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October 2014

The JRC Insurance Group Scholarship

  • Deadline: October 1st, 2014
  • Website: http://www.jrcinsurancegroup.com/scholarship/ 
  • Scholarship Amount: $1,000
  • Description: All applicants must meet the following criteria: Be an undergraduate College or University student at an accredited public or private university, concurrently enrolled for the semester in which he/she applies for the scholarship. Please attach a copy of your unofficial transcript to your email in PDF format for verification. High school seniors may also apply.  Just be sure to include the school you currently attend and your plans for next year. All majors or areas of study may apply. Student must be at least 17 years old. Students may apply once per semester. Immediate family members (children or siblings) of JRC owners/employees are not eligible to apply. Email submissions only. The subject line should read “JRC Scholarship Essay”.  Include student name, email, and phone number. Keep your essay to 1,000 words maximum Student must be attending school in the U.S. Scholarship funds to be used for college related expense(s).

The Peter Leeds Stock Trading Scholarship

  • Deadline: October 1st, 2014
  • Website: http://www.pennystocks.net/stock-trading-scholarship.htm
  • Scholarship Amount: $1,000
  • Description: The Peter Leeds Stock Trading Scholarship provides financial assistance to one student each year who demonstrates knowledge, passion, and a promising future in stock trading or the financial sectors. The scholarship is awarded to the student whose essay best demonstrates these qualities. All applicants must meet the following criteria: Must have a high school diploma at time of application. Must be an American or Canadian citizen. Will be 18 years or older during the fall semester. You may apply if you are 17, but the scholarship will not be paid until you turn 18. Must be a full-time student who is attending or planning to attend an accredited university within the United States or Canada for the fall 2014 semester. Students will be required to provide proof of enrollment in order to claim the scholarship prize.

2014 Legal Leaders of Tomorrow Scholarship

  • Deadline: October 1st, 2014
  • Website: http://www.paralegal411.org/scholarship/
  • Scholarship Amount: $1,000
  • Description: To be eligible for the scholarship, applicants must be: at least 18 years of age. Must be high school or college student pursuing a legal related undergraduate degree or certificate at an accredited college or university. Applicants must be currently enrolled or accepted to an accredited college or university. If you have any questions about your eligibility, you may contact us at scholarship@paralegal411.org. Our scholarship committee will select the winning applicant by November 1st, 2014. The scholarship will be awarded to the applicant with the best essay submission based on the quality of ideas, thoughtfulness, and creativity as judged by the scholarship committee.

IDDBA Scholarship

  • Deadline: October 1st, 2014
  • Website: https://www.iddba.org/scholarships.aspx
  • Scholarship Amount: Up to $1,000
  • Description: The International Dairy Deli Bakery Association (IDDBA) is offering academic scholarships to graduating high school seniors and current or returning college or vocational/technical school students, who are full or part time employees of IDDBA-member companies (must work a minimum of 13 hours per week during the school year). Students must major an academic field of study in a food-related field (such as culinary arts, baking/pastry arts, or food science), business, or marketing program, and have a grade point average of 2.5 or better (may be waived for first-time returning adult students). Students in the last half of the final semester of their degree program at the time of application are not eligible. Previous scholarship recipients are eligible to reapply. A maximum of two scholarships per year, per applicant, may be awarded.

Race Entry Student Scholarship

  • Deadline: October 1st, 2014
  • Website: https://www.raceentry.com/race-to-inspire-scholarship
  • Scholarship Amount: $500
  • Description: Race Entry supports students of all disciplines who pursue self-improvement and enhanced health through race preparation and participation. Many people have different reasons for running in a race. We want to hear & share 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.

AWIB Scholarship

  • Deadline: October 1st, 2014
  • Website:http://www.awib.org/index.cfm?fuseaction=page.viewPage&pageID=811&nodeID=1  
  • Scholarship Amount: $2,500
  • Description: The Asian Women in Business Scholarship encourages and promotes exceptional Asian female students who have demonstrated scholarship, leadership, community service and/ or entrepreneurship. Candidates for the scholarship must be female and of Asian or Pacific Islander ancestry (includes those who can trace their ancestry from Bangladesh, Bhutan, Cambodia, China, India, Indonesia, Japan, Korea, Laos, Malaysia, Mongolia, Myanmar, Nepal, Philippines, Pakistan, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Thailand, or Vietnam), must be U. S. citizens or permanent residents, have a leadership role in a community endeavor, or a record of entrepreneurial achievement, be enrolled full-time in an accredited four-year undergraduate institution in the U. S. at the time of application and award (with at least one semester completed) and have a minimum college GPA of 3.0. Students should complete the AWIB application and provide at least one professional recommendation. The AWIB scholarship award is not need-based.

AES Engineering Scholarship

  • Deadline: October 6th, 2014
  • Website: http://www.aesengineers.com/scholarships.htm
  • Scholarship Amount: $500
  • Description: AES Engineering is pleased to be able to continue offering scholarships to motivated students to help in the furthering of their education. Our belief is that achieving a high grade point average should not be the only criteria for determining who deserves to be helped. For that reason we are offering a scholarship that will be awarded on the basis of character, as determined by evaluated the essays that are submitted. Scholarships are intended for our future leaders across a wide spectrum of fields of study. This award is available to high school seniors and all students attending a post-secondary educational facility. You are not required to be taking Engineering courses to be eligible.

Interior-Deluxe Scholarship Program

  • Deadline: October 15th, 2014
  • Website: http://www.interior-deluxe.com/content/57-scholarship-program
  • Scholarship Amount: $1,500
  • Description: Interior-Deluxe is offering college scholarships for students aspiring to achieve a college education. Having attended college ourselves, we appreciate the difficulty student’s face in financing their education, and we recognize the benefits a college degree can provide. That's why our need-based scholarship rewards students who are looking to better themselves, who have goals and dreams, and who are committed to achieving a college degree. All students who are 16 years of age or older are encouraged to apply for our scholarships. High school students, undergraduate students, master degree students, and adult learners are all encouraged to apply. To apply for the scholarship, he or she must answer four personal, open-ended, and thought-provoking questions. The students whose responses are the most persuasive, compelling, and well-written, as judged by our executive management team will be considered finalists.

The HotelsCheap Scholarship Program

  • Deadline: October 15th, 2014
  • Website: http://www.hotelscheap.org/scholarship
  • Scholarship Amount: $1,500
  • Description: HotelsCheap.org is a leading provider of hotel accommodations worldwide, offering discount reservation services in top destinations like New York City, Las Vegas and Orlando. In addition to featuring the lowest hotel rates on the Internet, HotelsCheap is proud to offer ongoing college scholarship awards for students aspiring to achieve a college education. Having attended college ourselves, we appreciate the difficulty student’s face in financing their education, and we recognize the benefits a college degree can provide. That's why our need-based scholarship rewards students who are looking to better themselves, who have goals and dreams, and who are committed to achieving a college degree. US students who are 16 years of age or older are encouraged to apply for our scholarships. High school students, undergraduate students, master degree students, and adult learners are all encouraged to apply.

