Scholarships

Scholarships – Local/Regional/National

Please note that this list is only intended as a reference guide and that application deadlines are subject to change and should be verified with the agency offering the scholarship.

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ACS (American Chemical Society) Scholars Program

The ACS Scholars Program awards renewable scholarships to underrepresented minority students majoring in undergraduate chemistry-related disciplines, and are also intending to pursue careers in chemistry-related fields. Selected recipients are awarded up to $5,000* per academic year. Approximately $900,000 in scholarship funds are awarded to 350 students annually.  To date, over 3,000 students have received funding from the ACS Scholars Program.

https://www.acs.org/content/acs/en/funding-and-awards/scholarships/acsscholars.html

 

Agribusiness Scholarship

Ag Scholarship – Each year, the Chamber Agribusiness Committee awards scholarships to Magic Valley students pursuing an education in agriculture. Students must have graduated from a Magic Valley high school and study at an Idaho college or university. Current High School students and college students are eligible.  The application is available online and must be submitted by December 15

 

Alois and Marie Goldman Scholarship Fund

Commemorative scholarship, open to graduating high school seniors statewide who are attending an Idaho college or university.  For guidelines and applications, go to:

https://www.idahocf.org/nonprofits-students/scholarships (Idaho Community Foundation) scholarship link.

 

American Chemical Society Scholars Program

This scholarship is designed to encourage African-American, Hispanic, and Native American students to pursue undergraduate college degrees in the chemical sciences.  High school seniors who will be entering college are also eligible www.acs.org/scholars.

 

Auto Ranch Foundation Scholarship

This scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors that have a 2.0 GPA or higher, and have a desired major in automotive, agricultural, technical, mechanical or related fields. No applications will be accepted after April 30, 2021.  Application is available outside of the Counseling/Career Center.

 

Battle of the Belts

The Office of Highway Safety, in partnership with State Farm Insurance, is pleased to present the Idaho Battle of the Belts competition! In this competition, we invite high school students across Idaho to develop plans for increasing seat belt use in their high schools and their communities and the opportunity to compete for up to $2,500 in student college scholarship awards, as well as up to $1,500 for the high school. Collaboration and fun are encouraged!

Here are the basic requirements for the competition:

  1. You must be an Idaho high school student.
  2. You must be graduating within two years of this application to be eligible for the scholarship. (Freshmen and sophomores can still participate, but will not be eligible for the scholarship until their junior and senior years.)
  3. You must plan to attend a university, college, or trade school following your high school graduation to be eligible for the scholarship.
  4. You must submit at least one of the following:
  5. Video (Public Service Announcement) no longer than 60 seconds. (Legal disclaimer: The Idaho Transportation Department reserves the right to modify and/or post any and all videos submitted on the Idaho Transportation Department and Office of Highway Safety social media sites.)
  6. 15 to 30 second Audio Recording (Public Service Announcement) for airing on English or Spanish radio stations. (Legal disclaimer: The Idaho Transportation Department reserves the right to modify and/or post any or all audio recordings on Idaho radio stations statewide.)
  7. Billboard (outdoor media) Artwork. (Legal disclaimer: The Idaho Transportation Department reserves the right to modify and/or use the artwork for creating and posting outdoor billboards statewide.)
  8. Local community safety event summary (activities held, focus(es) of activities, where, when, estimated number of attendees, who participated/assisted, who attended).
  9. New this year! Social Media (Public Service Announcement) outside of the PSA’s listed above (your choice – e.g., Instagram, TikTok, Snapchat, Twitch, etc.). (Legal disclaimer: The Idaho Transportation Department reserves the right to modify, post, and/or share any and all submissions on Idaho Transportation Department and Office of Highway Safety social media sites.)

Click here to learn more about the competition and to submit your application. Media submissions for the Idaho Battle of the Belts must be submitted to Tabitha Smith, Occupant Protection Program Manager – Phone: (208) 334-8104 – Email: tabitha.smith@itd.idaho.gov.  The deadline for applications is January 31, 2021. 

