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Univision Scholarship for Hispanic Students

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Application Deadline Extended to May 27, 2022

2022 Amaze Yourself Scholarship

Landau Uniforms is honored to inform you of our 2022 Amaze Yourself Scholarship. This past year, the importance and necessity of health care providers have been made clear. They have amazed us all! The Amaze Yourself Scholarship is determined to support an amazing, new generation of healthcare professionals dedicated to making a positive social impact by way of healing. 

This is an amazing opportunity for prospective health care members. Receive up to $2,500 (1st), $1,500 (2nd), $1,000 (3rd) in scholarship money OR a Landau prize package (4th - 28th). The top scholarship winner will receive 4 packages a year from Landau that will be tailored to their needs as a student. Communication will need to stay open with the Landau team to ensure they are fully prepared to take on each chapter of academic pursuits. 

 

This year, students can apply by submitting a video OR social post where they answer our prompts and tell us how amazing they are. Read about last year's recipients and see what their submission videos looked like here: 2021 Amaze Yourself Scholarship Recipient. **Please inform your students soon since the scholarship is now open and its deadline is April 29, 2022, 11 AM CST.**

 

 

For more details on eligibility, required components, and how to apply, refer to the links below. I have also included an attached scholarship flyer you can send to members or post up at your institution or website. 

 

Scholarship Link

Scholarship Flyer

 

If you have any questions, please email us at marketing@landau.com

Application Deadline: April 29, 2022

Sallie Mae Scholarships

To help first-generation, low-income, and minority students access and complete college, The Sallie Mae Fund, the charitable arm of Sallie Mae®, has again partnered with Thurgood Marshall College Fund to offer scholarships through its Bridging the Dream Scholarship Program.

Who is eligible and how to apply:

•The Bridging the Dream Scholarship for High School Seniors: The Sallie Mae Fund will award (25) $10,000 scholarships to high school seniors who plan to enroll in a two- or four-year degree professional certificate, or vocational training program. Seniors who excel inside and outside of the classroom and demonstrate financial need can apply NOW through Feb. 28 at www.salliemae.com/landing/bridging-the-dream.

•The Completing the Dream Scholarship: The Sallie Mae Fund will award (185) gap scholarships worth up to $2,500 each to minority students and those from underserved communities who are on track to graduate but are at-risk of not completing due to financial emergency or unpaid school bill. Students can apply NOW for the Completing the Dream Scholarship at www.salliemae.com/landing/completing-the-dream.

For official scholarship rules, visit www.salliemae.com/about/scholarship-opportunities. No purchase necessary. Void where prohibited.

Application Deadline February 28, 2022

MARIETTA KIWANIS FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIPS

The scholarships listed below are awarded to students by the Kiwanis Club of Marietta through a competitive application process.  We encourage all qualified individuals to apply for any of the scholarships described below.  You may apply for more than one scholarship, but you must submit a separate application for each one.  Please read the description and requirements for each scholarship carefully to ensure that you meet the application criteria. 

Please follow these directions:
• Download the application (below) and save it to your computer, adding your name to the end of the file name.  Open the application file you have saved to your computer, enter your information, and save it again.  Then email OR print and mail as directed below.  If you prefer, you can print the application, complete manually, and mail as directed below.  The essay may be provided as a Word or PDF file, or you may submit a printed hard copy if you are mailing your application.  Please be sure to complete the entire application and keep a copy for your records.
• A copy of your transcript (noncertified) is preferred but not required.
• Mail or email your application and essay to:
      MAIL:    Marietta Kiwanis Foundation, Inc.
                    Attn:  Pat Huey / Scholarships (Name of Scholarship)
                    P.O. Box 3191 
                    Marietta, GA 30061
      EMAIL:  pathuey@comcast.net
                    Subject line:  Scholarships (Name of Scholarship)
 • Deadline is March 15, 2022

TURNER-HOWARD SCHOLARSHIP - $2,500 CLICK HERE FOR APPLICATION
This is a memorial scholarship established in 1988 by Mr. and Mrs. James L. Howard in memory of their late mothers, Mary Miller Turner and Ellie Morris Howard.  This undergraduate scholarship is available to a student who is entering or attending an accredited college or university AND who is either a staff member of the Cobb County Schools or the Marietta City Schools or who is a dependent of such a staff member.  Selection emphasis will be placed on academic achievement, character, and financial need.

