CCJ Media Changemaker Scholarship & Couric Fellowship

Interested in journalism or media studies? Compete to earn a full-tuition scholarship and paid summer fellowships in media! At the Mercer University, the applications are invited for “CCJ Media Changemaker Scholarship & Couric Fellowship”.  The scholars who will win earn 4-year scholarships, up to full tuition.

Host Institution:

The University brings to the Center a long and proud history of preparing journalists that date back to the early 20th century. In 1920 Mercer established a School of Journalism that was recognized as an “A”-grade school by the Association of Schools of Journalism and Mass Communication.

Eligibility:

This scholarship program is applicable for:

  • Students interested in journalism or media studies.
  • You will also need to attend the Media Changemaker Scholar Competition on January 20 and be interviewed by CCJ representatives.
  • CCJ also selects incoming John M. Couric Media Fellowships.

Instructions for Applying:

In order for an application to consider all interested applicant may check the given link:

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/10I2YohPXn7HE7-borHMyN6X2B6zE8WqS1wJXsuUR74w/viewform?ts=59dd1cb3&edit_requested=true

Award Description:

  • Media Changemaker Scholars earn 4-year scholarships, up to full tuition.
  • These programs provide paying summer jobs at leading media organizations throughout the country, funded by the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation.
  • Media Changemaker Scholars receive four-year scholarships to Mercer—up to and including full-tuition, a value of over $140,000.

Deadline:

Applications will no longer be accepted after January 13, 2018.

Detailed Information Link:

http://ccj.mercer.edu/scholarship/

Ocean Awareness Student Contest

Bow Seat Ocean Awareness Programs, Inc. is pleased to announce a contest programs for students aound the world. This is an international contest open to students in middle school or high school worldwide. The contest provides $2,850 award amount for junior division and $4,000 for the senior division.

Host Institution:

Bow Seat Ocean Awareness Programs, Inc. is a 501(c) (3) nonprofit organization based in Massachusetts, USA. Realizing the power of artwork and media to educate, inspire, and activate younger generations, Linda began to shape Bow Seat Ocean Awareness Programs into the organization it is today.

Eligibility:

Please see the basic entry requirements below:

  • The Contest is open to teenagers age 11-18 worldwide.
  • Any student age 11-18 who are enrolled in middle or high school while the Contest is open. For example, if you were in 12th grade from September 2017 to June 2018, then you would be eligible for the 2018 Contest.
  • Students age 11-14 are eligible for the junior division those ages 15-18 are eligible for the senior division.
  • As long as your time enrolled in school and the current Contest overlap, then you are eligible to enter.
  • You must be enrolled in middle or high school in order to submit to the Contest.

Instructions for Applying:

Applicants must register themselves to apply for the contest by the given link:

https://bowseat.secure-platform.com/a/solicitations/login/5?returnUrl=http%3A%2F%2Fbowseat.secure-platform.com%2Fa%2Fsolicitations%2Fhome%2F5

Award Description:

  • Awards will be presented in each of the categories at both the Junior and Senior divisions:
  • Gold Awards for junior division is $1,000 and for senior division is $1,500.
  • Silver Awards for junior division is $750 and for senior division is $1,000.
  • Bronze Awards for junior division is $250 and for senior division is $500.
  • Honorable Mention for junior division is $100 and for senior division is $250.
  • Sponsor Recognition Awards for junior division is $750 and for senior division is $750.
  • The Making Waves Award will be awarded to one submission in each age division that demonstrates a powerful, engaging, and original voice of ocean activism. Winners receive a $250 cash prize.

Deadline:

The deadline for submission of applications is June 18th, 2018 at 11:59 pm EST.

Detailed Information Link:

http://www.fromthebowseat.org/submit.php

Contact Information:

Have any question you can email at info-at-fromthebowseat.org.

Hal and Peggy Moore Scholarship

The Hal and Peggy Moore Scholarship is open to provide assistance to Eastwood High School graduates continuing their college education. Full-time college students at any Ohio 4 year public university and the University of Findlay in any area of study are eligible to apply.  The program will provide a $5000.00 scholarship to one upcoming college sophomore, one college junior, and one college senior (maximum 2 times per student).

Host Institution:

The Eastwood Educational Foundation was founded in 1986 with the stated corporate purpose of operating “exclusively for charitable, scientific, educational, and literary purposes for promoting excellence in the Eastwood School District.”

Eligibility:

All Scholarship applicants must be:

  • Applicants must be an upcoming college sophomore, one college junior, and one college senior.
  • Applicants must full-time college students at any Ohio 4 year public university and the University of Findlay in any area of study.
  • College Students are eligible to apply.

Instructions for Applying:

Application form can be downloaded by the given link:

http://www.eastwoodschools.org/userfiles/2/my%20files/award%20application.pdf?id=5316

Submitting Details:

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

Eastwood High School c/o Donna Schuessler
4800 Sugar Ridge Road Pemberville OH 43450

Award Description:

The successful applicant will receive the sum of $5,000

Deadline:

The deadline for all materials to be submitted is March 23, 2018.

Detailed Information Link:

http://www.eastwoodschools.org/News/21002#sthash.8FXLhVKe.dpbs

Glass City Federal Credit Union Scholarship

Glass City Federal Credit Union is glad to announce a scholarship program named as “Glass City Federal Credit Union Scholarship”. Students who are attending a 2- or 4-year accredited post-secondary institution, during the 2018-19 school year can apply. The scholarship will provide five scholarships up to $6,500.

 Host Institution:

Glass City Federal Credit Union is dedicated to reaching out to the Toledo, BG and Maumee communities by providing financial education and financial services. Glass City Federal is a strong believer in Community Outreach; not only are all of our branches located in your community but we also participate in several community events.

