2020 Scholarship Opportunities

Fabric of Society Scholarship Essay Contest applications are located in guidance. Entrants must be on track to graduate in 2020. Essays must be from 600 to 800 words. Deadline is Monday, February 24, 2020


Georgia Association of Housing and Redevelopment Authorities Scholarship. Applicant must be a current resident of the Housing and Redevelopment Authorities with at least 2 years of residency or a recipient of assistance through the Community Development Block Grant Program. Deadline March 10th. Applications are in guidance. 


Constitutional Officers Association of Georgia (COAG) Scholarship ($1000) is now available. Submit a 1,000 word essay and complete the COAG application. Essay theme and application can be found online at coagonline.org/coag-scholarship.  Applications can also be picked up in Guidance.   All applications must be received (not postmarked) by our office no later than March 13, 2020 or they will be deemed ineligible. Applications mailed to any other address will not be forwarded or considered.


The Georgia District Civitan Foundation invites your Junior Civitan Club senior members to apply for the 2020 Georgia District Junior Civitan Scholarships and the 2020 Robert Wyand Junior Civitan Scholarship.  The two recipients of the 2020 Georgia District Junior Civitan Scholarships will receive $1 ,000 awards each and one recipient of the 2020 Robert Wyand Junior Civitan Scholarship will receive a $ 1,000 award.. The deadline for sending applications is March 15, 2020. Applications are in guidance.


The Georgia District Civitan Foundation invites you to apply for the following scholarship: 2019-2020 Bobby Dodd Scholarship for Outstanding Community Service (Awarded to a physically challenged student) The purpose of this scholarship is to assist a Georgia high school senior who has an outstanding record of community service in pursuing his/her education objectives. Academics and financial need are important and will be reviewed, but the overriding criteria will be the applicant's community service involvement. APPLICATIONS MUST BE POSTMARKED BY MARCH 15, 2020. Applications are in guidance.


The James Eunice Legacy Fund presents $500 scholarships annually to graduating seniors to continue James' legacy of investing in others. Applicants must be a graduating High School senior. All applicants must have a minimum high school GPA of 2.50. Applicants must reside in the United States, and be enrolled or intend to enroll in a post secondary college, technical college or university in the United States. Deadline March 15. Applications are in guidance.  


The Chandlor Grace Smith Memorial Scholarship application is now available in Guidance.  The recipient of the scholarship will be a graduating Senior who is a foster and/or adopted child.  However, the recipient will not be recognized as a foster and/or adopted child when receiving the award.  Applications can be picked up in Guidance.  Deadline is March 27, 2020.


Mayo Livingston Senior Rotary Volunteer Service Scholarship and the Alfred A. Rogers Rotary Volunteer Service Scholarship, $1,000 scholarship for students attending a College or University or technical school. Requirements are 2.5 or higher GPA, demonstration of a commitment to community service, and documentation of community service experience. Deadline is March 27th. Applications can be picked up in Guidance.


Georgia’s Own Credit Union Scholarship ($1000) is now available. The applicant must be a dependent of a primary member of Georgia’s Own Credit Union. Applications can also be picked up in Guidance.  Deadline is March 31, 2020.


ABAC Scholarship Application for  “New Student” and current class of 2020 dual enrollment students that plan to enroll at ABAC in the Fall of 2020 is available at New Student Scholarship Application   -  (https://www.emailmeform.com/builder/form/SQqWb0fYyc5a1) Scholarship applicants will need to have an ABAC Id number and Stallion email address.  Therefore, the scholarship applicants must apply and be accepted into ABAC prior to submitting the  scholarship application. The deadline for the scholarship application to be submitted is April 1st.


BILL REYNOLDS MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP: One $1,000 scholarship will be awarded annually. Applicants must be a graduating senior. Applicants must reside in the United States, and plan to attend a post secondary college or university in the United States. This scholarship will be awarded on the basis of Leadership Abilities, Community Service and Academics. A transcript must be attached in order to be considered. Deadline April 1st. Applications are in guidance. 


Southwest Georgia Farm Credit will offer the $2000 Duane Watson Scholarship to a graduating senior form southwest Georgia pursuing a degree in Agriculture, Crop Production, Livestock Production, Crop & Soil Science, Agricultural Technology, Agricultural Research, Sustainable Agriculture, or Agribusiness. The application is available under the LEARN TAB on SWGAFARMCredit.com. Application deadline is April 1, 2020


Southwest Georgia Farm Credit will offer 3 scholarships in the amount of $1,000.00 each, to a selected high school seniors.  Scholarship to a graduating senior form southwest Georgia pursuing a degree in Agriculture, Crop Production, Livestock Production, Crop & Soil Science, Agricultural Technology, Agricultural Research, Sustainable Agriculture, or Agribusiness.  The application is available under the LEARN TAB on SWGAFARMCredit.com. Application deadline is April 1, 2020


Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. Scholarship is now available.  Senior applicant must be active in both school and community with a minimum GPA of 2.5.  Applications can be picked up in Guidance.  Deadline is  April 3, 2020


Bainbridge-Decatur County Retired Educators Scholarship applications are located in Guidance. The application deadline is April 6, 2020.


NAACP Scholarship Applications are located in Guidance.  Please complete and return to Guidance by the deadline, April 8, 2020.


The Dorothy Odom Memorial Woodman Life Scholarship application is now available in Guidance. Deadline April 8th.


Southern Regional Technical College Scholarship applications are in guidance 
Deadline: April 10, 2020


The Fort Rucker-Wiregrass Chapter of the Association of the United States Army awards over $20,000 in scholarship funds to deserving high school students. Application deadline is April 15, 2020. For requirements and application please visit www.ausawiregrass.org/our-news/national-events    


Dueno Memorial Scholarship, $1,000 scholarship. Requirements are: 2.5 or higher GPA, minimum of two years participation on the Cross Country team, completed application, and one letter of reference is required (it must be from a high school teacher who can speak to the character of the student). All requirements must be met for consideration. Completed application deadline is Friday, April 17th by 3 p.m. Applications can be picked up in Guidance.


The Gaines-Jones Scholarship will be available online starting February 1, 2020.  Applicant must be a college-bound African American high school senior residing in Decatur County and participates in extracurricular activities and community service. Strong personal essay, short answer, and reference letters required. Visit https://gaines-jones.org/scholarships/ to apply. Deadline April 20, 2020


First National Bank Scholarship:  Applicants should complete a brief essay (not to exceed 500 words) describing how the scholarship funds could best fit their financial needs in furthering their education. Essay is due Monday, April 27th. Mail essay to the following:

Bainbridge High School
1 Bearcat BLVD 
Bainbridge, GA 39819
Attn: First National Bank Scholarship


The April Dean Phillips Nursing Scholarship is available in guidance. Students must be pursuing a degree in the field of nursing, have a 3.0 GPA, and submit a personal statement that includes why he or she wants to pursue a career in the nursing field. Deadline April 29th


Delta Service and Education Foundation of Gadsden County Florida
Incorporated Scholarship-The DSEF Scholarship is now available. Application must be typed. Please contact the scholarship chair for an electronic copy Agatha Muse-Salters at  museag@hotmail.comor (850) 545-3092.  ALL applications are to be postmarked by April 30, 2020. Mail application and documents to 

Delta Service & Education Foundation (DSEF) of
Gadsden County Florida Incorporated Scholarship Committee
P.O. Box 156
Quincy, FL 32353





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