 

Beyond the Boroughs Scholarship 

Scholarships up to $20,000 over four years will be awarded to full-time students who have been accepted to an accredited four-year college, university, or equivalent and are in a low income household, GPA of 2.5 or higher, and involvement in extracurricular activities or work.  Application deadline is March 16th.  You can apply directly online.

http://www.beyondtheboroughs.org/the-scholarship/the-application/

 

Coca-Cola Scholars

The Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation was established in 1986 by the local Coca-Cola Bottler to recognize outstanding seniors.  Recipients are well-rounded individuals with highly developed interests in their community.  To lean more about this scholarship and or apply please go online to www.coca-cola scholars.org.  This scholarship has a deadline of 5:00 pm eastern time on October 31,  2020.

 

College Assistance Migrant Program (BSU)

Applications accepted year round, but priority deadline is 12/31/19.  Award totals to $3,200 per student for one year.  Must be a US citizen or legal resident of the United States, be Pell eligible and/or demonstrate financial need, be accepted to BSU as a first year student and meet one of the following: verification of at least 75 days of farm work in the last two years, copy of the migrant education Certificate of Eligibility and/or qualified or eligible to qualify for the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act Section 167.  Details and application materials are available in the Counseling/Career center.

 

Community Council of Idaho

Several different scholarships are available through the Community Council of Idaho throughout the year.  Due dates for applications vary, so make sure to check out the website sooner than later.  Most of the scholarships you are able to apply online for or print off the forms if you prefer to submit them by mail.  See Ms. Lee if you have any questions.  Updated applications are scheduled to be available in January.   Here is their website:  https://communitycouncilofidaho.org/scholarships/  

DAR Good Citizens Scholarship Program

National Society Daughters of the American Revolution-Twin Falls Chapter sponsors this program.  One 12th grade student is selected at each school, out of those that apply.  Scholarships of up to $500 will be awarded and the first place chapter winner’s application is forwarded for consideration for state, regional and national awards.  Deadline for 2019 was 11/12/19.

 

Dell Scholars Program

Funded by Michael and Susan Dell Foundation.  Students need to have a GPA of 2.4 or higher, be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident, and have a demonstrable need for financial assistance.  For more information and an online application go to www.dellscholars.org. This scholarship opens on October 1, 2020 and has a deadline of December 1, 2020.

 

D.L. Evans Bank

The D.L. Evans bank is once again offering scholarships to students in our area.  In 2020, they will award a total of $32,000 with each scholarship amount being $2,000. The scholarship winners will be able to use their funds towards any accredited college, university, or trade school located in the United States.The scholarship applications is available on their website: https://www.dlevans.com/personal/for-students/scholarships.html Applications open in December and end March 31, 2021.

 

Dr. Pepper

“Tell us how you changed the world in 350 characters or less; rally your friends to vote; once you reach 50 votes, submit a video to inspire more fans. $100,000 goes to the winner for tuition. Ages 18 to 24 may apply at www.drpeppertuition.com Deadline October 18, 2020.

 

Elk Mountain Tents Outdoors Enthusiast Scholarship

Applicants must be registered for a college, university, or technical school for the Fall term immediately following being awarded the scholarship. Applicants must be a minimum of 16 years of age, have a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher, and share a love for the great outdoors! Previous winners may reapply but cannot be selected as a winner more than twice.  Award is in the amount of $500 and the deadline is June 30, 2021.  Apply online at http://www.elkmountaintents.com/scholarship/

 

Elks National Foundation

Most Valuable Student Scholarship

Open to any high school senior who is a US citizen.  Applications are available at www.elks.org/enf/scholars – it is the easiest best way to apply. Make a copy of the online application and get it to Mr. Jeff Jeffries at 1020 Nevada St., Gooding, ID  83330 by November 15, 2020. 

Legacy Award

Open to any high school senior who is a US citizen.  Applications are available at starting September 1st at www.elks.org/enf/scholars – it is the easiest best way to apply. Deadline February 5, 2021 before noon central time.

