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Scholarship Searches:

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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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.  Essay questions and requirements vary and change regularly.

Abbott and Fenner Scholarship
Deadline: Jun 14
Award: $1,000
Description:

Available to all high school juniors and seniors as well as all students currently registered in any accredited post secondary institution.

ADT Protect Your Home Scholarship
Deadline: December 31, 2014
Award: $500
Description:

ADT has developed extensive mobile technology to benefit the home security and automation industry so consumers can lead improved lives in the future. Interested applicants should write a 400-600 word essay on how mobile technology has been used in education and how it could improve education/classes for future students.

Application instructions:

http://homesecurity.io/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: : January 31, 2015
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.

Aaron Seever Sales Scholarship
Deadline: September 30th and January 31st, 2014
Award: $500
Description:

Bulwark Exterminating has created a scholarship to reward hard working students with ambitions for salesmanship. This scholarship honors Aaron Seever, a dedicated salesman whose creativity and passion drove him to success. The scholarship rewards a different student $500 every semester, along with an iPad Mini. Students must fill out the information required, including two 50 word or less essays

ACLS Recertification Healthcare Training Scholarship Plan
Deadline: August 10, 2014
Award: $2,000
Description:

ACLS Recertification feels it is truly inspiring to see people helping others in need and salutes those who dedicate their life to this purpose. In recognition of their selflessness, ACLS Recertification invites students to join the ACLS Healthcare Training Scholarship Plan and allow ACLS to help students to grow and reach their full potential as professionals in this field. ACLS will be giving out a $2,000 scholarship to the author of the winning essay and one (1) complimentary pass each to the ACLS Recertification program of their choice (ACLS, BLS, or PALS) valued at $275 to the second and third placers.

AlgaeCal Health Scholarship
Deadline: June 30, 2014
Award: $1000
Description:

AlgaeCal, a company in the health and wellness industry recently launched a scholarship program to aid one student a year in advancing their academic studies. Applicants must submit a 750 word essay, attend a post sceondary institute in the U.S or Canada and have a minimum 3.0 GPA.

AT&T Internet and Education Scholarship
Deadline: June 22
Award: $1,000
Description:

Applicants will submit an essay (less than 500 words) answering the question on the website regarding utilizing technology to be a better student.

Application instructions:

http://www.attsavings.com/scholarship

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.

AES Engineers Scholarship
Deadline: Oct 6, 2014
Award: $500
Description:

The consulting firm of AES Engineers is committed to continuing its support of higher education by providing scholarships to deserving students.  The scholarship will be offered on the basis of character, as determined by evaluating the answer to one of the essay questions on their website.

Atlanta Dental Spa Scholarship
Deadline: Aug 15
Award: $1,000
Description:

Atlanta Dental strongly believes in the power of education and the doors that it can open for people of all ages.  They feel it is important to help those who aspire to achieve greatness through furthering their efforts to learn and, as such, are offering an annual scholarship.  The scholarship is available to high school juniors or seniors and all students currently registered in any accredited post secondary institution, college, or technical school.  The scholarship is merit based and the applicant must write a 250 to 1000 word essay on the topic listed on the website.

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.

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.

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.

Best Price Nutrition Scholarship
Deadline: December 31
Award: $1000
Description:

: Best Price Nutrition is a company that loves to give back to the health science and nutrition community and feels that supporting students and their education is one of the best ways they can lend a hand. Applicants will fill out a survey and submit a 750 word essay.

Bizshark.com Start-Up Scholarship
Deadline: July 15
Award: $1000
Description:

: Bizshark is proud to sponsor the Bizshark Startup Scholarship, an annual contest for enterprising students who seek to further their education. Applicants will submit an essay based on the topic available on the website.

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.

Best Online College Scholarship
Deadline: Jul 1
Award: $1000
Description:

BestOnlineCollege.org is offering a $1000 scholarship for undergraduate students seeking financial aid for tuition, books and educational related costs.

Big Sun Scholarship
Deadline: Jun 21
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

Boomer Benefits Scholarship
Deadline: August 15
Award: $1000
Description:

At Boomer Benefit their mission is to help older Americans secure suitable health insurance as they prepare to enter a new phase in their lives. Since Boomer Benefits works with many people of the baby boom generation, they wish to recognize and empower Baby Boomers who have returned to school later in life to better themselves, advance their current career path or pursue a new career. Boomer Benefits is especially interested in helping a mature student who has demonstrated a willingness to give back to their community via service to older Americans and the elderly.

