Wednesday, November 19, 2014

Scholarship for Higher Learning Award

Deadline: April 15, 2015

Amount: $1500.00

Requirements:
  • Must answer four personal, open-minded, and thought provoking questions.
  • Students whose responses are the most persuasive, compelling, and well-written, as judged by our executive management team will be considered finalists.
Website: Apply Here

Tuesday, November 18, 2014

Digicert Scholarship

Deadline: January 1st, 2015

Amount: $1,000

Requirements: 
  • Create a video about Unsecure WiFi: Know The Risks 
  •  Post the video on YouTube.com or a simalir site. 

Website: Apply Here

Friday, November 14, 2014

Bookoo Scholarship

Deadline: December 1st, 2014 and July 1st, 2015 

Award Amount: $1,000

Eligibility:
  • Student must be a graduating high school senior or enrolled in an accredited college or university
  • Complete online application and essay questions
  • Must be 18 years or older 

Website: Apply Here

Pace University: Environmental Consortium Merit Scholarship

Deadline: April 1st, 2015

Award Amount: $3,000-10,000

Eligibility:


  • Student must be currently enrolled in or has earned his or her bachelors or masters degree from one of the Consortium's member institutions
  • Student must complete a project related to a regional environmental issue 
  • For more eligibility detail visit website below 


Website: Apply Here

Lighting55 Scholarship

Deadline: April 15th, 2015

Award Amount: $1,250

Eligibility:


  • Student must be enrolled in a two year, four year, or graduate program 
  • Must be 16 years of age or older
  • Must submit four personal, open-ended, and thought provoking questions on website


Website: Apply Here

The Theodore Gordon Flyfishers, Inc. Founders Fund Scholarship

Deadline: April 1, 2015

Award Amount: $3,500

Eligibility:
  • Undergraduate student who will have Senior standing as of Fall 2015, who will be enrolled, and who will continue to be enrolled during the award year (2015-2016 academic year), in a full-time four-year undergraduate degree at a member institution of the Environmental Consortium. [Students apply for the scholarship in their Junior year.]      
  • Graduate student who will be entering 1st or 2nd year as of Fall 2015, who will be enrolled, and who will continue to be enrolled during the award year (2015-2016 academic year), in a full-time graduate degree program at a member institution of the Environmental Consortium.  [If you are an entering graduate student, you must be accepted into, and intend to attend in Fall 2015, a member institution and include proof of acceptance with this application.] 
Website: Apply Here

Dolman Law Group

Deadline: January 15, 2015

Award Amount: $1,000

Eligibility:
  • Must be currently attending or planning to attend a college or university during the 2015-2016 academic year.
  • Must be in good academic standing with your current educational institution.
  • For applicants under 18, you must have permission from a parent or legal guardian.
  • Must apply to the contest via email and provide your name, address, and the name of the institution you are attending or plan to attend.
  • Must provide your video essay (Youtube format preferred) by the deadline of January 15, 2015.
  • A winner will be chosen on March 15, 2015

Website: Apply Here

Monday, November 10, 2014

Boling Rice LLC Scholarship

Deadline: January 15, 2015


Award Amount: $1,000

Eligibility:
  • The application process entails writing and submitting a 500+ word essay on the following topic: Distracted driving has become an increasing problem in the United States, and the growing popularity and availability of smartphones is often cited as a significant factor in this increase. While many states have imposed limitations on the way that drivers may use personal electronic devices, the effectiveness of these laws is not yet clear. What changes or new measures could be adopted in order to reduce the risk that cellphone use poses to other motorists, pedestrians, or bicyclists?
  • Essays should be received by January 15, 2015
  • Applications should be emailed to: bolingricelaw@gmail.com
  • Applicants must include their name, address, and the name of the school they are attending or planning to attend
Website: Apply Here

Levin Injury Firm Scholarship

Deadline: January 31, 2015

Award Amount: $1,000

Eligibility: 
  • Applicants must submit a 500+ word essay on the following topic: Millions of people each year are injured in accidents involving cars and other motor vehicles. What are some ways the law can be changed in order to make our roads and highways safer? Out of the pool of applicants, we will choose five finalists. We will then post the five finalists’ essays on our blog and our social media pages
  • Applications should be emailed to levin@levininjuryfirm.com
  • Applicants should include their name, address and phone number 
  • Applicants should include a link to their Facebook profile so that we may confirm their identity and school enrollment.
  • The applicant should state where they are currently attending or planning to attend school in the body of their submission email.
Website: Apply Here



    Friday, October 24, 2014

    Environment Scholarship

     Deadline:  April 1, 2015 

    Award Amount: $3,500

    Eligibility:
    • Cumulative GPA requirement: 3.0
    • Majors/fields of study may include, but are not limited to: Biology, Ecology, Law, Environmental Studies or Science, Conservation, Natural Resource Management, Hydrology, Zoology.
    • Undergraduate students who will have senior standing as of fall 2015 and graduate students entering 1st or 2nd year as of fall 2015.
    • Must submit a scholarship application form and a scholarship academic recommendation form (see website)
    Website: Apply Here

