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5 Strong Scholarship
Sponsor: 5 Strong
Eligibility: Applicants must be minority high school seniors with a minimum 3.0 GPA as well as a minimum ACT score of 19 or SAT score of 990. If awarded, students must be able to attend bi-monthly college prep sessions. Students should show leadership potential both in the classroom and on campus. The 5 Strong Scholarship Foundation partners with HBCUs to provide full tuition scholarships and mentoring.

Amount: $14,000-$18,000
Deadline: December 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://www.5strongscholars.org/

Albany Georgia Alumni Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity Inc., Freshman Scholarship
Sponsor: Albany State University
504 College Drive
Albany, GA 31705
Eligibility: Applicants must be a freshman and a resident of Southwest Georgia who is enrolled at Albany State University. A good GPA may be required for selection.

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: November 3
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://www.asurams.edu/enrollment-management/financial-aid/financial-aid-scholarships.php

Appalachian Leaders College Scholarship
Sponsor: Alice Lloyd College
100 Purpose Rd
Pippa Passes, KY 41844
Eligibility: Applicants must be residents in the 108-county service area and must be enrolled in 12 core curriculum credits (minimum) to receive the scholarship.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: Varies
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://www.alc.edu/admissions/financial-aid/scholarships-awards/

Atlanta Alumni Club Scholarship
Sponsor: University of Louisville
2301 S 3rd St
Louisville, KY 40292-0001
Eligibility: Applicants must be Atlanta, Georgia residents or students who graduated from an Atlanta area high school pursuing a degree at the University of Louisville.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: Varies
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://louisville.edu/financialaid/scholarships-and-other-resources/scholarships-managed-by-the-student-financial-aid-office

Atlanta Network of Executive Women in Hospitality Scholarship Awards
Sponsor: Network of Executive Women in Hospitality, Atlanta
141 New Street #234
Decatur, GA 30030
Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled in an accredited degree or certification program in which they have completed half the requirements in a hospitality-related area including hotel/restaurant management, culinary/foodservice, architecture or interior design. They must demonstrate financial need and have a GPA of 3.0 or higher.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: September
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, essay, transcript, project that reflects skills and letters of recommendation are required.
Website: http://newh.org/chapters/atlanta/

Balams Firm Pursuit of Excellence Scholarship
Sponsor: Balams Firm
290 South Main Street
Suite 500
Alpharetta, GA 30009
Eligibility: Applicants must be legal residents of the United States who live within the Atlanta metropolitan area. Students must be planning to enroll in an accredited college or university on a full-time basis and have a minimum 3.2 GPA. An essay is required on a provided prompt.

Amount: $2,500
Deadline: February 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://www.balamslaw.com/community-outreach/scholarship/

Baptist Women in Ministry Scholarship Georgia
Sponsor: Gardner-Webb University
Main St
Boiling Springs, NC 28017-0997
Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled in the school of divinity, complete the student aid profile form and demonstrate financial need.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: Varies
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://gardner-webb.edu/admissions-aid/scholarships-and-grants/

Beall Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Belhaven University
1500 Peachtree St
Jackson, Mississippi 39202
Eligibility: Applicants must be young women from the southeastern United States who are fine arts or performing arts majors.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: Varies
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://www.belhaven.edu/financial_aid/scholarships-grants.htm

Ben W. Fortson, Jr., Scholarship
Sponsor: Surveying and Mapping Society of Georgia
P.O. Box 113
LaGrange, GA 30241
Eligibility: Applicants must be Georgia residents enrolled in an undergraduate land surveying program of study at an accredited institution of higher learning. They must have completed at least 20 percent of their program requirements before receiving any scholarship monies awarded. Students must also maintain a 2.4 overall GPA and 2.7 GPA in surveying courses. Preference is given to full-time students seeking a bachelor's degree. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: $3,000
Deadline: June 30
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form and transcript are required.
Website: https://www.samsog.org

Best Foot Forward Scholarship
Sponsor: Grant Law Office
5 Concourse Parkway
The Queen Building
Suite 3000
Atlanta, GA 30328
Eligibility: Applicants must be currently attending school in Georgia or planning on attending a college or university in Georgia. Current high school students in Georgia planning on attending college outside of Georgia may also apply. Students must be high school seniors on track to graduate, college students enrolled in an accredited four-year university or college or currently enrolled in a two-year college and planning to transfer to a four-year university or college. Applicants must be U.S. citizens or hold permanent residency status and have a minimum 3.0 GPA. An essay on a provided prompt is required to be submitted.

