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/

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.

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.

 

The Kaiser Permanente Healthcare Career Scholarship

Award Amount: Scholarship range $5,000 to $10,000

Number of Awards: Not Known

Deadline: December 6, 2017

Winner Announcement: Not Known

Brief Description:

Are you ever wondering to become a healthcare professional? Then you have a chance to apply for this “The Kaiser Permanente Healthcare Career Scholarship” that provided by Kaiser Permanente. High school seniors and college sophomores who have previously received the Kaiser Permanente Health Care Career Scholarship as high school seniors are eligible to apply. The Kaiser Permanente Health Care Career Scholarship Program aims to empower healthier communities.

Host Institution:

Founded in 1945, Kaiser Permanente is an integrated managed care consortium, based in Oakland, California, United States. Kaiser Permanente is made up of three distinct but interdependent groups of entities: the Kaiser Foundation Health Plan, Inc. and its regional operating subsidiaries, Kaiser Foundation Hospitals, and the regional Permanente Medical Groups.

Eligibility:

  • Eligibility requirements for high school seniors who are graduating in spring 2018
  1. Applicants must be high school seniors who are graduating in spring
  2. Applicants must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale weighted.
  3. Applicants are planning to pursue an education and career in an approved human healthcare field are eligible to apply.
  4. Applicants must reside in the Kaiser Permanente Northwest service area and attend an eligible high school.
  5. Applicants must be enrolled at a U.S. accredited college or university as a full-time, degree or certificate-seeking the first-year student in fall 2018.
  • Eligibility requirements for college sophomores who previously received the Kaiser Permanente Health Care Career Scholarship as high school seniors in 2016
  1. Applicants are currently enrolled full-time in college pursuing a course of study leading to a human healthcare career.
  2. Applicants must have a minimum cumulative college GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.
  3. Applicants must be enrolled in their third year of full-time undergraduate study in fall 2018 at a U.S. accredited college or university in continued pursuit of a human healthcare

Instructions for Applying:

To apply, the candidates can enter online by submitting their email or create a new account through the given link: https://kaiser-scholarship.fluidreview.com/

Award Description:

  • Scholarships in higher amounts of $5,000 or $10,000 are offered to the most qualified applicants from across all eligible high schools and are split into two equal payments.
  • The majority of scholarships are for $2,000.

Detailed Information Link:

https://kaiser-scholarship.fluidreview.com/

Contact Information:

If you have questions, you can contact the Program Manager at 503-813-3992 or kpnw-scholarships-at-kp.org.

RTDNA Carole Simpson Scholarship

Award Amount: $2,000

Number of Awards: Not Known

Deadline: January 15, 2018

Winner Announcement: Not Known

Brief Description:

The Radio Television Digital News Association (RTDNA) is pleased to offer “The Carole Simpson Scholarship”.  Sophomores, juniors or seniors who are pursuing careers in radio, television or digital journalism at the time the scholarship is awarded, are invited to apply. The scholarship is designed to encourage and help minority students to overcome hurdles along their career path in electronic journalism.

Host Institution:

The Radio Television Digital News Association (RTDNA), formerly the Radio-Television News Directors Association (RTNDA), is a United States-based membership organization of radio, television, and online news directors, producers, executives, reporters, students, and educators.

Eligibility:

To be eligible for this scholarship, the applicant must:

  • Students who will be sophomores, juniors or seniors at the time the scholarship is awarded, pursuing careers in radio, television, or digital journalism.
  • Winners must be officially enrolled, full-time sophomores or above in good standing when scholarships are awarded.
  • Students may apply for only one RTDNF scholarship, and past RTDNF scholarship winners are not eligible.

Instructions for Applying:

The online application must be completed by the given link:

http://rtdna.site-ym.com/?page=rtdnfapplication&_ga=2.169300897.129808970.1510738661-150833322.1510738661

Supporting Documents:

Complete the online application forms, including:

  • Contact information
  • Experience
  • URL links to 3-5 work samples
  • Cover letter
  • Resume
  • Letter of recommendation

Award Description:

The recipient of the Carole Simpson Scholarship will receive $2,000 and an invitation to the Excellence in Journalism conference.

Detailed Information Link:

https://www.rtdna.org/content/scholarships

UNCF Montgomery County Scholarship

Award Amount: Varies

Number of Awards: Not Known

Deadline: December 1, 2017

Winner Announcement: Not Known

Brief Description:

The United Negro College Fund (UNCF) is pleased to offer scholarship program termed as “Montgomery County Scholarship”. The scholarship is open to college sophomores, juniors, and seniors, who are permanent residents of Montgomery County. UNCF’s mission is to build a robust and nationally-recognized pipeline of under-represented students who, because of UNCF support, become highly-qualified college graduates.

Host Institution:

The United Negro College Fund (UNCF) also known as the United Fund, is an American philanthropic organization that funds scholarships for black students and general scholarship funds for 37 private historically black colleges and universities.

Eligibility:

 To be considered for the scholarship the candidate must:

  • Minimum cumulative 2.5-grade point average.
  • Applicants must be U.S. Citizen, U.S. national or permanent resident.
  • Applicants must be College Sophomore, College Junior, College Senior.
  • The student must be enrolled in 4-Year Colleges, HBCUs.

Instructions for Applying:

Interested applicants must sign in to apply for the given link:

https://scholarships.uncf.org/Account/LogOn

Award Description:

The award amount of the scholarship varies.

Detailed Information Link:

https://scholarships.uncf.org/Program/Details/54e42e7c-dd98-439a-8b0f-56f271167de7

Contact Information:

Have any questions you can ask Pia Holland at pia.holland-at-Uncf.org

Udall Undergraduate Scholarship Program

Award Amount: $7,000 each

Number of Awards: Fifty (50)

Deadline: March 8, 2018

Winner Announcement: Not Known

Brief Description:

The Morris K. Udall and Stewart L. Udall Foundation would like to announce “Udall Undergraduate Scholarship”. Sophomore or junior-level college student at a two-year or four-year accredited institution of higher education in the United States, pursuing a bachelor‘s or associate’s degree during the 2017-2018 academic year are invited to apply. The Udall Foundation’s programs promote leadership, education, collaboration, and conflict resolution in the areas of environment, public lands, and natural resources in order to strengthen Native nations.

