Georgia Scholarships

James Cothran KD3NI Scholarship

This scholarship is sponsored by The American Radio Relay League (ARRL), a noncommercial organisation of radio amateurs which operates within five pillars: Public Service, Advocacy, Education, Technology, and Membership.

Rose Acre Farms Scholarship

This scholarship is available to students studying select areas of agriculture, animal/food or poultry science, nutrition, agricultural business/food service or livestock management, breeding, genetics, pathology, food packaging or food technology.

Mahindra USA Women in Ag Scholarship

This scholarship is provided by the National Future Farmers of American Organization for females wishing to pursue an academic career in agriculture. In a field where there are statistically less women than men, the FFA organization wishes to help women to succeed in this field.

Georgia Chapter ASSE Scholarship

This scholarship is offered by the American Society of Safety Engineers and is geared towards students who are residents of Georgia and wishing to pursue a career in Occupational Safety and Health.

MetLife Foundation Scholarship

Funded by the Norfolk Southern Foundation through the National FFA Foundation, this scholarship provides financial assistance to students who aim to pursue a four-year degree.

Norfolk Southern Foundation Scholarship

Funded by the Norfolk Southern Foundation through the National FFA Foundation, this scholarship provides financial assistance to students who aim to pursue a four-year degree in agricultural and forestry production, communication and education, management and finance, marketing, merchandising, sales, agricultural science or engineering.

Monty’s Plant Food Company Scholarship

This scholarship was sponsored by Monty’s Plant Food Company through the National FFA Foundation to provide financial assistance to students who wish to attend college and pursue a degree in agronomy, crop science, sustainable agriculture, soil conservation or soil science.

NACE Eastern Area Scholarship

This scholarship is sponsored by National Association of Corrosion Engineers (NACE), an international foundation which committed to resolving the corrosion epidemic by investing in scholarships, training, and workforce development.

Hertz Fellowship

This scholarship is provided by the Hertz Foundation for recipients that want to understand and solve human concern through knowledge of physical and engineering sciences.

Hispanic Heritage Youth Awards

This scholarship is given by the Hispanic Heritage Foundation and it's sponsors. The Youth awards program is meant to help the leaders of today so that they can make an impact on America's future.

Remember Your End Goal:

The career you’re seeking can determine what scholarships you may qualify for and the likelihood of securing a job after graduating. To help you understand what opportunities are out there we have done the research to find exactly what field is hiring, and how much they are willing to pay in order to fill that position.

 

Unique To Georgia

Top Three Positions Based Off Of Hiring

Job Title: General and operations managers Industrial truck and tractor operators Bill and account collectors
Salary: $78919 $25656 $26175
# of Open Positions: 65700 24070 16610
Competition*: 1.6 1.7 1.5

 


Top Six Positions Based Off Of Salary

Job Title: Obstetricians and gynecologists Internists, general Chief executives
Salary: $190770 $159260 $140487
# of Open Positions: 1450 1690 14930
Competition*: 5.2 2.3 1.9
Job Title: Air traffic controllers Law teachers, postsecondary Nuclear engineers
Salary: $129390 $109040 $94030
# of Open Positions: 670 240 240
Competition*: 3.3 1.9 8

*Competition: = This row tells us which jobs are more common in Arizona, relative to the state population, compared to their popularity in every other US states. A Local Popularity Index of 1.0 matches the average across all US states; higher and lower percentages indicate the job is proportionally more or less popular here.

Georgia Nationwide Stats

Top Three Positions Based Off Of Hiring

Job Title: Retail salespersons Cashiers Laborers and freight, stock, and material movers, hand
Salary: $21084 $15361 $21070
# of Open Positions: 110850 84700 69550
Competition*: 1 1 1.2

 

Top Six Positions Based Off Of Salary

Job Title: Chief executives Lawyers Computer and information systems managers
Salary: $140487 $88030 $83702
# of Open Positions: 14930 10980 9410
Competition*: 1.9 0.8 1.4
Job Title: Sales managers General and operations managers Financial managers
Salary: $82000 $78919 $78436
# of Open Positions: 16520 65700 15880
Competition*: 2 1.6 1.3

*Competition: = Unlike the Unique To Georgia table above, which shows where jobs in Georgia are unusually common compared to other states, the Georgia Nationwide Stats table lists jobs which are the most common in raw numbers in the state.