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: April 20
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://www.grantlawoffice.com/scholarship/

Birdsong Peanuts FFA Scholarship
Sponsor: National FFA Organization
P.O. Box 68960
6060 FFA Drive
Indianapolis, IN 46268-0960
Eligibility: Applicants must produce peanuts or come from peanut-producing families. They must also be current FFA members under the age of 23 working towards degrees in agriculture or agribusiness at U.S. institutions. Applicants must be residents of Alabama, Florida or Georgia. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: January 14
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://www.ffa.org/participate/grants-and-scholarships/

Charles Clarke Cordle Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: American Radio Relay League Foundation
225 Main Street
Newington, CT 06111-1494
Eligibility: Applicants must have any class of ham radio license, have a minimum 2.5 GPA and be residents of and attend school in Georgia or Alabama.

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: December 31
How to apply: Applications are available online but may not be completed electronically. All completed applications must be mailed.
Website: http://www.arrl.org/scholarship-program

Cheryl Hennesy FFA Scholarship
Sponsor: National FFA Organization
P.O. Box 68960
6060 FFA Drive
Indianapolis, IN 46268-0960
Eligibility: Applicants must be female residents of Georgia, Kentucky or Tennessee pursuing a two- or four-year degree in any area of study. Students must have financial need and demonstrate personal motivation. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: $1,250 per year for four years
Deadline: January 5
How to apply: Applications are available online. Applicants must fill out the financial analysis section of the application.
Website: https://www.ffa.org/participate/grants-and-scholarships/

Combining Voices Literary Competition
Sponsor: Morris Museum of Art
One Tenth Street
Augusta, GA 30901
Eligibility: Applicants must be public, private or homeschool students from Augusta, GA in grades 4–12 and must submit either a short story or a poem inspired by one of the pre-selected paintings from the museum.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: March 25
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.themorris.org/education/combiningvoices.html

Curwen-Guidry-Blackburn Scholarship Fund
Sponsor: Southern Bowling Congress
9817 Miller Road
Sherwood, AR 72120
Eligibility: Students must be high school seniors and currently bowling in a USBC Certified Youth League. Students must reside in a Southern Bowling Congress member state which includes Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Tennessee and Texas. Applicants must have bowled in a USBC Certified Youth League three of four years in high school and have bowled 75 percent of the league schedule. Students must have a minimum grade point average of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale and achieved an ACT composite score of 20 or SAT composite score of 1410.

Amount: $750
Deadline: March 15
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, official high school grade and credits transcript with a minimum of six semesters of information that includes ACT and/or SAT scores and a personal letter of recommendation from high school principal or counselor are required.
Website: http://www.southernbowlingcongress.org/scholarship.html

Dixie Boys Baseball Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Dixie Boys Baseball
P.O. Box 8263
Dothan, AL 36304
Eligibility: Applicants must plan to pursue undergraduate studies at a college or university. An application, financial statement, two recommendation letters, proof of baseball participation, transcript and essay are required. Selection is based on class rankings, strong school and community leadership and financial need. Programs are located in Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas and Virginia.

Amount: $1,250
Deadline: April 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://baseball.dixie.org

Dixie Youth Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Dixie Youth Baseball Inc.
Johnny Berthelot, Chairman Scholarship Committee
110 South Bolivar Street
Suite 207
Marshall, TX 75670
Eligibility: Applicants must have been registered on a Dixie Youth Baseball team participating in a franchised Dixie Youth Baseball Inc. league prior to reaching age thirteen. Selection is based on financial need, scholastic record and citizenship. Programs are located in Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas and Virginia.

Amount: $2,000
Deadline: April 1
How to apply: Contact your local league officials or a district, state or national director for an application, and applications are also available online.
Website: http://youth.dixie.org

Eicholz Law Farm
Sponsor: Eichholz Law Firm
530 Stephenson Avenue, Suite 200
Savannah, GA 31405
Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating high school seniors from the Georgia counties of Chatham, Effingham, Bryan or Liberty with a GPA of 2.5 or better and enrolling in an accredited college or university in Georgia.