Host Institution:

The Morris K. Udall and Stewart L. Udall Foundation is an Executive Branch office of the United States Government. The foundation was established by the Congress in 1992 to honor Morris Udall’s thirty years of service in the House of Representatives.

Eligibility:

You are encouraged to apply if you are

  • Sophomore or junior-level college student at a two-year or four-year accredited institution of higher education in the United States, pursuing a bachelor’s or associate’s degree during the 2017-2018 academic year.
  • Applicants will be pursuing a bachelor’s degree full-time during the 2018-2019 academic year; and
  • Applicants must be a U.S. citizen, U.S. national, or U.S. permanent resident.

Instructions for Applying:

Interested applicants must download the application form from the given link: https://udall.gov/documents/word/SampleScholarshipApplication.doc

Supporting Documents:

  • In order to be eligible for the scholarship, applicants must write an 800-word essay on a speech, legislative act, book, or public policy statement by either Morris K. Udall or Stewart L. Udall and its impact on your interests and goals.
  • Transcripts for all college coursework.
  • Three letters of recommendation that speak to your leadership, public service and academic achievements.

Award Description:

  • The financial aspect of the Udall Scholarship can be used toward tuition, fees, books and supplies, and room and board.
  • It can be used to cover these expenses at an institution other than your home institution, with additional documentation.

Detailed Information Link:

https://udall.gov/OurPrograms/Scholarship/Scholarship.aspx

Scarlett Family Foundation College Scholarship Program

Award Amount: $15,000

Number of Awards: Not Known

Deadline: 11:59pm, December 15, 2017

Winner Announcement: Not Known

Brief Description:

The Scarlett Family Foundation is pleased to offer a “College Scholarship Program” to high school seniors and college freshmen, sophomores. The students who are pursuing a business or STEM approved degree at a 4 year, non-profit college or university are eligible to apply. The programs providing comprehensive after-school academic support such as tutoring, mentoring and college-access have also benefited from Foundation support.

Host Institution:

The Foundation provides a broad range of financial support from college scholarships to education grants in middle Tennessee. The Scarlett Family Foundation was established in 2005 with the sole focus of providing college scholarships to middle Tennessee students who were pursuing a business degree. Since the first awards were announced in 2006, the foundation has awarded over $3.8M in scholarships.

Eligibility:

To be eligible, the student must possess

  • Graduated high school (or GED) from one of the eligible counties.
  • You can check the eligible counties by the given link: https://www.scarlettfoundation.org/files/2736/File/COUNTIES%20website%202015.pdf
  • Demonstrate financial need via 1040 tax return.
  • GPA of 2.5 or higher.
  • Pursuing a business or STEM approved degree at a 4 year, non-profit college or university.
  • Planning to enroll full-time in the fall of 2018.
  • Any student on academic probation will lose the award for the next 2 semesters.

Instructions for Applying:

Applicants must sign up through the given link to apply for the scholarship: https://aim.applyists.net/Account/LogOn?ReturnUrl=%2fSFFS

Supporting Documents:

The applicants must submit the following documents along with the application:

  • Positive academic performance as evidenced by the student’s transcript Recipient’s full-time status
  • Continued demonstration of financial need
  • Cost of the college/university where the student is enrolled

Award Description:

The award amount of the scholarship is $15,000 per academic year.

Detailed Information Link:

https://www.scarlettfoundation.org/Scholarships/

Contact Information:

For additional information regarding the scholarship program, you can email to ISTS at contact contactus—at-applyists.com.

Student Veterans of America Scholarship Program

Award Amount: $10,000

Number of Awards: Five (5)

Deadline: November 6, 2017, at noon 12:00 PM EST

Winner Announcement: Not Known

Brief Description:

Student Veterans of America (SVA) in the partnership with Raytheon would like to announce “SVA Scholarship”. You must be entering their sophomore, junior or senior year of undergraduate study, or be enrolled in a graduate program for the 2017-2018 academic year to apply for the scholarship. At the individual level, SVA empowers veterans to be informed consumers of higher education and make the most of the transition to civilian life.

Host Institution:

Student Veterans of America (SVA), is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization focused on addressing the needs and concerns of American military veterans in higher education. SVA is best known for being an umbrella organization for student veterans’ groups that advocates for improvements in veterans educational benefits. Its efforts, combined with other veterans’ service organizations, led to passage of the Post-9/11 Veterans Educational Assistance Act of 2008

Eligibility:

All Scholarship applicants must be:

  • Be entering their sophomore, junior or senior year of undergraduate study, or be enrolled in a graduate program for the 2017-2018 academic year.
  • Be attending full-time at an accredited four-year university in the United States
  • Be pursuing an engineering degree or a degree in a closely related field, as listed below
  • Demonstrate a commitment to and passion for their chosen field of study
  • Demonstrate leadership and engagement in their community
  • Be a current student veteran, as proven by a DD 214 and transcript
  • Have received an honorable discharge, or be in good standing with his/her branch of service

Instructions for Applying:

If you are interested in applying for the fellowship you can check the given link:

https://studentveterans.az1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_0rcYBkY6nZSc11P

Supporting Documents:

  • Current Resume or Curriculum Vitae (CV)
  • Unofficial copy of current university transcript updated for the most recently completed semester
  • One letter of reference from a professor, adviser or supervisor
  • Responses to the 2 essay questions
  • DD 214, Certificate of Discharge

To be eligible for the fellowship applicant must write a maximum of 300-500 words essay. You must response responses in your essay to the 2 essay questions given below:

What sparked your interest in your chosen field of study? What do you hope to accomplish with your degree?  In your answer, please describe how your experiences have influenced the goals you have for yourself.

