• Scholarships

     

    Scholarships are very competitive but here are some tips to assist you in the process.

    • Apply for every scholarship for which you are eligible 

    • Finish the application prior to the deadline

    • Have somebody proof-read the application before submitting it

    • Be sure to include all of your community service, leadership experience, and academic honors

    This website will be updated regularly, but you can also receive email or text notices of scholarships and college events.  Email Dan Bolingbroke at boldan@cassiaschools.org to get those notices.

    In addition to the scholarships posted here, you should do your own scholarship searches.  Some well known websites are listed here:

  • The Allred Family Scholarship

    Available: November 5, 2018

    Deadline: February 11, 2019

     

    Please see a Counselor for the requirements and application

  • Flavorful Futures Scholarship

    Deadline: February 15, 2019

     

    Do you know a student who is not afraid to be themselves? We are looking for fun and unique candidates for our Flavorful Futures Scholarship. Sparkling Ice® is awarding FIVE $5,000 scholarships to eligible high school seniors who are planning their bright and colorful futures. If this sounds like one of your students, tell them to apply today!


    Apply now at flavorfulfutures.com.

    General Requirements
    Visit flavorfulfutures.com for full list of requirements. 

    • Must be a U.S. citizen or permanent legal resident of the United States.
    • Must be a high school senior graduating between August 1, 2018 and July 31, 2019.
    • Must have a cumulative high school grade point average (GPA) of at least 2.5 on a 4-point scale (high school/home school seniors).
    • We support applicants in a vocational/trade, 2-year, or 4-year program.
  • The Idaho Association of Counties Scholarship

    Deadline: February 29, 2019

    The Idaho Association of Counties and we are now accepting applications for the 2019-2020 IAC Scholarship. 

    Six scholarships in the amount of $1,000 each will be awarded to the winners as selected by the IAC Scholarship Committee. 

     

    Those who are eligible to apply for the scholarship are children of county employees who are issued a paycheck by the county that work 20 hours or more per week and the children and grandchildren of county elected officials (assessors, clerks, commissioners, coroners, prosecuting attorneys, sheriff, and treasurer).

    Application can be downloaded here

     

  • Albert Lee Wright, Jr. Memorial Migrant Scholarship

    Deadline: March 1, 2019

    NASDME (National Association of State Directors of Migrant Education) is proud to announce that we are accepting applications for the Albert Lee Wright, Jr. Memorial Migrant Scholarship. This scholarship, in the amount of $3,000 or more, will be awarded to one or more migratory students at the Opening General Session of the 2019 National Migrant Education Conference in New Orleans, Louisiana.  We will be honoring the hard work of the recipient mobile student or students who has/have overcome many obstacles in the path to higher education. We urge you to spread the word about this scholarship far and wide.

    Please note that the full set of application materials must be RECEIVED in DC by March 1, 2019. Many years we get applications after the deadline, which we cannot review. Please advise students, counselors, teachers and others helping students with this application to plan mailing so that receipt in DC is guaranteed no later than March 1. No faxed or emailed applications will be accepted or considered.
     
    The scholarship is intended for migratory high school seniors who will be attending post-secondary institutions.
     
  • The Beauty + Wellness Scholarship for Women

    Quarterly Deadlines: January 1, March 31, June 30 and September 30 every year

    We award two $500 scholarships + a care package filled with healthy organic goodies to high school women who are striving to maintain their health and wellness as they pursue their higher education goals. 

     

    • Eligibility:

            + Must be a graduating high school senior, current college undergraduate, or current graduate student at a 4-year, 2-year, vocational, or technical school in the United States.

            + Must be a U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident

            + Must identify as female.

            + We welcome all majors and GPAs to apply!

    https://www.skincareox.com/scholarship/

  • The Hispanic Scholarship Fund

    Opens: December 31, 2018

    Closes: April 1, 2019

    The HSF Scholarship is designed to assist students of Hispanic heritage obtain a college degree. Scholarships are available, on a competitive basis, to:

    • High school seniors

    • Undergraduate students (all years)

    • Community college students transferring to four year universities

    • Graduate Students


    Award

    Awards are based on merit; amounts range from $500 to $5,000, based on relative need, among the Scholars selected.


    ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS

    • Must be of Hispanic Heritage

    • Minimum of 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale (or equivalent) for High School Students

    • Minimum of 2.5 GPA on a 4.0 scale (or equivalent) for College and Graduate Students

    • Plan to enroll Full-Time in an accredited, not-for-profit, 4-year university, or graduate school, during the FALL of a scholarship cycle (year)

    • U.S. Citizen, Permanent Legal Resident, DACA or Eligible Non-Citizen (as defined by FAFSA)

    • Complete FAFSA or state based financial aid application (if applicable)

  • Intermountain Medical Imaging Scholarship

    Deadline: April 30, 2019

     

    • Intermountain Medical Imaging is offering a merit based scholarship to a student who desires to further their education in the medical field. All applicants applying to be considered for the $1,000 scholarship from Intermountain Medical Imaging must meet the following criteria:

      • Submit an original 500-word essay on how they have made a difference in our community and what they hope to accomplish in the world of healthcare.
      • Hold a 3.0 grade point average.
      • Show interest in going into a healthcare field (MD, DO, PA, NP, Nursing, Radiology Technologist)
      • Graduate(d) from an Idaho high school.
      • Provide details and experiences from community service they have participated in over the last 4 years.
      • Show proof of acceptance or active enrollment in undergrad school.
      • Currently be a high school senior or college freshman.
    • Apply using this form no later than April 30, 2019. Applications submitted after that date will not be considered.

