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  • AcademicInvest.com - a scholarship database with hundreds of listings for American and Canadian students.  Many of the scholarships are not specific to a school, region or field of study.  Students are not charged to use this service nor required to register on the website.​
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  • Free College Scholarship Searches - A link to more than 50 free, online scholarship search sites listing thousands of scholarships and financial aid awards worth billions of dollars. Just visit the sites which seem most appropriate for you and find the scholarships for which you are a good match.
  • Online Master's Programs Scholarship Directory - Online Master’s Programs (OMP) directory of graduate-level scholarships is a searchable directory for scholarship assistance in earning a master’s degree online. OMP has over 2,500 sources of aid in their database, and a selection of filters to narrow the list of scholarships down. The database is updated often, as the selection and information on each scholarship changes.
  • Scholly - Scholly has scholarships for high school students and current college students. Scholly's adaptive matching engine will find the scholarships you qualify for in seconds, without sign-ups or long forms that ask for your personal information. Available on the web, Apple store, or Google Play. 
  • Schoolsoup.com - Free online database of private and college/university specific scholarships in the U.S.
  • Scholarshipexperts.com - a free scholarship matching service with a database of over 2.4 million scholarships. Scholarships are updated and added daily. 

State of Kansas Scholarships:

Kansas Distinguished Scholarship
Deadline: No specific date must submit each semester
Award: Total cost of tuition and fees
Description:

This program is designed to assist Kansas resident grad student who have been designated as a Brasenose, Chevening, Fulbright, Madison, Marshall, Mellon, Rhodes or Truman Scholar to obtain funding for tuition and fees to further their graduate studies at a Kansas Public University..

Application instructions:

Students who meet the criteria as a Kansas Distinguished Scholar must submit a letter to KBOR regarding their educational intent along with documentation of their scholar status and a copy of their billing statement. Information should be mailed to Kansas Board of Regents, 1000 SW Jackson Street, Suite 520, Topeka, KS 66612-1368

Kansas Ethnic Minority Scholarship
Deadline: May 1st
Award: $1,850 annually
Description:

This program is designed to assist financially needy, academically competitive students who are identified as members of any of the following ethnic/racial groups: African American, American Indian, or Alaskan Native, Asian or Pacific Islander, or Hispanic.

Application instructions:

Students who meet the criteria as an Ethnic Minority can apply online with the Kansas Board of Regents by May 1st. Paper applications are also available in FAS at the Service Desk. A $12.00 processing fee is due at the time of application completion. http://www.kansasregents.org/students/student_financial_aid/scholarships_and_grants

Kansas State Scholarship
Deadline: May 1st
Award: $1,000 annually
Description:

This program is designed to assist financially needy students in the top 20-40% of Kansas high school graduates who are designated as a State Scholar during their Senior year in high school

Application instructions:

State of Kansas Student Aid Application completed and submitted either online or the paper version and the $12.00 application fee must be submitted. (Priority deadline May 1) Submit an official copy of all academic transcripts. (Priority deadline May 1) Submit at least one letter of recommendation; academic, or employment-related. (Priority deadline May 1) If a current teacher, submit a copy of your teaching certificate or license. http://www.kansasregents.org/students/student_financial_aid/scholarships_and_grants

Kansas Teacher Service Scholarship
Deadline: May 1st
Award: Varies
Description:

Knowing that there is an increased need to employ qualified teachers in hard-to- fill disciplines and underserved geographic areas of the state, this program was enacted to increase the number of licensed and fully endorsed teachers in the state of Kansas. This service obligation scholarship program provides financial assistance to both students pursuing bachelor's degree programs and currently licensed teachers pursuing endorsement in hard-to-fill disciplines or master's degrees in hard-to-fill disciplines or either group planning to teach (K-12) in an underserved geographic are in Kansas.

Application instructions:

State of Kansas Student Aid Application completed and submitted either online or the paper version and the $12.00 application fee must be submitted. (Priority deadline May 1) Submit an official copy of all academic transcripts. (Priority deadline May 1)

Submit at least one letter of recommendation; academic, or employment-related. (Priority deadline May 1)

If a current teacher, submit a copy of your teaching certificate or license.

http://www.kansasregents.org/students/student_financial_aid/scholarships_and_grants

Kansas Military Service Scholarship
Deadline: May 1st
Award: Varies
Description:

This scholarship will be available to students who meet specified criteria and who served in Iraq and Afghanistan and have need.

Application instructions:

Student who meet the scholarship criteria can apply online with the Kansas Board of Regents by May 1st. Paper applications are also available in FAS at the Service Desk. A $12.00 processing fee is due at the time of application completion. http://www.kansasregents.org/students/student_financial_aid/scholarships_and_grants

Kansas Army National Guary Army Reserve Officer's Training Corps(ROTC) Scholarship Program
Deadline: Fall semester is the third Friday in September. Spring semester is the third Friday in February
Award: Total cost of tuition and fees
Description:

The purpose of this program is to assist highly qualified individuals who are motivated to achieve a college degree and acquire a Reserve officer commission in the Kansas Army National Guard.

Application instructions:

Student who meet the scholarship criteria can apply online with the Kansas Board of Regents by May 1st. Paper applications are also available in FAS at the Service Desk. A $12.00 processing fee is due at the time of application completion. http://www.kansasregents.org/students/student_financial_aid/scholarships_and_grants

Kansas Federation of Republican Women Scholarship
Deadline:March 1
Award:$
Description:

The Greater Salina Community Foundation is seeking applications for the Kansas Federation of Republican Women Scholarship. Applicants must be a female who is a registered member of the Republican party currently attending a Kansas College or University, with a declared major of Political Science, History, Public Administration, Healthcare, Law or Education entering their junior or senior year of undergraduate study, or attending graduate school and whose primary residence is located in the State of Kansas.

Application instructions:

www.gscf.org


Coca Cola Scholarships:

Coca-Cola Transfer Scholarship
Deadline: Jun 1
Award: $500 to $1,000
Description:

This scholarship is for transfer students pursuing their first undergraduate degree who are the children (or step-children claimed as dependents) of benefits- eligible KU faculty or staff members. Scholarships will be awarded  competitively based on the applicant's cumulative grade point average.

Application instructions:

Application may be made for the Coca-Cola Scholarship in one of two ways:

Indicate on the Application for Undergraduate Admission that you are the dependent of a KU employee; OR

Complete the following Application:

Coca-Cola Transfer Student Application

Coca-Cola Scholarship for Current Students
Deadline: not listed
Award: $500 to $1,000
Description:

Based on available funds, scholarships may be awarded to current degree seeking undergraduate KU students who are the children (or step-children claimed as dependents) of benefits eligible KU faculty or staff members (KU affiliates included). 

Application instructions:

Complete the following application:

Coca-Cola Scholarship Application for Current Students
Coca-Cola Incoming Freshman Scholarship
Deadline: not listed
Award: $1,000
Description:

This scholarship is for students pursuing their first undergraduate degree who are the children (or step-children claimed as dependents) of benefits-eligible KU faculty or staff members.  Priority deadline for the Coca-Cola Scholarship is June 1.

Application instructions:

Application may be made for the Coca-Cola Scholarship in one of two ways:

Indicate on the Application for Undergraduate Admission that you are the dependent of a KU employee; OR

Complete the following application:

Coca-Cola Scholarship Application for Incoming Freshmen


Recently Added Scholarships

Name:  US Premium Health, LLC Scholarship

Deadline:  December 31

Award:  $500 (2)

Description: US Premium Health (Holding Company of Nutra Pure HCG) is offering two students an annual Scholarship towards their academic costs. This scholarship is open to current full time students in college and high school students. Students pursuing degrees in Health, Fitness, and Nutrition are encouraged to apply. Applicants will submit a 500+ word essay.

Application Instructions: http://www.hcgdropsshop.com/scholarship-guidelines

 

Name:  Avant Garden Décor’s Scholarship

Deadline:  August 10

Award:  $500 

Description: Avant Garden is offering a horticulture scholarship to the student who submits the best creative essay along with photos or a video about their love of plants and growing things and your vision of the future.

Application Instructions: http://www.avantgardendecor.com/scholarship

 

Name:  UK Passport Services Scholarship

Deadline:  July 31

Award:  $500 

Description: UK Passport Services are heavily involved in helping people travel the globe and they are excited to announce a new travel-writing competition.  Applicants will submit an engaging and thought-provoking essay based on the title available on the website.

Application Instructions: http://www.ukpassportservices.co.uk/financial-aid-program-2015/

 

Name:  Checks SuperStore Scholarship

Deadline:  August 15

Award:  $1,000 

Description: Checks SuperStore is offering a scholarship to the applicant who submits the best overall 500 to 1000 word essay on one of the topics listed on their website.

Application Instructions: http://www.checks-superstore.com/scholarship.aspx

Name:  Oklahomalawyer.com Make Us Proud Scholarship

Deadline: July 31

Award:  $1,000 

Description: Applicants who are a high school senior, college freshman or sophomore will submit a 140 word essay plus a 140 character tweet-worth summary of the essay on a topic related to one of Hasbrook & Hasbrooks law firm’s nine practice areas.

Application Instructions: http://www.oklahomalawyer.com/oklahomalawyer-com-make-us-proud-scholarship/

 

Name:  BedwettingStore.com Design a Mascot Scholarship

Deadline:  December 31

Award:  $1,000 

Description: At the Bedwetting Store, their number one product is the bedwetting alarm, a safe, effective, drug-free way to help children overcome bedwetting. People usually don’t want to talk bedwetting, although it is a very common, embarrassing problem.  Applicants will design a mascot who is friendly and will make the subject of bedwetting easier to approach and talk about. To apply applicants will submit the name and basic concept of the mascot along with a drawing.

Application Instructions: http://bedwettingstore.com/design-a-mascot-scholarship.html

 

Name:  Meinhart Smith & Manning PLLC Scholarship

Deadline:  August 1

Award:  $1,000 

Description: The medical malpractice that affects a patient also impacts family members and the recovery process may further resound among friends, classmates and neighbors. The Meinhart Smith & Manning PLLC Scholarship will help a student who has encountered malpractice, injury or accident, either personally or through the aftermath of death or injury suffered by a family member or friend as he or she pursues a higher education. This scholarship is open to undergraduates and Law students.

Application Instructions: http://www.bluegrassjustice.com/scholarship/

 

Name:  American Bullion Scholarship

Deadline:  October 31

Award:  $500 (5) 

Description: American Bullion a trusted leader in adding precious metals to individual retirement accounts believes in the value of education and encourages students to improve their knowledge of tangible assets.  Applicants must be a current undergraduate student and will submit a 500-1000 word essay based on the subject on the website.

Application Instructions: https://www.americanbullion.com/scholarship/

 

Name:  Truckcrashlawgroup.com Scholarship

Deadline:  December 31

Award:  $1,000 

Description: To contribute back to the community, Truck Crash Law Group is offering a scholarship to a current high school senior or undergraduate student. Applicants will submit an essay of up to 500 words about their self, including goals for the future and why they need this scholarship.
Application Instructions: http://www.truckcrashlawgroup.com/annual-truckcrashlawgroup-com-scholarship/

 

Name:  Classic Marble Restoration “Path to Success” Scholarship

Deadline:  August 31

Award:  $1,000 

Description: Classic Marble Restoration, Inc., is a family-owned, father-and-son business that specializes in natural stone and marble restoration, polishing and cleaning service. They know saving up for school can be tough and believe that a scholarship can give an ambitious student the opportunity to focus on his or her studies instead of worrying about the cost of books and tuition.  Their scholarship is open to high school seniors, undergraduates and graduate students. Applicants will submit an essay of 500 words or less answering the question on the website.

