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SCHOLARSHIPS INFORMATION AND OPPORTUNITIES
2019-20


This is just a GUIDE to scholarships that have been offered in years past. It is not an extensive list and some may not be available this school year. Please see my webpage and/or come by my office for scholarships and announcements.  Scholarship opportunities will be announced during the morning announcements. Please don’t hesitate to contact me if you have any questions. 

 

 

Liz Trahan

Elizabeth.trahan@jdpsbk12.org 337-584-2991

 

SCHOLARSHIP SEARCH SITES

 

 

http://www.asklela.org/
 

https://www.osfa.la.gov/


https://www.collegegreenlight.com/


http://www.careeronestop.org/


https://www.fastweb.com/


https://www.scholarships.com/

 

https://bigfuture.collegeboard.org/scholarship-search

 

https://www.unigo.com/scholarships#/fromscholarshipexperts

 

https://www.salliemae.com/college-planning/college-scholarships/

 

http://www.cappex.com/blog/

 

 

LOUISIANA SCHOLARSHIPS

https://www.scholarships.com/financial-aid/college-scholarships/scholarships-by-state/louisiana-scholarships/

 

https://www.collegescholarships.com/local/louisiana-scholarships?/local/louisiana-scholarships

 

https://www.careercompassla.org/scholarships/

 

 

 

NATIONAL OR STATE SCHOLARSHIPS

ACT College Readiness

www.act.org/readinesschampions

 

AES Engineering

http://www.aesengineers.com/scholarships.php

 

Affordable Colleges Online - Prestige Scholarships for College

https://www.affordablecollegesonline.org/college-resource-center/prestige-scholarships/

 

Al’s Formal Wear

 

https://www.tttuxprom.com/scholarships/online-scholarship-application/

ASFA Scholarships

 

https://www.afsascholarship.org/high-school-contest/hsstep1/

Athletics

http://www.bigsunathletics.com/

 

Aveda

https://avedainstitutessouth.edu/lps/catwalk/

 

BEST BUY

 

http://www.collegescholarships.org/scholarships/companies/best-buy.htm

BestColleges.com - Scholarships for Hispanic and Latino Students

https://www.bestcolleges.com/financial-aid/hispanic-latino-scholarships/

 

Burger King

 

http://www.bkmclamorefoundation.org/WhatWeDo/ScholarsProgram

Burger King Scholars

 

https://bkmclamorefoundation.org/who-we-are/programs/burger-king-scholars-program/application-information/

Coca-Cola

 

http://www.coca-colascholarsfoundation.org

 

Daughters of the American Revolution Scholarships

https://www.dar.org/national-society/scholarships

 

Dell Scholars

 

https://www.dellscholars.org/faq/

Dudley DeBosier Injury Lawyers

 

https://www.dudleydebosier.com/

 

Foundation for Individual Rights in Education (FIRE)

 

http://thefire.org/

 

Gates Millennium Scholar

 

https://gmsp.org/

GoodCall Scholarship Search

https://www.goodcall.com/scholarships/search/

 

Gotta Have Sole

https://www.gottahavesole.org/scholarships

 

Grambling University

Send resume’ with GPA, ACT and course of study to cjprudhomme@centrutel.net

 

Hagan Scholarship Foundation

 

https://www.haganscholarships.org/

 

Life Happens

Students of deceased parents

 

http://www.lifehappens.org/life-lessons-scholarship-program/

Mach25

https://cnsearch.collegenet.com/cnsearch/#/

 

Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation

https://www.mcsf.org/apply/

 

McNeese Horatio Alger - Willian Dore’

 

https://horatioalger.mcneese.edu/

 

NATIONAL OR STATE SCHOLARSHIPS

National Association for the Education of Homeless Children and Youth

 

https://naehcy.org/scholarship-application/

Neblett, Beard & Arsenault
 

https://www.nbalawfirm.com/2016-scholarship-essay-contest/

 

OEDb.org - Scholarships for Women

https://oedb.org/scholarships/women/

 

Prudential Spirit of Community Awards

 

http://www.nassp.org

 

Ronald Reagan Presidential Foundation and Institute

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

 

Taco Bell

https://www.tacobellfoundation.org/live-mas-scholarship/

 

The Online Guide to Scholarships, Financial Aid and More for African American Students

 

https://www.blackscholarships.org/

 

Tuck.com - Sleep Scholarships and College Financial Aid Help

 

https://www.tuck.com/sleep-scholarships/

 

Unlimited Cellular

https://www.unlimitedcellular.com/Scholarship_ep_64-1.html

 

US JCI Senate Foundation

 

http://www.usjcisenate.org

 

Walmart Foundation

https://walmartfoundation.org/

 

 

 

SCHOLARSHIPS CAN BE FOUND IN MY OFFICE AND ON MY WEBSITE

SCHOLARSHIP

RECEIVED

DUE

REQUIREMENTS

Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc

 

September

October

Essay

National Association of Secondary Principals

 

September

December

Principal nomination

JDP Farm Bureau & John Treme Scholarship

 

