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JUNIORS

First Semester

  • Take the PSAT test in October at St. Henry District High School.
  • Make an appointment with your school counselor to discuss college and career plans.  All juniors should see the counselor at least once by February 15.
  • Meet with college admissions representatives who visit St. Henry during lunchtime.
  • Explore various colleges through their web site or stop by the Guidance Department for info.
  • Attend the National College Fair at the Duke Energy Center in the fall or the Northern Kentucky Regional College Fair at TMC or NKU (on a rotating basis) in the fall.
  • Colleges and scholarship programs are interested in students who have outside activities such as volunteer work, church and/or community involvement, sports, clubs, and part-time employment. Be a leader in a group or for a project! Participate in something.
  • Register to take the ACT or SAT test at least once in your junior year. The ACT test is given at all the diocesan high schools in February.
  • Maintain your grades!
  • Career exploration meetings are offered during flex time to all interested students. Professionals visit SHDHS from various career paths throughout the year. Be sure sign-up and take advantage of this opportunity to hear from someone who is working in the field and bring your questions!
  • Log onto www.bls.gov/ooh or www.acinet.org for career information.

Second Semester

  • Keep your resume’ current recording yearly activities, awards, volunteer efforts, and employment.  Senior year will be much easier if you have this important information prepared.
  • Contact the admissions office at colleges you are considering. Visit college campuses and make appointments with a professor in the department which interests you, an admissions representative, and a financial aid officer.
  • Register for AP Exams when the information is distributed / tests are given in May.
  • Seriously consider what courses you will want to take in your senior year.
  • All juniors will take the ACT Test at school in February. Students should take the test at least once in the spring of their junior year and again in the fall of the senior year.
  • Maintain your grades, it will pay off in your senior year when you apply for scholarships. KEES funds are also based on your GPA and ACT scores throughout your high school years.
  • Apply for a summer job-you’ll need that money in college.
  • Take the time to put some service hours into something you enjoy..
  • Talk to Mrs. Beck (Senior Counselor) if you are interested in applying to a military academy or joining any branch of the military.

SENIORS

September

  • Visit your school counselors to discuss college and career plans.
  • Register for the ACT and/or SAT-take them in early fall.
  • Attend the National College Fair at the Duke Convention Center in the fall or the Northern Kentucky Regional College Fair at TMC or NKU (on a rotating basis) in the fall.
  • Check application deadlines-some are September-especially Military Academies and selective admissions programs to some colleges.
  • Request letters of recommendations at least two weeks in advance from faculty members.
  • The United States Military Academy Nomination Application request is usually due to your congressman by September 30.
  • Career exploration meetings are offered during flex time to all interested students. Professionals visit SHDHS from various career paths throughout the year. Be sure sign-up and take advantage of this opportunity to hear from someone who is working in the field and bring your questions!
  • Encourage your parents to attend the Crusader College Connection and Financial Aid evening presented by the senior counselor at SHDHS.
  • Make campus visits with your parents. Contact the admissions office at colleges you are considering. Visit college campuses and make appointments with a professor in the department which interests you, an admissions’ representative, and a financial aid officer.
  • Log onto www.bls.gov/ooh or www.acinet.org for career information.

October / November

  • Stay up to date by reviewing Mrs. Beck’s weekly email.
  • FAFSA:  The government allows you to begin filling out the FAFSA form on October 1. It is best to complete this form ASAP. Watch for priority aid deadlines in order to maximize your financial aid award. Money can run out in some school or state programs.
  • Sign-up to see Mrs. Beck for individual college and  post secondary counseling.  All seniors should see the counselor at least once by November 30.
  • Apply to colleges you would like to attend.
  • Keep your resume’ current.
  • Keep and eye out for scholarship offers. Scholarship applications should be filled out completed, neatly, and in a timely manner.

December

  • Complete and mail your college applications.
  • Request letters of recommendations at least two weeks in advance from faculty members if needed.
  • Watch all your application deadline dates.

JANUARY

  • If you haven’t applied to a few colleges, it is important to do so now!

FEBRUARY

  • Don’t let senioritis set in. Maintain your grades! Your acceptance into college is provisional. All colleges expect you to complete high school at your present grade average.

MARCH

  • Register for AP Exams / tests are given in May.

