Seniors text: @eaglesr22 to 81010 for text reminders of important dates
Sallie Mae Smart Money Management for High School Students
Wednesday, March 24 6:00 pm: click here
Thursday, March 25 7:00 pm click here
Ole Miss Scholarships - priority deadline 2/15
Mississippi State Scholarships - priority deadline 12/1
Tremont Friends and Alumni Scholarship Application is at the bottom of this page
The Heisman High School Scholarship continues a 26 year tradition of honoring high school seniors who accomplish tremendous feats in the classroom, on the field and most importantly, within their communities. The scholarship recognizes and rewards both male and female high school athletes who are community-minded and driven to use their exceptional talents for the benefit of all. Eligibility begins with maintaining a weighted GPA of 3.0 or better. Applicants also need to be proven leaders and role models within their school and community. Applicants must participate or have participated in grades 9, 10, or 11 in at least one approved sport. For more information and an application, visit www.heismanscholarship.com/about/. Deadline October 19, 2021
The Coca-Cola Scholars Program Scholarship is an achievement-based scholarship awarded to graduating high school seniors each year. Students are recognized for their capacity to lead and serve, and their commitment to making a significant impact on their schools and communities. Please visit http://www.coca-colascholarsfoundation.org/applicants/ for more information and an application. Deadline: October 31, 2021
The Mississippi Organ Recovery Agency 2021 scholarship program is now available for Mississippi senior high school graduates. MORA will award seven scholarships totaling $11,265 to graduating seniors of 2022. For more information and an application, visit www.msora.org/outreach-activities/schools/ or email Susan Bonds at email@example.com. Deadline November 12, 2021.
The Elks National Foundation will award 500 four-year scholarships to the highest-rated applicants in the 2021 competition. The 2021 Most Valuable Student scholarship contest is open to any high school senior who is a U.S. Citizen. Applicants will be judged on scholarship, leadership, and financial need. Please visit http://www.elks.org/scholars/scholarships/mvs.cfm for more information. Deadline November 15, 2021
The College Board has made a $25 million commitment to encourage more students to take the steps necessary to get into college. This scholarship program guides students through the college planning process and offers them a chance to earn money for their education for each action they complete. This first-of-its-kind national scholarship program lays out six simple steps that all students can take to get to college. Students have the chance to earn scholarships when they 1) Build their college list 2) Practice for the SAT 3) Improve their SAT score 4) Strengthen their college list 5) Fill out the FAFSA 6) Apply to college. Completing each step will earn a chance for a scholarship; the more you complete, the more scholarships you can earn; doing all six steps will earn a chance for $40,000 for their college education. Each scholarship is open at certain times of the year, to help plan your journey. For more information and to sign up for this program, visit https://opportunity.collegeboard.org or call 1-844-298-3554. Deadline February 28, 2022
*FREE MONEY FROM THE STATE OF MISSISSIPPI FOR GRADUATING SENIORS:
· *HELP: must have a 2.5 GPA with a family income of $39,500 or less, 20 on the ACT, and complete the HELP core Curriculum. You must be a resident of Mississippi with plans to attend an eligible Mississippi institution and demonstrates need as determined by the results of the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
· *MTAG: scholarship money from the state of Mississippi if you are staying in the state for college. This is FREE money if you have a 2.5 GPA and a 15 on the ACT. Be sure you apply for this one!!
· *Eminent Scholars: worth more money than the MTAG, must have a 29 on the ACT and a 3.5 GPA
*more information regarding these scholarships and application information can be found at: www.ihl.state.ms.us
Or view their flier: http://www.mississippi.edu/financialaid/downloads/riseup_flyer_SFA_2011.pdf