Wednesday, December 13, 2017

JCI Senate Scholarship

Maryland JCI Senate Scholarship


Each year the Maryland JCI Senate awards two $500 Scholarships to deserving seniors from Maryland high schools.  The Maryland winners are chosen based on merit and need.  The applications of the two Maryland winners are then forwarded to the US JCI SENATE FOUNDATION for consideration for a $1,000 Scholarship.


Information, applications, and instructions for these scholarships are located at the UNITED STATE JCI SENATE FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION website at www.usjcisenate.org.

Please complete the application and send it by mail to:
Cia Marshall
Vice President Maryland JCI Senate
96 Beaver Court
Rising Sun, MD 21911

Completed applications are due by January 5th, 2018.

NO ELECTRONIC SUBMISSIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED.

The 2 Maryland winners will be notified and their winning applications will be sent to the US JCI SENATE FOUNDATION for consideration for the $1,000 Scholarship.

Any questions please contact Cia Marshall at 443-350-6320 or by email to ciadaycare@gmail.com.


Download the application HERE

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

NAWCAD Summer Interships

For rising high school seniors or rising college freshmen to gain exposure to many of the different technologies that the 4.5 Avionics, Sensors & Warfare Department develops every day. This program will give theory and hands on experience in many technology areas such as unmanned aircraft systems, electro-optics sensors, night vision goggles, communications, radio waves theory, optical fiber networks, Sonar, Lasers, radios, radar and cyber systems and more. This program will help guide you in the selection of various technologies and career STEM related fields during your upcoming College years and multiple summer intern programs.

How To Apply:
All interested students should complete, sign and submit an application with a written statement that explains your interest in the 4.5 Summer Internship Programs in PDF format to:
Get your application HERE

Mr. Steve Wamsley
NAWCAD 4.5
Director of Workforce Development
steven.wamsley@navy.mil



Monday, December 11, 2017

AES Engineering Scholarship




Purpose of Scholarships
AES Engineering is pleased to be able to continue offering scholarships to motivated students to help in the furthering of their education.



AES Scholarship Renewed  -  2018

Please update your scholarship data base.

The consulting firm of AES Engineers is committed to continuing its support of higher education by providing scholarships to deserving students.  This award is available to all students, regardless of their field of study.

To be eligible the student needs to answer one of the essay questions that they will find on our site at http://www.aesengineers.com/scholarships.htm

We are offering a scholarship that will be awarded on the basis of character, as determined by evaluating the essays that are submitted.

Amount of award:   $500.00
Deadline for entry: October 6, 2018


Further information, including previous winners, is available on our web site at:  http://www.aesengineers.com/scholarships.html

Monday, November 27, 2017

MARK & ARIANE ODOM 2018 SCHOLARSHIP

We want to award a onetime award of $500 to 2 senior high school students that are Calvert County, MD residents who will be attending College in the 2018 fall semester. The scholarship check will be made payable to the school after your letter of acceptance from the school and student ID number have been received by the scholarship committee. No funds will be released without this information. If awardees do not meet these requirements by September 30, 2018 the funds will revert to the Scholarship fund for the next year’s awardees. Applications will be available with the guidance counselors in January 2018. You may also request an application by emailing or mail odomscholarship@hotmail.com

Incomplete applications will not be considered.

Deadline for submission is April 1, 2018. The decisions will be made by
May 31, 2018. Notifications will be made via email and mail. Decisions are final and not subject to an appeal. The selection is competitive; not all applicants will be selected as a recipient.

We will have a team review the applications in the below 4 categories. Selection will be determined by May 31, 2018.

Scoring 25% each category

*250 word minimum essay about themselves. The essay can include but is not limited to financial need, leadership skills, achievements in particular fields, work history and experience, obstacles they have overcome, community involvement, and other topics they want to share.

*2 letters of recommendation from non-family members that do not exceed 1 page.

*Provide academic transcripts and or report card providing current GPA   (minimum 3.0 required at the time of application)

*List all Community Service, Church, Extra-Curricular Activities, employment/internships and athletics.
All documents can be emailed to odomscholarship@hotmail.com

or mailed to PO BOX 57 Barstow, MD 20610

Friday, November 17, 2017

Northrop Grumman Engineering Scholarship

Northrop Grumman Electronic Systems has established a scholarship program to assist high school seniors from sponsoring locations who plan to continue their education in an engineering program at a four-year college or university school of engineering. Renewable scholarships are offered each year for full-time study at an accredited four-year college or university in an approved engineering, computer science, mathematics, or physics program. Print our brochure.
This scholarship program is administered by Scholarship Management Services®, a division of Scholarship America®. Scholarship Management Services is the nation’s largest designer and manager of scholarship and tuition reimbursement programs for corporations, foundations, associations and individuals. Awards are granted without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sexual orientation, age, gender, disability or national origin.

