Western Kentucky University

Bowling Green/Warren County Scholarships

The high schools we serve have websites that list what they have found in terms of scholarships for the local area and nationally.

Bowling Green High School Scholarship website (click on left hand side, has listing of scholarships)   http://www.bgreen.kyschools.us/olc/page.aspx?id=34798&s=1339

Warren Central High School Scholarship website http://www.warrencountyschools.org/olc/page.aspx?id=59568&s=2754

Warren East High School Scholarship website http://www.warrencountyschools.org/olc/page.aspx?id=30975&s=2846

 

Other scholarship opportunities exist for the Bowling Green/Warren County area (note some of these might be listed on the high school websites).  These include the following:

PRESS RELEASE : CARDINALS OF KENTUCKY OF THE AMERICAN BUSINESS WOMEN'S ASSOCIATION OFFERS A SPECIAL $2000.00 SCHOLARSHIP.    

 Deadline: Applications must be completed by May 15, 2012. The first twenty eligible applications are accepted.

 Bowling Green, Ky. - Cardinals of Kentucky Chapter of the American Business Women's Association (ABWA), is funding

  a special $2,000.00 scholarship through the Stephen Bufton Memorial Education Fund (SBMEF).

 In order to be eligible for scholarship consideration, candidates must be women who: (1) are citizens of the United States and residents of Warren, Butler, Monroe, Barren, Edmonson, Simpson, Logan, Hart, Allen or Metcalf counties,Ky.: (2) will be college Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior or Graduate level in Aug. 2012 :(3) are attending or have been accepted at a license, accredited Kentucky college or university authorized to confer degrees at the bachelor level or higher and, (4) have achieved a cumulative grade point average of 2.5 GPA or better on a 4.0 scale.

 The application must be completed on line and requires a biographical sketch, three (3) professional letters of  reference and an official transcript.

To apply, interested, eligible women should send name and email address to: Peggy Sharer,  psharer@bellsouth.net

 SOUTH CENTRAL COUNSELING ASSOCIATION SCHOLARSHIP, Deadline: March 15, 2012.  Application available in guidance counselor's office. THE COMPLETED APPLICATION IS TO BE GIVEN TO YOUR COUNSELOR. PLEASE DO NOT MAIL IT YOURSELF. 

Attach with application:

1)    A copy of your letter of acceptance from the college you plan to attend

2)    Scholarship award letter/form if applicable

3)    An official copy of your 7-semester high school transcript with attendance

4)    One letter of recommendation from school or community leader

Note: The following areas will be viewed more critically for this scholarship: financial need, previous scholarships awarded, GPA, college entrance scores, and area of college major (should be educationally-related).

WARREN COUNTY WATER DISTRICT SCHOLARSHIP, $1,000.00 scholarship
Warren County Water District customer
GPA 3.0 or higher
Complete FAFSA report
Applications available in guidance office of respective schools
Students seeking degree in Engineering, Environmental Science, Biology, Chemisty, Ag, Public Health, and Architectural
Deadline February 1, 2012

HERBERT A. OLDHAM SCHOLARSHIP
Applicant must be a member of an underrepresented population; specifically, African American, American Indian/Alaska Native, Asian or Pacific Islander American, or Hispanic American.  
• Recipient must be a graduating senior of one of Warren County’s five high schools: Bowling Green High School, Greenwood High School, South Warren High School, Warren Central High School, or Warren East High School.  
• Recipient must be enrolled as a full-time student at Western Kentucky University for the term in which the scholarship is awarded.  
• Recipients must have a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0 in each semester that the award is received.  
• The scholarship will be awarded based on need.
 
Please mail completed application and accompanying documents to:
Commonwealth Health Corporation ATTN: Doris Thomas
800 Park Street Bowling Green, KY 42101.
DEADLINE March 15, 2012 
 
WKU CHESS SCHOLARSHIP (FULL TUITION!) (WKU MasterMind Scholarships)
  • Awarded through the WKU Chess Club
  • Will award 3 academic scholarships to high school seniors
  • Awarded at WKU Chess Open (April 20-22)
  • Eligibility: accepted at WKU, 3.0 GPA minimum, participate in WKU Chess Club upon receipt of scholarship
  • Top 3 prizes: 1st place, full tuition and fees scholarship; 2nd place, $3,000 room and board scholarship; 3rd place, $500 annual book scholarship

T.W. LEWIS FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM UNIVERSITY OF KENTUCKY, $2,500 scholarship
ACT minimum 28
GPA 3.5 or higher
Class Rank top 10%
Submit FAFSA
Applications in guidance office of respective school
Deadline February 15, 2012

PNC Sweet 16 scholarship for KHSAA

PNC will again be awarding 32 one-time $1,000 scholarships as part of its title sponsorship of the Boys' State Basketball Tournament.  One boy and one girl from each of the 16 basketball regions will be chosen and recognzed during this year's Boys' Tournament.  Deadline for entry is Friday, Feb. 24.  The application is now available on the KHSAA Website.  There is no limit to the number of applicants from one school.  This is open to all KHSAA Sports including Cheerleading and now Bowling.

http://www.khsaa.org/forms/bk148.pdf

KYTESOL SCHOLARSHIP: $1,000 scholarship, ESL/LEP student, 2.5 gpa or higher, Institution in Kentucky, Financial need

Can click on this link, then click on apply for award on right hand side.  Will need 2 letters of recommendation, high school transcript, and 500-word personal essay.  http://www.kytesol.org/awards__scholarships

SOCIETY OF AFRICAN AMERICAN ALUMNI LEADERSHIP SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION (WKU)
Link for application can be found here: http://alumni.wku.edu/s/808/images/editor_documents/Society/saaascholarship12_-_update.pdf

Needs to be turned into guidance counselor.  Deadline: March 1, 2012

BOWLING GREEN WOMAN'S CLUB SCHOLARSHIP

Pick up application in guidance office of respective schools
Deadline March 15, 2012

REALTOR ASSOCIATION OF SOUTHERN KY
Pick up application in guidance of respective schools
Deadline March 31, 2012

BLUEGRASS CELLULAR SCHOLARSHIP- DEADLINE:  March 26, 2012 (guidance counselor's office)

18 scholarships worth $1,500 each will be awarded
  • Applicant's parents or legal guardian must be a current Bluegrass Cellular customer
  • Must have a 2.5 or higher grade point average
  • Financial need will be considered

 



 

 

 

 



 

 



 

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