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

 

SCHOLARSHIPS:

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.

Include:

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

 

SPECIAL PROGRAMS:

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

 

 

 

 

 

 

                         

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

.