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Scholarship NameAward
$2,000
Deadline
Apr 30
Offered by
Niche
Description
Students can use the money to help cover tuition, housing, meal plans, books, computers, or any education-related expenses.
How to apply
Applications are available online.
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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!
How to apply
Applications are available online.
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$1,000
Deadline
Apr 1
Offered by
Chegg
Description
Excited for college? Chegg wants to know what part of college your most looking forward to and why. Take two minutes to apply for $1,000 - You could be this month’s winner!
How to apply
Applications are available online.
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$1,000
Deadline
Apr 30
Offered by
Niche
Description
Take a survey on your neighborhood and be entered for a chance to win a $1,000 scholarship.
How to apply
Applications are available online.
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$1,000
Deadline
Apr 30
Offered by
Grammarly
Description
Grammarly makes you a better writer by finding and correcting up to 10× more mistakes than your word processor. They can not only help you with your essays - they're now offering $1,000 scholarship for your education!
How to apply
Applications are available online.
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$1,000 College JumpStart Scholarship$1,000
Deadline
April 15
Renewable
No
Offered by
College JumpStart Scholarship Fund
4546 B10 El Camino Real
No. 325
Los Altos, CA 94022
Eligibility
Unknown may apply. Applicants must be 10th, 11th or 12th grade high school, college, or adult students. Applicants may study any major and attend any college in the U.S. Applicants must be legal residents of the U.S. and complete the online application form including the required personal statement. The award may be used for tuition, room and board, books or any related educational expense.
How to apply
Applications are available online.
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$1,000 Moolahspot Scholarship$1,000
Deadline
April 30
Renewable
No
Offered by
MoolahSPOT
2713 Newlands Avenue
Belmont, CA 94002
Eligibility
Unknown may apply. Students must be at least 16 years or older and plan to attend or currently attend college or graduate school. Applicants may study any major or plan to enter any career field at any accredited college or graduate school. A short essay is required.
How to apply
Applications are available only online.
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Adopt A Veteran Essay Scholarship$1,000-$5,000
Deadline
October 6
Renewable
No
Offered by
Joe Foss Institute
14415 North 73rd Street
Suite 109
Scottsdale, AZ 85260
Eligibility
Unknown may apply. Applicants must be U.S. citizens and be high school students or recent high school graduates. They must befriend a veteran and submit a 1,500-word essay on the experience. Previous grand prize winners are ineligible. Selection is based on essay creativity, clarity and grammar.
How to apply
Entry instructions are available online. A cover sheet and essay are required.
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Adult Skills Education Award$1,000
Deadline
June 30
Renewable
No
Offered by
Imagine America Foundation
12001 Sunset Valley
Suite 203
Reston, VA 20191
Eligibility
Unknown may apply. Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents enrolling in a participating career college. Applicants must also either have a high school diploma, GED or pass an Ability to Benefit test. The minimum age requirement for application is 19. Applicants must also complete the NCCT Educational Success Potential Assessment. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.
How to apply
Applications are available online.
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Advancing Aspirations Global ScholarshipUp to $5,000
Deadline
July 27
Renewable
No
Offered by
Womenetics
99 West Paces Ferry Road NW
Suite 200
Atlanta, GA 30305
Eligibility
Unknown may apply. Applicants must be U.S. citizens or legal residents. They must be undergraduate students at an accredited postsecondary institution and write a 2,500-word essay on a sponsor-determined topic. Selection is based on essay presentation, thoroughness and quality of research.
How to apply
Application instructions are available online. A registration form and essay are required.
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$1,000
Deadline
Apr 30
Offered by
Niche
Description
Take a short survey about your school for a chance to win a $1,000 scholarship.
How to apply
Applications are available online.
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AFSA National Essay Contest$2,500
Deadline
April 15
Renewable
No
Offered by
American Foreign Service Association (AFSA)
2101 East Street NW
Washington, DC 20037
Eligibility
Unknown may apply. Students must attend a public, private, parochial school, home school or participate in a high school correspondence program in any of the 50 states, the District of Columbia or U.S. territories or must be U.S. citizens attending schools overseas.Students must be the dependent of a US government Foreign Service employee (active, retired with pension, deceased or separated).The current award is $2,500 to the student, $500 to his/her school and all expenses paid trip to Washington, DC, for the winner and parents.
How to apply
The registration form is available online. Applicants must write a 750- to 1,000 word essay on the topic provided.
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Akash Kuruvilla Memorial Scholarship$1,000
Deadline
June 29
Renewable
No
Offered by
Akash Kuruvilla Memorial Scholarship Fund Inc.
P.O. Box 140900
Gainesville, FL 32614
Eligibility
Unknown may apply. Applicants must be entering or current full-time college students at an accredited U.S. four-year college or university. They must demonstrate academic achievement, leadership, integrity and excellence in diversity. Selection is based on character, financial need and the applicant's potential to impact his or her community.
How to apply
Applications are available online. An application form, essay, personal statement, one recommendation letter and resume are required.
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Alpha Kappa Alpha Financial Need ScholarsVaries
Deadline
April 15 and August 15
Renewable
No
Offered by
Alpha Kappa Alpha Educational Advancement Foundation Inc.
