Scholarships
Albert Yanni Scholarship
Scholarships of $2,000 each will be awarded to student selected by a committee of State department of Education personnel. Applicants must have a 3.0 GPA, must have completed a least four units in a single, approved technical concentration (at MOVTI such as nursing, drafting, etc. ) and must be planning to pursue post secondary education. Applications available in counselors office. 
WV PUMPKIN FESTIVAL SCHOLARSHIP
THE WV PUMPKIN FESTIVAL IS OFFERING THREE (3) SCHOLARSHIPS FOR STUDENTS ENTERING A PUBLIC WV COLLEGE OR UNIVERSITY IN THE FALL OF 2014. SCHOLARSHIP IS 2000.00. APPLICATIONS ARE AVAILABLE AT WWW.WVPUMPKINPARK.COM OR SEE THE COUNSELING OFFICE. 
The American Legion High School Oratorical Scholarship Program
All High School Students The American Legion High School Oratorical Scholarship Program...A Constitutional Speech Contest....Contest is opened to All students 9th-12th Grades. More information Contact: The American Legion Dept of WV P.O. Box 3191 Charleston, WV 25332  304-343-7591...wvlegion@suddenlinkmail.com or Your Local American Legion 
OJ Stout Scholarship
OJ Stout Scholarship is a scholarship for male Senior students at SMHS...see counselor for application. Must have 2.0 GPA 
Concord University
Concord University Bonner Scholars Program. This program is bases on a four-year award that provides students with a total of $17,000 for educational expenses. The application can be found on-line at www.concord.edu/admissions/scholarships/bonner-scholars-program. Must be submitted by February 1st. 
Mark Ware Construction Education Scholarship:
Construction-related fields or professions including, but not limited to, electrical, plumbing, HVAC, masonry, painting, carpentry, architecture, or construction management.· The recipient of this scholarship will be awarded $1,000.

For more information about the Mark Ware Construction Education Scholarship, please contact me at 304-346-8791 or kryan@abcwv.org.



 
American Power Foundation

Through the generosity of the American Electric Power Foundation the Horatio Alger Association is pleased to be able to offer a state scholarship program in our state for the second consecutive year. Students who apply will be considered for both the national scholarship and the state scholarship program.

Last year six students from West Virginia were awarded $5000 each. Students should apply online at www.horatioalger.org/scholarships.  Essays are required so students need to get started ASAP.

If you have questions please contact me. My cell phone number is 304-541-0666. I am currently working as a substitute counselor for Sarah Barnes at Hurricane High. My number at Hurricane High School is 304-562-9851 ext 208.

Linda Clark,

WV Field Director

 
Italian Descent Scholarship
John and Mildred Peluso Scholarship: $1000 scholarship for student of Italian descent attending WVU

see counselor for application
 
Print and Graphics Scholarship
Print and Graphics Scholarship Foundation: For students who are interested in a career in graphic communications and will enroll in college. Amount: $1,000 - $5,000. Either phone 412-259-1740 or visit www.printing.org Deadline: April 1, 2012 
Junior Duck Stamp Contest
Junior Duck Stamp Contest - U. S. Fish and Wildlife Service: For students K-12. Submit an original design which will be used to produce the Federal Junior Duck Stamp. Amount: $500 - $5,000. Either phone 703-358-1784 or visit www.fws.gov/juniorduck Deadline: March 15, 2012 
National Art Materials Trade Association Scholarship
National Art Materials Trade Association Scholarship Plan to major in the field of visual arts, such as painting, drawing, sketching, sculpture, art education or other creative art fields, excluding music, film or the performing arts. For more information, either phone 704-892-6244 or visitwww.namta.org Deadline: March 1, 2012 
Doodle 4 Google
Doodle 4 Google: A competition for K-12 students to use their artistic talents to think big and redesign Google's homepage logo using the theme: "If I could travel in time, I'd visit. . ." Amount: $5,000 - $30,000. Visit www.google.com/doodle4google Deadline: March 23, 2012 
Underwood-Smith Teacher Scholarship Program

Underwood-Smith Teacher Scholarship Program is a student financial aid program designed to enable and encourage students to pursue teaching careers at the pre-school, elementary, middle or secondary school level.

