Manchester

There are many scholarships for Manchester students. If you are searching for scholarships for a particular high school located in Manchester, please select the appropriate school from the list below. The scholarship database contains scholarships for Manchester students in the following categories:

Manchester High School Scholarships
Manchester College Scholarships
Manchester University Scholarships

Scholarships

Big Future Scholarship

Deadline: Dec 31, 2022
$40,000
The Scholarship Program is open to seniors in high school who meet the eligibility requirements. If you are an eligible student, by completing a college planning step using your College Board account, you will automatically earn a chance to win a $500 scholarship and an additional chance to win a $40,000 scholarship.There are no essay, minimum GPA, test score, or...

"No Essay" Nitro Scholarship

Deadline: Dec 31, 2022
$2,000
To be eligible for the "No Essay" Nitro Scholarship you must be:A) A student who is currently enrolled as a high school senior or in an accredited college or university located within the United States;B) A parent who currently has a child enrolled in an accredited college or university located within the United States;C) A parent who currently has a...

"No Essay" Smart Owl Scholarship

Deadline: Dec 29, 2022
$1,000
ScholarshipOwl is your source of relief from the dreaded application process. We put students on the fast-track to success by providing direct access to the scholarships they need the most. Take the hassle out of financial aid and maximize your chance at a free ride in college. No matter how much funding you need for school, we have the opportunities...

CollegeXpress Scholarship

Deadline: Dec 31, 2022
$10,000
Since 1995, our mission has been to help connect students with the right schools for them. Carnegie Dartlet, the organization that houses CollegeXpress, is an educational publisher and higher education marketing agency. Every year, thousands of students across the United States and around the world discover their colleges using our websites, magazines, and services.  This scholarship has an intake period...

SP Scholarship

Deadline: Dec 31, 2022
$2,500
The SP College Scholarship program was created to help students win scholarships without the hassle of filling out paper applications and writing dozens of essays.To be eligible for the Scholarship you must be:A) At least 13 years old and enrolled or will enroll in a college or university in the US.B) A legal resident of the U.S. or Puerto Rico.Thus...

Niche $50,000 Scholarship

Deadline: Dec 14, 2022
$50,000
Covering the cost of college expenses for four years without writing a single essay? Sounds too good to be true.It isn't with Niche. We are giving one student $50,000 (our biggest scholarship yet) to help pay for tuition, living expenses, books, and other educational expenses.Who Can ApplyAll high school and college students, as well as anyone looking to attend college...

For School Specific Scholarships, select one of the schools below:
Henry J McLaughlin Middle School
Hillside Middle School
Making Community Connections Charter School
Manchester Central High School
Manchester Memorial High School
Manchester West High School
Middle School At Parkside
Southside Middle School

The largest city within the U.S. State of New Hampshire is the city of Manchester. It is the largest city located within northern New England. This particular area comprises the states of Vermont, Maine and New Hampshire. It is the 10th largest city within New England and is located in the County of Hillsborough along the banks of Merrimack River. This particular river divides Manchester into the eastern and western parts. The city of Manchester is situated near the northern end of the Northeast megalopolis. Manchester had a population of about 109,560 during the U.S. Census of 2010. This number was the most amongst whatever city within New England north of Boston, including Massachusetts City.

The early colonists settled within Manchester in the 1670s. It was in this time that it was mainly a farming community. The name "Manchester" is derived from the city of Manchester, England. The area was abundant in numerous resources for paper, lumber and textiles because of the area's various brooks and rivers. Eventually, Manchester grew into an industrial township. During 1783, it was initially incorporated as part of East Hartford. During 1823, it was later incorporated as a separate town. In 1838, the biggest silk mill within the globe was established here.

The city was dependent upon the textile business during the beginning. Now, the city of Manchester has over 200 manufacturing businesses within Manchester specializing in lots of different fields. Many work are also offered by firms which produce items like leather products, electronic and electrical products, plastic items, automobile accessories and knitting and textile machines. The economy has flourished further with retail and wholesale trade and information processing.

The service, sales and finance companies within the city hire nearly 80% of the workforce in Manchester. The city of Manchester is regarded as the main insurance and financial center north of Boston, Massachusetts. Manchester is also considered to be the major distribution center for the states in the northeast area. There are a variety of famous computer and high-tech industries within the region as well.

Amongst the top businesses in the city consist of: Elliot Hospital, Catholic Medical Center, Citizens Bank, Verizon Communications, TD Banknorth, Bank of America, Southern New Hampshire University, Anthem Blue Cross & Blue Shield, Saint Ansel College and Public Service of New Hampshire.

There are many cultural landmarks in the city of Manchester like for instance: the Massabesic Audubon Center, the Franco-American Center, the Manchester Historic Association Millyard Museum, and the Amoskeag Fishways Learning and Visitors Center. Furthermore, the Valley Cemetery has been around since the year 1841 and is the resting place for numerous well-known citizens in Manchester and is an example of the garden-style burial ground. Other locations to see consist of: the SEE Science Center, the Lawrence L. Lee Scouting Museum and the Max I. Silber Library.