility: Applicants must be residents of the City of Wilmington, have a minimum 2.8 GPA and be able to demonstrate good moral character and athletic ability. Must also attend any high school in New Castle County and be ages 17 to 21. Award: [...]

Prudential Spirit of Community Awards

Deadline: November 8, 2016 for students. Check website for other deadlines. Eligibility: Recognizes students in grades five through 12 who have demonstrated exemplary community service. The volunteer activity must have occurred at least partly during the 12 months before the date of application. Schools and officially designated organizations may select one middle level and one high [...]

Print and Graphic Scholarship Foundation (PGSF)

Deadline: April 1, 2017 Eligibility: To be eligible to compete for a scholarship award, the student must be: Pursuing a career in graphic communications, printing technology, printing management, or publishing. A high school senior or high school graduate. Enrolled in a two- or four-year accredited graphic or printing program at a technical school, college or [...]

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Wilbur E. Postles Scholarship

Deadline: Application process begins February 2017. Check with scholarship administrator for details. Eligibility: Applicants must rank in the top 20 percent of their class and score 1,700 or higher on the SAT. Applicants must be residents of Delaware for at least four years before making application for this scholarship and entering college for the first [...]

James H. Postles Scholarship

Deadline: March 15, 2017 Eligibility: Graduating senior of Milford High School. Award: May vary annually. Currently up to two one-time $1,200 scholarships; 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 guidance counselor or: Scholarships, Delaware Community Foundation P.O. Box 1636 [...]

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Howard and Edna Postles Scholarship

Deadline: Application process begins February 2017. Check with scholarship administrator for deadline. Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors living within a 15-mile radius of the Milford, Del., city limits. Annual renewal is dependent on the recipient maintaining a “B” average and continuing to maintain a legal residence in Delaware. Award: Minimum of $500; maximum [...]

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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 [...]

Barbara Kimmey Pierce Memorial Fund

Deadline: March 15, 2017 Eligibility: Graduating senior of Milford High School. Pursuing a Registered Nurse certificate. Award: May vary annually; usually a one-time $1,000 award, 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, Delaware Community Foundation [...]

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Perdue Scholarship

Deadline: January 31, 2017 Eligibility: Seniors who are children of current Perdue employees or independent poultry producers under contract with Perdue. Award: $5,000. Contact: The Arthur W. Perdue Foundation Scholarship Program Kim Nechay P.O. Box 1537 Salisbury, MD 21802-1537 kim.nechay@perdue.com

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT FOR TEACHERS

Financial assistance for professional development Critical Need Scholarship Deadline: 4:30 p.m. on Friday, January 6, 2017, for fall 2017; 4:30 p.m. on Friday, June 9, 2017, for spring 2017. Eligibility: Full-time employees of a Delaware public or charter school who teach on a valid Emergency Certificate in a critical need area as defined by the [...]