USM Promise Scholarship program

The University of Southern Maine (USM) is giving you chance to join this “USM Promise Scholarship Program”. To be eligible, the student must apply for fall 2018 admissions to USM and be admitted as an undergraduate first-year or transfer student. The scholarship program is designed to help students overcome financial and academic barriers.

Provided By:

Situated in Maine’s economic and cultural center, the University of Southern Maine (USM) is a public university with 8,000 undergraduate and graduate students taking courses online and at campuses in Portland, Gorham, and Lewiston-Auburn.

Key Details:

  • Award Amount: Tuition or awards to cover fees, books, room & board or other costs
  • Deadline: March 1, 2018
  • Winner Announcement: Not Known

Eligibility:

To receive the USM’s New Promise Scholarship, a beneficiary must:

  • The student will apply for fall 2018 admissions to USM and will be admitted as an undergraduate first-year or transfer student.
  • If awarded the scholarship, the student will enroll at USM full-time with a minimum of 15 credit hours per semester and/or take 30 credits per year (can use winter and summer terms to reach 30 credits).
  • Students must be a Maine resident or meet State of Maine residency requirements.
  • The student must show demonstrated financial need and if eligible the student must submit the FAFSA.
  • Preferably, scholarship applicants shall have a recommendation from a youth development organization and be a first-generation college student.

Instructions for Applying:

In order for an application to consider all interested applicant check the given link: https://usm.maine.edu/scholarships

Award Amount:

The scholarship will provide up to half of USM tuition, or awards to cover fees, books, room & board or other costs to bridge gaps in financial aid, renewable up to four years.

Detailed Information Link:

https://usm.maine.edu/scholarships/promise-scholarship

Contact Information:

Additional inquiries may be sent to:

Vice President for Enrollment Management & Student Affairs
124D Wishcamper Center – Portland Campus
(207) 780 – 4770
nancy.d.griffin-at-maine.edu

New NextStepU STEM Scholarship

NextStepU.com is providing “New NextStepU STEM Scholarship” to reduce your college expenses. Students who are interested in pursuing a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math) major are invited to apply.  The aim of the NextStepU.com for you to get to your destination and succeed in whatever your next step may be.

Provided By:

NextStepU.com is a personalized resource for students, parents and counselors to find information about pursuing a career, joining the military, applying to and attending a two-year or four-year college or university and developing essential life skills.

Key Details:

  • Award Amount: $4,500
  • Deadline: March 1, 2018
  • Winner Announcement: Not Known

Eligibility:

To receive the scholarship all applicants must

  • Students who are interested in pursuing a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math) major.
  • Entrant must be a 16-22 year old at the time of entry and be a registered user of NextStepU.com.
  • Applicant must be attending a high school or college in the United States or Canada with plans to attend a college or university in the United States or Canada.

Instructions for Applying:

You can complete your submission through the given link:
https://www.nextstepu.com/stem-scholarship/

Supporting Documents:

Applicant must write a short essay (between 150-250 words) explaining why you are interested in a STEM education and what specialty you are interested in.

Award Amount:

The program provides a $1,500 scholarship award three times in a year ($4,500).

Detailed Information Link:

https://www.nextstepu.com/nextstepu-scholarships/

The Rotch Travelling Scholarship

Do you want to study abroad? The applications are invited for an annual two-stage design competition “The Rotch Travelling Scholarship”. U.S. citizens who have obtained a professional degree (BArch/MArch) from an accredited school in the last 10 years are welcome to apply.  The Rotch Travelling Studio is a foreign-travel grant that provides fund toward enhancing students’ architectural education.

Provided By:

Founded in 1883 in honor of Benjamin Smith Rotch, the Rotch Travelling Scholarship is the oldest of its kind in the United States and its influence has been felt throughout the entire profession.

Key Details:

  • Award Amount: $38,500
  • Deadline: January 19, 2018
  • Winner Announcement: 9, 2018

Eligibility:

To be eligible, the student must possess:

  • One year of full-time professional experience in a Massachusetts architecture firm as of January 1 of the competition year.
  • Obtained an accredited degree from an accredited Massachusetts school of architecture as of January 1 of the competition year.
  • Applicants must be U.S. citizens who have obtained a professional degree (BArch/MArch) from an accredited school in the last 10 years.

Instructions for Applying:

Applications must be completed by the given link:
http://rotch.org/scholarship/application/index.html

Award Amount:

  • The Rotch Scholar receives $38,500 or more to travel and study abroad for a minimum of six months.
  • The payment distributed in four payments covers expenses incurred by the Rotch Scholar for the stated period of travel abroad. See below for payment distribution details.

Detailed Information Link:

http://rotch.org/scholarship/competition/index.html

Contact Information:

For more information, you can contact Caitlin Hart at chart-at-architects.org.

National Association of Dental Laboratories Pillar Scholarship

The National Association of Dental Laboratories (NADL) is seeking applications for “National Association of Dental Laboratories Pillar Scholarship”. The scholarship is open to students who have graduated high school or have obtained an equivalent and working knowledge of the English language.  The scholarship will be awarded $1,000 to each recipient.

Provided By:

The National Association of Dental Laboratories (NADL) is the national trade association representing the interests of individuals and businesses involved in the commercial dental laboratory industry.

Key Details:

  • Award Amount: $1,000
  • Deadline: March 15 for the spring, September 15 for the fall
  • Winner Announcement: Not Known

Eligibility:

To be eligible, the student must possess

  • Have a working knowledge of the English language.
  • Have graduated high school or have obtained an equivalent.
  • Are of satisfactory legal and ethical standing in the dental laboratory and dental community.

