Scholarship Information

Scholarship Information: May 2017

This is a list of some scholarships that you want to keep on your radar!
Don’t forget to complete your FAFSA at


If you receive SCHOLARSHIP offers from organizations or colleges, even if you choose not to use them, bring MRS. ABSHIRE a copy ASAP… We use this information for Academic Awards Night!


 St. Luke’s Episcopal Church Scholarship (you do not have to be Episcopal)
Application packet available at
Academic performance, financial need & motivation. AMOUNT: $1000 per year! Applications in the Box. Submit application via email to by 11:59pm on May 5.


Black Mountain Women’s Club Scholarship.  Scholarship for an Owen Senior, male or female.  The application is available in the Counseling Office and is due May 5 to Mrs. Abshire. Interviews will follow in May.


DANIEL HENRY OSTERTAG SCHOLARSHIP FOR DIFFERENTLY ABLED STUDENTS $500 scholarship that was established in memory of Danny who died ofEpilepsy at 16 years old and had always hoped to have attended college. It is due May 9 at noon to Mrs. Abshire. Applications are in the scholarship box.


North Carolina Law Enforcement Officers Association Scholarship
Criteria: NC resident, 3.0 GPA, Must major in some area of Criminal Justice or related field, have financial need, active in school/church/community… see application in Scholarship Box for full details. Due June 1


Abbott & Fenner Business Consultants Scholarship 
Amount: $1,000. Deadline: June 12, 2017. Application Process: Students will submit an essay on the topic that appears on the scholarship page of website:


Horatio Alger National Career & Technical Scholarship
Receive up to $2,500 to pursue a career or technical certificate/degree. Must have critical financial need and have overcome adversity. Due June 15, 2017. For full details and the application, go to



Good websites for scholarship information:,, university/colleges

To complete your FAFSA, go to 


Check the scholarship box and scholarship website frequently! PLEASE ask Mrs. Abshire if you have any questions! College Talk on Wednesdays during SMART Lunch in Lab 211 for
help with college applications and scholarships! 


2017-18 Financial Aid Workshop with FAFSA Slides.ppt

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Financial Aid Handouts from 
 This is a good link for paying for college.  It includes financial aid, scholarship and planning information: 
WhatWillTheyLearn? (info on programs, majors, etc.)
How Do I Pay for College?  (Powerpoint Presentation)