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AXA Achievement Scholarships
The AXA Achievementsm Scholarship offers college scholarships of $2,500, $10,000 and $25,000 to high school seniors who have demonstrated outstanding achievement in their activities in school, the community or the workplace. Scholarship winners are known as AXA Achievers. They are ethnically and economically diverse, but they share these qualities: ambition and drive; determination to set and reach goals; respect for self, family and community; ability to succeed in college. The scholarship is sponsored by the AXA Foundation, the philanthropic arm of AXA US.The 2018 program will be accepting applications from September 5, 2017 until 10,000 applications are submitted or December 15, 2017, whichever comes first. Your application MUST be one of the first 10,000 submitted electronically by the deadline date. Apply early!The program is administered by Scholarship America, the nation’s largest designer and manager of scholarship, tuition assistance and other education support programs for corporations, foundations, associations and individuals.

LendEDU's Guide to College Scholarships
Scholarships and scholarship resources.


Burger King Scholarship
High school seniors, BURGER KING® employees, their dependent children, spouses or domestic partners in the U.S., Canada and Puerto Rico can apply to receive up to $50,000 in scholarship awards for the 2018-2019 school year!
High school seniors must have a cumulative GPA of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale to be eligible, and must be active in their community through volunteering, sports, clubs and/or religious organizations.
Don’t miss your chance to become a BURGER KING Scholar. Apply today! The application period for the 2018-2019 school year is open from Oct. 15, 2017 through Dec. 15, 2017.



Groth & Associates 2018 Scholarship
The Attorney’s at Groth and Associates have spent years in school learning how to help you in different aspects of law ranging from personal injury to business law. They understand the stresses of life and want to lend a hand outside of their normal duties.  Their time in school has helped them all understand the importance of education. It takes hard work and perseverance to earn an education and they would like to reward you for your hard work by offering a scholarship to relieve a bit of the financial stress that education can bring. The scholarship awarded will be for $1,000 to one student to use towards furthering their education.
Scholarship Requirements

-Must have a G.P.A. of 3.0+
-Fill out the form with your contact information
-Attach school transcript to verify enrollment
-Attach a 500-word essay about difficulties or hardships you have had to personally overcome
Application Deadline: July 31st, 2018

Weird Scholarships- Click link here for web site

Charles Warren Memorial Scholarship
The Charles L. Warren Memorial Heritage Scholarship is awarded by the Ohio Association for College Admission Counseling each year to outstanding high school seniors. The scholarship is a one-time $1,500 award.
3.0 gpa required.

UEW Healthcare EEOICPA Scholarship
UEW Healthcare is pleased to offer the UEW Healthcare EEOICPA Scholarship. The Scholarship is open nationwide to those who will be attending college fall semester of 2018. Special consideration will be give to an undergraduate who is interested in pursuing a career in Home Healthcare and knows someone that worked in the nuclear industry and was subsequently approved for benefits under the Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Program (EEOICPA), but anyone meeting the requirements & can demonstrate an interested in pursuing a career in Healthcare will be considered. This Award will be presented to current college students, but high school seniors who will be attending school in the fall semester of 2018 are also welcome to apply. 3.0 required and deadline is July 31, 2018.

Information and application available in Guidance Office. Deadline March 30.


Charles River - Spencerville- Biomedical Research College Scholarship
Charles River is a global preclinical research business that strives to bring new pharmaceutical products to the marketplace in order to treat diseases and bring a better quality of life.  In order to encourage students to pursue a career in research, the Spencerville division of Charles River offers a $1,000 non-renewing college scholarship to High School Seniors intending to pursue an undergraduate degree in the biological or chemical sciences.  Students interested in applying for this scholarship should get application from guidance office.
All applications must be received by March 1, 2018.  Applications will be reviewed by the Charles River - Spencerville Senior Management Team and winners will be selected by April 1, 2018.  If possible, Charles River - Spencerville would like to send a representative from our site to present the scholarship to the winner during your graduation award assembly.

Discover Card Scholarship and Services
Title linked to web site and application.

YAHOO FAFSA Scholarship
Title linked to web site and application

Hauss-Helms Foundation Scholarship
The Hauss-Helms Foundation is committed to the support of education, in accordance with the wishes of its founders, who believed that education was of major significance to the progress of human society.  The Foundation devotes a major portion of its resources to providing grants to young men and women residing in Allen and Auglaize County Ohio, who attend colleges, universities and technical colleges throughout the nation.

The following are scholarship services verified as best we are able. Please contact guidance with questions and remember:
Watch for scholarship scams and beware:
1. Any offers that want cash up front
2. Any that offer or require a "free seminar" or like activity
3. Any that are time-sensitive in terms of "1st come 1st served"
4. Any sweeping or unreasonable claims

The following four scholarship services suggested by The Ohio State University

BigFuture Scholarship Search


Goodcall Scholarship Service is a Scholarship Service that is attached to universities we deal with regularly and endorsed by reputable, major sources. I communicated with them and all services seem legitimate. Title is linked to web site.

Student Scholarships at
Shawnee Guidance Department gets scores of mailings regarding scholarships and funding for college. The above web site is a research and hub for many scholarships nationwide. Per my research it is a legitimate, sound, tested web site...including a review by U.S.News. That said, we have little direct experience with it. Please use at your own risk and contact us with feedback if it proves unwieldy or invalid. Remember to watch for scholarship scams and beware:
1. Any offers that want cash up front
2. Any that offer or require a "free seminar" or like activity
3. Any that are time-sensitive in terms of "1st come 1st served"
4. Any sweeping or unreasonable claims