  • Please provide 1-2 examples of how you have demonstrated leadership.  Explain how you were influential and what you were trying to achieve.  These need not be demonstrated through formal or traditional leadership roles.  Think broadly and examine the many ways you are having an effect on the members of your technical community, your chapter, your university, or your broader community.

Submitting Details:

All materials, including transcript, must be addressed to the address given below:

Student Veterans of America c/o

Raytheon-SVA Scholarship Committee

1012 14th Street NW, Suite 1200,

Washington D.C. 20005

Award Description:

The program provides five scholarships of $10,000 each.

Detailed Information Link:

http://studentveterans.org/programs/scholarships?layout=edit&id=16

Contact Information:

Have any query you can contact to SVA team member at (202) 223-4710.

EF Global Classroom Foundation Global Citizen Scholarship

Award Amount: Recipients will join peers from across the country on a July 2018 journey to Berlin, Germany

Number of Awards: Not Known

Deadline: November 1, 2017

Winner Announcement: December 18th, 2017

Brief Description:

EF Global Classroom Foundation is glad to announce a “Global Citizen Scholarship” opportunity for the student. This Global Citizen Scholarship is open to U.S. residents ages 13 or older at the time of entry who are current freshmen, sophomores, or juniors in high school. EF’s Global Citizen Scholarship gives you the opportunity to bring your innovative ideas to life, both abroad and at home.

Host Institution:

Since the groundbreaking in September of 2016, a team of Japanese consultants has been assessing the site, processing plans and training local Nepalese workers in the building of technologically advanced structures at Shree Jalapa Devi. The technology being employed is called SRF – Super Reinforcement with Flexibility. It has taken a few months to put these plans into practice – as this technology is at the forefront of earthquake-resistant structural rebuilding.

Eligibility:

Candidates for the program must demonstrate the following:

  • Applicants must be U.S. residents ages 13 or older at the time of entry who are current freshmen, sophomores, or juniors in high school.
  • Employees, directors, officers, and principals of EF Institute for Cultural Exchange, Inc., its subsidiaries, affiliates, contractors, agents and members of their immediate families or households are not eligible to participate.

Instructions for Applying:

Applicants can apply for the scholarship through the given link: http://2018globalcitizencampaign.hscampaigns.com/#enter-now\

Submitting Details:

Award Description:

  • Recipients will join peers from across the country on a July 2018 journey to Berlin, Germany to explore the topic of the Influence of Technology on Society.
  • EF reserves the right to adjust tour destinations and details as needed. In order to participate on the tour to Europe, all recipients must complete the EF Educational Tours application which includes a Release and Agreement.
  • Scholarship recipients will be expected to participate in a variety of pre/post tour activities to prepare for the scholarship experience.
  • EF reserves the right to disqualify any recipient prior to the tour if they do not continue to exemplify the qualities of a Global Citizen or if, in EF’s sole discretion, their participation on the tour would no longer be appropriate.
  • Travelers will be required to obtain their own travel documentation, including but not limited to a passport and any applicable visa.

Detailed Information Link:

https://www.eftours.com/global-citizen

Boston College AVH Traveling Fellowship

Award Amount: $3,000

Number of Awards: Not Known

Deadline: March 28, 2018

Winner Announcement: Not Known

Brief Description:

Boston College is pleased to introduce you a fellowship program termed as “AVH Traveling Fellowship”. Boston College sophomores and juniors who have a grade point average of 3.0 or greater are eligible to apply for the fellowship program. The purpose of this award is to prepare Boston College students for leadership in the United States and the world at large by enriching their personal and educational development through travel.

Host Institution:

Boston College (also referred to as BC) is a private Jesuit Catholic research university located in the affluent village of Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts, United States, 6 miles (9.7 km) west of downtown Boston. It has 9,100 full-time undergraduates and almost 5,000 graduate students. The university’s name reflects its early history as a liberal arts college and preparatory school (now Boston College High School) in Dorchester.

Eligibility:

Boston College sophomores and juniors who have a grade point average of 3.0 or greater are invited to apply.

Instructions for Applying:

You will be required to submit the following:

  • Submit a 500-word summary of her/his study abroad experience
  • Submit a final paper (a minimum of 10-15 double-spaced pages)
  • Participate/present at BC’s Undergraduate Research Symposium
  • Participate in the AVH Traveling Fellowship Award Ceremony
  • Be available to prospective AVH applicants to answer general questions about the application process.

Submitting Details:

Completed application packets submitted by March 28, 2018, at the address given below:

Amanda V. Houston Traveling Fellowship Committee
c/o African and African Diaspora Studies Program (AADS)
Lyons Hall 301
Boston College

Award Description:

The fellowship provides up to $3000 toward domestic or international travel, including transportation, lodging, meals and research-related expenses.

Detailed Information Link:

http://www.bc.edu/schools/cas/aads/resources/avh.html

Contact Information:

For further questions please contact Richard Paul at paulri-at-bc.edu.

NBCUniversal/LNESC Scholarship

Award Amount: $50,000

Number of Awards: Ten (10)

Deadline: November 6, 2017

Winner Announcement: Not Known

Brief Description:

The NBCUniversal/LNESC is pleased to be able to offer “The NBCUniversal/LNESC Scholarship”. The purpose of LNESC is to implement education and leadership programs that narrow the opportunity gap for America’s disadvantaged youth. The scholarship program is intended to assist and encourage outstanding Latino students with an interest in the media and entertainment industry pursue a bachelor’s degree at a U. S. post-secondary institution.

Host Institution:

LULAC National Educational Service Centers, Inc. (LNESC) is a 501 (c) (3) national non-profit organization established in 1973. As the educational arm of LULAC (League of United Latin American Citizens, the nation’s oldest Hispanic civil rights organization), LNESC is uniquely prepared to initiate programs aimed at meeting the academic and social needs of its target communities.

