Scholarship Opportunities 2016-2017

 

Please be sure to check with websites for availability and deadlines

 

Scholarships for CATN Completers
 

Edward Dexter Scholarship –This scholarship is available to Any CATN Senior who intends to continue with his or her education/training.

Lost in the 50’s Car Club Dennis Smith Memorial Scholarship ApplicationThis award is available to any CATN senior who is a career completer in the Automotive Field and who intends to continue with his or her education/training in the industry.

Mary Nock Scholarship – This scholarship is available to any CATN senior who is currently enrolled in the Academy of Health Program and who intends to continue with his or her education/training.

Mid-Atlantic Equipment Management Association, Inc. Scholarship –  This scholarship is for a student in the Diesel Power Technology Program.

Vulcan and Wolf Range Rick Galicki Scholarship –This scholarship is available to any CATN senior who is a Culinary or Baking and Pastry Completer and who intends to continue their education in the culinary field.

All scholarship applications are due back to the CATN Counseling Office by April 15.

 

CATN students with a 3.0 GPA are strongly encouraged to apply for “Scholarship for Scholars”www.aacps.org/scholarships
Deadline: February 3, 2017 

  • Career and Technology Scholarship – CAT Completers only
  • Fairfield Community Foundation Nursing Scholarship 

 

Maryland Higher Education Commission– State of Maryland Financial Aid

 

Apply at http://www.mhec.state.md.us/ unless otherwise noted.  *Must file FAFSA first*

  • Senatorial and Delegate Scholarships-CATN Counseling Office has list of senators/delegates
    Deadline: February
  • Developmental Disabilities, Mental Health, Child Welfare,  Juvenile Justice Workforce Tuition Assistance Program- for students enrolling in Human Services degree programs – Deadline: July
  • Physical and Occupational Therapists and Assistants Grant    – tuition reimbursement –
    Deadline: July
  • Career-Based Scholarships: Workforce Shortage Grant-Health Related Careers
    Deadline: June
  • Jack F. Tolbert Memorial Student Grant- to students enrolling in a private career school.
     Applications: through financial aid office of private career school –
    Deadline: on-going
  • Edward T Conroy Memorial Scholarship Program- tuition reimbursement to son or daughter of parent who died or was disabled as a direct result of military service or terrorist attack   **must be entering private career school
    Deadline: July
  • Tuition Waiver for Foster Care Recipients- tuition and fees for students in foster care.
    Applications: financial aid office of institution attending –
    Deadline: March
  • Veterans of the Afghanistan and Iraq Conflicts Scholarship Program- to children of said veterans.
    Deadline: March

 

Anne Arundel Community College (AACC) Scholarships

 

Visit www.aacc.edu/aid and www.aacc.edu/foundation for a full list of grants, awards, and scholarships

 

Community College of Baltimore County (CCBC) Scholarships

 

Visit . http://www.ccbcmd.edu/Costs-and-Paying-for-College/Help-Paying-for-College/Scholarships-and-Grants.aspx or call 410-455-4170 for financial aid info and complete scholarship listing.  

Automotive Scholarships

Automotive Hall of Fame Scholarshipwww.automotivehalloffame.org/education  under “Education”
Deadline:  June

Car Care Women’s Board Scholarship- www.carcare.org/scholarships 
Deadline: March

Collision Repair Education Foundation Scholarship- www.collisioneducationfoundation.org under “Students”

FEDERAL-MOGUL Motorparts- www.fmgaragegurus.com/scholarship.aspx
Deadline: April

Global Automotive Aftermarket Symposium Scholarshipswww.automotivescholarships.com
Deadline: March

Maryland Auto Dealer Association- www.madafoundation.org
Deadline: March

Specialty Equipment Market Association- www.sema.org/scholarships
Deadline: March

Technology & Maintenance Council Trucking Scholarships-
(WyoTech, Nashville Auto Diesel, University of Northwestern Ohio)
Applications in CATN Counseling Office
Deadline:
April              