Eligibility:

To be eligible, the student must possess

  • The student will be attending a 2- or 4-year accredited post-secondary institution, during the 2018-19 school year.
  • The student is a member of Glass City Federal or a parent, step-parent, or legal guardian is a member of Glass City.
  • The student submits the required essay and completes the application.
  • Glass City employees and immediate family members of employees and Board of Directors are not eligible to apply.

Instructions for Applying:

Applicants can download the application form by the given link:

https://glasscityfcu.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/01/2018ScholarshipApplication.pdf

Submitting Details:

Complete applications application and essay must be sent to

The Scholarship Committee – Glass City Federal Credit Union, 1340 Arrowhead Drive, Maumee, OH 43537
Or by email to marketing-at-glasscityfcu.com

Award Description:

  • The scholarship will award five scholarships, one in the amount of $2500 (highest scoring entry).
  • Scholarship will also award four in the amount of $1000 each (second to fifth highest scoring entries)

Deadline:

You have the chance to apply for the scholarship until March 31, 2018.

Detailed Information Link:

https://glasscityfcu.com/glass-city-scholarship-deadline-3-31-18/

Stimson Bullitt Civic Courage Scholarship

The Seattle Public Library Foundation is glad to announce scholarship program termed as “Stimson Bullitt Civic Courage Scholarship Competition”. High school seniors and undergraduate students who live, work or attend school in Seattle are invited to apply for the program.  Total estimated retail value of all prizes is $10,000.

Host Institution:

The Seattle Public Library Foundation was established in 1980 by a group of far-sighted citizens who understood that a great Library wouldn’t be possible through public funding alone.

Eligibility:

This scholarship program is applicable for:

  • Reside, attend school, or work in Seattle.
  • Be 13 years of age or older.
  • Have an active Seattle Public Library card.
  • Be a current high school senior or undergraduate enrolled at a two or four-year college.

Instructions for Applying:

The application must be submitted by the given link:

https://scholarship.submittable.com/submit/101441/2018-stim-bullitt-civic-courage-scholarship

Award Description:

  • One (1) first place winner will receive a $5,000 scholarship;
  • Two (2) second place winners will each receive a $2,500 scholarship

Deadline:

Application submissions will be open from January 1 – March 15, 2018.

Detailed Information Link:

http://foundation.spl.org/what-we-do/scholarship/

Bruce P. Carlson Student Scholarship Competition

The Schubert Club would like to announce a “Bruce P. Carlson Student Scholarship Competition” program. The scholarship competition is designed for young musicians who are resident of MN, WI, SD, ND or IA or enrolled in a learning institution. The competition will provide two cash prizes ($2000 and $1500) for each category to be used for further musical education.

Host Institution:

The Club operates the Schubert Club Museum of Musical Instruments which is located in the Landmark Center. The Schubert Club invites the world’s finest recital soloists and ensembles in their community and promotes the finest musical talents of our community to the world.

Eligibility:

The scholarship applicant must demonstrate that he/she:

  • Applicants must be a resident or enrolled in a learning institution within the 5-state region (MN, WI, SD, ND or IA).
  • The applications are open to young musicians.

Instructions for Applying:

Application for all instruments except piano and voice must be completed by the given link:

https://schubert.org/education/application/

Award Description:

  • The Schubert Club Student Scholarship Competition, held each spring, awards a total of over $50,000 annually to young musicians to be used for further musical education.
  • The scholarship comes with two cash prizes awarded for each category $2000 and $1500 to be used for further musical education.

Deadline:

Applications must be submitted by Friday, January 19, 2018.

Detailed Information Link:

https://schubert.org/competition/

Contact Information:

For any questions, you can call to Kate Cooper at 651.292.3266 or kcooper-at-schubert.org.

Simin S. Mostofi Memorial Scholarship

In memory of Simin S. Mostofi, the University of Utah establishes a scholarship program termed as “Simin S. Mostofi Memorial Scholarship”. To be eligible, the student must be anticipating graduating June 2018 from East High School, Salt Lake City, Utah, and be incoming first-year students at the University of Utah. The winner of the scholarship program will get $1,500.

Host Institution:

The Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion sometimes called The Woodlands Pavilion or simply The Pavilion is a concert amphitheater located in The Woodlands, Texas, and an outer suburb of Houston, Texas. The University of Utah is a top-tier research and higher education institution nestled in the foothills of the Wasatch Mountains.

Eligibility:

Please see the basic entry requirements below

  • The applicant must be a student who has overcome obstacles in the pursuit of Academic Excellence.
  • The applicant must be anticipating graduating June 2018 from East High School, Salt Lake City, Utah, and be an incoming first-year student at the University of Utah.
  • The applicant must have a minimum high school g.p.a. of 3.0.
  • The applicant must be interested in pursuing a degree in the College of Humanities.

Instructions for Applying:

The application form of the scholarship is downloaded by the given link:

https://humanities.utah.edu/students/2018%20Mostofi%20App.pdf

Supporting Documents:

As part of your application, you must upload the following documents:

  • A personal statement must be written by the student: Your statement should include: your educational goals, what obstacles you have overcome in pursuit of academic excellence and the reasons why you believe you are qualified for this scholarship.
  • A letter of recommendation from a teacher, counselor, or community figure.
  • A copy of your high school transcript(s).

