Public PK-12 School District in Dalton, Georgia


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:








Scholarships are available. Pay close attention to deadlines! You may email completed applications/essays to me at or drop them by the counseling office at DHS by the deadline. Feel free to email me with any questions!

Many institutional scholarships are awarded to students who apply to college early. The scholarship processes are unique to each institution. To find these college/university institutional or academic scholarships, look on the college/university website under Financial Aid or search Scholarships.

Pay CLOSE attention to deadlines for admission applications and scholarship application deadlines. Don't let the money run out before you decide to apply!


If you need to write something to apply for a scholarship or college, make sure to have someone proofread your essay and application before submitting it.

Good luck!!

Mrs. Scibilia

The ADK Future Educator Scholarship

The application is due to Mrs. Scibilia by 3;30 pm on Wednesday, May 12 at 3:30 p.m.

Click here for the application





The Dalton Education Foundation Scholarships

Due to Mrs. Scibilia on Noon on April 30, 2021


Click here for the application


The Willisa H. Marsh Future Educator Scholarship:

This $1000 scholarship is in honor of Willisa a graduate of the class of 1996 with twelve years of perfect attendance. She went on to Berry College and then came back to teach in Whitfield County. Applications should be submitted to Mrs. Scibilia by April 30th.


Click here for the application


Tanner Karr Memorial Scholarship

Tanner was a member of the Class of 2011. The scholarship is in the amount of $1000. Applications should be submitted to Mrs. Scibilia by April 30th.Click h

Click here for the application



The Demera Keith Robinson Scholarship

Demera Keith Robinson was a graduate of Dalton High as well as a DHS English Teachers. This is a $500 or $1000 scholarship. Essays should be submitted to Mrs. Scibilia no later than April 30th.




Click here for the application


The Harry W. Renz Jr. Memorial Scholarship

This scholarship was created in 2004 to recognize athletes attending Dalton High School in need of financial assistance with secondary education. The application is due to Mrs. Scibilia on April 30.


Click here for the application



Scholarship at GA Southern for Latino Student who wants to be a teacher.


Click here for the flyer



Dalton Little Theatre Scholarships

Deadline is April 16th.


Click here for the application



The Lesche Scholarship:

Lesche is the oldest women's literary club in Georgia, founded in Dalton in 1890. This scholarship is for females.

Due date is Friday, 4/9.


Click here for the application.




The Isabel Pridgen Charities Scholarship

The Isabel Pridgen Charities Scholarship has been established to honor the memory of Isabel Pridgen and reward college bound Dalton High School Band students. A scholarship of one thousand dollars is offered to qualified Dalton High School Catamount Band and colorguard seniors.



Click here for the application




PB& J Scholarship:

For students who may have experienced personal challenges that may not have allowed them to perform well academically (High GPA is not needed to qualify!) . Deadline May 31st.


Click here for online application link





Click here for multiple scholarship opportunities. Pay attention to deadlines!


MALDEF - Scholarship Guide for Latino Students



Click here for MALDEF Scholarship Guide



Army ROTC Scholarships

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



Fastweb Scholarships with various deadlines


Fastweb Scholarship Directory - Click here for tons of scholarship opportunities!!!

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