The Pelican Water Scholarship

  • Deadline: October 15th, 2014
  • Website: http://www.pelicanwater.com/scholarship.php
  • Scholarship Amount: Up to $3,000
  • Description:  The Pelican Water Scholarship Program is open only to those legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia who are thirteen (13) years of age or older at the time of application and who are currently enrolled (or have been accepted to enroll) in an accredited post-secondary institution of higher learning (e.g. college or university). Current employees, officers, directors and agents of Pelican Water and its related companies and members of their immediate families (defined as spouse, parents, siblings and children) and persons residing at the same address of any of the foregoing persons are not eligible to win. Pelican Water shall determine at its sole discretion whether or not a school is a qualified accredited post-secondary institution of higher learning for purposes of this scholarship program. Without limiting Pelican Water’s discretion, Pelican Water generally will consider any school to be a qualified accredited post-secondary institution of higher learning under this scholarship program if it normally maintains a regular facility and curriculum, normally has a regular enrolled body of pupils or students in attendance at the place where its educational activities are regularly carried on, and is accredited by a nationally recognized accreditation agency.  Void where prohibited.

Fitness Awareness Scholarship

  • Deadline: October 15th, 2014
  • Website: http://www.fitnesssurprise.com/scholarship.html
  • Scholarship Amount: $2,500
  • Description: This scholarship is for ANY future/current student (GRADUATE OR UNDERGRADUATE) that has been accepted to or attends a college, university or post-secondary institution may apply. Also, up to the first 10 applicants of each deadline month (see below) will receive one free Book personally delivered of shipped via USPS (post office) mail.

Goldberg & Osborne’s Don’t Text & Drive Scholarship

  • Deadline: October 15th, 2014
  • Website: http://1800theeagle.com/uncategorized/2014/08/goldberg-osbornes-dont-text-drive-scholarship/ 
  • Scholarship Amount: $1,000
  • Description: We are offering this scholarship as a way of encouraging students to further their education. In addition, we feel it is imperative for drivers to not text and drive. Applicants for the Goldberg & Osborne Don’t Text and Drive College Scholarship must either be attending college or trade school currently or planning to attend college or trade school on or before September 2015.To apply, please complete the required form fields below and click the ‘submit’ button. Goldberg & Osborne employees and their family members are excluded from consideration for this scholarship.

Atlas Shrugged Essay Contest

  • Deadline: October 24th, 2014 at 11:59 PM
  • Website: http://essaycontest.aynrandnovels.org/AtlasShrugged.aspx?theme=blue
  • Scholarship Amount: Up to $10,000
  • Description: Atlas Shrugged Essay Contest is available for students in 12th grade, and for college (undergraduate or graduate) students. Students must select one of three topics and write an essay. Only one entry per student is allowed and must be solely the work of the entrant. The essay must be no fewer than 800 and no more than 1,600 words in length, and double-spaced. The winning applicant will be judged on both style and content. No application is required. The contest is open to students worldwide, except where void or prohibited by law. Employees of the Ayn Rand Institute, its board of directors and their immediate family members and past first-place winners are not eligible for this contest. All entries become the property of the Ayn Rand Institute and will not be returned.

The William Gary Allen Scholarship

  • Deadline: October 31st, 2014
  • Website: http://williamgaryallen.org/category/scholarship/
  • Scholarship Amount: $1,500
  • Description: Criteria for eligibility: student must be enrolled in an accredited university or college in the United States. Have a minimum 3.0 GPA at the time of entry submission. Have full-time student status. Be a United States citizen or permanent resident. Major in or focus on architecture, civil engineering, city planning, environmental services or related fields.

Coca-Cola Scholars Scholarship

  • Deadline: October 31st, 2014
  • Website: http://www.coca-colascholarsfoundation.org/applicants
  • Scholarship Amount: Up to $20,000
  • Description: High school seniors throughout the United States who meet the eligibility requirements may apply each year for one of our four-year, achievement-based scholarships. Students are recognized for their capacity to lead and serve, and their commitment to making a significant impact on their schools and communities. Applicants must be U. S. citizens, U. S. nationals, U. S. permanent residents, temporary Residents (in a legalization program), refugees, asylees, Cuban-Haitian entrants or humanitarian parolees planning to pursue a degree at an accredited U. S. post-secondary institution and must have a minimum 3.00 unweighted GPA at the end of their junior year of high school. The online application for this scholarship will be available by late August. The application asks the applicant to list their grades, school and community activities, and employment, but no essays or additional materials are required. After regional interviews, 150 regional finalists will be named Coca-Cola Scholars. The 150 Coca-Cola Scholars should attend the Scholars Weekend in April, where they meet their peers for a time of inspiration, fun, and camaraderie. Recipients of the scholarship have between 4-10 years to use their full award and may opt to defer all or part of the award within that 10 year timeframe. Children or grandchildren of Coca-Cola employees are not eligible to apply for the scholarship.

The COIT Clean Living Scholarship

  • Deadline: October 31st, 2014
  • Website: http://www.coit.com/scholarship
  • Scholarship Amount: $2,000
  • Description: What’s “clean living” for you? One part of growing up and being in college is learning to take care of your space. Whether that’s figuring out that dishwashing liquid shouldn’t go in a dishwasher, or how to spackle nails holes to keep your deposit, there are million little lessons that we learn about managing our space. Tell us a story about how you take care of yourself and your living space. To be eligible for this scholarship you must be enrolled in either an undergraduate or graduate program at an accredited college or university in the USA or Canada. International students are welcome. One submission per person. Email must include: Full Name, Google + or Tumblr user name, address, phone, school name, GPA, Date of birth, & parent/guardian name (if under 18).

November 2014

National Transport Offers Scholarship to Aspiring and Current College Students
  • Deadline: November 7th, 2014
  • Website: http://www.nationaltransportllc.com/scholarship-program
  •  Scholarship Amount: $1,000
  • Description: National Transport is one of the leading providers within the auto shipping industry. With over 10 years of experience with shipping automobiles from coast to coast, our work has earned us an A+ Accredited rating with the Better Business Bureau. We have transported over 30,000 vehicles on a yearly basis, and have one of the highest customer satisfaction ratings within the car transport business. To be eligible for this scholarship, you must be at least 18 years or older to enter. You must be an American citizen, and either enrolled in or accepted to an undergraduate or graduate program at an accredited University, College or Trade School during the 2014 year.

Fitness Awareness Scholarship

  • Deadline: November 15th, 2014
  • Website: http://www.fitnesssurprise.com/scholarship.html
  • Scholarship Amount: $2,500
  • Description: This scholarship is for ANY future/current student (GRADUATE OR UNDERGRADUATE) that has been accepted to or attends a college, university or post-secondary institution may apply. Also, up to the first 10 applicants of each deadline month (see below) will receive one free Book personally delivered of shipped via USPS (post office) mail.

Soroptimist of Homestead Improving the Lives of Women & Girls

  • Deadline: November 15th, 2014 at 5:00 PM
  • Website: www.sihomestead.com
  •  Scholarship Amount: Varies
  • Description: Each year, SI of Homestead awards our “Live Your Dream Award” education & training awards for women, who have the courage and determination to turn their lives around. This award gives women who are the primary financial support for their family the financial resources they need to further their education. It helps them improve their education through vocational/skills training programs or an undergraduate degree program. For further information contact Mary Jane Trent scholarships@sihomestead.com or sti3@att.net.