Submitting Details:

To apply for the scholarship you may send application packet and other materials to:

SIMIN S. MOSTOFI MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
College of Humanities, c/o Taunya Dressler
255 South Central Campus Drive, Room 2100
University of Utah
Salt Lake City, UT 84112-0493

You can also email your application to natalie.montoya-at-utah.edu

Award Description:

The winners of the scholarship will get a cash prize of $1500.

Deadline:

Scholarship applications must be received by March 23, 2018.

Detailed Information Link:

https://humanities.utah.edu/students/scholarships.php

Contact Information:

Have any question you may contact Natalie Montoya at natalie.montoya-at-utah.edu for more information.

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

ICFJ Knight Fellowship

The International Center for Journalists (ICFJ) is seeking applications for “ICFJ Knight Fellowship” to promote data-driven reporting techniques in Central and Eastern Europe. Applicants must have significant experience as a data journalist with a knack for finding a good story in data to eligible for this fellowship program. The fellowship will provide an allowance for expenses related to the fellowship and an honorarium.

Host Institution:

The International Center for Journalists (ICFJ) is at the forefront of the news revolution. Their programs empower journalists and engage citizens with new technologies and best practices. ICFJ’s networks of reporters and media entrepreneurs are transforming the field. They believe that better journalism leads to better lives.

Eligibility:

Please see the basic entry requirements below:

  • Significant experience as a data journalist with a knack for finding a good story in data
  • A track record of demonstrating and training others with a limited skill set to learn data acquisition, cleaning, analysis, and visualization techniques
  • Excellent interpersonal skills to forge collaborations with newsrooms
  • Proven skills in leading digital and data-journalism teams in newsrooms and several concurrent news projects
  • Experience in the use of secure communication tools for collaborative work
  • Experience and ability to travel extensively within the target region, which may include the Baltics, Balkans, and the Caucasus. (The Fellow will be based either in Sarajevo, Bosnia-Herzegovina or other member center hub that will be convenient for travel in the region.)
  • Experience measuring results, such as the impact of content, adoption of technology and audience engagement
  • Ability to communicate results through writing and public speaking
  • Fluency in English and also have knowledge of Russian, BCS or other regional languages is a plus.

Instructions for Applying:

Online applications for the fellowship must be completed by the given link:

https://www.tfaforms.com/445018

Supporting Documents:

The scholarship recipient’s school must provide:

  • Applications, CVs, and resumes should be in English.
  • Relevant work samples or supporting material for project proposals may be in the applicant’s native language.

Award Description:

  • Each Fellow receives an allowance for expenses related to the Fellowship, and an honorarium. Fellows also receive emergency coverage if they are working outside their home country.
  • Fellows receive three weeks of paid vacation per year.

Deadline:  The application deadline is January 31, 2018.

Detailed Information Link:

https://www.icfj.org/icfj-knight-fellow-data-journalism-centraleastern-europe

Contact Information:

If you have any question you can ask directly to Luisa Pires Luciano at lpiresluciano-at-icfj.org.

ILI Fellowship

Award Amount: Costs including accommodation and travel

Number of Awards: Not Known

Deadline: January 17, 2018

Winner Announcement: Not Known

Brief Description:

The Intercultural Leadership Institute (ILI) is glad to announce a scholarship program named as “ILI Fellowship”. Artists, culture bearers and arts managers in various stages of career development may apply for the fellowship program. ILI seek to develop leaders specifically within the arts & culture field to adeptly respond to significant changes that impact society, politics, environment, and economy.

Host Institution:

The Intercultural Leadership Institute is a year-long intensive leadership program for artists, culture bearers, and other arts professionals. As a peer cohort, ILI intercultural leaders hone personal and professional skills to affect local, national and global communities – and promote a shift toward greater awareness, resourcing, and action in the broader field of arts & culture.

Eligibility:

This scholarship program is applicable for:

  • Artists, culture bearers and arts managers in various stages of career development may apply.
  • Successful applicants will demonstrate strong leadership potential within the field of arts and culture as well as a deep commitment to the community, social change and/or cultural equity.
  • The program will be rigorous and will require a commitment to attend three week-long in-person convening’s as well as participation in online sessions, peer interaction and other engagement over the course of a one-year period.

Instructions for Applying:

You can apply online for this fellowship program by the given link:

https://ili.submittable.com/submit

Supporting Documents:

You will be required to submit the following:

Online Profile:

  • Carefully review the 2018-19 Intercultural Leadership Institute Guidelines. Follow instructions to ensure that your application materials are complete. An incomplete application will not be considered.
  • Prepare responses and materials for the online application as follows:

Section I:  Online Profile: Enter your contact and demographic information and then address the following prompts:

  • How did you learn about the Intercultural Leadership Institute?  Please be as specific as possible.
  • If you are an artist, please indicate primary and additional artistic medium(s) or discipline(s).
  • If you work, present or volunteer with arts and culture based organizations, please provide the following information for your primary organizational affiliation:
  1. Organization’s name, address & website
  2. Your Current title/relationship
  3. Your main duties/responsibilities
  4. Name of organization’s executive director or primary leader
  5. Year organization was founded
  6. How long have you been affiliated with the organization?
  7. How did the organization emerge (i.e. as a community effort, a single founder, etc.)?
  8. Are there any other organizational affiliations you would like to note?
  • Enter your 100-word biography.
  • Upload a photo of yourself which will be used publicly should you be chosen as a 2018-19 ILI Fellow.

Section II: Narrative, Audio or Video Essay: Address all of the following questions in either narrative form (maximum 1,000 words count total) or in video or audio form (5-minute maximum) which can be linked or uploaded in the online application form.

