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June 2014

Bruce Lee Foundation Scholarship

  • Deadline: June 13th, 2014
  • Website: http://bruceleefoundation.com/index.cfm/page/JFJKD-Scholarship/pid/10253
  • Scholarship Amount: $1,000
  • Description: The Bruce Lee Foundation Scholarship is available to students over the age of 16 who demonstrate Bruce Lee's passion for education as well as his qualities of honest expression, forward thought, self-exploration, and assertiveness. You must plan to enroll at or be currently attending an two-year college, four-year university or trade/vocational school in the U.S. in order to be considered for this award. Selection is also based on, but not limited to, involvement in extracurricular activities, community service, work experience and knowledge of Bruce Lee.

A&F Annual Scholarship Awards - 2014

  • Deadline: June 14th, 2014
  • Website: http://www.abbottandfenner.com/scholarships.htm 
  • Scholarship Amount: $1,000
  • Description: Abbott & Fenner are committed to continuing our efforts at helping those who have the desire and ambition to succeed.The winner(s) of this annual scholarship will receive their award within 2 weeks of the listed deadline. All applicants should include their full name and mailing address with their submissions. The A&F Scholarships are available to all high school juniors and seniors as well as all students currently registered in any accredited post-secondary institution. To apply for this scholarship you will need to write an essay on the topic below. The essay should be between 500 and 1000 words. Your submissions must be sent to us by email at: scholarships@abbottandfenner.com

Job-Applications.com Scholarship Programs

  • Deadline: June 14th, 2014
  • Website: http://www.job-applications.com/scholarships/  
  • Scholarship Amount: $1,000
  • Description: The Working Parent College Scholarship Award Program is open to any person who: Is a full or part-time student who is in an accredited U.S. post-secondary educational institution (including, but not limited to, college, university or trade school, or similarly accredited program) with a current cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or higher at that institution; and has worked an average of at least twelve (12) hours for each of the previous four (4) weeks at the time of applying; is a residential parent of at least one minor child; is a legal resident of the United States of America; is currently enrolled and furthering his or her education at an accredited U.S. post-secondary institution or program; is eighteen (18) years of age or older at the time of applying; completes and submits the official Application form within the relevant periods for the periodic scholarships to be awarded.

Tylenol Future Care Scholarship

  • Deadline: June 15th, 2014
  • Website: http://www.college-financial-aid-advice.com/tylenol-scholarship.html
  • Scholarship Amount: Up to $10,000
  • Description: This scholarship program is available for undergraduate or graduate students enrolled in healthcare degree education including medicine, nursing, pharmacology, laboratory sciences, microbiology, physiotherapy, healthcare management and hospital administration in an accredited two-year or four-year college or university, graduate school, or vocational/technical schools. Students enrolled in Master’s level healthcare programs including the Master’s in Public Health degree (MPH) can also apply for the Tylenol scholarship. Applicants must have completed at least one year of undergraduate work or graduate studies by the spring semester of the year that they apply and have one or more years of school remaining. Scholarships are awarded based on outstanding leadership qualities, as well as academic excellence. Applicant must be a resident of the 50 United States, Puerto Rico or the District of Columbia. Scholarships are awarded based on leadership, academic proficiency and community involvement.

Cliffside Malibu Scholarship

  • Deadline: June 15th, 2014
  • Website: http://student-scholarships.cliffsidemalibu.com/
  • Scholarship Amount: Up to $8,000
  • Description: Submit your application for review. Be as detailed as possible in your submission to increase the likelihood of being chosen for participation. Within 2-4 days you will receive a url to your submission to share amongst your peers for voting. You will be given full credit under your name for your submitted work.

The Paz Prize for Poetry 2014

  • Deadline: June 15th, 2014
  • Website: www.nationalpoetryseries.org
  • Scholarship Amount: $2,000
  • Description: The Center for Literature & Theatre @ Miami Dade College (MDC), in collaboration with The National Poetry Series, is offering The Paz Prize for Poetry. The Center will award one prize annually for the publication of a previously unpublished book of poetry originally written in Spanish by an American resident.  The prize will recognize book-length manuscripts of poetry written in Spanish. Translations, works of literary criticism and scholarly texts do not qualify.

Accenture American Indian Scholarship

  • Deadline: June 15th, 2014
  • Website: http://www.aigcs.org/scholarships/undergraduate-scholarships
  • Scholarship Amount: Varies
  • Description: This scholarship is sponsored and funded by Accenture LLP and administered by the American Indian Graduate Center. Funds are available to the very brightest American Indian and Alaska Native incoming freshman and undergraduate students. Each academic year, Accenture selects students who demonstrate character, personal merit and commitment to the American Indian community locally and/or nationally. Merit is demonstrated through leadership in school, civic and extracurricular activities, academic achievement, and motivation to serve and succeed. Students should be an enrolled member of a U.S. federally recognized American Indian tribe or Alaska Native group, seeking a degree and career in fields of study including: various engineering, computer science, operations management, management, finance, marketing and other business oriented fields, be entering a U.S. accredited college or university as a full-time, degree seeking college undergraduate freshmen. The high school transcript must have a cumulative GPA of 3.25 or greater, on a 4.0 scale at the end of the seventh semester, and demonstrate character, personal merit and commitment to the American Indian Community locally and/or nationally. Merit is demonstrated through leadership in school, civic and extracurricular activities, academic achievement, and motivation to serve and succeed. Accenture provides summer internships opportunities for interested scholars.

2014 Collegiate Inventors Competition

  • Deadline: June 15th, 2014
  • Website: http://collegiateinventors.org/enter-the-competition
  • Scholarship Amount: Up to $12,000
  • Description: The Collegiate Inventors Competition, a program of the National Inventors Hall of Fame and Invent Now, is a national competition that recognizes and rewards innovations, discoveries and research by college and university students and their faculty advisors. The Competition encourages students who actively pursue invention. Students frequently come from science, engineering, mathematics and technology studies but creative invention can emerge from any course of study. The Competition also recognizes the working relationship between a student and his or her advisor. The application consists of: general student information; an essay including a brief description or abstract of the invention; information on the faculty advisor; a letter of recommendation from the faculty advisor; a literature/patent search and summary; and any relevant supporting or supplemental materials you wish to submit (examples: charts, graphs, CDs or DVDs, slides, samples, etc.). Entrants must be enrolled, or have been enrolled, full-time (at any college or university in the United States or Canada) at least part of the 12-month period prior to the date the entry is submitted. In the case of a team (maximum of four students), at least one member of the team must meet the full-time eligibility criteria and the other members must have been enrolled at least on a part time basis. The entry must be written in English and must be the original idea and work product of a student or team of students with his or her university advisor and must not have been made available to the public as a commercial product or process, or described in detail in any publication more than one year prior to entry or issued a patent more than one year prior to entry. There is no limit on the number of entries a student or team may submit in a given year. Students compete in two separate divisions, Graduate and Undergraduate.

Global Lift Equipment Scholarship

Teens Drive Smart Video Contest

  • Deadline: June 19th, 2014
  • Website: http://www.teensdrivesmart.com/index.php/video-contest
  • Scholarship Amount: Up to $20,000
  • Description: Every year, teens across the country submit videos showing us all how to be safer behind the wheel. Contest is open to legal permanent residents of the 50 United States and District of Columbia, ages 16 through 21, at the time of entry. Entrants must possess a valid driver’s license and be enrolled as full-time students in an accredited secondary, college level or trade school. Proof of age and identity must be furnished upon request.  Individuals who have previously received a scholarship prize through prior years’ versions of this contest (referred to as Safety Scholars) as well as children of employees of Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations, LLC or its agencies are not eligible. 

$7,500 Financial Education Scholarship

  • Deadline: June 19th, 2014
  • Website: https://www.dosomething.org/campaigns/mind-my-money
  • Scholarship Amount: Up to $7,500
  • Description: run a financial education workshop for your friends and you'll be entered to win a $7,500 scholarship. 3/4 of teens don't know enough about personal finances. Arm your friends with mad money skills by running a workshop to teach them. Sign up at www.dosomething.org/money and we'll give you three pre-made workshops to choose from. Everyone who runs a workshop, and tells us about it, will be entered to win a $7,500 scholarship. No essay or minimum GPA required.

Curtis E. Huntington Memorial Scholarship (formerly The John Culver Wooddy Scholarship)

  • Deadline: June 20th, 2014
  • Website: http://www.actuarialfoundation.org/programs/actuarial/scholarships.shtml
  • Scholarship Amount: $2,000
  • Description: The scholarship was established to recognize the remarkably positive impact Huntington had on his students and on the actuarial profession. Scholarship is available for full-time college seniors, who will receive their degrees in December 2014, spring/summer 2015 and no later than August 31, 2015, who have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0, is nominated by a professor at their school (only one nomination per school is accepted) and successfully complete one actuarial exam.

Big Sun Scholarship

  • Deadline: June 20th, 2014
  • Website: http://www.bigsunathletics.com
  • Scholarship Amount: $500
  • Description: The Big Sun Athletic Organization is dedicated to providing an opportunity for young athletes to learn and to excel. The organization is offering an annual scholarship to deserving student athletes regardless of which sport they are participating in. The student must be a high school senior or be attending a post-secondary institute. Applicants should send a short essay answering the following question: “How has your participation in sports affected who you are and how you relate to others?  Include the affects on your personal relationships with peers and others”. All essay submissions should be sent to: athleticawards@bigsunathletics.com. The name of the winner will be posted on the website.

