Announcements

  • 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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  • 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/

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

BP Community Scholarship Program awards $2000 scholarships to senior who plan to attend a two or four-year college in the fall of 2018. Due March 16, 2018
http://bpscholarships.com/

APRIL

Congressional Black Caucus Spouses Visual Arts Scholarship provides financial assistance to students who are pursuing a degree in the visual arts - architecture, ceramics, drawing, fashion, graphic design, illustration, interior design, painting, photography, sketching, video production, etc. Selected applicants will be qualified African-American or black students. Award is $3000. Due April 20, 2018
https://www.cbcfinc.org/scholarships/

Congressional Black Caucus Spouses Heineken USA Performing Arts Scholarship provides financial assistance to students who are pursuing a degree in the performing arts - theater, drama, comedy, music, dance, opera, marching bands, etc. Selected applicants will be qualified African-American or black students. Award is $3000. Due April 20, 2018
https://www.cbcfinc.org/scholarships/

Student-View Scholarship Program is offering $11,000 worth of scholarships to high school seniors who plan to attend a four-year college, community/junior college or career school. A 15-20 minute application / survey must be completed. Scholarship is awarded via a random drawing. Due April 22, 2018
http://www.student-view.com/

Shawn Carter (Jay-Z) Scholarship Fund was founded on the belief that any motivated individual in need should have the opportunity to further his or her education. Applicants must pursue studies at a vocational or trade school and be between the ages of 18-25. Due April 30, 2018
https://www.shawncartersf.com/scholarship-fund/

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/

 Fountainhead Essay Contest awards a $10,000 first prize, 5 second prizes of $2,000, 10 third prizes of $1,000, 45 finalists of $100, and 175 semi-finalists of $50. Students must write a 800-1,600 word essay. Due May 15, 2018
https://www.aynrand.org/students/essay-contests

Atlas Shrugged Essay Contest awards a $10,000 first prize, 5 second prizes of $2,000, 10 third prizes of $1,000, 45 finalists of $100, and 175 semi-finalists of $50. Students must write a 800-1,600 word essay. Due May 15, 2018
https://www.aynrand.org/students/essay-contests

 Congressional Black Caucus Spouses Education Scholarship awards scholarships to academically talented and highly motivated students of all majors who intend to pursue full-time undergraduate, graduate, or doctoral degrees. Selected applicants will be qualified African-American or black students. Award ranges from $500-$8.700. Due May 18, 2018
https://www.cbcfinc.org/scholarships/

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?