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    These are only a sample of available scholarships.  Be sure to visit one of the many scholarship websites listed below and be sure to check out the scholarship opportunities available at the college you will be attending.  For assistance, please contact Teri Keeney.


    Deadline   The deadline to apply is by midnight September 3, 2021.* 

    **One entry per student.

    A+ Construction & Remodeling is a Design & Build Firm specializing in General Home Improvement, providing a full range of services anywhere from small design projects to full kitchen remodeling in Sacramento and home remodeling in Sacramento. We have extensive experience in home renovations and construction. Our hardworking team and commitment to deliver outstanding quality of work continually shines through every project we complete.

    Scholarship Details and Entry

    We strive to help students looking to pursue higher education in the field of construction with a scholarship to help with educational expenses such as tuition or books. We are awarding a $1,000 scholarship to one student to support his/her education. To be eligible for this scholarship, students must submit 2,000 word essay on one of the following topics:

    • How does technology affect the construction/remodeling industry?
    • How do home remodeling projects benefit American families?

    Submissions will be judged based on creativity, quality of information and originality.

    How to enter

    Who is eligible?   Full-time students currently accepted to or enrolled at an American two- or four-year college or university with a cumulative GPA of 3.0.
    How to apply   Submit the following information at info@a-plus-construction.com by September 3, 2021 midnight.
    • Full name, Address, Email
    • College/university you are attending with proof of enrollment
    • The 2,000 word essay
    How will we announce the winner?    We will review all submissions and the winner will be selected on October 1, 2021. Winner will be contacted via email provided. The scholarship funds will be distributed by December 1, 2021.

     


    Help build a better California: Better Together STEM Scholarship 

    PG&E is awarding scholarships to help further STEM studies of students in California. 

     20 scholarships of $10,000 each and 20 scholarships of $2,500 each are available to high school seniors, current college students, veterans and adults returning to school who are PG&E customers at the time of application and are pursuing a degree in one of the following STEM disciplines: 

    • Engineering (electrical, mechanical, industrial, environmental, power and/or energy) 
    • Computer Science/Information Systems 
    • Cyber Security 
    • Environmental Sciences 

    Applicants must plan to enroll in full-time undergraduate study for the entire 2021-2022 academic year and be pursuing their first undergraduate degree at an accredited 4-year school in California. 

     Deadline to apply is June 1, 2021 at pge.com/scholarships.  

    Click here to download a flyer.


      Scholarship opportunity for residents of Placer County.  The Law Day/The Tim Coffin Scholarship


    NEW DEADLINE:  MAY 15, 2021

    First Prize – $1,500 with presentation of the essay at the PCBA Annual Dinner, date TBA
    Second Prize – $1,000
    Third Prize – $500

    In 1958 President Eisenhower proclaimed the first Law Day a "day of national dedication to the principle of
    government under law." The Placer County Bar Association invites you to celebrate this enduring principle
    and submit an application and essay for the Tim Coffin Scholarship, awarded each year by the PCBA.

    Theme of Essay – “Advancing the Rule of Law Now”

    See flyer for details. 
     

    6th Annual Epic Flight Academy Aviation Scholarship Awards

    • Open to current high school juniors and seniors for flight training and seniors for aircraft mechanics
    • Awarding 4 scholarships ($20,000 and $5,000 for flight training; $20,000 each for 2 aircraft mechanics)
    • Deadline to apply is October 1, 2021
    • Read about scholarship recipient Ryan Groel who completed his Commercial Pilot License just 7 weeks after graduating from high school!
    Full details and links to the online application forms are available at:
    https://epicflightacademy.com/aviation-scholarship/

     


    NEW $2,500 Scholarship from Cirkled In!

     Happy Spring! We are almost at the end of this school year and we are excited to announce the final $2,500 quarterly scholarship for this school year. We encourage you to share this opportunity with your students. 

    Due Date: June 30th, 2021.

    Eligible Candidates: 8th - 12th grade students

    Apply Here

     This scholarship will be given directly to the winner. They can use these funds for any educational purposes, from books to summer enrichment to a new laptop. This scholarship is NOT need based, nor is any minimum GPA required. It's easy and free to apply.

    Scholarship Flyer 

    schoalrship Apr- June 2021
     

    Unique Scholarship Opportunities from Going Merry
     
    Scholarships with Few Applications
     
    For students planning to go into Social Work
    $1000 for 3 recipients
    Due April 30
    <20 applications so far
     
    For all high school students. To apply, students will need to learn about the "Stop the Bleed" first aid response campaign and then write an essay or make a video about it.
    $500 to $3000, 3 recipients
    Due May 8
    <15 applications so far
     
    For children of parents who have been on the frontline of the COVID pandemic this year (as healthcare workers, police officers, supermarket cashiers, or food delivery workers, etc.)
    $1000, 2 recipients
    Due May 8
    < 20 applications so far
     
    Broad eligibility scholarships with upcoming deadlines
     
    For students who care about the environment
    $150
    Due April 30
     
    For students with diagnosed mental illnesses (ADHD, Depression, Anxiety, etc.)
    $1000
    Due April 30
     
    Open to all students
    $1500
    Due May 1
     
    For students with entrepreneurial spirit, who plan to start their own business
    $500
    Due May 1

     


    Scholarship opportunity for residents of Placer County. 

