NPC Friends and Family Scholarships
Applications are now being accepted for the following NPC Friends and Family scholarships for funding in the Fall 2019 semester:
1. Fill-the-Gaps Scholarship - $500 for students who ARE eligible for financial aid for the 2019-20 academic year
2. Leg Up Scholarship - $500 for students who are NOT ELIGIBLE for financial aid for the 2019-20 academic year
3. Jeanne Swarthout, PhD Presidential Excellence Scholarship - $1000
4. Pres Winslow Memorial Scholarship - $1000
5. Charles Listizky Memorial Scholarship - $500 for NPC Native American students
6. Jon Graff PhD University Bound Scholarship - $500
7. Jon Graff PhD CTE Scholarship - $500
8. Jon Graff PhD College and Career Prep Scholarship - $500
9. US Military Veterans Scholarship - $500
Please visit our website and use NPC Friends and Family as your search term to access complete criteria and application requirements for each scholarship opportunity.
APPLICATION DEADLINE: Applications MUST be received by Thursday, April 4 at noon, MST. NO EXCEPTIONS. It is recommended you send all required application materials as a single pdf document to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Personal Achievement College Scholarship
3 $15,000 awards available, deadline July 26, 2019
The Student Research Foundation is offering high school students up to $15,000. The scholarship is open to all high school students who are legal residents. Applicants must describe a personal achievement story, determine and explain instances of struggle or adversity and display how they overcame adversity to reach their goals. Applicants will be required to complete an application and write a short essay.
View our Scholarship page.
LM Scholarship Program
1 $500 award available, deadline May 31, 2019
The LM Scholarship Program provides a $500 scholarship to a deserving student who is currently enrolled or who is expecting to be enrolled in a degree program by September. They must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher and submit an essay question prior to submission deadline.
View our Scholarship page.
10 Words or Less Scholarship
1 $500 award available, deadline June 30, 2019
This scholarship is open to anyone who is between the ages of 14 and 25 who will be attending school in the Fall of 2019. To enter, go to www.facebook.com/myscholarships and place a comment on any post you see answering the question: “In 10 words or less, tell us why you deserve the $500 scholarship”. You must also “Like” our Facebook page. Please note that we will only read the answers provided from people that have “liked” our page.
View our Scholarship page.
IHS Scholarship Program
The IHS Scholarship Program is now accepting applications for health profession students seeking scholarship support for the 2019–2020 academic year. We also recommend that you use the resources listed under Program Materials to guide you through the application process. The deadline for this application is March 28, 2019 at 7 pm EST. If you are interested in a career in the health care field, this is an important resource for you. Visit the IHS website to apply.
If you want to become a nurse, you don’t have to let the cost of education get in the way of your dream. There are scholarships available in many areas of nursing, and for all types of people, with special scholarships for LGBTQ, men in nursing and much more. View our scholarships here.
Toptal Scholarships for Women
Value - $10,000 5 Awards available
Deadline: March 31, 2019
These scholarships provide assistance to women from around the world to help empower them to follow their passion and become leaders. The program is only available to individuals that consistently live and identify as women age 16 or older. You must be a legal resident of your country of residence. Go to the application for further information.
Value - $1,000 1 Award available
Deadline – April 30, 2019
The scholarship awards up to $2,000 a year to eligible working towards a bachelor and/or associate degree program who demonstrate the ambition, diligence, leadership, and entrepreneurial spirit that is central to our company culture. Send your essay under 500 words to: email@example.com in a PDF. The essay prompt is “How have your family, friends, and life at home influenced your decision on your future career”.
Got a Spine Scholarship
Value - $500 1 Award available
Deadline – June 2, 2019
Eligible students will be attending a college or university by October 2019, have a GPA of 2.5 or better and have submitted answers to the essay questions no later than 11:59 PM EST on June 2, 2019. View Scholarship here.
University of the Aftermarket Foundation Scholarship
$10,000 - 80 awards
Deadline March 31, 2019
Eligibility: Be a graduating senior, and plan on attending school in the automotive, heavy duty, or collision repair fields.
Arizona Elk Society Scholarships
If you are an Elk hunter and a member of the Arizona Elk Society, you can go to their website and complete the application. They have two scholarships available to seniors - $750 and $1000. Visit their website for more information.
Arizona Foundation Scholarship Portal
The scholarship portal at the Arizona foundation is now open. The Arizona Community Foundation is the state's largest private provider of college scholarships, awarding millions of dollars annually to help students achieve their educational goals. Students can receive awards for all types of degrees: 2-year, 4-year and technical schools. Deadlines for some programs are in March, others as late as May. Find out more here.
GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program Griswold Home Care Scholarship
The GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program is for high school seniors who demonstrate Leadership, Drive, Integrity and Citizenship. The scholarship offers up to $40,000 per scholar. The education program included a week-long intensive leadership camp, and a summer or semester internship. View the Scholarships here.
ASU Leadership Scholarship
ASU has opened up their Leadership scholarship. If you are interested in attending ASU next year, Ms. Percy is allowed to nominate students for inclusion in this program. The application can be found here.
The ideal candidate is a well-rounded student with a desire to make positive change in the world. The candidate should have participated in and/or hosted volunteer and community service programs. The value of this scholarship is $40,000 over 4 years.
Online Writing Resources for Students
College and high school students will write many academic essays throughout the course of their education, which helps to inform them about specific topics and sharpen the writing skills they need.
This guide provides information on the types of essays they may be required to write, how to conduct research and strategies for effective proofreading. Click here for more information.
The Debt-Free College Degree
How to Use Work Study, Crowd Funding and Other Financial Resources to Pay for Higher Education. Click here to learn more.
Wendy’s® High School Heisman® Scholarship
Since 1994, the Wendy’s® High School Heisman® Scholarship has been recognizing and rewarding senior athletes who excel in the classroom, on the field, and in the community. This year, they are awarding over $60,000 in college scholarships. 100 Scholarship Winners. Two from Every State.
The Wendy’s High School Heisman recognizes two winners—one male athlete and one female athlete—from each state.
90 State Winners receive a $500 scholarship, Eight National Finalists receive a $1,000 scholarship and two National Winners receive a $5,000 scholarship along with national honor and recognition during ESPN’s telecast of the college Heisman Memorial Trophy presentation. Visit our website to apply.
Are you interested in attending NAU next year?
There are three documents located on the Scholarship page that pertain to anyone who plans on attending NAU next year.
The “NAU Information Sheet 19-20” has general application, cost of attendance and department contact content. The “Important Dates, Fall 19” and “AZ Scholarship Criteria 19-20” contains specialized updates for next fall’s incoming first year students.
View the application here.
Click on this link to see what scholarships are available in Arizona: ARIZONA STATE DIRECTORY OF SCHOOLS WITH SCHOLARSHIPS