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  •  Scholarships available

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  • WALLENPAUPACK - The following scholarships are available to Wallenpaupack seniors, Class of 2013. This list will be periodically updated. Seniors should contact the School Guidance Office for more information.
    Dr. Alice Marie Horst Memorial Scholarship
    Does not accept WAHS application
    Amount:
    $500 Criteria:
    Application required-WAHS student for minimum of 4 yrs-secured enrollment in Vocational/Trade school or college-overall character and financial need-1 reference letter from non-family member-brief statement about self-transcript
    Due: 2/25/2013
    Delaware Highlands Conservancy/Yeaman Scholarship
    Does not accept WAHS application
    Amount:
    $1,000 Criteria:
    Application required-must further education in the field of natural sciences related to land stewardship or environmental sciences-50/100 word statement of why you intend to pursue this career-2 teacher assessment forms-transcript
    Due:
    2/25/2013
    Promised Land Ladies Community Club Scholarship
    Accepts WAHS application
    Amount:
    $300 Criteria:
    Application required-must live or work in Promised Land for 6 months or be a child of a club member-attend college/technical school-selected on basis of academics-contribution to school & community-financial need- must live between Rt. 390 "Y" and Shiny Mt. Rd & Romerville Rd.-Mossette Rd
    Due: 2/25/2013
    The Dime Bank Director's Award
    Accepts WAHS application
    Amount:
    $1,250 Criteria:
    Application required-must pursue career in business, finance, marketing, economics or accounting-have acceptable grades-4 yr degree
    Due: 2/25/2013
    The Dorothy Noble DAR Scholarship
    Does not accept WAHS application
    Amount:
    $400 Criteria:
    350 word essay of reasons desiring an education beyond high school-must be neatly printed or typed, grammar and form important--letter of recommendation from counselor or teacher-trustworthiness-
    patriotism at school and all aspects of life-dependability-caring for others-not necessarily highest grades-
    transcript
    Due: 2/25/2013
    Agriculture, Heart Of Wayne-Pike County Agricultural Scholarship Does not accept WAHS applicationAmount: $750 (3) varies
    Criteria: Application required-not necessarily agriculture oriented-enrolled in a 2/4 yr college-transcript-statement of future goals-letter of recommendation from someone not related outside of school-list activities-work experience
    Due: 3/18/13
    Columbia Italian-American Club Award
    Does not accept WAHS application
    Amount: $500-$1,000
    Criteria: Application required-must be a Pike County resident-transcript-must be accepted at accredited 2/4 yr college or university-1 parent or 1 grandparent must be 100% Italian heritage 200-250 word essay "Why I am proud of my Italian heritage"-must attend dinner in June
    Due: 3/18/13
    Dental Health Scholarship
    Accepts WAHS application
    Amount: $500
    Criteria: Application required-at least 3.0 average-open to any student pursuing a career in dentistry: dentist, dental hygienist, or dental assisting
    Due: 3/18/13
    Hawley Regional Performing Arts Scholarship
    Accepts WAHS application
    Amount: $1,000/4 yrs
    Criteria: Application required-pursue career in music or theater-1 letter of recommendation from member of music/drama faculty verifying talent & 1 from another source (no family)-demonstrate talent in audition sometime in May-all applicants will be notified of date & time-progress report in college-participate in future fund raising shows
    Page 2 of 2 - Due: 3/18/13
    Marine Corps League Scholarship
    No application must sign up copy of DD214
    Amount: $500
    Criteria: No application-but must sign up-member of immediate family must have been or presently are serving in US military-need-good citizenship-community service-attend 2/4/yr college/technical school-copy of DD214 discharge paper (make note on form how the person is related to you) or ID info if presently serving-immediate family defined as grandparents-mother-father-aunt-uncle-brother-sister
    Due: 3/18/13
    Pike County Public Library Scholarship
    Accepts WAHS application
    Amount: $500
    Criteria: Application required-must attend college and major in education-minimum GPA 2.9-financial need
    Due: 3/18/13
    Pike County Council of Republican Women Scholarship Accepts WAHS application
    Amount: $1,000
    Criteria: Application required-must be Pike County resident-must further education at a 2/4/year school-Have you participated in any school, local, state or national political campaigns?-If so, explain-Do you have any interest in political science?-If so, explain
    Due: 3/18/13
    United States Bowling Congress
    Does not accept WAHS application
    Criteria: High school senior planning to attend college or tech school. Applicant must be a USBC member in good standing, or the child or grandchild of a USBC member enrolled in a USBC certified league at the time of application. 2.5 GPA on a 4.0 scales (or equivalent).
    Due Date: Applications must be postmarked no later than March 1, 2013
    The Pennsylvania Association of Medical Suppliers (PAMS) Does not accept WAHS application
    Criteria: A deserving student who has overcome physical challenges with the help of home medical equipment and supplies. The award must be used toward a post-high school education program
    Due: 3/18/13

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