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Scholarships to Apply For


MARCH 31 – ROTARY CLUB MENTOR SCHOLARSHIP – For students planning to attend college in Mississippi; applicants must have an 18+ on ACT; 3.0 GPA and combined family income does not exceed $60,000 as determined by the FAFSA(see Mrs. Carrington for application packet)



Applicants must be registered with Girl Scouts of Greater Mississippi Council Award is for $750.00. Go to


APRIL 22 – THE MADISON-RIDGELAND ROTARY CLUB’S ANNUAL SCHOLARSHIP CONTEST -  All graduating seniors continuing their education are eligible for this $750.00 scholarship(see Mrs. Carrington for application)


MAY 1 – MISSISSIPPI MUNICIPAL LEAGUE SCHOLARSHIP– Applicants must be children or grandchildren of employees or elected officials of Mississippi municipalities and to high school seniors working part-time for a member municipality of the Mississippi Municipal League and is co-sponsored by Phelps Dunbar.

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MAY 6 – EXTEND THE DREAM SCHOLARSHIP –This scholarship for $1,000 is sponsored by The Southern Association for College Admission Counseling. Applicants must have at least a 2.75 cumulative GPA; demonstrate financial need; demonstrate a commitment to community service, social justice issues and/or leadership


MTAG & MSEG Scholarship applications are found at OR


FREE APPLICATION FOR FEDERAL STUDENT AID (FAFSA) – You must complete and submit a Free Application for Federal Student Aid to apply for federal student aid for college or career school and for most state and institutional aid. The quickest way to apply is online using FAFSA on the Web at


Check the websites for the college/university of your choice for available scholarships and deadlines is the Internet’s largest free scholarship search The Planning and Paying for College Company