Scholarships & Programs
Attention All Students: Special Programs and Internships are available!Don't miss out on the opportunity to enhance you college resume!
*Please email your school counselor at least two weeks before
the deadline so counselors can prepare the documents needed
Seniors: Sign up for NACAC FREE Virtual College Fairs!
More than 600 colleges and universities will be online to talk with juniors and seniors on:
Monday, Oct. 12, 1:00 - 9:00
Sunday, Oct. 18, 12:00 - 8:00
Sunday, Nov. 8, 2:00 - 10:00
Sign up now at virtualcollegefairs.org
Wendy's Heisman Scholarship
Sports, school and community-based scholarship
Must have GPA of 3.0 or better
Must be participating or have participated in a sport now or in 9th, 10th, or 11th grade.
Being a leader in school and the community is important.
Apply at: https://heismanscholarship.com
Deadline: October 20
Horatio Alger Scholarship
Must have overcome significant adversity
It is need-based: family income $55,000 or less
School and community service activities are important.
Academic criteria: 2.0 GPA or better
Must be a U. S. Citizen
Apply at: https://scholars.horatioalger.org
Deadline: October 25
Coca-Cola Scholars Program Scholarship
Achievement-based: service and leadership are important.
(Financial need not important)
Apply at: https://www.coca-colascholarsfoundation.org/apply/
Deadline: October 31
Joseph Tauber Scholarship Program
Open to children of members of 1199 SEIU
(If your parent is a health care worker or works in a hospital, they are
probably a member of this union.)
*You must email OR call to request an application.
Date of birth
Email address or phone number
Your parent's name and 1199 ID number if possible
Indicate you are requesting an application for 2021-22
Request an application by email: 1199JTSP@1199FUNDS.org
OR call: 646-473-8999
Deadline to request application: January 31, 2021
For more info.: https://www.1199seiubenefits.org/JTSP
Alpha GENTS (Gaining Essential Networking Tools for Success) Mentoring Program
Open to young men in grades 9 - 12
FREE mentoring program for young men of African American and Latin American decent, ages 13 - 18.
Meets virtually one Saturday a month for ten months
Helps develop the skills needed to become productive, responsible and successful adults.
Apply at: https://bit.ly/GENTS20-21Application
Deadline: ongoing/apply anytime
For more information visit: www.wsacf.org
ACE Mentor Program (virtual)
Open to all grades
Preparation for careers in design and construction. Eligible for scholarships.
No prior experience necessary.
Apply at: https://www.acementorny.org
Deadline: October 22
National Portfolio Day (virtual) October 24
Porfolio review for students interested in a visual arts education
Register at: http://nationalportfolioday.live/
Futures and Options:
Virtual Internship Program: Open to 11th and 12th grades
Paid mentored virtual internship program, 10 - 12 hours a week after school.
Space is limited.
Apply at: www.futuresandoptions.org
New Deadline: October 7