Minnesota Credit Union Foundation Scholarship Council Scholarship

Award Amount: $20,000

Number of Awards: Fourteen (14)

Deadline: February 1, 2018

Winner Announcement: Late March to April

Brief Description:

The Minnesota Credit Union Foundation is now accepting applications for the 2018 “Foundation Scholarship Council (FSC) Scholarship Program”. Students who are enrolled or plan to attend an accredited, non-profit educational institution in an undergraduate or graduate program (both master and doctorate) can apply. The Minnesota Credit Union Foundation organization is dedicated to providing the resources for credit unions and communities to prosper and thrive.

Host Institution:

The Minnesota Credit Union Foundation is a tax-exempt 501(c) (3) organization. Established in 1969, the Foundation has helped many credit unions with limited resources to grow, prosper and reach underserved communities. Some of the activities funded through the Foundation in the past include cooperative leadership training, education, and development for credit union employees and volunteers, financial literacy programs, and charitable fundraising.

Eligibility:

Please see the basic entry requirements below:

  • Traditional: Current high school student graduating in 2018
  • Traditional: PSEO (high school students utilizing post-secondary education option but not graduation in 2018)
  • Non-traditional: Post high school student or those returning to post-secondary after some time off

In addition, scholarship applicants must meet the following eligibility criteria:

  • Enrolled or planning to attend an accredited, non-profit educational institution in an undergraduate or graduate program (both master and doctorate).
  • Enrolled in at least one course at the accredited school during the scholarship application time frame.
  • Must be a credit union member in good standing (as determined by your credit union) affiliated with the Minnesota Credit Union Network
  • Information provided on the application must be accurate and solely the authentic work of the applicant.

Instructions for Applying:

All applicants must check the given link to apply for the scholarship: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/fsc17

Supporting Documents:

  • Applicants must write 500-word essay answering the essay question for this scholarship period. The essay should not exceed 500 words.
  • Do not use your name or the name of your credit union in your essay or on the essay page.
  • Transcripts and letters of recommendation will not be considered.

Award Description:

This year, the council will be awarding $20,000 as the form of given below:

  • Two (2) $3,000
  • Two (2) $2,000
  • Ten (10) $1,000

Detailed Information Link:

https://www.mncun.org/mpage/FSCscholarships

BuildFire Scholarship Fund

Award Amount: $2,000

Number of Awards: Two (2)

Deadline: December 15th, 2017

Winner Announcement: January 15, 2018

Brief Description:

BuildFire is excited to see what creative ideas you can come up with! Hence they announce the availability of a scholarship named as “The BuildFire Scholarship Fund”. Students who are rising freshman, sophomore, junior or senior, have a 3.5 GPA or higher are invited to apply. This contest is an opportunity to reward students who share the desire to improve the world through building communities and strengthening relationships with technology.

Host Institution:

BuildFire is a Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) Platform that enables businesses to rapidly build mobile apps that save costs, reduce risk, and engage audiences. In addition to the already robust suite of prebuilt features, BuildFire’s dynamic and scalable SDK supports an infinite amount of integrations and custom features.

Eligibility:

In order to be eligible for the Fellowship, applicants must either be:

  • Be rising freshman, sophomore, junior or senior
  • Be registered as a full-time student the year after receiving the scholarship
  • Have a 3.5 GPA or higher

Supporting Documents:

You will be required to submit the following:

  • Your full name, telephone number and mailing address.
  • The name of the college or university that you currently attend or will be attending.
  • Proof that you have, either been accepted or are currently attending the college or university that you specified.
  • Your favorite subject.

Submitting Details:

Once you have completed the essay you can email it to scholarships-at-buildfire.com

Award Description:

BuildFire’s Scholarship Fund provides fund two scholarships of $1000 each.

Detailed Information Link:

https://buildfire.com/scholarships/

Utah Valley University Dean’s Merit Scholarship

Award Amount: Full-tuition

Number of Awards: Not Known

Deadline: February 1, 2017

Winner Announcement: Not Known

Brief Description:

Utah Valley University (UVU) would like to announce “UVU Dean’s Merit scholarship”. In order to apply for the scholarship, you must have a declared major and also be currently admitted to Utah Valley University (UVU).The primary mission of the Academic Standards Office at UVU is to promote students academic success and to assist those experiencing academic difficulty.

Host Institution:

Utah Valley University, or UVU, is a publicly funded university located in Orem, Utah, the United States with a fall 2017 enrollment of approximately 37,282 students.  In 1941, the nation was slowly recovering from the Depression of the 1930s.

Eligibility:

To receive the scholarship, you must be

  • Major-specific with additional criteria determined by the department
  • GPA varies from 2.5 – 3.5 GPA
  • Utah Residency is required
  • Must be a U.S. Citizen or Eligible Non-Citizen
  • Students enrolled in English Language Learning (ELL), Global Aviation, or Off-Budget programs are not eligible
  • Cannot have a previous bachelor’s degree
  • Students who have received scholarships at Utah Valley University for a total of eight semesters are not eligible

Instructions for Applying:

To be applying, all applicants must sign in by the given link: https://uvu.academicworks.com/users/sign_in

Award Description:

  • Award amount will vary with the maximum being full-tuition for one or two semesters.
  • Not renewable, but may reapply

Detailed Information Link:

https://www.uvu.edu/financialaid/scholarships/students/freshman.html

Iowa Concrete Paving Association Scholarship

Award Amount: $10,500

Number of Awards: Not Known

Deadline: November 30, 2017

Winner Announcement: Not Known

Brief Description:

The Iowa Concrete Paving Association (ICPA) is pleased to announce a scholarship program named as “ICPA Scholarships”. Applications are open for those students who have a sophomore status or higher majoring in Civil or Construction Engineering at ISU and U of I, and Construction Management at UNI. (ICPA) is intended to assist in the development of future construction management for the highway construction industry in Iowa by providing scholarships to Civil and Construction Engineering and/or Construction Management students at Iowa State University, the University of Iowa, and the University of Northern Iowa.

