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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, 2017.
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.
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 March 31, 2017.
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.
The BHW Group is happy to offer the Women in STEM scholarship again this year. This $3,000 scholarship is open to women who are pursuing an undergraduate or master's degree and are majoring in science, technology, engineering, or mathematics during the 2017 school year. To apply, you will need to complete a 500- to 800-word essay on the topic found by visiting https://thebhwgroup.com/scholarship. The application deadline is April 15, 2017.
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 June 15, 2017.
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 May 31, 2017.
Boling Rice, LLC $1,000 Scholarship
The 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 three different yearly scholarship to help students meet their financial needs.
This law firm has multiple offices and is offering three different scholarships. To apply, an applicant must write an essay based on a specific topic. The essay topics and information on how to submit the essay can be found by visiting their different sites: http://www.bolingriceatlanta.com/scholarship/, http://www.bolingricealpharetta.com/scholarship/, and http://www.bolingricecumming.com/scholarship/ . The application deadlines are August 31, 2017.
Brian Zeiger Scholarship
The rising cost of obtaining a college education has made it increasingly difficult for many students and families to realize their dreams of earning a college degree. As an attorney, Brian Zeiger understands the value of education as well as the financial strain that being a student can often entail. In an effort to help students meet their financial needs, The Zeiger Firm is pleased to offer a $1,000 scholarship to each winner of the biannual Brian Zeiger college scholarship essay contest.
In order to participate in the contest, prospective applicants must be currently enrolled in an accredited United States college or university or planning to attend one in the 2016-17 academic year. Applicants should submit a 500-word essay answering the question found on their site, http://brianzeiger.com/scholarship/. The application deadline is April 10, 2017.
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 June 30, 2017.
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 2017 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, 2017.
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, 2017.
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.
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 June 15, 2017.
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.
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.
David J. Crouse & Associates Washington Family Scholarship
Serving Spokane County for over 20 years, David J. Crouse and Associates have worked with thousands of families. This year, they are offering our first David J. Crouse & Associates Washington Family Scholarship in order to be even more a part of thecommunity and family that supports students who are residents of Washington state. One scholarship of $2,000 is awarded to a graduating high school student. One scholarship of $2,000 is awarded to an existing college student. While this is a one-time scholarship, prior winners may re-apply for the college scholarship.
This scholarship will be awarded annually to a graduating student of any Washington high school, and also one college student (which can be any college in the United States) who is a Washington state resident. To apply, please visit https://crouselawgroup.com/scholarship/. The application deadline is June 1, 2017.
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.
Devconhomesecurity Annual Scholarship
Devconhomesecurity is offering a $2,500 scholarship to the winner of an essay contest. Applicants must be enrolled full-time at an accredited college or university and must have a minimum 3.0 GPA. Applicant must be a US citizen or permanent resident and at least 18 years old. This scholarship is merit based, requires an essay submission, and the winning applicant will receive $2,500 dollars towards their cost of education. For additional information and to apply, go to http://devconhomesecurity.com/scholarship. The application deadline is August 15, annually.
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 May 31, 2017.
Dolman Law Group Video Essay Contest
Clearwater auto accident attorneys at the Dolman Law Group understand the value of education. After all, their attorneys have earned an undergraduate degree and successfully completed a rigorous juris doctorate program during law school. They understand that college can place a tremendous financial strain on both students and their families. As a result, they are offering a $1,100 bi-annual scholarship to a current or prospective college student. The scholarship will be awarded to the winner of our essay contest.
An eligible applicant must be currently attending or planning to attend in the 2016-17 year, in good academic standings with their current institution, and have parent permission if under the age of 18. In order to participate in the essay contest, applicants must present a 2- 3-minute video essay on the topic listed on their site, https://www.dolmanlaw.com/Scholarship/. The application deadline is March 31, 2017.
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.
Edna Myers Scholarship
The Edna Myers scholarship is offered by the P.E.O. Chapter FK located in Richland, Washington. This scholarship is open to women attending WSU Tri-Cities, Columbia Basin College, or Heritage University. An eligible applicant must be a citizen or legal permanent resident of the U.S. and must have already completed at least one year of college level courses and have a minimum sophomore classification. This application can be downloaded from https://www.columbiabasin.edu/Modules/ShowDocument.aspx?documentid=4089. The application deadline is April 1, annually.
