For graduating seniors of Newport High School or graduates of Newport High School who, within the past four years and directly from high school, have been continuously either: (1) attending an Oregon college, or (2) serving in the U.S. military, or (3) serving on a church mission. GPA: High school seniors, 3.00+; college students, 2.50+. FAFSA: Required - based on financial need. February 15 is the Early Bird Deadline. Error-free applications will be entered into a drawing for one of several $1,000 Early Bird scholarships. If a deadline falls on a weekend or holiday, that deadline will automatically be extended to 5:00 p.m. (PST) on the following business day.