 






Future of School Scholarship Program

This scholarship was established to assist current high school seniors who have completed a minimum of 5 blended or online courses during their last two years of high school and plan to continue their education in college or vocational school programs.  Visit www.learnmore.scholarsapply.org/fos-scholarship/ and to apply. Deadline to apply is March 16, 2021.

 

GEA Scholarship

This scholarship is provided by the Gooding Education Association.  The application window opens up in the second semester of senior year.  Each year the GEA’s goal is to raise enough through fundraisers to offer a $500 scholarship to at least one GHS student who is planning on going into education.  Details and application materials are available in the Counseling/Career center in late spring (as of 1/12/21 not yet available for 2021). 

 

GEM State Insurance Co.

This scholarship is provided by the local insurance company. The application window generally opens in late January or early February. Deadline for 2020 is March 30.  Two $1000 scholarships will be awarded.  To qualify you must be an Idaho resident and graduating from an Idaho high school and attending an Idaho college, university or vocational/technical school full time for the upcoming academic year.  Details and application materials are available in the Counseling/Career center (as of 1/12/21 not yet available for 2021). 

 

Gooding Basque Association Annual Scholarship

This is a $500 scholarship awarded for academic or vocational studies.  The application deadline is usually in April.  There is a short essay and recommendation letters required so give yourself plenty of time to write.  Deadline for 2020 is April 11th.  Applications forms are available in the Counseling/Career Center (as of 1/12/21 not yet available for 2021). 

 

Gooding County Democrat Scholarship

Scholarships are awarded annually to a graduating senior of a Gooding County high school.  An essay is required and due by March 15th of each year.  The winner will be notified approximately 1 month after the submission deadline.  You can find the scholarship submission details in the Counseling/Career Center (as of 1/12/21 not yet available for 2021).

 

Gooding County Prosecuting Attorney-Drug Free Student Scholarship

One $1000 scholarship will be awarded to a worthy Gooding County senior each year who plans to attend the College of Southern Idaho full-time the upcoming academic year.  Deadline for submission is 3/1/20.  The application is available in the Counseling/Career Center. (as of 1/12/21 not yet available for 2021). 

 

Governor’s Cup Scholarship

To qualify for the scholarship, a student must meet all of the following criteria: be a resident of Idaho, be a graduating senior of an Idaho high school, enroll as a full-time student in an academic or technical program (at an Idaho college or university, taking the ACT or SAT if enrolling in an academic program), a cumulative GPA of 2.8 or above, attend the first semester of college following graduation, write a 500-word personal essay about your goals and interests.  High consideration for selection will be based on a demonstrated commitment to public service. Documentation of volunteer work, leadership, and public service is required.  Applications reopen on November 1st. The deadline for academic applications is Feb. 15, 2021.  Career technical applications must be submitted by April 1, 2021.

Student may apply online at: https://boardofed.idaho.gov/scholarships/idaho-governors-cup-scholarship/

 

Great Clips for Hair

Cosmetology school scholarships. Twin Falls franchises

And Great Clips, Inc is sponsoring one $200 scholarship

for individuals interested in pursuing a career in cosmetology

or barbering. Go to https://jobs.greatclips.com/scholarship-application.  Check online for deadline.

 

Hispanic Scholarship Fund

Founded in 1975, the Hispanic Scholarship Fund (HSF) empowers Latino families with the knowledge and resources to successfully complete higher education, while providing scholarships and support services to as many exceptional Hispanic American students as possible. Application opens January 1 and closes February 15, 2021. For more information and to apply visit https://www.hsf.net/scholarship

 

Horatio Alger CTE  Scholarship

The Horatio Alger CTE scholarship is open to high school seniors enrolling in an eligible CTE 2 year program in the fall.  Priority deadline is April 15, 2020 and any received after that date will be reviewed on a rolling basis.  To apply online, visit https://scholars.horatioalger.org/horatio-alger-scholarship-applications/

 

Horatio Alger Scholarship

The Horatio Alger Association seeks to assist students who have demonstrated integrity, perseverance in overcoming adversity, strength of character, financial need, a good academic record, commitment to pursue a college education, and a desire to contribute to society.   Students must submit an online application at https://scholars.horatioalger.org/scholarships/ The deadline is in October. 