National Transport Offers Scholarship to Aspiring and Current College Students

  • Deadline: November 7th, 2014
  • Website: http://www.nationaltransportllc.com/scholarship-program
  • Scholarship Amount: $1,000
  • Description: National Transport is one of the leading providers within the auto shipping industry. With over 10 years of experience with shipping automobiles from coast to coast, our work has earned us an A+ Accredited rating with the Better Business Bureau. We have transported over 30,000 vehicles on a yearly basis, and have one of the highest customer satisfaction ratings within the car transport business. To be eligible for this scholarship, you must be at least 18 years or older to enter. You must be an American citizen, and either enrolled in or accepted to an undergraduate or graduate program at an accredited University, College or Trade School during the 2014 year.

Scholarship Program: Rewarding Students Who Will Make the United States Better

  • Deadline: November 21st, 2014 at 12:00 PM
  • Website: http://geediting.com/about/scholarship-program/
  •  Scholarship Amount: $1,500
  • Description: To be eligible for this scholarship, you must meet the following criteria: A full-time student (minimum 12 semester units) at an accredited university in the United States. Maintain a cumulative Grade Point Average (GPA) of at least 3.5. A citizen of the United States, or have a valid green card. Applicants have to submit the entry to info@geediting.com and include name, university and contact details.

Foundation for Global Scholars Scholarship

  • Deadline: November 21st, 2014 at 12:00 PM
  • Website: http://foundationforglobalscholars.org/overview/ 
  •  Scholarship Amount: $2,000
  • Description: The FGS will award scholarships three times annually (for fall, winter, and spring/summer study abroad programs) to U. S. citizens studying abroad to enable students to obtain an international experience. Applicants must be enrolled in a US undergraduate, graduate, or professional degree program and have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5. Students who are from underrepresented populations in international education are a priority. The application requires an essay. The scholarships are: Foundation for Global General Scholarship, STA Travel Scholar Award, Financial Need Scholarship, STEM Scholarship, Ethnically Diverse Student Scholarship, and Veterans Scholarship. The STA Travel Scholar Award requires an academic major at their home university in one of the following: Photography, Film or Art, Travel and Tourism, or Foreign Language and must provide the contact details of an academic reference. For the STEM scholarship, the applicant must be majoring in a Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics discipline. For the Ethnically Diverse Student Scholarship, the applicant must self-identify as an ethnic minority, not ‘White, not of Hispanic Origin’. For the Veterans scholarship, the applicant must be a U. S. military veteran who has honorably served in one of the five military branches. The essay portion of the application is the most scrutinized piece of the application. FGS will post scholarship recipients on their Facebook page and on the website

Win $1,500 for College

  • Deadline: November 21st, 2014 at 5:00 PM
  • Website: http://www.centurylinkdeals.com/internet-scholarship.html
  •  Scholarship Amount: $1,500
  • Description: To be eligible for this scholarship, you must meet the following criteria: All applicants must be U.S citizens or permanent legal residents of the United States. All applicants must be enrolled during the 2014-15 academic year on a full-time basis and in good academic standing at an accredited two-year or four-year college or university or in an accredited graduate school program who will continue such full-time enrollment throughout the entire 2014-2015 academic year.

Italia Rail Scholarship Program

December 2014

Look Twice, Save A Life Scholarship
  • Deadline: December 1st, 2014
  • Website: http://www.insuranceproviders.com/look-twice-save-a-life-scholarship  
  •  Scholarship Amount: $1,000
  • Description: InsuranceProviders.com is proud to introduce a new scholarship promoting motorcycle safety among students. Scholarship applicants must fulfill the following criteria: Be a current college student or anyone planning on attending college (or another form of higher education) in the upcoming school year. Student must have a valid driver’s license.

Giva Scholarship

  • Deadline: December 1st, 2014
  • Website: http://www.givainc.com/scholarships/
  • Scholarship Amount: $1,000
  • Description: All students, regardless of major, currently attending a college or university degree program either full or part-time are eligible and encouraged to apply. The award is for school tuition so the scholarship check will be written out to the student's educational institution. Giva employees, family relatives and vendors are not eligible.


Rosenfeld Injury Lawyers’ Single Mother Scholarship

  • Deadline: December 5th, 2014
  • Website: http://www.rosenfeldinjurylawyers.com/articles/single-mother-scholarship/
  •  Scholarship Amount: $2,500
  • Description: Rosenfeld Injury Lawyers believes in the empowerment of single mothers through education. Education has the power to open doors for single mothers and even their children. Having a degree or certification can enable a woman to expand her lifetime earning potential, increase her gross income, and provide her with better job opportunities. Scholarship applicants must fulfill the following criteria: Enrollment in an accredited high school, college or university in the U.S. Must be a mother who is attending school. Maintain a cumulative Grade Point Average (GPA) of a minimum of 3.0.

2014 Savvy Saver Scholarship

  • Deadline: December 15th, 2014
  • Website: http://www.offers.com/scholarship/ 
  •  Scholarship Amount: $2,500
  • Description: Offers.com knows how important it is for college students to keep a close eye on their spending. It's tough to eat Ramen all week so you have enough money to pay your bills and still go out on Saturday night. We want to know how students learned to be smart with their money. Eligibility requirements for applicants are: must be US Citizen or Permanent Resident, At least 18 years old and attending college at an accredited 2-year or 4-year college or university in the United States. Just one entry per applicant.

Internet and Education Scholarship

  • Deadline: December 15th, 2014
  • Website: http://www.attsavings.com/scholarship/rules
  •  Scholarship Amount: $1,000
  • Description: Applicant must be a U.S. Citizen or Permanent Legal Resident of the United States. Employees of All Home Connections, its parents, affiliates and subsidiaries, participating advertising and promotion agencies, and prize suppliers (and members of their immediate family and/or those living in the same household of each such employee) are not eligible. Incoming freshman: Applicant must be a current student and have a cumulative high school grade point average of at least 2.5 on a 4-point scale and must have taken either the ACT or SAT test. Applicant must also be a high school or home school senior graduating or earning a GED between August 1, 2014 and July 31, 2015 and will be attending an accredited college or university by Spring semester 2015. Current freshman, sophomores, juniors, seniors and graduate students: Applicant must have a cumulative college grade point average of at least 2.5 on a 4-point scale, and be enrolled full-time at an accredited college or university between August 1, 2014 and July 31, 2015.

Fitness Awareness Scholarship

  • Deadline: December 15th, 2014
  • Website: http://www.fitnesssurprise.com/scholarship.html
  • Scholarship Amount: $2,500
  • Description: This scholarship is for ANY future/current student (GRADUATE OR UNDERGRADUATE) that has been accepted to or attends a college, university or post-secondary institution may apply. Also, up to the first 10 applicants of each deadline month (see below) will receive one free Book personally delivered of shipped via USPS (post office) mail.