Amount: $1,500
Deadline: May 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://www.thejusticelawyer.com/about/scholarship/

Family District 1 Scholarships
Sponsor: American Hellenic Education Progressive Association
1909 Q Street NW
Suite 500
Washington, DC 20009
Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating seniors, high school graduates or current undergraduate or graduate students who plan to attend a college or university full-time during the calendar year of application. They must be residents of Alabama, Georgia, Mississippi, South Carolina, Tennessee or Florida.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: April
How to apply: Applications are available online. The current application must be used and must be sent by certified mail and return receipt requested.
Website: https://ahepa.org/education/

Fastline Publications FFA Scholarship
Sponsor: National FFA Organization
P.O. Box 68960
6060 FFA Drive
Indianapolis, IN 46268-0960
Eligibility: Applicants may be from Iowa or Texas and working toward two-year degrees in agricultural business management, farm and ranch management, livestock management or agricultural sales and marketing. Applicants may also be from Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Missouri, Nebraska, Ohio, Oklahoma, Tennessee, Texas, Wisconsin, Alabama, Georgia, Florida, Arkansas, Mississippi, Louisiana, Pennsylvania, New York, North Dakota, South Dakota, Washington, Oregon, Idaho, West Virginia, Virginia, North Carolina or South Carolina and working toward four-year degrees in agricultural business management, farm and ranch management, livestock management or agricultural sales and marketing. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: January 14
How to apply: An application form is required.
Website: https://www.ffa.org/participate/grants-and-scholarships/

Flagler Hope Scholarship
Sponsor: Flagler College
74 King Street
Saint Augustine, FL 32084
Eligibility: Applicants must check with the institution for requirements on eligibility. Students must be incoming freshmen who are Georgia residents.

Amount: $2,000
Deadline: Varies
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://www.flagler.edu/admissions--aid/types-of-financial-aid/scholarships/

Flanigan Scholarship
Sponsor: Spelman College
350 Spelman Lane SW
Atlanta, GA 30314-4399
Eligibility: Applicants must be incoming freshmen who are residents of Georgia with financial need. Preference is given to graduates of Atlanta public schools.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: Varies
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://www.spelman.edu/admissions/financial-aid/scholarships

Geisinger Scholarship
Sponsor: University of Michigan
College Administration
1221 Beal Avenue
Ann Arbor, MI 2102
Eligibility: Students must be first year students entering the College of Engineering at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor for the upcoming fall semester. Applicants must be from one of the following states: Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Maine, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Washington or Wyoming.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: February 4
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://scholarships.engin.umich.edu/new-students/

George and Pearl Strickland Scholarship
Sponsor: Morehouse School of Medicine
720 Westview Drive, S.W.
Atlanta, GA 30310
Eligibility: Applicants must demonstrate financial need and academic excellence. Students must be residents of Georgia.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: February 15
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://www.msm.edu/FinancialAid/Scholarships.php

George W. Jenkins Scholarship
Sponsor: University of Miami
University of Miami
Coral Gables, FL 33146
Eligibility: Applicant must be high school seniors with strong academic credentials, significant financial need and a history of overcoming adversity and must be United States citizens who are residents of Alabama, Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee or Virginia, graduating from an accredited high school within their home state. Students must have a minimum unweighted GPA of 3.75 on a 4.0 scale and a well-rounded college preparatory curriculum.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: December 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://admissions.miami.edu/undergraduate/financial-aid/scholarships/index.html

George W. Jenkins Scholarship
Sponsor: Florida Southern College
111 Lake Hollingsworth Dr
Lakeland, FL 33801-5698
Eligibility: Applicants must be entering Florida Southern College as first-time freshmen with a 3.5 GPA, an SAT score of 1210 and an ACT score of 25. Students must submit a completed Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and demonstrate financial need. Applicants must also be U.S. citizens; legal residents of Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Alabama, Tennessee, or Virginia and have overcome significant economic obstacles.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: January 31
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://www.flsouthern.edu/admissions/undergraduate/financial-aid/scholarships.aspx

Georgia Future Champions Scholarship
Sponsor: Champion Firm P.C.
445 Franklin Gateway SE
Suite 100
Marietta, GA 30067
Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating high school seniors or current college students who are legal residents of the U.S. and who are enrolling into a two- or four-year institution in Georgia.

Amount: $1,500
Deadline: May 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://www.thechampionfirm.com/reports/georgia-future-champions-scholarship/

Georgia HERO Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Georgia Student Finance Commission
2082 East Exchange Place
Tucker, GA 30084
Eligibility: Applicants must be a member of the Georgia National Guard and U.S. Military Reservists who served in combat zones or be a child or spouse of a member of the Georgia National Guard and U.S. Military Reservists who served in combat zones.

