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Local Scholarship Opportunities

All scholarship applications must be completed using Notability, then submitted with all required documents in the 2022 Google Classroom.

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Juniors entering college Aug. 2023

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Juniors

Horatio Alger Association of Distinguished Americans

The Horatio Alger Association seeks to assist students who have demonstrated integrity, perseverance in overcoming adversity, the strength of character, financial need, an excellent academic record, commitment to pursue a college education, and a desire to contribute to society.

Due March 15, 2022

Horatio Alger Association of Distinguished Americans, Inc.

Seniors

Elmore County Republican Executive Committee (ECREC)

Due Date: January 23, 2022

For high school graduates of the school year 2021-22, there will be three scholarships awarded: one $1,000 scholarship, one $500 scholarship, and one $250 scholarship awarded.

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Scholarship Criteria

Application

Tallassee High School Alumni Association Scholarship Application

Due Date: February 17, 2022

The THS Alumni Association will provide two non-renewable scholarships. One scholarship will be for $1,000.00 for a senior attending a four-year college/university. The other scholarship is valued at $500.00 for a senior attending a 2-year college or technical school. The application deadline is February 17, 2022. Complete your application in notability, then submit your application and required documents through google classroom.

THS Alumni Scholarship Application PDF

The Lacey Brewer Memorial Scholarship Application (Sponsored by: Neptune)

Due Date: February 17, 2022

A non-renewal memorial scholarship will be awarded to a senior in honor of Lacey Brewer. The scholarship is valued at $2,000.00, and the deadline is February 17, 2022. Complete your application in notability, then submit your application and required documents through google classroom.

Lacey Brewer Memorial Scholarship Sponsored by Neptune.PDF

Lacey Brewer Class of 85 Scholarship

Due Feb 18, 2022

Complete your scholarship application in notability and submit your application and all requested documents through google classroom.

Lacey Brewer Class of 85 Scholarship. PDF

The Mildred W. Blount Educational and Charitable Foundation, Inc. Scholarship

Due Date: February 24, 2022

$12,000 for 4 years

The Mildred W. Blount Educational and Charitable Foundation, Inc.

Benton McGhar Entrepreneur Opportunity Award

Due Date: February 24, 2022

The amount varies every year.

Benton McGhar Entrepreneur Opportunity Award PDF

Joe and Mary Johnson Charitable Foundation

Due Date: February 24, 2022

$8,000 for 4 years

Joe and Mary Johnson Charitable Foundation PDF

Venable Scholarship

Due Date: March 10th

$1,000 to $3,000 for this year

Austin L. and Nell S. Venable Educational Trust Scholarship Application

Tallassee Education Association

Due Date: March 15, 2022

$1,000 for 1 student.

Tallassee Education Association Application.PDF

Arnold and Joanne Dopson Charitable Foundation

Due Date: March 15, 2022

The "Arnold B. and Joanne B. Dopson Scholarship" is administered by The Alabama-West Florida United Methodist Foundation and is available to students graduating from Tallassee High School. It is a $2.500 scholarship, potentially renewable for three additional years, for a total potential award of $10,000.

Dopson Foundation Application.PDF

Elmore County Farmer Federation Scholarship

Due Date: April 12th

5 Elmore County Students - $500 for this year

Elmore County Farmers Federation Application

Elmore County Cattleman's Association Scholarship

Due Date: April 12th

3 Elmore County Students - $1,000 for each student

Cattleman's Scholarship Application

Tallassee Lions Club

Due Date: April 15, 2022

This scholarship is funded through the Tallassee Lions club to recognize students who have improved their academic achievements over the past four years. It also recognizes those students who have developed significant work experience and/or have significant involvement in volunteer community activities. This scholarship is available for any 2 year or 4-year college or technical program and will be payable to the student's college or university financial aid office. A student identification number and financial aid office address must be provided to the Lions club. This scholarship is for the first year of school only and is not renewable. The Lions Club will award three of these $1,000.00 scholarships each year.

Tallassee Lions Club Application.PDF

Mary Atherton Scholarship

This is a $2,500 scholarship, renewed annually for a total of four years. The scholarship may be used for college education expenses related to room, board, or tuition. This scholarship recipient must maintain a minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA and may be used for Fall, Spring, and/or Summer terms.

Due Date: April 15th

Application for Mary Atherton Scholarship

$2,500.00 annually for 4 Years

Veterans of Foreign Wars Scholarship

Due Date: April 15th

The VFW Post 5035 Scholarship was established in 2018. The mission of the scholarship is to provide financial assistance to individuals enrolled for undergraduate study in community colleges and universities. The Scholarship principally targets two and four-year academic programs

Veterans of Foreign Wars Scholarship Application

$2,500.00

Rotary Club of Tallassee Scholarship

Due Date: April 25th

The purpose of the Tallassee Rotary Club Scholarship is to provide a Tallassee High School graduating senior with a $1,000 scholarship to the college or university of their choosing.

Rotary Club of Tallassee Scholarship Application

Kiwanis Club of Tallassee Scholarship

Due Date: April 25th

$500.00 - for 1 student

Turn application to Mrs. Dubose - Key Club Sponsor

  • Scholarships will be granted to high school seniors who are currently enrolled at one of the following schools: Reeltown High School or Tallassee High School

  • Key Club must be in good standing with Kiwanis International

  • Must be a current member of the Key Club

  • Cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or better, ability and motivation to compete on a collegiate level

  • Complete at least 20 service hours

  • Preference will be given to candidates who demonstrate strong educational motivation and group leadership skills through their activities in school, church, youth groups, community volunteer effort, and/or work experience

Kiwanis Club of Tallassee Scholarship Application

HDD Incorporated

Due Date: May 1, 2022

The HDD Incorporated Scholarship is designed to emphasize the importance and need for a skilled workforce in various technical career fields In the areas of Mechatronics (Industrial Maintenance), Welding, Machining, Plastics Engineering Technology, HVAC, Automotive Service Technology, Diesel Technology, and Surgical Technician. 

Award Amount: $2500 (Renewable for 2nd Year) 

HDD Incorporated Scholarship Application

HDD Broadband

Due Date: May 1, 2022

The HDD Broadband Scholarship is designed to emphasize the importance and need for a skilled workforce in various technical career fields. In the areas of Electronics, Engineering & Design (Drafting), Industrial Technology, Manufacturing Engineering, Radiology Technician, Computer & Information Sciences, and Surgical Technician.

Award Amount: $2500 (Renewable for 2nd Year) 

HDD Broadband Scholarship Application

Outside Scholarship Opportunities

  • Southern Union State Community College

  • Central Alabama Community College

  • Student Scholarship Website