Tuesday, February 21, 2017

HelpTeaching Scholarship

Deadline: June 1st, 2017


Award Amount: $1000


Requirements: 
         Applicants should submit a short story or informational article for children (400-800 words) to scholarship@helpteaching.com along with their full name, age, and current school level info.


Website: Apply here

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

MoneyBanker Scholarship

Deadline: May 31st, 2017


Award Amount: $1000


Requirements: 
Submit a short presentation of yourself. We want you to include the following:


  • General info about yourself;
  • Why you are the perfect candidate;
  • What your best moneysaving advice is.


Website: Apply here

Pets in the City Scholarship

Deadline: July 31st, 2017


Award Amount: $500


Requirements: 

  • Be a veterinarian science student



Website: Apply here

Community Foundation for Greater Buffalo Scholarship

Deadline: March 1st, 2017


Award Amount: Awards from $1000-$6000


Requirements: 

  • Must be a permanent resident of Western New York (Allegany, Cattaraugus, Chautauqua, Erie, Genesee, Niagara, Orleans and Wyoming counties)
  • Must have a minimum “C” or a 2.0 (on a 4.0 system) G.P.A. average or greater
  • Must be accepted to a nonprofit, United States Department of Education accredited school for full-time, undergraduate study

  • Preference is given to Pell eligible students attending school in Western New York


Website: Apply here

StudySoup Scholarship

Deadline: May 5th,2017


Award Amount: $1000


Requirements: 
Any individual at least eighteen (18) years old who meets one of the following criteria:

  • Currently attending high school (or equivalent) and will be attending an accredited university or college in the next academic year
  • Currently attending an accredited university or college (undergraduate and graduate students are both eligible)


Website: Apply here

National Debt Relief Scholarship

Deadline: August 31st, 2017


Award Amount: 5 rewards of $1000


Requirements: 
Write an essay over 1000 words with the following guidelines:

Scholarship essay should discuss debt consolidation as an option to resolve debt
The esssay should include the following as subheadlines:

1. debt consolidation loan
2. debt consolidation reviews


Include a cover letter. Be sure to include your name, your college, college year, graduating year and intended major. In your cover letter, explain how you plan to use the scholarship and why we should select your application.


Website: Apply here

FurnaceCompare Scholarship

Deadline: July 31st, 2017


Award Amount: $1000


Requirements: 
Write a 500 word essay that answers the following question:

How can we most rapidly reduce the impact of global climate change through improvements in the systems and/or equipment that we use to heat and cool our homes and businesses? Explain how your current or prospective course of study influences your answer.


Website: Apply here

Workfromhomehwaustralia Scholarship

Deadline: August 1st, 2017


Award Amount: $500


Requirements: 
Write a 1000 word essay on a business (or business-related topic) that is relevant in today's world.



Website: Apply here

Interior Design Spring Scholarship

Deadline: May 15th, 2017

Award Amount: $1,500

Eligibility:

  • Aims to reach students from ALL COUNTRIES
  • Students of all majors who are 16 years of age or older.
  • High school students, undergraduate students, master degree students as well as adult learners are all encouraged to apply.
Website: Apply Here

Horatio Alger Association Scholarship

Deadline: March 15th, 2017


Award Amount: 10 awards at $10,000 each


Requirements: 


Website: Apply here

Abbott and Fenner Scholarship Program

Deadline: June 12th, 2017


Award Amount: $1000


Requirements: 
Write an essay on the topic below. The essay should be between 500 and 1000 words.


Describe your educational career and life goals.  Explain your plan for achieving these goals.  Include your degree/major, why you selected it, and how this degree/major will help you achieve your goals.


Website: Apply here


Gaining Power Over Life Scholarship

Deadline: May 31st, 2017


Award Amount: $500


Requirements: 
Essay Question – 
Life can be difficult; in fact, it can sometimes be downright depressing and ugly… all of us have challenges, trials, and struggles in this life.  Tell us about a challenge, trial, or struggle in your life that you had to overcome.  Please give details about what you had to overcome, as well as how you overcame it.  Provide reasoning to show how you have gained power over your life in this instance.
Essay Guidelines – 

Please cover the above questions.  You must write a minimum of 1,000 words; there is no maximum word count.  We will focus on grammar, the ability to present clear ideas, and how you gained power over your life.


Website: Apply here

Slickdeals Scholarship Spring Semester

Deadline: April 30th, 2017


Award Amount: 4 awards for $2,500


Eligibility:  

  • Must be a U.S citizen and at least 17 years old
  • Registered in a undergraduate program
  • Must have a minimum 3.0 GPA

Website: Apply here

Fieri Scholarship 2017

Deadline: April 14th, 2017


Award Amount: $5000


Requirements: 

  1. Must be of Italian American heritage
  2. Must be already attending college or university (HIGH SCHOOL SENIORS CANNOT APPLY)
  3. Must reside in the Bronx or Westchester County or major in Italian studies and have the intent to teach


(Come into Financial Aid Office for application)

Environmental Consortium Scholarship

Deadline: April 3rd, 2017


Award Amount: $3500


Requirements: 
The eligible applicant’s major shall be in an area of environmental studies such as, but not limited to, ecology, hydrology, conservation biology, natural resource management, zoology or environmental law and policy.  Based on a 4.0 scale, the applicant shall demonstrate merit with a current 3.5 GPA in the environmental concentration courses and an overall minimum 3.0 GPA.  The scholarship is open to U.S. citizens only.


Website: Apply here

ScanCafe Scholarship

Deadline: November 30th, 2017


Award Amount: $750


Requirements: 
Write an essay of approximately 1000 - 1,500 words on one or more of the topics below:

  • Photo preservation: an existential need.
  • Photo Scanning: an art or an industrial process?
  • Transforming physical photo into digital bit: a curse or a blessing?
  • Will a machine ever really understand a photo?
  • Photo Narration of the past and the present




Website: Apply here

The Investmentzen Scholarship

Deadline: April 1st, 2017


Award Amount: $1000


Requirements: 
To enter, please submit an essay (500-1500 words) in English answering one of the following:

  1. How are you managing your money in college to prepare for a bright financial future?
  2. What financial challenges have you overcome in your life? What lesson(s) did they teach you?
  3. What are the most common financial pitfalls you see your peers making, and what advice do you have for them?


Website: Apply here

Outdoor Hobbyist Scholarship

Deadline: November 30th, 2017


Award Amount: $1000


Requirements: 
  Write a 500 to 1500 words essay about the importance of having an outdoor hobby.

  However, it should not be just about any story. It should emphasize the importance and benefits of going outdoors and should be valuable enough to help raise awareness.


Website: Apply here

The Fix Your Skin Scholarship

Deadline: May 25th, 2017


Award Amount: 3 winners of $1000


Requirements: 
We’d require a write-up that’s 500 – 2000 words in length about –

All Natural Skincare Products - Pros and Cons
It should have actionable tips that most people should be able to relate to. You can also write from your experience as that will add realism to it!


Website: Apply here

AEC Electrical Scholarship

Deadline: May 19th, 2017


Award Amount: Undisclosed


Requirements: 
-Be a graduating tri-state area high school senior
-Plan to pursue a college education in Electrical Engineering or a related field in the tri-state region
-Have financial need
-Exhibit academic achievement
-Reside in the tri-state area


(Come into financial aid office for application)