 

Huggable Supermom Scholarship

https://huggable.com/pages/scholarships This scholarship is for students who live with their single mom. For the Huggable Supermom Scholarship, we focus on supporting single moms, children of single moms, or people whose lives have been impacted in positive ways by single moms. Put simply, the Huggable Supermom Scholarship is a student scholarship designed to support single mothers and those who support them and benefit from their love. Apply online at the above link for more information and to apply.

 

Idaho Association of Counties Scholarship Fund

The Idaho Association of Counties is now accepting applications for the 2020-2021 IAC Scholarship.  Seven $1,000 scholarships will be awarded to the winners as selected by the IAC Scholarship Committee. Those who are eligible to apply for the scholarship are children of county employees who are issued a paycheck by the county that work 20 hours or more per week and the children and grandchildren of county elected officials (assessors, clerks, commissioners, coroners, prosecuting attorneys, sheriff, and treasurer). For more information visit their website at http://idcounties.org/about-iac/scholarship/  The deadline for the 2020 – 2021 scholarship is Saturday, February 27, 2021.

 

Idaho Community Foundation Scholarships

You may go to the ICF website to download info at https://www.idahocf.org/nonprofits-students/scholarships  Deadline for application(s) varies by scholarship and there are quite a few different scholarships.

 

Idaho Farm Bureau Scholarship

Scholarships are available to select individuals of Idaho Farm Bureau families for one year of higher education at an institution of their choice and are limited to one per recipient.  Complete and  return the application to your county Farm Bureau office for verification of membership.  Contact your county Farm Bureau for deadline dates and visit the website for the application.  https://www.idahofb.org/programs

 

Idaho Irrigation Equipment Association Scholarship

These scholarships are for students pursuing degrees in Irrigation Equipment, Parts/power machinery, landscape irrigation and design, agricultural engineering, soil and water engineering, biological systems engineering, and agricultural education.  The applications are available from the counselor, member of the Idaho Irrigation Equipment Assoc. or at www.idaho irrigation equipment association.org.   The deadline for application is February 2020.

 

Idaho Latino Scholarship Foundation

Live in Idaho and be of Hispanic/Latino descent.  Deadline is January 15, 2021.  For additional details, and to apply, visit their website https://www.idaholsf.com/apply/

 

Idaho Power Scholarship for Academic Excellence

Any student residing in the Idaho Power service area who is in the graduating class of an accredited high school, plans full-time attendance at any accredited Idaho, Oregon, or Nevada college, and has a 3.75 minimum GPA may apply.  An application form is available in the Counseling/Career Center.  The scholarship amount is $1000 and the deadline for application is March 1 of current academic year. Go online for the application now.  https://docs.idahopower.com/pdfs/newscommunity/Community/AcademicExcellenceScholarship.pdf

 

Idaho Scholarships-Board of Education

Idaho Opportunity Scholarship–Deadline 3/1/20

Idaho Post-Secondary Credit Scholarship

Idaho Governor’s Cup Scholarship–Academic deadline 2/15/20 CTE deadline 4/15/20

Armed Forces/Public Safety Officer Dependent Scholarship

See website for details on each scholarship and to apply.  Most applications open on 10/1/20  https://boardofed.idaho.gov/scholarships/

 

Idaho School Boards Association, Inc.

This scholarship is for students who the children or grandchildren of an active school board member or members who served 3 or more years.  The applicant must be a senior who is graduating (or plans to graduate) from an Idaho public high school prior to Sept 1, 2019.  The application may be found at https://www.idsba.org/scholarships/. Deadline for applications is February 15, 2021.






Idaho Society of Women Engineers Scholarship

Women residing in the state of Idaho entering their first year of an ABET accredited program may submit an application. Students must prove that they will be attending a 4- or 5-year engineering school (accredited by ABET, Accredited Board of Engineering and Technology) in the year that the scholarship is received. The college does not need to be located in Idaho. Minimum GPA requirement is 3.0. Current deadline is 1/31/21. http://swidaho.swe.org/scholarships.html

 

Idaho Trappers Association (ITA)-Conant Family Scholarship

One $1000 scholarship for a member of the ITA or applicant has a family member of ITA.  Deadline for submission is March 15th, 2020 (as of 1/12/21 not yet available for 2021). 

