CORRECTIONS OFFICER ERIC J. WILLIAMS SCHOLARSHIP FUND
The Eric J. Williams Scholarship Fund was established shortly after the death of Federal Corrections Officer Eric J. Williams, who was killed in the line of duty at United States Penitentiary at Canaan, Pennsylvania, on February 25, 2013. The mission of this scholarship fund has been to award scholarships across our country to students enrolled in either criminal justice programs or police academy programs.
The scholarship fund also sponsors the Eric Williams Race for Justice. As an interim measure “between” races”, the national race committee, through the scholarship fund, is calling for essays which will be reviewed by an independent college professor and his/her appointed assistants, resulting in choosing two winners, one in each specified category. Each winner will receive a Seven hundred and Fifty dollar scholarship award from the scholarship fund.
QUALIFIED PARTICIPANTS: Participants must be entered in a college program, and be:
Students enrolled in a college level Criminal Justice/law enforcement program
A student enrolled in a college level program who is the child of a law enforcement officer from any branch of law enforcement.
FOCUS OF THE ESSAY:
For the student of a Criminal Justice/law enforcement program, the essay should be titled “ What will I be able to contribute to my profession”
For the child of an officer, the essay should be entitled “What impact has my parent’s law enforcement career had on me.”
LENGTH OF ESSAY: One page, single spaced, size 12 font.
DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION: December 1, 2015
DATE SCHOLARSHIPS WILL BE AWARDED: December 15, 2015
MAIL ESSAYS TO: Eric Williams Race for Justice, P.O. Box 164, Nanticoke, Pa. 18634
OR: E Mail essays to email@example.com
Proof of enrollment will be required to receive the award. Winner’s essays will be posted on website.
Include a cover letter with contact information, relationship to law enforcement (student, child of which branch), permission to post your essay on our website (optional), current or intended school
Face book: Eric Williams Race for Justice Website: http//ericwilliamsracefo.wix.com/raceforjustice
Petkey.org is a worldwide lost & found pet recovery database. We have been helping animal lovers find their lost ones for over 12 years through our pet microchip registry & lookup and lost pet recovery database. Additionally, we have detailed information on our site regarding pet ownership, adoption, animal microchips, and dog training.
We are excited to offer one excellent student a $500 scholarship.
Contest Rules and Requirements
Applicants must have over a 3.0 GPA
Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents of the United States
Submissions must be sent by July 22nd. Winner will be notified August 26th.
Must be (or planning on being) a full-time student at an accredited institute of higher education. You must provide an official statement verifying your enrollment. This can be done through your school’s registrar.
Include your name and contact information in your email submission
Submissions must be emailed to Austin@petkey.org. Subject line: “Entry for Petkey Scholarship” For more details you can click on the following link http://petkey.org/scholarship/
The Jack Kent Cooke Foundation
The Jack Kent Cooke Foundation, which helps high-achieving low-income students reach their full potential through education, is inviting applications for its College Scholarship Program.
Scholarship recipients will be awarded as much as $40,000 a year for four years for tuition, books, living expenses, and other required fees. Up to forty spaces are available to high-achieving high school seniors with financial need who seek to attend the nation’s best four-year colleges and universities. In addition to financial support, the program provides an on-staff adviser to help students transition to college and maximize their campus experiences, a network of scholars, and opportunities students might not otherwise have, such as funding for internships, study abroad, and graduate study.
To be eligible, applicants must plan to graduate from a United States high school in spring 2015 and enroll in an accredited four-year college in fall 2015, demonstrate unmet financial need. and earn a cumulative, unweighted GPA of 3.5 or above, and a SAT combined math and critical reading score of 1200 or above or an ACT composite score of 26 or above.
Potential King’s College students can go to http://www.jkcf.org/scholarship-programs/college-scholarship/ for additional information.
Abry Brothers Scholarship
Deadline: Fall Deadline - August 31, 2015; Spring Deadline - January 31, 2016
Scholarship Amount: $200
Description: Abry Brothers has been in the foundation repair business for over 175 years, since 1840. Through six generations, we continue our dedication to excellence, which has allowed us to become the leader in our industry. Our ability to recognize home safety hazards through foundation problems has allowed us to be ambassadors in home safety. To continue to spread the importance of health and safety in your home, we have establish the Abry Brothers Scholarship Program to support education. The scholarship, for the sum of $200, is for any qualifying students pursuing a degree from an accredited College or University. The scholarship is granted for the Spring and Fall Term, and each winner may reapply on an annual basis. Applicants must apply online, by writing an essay and submitting your application form by visiting www.abrybros.com
The infoparrot Scholarship of Academic Excellence
Infoparrot is glad to announce that it has launched its scholarship program for 2015. The winners of the scholarship will receive $1,250 for their educational expenses for the academic year. As Infoparrot believes in sharing resources, it has a strong focus on giving back to the community. For more information go to http://www.infoparrot.com/the-infoparrot-scholarship/
Submit your application within 11:59PM EST, December 31, 2015
North American Van Lines Logistic Scholarship
North American Van Lines is committed to supporting the community as well as the growth and development of the moving services and logistics industries. We believe education is the best way to ensure our industry has qualified professionals for years to come.
Because of this belief, we are proud to announce our first annual Logistics Scholarship contest. Five lucky qualified entrants will each win a $1,000 scholarship towards their degree in logistics or supply chain management at the college or university of their choice. For more information click on the following link http://www.northamerican.com/scholarship.
All applications must be complete and submitted by the deadline September, 1st 2015.
How To Start A Blog Online $500 Scholarship For U.S. Students
Starting from 2015, How To Start A Blog Online offers a one-time $500 scholarship to one talented writer who is a student in any U.S. university, graduate program, community college or trade school. U.S. citizens and non-U.S. citizens are eligible to apply. For more information click on the following link http://howtostartablogonline.net/scholarship/
Deadline is December 9, 2015, 11:59pm pst
Berskhire Hathaway HomeServices
HOW HAS THE AMERICAN DREAM OF HOME OWNERSHIP INFLUENCED YOU?
Helping families achieve the American Dream of home ownership has been a core philosophy of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Georgia Properties. Home ownership has been linked to better-educated children, stronger communities, job creation, and many other benefits.
Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Georgia Properties wants to hear from the next generation of homeowners about their experience of growing up in a home they could call their own, their dream of one day owning a home, or their volunteer experience in the community. To help encourage young people to think critically about this particular facet of the American Dream, Georgia Properties will be awarding a $1,000 scholarship to a high school student and a $1,000 scholarship to a college student who best personifies this dream. For more information click on the following link http://www.bhhsgeorgia.com/american-dream-scholarship.aspx Deadline date is October 16,2015
The ClickMinded Digital Marketing Scholarship
A $1,000 Online Marketing Scholarship
The ClickMinded Digital Marketing Scholarship is a highly competitive award for those interested in online marketing. It's available for high school and college undergraduate students who are passionate about digital marketing. Students applying must submit the URL of the website they're working on, as well as a 500 - 1,000 word essay on why they started their website and why they’re interested in learning digital marketing. The website can be about any topic the student is passionate about. For more information click on the following linkhttp://www.clickminded.com/#/scholarship/1/ The deadline to apply for this scholarship is December 15th, 2015.