Amount: Up to $2,000
Deadline: Varies
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://www.gafutures.org

Georgia HOPE GED Grant
Sponsor: Georgia Student Finance Commission
2082 East Exchange Place
Tucker, GA 30084
Eligibility: Applicants must have a GED diploma from the Technical College System of Georgia, be U.S. citizens or eligible non-citizens, be a Georgia resident and enroll at an eligible postsecondary institution in Georgia.

Amount: $500
Deadline: Last day of classes
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://www.gafutures.org

Georgia HOPE Grant
Sponsor: Georgia Student Finance Commission
2082 East Exchange Place
Tucker, GA 30084
Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens or eligible non-citizens, be a legal resident of Georgia and working towards a certificate or diploma at an eligible college or university in Georgia.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: Last day of classes
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://www.gafutures.org

Georgia Oratorical Contest
Sponsor: American Legion, Department of Georgia
3035 Mt. Zion Road
Stockbridge, GA 30281
Eligibility: Applicants must be high school students under the age of 20 who are U.S. citizens or legal residents and residents of the state. Students first give an oration within their state and winners compete at the national level. The oration must be related to the Constitution of the United States focusing on the duties and obligations citizens have to the government. It must be in English and be between eight and ten minutes. There is also an assigned topic which is posted on the website, and it should be between three and five minutes.

Amount: Up to $1,300
Deadline: December 1
How to apply: Applications are available by contacting the local American Legion Post.
Website: http://departmentofgeorgiaoratorical.weebly.com/

Georgia Press Educational Foundation Scholarships
Sponsor: Georgia Press Educational Foundation Inc.
Georgia Press Building
30266 Mercer University Drive
Suite 200
Atlanta, GA 30343-4137
Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors or undergraduate students who have been Georgia residents for three years, or their parents must have been Georgia residents for two years. Students must attend a Georgia college or university, demonstrate financial need and be recommended by a counselor, principal, professor or Georgia Press Association member.

Amount: $1,500-$2,000
Deadline: March 1
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, transcript, copy of SAT scores, copy of tax return, anticipated budget, school photograph and letter of recommendation are required.
Website: http://gapress.org/scholarships-internships/

Georgia Public Safety Memorial Grant
Sponsor: Georgia Student Finance Commission
2082 East Exchange Place
Tucker, GA 30084
Eligibility: Applicants must be the dependent child of a Georgia Public Safety Officer who was permanently disabled or killed in the line of duty, be a U.S. citizen, be a legal resident of Georgia 12 months prior to receiving aid and be enrolled full-time in an eligible Georgia institution.

Amount: Up to $18,000
Deadline: Ongoing
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://www.gafutures.org

Georgia Public Safety Memorial Grant
Sponsor: Dalton State College
650 College Drive
Dalton, GA 30720-3797
Eligibility: Applicants must be dependent children of Georgia Public Safety Officers who were permanently disabled or killed in the line of duty.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: Varies
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://www.daltonstate.edu/admissions/scholarships-overview.cms

Georgia Thespians Achievement Scholarships
Sponsor: Georgia Thespians
2897 North Druid Hills Road
Box 225
Atlanta, GA 30329
Eligibility: Applicants must be Georgia high school juniors or seniors and perform an audition in one of the following categories: acting, technical theatre, singing or theatre education.

Amount: $2,000
Deadline: December 8
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form and resume of thespian troupe experience are required.
Website: https://gathespians.org/conference/scholarships/

Georgia Tuition Equalization Grant
Sponsor: Georgia Student Finance Commission
2082 East Exchange Place
Tucker, GA 30084
Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time students at eligible private colleges or universities in Georgia and be U.S. citizens and legal residents of the state of Georgia.

Amount: $283 per quarter or $425 per semester
Deadline: Varies
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://www.gafutures.org

Geraldine Tilson Scholarship
Sponsor: Georgia United Foundation
6705 Sugarloaf Parkway
Duluth, GA 30097
Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors graduating and entering an accredited college or technical school. Students or their parents or grandparents must be members of Georgia United and accounts must be in good standing for at least six. months. A one-minute video submission on a provided topic is required.

