Deadline: April 15, 2017. Amount: variable. Applicants must be graduating seniors from Gilford, Franklin, Laconia, Merrimack Valley, Newfound Regional, or Winnisquam Regional high schools, who are intending to continue their education after graduation. Selection criteria includes but is not limited to academics, extra-curricular activities, work experience, and financial need. Applications may be picked up in the School Counseling office.