Available Scholarship Opportunities

The list of scholarships below is available for the Spring 2021 semester.

Applications should be submitted no later than close of business Friday, March 12, 2021, or the deadline date noted in the scholarship description.  Complete your application today!  If the application is not available online, you can pick up a copy of the application in the Scholarship Office, or you can email brandy.stpierre@nicholls.edu for a copy.

**Students who have received other scholarships/awards, have extra-curricular involvement, or are members of organizations may submit a co-curricular activity reporting form (may be obtained from the Student Affairs Office).  The co-curricular form is available at https://www.nicholls.edu/student-affairs/

THE BARTELS FAMILY FIRST GENERATION ENDOWED UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP [4 @ $500]:  is awarded to a full-time student enrolled at Nicholls State University.  The recipient will be a resident of Lafourche or Terrebonne parish and must have graduated from a Louisiana high school.  The recipient must be awarded the federal Pell Grant. The recipient will be a first generation college student; neither the parents nor legal guardians will have earned a college degree. Each recipient will major either in Nursing or in Biological Sciences.  Each recipient will be eligible to receive the award for a maximum of eight semesters provided they maintain a 2.66 GPA while earning at least 12 hours each semester.

THE BOYSIE AND JOY BOLLINGER FIRST GENERATION ENDOWED UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP [3 @ $500]:  is awarded to a full-time, TOPS qualified student enrolled at Nicholls State University. The recipient will be a resident of Louisiana and must be awarded the federal Pell Grant. The recipient will be a first generation college freshman; neither the parents nor legal guardians will have earned a college degree. The recipient shall declare his or her major to be Culinary Arts.  Each recipient will demonstrate their commitment to the culinary profession through 2 (two) letters of reference.  The letters of reference must be submitted to the Scholarship Office.  The recipient will be eligible to receive the award for a maximum of eight semesters provided they maintain a 2.5 GPA.  Applications are available in the Scholarship Office.

THE BURT EXCELLENCE IN EDUCATION SCHOLARSHIP [1 @ $250] is awarded to a full-time student enrolled in the College of Education and Behavioral Sciences at Nicholls State University. The recipient will be majoring in Education and have a minimum GPA of 2.5. The recipient will be classified as a junior.  The recipient must be a resident of Assumption Parish, residing in the town of Labadieville.  If no applicant meets the residency requirement, other towns in Assumption Parish may be considered.

C.H. ‘BUMPER’ BURGUIERES ENDOWED 1ST GENERATION SCHOLARSHIP [1 @ $500]:  is awarded to a full-time, TOPS eligible student enrolled at Nicholls State University.  The recipient will be a resident of Louisiana living in Lafourche, St. Mary, or Terrebonne parish.  The recipient must be awarded the federal Pell Grant. The recipient will be a first generation college student; neither the parents nor legal guardians will have earned a college degree. Each recipient will be enrolled in either the College of Business or the Chef John Folse Culinary Institute.  Each recipient will be eligible to receive the award for a maximum of eight semesters provided they maintain a 3.0 GPA while earning at least 12 hours each semester.

FIRST AMERICAN BANK SCHOLARSHIP [1 @ $500 each]: Awarded to full-time dependent students with low to moderate family income.  The applicants must maintain a minimum 2.50 GPA and be of at least sophomore standing.  The applicants must reside in one of the following parishes:  St. James, Lafourche, Jefferson, Assumption, St. Charles, Terrebonne, St. John, and Ascension.  One recipient will be selected from each of the previously mentioned parishes.  The scholarship is valid for one semester. Applications are available in the Scholarship Office.

JOE AND GINA SANFORD FAMILY ENDOWED 1ST GENERATION SCHOLARSHIP [2 @ $625]:  is awarded to a full-time student enrolled at Nicholls State University. The recipient will be a resident of Louisiana.  Each recipient will be a graduate of a high school located in the tri-city area of Morgan City, Berwick and Patterson.  The recipient must be awarded the federal Pell Grant. The recipient will be a first generation college student; neither the parents nor legal guardians will have earned a college degree. Each recipient will be eligible to receive the award for a maximum of eight semesters provided they maintain a 3.0 GPA while earning at least 12 hours each semester.  Each recipient must also remain Pell Grant eligible.