Application Instructions: http://www.cleaningandpolishingmarble.com/scholarship/

 

Name:  JackpotJane’s PhD Scholarship

Deadline:  August 1

Award:  500 

Description: The Jackpot Jane Scholarship is to help aspiring postgraduate university student who are pursuing gambling related dissertations by awarding a scholarship to the applicant who submits the most brilliant essay 1500-2000 word essay about one of the topics listed on the website.

Application Instructions: http://www.jackpotjanebingo.co.uk/introducing-jackpotjanes-500-scholarship/

 

Name:  OSP International LLC Project Management Scholarships

Deadline:  August 31

Award:  $25,000 

Description: Aspiring Project Managers looking to start a career in business or management are encouraged to apply for a project management scholarship. In partnership with the Project Management Institute Educational Foundation, OSP International LLC is providing certification training to attract young talent into this field. In order to be considered eligible for a scholarship, all applicants must complete the PMIEF application process and adhere to its requirements.

Application Instructions: https://www.project-management-prepcast.com/pmp-exam/scholarships

 

Name:  Respshop.com Scholarship

Deadline:  January 31, 2016

Award:  $1,500 (1) & $500 (4) 

Description:

The RespShop.com scholarship will be awarded to the students who write the most insightful 500 -700 word essays about how snoring, sleep apnea, sleep disorders, or CPAP therapy affect their life or the lives of those around them.  These scholarship is open to undergraduates, graduate students, and high school students who plan to attend college within the following seven month.

Application Instructions: https://www.respshop.com/respshop_scholarship.php

 

Name:  FitSmallBusiness.com Business Plan Scholarship for Students with Disabilities

Deadline:  December 4

Award:  $1,000 

Description: FitSmallBusiness.com invites students who have written a business plan for a competition, class, or to further their own entrepreneurial venture to apply for the Business Plan Scholarship to submit a 500-1000 word essay based on what they have learned from writing the business plan. This scholarship is open to students with any type of disability, including but not limited to physical disabilities, medical conditions, mental and psychiatric conditions, speech and language, learning disabilities, behavioral conditions, and all other disabling conditions.

Application Instructions: http://fitsmallbusiness.com/learn-how-to-write-a-business-plan/

 

Name:  Green Capital Finance & Accounting Studies Scholarship

Deadline:  August 15

Award:  $1,000 (1) $500 (1) 

Description: Green Capital Credit believes that small business is the backbone of the American economy and want to do their part in encouraging the further education of America’s future workforce. They are proud to offer two bright, hard-working students an opportunity to earn money toward their education by awarding an Accounting & Financial Scholarship. Graduate or undergraduate students who are pursuing a degree in an accounting or finance-related field can apply.

Application Instructions: http://greencapitalcredit.com/scholarship/

 

Name:  Monitormyhome.com Scholarship

Deadline:  August 15

Award:  $1,500

Description: Monitormyhome.com, a new resource for Home Automation information, is now taking applications for a $1500 Scholarship Opportunity. Requirements include preparing an essay on one of two topics related to Home Automation.

Application Instructions: http://www.monitormyhome.com/scholarship/index.html

 

Name:  Arxan Cyber Security Scholarship

Deadline:  August 15

Award:  $2,000

Description: Arxan is proud to offer a scholarship to one student each semester who showcases their knowledge, passion and dedication to advancements in the cyber security field. Applicants must be enrolled in a Cyber Security, Computer Science, Information Technology or Computer Software Engineering program.  An 800-1500 word essay focused on the topic of application security (mobile, desktop, embedded or server apps), answering one of the questions on the website.

Application Instructions: https://www.arxan.com/scholarships/

 

Name:  TheFix.com Addiction Story Scholarship

Deadline:  December 11

Award:  $1,000 to $5,000

Description: The Fix.com is looking for students willing to share their personal stories about addiction by writing an essay about their own personal experience.  They want to know how addiction, whether it was the applicant’s struggle or someone else’s changed their life. 

Application Instructions: http://www.thefix.com/content/addiction-story-scholarship

 

Name:  BrandedBridgeline.com Scholarship

Deadline:  August 1

Award:  $500

Description: Branded Bridge Line feels that great communication skills are the backbone behind any good relationship. They understand the importance of the effective exchange of information. Competent correspondence plays a vital role in everyday lives and they would like to highlight the emphasis students put on having these necessary skills. The student with the most compelling essay written about one of the topics provided on their website will be awarded a scholarship.

Application Instructions: https://brandedbridgeline.com/scholarship/

 

Name:  Heavy Constructor Association Industry Advancement Fund Scholarship

Deadline: 

Award:  $4,000

Description: The Heavy Constructors Association awards scholarships for students studying for careers in the construction industry. Recipients are chosen based on their career goals, financial needs, academic success and other factors.

Application Instructions: http://www.kcheavyconstruction.com/index.php/careers

Name:  Rand Marketing Web Design Scholarship

Deadline:  August 31

Award:  $1,000

Description: Rand Marketing believes that a scholarship can give an aspiring web designer/artist the opportunity to focus on his or her web designs instead of worrying about the cost of books and tuition. Our scholarship is about your artistic and creative ability.  Each applicant must submit an essay of 250 words or more.

Application Instructions: http://randmarketing.com/scholarship/

Name: Paradigm Malibu Annual Depression Treatment Education Scholarship

Deadline:  December 15

Award:  $1,000

Description: Applicants will submit a minimum 1000 word essay telling about educational goals, plans for after graduation and why they feel the deserve to win the scholarship and what winning the scholarship would mean to them.

Application Instructions: http://paradigmmalibu.com/annual-depression-treatment-education-scholarship/

Name: Ortho Scholar Scholarships

Deadline:  March 31, 2016

Award:  $1,000 (2)

Description: Ortho Scholar offers two scholarships for the 2016-17 academic year. Applicants will submit a 500 to 1000 word essay.

Application Instructions: http://www.orthoscholar.org/

Name: ClickMinded Digital Marketing Scholarship

Deadline:  March 31, 2016

Award:  $1,000

Description: 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.

Application Instructions: http://www.clickminded.com/#/scholarship/1/

Name:  GoodCall Scholarship

Deadline:  July 31 & December 31

Award:  $2,500

Description: GoodCall trys to help people make smarter decisions by giving them access to important data and they are offering a scholarship that is open to all undergraduate and graduate students.  Students should write a 400-500 word personal statement detailing an important decision they've made in their life.

Application Instructions: http://www.goodcall.com/scholarship/

Name:  Lending Tree Scholarship

Deadline:  July 15

Award:  $2,500

Description: LendingTree has launched their first scholarship this year, available to students enrolling as freshmen in an undergraduate program this fall. Students can apply by writing a 200 word personal statement about why they believe a college education is worth the time, effort, and money required.

Application Instructions: https://www.lendingtree.com/about/scholarship

Name:  FormSwift Summer Scholarship Contest

Deadline:  July 30

Award:  $1,000

Description: Applicants will write a one to two page Business Plan or make a Business Plan Infographic about one of the business industries listed on the website.

Application Instructions: http://formswift.com/startup-scholarship

Name:  Guiding Light Scholarship

Deadline:  August 1

Award:  $500

Description: The Guiding Light scholarship is about shining the light on the person who has been influential to you. Applicants will submit a 500 to 1000 word essay explaining who has influenced and sent them down the right path.

Application Instructions: http://www.nfcperformance.com/guiding-light-scholarship

 

Name:  Digicert Wifi Security Scholarship

Deadline:  July 1

Award:  $1,000

Description: Applicants will submit a video that will make people aware of Wi-Fi Security issues and show them how they can keep their devices and information secure while using public Wi-Fi.

Application Instructions: https://www.digicert.com/wifi-security-scholarship.htm.

 

Name:  Digicert Internet of Things Scholarship

Deadline:  August 1

Award:  $1,000

Description: When the Internet was first launched, people were able to connect to the internet through the computer or server with a LAN line (cable). Today, they can use a LAN line, a Wi-Fi connection, or a WiFi Hotspot to connect to the Internet, and the number of devices with Internet connectivity continues to grow and grow. Digicert wants applicants to think about how internet connectivity has evolved and will evolve to allow different types of devices to use the internet to help simplify and enrich lives. Applicants will submit a 400-600 word essay about how the Internet of Things will affect their future.

Application Instructions: https://www.digicert.com/internet-of-things-scholarship.htm.

 

Name:  Digicert Internet Security Scholarship

Deadline:  August 1

Award:  $1,000

Description: Most of today’s websites are secured with SSL Certificates, but even in the past few years Internet security has changed immensely. Digicert wants applicants to think about how fast the Internet security landscape is changing and explain in a 400-600 word essay how they see it evolving and improving in the future for both personal and business purposes.

Application Instructions: https://www.digicert.com/internet-security-scholarship.htm

 

Name:  The Kaplan Group Scholarship

Deadline:  July 26

Award:  $1,000

Description: For over 20 years, The Kaplan Group has had extensive experience solving problems and negotiating B2B transactions for clients large and small. Now, they want to give back by offering a scholarship to an undergraduate or graduate student pursuing a business or law-oriented degree program. Eligible fields of study are MBA, Finance, Accounting, Law, Management, Entrepreneurship, Economics and Business Administration. Applicants will submit a 600 word essay on one of two topics listed on the website.

Application Instructions: http://www.kaplancollectionagency.com/scholarship/

Name:  Helicopter New York City “The Big Apple Adventure” Scholarship

Deadline:  August 31

Award:  $1,000

Description: The Helicopter New York City ‘The Big Apple Adventure’ Scholarship is open to high school seniors and any student enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program by August 31, 2015 at any accredited U.S. college, university or institute.  Applicants will submit a 500 word or less essay.

Application Instructions: http://www.helicopternewyorkcity.com/scholarship/

 

Name:  North American Van Lines Logistics Scholarship

Deadline:  September 1

Award:  $1,000 (5)

Description: North American Van Lines is committed to supporting the community as well as the growth and development of the moving services and logistics industries. They believe education is the best way to ensure their industry has qualified professionals for years to come. Applicants must be a full time student at an accredited university pursuing a degree in Logistics or equivalent field. 

Application Instructions: http://www.northamerican.com/scholarship

 

Name:  Print Award for Design Excellence Scholarship

Deadline:  December 31

Award:  $1,000

Description: Influence Print's annual visual communication design scholarship is offered for students majoring or interested in design and applied arts or graphic design with strong academic records and outstanding creative abilities. To be considered, all submitted works must be digitally created, and be based in visual communication design.  Applicants must be majoring in Art, Graphic Design or a related field.

Application Instructions: http://www.influenceprint.com/design-scholarship-2015/

Name:  ePest Scholarship

Deadline:  December 31

Award:  $2,000

Description: ePest Solutions, a leading pest control company, has established the High Achievers Scholarship program for 2015, available for students pursuing a Science Degree. Applicants who are interested in Entomology and/or Biology will be favored. A 500 word (or less) essay answering the question on the website must be submitted.