5656 S. Stony Island Avenue
Chicago, IL 60637
Eligibility
Unknown may apply. Applicants must be studying full-time at the sophomore level or higher at an accredited institution and have a GPA of 3.0 or higher. Students must also demonstrate leadership, volunteer, civic or academic service. The program is open to students without regard to sex, race, creed, color, ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation or disability. Students do NOT need to be members of Alpha Kappa Alpha. Deadline is April 15 for undergraduate students and August 15 for graduate students.
How to apply
Applications are available online. An application form, personal statement and three letters of recommendation are required.
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American Fire Sprinkler Association High School Senior Scholarship Contest$2,000
Deadline
April 2
Renewable
No
Offered by
American Fire Sprinkler Association
12750 Merit Drive
Suite 350
Dallas, TX 75251
Eligibility
Unknown may apply. Applicants must be high school seniors who plan to attend a U.S. college, university or certified trade school. Students must read the "Fire Sprinkler Essay" available online and then take an online quiz. Applicants receive one entry in the scholarship drawing for each question answered correctly.
How to apply
Applications are available online.
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$500
Deadline
Jun 1
Offered by
Niche
Description
Open to all high school juniors in the class of 2016.
How to apply
Applications are available online.
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Annuity.org Scholarship$1,000-$2,000
Deadline
May 1
Renewable
No
Offered by
Annuity.org Scholarship
189 S. Orange Avenue, Suite 1600
Orlando, FL 32801
Eligibility
Unknown may apply. Applicants must be high school seniors, undergraduate students or graduate students enrolled in a U.S. college. Students must write a 700- to 1,400-word essay on the financial topic provided.
How to apply
Application information is available online. Essays must be submitted by email.
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Broadcasting Your Aspirations Scholarship$2,500
Deadline
April 1
Renewable
No
Offered by
DirectStar TV and GetDirectTv.com
1101 521 Corporate Center Drive
Fort Mill, SC 29707
Eligibility
Unknown may apply. Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent legal residents and must be current or entering two- or four-year college students or graduate students. Students must write a 500- to 1,000-word blog post about how television has influenced their post-graduate career goals.
How to apply
Applications are available online.
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Bruce Lee Foundation Scholarship Program$1,000
Deadline
June 14
Renewable
No
Offered by
Bruce Lee Foundation
11693 San Vicente Boulevard
Suite 918
Los Angeles , CA 90049
Eligibility
Unknown may apply. Applicants must be at least 16 years of age and be high school seniors attending or planning to attend or current college students attending a two-year or four-year college or university or trade/vocational school within the United States. Applicants must also hold a passion for education and value the characteristics exemplified by Bruce Lee. Students may be interviewed by phone if chosen as final contenders. Selection is based upon the overall strength of the application.
How to apply
Applications are available online. An application form and two letters of recommendation are required.
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CIA Undergraduate Scholarship ProgramAnnual salary including benefits and up to $18,000 for tuition
Deadline
October
Renewable
No
Offered by
Central Intelligence Agency
Office of Public Affairs
Washington, DC 20505
Eligibility
Unknown may apply. Applicants must be high school seniors or college sophomores. High school students must have an SAT score of 1000 or higher or an ACT score of 21 or higher, while all applicants must have a GPA of at least 3.0. Applicants must demonstrate financial need, defined as a household income of less than $70,000 for a family of four or $80,000 for a family of five or more. They must meet all criteria for regular CIA employees, including security checks and medical examinations. Applicants must commit to a work experience each summer during college and agree to CIA employment for 1.5 times the length of their CIA-sponsored scholarship.
How to apply
Applications are available online. A resume, SAT/ACT scores, family income information, copy of FAFSA or Student Aid Report, transcript and two letters of recommendation are required.
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$500
Deadline
Jun 1
Offered by
Niche
Description
Open to all high school seniors in the class of 2015.
How to apply
Applications are available online.
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CKSF Scholarships$250-$2,500
Deadline
Monthly
Renewable
No
Offered by
Common Knowledge Scholarship Foundation
P.O. Box 290361
Davie, FL 33329-0361
Eligibility
Unknown may apply. Applicants must register online with CKSF and complete quizzes on various topics. Students may be U.S. high school students in grades 9 to 12 or college students.
How to apply
Applications are available online. Online registration is required.
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CollegeSTEPS Sweepstakes$1,000
Deadline
August 13
Renewable
No
Offered by
Wells Fargo, N.A.
301 E. 58th Street N.
Sioux Falls, SD 57104
Eligibility
Unknown may apply. Students must be attending a high school, college or university or be home schooled and be at least 14 years old. Winners are selected from those who enroll in the CollegeSTEPS program.
How to apply
Applications available online.
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Congressional Black Caucus Spouses Education ScholarshipVaries
Deadline
June 5
Renewable
No
Offered by
Congressional Black Caucus Foundation
1720 Massachusetts Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20036
Eligibility
Unknown may apply. Applicants do NOT need to be African American but must reside or attend school in a congressional district represented by a CBC member. Students must be attending or planning to attend school on a full-time basis. Students must have at least a 2.5 GPA, and they must demonstrate leadership and community service participation.
How to apply
Applications are available online.