 

Imagine America Scholarship

Each year, up to three students can be selected to receive a $1,000 Imagine America scholarship.  It is designed to help students desiring to pursue a career education.  Please check out this scholarship online at www.imagine-america.org.  This web site also has the list of qualifying career (professional/technical) schools and the application form.

 

Interscholastic Star Award 

Available to juniors who have participated in at least one IHSAA sport or activity.  Interscholastic Stars receive a $1,000 scholarship to the college of their choice.  Runner’s up at each level receive a $500 scholarship.  The Overall “Idaho Star” is awarded an additional $1500.  Deadline is April 10, 2021.  Application and additional details online at https://idhsaa.org/interscholastic-stars 

 

Jack Kent Cooke Foundation

This scholarship is awarded to students currently attending community colleges or two-year institutions in the US and planning to transfer to four-year institutions.  You can apply through the Common App and submission deadline is October 30th.  https://www.jkcf.org/our-scholarships/college-scholarship-program/how-to-apply/

 

Jiffy Lube Teen Driver Scholarship Program

This scholarship is awarded to two Twin Falls area (Magic Valley) high school students.  One overall $1500 award and one $1000 finalist award.  Details and the application can be found online https://yourturn2apply.com/twinfallsothers.htm Deadline for 2020 is 3/16/20.

 

Joleen Toone “Female Athlete” Scholarship

This scholarship is for female athletes of GHS. Details and application materials are available in the Counseling/Career center.  The due date is usually toward the middle of April each year. 

 

Latinos and Planning Division

This scholarship is part of the American Planning Association. This scholarship is designed to increase interest in the study of urban planning within the Latino student population. The program is open to third and fourth year undergrad students.  https://www.planning.org/divisions/latinos/scholarships 






Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation

Scholarships are for the children of Marines and Navy Corpsmen pursuing a post-secondary education at any accredited school—whether that be a career training or trade school, community college, or four-year university. Their scholarships are need-based, and scholarships are awarded to every eligible applicant. It’s something they’ve been proud to do for more than 55 years.

You can learn more about the eligibility requirements and application timeline at https://www.mcsf.org/cte/  For programs longer than 12 months, applications must be submitted January 1 – March 1. For programs 12 months or less, applications are accepted on a rolling basis. 

 

McDonald’s HACER National Scholarship Program

The McDonald’s® HACER® National Scholarship is one of the largest programs committed to college scholarships. Since 1985, it has awarded $31.5 million to Hispanic college students pursuing their higher education dreams.  Applicants must meet all of the following criteria to be eligible to apply to any of the scholarships offered through this Program.

  • Must be a current high school senior who is eligible to attend a two- or four-year college, university or vocational/technical school.
  • Must be a legal U.S. resident.
  • Must be less than 21 years of age.
  • Must have a minimum 2.8 GPA.
  • Must be of Hispanic/Latino heritage.
    • Hispanic/Latino is an ethnic category, not a racial category; student applicants may be of any race. Applicants must be from a family that came from at least one of these countries/territories: Argentina, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Portugal, Puerto Rico, El Salvador, Spain, Uruguay, or Venezuela.

Deadline is 2/3/21 at 11:59 pm Pacific Time. Apply online at https://aim.applyists.net/HACER/Initiate 

 

McKelvey Foundation Scholarship

This scholarship is made available to high school seniors who have demonstrated entrepreneurial spirit by owning and operating their own business while in high school.  To qualify you need to own your own business; have at least 1 paid employee; graduate high school spring 2019 and plan to attend any four-year college in the United States.  This scholarship is worth $10,000 to be awarded each year for 4 years.  For more information please see their web page at www.mckelveyfoundation.org (click on Entrepreneurial Scholarship) Deadline is TBA

 

Microsoft disAbility Scholarship

This scholarship will be awarded to promising high school seniors who have a disability, who plan to attend a vocational or academic college and have a financial need. The amount of this renewable scholarship to be awarded is $5,000 per year, up to $20,000 total.  For full details, requirements, and to apply go to their web at 

https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/diversity/programs/microsoftdisabilityscholarship.aspx

All completed applications must be submitted by March 1, 2021.

