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Scholarship NameAward
$2,000
Deadline
Apr 30
Offered by
College Prowler
Description
Students can use the money to help cover tuition, housing, meal plans, books, computers, or any education-related expenses.
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$10,000
Deadline
Jun 17
Offered by
Scholarship Points
Description
ScholarshipPoints.com will give away more than $100,000 in scholarships this year including this $10,000 scholarship!
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$10,000
Deadline
Jun 30
Offered by
+U
Description
Apply to win one of five $10,000 college scholarships by telling +U how you picture your success after college. Just answer a few short and simple questions and you may be selected to win $10,000 toward your college education. +U matches students to colleges that their life, goals and finances - join today!
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German Studies Research Grant$1,500-$2,500
Deadline
May 1 and November 1
Renewable
No
Offered by
German Academic Exchange Service
DAAD
871 UN Plaza
New York, NY 10017
Eligibility
Unknown may apply. Applicants must be junior or senior undergraduates pursuing a German studies major or minor, or master's degree students or Ph.D. candidates in the humanities or social sciences who are working on a certificate in German studies at U.S. or Canadian institutions of higher education or a dissertation on a modern German topic, respectively. Applicants must be nominated by their department and must have completed two years of college German and a minimum of three courses in German studies (literature, history, politics or other fields). Applicants should submit applications, resumes, project descriptions, budget reports, lists of German courses taken, two recommendation letters, language evaluation forms and transcripts.
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JTG Scholarship in Scientific and Technical Translation or Interpretation$2,500
Deadline
June 8
Renewable
No
Offered by
American Translators Association
225 Reinekers Lane
Suite 590
Alexandria, VA 22314
Eligibility
Unknown may apply. Applicants must be enrolled or planning to enroll in a graduate or undergraduate degree program for either scientific and technical translation or interpretation. Students must be attending school full-time, and they must have completed one year of post-secondary schooling. Applicants should also have at least a 3.0 overall GPA and a 3.5 GPA in translation or interpretation courses.
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$1,000
Deadline
Apr 30
Offered by
Cappex
Description
This is an easy scholarship offered every month. There is no GPA requirement and no essay to write! All you have to do is create a Cappex profile. Click ‘apply’ and you may have just made $1,000!
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KOR Memorial Scholarship$500
Deadline
June 1
Renewable
No
Offered by
Klingon Language Institute
P.O. Box 634
Flourtown, PA 19031
Eligibility
Unknown may apply. Applicants must be full-time undergraduate or graduate students pursuing a degree in the field of language study. They must be nominated by the chair, head or dean of their department. Nominating faculty must submit a nominating letter, two additional faculty letters of recommendation and a personal statement and resume from the nominee. Knowledge of Klingon is not required.
How to apply
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Minnesota Academic Excellence ScholarshipUp to full tuition
Deadline
Varies
Renewable
No
Offered by
Minnesota Office of Higher Education Services
1450 Energy Park Drive
Suite 350
Saint Paul, MN 55108
Eligibility
Unknown may apply. Applicants must be Minnesota residents who have been admitted to a full-time program in an approved Minnesota college or university. Applicants must have demonstrated achievement in one of the following subjects: English or creative writing, fine arts, foreign language, math, science or social science.
How to apply
For information about the status of this program, applicants should contact the schools they wish to attend.
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National Junior Classical League (NJCL) Scholarships$1,200-$2,500
Deadline
May 1
Renewable
No
Offered by
National Junior Classical League
1122 Oak Street North
Fargo, ND 58102
Eligibility
Unknown may apply. Applicants must be NJCL members in good standing, entering college the upcoming year, and studying the classics. Special consideration is given to those planning to teach Latin, Greek or classical humanities. Selection is based on financial need, JCL service, academics and recommendations.
How to apply
Applications are available online or by written request.
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STA Travel Inc. ScholarshipVaries
Deadline
Varies
Renewable
No
Offered by
Foundation for Global Scholars
12050 North Pecos Street
Suite 320
Westminster, CO 80234
Eligibility
Unknown may apply. Applicants must be U.S. or Canadian citizens who are attending a North American college or university. They must be able to apply transfer credits from studying abroad to their current degree program. They must be majoring in foreign language, international business, travel, tourism, international studies, film, art or photography. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.
How to apply
Applications are available online. An application form, transcript and essay are required.
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$1,000
Deadline
Apr 30
Offered by
CollegeWeek Live
Description
CollegeWeekLive makes it easy to find information on the college of your choice, with online college fair events happening nearly every day. Register for FREE, visit 3 college booths and get automatically entered to win a $1,000 scholarship!
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Student Translation Award$500
Deadline
June 30
Renewable
No
Offered by
American Translators Association
225 Reinekers Lane
Suite 590
Alexandria, VA 22314
Eligibility
Unknown may apply. Applicants must be graduate or undergraduate students or a group of students attending an accredited U.S. college or university. The project should have post-grant results such as a publication, conference presentation or teaching material. Computer-assisted translations, dissertations and theses are not eligible, and students who are already published translators are not eligible. Translations must be from a foreign language into English. Preference is given to students who have been or are currently enrolled in translator training programs. There is a limit of one entry per student. Applicants should submit entry forms, statements of purpose, letter of recommendation, translation sample with corresponding source-language text, proof of permission to publish from copyright holder, and sample outline or other material demonstrating the nature of the work (if the project is not a translation).
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Translation Prize$2,000
Deadline
June 1
Renewable
No
Offered by
American-Scandinavian Foundation
58 Park Avenue
New York, NY 10016
Eligibility
Unknown may apply. The award is given to the best English translation of poetry, fiction, drama or literary prose written by a Scandinavian author in Danish, Finnish, Icelandic, Norwegian or Swedish after 1800. Translations may not previously have been published in the English language.
How to apply
There is no application form. Please see website for submission details.
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