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1. The Visual and Performing Arts Scholarship Competition at Birmingham-South is now open! Birmingham-Southern College’s Visual & Performing Arts Scholarship Competition is an opportunity for admitted high school seniors and transfers to compete for renewable scholarships in Art, Art History, Architectural Studies, Media & Film, Music, Musical Theatre, and Theatre. To be considered for our various scholarship opportunities, students must submit all required materials in addition to the scholarship application no later than Monday, February 1, 2021. Students can submit required materials on the application form or email them to admission@bsc.edu. Lastly, students are eligible to audition for multiple departments. Please review all the scholarship information at this link. 

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. SMILE Project Empowers, Inc. is awarding four scholarships to students who plan to attend a college, university, or vocational school during the Fall of 2021 in the amount of $1,250 each.  These scholarships are available to new and returning college students attending school in the United States.  Click here for additional information and application. The deadline to apply is March 1, 2021.

4. 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.

5. 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.

6.  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.

7. 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.

8. 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.

9. 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.