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Award: $250, Deadline: March 1
Applicants must be current high school freshmen, sophomores or juniors attending a high school or who are home-schooled. Students must write an essay on the topic, "You have been invited to talk to the future U.S. Secretary of Education. What would you say?" Selection is based on content, originality, clarity, insight and writing quality.
Award: -, Deadline: November 1; April 1
Applicant must be a student who has dedicated their lives to full-time Christian service. Photograph, letter of recommendation, personal statement of salvation, and statement of doctoral beliefs are required.
Award: $5,000, Deadline: April 15
Applicant must be a U.S. or Canadian citizen who is 18 years of age or younger. Applicant must have made a significant positive difference to people and/or the environment. Nomination by an adult advocate required.
Award: $500, Deadline: April 17
Applicant must be an individual with a physical disability that requires a wheelchair. A 500-word essay about how a physical limitation has presented challenges is required.
Award: $1,000, Deadline: April 30
Applicant must be a United States high school student pursuing a degree from a United States college or university.
Award: $1,000, Deadline: May 1
Applicant must be a high school student. Signing up for Potential Magazine's free weekly eNewsletter is required.
Award: $50, Deadline: March 25
Applicant must be a junior high or high school student. Unpublished, original haiku is required. May submit up to three haiku per student.
Award: $1,000, Deadline: 15th of each month
Applicant must be a United States citizen who is at least 16 years old. Essay on specific question found on sponsor's website required.
Award: $500, Deadline: May 29
Applicant must be a current high school student in the United States under the age of 19. Essay about applicant's understanding of circumstances facing children in Sub-Saharan Africa is required.
Award: $1,000, Deadline: May 16
Applicant must be a high school senior. Essay about applicant's point of view on driver-less cars is required.
Award: $4,000, Deadline: May 1
Applicant(s) must be a U.S. citizen and high school student who is at least 13 years old. May work either individually or in a group. Required to make a four minute movie that tells a story about mathematics
Award: $500, Deadline: May 2
Applicant must be a U.S. high school student who has completed at least five hours of community service. A 1500 word essay is required on this topic: How and why is community service important to you? Share a personal volunteer experience and its significance in your life.
Award: $300, Deadline: May 2
Applicant must be U.S. high school student with an interest in art. Applicant is required to create a piece of art that promotes volunteerism and complete at least five hours of community service.
Award: $50,000, Deadline: May 12
Applicant must be between the ages of 13 and 18. May work individually or in groups of up to three. Required to create a project that follows the technical, creative, and legal entry requirements set in Google's official rules.
Award: $1,000, Deadline: May 15
Applicant must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident who is a cancer survivor or current patient between the ages of 18 and 35 and is currently attending or planning to attend college. Essay and recommendations required. Financial need must be demonstrated.
Award: $50,000, Deadline: June 30
Applicant must be between the ages of 13 and 20 with a parent who met or remarried through Match.com. A 1-2 minute video that explains how your parents met on Match.com is required.
Award: $1,000, Deadline: January 31
Applicant must be a high school student who has been actively involved in volunteer work that has had a significant impact on race relations. Two applications required; one from applicant, one from applicant's supporter.
Award: $1,000, Deadline: October 31
Applicant must be a high school, college, or graduate school student. A short essay about the importance of getting active is required.
Award: $2,500, Deadline: May 16
Applicant must be a Colorado high school student who demonstrates a positive attitude and a drive towards accomplishment. Minimum 2.5 GPA, transcript, and essay required. Financial need must be demonstrated.
Award: $500, Deadline: June 30
Applicant must be a high school student. Essay required on this topic: "What would you do to spread the awareness of breast cancer?"
Award: $5,000, Deadline: July 1
Applicant must submit an original video regarding Intellectual Property such as patents, trademarks, copyrights, and trade secrets. Video must be less than 90 seconds.
Award: $1,000, Deadline: December 31
Applicant must be a high school, college, or graduate student. Essay answering the following question is required: Do coupons influence your purchasing decisions? Why or why not?
Award: $500, Deadline: 20th of every month
Applicant must be a U.S. citizen currently enrolled as a high school or college/university student who has designed an innovative project that makes a difference in the lives of others (examples include: website, blog, app, etc.). Minimum 3.0 GPA and essay describing the goal of the project required. Students must be a citizen of, permanent resident of, or hold a valid student visa in the U.S. or Canada.
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.