The application for the Warrior Run Comprehensive Scholarship will be available starting March 1, 2020. Students who complete this application are eligible for numerous scholarships that are awarded at Awards Night. The application is available online only at www.csgiving.org, click on “Receive” and then click “Apply for a Scholarship”. The deadline for the application is April 7, 2020 at 11:59pm.
The scholarships awarded through this application are only available to Warrior Run students in the Class of 2020. The scholarships and awards available are based on a wide variety of criteria. Monies are awarded to students with varied post-high school plans including the following: 4 year colleges, 2 year colleges, business and technical schools, certificate programs, military, and workforce. Monies are awarded with the following, varying criteria in mind: academic achievement, financial need, extra-curricular activities and accomplishments (musical, athletic, etc.), community service and leadership. Monies are specifically awarded to students pursuing career paths including but not limited to the following: computers, diesel technology, floriculture, heavy equipment, technology, heating and/or ventilation, agriculture, nursing, electronics, air conditioning, natural science, farming, medical field, horticulture, environmental science and medical research.
Some of the largest awards handed out at our annual Awards Night ceremony are managed through the Warrior Run Education Foundation. These also are awarded through the completion of this comprehensive scholarship application. These awards include the Bernice Bissell Business & Technology Scholarship Award, H. William Koch Scholarship Award, the Jack Zeigler Memorial Scholarship Award, and the Warrior Run Scholarship. The awards resulted in almost $30,000 being awarded to the Class of 2016 through 16 different scholarships. In order to be eligible for these awards students must complete the optional essay portion of the online application.
In addition to the scholarships that are awarded solely to Warrior Run students, there are two scholarships, the Orlando Scopelliti Scholarship Fund and the William S. and Virginia Hartman Family Scholarship Fund, that are awarded through this comprehensive scholarship application to students from various high schools in the area. These applications are reviewed through the Central Susquehanna Community Foundation.
Beyond the awards managed through the Warrior Run Education Foundation, we also have 30+ awards that are also chosen based on completion of the comprehensive scholarship application that are based on the varied criteria listed earlier.
The First Community Foundation also manages the Ralph & Josephine Smith Scholarship which has been established for Warrior Run students with financial need. The application for this scholarship is available online at this website by clicking here. Online applications are due by April 1st.
If you have any questions, please feel free to contact the High School Guidance Office.