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ADT Home Defender Scholarship
The ADT Home Defender Scholarship is a one-time $500 award. An applicant must be a U.S. Citizen or a permanent legal resident of the U.S. and be enrolled full-time at an accredited college or university. The applicant must write a 500-700-word essay. The essay topic can be found by visiting http://www.choosehomesecurity.com/scholarships. The application deadline is December 31, 2016.
Air Tools Guide wants to reward students for thinking out of the box and coming up with unique and useful DIY Projects which can be done at bare minimum cost. They want to hear about your DIY projects by writing an article describing a small DIY project you undertook in about 500-2,000 words and submit to us via a word .docx/.doc file. To apply, please visit http://airtoolsguide.com/scholarship/. The deadline is June 30, 2017.
Alfred G. and Elma M. Milotte Scholarship Trust Fund
Bank of America is Trustee for the Alfred G. and Elma M. Milotte Scholarship Trust Fund. It has been established for the purpose of awarding tuition scholarship awards to students who are interested in pursuing a course of study in natural history and the arts with particular interest in portraying the wilderness area in a manner to benefit the citizens of our country currently and in the future. The applicant should portray thorough photography, evidence in their interest in natural history, environmental studies, or animal behavior. Other forms of artistic expression, such as drawings or written work, which illustrates this evidence, will also be considered. More information can be found on the website at www.milotte.org. Applications can be printed directly from this website. Deadline for the application is March 31, annually.
All Pro Plumbing, Heating and Air Conditioning Scholarship
All Pro Plumbing Heating and Air Conditioning is fully committed to the communities they serve and the development of local families. We have developed a program to help students pursue their educational goals. This program is open to students throughout the U.S.A. If you have an interest in engineering, home design, or home improvements such as plumbing, heating or air conditioning you are eligible to apply for our scholarship program. To apply, please visit http://www.allproplumbers.com/scholarships-for-students.htm. The submission deadline is November 30th of each year.
American Society of Women Accountants Seattle Chapter
This scholarship is for part-time of full-time students, pursuing either an associate of applied science, bachelor's, or master's degree in accounting or an equivalent designated post-baccalaureate certificate of accounting at an accredited community college, college, university, or professional school of accounting located in Washington state. Student must have completed a minimum of 30 semester hours or 45 quarter hours within four weeks of the application deadline and also maintained a minimum grade point average of 2.05 overall and 3.0 in accounting. The annual amounts awarded each year range from $1,000-$5,000 per student. For more details and to view the scholarship applications, visit the website: www.aswaseattle.org. Applications must be received by May 15, annually.
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American Welding Society Scholarships
The American Welding Society is now accepting applications for their vast array of scholarship opportunities. The AWS offers more scholarships than can easily be listed. The list and the applications can be downloaded from www.aws.org. Application deadlines vary by type of scholarship.
The Annual Safe Driving Scholarship
Driving-Tests.org is proud to announce a new $2,500 scholarship for all high school juniors and seniors, as well as undergraduate university or community college students in the United States. To apply for the scholarship, candidates will create a 2-minute video and post it online (YouTube or Vimeo are preferred) answering the question found on their site: http://driving-tests.org/scholarship/. The application deadline is December 31, 2016.
Apartment List Scholarship
Apartment List is one of the fastest growing apartment rental marketplaces in the United States. As a company filled with many college grads, they know that college is an important life endeavor but one that can be expensive. Therefore, they are offering a $2,500 scholarship to outstanding students who exemplify one or more of Apartment List’s core values.
To apply you must be at least 18 years of age and currently attending high school and will be attending an accredited university or college in the upcoming academic year or already be a current college student. To apply, you will need to answer to the two questions listed on their site. For more information, please visit https://www.apartmentlist.com/scholarship. This scholarship is available on a quarterly basis; please visit their site for specific quarterly deadlines.
Application.Careers $500 Scholarship Contest
Application.Careers is a comprehensive service-oriented website that provides a large number of job applications and top-quality resume samples and cover letter templates. Being eager to support those excellent students to complete their college studies, Application.Careers is willing to offer the tuition scholarship.
To apply, you will need to download and complete their application. Then you need to create a 3-5 minute video that should capture the beauty of your campus. To apply, please visit http://www.application.careers/scholarship. The application deadline is May 15, 2017.
Baker and Gilchrist Scholarship Program
Baker & Gilchrist is pleased to offer scholarships to deserving students who are interested in shedding light on the dangers of medical errors and proposing potentially lifesaving solutions. They invite students throughout the United States to submit an essay or video in this scholarship competition. For more information or to apply, please visit http://www.bakerandgilchrist.com/scholarship/. The application deadline is November 30, 2016.
Ballard Law Group Scholarship Contest
A college education has now grown from an investment into a potential burden for many millions of students across our great country, thus impeding educational goals of our young people. Ms. Ballard understands the value of all levels of education, including the exponential resources involved. To apply, you must be over 18 years of age and be currently enrolled in a United States college or university, or planning to enroll as a freshman for the 2017-2018 academic year. You will need to write an essay based on the topic found by visiting http://www.blgbankruptcy.com/scholarship/. The application deadline is May 30, 2017.
BeArt Presets Academic Scholarship Program
BeArt Presets is a group of passionate photographers and designers specializing in photography and creating beautiful and functional Lightroom presets and Photoshop actions. They are working together to create life-changing digital experiences. Their goal is to make photography simple and accessible to all photographers, from beginners to professionals. In order to apply for their scholarship, fill out the online application form and in 500 words or less, explain: "How will The BeArt Presets Academic Scholarship impact your life?" Applications must be written in English with correct spelling and grammar. To apply, please visit http://www.beart-presets.com/beart-scholarship-program. The application deadline is April 1, 2017.
BestBabyDollStrollerReviews $1,000 Scholarship
BestBabyDollStrollerReviews.com is a new website designed and developed to provide information about the best baby strollers, the different types of strollers, and review of the best baby stroller. They are motivated to help students who are dedicated to improving the lives of others and that’s why they hold a $1,000 merit-based scholarship twice a year for students from all fields of studies. This scholarship is for undergraduate or postgraduate students with the passion of writing and spreading knowledge. Applicants have to submit a 550+ word essay on the topic found by visiting http://www.bestbabydollstrollerreviews.com/scholarship/. The application deadline is December 31, 2016.
Bettering Women Scholarship, Chapter BW, PEO
For Women in the greater Tri-City area attending either CBC or WSU Tri-Cities. Scholarship may be awarded based on any of the following criteria: Women who are returning to school to support self and/or family; those who may have had a break in their education; community and/or school service; financial need; GPA; leadership; and/ or strength of personal statement or recommendation letter. Scholarships are awarded twice per year, April 1 or Oct 1. By applying for this scholarship, you may be eligible for a several others. To apply, please visit https://www.columbiabasin.edu/Modules/ShowDocument.aspx?documentid=4243. The application deadline is March 31 and September 30 each year.
Bi-Annual College Scholarship Essay Contest 2016
The attorneys of Zavodnick, Zavodnick & Lasky, LLC understand the financial strains that can accompany obtaining a college degree. For this reason, their firm is pleased to offer a $1,000 college scholarship to the winner of our bi-annual essay contest. In order to participate, applicants must be currently enrolled or planning to enroll in an accredited United States college or university in the near future and should write a 500-word essay responding to the question listed on their site. To apply, please visit http://www.yourdelawareworkerscompensation.lawyer/scholarship/. The application deadline is June 1, 2017.
Biannual Joseph J. LoRusso College Scholarship Essay Contest
The Law Office of Joseph J. LoRusso P.A. understands that obtaining a college degree is often the foundation of a successful career in the modern economy. They also are well-aware that the rising costs of higher education can put a significant financial strain on both students and their families. As a result, they are extremely proud to be offering a $1,000 college scholarship to the winner of the Biannual Joseph J. LoRusso College Scholarship Essay Contest.
The essay contest is open to students who are planning on attending an accredited United States college or university during the spring 2017 semester. Both current college students and those starting college next spring are welcome to apply. In order to participate in the contest, applicants must submit a 500-word essay answering the question found on their site. For a full list of rules or to apply, please visit http://injuryflorida.lawyer/scholarship/. The application deadline is December 15, 2016.
Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation Scholarship
Students must be high school seniors, GED recipients, or incoming college freshman. The foundation's goal is to reduce financial barriers for African-American, Hispanic American, American Indian/Alaska Native and Asian Pacific Islander American students with high academic and leadership promise who have a significant financial need. To obtain information go to www.gmsp.org.
The BigSun organization is proud to be able to continue to help young athletes succeed in their academic pursuits. An annual scholarship will be awarded to a deserving student. All student athletes are eligible for this award, regardless of which sport they are participating in. The successful applicant will be a high school senior or be attending a post-secondary institute and currently involved in some sport at that institution or in the community. To apply for this $500 scholarship, visit their website http://www.bigsunathletics.com for more information. Deadline is June 20, annually.
Blue Kangaroo Community Activist Scholarship
Blue Kangaroo is proud to offer a scholarship award to students who exemplify the spirit and values of helping others in their local community. Recipients will be selected based on their ability to bring people together through collaboration and creativity. For a chance to receive our $1,000 scholarship, tell them how you are taking action, inspiring others, and making an impact on your community. For a full list of requirements or to download the application, please visit http://www.bluekangaroo.com/page/scholarship. The application deadline is December 31, 2016.
Boling Rice, LLC $1,000 Scholarship
The Atlanta law firm of Boling Rice, LLC understands the value of education as well as the often significant costs associated with obtaining one. As attorneys, they are well aware of the financial strain that tuition, books, parking, and other educational expenses can put on both students and families. They value helping people who show promise and initiative and for this purpose are pleased to be offering a $1,000 yearly scholarship to help students meet their financial needs.
To apply, an applicant must write an essay based on a specific topic. The essay topic and information on how to submit the essay can be found by visiting http://www.bolingriceatlanta.com/scholarship/. The application deadline is December 31, 2016.
BrickHouse Security $10,000 College Scholarship
Working closely with law enforcement personnel for years, the BrickHouse Security team has come to understand and appreciate not only the value of service, but also how the personal sacrifice of men and women in uniform affects their entire family. As a way of giving back they are offering a $10,000 scholarship to be dispersed among up to three qualified applicants.
The funds granted can be used for your child's education, your education, or your spouse's college education. Applicants must be a high school graduate or current college student, minimum 3.0 high school GPA, and complete a 250-500 word essay. The topic is "Describe how your service and injury have impacted your outlook on higher education."
The Scholarship will be held twice yearly. Applications for this cycle will be accepted through April 1st. At which point a winner will be chosen, announced, and we will also begin accepting applications for the next cycle which will run until September 1st. Please visit http://www.brickhousesecurity.com/category/company+info/scholarship.do for more information.
Bug & Ideas Hunting Contest
Edusson.com has created Robot Don, a machine learning tool that facilitates essay writing, free for all students. They continuously receive bug reports and suggestions from different areas. To honor the bright external contributions that help us build a better product we have launched a Bug & Ideas Hunting (BIH) Contest for Robot Don.
To apply, please visit http://edusson.com/robot-don and test the software. Put together your thoughts, suggestions, and ideas and submit them. Awards range from a minimum of $500 up to $2,500 with an unlimited reward pool. For more information, please visit http://edusson.com/bih. This is an ongoing contest.
BulkOfficeSupply.com offers more than school supplies, they are also there to help students pursue their goals. They have implemented a program to help students express their educational goals and future plans. Bulk Office Supply wants to help students throughout the U.S.A. have an opportunity to get a scholarship.
If you have an interest in art, teaching or owning your own business you are eligible to apply for our scholarship program. The program is open to all high school students as well as college freshmen and sophomores.
To apply for this $1,000 scholarship you will need to write a 500 word essay on the questions listed on their site. To apply please visit http://www.bulkofficesupply.com/scholarships-in-new-york. The application deadline is February 1, annually.
