A “scholarship” is gift aid, money that does not have to be paid back. These may be offered by schools, colleges, employers, individuals, private companies, nonprofits, communities, religious groups, professional and social organizations, and the United States Military.
Where to find scholarship opportunities:
1. Apply for Southeastern Scholarships and Toolships, links and instructions are below
2. Many local scholarships are listed at the bottom of this page.
3. Contact the high school Guidance Office in your home city/town. You may be eligible for
scholarships as a resident.
4. Scholarship search web sites to consider using: www.collegeboard.org, https://www.fastweb.com/,
5. The Southeastern Guidance Department created a scholarship listing:
6. Guidance Counselors may post scholarship information in their Google Classroom
Senior Scholarship Application Process:
The Southeastern scholarship/toolship application is up and ready for YOU! Every year Southeastern students receive hundreds of dollars in scholarships (money for college expenses) and/or toolships (money for tools/industry or physical tools to get started) from local donors. In order to be considered, you must complete the application. BE SURE TO FOLLOW THE INSTRUCTIONS to ensure your application is submitted correctly. The deadline is APRIL 11th!
Click on application
Go to File- “Make a copy” (Do not request edit access)
Rename your copy with your name and application
Complete and share with Scholarships@sersd.org
Completing the essay is strongly recommended for consideration of most scholarships
If you are applying for a toolship, attach a list of needed items, with Amazon.com links -do not exceed $500
See your school counselor if you need assistance or have any questions.
Local scholarship applications which may not be posted online:
Christian Herter Memorial (for sophomores and juniors)