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MATTHEW FITZSIMMONS
PUPIL SERVICES COORDINATOR

SCHOOL COUNSELOR – GRADES 11-12 (A-L)

KASEY GRIBBLE
SCHOOL COUNSELOR – GRADES 11-12 (M-Z)

RENEE CHERNIN
SCHOOL COUNSELOR – GRADES 9-10 (A-L)

RACHAEL PALKO
SCHOOL COUNSELOR – GRADES 9-10 (M-Z)

JOSEPH TOTSKY
MIDDLE SCHOOL COUNSELOR
7TH & 8TH GRADE

LISA JACQUES
MIDDLE SCHOOL COUNSELOR

ANNA CULKIN
EVERGREEN SCHOOL COUNSELOR

TARA MORCOM
EVERGREEN SCHOOL COUNSELOR

ERICA GERMANI
RDW SCHOOL COUNSELOR

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Scholarship Criteria Application Online Due Date
Waymart American Legion Post 889 Scholarship Eligible to applicant who has a Sponsor who has been, or is presently in the military, or applicant is the military member in good standing in the American Legion. See Guidance for details. May 8, 2019
National Stop the Bleed Day Scholarships Are you a high school student? You can help yourself and help your school by making a 1 to 2 minute video or writing an essay from 250 to 500 words to tell us about why Stop the Bleed is important to you, to your school and to your community. Winning students will receive scholarship money towards post secondary education provided by the Stop the Bleeding Coalition. The schools that winning students attend will receive free Stop the Bleed Kits. https://nationalstopthebleedday.org/scholarship-program/ May 9, 2019
Albert O. Miller, Dorothy Tozer Miller, and Savonna Commandery #89 and The Honesdale Bank, Trustees 2019 Scholarship Wayne County residents can be awarded $1,000 up to five times. https://www.hnbbank.bank/about/scholarships/

 

May 10, 2019 (4pm)
Eric Enslin Memorial Scholarship For a graduating senior pursuing a career working with children with disabilities. See Guidance for details. May 10, 2019
Richard Van De Linde, Jr. Memorial Scholarship Student pursuing a career in the trades. See Guidance for details. May 10, 2019
Forest City Rotary Scholarship Students who excelled in volunteering/service with the goal of helping others. See Guidance for details. May 10, 2019
Road to Safety Scholarship Contest Eligible to graduating, college-bound high school seniors who currently reside in Pennsylvania. See Guidance for details. May 10. 2019
Wayne Memorial Hospital Auxiliary Eligible to graduating seniors pursuing a career in Nursing.

·         Student must be notified of their acceptance prior to graduation

Applications should include:

·         High school transcripts

·         3 letters of recommendations from adults not related to the applicant

·         A full page essay describing “why nursing?”

·         A copy of acceptance to a nursing program

·         A wallet size photo

See Guidance for details. May 12, 2019
SEEDS of NEPA Eligible to a college-bound high school senior in PA for the best essay written to the provided prompt (see guidance or attached page for details) See Guidance for details. May 19, 2019
B. Davis Scholarship This Scholarship is available to all high school juniors and seniors as well as all students currently registered in any post-secondary institution.

  • There is no age restriction
  • Be sure to include your name and the school you are attending this year and next
  • This is not an academic scholarship but we would like to know where you are going to school now and what your future academic plans are.
http://www.studentawardsearch.com/scholarships.htm

 

May 24, 2019
Erin Jessica Moreken Scholarship This $1000 scholarship was established by the Erin Jessica Moreken Drug & Alcohol Treatment Fund, Inc. in 2014.  It was created to assist a graduating senior who has a financial need and is scheduled to graduate in June 2019.   Criteria for eligibility has been determined as follows:

1. Candidate must be a High School Senior from a designated high school.

2. Candidate must have all requirements necessary to graduate in June 2019.

3.  Candidate and/or immediate family member have, or have had substance use disorder issues, and the candidate has succeeded despite this dysfunction within the family.  Candidates who themselves are in recovery must have documentation of at least one year sobriety, have a sponsor, and be a member of a support program

4. Candidate must have been accepted into a post high school program, with plans to further his/her education/career, before funds are disbursed.  Post high school acceptance letter must accompany application.

