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Friday, December 08, 2017





Auditions for the Morning Music Club
Joseph Maerz Award
The Morning Music Club of Macon sponsors this award, annually. The purpose of this $2,000 scholarship award is to encourage and reward achievement and excellence in musical performance. The Maerz Award was started in 1969 and is named for Professor Joseph Maerz, a member of the Wesleyan College faculty, who was widely known as a teacher, music critic and performer.
Attached you will find an intent to audition form, application form, application guidelines and rules governing this competition.  Please forward this email to prospective high school senior contestants and music teachers.
The Intent to Audition form and entry fee must be 
postmarked by Saturday, February 10, 2018.
Video audition must be received by
Friday, February 23, 2018 
Live Final Audition March 9, 7:00pm
Kristin K. Oren
Joseph Maerz Award Chair 
Application Guidelines                    Intent to Audition                    2018 Rules

 We are accepting applications for Education Together scholarships until March 15. These needs-based scholarships defray the cost of higher education or technical training for ambitious economically disadvantaged students.

 Additionally, we are calling for nominations for Teacher Excellence Awards.

 Genaral Guidelines for Education Together Scholarships

1. Must be a graduating senior at a public or private high school, or a homeschooled student in one of seven counties: Bibb, Crawford, Houston, Jones, Monroe, Peach or Twiggs. 

2. Must be accepted to, and planning to enroll at one of five designated Education Together colleges: Central Georgia Technical College, Fort Valley State University, Mercer University, Middle Georgia State University or Wesleyan College. 

3. Must have a minimum GPA of 2.o, which the student is required to maintain throughout the scholarship. 

4. The application period for Education Together scholarships opened December 15, 2017 and deadlines March 15, 2018. 

5. In all Education Together scholarship categories, preference is given to students with the greatest financial need. 

6. A student may only receive one Education Together scholarship: Education Together, Mercer University or Navicent Nursing. 

I. Education Together Scholarships 

Award: number varies – 18 scholars in 2016 & 2017. $10,000 each ($2,500 per year for up to 4 years). 

1. Must meet all criteria in Education Together’s general guidelines.


DIRECT LINK TO APPLY FOR AN EDUCATION TOGETHER SCHOLARSHIP on the Community Foundation website: https://remote.cfcga.org/webportal


Warner Robins Rotary Club Scholarships


Rotary Club Scholarship Application


Mercer Journalism Scholarship

Media Changemaker Scholars earn 4-year scholarships, up to full tuition.CCJ offers dedicated scholarships for students interested in journalism or media studies. Our Media Changemaker Scholars receive four-year scholarships to Mercer—up to and including full-tuition, a value of over $140,000.



Application Deadline:  January 6, 2018

Scholarship Event:  January 20, 2018

Scholarship List for Houston County Seniors

The Coolidge Full Ride Merit Scholarship 




ROSC Scholarship



Brent Hamm Named Wendy's Heisman Winner

Wendy's Heisman 

Appilcants Must:

  • Have a cumulative high school grade point average (GPA) of a B (3.0) or better.
  • Participate in at least one of the 47 sports recognized by the International Olympic Committee in the Summer and Winter Olympic Games or the National Federation of State High School Association and sponsored by your school.
  • Be a leader in school and in the community and serve as a role model for underclassman.

Each year, the Houston County Republican Party awards a scholarship in the amount of $500 to

a Houston County, GA high school senior. This scholarship is designed to provide financial

support to a graduating high school senior who espouses the values of Conservatism and the

Republican Party. This scholarship is based on: essay content, civic and school involvement,

and contributions to local government and/or campaign activities that show dedication to

Republican principles.


1. The applicant must be a Houston County resident.

2. The applicant must be a graduating senior in the spring of 2018.

3. The applicant must be attending college in the fall of 2018.

4. A brief letter of recommendation from an adult (not a relative) who can attest to

your character and activities must be emailed (preferred method) or

postmarked by Friday, February 23, 2018 to the address below.

5. Attach a small, current photo of yourself to your application.

6. Use the space provided on the application form for all your answers except

the essay. The essay should be attached to the application form and should be no more

than two typed pages in length.

7. Your application, picture, and essay must be emailed (preferred method) or postmarked

by Friday, February 23, 2018.


Houston County Republican Party

Attn: Scholarship Chairperson

P.O. Box 7917

Warner Robins, GA 31095



The AXA Achievementsm Scholarship Will Provide Over $1.4 million in Scholarships This Year
AXA Achievementsm Scholarship winners demonstrate ambition and self-drive with outstanding achievement in school, community or work-related activities. They share these qualities:
Ambition and drive
Determination to set and reach goals
Respect for self, family and community
Ability to succeed in college
Applications will be accepted until December 15, 2017 or until 10,000 applications are received. Apply today.


Generation Google Scholarship 

The Generation Google Scholarship helps aspiring computer scientists excel in technology and become leaders in the field. 



Foundation Fellowship and Bernard Ramsey Honors Scholarships

The Foundation Fellowship and the Bernard Ramsey Honors Scholarship are the most prestigious undergraduate scholarships at UGA.  Click HERE to learn more.


Jack Kent Cooke Foundation

This scholarship rewards excellence by supporting high-achieving high school seniors with financial need who seek to attend the nation's best four-year colleges and universities.  Click HERE to apply.


Go Build Georgia High Demand Career Scholarship

Complete the electronic application at: www.gobuildgeorgia.com


CollegeWeek Scholarship



Chegg Scholarships









       The George W. Jenkins Scholarship is a four-year scholarship awarded to admitted first-year students who have overcome extraordinary difficulties. The Jenkins Scholarship is open only to U.S. citizens who will be graduating from high schools in Alabama, Georgia, Florida, South Carolina, and Tennessee


       Please contact us directly at admission@emory.edu or 404-727-6036



The NSDAR awards multiple scholarships to students showing dedication to the pursuit of degrees in diverse disciplines including history, law, nursing, and education.


Contact Cynthia Davis for more information cynthia.davis@hcbe.net






 Scholarship Search


 FIRST Scholarship News- www.usfirst.org/scholarships


Georgia Student Finance Commission
http://www.gsfc.org/ or http://www.gacollege411.org/


The Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation- awarding 3 million dollars in scholarships to high school seniors who demonstrate leadership, commitment to community, and academic achievement. http://www.coca-colascholars.org/  

Click HERE to learn more about the GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program
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