Griffin Spalding County School System Scholarship Opportunities
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GSCS “Show Me The Money” Scholarship Resource GuideTop of Page

Paying for college is a significant investment for the future, often with parents, guardians and students bearing the expense. This guide is designed to help students from Griffin High School, Spalding High School and the A.Z. Kelsey Academy find scholarships that fit their post-secondary interests and qualifications.

Griffin High School Scholarships ListingTop of Page

Click here to find scholarship opportunities available for Griffin High School students.

Spalding High School Scholarship ListingsTop of Page

Click here to find scholarship opportunities available for Spalding High School students.

LOCAL SCHOLARSHIPS:Top of Page

  • RunYourVision, Inc. Sgt. Carl A. Trice Service Scholarship - $500

    This scholarship will be awarded to (2) students who have demonstrated strong leadership qualities and committed their high school matriculation to community service.
    Scholarship Requirements:
    Who Can Apply: Any graduating high school senior from one of the following counties: Spalding, Pike, Henry, Upson and Clayton
    What Materials Are Needed: An official high school transcript, one letter of recommendation, a 500-word essay and a minimum of 75 verified community service hours
    Deadline: May 1, 2019
    Link to Scholarship:
    https://static1.squarespace.com/static/5844dc74d1758e37a130f7e3/t/5c9a4e271905f4b57bcae684/1553616424058/CAT+SCHOLARSHIP+APP.pdf

SCHOLARSHIP & FINANCIAL AID RESOURCES:Top of Page

• The basics of financial aid
• Where to find help paying for college
• How to apply for financial assistance
• Estimating and comparing the costs of your college choices
• Ways to reduce and pay for the costs financial aid doesn’t cover
  • College Board Opportunity Scholarships
    The College Board has launched a new scholarship program with $5 million of scholarships each year. Applying to college is a complicated process, so we've created a program that guides you through it. It doesn't require an essay, application, or minimum GPA. Instead, it rewards your effort and initiative. Complete key steps along your path to college for a chance to earn scholarships.
  • Federal Student Aid: An Office of the U.S. Department of Education
    The office of Federal Student Aid provides publications, fact sheets, online tools, and other resources to help you prepare and pay for college or career school.
    Click HERE to view and download resources from the office of Federal Student Aid. 
  • Other Resources:

    The U.S. Department of Labor’s FREE scholarship search tool:  https://www.careeronestop.org/toolkit/training/find-scholarships.aspx

    Fast WEB: Fastweb is your connection to scholarships, colleges, financial aid and more.

    Peterson's Guides
    Peterson’s Guide helps students find the right scholarship, grant, or award for them.
    Peterson's scholarship search tool reaches super hero status with its ability to filter available scholarships by school type, ethnicity, gender, field of study, state of residence, award type and more!