Applicants may qualify for the scholarship by meeting any one of the following education and experience requirements:

  • Recognized Graduates (RG) of a 2-year ADA accredited dental technology program may apply for the CDT examinations upon graduation and successful completion of the RG exam.
  • Recognized Graduates (RG) of non-ADA accredited dental technology programs may apply for the CDT examinations addition to, and not concurrent with, their two years of formal education.
  • Graduates of ADA-accredited dental technology education programs (non-RGs) may apply for the NBC’s CDT examinations after completion of two years of practical experience in addition to their education.
  • Technicians trained and educated in other settings may apply for the CDT examinations upon completion of at least five years of practical experience in dental technology (at least 35 hours per week).
  • Technicians who are able to provide sufficient documentation of continuing education (CE) and experience in accordance with NBC policy may apply for the CDT examinations.
  • Any technician who is currently a Certified Dental Technician may apply for the scholarship in order to achieve an additional certification.

Instructions for Applying:

To consider for the scholarship you can apply either online or offline through the given link:

The complete application packet must be sent to the address given below:

FDLT Pillar Scholarship 325 John Knox Road, #L103 Tallahassee, FL 32303 Phone: (866) 627-3990 Fax: (850) 222-0053 R

Supporting Documents:

  • Completed and attached Letter of Interest.
  • Signed application affidavit

Award Amount:

  • The scholarship amount awarded is up to $1,000.00 per recipient. 
    The Pillar Scholarship covers the application and testing fees for a candidate to take the written comprehensive examination, the written specialty examination and the hands-on practical examination, one time each.
  • It also awards the candidate a certificate that can be used to purchase study materials through the NADL.
  • Scholarship recipients must take all three examinations within 12 months after being awarded the scholarship.

Detailed Information Link:

http://dentallabfoundation.org/scholarshipsgrants/pillar-scholarship/

Kindest Kansas Citiain Essay contest

Synergy Services, Inc. is now offering the Kindest Kansas Citiain Essay Contest that gives an opportunity for students to reflect on the importance of kindness. The contest is open to students from kindergarten through 12th grade. Each winner will receive a minimum of a $200 gift card to a major retail store.

Provided By:
Synergy Services, Inc. began in 1970 as Synergy House, the only shelter for runaway and homeless youth in western Missouri. Through the years, a series of both serendipitous and strategic mergers expanded the organization’s reach to include young children and women victimized by abuse.

Key Details:

  • Award Amount: A $200 gift card to a major retail store
  • Deadline: February 2, 2018, 5 pm on Friday
  • Winner Announcement: Not Known

Eligibility:

This scholarship program is applicable for:

  • Eligible submissions must be in grades equivalent to 6th-12th, for the 2017-2018 school year.
  • A video team can be comprised of students representing a school organization, a group of friends, etc.
  • Teams participating through student support organizations, including private, parochial, and/or home schools are also eligible.

Instructions for Applying:

Application form of the contest program can be downloaded by the given link:

http://www.synergyservices.org/userfiles/image/KKC_Essay_Packet_2018.doc

All applications and material should be addressed to

Synergy Services – KKC
400 E. 6th Street
Parkville Missouri, 64152

Supporting Documents:

In order to apply applicants need to make a video and your video must be 30 to 90 seconds in length.

  • Videos must be QuickTime/MOV, WMV, MPEG or AVI and submitted via YouTube.
  • Be creative, your video can be any of the following and more: a poem, short documentary, interviews with the people they have impacted, a song, a play, etc.
  • Use appropriate language, actions, and attire during the video. Avoid profane language, violence, sex or personal attacks on people or organizations.
  • Videos must comply with copyright rules and regulations. Sources of information and materials used (i.e. music) must be properly acknowledged and credited in the video.
  • Your video may not contain any endorsement, solicitation, commercial, or similar content advocating for or against candidates for office, political issues, or commercial products.
  • Your video must be original content for this contest. Do not submit a video that has been submitted elsewhere.
  • Obtain release forms for all of the people featured in your video. Examples of release forms are available through your school and Synergy Services.
  • Videos that are submitted without an entry form will not be judged.

Award Amount:

  • One winner will be drawn for each of the two (2) groups below. Each winner will receive a minimum of a $200 gift card to a major retail store.
  • If your video is selected as one of the top 20 submissions, three members of your team will be invited to attend the awards dinner at no cost.

Detailed Information Link:

https://www.developingcareer.com/kindest-kansas-citiain-essay-contest/

Contact Information:

Have any query regarding this contest you can e-mail kbromley-at-synergyservices.org or call 816.505.4936

WOASF Scholarship

The Wings Over America Scholarship Foundation (WOASF) is glad to announce a scholarship program named as “WOASF Scholarship”. The program is open to dependent children and the dependent spouse who are graduate/ or will be graduate with an A.A., A.S., B.A. or B.S. degree or industry certification. The WOAF foundation is sponsoring over 50 scholarships to Navy dependents from the Aviation community up to $3,000.

Host Institution:

The Wings Over America Scholarship Foundation WOASF is a 501 (c) 3 non-profit and donation is tax-deductible to the full extent of the law. Its mission is to provide college scholarships to dependent children and spouses of all US Navy personnel- officer and enlisted – active duty, retired, honorably discharged or deceased who served within Naval Air Forces.

