January Scholarships

Deadline Name Eligbility Amount
Jan 4


Contest TopicDescribe and analyze an act of political courage by a U.S. elected official who served during or after 1917, the year of JFK’s birth. Essay length: 700-1,000 words.

For complete guidelines, curriculum materials, and related video,
please visit  www.jfklibrary.org/essaycontest.
The deadline for submissions is January 4, 2018.
Jan. 9 GE – Reagan Foundation The GE – Reagan Foundation scholarship program annually awards roughly 20 schoarships. For information and applications visit Reagan Foundation $10,000.00 per year for 4 years
Jan 15 2014 De

The 2014 Dell Scholars application process opens Friday! AVID Center is proud to continue its relationship with the Michael & Susan Dell Foundation (MSDF) to select another group of Dell Scholars. Since 2004, more than 1,813 AVID students have been selected as Dell Scholars, including 198 that were selected in 2013.

Many of you have been through this process before and are familiar with the procedures and timelines. However, for those unfamiliar or who need a refresher, the following are important notes regarding the process for 2014. You should receive an email from the Dell Scholars next week.


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WORKS Foundation


The mikeroweWORKS Foundation is a 501(c)(3) public charity that rewards people with a passion to get trained for skilled jobs that actually exist. As CEO of the Foundation, Mike Rowe spends a significant amount of time speaking about the country’s dysfunctional relationship with work, highlighting the widening skills gap, and challenging the persistent belief that a four-year degree is automatically the best path for the most people.

Through its scholarship programs, including the Work Ethic Scholarship Program, the Foundation provides financial assistance to qualified individuals with a desire to learn a skill that is in demand. The Foundation has been instrumental in granting more than $3 million in education for trade schools across the country.

  Imagine America Scholarships

Imagine America Scholarships



The Imagine America High School Scholarship is an award-winning scholarship program offered by the Imagine America Foundation. The scholarship is for high school seniors or recent graduates planning to attend a career college participating in the Imagine America High School Scholarship Program. (Participating career colleges are listed at www.imagine-america.org )


Anyone who has graduated or will graduate from high school between January 1, 2014 and December 31, 2014 and plans to attend a career college participating in the High School Scholarship Program.


Apply anytime online beginning January 1, 2014 at www.imagine-america.org Please enter all requested information accurately and completely to ensure timely processing of your application.


To qualify, applicants must graduate in calendar year 2014 with a GPA of 2.5 or above and enroll in a participating career college. Applicants may also be requested to demonstrate commitment to community service and /or financial need.

  October-January   Kosove Society As a member of the Kosove Society, you will receive an all inclusive scholarship
to the University of South Florida at the Tampa Campus.You may apply as either an undergraduate or graduate student.
Undergraduate scholarships are renewable up to four years
and graduate scholarships are renewable up to two years.Applications are accepted annually October-January for the following school year (to begin in August).Minimum Requirements:
Undergraduate – 3.5 GPA, 1250 SAT or 28 ACT
Graduate – 3.25 GPA

The scholarship covers the following costs:
-Tuition and fees (including alloted summer credit)
-Funds for textbooks and course materials
-Housing and meal plans for each semester

Unlike other scholarships, the Kosove Scholarship provides funds 
to cover additional academic costs, including:
-Education abroad experiences
-Academic conference travel support
-Specialty equipment for course work
-Funds for research internships


 The scholarship covers the following costs:
-Tuition and fees (including alloted summer credit)
-Funds for textbooks and course materials
-Housing and meal plans for each semester
Jan.31 Congress-Bundestag Vocational Exchange Scholarship Program

Florida is once again participating in the Congress-Bundestag Vocational Exchange Scholarship Program. This scholarship/exchange program is administered by Nacel Open Door and provides an opportunity for 25 graduating high school seniors from across the United States to spend one year in Germany learning the German culture and exploring their career interests.