OLOL College

Scholarships

Institutional Scholarships

Find out about available institutional scholarships:

• 2015-2016 Franciscan Scholarship Application

This prestigious scholarship is awarded to five entering freshmen who have demonstrated outstanding academic performance and leadership skills in high school, and show promise of continuing such performance in college and beyond. Students who are admitted to OLOL College and meet the following minimum criteria may apply for consideration.

  • High School GPA of 3.5 or better 
  • ACT Composite score of 24 or SAT Composite score of 1110

Candidates will be evaluated based on their academic credentials, leadership and activity record, and essay.
Recipients are offered a scholarship package valued at the cost of tuition and fees for up to eight semesters. Con-tinued scholarship eligibility is contingent upon a 3.0 GPA and service to the College through various activities.
Click here to download application.

2014-15 Student Aid and Scholarships
Ambassador Scholarship Application and Requirements  
Scholarship Tips

Outside Scholarships

Find out about available outside scholarships:

• ACMPE Scholarship Fund Program

The ACMPE Scholarship Fund Inc. (SFI) is comprised of 10 scholarships with each having its own, unique, eligibility criteria. The fund supports and promotes healthcare leaders' personal and professional growth toward the advancement of the profession. The program supports individuals who, by virtue of experience, current position and plans demonstrate potential for contributing to the medical practice management profession
To apply for ACMPE scholarships, begin the process by ordering this application fee at no charge. You’ll then receive an email granting you access to the online application. Once you have completed the application, we will consider you for all scholarships in which you meet the eligibility criteria. You do not need to indicate in the application which scholarships you are applying for.

Please note, to be eligible for ACMPE scholarships, you must be enrolled in a degree program relevant to medical practice management for the fall semester 2015. Our scholarships do not support clinical degree programs such as medicine, nursing, physical therapy or medical assistance. 

The deadline is May 1, 2015

http://www.mgma.com/education-certification/education-resources/acmpe-scholarship-fund-program

• CampusRN Scholarship Fund Nursing Scholarship

CampusRN has $15,000 in Scholarships Available to Nursing & Allied Health Students. Click here to download application.

• Chicago Injury Center

The Chicago Injury Center is proud to offer four scholarships for disabled US Veterans, ranging from $250 to $1000. Applicants should write a 500+ word essay discussing the unique challenges they have faced as a disabled veteran and how their experiences have prepared them to overcome the challenges they will see as students.

Essays and all other application materials should be sent to the Chicago Injury Center by June 1, 2015. Additional requirements for the scholarship can be found here: http://chicagoinjurycenter.com/cic-veteran-scholarship-fund/

• St. Elizabeth Hospital’s Women’s Advisory Council

St. Elizabeth Hospital’s Women’s Advisory Council. The Women’s Advisory Council is a group of professional women who volunteer their time and advice to St. Elizabeth Hospital through service projects, fundraising activities, and meeting with hospital representatives to offer their views on hospital operations and activities.  Because the need for nurses at this time is so acute, and recognizing how expensive a nursing education can be, the Women’s Advisory Council felt that establishing this scholarship was a worthwhile project. 

The St. Elizabeth Hospital Women’s Advisory Council Nursing Scholarship is a one-time scholarship of $500 awarded twice yearly. It is open to nursing students working towards their R.N. degree and who are currently enrolled in a nursing program.   The winner of the scholarship will be announced in August 2015. 

  • Student Cover Letter for Scholarship Application
  • Applicaiton

Deadline for the return of applications for the scholarship will be May 31, 2015.  Applicants must make themselves available for an interview should they be chosen as a scholarship finalist. Although this is a one-time scholarship, winners of the scholarship may re-apply annually for the scholarship.

• Freshman Scholarship

Crown Group Scholarship Foundation

PURPOSE
The Crown Group Scholarship Foundation Committee will award up to $2,500 to qualified Louisiana high school students who will attend accredited universities, community colleges or vocational and technical schools up to a maximum of (4) four consecutive years.

