Barry University Stamps Scholars Program

Award Amount: Full tuition and room and board over four years

Number of Awards: Not Known

Deadline: February 1, 2018

Winner Announcement: Not Known

Brief Description:

Barry University partners with the Stamps Scholars program to award multi-year scholarships named as “Stamps Scholars Program”. In order to apply for this scholarship, you must first be accepted to Barry University. A scholarship is intended to help driven and talented student leaders achieve their education and life goals.

Host Institution:

Barry University is a private, Catholic university that was founded in 1940 by the Adrian Dominican Sisters. Located in Miami Shores, Florida, United States, a suburb north of Downtown Miami, it is one of the largest Catholic universities in the Southeast and is located within the territory of the Archdiocese of Miami.

Eligibility:

Prospective Stamps Scholars must meet the following minimum requirements:

  • A minimum 3.5 high school GPA or an international equivalent
  • Demonstrated and active involvement and leadership
  • First-year freshman (US citizen, resident, or international student)

Instructions for Applying:

Interested applicants can go through the given link to apply: https://www.barry.edu/mybarry/login.aspx?ReturnUrl=%2fmybarry%2f

Award Description:

  • Annual renewable scholarship for tuition, books, room, and board, and transportation
  • Additional $6,000 award for study abroad or other extraordinary learning experience
  • A faculty member who serves as your academic advisor in the content area of your major
  • Unique cultural experiences
  • Leadership training and service activities
  • Receptions and dinner with the donors and faculty
  • Prominent leadership opportunities, including the Presidential Ambassador Program and being a student representative at University events
  • Access to a national network of Stamps Scholars and special Stamps leadership and fellowship programs

Detailed Information Link:

https://www.barry.edu/stamps/

Contact Information:

If you have any questions about the program, email at BarryStamps-at-barry.edu

UC San Diego Academic Internship Program

Award Amount: Internship provide academic development

Number of Awards: Not Known

Deadline: Enroll via WebReg October 13, 2017

Winner Announcement: Not Known

Brief Description:

The Academic Internship Program (AIP) is an upper division, credit-bearing special studies course open to juniors and seniors in all academic disciplines. AIP provides the opportunity to earn academic credit for an internship related to your studies and professional/career goals and writing a research paper under the guidance of a UCSD Faculty Advisor.

Host Institution:

The UC San Diego Academic Internship Program provides an opportunity for eligible juniors and seniors to earn course credit for substantive internships related to their academic and career goals. As an academic program, AIP strives to facilitate partnerships that lead to genuine learning opportunities for students, and create value for our community partners.

Eligibility:

  • International students can participate in AIP
  • At least 90 units and 2.5 GPA.
  • For all paid internships and some unpaid internships, international students may be required to obtain Curricular Practical Training (CPT) or other authorization.
  • EAP students can participate in AIP as long as they have and maintain at least 2.5 GPA.

Instructions for Applying:

You can go through the given link: https://aip.ucsd.edu/students/apply-aip.html

Award Description:

  • Academic internships that foster career, personal and academic development
  • Service learning initiatives for faculty interested in integrating a service-related fieldwork component into the curriculum
  • Customized partnerships with campus departments and programs interested in integrating internships with departmental objectives
  • Top notch talent for corporate and community organizations committed to fostering a culture of learning

Deadline:

  • Learning Agreement form due September 29, 2017
  • Deadline to enroll via WebReg October 13, 2017

Detailed Information Link:

https://aip.ucsd.edu/

Contact Information:

Have any problem you can contact:

Academic Internship Program
9500 Gilman Drive, Mail code: 0175W
La Jolla, CA 92093-0175
Phone: (858) 534-4355

BYG Ford Sweepstakes

Award Amount: $30,000

Number of Awards: One (1)

Deadline: September 16, 2017, at 11:59:59 pm PT.

Winner Announcement: Not Known

Brief Description:

The Bygmusic LLC with FORD Motor Company is now sponsoring the BYG Ford Sweepstakes. Enter the sweepstakes for a chance to win $30,000 toward your next Ford vehicle purchase. The sweepstake is open to legal residents of the fifty (50) the United States and the District of Columbia. Eighteen (18) years of age or older applicants who are located in the U.S. or the D.C. at the time of entry are eligible to apply. The Sweepstakes is intended for play in the United States only and will be governed by U.S. law. No purchase or payment of any kind necessary to enter or win.

Host Institution:

Bygmusic LLC. is a new and exciting music company bridging the gap between technology and old school artist sponsorship, bringing tangible support to artists. The Ford Motor Company is an American multinational automaker headquartered in Dearborn, Michigan, a suburb of Detroit. It was founded by Henry Ford and incorporated on June 16, 1903.

Eligibility:

The applicants must:

  • The applicant must be legal residents of the fifty (50) the United States and the District of Columbia,
  • The applicant must be at least eighteen (18) years of age or older, who are located in the United States or the District of Columbia, all at the time of entry.
  • Employees, contractors, directors, officers, and agents of Bygmusic LLC (“Sponsor”), FORD Motor Company, its parent, affiliates, subsidiaries, distributors, sales representatives, and advertising, promotion and judging agencies and all other service agencies involved with the Sweepstakes, and members of the immediate family (spouse, parent, child, sibling and their respective spouses, regardless of where the reside) and household of each such employee (whether or not related) are not eligible to enter or win.
  • This Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations and is void where prohibited.

Instructions for Applying:

  • To enter, the applicant must register for the Sweepstakes by providing your name, email address, date of birth, zip code, and all other information requested at the given link: http://bygford.com/##form
  • Additional Entries: To receive five (5) additional entries into the Sweepstakes, during the Sweepstakes Entry Period (and after you complete the registry entry as set forth above), watch (incomplete) the Ford video available at BygFord.com to receive five (5) additional entries into the Sweepstakes. You will only receive five (5) additional entries, regardless of how many times you watch the video.
  • Limit: One (1) registration entry and five (5) additional entries per person/e-mail address during the entire Sweepstakes Entry Period.

Supporting Documents:

Potential winner may be required to show proof of being the Authorized Account Holder.

Award Description:

One (1) winner will receive $30,000 awarded in the form of a check made payable to the winner, which may be used towards the purchase of a Ford vehicle. Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”): $30,000.

Detailed Information Link:

http://bygford.com/

Honda Stage at Music Festivals Sweepstakes

Award Amount: Between $16,600 and $30,400

Number of Awards: Not Known

Deadline: October 31, 2017

Winner Announcement: Not Known

Brief Description:

The American Honda Motor Co., Inc. is now sponsoring the Honda Stage at Music Festivals Sweepstakes that is administrated by the Southern Made LLC.It’s your chance to win the Civic that’s right for you, or a pair of VIP passes to your favorite music festival. The contest is open only legal citizens of the 48 contiguous United States or the District of Columbia who are 18 years of age or older at the time of entry. No purchase or payment of any kind is necessary to enter or win this sweepstake. Enter for a chance to win an all-new Honda Civic of your choice.

Host Institution:

The American Honda Motor Company, Inc. (sometimes abbreviated as AHM) is a North American subsidiary of the Honda Motor Company, Ltd. It was founded in 1959. Southern Made Co. LLC operates a platform to develop and deploy engagement solutions. The company was founded in 2015 and is based in Nashville, Tennessee. As of May 28, 2015, Southern Made Co. LLC operates as a subsidiary of Zealot Networks, Inc.

Eligibility:

To enter the Sweepstakes, the applicant must at the time of entry:

  • Be a legal citizen of the 48 contiguous United States or the District of Columbia,
  • Be 18 years of age or older,
  • Be physically located in the 48 contiguous United States or the District of Columbia,
  • Have Internet access as of May 5, 2017,
  • Sweepstakes is void in Alaska, Hawaii, all areas outside of the 48 contiguous United States and the District of Columbia, and where prohibited by law.
  • The Sweepstakes and any websites, webpages and advertisements relating thereto are intended for viewing only within the United States.
  • Entries received from persons residing outside of the eligible geographic areas, or where restricted or prohibited by law or persons who are not legal U.S. citizens will be disqualified. Employees, officers and directors of American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (Sponsor), Southern Made LLC (Administrator), Marketing Factory, Inc., their advertising and promotion agencies, and their respective parent companies, affiliates, franchisees, subsidiaries and agencies (collectively, the Sweepstakes Entities), and their immediate families (parents, siblings, children and spouses of each, regardless of where they live) and members of the households (whether related or not) of such employees, officers and directors, are ineligible to participate in this Sweepstakes.