Application Instructions: http://www.epestsolutions.com/scholarship.html,

 

 

Name:  The Plastic Place Green Scholarship Contest

Deadline:  August 3

Award:  $1,500

Description: The Plastic Place Green Scholarship will be awarded to an environmentally concerned, but tight-budgeted student who works hard in school, maintaining a high gpa.  Applicants will produce a thoughtful, well-written 800-1500 word essay on the topic listed on the website.  The winner will be chosen based on the quality of research, originality and presentation of their submission.

Application Instructions: http://www.plasticplace.com/the-plasticplace-scholarship

 

Name:  Matsun Nutrition Scholarship

Deadline:  July 15

Award:  $500

Description:

Matsun Nutrition strives to develop the healthiest liquid vitamins and supplements in the nation, while at the same time educating the public and creating an entrepreneurial spirit among today’s youth.  The purpose of their scholarship is to spark and tap into the creative minds of today’s youth.  They are seeking new, creative, original ideas on how to market liquid vitamins and supplements. Applicants will submit a minimum 1000 word marketing concept.

Application Instructions: http://www.matsunnutrition.com/scholarships/

 

Name:  Abrahamson & Uiterwyk Scholarship Essay Contest

Deadline:  July 31

Award:  $1,500

Description: Abrahamson & Uiterwyk, Florida personal injury attorneys, are offering a distracted driving scholarship to a high school senior or first year college student who writes a winning 500 -750 word essay answering the question on the website.

Application Instructions: http://www.theinjurylawyers.com/scholarships/

 

Name:  Michael Kiely Strong Roots Contest

Deadline:  March 1, 2016

Award:  $500

Description: Michael Kiely is proud to sponsor the Strong Roots Scholarship and Essay Contest as a means to encourage discussion over the meaning of community in the digital age and as a way to create educational opportunities for individuals who are dedicated to building strong communities where passions and careers can take root. The scholarship is a merit-based, essay-contest scholarship for students who want to help build healthy communities.

Application Instructions: http://virginiacriminallawyernow.com/#scholarship

 

Name:  Edit My Paper's Best Creative, Proofread Essay Scholarship

Deadline:  December 30

Award:  $250, $500, $1,000

Description: Edit My Paper is pleased to announce that they will be awarding scholarships to three successful students who have proven their creative writing and critical thinking abilities. They aim to recognize those students who are not only great orators, but excellent at writing and proofreading, skills that they believe are integral to students’ success. Applicants must write an essay of between 500 and 1000 words on the topic available on the website.

Application Instructions: https://editmypaper.ca/scholarship/2015-outside-scholarship.php

 

Name:  RentLingo’s.com Dream Big Scholarship

Deadline:  October 1 &  March 1

Award:  $1,000

Description: RentLingo is the largest source of expert apartment reviews. They are passionate about creating transparency in renting.  RentLingo was started while the founders were students and college spirit is in their DNA and drives them to give back. To help defer the cost of college, they are offering a scholarship twice per year. Applicants will submit a 750 word (or less) essay about their dream job.

Application Instructions: http://www.rentlingo.com/scholarship

Name:  For Diehard Fans Slogan Contest Scholarship

Deadline:  August 31

Award:  $500

Description: The For Diehard Fans Scholarship is offered to part time and full time college students. The goal is to contribute to higher education and learning by offering the winning student financial assistance to help cover the expenses of tuition and books. Applicants will show off their creative skills by creating a slogan for ForDiehardFans.com. The slogan must be a maximum of 140 characters. Entries will be judged on overall quality, originality and creativity.

Application Instructions: http://fordiehardfans.com/pages/scholarships

Name:  Park Plaza Dental Scholarship

Deadline:  May 25, 2016

Award:  $500

Description: The Park Plaza Dental Scholarship would not have been possible without the efforts of Petaluma dentist Dr. Mona Mahmoodi.  She promotes the quality and value of education through her support for students. Through this scholarship, students can enjoy the resources, support, and inspiration to follow their professional dreams. Success in the classroom precedes career fulfillment, and this scholarship aims to propel students towards achieving their academic goals. Applicants can express their interest and declare their eligibility by answering the essay question provided on the website.

Application Instructions: http://www.dentistpetaluma.com/park-plaza-dental-scholarship/

 

Name:  Family Rentals “Create Your Ideal Event” Scholarship

Deadline:  August 31

Award:  $1,000

Description: Family Rentals knows saving up for school can be tough. They believe that scholarships can give ambitious students the opportunity to focus on his or her studies instead of worrying about the cost of books and tuition. With that little extra help, they believe students can achieve greatness. Applicants must submit an essay of 500 words or more describing how they would plan their ideal event, from the celebration, the setting, the rental items needed, and so on.

Application Instructions: http://www.familyrentals.com/scholarship-guidelines-and-regulations.aspx

 

Name:  Novus Biologicals Scholarship

Deadline:  July 10

Award:  $1,500

Description: Novus believes that research is a critical component for the development and advancement in the life science community. They want to further scientific achievement by helping students who are interested in developing a career in science. The Novus Biologicals Scholarship Program is awarded to students pursuing a degree in a science.  Applicants will submit a personal statement of 500 words or less.

 

Application Instructions: http://www.novusbio.com/scholarship-program.html

Name:  Wieand Legal Scholarship

Deadline:  July 1 2016

Award:  $1,000

Description: Philadelphia trial attorney, Brent Wieand, is now offering students the Wieand Legal Scholarship for Fall 2016. Brent Wieand is a personal injury lawyer in Philadelphia that serves clients throughout Pennsylvania and New Jersey. This scholarship is open to undergraduate students and current law school students who are pursuing a Juris Doctorate degree at an ABA approved law school for the 2016 Fall semester.

Application Instructions: http://www.wieandlaw.com/wieand-legal-scholarship-fall-2016/

 

Name:  R&D Systems Scholarship

Deadline:  July 17

Award:  $1,500

Description: R&D Systems is proud to support education in science with a scholarship program established to students who are pursuing a degree in a science related field. Applicants will submit a written statement addressing the topic available on the website.

Application Instructions: http://www.rndsystems.com/rnd_page_objectname_scholarship_application.aspx

 

Name:  Coupons.IN Scholarship

Deadline:  November 1

Award:  $500

Description: CouponsIN is an Indian-based company that is hinged on helping everyone access the greatest deals and offers available in one place through coupons and promotional codes. It’s a one-stop value shop! Applicants will submit a 300-400 word article that outlines the most creative, ridiculous, funny or any other way in which they have saved money.

 

Application Instructions: http://coupons.in/scholarship

Name:  All American Windows and Doors “My Biggest Success” Scholarship

Deadline: August 31

Award:  $1,000

Description: All American Windows and Doors believes that scholarships can give ambitious students the opportunity to focus on his or her studies instead of worrying about the cost of books and tuition. With that little extra help, they believe one can achieve greatness. All American Windows and Doors is offering a scholarship to enable the student chosen from all entries to pursue his or her education. Applicants will submit a 500 word or less essay.

Application Instructions: http://aawimpact.com/my-biggest-success-scholarship/

 

Name:  Boyk Law Veteran Scholarship

Deadline: October 31

Award:  $2,000

Description: As part of their Military Messages campaign, Charles E. Boyk Law Offices, LLC are pleased to announce their first annual 2015 US Veteran Scholarship for college students. The scholarship has been created as part of Boyk Law’s continued commitment to the service men and women of the United States Armed Forces and their continuing education. Applicants must have served in the US Army, Navy, Marines, Coast Guard or Reserves OR be the child or stepchild have someone who has.

Application Instructions: http://www.charlesboyk-law.com/library/veteran-college-scholarship.cfm

 

Name:  Structuredsettlement-quotes.com Scholarships

Deadline:  July 1

Award:  $2,000 (1) & $1,000 (1)

Description: Structuredsettlement-quotes.com wants to promote the financial well-being of college students while they are completing their studies.  In furtherance of this goal they are offering two scholarships to the best essays submitted. This scholarship is available for all students who have demonstrated academic excellence and involvement in activities.

Application Instructions:  https://www.structuredsettlement-quotes.com/scholarshippage

 

Name:  Sohscholarship.com Scholarship

Deadline:  unknown

Award:  unknown

Description: Secrets of the Hire (SOH) is a professional organization that focuses on professional and career development through job interview tips, resume workshops, professional career advice, LinkedIN tips, and scholarships for college students and recent graduates. They are pleased to announce that they are offering their very first academic scholarship opportunity for college students. Their aim is to assure every single college graduate has the funds to not only start, but complete their college matriculation.

Application Instructions: http://sohscholarship.com/

 

Name:  Barry’s Ticket Service All Rounder Scholarship

Deadline:  December 31

Award:  $3,000

Description: Barry's Ticket Service is Southern California's leading entertainment ticket provider. They specialize in providing premium hard-to-get sports, concert and theatre tickets that can suit any budget. Barry's has been in the industry for more than 30 years, and during that time their customers have purchased some of the best seats in the house to some of the biggest sports, concerts and theater events in the world. Barry's Tickets understands the importance of higher education and the high financial demands it requires and they would like to help any way they can. That is why they have implemented their All-Rounder Scholarship Program that seeks to provide financial assistance to a quality all-rounded student.

Application Instructions:  http://www.barrystickets.com/scholarships/

 

Name: Greg Baumgartner Annual Scholarship

Deadline:  December 31

Award:  $1,000

Description: The importance of education cannot be overstated. Attorney, Greg Baumgartner, understands how difficult obtaining an education can be for some young men and women, particularly when the student must provide for their own higher education. At times it may seem overwhelming, yet with the will, there is a way. In an effort to give back to the community, Greg Baumgartner is offering a scholarship to a student who is paying their way without parental assistance. Applicants will submit a short essay.

Application Instructions: http://www.texas-truckaccidentlawyer.com/scholarship/greg-baumgartner-scholarship/

 

Name: Baumgartner Law Firm Law Student Scholarship

Deadline:  August 31

Award:  $3,000

Description: The Baumgartner Law Firm is a top-rated personal injury law firm in Houston, Texas, and takes great pride in giving back to the community.  It is their hope that the Baumgartner Law Firm Scholarship will help a needy student achieve a top-notch legal education. They are pleased to offer an annual law student scholarship to needy individuals who are enrolled at an accredited Law School in the U.S. This scholarship will be awarded based on need and a commitment to helping others.

Application Instructions: https://baumgartnerlawyers.com/baumgartner-law-firm-scholarship-application/

 

Name: Brett Mcandlis Brown Law Firm Future Leaders Scholarship

Deadline:  July 15

Award:  $2,000

Description: The Brett Law Future Leaders Scholarship 2015 is available to law school students who have an interest in personal injury law and are working towards their Juris Doctorate degree. Applicants must have a minimum 3.5 GPA.

Application Instructions: http://washingtoninjury.com/library/future-leaders-scholarship

 

Name: Global English Editing A Better America Scholarship

Deadline:  December 31

Award:  $1,000

Description: Global English Editing awards scholarships to students in the United States who intend to make a positive contribution to the country’s future. They do this because as a company they want to reach out to the student generation and reward initiative, innovation and lofty idealism.