JANE AND EBBIE LANCE SCHOLARSHIP - $2,500 CLICK HERE FOR APPLICATION
This is a memorial scholarship established in 1993 by the Marietta Kiwanis Foundation.  This scholarship is available for any high school graduate or equivalent who is committed to pursuing vocational/technical education at Chattahoochee Technical College.  Selection emphasis will be placed on academic achievement and financial need.

MARIETTA KIWANIS SPECIAL EDUCATION SCHOLARSHIP - $2,500 CLICK HERE FOR APPLICATION
This is a scholarship established in 1991 by the Marietta Kiwanis Foundation.  This scholarship is available to assist a teacher or student accepted into an accredited college or university in Georgia who is pursuing a major in the field of special education.  Selection emphasis will be placed on academic achievement, character, and financial need.

E.W. CHASTAIN SCHOLARSHIP - $2,500 CLICK HERE FOR APPLICATION
This is a scholarship established in 1997 by the Marietta Kiwanis Foundation.  This graduate or undergraduate scholarship is available to a student entering or attending an accredited college or university AND who has been a member of a Kiwanis Key Club or Circle K for a year or more or who is a family member of a currently active Kiwanis Club of Marietta member.  Selection emphasis will be placed on academic achievement, character, and financial need.

RAYMOND STEVE TUMLIN SCHOLARSHIP - $2,500 CLICK HERE FOR APPLICATION
This is a memorial scholarship established in 2001 by the Marietta Kiwanis Foundation in honor of the late Raymond Steve Tumlin, Sr., a dedicated Marietta Kiwanian, business, civic, and community leader in Cobb County.  This scholarship is available to a graduate or undergraduate student entering or attending an accredited college or university and who is currently a member of a Kiwanis Club, Kiwanis-sponsored youth organization or who is the son, daughter, or spouse of a currently active Kiwanis Club of Marietta member.  Selection emphasis will be placed on academic achievement, character, and financial need.

BILL "SCOOP" KINNEY JOURNALISM SCHOLARSHIP - $2,500 CLICK HERE FOR APPLICATION
This scholarship was established in 2006 by the Marietta Kiwanis Foundation in honor of Mr. Bill Kinney, the Senior Associate Editor of the Marietta Daily Journal.  This scholarship is available to a graduate or undergraduate student entering or attending any accredited college or university and who is pursuing a major in the field of Journalism.  Selection emphasis will be placed on financial need and academic performance.

FOREVER REMEMBER SCHOLARSHIP - $2,500 CLICK HERE FOR APPLICATION
This scholarship was established in 2010 by the Marietta Kiwanis Foundation to recognize those who are left behind.  This scholarship is available to a dependent of a person who is either on active duty or employed in the reserve, or a veteran of the military, law enforcement, fire department, or EMT services.  Applicants or their parents must reside or work in Cobb County.  The applicant agrees that verification of dependency may occur during the selection process.  Emphasis for this award will be placed on the essay, character, and academic achievement.  For information about the Forever Remember statue and the creation of this scholarship, please CLICK HERE.

COBB COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT - FOUNDERS/BECK SCHOLARSHIP - CLICK HERE FOR APPLICATION
This scholarship was established in 2018 by the Marietta Kiwanis Foundation in memory of the Founders of the Kiwanis Club of Marietta and Fred and Drucilla Beck who served as Secretary for 20+ years.  SPECIAL DEADLINE, SEE MRS. SAWYER IN COUNSELING, MUST SUBMIT BY MARCH 1ST

 

SCOTT CHADWICK SCHOLARSHIP FOR EMERGING LEADERS - $2,500 CLICK HERE FOR APPLICATION
This memorial scholarship was established in 2020 by the Marietta Kiwanis Foundation in honor of former Club President and outstanding community servant leader, Scott Chadwick.  Applicants must be a graduate or undergraduate student entering or attending an accredited college or university.  The recipient must be a Cobb County resident who has demonstrated the qualities of a servant leader through community service and support for one or more organizations in the civic, nonprofit, educational, faith-based, arts, military, or justice community.

