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The following scholarships are currently available for consideration by Rye Neck High School students.  See below for more information about each of them or see the Scholarship Bulletin Board outside the Counseling Services Department offices.  Please see Mrs. Kane in the Counseling Services Department for applications or if you have any questions.

You can also contact Ms. Kane at 777-4879 or

Number Name of Scholarship   Eligibility Requirements   Amount   Deadline
 1 Wendy's High School Heisman Scholarship   Seniors planning to attend college in the Fall with a GPA of a least 3.0.  Must be a member of a Rye Neck sports team.  Candidates must also show leadership and involvement in their community.  Apply at: /
  $10,000 (National Winners) $5,000 (National Finalists) $1,000 (State)   October 2, 2017 (6 p.m.)
2 P.E.O. STAR Scholarship   Female seniors planning to attend college in the fall who exhibit excellence in leadership, academics, extracurricular activities and community service.  Applicants must have a GPA of 3.0 or better.   $2,500   Must be in Guidance by October 5, 2017
3 Horatio Alger Scholarships   Seniors planning to attend college in the Fall who can show critical financial need.  Must have involvement in co-curricular and community activities and have a GPA of 2.0 or better.  Apply at:

  Up to $10,000 (NYS awards) $25,000 (106 National awards)    Must be returned to Mrs. Kane by October 20, 2017