Instructions for Applying:

To enter the sweepstake, the applicant may sign-up or create an account through the given link: http://music.honda.com/#/signup

Award Description:

One (1) Grand Prize: The approximate retail value (ARV) is $23,525.The option to select one of the following:

  • A Honda Civic Coupe EX-L automobile (ARV) $23,525,
  • A Honda Civic Hatchback EX-L (ARV) $22,800,
  • A Honda Civic Sedan EX-L (ARV) $23,800, or
  • $10,000

Four (4) First Prizes: (total ARV is $6,600)

  • One (1) Entry Period #1 First Prize: Two VIP passes to the Governors Ball Music Festival in New York on June 2 – 4, 2017 for all three days. (ARV: $1,400)
  • One (1) Entry Period #2 First Prize: Two VIP passes to Music Midtown Festival in Atlanta, GA, on September 16 – 17, 2017 for both days. (ARV: $1,000)
  • One (1) Entry Period #3 First Prize: Two VIP passes to the Austin City Limits Music Festival in Austin, TX, on October 6 – October 8, 2017. (ARV: $2,100)
  • One (1) Entry Period #4 First Prize: Two VIP passes to the Austin City Limits Music Festival in Austin, TX, on October 13 – 15, 2017 for all three days. (ARV: $2,100)

The total ARV of all prizes is between $16,600 and $30,400 depending upon Grand Prize selection.Limit of one prize per person and per household.

Detailed Information Link:

http://music.honda.com/#/

Johnson & Johnson Back to School Scholarship Sweepstakes

Award Amount: $43,000

Number of Awards: One (1)

Deadline: September 30, 2017, at 11:59 p.m. ET

Winner Announcement: Not Known

Brief Description:

The Johnson & Johnson Consumer Inc. is now sponsoring the Healthy Essentials Back to School Scholarship Sweepstakes that is administrated by the HelloWorld, Inc. The contest is open to legal residents of the fifty (50) the United States and D.C. and must be at least eighteen (18) years old or the age of majority in their state or residence at the time of entry. No purchase necessary for your chance to win a scholarship, enter in the Sweepstakes.

Host Institution:

Johnson & Johnson Consumer Companies, Inc. operates as a subsidiary of Johnson & Johnson. Johnson & Johnson is an American multinational medical device, pharmaceutical and consumer packaged goods manufacturing company founded in 1886. The Johnson & Johnson is headquartered in New Brunswick, New Jersey, the consumer division being located in Skillman, New Jersey.

Eligibility:

  • The applicant must be legal residents of the fifty (50) the United States and the District of Columbia
  • The applicant must be at least eighteen (18) years old or the age of majority in their state or residence at the time of entry.
  • Employees of Johnson & Johnson Consumer Inc. (“Sponsor”), HelloWorld, Inc. (“Administrator”), and their respective parents and affiliate companies, subsidiaries, and advertising and promotion agencies, as well as the immediate family (spouse, parents, siblings and children and their respective spouses, regardless of where they reside) and household members of each such employee, whether or not related, are not eligible.
  • The Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations and is void where prohibited.

Instructions for Applying:

To enter, the candidates must visit the HEALTHY ESSENTIALS® page, login to your HEALTHY ESSENTIALS® account and follow the links and instructions to complete or submit the registration form at https://www.facebook.com/healthyessentialsJJ or www.healthyessentials.com/scholarship

Bonus Sweepstakes Entries: There are two (2) ways to earn bonus Sweepstakes entries, as outlined below.

  • Twitter: You may click on the tweet button to tweet about the Sweepstakes. You will receive one (1) entry into the Sweepstakes each time you click the tweet button, and you may perform this action one (1) time per day during the Promotion Period.
  • Email Share: You will be invited to submit the names and email addresses of up to three (3) friends who must be eligible to enter the Sweepstakes. Each person that you refer will receive an email notifying him or her about the Sweepstakes. You may only refer persons with whom you have an existing relationship. For each referral of a friend with a valid email address, you will be given one (1) additional entry into the Sweepstakes, up to a total of three (3) additional entries per day during the Promotion Period.

Award Description:

Total ARV of all prizes: $43,000.

  • One (1) Grand Prize: $40,000 College Scholarship. Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”): $40,000.
  • Three (3) First Prizes: $1,000 check that can be used for Back to School shopping. ARV: $1,000 each.
  • For Grand Prize: Prize will be deposited to a 529 Savings Plan account. The winner will be required to provide 529 account details or will be required to set up an account if he or she doesn’t have one.
  • For All Prizes: Prizes are non-transferable and no substitution will be made except as provided herein at the Sponsor’s sole discretion. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize for one of comparable or greater value if the designated prize should become unavailable for any reason. Winners are responsible for all taxes and fees associated with prize receipt and/or use. Odds of winning a prize depend on the number of eligible entries received during the Promotion Period.
  • Limit: one (1) prize per person.

Detailed Information Link:

https://healthyessentials.promo.eprize.com/scholarship/

Conference on Asian Pacific American Leadership Internships

Award Amount: Living stipends with an additional travel stipend

Number of Awards: Not Known

Deadline: Application will open in December

Winner Announcement: Not Known

Brief Description:

The Conference on Asian Pacific American Leadership (CAPAL) would like to announce DC Public Service Internships and Public Service Field Internships. CAPAL internships and scholarships are open to students of all identities. However, an individual’s interest and commitment to Asian Pacific American issues will be considered. CAPAL envisions a future with equitable AANHPI representation throughout all levels of government and public service.

Host Institution:

The Conference on Asian Pacific American Leadership (CAPAL) is a 501(c)(3) charitable and educational organization dedicated to building leadership and public policy knowledge within the Asian Pacific American community. Its mission is to promote APA interests and success in public sector careers, to provide information and education on policy issues affecting the APA community, and to serve the APA community at large.

Eligibility:

All applicants must be:

  • Only currently enrolled students are eligible for an internship or scholarship through CAPAL.
  • Only applicants with a 3.0 GPA or higher will be considered.
  • U.S. citizenship is not required for CAPAL’s Public Service internships. Permanent residents, and in some instances, interns with appropriate work visas, are eligible to apply.
  • Specific citizenship and residency requirements may vary by federal agency.

Instructions for Applying:

To be applying for the internship you can check the given link: http://www.capal.org/programs/scholarships-and-internships/

Supporting Documents:

The online application must include all of the following components.

  • Personal statement
  • Resume
  • Current official or unofficial transcript
  • Letter of recommendation

Award Description:

  • Public Service internship and scholarship recipients are awarded living stipends with an additional travel stipend based on students’ locations.
  • Public Service internships and scholarships are 8 weeks long and conducted during the summer beginning on Monday, June 4 and concluding at CAPAL’s Summer Closing Ceremony, exact dates to be determined.

Detailed Information Link:

http://www.capal.org/programs/scholarships-and-internships/

U.S. Department of State Student Internship Program

Award Amount: Unpaid Internship

Number of Awards: Not Known

Deadline: October 5, 2017

Winner Announcement: Not Known

Brief Description:

The U.S. Department of State is thrilled to announce a “U.S. Department of State Student Internship Program”. You are eligible to apply for the Department’s unpaid internship program if you have not yet completed your registration at a college or university for graduate or post-graduate studies (including law school) or are awaiting an admissions determination for graduate or post-graduate studies (including law school). This program is designed to provide substantive learning experiences in a foreign affairs environment.

Host Institution:

The U.S. Department of State consists of bureaus and offices responsible for handling various interests and policy initiatives of the Department. Each bureau handles issues that range from climate change to human rights, and bureaus work together to advocate the mission of the U.S. Department of State overseas.

Eligibility:

To apply all applicants must:

  • U.S. citizenship
  • Have good academic standing
  • Successfully complete a background investigation
  • Be able to receive either a Secret or Top Secret clearance.
  • You may be subject to random drug testing.

Furthermore, you must be:

  • A student. This means you have been accepted for enrollment, or are enrolled as a degree-seeking student in an accredited college or university
  • A full- or part-time continuing college or university junior or graduate student (including graduating seniors intending to go on to graduate school). An applicant is considered a junior if he/she will have completed all sophomore credits (60 or more hours or 90 quarter hours) by the time the internships begins and will be entering at least the junior year immediately upon completion of the internship.