Undergraduate and graduate scholarships, not to exceed $5,000 per academic year, are awarded on the basis of academic qualifications and interest in teaching. The purpose of the program is to assist West Virginians interested in obtaining a teaching certificate and committed to the pursuit of a teaching career in West Virginia's public schools. Due to limited funding, priority is given to junior, senior, and graduate students.

Applications

The deadline to apply for the Underwood-Smith Teacher Scholarship is March 1, 2014.

go secure.cfwv.com to apply
 
Settlers Bank
Settlers Bank Marietta College Scholarship. The scholarship is in the amount of $2,000 per year and may be renewed for an additional three years. Students must be accepted for enrollment at Marietta college. Please see a counselor of go to www.settlersbank.com for application 
WV Wesleyan
Scholarships for New Students Enrolling Fall 2014/ Spring 2015 go to www.wvwc.edu 
Alton and Bettie Smith Scholarship
A scholarship for any SMHS student continuing education through Technical School, 2-4 year college; apprenticiship or work program.  Please see attached application 
1,000 A GPA Isn't Everything

$1,000 "A GPA Isn't Everything" Monthly Scholarship!

Apply now and be eligible for the $1,000 "A GPA Isn't Everything" scholarship. Act now as the deadline for this scholarship is November 30th, 2013.

visit http://www.cappex.com for more information
 
2,000 Student-Athlete Scholarship

$2,000 Student-Athlete Scholarship

The $2,000 CaptainU Student-Athlete Scholarship is open to all student-athletes (Freshmen – Seniors + Junior College) who plan to attend a 4 year college.

Requirement :Students must be currently enrolled in high-school or junior college

visit: http://www.captainu.com

 
$2,000 No Essay College Scholarship

$2,000 “No Essay” College Scholarship

NEXT DEADLINE:

November 30th
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Winner notified by December 15th
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go to: https://collegeprowler.com
 
Free Christian College Scholarship

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By completing the request form you will receive the FREE Christian college and university information you request and be entered in the $2,500.00 Christian college scholarship drawing. For drawing details, you may review the drawing rules page.

Once you have completed this request form and reviewed the schools of interest, you may take advantage of the FREE Christian College Scholarship Search. The participating schools provided over $150 Million in scholarships and grants to students last year alone!

http://www.christianconnector.com
 
$7,500 Scholarship

Enter for free by creating a SALT account! go to:
http://smackdown.valorebooks.com

SALT,™ the free non-profit-backed resource for tackling your student debt, is combining powers with ValoreBooks to help you pay way less for your education-$7,500 less, to be exact! That's $7,500 in student loan payments you can use to get debt-free faster.

 
Glenville State College
Glenville State College is now recruiting students for the GSC honors Program for Fall 2014. Glenville State College is looking for students who are academically motivated and interested in becoming in GSC's academic culture. Students interested please see your school counselor. 
WV STATE SCHOOLS OF CHARACTER APPLICATION
WV STATE SCHOOLS OF CHARACTER APPLICATION FOR THE 2014 YEAR IS NOW AVAILABLE. PLEASE USE THE FOLLOWING LINK HTTP://WWW.MARSHALL.EDU/COE/WVSSOC/INDEX.HTML TO ACCESS INFORMATION RELATED TO THE APPLICATION AND THE AWARD. 
HIGH SCHOOL BUSINESS PLAN COMPETITION
HIGH SCHOOL BUSINESS PLAN COMPETITION

PRIZE 1: $10,000 SCHOLARSHIP

SEE COUNSELOR FOR MORE INFORMATION
 
EQT STUDENTS OF EXCELLENCE SCHOLARSHIP
EQT STUDENTS OF EXCELLENCE SCHOLARSHIP; ONE STUDENT FROM EVERY COUNTY IS ELIGIBLE TO WIN A 1,000 OR WIN A FULL RIDE SCHOLARSHIP WORK $18,000 A YEAR. 

To learn about the scholarship or to nominate a student, go to http://www.statejournal.com/category/244479/students-of-excellence-2012-nomination-form.

Self-nominations are accepted.