Amount: $5,000
Deadline: January 31
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://gucufoundation.org/programs/scholarships

Greenhouse Scholars Scholarship
Sponsor: Greenhouse Scholars
1820 Folsom Street
Boulder, CO 80302
Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors who plan to attend a four-year college or university. They must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents who reside and attend school in Colorado, Georgia, Illinois, New York or North Carolina. They must have an unweighted GPA of 3.5 or higher, and they must demonstrate leadership, perseverance and financial need. Their household income must be $70,000 a year or less. Winners participate in the Whole Person Program which includes Summer Symposium, Mentorship, Professional Networking, Impact and Internship programming and more!

Amount: Up to $5,000
Deadline: November 19
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.greenhousescholars.org

Helping Outstanding Pupils Educationally (HOPE) Scholarship - Certificate Programs
Sponsor: Dalton State College
650 College Drive
Dalton, GA 30720-3797
Eligibility: Applicants must be Georgia residents for at least one year. Students must enroll in School of Technology certificate and mini-certificate programs.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: Varies
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://www.daltonstate.edu/admissions/scholarships-overview.cms

Helping Outstanding Pupils Educationally (HOPE) Scholarship - Degree Programs
Sponsor: Dalton State College
650 College Drive
Dalton, GA 30720-3797
Eligibility: Applicants must be Georgia residents for at least one year. Students must enroll in associate and bachelor's degree programs.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: Varies
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://www.daltonstate.edu/admissions/scholarships-overview.cms

High School Scholarships
Sponsor: Georgia United Foundation
6705 Sugarloaf Parkway
Duluth, GA 30097
Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors graduating and entering an accredited college or technical school. Students must be a member of Georgia United and in good standing. A short video submission is required.

Amount: Up to $10,000
Deadline: January 31
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://gucufoundation.org/programs/scholarships

Higher Foundation Scholarship
Sponsor: Higher Foundation Inc.
P.O. Box 310007
Atlanta, GA 31131
Eligibility: Applicants must be Higher students and Georgia undergraduate students. Students must be enrolled full-time with a minimum 2.5 GPA and have at least 30 credit hours. An essay submission on a provided topic, resume and Georgia college transcript are required.

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: March 27
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://higherfoundation.org/scholarships

Hope Scholarship
Sponsor: Berry College
2277 Martha Berry Hwy NW
Mount Berry, GA 30149
Eligibility: Applicants must be legal Georgia residents, have graduated from a HOPE-eligible high school with a 3.0 GPA in the core curriculum and be declared HOPE Scholars by GAfutures. Students must maintain a minimum 3.0 HOPE GPA.

Amount: $4,304
Deadline: October 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://www.berry.edu/admission/scholarships-and-aid/berry-scholarships

HOPE Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Georgia Student Finance Commission
2082 East Exchange Place
Tucker, GA 30084
Eligibility: Applicants must have graduated from high school and be attending or planning to attend college in Georgia. Students must be U.S. citizens or eligible non-citizens, be a legal resident of the state of Georgia and have a minimum 3.0 GPA. Students should submit applications as early as possible.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: Last day of classes
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://www.gafutures.org

Island Lutheran Church Endowment Fund
Sponsor: Concordia Seminary
801 Seminary Place
Saint Louis, MO 63105-3196
Eligibility: Applicants must be students from the Southeastern or Florida/Georgia Districts to apply.

Amount:
Deadline: Feb 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://www.csl.edu/admissions/financial-aid/scholarships/

James H. Porter Scholarship
Sponsor: Fort Valley State University
1005 State University Dr
Fort Valley, GA 31030-4313
Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time undergraduate students at Fort Valley State University. Students must have a minimum GPA of 3.0, an SAT score of 1000 and an equivalent ACT score. Applicants must also be Georgia residents.

Amount: $1,250
Deadline: Varies
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://www.fvsu.edu/office-of-financial-aid/#scholarships

James M. and Virginia M. Smyth Scholarship
Sponsor: Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta Inc.
50 Hurt Plaza
Suite 449
Atlanta, GA 30303
Eligibility: Students must have at least a 3.0 GPA, and they must have community service experience. Applicants must plan to obtain a degree in the arts and sciences, music, ministry or human services. Preference will be given to students from the following states: Missouri, Mississippi, Georgia, Illinois, Oklahoma, Texas and Tennessee. Applicants must demonstrate financial need. Adult students may also apply.

Amount: $2,000
Deadline: January 22
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://cfgreateratlanta.org/scholarships/

Jimmy Rane Foundation Scholarships
Sponsor: Jimmy Rane Foundation
P.O. Box 40
Abbeville, AL 36310
Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors or college freshmen or sophomores who are residents of Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, West Virginia or the District of Columbia. Students must have a minimum GPA of 3.0 for high school seniors or 2.75 for college students. Selection is based on academic excellence, community involvement, leadership skills, awards and honors and financial need.

