For graduating seniors of Elmira High School. Activities: Show 10+ hours of community service during high school. 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.