 

Monsanto Imagine Scholarships

College scholarships available for farm youths pursuing careers in agriculture. The scholarship is administered through the FFA website at https://www.ffa.org/scholarships   Application window opens on November 1, 2019  and the deadline is 1/14/2021.

National Association of Secondary School Principals

If you have made a difference through volunteering over the past year, you could win $1,000 and a trip to Washington, D.C., next May by applying for a Prudential Spirit of Community Award!  It’s easy to apply: go to http://spirit.prudential.com or www.principals.org/spirit, click on the “Apply Now” link, and follow the onscreen instructions. Once you have completed your online application, go to the “Certification” page and either email certification instructions to your certifier or print them out and hand-deliver them. This must be done by November 10, 2020. Print out the signature page of your application, sign it, have a parent or guardian sign it, and then submit it to International Scholarship and Tuition Services by Nov 10, 2020 by FAX or Upload. 

 

National Commission for Cooperative Education

The National Commission for Cooperative Education, a non-profit organization dedicated to advancing high quality, college-level cooperative education.  The deadlines for applying differ with each scholarship so apply early. To get more information or to apply online go to: www.co-op.edu

 

National Restaurant Association – Educational Foundation

There are numerous opportunities for scholarship money in the restaurant industry whether you want to pursue a degree in the culinary arts or in hospitality (from restaurant.org).  If you think you may pursue such a career this site is a great place to start to look for scholarships –  https://www.chooserestaurants.org/scholarships 

 

NIAAA (National Interscholastic Athletic Administrators Association) Scholarship

The scholarships will recognize the distinguished scholastic, leadership, and citizenship attributes of high school student athletes, and the importance of high school athletics in each student’s life. Criteria: 1. Applicant must be a Senior; achieved at least two (2) of the following: (A) minimum of B+ average; (B) Ranked in the top 25% of class; (C) ACT score of 24 or an SAT score of 1100 (Math and Reading); participated in two sports for at least two years in each sport; earned at least one varsity letter in each of two sports; letter of recommendation from the high school athletic administrator/director.  Scholarship Awards: one male and one female will each receive a $1,500 scholarship and a plaque recognizing them as section winners National Winners one male and one female will each receive a $2,500 scholarship and a glass etching recognizing them as national winners.  February 28th is deadline that application needs to be sent via USPS or emailed.  See Ms. Lee in the Counseling/Career Center for the application.

 

Northside Sugar Beet Growers Association Scholarship

Preference is given to those pursuing an agriculture related career or come from an agricultural background, however all are encouraged to apply.  Three $1000 scholarships will be awarded each year.  Open to seniors enrolled in Dietrich, Gooding, Richfield, Shoshone, and Valley High Schools.  Application deadline is April 9th, 2021.  See Ms. Lee in the Counseling/Career Center for the application.











Nursing Schools Almanac

Nursing Schools Almanac has just launched its third annual Aspiring Nurse Scholarship. Our website will award a $1,000 scholarship to an aspiring nurse who best demonstrates: A track record of academic excellence, particularly in science and mathematics; A passion for the nursing profession and the overall field of healthcare 

This scholarship is open to all high school seniors who plan to pursue college education in nursing, including LPN / LVN, ADN, and BSN programs. Scholarship applications will be accepted until midnight on June 30, 2019.  Interested students may visit  www.nursingschoolsalmanac.com and click the banner on the right-hand side of the website’s homepage for more detailed information and the application form.

 

The Optimist Essay Contest 

Club winners receive $150, $125 and $100 for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place and then advance to the District contest to compete for a $2,500 college scholarship. The District-level scholarships are funded by the Optimist International Foundations.

Topic for the 2020-21 school year is: “Reaching your Dreams by Choosing Optimism.”

