Deadline: November 5, 2019 Amount: up to $50,000
- Current high school seniors, or the equivalent, who are citizens of the United States are eligible to apply.
- Applicants need not be related to a member of the Elks.
- Applicants will be judged on scholarship, leadership, and financial need.
Deadline: November 5, 2019 Amount: Varies
Any U.S. woman in grades 9 through 12 is eligible to apply and will be considered for both the National and Affiliate Award, if she also meets all of the following criteria:
- She is 13 years of age or older at time of account creation.
- She is a U.S. citizen or permanent resident who attends school in the U.S. or is a U.S. citizen attending school in Puerto Rico, Guam, the U.S. Virgin Islands, or on a U.S. overseas military base.
- She has a U.S. Tax Identification or Social Security Number.
- She is not an NCWIT employee and has no immediate family relationship with employees, extended staff, contractors or board members of NCWIT (including spouses, siblings, children, grandchildren, and persons residing in the same household).
Deadline: November 5, 2019 Amount: up to $5,000
- be in grades 5-12 as of November 5
- be a legal resident of any U.S. state or Washington, D.C.
- have engaged in a volunteer activity that occurred during the 12 months prior to the date of the application
- submit a completed application to a school or the head of an official designated local organization by November 5.
Deadline: November 13, 2019 Amount: up to $160,000 ($40,000 per year for four years)
- Graduate from a U.S. high school in the spring of 2020
- Intend to enroll full time in an accredited four-year college beginning in the fall of 2020
- Earn a cumulative unweighted GPA of 3.5 or above
- Receive standardized test scores of either an SAT Total Score of 1200 and above OR an ACT Composite Score of 26 or above
- Demonstrate unmet financial need. We will consider applicants with family income up to $95,000. Last year’s cohort of new college scholarship recipients had a median family income of approximately $26,000.
Due Date: November 15, 2019 6 pm (Mountain) Amount: Varies
- Complete the FAFSA before application deadline
- Be a citizen or permanent resident of the United States
- Be a resident of Colorado, New Mexico, Utah, or Wyoming
- Be a high school senior graduating from a school in Colorado, New Mexico, Utah, or Wyoming
- Earn a minimum SAT Math score of 490 and a minimum Evidence-Based Reading & Writing score of 490 or a minimum ACT score of 18 in each category (writing score not required). Super scoring is not accepted.
- Earn a minimum Grade Point Average of 3.0 in high school (on an unweighted 4.0 scale)
Deadline: November 15, 2019 Amount: up to $2,500
- Open to high school musicians (grades 9-12) enrolled during the 2019-20 academic
- Performers of woodwind, brass, or percussion instruments may apply.
- Previous competition winners and immediate family members of current or former U.S. Marine Band members are not eligible.
- All applicants must be U.S. citizens.
- Applicants must select ONE of the works listed for their instrument in the application packet and submit an audio recording of their performance of that selection accompanied by piano, band, or orchestra.
Deadline: November 22, 2019 Amount: $2000
- Must be currently enrolled in an accredited university, college, trade or vocational school. High school seniors are eligible to apply, but must be enrolled in one of the previously mentioned institutions.
- Must be in pursuit of construction-related careers including, but not limited to: Construction management, civil engineering, business, and commercial/professional sales. Students involved in trades such as welding, diesel tech, heavy equipment operations and building tech are also welcome to apply.
- Must have received, (or be in the process of attaining), their high school diploma or GED.
- Must be U.S. citizens, or be a legal permanent resident with work eligibility status.
Deadline: November 30, 2019 Amount: $5000
- Be thirteen (13) years of age or older at the time of application
- Be legal residents of the fifty (50) United States or the District of Columbia
- Be currently enrolled (or enroll no later than the fall of 2025) in an accredited post-secondary institution of higher education
- Submit an online written response to the question:
“What would you say to someone who thinks education doesn’t matter, or that college is a waste of time and money?” (250 words or less)
Deadline: November 30, 2019 Amount: $1,250
- Be a high school student, graduating class of 2020, at an accredited Utah school.
- Have successfully completed or currently be enrolled in the General Financial Literacy course or equivalent required course.
- Show proof that you plan to pursue post-secondary education which includes acceptance letter from an eligible post-secondary institution.
- Complete online submission form located at www.utahjumpstart.org between September 1, 2019 and November 30, 2019. A second chance to apply for this scholarship will be in Spring 2020.
- Submit required video as specified in application criteria.
- Submit post-secondary institution acceptance letter OR document indicating student has completed the application process and is being considered for admission.
- Submit all of the above NO later than midnight on November 30, 2019.