$2500 Balams Firm Scholarship Award

 

The Balams Firm is proud to announce we are accepting applications for our $2,500 SCHOLARSHIP to help support a METRO ATLANTA STUDENT in accomplishing their educational goals.

 

As a Community Partner, THE BALAMS FIRM is committed to recognizing talent and rewarding excellence. Our mission is to provide an opportunity for deserving students to reach their potential by supporting the cost of higher education.

 

The merit-based scholarship is open to all high school seniors in the metro Atlanta area with a GPA of 3.2 or higher.

Students may submit their completed application beginning OCTOBER 1 and due no later than FEBRUARY 1.

 

See the complete scholarship information and APPLY ONLINE at our website The Balams Firm Scholarship - The Balams Firm (balamslaw.com)

COBB EMC SCHOLARSHIPS

Cobb EMC offers 2 scholarships for high school seniors: the Cobb EMC Foundation Scholarship and the Walter Harrison Scholarship. 

 Cobb EMC Foundation Scholarship
Annually awards 14 scholarships – College/University & Vocational/Technical – in the amount of $5,000 each to eligible students. Application deadlines and details.

Walter Harrison Scholarship
The $1,000 scholarship is awarded to students who excel in academics – GPA, SAT scores, honors – and demonstrate a financial need. Application deadlines and details.

Wellstar Cobb Hospital Council on Volunteer Services Scholarship

 

To be eligible for Wellstar Cobb Hospital 2022 Council on Volunteer Services (COVS) Scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria:

 

1. Applicant must be pursuing a degree or certificate in the healthcare profession.

 2. Applicant must have a minimum GPA of 3.0.

 3. Applicant must submit an OFFICIAL high school and/or college transcript and available aptitude and achievement tests.

 4. Applicant must be enrolled or submit OFFICIAL proof of acceptance (if not currently enrolled) from the educational institution you will be attending in the State of Georgia.

 5. Applicant must be a resident of Cobb County, Georgia.

 6. Applicant must be a citizen of the United States or a permanent resident of the U.S. (proof of a permanent visa will be required at the time of the interview).

 Scholarship awards will be based on the applicant’s:

  • Scholastic Records

  • Character

  • Qualities of Leadership

  • Participation in Student and Community Activities

 7. Applicant must be available for an interview on: Wednesday,

June 8, 2022. Interviews will be held in the Oran Conference Room,

1791 North Professional Building, Austell GA.  If, the current situation makes this impossible, we will conduct interviews by Zoom.

 

 PLEASE NOTE:

 The scholarship tuition will be paid in two installments of $1,250 directly to the college of your choice, if it meets the criteria as stated in the Wellstar Cobb COVS.  The first payment will be made to the school at the beginning of the Fall term and the second payment will be made to the school in the Spring term after your official GPA grade is received (3.0 minimum GPA).

 

2022 Scholarship Application

Application Deadline April 12, 2022

Get Into Energy Georgia Scholarship

The 2022 scholarship application is now open for Georgia high school seniors.

Scholarship criteria:
1. A minimum of five (5) – $1000 scholarships are available to be awarded.
2. A GPA of 2.5 or better is required to apply.
3. Scholarships will be awarded without regard to race, sex, creed, national origin or disability.
4. Students must submit an application in its entirety no later than 5:00 p.m., Sunday, April 2, 2022
5. If selected, the recipient grants GEICC the right to use their name and photo(s) publicly for various publicity campaigns.
6. Please provide a PDF version of your latest transcript and photo in order to complete this application.

2022 Scholarship Application

Application Deadline April 2, 2022

2022 Percy Julian Award and 2022 St. Elmo Brady Award

 

The Percy Julian award will be given to two High School Seniors (one male and one female) in recognition of scholastic achievement and leadership ability. Each recipient will receive a $1000 book scholarship and a one-year (student) membership in the American Chemical Society (ACS). 

