Announcements

  • Modell's Discount Coupon

    BHS PTA Fundraiser!

    15% Off Modell’s in NYC. Enjoy your discounts from 11/3/17 to 12/28/17
    Please copy and give to family and friends.
    Use your coupon for holiday shopping and support your school.

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  • Boys Cross Country

    Congratulations to the Boys Cross Country track team for winning the Borough Championships!!!

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  • Order 2018 Yearbook Online!

    This school year, Bayside's Yearbook will be available for online purchase. 

    Below is a direct link to order the yearbook, which will be distributed in June to graduating students that place their order by the deadline. Jostens is offering a discounted price of $75.00 through January 12th. The price goes up to $85.00 until the ordering deadline.
    Orders MUST be placed by March 12th, 2018. No purchasing will be accepted in school. Paper order forms are also available, which must be sent directly to Jostens.

    Order Bayside High School Yearbook


     
     
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  • Soundings

    Please submit your poems, short stories, song lyrics, artwork and photography to Baysidesoundings@gmail.com, so that you can be in our 2017-2018 edition of Bayside High School’s Literature and Art Magazine and part of the Soundings Poetry Read Aloud March 2.

    Deadline for submissions is December 15, 2017.

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  • Student email

    Students: You can access your  email by going to gmail.com.

    User Name: FirstInitial + LastName + Last4DigitsOfOSIS# + @baysidehighschool.org
    (e.g. jsmith1234@baysidehighschool.org)

    Password: OSIS #

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  • St. John's University College Advantage Program

    Go to Create a St. John's College Advantage Account and follow the instructions to sign up.

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Scholarships & Financial Aid

Individual Scholarships

TheDreamUS Scholarship provides college scholarships to DREAMers who would like to get a college education but cannot afford it. Deadlines vary.
http://www.thedream.us/scholarships/

OCTOBER

Hispanic Heritage Foundation Youth Awards honor Latino high school seniors who excel in the classroom and community and for their focus in various categories including: Business & Entrepreneurship, Community Service, Education, Healthcare & Science, Media & Entertainment, Science, Technology, and Engineering & Math (STEM). Due October 2, 2017
http://hispanicheritage.org/programs/leadership/youth-awards/

Ronald McDonald House Charities Scholarship Program offers scholarships to students in financial need who have demonstrated academic achievement, leadership, and community involvement. Due October 1, 2017
http://www.rmhcnytristate.org/what-we-do/scholarships/

 Wendy's High School Heisman is looking for students who excel in academics, athletics, and community involvement. Due October 2, 2017
https://www.wendyshighschoolheisman.com/

NOVEMBER

Robertson Scholars Program awards recipients a comprehensive four year scholarship to either Duke University or the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. Students will also be rewarded with 3 fully funded summer experiences. Due November 15, 2017
https://robertsonscholars.org/about-us/mission/

Thomas Wolfe Scholarship at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill offers full four year financial support for student writers who apply early action. Due November 15, 2017
http://englishcomplit.unc.edu/creative/scholarship/tws

Bennington Young Writers Awards is open to students in the 10th, 11th, and 12th grades. Students may enter in one of the following categories: poetry, fiction, or nonfiction. First prize winners receive $500. Due November 1, 2017
https://admissions.bennington.edu/register/youngwriters

Prudential Spirit of Community Awards offers $1000 and a trip to Washington D.C. for students who volunteer and make a difference in their community. Due November 7, 2017
https://spirit.prudential.com/apply/2018

Comcast Leaders and Achievers Scholarship is a nomination-based award. Students must be nominated by their principal or guidance counselor. This scholarship recognizes high school seniors for their commitment to community service, academics, and demonstrated leadership. Award is $1,000. Due November 30, 2017
http://usascholarships.com/comcast-leaders-and-achievers-scholarship-program/

DECEMBER

CUNY Macaulay Honors Program offers a full four-year, full tuition scholarship to one of the CUNY colleges. Applications are due December 1, 2018
https://macaulay.cuny.edu/

Boston University Trustee Scholarship Competition offers students who show outstanding academic and leadership abilities an opportunity to receive a four-year, full-tuition scholarship. Due December 1, 2017
http://www.bu.edu/admissions/apply/tuition-aid-scholarships/scholarships/trustee/

Footlocker Scholar Athletes honors student-athletes who demonstrate exceptional academic ability and strong leadership skills in sports, their schools, and within their communities. Award is $20,000. Due December 15, 2017
https://footlockerscholarathletes.com/

Gen and Kelly Tanabe Scholarship is offered twice per year to students planning to start school within the next 12 months. Award is $1,000. Due December 31, 2017
http://www.genkellyscholarship.com/

