Possible scholarship opportunities for seniors

From the office of VHS counselor Jolene Sanders:

National Wood Flooring Association Education & Research Foundation Wood Studies Scholarship.

The National Wood Flooring Association Education & Research Foundation Wood Studies Scholarship is designed to promote the post-secondary study of forestry and related forestry sciences. Trees are a natural resource providing the raw materials that support the livelihood of those employed in the forestry industry, including members of the NWFA. This nonrenewable scholarship in the amount of $1,000 will be awarded to a current high school senior who will study forestry in an effort to advance and improve forestry practices for generations to come. All applicants will be notified by April 28, 2017.

Eligibility Requirements:

      1. Current high school senior.

      2. GPA of 3.0 or higher.

      3. ACT score of 25 or higher, or SAT score of 1800 or higher.

      4. Future study at a four-year college/university in the field of forestry, environmental science, or natural resources.

      5. Application and all materials postmarked by February 1, 2017.

Go by the counselor’s office for an application


Seniors attending Arkansas State University:

License2HOWL Freshmen Scholarships

Five License2HOWL Scholarships are available for the 2017-18 academic year for incoming freshmen at Arkansas State. These scholarships are $5,000 for the year and are renewable for recipients who continue to meet criteria and re-apply.

The application deadline is 5:00 p.m. Friday, December 2, 2016.

L2H scholarships are for Arkansas residents who will be full-time freshmen on the Jonesboro campus, have a minimum ACT score of 23 and a high school GPA of 3.5 or above.

Click the following website for the application or go by the Counselor’s office.


Evan BeaversVHS