The following scholarships have been publicized to the AHS Counseling Office for the Class of 2020.
4.1.20 Associated Oregon Loggers Scholarship ***Deadline extended to 5.15.20***
AOL offers scholarships for high school seniors and current college students seeking a degree from a four year college of forestry accredited by the Society of American Foresters. These scholarships are available to children and grandchildren of AOL members and to others who wish to pursue a career in a forestry-related field such as Forest Management, Forest Engineering or Wood Science. You do not have to be related to a member of AOL to apply for these scholarships. Successful candidates will receive $1,500 per year, renewable for up to four years for a total of $6,000, subject to student maintaining annual qualification requirements. Click here for more information.
4.15.20 Wauna Federal Credit Union Scholarship ***Deadline extended to May 15***
Each year the Wauna Credit Union (WCU) Scholarship Committee determines the number and amount of scholarships to be awarded. Scholarships are awarded for post-high school education. The scholarship may be used for tuition, room, board, books, and fees. Each year the Wauna Credit Union (WCU) Scholarship Committee determines the number and amount of scholarships to be awarded. Scholarships are awarded for post-high school education. The scholarship may be used for tuition, room, board, books, and fees. Click here to access the application. *updated 1/6/20* Scholarship applications can be mailed to the address listed on the application, or emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org
4.30.20 Clatsop Community College Scholarships ***Deadline extended to May 15***
The 2020-21 CCC Scholarship Competition is for scholarships that can be used for the academic year of 2020-21 (summer 2020, fall 2020, winter 2021, spring 2021). The competition is now available as of March 9, 2020- April 30, 2020. Access the scholarship instructions here: https://www.clatsopcc.edu/admissions/financial-aid-scholarships/scholarship-information/
5.6.20 OSEA Chapter 72 Scholarship
The Oregon School Employees Association is offering a graduating senior a $500 scholarship. Applicants must have a parent/guardian, grandparent, aunt, uncle, sibling or any other relation considered family employed by the Astoria School District as a classified staff member. Click here to access the scholarship application. Submit electronically to email@example.com.
5.8.20 AYA Scholarship ***NEW***
Astoria Youth Athletics is offering two scholarships to the Class of 2020 in the amount of $1000 each, to one female and one male. Click here to access the application. Submit electronically to firstname.lastname@example.org by 3PM.
5.8.20 AEA Scholarship
The Astoria Education Association believes in encouraging students to prepare for a teaching career. To further that belief, a $1000 scholarship will be awarded each year to an Astoria High School senior who plans to major in education. Application is available here. Submit electronically to email@example.com.
5.15.20 United Finnish Kaleva Brothers & Sisters Astoria Lodge Scholarship ***NEW***
Graduating seniors who are on track to graduate in the current year and have a direct relationship to a U.F.K.B. & S. Astoria Lodge (by being a member, or descendant of a member in good standing) are encouraged to apply for this scholarship. Click here to access the application.
5.29.20 Fibre Federal Credit Union/TLC Scholarship **deadline extended**
Fibre Federal Credit Union and TLC will award 7 scholarships in 2020, ranging from $1,500 to $2,000. Applicants must be a member of Fibre Federal Credit Union/TLC. Scholarships will be awarded based on: Quality/Completeness of Scholarship Application, Financial Planning/Need, Academic Standing, Extra-Curricular Activities. Click here to access the scholarship application.
6.14.20 Oregon Sports Hall of Fame McTarnahan Scholarship
This organization awards up to six $3,000 scholarships to Oregon high school seniors graduating in the year 2019. Recipients are chosen on the basis of financial need, athletic accomplishment, academic achievement and community involvement. Minimum academic requirements: GPA of 3.3, SAT of 1000 or ACT of 20. Scholarship funds must be used at an institution of higher education within Oregon. Click here to access the application.
6.19.20 Big Sun Athletics Scholarship
The BigSun Organization is proud to be able to help young athletes succeed in their academic pursuits. In order to do our part we are offering an annual scholarship to a deserving student. All student athletes are eligible regardless of the sport they are engaged in or the capacity in which they participate. The student must be a high school senior or be attending a post secondary institute. Click here to apply.
6.30.20 MyBioSource Inc. Scholarship for Students with Disabilities
MyBioSource is excited to offer the MyBioSource Inc. Scholarship for Students with Disabilities. With this scholarship, students will be able to have MyBioSource help them with the costs of necessities that come with getting a greater education. The world needs to create an environment where everyone is included and respected and MyBioSource wants to bring awareness to that need. 2 scholarships of $1000 USD each will be awarded. Applicants must have a documented learning disability to apply. Click here for application information.
6.30.20 Delete Cyberbullying Scholarship Award
In an effort to get students committed to the cause of deleting cyberbullying, the Delete Cyberbullying Scholarship Award is being offered for high school, college and graduate students -- a $1,000 scholarship to help cover educational expenses. Click here to apply.
9.08.20 Odd Dog Marketing Scholarship
Odd Dog Marketing is planning to offer a scholarship to students who plan on studying in a marketing related field and have a passion for helping small to medium sized businesses. Applicant must be a full-time student attending an accredited university, community college or high school student planning to attend university in the United States or Canada for the 2020-2021 school year. Applicants must be pursuing (or plan to) an undergraduate or graduate degree in a marketing-related field. Application is available at: https://odd.dog/scholarship/
Clatsop Care CNA Scholarship (no deadline)
The Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) Scholarship through Clatsop Care Health District is awarded to students with a passion for healthcare and an interest in achieving their CNA training through Clatsop Community College. This scholarship provides full tuition coverage for the CNA program through Clatsop Community College. This scholarship is open to all graduating seniors and is accepted on a rolling basis. There is no deadline for this scholarship. However, you must submit your application at least 4 weeks before the start of the upcoming CNA class. To download a scholarship application, click here.
