Gulf Coast Area Scholarships

Chevron Scholarship
Award: $500
Deadline: April 5, 2019
Recipients: Jackson County high school seniors
Details: 3.0 GPA, Must be majoring in one of the following programs at Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College: Process Operations Technology, Instrument and Controls, Precision Machinery/Mechanical Maintenance, or Fabrication/Welding/Pipefitting
Chevron 2019 Scholarship

The Citizens Bank
Award: $1000 for each “A” on Report Card
Deadline: June
Recipients: For juniors and seniors
Details: Students bring report cards at the end of the first week of June 2019 to either of the following locations: 15309 Lemoyne Blvd or 1830 Popps Ferry Rd in Biloxi. For every “A,” students are entered into a drawing to win a $1,000 scholarship.

Distinguished Young Women of Jackson County
Award: Various Amounts
Deadline: organizational meeting is usually held in September
Recipients: 11th grade girls
Details: This program promotes scholarship and leadership in young women.

Les Bell Fleurs: Sisterly Love Scholarship Competition
Award: $500
Deadline: February 28 (Postmarked)
Recipients: MS resident and female high school senior graduating from a school in the following counties: Jackson County, Harrison County, Hancock County, Pearl River Country, Stone County, or George County.
Les Bell Fleurs: Sister Love Scholarship Application

Mississippi Power Heritage Scholarship Program
Award: Tuition at a community college in the Mississippi Power service area
Deadline: February 28, 2019
Recipients: Must be a minority graduating high school senior or a non-traditional student residing within the MS Power 23-county service area or Kemper County, 2.5 GPA, U.S. Citizen, must be accepted into one of the following programs: Lineman, Instrumentation & Controls, Mechanical Maintenance, Auto Mechanics, or Process Operations
Mississippi Power 2019 Heritage Scholarship Application 

Mr. and Miss Unity
Award: Up to $2000
Deadline: September 27, 2019
Recipients: High school students ages 15-18
Details: Must show need, service, academic, essay.

Southernettes’ Scholarship
Award: $500
Deadline: March 15th (Postmarked)
Recipients: Graduating seniors residing in Harrison or Jackson County planning to enroll in an accredited college or university in the State of Mississippi. Must have a minimum 21 ACT score and 3.0 GPA.

YMCA – Mississippi Gulf Coast Earl Wyman
Award: $500 each for 2 participants
Deadline: October 30, 2018
Recipients: High School students ages 15-18
Details: Academic excellence/community involvement