Kentucky State University Alumni Association Louisville Chapter Scholarship – this is a $500 scholarship opportunity for worthy deserving African American graduates of an accredited high school. The scholarship is to be used only for tuition, books, and fees and the check is made payable to the educational institution. Students must have been accepted to Kentucky State University, have GPA of 2.5 or above, and display financial need. Complete the handwritten application located in the College Career Room, supply an official transcript, and two letters of recommendation. For questions contact Barbara Snow at 502-762-0213 or email at Crsnow9@bellsouth.net. Deadline: June 1, 2009.
Tau Kappa Epsilon Triangle Achievement Award Scholarship – this is a $1500 scholarship opportunity that will be divided among 2-3 recipients for high school senior men attending the University of Louisville. Applications are available in the College Career Room. Deadline: June 5, 2009.
WLKY-TV Spirit of Louisville Bell Award Scholarship – this is a $1000 cash scholarship available for outstanding juniors or seniors that have demonstrated outstanding volunteer service, donations to charity, etc. at the sacrifice of their own time, energy, and special talents. The award is based on the average number of volunteer hours and the diversity of the nominee’s volunteer activities. The winner must be nominated by an adult. Contact a teacher or your counselor if you have an interest in being nominated. Nomination forms are available in the College Career Room. Deadline: June 30, 2009.
Accenture - Two scholarships of $4,400 for students attending Florida A&M University, North Carolina A&T University, and Prairie View A&M University. Criteria: Must be a U.S. citizen, enrollment as a full-time student majoring in Engineering and Technology, GPA 3.0 or greater, Junior/Senior Year, currently enrolled at one of our member institutions. Deadline: July 15, 2008. Students may apply online at the Thurgood Marshall College Fund Website: http://www.thurgoodmarshallfund.org/students/unique_scholarships.html
Altria - Sponsored by Altria, this scholarship will provide financial assistance to students majoring in the areas of Business, Accounting, Finance, Technology and Engineering. Students applying for this scholarship must attend one of the following colleges/universities Florida A&M University, North Carolina A&T University, Winston-Salem State University, Howard University, Virginia State University and Harris-Stowe State University. Students will also receive an opportunity to apply for a summer internship with Altria. Amount: $2200 per semester ($4400 per academic year) Duration: Fall 2008 – Spring 2009. Criteria: Must be a U.S. citizen and current full time student, Students majoring in Business, Accounting, Finance, Technology and Engineering. Must apply for Altria Internship, Maintain not less than 3.5 cumulative GPA each semester for the duration of the scholarship. Must be currently enrolled at one of our member institutions. Scholarships Awarded: seventeen (17) Students may apply online at the Thurgood Marshall College Fund Website: http://www.thurgoodmarshallfund.org/students/unique_scholarships.html. Deadline: July 15, 2008
Brian Jennemann Memorial Scholarship Fund – The Brian Jennemann Scholarship Fund was established by his family and friends to honor his life and commitment to others. This fund annually awards four grants of up to $1,500 each to whole demonstrate their desire, interest, and commitment to being a paramedic. Candidates must be 18 and accepted into a certified paramedic program. For more information contact Gail Sanders at firstname.lastname@example.org. Deadline: July 15, 2009.
Wachovia Scholarship - Sponsored by the Wachovia Foundation, this scholarship will provide financial assistance to sophomores majoring in business or finance. First generation college students are strongly encouraged to apply. Amount: $2200 per semester ($4400 per academic year)
Duration: Fall 2008 – Spring 2009 Criteria: Must be a U.S. citizen and current full time citizen Students must be enrolled in their Sophomore year 25% of students must be finance or business majors - 75% open to all majors Students must indicate if they are 1st generation students (not a requirement to receive scholarship) Maintain not less than 3.0 cumulative GPA each semester for the duration of the scholarship. Currently enrolled