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Award: $10,000, Deadline: Last day of every month
Applicant must be a registered member of ScholarshipPoints.com. Chances of receiving the awards or odds of qualifying for additional scholarships are increased by taking surveys, reading blogs, and other easy activities. Applicant must be a high school, college, graduate, doctoral, transfer, non-traditional/adult learner, or other postgraduate student. Multiple drawings are held each month.
Award: $4,968, Deadline: October 1
Applicant must be an Illinois resident who is attending an Illinois school. FAFSA and financial need are required.
Award: $700, Deadline: March 15
Applicant must be a resident of North Carolina, demonstrate financial need, and be enrolled full-time at a school in North Carolina.
Award: $4,644, Deadline: March 1
Applicant must be a Tennessee resident and United States citizen who is an undergraduate student pursuing their first degree and who is enrolled at least half-time at an eligible Tennessee post-secondary institution. Financial need is determined by FAFSA.
Award: $9,391, Deadline: July 1
Applicant must be a Minnesota resident attending a Minnesota college, be in the first four years of a post-secondary education, not be in default on a student loan, and be current in child support obligation. Financial need and satisfactory academic progress required to be demonstrated.
Award: $2,000, Deadline: The last day of each month
Applicant must be a high school or college student or a student planning to enroll in school within 12 months. One individual will be randomly selected each month; applicants may apply monthly.
Award: $8,865, Deadline: None
Applicant must enlist in active Army. Individual must contribute $1,200, which is deducted from first year's pay. Award is for up to $985 per month for up to 36 academic months.
Award: $12,499, Deadline: None
Applicant must enlist in the active Army for specified critical military skills. Individual must contribute $1,200, which is deducted from first year's pay. Award is for up to $1,388 per month for up to 36 academic months.
Award: -, Deadline: None
Applicant must be a veteran with an honorable discharge from the military and have a compensable disability, which is connected to military service. Disability must be rated by the VA as 20% or higher. In certain limited cases, a disability with a lower VA rating may qualify. Applicant is evaluated to determine the need for services and develop a specific plan of services. Selection is based upon their need for vocational rehabilitation services. VA form 28-1900 must be submitted to the nearest VA regional office.
Award: $1,400, Deadline: March 1
Applicant must be a Rhode Island resident, a U.S. citizen or eligible non-citizen, demonstrate financial need, and file the FAFSA. Applicant must be enrolled at least part time in a degree or certificate program.
Award: $2,600, Deadline: June 30
Applicant must be a qualified South Carolina resident attending as a full-time student an eligible South Carolina Independent College who applies annually by submitting the FAFSA. Applicant must demonstrate financial need using the federal methodology. Award is for fall and spring semesters only (no summer school).
Award: $1,000, Deadline: June 30; December 31
Applicant must be planning to attend a previously unattended college or university. Scholarship is awarded through random drawings to give each applicant an equal chance of winning. Award must be used within five years of receiving the money.
Award: $2,538, Deadline: None
Applicant must enlist in the Army Reserve for six years. Award is up to $282 per month for up to 36 academic months.
Award: $1,000, Deadline: May 1
Applicant must be a New Hampshire resident, have a minimum 2.0 GPA, attend a NEASC-accredited New England school, and demonstrate financial need.
Award: $3,150, Deadline: June 30
Applicant must be a resident of South Carolina for at least 12 months, be enrolled full time, and be able to demonstrate financial need. Applicant must have a minimum combined SAT score of 900, rank in top three-quarters of class, or have a final high school cumulative GPA of 2.0 on South Carolina uniform grading scale.
Award: $3,000, Deadline: April 1
Applicant must be a Kansas resident, attend an eligible Kansas institution, be a full-time student, and demonstrate financial need.
Award: $10,500, Deadline: November 30
Award: $21,000, Deadline: None
Applicant must be accepted to the university and have financial need.
Award: $15,000, Deadline: February 1
Selection based upon academic merit.
Award: $2,500, Deadline: May 15
Applicant must submit a manuscript.
Award: $1,000, Deadline: May 1
Applicant must be currently in college or planning to attend in the next year. Applicant must apply through one of the following ways: (1) use social media to post something about recycling and/how they reduce, reuse, and recycle; #CastleInk must be used within the post or (2) make something out of a used printer ink cartridge, laser toner, or old printer and take a picture of it and send to the sponsor.
Award: $2,000, Deadline: April 30
Selection is based upon academic qualifications and progress, financial need, and place of residence.
Award: $2,000, Deadline: April 30
Selection is based upon financial need, place of residence, and credits enrolled.
Award: $1,000, Deadline: April 30
Selection is based upon academic qualifications, financial need, and place of residence.
Award: $2,200, Deadline: April 15
Applicant must have a minimum 2.5 GPA, demonstrate financial need, and be enrolled full-time in an institution in Delaware or Pennsylvania. Applicants from other states may be considered if pursuing a major that is not offered in Delaware.
Award: $25,000, Deadline: Varies by Tuition Exchange member institution
Applicant must be a family member or dependent of an employee at one of the approximately 625 participating Tuition Exchange colleges and universities.
Award: $5,000, Deadline: December 1
Applicant must be a currently enrolled college student (graduate students, law students, and/or high school seniors are not eligible). Essay on the following topic required: "You've been tasked with analyzing two foreclosure properties to determine which one is a better investment. Many factors come into play, including cost, location, renovations (if necessary/desired) and local market conditions, among others. The goal is to maximize profit, whether it is a buy, hold or flip strategy over the short- and/or long-term. Please select a property, provide reasons that support the decision, detail your investment strategy, describe all that you would do (improvements, rehab, etc.) and how it would impact your potential bottom line. To view the two subject foreclosure properties, please visit the sponsor site."
Award: $7,900, Deadline: February 15
Individual scholarships have different requirements.
Award: $2,500, Deadline: Varies
Applicant must be an undergraduate member of Kappa Sigma fraternity, must have excellent academic standing, and must be involved in fraternity chapter.
Award: $4,000, Deadline: January 31
Applicant must be a member or spouse or dependent of a member of an AFL-CIO union participating in any of the Union Programs, must have one continuous year of good standing union membership, must be accepted into an accredited college, university, community college, or recognized technical or trade school, and should demonstrate academic achievement and potential, character, leadership, social awareness, career goals, and financial need.