2019 Lhoist North America Community Scholarship

The Lhoist North America Community Scholarship Program awards one
$1,000 annual scholarship to be used towards tuition and books. The
scholarship is awarded to a high school senior who has been accepted and
enrolled in a two or four year accredited college or university. The
scholarship is open to children at area schools in which a Lhoist facility
operates.

Please see attachments for more information and scholarship application.

Mail or scan/email  all completed scholarship requirements to:

Lhoist North American, Attn:  Emily Berkes, 3309 HWY 31 South, Calera, AL 35040.  emily.berkes@lhoist.com

Deadline for scholarship requirements:  March 15, 2019.

2019 Community Scholarship Application

2019 Guidelines for Community Scholarship

LNA Community Scholarship

OLJ Memorial Scholarship

This Memorial Scholarship is established to honor the memory of Mrs. Ora Jones who passed away on March 30, 2011 from Congestive Heart Disease. Throughout her life she significantly impacted and influenced countless individuals by rendering sacrificial service. This scholarship is established with the following goal in mind: to help educate a child in order to motivate them to live out the principles modeled by our mother so that they can demonstrate a life of service by giving back and helping someone else along life’s journey.

Qualifications:
1. Must have an acceptance letter to either a 2 yr. or 4 yr. college or university.
2. Must have at least a 2.5 cumulative GPA on a 4.0 scale.
3. Must submit a 1000 word essay which depicts the importance of the scholarship and describe how they will use their education to give back to the community.
4. Must provide a cover letter with the following:
a. Full name
b. Address, phone number, email, and name of high school you will                         graduate from
c. A brief biography about yourself

Scholarship awarded:  $1,000 minimum each.

Deadline for entry:  Friday, April 19, 2019         

Scholarship to be awarded by May 11, 2019.

Applications may be uploaded to the Ora L. Jones Foundation website at http://www.orajonesfoundation.org

                                            

 

Delta Kappa Gamma Society International Scholarship

The Alpha Nu Chapter of the The Delta Kappa Gamma Society International would like to recognize a young woman in her senior year who plans to pursue an undergraduate degree in education by offering her a $500 grant-in-aid scholarship.

Candidates must have a GPA of at least 3.0 on a 4.0 scale and enroll at an accredited college or university in Fall 2019.

Each candidate must complete and return the application to one of the following Delta Kappa Gamma members no later than March 29th via email, internal mail, or USPS.

Kathryn Grimes, Pelham Park Middle School, 2016 Pelham Park Blvd., Pelham, AL 35124 kgrimes@pelhamcityschools.org

Ave Jack, UAB Collage School of Business, CSB 340, 1720 2nd Ave. South, Birmingham, AL 35294-1460  avejack@uab.edu

Delta Kappa Gamma Scholarship

 

 

National Leadership Forum-10th & 11th Graders

Each year, Civitan Clubs across the nation sponsor scholarships for 10th and 11th grade students to attend the National Leadership Forum.   This year, the Wilsonville Civitan Club will provide a scholarship for one student.

The application (application link below) pages needed from the student are pages 3, 4, and 5. It is preferred that these pages be filled out on the computer; this eliminates any misinterpretation of handwriting. (After the pages are filled out and printed, the file may need to be “Save as…” with a new name in order to keep the information that is entered). 
Please read through the entire document as it provides lots of information about this very important program.
 
In return for attending the Forum, we ask that the student or students, to meet with us and share their experiences at our meeting in July. Their parents and family are welcome to come too!
                                                                                                                                                                 
The Wilsonville Civitan Club, in addition to the $325 scholarship, provides $25 to the student for “pin money”.
Completed applications must be received by Anne Phelps no later than April 5.
Applications can be scanned and emailed directly to Anne Phelps aj15phelps@gmail.com .
Applications can also be given to Mrs. Keahey or Mrs. Merrell to “pony” to Anne Phelps.