 

MySolo401k.net Scholarship

  • Deadline: December 15th, 2014
  • Website: http://www.mysolo401k.net/benefits-using-401k-to-fund-business-franchise-scholarship.html
  •  Scholarship Amount: $1,000
  • Description: MySolo401k.net respects your desire for privacy and is committed to maintaining the confidentiality of your personal information. By using this website, you consent to the collection, storage, use and disclosure of your personal information as described in the MySolo401k.net Privacy Policy. If you do not agree to these terms and conditions, please do not use this website. By submitting a scholarship entry, you transfer to MySolo401k.net all rights and ownership of submitted content, regardless of whether your entry is selected as a winner. MySolo401k.net reserves the right to publish submitted work at the conclusion of the entry period in any manner MySolo401k.net sees fit. Selection of winning submissions is entirely at the discretion of MySolo401k.net. The winner will be contacted by MySolo401k.net via the email address used for submission. The winner will be confirmed ONLY after providing proof of enrollment in the form of a copy of a tuition bill OR letter of proof from the accredited United States university, college or trade school at which the winner is enrolled. Upon confirmation of enrollment, the winner will be publicly announced on MySolo401k.net, and MySolo401k.net will mail check to the winner.

Mhelpdesk Scholarship

  • Deadline date: The deadline is December 15, 2014.
  • Website: http://mhelpdesk.com/scholarship/
  • Scholarship Amount: $1,500
  • Description: This contest is open only to citizens and legal residents of the United States over the age of 13. Entrants must be enrolled as a high school senior, or a student enrolled in any undergraduate or graduate college program. We will affirmatively verify the eligibility of the winning entrant, and he or she will have to sign an affidavit confirming eligibility

Farzad Family Law Scholarship

  • Deadline: December 15th, 2014
  • Website: http://farzadlaw.com/farzad-family-law-scholarship/
  • Scholarship Amount: $3,000
  • Description: This scholarship is available to all pre-law and law students who are currently admitted to and attending an undergraduate degree program in pre-law at an accredited American university or college or are admitted to and attending a state accredited law school.

 

Nate's American Made Store American History Scholarship

  • Deadline: December 24th, 2014 at 11:59 PM
  • Website: http://www.natesamericanmadestore.com/americans-working-scholarship/
  •  Scholarship Amount: $500
  • Description: Eligibility requirements for applicants are: must be currently residing in the United States, must be a currently enrolled full-time in college or alumni. Student must provide the address of the college's Financial Aid Office. Student must provide college student identification number. All decisions we make are final and are not subject to appeal. Before the Prize will be awarded, all information submitted in the application email will be verified. If ANY false or misleading information is submitted on the official entry, the student will be disqualified without notification to the student. Only one entry per student.

Dialed Web Design College Scholarship

  • Deadline: December 31st, 2014
  • Website: http://www.dialedwebdesign.com
  •  Scholarship Amount: $500
  • Description: Eligibility Requirements for applicants:
    - Major career interest: Any award may be used for any undergraduate or graduate stud.
    - Award may be used at: Two-year college or Four-year college.
    - Accreditation: School must be accredited.
    - Application Requirements: Transcript.
    - Applicant must demonstrate: Academic achievement.
    - Additional information: Minimum 3.0 GPA.
    - Winners notified 30 days after scholarship deadline.

ACLS Medical Training Scholarship Program

  • Deadline: December 31st, 2014
  • Website: http://www.aclsmedicaltraining.com/scholarship/
  • Scholarship Amount: $1,000
  • Description: Any college student is eligible to apply. Preference to those currently enrolled in a nationally accredited: Nursing school, Medical school, Pharmacy school, Dental school, Respiratory therapy program, Paramedic program or Emergency medical technician program. Must not be an employee of or immediately related to any employee of ACLS Medical Training.

ACLS Recertification Healthcare Training Scholarship Plan

  • Deadline: December 31st, 2014
  • Website: http://www.aclsrecertification.com/scholarship
  • Scholarship Amount: $2,000
  • Description: Any college student is eligible to apply. Preference to those currently enrolled in a nationally accredited: Dental School, Emergency Medical Technician Program, Medical College, Nursing School, Paramedic Program, Pharmacy College, and Respiratory Therapy Program. Applicant must not be an employee of or immediately related to any employee of ACLS Medical Training.

ADT Protect Your Home Scholarship

  • Deadline: December 31st, 2014
  • Website: http://homesecurity.io/scholarship 
  • Scholarship Amount: $500
  • Description: Interested applicants must be currently enrolled at a college/university or be enrolling in the upcoming semester. Applicant must be a U.S. Citizen or permanent legal resident of the U.S. Scholarship recipient will receive a one-time $500 scholarship that is made payable to the student’s approved college/university and mailed directly to the designated college/university. Interested students should write a 400-600 word essay, on how mobile technology has been used in education and how it could improve education/classes for future students.

The Achieve Today Scholarship Fund

  • Deadline: December 31st, 2014
  • Website: http://www.achievetoday.com/what_we_do/scholarships
  • Scholarship Amount: Up to $10,000
  • Description: Achieve has a mission to help individuals “awaken their greatness” through personal coaching and education. During individual coaching sessions, Achieve students have the opportunity to learn life-changing principals such as the Law of Attraction, raising frequency, the power of gratitude, and changing the way they think. Achieve has been able to work miracles in the lives of their students and is excited to help college students become clear, live fulfilled, and Achieve more. There is no age requirement and any current student of an accredited US university or college is welcome to apply. In addition, current students of the Achieve coaching program are eligible to apply. The scholarship award will be sent directly to the financial aid or accounting office of the winning candidates’ institution.

Earn a $500 College Scholarship

  • Deadline: December 31st, 2014
  • Website: http://www.home-alarms.ca/scholarship
  • Scholarship Amount: $500
  • Description: As a new technology emerges, it directly impacts a variety of fields and industries. Home security technology, for example, now features things like ADT Pulse- which provides complete home automation and remote monitoring control via tablets, smartphones and other mobile devices. Regarding future advancements, how do you expect home security technology to develop over the next 10 years? How will these features promote home security protection and better society as a whole? Interested students should write a 500-700 word essay. Submit essay as a word document attachment that includes your name and email to scholarship@wireless-home-alarms.com. Interested applicants must be currently enrolled at a college/university or be enrolling in the upcoming semester.

Influence Print Award for Design Excellence

  • Deadline: December 31st, 2014
  • Website: http://www.influenceprint.com/design-scholarship-2014/
  • Scholarship Amount: $1,000
  • Description: Scholarships will be awarded annually. The current number of scholarship awards: 1 each year. To apply for the scholarship, applicant must be a U.S. Citizen or Permanent Legal Resident of the United States and may not be an associate (employee) of any division of Influence Print.
    Incoming Freshmen: You must be a current student, have a cumulative high school grade point average (GPA) of at least 2.5 on a 4-point scale and have taken either the ACT or SAT test. If you’re an incoming freshmen from high school, you need to graduate or earn your GED between August 1st and November 1st. We can only give the scholarship to you if you’re going to be enrolled full-time as a freshman in an accredited 2-year or 4-year college or university for the Fall 2014 semester.
    Current Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors and Seniors: You must have a cumulative college grade point average (GPA) of at least 2.5 on a 4-point scale and be enrolled full-time at an accredited two-year or four-year college or university during the 2014/2015 school year.
    Graduate Students: You must be enrolled in or accepted to an accredited graduate-level program during the 2014/2015 school year. If currently enrolled, you must be in good standing with a GPA over 3.0 on a 4-point scale.

