ACT and GPA information for Alabama Colleges
IT IS YOUR RESPONSIBILITY TO KNOW APPLICATION AND SCHOLARSHIP DEADLINES FOR YOUR CHOICE OF COLLEGE.
Local Scholarships (applications will be available after Christmas break)
Several new scholarship opportunities...Click here for more details
Ricky Ray Memorial Scholarship...must be pursing a vocational or Ag type degree...Deadline April 30th (See Mrs. Bartlett)
The Real AJ Foundation Scholarship Essay Contest...Deadline May 1st...Essay Topic: Overcoming an Obstacle or What Teamwork Means to You; 250 Word Minimum, No GPA Required; Email Submissions to: TheRealAJFoundation17@gmail.com
2017 Mitchell Freeman Scholarship Program...Deadline April 21st @ 3pm (See Mrs. Bartlett)
The Southern Bank Company...Deadline Friday, April 28th (See Mrs. Bartlett)
Cherokee County Civitan Scholarship...Deadline Friday, April 7th (See Mrs. Bartlett)
Cherokee County Career and Technology Center Scholarship...must be a graduating seniors and a career/technical program completer. Deadline Friday, April 7th (See Mrs. Bartlett @ CCHS or Mrs. A. Walker @ CCCTC)
Cherokee Medical Auxiliary Scholarship...for a CCHS graduate who will attend college in the fall as a full time student in the medical field. Deadline April 7th by 4:00 (See Mrs. Bartlett for application)
Synced Senior Scholarship 2017...Alabama Teachers Credit Union members. Deadline April 14th (online or see Mrs. Bartlett)
Alabama Conservation District Scholarship...Deadline March 4th @ 4:00 (See Mrs. Bartlett)
WLIA Scholarship... students pursuing a degree in science, biology, chemistry, forestry, engineering, or any other environmental related curriculum. Deadline April 1st (See Mrs. Bartlett)
Lions Club Scholarship Deadline Febraury 24th by 11:55am (See Mrs. Bartlett)
Delta Kappa Gamma Scholarship...female majoring in education. Deadline March 1st
AASOP Scholarship...students pursuing a degree in business or education Postmarked by March 1, 2017 (See Mrs. Bartlett)
Alabama Masonic Scholarship Deadline January 31st (See Mrs. Bartlett)
AOD Federal Credit Union Scholarship..must be a AOD member for at least one year (See Mrs. Bartlett) Deadline February 15th
2017 Cherokee Electric Scholarship Postmarked by Febraury 24th (online or See Mrs. Bartlett)
Microsoft disAbility Scholarship...Deadline April 30th...Click here for more details
Bond, Botes, PC Financial Hardship Scholarship...Deadline July 1st (click here for more information)
Law Office of Nancy L. Carvey Deadline August 1st
The Great Scholarship Program...for students pursuing a career in cosmetology. Deadline March 31, 2017
National BETA Scholarship Program Deadline January 26, 2017
Smith Scholarship Foundation December 1, 2016
Coca Cola Scholarship Deadline October 31st
Ron Brown Scholarship Deadline November 1st and January 1st
Elks MVP Scholarship Deadline December 1st
AXA Achievment Community Scholarship Deadline December
Gates Millennium Scholarship Deadline January 1st
JSU's Army ROTC Scholarship Deadline January
Wal-Mart and Walton Family Scholarship Deadline January
Jimmy Rane Foundation Scholarship Deadline February
KFC Colonel's Scholars Scholarship Deadline February 1st
Pepsi Hispanic Heritage Scholarship Deadline February
Alabama Homebuilders Scholarship Deadline March 1st
UniGO Alabama Scholarship Search
SallieMae Scholarship Search
Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Scholarship Deadline late November 2016
Hagan Scholarship Foundation Deadline November 15, 2016
HORATIO ALGER ASSOCIATION Deadline October 25, 2016
The Linly Heflin Scholarship for Alabama women Postmarked by January 9, 2017
Achieve Alabama Helps students throughout the State of Alabama with the school that best fits their needs and with scholarship opportunities that will enable them to pursue their goals and dreams.
IMPORTANT INFORMATION ABOUT APPLYING FOR FINANCIAL AID (PELL GRANTS/STUDENT LOANS):
Applications for financial aid (grants and loans) will begin in October.
You must have your parents' 2016 tax information to apply for financial aid.
You may apply online at http://www.fafsa.ed.gov
You may download and complete a PDF version of the FAFSA at http://www.FederalStudentAid.ed.gov Please note that this version must be mailed in.
You may request a paper FAFSA application by calling 1-800-433-3243. They will NOT be sending any paper applications to the school this year.
You will have to request it yourself.
There is no fee to apply for financial aid. IF YOU GO TO A WEBSITE ASKING YOU TO PAY TO APPLY FOR FINANCIAL AID, YOU ARE ON THE WRONG WEBSITE.