UTI Foundation Scholarshipswww.utifoundation.net

Women’s Industry Network- for women in the auto collision industry www.thewomensindustrynetwork.ning.com 

  

Construction Trades and Drafting Scholarships

American Welding Society Scholarship Program– Applications: www.aws.org/foundation/  under “Education”

EarlBeck Gases and Technologies-Applications from Mr. Martin

National Association of Plumbing, Heating and Cooling Contractors Education Foundation Scholarships
www.foundation.phccweb.org/scholarships;


MikeRoweWORKS Foundation Scholarships-
www.profoundlydisconnected.com under “About the Foundation”

Miss Utility of Maryland and Washington, D.C. Scholarship– One student from each of the eight regions outlined in the application will receive a $1,008.11 single-year scholarship.  Applicants must be on track to graduate from a Maryland or Washington, D.C. high school in spring 2017, intend to enroll in an accredited two-year or four-year college, university or technical school beginning in fall 2017, and have participated in extracurricular activities. Applicants must submit:  application form; extracurricular activities form; personal essay; one letter of recommendation; and an official high school transcript. For more info, contact Kimberly Francois at kfrancois@mghus.com or call (410) 581-5928. To learn more about the Miss Utility scholarship program, please visit: www.missutility.net/scholarship/ 

Nexstar Legacy Foundation Scholarships – 2 yr, 4 yr, technical school or apprenticeship opportunities for the students in construction trades-  www.nexstarfoundation.org/aboutourscholarships/ 

Williamson Free School of Mechanical TradesA tuition scholarship is given to all students enrolled. Information available at www.williamson.edu or through admissions office at 610-566-1776

Women in ABC Scholarship ApplicationApplications available in the CATN Counseling office. 

 

Computer Technologies, Graphic Design, Print Technology Scholarships

 

The Education Foundation- www.educationfdn.org

EDSF Board of Directors Scholarships www.edsf.org

Flexographic Technical Association Scholarship www.flexography.org/  under “Honors and Awards”

Litho Club of Baltimore Scholarship
www.lithoclub.org

Penn School of Design/University of Pennsylvania- App and Deadline: contact financial aid office at www.design.upenn.edu

Print and Graphics Scholarship Foundation-Applications: www.pgsf.org or call Bernie at 800-910-4283
Deadline: March

West Virginia University Institute of Technology: Print and Graphics Foundation
– Application and Deadlines: Contact Technical Printing Department at www.wvutech.edu or 304-442-3013.Deadline: February

Worldstudio AIGA Scholarshipswww.worldstudio.org

 

Cosmetology Scholarships


The Great Scholarship Program- www.greatclipscareers.com/scholarships
Deadline: March 31, 2107

 

Culinary and Baking and Pastry Scholarships

American Culinary Federation Scholarships-including some specific to JWU and CIA
Applications and Deadlines: www.acfchefs.org  under “Education”

The Education Foundation-www.educationfdn.org

The American Hotel and Lodging Education Foundation www.ahlef.org

Goya Foods Scholarship-www.goya.com/english/scholarship.html
Deadline: February

 Honorable Order of the Golden Toque Scholarship- for students going to Johnson and Wales
Applications: www.goldentoque;
Deadline: February

International Dairy-Deli Bakery Association- for students who work for an IDDBA-member company
Applications and Deadlines: www.iddba.org/scholarships

James Beard Foundation Scholarships–  http://www.jamesbeard.org/

Maryland Hospitality Education Foundation Scholarships-
Co-Branded Scholarship, Letitia B Carter Scholarship and Marcia Harris Legacy Fund Scholarship www.ramef.org  (under Foundation)

Maryland Tourism Education Foundation Scholarship- www.mdtef.org/scholarships;
Deadline: March 31, 2017

National Commission for Cooperative Education Scholarship Program– scholarships for students going to Johnson and Wales www.co-op.edu;

National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation Scholarship-
Applications: www.nraef.org/students;
Deadline: April