FOR CONTINUING STUDENTS
Applicants must……

1. Type and submit a two-page essay (double space / 12pt Times New Roman) to be included in the application packet – How will President Obama’s legacy be remembered?
2. Complete and sign the scholarship foundation application 3. Scholarships may be awarded for a maximum of (4) four consecutive years, provided all the criteria are met and funds are available to full-time students on a year to year basis.
4. An official transcript showing a 2.0 GPA and full-time status.
5. A minimum of (30) thirty hours of community service documented on official letterhead.
6. Students who do not meet the continuing recipient requirements will not be considered for future scholarships.
7. All decisions made by the Scholarship Committee are final.
8. To receive any scholarship funds you must attend the scholarship awards banquet on Saturday, June 13, 2015 at 5:00 pm If you have any questions concerning the scholarship process, please contact Ray Palmer by email at ray@camcola.com and please include in the subject line “The Crown Group Scholarship” or call 504-464-4644 ext. 8.

An application packet with all information must be returned in a large envelope, postmarked no later than Friday, April 17, 2015.

Return Application Packet to:
Mr. Ray Palmer
Scholarship Committee
The Crown Group
5 East Third Street
Kenner, LA 70062

Click the link to view the attachment

Attachment 1:  http://www.lasfaa.org/ListLock/7pRfam5UTmSBcDbu.pdf

Horatio Alger Louisiana Scholarship Program
25 $10,500 Scholarships Awarded
Funded through the generosity of Association Member William J. Doré

**IMPORTANT**
All recipients must plan to attend and enroll in a university/college in Louisiana.

The Horatio Alger Louisiana Scholarship Program provides financial assistance to students in the State of Louisiana who have exhibited integrity and perseverance in overcoming personal adversity and who aspire to pursue higher education.

Eligibility

To be eligible to apply for the Horatio Alger Louisiana Scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Be enrolled full time as a high school senior in Louisiana; be progressing normally toward graduation in spring/summer of 2015 with plans to enter a college in the United States no later than the fall following graduation
  • Exhibit a strong commitment to pursue and complete a bachelor’s degree at an accredited non-profit public or private institution in Louisiana. (students may start their studies at a two-year institution and then transfer to a four-year institution)
  • Demonstrate critical financial need ($55,000 or lower adjusted gross family income is required)
  • Be involved in co-curricular and community service activities
  • Display integrity and perseverance in overcoming adversity
  • Maintain a minimum grade point average (GPA) of 2.0
  • Be a resident of Louisiana; and
  • Be a United States citizen

Deadline is April 15, 2015

- See more at: https://www.horatioalger.org/scholarships/program_louisiana.cfm#sthash.tP0qg191.dpuf

• Gates Millennium Scholars

GMS provides outstanding, low income African American, American Indian/Alaska native, Asian Pacific Islander American, and Hispanic American students with an opportunity to complete an undergraduate college education in any discipline area of interest. Click here for more information.

• NDNA Nursing Scholarship

Click here for more information.

• TG's Milton G. Wright Scholarship

The Milton G. Wright Scholarship awards thousands of dollars each year to students through TG events and special promotions on TG’s Adventures In Education website. Students may enter for a chance to receive one of our monthly $500 scholarship awards. Click here for more information.

• TOPS Brochure

Louisiana Taylor Opportunities Program for Students (TOPS) is a comprehensive program of state scholarships and one of the most innovative and progressive student assistance programs in the nation. Click here for more information.

• US Post Office Locator Scholarship

USPostmail.org will be awarding its annual Post Office Locator Scholarship for students enrolling in the upcoming 2015 Fall Semester. Both incoming and current students who are US citizens are eligible and urged to apply.

Eligible applicants will be required to write a short, 500-1000 word essay which will be judged on how well-written, compelling, and persuasive they are. Applications are due April 15, 2015 and finalists will be notified of selection on May 30, 2015. This is an annual scholarship and the dates will remain the same year after year. More details of our scholarship, rules and application eligibility requirements can be found at www.uspostmail.org/scholarship

 

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