Business Plan Scholarship For Students With Disabilities
If you have written a business plan for a competition, class, or to further your own entrepreneurial ventures, then you are invited to apply for this scholarship. FitSmallBusiness.com is interested in finding out what you learned from writing a business plan. Instead of providing them with a business plan, to apply for the scholarship submit a 500- to 1,000-word essay on “What I learned from writing a business plan”. Any student enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program at any accredited American College, University, or Trade School with a documented disability may apply for the scholarship. The scholarship is open to students with any type of disability, including but not limited to physical disabilities, medical conditions, mental and psychiatric conditions, speech and language, learning disabilities, behavioral conditions, and all other disabling conditions. For more information, please visit http://fitsmallbusiness.com/learn-how-to-write-a-business-plan/. The application deadline is April 1st and November 1st, annually.
Caring.com Student-Caregiver Annual Scholarship
Are you caring for an adult relative while enrolled in a U.S. college or university? When you're living with your aging loved one, managing their finances because they no longer can, taking them to doctor’s appointments, Caring.com knows that caregiving can be both difficult and rewarding. As America’s leading senior care resource for family caregivers, they know that juggling the responsibilities of caregiving and student life is a unique challenge.
Caring.com is offering three $1,500 scholarships to university students attending an accredited U.S. college or university who care for aging relatives. Submit your story though a 1,500-word essay or 2-minute video telling us about your journey. For the list of topics, please visit https://www.caring.com/scholarship. The application deadline is December 31, 2016.
Change of Address Scholarship
Change of Address Online would like to offer its support to the young future internet developers of the world with the Change of Address Online Scholarship Program. The goal of the Change of Address Online Scholarship Program is to better help the internet’s future developers in getting the knowledge they need to succeed. Every Year the Change of Address Online Scholarship Program will require students to think outside the box and be creative. The contest requires you to create a short 2- to 5-minute video of yourself telling us why you want to be a developer or programmer, feel free to show us your hobbies and how they integrate into your passion to work in web development. For a full list of rules, please visit https://www.change-of-address-online.com/scholarship-details.php. The application deadline is December 31, 2016.
Clean & Safe Home Internet Marketing Scholarship
Best Steam Mop Guide is reviewing the latest cleaning tools and products and helping consumers to find the best product which can cover all of their requirements. To participate in this scholarship program you will have to research and create a piece of content between 500 to 1,000 words on the subject: “The Importance of Internet Marketing in 2016 and beyond”. This scholarship is only for students that are currently enrolled in colleges, universities, or high schools during the fall 2016 academic year. To apply, please visit http://www.beststeammop.net/scholarship. The final date for submission is Dec 31, 2016.
The Clubs of America Scholarship Award for Career Success
Clubs of America is proud to offer the "Clubs of America Scholarship Award" for students pursuing their career aspirations. This $1,000 annual scholarship will help students consider their aspirations as well as ease the burden of the costs of higher education.
An eligible applicant must have a 3.0 GPA and write an essay of no fewer than 600 words about their career aspirations and how their current course load will help them achieve success in their careers. For more information, please visit http://www.greatclubs.com/scholarship-award-for-career-success.asp. The application deadline is August 31, annually.
The CNA Plus Annual Scholarship
CNA Plus is proud to announce a new $2,000 scholarship prize for candidates studying to become a Certified Nursing Assistant. To be eligible for the scholarship, candidates will create a 3-minute video on the topic of the importance of senior assistance and post it online (YouTube or Vimeo are preferred), then send them the link. Applicant must be enrolled in a state-approved CNA training/certification program with a vocational school, community college, university, technical institution, or the Red Cross. Applicant must be a US resident and over the age of 18. To apply, please visit http://cna.plus/scholarship/. The application deadline December 31, 2016.
CNA Training Scholarship
The Nursing Assistant Scholarship is offered to qualified applicants who are entering or currently pursuing an educational program related to nursing or medicine. CNATraining.co is proud to support the advancement of medicine and science and hopes to be able to contribute to the education of those who diligently strive to improve the health of the future. Applicants must submit a 500 – 1000 word essay explaining what they hope to accomplish in the medical field. To apply, please visit: http://cnatraining.co/scholarship-program/. The application deadline is June 15, 2017.
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College Funding Strategies for Students with Disabilities
If you are a student or a perspective student with one of the following: hearing loss/deafness, visual impairment, any mobility impairments, health impairments, or learning impairments, please visit www.washington.edu/doit/brochures/academics/financial-aid.html for scholarship information and other funding strategies.
Columbia Basin College Foundation Scholarship
The Columbia Basin College Foundation awards scholarships to deserving students each year. Any student planning to attend CBC next year is eligible to apply. Applications can be found in the Hawk Central office or downloaded online by going to www.columbiabasin.edu/foundation. Applications are due February 21 for the following school year. If February 21 falls on a holiday or weekend, the deadline will be the following working day. For more information, please contact the Foundation.
Computer Science and Computer Engineering Academic Scholarship
One $1,000 scholarship will be awarded to a student pursuing a degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering. Areas of study that will be considered include computer science, computer engineering, computer information systems, software engineering, database management, computer networking, computer programming, and information technology management. Applications can be found at the Education Portal website http://education-portal.com/pages/Computer_Science_Academic_Scholarship.html. The application is due April 1 annually.
Con Agra Scholarship
Applications for 2016-17 are now closed for the Con Agra Scholarship for employees of the Pasco plant and their dependents. This scholarship is open to apply for until all funds have been awarded. To see if you qualify to apply, please contact Erika Davis at firstname.lastname@example.org. The application for the 2017-18 year will be available in early January. The deadline is June 15, annually.
Confident Smiles Scholarship
This is a $500 annual scholarship offered by Aurora Orthodontics and Periodontics. This scholarship is open to current students at any nationally accredited and/or regionally accredited post-secondary school within the United States. This scholarship does require an applicant to have at least a 3.5 GPA, as well as submit a 500- 800-word essay on the topic found on their site. To see the current topic, please visit http://ortho.auroraorthoperio.com/. The application deadline is March 31, annually.
Consumer Remarks Essay Writing Scholarship
Consumer Remarks writes unbiased product reviews for several consumer products after thorough research and expert guidance. They are officially announcing their annual scholarship aimed at finding creative student talents around the world who are currently pursuing their undergraduate or graduate program. In order to apply for this scholarship, you have to write an essay on the topic: “How digital marketing changed the 21st century”. For information on applying, please visit http://www.consumerremarks.com/scholarship/. The application deadline is November 30, 2016.
CourseHorse Learner's Scholarship
Throughout the year, the CourseHorse Learner’s Scholarship recognizes young people who demonstrate a dedication to education and aspiration towards lifelong learning. This is a $1,000 scholarship awarded biannually to students who demonstrate a passion for learning. An eligible applicant must be a US citizen, 25 years of age or younger, and be currently enrolled in a college or university within the U.S. or its territories, or currently a high school senior planning to enroll during 2016. To apply, you must create a video answering the following question: "What does learning mean to you?" For a full list of guidelines, please visit https://coursehorse.com/scholarship. The deadline is December 15, 2016.
The Courtesy Auto Service Automotive Educational Scholarship
Courtesy Auto Service and Tire, a Pierce County, WA auto repair shop located at the Tacoma Mall, has been serving customers with honesty and integrity for over a decade, specializing in both domestic and import auto service, as well as hybrid vehicle repair. As a way of giving back to the community, and to foster the pursuit of automotive repair as a career by students of excellence, we are proud to announce this scholarship opportunity.
An eligible applicant must submit a completed essay (below description) indicating a sincere interest in an automotive career, provide an official transcript of all academic work, submit two letters of recommendation, and be accepted/attending an accredited college, university or trade school within the United States at the time of application. You must also have a 2.5 GPA or higher, be enrolled full-time, and be a United States citizen or in the United States on a Student Visa. For information on applying, please visit: http://tacomaautorepairshop.com/the-courtesy-auto-service-scholarship-award/. The application deadline is May 31, 2017.
Creative Safety Supply Scholarship
Creative Safety Supply, an Oregon-based retailer of safety products for the workplace, is offering an annual $1,000 scholarship for students pursuing higher education in any field at an accredited college, university, or vocational school in the United States. This scholarship is open to any U.S. citizen who is currently enrolled in college and has a GPA of a 3.0 or above. To complete the application process visit: https://www.creativesafetysupply.com/scholarship/. The application deadline is December 15, 2016.
David Benowitz Recognizing Public Servants Scholarship
Washington, DC defense attorney David Benowitz firmly believes in the importance of public service, having started his legal career as a Staff Attorney at the Public Defender Service for the District of Columbia (PDS). Due to David’s passion for public service and his desire to encourage those considering entering this arena, they are honored to present this scholarship.
This scholarship is offered to any student currently enrolled in an accredited community college, undergraduate, or graduate program in the United States. This includes incoming first-year college students who are high school graduates or possess a GED. The scholarship candidate must possess an interest in public service, as demonstrated by past and present volunteer, professional, and educational experiences. All eligible candidates must be in good academic standing, with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above. To apply, please visit http://criminallawdc.com/public-servant-scholarship.html. The official deadline for all application materials is March 31, 2017.
Decker Sports Velocity Scholarship
The Decker Sports Velocity Scholarship is a $600 scholarship awarded to the most qualifed college student every semester. The Velocity Scholarship was created to celebrate and support students who embody the spirit and values of baseball and softball. Students must be US citizen, a senior in high school, or enrolled in a university or college in the United States or Canada. The student’s enrollment status must be in good standing. To apply, you will need to write an essay on the topic found by visiting http://www.deckersports.com/scholarship/. The application deadline is December 10, 2016.
Dehumidifier Guy Internet Marketing Scholarship
Dehumidifier Guy is reviewing the latest gadgets and products in various categories and helping consumers to find the best product which can cover all of their requirements. They have created the dehumidifier Guy Internet Marketing Scholarship for undergraduate or postgraduate students with the passion for “Internet Marketing” to receive a $1,000 award.
Students who are currently studying in the areas of marketing, business, IT, or communications may be extremely interested in this scholarship program, and one doesn’t require any expertise in this area, passion for internet marketing content creation is enough. To participate in this scholarship program, you will have to research and create a piece of content between 500 to 1,000 words on the topic: “Internet Marketing and its Importance in 2016”. For more information please visit: http://www.dehumidifierguy.com/scholarship/. The application deadline is June 31, 2017.
At Emergency Dentists USA, they understand the value of a strong education. That is why in 2016, for the first time, they’re going to be offering an annual $1,000 dental themed scholarship and 2nd place of $500 to students of all majors, college or high school. To apply for this scholarship, you simply need to create a video and upload it to the internet and send a link to email@example.com, or if the file size is small enough you can email us the video directly. For a full list of rules, please visit http://www.emergencydentistsusa.com/dental-scholarship/. The application deadline is June 1, annually.
Dietspotlight.com Scholarship Program
Dietspotlight.com will be awarding four scholarships during the 2016-17 academic year. One award is $3,000 and then three additional awards of $1,000. To apply, an applicant must write a 900-1,500-word essay on the topic on their site. For more information about this scholarship or to apply, please visit http://www.dietspotlight.com/scholarship/. The application deadline is December 31, 2016.
Discountrue Biannual Scholarship
Discountrue knows that the world can be tough, especially for university or college students who have to face a lot of new expenses. This is why it decided to fund a special scholarship and choose one person who presents its writing abilities to receive $3,000 in order to alleviate the costs of studying at a U.S. university or college.
An eligible applicant must be a U.S. citizen or possess the authorization to study in the U.S. and be accepted in to a college or university or e a high school senior. To apply, you will need to submit your resume, your unofficial undergraduate college transcript, proof of legal U.S. residency, and 900– 1,000-word essay. The essay topic varies, please check their website for more information https://www.discountrue.com/scholarship. The application deadline is due each January and June.