APRIL

  • You should start receiving notifications from colleges and from financial aid.
  • Call to withdraw applications and thank colleges you do not plan to attend.
  • Maintain your grades! Your acceptance into college is provisional.

MAY

  • Take AP Exams.
  • Mrs. Beck needs to know where to send your final transcript. Be sure to let her know what college you will be attending.
  • Send a well written thank you note to any business or organization from which you will be accepting a scholarship
  • Enjoy your last month of high school.
  • Begin to think about a summer job.

It is important for students to visit several colleges in order to find the right fit. Each college will have visit information listed on their website to help you decide if you prefer an Open House or perhaps scheduling a specific date in a smaller group setting.

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Students should call the Admissions Office at the college of their choice to make an appointment at least two weeks in advance. It is advisable to also set up an appointment with a professor in the student’s desired field on the day of the college visit, and possibly a financial aid officer. St. Henry District High School strongly encourages parents to attend the campus visit with their child whenever possible. The following guidelines must be followed for college visits taken during the school year:

  • A student is allowed three visits on or during school days. Students may visit as much as they like on days off or weekends. After three school-day visits, the student will take an unexcused absence.
  • If a visit is during the school day, the counselor must receive at least a one-week notice and the appropriate permission slip allowing the student to make the visit. Click here for a copy of the permission slip.
  • An official acknowledgement of the visit from the college needs to be given to the school counselor when the student returns the next school day.
  • The student must have the college acknowledge the visit on official college stationery – including the date and the student’s name.
  • Only three students are permitted to go on a college visit on a given day.
  • No student will be permitted out of school for a college visit after April 15th.
  • The high school administration may waive any of the above requirements in special situations.

The counselors keep all scholarships listed on this page for your https://www.kofc.org/en/index.htmlreference throughout the year. The deadline date and criteria will be updated when we receive the new applications for the 2018-2019 school year. You can also pull up the most current information if a website is listed. Please feel free to call a counselor at 859.525.5844 with any questions. Pick up more information and applications in the file bins outside the counselors’ offices or pull up the information and application online. Watch those deadlines!

Keep a copy of all scholarships you are offered. In the spring, the Guidance Department will request a copy of all offers for our records and for recognition at the Senior Awards Ceremony.

Be sure to always check with the financial aid office at your college of choice for any scholarships or funding that may be available to you. Click on the websites listed below for direct access to their financial aid/scholarship pages.

Reserve Training Officer Corps (ROTC)

Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority (KHEAA)
You will find scholarships for public and private institutions, trade schools, scholarships for Kentucky students and more. This is a very comprehensive site you will want to review. Your KEES information is also on the KHEAA website.
https://www.kheaa.com/website/kheaa/planning?main=1&display=ky_affordinged

SHDHS Boosters Scholarship
-Open to seniors -School scholarship
-Value: Two $500 scholarship (for one female and one male)
-Minimum 2.5, essay
-Must have participated on at least one SHDHS sport’s team during high school
-Deadline: April 16. 2019


Boone County Democratic Club Scholarship
-Open to seniors
-Value: $500
-Minimum GPA 3.0, one parent must be a registered Democrat, student must have intention of registering as a Democrat when eligible
-Deadline:  April 12, 2019


City of Florence Student Ambassador Program
-Open to freshmen, sophomores and juniors who are a resident of Florence
-Represent the city through community service opportunities at local social and civic programs
-Two students will receive a $500 scholarship
-Deadline:  March 29, 2019


 Kentucky Federation of Republican Women Scholarship Program
-Open to senior girls
-Value: $1,000
-Must be registered Republican
-Essay required
-Deadline: April 1, 2019


Mary Evelyn Klingenberg Teacher Scholarship
-Open to seniors
-One SHDHS student will receive this award
-Value $500
-Must be pursuing a degree in Education at Northern Kentucky University
-One essay question
-Deadline: May 1, 2019


Ryan D’Agnillo Memorial Scholarship
-Open to seniors
-Value: One time $3,000 award given to a SHDHS senior
-Academics, community involvement, outside interests, essay will be considered
-Deadline: April 15, 2019