Application instructions:

http://boomerbenefits.com/scholarship/

Brett Murphy Future Leaders Law School Scholarship
Deadline: July 15, 2014
Award: $2000
Description:

The Brett Murphy Future Leaders Scholarship 2014 is available to law school students who have an interest in personal injury law and are working towards their Juris Doctorate degree.

Bradley R Corbett Scholarship
Deadline: July 15, 2014
Award: $2,000
Description:

Bradley R. Corbett, a qualified and experienced criminal defense attorney located in San Diego, is offering an annual $2000 scholarship to one college/university student in the United States. The scholarship will be awarded to the student who submits the best overall essay on one of the topics available at the website.

The Brett Murphy Law Firm Future Leaders Scholarship
Deadline: July 15, 2014
Award: $2,000
Description:

The Brett Murphy Law Firm is offering an annual $2000 scholarship, called The Future Leaders Scholarship 2014, for law students who are working towards a Juris Doctorate Degree and who have an interest in personal injury law.

Brokerfish 2015 Scholarship
Deadline: December 31
Award: $1,000
Description:

BrokerFish.com helps people from all over the world find and buy international health insurance that's perfect for their needs. As an international company BrokerFish wants to help students realize the potentially life-changing impact that studying can have both personally and professionally. The BrokerFish University Scholarship is available in spring 2015 to students who are currently pursuing any university degree.

Bud Siegfried Scholarship
Deadline: July 31, 2014
Award: $1000
Description:

Siegfried & Jensen is offering a scholarship to help students pursuing a professional degree cover the costs of tuition. Students interested in applying for the scholarship are required to write two 500 – 700 word essays explaining how an injury attorney can make a difference and an act of service performed in the last 3 weeks that has changed the student’s life.

401k Business Financing Scholarship
Deadline: December 15, 2014
Award: $1000
Description:

MySolo401k.net is a leading facilitator of 401k small business financing. The 401k SelfStarter Plan, also known as a rollover as business startup (ROBS), allows entrepreneurs to fund a business or franchise with their retirement funds without taking a taxable distribution or loan. By minimizing debt, the business is more likely to succeed. Ultimately, this empowers individuals to turn their idea or concept from a dream into a reality. Applicants will submit an essay on the topic available at the website.

Calum Ross Mortgage Scholarship
Deadline: July 31
Award: $1500
Description:

Calum Ross Mortgage is a mortgage brokerage company and an advocate of consumer financial literacy who seeks to make educational opportunities available to those committed to studying and school. Any student who is entering or currently attending university or college as a full-time student is eligible.

Application instructions:

http://www.calumross.com/scholarship/

Cash Store Scholarship America Continuing Education Scholarship
Deadline: September 2014 - October2014
Award: $1000
Description:

The Cash Store, in partnership with Scholarship America will be offering five individual scholarships for people who are 25 year of age or older and continuing their college education.

Application instructions:

http://www.cashstore.com/scholarship

 
CEO.com CEO of Tomorrow Scholarship
Deadline: Jul 1
Award: $2,500
Description:

CEO.com awards a $2,500 scholarship to students interested in business leadership and/or entrepreneurship who submit a short online survey and an essay.

CenturyLinkquote.com
Deadline: June 22, 2014
Award: $1,000
Description:

The use of social media in education is on the rise. Students and faculty are finding new ways to leverage social media tools like social networking sites, apps, message boards, and podcasts to encourage the learning process. CenturyLinkquote.com wants students to tell their top 5 ideas on how students can use social media to enhance the learning process in a 500 word or less essay.

Champion Appliance Care – DIY Instructional Video Scholarship Contest
Deadline: December 31
Award: $500
Description:

Champion Appliance Care wants to give students a chance to share their knowledge of appliance/home care and repair, so they have created a scholarship that asks students to create a do-it-yourself instructional video ti teach viewers some household repair tasks. The winner of this scholarship will receive a $500 reward to go towards the student’s higher education. Video essays should be clear and concise, as well as convey a sense of creativity. Keep in mind, these videos can be as simple as changing a light bulb to as complex as fixing a washing machine.

Children of Fallen Patriots Foundation Scholarship
Deadline: Unknow
Award: Varie$
Description:

By providing college scholarships and long-term educational counseling to children of fallen patriots, the Children of Fallen Patriots Foundation honors the lives of those who have sacrificed themselves for our country, ensuring the success of those they loved.

Application instructions:

http://www.fallenpatriots.org/

The Christopher W. Keyser Undergraduate Scholarship
Deadline: July 31, 2014
Award: $1,500
Description:

Keyser Law, P.A. created the Christopher W. Keyser Scholarship program to provide financial support to students working towards a career in the legal field. They strive to positively change people's lives by advocating for them during life’s most important and significant challenges. Great students will someday make great advocates and Keyser Law hopes this scholarship program will support that endeavor.