National Society of Minorities in Hospitality Scholarship– S.T.R.E.N.G.T.H scholarships for minority students www.nsmh.org ; Deadline: February

Research Chefs Foundation Scholarshipwww.culinology.org/
Deadline: January

Women’s Business Alliance Scholarship– (under Support)
http://womensbusinessalliance.org/

 

Environmental Resource Management Scholarships

 

CBCF Congressional Black Caucus Foundation-  http://www.cbcfinc.org/scholarships/ 

Chesapeake Bay Trust Student of the Year-http://www.cbtrust.org/site/c.miJPKXPCJnH/b.9206515/k.33E6/Student_of_the_Year_Instructions.htm

Federal Water Quality Association Scholarship- http://www.fwqa-dc.org/

Deadline:  April
 
Good360 Sustainability Scholarship- 
http://good360.org/sustainability-scholarship/

Maryland Saltwater Sportfishermen’s Association- http://mssa.net/scholarshipfoundation
Deadline: April

National Capital Environmental Scholarship Program-
Applications in Counseling Office

National FFA Scholarship Program
–  www.ffa.org/programs
Deadline: February

USDA 1890 National Scholars Program Students studying natural resource management at an historic black college www.outreach.usda.gov/education/1890/
Deadline: January

 

Healthcare Related Scholarships

 

American Legion Auxiliary Past Presidents Parley Scholarship-daughter, grand-daughter, etc. of an ex-service woman who is pursuing nursing degree. http://www.aladeptaz.org/uploads/2nd_year_Nurses_Scholarship.pdf
Deadline
: May

American Medical Technologists Scholarships-medical assisting, medical administration, med tech, phlebotomy tech, or lab tech.  www.americanmedtech.org under “Schools”;
Deadline: April

Kendal Miller Scholarship- students who attend Chesapeake, Old Mill, Glen Burnie Applications at HS Counseling Office
Deadline: May

Louis Stokes Health Scholars Program- cbcfinc.org 

Nursing Schools Almanac Scholarship– $1,000
http://www.nursingschoolsalmanac.com/
Deadline:  June 30, 2017

 

SkillsUSA/National Technical Honor Society Scholarships

 

Art Institute Scholarshipswww.artinstitute.com

Johnson and Wales National Student Organizations Scholarship
-tuition help for SkillsUSA members

National Technical Honor Society “Jon H Poteat Scholarship”- call Kate Allen at 1-800-801-7090 for personal id # needed to apply. www.nths.org  under “Member Resources”
Deadline: April

Skills USA Scholarship- http://skillsusa.org/membership-resources/scholarships-financial-aid/
Deadline: May

SkillsUSA Champions Scholarships-awarded to National Gold, Silver, and Bronze Medalists as well as state champions

 

Women and Minority Scholarships

 

AKA Pearl Elegance Foundation Scholarship (local chapter)- Merit and Financial need scholarships for students in 10th, 11th, and 12th grades.  https://akaeaf.org/scholarships#undergraduate
Deadline:  April 15, 2017

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Incorporated, Chapter Scholarship- www.akaeaf.org
Deadline: April

Alpha Phi Alpha (of Annapolis) Young Men’s Scholarship- www.apa262.com/young_mens_scholarship.html
Deadline: March

American Legion Auxiliary Children and Youth Scholarship- female students whose parents are/were military veterans. Applications and Deadline Information: https://www.alaforveterans.org/Members/Login/?ReturnUrl=%2fprograms%2fchildren-and-youth%2f

Anne Arundel Alliance of Black School Educators- Apps: CATN Counseling Office
Deadline: March

Asian and Pacific Islander American Scholarship Fund– Apps: www.apiasf.org ;
Deadline: Jan

Center for Women in Information Technology Scholar Program (UMBC)www.cwit.umbc.edu/cwitscholars
Deadline: January

Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc., Annapolis Alumnae Chapter Outstanding Minority Award
Applications: High School Counseling Office;
Deadline: January 

Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc, North Arundel County Alumnae Chapter Scholarship Award
www.nacacdst.org
 ;
Deadline: February

Emma Bowen Foundation for Minority Interest in Media- www.emmabowenfoundation.com

Esperanza Education Fund-
immigrant students in metro area www.esperanzafund.org

Gates Millennium Scholars Program-
Apps: www.gmsp.org ;
Deadline: January

Guide to Scholarships for New American and Minorities Go to the Reports tab, then Guides for New Americans, then select the Guide to Scholarships for New Americans and Minorities. http://www.dfwinternational.org/resource_center/

Hispanic College Fund Scholarships- www.hispanicfund.org

Hispanic Engineers National Achievement Awards– STEM students www.greatmindsinstem.org/college/college-home

Maryland ELL Family Involvement Network Scholarship- for current or former ESOL students.  Applications available in the CATN Counseling Office
www.mellfin.org

National Coalition of 100 Black Women, AA CO- www.ncbw-aamd.org

Scholarships for Latino Studentswww.latinocollegedollars.org

Scholarships for Military Children- www.militaryscholar.org

Scholarships Trust- for Anne Arundel County Students www.annapolistrust.org

Society of Women Engineers Scholarship- www.baltwashswe.org
Deadline: March

Towson University Community Enrichment and Enhancement Partnership (CEEP) Award- www.towson.edu/diversity/ceep.asp Deadline: February

United Negro College Fund- www.uncf.org

Ushyee STEM Scholarship– Hispanic students www.ushyee.org/stemgrant.html

William T. Wallace Lodge Scholarship- Applications in Counseling Office and Naviance.

Deadline:  April 28

Young, Gifted and Black Scholarship Fund-www.younggiftedandblack.wikispaces.com/

Zonta Club of Annapolis- www.zontaclubannapolis.org 
Deadline: April 1,

 

***Please visit CATN office of School Counseling for more women and minority scholarships

 

Miscellaneous Scholarships

 

(Please read each for specific qualifications)

AFCEA-Central MD- various scholarships for STEM students  www.afceacmd.org

Air Force Officers’ Spouses’ Club of Washington DC Scholarship- USAF dependents www.afoscdc.com
Deadline: March

American Cancer Society South Atlantic Division “Champion College Scholarship Program”- Scholarships of up to $2500 awarded to childhood cancer survivors living in this region.
Applications: 1-800-227-2345;
Deadline: April

Angie M Houtz Memorial Fund Scholarship– student attending a MD college w/community service
Application:  www.theangiefund.com;
Deadline:  April

Anne Arundel County Council of PTA Scholarship-www.aaccpta.org
Deadline: January

Bradley Bohle Scholarship-For North County students who apply to an ROTC program.
Applications and Deadline: North County High School Counseling Office

Central Scholarship Bureau Grants and Scholarships-many grants, scholarships, and interest free loans available for students in the state of MD with annual family incomes of less than $91,000 per year.  www.central-scholarship.org ;
Deadline
: April

Dwight P. Jacobus Scholarship:-to students entering business related fields. Application: www.asbo.org under “Awards”
Deadline: March

Elizabeth Ann “Libby” First Memorial Scholarship- high school seniors for their activism and leadership among their peers in the fight against tabacco use. www.gramspromisefoundation.org
Deadline: April

Elks National Foundation Scholarships- “Most Valuable Student Scholarships” & Elk “Legacy Awards
Application and Deadline info: www.elks.org/enf/scholars/ourscholarships.cfm

Elks Vocational Scholarship– students attending trade schools Application info from CATN Counseling Office

Education and Training Voucher Program– students in foster care  www.statevoucher.org

Engineering Society of Baltimore Education Foundation ScholarshipsMultiple scholarship opportunities to apply for grants and low cost loans. 