Distracted Driver Awareness Scholarship
Distracted driving is one of the leading causes for car accidents involving people 27 and under and it is easily avoided. Our goal is to raise awareness of the perils of distracted driving, especially for young drivers. Here is the webpage with all the information. http://www.neilburnslaw.com/distracted-driver-awareness-scholarship/ Applications due August 15th 2015
2015 Annual Julie Johnson Law Scholarship
This is a new $500.00 scholarship for students. Students must be currently enrolled in an accredited college in the US or are planning to matriculate in the fall of 2015. Applicant must be a female. Video essay topic " What most inspired you to pursue a career in Law? ". After we receive the submissions, we will review them and choose a winner based on the quality of their essay. Among the factors we will consider in choosing a winner are the applicant’s creativity, originality, and potential for success in the legal field. Submissions should be between 1 to 3 minutes in length. Scholarship Details: http://www.juliejohnsonlaw.com/scholarship/ Submission deadline: Sep-01-2015
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Access 3 million scholarships offering up to $18 billion
2015 Youth Noise Scholarship
We would like to announce 2015 Youth Noise Scholarship. This is a fresh $1000 scholarship award open to students who are currently enrolled in a high school, college, university, or trade school and are encouraged to submit their video application. Student Scholarship Details: http://www.youthnoise.com/scholarship-program. Submit your scholarship application to: firstname.lastname@example.org Submission deadline: 21st-Nov-2015
TicketCity Annual College Scholarship Program
TicketCity loves college sports. From the first tailgate party of football season to the final round of March Madness, we can’t get enough of it. Focus is almost always on the student-athletes, but we know it wouldn’t be the same without the support of the student-fans. Every school has its own unique traditions and we want to hear why those traditions are so special to you.
Essay Subject Options
Describe why sporting events are important to the culture of a university.
What college sporting event has had a major impact on your life and why?
What is your favorite game-day tradition at your University and why? We’ll select one entrant to receive $3,000 to go toward any academic needs he or she may have. We’ll also feature the winner’s essay and picture or video on our site. Scholarship applications will begin again on January 19th, with a deadline of November 11th, 2015
Towel Supercenter is offering a $500 essay scholarship All the information is right here: https://www.towelsupercenter.com/scholarship.html
Scholarship #1: Submission Deadline - June 15 Announcement of Winner: July 15
Scholarship #2: Submission Deadline - October 31 Announcement of Winner: November 30
GoodCall is running a $2,500 scholarship that is open to all undergraduate and graduate students. The deadline for this award is July 31, 2015. Students should write a 400-500 word personal statement detailing an important decision they've made in their life. This award is also open in the Fall / Winter time frame with a December 31 deadline. Students can apply for this scholarship at http://www.goodcall.com/scholarship/
Sterling Law Offices, S.C. Student Scholarship
Our scholarship is a $1,000, annual scholarship. Full time students with a 3.0 GPA are eligible and encouraged to apply. There is a scholarship component to the application. The application, along with all of the details of the scholarship, can be found here: http://www.sterlinglawyers.com/locations/#tab-5 Although the deadline is at the end of the June, this is an annual scholarship. Therefore, starting on July 1st, we will begin taking applications once again for a scholarship to be awarded next year.
Branson Shows Inspired Scholarship
Essay topic for our annual scholarship is, “How (*Enter Your Show*) Inspired Me to Realize My Dreams.” Don’t be afraid to be creative or let your personality shine! We want to hear your unique voice! You may include a short personal statement at the end of your essay if preferred, but it is not a requirement. In the event that you have not seen a Branson Show, you may research and use your creativity
For more information on this scholarship click on the following link http://www.bransonshowtickets.com/scholarship/ deadline date is October 15, 2015
The Law Offices of Mark L. Horwitz, P.A
The Law Offices of Mark L. Horwitz, P.A. is offering a $1,000 scholarships to incoming first-year students and 1st, 2nd, and 3rd year college students.
You can see more information about our scholarship at:http://www.mlhorwitzlaw.com/Intake-Form-IV.shtml Deadline date is August 15, 2015
Clubs Of America Scholarship
http://www.greatclubs.com/scholarship-award-for-career-success.asp Our award is for $1,000 and is reviewed yearly in September. Our yearly date is August 31st
2015 STSTravel Scholarship
STSTravel would like to hear about your best marketing plan for reaching todays college student. The contest requires you to create a 3-5 minute video presenting your plan to market vacations to college students.Scholarship Details: http://www.ststravel.com/scholarship Submit your scholarship application to: email@example.com Submission deadline: November 20, 2015
Attorney Greg Baumgartner Annual Scholarship
We are pleased to offer a $1000 scholarship to a student who is paying their way through college without financial assistance from their parents. All information necessary to apply for the scholarship can be found at: http://www.texas-truckaccidentlawyer.com/scholarship/ The deadline to apply this year is December 31, 2015.
2015 Boling Rice, LLC $1,000 Scholarship competition
Our next scholarship competition is scheduled for 2016. Here are the due dates: All submissions must be received by January 15, 2016
For more details, visit http://www.bolingriceatlanta.com/scholarship
Federal Tax Id for Business Students
https://federal-tax-id-number.com/scholarship/ Deadline is August 31st, 2015
Please visit our scholarship page https://www.apartmentlist.com/scholarship for all the details. The deadlines are June 1st and December 1st.
Advanced Direct Security
http://www.safefromthestart.org/scholarship Deadline date 12/31/2015
A Better America Scholarship Program 2015
• Currently enrolled at an accredited university in the United States.
• A citizen of the United States, or have a valid green card.
• International students studying in the United States are eligible, but they will have to demonstrate their intention to stay in the country after graduation and see through their change-making agenda.All the information about the 2015 scholarship can be found on our website, with full entry, prize and deadline details -https://geediting.com/about/scholarship-program/
The deadline for the 2015 scholarship is 31 December 2015
The Zeiger Firm
We are pleased to announce that The Zeiger Firm is offering a $1,000.00 college scholarship to the winner of our essay competition. All students who plan on pursuing a course of study at a college or university for the school year of 2015-2016 are encouraged to apply for this exciting opportunity. Click here to view our eligibility requirements: http://brianzeiger.com/scholarship/ Deadline date is 8/15/15
SLAC Scholarship - $500 – 1 Award (Deadline: September 15, 2015)
Applications can be found by going to: http://www.scholarshipguidance.com/scholarship_slac_scholarship_8941.php...