Application Instructions: https://geediting.com/about/scholarship-program/

 

Name: Daniel Kline Education Scholarship

Deadline:  July 1

Award:  $1,000

Description: The Daniel Kline Education Scholarship awards annual academic scholarships to students pursuing undergraduate and graduate degrees in a range of programs and schools. Applicants will submit a 500-750 word essay.

Application Instructions: http://klinedentistry.com/scholarship/

 

Name: American Graphics Design Thinking Scholarship

Deadline:  July 31 & December 31

Award:  $1,000

Description: American Graphics Institute offers multiple scholarships to encourage the use of design and creative thinking across various disciplines and fields. Several scholarships are available each year for students enrolled in any accredited post-secondary degree-granting program in the United States, including undergraduate and post-graduate programs. Applicants will submit a 500-1500 word essay.

Application Instructions: https://www.agitraining.com/scholarships

 

Name: Extreme Terrain Off-Road Outfitters Scholarship

Deadline:  June 15 & October 15

Award:  $3,000

Description: Extreme Terrain is offering scholarships to eligible students pursuing a degree in Environmental Studies, Environmental Research, Land Use, Earth and Atmospheric Studies, Sustainable Land Management, Parks and Recreation, or Sustainable Agriculture Systems. Applicants will submit a 700-1500 word essay.

Application Instructions: http://www.extremeterrain.com/scholarships.html

 

Name: Moxie Pest Control Customer Service Scholarship

Deadline:  August 31 & December 31

Award: $500

Description: Moxie Pest Control takes pride in their customer service, including building a solid customer base, creating careers for local families and establishing good relationships with their local suppliers and vendors. They are pleased to support those actively engaged in developing theirselves through the pursuit of college education and will award their scholarships to the applicants who submit the winning essay.

Application Instructions: http://moxiepestaz.com/moxie-scholarship/

 

Name: MEDIGO Scholarship

Deadline:  July 31

Award: $2,000

Description: MEDIGO is offering a scholarship to one student currently enrolled in a course in marketing, tourism management, healthcare marketing, or business administration. MEDIGO is an online platform that connects patients with healthcare worldwide, with the aim of simplifying the process of booking medical travel. As part of their commitment to improving access to healthcare, they want to recognize the talent of one exceptional student who can deliver a strategy to develop the MEDIGO brand in the United States. To participate, students must come up with a marketing strategy based on a fixed budget. Applications will be judged on creative thinking, initiative and relevance.

Application Instructions: http://medigo.com/blog/about-us/scholarship/

 

Name: Public Health Community Scholarship

Deadline:  July 31

Award: $2,500

Description: The purpose of the merit-based Public Health Community Scholarship is to help Public Health students pay for the costs of their education. This scholarship is ideal for Public Health Workers, Nurses, Physicians, Social Workers, Community Leaders and more. Applicants must be currently enrolled in a Public Health program and will submit a 700-800 word essay.

Application Instructions: http://mphprogramslist.com/public-health-community-scholarship/

 

Name: SecureLink Digital Leader Scholarship

Deadline:  December 31

Award: $1,500 plus Internship

Description: SecureLink is one of the leading digital software companies in America, currently used by over 30,000 global businesses. At critical moments, they enable a secure remote connection between technology companies and their enterprise customers. This scholarship will be awarded to the individual(s) that exemplify a talent for and interest in creating impactful digital content that will position their company as both innovative product developers and digital security thought leaders. The scholarship winner will be awarded a cash prize as well as an internship with our company for the length of a semester. The internship can be either in-house or remote.

Application Instructions: http://www.securelink.com/the-2015-securelink-scholarship-for-digital-leaders/

 

Name: ApartmentList Scholarship

Deadline: June 1 and December 31

Award: $2,500

DescriptionApartment List is one of the fastest growing apartment rental marketplaces in the U.S. As a company filled with many college grads, they know that college is an important life endeavor, but one that can be expensive. Since they couldn’t have graduated without a little help along the way, they want to give back to the future leaders of America. Therefore, they are offering a scholarship to outstanding students who exemplify one or more of Apartment List’s core values. They want to hear form applicants who have mentored a fellow student, organized a fundraiser for charity, or gone on a humanitarian trip abroad or had other achievements.

Application Instructions: https://www.apartmentlist.com/scholarship

 

Name: Eureka Software Solutions Scholarship

Deadline: June 1 and December 31

Award: $2,500

DescriptionEureka Software Solutions, a custom software development company understands how important education is. They also know it can be a financial burden for some individuals/families. To help students who are young software developers, they would like to ease the financial burden by offering an opportunity for a scholarship to High School seniors who have built a working, unique software product or app. The scholarship candidate must meet the eligibility requirements and be able to produce a letter of recommendation that supports that the product or app was built by the student.

Application Instructions: www.eurekasoft.com/#scholarship

 

Name: Reeves Law Group Scholarship

Deadline: December 15

Award: $2,500

DescriptionThe Reeves Law Group specializes in representing victims of accidents and other tragic circumstances.  They will be awarding a scholarship to a deserving student and future lawyer who authors a winning 750-1000 word essay.

Application Instructions: http://www.robertreeveslaw.com/scholarship/

 

Name: Christopher W Keyser Undergraduate Scholarship

Deadline:  July 31, Award:  $1,500

Description:  Keyser Law, P.A. is offering an annual scholarship for all undergraduate students pursuing a degree and career in the legal or criminal justice field. Applicants are required to submit a 1000-1500 word essay regarding our current legal system.

Application Instructions:  http://www.keyserdefense.com/contact-us/christopher-keyser-scholarship

 

Name: Divorce.USAttorneys.com Scholarship

Deadline:  July 14, Award:  $2,500

Description:  Divorce.USAttorneys.com is offering a scholarship to students majoring in Pre-Law, Family Law, Law, Criminal Justice or Sociology.  Students interested in applying for the scholarship are required to submit a 1000 word legal essay outlining the step-by-step process of divorce proceedings.

Application Instructions: http://divorce.usattorneys.com/scholarship-program/

 

Name: iVein Health & Wellness Scholarship

Deadline:  July 14, Award:  $2,500

Description:  Intermountain Vein Center is offering all students a semi-annual scholarship of $2,000.  Applicants must submit an essay of 800-1000 words promoting a healthy lifestyle during college and obtaining lifelong habits.

Application Instructions: http://www.ivein.com/scholarship/

 

Name: The Raab Collection Stewards of History Scholarship

Deadline:  July 1,

Award:  $2,000

Description:  The Raab Collection is offering an annual scholarship for juniors and seniors who are majoring in history, and have a passion for historical documents, and historical preservation in the 21st century. Applicant must write an 800-word essay on what role technology will play in the preservation of history.

Application Instructions: http://www.raabcollection.com/scholarship

 

Name: Bachus & Shanker, LLC Scholarship

Deadline:  July 1,

Award:  $2,000

Description:  Bachus & Schanker, LLC is proud to announce their semiannual scholarship for students attending a 4-year university with a 3.0 GPA. The Scholarship can be used to assist with cost of tuition. To apply students must write a 800 word essay about their opinion on the importance of the 7th Amendment and how it affects their life.

Application Instructions: http://www.coloradolaw.net/scholarship/

 

Name: The Ski Butlers Scholarship

Deadline:  January 31, 2016,

Award:  $2,000

Description:  Ski Butlers is offering an annual scholarship to students with a passion for skiing/riding on mountains. The scholarship will aid in the cost of tuition and other school costs. Eligible students must submit a 600 word essay and a photo.

Application Instructions: http://www.skibutlers.com/scholarship

 

Name: Career Step Scholarships

Deadline:  October 31,

Award:  $2,000

Description:  Career Step is offering 3 annual scholarships. Each scholarship aims to help high school seniors, single mothers and military service members and spouses. The scholarships will aid students in the cost of tuition and books. To apply, submit a 800-1000 word essay or video about a topic listed on Career Step’s scholarship website.

Application Instructions: http://www.careerstep.com/scholarships

 

Name: The Naegle Law Firm Scholarship 

Deadline:  Fall – June 30 & Spring – December 31,

Award:  $2,000

Description:  The Naegle Law firm is offering an annual scholarship for current or former military service members who are also full-time students. Applicant must write a 500-word essay on the given topics. Student must include honor pledge and activities and community involvement.

Application Instructions: http://naeglelawfirm.com/scholarship/

 

Name: The Acculynx Scholarship for Higher Education

Deadline:  Fall – June 1 & Spring – December 1,

Award:  $2,000

Description:  Acculynx is offering an annual scholarship to students at any four-year college of technical school. Applicants must either write an essay that is no shorter than 800 words or create a video about a specific software or app that they cannot live without or how it makes their life easier or better.

Application Instructions: http://www.acculynx.com/scholarship

 

Name: The 72 Degrees National Scholarship

Deadline:  March 15, 2016,

Award:  $500

Description:  72 Degrees Air Conditioning and Heating is offering an annual scholarship to support the youth of America in their endeavors to further their education. Applicants must write a 400-600-word essay about potential cooling solutions for individuals in areas without easy access to air conditioning.

Application Instructions: http://www.72degreesaz.com/72-degrees-national-scholarship/

 

Name: The LogoMaker Scholarship

Deadline:  July 31,

Award:  $2,500

Description:  LogoMaker is proud to announce their scholarship program for U.S. students enrolled in undergraduate studies. They will be offering an annual scholarship to help students pay for tuition, books and other academic fees. Applicants will submit a 500-700 word essay on the impact of art and design in commerce along with a page long bio.

Application Instructions: http://www.logomaker.com/scholar.html

 

Name: The Health Wonk Scholarship

Deadline:  November 30,

Award:  $2,500 (1) & $1,500 (1)

Description:  Healthinsurance.org is offering two annual scholarships, a Gold Award of $2,500 and a Silver Award of $1,500. Applicants are required to submit a 1,000-2,000-word essay on any topic pertinent to clinical care, public health research, health policy, health care, and population health in the United States.

Application Instructions: http://www.healthinsurance.org/scholarship/

 

Name:  Carpenter, Zuckerman & Rowley, LLP Scholarship

Deadline:  July 1,

Award:  $1,000

Description: Paul Zuckerman is pleased to announce a scholarship available to students anticipating attending school in the fall of 2015. The $1,000 scholarship is intended to help defray first-year expenses for students that have been accepted into a school anywhere in the United States.

Application instructions:  http://www.czrlaw.com/scholarship-application/

 

Name:  Ruhmann Law Firm Scholarship

Deadline:  July 1,

Award:  $1,000

Description: To be eligible for the scholarship, applicants must be entering their first year of law school as either a part-time or full-time student.

Application instructions: http://www.ruhmannlawfirm.com/scholarship-application/

 

Name:  American Graphics Institute Design Thinking Scholarship

Deadline:  July 31 and December 31

Award:  $1,000

Description: American Graphics Institute offers multiple scholarships to encourage the use of design and creative thinking across various disciplines and fields. Scholarships are awarded twice annually, in January and again in August of each year. Applicants will submit an essay of between 500 and 1500 words.

Application Instructions: http://www.agitraining.com/scholarships

 

Name:  Abestos.com Scholarships

Deadline:  August 20, 2015

Award:  $5,000 (2)

Description:The Mesothelioma Center is an organization dedicated to spreading awareness about mesothelioma and the dangers of asbestos. Asbestos is a toxic mineral that causes mesothelioma, an often terminal cancer affecting more than 3,000 Americans annually. Applicants will be required to write an essay that brings to light the issues surrounding mesothelioma and help raise awareness about the disease, research, promising clinical trials, survivors and caregivers.

