Guidance

Siobhan FitzGerald                                            Shelly DeMeo                   
Guidance Counselor A-K                                   Guidance Counselor L-Z
siofit1@gpsk12.org                                           shedem1@gpsk12.org
413.772.1350 x1133                                        413.772.1350 x1132
 

SAT'S

Students who are planning to take the SATs are encouraged to register online at www.collegeboard.org. The site lists the SAT registration and test dates. Students on free and reduced lunch may be eligible for test fee waivers. Please check in with Guidance.

 

Scholarships

When applying for scholarships please be sure to keep track of the deadlines. Contact your guidance counselor or the guidance office for materials that need to be sent to the scholarship committee. As some scholarships posted on the website are not local scholarships we may not know what is needed for supporting materials. Please contact us at least 1 week prior to the due date.

 

Online Scholarship List: 

Massachusetts JCI Senate Scholarship: Deadline January 22, 2021: https://majcisenate.weebly.com/

Berkshire Bank Next Gen Scholarship Program 2021: Deadline January 31, 2021: Applicants must meet the following criteria:· US Citizen whose primary residence or educational institution is located in one of the states/counties listed.   · Minimum GPA of 3.0 · History of community service/volunteerism · Total family annual income under $100,000 or total individual income under $50,000 · Pursuing an undergraduate degree from an accredited non-profit two or four year college or technical school. Scholarship funds will be paid directly to the financial institution for the individual’s first semester of the fall enrollment year. It is the individual’s responsibility to submit to the Foundation at that time an invoice for first semester tuition and fees, student ID number and college information. Failure to do so will result in a forfeiture of the award. http://www.berkshirebank.com/scholarships

Big Y Scholarship: Deadline February 1:  http://www.bigy.com/community/scholarships

Henry David Thoreau Scholarship: Deadline February 1, 2021: https://www.thoreauscholar.org/

American Legion Post 81 Greenfield: Deadline April 15: General Criteria Used in Selection: The student will be considered based upon demonstrated scholarship, civic participation, and leadership. Scholarship Cover Letter /  Application

The Stephen Phillips Memorial Scholarship Fund: Deadline Early April April 2, Regular May 3:  renewable, four-year scholarships to students with financial need who display academic achievement, a commitment to serving others (in school, the community or at home), a consistent history of part-time work, grit and passion for overcoming obstacles and/or achieving future goals, and leadership qualities. Scholarship Application

DAV Chapter 11, Ted Hamel Memorial Scholarship: Deadline May 1: Eligibility - You must be a current DAV member or related to a current DAV member, such as son, daughter, grandchild, great grandchild, nephew or niece. You must also be a high school senior or DAV member accepted to a college, trade, vocational or technical school. You will need to have your sponsor’s name, signature and DAV membership number. Applicants from previous years may apply each year as they proceed through college, trade, vocational or technical school. 2021 Scholarship Application

B. Davis Scholarship: Deadline May 22, 2021: http://www.studentawardsearch.com/scholarships.htm