Wallowa County Agricultural Resource Foundation Stockgrowers Memorial Scholarship

Purpose:This scholarship is offered to encourage participation in the field of agriculture.  Funds for this scholarship include donations in memory and in honor of men and women who have contributed to the livestock industry in Wallowa County.

Eligibility:

  • To be considered, a student must be enrolled in a school of agriculture, school of forestry, or other natural resource related area of study beyond the high school level.
  • Applicants should be residents of Wallowa County and should have attended school in Wallowa County.
  • Both graduating high school seniors and students presently enrolled in post high school programs are eligible for consideration. (Preference given to applicants with at least college sophomore standing.)

Application Process: Complete the scholarship application form and return it with sealed letters of recommendation, proof of post high school program enrollment and a copy of present school transcripts to the following address, no later than JULY 1, 2017 Scholarship Committee Wallowa County Agricultural Resource Foundation c/o OSU Extension Service 668 NW First Street Enterprise, OR 97828          

Wallowa County Stockgrowers Association Probert-Boucher Memorial Scholarship

Purpose:This scholarship is offered to encourage participation in a field that is directly or indirectly related to agriculture (Examples: Home Economics, Mechanical Engineering,Business, Forestry, Ag. Sciences, etc.) Funds for this scholarship award have been donated by family and friends in memory of Helen Boucher and Jim & C Belle Probert. These individuals encouraged youth to strive for their goals and were known for their generosity in helping Wallowa County students reach their goals and pursue higher education in agriculture and other rural related studies.

Eligibility:

  • To be considered, a student must be enrolled in a school beyond the high school level.
  • Applicants should be residents of Wallowa County and should have attended school in Wallowa County.
  • Both graduating seniors and students presently enrolled in post high school programs are eligible for consideration.

Application Process: Complete the scholarship application form and return it with sealed letters of recommendation, proof of post high school program enrollment, and a copy of present school transcripts, to the following address/location NO LATER than, JULY 1, 2017: Boucher/Probert Memorial Scholarship Committee Wallowa County Stockgrowers Association c/o OSU Extension Service 668 NW First Street Enterprise, OR 97828          

Please look at the attached PDF for more information Stockgrowers & Propert-Boucher Scholarship Application 2017

Due to The Higgins Firm’s passion for public service and desire to encourage those considering entering this arena with the inspiration of Judge Bill Higgins behind them, they are honored to present the Judge Bill Higgins Public Service Scholarship. The scholarship will award $500 to the student that best expresses their thoughts on the importance of public servants with insight and creativity.

Eligibility:

  • This scholarship is offered to any student currently enrolled in an accredited community college, undergraduate, or graduate program in the United States. This includes incoming first-year college students who are high school graduates or possess a GED.
  • The scholarship candidate must possess an interest in public service, as demonstrated by past and present volunteer, professional, and educational experiences.
  • All eligible candidates must be in good academic standing, with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above

 

Deadline July 21

For more information on how to apply, please visit their site https://www.thehigginsfirm.com/judge-bill-higgins-public-service-scholarship.html

  1. Borrow a Friend and a Video Camera (a phone camera qualifies, too!!!)
  2. Borrow a pet (if you don’t have one).
  3. You and your pet  get on the camera and tell us about your favorite memories. Bonus points if your pet actually talks ! (Ok, so we’re kidding on this point. A talking pet might be creepy)
    1. Upload the Video to Youtube
    2. Title the Video “Dog’s By Nina $1,000 “Show And Tell” Scholarship
    • Put a  link to http://www.dogsbynina.com in the description area.
    • Send us the link where we can watch your video to nina@dogsbynina.com
      • Include: Your Name, College Name, College Year, Major, Email and Phone Numbers we can reach you at.

Deadline: July 31st

For more information on how to apply, please visit their site http://www.dogsbynina.com/scholarship/

This Scholarship is available to undergraduate college students that are enrolled at an accredited 4-year university and intend to attend law school following their graduation.  Participants do not need to be pre-law majors.

“Does the use of ride-sharing services such as Uber and Lyft reduce drunk driving car accidents and if so, how?”