THE JUAN VALENCE MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP [1 @ $250]:  is awarded to a full-time student enrolled at Nicholls State University in the College of Business, majoring in Accounting. The recipient will be a resident of St. Tammany, Tangipahoa, Washington, Orleans or Jefferson Parishes. The recipient will be classified as an undergraduate student in good academic standing with a minimum 2.75 GPA. The recipient will be eligible to receive the award for one year (two semesters) provided they maintain all eligibility criteria. The scholarship award is $250 per semester.

THE MICHAEL C. AND CHRISTINE P. BOURGEOIS #1 ENDOWED 1ST GENERATION SCHOLARSHIP [3 @ $400]:  is awarded to a full-time student enrolled at Nicholls State University.  The recipient must be a U.S. citizen.  Each recipient will be a resident and registered voter of Ward 6 in Lafourche Parish and have graduated from E.D. White Catholic High School, Houma Christian School, or Thibodaux High School.  If a recipient has not reached age 18 yet, he or she must register to vote at age 18 in order to remain eligible to retain the scholarship for future semesters.  Students who meet all other criteria but were home schooled or passed the GED are also eligible to apply.  The recipient must have at least a 2.8 GPA.  The recipient must be awarded the federal Pell Grant. The recipient will be a first generation college student; neither the parents nor legal guardians will have earned a college degree. Each recipient will be enrolled in either in the College of Nursing, the College of Education and Behavioral Sciences, the College of Liberal Arts, or the College of Sciences and Technology.  Each recipient will be eligible to receive the award for a maximum of eight semesters provided they maintain a 2.8 GPA while earning at least 12 hours each semester.  The recipient must also remain Pell Grant eligible.  Special consideration will be given to the applicant’s character, leadership and participation in professional or charitable organizations, as well as to honorably discharged members of the United States Army, Navy, Marines, Air Force or Coast Guard.  Student must turn in a copy of their voter registration card.  Applications are available in the Scholarship Office.

THE MICHAEL C. AND CHRISTINE P. BOURGEOIS #2 ENDOWED 1ST GENERATION SCHOLARSHIP [3 @ $500]:  is awarded to a full-time student enrolled at Nicholls State University.  The recipient must be a U.S. citizen.  Each recipient will be a resident and registered voter of Ward 6 in Lafourche Parish and have graduated from E.D. White Catholic High School, Houma Christian School, or Thibodaux High School.  If a recipient has not reached age 18 yet, he or she must register to vote at age 18 in order to remain eligible to retain the scholarship for future semesters.  Students who meet all other criteria but were home schooled or passed the GED are also eligible to apply.  The recipient must have at least a 2.5 GPA.  The recipient must be awarded the federal Pell Grant. The recipient will be a first generation college student; neither the parents nor legal guardians will have earned a college degree.  Each recipient will be enrolled in the College of Education and Behavioral Sciences, the Chef John Folse Culinary Institute, or the College of Nursing.  Each recipient will be eligible to receive the award for a maximum of eight semesters provided they maintain a 2.5 GPA while earning at least 12 hours each semester.  The recipient must also remain Pell Grant eligible.  Special consideration will be given to the applicant’s character, leadership and participation in professional or charitable organizations, as well as to honorably discharged members of the United States Army, Navy, Marines, Air Force or Coast Guard.  Student must turn in a copy of their voter registration card.  Applications are available in the Scholarship Office.

THE MITCH HEBERT ENDOWED FIRST GENERATION UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP [1 @ $1200]: is awarded to a full-time student enrolled at Nicholls State University. The recipient will be a graduate of a high school located in South Louisiana. The recipient will be a resident of Louisiana and must be awarded the federal Pell Grant. The recipient will be a first generation college student; neither the parents nor legal guardians will have earned a college degree. The recipient will be a full-time student who has a declared major in the College of Liberal Arts.  The recipient will be eligible to receive the award for a maximum of eight semesters provided they maintain a 3.0 GPA along with all other criteria.

THE NORMAN SWANNER MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP FOR THE BRIDGE TO INDEPENDENCE PROGRAM [1 @ $250]:  is awarded to a full-time student in the Bridge to Independence Program pursuing any traditional degree. The student will have the minimum ACT scores needed to be admitted to Nicholls State University. The scholarship will be awarded to students who can demonstrate financial need. The student must have and maintain a 2.0 GPA.  Primary consideration must go to a resident of Lafourche Parish. Should there not be a qualified applicant from Lafourche Parish, the scholarship may be awarded to any other student who meets the criteria.  Applicants must attach documentation showing they are enrolled in the Bridge to Independence Program.  The value of the scholarship is $250.  Applications are available in the Scholarship Office.

