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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
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JOSEPH TOTSKY
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LISA JACQUES
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ERICA GERMANI
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Heisman High School Scholarship The Heisman High School Scholarship continues a 28-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. To achieve award eligibility for the 2022 Heisman High School Scholarship, students must be seniors during the 2022–2023 academic year, graduating with the class of 2023. Applicants must have at least a weighted “B” grade average (3.0 GPA) during grades 9, 10, and 11, must participate or have participated in at least one of the sports recognized by the International Olympic Committee in the Summer and Winter Olympic Games, the Paralympic Games or the National Federation of State High School Associations, and  must have participated in volunteer service, community involvement or leadership within his/her school or community. October 18, 2022  at 6 PM heismanscholarship.com

 

 

Coca-Cola Scholars Program The Coca-Cola Scholars Program scholarship is an achievement-based scholarship awarded to students in their final year of high school. Students are recognized for their capacity to lead and serve, as well as their commitment to making a significant impact on their schools and communities. Applicants must be:

·         Current high school/home-schooled students attending a school in one of the 50 U.S. states, Puerto Rico, or select DoD schools who will graduate high school during the 2022-2023 academic school year

·         U.S. Citizens, U.S. Nationals, U.S. Permanent Residents, Refugees, Asylees, Cuban-Haitian Entrants, or Humanitarian Parolees – based on the guidelines utilized by U.S. Department of Education for Federal Financial Aid eligibility

·         Expecting to receive a high school diploma during current academic year

·         Planning to pursue a degree at an accredited U.S. post-secondary institution

·         Able to verify a minimum overall B/3.0 GPA in high school coursework

October 31, 2022 at 5 PM https://www.coca-colascholarsfoundation.org/apply/
Practice for the SAT Scholarship – College Board Students in the class of 2023 who complete at least one Timed Mini Section (if they already have a PSAT/NMSQT® or SAT score) or one Diagnostic Quiz (if they don’t yet have a score) on Official SAT Practice on Khan Academy will earn entries in monthly drawings for $500 and $40,000. BigFuture will award $500 scholarships to students who practice for the SAT until October 2022. BigFuture will award two $40,000 scholarships every month until February 2023. October 2022 ($500 scholarships)

February 2023 ($40,000 scholarships)

 

 

 

https://bigfuture.collegeboard.org/practice-for-the-sat
Voice of Democracy Program Scholarship The Voice of Democracy Program is open to students in grades 9-12 who are enrolled in public, private, or parochial high school, or home study program in the U.S., its territories and possessions, or dependents of U.S. military or civilian personnel in overseas schools. Although U.S. citizenship is not required, students must be lawful U.S. permanent residents or have applied for permanent residence (the application for which has not been denied) and intends to become a U.S. citizen at the earliest opportunity allowed by law. October 31, 2022 https://www.vfw.org/VOD/

 

Zombie Apocalypse Scholarship Applicant must be a U.S. resident 13 years of age or older. A short 250-word or less essay on the following topic required: Imagine that your high school/college has been overrun with Zombies. Your math professor, the cafeteria ladies and even your best friend have all joined the walking dead. Use your brain to flesh out a plan to avoid the Zombies, including where you would hide and the top five things you would bring with you to stay alive. October 31, 2022 http://www.collegexpress.com/scholarships/zombie-apocalypse-scholarship/2026241/?utm_source=In-House&utm_medium=Email&utm_campaign=GC_CXSS_091716

 

10 Words or Less Scholarship Scholarship Eligibility:
A.) Anyone who is between the ages of 14-25 who will be attending school in the Fall of 2023.
B) This scholarship is provided by StudentScholarships.org. 

In order to apply for our scholarship go to www.facebook.com/myscholarships and place a comment on any post you see answering the question:
In 10 words or less, tell us why you deserve the $1,000 scholarship. Before or after writing your answer you will also need to “Like” our Facebook page. *Note: we will only read the answers provided from people that have “Liked” our page.

