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Local scholarships will be posted as we receive them.

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Click on links below to start exploring scholarships during the Junior Year

Scholarship Opportunities for High School Juniors

Alliant Health Plans Scholarship

$1,500 scholarship to 7 area high school seniors

Deadline to all materials mailed to Alliant is April 6th (that's during spring break...)

Click here for application and more information

2018 Isabel Pridgen Charities Scholarship

Application due to Mrs. Gallman in the Counseling Office by April 20th

Click here for application

Roman Open Charities Scholarship

Application deadline: Monday, April 16th

Click here for information/application

Auburn Men's Freshman Scholarship

The Delta Chi Fraternity: Auburn Chapter is offering a $500 scholarship for a freshman male who has been accepted and will be attending Auburn University in the Fall of 2018. Student does not have to pledge a fraternity to apply.

Application due by June 1st.

Click here for more information and application.

The Recovery Village Health Care Scholarship

The Recovery Village is offering a $1,000 scholarship to students pursuing a medical-related course of study.

To enter to win a $1,000 scholarship, simply submit a short essay (no more than 500 words) describing why you are passionate about substance use disorder and mental health treatment. Essays can be in the form of a personal narrative with a medical perspective or focus specifically on clinical experience.

Application deadline: June 30, 2018

Click here for more information and website/application.

Blinded Veterans Association Scholarship

Are you the dependent child, grandchild, or spouse of a blinded veteran or blinded Active Duty service member? You may be eligible for one of six $2,000 scholarships.

Application deadline: Friday, April 20, 2018

Click here for more information on qualifications and how to apply.

Peach State Antique Tractor and Engine Club

$1, 083.00 for a student going to an agriculture, technical, or nursing school.

Application deadline is April 1, 2018.

Click here for more information and application.

Alpha Iota Delta Bryan Scholarship

$1,000 Scholarship for a young man entering Georgia Tech in the fall of 2018.

Application deadline is April 30, 2018

Click here for application

Dalton Whitfield Murray Retired Ed Association

7 - $1,000 scholarships to local teens who plan to become teachers

Application Deadline - Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Click here for more information

Click here for application

ADK - Kappa Chapter of Alpha Delta Kappa Scholarship

Awarded to 2 DHS Seniors Planning on a Future Career in Education

Must return completed application to Mrs. Gallman in Counseling office by March 30, 2018 at noon

Click here for application

Lesche Club of Dalton Scholarship for Women

$1,200 college scholarship to one area female student from a Dalton, Whitfield, or Murray County high school

Application must be received by April 1, 2018

Click here for scholarship criteria

Click here for application

Lion's Club JROTC Scholarship

2 - $1,000 Scholarships (1 male and 1 female)

Application due to Counseling office by April 1, 2018

Click here for more information and application

Better Business Bureau Scholarship

$1,000 - Application Deadline is Friday, April 6, 2018 by 3 pm

Click here for BBB application guidelines

Click here for BBB application

Georgia National Guard

Click here for more information on Scholarships

Click here for more information on Service Cancelable Loans

Athnet Sports Recruiting Scholarship

Available to: Undergraduates who were athletes at the high school level. You do not need to be an athlete at the college level.
Application Deadline: June 1st
Award Amount: $1,000
Eligibility Requirements: Former high school athletes who are enrolled as a full-time student at a two or four-year college.
Application Instructions: See website (website here:

Army ROTC Scholarships

Click here for more information, qualifications, types of scholarships available

Fastweb Scholarships with various deadlines

Click here for links - must apply online

Pay attention to deadlines!

Scholarships for students with disabilities

Click here for numerous scholarships available for students with a disability

Georgia Southern Scholarships

Click here for step-by-step instructions and link to apply

Unigo Scholarships

Click here for links - multiple opportunities with various application deadlines