To learn about the scholarship or to nominate a student, go to http://www.statejournal.com/category/244479/students-of-excellence-2012-nomination-form.

Self-nominations are accepted.

 
PROMISE SCHOLARSHIP

PROMISE Scholarship

The PROMISE Scholarship is a merit-based financial aid program for West Virginia residents. Students who achieve certain academic goals are eligible to receive funds to help pay for college. Eligible high school graduates will receive annual awards up to $4,750 to cover the cost of tuition and mandatory fees at public or independent institutions in West Virginia.

GO TO CFWV.COM FOR MORE INFORMATION OR TO APPLY
 
Fairmont Sate University Scholarship
The Charles J. McClain Presidential Scholarship is Fairmont's State's premier academic scholarship and is awarded to three of the state's top high school seniors.  to apply go to www.fsuforme.com/mcclain 
WV PTA Scholarship
WV PTA has scholarships opportunties for Seniors at SMHS...please see counselor for Rules and Regulations and application packet 
Daughter of the American Revolution
The Daughters of the American Revolution scholarships are available online at www.dar.org 
Prudential Spirit of Community Award
Prudential Spirit of Community Award is available online at http://spirit.prudential.com Deadline is Nov. 5th 
Coca-Cola Scholarship
Coca-Cola Scholarship is available. For more information and application, visit http://www.coca-colascholarsfoundation.org/applicants. Deadline is Oct. 31 
West Liberty University
For a complete list of available West List University scholarships, please visit http://www.westliberty.edu/financial-aid/ 
18th Annual WV Lions Youth Camps
Winners receive: At least two applicants will receive $1500 travel grants. Others will be awarded if funds are available. 
Scholarships for WVU students
WVU awards numerous academic scholarships to incoming freshmen. Please see the below listed scholarships for WV residents who are attending WVU. 
Mining Engineering major at WVU scholarship
Scholarship for $2,000 per school year for upper classmen who have declared Mining Engineering as their major. 
Marietta College
Scholarships for Marietta College 
Marietta College
Information regarding Marietta College Scholarships 
2013-2014 SunTrust Scholarship
2013-2014 SunTrust off to college scholarship sweepstakes 
$2,000 Seniors and Technology Scholarship

$2,000 Seniors and Technology Scholarship. 

Share this stat with friends and you’ll be entered for the scholarship. That’s it! No essay or minimum GPA


 
$4,000 Save a Life Scholarship
Organize an event for people to join the bone marrow donor registry and you'll be entered to win a $4,000 scholarship.
 
$4,000 Cell Phone Donation Scholarship
Donate an old cell phone, we'll turn it into funding for domestic violence survivors, and you'll be entered to win a $4,000 scholarship.
 
$4,000 School Lunch Scholarship
Snap a picture of your school lunch, upload it, and you'll automatically be entered to win a $4,000 scholarship.
 
$2,000 Secondhand Smoke is a Killer Scholarship
$2,000 Secondhand Smoke is a Killer Scholarship

Spread awareness on the dangers of secondhand smoke, and you’ll be entered to win a $2000 scholarship. Secondhand smoke kills over 46,000 nonsmokers every year. Crazy, right? Share this stat with friends to enter for the scholarship. That’s it! No essay or minimum GPA required.
 
$3,000 Anti-Bullying Scholarship
Create your anti-bully army. Invite friends to play The Bully Text and you'll automatically be entered for a $3,000 scholarship. 
Everyone Deserves a Birthday Scholarship
Make a homemade birthday card for a child experiencing homelessness to qualify for Everyone Deserves a Birthday Scholarship. 
10-11 Grade Scholarship Opportunity
The Maryida Mosby Travel Scholarship will be awarded to an outstanding WV 10-11 grade student. It is worth $1,000 and will be presented during the WV Alpha Delta Kappa State Convention in April 2014. For an application, follow the link. 
National Co-Op Scholarship Program
If you graduating in 2014 and plan to attend one of the following colleges:
*Clarkson University
*Drexel University
*Johnson and Wales University
*University of Massachusetts Lowell
*Rocerster Institute of Technology
*The University of Tolego
*Wentworth Institute of Technology

