Creswell Kiwanis Community Service Scholarship

The Kiwanis Club is proud to offer a qualified Creswell HS senior, up to $1000 scholarship. Must be received by May 1. APPLY NOW!

Kiwanis Community Service Scholarship

The Kiwanis Club of Creswell is proud to offer a qualified applicant, who is a Creswell High School Senior, up to a $1,000 college scholarship.

Name: ________________________________________________________________

Address: ________________________________________________________________

Date of Birth: ______________________________

Cumulative GPA (using A = 4.0): ____________

SAT Score: _________________________________

College(s) to which you have applied: _____________________________________

Proposed Field of Study in College: _______________________________________

If you have taken or are enrolled in college level courses, list the course(s) and the college or university:

___________________________________ ______________________________

___________________________________ ______________________________

List your top five School Activities and Leadership Positions held:

1. _______________________________________________________________________

2. _______________________________________________________________________

3. _______________________________________________________________________

4. _______________________________________________________________________

5. _______________________________________________________________________

List your Community Activities and Leadership Positions held:

1. ______________________________________________________________________

2. ______________________________________________________________________

3. ______________________________________________________________________

4. ______________________________________________________________________

5. ______________________________________________________________________

Your ability to express yourself and to organize your thoughts are important. Please state your reasons for seeking a higher education and why we should consider you for this Scholarship. Please attach a separate page to this document as a response.

Please attach an Official Grade Transcript and return the completed application to:

Roberta Tharp
City of Creswell
13 South 1st Street
or
Kiwanis Club of Creswell
P.O. Box 1047
Creswell, OR 97426

The application must be received or postmarked no later than May 1, 2017. No late or incomplete applications will be accepted. A personal interview may be included as part of the selection process.

I certify that all statements made by me in this application are true to the best of my knowledge and understand that any funds received via this scholarship will be used solely for the payment of bona fide college courses and/or studies and must be used during the school year following my graduation from Creswell High School.

_____________________________
Signature of Applicant

_____________________________

Far West Agribusiness Association

The Far West Agribusiness Association scholarship program has been designed to provide outstanding high school and collegiate undergraduate students with a chance to pursue  their educational goals in college. Scholarships are one year in length and will e awarded in amounts up to $1000 per student.

Applications must be in by March 31st 2017.

Go to http://www.fwaa.org/ and search Scholarships to complete your application.

Harrington Family Foundation

Harrington Family Foundation,

The Harrington Family Foundation strives to unlock the potential for leadership and success within every children in the state of Oregon. Each year Joey Harrington awards the Oregon Community Quarterback Scholarship to Four Oregon high school seniors who have demonstrated an aptitude for leadership and plan to attend an instate college, university or trade school.

Apply now for the 4 year scholarship

APPLICATIONS ARE DUE MARCH 31ST. SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENTS AWARDED MAY 1ST, 2017. 

 

 

College Checklist

Students,

Here is a checklist that will help you stay on track with your college process. ASPIRE wants to make sure you are fully prepared for the next step in your academic career. Please read through carefully and see if there are any available resources that you might of missed.

FINANCIAL AID 

  1. www.fafsa.gov- FAFSA
  2. www.studentaid.gov
  3. www.osac.state.or.us- OSAC

SCHOLARSHIPS

  1. www.fastweb.com
  2. www.cheg.com/scholarships
  3. www.getcollegefunds.org
  4. https://app.oregonstudentaid.gov/catalog/default/aspx

OTHER SCHOLARSHIP SOURCES

  1. The College/ University
  2. Degree Department at College/University
  3. Foundations at your schools
  4. Current and Past Employers
  5. Future Employers
  6. Groups and Clubs
  7. Professional or service Organizations
  8. Religious Affiliations
  9. Non- Profit Groups and Community groups
  10. Businesses

TESTING 

  1. https://www.khanacademy.org/test-prep- Khan Academy Test Prep
  2. www.collegeboard.com -SAT/PSAT
  3. www.act.student.org -ACT
  4. https://www.act.org/products/k-12-act-plan/

 

Oregon Scholarship Sites

Hello Students!

Here are Scholarship links to all the Community, Public and Private colleges in Oregon. Please note that many deadlines are quickly approaching. If you have any questions feel free to come on down to the library and meet with an Aspire mentor!

