Scholarship Opportunities

Scholarship Opportunities

 

Some dates of events and deadlines may have passed. This information is left posted so that underclassmen can see the scholarship opportunities that may be available for them.  Other resources for scholarships include www.fastweb.com and bigfuture.collegeboard.org

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The Carolina Association of Registrars and Admissions Officers (CACRO) is offering a Virtual College Exploration Opportunity Sept. 14- Oct. 9.  Students can sign up for sessions focusing on specific college admission requirements, finanacial aid, essay writing and many more.  Sign Up at link below:

https://www.cacrao.org/programs/2020-high-school-student-registration

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The Heisman Trophy Trust teams up with Acceptance Insurance to present the Heisman High School Scholarship.


Senior scholar-athletes are encouraged to apply for the Heisman High School Scholarship. The 2020 application is now open.

The Heisman Trophy Trust and Acceptance Insurance, a leading provider of personal automobile insurance and other related products, today announced a new partnership between the two organizations to recognize high school student-athletes throughout the country for their academic and athletic achievements as well as their community service. As part of the partnership, Acceptance Insurance will serve as the presenting sponsor of the Heisman High School Scholarship program. To learn more, read the full press release.
 
Read Full Press Release

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Clemson University

The Lyceum Scholars Program at Clemson University offers $10,000 scholarships to study the moral, political, and economic foundations of a free society. 

This program is an integrated eight-course sequence that Lyceum Scholars take together as an intellectual cohort. The Lyceum Scholars Program uses a great books approach to discuss timeless questions such as:

  • What makes a society free? 
  • What is the relationship between moral character and a free society?
  • What are the principles of the American founding?

Students interested in becoming Lyceum Scholars should apply in their senior year of high school to Clemson University and to the Lyceum Scholars Program. The Priority Deadline to apply to the Lyceum Scholars Program is December 11, 2020. For more information, visit our website or click here for a PDF of our flyer

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The Elks National Foundation (ENF) has kicked off the 2021scholarship year. Here are the details!

 

Most Valuable Student (MVS) Contest:

The 2021 MVS application is now open. Applications can be found online at enf.elks.org/MVS. The application deadline is November 15th

 

The Elks National Foundation (ENF) awards 500 four-year scholarships based on academics, leadership, and financial needNational awards range from $1,000 per year to $12,500 per year. The national awards will announced in April 2021. 


Pendleton Elks Lodge offers two scholarships ($1,000 for first place/$500 for second place) for students who apply from our Lodge.

 

MVS scholarships are for students pursuing a four-year degree on a full-time basis (minimum of 12 semester hours), at a U.S. college or university next school yearSome important applicant details include:

★ Current high school seniors (or equivalent) who are citizens of the United States are eligible to apply.
★ Applicants do not have to be related to a member of the Elks.
★ Male and female students compete separately. 

Applicants select from a list of the Lodges closest to their home address zip code. Please have your students choose Pendleton Elks Lodge #2861 as their sponsoring Lodge. Complete details can be found at enf.elks.org/MVS.

 

Legacy Awards – The Legacy Awards program begins on September 1st.  Legacy Awards provide $4,000 scholarships for children and grandchildren of dues-paying Elk members. The ENF offers a total of 35national awards. The application deadline is February 5, 2021 at 11:59 a.m., Central Time.  Please visit enf.elks.org/Leg for more detailsand the application link.

Enter for a chance to win the $500 SunTrust Off to College Scholarship Sweepstakes!

 

High school seniors or college undergraduates can enter.  There is no GPA or financial need requirement.

 

Students can enter one time per entry period at www.suntrust.com/offtocollege 

Enter for a chance to win the $500 SunTrust Off to College Scholarship Sweepstakes!

 

High school seniors or college undergraduates can enter.  There is no GPA or financial need requirement.

 

Students can enter one time per entry period at www.suntrust.com/offtocollege 

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