Vision Prepare students for success through a rigorous education with high academic standards in schools where students want to learn, parents want their children to attend, and teachers want to teach.
David Skinner/Georgia Development Authority Scholarship
The David Skinner/Georgia Development Authority Scholarships is available in the Guidance Office. These scholarships in the amount of $1,500. will be awarded annually to students enrolled in the study of agriculture or an agricultural sector.
Application must be postmarked no later than the first Monday in June and Mailed to: Georgia Development Authority, 1890 Hwy 138, Monroe, Ga 30655.
Alpine Lodge #211 Scholarship
Scholarship applications are available in the Guidance office. This scholarship is limited to students who attended Menlo Elementary School or who are related to a member of the Alpine Lodge.
Applications are due April 17th to Mrs. Wallace.
The Unity Lodge #3, Independent Order of the Odd Fellows Scholarship
Scholarship applications are available in the Guidance office. The application is due April 17th to Mrs. Wallace.
Lyerly Civic Club/The Tillotson-Menlo Charitable Foundation Scholarship
Applications are available in the Guidance Office and must be turned into Mrs. Wallace no later than Wednesday , April 1st.
A.C. Carter Consolidated School Scholarship
The applicant must be a child, grandchild, or great-grandchild of an A. C. Carter Consolidated School alumni or attendee. A college acceptance letter must be attached to the application.
Applications are available in the Guidance office and should be mailed to :
Barbara J. Madden
P.O. Box 695
Summerville, GA 30747
Menlo Lion's Club Scholarship
The Menlo Lion's Club Scholarship is available and applications may be picked up in the Guidance office.
All applications are due by April 23, 2015 to Mrs. Wallace in the Guidance office.
Rotary Scholarships Now Available
The Rotary Scholarship applications are available in the Guidance Office. The Deadline has been extended to Friday, March 6, 2015 at 12noon.
Georgia Farm Bureau Scholarship
The purpose of the Georgia Farm Bureau Scholarship is:
Applications can be found in the guidance office.
The deadline for submission is February 21, 2015.
Simon Youth Foundation Community Scholarship
Simon Youth Foundation (SYF) has established the Community Scholarship to meet the financial needs of students in communities that host Simon shopping centers. The goal of the Foundation is to apply a holistic approach to the educational experiences of our youth. Each young person is multifaceted. Many circumstances, including the environment, play a key role in the success of each applicant. Because of this, more than just a student's academic achievement will be considered when applications are reviewed. The program will take into consideration the future potential of each applicant, recognizing those who have made significant personal improvements or contributions to their communities.
Special consideration will be given to those who are the first generation in their family to attend a post-secondary institution and those attending a two-year college or vocational-technical school.
This is a $1500 scholarship.
To apply, please visit www.syf.org/our-initiatives/scholarships/community-application
Burger King Scholars Program
All North America high school seniors, Burger King employees, their dependent children, spouses or domestic partners are eligible to receive up to $50,000 in scholarship awards for the 2014-2015 school year!
High school seniors must have a cumulative GPA of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale to be eligible.
Don't miss your chance to become a Burger King scholar. Apply today.
Dalton State Scholarship
The Dalton State Scholarship application window is now open. All applications must be completed on line at http://www.scholarships.daltonstate.edu/s/1411/index.aspx.
Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation Scholarship
The Coca-Cola Scholars Program Scholarship is an achievement-based scholarship awarded to graduating high school seniors each year. Students are recognized for their capacity to lead and serve, and their commitment to making a significant impact on their schools and communities. Current high school seniors with a minimum of a 3.0 GPA may apply using the following link through October 31st:
Abbott and Fenner Scholarship Program
Abbott & Fenner Business Consultants are pleased to be able to continue with their scholarship program for the 7th year. They will be awarding up to $1,000 to the winner(s) this year.
Students will submit an essay on the topic that appears on the scholarship page of their web site:
MaryEllen Locher Foundation Scholarship
The MaryEllen Locher Foundation was founded in 2002 by the late MaryEllen Locher, a popular and beloved news anchor for WTVC in Chattanooga. They awarded a total of $74,500 in scholarships for the 2013-14 school year. The average gift is $1000. Applications are available at www.melfoundation.org.
GE Reagan Foundation Scholarship
Honoring the legacy and character of our nation's 40th President, the GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program rewards college-bound students who demonstrate exemplary leadership, drive, integrity, and citizenship with financial assistance to pursue higher education.
Each year, the Program selects numerous recipients to receive a $10,000 scholarship renewable for up to an additional three years - up to $40,000 total per recipient. Awards are for undergraduate study only, and may be used for education - related expenses, including tuition, fees, books, supplies, room, and board. In addition, Scholars are invited to participate in a special awards program.
For additional information, please go to http://www.reaganfoundation.org/GE-RFScholarships.aspx
New Rigor Requirments for HOPE Scholarship to begin with Class of 2015
The Georgia Student Financed Commission has announced new course requirements beginning with the class of 2015 which must be met in addition to the GPA requirement in order for students to qualify for the HOPE scholarship.
Please see the following document for more information:
If you have any questions or concerns, please contact the Guidance & Counseling office.
Julian & Jan Hester Memorial Scholarship
The goal of The Julian & Jan Hester Memorial Scholarship is to assist deserving high school seniors in their first year of college and to promote community banking.
The scholarship is named after long-time CBA Chief Executive Officer, the late Julian Hester and his late daughter, Jan Hester. Jan was a senior at the University of Georgia when she died in an auto accident on April 15, 1990. In addition to supporting community banking, this scholarship is an opportunity to pass on the positive qualities both Julian and Jan Hester exemplified to further the development of tomorrow’s generations.
Terrell Weeks Memorial Scholarship
The Terrell Weeks Memorial Scholarship is available through the Young Farmer Organization. Students and parents have to be affiliated with the young farmer group and can join as seniors for only $10.00. The application is due November 1 and Mr. Bailey has to write a letter of recommendation. Since he is not here all the time send student to Mr. Yarbrough and he will take care of it.
Applications are due November 1st of each year and available in the Guidance Office.
Dual Enrollment/Dual Credit Program Information
Check out the brochure:
Please see Mrs. Wallace, Counselor with any questions.