SGA LEADERSHIP SCHOLARSHIP [1 @ $200 for a non-traditional freshman and/or freshman student, 1 @ $200 for a first time freshman]:  Awarded to students with at least a 2.00 GPA.  The application is a co-curricular form that may be picked up in the Student Affairs Office or downloaded at https://www.nicholls.edu/student-affairs/.  In the absence of Non-Traditional applicants, the scholarship may be awarded to another Freshman applying for the scholarship.

THE SGA INTERNATIONAL STUDENT SCHOLARSHIP [1 @ $500]:  Awarded to a full-time international student enrolled at Nicholls State University.  The recipient must maintain a 2.75 GPA. The applicant must submit a 300 word essay stating why they deserve the scholarship. The applicant must submit a letter of recommendation from a faculty or staff member of Nicholls State University. The applicant must also show how they are involved at Nicholls. A student can receive this scholarship only once.  Applications are available at the Scholarship Office.

South Central Industrial Association (SCIA) Scholarship [1 awarded]The applicant must be an employee or a dependent child of an employee of a SCIA member company (Nicholls is a member).  Grandchildren of employees of a SCIA member company are eligible to apply as well.  The applicant must be considered a full-time student (12 or more hours).  The applicant must have and maintain at least a 2.5 GPA.  If the applicant is a first-time freshman, he or she must have graduated from high school with at least a 2.5 GPA.  The applicant must be a resident of Lafourche, Terrebonne, or St. Mary parish and have graduated from a high school in one of these parishes.  The applicant must have a completed FAFSA on file at Nicholls.  The applicant must have remaining unmet need after their financial aid package is complete.  The applicant must not be in receipt of any academic scholarship aid, excluding TOPS.  The scholarship is valid for up to 4 years, provided the student maintains continuing eligibility criteria.  Applications are available in the Scholarship Office.

THE TINA HOWELL EXCELLENCE IN EDUCATION SCHOLARSHIP [1 @ $250]: is awarded to a full-time (12 or more hours) student majoring in Education at Nicholls State University. The recipient will be a resident of Assumption Parish.  The recipient will be classified as a sophomore, junior, or senior.  Preference will be given to sophomore standing.  The recipient will have a minimum 3.0 GPA.  The scholarship is valued at $250 per semester for up to 6 semesters as long as criteria are maintained.  In order to retain the scholarship for future semesters, the recipient must earn at least 12 hours each term with at least a 3.0 GPA.

THE WILDON J. “JACK” AND CLAIRE SHINN SCHOLARSHIP IN THE DEPARTMENT OF MUSIC [1 @ $250] is awarded to a full-time student enrolled in the Department of Music. The recipient will be classified as either a sophomore or junior and will have earned a 2.50 GPA at the time of the award. The recipient shall hold the scholarship for two consecutive semesters, providing all of the above criteria is met. The recipient must be a woodwind major currently enrolled in studio lesson and a major ensemble.  Applications are available at the Scholarship Office.

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The list of scholarships below is available for the Fall 2021 semester.

Applications should be submitted no later than March 31, 2021, or the deadline date noted in the scholarship description.  If you cannot print a copy of the application, please stop by the Scholarships Office to request it.

**Students who have received other scholarships/awards, have extra-curricular involvement, or are members of organizations may submit a co-curricular activity reporting form, which is available at https://www.nicholls.edu/student-affairs/, or a high school resume to the Scholarships Office along with their completed application.

ALUMNI FEDERATION SCHOLARSHIP [2 @ $800]:  awarded to a full-time student at Nicholls State University.  The applicant must have at least a 3.0 GPA at the time of application.  The recipient will maintain a 3.0 GPA in core curriculum in addition to a cumulative 3.0 GPA.  The applicant must be classified at least a junior at the time of receipt of the scholarship.  Prior award of an Alumni Federation scholarship should not eliminate an applicant from current consideration.  Two letters of recommendation must accompany application and must be from persons not related to the applicant.  A copy of your college transcript and your co-curricular activity reporting form must accompany this application.  Applications are available in the Scholarship Office or online at https://www.nichollsalumni.org/page/alumni-scholarships