Amount: $500-$5,000
Deadline: February 7
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.jimmyranefoundation.org

Judge William F. Cooper Scholarship
Sponsor: Center for Scholarship Administration
4320 Wade Hampton Boulevard
Suite G
Taylors, SC 29687-0031
Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors who have financial need. Students must have an acceptable GPA and plan to study in any field except law, theology or medicine. Nursing is acceptable.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: March 2
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://www.csascholars.org/index.php

Kids and Community Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Connor Group
10510 North Springboro Pike
Dayton, OH 45342
Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors planning to attend an accredited U.S. college or university with a combined family income of $75,000 or less. Students must live in one of the following markets: Atlanta, Austin, Charlotte, Chicago, Cincinnati, Columbus, Dallas, Dayton, Denver, Indianapolis, Louisville, Minneapolis, Nashville, Raleigh-Durham and Tampa.

Amount: $5,000
Deadline: February 15
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://connorgroup.com/kids-and-community/scholarship/

Lettie Pate Whitehead Foundation
Sponsor: Florida Southern College
111 Lake Hollingsworth Dr
Lakeland, FL 33801-5698
Eligibility: Applicants must be female students of Christian faith at Florida Southern College. Students must reside in one of the Southeastern states.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: Varies
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://www.flsouthern.edu/admissions/undergraduate/financial-aid/scholarships.aspx

Lettie Pate Whitehead Nursing and Allied Health Scholarship
Sponsor: George Mason University
4400 University Dr
Fairfax, VA 22030-4444
Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled in the College of Health and Human Services with documented financial need. Students must be residents of Virginia, Alabama, Georgia, Florida, Louisiana, Mary Land, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina or Tennessee.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: May 31
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://www.gmu.edu/financial-aid/types-aid/scholarships

Lettie Pate Whitehead Scholars
Sponsor: Mercer University
1501 Mercer University Drive
Macon, GA 31207
Eligibility: Applicants must be female, Christian students from diverse backgrounds, who have demonstrated academic excellence, service and leadership to achieve their educational goals. Students must come from Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee and Virginia.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: Varies
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://financialaid.mercer.edu/types-of-financial-aid.cfm

Lettie Pate Whitehead Scholars Program
Sponsor: Stetson University
421 N Woodland Blvd
DeLand, FL 32723
Eligibility: Applicants must be incoming freshmen who self-identify as Christian in the Admissions process. Students must be residents of Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, or Virginia.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: July 18
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://www.stetson.edu/administration/financial-planning/scholarships/

Lucy Willard Scholarship
Sponsor: Georgia Association for Nursing Education Inc.
P.O. Box 3844
LaGrange, GA 30241
Eligibility: Applicants must be currently enrolled in an accredited program in nursing and a resident of Georgia. Student must demonstrate financial need, have a minimum 2.5 GPA, and provide two letters of reference. All non-RN applicants must have completed one year of study.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: December 17
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://gane.nursingnetwork.com

Mahindra USA Women in Ag Scholarship
Sponsor: National FFA Organization
P.O. Box 68960
6060 FFA Drive
Indianapolis, IN 46268-0960
Eligibility: Applicants must be pursuing a degree in the field of agriculture and reside in one of the following states: Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, New York, Oklahoma, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia or West Virginia. A minimum GPA of 3.0 is required as well as participation in community service, financial need and leadership ability. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: $2,500
Deadline: January 14
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://www.ffa.org/participate/grants-and-scholarships/

Marion Ross Scholarship
Sponsor: Albany State University
504 College Drive
Albany, GA 31705
Eligibility: Applicants must be from Augusta, Georgia. Students must be freshmen and good academic status is required for the selection process. The scholarship is named for the mother of Marion Ross Fedrick, the 10th President of Albany State University.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: November 3
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://www.asurams.edu/enrollment-management/financial-aid/financial-aid-scholarships.php

MetLife Foundation FFA Scholarship
Sponsor: National FFA Organization
P.O. Box 68960
6060 FFA Drive
Indianapolis, IN 46268-0960
Eligibility: Applicants must be working toward four-year degrees in specific areas of agriculture including public service and administration, agribusiness management, range/soil science, public communications, plant or animal breeding and genetics, education, plant pathology, journalism, technology, extension, mechanization, public relations, finance, economics, sales, marketing or engineering. Applicants must also be residents of one of the following states: Alabama, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Washington, Wisconsin or Wyoming. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: $2,000
Deadline: January 14
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://www.ffa.org/participate/grants-and-scholarships/