Please visit www.waceinc.org for Scholarship appliction
 
Jack Kent Cooke Foundation
The Jack Kent Cooke Foundation College Scholarship, National Awards for Outstanding 12th-Graders. This scholarship is designed to help highly capable students with financial need, those chosen will receive support up to $30,000 per year for four years to cover educational expenses.  
Parkersburg Area Foundation
Do you live in one of the following Foundation service area counties: Calhoun, Doddridge, Gilmer, Jackson, Pleasants, Mason, Ritchie, Roane, Wirt, Wood (West Virginia); or, in Washington County, Ohio? Please check out Parkersburg Community Foundation website for a list of scholarships. 
Quest Scholar
Online Application is due September 27, 2013. Free to apply, this scholarship connects outstanding low-income high school seniors with admission to full four year scholarships. IF YOU ARE INTERESTED YOU MUST COME SEE COUNSELORS. 
Survivors and Angels Scholarship Fund

Two "Survivors & Angels" Scholarships will be offered to graduating seniors of 2014. Each scholarship will be for the amount of $5000.00.


 
#crossmyheartRED Scholarship
What do you cross your heart and hope to give? Your inspiring actions can spark a nation of do gooders into action and we know that! So tell us what you cross your heart and hope to give. Is it a life saving pint of blood? A better tomorrow? A hot meal after a disaster? Tweet us your answer in a 30-60 second video at (@redcrossGAR) and include the hashtag #crossmyheartRED. Click the link to find out more. 
Marshall University

The scholarships in the link that relates to Pleasants County students will be the WV Resident Category on pages 1-5. This is information from last year, but it doesn't change much. Check later for updated information. 

 
Lions Seek WV Students for Youth Exchange Scholarship Contest-Begins Sep 1st Ends Nov 15th
Students can win a travel grant of $1500 for a cultural exchange to Finland, Japan, Italy, Peru or Australia. For the contest rules and entry form click the links below.  Contest Rules Entry Form  
WV High School Business Plan Competition - Deadline Nov 15th

Check out the WV High School Business Plan Competition which is open to all public and private high school juniors and seniors. The deadline is November 15 and the student must write a 3 page (max) business summary, register online at http://wvde.state.wv.us/hsbpc and will become elgible to win a 10,000$ scholarship.

 
Pleasants Community Foundation
The Pleasants Community Foundation Scholarship Application Form must be completed and submitted by the first day of April. This application is available at the Foundation Office at 309 Second Street, St. Marys; at the SMHS guidance office; or here.
 
Elberly College Scholarships-for WV residents
Students majoring in any undergraduate arts and sciences degree program may contact Brenda Riggle in 201 Woodburn Hall or call her at 304-293-4611 to... 
FIND A LAW SCHOLARSHIP--DUE AUGUST 30TH, 2013
FIND A LAW SCHOLARHIP WHICH AWARDS 500$ SCHOLARSHIP WHO COMPLETE THE ONLINE FORM AND SHORT QUESTIONS BY NO LATER THAN AUGUST 30TH, 2013. APPLICATIONS CAN BE FOUND BY GOING TO
http://WWW.ATTORNEYSINPHOENIXARIZONA.COM
 
ODENZA MARKETING GROUP SUMMER SCHOLARHIP-DUE AUG 30TH, 2013
PLEASE GO TO WWW.ODENZASHOALRSHIPS.COM TO APPLY. SUBMIT ANSWERS TO THE ESSAY QUESTIONS, WHICH CAN BE FOUND ON THE APPLICATION PAGE, PRIOR TO AUGUST 30TH.
http://www.odenzascholarships.com/
 
Wendy's High School Heisman- DUE OCTOBER 2
Be nationally recognized as one of the male and female winners from EVERY school! Apply online only at wendysheisman.com !!! 
SCHOLARSHIPS GALORE!
The Parkersburg Area Community Foundation has created an amazing resource! Go to http://www.morescholarships.org/ to see an abundant amount of scholarships for SMHS students!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! 
Great Website for Scholarships
CHECK OUT THIS WEBSITE FOR INTERESTING SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITIES. THERE IS STILL TIME TO APPLY!!!!!

http://www.finaid.org/scholarships/unusual.phtml
 
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