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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

Scholarship Criteria Due Date Application Location
Leroy F. Aarons Scholarship Award The scholarship award will provide up to $5,000 in tuition funding to an LGBTQ student who plans a career in journalism and is committed to furthering NLGJA: The Association of LGBTQ Journalists’ mission of fair and accurate coverage of the LGBTQ community. A declared major in journalism and/or communications is desirable but not required. Non-journalism majors may demonstrate their commitment to a journalism career through work samples, internships, and work on a school news publication, online news service or broadcast affiliate. Application packages should include application, resume, five work samples, proof of post-secondary attendance (present or future), and write/publish a news story to Tumblr (details on website). June 5, 2021 https://app.goingmerry.com/scholarships/leroy-f-aarons-scholarship-award/7422
Girls Impact the World Scholarship Students enrolled in high school or undergraduate programs are qualified to enter this $5,000 scholarship. If chosen as a finalist, filmmakers must provide proof of enrollment at their school/university. You may enter up to two films as long as they address two separate topics. You may choose from a range of topics that address critical issues impacting women. Additional requirements can be found on website. June 15, 2021 https://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/14062/girls_impact_the_world_scholarship_awards_scholarship.php
Global Lift Equipment Scholarship To be eligible for the Global Lift Equipment Scholarship ($500) a student must:

1) Be currently attending or planning on attending a post-secondary institution in the US or Canada by the Fall of 2021.

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.

June 15, 2021 https://www.studentscholarships.org/college_scholarship_applications.php

 

Sharon C Ryan Memorial Scholarship For a student with GPA 3.0+ who plans to major in business, statistics, hospitality, or spa management, in order to pursue a career in hospitality. For the application, the student will need to write an essay related to family vacations, hospitality, or their career plans; as well as include two letters of recommendation. June 15, 2021 https://app.goingmerry.com/scholarships/sharon-c-ryan-memorial-scholarship/7424
Providian Medical Scholarship For students with GPA 3.0+, an essay contest on the topic: “How medical equipment technology has changed college coursework/curriculum.” Applications must be sent via postal mail. June 21, 2021 https://app.goingmerry.com/scholarships/providian-medical-scholarship-summer/7768
Design a Better Future Scholarship Students must design and implement a community improvement project, and then submit multimedia (photos, videos, interviews, and write-ups) about the process and its impact. Five students will receive $10k tuition scholarships, and the top-prize winner will receive an additional $5k towards the community project. June 28, 2021 https://app.goingmerry.com/scholarships/design-a-better-future-scholarship/8704
Avive AED College Scholarship We are offering a bi-annual (twice a year) scholarship of $750 to eligible students. To be eligible, you must be a legal resident of the U.S. AND be either a college-bound high school senior or a student currently enrolled in an accredited university. If you’re a high school senior and you’re unsure of which college you might be attending, please let us know.
Choose either a video or written format. Videos should be under 5 minutes and written submissions should be under 1,000 words.
June 30, 2021 https://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/17686/avive_aed_college_scholarship_scholarship.php
Cirilo McSween Scholarship Scholarship for incoming freshmen planning to major in business or accounting. Winners must show academic success and active participation in their communities (via extracurriculars or community service). June 30, 2021 https://app.goingmerry.com/scholarships/cirilo-mcsween-scholarship/7476
El Dabe Ritter Scholarship Scholarship for students with GPA 3.0+ with the application essay question: “Why is having a higher education important?” Students must also submit financial info, a resumé, recommendation letters, and a transcript. June 30, 2021 https://app.goingmerry.com/scholarships/2021-el-dabe-ritter-scholarship/8805
Korean American Foundation Scholarship KASF scholarships (which range from $500 to $5,000) are offered to Korean American students (including foreign students from Korea). All applicants must be enrolled in a full time program in the U.S during the scholarship application year. Specifically, descendants of American veterans served during the Korean War may qualify for scholarships (applicable to selective regions). Applicants must be students with a Korean heritage studying in the United States regardless of citizenship status (including Korean Nationals). If extra funds are available, other students (non-Korean) may qualify for some scholarships. June 30, 2021 https://app.goingmerry.com/scholarships/kasf-scholarship-high-school–college/6855
Lift Parts Express Scholarship To be eligible for the Lift Parts Express Scholarship ($500) a student must:

1) Be a Current Senior in High school or

2) A Freshman or Sophomore in College/University

3) Be a legal resident of the United States or Canada

4) Enrolled or expected to be enrolled by the Fall of 2021

5) Submit a completed online application form prior to the deadline.