Video Essays are welcome.  The winning essay may be on  the Michael P. Fleming & Associates, P.C. website, or social media pages.

Deadline: July 1st

For more information on how to apply, please visit their site http://flemingattorneys.com/pre-law-college-student-scholarship/

Clicks and Clients is thrilled to have the opportunity to give back to our community and students who are interested in becoming part of the ever-evolving, fast-growing industry of digital marketing. Essays are great, but video has been exploding on Facebook and other social media for quite some time. Knowing how to write is important, but being innovative and open minded is just as important when it comes to online marketing. Therefore, we chose video as the format for this scholarship.

Eligibility:

  • US citizen or permanent resident
  • Students must be currently enrolled in a 2 or 4-year college
  • Open to full time students only – 12 or more credit hours at time of deadline
  • Open only to students working 20 hours or more per week.
  • Degree must be in business, public relations, marketing, communications or related field
  • High school senior if already accepted into a college program and who will be a full time student by deadline
  • Scholarship awards will be submitted directly to the college institution that matches the students .edu email address.

Deadline: July 1st

For more information on how to apply, please visit their site http://www.clicksandclients.com/clicks-and-clients-digital-marketing-scholarship/

The Surgent Professional Education Scholarship and Surgent CPA Student Scholarship is open to any currently-enrolled business students working towards an accounting major and currently attending an accredited college or university within the United States. Three winners will be chosen for this scholarship. First prize will receive $1,000, while two runners-up will receive $500 a piece.

“In your own words, describe the differences between management accounting and financial accounting, as well as why both are crucial to a successful business?”

Eligibility:

  • Applicants must be a current student at an accredited college or university within the
    U.S.
  • Applicants must be studying to become an accountant
  • Applicants must have a minimum 2.8 GPA
  • Applicants must submit a copy of their transcript

Deadline: Education scholarship- July 1st

Surgent CPA Student Scholarship- April 15th

Northeast Animal Hospital and Pets In The City, our two veterinary practices in St. Petersburg, Florida, are pleased to offer the Veterinary Science Scholarship. This Scholarship is available in the United States to college students. Although the Scholarship will be presented to an enrolled college student, high school seniors who will be attending college in the fall are also welcome to apply.

Eligibility:

  • Applicant must be pursuing a degree related to veterinary science within the United States.
  • Applicant must plan to attend college by the fall semester.
  • Applicant 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.

Deadline: July 31st

For more information on how to apply, please visit their site http://blogs.oregonstate.edu/scholarships/wp-admin/post-new.php

Persistent educational challenges continue to affect the Hispanic community. Many college-bound Hispanic men and women come from low-income families, and tuition rates for in-state students at public universities have risen 296% over the past 20 years. Fortunately, a number of scholarships and financial aid opportunities are earmarked specifically for this demographic. BestColleges.com developed a holistic financial aid guide specifically for Hispanic and Latino students. We provide context for how students can best take advantage of available resources while offering a comprehensive listing of 30+ scholarship and grant opportunities totaling over $250,000.

For more information on applying for the various scholarships and grants, please visit their site http://www.bestcolleges.com/financial-aid/hispanic-latino-scholarships/

Tuition can add up, but students rarely have to pay full sticker price for their degree. Learn about the financial aid options that can help you lower the cost of your education. Utilize our comprehensive scholarship database to search for more aid opportunities.  Best Colleges provides context for how students can best take advantage of available resources while offering a comprehensive listing of 50+ scholarship and grant opportunities totaling over $800,000.

This includes minority students, single parents, military spouses and children, students with disabilities and several different majors.

For more information on applying for the various scholarships and grants, please visit their site http://www.bestcolleges.com/financial-aid/

Minority students have long been underrepresented at U.S. colleges and universities. There are many complex reasons for lower enrollment and graduation rates among minority students, not the least of which is financial hardship and lack of access to traditional educational support networks.  Best Colleges provides context for how students can best take advantage of available resources while offering a comprehensive listing of 30+ scholarship and grant opportunities totaling over $100,000.

For more information on applying for the various scholarships and grants, please visit their site

Financial Aid Opportunities for Minority Students