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
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.

Conestoga Bank "Future of Banking" Scholarship
Deadline: Jun 30
Award: $1,000
Description:

Conestoga Bank has been around for more than 120 years and they created Bankwerx to take advantage of new technologies and new ways to bank to make customer's lives easier and more convenient.  They are offering a scholarship to one high school senior or college freshman with the best idea about what the future of banking includes. 

Application instructions:

http://conestogabank.com/promotions/

CarInsurancecomparison.com Scholarship
Deadline: Jul 10, 2015
Award: $1,000
Description:

Carinsurancecomparison.com is proud to introduce a new scholarship promoting safe driving for students. Applicants must participate in one of their Safe Driver Programs or email for approval of other qualifying safe driver programs and create 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.

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.

CouponCommunity.com Scholarship
Deadline: Jul 30
Award: $2,000
Description:

CouponCommunity.com Scholarship program will reward one college student with a scholarship based on an essay on How to Save Money in College.

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

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: not listed
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.

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

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  Application for Current KU Students

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

DataTech Labs – Disguise your External Hard Drive Scholarship Contest
Deadline: December 31, 2014
Award: $1,000
Description:

Datatech Labs has seen far too many cases of hard drives being stolen because hard drives can be very valuable and they look like hard drives. This year, they are giving students the opportunity to come up with a creative hard drive disguise in order to prevent hard drives from being stolen and want to see how creative applicants can be with their disguise of the external hard drive. Create the disguise, take a picture of the disguise in action, post images on Pinterest, and send DataTech Labs the link.

Application instructions:

http://www.datatechlab.com/scholarship

Design a Shirt, Win a Scholarship Contest
Deadline: December 1
Award: $500
Description:

The Print Detective Design a T-Shirt scholarship is a really easy and fun way to get $500 to help pay for school. Use your creativity to design your very own T- shirt. Upload your custom T-shirt design to Facebook and then get all of your friends and family to vote for your design. The entrant who gets the most votes will win $500 to finance their college education. Our scholarship winner will also receive a free T-shirt featuring their original design.

DietSpotlight.com Scholarship
Deadline: December 31
Award: $3000 (1) $1000 (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 900-1500 word essay.

Digicert Internet Security Scholarship
Deadline: July 1
Award: $1,000
Description:

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 you to think about how fast the Internet security landscape is changing and submit a 400- 600 word essay explaining how you see it evolving and improving in the future for both personal and business purposes. Be creative and think outside the box.

DiscountOfficeItems.com Future Business Leader Scholarship
Deadline: Jun 30
Award: $2,000
Description:

The Future Business Leader Scholarship offered by discountofficeitems.com is designed to help college students interested in pursuing a career in business (in any capacity) connect with one of the core tenants of business success that Discount Office Items prides itself on and has stood the test of time: customer service.

DAZ 3D Graphic Design Scholarship
Deadline: Jun 1
Award: $1000
Description:

The DAZ 3D Scholarship is available to 3D Graphic Design Students who are legal residents of the USA currently enrolled at an accredited university or college seeking financial aid for tuition, books and education related costs.

Deals.ServiceBundles.com Infographic Scholarship
Deadline: June 22, 2014
Award: $1,000
Description:

Deals.ServiceBundles.com will award a scholarship to the student who can create the best Infographic Image about his / her major. Applicants can use any data they find relevant.

Desk and Derrick Educational Trust Scholarship
Deadline: April 1, 2014
Award: Not listed
Description:

The Desk and Derrick Educational Trust Scholarship is offered to qualified students of the U.S. or Canada who have completed two years of undergraduate studies with a minimum 3.2 gpa and are enrolled full-time. Applicants must be pursuing a degree in a major field of study related to qualifying for full-time employment in the petroleum, energy or allied industries and have need of financial assistance.

Application instructions:

Please click here

Dialed Web Design Scholarship
Deadline: December 31, 2014
Award: $500
Description:

Send Dialed Web Design your name, email and a 300 word essay on why you deserve their scholarship. Please include GPA, achievements, clubs and activities you want considered. The best applications will include community service, examples of positivity in the community and volunteer stories. Dialed Web design will then pick the applicants best suited for the award.

Dr. Alma S Adams Scholarship
Deadline: April 30, 2014
Award: $5000
Description:

Legacy, a national non-profit dedicated to helping people live longer awards the Dr. Alma S. Adams Scholarship for Outreach and Health Communications to Reduce Tobacco Use Among Priority Populations to two recipients who are pursuing undergraduate or graduate studies at an accredited institution of higher education.