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 March 31, 2017.
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.
Excellence in Agriculture Scholarship Program
The Washington State Potato Foundation is excited to once again offer the Excellence in Agriculture Scholarship Program. This program will be awarding multiple scholarships with awards ranging from $500 to $5,000 per academic year. The Excellence in Agriculture (EA) Scholarship Program is open to graduate school, college and trade school students in the Washington and Oregon potato growing regions. If you are pursuing a degree that will benefit agriculture, this scholarship is for you. For a full list of eligibility requirements or to apply, please visit http://www.potatofoundation.org/scholarship-application-for-2017-18.html. The application deadline is March 25, 2017.
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 https://www.fabrielelaw.com/the-fabriele-disability-awareness-scholarship.html, for more information on how to apply. The application deadline in May 31, 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 2017scholarship 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 March 31, 2017.
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.
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 1, 2018.
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 July 20, 2017.
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.
GM Women’s Retail Network Drive to Succeed Scholarship
The GM Women’s Retail Network (WRN) Drive to Succeed Scholarship Program is offered to help increase the number of women pursuing careers as a general, executive, or departmental manager; or, an owner/operator of an automotive dealership. A limited number of scholarships will be awarded for the 2017 academic year in amounts up to $5,000. To be eligible, you must be female, possess a high school diploma or GED, show proof of enrollment in fall 2017, be a U.S. Citizen or have the ability to accept permanent employment in the U.S., be enrolled full-time in a program that offers certification in the automotive retail field or be currently employed at an automotive dealership and enrolled in an educational institution that offers formal programs or certifications that advance your career within automotive retail. More information as well as the application can be found online at http://www.gmsac.com/. The application deadline is April 14, 2017.
Good Shepherd Medical Center Auxiliary Scholarship
This scholarship is offered to students who have completed at least one successful year of study in the field of medicine at a college or university. Scholarships will be awarded contingent upon acceptance into a medical program. Qualified applicants must be from the area served by Good Shepherd Health Care System. Applications are available at the Good Shepherd Medical Center Gift Shop, or by calling the Director of Volunteer Services at 541-667-3690, or downloaded from https://www.columbiabasin.edu/Modules/ShowDocument.aspx?documentid=4889. College transcripts must accompany the completed application. Applications must be delivered to the Gift Shop or mailed to the Scholarship Committee by April 28, 2017.
HALO Branded Solutions Scholarship
As the nation's leading distributor of promotional products, HALO Branded Solutions seeks to support the next generation of marketing leaders and innovators through their college scholarship contest. They’re looking for students who demonstrate creativity, a passion for marketing, and a commitment to excellence. Three prizes will be awarded: 1st place: $1,500, 2nd place: $1,000 and 3rd place: $500.
An eligible applicant must be enrolled or accepted in to a full-time undergraduate program at an accredited U.S. university, be legal U.S. residents aged 18 or older at the time of application, and not be employed by the company. To apply, please visit https://www.halo.com/scholarship-contest.aspx. The application deadline is May 1, 2017.
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/.
Hooked To Books Scholarship 2017
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 – 2,000 words 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, 2017.
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.
Howard Preston Scholarship Award
The Columbia Section of the American Society of Civil Engineers invites applications for the Howard Preston Scholarship Award. The purpose of the scholarship is to promote excellence and professionalism in the field of Civil Engineering. Student Eligibility requirements are: Enrolled in Civil Engineering with a minimum of junior status or be a graduate student in Civil Engineering in an ABET accredited college or university in the United States of America and be a US Citizen. Applicants must also have parents residing in or have graduated from high school located within the following Columbia Section boundaries of Washington: Counties of Yakima, Klickitat, Benton, Franklin, Walla Walla, and Columbia, or Oregon: Counties of Morrow, Umatilla, Union and Wallowa, or have been residents of one of the counties listed above for at least two years, and have an overall GPA of 2.5 or higher based on a 4.0 scale or equivalent. The scholarship will provide financial support for the student's educational expenses. Scholarships to be awarded will range from $1000 to $2000. The application can be downloaded from https://www.columbiabasin.edu/Modules/ShowDocument.aspx?documentid=4895. The application must be received back by the donor no later than April 17, 2017.