Who Can Participate: Youth under the age of 19 as of October 1, 2020 (and is not enrolled as a degree seeking student of a post-secondary institution) in the United States, Canada or the Caribbean. There is no minimum age.

How to Enter: Interested students must contact their local Optimist Club. Applications may be completed digitally and sent to twinfallsoptimistclub@gmail.com. Download an essay application here or pick one up outside the Counseling/Career Center.  Completed applications must be received no later than February 5, 2021.

 

Pacific Northwest Grain & Feed Association

The PNWFGA Scholarship Committee is pleased to announce the 2019 application is available to qualified applicants who’s family either work for, or have a connection to, the regional grain and feed industry as well as PNWGFA.  The application may be downloaded at: or at their own website http://www.pnwgfa.org/scholarship   April 1, 2019 is the deadline.

 

P.E.O. Chapter G Scholarship

All GHS or North Valley Academy female seniors are eligible to apply, as long as they are not a daughter or granddaughter of a PEO member.  They are offering 3 different scholarships this year in the amounts of $650, $500 and $250.  The application and further details are available in the Counseling/Career Center.  Applications must be submitted by April 17, 2020.

 

P.M.T. Scholarship

Project Mutual Telephone has a scholarship available in the spring each year. It will be available in the scholarship box or on line beginning in February 2020. Go to www.pmt.org for the application and more information.

 

PNACAC

The Pacific Northwest Association for College Admission Counseling (PNACAC) is pleased to offer scholarships to students in our region! Five students who attend school in Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon and Washington will be selected for a one-time, non-renewable $1,000 scholarship. Students from diverse backgrounds and all family income backgrounds are encouraged to apply. The deadline to apply is March 1, 2021 at midnight. Apply here.




Pointe Pest Control in Idaho

Pointe Pest Control in Idaho is offering a $750 scholarship again for 2019. Just as last year, it will be given to a graduating senior or college freshman from Idaho. There are more details about the scholarship and its qualifications in the link listed below. http://pointepest.com/idaho-scholarship-application 

 

Robert C. Byrd Scholarship

The Byrd Scholarship is a federally funded program awarded on the basis of merit.  The award is $1500 per year, may be renewable, and may be used at institutions in-state and out-of-state.  This scholarship is available online at www.boardofed.idaho.gov/scholarships This scholarship along with the other State scholarships are available at the above web address.

 

Roger C. Sathre Memorial Scholarship Fund

Fund awarded to worthy students throughout the state who are pursuing advanced professional-technical training.  Open to graduating high school seniors.

https://www.idahocf.org/nonprofits-students/scholarships 

 

Rotary Club of Gooding Scholarship

The Gooding Rotary Club awards several scholarships to Gooding students each year. The Rotary Club is a group of business people associated with the world-wide Rotary organization that is a “global network of 1.2 million neighbors, friends, leaders, and problem-solvers who come together to make positive, lasting change in communities at home and abroad”. The Rotary Scholarship is made available for application usually around the first week in February. Pick up an application in the Counseling/Career center. This year the deadline for application is April 1 and the interviews will be about April 15 at the high school. 

 

ROTC – Military scholarships – Army, Navy, and Air Force

These are scholarships that pay tuition, fees, books and a monthly stipend.  To consider these scholarships it is best to go online and read the information on qualifying and applying.  It is important to know that you must begin the application process in the spring of your junior year in order to get through the process in a timely manner.  The do require military duty after graduation.  For full descriptions of the scholarships please go on line to: www.goarmy.com/scholarships  or www.aforce.com/scholarships  or www.nrotc.navy.mil/scholarships 

 

SergioStrong Scholarship 2020

Scholarship offered through SergioStrong Corp, a non-profit created in honor of Sergio Sebastian Martinez, in the amount of $300.  Application is available at the Counseling/Career Center and deadline is April 30, 2020.