Exercise for Life Athletic Scholarship Program

  • Deadline: June 20th, 2014
  • Website: http://esiason.org/thriving-with-cf/scholarships/exercise-for-life-athletic-scholarship.php
  • Scholarship Amount: Up to $10,000
  • Description: The Boomer Esiason Foundation (BEF) has created a scholar-athlete award to assist cystic fibrosis (CF) high school senior athletes pursuing undergraduate degrees. BEF’s Exercise for Life Scholarship is awarded annually to high school senior scholar-athletes on the basis of demonstrated financial need, academic accomplishment and athletic ability in the area of running. Eligible applicants are high school seniors who have CF and demonstrate scholastic ability, athletic ability (exercising on a regular basis), character, leadership, service to the community, need for financial assistance, and daily compliance to CF therapy. To be considered, students should have a completed Exercise for Life training log, provide a one-page essay on the importance of compliance to CF therapies and what they practice daily to stay healthy, and discuss their post-graduation goals, and provide a letter from a physician confirming CF diagnosis and therapy routine, letter of acceptance from college institution, a signed waiver and a recent photo among other documents. 

CenturyLinkquote.com Students, Social Media and Education Scholarship

  • Deadline: June 22nd, 2014
  • Website: http://www.centurylinkquote.com/scholarship
  • Scholarship Amount: $1,000
  • Description:“CenturyLinkQuote.com wants your top 5 ideas on how students can use social media to enhance the learning process. List each idea and then briefly explain (in less than 500 words), how you can use social media to improve education and learning.” Applicant must be a college student or a high school or home school senior graduating or earning a GED between August 1, 2013 and July 31, 2014 and will be attending an accredited college or university by fall semester 2014.  The recipient must be actively enrolled full-time as a freshman, sophomore, junior, senior, or graduate student in fall 2014 and for the entire academic year. Applicant must be a U.S. Citizen or permanent legal resident of the United States.  enrolled full-time at an accredited college or university between August 1, 2014 and July 31, 2015, have a cumulative college grade point average of at least 2.5 on a 4-point scale, and must have taken either the ACT or SAT test. The recipient will receive a one-time scholarship to be applied to qualified expenses, including graduate and undergraduate tuition and fees. Employees of CenturyLinkQuote.com, its parents, affiliates and subsidiaries, participating advertising and promotion agencies, and prize suppliers (and members of their immediate family and/or those living in the same household of each such employee) are not eligible.

Fitness Lifestyle Scholarship

  • Deadline: June 30th, 2014 at 11:59 PM
  • Website: http://www.mysupplementstore.com/scholarship.html
  • Scholarship Amount: $500
  • Description: Applicants need to fill out this survey and answer the final survey question in 500 words or less. Punctuation, grammar, clarity and organization will be considered in the final choice for the winner. Applicants must be currently residing in the United States, must be a currently enrolled full-time in college, an alumni or in high school. The student must provide the address of the college's Financial Aid Office for the college they attended, plan on attending or are current enrolled at. Also, the student must provide college/high school student identification number. If ANY false or misleading information is submitted on the official entry, the student will be disqualified without notification to the student. Only one entry per student. Scholarship payout is made payable to the college and sent directly to the school's financial aid office to be placed on the student's account. The scholarship given by My Supplement Store is awarded in July 2014.

Automotive Hall of Fame Scholarship

  • Deadline: June 30th, 2014
  • Website: http://www.automotivehalloffame.org/education/scholarships
  • Scholarship Amount: Varies
  • Description: The Automotive Hall of Fame offers scholarships annually to students accepted at an accredited college, university or trade school within the United States at the time of application, who indicate a sincere interest in an automotive career in their application. Students must enroll full-time, have a 3.0 GPA or higher, be a U. S. citizen or be in the U. S. on a student visa and submit two letters of recommendation supporting their automotive interests and a letter of acceptance for an associate, bachelor, or master’s program. The scholarship program has specific scholarships for incoming freshman and upper-level undergraduate students. All of the scholarships are based on financial need.

Log Cabin Rustics Scholarship - Spring 2014

  • Deadline: June 30th, 2014 at 5:00 PM
  • Website: http://www.logcabinrustics.com/scholarship.html  
  • Scholarship Amount: $300
  • Description: The Log Cabin Rustics Scholarship is open to all architecture, design, and building or construction school students from participating institutions. The requirements are: Applicants must be enrolled at one of the participating institutions and have an interest in pursuing a degree or certification in architecture, interior design, building or construction. Must be a legal resident of the United States or hold a valid student visa. All entries must be a minimum of 500 and maximum of 1000 words. Diagrams, schematics, illustrations and photographs may be included as supporting documents.

Art Scholarship Contest

  • Deadline: June 30th, 2014 at 5:00 PM
  • Website: http://www.floridadebtfighters.com/art-scholarship-contest/   
  • Scholarship Amount: $1,000
  • Description: This art contest is open to undergraduate and graduate students who are at least 18 years of age and currently enrolled in a college or university located within the 50 United States or the District of Columbia. U.S. territories are excluded.To be eligible, you must: Verify you have read and understand the Disparti Fowkes & Hasanbasic Scholarship Art Competition Rules by submitting a signed and scanned copy of our Application Form. Submit a digital copy of your art entry (only one (1) image or comic per student is allowed). Submit a digital photo of yourself. Please send your application, art and photo by email to community@dispartilaw.com. Please use “Debt-Con(test)” in the subject line of your e-mail.

AHF Scholarships

  • Deadline: June 30th, 2014 at 11:59 PM
  • Website: http://www.automotivehalloffame.org/education
  • Scholarship Amount: Varies
  • Description: The Automotive Hall of Fame administers several college scholarships annually for incoming freshmen and upper-level undergraduate students. Students should be accepted at an accredited college, university or trade school within the United States at the time of application, be U. S. citizens or be in the United States on a Student Visa, have a minimum GPA requirement of 3.0 and must have a sincere interest in an automotive related career. A general application serves to apply for most of them. All of the scholarships are based on financial need and full enrollment. A letter of acceptance to an associate, bachelor, or master’s program and two letters of recommendation supporting the applicant’s automotive interests are required.

AHF Scholarships

  • Deadline: June 30th, 2014
  • Website: http://www.jflf.org/awards/Awards-Home.aspx
  • Scholarship Amount: Up to $1,000
  • Description: The James F. Lincoln Arc Welding Foundation offers scholarships to students interested in arc welding. Entries are written papers describing an original project made by the entrant or entrants (if a group, should be no more than five persons). The program offers cash awards for the best reports of arc welded shop projects or problems involving the use of arc welding submitted in three separate, non-competing divisions.
    High School Projects: high school, career or technical school students 18 years old or younger enrolled in a shop course in any type of school or training program may submit written reports describing welding projects they have completed. The project may be a structure, a repair, or an item made for home, farm, shop or recreational use. Projects may be submitted by individuals or by teams of no more than five students with the approval of their instructor.
    Career Projects: Any student 19 or older other than a college student studying for a Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree is eligible. Students could be enrolled in any of the following: evening adult classes, career or technical school, high school, private trade school, in-plant training classes, technical institutes, junior, community or 2-year college courses or apprentice programs. Students enrolled in 2-year Associate Degree programs who are submitting papers rather than projects need to apply to Division IV.
    Associate’s Degree Students (Papers): Students enrolled in 2-year degree programs may submit papers representing their work on design, engineering, or manufacturing problems relating to any type of building, bridge, structure, machine, product or mechanical apparatus; or arc welding research, testing, procedure or process development. Papers on topics such as welding safety, welding education, and the use of virtual reality systems to train welders may also be submitted. Students may participate as individuals or as a group of no more than six.
    Bachelor’s Degree and Graduate Degree Students (Papers):
    Students enrolled in undergraduate or graduate degree programs located in the United States of America may participate. Students may participate as individuals or as a group of no more than six.

The Do-Over Scholarship

  • Deadline: June 30th, 2014 at 11:59 PM
  • Website: http://www.scholarshipexperts.com/apply.htx#do-over 
  • Scholarship Amount: $1,500
  • Description: ScholarshipExperts.com offers the Do-Over Scholarship to those applicants that are legal residents of one of the fifty (50) United States or the District of Columbia, who are thirteen (13) years of age or older at the time of application, and are currently enrolled (or enroll no later than Dec. 31, 2020) in an accredited post-secondary institution of higher education. Scholarship is for all students, regardless of academic merit or financial need. Applicants must submit a complete scholarship application online at the sponsor’s website, including name and contact information, background details, academic details, and an online short original, previously unpublished written response (250 words or less) for the question: “If you could get one ‘do-over’ in life, what would it be and why? ” Essays must be written in English, with correct spelling and grammar, and must not exceed two hundred fifty (250) words. Winners will be selected based on writing ability, creativity, originality, and overall excellence. Recipient must submit proof of enrollment to sponsor to receive the scholarship. All applications become the property of the Sponsor and will not be returned.

AWG Minority Scholarship

  • Deadline: June 30th, 2014
  • Website: http://www.awg.org/eas/minority.htm
  • Scholarship Amount: Up to $6,000
  • Description: This scholarship encourages young minority women to pursue a career in the geosciences. It provides financial aid and matches the student with a mentor in the same field who will offer guidance and support. The applicant must be a woman who is African-American, Hispanic, or Native American, and a U.S. citizen, pursuing an undergraduate degree (full-time) in the geosciences (geology, geophysics, geochemistry, hydrology, meteorology, physical oceanography, planetary geology, or earth science education) at an accredited college or university and a contributor to the larger world community through her academic and personal strengths.

Italia Rail Study Abroad Scholarship

  • Deadline: June 30th, 2014
  • Website: http://www.awg.org/eas/minority.htm
  • Scholarship Amount: $1,000
  • Description: In order to be eligible for this scholarship, students must be enrolled in second or third year undergraduate education program at a recognized US university or college. Must have been accepted and confirmed participation in Italy study abroad program (having paid deposit to hold place). Have at least a 3.0 cumulative GPA and be on financial aid.

