Scholarships - GastonCountyScholarships.com

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    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 amparker@gaston.k12.nc.us.
     
    Please note that there may be more than one page of scholarships listed.  Please click MORE at the bottom to see additional scholarship opportunities. 
     
     
     

Scholarship Applications 2018-19

  • Wayne F. Shovelin Scholarship - due Dec. 16, apply online

    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 16, 2018
       

     

    Apply Online at

     https://app.smarterselect.com/programs/53061-Caro-Mont-Health-Foundation

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  • E.R. & Lillian B. Dimmette Scholarship due to school counselor Jan. 9, 2019

    Pre-Application form due to School Counselor By January 9, 2019

    Requirements

    • Must have 2.5 GPA Have a minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.5 (on a 4.0 scale).
    • Must be a legal resident of Gaston, Iredell, Mecklenburg, Rowan or Wilkes County, North Carolina
    • Must demonstrate substantial need for financial assistance.
    • Must have a SAT or ACT score that is equal to or greater than the state average (new requirement for this year)
    • Complete all pages of this form to illustrate leadership, excellence of character, integrity, & community involvement.
    • Submit a copy of Student Aid Report from a completed FAFSA form.
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  • Alpha Delta Kappa Scholarship (Education)

    Alpha Delta Kappa Scholarship (3 scholarships available, same application for each)

    Award- $2,000

    Deadline- January 31, 2019, deliver to Dr. Ami Parker, Director of Counseling Services at Gaston County Schools Central Office, 943 Osceola St. Gastonia, NC  28054



    Questions- contact Darinda Fredrickson via email at darindafred@gmail.com

     

     

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  • Mary Doctor Performing Arts Scholarship- due March 1, 2019

    The Mary Doctor Performing Arts Scholarship Fund benefits graduating high school seniors within the Charlotte Region who demonstrate above-average ability and great interest in one or more areas of the performing arts. Two annually renewable scholarships of up to $10,000 are awarded each year.  Click here for information on how to apply for the Mary Doctor Performing Arts Scholarship.

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  • Beta Rho Chapter Alpha Delta Kappa Scholarship

     

    This scholarship is provided by the local Beta Rho Chapter of the Alpha Delta Kappa Sorority.

    Scholarship value is $1,000

    Checklist of application materials:  completed application, list of extracurricular involvement and honors, parent or guardian's endorsement, high school transcript, SAT or ACT score, two letters of recommendation, personal statement about career goals and rason for wanthing scholarship, current personal photo.

    Deliver completed application by April 1, 2019 to 

    Dr. Ami Parker, Director of Counseling Services 
    Gaston County Schools Central Office
    943 Osceola St.
    Gastonia, NC  28054

    Questions about the scholarship should be directed to 

    Darinda Fredrickson, contact via email at darindafred@gmail.com

     

     

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