Scholarships

Welcome to DHS Scholarship Headquarters!

Local scholarships will be posted as we receive them.

You may also be interested in scholarship opportunities from the following free websites:


North Georgia EMC - Howard Baker Memorial and Walter Harrison Scholarships - $1,000 each

Application deadline: January 7, 2019

Must reside in a household with electricity provided by NGEMC.

Click here for more information

Click here for link to apply


Burger King Scholarship

High school seniors, BURGER KING® employees, their dependent children, spouses or domestic partners in the U.S., Canada and Puerto Rico can apply to receive up to $50,000 in scholarship awards for the 2019-2020 school year!

High school seniors must have a cumulative GPA of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale to be eligible, and must be active in their community through volunteering, sports, clubs and/or religious organizations.

Don’t miss your chance to become a BURGER KING Scholar. Apply today!

WWW.BURGERKINGSCHOLARS.COM

The application period for the 2019-2020 school year is open from Oct. 15, 2018 through Dec. 15, 2018.


Georgia Future Champions Scholarship

It is not easy to become a champion in your chosen field. It takes hours of practice, patience, and persistence. How do you embody those values? What steps are you going to take to become the best at what you do? How are you going to make yourself a champion? If you are a high school senior or college student in Georgia, and will be enrolled in a two-year to four-year institution in 2019, apply today for the $1,500 The Champion Firm, P.C. – Georgia Future Champions Scholarship.

To apply, create a short (30-120 second) video telling us about how you plan to become the champion at whatever you do or plan to do. Also, tell us how this scholarship will help you reach your goals! Upload your video to YouTube.

The deadline for all submissions is Friday, May 17, 2019 at 11:59 PM EST

Click here for scholarship link


$5,000 Education Matters Scholarship

Application Deadline: November 30, 2018

Submit an online written response to the question:
"What would you say to someone who thinks education doesn't matter, or that college is a waste of time and money?" (250 words or less)

Click here for online application link


Agnes Scott Elizabeth Kiss Trailblazer $25,000 Scholarship

With Agnes Scott College’s Elizabeth Kiss Trailblazer Scholarship, admitted students to the college who meet certain qualifications are eligible for a $25,000 merit-based scholarship, renewable for up to four years of their undergraduate education.

To qualify, applicants need only apply to Agnes Scott College and have one of the following at the time of applying:

  • A 3.75 GPA (as reported by their high school)
  • A 1250 SAT score OR
  • A 26 ACT score
  • All application materials should be submitted before Jan. 15, the Early Action II deadline. Applicants who qualify for the Trailblazer Scholarship will be notified at the time of admission.

Click here for online application link


Georgia Press Educational Foundation Scholarships

Application deadline: March 1, 2019

Georgia Press Educational Foundation offers scholarship and internship opportunities to Georgia students who are involved in newspaper and yearbook activities at their high schools and interested in careers in print and digital journalism.

Click here for Link Scholarship Application

Click here for Link to Internship Application


College Board Opportunity Scholarships

Click here for link to more information and instructions on how to apply


MALDEF - Scholarship Guide for Latino Students

Click here for MALDEF scholarship guide


BadCredit.org’s Wealth Wise Scholarship

Application Deadline: December 31

$1,000 Scholarship based on academic merit and short essay based on How the US Credit Scoring System Can Be Improved.

https://www.cardrates.com/scholarship/


Army ROTC Scholarships

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


Fastweb Scholarships with various deadlines

https://www.fastweb.com/college-scholarships

Pay attention to deadlines!


Scholarships for students with disabilities

Click here for numerous scholarships available for students with a disability


Unigo Scholarships

Click here for links - multiple opportunities with various application deadlines