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 June 15, 2017.
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 31, 2017.
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.
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.
The Lawntrepreneur Scholarship
The Lawntrepreneur Scholarship is a way of giving back to the up and coming young entrepreneurs. The donor is looking for someone that's caught the entrepreneurial bug and needs a little help funding their dream. Whether you started your own lawn care business in high school or have an idea for a revolutionary new app, tell them what makes you passionate about business.
To apply, send a copy of your transcript, updated resume, and a 500-700- word essay explaining to them what makes you passionate about business. Email your submission to email@example.com with a subject line of “LawnStarter Lawntrepreneur Scholarship”. For more information about this $1,000 scholarship opportunity, please visit https://www.lawnstarter.com/seattle-wa-lawn-care#scholarship. The application must be received by August 20, 2017.
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/2016-2017-scholarship/2017-scholarship/. The application deadline is May 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 June 15, 2017.
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Mahin and Saifulla Salemy High School Scientific Scholarship
Plastic surgery is the branch of scientific medicine that is dedicated to the reconstruction and repair of the body. It can correct deformities that are a result of accidents, birth defects, or illness, in addition to improving overall aesthetics of the body. Not only is it a science, but plastic surgery is also an art that helps individuals increase their confidence, this is why Shahram Salemy, MD FACS is proud to offer this scholarship. This opportunity open to high school seniors in the United States who have been accepted to and will attend college (either 4-year or community) in the United States, and have an interest in the sciences. Please visit, https://www.drsalemy.com/scholarship. The application deadline May 31, 2017.
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.
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.
Medical Assistant Degrees Healthcare Scholarship 2017
Medical Assistant Degrees offer two $500 scholarships each year in June and December. These scholarships are not limited to students who are currently enrolled in a medical assistant program and if you have the passion and drive to begin a career in healthcare, then maybe you could be their next winner. 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 deadlines are June 30 and December 31, 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.
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 fall 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 July 1, 2017.
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 Association of Women in Construction
The purpose of the Tri-Cities WA chapter #192 National Association of Women in Construction Scholarship is to promote and enhance the construction industry through granting scholarship assistance to students pursuing a career in the construction industry. It is their policy to grant equal consideration to all applicants without regard to race, color, sex, religion, disability, age, or national origin. To be eligible, a student must be pursuing a career in a construction-related field. The scholarship application can be downloaded from http://tricityplancenter.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/NAWIC-2017-Scholarship.pdf. The application deadline is April 17, 2017
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 June 15, 2017.
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.
Northwest Journalists of Color scholarships
For nearly 30 years, the Northwest Journalists of Color have coordinated scholarships for
aspiring journalists. The NJC’s members belong to the Asian American Journalists Association (AAJA), the Seattle Association of Black Journalists (SABJ), the National Association of Hispanic Journalists (NAHJ) and the Native American Journalists Association (NAJA). You do not need to identify as a student of color to apply for this scholarship. Strong preference will be given to applicants who demonstrate an understanding of and commitment to the importance of diverse cultural backgrounds and experiences in newsrooms.
You are eligible to apply if you are on the path to graduating from or have graduated from a Washington state high school and are attending a public or private college in Washington State. For more information, please visit https://docs.google.com/document/d/1SGhzBcet93twGA3LwvPysYLIZaFhEU6716yGrToZ7yY/edit.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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.
Pointe Pest Control Scholarship
Pointe Pest Control is again offering a $750 scholarship to a Washington state high school senior or college freshman. This scholarship is primarily judged on a financial need basis but does not exclude achievement standards. An eligible applicant must submit a completed application, a copy of his/her student aid report from FAFSA, a current transcript, and although not required, letters of recommendation are encouraged. To apply, please visit http://pointepest.com/washington-scholarship-application/. The application deadline is April 29, 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 email@example.com 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.
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, 2017.
Race Entry Student Scholarship
Race Entry is an online race registration company that supports students of all disciplines who pursue self-improvement and enhanced health through race preparation and participation. Annually, Race Entry is offering a $500 scholarship to the winner of our annual “Race to Inspire” essay contest. Many people have different reasons for running in a race and that is why they want to hear your inspiring story.
