Scholarship List

Local AVCS Scholarships list - Feb. 16, 2017

Outside Scholarships printable list - as of Mar. 27, 2017

AVCS Local Scholarships - Instructions Memo

Outside Agency Scholarships

Generic application form - ** NOTE: fill-in form - PRINT IT OUT before closing to save your data

Please also check out the following scholarship links:

Nursing Scholarships - www.nursingschoolsalmanac.com

Various Scholarships - www.studentscholarships.org

 

AVCS Local Scholarship Listing
DEADLINE IS MARCH 29, 2017  -  NO EXCEPTIONS
ALL Completed Applications Must Have A Transcript Attached! 
See Mrs. McCallister in the Counseling Office
Application Folders are in the Order Listed Below
DO NOT STAPLE COMPLETED APPLICATIONS, PAPERCLIP THEM! THANK YOU

Scholarship

Form Required

Amount

Restriction

ADIRONDACK Avalanche – Sponsored by Loreman’s Embroidery, Engraving & Screenprinting

Generic

To Be Decided

Female participating in the AVCS basketball program.

AMERICAN Legion Post #504 Ladies Auxiliary

Must be submitted on form provided

$200

Preference given to son/daughter, grandson/granddaughter of a legion member.

Steve AUBIN Memorial

Generic

$200

Technical ability or the Arts

AuSable DENTAL Center

Generic

$500

Pursue career in Dental Hygiene

AuSable Forks BOWLING Association

Generic

 

$200

Must be member of AVCS Bowling Team

AuSable Forks FIRE Dept. Auxiliary

Must be submitted on form provided

$500

Must reside in the AuSable Forks Fire District

AuSable Forks VOLUNTEER Ambulance   

Generic

$500

Must reside in AuSable Forks Ambulance District. Preference given to student who is a member of the ambulance service.

AVCS BOOSTER Club       

Must be submitted on form provided

To Be Decided

Preference given to students who have made contributions in the area of athletics.

AVCS CSEA (Civil Service
(Employees Assoc.)    

Must be submitted on form provided

To Be Decided

Preference given to senior of a CSEA parent/grandparent, Retired or Present.

AVCS DRAMA Club           

Must be submitted on form provided

To Be Decided

Must be a member of the AVCS Drama Club

AVCS KEY Club

Generic

To Be Decided

Must be a member of the AVCS Key Club.

AVCS NATIONAL HONOR SOCIETY

Must be submitted on form provided

To be Decided

Must be a member of the AVCS National Honor Society.

AVCS STUDENT COUNCIL

Generic

$100

Must be a student council member for at least one year.

AVCS TEACHER’S ASSOC.

Generic

To Be Decided

None

George BARON Construction Award

Generic

$2,000

Male or Female pursuing a career in the construction field

Pauline BESAU-Wamsganz and
Frank Besau                                 

Must be submitted on form provided

$1500
Renewable

Must have an 85+ GPA for 4 years to apply. Essay must be a personal narrative as to how you feel college will benefit your future 

Michel BLOOM and Heather and Wendy Rabideau Memorial

Must be submitted on form provided

To Be Decided

None

Henry CAITO Memorial

Generic

$3,000

Demonstrated record of Community & Charitable Service

Travis CAPEN Memorial Scholarship            

Essay

$500

See “Criteria for Award” in folder.
1) Senior who will participate in wrestling at the collegiate level or 2) Track & Field or 3) Cross Country.                     

DECEASED Alumni Scholarship Of The AuSable Forks High School

Must be submitted on form provided

$1,000

None

Christine A. DONER Memorial

Must be submitted on form provided

$500

Must have an 88+ GPA. (Recommendation Letter not required but recommended)

Scholarship

Form Required

Amount

Restriction

James DUDLEY Memorial

Generic

$500

Attend college for study in Music

FANNIE Thwaits Webster Scholarship   

Generic

One $1,000
One $500

Female

Charles FORSTER Memorial Scholarship

Generic

$1,000

Preference given to student furthering education in the area of technical/trade education

Jeanne M. Carey HARDY Memorial     

Must be submitted on form provided

One $1,000
Or Two $500

Preference to student entering the field of Education.