Application instructions:

http://legacyforhealth.org/

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

DiversityJobs.com offers three scholarships annually for currently enrolled minority undergraduate or graduate students.

Done Plumbing & Heating Scholarship
Deadline: December 31
Award: $500
Description:

Done Plumbing & Heating is offering a $500 scholarship for students who are inspired by DIY tasks. The award will be granted towards higher education. You must be 18 years or older to apply and must be accepted into a trade school or collegiate organization. We are looking for an original DIY project that pertains to your job interest. The assignment is to create a DIY tutorial video that shows your process from beginning to the end. You will be judged on creativity and usefulness. To apply, create this effective tutorial and upload this to YouTube. Then, send the URL of your posted video to marketing@itsdone.com along with your name, school you are enrolled in, and your area of study.

Application instructions:

http://www.itsdone.com/

DSL.com Internet Scholarship Award
Deadline: August 10
Award: $2,000
Description:

DSL.com is offering a scholarship to the student who best conveys how much of an impact the Internet has – and will have – on their burgeoning career. Applicants will submit a thoughtful blog explaining how they currently use the internet to further their education and how they plan to use the internet in their professional career.

Evergreen Beauty School Scholarship
Deadline: July 30
Award: $1000
Description:

Evergreen Beauty College is one of the leading beauty colleges in the US, and the school seeks to make educational opportunities available to those committed to studying and school. Any student who is entering or currently attending university or college as a full-time student is eligible.

eRubbermaid.com Scholarship Contest
Deadline: June 30
Award: June 30
Description:

eRubbermaid.com is proud to award one lucky applicant with $1,000 to attend school next year. Applicants will choose one remarkable innovation in the waste management or cleaning/sanitation industry and describe its importance in an 500-1000 word essay.

Application instructions:

http://www.erubbermaid.com/scholarship

Ejobapplications.com Scholarship
Deadline: : December 30
Award: $1,000
Description:

EJobApplications.com is an authority resource for job applications and career information for top companies in the United States who provides tips on how to build a resume, how to excel during an interview, and ultimately how to land the job of your choice. This is a free online resource helping people find specific information and advice on how to apply online and offline to major companies in the U.S.

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.

Application instructions:

www.gcsaa.org

Elkus, Sisson & Rosenstein Law Firm Scholarship
Deadline: July 1, 2014
Award: $1000
Description:

The Elkus, Sisson & Rosenstein, P.C. law firm offers a scholarship to students who are related to law enforcement officials or who are attending school to become an officer of the law and protect and serve citizens of the United States.

Eve’s Addiction Scholarship
Deadline: Aug. 25, 2014
Award: $1000
Description:

Full details, selection criteria and application forms are available on the website

Education-Portal.com Tuition Won't Stop Me Scholarship
Deadline: No Deadline
Award: Up to $5,000
Description:

Education-Portal.com offers a bimonthly Tuition Won't Stop Me Scholarship with a guaranteed amount of $100 which increases for every new Like the Education- Portal.com Facebook page received

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

Facebook's Grace Hopper Women in Computing Scholarship
Deadline: Jun 9 at 2:36 p.m
Award: not listed
Description:

Facebook is committed to helping advance women in technology and they are very excited to announce the Facebook Grace Hopper Women in Computing Scholarship.  The scholarship will be awarded to 25 women who are enrolled full time at a college or university and pursuing a Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related technical major.

Fine & Associates Scholarship
Deadline: July 31
Award: $1000
Description:

Fine & Associates Professional Corporation is a boutique family law firm in Canada, and the company seeks to make educational opportunities available to those committed to studying and school. Their hope is to help alleviate some of the financial stress for a hard working student. Fine & Associates Professional Corporation’s managing partner Lorne Fine thinks this kind of encouragement goes beyond a dollar sign, and strives to support the success of inspired youth. Any student who is entering or currently attending university or college as a full-time student is eligible.

Foreclosure.com Scholarship Program
Deadline: December 15
Award: $1,000 to $5,000
Description:

Each year, Foreclosure.com challenges future leaders of America to provide creative solutions/ideas to many of the nation's most critical issues, real estate/housing in particular, which can be used to help turnaround the market. Currently enrolled college students (graduate students, law students and/or high school seniors are NOT eligible) are invited to apply by submitting an essay and freshman entering Fall 2014 are eligible once they have received a student ID number.

Foxytote's Fashion Corner Scholarship
Deadline: July 31st
Award: $500
Description:

Fashion and the internet is something that we all enjoy and use on a daily basis. If you personally are inspired by Fashion and the internet, enter Foxytote’s Fashion Corner Scholarship by writing a creative, original essay of 500 to 1000 words answering the question listed on the website.