 ALUMNI FEDERATION SCHOLAR LEADER SCHOLARSHIP [2 @ $800]:  Awarded to an incoming freshman.  The applicant must register as a full-time student for the fall term.  The applicant must have a high school GPA of 3.25 or higher with an ACT score of 20 or above.  A list of high school extra-curricular activities (resume) must accompany the application.  Applicant must show evidence of leadership through high extra-curricular and community activities.  Applications are available in the Scholarship Office or online at https://www.nichollsalumni.org/page/alumni-scholarships

THE DEBBIE RAZIANO ENDOWED ALUMNI SCHOLARSHIP [1 @ $500] is awarded to a full-time student who has achieved at least junior status. The recipient will have and maintain at least a 3.0 GPA. The recipient shall hold the scholarship for two consecutive semesters, provided all retention criteria are maintained.  The student will also be required to submit a co-curricular form showing active involvement in two (2) University sanctioned organizations and two (2) letters of recommendation.  .  Applications are available in the Scholarship Office or online at https://www.nichollsalumni.org/page/alumni-scholarships

F. SMITH KNOBLOCH SCHOLARSHIP [1 @ $350]: awarded to a student pursuing a Bachelor of Liberal Arts in Music (any of the 3 concentrations with piano as the major instrument) at the time of application. The student will have a 3.0 GPA at the time of application and maintain a 3.0 GPA to keep the scholarship for the second semester.  The student must be enrolled in a minimum of six (6) hours per semester.  The student must show financial need.  Two (2) letters of recommendation must accompany the application.  The value of the scholarship is $350 per semester for the Fall and Spring semester.  Applications are available in the Scholarship Office or online at https://www.nichollsalumni.org/page/alumni-scholarships

THE J. NANNIE ENDOWED ALUMNI SCHOLARSHIP [1 @ $250] is awarded to a full-time student who has achieved at least sophomore status. The recipient will have and maintain at least a 3.2 GPA. The recipient shall hold the scholarship for two consecutive semesters, provided all retention criteria are maintained.  The student will also be required to submit a co-curricular form showing active involvement in at least one (1) University sanctioned organizations and two (2) academic and/or professional references (References must not be related to applicant).  The applicant must also submit a typed 250-word essay detailing why he/she should receive the scholarship.  .  Applications are available in the Scholarship Office or online at https://www.nichollsalumni.org/page/alumni-scholarships

NICHOLLS ALUMNI LEGACY SCHOLARSHIP [1 @ $500]:  To be eligible to apply for this scholarship, a student must have at least one parent who has completed a verified program of study at Nicholls. The student must also be a full-time student in good academic standing. The student must also submit 3 (three) letters of recommendation along with the application.  The student is awarded $500 per semester for the fall and spring semesters of the year awarded.  Applications are available in the Scholarship Office or online at https://www.nichollsalumni.org/page/alumni-scholarships

PELTIER FOUNDATION NICHOLLS ALUMNI LEGACY SCHOLARSHIP [1 @ $550]: To be eligible to apply for this scholarship, a student must have at least one parent who has completed a verified program of study at Nicholls. The student must also be a full-time student in good academic standing. The student must also submit 3 (three) letters of recommendation along with the application. The student is awarded $500 per semester for the fall and spring semesters of the year awarded. Application available in the Scholarship Office or at https://www.nichollsalumni.org/page/alumni-scholarships

THE AMANDA LARPENTER MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP [1@ $250]: Awarded to a full-time student enrolled at Nicholls State University. If no full-time student qualifies for the award, it may be awarded to a student with a minimum of nine hours. The recipient must be a resident of Louisiana and a graduate of H.L. Bourgeois High School. The recipient may keep this scholarship for four years (eight semesters) if awarded to an entering freshman, provided he or she meets all of the above criteria and maintains a 2.00 overall GPA.  Applications are available at the Scholarship Office.

The 1969 GRADUATES OF THIBODAUX HIGH SCHOOL SCHOLARSHIP [1 @ $250]:  is awarded to a graduate from Thibodaux High School. The recipient must be a first-time, full-time freshman at Nicholls State University. To maintain the scholarship for the second semester, the students must be full-time and must maintain at least a 2.5 GPA. The scholarship will be awarded for two consecutive semesters to students who demonstrate financial need.  Email brandy.stpierre@nicholls.edu for an application or pick one up at the Scholarships Office.