CollegeBoard Opportunities Scholarship (deadlines vary)
Students in the Class of 2020 (and beyond) can access scholarship funds by completing several college planning steps to be entered into a drawing. Learn more at opportunity.collegeboard.org
College and University Scholarships:
The majority of the scholarship money students earn is from the college or university they plan to attend. Check with the financial aid office to determine the deadline and application process. Click here for more information about several colleges and universities.
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Scholarship deadlines which have passed:
9.16.19 Beat the Odds Scholarship Click here to access the scholarship application and more information.
9.23.19 P.E.O. STAR Scholarship Applications are available to download here.
10.25.19 Horatio Alger Scholarship scholars.horatioalger.org.
10.29.19 Heisman High School Scholarship Click here for more information and to apply.
10.31.19 Coca-Cola Scholars Program Scholarship Cokeurl.com/Apply2019
11.5.19 Elks Most Valuable Student Scholarship https://www.elks.org/scholars/scholarships/mvs.cfm
11.15.19 Hagan Scholarship https://haganscholarships.org/
11.20.19 Jack Kent Cooke Foundation College Scholarship Applications are submitted through the CommonApp.org.
12.1.19 OCCA Scholarship Click here for application instructions.
12.15.19 AXA Achievement Scholarship Click here for more information.
12.15.19 Burger King Scholars Program Click here to apply.
12.31.19 Gen & Kelly Tanabe Scholarship Click here for more information.
1.3.20 Foot Locker Scholarship Click here for more information.
1.10.20 César E. Chávez Leadership Conference Scholarship http://wou.edu/ceclc/scholarships/
1.10.20 Pride Foundation Scholarships https://pridefoundation.org/find-funding/scholarships/application/
1.15.20 Guy Davis OSEA Scholarship Click here for the application.
1.22.20 APIA Scholarship Program Click here for more information.
1.30.20 Digital Responsibility Scholarship Click here to fill out the application.
2.1.20 Jackie Robinson Scholarship jackierobinson.org/apply
2.1.20 Tall Clubs International Foundation Scholarships Click here for more information.
2.3.20 Al Forthan Memorial Scholarship www.alforthanscholarship.com.
2.10.20 North Coast Scholarship Foundation Scholarship Instructions and Application.
2.15.20 Hispanic Scholarship Fund Click here for more information.
2.16.20 Tyrone S. Woods Memorial Trophy & Scholarship http://www.tswwf.org/.
2.18.20 5pm OSAC Scholarships oregonstudentaid.gov
2.27.20 The Dream.US Scholarships https://www.thedream.us/scholarships/national-scholarship/
3.1.20 Institute for Cultural Initiatives Scholarship ICI Scholarship Flyer, ICI Scholarship Application
3.2.20 OSAC Scholarships Click here to apply.
3.2.20 Greenfield Peace Writing Scholarship https://www.oregonpsr.org/2020_greenfield
3.3.20 Cancer Unwrapped USA Scholarship Click here for more information.
3.6.20 Astoria High School Scholarship Inc www.astoriascholarshipfund.org.
3.6.20 North Coast A.B.A.T.E Scholarship www.astoriascholarshipfund.org.
3.6.20 Delta Kappa Gamma Scholarship www.astoriascholarshipfund.org.
3.6.20 ILWU Scholarship www.astoriascholarshipfund.org.
3.6.20 Baked Alaska Culinary Arts or Vocational Training Scholarship www.astoriascholarshipfund.org.
3.6.20 Oregon Community Leadership Scholarship For more information, click here.
3.9.20 Jerry Westerholm Scholarship Download the application here.
3.9.20 NIADA Scholarship Click here for more information.
3.20.20 Constructing Pillars Scholarship Click here to access the application.
3.23.20 Oregon Music Hall of Fame Scholarship http://www.omhof.org/music-education-scholarships/
3.30.20 Oregon PTA's Teacher Education Scholarship
4.3.20 Astoria Fire Department Intern Scholarship For more information and an application, click here.
4.3.20 Children of Deaf Adults Scholarship Click here to access the application.
4.13.20 Astoria Rotary Scholarship Applications are available here.
4.15.20 Horatio Alger National Career & Technical Scholarship Program application.horatioalger.org.
4.15.20 Ashlee Martens Art Scholarship Applications are available here
4.17.20 Clatsop County Master Gardner Association Scholarship Click here to access the application.
4.30.20 OnPoint Community Credit Union Scholar Program Click here to access the application.
4.30.20 Sam Hearing Scholarship Access the application here.
4.30.20 West Oregon Electric Cooperative Inc. VOLTA Scholarship Access the application here.
4.30.20 Kathryn M. Bratton and Rodham N. Peterson Scholarship
5.1.20 Astoria-Warrenton Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors Scholarship Click here to access the application.
5.1.20 Astoria High School Tackle Box Scholarship Click here to access the application.
5.1.20 Astoria Scandinavian Festival Scholarship To access the ASMF Scholarship application, click here.
5.1.20 Paul Dessen Memorial Scholarship for Student Athletes Click here to access the application.
(L) – Local Scholarships
(O) – Oregon Scholarships
(R) - Regional Scholarships
(N) – National Scholarships
(P) - Progressive
***EVERY SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION SHOULD BE PROOFREAD AND DOUBLE CHECKED PRIOR TO SUBMISSION***
THE AHS COUNSELING OFFICE IS HAPPY TO HELP WITH ALL APPLICATIONS
THE AHS COUNSELING OFFICE IS HAPPY TO HELP WITH ALL APPLICATIONS