 

State Board of Education State Scholarship Site

The 2020/2021 online application site will open for students beginning about October 01, 2020 and will close for students on or about January 15, 2021.  These

scholarships include: Governor’s Challenge, Promise Category A, Robert C. Byrd,

Tschudy Family Scholarship, Freedom Scholarship, and Public Safety Officer Scholarship.  These scholarships require an application through the office of the State Board of Education.  https://boardofed.idaho.gov/scholarships/  





Society of Women Engineers

The Southwest Idaho Section of the Society of Women Engineers (SWE) is offering scholarships to young women entering their first year of college who are majoring in engineering or a related field.  For further information and/or to download the application please go to https://scholarships.swe.org/applications/login.asp?mode=1 The application can be printed off or filled out and downloaded electronically and should open December 1, 2020.

 

Summit Dental Care Scholarship

Scholarships available to senior high school students who plan to continue or further his/her education in the health field.  Four $500 scholarships will be given.  Applications available in the Counseling/Career Center and must be submitted to the Counselor no later than April 17th, 2020.  

 

Toptal

This scholarship is for young women pursuing technical careers. The scholarship includes the $5,000 scholarship as well as one year of one-on-one mentoring by a Toptal senior developer. The 12 winners will be able to use this money on your educational goals as well as coding bootcamps, online programming courses, textbooks, etc. Apply at  https://www.toptal.com/scholarships

 

The Tylenol Scholarship

This scholarship is for students pursuing careers in healthcare.  There will be 150 $1,000 and 20 $5,000 scholarships awarded.  The application deadlines may vary so you need to check the online information often.  This is an online application at https://www.tylenol.com/news/scholarship 

 

FFA Scholarships

Through the National FFA Foundation, businesses and individuals sponsor scholarships that are awarded to students with a wide variety of higher education plans and career goals. Just one application is required for multiple opportunities.

Both FFA members and non-FFA members are eligible for scholarships.

https://www.ffa.org/participate/grants-and-scholarships/scholarships/

 

US Hispanic Leadership Institute Scholarships

Various scholarships available to seniors.  Visit their website for deadlines and criteria that needs to be met https://www.ushli.org/category/scholarships/

 

US JCI Senate Foundation Scholarship (Junior Chamber International)

This scholarship is offered to high school seniors that plan to continue their education at accredited post-secondary colleges, universities, or vocational schools.  This is a $1000 scholarship and the deadline for the application is January 2020.  Details and application materials are available in the Counseling/Career center.

 

Wendell Chamber of Commerce – Magic Valley Dairy Days

This scholarship is for students graduating from high school in Wendell, Gooding, Shoshone, Bliss and Hagerman. This scholarship opens up the first week of February and you will find the application sheet in the Counseling/Career Center. The deadline for application is March 30.





Western Undergraduate Exchange (WUE)

Students interested in attending college/university in the Western United States may qualify for a “reduced tuition scholarship” go to www.wiche.edu/sep/wue.   Check out the admission deadlines for the college(s) you are interested in applying to.

 

Western Waste Services Scholarship

Western Waste Services awards an academic scholarship in the following areas for college-bound students who are pursuing majors in environmental studies, business management, human resources, agriculture, waste management, or agricultural business. Applicants must reside in the city in which they apply. Eligible high schools include: Bliss, Buhl, Canyon Ridge, Castleford, Filer, Gooding, Hagerman, Hansen, Jerome, Kimberly, Light House, MV High School, Murtaugh, North Valley Academy, Oakley, Shoshone, TF Christian Academy, Twin Falls High School, Valley, Wendell, and Xavier. Western Waste Services, Inc. has established this program to support scholarships to encourage students to pursue college-level studies and careers in the fields of business management, human resources, agriculture, waste management, or agricultural business. Each scholarship recipient will be chosen by a team of reviewers in accordance with the established criteria. Recipients are chosen for their outstanding academic records and for a well written essay showing her or his dedication to a career that will support the environment. Application is available in the Counseling/Career Center.  Applications must be postmarked by March 1, 2021. 

 

You Deserve it Scholarship

Student must be a resident of the USA, older than 16 and apply at the following: https://www.studentscholarships.org/scholarship/12809/you_deserve_it_scholarship_scholarship.php 

 

4-H Scholarships

Check out this website if you are a member of 4-H

http://www.uidaho.edu/extension/4h/awardsscholarshipscontests/asc/4hscholarships





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