The Elks National Foundation will offer 500 Scholarships ranging from $4,000 to $50,000. These awards are given over a 4 year period. Applications are judged on scholarship, leadership and financial need. Applications were available August 15th and the submittal deadline will be November 15, 2018. Visit https://www.elks.org/scholars/scholarships/mvs.cfm for access to the application and further details.
The vocational grant program is open to anyone residing in California or Hawaii who is a citizen of the United States of America and planning to pursue an eligible vocational/technical course resulting in a certificate or two year degree and leading to employment opportunities. Awards will be between $500 and $2,000 for an academic year. For additional information, please visit the CHEA website at https://chea-elks.org/youth-activities/scholarships.
Apply for a 2019 Prudential Spirit of Community Award and you could win $1,000 and a trip to Washington, D.C. in May. The awards were created to recognize students in middle level and high school grades who have made meaningful contributions to their communities through volunteer service. Access the application at https://spirit.prudential.com. The deadline is November 6, 2018.