Eligibility

Applicants to the Northrop Grumman Engineering Scholars Program must meet all of the following:
  • Be United States citizen
  • Be graduating seniors of a public or accredited private high school in a sponsoring location
  • Must plan to attend an accredited four-year college or university as a full-time student in an approved engineering, computer science, mathematics or physics program
  • Have a minimum composite SAT score of 1700 or ACT score of 27 (initial application only)
  • Have a minimum GPA of 3.5 (unweighted) in grades 9-12 (initial application only)
  • May not be a recipient of any other Northrop Grumman Scholarship.

Application Process

  • Start by clicking on the Register to Apply link at the bottom of this page. You will need to read and agree to a consent statement, supply a unique and valid email address, and create a username and password.
    • Correspondence throughout the application process will be by email and US postal mail. E-mail messages will be sent to the username and email address registered when you created your account. Students failing to use a valid active email account that will accommodate bulk mail may not receive consideration. Be sure to add ngengineering@scholarshipamerica.org to your contacts or address book and check your email regularly!
  • You are now able to log into the application.
  • Complete the application by entering data in the format described. Proper punctuation and standard capitalization (Jill Smith, 10 Main Street, New York, NY) must be used.
  • During the application process, you may leave the site prior to submission by clicking on the Save and Log outlink located on each application page. To return to the application, you must login using your username and password.
  • Once all application requirements are satisfied, the "Lock and Submit Application" button will be available to you near the bottom of the Review Application page.
    • Carefully review your entire application before clicking the Lock and Submit Application button.
    • Applications are evaluated on the information supplied; therefore, answer all questions as completely as possible.
    • Applications must be submitted electronically (and any other required documents must be mailed to Scholarship Management Services) by the application deadline in order for your application to be processed.
    • After the application is successfully submitted, no further additions or changes can be made. You will no longer have access to your application account or data.
    • We recommend that you print a hard copy of your application for your records. Do not send a printed copy to Scholarship Management Services.
    • Scholarship Management Services will email acknowledgment of receipt of all submitted applications.

Required Documents

As part of your application, you must also mail the following documents to Scholarship Management Services by Feb 4.
  1. A current, complete official transcript of grades and the completed Academic Record Form.
  2. Three (3) letters of recommendation. One from Principal or Head of Math or Science Department and two from a teacher, employer or community leader.
Your application is not complete until all materials are received at Scholarship Management Services. Write the applicants name and registration ID number on each page. Mail all required materials in one envelope postmarked by the application deadline of  February 4, 2016 to the mailing address provided below.

Program Deadline

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Bank of America Student Leader Intern Opportunity








Every year, through our Student Leaders program we help connect 225 community-minded high school juniors and seniors to employment, skills development and service. They’re awarded paid summer internships with local nonprofits such as Boys and Girls Clubs of America and participate in a national leadership summit in Washington, D.C. The Student Leaders Summit focuses on skill building and creating a more civically engaged society. 

Student Leaders is part of our ongoing commitment to preparing young people for a brighter future. If you or someone you know have a passion of improving the community, click here to learn more about our eligibility criteria. The 2018 Student Leaders application period will be open from October 30, 2017 - February 2, 2018. 

Click HERE to apply!

Tuesday, October 31, 2017

The Tri-County Maryland Alumnae Chapter (TCMDAC) Scholarship

Scholarship Background: 
The Tri-County Maryland Alumnae Chapter (TCMDAC) was chartered on March 27, 2011.  In support of educational development and academic excellence, TCMDAC offers the Elvear B. Johnson (Ph.D.) Scholarship in memory of Dr. Johnson.  Dr. Johnson was one of the original members of the TCMDAC’s chartering team who passed away prior to the completion of the charter.

The honoree of our scholarship, Dr. Johnson graduated from Howard University in 1961 with a B.S. degree in Chemistry.  She joined her beloved Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc.  In 1975 Dr. Johnson received a M.A. in Public Administration from the University of Colorado, a Master in Education in Guidance and Counseling in 1981 from the University of Maryland, and received her Doctorate of Philosophy from George Mason University in 2002.  From Dr. Johnson’s passion and commitment to education and academic excellence, this scholarship will be awarded to a high school senior residing in Calvert, Charles and St. Mary’s County who plans to study in the areas of Education, Liberal Arts, Science, Technology, Engineering and/or Math.

Download Application HERE

Application Deadline: Friday, March 30
*Must be postmarked by 3/30/2018