Scholarships

B. Davis Scholarship - Deadline May 22, 2020

Davis Scholarship-Deadline May 22, 2020  http://www.studentawardsearch.com/scholarships.htm

BigSun Scholarship - Deadline: June 19, 2020

BigSun Scholarship

The BigSun Organization is proud to be able to continue to help young athletes succeed in their academic pursuits. We 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.   Their participation may be in any capacity, whether as a player, coach or official.

Deadline                  –         June 19, 2020    

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 http://www.bigsunathletics.com to learn how to apply.

GEICC - Deadline: March 15, 2020

Vocational Education Scholarship - Deadline January 14, 2020
Men's Progressive Club of Columbus - Deadline January 14, 2020
Diverse Power Walter Harrison Scholarship - Deadline: January 10, 2020
Kappa Alpha Sigma - Sigma Gamma Rho Deadline: April 1, 2020

KAS Scholarship Application

Deadline: April 1, 2020

Teens Who Care - Junior League of Columbus: Deadline - March 20, 2020

The Junior League of Columbus is pleased to announce the availability of the Teens Who Care scholarship. The scholarship is open to any high school senior in the Columbus, GA area who has demonstrated a commitment to community service. The League is excited to award three $1,000 scholarships this year.

Our application process is now fully online.  If you know a deserving student, please encourage him/her to apply by going to the JLC website at:

https://www.jlcolumbus.com/teens-who-care-scholarship/

Important scholarship application dates:

  • Friday, March 20, 2020 – Deadline for submission of all application materials and reference letters 
  • Week of April 20, 2020 – Winners (and their school counselors) will be notified via email
  • Monday, May 4, 2020 – WC Bradley Museum – Winners will be recognized at the League membership meeting. Please arrive at 6:30 p.m. for social time. The meeting will start at 7.

 

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact myself (contact info below) or Amy Pease at the main Junior League of Columbus Office (706) 327-4207 or jlcga1@charter.net.

AES Scholarship: Deadline October 5, 2020

The consulting firm of AES Engineers is committed to continuing its support of higher education by providing scholarships to deserving students.  This award is available to all students, regardless of their field of study.

To be eligible the student needs to answer one of the essay questions that they will find on our site at http://www.aesengineers.com/scholarships.htm

We are offering a scholarship that will be awarded on the basis of character, as determined by evaluating the essays that are submitted.

Amount of award:   $500.00
Deadline for entry: October 5, 2020

Further information, including previous winners, is available on our web site at:  http://www.aesengineers.com/scholarships.htm

 

GMF Technical Scholarship: Deadline February 21, 2020

On behalf of the Georgia Mining Foundation membership, I would like to announce that we are again offering our technical college scholarship program to Georgia Technical Colleges. Your high school SENIORS planning on attending a technical college AFTER graduation may be eligible for one of our $350 scholarships. The mining industry in Georgia is a $1.6 billion industry which is dedicated to the support of better education.  The Scholarship Program is just one way the industry shows its community support.

This year we will award over twenty scholarships of $350 each to be distributed in technical colleges throughout Georgia.  Attached please find the application and  information sheet for our program. We hope you will encourage your students to apply for this scholarship before the February 21, 2020 postmarked deadline.  It is our hope to have at least 5 applications for each scholarship that we are awarding.

Applications will be judged in March by a panel of industry members and university officials. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact me at the GMF office at (478) 757-1211.

 

2020 Tech College GMA Scholarship Application

2020 Tech College Scholarship infosheet

GMF General Scholarship: Deadline February 21, 2020

On behalf of the Georgia Mining Foundation membership, I would like to announce that we are again offering our scholarship program in Georgia High Schools. Your high school seniors may be eligible for one of our $500 scholarships.  The mining industry in Georgia is a $1.6 billion industry which is dedicated to the support of better education.  The Scholarship Program is just one way the industry shows its community support.

This year we will award over 35 scholarships of $500 each to be distributed in various counties throughout Georgia. Attached please find the application and  information sheet for our program.  We hope you will encourage your students to apply for this scholarship before the February 21, 2020 postmarked deadline. It is our hope to have at least 5 applications for each scholarship that we are awarding.

Applications will be judged in March by a panel of industry members.  As in years past, presentation of the awards have been done on your school’s Honor’s Night.  We will work out these details as the time gets closer.

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact me at the GMF office at (478) 757-1211.

2020 GMA scholarship information

2020 Scholarship Application

Dickey Shurling Four -Year Scholarship Program: Deadline February 1, 2020

Attached please find the application, essay questions and information sheet for the 2020 Dickey Shurling Four-Year Scholarship Program, sponsored by the Georgia Mining Foundation. Please make copies of the application and information sheet and distribute this to seniors who are interested in the program, or upload to scholarship section of your school website.  Also enclosed is a poster for you to display on your school’s bulletin board to inform students that the program is being offered.

This scholarship will be in the amount of $4,000 ($1,000 per year for four years) and is limited to those students planning to attend one of the following colleges: Mercer University, Georgia Institute of Technology, Southern Polytechnic at Kennesaw State University, University of Georgia, or Georgia Southern University. Your school has been chosen to participate in this scholarship program and we hope for excellent participation.  This program cannot be a success without your participation and we urge you to encourage the seniors at your school to submit applications.

All of the information regarding guidelines and eligibility requirements is included on the enclosed information sheet.  The deadline for applications is POSTMARKED No Later Than February 1, 2020. If possible, a representative of the Foundation would also like to recognize the recipient with a certificate during your Honor’s Day ceremonies.

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact me at the GMF office at (478) 757-1211

2020 Announce Poster

2020 Endowment Application

2020 Endowment Essay Questions

2020 Endowment Information Sheet

Dora E. Jackson: Deadline March 31, 2020