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1. Interested in Mississippi State? Participate in MSU Cowbell Chats. It’s a great way for students/parents to chat with a representative one on one! 

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Interested in STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts, and mathematics)? Check out these scholarship opportunities!

Check out these scholarships for minority students interested in STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics)! There are several scholarships listed on the website, so make sure to scroll through the whole article. Deadlines vary so read carefully!


Minority Student STEAM Scholarships

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1. Warner is excited to announce the 2nd Annual Royal Cup. This is a chance for your students to win a 4-YEAR FULL TUITION Scholarship. To be eligible to attend they need only one of the following: 23 ACT or 1130 SAT OR a 3.50 GPA OR Top 15 % Graduation Class. If they don’t quite have those scores, they can apply and let us know why they should attend.  We are looking for students who stand out in a crowd, who exhibit academic excellence, and want to be a Royal. To register to compete for the scholarship, visit warner.edu/royal-cup. The deadline to apply is Thursday, January 21, 2021.

2The Jackie Robinson Foundation scholarship application is now available! The Jackie Robinson Foundation provides four-year scholarships of $30,000 and extensive support services, including career guidance and internship placement, to highly motivated African American students who have maintained a 98% college graduation rate. Click here for application information. The application closes at 5:00 pm ET on February 1, 2021.

3.The 2021 Hurlburt Field Chief's Group scholarship is now open. The group provides one or more $500.00 scholarship(s) to the sons and daughters of active duty, retired or deceased enlisted members.  Students must be a graduating senior from any high school in Okaloosa, Santa Rosa, Walton or Escambia County. More information can be found here. The application and procedures are listed hereThe application deadline is March 12, 2021.

4. The BBB Foundation of Northwest Florida is now accepting applications for the 2021 Student Ethics Scholarship Program. Students may apply to win a $1,000 scholarship payable to any vocational, trade school, or accredited college or university in the United States. The link to the application packet is here. Completed applications are due by 4:00 p.m. on March 15, 2021.

5.  Alpha Delta Kappa is an international honorary organization for outstanding women educators dedicated to educational excellence, altruism, and world understanding: (www.alphadeltakappa.com) The Florida Alpha chapter of ADK of Pensacola, Florida is offering a $1000 scholarship (two $500 installments given at freshmen year and then in the junior year starting education classes in college) to a public high school senior girl of the School District of Escambia County pursuing a career in K-12 education. We plan this to be an ongoing mentoring interaction with the Alpha Chapter. Attach the following items to this application which must be postmarked no later than March 15, 2021. Personal interviews may be scheduled after this date. Incomplete applications will NOT be considered.

6. The "We are the students" essay contest/scholarship is now open. To truly explore the question in an essay that is between 500 -800 words, students will need to go beyond "dictionary definitions," and express their understanding and reasoning about the connection between these two principles.  This reasoning involves a combination of observation, experience, and some pretty "big ideas." What does it take to understand them?  To build toward and maintain them? To see them with regard to each other? Why is this relationship important? The sixteen student winners will receive a total of $20,000 in scholarship prizes.  More details including rules and regulations can be found here. The deadline for submissions is April 15, 2021.

7. The Drake Davis Scholarship is awarded in memory of Drake Davis. Drake committed suicide in 2006 and Drake Davis Foundation, Inc. was formed to create an opportunity to raise awareness and prevention of suicide. A limited number of scholarships will be presented to graduating high school seniors who exemplify outstanding qualities in leadership, character and community service. For more information, go to https://www.drakedavis.org/. The application for the scholarship is linked here. The deadline for submissions is April 30, 2021.

8. Staunton Military Academy Alumni Scholarship:  A scholarship program intended to perpetuate the legacy of Staunton Military Academy (SMA). SMA was a special place for many young men from 1884 until it closed in 1976. Through this scholarship program, the alumni of SMA hope to preserve the memory of our school and what it has meant to all of us by helping young people who share the values and ideals for which SMA stood. Up to four scholarships with a minimum value of $1500 will be awarded annually and, with some conditions and exceptions, may be extended for up to two years
at amounts to be established. We invite applications from high-school seniors who are planning to attend two- or four-year colleges. There is no requirement for students to attend a military college or to enroll in ROTC. In fact, the only exclusions for participation are students planning to attend the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, the Naval Academy, the Air Force Academy, or the Coast Guard Academy. Instructions and an application form can be found at https://www.smascholarship.org/. The deadline to apply is July 1, 2021.