Chalik & Chalik Law Offices
We are currently offering an annual scholarship to reward those who have survived cancer or another serious medical condition and are currently seeking a higher education. The scholarship is open to undergraduate, graduate, and law school students who fit the scholarships requirements. Deadline is August 1st of each fall semester. All the scholarship information can be found on our http://www.chaliklaw.com/
Single Parent Students Scholarships
Drug Lawsuit Source understands the challenges of single parents raising children and attending school at the same time. Your commitment to education is a great way to improve your life and to teach your kids important life lessons about goal setting, perseverance, and the importance of education.
If you are the child of a single parent attending school, you will want to let your mother or father know about this great opportunity to help with their tuition payments. Make sure they apply today. Applications for our Single Parent Scholarship will be accepted by e-mail only: For more information on this scholarship click on the following link http://www.druglawsuitsource.com/single-parent-scholarship-2015/
Apply by e-mail only at firstname.lastname@example.org. The deadline to apply is November 1, 2015
The Belltown Spine & Wellness Scholarship
For years, Belltown Spine & Wellness has been committed to providing care and comfort to the community. Now, we want to help in a slightly different way: A $1000 scholarship for one promising student. For more information click on the following link http://belltownchiro.com/scholarship/ deadline is August 1 , 2015
Best Hospitality Degrees
BHD has developed a $1,500 scholarship, which will be awarded bi-annually to a hospitality major. The scholarship can be viewed here: http://www.besthospitalitydegrees.com/scholarship/To be considered for the Best Hospitality Degrees Scholarship, candidates must submit all application materials before the deadline on April 30th and November 30th each year. Winners chosen by our committee will be notified within one month from these dates
Albertson & Davidson, LLP
At Albertson & Davidson, LLP, we understand that college can place a tremendous financial strain on both students and their families. As a result, we are offering a $2,500 annual scholarship to a current or prospective college student. For more information go to http://www.aldavlaw.com/scholarship. Deadline date is August 15, 2015
Uche’s Law Firm
As a criminal defense attorney in Chicago, I believe that a first-class education is one of the most valuable assets for students today.
For this reason, we are pleased to announce that my firm is offering a $1,000.00 college scholarship to the winner of an essay competition.
All students who plan on pursuing a course of study at a your college for the school year of 2015-2016 are encouraged to apply for this exciting opportunity. Eligibility requirements listed here:
http://criminaldefenseattorneyinchicago.com/scholarship/ Deadline date is August 14, 2015
Youth Noise Scholarship 2015 Program
This can be a fresh $1000 scholarship award open to students who are currently enrolled in a high school, college, university, or trade school are encouraged to submit their video application. The actual match will need that you just produce a 2-5 instant movie during which you explain exactly how brand new tips will form the planet close to us all, and also precisely why schooling will be the important to developing a lighter future. You should find out just what provokes people, along with what we did previously to aid guidebook society in a very good route. It is a chance that you should exhibit one's eyesight of the future. Young children and can that you are encouraged by your desires along with concepts, now's ones opportunity to encourage all of us! You want to be able to request which you to be able to, you need to article that stated on campus or perhaps put this aimed sat your site so your highest number of individuals can easily take advantage of that prospect. Submit your scholarship application to: email@example.com Submission deadline: 21st-Nov-2015
SeniorAdvisor.com’s Future of Assisted Living Scholarship
SeniorAdvisor.com: Future of Assisted Living Scholarship. Two $2,000 scholarships available to students enrolled in an associate's degree, bachelor's degree or graduate level program at an accredited 2-year college or 4-year university. Each eligible student must submit a 500-750 word essay response to the question: How can your major of study improve the lives of seniors in assisted living facilities in your town? Essay topics and scholarship details can be found on the SeniorAdvisor.com Assisted Living page; www.senioradvisor.com/ind/assisted-living.
The deadline is December 31, 2015
At Snap Agency our goal is to encourage young minds to create cutting-edge ideas on digital marketing. The search is open to all college students regardless of their chosen majors. There is also a social media component that measures the social shares of the finalists. The winner of the search will take home $1000 which the student can use toward the completion of his degree. You can find more information about it here: http://www.snapagency.com/blog/scholarship-contest/ Deadline date is October 5, 2015
Karman Healthcare is offering two $500 scholarships for students who have a mobility disability, the entry would be an essay or poem, this year the theme is to create a presentation of why disability awareness is important for more information go to http://www.karmanhealthcare.com/scholarships/ Deadline date is September 1, 2015
Astanza Laser Annual Scholarship
Astanza is the leading aesthetic laser manufacturer specializing in Q-switched laser technology. Astanza’s advanced tattoo removal laser systems are chosen by physicians and leading medical practices for their efficacy and reliability. They have established their annual scholarship to support students entering the fields of medicine, nursing, engineering, physics, biology, and applied sciences. Eligibility: US citizens or permanent residents with a minimum GPA of 3.0 enrolled or planning to enroll in an accredited college or university in the upcoming semester.
Scholarship Page Link: http://www.astanzalaser.com/q-switched-laser-annual-scholarship To be considered for the fall 2015 scholarship, your application must be received by June 30, 2015. A recipient will be announced by July 31, 2015
Online Accounting Degree Programs
OADP has developed a $1,500 scholarship, which will be awarded bi-annually to an accounting major. The scholarship can be viewed here: http://www.online-accounting-degrees.net/accounting-scholarship/. Appli... Deadlines: April 30 and November 30.
"National Debt Relief Scholarship"
This is scholarship award is open to graduate and undergraduate students pursuing studies in STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) fields.
Scholarship Details: http://www.nationaldebtrelief.com/#applyforscholarship Submit Your Scholarship Application to: Scholarships@nationaldebtrelief.com
Submission Deadline: January 31, 2016
BBZ Limo Scholarship Program
BBZ Limo want to support the young new leaders in the automotive market and help people of influence who bring ideas and guidance into the industry. The goal is to provide support to build on the collective experience of these individuals on how to implement better ways of improving business, life, and wealth! We are putting together a special scholarship contest to help inspire creativity and self-development. Complete Scholarship Details: http://bbzlimo.com/scholarship/ Submit your scholarship application to: firstname.lastname@example.org. Submission deadline: November 28, 2015. Result Date: November 30, 2015
Freedom of Speech Scholarship
At Miller Law Offices, we believe that education and free speech are important aspects of our democracy and make America great. We want to support young people who attend college and in their hearts understand the significance of freedom of speech. We are offering two $1,000 scholarships to help make that happen for 2 people this year.