November 15, 2022 https://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/10258/10_words_or_less_scholarship_scholarship.php
EOC Scholarship 2022-2023 -Marywood University

 

This scholarship is only available to seniors who attend an EOC member school and meet the criteria which is listed on the application. Submission of the Educators of Campus (EOC) Scholarship Application does not guarantee acceptance to Marywood University. All applications must be received by the Office of Admissions no later than November 30, 2022. To qualify, prospective students must possess a cumulative GPA of 3.25 on a 4.00 scale and must be referred by an approved Educator on Campus school. Students who elect to submit scores must possess a minimum SAT score of 1060 total on the Evidence-Based Reading and Math section combined (or a minimum ACT score of 21). Prospective students are awarded $1,000 per year for a total of four years. A School Counselor must verify the information provided on this application. Only the first 100 scholarships will be considered. November 30, 2022 See Guidance for details.
APIA Scholarship Program APIA Scholars has a special focus on supporting underserved Asian Pacific Islander American (APIA) students who live at or below the poverty line; are in the first generation of their family to attend college; are representative of the APIA community’s diversity, (geographically and ethnically}, especially those ethnicities that have been underrepresented on college campuses due to limited access and opportunity. Strong applicants would also have an emphasis on community service and leadership. The APIA Scholarship is a national scholarship open to all incoming and returning APIA undergraduate college students at any accredited U.S. college or university.

 

APIA Scholars Minimum Eligibility Criteria for 2023-2024 School Year

  • Be able to describe your ethnicity, heritage, or ancestry in relation to the countries, territories, or lands in Asia or the Pacific Islands
  • Be a citizen, national, or legal permanent resident of the United States. Citizens of the Republic of the Marshall Islands, Federated States of Micronesia and the Republic of Palau are also eligible to apply
  • Be enrolling or continuing as a degree-seeking undergraduate student in a U.S. accredited college or university in Fall 2023
  • Have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.7 on a 4.0 scale (unweighted), or equivalent, or have earned a GED
  • Must apply for federal financial aid for the 2023-2024 academic year using the Free Application for the Federal Student Aid (FASFA) by early April 2023
January 19, 2023 at 5 PM

 

https://apiascholars.org/scholarship/apia-scholarship/?SFMC_cid=EM190588-&rid=47525211
Elks National Foundation – Legacy Awards Eligibility

  • For the 2023 contest, any child or grandchild (or step-child, step-grandchild, or legal ward) of a living Elk who joined the order on or before April 1, 2020, or a charter member of a Lodge that was instituted on or after April 1, 2020, is eligible to apply. The Elk must also be a paid-up member through March 31, 2023. Great-grandchildren are not eligible.
  • The applicant must be a high school senior.
  • The applicant must apply online only. The 2023 Legacy Awards application deadline is February 6, 2023, 11:59 pm Pacific Time.
  • If the applicant’s parent and grandparent are both Elk members, the applicant must apply through the parent’s Elks Lodge.
  • We have waived the standardized test requirement for the 2023 Legacy contest. You do not need to submit ACT and/or SAT scores.
  • Students may apply for more than one ENF scholarship; however, they may win only one. In cases where the student wins more than one, we will award the scholarship with the greater value. Students can accept local and state scholarships, which are separate from the awards at the national level.
  • Legacy Awards may only be applied to accredited US American schools, colleges or universities. (Note: Applicants from Guam, Panama, Puerto Rico and the Philippines may apply Legacy Awards toward schools, colleges or universities in their respective homes.)
  • If you are selected as a 2023 Legacy Awards recipient, you will be required to perform three instances of service with an Elks Lodge during the four years you are receiving the scholarship. Click here for more information about serving with the Elks.
February 6, 2023 at 11:59 Pm PST https://www.elks.org/scholars/scholarships/Legacy.cfm#WhoIsEligible
Explore Scholarships Scholarship – College Board ·         Students in the class of 2023 who explore the BigFuture Scholarship Search will earn entries in monthly drawings for $500 and $40,000 scholarships. As soon as you explore one or more other scholarships, you’ll be automatically entered into monthly drawings. BigFuture will award $500 scholarships to students who explore scholarships between July 2022 and February 2023. We’ll select 50 winners every month. BigFuture will award two $40,000 scholarships every month between now and February 2023. By exploring scholarships, you’ll also automatically earn 1 entry for every $40,000 drawing. February 2023 https://bigfuture.collegeboard.org/pay-for-college/bigfuture-scholarships/scholarship-details/explore-scholarships
Apply to Colleges Scholarship – College Board Students in the class of 2023 who apply to two or more colleges will earn entries in monthly drawings for $500 and $40,000 scholarships. As soon as you confirm your applications to college, you’ll be automatically entered into drawings. February 2023 https://bigfuture.collegeboard.org/pay-for-college/bigfuture-scholarships/scholarship-details/apply-to-colleges
Discover Nursing Open to seniors pursuing the field of nursing. Many different scholarships available. Check website for deadlines http://www.discovernursing.com/scholarships#levels=high-school

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