Host Institution:

Founded in 1963, The Iowa Concrete Paving Association (ICPA) is Iowa’s largest trade association that exclusively represents the interests of those involved with the design, construction, and preservation of concrete pavements.

Eligibility:

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

  • Students with a sophomore status or higher majoring in Civil or Construction Engineering at ISU and U of I, and Construction Management at UNI.
  • Selection of the scholarship recipient(s) will be based on scholarship need, civil or construction engineering experience, intent to enter the construction field in Iowa, and other criteria.
  • Preference will be given to residents of Iowa and the adjoining states.
  • Applicants who are immediate relatives of this committee and students who have previously received an ICPA Scholarship are not eligible for an award.
  • Selection of the scholarship recipient(s) will be made by the Executive Committee of the Iowa Concrete Paving Association.

Instructions for Applying:

All interested applicants who want to apply may check the given link: http://www.iowaconcretepaving.org/uploads/4/3/6/3/43633777/2018_icpa_scholarship_app.pdf

In order to apply applicants need to write a 1,000-word essay outlining your career goals and objectives.

  • Explain what has attracted you to apply for the Iowa Concrete Paving Association Scholarship.
  • Also, please offer insight as to why you would consider a career in the concrete paving industry, and/or other related fields such as engineering or construction.

Submitting Details:

Submit the completed application packet by mail, fax, or email

Executive Committee ICPA
360 SE Delaware Avenue,
Ankeny, IA 50021
FAX: 515.963.4010

Or

Email: dking-at-concretestate.org

Award Description:

The scholarship will be awarded up to three $2,500 and two $1,500 scholarships.

Detailed Information Link:

http://www.iowaconcretepaving.org/scholarships.html

Contact Information:

If you want to know additional information about the scholarship opportunity you can contact to the ICPA office at dking-at-concretestate.org or 515-963-0606.

UC Davis Undergraduate Scholarship

Award Amount: $100 to $13,000

Number of Awards: Not Known

Deadline: January 9, 2018

Winner Announcement: Not Known

Brief Description:

Take advantage of an opportunity to be rewarded for your hard work! The University of California, Davis is glad to announce “UC Davis Undergraduate Scholarship”. To apply you need participation in extracurricular activities, specific college or major, career interests, geographic origin, high school or Community College attended, parentage, perseverance, and many other personal characteristics. The core purpose of UC Davis as a comprehensive research university is the generation, advancement, dissemination, and application of knowledge.

Host Institution:

The University of California, Davis, is a public research university and land-grant University as well as one of the 10 campuses of the University of California system.

Eligibility:

To be eligible, the student must possess:

  • Undergraduate scholarships are all awarded on a merit basis.
  • Scholarship criteria include participation in extracurricular activities; specific college or major; career interests; geographic origin; high school or Community College attended; parentage; perseverance; and many other personal characteristics.
  • The majority of UC Davis’ scholarships are not renewed automatically; therefore, students must reapply to be considered for scholarships on an annual basis.

Instructions for Applying:

If you’d like to apply for the scholarship you may go through the given link: https://ucdavis.academicworks.com/users/sign_in

Award Description:

The scholarship ranges from $100 to $13,000 per academic year.

Detailed Information Link:

http://financialaid.ucdavis.edu/scholarships/campus/index.html

IBISWorld University Scholarships

Award Amount: $1,500

Number of Awards: Not Known

Deadline: November 30, 2017

Winner Announcement: Not Known

Brief Description:

At IBISWorld there is a scholarship “IBISWorld University Scholarships” available to support future economics, business, and finance graduates. You are eligible to apply if you are currently enrolled, or have proof of acceptance into an undergraduate or postgraduate. IBISWorld Procurement Category Research gives you instant access to data and analysis that helps you engage and negotiate with suppliers, better control the sourcing process.

Host Institution:

Founded in 1971 by noted businessman and futurist Phil Ruthven, IBISWorld provides meticulously researched business information and market research on thousands of procurement categories and industries worldwide. IBISWorld’s suite of market intelligence reports will keep you abreast of more than 1,000 products and services as well as thousands of industries around the globe.

Eligibility:

To receive the IBISWorld University Scholarships, a beneficiary must:

  • Must be over 17 years of age and a citizen or permanent resident of the United States.
  • Must be currently enrolled, or have proof of acceptance into an undergraduate or postgraduate.
  • Program in finance/business/economics at any accredited US University.

Supporting Documents:

You will be required to submit the following:

  • Current education institution and major
  • Full name
  • Phone number
  • Address
  • Email address
  • In order to apply applicants must write 800-1,000 words essay and respond to the following question: What are the challenges and opportunities associated with moving away from a manufacturing-based economy?

Submitting Details:

All application material should be emailed to scholarship-at-ibisworld.com

Award Description:

The scholarship will be provided a $1,500 grant toward tuition fees of the winning applicant.

Detailed Information Link:

https://www.ibisworld.com/scholarships/usa-scholarship-2017/

Santa Rosa Junior College Doyle Scholarship

Award Amount: $1,000

Number of Awards: Not Known

Deadline: December 8, 2017

Winner Announcement: Not Known

Brief Description:

Santa Rosa Junior College (SRJC) would like to announce 2018-19 “Doyle Scholarship”. Funds for the scholarship is provided through the Frank P. Doyle and Polly O’Meara Doyle Trust. Local high school graduates who attend Santa Rosa Junior College, a current unweighted overall High School Grade Point Average of 2.0 or higher are eligible to apply. The scholarship provides financial assistance to qualified local high school graduates who attend Santa Rosa Junior College during the 2017-18 academic year to complete an Associate’s Degree, certificate program.