Deadline:  May 16, 2017

Harvard University Financial Aid Initiative-full tuition to accepted students with financial need
Application and Deadline Information: 617-495-1581

IEE- INDUSTRY APPLICATIONS SOCIETY BALTIMORE SECTION-
The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers offer a $4,000 Student Scholarship, $1,000 each year for up to four years
Deadline:  April 30, 2017  

John T. McCraw Scholarship– for any legally blind student who resides in Maryland www.nfbmd.org
Deadline: March

Kids Chance of Maryland Scholarship– Financial Assistance for children of workers who have been seriously injured or killed during the course of their employment in Maryland.
www.kidschance-md.org , click “Download Application”;
Deadline: on-going

Lincoln Technical Institute– Applications and Deadline information: 410-290-7100

MG James Ursano Scholarship Program-dependant children of Active, Retired, and Deceased Soldiers  www.aerhq.org

Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation Scholarships-
to son or daughter of a Marine, Marine Reservist, or US Navy Corpsman who has served with the US Marines  **active duty, retired or deceased
Applications and Deadline info: www.mcsf.org

Maryland Community Cancer Scholarship Award- Young adult cancer survivors/patients, or who had a parent with cancer or who died of cancer; several awards including one for nursing and one for MD residents only. Applications: www.ulmanfund.org/gethelp/support-programs-resources/scholarships/
Deadline: May

MICHAEL YASICK ADHS SCHOLARSHIP 
Apply at ShireADHDscholarship.com/US

Deadline:  March 8, 2017, 8 pm Eastern Time

Miss Utility Scholarshipof MD and D.C. One student from each of the eight regions outlined in the application will receive a $1,008.11 single-year scholarship.  Applicants must be on track to graduate from a Maryland or Washington, D.C. high school in spring 2017, intend to enroll in an accredited two-year or four-year college, university or technical school beginning in fall 2017, and have participated in extracurricular activities. Applicants must submit:  application form; extracurricular activities form; personal essay; one letter of recommendation; and an official high school transcript. For more info, contact Kimberly Francois at kfrancois@mghus.com or call (410) 581-5928. To learn more about the Miss Utility scholarship program, please visit: www.missutility.net/scholarship  

Deadline:  April 21, 2017

NASA Federal Credit Union Mitchell-Beall Scholarship– scholarship to NFCU student account holderswww.nasafcu.com/scholarship/
Deadline:  February

Northrup Grumman Engineering Scholarship-  http://www.northropgrumman.com/corporateresponsibility/community/pages/engineeringscholars.aspx

Pasadena Business Association-  For high school seniors who attend Northeast or Chesapeake High School or live in the NHS/CHS attendance area but are home-schooled or go to a private school.  Application can be accessed on the PBA website or obtained from your home school or CATN counselor. 
Deadline:  March 31, 2017

Sam Walton Community Scholarship- Local Wal-Mart scholarship for associates or their dependents
Applications and Dealines: www.foundation.walmart.com

Scholarships for Military Children Program-www.militaryscholar.org

Susan G Komen Breast Cancer Foundation College Scholarship Award- to students who have lost a parent to breast cancer     **can apply up to the age of 25. Applications and Deadline: www.komen.org

Teachers Association of Anne Arundel County, Foundation For Educational Excellance Scholarship-Applications: CATN Counseling Office
Deadline: April

The National Multiple Sclerosis Society Scholarship Program-for students w/ MS or a parent w/MS www.nationalmssociety.org, search “Scholarships”;
Deadline: January

Two Year and Trade School Specific Scholarships- www.accreditedschoolsonline.org/vocational-trade-school

UAW Region 8 Scholarship-for students who live in this region
Applications: CATN Counseling Office
Deadline:March

WEIRD Scholarships-for exceptional athletes, exceptional students and those with proven leadership skills
Applications: https://weirdscholarships.net/
Deadline: Ongoing

***All Anne Arundel County High School students have an account with the Family Connections Program: “Naviance”. There are a many more scholarships listed on this site. Contact your School Counselor for information on how to access this account.

 

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