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Scholarship Opportunities & Links

Please contact the College Counseling Office for further information: 954-262-4406 or 954-262-4532

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Scholarship Opportunities

AES Engineering Scholarship

Arts for Life! Scholarship

  • $1000 each will be awarded to the winners
  • The Arts for Life! scholarship program is accepting applications.  Annually, Arts for Life! recognizes 25 graduating high school seniors from across Florida for outstanding achievement in the arts.  Recipients receive a $1,000 cash scholarship towards their pursuit of the arts in higher education.  To apply visit: http://artsforlifeaward.org/apply/

Best Buy Scholarship Program

Best Mattress Review Scholarship

Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation

  • Applicant must demonstrate financial need, leadership, high academic achievement, service
  • Applicants must be nominated by a school official
  • Visit: http://www.gmsp.org/ for more information

Boston University

Trustee Scholarship
Alexander Graham Bell Scholarship
  • For students with math and science backgrounds
  • Students should be in the top 10% of the class, with an average SAT score of 1530
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Scholarship
  • Provides four-year, full tuition scholarships for students with proven leadership abilities and a strong commitment to social justice and community involvement
  • Students should be in the top 5% of the class, with a GPA of 3.7 and SATs of 1350.
Presidential Scholarship

For all other Boston University Scholarship Opportunities, please refer to: http://www.bu.edu/admissions/apply/costs-aid-scholarships/scholarships/presidential/

Brandeis University Lerman-Neubauer Fellowship Program

  • Up to 20 students may qualify for this program, which includes a $3500 stipend for summer research or internship
  • High achieving students will be considered for this
  • Selected students will have access to challenging seminars; ongoing academic programming and exclusive access to on and off-campus resources
  • Please visit: www.brandeis.edu/acserv/lerman-neubauer/ for additional information

Bronfman Youth Fellowship Scholarship

26 outstanding North American teenagers are selected for the Bronfman Youth Fellowship in Israel. High School juniors who will be 16 years old by July 2013 are eligible for this fellowship. For application details, please visit www.bronfman.org.

Broward County Gator Club

Buick Achievers Scholarship

  • Awards: up to $25,000
  • This scholarship is open to all high school seniors who plan to major in a field of study that focuses on engineering, technology, design or business, with an interest in the automotive industry.
  • Deadline: TBA
  • Visit: http://www.buickachievers.com/ for more information

Burger King Scholars Program

Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation, Inc.

  • Award is for $10,000-$20,000, 250 awards are issued annually
  • Offers scholarships to students who demonstrate leadership, commitment to community, and academic achievement
  • Deadline: TBA
  • Apply online at: www.coca-colascholars.org

The Coolidge Scholarship

  • Juniors can apply now for a full ride, four-your merit scholarship to any American university!
  • The Coolidge Scholarship is a one-of-a-kind full ride presidential scholarship that covers a student's tuition, room, board, and expenses for four fours of undergraduate study.
  • For more information go to: CoolidgeScholars.org
  • The application deadline for juniors is March 18, 2016.

Daughters of the American "Christopher Columbus Essay Contest"

This essay contest is open for students in grades 9-12. The national winner will be awarded $1200; second place will be awarded $500; third place will be awarded $300.

Please see the College Counseling Office for detailed information.

Elie Wiesel Foundation for Humanity

  • First prize is $500--$5000
  • Five awards are issued annually
  • Applicants must write essay about an ethical dilemma related to the topic
  • Deadline: TBA

The Friends of Green Cay Nature Center

The Friends of Green Cay Nature Center is announcing a one- time only $4,000 scholarship to graduating seniors who reside in either Palm Beach or Broward County who will be pursuing a career in the environmental sciences. The deadline for submitting the application is: April 22, 2016 at 3:00p.m. The application can be found at: http://www.pbcgov.com/parks/nature/green_cay_nature_center/scholarship.htm.

GE-Ronald Regan Foundation Scholarship

In honor of the legacy and character of President Ronald Reagan.

  • Program annually rewards up to 20 college-bound students who demonstrate exemplary leadership, drive, integrity, and citizenship.
  • $10,000 renewable scholarships (up to $40,000 per recipient).  
  • Deadline: TBA
  • Additional information, eligibility requirements, and an application link are available at: http://www.reaganfoundation.org/GE-RFScholarships.aspx.

Geisinger Scholarship

For students who have applied to the University of Michigan, College of Engineering.

  • Awarded to non-Michigan resident students from selected geographical areas.
  • $20,000 per year renewable annual award (Based on student maintaining a 3.0 GPA in the College of Engineering)
  • Deadline: TBA
  • For further information please visit the ESO website.