Eligibility:

To be eligible for this scholarship, you must:

  • Must be a college sophomore or junior enrolled full-time in an accredited college or university.
  • Must be at least 18 years of age or older.
  • Must have a cumulative grade point average of at least 3.0 on a 4.0 scale or the equivalent.
  • Must be a U. S. Citizen or Legal Permanent Resident.
  • Must have an interest in the media and entertainment industry; all majors are welcome.

Instructions for Applying:

Interested applicants must complete the application through the given link:

https://www.lnesc.org/

Award Description:

  • The NBCUniversal/LNESC Scholarship Program will award ten (10) $5,000 national scholarships.
  • The scholarship award of $5,000 will be divided into two equal disbursements of $2,500 made in the fall and spring.

Detailed Information Link:

https://www.lnesc.org/nbcuniversal-scholarship

Radio Television Digital News Association Mike Reynolds Scholarship

Award Amount: $1,000

Number of Awards: Not Known

Deadline: January 15, 2018

Winner Announcement: Not Known

Brief Description:

The Radio Television Digital News Association (RTDNA) Foundation is glad to announce “Mike Reynolds Scholarship”.  Students who will be sophomores, juniors or seniors at the time the scholarship is awarded, pursuing careers in radio, television, or digital journalism are eligible to apply. The scholarship is dedicated to the news business, strong interest in pursuing a career in electronic journalism and a demonstrated need for financial assistance.

Host Institution:

RTDNF, a 501 (c) 3 educational foundation, was created to help RTDNA members embody and uphold the standards of ethical journalism and promote leadership in the newsroom. RTDNF offers the broadcast and digital news community professional development opportunities, an open forum for the discussion of ethics, assistance with the development of leadership skills, support of First Amendment issues and the exchange of ideas and perspectives from broadcast and digital journalists worldwide. The Foundation also provides scholarships and fellowships to aspiring and early-career broadcast and digital journalists.

Eligibility:

To be eligible, the student must possess

  • Students who will be sophomores, juniors or seniors at the time the scholarship is awarded, pursuing careers in radio, television, or digital journalism
  • Winners must be officially enrolled, full-time sophomores or above in good standing when scholarships are awarded
  • Students may apply for only one RTDNF scholarship, and past RTDNF scholarship winners are not eligible.

Instructions for Applying:

Applications must be completed by the given link:

http://rtdna.site-ym.com/?page=rtdnfapplication&_ga=2.47733159.1877301795.1508303797-1345502958.1508303797

Supporting Documents:

To complete your application, please submit the following supporting documents:

  • Complete the online application form, including:
  1. Contact information
  2. Experience
  3. URL links to 3-5 work samples

Work samples should be broadcast (television/radio) or online news pieces

Work samples should be uploaded to a host site like YouTube, Vimeo, SoundCloud, etc.

  • Upload the supplemental materials:
  1. Cover letter

Discuss your current and past journalism experience

Describe how you intend to use the funds

Discuss your choice to pursue a career in journalism

Addressed to RTDNF Scholarship Committee

  • Resume
  • Letter of recommendation
  1. From a professor, advisor, or supervisor
  2. Addressed to RTDNF Scholarship Committee

Award Description:

The recipient of the scholarship will receive $1,000 and an invitation to the Excellence in Journalism conference.

Detailed Information Link:

http://rtdna.org/content/mike_reynolds_journalism_scholarship

Eastern Mennonite University Honors Scholarship

Award Amount: $72,000 ($18,000per year over four years)

Number of Awards: Not known

Deadline: November 1, 2017

Winner Announcement: Not known

Brief Description:

The Eastern Mennonite University is excited to announce the Honors Scholarship. To eligible, the program is an offer to first-year students at the time of acceptance into EMU who maintain a GPA of 3.6 and opt into the program their sophomore year. it is highly selective and is awarded on the basis of academic performance in high school, SAT or ACT scores and demonstrated leadership potential.

Host Institution:

Eastern Mennonite University (EMU) is a private liberal arts university in the Shenandoah Valley of the U.S. state of Virginia, affiliated with one of the historic peace churches, the Mennonite Church USA. Its 97-acre (390,000 m2) main campus is located near Harrisonburg, Virginia.

Eligibility:

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

  • The program is granted to first-year students at the time of acceptance into EMU.
  • Eligibility is based on a sliding scale that takes high school GPA and standardized test scores (SAT or ACT) into account. To determine your eligibility for an honors scholarship, use the EMU Cost of Attendance Estimator.
  • It is available to those who maintain a GPA of 3.6 and opt into the program their sophomore year.

Instructions for Applying:

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

http://www.emu.edu/admissions/apply/

Supporting Documents:

To apply, students should submit the following:

  • Official transcripts from any high school and/or universities attended. Applicable test scores: If English is your first language, University requires a SAT or ACT score. If English is not your first language, they require a TOEFL or IELTS score.
  • Any national examination scores. If you are submitting a WAEC result, you must also submit a scratch card.

Award Description:

  • Honors scholarship recipients receive $72,000 ($18,000 per year over four years) in scholarships for high academic achievement.
  • Full tuition scholarships are available to first-year student applicants who compete in the Yoder Scholars competition during honors.

Detailed Information Link:

http://www.emu.edu/financial-aid/honors/

Technology Addiction Awareness Scholarship

Award Amount: $1,000

Number of Awards:10

Deadline: January 30, 2018

Winner Announcement: Not known

Brief Description:

Digital Responsibility is pleased to announce the Technology Addiction Awareness Scholarship. The program is open to high school freshman, sophomore, junior, senior, college, and graduate school student of any level. There is no age limit, home-schooled students are also eligible. In order to apply, the applicants will submit a full length 500- to 1,000-word essay about technology addiction.

Host Institution:

Digital Responsibility was started by a group of Silicon Valley tech employees who wished to share with young people the personal and public consequences of technology. Technology is part of our daily lives, but we have an obligation to use it and share it responsibly.

