November Scholarship Bulletin

NOVEMBER 2022

The following is a listing of special scholarship programs that are being offered virtually through Naviance. These programs provide opportunities for seniors to apply for various scholarships.

NATIONAL SPACE CLUB SCHOLARSHIP: The applicant must be a U.S. citizen. The scholarship is open to seniors in high school through graduate students. The applicant must have the intention of pursuing a career in the STEM fields and plan to attend an accredited U.S. college or university to follow a course of study to pursue a career in the STEM field, with a preference for those with space related interests. The applicant can only use the $15,000.00 scholarship towards tuition for the 20232024 academic year. The applicant must not have previously spoken at the Dr. Robert H. Goddard Memorial Dinner. For more information and an application, visit:
https://www.spaceclub.org/scholarship/index.html 
DEADLINE: NOVEMBER 15th

THE JEFFERSON SCHOLARSHIP: This is a merit-based, fully funded scholarship to the University of Virginia worth approximately $333,000 for non-Virginians. Successful candidates have demonstrated uncommon academic abilities, exceptional leadership talents, and responsible citizenship. You must attend the University of Virginia to receive this scholarship. BRHS is only allowed to nominate one (1) candidate. Nomination form can be found in Naviance.
DEADLINE:  NOVEMBER 15th

JACK KENT COOKE FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM: Applicants that intend to enroll in an accredited four-year college beginning in fall 2023, earn a minimum, cumulative unweighted GPA of 3.5 or above, and must demonstrate unmet financial need. During the selection process, the Foundation will conduct a full financial review which will take into account all income and assets of the student and the student's parents. For more information and an application, visit: https://www.jkcf.org/our-scholarships/college-scholarship-program/
DEADLINE: NOVEMBER 17th

BARBARA LOTZE SCHOLARSHIP FOR FUTURE PHYSICS TEACHERS: Applicants must declare their intent to prepare for and engage in a career in physics teaching at the high school level and at the time the scholarship funds are received, the student must be: an undergraduate student enrolled in an accredited two-year college, four-year college or a university; or a high school senior accepted for such enrollment; pursuing, or planning to pursue, a course of study leading toward a career in physics teaching in the high schools; showing promise of success in their studies, and a citizen of the United States of America. For more information and an application, visit: https://www.aapt.org/Programs/grants/lotze.cfm
DEADLINE: DECEMBER 1st

CHUCK HALL STAR OF TOMORROW SCHOLARSHIP: Applicants must be a current USBC Youth member in their senior year of high school or enrolled in college. Be a USBC Youth member in good standing. Have a current GPA of 3.0 or better, based on a 4.0 scale. For more information and an application, visit: https://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/9993/chuck-hall-star-of-tomorrowscholarship
DEADLINE: DECEMBER 1st

DELL SCHOLARS PROGRAM: Participate in a program-approved college readiness program in grades 11 and 12. Be on track to graduate from an accredited high school in the current academic year. Demonstrate a need for financial assistance. Be eligible to receive a federal Pell Grant in the first year of college. Plan to enroll full time at an accredited higher education institution in the pursuit of a bachelor's degree in the fall directly following high school graduation. Earn a minimum of a 2.4 GPA. For more information and an application, visit: https://www.dellscholars.org/scholarship/ 
DEADLINE: DECEMBER 1st

STONY BROOK SIMONS STEM SCHOLARS PROGRAM: The Stony Brook Simons STEM Scholars Program will be a training ground for the next generation of diverse leaders in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics and will vastly improve the pathway to STEM careers at Stony Brook University. For more information and an application, visit:
https://enroll.stonybrook.edu/register/simons-STEM-scholarship
DEADLINE:  DECEMBER 1st

EQUITABLE EXCELLENCE SCHOLARSHIP: Be current high school seniors who plan to enroll fulltime in an accredited two- or four-year college or university in the United States for the entire upcoming academic year. Be current high school seniors who plan to enroll full-time in an accredited two-year or four-year college or university in the United States by Fall 2023. Be a United States citizen or legal resident living or claiming residency in one of the 50 U.S. states, District of Columbia or Puerto Rico. For more information and an application, visit:
https://learnmore.scholarsapply.org/equitableexcellence/ 
DEADLINE: DECEMBER 16th