Boone County Youth Cabinet
-Open to current sophomores (juniors in 2019-2020)
-Meetings held once a month during the school day
-Helps students develop in the areas of leadership and civic responsibility, encourages teens to become familiar with the legal and judicial process, demonstrates how youth can influence public policy
-Deadline: April 1, 2019
https://www.boonecountyky.org/departments/human_services/boone_county_youth_cabinet.aspx


Holiday for Heroes Foundation Scholarships
Firefighter / Military / or Police (local scholarship)
-Open to seniors
Value: Between $2500 – $5000
-Child of a hero who lost their life serving the community, forced into an early medical retirement, retired (20+ years), or currently employed
Deadline: April 1, 2019
http://www.holidayforheroes.org


Erlanger Lions Club Scholarship
-Open to seniors
-Local scholarship
-Value: Up to two $4,000 scholarships given to SHDHS seniors!
-Based on financial need and ability to succeed in college
-Preference given to those attending KY colleges and qualified handicapped students
-Deadline: April 15, 2019


Scott Christian Memorial Soccer Scholarship
-Open to seniors
-Value: Up to $5,000 (to be divided and awarded among up to five individual winners)
-Criteria: Must have the intention of competing at the college level
-Deadline: March 29, 2019
www.scottchristiansoccer.org


Boone County Extension Homemakers Scholarship
-Open to seniors
-Local scholarship
-Value: $1,000
-Must be a resident of Boone County or have a parent/grandparent member of the Homemakers
-Deadline: April 5, 2019


Whitaker Bank/KHSAA Sweet 16 Scholarship
-Open to seniors
-Value: Four $1,500 scholarships
-Open to student-athletes who participate in any KHSAA sanctioned sport
-Criteria: Academic achievement, leadership, and community service
-Deadline: February 28, 2019
https://khsaa.org/application-for-whitaker-bankkhsaa-sweet-16-scholarship/


National Catholic College Admission Association Scholarship
-Open to seniors going to a member college
-Value: Eight $1,000 scholarship
-Deadline: March 15, 2019
https://www.surveygizmo.com/s3/4830348/2019-Application-for-the-National-CCAA-Scholarship-copy


Kentucky Association of Secondary College Admission Counselors Achieve Your Dreams Scholarship
-Open to seniors
-Value: One $500 scholarship given in each region
-Academic scores, extra-curricular activities, volunteer/paid work experiences & a 500 word essay
-Deadline:  March 1, 2019


Knights of Columbus Scholarships
-Open to seniors
-Value: various scholarships and values available
-Must be a child of a K of C member
-Must attend a Catholic college; academic based scholarship
-Deadline: March 1, 2019
https://www.kofc.org/en/index.html  Search: scholarships


Better Business Bureau Students of Integrity Scholarship
-Open to seniors
-Value: $2,000 and $1,000 scholarships awarded
-ideo resolving an ethical question in the application
-Deadline: June 7, 2019
https://www.centerforethics.org/ethics-scholarship-program


City of Erlanger Scholarship
-Open to seniors
-Local scholarship
-Value: $1,500
-Must be a resident of Erlanger
-Minimum 2.0 GPA, essay, must have actively participated in at least one community involvement activity over the past school year
-Deadline: March 8, 2019


Florence Rotary Club Scholarship
-Open to seniors
-Value: $1,000 will be given to a SHDHS senior
-3.0 GPA, record of community service and leadership
-Deadline: March 22, 2019


Heritage Bank Scholarship
-Open to seniors -Local scholarship
-Value: $1,000 scholarship(s) to seniors at Boone County high schools
-Academic achievement, community service, strong work ethic, high personal values & character traits
-SHDHS may nominate one student
-Deadline: March 4, 2019


Anthony Munoz Foundation Scholarship Program
-Open to seniors
-Value: 18 Finalist receive $2,000 and top male and female an additional $3,000
-Must demonstrate academic excellence, athletic achievement, activity serving the community, ability to overcome adversity
-Deadline: May 1, 2019
http://munozfoundation.org


Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center
Summer Internship Program

-Open to graduating seniors interested in pursuing a medical career
-Two months / 20 hours per week paying just over $1,300
-Learn about careers in pediatric medicine
-Deadline: March 18, 2019
-Call (513) 803-0781 with questions
Apply online:  http://www.cincinnatichildresn.org/education/research/high-school/summer-internship/


