Scholarships

 

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Scholarships

DEADLINE SCHOLARSHIP DESCRIPTION
09/30/2017 Don’t Text and Drive Scholarship

($1,000) - Write a 140-character statement that completes this sentence: "I pledge to not text and drive because..."

09/30/2017 Scholarship Poetry Contest - Winter Issue

($100-$500) - Applicant must submit an original poem with 20 lines or less. 

09/30/2017 Shout It Out Scholarship

($1,500) - In 250 words of less submit an online written response to the question: "If you could say one thing to the entire world at once, what would it be and why?" 

09/30/2017 ShipDig.com Scholarship

($1,000) - Please submit a 500-1000 word essay about the most interesting item you have ever received in the mail. This can be a letter or postcard, a package or gift, an advertisement, or any other parcel delivered by mail. Explain why this article of mail was so fascinating to you and how it has impacted your life.

10/15/2017 CJ Pony Parts Scholarship Video Contest

($500) - Create a short video, under 3 minutes long, on one of the topics/prompts available on the scholarship website.

10/16/2017 Lexus and Scholastic Launch Contest for Middle and HS Students - Land and Water Challenge

($10,000-$30,000) - STEM (Land & Water) contest for grades 6-12. This challenge is an educational program and contest designed to inspire and empower students to learn about the environment and take action to improve it.

10/18/2017 Dr. Pepper Tuition Giveaway.

($2,500-$100,000) - Tell us how you'll change the world in 350 characters or less. Rally your friends to vote. Once you reach 50 votes, submit a video to inspire more fans. Dr. Pepper selects finalists to compete during throw-offs at college football conference championship games.

10/25/2017 Horatio Alger Scholarship - State Scholarships

($25,000) - The Horatio Alger National Scholarship Program is one of the major scholarship programs nationally that specifically assists high school students who have faced and overcome great obstacles in their young lives.

10/25/2017 Horatio Alger Scholarship - National Scholarships

($25,000) - The Horatio Alger National Scholarship Program is one of the major scholarship programs nationally that specifically assists high school students who have faced and overcome great obstacles in their young lives.

10/25/2017 Golden Door Scholars Scholarship for Undocumented Students

(Full Tuition) - Scholarship recipients will receive funding to cover up to full tuition, room and board for a four-year degree at Golden Door partner schools. Students who have applied to or are interested in other colleges should also apply.  We will support students at other schools on a case-by-case basis. Students must be eligible for DACA.

10/31/2017 County Office Scholarship

($1,000) - Please write a 500-1500 word essay for the following prompt: "Describe how one of the local government offices (or type of office) listed on our website has improved your own life and/or the lives of people around you."

10/31/2017 Zombie Apocalypse Scholarship

($2,000) - In 250 words or less submit a response to the question: "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."

10/31/2017 Disney Dreamers Academy Applications.

(Academy) - Disney Dreamers Academy is a 4-day, power-packed event in which 100 select high school students, ages 13 to 19, are inspired, motivated and prepared to dream big.

10/31/2017 Coca-Cola Scholars Scholarship

($20,000) - High school seniors with a minimum 3.0 unweighted GPA may apply on our website in August of their senior year until the October 31 deadline. 150 Coca-Cola Scholars are selected each year to receive this $20,000 scholarship.

11/01/2017 10 Words or Less Scholarship

($500) - In 10 words or less, say why you deserve the scholarship.

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