The information regarding these scholarships has been shared by Junior Achievement of Northern New England. Please click on each link for further information.
- Babson Scholarship: Scholarship Opportunity for JA Student Entrepreneurs! JA is excited to announce that Babson College, the top-ranked entrepreneurship college in the United States, is again offering a scholarship valued at $20,000 per year for four years to applicants who have been in Junior Achievement. This tremendous opportunity is available for high school seniors who have participated in any JA program and who have demonstrated the potential to become an entrepreneurial leader. The submission deadline for consideration is January 2, 2019 and additional information and requirements can be found here.
- 5th Annual Drive Smart Contest: Students can create and enter an original digital short video about the dangers of distracted driving. Entrants will compete for a grand-prize $10,000 scholarship and other prizes. Students can also download a form to help them earn community service hours for their work. Submission deadline is January 6, 2019.For more information, click here.
- KPMG Future Leaders Program: Scholarship Opportunity for female high school seniors! Launched in 2016, the KPMG Future Leaders Program is a charitable initiative focused on developing future generations of women leaders. Dr. Condoleezza Rice, the 66th U.S. Secretary of State, serves as the program ambassador. Applicants selected by the Office of Condoleezza Rice to participate in the KPMG Future Leaders Program – Class of 2019 will receive: a KPMG Future Leaders Scholarship of $10,000 per year for 4 years of college; a three-day KPMG Future Leaders Retreat at Stanford University this summer, which will include leadership training and an introduction to golf; and a pairing with a mentor for one-year. Applications must be submitted by January 31, 2019. To learn more and to apply, click here.
- Bank of America Student Leaders Program: This signature philanthropic program offers youth the opportunity to receive a paid, non-profit internship and to attend a weeklong conference in Washington, D.C. to learn about enacting positive social change. Student Leaders® recognizes those who lead and serve in their own communities and beyond. Bank of America will connect Student Leaders to tools and resources that will help them make communities better. As a Student Leader, you will: work as a paid intern at a local nonprofit for eight weeks; attend the weeklong Student Leaders Summit in Washington, D.C.; develop leadership and career skills; and connect with like-minded students from your own community and across the country. Deadline for applications is February 1, 2019. For more information and to apply click here.
- Yawkey Scholars Program: The Yawkey Scholars program is designed to make college affordable for talented, motivated, low-income students from Massachusetts and Georgetown County, South Carolina. It provides a four-year renewable tuition scholarship (up to $25,000 per year) and other supports to help students achieve academically and go on to be successful and highly productive members of our community. Since 2005, the Yawkey Scholars Program has provided more than $12 million in tuition supports to more than 300 Scholars as they pursue a college education. The deadline for applications is February 15, 2019. Click here for more information and to apply.
- Red Pine Scholars Program: The Red Pine Scholars Program is dedicated to making college affordable for Massachusetts families and helping students reach their full potential. Red Pine supports high school seniors and recent graduates from Massachusetts who have demonstrated academic excellence and are planning to attend competitive colleges as freshmen. If accepted into the program, students receive a four-year scholarship of up to $20,000 annually, plus individual mentoring and funding for enrichment opportunities. The deadline for applications is February 15, 2019. Click here for more information and to apply.
- JFK-GE Foundation STEM Scholarship Program: The John F. Kennedy Library Foundation and GE Foundation have established a scholarship program to assist high school seniors graduating from a Boston Public School who plan to continue their education in college majoring in a STEM field of study. The 2019 program will be accepting applications from December 17, 2018 through February 7, 2019 at 4 p.m. Eastern Time (ET). The program is administered by Scholarship America®, the nation’s largest designer and manager of scholarship, tuition assistance, and other education support programs for corporations, foundations, associations, and individuals. If selected as a recipient, the student will receive a $2,500 award. Up to forty (40) awards will be granted. Click here for more information and to apply.
- Sullivan Scholarship: Details and applications coming soon!