John and Sue Gompper Founders Scholarship
-Open to seniors
-Value: $1,000 scholarships
-Participation as a player or referee in a Kentucky Youth Soccer program during your junior or senior year, minimum 3.0 GPA, demonstrate active service to the community and a strong desire to give back to the game of soccer
-Deadline: April 23, 2019
www.kysoccer.net/programs/_scholarships/


Cincinnati Scholarship Foundation
-Open to seniors
-Local scholarship
-Value: Varies depending on scholarship
– CSF provided 1400 scholarships to students from 90 different scholarships
-Most scholarships are need-based and help to cover the cost of education after all other federal, state and campus-based aid have been awarded -Supplemental letter and recommendations are welcome
-Deadline: April 30, 2019
www.Cincinnatischolarshipfoundation.org


Flying Pig High School Scholarship
-Open to juniors and seniors
-Value: $2,500 to one male and one female
-Must participate on a high school Cross Country or Track & Field team showing dedication and teamwork, also, service to your school or community
-Deadline: April 1, 2019
http://flyingpigmarathon.com/flying-pig-high-school-scholarship/


U. S. Army Major Samuel Woodfill Cincinnati Chapter Scholarship
-Open to seniors whose parents are Active, Reserve, or National Guard
-Value:  $1,000
-Children of soldiers who served or are serving in the Global War on Terror in Iraq and Afghanistan
-Deadline: April 1, 2019
www.ausatristate.org


University of Louisville Northern KY Alumni Club
Dane Wagge Scholarship

-Open to seniors in the Northern Kentucky area
-Value: Not mentioned -Criteria:  3.0 GPA or higher, minimum ACT 20
-Deadline:  February 15, 2019
http://louisville.edu/financialaid/scholarships/scholarships-managed-by-the-student-financial-aid-office


Boone County Garden Club Scholarship
-Open to seniors
-Value: $400
-Must be a resident of Boone County
-Deadline: May 1, 2019


Bob Neal Golf Memorial Scholarship
-Open to seniors
-Value: Two $1,000 scholarships awarded
-Criteria: Must have participated on the varsity golf team
-Deadline: April 21, 2019
www.bobnealsgolfmemorial.com


Kentucky Professional Firefighters Association Scholarship
-Open to seniors
-Value: Two $500 scholarships to be awarded
-Must be the dependent child of an active or retired member of the association
-Minimum GPA 2.5
-Deadline: August 1, 2019
www.kpff.org


Lockheed Martin STEM Scholarship
-Open to seniors
-Value: 200 renewable $10,000 scholarships and mentoring opportunities
Criteria: 3.5 or higher GPA, leadership, community activities, unusual personal or family circumstances, major in college in on of 8 listed engineering fields or a STEM field
Deadline: March 12, 2019
https://www.lockheedmartin.com/en-us/who-we-are/communities/stem-education/lm-scholarship-program.html


Northern Kentucky Chapter of the Kentucky Society of Professional Engineers Scholarship
-Open to seniors
-Local scholarship
-Value: $8,000
-3.4 GPA or higher, ACT scores of 27 in Math & English
-Essay required
-Deadline: February 26, 2019
http://kspenky.org/


Northern Kentucky Sports Hall of Fame Jack Aynes Grant
-Open to seniors
-Value: $1,000 grant
-Must have a parent, step-parent, grandparent, or step-grandparent in the organization
-Deadline: March 1, 2019
http://sites.google.com/site/nkysportshalloffame/


City of Elsmere Scholarship
-Open to seniors
-Value: Two $1000 scholarships
-Must live in Elsmere
-Must have participated in Community Volunteer Activities over the past four years
-Minimum 2.0 GPA
-Deadline:  April 30, 2019


Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 10  (Greater Cincinnati)
-Open to seniors
-Value: $800.00
Criteria: 2.0 GPA, must be a dependent of a veteran
Deadline: April 10, 2019
www.vva10.org


General Electric Credit Union Robert A. Cunningham Memorial Scholarship
-Open to seniors
-Value: Five one-time $2,000 scholarships
-Applicant must be a primary member of the General Electric Credit Union
-College bound, at least a “B” average, and commitment to service
-Deadline: January 15, 2019
www.gecreditunion.org   Search: Scholarships


