Scholarships in College Sophomore

ScienceLogic Scholarship

Award: $2,500, Deadline: September 1

Applicants must be enrolled full-time at an accredited college or university in the United States with a 3.0 GPA. Students must write an essay as part of their application and must be United States citizens.

 

HIE Help Center Scholarship

Award: $1,000, Deadline: July 31

Applicants must be undergraduate or graduate students. Students must be a citizen of the United States and have a GPA of 2.75.

 

AJ Madison Scholarship

Award: $1,000, Deadline: December 1

Applicants must be at least 18 years of age and a legal resident of the United States. Students must be enrolled full-time in an undergraduate or graduate program within the United States and must write an essay as part of their application.

 

Kathleen White Schad Writing Award

Award: -, Deadline: February

Applicants must be a high school senior enrolling at Judson College or a current Judson student. Students must submit informal essays to be considered.

 

Oakwood University Academic Scholarship

Award: -, Deadline: June

Applicants must be entering freshmen at Oakwood University with a grade point average of 2.0 or higher or transfer students with a minimum 2.5 grade point average. Students must have complete ACT/SAT requirements. Applicants must be full-time students.

 

English Faculty Scholarship

Award: -, Deadline: February 15

Applicants must be enrolled at Samford University. Students must be majoring in English.

 

Dean Percy Pratt Burns Scholarship

Award: -, Deadline: February 15

Applicants must be incoming freshmen or currently enrolled students at Samford University. Students must be majoring in English.

 

Pat Murphy Courington Scholarship for an English Major

Award: -, Deadline: February 15

Applicants must be incoming freshmen or currently enrolled students at Samford University. Students must be majoring in English and graduated from a high school in Albertville, Boaz, Sardis City, Crossville, Geraldine, Asbury or Douglas.

 

James M. and Mildred Ray Hire Scholarship

Award: -, Deadline: February 15

Applicants must be incoming freshmen or currently enrolled students at Samford University. Students must be English majors and demonstrate scholarship, character and worthiness.

 

George V. Irons Scholarships

Award: -, Deadline: February 15

Applicants must be incoming freshmen or current students at Samford University. STudents must be majoring in history and demonstrate scholarship and need.

 

Nancy C. Lipham Scholarships

Award: -, Deadline: February 15

Applicants must be incoming freshmen or current students at Samford University. Students must be majoring in history.

 

David M. and Jean Buchanan Vess Scholarships

Award: -, Deadline: February 15

Applicants must be incoming freshmen or current students at Samford University. Students must be majoring in history.

 

J. Wayne Flynt Scholarships

Award: -, Deadline: February 15

Applicants must be incoming freshmen or current students at Samford University. Students must be majoring in history.

 

Evelyn Adams Meadows Scholarships

Award: -, Deadline: February 15

Applicants must be incoming freshmen or current students at Samford University. Students must be majoring in history.

 

Mary Washington Scholarships

Award: -, Deadline: February 15

Applicants must be incoming freshmen or current students at Samford University. Students must be majoring in history.

 

David M. Vess Study Abroad Scholarships

Award: -, Deadline: February 15

Applicants must be incoming freshmen or current students at Samford University. Students must be majoring in history. Applicants must be interested in a career in an international field or in studying history abroad.

 

Transfer Merit Scholarship

Award: $3,000, Deadline: March 1

Applicants must be transfer students to Troy University with a grade point average of 3.5 or higher. Students must be transferring from an Alabama Community College or one of the following: Bainbridge College (Ga.), Central Texas College (TX), Chipola College (Fla.), Columbus Technical College (Ga.), Gulf Coast State College (Fla.), Northwest Florida State College, Pensacola State College (Fla.), and Pikes Peak Community College (CO). Applicants must have completed 45 hours of transferable credit.

 

Transfer Achievement Scholarship

Award: $2,000, Deadline: March 1

Applicants must be transfer students to Troy University with at least 45 hours of transferable credit. Students must have a grade point average of 3.25. Applicants must be transferring from any Alabama Community College or one of the following: Bainbridge College (Ga.), Central Texas College (TX), Chipola College (Fla.), Columbus Technical College (Ga.), Gulf Coast State College (Fla.), Northwest Florida State College, Pensacola State College (Fla.), and Pikes Peak Community College (CO).

 

Phi Theta Kappa Award

Award: $1,100, Deadline: March 1

Applicants must be enrolled at Troy University. Students must have completed two years of academic work and earned a 3.5 grade point average. Applicants must have a nomination letter from a Phi Theta Kappa advisor.

 

Military and Family Scholarship

Award: -, Deadline: March 1

Applicants must incoming students or currently enrolled at Troy University. Students must be currently serving in the active or reserve U.S. military or be the spouse or dependent child of a current service member.

 

Ankin Law Office College Scholarship

Award: $5,000, Deadline: June 1

Applicants must be enrolling as full-time students in an accredited post-secondary institution in the fall of 2017. Students must write an essay on the topic of the effect of driverless-car technology on personal injury automobile cases. Applicants must verify need and proof of enrollment.

 

George T. Bochanis Law Offices College Scholarship

Award: $5,000, Deadline: June 1

Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents enrolling as full-time students in any accredited community college, university, college or law school for the fall 2017 semester. Students must complete application and essay discussing driving safety.

 

Cogburn Law Offices Adversity Scholarship

Award: $5,000, Deadline: June 1

Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents enrolling as full-times students in an accredited college or university, community college or law school in the fall of 2017. Students must complete the application and an essay or video discussing their resiliency in overcoming a life-changing adversity.

 

Mainor Wirth Injury Lawyers Scholarship

Award: $1,000, Deadline: June 1

Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents enrolling as full-time students in an accredited community college, four-year institution or law school in the fall of 2017. Students must complete the application and submit a PSA video focusing on distracted driving.

 

Taradash Law Firm Scholarship

Award: $1,500, Deadline: June 1

Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents. Students must be enrolling as full-time students in an accredited post-secondary institution in the fall of 2017. Applicants must complete the applications plus submit an essay discussing their planned contributions to society.

 

Gordon Law Group Need-Based Scholarship

Award: $1,500, Deadline: June 1

Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents enrolling as full-time students in the fall of 2017 at any accredited community college, four-year institution or law school. Students must complete the online application and essay on the topic of federal income tax code.

 

Law Office of Matthew L Sharp Need-Based Scholarship

Award: $2,000, Deadline: June 1

Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents enrolling as full-time students in the fall of 2017 at an accredited college or university, community college or law school. Students must complete application and submit a PSA video.

 

Strom & Associates Need-Based Scholarship

Award: $1,500, Deadline: June 1

Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents. Students must be enrolling as full-time students in the fall of 2017 at an accredited college or university, community college or law school. Applicants must complete the application and submit a PSA video. Proof of enrollment and financial need will be required of the recipient.

 

Nevo Driving Academy

Award: $1,500, Deadline: December 31

Applicants must be legal residents of the U.S. and between the ages of 16-25. Students must be graduating high school seniors enrolling in an accredited college or university or current undergraduate college or university students. Applicants must create a video for the Drive Safe initiative.

 

International Women in Media Scholarship

Award: $1,000, Deadline: n/a

Applicants must be graduating seniors in high school or currently enrolled in a college or university. Students must be fluent in English. Applicants must register for an account on Everipedia and create a page dedicated to a female journalist.