Eligibility:

Dependent Children Candidates Eligibility Requirements:

  • Children are defined as natural born, adopted or stepchildren, unmarried, up to the age of 22 on March 1st of applying year.
  • Those who are children (no grandchildren) of a sponsor must be graduates or graduating seniors of an accredited high school or an equivalent home school or institution and must plan to attend an accredited academic institution in the 2018-2019 school year.
  • College students must be enrolled in a regionally accredited Trade/Technical School, College or University as a full-time student taking a minimum of 12 credits in order to graduate with an A.A., A.S, B.A. or B.S degree or industry certification.

Dependent Spouse Candidates Eligibility Requirements:

  • Those who are spouses of a sponsor must plan to be or are currently enrolled in a regionally accredited Trade/Technical School, College or University as a full time or part-time student.
  • Taking a minimum of 6 credit hours per semester (12 per year) in order to graduate with an A.A., A.S., B.A. or B.S. degree or industry certification.
  • No scholarships are awarded for Graduate programs/study.
  • Spouses may receive an unlimited number of awards while pursuing an A.A., A.S., B.A. or B.S. degree.

Instructions for Applying:

Applicants must create an account through the given link to apply for the fellowship program:
http://www.wingsoveramericascholarshipapplication.com/

Award Description:

  • The Wings Over America Scholarship Foundation is sponsoring over 50 scholarships, most scholarships are $3,000 and some are renewable.
  • The scholarship covers tuition & tuition-related fees.

Deadline: Application deadline of the scholarship is February 1, 2018.

Detailed Information Link:

https://wingsoveramerica.us/app

Contact Information:

If you have any questions throughout the scholarship process please contact:

  • Melissa Garrison, Scholarship Administrator 757-228-3532 Email:  scholarship-at-wingsoveramerica.us
  • Christine Wilson, Executive Director 757-228-3314
    Email: Info-at-wingsoveramerica.us

Daniel G. Brajcich Scholarships

Award Amount: $2,500

Number of Awards: Not Known

Deadline: February 1, 2018

Winner Announcement: Not Known

Brief Description:

Gonzaga University is seeking applications for its scholarship program termed as “Daniel G. Brajcich Scholarships”. Scholarship opens to students who demonstrate financial need and enroll in the School of Business Administration during their freshman year at Gonzaga. Gonzaga University is an exemplary learning community that educates students for lives of leadership and service for the common good.

Host Institution:

Gonzaga University is a private, Roman Catholic university in Spokane, Washington, United States. Founded in 1887 by the Society of Jesus, it is one of 28 member institutions of the Association of Jesuit Colleges and Universities.

Eligibility:

This scholarship program is applicable for:

  • Students who demonstrate financial need and enroll in the School of Business Administration during their freshman year at Gonzaga.
  • Outstanding High School Graduates Who Enroll in the School of Business Administration at Gonzaga University
  • Scholarship recipients are expected to maintain good academic standing, a 2.0 GPA.
  • Applicants maintain full-time status with a major in the School of Business Administration.

Instructions for Applying:

Applicants must be submitted by the given link:

https://www.gonzaga.edu/undergraduate-admission/tuition-aid/scholarship-opportunities/daniel-g-brajcich-scholarships

Supporting Documents:

  • Applicants need to submit an essay no more than 500 words, please describe what excites you about a business career and what career goals you hope to achieve working in a business.
  • The essay must be in MS Word, Rich Text, Plain Text, or PDF format.

Award Description:

The Scholarship Fund is offering financial assistance of $2,500 per year, renewable for four years.

Detailed Information Link:

https://www.gonzaga.edu/undergraduate-admission/tuition-aid/scholarship-opportunities/daniel-g-brajcich-scholarships

Tortuga Study Abroad Scholarship Program

Award Amount: $1,000

Number of Awards: Not known

Deadline: December 20, 2017

Winner Announcement: January 5, 2018

Brief Description:

If you are passionate and want to explore the world you have an amazing opportunity to apply for this “Tortuga Study Abroad Scholarship”. In order to be applying for the scholarship, the candidate must be the full-time undergraduate student in good academic standing at a four-year, degree-granting college or university. The scholarship intended to help those students who cannot afford to travel.

Host Institution:

Tortuga was founded in 2010 by childhood best friends Fred Perrotta and Jeremy Michael Cohen after a backpacking trip to Eastern Europe. Its mission is to help you live on your terms, including students studying abroad.

Eligibility:

Eligible applicants will be evaluated using the following criteria:

  • Applicants must be a U.S. citizen, permanent resident, or currently studying in the US on a student visa.
  • Applicants must be a full-time undergraduate student in good academic standing at a four-year, degree-granting college or university in the U.S.
  • Applicants must have applied to or been accepted into a study abroad program eligible for credit by your college or university.

Instructions for Applying:

To apply, the applicant can submit an online application through the given link:

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1swttuXnWyRJU6yp3SEq_BfrFfIgnZ-tXsW-yaYddJFg/viewform?edit_requested=true

Award Description:

One (1) winner will receive a Scholarship Award in the amount of one thousand dollars ($1,000).

Detailed Information Link:

https://www.tortugabackpacks.com/pages/study-abroad-scholarship

Kerri Castellini Women’s Leadership Scholarship

Award Amount: $500

Number of Awards: Not known

Deadline: November 30, 2017

Winner Announcement: In winter of 2017

Brief Description:

At Trusts and Estates Attorney Kerri Castellini, the “Kerri Castellini Women’s Leadership Scholarship” is available to women. To eligible, you must be a female or female-identifying student who is pursuing a post-secondary education. The program provides the scholarship to go toward her educational pursuits to help her become a strong and accomplished leader in her community.