Instructions for Applying:

If you want to apply for this internship program you should check the given link: https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/478314100

Supporting Documents:

Have the following ready before you complete this application.

  • Your current or most recent transcript per the instructions below.
  • Both official and unofficial transcripts.
  • However, if you are selected for an internship, you will be required to provide official transcripts before starting your internship.

Award Description:

The U.S. Department of State Student Internship Program is an unpaid internship with the opportunity to work in U.S. Embassies throughout the world, as well as in various bureaus located in Washington, D.C.

Detailed Information Link:

https://careers.state.gov/intern/student-internships/

Contact Information:

If you are having technical difficulties you can email to Mgshelp-at-monster.com or phone (866-656-6830).

Kenneth Cole Community Action Program by Columbia University

Award Amount: $1,000 stipend

Number of Awards: Not known

Deadline: End of October

Winner Announcement: November

Brief Description:

The Columbia University is pleased to offer the Kenneth Cole Community Action Program.The program is coordinated in partnership with the Center for Career Education (CCE), Student Engagement, and Kenneth Cole Productions.The program is open to full-time undergraduate student who is currently enrolled in both the fall and spring semesters in Columbia College.The program can provide you with a New York-based internship in the not-for-profit sector. Alongside your internship, you’ll take part in educational programming designed to help you think critically about public service and prepare to be successful at work.

Host Institution:

Columbia University (Columbia officially Columbia University in the City of New York), established in 1754, is a private Ivy League research university in Upper Manhattan, New York City, often cited as one of the world’s most prestigious universities.It was established as King’s College by royal charter of George II of Great Britain and renamed Columbia College in 1784 following the American Revolutionary War.

Eligibility:

  • You must be a full-time currently enrolled undergraduate student in both the fall and spring semesters in Columbia College, The Fu Foundation School of Engineering and Applied Science, and the School of General Studies.
  • You must be able to commit 10-20 hours per week for the entire 12-week
  • You are only eligible to be part of the Kenneth Cole Community Action Program @ Columbia University one time during your time at Columbia University.
  • Students who are studying abroad are encouraged to apply.

Instructions for Applying:

In order to apply for the internship program, the applicants can register through the given link: https://columbia.joinhandshake.com/

Supporting Documents:

The following documents must be submitted through LionSHARE for each position of interest:

  • Resume
  • Cover Letter (if required by employer)
  • Transcript (can be unofficial): This is your current semester course schedule which you should access by logging onto Student Services Online, clicking on “My Schedule” and copying and pasting your course schedule into a Microsoft Word Document. The schedule should show your full name, your school, your spring 2017 Courses, and your enrollment status.

Award Description:

  • Students receive a $1,000 stipend for their internship work (provided by Kenneth Cole Productions).
  • Through the program, the applicants will:
  1. Gain a richer understanding of the non-profit sector by interning at a local organization.
  2. Be exposed to a wide variety of roles in the field through opportunities to network with civic engagement professionals and other interns
  3. Acquire professional skills such as research, effective communication, problem-solving, time management, and project management.
  4. Be able to articulate your experience and reflect upon your internship experience appropriately to highlight key transferable skills.
  • Program features include:
  1. Pre-program training that includes a program overview, professional skills building workshops, discussion with nonprofit professionals, and activities designed to help you think critically about service and the role of identity in civic engagement.
  2. Twelve-week internship for 10-20 hours per week during the spring semester.
  3. Mid-semester dinner with other interns to discuss and debrief on internship experiences.
  4. A Q&A session with Kenneth Cole to learn about his work at the intersection of business and philanthropy.
  5. One-on-one career counseling appointments throughout the ten weeks to support and enhance the internship experience.
  6. End-of-program reflection session where you meet to unpack and reflect on internship experience and learn from your peers.

Detailed Information Link:

https://www.careereducation.columbia.edu/programs/kenneth-cole-community-action-program-columbia-university

Kent State University Accounting Internship Program

Award Amount: Not known

Number of Awards: Not known

Deadline: October 6, 2017, for fall

Winner Announcement: Not known

Brief Description:

If you have obtained an internship and wish to receive accounting academic credit, here the College of Business Administration at Kent State University is pleased to offer the Accounting Internship Programtojunior and senior declared accounting majors. To eligible, masters of accounting students must have completed ACCT 33012 and 33010 (or equivalent) and undergraduate accounting majors must have completed ACCT 23020 and ACCT 23021 (or equivalent), and have enrolled in at least one other accounting course.

Host Institution:

The College of Business Administration at Kent State University’s mission is to create knowledge and educate undergraduate, masters, and doctoral students.They provide opportunities to learn and develop skills, applying knowledge to business problems through traditional and experiential learning.  The Career Services Office in the College provides services and resources to assist students and alumni in their career development process.

Eligibility:

The Accounting Internship Program is open to:

  • Junior and Senior declared accounting majors and Masters of Accounting students
  • Students with an overall GPA of 3.0 and a 3.0 in all ACCT courses. The 3.0 GPA in all ACCT courses includes all attempts and ACCT 23020 and 23021 (the GPA requirements are measured at the end of the semester PRIOR to the start of your internship)
  • Undergraduate accounting majors must have completed ACCT 23020 and ACCT 23021 (or equivalent), and have enrolled in at least one other accounting course
  • Masters of Accounting students must have completed ACCT 33012 and 33010 (or equivalent)

Instructions for Applying:

If you are a student looking to apply for an internship for credit, fill out the online internship application through the given link: https://cobamarketing.wufoo.com/forms/m1de0dcw16cjol4/

Supporting Documents:

Award Description:

  • Academic Credit:
  1. You may take the internship for credit. It is worth 3 academic credits (grade base is S/U).
  2. Students are required to register for ACCT 43092 (undergraduate) or ACCT 63092 (graduate) if they want to receive academic credit (after approval is received to register for the course).
  3. Only one internship experience is allowed for academic credit in each degree program.
  • All Academic Credit Internship:
  1. Must be at least 300 hours
  2. Assignments performed are accounting related
  3. Typically, your current full-time or part-time position with an employer does not qualify for accounting academic credit. However, if you current employer is willing to let you perform different accounting related duties/responsibilities, then it can be considered for accounting academic credit
  4. The majority of the internships are in the spring semester; however, there are some that are in the summer and also the fall semester

Detailed Information Link:

https://www.kent.edu/business/careers

Contact Information:

If you have any question, contact to John Rose Internship Coordinator Accounting Department at jmrose4-at-kent.edu or 330-672-1108.

Asure Software International Scholarship Program

Award Amount: $2,500 each

Number of Awards: 2 per year

Deadline: October 1st and June 1st

Winner Announcement: December 1st and August 1st

Brief Description:

The team at Asure Software is committed to supporting students in their educational path and look forward to contributing to the cause. That’s why they are pleased to announce the launch of a scholarship named as the Asure Software International Scholarship Program.The contest is open to those students who are currently enrolled in an accredited university or college located anywhere in the world. The scholarship essay contest is to be awarded twice yearly for the fall and spring academic semesters.

Host Institution:

At Asure Software, they help approximately 7,000 worldwide clients prepare their workplaces for today’s workforce—and the workforce of the future. TheAsure Software Company was founded on the premise—and the promise—that providing exceptional facility management tools can increase workplace productivity.

Eligibility:

To be eligible, applicants must be:

  • Currently enrolled in an accredited university or college located anywhere in the world.
  • Relatives or friends of Asure Software employees are not eligible to enter.

Instructions for Applying:

To enter students must submit a 500-1000 word essay on the following topic:

The topic is creating a productive and successful workplace.  As the People Success Company, they are interested in insight from students preparing for the workforce. You can take several different angles in this essay. Choose one or more of the following topics:

  • What do you feel employers are looking for in an employee? Explain what you think employers expect from their employees and discuss gaps in expectations.
  • What kind of environment do companies offer today and what do Millennials look for in choosing an employer? Explain from a company resource perspective.
  • What tools and/or environment would you expect a company to offer to attract you to their company. Explain what kind of environment you are you looking to work in and how you feel that is productive for both you and the company.
  • What are the top decision-making criteria for you when deciding who to work for? Explain what benefits would make the most difference in your decision and whether office logistic design, workstation flexibility, technology Apps/tools make a difference. If so explain in what way.

