For more information about each opportunity or to apply, click on any of the the scholarship titles listed in gold.

Dunwoody Women’s Club Student Achievement Scholarship

Students who live in areas with zip codes of 30328, 30338, 30350, or 30360 are eligible for two $1800 scholarships. The scholarships will be presented to students who demonstrate academic excellence, leadership, school and community involvement, and an exceptional desire for higher education. All applications must be postmarked by April 1, 2017.

Tobacco Free Life Scholarship

For students who are willing to share stories of how quitting smoking helped change their lives and help create a smoke-free world.

Asian Pacific Islanders for Professional and Community Advancement (APCA)

Valued at $2000, the APCA awards 36 scholarships to students based on their scholastic and academic achievements, leadership, community involvement, and work experience. Scholarship applications require an essay and teacher recommendation and must be submitted by January 31, 2017.

State Farm Good Neighbor Scholarship

Awarded to a senior with a GPA between 2.5 and 3.2, this scholarship is less about academic performance and more about demonstrated need and proven participation in school and community activities. Up to 50 recipients will receive a $2500 award. Applications must be submitted by March 2, 2017 and only 700 will be accepted.

Eugene McDermott Scholarship at University of Texas

Valued at more than $250,000 (out-of-state), this scholarship includes tuition, stipend, study abroad, and professional development funding. Minimum requirements include 1450 or higher on the SAT (verbal and math) and a 33 or higher on the ACT.

AES Scholarship for Character

Engineering firm AES offers a $500 scholarship awarded on the basis of character, as determined by an evaluation of submitted essays. You are not required to be taking engineering courses to be eligible.

The deadline to apply is October 6, 2017.

Abbott & Fenner Business Consulting Scholarship

Seniors are invited to participate in Abbott & Fenner business consulting scholarship contest. Abbott & Fenner are committed to continuing their efforts at helping those who have the desire and ambition to succeed in the business world. Contestants will write an essay to enter the contest.

Interested in Animation?

There is a scholarship that seniors may apply for. Check out their website for further details.

Interested in Fashion?

There is a scholarship that seniors may apply for. Check out their website for further details.

Tutors Monthly Scholarship Program

Varsity Tutors holds a monthly $1,000 college scholarship contest where students write an essay in response to a monthly prompt. Visitors to the Varsity Tutors scholarship webpage are able to vote via social media for submitted entries.

Nursing Schools Almanac Scholarship

Nursing Schools Almanac has just launched its second annual Aspiring Nurse Scholarship whose website will award a $1,000 scholarship to an aspiring nurse who best demonstrates a record of academic excellence with a focus in math and science and have a passion for nursing. The scholarship is open to all high school seniors who plan to pursue a college education in nursing.