BBG Communications Award

  • Deadline: June 30th, 2014 at 11:59 PM
  • Website: http://www.breylancommunications.com/bbgcommunications/132/scholarships.php
  • Scholarship Amount: $1,000
  • Description: This scholarship is designed for students between the ages of 16 and 21 who are currently attending or will be attending an institution of higher education in the fall of 2014. Applicants must be a citizen of the United States or Canada, have at least a 2.5 G.P.A. and have at least one full year of post-secondary studies remaining at the time of the award. Applicants must submit answers to the two essay questions found on the application page prior to the deadline. The first question is: “What do you think is the greatest advancement in the information and communication technology industry over the last 10 years. The second question is: “Why do you think a college/university education is important?” Essays must be under 1,500 words.

Marine Corps Counterintelligence Association

  • Deadline: June 30th, 2014
  • Website: http://www.zinch.com/scholarships/marine-corps-counterintelligence-association-scholarships
  • Scholarship Amount: Up to $1,000
  • Description: Scholarship is available to qualified applicants who are pursuing full-time undergraduate studies at a fully-accredited institution. Applicants must be a child or grandchild (including adopted or step-) under age 25 at the time of application or a spouse of one of the following: a current member of the Marine Corps Counterintelligence Association (MCCIA), or a deceased marine who was a member of the MCCIA at the time of his death, or a counterintelligence marine who lost his life in the line of duty, whether he was a member of the MCCIA or not. Students currently attending, or accepted at one of the U.S. military academies are not eligible. Applicants should have a minimum GPA of 3.0 and must attach a written essay (no more than one typewritten page), letters of recommendation from teachers, employers or others and evidence of acceptance at the institution and copies of the SAT and ACT results.

Future Counselors of America Scholarship

  • Deadline: June 30th, 2014
  • Website: http://www.datingadvice.com/scholarship
  • Scholarship Amount: $1,000
  • Description: Scholarship is available to U.S. undergraduates and graduates majoring in psychology who seek a career in relationship counseling or a related field. Applicants will be judged based on academic achievement (minimum 3.5 cumulative GPA) and a minimum 500 to a maximum of 900-word essay entitled “The Psychology of Online Dating.” The essay should address the psychological issues and challenges facing singles given the growing popularity of online dating, and how relationship professionals can help online daters navigate these challenges. Any sources should be cited using MLA format. The official transcripts and the original essay should be mailed.

Campbell Family Scholarship

  • Deadline: June 30th, 2014
  • Website: http://www.banfieldcharitabletrust.org/programs/campbell-family-scholarships
  • Scholarship Amount: Varies
  • Description: The Banfield Charitable Trust Campbell Family Scholarships program helps cover the cost of tuition for undergraduate students pursuing pet-related careers. The scholarship program is designed to support students’ academic work in a variety of areas including pre-veterinary sciences, veterinary technology and other academic fields that will lead them to pet-focused careers. The scholarships do not cover veterinary school. To be considered for a scholarship, the applicant must: be graduated or about to graduate from high school (or equivalent) and be enrolled (or be admitted) as a full-time undergraduate in an accredited college, junior college, university, trade, or business school, have attained a grade point average of at least 2.75, be a U.S. citizen, demonstrate academic ability and the character and motivation to complete their education, and exhibit a desire to make life better for pets and their families and ddemonstrate that they have worked with or interacted with pets and families in the past and are dedicated to working with and interacting with them in the future. A 250 word essay, two sealed letters of recommendation and a copy of their SAT or ACT scores must be included in the application package.  Applicants should not be the spouse, parent, sibling, child or grandchild of a member of the  Scholarship Committee, a director or officer of Banfield Charitable Trust, a director or executive officer of Medical Management International, Inc. or any of its subsidiaries, or a "substantial contributor" to the Banfield Charitable Trust. The award is for one academic year, although recipients may apply for a new scholarship each academic year. No recipient will receive scholarships for more than a total of four academic years.

Delete Cyberbullying Scholarship Award

  • Deadline: June 30th, 2014
  • Website: http://www.deletecyberbullying.org/scholarship/
  • Scholarship Amount: $1,250
  • Description: The Delete Cyberbullying Scholarship is available to high school, undergraduate, and graduate students. To be considered, you must submit a maximum 500 - word essay on one of the following topics: "Why is it important to work to delete cyberbullying?" or "How has cyberbullying personally affected you?"

5th GotScholarship Give Away

  • Deadline: June 30th, 2014
  • Website: https://www.gotchosen.com/en/scholarship
  • Scholarship Amount: Up to $20,000
  • Description: The 5th GotScholarship Give Away is easy and free to enter and open to all fields of study. The winner is selected by a random drawing so there are no GPA, financial need or essay requirements. You must be over the age of 18 in order to be considered for this award. This is not a loan and there is no payback. This is a FREE scholarship.

July 2014

Win up to $500 for Books

  • Deadline: July 1st, 2014
  • Website: http://www.goedekers.com/college-scholarship 
  • Scholarship Amount: $500
  • Description: Any student who apply must be studying law enforcement, law, criminal justice, or a related field and also: Be a graduating high school senior (May 2014) or freshman/sophomore in college, NOT be related to any My Alarm Center staff or extended family, Provide your essay in the format stated above with all the required information.

My Alarm Center Scholarship

  • Deadline: July 1st, 2014
  • Website: http://www.goedekers.com/college-scholarship 
  • Scholarship Amount: $500
  • Description: To be eligible applicant must be studying law enforcement, law, criminal justice, or a related field and also be a graduating high school senior (May 2014) or freshman/sophomore in college, NOT be related to any My Alarm Center staff or extended family, provide your essay in the format stated above with all the required information. My Alarm Center will review the submission and pick the winner on August 1, 2014. Winner will be notified via email where delivery of the scholarship prize will be arranged. Only one (1) winner will be picked to receive the scholarship.

$4,000 Spring Anti-Bullying Scholarship

  • Deadline: July 1st, 2014
  • Website: https://www.dosomething.org/node/730939
  • Scholarship Amount: $4,000
  • Description: Create your anti-bully army. Invite Friends to play The Bully Text and you'll automatically be entered for a $4,000 scholarship. 1 in 4 students report being a victim of bullying, and 73% of teens say the best way to stop bullying is to step in when you see it. You and your friends can stop the bullying cycle. Play the Anti-Bullying game with them to see how you can stop bullying in your school: www.dosomething.org/bullytext. No minimum GPA. No essays required.

IDDBA Scholarship

  • Deadline: July 1st, 2014
  • Website: https://www.iddba.org/scholarships.aspx
  • Scholarship Amount: Up to $1,000
  • Description: The International Dairy Deli Bakery Association (IDDBA) is offering academic scholarships to graduating high school seniors and current or returning college or vocational/technical school students, who are full or part time employees of IDDBA-member companies (must work a minimum of 13 hours per week during the school year). Students must major an academic field of study in a food-related field (such as culinary arts, baking/pastry arts, or food science), business, or marketing program, and have a grade point average of 2.5 or better (may be waived for first-time returning adult students). Students in the last half of the final semester of their degree program at the time of application are not eligible. Previous scholarship recipients are eligible to reapply. A maximum of two scholarships per year, per applicant, may be awarded.

ENNE Scholarships

  • Deadline: July 1st, 2014
  • Website: http://www.sbe.org/sections/edu_ennes_scholarships.php
  • Scholarship Amount: Up to $1,500
  • Description: Each year, the Ennes Educational Foundation Trust offers up to three scholarships on an annual basis to deserving candidates interested in careers in broadcast engineering. Available scholarships are: John H. Battison SBE Founder’s Scholarship, Harold E. Ennes Scholarship, Robert D. Greenberg Scholarship, Youth Scholarship (for graduating high school seniors).
    To be eligible for the Ennes or Greenberg Scholarships, candidates must have a career interest in the technical aspects of broadcasting. Scholarships are typically presented to applicants who have some work experience in broadcast engineering and who are interested in continuing their education in order to advance their careers. Preference is given to those who are employed at least part-time in broadcast engineering and also to those who are SBE Members. The John H. Battison Founder’s Scholarship is available to graduating high school seniors or those already actively employed in the broadcast engineering field.  For the Youth scholarship, candidates must be in their senior year of high school, anticipating graduation by the spring of 2014, must intend to enroll at a technical school, college or university in the fall of 2014, and must have a serious interest in pursuing studies leading to a career in broadcast engineering or closely related field. Applicants must submit an application (or copy) obtained from SBE, must complete the section corresponding to the scholarship they are applying for, and must submit a brief autobiography including interests and goals in broadcasting and a brief written statement explaining their career goals and education plans after high school. Applicants are limited to one scholarship award per year. At the end of the award term, recipients will need to submit a technical paper of 400-500 words on a broadcast-engineering topic of their choice for potential use in an SBE publication.

CBCF Environmental Studies Scholarship

  • Deadline: July 3rd, 2014
  • Website: http://www.cbcfinc.org/cbcf-environmental-studies-scholarship.html   
  • Scholarship Amount: Up to $5,000
  • Description: To be eligible for this scholarship applicants must be citizen or legal U.S resident, be currently enrolled as a full-time undergraduate student at an accredited four-year college or university in the U.S. Have a minimum 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale. Must be a college junior or senior during the upcoming academic year. The pursued degree must be in a subject that will lead to an environmental career (see application). Exhibit leadership ability and participate in community service activities.