Dogs By Nina $1,000 “Show And Tell” Scholarship
To apply you will need to grab your camera and your pet and make a YouTube video telling them about your favorite memories. For a full list of rules, please visit http://www.dogsbynina.com/scholarship/. The application deadline is November 30, 2016.
Dedicated to inspiring a more colorful life, Downloadfreeapk.com strives to make itself a site where people enjoy themselves. Scholarships can be fun! Just share your experiences with some interesting, special, and brilliant apps or/and games and you may win the scholarship. In order to apply for a scholarship, interested candidates must submit an original, previously unpublished type written (PDF document) essay, between 800 and 1,500 words in length on the topic found by visiting http://www.downloadfreeapk.com/scholarship. The application deadline is July 31, 2017.
Driving Safety Scholarship
Distracted driving is an increasing safety concern in Texas and across the United States. Young drivers are particularly at risk of crashes caused by using cell phones, chatting on social media, and texting while driving. As personal injury attorneys, they see too often the devastation that distracted driving accidents cause families in Texas. This is why the Tate Law Office PC have created a Driving Safety Scholarship to focus more attention on the serious issue of distracted driving and to help young people with educational expenses. They will award three scholarships totaling $3,000 to students who are high school juniors or seniors or students enrolled at two-year or four-year colleges and universities in the United States. To apply for a scholarship, students should submit an original essay of approximately 500 words on the topic found by visiting: http://www.tatelawoffices.com/scholarship/. The application deadline is July 31, 2017.
ExakTime $1,000 Scholarship
ExakTime is proud to offer a $1,000 dollar scholarship to current college students and incoming freshmen looking to enhance their education. Time tracking has evolved dramatically in the last few years, moving from paper-based time cards to digital options. At ExakTime alone, they offer a time clock app, web-based time clock software, and rugged wireless time clocks that provide flexible time tracking for even the most complex workforce. To apply for the ExakTime scholarship, you must be a U.S. resident, hold a minimum 3.0 GPA, and enrolled full-time at an accredited four-year or two-year college or trade school. You will need to write an essay on the topic founds on their site: https://www.exaktime.com/scholarship/. The application deadline is December 16, 2016.
Ehline American Military Vets $500 Scholarship Fund
At Ehline Law Firm, they believe that it is of the utmost importance to reward drive and dedication in law students and promote the meritocratic ideology that hard work and commitment results in a myriad of benefits and ultimate success. They feel that the motivation, honor, and discipline learned in the military translates seamlessly to the law profession, and as a result, we are offering a $500 Military Veteran’s Law Scholarship.
Eligible applicants must be enrolled in an accredited Law Office Study Program, or Law School, such as a judge’s chambers, law school, or other university in the several states. They must either provide proof of a 3.0 or higher GPA, or proof of continuous law office study up until the time of the receipt of the award. All applications for the military scholarship must include a copy of your DD-214 with proof of an honorable discharge and a 500- or more word essay about why military vets can make a difference in improving the image of the practice of law. To download the application, please visit http://losangeles.ehlinelaw.com/vets-scholarship-fund/. The submission deadline is October 1, 2017.
Eisenberg & Associates Justice for the Disabled Scholarship
Since its inception, the Law Offices of Eisenberg & Associates has fought to defend those who have been mistreated and abused by the world. The scholarship will award $500 to a student who puts forth a thoughtful, practical, and well-reasoned analysis of the issues those with disabilities face due to discriminatory practices, and how a new public policy could better challenge these unjust practices.
An eligible applicant must be in good academic standing, have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0, possess an interest in social justice, and be currently enrolled in an accredited community college, undergraduate, or graduate program in the United States. To apply, please visit http://lselaw.com/2016-scholarship/. The application deadline is November 30, 2016.
Elk National Foundation Scholarships
ENF Legacy Awards are available only to children and grandchildren of Elks who have been members in good standing for at least two years. For more information see http://www.elks.org/enf/scholars/legacy.cfm. Additional scholarship information available at http://www.elks.org/enf/scholars/ourscholarships.cfm.
The Expert Institute's Annual Healthcare and Life Sciences Scholarship
Without the technical insights provided by members of the healthcare and life science communities, attorneys would not be able to effectively seek justice for their clients. From prescription drug and medical device torts, to intellectual property disputes surrounding proprietary biological research, healthcare and life science professionals have become an essential part of American justice. In recognition of these vital contributions to the practice of law, The Expert Institute is offering a $1,000 scholarship to students in medicine and life sciences.
An eligible applicant must be actively seeking a degree related to healthcare or life sciences and have a minimum GPA of 3.0. To apply you must submit a 1,000-2,000-word essay on how you feel your specialized knowledge and training could be applied to improving the practice of law. To read more about this scholarship, or to submit your essay, please visit http://www.theexpertinstitute.com/writing-contest-medical-scholarship/. The application deadline is December 31, 2016.
The Fabriele Disability Awareness Scholarship
The Fabriele Disability Awareness Scholarship is an annual $1,000 scholarship for the winning applicant. The purpose of this scholarship is to bring awareness to the Americans with Disabilities Act, and how it has helped, fallen short, or failed Americans. Eligible applicants must have a 3.3 GPA or higher, be enrolled in an institution of higher education by fall 2017, be able to provide a current unofficial transcript, and a 500-word statement in response to the prompt on their webpage. Please visit http://tragoslaw.com/2016-scholarship/, for more information on how to apply. The application deadline in March 1, 2017.
Facing Acne $2,000 Scholarship
Facing Acne very much believes the power of paying it forward and that includes helping others get a good education. They are very excited to bring you Facing Acne’s first annual scholarship for the 2017-2018 school year. An eligible applicant must be a U.S. Citizen, have a high school diploma or GED, have a minimum 3.0 GPA, and be working towards a degree at an accredited U.S. based institution. To apply you will need to create a short video addressing the two questions posted on their site, http://www.facingacne.com/scholarships/. The submission deadline is March 31, 2017.
Families of Freedom Scholarship Fund
Scholarships are available to dependent children or spouses of persons who were killed or are permanently disabled as a direct result of the terrorist attacks in the U.S. on Tuesday, September 11, 2001. Applicants may be currently enrolled or planning to enroll in a course of study at an accredited two-year or four-year college, university, or vocational-technical school in the United States. Scholarships will be offered to applicants who demonstrate financial need. For more information contact:
Families of Freedom Scholarship Fund
505 Riverview Rd PO Box 297
St. Peter MN 56082
Far West Agribusiness Association Scholarship
The Far West Agribusiness Association is accepting applications for its 2012 scholarship program. The FWAA scholarship program has been designed to provide outstanding high school and collegiate undergraduate students with a chance to pursue their educational goals in college. There will be two separate selection pools: one for graduating high school seniors and one for current college students. Scholarships are one year in length and will be awarded in $250 increments, not to exceed $1,000 per student. Any full-time student from Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Utah, or Nevada may apply. Applications and instructions for applying are available on their website www.fwaa.org. Click on the scholarships tab on the left column of the website. Deadline for applications is February 28, annually.
The Fix Your Skin Annual Student Scholarship
Fix Your Skin has been a comprehensive, reader-friendly, avenue for skin care filled with DIY tips and homemade creams with which you can get the most out of your skin and avoid issues with skin health. This $3,000 scholarship is open to anyone who has a creative slant of mind and has something innovative to contribute to us through their ability to write compelling content. They require a write-up that is 500 – 2000 words in length about: “Totally Natural Skincare In Today’s Busy Times”. For more information, please visit http://fixyourskin.com/scholarship/. The application deadline is November 25, 2016.
Foreclosure.com Scholarship Program
Foreclosure.com continues to break new ground by offering a nationwide scholarship program. Currently enrolled college students (graduate students, law students and/or high school seniors are NOT eligible) are invited to apply by submitting an essay. Freshmen entering fall 2016 are eligible once they have received a student ID number. Plagiarism is strictly forbidden. Essays that are not the original work of the entrant will be immediately discarded and eliminated from consideration. The essay must be between 800 and 2,000 words. For a full list of rules or to view the essay topic, please visit https://www.foreclosure.com/scholarship. The application deadline is December 16, 2016.
FormsBirds $500 Scholarship Contest
Education may be one of the most important inventions throughout our long history, according to which human beings can develop and go further in the future. Consequently, FormsBirds would like to host this scholarship contest and help as far as possible outstanding students to complete their college education and lead a better life. The winner of the contest will receive a one-time $500 scholarship. You need to compose a 600-1,000 word essay and send it to firstname.lastname@example.org explaining the importance of your major in today’s society. In addition, you will need to submit the application found at: http://www.formsbirds.com/scholarship. The application deadline is September 15, 2017.
Frances & Earl Perry Memorial Veterans Scholarship
As part of their efforts to give back to our nation’s veterans, Marc Whitehead & Associates Law Firm is honored to offer the Frances & Earl Perry Memorial Veterans Scholarship. This nationally-based $5,000 scholarship supports aspiring veterans and children of veterans who wish to further their education at the college or university level.
An eligible applicant must hold US Veteran status having served honorably, or be an unmarried child (under 24 years of age) who is a dependent of a Veteran. You must also be accepted to an institution of higher learning or be currently enrolled. For the application process, please visit http://www.disabilitydenials.com/veterans-scholarship/. The application deadline is April 30, 2017.
Frontier Internet Technology Scholarship
Frontierbundles.com wants to help out one lucky student with a little extra cash. This scholarship is $1,000 for tuition. Applicants will write an essay on the following topic: What app or internet technology has most improved your life as a student? To apply online please visit their website at www.frontierbundles.com/scholarship. Application deadline varies per college semester.
The Future of Augmented Reality Scholarship
Within a week of its release, Pokemon Go was running on more devices than online dating giant Tinder — and was expected to surpass Twitter’s active user base, according to Fortune. The game’s widespread popularity has many people wondering where augmented reality is headed next. One thing’s for sure: its applications won’t be limited to the realm of video games for long. What, in your opinion, does the future of augmented reality look like? How will it be used most often? Will there be educational, social, criminal justice, or other applications? Draw on current uses, research, and theories to support your argument. Convince them, and you could win a $1,000 scholarship toward your college expenses. To apply, you will need to craft a 400- 600-word essay on what you believe the future of augmented reality will be like. For more information, please visit http://www.verizonfiosdeals.com/right-click/scholarship/augmented-reality/. The application deadline is November 21, 2016.
Future of Assisted Living 2016 Scholarship
SeniorAdvisor.com, the premier ratings and reviews site for senior services providers nationwide, is proud to announce its third annual scholarship for advancement in higher education. This is a general scholarship which will award each of the selected applicants with a financial donation of $2,000. This scholarship will be awarded to students enrolled in an accredited college or university during the academic year.
The annual scholarship award is for three students enrolled in an associate's degree, bachelor's degree, or graduate level program at an accredited 2-year college or 4-year university. The applicant cannot be an employee or immediate family member of a SeniorAdvisor.com employee. The applicant will need to write a 250-word maximum introductory bio as well as a 500-750-word essay. The essay topic and the full list of rules can be found by visiting https://www.senioradvisor.com/ind/assisted-living. The application deadline is December 31, 2016.
Future Marketing Consultant Scholarship
Dustin Sanchez TV is pleased to announce the annual Future Marketing Consultant Scholarship. We would like to help a student who desires to pursue a career in marketing. Special consideration will be given to currently enrolled law school students. In order to apply, an applicant must be enrolled or accepted at an accredited college or university. This scholarship will be awarded based on their review of your 500-word essay. To apply, please visit http://www.dustinsancheztv.com/law-firm-seo/scholarship/. The deadline to apply for this scholarship is August 31st and December 1st, annually.
