BLSA Thomas E. Huey, Jr. Memorial Scholarship

Thomas E. Huey, Jr. Memorial Scholarship is awarded based on 50% financial need; 40% GPA; 10% achievements and accomplishments.

Amount – $1,000

Click link below for application. Must be postmarked no later than December 31, 2019.

Jacksonville State Preview Day

Another exciting Preview Day is just around the corner for Future Gamecocks!

JSU will be hosting a second Fall Preview Day on October 5th! Preview Day is an open-house event where students can connect with faculty and staff, take a campus tour with student leaders, see residence halls and the state-of-the-art Recreation and Fitness Center, and so much more! Preview Day is a FREE event and attendees receive tickets to the 6pm JSU football game that night!

A few more exciting notes:

  • Bus tours and walking tours will be available!
  • Admissions and Financial Aid Sessions and tours will be available in Spanish!
  • A lucky Preview Day attendee will win a $500 JSU scholarship!

For more information, including a schedule, visit our Preview Day website, here.  

University of Montevallo Scholarships

Link for UM Entering Freshmen Academic Scholarships: https://www.montevallo.edu/admissions-aid/undergraduate-admissions/scholarships/entering-freshmen-academic/

Academic scholarships are awarded based on the student’s superscored ACT or SAT and high school GPA. Entering freshmen must submit an application for admission to the University along with an official high school transcript and ACT or SAT scores by the February 1 priority deadline for consideration. After the priority date, scholarships are awarded on a funds available basis.

Requirements for first tier academic scholarships are changing from a 23 superscore to a 21 superscore!

Smith Scholarship

The Smith Scholarship Foundation will begin accepting on-line Applications
on October 1, 2019 for the Smith Scholarship Program. The Smith
Scholarship Foundation Program is an Accountability Scholarship Program
providing assistance to High School Seniors who have “given back” to their
community through volunteer activities or by caring for family while
overcoming financial and personal challenges.

The SSF Programs provide up to $15,000 a year in financial assistance plus
opportunities for study abroad, professional training through its Internship
Program as well as valuable assistance from Mentors who counsel and
assist students with academic, personal and professional obstacles. All
assistance is subject to strict compliance with SSF Guidelines. SSF is a last
dollar supplemental scholarship.

Additional information can be found at www.smithscholarships.com as well as the two attachments below.

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. Psi Xi Omega Chapter Scholarships

The members of the Psi Xi Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. are pleased to announce the availability of (3) $1,000 scholarships to college-bound African-American students.

Scholarship Requirements:

  • 3.0 GPA (an official HS transcript included with the application)
  • Two Letters of Recommendation
  • Essay
Click on the links below for information on each scholarship.
Applications are due Friday, March 15, 2019

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Psi Xi Omega Chapter Scholarship

$1000 Scholarship Essay Contest

HBCU Scholarship Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. Psi Xi Omega Chapter

CACC Ambassador Scholarship Application

The Central Alabama Community College Ambassador Organization is a distinguished group of students selected to serve as representatives for the College on campus and in the community. Applicants are evaluated on the
completed scholarship application and interviews.
Students are required to have a minimum 2.5 cumulative GPA and an ACT score. The scholarship covers in-state tuition, facility fees, technology fees, bond surety fees, and special building fees.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Packets MUST be received no later than 4:00 p.m., February 1, 2019. Application is attached below.

2018-19 CACC Ambassador Scholarship Application

FAFSA Filing Day – November 2, 2018

All Seniors will be given the opportunity to complete the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) during their English classes. Parents are encouraged to join their students in the SCHS Media Center during this time!

What students will need to fill out the FAFSA:

  • FSA ID*
  • Social Security Card
  • Driver’s license (if applicable)
  • 2016 W-2 forms
  • 2016 Federal Income Tax Return
  • 2016 untaxed income records
  • Current bank statements

What parents will need to help their students complete the FAFSA:

  • FSA ID*
  • 2016 W-2 forms
  • 2016 Federal Income Tax Return
  • 2016 untaxed income records
  • Current bank statements
  • Current business and investment records

* FSA ID is required to electronically sign the FAFSA. Disclaimer: It’s important to understand that the student and the parent cannot share an FSA ID. Your FSA ID is like your personal signature, so it has to be unique to you.

Get your FSA ID now!

Cash for College Social Media Events

Learn how to get cash to pay for education after high school! Go to facebook.com/CashforCollegeAL for a recording of the Facebook Live event, Get Cash for College: A Webinar for Seniors and their Families! The video is at the top of the page.

If you have questions about how to complete the FAFSA, join Cash for College on Instagram at @CashforCollegeAL this Thursday at 7pm for an “Ask Me Anything” event! They will be going live at 7pm! Just click the circle with their logo at the top of their Instagram page.