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Create Real Impact Contest$500 and $1,500
Deadline
April 18
Renewable
No
Offered by
Impact Teen Drivers
Attn.: Create Real Impact Contest
P.O. Box 161209
Sacramento, CA 95816
Eligibility
Unknown may apply. Applicants must be legal U.S. residents who are between the ages of 14 and 22. They must be enrolled full-time at an accredited secondary or post-secondary school. They must submit an original, videotaped creative project that offers a solution to the problem of distracted driving. Selection is based on project concept, message effectiveness and creativity.
How to apply
Contest entry instructions are available online. A videotaped creative project is required.
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$500
Deadline
Jun 1
Offered by
Niche
Description
Open to all high school students in the class of 2017.
How to apply
Applications are available online.
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Davis-Putter Scholarship FundUp to $10,000
Deadline
April 1
Renewable
No
Offered by
Davis-Putter Scholarship Fund
P.O. Box 7307
New York, NY 10116
Eligibility
Unknown may apply. Applicants must be undergraduate or graduate students who participate in the progressive movement, acting in the interests of issues such as expansion of civil rights and international solidarity, among others. Applicants must also have demonstrated financial need as well as a solid academic record.
How to apply
Applications are available online.
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DefensiveDriving.com Scholarship$1,500
Deadline
April 30
Renewable
No
Offered by
DefensiveDriving.com
11 Greenway Plaza
Suite 3150
Houston, TX 77046
Eligibility
Unknown may apply. Applicants must be high school seniors or college students who are legal residents of the U.S. Students must submit a video about defensive driving on the topic provided.
How to apply
Applications are available online.
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Delete Cyberbullying Scholarship Award$1,500
Deadline
June 30
Renewable
No
Offered by
Delete Cyberbullying
2261 Market Street #291
San Francisco, CA 94114
Eligibility
Unknown may apply. Applicants must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident and attending or planning to attend an accredited U.S. college or university for undergraduate or graduate studies. Applicants must also be a high school, college or graduate student or a student planning to enter college.
How to apply
Applications are available online. An application form and an essay are required.
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Digital Privacy Scholarship$500-$1,500
Deadline
June 30
Renewable
No
Offered by
Digital Responsibility
3561 Homestead Road #113
Santa Clara, CA 95051
Eligibility
Unknown may apply. Applicants must be a high school freshman, sophomore, junior or senior or a current or entering college or graduate school student of any level. Home schooled students are also eligible. There is no age limit. Students must also be a U.S. citizen or legal resident.
How to apply
Applications are available online. A 140-character message is required of all applicants. The top 10 finalists must write a full length essay.
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$500
Deadline
Dec 31
Offered by
Niche
Description
Open to high school, college, and graduate students attending or interested in attending art school.
How to apply
Applications are available online.
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Directron.com College Scholarship$200-$800
Deadline
May 1
Renewable
No
Offered by
Directron
10402 Harwin Drive
Houston, TX 77036
Eligibility
Unknown may apply. Applicants must be high school seniors or current college students and submit an essay on the provided topic related to computers. Essays are judged on academic merit (50 percent) and originality and creativity (50 percent). Photos are not required but recommended.
How to apply
No application is required. Applicants should send their contact information and essays to information@directron.com.
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DirectTextbook.com Haiku Scholarship $500
Deadline
September 11
Renewable
No
Offered by
DirectTextbook.com
1525 Chemeketa Street NE
Salem, OR 97301
Eligibility
Unknown may apply. Applicants must be U.S. citizens, currently enrolled in a two- or four-year college or university and high school graduates. Students must write a haiku poem on provided topic. A minimum 2.0 GPA is required.
How to apply
Applications are available online.
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Don't Text and Drive Scholarship$500-$1,500
Deadline
September 30
Renewable
No
Offered by
Digital Responsibility
3561 Homestead Road #113
Santa Clara, CA 95051
Eligibility
Unknown may apply. Applicants must be a high school freshman, sophomore, junior or senior or a current or entering college or graduate school student of any level. Home schooled students are also eligible. There is no age limit. Students must also be a U.S. citizen or legal resident.
How to apply
Applications are available online. A 140-character message is required of all applicants. The top 10 finalists must write a full length essay.
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Dorm Room Disaster Scholarship$500
Deadline
October 31
Renewable
No
Offered by
Movearoo

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Eligibility
Unknown may apply. Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent legal residents and be high school seniors planning to attend college or current college undergraduate or graduate students. A minimum 2.5 GPA is required. Students must upload a photo of their dorm room disaster to one of a number of social media websites.
How to apply
Application information is available online.
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$500
Deadline
Jun 1
Offered by
Niche
Description
Open to all high school freshmen in the class of 2018.
How to apply
Applications are available online.
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Dream Deferred Essay Contest on Civil Rights in the Mideast$500-$2,000
Deadline
May 27
Renewable
No
Offered by
Hands Across the Mideast Support Alliance
263 Huntington Avenue, #315
Boston, MA 02115
Eligibility
Unknown may apply. Entrants must be age 25 or younger at the time of the entry deadline. They must be living in an Arab League nation, the U.S., Afghanistan or Iran. They must write an essay of 600 to 1,500 words responding to one of the civil rights topics presented in the official entry rules. Selection is based on the strength and relevance of the essay response.
How to apply
Applications are available online. The completion of an online essay submission form is required.
