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UPDATE: If you are in need of a scholarship application, class rank, and/or transcript you must contact Mrs. Wingate by e-mail. 

 

NEW SCHOLARSHIPS SINCE SCHOOL CLOSURE: 

Lion’s Club – due April 30th 

KIWANIS CLUB - due May 8th

NAACP -  Student must write a one page essay about the NAACP and mail it to Ms. Dale Saffold by May 12th. (I would do this as soon as possible in order to be received by May 12th) Send to: 532 John Henry Jones St. DeRidder, LA 70634

George Washington Carver High School Class of 1968 Scholarship – Students must write an essay answering the following questions: 1) How was G.W. Carver High established? 2) What year did the school open? 3) What year did the school close? 4) What was the school’s mascot? 5) What was the school song? 6) What were the school colors?  Mail the GW Carver Scholarship to Ms. Dale Saffold at 532 John Henry Jones St. DeRidder, LA 70634 by May 12th. Again do not put this off. Complete as soon as possible to be received by May 12th

Ebonite Scholarship - Request this application from Mrs. Wingate by email. Due May 13th. You must email the application to tureickamcclendon@gmail.com

Grambling Alumni Scholarship – Click HERE for application – Due May 13th

 

 

 

2019-2020 SCHOLARSHIP LIST – THIS LIST OF SCHOLARSHIPS WERE DISPERSED PRE-CLOSURE 

*This list is updated periodically as scholarships are received by the counselor’s office. This list can also be found on the counselor’s corner webpage accessed through the DHS webpage. Boxes are located in the counselor’s office. When you walk in the door, labeled boxes are to the left. 

SCHOLARSHIP

REQUIREMENTS

DUE DATE

BOX # or Website

FastWeb

Search thousands of scholarships on-line through this database

Varies upon Scholarship

www.fastweb.com

Scholarship Aid

Database that searches for scholarships and grants

Varies upon Scholarship

www.scholarshipsaid.com

Scholarship.Com

Database that searches scholarships for Louisiana and other grant opportunities

Varies upon Scholarship

www.scholarships.com

 

 

 

Scholarship Snapp

Matches you with scholarships. Upload one application and let this website match you.

 

 

Anytime

 

 

https://www.scholarsnapp.org/

Students with Disabilities

Seniors with disabilities

Varies

http://www.finaid.org/otheraid/ld.phtml

Students with Disabilities

Seniors with disabilities

Varies

https://www.understood.org/en/family/managing-everyday-challenges/financial-challenges/financial-aid-and-scholarships-for-students-with-learning-and-attention-issues

On-line Career and Scholarship resources

Varies

Varies

www.careeronestop.org

www.unigo.com

www.goodcall.com

 

Horatio Alger Ass. of Distinguished Americans

US Citizen, Financial Need, and graduate in Spring/Summer

Oct. 25th

https://scholars.horatioalger.org/horatio-alger-scholarship-applications/

Beacon Scholarship of Rural America

Low income students living in rural America

Oct. 31st

https://carrot-top.com/beacon-scholarship?utm_source=Catalog_2019&utm_medium=Page_52&utm_campaign=Callout&utm_term=scholarship&utm_content=beacon_scholarship_rural_america

Hagan Scholarship Foundation

High achieving, motivated students. Needs based program

Nov. 15, 2019

https://www.haganscholarships.org/

Garden Club

Major in horticulture, ag, or related field

Dec. 15th

Box #1

Youth Financial Literacy Foundation Scholarship

No GPA required.

Dec. 14th

https://yflfoundation.org/EnrollOnline.aspx

Ron Brown Scholarship

African American Seniors

Must be postmarked by Jan. 9, 2020

Box #6

Reagan Foundation Scholarship

Mnimum 3.0 GPA and Leadership

Jan. 3, 2020

https://www.reaganfoundation.org/education/scholarship-programs/ge-reagan-foundation-scholarship-program/

