Learners Today, Leaders Tomorrow

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.


Your name

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

(currently virtual)

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