National Interscholastic Athletic Administrators Association (NIAAA)/ Kentucky High School Athletic Directors Association (KHSADA) Student Athlete Scholarship
-Open to seniors
-Value: up to $2,000
-One male and one female from SHDHS will be nominated
-Must have participated in two sport for at least two years in each sport; must have earned at least one varsity letter in each of two sports
-Deadline: February 28, 2019
http://www.niaaa.org/niaaa-awards/niaaa-student-athlete-scholarship/applicant-information/


Elks National Foundation Legacy Awards
-Open to seniors
-Value: 250 awards at $4,000
-Must be a child or grandchild of a living Elk
-Deadline: February 1, 2019
http://www.elks.org/scholars/scholarships/Legacy.cfm


Kentucky High School Coaches Association Scholarship
-Open to seniors
-Value: Ten $1,000 scholarships
-Must be son/daughter of current or lifetime member of KHSCA
-Interested in majoring in Education with a 3.0 GPA and  22 ACT or higher
-Deadline: March 1, 2019
www.khsca.net/scholarship-application/


Kentucky Association of Conservation Districts
George Crafton Memorial Scholarship
Natural Resources Scholarship
-Open to seniors
-Value: Both scholarships valued at $1,000
-Natural resource conservation, forestry, soil science, ecology, wildlife science or agriculture
-Deadline: March 1, 2019
http://conservation.ky.gov/Pages/Scholarships.aspx


Kentucky Transportation Cabinet Civil Engineering Scholarship
-Open to seniors
-Value:  Can be over $47,000
-Must attend University of Kentucky, University of Louisville, Western Kentucky University or Kentucky Community and Technical College System
-Must agree to work full-time for the Cabinet when you graduate, one year for each year that you are on scholarship
-Deadline: February 1, 2019
www.transportation.ky.gov/Education/Pages/Civil-Engineering-Scholarship.aspx Click on Citizen Services


Patient Advocate Foundation Scholarship
-Open to seniors
-Value: 12- $3,000 scholarships – renewable
-Must be a survivor or current patient of a diagnosis of cancer or another critical or life threatening disease within the past five years
-Deadline: February 23, 2019
www.patientadvocate.org/help.php?p=69


Stull Orthodontics Scholarship Program
-Open to seniors
-Local scholarship
-Value: Three $1,000 scholarships awarded
-Criteria: Academic achievement, strong participation in school activities and community service / 3.5 cum GPA, combined SAT 1 scores 1000 or ACT 24
-Deadline: March 1, 2019
www.orthosmileteam.com/office-info/scholarship-program


Kentucky Farm Bureau Education Foundation Scholarship
-Open to seniors
-Value: Various scholarships will be awarded
-3.5 GPA OR minimum 23 ACT
-Be the child of a Kentucky Farm Bureau member family
-The student does not have to be from a farming family / Work experience, extracurricular activities, and an essay are considered
-Deadline: February 28, 2019
www.kyfb.com/scholarships


Boone County Farm Bureau Scholarship
-Open to seniors
-Value: Two $1,000 scholarships
-Parent/guardian must be a member of the Boone County Farm Bureau
-Minimum 3.5 Cum. GPA and 23 ACT score
-Deadline: February 28, 2019


Owen Electric Washington DC trip
-Open to juniors
-Value: Frankfort Youth Tour and All expense paid trip to Washington Youth Tour
-Criteria: 500 essay on why you should be selected for the trip
-Deadline: February 15, 2019
http://www.owenelectric.com/content/youth-tour


President’s Volunteer Service Awards
-Open to all high schools students
-Eligible students will receive award certificates and pins
-11-15 year olds must have a minimum of 50 hours of service in a 12-month period
-16-25 year olds must have a minimum of 100 hours of service in a 12-month period
-Service that does not count: Paid or stipend service, serving only a family member, political lobbying, religious instruction, conducting worship services
-Service period for school submission: April 1, 2018 – March 31, 2019
-Deadline: April 5, 2019


University of Kentucky Student Athletic Trainer Scholarship
-Open to seniors
-Value: Scholarship value is determined after the student completes one year in the program
-Criteria: 2.75 GPA and an interest in the medical field and exposure to the profession of athletic training and sports medicine
-Deadline: February 8, 2019
www.ukathletics.com