To apply, write a 500+ word essay on “Freedom of Speech makes America Great”. Defend & explain your answer.
The Miller Law Offices will award 2 applicants a $1,000 scholarship each. The scholarship can be used for any school related expenses, such as tuition and books.
Participants must meet the following criteria: Enrolled at an accredited technical school, college, or university in the U.S. Must be over the age of 18
Maintain a cumulative Grade Point Average (GPA) of at least 3.0 (or equivalent) while in college
Submission must be received by August 1, 2015 Apply at http://www.philliphmiller.com/free-speech-scholarship/
ECG Medical Training
One of our main goals at ECG Medical Training is to make sure every paramedic, medical student, nurse, and physician—every person who might need to interpret an ECG—becomes an ECG expert. But what really motivates us is making sure everyone lives a heart healthy lifestyle.
The scholarship program is an essay contest. We want to hear from you about why a healthy heart is important to you. While this may seem obvious, millions of Americans do not follow a heart healthy lifestyle.
Feel free to speak your mind. We want thoughtful, real world answers. This is your chance to get creative and maybe get some scholarship money for it! for more information click on the following link http://ecgmedicaltraining.com/ Deadline date is June 1, 2016
The Look Twice, Save A Life Scholarship
The Look Twice, Save A Life Scholarship of $1,000 is awarded to any student who is currently attending or planning to attend college or some form of higher education.
One applicant will be chosen who best brings awareness to motorcycle safety. The scholarship will be awarded on an annual basis for the Spring semester. The deadline to apply is December, 1st. F or more information click on the following link http://www.insuranceproviders.com/look-twice-save-a-life-scholarship
"Ignite AG Customer Advisory Board Scholarship".
The Scholarship seeks to reward future marketing leaders in regards to better understanding customer insights.
More information about the scholarship can be found here: http://www.igniteag.com/IgniteAG-Customer-Advisory-Board-Scholarship.aspx Deadline to apply: October 1, 2015
The Peter Leeds Stock Trading Scholarship
Deadline: 10/1/15 Scholarship Amount: $1,000
Description: This scholarship is open to enrolled students with an interest in finance, economics, and trading stocks. To apply, students may submit an essay by following the instructions on the pennystocks.net website
How to Apply: http://peterleeds.com/stock-trading-scholarship.htm
Flosum 2015 Scholarship
For 2015, Flosum is creating a new scholarship for students interested in pursuing a Salesforce release management career. Flosum will award a scholarship of $750 to an outstanding college student pursuing studies in Salesforce release management or application lifecycle management with a demonstrated interest in the field of Salesforce.
Submission deadline: December 15, 2015
Result Date: December 31, 2015
Number of Positions available: 1
CustomerBloom’s 2015 Scholarship Contest
CustomerBloom’s 2015 Scholarship Contest is a new $1,000 scholarship award open to graduate and under graduate students (Open to all branches). The goal is to provide support to build on the collective experience of these individuals on how to implement better ways of improving business, life, and wealth! We are putting together a special scholarship contest to help inspire creativity and self-development. Student Scholarship Details: http://www.customerbloom.com/scholarship-program/ Submit your scholarship application to: email@example.com Submission deadline: 28th-Nov-2015
Chicago Line is one of the premier architectural and historical charter cruise companies in the city. They are offering a scholarship to college students all over the US. There will be one scholarship winner for $2000. The deadline is August 1st, 2015. For complete details please visit: http://www.chicagoline.com/blog/a-better-chicago-scholarship
I'm glad to announce that USPostmail.org will be awarding its annual Post Office Locator Scholarship for students enrolling in the upcoming 2015 Fall Semester. Both incoming and current students who are US citizens are eligible and urged to apply. Eligible applicants will be required to write a short, 500-1000 word essay which will be judged on how well-written, compelling, and persuasive they are. Submission Deadline iSeptember 15, 2015 and finalists will be notified of selection on September 30, 2015. This is an annual scholarship and the dates will remain the same year after year. More details of our scholarship, rules and application eligibility requirements can be found at
"Frugal Student" Scholarship
ThePennyHoarder will reward (1) student with a $2000 "Frugal Student" scholarship. Applicants must be actively enrolled in a college or university and submit a brief (150 words or less) essay describing an inventive way they have earned or saved extra money.
The application submission deadline is March 1, 2015 and the deadline is December 1, 2015. Applicants may enter here: http://www.thepennyhoarder.com/frugal-student-scholarship/
ABODO is offering a $500 dollor scholarship and all you need to do is tell them why you like King's College for more information click on the following link: http://www.abodo.com/scholarship
Deadline dates are Fall: October 31.Spring: February 28.
Each month CompareCards will award $2,500 to any qualifying college (or college bound) student in need who can answer a tricky trivia question. Using their best pop culture and math skills, and probably a bit of help from Professor Google, students should be able to answer a series of questions to arrive at a final answer in no time!
After the submission deadline, CompareCards will gather all the correct answers and a tiebreaker question will be emailed, with a link to submit the answer. Students who submit the correct tiebreaker answer will be entered into a random drawing and one winner will be selected. Here is the scholarship landing page: http://www.comparecards.com/scholarship-award
The Law Office of Ronald D. Weiss
Long Island attorney Ronald D. Weiss is pleased to announce that he is offering incoming and existing college students an opportunity to win $2,500 college scholarship planning to enroll as a first-year student for the 2015-2016 academic year. Details:http://www.ny-bankruptcy.com/scholarship/
Dickson Law Group
The Dickson Law Group is pleased to announce the creation of an annual $1,000 scholarship available to current college students or those planning on attending a college or university in the fall of 2015. Link to details: http://www.dicksonlegal.com/scholarship
Double D Trailers
500 Scholarship Award
The Double D Trailers annual $500 scholarship is available to students in attendance at a high school, college or university within the United States and Canada, who are following a curriculum path leading to a degree of study as an undergraduate and graduate with a Bachelor's Degree. Eligible students should demonstrate an interest in horses either through ownership or involvement in equine organizations and activities. There are no fees for entry into the Double D Trailers scholarship. Limited to one entry per student. Employees of Double D Trailers are ineligible to win Deadline for Entries 12 Noon Eastern on May 1st, annually. for more infomation click on https://www.doubledtrailers.com/scholarship-500/
If you are an Armed Forces Veteran currently enrolled in college, you may be eligible to receive a $500 scholarship. We award one scholarship every year.
You are eligible for our scholarships if you are:
an Armed Forces Veteran planning to enroll in college classes in your next semester
- a U.S. citizen
Students from any major are encouraged to apply. View the rules and regulations section for all eligibility requirements. ou can check out all the scholarship info here: http://www.patiofurniturecovers.com/armed-forces-scholarship. The scholarship application deadline is January 1 each year
Resume Genius Annual Scholarship
Resume Genius, a US based industry leader in online career and resume services is currently running a scholarship program, offering a $1000 reward to one lucky applicant.