HART to HEART Scholarship

Generic

$1,000

College Bound student residing in the foster care system

HAWKEYE Conservationist of Silver Lake Award

Generic

$500

Preference to student entering an environmental or scientific program.

JAY ENTERTAINMENT and MUSIC SOCIETY (JEMS)   

Must be submitted on form provided

$1000

Preference given to an arts major including performing Arts & Music.

KCS Alumni Association  

Must be submitted on form provided

Four $1,000

Must be attending a 2 or 4 year College.

KCS Alumni Association – Trade School Scholarship

Must be submitted on form provided

One $1,000

Must be attending a Trade School

KEESEVILLE UNITED Methodist Church  

Must be submitted on form provided

To Be Decided

None

KEESEVILLE VOLUNTEER Fire Dept.

Generic

$1,000

Reside in Keeseville Joint Fire District

KEESEVILLE Volunteer Fire Dept. LADIES AUXILIARY   

Generic

$200

Priority given to a child of a Fire Department Member.

Doug  KNIGHT Memorial & Performing Arts Fund

Must be submitted on form provided

$500

Must be entering field of Performing Arts.

KNIGHTS of Columbus Council #4689 – Eugene G. Santor
**(Member & Non-Member Apps)

Must be submitted on form provided

To Be Decided

One award to a senior of a member and one to a senior of a non-member.

KNIGHTS Of Columbus Council #4689  LADIES AUXILIARY

Must be submitted on form provided

To Be Decided

Parent or grandparent must be a past or present member.

Rebecca LECLAIR Memorial          

Generic

$100

Must be a FEMALE with an 80+ GPA and be involved in athletics (Soccer and or Basketball) or other school activities.

LIFETOUCH Photography

Generic

To Be Decided

None

Gabby LINCOLN Memorial Scholarship

Must be submitted on form provided

To Be Decided

None – Essay regarding experience giving positive outlook on life

MEDOS A. Nelson Post #504 American Legion  

Must be submitted on form provided

$500

Preference to children/grandchildren of  Legion member, either past or present.

Daniel J. MEEGAN Memorial Scholarship

Must be submitted on form provided

$500

None

PER Lloyd Bresette Memorial (Keeseville Elks Club)     

Must be submitted on form provided

$1,000

Attending a 4-year college; Essay

ROTARY Club of The AuSable Valley  

Must be submitted on form provided

$1,000
(Multiple)

Student must participate in and have five sponsors for the Annual Walk-a-Thon on Sunday, May ?  @  2:00

Law Offices of Dean C. SCHNELLER Award

Generic

$250

Must be entering the field of law or social justice.

Ryan SLATER Memorial Athletic Scholarship

Must be submitted on form provided

To Be Decided

Must have played a Varsity Sport

SONS of The American Legion Post #504

Must be submitted
on form provided          

$500

Preference given to the son or daughter of a member.

TAHAWUS Lodge                        

Generic

To Be Decided

None

Jason VANVALKENBURG Award           

Must be submitted
On form provided           

To Be Decided

None

Scholarship

Form Required

Amount

Restriction

Sarah WALTON-TROMBLEE Memorial Scholarship

Generic

$1,000

Preference given to student entering field of Education or Health Care; GPA 83 and above; demonstrates financial need

Susan B. WHITE Memorial            

Must be submitted on form provided

$300

None

 


Scholarship Listing  - Dated 3/27/17

ALL SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATIONS LOCATED IN COUNSELING OFFICE
(Folders are in Order of the First Name listed below – This listing is in order of Deadline date)

NEW Scholarships (from last printing) are shaded

All Materials Must Be In The Counseling Office by the DEADLINE LISTED BELOW.
(DO NOT USE THE DEADLINES LISTED ON THE APPLICATIONS)
 
CHECK “CRITERIA/RESTRICTIONS” BEFORE COMPLETING APPLICATION

See Mrs. McCallister in the Counseling Office for Transcripts

Scholarship

Form Required

Amount

Criteria/Restriction

American Legion Auxiliary Scholarship Opportunities

Available on the website
ALAforVeterans.org/scholarships
Various deadlines

TBD

Brochure in folder listing all the criteria for the different scholarships.

