If you plan to study Physical education sport and physical activity in college, you may be eligible for additional scholarships! We've put together a list of scholarships open to Physical education sport and physical activity majors to help you afford college tuition.
List of scholarships for Physical education sport and physical activity majors
|Friends of MCC Foundation Scholarships||$ -||May 31, 2017|
|Evalee C. Schwarz Charitable Trust for Education Scholarship||$15,000||April 10, 2018|
|Nellie Martin Carman Scholarship Fund||$2,000||March 1, 2018|
|The Harry S. Truman Scholarship Program||$30,000||February 7, 2018|
|The Vegetarian Resource Group College Scholarship||$10,000||February 20, 2018|
|Samuel Huntington Public Service Award||$15,000||January 17, 2018|
|WHS' NEXTGen Border Security Contest||$2,500||August 30, 2017|
|Spring LabRoots Scholarship||$3,000||April 30, 2017|
|Billy Smith Memorial Scholarship||$ -||February 1, 2018|
|Brooke Ashton Parker Scholarship||$2,500||April 14, 2017|
Friends of MCC Foundation Scholarships
In addition to several general scholarships available, several other specialized scholarships are available in: accounting, anthropology, art, athletics, business, construction management, culinary, cultural diversity, diversity, education/early childhood education, first generation, FIT fitness instructor training, GED, health care, horticulture/plant science, humanities, journalism/writing, manufacturing/manufacturing engineering, music, nursing, special needs, STEM, veterans and women in college scholarships.
Only high school seniors and first semester MCC students can submit their high school GPA where applicable. Returning MCC students must submit their cumulative MCC GPA. Transfer students must submit their college transcripts. Any district, community, high school or college sport, including teams and leagues, will qualify you for an athletic scholarship.For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
Evalee C. Schwarz Charitable Trust for Education Scholarship
The Evalee C. Schwarz Charitable Trust for Education was created under the Will of Evalee C. Schwarz to provide interest-free loans to undergraduate and graduate students who demonstrate exceptional academic performance and significant financial need.
Eligibility:- Be a U.S. citizen at the time of application- Qualify for financial need in the form of government grants. Applicants must have an Expected Family Contribution (EFC) of $5,815 or less as it appears on their FAFSA Student Aid Report (SAR)- Be enrolled in a school in the state in which the student resides *possible exceptions apply- Standardized test scores must be in the top 15% of nation-wide- Must not be seeking a law degree For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
Nellie Martin Carman Scholarship Fund
Founded in 1949, the Nellie Martin Carman Scholarship is available to graduating seniors from public high schools in King, Pierce, and Snohomish counties in Washington state. Application forms are only available through these high schools and candidates for the scholarship are nominated by their school each year. Awards range from $500 to $2,000 a year, and scholarships are renewable for four (4) years of college in the state of Washington. Approximately 35-40 awards are made each year depending on funds available for new awards and renewal awards.
Eligibility:-Be a graduating senior from a public high school in the county of King, Pierce or Snohomish in the state of Washington in the year of appointment-Be a United States citizen-Plan to attend a college in the state of Washington on a full-time basisMusic, sculpture, drawing, interior decorating or domestic science are not accepted as major subject courses.For more information and to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
The Harry S. Truman Scholarship Program
The Harry S. Truman Scholarship Foundation - the federal memorial to our thirty-third President - awards merit-based scholarships to college students who plan to pursue careers in government or elsewhere in public service. Truman scholarships are for current undergraduates for graduate or professional school, participation in leadership development activities, and have special opportunities for internships and employment with the federal government.
Eligibility:-Be a full-time junior-level student at a four-year institution pursuing a bachelor's degree. "Junior" refers to a student who plans to continue full-time undergraduate study and who expects to receive a baccalaureate degree the following year or is in their third year of collegiate study expects to graduate during the same year-Nominated by the Truman Scholarship faculty representative at his/her institution-In the upper quarter of his/her class-Be a United States citizen or a U.S. national from American Samoa or the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands. Resident aliens (green card holders) are not eligible-Have an extensive record of public and community service-Have outstanding leadership potential and communication skills-Is committed to a career in government or elsewhere in public service as defined by the foundationFor more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
The Vegetarian Resource Group College Scholarship
Due to the generosity of an anonymous donor, The Vegetarian Resource Group each year will award $20,000 in college scholarship money to graduating U.S. high school students who have promoted vegetarianism in their schools and/or communities. Vegetarians do not eat meat, fish, or fowl. Vegans are vegetarians who do not use other animal products such as dairy or eggs. Entries may only be sent by students graduating from high school in spring of the year the award is given.