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E-waste Scholarship$500-$1,500
Deadline
April 30
Renewable
No
Offered by
Digital Responsibility
3561 Homestead Road #113
Santa Clara, CA 95051
Eligibility
Unknown may apply. Applicants must be a high school freshman, sophomore, junior or senior or a current or entering college or graduate school student of any level. Home schooled students are also eligible. There is no age limit. Students must also be a U.S. citizen or legal resident.
How to apply
Applications are available online. A 140-character message is required of all applicants. The top 10 finalists must write a full length essay.
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Educational Advancement Foundation Merit ScholarshipVaries
Deadline
April 15 (undergraduates) and August 15 (graduates)
Renewable
No
Offered by
Alpha Kappa Alpha Educational Advancement Foundation Inc.
5656 S. Stony Island Avenue
Chicago, IL 60637
Eligibility
Unknown may apply. Applicants must be full-time college students at the sophomore level or higher, including graduate students, at an accredited school. They must have a GPA of at least 3.0 and demonstrate community involvement and service. The program is open to students without regard to sex, race, creed, color, ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation or disability. Students do NOT need to be members of Alpha Kappa Alpha. The application deadline is April 15 for undergraduates and August 15 for graduates.
How to apply
Applications are available online. An application form, personal statement and three letters of recommendation are required.
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Everyone Deserves a Birthday$10,000
Deadline
October 17
Renewable
No
Offered by
Do Something (Scholarships)
19 West 21st Street, Floor 8
New York, NY 10010
Eligibility
Unknown may apply. Applicants must be 25 years old or younger and be a U.S. or Canadian citizen. Selection is based on participation in an online project to send birthday cards to homeless children.
How to apply
To apply, follow the online directions for the project and post pictures/video of the project.
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$500
Deadline
Dec 31
Offered by
Niche
Description
Open to both current and prospective graduate students
How to apply
Applications are available online.
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Families of Freedom Scholarship Fund Varies
Deadline
May 15
Renewable
No
Offered by
Families of Freedom c/o Scholarship America
One Scholarship Way
P.O. Box 297
St. Peter, MN 56082
Eligibility
Unknown may apply. Applicants must be dependent children, spouses or domestic partners of 9/11 victims. Children of victims must enroll in a postsecondary program by age 24 and must continue studies uninterrupted after their 24th birthday to continue to receive assistance. Spouses and domestic partners can apply through the year 2012. Financial need is required.
How to apply
Applications are available online. An application form, copy of most recent tax return, transcript and copy of school billing statement are required.
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Family Travel Forum Teen Travel Writing Scholarship$250-$1,000
Deadline
August 1
Renewable
No
Offered by
Family Travel Forum
891 Amsterdam Avenue
New York, NY 10025
Eligibility
Unknown may apply. Applicants must be members of the TravelBIGO.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.
How to apply
Application instructions are available online. An essay submission form and essay are required.
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Freedom of Speech PSA Contest$2,000-$3,000
Deadline
April 30
Renewable
No
Offered by
National Association of Broadcasters
1771 N Street NW
Washington, DC 20036
Eligibility
Unknown may apply. Applicants must be part-time or full-time graduate or undergraduate students currently attending a college, university or technical/community college. They must create a 30 second public service announcement while enrolled answering the question, "What does freedom of speech mean to me?" Announcements may be created for television, radio or in an interactive, multimedia format. Selection is based upon quality of submission.
How to apply
Applications are available online.
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From Failure to Promise Essay Contest$500-$1,500
Deadline
July 31
Renewable
No
Offered by
From Failure to Promise
P.O. Box 352
Olympia Fields, IL 60461
Eligibility
Unknown may apply. Applicants must be high school seniors, undergraduate students or graduate students who are enrolled at or planning to enroll at an accredited U.S. college or university. They must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher. They must submit an essay discussing how the book "From Failure to Promise: An Uncommon Path to Professoriate" has impacted their pursuit of success. Selection is based on essay originality, presentation and quality of research.
How to apply
Applications are available online. An application form, transcript and essay are required.
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$500
Deadline
Dec 31
Offered by
Niche
Description
Open to all current and prospective community college students
How to apply
Applications are available online.
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Fulbright GrantsVaries
Deadline
October 15
Renewable
No
Offered by
U.S. Department of State
Office of Academic Exchange Programs, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs
U.S. Department of State, SA-44
301 4th Street SW, Room 234
Washington, DC 20547
Eligibility
Unknown may apply. Applicants must be graduate students, scholars or professionals. Funds are generally used to support students in university teaching, advanced research, graduate study or teaching in elementary and secondary schools.
How to apply
Applications are available online.
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FutureSelfie Scholarship$3,000
Deadline
October 31
Renewable
No
Offered by
Bankrate Inc.
11760 U.S. Highway 1
North Palm Beach, FL 33408
Eligibility
Unknown may apply. Applicants must be high school seniors or current undergraduate or graduate level students and be U.S. residents. Selection is based on the ambition, creativity, dedication, originality and uniqueness of the photo submitted. The photo should represent the student in a future career or how the student envisions himself/herself in the future.
How to apply
Applications are available online and include a picture of the student depicting his or her "future self."
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Gen and Kelly Tanabe Student Scholarship$1,000
Deadline
July 31
Renewable
No
Offered by
Gen and Kelly Tanabe Scholarship Program
2713 Newlands Avenue
Belmont, CA 94002
Eligibility
Unknown may apply. 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.