Zeta Phi Beta Centennial Scholarship

3.0 GPA, female, and community service

Jan. 16, 2020

Box #2

Hamilton Relay

Deaf-blind, deaf, hard of hearing, or trouble speaking

Jan. 31, 2020

www.hamiltonrelay.com

Zeta Phi Beta: Alpha Alpha Beta Zeta Chapter Scholarship

DHS Senior and Active church member

Jan. 31, 2020

Box #3

Student Scholarships

Varies

varies

Box #4

Farm Bureau Scholarship

Parent must be member of Farm Bureau Federation and must major in ag

Feb. 21, 2020

Box #5

Student Scholarships.org

Varies

varies

Box #7

Student Scholarships.org

Varies

varies

Box #8

LA Solid Waste Ass

All high school seniors may apply who plan to attend college in the fall of 2020

Jan. 24th

Box #9

Call Me Mister Program at NSU Must be a black male planning to attend NSU and major in education March 1st See the counselor for an application
Beauregard Cattlemen Association Must pursue an agricultural degree, have 3.0 GPA March 2nd  Box #18

Beauregard Electric Scholarship

Any senior can apply

March 6th 

Box #10

DeRidder Rotary Scholarshp 3.0 GPA and 19 ACT Composite Score March 20th  Box #11
State & Parish 4-H Scholaships Must be a 4-H Member March 6th 

Box #12 – This application MUST be submitted to Baton Rouge office by March 6th

LA Rural Water Ass. (W.J. Fournet Scholarship)

Must reside on a water/or wastewater system who is a member of LRWA March 6th 

https://lrwa.org/resources/

Applications must be typed. Forms can be obtained from this address by clicking W.J. Fournet Scholarship Fund

Scholarships.org varies Jan – April Box #13
Scholarships.org varies Feb. 24th – June 30th  Box #19
Fort Polk Spouses’ Club Immedidate family member of active duty, National Guard, reserve, retiree, or Gold Star  March 7th  Box #14 or visit https://fortpolkspousesclub.wildapricot.org 
Intertribal Council Member of Choctaw Apache of Ebarb or Four Winds Cherokee of DeRidder March 7th  Box #15
JumpStart Construction Scholarship Must have a NCCER credential, graduate on JumpStart Diploma, and plan to attend a technical school or ABC after graduation March 13th 

Box #16

Horatio Alger Williams J. Dore Scholarship For students attending a Louisiana University only; 2.0 GPA March 15th  https://scholars.horatioalger.org/horatio-alger-scholarship-applications/
Amerisafe Community Scholarship 3.0 GPA March 22nd  www.foundationswla.org/amerisafe-community-scholarship/ 
Shanita Shine Memorial Scholarship 2.5 GPA and attend university Must be postmarked by March 27th  Box #21
National Association of University Women – Wilma Lee Sowells Scott Scholarship Any senior can apply March 31st  Box #23
Alpha Delta Kappa Must major in the field of education March 31st  Box #25
Louisiana Sheriff’s Scholarship Must plan to puruse higher education April 1st  Box #26
Ingevity 3.0 GPA April 10th Box #27
Horatio Alger Career & Technical Scholarship Enroll in a two year or less program in the fall April 15th  https://app.smarterselect.com/programs/64839-Horatio-Alger-Association
Lieutenant Colonel Marvin T. Stewart Memorial Scholarship Must be enrolled in JRTOC and plan to enroll in college ROTC or military service academy April 15th  Box #17
Student-View Scholarship Program No specific requirements – This is a drawing based on completion of a survey April 22nd  www.student-view.com 
PCA Any senior attending higher education April 27th  Box #22
Phillip Murray Memorial Scholarship Members, sons or daughters of members, or legal wards of members, of Local Unions affiliated with the Existence and Educational Council, District 13, United Steelworkders April 30th  Box #24
Dudley DeBosier Scholarship Any senior planning to attend a college or university within one year of graduation April 30th  https://www.dudleydebosier.com/ddb-does-right/college-scholarship/
NSU -Folklife Must submit entry into essay contest; winners receive cash prizes and if attending NSU, will receive $1600 scholarship June 1, 2020 Box #20
Personal Achievement Scholarship Competition by Student Research All high school students who are legal residents July 26th  https://www.studentresearchfoundation.org/college-scholarship/

 

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463-3266 ext.10206

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