June 30, 2021 https://www.studentscholarships.org/letter.php

 

Lily Pabilona Emerging Entrepreneur Scholarship The Lily Pabilona Emerging Entrepreneur Scholarship recognizes Asian American high school, graduate and post-graduate students pursuing a career in entrepreneurship. This scholarship, started in 2016 and generously funded by entrepreneurs Grace and Ranier Pabilona, will provide an amount ranging between $1,000 to $5,000 award for U.S. students attending accredited American universities. June 30, 2021 https://app.goingmerry.com/scholarships/lily-pabilona-emerging-entrepreneur-scholarship/11578
RF Wittmeyer Community Service Scholarship Our firm is proud to offer this $1,000 scholarship to a high school senior, college student or graduate student who has shown a commitment to community service and is pursuing a higher education at a 2-5 year post-secondary institution or will be doing so in the following semester, while also having a minimum GPA of 3.0 or higher. Candidates must submit application, a 750-1,000 word essay in response to prompt (found on website), resume, and transcript to tt@injurylawattys.com. Applications should be sent with the subject line “R.F. Wittmeyer Community Service Scholarship Application”, followed by the applicants first initial and last name. June 30, 2021 https://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/16308/rf_wittmeyer_community_service_scholarship_scholarship.php
School’s Out Scholarship For many students, June is when the school year ends, which makes it the perfect time to reflect on what you’ve accomplished and your ambitions for what’s to come. Describe your personal story and your career/academic plans. June 30, 2021 https://app.goingmerry.com/scholarships/schools-out-scholarship-2021/9990
Aiche Minority Scholarship Award The Aiche Minority Scholarship Award is presented to selected incoming college freshman annually. Applicants shall be required to be high school graduates during the current academic year and be members of a minority group that is under-represented in chemical engineering, i.e., African-American, Hispanic, Native American, Alaskan Native, Pacific Islander.

Applicants must plan to enroll during the current academic year in a four-year college or university offering a science/engineering degree. Students are encouraged to choose classes leading to a degree in chemical engineering. While students admitted for science and engineering degrees are encouraged to apply for this scholarship, preference will be given to students admitted into chemical engineering degree programs.

July 15, 2021 https://app.goingmerry.com/scholarships/aiche-minority-scholarship-award/7778
Pedro Zamora Young Leaders Scholarship This $5,000 scholarship is open to all current high school seniors who demonstrate an active commitment to mitigating the impact of the HIV/AIDS epidemic and taking on roles of public service and leadership. Candidates must have completed community service. July 15, 2021 bit.ly/pedroscholar
Mary Bowman Arts in Activism Award This $5,000 scholarship is intended to support one young artist/activist who exemplifies Mary’s passion for the arts as the vehicle for their own HIV/AIDS community activism and expression. July 15, 2021 bit.ly/bowmanscholar
2021 DRK Mental Health Scholarship The team at DRK is pleased to announce the 2021 Mental Health Scholarship. We are offering this $1,000 scholarship with the goals of:

·         Showing those with mental health issues that they have options.

·         Supporting someone who has struggled with mental health issues but has found a way to manage it and overcome those struggles.

·         Shining some light on mental health and the difficulties that its victims manage on a daily basis.

Applicants for the scholarship must meet the following criteria:

·         Applicant is currently enrolled at or accepted to a college in Pennsylvania (community, technical, undergraduate or postgraduate).

·         Applicant demonstrates academic achievement as reflected by a cumulative minimum 3.0 GPA in either high school or undergraduate transcripts.

