Scholarships - GastonCountyScholarships.com
Welcome to GastonCountyScholarships.com! This page is the starting point for scholarship searches for students attending Gaston County Schools. Our master scholarship database can be found at ScholarshipPlus.com/Gaston. All scholarship information that our high school counselors have access to can be found using ScholarshipPlus.com/Gaston. At the bottom of this page are applications of scholarships listed in Scholarship Plus that are available for download. These pages should be a main source of scholarships outside of the scholarships available from your prospective college or university. It is constantly in the process of being updated because scholarship information becomes available at various times.
Detailed information about the scholarships for the links below can be found at ScholarshipPlus.com/Gaston. Some of these are applications that come to our counselors in a paper form only. We scan the paper applications we receive and create an application that be typed using your computer and post them here for downloading. Previously, these were scholarships that were only available from the school counselors at each high school. PLEASE NOTE: New applications will be added as new scholarships become available.If you find any problems with any of the scholarship links on this page, or if you have questions, please contact Dr. Ami Parker, Director of Counseling Services, at 704-810-8813 or by e-mail at email@example.com.Please note that there may be more than one page of scholarships listed. Please click MORE at the bottom to see additional scholarship opportunities.
Please check with your school counseling department for school deadlines for nomination scholarships.
Other Scholarship Resources
Scholarships for students with Disabilities - Students with disabilities and health conditions have barriers that other students do not have. Luckily, many scholarship providers want to help students with disabilities and health conditions (and sometimes their loved ones and caretakers) by offering scholarships open specifically to students like them. Some scholarships are open to all disabilities, while others are specific about their disability or health condition requirement. https://jlvcollegecounseling.com/scholarships/disability/
September Scholarships from JLV College Counseling https://jlvcollegecounseling.com/scholarships/september-scholarships/
October Scholarships from JLV College Counseling https://jlvcollegecounseling.com/scholarships/october-scholarships/
Chegg Monthly Scholarship
This textbook company gives away $1,000 to a senior each month. Award: $1,000 To apply: https://www.chegg.com/scholarships
Scholarship Resources for Children of Military Veterans - If you are the dependent of a Military Veteran please check out our resources list we created for our students - http://bit.ly/Scholarships4VeteranDependents
RaiseMe (9-12) - FREE way to earn Micro-Scholarships to over 230 Colleges. Students create a FREE account and earn scholarships for their good grades, their involvement in sports and clubs, community service hours, and taking tests like the PSAT. Students can build a Portfolio of their achievements, Follow Colleges, and watch their scholarship earnings pile up!
List of Colleges here - https://www.raise.me/colleges Create your FREE account here - https://www.raise.me
FASTWEB (9-12) - Provides a FREE college and scholarship search. Students create a FREE account and have access to over 1.5 million scholarships. www.fastweb.com
GoingMerry (9-12) - GoingMerry is a new scholarship resource where you can apply to multiple scholarships for FREE. Create an account and it will match you with scholarships, allow you to apply directly, and auto fill your information for each application. To join click here - https://app.goingmerry.com/c/mathieuc-oz0k4
This application requires that you have a reviewer so allow time for the entire process.
Eligibility: Have a cumulative weighted grade point average of 3.0 or better
Participate in at least one of the 47 sports recognized by the International Olympic Committee in the Summer and Winter Olympic Games or the National Federation of State High School Association and sponsored by your school.
Be a leader in school and in the community and serve as a role model for underclassman.
You must live in one of the 12 counties in the greater Charlotte Region: [North Carolina] Rowan, Stanly, Union, Mecklenburg, Gaston, Iredell, Lincoln, Cabarrus, Cleveland, and Rutherford; [South Carolina] York and Lancaster.
You must be 18 years of age or older and have a active artist website OR be a Senior High School Student.
Senior High School Students: We also will accept art from Senior High School art students transitioning on to study the arts after HS graduation. The juried in student will receive a scholarship from ArtPop. Senior High School students do not have to be 18 or have an active website to apply.
Applicants must meet the following criteria:
- Classification as a current high school senior
- Residency in Gaston County or the child of a CaroMont Health employee
- Scholastic Achievement: GPA of at least 3.75, unweighted
- Pursuit of an undergraduate degree in a health care profession
- Demonstration of strong school and community involvement through volunteerism
- Application Deadline is December 15, 2019
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