Future of Water Scholarship
Just Paddleboard is a stand up water sports publishing company. As such, they are concerned with all things water related from conservation efforts to keeping our waterways clean. They recognize that not everyone is concerned about the future of water, and they want to help spread the word about the importance of this natural resource. That’s why they’ve created the Future of Water $1,000 scholarship.
An eligible applicant must be a U.S. citizen or legal U.S. resident and currently enrolled full-time in a degree program at an accredited college in the United States. To apply, you will need to write an essay on the future of water. For more information, please visit http://www.justpaddleboard.com/scholarship/. The application deadline is March 10, 2017.
Get Ahead Scholarship
EZstorit.com is pleased to announce the availability of annual scholarships for eligible college or university students enrolled at an accredited college or university in the United States. You must be enrolled at the time of application as a full-time undergraduate or graduate student. You must also have at least a 2.75 GPA. To apply, you will need to complete their application, provide an official document showing you are enrolled or will be enrolled by spring 2017, be able to provide proof of your GPA, and complete an essay based on one of the topics on their site. To apply, please visit http://ezstorit.com/scholarship/. The application deadline is November 30, 2016.
Get Reviewed! Internet Marketing Scholarship
Get Reviewed! is a website dedicated to reviewing products and services we use in our day to day lives. To give back to the society, and encourage more people (especially the youth) to join the world of internet marketing, they are pleased to offer a $1,000 scholarship. The scholarship is for students who are currently studying in the areas of Marketing, Business, IT, or Communications, or any student who considers themselves an entrepreneur. To participate in this scholarship program you will have to research and write an article between 500-2000 words on the subject “How the internet is changing the way we do our shopping”. To read more about this scholarship, please visithttp://www.get-reviewed.com/scholarship/. The application deadline is April 30, 2017.
"Go Marketing!" Scholarship Contest
This “Go Marketing” contest requires you to create a 2+ minute video presenting your marketing plan to market “small business growth” to college students. The winner receives a $500 university scholarship. For the full application process you can visit http://www.internetmarketingcompanies.com/scholarship/. The application deadline is December 1, 2016.
Golden West Plumbing, Heating and Air Conditioning Scholarship
Golden West Plumbing Heating and Air Conditioning is fully committed to the communities they serve and the development of local families. They have developed a program to help students pursue their educational goals. If you have an interest in engineering, home design, or home improvements such as plumbing, heating or air conditioning, you are eligible to apply for their $1000.00 scholarship each year to help with college or trade school tuition. To apply, please visit http://www.goldenwestph.com/scholarships-for-students.html. The application deadline is November 30, 2016.
Growing Generations Scholarship
Growing Generations provides surrogacy and egg donation services within the U.S. to clients from around the world. They are pleased to be offering three individuals a $1,000 award to help with school related expenses. An eligible applicant must be legal US resident and already be accepted as an incoming full-time student, or currently enrolled full-time student. To apply, you will need to submit your official transcripts showing a 3.5 or higher GPA, one letter of recommendation, and write an original 1,000-word or less essay on what family is and what it takes to form one. To apply, please visit https://www.growinggenerations.com/about-us/scholarships/. The application deadline is December 31, 2016.
Healthcare Leaders Scholarship
The Healthcare Leaders Scholarship is offered to students entering or currently pursuing an educational program related to nursing or medicine. Students must be at least 17 years of age and have a GPA of 3.0 or higher. All applicants must submit a 600 to 1,000-word essay explaining what they hope to accomplish during their career in the medical field and how the scholarship would fulfill those goals. To apply, please visit http://nurse.org/healthcare-leaders/. The application deadline is January 29, 2017.
Healthcare Scholarship Program 2016
Medicalassistantdegrees.net is excited to offer a $500 scholarship to help with the costs of your medical assistant training for one lucky student. Applicants must write and submit an essay in English of between 750 and 1,000 words on the topic “Why I Want to Pursue a Career in the Healthcare Field”. The applicant must also be 18 years of age at the time of the disbursement of the award, be a U.S. citizen, and be enrolled in full-time courses at the time the scholarship is awarded. To apply, please visit https://www.medicalassistantdegrees.net/scholarship/. The application deadline is December 31, 2016.
Heart Disease Awareness Scholarship
This is a brand new scholarship which will award one undergraduate or graduate college student with $1,000 in 2016. It is the donor’s hope that through this scholarship program they can not only honor the lives of those we have lost to heart disease but also help students to do the same.
An eligible applicant must have been or be impacted by heart disease. You must also be enrolled in an accredited college or university as a graduate, undergraduate, and/or incoming freshman at an accredited institution in the United States, and carry at least a 3.0 GPA. To apply, you will need to write an essay on one of the three topics on their site. Please visit, http://www.xxxchurch.com/heart-disease-awareness-scholarship, to apply. The submission deadline is December 15, 2016.
Hispanic Scholarship Fund
HSF offers different scholarships to Hispanic American students enrolled full-time in a degree-seeking program at a U.S. accredited Title IV institution in the U.S., Puerto Rico, and U.S. Virgin Islands. Applicants must be of Hispanic heritage, be a U.S. citizen or a legal resident, have a minimum 3.0 GPA, and must have applied for federal financial aid. For a full listing of the different scholarships available through this organization please log onto http://www.hispanicfund.org/.
Hitting The Golf Ball Sports Scholarship
At Hitting The Golf Ball, they value education and helping those in need. In an effort to make things a little easier for students and their families, they are pleased to be offering an annual $1,000 scholarship to individuals who are currently attending or planning on attending college or graduate school in the near future. In order to participate, students must submit an essay between 500-1,000 words on the topic found on their site. For a full list of guidelines, please visit http://hittingthegolfball.com/scholarship/. The deadline is January 31, 2017.
Hooked To Books Scholarship
Hookedtobooks.com was established in 2012 by those who love books. It is a site giving reviews on their favorite books. In an effort to make things a little easier for students and their families, Hookedtobooks.com has created a scholarship program through which they will be awarding a scholarship of $1,000 to current and future college students. In order to apply, you must submit a 500+ word essay on the following topic: “How did a book change your life?” For a full list of guidelines, please visit https://www.hookedtobooks.com/scholarship/. The application deadline is December 20, 2016.
Horse Heaven Wine Growers Scholarship
The Horse Heaven Wine Growers are pleased to be able to offer a $1,500 scholarship to a student pursuing studies in Viticulture and or Enology. The scholarship is open to high school graduates planning to enroll in a Washington state college or university or in the WSU two year Vit/Enol Certification Program; current students planning to study in viticulture and enology and/or areas pertinent to the wine industry; and be a resident from Benton, Yakima, Klickitat counties. Applications along with additional eligibility criteria are available online at http://washingtonwinefoundation.org/scholarships/. Applications must be postmarked by November 30, annually.
How to Become a Technician Scholarship
The donor welcomes any applicant that fulfills the requirements to win the $1,000 scholarship. If you see yourself as a technician and want to make sure you can pursue your dream career, enroll in this fantastic opportunity to become the winner of this $1,000 scholarship! To apply, you will need to write a 500- 800-word on topic: "5 steps to achieve your dream career”. This scholarship is open to any resident of the U.S. who is currently a student at a college or university and will continue to be for the upcoming year. Please visit http://howtobecomeatechnician.com/#scholarship for more information. The application deadline is July 1, 2017.
How to Start a Blog Scholarship Program
Blogging is a great way for students to dive deep into a passion of theirs, while gaining marketable skills such as professional writing, web development, and more. This is why HowToStartABlog.com is pleased to offer a $2,500 scholarship. To apply, students should follow the free guides available on HowToStartABlog.com to create a blog about a passion of theirs and on that blog, post a video explaining how they think blogging will impact the future of the digital age and working in America. For more information, please visit http://howtostartablog.com/#scholarship. You will need to scroll to the bottom on the page to read about the scholarship. The application deadline is March 31, 2017.
I Heart My School Scholarship
ABODO is an apartment search service started by a few guys from UW - Madison. ABODO was built by students for students. Why? They loved their school, but hated every time they had to find a new place to live. They loved their school and they want to find out why you love yours. It could be an awesome teacher, a great neighborhood near campus, or that weekly concert on the square. To win, describe five great things you love but most people don’t know about your school. Your piece should be no more than 1,000 words but you can include up to five related pictures (only your own pictures, please). This scholarship is open to any legal U.S. resident who is 18 years or older and is attending or will attend an accredited college or university. For more information, please visit https://www.abodo.com/scholarship. Applications are due every October 31st and February 28th, annually.
Jason Kalafat Make a Difference Scholarship
Throughout his career, Jason Kalafat has prided himself on devoting his career to being a positive force in people’s lives, first as a Public Defender in Arizona before eventually moving to Washington, DC and entering private practice. Due to Mr. Kalafat’s personal commitment to affecting real change in the world, we are proud to announce the Jason Kalafat Make a Difference Scholarship.
This scholarship is offered to any student currently enrolled in an accredited community college, undergraduate, or graduate program in the United States. This includes incoming first-year college students who are high school graduates or possess a GED. The scholarship candidate must possess an interest in social justice, as demonstrated by past and present volunteer, professional, and educational experiences. All eligible candidates must be in good academic standing with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above. To apply, please visit http://criminallawyerwashingtondc.com/2016-scholarship.html. The official deadline for all application materials is March 31, 2017.
John Foy & Associates “Strong Arm” Leukemia Scholarship
John Foy & Associates is known as the “Strong Arm of Georgia”. They know that not every battle is fought in the courtroom. Fighting a disease requires more than a legal “Strong Arm”, it requires a dedicated team of medical staff, loved ones and countless more. Fighting leukemia requires determination, drive, and diligence in both the patient and the patient’s loved ones. Often, the battle is a solitary one, isolating the patient and family.
To be eligible to apply for this $1,000 scholarship you or loved one must have been affected by leukemia, and you must be enrolled as an undergraduate at an accredited institution in the U.S. You will find three different topics listed at to choose from. To apply, please visit https://www.johnfoy.com/strong-arm-leukemia-scholarship/. The submission deadline is December 15, 2016.
Khan Law Firm Scholarship
The Khan Law Firm believes firmly in the importance of education. That’s why they have decided to award a generous $1,000 scholarship to a student of their choosing. Applicants must be either currently enrolled or accepted into a university or college in the U.S., be able to provide an official school transcript or acceptance letter verifying their enrollment, and write an essay explaining their plans for their education. For a full list of scholarship details, please visit http://khaninjurylaw.com/scholarship/. The application deadline is August 1, 2017.
Kenneth P. Carp $1,000 College Scholarship
As an attorney, St. Louis lawyer Kenneth P. Carp understands the value of a higher education. The ever rising costs of tuition and other expenses associated with college and obtaining a higher degree can place a tremendous financial strain on students and their families. For this reason, the Law Offices of Kenneth P. Carp is pleased to offer an existing or incoming college student a $1,000 scholarship to meet their educational costs. The winner of the scholarship will be determined through an essay contest. To view the essay topic, please visit http://www.kcarplaw.com/scholarship/. The submission deadline is December 3, 2016.
Kittitas County Cattle Women Memorial Fund Scholarship
The Kittitas County Cattle Women Memorial Fund Scholarship for $500 is available to a female Kittitas County High School graduate who is enrolled full time at a community college or university in Washington state. Applicant must be a sophomore, junior, senior, or graduate level with a major or minor in an ag-related field. Applications can be found online at http://www.washingtoncattlemen.org/scholarships/. Applications must be postmarked by September 30, annually.
The Krist Law Firm, P.C. National Scholarship
The Krist Law Firm, P.C has built its success on integrity and ethical work, bringing trial-worthy preparation to each of its cases, and having the financial resources to build winning cases. With these factors in mind, they are proud to announce they will be sponsoring an annual scholarship of $10,000 to award an individual student the financial resources to accomplish their educational goals and prepare for future career aspirations.