·         Applicant is willing to share his or her story with the general public. If applicant wishes to remain anonymous, all effort will be made to withhold the applicant’s identity and protect his or her anonymity.

Requirements:

·         A completed Scholarship Application Form.

·         A 1-3 page typed essay about your life with mental illness, the struggles you’ve encountered and how you’ve overcome them.

·         An official copy of high school or undergrad college transcripts for all schools attended.

·         Proof of Legal Residency in U.S. (i.e. birth certificate, passport, permanent residency card, etc.).

July 16, 2021 https://www.drkattorneys.com/scholarship/
Dolphin Galleries Scholarship for the Visual & Creative Arts Applicant must be attending or planning to enroll in an accredited United States college or university during the 2020-2021 academic year; must be in good academic standing; and must be planning or currently pursuing an arts-related major or minor. July 20, 2021 https://app.goingmerry.com/scholarships/dolphin-galleries-scholarship-for-the-visual–creative-arts/6894
Global Perspectives Scholarship Rustic Pathways empowers students to positively impact lives and communities around the world through its innovative and responsible travel experiences. Rustic Pathways is offering a $1,000 scholarship to a high school or college student attending an accredited U.S. college or university in 2021. $1,000 will also be granted to the school that referred the winning student. To apply for this scholarship, follow the instructions below. Submit the online application form and answer the following essay question (under 500 words): “What kind of global impact project is most critical for you to focus on and why, and what is your plan to make that impact in the next year and beyond?” August 1, 2021 https://app.goingmerry.com/scholarships/global-perspectives-scholarship/8804
Environmental Awareness Scholarship Essay Essay contest on how you think climate change will impact future generations. Further details can be found on website. September 1, 2021 https://app.goingmerry.com/scholarships/environmental-awareness-scholarship-essay/7237
Be the Boss Scholarship For a female student who wants to start her own online business. Winner selection is not based on financial need, GPA, or demographic criteria. September 15, 2021 https://app.goingmerry.com/scholarships/be-the-boss-scholarship/7222
Certa Law Personal Injury & Wrongful Death Scholarship The Certa Law Personal Injury & Wrongful Death Scholarship is open to any high school or University student in the world. December 15, 2021 https://www.certalaw.com/certa-law-personal-injury-wrongful-death-scholarship/

 

Dirk Derrick Car & Truck Accident Injury Scholarship The Dirk Derrick Car & Truck Accident Injury Scholarship is an award for any current or soon-to-be undergraduate student in the United States who has had his or her life altered due to an injury from a car or truck accident, be it their own injury, that of a loved one, or an influential individual. The Dirk Derrick Scholarship has a brief submission process, and applicants will be judged on their ability to convey the lasting effect an auto accident has had on their life as well as their journey to overcome those challenges. Applicants may apply via the Google Form found on the website.

Students applying must submit an essay where you explain, present, inspire, or otherwise convince us as to why you deserve to win this scholarship. There are no conditions or outside requirements for this essay. Please keep submissions to 5 paragraphs and 600 words at the absolute maximum. This is not a standardized test. While spelling, punctuation, and general cohesiveness will make your essay easier to read, and therefore judge, you are not being graded. The winning submission will be one which clearly conveys a non-fictional story of your life before and after an auto accident. This is a one-time $1,000 scholarship and the winner will be announced on December 20th of each year.

December 15, 2021 https://www.derricklawfirm.com/library/scholarship.cfm
RevenueZen Social Selling Scholarship The RevenueZen Social Selling Scholarship is a $1000 award for any current or soon-to-be undergrad who is looking to innovate the hiring process. In an ideal world, what would hiring and applying for a job look like? How will you stand out? The RevenueZen Scholarship has a brief submission process, and applicants will be judged on their ability to convey their idea for an innovative social selling process focused on getting hired at a specific company. December 15, 2021 https://get.revenuezen.com/social-selling-scholarship

 

American Legion Scholarships Many different scholarships available. Check website for deadlines. https://www.legion.org/scholarships

 

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

 

Student Scholarships A variety of scholarships are open to different grade levels. Varies

 

 

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