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Below are some recommended scholarships with upcoming deadlines:
QuestBridge is a powerful platform that connects the nation's brightest students from low-income backgrounds with leading institutions of higher education and further opportunities. We are an aggregator of excellence. By facilitating these exchanges, QuestBridge aims to increase the percentage of talented low-income students attending the nation's best universities and the ranks of national leadership itself.
Through the National College Match, you can be admitted to a top college with a guaranteed full four-year scholarship.
See the flyer in the sidebar.
Apply here.
Deadline to apply - September 27, 2018
KCC Scholarship 'Aha
October 10, 2018, KCC 'Ohi'a Cafeteria
Specialized scholarship help for Native Hawaiians
Help with FAFSA
Scholarship giveaways
Personal Statement workship
See the flyers for more information
Registration required here or click the graphic.
 
This year, Wendy's® High School Heisman® is awarding over $60,000 in scholarships to the nation’s most accomplished scholar-athletes. With winners from every school, 100 State Winners, 8 National Finalists, and 2 National Winners, your graduating seniors have lots of ways to join the ranks of more than 600,000 past winners—including several of your school’s very own. 

This year’s winners from your school will compete for 100 scholarships, ranging from $500 to $5,000, along with recognition at the state and national levels.
 
Click here or the graphic to apply.
Deadline - October 17, 2018
18 or older by Nov. 30, 2018?
Do you have a goal to change the world?
Enter to win $100,000.
Click here or the graphic to apply.
Deadline - October 17, 2018

The Elite Student-Athlete Award recognizes a player that exemplifies excellence as student, teammate, and in the community.  One qualified nominee will be selected to receive a $4,000 college scholarship to pursue and obtain a college degree.

Click on the graphic to apply.

Deadline - October 31, 2018

The Coca-Cola Scholars Program scholarship is an achievement-based scholarship awarded to graduating high school seniors. Students are recognized for their capacity to lead and serve, as well as their commitment to making a significant impact on their schools and communities. With the 30th class in 2018, the Foundation has provided over 6,000 Coca-Cola Scholars with more than $66 million in educational support. 150 Coca-Cola Scholars are selected each year to receive this $20,000 scholarship. The application is open! Students who will be graduating in the 2018-2019 academic school year may apply here.
Deadline - Wednesday, October 31, 2018, at 5:00 p.m. Eastern. 
General Scholarship
For full-time, undergraduates attending an accredited college or high school seniors demonstrating financial need. Applicant must be a resident of Hawaii, a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0, and participating in canoeing, surfing, kayaking, swimming, water polo, or volleyball, with a record of accomplishments and intention to compete in college.
Apply here or click the graphic.
Deadline - December 1, 2018
     
More commonly referred to as C.O.P., we offer a statewide entry-level freshman program that provides a summer and first-year residential college experience for individuals who are Hawaiʻi residents and who may not meet the minimum requirements for admission to the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa (UHM), are academically under prepared, economically disadvantaged, represent a positive role model to communities underrepresented at the UHM, non-traditional, or in need of a structured college entry.
Register here or click the graphic.
See the flyer for more details.
Deadline - December 5, 2018
The LEDA Scholars Program supports high-achieving students from low-income families in gaining admission to selective colleges. Each year, we recruit high school juniors from all over the country, and host them for a completely free seven-week Summer Institute on the campus of Princeton University where they receive academic preparation, leadership development, SAT/ACT prep, and intensive college guidance counseling.

When they return home for their senior year of high school, LEDA counselors support them remotely through each stage of the college application and financial aid process to help these incredible students gain admission to top colleges that are great fits for them academically, socially, and financially.
 
Apply here, or click the graphic.
Deadline - December 10, 2018.
Elks National
MVS - Most Valuable Student - up to $50,000. Deadline - November 15, 2018.
Legacy Awards - $4,000. Deadline February 1, 2019.
Elks - California-Hawaii
Vocational Grant - $2000. Deadline - rolling depending on your program.
Students with Disabilities - $3000. Deadline - March 15, 2019.
ACF Visionary Scholarship

Applicant must be currently enrolled as a High School Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, or Senior (2022, 2021, 2020, or 2019) and must be a United States citizen or eligible non-citizen.  Financial need is NOT considered; all income levels are encouraged to apply.

Awards range from $1,000 to $5,000 each with multiple winners to be selected.  Each award is a non-renewable, one-time award and is to be used exclusively to offset costs and fees related directly to the student’s first year of higher post-secondary education at an accredited institution of the student’s choosing within the US.

Register here or click on the graphic. See the flyer for more details.

Deadline - May 1, 2019.

NATIONAL CO-OP SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM WACE, on behalf of the nine WACE Partner Institutions, is pleased to announce and sponsor its Seventeenth Annual National Co-op Scholarship Program. As the largest independently sponsored merit co-op scholarship program in the United States, WACE will award up to 160 merit co-op scholarships for a total value of $4,200,000. These merit co-op scholarships will be awarded to high school seniors and transfer students who plan to participate in college cooperative education at one of our Partner Institutions:CLARKSON UNIVERSITY □ UNIVERSITY OF CINCINNATI □ DREXEL UNIVERSITY □ UNIVERSITY OF MASSACHUSETTS LOWELL □ MERRIMACK COLLEGE □ THE UNIVERSITY OF TOLEDO □ ROCHESTER INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY □ WENTWORTH INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY □ STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK OSWEGO
APPLICATION DEADLINE: FEBRUARY 15, 2019* (POSTMARKED)