secondary school | Scholarship for Nigerians and Africans

Robert C. Byrd Honors Scholarship, USA

In addition to completing FAME’s application, a student must:
-Be a Maine resident and high school/home schooled senior graduating by June 2011
-Have a minimum 3.0 cumulative grade point average based on a 4.0 scale
-Demonstrate academic rigor and community service involvement
-Be enrolled full-time at an eligible post-secondary school beginning fall 2011
-Submit all required supplemental forms and documents by the required deadline

The award amount for the 2011-2012 academic year is $1,500.

You must submit all required documents for your application to be considered complete.Applications that are not complete by the deadline date indicated will be ineligible. FAME assumes no responsibility for identifying missing or erroneous information.

Scholarship Application Deadline: May 1, 2011

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Kevin Kaplan Foundation Scholarships by Hinsdale South High School, Chicago

The scholarship is intended to help make it possible for students of modest means to attend colleges appropriate to their academic and personal interests.  Scholarship awards vary from $1,000 to $5,000 and are based on the applicant’s financial need and community service.  Applications for a Kevin Kaplan Foundation scholarship are open to individuals who are:
Permanent Residents Of The Metropolitan Chicago Area; And
Students Enrolled In High School That Will Be Completing Secondary School And Entering College.

Scholarship Application Deadline: 3 March 2011

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