How to apply
Applications are available online.
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Go! Overseas Study Abroad Scholarship$500
Deadline
May 19
Renewable
No
Offered by
Go! Overseas Study Abroad Scholarship
2680 Bancroft Way
Berkeley, CA 94704
Eligibility
Unknown may apply. Applicants must be current college or graduate students who have been accepted into a study abroad program for the coming academic year. Selection is based on application creativity and display of analytical thinking.
How to apply
Applications are available online. An application form and essay are required.
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Varies
Deadline
Dec 31
Offered by
InboxDollars
Description
Earn cash just for sharing your opinion with InboxDollars. Share your opinion and be rewarded while helping to shape future consumer products and services. The more surveys you take, the more money you earn!
How to apply
Applications are available online.
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HighSpeedInternet.com Get Google Scholarship$500
Deadline
October 25
Renewable
No
Offered by
HighSpeedInternet.com
5202 W. Douglas Corrigan Way, Suite 300
Salt Lake City, UT 84116
Eligibility
Unknown may apply. Applicants must be high school or home school seniors planning to attend college or current college freshmen, sophomores, juniors or seniors or graduate students. Students must also be U.S. citizens or permanent residents and have a minimum 2.5 GPA.
How to apply
Applications are available online. A 400- to 800- word letter is required on the topic provided.
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Horatio Alger Association Scholarship Program$20,000
Deadline
October 25
Renewable
No
Offered by
Horatio Alger Association
Attn.: Scholarship Department
99 Canal Center Plaza
Alexandria, VA 22314
Eligibility
Unknown may apply. Applicants must enter college the fall following their high school graduation, have at least a 2.0 GPA, be in need of financial aid ($50,000 or less adjusted gross income per family is preferred) and be involved in extracurricular and community activities. Students applying from Louisiana, Montana and Idaho have additional state specific requirements.
How to apply
Applications are available online.
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IAPMO Essay Scholarship Contest$500-$1,000
Deadline
May 1
Renewable
No
Offered by
International Association of Plumbing and Mechanical Officials (IAPMO)
4755 E. Philadelphia Street
Ontario, CA 91761
Eligibility
Unknown may apply. Applicants must be current high school seniors or enrolled or accepted as full-time students in an accredited technical school, community college, trade school, four-year accredited college or university or an apprentice program.
How to apply
Applications are available online. An essay of 800 to 1,600 words on the topic provided is required.
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JW Surety Bonds Scholarship$25,000
Deadline
September 30
Renewable
No
Offered by
JW Surety Bonds
6023A Kellers Church Road
Pipersville, PA 18947
Eligibility
Unknown may apply. Applicants must be current college students or prospective college students and must create content for a blog. Selection is based on quality, creativity and professionalism of the blog content created.
How to apply
Applications are available online.
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$1,000
Deadline
Apr 30
Offered by
Scholarship Points
Description
ScholarshipPoints.com will give away over $100,000 in free college scholarships this year including a $1,000 scholarship every month! Apply now!
How to apply
Applications are available online.
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Kymanox's James J. Davis Memorial Scholarship for Students Studying Abroad$1,000
Deadline
May 22
Renewable
No
Offered by
Kymanox
Attn.: Scholarship Administrator
2220 Sedwick Road, Suite 201
Durham, NC 27713
Eligibility
Unknown may apply. Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents planning to attend an accredited program abroad for at least eight weeks. Strong preference is given to students with financial need, and preference is given to applicants studying in a non-English speaking country and to applicants who are majoring in engineering, math or science.
How to apply
Applications are available online. An application form, an acceptance letter to a study abroad program, a financial needs verification form and an essay are required.
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Marshall Memorial FellowshipVaries
Deadline
June 1
Renewable
No
Offered by
German Marshall Fund of the United States
1744 R Street NW
Washington, DC 20009
Eligibility
Unknown may apply. Applicants must be nominated by a recognized leader in their communities or professional fields. They must be between 28 and 40 years of age and demonstrate achievement within their profession, civic involvement and leadership. They must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents or be permanent citizens of one of the 38 countries listed on the scholarship page. European applicants will visit the United States for their fellowship opportunities. Candidates should have little or no previous experience traveling through Europe. Fellows visit five or six cities and meet with policy makers, business professionals and other community leaders.
How to apply
Applications are available online.
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Marshall ScholarVaries
Deadline
October
Renewable
No
Offered by
Marshall Aid Commemoration Commission

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Eligibility
Unknown may apply. Applicants must be U.S. citizens who expect to earn a degree from an accredited four-year college or university in the U.S. with a minimum 3.7 GPA. Students may apply in one of eight regions in the U.S.
How to apply
Contact your regional center at the address listed on the website.
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Mary Cone Barrie Scholarship$2,500
Deadline
July 12
Renewable
No
Offered by
Destiny Solutions Inc.
The Mary Cone Barrie Scholarship
400 Holly Street, Suite 800
Toronto, ON M4S 3C3
Eligibility
Unknown may apply. Applicants must be enrolled in any course or program through the continuing education department at an accredited college or university in the United States or Canada. Applicants should be returning to school as continuing education students. Both the applicant and the college he/she is planning to attend must complete the application. Selection is based upon dedication to lifelong learning and the overall strength of the application.