DNA Music Community Outreach Scholarship

  • Deadline: July 10th, 2014
  • Website: www.dnamusicmiami.com
  • Scholarship Amount: $4,000
  • Description: We are looking for an outstanding student with academic achievement of at least a 3.0 GPA with exemplary leadership in the community and extracurricular activities. Student Essay will be required as to “Why I want to become a Dj or Music Producer?”. School Transcripts will be required. Scholarship winner must currently attend school and must be over the age of 15. The scholarship can be redeemed in DJ and Music Production course at DNA Music Miami. Scholarship is non-renewable and only one winner per lifetime. Winner will be chosen by The School (or DNA Music Miami if required). Applications will be submitted through school channels. The School will notify DNA Music Miami with all the information of the winner to the email info@dnamusicmiami.com. The guardians of the winner will have to be present to complete the registration.

Bizshark Startup Scholarship

  • Deadline: July 15th, 2014
  • Website: https://www.bizshark.com/bizshark-startup-scholarship#  
  • Scholarship Amount: $1,000
  • Description: To be eligible applicants must have a 3.0 GPA or higher, may be an undergraduate majoring in business, management, account, or related fields OR a student pursuing a Master of Business Administration degree. However, students of all backgrounds are encourages to apply. All applicants must be current enrolled at an accredited four-year or two-year college or university, must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident of the United States. Essay must be no fewer than 1,000 words and no greater than 1,500 words. One entry per applicant. Essay must be an applicant's own original work. Any plagiarized entries will result in immediate disqualification.

Air Filter Buy Scholarship

  • Deadline: July 15th, 2014
  • Website: http://airfilterbuy.com/scholarship/
  • Scholarship Amount: $500
  • Description: To be eligible applicants must be enrolled at an accredited two or four year college within the United States. I have to be one submission per person. Applicant must be a legal resident of the United States or hold a valid student visa. Application must be sent through email and must include: Full Name, Address, Phone, School Name, GPA, Date of Birth, & Parent/Guardian Name (if under 18). The application consists of 400 to 600 word essay on everyday tips that can be implemented to reduce our individual contribution to greenhouse gas emission. Submit to scholarships at airfilterbuy.com

2014 Paralegal Scholarship

  • Deadline: July 15th, 2014
  • Website: http://www.consoleandhollawell.com/pages/2014-paralegal-scholarship 
  • Scholarship Amount: $500
  • Description: Applicants must meet following criteria: U.S. citizen, student attending community college or business school in the above-mentioned fields. Must submit proof of enrollment or plans to enroll in said program.
    - Proof of high school diploma or GED equivalent.
    - The Console & Hollawell 2014 Paralegal Scholarship is to be used exclusively for school tuition and related expenses.
    - A check for $500 will be made payable to the award recipient’s college or school to cover these expenses.
    - All applicants must complete the downloadable application from this page and submit a 500 word essay on why he or she believes in the American civil justice system.
    - All applicants must also include a valid transcript reflecting their high school graduation/GED equivalency and proof of acceptance and enrollment in their school or community college. Failure to include all required materials will result in immediate rejection of the application.
  • Application must be sent to: by email to Jonathan Lister at JLister@consoleandhollawell.com with the subject line “2014 Legal Assistance Scholarship” or by mail to Console & Hollawell, P.C. Attn: Jonathan Lister 525 Route 73 North, Suite 177 Marlton, NJ 08053.

Legal Leaders Scholarships

  • Deadline: July 15th, 2014
  • Website: http://www.consoleandhollawell.com/pages/legal-leaders-scholarship/
  • Scholarship Amount: $1,000
  • Description:  Legal Leaders Scholarship 2014 is available to students who are pursuing a career in law. Applicants must be pursuing a degree in the following areas: pre-law, paralegal studies, or working towards their juris doctorate in any concentration of the law.
    1. Applicants must meet the following criteria:
    - Must be a U.S. citizen.
    - Must be a full-time student attending (or planning to attend on a full-time basis) an accredited institution of higher education.
    - Must demonstrate admission and plans to enroll, or proof of current enrollment in an accredited institution of higher education. *If you have not yet received your acceptance into college or law school, you may still apply, but the scholarship will not be released without proof of acceptance and enrollment.
    - Academic achievement as reflected by a minimum 3.0 GPA.
    2. The award recipient shall provide the following documentation to obtain the scholarship:
    - A transcript reflecting the student’s current standing with a 3.0 GPA.
    - Proof of admission and enrollment in an accredited institution of higher education.
    - The Console & Hollawell Legal Leaders Scholarship is to be used exclusively for school tuition and related expenses. A check for $1,000 will be made payable to the award recipient’s university or college to cover these expenses.
    3. Application Materials:
    All applicants must complete the provided Legal Leaders Application and submit a 500 word essay on how he or she intends to impact his or her community through the law.. All applicants must also include a valid transcript reflecting his or her current standing with a 3.0 GPA and proof of acceptance and enrollment. Failure to include all required materials will result in immediate rejection of the application.
  • Applications must be sent to:
    By email to Jonathan Lister at JLister@consoleandhollawell.com with the subject line “2014 Legal Leaders Scholarship”
    or by mail to:
    Console & Hollawell, P.C.
    Attn: Jonathan Lister
    525 Route 73 North, Suite 117
    Marlton, NJ 08053

Lou Wolf Memorial Scholarship

  • Deadline: July 15th, 2014
  • Website: https://www.scholarshipexperts.com/scholarships/all/lou-wolf-memorial-scholarship/2058
  • Scholarship Amount: $2,000
  • Description: Scholarship is available for full-time undergraduate and graduate students attending a two- or four-year college or university pursuing studies in Motion Pictures and Television with an emphasis on Technology. Applicants must be a current member of The Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers (SMPTE). Students must submit a personal statement and two letters of recommendation with the application.

The Kaplan Group Annual Scholarship

  • Deadline: July 27th, 2014
  • Website: http://www.kaplancollectionagency.com/scholarship/  
  • Scholarship Amount: $1,000
  • Description: For over 20 years, The Kaplan Group has had exten­sive expe­ri­ence solv­ing prob­lems and nego­ti­at­ing B2B trans­ac­tions for clients large and small. Now, we want to give back. We see value in con­tin­u­ous edu­ca­tion and help­ing stu­dents grow. To be eligible for this scholarship student must have a GPA of 2.50.  Fields of Study are MBA, Finance, Account­ing, Law, Man­age­ment, Entre­pre­neur­ship, Eco­nom­ics, and Busi­ness. Administration. Eligible school can be any accred­ited uni­ver­sity in the U.S.

Win up to $500 for Books

  • Deadline: July 31st, 2014
  • Website: http://www.goedekers.com/college-scholarship  
  • Scholarship Amount: $500
  • Description: Any student that is enrolled in an accredited college is eligible to participate. This includes any grade level, freshman to senior; undergrad and graduate alike are eligible. Even if you are a transfer student, non-traditional student, or taking classes online, you can enter. Any major or field of study is acceptable. High school seniors that are enrolled in an accredited college, either for a dual credit program or for an upcoming semester, are eligible to enter as well.

"From Failure to Promise" Essay Contest

  • Deadline: July 31st, 2014
  • Website: http://www.fromfailuretopromise.com/Essay-Scholarship-Contest-.html
  • Scholarship Amount: Up to $1,500
  • Description: The "From Failure to Promise" Essay Contest is open to high school seniors, undergraduate, and graduate students. To be considered, you must submit a 1000 - word essay that addresses the following questions: "How has the book, From Failure to Promise: An Uncommon Path to Professoriate positively impacted your pursuit of success and promise? What is your commitment to improving the lives of global citizens once youve reached your destined promise?" Selection will be based on originality, quality of research, and effectiveness of presentation.

My Mentor Was Me Scholarship Video Challenge

  • Deadline: July 31st, 2014
  • Website: http://www.mymentorwasme-challenge.com/
  • Scholarship Amount: $1,000
  • Description: The My Mentor Was Me Scholarship Video Challenge is open to high school seniors, undergraduate and graduate students pursuing a degree at an accredited university in the U.S. You must create a one to three minute video identifying and describing the impact a mentor has had on your pursuit of success and the importance of mentor-mentee relationships. You must then upload the video to the sponsors website in order to qualify for this award.

August 2014

Elizabeth M. Mauro Reimbursement Program

  • Deadline: August 1st, 2014 at 5:00 PM
  • Website: http://www.actuarialfoundation.org/programs/actuarial/scholarships.shtml
  • Scholarship Amount: $1,000
  • Description: The Actuary - A Career Change: Elizabeth M. Mauro Reimbursement Program recognizes the limited resources available to career changers aspiring to transition into the actuarial profession. Applicants must be 25 years or older by application deadline date, a U.S. citizen, have passed at  least one actuarial exam within the twenty-four months prior to the application due date of August 1, 2014, and must not receive reimbursement for these exam registration fees and/or study materials from any other reimbursement program (including employee programs). A personal statement, a resume and the exam documentation are required.

2014 Nurses Make a Difference Scholarship

  • Deadline: August 1st, 2014 at 5:00 PM
  • Website: http://www.cascadehealthcaresolutions.com/Chs_Scholarship_a/364.htm
  • Scholarship Amount: $1,000
  • Description: This scholarship is available for current students in a nursing degree program at an accredited college or university or high school students who have been accepted into a college and plan to study nursing. All applicants must have a cumulative grade point average (GPA) of at least 3.0 and be a legal resident of the USA or hold a valid student visa. The winning applicant must provide verification of enrollment at a school with a nursing program or acceptance into a school with a nursing program. Additionally, the winning applicant must provide a profile photo and brief biography to be displayed at www.cascadehealthcaresolutions.com. Employees or family members of Cascade Healthcare Solutions are not eligible to participate.

ARTBA’s Student Transportation Video Contest

  • Deadline: August 1st, 2014
  • Website: http://www.artba.org/video-contest/
  • Scholarship Amount: $500
  • Description: There has been a lot of talk about transportation and infrastructure lately, ranging from debates in high school to debates in Congress. The American Road and Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) would like to know what you think. Now in its fourth year, the Transportation Video Contest has just opened, and students of all ages are encouraged to apply. The Student Transportation Video Contest is open to all students. To enter, you must submit a two - to four - minute video that examines any aspect of transportation in the United States.

