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http://www.fafsa.ed.gov/ -FAFSA
https://secure.collegefortn.org/- College for TN (Academic/Financial/Career Planning)
http://www.onetonline.org O-Net Career Exploration
http://www.collegeboard.org/ - College Board (College Readiness) http://www.guaranteed-scholarships.com
http://www.act.org/- ACT http://www.college-scholarships.com
http://www.compasstestprep.com/ - ACT prep <
http://www.ibo.org/- International Baccalaureate www.scholarships.com -Free scholarship search engine
http://www.tn.gov/collegepays/- TN Financial Aid http://www.collegescholarships.org/ - scholarship search
http://www.planningyourdreams.org/- College and Career Planning http://www.scholarshipexperts.com/- scholarship
http://www.fastweb.com/- scholarship search http://www.studentscholarships.org/- scholarship search
Hope Scholarship information http://www.iseek.org/careers/clusterSurvey - iSeek Career Cluster Survey
www.36university.com - ACT prep http://www.mynextmove.org/explore/ip - My Next Move Interest Profiler
http://ohsactprep.weebly.com/ -OHS ACT prep
text TENN to 646-490-9477 or sign up online at CollegePoint.info- FREE college advising to high-achieving students from low- and moderate-income families

 https://myscholly.com/: Scholarship search 
College and Scholarship Information

Week of August 14, 2017 


SeniorAdvisor.comFuture of Assisted Living Scholarship. Three $2,000 scholarships available to students enrolled in an associate's degree, bachelor's degree or graduate level program at an accredited 2-year college or 4-year university. Each eligible student must submit a 500-750 word essay response to the question: How can your major of study improve the lives of seniors in assisted living facilities in your town? Deadline is December 31, 2017. Scholarship award recipients will be announced January 31, 2018.

Essay topic and scholarship details can be found on the SeniorAdvisor.com Assisted Living page.  This is an annual scholarship and will be offered every year.





The Gates Scholarship information links listed below





Information Session - Thursday, August 31 at Nashville Airport Marriott

7:00 PM

Brown University, Columbia University, Cornell University, Rice University, & The University of Chicago

www.exploringeducationalexcellence.org to register




 Since 1994, the Wendy’s® High School Heisman® Scholarship has been recognizing and rewarding senior athletes who excel in the classroom, on the field, and in the community. This year, we're awarding $150,000 in college scholarships. Give your most well-rounded seniors a shot at winning. 

100 Scholarship Winners. 2 From Every State.
The Wendy’s High School Heisman recognizes 2 winners—one male athlete and one female athlete—from each state.

  • 90 State Winners receive a $1,000 scholarship
  • 10 State Winners move on as National Finalists with a chance to attend the Wendy’s High School Heisman weekend in New York City
  • 8 National Finalists receive a $5,000 scholarship
  • 2 National Winners receive a $10,000 scholarship along with national honor and recognition during ESPN’s telecast of the college Heisman Memorial Trophy presentation
  • Plus, the first 1,000 applicants get a $10 Wendy’s gift card!

They’ve done the hard work. Now, they just need to apply. 
Winning the Wendy’s High School Heisman Scholarship requires a GPA of 3.0 or better, participation in at least one school-sponsored sport, and demonstrated leadership at school and in the community. You have students who have worked hard for years to make the grade. Now help them get the recognition they deserve:

 Week of September 4, 2017
AES Scholarship Deadline Is Approaching
 The deadline for the 12th annual AES Scholarship is October 6, 2017. 
 Visit our website at http://www.aesengineers.com/scholarships.htm and please encourage your students to apply.  We wish them all good luck!
 The Buchanan Fellowship information link below
Week of September 11, 2017