Host Institution:

Santa Rosa Junior College (SRJC) is known for academic excellence, superb faculty and staff, comprehensive student services and beautiful facilities. SRJC is dedicated to making higher education accessible to all and removing barriers to our students’ success. Student life is vibrant, with over 40 clubs, conference-winning athletic teams, nationally ranked speech and debate teams, and outstanding theatre arts, music and dance programs.

Eligibility:

All Scholarship applicants must be:

  • Will graduate from high school in 2017-18 with the class of 2018. Preference is given to local high school graduates.
  • Have a current unweighted overall High School Grade Point Average of 2.0 or higher.
  • Plan to enroll full-time (12 or more units) at Santa Rosa Junior College during the 2018-19 academic year.

Instructions for Applying:

Award Description:

  • The winner of this year’s award will receive $1,000.
  • Doyle Scholarship is paid in four $250 installments over the course of the academic year upon regular verification of the student’s qualifications.

Detailed Information Link:

https://scholarships.santarosa.edu/form/2018-19-doyle-scholarship

Contact Information:

If you have questions or need assistance contact the SRJC Scholarship Office (707) 527-

Florida Polytechnic University Florida Poly Scholarship

Award Amount: Fall Semester: $1,750, Spring Semester: $1,750, Financial Aid Year: $3,500

Number of Awards: Not Known

Deadline: December 1, 2017

Winner Announcement: Not Known

Brief Description:

In collaboration with the University Foundation and the Office of Enrollment Services Florida Polytechnic University establishes “Florida Poly Scholarship”. Students must be scheduled as a full-time student each fall and spring semesters and have cumulative completion ratio of 67% to apply for the scholarship. The mission of Florida Polytechnic University is to prepare 21st-century learners in advanced fields of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) to become innovative problem-solvers and high-tech professionals.

Host Institution:

Florida Polytechnic University is a public university in Lakeland, Florida, United States. Created as an independent university in 2012, it is the newest of the twelve institutions in the State University System of Florida.

Eligibility:

To receive the scholarship, you must:

  • Must maintain a Cumulative Grade Point Average of 2.75 for undergraduates, 3.0 for graduates.
  • Must be scheduled as a full-time student each fall and spring semesters.
  • Full time is defined as taking 12 credits or more for Undergraduates, 9 credits or more for Graduates within a semester
  • Must have a Cumulative Completion Ratio of 67% each Financial Aid Year.
  • A Financial Aid Year is defined as starting in fall and ending in summer.

Instructions for Applying:

You can go through the given link to apply for the scholarship: https://floridapoly.edu/admissions/undergraduate/apply/

Award Description:

  • Award range for fall semester: $1,750
  • Award range for spring semester: $1,750
  • Award range financial aid year: $3,500

Detailed Information Link:

https://floridapoly.edu/admissions/tuition-financial-aid/2017-2018-florida-poly-scholarship/

Federal Employee Education and Assistance Common Scholarship

Award Amount: $1,000 to $5,000

Number of Awards: Not known

Deadline: March 21, 2018 at 11:59pm EDT

Winner Announcement: Not known

Brief Description:

The Federal Employee Education and Assistance Fund (FEEA) is inviting the applications for the “FEEA Common Scholarship”. The program is designed to only children, step-children or legal dependents under the age of 25 of full- or part-time permanent federal civilian or postal employees. The scholarship will provide for one year of academic study at an accredited college or university.

Host Institution:

The Federal Employee Education and Assistance Fund (FEEA) is the only independent, nonprofit organization devoted solely to providing emergency financial assistance and scholarships to our dedicated civilian federal and postal public servants and their families.

Eligibility:

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

  • Children, step-children or legal dependents under the age of 25 of full- or part-time permanent federal civilian or postal employees. Blacks in Government federal employee members may also sponsor a grandchild.
  • Spouses of full or part-time permanent civilian federal or postal employees.
  • Full or part-time permanent civilian federal or postal employees.
  • Children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren of members of the National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association (NARFE).

Instructions for Applying:

To apply, the applicant can submit an online application through the given link: https://app.smarterselect.com/programs/42594-Federal-Employee-Education-And-Assistance-Fund-Feea

Supporting Documents:

Each student contestant should submit the following items:

  • Complete high school or college transcripts (unofficial transcripts accepted).
  • One academic, professional, or community member recommendation.
  • An Essay.
  • A List of Community Service, Awards, and Extracurricular Activities
  • A Copy of federal employee sponsor’s current SF-50 (not required for retired NARFE members).

Award Description:

The Federal Employee Education and Assistance will provide an award up to $1,000 to $5,000 for the deserving candidates.

Detailed Information Link:

https://feea.org/our-programs/scholarships/#doc

Tiftickjian Law Firm Annual Juvenile Justice Law School Scholarship

Award Amount: $1,000

Number of Awards: One (1)

Deadline: July 31st, 2018

Winner Announcement: August 15, 2018

Brief Description:

Tiftickjian Law Firm, P.C. is a Colorado law firm that is excited to announce the “Annual Juvenile Justice Law School Scholarship”. The scholarship program is inviting those students who must be enrolled or accepted to an accredited law school within the United States. The program assists students with attending law school with an interest in juvenile justice.