COMMUNITY COLLEGE:

  • Portland Community College- http://pccscholarships.academicworks.com
  • Lane Community College- http://www.lanecc.edu/foundation/scholarships
  • Clackamas Community College- http://clackamas.acedmicworks.com/opportunities
  • Chemeketa Community College- www.chemeketa.edu/aboutchemeketa/chemeketafoundations/scholarships/scholarshiplist.html
  • Mt. Hood Community College- www.mhcc.edu/scholarships
  • Central Oregon Community College- www.cocc.edu/financial-aid.scholahips/
  • Rogue Community College- https://www.rogue.edu/financial-aid/scholarships/
  • Southwestern Oregon Community College- www.socc.edu/scholarships
  • Linn- Benton Community College – http://cf.linnbenton.edu/scholarships
  • Blue Mountain Community College- www.bluecc.edu/enrollment-services/financial-aid/pay-for-college/scholarships
  • Treasure Valley Community College-www.tvcc.cc/about/foundation/foundation_scholarships.cfm
  • Umpqua Community College- www.umpqua.edu/scholarships
  • Klamath Community College- https://www.klamathcc.edu/addmissions/finanical-aid/scholarships
  • Clatsop Community College- http://www.clatsopcc.edu/student-resources/finanical-aid/scholarship-information
  • Oregon Coast Community College- www.oregoncoastcc.org/scholarships
  • Columbia Gorge Community College- www.cgcc.edu/financial-aid/scholarships
  • Tillamook Bay Community College- www.tbcc.cc.or/idex.php/getting started/scholarships

PUBLIC UNIVERSITY

  • Oregon State University- https://financialaid.oregonstate.edu/explore_osuscholarships
  • University of Oregon- https://finanicalaid.uoregon.edu/scholarships_freshmen
  • Portland State University- www.pdx.edu/scholarships/home
  • Western Oregon University- https://www.wou.edu/student/finaid/wou_scholarships.php
  • Eastern Oregon University- https://eou.edu/fao/scholarships
  • Southern Oregon University- https://sou.edu/enrollment/financial-aid/scholarships/index.html
  • Oregon Health and Science University- www.ohsu.edu/xd/education/schools/school-of-medicine/departments/divsion-of-management/financial-aid-and-scholarships.cfm
  • Oregon Institute of Technology- www.oit.edu/college-costs/scholarships

Private Universities

  • George Fox University- www.georgefox.edu/collge-admissions/scholarships
  • Pacific University- www.pacificu.edu/future-undergraduate/undergraduate-admissions/international/scholarships.
  • Willamette University- https://willamette.edu/offices/finaid/scholarships
  • Warner Pacific College- www.warnerpacific.edu/admissions/financialaid/freshmen-scholarships
  • Marylhurst University- www.marylhurst.edu/finanical-aid/apply-scholarships/undergraduate-scholarships/index.html
  • Concordia University-www.cu-portland.edu/admission//financial-aid/grants-scholarships-work-study
  • Pioneer Pacific College- www.pioneerpacifice.edu/admissions.financial-aid/
  • University of Western States- www.uws.edu/admssions/tuituin-and-financial-aid/scholarships-uws/
  • Art Institute of Portland- https://www.artinstitutes.edu/scholarships/high-school/
  • Lewis & Clark College- https://www.iclark.edu/offices/ financial- info
  • Linfield College- www.linfield.edu/financial-aid/scholarships.html
  • American College of Health and Science- www.achs.edu/scholarships-funding
  • Cascade College- www.schoolsoup.com/scholarships-directory/college/cascade-college/
  • Corban University- https://undergrad.corban.edu/financial-aid/grant-scholarships
  • Everest College – www.everestonline.edu/admission/institutional-scholarships
  • ITT Technical Institute- www.itt-tech.edu/fa2.cfm
  • Mount Angel Seminary- www.mountangelabbey.org/admission
  • Multnomah University- www.multnomah.edu/admissions/tuition-financial-aid/undergratue/financial-aid
  • Northwest Christian University- www.nwcu.edu/admissions/financial-aid/undergraduate
  • Northwest University Salem Campus- https://salem.northwest.edu/financialaid/
  • Reed College- www.reed.edu/financialaid/index.html
  • University of Portland- www.up.edu/finaid/defualt.aspx?cid=7894

Happy Wednesday!

Students,

Just wanted to remind everyone that FAFSA is currently open. Please try to submit your application prior to March 1st 2017 to ensure  your full award package.

The OSAC is open till March 1st 2017. The OSAC provides millions of dollars to Oregon residents. This is not just financial based scholarship(s). There are scholarships for everyone.

Lastly, the early admissions application deadline for several colleges is Thursday December 1st, 2016. Please make sure to check your desired schools deadlines to see if this applies to you.

If you have any questions or concerns please feel free to drop into the ASPIRE office! We would love to help you with your college journey!

Thanks!