Fly High Scholarship

  • Deadline date: December 31, 2014
  • Website: http://www.flightnetwork.com/pages/scholarship
  • Scholarship Amount: $1,000
  •  Description: To qualify for this scholarship, students must be a Canadian/American citizen or hold a valid student Visa and currently enrolled in a Canadian OR American University OR College program for the 2014/2015 school year with a cumulative GPA of 3.0. Students must submit a 500-1000 word essay about a travel related experience or topic. The winning essay will be featured on the FlightNetwork blog and will also secure the winner a onetime scholarship of $1000.

 

Graduate Programs Foundation Pre-Grad Scholarship

  • Deadline date: September 30 and December 31, 2014
  • Website: http://www.graduateprograms.com/pre-grad-registration/
  • Scholarship Amount $1,000
  • Description: Applicant must be a current junior or senior undergraduate at an accredited institution or recent college graduate who is thinking of applying to graduate school. The applicant is required to enter the basic information and include your Statement of Purpose.

 

Graduate Programs Foundation Graduate School Scholarship

  • Deadline date: September 30 and December 31, 2014
  • Website: http://www.graduateprograms.com/scholarship/
  • Scholarship Amount: $1,000
  • Description: To qualify, you must be a current graduate student, OR have completed grad school within the last 5 years. All you have to do is enter is leave a rating & review about your graduate program.

 

The Value of Community

  • Deadline date: December 31, 2014 and January 1, 2015. 
  • Website: http://www.autonationnissandelray.com/west-palm-beach-scholarship.htm
  • Scholarship Amount: $1,000
  •  Description: Applicants must be enrolled at a qualifying two-year or four-year college in the United States. Must be a current or former resident of the West Palm Beach area. Must be a legal resident of the United States or hold a valid student visa.

 

Homeinsurance scholarship

  • Deadline date: December 31, 2014

 Description: All applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent legal residents of the United States. Students be either: (1) a high school or home school senior graduating or earning a GED between August 1, 2014, and July 1, 2015, who enrolled as a freshman at a two-year or four-year college or university in fall 2014, or (2) a student enrolled during the 2014-15 academic year on a full-time basis and in good academic standing at an accredited two-year or four-year college or university or in an accredited graduate school program.

YEAR ROUND VARIES

LA Tutors 123 Innovation Scholarship 2014
  • Deadline: No later than 11:59 pm PST on the 20th of each month. The submission window closes starting the 21st and will reopen on the 1st at 8:00 a.m.
  • Website: http://www.latutors123.com/scholarship#application
  • Scholarship Amount: $500
  • Description: To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must currently be enrolled as a high school or college/university student within the United States. Must have a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0 (or the equivalent). Must be an American citizen, permanent resident, or hold a valid student visa. Must have designed an innovative project that makes a difference in the lives of others (This could be a website, series of blogs, an app, fundraising event, etc.). Must submit an essay describing the goal of the particular project and provide supporting documentation. The essay, idea, or creation must be the applicant’s original work. Current LA Tutors 123 employees or their immediate family members are not eligible to apply. Please read additional criteria listed above.

International Student Scholarship

  • Deadline: Varies
  • Website: https://discover.utoledo.edu/
  • Scholarship Amount: $9,120
  • Description: The University of Toledo’s International Student Scholarship is offered to new undergraduate international students who are entering the university as an adult, transfer, or directly from high school who have a minimum grade point average of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale. The scholarship covers the out of state surcharge, valued at $9,120 for the 2013-14 academic year. Students must be academically admissible to receive this award. This scholarship is limited to full-time, non-immigrant F1 visa holders. The scholarship is renewable and requires the student to maintain a 3.0 GPA and the successful completion of 30 credit hours each academic year. Students are eligible for this award until they earn an undergraduate degree, but must do so within 8 semesters over a maximum of four consecutive years. A completed international undergraduate application for admission, all required transcripts, and official passing TOEFL report (if taken) must be postmarked by the application priority deadline for the term of application. Students who apply for intensive English language study in the American Language Institute (ALI) at The University of Toledo and students who meet the academic requirement but are referred to the ALI will be eligible for this award upon the successful completion of the ALI program. This scholarship will not be applied to the out of state fees associated with the ALI. This scholarship cannot be combined with other awards offered from the Office of Undergraduate Admission.

Army ROTC Scholarships – Two-Year Scholarship

  • Deadline: Varies
  • Website: http://www.goarmy.com/rotc/college-students/two-year-scholarships.html
  • Scholarship Amount: Varies 
  • Description:  If you're interested in enrolling in Army ROTC and you are in college, you can start by taking an Army ROTC basic elective course. If you have at least two or more years remaining toward your undergraduate degree but not enough time to complete the Basic Course, you can enter the Army ROTC Advanced Course by completing the Leader's Training Course held at Fort Knox, Kentucky, during the summer.  Talk to your campus Military Science department about other ways to join Army ROTC and incentives available, including opportunities to compete for two-, three-, or four-year scholarships.

Army ROTC Scholarships – Three-Year Scholarship

  • Deadline: Varies
  • Website: http://www.goarmy.com/rotc/college-students/two-year-scholarships.html
  • Scholarship Amount: Varies 
  • Description:  If you're interested in enrolling in Army ROTC and you are in college, you can start by taking an Army ROTC basic elective course. If you have at least two or more years remaining toward your undergraduate degree but not enough time to complete the Basic Course, you can enter the Army ROTC Advanced Course by completing the Leader's Training Course held at Fort Knox, Kentucky, during the summer.  Talk to your campus Military Science department about other ways to join Army ROTC and incentives available, including opportunities to compete for two-, three-, or four-year scholarships.

Iraq and Afghanistan Service Grant

Alvin Cox Memorial Scholarship

  • Deadline: Applications are accepted year-round, on a rolling basis.
  • Website: http://www.alvincoxmemorial.com
  • Scholarship Amount: Varies
  • Description: Applicants should create a fund raising campaign on the Indiegogo website, a company that assists with raising funds for a great variety of business, charity or personal endeavors. The applicant should insert a YouTube video of themself discussing their college goals and life ambitions, as well as what makes them deserving of the scholarship. Once the campaign is created, the applicant will return to the website and submit the link so it may be viewed. Each month, the company will feature a new campaign on the website and make a donation. The applicant may send a link to the video to friends, family or anyone who could help them by viewing the video and voting for the video. Applicant must either be enrolled, or have been accepted to enroll in an accredited college or university during the fall semester of 2013. High school students who will be enrolled in dual credit courses that require out of pocket expenses are also eligible to apply. All students may apply regardless of their race, nationality or financial status.

American Harlequin Dance Scholarship

  • Deadline: Applications are accepted year-round, on a rolling basis.
  • Website: http://www.harlequinfloors.com/us/en/dance-area/dance-scholarship.html
  • Scholarship Amount: Up to $5,000
  • Description: American Harlequin established this scholarship program to provide better opportunities for young people pursuing performing arts careers. The American Harlequin Scholarship program will be conducted now on TheWorldDances.com. Students must register to submit a YouTube dance video. Each month in 2013, four winners who submit dance videos on TheWorldDances.com will win $250 each to put toward their dance dreams. The winner videos will be the two videos receiving the most and second most number of votes and two videos chosen by a panel of judges. A video submitted in one month’s contest can be resubmitted in a subsequent contest, unless it is a winning video in any prior month.  Only residents of the 50 United States and Canada are eligible to win the contest.