Host Institution:

Kerri Castellini, Attorney at Law is a trust and estate practice based in Washington, D.C. and serving clients throughout the metropolitan area, including.

Eligibility:

To eligible, the candidates must meet all the following criteria:

  • The candidates must be a female or female-identifying student pursuing a post-secondary education.
  • The candidates must be qualify degrees include associate’s degrees, bachelor’s degrees, graduate degrees, business school degrees, medical degrees, or law degrees.
  • Incoming first-year college students are also eligible to apply if they possess a valid GED or high school diploma.
  • The candidates must exhibit strong leadership skills, as demonstrated by past and present educational, professional, and volunteer experiences.
  • All applicants must have a minimum 3.0 GPA, as indicated by an official academic transcript.

Instructions for Applying:

To apply, applicants are required to provide all of the following documents in order to be considered:

  • The candidates will submit a current resume that lists academic, professional, and volunteer experience, especially any leadership experience in these fields.
  • A completed version of the application cover letter.
  • The candidates will also submit a 500-word essay that addresses the following prompt:
  • Describe an ideal woman leader in the 21st How do you believe that you exemplify this role in your daily life and career aspirations?
  • The candidates must also provide an unofficial transcript, demonstrating a GPA of 3.0 or greater.
  • A recommendation letter will write by someone who can attest to the applicant’s leadership goals, achievements, and capabilities.

Submitting Details:

All candidates will submit their materials in one package via email to scholarships-at-trustandestateslawyers.com.

Award Description:

The successful applicant will receive the sum of $500.

Detailed Information Link:

https://trustandestateslawyers.com/2017-kerri-castellini-womens-leadership-scholarship/

Contact Information:

If you have any questions, you can call to (202) 517-0502.

MPH Tuition Scholarship

Award Amount: Full tuition for the 11-month program of study

Number of Awards: One scholarship is available

Deadline: December 1, 2017

Winner Announcement: Not known

Brief Description:

The Johns Hopkins Center for Humanitarian Health is offering the “MPH Tuition Scholarship”. The program is available to all students who are pursuing a master degree in Public Health. The scholarship program will support one individual who has been displaced due to the conflicts in Syria, South Sudan, Afghanistan, or Somalia.

Host Institution:

Johns Hopkins University (commonly referred to as Johns Hopkins, JHU, or simply Hopkins) is an American private research university in Baltimore, Maryland.  The mission of The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine is to educate medical students, graduate students, and postdoctoral fellows in accordance with the highest professional standard.

Eligibility:

The list eligibility criteria are given below:

  • Applicants must be Syria and currently residing in Egypt, Lebanon, Jordan or Turkey, or residing under Temporary Protected Status in the U.S. is eligible to
  • Applicants must be South Sudan and currently residing in Kenya, Ethiopia, Sudan or Uganda, or residing under Temporary Protected Status in the U.S.
  • Applicants must be Somalia and currently residing in Kenya or Ethiopia, or residing under Temporary Protected Status in the U.S.
  • Applicants must be Afghanistan and currently residing in Pakistan or Iran, or residing under Temporary Protected Status in the U.S.
  • JHSPH must require a minimum TOEFL score of 100 or IELTS score of 7.0.

Instructions for Applying:

To apply, the candidates can enter online by creating an account through the given link:

https://help.liaisonedu.com/SOPHAS_Applicant_Help_Center/Starting_Your_SOPHAS_Application

Award Description:

The scholarship program will provide full tuition for the 11-month program of study.

Detailed Information Link:

http://www.hopkinshumanitarianhealth.org/education/scholarships/open-scholarships/mph-tuition-scholarship-for-displaced-syria-south-sudan-afghanistan-or-soma

Contact Information:

If you have any questions or additional query, send an email to mphprog-at-jhu.edu.

 

 

 

WWF Prince Bernhard Scholarships for Nature Conservation

Award Amount: $10,000

Number of Awards: Not known

Deadline: 13 January 2018

Winner Announcement: Not known

Brief Description:

The World Wide Fund for Nature Organization is excited to announce the “WWF Prince Bernhard Scholarships”. Nationalist from Africa, Asia/Pacific, Latin America/Caribbean, and Eastern Europe & Middle East will be considered for the scholarship. The scholarship is designed to provide financial support to individuals who wish to pursue short-term professional training or formal studies that will help them contribute more effectively to conservation efforts in their country.

Host Institution:

The World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) is an international non-governmental organization founded in 1961, working in the field of the wilderness preservation, and the reduction of human impact on the environment. It was formerly named the World Wildlife Fund, which remains its official name in Canada and the United States.

Eligibility:

The scholarship is open to nationals from Africa, Asia/Pacific, Latin America/Caribbean, Eastern Europe & Middle East will be considered, including WWF staff or candidates working as partners with WWF.

Instructions for Applying:

All applicants will download their application form through the given link is: http://d2ouvy59p0dg6k.cloudfront.net/downloads/pbs_info___application_form_english_2018.pdf

Supporting Documents:

All interested applicants must provide the following documents:

  • Evidence of acceptance from the institution where you intend to pursue your studies
  • Candidates will submit Letters of reference.
  • Copies of certificates
  • Evidence of achievements in nature conservation.

Submitting Details:

To find out your nearest WWF office to send your application, a list of WWF and Associate Offices contacts is available on the website www.panda.org/scholarships

  • If you live in a country without a WWF or WWF Associate Office, please send your application to the WWF Office/Associate nearest to your home country. If you have difficulty getting in touch with one of them, please contact the coordinator at WWF International.
  • If you are living or studying outside your country/region (e.g. in Europe or North America), you should send your application to the WWF Office/Associate in your home country/region.

