Jefferson State Community College Counselor Scholarships

Jefferson State Community College is pleased to continue the tradition of providing scholarship opportunities to outstanding area high school students. High schools are able to nominate up to 2 students for your school – one student for an Academic Scholarship and one student for a Career Technical Scholarship. See the attached fact sheet for more information. 

Students who wish to apply for this scholarship should email Mrs. Keahey by April 1, 2023 for further instructions.

Jefferson State Community College Scholarships

Presidential Honors Scholarship

Deadline: April 1, 2023

  • Tuition and fees scholarship for up to 15 hours a semester for 6 semesters
  • Awarded to the top 35 students based on a combination of ACT score and GPA

The applicant must meet the following criteria:

  • Have a cumulative 3.0 GPA or higher at the end of their 1st semester senior year
  • Have¬†

    a 22 or higher composite ACT score. ACT scores  be on file with Admissions by the April 1st deadline
  • Applied¬†

    for admission to Jefferson State for Fall 2023 prior to submitting the scholarship application
  • Submit¬†a copy of their high school transcripts showing their grades and GPA after the first semester of their senior year

Academic Excellence Scholarship

Awarded to all students who meet the criteria and apply by June 1, 2023, as long as scholarship funds are available. 

Deadline: June 1, 2023

  • Students with a composite ACT score of 25 or higher will receive a scholarship for 9 credit hours per semester for up to 6 semesters. 
  • Students with a composite ACT score of 22-24 will receive a scholarship for 6 credit hours per semester for up to 6 semesters.

The applicant must meet the following criteria:

  • Have¬†a cumulative 3.0 GPA or higher at the end of their 1st semester of senior year
  • Have¬†a 22 or higher composite ACT score. ACT scores must be on file with Admissions by the June 1st¬†deadline
  • Applied¬†for admission to Jefferson State for Fall 2023 prior to submitting the scholarship application
  • Submit¬†a copy of their high school transcripts showing their grades and GPA after the first semester of their senior year

Dual Enrollment Achievement Scholarship for Graduating Seniors

Deadline: June 1, 2023

  • Tuition and fees scholarship for up to 6 hours a semester for 6 semesters
  • Awarded to the top 50 students based on a combination of ACT score and GPA

The applicant must meet the following criteria:

  • Have a cumulative 3.0 GPA or higher at the end of their 1st semester of senior year, including JSCC coursework
  • Have 20 or higher composite ACT score. ACT scores must be on file with Admissions by the June 1st deadline
  • Successfully completed 6 or more credit hours in the JSCC Dual Enrollment program
  • Applied for admission to Jefferson State for Fall 2023 prior to submitting the scholarship application
  • Submit a copy of their high school transcripts showing their grades and GPA after the first semester of their senior year

More information and the applications can be found on our website at https://www.jeffersonstate.edu/highschoolscholarships/

2023/2024 Southern Union State Community College Scholarships

Southern Union offers the following institutional scholarships:
2023/2024 Scholarship List, https://www.suscc.edu/skins/userfiles/files/2023-2024%20Scholarship%20List%20(2)(1).pdf

Performing Arts Scholarships:
Performing Arts Recommendation Form (to be completed by the counselors/principals)

Technical Industry Sponsored
Plastics Engineering Technology Form, https://form.jotform.com/92793928648175
Gene Haas Machining Scholarship Form, https://form.jotform.com/210056478797164

Athletic:
Athletic Scholarships:

  • Men‚Äôs Basketball
  • Women‚Äôs Basketball
  • Baseball
  • Softball
  • Volleyball
  • Cheerleading
  • Men’s Golf
  • Women’s Golf
  • Cross Country
  • Athletic Manager

For more information contact the Athletic Department at 256-395-2211, extension 5163.
Eligibility Requirements
Applications for institutional scholarships must be received by the published deadline. Applications are normally available starting late Fall for the following academic year. Students are encouraged to complete the FAFSA (www.fafsa.ed.gov) before applying for any institutional scholarship. In order to receive an institutional scholarship, a student must meet all college admission requirements.

SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITY ANNOUNCED FOR ALABAMA RESIDENTS INTERESTED IN COMMUNITY COLLEGE PROGRAMS RELATED TO AUTOMOTIVE MANUFACTURING 
MONTGOMERY, Ala.¬†‚ÄstThe Alabama Automotive Manufacturers Association (AAMA) and the Alabama Community College System (ACCS) announce the availability of 30 scholarships for residents in Alabama who want to pursue a technical education certificate or associate degree in¬†programs related to¬†the automotive manufacturing industry.¬†¬†

Funding is available to award a total of 30 $1,800 scholarships to students who are enrolled in a program at an Alabama community college that is associated with automotive manufacturing careers. Interested students with at least a 2.5 GPA can learn more information and apply directly through the website, dreamitdoitalabama.com/aama/. The deadline to apply is March 31. 

Students who are awarded the scholarship may use the funds for their summer or fall 2022 tuition, books, and fees associated with the approved program of study.  A full submission for the scholarship requires the following: a completed application; a resume; a maximum 500-word essay on why the student wants to work in Alabama‚Äôs automotive industry; one signed reference letter; an unofficial college or high school transcript; and a headshot photo.   

Programs in which applicants can use the scholarship include the following: Automotive Manufacturing Technology; Automotive Manufacturing; Automotive Service Technician; Computer Numerical Control; Engineering Technology; Industrial Electronics Technology; Industrial Maintenance Technology; Injection Molding; Logistics; Machine Shop/Tool Technology; Manufacturing Technology; Mechanical Design Technology; Mechatronics; or Welding Technology. 

Scholarships are also available through the SUSCC Foundation, https://www.suscc.edu/skins/userfiles/files/Foundation%20scholarship%20application(1).pdf.

Scholarship Questions:
Presidential Honors: mtodd@suscc.edu
Presidential: mtodd@suscc.edu
Ambassador: cfranklin@suscc.edu
Performing Arts: sspratlin@suscc.edu
Technical: esewell@suscc.edu
Athletic: astewart@suscc.edu
Foundation: sbrown@suscc.edu
Partial Assistance: mtodd@suscc.edu
3rd Party Assistance: ccupp@suscc.edu

The University of Alabama Alumni Scholarship Assistance Program

The University of Alabama Alumni Scholarship Assistance Program

High School students interested in attending The University of Alabama are invited to a virtual Alumni Scholarship Assistance Program session. Students are encouraged to attend this session before applying for admission, as the scholarship application is now part of the admissions process.

Students are invited to join representatives from Alumni Scholarships, Admissions, and the Black Alumni Chapter to learn about available scholarships and discover ways for their scholarship application to stand out.

Register at http://adm.ua.edu/register/ASAP-BAA-IS

Mississippi State University


Several applications are available and important for students’ MSU admissions process. Two of these will require being admitted to Mississippi State University, students should submit their application for MSU admission as soon as possible. They can apply at¬†¬†or through the Common App.

‚ĚŹ  The  is open to all admitted students. This application will allow students to be considered for competitive and private scholarships. To receive maximum consideration for these additional scholarships, high school students need to submit the GSA by . (So it is very important for students to submit their application for admission ASAP!)

‚ĚŹ  The  for 2023-2024 is also available. Students are encouraged to complete the FAFSA no matter their financial situation. This application is available at . MSU’s code is 002423.

‚ĚŹ  Additionally, the  is now open for admitted students.  please note that students have until April 1, 2023, to submit the Housing Application in order to keep their housing priority. Housing priority is based on when students submit their application to the university ‚Äď not when they submit the Housing Application.

Free College-Scholarship Fair

Friday, November 4, 2022—–8:30am-1:00pm

Don’t miss this opportunity to meet with colleges and universities
to discuss admission & scholarship opportunities. Some colleges
will be accepting students and awarding scholarships on the spot.
Learn more about moreCollegeOffers.com that helps students
receive more admissions and scholarship offers.

The Boutwell Auditorium—8:30am-1:00pm

1930 Rev Abraham Woods Jr. Blvd.
Birmingham, AL 35203

Students can register for this event on-line at http://www.infinitescholar.org