• Junior/Underclassman Scholarships

                                                                                               Scholarships of interest, websites, and ones sent to us (listed by date due) ________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

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    Scholarships Made Available to Newfane HS During the School Year
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     Feb. 1 - Gannon University High School Poetry Contest - Must be a high school student in grades 9-12.  Top 3 winners will receive a monetary award, a signed book by poet Ilya Kaminsky, and publication in the Awards Night program.  
    March 15 -  Horatio Alger Scholarship - $10,000-$25,000 scholarship value.  Must be a Junior high school student with plans to enter college after high school graduation.  Must have critical financial need (< $55,000 adjusted gross family income), be involved in co-curricular/community service, display integrity & perseverance in overcoming adversity, and maintain at least a 2.0 GPA (> 75% GPA).
    May 26 - Parle Endeavors ALTA Grant - Available to young people who are (1) high school juniors or seniors attending a high school in New York State;  (2) want to pursue a career in media, communications, journalism, business, or a closely related field; (3) have a business idea, start-up, related to those fields; (4) launched within the last year or planning to launch by June 2024.  
    June 5 - Olcott Yacht Club Junior Sailing Scholarship - Free summer sailing program for selected students aged 7 to 18 years of age.  The program emphasizes fun, safety, sportsmanship, cooperation, and competition in the sport of sailing - held at the Olcott Yacht Club.  
    July 1 -  Young Achievers Scholarship - Three $1000 scholarships available.  Must be a resident of Niagara, Erie, or Genesee County.  Must be a high school student who will be graduating in 2024, 2025, or 2026 and plan on enrolling full-time into an accredited 2 or 4 year college or university in the U.S.  Must also demonstrate ambition and motivation in school and community.  NOTE: Only first 1000 completed applications received on time will be considered.