Scholarship Opportunities for Seniors * Updated 2/6

Scholarship Opportunities for Seniors * Updated 2/6

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Hispanic Scholarship Endowment Fund is offering a scholarship to a college bound senior who is of Hispanic origin.  Applicants must be entering college in the fall of 2018 and have a GPA or 3.0(B) or better.  Applications and additional details are available in the Counseling Office.  Applications and are due by March 5.   


Wellness All-Star Scholarship - Independent Health and Business First are offering the Wellness All-Star Scholarship.  Applicants must show what steps he or she has taken to live a healthier life, what he or she is doing to help and inspire others, and the results from his or her efforts.  The recipient will receive $1000.  Any high school senior can apply online at  The deadline is March 30.  For more information, stop by the Counseling Office.


American Legion Scholarship Trust is offering two scholarships for $1500 each.  The scholarships are intended to assist veterans, their families, and patriotic students who share the ideals of the American Legion.  Applicants must submit a copy of their college acceptance letter, along with an application and a copy of their transcript.  Applications are available in the Counseling Office and must be submitted by May 4. 


B Davis Scholarship- The creators of the “Student Award Search Aid” website are offering a scholarship for 2018.
Please visit the website at to apply for the scholarship. While you’re there, please browse through the rest of the site to learn more about applying for scholarships.
Applications are due May 22, 2018
Amount of Scholarship: $1,000

The BigSun Organization is proud to be able to continue to help young athletes succeed in their academic pursuits. They are offering an annual scholarship to a deserving student. All student athletes are eligible for this award, regardless of which sport they are participating in.
Deadline - June 19, 2018
Amount of Award - $500.00
The successful applicant will be a high school senior or be attending a post secondary institute and currently involved in some sport at that institution or in the community..
Please visit our website at to learn how to apply. has just launched its fourth annual Aspiring Nurse Scholarship.
The website will award a $1,000 scholarship to a future nurse in the high school graduating class of 2018.
The scholarship will be awarded to the applicant 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 competition 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 August 31, 2018.
Interested students may visit and click the banner on the right-hand side of the website's homepage. Here you'll find detailed scholarship information and the official application form.

Fire District Scholarship - The Association of Fire Districts of NY State is offering 4 scholarships for $1500 each.  To be eligible, seniors must be pursuing a career in a community service, such as firefighting, nursing, social work, teaching, paramedic, etc.  Applicants must also be related to a firefighter, be a firefighter, or be an Explorer.  Applications can be obtained in the Counseling Office and must be postmarked by the last Saturday in February.

Roberts Weslyan is offering the Golden Apple Scholarship for $10000 to a student accepted into their teacher education program.
Interested students can stop by the counseling office for more information or apply online at
Applications are due Feb. 15.