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The Alabama College Application Campaign/Cash for College Week
is scheduled for October 31-November 4, 2016. During this week many
Alabama Colleges will waive college application fees.Mrs. Banks
will be set up outside the Media Center during that week and will
help seniors apply for college and register for the ACT.
The following chart provides links to the application pages for
those colleges and universities most often attended by our
students, as well as the application and scholarships deadlines.
Both the application for admission and the scholarship deadline
must be met in order to receive a scholarship from these
College Scholarship Deadlines
Calhoun Community College
Wallace State Community College
University of North Alabama
University of Alabama in Huntsville
University of Alabama
University of Alabama in Birmingham
Snead State Community College
University of Montevallo
Alabama A&M University
Jacksonville State University
University of South Alabama
2016 Torch Awards Scholarship
Applicants must be a junior or senior at a high school in
Colbert, Cullman, DeKalb, Franklin, Jackson, Lauderdale, Lawrence,
Limestone, Madison, Marion, Marshall, Morgan and Winston counties
in North Alabama with a desire to continue his/her education.
Students who entered as a junior but were not selected as a winner
may enter again as a senior.
A selection committee comprised of business leaders will review
all entries. Judges will select the scholarship recipients based on
their overall personal integrity and character, their personal
achievements, contributions to their communities and schools, and
academic accomplishments. Decisions of the judges are final.
Scholarships of $1,000.00 will be awarded. The Scholarship Fund
will determine the number of scholarships awarded.
Recipients of BBB Torch Awards scholarships will be asked to
attend the BBB's Torch Awards Luncheon Thursday, November 10, 2016
at 11:30AM at the Jackson Center in Huntsville. The scholarship
will be made payable to the college or university of which the
student enrolls. Scholarships must be applied to student's
college/university within 2 years of receiving the award. The
scholarship must be applied toward school related expenses
including: tuition, books, room and/or board or other related
ENTRIES MUST BE SUBMITTED BY 3:00PM ON FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 23,
Questions regarding this entry form should be directed to Robin
Isbell at firstname.lastname@example.org or (256) 533-1642, ext.