    Wednesday, October 15, 2014

    Frank L. Greathouse Government Accounting Scholarship

    Deadline: February 20, 2015

    Award Amount: $7000

    Eligibility: 
    • Currently a full-time student in an undergraduate or graduate accounting program preparing for a career in state and local government finance and expecting to be enrolled in the 2015 spring semester (including spring 2015 graduates). Undergraduate students must be in the process of completing at least their junior year by the time the scholarship is awarded. 
    • Citizen or permanent resident of the United States or Canada 
    • Recommendation by your academic advisor or the accounting program chair
    • Student has not been a past winner of a scholarship program administered by the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada 
    Website: Apply Here

    Monday, August 18, 2014

    Printaholic Print Design and Marketing Scholarship

    Deadline: November 30th, 2014

    Award Amount: $1,000

    Eligibility:
    • Student must have a GPA of a 3.0 or higher
    • Student must be enrolled with an accredited United States college, university, or institute of higher learning
    • Student must submit marketing package that includes a business card, brochure, poster, and flyer
    Website: Apply Here

    Tuesday, June 24, 2014

    Look Twice, Save A Life Scholarship

    Deadline: December 1st, 2014

    Award Amount: $1,000

    Eligibility:

    • Applicant must have a valid drivers license
    • Applicant must be a current college student or plan on attending college in the upcoming school year
    • Applicant must create a form of social awareness (essay, video, or artwork) that inspires other students to focus on looking twice for motorcycles 

    Website: Apply Here

    Monday, June 23, 2014

    Diversity Study Abroad Scholarship

    Deadline: October 1 (For Spring), March  5 (For Summer), April 15 (For Fall)

    Award Amount: $500-$3,000

    Eligibility:
    • Cumulative GPA requirement: 2.5
    • Write an original 400-500 word essay reflecting on the quote below and describing why it is important to you to gain "a new way of seeing things" and how you will ho about this during your study abroad experience.
    • Applicants must submit a letter of recommendation
    • Must submit a scholarship application form and a scholarship academic recommendation form (see website)
    Website: Apply Here

    Wednesday, June 11, 2014

    Savvy Saver Scholarship

    Deadline: December 15th, 2014 

    Award Amount: $2,500

    Eligibility:

    • Applicant must be 18 years or older and be a college freshman, sophomore, junior, or senior 
    • Applicant must be a permanent United States resident
    • Applicant must submit a 400-750 word essay on "How or where did you learn to be financially responsible?"

    Website: Apply Here

    Thursday, June 5, 2014

    Zinch Scholarship

    Deadline: January 24th, 2015

    Award Amount: $20,000

    Eligibility:

    • Applicant must be a high school student graduating in 2014, 2015, or 2016
    • Applicant must have a minimum 2.0 GPA
    • Applicant must be 16 years of age or older and a legal resident of the United States

    Website: Apply Here

    Wednesday, June 4, 2014

    HSF/Honda Award Scholarship

    Deadline: December 15th, 2014

    Award Amount: $5,000

    Eligibility:

    • Applicant must a United States citizen or legal permanent resident of Latino heritage
    • Applicant must be a full-time undergraduate junior or senior enrolled at a four-year accredited United States institution
    • Applicant must be majoring in business, industrial engineering or technology, electrical engineering, mechanical engineering, or chemical engineering
    • Applicant must have a GPA of a 3.0 or higher 

    Website: Apply Here

    HSF/Hormel Scholarship

    Deadline: December 15th, 2014 

    Award Amount: $2,500

    Eligibility:

    • Applicant must be a United States citizen or legal permanent resident of Hispanic heritage 
    • Applicant must be an undergraduate junior majoring in business, finance, accounting, marketing, engineering, agriculture, computer science, information technology, zoology or hospitality administration.
    • Applicant must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher

    Website: Apply Here

    My College Review Scholarship

    Deadline: December 31st, 2014 

    Award Amount: $1,000

    Eligibility:

    • Applicant must create a Cappex profile
    • Applicant must submit a detailed review of their college
    • Applicant must be a United States citizen
    • Applicant must be enrolled in an accredited college or university in the United States 

    Website: Apply Here

    Tuesday, June 3, 2014

    I'm In Coupons College Scholarship

    Deadline: December 31st, 2014

    Award Amount: $1,000

    Eligibility:

    • Must be a college student enrolled in a graduate or undergraduate program at any accredited college or university in the United States 
    • Must submit a 650-word essay on the topic, "Do coupons influence your purchasing decisions why or why not?" 

    Website: Apply Here