Scholarships in High School Freshman
Award: $2,000, Deadline: August 10
Applicant must be a current student. Essay required on this topic: "How you currently use the Internet to further your education and how you plan to use the Internet in your professional career."
Award: $500, Deadline: August 15
Applicant must be a Canadian or U.S. citizen who is in high school or college. Essay on devising "an effective marketing program" required.
Award: $500, Deadline: August 15
Applicant must be a high school or college/university student. Essay required on this topic: "Choose five travel locations in Mont Tremblant, Quebec. Elaborate on each location, detailing some of the key attractions."
Award: $5,000, Deadline: April 1
Applicant must be a high school student who is a U.S. citizen. 500-word essay on the topic: "Why college is important" and most recent unofficial transcript required.
Award: $500, Deadline: January 1
Applicant must be a high school or college student in the U.S. Essay required on the following topic: "Why is gold a good investment for future generations?" Five $250 scholarships for high school students; five $500 scholarships for college students.
Award: $500, Deadline: Last day of every month
Applicant must be a high school or college student who is a legal resident of the U.S.
Award: $1,000, Deadline: December 1
Applicant must be enrolled at an accredited high school, college, or university in Arizona and have a minimum 2.8 GPA. Transcript, proof of enrollment, and essay between 500 and 750 words required. Resume is optional.
Award: $100,000, Deadline: n/a
Applicant must be a student between the ages of 18 and 24. Required to describe an original goal and then submit video once applicant reaches 50 votes.
Award: $500, Deadline: January 15
Applicant must write an essay on one of the seven topics provided on the sponsor's website.
Award: $250, Deadline: n/a
Applicant must use the GoCollege.com website and tell them how they can improve it. The winner will be contacted on or before the 5th of each month.
Award: $1,000, Deadline: October 6
Applicant must create a video under one minute displaying and defining one of these eight words: manipulative, aversion, insinuating, vexation, unmannerly, amiss, arbitrary, or unnervingly. Video must include the word, its part of speech, definition, and an example sentence.
Award: $1,000, Deadline: September 22
Applicant must create a video under 90 seconds that demonstrates a discharge of static electricity by one person shocking another, defines static electricity, demonstrates how static charges are built up, and tells how Benjamin Franklin discovered static electricity.
Award: $500, Deadline: October 8
Applicant must be a high school student or international equivalent. Essay between 1,500 and 2,000 words required on the following topic: "Choose a novel discovery in any field of science, explain its significance today, and discuss possible implications of the discovery for its field and society in general."
Award: $500, Deadline: December 1
Applicant must be a legal resident of the U.S. enrolled at an accredited two- or four-year college. Required to create a video under two minutes that demonstrates the use of promotional pens in creative marketing.
Award: -, Deadline: December 1
Applicant must be between the ages of 14 and 19. Applicant must submit a creative digital documentation of something they created out of destruction and a cover letter that explains what they learned as they worked on the challenge.
Award: $1,000, Deadline: n/a
Applicant must be either an outstanding high school student entering college OR a college student attending an accredited college or university; must be reside within the boundaries of the Solano Association of Realtors (including Benicia, Cordelia, Green Valley, and Vallejo) and must intend to specialize in Real Estate or a business related field. Academic accomplishments and financial need must be demonstrated.
Award: $2,000, Deadline: n/a
Applicant must be an African American student in the Omaha community. Applicant is required to explain how they demonstrate the same character traits exemplified by Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
Award: $10,000, Deadline: October 1; December 1; February 1
Applicant must be a classical instrumentalist, vocalist, and/or composer who is 18 years old or younger and have not yet entered college who have an interest in performing on From the Top. Exceptional musical achievement, financial need, academic achievement, and strength of character must be demonstrated.
Award: $1,000, Deadline: November 3
Applicant must be a high school student. Required to submit a piece of artwork that portrays any North American game bird or animal that may be legally hunted.
Award: $2,500, Deadline: December 31
Applicant must be a full-time high school student or a currently enrolled undergraduate student who is required to submit a three to five minute film on environmental issues that either: propose solutions to environmental issues that impact women and girls OR create awareness about environmental issues that impact women and girls.
Award: $1,000, Deadline: April 1
Applicant must be a Salem (Ohio) High School student. Award based on character, honesty, integrity, kindness, and compassion. Essay, two letters of recommendation, and interview required.
Award: $500, Deadline: October 1
Applicant must be a high school, undergraduate, masters or doctoral student. An original story is required.
Award: $2,000, Deadline: January 15
Applicant must be a high school student. Essay between 300 and 500 words required on the topic "The Star-Spangled Banner".
Award: -, Deadline: January 20
Applicant must be currently enrolled in a high school in the U.S. Required to create a documentary between five and seven minutes on the theme: "Tell a story that demonstrates how a policy, law, or action by either the executive, legislative, or judicial branch has affected you or your community". Allowed to work individually or in groups of up to three people.
Award: $500, Deadline: December 31
Applicant must be a current student who will be pursuing a career in the hairdressing industry.
Award: -, Deadline: May 5
Applicant must be a Washington resident who is a high school or college student and AAJA Seattle Student Member.
Award: -, Deadline: January 1
Applicant must be legal resident of the United States or Canada who is a high school student between the ages of 13 and 20. Essay required.
Award: $36,000, Deadline: January 11
Applicant must be a Jewish student between the ages of 13 and 19. Volunteerism and leadership skills must be demonstrated. Recommendations required.
Award: $2,500, Deadline: March 13; June 12; September 14; December 11
Applicant must be a student with cystic fibrosis who is pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree. Financial need and academic accomplishment must be demonstrated. Essay, photo, letter from physician, transcript, letter of acceptance, and W2 form required.
Award: $1,000, Deadline: May 22
Applicant must be a student with cystic fibrosis. Art entry (video, painting, sketching, or sculpturing), essay, photo, letter from physician, transcript, letter of acceptance, and W2 form required.