Submitting Details:

To submit, email your complete essay as an attachment in PDF or Word format, including your full name, a personal bio, the school you will be attending, your major, graduation date and contact information to scholarship-at-asuresoftware.com.

Award Description:

The winner will be awarded $2,500 (USD). The scholarship funds awarded are to be used for tuition and books only. The scholarship is non-renewable and is only good for the one-semester cycle.

Detailed Information Link:

http://www.asuresoftware.com/about-us/international-scholarship-essay-contest/

Contact Information:

If you have any questions about the scholarship essay contest can be directed to scholarship-at- asuresoftware.com.

Nieman-Berkman Klein Fellowship in Journalism Innovation

Award Amount: $60,000

Number of Awards: Not known

Deadline: International journalists: Dec. 1, 2017, and U.S. journalists (U.S. citizens): Jan. 31, 2018

Winner Announcement: Not known

Brief Description:

A Nieman Fellowship is an extraordinary, transformative learning opportunity open to journalists working in all media in every country around the world. The Nieman-Berkman Klein Fellowship in Journalism Innovation is available to both United States citizens and citizens of other countries. The fellowship is a collaboration between the Nieman Foundation for Journalism and the Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society at Harvard. The fellowship brings individuals to Harvard University to work on a specific course of research or a specific project relating to journalism innovation.

Host Institution:

The Nieman Foundation and the Berkman Center share a commitment to diversity and encourage applications from members of underrepresented groups. Both organizations share a set of common interests around journalism, innovation, and the evolution of the digital space, and both have long-standing fellowship programs that offer a year of learning and collaboration with others in the Harvard community.

Eligibility:

  • Both United States citizens and citizens of other countries are eligible to apply.
  • Working journalists, including independent journalists and those who work for a news organization in a business, technology, or leadership capacity, are eligible
  • Freelance journalists are welcome to apply.

Instructions for Applying:

To apply for the Nieman-Berkman Klein Fellowship, the applicant can submit online application through the given link: http://nieman.harvard.edu/fellowships/apply/

Supporting Documents:

Candidates for full academic-year fellowships must submit the following information as part of their package:

  • Essays: all fellowship candidates must submit two essays: a personal statement and a proposal for study at Harvard.
  • Personal statement
  1. The personal statement is an essay of 1,000 words or less that describes your journalistic experience, career plans and goals.
  2. What experiences in life and in journalism have shaped you?
  3. What personal and journalistic values and intellectual interests have influenced your decision to apply?
  4. What motivates your commitment to journalistic excellence?
  5. What are your aspirations for your life ahead in journalism?
  6. Why have you chosen this time for a transformative experience away from work?
  • Proposal for study at Harvard
  1. The study proposal is an essay of 500 words or less that describes how you plan to spend a year at Harvard.
  2. What will you study during the fellowship year?
  3. What is the driving question or interest that will shape your year?
  4. It is not necessary to specify course titles, but identify the resources at Harvard and in the Cambridge area that will serve your goals in journalism.
  5. Candidates applying for a Nieman-Berkman Fellowship for Journalism Innovation should explain how their proposed projects or course of research could have an impact on the broader world of journalism.
  • Project proposal for visiting fellowship candidates
  1. The project proposal is an essay of 500 words or less that describes the project you plan to pursue as a visiting fellow at Harvard.
  2. How will your work benefit journalism?
  3. In what ways will you use your fellowship time to advance the project?
  4. Are there any specific Harvard or local resources that will be especially important and useful?
  5. As you prepare your proposal, it may be helpful for you to read about the many diverse projects undertaken by their recent visiting fellows.
  6. Summaries: Send two summaries: a professional profile and a study plan.
  7. Work Samples
  8. Letters of recommendation: Three confidential letters of recommendation are required.

Submitting Details:

Work Samples and Letters of recommendation should be mailed directly to the Nieman Foundation at the address and postmarked to-Nieman Foundation for Journalism, Fellowship Application, One Francis Avenue, Cambridge MA 02138-2009, U.S.A

(Work samples should be submitted to the online application via file uploads or URL.)

Award Description:

  • Nieman Fellows receive a stipend of $65,000 paid over a nine-month period to cover living costs. The Nieman Foundation also provides housing, childcare, and health insurance allowances based on the number and ages of family members. Nieman additionally covers the cost of attending Harvard classes for fellows and their affiliates.
  • International Nieman Fellows are encouraged to work with Nieman staff to find financial support from sources outside the Nieman Foundation.
  • In addition to a monthly stipend, fellows receive modest housing, childcare, and health insurance allowances, depending on the size of their families.

Detailed Information Link:

http://nieman.harvard.edu/fellowships/nieman-berkman-fellowship-in-journalism-innovation-2/

Contact Information:

If you have any questions about the application process may be sent to Nieman fellowship administrator Nicole Arias at nicole_arias-at-harvard.edu or call 617-495-2238.

IVHQ Wildlife & Conservation Volunteer Abroad Scholarship

Award Amount: AU$1000

Number of Awards: Not known

Deadline: September 13, 2017 at 7:00pm (PST)

Winner Announcement: September 20, 2017

Brief Description:

At International Volunteer HQ (IVHQ), they’re proud to enable volunteers with the opportunity to support the protection and conservation of our natural environment and species in 20 destinations around the world.They believe in the future where any traveler, anywhere in the world is empowered to make a meaningful difference in the community they are visiting, and they take pride in making this happen. That’s why they are glad to announce the IVHQ Wildlife & Conservation Volunteer Abroad Scholarship. The volunteer abroad scholarship is open to anyone of any nationality who is over the age of 18 with a passion for conservation and wildlife.

Host Institution:

International Volunteer HQ (IVHQ) was launched in July 2007 by Executive Director, Dan Radcliffe, following a trip abroad backpacking and volunteering in Africa. Since launching in 2007, IVHQ has established itself as the world’s premier volunteer travel organization, operating in 30+ countries throughout the world.IVHQ’s mission is to change the face of volunteer travel.

Eligibility:

  • Anyone of any nationality with a passion for conservation and wildlife.You need to come with a willingness to learn and get out of your comfort zone while being immersed in a new country and culture alongside other international volunteers.
  • The applicant must be 18 years of age or older at the closure of applications (13 September 2017 at 7:00 pm PST) and hold a valid passport with at least 6 months validity.
  • Employees of International Volunteer HQ, Global Travel Academy Limited (NZBN 9429041113516) (Global Travel Academy) and WorldNomads.com Pty Limited (ABN 62127485198) (World Nomads) and their subsidiaries and affiliated companies, and members of their immediate families or households are ineligible to apply for this scholarship.

Instructions for Applying:

To start your scholarship application, simply browse and select the wildlife or conservation volunteer project that you would like to join, and then complete the scholarship application form. The link is: https://www.volunteerhq.org/ivhq-scholarships/#1

Award Description:

The successful applicant will receive the following:

  • IVHQ Registration Fee and 2-week IVHQ Program Fee
  • AU$1000 to be used solely on flights to the chosen IVHQ Program and travel insurance from World Nomads for the 2-week duration of the IVHQ Program
  • The ‘Certificate in International Volunteering’ online course from Global Travel Academy

Detailed Information Link:

https://www.volunteerhq.org/ivhq-scholarships/

Coupons Plus Deals “Save For Future” Scholarship

Award Amount:$3000

Number of Awards: Not known

Deadline: December 31, 2017

Winner Announcement: Not known

Brief Description:

In order to help cover part of your tuition fees, Coupons Plus Dealsdelighted to offer a Save For Future” Scholarship in all around the world. The scholarship is applicable to worldwide students of all majors who are at least sixteen years old and are enrolled at an accredited university or college. The winner of the Save For Future Scholarship from anywhere around the world will receive a total amount of $3000 Scholarship Award to pay for their education.

Host Institution:

Coupons Plus Deals is a website that offers the latest coupons and discount codes for plenty of stores to help you get money off any purchases when shopping online.

Eligibility:

  • Students of all nationalities who are at least sixteen years old
  • Students of all majors who are enrolled at an accredited university or college all around the world (US, UK, Canada, Australia, Singapore, Vietnam…) for the current school year with a legitimate acceptance letter from an accredited University or College.
  • Employees of Coupons Plus Deals, and any of their parent and affiliate companies as well as the immediate family (spouse, parents, siblings, and children) and household members of each such employee are not eligible.
  • The scholarship program is subject to any country but where prohibited.