Dannemora Federal Credit Union

Must be submitted on form provided
Deadline March 27th

One (1) $1000
Renewable

Student or Parent MUST be a member of the credit union.  Essay

American Society of Civil Engineers – Region 1

Must be submitted on form provided
Deadline March 27th

One (1) - $4,000
($1,000/yr)

Pursuing education in Civil Engineering.  Essay

Amy Bindelglass Memorial Scholarship

See Scholarship Flyer for Instructions
Postmarked or Emailed
By March 31st

One (1) $500
One (1) $200

Essay Topic – Organ Donation

Champlain Valley Morgan Horse Association

Must be submitted on form provided
Deadline April 4th

Two (2) $250

Preference given to students pursuing an Equine or Agricultural Field of Study, but not limited to. *Personal Statement

Plattsburgh Kiwanis Breakfast Club

Must be submitted on form
provided
Deadline April 5th

One (1) $1,000

Pursuing post-secondary program at any level, also vocational training.  Demonstrated a commitment of community service

NYS Assoc. of Agricultural Fairs & NYS Showpeople’s Assoc.

Must be submitted on form provided
Deadline April 7th

Ten (10) $1,000

Must have been active in local fairs; endorsement by a member of the NYSAAF.  *Make sure to read how to submit applications

Agricultural & Industrial Fair of Clinton County, Inc.

Must be submitted on form provided
Deadline April 10th

Two (2) $200

Preference giving to participation of a minimum of 3 years in CC Fair activities and/or pursuing an agricultural or industrial degree.

AGATI Laborers’ Local Union #322

Must be submitted on form provided
Deadline April 24th

One (1) $1,500
Renewable

Member or son/daughter of a current, retired, disabled or deceased member of Local #322 or former Local #186

Clinton County Canine Club

No Application – Letter of Application
Deadline April 25th

One (1) $600

Clinton County Resident, unless parent is a member of the Canine Club.  The study of Animal Science at a two or four year accredited professional school.  One (1) Letter of Recommendation

Scholarship

Form Required

Amount

Criteria/Restriction

NYS Retired Teachers Assoc. (Dr. Karl R. and Ruth Kramer)

Must be submitted on form provided
Deadline  April 25th

Two (2) $500

Entering field of Education.  Essay

Brandon Sorrell Memorial

Must be submitted on form provided
Deadline April 26th

TBD

Demonstrated leadership abilities and commitment to community.  Preference to SUNY Canton applicants, but not required.  Two letters of recommendations - Essay

American Legion – Clinton County

Must be submitted on form provided
Deadline April 26th

$200

Parent/Grandparent member of American Legion, Sons of the American Legion or Ladies Auxiliary.  Essay

Clinton County Board of Realtors, Inc.

Must be submitted on form provided
Deadline April 26th

One (1) $1,000

Open to all college bound students; Letters of Recommendation (2)

Clinton County Board of Realtors, Inc.  (Clinton Community College)

Must be submitted on form provided
Deadline April 26th

One (1) $500

Must be attending Clinton Community College; Letters of Recommendation (2)

Jane Boswell Memorial

Must be submitted on form provided
Deadline May 3rd

Two (2) $500

Entering field of Education; Essay; Three Recommendation Letters

Peru Federal Credit Union

Must be submitted on form provided
Deadline May 9th

Two (2) $500

Parent or Student must be a member of the Credit Union.  Essay

Bruce L. Crary Foundation, Inc. Scholarship

APPLICATION IS TO BE SUBMITTED ONLINE
Instructions in Folder
Deadline May 18th

Multiple $600-$1,000 awards
Renewable

Family Income cannot exceed $80,000 (adjusted gross); Student in need of financial assistance;  Essay