John F. Kennedy Library Foundation Essay Contest
Deadline: January 17, 2020
Amount: varies from $100-$10,000
Eligibility & Requirements:
- U.S. high school students in grades nine through twelve attending public, private, parochial, or home schools
- Register online
- Submit an essay online or through regular mail
- Essay should be original and creative
- Essay should demonstrate an understanding of political courage as described by John F. Kennedy in Profiles in Courage
*NOTE: This is not a scholarship, but rather an essay contest. Any money you can earn for college is helpful!
"Save a Life" Scholarship
Deadline: October 1st and May 1st
- Any student currently enrolled in, or applying to enroll within the next academic year, in a degree program in the fields of healthcare or education, at an accredited U.S. university, is eligible to apply.
- You must be at least 18 years old.
- We take a broad view of what counts as a “healthcare field,” and that can include students pursuing mental health degrees or occupations, as well as administrative and non-profit programs. Applicants will have the opportunity to make their case for why their chosen field of study can be classified as healthcare or education-focused as part of their essay.
- Qualifying applicants will submit the following information via email to email@example.com
- Your name, address, phone number, and email
- Your scholarship essay of between 750 and 1,000 words, explaining your career aspirations, how you plan to advance healthcare and/or education through your work, and what inspired you to commit yourself to this field. Your scholarship essay can be attached as a Word file, or linked as a Google Doc.
- A copy of your most recent academic transcript to prove enrollment in a qualifying degree program from accredited US institutions.
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- A copy of your letter of acceptance, proving future enrollment in a qualifying degree program from accredited US institutions.
ABODO Heart My School Scholarship
Deadline: February 28 & October 31
Write a brief essay (maybe 500-1000 words) about what makes your school, the campus and the surrounding neighborhoods so awesome. Include a few pictures for bonus points. Then submit your essay along with links to any photos you'd like to submit in the form above. We’ll be announcing the winner on Facebook and Twitter. Don’t forget to follow us so we can send you a message when you win!
Accounting Degree Scholarships
Scholarship Amount: Varies
Comments: Discover Business offers a list of scholarships specific to accounting degree students. If you're interested in pursuing a degree in accounting, take a look at the scholarships listed on their website to see what you may be eligible for.
The American Graphic Institute Design Thinking scholarship
Deadline(s): December 31st & July 31st
Criteria: $1,000 Scholarship
- Must be enrolled in a degree-granting program at an accredited two or four year college or university located in the United States for the Design Thinking Scholarship. This can be any accredited college or university, and it is not limited to students of American Graphics Institute.
- One scholarship application per person may be submitted during each scholarship period.
- The scholarship winner must be a legal resident of the United States or hold a valid student visa.
- A completed scholarship application form must be submitted.
- Scholarship winners are decided exclusively by the scholarship committee at American Graphics Institute. Scholarship winners are contacted two weeks following the submission deadline, in mid-January and mid-September of each year.
Deadline: December 31, 2018Criteria/Comments:
- Minimum GPA of 3.5
- Major of study must support a career in the finance industry (e.g., finance, business, accounting, mathematics, management, and other related majors)
- Must be a US resident
- Must send in an official transcript
- Must be a current or future college student (e.g., high school senior)
- Scholarship must go to tuition purposes (will be paid directly to the university/college)
- Complete an essay for submission (see essay guidelines below)
Deadline: July 16, 2019
- Open to entering freshman only, any major field of study, or undecided major
- Must be entering a US-based four-year university or college or a two-year college
- Must provide two letters of recommendation
- You may submit either a written essay or video
- Written essay must be between 800-1,250 words
- Video essay must be a 2-3 minute YouTube video
- Youtube videos must link back to https://www.baronandbudd.com/mesothelioma-lawyers/scholarships/
- Must be accepted into a university or college, as scholarship funds will be dispersed directly to your school
- Cannot be an employee or family member of an employee of Baron and Budd
Deadline: April 8, 2017
In order to be able to participate, students must meet the following criteria:
- Must be currently attending or planning to attend a college or university at any time during the 2017-2018 school year
- Must be in good academic standing with current academic institution
- Applicants under 18 must secure written permission from parent or guardian
- Application must be made through our official website or our official email. Please include your name, address and educational institution you wish to attend.
- Your essay must be provided (pdf format preferred) on or before the April 8, 2017 deadline
- The winner will be announced through our website and through email.
- All essay submissions should be sent through the bTrendie email firstname.lastname@example.org or through our online application page.
Business Degree Scholarships
Scholarship Amount: Varies
Comments: Discover Business offers a list of scholarships specific to business degree students. If you're interested in pursuing a degree in business, take a look at the scholarships listed on their website to see what you may be eligible for.
Business Leaders Scholarship Award
Deadline: May 1st and October 1st
Scholarship Amount: $1500
- Business school candidates who are interested must submit the BusinessStudent.com application and an original essay.
- The essay must be between 800-1000 words, and submitted through the form below. All essays must be formatted correctly.
- The criteria considered for selection of these scholarships in the written essay is your ability to write a strong answer. This answer will directly respond to the essay question. You must be able to provide insights based upon facts to support your answer.
National website that links to 70 scholarship search sites, links to collegesoffering programs for students with learning disabilities, Christian colleges, Catholic colleges, accredited onlinedegree programs, colleges for women, and much, much more. In addition, the site includes an instant onlineGPA calculator which will accommodate up to 50 grades.
Criteria: up to $500
- Be a current high school student that Intends to enroll full-time at a four-year college.
- Have a minimum GPA of 2.0/4.0.
- Submit a short essay describing a special skill, talent or interest that helps you standout from your peers. The essay should be no longer than 100 words.
Deadline: MonthlyCriteria: $2,500 awarded monthlyEach 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.
Deadline: Jan 15 and Jun 15, yearly
· Acceptable essays will be between 700-1,000 words that answer: “How has your family contributed to who you are today?”
· A legal U.S. resident
· A current undergraduate college student or a high school student that will be enrolled in a college/university
· Proof of enrollment or acceptance must be provided with your email submission
My College Options Scholarship SearchDeadline: Varies based on Scholarship - Scantron must be completed by Friday, May 1stCriteria:National website/organization with a search function to seek out available scholarshipsYou may also see Mr. Cursaro for a scantron survey that once sent back to "My College Options" will pair you with available scholarshipsSee Mr. Cursaro for scantron survey
Deadline: October 15 and April 15
- You should presently be a senior in high school;
- Or be transitioning from high school to a college or university;
- Or be already enrolled in a college or university inside the United States or Canada.
- Employees and their immediate family members of PhotoshopActions.com are not eligible to participate.
Society of Manufacturing Engineers Scholarship
Deadline: February 1, 2019
Scholarship Amount: $10,000 - 100 Awards
- Be a graduating high school senior, current undergraduate or graduate student who will be enrolling as part- time or full-time undergraduate or graduate student, attending accredited colleges or universities
- Have a minimum GPA of 2.0 on a 4.0 scale or 70 on a 100 point (%) scale.
Voice of Democracy Scholarship
Deadline: October 31st
Scholarship Amount: Varies from $1,000-$30,000
- Students in grades 9-12
- Students enrolled in a public, private, or parochial high school
- Download the Voice of Democracy entry form and brochure to submit your essay to your local VFW Post.
- Students should record their reading of the draft to an audio CD or flash drive. The recording can be no shorter than three minutes and no longer than five minutes (plus or minus five seconds).
Criteria: Varies by Scholarship
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