Kentucky Secretary of State Annual Essay Contest
-Open to all students
-Value: One $1,000 award for each grade level
-No more than 600 word essay on the media and the voting public
-Deadline: December 15, 2018
http://www.sos.ky.gov/civics/essayslogan/Pages/Essay-Contest.aspx


Mensa Foundation Education & Research Foundation
Cincinnati Area Mensa Chapter
-Open to seniors
-Value: $300-$1000
-500 word essay
-Deadline: January 15, 2019
www.mensafoundation.org/scholarships


Firefighter Incentive for Recruitment and Education Scholarship offered by Point Pleasant Fire Protection District
-Open to seniors
-Value: Full tuition
-Scholarship recipients commit to service as a firefighter while actively pursuing a degree of their choice
-Live in the Northern Kentucky area
-Deadline: None listed
– Scholarships offered as positions become available. Call Point Pleasant for more information


University of Louisville McConnell Scholarship
-Open to seniors
-Value: Full-tuition, national and international travel
-Young leaders who plan to minor or major in political science
-Deadline: December 15, 2018
www.louisville.edu/mcconnellcenter/scholarships


Northern Kentucky High School Cheerleading Coaches’ Assn.
-Open to seniors
-Value: Varies
Deadline: Winter competition scholarship December 15, 2018
Deadline: Missy White Stunt Scholarship January 18, 2019
www.nkycheer.com


Burger King Scholars Program
-Open to seniors
-Value:  Varies depending on which scholarship application you submit
-Criteria: Different for each scholarship available
-Must apply online
-Deadline: December 17, 2018
https://www.scholarshipamerica.org/burgerkingscholars/information.php


Brown Fellows Program
-Open to seniors planning to attend the University of Louisville or Centre College
-Value: Full tuition, room and board, international travel, field-based experiential learning
-Ten students from each college will receive awards
-Criteria: ACT 31 or higher, 3.5 GPA,  well-rounded leadership with a passion for excellence
-Deadline for U of L Dec. 15, 2018 and Centre is Jan. 15, 2019
http://www.brownfellows.org/prospective-applications/


Thomas More University Parochial Promise
-Open to seniors
-Minimum $14,000 per year in institutional aid to all students who graduate from a parochial high school and are unconditionally accepted to the college, 2.5 GPA and 20 or above on the ACT
-You may also apply for departmental awards
-KEES scholarship money is not included, but in addition to the Parochial Promise
http://www.thomasmore.edu/financial_aid/scholarships.cfm?id=1


Thomas More University James Graham Brown Honors Scholarships
-Open to seniors
-Value: Full Tuition
-Applicants must have submitted an admissions application and separate scholarship application
-Minimum GPA of 3.6  / Minimum ACT 28
-Essay required & letters of recommendations
-Deadline: January 15, 2019
http://www.thomasmore.edu/financial_aid/scholarships_freshman.cfm?id=1


Varsity Brands School Spirit Awards
-Open to all students
-Value: Varsity Brands awards $100,000 across 25 categories
-Nominate one person or a group from 25 areas of outstanding accomplishment at SHDHS
-Open January 9, 2019 – January 22, 2019
www.varsitybrands.com


Kentucky Concrete Association Wm. T. Robertson High School Essay Contest
-Open to seniors
-Value $2,000 scholarship
-Essay: 500 word maximum
-Deadline: November 2, 2018
ww.kyconcrete.org Click on “About Us”


Elks National Foundation 500 Most Valuable Students Scholarship
-Open to seniors
-Value: Ranges from $4,000-$50,000
-Based on academics, leadership, community service or employment
-Deadline: November 6, 2018
www.elks.org/enf/scholars


Prudential Spirit of Community Awards
-Open to all students
-Value: $1,000 State Award and an all expense paid trip to Washington, DC
-Based solely on the basis of volunteer work in your community
-Volunteer and/or community experiences
-SHDHS nominates one student
-Deadline: November 6, 2018
http://www.spirit.prudential.com


Boy Scouts of America Eagle Scout Academic Scholarships (Variety of scholarships to review)
-Open to seniors
-Value: Varies – up to $48,000
-Deadlines: October 31, 2018
www.nesa.org


Kentucky All “A” Classic Scholarship
-Seniors
-Value: Minimum of 20 $1,000 scholarships
-Considerations: academic record, extra curricular activities, essay
-Deadline: October 12, 2018
www.allaclassic.org


