Learning, Achieving, Succeeding!
May 29, 2024
Valley Stream Central High School District

Learning, Achieving, Succeeding!

May 29, 2024

Scholarships Information

The Scholarship Bulletin will be published here as information is available.

Scholarship Applications

Nassau County Council of School Superintendents Scholarship

Bridging the Dream Scholarship Program for High School Seniors

Know a high school senior planning to attend a two- or four-year college, or continuous education program in the fall? They may be eligible for a $10,000 Bridging the Dream Scholarship from The Sallie Mae Fund and the Thurgood Marshall College Fund. High school seniors who are US citizens or permanent residents and plan to enroll in an accredited post-secondary institution or continuous education program during the 2023-2024 academic year are eligible.  Applicants must demonstrate leadership skills and moral character, as well as submit a short video describing how the scholarship will assist them in achieving their goals.

Working in partnership with the Thurgood Marshall College Fund, we will award 75, $10,000 scholarships to high school seniors over three years, totaling $750,000 as part of The Sallie Mae Fund’s $3 million commitment to help students from all backgrounds pursue higher education. To date, more than 600 scholarships totaling $2 million have been awarded to help students access and complete their education.

For more information and to apply visit www.salliemae.com/landing/bridging-the-dream/