Host Institution:

Tiftickjian Law Firm, P.C. is a Colorado law firm with a focus on DUI defence.It provides over 30 years of defense experience as a defiance attorney and former public defender.

Eligibility:

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

  • Applicants must be a United States citizen or permanent resident.
  • Applicants must be enrolled or accepted to an accredited law school within the United States.
  • Applicants must have a cumulative GPA of 3.50 or higher.

Instructions for Applying:

To apply, the following documents must be provided for consideration:

Submitting Details:

Application materials should be emailed to publicrelations-at-criminallawdenver.com or mailed to:

Tiftickjian Law Firm, P.C.
600 S. Cherry St. #1105
Denver, CO 80246

Award Description:

  • Tiftickjian Law Firm, P.C., will provide one award up to $1,000.
  • The scholarship is to be used exclusively for law school tuition and related expenses.
  • It will be made payable to the award recipient to cover these expenses.

Detailed Information Link:

https://www.criminallawdenver.com/juvenile-justice-law-school-scholarship/

American Psychological Association Graduate Student Scholarships

Award Amount: $1,000 to $5,000

Number of Awards: Not known

Deadline: June 30, 2018

Winner Announcement: Not known

Brief Description:

The American Psychological Association (APA) is excited to announce the “Graduate Student Scholarships”. Graduate students enrolled in an interim master’s program or doctoral program are eligible to apply. The purpose of the scholarship program is to assist graduate students of psychology with research costs associated with the master’s thesis or doctoral dissertation.

Host Institution:

The American Psychological Association is the largest scientific and professional organization of psychologists in the United States. The purpose of the APF Conflicts Policy is to set forth a policy statement regarding conflicts and to provide guidelines to protect the Foundation, its trustees, and its mission.

Eligibility:

To be eligible to apply for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Graduate students enrolled in an interim master’s program or doctoral program are eligible to apply.
  • If a student is currently enrolled in a terminal master’s program, the student must intend to enroll in a Ph.D. program.
  • Students at any stage of graduate study are encouraged to apply.

Instructions for Applying:

To apply, the candidates can enter online by submitting their email a new account through the given link: https://www.grantinterface.com/Home/Logon?urlkey=apa&

Supporting Documents:

Applicants are required to provide all of the following documents in order to be considered (use 12-point font):

  • A letter of recommendation (three-page maximum) from the nominee’s graduate research advisor, with an original On the online application form, there will be a space for you to enter your graduate advisor’s email address. He or she will receive a link to upload the letter.
  • A brief outline: The nominee’s thesis or dissertation research project (even if in progress) along with titles and abstracts. Outlines may be single or double-spaced, margin sizes are at the discretion of each applicant, and the outline may be followed by up to two additional pages of references.
  • A curriculum vitae and a transcript (an unofficial/student copy is acceptable) of all graduate coursework completed by the nominee.

Award Description:

The American Psychological Association will provide an award up to $1,000 to $5,000 for the winning candidates.

Detailed Information Link:

http://www.apa.org/apf/funding/cogdop.aspx?tab=3

Texas State University Transfer Achievement Scholarship

Award Amount: $500 to $2,000

Number of Awards: Not known

Deadline: March 1, 2018

Winner Announcement: Not known

Brief Description:

The Texas State University is inviting to the application for the “Transfer – Achievement Scholarship”. Transfer applicants who have earned transferable credit hours from a college or university and have been out of high school for at least one semester are eligible to apply. Transfer Achievement Scholarship will provide an award $500 to $2,000.

Host Institution:

Texas State University is a public research university located in San Marcos, Texas, United States. Established in 1899 as the Southwest Texas State Normal School.It is Provide the necessary services, resources, and infrastructure to support the university’s strategic direction.

Eligibility:

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

  • All applicants must have cumulative transfer GPA of 3.5.
  • Complete 24 minimum transferable hours.
  • Transferable hours must be posted high school credit hours at an accredited U.S. community college or two-year institution.

Instructions for Applying:

To apply, the applicant can submit an online application through the given link: http://www.txstate.edu/admissions#apply

Award Description:

Texas State University will provide award $500 to $2,000 for the deserving candidate.

Detailed Information Link:

http://www.finaid.txstate.edu/scholarships/transfer/achievement.html

Coolidge Presidential Scholarship Program

Award Amount: Covers a student’s tuition, room, board, and expenses

Number of Awards: Not known

Deadline: Wednesday, January 24, 2018, 5:00 PM EST

Winner Announcement: Not known

Brief Description:

The Calvin Coolidge Presidential Foundation is inviting the scholarship applications named as “Coolidge Presidential Scholarship”. The scholarship program is only open United States citizens or legal permanent residents currently attending high school abroad. It provides full-ride, presidential scholarship that covers a student’s tuition, room, board, and expenses for four years of undergraduate study.

Host Institution:

The Calvin Coolidge Presidential Foundation is the official foundation dedicated to preserving and promoting the legacy of America’s 30th president. The Foundation was formed in 1960 by a group of Coolidge enthusiasts, including John Coolidge, the president’s son.

Eligibility:

To be eligible to apply for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria:

  •  All applicants must enroll full-time at an accredited U.S. college or university as an undergraduate for the first time in fall 2019. That is to say, students in their junior year of high school, or the equivalent if homeschooled, are eligible to apply.
  • Applicants must be citizens or legal permanent residents of the United States of America at the time of application.
  • Applicants cannot be the immediate family member of any current employee or trustee of the Coolidge Scholars Program or the Calvin Coolidge Presidential Foundation.

