GUIDANCE DEPARTMENT

College Course Offerings

Honors and college course offerings

Honors and College Course Offerings PDF


Scholarships

AFDSNY Edward "Ned" Carter Scholarship:  for high school seniors who have an association with a fire department or fire district that is a member of the Association of Fire Districts of the State of New York who's dues are currently paid up for the year, who shall be continuing their education at either a 2 or 4 year institution, and who will be pursuing a community service related career which will include but not limited to the fire service, nursing, social work, health related services, teaching, paramedic, etc.  Applications are available in Guidance.    Deadline:  must be postmarked no later than the LAST SATURDAY IN FEBRUARY

Micah 6:8 Student Award:  for a graduating senior who must be a member of a faith community which is part of the Hudson Interfaith Council (Shiloh, State Streeet AME Zion, St. Mary's, Rock Solid, First Presbyterian, Christ Church Episcopal, Trinity United Methodist, 1st Reformed, Overcomers Ministry, or Endless Love Temple).  Applications are available in the Guidance Office.  Deadline to apply is Tuesday, January 8, 2019.    

2019 Agricultural Youth Scholarships:  for high school seniors who will continue their education to prepare for a career in some way connected to the diverse agricultural industry, live or work on a farm or be involved with agriculture via any avenue, and be a Family Farm Bureau membership or Student Farm Bureau membership is required and may accompany application.  Applications are available in Guidance.  Deadline:  must be postmarked by March 1, 2019.  

2019 Official Excellence in Nursing Scholarship:  for high school seniors who reside in either Columbia, Dutchess, Greene, Orange, Putnam, Rockland, Ulster, or Westchester County who plan to pursue a career in nursing.  Applications available in the Guidance Department.  Deadline:  must be postmarked by February 8, 2019.

Deboarh Simonsmeier Memorial Scholarship: criteria - 1) have applied for, if eligible, the NYS Volunteer Recruitment Services Scholarship, 2) live, work and/or volunteer in Columbia County, and 3) looking to further their education in Emergency Services (preference to EMS).  To apply go to www.valatierescue.org then go to Your Dollars and Scholarship.  Deadline to apply is July 1, 2019.  

National Co-Op Scholarship Program:  for high school seniors who are applying to any of the following colleges/universities:  Clarkson University, Drexel University, Johnson & Wales University, Merrimack College, Rochester Institute of Technology, State University of Oswego, The University of Toledo, University of Cincinnati, or Wentworth Institute of Technolog, and have a GPA of 3.5 or better.  To apply you can either go on-line at www.waceinc.org or paper application is available in Guidance.  Deadlines vary for each college/university anywhere from Novmeber 1, 2018-March 1, 2019.

 

Online Scholarships

New York Water Environment Association Scholarships:  scholarships available for students pursuing a professional career in the environmental field.  To apply go to www.nywea.org.  Deadline to apply is February 28, 2019.

SEFCU Scholarships:  applicants must be the primary member on a SEFCU account and be a high school senior.  To request an application packet, email marketing@sefcu.com.  Deadline is January 4, 2019.  

Berkshire Bank Foundation Scholarship:  for high school seniors in pursuit of an undergraduate degree, be a US citizen, have a minimum GPA of 3.0 (83 >), gross family annual income under $100,000 or gross individual income under $50,000, and plan on attending a 2 or 4 year college or technical school.  Apply on-line at www.berkshirebank.com/scholarships.  Deadline to apply is January 31, 2019.

The Love of Running Scholarship:  for high school seniors who reside in Columbia County and have participated for at least 2 years in Cross Country or Track & Field.  To apply go to www.seansrun.com/sch1.htm.  Deadline to apply is December 1, 2018.

The Section II Good Sport Scholarship:  for high school seniors who particpated in the State Cross Country meet and were selected by Section II coaches as the Good Sportmanship Award Winner.  To apply go to www.seansrun.com/sch1.htm.  Deadline to apply is December 1, 2018.

2019 Prudential Spirit of Community Awards:  recognizes students in high school who have made meaningful contributions to their communities through volunteer service.  To apply go to spirit.prudential.com or nassp.org/spiritDeadline to apply is November 6, 2018.

Tradition of Caring Mortuary Science Scholarship Program:  for high school seniors who intend to enroll in a mortuary science program at an institution accredited with the ABFSE, have a minimum GPA of 2.5, and be a US Citizen or Permanent Legal Resident of the US.  To apply go to www.NFSGI.com/scholarshipDeadline to apply is October 26, 2018.

Seton Hall's Pirates Pitch Competition:  for Sophomores, Juniors, and Seniors with a GPA of 3.0 or higher.  Submit an original business idea that in 350 words or less, describes an innovative product or service that you would like to create or have already created.  To apply go to www.shu.edu/go/HSPitchDeadline to apply is October 17, 2018.

Horation Alger Scholarship:  for high school seniors who will be enrolling in college in the Fall of 2019, exhibit a strong commitment to pursue and complete a bachelor's degree at an accredited non-profit public or private institution in the US, demonstrate critical financial need ($55,000 or lower), be involved in co-curricular and community service activities, display integrity and perseverance in overcoming adversity, hold a minimum GPA of 2.0, and be a US Citizen.  To apply go to scholars.horatioalger.orgDeadline to apply is October 25, 2018.

Elks National Foundatin Scholarships:   must be a child or grandchild of an Elks member.  TThere are numerous scholarships.  To apply go to enf.elks.orgDeadline to apply varies for each scholarship (anywhere from November 15, 2018-February 1, 2019).  

ZipRecruiter Scholarship:   For the ZipRecruiter Summer/Fall 2018 Scholarship Promotion, we’re asking high school and college students (18+) to create a template for a job interview follow-up email.  To apply go to   https://www.ziprecruiter.com/scholarship.  Deadline to apply is December 31, 2018.

 

Search more than 2.7 million college scholarship at over 7,000 college and universities with https://www.scholarships.com