Southern Scholarship Foundation

  • Deadline: Applications are accepted year-round, on a rolling basis.
  • Website: http://www.southernscholarship.org/2012-04-14-17-37-51/how-to-apply.html
  • Scholarship Amount: Varies
  • Description: There is NO deadline for application submission. However, you are encouraged to submit your completed application online early in order to have a greater chance of receiving a scholarship. Financial Need — all applicants must demonstrate financial need by filing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). After processing, you must send a copy of the Student Aid Report (SAR), Part 1, pages 1-7, to the Southern Scholarship Foundation office. If printing from the web, send us the "Print Summary" and "SAR Transactions" sections. SSF uses the Student Aid Report (SAR) in determining financial need. An Estimated Family Contribution (EFC) of 07500 ($7500) is typically the maximum allowed at SSF. However, if your EFC exceeds 07500 and you have extenuating circumstances, please include a "Financial Need" statement and explanation as well as the previous year's tax return for your parent/guardian. You may still qualify for the scholarship. High GPA — Applicants must have at least a 3.0 GPA (unweighted). A majority of our current residents are Bright Future's recipients and enter with a GPA well over the minimum required. Outstanding Character — Applicants must demonstrate excellent character by submitting an essay and providing character references. Applicants must send three letters of recommendation (addressed to the Southern Scholarship Foundation). Letters should include information regarding the academic ability, character, family background, and financial status of the applicant. Employers, ministers, principals, teachers, counselors, and civic leaders are possible references. We look for young adults who are involved in the community, have worked, and still maintain a high GPA. Family, friends, other students, peers and co-workers are not eligible to be used as references. Motivation — with the community based scholarship program we facilitate, the most successful residents are highly motivated to contribute to the cooperative-living atmosphere of Southern Scholarship Foundation. This is demonstrated through the awards and activities list submitted by all applicants. Acceptance to University — we must have a copy of the official acceptance letter from FSU, UF, FAMU, FGCU, TCC or SFCC.

Hayek Fund

  • Deadline: Applications are accepted year-round, on a rolling basis.
  • Website: http://www.theihs.org/hayek-fund,http://www.theihs.org/friedman-faculty-fund
  • Scholarship Amount: Up to $5,000
  • Description: The Hayek fund awards grants to aspiring academics pursuing liberty-advancing careers and educational initiatives that go beyond standard curricula. The Hayek fund includes two distinct award categories: Hayek Fund for Scholars and Friedman Faculty Fund. Hayek Fund for Scholars provides career development grants for students and untenured scholars to cover travel, application fees, conference fees, and other career-related expenses. Eligible career-advancing activities include: presentations at academic or professional conferences, travel to academic job interviews on a campus or at professional/academic conferences, travel to archives or libraries for research, participation in career-development or enhancing seminars, distribution of a published article to colleagues in your field, and submission of unpublished manuscripts to journals or book publishers among others. Hayek Fund awards are not given for conference attendance alone. Funding will only be considered for individuals presenting a paper or interviewing for a job at a conference. The Friedman Faculty Fund awards grants to full-time faculty and teaching fellows for education-enhancement activities designed to engage undergraduate and master's students with the ideas of liberty, beyond the classroom. Eligible activities include reading groups, class trips, guest lectures, seminars, debates, movie viewings and discussions, developing new courses, among others. Awards are only granted for future activities. The application should include an essay. Award: Hayek Fund for Scholars: up to $750, Friedman Faculty Fund: up to $5,000.

Hayek Fund for Future Scholars

  • Deadline: Applications are accepted year-round, on a rolling basis.
  • Website: http://www.theihs.org/hayek-fund-future-scholars
  • Scholarship Amount: Up to $300 and up to $150 for retroactive reimbursement.
  • Description: HFFS funding is dedicated to offsetting application costs so that you can afford to increase the number of applications you submit. Eligible students are undergraduates and recent graduates applying for a full-time doctorate program to start in the 2013-14 academic year who demonstrate interest in individual and economic freedom, and strong academic potential. At this time only individuals applying for Ph.D. programs in the U.S. in humanities-related studies will be eligible for application fee reimbursement.

WISP, Inc. Scholarship

  • Deadline: Applications are accepted year-round, on a rolling basis.
  • Website: http://www.wispinc.org
  • Scholarship Amount: $2,000
  • Description: WISP, Inc. has the mission to enhance efforts to end domestic violence by offering access to higher education. The primary programs of WISP, Inc. are:
    Women’s Independence Scholarship Program (WISP)
    To be eligible to apply for this scholarship, the applicant must be a woman who is a direct survivor of intimate partner abuse, be currently attending (or thinking about attending school ) at a 2 or 4-year college, a technical institute, or a training school,  be a citizen or legal resident of the United States, demonstrates a critical need for financial assistance, has a definite plan to use the desired training to upgrade skills for career advancement, to train for a new career field, or to enter or reenter the job market, and has sought services from a non-profit, domestic violence agency for a minimum of 6 consecutive months, and this agency is willing act as sponsor by mentoring and providing support to the student throughout her educational experience. Scholarship recipients must achieve and maintain a minimum 2.75 GPA to remain in the program. Special consideration will be given to those interested in using their education to further the rights of, and options for, women and girls. Funds to assist with expenses for graduate school are limited. Support is available for full or part-time students interested in attending accredited programs at educational institutions. Preference will be given to state supported community colleges, colleges or universities. Applications are accepted on a continuous basis, but should be submitted no later than 2 months before the start date of the program to be attended. Scholarship is renewable. A typed statement responding to some questions, sponsorship agreement form, and letters of recommendation are required.

Florida Bright Futures Scholarship

  • Deadline: Prior to high school graduation
  • Website: http://www.floridastudentfinancialaid.org/SSFAD/bf
  • Scholarship Amount: Varies
  • Description: The Florida Bright Futures Scholarship program establishes three lottery-funded scholarships to reward Florida high school graduates for high academic achievement and is Florida’s largest merit-based scholarship program. It is comprised of the following three awards: Florida Academic Scholars (FAS) award, including Academic Top Scholars (ATS) award, Florida Medallion Scholars (FMS) award, and Florida Gold Seal Vocational Scholars (GSV) award. Each award level has its own academic requirements, award amounts and funding length. Applicant should be a Florida resident and a U.S. citizen or eligible non-citizen, and meet specific coursework and minimum grade point average (GPA) and test scores requirements. All initial applicants must meet the community service requirement. To be considered, students must submit a completed Initial Student Florida Financial Aid Application (FFAA) during their senior year of high school (after December 1st and prior to graduation). Students graduating mid-year must submit the completed FFAA by August 31st of their graduation year (prior to the spring term enrolled). Submission of a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is no longer required; however, students are encouraged to submit the FAFSA to learn of potential eligibility for additional state and federal aid. Eligible students may only receive Bright Futures award funding at eligible Florida postsecondary institutions. Students who receive funding during the academic year (fall through spring) are automatically evaluated for renewal at the end of the spring term. Students may choose to enroll and receive Bright Futures funding for only one term during the academic year. Bright Futures Scholarship recipients who graduate with a baccalaureate degree in the 2010-11 academic year or after, in seven semesters or fewer and who wish to pursue graduate study, may apply the unused portion of their FAS or FMS award toward one semester of graduate study. You may apply for 2014-15 Bright Futures for 2014 graduates, beginning December 1, 2013.