  • Describe your work as an artist, culture bearer or other arts professional.
  • What are the roots or values that inform your work and how do they inform who you are today?
  • Describe the community in which you live and practice and how your work impacts your community.
  • Describe both a recent success and a current challenge in your career/work.
  • Why do you want to attend the Intercultural Leadership Institute?

Section III:  Optional Work Sample

  • You have the option of providing a work sample to accompany your application.  If you are including a sample, prepare a description of the work sample in less than 250 words, noting if the artistic work is your own or work you have facilitated or supported as an arts professional.
  • Audio or visual samples less than 5 minutes (time stamp indicators on longer pieces are acceptable), written samples up to 1,000 words, visual samples up to 4 images or a website link are acceptable work sample formats.

Award Description:

All program costs including accommodation and travel will be covered for program participants by ILI and our funding partners.

Detailed Information Link:

http://www.weareili.org/apply.html

Contact Information:

If you have questions or need application support, you can contact ILI at info-at-weareili.org.

Golden 1 Credit Union Scholarship

Award Amount: $20,000

Number of Awards: Not Known

Deadline: January 31, 2018

Winner Announcement: Not Known

Brief Description:

The Golden 1 Credit Union (or Golden 1) is pleased to announce a scholarship program named as “Golden 1 Credit Union Scholarship”. Applicants must be involved in community service and extracurricular activities totaling at least 24 hours in the last 12 months to apply for the scholarship. The union is intended to help honest, hard-working families and individuals lead financially better lives.

Host Institution:

The Golden 1 Credit Union (or Golden 1) is a credit union headquartered in Sacramento, California. There are currently 80 branches located throughout the State of California. Golden 1 currently serves 38 of the 58 counties in California. A dynamic and trusted leader committed to enhancing the financial well-being of Californians and their diverse communities.

Eligibility:

To be eligible for this scholarship, you must:

  • Hold a grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 or higher
  • Be involved in community service and extracurricular activities totaling at least 24 hours in the last 12 months
  • Be a Golden 1 member for at least one year, or be a dependent of someone who has been a member for at least one year

Instructions for Applying:

To apply all interested applicants must log in through the given link:

https://aim.applyists.net/Account/LogOn?ReturnUrl=%2fGolden1%3f_ga%3d2.259067523.808629786.1515215022-1234047979.1515215022&_ga=2.259067523.808629786.1515215022-1234047979.1515215022

Award Description:

  • Up to $1,000 annually to full-time students who plan to attend an accredited, nonprofit two-year community college in California
  • Up to $5,000 annually to full-time students who plan to attend an accredited, nonprofit, four-year college or university in California

Detailed Information Link:

https://www.golden1.com/scholarships/default

Beacon Credit Union Scholarship

Award Amount: $1,000

Number of Awards: Eight (8)

Deadline: January 31, 2018

Winner Announcement: Not Known

Brief Description:

The Beacon Credit Union is accepting applications for its scholarship program named as “Beacon Credit Union Scholarship”.  Students who are entering their freshman or sophomore year of college in the fall of 2018 are welcome to apply. This scholarship program is targeted to financially assist students entering their freshman or sophomore year of college in furthering their education.

Host Institution:

Beacon Credit Union is a full-service financial institution, offering a wide range of products and services. Having served Lynchburg and the surrounding area for over 75 years, its “vision” is to be the premier provider of quality financial services, a leader in the community and the most progressive financial institution in their field.

Eligibility:

The list eligibility criteria are given below:

  • Applicant must not be a previous winner of the Beacon Credit Union Scholarship.
  • The scholarship is to be used towards an accredited college, university or technical school.
  • A student may receive a scholarship from another source and still be eligible to receive this award.
  • Applicant needs to be a member of Beacon Credit Union at the time of application.
  • Students applying for the scholarship will apply on a form authorized by the Board of Directors of Beacon Credit Union.

Instructions for Applying:

To download the application form applicants must check the given link:

https://www.beaconcu.org/tdadvertising-content/uploads/BCU_Scholarship-Application_2018.pdf

Supporting Documents:

  • Current Transcripts
  • To apply applicants must type or print neatly a 200-300 word essay on the following topic:
  • How can a university/college/trade school education better prepare you to implement the credit union philosophy of “People Helping People” into your future life? (Please cite examples)

Submitting Details:

All complete application material must be mailed to the address given below:

Beacon Credit Union
Attn: Scholarship Program
P.O. Box 627
Wabash, IN  46992

Award Description:

There will be Eight (8) prizes available to be won which will consist of $1,000.00.

Detailed Information Link:

https://www.beaconcu.org/2018-scholarship/

ASU Latino Partnership Scholarship & ASU Hispanic Business Alumni Scholarship

Award Amount: $1,000 – $10,000

Number of Awards: Not Known

Deadline:  February 01, 2018

Winner Announcement: Not Known

Brief Description:

Arizona State University is inviting applications for “ASU Latino Partnership Scholarship & ASU Hispanic Business Alumni Scholarship”. An incoming freshman, Incoming transfer (undergraduate), freshman, sophomore, Junior, Senior are eligible to apply. The scholarship is designed to remove obstacles from your path to achieving your education goals and improving your career opportunities.

Host Institution:

Arizona State University is a top-ranked research university in the greater Phoenix metropolitan area. ASU is one of the largest public universities by enrollment in the U.S. Arizona State University was established as the Territorial Normal School at Tempe on March 12, 1885.

Eligibility:

To be eligible for this scholarship, you must:

  • Applicants must be Arizona resident.
  • Applicants must have minimum GPA 3.00.
  • The student must be an incoming freshman, Incoming transfer (undergraduate), freshman, sophomore, Junior, Senior.
  • Students must be enrolled in a minimum of 12 ASU credit hours each fall and spring semester in order for their scholarship to disburse.
  • The Hispanic Business Alumni Scholarship is only available to students in their sophomore-senior class levels.