Eligibility:

To be eligible for the scholarship, the applicants must:

  • Be a high school freshman, sophomore, junior, or senior or a current or entering college or graduate school student of any level.
  • Home-schooled students are also eligible.
  • There is no age limit.
  • You must also be a U.S. citizen or legal resident.

Instructions for Applying:

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

http://www.digitalresponsibility.org/technology-addiction-awareness-scholarship

Award Description:

  • Digital Responsibility will select the 10 finalists based on the content of the 140-character message.
  • The winner will receive a $1,000 scholarship.

Detailed Information Link:

http://www.digitalresponsibility.org/technology-addiction-awareness-scholarship

University of Puget Sound Theatre Scholarship

Award Amount:$1,000 to $1,500

Number of Awards: Not known

Deadline: January 15, 2018

Winner Announcement:  Not known

Brief Description:

At the University of Puget Sound, the Department of Theatre Arts has been offering the Theatre Scholarships to encourage talented and hardworking students to participate in theatre at Puget Sound. In addition, they also offer a limited number of scholarships to sophomores, juniors, and seniors for exceptional academic achievement and outstanding contributions to the theatre program. The program interested in students who can participate in a theatrical activity while also maintaining excellent grade point averages. The program also interested in students who are seeking a well-rounded liberal arts education and a thorough background in all aspects of theatre.

Host Institution:

The University of Puget Sound is an independent predominantly residential undergraduate liberal arts college with selected graduate programs building effectively on a liberal arts foundation. The mission of the university is to develop in its student’s capacities for critical analysis, aesthetic appreciation, sound judgment, and apt expression that will sustain a lifetime of intellectual curiosity, active inquiry, and reasoned independence.

Eligibility:

  • All incoming students (Freshman and Transfer) are eligible to apply
  • Students who are seeking a well-rounded liberal arts education
  • Students who can participate in theatrical activity
  • Continuing sophomore, Junior, and Senior, students are eligible to apply for Course Assistant scholarships for their acting and core classes and Production Support scholarships in costume, dramaturgy, house management/outreach, lighting, research, stage management, sound or props.

Instructions for Applying:

To apply for an incoming student award, the applicants must include the following items and send to the Department of Theatre Arts.

  • A one-page resume, detailing your theatrical experience. Be sure to include your name and address and phone number.
  • A one-page letter describing your intentions for studying theatre here at Puget Sound – whether you intend to major, minor, or simply participate in co-curricular productions. Also, discuss your reasons for coming to a strong liberal arts university instead of one which offers specialized “Theatre only” training. In this letter, indicate whether you have applied and been accepted to the university. Only those who have a University of Puget Sound application on file may be considered for the scholarship, and only those who have officially been admitted can be offered theatre scholarships.
  • A photo (face only).
  • One letter of recommendation from a teacher or director who can comment on your talent, work ethic, discipline, and ability to maintain good grades while doing theatre work.
  • Acting emphasis: video audition required: how to apply: In addition to the four items listed above, a video is required for acting emphasize They accept VHS videotapes or DVDs. Prepare one monologue of no more than three minutes. If you would like, you may also prepare a song of no more than two minutes (optional). Note that we are not interested in a video of the applicant in school/community productions, etc.
  • Production emphasis: how to apply: There is no audition video required for those students primarily interested in production areas such as scenery, costumes, dramaturgy, lights, props, sound or stage management. Simply send them all items and add a paragraph to your letter which describes your major contributions to theatre production areas.

Submitting Details:

The applicants must send required items to:

Department of Theatre Arts
Scholarships
University of Puget Sound
1500 N. Warner St. #1084
Tacoma, WA 98416-1084

Award Description:

Department of Theatre Arts is offering a one-time award of $1,000 to $1,500 to exceptional incoming students.

Detailed Information Link:

https://www.pugetsound.edu/academics/departments-and-programs/undergraduate/theatre-arts/scholarships/#incoming

Contact Information:

If you have any question, call or send them an e-mail, to theatre office coordinator at 253.879.3330 or theatre-at-pugetsound.edu.

HSCI Internship Program for International Students

Job/Position Title: Summer research experience in a cutting-edge stem cell science laboratory

Salary Range: A stipend of $4,500 and on-campus housing will likely be available at a cost to the participant of approximately $3,400

Application Deadline: Monday, June 4, 2018

Brief Description:

The Harvard Stem Cell Institute (HSCI) is excited to announce its Internship Program to rising sophomores, juniors, and seniors who express a strong interest in stem cell biology. The Harvard Internship Program supports undergraduate students with a focused and challenging summer research experience in a cutting-edge stem cell science laboratory and as well as this is a paid internship programme and it is intended to cover transportation and housing costs related to participation in this program.

Hosted By:

The President and Fellows of Harvard College (also called the Harvard Corporation) are the smaller of Harvard University’s two governing boards, the other being its Board of Overseers. HSCI has helped to change the paradigm for biomedical research and education by enabling cross-institutional and cross-disciplinary collaboration and student participation in cutting-edge science.

Eligibility:

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

  • International students are eligible to apply for this internship programme.
  • It is open to rising sophomores, juniors, and seniors who express a strong interest in stem cell biology.
  • Applicants may be from Harvard or any college or university across the United States and internationally.
  • Previous research experience in a biological laboratory is highly desirable, but not required.
  • Applications will not be considered from those who have, or will receive, their baccalaureate degrees by December 2017, or are currently in high school or graduate/medical school.
  • Exceptions are made for international students enrolled, directly from high school, in one of the first five years of a six-or-seven-year medical program.

How to Apply:

Applicants firstly create New XID account through the link to apply for the HSCI Internship Program: https://xid.harvard.edu/xid-apps/displaySSCreateForm.do

Financial Aid:

The Harvard Stem Cell Institute, a stipend of $4,500.00 will be provided, and this is intended to cover transportation and housing costs related to participation in this program. Students, especially international students with J-1 visa requirements, will require evidence of greater personal financial resources to support their time at Harvard. On-campus housing will likely be available at a cost to the participant of approximately $3,500.00.