Application instructions:

http://www.foxytote.com/scholarship/

Foreclosure.com Scholarship Program
Deadline: December 15
Award: $1,000 to $5,000
Description:

Each year, Foreclosure.com challenges future leaders of America to provide creative solutions/ideas to many of the nation's most critical issues, real estate/housing in particular, which can be used to help turnaround the market. Currently enrolled college students (graduate students, law students and/or high school seniors are NOT eligible) are invited to apply by submitting an essay and freshman entering Fall 2014 are eligible once they have received a student ID number.

FrontierBundles.com
Deadline: Jun 28
Award: $1,000
Description:

Fronterbundles.com offers a "Picture the Internnet" Scholarship to help out one lucky student with a little extra cash.

Application instructions:

http://frontierbundles.com/scholarship

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.

GlobalEnglishEditing Scholarship
Deadline: November 21
Award: $1,500
Description:

The Global English Editing Scholarship is to reward students who will make the United States better and is offered each year to a high performing student in the U.S. Applicants must outline in 200 words or less how they intend to make positive change to America after finishing their university degree.

Goedeker’s College Scholarship
Deadline: July 31
Award: $500
Description:

Goedeker’s is a St. Louis-based, family-oriented company dedicated to excellence in service, convenience in shopping, and offering quality products at affordable prices. They sell an expansive selection of name brand kitchen appliances, washers and dryers, mattresses, and other home furnishings, both online and at our showroom location in St. Louis. Applicants must submit an essay about why attending college and their field of study is important to them.

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.

Hark Digital Media Scholarship
Deadline: Apr 20
Award: $1,000
Description:

Hark believes in the importance and power of Education and offers a $1000 scholarship to put towards the pursuit of a higher education.

Application instructions:

http://www.hark.com/about/scholarship

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

Hayes Barnard Paramount Equity Young Entrepreneur Scholarship
Deadline: Jun 30
Award: Three $4000 awards
Description:

The Hayes Barnard Paramount Equity Young Entrepreneur Scholarship, or Y.E.S., gives future entrepreneurs the opportunity to develop their ideas through higher education and help make a difference in the world.  The Hayes Barnard Paramount Equity Young Entrepreneur Scholarship will award $4000 to three students who best embody the entrepreneurial spirit.

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.

Hidden Triforce of Wisdom Scholarship
Deadline: December 15
Award: $500
Description:

The Hidden Triforce of Wisdom Scholarship is available to either part-time or full-time college students. Applicants must submit a 500-2000 word essay about a time the applicant has displayed an exceptional amount of courage or wisdom to accomplish a goal in life

Application instructions:

http://hiddentriforce.com/scholarship/

HotelsCheap.org Scholarship
Deadline: October 15, 2014
Award: $1500
Description:

HotelsCheap is offering college scholarships for students aspiring to achieve a college education. That's why our need-based scholarship rewards students who are looking to better themselves, who have goals and dreams, and who are committed to achieving a college degree. High school students, undergraduate students, master degree students, and adult learners are all encouraged to apply.

Application instructions:

http://www.hotelscheap.org/scholarship

Influence Print 2014 Scholarship
Deadline: December 31
Award: $1000
Description:

Influence Print’s first 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. Applicants will submit their best design for chance at a college scholarship and nationwide recognition.

InspirationBasketball.com Scholarship
Deadline: August 10
Award: $500
Description:

The Inspirational Basketball .com Scholarship was created to help student-athletes achieve their goals while attending college. In order to be eligible, applicants must submit an original essay about how they plan to manage their academics and sports life, so that they can become a successful student-athlete.

Interior-Deluxe Scholarship
Deadline: December 1
Award: $1500
Description:

Education is important, and having a college degree can make a huge difference to a student’s future. Financing a college education, however, can be difficult. Interior- Deluxe believes in giving our youth a chance by offering need-based college scholarship. Applying for the scholarship is easy. All applicants have to do is answer four questions that are open-ended yet thought-provoking available on the website.

IssueTrak Help Desk Software Scholarship
Deadline: June 30
Award: $1,000
Description:

IssueTrak is providing the opportunity for one deserving student to receive a $1,000 scholarship by submitting an essay on help desk software. Help desk software is used across a variety of industries to document and track customer support issues within a business. The software aims to help businesses ensure that their customer issues are responded to and resolved efficiently.

