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					                          SCHOLARSHIP                                        BULLETIN
                                        September/October 2012
                                          East Bay High School
        Name              Amount       Grade                       Scholarship Requirements                          Deadline to
                                                   One winner will be chosen every two weeks until May. No            Contest
  Sun Trust “Off to       $1,000        12                  purchase necessary. To enter online visit                  begins
College” Sweepstakes                                            9/14/12
                                                   Choose from 3 questions from the novel “Atlas Shrugged”.
   Ayn Rand “Atlas         Varies       12                         Submit your essay online at                        9/17/12
  Shrugged” Essay                     
       Contest                                                              heme=blue
   College Prowler                      12       Check out a variety of different scholarship opportunities from
 Scholarship Contest       Varies                                             one site!                               On-going
Wendy’s Heisman                                     Recognition is for varsity athletes with a “B” average and        Complete
Scholarship Award          Varies       12      community service. Apply online at             application
                                                     and list your “reviewer” as Mrs. Weaver - your school            on-line by
                                                                          representative.                              9/30/12
   SAE University
     Sponsored                                   Students majoring in engineering. Apply online for University
     Engineering           Varies       12          Designated scholarships including Embry Riddle and UF.             Varies

  SAE Engineering                                  Students majoring in engineering Scholarships can be used at        Varies
   Scholarships            Varies       12                      any university the student is attending.
   St. Pete Times         $15,000/              High achieving academic students with a demonstrated financial
 BARNES Scholarship      for 4 years    12      need. Preference given to those applying to out of state schools.     10/15/12
  NFAA Young Arts                                    Scholarships available for students in the performing arts,
  Recognition and          Varies       12      literary, cinematic and visual arts. For complete information and     10/19/12
   Talent Search                                                    application visit
                                                                      Do you work at Chick-Fil- A?
Chick-Fil-A Leadership    $1,000        12                 If so, ask your store manager for an application            Varies
                                                   Financial need, US Citizen, minimum 2.0 GPA, Community
    Horatio Alger         $2,500 -      12              Service. Apply online and use CEEB Code -101880               10/25/12
     Scholarship          $20,000                   
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                         One week                  11 or 12 grade students serving as class officer, student
  U.S. Senate Youth       paid trip    11 -12      government member or educational organization. Info at              Must be
       Program           to Wash.,        To download application go to               received by
                            D.C.                                         10/29/12

   Scholarships 4          Varies      9-12     A free scholarship search site with over 100 scholarship listings!     Varies
      Students                                               Go to
  Disney Dreamers        4 days at                Essay contest to win a 4 day career opportunity working at
  Academy Contest         Disney        12           Disney in culinary, animation, guest services and more!          10/31/12
 Making College and
   Career Count            Varies       12           Articles, blogs and links to scholarship websites.               Ongoing
                                             Based on Community Service and required essay. Apply on-line
 Prudential Spirit of     $1,000      9-12                     at
    Community                                Email certification form to the College Counselor Mrs. Weaver at     11/1/12
                                                Minimum GPA 3.0 (unweighted). Leadership, community
Coca-Cola Scholarship    $4,000-      12            service and academic achievement. Apply online at            10/31/12

                                               Check out the e-magazine online for great scholarships and
Florida Trends NEXT                            college related information. Turn to page 45 for a list of 60
      magazine            Varies      9-12                 scholarship websites! Ctrl + click on                   Varies
                                              Must be an African-American student planning to attend USF,
USF Institute of Black                         financial need required and must file the FAFSA in January.
         Life             Varied      12                            Applications online
    Scholarships         amounts                        Varies

                                              Written and recorded essay (3 to 5 minutes) contest based on      Mail to the
Voice of Democracy       $1,000 to    9-12   the theme: “Is our Constitution still relevant?” For information   local VFW
Audio Essay Contest       $30,000                                   and entry form                                 post.
                                              African American students who excel academically, leadership,
 Ron Brown Scholar       $40,000      12                           community service                              11/1/12

  Florida Gulf Coast                            Are you going to FGCU? Check out the complete listing of        Application
      University          Varies      12                        scholarships and apply at                         opens
     Scholarships                                 11/15/12

                                             Hispanic Scholarship Fund provides financial support for Latinos
  Scholarships For        Varies      12      going to college and educates students and families about the      12/12/12
     Hispanics                                resources available for paying for college. Visit

                                                Army ROTC 1-800-USA-ARMY ext. 3
       ROTC               Varies      12                Navy/Marine Corp ROTC 1-800-USA-NAVY                       Varies
                                               Air Force ROTC 1-800-522-0033 ext. 2091
University of South                          The USF Foundation awards over $5 million in scholarships each
Florida Scholarships      Varies      12          year to over 2,500 students. Must be applying to USF!           1/31/13
                                                 Mrs. Weaver and Mrs. Urbanik are available to help you
  College & Career       Priceless!   9-12    complete your scholarship applications. Come to the College       All year long
       Center                                         and Career Center - Room #121 for assistance.

         Access this scholarship listing on-line for “hotlinks” direct to the scholarship websites!
          Go to click on September/October scholarship

              Class of 2013 Apply for Bright Futures Scholarships beginning December 1, 2012
                 and other Florida Department of Education Financial Assistance. For details go to
     College                                                   Visits
         Seniors ~ Are you interested in learning the details about attending
        college? If so, you’re invited to attend presentations during the school
        day here at East Bay from college admission representatives visiting
                                      here this fall.

      September 7         University of South Florida (USF)
                          Campus located in Tampa, FL
      September 10        University of South Florida-St. Pete
                          Campus located St. Petersburg, FL
      September 12        St. Leo University (SLU)
                          Campus located in San Antonio, FL
      September 18        University of Tampa (UT)
                          Campus located in Tampa, FL
      September 18        University of Central Florida (UCF)
                          Campus located in Orlando, FL
      September 25        Bethune Cookman University (BCU)
                          Campus located in Daytona Beach, FL
      September 26        Florida Gulf Coast University (FGCU)
                          Campus located in Ft. Myers, FL
      September 27        Florida International University (FIU)
                          Campus located in Miami, FL
      October 4           Florida State University (FSU)
                          Campus located in Tallahassee, FL
      October 5           Florida Atlantic University (FAU)
                          Campus located in Boca Raton, FL
      November 6          Florida Southern College (FSC)
                          Campus located in Lakeland, FL
         TBA              University of North Florida (UNF)
                          Campus located in Jacksonville, FL
         TBA              Florida A & M University (FAMU)
                          Campus located in Tallahassee, FL

   Sign up in the College and Career Center – Room #121.
   Seniors may attend up to three (3) college presentations.
   GPA minimums may be required to attend.
   You will receive a pass to attend the college presentation the day
    of the visit.
                           Class of 2013
                        You’re invited to the


 Thursday, September 20, 2012
            6:00 pm
East Bay High School Auditorium
                Come to the meeting to learn about the

                 FINANCIAL AID
                BRIGHT FUTURES

You’ll receive the information you need to help reach your
college goals and a folder you can use to stay organized all

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