TEACH Grant

  • Deadline: Varies
  • Website: Contact the Financial Aid Office at the college where you will be enrolled to find out if they will participate in the TEACH Grant Program
  • Scholarship Amount: $4,000
  • Description: The Inheritance of Hope Legacy Scholarship is awarded to a college-bound high school senior who is living with a terminally ill parent and who demonstrates a compelling personal and financial need, a strong sense of family, and collegiate promise. The Inheritance of Hope Legacy Scholarship is open only to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia. Applicants should record a video of themselves of no more than 5 minutes answering three questions, and complete and submit the online application form, including the video entry. Entry must be submitted in English, be the entrant’s original creation, be true and verifiable and created solely by entrant. A letter must be received from a doctor verifying that the parent has been diagnosed with a terminal illness.

THE NEW SCHOOL For Public Engagement Competition

  • Deadline: Applications are accepted year-round, on a rolling basis
  • Website: http://www.finishatthenewschool.com/?utm_source=email&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=pecemail#sthash.mLm5MpIm.dpuf
  • Scholarship Amount: Varies
  • Description: Open to adult and transfer students that want to begin their academic studies or resume unfinished studies at The New School for Public Engagement. Only those who have applied and have been accepted to a New School for Public Engagement undergraduate degree program are eligible. Winners are expected to start their undergraduate program at The New School for Public Engagement in the fall of 2014. PRIZES: One full- and one partial-tuition scholarship for a bachelor's degree at The New School for Public Engagement. CHALLENGE: 3 multiple-choice question sets “Tell your story” video-case Short motivation statement.

Varsity Tutors Scholarship Contest Description

  • Deadline: Monthly
  • Website: http://www.varsitytutors.com/college-scholarship
  • Scholarship Amount: $1,000
  • Description: Varsity Tutors holds a monthly $1,000 college scholarship contest where students must write an essay in response to a monthly prompt. Visitors to the Varsity Tutors scholarship webpage are able to vote via social media for submitted entries. The top five entries with the most votes are reviewed by Varsity Tutors at the end of the month and one winner is subsequently chosen to receive the $1,000 college scholarship.

 GMR Transcription Services, Inc.

  • Deadline: Ongoing quarterly on March 15th, June 15th, September 15th, and December 15th, 2014
  • Website: http://www.gmrtranscription.com/academictranscription.aspx
  • Scholarship Amount: $500
  • Description: GMR Transcription is a leading transcription services company that transcribes voice recordings for academic, business, legal, non-profit and other organizations. GMR also offers translation services from Spanish to English, English to Spanish, English to Mandarin and Mandarin to English, interpretation services and court reporting services. Over 6,300 GMR Transcription clients have been served by over 200 trained independent contracted transcribers. Applicants must be enrolled in a college/university and use college email address to register.

BrickHouse Security’s Scholarship Program

  • Deadline: Applications are accepted year-round, on a rolling basis
  • Website: http://www.brickhousesecurity.com/category/company+info/scholarship.do
  • Scholarship Amount: Up to $10,000
  • Description: In order to qualify for this scholarship you need to confirm that you are a U.S. Citizen or permanent resident. You maintain a mailing address in the United States and are willing to provide it to BrickHouse Security. You acknowledge that BrickHouse Security has made no representation as to the tax consequences or legal ramifications of your acceptance of any scholarship and you have not relied on the same. You understand that accepting financial aid in the form of a scholarship may potentially affect my child’s ability to receive state or federal financial aid. Also, applicant need to provide High School Graduate or Current College Student and a minimum 3.0 Cumulative High School GPA.

Jane M. Klausman Women in Business Scholarship

  • Deadline: Contact local club - Generally in April/May
  • Website: http://www.zonta.org/WhatWeDo/InternationalPrograms/JaneMKlausmanWomenInBusinessScholarship.aspx  
  • Scholarship Amount: Up to $7,000
  • Description: The Jane M. Klausman Women in Business Scholarship program scholarships are awarded to women undertaking business studies that have demonstrated outstanding potential in the field, have demonstrated initiative, ambition and commitment to a career in business, and have achieved an outstanding academic record. The scholarship helps women to pursue an undergraduate or master’s degrees in business or business related program at an accredited college or university (should be in at least the second year of an undergraduate degree through the final year of a Master’s program). The scholarships may be used at any university, college or institute offering accredited courses and degrees. Online students are also eligible. The program operates at the Zonta club, district and international levels. To apply, students should contact the nearest Zonta club.  Zonta Clubs in Miami are: Greater Miami I, and Miami Lakes Area. The Zonta International Jane M. Klausman Women in Business Scholarship Committee selects twelve international recipients from the district applicants. Members and employees of Zonta are not eligible to apply for the scholarships. Previous scholarship winners may not apply to renew the scholarship. Applicants should write an essay, describing their academic and professional goals, the relevance of their program to the business field, and how the Zonta International Jane M. Klausman Women in Business Scholarship will assist them in reaching their goals. Two recommendation letters, one from a faculty member and another from one employer, supervisor or academic advisor and verification of enrollment from the university or college are required.

Cliffside Malibu 2014 Scholarship Program

  • Deadline: Ongoing
  • Website: http://student-scholarships.cliffsidemalibu.com
  • Scholarship Amount: Up to $8,500
  • Description: This scholarship offers students of many different interests and majors to participate. It is open to all students including high school seniors, undergraduate students as well as graduate students. Submit your application for review. Be as detailed as possible in your submission to increase the likelihood of being chosen for participation.

The Health Professions Scholarship Program (HPSP)

  • Deadline: Scholarships are awarded on a rolling basis
  • Website: http://www.med.navy.mil/sites/nmpdc/Accessions/Pages/HPSP-FAP.aspx
  • Scholarship Amount: : Up to 4 years of tuition and additional school costs covered
  • Description: Armed Forces Health Professions Scholarship Program (HPSP) provides tuition assistance and a monthly stipend for students attending or planning to attend school to become physicians, dentists, podiatrists, optometrists, or clinical psychologists. Applicants should be accepted to or enrolled in an AMA or AOA school of medicine, in an ADA school of dentistry, or in an accredited Optometry school or be in their first year of didactic education for a Ph.D. or PsyD degree in clinical psychology from an APA accredited school. Students should be U. S. citizens and should be physically qualified to join the Navy’s active duty team as commissioned officers after graduation, with a minimum of three years on active duty. Students must not have reached the age of 42 at the time of entry on to active duty following completion of their education. Applications are accepted throughout the year at any time, but the best time to apply for a four year scholarship is the fall before the year the applicant plans to attend professional school. The scholarship pays all educationally required school fees, books, supplies, and equipment, and provide recipients with a monthly stipend.

YEAR 2015

January 2015

American Bullion Scholarship
  • Deadline: January 1st , 2015
  • Website: http://www.americanbullion.com/scholarship/
  • Scholarship Amount: Up to $500
  • Description: The American Bullion Financial Education Scholarship is offered to current high school and college students. Ten scholarships are awarded every year. Winning submissions are selected by a team of executives at American Bullion. Scholarship essay must be a minimum of 500 words, maximum of 2,000 words. Applicant must be currently enrolled at an accredited high school, college, or university within the United States. Applicant must be a legal resident of the United States or hold a valid U.S. student visa. One submission per person, per year.