Instructions for Applying:

To apply, the candidates can enter online by submitting their email through the given link: https://coolidgescholars.org/apply/

Supporting Documents:

  • You will include the first and last name of the applicant in the first paragraph of your letter.
  • You will7 include your full name at the end of the letter.
  • Please state how you know the applicant, for how long you’ve known the applicant, and in what capacity.
  • Your letter should be as specific as possible, providing relevant examples and other information that will be helpful to demonstrate to the Coolidge Scholars Program why the applicant is a worthy candidate.
  • Your letter should be no longer than 1,200 words in length.
  • Your letter may be submitted as either a PDF file or a Microsoft Word file.

Award Description:

The Coolidge Scholarship is an annually will provide students’ tuition, room, board, and expenses for four years of undergraduate study.

Detailed Information Link:

https://coolidgescholars.org/about/

LIU Post Best of High School Journalism Awards

Award Amount: Awards certificates and public recognition

Number of Awards: Not Known

Deadline: January 5, 2018

Winner Announcement: Not Known

Brief Description:

Are you passionate about journalism? Think your story might be the best of all the local high school journalists? Prove it! Enter the LIU Post Best of High School Journalism Awards provided by LIU Post Department of Communications And Film. Students who are currently enrolled high school sophomores, juniors or seniors (grades 10-12) can apply for the scholarship program. Award winners receive certificates and will become famous (well, at least on our social media pages, where winners will be featured).

Host Institution:

The Media Arts department at LIU Post offers majors and minors in broadcasting, gaming, journalism and public relations.

Eligibility:                          

Scholarship applicants must meet the following criteria

  • Currently enrolled high school sophomores, juniors or seniors (grades 10-12).
  • Participants in high school journalism, school newspaper, radio or TV stations.
  • Teachers/advisers may nominate students for awards or students can self-nominate.

Instructions for Applying:

Application form of the scholarship must be downloaded by the given link: http://www.liu.edu/CWPost/~/media/657B60602ED648E6BD7CB4E6DACA221C.ashx

Supporting Documents:

You will be required to submit the following:

  • You must submit a completed entry form and one copy of the article, video, or series of articles (as it/ they appeared in print/broadcast/on the web).
  • You may enter multiple categories but may only submit up to five entries for each category.
  • Entry must include the date of publication/broadcast on all items submitted.
  • Incomplete entries will be disqualified.
  • Submitted materials will not be returned and the judges in this competition will not offer any written critiques.
  • An independent panel of professional journalists and LIU Post professors will judge all entries.
  • Winners give LIU Post permission to reproduce and post their names, pictures, and entries on the

Submitting Details:

All entries must be received by regular mail (postmarked by January 5, 2018) or email to:

Professor Carolyn Levin
Department Communications & Film
LIU Post, Humanities Hall, Room 119A
720 Northern Blvd.,
Brookville, N.Y. 11548
Carolyn.Levin-at-liu.edu

Award Description:

All winners receive awards certificates and public recognition in the following categories.

  • Best High School Newspaper
  • Best Online Publication
  • Best News Story
  • Best Feature Story
  • Best Sports Story
  • Best Commentary/Editorial
  • Best News and Sports Photography

Detailed Information Link:

http://www.liu.edu/CWPost/HS-Journalism-Awards

Contact Information:

For additional information of the scholarship, you may visit liu.edu/hsja or contact Professor Carolyn Levin at 516-299-2660.

 

University of Mount Union Presidential Scholarship Program

Award Amount: $18,000

Number of Awards: Eight (8)

Deadline: January 1, 2018

Winner Announcement: Not Known

Brief Description:

Everyone deserves the opportunity to further their education hence the University of Mount Union provides opportunities to apply for its “Mount Union’s Presidential Scholarship Program”. The scholarship is open to any high school senior who has achieved an ACT score of at least 30 or an SAT score of at least 1390 (EBRW + Math). The mission of the University of Mount Union is to prepare students for fulfilling lives, meaningful work, and responsible citizenship.

Host Institution:

University of Mount Union was founded in 1846 by Orville Nelson Hartshorn as a place where men and women could be educated with equal opportunity, science would parallel the humanities, and there would be no distinction due to race, color, or sex.

Eligibility:

This scholarship program is applicable for:

  • Any high school senior who has achieved an ACT score of at least 30 or an SAT score of at least 1390 (EBRW + Math).
  • Applicants have earned a minimum grade point average of 3.75 is eligible to compete for the University of Mount Union’s Presidential Scholarships.

Instructions for Applying:

You can apply for the scholarship by the given link: https://admission.mountunion.edu/account/login?r=https%3a%2f%2fadmission.mountunion.edu%2fapply%2fstatus

Award Description:

Each winner will get Trustee Scholarship award amount up to $18,000.

Detailed Information Link:

http://www.mountunion.edu/presidential-scholarship

Contact Information:

If you have questions, contact the Office of Admission at (800) 334-6682 or (330) 823-2590. You may also email at admission-at-mountunion.edu.

BURGER KING Scholarship for High School Senior

Award Amount: $1,000 to $50,000

Number of Awards: Three (3)

Deadline: December 15, 2017

Winner Announcement: Not known

Brief Description:

BURGER KING McLamore Foundation is delighted to announce the scholarship program named as “BURGER KING Scholarship”. All candidates must have graduated from high school within the last three years or be a full-time student who is a senior at a high school or home school in the United States, Canada or Puerto Rico are eligible to apply. It will help students offset the cost of attending college or post-secondary vocational/technical school.

Host Institution:

Founded in 1953, Burger King (BK) is an American global chain of hamburger fast food restaurants. To provide a helping hand in times of need, Burger King Corporation established the BK℠ Family Fund for its employees in 2004.