Award Description:

The maximum amount for any one scholarship under this scheme is CHF 10,000.

Detailed Information Link:

http://wwf.panda.org/how_you_can_help/volunteer/prince_bernhard_scholarships/

Contact Information:

Have any question you can contact at the address given below:

Vanda Fejes (Mrs) Programme Coordinator WWF Prince Bernhard Scholarships for Nature Conservation WWF International 1196 Gland, Switzerland Direct: +41 22 364 9205 E-mail: vfejes@wwfint.org Web: www.panda.org/scholarships

Host Reviews Educational Scholarship

Award Amount:  $1,500

Number of Awards: Three (3)

Deadline: November 30th, 2017

Winner Announcement: December 21st, 2017

Brief Description:

Web Hosting-Reviews Company is inviting its applications for the Educational Scholarship Program.The program is available to a full-time student who is enrolled in an associate’s degree, bachelor’s degree or graduate level program with any institute. The applicants must be a legal resident of the USA, UK or Canada. In order to apply, all applicants will submit their an essay with word limit 1000-1500.

Host Institution:

Web Hosting-Reviews Company is the team of experienced researchers in the web hosting industry. Their brilliant team is expertise on both ends of the spectrum. The members at Hosting Review have worked in different hosting companies as technicians, customer care support representatives, hosting sales etc.

Eligibility:

Eligible applicants will be evaluated using the following criteria:

  • Applicants must be a U.S.A, UK or Canadian Citizen or permanent
  • Applicant must be a full-time student and enrolled in an associate’s degree, bachelor’s degree or graduate level program in a university or college during the 2017-2018 academic year.
  • Applicant’s entire GPA should be 2.75 or higher.

Instructions for Applying:

In order to apply, all candidates will submit the essay:

  • The participant will write an essay on given topic with word limit 1000-1500.
  • “Things You Need to Consider Before Buying a dedicated Web Hosting Server“.
  • A proof of School/College/University where you are studying with your photo in .jpg, .png, or .pdf format.
  • Attach the details as mentioned below:
  • Your Legal Name
  • Your college or university
  • Course/stream
  • Contact Number
  • E-mail Address

Submitting Details:

All applicants must submit their essay by using Microsoft .doc, PDF format or Copy & paste in the body of the email, So login Hotmail, Outlook, Gmail or any other webmail.

Award Description:

Web Hosting-Reviews Company will select three individual students and distribute them scholarship as given below:

  • First prize: 750
  • Second Prize: $500
  • Third Prize: $50

Detailed Information Link:

http://hosting-reviews.co.uk/educational-scholarship/

Contact Information:

If you have any question you can send to scholarship-at-hosting-reviews.co.uk.

 

 

SchoolHouse Connection Youth Scholarship Program

Award Amount: $2,000

Number of Awards: Ten (10)

Deadline: Nov. 8, 2017

Winner Announcement: Not Known

Brief Description:

SchoolHouse Connection would like to announce “SchoolHouse Connection Youth Scholarship Program”. The scholarship is intended to support youth who have experienced homelessness to ensure their completion of a post-secondary education program. The program provides professional assistance with financial aid processes, funds and support so students can remain in school and graduate, access to mental health advocacy and referrals, professional legal advocacy and referrals, and assistance in locating and establishing local contacts for general support and services

Host Institution:

SchoolHouse Connection was founded by Barbara Duffield and Patricia Julianelle, the nation’s leading experts on the early care and education of children and youth experiencing homelessness. For the past twenty years, we have ushered to passage critical policies and programs for children and youth experiencing homelessness and provided extensive technical assistance on these policies.

Eligibility:

To receive the SchoolHouse Connection Youth Scholarship Program, a beneficiary must:

  • Applicants must be under the age of 20 (Those who turned 20 before November 8 will qualify)
  • Applicants must be entering college for the first time during the 2018-19 school year. (Applicants may be high school seniors, students enrolled in a GED or other alternative education programs, or recent graduates/GED recipients)

 Instructions for Applying:

In order to be applying for the scholarship program, you must check the given link:

https://www.cognitoforms.com/SchoolHouseConnection/ScholarshipApplication

Award Description:

  • $2,000 scholarship award (10 scholarships)
  • Trip to a national awards ceremony (travel and expenses included)
  • Second gathering in Washington, DC, 2 years after the initial scholarship award (travel and expenses included)

Detailed Information Link:

https://www.schoolhouseconnection.org/scholarship-program/

Contact Information:

For more information, please contact Amy Bradley, Director of Youth Leadership and Scholarships.

NACE Foundation Academic Scholarship Program

Award Amount:$25,000

Number of Awards: 5

Deadline: January 5, 2018

Winner Announcement: Mid-February

Brief Description:

The NACE Foundation is pleased to announce the Academic Scholarship Program. The program is open to students who are enrolled full-time in an undergraduate program engaged in science and/or engineering related to the study of corrosion or corrosion control at an accredited college or university. The program is available to promote the study of corrosion science and engineering, as well as to recognize academic excellence and aid deserving students who demonstrate a drive to succeed and become contributing members of the corrosion industry.

Host Institution:

The NACE Foundation is the only 501©(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to preparing a future workforce in STEM who will protect the world’s infrastructure from the effects of corrosion. In 1986, the NACE Foundation was created in the form of an Endowment Committee within NACE International. The mission of the Foundation- inspires the future workforce to pursue careers in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM).