The application process is straightforward and easy, designed to get students thinking about resume writing. Here's the main idea:
Students must create and submit a resume, based on the life of any fictional or non-fictional character, from TV, history, literature or myth. Full details of the scholarship program, can be viewed on our website here: https://resumegenius.com/resume/scholarship.
Applications received from January 1, 2014 – December 15, 2014 will eligible to receive scholarship funds for Spring 2015 semester.
Applications received from January 1, 2015 – December 15, 2015 will eligible to receive scholarship funds for Spring 2016 semester
The Olshan Foundation
The Olshan Foundation wants to award hard working students who could use a little bit of financial assistance. The scholarship info can be found here: http://www.olshanfoundation.com/scholarships. Dead line date is August 15, 2015
Scholarships details and instructions on how to apply can be found on our homepage: http://nursingtrack.com/
The deadline to apply is August 31st every year. Our scholarship award is $1,000.The award is available to undergraduate, graduate and certificate-level nursing students
2015 Scholarship for College Students Interested In the Law
"EDM Clothing Design Scholarship"
Design Your Way to $500 for more information click on http://shop.billionaires.io/scholarship/
We are offering students a scholarship for this fall and continuing throughout the year and we would love to be included on your scholarship website.
Your students can win up to $2,500 in addition to $1,000 as a monthly award. This scholarship is available to all students (including high-school seniors) as well as students of any major.
The deadline for this semester will be November 15th and the winners will hopefully be announced around December 1st.
Here is the link to the scholarship: http://student-scholarships.cliffsidemalibu.com/
The scholarship is for $1,000 and both current and future students are eligible. To enter, students simply need to write a 600-800 word essay on 1 of
2 topics related to the impact of software and technology. We will be post ing the winner as well as other noteworthy articles to our blog.
For more information click on, http://softwareproviders.com/scholarship
With over 100 applications, we had such a great response that we've decided to make quarterly deadlines and reward $1,000 every three months. We're hoping you can update your website to reflect this. The deadlines for 2015 are: January 15, 2015, April 15, 2015, July 15, 2015, October 15, 2015
Business Community Impact" scholarship
This scholarship has a $1,000 award and is open to both incoming first-year students as well as current students of King's College.
To enter, students should write a 1,000-1,500 word essay stating how a small business in their community has influenced their life, career, or educational aspirations. Submissions are due September 30th and winners will be announced by October 15th.
For full details, see http://payrollcompanies.us/scholarship
We recently launched an annual $1,000 scholarship offer for graduate and undergraduate students who major in Graphic Design or a related field.
Here are the details: http://www.printaholic.com/scholarship/
Due Date: Nov. 30 annually
Awarded: Dec. 31 annually
Novus Biologicals will award one declared science major $1,500 every spring and fall semester. We understand that before scientists can't begin making ground breaking discoveries until they graduate college with their degrees. This can be an expensive endeavor. Applying for the scholarship is as simple as writing a short essay telling our scholarship team why science is awesome and how they plan to use their degree to advance scientific discovery. Here is the scholarship page: http://www.novusbio.com/scholarship-program.html
William Gary Allen
William Gary Allen, a real estate developer that deals with luxury, custom-home communities
Mr. Allen's $1,500 scholarship awarded to the student with the best essay. The topic of this essay is titled, "A Vision of the Home of the Future." for more information click on the following link
2015 BrokerFish Scholarship for University Students - $1,000
The BrokerFish $1,000 University Scholarship is available in spring 2015 to students who are currently pursuing any university course. Applicants must be full-time students of any nationality who are pursuing an undergraduate "degree", "diploma" or equivalent program by an accredited institution of higher education.
JustNebulizers.com Respiratory Care Scholarship
December 31st and our scholarship page is http://justnebulizers.com/respiratory-care-scholarship
$1,000 scholarship for students with respiratory conditions such as asthma, cystic fibrosis, chronic bronchitis, or COPD, and I was hoping you might help us spread the word.
Powered by Search, is representing eight businesses that have scholarship opportunities available for Canadian/U.S
All of the essential information for each of the scholarships can be found on their respective websites:
Entering the contest is easy and it is open to both students and active members of the United States Military. Entrants must submit a unique photo, piece of artwork, or computer graphic for the front of a greeting card. The entrant with the best design will win a $10,000 scholarship and have his/her design made into an actual card to be sold in our line
For more information click on the following link http://www.gallerycollection.com/greeting-cards-scholarship.htm
The Peter Leeds Stock Trading Scholarship
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.
- Scholarship Award: $1,000
- Application Deadline: October 1st
This scholarship is open to enrolled students with an interest in finance, economics, and trading stocks. To apply, students may submit an essay by following the instructions on the pennystocks.net website
How to Apply: http://www.pennystocks.net/stock-trading-scholarship.htm
Design a Shirt, Win a Scholarship
The "Design a Shirt, Win a Scholarship" contest allows students to enter their unique T-shirt designs and vote on their favorites. The entry with the most votes will win a $500 scholarship. You can read the full scholarship guidelines here: http://www.printdetective.com/scholarship
The deadline for this scholarship is December 1st. We hope you will feature this scholarship and help give your students an opportunity to pay for education as well as gain some recognition for their talents.
12 Keys Academic Essay Scholarship
Submit an essay for a chance at a $500 College Scholarship
We are excited to award two $500 college scholarships every year (one scholarship in the fall and one in the spring) to students who are enrolling in secondary education in their next semester of education!
Who is eligible? This scholarship will be available to any U.S. resident who will be enrolling in college courses in their next semester. This is open to all majors of study. Please see "Other Rules and Regulations" for more information. Save your article in a PDF file and email it to firstname.lastname@example.org before midnight EST on the appropriate deadline. For more information click on the folowing link http://www.bestrehabcenter.com/the-center/scholarship
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- Must be enrolled in a college/university and use college email address to register. Scholarship Deadline: Ongoing quarterly on March 15th, June 15th, September 15th, and December 15th
Scholarship Amount - $500.00 per person
Number of Awards – 2 awards per quarter
Students can apply through this link: http://www.gmrtranscription.com/academictranscription.aspx
Student Saver Scholarship
DegreeDirectory.org's $1000 Student Saver scholarship
Applications are open until April 10. Students can win this scholarship by visiting our Facebook-powered entry form and answering the question "What can high schools do to better help students understand the costs of college?" Click here to find out the details.
Students can use DegreeDirectory.org to research careers and read about frugal living in college.