An eligible applicant must be a United States citizen or permanent resident, be accepted to or currently enrolled in an accredited college, and have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher. To apply, you will need to complete the application form, provide a current transcript, provide a letter of recommendation from a faculty member, and submit a 300- to-500 word essay about a time when you faced a significant ethical dilemma. For more information, please visit http://www.houstoninjurylawyer.com/the-krist-law-firm-national-scholarship/. The application deadline is December 1, 2016.
Landscape Architecture Foundation
LAF is now accepting scholarship applications. Eligible candidates are undergraduate or graduate students enrolled at colleges and universities in the U.S. and Canada. Additional requirements vary by scholarship/fellowship. Please visit https://lafoundation.org/scholarship/scholarships-and-fellowships/ for a full list of available scholarships. Deadlines vary per scholarship.
Law Offices of Hart J. Levin Annual Scholarship
The Law Offices of Hart J. Levin would like to offer an annual scholarship in the amount of $1,000 to a student who is planning on attending college or graduate school, or who is currently enrolled. To apply, the applicant must draft an essay of between 500-1,500 words on the issue of drug legalization in the United States. For more information, please visit http://hartlevin.com/scholarship-fund/. The scholarship deadline is December 1, 2016.
LEGEND Compression Wear $500 Scholarship Contest
LEGEND™ is excited to make this opportunity available. They know that college can be expensive and they want to help by making a $500 scholarship available to one well deserving winner. In order to enter, you must be a current college student or incoming freshman that meets terms and conditions criteria, and you must submit a 500- word minimum blog article about the topic: “What it means to be a LEGEND in my life”. To apply. Please visit http://legendcompressionwear.com/2016-scholarship/. The application deadline is December 15, 2016.
ListofFit’s $1,000 Scholarship for Business Majors
Nothing gives the ListofFit team more pride than giving back to their communities and the future leaders of our country. That is why they are giving a $1,000 scholarship to an incoming or already enrolled college student who is or plans to major in a business-related field.
To apply, you will need to write a 500- 800-word essay on how businesses can promote a fitness lifestyle among their employees and communities. You must have maintained at least a 3.0 GPA up to this point in high school or college and be able to provide proof of statements if you are selected. This scholarship is open to anyone 18 years or older, a citizen of the USA or Canada, and in high school, college, or university. For more information, please visit http://listoffit.com/listoffits-1000-scholarship/. The application deadline is February 1, 2017.
Los Angeles Attorney Diabetes Scholarship
This $1,000 scholarship is intended to support one hard working, high achieving college student who lives with diabetes. To be eligible to apply you must have been diagnosed with diabetes of any type. You need to have been accepted or currently enrolled in an accredited college or university in the U.S., and have at least a 3.0 GPA. You will need to write a 500 -1000 word essay on one of the three topics listed on their website and submit an official copy of your transcript. To see the essay topics or to apply, please visit https://www.losangelesduiattorney.com/los-angeles-dui-attorney-diabetes-scholarship/. The application deadline is December 15, 2016.
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The Magnetic Trading Financial Economic Scholarship
The Magnetic Trading Financial Economic Scholarship is a highly competitive award for students interested in a career in the financial markets. It’s available for high school and college undergraduate students who are passionate about economics, financial markets, and trading in general. Students applying must submit a 500 – 1,000-word essay on why they think trading can be a genuine career choice and why they’re interested in learning trading. Please visit http://magnetictrading.com/magnetic-trading-financial-scholarship-scheme/, for more information. The application deadline is December 5, 2016.
Since MALDEF's founding, the civil rights organization has supported the next generation of civil rights advocates for the Latino community. MALDEF currently offers: a Scholarship Resource Guide for high school, college, and graduate students; and a Law School Scholarship Program for law students. They are pleased to offer each year a scholarship resource guide listing many different types of scholarships for which you can apply. Please visit http://www.maldef.org/leadership/scholarships/index.html.
Manualbirds Video Scholarship Program
Dedicated to user manuals, handbooks and guides, Manualbirds leads the online PDF manual download by providing a mass online manual depository storing over 500,000 manuals from more than 15,000 brands. Manualbirds is eager to host the scholarship contest to help, as far as possible, excellent students with their college education.
To apply you will need to be a full-time student enrolled in an accredited post¬-secondary institution of higher learning (college or university) or a high school senior with a legitimate acceptance letter from an accredited university or college. You must also carry at least a 3.0 GPA. To apply you will need to create a 3-5 minute YouTube video relevant to the theme, “How I Fixed a Machine or Product.” For more information, please visit http://www.manualbirds.com/scholarship. The application deadline is February 27, 2017.
Mark Ramsey Curiosity Scholarship
Mark Ramsey is the Founder and CEO of EZsmart Tools, LLC and the inventor of dozens of products and patents. To foster an environment of curiosity, EZsmart Tools is giving away $500 to a student who exhibits the spirit of innovation. Students must be a US citizen, a senior in high school or enrolled in a university or college in the United States or Canada. The student’s enrollment status must be in good standing. Please submit two written 500-word essays on the topics found by visiting http://www.ezsmarttools.com/scholarship. The application deadline is November 30, 2016.
The May Law Firm Injury Scholarship
At the May Firm, they understand the importance of an education and just how difficult it can be to finance college these days. They’re offering a bi-annual scholarship in the amount of $1,000, which will be provided to a student enrolled at either a community college or university. To apply, you will need to submit a 300-word minimum essay that responds to the question: “What Would Really Make Drivers Stop Texting While Driving?”. For more information on applying, please visit https://www.mayfirm.com/santa-barbara/. You will need to scroll to the bottom of the page to see the scholarship requirements. The application deadlines are September 15th and January 15th, annually.
Mensa Foundation Scholarship Essay Contest
The U.S. scholarship program covers all of the country and awards more than $87,000 a year. The Foundation's U.S. scholarship program relies on approximately 400 volunteers around the country with support from the Foundation's office staff. The Foundation's college scholarship program bases its awards totally on essays written by the applicants. Consideration is not given to grades, academic program or financial need.
The scholarship application process opens September 15 and closes January 15 each year. To determine your eligibility to apply, please visit http://www.mensafoundation.org/scholarships. Applications must be received by January 15, annually.
The Miranda Rights Law Firm Scholarship
The Miranda Rights Law Firm is dedicated to their clients and their community, and for more than 10 years, they have supported organizations to help victims in all areas of life and to create a better world. They are proud to offer the Miranda Rights Law Firm Scholarship, 2016. They want to encourage our future leaders by helping them overcome obstacles that prevent them from achieving their goals. An eligible applicant must be United States citizens or maintain a permanent and legal residency in the United States, have a valid email address and be enrolled as an undergraduate or graduate student (part-time or full-time). Applicants cannot have earned more than $35,000 in the year 2015. To apply, you will need to either submit a 500- 1,000-word essay or a 1- 3-minute video. Please visit, for more information http://www.mirandarightslawfirm.com/student-scholarship-competition/. The application deadline is December 16, 2016.
MyLEDLightingGuide Scholarship Fund
MyLEDLightingGuide's scholarship goal is to provide guidance for business, engineering, and environmental science students. They offer this opportunity for all of those students who relate to the goal of MyLEDLightingGuide which includes those listed above. This scholarship is open only to U.S. citizens who will be registered in the spring 2017 quarter/semester with a GPA of 2.5 or higher. For more information, please visit http://www.myledlightingguide.com/scholarship.aspx. The application deadline is December 21, 2016.
National Association of Hispanic Journalist
NAHJ offers scholarships for each school year to full-time undergraduate and graduate students pursuing careers in journalism in English or Spanish-language media, or both. The series of scholarships ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 have varying requirements and are open to students attending four-year and community colleges in the Unites States and Puerto Rico.
For a full list of available scholarship or read the various requirements, please visit http://nahj.org/scholarships/. The application deadline is March 15, annually.
National Garage Door Atlanta Asthma and Allergy Scholarship
As a family owned and operated company, everyone at National Garage has witnessed firsthand how asthma and allergies can affect one’s life. They know that often times, the effects can appear without warning, and once activated, they can radically change someone’s day-to-day rituals. However, they don’t believe that these effects should prohibit anyone who’s working hard to pursue their dreams. That’s why they want to help a student with asthma or allergies by awarding one hard working, high achieving college student with a $1,000 scholarship. To apply, please submit an official transcript and 500-1000 word essay response to one of the provided topics. Please visit https://www.nationalgaragedooratlanta.com/asthma-and-allergy-college-scholarship/ for more details. The application deadline is December 15, 2016.
National Society Daughters of the American Revolution Scholarships
The National Society Daughters of the American Revolution (NSDAR) is a non-profit service organization (501C3) that annually offers a variety of scholarships to qualified individuals who are citizens of the United States, are attending, or plan to attend an accredited college or university within the United States. For information and complete instructions about how and where to apply, visit the NSDAR website at www.dar.org, then select "Scholarships" where a complete description of each scholarship is available, as well as the application process, and deadlines.
Nootie Dog Treats Scholarship
Nootie Dog Treats has created a yearly scholarship to benefit students within the United States. Being a pet company, they feel their role is not only in making pets healthier, but bringing joy to their owners and people around the world. Entries in their scholarship require writing an essay titled: “Why Dogs Make Me Feel Good”. The essay can detail any breed of dog and the applicant does not need to be a pet owner but merely can describe their love of dogs and why they feel great around them. The essay must be between 500 and 1,000 words. For a full list of rules, please visit http://nootiedogtreats.com/scholarship/. The application deadline is December 15, 2016.
MyTinyTraveller Scholarship For Moms Going To College
MyTinyTraveller.com is a mom-focused online publishing company with thousands of readers per month. They believe that every mom should be able to go to school to make their families lives better. Interested student are welcome to submit an article of 500 words describing how can moms affect the lives of their children in both big ways and small ways. You must be 17 years or older, a U.S. citizen or permanent U.S. resident, have a minimum 2.5 GPA, and be currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program in the U.S. To apply please visit http://mytinytraveller.com/scholarship/. The application deadline December 31, 2016.
Daughters of the American Revolution
The local Columbia River Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution is pleased to once again offer a scholarship in the amount of $250. The applicant must be a local student who has been accepted or is currently enrolled at CBC. They must also be a member of the local chapter of DAR, a descendent of members of Columbia River DAR, or recommended by Columbia River DAR. Preference will given to those in nursing or history fields. To apply for the Columbia River DAR scholarship, please provide a short essay as to why you choose nursing or history. You must also attach a recommendation from a CBC instructor. For more information or to submit the above listed materials for consideration, contact Nancy Gower Hulse at email@example.com or call her at 509-539-1178. Please submit materials by August.
National Association of Hispanic Nurses
Approximately six awards for Hispanic students who are entering or enrolled in an accredited school of nursing. Additional information may be obtained by writing to:
National Association of Hispanic Nurses
1501 16th St. N.W.
Washington, DC 20036
Deadline: May 1, Annually.
Ottinger Employment Lawyers Scholarship
The Ottinger Firm, P.C. is proud to announce the 2016 Ottinger Law Scholarship. Any US student who has graduated high school by fall 2016 and will be attending an accredited university or college by spring 2017 may apply. Applicants must have at least a 3.0 GPA and must attach a copy of their high school or college transcript. Applicants must also be pursuing a law-related degree. You will need to complete the application on their site and upload a current transcript to apply. Please visit http://ottingerlaw.com/san-francisco-employment-lawyers/#scholarship-application, for more information. The application deadline is December 30, 2016.
Parentinn offers reviews of latest gadgets and products that have been designed especially for babies. They are helping moms and parents to find the best product which can cover all of their requirements. In an effort to help the cause of preventing cyber bullying, they have created a cyber bullying prevention scholarship for undergraduate and graduate students. To apply, you will need to research and write a 600- to 1,000-word essay on the topic: “Why and How to Stop Cyber Bullying”. For more information, please visit http://www.parentinn.com/scholarship. The application deadline is February 27, 2017.