How to Apply:

To apply, the applicant can submit online application go through the given link: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1MaYT4yV14xGVVmyApVC5o5p5iPiTHOz3mYlfF8plLTQ/viewform?edit_requested=true

Supporting Documents:

  • You’re required to upload your essay about how you can save money in your daily life. You should focus on saving tips. If your ideas are unique and helpful, you will get higher chances to win this scholarship.
  • The language of your essay should be English.
  • The number of words should be between 600 to 1000
  • Save and send your essay in Word format.
  • Must be 100% original.
  • Scholarship Award Recipients must submit proof of enrollment for the current semester.

Financial Aid and Award Money:

  • One (1) winner will receive a total amount of three thousand dollars ($3000) Scholarship Award.
  • Each Scholarship Award will be in the form of a check to the accredited post-secondary institution of higher education attended by the Scholarship Award Recipient (if the Scholarship Award Recipient has enrolled in an accredited post-secondary institution of higher education and submitted proof of enrollment to Coupons Plus Deals).
  • The check for $3000 will be mailed to the winner within fourteen (14) business days of winner verification.

Link for More Information:

https://www.couponsplusdeals.com/scholarship

Contact Information:

If you have any questions or issues, contact by email at scholarship-at-couponsplusdeals.com

AgoraPulse Social Media Management Scholarship

Award Amount: $1,000

Number of Awards:  1

Deadline: December 15th of each year

Winner Announcement: Not known

Brief Description:

The AgoraPulse is pleased to announce a highly competitive award the AgoraPulse Social Media Management Scholarship for high school and college students who are interested in Social Media Management.The program is open to any high school or University student in the world who are studying in the fields of Business, Marketing, Computer Science, Communications, or IT. The AgoraPulse always excited to see what the next generation of marketing leaders thinks is great social media management!

Host Institution:

Agorapulse was launched on 1 September 2011.It allows businesses to effortlessly manage their Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn, and Google+ pages. Publish, monitor, report, and more! It is an affordable, easy-to-use social media management tool that allows businesses and agencies to effortlessly manage their social accounts.

Eligibility:

To eligible, the applicant:

  • Studying in the fields of Business, Marketing, Computer Science, Communications, or IT is recommended but not required.
  • Any high school or college/university student in the world
  • Current employees, officers, directors, and agents of Agorapulse and its related companies and members of their immediate families (defined as spouse, parents, siblings, and children) and persons residing at the same address are not eligible to win. Void where prohibited.
  • Being passionate about social media is an absolute must

How to Apply:

To applying, the students must submit an essay on the given link: https://www.agorapulse.com/social-media-management-scholarship

  • A brief essay explaining the best use of social media management — the act of engaging with a targeted audience on social media to increase brand visibility and build trust and top of mind awareness — that they have seen.
  • In 5 paragraphs or less, you should share what you saw (feel free to link to it if it’s online), how it made you feel, the call-to-action, and ultimately explain why you feel it was the best use of social media that you have ever seen for the purposes of achieving business goals (typically increasing revenue and profits through increased brand visibility and top of mind awareness).

Financial Aid and Award Amount:

One (1) winner will receive a scholarship in the amount of out thousands dollars ($1,000).

Link for More Information:

https://www.agorapulse.com/social-media-management-scholarship

Soroptimist Live Your Dream Awards

Award Amount: $10,000

Number of Awards: Not known

Deadline: November 15, each year

Winner Announcement: Not known

Brief Description:

The Soroptimist Organization is pleased to announce the Soroptimist Live Your Dream Awards. The program is open to women who are enrolled in or has been accepted to a vocational/skills training program or an undergraduate degree program. The Dream Programs of Soroptimist ensure women and girls have access to the education and training they need to reach their full potential and live their dreams. Soroptimist is committed to investing in programs that have a sustainable, measurable change for women and girls.

Host Institution:

Soroptimist is a global women’s organization whose members volunteer to improve the lives of disadvantaged women and girls through programs leading to social and economic empowerment. Approximately 74,000 Soroptimists in over 120 countries and territories support community–based and global projects benefiting women and girls. The name, Soroptimist, means “best for women,” and that’s what the organization strives to achieve. Soroptimists are women at their best, working to help other women to be their best.

Eligibility:

You are eligible to apply for the Soroptimist Live Your Dream Awards if you are a woman who:

  • Only resides in one of Soroptimist International of the Americas’ member countries/territories are eligible to apply for the educational grants. (Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Guam, Japan, Korea, Mexico, Northern Mariana Islands, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Puerto Rico, Taiwan, United States of America, Venezuela).
  • Provides the primary financial support for yourself and your dependents. Dependents can include children, spouse, partner, siblings and/or parents.
  • Has financial need.
  • Is enrolled in or has been accepted to a vocational/skills training program or an undergraduate degree program.
  • Is motivated to achieve your education and career goals.
  • Has not previously been the recipient of a Soroptimist Women’s Opportunity or Live Your Dream Award.
  • Does not have a graduate degree.
  • Is not a Soroptimist member, an employee of Soroptimist International of the Americas or immediate family of either
  • Has a Social Security number or Tax ID number. (This is required for tax purposes and is only necessary if you are a resident of the United States. You will not be asked to share this information unless you have been given an award.)

Instructions for Applying:

Video: How to Submit https://youtu.be/pE97I4_Ng4c

If interested in applying for the Live Your Dream Awards, then you may download and submit an application through the given links:

Supporting Documents:

Upload two reference forms (Download athttp://www.soroptimist.org/members/program/programdocs/lyd-awards/english/reference-form.pdf)

Award Description:

  • The Live Your Dream Awards involves three levels of cash awards. The program begins at the local Soroptimist club-level, where award amounts vary.
  • Local-level award recipients become eligible for region-level awards of either $3,000 or $5,000.
  • Region-level award recipients then become eligible to receive one of three international-level awards of $10,000.
  • Recipients may use the cash award to offset any costs associated with their efforts to attain higher education, including books, childcare, and transportation.

Detailed Information Link:

http://www.soroptimist.org/awards/live-your-dream-awards.html

Contact Information:

If you still have questions, contact Soroptimist headquarters at siahq-at-soroptimist.org

Yamaha – National Hunting & Fishing Day Sweepstakes

Award Amount: $6,899

Number of Awards: 1

Deadline: October 31, 2017

Winner Announcement: Not known

Brief Description:

Yamaha Outdoors is proud to support National Hunting and Fishing Day. That’s why Yamaha Motor Corporation is now offering and sponsoring the 2017 National Hunting & Fishing Day Sweepstakes. The program is open to legal residents of the contiguous United States and Alaska who are at least age 18 or older as of the date of entry. This year they’re giving away an all-new 2018 Kodiak 450 EPS to help raise awareness and funds for outdoor sports and conservation.

Host Institution:

Yamaha Motor Company Limited is a Japanese manufacturer of motorcycles, marine products such as boats and outboard motors, and other motorized products. The company was established in 1955 upon separation from Yamaha Corporation and is headquartered in Iwata, Shizuoka, Japan.

Eligibility:

To eligible the applicant must:

  • Be individual legal residents of the contiguous United States and Alaska (excluding residents of Hawaii, New York, Florida, Puerto Rico and other U.S. territories and possessions),
  • Be at least age 18 or older as of the date of entry.
  • Employees (and their immediate families, including without limitation spouse, parent, child, sibling and their respective spouses, regardless of where they reside and members of the same household, whether or not related) of Sponsor, SPEC PR, Wonders of Wild Life and Blue Heron Communications and their respective parents, affiliates, subsidiaries, retailers, suppliers, distributors and advertising and promotion agencies are expressly excluded.
  • Sweepstakes is void in Hawaii, New York, Florida, Puerto Rico and U.S. territories and possessions and where prohibited by law and subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations.
  • Limit one (1) sweepstakes entry per person, per household and per email address for the entire Promotion Period.

How to Apply:

To enter, the applicant can apply through the given link:www.yamahaoutdoors.com/nhfday

Financial Aid and Award Money:

  • One (1) Grand Prize: A 2018 Yamaha Kodiak 450 EPS Hunter Green ATV, Approximate Retail Value (ARV): $6,899.
  • Alternatively, the grand prize winner may choose a cash option in the amount of $4,139.40 in lieu of the grand prize.
  • Odds of winning depend upon the number of eligible entries received.