10K Scholarship for Police Officers
for more information please follow the link
Cj Pony Parts
Is offering a $500 scholarship each semester to students who will be enrolling in post-secondary education. To apply, create a short, 3 minute video of one of these topics:
- What it means to live in America
- My first memory of a Mustang
- How the auto industry changed America
- What a Mustang teaches me about life
- How a Mustang relates to your field of study (get creative!)
Deadlines to apply: Spring - April 15. Fall: October 15
Find more information here: http://www.cjponyparts.com/cj-pony-parts-scholarship-video-contest
$500.00 rewards every quarter
We require a 3.0 minimum GPA and awards are based off of the personal statement the student submits. For more information visit www.gmrtranscription.com.
Beverly J. Smith Memorial Scholarship
Number of Awards: 1
1. Enrolled as a full-time student pursuing a Baccalaureate degree in the fall 2014 term
2. Female student having completed at least 60 credits toward a Bachelor’s degree by the end of spring term 2014
3. Attend an accredited college or university in Pennsylvania
4. Permanent resident of Dauphin, Cumberland, or Perry County
5. Demonstrate academic achievement with at least a 3.4 GPA
6. Demonstrate financial need
Goedeker’s College Scholarship
Write an essay about why attending college and your field of study are important to you. Give us some insight into your personal background, your philosophy about learning, why you chose your field in particular, and any other information you feel is relevant. These will be judged based on originality, creativity, organization of thought, and proper spelling, punctuation, and grammar.
- Essay length should be 300 words minimum
- Proof that you have a 3.0 GPA or higher
- Clear contact information (name, mailing address, preferred means of contact)
- A few sentences about yourself and a recent photo of yourself which will be used for publicity purposes on Goedeker’s Home Life blog
- Proof that you are enrolled in an accredited college for the spring 2014 semester
Awards – (1) $500 and (2) $100
For more information click on the following link: http://www.goedekers.com/college-scholarship
Michigan Auto Law
Michigan Auto Law is offering a 500 scholarship awarded to students who have overcome car accident injuries during their lifetime. For more information click oh the following link
ItaliaRail is a small Boston-area based travel company that specializes in rail travel throughout Italy. The scholarship will be awarded to two qualified applicants in the Fall and Spring Semesters of each academic year, with $1,000 to be put toward their study abroad program in Italy. We have established this scholarship to help interested and eligible students realize their dream of studying abroad.
The link to find out details about this exciting new scholarship is http://www.italiarail.com/scholarship
Below is a list of Scholarships sponsored by companies as a way to give back to the community.
Open to either high school seniors or anyone already enrolled in college.
- Autodesk Scholarships and Competitions; Deadline- Ongoing
- The Company Corporation’s Quarterly Business Plan Contest; Deadline- Ongoing/Quarterly
Elkus, Sisson & Rosenstein, P.C. Academic Scholarship
Our Colorado law firm has created a scholarship for students that are considering making law enforcement their career choice, or that have a family member that is or was a law enforcement official one point. We have generated this scholarship to help these students further their education and are attempting to reach as many undergraduate and college bound students. Our law firm is offering a $1000.00 to the winner of an essay submission contest and we would love to make the award available to students at King's College and have it listed on your scholarships page.
This is our first year offering this scholarship and we are very excited. Let me know if you have any questions or if I can send over more information regarding our scholarship.
Further details regarding the Elkus, Sisson & Rosenstein, P.C. Academic Scholarship can be found at - http://www.elkusandsisson.com/scholarship/
Movers Corp Scholarship
Our company offers scholarship to university/college students throughout the regular school year. This scholarship is awarded to candidates based on their talent and dedication and may be renewed annually. Click here for more information on this scholarship http://www.moverscorp.com/scholarships/
Textsbooks For a Year Scholarship
Micahel Der founder of a company called MyBookbuyer.com would like to inform you of a ongoing scholarship essay contest.
for more information regarding this scholarship go to http://mybookbuyer.com/mybookbuyer-scholarship
Student Saver: Autumn scholarship now open
DegreeDirectory.org's $1000 Student Saver scholarship is now open for autumn entries. The application period closes on December 23 at 5 PM Pacific time. Students can apply for this scholarship by visiting our Facebook-powered entry form and answering the question, "How much did you pay for textbooks this semester? What did you do to try to save on those costs?"
With our Student Saver blog, DegreeDirectory.org provides students with advice about living frugally in college.
HotelsCheap to announce and promote a new section of the site where we provide scholarships for higher learning – http://new-york.hotelscheap.org/nyc-scholarship. We are interested in helping students who demonstrate a strong aptitude for learning, and have a drive to improve themselves, and society in general. Winners will be determined by our executive team each spring and fall semester.
Our scholarships are offered each Fall and Spring semester, and are open to college students who are actively enrolled in a Bachelor, Masters or PHD program.
Eve's Addiction, the leading online retailer in sterling silver jewelry, is proud to introduce the Eve's Addiction Scholarship. Eve's Addiction has invested a lot in things that shine, and now we want to invest in the brightest young students to give them every opportunity to succeed.
Each semester, we will be awarding one student a $1,000 scholarship. The Eve's Addiction Scholarship is open to high school seniors and any student enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program.
We would like the opportunity to offer this scholarship to your students. To link to our scholarship or if you would like additional information, please email email@example.com
I'm reaching out on behalf of CoachUp, the nation's leading private coaching company, to share news of our three annual college scholarships.
Please help us find applicants by sharing this link http://scholarship.coachup.com with your student body
Scholarships will be awarded to three spectacular student-athletes, either currently enrolled or accepted into a US college or university. Recipients will receive a $2,000 scholarship AND $500 towards private coaching sessions. Scholarship details, application requirements, and terms & conditions can be found at: http://scholarship.coachup.com
Thanks for your support as we work to change the trajectory of kids lives through sports.
Jordan Fliegel - CoachUp CEO
Certified Medical Educators Physician Assistant Student Scholarship Application
Certified Medical Educators is honored to offer each year up to $1000 in scholarships to professional year (didactic or clinical) Physician Assistant students in accredited PA programs. The application process includes only 3 sections and applications are accepted throughout the year. Committee members will contact finalists, verify student status and make a final decision in May and December of each year. Applications may be resubmitted on a yearly basis.