 Scarlett Family Foundation Scholarship link listed below



Tennessee Concrete Association HS Essay Contest link information listed below





Week of September 25, 2017


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Week of October 9, 2017
Studentscholarships.org postings link listed below
Sharing Change Scholarship link listed below
TN Washington Youth Tour link listed below
The creators of the “Student Award Search Aid” website are offering a scholarship for 2018.
 Please visit our website at http://www.studentawardsearch.com/scholarships.htm to read about us and to apply for our scholarship.  While you’re there, please browse through the rest of the site to learn more about applying for scholarships.
 Our website was developed solely for the purpose of helping students locate and apply for scholarships.  We are trying to improve the students’ chances for success.  The site is free and we charge nothing for the information or the application.
 The deadline for applications is May 22, 2018
 Amount of Scholarship:  $1,000
 If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us at awards@studentawardsearch.com
Week of October 16, 2017
Scholarship Name: Athnet Sports Recruiting Scholarship
Available to: Undergraduates who were athletes at the high school level. You do not need to be an athlete at the college level.
Application Deadline: June 1st
Award Amount: $1,000
Eligibility Requirements: Former high school athletes who are enrolled as a full-time student at a two or four-year college.
Application Instructions: See website (website here: http://www.athleticscholarships.net/scholarship-contest.htm)
www.nashvillesertomaclub.org 58th Annual Freedom Essay Contest sponsored by the Sertoma Club of Nashville
The Drive Smart Teen Digital Short Contest, sponsored by CTIA Wireless Foundation, launches today. Students enter a digital short educating others about the dangers of driving distracted for a chance to win a $10,000 scholarship!
Who: 13 to 18-year-old U.S. residents 
What: 15-60 second digital short
When: October 16, 2017 through December 18, 2017
How: Students register, create and submit their digital short online, and may submit multiple entries
Why students should enter early: Each week one winner will be chosen out of all entries received to date, to receive a $100 gift card.
Week of October 23, 2018
Every year, the Nashville Predators Foundation gives out the Jack Diller Education Award to four student residing within the Nashville and Middle Tennessee area.  All high schools within this vicinity are encouraged to nominate two male and two female students for this prestigious college award.  Each recipient will receive a scholarship in the amount of $2,500.
All the information and requirements for this scholarship can be found on our website:www.nashvillepredators.com/dilleraward
Each student must submit the following information to complete this application – DEADLINE is FEBRUARY 9, 2018:
·         Completed online application
·         Jack Diller Education Award application and eligibility requirements form -- please make sure to return the Signed Eligibility Requirements & Promotional Efforts form
·         Taking into consideration academic achievement, athletic success and community involvement, please write a 2-3 page essay explaining why you believe you are a deserving candidate (essays longer than 3 pages will not be considered).
·         Two letters of recommendation from non-relatives. At least one must be from a teacher or coach; peer recommendation letters not considered.
·         Official transcripts from each high school attended.
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.
Deadline        -  June 19, 2018   
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.
Join these Burger King Scholars and earn up to $50,000 for college
High school seniors, BURGER KING® employees, their dependent children, spouses or domestic partners in the U.S., Canada and Puerto Rico can apply to receive up to $50,000 in scholarship awards for the 2018-2019 school year!
High school seniors must have a cumulative GPA of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale to be eligible, and must be active in their community through volunteering, sports, clubs and/or religious organizations.
Don’t miss your chance to become a BURGER KING Scholar. Apply today!
The application period for the 2018-2019 school year is open from Oct. 15, 2017 through Dec. 15, 2017.

Necesitas dinero para la universidad
¡Aplica para ser un BURGER KING Scholar!
Estudiantes de escuela secundaria en su último año, empleados de BURGER KING®, sus hijos y sus esposos/as ó compañeros domésticos en Estados Unidos, Canada y Puerto Rico pueden aplicar para recibir hasta $50,000 en becas para el año escolar 2018-2019.
Los estudiantes de escuela secundaria deben tener un promedio de calificaciones mínimo acumulado de 2.5 en base a una escala de 4.0, y ser activo en su comunidad a través de voluntariar, deportes, clubes y/o organizaciones religiosas.
No pierdas la oportunidad de ser un/a BURGER KING Scholar. ¡Aplica hoy!
La fecha de solicitud para el año escolar 2018-2019 es del 15 de octubre 2017 hasta el 15 de diciembre 2017.