JobApplicationsOnline.com Scholarship Program

  • Deadline: August 9th, 2014
  • Website: http://www.jobapplicationsonline.com/scholarship/
  • Scholarship Amount: $1,000
  • Description: Eligibility: The Working Your Way Through College Scholarship Award Program is open to any person who: Is a full or part-time student who is in an accredited U.S. post-secondary educational institution (including, but not limited to, college, university or trade school, or similarly accredited program) with a current cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or higher at that institution; and has worked an average of at least twelve (12) hours for each of the previous four (4) weeks at the time of applying; and is a legal resident of the United States of America; and is currently enrolled and furthering his or her education at an accredited U.S. post-secondary institution or program; and is eighteen (18) years of age or older at the time of applying; and completes and submits the official Application form within the relevant periods for the periodic scholarships to be awarded.

Birth Injury Scholarship

  • Deadline: August 10th, 2014
  • Website: http://www.birthinjuryjustice.org/birth-injury-scholarship/ 
  • Scholarship Amount: $1,000
  • Description: Applicants must meet the following criteria: Recipient is currently in their first or second year of college, or entering college in the fall of 2014, Recipient is a U.S. citizen and Academic achievement as reflected by a cumulative minimum 3.0 GPA in either high school or undergraduate transcripts.

CollegeSTEPS® Sweepstakes

  • Deadline: August 13th, 2014
  • Website: http://ebm.collegesteps.wellsfargoemail.com/r/regf2?a=0&aid=2092274041&n=1 
  • Scholarship Amount: $1,000
  • Description: Open to full or part-time students who are in an accredited secondary or post-secondary educational institution or program (including, but not limited to, high school, college, university or trade school, or are home schooled in an accredited program) and are legal residents of the U.S., born on or before 12/31/99. All eligible students who were enrolled in Wells Fargo's CollegeSTEPS program or Student Education Resources on or before
    11:59 p.m. CT on 8/13/13 will be automatically entered in the drawings without having to re-enroll.

$10,000 Safe Driving Awareness Scholarship

  • Deadline: August 14th, 2014
  • Website: https://www.dosomething.org/campaigns/thumb-wars 
  • Scholarship Amount: Up to $10,000
  • Description: When you text while driving at 55 mph, your eyes go off the road for the length of an entire football field. To enter to win a $10,000 scholarship, tell your friends about the dangers of texting and driving by giving them a pair of Thumb Socks (free when you sign up!) and submit a photo of you with the Thumb Socks. Go to: www.thumbwars.org to get started. No minimum GPA or essays are required to qualify for this award.

The Eve's Addiction Scholarship

  • Deadline: August 15th, 2014
  • Website: http://www.evesaddiction.com/scholarship.html
  • Scholarship Amount: $1,000
  • Description: The Eve's Addiction Scholarship is open to high school seniors and any student enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program in Fall 2014 or Spring 2015 at any accredited U.S. college or university. One student will be awarded a $1,000 scholarship. Applicants must complete a 500 word essay on the topic below.

Internet Providers Scholarship

  • Deadline: August 15th, 2014 at 5:00 PM
  • Website: http://www.internetproviders.com/internet-scholarship.html
  • Scholarship Amount: $2,000
  • Description: We’re looking for someone that sets themselves apart from the crowd. Provide examples that are specific to your needs, your classes, your major - and show that you’re using the Internet in ways that expand further than typical educational avenues (like online study guides or looking up internships). All applicants must be US citizens or permanent legal resident of the United States. All applicants must be either: (1) a high school or home school senior graduating or earning a GED between August 1, 2013 and June 1, 2014, who will enroll as a freshman at a two-year or four-year college or university in fall 2014; or (2) a student enrolled during the 2013-14 academic year on a full-time basis and in good academic standing at an accredited two-year or four-year college or university or in an accredited graduate school program. For more information go to our website.

James F. Lincoln Arc Welding Foundation Scholarships

  • Deadline: August 15th, 2014
  • Website: http://www.jflf.org/awards/Awards-Home.aspx
  • Scholarship Amount: Varies
  • Description: The James F. Lincoln Arc Welding Foundation offers scholarships to students interested in arc welding. Entries are written papers describing an original project made by the entrant or entrants (if a group, should be no more than five persons). The program offers cash awards for the best reports of arc welded shop projects or problems involving the use of arc welding submitted in three separate, non-competing divisions:
    International - Latin America & Caribbean:  International Career students 17 and older (other than a college student studying for a Bachelor’s degree) are eligible to participate. Any individual or a group of no more than five persons may submit an entry. Latin America & Caribbean Region: Countries in Central America (including Mexico), Caribbean and South America.

K Alliance Scholarship

  • Deadline: August 31st, 2014
  • Website: http://www.kalliance.com/contests/scholarship/
  • Scholarship Amount: $500
  • Description: The goal of our scholarship is to provide financial assistance to students pursuing an education in a variety of fields that want to continue their education after their tenure at a collegiate institution. The K Alliance scholarship is open to all students who are currently enrolled in a 2 or 4 year institution, or who will be enrolled during the 2014 school year.
    Requirements:
    - Must be enrolled at one of the participating institutions and have an interest in pursuing and completing a degree or certification.
    - Must be a legal resident of the United States or hold a valid student visa.
    - All entries must be a minimum of 500 and maximum of 1,000 words. Diagrams, schematics, illustrations and photographs may be included as supporting documents.
    - One entry per person, per scholarship.

Power Graphics Digital Imaging Scholarship

  • Deadline: August 31st, 2014
  • Website: http://www.power-graphics.com/useful-info/scholarship-program.html#.U3NeNvldVyw
  • Scholarship Amount: $500
  • Description: The Power Graphics Digital Imaging scholarship is designed to foster creativity and promote passion in the marketing and design industry for students. On behalf of the participating institutions, the goal of our scholarship is to provide financial assistance to students pursuing an education in marketing, graphic design, or any other related field. The Power Graphics scholarship is open to those with strong academic records and outstanding creative abilities in art, marketing, and design school students from participating institutions. Requirements: Must be actively pursuing a degree or certification in art, graphic design, marketing, or any other related field. Must be a legal resident of the United States or hold a valid student visa.All entries must be a minimum of 500 and maximum of 1000 words. Diagrams, schematics, illustrations and photographs may be included as supporting documents. One scholarship award per person per calendar year. You may participate in multiple scholarships if you have not won a competition in the current calendar year.

BannerStandPros.com Scholarship

  • Deadline: August 31st, 2014 at 5:00 PM
  • Website: http://www.bannerstandpros.com/info/scholarship-9
  • Scholarship Amount: $500
  • Description: The BannerStandPros.com scholarship is open to those with strong academic records and outstanding creative abilities in art, marketing, and design school students from participating institutions. The requirements are: Applicant must be actively pursuing a degree or certification in art, graphic design, or marketing and must be a legal resident of the United States or hold a valid student visa. The scholarship winner will be decided by Banner Stand Pros. The winner will be announced on the Banner Stand Pros Facebook Page and our Blog. The expected announcement date is Monday, September 8, 2014, and the scholarship funds will be dispersed pending confirmation of enrollment.

September 2014

Levin and Zeiger, LLP Scholarship

  • Deadline: September 15th, 2014
  • Website: http://levinandzeiger.com/scholarship/
  • Scholarship Amount: $1,000
  • Description: At the law firm of Levin and Zeiger, LLP, we value education and helping those in need. We also understand that school can be a significant expense and know how hard it can be for students and their families to make ends meet. Between housing, tuition, books, and school supplies, the cost of attending college or graduate school can easily rise into the tens of thousands of dollars, if not more. In an effort to make things a little easier for students and their families, we are pleased to be offering two yearly $1,000 scholarships to individuals who are currently attending or planning on attending college or graduate school in the near future. In order to be eligible to participate, applicants must simply be either currently enrolled in or actively applying to a college or graduate/professional program. Applications should be emailed to levinandzeigerscholarship@gmail.com. Applicants should include their name, address and phone number. Applicants should include a link to their Facebook profile so that we may confirm their identity and school enrollment. The applicant should state where they are currently attending or planning to attend school in the body of their submission email. No additional information should be included.

Price Benowitz Social Justice Scholarship

  • Deadline: September 30th, 2014
  • Website: http://pricebenowitzlaw.com/opportunities/
  • Scholarship Amount: $1,000
  • Description: Price Benowitz LLP believes strongly in advancing the cause of social justice and ensuring that all people, regardless of their socio-economic standing, can realize their full potential and, in turn, give back to their communities. A strong component of any successful social justice program is education, and the firm is equally dedicated to providing valuable educational opportunities to future lawyers and other students who are also passionate about affecting positive social change through volunteer and professional work opportunities. As such, we are pleased to sponsor the annual Price Benowitz Public Interest Law Scholarship, which will seek to achieve the goals of championing social justice through quality education. The scholarship program is open to college sophomores, juniors, and seniors who are to be enrolled in an accredited post-secondary educational institution within the United States. The candidate for scholarship has a proven interest in furthering a social justice agenda through prior educational, professional, and volunteer work experiences. The candidate must be in good academic standing with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher.

Price Benowitz Video Social Justice Scholarship

  • Deadline: September 30th, 2014
  • Website: http://pricebenowitzlaw.com/opportunities/
  • Scholarship Amount: $1,000
  • Description: The Price Benowitz Video Social Justice Scholarship is available to an individual who wishes to pursue social justice issues through the use of video and digital media. With goals similar to the Price Benowitz Public Interest Law Scholarship, this scholarship is intended to promote the use of cutting-edge technology for the purposes of social justice. The scholarship program is open to college sophomores, juniors, and seniors who are to be enrolled in an accredited post-secondary educational institution within the United States. The candidate for scholarship has a proven interest in furthering a social justice agenda through prior educational, professional, and volunteer work experiences. The candidate must be in good academic standing with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher.