For more informtion on this scholarship please go to the following website www.certifiedmedicaleducators.com on the web site click on education and then scholarships for all the details
The law firm of Console & Hollawell, P.C. is offering a $1,000 Legal Leaders Scholarship it is open to high school seniors, college students, and law students. To apply for this scholarship click on the link below
Bounce Energy is offering our Bounce Energy "BE MORE" $2,5000 scholarship to a qualified student. The $2,500 scholarship will be awarded to one student from each state we service who completes our application, including a short essay of up to 500 words responding to. Bounce Energy wants to know: how do you consider yourself to be more than just a student?
to apply and for more information go to http://www.bounceenergy.comscholarships
Future Counselors of America Scholarship
Annual scholarship awards $1,000 to U.S.. undergraduates and graduates majoring in Psychology who seek a career in relationship counseling or a related field. Applicants will be judged based on academic achievement (minimum 3.5 cumulative GPA) and a minimum 500- to maximum 900-word essay entitled "The Psychology of Online Dating." The essay should address the psychological issues and challenges facing singles given the growing popularity of online dating, and how relationship professionals can help online daters navigate these challenges. See more details at: http://www.datingadvice.com/scholarship
Mail official transcript and original essay to:
Future Counselors of America Scholarship
15 SE 1st Ave, Suite B
Gainesville, FL 32601
Entries postmarked by: June 30th, annually
Disbursement on: July 31st, annually
- Please title your essay “The Psychology of Online Dating”
- List your full name as recognized by your educational institution and a valid (.edu) email address
- Essay should be 12 point font, Times New Roman, double-spaced, 1-inch margins
- Any resources should be cited using MLA format
Any plagiarism or fabrication will disqualify student from award disbursement
Barbara Runyon, AHCHRS Scholarship Chairperson
Human Resources Department
112 N. Seventh Street
Chambersburg, PA 17201
50 No Cost Scholarships please follow the link for more information
I HAVE A DREAM $1,000 SCHOLARSPHIP (DEADLINE JANIUARY 31)
- U.S. STUDENTS 13 YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER
- RESPOND (250 WORDS MAX) “WE WANT TO KNOW… WHAT DO YOU DREAM ABOUT?
APPLY AT http//www.scholarshipexperts.com/apply.htx
NEXT BIG THING $1,500 SCHOOLARSHIP (DEADLINE FEBRUARY 28)
- U.S. STUDENTS 13 YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER
- RESPOND (250 WORDS MAX): “ IN THE PAST DECADE, WE HAVE EXPERIENCE AMAZING NEW IDEAS, INVENTIONS AND TECHNOLGIES. IF YOU COULD CREATE THE “NEXT BIG THING” WHAT WOULD IT BE, WHAT WOULD IT DO AND WHY IT IS NEEDED?
APPLY AT http// www.scholarshipexperts.com/apply.htx
UNITED REALTY STUDENTS $10,000 SCHOLARSHIP (DEADLINE MARCH 1)
- U.S. STUENTS CURRENTLY ENROLLE IN HIGH SCHOOL OR COLLEGE BETWEEN THE AGES OF 16 AN 22
- RESPOND 700 WORDS MAX): “ HOW DO I INVEST MY FUTURE.
APPLY AT HTTP://WWW. SCHOLARSHIPEXPERTS.COM/NOTES/URP.JSP
SUPERPOWER $2,500 SCHOLARSHIP (DEADLINE MARCH 31)
- U.S. STUDENTS 13 YEARS OF AGE OR OLER
- RESPOND (250 WOR MAX) “WHICH SUPERHERO OR VILLAIN WOULD YOU WANT TO CHANGES PLACES WITH FOR A DAY AND WHY.
APPLY AT http// www.scholarshipexperts.com/apply.htx
Music Video School - $1000 To Help Pay For College
To compete for the cash, you need to create a comedy music video featuring original content
For more information visit: http://www.autoinsurancecenter.com/music-video-school-$1000-to-help-pay-for-college.htm
SHOUT IT OUT SCHOLARSHIP (DEADLINE: September 30)
- U.S. students 13 years of age or older
- Respond (250 words max) If you could say one thing to the entire world at once, what would it be an why?
CollegeWeeklive $2,555”VIP Scholarship (DEADLINE: September 30)
- U.S. students currently enrolled in college
Education Matters $5K Scholarship (DEADLINE: October 31)
- U.S. students 13 years of age or older
- Respond (250 words max) What would you say to someone who thinks education doesn’t
matter, or that college is a waste of time and money
Apply at : http://scholarshipexperts.com/ apply.htx
Zombie Apocalypse Scholarship (Deadline November 30)
- U.S. students 13 years of age or older
- Respond (250 words max): Use your brain to flesh out a plan to avoid the Zombies, including
where you would hide and the top 5 things you would bring with you to stay alive.
Apply at : http://scholarshipexperts.com/ apply.htx
The TruFit Good Citizen Scholarship
We are offring students the chance to win up to $5,000 with the TruFit Good Citizens Scholarship. The TruFit Good Citizen Scholarship is awarded to students who demonstrate the difference they have made in their communties though volunteering. We are awarding (1) $5,000 Grand Prize, (4) $2,500 Scond Prizes, and (35) $1,000 Third Prizes. Scholarships entries will be accepted April 1-30.
To apply for this schoolship go to www.citizensbank.com/scholarship.
LSAT PREP SCHOLARSHIP
The Get Prepped LSAT Prep scholarship is available to students interested in applying to law school. One or more grants of $1000 are awarded twice yearly (January 30 and June 30). Students should visit the GET PREPPED LSAT PREP website (http://www.GetPrepped.com) to request the most current application packet using the online contact form. Class rank, major/degree course and LSAT scores, best essay and other review factors are used to determine awards.
Scholarship and Internship Applications
GRADUATE AND UNDERGRADUATE STUDIES
Humane Studies Fellowships award up to $15,000 to current and prospective graduate students and outstanding undergraduates whose career interests advance a free society. Full-time students at universities worldwide, and from all disciplines, are eligible. Select Winner and finalists present their work at the IS annual research colloquium. Apply by December 31. www.TEIS.org/hsf
IHS JOURNALISM INTERNSHIP PROGRAM
Make the headlines, not the coffee! IHS offers paid internships for talented writers who support free markets and individual rights. Opportunities available at investigative news organizations, major media networks, newspapers, and online-only news sites. Applicants may also apply for funding for internships secured on their own. Programs includes a stipend, housing and travel allowance, and a seminar on career skills and freedom of the press. Spring, summer, and fall internships. Apply by November 15 for spring and by January 31 for summer.
IHS PUBLIC POLICY INTERNSHIPS
Dedicate your summer to freedom, fiends, and your future! Public policy internships at organization located across the US, with a federal, state or single issue policy focus. Apply by January 31 www.TheIHS.org/publicpolicy
Scholarship Points Scholarship
U.S. students currently enrolled in college
Deadline is March 31.
Cappex "A GPA Isn't Everything" Scholarship
U. S. students enrolled in college
Deadline is March 31.
College Prowler "No Essay" Scholarship
U.S. students currently enrolled in college
Deadline is June 30,
Campus Discovery $2,500 "Advice your High School Self" Scholarship
U.S. citizen enrolled at (or recently graduated from ) a 2- or 4- year college in the U.S.