Link for More Information:

http://yamahasweepstakes.com/NHFday

U.S. Bank Financial Genius Scholarship Sweepstakes For Undergraduates

Award Amount: $45,000

Number of Awards: 5

Deadline: October 27, 2017

Winner Announcement: Not known

Brief Description:

Financial education is key to your self-sufficiency and peace of mind. At U.S. Bank, Financial Genius offer tools and resources to help empower you to make informed financial decisions and create brighter futures for yourself and your family. The U.S. Bank National Association is pleased to announce the U.S. Bank Financial Genius 2017 Scholarship. The program is available to college-bound high school seniors or current undergraduate college students who are enrolled at an eligible two- or four-year college or university.

Host Institution:

U.S. Bank National Association provides commercial banking services for individuals, businesses, and institutions.U.S. Bancorp is a bank holding company based in Minneapolis, Minnesota. It is the parent company of U.S. Bank, National Association, known as U.S. Bank, which is ranked 5th on the list of largest banks in the United States.

Eligibility:

To eligible the applicant must meet all the following criteria:

  • Legal residents of the 50 United States (except FL and NY) and the District of Columbia (“U.S.”), are eligible to apply
  • The applicant must at least 13 years or older
  • The applicant must be high school seniors or current undergraduate students who are enrolled by September 1, 2017, at an eligible two- or four-year U.S. college or university (“entrant”)
  • The applicants who are under the age of majority in their jurisdiction of residence must obtain consent of their parent or legal guardian to enter
  • Employees, officers, directors of U.S. Bank (“Sponsor”), BI WORLDWIDE (“Administrator”), EverFi, Inc., their respective subsidiaries and affiliated companies, agents, advertising/promotion agencies, individuals engaged in the development, production, or distribution of materials for, or implementation of the Promotion (collectively referred to herein as the “Promotion Entities”), and the immediate family members or those living in their same household as any person in any of the preceding categories are not eligible to enter or win a prize.

How to Apply:

To apply for the U.S. Bank Scholarship, the applicant must submit online application through the given link: https://www.usbank.com/community/financial-education/scholarship-application-form.html

Financial Aid and Award Money:

  • Grand Prize (1): a $20,000 scholarship prize. The prize will be directly awarded to the winner’s U.S. college/university at which winner is enrolled and must be used towards the winner’s academic financial support and qualifying expenses (e.g. tuition, books and other educational materials, and fees) and/or determined by Sponsor and University.
  • Additional Prizes (4): one $10,000 and three $5,000 scholarship prizes are also available. The prize will be directly awarded to the winner’s U.S. college/university at which winner is enrolled and must be used towards the winner’s academic financial support and qualifying expenses (e.g. tuition, books and other educational materials, and fees) and/or determined by Sponsor and University.
  • Limit one (1) prize per person.

Link for More Information:

https://financialgenius.usbank.com/en/programs/scholarships.html

Walmart August-October Sweepstakes

Award Amount: $80,000

Number of Awards:755

Deadline: October 31, 2017

Winner Announcement:  November 14, 2017

Brief Description:

Aru you want to win a sweepstake? Then hurry up! The Walmart Stores Inc. is now offering five (5) grand prizes and Seven hundred and fifty (750) first prizes. Walmart August-October Sweepstakes is open only to legal residents of the 50 United States or the District of Columbia who are 18 or older as of the date of entry.No purchase necessary to enter or win.

Host Institution:

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. doing business as Walmart, is an American multinational retailing corporation that Headquartered in Bentonville, Arkansas, the company was founded by Sam Walton in 1962 and incorporated on October 31, 1969. The company operates under the name Walmart in the United States and Canada.

Eligibility:

  • The applicants must be legal residents of the fifty (50) United States, the District of Columbia or Puerto Rico,
  • The applicants must be at least eighteen (18) years of age or older as of the date of entry (the “Entrant”).
  • Void outside of the fifty (50) United States, the District of Columbia or Puerto Rico, and where prohibited, taxed or restricted by law.
  • Officers, directors, managers, and employees of Walmart Stores Inc. (the “Sponsor”), and each of its respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates and related companies and their respective advertising and promotion agencies, consultants and agents, as well as immediate family members and/or those living in the same household of each such person, and any others engaged in the development, production, execution or distribution of this Sweepstakes, including National Sweepstakes Company, LLC (the “Independent Administrator”) (collectively the “Sweepstakes Entities”) are not eligible to participate.
  • “Immediate family member” shall be deemed to mean husband, wife, children, mother, father, sister, sister in-law, brother or brother-in-law.
  • Sweepstakes may only be entered in or from the fifty (50) United States, the District of Columbia or Puerto Rico, and entries originating from any other jurisdiction are not eligible for entry.
  • All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply.

Instructions for Applying:

To apply, there are four (4) ways to enter:

  • Purchase: Entrants making a purchase (of any amount) at a participating Walmart retail location between the Sweepstakes Period and are the recipient of a survey invitation on their cash register receipt may complete the online survey and/or entry form to receive one (1) entry into the Sweepstakes. Upon receipt of the survey invitation, Entrant must log onto survey.walmart.com within one (1) week from the cash register receipt date and enter the unique code found on the cash register receipt. Then, complete the survey in its entirety and click the “Submit” button. Upon clicking the “Submit” button, Entrant may be prompted to complete the entry form in its entirety to include first name, last name, street address, city, state, zip, phone number and email address (if available) and click “Continue”.
  • Survey Invite: Entrants making a purchase (of any amount) at walmart.com, www.walmart.com/grocery, and any Walmart mobile websites between the Sweepstakes Period and are the recipient of a survey invitation via e-mail (the “Invitation”) must visit the unique survey URL (the “Survey Website”) found within the Invitation to complete the survey. The survey must be completed in its entirety by submitting all answers to the survey questions.
  • Online: To enter without making a purchase, Entrant must visit entry.survey.walmart.com during the Sweepstakes Period and complete the Online Sweepstakes entry form in its entirety including age, complete name, mailing address, and phone number. Then, click the “Continue” button to receive one (1) entry into the Sweepstakes.
  • Write-In: On a postcard or a card that is no smaller than 3 ½ x 5 inches and no larger than 4 ¼ x 6 inches, legibly handwrite your complete name, mailing address, phone number and date of birth and mail with proper postage to 2017 Q3 Walmart Sweepstakes, PO Box 10427, Rochester, NY 14610. All write-in entries must be postmarked by November 1, 2017, and received by November 8, 2017. There is a limit of one (1) write-in entry per envelope/postcard. Each envelope/postcard is considered one (1) entry into the Sweepstakes. Multiple entries submitted or completed by anyone other than the Entrant are void. No mechanical reproductions will be accepted. Write-in entries must contain all entry fields outlined above; otherwise, they are void and will not be eligible to win.

Award Description:

  • Grand Prizes: Five (5) grand prizes will be awarded, each consisting of a Walmart gift card in the amount of $1,000 (each a “Grand Prize”). Total approximate retail value (“ARV”) of all Grand Prizes is $5,000.
  • First Prizes: Seven hundred and fifty (750) first prizes will be awarded, each consisting of a Walmart gift card in the amount of $100 (each a “First Prize”). Total ARV of all First Prizes is $75,000.
  • Total ARV of all prizes to be awarded is $80,000.

Detailed Information Link:

http://www.entry.survey.walmart.com/

America’s Better Sandwich™ Contest

Award Amount: $30,000

Number of Awards: 2

Deadline: October 26, 2017

Winner Announcement:  Not known

Brief Description:

The Bimbo Bakeries, USA, Inc. is now sponsoring the fourth annual America’s Better Sandwich Contest. The contest is open to all legal residents of the 50 United States, D.C., and Puerto Rico who are at least 18 years of age or older and who have reached the legal age of majority in their jurisdiction of residence at the time of entry. The contest aims to find out that what does it mean to make a good sandwich better?Now, they’re inviting you to show them your sandwich-making’ chops by submitting nutritious and delicious sandwich recipes, made on your favorite Arnold bread product—that includes all of our sliced bread, Sandwich Thins, and buns!

