Scholarships

Burke High School 
Scholarships are an award of financial aid for students to further their education. In addition to this listing, Students should do their own research to find scholarships that would be right for them.  Be sure to check the deadlines and make sure you send all pertinent information along with your scholarship application.

Scholarship Deadline  Amount       Criteria   
The Gates Scholarship      
Sept. 2017 - Phase 1 Closes;
Nov. 2017 - Phase 2 Opens;
Jan. 2018 - Phase 2 Closes
 Full Cost of Attendance
  • Highly selective, full scholarship for exceptional, pell-eligible, minority, high school seniors
  • Eligible students must be member of one or more of the following ethnic minorities: African American, American Indian/Alaska Native, Asian and Pacific Islander American and Hispanic American 
  • Apply at www.thegatesscholarship.org
The Horatio Alger Association of Distinguished Americans, Inc.  Aug. 1 - Oct. 25, 2017
 $6000 -$25,000 
 
  • High School graduation in Spring/Summer
  • Demonstrates critical financial need ($55,000 or lower adjusted gross family income)
  • United States Citizen
  • Apply online at scholars.horatioalger.org