Eligibility:

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

  • Applicants must be a citizen of the United States or Canada.
  • Applicants must have graduated from high school within the last three years or be a full-time student who is a senior at a high school or home school in the United States, Canada or Puerto Rico.
  • Applicants who are applying as a full-time freshman to a four-year accredited, college or university that is located in the United.
  • Applicants who have a cumulative unweighted grade point average GPA of at least 3.3.
  • Applicants who have a minimum ACT Composite score of 25 or a minimum combined SAT score of 1220.
  • Applicants who demonstrate an active leadership role in community service, athletics, and/or similar co-curricular activity (such as student government, team sports, fraternal life, etc).
  • Applicants who demonstrate substantial work experience.

Instructions for Applying:

To apply, the applicant can submit an online application by the register or log in through the given link: https://www.scholarsapply.org/burgerkingscholars/

Award Description:

BURGER KING McLamore Foundation will provide an award of $1,000 to $50,000. The awards are intended to help students offset the cost of attending college or post-secondary vocational/technical school.

Detailed Information Link:

https://bkmclamorefoundation.org/who-we-are/programs/burger-king-scholars-program/

MarketResearch.com Scholarship Program

Award Amount: $1,000

Number of Awards: One (1)

Deadline: December 1, 2017

Winner Announcement: Not Known

Brief Description:

Are you interested in the field of market research? At MarketResearch.com there is a scholarship opportunity available for you named as “Market Research Scholarship”. Those students who are currently enrolled in an undergraduate, graduate or accredited community college program in the United States are invited to apply. The scholarship support and encourages you to achieve your education goal.

Host Institution:

MarketResearch.com is the most comprehensive collection of market intelligence products and services on the Web. MarketResearch.com has been selected by Inc. 5000 Magazine as one of America’s fastest-growing private companies. They will help you refine search parameters, locate the full range of available reports, review the scope and methodology of the reports you choose, and give you informed and objective advice to ensure that you are making the right research purchase decision.

Eligibility:

The list eligibility criteria are given below:

  • Any student currently enrolled in an undergraduate, graduate, or accredited community college program in the United States.
  • First-year college students who are high school graduates (or possess a GED) are welcome to apply.
  • The candidate must be able to show proof of admission or attendance (e.g., a transcript or acceptance letter) at an accredited educational program, as stated above.
  • The scholarship candidate must be in good academic standing, with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above.
  • The candidate must have a strong interest in marketing and/or information sciences, and be pursuing a degree or certification related to these industries.

Supporting Documents:

  • An updated resume or C.V.
  • A current unofficial transcript from the candidate’s college.
  • In order to apply all applicants need to write a 1000 words essay addressing the following:
  1. In your opinion, what are the biggest challenges that market researchers and data scientists will face in the future?
  2. What are some potential ways to confront these challenges?
  3. What will be the role of marketing professionals and business analysts in the future as information becomes more accessible to the general public?

Submitting Details:

All materials must be sent to the following email address scholarships-at-marketresearch.com.

Award Description:

A onetime $1,000 scholarship will be awarded to the winning candidates.

Detailed Information Link:

https://www.marketresearch.com/scholarship

Iowa State University CHS Undergraduate Scholarships

Award Amount: Varies

Number of Awards: 100

Deadline: December 5 at 11:59 p.m. CST

Winner Announcement: April 15, 2018

Brief Description:

The Iowa State University of Science and Technology is excited to announce the “Undergraduate Scholarships”. The scholarship is given for those applicants who continue to be enrolled in the College of Human Sciences. The aim of this scholarship is to help of student pay for school and other learning opportunities

Host Institution:

The Iowa State University of Science and Technology is a public flagship land-grant and space-grant research university located in Ames, Iowa, United States. It helps move discoveries to market, has launched numerous start-up companies, including some that are recognized worldwide for ingenuity and major contributions.

Eligibility:

To be eligible for a scholarship, you must continue to be enrolled in the College of Human Sciences.

Instructions for Applying:

To apply, the candidates can enter online by submitting their email or create a new account through the given link: https://request.hs.iastate.edu/scholarships/

Supporting Documents:

To apply, complete the following steps to submit your application:

Letters of recommendation are required for incoming freshmen and transfer students, to make an online request for a letter of recommendation, and to see the status of your recommendation.

  • Incoming freshmen (direct from high school) need two letters of recommendation.
  • Incoming transfer students need two letters of recommendation.
  • Continuing students do not need letters of recommendation.

Award Description:

  • The amount of the award is based on your anticipated graduation date.
  • This amount will be split equally and credited to your university account during the fall and spring semesters.

Detailed Information Link:

https://www.hs.iastate.edu/scholarships-and-financial-aid/chs-undergrad-application/

Contact Information:

If you have any questions, contact by phone: 515-294-2820 or email: dmosher-at-iastate.edu.

Tennessee Technological University Tech Transfer Pride Scholarship

Award Amount: $500 per year

Number of Awards: Not known

Deadline:  December 15, 2017

Winner Announcement: Not known

Brief Description:

Tennessee Technological University is excited to announce the “Tech Transfer Pride Scholarship”. The program is open to those students who  enrolled at a Tennessee Board of Regents community college with at least a 3.25 transferable cumulative college GPA. All students should complete the goals statement and career plans essays in Scholar Web.

Host Institution:

Founded in 1915, Tennessee Technological University is an accredited public university located in Cookeville. The University also provides strong programs in the arts and sciences, business, education, agriculture and human ecology, nursing, music, art and interdisciplinary studies.

Eligibility:

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

  • Applicants must be transferable cumulative college GPA at least a 3.25.
  • Applicants must have recently completed a significant amount of coursework at a Tennessee Board of Regents community college are eligible to apply.
  • It is renewable if the student maintains 12 credit hours each semester with a 3.00 overall GPA.