Host Institution:

Bimbo Bakeries USA is the American corporate arm of the Mexican multinational bakery product manufacturing company Grupo Bimbo. It is the largest bakery company in the United States. The company, headquartered in Horsham, Pennsylvania, a suburb of Philadelphia, owns six of the top twelve fresh bread brands in the United States, including Entenmann’s, Sara Lee, and Thomas’.

Eligibility:

  • The applicants must be legal residents of the 50 United States, the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico
  • The applicants must be at least 18 years of age or older and who have reached the legal age of majority in their jurisdiction of residence at the time of entry.
  • Employees of Bimbo Bakeries, USA, Inc. (Sponsor), Coyne PR, Trymark Consulting Group, L.L.C., Starcom Worldwide, TPN Retail, 160 over 90 and their respective parents, affiliates, franchisees, subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies, and the immediate families (spouse, parents, children and siblings and their respective spouses, regardless of where they reside) and individuals living in the same households of such employees, whether or not related, are ineligible to enter or win.
  • Void where prohibited. Subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations

Instructions for Applying:

  • To apply, the applicants can submit an online entry by providing your first and last name, e-mail address, date of birth, phone number (including area code), and providing your “better-for-you” sandwich idea, including sandwich name (max sixty-five (65) characters), ingredients, exact measurements, preparation instructions (ingredients, measurements and preparation instructions shall be collectively referred to herein as the “Recipe”), and a description of how your sandwich is better pertaining to health and taste (max five hundred (500) characters) (the official entry form, sandwich name, Recipe, and description shall be collectively referred to herein as the “Entry”). The link is: https://www.arnoldbread.com/americas-better-sandwich
  • Recipe must include a minimum of two (2) slices per serving of Arnold®, Brownberry® or Oroweat® bread product as an ingredient.
  • Limit two (2) Entries per person and per e-mail address for the duration of Entry Period.
  • Share on Facebook &Instagram with #americasbettersandwich.

Award Description:

  • Grand Prize (1): $25,000.00 (awarded in the form of a $25,000.00 check) (Estimated Retail Value (“ERV”) $25,000.00).
  • Runner Up Prize (1): $5,000.00 (awarded in the form of a $5,000.00 check) (ERV $5,000.00). Total ERV of all prizes combined is $30,000.00.
  • Winners will be responsible for all taxes (including federal, state and local taxes) and any other costs and expenses associated with acceptance and use of the prize not described herein as being awarded.

Detailed Information Link:

https://www.arnoldbread.com/americas-better-sandwich

Fulbright-National Geographic Digital Storytelling Fellowship

Award Amount: Funds for travel, a living stipend, and health benefits as well as a modest professional allowance

Number of Awards: Not Known

Deadline: October 6, 2017, 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time

Winner Announcement: Not Known

Brief Description:

Through a partnership between the U.S. Department of State and the National Geographic Society made possible “Fulbright-National Geographic Digital Storytelling Fellowship”. Candidates with demonstrated experience and talent in storytelling and Candidates must have completed at least an undergraduate degree. Fulbright U.S. Student Program provides opportunities for U.S. citizens to participate in an academic year of overseas travel and storytelling in one, two, or three countries on a globally significant theme.

Host Institution:

The National Geographic Society (NGS), headquartered in Washington, D.C., United States, is one of the largest non-profit scientific and educational institutions in the world. Founded in 1888, its interests include geography, archaeology and natural science, the promotion of environmental and historical conservation, and the study of world culture and history.

Eligibility:

Scholarship Applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Applications will be accepted for Fulbright-National Geographic Storytelling Fellowships in any country to which there is an active Fulbright U.S.
  • Candidates from all fields are encouraged to apply
  • Preference will be given to candidates with demonstrated experience and talent in storytelling.
  • Candidates must have completed at least an undergraduate degree by the commencement of the Fulbright award.

Instructions for Applying:

You must register yourself by the given link to apply for the fellowship: https://iie.embark.com/apply/usstudent

Supporting Documents:

For consideration, applicants must provide the following documents

  • Statement of Grant Purpose: This document of no more than three (3) pages should outline who, what, when, where, why, and how of your Fulbright project proposal.
  • Affiliation Letter: Fulbrighters undertaking study/research awards affiliated with host country universities or other types of host country organizations.
  • Resume and Digital Storytelling Portfolio: Applications must include a current, one-page resume. In addition to a resume, applications must also include a storytelling portfolio which consists of work samples, a portfolio narrative and self-assessment of specific skills related to digital storytelling ( the strict two-page limit for portfolio narrative and self-assessment).
  • Personal Statement: This one-page narrative will give the reviewers a picture of the applicant as an individual. It is an opportunity for the applicant to tell the committee more about the trajectory that he/she has followed and what plans he/she has for the future.
  • Recommendations: Applicants must submit three recommendation letters as part of the application.
  • Transcripts: The application must include a complete academic record of the applicant’s higher education experience.

Award Description:

  • All Storytellers will receive standard Fulbright Program benefits, including funds for travel, a living stipend, and health benefits as well as a modest professional allowance for materials and reporting expenses.
  • Living stipends will be calculated based on host-country cost-of-living indices.
  • In addition, National Geographic Society mentoring draws from a range of experts in many disciplines, including researchers, explorers, regional specialists, and storytellers.
  • National Geographic will also provide editorial mentorship for Storytellers during their Fulbright grant period.

Link for More Information:

https://us.fulbrightonline.org/fulbright-nat-geo-fellowship

Discover Student Loans Scholarship Award Sweepstake For Graduates

Award Amount: $2,500

Number of Awards: Not Known

Deadline: December 31, 2017, at 11:59 p.m. ET

Winner Announcement: Not Known

Brief Description:

You could win a $2,500 Scholarship for College By entering the “Discover Student Loans Scholarship Award Sweepstakes” that is sponsoring by the Discover Products, Inc. and administrated by HelloWorld, Inc. The sweepstakes is open only to residents of the fifty (50) United States, the District of Columbia, and the U.S. territories, who are at least sixteen (16) years old at the time of entry. There is no purchase necessary to enter and win the sweepstake.

Host Institution:

Discover Financial Services, Inc. is an American financial services company, which issues the Discover Card and operates the Discover and Pulse networks, and owns Diners Club International. Discover Card is the third largest credit card brand in the United States, when measured by cards in force, with nearly 50 million cardholders.

Eligibility:

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

  • Residents of the fifty (50) the United States, the District of Columbia, and the U.S. territories
  • Who is at least sixteen (16) years old at the time of entry.
  • Entrants must also be high school senior students who will be or college students
  • Who are enrolled at least half-time in a Bachelor’s or Associate’s degree program or graduate program at an eligible school or parent/legal guardians of students that satisfy the above eligibility requirements

Instructions for Applying:

If you are interested you can enter through the given link: https://www.discover.com/student-loans/scholarships/award.html

Award Description:

  • A $2,500 checks made payable to the qualified institution reflected on the winner’s Declaration.
  • A winner forfeits the prize if he/she (or his/her daughter or son) does not attend a participating college/university within one (1) year of notification/winner confirmation.

Detailed Information Link:

https://www.discover.com/student-loans/scholarships/award.html

Jefferson Science Fellowship Program

Award Amount: $50,000

Number of Awards: Not Known

Deadline: October 31, 2017

Winner Announcement: Not Known

Brief Description:

Recognizing that knowledge of state-of-the-art science, technology, and engineering (STE) is essential to the formulation and implementation of U.S. government policy, The Secretary of State announced the Jefferson Science Fellowship (JSF) program that is administered by the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine. The JSF Program is open to tenured, or similarly ranked, faculty from U.S. institutions of higher learning who are U.S. citizens. The fellowship awards play an important role in the career development of doctoral and postdoctoral researchers and scholars for the academic, federal, industrial and international workforce.

Host Institution:

The Secretary of State is a senior official of the federal government of the United States of America, and as head of the U.S. Department of State is principally concerned with foreign policy and is considered to be the U.S. government’s equivalent of a Minister for Foreign Affairs. The three Academies work together as the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine.

