Tuesday, January 16, 2018

JOSEPH J. FOX, JR. MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

Deadline for this scholarship is April 15, 2018

This scholarship is for students planning on majoring in reading or a reading-related field preparing for a teaching career.

The award for this scholarship is $2,000.

Please visit www.somirac.org  for more information or to print an applications. Applications can also be found in the scholarship drawer in the career room in the guidance office.

how to find the app online:

2018-2019 Guaranteed Access Grant

 In order to be considered for the 2018-2019 GA Grant...
  • be sure to file your 2018-2019 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) by March 1, 2018
  • If you are identified as potentially eligible for the GA grant, you will be notified via email to submit additional required documents, which must be submitted to MHEC by April 1, 2018.
  • All Initial and Renewal GA students must submit the FAFSA and all required documentation by the above deadlines to be considered for the 2018-2019 GA grant. 

Again, MHEC will continue to notify students (via the email provided on the FAFSA) who have been identified as potentially eligible to receive the 2018-2019 GA grant.  In the meantime, if you have not done so already we encourage you to create an account through the Maryland College Aid Processing System (MDCAPS) in order to view your eligibility status and your ToDo list  for a listing of all required documentation. To create an MDCAPS account, you may visit https://mdcaps.mhec.state.md.us/.  

**DEADLINE REMINDER**

MARCH 1, 2018 - Last day for initial and renewal GA students to submit the 2018-2019 Free Application for Federal Student Aid

APRIL 1, 2018 - Last day for initial and renewal GA students to submit all required documents to the Office of Student Financial Assistance.   



If you have any other questions or concerns regarding the Guaranteed Access Grant Program specifically you may email the Office of Student Financial Assistance at ga.mhec@maryland.gov

2018-2019 2+2 Transfer Scholarship program

To apply, you will need to...
  • create an account within the Maryland College Aid Processing System (MDCAPS).  To create or log into your existing MDCAPS account (if applicable), please visit https://mdcaps.mhec.state.md.us/MDCAPS/login.aspx
  • log in and click the "Apply" link where you may submit your application and view any additional documentation required for consideration of the scholarship. 

Please note that the 2018-2019 2+2 Transfer Scholarship application and all additional documents required must be submitted to the Office of Student Financial Assistance at the Maryland Higher Education Commission no later than August 31, 2018

For more information on the 2+2 Transfer Scholarship or any other scholarships and grants offered through the state of Maryland, please visit www.mhec.maryland.gov.

Veterans of Afghanistan and Iraq Conflicts (VAIC) Scholarship

To apply, you will need to...
  •  create an account within the Maryland College Aid Processing System (MDCAPS).  To create or log into your existing MDCAPS account (if applicable), please visit https://mdcaps.mhec.state.md.us/MDCAPS/login.aspx
  • Once you log into your MDCAPS account 
  • click the "Apply" link where you may submit your application and view any additional documentation required for consideration of the scholarship. 

Please note that the VAIC application, the 2018-2019 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), and all additional documents required must be submitted to the Office of Student 
Financial Assistance at the Maryland Higher Education Commission no later than March 1, 2018.

Charles W. Riley Firefighter and Ambulance and Rescue Squad Member Scholarship Program

To apply, you will need to..
  •  create an account within the Maryland College Aid Processing System (MDCAPS).  To create or log into your existing MDCAPS account (if applicable), please visit https://mdcaps.mhec.state.md.us/MDCAPS/login.aspx
  • log into your MDCAPS account
  • click the "Apply" link where you may submit your application and view any additional documentation required for consideration of the scholarship. 

REMEMBER:  For consideration of the 2018-2019 the Charles W. Riley Firefighter and Ambulance and Rescue Squad Member application, the 2018-2019 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)  must be submitted to the Office of Student Financial Assistance (OSFA) at the Maryland Higher Education Commission no later than March 1, 2018.  

All supplemental documents required for consideration must be submitted to OSFA by April 13, 2018.

Prospective Educator Scholarships 2018

Prospective Educator Scholarships

The PDK Educational Foundation awards more than 30 scholarships each year to prospective educators, with awards ranging from $500 to $2000. These scholarships are funded through the generosity of donors. PDK uses one application for all Prospective Educator Scholarships.

The application deadline is April 2, 2018.  

follow the link below for eligibility and application requirements:

Friday, January 12, 2018

Women in Technology Scholarship

Visionary Integration Professionals (VIP), a leading performance delivery and technology consulting firm that helps organizations better align strategy to execution, is pleased to announce it is accepting applications for the 11th annual Women in Technology Scholarship (WITS) program. Over the past decade, VIP has been proud to support over 90 women as they pursue a career in select technology fields.

WITS offers multiple scholarships to women pursuing a career in computer science, information technology (IT), management information systems, or another related field. Applicants must be enrolled at, or accepted to, a two or four-year college or university in the United States for the 2018 school year.



Candidates will be assessed based on the following criteria:
·         Academic Performance
·         Applicant Summary
·         Community Service and Extracurricular Activities
·         Leadership Experience and Qualities


The deadline for submission is April 1st, 2018.

you will need to get the application packet in the guidance career room for more information 

Email WITS@trustvip.com with any additional questions.