ItaliaRail.com Scholarship
Deadline: June 30, 2014
Award: $1000
Description:

ItaliaRail is a small Boston-area based travel company that specializes in rail travel throughout Italy. The scholarship will be awarded to two qualified applicants in the Fall and Spring Semesters of each academic year, with $1,000 to be put toward their study abroad program in Italy. They have established this scholarship to help interested and eligible students realize their dream of studying abroad.

Application instructions:

http://www.italiarail.com/scholarship

JAM Paper Teacher Scholarship
Deadline: July 15
Award: $500
Description:

Description: JAM Paper & Envelope believes the importance of teachers cannot be understated. They are responsible for imparting children with knowledge during their most impressionable years. Certain teachers have profound effects on their students. Teachers who connect with students at a young age have the ability mold their futures. These children often become valuable additions to our society. JAM Paper wants to thank aspiring teachers for guiding the younger generations. Any student who is pursuing a career in Education, a degree in Education and other related fields will be considered. Applicants must submit an essay of 400-500 words answering the question “Why do you want to become a teacher?”

James B. Pearson Fellowship
Deadline: Apr 1
Award: Varies
Description:

The James B. Pearson Fellowship provides assistance to graduate students with approved study abroad programs.  The average stipend is $2,456 and more funding may be available depending on the length of the study abroad program.

Application instructions:

James B Pearson Fellowship Application

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.

Job-Applications.com Working Parent College Scholarship
Deadline: Dec 14, 2014
Award: $1000
Description:

Job-Applications.com is proud to announce their new initiative, a college scholarship awarded once a year designed to help working parents currently enrolled in higher education. Applicants must submit a 600 to 1000 word essay clearly outlining three keys to successfully balancing parenthood, working, and excelling in school.

JW Surety Bonds Scholarship
Deadline: : November 21
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.

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/student_financial_aid

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/student_financial_aid

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/student_financial_aid

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/student_financial_aid

KANSAS ARMY NATIONAL GUARD 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/student_financial_aid

The Kaplan Group Annual Scholarship
Deadline: July 27
Award: $1,000
Description:

For over 20 years, The Kaplan Group has had exten¬sive expe¬ri¬ence solv¬ing prob¬lems and negotiating back two back trans¬ac¬tions for clients large and small. Now they want to give back and see the value in con¬tin¬u¬ous edu-ca¬tion and help¬ing stu¬dents grow. Because of this, The Kaplan Group is offer¬ing a schol¬ar¬ship to an under¬grad-u¬ate or grad¬u¬ate stu¬dent pur¬su¬ing a busi¬ness or law-oriented degree program.

Kiddie Collection Scholarship
Deadline: December 5
Award: $3500
Description:

Kiddie Collection celebrates the movers, the shakers, the doers, the makers-the dreamers who still believe that dreams come true by offering a scholarship based on their “The I Want to be ________ When I Grow Up Contest”. Submit an essay detailing how their scholarship will help you realize your childhood dreams.

Krill Oil - Educate Your Heart' Scholarship
Deadline: Dec 31
Award: $1,000
Description:

Everest Nutrition, a leader in providing superior quality nutraceutical supplements across North Ameria, is pleased to announce its "Krill Oil - Educate Your Heart' Scholarship".  They will be giving two students $1000 who are pursuing further education beyond high school level.

Krisztina Neglia.com Scholarship
Deadline: July 31
Award: $1,000
Description:

KrisztinaNeglia.Com is one of the most honest and hardworking realtor teams in southern Ontario, and the company seeks to make educational opportunities available to those committed to studying and school. Any student who is entering or currently attending university or college as a full-time student is eligible.

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/

Look Twice, Save a Life Scholarship
Deadline: December 1
Award: $1000
Description:

InsuranceProviders.com is proud to introduce a new scholarship promoting motorcycle safety among students. Applicants will create a form of social awareness that inspires other students to focus on Looking Twice for Motorcycle Safety. This can be a video, artwork, essay or anything that would engage other students to focus on safe driving.

LowVARates.com Scholarship
Deadline: Jul 1
Award: $1,250
Description:

LowVARates.com presents a semiannual college scholarship to a deserving military student.  Military students currently enrolled in college and children with a mother or father serving in any branch of the U.S. Armed Forces are eligible to apply.  The application and 200 word essay may be submitted by the student or by a family member or friend wanting to nominate a potential applicant without their knowledge.

Lexington Law Scholarship
Deadline: Aug. 31, 2014
Award: $10,000
Description:

Lexingtonlaw.com is offering an annual scholarship to help college students maintain great credit scores. Students interested in applying for the scholarship are required to write an essay of 800 words about what a credit score means to them, impacts their financial future, and how they plan to develop a great credit score during their college years.