Instructions for Applying:

Applicants will need to sign in to apply by the given link.

https://weblogin.asu.edu/cas/login?service=https%3A%2F%2Fscholarships.asu.edu%2Fcas%3Fdestination%3D%2Fnode%2F873%2Fapplication

Award Description:

The award range of the scholarship is $1,000 – $10,000.

Detailed Information Link:

https://scholarships.asu.edu/scholarship/873

Contact Information:

Have any question you may contact to:

W. P. Carey School of Business
Barbara Parkinson
480-727-7669
http://wpcarey.asu.edu/scholarships
Barbara.Parkinson-at-asu.edu

Market.biz Scholarship

Award Amount: $1,500

Number of Awards: Two (2)

Deadline:  June 30th, 2018

Winner Announcement: Not Known

Brief Description:

The Market.biz Research service understands the importance to young people of a proper education that’s why they are providing “Market.biz Scholarship” for students. Those students who are accepted for entry to a USA/Canada university accredited college, trade school or any other form of post-secondary or high school education for the 2018 intake are eligible to apply. The Market.biz intends to assist young people in achieving their ambitions by hosting a blogging scholarship competition.

Host Institution:

Market.Biz consists of a highly motivated team of young and experienced individuals who are detail-oriented and highly focused on providing clients with the information they need. Information is king in the business world, and they specialize in providing that.

Eligibility:

All Scholarship applicants must be:

  • Be at least 18 years of age.
  • Have a minimum GPA of 3.0
  • Be accepted for entry to a USA/Canada university, accredited college, trade school or any other form of post-secondary or high school education for the 2018 intake.
  • If not that, then to be planning to enroll any of the above by the Fall of 2017 or Spring of 2018.

Supporting Documents:

You must write an essay on something that you are passionate about from one of the topics below, but your writing must express passion while remaining grammatically correct. Prove to us that the scholarship will help you achieve your academic goals. You can choose one of the topics below:

  • How has technology changed the face of market research through the years?
  • The Impact of Online Market Research on Society
  • Identify two poor market research techniques, and suggest how they could be improved?

Submitting Details:

The complete essay and all other information must be emailed to admin-at-market.biz with your details

Award Description:

The winner will receive a $1,000 prize to help with their higher education tuition and the runner-up will receive $500.

Detailed Information Link:

https://market.biz/scholarship/

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

UMass Lowell Legacy Scholarship

Award Amount: $10,000

Number of Awards: Not Known

Deadline:  March 1, 2018

Winner Announcement: Not Known

Brief Description:

The University of Massachusetts Lowell is glad to announce “UMass Lowell Legacy Scholarship”. Children and grandchildren of UMass Lowell’s graduates are welcome to apply for the scholarship program. UMass Lowell offers this opportunity because they believe it is important to celebrate the past accomplishments to build the future for the next generation of RiverHawks.

Host Institution:

The University of Massachusetts Lowell is a nationally ranked, public research institution research located in Lowell, Massachusetts. The campus is located 25 miles northwest of Boston and is on both sides of the Merrimack River.

Eligibility:

Please see the basic entry requirements below

  • Children and grandchildren of UMass Lowell graduates.
  • Student must be classified as out-of-state, international, regional, or proximity.
  • Incoming freshmen and transfer at the time of admission.

Instructions for Applying:

Application form can be downloaded from the given link:

https://www.uml.edu/docs/2018-2019%20Legacy%20Scholarship%20Application_tcm18-285525.pdf

Award Description:

Scholarship offers the annual award of up to $10,000 and is renewable for 8 semesters.

Detailed Information Link:

https://www.uml.edu/thesolutioncenter/financial-aid/Scholarships/legacy-scholarship.aspx

Contact Information:

For more information please email to TheSolutionCenter-at-uml.edu or Scholarships-at-uml.edu.

Eccles School Scholarship

Award Amount: $2,500 to $19,000

Number of Awards: Not Known

Deadline: February 2, 2018

Winner Announcement: Not Known

Brief Description:

The University of Utah David Eccles School of Business is glad to announce a scholarship program named as “Eccles School Scholarship”. Students must have a minimum 550 GMAT score for scholarship consideration. The Eccles School provides merit-based financial aid opportunities for exceptional students.

Host Institution:

Founded in 1917 on a rich tradition of business success and leadership, the University Of Utah David Eccles School Of Business offers an experiential learning environment for students. The University of Utah in Salt Lake City is nestled in the foothills of the Wasatch Mountains, just 30 minutes from seven ski resorts and less than five hours from several national parks.

Eligibility:

To be eligible, the student must possess

  • Students must have a minimum 550 GMAT score for scholarship consideration.
  • Criteria for selection of awards include demonstrated excellence in academic or professional pursuits, as assessed in your program and scholarship applications.

Instructions for Applying:

Applicants must create an account to apply for the scholarship by the given link

https://app.applyyourself.com/AYApplicantLogin/fl_ApplicantLogin.asp?id=uou-gmba

Award Description:

Scholarship amounts ranges from $2,500 to $19,000 in total value.

Detailed Information Link:

http://eccles.utah.edu/programs/master-of-science-in-business-analytics/admissions/scholarships/

Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship

Award Amount: $8,000

Number of Awards: Not Known

Deadline: April 15, 2018

Winner Announcement: Not Known

Brief Description:

At the U.S. Department of State, Bureau of Educational & Cultural Affairs is pleased to announce “Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship”. Undergraduate student in good standing at an accredited institution of higher education in the United States (including both two-year and four-year institutions) can apply for the scholarship.  A Gilman Scholarship enables American students to gain proficiency in diverse languages and cultures, skills that are critically important to their academic and career development.