Asian Heritage Law School Scholarship

  • Deadline date: January 12, 2015
  • Website: http://www.infinlaw.com/scholarship/
  • Scholarship Amount: $1,000
  •  Description: To qualify for this scholarship, recipient must be a U.S. citizen or otherwise authorized to work in the United States. Is accepted, and will be attending their first year of law school in the fall of the same year following the application. Academic achievement as reflected by an undergraduate cumulative minimum 3.0 GPA. Recipient must be of Asian heritage with at least one parent of Asian ancestry.

The Levin Firm Scholarship

  • Deadline: January 1st , 2015
  • Website: http://www.levininjuryfirm.com/scholarship/
  • Scholarship Amount: $1,000
  • Description: Applications should be emailed to levinandzeigerscholarship@gmail.com. Applicants should include their name, address and phone number. Applicants should include a link to their Facebook profile so that we may confirm their identity and school enrollment. The applicant should state where they are currently attending or planning to attend school in the body of their submission email. No additional information should be included.

 

JFK Profile in Courage Essay Contest

  • Deadline: January 5th, 2015
  • Website: http://www.jfklibrary.org/Education/Profile-in-Courage-Essay-Contest/Eligibility-and-Requirements.aspx
  • Scholarship Amount: Varies
  • Description: The contest is open to United States high school students in grades nine through twelve attending public, private, parochial, or home schools; U.S. students under the age of twenty enrolled in a high school correspondence/GED program in any of the fifty states, the District of Columbia, or the U.S. territories; and U.S. citizens attending schools overseas. Past winners and finalists are not eligible to participate. Employees of John Hancock Financial Services and members of their families are not eligible to participate.

March 2015

Structured Settlement Career Planning Scholarship
  • Deadline: March 1st , 2015
  • Website: http://paymaster.co/structured-settlement-career-scholarship/
  • Scholarship Amount: $1,000
  • Description: This scholarship is open to students enrolled in at least 6 units at a two year college, trade school, or four year college; a minimum 3.3 GPA; at least 18 years of age.

Plumbersstock Scholarship

  • Deadline: March 31 , 2015
  • Website: www.plumbersstock.com/page/scholarship/
  • Scholarship Amount: $3,000
  • Description: Applicants must be students attending currently or enrolled in upcoming school semester. This is a unique scholarship contest that is being offered to an elite group of students studying in the select fields of Plumbing, HVAC, Sprinkler, and/or Irrigation. The contest is designed to help students gain real-world application experience while practicing their skills and abilities.

April 2015

College Networking Scholarship
  • Deadline: April 25th, 2015
  • Website: http://paymaster.co/paymasterco-career-planning-scholarship/
  • Scholarship Amount: $500
  • Description: This scholarship is open to students enrolled in at least 6 units at a two year college, trade school, or four year college; a minimum 3.3 GPA; at least 18 years of age.

May 2015

The Drive to Learn Scholarship
  • Deadline: May 1st , 2015
  • Website: http://www.shiftins.com/automobile/car-insurance-program.aspx
  • Scholarship Amount: $1,000
  • Description: This scholarship is open any resident of the fifty United States, the U.S. Territories, the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico who are thirteen (13) years of age or older at the time of application and who are currently enrolled in a U.S. accredited, post-secondary institution of higher learning (college, university, or trade school). Current employees, officers, directors and agents of Sponsor and its related companies and members of their immediate families (defined as spouses, parents, siblings and children) and persons residing at the same address are not eligible to win. Void where prohibited. No purchase of any kind is necessary.

June 2015

Blaze Wifi Rural Scholarship
  • Deadline: June 1st , 2015 at 9:00 PM
  • Website: http://www.blazewifi.com/scholarship
  • Scholarship Amount: $500
  • Description: This is open only to college-bound HS seniors and students enrolled full-time in an undergraduate or graduate level degree program at a college or university located in the United States. You can apply for the Blaze Wi-Fi Scholarship for Rural Students if you meet the following criteria: You are a United States citizen or a permanent legal resident of the U.S. You are (1) a full-time student enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate-level degree program at an accredited college or university or (2) a high school senior planning to attend college in Fall 2014. You have a current grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 or higher. You are NOT an employee of or related to an employee of Blaze Wi-Fi.

Protect Your Bed Scholarship

 

July 2015

Goedeker's Appliances Annual College Book Scholarship
  • Deadline: July 15th, 2015
  • Website: http://www.goedekers.com/college-scholarship
  • Scholarship Amount: $500
  • Description: Any student that is enrolled in an accredited college is eligible to participate. This includes any grade level, freshman to senior; undergrad and graduate alike are eligible. Even if you are a transfer student, non-traditional student, studying abroad, or taking classes online, you can enter. Any major or field of study is acceptable. High school seniors that are enrolled in an accredited college, either for a dual credit program or for the upcoming semester, are eligible to enter as well. You must either be enrolled for the spring 2015 or registered for the fall 2015 semester. Being enrolled in summer classes does not make you eligible to enter.

Law Scholarship 2015

  • Deadline: July 15th, 2015
  • Website: http://www.consoleandhollawell.com/law-scholarship-2015/
  • Scholarship Amount: $1,000
  • Description: All applicants must be currently pursuing a law related degree, have a high school diploma or GED, and currently hold a 3.0 or higher GPA. Be a US citizen.

Scholarship RN to BSN Online Program

  • Deadline: July 31th, 2015
  • Website: http://www.rntobsnonlineprogram.com/scholarship-program/
  • Scholarship Amount: $500
  • Description: To be eligible for this scholarship applicant must be at least 18 years old. Applicant must be currently attending a college or university, or will be attending in the fall of 2015. Applicant must have a min. of 3.0 GPA based on the previous school year’s academic performance.

October 2015

Financial Success for Single Mothers Scholarship
  • Deadline: October 1st , 2015
  • Website: http://paymaster.co/financial-success-single-mothers-scholarship/
  • Scholarship Amount: $750
  • Description: This scholarship is open a single mother enrolled in at least 6 units at a two year college, trade school, four year college, or graduate school; a minimum 2.3 college G.P.A; at least 18 years of age.

Financial Growth for LGBTQ Scholarship

  • Deadline: October 15th, 2015
  • Website: http://paymaster.co/financial-success-single-mothers-scholarship/
  • Scholarship Amount: $750
  • Description: This scholarship is open to a student who identifies as LGBTQ and is enrolled in at least 6 units at a two year college, trade school, four year college, or graduate school; a minimum 2.3 college G.P.A; at least 18 years of age.

November 2015

Yottabyte Innovations in Software Scholarship

  • Deadline date: The deadline is November 15, 2014.
  • Website: http://www.yottabyte.com/scholarship/innovations-software-scholarship/
  • Scholarship Amount: $1,000
  • Description: Applicants must be an undergraduate or graduate student studying software programming, engineering or technology at an accredited university in the US. Must have a minimum 3.0 GPA. Student must submit a copy of their undergraduate transcript and an essay.

 




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