SCHOLARSHIPS 2012-2013 If you are interested in obtaining information on the following scholarships come to the College & Career Center or if available click on the link for the application. Scholarship Name Application Deadline Wendy’s High School Heisman Scholarship 10/2/2012 Seniors do you have a minimum GPA of 3.0 and participate in at least one high school sport? Are you a leader in your school or community? Visit www.wendysheisman.com for more information on how to apply! AES Engineers Scholarship 10/5/2012 AES Engineering is pleased to be able to continue offering scholarships to motivated students to help in the furthering of their education. Scholarship Criteria - Our belief is that achieving a high grade point average should not be the only criteria for determining who deserves to be helped. For that reason we are offering a scholarship that will be awarded on the basis of character, as determined by evaluated the essays that are submitted. Scholarships are intended for our future leaders across a wide spectrum of fields of study. This award is available to high school seniors and all students attending a post secondary educational facility. http://www.aesengineers.com/scholarships.htm Horatio Alger Association Scholarship 10/25/2012 Seniors planning on attending college in the fall 2013 with critical financial need, involvement in co-curricular and community activities and a minimum 2.0 GPA may be eligible. www.horatioalger.com/scholarships The Prudential Spirit of Community Award 11/6/2012 Students in grades 9-12 who have extensive volunteer service in the community may be eligible to apply for this award. If you reach the National level there is a possible $5,000 scholarship available. This does require a nomination. Go to the following website to apply: http://spirit.prudential.com National Sojourns 2013 Essay Contest 11/26/2012 th th Essay contest is open to students currently in the 9 to 12 grades. Submit essay to promote writing a national creed which would briefly summarize the nation’s political faith, fundamental ideas, history, and traditions. Essay Question: What does “The American’s Creed” mean to you today? For information and application come to the College & Career Center.