Applicants will be judged on having shown compassion, courage, and a strong commitment to promoting a peaceful world through a vegetarian diet/lifestyle. Payment will be made to the student's college (U.S. based only). Winners of the scholarships give permission to release their names to the media. Applications and essays become property of The Vegetarian Resource Group. Finalists may be asked for more information. For more information and to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
Samuel Huntington Public Service Award
The Samuel Huntington Public Service Award provides a $15,000 stipend to a graduating college senior to pursue public service anywhere in the world. The Award allows recipients to engage in a meaningful public service activity for one year before proceeding on to graduate school or a career. Recently, three past award recipients have won an unsolicited, prestigious McArthur "genius" grant; been named U.S. Surgeon General; and been recognized as a Forbes "30 Under 30" entrepreneur.
For information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
WHS' NEXTGen Border Security Contest
Women in Homeland Security (WHS)'s Science, Technology, Engineering, Math (STEM) initiative seeks solutions that recognize the challenges of securing the borders of the United States and encourages students to research the issue and consider the challenges that have hampered efforts for a secure border. The winning solutions would recognize the difficulty managing porous and underground terrain, lack of reliable sensor monitoring/detection, the inconsistency of information transmission to command centers, bad weather providing "false positives", presence of law enforcement personnel, among others. A proposal application and a video description and demonstration of the solution are required.
For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
Spring LabRoots Scholarship
The scholarship will fund one undergraduate or graduate student for one year and is worth $3,000. The scholarship is merit-based, and applicants can show their qualifications and need in the application process. LabRoots supports undergraduate and graduate students pursuing degrees in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) disciplines. This program is open to students both in, and outside the US; there are no geographical limits for applicants. LabRoots wishes to encourage all students to stay in science and aims to help students work towards their research and educational goals. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
Billy Smith Memorial Scholarship
The Billy Smith Memorial Scholarship was established because Billy was always helping people in any way that he could. It is a sport-related scholarship because it memorializes the activities Billy loved most.
Eligibility:-Applicant must be a graduating high school senior -Must reside in Winnebago, Boone, Ogle or Stephenson County-Must have played at least three years of baseball or softball in high school, including senior year-Must major in a sports-related field in college-Must have a minimum GPA of 3.0For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
Brooke Ashton Parker Scholarship
The Brooke Parker Foundation is meant to be a lasting tribute to Brooke who was killed in a head on collision by a drunk driver on November 7, 2016. She lived a vibrant life and was a strong influence on those that knew and loved her. God was a daily part of her life and she lived her days with passion and joy. Brooke was an over-achiever and worked hard at athletics and scholastics and showed determination and grit often surpassing her natural given talents. She served proudly as athletic trainer at Lubbock Cooper Schools.
This scholarship is intended to ease the financial burden of a college education for a deserving individual who will go forward in the community, make a difference in the world around them.This $2,500.00 scholarship will be awarded as follows:- The scholarship will be paid in the fall and Spring semesters directly to the college or university in the amount of $625.00 per semester for up to 4 semesters.- The awardee must maintain an average of 2.0 GPA per semester while taking a minimum of 12 credit hours per semester- The awardee must contact the Brooke Parker Foundation in the event of an extenuating circumstance that requires withdrawal from school. The foundation will then decide if the scholarship shall be continued or forfeited. Applicant Criteria- Must be a graduating senior in the West Texas or Panhandle area and planning to attend a college or university or a current student studying athletic training or sports medicine.- Must demonstrate a record of good spirit and works- Pursuing a degree in athletic training, sports medicine, or a similar field.- Must submit a complete application to the foundation or to the high school guidance counselor by the announced deadline of 4/14. - Must be willing to abide by all criteria for payment of the scholarship.- Must be willing to be interviewed by scholarship committed if requested.Please Attach: - List of Scholarships, awards, loans, or grants you have received.- List of high school activities and honors. (organizations, offices held, honors, leadership roles, etc.)- High School transcript of grades.- A letter of recommendation from your high school principal, counselor, teacher, pastor, or friend.Please answer the following questions:- What is your career path and why did you choose it?- Why do you need financial aide to attend college? (Be especially detailed if you have unusual financial circumstances such as loss of income, single parent household, catastrophic medical event, or any other circumstance that might affect your familyâs income.)- How do you plan on making an impact on the world and the people around you in the future?- Please tell us anything else you feel is important in choosing you for this scholarship.For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
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