October

February

Attend a Louisiana university and enter agricultural field

Louisiana Farm Bureau

Linda and Wayne Zaubrecher

 

October

February

Member of LA Farm Bureau Federation

2.5 GPA, Agricultural Major

LA Knights of Columbus
 

December

January

Catholic; 2.8-3.5 GPA

LA Rural Water Association

www.lrwa.org

 

December

March

Resident of LRWA area; pursuing career in water- or wastewater-related field

Southwest Louisiana Fellowship of Christian Athletes  http://www.swlafca.org/

January

 

Any student active in FCA
 

 

Catherine Romero Memorial Scholarship

 

January

February

Education major

Black Heritage Festival Scholarship

http://bhflc.org/
 

January

February

3.0 GPA; 20 or higher on the ACT

 

LA Middle School Association (LMSA)

 

January

February

Pursuing career in education

Horatio Alger

https://www.horatioalger.org/scholarships

January

April

Pursuing bachelor’s degree; 2.0 GPA; community involvement; critical financial need

LA Sheriffs

 

January

April

 

Kathryn Barron Henderson Memorial
 

February

March

Financial Need

JDP Republican Women’s Club

 

January

March

Essay

Orange Beauty Supply

 

February

April

2.0 GPA, Essay;

Hilcorp Future Leaders of America Scholarship

www.ghcfscholar.org

 

February

April

GPA 3.0

LA Juvenile Officers Association

 

February

March

Essay and 2 letters of recommendation

Junior League of Lake Charles

 

February

March

3.0 GPA, Voluntarism

LA Association of School Administrators of Federally Assisted Programs (LASAFAP)

February

March

Extracurricular or community involvement; financial need

 

Zigler Foundation

 

February

March

3.5 GPA; 22 ACT; Financial need

American Legion Auxiliary

 

February

March

Descendant of a veteran

Punishers LEMC Scholarship

 

January

April

Attend Sowela ; Vocational

 

 

Fritz Lang Foundation

http://www.fritzlangfoundation.org/scholarships.html

 

February

April

GPA 2.5; ACT 16; full-time pursuit of degree in an agriculture-related field, Apply online

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.

Versie L. Williams Memorial Scholarship

 

March

April

ACT 20; GPA 2.5

Can be Technical Field

JDP Volunteers for Family & Community College Scholarship

 

February

April

3.0 GPA

Yolande B. Farley Scholarship

March

April

 

 

Carol Meyer Memorial Scholarship

 

March

April

Becoming a math teacher; elementary education

Johnnie Rose Foundation Educational Scholarship

 

March

April

Education major; 2.5, 200-250 Essay

National Association of University Women

March

May

2.5 GPA; 2 letters of recommendation; 300 Word essay

Charles Litteral Memorial Scholarship

February

March

3 letters of recommendations

 

Tournament Of The Stars

March

April

Volunteer time for the tournament - Minimum GPA of 2.5

Lawrence Toups, Jr.

 

March

April

Agriculture

The 2000 Health Foundation Nursing Scholarship

March

April

Pursue a bachelor’s degree in Nursing; minimum GPA of 2.5

 

Louisiana Association of Conservation Districts Scholarship Fund

 

March

April

Agriculture, natural resources or environmental sciences

Jeff Davis Cattlemen’s Association

March

April

2.5 GPA, Parent or Guardian must be a member of the Cattlemen’s Association

Jennings American Legion Hospital Auxiliary Annual Scholarship

 

March

April

Medical Field; B average

The Pi Kappa Alpha Fraternity Scholarship

March

April

Must attend McNeese

 

Kiwanis Service Award

 

March

April

Key Club Senior

Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. Rho Chi Chapter

Alexander L Johnson, Jr. Memorial Scholarship

 

March

April

GPA 2.75, 18 ACT, Essay

Optimist Club of Jennings

March

April

2.5 GPA, Letter of recommendation

Can be Vocational School

Jennings Lions Club

 

March

April

GPA 2.5, 19 ACT

Jawon Lennett Scholarship Essay Contest

 

March

April

GPA 3.00, ACT 17

Essay

Norman Jean Easley Memorial Scholarship

 

March

April

Education Major; GPA 2.5

Essay and letter of Recommendation

JDP United Scholarship

 

March

April

2.5 GPA

Annie Ruth Easley Memorial Scholarship

 

March

April

2.0 GPA; Business degree or vocational college; Essay and letter of Recommendation

 

Current Weather

cloudy

Temperature: 55˚F

Current Conditon: Overcast

Wind Speeds: 7.36mph

Chance of Precipitation: 0%

5-day Outlook

Friday:
partly-cloudy
Temperature: 78/51
Partly cloudy throughout the day.
Saturday:
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Temperature: 64/50
Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
Sunday:
partly-cloudy
Temperature: 69/56
Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
Monday:
rain
Temperature: 82/53
Possible drizzle overnight.
Tuesday:
rain
Temperature: 56/39
Light rain in the morning.

Contact Information

Elton High School
903 2nd Street
Elton, Louisiana 70532
Phone: (337) 584-2991