Scholarships, Contests, Events, Internships, Jobs, Special Programs

Thank you for taking the time to review our communication. Keep in mind that this is not a comprehensive list of all scholarship and other student opportunities available to you. You are encouraged to research other scholarship options through a variety of resources, including: scholarship search engines, colleges and universities, places of employment, and community organizations.


Be aware that the Northview High School Counseling Department does not sponsor any of the programs listed. We are glad to advertise the information to our students; however, we are not responsible for the actions of third parties.


When reviewing this information, please make note of deadlines. Transcript requests/counselor recommendations require at least 3 weeks processing time.



Student Opportunities


Hospitality Careers Academy - Hi, This is Shannon McCullough with the Hospitality Careers Academy here. We are gearing up for the 2021 Hospitality Careers Academy for High School students. Do you have a student that is interested in Business, Marketing, Culinary Arts, Hotel/Lodging Management or Event Planning? These are students that would be interested in the Hospitality Careers Academy! The Academy is a terrific summer opportunity for your students that are interested in a career in Hospitality, Tourism or Culinary Arts. During the week-long Academy, students will listen to guest speakers in the industry, participate in job shadowing and industry tours, take part in team-building and leadership activities, all while working towards the culminating project that integrates the skills and information they have gained throughout the week.  If you would like to learn more about this fantastic opportunity for your students, click here for the online application or please contact Shannon McCullough at or call at 706.357.4405.  Due date April 15, 2021, 5pm.

UGA Air Force ROTC Information SessionsIn these information sessions students will have an opportunity to hear from active-duty Air Force officers and current UGA AFROTC cadets about their experiences, requirements and benefits of the program, scholarships, and career opportunities.

We will host our Zoom sessions of the following dates:


GenCyber Warrior Academy at UNG - The Academy is a no-cost residential program for area high school students (current 9th 10th, and 11th) on the Dahlonega Campus, June 10-19, 2021. (Note: Depending on COVID protocols, the program will either be residential with students living on campus in residence halls; hybrid, with some residential and others on-line; or purely on-line.) For priority consideration, apply before March 1st.   To get more information and to apply, go to:

Jewish Educational Loans Fund (JELF)

JELF provides interst-free last-dollar loans for higher education to Jewish students. Applications are now open. Deadline to apply is April 30th.


Sara Allen Lepkofker Memorial Scholarship

Sara Allen Lepkofker graduated from Clinton Central School in 1979 and Bucknell University in 1983, receiving her B.S. in Biology. In 2002 Sara earned her Masters degree in Education from Georgia State University. She was a science teacher at Northview High School, until her retirement in 2016. Sara had a love of science and a passion for teaching. After her death, her family established a scholarship fund to carry on her legacy. The recipient of the fund will be a female student who embodies Sara’s enthusiasm, shares Sara’s love of science and who plans to pursue a career in the field of science. Northview High School female seniors planning to pursue a degree in education to teach science or a degree in the field of science can apply for this $1,000 scholarship, with a one-year option to renew. Click here for the application and further requirements.

Bryan Scholarship for Young Men Entering Georgia Tech

The Alpha Iota Delta chapter of the Chi Psi Fraternity is accepting applications for their Bryan Scholarship in memory of Oscar Virgil Bryan, JR.  Application should not be postmarked any later than April 30th.

Sigma Pi Quest for Excellence Scholarship, UGA Fall 2021

The Sigma Pi Fraternity is now accepting applications for The Quest for Excellence Scholarship for the 2021-2022 academic year! These are two $1,000 scholarships awarded to deserving incoming freshmen men attending UGA Fall Semester 2021. Scholarship recipients are not required to join Sigma Pi. However, a bid to join Sigma Pi will be extended to scholarship winners as they will have demonstrated the same qualities we are looking for in members of our Fraternity. For more information and to apply, go to

Nursing Guaranteed Acceptance Program (GAP)
Georgia Southwestern's School of Nursing is ranked #1 in the state. The GAP offers a select number of exceptional students the opportunity for a $1000 on-campus housing scholarship and guaranteed admission into the nursing program. The final priority deadline for GAP applications is May 1st. Encourage your future nurses to apply today.

The 2021 Amaze Yourself Scholarship for students majoring in a healthcare or science-related major for two-year or four-year programs. The deadline is May 7, 2021 at 11am CST.

Job Opportunities