Pathable Scholarship - Women in Computer Science
Pathable, an event website and app developer based in Seattle, WA, is giving away a $1,000 scholarship to a female student going into their freshman year of college or a female student who is currently enrolled in a computer science or computer related degree from an accredited university. The scholarship will be awarded each year in February. To apply, you must be pursuing a career in a computer or technology-related field and have at least two semesters of coursework remaining. To apply, please visit https://pathable.com/scholarship/. The application deadline is January 15, 2017.
The PeanutPaws Scholarship
PeanutPaws is an online magazine committed to providing detailed information regarding dog’s health, nutrition, training, and behavioral problems. PeanutPaws is the indispensable guide to life with dogs, showing readers how to live smartly and rewardingly with their furry companions. They believe in keeping natural and healthy relationships with your dogs. To spread awareness, they are excited to offer their annual PeanutPaws scholarship program to creative minds who share the same passion as they do.
Eligible applicants must be U.S. citizens or current residents of the United States, be currently enrolled in college or a high school senior, must own a dog or have grown up around a dog. To apply, you will need to write an 800- 1,000-word essay on the topic found by visiting: http://peanutpaws.com/scholarship/. The application deadline is January 31, 2017.
Pride Foundation Scholarships
Pride Foundation has more than 50 different types of scholarships available, but students only need to fill out one application. Thanks to the generosity of their community, Pride Foundation is able to offer a diversity of scholarships, which encourage students of different backgrounds and educational interests to apply. Most scholarships are available for straight-ally or questioning students as well as students of LGBT parents. All promote leadership and diversity in the LGBT community. Interested individuals submit one application and the scholarship review committee will determine for which scholarship the applicant is eligible. Pride Foundation has awarded $340,000 in scholarships to students from Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, and Washington. To assist students applying for these scholarships, Pride Foundation will hold scholarship application workshops throughout the Pacific Northwest this fall. For specific times and locations, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 800-735-7287 ext. 110. Full details on who qualifies for a scholarship are available at http://www.pridefoundation.org/scholarships/questions-answers. The application can be found at http://www.pridefoundationscholar.org/login.aspx?ReturnUrl=%2fdefault.aspx. The deadline for applications is January 31, annually. NOTE: To confirm annual deadline, please check their website.
Pro Mountain Biker Scholarship
ProMountainBiker.com (PMB) is very passionate about finding their readers the best mountain bike for their budget but they are also passionate about education and helping students with their studies. They are pleased to offer the chance to win an annual $1,000 scholarship to a student of their choosing, for any aspiring professional in any field that is currently enrolled in or has been accepted to a university or college in the United States, has a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0, and submits the best essay. For the essay topic, please visit http://promountainbiker.com/scholarship. The application deadline is December 31, 2016.
Promises Treatment Centers 2017 Scholarship
At Promises Treatment Centers®, they are dedicated to providing young people and adults with the highest quality treatment for addiction and mental health disorders in some of the nation’s most desirable settings. Promises is excited to announce their new essay scholarship. Three winners will share a $10,000 scholarship to be used towards college tuition. To view the essay question, please visit https://www.promises.com/scholarship/. The deadline is December 31, 2016.
Psychology Access Scholarship
This scholarship is open to U.S & Canadian based students pursuing a Bachelor's or Master's degree specifically in the areas of Psychology, Counseling, Therapy, or Social Work. Two-year college students enrolled in an undergraduate level program next year are also eligible to receive the scholarship.
Candidates are judged on academic history, extracurricular activities, employment history, and essay. Academic history is weighted 25%, extracurricular activities 25%, employment history 25%, and essay 25%. An applicant must have a minimum 3.2 GPA. To apply, please visit http://mastersinpsychologyguide.com/scholarships/. The application deadline is October 1, annually.
PuppyWire Scholarship for the Betterment of Dogs
PuppyWire reviews many of the best products for dogs and puts the knowledge they gain to work to help out dog owners through their website. They love to support animal rescues around the US and have decided to expand their giving back to include college students who want to help make the lives of dogs better. This scholarship is for students that are currently enrolled in colleges, universities, or are high school seniors, who are U.S. citizens with a GPA of 3.0 or higher. Participants must have a dog or grew up with a dog. To read more about this opportunity, please visit http://www.puppywire.com/scholarship/. The application deadline is December 31, 2016.
Reviews-Guide Digital Entrepreneurship Scholarship
This scholarship is open to any undergraduate, college, and high school student enrolled in business/ entrepreneurship, marketing, communication, information technology, or other computer science related fields. This a one-time $500 award. To participate in this scholarship, a student is required to write and submit a 600-1000- word article on “How Digital Entrepreneurship Has Changed the World”. For information, please visit http://www.reviews-guide.com/scholarships/. The application deadline is June 30, 2017.
ReviewVote Internet Marketing Scholarship
ReviewVote’s sole purpose is to review consumer products, give detailed and honest insights about them, and empower consumers to get the best value for their money. This is why we are initiating a “ReviewVote Internet Marketing Scholarship” for postgraduate, undergraduate, and college students studying either marketing, business, communication, or IT. For a full list of rules or to apply, please visit http://www.reviewvote.com/scholarship/. The application deadline is February 28, 2017.
Ronald D. Weiss $2,500 College Scholarship Contest
As an attorney, Ronald D. Weiss understands the value of higher education as well as the tremendous investment of time and money obtaining one can involve. In an effort to help a new generation meet their educational costs, Mr. Weiss is pleased to announce that he is offering incoming and existing college students an opportunity to win $2,500 college scholarship.
An applicant must be currently enrolled in a college or university or planning to enroll as a freshman for the 2017-2018 academic year. You must also be in good academic standing and be 18 years of age or have parent permission to apply. To apply, you will need to write an essay on the topic on their site, http://www.ny-bankruptcy.com/scholarship/. The application deadline is April 21, 2017.
Ron Brown Scholarship
The Ron Brown Scholar Program seeks to identify African-American high school seniors who will make significant contributions to society. Applicants must excel academically, exhibit exceptional leadership potential, participate in community service activities and demonstrate financial need. The applicant must be a US citizen or hold a permanent resident visa card. Current college students are not eligible to apply. For more information go to http://www.ronbrown.org/.
Deadline: Early January, Annually.
Rove Pest Control Scholarship
Rove Pest Control in Minneapolis is pleased to offer The Rove Pest Control Scholarship application for 2016. This scholarship opportunity is open to high school students and graduates nationwide in the United States of America who have been accepted to a college or university. This award will be presented to a United States student for the following academic year in the amount of $500 and will be paid at the beginning of the fall semester (2017). Although this scholarship is open to anyone seeking a higher education, special consideration will be given to anyone pursuing a degree in entomology or a related field.
To apply, you will need to complete the application found on their site, http://www.rovepestcontrol.com/rove-pest-control-scholarship/. You must have a 3.0 or higher GPA and will be required to provide an official sealed transcript. Finalists will also be required to submit a student aid report showing household income. Although not required, applicants are encouraged to submit recommendation letters and/or resumes to substantiate their application. The application deadline is December 31, 2016.
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Sales Training and Development Scholarship
If you are looking to pursue a degree in business or teaching, or have plans to own your own business, you are invited to apply for this scholarship program. If you are a high school senior (or about to enter senior year), college freshmen or sophomore you are eligible to apply. To apply, you just need to answer five questions listed on their site as an essay. To read more about this scholarship or to apply, visit http://www.salestraininganddevelopment.com/usascholarship.html. The application deadline is December 31, 2016.
Scholarship for Children of Police Officers
At Larry R. Williams, PLLC, they value the dedication and courage our local police officers display each and every day as they help maintain order in the community and ensure a safe environment for our children. To celebrate their pride in the police force of Nashville and throughout the country, they are offering a $2,000 scholarship for children of police officers.
An eligible applicant must be at least 18 years of age, have a GPA of at least 3.0, and be enrolled in an higher education institution within the U.S. To apply, write a 500+ word essay detailing how being the son or daughter of a police officer has influenced you as a college-bound student. There is no correct answer and creativity is encouraged. For more information, please visit http://www.lrwlawfirm.com/scholarship-children-police-officers. The application deadline is May 1, 2017.
Scholarship for Students with Self-Employment Experience
Any undergraduate or graduate student enrolled in a degree program at any accredited American college, university, or trade School with self-employment experience may apply. For purposes of this scholarship, self-employment experience simply means that you or a business you started were paid directly for your work. To apply, you may submit a 750- to 1,500-word essay describing how your experience working for yourself as either a contractor or small business owner has impacted your view of education and your future. The winning application will receive a $1,000 scholarship. For more information about this scholarship, please visit http://www.choosewhat.com/starticles/scholarship. Fall applications are accepted from April 2nd through November 1st, and spring applications are accepted from November 2nd through April 1st.
At SellMax, they want to provide a lucky student with the opportunity to afford a higher education to develop new ideas, invent products, or become the next CEO by offering a $1,000 scholarship. The scholarship application is open to any senior in high school who is attending a University or any student who is currently enrolled in an accredited college. All scholarship applicants need to submit a one-page essay on the topic of “Environmental Benefits and the Positive Impact of Recycling Vehicles.” Please visit https://sellmax.com/scholarship/, for more information on applying. The application deadline is July 1, 2017.
SeniorAdvice.com Annual Scholarships
SeniorAdvice.com believes in the value of advanced education for those who give back to the elderly community. They also understand that there is a lot to be learned from spending time and energy in the senior community. Memories, information and advice can be passed down from generation to generation and it’s important to capture and communicate these experiences. They believe students should be honored for their devotion to elderly seniors.
SeniorAdvice.com is offering two $1,000 scholarships to students who will be enrolled in a college or university for the fall 2016 academic semester. The SeniorAdvice Caregiver Scholarship is for eligible students who have been a caregiver for an adult relative or while serving as a volunteer at a senior living community within the past year. To apply, please visit https://www.senioradvice.com/news-room/senioradvice-scholarship-announcement. The application deadlines are January 15, 2017.
The Sixt Rent A Car Scholarship
Sixt Rent A Car is pleased to offer five high school seniors graduating in 2017 the opportunity to receive a $5,000 scholarship and become a Sixt Scholar. The program is designed to assist high school students who plan to continue their education in college. Scholarships are offered each year for full-time study at an accredited institution of the student’s choice.
An eligible applicant must have a minimum 3.7 GPA on a 4.0 scale, be graduating high school in the 2015-2016 academic year, and plan to enroll in a 2 or 4-year college. For a full list of rules and the application process, please visit https://www.scholarsapply.org/sixt/. The application deadline is November 30, 2016.
Shawn Sukumar Criminal Justice Reform Scholarship
Shawn Sukumar’s work as a Washington DC defense attorney has provided him the opportunity to see the long-term harm that comes to those unfortunate enough to be put through the criminal justice system and try to lead a successful life once out of it. He is intimately familiar with the needlessly harmful effects of the criminal justice system can have on people. As such, they are proud to announce the Shawn Sukumar Criminal Justice Reform Scholarship. The scholarship will award $500 to a student who presents a well-reasoned and practical solution to a problem they see within the criminal justice system.
This scholarship is offered to any student currently enrolled in an accredited community college, undergraduate, or graduate program in the United States. This includes incoming first-year college students who are high school graduates or possess a GED. The scholarship candidate must possess an interest in social justice, as demonstrated by past and present volunteer, professional, and educational experiences. All eligible candidates must be in good academic standing, with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above. To apply, please visit http://www.washingtondccriminallawyer.net/2016-scholarship/. The official deadline for all application materials is March 31, 2017.