    Essays should be written in English and typed in 12-point, legible font.

    Scholarship applications can be filled out and submitted online at https://www.aboutimi.com/medical-scholarship/ can be uploaded below. All applications must be filled out and completed by April 30, 2019. Applications submitted after this date will not be considered.

     

  • Elk Mountain Tents Outdoors Enthusiast Scholarship

    Deadline: June 30, 2019 by 11:59 PM

    This scholarship will award a one time $500 scholarship to one applicant. The scholarship amount will likely increase in future years, so interested parties are encouraged to check back each year.

    Applicants must be registered for a college, university, or technical school for the Fall term immediately following being awarded the scholarship. Applicants must be a minimum of 16 years of age, have a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher, and share a love for the great outdoors! Previous winners may reapply but cannot be selected as a winner more than twice.  Applications will be judged and weighted as follows: Response to the question about the outdoors (5 points), financial need (3 points), and GPA (2 points). Applicants are encouraged to write their responses on a separate Word document and then copy-paste them into the entry fields.

    For more information and for online application click here.

  • Idaho Farm Bureau Scholarship

    Contact your county Farm Bureau for deadline dates.

    Scholarships are available to select individuals of Idaho Farm Bureau families for one year of higher education at an institution of their choice.  Scholarships are limited to one per recipient.
    Complete & return the application to your county Farm Bureau office for verification of membership.  Full Scholarship information can be found at https://www.idahofb.org/programs


    Download Scholarship Application

  • Idaho Postsecondary Credit Scholarship

    Deadline: Open Enrollment

    Award available for students with ten (10) or more postsecondary credits at time of high school graduation and a matching industry merit based scholarship

     

    Eligibility

    To qualify for the scholarship, a student must meet all of the following criteria:

    • Attending or graduating from an accredited Idaho high school (or equivalent) starting in the spring of 2016

    • Has earned ten (10) or more postsecondary semester credits at the time of graduation from high school or graduated from high school with an associate degree

    • Has obtained a matching academic scholarship that is merit-based from a business or industry, or entities representing business or industry. Merit-based is defined as a competitive scholarship in which academic achievement at the high school level is a minimum eligibility requirement and awards are made based on the achievement of the student.

     

    Matching Scholarship Guidelines:

    • Must be merit-based, meaning the scholarship has a minimum eligibility requirement and awards are made based on the achievement of the student.

    • Must be from a business or an organization representing a business or industry. This may include, but is not limited to:

      • Scholarships for recipients going into a specific field such as nursing, teaching, engineering, etc.

      • Scholarships from an organization representing a specific industry such as societies for engineering, chambers of commerce, etc.

      • Scholarships may not be from a postsecondary institution foundation or funds appropriated by the State of Idaho.

     

    For further details on eligibility and program administration please see the Statuteand Rule regarding this scholarship.

     

    Find Matching Scholarships

    To assist in finding eligible matching scholarships for the Postsecondary Scholarship Program, please download the Postsecondary Matching Scholarships Tracking spreadsheet.

  • Idaho Community Foundation

    Various scholarships and deadlines

     

    ICF manages over 60 different scholarship funds – each customized according to the desires of the fund creator. Each has its own eligibility criteria, application requirements, and review process. Many have their own applications, deadlines, and eligibility requirements. 

     

     Apply online at http://www.idcomfdn.org/Scholarships

  • Alert Magazine Scholarship $500

    No deadline

     

    Eligibility:

    • Must currently be a senior in high school
    • Your high school must be located in one of the following states: Alaska, Colorado, Idaho, Minnesota, Montana, Nebraska, North Dakota, Oregon, South Dakota, Washington or Wyoming
    • You must have a grade point average of 2.5 or better
    • You must have plans to attend college after graduation (the college you will attend can be located in any state)
     

    Requirements:

    • Write an essay about a personal encounter you or someone you know has had with drug and/or alcohol abuse.  In your essay explain how the situation was dealt with, what you learned from it, what others can learn from the experience, and what was right or wrong (in your opinion) about the way the incident or problem was handled.
    • Essays must be typed, double-spaced, and 650-800 words in length
    • Essays must include an official copy of your high school transcripts
    • Essays must also include a recent photo.  Scholarship winners will have their picture reprinted in our magazine along with their winning essay.
     
    For full information  go to their website at http://www.alertmagazine.org/scholarship.php