Eligibility:

  • Applicants must be enrolled full-time in an undergraduate program engaged in science and/or engineering related to the study of corrosion or corrosion control at an accredited college or university.
  • Students enrolled in 2-year or junior colleges are eligible to apply.
  • Post-doctorate students are not eligible.

Instructions for Applying:

If you are interested in applying for a scholarship, you must submit an online application through the given link: https://nace.academicworks.com/opportunities/170

Supporting Documents:

The following information should be included:

  • Academic transcript, including description of grading system for student performance
  • Two (2) Recommendation Forms from educators or employers familiar with applicants background
  • Resume

Award Description:

The NACE Foundation will provide up to (5) five scholarships in the amount of $5,000 each (total $25,000) to undergraduate students interested in the student of corrosion or corrosion control.

Detailed Information Link:

https://nace-foundation.org/programs/students/scholarships/

Contact Information:

If you have any question about the Academic Scholarships Program, contact at http://nace-foundation.org/about/contact-us/

GMR Transcription Academic Scholarship Program

Award Amount:$500

Number of Awards: Not known

Deadline: June 15th and December 15th

Winner Announcement: Not known

Brief Description:

The GMR Transcription Services, Inc. is delighted to announce the GMR Transcription Academic Scholarship Program. The program is open to all students who are currently enrolled full time in college and are maintaining a 3.0 GPA.The scholarship provides financial support and an opportunity to explore a career in the transcription and translation industry with a free transcription training course from the renowned Transcription Certification Institute.

Host Institution:

GMR Transcription was founded in 2004, is a leading transcription services company that transcribes voice recordings for academic, business, legal, non-profit and other organizations. The company also offers translation services from Spanish to English, English to Spanish, English to Mandarin and Mandarin to English, interpretation services, and court reporting services.

Eligibility:

  • You must be currently enrolled full time in college
  • You must be maintaining a 3.0 GPA.

Instructions for Applying:

In order to apply, the participants must register using your college issued email address.

Supporting Documents:

  • Submit unofficial transcripts if selected as the winner.
  • Winner must submit a photo and give us permission to post it before receiving the reward.
  • Essay: scholarship essay prompt: Briefly talk about yourself and your academic/career short-term and long-term goals. Then, answer the following questions:
  • What have you learned from your experience(s)? Examples may include community service, volunteer work, employment, school clubs, sports, family, etc.
  • Describe your most meaningful achievements and how they relate to your field of study and your future goals

Award Description:

The GMR Transcription is offering $500 academic scholarship and will be publishing the winner’s essay on their blog.

  • $500 academic scholarship.
  • Optional free transcription training course at www.TranscriptionCertificationInstitute.org, a $399.00 value, available at request to everyone who applies.

Detailed Information Link:

https://www.gmrtranscription.com/scholarship/scholarshiphome.aspx

Salvation Army Corporate Relations Coordinator 

Title: Corporate Relations Coordinator

Salary Range:  $1,760.79 – $1,981.16 Bi-Weekly

Consideration Date: Ongoing

Brief Description:

You have a chance to apply for the Corporate Relations Coordinator, an on-site position. In this job, you may assist the National Director of Brand Management and Corporate Relations in establishing a strong national corporate relations program designed specifically to leverage. The Salvation Army equity while generating sustainable revenue streams (both cash and material gifts-in-kind) through strategic alliances, sponsorships, joint ventures and financial grants from corporations. Responsibilities include project research, coordination, and management, preparation of reports on partners and projects, maintaining files for existing and prospective partners, ensuring gifts are allocated appropriately, coordinating travel and expense reports.

Hosted By:

The Salvation Army is a Protestant Christian movement and an international charitable organization structured in a quasi-military fashion. The organization reports a worldwide membership of over 1.5 million, consisting of soldiers, officers, and adherents known as Salvationists. Its founders Catherine and William Booth sought to bring salvation to the poor, destitute and hungry by meeting both their “physical and spiritual needs”.

Eligibility:

Please see the basic entry requirements below

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in Communications, Business Administration, Sales & Marketing, or related field and two to four years of experience performing a wide variety of progressively responsible administrative, fundraising support work, ideally in corporate partnerships, characteristic/unique to the department’s purpose, or any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.
  • You must able to work efficiently in Microsoft Office applications, including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
  • Ability to create and maintain spreadsheets and perform routine mathematical equations.  Ability to meet office demands, deadlines and work under pressure.

How to Apply:

Have the following ready before you complete this application.

  • Cover letter
  • Resume

Supporting Documents:

Applicants must fax all application documents to (703) 684-3478, e-mail to usn.recruit-at-usn.salvationarmy.org or send by US Mail to 615 Slaters Lane Alexandria, VA 22314, Attn: HR Office

Financial Assistantship:

Hiring range of the position is $1,760.79 – $1,981.16 Bi-Weekly.

More Information:

http://www.salvationarmyusa.org/usn/employment-opportunities/#corporate

UNCF Oracle Impact Scholarship Program

Award Amount: Varies

Number of Awards: Not known

Deadline: October 20, 2017 11:59 p.m. EST

Winner Announcement: Not known

Brief Description:

The United Negro College Fund or UNCF is pleased to announce the Oracle Impact Scholarship Program to students who are either a resident of Northern California or a graduate of a Chicago public school. The program is open to matriculating students who are attending an accredited four-year college or university. The program provides scholarship support to African American and Hispanic American students majoring in computer science, computer engineering or mathematics.