    The Law Day/The Tim Coffin Scholarship

    NEW DEADLINE:  MAY 15, 2021

    First Prize – $1,500 with presentation of the essay at the PCBA Annual Dinner, date TBA
    Second Prize – $1,000
    Third Prize – $500

    In 1958 President Eisenhower proclaimed the first Law Day a "day of national dedication to the principle of
    government under law." The Placer County Bar Association invites you to celebrate this enduring principle
    and submit an application and essay for the Tim Coffin Scholarship, awarded each year by the PCBA.

    Theme of Essay – “Advancing the Rule of Law Now”

    See flyer for details. 


    ACF Visionary Scholarship

    Deadline is May 1, 2021

    All high school students (grades 9-12) are eligible to apply.
     
     Click here for the flyer and to apply

     


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    For a  list of construction-related scholarships, click HERE

    For a list of Construction Related Post-Secondary Programs, click HERE

     


    College Freshman Scholarships Available

    The Sacramento State Alumni Association awards one or more scholarships of $3,000 annually from the Alumni Scholarship Fund to high school seniors planning to attend Sacramento State. Applicants need not be related to members of the Alumni Association or graduates of Sacramento State.

    The members of the Alumni Association value the education and experiences gained in their years at Sacramento State. These scholarships were created out of their desire to assist superior students in attending this great University. The expectation is that the recipient will contribute to the success of the University and will graduate to be a productive member of society and an active Alumni Association member.

    MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS
    An applicant for selection of this award must:
    •Have a cumulative high school grade point average of 3.7 or better
    •Have been accepted to attend Sacramento State
    •Must carry a full-time course load of 12+ units/semester

    For more information Click Here 

     


    California-Hawaii Elks Association

    CALIFORNIA-HAWAII ELKS ASSOCIATION

    Deadlines vary depending on acceptance into Vocational Program

    Vocational Grant Application

    Info Flyer

    Website

     

     


     Abbott and Fenner Scholarship Program

    Scholarship Deadline   -  June 12, 2021.

    $1,000 Scholarship

    Abbott & Fenner Business Consultants are pleased to be able to continue with our scholarship program for the 15th year.
     
    Application Process
    Students will submit an essay on the topic that appears on the scholarship page of the website:  http://www.abbottandfenner.com/scholarships.htm
    Full details are available on our site.

     


     The 2021 Ponton Law Scholarship
     
    This scholarship is now available to any high school senior in the United States that desires to apply. More information can be found on our scholarship application below:

    Deadline: July 31, 2021

    2021 Distracted Driving Scholarship
     
    Deadline:  May 1, 2021
     
    This scholarship is available to all incoming college freshmen in the United States that desire to apply. More information can be found on the scholarship website below (scroll 1/2 down and the information can be found on the right side of the page)

    Submission Opens: March 1st, 2021
     
    Submission Closes: May 1st, 2021
     
    Winner Announced: June 2021

    Award Amount: $1,000

    Application and essay informationhttps://www.torhoermanlaw.com/st-louis-car-accident-lawyer/

     Southern Oregon University Scholarship Opportunities

    Scholarship Flyer


      PB & J Scholarship

    Deadline:  May 31, 2021

     For students who will be attending an accredited 2-year or 4-year college in the U.S. who have experienced personal challenges that may not have allowed them to perform well academically (high GPA is not needed to qualify).

    Complete the application and a transcript and 2 letters of recommendation required


    City Property Management HOA Service Scholarship

    Deadline:   July 31, 2021
    Award Amount:   $1000

    Scholarship Application and Details


    PEO California Scholarships for Women

    Specific regional instructions info sheet

    https://www.peocalifornia.org/


    Scholarships through Going Merrygoingmerry.com

    This is an example of the Going Merry scholarship search website:


    College Board Opportunity Scholarships

    Juniors and Seniors who sign up at Opportunity.collegeboard.org and complete one or more steps can qualify for #OpportunityScholarships this month!

    Go to opportunity.collegeboard.org for details and to check out the steps that qualify you to win scholarships


    Where do I find Scholarships?

    • In the College & Career Center and on the College & Career Center Website
    • RJUHSD Local Scholarship Program Feb. 1-28
    • Organizations your family is connected to – Local businesses, clubs, unions, banks, churches, parent's place of employment.
    • Check your intended college’s website under financial aid/scholarships.
    • Online searches – be sure they are FREE. Here a few…
    1. Financial Aid on the Web: finaid.org
    2. Salle Mae Scholarships: https://www.salliemae.com/college-planning/college-scholarships/
    3. College Board: https://bigfuture.collegeboard.org/pay-for-college/grants-scholarships
    4. College Board Opportunity Scholarships: https://opportunity.collegeboard.org/
    5. Going Merry - Scholarship Match website - Various Deadlines
    6. Wired Scholar: wiredscholar.com
    7. com: www.gocollege.com
    8. Search for Scholarships: scholarships360.org
    9. FastWeb Scholarship Search - various deadlines
    10. Scholarship Search:  Scholarships.com 
    11. Collegexpress Scholarship Search -  Collegexpress.com - Various scholarships and deadlines
    12. Native American Scholarship Opportunities - Various Deadlines
    13. Navy - NROTC
    14. Be Bold Scholarship

    15.  NACME Scholarships

    16.  Women's Ministries Scholarship

    17.  NSHSS Stem Scholarships

    18.  Horatio Alger Scholarship

    19.  Coca Cola Scholars Foundation

    20. Unusual scholarships

    21. Prestigious scholarships and fellowships
    22. Full tuition academic scholarships
    23. Scholarships for average students
    24. Community service scholarships
    25. Scholarships for Hispanic and Latino students
    26. Cancer scholarships
    27. Athletic scholarships