 

Qualifications for the Percy Julian award are as follows: 

1. The Percy Julian award is open to African Americans, Hispanics, Native Americans, and other racial and ethnic minorities who are traditionally underrepresented in science. 

2. Students applying must have a cumulative GPA of 3.5

3. Applicants must plan to major in a STEM (traditional natural and physical science, technology, engineering, or math) discipline. 

4. Applicants must plan to attend a college or university in the Fall 2022 semester. 

5. Applicants must show evidence of leadership skills which promote racial, ethnic, and cultural understanding. 

 

The St. Elmo Brady award will be given to a High School Senior in recognition of the goal of becoming a first-generation college student, their scholastic journey, personal integrity and perseverance. The recipient will receive a $600 book scholarship and a one-year (student) membership in ACS.

 

Qualifications for the St. Elmo Brady award are as follows:

1. The St. Elmo Brady award is open to African Americans, Hispanics, Native Americans, and other racial and ethnic minorities who are traditionally underrepresented in science. 

2. Students applying must have an overall unweighted STEM GPA of between 2.8 and 3.4. For 2022 SAT/ACT score submission is encouraged but not required. 

3. Applicants must be a first-generation college student (i.e., grand-parents, parents, or siblings have not earned a bachelor’s degree or higher). 

4. Applicants must plan to major in a STEM (traditional natural or physical science, technology, engineering, or math) discipline. 

5. Applicants must plan to attend a college or university in the Fall 2022 semester. 

6. Applicants must show evidence of personal integrity and perseverance as demonstrated through leadership skills, academics, religious or other community-based extra-curricular activities, or work-related activities.

Percy Julian Award Application

St. Elmo Brady Award Application

 

Application Deadline: April 13, 2022

Metro-Marietta Kiwanis Morgan Thomas Scholarship 

 

Eligibility Criteria

  • U.S. citizenship

  • Resident of Cobb County, Georgia for at least six (6) months prior to application

  • Minimum 2.8 GPA unweighted in all high school coursework for grades 10, 11, and 12, with preference for students with GPA's between 2.8 -3.8

  • Commitment to community service

  • Enrollment in or acceptance to a college or university within the United States

  • Historically, Scholarship awards have been between $1,000 - $3,000

  • You must be available for an interview in May.

 

Eligible candidates should use this link 

Application Deadline: 5/09/2022

Fostering Education Scholarship

If you qualify for this scholarship, please email your Counselor for a link to the application.

Eligibility Criteria 

  • U.S. citizenship

  • Resident of the State of Georgia for at least twelve (12) months prior to application

  • High school senior or high school graduate within the past 12 months who has been in the Foster Care system in the State of Georgia

  • Minimum unweighted 2.5 GPA 

  • Enrollment in or acceptance to a college or university within the United States

  • Scholarship awards are between $1,000 - $3,000 

  • Application deadline is May 9, 2022

  • If you are selected for an interview, you MUST be available and complete the interview in May 2022

Cobb County Farm Bureau Scholarship

 

Cobb County Farm Bureau will award a total of up to $15,000 in scholarships to high school seniors or college students who plan to pursue a college degree in agricultural and Family/Consumer Sciences or a related agricultural field. Individual amounts will be awarded at the discretion of the Scholarship Committee. To be eligible to apply, a student must be a resident of Cobb County as of March 31, 2022.

 

Applicants must be accepted or enrolled in an accredited Georgia College, University, or Technical School during the 2022-2023 academic years, and pursuing a two-to-four-year degree in an area related to Agriculture, Forestry, or Family/Consumer Sciences

2022 Scholarship Application

Application Deadline: 3/31/2022

Georgia Civitan Scholarships

 

The Georgia District Civitan Foundation offers scholarships annually to Georgia high school seniors as follows:

  • Two 2022 Georgia District Civitan Scholarships in the amount of $ 1,500 each.

           

  • One 2022 Robert Wyand Junior Civitan Scholarship in the amount of $ 1,500.

    • Applicant must be an active member of a Junior Civitan Club.

