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Scholarship Opportunities

Benton High School Scholarship Opportunities


The Armed Forces Communications & Electronics Association (AFCEA) ArkLatex Chapter located at Barksdale Air Force Base, Louisiana, is proud to announce the High School Senior Scholarship and for 2018.  We have a great line up of sponsors and guests each year for our program.  Honorees are selected based on strict criteria and impressive package submissions.  We also honor recipients with an outstanding Scholarship Banquet in April, featuring a guest speaker, military, corporate partners, educators, local JROTC participation and sponsors of 200 attendees to highlight their achievements.


Application is attached.  Deadline to apply is February 1, 2018.  If you have any  questions or wish to provide additional contacts for future announcements, you can reach me at or (318) 934-2472.


The deadline for LA Tech's JROTC High School Scholarship Program (HSSP) is December 1, 2017.  I have attached an informational packet.  I have also included a URL as a quick reference as well.


The Knights of Columbus is in search of a senior Catholic boy and girl that exemplify leadership and Catholic values.  Please go to and click on the CYLA link on the homepage.  Open an Adobe form and complete the form online.  Print the form and then obtain the signature of counselor or principal as well as student’s parish priest.  All forms once completed and signed should be given to your local Knights of Columbus Council in order to be eligible to participate in the program.  Deadline to apply is January 25, 2018.  For any further questions, contact Delma Forbes, Jr. at 225-939-2980 or


Jason Bland/Power The Cure Scholarship is a $2000 scholarship that will be awarded to a Bossier Parish student with the desire to further their education in the Sports Medicine or other Medical field.  

To qualify for the scholarship, you must be student trainer or student athlete with a recommended minimum ACT test score of 20. 


Please see Mrs. Abernathy in the counselors' office for an application.  Deadline to submit application and supporting documents is April 1, 2018.


See attached flyer for scholarship opportunities.


Kickoff LSU Dates

 Kickoff LSU will take place on the following dates from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.:

  • Friday, September 22, 2017
  • Friday, September 29, 2017
  • Friday, October 13, 2017
  • Friday, October 27, 2017
  • Friday, November 10, 2017
  • Monday, November 20, 2017
  • Friday, January 26, 2018
  • Friday, February 9, 2018
  • Monday, February 19, 2018
  • Friday, March 23, 2018
  • Friday, April 27, 2018

More Information

 Please visit our website at for more information, including the day's tentative schedule.


The 2017-2018 Shreveport Elks Lodge 122 Elks Student of the Month Scholarship Program 

The Student of the Month Scholarship contest is open to any and all seniors who wish to enter.  A copy of the application is attached to this post.  You may also pick one up from Mrs. Abernathy in the counselors' office.


Each month a $1000 scholarship will be awarded to an outstanding senior boy and senior girl who demonstrate exemplary standards. They should be well rounded with leadership, citizenship, service, and scholarship qualities. These students will be competing with applicants from high schools in the Caddo-Bossier area. All winners will be eligible for the Elk Student of the Year Scholarship (one boy and one girl). The Elk Student of the Year Scholarship winners will be announced at the banquet in May.


Please submit only the application for judging. The scholarships will be awarded for the months of September through April. Completed applications should be received at the lodge by the 10th of each month.  All GPA’s should be reported on a 4.0 scale.  Students do not need to resubmit every month.  All applications will be kept on file for the entire year.  Students may submit new applications to update scores or other information. 


Send completed forms to the Shreveport Elks Lodge #122, 310 East Preston Street, Shreveport, LA 71105, Attention: Scholarship Committee Chairman. Applications can also be submitted by email to 


Since 1994, the Wendy’s® High School Heisman® Scholarship has been recognizing and rewarding senior athletes who excel in the classroom, on the field, and in the community. This year, we're awarding $150,000 in college scholarships. Give your most well-rounded seniors a shot at winning. 


The Wendy’s High School Heisman recognizes 2 winners—one male athlete and one female athlete—from each state.
90 State Winners receive a $1,000 scholarship
10 State Winners move on as National Finalists with a chance to attend the Wendy’s High School Heisman weekend in New York City
8 National Finalists receive a $5,000 scholarship
2 National Winners receive a $10,000 scholarship along with national honor and recognition during ESPN’s telecast of the college Heisman Memorial Trophy presentation
Plus, the first 1,000 applicants get a $10 Wendy’s gift card!


They’ve done the hard work. Now, they just need to apply.  Winning the Wendy’s High School Heisman Scholarship requires a GPA of 3.0 or better, participation in at least one school-sponsored sport, and demonstrated leadership at school and in the community. You have students who have worked hard for years to make the grade.


Now help them get the recognition they deserve:

Refer a student today or send seniors to to apply.