5. Scholarship may be awarded anonymously if requested by recipient.

See Guidance for details. June 1, 2019
Harriet Greene Chapter #198, Order of the Eastern Star Scholarship $300 scholarship awarded to a WWHS senior, who portrays the attributes of the Order.  While not a requirement, we would like to see a student who is interested in church and community activities. See Guidance for details. June 1, 2019
Firemen’s Association of the State of Pennsylvania Open to seniors furthering their academic education through college level courses in the Fire Sciences or related academic programs. Two annual scholarships will be offered in each of the sic sections of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania as prescribed by the F.A.S.P. as follows: One $1,000.00 Scholarship Toward a Bachelor Degree; One $500.00 Scholarship Toward an Associate Degree. http://pafirefighters.org/scholarships/

 

June 15, 2019
Global Lift Equipment Scholarship To be eligible for the Global Lift Equipment Scholarship a student must:

1) Be currently attending or planning on attending a post-secondary institution in Canada or the US no later than the Fall of 2019.

2) Submit a short story. Detailed instructions can be found on the application page.

3) Have a GPA of 2.5 or greater.

4) Be a resident of the United States or Canada.

 

https://www.studentscholarships.org/college_scholarship_applications.php

 

June 15, 2019
Horatio Alger Career & Technical Education Scholarship Eligibility Criteria:

  • Have completed high school (or earned a high school equivalency credential)
  • Will be enrolled in eligible program in Fall 2019
  • Exhibit a strong commitment to pursue and complete a career or technical program (up to 2 years) at an accredited non-profit post-secondary institution in the United States
  • Demonstrated critical financial need (must be eligible to receive the Federal Pell grant as determined by completion of the FAFSA)
  • Demonstrated perseverance in overcoming adversity
  • Be under the age of 30
  • Be a United States citizen

Funds may be used for tuition, fees, books and supplies.  All scholarship funds are paid directly to the institution on behalf of the recipient.

 

https://scholars.horatioalger.org/scholarships/about-our-scholarship-programs/technical/ June 15, 2019
Lift Parts Express Scholarship To be eligible for the Lift Parts Express Scholarship a student must: 1) A Current Senior in High School or2) A Freshman or Sophomore in College/University3) Be a legal resident of the United States or Canada4) Enrolled or expected to be enrolled by the Fall of 20195) Submit a completed online application form prior to the deadline. https://www.studentscholarships.org/letter.php

 

June 30, 2019
Adrian Rubin Foundation Scholarship You are eligible to apply for this scholarship if you are a high school senior that has been accepted into college or a current college student that hasn’t reached their last year in college.

To apply for the Adrian Rubin Foundation Scholarship you must submit a 500-word essay that answers the following question:

“When was the exact moment that you knew what you wanted to major in?” The more details the better.

https://adrianrubinfoundation.com/ July 1, 2019
BSN Education – Nursing Scholarships If you want to become a nurse, you don’t have to let the cost of education get in the way of your dream. There are scholarships available in many areas of nursing, and for all types of people, with special scholarships for LGBTQ, men in nursing and much more.

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https://bsneducation.com/nursing-scholarships/ Dates Vary
Go Transcript Academic Scholarship Program Requirements:

1.        Applicant must be a high school senior or current full-time college freshman.

2.        Participants must register using your university or college issued email

 

https://gotranscript.com/scholarship-program

 

Accepted year round
American Legion Scholarships Many different scholarships available. https://www.legion.org/scholarships

 

Check website for deadlines
Discover Nursing Open to seniors pursuing the field of nursing. Will help you find scholarships. http://www.discovernursing.com/scholarships#levels=high-school

 

Check website for deadlines.
Nursing Scholarships Many different scholarships available. https://bsneducation.com/nursing-scholarships/

 

Check website for deadlines.
Student Scholarships A variety of scholarships are open to different grade levels. www.studentscholarships.org

 

Varies

 

 

USAR Minuteman Scholarship See Guidance for details. See Guidance for details.