 

  • Two 2022 Alice Dodd Memorial Scholarships for Outstanding Community Service in the amount of $2,500 for first and $ 1,500 for second.

 

  • Two 2022 Bobby Dodd Memorial Scholarships for Outstanding Community Service shall be awarded to a Physically Challenged Student in the amount of $ 2,500 for first and $ 1,500.00 for second.

 

Application deadline is March 15, 2022

 

All applications must be submitted on the Foundations scholarship application form which may be found on the Georgia District web page www.georgiacivitan.org, click FOUNDATION.  

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2021 SCHOLARSHIPS LISTED  BELOW, WILL UPDATE WITH CURRENT YEAR INFORMATION AS SOON AS IT IS AVAILABLE.

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The Garnett Huguley Memorial Black Scholars Fund

The Garnett Huguley Memorial Black Scholars Fund is pleased to announce a merit-based scholarship that grants $10,000 annually to one African-American male graduating high school senior. The scholarship was established to honor the life and legacy of Garnett Huguley, an award-winning pharmaceutical sales executive, mentor/teacher, author and loving family man. Applications must be submitted by May 15. The scholarship recipient will be announced on June 15. 

 

“Garnett was a lifelong scholar and someone who believed in the power of an educated Black mind. Throughout his life, he worked tirelessly to instill his core values of faith, service, hard work and education to our children and grandchildren as well as the many individuals he mentored,” said Cynthia Huguley, his devoted wife of 40 years. “It is my honor to help continue his remarkable legacy with the Garnett Huguley Memorial Black Scholars Fund. I am grateful to our family and friends who have contributed to make this scholarship possible and look forward to seeing its lasting impact on our community.” 

 

Scholarship Eligibility: 

  • African-American male graduating seniors with plans to attend a four-year college or university 

  • Minimum GPA of 2.75 (on a 4.0 scale) or 75-80% (on a 100% scale) 

Scholarship Requirements: 

  • Two essays (500 words each) 

    • What are your goals (both career and personal) for college and beyond? 

    • What have you done in your past and what will you do in the future to build up the African-American community? 

  • Two recommendations from a teacher, counselor, mentor or family/ friend

  • Copy of high school transcript 

  • Other scholarship and financial aid offers 

  • Phone or Zoom interview (final round applicants only) 

For more information and to submit an application, please visit garnetthuguleyscholarship.com

Application Deadline: May 15, 2021

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The Quest for Excellence Scholarship, Sigma Pi at UGA

This scholarship is offered to all incoming freshmen men attending the University of Georgia in the fall, 2021.

These are two $1,000 scholarships awarded to deserving incoming freshmen men attending UGA Fall Semester 2021. Scholarship recipients are not required to join Sigma Pi. However, a bid to join Sigma Pi will be extended to scholarship winners as they will have demonstrated the same qualities we are looking for in members of our Fraternity.

The Quest for Excellence Scholarship is named after our Fraternity's goal for men "to be committed to a 'Quest for Excellence' in all areas of life." A brother of Sigma Pi is committed to excellence in everything he does – be it in the classroom or on the playing field. To be awarded The Quest for Excellence Scholarship, the applicant must be of good character, have a record of outstanding high school academic and extra-curricular achievement, and shown a commitment to service, leadership, and self-improvement.

Find more details and application HERE

Questions? Email ugaquestforexcellence@gmail.com or call (470) 554-2601

Application Deadline: May 16, 2021

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Parrish Construction Scholarship


Students who meet the following criteria are eligible for a $2,500 scholarship:
1. Must have a minimum grade point average of 2.5.
2. Applicant must attend a public or private high school in the state of Georgia and must graduate high school in May 2021.
3. The applicant must be pursuing an education in Construction Management, Engineering, or a related field.

Application and more information found HERE

Application Deadline: May 21, 2021

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Hairstylist/Esthetician/Spa Professional Scholarships

Are you interested in a career as a hairstylist, esthetician or spa professional? Beauty Changes Lives has awarded more than 700 scholarships since 2013 to help students who aspire for a career in the beauty industry.