Instructions for Applying:

You can sign up into Eagle Online through the given link to apply for the scholarship: https://tturedss1.tntech.edu/pls/PROD/twbkwbis.P_GenMenu?name=homepage

Supporting Documents:

Applicants are required to provide all of the following documents in order to be considered:

  • Official Transcripts from any institutions you have previously attended.
  • FAFSA (completed by December 15, used for consideration for need-based scholarships).
  • Any required recommendations (must be received in Scholar Web by December 15).
  • All students should complete the goals statement and career plans essays in Scholar Web.

Award Description:

Tennessee Technological University will provide an award up to $500 per year for the selected candidates.

Detailed Information Link:

https://www.tntech.edu/em/scholarships/admissionsdepartmental

Insureon Small Business Scholarships

Award Amount: $2,500 

Number of Awards: Not Known

Deadline: November 30, 2017

Winner Announcement: Not Known

What is your favorite small business and why? Tell your small business story, and you could win a $2,500 scholarship! Enter into this amazing scholarship program named as “Small Business Scholarships” sponsored by Insureonis. The current undergraduate student enrolled in a 2 or 4 years public or private college or university in the United States and the District of Columbia full-time for an academic school year are invited to apply.

Host Institution:

Insureon is an online insurance agency headquartered in Chicago. Launched in 2011, Insureon built a FinTech platform that gives small-business owners access to property and casualty insurance quotes from multiple carriers and allows them to manage their policies.

Eligibility:

Learn more about this scholarship program:

  • Open to any citizen and/or resident of the United States, the District of Columbia and its territories and possessions.
  • The current undergraduate student enrolled in a 2- or 4-year public or private college or university located in the United States and the District of Columbia full-time for an academic school year.

Instructions for Applying:

If you are interested to apply you can check the given link: http://www.insureon.com/insureonu/small-business-scholarship#official-rules

Supporting Documents:

You will be required to submit the following:

  • Your first and last name.
  • Your email address.
  • Your permanent mailing address.
  • Your date of birth.
  • The university you’ll attend in the semester following the semester of application.
  • Your area of study and anticipated college graduation date.
  • The name of the small business you have experience with.
  • The industry the small business belongs to.
  • The number of employees who work in the small business.
  • The small business’s website (optional).
  • A photo of the applicant with the small business or photo of the applicant that represents the nature of the small business (for Facebook App purposes).
  • In order to apply applicants must write an essay (500 – 750 words) on the topic outlined in the current submission period.

Award Description:

Each winner will receive a one-time scholarship check of $2,500 to be used for future educational expenses.

Detailed Information Link:

http://www.insureon.com/insureonu/small-business-scholarship

Alaska Pacific University Scholarship

Award Amount: $5,000

Number of Awards: Not Known

Deadline: December 1, 2017 

Winner Announcement: Not Known

Brief Description:

Thinking about going back to school? Now’s the time! You are encouraged to apply for this “Alaska Pacific University Scholarship” sponsored by Alaska Pacific University. All employees of the Alaska Tribal Health System (ATHS), as well as dependents of those employees for spring 2018 enrollment, are invited to apply for the scholarship. The mission of the university is to provide mentorship, internships and financial support for current students as well as other alumni.

Host Institution:

Alaska Pacific University is a small liberal arts college located in Anchorage, Alaska, that emphasizes experiential and active learning. Its mission is a leading active learning community igniting personal passion, self-discovery, and deep learning.

Eligibility:

The scholarship is open to all employees of the Alaska Tribal Health System (ATHS) as well as dependents of those employees for spring 2018 enrollment.

Instructions for Applying:

All interested applicants can go through the given link to apply online for the scholarship: https://anthc.org/apuscholarship/

Award Description:

  • 50% discount on tuition costs for new undergraduate and graduate employees seeking degrees in Counseling Psychology (Bachelors Master’s and Doctorate); Creative and Professional Writing (BA); Marine and Environmental Sciences (BS); Outdoor Studies (BA); Sustainability Studies (BA); Health Services Administration Concentration (MBA); and Outdoor and Environmental Education (MS)
  • 25% discount on tuition costs for new enrollments of employees in professional studies, including Liberal Studies (BA); Master of Arts Program (MA); Alaska Native Governance (BA); Business Administration (AA); Business Administration and Management (BA); Master of Business Administration (MBA); Strategic Leadership (MBA); Information and Communication Technology (MBA); Graduate Studies in Innovation, Creativity, and Entrepreneurship (certificate); Graduate Studies in Investments (certificate); and Accelerated Business Administration and Management/Master of Business Administration (BA, MBA)

Detailed Information Link:

http://anthc.org/scholarship-opportunities/

Kandi Cares School Assistance Scholarship Program

Award Amount: Tuition, housing, books, or other school-related expenses

Number of Awards: Not Known

Deadline: December 11, 2017

Winner Announcement: Not Known

Brief Description:

If you are single parents and kids from single-parent households, you have a chance to apply for this “Kandi Cares School Assistance Program”. Full-Time Student (must be registered in an Academic Institution by the date of application) and have GPA of 3.3 are eligible to apply. Kandi Cares Foundation is continuing their support of single parents and kids from single-parent households.

Host Institution:

Kandi Cares is dedicated to providing Education, Empowerment & Enrichment to the lives of single parents, and children who are the product of single parent homes.