Complete survey, respond (200 words): "Assume you could go back in time and talk to yourself as a high school senor. Knowing what you know now about college life and making the transition, what advice would you give yourself?"
Deadline : July31.
Apply at : Campus Discovery Survey
ONLINE SCHOLARSHIP DIRECTORY / STUDY ABROAD FUNDING
Detailed information on hundreds of scholarships, grants, and fellowships available for undergraduate and graduate study and doctoral and post-doctoral research outside the U.S. Funding opportunities are searchable by host country, field of study, and sponsoring organization.
PRIVATE SCHOLARSHIP ANNOUNCEMENTS
My Recipe - My Heritage Scholarship Essay Contest
Both US citizens and Foreign students currently attending a US college, university, or another institution of higher education are eligible to participate. The essay should explore the place culinary traditions hold in one's cultural/ethnic identity. $4,500 worth of prizes will be awarded. For more information and submission guidelines, visit:
At the bottom of the page your will see a link for scholarships click on the link
What Is AmeriCorps?
AmeriCorps is an opportunity to make a big difference in your life and in the lives of those around you. It's a chance to apply your skills and ideals toward helping others and meeting critical needs in the community.
Each year, AmeriCorps offers 75,000 opportunities for adults of all ages and backgrounds to serve through a network of partnerships with local and national nonprofit groups. Whether your service makes a community safer, gives a child a second chance, or helps protect the environment, you'll be getting things done through AmeriCorps!
Benefits of Service
As an AmeriCorps member, you'll gain new skills and experiences-and you'll also find the tremendous satisfaction that comes from helping others. In addition, full-time members who complete their service earn a Segal AmeriCorps Education Award of $4,725 to pay for college, graduate school, or to pay back qualified student loans; members who serve part-time receive a partial Award. Some AmeriCorps members may also receive a modest living allowance during their term of service.
Russ Griffith Memorial Scholarship (formerly Returning Student Scholarship)
For outstanding students currently attending an eligible Datatel client institution who have returned to school after an absence of five years or longer
The Russ Griffith Memorial scholarship is open to full- and part-time students (taking at least six credit hours), as well as undergraduate and graduate students.
Personal Statement Essay :
The Russ Griffith Memorial Scholarship personal statement essay should discuss the impact of being a returning student, the challenges of combining life interests, such as work and family, along with school, and the importance of receiving a this scholarship to help achieve a dream.
Award Amount :
The Foundation will award fifty $2,000 scholarships to outstanding Russ Griffith Memorial scholars.
For all Datatel scholarships, please visit: http://www.datatel.com/global/scholarships/
Nancy Goodhue Lynch scholarship
For outstanding, undergraduate students currently attending an eligible Datatel client institution, who are majoring in an Information Technology-related curriculum program. The applicant will need to indicate their major on their application.
Personal Statement Essay:
The Nancy Goodhue Lynch scholarship personal statement essay should explain why the applicant chose to study a technology-related curriculum field, the impact of technology on their future, and the importance of receiving the Nancy Goodhue Lynch scholarship.
Award Amount :
The top two rated applications for the Nancy Goodhue Lynch scholarship are awarded $2,500 each.
The HCF Scholarship Programs
The Hispanic College Fund awards scholarships based on both merit and financial need. HCF administers multiple scholarship programs including the Sallie Mae Fund's First in My Family Scholarship Program and the ALPFA Scholarship Program.
The minimum eligibility criteria for HCF scholarship programs are:
- Must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident residing in the United States
- Must be studying full-time in the United States or Puerto Rico
- Must have a minimum GPA of a 3.0
To apply for HCF Scholarships you will be required to complete an online application which includes at least one essay, letter of recommendation and resume.
To apply online please visit our secure online application website at http://scholarships.hispanicfund.org. All instructions are available at this site.
MONSIGNOR ANDREW J. MCGOWAN HISPANIC SCHOLARSHIP
Four year Full Tuition with Room and Board Scholarship. Open to first generation college students of Hispanic Heritage who have applied and been accepted to King's College by February 1st. Applicants must have a 3.2 GPA or higher, and demonstrate financial need as determine by the FAFSA. Applicants must be residents of Lackawanna or Luzerne County. A campus interview is required. Contact the McGowan Hispanic Outreach Program at King's College at 570-208-5900 Ext. 5466 for additional information.
StraightFoward Media Scholarships
StraightForward Media offers 22 different $500 scholarships to a wide variety of students every year. Each of our scholarship programs is open to both American and international students, and we offer scholarships to attendees of four-year colleges, two-year and community colleges, vocational and technical schools.
Unless otherwise noted, all scholarships awards are $500 and are given four times per year.
For more information and to apply, please visit: http://www.straightforwardmedia.com/scholarships/index.php
Horatio Alger Scholarship Program
For students who are currently in the senior year at high school.
The Horatio Alger Association seeks to assist student who have demonstrated integrity and perseverance in overcoming adversity, strength of character, financial need, a good academic record, commitment to pursue a college education; and a desire to contribute to society.
For more information and to apply go to www.horatioalger.org
AXA Achievement Scholarship
The AXA Achievement Scholarship offers college scholarships of $10,000 and $25,000 to high school seniors who have demonstrated outstanding achievement in their activities in school, the community or the workplace.
The scholarships are sponsored by the AXA Foundation, in association with the U.S. News & World Report.
- be United States citizens or legal residents
- be current high school seniors who plan to enroll full-time in an accredited two-year or four-year college or university in the Unites States by fall 2007.
- Demonstrate ambition and self-drive as evidence by outstanding achievement in an activity in school, the community or the workplace
- Be recommended by an unrelated adult who can attest to the student's achievement
For additional information and application: www.axa-achievement.com
Families of Freedom Scholarship Fund
The Families of Freedom Scholarship Fund® benefits financially needy dependent children, spouses, and domestic partners (1) of 9/11 victims, including airplane crew and passengers, World Trade Center and Pentagon workers and visitors, and relief workers, including firefighters, emergency medical personnel, and law enforcement personnel.
Families of Freedom Scholarships are available for children, including those born after September 11, 2001, who enroll in a program of postsecondary study by age 24. Those children who turn 24 during their course of study must then continue their program of study uninterrupted, with the exception of summer vacations, in order to continue receiving scholarship assistance. Spouses and domestic partners may apply for Families of Freedom scholarships through 2012.
Scholarships may be used to attend an accredited vocational-technical school, trade school, two-year college, four-year college, or university located in the United States. Families of Freedom Scholarship recipients may receive scholarship awards for up to four years, or the equivalent if attendance is part-time, depending on total funding available. Funds are available for undergraduate study only.
Click on www.familiesoffreedom.org for more information