 

Beauty Changes Lives Scholarships At a Glance

Application Deadline: Between March and May, 2021

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Street Angels Scholars


The scholarship effort was initiated in 2008 as another opportunity to give back to the community. We believe that
pursuing an education at the post-secondary level is beneficial to the individual, the community and the economy.
Because of this belief, we have decided to assist six individuals in their pursuit of higher education by providing
educational funding. This year, we plan to award a total of three awards in the amounts of $1000, $750 and $500.
Any individual desiring to apply for the scholarship, must meet the following minimum criteria:
● Applicant must be an upcoming freshman entering a four-year college or university in 2021
● Applicant or a relative by blood or marriage must be a licensed motorcycle rider in the state of Georgia
● Applicant must be a resident of Georgia
● Applicant must have a minimum grade point average of 2.50 on a 4.00 scale
● Applicant must provide an official transcript with the application packet
● Applicant must provide one letter of recommendation with the application packet; this letter must be from an
educator or guidance counselor at the applicant’s school
● Applicant must provide proof of community service with the application packet
● Applicant must submit a 500-word essay (see application)
● Finalists must appear in Atlanta or via videoconference for an interview
● If selected, finalists will be notified via telephone, email, and/or U.S. mail

 

Complete APPLICATION HERE or apply online at www.streetangelsscholars.org.
Questions?  (404) 590-8122 or info@streetangelsscholars.org 

 

Application Deadline: May 31, 2021

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BigSun Scholarship
The BigSun Organization is proud to be able to continue to help young athletes succeed in their academic pursuits. We are offering an annual scholarship to a deserving student. All student athletes are eligible for this award, regardless of which sport they are participating in. Their participation may be in any capacity, whether as a player, coach or official.

  

Amount of Award: $500.00

 

The successful applicant will be a high school senior or be attending a post secondary institute and currently involved in some sport at that institution or in the community..

 

Please visit our website at http://www.bigsunathletics.com to learn how to apply.

Application Deadline: June 19, 2021

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WiseGeek LGBTQ+ Awareness Scholarship

Goal of this scholarship is to promote equity in our schools and to support the dreams and aspirations of LGBTQ+ students.


Key details:​

  • Eligibility: Students who identify as part of the LGBTQ+ community

  • Amount: $500

  • Apply HERE 

    Application Deadline: 7/1/21

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 'Justice for All' Scholarship

Offered to  students in Georgia by MG Law. $1000 one-time scholarship; essay required.

More details regarding due dates and application requirements can be found HERE

Application Deadline: July 8, 2021

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The Golden Dream Scholarship

Requirements include: 

Enrolled in a 2 or 4-year institution in Fall 2021.
Students must have a minimum of a 2.5 high school GPA
Students must be a Deferred Action for Childhood Arrival (DACA) recipient.
Students must apply by scholarship deadline: July 30, 2021 at 11:59 PM.

 

You will find more information HERE

Application Deadline: 7/30/21at 11:59PM

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City Property Management HOA Service Scholarship

This scholarship is available to any High School senior nationwide, and we would like to invite your students to apply. Appy HERE

 

Award Amount:

$1000

Deadline: July 31, 2021

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Horatio Alger National Career & Technical Scholarship

Scholarships are awarded to students who have faced and overcome great obstacles in their lives who wish to pursue a career or technical education at an accredited non-profit post-secondary institution in the United States. 

You will find more information HERE

Award Amount:

Up to $2,500

Deadline: July 15

Scholarship Eligibility Requirements

• Be a U.S. citizen. • Be between the ages of 17 and 26 and/or must be able to commission as an Officer by age 30. • Have a high school cumulative grade point average of at least 2.50. • Have a high school diploma or equivalent. • Complete the SAT (math/verbal) or the ACT (excluding the writing test). • Meet the physical standards. • Civil convictions are reviewed on a case-by-case basis. • Agree to accept a commission and serve in the Army on Active Duty or in the Reserve Component (Army Reserve or National Guard).

 

For more information text SCHOLARSHIP to GOARMY or online at www.goarmy.com/rotc