Elks Student of the Month – Elks Lodge #122 provides scholarships (1 male and 1 female) each month beginning September 15 through April 15, 2021 with scholarship certificates awarded in May 2021. Students need only to apply ONCE for the entire school year as students are reconsidered each month if those submitted monthly do not rate higher than those previously submitted. Applications are also available in the counseling office. Applications will be signed by the counselor and returned to the student to submit by each month’s deadline. We will not mail scholarships applications from the school. CLICK HERE for information. CLICK HERE for application.
The Catholic Youth Leadership scholarship application is available online CLICK HERE. The CYLA will award a scholarship to one senior Catholic boy and one senior catholic girl that exemplify leadership and catholic values. Deadline to apply is January 25.
The Thomas McElroy scholarship application is available at cfnla.org. Click on COMMUNITY then choose SCHOLARSHIPS. You will need to create an online account to complete the scholarship. This $1,000 scholarship awarded to one student who plans to major in Science or Engineering. Students must have a 3.0/4.0 GPA and successfully complete Calculus and Physics while in high school. The deadline is January 31st.
The online application for the Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship is available starting on November 1st at jackierobinson.org. Through the JRF application, more than 4,000 talented young minority high school students apply to become JRF Scholars and carry on the civic-minded legacy of the foundation’s namesake, Jackie Robinson. The deadline to submit the application for a JRF Scholarship is February 1, 2021, 5 p.m. ET
The 2021-2022 Kids’ Chance scholarship application is now open. The Louisiana Bar Foundation (LBF) Kids’ Chance Scholarship program provides scholarships to the children of Louisiana workers who have been killed or permanently and totally disabled in an accident compensable under a state or federal Workers’ Compensation Act or law. Apply online at https://webportalapp.com/sp/login/kidschance-lbf-2021. Basic Eligibility Requirements: 1. Must be a dependent of a worker killed or permanently and totally disabled in an accident compensable under a state or federal Worker’s Compensation Act or law; 2. Must be a Louisiana resident between the ages of 16 and 2, 3. Must maintain a “C” average or higher, 4. Must demonstrate substantial financial need, 5. Must be pursuing a primary college or university degree (bachelor’s or associate’s) or vocational education and training (certificate or license) from an accredited Louisiana (*) university, community, technical or vocational college, and/or state-approved proprietary school. *An exception may be made for attendance at an accredited out-of-state institution for extraordinary reasons. The deadline to apply is February 26th.
College scholarship and planning information available at www.americancollegefoundation.org
College Planning Info available at www.asklela.org www.collegeweeklive.com is a good resource to help students prepare for college. Students can chat with admissions officers/current students, get free advice, watch presentations, and find scholarships.
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