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.

 

Scholarship Newsletter

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Scholarships

Online Scholarships

Jim Glaser Law Scholarship: Deadline December 31 extended to March 31: Student accepted or currently attending a 2 or 4 year college or university in Massachusetts, Rhode Island or New Hampshire. GPA of at least a 3.0. https://jimglaserlaw.com/jim-glaser-law-scholarship/

Massachusetts JCI Senate Scholarship: Deadline January 24: Massachusetts JCI Senate will award (2) $1000.00 scholarships to graduating studentsn Massachusett. The state winners will be forwarded to the National JCI Senate and will be eligible for additional $1000.00 scholarships. Also awarded a $500.00 scholarship based on need and special circumstances. http:\\majcisenate.weebly.com\

Berkshire Bank Scholarship: Deadline January 31: US Citizen whose primary residence or educational institution is located in one of the states/counties listed above. * 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. https://www.berkshirebank.com/About/Community/Community-Support/Scholarships

Henry David Thoreau Scholar: Deadline February 1: The Henry David Thoreau Scholarship offers up to $20,000 to students who will be entering the field of environmental studies.  www.thoreauscholar.org

Big Y Scholarship: Deadline February 1: Online Application www.bigy.com. Over 300 scholarships are available. 

MRAEF 2020 Scholarship: This scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors and current college students pursuing a degree in culinary, hospitality or a field related to the hospitality industry. MRAEF Scholarship Application

Community Foundation of Western Massachusetts: Deadline March 31: scholar@communityfoundation.org

Journalism Education Foundation of New England: Deadline March 27: Scholarship Application

Scholarships Available in Guidance

Order Sons of Italy Scholarship: Deadline February 1 Graduating high school senior. Do not have to be a member. Awarded on (a) Scholastic Ability (b) Character (c) Activities.

Fred W. Wells Scholarship: Deadline March 20: Resident of Franklin County. 

Pioneer Valley Kennel Club, Inc.: Deadline March 27: Plan to major in veterinary science or another animalrelated scientific field of study such as vet technician, wildlife management or zoology.

Three County Fair Scholarship: Deadline April 3: Priority given to seniors pursuing a career in agriculture, agricultural experience, including exhibiting or volunteering at the 3 County Fair, a record of volunteering in their community non-school sponsored activities and participation in extra-curricular school activities.

GHS General Scholarship: Deadline  April 10: GHS student. 

American Legion Scholarship: Deadline April 15: General Criteria: The applicant will be considered on the basis of demonstrated scholarship, civic participation and leadership. Students must be a graduating senior from Greenfield High School, or an immediate family relative of a Post 81 member in good standing or a present post member. A student must have a minimum of a 2.5 GPA on a 4.0 scale. Priority will be given to family members of veterans.

Greenfield Lodge of Elks Scholarship: Deadline April 15: Any student, including children of members of the Greenfield Lodge of Elks #1296

Knights of Columbus: Deadline April 18: The Annual Stanley Kawecki Scholarship ($1000.00) is to award a deserving graduating senior of Catholic Faith who intends to pursue additional education beyond High School in the memory of our past Grand Knight- Stanley Kawecki.

Frank S. Roche II Scholarship: Deadline April 30: Senior accepted to college and planning to study criminal justice.