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John J. Ryan Scholarship Fund

Deadline: March 15, 2017 Eligibility: Graduating senior of Caesar Rodney High School. Pursuing a career in education and teaching and accepted at a college or university. Applicant must seek to improve the quality of life in our society through teaching ideals. Award: $1,000 one-time award to be paid in January after the successful completion of [...]

Deadline March, Education, Kent, R Category|

Rotary Club of Wilmington

Deadline: April 21, 2017 Eligibility: A resident of New Castle County and a high school senior attending a public or private school in New Castle County. Formally admitted to a public or private college or university for the upcoming academic year. Proven financial need. Solid academic achievement. Involvement in extracurricular activities. A commitment to community [...]

John M. Roca Memorial Scholarship

Deadline: March 15, 2017 Eligibility: Graduating senior of Cape Henlopen High School. Pursuing a degree in agricultural and natural resource management, pre-veterinary medicine, art or related fields at a four-year college or university Minimum 3.5 GPA. Factors to be considered include academic performance (GPA and class rank), high school activities, SAT scores, volunteer activities and [...]

Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship Program

Deadline: Application available online in October and due in mid-February 2017. Check website for details. Eligibility: Applicants must: Be a graduating, minority high school senior. Plan to attend an accredited and approved four-year institution within the United States. Show leadership potential. Demonstrate a dedication to community service. Present evidence of financial need. Be a U.S. [...]

A. Katharine Richards Scholarship

Deadline: Application process begins February 2017. Check with scholarship administrator for deadline. Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors who are also residents of Sussex County, Delaware, and who will be entering the University of Delaware. Applicants must have maintained a 3.0 GPA during the last two years of high school and must demonstrate financial need. [...]

Rebekah Assembly of Delaware, Independent Order of Odd Fellows

Deadline:  April 1, 2017 Eligibility: A Delaware resident wishing to further their education at an accredited college or a continuing education program. A U.S. citizen. Submit a complete application and all required documentation by the deadline. Submit one letter of recommendation showing character and eligibility. Award: $500 (up to five awards) to be paid to [...]

Deadline April, R Category|

Ayn Rand Fountainhead Essay Contest

Deadline: April 26, 2017 Eligibility: Entrants must be in the 11th or 12th grade and submit an essay of 800 to 1,600 words on one of three topics available on the official webpage. Essays will be judged on whether the student is able to argue for and justify his or her view—not on whether the [...]

Ayn Rand Atlas Shrugged Essay Contest

Deadline:  April 28, 2017 Eligibility:  Entrants must be graduating high school seniors or college students and submit an essay of 800 to 1,600 words on one of three topics available on the official webpage. Essays will be judged on whether the student is able to argue for and justify his or her view—not on whether the [...]

Deadline April, Essay Contest, R Category|