Scholarships in High School Freshman
Award: -, Deadline: December 1
Applicant must be a pianist between the ages of 11 and 18.
Award: $1,200, Deadline: February 3
Applicant must attend an accredited Illinois high school and write a 500-word essay. Award amount varies depending on class level.
Award: $2,500, Deadline: September 24
Applicant must be a resident of southern California, and must demonstrate exceptional talent and financial need. Instrumentalists and pianists may apply through the completion of their senior year of high school. Vocalists must be between the ages of 12 and 26. Audition required.
Award: $1,000, Deadline: March 31
Applicant must be under age 19 and a member of the Astronomical League. Service to the League must be demonstrated.
Award: $1,000, Deadline: December 15
Applicant must be a high school student. Application must represent original laboratory research as well as the original written work of the applicant.
Award: -, Deadline: February 9
Applicant must be a full-time student between the ages of 13 and 19 who is a high school student attending any public, private, parochial, or home high school in Greater Houston, TX. Applicant must be an instrumental musician and/or vocalist performing as a soloist or in an ensemble comprised of no more than five student musicians.
Award: $1,000, Deadline: June 1
Applicant must be a high school student in the United States or Canada.
Award: $400, Deadline: September 1
Applicant must be a high school student who submits a proposal for topics such as field collecting trips to conduct beetle species inventories or diversity studies, attending workshops or visiting entomology or natural history museums for special training and projects on beetles, studying aspects of beetle biology, etc. The proposed activities or projects will be evaluated on their degree of creativity, educational benefit to the applicant, scientific merit, feasibility and budgetary planning.
Award: $1,500, Deadline: March
Applicant must prepare an oration on an assigned topic. Recipients of the regional awards will go on to participate in the national competition.
Award: $1,000, Deadline: July 31
Applicants must be 9th-12th grade high school students, college students or graduate school students who are legal U.S. residents. Students may study any major and attend any college in the U.S.
Award: $3,000, Deadline: January 1
Applicant must be the child of an Cargill employee working on a permanent full-time or part-time basis. Applicant should apply during junior year of high school and must take PSAT/NMSC test in October of that year. Selection is based upon test scores, academic record, and other accomplishments. Award amounts are determined by financial need.
Award: $1,000, Deadline: May 1
Applicant must be a woman who is a resident of the Greater Los Angeles area. Applicant must be establishing herself as a single-parent head of household and does not have adequate financial funds for immediate needs due to extreme circumstances following the dissolution of an abusive or emotionally traumatic relationship.
Award: $500, Deadline: April 26
Applicant must be a North Carolina resident or a full-time student at a North Carolina school. Awards are in two divisions, for ages 10 to 15 and ages 16 to 21. Audition required.
Award: $50,000, Deadline: Second Wednesday in February
Applicant must be 18 years old or younger who is a U.S. citizen or permanent resident. Selection based upon outstanding achievements in the areas of science, technology, engineering, mathematics, music, literature, and/or philosophy. Each submission must be an original piece of work recognized by experts in the field as "significant" and it must have the potential to make a positive contribution to society.
Award: -, Deadline: None
Applicant must be 18 years old or under, and a member of the Astronomical League.
Award: -, Deadline: June 1
Award: $5,000, Deadline: June
Award: $10,000, Deadline: February 9
Award: $3,000, Deadline: November 19
Applicant must be a high school student with a minimum 2.O GPA who is able to fulfill all general admission and competition guidelines (guidelines differ depending on whether applicant is competing in Fashion Design or Fashion Marketing & Merchandising and Retail Management).
Award: $1,000, Deadline: November 1
Applicant must be enrolled in fashion or apparel design at an accredited college or university.
Award: $2,000, Deadline: April 15
Scholarships are limited to members who have been active since January 1, 2009 and their unmarried children or dependents under the age of 20.
Award: -, Deadline: September 1
Applicant must be a resident of Kentucky and demonstrate competency in prerequisite content. Priority given to low-income students, minorities, students with disabilities and students in low-performing schools.
Award: -, Deadline: None
Applicant must compete in the All-City Student Art Exhibit
Award: -, Deadline: February 1
Applicant must be a student who brings diverse experiences, ideas, and creative work to the college community. Selection is based upon a thorough review of the application, essay, and portfolio. Priority will be given to applicants who submit their admissions application by February 1.
Award: $1,000, Deadline: July 13
Applicants must be members of the MyFamilyTravels.com online community and be between the ages of 13 and 18. They must be in grades 8 through 12 and must be attending a U.S. or Canadian high school, U.S. or Canadian junior high school, U.S. home school or an American school located outside of the U.S. They must submit an essay about a significant travel experience that occurred within the past three years and that happened when the applicant was between the ages of 12 and 18. Selection is based on originality, quality of storytelling and grammar.
Award: $1,000, Deadline: December 1
Applicant must be in elementary, junior high, or high school during the 2011-12 academic year. Essay answering the question, "The Second Amendment to the Constitution: Why it is important to our nation?" is required.
Award: $2,500, Deadline: March 31; June 30; September 30; October 31
Applicant must be a high school student. Poem of 20 lines or less is required to be submitted.
Award: $1,000, Deadline: March 1
Applicant must be a high school student whose teacher/adviser is a JEA member at the time their writing sample was published, broadcast, or created.
Award: $10,000, Deadline: January 29
Applicant must be part of a team of two, three, or four other people who select a technology (or an aspect of a technology) that is present in and relevant to their lives. Through research of current information, they must then create an in-depth report that discusses what that technology could be like 20 years from now. Applicant must be a United States or Canadian citizen or legal resident, living within the United States, U.S. Territories or Canada and enrolled full-time in a public or private high school.
Award: $500, Deadline: February 15
Applicant must have begun a self-initiated project concerning environmental health, advocacy, research, or protection of the natural world.