James F. Lincoln Arc Welding Foundation Scholarships

  • Deadline: September 30th, 2014
  • Website: http://pricebenowitzlaw.com/opportunities/
  • Scholarship Amount: Varies
  • Description: The James F. Lincoln Arc Welding Foundation offers scholarships to students interested in arc welding. Entries are written papers describing an original project made by the entrant or entrants (if a group, should be no more than five persons). The program offers cash awards for the best reports of arc welded shop projects or problems involving the use of arc welding submitted in three separate, non-competing divisions:
    Skills USA, Welding, Welding Fabrication, Welding Sculpture: Entrants to the Welding competition compete as individuals, and Welding Fabrication contestants work in teams of three from each school. Both Welding and Welding Fabrication have Secondary and Postsecondary categories. They are open to active SkillsUSA members enrolled in programs with welding as the occupational objective. SkillsUSA holds Regional, State and National competitions annually.

To Be Heard Slam

  • Deadline: September 8th, 2014
  • Website: http://www.powerpoetry.org/poetry-slams/be-heard-scholarship-slam
  • Scholarship Amount: $1,000
  • Description: Writing poetry is all about self-expression: being heard and being understood. We want to know all about what kinds of connections drive you, as both a person and poet, to speak truth and raise your voice. When you write, who are you hoping will hear it? Your parents, your siblings, your classmates and friends? People from your past, or people you haven’t met yet? Do you write to forge new connections, or strengthen ones you've already got? To give yourself closure? To ask for help you need, or maybe to help somebody else? You might write without a specific person in mind - or you may just write just for yourself! No matter who you hope will hear you, write a poem, in any form or style you choose.

 "Hit The Books" Scholarship

  • Deadline: September 30th, 2014
  • Website: http://www.coffeeforless.com/scholarship
  • Scholarship Amount: $500
  • Description: The "Hit The Books" Scholarship is available to students between the ages of 18 and 25. To be considered, you must submit a maximum 500 - word essay on the importance of education in your life and how the scholarship money will assist you in achieving your goals. Bonus points will be awarded to students who find a creative way to include their passion for coffee within their essay without losing sight of the primary topic.

October 2014

The Peter Leeds Stock Trading Scholarship

  • Deadline: October 1st, 2014
  • Website: http://www.pennystocks.net/stock-trading-scholarship.htm
  • Scholarship Amount: $1,000
  • Description: The Peter Leeds Stock Trading Scholarship provides financial assistance to one student each year who demonstrates knowledge, passion, and a promising future in stock trading or the financial sectors. The scholarship is awarded to the student whose essay best demonstrates these qualities. All applicants must meet the following criteria: Must have a high school diploma at time of application. Must be an American or Canadian citizen. Will be 18 years or older during the fall semester. You may apply if you are 17, but the scholarship will not be paid until you turn 18. Must be a full-time student who is attending or planning to attend an accredited university within the United States or Canada for the fall 2014 semester. Students will be required to provide proof of enrollment in order to claim the scholarship prize.

2014 Legal Leaders of Tomorrow Scholarship

  • Deadline: October 1st, 2014
  • Website: http://www.paralegal411.org/scholarship/
  • Scholarship Amount: $1,000
  • Description: To be eligible for the scholarship, applicants must be: at least 18 years of age. Must be high school or college student pursuing a legal related undergraduate degree or certificate at an accredited college or university. Applicants must be currently enrolled or accepted to an accredited college or university. If you have any questions about your eligibility, you may contact us at scholarship@paralegal411.org. Our scholarship committee will select the winning applicant by November 1st, 2014. The scholarship will be awarded to the applicant with the best essay submission based on the quality of ideas, thoughtfulness, and creativity as judged by the scholarship committee.

IDDBA Scholarship

  • Deadline: October 1st, 2014
  • Website: https://www.iddba.org/scholarships.aspx
  • Scholarship Amount: Up to $1,000
  • Description: The International Dairy Deli Bakery Association (IDDBA) is offering academic scholarships to graduating high school seniors and current or returning college or vocational/technical school students, who are full or part time employees of IDDBA-member companies (must work a minimum of 13 hours per week during the school year). Students must major an academic field of study in a food-related field (such as culinary arts, baking/pastry arts, or food science), business, or marketing program, and have a grade point average of 2.5 or better (may be waived for first-time returning adult students). Students in the last half of the final semester of their degree program at the time of application are not eligible. Previous scholarship recipients are eligible to reapply. A maximum of two scholarships per year, per applicant, may be awarded.

Race Entry Student Scholarship

  • Deadline: October 1st, 2014
  • Website: https://www.raceentry.com/race-to-inspire-scholarship
  • Scholarship Amount: $500
  • Description: Race Entry supports students of all disciplines who pursue self-improvement and enhanced health through race preparation and participation. Many people have different reasons for running in a race. We want to hear & share your inspiring story. Participants must be able to verify enrollment for college at an accredited university inside the USA during the fall semester of the same year the essay is submitted.

AES Engineering Scholarship

  • Deadline: October 6th, 2014
  • Website: http://www.aesengineers.com/scholarships.htm
  • Scholarship Amount: $500
  • Description: AES Engineering is pleased to be able to continue offering scholarships to motivated students to help in the furthering of their education. Our belief is that achieving a high grade point average should not be the only criteria for determining who deserves to be helped. For that reason we are offering a scholarship that will be awarded on the basis of character, as determined by evaluated the essays that are submitted. Scholarships are intended for our future leaders across a wide spectrum of fields of study. This award is available to high school seniors and all students attending a post-secondary educational facility. You are not required to be taking Engineering courses to be eligible.

NTERIOR-DELUXE SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM

  • Deadline: October 15th, 2014
  • Website: http://www.interior-deluxe.com/content/57-scholarship-program
  • Scholarship Amount: $1,500
  • Description: Interior-Deluxe is offering college scholarships for students aspiring to achieve a college education. Having attended college ourselves, we appreciate the difficulty students face in financing their education, and we recognize the benefits a college degree can provide. That's why our need-based scholarship rewards students who are looking to better themselves, who have goals and dreams, and who are committed to achieving a college degree. All students who are 16 years of age or older are encouraged to apply for our scholarships. High school students, undergraduate students, master degree students, and adult learners are all encouraged to apply. To apply for the scholarship, he or she must answer four personal, open-ended, and thought-provoking questions. The students whose responses are the most persuasive, compelling, and well-written, as judged by our executive management team will be considered finalists.

November 2014

Scholarship Program: Rewarding Students Who Will Make the United States Better

  • Deadline: November 21st, 2014 at 12:00 PM
  • Website: http://geediting.com/about/scholarship-program/
  •  Scholarship Amount: $1,500
  • Description: To be eligible for this scholarship, you must meet the following criteria: A full-time student (minimum 12 semester units) at an accredited university in the United States. Maintain a cumulative Grade Point Average (GPA) of at least 3.5. A citizen of the United States, or have a valid green card. Applicants have to submit the entry to info@geediting.com and include name, university and contact details.

December 2014

2014 Savvy Saver Scholarship

  • Deadline: December 15th, 2014
  • Website: http://www.offers.com/scholarship/ 
  •  Scholarship Amount: $2,500
  • Description: Offers.com knows how important it is for college students to keep a close eye on their spending. It's tough to eat Ramen all week so you have enough money to pay your bills and still go out on Saturday night. We want to know how students learned to be smart with their money. Eligibility requirements for applicants are: must be US Citizen or Permanent Resident, At least 18 years old and attending college at an accredited 2-year or 4-year college or university in the United States. Just one entry per applicant.

MySolo401k.net Scholarship

  • Deadline: December 15th, 2014
  • Website: http://www.mysolo401k.net/benefits-using-401k-to-fund-business-franchise-scholarship.html
  •  Scholarship Amount: $1,000
  • Description: MySolo401k.net respects your desire for privacy and is committed to maintaining the confidentiality of your personal information. By using this website, you consent to the collection, storage, use and disclosure of your personal information as described in the MySolo401k.net Privacy Policy. If you do not agree to these terms and conditions, please do not use this website. By submitting a scholarship entry, you transfer to MySolo401k.net all rights and ownership of submitted content, regardless of whether your entry is selected as a winner. MySolo401k.net reserves the right to publish submitted work at the conclusion of the entry period in any manner MySolo401k.net sees fit. Selection of winning submissions is entirely at the discretion of MySolo401k.net. The winner will be contacted by MySolo401k.net via the email address used for submission. The winner will be confirmed ONLY after providing proof of enrollment in the form of a copy of a tuition bill OR letter of proof from the accredited United States university, college or trade school at which the winner is enrolled. Upon confirmation of enrollment, the winner will be publicly announced on MySolo401k.net, and MySolo401k.net will mail check to the winner.

Nate's American Made Store American History Scholarship

  • Deadline: December 24th, 2014 at 11:59 PM
  • Website: http://www.natesamericanmadestore.com/americans-working-scholarship/
  •  Scholarship Amount: $500
  • Description: Eligibility requirements for applicants are: must be currently residing in the United States, must be a currently enrolled full-time in college or alumni. Student must provide the address of the college's Financial Aid Office.Student must provide college student identification number. All decisions we make are final and are not subject to appeal. Before the Prize will be awarded, all information submitted in the application email will be verified. If ANY false or misleading information is submitted on the official entry, the student will be disqualified without notification to the student. Only one entry per student.