K & B MACHINE WORKS, INC. SCHOLARSHIP [1 @ $250 per semester for one year]: Awarded to a dependent of an employee of K & B Machine Works, Inc.  Applicants must have attended a Louisiana Technical College, earned a GED, or graduated from an accredited high school.  Applicants must be enrolled full-time or program full-time and must maintain a 2.50 semester GPA.  Applicant must also be enrolled in the General Studies Associate Degree Program or the College of Business Administration.  Email brandy.stpierre@nicholls.edu for an application or pick one up at the Scholarships Office.

THE LEE A. MEYER EDUCATION SCHOLARSHIP [1@ $2500]:  is awarded to a full-time (12 or more hours) first-time freshman student enrolled in Education at Nicholls State University. Applicants must have and maintain a 3.0 GPA or higher.  The applicant must have demonstrated financial need.  The applicant must be a graduate of Assumption High School and a resident of Assumption Parish.  The applicant must be the first person in their family to attend college.  The applicant must also have had sustained employment during high school.  The recipient cannot receive any other scholarships, with the exception of TOPS, during the award year.  The scholarship is awarded for one year (fall and spring) only at $2500 per semester.  Email brandy.stpierre@nicholls.edu for an application or pick one up at the Scholarships Office.

M & L ENGINES/INDUSTRIES, INC. SCHOLARSHIP [1 @ $250]: awarded to a full-time freshman student at Nicholls State University.   The applicant must have at least a 3.0 GPA from an accredited public or private high school and must maintain a 3.0 GPA after the first semester to continue to be eligible for the scholarship for the second semester.  The scholarship is awarded to dependents of employees of M&L Engine.  Applicants must be a resident of Lafourche or Terrebonne Parish.  Email brandy.stpierre@nicholls.edu for an application or pick one up at the Scholarships Office.

THE NORMAN SWANNER SCHOLARSHIP FOR A GRADUATE OF WEST JEFFERSON HIGH SCHOOL [1@$250]:  Awarded to a graduating high school senior from West Jefferson High School enrolling full-time at Nicholls State University. The student will have the minimum ACT scores to be admitted to Nicholls State University. The scholarship will be awarded to a student who can demonstrate financial need. The recipient may hold the scholarship for two consecutive semesters. To maintain the scholarship for the second semester, the student must have earned a GPA of at least 2.00 the first semester.  Email brandy.stpierre@nicholls.edu for an application or pick one up at the Scholarships Office.

THE JONATHAN SERIGNE MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP FUNDED BY THE NORMAN SWANNER SCHOLARSHIP FOUNDATION [1 @ $250]:  Awarded to a graduating high school senior from Holy Cross High School enrolling full-time at Nicholls State University. The student will have the minimum ACT scores to be admitted to Nicholls State University. The scholarship will be awarded to students who can demonstrate financial need. The recipient may hold the scholarship for two consecutive semesters. To maintain the scholarship for the second semester, the student must have earned a GPA of at least 2.00 the first semester. Email brandy.stpierre@nicholls.edu for an application or pick one up at the Scholarships Office.

THE SYNERGY BANK EXCELLENCE IN BUSINESS ENDOWED SCHOLARSHIP [1 @ $250]:  is awarded to a full-time incoming freshman who plans to major in Business at Nicholls State University. The applicant will have a 3.25 high school GPA and an ACT composite score of 20 or above. The applicant must submit a high school resume listing all high school extracurricular activities.  The applicant must also submit a list of leadership, non-high school related extracurricular, and community activities.  Awarded scholarships will be in the amount of $250 per semester for one year only.  The applicant must submit a typed 250-word essay detailing why he/she should receive the scholarship. The applicant must also provide two academic and/or professional references.  (References must not be related to the applicant.)  Email brandy.stpierre@nicholls.edu for an application or pick one up at the Scholarships Office.

THE THIBODAUX ROTARY CLUB will annually award $1,000.00 ($500 a semester) to a graduate of E.D. White Catholic High School and to a graduate of Thibodaux High School. The students must be seniors from E.D. White Catholic High School and Thibodaux High School. To receive the award, the recipients must graduate from their respective high schools. Preference will be given to students who have participated in community service activities, whether through service organizations in high school or on their own initiative. The students must also enroll as full-time students at Nicholls State University upon graduation from high school.  Financial need will be a consideration when awarding this scholarship.  The applicant must supply the Scholarship Office with a completed Co-Curricular Form available at https://www.nicholls.edu/student-affairs/ or in the Office of Student Affairs.  Email brandy.stpierre@nicholls.edu for an application or pick one up at the Scholarships Office.