Application Instructions: http://www.asbestos.com/scholarship/

 

Name:  Phillip H Miller Free Speech Scholarship

Deadline:  August 1

Award:  $1,000 (2)

Description: Miller Law Offices believe that education and free speech are important aspects of democracy and make America great. They want to support young people who attend college and in their hearts understand the significance of freedom of speech.  Applicants will write a 500+ word essay on “Freedom of Speech Makes America Great”.

Application Instructions: http://www.philliphmiller.com/free-speech-scholarship/

 

Name:  DietSpotlight Scholarship

Deadline:  December 31

Award:  $3,000 (1) $1,000 (3)

Description: The Dietspotlight.com Research Leadership Scholarship Program was created in hopes that it may encourage students in various health fields to work toward a future in which obesity and its related problems can be controlled. Applicants will submit a 900 to 1500 word essay.

Application Instructions: http://www.dietspotlight.com/scholarship/

 

Name: The Peter Leeds Stock Trading Scholarship

Deadline:  October 1

Award: $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.

Application instructions:  http://peterleeds.com/stock-trading-scholarship.htm

 

Name: Belluck & Fox  Scholarship

Deadline:  Fall and Spring deadlines

Award: varies

Description: Belluck & Fox, LLP supports Mesothelioma Education.  The scholarship money from their essay contest is one way the law firm encourages younger people to learn about the disease. The contest is also designed to generate enthusiasm by encouraging the public to support the entrants and their essays via Facebook. Through this outreach, their hope is that the contestants will spread the word about mesothelioma to family and friends, and expand the reach of mesothelioma awareness.

Application instructions:  http://www.belluckfox.com/mesothelioma/scholarships/

 

Name: International Gem Society Donald Clark Scholarship

Deadline:  December 15

Award: $350

Description: The International Gem Society (IGS) was founded by Donald Clark, CSM with the mission to improve people’s access to information about the field of gemology.  As a result, IGS seeks to encourage students who have a particular interest in geology, gems, lapidary arts or gemology.  In honor of Donald Clark, IGS has endowed an annual scholarship. Applicants will submit a minimum 1000 word essay on the topic available at the website.

Application instructions:  http://www.gemsociety.org/scholarships/

 

Name: Rikvin.com Scholarship

Deadline:  December 1

Award: $1,000

Description:

Rikvin Pte. Ltd. is one of the largest and leading international firms specializing in Singaporean company registration. They provide an extensive range of one-stop solutions that will grow businesses, such as the provision of work visas, tax management, offshore incorporations and more. They are the leading body for entrepreneurs wishing to relocate to Singapore and have worked comprehensively with many Fortune 500 companies, multinational corporations and SME’s. Rikvin offers two scholarship programs.

Application instructions:  http://www.rikvin.com/about-us/scholarships/

 

Name: Lamber-Goodnow Injury Law Team Education Scholarships

Deadline: July 31 & December 15th 

Award: $1,000

Description:The Lamber-Goodnow Injury Law Team awards several academic scholarships to students pursuing undergraduate and graduate degrees in a range of programs and schools.

Application instructions:  http://lambergoodnow.com/scholarships/

 

Name: AT&T Infographic Scholarship

Deadline: January & June

Award: $1,000

Description:Applicants will create and infographic showing how technology enhances learning.  Applicants infographics should be original, factual and most importantly engaging and as fun as possible.

Application instructions: http://www.attsavings.com/scholarship

 

Name: Snap Agency Scholarship

Deadline: October 5

Award: $1,000

Description: The Snap Agency is offering their first ever Digital Marketing Scholarship. Applicants will submit a 1000 word article discussing a cutting edge digital marketing tactic that is on the cusp of becoming incredibly important.

Application instructions: http://www.snapagency.com/blog/scholarship-contest/

 

Name: Zumper Apartments Scholarship

Deadline: November 15

Award: $1,000

Description: Zumper, a national home and apartment rental search site knows that finding a place to rent has been difficult for too long, so they are out to completely change the game. They have built the first apartment search platform that not only helps you find the perfect place, but also apply for an apartment. They are looking for outstanding students who have helped their classmates or community in a tremendous way. Applicants will submit a short piece telling them all about it.

Application instructions: https://www.zumper.com/apartments-scholarship

 

Name:  Charles J Argento & Associates Scholarship

Deadline:  July 1, Award:  $1,000

Description: Charles Argento, an Accident and Injury Attorney, announces a scholarship for students anticipating attending school in the fall of 2015. The $1,000 scholarship is intended to help defray first-year expenses for students that have been accepted into a school anywhere in the United States.

Application instructions: http://charlesargento.com/scholarship-application/

 

Name  Delfino Green & Green Scholarship

Deadline:  July 1, Award:  $1,000

Description: William Green of Delfino, Green & Green, worker’s compensation attorneys, announces a scholarship for students anticipating attending school in the fall of 2015. The $1,000 scholarship is intended to help defray first-year expenses for students that have been accepted into a school anywhere in the United States.

Application instructions: http://accidentlawyerdgg.com/scholarship-application/

 

Name:  Flosum Scholarship

Deadline:  December 15,

Award:  $750

Description: The Flosum scholarship award is open to students pursuing or intending to pursue their bachelor’s degree in the fields of computer engineering, computer science or in another technical discipline such as electrical engineering, physics or mathematics with an interest in the field of computer science.

Application instructions: http://www.flosum.com/apply-flosum-scholarship/

 

Name:  A1 Garage Door Service Scholarship

Deadline:  July 15,

Award:  $1,000

Description: This scholarship is offered by A1 Garage Door Service for future business scholars to make their mark in the marketing arena.  They are looking for students who have a good marketing mind, who can show them their best ideas for a marketing campaign in the service industry.

Application instructions: http://www.phoenixazgaragedoorrepair.com/garage-door-repair/a1-garage-door-service-college-scholarship-application/

 

Name:  DrugNews Scholarship

Deadline:  Summer: April 30  & Fall: July 15,

ward:  $1,000

Description: DrugNews was created to be the #1 consumer resource for drug research, development, safety, and litigation news. As part of this, they support those who research the safety of medications or help develop new drug concepts. Their scholarship award targets those students planning a career in drug research, or with family members affected by a permanent drug injury. Students will submit a 400-600 word essay explaining why they wish to pursue a career in biology, medicine, biomedical engineering or drug research.

Application Instructions: http://www.drugnews.net/scholarship/

 

Name  CaptainU Student Athlete Scholarship

Deadline:  Quarterly Awards,

Award:  $1,000

Description: CaptainU is the leading college sports recruiting platform that helps over 750,000 top student-athletes get to the next level.  Their platform allows athletes to create a recruiting profile, connect with 16,000 college coaches, and make a college team. They also help connect students with recruiting video, scholarships and college admissions.

Application instructions: http://www.captainu.com/scholarship

 

Name:  Eraser Clinic Scholarship

Deadline:  Fall: June 30 & Spring November 30,

Award: $1,000

Description: Eraser Clinic Laser Tattoo Removal is a leading provider of laser tattoo removal services and seeks to make educational opportunities available to those committed to study of subjects that have advanced the field of laser tattoo removal, whether through research and development or clinical practice. The Eraser Clinic Laser Tattoo Removal Scholarship is a merit-based scholarship for students pursuing higher education with an emphasis in one of the following fields: nursing, medicine, natural sciences, applied sciences, engineering, or a related field.

Application instructions: http://www.eraserclinic.com/scholarship

 

Name:  Golden Asp Scholarship Essay Contest

Deadline: not listed,

ward: $1,000

 Description: At Golden Asp, a leading prom dress retailer, they believe that those that have the desire and ambition to succeed should and they are dedicated to helping those individuals do just that. Applicants will respond to the essay prompt found on the website with a 1000 word essay.

Application instructions:  http://goldenaspprom.com/golden-asp-college-scholarship-essay-contest

ABODO I Heart My School Scholarship
Deadline: September 1 for Fall Award & January 31 for Spring Award
Award: $500
Description:

ABODO is an apartment search service that was started by a few guys from UW Madison. ABODO was built by students for students because they loved their school, but hated every time they had to find a new place to live. They decided to pull together all the best listings around campus and put them all on a map with powerful filters and real-time availability. It worked for them, so now they are on a mission to spread the love to campuses across the country! They loved their school and now they want to find out more about why you love your school. Applicants will submit a 500-1000 word essay about what makes their school so awesome.

Application instructions:

http://www.abodo.com/scholarship

After College Scholarships
Deadline: varies
Award: varies
Description:

AfterCollege provides students with a way to discover entry-level jobs and internships based on their school, major and graduation date. Most AfterCollege scholarships are specific to a student's major or career path. Recipients are selected based on a brief, resume-style personal statement and the contents of their AfterCollege profile, such as honors, skills, work or volunteer experience, etc

Andrew Flusche Scholarship Contest
Deadline: July 31, 2016
Award: $1000
Description:

Drinking and driving is an extreme problem among teens and young adults. This scholarship contest is to test the applicant’s ability to spread the word about these dangers to their peers. The task is for the student to create a public service announcement (PSA) to raise awareness of the severity of this problem. Applicants will be judged on creativity, as well as the persuasiveness and impact it will have on their peers.

Arctic Physical Therapy Scholarship
Deadline: August 31
Award: $500
Description:

Scholarship Guidance offers the "Artic Physical Therapy Scholarship to a student who is attending a college or university no later than January of 2015, has a 3.0 gpa and submits answers to essay questions on the website.

Army ROTC Scholarships
Deadline: not listed
Award: Tuition, room, board, stipend
Description:

Applicants must be US Citizens age 17-27 with ACT scores of at least 19 or SAT of at least 920 and 2.5 gpa.  Eligible to join the ROTC

AFSCME/UNCF Union Scholars Program
Deadline: not listed
Award: $5,000 +$4,000 intern stipend
Description:

Sophomore or junior student of color in certain majors (see website) with a 2.5 GPA. Must demonstrate interest in working for social and economic justice through the labor movement.

Application instructions:

Application online at www.uncf.org.

Autodesk Scholarships and Competitions
Deadline: Ongoing
Award: $1,000
Description:

Design competitions are a great way to sharpen your skills and show off creativity. Autodesk proudly sponsors competitions around the world with the goal of helping advance students’ knowledge and skills through challenges that inspire and prepare them for promising careers in architecture, engineering, and the digital arts.

Anyoption.com Scholarship
Deadline:
Award:$500
Description:

Anyoption, the world’s leading binary option trading platform believes that through education and personal development the sky really is the limit. With that in mind, they are proud to announce their higher education scholarship competition. Applicants must be less than 25, enrolled full-time in a higher level institute and submit an essay of no less than 1200 words on “investing for young adults”.

Axol Life Science Scholarship
Deadline:June 30
Award:$2,000
Description:

Axol Life Science Scholarship is available to graduate or undergraduate students pursuing a life-science degree. Applicants will submit a 1000 word essay on a life-science topic of their choice.

BannerStandPros.com Scholarship
Deadline: August 31
Award: $500
Description:

The BannerStandPros.com scholarship is designed to foster creativity and promote passion in marketing and design for all industries. On behalf of the participating institutions, the goal of our scholarship is to provide financial assistance to students pursuing an education in the marking and design industries. Banner Stand Pros will award one $500 cash scholarship to the student who completes the best banner design following the specifications on the website.