Eligibility:

Eligible applicants will be evaluated using the following criteria:

  • Must be a U.S. citizen
  • Must be a scientist, technologist, engineer, or physician holding a tenured or similarly ranked academic appointment at a U.S. college or university
  • If awarded, the candidate must successfully complete and maintain security clearances at the U.S. Department of State/USAID
  • Applicant’s academic institution must sign a Memorandum of Understanding (http://sites.nationalacademies.org/PGA/Jefferson/PGA_061588) with the National Academy of Sciences in order to be considered as a finalist
  • Stature, recognition, and experience in the national and international scientific, technical or engineering community.
  • Ability to rapidly and accurately understand scientific advancements outside his or her discipline area and to effectively integrate this knowledge into international policy discussions.
  • Ability to identify and articulate relevant science and technology issues to non-specialist audiences.
  • Interests and experiences that is applicable to informing or advancing policy discussions and processes at the U.S. Department of State or U.S. Agency for International Development.
  • Those individuals offered Jefferson Science Fellowships must successfully complete and maintain security clearances required for them to undertake their duties within the U.S. Department of State or USAID.

Instructions for Applying:

To apply, the applicant can submit online application go through the given link: https://nrc58.nas.edu/JSF20/Home/SignIn.aspx

Supporting Documents:

A complete application package should be completed online and will include the following components:

  • Curriculum Vitae (limit 10 pages)
  • Statement of Interest (1-2 pages)
  • Two Essays (page limits indicated below)
  • Letters of Recommendation (minimum of 3, maximum of 5)
  • Letters of Nomination

Submitting Details:

Letters of Recommendation and Letters of Nomination may be submitted by the applicant or the letter writer and should be sent as pdf attachments to jsf-at-nas.edu.

Award Description:

  • The Jefferson Science Fellow will be paid a stipend per Diem of up to $50,000 (if relocating to Washington, D.C.).
  • A travel budget of $10,000 is provided through the National Academy of Sciences and supplemental travel funds are provided by the Fellow’s bureau or office.
  • Under the JSF MOU, the Fellow’s home institution will be responsible for all salary and benefits due to the Fellow during that academic year.

Detailed Information Link:

http://sites.nationalacademies.org/PGA/Jefferson/index.htm

Contact Information:

If you have any question, contact directly to jsf-at-nas.edu or call 202-334-3478.

UHV International Student Merit Scholarship

Award Amount: Tuition and fees

Number of Awards: Not Known

Deadline: November 15th

Winner Announcement: Not Known

Brief Description:

The University of Houston-Victoria is glad to announce its international scholarship program named as “UHV International Student Merit Scholarship”. All undergraduate and graduate F-1 and J-1 international students are eligible to apply for the scholarship program.  UHV is committed to enrolling a student body that includes students from around the world. The interactions among students with different backgrounds and experiences create a dynamic environment in which to learn and live.

Host Institution:

The University of Houston–Victoria is a four-year state university and one of four distinct institutions in the University of Houston System. Its campus spans 20 acres in Victoria, with a satellite location at UH System Center in Katy.

Eligibility:

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

  • Be admitted to UHV and registered full-time (minimum of 12 credits for undergraduate and minimum of 9-credits for graduate). Students may apply for the scholarship before being admitted to UHV.
  • U.S. Transfer International students must be in good academic and immigration status.
  • If the recipient is a new international student to UHV, the student must attend the mandatory International Student Orientation
  • Recipients must maintain full-time status.
  • Scholarship recipients must maintain a cumulative GPA of 2.5 for undergraduate students and a cumulative GPA of 3.0 for graduate students throughout the duration of the scholarship.
  • Contribute 10 volunteer hours every semester (fall and spring) to UHV, Victoria community, showcasing/sharing your culture.

Instructions for Applying:

Applicants can download the application form through the given link: https://www.uhv.edu/media/uhv/content-assets/documents/int/ISMeritScholarshipApplicationForm.pdf

Submitting Details:

Applicant must submit the complete application packet at INTERNATIONAL-at-UHV.EDU With Subject Line “Merit Scholarship”.

Award Description:

The scholarship will be provided to student’s tuition and fees cost to reflect the residency tuition rate. Other costs such as housing, meals, transportation, personal expenses, books, supplies, and health insurance are not included in this scholarship. The scholarship award can only be used for study at UHV.

Detailed Information Link:

https://www.uhv.edu/international/apply/scholarships/international-student-merit-scholarship/

Getty Pre and Postdoctoral Fellowship

Award Amount: $55,000

Number of Awards: Not Known

Deadline: October 2, 2017

Winner Announcement: Not Known

Brief Description:

The Getty Foundation would like to announce a fellowship program named as “Getty Pre- and Postdoctoral Fellowships”. Applicants must have advanced to candidacy by the time of the fellowship start date and should expect to complete their dissertations during the fellowship period. The nine-month fellowships are aimed at supporting post-doctoral students based at German institutions who have finished their Ph.D. between one and no more than five years ago.

Host Institution:

The Getty Foundation, based in Los Angeles, California at the Getty Center, awards grants for “the understanding and preservation of the visual arts”. In the past, it funded the Getty Leadership Institute for “current and future museum leaders”, which is now at Claremont Graduate University. Its budget for 2006-07 was $27.8 million. It is part of the J. Paul Getty Trust.

Eligibility:

All scholarship applicants must be:

  • Pre- and Postdoctoral fellowships are welcome from scholars of all nationalities.
  • Current Getty staff and members of their immediate family are not eligible for Pre- and Postdoctoral fellowships.
  • Applicants must have advanced to candidacy by the time of the fellowship start date and should expect to complete their dissertations during the fellowship period.
  • To be eligible to apply for the 2018-2019 scholar year, Postdoctoral Fellowship applicants should not have received their degree earlier than 2013.
  • Successful Predoctoral Fellowship applicants who are awarded their degree after the application deadline but before the fellowship begins, or who receive their doctorate while in residence, automatically become Postdoctoral Fellows.

Instructions for Applying:

You can apply for Getty scholarship through the link if you are interested: https://getty.fluxx.io/user_sessions/new

Supporting Documents:

  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Project Proposal
  • Selected Bibliography
  • Doctoral Dissertation Plan or Abstract
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Writing Sample and Confirmation letter

Award Description:

  • Getty Predoctoral Fellows are in residence for nine months from late-September to late-June and receive a stipend of $25,000.
  • Getty Postdoctoral Fellows are in residence for nine months from late-September to late-June and receive a stipend of $30,000.
  • Both fellowships also provide a workspace at the Getty Research Institute or the Getty Villa, an apartment in the Getty scholar housing complex, airfare to and from Los Angeles, and makes healthcare options available.

Detailed Information Link:

http://www.getty.edu/foundation/initiatives/residential/getty_pre_postdoctoral_fellowships.html

Contact Information:

You can address inquiries to the following:

Attn: Pre- and Postdoctoral Fellowships
Phone: (310) 440-7374
E-mail: researchgrants-at-getty.edu

Cato Institute Internship Program

Award Amount: $700

Number of Awards: Not Known

Deadline: September 29

Winner Announcement: October 20, 2017

Brief Description:

Are you trying to break into a career in policy, communications, or law? Do you want a rich education in contemporary policy issues—and the philosophical, historical, and economic underpinnings of those issues? A Cato internship might be right for you. The Cato Institute invites you to apply for a “Cato internship”. Cato internships are open to undergraduates, recent graduates, graduate students, law students, and early-career professionals who have a strong commitment to individual liberty, limited government, free markets, and peace—principles.

Host Institution:

The Cato Institute is an American libertarian think tank headquartered in Washington, D.C. It was founded as the Charles Koch Foundation in 1974 by Ed Crane, Murray Rothbard, and Charles Koch, chairman of the board and chief executive officer of the conglomerate Koch Industries.

Eligibility:

  • Graduate students, legal interns, TFAS Capital Semester students, Metcalf Fellows, FTE interns, and Koch Fellows.
  • Who has a strong commitment to individual liberty, private property, free markets, limited government—i.e. the philosophy known variously as “classical liberalism,” “market liberalism,” or simply “libertarianism.”

Instructions for Applying:

If you are interested and want to apply for this internship then you must create an account by the given link: https://intern.cato.org/application

Supporting Documents:

Applicants must provide following along with the applications:

  • Resume
  • Curriculum Vitae

Submitting Details:

International applicants must submit their resume and CV to mhouser-at-cato.org.

Award Description:

  • $700 a month paid bi-weekly.
  • Law students receive specific legal work as well as a higher stipend.
  • International interns are eligible for a higher stipend and visa funding.
  • Part time internships are permitted in exceptional cases and part time interns receive a pro-rated stipend.

Detailed Information Link:

https://intern.cato.org/