Host Institution:

The United Negro College Fund, or UNCF, is an American philanthropic organization that funds scholarships for black students and general scholarship funds for 37 private historically black colleges and universities. UNCF was incorporated on April 25, 1944, by Frederick D. Patterson (then president of what is now Tuskegee University), Mary McLeod Bethune, and others. UNCF is headquartered at 1805 7th Street, NW in Washington, D.C.

Eligibility:

To be considered, candidates must submit meet the following criteria:

  • Candidates must reside in or be a permanent resident of the state of California, specifically Northern California. Eligible counties include- Alameda, Contra Costa, Marin, San Francisco, San Mateo, Santa Clara, and Solano or
  • Candidates must be graduates of the Chicago public schools.
  • Candidates can be either a resident of Northern California or a graduate of a Chicago public school.
  • African American and Hispanic American students majoring in computer science, computer engineering or mathematics.
  • Preference is given to students attending a UNCF member institution or other HBCU.
  • Applicants must be a matriculating student attending an accredited four-year college or university.
  • Academic Classification: college freshman, college sophomore, college junior, college senior, college 5th-year senior

Instructions for Applying:

To apply, the applicant can submit an online application through the given link: https://scholarships.uncf.org/Program/Details/126c0e6b-0ac9-43ac-83da-ca048553eb6d?_ga=2.257334603.1770107901.1504939206-2144573492.1502688163

Supporting Documents:

  • One letter of recommendation
  • An official transcript
  • A 500-word essay outlining career aspirations, leadership experiences and most significant achievements.

Award Description:

The Oracle Impact Scholarship Program provides a scholarship to deserving candidates, award amount varies. Selected students will be awarded in the 2017-2018 academic year.

Detailed Information Link:

https://www.uncf.org/blog/entry/scholarship-highlight-oracle-community-impact-scholars-program

Contact Information:

If you have any question, contact David Raydavid.ray-at-uncf.org.

Best College Major

Do you want to study in your dream major and looking the best college for it, but not sure which college is good for you according to your major? Then don’t worry, if you tired for search the best college for making the bright future then our list of “Best College Major” will help to make the bright career. There are many college majors are available such as Biology, Economics, Mass Communication, Government/Political Science, etc. which are given by different universities or colleges.

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 Biology

  • About Subject: Biology is the study of biology at the molecular level. The field overlaps with other areas of biology and chemistry, particularly genetics and biochemistry. It is studied at the level of whole organisms (classical or transmission genetics), the DNA itself (molecular genetics), or whole populations (population and evolutionary genetics).
  • Career Fields: Biological Technician, Medical and Health Services Manager, Financial Analyst, Genetic Counselor, Physician’s Assistant and Nurse Practitioner, Health Educator, Biochemist, Pharmaceutical / Medical Product Sales Representative, Biology Faculty, Product Management Specialist II etc.
  • Provided By University / Institute: These are number of Universities such as Harvard University, Yale University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Princeton University, University of Pennsylvania, University of Chicago, Cornell University, Vanderbilt University, Brown University, Rice University, California Institute of Technology, Johns Hopkins University etc which provides the Biology subject .For more information, you can go to the respective University source.

Economics

  • About Subject: More broadly, Economics is the study of how individuals, businesses, governments, and societies choose to spend their time and money and otherwise allocate their resources. Even more broadly, Economics is the study of choices. When the federal government decides to allocate a certain part of the national budget to military spending and another part to funding for the arts, that decision and its consequences are Economics.
  • Career Fields: Assistant Professor, Research Analyst, Economics Lecturer, Professor/ Associate / Asst. Prof. – Economics, Economist, Junior Research Analyst, Fellow/ Associate Fellow/ Consultant, Data Scientist, etc.
  • Provided By University / Institute: These are a number of Universities such as Harvard University, Yale University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Clemson University, Vanderbilt University, Syracuse University, Northeastern University, American University etc which provides the “Economics” subject.For more information, you can go to the respective University source.

Mass Communications

  • About Subject: Mass Communication majors are sometimes also located within a broader communication major that more generally examines the ways in which information is created and distributed, whether through a television commercial or a personal e-mail. Mass Communication majors investigate the role mass media has played, and continues to play, in American culture.
  • Career Fields: Communications Officer, Corporate Communications, Manager Communication, Corporate Communication Executive, Production Associate / Client Servicing, Writer/ Senior Writer, Assistant Professor Journalism & Mass Communication, Huge Opportunities for Content Management & Media Monitoring etc.
  • Provided By University/Institute: These are number of Universities such as Northeastern University, Temple University, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Tufts University, Villanova University, Claremont McKenna College, Auburn University, Miami University, University of Colorado–Boulder, Pomona College, Vassar College, Ithaca College, University of Oregon etc which offers “Mass Communications” subject. For more information, you can go to the respective University source.

Government/Political Science

  • About Subject: A study of the United States and state constitutions, with special emphasis. This course is limited to students who have already completed a minimum of 6 SCH of government (GOVT) courses but have not satisfied the statutory requirement for students of the federal and state constitutions. Political science, also called government is a social science which deals with systems of governance, and the analysis of political activities, political thoughts, and political behavior.
  • Career Fields: Assistant Professor, Professor – Political Science, Editor, Humanities, Corporate Outreach Manager, Political Science Associate, Programme Officer, Media Advertising Manager,  Political Analyst/ Executive Assistant etc.
  • Provided By University / Institute: Boston University, Stanford University, Syracuse University, Northeastern University, University of Virginia, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Georgetown University, Swarthmore College, University of Connecticut, DePaul University, Bennington College, and Quinnipiac University etc. which offers “Government/Political Science”  For more information you can go to the respective University source.