How to apply
Applications are available online. An application form from the applicant and sponsoring school, essay, letter of reference and proof of enrollment are required.
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$2,000
Deadline
Apr 30
Offered by
CaptainU
Description
CaptainU helps simplify the recruiting process by helping you connect with over 16,000 college coaches and make a college team! Register for a free account with CaptainU for a chance to win this scholarship - no essay required!
How to apply
Applications are available online.
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My Mentor Was Me Scholarship Video Challenge$1,000
Deadline
July 31
Renewable
No
Offered by
My Mentor Was Me

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Eligibility
Unknown may apply. Applicants must be high school seniors, college undergraduate students or graduate students who are pursuing a degree at an accredited college in the U.S., Canada or Mexico. Students must join the website and upload a one- to three-minute video about how a mentor has helped.
How to apply
Application information is available online.
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MyProjectorLamps Scholarship$500
Deadline
October 12 and April 13
Renewable
No
Offered by
MyProjectorLamps
Suite 250, 1000 Lincoln Road
Miami Beach, FL 33139
Eligibility
Unknown may apply. Applicants must be at least 16 years old and currently attend an accredited high school or college. Students must also be high school seniors or college undergraduate students with a minimum GPA of 3.0 or higher.
How to apply
Application information is available online. An essay on the provided topic is required.
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National College Match ProgramFull tuition plus room and board
Deadline
September 26
Renewable
No
Offered by
QuestBridge
120 Hawthorne Avenue
Suite 103
Palo Alto, CA 94301
Eligibility
Unknown may apply. Applicants must have demonstrated academic excellence in the face of economic obstacles. Students of all races and ethnicities are encouraged to apply. Many past award recipients have been among the first generation in their families to attend college.
How to apply
Applications are available on the QuestBridge website in August of each year. An application form, two teacher recommendations, one counselor recommendation (Secondary School Report), a transcript and SAT and/or ACT score reports are required.
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National Merit Scholarship Program and National Achievement Scholarship Program$2,500
Deadline
October 19, PSAT test date
Renewable
No
Offered by
National Merit Scholarship Corporation
1560 Sherman Avenue, Suite 200
Evanston, IL 60201-4897
Eligibility
Unknown may apply. Applicants must be enrolled full-time in high school, progressing normally toward completion and planning to enter college no later than the fall following completion of high school, be U.S. citizens or permanent legal residents in the process of becoming U.S. citizens and take the PSAT/NMSQT no later than the 11th grade. Participation in the program is based on performance on the exam.
How to apply
Application is made by taking the PSAT/NMSQT test.
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$500
Deadline
Dec 31
Offered by
Niche
Description
Open to high school, college, and graduate students attending or interested in attending beauty school.
How to apply
Applications are available online.
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New Look Laser Tattoo Removal Semiannual Scholarship$1,000
Deadline
June 30 and November 30
Renewable
No
Offered by
New Look Laser Tattoo Removal
c/o Nicole Carter, Scholarship Coordinator
1770 St. James Place
Suite 105
Houston, TX 77056
Eligibility
Unknown may apply. Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents who are enrolled or planning to enroll at an accredited college or university and who have a minimum 3.0 GPA. Students must write a 200- to 400-word post on a website, blog or online forum about laser tattoo removal.
How to apply
Application instructions are available online. An application form, writing project and transcript are required.
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Nordstrom Scholarship Program$2,500
Deadline
May 1
Renewable
No
Offered by
Nordstrom Scholarship Program
1600 Seventh Avenue
Suite 2600
Seattle, WA 98101
Eligibility
Unknown may apply. Applicants must be high school juniors who reside and attend school in a state with a Nordstrom or Nordstrom Rack store. Applicants must have a history of community service, volunteer work or participation in extracurricular activities. Applicants must also intend to attend an accredited college or university for all four years during distribution of the award. A minimum 2.7 GPA and application for financial aid is required.
How to apply
Applications are available online.
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Off to College Scholarship Sweepstakes$1,000
Deadline
May 9
Renewable
No
Offered by
SunTrust
P.O. Box 27172
Richmond, VA 23261-7172
Eligibility
Unknown may apply. Applicants must be high school seniors who are at least 13 years old and plan to attend a college accredited by the U.S. Department of Education the following fall. U.S. residency is required. Financial need and academic achievement are not considered. Note that this is a sweepstakes drawing every two weeks.
How to apply
Applications are available online. Mail-in entries are also accepted. Contact information is required.
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Resume Companion $1,000 Scholarship$1,000
Deadline
July 14
Renewable
No
Offered by
Resume Companion
427 N. Tatnall Street #95492
Wilmington, DE 19801
Eligibility
Unknown may apply. Applicants must be enrolled or planning to enroll full-time in a U.S. college or university and must write a resume about a fictional or non-fictional character from the past or present.
How to apply
Resumes must be emailed to scholarship@resumecompanion.com including the name of the applicant and university. Selection is based on the "protocols of how a professional resume should be written" and entertainment value of the resume.
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$500
Deadline
Dec 31
Offered by
Niche
Description
Open to all Pittsburgh high school, college, and graduate students and students who previously attended a high school in the Pittsburgh area.