Belly Go Round Scholarship
Deadline: varies
Award: $500
Description:

Belly Go Round, an online retailer of preowned maternity clothes, will be awarding scholarships to a college student working towards a career in child development, OBGYN or labor delivery nursing or teaching. Applicants don’t need to write a long winded essay or fill out any long application forms to apply. Just send BellyGoRound.com a short reply with your basic contact info and why you chose the profession you are working towards for your chance to win $500 towards school.

Belmont Anderson & Associates
Deadline: October 14
Award: $500
Description:

The Health Professionals and Specializing Physicians Scholarship Program will award $500 each year to a student striving to achieve their dream of studying to become a medical professional.

BestColleges.com Scholarships and Resources for Women
Deadline: varies
Award: varies
Description:

BestColleges.com, a site that features college planning tools and academic resources has created the College Scholarships and Resources for Women with busy college students in mind, simplifying the list of scholarships and providing the opportunity to read more about only the most relevant. With a focus on STEM subjects, their resource includes scholarships sorted across academic interests and personal demographics, as well as a collection of organizations dedicated to helping women further their education and professional development following graduation.

Black Pine Recreation Management Professionals Scholarship
Deadline: October 14
Award: $500
Description:

The Future Recreation Management Professionals Scholarship Program will award $500 every year to a student striving to achieve their dream of establishing a career in Recreation Management.

Big Sun Scholarship
Deadline: Jun 19, 2015
Award: $500
Description:

The BigSun Organization is proud to help young athletes succeed in their academic pursuits and are offering a scholarship to a deserving student athlete. All student athletes are eligible regardless of the sport they are engaged in.

Application instructions:

http://www.bigsunathletics.com

Business Community Impact Scholarship
Deadline: September 30
Award: $1000
Description:

The Business Community Impact Scholarship offered by Payroll Companies.us is open to both incoming freshmen as well as current undergraduate and graduate students. Applicants will submit a 1,000-1,500 word essay stating how a small business in their community has influenced their life, career, or educational aspirations.

Application instructions:

http://payrollcompanies.us/scholarship/

Cliffside Malibu Scholarship Program
Deadline: Ongoing
Award: $1,000 to $2,000
Description:

Cliffside Malibu Foundation is offering several scholarships for a wide range of entries, research, programming, design, or video submissions all welcome

The Clubs of America Scholarship Award
Deadline: August 31, 2015
Award: $1,500
Description:

Greatclubs.com is offering a $1500 annual scholarship to help students consider their aspirations, and ease the burden of the costs of higher education. Students who are interested in applying and maintain a 3.0 cumulative GPA are expected to either write an 800 word essay, or create a YouTube video on where they see themselves in 10 years.

CollegeMapper Scholarship
Deadline: Every month
Award: $500
Description:

CollegeMapper is an online tool that helps high school students through the college admissions process. They also work with organizations such as the University of Washington Dream Project and the Boys and Girls Club to help low income and first-generation college students get into college.

ConsumerAffairs International Scholarship Programme
Deadline: April and December
Award: $1,000
Description:

The Consumer Affairs International Scholarship programme is designed to facilitate the immersion of international students into the UK educational system. A scholarship will be awarded bi-annually in December and April to the winner of their essay contest to assist with the costs of studying abroad in the U.K.

CheapAutoInsurance.org
Deadline: not listed
Award: $500
Description:

CheapAutoInsurance.org will award a scholarship to at least one winner per year for their best rendition of a commercial promoting auto insurance and its value to high school and college students.  Submission deadlines are October 1 and March 1 each year.

Critical Systems, Inc. Breakthrough Technologies Scholarship
Deadline: Spring Award application period is March 15th thru April 30; Fall Award application period is Sept 15th thru Oct 31st
Award: $1000
Description:

Critical Systems, Inc. is committed to supporting the breakthrough technologies that are being developed in Semiconductor and related industries. They provide the gas delivery, gas abatement, and orbital welding, and other products & services that are fundamental to these technologies. Many of their customers are universities and research organizations where these technologies are first cultivated. That is why Critical Systems is now offering the Breakthrough Technologies Scholarship. This scholarship will be awarded to 3rd or 4th year engineering and science students pursuing a career that involves the use of micro and/or nano technologies (MEMS, Solar PV, Thin Film or the like). There are currently 2 scholarships being awarded annually – one Spring Award, and one Fall Award.

Campus Explorer Scholarship
Deadline: Monthly
Award: $1,000
Description:

Campus Explorer gives a $1,000 scholarship each month.  They will announce a new scholarship - and a new way to win each month.  A winner will be randomly selected from the entrants.

Costa Rica Early Start Study Abroad Program
Deadline: not listed
Award: $1,200
Description:

The Costa Rica Early Start Study Abroad Program Scholarship is funded by the generous support of Richard Paegelow, KU Alumnus and former participant of the San Jose, Costa Rica study abroad program. Awards are designed to assist KU undergraduate students who can benefit from the month-long Early Start program to strengthen language and cultural adaptation skills in anticipation of semester study at Universidad de Costa Rica.  The scholarship totals $1,200 which covers most of the expenses connected with studying in the Escuela de Filologia for the month. 

Application instructions:

Apply Online: https://ku.studioabroad.com/? go=EarlyStartScholarship

CompareCards.com Scholarship
Deadline:varies
Award:$2,500
Description:

Each month CompareCards will award a scholarship to a college student in need who can answer a tricky trivia question and the follow up tiebreaker question.

Doctor On Demand Scholarship
Deadline: July 1, 2015
Award: $5000
Description:

The Doctor On Demand Scholarship will award a scholarship to an exceptional student representing the next generation of modern medicine. The Doctor On Demand scholarship is available to any Medical, or Undergraduate student enrolled in a health-related field-of-study at an accredited college or university for the fall of 2015

Dry Defender Protect Your Bed Scholarship
Deadline: June 30, 2015
Award: $1,000
Description:

Dry Defender offers a wide range of affordable premium bedding, including plastic mattress covers, breathable mattress covers, mattress protectors, mattress pads, underpads, and overlays. Dry Defender’s mission is to protect America’s mattresses from spills, accidents, dust mites, bed bugs, mildew and mold, and other allergens. ProtectiveBedding.com is proud to be the official partner store of Dry Defender. Dry Defender needs an arch-nemesis and is offering a scholarship to the applicant who comes up with the most creative arch-nemesis.

Environmental Institute for Golf
Deadline: not listed
Award: Various
Description:

A number of different scholarships for students pursuing careers in the golf course industry, future turfgrass researchers and educators, children and grandchildren of GCSAA members, and foreign students studying in the United States.

Families of Freedom
Deadline: not listed
Award: Undesignated
Description:

Children and/or spouses of those killed or permanently disabled as a result of the terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001.

Application instructions:

www.familiesoffreedom.com

Fitness Awareness Scholarship
Deadline: Monthly Deadlines
Award: $2,500
Description:

The Fitness Awareness Scholarship is offered by Fitness Surprise. Up to four scholarships will be awarded for 2014 to future/current graduate and undergraduate students.

Future First Nursing Scholarship
Deadline: August 14, 2015
Award: $500
Description:

Best Online RN to BSN Program proudly announces their 2015 scholarship which will be awarded to one college student. Applicants must be enrolled in an RN nursing degree program with an accredited nursing school.

Get Prepped LSAT Prep Law Scholarship
Deadline: not listed
Award: $1,000
Description:

To help current law student experiencing financial difficulties to be able to continue their studies.

Giva Semi-Annual Student Scholarship Award
Deadline: June 1st and December 1st
Award: $1,000
Description:

Giva, Inc., a technology company located in Silicon Valley is excited to offer a semi-annual scholarship to assist undergraduate or graduate students attending a college or university further their education. All applicants will be required to compose a thoughtful essay between 500-1000 words answering the questions "How will you use your talents and education to make the world a better place for future generations? What are your career and personal goals and why?" Winners are required to perform some community service volunteer work.

Application instructions:

www.givainc.com/scholarships

Global Trade Specialist Scholarship Contest
Deadline: August 31
Award: $1,000
Description:

The history of China’s economic and social revolution has had a great impact on the global economy. For this scholarship students will submita book report on China Road: A Journey into the Future of a Rising Power written by Rob Glifford. These book reports will be judged on how well the student can understand the key idea put forth in the book

Application instructions:

http://www.mgtrading.com/scholarship/

Greater Kansas City Community Foundation
Deadline: not listed
Award: Varies
Description:

A large number of scholarships of all different types are offered by this foundation. See the website for more details.

Application instructions:

www.gkccf.org/scholarships

GMR Transcription Scholarship
Deadline: not listed
Award: $500
Description:

GMR Transcription is a leading transcription services company that transcribes voice recordings for academic, business, legal, non-profit and other organizations and offers ongoing quarterly awards for both English and Spanish translation students.

Graduate Programs Foundation Scholarship
Deadline: not listed
Award: $1,000
Description:

Graduate Programs will award $1,000 scholarships to current graduate students and $1,000 toward student loan payments for recent grads during the last five years.

Greater Kansas City Hispanic Scholarship Fund
Deadline: not listed
Award: Varies
Description:

Permanent resident of the Greater Kansas City area who is or will be a full- time student. Applicants must be Hispanic.

Application instructions:

www.hispanicdevelopmentfund.org

GoCollege.com Lucky Draw Scholarship
Deadline: not listed
Award: $250
Description:

GoCollege.com offers a free $250 monthly scholarship to students who use the GoCollege.com website

Get Prepped LSAT Prep PreLaw Scholarship
Deadline: not listed
Award: $1,000
Description:

To help students wishing to attend law school to pay for law school application fees, LSAT testing fees, and other related costs.

HSA for America’s Scholarship Program
Deadline: November 20
Award: $500
Description:

HSA for America encourages higher education and believes every student should have an opportunity to continue his or her education. They will be awarding their first-ever scholarship to the student who best describes the benefits of “price transparency” when it comes to medical care and continue to award a scholarship on a bi-annual basis.

Help Johnny Scholarship
Deadline: not listed
Award: $5,000 renewable
Description:

Available to any student that is 19 years or under.

Hispanic Scholarship Fund
Deadline: not listed
Award: Various
Description:

Scholarships for students of Hispanic heritage.

Application instructions:

www.hsf.net

Hispanic Scholarship Fund Community College Transfer Scholarship
Deadline: not listed
Award: $1,000 to $5,000
Description:

Scholarships for Hispanic Community College students transfering to a four year college or university

Application instructions:

www.hsf.net/innerContent.aspx?id=428

Hazing Awareness Fund
Deadline: not listed
Award: $700
Description:

Scholarship for books & supplies. All students enrolled in a college with a greek social setting who have a 2.0 or higher may enter.

Internet.frontier.com Scholarship
Deadline: November 16
Award: $2,000
Description:

Technology is changing education and college students have a front row seat to see exactly how technology is influencing higher education. Applicants will write and submit a blog post to internet.frontier.com about its influence on their college education.