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

MAWISTA Scholarship
Deadline: : January 1, 2015
Award: Monthly $tipend
Description:

For MAWISTA it is very important to promote young people with a child who decide to study abroad. Studying with a child means to have more additional stress. It is a big challenge and requires a lot of organizational skills. They are looking for students who won’t give up and who would like to finish their study even with double stress (study and child) because this is very important to them.

Application instructions:

http://www.mawista.com/en/scholarship/

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 /

MyVisaSource Scholarship
Deadline: July 30
Award: $1000
Description:

My Visa Source is a leading immigration firm in Canada, and the business seeks to make educational opportunities available to those committed to studying and school. Any student who is entering or currently attending university or college as a full-time student is eligible.

Mortgage Refinance Rates.org Construction & Engineering Scholarship
Deadline: Jul 12
Award: $1,000
Description:

MortgageRefinanceRates.org is happy to provide scholarships for applicants who are currently enrolled in an engineering, construction, or architecture related fields and who are pursuing futher education in these areas.

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. 

Novus Biologicals Scholarship Program
Deadline: July 15
Award: $1500
Description:

Research is a critical component for the development and advancement in the life science community. Novus Biologicals want to further scientific achievement by helping students who are interested in developing a career in science. The Novus Biologicals Scholarship Program is awarded twice a year to students pursuing a degree in a science related field.

Nursing Scholarship
Deadline: Jul 1
Award: $1,000
Description:

AspiringNurse.com offers a scholarship to students in the Nursing, Medical and Health related fields

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

Olshan Foundation Healthy Home Scholarship
Deadline: August 15, 2014
Award: $1,000
Description:

As a leader in the foundation repair industry, Olshan Foundation Solutions understands the importance of investing in the future. To demonstrate this support, they are offering the Olshan Healthy Home Scholarship to one student pursuing a degree from an accredited University with a minimum 2.75 GPA.

One Inch Punch Productions Scholarship
Deadline: July 31
Award: $1,000
Description:

One Inch Punch Productions is a Toronto based video production company that would like to make educational opportunities available to those committed to studying and school. Any student who is entering or currently attending university or college as a full-time student is eligible.

PChealthboost.com Scholarship
Deadline: December 1
Award: $1,000 (2)
Description:

Boost Software provides pc optimization software solutions catering to everyday computer needs. The company was built on integrity and the customer experience and believes in empowering computer users, and that includes college and university students who do the majority of their work with computers. Boost Software is proud to announce the PC Health Boost Scholarship Award in Computer Technology with the goal to help college students develop a lifelong relationship with their computer in order to enhance their career and educational opportunities.

Application instructions:

Click on "Current Scholarships" at http://www.pchealthboost.com/blog/pc-healthboost- scholarship-award/

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/

Pi Beta Phi Educational Foundation Women’s Scholarship
Deadline: April 1, 2015
Award: Not Listed
Description:

The Pi Beta Phi Educational Foundation Women’s Scholarship is for women undergraduate students at the University of Kansas.   Applicants DO NOT have to be a member of a sorority.  Criteria might include, but are not limited to, graduation from a Kansas high school, financial need, student debt already accrued, academic performance, future goals and community service.

Application Instructions:

Application available here

PEO Sisterhood
Deadline: not listed
Award: Various
Description:

Female student must be nominated from PEO Chapter.

Application instructions:

Send email to: kayhale@sunflower.com

Power Graphics Digital Imaging Scholarship
Deadline: August 31
Award: $500
Description:

The Power Graphics Digital Imaging scholarship is designed to foster creativity and promote passion in the marketing and design industry for students. On behalf of the participating institutions, the goal of our scholarship is to provide financial assistance to students pursuing an education in marketing, graphic design, or any other related field. Applicants will submit a 500 to 1000 word essay.

Rand Marketing Web Design Scholarship
Deadline: December 31
Award: $1,000
Description:

Influence Print’s first 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. Applicants will submit their best design for chance at a college scholarship and nationwide recognition.

Application instructions:

http://randmarketing.com/scholarship/

Reeves Law Group Scholarship
Deadline: Jul 1
Award: $1,000
Description:

The Reeves Law Group is offering their first annual scholarship and they are interested in hearing from students about a time that they stood up for someone who was not able to stand up for themselves. They are also interested in hearing how that experience has impacted your life and the lives of the person or persons you may have helped

Rocky Mountain Mattress Company Mark Forester Foundation Scholarship
Deadline: Jul 31
Award: $1,000
Description:

The Rocky Mountain Mattress Company proudly contributes to the Mark Forester Foundation scholarship fund and is now offering a scholarship to the winner of an essay contest.  Senior Airman, Mark A. Forester was killed September 29, 2010 in Afghanistan while risking his life to save a fallen comrade.  Any student who is currently enrolled in school or will be enrolled during 2013 can apply for the scholarship. To apply submit a 300-500 word essay explaining how you honor America's military heroes.