ShopToilet Civil Engineering Scholarship
ShopToilet is glad to announce a great scholarship opportunity for the students of civil engineering for their bright future and to help them grow in their field. They are giving a scholarship of $1,000 for the students in the areas of civil engineering, construction, and related areas. Interested students are welcomed to submit an article of 500-1,000 words describing what they expect to achieve during their career in the civil engineering field. Applications will be read and judged by the column staff at ShopToilet and we will select one winner this year. For more information, please visit https://www.shoptoilet.com/civil-engineering-scholarship/. The application deadline is November 31, 2016.
As a leading skin care publisher, they’ve decided to help out America’s youth in creating awareness about how we care of ourselves to look younger as we grow older. SkinCare.net has established an annual scholarship to help students within the United States or Canada. To apply for the scholarship, they require an essay titled, “Five Things We Can Do to Slow Down the Process of Aging.” The essay will require research, but most of that can be done by perusing our virtual library of information on this topic, as well as other websites like WebMD. For a full list of contest rules, please visit http://www.skincare.net/scholarship/. The application deadline is May 17, 2017.
The Sleeklens Academic Scholarship Program
Sleeklens is proud to announce its academic scholarship program for 2016. Three winners will each receive $2000 to cover academic expenses for the 2016 academic year. Sleeklens believes individual effort and brilliance should be rewarded. In order to apply you will need to write an essay based on the topic found on their website as well as complete the online application. To apply, please visit http://sleeklens.com/the-sleeklens-academic-scholarship/. The application deadline is March 30, 2017.
Sleepy Deep Annual Scholarship
Sleepy Deep are firm believers in the value of education. No greater investment can be made. For this reason, they are proud to offer an annual $500 scholarship to provide financial assistance. The scholarship is available to students who are currently attending or plan to attend college, university, or graduate school in the coming year. To apply, you will need to write an essay on the topic found by visiting http://www.sleepydeep.com/scholarship/. The scholarship deadline is January 31, 2017.
Smart Furniture for Smart Home Creative Writing Annual Scholarship
Due to the recent development of Internet of Things, everything can be connected and programmed with smart features. As a start-up company, they recognize the power of the written words, online and offline. Writing is also very important to students, especially first-year students. Therefore, they want to help first-year students exhibit their ability and creativity through writing about any smart furniture they want to have in the near future for their smart home. This scholarship is open to a first-year undergraduate and postgraduate students who are currently enrolled in colleges, universities, or educational institutes. You will need to write a minimum 500-word essay and email it back to them for review. For more information, please visit http://cuddlyhomeadvisors.com/smart-home-smart-furniture/smart-furniture-for-smart-home-sfsh-annual-scholarship/. The application deadline is December 31, 2016.
SnurkExpert offers an annual $1,000 college scholarship to university and college students. They are currently accepting applications for the award of a Winter 2017 scholarship. Students whom would like to apply, should write an essay of between 500 and 750 words. The topic of this essay should be the influence of sleep on their study, social life, and general behavior (before and/or after the use of products such as the anti-snurk beugel or neusspreider). Competitive applications will submit an essay and reference to at least two articles or studies of academic level that support or relate to there point of view. Essays should be submitted in PDF format. This scholarship is open to any current full-time student whom is enrolled in an accredited university or college in the United States, the United Kingdom, or Canada and has a cumulative grade point average of at least 3.0. To apply, please visit https://www.snurkexpert.nl/scholarship.html. The application deadline is December 1, 2016.
Society of Women Engineers Wanda Munn Scholarship
Each year, the SWE administers a minimum $1,000 scholarship to a nontraditional female student to help alleviate the financial burden of returning to school. Eligible applicants must be a nontraditional female student, be able to accept the scholarship toward undergraduate or graduate engineering studies in an accredited school in the fall, satisfactory completion of a minimum of two years of full-time equivalent credits at an ABET accredited school, and be residing in the northwestern United States (inclusive of WA, OR, ID, MT, and AK). Application and instructions are available online at http://swe.org under "Scholarships" and on the page under "Reentry." The application deadline is February 15, annually.
SonoBoom Annual Scholarship
SonoBoom values education and helping those in need. They understand that education can be a significant expense and know how difficult it can be for students and their families to make ends meet. That is why they are pleased to offer this annual scholarship contest. In order to participate, students must submit an essay between 500 to 1,000 words on the following topic: “Modern Gadgets and Their Influence on Our Life”. For a full list of rules, please visit http://sonoboom.com/scholarship/. The application deadline is March 31, 2017.
Soroptimist International of Mid-Columbia Women's Opportunity Award
This award gives women the resources they need to improve their education, skills, and employment prospects. Eligible applicants must be women who provide the primary financial support for their families (head of household), are enrolled in or have been accepted into a vocational/skills training program or undergraduate degree program, have financial need, and are motivated to achieve their educational and career goals. The award is $1,000. Applications can be found at their website http://simidcolumbia.wordpress.com. Application deadline is December 15, annually.
Soroptimist Professional/Technical Award
This award will be given to two women enrolled in a professional or technical program leading to a certificate, license, or degree. The award can be used for tuition and books. The first place award is $1,500 and the second place award is $1,000. Applications can be downloaded by visiting http://www.soroptimistpascokennewick.org/live-your-dream-awards.html. The deadline for applications is January 15, annually.
SR Education Group Scholarships
SR Education Group is an organization committed to providing assistance to students pursuing higher education. They offer monthly need-based scholarships to students over the age of 16 who are interested in pursuing a degree or certificate program at an accredited institute of higher learning. They offer a Community College scholarship and a Women’s scholarship. The application or process can be found online at http://www.sreducationgroup.org/scholarships. Deadlines vary each month.
Staver Law Group National Scholarship
Staver Law Group PC was founded to help people from all walks of life in their personal injury matters. Every day, they help those who have been hurt in car accidents or other types of personal injury situations and are struggling to keep up with medical bills and their daily lives. Staver Law Group is offering a $5,000 scholarship to aid one student whose essay shows an understanding and appreciation for the type of work they do. The scholarship must be applied to tuition and other education-related expenses.
An eligible applicant must be a U.S. citizen or a permanent resident who has been accepted into or is currently attending college with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher. You will need to submit essay of 300-500 words exploring how personal injury lawyers play a role leading safety initiatives by helping those injured and how you as an individual can promote personal and community safety into your everyday life. For a full list of rules or to apply, please visit http://www.chicagolawyer.com/staver-law-group-personal-injury-scholarship/. The deadline to apply is December 1, 2016.
The Steven M. Sweat Annual College Scholarship Essay Competition
This scholarship provides $1,000 each year to help students meet the increasing costs of obtaining a higher education. In order to participate in the contest, applicants must be currently attending or planning on attending an accredited U.S. college or university in the near future. In addition, they must write and submit a 500-word essay responding to a specific question on the donor’s site. To read the question or scholarship rules, please visit http://www.victimslawyer.com/scholarship/. The application deadline is December 1, 2016.
Student Excellence Scholarship
RemoveWartsFast.com is a new website designed and developed to provide information about how to remove warts, the different types of warts and their solution. They understand the significance of the information online and want to give a platform to students to exhibit their research and literary abilities in this area. That’s why they have created the Student Excellence Scholarship for undergraduate or postgraduate students with the passion of writing and spreading knowledge to receive a $1000 award. This scholarship is only for students who are presently enrolled in colleges, universities, or high schools and are 18 years or older. You will need to write a 500+ word essay on the topic found by visiting http://removewartsfast.com/scholarship/. The application deadline is November 30, 2016.
StudyPug is pleased to announce a $1,000 annual scholarship offered to undergraduate or graduate students. The annual scholarship award is for students who are currently enrolled as a high school or college/university student within the United States. Applicants must complete the student information form below and submit their 500- 1000-word essay on the selected topic in PDF format. The essay, idea, or creation must be the applicant’s original work. For more information, please visit https://www.studypug.com/us/en/scholarship.html. The application deadline is December 15, 2016.
StudentScholarships.org 2016-2017 Scholarships
StudentScholarships.org is offering several different scholarships available to college students. The criteria and deadline dates for each scholarship varies. More information can be found at https://www.studentscholarships.org/2016scholarships.php.
S.W. (Bill) Preston Scholarship
This scholarship is offered by Preston Premium Wines and Preston Vineyards through the Washington Wine Industry Foundation. It is a rotating annual $3,000 scholarship awarded one year to a student enrolled or planning to enroll in the viticulture program at a Washington college or university; and the subsequent year to a student enrolled or planning to enroll in the enology program at a Washington college or university. Selection basis will include academic merit, leadership abilities, and interest in the study of viticulture or enology. The application must include a 500-word essay explaining why you should receive the scholarship, two letters of reference, and official school transcripts. Applications can be found online at http://washingtonwinefoundation.org/scholarships/.
The Aquarium Guide (TAG) was started to provide high-quality aquarium and aquascaping information, articles, and techniques in an easy to use and understand format. In an effort to give back to society and spread the love for the hobby, they are offering a $500 scholarship to students who are passionate about aquarium and aquascaping. To apply for the scholarship, you will have to research and create a 500-1,000 words article about any freshwater fish of your choice. To apply, please visit http://www.theaquariumguide.com/tag-scholarship. The application deadline is July 31, 2017.
The Teacher Education and Compensation Helps (T.E.A.C.H.) program provides scholarships to childcare center providers and family childcare providers who want to study early childhood education. Any childcare provider employed full-time (30 hours or more per week) in a licensed childcare center or licensed family care provider; or any school-age provider working in a licensed facility 15 to 29 hours per week: is eligible. For more information about the T.E.A.C.H. Scholarship Program call toll-free 1-866-30TEACH or (253) 383-2746 or E-mail TEACH@childcarenet.org. A limited number of scholarships are awarded every quarter.
Texas SEO Company Scholarship Program
Each year, the Texas SEO Company offers a $600 scholarship twice per year to students who apply to their program. To apply, you must be an enrolled student or intending to enroll at a college or university and you must provide an article that is about a Search/Internet Marketing. Your essay must be at least a 1,000 words and essay topics include: search engine optimization, pay per click advertising, social media marketing, website development, e-commerce, video advertising, mobile advertising, mobile app advertising, digital marketing or internet marketing. If there is a topic you wish to write about that is not listed, that will be accepted for review as well. For a full list of rules or to apply, http://thetexasseocompany.com/the-texas-seo-company-scholarship-program/. The submission deadlines are August 2nd and December 28th, annually.
The Thank Your Skin Scholarship
ThankYourSkin.com commits to provide its readers with easy-to-do skin care advice and tips that will help them get rid of their skin care issues. Aspiring to spread awareness, they are opening their annual ThankYourSkin scholarship program to creative minds who share the same passion with us. They want you to write a story that is 500 to 1,000 words long about natural skin care. But they don’t want just any story. Your essay should emphasize the power of natural skin care and should be valuable enough to help other people. For more information, please visit http://www.thankyourskin.com/scholarship/. The application deadline is December 20, 2016.
Thomas L. Dickson $1,000 College Scholarship
At the Dickson Law Group, they understand the value of a college education, as well as the financial difficulties many students and families may face in financing one. In an effort to help other aspiring young students realize their dream of obtaining a college degree, the Dickson Law Group is pleased to announce the creation of the annual Thomas L. Dickson $1,000 scholarship, available to current college students or those planning on attending a college or university in the fall of 2017.
The winner of the Thomas L. Dickson scholarship contest will be chosen by our attorneys based on participation in a video essay contest. In addition to writing an essay, an applicant, must be enrolled in fall 2016, be in good academic standings, and create a video on the topic: Is getting a law degree still a good investment? For more information, please visit http://www.dicksonlegal.com/scholarship. The application deadline is May 15, 2017.
Thomas Law Offices College Scholarship
Thomas Law Offices, a personal injury law firm in Louisville, Kentucky, is happy to announce that they’re now offering a once-yearly $1,000 scholarship to students who are currently attending or plan to attend their first year of college or graduate school in the upcoming semester. An eligible applicant must be attending or planning to attend any college or graduate school in the United States and be in their first year of school. You will need to write an essay on the topic found on their site. For more information, please visit http://www.thomaslawoffices.com/scholarship/. The application deadline is December 15, 2016.