Monsignor Stephen Churchwell Scholarship
Sponsor: Georgia United Foundation
6705 Sugarloaf Parkway
Duluth, GA 30097
Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors graduating and entering an accredited college or technical school. Students or their parents or grandparents must have an active Georgia United savings account in good standing for at least six months. A one minute video answering a provided prompt is required to be submitted.

Amount: $2,500
Deadline: January 31
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://gucufoundation.org/programs/scholarships

NACA South Student Leadership Scholarships
Sponsor: National Association for Campus Activities
13 Harbison Way
Columbia, SC 29212
Eligibility: Students must hold a significant campus leadership position, demonstrate significant leadership skills and abilities and make significant contributions through on- or off-campus volunteering. Students must attend school in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia or Puerto Rico.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: November 30
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://www.naca.org/FOUNDATION/Pages/Scholarships.aspx

NACE Eastern Area Scholarship
Sponsor: National Association of Corrosion Engineers (NACE) International Foundation
15835 Park Ten Place
Houston, TX 77084-5145
Eligibility: Applicants must be a permanent resident of the United States and be enrolled full-time as an undergraduate in an accredited engineering or physical science degree program at a two or four-year college or university. Students must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher and have a permanent address within the NACE Eastern Area which includes the following states and/or U.S. Territories: Alabama, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Indiana (excluding Lake, Porter La Porte, Newton and Jasper counties), Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Mississippi, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Puerto Rico, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Vermont, Virginia and West Virginia.

Amount: $3,000
Deadline: January 1
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, two recommendation forms, an academic transcript and essay scholarship questions are required.
Website: http://nace-foundation.org/programs/students/scholarships/

Nancy Penn Lyons Scholarship Fund
Sponsor: Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta Inc.
50 Hurt Plaza
Suite 449
Atlanta, GA 30303
Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating high school seniors who have been Georgia residents for at least one year. They must have an ACT score of 22 or higher or an SAT composite score of 1000 or higher and a GPA of 3.0 or greater. They must have participated in community service and have financial need, and they must not be attending a public institution in the state of Georgia.

Amount: $5,000
Deadline: January 22
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://cfgreateratlanta.org/scholarships/

Promise of Nursing Regional Scholarship Program
Sponsor: National Student Nurses' Association
45 Main Street
Suite 606
Brooklyn, NY 11201
Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens, permanent residents or resident aliens. They must be enrolled in a nursing degree program at a school located in Georgia (graduate students only), Louisiana, Maryland, Massachusetts, Mississippi, New Jersey (graduate students only), Oregon, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Washington, certain areas in California, certain areas in Texas or certain areas in Florida. Selection is based on academic merit, involvement in community health and financial need.

Amount: $1,000-$7,500
Deadline: February 11
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, official transcript and other supporting materials are required. $10 processing fee.
Website: http://www.nsna.org

Sarah Helen Killgore Scholarship
Sponsor: Georgia Association for Nursing Education Inc.
P.O. Box 3844
LaGrange, GA 30241
Eligibility: Applicants must be currently enrolled in an accredited program in nursing and a resident of Georgia. Student must demonstrate financial need, have a minimum 2.5 GPA, and provide two letters of reference. All non-RN applicants must have completed one year of study.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: December 17
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://gane.nursingnetwork.com

Southeast Desalting Association (SEDA) Scholarship
Sponsor: Southeast Desalting Association
354 NW Alice Avenue
Stuart, FL 34994
Eligibility: Applicants must be upper-level undergraduates with over 65 credit hours or graduate students enrolled in an accredited institution located within SEDA’s region (North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, West Virginia, Georgia, Mississippi, Alabama, Tennessee, Florida or Kentucky). Students must be currently majoring in an area related to the drinking water or wastewater industries with a minimum 2.5 GPA.