More Information:

https://hsci.harvard.edu/research/hsci-internship-program-hip

Contact Information:

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

UNCF VertusHardiman Endowed Scholarship

Award Amount: $5,000

Number of Awards: Not known

Deadline: October 6, 2017

Winner Announcement: November 2017

Brief Description:

The United Negro College Fund (UNCF) is pleased to announce the VertusHardiman Endowed Scholarship to help to college students who have academic classification as a college freshman, sophomore, junior, and Senior. The Scholarship is open to students at HBCUs enrolled during the 2017-2018 academic year who have Candidates must have a minimum GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale. The purpose of the program provides an award to the student that depending on the financial need of the student as verified by the attending University or College.

Host Institution:

The United Negro College Fund, or UNCF, is an American philanthropic organization that funds scholarships for black students and general scholarship funds for 37 private historically black colleges and universities. UNCF was incorporated on April 25, 1944, by Frederick D. Patterson, Mary McLeod Bethune, and others. UNCF is headquartered in Washington D.C. It is the nation’s largest private scholarship provider to minority group members.

Eligibility:

  • Candidates must have a minimum GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.
  • Current college freshman should use their final GPA from high school.
  • Students should be in the college graduation classes of 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021
  • High School students are ineligible for consideration.
  • Ethnicities: African American/Black
  • Residency Status: U.S. Citizen, U.S. national or permanent resident
  • Colleges / Universities: HBCUs
  • Academic Classification: College Freshman, College Sophomore, College Junior, College Senior

Instructions for Applying:

To apply, the applicant can submit an online application through the given link: https://scholarships.uncf.org/Program/Details/123c6a63-3513-4a63-a926-5350ca247bfd?auto=Apply

Supporting Documents:

In order to have a completed application package, candidates must include:

  • Essay (prompt and instructions located within the appropriate section of the application)
  • Transcript (unofficial accepted)

Award Description:

The scholarship will provide an award up to $5,000 depending on the financial need of the student as verified by the attending University or College. This is a one-time award to be disbursed in November 2017

Detailed Information Link:

https://scholarships.uncf.org/Program/Details/123c6a63-3513-4a63-a926-5350ca247bfd

Contact Information:

If you have any questions, contact by email to Kenya Gray at kenya.gray-at-uncf.org.

University of Utah Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship

Award Amount: $7500

Number of Awards:  Up to four students each academic year

Deadline:  November 20, 2017

Winner Announcement:  January 2018

Brief Description:

The University of Utah, a public coeducational space-grant research university is excited to announce the Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship Program. This foundation is providing the best opportunity on the basis of merit to students who have outstanding potential and intend to pursue research careers in mathematics, natural sciences, or engineering.

Host Institution:

The university was established in 1850 as the University of Deseret by the General Assembly of the provisional State of Deseret, making it Utah’s oldest institution of higher education. Its helping ensures that the U.S. is producing the number of highly-qualified professionals.

Eligibility:

To be eligible for this opportunity the applicants must follow the given guidelines:

  • Be a current sophomore or junior pursuing a bachelors degree
  • Have a minimum GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • Be a US citizen, US national, or permanent resident and
  • Have a demonstrated interest in a research career in mathematics, natural sciences, or engineering

Instructions for Applying:

In order to apply, applicants must create an account for complete a student profile and pre-application through the given link:

https://scholarsapply.org/barrygoldwater/

Supporting Documents:                               

There are several elements associated with the Goldwater Application. These include :

  • Online questionnaire
  • Research essay:
  • A description of the issue or problem
  • A discussion of the research methodology, and
  • A discussion of the student’s findings. It is very important that the essay details the student’s specific contributions to the project and indicate the specific skills/expertise the student developed as a result of participation in the project
  • The Research Essay should include appropriate bibliographic information and references.
  • Three letters of recommendation, You can download the University of Utah Letter of recommendation through the given link:https://science.utah.edu/students/FERPA%20Release%20for%20Goldwater.pdf
  • Transcript
  • If a student is a Permanent Resident, a copy of the student’s Permanent Resident Card and a Letter of Intent to become a U.S. citizen.

Submitting Details:

All application materials, including the recommendation of the letter, can be sent through this email: goldwater-at-scholarshipamerica.org

Award Description:

The University of Utah will provide an award up to $7500 for winning candidates.

Detailed Information Link:

https://science.utah.edu/students/goldwater-scholarship.php

Contact Information:                                                                                                                  

If you any query, you can contact the Goldwater Help Desk at 507-931-8335 or goldwater-at-scholarshipamerica.org

UNCF Michael Jackson Scholarship Program

Award Amount: Up to $5000

Number of Awards: Not known

Deadline: October 21, 2017, 11:59 PM EST

Winner Announcement: November 2017

Brief Description:

The United Negro College Fund (UNCF) is pleased to announce the Michael Jackson scholarship to UNCF college/university students. The program is open to all U.S. Citizen, U.S. national or permanent residents who are studying as a college freshman, sophomore, junior and senior, college 5th-year senior, master’s students who have a minimum GPA of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale.The scholarship provides financial assistance to communication arts and social science students attending a UNCF college/university during the 2017-2018 academic year.

