See KSBA Scholarship attachment.
Kentucky Federation of Republican Women Scholarship available in guidance office.
The Elks National Foundation (ENF) has kicked off the 2020 scholarship year. Here are the details!
Most Valuable Student (MVS) Contest:
The 2020 MVS application is now open. Applications can be found online at MVS Application. The application deadline is November 5th.
The Elks National Foundation (ENF) awards 500 four-year scholarships based on scholarship, leadership, and financial need. National awards range from $1,000 per year to $12,500 per year. Four of these national award winners will be from Kentucky. The national awards are announced in April 2020.
In addition, the Kentucky Elks Association will award scholarships totaling $18,000 to 16 Kentucky students in the class of 2020. To apply, students should simply fill out the MVS application and the students will be judged concurrently with the national contest.
MVS scholarships are for students pursuing a four-year degree on a full-time basis (minimum of 12 semester hours), at a U.S. college or university. Eligible applicants include:
« Current high school seniors (or equivalent) who are citizens of the United States.
« Applicants do not have to be related to a member of the Elks, nor do they have to have an affiliation with Frankfort Lodge, #530.
« Male and female students compete separately.
Applicants select from a list of the Lodges closest to their home address zip code. We hope your students choose Frankfort Lodge, #530 as their sponsoring Lodge. Complete details can be found at on the Elks' Website.
Ronald Boyd Whitaker Memorial Scholarship
This spring, the Frankfort Elks Lodge #530 will award the inaugural Ronald Boyd Whitaker Memorial Scholarship, dedicated the the memory of Past Exalted Ruler Ron Whitaker, to a graduating senior from Anderson County High School. In order to apply for this scholarship, students should apply for the MVS contest by the November 5th deadline, and this award will be judged concurrently with the national contest.
Legacy Awards – The Legacy Awards program begins on September 1st. Legacy Awards provide $4,000 scholarships for children and grandchildren of dues-paying Elk members. The ENF offers a total of 300 national awards. Like the MVS contest, the Legacy Awards application is entirely online. The application deadline is January 31, 2020 at 11:59 a.m., Central Time. Please visit Legacy Application for more details and the application link.
For any questions, please contact me at the email above or by calling 502-330-3426.
John Snyder, Exalted Ruler and Scholarship Chair
Frankfort Elks Lodge #530
309 Lewis Street
Frankfort, KY 40601
AES Engineering is pleased to be able to continue offering scholarships to motivated students to help in the furthering of their education.
Our belief is that achieving a high grade point average should not be the only criteria for determining who deserves to be helped. For that reason we are offering a scholarship that will be awarded on the basis of character, as determined by an evaluation of the essays that are submitted.
Scholarships are intended for our future leaders across a wide spectrum of fields of study. This award is available to high school seniors and all students attending a post secondary educational facility.
You are not required to be taking Engineering courses to be eligible.
How to Apply
Students must submit an essay of between 500 and 1000 words in answer to the following question:
When you look back on your life in 30 years, what would it take for you to consider your life successful? What relationships or accomplishments will be important on this journey?
Amount of award: $500.00
Deadline for entry: October 6, 2019
Submit essay to email@example.com
There is no application packet for this award. Please do not include your resume at this time.
Be sure to include your full name as well as the name of the school you are attending this year and your plans for next year.
Students invited to apply to U.S. Senate Youth Program
Students in grades 11-12 may apply for the 2020 United States Senate Youth Program, an educational program for outstanding high school students interested in pursuing careers in public service. The program is scheduled for March 7-14 in Washington, D.C.
Students are eligible if they have not previously been a delegate to the program and are serving in a schoolwide, district, regional or state elected capacity in a student government, civic or educational organization. Students should have above average grades and an interest in government. They also should be articulate, as they will be participating in discussion groups with national leaders.
The program offers two student leaders from each state a $10,000 college scholarship and an all-expenses-paid trip to Washington to see the U.S. Senate in action.
Counselors who have students interested in the program should request an application and a timed test from the Kentucky Department of Education.
The application and test deadline is Oct. 15. Email Donna Melton for an application or more information.
Craft Academy and Gatton Academy will be hosting a collaborative event for students and families in the Fayette County area.
This year’s event will be held at Paul Laurence Dunbar High School on Sept. 26th from 6 – 8 p.m. Eastern.
Students from Fayette County, and the surrounding counties who are a current sophomore or freshman are invited to attend to hear presentations on both programs and participate in a Q and A session following. During the presentation we will cover information on our programs, campus living, the application process and requirements to apply.
Attached you will find a PDF and a Social Media graphic to share with your students.
We would appreciate your support by providing this information to your students via email, Remind, newsletters or Social Media.
If you have any questions about the event, please feel free to contact me via email.
Craft Academy for Excellence in Science and Mathematics
Assistant Director Admissions, Public Relations and Recruitment
Morehead State University
260 University Blvd
Morehead, KY 40351
We hope you'll share the email below with your sophomore, junior and senior girls who have an interest in engineering or technology. Thanks!
- Do you like to help people?
- Are you the kind of person who likes to craft, make, tinker and break things?
- Have you been wondering if engineering might be for you, but you’re not sure?
- Do you like spooky things?
We’ve got the perfect immersive event for you Oct. 25-26: Explore Engineering, an overnight event for high school girls at Sweet Briar College
Participants will work in teams with engineering professors and students to imagine and bring to life a computer-controlled, interactive Halloween device
. The event is hands-on, stresses teamwork and creativity, and is perfect for both experienced students and newbies to engineering
Sound eerily up your alley? Get more information and register