Local Scholarships


***Local scholarship applications are available***

Paper applications may be picked up in the guidance department 


printed off from the attachments below.


This document is continually updated to ensure students and parents are provided with the most current information.

Check back often!


Colony Bank


Dr. H. Gordon Davis & Francis S. Davis Foundation


Elaine Blackwell


Henry G. Davis & Lillie W. Davis


J.W. Holley High Class of 1970


National Wild Turkey Federation (Worth County Longbeards)


Patricia Anderson Nelson


Phoebe Worth:  Ms. Irene Hall, LPN Memorial


Phoebe Worth: Volunteer Services


Southwest Georgia Bank


The Foundation -SRTC


WCMS Jr. Beta Club


Woodmen Life


Worth Retired Educators


Wyatt Roberts Foundation


National & State Scholarships

Any information WCHS Guidance receives for national & state scholarships will be posted here. Most national applications are done online, so the website links for more information and applications are provided.


ACT Student Champion Award

Award Amount:  $500

Deadline:  December 31, 2017 

Apply Here


Albany Elks Scholarship 

"Most Valuable Student" Contest"

Award Amount:  Varies 

Deadline:  November 27, 2017

Apply Here


B. Davis Scholarship

Award Amount:  $1000

Deadline:  May 22, 2018

Apply Here


Best Pressure Cooker Reviews Student Scholarship

Award Amount:  $2000

Deadline:  December 25, 2017

Apply Here


Discover Student Loans Sweepstakes

Award Amount:  $2500

Deadline:  December 31, 2017

"Winners will be randomly drawn on 

3 different dates: 6/8/17, 9/6/17 & 1/8/18"

Apply Here


Foundation for Individual Rights in Education (FIRE)

Essay Contest

Award Amount:  Up to $10,000

Deadline:  December 31, 2017

Apply Here


FSU: Service Scholar Program

Graduating Seniors with outstanding record of community service

Award Amount:  $3000 (renewable yearly up to 4 years)

Deadline:  January 18, 2018

Apply Here


Georgia Compensatory Educational Leaders (GCEL), Inc.

Award Amount:  $2000

Deadline:  November 15, 2017

Apply Here


Georgia Farm Bureau Foundation for Agriculture

Award Amount:  Varies $1000-$3000

Deadline:  March 2, 2018

Apply Here


Georgia Pecan Growers Association

Open to both high school seniors & currently enrolled college students

Award Amount:  $500

Deadline:  January 20, 2018

Apply Here


Mediacom World Class Scholars

Must live in a Mediacom serviced area BUT do not have to be a customer

Award Amount:  $1000

Deadline:  February 16, 2018

Apply Here


The Horatio Alger Association

Award Amount: Varies between $6000 - $25000

Deadline:  October 25, 2017

Apply Here


SunTrust Scholarship Sweepstakes

30 winners are chosen at random

Students can enter once every two weeks

Award Amount:  $500

Deadline:  May 11, 2018

Apply Here