Eligibility:

Please see the basic entry requirements below

  • Full-time student (must be registered in an academic institution by the date of application)
  • Applicants must have a minimum GPA of 3.3
  • Applicants must be a single parent or child of a single parent home
  • Exhibit strong leadership and community involvement
  • Exhibit financial need

Supporting Documents:

The scholarship recipient’s school must provide:

  • Verification of Enrollment in Academic Institution
  • Two Letters of Recommendation
  • Essay (Maximum of 500 Words)
  • Resume
  • Current Transcript

Submitting Details:

All application material and document must be set to scholarship-at-kandicares.org.

Award Description:

A one-time scholarship for tuition, housing, books, or other school-related expenses to selected applicants attending a tuition-based high school, college or vocational/trade school.

Detailed Information Link:

http://kandicares.org/school-assistance-program/

Church.org GoServe Leadership Scholarship

Award Amount: $1,500

Number of Awards: Not Known

Deadline: December 1, 2017

Winner Announcement: Not Known

Brief Description:

There is an opportunity for college students to be rewarded for serving globally or locally in helping change the world through this “GoServe Leadership Scholarshipprovided by Church.org. College student or prospective college student (currently applying) globally are welcome to apply for the scholarship program. The purpose of Church.org to help orchestrate a community centered around loving Jesus and loving people.

Host Institution:

Church.org is a multipurpose online community that takes to heart the verse
from one man he created all the nations throughout the whole earth. He decided beforehand when they should rise and fall and he determined their boundaries.

Eligibility:

To receive the scholarship, a beneficiary must:

  • Must be a current college student or prospective college student (currently applying).
  • Must serve locally, nationally, or globally.

How to Apply:

Instructions for Applying online application must be submitted by the given link: https://www.church.org/scholarship/

Supporting Documents:

  • Submit a photo or short video (must be public and shareable via YouTube, Vimeo, Facebook, or Instagram) showcasing your service experience. Media content should show you doing the following:
  • Do something to help your local community or global community.
  • Do something to show the power of working together.

Award Description:

The successful applicant will receive the sum of $1,500.

Detailed Information Link:

https://www.church.org/scholarship/

Krist Law Firm P.C. National Scholarship

Award Amount: $10,000

Number of Awards: Not Known

Deadline: March 31st, 2018

Winner Announcement: April 30th, 2018

Brief Description:

Houston maritime lawyer of Krist Law Firm is glad to announce its annual scholarship program named as “The Krist Law Firm, P.C. National Scholarship”. The scholarship is open to those students who are accepted to or currently enrolled in an accredited college, university, or graduate program within the United States. The scholarship provides the fund to students to accomplish their educational goals and prepare for future career aspirations.

Host Institution:

The Krist Law Firm, P.C. provides legal representation and legal advice to clients throughout the State of Texas. Since 1968, our law firm has earned the respect of some of the world’s most unshakable institutions through its perseverance, courage and absolute ethical integrity. This is one law firm you won’t find on TV or in your mailbox.

Eligibility:

All Scholarship applicants must be:

  • Be a United States citizen or permanent resident.
  • Be accepted to or currently enrolled in an accredited college, university, or graduate program within the United States.
  • Have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher.
  • Demonstrate good character and high initiative.

Instructions for Applying:

Supporting Documents:

  • A current high school, college, or graduate school transcript. (Unofficial copies are acceptable).
  • A letter of recommendation from a teacher/faculty member.
  • Additionally, include a brief personal statement as to why you deserve to receive this scholarship and in what way it will further impact your education. Applicants are highly encouraged to speak from the heart.
  • Applicants need to submit a typed essay of 300-500 words about a time when you faced a significant ethical dilemma. What was the situation and what did you do?

Submitting Details:

All completed application and required materials send in PDF format by e-mail to scholarship-at-houstoninjurylawyer.com.

Award Description:

An individual student will receive scholarship award up to over $10,000.

Detailed Information Link:

https://www.houstoninjurylawyer.com/the-krist-law-firm-national-scholarship/

Contact Information:

Have any question, you can ask via email to scholarship-at-houstoninjurylawyer.com

HomeAdvisor Inc Skilled Labor Shortage Scholarship

Award Amount: $5,000

Number of Awards: Three (3)

Deadline: December 15, 2017 at 11:59 p.m. MT

Winner Announcement: Not Known

Brief Description:

Win a $5,000 Scholarship! HomeAdvisor Inc. is inviting applications for the scholarship contest termed as “Skilled Labor Shortage Scholarship” for those students who can devise a creative solution to America’s skilled labor crisis.  The scholarship is open to persons aged 18 years of age or older who are legal U.S. residents, and who have been accepted to, or are enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program at any college, university or trade school.

Host Institution:

HomeAdvisor is a digital marketplace that connects homeowners with prescreened, local service professionals to complete home improvement, maintenance and remodeling projects. HomeAdvisor, launched as ServiceMagic, was founded in 1998 by Rodney Rice and Michael Beaudoin who were part of the founding management team of Einstein Bros Bagels.

Eligibility:

To be eligible, the student must possess

  • High school seniors who’ve been accepted to a college or trade school
  • Students currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program at an accredited college, university or trade school in the United States
  • Contest is open to persons aged 18 years of age or older who are legal U.S. residents

Instructions for Applying:

To enter the Contest, entrants must submit an essay of at least 1,000 words, but no more than 2,000 words (“Essay”), on the following topic: Solving the trade labor shortage issue in the US (“Topic”). Essays must answer the following questions:

  • What would be your strategy for solving the labor shortage?
  • What would you do to encourage others to attend a trade school instead of a four-year college?

Submitting Details:

Applicant must submit essay to scholarship-at-homeadvisor.com.

Award Description:

Three HomeAdvisor Elite Pros will select to receive $5,000.

Detailed Information Link:

https://www.homeadvisor.com/r/scholarships/