Host Institution:

The Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs’ (ECA) mission is to increase mutual understanding between the people of the United States and the people of other countries by means of educational and cultural exchange that assist in the development of peaceful relations.

Eligibility:

The list eligibility criteria are given below:

  • Be a citizen of the United States.
  • Be an undergraduate student in good standing at an accredited institution of higher education in the United States (including both two-year and four-year institutions).
  • Be receiving a Federal Pell Grant or provide proof that he/she will be receiving a Pell Grant during the term of his/her study abroad program or internship.
  • Be in the process of applying to, or accepted for, a study abroad or internship program of at least two weeks for community college students and three weeks for students from four-year institutions, in a single country and eligible for credit from the student’s home institution. Proof of program acceptance is required prior to award disbursement.
  • Be proposing to study in a country not currently under a Travel Warning issued by the United States Department of State or otherwise determined ineligible for program participation.

Instructions for Applying:

Applicants can apply for the scholarship through the given link:

https://gilmanapplication.iie.org/

Supporting Documents:

  • Current University Transcript: One copy of your official undergraduate transcript from your current college or university.
  • Transfer University Transcript(s): One copy of your undergraduate transcripts (either official or unofficial) from any previous institution you have attended listed in your application.

Award Description:

Over 2,900 scholarships of up to $5,000 will be awarded this academic year for U.S. citizen undergraduates to study or intern abroad.

Detailed Information Link:

https://www.gilmanscholarship.org/

Nitro Student Scholarship Sweepstakes

Award Amount: $24,216

Number of Awards: Twelve (12)

Deadline: January 31, 2018

Winner Announcement: Not Known

Brief Description:

Epic Research Education Services, LLC is sponsoring a “Nitro Student Scholarship Sweepstakes” that is administrated by The US Sweepstakes & Fulfillment Company. The scholarship sweepstakes is only open to legal residents of the 50 United States, the District of Columbia, who will be 18 years of age or older at the time of entry. No Purchase Necessary to win the sweepstake. Purchasing does not improve your chances of winning.

Host Institution:

Nitro College is your go-to source for helpful advice on scholarships, grants, student loans and paying for college. They are providing incoming freshmen and their parents with the tools needed to navigate college financing, steps for minimizing debt or providing scholarships to students in need.

Eligibility:

All Scholarship applicants must be:

  • Applicants must be legal residents of the 50 United States, the District of Columbia.
  • Applicants must be age 18 or older at the time of entry.
  • Who is enrolled in an accredited college or university located within the United States at the time of awarding the prize (“Entrant”).
  • Void outside the U.S. and wherever prohibited by law.

Instructions for Applying:

You can enter in this sweepstake through the given link:

https://www.nitrocollege.com/nitro-scholarship-application#scholarship-form

Award Description:

There will be twelve (12) Grand Prizes available to be won. Each Entry Period there will be one (1) Grand Prize awarded, which will consist of $2,018.00

The total value of all prizes available to be won: $24,216.00.

Detailed Information Link:

https://www.nitrocollege.com/nitro-scholarship-application

Vidal Sassoon Professional Beauty Education Scholarship Program

Award Amount: $7,000

Number of Awards: Five (5)

Deadline: April 10, 2018

Winner Announcement: Not Known

Brief Description:

The Beauty Changes Lives Foundation is pleased to announce a scholarship program termed as “Vidal Sassoon Professional Beauty Education Scholarship Program”. This scholarship program is open to all legal residents of the United States and Canada, who will be eighteen (18) years of age or older by the start date of the program. The scholarship is designed to raise awareness of how careers in the beauty and wellness an industry transform lives both personally and professionally.

Host Institution:

Beauty Changes Lives is a charitable 501c3 nonprofit foundation that unites beauty and wellness professionals and those they serve as it Elevates, Educates and Exposes the power of touch to transform careers, lives and communities. Its mission is to elevate the perception of the beauty industry as a viable and rewarding career choice.

Eligibility:

In order to apply for the scholarship, applicants must meet all of the following eligibility

  • All applicants must be legal residents of the United States and Canada.
  • Applicants will be eighteen (18) years of age or older by the start date of the program.
  • Applicants must have proof of high school graduation before 18 years of age.

Instructions for Applying:

To apply for the scholarship applicants must need to sign up through the given link:

https://beautychangeslives.academicworks.com/users/sign_up

Award Description:

The total amount of the scholarship to be awarded (the “Award”) is the lesser of $10,000.00 or half (50%) of total tuition costs

Detailed Information Link:

https://beautychangeslives.org/vidal-sassoon-basic/

Ron Brown Scholar Program

Award Amount: $40,000

Number of Awards: 20 or more depends on fund

Deadline: January 9, 2018

Winner Announcement: Not Known

Brief Description:

The Ron Brown Scholar Program seeking applications to identify students who will make significant contributions to society. The award program is open to Black/African American who has excelled academically. The mission of the Ron Brown Scholar Program is to advance higher education and improve the lives of service-minded and intellectually gifted African Americans, accelerating their progress into impactful leadership roles and opportunities.

Host Institution:

The Ron Brown Scholar Fund is a 501(c) 3 public charity, managed by an independent Board of Trustees.  The Program which was named for the late Secretary of Commerce and inspired by his dedication to public service focuses on encouraging civic engagement among Scholars while promoting academic excellence, community, and lifelong interactions.

