ALSCA $1000 Scholarship

4th Annual
National School Counseling Week
Poster & Essay Contest

ELIGIBILITY & GENERAL GUIDELINES

Participants should be current students in Alabama schools, grades K – 12.
• Grades K – 2: Submit a poster. (See guidelines below.)
• Grades 3 – 12: Submit an essay. (See guidelines below.)
• Only 1 entry per student is permitted.

All entries should reflect the designated theme.
• Grades K-11: What are School Counselors and how do they help students? How have you been helped?
• Grade 12: How has a School Counselor helped guide you toward your future?

POSTERS should not exceed 11×17 and should be completed on paper or poster board—not canvas.

ESSAYS should not exceed 1 page. Typed essays should utilize a professional font, size 12 point, with single spacing. If handwritten, essays should be clearly legible. Neatness counts! All essays must provide a clear description/discussion related to the designated theme.

ALL entries must have a completed, official cover sheet securely attached.
See Mrs. Payne for the official cover sheet and additional information.

Scholarship Opportunities

• Coupons.com Scholarship Fund (3 $5,000 scholarships available); Deadline- Multiple


• Sunoco Rewards Scholarships (TWO $1,000 opportunities available); Deadline- 5/31/2016
https://www.sunoco.com/contests-and-sweepstakes/sunoco-rewards-scholarship/
• Big Fish Online Games Scholarship ($2,500 Scholarship); Deadline- 5/31/2016
http://www.bigfishgames.com/daily/big-fish-online-games-scholarship/
• Bay Alarm Medical Scholarship (Scholarships of $2,000, $1,000 & $500 awarded); Deadline- 4/22/2016

Scholarships


• AED Superstore College Scholarship; Deadline- 5/31/2016
http://www.aedsuperstore.com/scholarship.html
• Griswold Home Care Bi-annual Scholarship; Deadline- Ongoing/Biannual
http://www.griswoldhomecare.com/scholarship/
• Waterlogic’s Clean Water Scholarship; Deadline- 4/30/2016
http://www.waterlogic.com/en-us/clean-water-scholarship/
• Corporation Service Company Scholarship; Deadline- 5/31/2016
https://www.cscglobal.com/global/web/csc/csc-scholarship.html
• eMaint Service on 11 Scholarship; Deadline- 4/30/2016

Service on 11 Scholarship


• PicMonkey $1000 Scholarship; Deadline- 5/31/2016
http://www.picmonkey.com/blog/1000-picmonkey-college-scholarship/
• The Company Corporation’s Quarterly Business Plan Contest; Deadline- Ongoing/Quarterly
https://www.incorporate.com/business_plan_contest.html
• Oz Moving & Storage Scholarship; Deadline- 4/30/2016
https://www.ozmoving.com/Scholarship
• Crown & Caliber Entrepreneur’s Scholarship; Deadline- 5/31/2016
http://www.crownandcaliber.com/crown-caliber-entrepreneurs-scholarship/

College Counts Scholarship

Eligibility requirements:
Applicant must be a high school senior, a U.S. citizen, & an Alabama resident. Applicant must demonstrate financial need, have a minimum 2.75 GPA and have an ACT score of 26 or BELOW. Applications open January 4, 2016, and close April 22, 2016. For more information or to apply, visit CollegeCountsAlabama.com.