The Rotary Club of Knoxville
The Rotary Club of Knoxville offers up to $20,000 in scholarships for seniors who have academic success and demonstrated commitment to the community. Financial need is considered. Deadline for applying is 3/31. See Mrs. Bolinger in the College and Career Center for an application or click HERE.
Bearden Retired Teachers' Scholarship
The Bearden Retired Teachers have established a $500 scholarship toward college tuition to a graduating senior who plans to become a teacher. You must have a 2.8 GPA or higher and need to fill out an application packet. Application packets are in the College & Career Center and are due by April 16th, 2021.
UNCF SCHOLARSHIPS, PROGRAMS, INTERNSHIPS, AND FELLOWSHIPS
UNCF (United Negro College Fund) has helped more than 500,000 students earn their college degrees since its founding.
UNCF is the nation’s largest private scholarship provider to minority group members. Each year, we award more than $100 million in scholarships to students attending more than 1,100 schools across the country, including our prestigious network of 37 HBCUs.
We also manage a variety of scholarship programs, such as the Fund II Foundation UNCF STEM Scholars Program, UNCF/Koch Scholars Program, K-12 Education Fellowship and the Frederick Douglass Bicentennial Scholarship Program.
Go HERE to apply and learn more about scholarships, programs, internships, and fellowships that are offered.
Point Foundation (Point) is the nation’s largest scholarship-granting organization for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) students of merit. Point promotes change through scholarship funding, mentorship, leadership development, and community service training.
Go HERE to learn more and apply.
Elevate Mental Health Awareness Scholarship
Life Reimagined Ventures
This scholarship is open to students at any educational level and field of study. The only application requirement is that students have personally experienced challenges with mental health or have had people close to them who have experienced mental health challenges.
Students applying to the scholarship will be required to write an essay about how their experience with mental health has influenced their beliefs, relationships, and career aspirations. While not required, working or volunteering at organizations that increase mental health awareness, provide mental health support, or research mental health solutions will be a plus on student applications.
Go HERE for more details and to apply.
Deadline: May 31, 2021