Jan Egerton and Don Smitley Mesothelioma Scholarship
Deadline: October 7
Award: Varies
Description:

MesotheliomaHelp is pleased to announce the “Jan Egerton and Don Smitley Mesothelioma Scholarships.” They are proud to offer ten (10) scholarships in the names of these two mesothelioma warriors. These scholarships are available to students in colleges and universities throughout the United States. The goal is to help the educational efforts of students while raising awareness for mesothelioma and its cure.

JustJobs Scholarship
Deadline: not listed
Award: $2,000
Description:

JustJobs.com awards three scholarships annually to currently enrolled undergraduate or graduate students form registered schools in the U.S.

JustNebulizers.com Respiratory Care Scholarship
Deadline: December 31
Award: $1,000
Description:

The JustNebulizers.com Scholarship will be awarded to a college student with a respiratory condition such as asthma, cystic fibrosis, chronic bronchitis or COPD requiring medication. Applicants will send a creative video under three minutes long answering the two questions on the website.

LIVFund Scholarship
Deadline: not listed
Award: $500
Description:

The LIVFund (Learn, Intern, Volunteer) Scholarship Fund was established to further the mission of promoting cultural exchange between Latin America and the rest of the world.  Scholarships will be awarded to individuals 18 and up who have plans to study, intern or volunteer abroad for at least one (1) week in the following countries: Argentina, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Puerto Rico, Uruguay, Venezuela. 

Application instructions:

http://www.livfund.org

LatPro.com Scholarship
Deadline: not listed
Award: $2,000
Description:

LatPro.com offers three scholarships annually to currently enrolled Hispanic undergraduate or graduate students.

Application instructions:

http://learn.latpro.com/scholarship/

Lowell C. Kruse Healthy Choices. Healthy Lives Scholarship
Deadline: July 6
Award: $10,000
Description:

Applications are now available for the Lowell C. Kruse Healthy Choices. Healthy Lives. Scholarship. This scholarship opportunity, offered by Mosaic Life Care and managed by Heartland Foundation, is available to first-year graduate students (enrolled in a minimum of 9 hours per semester) who are permanent residents or originate from the specified Mosaic Life Care service region*. (*Formerly known as Heartland Health, Mosaic Life Care is located in St. Joseph, MO, and serves a 29-county region including northwest Missouri, northeast Kansas, southwest Iowa, and southeast Nebraska. Refer to list of counties listed on application.)

Application instructions:

Please click here

Majux Marketing Scholarship
Deadline: July 30, 2015
Award: $1,000
Description:

The Majux Marketing Scholarship applicants must be graduate or undergraduate students entering the 2015-2016 academic year pursuing a degree in Business or Marketing.

Mark Jensen MD - Future Physicians Scholarship Program
Deadline: : October 14
Award: $500
Description:

Dr. Mark Jensen MD understands firsthand the financial challenges of getting through college, medical school, and specialization training. Through hard work, diligence, and by using scholarship opportunities like this, Dr. Jensen was able to become the reconstructive plastic surgeon he is today. The Future Physicians Scholarship Program is his way of giving back and will award $500 every year to a student striving to achieve their dream of entering the medical professional field.

Application instructions:

http://markjensenmd.com/#scholarship

MesotheliamaHelp.org
Deadline: Deadline Varies
Award: $100 to $5,000
Description:

MesotheliomaHelp.org announces the Jan Egerton and Don Smitley Scholarship essay contest to help spread awareness of the life threatening disease mesothelioma. They are giving out ten (10) scholarships to deserving students in colleges and universities throughout the United States. It is their hope to help the educational efforts of students while raising awareness for mesothelioma and its cure.

Mosaic Clinic Hair Transplant Center Scholarship
Deadline:August 30, 2015
Award: $500
Description:

As a Houston hair transplant leader Mosaic Clinic Hair Transplant Center feels it is their responsibility to give back to the community and further advance the world of education. As such, the Mosaic Clinic is offering a scholarship for those who need tuition assistance. This will be paid directly to the school of the winning applicants. Applicants will need to mail in a resume as well as a 500 word essay as to how they, or a family member, have been affected by hair loss. The thinning hair story can include details about the restoration journey, if applicable.

Movers Corp Scholarship
Deadline: Deadline Varies
Award: $1000
Description:

Movers Corp Scholarship program is intended to help students think about online marketing at an early state. A scholarship will be provided each semester to a student who provides a 500-1000 word synopsis of online marketing ideas intended at increasing the awareness of the Movers Corp brand.

My Recipe - My Heritage Scholarship Guidelines
Deadline: not listed
Award: Up to $1,500
Description:

Both US citizens and foreign students currently attending a US college, university, or another institution of higher education are eligible to participate by submitting an essay that explores the place culinary traditions hold in one's cultural/ethnic identity.

Application instructions:

www.fastrecipes.com/scholarship2010 /

MyBookBuyer.com
Deadline: not listed
Award: $1,250 Grand Prize scholarship and $250 Runner Up scholarship
Description:

MyBookBuyer.com is an online book and textbook buyback service of Beagle Books and they offer two scholarships based on an ongoing scholarship essay contest. 

Navy Scholarship and Tuition Assistance Program
Deadline: not listed
Award: Varies
Description:

The Navy offers financial assistance programs that can help pay for your education - with no service obligation until after schooling is complete.  There are many generous programs for students purusing undergraduate course work and beyond.

National Scholars Honor Society
Deadline: not listed
Award: Various
Description:

Recipient must be a member of NSHS

Application instructions:

www.CollegeHonors.org

Nursing Track Scholarship
Deadline: August 31 yearly
Award: $1,000
Description:

NursingTrack.com is offering a $1,000 Nursing School Scholarship available to any student participating in a qualified undergraduate, graduate or certificate level nursing program. This award is given out once every year.NSHS

Phi Delta Kappa International Prospective Educator Scholarship
Deadline: not listed
Award: $1,000
Description:

The PDK Education Foundation offers 15 $1,000 general scholarships for prospective educators and also oversees a group of undergraduate scholarships with special criteria that are available to students of various backgrounds and status.

Application instructions:

http://www.pdkintl.org/

P.E.O Program for Continuing Education Grant
Deadline: Varies
Award: Up to $3,000
Description:

The P.E.O. Program for Continuing Education is a grant program providing financial assistance to women whose education has been interrupted and who find it necessary to return to school to support themselves and/or their families. Applicants must demonstrate a need for financial assistance with their educational expenses to improve their marketable skills for employment. The grant is not intended to be used in covering the cost of prerequisite courses which may be necessary for securing admission to an educational program.

Application instructions:

PCE Pre-Application and Expense Worksheet.

Contact Patty Baker at 785.842.2121 for sponsorship and interview information.

Kansas P.E.O. Sunflower Grant
Deadline: October 1, February 1, May 1 Award: Varies
Description:

The P.E.O. Sisterhood is an international women’s organization dedicated to providing educational opportunities for women. The Kansas P.E.O. Chapter offers the Sunflower Grant which is a non-educational grant that can be used for any reasonable human need to provide support to the applicant, be they man, woman or child. Applicants must be a resident of Kansas. The Sunflower Grant will be paid directly to a place of business, vendor or service provider. It will not be paid directly to applicant.

Application instructions:

Sunflower Grant Application

Contact Jan Lewis at 785.843.4607 OR Bonnie Johnston at 785.766.9501 for sponsorship and information.

PEO Sisterhood
Deadline: not listed
Award: Various
Description:

Female student must be nominated from PEO Chapter.

Application instructions:

Send email to: kayhale@sunflower.com

POSGuys Scholarship
Deadline: March 10 (annual)
Award: not listed
Description:

POSGuys scholarship is available for high school students over the age of 16, undergraduate students, master degree students, and adult learners. Students currently enrolled in a two year, four year, or graduate program are eligible

Application instructions:

https://posguys.com/scholarship/

Printaholic.com Scholarship
Deadline: November 30 (annually)
Award: $1,000
Description:

Printaholic.com is pleased to offer the Artistic Excellence in Print Design & Marketing Scholarship to the most qualified and deserving U.S. undergraduate or graduate majoring in Graphic Arts or Design related field. Applicants must submit a personal marketing package promoting themselves which includes a business card, brochure, poster and flyer.

Application instructions:

http://www.printaholic.com/scholarship/

ProDental Scholarship
Deadline: Fall – Oct. 1, 2015
Award: $250 (2)
Description:

ProDental knows just how important education is and with the cost of higher education continuing to rise, the ProDental Scholarship aims to help students with financial compensation while earning their degree.The ProDental Scholarship will be to assist students with the cost of fees for tuition, books, living expenses, or other school-related costs. Applicants will submit an essay.

Application instructions:

http://prodentalgroup.com/scholarship/

Rosenfield Injury Lawyer’s Single Mother Scholarship
Deadline: Every month
Award: $500
Description:

Rosenfield 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. Applicants will submit a 500+ word essay on the advantages of going back to school while caring for children as a mother.

Rotary Scholarships
Deadline: not listed
Award: not listed
Description:

Rotary District 5690, composed of Rotary Clubs in southern Kansas and the Panhandle of Oklahoma, offers a variety of graduate-level scholarships for study abroad.

Rotary District 5690 Global Grant Scholarship
Deadline:February 1 (annually)
Award:$30,000
Description:

The Rotary District 5690 Global Grant Scholarship is for one to four years of graduate study at a fully accredited college or university located outside of the US. Applicants must be studying in one or more of the following areas of focus: Peace and Conflict Resolution; Disease Prevention and Treatment; Water and Sanitation; Maternal and Child Health; Basic Education and Literacy; Economic and Community Development. Applicants must also submit an endorsement of support by a sponsoring Rotary Club.

Application instructions:

http://www.rotary5690.org/

Rising Farmworker Dream Fund Pre-MBA Fellowship
Deadline: not listed
Award: Undesignated
Description:

For son and daughters of farm workers applying for an MBA within the next 12 months

Application instructions:

www.risingfarmworkers.org/

Rising Farmworker Dream Fund MBA Prep Fellowship
Deadline: not listed
Award: Undesignated
Description:

Son/daughter of a farmworker and/or have worked in the agricultural sector as farm laborer for minimum of five years.  Funds used for preparing for MBA admissions.

Application instructions:

www.risingfarmworkers.org/

RN to BSN Financial Aid Resources
Deadline: varies
Award: varies
Description:

RN to BSN.org is a newly launched project to provide a searchable database of financial resources, including grants, federal aid and scholarships, for both current and prospective students pursuing a degree in nursing.

Application instructions:

http://www.rntobsn.org/

Safe Driver Scholarship
Deadline: July 10, 2015
Award: $1000
Description:

The Safe Driver Scholarship will be awarded to a student currently attending or planning to attend college or some form of higher education who participates in one of the Safe Driver Programs listed on the website and creates a form of social awareness that inspires other students to focus on safe driving. This can be a video, artwork, essay or anything that would engage other students to focus on safe driving.

SaveOnEnergy.com Scholarship
Deadline: October 31
Award: $1000
Description:

Based on the research of SaveOnEnergy.com not many people understand what energy deregulation is and they would like to try and change that. They are offering a scholarship in the hopes of getting more college students engaged in thinking about energy policies. Applicants must submit an essay about energy deregulation and how it works.