Toptal STEM Scholarships for Women
Toptal supports aspiring female computer scientists, developers, and software engineers to achieve their goals via financial support and mentorship by top professional developers and designers. Toptal is an exclusive network of the most talented freelance software engineers and designers in the world. By winning this scholarship, you’ll get access to direct mentorship from the expert developers and designers in our network. To apply, please visit https://www.toptal.com/scholarships. They will be offering one scholarship per month for the next 12 months.
The Tragos Write Your Own Law Scholarship
To help a deserving student reach their academic goals and impress upon them the importance of lawmaking, the Law Offices of Tragos, Sartes & Tragos is excited to establish the Tragos Write Your Own Law Scholarship. The scholarship will award $500 to a deserving student who presents a creative, practical, and substantive law for the United States. This scholarship is offered to any student currently enrolled in an accredited community college, undergraduate, or graduate program in the United States. This includes incoming first-year college students who are high school graduates or possess a GED. All eligible candidates must be in good academic standing, with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above.
To apply, you will need to complete the cover sheet found on their site, http://tragoslaw.com/2016-scholarship/. You will also need to provide your current resume, an unofficial transcript showing your current GPA, and a 750- word essay on the topic also found on their site. The application deadline is January 31, 2017.
Treat Mesothelioma Scholarship
Every May 1st before school lets out for the summer, TreatMesothelioma.org will donate $3,000 to educational purposes. Coming together and rallying as a community to spread awareness is their main goal and mission. One of the ways they thought about spreading the word is to give students and faculty the opportunity to learn about this 100 percent disabling disease. To apply for this scholarship, you must write an essay on one of the topics on their site. For more information, please visit https://www.treatmesothelioma.org/resources/education-and-mesothelioma-awareness/. The application deadline is April 30, 2017.
The Trios Foundation is pleased to announce that it will be making available several scholarships up to $3,000, to recipients pursuing an education in the healthcare field for the 2017-18 academic year.
An eligible applicant must be accepted at an accredited college or university during the academic year 2016-17 to pursue a career in the field of medical healthcare. The applicant must complete an application, submit an essay of 300 words or fewer, provide one letter of recommendation, and submit copy of their transcript. The applicant must also have a minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA. The application as well as the personal essay form can be downloaded from http://www.trioshealth.org/media/1305/2017_scholarship_application.pdf. The application deadline is December 31, 2016.
TvExpert is announcing an annual scholarship for a student who best explores a topic of their selection. The scholarship is awarded to any student in a United States, Canadian, Australian, or European accredited college or university. To apply, you will need to write an essay of 500 to 750 words about the topic: "What innovations are you foreseeing in the TV market in the upcoming five years". You will need to provide an official transcript showing a GPA of at least 3.0 and be able to show proof of legal residency. For more information, please visit https://www.tvexpert.nl/scholarship.html. The application deadline is December 14, 2016.
University of Washington Do-It
College Funding Strategies for Students with Disabilities. Visit this website for lists of scholarships: http://www.washington.edu/doit/Brochures/Academics/financial-aid.html.
University Tutor’s Scholarship
University Tutor holds a monthly $1,000 college scholarship contest where students write a short essay in response to a monthly prompt. The submitted essays are reviewed by University Tutor staff at the end of the month and one winner is chosen to receive the $1,000 college scholarship. Interested students can enter the contest by visiting http://www.universitytutor.com/scholarship-contest. Deadlines can vary per month, please check their site.
USAttorneys.com Immigration Scholarship Essay Contest
With the ever increasing costs of college tuition, USAttorneys.com understand that the “American Dream” is getting harder to obtain. Many students leave school buried in student loan debt, which takes them years to climb out from under. USAttorneys.com understand this financial burden and would like to help by holding a “USAttorneys.com Immigration Scholarship Essay Contest”. The essay winner selected will receive a $2,500 scholarship.
US Citizens currently enrolled in an accredited American university or college are eligible to apply. To enter, students must submit an 800- to 1,000-word legal essay on any of the five topics on their site. For information or to apply, please visit http://immigration.usattorneys.com/usattorneyscom-immigration-scholarship-essay-contest/. The submission deadlines are February 1, 2017 and July 1, 2017.
USAttorneys.com National Scholarship Essay Contest
With the ever increasing costs of college tuition, USAttorneys.com understands that the “American Dream” is getting harder to obtain. Many students leave school buried in student loan debt, which takes them years to climb out from under. This is the main reason they are so pleased to be able to offer this $2,500 scholarship.
This scholarship is open to any US resident or citizen that has been accepted to, or is currently attending, an accredited American university or college. To apply you will need to write an 800 – 1,000 word essay on any of the topics found on their site. Please visit http://divorce.usattorneys.com/scholarship-program/, for more information. The application deadline is January 15, 2017.
Veteran Benefits Scholarship 2016
VeteranAid.org, the leading online resource for information on Veterans’ Aid & Attendance pension benefit, is proud to announce our first annual scholarship for advancement in higher education. This is a general scholarship which will award each of the selected applicants with a scholarship award of $2,000. This scholarship will be awarded to students enrolled in an accredited college or university during the academic year.
The annual scholarship award is for three (3) students enrolled in an associate's degree, bachelor's degree, or graduate level program at an accredited 2-year college or 4-year university during the 2016-2017 academic year. Applicants must include a 150-word maximum introductory bio with their 500-750-word essay and sign the Scholarship Award Agreement. Please visit, http://www.veteranaid.org/apply.php#scholarship for more information. The application deadline is December 31, 2016.
Veterans United Foundation Scholarships
The Veterans United Foundation scholarships are awarded ongoing, and as of October, new scholarship applications are now being accepted. They are now offering ten $1,000 scholarships each year. Check out their website http://www.enhancelives.com/scholarships for scholarship opportunities. Eligible applicants will be current and prospective ROTC program students, active-duty military personnel with plans to attend college, honorably discharged Veterans of the U.S. military, and sons and daughters of veterans or active-duty military. Please check the website for the new essay prompt.
Vista Hermosa Foundation Scholarships
The Vista Hermosa Foundation Scholarship program offers financial support and encouragement to low-income and first-generation college students who might otherwise not be able to continue their education and pursue their dreams for the future. There are three types of scholarships available to students pursuing vocational, technical, community college or 4-year university degrees. The committee reviews application two times per year. For more information please visit www.firstfruits.com/scholarships.html.
Walk In Showers Digital Marketing Scholarship
Walkinshowers.org is a group of experienced researchers and reviewers who produce unbiased reviews about best bathroom equipment like best shower head you can get based on different facts. This walk in showers digital marketing scholarship is an annual scholarship that is created to help productive and determined individuals succeed in the marketing arena. The major requirement in the application for this $1,000 scholarship is a passion for digital marketing or interior design. To apply, please visit http://walkinshowers.org/scholarship.html. The application deadline is February 28, 2017.
Walter J. Clore Scholarship
The Walter J. Clore Scholarship was established in 1997 by the Washington Association of Wine Grape Growers in honor of Dr. Clore's grape research and lifetime achievements in the field of viticulture and enology. During the 1950s, 1960s and 1970s, while a researcher at the Washington State University Irrigated Agriculture Research and Extension Center, Dr. Clore worked with the pioneer grape growers in the state of Washington to foster the rebirth of the wine industry. The Washington Association of Wine Grape Growers, through the Washington Wine Industry Foundation, is offering $500 - $2,000 scholarships(s) to be awarded to student(s) interested in the studies of viticulture and/or enology. For specific guidelines and applications logon to http://washingtonwinefoundation.org/scholarships/.
Washington State Employees Credit Union Scholarship
Washington State Employees Credit Union is pleased to offer financial assistance to students pursuing a higher education. The WSECU scholarship is available for students who are pursuing a two-year, four-year, or graduate degree full-time in the fall of that year. Twenty scholarships of $2,000 each will be awarded to recipients attending a four-year or graduate school and seven scholarships of $1,000 each to students studying at a two-year or vocational school. Applicants must be WSECU members, must attend school full-time, and the degree sought must be the first of its type (first bachelor's, first master's). Scholarship applications will be available in early January online at www.wsecu.org. Applications must be postmarked on or before March 5, annually. NOTE: This scholarship is offered annually, however dates may vary. Please check their website for current open and close dates.
Washington Women In Need Grants
WWIN is a community-supported non-profit organization that provides funding for education and healthcare for women in need in Washington state. The WWIN Education Grant provides assistance for tuition and books at accredited institutions in the state of Washington. The WWIN grant is the last funding source applied to tuition and book expenses, after all federal and private grants and scholarships. This means that women will only be eligible for WWIN funding if other grants and scholarships received do not fully cover costs of tuition and books. The WWIN Education Grant funds up to $5,000 over one year for low income women throughout the state of Washington and applicants are selected based on financial criteria, a balanced distribution among the schools, and the order in which the application was received. In order to apply, women must be enrolled in the school of their choice and have completed the federal financial aid (FAFSA) form. WWIN can fund any level of degree or vocational certification through a bachelor’s degree. In order to receive funding, students must maintain at least a 2.5 grade point average and be eligible for in-state tuition at accredited institutions. Education Assistance grant applications will be available on their website at http://www.wwin.org/. Check their website for quarterly application dates.
Web Content Writing Scholarship Program
Exercisebikereviewer.com is a fitness and health inspiration website helping out the consumers in order to find the best fitness products and accessories for them. This scholarship is applicable for the undergraduate or postgraduate students who have the passion and ability to research and write for the fitness industry. To read more about this scholarship, please visit http://exercisebikereviewer.com/scholarship-program/. The application deadline is December 25, 2016.
Weisblatt Law Firm, LLC $1,000 Scholarship
Everyone at The Weisblatt Law Firm appreciates both the value of an education as well as the need to help others. The escalating costs of education, including tuition, books, and housing, make it difficult for some students and their families to make ends meet. In order to try and make financial issues a little easier, the Weisblatt Law Firm is pleased to offer a $1,000 scholarship. The ability to apply for this scholarship is open to any individual currently enrolled in a college or graduate program, or actively applying to attend one such program in 2017. To apply, applicants must submit a 750+ word essay on the topic listed on their site. The essay topic can be found by visiting http://weisblattlaw.com/the-weisblatt-law-firm-llc-1000-00-scholarship/. The submission deadline is July 15, 2017.
Whitley Law Firm Distracted Driving Prevention Scholarship
The purpose of offering the scholarship is not only to help someone offset the rising costs of college, but also to raise awareness on the issue of distracted driving. The Whitley Law Firm Distracted Driving Prevention Scholarship is open to any current undergraduate, graduate, or law school student, as well as any incoming freshman students who carry at least a 3.0 GPA. To apply you will need to write a 1,000 word essay on your own experiences with distracted driving, provide a current resume, and a current transcript. To read more, please visit http://whitleylawfirm.com/2016-scholarship/. The application deadline is December 31, 2016.
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ZHL Auto Accident Scholarship
Zaner Harden Law is proud to announce our 2016 ZHL Auto Accident Scholarship. As attorneys, they have witnessed the incredible hardships injured people and their families face after a car accident. That's why they have decided to sponsor a scholarship specifically for family members of people who have been injured in an accident and who are seeking a higher education.
Students must be attending college by spring 2017 and have a High School or College GPA of 3.0. They must also have been affected by a car accident, either personally or through a blood-relative. Special consideration will be given to students pursuing a law-related area of study, though it is not requirement. To apply, you will need to complete their application found by visitinghttp://www.zanerhardenlaw.com/denver-auto-accident-lawyer#accident-scholarship. The scholarship deadline is December 30, 2016.
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