Dialed Web Design College Scholarship

  • Deadline: December 31st, 2014
  • Website: http://www.dialedwebdesign.com
  •  Scholarship Amount: $500
  • Description: Eligibility Requirements for applicants:
    - Major career interest: Any award may be used for any undergraduate or Graduate stud.
    - Award may be used at: Two-year college or Four-year college.
    - Accreditation: School must be accredited.
    - Application Requirements: Transcript.
    - Applicant must demonstrate: Academic achievement.
    - Additional information: Minimum 3.0 GPA.
    - Winners notified 30 days after scholarship deadline.

ACLS Medical Training Scholarship Program

  • Deadline: December 31st, 2014
  • Website: http://www.aclsmedicaltraining.com/scholarship/
  • Scholarship Amount: $1,000
  • Description: Any college student is eligible to apply. Preference to those currently enrolled in a nationally accredited: Nursing school, Medical school, Pharmacy school, Dental school, Respiratory therapy program, Paramedic program or Emergency medical technician program. Must not be an employee of or immediately related to any employee of ACLS Medical Training.

ACLS Recertification Healthcare Training Scholarship Plan

  • Deadline: December 31st, 2014
  • Website: http://www.aclsrecertification.com/scholarship
  • Scholarship Amount: $2,000
  • Description: Any college student is eligible to apply. Preference to those currently enrolled in a nationally accredited: Dental School, Emergency Medical Technician Program, Medical College, Nursing School, Paramedic Program, Pharmacy College, and Respiratory Therapy Program. Applicant must not be an employee of or immediately related to any employee of ACLS Medical Training.

ADT Protect Your Home Scholarship

  • Deadline: December 31st, 2014
  • Website: http://homesecurity.io/scholarship 
  • Scholarship Amount: $500
  • Description: Interested applicants must be currently enrolled at a college/university or be enrolling in the upcoming semester. Applicant must be a U.S. Citizen or permanent legal resident of the U.S. Scholarship recipient will receive a one-time $500 scholarship that is made payable to the student’s approved college/university and mailed directly to the designated college/university. Interested students should write a 400-600 word essay, on how mobile technology has been used in education and how it could improve education/classes for future students.

Year-Round/Varies

LA Tutors 123 Innovation Scholarship 2014

  • Deadline: No later than 11:59 pm PST on the 20th of each month. The submission window closes starting the 21st and will reopen on the 1st at 8:00 a.m.
  • Website: http://www.latutors123.com/scholarship#application
  • Scholarship Amount: $500
  • Description: To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must currently be enrolled as a high school or college/university student within the United States. Must have a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0 (or the equivalent). Must be an American citizen, permanent resident, or hold a valid student visa. Must have designed an innovative project that makes a difference in the lives of others (This could be a website, series of blogs, an app, fundraising event, etc.). Must submit an essay describing the goal of the particular project and provide supporting documentation. The essay, idea, or creation must be the applicant’s original work. Current LA Tutors 123 employees or their immediate family members are not eligible to apply. Please read additional criteria listed above.

International Student Scholarship

  • Deadline: Varies
  • Website:  https://discover.utoledo.edu/
  • Scholarship Amount: $9,120
  • Description: The University of Toledo’s International Student Scholarship is offered to new undergraduate international students who are entering the university as an adult, transfer, or directly from high school who have a minimum grade point average of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale. The scholarship covers the out of state surcharge, valued at $9,120 for the 2013-14 academic year. Students must be academically admissible to receive this award. This scholarship is limited to full-time, non-immigrant F1 visa holders. The scholarship is renewable and requires the student to maintain a 3.0 GPA and the successful completion of 30 credit hours each academic year. Students are eligible for this award until they earn an undergraduate degree, but must do so within 8 semesters over a maximum of four consecutive years. A completed international undergraduate application for admission, all required transcripts, and official passing TOEFL report (if taken) must be postmarked by the application priority deadline for the term of application. Students who apply for intensive English language study in the American Language Institute (ALI) at The University of Toledo and students who meet the academic requirement but are referred to the ALI will be eligible for this award upon the successful completion of the ALI program. This scholarship will not be applied to the out of state fees associated with the ALI. This scholarship cannot be combined with other awards offered from the Office of Undergraduate Admission.

Army ROTC Scholarships - Two-Year Scholarship

  • Deadline: Varies
  • Website: http://www.goarmy.com/rotc/college-students/two-year-scholarships.html
  • Scholarship Amount: Varies 
  • Description:  If you're interested in enrolling in Army ROTC and you are in college, you can start by taking an Army ROTC basic elective course. If you have at least two or more years remaining toward your undergraduate degree but not enough time to complete the Basic Course, you can enter the Army ROTC Advanced Course by completing the Leader's Training Course held at Fort Knox, Kentucky, during the summer.  Talk to your campus Military Science department about other ways to join Army ROTC and incentives available, including opportunities to compete for two-, three-, or four-year scholarships.

Army ROTC Scholarships - Three-Year Scholarship

  • Deadline: Varies
  • Website: http://www.goarmy.com/rotc/college-students/two-year-scholarships.html
  • Scholarship Amount: Varies 
  • Description:  If you're interested in enrolling in Army ROTC and you are in college, you can start by taking an Army ROTC basic elective course. If you have at least two or more years remaining toward your undergraduate degree but not enough time to complete the Basic Course, you can enter the Army ROTC Advanced Course by completing the Leader's Training Course held at Fort Knox, Kentucky, during the summer.  Talk to your campus Military Science department about other ways to join Army ROTC and incentives available, including opportunities to compete for two-, three-, or four-year scholarships.

Iraq and Afghanistan Service Grant

Alvin Cox Memorial Scholarship

  • Deadline: Applications are accepted year-round, on a rolling basis.
  • Website: http://www.alvincoxmemorial.com
  • Scholarship Amount: Varies
  • Description: Applicants should create a fund raising campaign on the Indiegogo website, a company that assists with raising funds for a great variety of business, charity or personal endeavors. The applicant should insert a YouTube video of themself discussing their college goals and life ambitions, as well as what makes them deserving of the scholarship. Once the campaign is created, the applicant will return to the website and submit the link so it may be viewed. Each month, the company will feature a new campaign on the website and make a donation. The applicant may send a link to the video to friends, family or anyone who could help them by viewing the video and voting for the video. Applicant must either be enrolled, or have been accepted to enroll in an accredited college or university during the fall semester of 2013. High school students who will be enrolled in dual credit courses that require out of pocket expenses are also eligible to apply. All students may apply regardless of their race, nationality or financial status.

American Harlequin Dance Scholarship

  • Deadline: Applications are accepted year-round, on a rolling basis.
  • Website: http://www.harlequinfloors.com/us/en/dance-area/dance-scholarship.html
  • Scholarship Amount: Up to $5,000
  • Description: American Harlequin established this scholarship program to provide better opportunities for young people pursuing performing arts careers. The American Harlequin Scholarship program will be conducted now on TheWorldDances.com. Students must register to submit a YouTube dance video. Each month in 2013, four winners who submit dance videos on TheWorldDances.com will win $250 each to put toward their dance dreams. The winner videos will be the two videos receiving the most and second most number of votes and two videos chosen by a panel of judges. A video submitted in one month’s contest can be resubmitted in a subsequent contest, unless it is a winning video in any prior month.  Only residents of the 50 United States and Canada are eligible to win the contest.

Southern Scholarship Foundation

  • Deadline: Applications are accepted year-round, on a rolling basis.
  • Website: http://www.southernscholarship.org/2012-04-14-17-37-51/how-to-apply.html
  • Scholarship Amount: Varies
  • Description: There is NO deadline for application submission. However, you are encouraged to submit your completed application online early in order to have a greater chance of receiving a scholarship. Financial Need - All applicants must demonstrate financial need by filing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). After processing, you must send a copy of the Student Aid Report (SAR), Part 1, pages 1-7, to the Southern Scholarship Foundation office. If printing from the web, send us the "Print Summary" and "SAR Transactions" sections. SSF uses the Student Aid Report (SAR) in determining financial need. An Estimated Family Contribution (EFC) of 07500 ($7500) is typically the maximum allowed at SSF. However, if your EFC exceeds 07500 and you have extenuating circumstances, please include a "Financial Need" statement and explanation as well as the previous year's tax return for your parent/guardian. You may still qualify for the scholarship. High GPA — Applicants must have at least a 3.0 GPA (unweighted). A majority of our current residents are Bright Future's recipients and enter with a GPA well over the minimum required. Outstanding Character — Applicants must demonstrate excellent character by submitting an essay and providing character references. Applicants must send three letters of recommendation (addressed to the Southern Scholarship Foundation). Letters should include information regarding the academic ability, character, family background, and financial status of the applicant. Employers, ministers, principals, teachers, counselors, and civic leaders are possible references. We look for young adults who are involved in the community, have worked, and still maintain a high GPA. Family, friends, other students, peers and co-workers are not eligible to be used as references. Motivation — With the community based scholarship program we facilitate, the most successful residents are highly motivated to contribute to the cooperative-living atmosphere of Southern Scholarship Foundation. This is demonstrated through the awards and activities list submitted by all applicants. Acceptance to University - We must have a copy of the official acceptance letter from FSU, UF, FAMU, FGCU, TCC or SFCC.

