Scholarships for High School Seniors

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It’s your final year of high school, and you’re ready to take on a new adventure — college. As a high school senior, you still have hundreds of scholarship opportunities available to you. So, as you’re making plans on what college you want to attend and what major you want to study, be sure to add "applying for scholarships" to your college to-do list. To help get 12th graders started, we’ve compiled this directory of scholarships for high school seniors. For even more scholarships, fill out a free Unigo profile to discover your personalized list of possible awards.

ONU Merit Scholarships

U.S. high school seniors who have an ACT score greater than 23 or an SAT score greater than 1090 and a grade point average greater than 3.0 are eligible for this award. Students must enroll full time at Ohio Northern University.

Total: $36500 Awards:  40
Deadline:  December 1
2019

MSU University Scholarship

This scholarship is open to U.S. high school seniors who plan to attend Missouri State University. Students must be ranked in the top 10 percent of their class or have a grade point average of 3.9 or higher; and must have an ACT score of 31 or higher or an SAT score of 1390 or higher. This award uses the same application as the MSU Presidential Scholarship.

Total: $6000 Awards:  35
Deadline:  December 1
2019

Missouri State University Presidential Scholarship

This award is for U.S. high school seniors who plan to attend Missouri State University. The student must have a grade point average of 3.9 or higher or graduate in the top 10 percent of his/her high school, AND must have an SAT score (reading/math) of 1390 or higher or have an ACT score of 31 or higher.

Total: $12500 Awards:  35
Deadline:  December 1
2019

Scholastic Art & Writing Award

This award is for students attending U.S. or Canadian schools, or American schools abroad. Students must be in grades 7-12 and submit a written work or original work of art.

Total: $10000 Awards:  30
Deadline:  December 1
2019

University of Nebraska-Lincoln Global Delegate Scholarship

The number of awards offered varies annually and is dependent on the number of eligible students.

Total: $4000 Awards:  10
Deadline:  December 1
2019

University of Nebraska-Lincoln Global Ambassador Scholarship

International graduating high school seniors who demonstrate academic achievement and plan to attend the University of Nebraska at Lincoln are eligible for this award.

Total: $10000 Awards:  10
Deadline:  December 1
2019

WBDI College Scholarship Program

This award is available to any female student who is enrolled in a university music curriculum pursuing a degree in music education with the intention of becoming a band director.

Total: $500 Awards:  4
Deadline:  December 1
2019

Future Leaders of IT Scholarship

This scholarship is available for high school seniors and current undergraduate students who are majoring in or planning to major in computer science.

Total: $2000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  December 1
2019

Chuck Hall Star of Tomorrow Scholarship

U.S. and international male high school or college students who are USBC Youth Members in good standing are eligible for this award. Students must have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher.

Total: $6000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  December 1
2019

Fleet Reserve Association Essay Contest

U.S. citizens/permanent residents in grades 7 through 12 are eligible to enter this contest. Students must be sponsored by a member or unit of the Fleet Reserve Association (FRA) to apply.

Total: $5000 Awards:  18
Deadline:  December 1
2019

UR Richmond Scholars Program - Oldham and Boatwright Scholars

This scholarship is available for U.S. high school seniors who plan to attend the University of Richmond in VA. Scholarships are awarded based on leadership, academic achievement, and personal qualities.

Total: $64980 Awards:  27
Deadline:  December 1
2019

UR Richmond Scholars Program - Artist Scholars

This scholarship is available for U.S. and international high school seniors who plan to attend the University of Richmond. Students must display extraordinary artistic talent and plan to major or minor in the visual or performing arts.

Total: $50000 Awards:  6
Deadline:  December 1
2019