Greater Plantation Chamber of Commerce Scholarship Application

  • 3.0 GPA
  • Full-time Plantation resident
  • Essay about educational goals, school and community activities, and/or work experience
  • Financial need or special considerations may be considered
  • Minimum of two letters of recommendation

*Please see the college counselors for further information

Foundation Scholarship

A scholarship will be awarded to a student who plans on attending college, who is in financially, and has made a difference in the community.

  • Student must be a legal resident of the U.S.
  • Attend a high school in Hallandale Beach or Aventura
  • And/or be a resident of Hallandale Beach or Aventura communities for more than one year at the time of application
  • Must have a certified grade point average of 3.0 (unweighted) or higher
  • Must have made a significant contribution to the community through service
  • The application can be accessed through: www.rotaryhba.org

Johnson Scholarship Foundation

  • Applicants should be applying to enter college in the fall of 2010
  • Applicants should be either children of UPS employees or students who have disabilities and plan to attend a Florida State University
  • Deadline: TBA
  • Visit: www.jsf.bz for more information

Miami Heat Scholarship

  • $2500 to seniors attending schools in Broward, Palm Beach and Miami-Dade.
  • Determined by academic performance, sports activity, comm. service and financial need.
  • Requires recommendation letters from schools and volunteer sites.
  • Deadline: TBA
  • Send application to: Miami Heat Scholarships, c/o Ralph Leon, 601 Biscayne BLVD, Miami Fl 33132
  • Please refer to: www.nba.com/heat/media/heat_scholarship_application_2013.pdf

The National Council of Jewish Women (NCJW), Inc.

  • The Northwest Broward Section seeks to identify two women in Broward County who have the qualities to become our Jewish leaders of tomorrow
  • Applicants must be enrolled in 11th or 12th grade
  • Applicants must reside in Broward County
  • One winner will be awarded $1000 towards tuition
  • Please contact the College Counseling Office for more information, or email: Janetsol@aol.com

Nestle Very Best in Youth Award

  • In partnership with HOBY, this award is for students who are making a difference in their communities.
  • Deadline: TBA
  • Please call: 818-549-6677 for more information

Pepsi Hispanic Heritage Program

  • Offers 30 scholarships to assist with undergraduate and graduate studies
  • 5 scholarships are worth $5000 each; 25 scholarships are worth $500 each
  • Deadline: TBA
  • Please visit: www.buildurdestiny.com for additional information

The Princeton Prize in Race Relations

  • The Princeton Prize in Race Relations recognizes students who are helping improve race relations in their schools or communities.
  • Apply online: pprize.princeton.edu.
  • Application deadline: January 31, 2016

Prudential Spirit Community Awards

  • Offered to students in grades 9-12 who have engaged in a volunteer activity.  We can nominate 1 student from the Upper School. 
  • Deadline: TBA

Robertson Scholars Leadership Program

The Ron Brown Scholar Program

  • Awards academically talented African American students
  • Awards scholarships up to $10,000 per year for four years
  • Deadline: TBA
  • Please visit: www.ronbrown,org for more information and an application

University of Florida Lombardi Scholarship Program

University of Miami

George W. Jenkins Scholarship
  • Four year scholarship awarded to students based on academic merit, financial need, and an essay that demonstrates overcoming adversity
  • Minimum GPA of 3.75
  • Deadline: TBA
  • Please stop by the College Counseling Office for more information
Ronald A. Hammond Scholarship
  • Four year, full tuition scholarship awarded to students of all racial and ethnic backgrounds
  • Students must have a minimum of: 1250 SAT; 28 ACT; and a strong B+ GPA
  • Selected students will promote Dr. Martin Luther King's dream of a diverse but unified America
  • Students will be first-generation to attend college and students will reside in a single-family home

Zelta Tau Omega of Alpha Kappa Sorority, Inc. Scholarship

  • Applicants must have a minimum 2.7 cumulative GPA at the end of the 1st semester of senior year and plan to pursue a degree at an accredited U.S. postsecondary institution.
  • Postmark Deadline: TBA
  • Please click here for the full requirements, instructions and application.

University of Michigan College of Engineering: The Geisinger Scholarship Program

  • This scholarship will be awarded to first-year students admitted to the College of Engineering at the University of Michigan for the 2017-2018.
  • The scholarship program will provide $20,000 in annual support to students from selected geographical areas.
  • Scholarship applications must be received no later than 5pm, EST, January 17, 2017.
  • For scholarship applications please visit:  http://scholarships.engin.umich.edu/new-students/