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.

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/

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.

Scholarship Guidance
Deadline: Varies
Award: $500
Description:

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

Application instructions:

http://www.scholarshipguidance.com/

Smile for the Future Scholarship
Deadline: February 2, 2015
Award: $1,000
Description:

Los Angeles dentist Dr. Shervin M. Louie is a champion for the pursuit of academic success. As the creator and funder of the Smile for the Future scholarship, he aims to provide the resources and inspiration to help students launch themselves into their dream professions. Success starts with education and Dr. Louie hopes students can receive the most out of their academic career. Applicants will submit a 1000 word response to the essay question on the website.

Solutionreach Scholarship
Deadline: August 18
Award: $2,000 (2)
Description:

SolutionReach.com is offering an annual scholarship to help students achieve their educational goals. To apply students must maintain a 3.0 GPA and submit an 800-1200 word essay illustrating how upcoming communication technology will improve communication and healthcare for patients.

Spokeo Connections Scholarship
Deadline: July 1st
Award: $1,000
Description:

Spokeo Connections is both a leading people search platform and a pioneer in reverse phone lookup technology and they have made it easier than ever to reunite friends and family. Spokeo is searching for exemplary students who demonstrate a desire to find and achieve their own dreams.

STEM Scholarship For Women
Deadline: July 15
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 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.

TakeLessons Scholarship
Deadline: September 30
Award: $5000, $2000, $1000
Description:

TakeLessons is all about helping students find their passion, whether it’s academic, musical, artistic, or something totally off-the-wall. And for many, heading to college is a huge step toward the career of their dreams and reaching their ultimate goals and they are there to help with a little financial assistance. Applicants will submit a short essay.

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

Topeka Daylily Club Scholarship
Deadline: May 1
Award: $500
Description:

The Topeka Daylily Club offers two scholarships to full-time students who have completed at least one (1) year in any Kansas college or university.  One scholarship is for a student majoring in horticulture and the other scholarship is open to any student seeking a degree in any field. Applicants will need to provide a written statement describing why they deserve the award and how the monies will help toward their goals.

Tenshon Scholarship
Deadline: Jul 15
Award: $1,500
Description:

Tenshon is the manufacturer of Shade Sails, an artistic shade canopy that provides sun shade for parks, playgrounds, backyard patios, and other outdoor living spaces.  They are offering a semi-annual scholarship to a student that incorporates the most creative and practical use of their sun shade.  Applicants will be required to create a design using Tenshon's standard size shade sail that is unique to a venue of applicant's choice.

Application instructions:

www.tenshon.com/scholarship.html

Tutor the People Essay Scholarship
Deadline: July 31st
Award: $500
Description:

Tutor the People, a lower Manhattan-based tutoring service specializing in graduate admissions test prep (GMAT, MCAT, LSAT, GRE) and undergraduate course help announces an essay contest awarding $500 to one student who best exemplifies the spirit of helping others achieve success. Applicants will submit a one-page personal story outlining helping a member of their community achieve a personal or academic goal.

Application instructions:

http://tutorthepeople.com/scholarship/

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.

VisaPlace Scholarship
Deadline: July 30
Award: $1,000
Description:

VisaPlace is a leading immigration law firm that helps individuals and businesses visit or relocate to Canada and the US and seek to make educational opportunities available to those committed to studying and school. Any student who is entering or currently attending university or college as a full-time student is eligible.

Wells Fargo
Deadline: not listed
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

Westway Electric Supply Scholarship
Deadline: April 30
Award: $1,000
Description:

Westway Electric Supply is excited to launch a new scholarship opportunity for high school and university students who are in pursuit of a college degree. Instead of writing another essay explaining why you deserve this scholarship, we want to get your creative juices flowing. Write a hypothetical letter to your school administrators persuading them to install energy efficient lighting in your school’s stadium, arena, or basketball court. We will be sending the most persuasive letters to school administrators, so be sure to make a hard sell!

Wimdu Scholarship
Deadline: September 30
Award: $2,000
Description:

The Wimdu Scholarship programme is designed to recognize the skills that are fundamental to a successful marketing campaign in a fast-paced, global economy. A scholarship will be provided annually in January to assist a promising student interested in pursuing a career in business and marketing related fields.

Application instructions:

http://www.wimdu.com/scholarship


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