Career Center – Junior Scholarships

The following colleges are accepting award nominations from area high schools.  Students must be from the junior class and should consider attending the college upon graduation.  Many of the awards have significant scholarships available to nominated students who apply to and are accepted into the college programs.

School: Elmira College
Award: Key award (Male)
Criteria for Nomination: One male and one female; Top 10% of the class; Outstanding school and community leadership; Avg – 90+
Application Deadline: 03/10/2020
Application Details: Nomination request forms are available in the Career Center. Please return completed forms to Mrs. Sauda in the Career Center.

School: Elmira College
Award: Key award (Female)
Criteria for Nomination: One male and one female; Top 10% of the class; Outstanding school and community leadership; Avg – 90+
Application Deadline: 03/10/2020
Application Details: Nomination request forms are available in the Career Center. Please return completed forms to Mrs. Sauda in the Career Center.

School: St. Lawrence University
Award: Book Award
Criteria for Nomination: Significant commitment to community service
Application Deadline: 04/01/2020
Application Details: Nomination request forms are available in the Career Center. Please return completed forms to Mrs. Sauda in the Career Center.

School: Wells College
Award: 21st Century Leadership Award
Criteria for Nomination: Minimum GPA of 85; Leadership in school/community; Available for 2 students
Application Deadline: 04/10/20
Application Details: Nomination request forms are available in the Career Center.  Please return completed forms to Mrs. Sauda.

School: Le Moyne College
AwardHeights Award
Criteria for Nomination: Minimum 90 average and top 10% of junior class; Minimum score of 50 on all three categories of PSAT; Significant contributions in leadership
Application Deadline: 04/20/2020
Application Details: Nomination request forms are available in the Career Center. Please return completed forms to Mrs. Sauda.

School: The Sage Colleges
Award: Student Sage Scholarship
Criteria for Nomination: Academic and Social leader; Minimum 85 average, top 25% ranking in class; Community and school involvement
Application Deadline: 04/15/2020
Application Details: Nomination request forms are available in the Career Center.  Please return completed forms to Mrs. Sauda.

School: University of Rochester

Award:  Bausch & Lomb Honorary Science Award

Criteria for Nomination:  High achievement and rigor in science classes, high math scores on PSAT and/orSAT                                                                                                  Application Deadline:  05/15/2020                                                                                             Application Details:  Nomination request forms are available in the Career Center. Please return completed forms to Mrs. Sauda.

 

School: University of Rochester
Award: George Eastman Young Leaders Award
Criteria for Nomination: Strong leadership experience at school and in their community; High grades and challenging courses; Extensive involvement in extracurricular activities
Application Deadline: 05/1/2020
Application Details: Nomination request forms are available in the Career Center. Please return completed forms to Mrs. Sauda.

School: University of Rochester
Award: Frederick Douglass and Susan B. Anthony Award
Criteria for Nomination: A demonstrated commitment to understanding and addressing difficult social issues; Leadership and a dedication to community action; Strong grades and rigorous courses taken in the humanities and social sciences
Application Deadline: 05/1/2020
Application Details: Nomination request forms are available in the Career Center. Please return completed forms to Mrs. Sauda.

School: University of Rochester
Award: Xerox Award for Innovation and Technology
Criteria for Nomination: A strong interest in innovation and/or information technology and a high level of achievement in this area in coursework and outside of school; Exposure to new technologies outside of school such as pursuing serious work opportunities in local laboratories or industry; Leading other students to new approaches to old problems; business plans for fundraising; innovative community service;after-school activities; and best uses of communications tools such as chats and blogs
Application Deadline: 05/1/2020
Application Details: Nomination request forms are available in the Career Center. Please return completed forms to Mrs. Sauda.

SchoolRIT
Award: Computing Medal (Female)
Criteria for Nomination: Top 10%; Interest/ability in computing; Leadership in school/community
Application Deadline: 05/04/2020
Application Details: Nomination request forms are available in the Career Center. Please return completed forms to Mrs. Sauda.

School: RIT
Award: Computing Medal (Male)
Criteria for Nomination: Top 10%; Interest/ability in computing; Leadership in school/community
Application Deadline: 05/04/2020
Application Details: Nomination request forms are available in the Career Center. Please return completed forms to Mrs. Sauda.

School: RIT
Award: Innovation and Creativity Award (Female)
Criteria for Nomination: Top 10%; Outstanding achievement in innovation, creativity, or entrepreneurship; Leadership in school/community
Application Deadline: 05/04/2020
Application Details: Nomination request forms are available in the Career Center. Please return completed forms to Mrs. Sauda.

School: RIT
Award: Innovation and Creativity Award (Male)
Criteria for Nomination: Top 10%; Outstanding achievement in innovation, creativity, or entrepreneurship; Leadership in school/community
Application Deadline: 05/04/2020
Application Details: Nomination request forms are available in the Career Center. Please return completed forms to Mrs. Sauda.

SchoolClarkson University
Award:  Leadership Award
Criteria for Nomination: Outstanding leadership
Top 15%; Positive contributor to school or community; Interested in Engineering, Business, Science, Liberal Arts
Application Deadline: 05/04/2020
Application Details: Nomination request forms are available in the Career Center. Please return completed forms to Mrs. Sauda.

SchoolClarkson University
AwardAchievement Award
Criteria for Nomination: Outstanding leadership
Top 15%; Positive contributor to school or community; Interested in Engineering, Business, Science, Liberal Arts
Application Deadline: 05/04/2020
Application Details: Nomination request forms are available in the Career Center. Please return completed forms to Mrs. Sauda.

SchoolSt. Michael’s College
Award: Book Award for Academic Achievement
Criteria for Nomination: Academic Achievement; Social Conscience – community service – issues of peace and justice, and concerns for others; One Male and One Female can receive this award – this award is worth up to $13,000.
Application Deadline: 4/30/2020
Application Details: Nomination request forms are available in the Career Center. Please return completed forms to Mrs. Sauda.

School: Keuka College
Award: George H. Ball Community Achievement Award
Criteria: Strong academic record, must exhibit leadership through school and community activities
Application Deadline: 4/15/2020
Application Details: Nomination request forms are available in the Career Center. Please return completed forms to Mrs. Sauda.