Des Moines Municipal Schools

Scholarship Information

Scholarships with deadlines in :January - FebruaryMarch - AprilMay - June November - December

Scholarship Contact Information To Qualify Deadline
January      

Burger King

Website

Visit website for more information.

Jan. 10,2011

Kaiser Permanent Health Care Career Scholarship

For an application visit Website
Print application and teacher nomination form.

129 students pursuing a health career to receive $2000. 2.5 gpa minimum, preference given to 1st generation-college-bound student, financial need, speaks English plus a second language, is a member of a ethnic group underrepresented in a health profession.

Jan. 14

Sam Walton Community Scholarship

Applications must be submitted online by 5:00 p.m., central time, January 31, 2011.
Website

Ccriteria listed on the website.

Jan. 31 2011

The National Honor Society Scholarship

NHS & NJHS
1904 Association Drive
Reston, VA 20191
Phone: (703)860-0200
Fax: (703)476-5432
Website

The National Honor Society Scholarship program is a nomination process. Students cannot apply but must be nominated through their high school National Honor Society chapter. Nomination forms cannot be sent to students or parents but must be obtained through the high school NHS Chapter Adviser. If you are a high school senior, a member in good standing of your school’s National Honor Society chapter, and wish to be considered for nomination, contact your local high school NHS Chapter Adviser. Visit website for more details.

The postmark deadline Jan. 14, 2011.

February      

Dan and Lucille Wood Athletic Scholarship

NMAA c/o Mario Martinez
6600 Palomas Ave.  NE
Albuquerque , NM 8710
(505)923-3275
mmartinez@nmact.org

Senior participated in at least 1 NMAA sanctioned sport sophomore, and junior years and 2 senior year
GPA 3.0

Feb. 12

Pursuing Victory With Honor Scholarship

NMAA c/o Mario Martinez
6600 Palomas Ave.  NE
Albuquerque , NM 8710
(505)923-3275
mmartinez@nmact.org

NM senior who has exhibited sportsmanship by Pursuing Victory With Honor.

Feb. 12

Extraordinary Participation Scholarship

NMAA c/o Mario Martinez
6600 Palomas Ave.  NE
Albuquerque , NM 8710
(505)923-3275
mmartinez@nmact.org

NM senior who actively participated in a least one NMAA sport and at least one NMAA activity throughout high school career
GPA 3.0

Feb. 12

Elks – Legacy Awards

Applications and more information:
Website

Any child or grandchild of a living Elk who joined the order on or before April 1 is eligible to apply for the Elks National Foundation Legacy Award. The applicant must be a high school senior and apply through the related member’s Elk Lodge. SAT or ACT test scores are required

Feb. 1

ESA Foundation Scholarships
$500-$7500

This foundation offers a variety of scholarships; there is a $5 processing fee per application, 3 application limit.
Each scholarship has specific criteria. Go to Website to view scholarships.

Students must have a 3.0 GPA; show leadership skills, scholastic ability, good character and financial need.

Feb. 1

ELKS Association Vocational Grant
$900- $1500

Website
Drop off at local Elks.

Students seeking a two-year degree,vocational certificate program or a training school should apply

Feb. 28

Horsemen;
Thoroughbread; Other racing scholarships

Website

See web for details.

Feb. 28

Springer Electric Cooperative

Parents must currently be member of Coop. Students must be enrolling or currently enrolled in any post secondary institution, having at least a one year degree program. Must be enrolling in full time graduate or undergraduate course of study.

See Mrs. Doherty for application.

Feb. 4

AXA Achievement Community Scholarship

Website

Students must possess ambition and drive, determination to set and reach goals, respect for self, family and community and ability to succeed in college

Feb. 15

NMCSA Scholarship Award

Mail applications to:
NMCSA COE,
MSC05 3040
1UNM
Albquerque, NM 87131
Website

Graduating Senior from NM GPA of 3.0 or above. Preference will be given to those entering a field of education.

Feb. 14

Betty Montoya Gift of Life Scholarship

Website

New Mexico High school Senior GPA of 2.0 or better.

Feb. 14

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