Freedom Alliance Scholarship Fund applicants must be one of the following:
The dependent son or daughter of a U.S. Soldier, Sailor, Airman, Guardsman or Marine who has become permanently disabled as a result of an operational mission or training accident.
The dependent son or daughter of a U.S. Soldier, Sailor, Airman, Guardsman or Marine who has been killed in action.
The dependent son or daughter of a U.S. Soldier, Sailor, Airman, Guardsman or Marine who has been classified as a Prisoner of War (POW) or Missing in Action (MIA).
All applicants must also meet the following eligibility requirements in order to qualify for a Freedom Alliance scholarship.
Currently in their senior year of high school, a high school graduate or a currently enrolled full time undergraduate student.
Under the age of 26 at the time of application.
For more information, visit: http://www.fascholarship.com/
TN Concrete Association High School Essay Contest
This contest is open to all high school students ages 16-18. Essays must be typed, double-spaced and not to exceed 600 words. Submit a hard copy of the essay with an entry form. Essays will be judged on content and writing ability.
Essay Idea Starters:
Concrete's positive effects on environment, the job market, etc.
Concrete's benefits to society.
Concrete is green.
*Entries must be submitted by Monday, December 2, 2013. Visit the JCHS Counseling Office to pick up an essay contest entry form.*
Horatio Alger Association Scholarship
To qualify, you must be a current high school senior and have at least a 2.0 GPA and require financial assistance to go to college. Desired applicants should be involved in co-curricular and community service activities., as well as display integrity and perseverance in overcoming adversity. The application deadline is October 25, 2013.
For more information and to apply, visit: https://www.horatioalger.org/scholarships/index.cfm