Coca-Cola Scholars Program Scholarship
-Open to seniors planning to attend two or four-year colleges
-Rewards leadership and excellence as exemplified through academic achievement and extracurricular activities, including commitment to community service
-Value: 150 scholarships valued at $20,000 each
-Deadline: October 31, 2018
www.coca-colascholars.org


Horatio Alger Association Scholarship
Four categories: National, State, Targeted, and Career & Technical College Scholarships
-Open to seniors
-Value: Varies depending on scholarship
-Criteria: See individual scholarship criteria
-Deadline: Varies depending on scholarship
https://scholars.horatioalger.org/scholarships/


Kentucky Tuition Waiver Program
-Open to seniors
-Pertains to Adopted and Foster Children, Dependents of Deceased/Disabled Employees Participating in State Administered Retirement Systems, Dependents of Deceased/Disabled Law Enforcement Officers and Firefighters, Dependents of Deceased or Totally Disabled Kentucky Veterans, KHEAA Teacher Scholarship, KHEAA Early Childhood Development Program https://www.kheaa.com/website/kheaa/home


UPS Earn & Learn Program
Open to seniors
-Available at most colleges in the Louisville vicinity
-Various degrees of tuition reimbursement up to 100%
-Employee benefits
-Part-time positions
www.upsjobs.com


Scholarships for those affected by cancer and their families
– The following two websites have numerous scholarship opportunities for students who have/had cancer, siblings of cancer victims, children of parents with cancer
www.finaid.org/scholarships/cancer.phtml www.acor.org/ped-onc/scholarships/


Gilda’s Club The Write Stuff Contest
-Open to all students who have had cancer or who have had a friend or family member with cancer
-Value: $125-500
-Essay, Poem, Video or Artwork
-Deadline: September 28, 2018
www.gildasclublouisville.org


Victoria Kyle Latin Scholarship
-Open to seniors
-Value: $200 to one SHDHS senior
-Must be enrolled in AP Latin and have a GPA of 3.5 in Latin and total 3.5 GPA in all courses
-Deadline: April 27, 2018
See Mrs. Kempf for information and an application


Diocese of Covington Pro-Life Scholarship
-Open to all students
-Must have participated in multiple pro-life activities
-Must demonstrate a commitment to promoting the dignity of all human life
-Deadline: April 9, 2018


Northern Kentucky Bowling Foundation
-Open to seniors
-Value: Two $500 scholarships
-Essay, 2.5 GPA, and your list of bowling accomplishments is required
-Deadline: March 1, 2018


Fire Protection Districts College Scholarship
-Open to all seniors interested in volunteer fire fighting or EMS
-You may apply if interested in volunteering at one of the following fire departments:
Burlington, Hebron, Edgewood, Central Campbell County, Alexandria
-$5,000 per SEMESTER!
-You must commit to volunteering at the firehouse during the school year/ summers are off.
-Deadline: May 11, 2018


 

KEES brochures are available in the Guidance Department. The KEES award is available to all St. Henry students who obtain a grade point average of 2.5 or higher and are residents of the state of Kentucky. Students attending certified Kentucky high schools can earn scholarships based on their grade point average (GPA) for each year of high school and bonus awards based on their highest ACT score achieved before graduating from high school. Students must attend an eligible Kentucky post-secondary institution to receive the funds. To be eligible for a KEES yearly award, a student must:

  • Be a U.S. citizen, national or permanent resident
  • Be a Kentucky resident

Students must have an annual 2.5 or higher GPA for the base amount of the scholarship and a 15 or above ACT score or equivalent SAT score for the bonus award. Students must qualify for at least one base award in order to receive the bonus award. There is no application to complete. The Guidance Department at St. Henry District High School is required to submit all pertinent information to the state of Kentucky in June of each year. Note: To keep the full award during the college years, the student must have at least a 2.5 cumulative GPA at the end of the freshmen year. Following this adjustment period, a student must achieve and maintain at least a 3.0 cumulative GPA to keep the full KEES award. Anything below these cumulative GPAs will result in lesser monies received for the following award period. The Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority usually mails letters out by September each year notifying students of their award status. For more information on the KEES Program or the student’s award go to www.kheaa.com. Students will need to register and create a User ID and password to access their information.