JANUARY

The Wesleyan University Hamilton Prize for Creativity offers a four-year, full-tuition scholarship to a student whose work of fiction, poetry, non-fiction, or other creative written expression (lyrics, plays, scripts, etc.) best reflects the originality, artistry, and dynamism embodied in Broadway's play, Hamilton. Due January 1, 2018
http://www.wesleyan.edu/admission/apply/hamiltonprize.html

Profiles in Courage Essay Contest is open to High School students in grades 9-12. Students must describe and analyze an act of political courage by a U.S. elected official who served during or after 1917. First place winner will receive $10,000, second place receives $1,000, 5 finalists receive $500. Due January 4, 2018
https://www.jfklibrary.org/Education/Profile-in-Courage-Essay-Contest.aspx

GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program is open to high school seniors who demonstrate exceptional leadership, drive, integrity, and citizenship. This program provides college-bound students with $10,000 renewable scholarships - up to $40,000. Due January 4, 2018
https://www.reaganfoundation.org/education/scholarship-programs/ge-reagan-foundation-scholarship-program/

Ron Brown Scholar Program offers scholarships in the amount of $40,000  to African American college bound high school seniors. Due January 9, 2018
https://www.ronbrown.org/

APIASF General Scholarship (The Asian and Pacific Islander American Scholarship Fund) offers applicants scholarships ranging from $2,500 to $20,000. Due January 17, 2017
http://www.apiasf.org/scholarship_apiasf.html

UFT / Albert Shanker College Scholarship Fund is open to  graduating NYC public school students. Students may be eligible for a $5,000 award (spread over 4 years). Due January 15, 2017
http://www.uft.org/parents/scholarship-fund

Princeton Prize in Race Relations recognizes and rewards students who have had a significant positive effect on race relations in their schools or communities through their volunteer efforts. Award is $1,000. Due January 31, 2018
https://pprize.princeton.edu/

FEBRUARY

Scholarship Plus offers students a college scholarship of up to $8,000 a year plus individualized support. Each scholarship is renewable for up to four years of study. Includes paid internships, academic counseling, summer job support, career advice, mentoring, and personal guidance. Due February 1, 2018
https://www.scholarshipplus.org/splus/program/apply/

Jackie Robinson's Foundation Scholarship Program provides scholarships of up to $28,000 to minority high school students showing leadership potential and demonstrating financial need. Due February 1, 2018
https://www.jackierobinson.org/apply/

WACE Scholarship provides a co-op scholarship to high school senior who apply to at least one of the nine WACE partner institutions (Clarkson University, Drexel University, Merrimack College, Rochester Institute of Technology, SUNY Oswego, University of Toledo, University of Toledo, University of Cincinnati, University of Massachusetts Lowell, and Wentworth Institute of Technology. Due February 15, 2017
http://www.waceinc.org/scholarship/

LULAC National Scholarship Fund rewards students of Hispanic descent who are planning to enroll in accredited colleges or universities with $2,000. Application opens February 2018
https://www.lnesc.org/lnsf

Vegetarian Resource Group Scholarship rewards scholarship money to graduating high school students who have promoted vegetarianism in their schools and communities. First prize winner will receive $10,000 and two runner-ups will receive $5,000. Due February 20, 2018
http://www.vrg.org/student/scholar.htm

MARCH

Gallery Collection Scholarship rewards $10,000 to the student who wins this contest. Students submit original photo, artwork or computer graphics for the front of a greeting card. Due March 1, 2018
https://www.gallerycollection.com/greeting-cards-scholarship.htm

 Blacks at Microsoft Scholarships awards a $5,000 scholarship (renewable for up to four years) to 2 high school seniors of African descent who plan to attend a four-year college or university in the fall of the year following graduation. You must major in technology to be considered. Due March 1, 2018
https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/diversity/programs/blacks-scholarships.aspx

MAY

Milton Fisher Scholarship for Innovation and Creativity provides a 4-year scholarship of up to $20,000 to students who demonstrate they are unusually innovative and creative problem-solvers. Due May 1, 2018
http://www.rbffoundation.org/

 

Want Help With Scholarships?

This is a free service being offered through NextGenVest to Bayside students:

How can I get help over text message?

  • Step 1: Go to NextGenVest.com and enter your Phone Number 
  • Step 2: Enter your FREE CODE: NGVBAYSIDE
  • Step 3: You will get an automated text, reply with 2017
  • Step 4: Ask your Money Mentor any questions you have about the FAFSA and Scholarships - even on nights and weekends! 

What should you ask your money mentor? 

  • Can you help me complete my FAFSA? 
  • Can you help me reset my FSA ID? 
  • Can you help me brainstorm a list of colleges that might fit me? 
  • Can you explain the financial aid application process? 
  • Can you find scholarships on Fastweb, Unigo, and Chegg that match me?