Scholarships

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Scholarships

DEADLINE SCHOLARSHIP DESCRIPTION
03/31/2020 Scholarship Poetry Contest - Summer Issue

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

03/31/2020 AISES Intel Scholarship

The Intel Growing the Legacy Scholarship Program will support undergraduate and graduate students. Applicant must be current AISES members. Applicants must be: an enrolled member or a decedent of an enrolled member of a federal or state recognized American Indian Tribe or Alaska Native Village; or Native Hawaiian or decedent from a Native Hawaiian; or Pacific Islander or decedent from Pacific Islander; or Indigenous person of Canada.

03/31/2020 A.T. Anderson Memorial Scholarship

($1,000) - This scholarship is awarded to American Indian/Alaska Native/Native Hawaiian AISES members pursuing degrees in the sciences, engineering, medicine, natural resources, math & technology. Students are required to submit 3 essays (prompts provided), up to 1,000 words each. 

03/31/2020 Paid, Multi-Year Summer Fellowship For Minority Student- Emma L. Bowen Foundation

Minority HS seniors & college freshmen w/ a min. 3.0 GPA & an interest in media careers (business, creative, journalism, technology, or sales) are eligible to apply. During this multi-year internship, students in the program receive an hourly wage & matching scholarship. 

03/31/2020 LULAC National Scholarship Fund

($250-$2,000) - LNESC and LULAC established the LULAC National Scholarship Fund (LNSF) to help youth in underserved communities make the dream of college enrollment a reality. Students submit a 300 word (maximum) essay on how your academic studies will contribute to your personal & professional goals. In addition, please discuss any community service or extracurricular activities you have been involved in that relate to your goals.

03/31/2020 National Federation of the Blind Scholarship Program

($3,000-$12,000) - To recognize achievement by blind scholars, the National Federation of the Blind annually offers blind college students in the United States and Puerto Rico the opportunity to win one of thirty merit-based, national-level scholarships. All scholarships awarded are based on academic excellence, community service, and leadership.

04/01/2020 Incight Scholarship

Incight awards up to one hundred scholarships to students with disabilities, who have demonstrated outstanding merit in giving back to the community and overcoming obstacles in order to pursue higher education. These scholarships range in value from $500 to $2,500.

04/01/2020 American Fire Sprinkler Association Scholarship Program

Open to HS seniors. Citizenship/legal residency is required. A total of $20,000 is awarded.  Ten (10) winners will receive a scholarship of $2,000 each.

04/01/2020 Davis-Putter Scholarship Fund

($10,000) - The Davis-Putter Scholarship Fund aids people active in movements for social and economic justice. These need-based scholarships are awarded to students who are able to do academic work at the college or university level or are enrolled in a trade or technical program and who are active in the progressive movement.

04/01/2020 American Nuclear Society (ANS) Incoming Freshmen Scholarship

The American Nuclear Society believes in rewarding its members for their academic, services and leadership excellence. To do so, scholarships are granted to qualified student members of ANS who have demonstrated a high commitment to the standards set by the Society.

04/06/2020 National Peace Essay Contest for HS Students

Must write an essay related to their essay prompt. 

04/06/2020 American Foreign Service Association National HS Essay Contest

For 9-12th graders. Must submit an essay related to Foreign Service. Winner recieves $2,500 a trip to Washington, D.C. to meet the Secretary of State, and full tuition for a Semester at Sea educational voyage.(topic provided on website). 

04/15/2020 Gloria Barron Prize for Young Heroes

Honoring outstanding young leaders (ages 8-18) who have focused on helping their communities and fellow beings and/or on protecting the health and sustainability of the environment. $5,000.

04/15/2020 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's website.

04/16/2020 SEA-MAR - Farm Worker Scholarship

For students who work or have worked OR, whose parent/legal guardian is or has worked as a farm worker.

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