How to apply
Applications are available online.
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Rhodes ScholarFull Tuition plus stipend
Deadline
October 2
Renewable
No
Offered by
Rhodes Scholarship Trust
Attn.: Elliot F. Gerson
8229 Boone Boulevard, Suite 240
Vienna, VA 22182
Eligibility
Unknown may apply. Applicants must be U.S. citizens between the ages of 18 and 24 and have a bachelor's degree at the time of the award. The awards provides for two to three years of study at the University of Oxford including educational costs and other expenses. Selection is extremely competitive and is based on literary and scholastic achievements, athletic achievement and character.
How to apply
Applications are available online.
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Rocket 55 Scholarship$1,000
Deadline
May 31
Renewable
No
Offered by
Rocket 55
325 Cedar Street, Suite 1010
St. Paul, MN 55101
Eligibility
Unknown may apply. Applicants must be high school seniors or undergraduate students enrolled at least part-time. Students must make a short video (three minutes or less) on a designated topic. The top five videos will be posted on the company's website, and the winner will be selected by a public vote.
How to apply
Applicants must email their name, phone number and link to the video.
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Salvatore J. Natoli Dissertation Award in Geographic Education$500
Deadline
April 10
Renewable
No
Offered by
National Council for Geographic Education
Jacksonville State University
206-A Martin Hall
700 Pelham Road North
Jacksonville, AL 36265-1602
Eligibility
Unknown may apply. This award is not restricted to dissertations in geography. Applicants must have received the doctoral degree within the previous two years and are expected to present their research at the annual meeting. Applicants must submit papers drawn from the dissertation, plus abstracts; cover letters that state the title of the dissertation, date of the degree, major professor's name and institution and applicant's social security number; verification letters from the major professors and applications for program participation for the NCGE Annual Meeting. The meeting registration fee will be refunded to finalists and winners after the meeting.
How to apply
Application materials are stated online.
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Scholarship Slam$1,000
Deadline
October 4
Renewable
No
Offered by
Power Poetry
295 East 8th Street
Suite 3W
New York , NY 10009
Eligibility
Unknown may apply. Applicants must be 25 or younger and a U.S. citizen. Students submit their poem online.
How to apply
Applicants must join the website and submit their poem online.
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$500
Deadline
Dec 31
Offered by
Niche
Description
Open to high school, college, and graduate students attending or interested in attending nursing school.
How to apply
Applications are available online.
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Second Chance Scholarship Contest$1,000
Deadline
August 27
Renewable
No
Offered by
American Fire Sprinkler Association
12750 Merit Drive
Suite 350
Dallas, TX 75251
Eligibility
Unknown may apply. Applicants must be U.S. citizens or legal residents and be high school graduates or GED recipients. They must be enrolled at an institution of higher learning no later than the spring semester of the upcoming academic year. American Fire Sprinkler Association (AFSA) staff and board member relatives are ineligible, as are past contest winners. Selection is made by random drawing from the pool of contest entrants.
How to apply
Contest entrants must read an informational article on fire sprinklers before taking a ten-question multiple choice test on the material covered in the article. The number of correct responses on the test is equal to the number of entries that will be made in the entrant's name, giving each entrant up to 10 entries to the random drawing that will determine the winners of the contest.
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Shepherd Scholarship$1,500
Deadline
April 1
Renewable
No
Offered by
Ancient and Accepted Scottish Rite of Freemansonry Southern Jurisdiction
1733 16th Street NW
Washington, DC 20009-3103
Eligibility
Unknown may apply. Applicants must have accepted enrollment in a U.S. institution of higher learning. No Masonic affiliation is required. Up to four letters of recommendation will be considered. Selection is based on "dedication, ambition, academic preparation, financial need and promise of outstanding performance at the advanced level."
How to apply
Applications are available online. An application form, transcript and up to four letters of recommendation are required.
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Stuck at Prom Scholarship$5,000-$10,000
Deadline
May 23
Renewable
No
Offered by
Henkel Consumer Adhesives
32150 Just Imagine Drive
Avon, OH 44011-1355
Eligibility
Unknown may apply. Applicants must attend a high school prom as a couple in the spring wearing the most original attire that they make from duct tape. Both members of the couple do not have to attend the same school. Photographs of past winners are available on the website.
How to apply
Applications are available online. Contact information, release form and prom picture are required
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Student Transportation Video Contest$500
Deadline
August 18
Renewable
No
Offered by
American Road and Transportation Builders Association
1219 28th Street, NW
Washington, DC 20007
Eligibility
Unknown may apply. Applicants must be currently enrolled elementary through graduate school students. They must produce a 2-4 minute video on some aspect of the transportation industry in the United States. Selection is based on creativity and the overall strength of the video.
How to apply
Videos must be uploaded to You Tube and a link to the video sent to ARTBA by the submission deadline. Submission forms are available online. A submission form, waiver, link to the video, enrollment verification and photo release form are required.
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$500
Deadline
Dec 31
Offered by
Niche
Description
Open to high school, college, and graduate students attending or interested in attending culinary school.
How to apply
Applications are available online.
