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First 10 Alabama scholarships:

Amount:
Winners receive scholarships totaling $100,000.
Awards:
The top six prize winning teams receive scholarship awards ranging from $2,500 to $20,000, which are divided equally among team members and paid directly to the colleges or universities at which the winning students enroll. Honorable Mention winners receive team prizes of $1,000.
Deadline:
February 20 (Registration Closes)
11th and 12th graders from all over the United States. Teams must be comprised of three to five students and one teacher-coach and a maximum of two teams per high school may register.
Contact:
Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics 3600 Market Street, 6th Floor Philadelphia, PA 19104-2688 USA Phone: 215.382.9800 Website: m3challenge.siam.org
Amount:
Varies
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
March 1
Open to high school seniors and undergraduates with minimum 3.0 G.P.A.. Must be accepted or enrolled in an accredited vocational school, college, or university. Applicants must not already have earned a degree. Must be listed as a resident on the current tenant certification at a member complex and have lived at that complex for at least six months. The only exception would be a property that is less than six month old.
Contact:
Alabama Council for Affordable & Rural Housing ALCARH P. O. Box 70037 Tuscaloosa, AL 35407 Phone: (205) 752-0005 or TOLL-FREE (866) 752-0005 Fax: (205) 752-7633 www.alcarh.org/scholarships.php
Amount:
$1500 per academic year ($750 for each of two semesters)
Awards:
12
Deadline:
March 3 (extended)
AAMA Dr. Bernard J. Schroer Scholarship, facilitated through the Consortium for Alabama Regional Center for Automotive Manufacturing (CARCAM), support individuals pursuing a career/technical education certificate or associate degree in the Alabama College System in preparation for a career in the automotive manufacturing industry. Must be an Alabama Resident. High school graduate or GED recipient. Planning to pursue an automotive manufacturing career in Alabama. Applicant must have a declared major in one of the following programs: Automotive Manufacturing Technology, Automated Manufacturing, Computer Numerical Control, Engineering Technology, Industrial Electronics Technology, Industrial Maintenance Technology, Machine Shop Technology, Machine Tool Technology, Manufacturing Technology, Mechatronics, Injection Molding. Applicant must have completed one semester at a CARCAM College and be enrolled in the second semester to apply; Any scholarship award is contingent upon successful completion of the second college semester. Applicant must have a desire to work in Alabama's automotive manufacturing industry. Applicant must have a 2.5 overall GPA. Award recipient must attend the AAMA summer quarterly meeting to be recognized. SCHOLARSHIP AWARD: A maximum of 12 scholarships at $750 per semester for two (2) semesters will be awarded per academic year. A maximum of three (3) scholarships may be awarded annually to any one CARCAM college. APPLICATION: The AAMA scholarship application will be available again in Spring 2015.
Contact:
For more information, contact the CARCAM Regional Office. P.O. Box 227 Gadsden, AL 35902 (256) 439-6870 (866) 429-1AUT Website: www.carcam.org
Amount:
Varies
Awards:
24
Deadline:
March 31
AAAS is the automotive aftermarket association for Alabama, Florida, Georgia, and Mississippi. If you are a resident of Alabama, Florida, Georgia, or Mississippi, meet the additional qualifications below, and submit a complete application, you will be considered by the AAAS Education Foundation for this scholarship. The Automotive Aftermarket Association Southeast sponsors the AAAS Education Foundation Scholarship Program to assist students wishing to continue their education beyond the secondary level. To be eligible for this scholarship, an applicant must be: Sponsored by an AAAS member in good standing; Priority is given to AAAS members, member employees, or family of member or employee; A high school graduate or possess a GED certificate; AAAS staff and family members are not eligible; One letter of recommendation is required; Be enrolled or planning to enroll as a full-time undergraduate student in a curriculum leading to a degree or certificate in an accredited college, university or technical institute or an Automotive Service Excellence / National Automotive Technician Education Foundation (ASE/NATEF) accredited automotive technical program.
Contact:
AAAS Education Foundation 11245 Chantilly Parkway Court Montgomery, AL 36117 Phone: (334) 834-1848 Fax: (334) 834-1818 www.automotivescholarships.com/scholarshiptype.cfm?type=3
Amount:
$1000
Awards:
4
Deadline:
March 31
Open to graduating high school seniors or high school graduates who are planning to enroll in a business or K-12 program in the state of Alabama. Must be an accredited college or university in the state of Alabama. Selection is based on scholastic achievement and financial need.
Contact:
Yolanda Grace 3165 Reeves Street 334-794-1436 Dothan, AL 36303 yograce@dothan.k12.al.us
Amount:
$1000
Awards:
1
Deadline:
March 31
Full-time enrolled student in any Canadian or American University. High school students may also apply.
Amount:
Varies
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
April 1
High school seniors and current undergraduate college students are eligible for the The Good South Scholarship. Must submit resume with completed application.
Contact:
The Good South LLC PO Box 320965 Flowood, MS 39232 E-mail: scholarship@thegoodsouth.com Website: www.thegoodsouth.com
Amount:
$1000
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
May 24
Applicant must be a current high school senior graduating from a public, private, parochial high school or home school located in Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee or the Caribbean Applicant must be accepted by and plan to attend an accredited, non-proprietary, technical, community or four-year college in the fall following his/her graduation Applicant must have at least a 2.75 grade point average for grades 9-12. Applicant must have financial need Applicant must demonstrate a commitment to community service, social justice issues, and/or leadership qualities Applicant must submit ACT and/or SAT scores
Contact:
The contact person for the scholarship is SACAC Grants Chair, Joyce Mai (joyce_mai@ncsu.edu).
Amount:
$1500
Awards:
12
Deadline:
May 29
1. Student must be enrolled in an accredited undergraduate or graduate ornamental horticulture program or related discipline at a four-year institution, must be currently enrolled in good standing and must carry a full-time compliment of courses at time of application and during the semester the scholarship is granted. 2. Also, student must be in a junior or senior standing at time of application in a four-year curriculum (having completed the first two years and at least two horticulture courses) or a graduate student standing in a horticultural masters or doctoral program. 3. Student must be a resident of one of the 16 SNA states (Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, Missouri, North Carolina, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia and West Virginia) although attendance at an institution within these states is not mandatory. The student must be a citizen of the U.S. 4. For the most recent two years (four years for graduate students), a minimum grade point average of 2.75, based on a scale of 4.0, is required for undergraduate students or 3.0 on a scale of 4.0 for graduate students. 5. Preference will be given to those applicants who plan to work in any aspect of the industry (including owning their own business) following graduation and those in financial need. 6. Previous scholarship recipients may reapply; however, each is limited to a maximum of 2 scholarship awards.
Contact:
Sidney B. Meadows Scholarship Endowment Fund P.O. Box 801513, Acworth, GA 30101 Ph: 678.813.1880, Fax: 678.813.1881 Email: info@sbmsef.org Website: www.sbmsef.org
Amount:
$500
Awards:
1
Deadline:
May 31
A law student whose life has been affected by cancer.
Contact:
Dana Morris 509 Harrison Avenue #200A Panama City, FL 32401 E-mail: dana@dmorrislaw.com Website: www.dmorrislaw.com