Scholarships

 

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Scholarships

DEADLINE SCHOLARSHIP DESCRIPTION
07/26/2017 ERCA Community Contribution Scholarship

The Community contribution scholarship is open to all High School students who have recognized a need or problem in their community and have determined a way to address the issue.

07/31/2017 Flavor of the Month Scholarship

"Summer and ice cream go hand-in-hand. In fact, July is National Ice Cream Month, and that's the inspiration behind this award. We think people are very similar to ice cream; some are nutty, others a little exotic, while some are very comforting. If you were an ice cream flavor, which would you be and why?" (250 words or less)

Applicants must:

  • Be thirteen (13) years of age or older at the time of application
  • Be legal residents of the fifty (50) United States or the District of Columbia
  • Be currently enrolled (or enroll no later than the fall of 2023) in an accredited post-secondary institution of higher education
08/31/2017 Make Me Laugh Scholarship

"OMG... finding and applying for scholarships is serious business, but it's time to lighten things up a little. We don't want to know why you deserve $1,500 or how great your grades are, we simply want to LOL. Describe an incident in your life, funny or embarrassing (fact or fiction), and make us laugh!" (250 words or less)

Applicants must:

  • Be thirteen (13) years of age or older at the time of application
  • Be legal residents of the fifty (50) United States or the District of Columbia
  • Be currently enrolled (or enroll no later than the fall of 2023) in an accredited post-secondary institution of higher education
09/30/2017 Don’t Text and Drive Scholarship

Open to HS students in grades 9-12 and current college or graduate school students. Must complete a short form and share a 140-character statement explaining why they will not text and drive. $1,000.

09/30/2017 Shout It Out Scholarship

Open to students 13 years of age or older who are legal residents of the 50 US or the DC and are currently enrolled (or will enroll no later than the fall of 2021) in an accredited post-secondary institution of higher education. Submit an online short written response (250 words or less) for the question:
"If you could say one thing to the entire world at once, what would it be and why?" - $1500

09/30/2017 Scholarship Poetry Contest - Winter Issue

Open to all U.S. HS students. Applicant must submit an original poem with 20 lines or less. Up to $500.

09/30/2017 ShipDig.com Scholarship

Open to all students enrolled in accredited academic institutions, and high school seniors who are enrolling upon graduation. Students of all majors and intended majors are welcome to participate. Applicants must be residents of the United states. Applicants must be at least 16 years of age. Students who have previously applied but have not been awarded as finalists are urged to reapply. Awards will be sent directly to the financial aid office of the institution of the finalist's enrollment.

10/31/2017 Zombie Apocalypse Scholarship

"Imagine that your high school or college has been overrun with zombies. Your math professor, the cafeteria ladies, and even your best friend have all joined the walking dead. Flesh out a plan to avoid the zombies, including where you’d hide and the top-five things you’d bring to stay alive." (250 words or less)

Applicants must:

  • Be thirteen (13) years of age or older at the time of application
  • Be legal residents of the fifty (50) United States or the District of Columbia
  • Be currently enrolled (or enroll no later than the fall of 2023) in an accredited post-secondary institution of higher education
11/30/2017 Thiel Fellowship

This fellowship is for students who are 19 years of age or younger as of Dec. 31st of the application year. To qualify for this fellowship, applicants must be interested in pursuing an innovative & entrepreneurial idea w/ a clear plan to change to the world. Applications are always being accepted - no deadline. $100,000. 

11/30/2017 Education Matters

"What would you say to someone who thinks education doesn't matter, or that college is a waste of time and money?" (250 words or less)

Applicants must:

  • Be thirteen (13) years of age or older at the time of application
  • Be legal residents of the fifty (50) United States or the District of Columbia
  • Be currently enrolled (or enroll no later than the fall of 2023) in an accredited post-secondary institution of higher education
12/31/2017 Unigo $10K Scholarship

"Surprise! You just got elected president. What’s your first tweet?" (140 characters or less, including spaces)

Applicants must:

  • Be thirteen (13) years of age or older at the time of application
  • Be legal residents of the fifty (50) United States or the District of Columbia
  • Be currently enrolled (or enroll no later than the fall of 2023) in an accredited post-secondary institution of higher education
12/31/2017 Top Ten List Scholarship

"Create a Top Ten List of the top ten reasons you should get this scholarship." (250 words or less)

Applicants must:

  • Be thirteen (13) years of age or older at the time of application
  • Be legal residents of the fifty (50) United States or the District of Columbia
  • Be currently enrolled (or enroll no later than the fall of 2023) in an accredited post-secondary institution of higher education