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Study Abroad Grants$1,000
Deadline
April 1
Renewable
No
Offered by
Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi
7576 Goodwood Boulevard
Baton Rouge, LA 70806
Eligibility
Unknown may apply. Applicants do not have to be members of Phi Kappa Phi but must attend an institution with a Phi Kappa Phi chapter, have between 30 and 90 credit hours and have at least two semesters remaining at their home institution upon return. Students must have been accepted into a study abroad program that demonstrates their academic preparation, career choice and the welfare of others. They must have a GPA of 3.5 or higher.
How to apply
Applications are available online. An application form, personal statement, transcript, letter of acceptance and two letters of recommendation are required.
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TakeLessons Scholarship$1,000-$5,000
Deadline
September 30
Renewable
No
Offered by
TakeLessons
225 Broadway
San Diego, CA 92101
Eligibility
Unknown may apply. Applicants must be a current college student and a U.S. resident. Selection is based on a short essay. Essays are published online and voted on by the public. Those with the most votes are then evaluated by a committee to select the three finalists.
How to apply
Applications are available online.
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TruFit Good Citizen Scholarship$1,000-$5,000
Deadline
April 30
Renewable
No
Offered by
Citizens Bank

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Eligibility
Unknown may apply. Applicants must be at least 16 years old and attend or have been accepted to a federally accredited four-year college, university or graduate program.
How to apply
Applications are available online. An essay or a video is required.
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Tweet for Success Scholarship Contest$500
Deadline
September 18
Renewable
No
Offered by
DialMyCalls
1070 E. Indiantown Road, Suite 212
Jupiter, FL 33477
Eligibility
Unknown may apply. Applicants must be high school graduates or GED equivalent and must be enrolled or planning to enroll in an accredited two- or four-year college. Students must also be legal U.S. residents and have a minimum 2.0 GPA.
How to apply
Applications are available online.
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$100,000
Deadline
Dec 31
Offered by
Scholarship Points
Description
ScholarshipPoints.com will give away over $100,000 in free college scholarships this year including a $1,000 scholarship every month!
How to apply
Applications are available online.
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Twist and Shout Slam$1,000
Deadline
October 31
Renewable
No
Offered by
Power Poetry
295 East 8th Street
Suite 3W
New York , NY 10009
Eligibility
Unknown may apply. Applicants must be 25 years old or younger, a high school or college student, a U.S. citizen and a registered member of Power Poetry. Suggestions from the website to help make the poem more noticeable are: a great title, an image, correct spelling and punctuation, showing great effort, submitting the poem as a video and also sharing the poem on social media.
How to apply
Applications are available online and include an original poem about something that uplifts you.
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University Language Services College Scholarship$100-$500
Deadline
May 7
Renewable
No
Offered by
University Language Services
15 Maiden Lane
Suite 300
New York, NY 10038
Eligibility
Unknown may apply. Applicants must be currently enrolled or planning to enroll in an accredited United States institution of higher learning and must have studied or be studying outside the United States and be legal U.S. residents. Students must submit a photo taken while studying abroad.
How to apply
Applications are available online. An online application, photo and 200-word essay are required.
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University Language Services Scholarship Photo Contest$100-$500
Deadline
October 10
Renewable
No
Offered by
University Language Services
15 Maiden Lane
Suite 300
New York, NY 10038
Eligibility
Unknown may apply. Applicants must be current high school students at an accredited high school. They must submit a photo that they took while visiting a college campus along with a description of why the photo represents college life. Selection is based on the originality and creativity of the photo.
How to apply
Application instructions are available online. A photo and description are required.
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Varsity Tutors College Scholarship Contest$1,000
Deadline
15th of each month
Renewable
No
Offered by
Varsity Tutors
6330 Southwood Avenue
Suite 3E
St. Louis, MO 63105
Eligibility
Unknown may apply. Applicants must be at least 16 years old, be legal U.S. residents and use the award at an accredited U.S. college, university or institution of higher learning. Students write an essay, and visitors to the website vote on the winner.
How to apply
Applications are available online.
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$1,500
Deadline
Dec 31
Offered by
Scholarship Experts
Description
Create a top 10 list for why you should get this scholarship for a chance to win $1,500!
How to apply
Applications are available online.
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Why I Write Scholarship Slam$1,000
Deadline
August 15
Renewable
No
Offered by
Power Poetry
295 East 8th Street
Suite 3W
New York , NY 10009
Eligibility
Unknown may apply. Applicants must be between 13 and 25 years of age, current or former U.S. high school students who are currently attending or are planning to attend college in the U.S. and who register as a member on the Power Poetry website. One poem should be submitted for judging. Selection is based on a random drawing of all entries.
How to apply
Submissions can be made online. Registration as a member of the Power Poetry website is required for entry.
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WyzAnt College Scholarships$2,000-$10,000
Deadline
May 1
Renewable
No
Offered by
WyzAnt Tutoring

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Eligibility
Unknown may apply. Applicants must write an essay of up to 300 words on the topic provided Applicants must plan to attend a four-year college or university during the fall following the deadline or until November 1 two years after the deadline. This includes most high school sophomores through college juniors. Applicants must then promote their essays in attempt to get the greatest number of total votes. The top 10 essays with the greatest number of votes are then submitted to the final round for judging along with 10 other specially selected essays. These 20 essays are then voted on in a final round. Final selection is based on the greatest number of votes.
How to apply
Applicants must submit their essays online.
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