Hayek Fund

  • Deadline: Applications are accepted year-round, on a rolling basis.
  • Website: http://www.theihs.org/hayek-fund,http://www.theihs.org/friedman-faculty-fund
  • Scholarship Amount: Up to $5,000
  • Description: The Hayek fund awards grants to aspiring academics pursuing liberty-advancing careers and educational initiatives that go beyond standard curricula. The Hayek fund includes two distinct award categories: Hayek Fund for Scholars and Friedman Faculty Fund. Hayek Fund for Scholars provides career development grants for students and untenured scholars to cover travel, application fees, conference fees, and other career-related expenses. Eligible career-advancing activities include: presentations at academic or professional conferences, travel to academic job interviews on a campus or at professional/academic conferences, travel to archives or libraries for research, participation in career-development or enhancing seminars, distribution of a published article to colleagues in your field, and submission of unpublished manuscripts to journals or book publishers among others. Hayek Fund awards are not given for conference attendance alone. Funding will only be considered for individuals presenting a paper or interviewing for a job at a conference. The Friedman Faculty Fund awards grants to full-time faculty and teaching fellows for education-enhancement activities designed to engage undergraduate and master's students with the ideas of liberty, beyond the classroom. Eligible activities include reading groups, class trips, guest lectures, seminars, debates, movie viewings and discussions, developing new courses, among others. Awards are only granted for future activities. The application should include an essay. Award: Hayek Fund for Scholars: up to $750, Friedman Faculty Fund: up to $5,000.

Hayek Fund for Future Scholars

  • Deadline: Applications are accepted year-round, on a rolling basis.
  • Website: http://www.theihs.org/hayek-fund-future-scholars
  • Scholarship Amount: Up to $300 and up to $150 for retroactive reimbursement.
  • Description: HFFS funding is dedicated to offsetting application costs so that you can afford to increase the number of applications you submit. Eligible students are undergraduates and recent graduates applying for a full-time doctorate program to start in the 2013-14 academic year who demonstrate interest in individual and economic freedom, and strong academic potential. At this time only individuals applying for Ph.D. programs in the U.S. in humanities-related studies will be eligible for application fee reimbursement.

WISP, Inc. Scholarship

  • Deadline: Applications are accepted year-round, on a rolling basis.
  • Website: http://www.wispinc.org
  • Scholarship Amount: $2,000
  • Description: WISP, Inc. has the mission to enhance efforts to end domestic violence by offering access to higher education. The primary programs of WISP, Inc. are:
    Women’s Independence Scholarship Program (WISP)
    To be eligible to apply for this scholarship, the applicant must be a woman who is a direct survivor of intimate partner abuse, be currently attending (or thinking about attending school ) at a 2 or 4-year college, a technical institute, or a training school,  be a citizen or legal resident of the United States, demonstrates a critical need for financial assistance, has a definite plan to use the desired training to upgrade skills for career advancement, to train for a new career field, or to enter or reenter the job market, and has sought services from a non-profit, domestic violence agency for a minimum of 6 consecutive months, and this agency is willing act as sponsor by mentoring and providing support to the student throughout her educational experience. Scholarship recipients must achieve and maintain a minimum 2.75 GPA to remain in the program. Special consideration will be given to those interested in using their education to further the rights of, and options for, women and girls. Funds to assist with expenses for graduate school are limited. Support is available for full or part-time students interested in attending accredited programs at educational institutions. Preference will be given to state supported community colleges, colleges or universities. Applications are accepted on a continuous basis, but should be submitted no later than 2 months before the start date of the program to be attended. Scholarship is renewable. A typed statement responding to some questions, sponsorship agreement form, and letters of recommendation are required.

Florida Bright Futures Scholarship

  • Deadline: Prior to high school graduation
  • Website: http://www.floridastudentfinancialaid.org/SSFAD/bf
  • Scholarship Amount: Varies
  • Description: The Florida Bright Futures Scholarship program establishes three lottery-funded scholarships to reward Florida high school graduates for high academic achievement and is Florida’s largest merit-based scholarship program. It is comprised of the following three awards: Florida Academic Scholars (FAS) award, including Academic Top Scholars (ATS) award, Florida Medallion Scholars (FMS) award, and Florida Gold Seal Vocational Scholars (GSV) award. Each award level has its own academic requirements, award amounts and funding length. Applicant should be a Florida resident and a U.S. citizen or eligible non-citizen, and meet specific coursework and minimum grade point average (GPA) and test scores requirements. All initial applicants must meet the community service requirement. To be considered, students must submit a completed Initial Student Florida Financial Aid Application (FFAA) during their senior year of high school (after December 1st and prior to graduation). Students graduating mid-year must submit the completed FFAA by August 31st of their graduation year (prior to the spring term enrolled). Submission of a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is no longer required; however, students are encouraged to submit the FAFSA to learn of potential eligibility for additional state and federal aid. Eligible students may only receive Bright Futures award funding at eligible Florida postsecondary institutions. Students who receive funding during the academic year (fall through spring) are automatically evaluated for renewal at the end of the spring term. Students may choose to enroll and receive Bright Futures funding for only one term during the academic year. Bright Futures Scholarship recipients who graduate with a baccalaureate degree in the 2010-11 academic year or after, in seven semesters or fewer and who wish to pursue graduate study, may apply the unused portion of their FAS or FMS award toward one semester of graduate study. You may apply for 2014-15 Bright Futures for 2014 graduates, beginning December 1, 2013.

TEACH Grant

  • Deadline: Varies
  • Website: Contact the Financial Aid Office at the college where you will be enrolled to find out if they will participate in the TEACH Grant Program
  • Scholarship Amount: $4,000
  • Description: The Inheritance of Hope Legacy Scholarship is awarded to a college-bound high school senior who is living with a terminally ill parent and who demonstrates a compelling personal and financial need, a strong sense of family, and collegiate promise. The Inheritance of Hope Legacy Scholarship is open only to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia. Applicants should record a video of themselves of no more than 5 minutes answering three questions, and complete and submit the online application form, including the video entry. Entry must be submitted in English, be the entrant’s original creation, be true and verifiable and created solely by entrant. A letter must be received from a doctor verifying that the parent has been diagnosed with a terminal illness.

THE NEW SCHOOL For Public Engagement Competition

  • Deadline: Applications are accepted year-round, on a rolling basis
  • Website: http://www.finishatthenewschool.com/?utm_source=email&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=pecemail#sthash.mLm5MpIm.dpuf
  • Scholarship Amount: Varies
  • Description: Open to adult and transfer students that want to begin their academic studies or resume unfinished studies at The New School for Public Engagement. Only those who have applied and have been accepted to a New School for Public Engagement undergraduate degree program are eligible. Winners are expected to start their undergraduate program at The New School for Public Engagement in the fall of 2014. PRIZES: One full- and one partial-tuition scholarship for a bachelor's degree at The New School for Public Engagement. CHALLENGE: 3 multiple-choice question sets “Tell your story” video-case Short motivation statement.

Varsity Tutors Scholarship Contest Description

  • Deadline: Monthly
  • Website: http://www.varsitytutors.com/college-scholarship
  • Scholarship Amount: $1,000
  • Description: Varsity Tutors holds a monthly $1,000 college scholarship contest where students must write an essay in response to a monthly prompt. Visitors to the Varsity Tutors scholarship webpage are able to vote via social media for submitted entries. The top five entries with the most votes are reviewed by Varsity Tutors at the end of the month and one winner is subsequently chosen to receive the $1,000 college scholarship.

 GMR Transcription Services, Inc.

  • Deadline: Ongoing quarterly on March 15th, June 15th, September 15th, and December 15th, 2014
  • Website: http://www.gmrtranscription.com/academictranscription.aspx
  • Scholarship Amount: $500
  • Description: GMR Transcription is a leading transcription services company that transcribes voice recordings for academic, business, legal, non-profit and other organizations. GMR also offers translation services from Spanish to English, English to Spanish, English to Mandarin and Mandarin to English, interpretation services and court reporting services. Over 6,300 GMR Transcription clients have been served by over 200 trained independent contracted transcribers. Applicants must be enrolled in a college/university and use college email address to register.

BrickHouse Security’s Scholarship Program

  • Deadline: Applications are accepted year-round, on a rolling basis
  • Website: http://www.brickhousesecurity.com/category/company+info/scholarship.do
  • Scholarship Amount: Up to $10,000
  • Description: In order to qualify for this scholarship you need to confirm that you are a U.S. Citizen or permanent resident. You maintain a mailing address in the United States and are willing to provide it to BrickHouse Security. You acknowledge that BrickHouse Security has made no representation as to the tax consequences or legal ramifications of your acceptance of any scholarship and you have not relied on the same. You understand that accepting financial aid in the form of a scholarship may potentially affect my child’s ability to receive state or federal financial aid. Also, applicant need to provide High School Graduate or Current College Studen and a minimum 3.0 Cumulative High School GPA.

Jane M. Klausman Women in Business Scholarship

  • Deadline: Contact local club - Generally in April/May
  • Website: http://www.zonta.org/WhatWeDo/InternationalPrograms/JaneMKlausmanWomenInBusinessScholarship.aspx
  • Scholarship Amount: Up to $7,000
  • Description: The Jane M. Klausman Women in Business Scholarship program scholarships are awarded to women undertaking business studies that have demonstrated outstanding potential in the field, have demonstrated initiative, ambition and commitment to a career in business, and have achieved an outstanding academic record. The scholarship helps women to pursue an undergraduate or master’s degrees in business or business related program at an accredited college or university (should be in at least the second year of an undergraduate degree through the final year of a Master’s program). The scholarships may be used at any university, college or institute offering accredited courses and degrees. Online students are also eligible. The program operates at the Zonta club, district and international levels. To apply, students should contact the nearest Zonta club.  Zonta Clubs in Miami are: Greater Miami I, and Miami Lakes Area. The Zonta International Jane M. Klausman Women in Business Scholarship Committee selects twelve international recipients from the district applicants. Members and employees of Zonta are not eligible to apply for the scholarships. Previous scholarship winners may not apply to renew the scholarship. Applicants should write an essay, describing their academic and professional goals, the relevance of their program to the business field, and how the Zonta International Jane M. Klausman Women in Business Scholarship will assist them in reaching their goals. Two recommendation letters, one from a faculty member and another from one employer, supervisor or academic advisor and verification of enrollment from the university or college are required.



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