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  • Current Scholarships

    *Listed in deadline date order.*

    **Download the Scholarship Resource Sheet**

    2019-2020 Sevier County Schools Scholarship Opportunity Guide

    Click on the RAISE ME link to create your portfolio account and earn scholarship dollars.

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    Click on the GOING MERRY link to create your account and earn scholarship dollars.

      

     

    DAR Scholarships (multiple)

    Please see the attached DAR Scholarship documents for qualifications and how to apply for each scholarship.

    Deadlines vary from October 1, 2019 - January 15, 2020

     

    The Horatio Alger Scholarship 

    Seniors who plan on pursuing a bachelor's degree at an accredited non-profit public or private education, exhibiting

    financial need ($55,000 or lower adjusted gross family income is required), and involved in co-curricular and/or community

    service activities with a 2.0 GPA should apply.  Visit The Horatio Alger Scholarship for more information and to apply.

    Deadline October 25, 2019

    Wendy's Heisman High School Scholarship

    The Heisman High School Scholarship program is looking for all types of high-achieving seniors from more than 29,000 public and private high schools within the U.S. We consider young men and women who participate in a wide range of sports as well as school and community activities. Visit Wendy's High School Heisman Scholarship for more information and to apply.

    Deadline October 29, 2019

    Coca-Cola Scholar Scholarship

    Students must be a current high school (or home-schooled) students attending a school in the U.S. (or select DoD schools) who will graduate during the 2019-2020 academic school year; U.S. Citizens (not a Temporary Resident), U.S. Nationals, U.S. Permanent Residents, Refugees, Asylees, Cuban-Haitian Entrants, or Humanitarian Parolees - based on the guidelines utilized by U.S. Department of Education for Federal Financial Aid eligibility; on track to graduate this academic year (2019-2020); and planning to pursue a degree at an accredited U.S. post-secondary institution.  Visit Coca-Cola Scholars Scholarship for more information and to apply.

    Deadline October 31, 2019

     

    Elks Most Valuable Student Scholarship

    Current high school seniors or the equivalent, who are citizens of the United States are eligible to apply.  Applicants need not be related to a member of the Elks. High school graduates are not eligible to apply.  Applicants must be citizens of the United States on the date their applications are signed; permanent legal resident status does not qualify.  Visit Elks Most Valuable Student Scholarship for more information and to apply.

    Deadline November 5, 2019

     

    The Comcast Leaders and Achievers Scholarship

     

    The Comcast Leaders and Achievers Scholarship Program recognizes students for their community service, academic performance, and leadership skills.  This year, scholarships of $2,500 will be awarded to over 800 students nationwide. Applicants must:  have a demonstrated commitment to community service, outstanding qualities in character, integrity, and leadership  Be enrolled as a high school senior; reside in a community served by Comcast and/or participating NBCUniversal or Telemundo markets. Eligibility will be determined by zip code in the online application Plan to enroll in full-time undergraduate study at an accredited two- or four-year college or university in the United States for the entire 2020-2021 academic year; have a minimum GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale (or its equivalent); demonstrate financial need. Visit Comcast Leaders and Achievers for details and to apply.

    Deadline December 6, 2019.

     

    GE Reagan Foundation Scholarship

    To be eligible for this award, applicants must: demonstrate at school, at the workplace, and within the community the attributes of leadership, drive, integrity, and citizenship; demonstrate strong academic performance (minimum 3.0 grade point average/4.0 scale or equivalent); be citizens of the United States of America; be current high school seniors attending high school in the United States (students living on U.S. Armed Forces base and homeschooled students are also eligible); and plan to enroll in a full-time undergraduate course of study toward a bachelor’s degree at an accredited four-year college or university in the United States for the entire upcoming academic year.  Semifinalists will be required to provide a recommendation from a community leader, such as a high school principal, elected official or executive director of a nonprofit organization, and must provide documentation to certify academic performance and financial need. Finalists will be interviewed via Skype or telephone by a member of the selection committee. Visit GE-Reagan Foundation for more information and to apply.

    Deadline January 3, 2020

     

    JFK Library Essay Contest $500-$10,000

    The John F. Kennedy Library Foundation invites U.S. high school students to describe and analyze an act of political courag

    by a U.S. elected official who served during or after 1917, the year John F. Kennedy was born. Visit JFK Library Essay Contest

    for more information and to apply.

    Deadline January 17, 2020

     

    Tennessee Concrete Association Essay Contest

    The essay contest is open to anyone age 16-18.  Winners earn up to $250.  For more information

    and to apply visit the Tennessee Concrete Association High School Essay Contest.

    Deadline January 24, 2020

     

    Discover College Cover Sweepstakes Scholarship (open to anyone 16 years and older)

    Sign up for emails to get helpful college tips and resources, and enter for the chance to

    win a scholarship! Throughout the year, 12 eligible students or parents will be randomly selected

    to win a $5,000 Discover Student Loans Scholarship Award to help cover college expenses.

    Visit Discover Cover College Sweepstakes Scholarship.

    Deadline January 31, 2020

     

    Reduce TN Crashes Scholarship

    The Reduce TN Crashes Scholarship Program is a partnership between the Tennessee Highway Safety Office and AAA – The Auto Club Group.

    This partnership provides one high school senior in Tennessee the opportunity to earn a $3,000 scholarship by working with Reduce TN Crashes to improve

    driver safety within their local community.  Visit Reduce TN Crashes Scholarship to apply.

    Deadline March 31, 2020

     

    UTK ROTC Scholarships

    Students interested in applying for Army ROTC Scholarships with the University of 

    Tennessee visit UTK ROTC for more information and to apply.

    Deadlines vary

     

    UNG ROTC Scholarships

    Visit ROTC Scholarships and Grants for details, qualifications, and deadlines.

    Deadlines vary

     

    Bethel University Scholarships

    Bethel offers several $10,000 scholarships. Scholarships vary from no ACT minimum to 23

    ACT minimum. Students interested in learning more should visit Bethel New Scholarship List

    or Bethel University to learn more.

    Deadlines vary

     

    Youth MicroGrant Program

    Students 18 and under to apply for funds between $250 and $1,000 to complete 

    service projects in their communities. Visit  Karma MicroGrant for information and 

    MicroGrant Application to apply.

    Deadline Varies

     

    StudentScholarships.org (Updated 10/16/2019)

    Various scholarships can be found by visiting StudentScholarships.org.

    Deadlines vary

     

    Tennessee Student Scholarships

    Visit Unigo Tennessee and College Niche for Tennessee for scholarships specific 

    to Tennessee students.

    Deadlines vary

     

     

     
  • GPHS can receive and submit transcript requests via SENDedu (if your college uses this service it will prompt you to enter a counselor email KristiCantrell@sevier.org or AudreaPotter@sevier.org) and Parchment/Docufide  (create an account with the link provided).  Both services offer secure document transfers to post-secondary institutions.  Students can also submit transcript requests in the counseling office. 

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    Scholarship Search Sites

    Fastweb 2019 Scholarships

    Various scholarships can be found at Fastweb.

     

    Chegg Scholarships

    Please register and apply for scholarships you are eligible for.

    Deadlines vary

     

    Sallie Mae Paying for College Resource

     

    GPHS can receive and submit transcript requests via SENDedu (if your college uses this service it will prompt you to enter a counselor email KristiCantrell@sevier.org or AudreaPotter@sevier.org) and Parchment/Docufide  (create an account with the link provided).  Both services offer secure document transfers to post-secondary institutions.  Students can also submit transcript requests in the counseling office.