The Hamilton Award

  • Website Address
  • http://hamiltonscholars.org/1/the-program/how-to-a...
  • Contact
  • Amelia Moore
  • Address
  • 200 1st Ave West
  • Suite 201
  • Seattle, WA 98119
  • Email Address
  • info@hamiltonscholars.org
  • Application Deadline
  • January 13, 2018
  • Number Of Awards
  • 35
  • Maximum Amount
  • $500
  • Scholarship Description
  • The Hamilton Award recognizes high school juniors for their academic, personal, and service achievements. Every year, we select 35 to 40 students nationally to enter our leadership program. Through the Hamilton Leaders Academy, we help our Scholars get into college, transition to university life, and then the workforce.

    Eligibility:
    -Is a junior in high school and plans to attend an accredited college/university
    -Has a strong record of community service
    -Shows a strong commitment to academic studies
    -Is a self-starter and has proven this through activities such as: organizing a fundraiser, starting a business, creating a club or organization or working to help support their family
    -Shows passion and commitment to their interests. This is often manifested in athletic, artistic or academic achievements
    -Has financial and/or personal need. Hamilton Scholars serves students from low-income households. When choosing our winners we take the applicant's financial, family and community situation into consideration
    -Is committed to enrolling in the Hamilton Leaders Academy

    For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.

See if you qualify for this award

Learn more about this scholarship and many more.
Find Scholarships Instantly!
  

High School Scholarships

Latest College & Financial Aid News

Spring 2017 College Scholarships

March 24, 2017

by Susan Dutca

What do spring college scholarships bring? Potentially thousands of dollars in free college money to help foot your college tuition bill! Whether you are relaxing over spring break or heavy into spring cleaning, don't forget to do your academic and financial aid housekeeping. Explore these spring-centric awards, as well as college scholarships with spring 2017 deadlines. Or if you prefer, conduct your own free college scholarship search here: [...]

FAFSA Change Complicates Financial Aid Process, College Scholarships for 2017 May Help

March 21, 2017

by Susan Dutca

Finding a way to pay for college is a whole mess in itself. Add to that the stress of filling out a FAFSA and now, the removal of a key I.R.S. tool that made the process somewhat less difficult, and you have millions of students in limbo, panicking about how they will pay for college. [...]

Is GoFundMe College Funding Going Too Far?

March 14, 2017

by Susan Dutca

Although many students admit they're embarrassed to ask for money, crowdfunding has proven to be successful for students with the help of friends, families, colleagues and even strangers. [...]

Follow Us:

facebook twitter rss feed