Best College Major

English Literature

  • About Subject: English literature is the study of literature written in the English language. The writers do not necessarily have to be from England but can be from all over the world. You’ll become familiar with many different genres, including fiction, nonfiction, drama, and poetry, as well as areas of literature such as folklore and regional specialties. You’ll learn the basics of literary criticism and how to apply them to these various genres of the literature.
  • Career Fields: Assistant Professor, English Language Trainer, Content Writers, Spoken English Trainer, Assistant Editor, Freelance Content Writer, Educational Specialist, Copy Editor, etc.
  • Provided By University/Institute: Pitzer College, City University of New York-Hunter College, University of Redlands, University of British Columbia, Oral Roberts University, Mount Allison University, Tougaloo College which grant you the “English Literature” subject. For more information, you can go to the respective University source.

Math

  • About Subject: Mathematicians resolve the truth or falsity of conjectures by mathematical proof. When mathematical structures are good models of real phenomena, then mathematical reasoning can provide insight or predictions about nature. Through the use of abstraction and logic, mathematics developed from counting, calculation, measurement, and the systematic study of the shapes and motions of physical objects.
  • Career Fields: Assistant Teachers, Math Faculty, Subject Content Writers,
    Editor/author –Math, Account Manager, Data Analytics, Assistant Instructor, Data Scientist etc.
  • Provided By University/Institute: Central College, University at Buffalo, SUNY Rankings, College of the Ozarks Rankings, Saint Mary’s College – Indiana Rankings, North Dakota State University Rankings, Alma College Rankings, Appalachian State University of Wisconsin – La Crosse , University of Illinois at Springfield , University of Idaho, University of Minnesota, University of California etc .which provides you the “Maths” For more information you can go to the respective University source.

Industrial Psychology

  • About Subject: Industrial Psychology majors study psychology as it applies to the workplace: attitudes of employees and employers, organizational behavior, workplace environment and its effects, and much, much more. You’ll study such things as personality, cognition, perception, and human development. As an undergraduate, expect to get well acquainted with the basics of psychology in addition to the more specific field of Industrial Psychology.
  • Career Fields: Executive / Sr. Officer- Production, Asst Manager/manager, Chemist / Chemist – Production, Assistant General Manager, Junior Research Officer, Marketing Executive, etc.
  • Provided By University/Institute: Southern Adventist University, Mount Allison University, Saint Xavier University, Albertus Magnus College, San Jose State University, Albright College, City University of New York–Baruch College, University of Texas-El Paso etc. which provides you the “Industrial Psychology” subject. For more information, you can go to the respective University source.

 

Best College Major

Criminal Justice

  •  About Subject: Criminal Justice is the system of practices and institutions of governments directed at upholding social control, deterring and mitigating crime, or sanctioning those who violate laws with criminal penalties and rehabilitation efforts. Three main components make up the criminal justice system: law enforcement, courts, and corrections.  Criminal justice offers a tremendous number of career options. Those interested in working in the field can find plenty of jobs in the courts, corrections or law enforcement systems.
  • Career Fields: Senior Manager, Fraud Investigation, Advocate, Corporate Security Intelligence Analyst, Security Investigator, Investigator, Senior System Engineer, etc.
  • Provided By University/Institute: Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania, University of Northern Colorado, Pittsburg State University, Northern Michigan University, University of Pittsburgh, La Roche College, Hawaii Pacific University, Frostburg State University, Slippery Rock University, Lynn University, Johnson & Wales University Paso etc. which offers you the “Criminal Justice” subject. For more information, you can go to the respective University source.

Nursing

  • About Subject: In the course of evaluating, diagnosing, and treating health problems there is also the chance to work with ever-evolving and ultra-sophisticated technology. Nursing takes the traditional science and liberal arts courses as a first-year student and begins clinical rotations at hospitals and other healthcare facilities during the second semester of their sophomore year. The Bachelor of Science in Nursing is the basic professional degree in nursing and it provides the foundation for graduate study (which you can pursue if you want to but is by no means required for job security).
  • Career Fields: Staff Nurse, Head Nurse, Pharmacy D.Pharm, B.Pharm and Nursing, Clinical Counselor, Clinical Manager, etc.
  • Provided By University/Institute: Clemson University, George Washington University, Brigham Young University (UT)University of San Francisco, McGill University, San Jose State University, Liberty University, University of Hartford ,Florida Gulf Coast University, Rutgers University-Newark, Biola University, Seattle Pacific University, California State University-Los Angeles etc which offers you the “Nursing” subject. For more information, you can go to the respective University source.

Music

  • About Subject: An accurate and concise definition of music is fundamental to being able to discuss, categorize, and otherwise, consider what we understand as being. Music is also a form of entertainment that puts sounds together in a way that people like or find interesting. Most music includes people singing with their voices or playing musical instruments, such as the piano, guitar, or drums. Music is a sound that has been organized by using rhythm, melody or harmony.
  • Career Fields: Music Teacher, Western Music Teacher, Professor – Music and Fine Arts, Creative Video Editor, etc.
  • Provided By University/Institute: Curtis Institute of Music, Juilliard School, University of Southern California, Berklee College of Music, New England Conservatory of Music, Vanderbilt University, Northwestern University, San Francisco Conservatory of Music, University of Michigan, Cleveland Institute of Music, Manhattan School of Music etc which announces you the “Music” subject. For more information, you can go to the respective University source.

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