Gulf Coast Area Scholarships

Ann Wesson Memorial – Junior Auxiliary
Award: $250-$2000
Deadline: March 26
Recipients: For seniors who reside in the Biloxi/Ocean Springs JA service area.
Details: Must show need; community service; academic achievement; essay
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The Citizens Bank
Award: $1000 for each “A” on Report Card
Deadline: 1st week of June 2016
Recipients: For juniors and seniors
Details: Students bring report cards at the end of the first week of June 2016 to either of the following locations: 15309 Lemoyne Blvd or 1765 Popps Ferry Rd in Biloxi. For every “A,” students are able to possibly get $1000.

Keesler Spouses’ Club
Award: varies
Deadline: March 14
Recipients: For senior who is a dependent of an active duty military/civil service associated with Keesler Air Force Base

Les Belle Fleurs – Sisterly Love Scholarship Competition
Award: $500
Deadline: February 28 (Postmarked)
Recipients: Mississippi resident; female high school senior graduating from a high school in: Jackson County; Harrison County; Pearl River County; Stone County or George County

Mississippi Association of Supervisors Property and Casualty Scholarship
Award: $500
Deadline: March 1
Recipients: Students residing in counties participating in the MAS Insurance Trust program

Mississippi Association of Supervisors Workers Compensation Scholarship
Award: $500
Deadline: March 1
Recipients: Students residing in counties participating in the Mississippi Public Entity Workers’ Compensation Trust

Mr. and Miss Unity
Award: Up to $2000
Deadline: September 28
Recipients: High school students ages 15-18
Details: Must show need, service, academic, essay.

Singing River Health System – Auxiliary Volunteers
Award: $500-$1000
Deadline: April 1
Recipients: Seniors planning to enroll in a medical field of study

Southernettes’ Scholarship
Award: $500
Deadline: February 26 (Postmarked)
Recipients: Graduating seniors residing in Harrison or Jackson Counties
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Walter Anderson Museum of Art
Award: $500-$1000
Deadline: February 5
Recipients: High school seniors – must submit original artwork meeting specific guidelines or 228.872.3164

YMCA – Mississippi Gulf Coast Earl Wyman
Award: $500 each for 2 participants
Deadline: October 30
Recipients: High School students ages 15-18
Details: Academic excellence/community involvement