American Association of Blacks in Energy Premier Scholarship

American Association of Blacks in Energy Premier Scholarship

Click on the link below to learn more about the AABE Scholarship Program and to apply.

https://scholarship.aabe.org/

The recipient will receive an award of $5,000 towards their college education.

Applications are due to the local Chapter by March 15, 2019.

 

Alabama Home Builders Foundation Scholarship

Alabama Home Builders Foundation Scholarship

Visit https://ahbfoundation.org/ for more info on the Alabama Home Builders Foundation Scholarship.

Applicants must meet all of the following requirements:
1) Must be a resident of Alabama
2) Must be enrolling in, or attending, an accredited post-secondary school in Alabama
3) Must be enrolled in a construction-related curriculum
4) Application must be postmarked by March 15.

Click below for application.

2019 Scholarship Application (1)

National Youth Science Camp 2019

The National Youth Science Camp is one of the nation’s premier programs in secondary science education.  Since it’s inception in 1963 as part of West Virginia’s Centennial Celebration, the summer program has offered educational forums and recreational activities that encourage the development of thoughtful scientific leadership.

The students will be chosen as delegates to represent Alabama at the NYSCamp for the period of June 27, 2019 through July 20, 2019.  All transportation, meals, and lodging expenses will be provided.  Delegates must be graduating seniors who have demonstrated exceptional academic achievement, leadership, in school and community activities, and a genuine interest in the sciences.

For additional information about the NYSCamp, please visit the website below.

http://www.nyscamp.org

The deadline for all submissions through the NYSCamp website is February 28, 2019.

For additional information about the NYSCamp delegate application process click below.

2019 National Youth Science Camp feb

 

Ellevation Scholarship

Ellevation has established a scholarship program to assist students who plan to continue their education in college or vocational school programs.

This program is administered by Scholarship America®, the nation’s largest designer and manager of scholarship, tuition assistance and other education support programs for corporations, foundations, associations, and individuals. Awards are granted without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sexual orientation, age, gender, disability, or national origin.

Eligibility

Applicants to the Ellevation Education Scholarship Program must be:

  • High school seniors who have been enrolled as an English Language Learner (ELL) at some point during their K-12 education.
  • Plan to enroll in full-time undergraduate study at an accredited two-year or four-year college, university, or vocational-technical school for the entire upcoming academic year.

Children of employees of Ellevation are ineligible to apply.

Awards

If selected as a recipient, the student will receive a $2,000 award. Up to five (5) awards will be granted.

Awards are one time only.

Awards are for undergraduate study only.

Program Deadline

Your application must be submitted on or before March 15, 2019.

Click below to apply.

https://www.scholarsapply.org/ellevationeducation/register.php?

 

2019 AABE Scholarship

The Birmingham Chapter of the American Association of Blacks in Energy (AABE) is now accepting applications for its 2019 scholarship program. AABE is an organization of energy professionals dedicated to including African Americans and other minorities in the discussion and development of energy policies, regulations, R&D technologies and environmental issues. One of the purposes of AABE is to encourage minority students to pursue careers in energy-related fields and to provide scholarships for such students.

The AABE Birmingham Scholarship Program offers a Premier Award of $5,000, which is awarded to a high school senior with a GPA of 3.0 or better, who demonstrates superior achievement and community involvement.

Students should follow this link  to the website and submit an online application.

AABE awards scholarships based on several traditional and non-traditional criteria. Students applying for the Birmingham Chapter’s Premier Award may be selected to also compete as a candidate for the National Scholarship process; no further information will be needed.  The winners of National awards will be contacted by the AABE National Office.

The deadline for submission is March 15, 2019.

If you have any questions, please contact Phillip Coffey at (205) 226-1826.

AL Agribusiness Council Scholarship

The Alabama Agribusiness Council Foundation will be awarding scholarships once again this year to FFA students!

The deadline is March 31, 2019 to be awarded for the Fall, 2019 semester. The AL Agribusiness Council will award $1000 scholarships to deserving students interested in a career in agriculture and agribusiness enrolled at any four-year institution in the state!

Click below to find the application with details and criteria.

2019 Scholarship Application