Amount: $2,500
Deadline: April 30
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://www.southeastdesalting.com/scholarship-opportunities/

Spillman-Bischoff Scholarship
Sponsor: Georgia Association for Nursing Education Inc.
P.O. Box 3844
LaGrange, GA 30241
Eligibility: Applicants must be currently enrolled in an accredited program in nursing and a resident of Georgia. Students must demonstrate financial need, have a minimum 2.5 GPA, and provide two letters of reference. All non-RN applicants must have completed one year of study.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: December 17
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://gane.nursingnetwork.com

Steve Dearduff Scholarship Fund
Sponsor: Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta Inc.
50 Hurt Plaza
Suite 449
Atlanta, GA 30303
Eligibility: Applicants must be legal residents of Georgia and be enrolled at or accepted into an accredited postsecondary institution. They must be majoring in medicine or social work, have a GPA of 2.0 or higher and have a demonstrated commitment to community service. They must demonstrate financial need. Selection is based on academic merit, career potential, community service involvement and financial need.

Amount: Up to $2,500
Deadline: January 22
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form and supporting materials are required.
Website: https://cfgreateratlanta.org/scholarships/

T. Randall Dennis Scholarship
Sponsor: Georgia United Foundation
6705 Sugarloaf Parkway
Duluth, GA 30097
Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors graduating and entering an accredited college or technical school. Students or their parents or grandparents must have an active Georgia United savings account in good standing for at least six months. A one minute video answering a provided prompt is required to be submitted.

Amount: $2,500
Deadline: January 31
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://gucufoundation.org/programs/scholarships

Tech High School Alumni Association/W.O. Cheney Merit Scholarship
Sponsor: Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta Inc.
50 Hurt Plaza
Suite 449
Atlanta, GA 30303
Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens, Georgia residents and high school seniors who have been accepted at an accredited four-year postsecondary institution. They must be planning to major in mathematics, one of the physical sciences or engineering and must be full-time students who have a proven interest in community service. They must have an SAT composite (math and critical reading) score of 1300 or higher and must either be in the top 10 percent of their class or have a GPA of 3.0 or higher. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: $5,000 a year
Deadline: February 15
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form and supporting materials are required.
Website: https://cfgreateratlanta.org/scholarships/

Ty Cobb Scholarship
Sponsor: Georgia College & State University
231 W Hancock Street
Milledgeville, GA 31061
Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens from Georgia and have completed at least 30 semester hours of academic credits with an average of B or higher. Students must have demonstrated financial need.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: March 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://www.gcsu.edu/financialaid/scholarships

Vernon E. Carne Scholarship
Sponsor: Georgia United Foundation
6705 Sugarloaf Parkway
Duluth, GA 30097
Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors graduating and entering an accredited college or technical school. Students or their parents or grandparents must have an active Georgia United savings account in good standing for at least six months when the application is submitted. A one minute video answering a provided prompt is required to be submitted.

Amount: $10,000
Deadline: January 31
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://gucufoundation.org/programs/scholarships

Watson-Brown Foundation Scholarship
Sponsor: Watson-Brown Foundation
310 Tom Watson Way
Thomson, GA 30824
Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors or current undergraduate students who are from specified counties in Georgia or South Carolina and will attend an accredited four-year institution. Students must have a cumulative GPA of 3.0. Selection is based on the strength of the overall application.

Amount: $3,000
Deadline: February
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.watson-brown.org

Whitehead Scholars Program
Sponsor: Berry College
2277 Martha Berry Hwy NW
Mount Berry, GA 30149
Eligibility: Students must submit a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Applicants must be females, Self-identified as Christians, and have demonstrated financial need. Applicants must be residents of one of these southeastern states, Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia

Amount: Varies
Deadline: December 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://www.berry.edu/admission/scholarships-and-aid/berry-scholarships

Wine and Spirits Wholesalers of Georgia Foundation Scholarship
Sponsor: Georgia Highlands College
3175 Cedartown Highway, S.E.
Rome, GA 30161-3897
Eligibility: Applicants must be Georgia residents and be enrolled on a full time basis in an undergraduate course of study.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: June 15
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://www.highlands.edu/scholarships/?_ga=2.135966449.1507401314.1648158264-2146768408.1648158264

Zell Miller Scholarship
Sponsor: Georgia Student Finance Commission
2082 East Exchange Place
Tucker, GA 30084
Eligibility: Applicants must have graduated from high school and be attending or planning to attend college in Georgia. Students must be U.S. citizens or eligible non-citizens, be a legal resident of the state of Georgia, have a minimum 3.7 GPA and an ACT composite score of 26 or a SAT total test score of 1200. Students should submit applications as early as possible.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: Last day of classes
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://www.gafutures.org