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:
Von Reese Jones Family Memoriam Scholarship
 Deadline: May 12, 2017
 
 Available to: Two Graduating Seniors of Cassia County schools.  Must be planning to enter Science. Technology, Engineering or Math (STEM) Programming Fall of 2017.Award Amount:   $500.00 each

The Jones Family in honor of Von Reese Jones, would like to offer two five hundred dollar scholarships to Cassia County Seniors planning to attend college in Fall 2017 in any of the STEM programs.

Students will complete attached form for demographics and a 500-word composition to describe and demonstrate why they are a good candidate to receive the award. Please include GPA and extracurricular activities.

Panel will be making selections based on both academic and social achievements and potential.

 
 
 
 
Robinson & Henry Family Law Scholarship
Deadline: May 31, 2017
 
Robinson & Henry, P.C., is pleased to offer the 1st Annual Family Law Scholarship. We select one talented student each year for the Family Law Scholarship.

This scholarship is available to high school seniors and current college students nationwide who plan on attending, or are attending, an accredited 4-year college/university or 2-year accredited community college in the Fall of 2017. The Family Law Scholarship is open only to applicants whose parents have gone through a divorce or are planning on pursuing a career in family law.
 
- Funds will be sent to the college you plan on attending
- Scholarship is a one-time award of $1,000
- Scholarship entry is due by May 31st, 2017
- A winner will be announced in July 2017   Students are eligible to be considered for the scholarship if they meet all of the following criteria:
  • Must have a minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Must be attending an accredited 4-year college/university or 2-year community college for Fall 2017
  • A current transcript MUST be submitted for consideration
  • Are a citizen, national or legal permanent resident of the United States
  • A 500-word minimum essay explaining your parents divorce and how it changed your everyday outlook, or why you are pursuing a career in family law
  • Although not required, applicants are encouraged to submit recommendation letters and/or resumes to substantiate their application for consideration
  • Scholarship due May 31, 2017Any incomplete or late scholarship applications will not be accepted
Online application page which is located here:  https://www.robinsonandhenry.com/denver-divorce-lawyer#scholarship.
 
 
Hornbuckle Law Scholarship
Deadline: May 31, 2017
 
The Hornbuckle Law Firm is pleased to offer the Hornbuckle Law Scholarship. This $500 scholarship is available to high school seniors in Idaho, Oregon and Washington who plan on attending a 4-year college or 2-year community college.
 
Requirements:
  •  Must have a minimum 3.5 GPA.
  • Scholarship for high school seniors in the state of Idaho, Oregon and Washington.
  • Must be attending a 4-year college or 2-year community college.
  • A transcript must be submitted for consideration.
  • The scholarship is a one-time award of $500.00.
  • Winner will be notified via mail and email.
  • Although not required, applicants are encouraged to submit recommendation letters and/or resumes to substantiate their application.
  • This scholarship must be submitted in full by May 31st, 2017.
  • ANY INCOMPLETE OR LATE SCHOLARSHIPS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED.

The application can be found here: http://www.thehornbucklefirm.com/seattle-brain-injury-lawyer/#scholarship-application

Snow, Carpio & Weekley, PLC
DREAMers Scholarship
 Deadline: May 31, 2017
 
 The Arizona Law Offices of Snow, Carpio & Weekley are pleased to offer the S.C.W. DREAMers Scholarship. The Scholarship is open nationwide to those who will be attending college fall semester of 2017. Applicants must be an High School Senior or undergraduate United States DREAMer. Immigrants who meet certain criteria as listed below are referred to as DREAMers as they fill the requirements of the Development, Relief, and Education for Alien Minors (DREAM) Act. This scholarship is judged & awarded primarily on merit & need.
 
DREAMer Requirements:
  • Immigrant under the age of 25
  • Entered the United States before age 16
  • Have lived continuously in the country for at least five years
  • Have not been convicted of a felony, a “significant” misdemeanor, or three other misdemeanors
General Scholarship Requirements:
  • Applicant must be a DREAMer as specified above
  • Completed application must be submitted online by May 31, 2017. LATE APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED.
  • INCOMPLETE APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED.
  • Applicant must plan to attend college by fall semester 2017.
  • Must have a minimum G.P.A. of 3.0.
  • A transcript must be attached to application for consideration.
  • Applicant must submit an un-opened copy of official transcripts if selected as a finalist.
  • This scholarship is a one-time award worth $2,500 to be awarded the fall semester of 2017.
  • Although not required, applicants are encouraged to submit recommendation letters and/or resumes to substantiate their application.
  • Applicant will be required to demonstrate both their merit and their need for this scholarship.
 
 
Khan Injury Law Scholarship
 Deadline: August 1, 2017
 

Khalil Khan and the other attorneys at the firm are proud to offer a generous $1,000.00 scholarship to a student of their choosing. To qualify for this scholarship:

  1. You must currently be enrolled in or have been accepted to (and planning to attend) a college or university in the United States.

  2. You must be able to provide an official school transcript or acceptance letter verifying your enrollment.

  3. You must have a minimum G.P.A. of 3.0.

  4. Write an essay explaining your plans for your education.

Qualifying students can apply here:http://khaninjurylaw.com/scholarship/

Christensen & Hymas Personal Injury Lawyer's Scholarship
Deadline: August 1, 2017
 
Kenneth Christensen and Russell Hymas, the lawyers here are proud to offer a generous $1,000.00 scholarship for any individuals who qualify. To qualify for this scholarship:
  1. You must be currently enrolled in or have been accepted to (and planning to attend) a University or College in the United States
  2. You must have a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or higher
  3. Cumulative GPA of the current or most recent secondary education program you have attended
  4. You are required to submit a transcript verifying your GPA
Diagnosis Delayed Scholarship
Deadline: August 1, 2017
 
The Diagnosis Delayed scholarship is open to all students pursuing a medical or legal degree.  Students must be enrolled in a program at the date of application.
 

Requirements

  • Student must be enrolled in a medical or legal program at the date of application
  • US citizen
  • No minimum GPA

Application Materials – Please include all of the following materials in an email to info@diagnosisdelayed.com. No exceptions will be made for missing items:

  • Proof of Enrollment: acceptance letter, current class schedule, etc.
  • Unofficial transcript
  • A word document containing the following information:
  1. Name:
  2. Address:
  3. Birthdate:
  4. Program/School attending:
  5. GPA:
  6. Short essay – 500 word max describing why you deserve to win the scholarship

For complete information go to http://www.diagnosisdelayed.com/scholarship/

Fisher & Talwar General Scholarship
 Deadline: November 15, 2017
 
The Fisher & Talwar $1,000 General Scholarship is now available to students currently pursuing or plan on pursuing a college degree.

To be eligible, applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Must be a U.S. citizen.
  • Must be a full-time student who is currently attending (or planning to attend full-time) an accredited institution of higher education.
  • Must provide proof of current enrollment or plans to enroll in an accredited institution of higher education. If you have not received acceptance, you may still apply, but be sure to provide proof of acceptance and enrollment for the scholarship to be released.
  • Must have a minimum of 3.0 GPA.
Complete information for application can be found at http://www.fishertalwar.com/scholarship/
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. 
 
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
 
 
 
 
 
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