Eligibility:

In order to be eligible for the scholarship you meet the following requirements:

  • Must be Black/African American.
  • Must excel academically.
  • Must exhibit exceptional leadership potential.
  • Must participate in community service activities.
  • Demonstrate financial need.
  • Be a US citizen or hold a permanent resident visa card.
  • Be a current high school senior at the time of your application

Instructions for Applying:

Application form of the scholarship can be downloaded from the given link: https://www.ronbrown.org/Media/Default/MediaGalleries/ApplicationPDFs/2018ScholarshipApplication.pdf

Supporting Documents:

  • List your extracurricular, community, employment or other activities in order of their importance to you. Indicate the dates you participated in the activity, positions held and the number of hours per week you spend on each activity.
  • List any significant awards or honors you have received during high school for academic or extracurricular achievements.
  • Essays: You must respond to both (A) and (B). Each essay should be no longer than 500 words.

(A) Choose the one activity you listed as most important in question #1 and tell why it is significant.

(B) Submit one essay that you plan to send or have sent as part of a college application. This may be on any topic. If your college application did not require an essay, please submit an essay on the topic of your choice.

  • Ask two individuals who know you well to submit letters of recommendation. At least one letter should be from a teacher or
  • Submit an official transcript with most current semester course load and school profile with application materials. A school profile is an information sheet about your high school. This profile would include information on the school location, student enrollment and/or types of courses offered.

Submitting Details:

All application materials must be submitted in one packet to the address given below:

Ron Brown Scholar Program
1160 Pepsi Place, Suite 206
Charlottesville, VA 22901
Phone: 434 964 1588
Fax: 434 964 1589

 Award Description:

Twenty or more students are designated as Ron Brown Scholars and will receive $10,000 annually for four years, for a total of $40,000.

Detailed Information Link:

https://www.ronbrown.org/

Dell Scholars Program

Award Amount: $20,000 plus laptop and textbook credits

Number of Awards: Four hundred (400)

Deadline: January 15, 2018

Winner Announcement: Not Known

Brief Description:

The Dell Scholars program is an initiative of the Michael & Susan Dell Foundation which recognizes the students who have overcome significant obstacles to pursue their educations. All interested applicants must be United States citizens or have an immigration residency status to apply. They know how tough it can be to succeed in college, so they provide to scholars with the support and assistance they need to make it through.

Host Institution:

The Michael & Susan Dell Foundation (www.msdf.org) is dedicated to improving the lives of children living in urban poverty around the world. With offices in Austin, TX and New Delhi, India, and Cape Town, South Africa, the Dell family foundation funds programs that foster high-quality public education and childhood health, and improve the economic stability of families living in poverty.

Eligibility:

To be eligible for the scholarship program, the student must possess

  • All applicants must be United States citizens or have an immigration residency status that allows the applicant to qualify for federal financial aid after completing the FAFSA.
  • Participating in a Michael & Susan Dell Foundation approved college readiness program in grades 11 and 12.
  • Graduating from an accredited high school this academic year.
  • Earning a minimum of a 2.4 GPA.
  • Demonstrated need for financial assistance.
  • Eligible to receive a federal Pell grant in the first year of college.
  • Planning to enroll full-time in a bachelor’s degree program at an accredited higher education institution in the fall directly after your graduation from high school.

Instructions for Applying:

To apply for the scholarship applicants must register themselves through the given link:

https://apply.dellscholars.org/Eligibility/Quiz

Award Description:

  • The scholarship provides financial support of $20,000, a laptop and textbook credits; they also provide ongoing support and assistance to address all of the emotional, lifestyle, and financial challenges that may prevent our scholars from completing college.
  • Scholarship funds may be used for tuition, fees, books, and room and board.

Detailed Information Link:

https://www.dellscholars.org/

Contact Information:

Have any query you can mail to Apply-at-DellScholars.org

Acton Institute Oikonomia Scholarships

Award Amount: $17,500

Number of Awards: Three (3)

Deadline: January 31, 2018

Winner Announcement:  February 15, 2018

Brief Description:

For those students who want to tie their studies (in any major) to the big picture of life Acton Institute provides an opportunity to apply for “Acton Institute Oikonomia scholarships”.  Incoming or presently enrolled undergraduate students who have not yet attained a four-year undergraduate diploma are welcome to apply. The scholarship provides the opportunity to explore how God’s purposes are woven into the family, work, art, charity, education, government, recreation, and all of creation.

Host Institution:

The Acton Institute for the Study of Religion and Liberty is an American research and educational institution, or think tank, in Grand Rapids, Michigan (with an office in Rome) whose stated mission is “to promote a free and virtuous society characterized by individual liberty and sustained by religious principles”.

Eligibility:

In order to participate in the scholarship, entrants must meet the following criteria:

  • Applicants must be incoming or presently enrolled undergraduate students who have not yet attained a four-year undergraduate diploma.
  • Applicants must certify active involvement in a church or campus ministry.

Supporting Documents:

Cover Letter: A cover letter, limited to one page, must accompany the video application and:

  • Clearly, state that the applicant has watched all seven episodes of FLOW
  • Indicate how the applicant learned of the scholarship opportunity
  • Anything else the applicant would like to share about himself or herself

Documentation: Applicants must provide documentation that verifies enrollment in an accredited undergraduate program.

  • If the applicant is an incoming student, a letter certifying acceptance along with a letter stating intent to attend that school.
  • (Some schools have an official enrollment verification form.
  • A letter from an appropriate office within the school can also be used to verify enrollment.)

A Video: After watching all seven episodes of FLOW, applicants must create a video that is no longer than five minutes, answering the following questions:

  • Why did you choose to attend the university that you are attending?
  • Why did you chose the major that you have chosen and what career is that helping you to prepare to do?
  • How are these choices preparing you to work for the life of the world?

