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Alejandro 'Alex' Abecia Reaching High
Sponsor: Coastal Bend Community Foundation
555 North Carancahua Street
Suite 900
Corpus Christi, TX 78401
Eligibility: Applicants must be an active member of the A or A/B Honor Roll, as well as Carroll marching band and/or varsity soccer team. Students must be enrolled in honors classes in high schools.

Amount: $100
Deadline: March 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.

Bradley James Constantine Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Bixby Educational Endowment Foundation
109 N. Armstrong
Bixby, OK 74008
Eligibility: Applicants must be a Bixby High School student for a minimum of grades 11 and 12 and rank in the top 25% of the senior class. Students must also be a U.S. citizen, plan to attend an accredited college or university and plan to enroll as a full-time college student. Applicants must supply a detailed description of high school activities and honors and community services, two letters of recommendation, an official transcript, a cover letter and an application form. Students must have participated in wrestling, soccer or math at Bixby.

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: March 23
How to apply: Applications are available online.

Brian Thiele Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Kalamazoo Community Foundation
402 East Michigan Avenue
Kalamazoo, MI 49007-3888
Eligibility: Applicants must have four years of participation on high school soccer team. Students must demonstrate his/her efforts to give back to the community by helping others.

Amount: $500
Deadline: March 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.

Heisman High School Scholarship
Sponsor: Acceptance Insurance Company
111 Broadway
Suite 103A
New York, NY 10006
Eligibility: Applicants must participate or have participated in grades 9, 10 or 11 in at least one of the sports recognized by the International Olympic Committee in the Summer and Winter Olympic Games, the Paralympic Games or the National Federation of State High School Association. Students must have a minimum 3.0 GPA, be a leader in school and their community and serve as a role model for underclassmen.

Amount: Up to $10,000
Deadline: October 19
How to apply: Applications are available online.

Jim Gwazdauskas Memorial Scholarship Fund
Sponsor: Community Foundation of the New River Valley
P.O. Box 6009
Christiansburg, VA 24068
Eligibility: Applicants must demonstrate a commitment to personal and intellectual growth through the pursuit of education a post-secondary trade or technical school, two- or four-year college or university. Students must maintain good academic standing, although it will not be a determining factor for selection. Applicants must submit a FAFSA demonstrating financial need and may have the opportunity to receive a second year of funding for maintaining good academic standing and achieving matriculation.

Amount: $500
Deadline: February 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.

Rhodes Scholar
Sponsor: Rhodes Scholarship Trust
Attn.: Elliot F. Gerson
8229 Boone Boulevard, Suite 240
Vienna, VA 22182
Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens between the ages of 18 and 24 and have a bachelor's degree at the time of the award. The awards provide for two to three years of study at the University of Oxford including educational costs and other expenses. Selection is extremely competitive and is based on literary and scholastic achievements, athletic achievement and character.

Amount: Full tuition plus stipend
Deadline: October 6
How to apply: Applications are available online.

Ruediger and Karin Kappe Scholarship
Sponsor: Michigan Gateway Community Foundation
111 Days Avenue
Buchanan, MI 49107
Eligibility: Applicants will be evaluated on financial need, leadership through school, community or personal activity, community volunteerism and participation in soccer program with clear demonstration of leadership, sportsmanship and unselfish team play.

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: March 15
How to apply: Applications are available online.

Travis R. Keplinger Memorial Fund
Sponsor: Blackford County Community Foundation
121 North High Street
Hartford City, IN 47348
Eligibility: Applicants must have participated in music, art or soccer during their public school education.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: March
How to apply: Applications are available online.

William J. Goaziou Scholarship
Sponsor: US Youth Soccer
9220 World Cup Way
Frisco, TX 75033
Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors who have participated in a U.S. Youth Soccer program during the past two years. Students must have at least a 3.0 GPA. Selection is based on community service and the desire to give back to the game of soccer.

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: April
How to apply: Applications are available online and must also include an official transcript and two letters of recommendation.