See Through Canoe Yearly Scholarship
Deadline: Applications accepted every Nov 1 thru Nov 30
Award: $1,000
Description:

See Through Canoe LLC is happy to offer a scholarship every year to a college student demonstrating a passion and commitment to a career in Forestry or Environmental Resources. Having grown up with a strong sense of the importance of nature and the environment, the owner of See Through Canoe seeks to honor his father’s life by awarding this scholarship to a deserving student.

SoftwareProviders.com Scholarship
Deadline: January 15, 2015, April 15, 2015, July 15, 2015, October 15, 2015
Award: $1,000
Description:

Applicants will submit a 600-800 word essay based on one of two topics about software available at the SoftwareProviders website.

Sixt Rent a Car Scholarship
Deadline: not listed
Award: $5000
Description:

Sixt rent a car is offering five graduating high school seniors the opportunity to receive a $5,000 scholarship and the chance to become a Sixt Scholar. The program is designed to assist high school students who plan to continue their education in college. Scholarships are offered each year for full-time study at an accredited institution of the student’s choice

Sell Used Books Scholarship
Deadline: not listed
Award: $1,000
Description:

SellUsedBooks.com will award a $1,000 scholarship biannually based on a 500 word essay answering the question provided on their website.

The SEO Scholarship
Deadline:September 5
Award: $1,000
Description:

Fit Small Business is encouraging college students to learn search engine optimization techniques by providing a $1,000 scholarship for a student that demonstrates skill and knowledge of SEO. The student who achieves the highest ranking in google’s organic search results for a web page which they create will be eligible for the scholarship.

School Grants Blog Scholarship
Deadline: Aug 31
Award: $500
Description:

School Grants Blog is giving a $500 scholarship to one lucky student as a "thank you" because SchoolGrantsBlog.com is now one of the most popular destinations for anyone looking for help with school grants, scholarships, and other educational needs. This scholarship is available to students registered full-time at an accredited post secondary institution in Canada or the U.S. for the upcoming school year.

Scholarships for Women
Deadline: Varies
Award: Varies
Description:

Women-specific scholarships originated decades ago as a way to encourage more women to consider pursuing college-level education. At that time, female students were a minority. While the ranks of women in college have greatly expanded over the years, there is a continued effort to increase the diversity of the student population, create additional opportunities, and encourage entry into non-traditional fields of study, such as Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM). The link below presents women-specific scholarships by field or major, including the general criteria for each scholarship.

Scholarship Guidance
Deadline: Varies
Award: Varies
Description:

Description: Scholarship Guidance has an ongoing list of scholarships for students attending a post -secondary institution.

Application instructions:

http://www.scholarshipguidance.com/

SkylightsForLess.com Scholarship
Deadline: July 31, 2015
Award: $500
Description:

SkylightsForLess.com, the premiere online supplier of VEULX Skylight products, is excited to offer their annual scholarship opportunity available to current college students and graduating high school students who plan to major in: Photography, Art, Graphics Design, Architecture, Interior Design or other majors (open to all majors). The scholarship may be used to cover tuition, books, on campus room & board or other related educational expenses.

Spokeo Connections Scholarship
Deadline: July 1, 2015 - Fall 2015 scholarship
Award: $1,000
Description:

Spokeo is about big ideas. The student who submits the best 1000 to 1600 word essay about one of the three topics listed on the Spokeo website will be awarded the Spokeo Connections Scholarship.

STEM Scholarship For Women
Deadline: Ongoing with October 31 and April 15 deadlines
Award: $2000
Description:

Best Value Schools STEM Scholarship for Women is to recognize that the unique perspectives and life experiences women bring to the STEM field will aid in scientific innovation, improved product design and creative solution development. This scholarship is an ongoing scholarship will be offered to a woman enrolled in a STEM degree program to not only help offset the future gender wage gap they are likely to experience, but to also encourage the development of these crucial technological skills that are necessary in our rapidly changing world.

Sutliff & Stout Scholarship Program
Deadline: December 31
Award: up to $250 to $1,000
Description:

Come up with an idea for technology which would effectively put an end to texting and driving and create a prototype of that technology. Sutliff and Stout would like to see how creative you can make the prototype. It does not necessarily need to work.

Steroidal.com Student Fitness Scholarship
Deadline:
Award: 1,000
Description:

Applicants will fill out a survey about fitness, health and nutrition habits and submit a copy of their transcript.

Truman Heartland Community Foundation Scholarships
Deadline: not listed
Award: Various
Description:

This foundation coordinates over 140 scholarship funds for students in the Kansas City area.

Application instructions:

www.thcf.org

United Negro College Fund
Deadline: not listed
Award: Varies
Description:

The United Negro College Fund Program Services Department manages various scholarship programs.  Each program has its own eligiblity criteria, deadlines and required documentation. 

United Tribes of Kansas and SE Nebraska WIA Program
Deadline: not listed
Award: not listed
Description:

The United Tribes of Kansas and SE Nebraska WIA Program helps American Indians, Alaskan Natives and Hawaiian Natives with scholarship money for their college tuition.  Must be an enrolled members of a Federally Recognized Tribe.

Application instructions:

e-mail: Rita Campbell at utwia2@carsoncomm.com

or call: 785-595-3291

Varsity Tutors College Scholarship Contest
Deadline: not listed
Award: $1,000
Description:

Varsity Tutors offers a monthly $1,000 college scholarship contest to students who write the best essay in response to a monthly prompt.

Versitas Education Scholarship
Deadline: August 31
Award: $1,000
Description:

Versitas is a corporate software training company, providing organizations with both onsite and online business skills training for their employees. They understand the real world value of ongoing education and it is one of the main reasons they we are offering a scholarship to outstanding students pursuing majors in the business world. Their goal is to help you with your education, so you can go on to help others.

Veterans United Foundation Scholarship
Deadline: October 31
Award: $1,000
Description:

Veterans United Foundation, formed and fully funded by Veterans United Home Loans and its employees, strives to enhance lives by recognizing the selfless contributions of service members and their families through support of such individuals in need. The program’s primary goal is to assist military service members and their families by awarding up to twenty bi-annual $2,000 scholarships to help pay for tuition and books. Fall scholarship application period is September 15 – October 31

Wells Fargo
Deadline: Winners are chosen through random drawings held throughout the year
Award: $1,000
Description:

When a student signs up to receive college tips and tools from Wells Fargo, they will automatically be entered in the CollegeSTEPS Sweepstakes for a chance to win $1,000.  A total of 40 $1,000 prizes will be awarded. 

Application instructions:

http://wellsfargo.com/collegesteps

William Gary Allen Scholarship
Deadline: October 31
Award: $1,500
Description:

William Gary Allen is a real estate developer that deals with luxury, custom-home communities and will award a scholarship to the student who submits the best essay based on the topic of “A Vision of the Home of the Future”.

Yottabyte Innovations in Software Scholarship
Deadline: November 15
Award: $500 & $1000
Description:

At Yottabyte they believe that innovations in software will positively impact how we work, live and play in our increasingly connected world. As an industry leader in software-defined storage and software-defined datacenters, that make hyper converged architectures possible, they are driving the next wave of innovation by leveraging the cloud. As a part of their commitment to developing future talent, we are proud to support future software innovators by providing the Yottabyte Innovations in Software Scholarship.

Expert Institute Healthcare and Live Sciences Scholarship
Deadline: December 31, 2015
Award: $1000
Description:

Without the technical insights provided by members of the healthcare and life science communities, attorneys would not be able to effectively seek justice for their clients. From prescription drug and medical device torts, to intellectual property disputes surrounding proprietary biological research, healthcare and life science professionals have become an essential part of American justice. In recognition of these vital contributions to the practice of law, The Expert Institute is offering a scholarship to students in medicine and the life sciences.

Drug Lawsuit Source Single Parent Scholarship
Deadline: November 1, 2015
Award: $1,000
Description:

Drug Lawsuit Source understands the challenges of single parents raising children and attending school at the same time. A commitment to education is a great way to improve life and to teach kids important life lessons about goal setting, perseverance, and the importance of education. To help single parents reach their educational goals Drug Lawsuit Source will award two scholarships one to a single mom and one to a single dad.

BankingSense Scholarships & Grants Guide
Deadline:
Award:
Description:

BankingSense.com offers a College Scholarships & Grants guide and is one of the fastest growing and informative personal finance blogs on the web. Their highly engaging content is read by thousands daily and is often featured in publications such as Forbes, INC, Huffington Post, and Entrepreneur.

Insureon Small Business Scholarship
Deadline: March 31, July 31, December 1
Award: $2,500
Description:

Applicants will submit a 500 to 750 word essay on the contest topic for each deadline.

JW Surety Bonds Scholarship
Deadline:September 30, 2015
Award: $25,000
Description:

The JW Surety Bonds $25,000 Scholarship Giveaway was created to give students, both undergraduate and graduate, a chance to win up to $25,000 toward college tuition, while providing an opportunity to showcase skills in their respective fields of study. With their applications, students will submit original content focused on a specific business category provided. Upon being reviewed, selected entries will be posted the company’s blog, and the student will be entered for a chance to win the scholarship at year end, payable to the institution for tuition only.

Chicago Line A Better Chicago Scholarship
Deadline: August 1, 2015
Award:$2,000
Description:

As Chicago’s premier architectural, historical and charter cruise company, Chicago Line knows what makes Chicago so special. From the famed architecture to the world-renowned museums, the jaw-dropping skyline and lake views to the awe-inspiring works of public art, Chicago is “Second City” to none- at least in our hearts. Applicants will submit either an essay, an animated video, or even a hand-drawing of what they think would make Chicago an even better place.

Michigan Consumer Credit Lawyers Thought Leadership Scholarship
Deadline: July 1, 2015
Award:$250 to $1,000
Description:

Michigan Consumer Credit Lawyers (MCCL) has been a leader in consumer credit law for over 20 years and has been offering sound and honest legal consultation. MCCL will be running an essay-based scholarship to award students with thought leadership on the current issue of the rising national student loan debt.

Castlemahon History Group Scholarship
Deadline: July 1, 2015
Award:$2,500 (2)
Description:

Michael P. Fleming & Associates is proud to announce the formation of scholarships named in the honor of the Castlemahon History Group in county Limerick, Ireland. Two $2,500 scholarships are available – one to an American High School student entering college for the first time and the other for a graduate of Castlemahon National School (Limerick, Ireland). Applicants will submit an essay dealing with any aspect of Irish History.

Herolocity Scholarship
Deadline: August 30, 2015
Award:$250 (10)
Description:

Herolocity is offering a scholarship to one of the top business or marketing students in the United States. Herolocity helps small businesses build a successful web presence and are thrilled to give back in order to empower business and marketing professionals to continue to build the future of business success. They are specifically interested in helping those that help others and that includes businesses, so in additional to academic success the ideal candidate has a passion for helping business be more successful and a solid reputation for volunteering. Applicants must be majoring in Business, Marketing or a related field.

CustomerBloom Scholarship Contest
Deadline: November 28, 2015
Award:$1,000
Description:

CustomerBloom want to support the young new leaders in the digital agency 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! They are putting together a special scholarship contest to help inspire creativity and self-development. The contest requires applicants to create a Short 2-5 minute video.

Healthcare Scholarship Program
Deadline: June 30, 2015
Award:$500
Description:

The Healthcare Scholarship Program helps with the cost of medical assistant training. Applicants must be enrolled in full time education and submit a 750-1000 word essay on “Why I want to pursue a Career in the Healthcare Field”.


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