Host Institution:

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

Eligibility:

  • Candidates must have a minimum GPA of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale.
  • Residency status: U.S. Citizen, U.S. national or permanent resident
  • Academic classification: College Freshman, College Sophomore, College Junior, College Senior, College 5th Year Senior, Master’s Student
  • Majors: Art, Communications, Early Childhood Education, Education, English, Fashion Design, Fine Arts, Graphic Arts, History, Humanities, Journalism, Mass Communications, Mass Media Arts, Music, Performing Arts, Photography/Video, Physical Education/Health, Political Science, Psychology, Public Relations, Religion, Social Work, Sociology, Special Education, Theater Arts/Drama, TV Production, Visual Arts, Vocal Performance

Instructions for Applying:

To apply for the Michael Jackson scholarship, the applicant must submit online application go through the given link: https://scholarships.uncf.org/Program/Details/dbc1c3e6-0423-4e1c-8bec-0bce8b7eba2d?auto=Apply

Supporting Documents:

In order to have a completed application package, candidates must include:

  • Essay (prompt and instructions located within the appropriate section of the application)
  • Transcript (unofficial accepted)

Award Description:

The Michael Jackson scholarship will provide an award up to $5,000 depending on the financial need of the student as verified by the attending University or College.This is a one-time award to be disbursed in November 2017.

Detailed Information Link:

https://scholarships.uncf.org/Program/Details/dbc1c3e6-0423-4e1c-8bec-0bce8b7eba2d

Contact Information:

If you have any questions, contact to Kenya Gray at kenya.gray-at-uncf.org

Digital Responsibility Don’t Text and Drive Scholarship

Award Amount: $1,000

Number of Awards: 1

Deadline: September 30, 2017

Winner Announcement: Not known

Brief Description:

At Digital Responsibility, Don’t Text and Drive Scholarship is available to apply.The program is open to high school freshman, sophomore, junior, or senior or a current or entering college or graduate school student of any level. Home-schooled students are also eligible.The purpose of this scholarship is to help you understand the risks of texting while driving.

Host Institution:

Digital Responsibility was started by a group of Silicon Valley tech employees who wished to share with young people the personal and public consequences of technology. Technology is part of our daily lives, but we have an obligation to use it and share it responsibly.

Eligibility:

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

  • Must be a high school freshman, sophomore, junior, or senior or a current or entering college or graduate school student of any level.
  • Home-schooled students are also eligible.
  • There is no age limit.
  • Must be a U.S. citizen or legal resident.

Instructions for Applying:

To apply, the applicant can submit an online entry including a 140-character message about texting while driving, through the given link: http://www.digitalresponsibility.org/dont-text-and-drive-scholarship

Supporting Documents:

The finalists will be asked to write a full-length 500- to 1,000-word essay about texting while driving.

Award Description:

The winner of the Don’t Text and Drive Scholarship will receive a $1,000 scholarship. The Digital Responsibility will select the 10 finalists based on the content of the 140-character message. The winner will be selected based on the content and creativity of the 500- to 1,000-word essay.

Detailed Information Link:

http://www.digitalresponsibility.org/scholarships/

CDH Charitable Foundation Study Abroad Scholarship

Award Amount:$8,000

Number of Awards: Not known

Deadline: October 11, at 4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Winner Announcement: Not known

Brief Description:

The University of Arizona (UA)’s Study Abroad is excited to announce a new scholarship named as the CDH Charitable Foundation Study Abroad Scholarship. The program is open to first-generation students who are Arizona resident and have a demonstrated financial need. The aim of the scholarship program is to diversify the student population studying abroad.

Host Institution:

The University of Arizona (UA) was established in 1885, is a place without limits — where teaching, research, service, and innovation merge to improve lives in Arizona and beyond. We aren’t afraid to ask bigger questions, to get better answers.

Eligibility:

The eligibility requirements for the scholarship are as follows:

  • You must be an Arizona resident.
  • Admitted and enrolled at the UA in sophomore, junior or senior standing
  • Minimum 3.0 cumulative UA GPA
  • Demonstrated financial need by completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
  • Preference will be given to first-generation students

How to Apply:

To apply, the applicant must submit an online application go through the given link: https://global.arizona.edu/cdh-charitable-foundation-study-abroad-scholarship

Supporting Documents:

Submit Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)

Financial Aid and Award Money:

  • The UA (University of Arizona) Study Abroad is offering awards up to $8,000 for spring 2018 semester-long programs.
  • This scholarship will be used for study abroad on UA approved credit-bearing programs and can only be used for study abroad programs that occur during the spring 2018 semester.

Application Deadline:

The UA Study Abroad welcome students to participate in a workshop on September 18, 2017, or October 11, at 4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. (location TBD)for help completing their application for the scholarship.

Link for More Information:

https://global.arizona.edu/event/cdh-charitable-foundation-study-abroad-scholarship-workshop

Contact information:

If you have any questions, contact the Donella Ly by email: djly-at-arizona.edu or phone: 520-621-0785

AFCEA War Veterans Scholarships

Award Amount: $2,500

Number of Awards: 1

Deadline: November 15, 2017

Winner Announcement: Not known

Brief Description:

The AFCEA Educational Foundation is dedicated to providing academic support to U.S. military personnel. The program is open to U.S. citizens who are currently enrolled and attending classes in an Undergraduate program part time or full time in an eligible STEM major degree program at a four-year accredited college or university in the United States as a sophomores or juniors at the time of application. The purpose of the program helps to persons on active duty in the uniformed military services, to honorably discharged U.S. military veterans.

Host Institution:

AFCEA is a member-based, non-profit international organization that has helped members advance information technology, communications, and electronics capabilities since 1946. The AFCEA Educational Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to providing educational incentives, opportunities, and assistance for people engaged in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) disciplines.

Eligibility:

Applicants must be:

  • U.S. citizen currently enrolled and attending a four-year accredited college or university in the United States as a sophomores or juniors at the time of application. Freshman and senior level students are ineligible to apply.  You cannot apply the year you are graduating.
  • Enrolled part time or full time in an eligible undergraduate degree program.
  • An overall 3.0 GPA is required.
  • Candidates must be majoring in the following C4I-related fields related to the mission of AFCEA: Biometry/Biometrics, Computer Engineering, Computer Forensics Science, Computer Programming, Computer Science, Computer Systems, Cybersecurity, Electrical Engineering, Electronics Engineering, Geospatial Science, Information Science, Information Technology, Information Resource Management, Intelligence, Mathematics, Network Engineering, Network Security, Operations, Research, Physics, Robotics Engineering, Robotics Technology, Statistics, Strategic Intelligence, and Telecommunications Engineering
  • Served in Afghanistan and/or Iraq War (from 2003 to present) – provide DD214 or Certificate of Service. Paperwork must verify service in Afghanistan and Iraq.  Remove SSN.
  • War Veteran Teacher Certification Program: Students actively pursuing a credential/licensure for the purpose of teaching STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering or Math) subjects at a U.S. elementary, middle/intermediate and high schools are eligible.
  • Current credential and licensure students must have completed a bachelor’s of science degree. Expected graduation/completion date cannot be in the year the scholarship is awarded.

