Private Scholarships

Scholarship/Honor Opportunities

Check out the information below for scholarship opportunities. 

These will be listed by the due date and be removed as they expire.   


 Batesville Optimist Club      

 $250    (2 Awards)    

Deadline:  April 25, 2017  

Allow time for mailing!!!!

For application:  Click Here    

 


THE ARGENTA READING SERIES

HIGH SCHOOL WRITING CONTEST

Presented by the William F. Laman Public Library System of North Little Rock

Winner will receive $1,000.

DEADLINE:

Entries for the 2017 contest must be received by 11.59 p.m. April 21. Finalists will be notified no later than May 1, 2017.

For more information:  Click Here    


Heather Wilf Memorial Scholarship Application

$1000

Eligibility for the Heather Wilf Memorial Scholarship will be exclusive to a Midland High School graduating senior meeting the following criteria:

  1. Be an agriculture completer through the Midland Ag Program
  2. Attend Arkansas State University (ASU), the University of Arkansas (UA) or Southern Arkansas University (SAU) as your post-secondary school.  The community colleges included in these University systems also qualify.
  3. Graduate high school with a minimum 2.0 GPA on a 4 point grading scale.

For Application:  Click Here           Deadline:  April 26, 2017 3:00 pm  Counselor’s office


 Textbook Brokers


We are excited to share information about a scholarship opportunity for all incoming  freshman beginning classes in the fall semester of 2017.  Textbook Brokers, located in Conway, AR, is offering 5 full textbook rental scholarships (all fall 2017 required textbooks paid).  

This scholarship is available to any first-time freshman attending the University of Central ArkansasCentral Baptist College, or the University of Arkansas Community College at Morrilton.  

To apply for these scholarships all the student must do is (1) visit our website https://conwaybooks.com ,   (2) click on the "New Student Scholarship" tab, then (3) complete and submit the online application. Supporting documents, recommendation letters, and essays are NOT a requirement.  Students may submit an application until 11:59 pm on May 7, 2017

 


Glynn Sharp Scholarship

The Glynn Sharp Scholarship will award a scholarship for $250 to a Midland High School graduating senior who goes on to higher education.  A personal interview may be required as part of the application process.  Deadline:  May 5, 2017 @ 12:00 noon in counselor’s office.

For application:  Click Here    


Pleasant Plains Exxon Scholarship 

$500 

Deadline:  May 5, 2017  at 3:00 PM  

For any Midland High School Senior who plans to major in a science or mathmatics field (examples include teaching, nursing, engineering, etc.).  This is a SECOND semester scholarship.

In order to apply for this scholarship, prepare a resume with the following categories:  

  • Clubs/Activities/Awards/Offices Held - descriptions with dates
  • Academic Plans and Career Goals - write a paragraph that describes your academic plans and goals
  • Community Volunteer Services - descriptions of volunteer works performed with dates
  • Official Transcript - attached to the back of the resume

Turn in your resume with transcript to the Counselor or the High School office no later than 3:00 p.m. on May 5, 2017.

Please see the counselor if you need an example of a resume.


UACCB Institutional Scholarships

Deadline:  March 1, 2017

Click the link below to see if you qualify!

http://www.uaccb.edu/foundation/scholarships


UCA Institutional Scholarships

Going to UCA?  There are numerous UCA scholarships available!  You must have been accepted to UCA and have a “B” number (found on your admissions letter) to apply.

http://uca.edu/foundation/foundation-scholarships/

Deadline:  March 11, 2017                          Amount:  Varies

 


 

ASU Jonesboro Institutional Scholarships

Deadline: Various - December 1, 2016 -  February 15, 2017

Click the link below.....there are several that will require additional clicks.

http://www.astate.edu/a/finaid/types-of-finaid/scholarships/    


 

 



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