GE-REAGAN FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP: Exceptional student leaders are invited to apply for the 2023 GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program. In honor of the legacy and character of President Ronald Reagan, this program annually rewards up to 20 college-bound students who demonstrate exemplary leadership, drive, integrity, and citizenship with $10,000 renewable scholarships (up to $40,000 per recipient). For more information and an application:
www.reaganfoundation.org/education/scholarship-programs 
DEADLINE: JANUARY 5th

NJCPA-NJ SOCIETY OF CERTIFIED PUBLIC ACCOUNTANTS SCHOLARSHIP: The NJCPA Scholarship Fund awards scholarships to New Jersey high school seniors who plan to major in accounting or obtain a concentration in accounting which includes not less than 24 accounting credits. These $6,500 scholarships are presented over four years, Scholarships are awarded based on academic performance, an essay and personal interview. A person must intend to begin the study of accounting as a major in the school year following the one in which the application was submitted. Applicants must have a GPA of 3.50 or above OR a minimum combined evidenced-based reading and writing plus math SAT score of 1260 OR minimum average ACT score of 26. For more information and an application: https://www.njcpa.org/build-career/become-a-cpa/scholarships
DEADLINE: JANUARY 6th

ASIAN & PACIFIC ISLANDER AMERICAN SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM: The APIASF scholarship awards range from one-time $2,500 awards to multi-year $20,000 wards. Minimum eligible criteria include: be of Asian and/or Pacific Islander ethnicity, be a citizen, national, or legal resident of the U.S., be enrolling as an undergraduate student in an accredited U.S. college or university in the fall of 2023, have a minimum GPA of 2.7 on 4.0 scale, must apply for federal aid using the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), submit one letter of recommendation online. For more information and an application, visit: http://www.apiasf.org/scholarship_apiasf.html
DEADLINE: JANUARY 12th

DR. MEME HEINEMAN SCHOLARSHIP: In memory of Dr. Meme Heineman, a driving force in the positive behavior support movement and leader in the field, this scholarship seeks to support students pursuing a degree in Psychology or Applied Behavior Analysis. Must be a high school senior, undergraduate student, or graduate student. Must be majoring or planning to major in Psychology or Applied Behavior Analysis. For more information and application, visit:
https://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/19304/dr-meme-heineman-scholarship
DEADLINE: JANUARY 14th

NATIONAL SOCIETY DAUGHTERS OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION DAR SCHOLARSHIP: This scholarship is for a New Jersey high school senior or home school student with a desire to attend an accredited college or university in the U.S. The applicant must be a United States citizen, and a student with a need for financial aid to continue his/her education and major in Political Science, History, Government or Economics. Applications, transcripts and two letters of recommendation must be sent by your counselor and received by DAR in order to be potentially selected and endorsed by the local chapter of DAR. For more information and an application, visit: 
https://www.dar.org/sites/default/files/members/darnet/forms/SCH-1001.pdf 
DEADLINE: JANUARY 15th

WASHINGTON CROSSING FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP: This award is for students completing 12th grade in 2023 who are planning careers in government service. Explore their website, www.gwcf.org, which contains all of the information candidates should require to prepare and submit an application. Each interested student is invited to write a one-page essay stating why he or she plans a career in government service including any inspiration to be derived from the leadership of George Washington in his famous crossing of the Delaware, Awards offered are a variety of national and regional college scholarships ranging from $500 to $5,000. For more information and an application, visit: https://www.gwcf.org/scholarshi
DEADLINE: JANUARY 15th

COAST GUARD EXHANGE (CGX) SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM: Recognizing the value of education and the benefits it brings to the Coast Guard Family, the Coast Guard Exchange (CGX) Scholarship Program was established to provide additional financial resources to dependent children of Coast Guard personnel embarking on undergraduate college/university studies. Annually a $2,000 scholarship is awarded to the outstanding applicants on a one-time basis. The number of scholarships granted each year depends on available funding. Coast Guard Exchange System (CGX) Scholarship Program provides amplifying information on the program and application process. For more information and application, visit:
https://www.dcms.uscg.mil/Our-Organization/Assistant-Commandant-for-Human-Resources-CG-1/Community-Services-Command-CSC/MWR/CGX-Scholarship-Program/
DEADLINE: FEBRUARY 28th