NOPE of Hillsborough – 2017 Scholarship Application


WHAT:  NOPE of Hillsborough Scholarships (Three - $1,000; $1,000; $1,000).  These scholarship funds are to be used for college/extended/higher learning expenses.

WHO MAY APPLY:  Any Hillsborough High School Junior or Senior who has experienced a NOPE Presentation during the current school year of 2016-2017.

STUDENT REQUIREMENTS:  In addition to experiencing a NOPE Student Presentation during the current school year, the student must have been accepted into a college, university, or a technical/trade institute or be waiting for entrance into one of the aforementioned institutions.  All award monies will be held for the winner through September 2017.

APPLICATION MUST INCLUDE:  Completed application form (pages 1-2 uploaded), GPA verification via Student Permanent Record Summary, Completed project (Project A or Project B submitted electronically to, and two reference letters (scanned and emailed to gmail account)

APPLICATION DEADLINE:  Midnight of April 28, 2017



Instructions to complete the NOPE of Hillsborough Scholarship Application:

1) Fill in Pages 1 & 2 of the online application.  Click submit.  If you prefer to print the application pages 1 & 2 off and fill them in by hand you will need to scan the two pages and email them to with your first and last name in the subject line / 2017 Scholarship

Provide us with the GPA verification via your Student Permanent Record Summary


2) Secure two Reference Letters:  one from your school – Administrator, Guidance Counselor, or Teacher; one from your personal life – a coach, pastor, relative, boss (if applicable), or friend.  These two letters can be hand written or typed.  They must include the full name of the person writing the letter, their relationship to you, their email and phone number.  The two letters need to be scanned and sent to with your first and last name in the subject line / 2017 Scholarship.


3) Choose a Project that you wish to complete from the two offered below.  Once the project is complete you will need to submit it electronically to If the file is too large, we will provide you with a DropBox account link.


There are two projects.  Read through each one carefully and choose the one that best matches your capabilities, your resources, and your interest level.