Current Scholarship Total for the Class of 2014: $4,023,704
Final Scholarship Total for the Class of 2013: $18,255,383!
Attention all Senior Girls! The Waxhaw Woman's Club will be offering a $500 scholarship to a MRHS Senior Girl! Application deadline is March 20th, 2014. Come to guidance or click here for an application.
M. Wayne Mangum Scholarship - Application for the M. Wayne Mangum Scholarship is attached or available in guidance. The applications must be back to Ms. Kanna by March 26, 2014 along with letters of recommendation and the student statement. Applicants will not be limited to previous or current vocational agriculture and/or home economics students. Students must be in pursuit of a higher education in the fields of agriculture, horticulture, home economics, or related areas such as forestry, ag-mechanics, welding, and childcare. Preference will be given to Future Farmers of America members and Future Homemakers of America members. Applicants must be seniors or past graduates of the Union County Public School System.
Charlotte Metro Area Relocation Council Scholarship - The Jane Osborne Memorial Scholarship Program: Scholarship program for a current high school senior who has relocated into the Charlotte area sometime between grades 9 (after 8thgrade graduation) and 12th.The one-time award of $1,000 will be presented to one Charlotte areahigh school senior this year . The award will be sent to the college that the student will be attending to assist with tuition, etc.In addition to the $1,000 paid by CMARC, CMARC on behalf of the winning student, will submit for matching funds from Worldwide ERC. Download application here. Deadline is February 28, 2014.
Mid-Atlantic Christian University Scholarships: We invite high school seniors to apply for a Mid-Atlantic Christian University Christian Character and Leadership Scholarship. Students must attend Mid-Atlantic Christian University in order to receive this scholarship. This scholarship has two award levels: Level A: $10,000.00 or Level B: $15,000.00.
Level A: Is in the amount of $10,000 to be awarded each year to a limited number of graduating seniors from each high school or home school group who exhibit outstanding character and leadership. The scholarship will be allotted in increments of $1,250 each semester over a period of 4 years. To be awarded the Level A Christian Character & Leadership Scholarship, the student must have a minimum unweighted high school GPA of 2.5.
Level B: Is in the amount of $15,000 to be awarded each year to a limited number of graduating seniors from each high school or home school group who exhibit outstanding character and leadership. The scholarship will be allotted in increments of $1,875 each semester over a period of 4 years. To be awarded the Level B Christian Character & Leadership Scholarship, the student must have a minimum unweighted high school GPA of 3.0.
Criteria for the awards include evidence of Christian character, demonstrated leadership ability and a minimum unweighted GPA of 2.5 for Level A and 3.0 for Level B. The awarded student must maintain a minimum GPA of 2.5 while enrolled at Mid-Atlantic Christian and be enrolled for fifteen credit hours each semester (minimum). Recipients will be notified in May of each year for awards beginning the following fall. Click here to apply!
For most scholarships, you will apply directly to the organization sponsoring the scholarship. For scholarships listed that require high school nomination, please contact Jessica Kanna to express interest by the listed deadline. She will contact you if additional information is needed in order for your information to be presented to the scholarship nomination committee. To help the guidance department with knowing which scholarships you may be interested or qualified for, please remember to be filling out your Senior Student Profile Sheet and resume to the guidance department ASAP if you haven't already done so.