The Ancient Greeks believed in developing a Sound Mind and a Sound Body as the way to live a fulfilling life. SigEp adopted this philosophy with the Balanced Man Ideal and since 1990 has awarded the Balanced Man Scholarship to some of the best students coming to campus. You must be a male attending Oregon State University this fall in order to win this scholarship; however, membership in Sigma Phi Epsilon Fraternity is NOT a factor in determining the winners.
US Bank “Financial Genius” 2017 Scholarship Sweepstakes – $5,000-$20,000 – Deadline: October 27th, 2017
Baseballism, the official off the field brand of baseball, started in 2006 as a youth baseball camp focusing on fundamentals and the lessons learned while playing the game. As Baseballism has transitioned from a camp to a premium apparel brand, Baseballism has made every effort to provide support to baseball teams, leagues, and baseball related charities throughout North America.
In 2014, Baseballism offered its inaugural college scholarship and has continued this tradition since. In 2017, Baseballism will offer two $1000 scholarships to college bound high school seniors whose lives has been positively influenced by the game of baseball/softball. Applicants do not need to be student athletes, but must have a passion and connection to the game.
Baseballism will give two $1000 scholarships to high school seniors who plan on attending either a two or four year college after graduation. Applications must be submitted to Baseballism via mail by June 1, 2017. Scholarship recipients will be notified by July 10, 2017, and will receive payment upon providing proof of enrollment in a college or university.
Please mail an envelope with the following materials to 2215 NW Quimby Street, Portland, Oregon 97210.
1. Your high school transcript (there is no minimum GPA requirement).
2. An essay, not longer than 1,500 words, explaining what you have learned from the game of baseball/softball and how it has impacted your life.
3. A letter of recommendation from a coach and/or teacher.
4. Your own original Baseballism inspired quote. You can review Baseballism’s quotes on Facebook at www.facebook.com/baseballism, on Twitter @baseballism, and on Instragram @baseballism, for inspiration.
The purpose of this scholarship is to encourage and support students who have overcome substance abuse and/or mental health barriers. Preference will be given to an applicant either graduating from high school this spring and planning to attend LBCC fall term, or to an enrolled first or second year LBCC student working toward a certificate or associate degree. Although financial need is not required, an explanation of why applicant needs financial assistance needs to be included on the application.Minimum GPA of 2.00 is required to maintain the award.
NOTE: Students in an extended high school program are not eligible.
Recipients will be selected based on the following:
Academic Subject Area: Any subject area
May be an international student
May be a dual-enrollment student
Funds may be used for dual enrollment expenses
Available to High School Seniors (restrictions may apply).
Student’s year at LBCC when receiving award: No Preference
Applicant must provide a written statement describing the substance abuse or depression barrier which he/she has struggled with and received treatment for. Explain how you now plan to “Embrace Life.” (What did you learn in treatment?) Documentation to include a letter from a counselor, doctor, or treatment facility to confirm successful completion of a treatment plan/program must be included in the application. All documentation will be confidential and only viewed by the screening committee. Include documentation with your application by answering the questions and uploading your documents to your application.
Scholarships can be used for: Tuition/fees, books, childcare, living expenses and/or special needs.
Award Amount: $2,000
Number of Awards available: 1
Apply during Spring Term
Enrollment requirement per term: 12 or more credit hours
Term(s) award to be paid: Fall, Winter, Spring