A Letter: Applicants must include a letter from his or her pastor, small group leader, or other people able to certify that the applicant is active in church or campus ministry.

Submitting Details:

All complete applications must be submitted electronically to flow-at-acton.org

Award Description:

  • First place winner will receive: $10,000
  • Second place winner will receive: $5,000
  • Third place winner will receive: $2,500

Detailed Information Link:

https://acton.org/oikonomia-scholarship

Contact Information:

Any questions regarding this scholarship may be sent to flow-at-acton.org

GSBA Awards Educational Scholarships

Award Amount: $13,000

Number of Awards: Not Known

Deadline: January 12, 2018

Winner Announcement: Not Known

Brief Description:

The Greater Seattle Business Association (GSBA) is pleased to announce the availability of “GSBA Awards Educational Scholarships” to LGBTQ and straight-ally students. In order to apply students should be enrolled in community colleges, four-year public or private colleges or universities, or vocational/technical/trade programs. The scholarship is intended to provide a significant support to you pursue your educational goals.

Host Institution:

Established in 1981, the Greater Seattle Business Association (GSBA) is the world’s largest LGBT and allied chamber of commerce. We represent over 1,300 small business, corporate, and nonprofit members who share the values of promoting equality and diversity in the workplace.

Eligibility:

Please see the basic entry requirements below

  • To receive a GSBA Scholarship, you must be a Washington State resident.* However, since GSBA shares an application with the Pride Foundation, those residing in Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, or Washington are encouraged to apply.
  • Both GSBA and Pride Scholars may study at any college or university out of state.
  • Preference is given to students who are self-identified LGBTQ, members of LGBTQ families, or straight allies who have been supportive of the LGBTQ community.
  • All applicants must be able to demonstrate a commitment to equality and human rights for all.
  • Applicants must be pursuing post-secondary education.
  • For applicants that have not received a GSBA Scholarship in the past, you must be working toward an undergraduate degree.
  • For current or former GSBA Scholars, you may be working toward an undergraduate or graduate degree.
  • Students should be enrolled in community colleges, four-year public or private colleges or universities, or vocational/technical/trade programs.
  • Current college students and those individuals planning to enroll in a program next year are eligible as are current high school seniors.
  • High school freshman, sophomores, or juniors are not eligible nor are individuals who are not planning to enroll in higher education next year.

Instructions for Applying:

To apply students must create a new account each scholarship cycle through the given link:

http://www.thegsba.org/scholarship-home/become-a-scholar/apply

Award Description:

The award range of the scholarship is up to $13,000 annually.

Detailed Information Link:

http://www.thegsba.org/scholarship-home/become-a-scholar

Contact Information:

If you need assistance for regarding scholarship, please contact the Scholarship Program at (206) 323-3318, (800) 735-7287, or via email at scholarships-at-pridefoundation.org.

SHLI Health Policy Leadership Fellowship Program

Award Amount: $50,000

Number of Awards: Not Known

Deadline: January 12, 2018

Winner Announcement: Not Known

Brief Description:

The Satcher Health Leadership Institute (SHLI) invites applications for “SHLI Health Policy Leadership Fellowship Program”. Applicants to apply for the fellowship program must have received a doctoral degree or medical degree with completed residency training prior to the start of the fellowship program. The program is designed to provide physicians and postdoctoral professionals with the specific knowledge, skills, and experiences to prepare them for leadership roles promoting and implementing policies and practices to reduce disparities and advance health equity.

Host Institution:

The Satcher Health Leadership Institute (SHLI) was established in 2006 by David Satcher, MD, PhD—physician, researcher, thought leader, and pioneer in public health. The institute’s mission is to develop a diverse group of exceptional health leaders, advance and support comprehensive health system strategies, and actively promote policies and practices that will reduce and ultimately eliminate disparities in health.

Eligibility:

This scholarship program is applicable for:

  • Applicants to the fellowship program must have received a doctoral degree or medical degree with completed residency training prior to the start of the fellowship program.
  • All fellowships are for a 10-month period, beginning in September and ending in June of the following year.
  • Fellows may also receive faculty appointments at the Instructor or Assistant Professor level (based on qualifications) in an academic department at Morehouse School of Medicine related to their discipline.
  • Positions will be full time, with time divided between fellowship and departmental responsibilities.

Instructions for Applying:

To applying for the scholarship you must go through the given link:

https://form.jotform.com/72954464879173

Supporting Documents:

Have the following ready before you complete this application.

  • 3 letters of recommendation
  • Official transcripts from all institutions, colleges, and universities attended (transcripts must come directly from your institution, college, and/or university)
  • Certified copy of doctoral degree diploma or letter from Department Chair attesting that degree requirements will be completed no later than June 1 (June 30 for residency programs).
  • Curriculum Vitae (in Morehouse School of Medicine format) (link)

Award Description:

  • Postdoctoral fellows will receive a minimum $50,000 stipend, based on the level of appointment and departmental affiliation.
  • In addition, fellows receive support for books, conferences, travel, and other program-related expenses.

Detailed Information Link:

http://satcherinstitute.org/division-of-health-policy/health-policy-leadership-fellowship-program/

Contact Information:

For additional information, you may contact: Health Policy Leadership Fellowship Program The Satcher Health Leadership Institute Morehouse School of Medicine 720 Westview Drive, SW NCPC 238 Atlanta, GA 30310-1495

Phone: (404)752-1745

Fax: (404) 752-1040

Email: healthpolicyfellowship-at-msm.edu