The Thibodaux Service League will award a scholarship to a graduate of E.D. White Catholic High School and a graduate of Thibodaux High School. Each recipient must be a first-time freshman at Nicholls State University and must have maintained a 3.00 GPA in high school. The scholarship of $2,000 ($1000 per semester) will be awarded for two consecutive semesters to students who demonstrate financial need. To maintain the scholarship for the second semester, the students must be full-time and must maintain a minimum 2.50 GPA. Preference will be given to students who have participated in community service activities, whether through service organizations in high school or on their own initiative. The applicant must supply a resume or letter explaining their service.  Email brandy.stpierre@nicholls.edu for an application or pick one up at the Scholarships Office.

 

The scholarships below are also available from outside organizations:

Bayou Industrial Group (BIG) is now accepting applications for its 2021 college scholarship program.  Graduating high school seniors in Lafourche, Terrebonne, Assumption and St. Mary Parishes who will be enrolled at Nicholls State University or Fletcher Technical Community College in Fall 2021 are eligible.  The deadline to mail the completed scholarship application and required attachments is Friday, April 23, 2021.  Scholarship recipients will be notified by July and scholarship payements are made directly to Nicholls and to Fletcher.  Application and scholarship rules can be found at http://bayouindustrialgroup.com/scholarships/

The Blue Star Mothers of Louisiana Chapter 1 will be awarding the Camille Alyse Begnaud Military Scholarship.  The scholarship for educational advancement is awarded annually to retired, honorably discharged, active duty, or a member of the National Guard or Reserve. The scholarship is to provide financial assistance for service members, or veterans to aide in completing their educational goals without incurring excessive student loan debt. It’s just another way to say “thank you” to those who deserve it the most.  To request an application, please email brandy.stpierre@nicholls.edu or gilberto.burbante@nicholls.edu  All completed applications will need to be mailed to BSM of LA Chapter 1, PO Box 86507, Baton Rouge, LA 70879 or emailed to bsmscholarship@bluestarmoms.net  Applications must be received by March 31, 2021.

The Mildred D. Higgins High School Scholarship is available for 2021 high school graduates.  Scholarship recipients must enroll at least full-time during the 2021-2022 academic year in a program that leads to a college degree or certificate a a LASFAA member institution.  The deadline date is June 30, 2021.  For more information and to apply visit https://www.lasfaa.org/mildred-d-higgins-high-school-scholarship

The Hazel Felix Castagnos Memorial Scholarship is currently available for Fall 2021.  The scholarship is available to students enrolled full-time at Nicholls State University majoring in a fine arts field.  Applicants must have completed at least one year of college.  You must attach a copy of your high school and college transcript to the application.  Preference will be given to Terrebonne Parish residents or children of Terrebonne Parish residents.  The deadline date for application submission is April 9, 2021.  All information for the scholarship can be found here.

 

The College Ave Monthly $1000 Scholarship Sweepstakes is available for students.  You can enter to win here A new winner is selected each month, so be sure to enter to win each month.

The Citizens Scholarship Sweepstakes is open to high school seniors, undergraduate and graduate students as well as their parents or sponsors to help them pay for college. Entering is easy, all they need to do is fill out the registration form online and submit.

The Discover Student Loans Scholarship Award is available for students to apply for.  You can enter to win here 12 eligible students or parents will be randomly selected to win a scholarship to help cover college expenses.

Sallie Mae’s Bridging the Dream Scholarship Program is offering the following scholarships.  The deadline date to apply is March 8, 2021.

  • The Bridging the Dream Scholarship for High School Seniors: In 2021, The Sallie Mae Fund will award (25) $10,000 scholarships to high school seniors who plan to enroll in a two- or four-year degree professional certificate, or vocational training program. Seniors who excel inside and outside of the classroom and demonstrate financial need can apply now through March 8 at www.salliemae.com/landing/bridging-the-dream
  • The Completing the Dream Scholarship: In 2021, The Sallie Mae Fund will award (260) gap scholarships worth up to $2,500 to minority students and those from underserved communities who are on track to graduate but are at-risk of not completing due to financial emergency or unpaid school bill. Students can apply for the Completing the Dream Scholarship, at www.salliemae.com/landing/completing-the-dream.