"Patrick was a Fredonia businessman who reached out to his community in so many ways, through friendship, business and most of all his love for sports!" In memory of Patrick K. Coughlin, four $1000 scholarships will be presented to four area students. To qualify you must be a graduating senior going into a 2/4 -year college or technical school and have a grade point average of at least 3.0. See Mrs. Donato in guidance for an application.
The 2018 General Scholarship Application Process is open from March 1 to July 2, 2018.
The Community Foundation’s scholarship program is one of the many sources of financial assistance for Southern Chautauqua County graduates. CRCF will remain committed to providing aid to area students, as they will one day be the community’s future.
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Deadline April 1, 2018.
The Matthew R. Row Scholarship Foundation, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation with a mission to provide educational scholarships to students from Western New York who have lost a parent/guardian.
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Due May 31, 2018
You are a citizen or legal permanent resident of the United States.
You have a minimum 3.0 GPA.
You are the child of a single parent, or are a single parent yourself
You will be attending an accredited 4-year college/university or a 2-year community college for Fall 2018.
A current transcript MUST be submitted for consideration.
You must submit a 500-word essay explaining how living in a single-parent household has affected your life
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Due May 1, 2018
This scholarship is available to a Dunkirk High School senior who plans to attend Jamestown Community College. The enrolled program must be in a community services related field (nursing, early childhood, criminal justice, etc.).
Preference will be given to students who:
a. GPA of 2.5 or higher
b. Active member in the community through volunteerism, clubs, church or religious affiliations, etc.
c. Attending JCC as a full-time student
To apply please write an 1 to 2 page essay on your career goals and your role in your community. Submit essay into Mrs. Donato.
Due April 22, 2018
Criteria: Seniors studying in the field of conservation or the environment. Two $500 scholarships will be given. Application is an essay that highlights areas such as academic, extracurricular, community service, part-time jobs, and/or hobbies related to your career goals.
Due April 1, 2018
Criteria: High School Senior who is majoring in counseling related field, education or social work.
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Due March 16, 2018
Students must be planning on enrolling in an environmental related curriculum at the undergraduate level (such as: Biology, Forestry, Chemistry, Engineering, and Water/Wastewater Treatment). Three rewards are given in the amounts of $1500, $1,250, and $1,000.
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Deadline: February 14, 2018
• complete this application form
• submit resume
• entering college for the Fall 2015 semester
• amount of community volunteer work and financial
need impact selection of candidate
• selected by Mr. and Mrs. D’Agostino with possible
recommendations from the selection committee
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Sign up for e-mails to get helpful college tips and resources, and enter to win a scholarship! Throughout the year, 11 eligible students or parents will be randomly selected to win a $10,000 Discover Student Loans Scholarship Award to help cover college expenses.
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Due February 1, 2018
Requires application, essay on 3 of the 49 character qualities that the Character Council of Western NY embraces, character reference from family or friend, character reference from teacher and candidate contact information sheet.
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Write an essay describing your educational career and life goals. Explain your plan for achieving these goals. Include your degree/major, why you selected it, and how this degree/major will help you achieve your goals.
Deadline June 14, 2018
Award Value: $1000
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Criteria: Any student accepted to 2 or 4 year institution, transcript, two letters of recommendation, cover letter requesting consideration for scholarship and espousing what the word Truth, Duty, and honor mean to the application, and a copy of acceptance letter.
Deadline: June 1, 2018
For more information visit: www.smascho9larship.org/eligibility-and-requirements/
Award Amount: $1000
Deadline May 19, 2018
Criteria: high school seniors, minimum GPA of 3.0, planning on attending college/university in the Fall.
Need to create video on how important is sleep as a public health issue or describe your current relationship with sleep and assess the quality of that relations. For more information
This scholarship is intended to assist NY State Veterans, their families, and patriotic students who share the ideals of the American legion.
Criteria: Submit a copy of College/University Acceptance letter with application, submit an official transcript and must attend college/university as a full-time student.
See Mrs. Donato in guidance for application.
Due by May 4, 2018
Interested students must meet the following eligibility requirements: Be a graduating senior pursuing a higher education , a member of Southern Chautauqua FCU at the time of application, outstanding leadership ability, and evidence of community service. Due by Friday, March 16, 2018. Click above for web address to application.
The Northern Chautauqua Conservation Club is pleased to announce the availability of scholarships for college bound seniors in Chautauqua County.
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Two x $3000 scholarships for students pursuing a degree in Environmental Studies, Environmental Research, Land Use, Earth and Atmosphere Studies, Sustainable Land Management, Parks and Recreation, or Sustainable Agriculture Systems.
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