Participants must be able to verify enrollment for college at an accredited university inside the USA during the fall semester of the same year the essay is submitted. Whether you ran a 5K, 10K, half marathon, or marathon, write a short essay explaining what inspired you to run, what challenges you faced, and what you learned through the experience. Prepare an essay sharing your race story between 1,000 and 2,000 words in length. Send your essay to firstname.lastname@example.org with “Race to Inspire – Scholarship” in the subject line. You can read more online at https://www.raceentry.com/race-to-inspire-scholarship. The application deadline is August 15, 2017.
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 April 30, 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, 2017.
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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, annually.
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/scholarships. The application deadlines are July 15, 2017.
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 30, 2017.
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.
The Slickdeals Student Scholarship Program
To further support their tradition and mission of helping college students save, Slickdeals is offering two scholarships for the winter/spring 2017 quarter/semester (or equivalent term). Each scholarship award is a value of up to $5,000 for use in connection with tuition, fees, books, supplies and equipment required by each winner's university. If you're a deal-savvy student currently attending a college or university, or if you will be attending in fall 2017, you should apply for the Slickdeals Saves U! Scholarship Program.
An eligible applicant must be a U.S. citizen or otherwise legally residing in the U.S., be at least 17 years of age, have a minimum GPA of 3.0, and be currently registered for a full-time undergraduate program at an accredited university in the U.S. To apply, please visit http://slickdeals.net/scholarships/. The application deadline is April 30, 2017.
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.
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, 2017.
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.
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 twice-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 August 1, 2017.
Timberhill Dental Community Star Scholarship
Dr. Kurt Black, the founder of Timberhill Dental, is a strong advocate of staying active in the local community. He is passionate about volunteering and frequently partners with local companies and leaders to better the community including the Assistance League of Corvallis and NW Medical Teams. In this spirit of community support, he has created the Timberhill Dental Community Star Scholarship program.
An eligible applicant must be able to provide proof of legal U.S. residency, be enrolled or planning to enroll for the 2017-18 academic year, and submit a 500 – 700- word essay. For a full list of rules and to see the essay topic, please visit http://www.timberhilldental.com/community-star-scholarship/. The application deadline is June 1, 2017.
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 has been extended to March 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.
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 16, 2017.
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 June 1, 2017.
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.
Viking Mergers’ Entrepreneur Endorsement Scholarship
Viking Merger & Acquisitions understands the importance of small and local businesses. They are excited to see the new ideas of the future entrepreneurs, but they know starting a business can be financially straining. Tack on the cost of education, and the financial burden grows even further. Viking wants to inspire the next generation of entrepreneurs and foster small business growth in America. That’s why they’ve created the Entrepreneur Endorsement Scholarship.
Those applying need to be able to demonstrate an interest in entrepreneurship. Demonstration can include majoring in business, currently operating a side business while in college, being involved in a family business, or being involved in an activity that will support your business/career goals of entrepreneurship. As part of the application process, you’ll need to explain how your major, business, or extracurricular activities express your interest in entrepreneurship.
For a full list of rules or to apply, please visit http://www.vikingmergers.com/scholarships/. The scholarship award is for $1,000. The application deadline is May 1, 2017
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.
WalletHacks $1,000 Financial Freedom Scholarship
Wallet Hacks is a personal finance blog that shares the money hacks, shortcuts, and cheat codes to getting ahead financially and in life. All applicants must be actively enrolled at an accredited two- or four-year college or university in the United States and Canada on a full-time basis for the 2017-2018 academic year. To enter, please submit an essay of at least 1,000 words but not more than 2,000 words on the topic found by visiting https://wallethacks.com/scholarship/. The application deadline is August 1, 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 Business and Professional Women’s Foundation Education Scholarship
This foundation offers several scholarships ranging from $500 to $1,000. Eligibility requirements include: female students who are U.S. Citizens and residents of Washington State for one or more years who can demonstrate scholastic ability and are in need of financial assistance. Students must be accepted into a program or course of study at an accredited school in Washington State or enrolled in online accredited program accepted as a Washington State Education institution. Copies of transcripts must be submitted. Applications can be found online at http://bpwwafoundation.org/apply-for-a-scholarship/. Application deadline is May 1, 2017.
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 April 23, 2017.
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.
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