Instructions for Applying:

In order to apply, the applicant must submit online application through the given link: https://www.afcea.org/dynform/forminp.jsp?fid=7293

Supporting Documents:

  • Names and email addresses for at least two letters of recommendation:
  1. At least one letter should be from a faculty member in your chosen major having personal knowledge of your degree program, achievements, and potential.
  2. One letter can be from your current employer or relevant current public service agency.
  • Transcripts showing all college-level study and courses currently in progress
  • Copy of current Certificate of Service or Discharge Form DD214 must be provided and shows service in Iraq and Afghanistan.

Submitting Details:

Transcripts must be issued by the Registrar’s office – electronic submissions preferred to edfoundation-at-afcea.org.

  • If an electronic transcript is not possible, may Mail to- CasmereKistner, AFCEA Educational Foundation, 4400 Fair Lakes Court, Fairfax, VA 22033-3899

Award Description:

Merit-based scholarships of $2,500 will be awarded. Scholarship awards are subject to availability of funding.  Scholarship awards can be used to assist with tuition, course-related expenses, such as mandatory and lab fees, books, supplies and equipment that are required for the courses at the university.

Detailed Information Link:

https://www.afcea.org/site/?q=foundation/scholarships/war-veterans

Contact Information:

If you have any questions regarding your eligibility, contact the Educational Foundation by email at edfoundation-at-afcea.org

Coca-Cola First Generation Scholarship

Award Amount:$5,000

Number of Awards: Not known

Deadline: September 30, 2017

Winner Announcement: Not known

Brief Description:

The Coca-Cola Foundation with UNCF invites applications for its Coca-Cola First Generation Scholarship. The program is open to college freshman, sophomore, junior, and seniors who have a demonstrated unmet, financial need as verified by their college or university. Restriction for this program is limited to full-time matriculation in an AUC (Atlanta University Center) College or University. These schools include Spelman College, Morehouse College, and Clark Atlanta University of the Interdenominational Theological Center.

Host Institution:

The Coca-Cola Foundation was established in the U.S. as a registered 501(c)(3) charitable organization. Since their inception in 1984, The Coca-Cola Foundation has given back more than $820 million to enhance the sustainability of local communities worldwide.Foundations grants are awarded throughout the year based on our priorities, tax requirements, legal compliance, and approval by the Foundation’s Board of Directors.

Eligibility:

In order to be considered for an award, applicants must meet the eligibility criteria as described:

  • Students must have a demonstrated unmet, financial need as verified by their college or university (Required for the need-based program).
  • Applicants must have a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.
  • Scholarships are renewable for up to 3-years if a student continues to meet the eligibility criteria.
  • Continuing students falling below the required minimum GPA of 3.0 are placed on probation for one semester. Students failing to re-establish and meet at least the minimum GPA are subject to suspension or replacement.
  • Academic Classification- college freshman, college sophomore, college junior, college senior

How to Apply:

To apply, the applicant must submit online application go through the given link: https://scholarships.uncf.org/Program/Details/0ab6d2c5-4dfa-4f01-84dd-4a0023d357bb?auto=Apply

Supporting Documents:

Submit most recent transcript available (for college freshman, this is your final high school transcript)

Financial Aid and Award Money:

The Coca-Cola First generation scholarship provides renewable awards maximum of $5,000 annually for four academic years to students who are first in their families to attend college.

Link for More Information:

https://scholarships.uncf.org/Program/Details/0ab6d2c5-4dfa-4f01-84dd-4a0023d357bb

Contact Information:

If you have any questions, contact to David Ray at david.ray-at-uncf.org

Rotary Club of UTICA Internship

Title: Rotary Club of UTICA Internship

Salary Range:  Not Known

Consideration Date: November 15, 2017

Brief Description:

Rotary Club of Utica is pleased to offer Paid Internship Internships with Local Businesses for college students. Through paid internships with local businesses and not-for-profit organizations, students from area colleges will have access to the knowledge and experience needed to succeed in a variety of professions. In addition, area businesses will be able to evaluate students for possible future employment, thereby creating the opportunity to keep some of our best and brightest minds here in the Mohawk Valley. This paid internship requires 12 hours per week commitment for 15 weeks.

Hosted By:

Rotary brings together a global network of business volunteer leaders dedicated to tackling the world’s most pressing humanitarian challenges. Rotary connects 1.2 million members of more than 34,000 Rotary clubs in over 200 countries and geographical areas.

Eligibility:

This internship program is applicable for:

  • Only full-time students attending local colleges are encouraged to apply for the internship program.
  • Applicants must have the first year, sophomore, or junior standing during the 2017/2018 academic year.
  • Preference will be given to students who will be receiving academic credit for the internship.

How to Apply:

All interested applicants can go through the given link to apply for the internship program:

http://uticarotary.org/forms/internship/rotaractForm.php

Supporting Documents:

The internship application is comprised of:

  • Two letters of recommendation
  • An essay the essay should be brief telling us why you are interested in this internship program and what you hope to accomplish with it.

More Information:

http://uticarotary.org/

Contact Information:

Send all Questions and inquiries via e-mail to: Internship-at-UticaRotary.org
Contact: Jennifer DePasquale, Co-Chair, Utica Rotary ROTARACT Internship Committee
Rotary Club of Utica
P.O. Box 323
Washington Mills, NY 13479