A few great websites for scholarships and Financial aid assistance are as follows:
Horatio Alger Association is offering scholarships to students who possess the character to succeed in life. To qualify students must have at least a 2.0 GPA and require financial assistance to attend college. To learn more and apply, visit www.scholars.horatioalger.org
The AXA Foundation has a scholarship available for seniors. To apply, go to www.axa.com/achievers
Imagine America has scholarships available for students. For more information go to https://www.imagine-america.org/applyforscholarships
Canastota Alumni Scholarship
The Canastota Alumni is offering a $1,000 Scholarship to a graduating senior that is pursuing a post-secondary education and displays loyalty and pride in the Canastota Central School District. Application deadline is March 31st, 2023. Stop by the guidance office for an application and more information.
South Shore Association Award
South Shore Association is offering a $1,500 per year award to a student who will be furthering their education in environmental studies. Application deadline is April 15, 2023. Stop by the guidance office for more information.
2023 Student-View Scholarship Program
The 2023 Student-View Scholarship Program is offering $12,000 worth of scholarships to high school seniors who plan to attend a four-year college, community/junior college or career school. Simply log on to www.student-view.com and complete a 15-20 minute application survey about colleges in your area. The scholarship will be awarded via a random drawing of all completed applications. The deadline is April 23, 2023.
The Zonta Club of Oneida Humanitarian and Young Woman in Public Affairs Awards
The Zonta Club of the Oneida Area is offering $500 for the Jean M. Coon Humanitarian Award. It is a scholarship opportunity for students performing community service. Application deadline is March 1, 2023. Stop by the guidance office for more information.
The Zonta Club of the Oneida Area is offering the Young Women in Public Affairs Award to recognize outstanding young women who have shown exemplary leadership skills and are committed to the greater cause of the public service. The local recipient will be awarded $500 and will be entered to compete for the District YWPA Award for $1,000. Application deadline is March 1, 2023. Stop by the guidance office for more information.
Charles Skorupa Memorial Farm Scholarship
The Charles Skorupa Memorial Farm Scholarship is $1,000 award for a high school senior who is pursuing an ag-related career at an accredited post-secondary school, technical or vocational college. Application deadline is April 15, 2023. Stop by the Guidance office for more information.
2023 New York Farm Bureau Agricultural Youth Scholarship
2023 New York Farm Bureau Agricultural Youth Scholarship is available to graduating High School Seniors who will continue their education to prepare for a career in some way connected to the diverse agricultural industry. This includes advancing their education through college or pursuing advanced training in the skilled trades. Live or work on a farm or be involved with agriculture via any avenue. Family Farm Bureau membership or Student Farm Bureau membership is required. Students can join as a Student member by visiting: www.nyfb.org/membership . Student membership is complimentary. Application deadline is March 1, 2023.
PB & J Foundation scholarship
PB & J Foundation is offering a scholarship to high school seniors who plan on attending a 2 or 4 year college that have experienced personal challenges that may not have allowed them to perform well academically, but who still have the drive to succeed. Application deadline is May 31, 2023. Stop by the guidance office for more information.
Horatio Alger Association Scholarship
Horatio Alger Association is offering scholarships to high school juniors who exhibit a strong commitment to pursue and complete a bachelor's degree at an accredited non-profit public or private institution and also demonstrates critical financial need. Application deadline is March 15, 2023. Stop by the guidance office for more information.
Partners for Education & Business STEM Scholarships
Partners for Education & Business, Inc. has announced over $100,000 in available scholarships through the CNY STEM Scholarship Program. Regional high school students can now apply for four-year college scholarships in Architecture, Automation Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Process Engineering, Software Engineering, and Structural Engineering. Interested students can complete an online application at https://cnystem.com/ . The application deadline is April 1, 2023.