Miscellaneous Scholarships

Abbott and Fenner Scholarship

      Abbott and Fenner Business Consultants are offering a $1,000 scholarship. The A&F Scholarships are available to all high school juniors and seniors as well as all students currently registered in any accredited post secondary institution.

      AES Engineers Scholarship

      Students submit an essay of the two topics that appear the scholarship webpage.

      AFT Scholarships

      This program offers four 4-year, $8,000 post-secondary scholarships to students who are dependents of AFT members.

      America's Farmers Grow Ag Leaders

      Several $1500 scholarships available to students who plan to pursue a major in the agriculture field.

      American Legion National Scholarships

      American Legion Scholarships that are sponsored at the National Level.

      Berkshire Bank Scholarship

      The Berkshire Bank Foundation Scholarship Awards Program provides thirty-five (35) $1,500 scholarships to seniors attending a high school in a city or town served by Berkshire Bank. The scholarships are awarded to students through a competitive application process based on academic standing, financial need and record of community service. The Berkshire Bank Branch in Rome makes Camden High School Seniors eligible.              

      Big Sun Athletics

      Must be an athlete and will be attending college. Award is $500

      Burger King Scholarships

      Open to eligible seniors going to college.

      Civil Service Employees Association (CSEA)

      Several scholarships available for children of CSEA members.

      Coca-Cola Scholarship

      If you are a truly motivated, dedicated, involved high school senior, the Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation is awarding $3 million a year in scholarships to 250 deserving students across the country.

      Cornell Cooperative Extension of Oneida County Scholarship

      One $500 or two $250 awards will be made to graduating seniors who have been accepted to college level programs. To be eligible, students must have been actively involved in Oneida County 4-H for at least three consecutive years and be accepted to college.

      Create a Greeting Card Scholarship Contest

      Students must submit a unique photo, piece of artwork, or computer graphic for the front of a greeting card. The student with the best design will win a $10,000 scholarship and have their design made into an actual card to be sold.

      Elks National Foundation Most Valuable Student Scholarship

      500 hundred awards available.

      Empire State Potato Growers Scholarship

      Applicant must be a NYS resident and is planning to pursue an agricultural-related degree at a college in New York State.

      FASNY Scholarship

      The Firemen's Association of the State of New York (FASNY) Scholarship is now available. The applicant must be actively participating as a volunteer firefighter or junior 
      - this includes BSA Explorer posts, Venturing Crews and RAMS.

      Freedom Alliance Scholarship Fund

      The Fredoom Alliance Scholarship Fund honors the sons and daughters of miltary veterans who have been permantly disabled while in action or were killed in action.        

      Gates Millenium Scholars


      Horatio Alger Association Scholarship

      Scholarship criteria include high school graduation, commitment to pursue and complete bachelor's degree and have exhibited integrity and perserverence in overcoming personal adversity.

      Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Scholarship

      40 applicants nationwide will be selected. Must have a 3.5 GPA, 1200+ SAT (critical reading/math), demonstrate financial need.
      MVCC Fire Hawk Scholarship is for volunteer fire fighters who attend MVCC. See the application for details.        

      MVCC Foundation Scholarships

      Seniors going to Mohawk Valley Community College can apply for a variety of scholarships. All applications require your counselor's letter of recommendation and a transcript.      

      National Co-Op Scholarship Program

      Awards $4.9 million to students who are admitted to one of the ten NCCE Partner Institutions. The institutions are: Clarkson University, SUNY Oswego, Rochester Institute of Technology, Drexel University, Johnson & Wales University, University of Cinncinnati, University of Toledo, University of Massachusetts Lowell and Wentworth Institute of Technology.

      National Multiple Sclerosis Society's Scholarship Program

      To be eligible, applicant must be diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis or have a parent diagnosed. Scholars are selected based on academic performance, leadership and participation in school and community, compelling personal or family circumstances and financial need. Scholarship amounts range from $1000-$3000.

      NFIB Young Entrepreneur Foundation Award

      Are you a young entrepreneur? Graduating high school seniors who operate their own small business are eligible to apply.

      NIAAA Scholar Essay 2017-2018 NIAAA Scholarship application for student athletes. Due Nov. 20 to the Counseling Office. One male and one female athlete will be selected to represent Camden High School at the local, state and national level.

      NYS Association of Agricultural Fairs and NYS Showpeople's Association

      Scholarship available to seniors who will be attending college in the fall. Students must have or be involved in their county fair through working with 4-H or through Cornell Cooperative Extension in Oneida County.

      New York State Water Environmental Association Scholarships

      The New York Water Environment Association will be offering a total of six (6) $2,500 scholarships and two (2) major scholarships ($10,000 and $5,000) in 2016. Must be enrolling in a environmentally related college program.

      Oneida Area Civic Chorale's Senior Scholarship

      The Oneida Civic Chorale's Senior Scholarship is now available. $500 is awarded to a local senior who has shown outstanding achievement in music, has participated in school and community performances, and plans to continue musical study as a major. A paper application is in the Counseling Office . The link will also access an online application.

      Rome Credit Union Scholarship 2018

      The Rome Credit Union Scholarship is now available. Deadline is January 5, 2018.
      Applicant must be a member of Rome Credit Union to be eligible. If you are not a member you can join at CHS by opening an account with just $1. Once you have completed the application you can hand it in at the CHS Credit Union Monday or Thursday during the lunch periods.

      SRC STEM Scholars Program

      Open to students with a 3.0 GPA, plan to major in a STEM field, reside in Central New York and will attend college in New York State. Scholarship amount is $10,000 over 4 years and a guaranteed internship with SRC.

      Students with Disabilities Scholarship Opportunities

      Scholarships for students with documented disabilities such as learning disabilities, autism, hearing, visual and speech impairment, physical impairment or ADD.

      Student-View Scholarship Program

      Log on to above site and complete a 15-20 minute application survey about colleges in your area. Scholarships are awarded by random drawing of all applications.

      Syracuse Sounds of Music, Inc. Sally Whittle Memorial Scholarship for Muscial Excellence

      Student must be pursuing a degree in instrumental musical performance and/or music education.

      Utica Dollars for Scholars

      Camden students are eligible for the Camden Mele Award is $3000 per year for up to four years of college.                      

      Varsity Tutor's Monthly $1000 Scholarship

      Varsity Tutors holds a monthly $1,000 college scholarship contest where students must write an essay in response to a monthly prompt. Entries are reviewed by Varsity Tutors at the end of the month and one winner is subsequently chosen to receive the $1,000 college scholarship.

      Walmart Foundation Scholarships


      Washington Crossing Foundation Scholarship

      Must be looking toward a career/major in government science. Awards range from $500-$5,000.