Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Questbridge Scholars

Program is open to high school seniors who are U.S. citizens, permanent residents, or students, regardless of citizenship, currently attending high school in the United States. Applicant must have primarily A’s in the most challenging courses available, be in the top 5-10% of their graduating class, have a 1310 on the SAT or PSAT or 28 on the ACT. Finalists typically come from households earning less than $65,000 annually for a family of four, and often less. The program is only open for students considering one or more of Questbridge’s college partners (see website for details).

Award: Full Tuition

Deadline: September 27, 2017

More info: https://www.questbridge.org/

The Tree Center Scholarship Program

Scholarship is open to current high school and college students in the United States with at least a 3.0 GPA. Applicant must have designed an innovative product that makes a difference in the lives of others (this could be a website, series of blogs, an app, fundraising event, etc.) and submit an essay describing the goal of the project.

Award: $500

Deadline: September 20, 2017

More info: https://www.thetreecenter.com/scholarship/

The Tree Center

Siemens Competition

Competition is open to individuals and teams of up to three students in grades nine through 12. Students are encouraged to do research in mathematics, engineering, biological, or physical science.

Award: Up to $100,000

Deadline: September 19, 2017

More info: https://siemenscompetition.discoveryeducation.com/

The 2017 Siemens Competition

We the Future Contest

Contest is open to K-12 students, college students, law school students, graduate schools students, adults 25 years of age and older, and seniors 65 years of age and older. Each age group has different requirements, so applicants should visit website for details.

Award: Varied based on class standing

Deadline: September 17, 2017

More info: http://constitutingamerica.org/contest-categories/

 Constituting America

Staples For Students Scholarship

Sweepstake is open to legal residents of the 50 United States and D.C. who are 13 years of age and older. During the sweepstakes period, visit a participating Staples location and make a purchase of at least $25 to receive one unique code per purchase. Applicant can also receive an entry without purchase by following directions on website.

Award: Up to $50,000

Deadline: September 16, 2017

More info: https://www.staples.com/sbd/cre/marketing/staples-for-students/

Staples For Students Scholarship

Gates Scholarship

Scholarship is open to exceptional, Pell-eligible, minority, high school seniors who are student leaders. Ideal candidates will have an outstanding academic record in high school (top 10% of graduating class), demonstrated leadership ability, and exceptional personal success skills.

Award: Cost of attendance that is not already covered by other financial aid and the EFC

Deadline: September 15, 2017

More info: https://www.thegatesscholarship.org/scholarship

The Gates Scholarship

FormSwift Scholarship Program

Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors and current college students. Applicant must create a business plan infographic for one of the given industries provided.

Award: $1,000

Deadline: September 15, 2017

More info: https://formswift.com/startup-scholarship

The FormSwift Scholarship Program

Catching the Dream Scholarship

Applicant must be 1/4 or more degree American Indian and be an enrolled member of a U.S. tribe. Applicant must be attending or planning on attending a college or university within the U.S. on a full-time basis that is fully accredited.

Award: Varied

Deadline: September 15, 2017

More info: http://catchingthedream.org/category/scholarship-requirements/

Native American Education

Regional Access College Center Student Ambassador Training


Great pics from Day 1 of our RCAC Student Ambassador Orientation and Training!




Monday, August 7, 2017

Cameron Impact Scholarship

Scholarship is open to high school seniors (Class of 2018) who are planning to enroll in a full-time course of study toward a bachelor’s degree at an accredited four-year U.S. college or university. Applicant must maintain a minimum cumulative unweighted 3.7 GPA.

Award: Up to $50,000

Deadline: September 15, 2017

More info: http://www.bryancameroneducationfoundation.org/cameron-impact-scholarship/submit-an-application

DirectTextbook.com Haiku Scholarship Contest

Contest is open to high school graduates who are legal residents of the United States and currently enrolled in an accredited two or four-year college or university for Fall 2017. Applicant must submit an original haiku poem that captures the essence of what the word “Awaken” means to them.

Award: $500

Deadline: September 10, 2017

More info: https://www.directtextbook.com/haiku

DirectTextbook.com Haiku Scholarship Contest 2017


Annual Fruit Shoot Photo Contest

Contest is open to anyone. Contestant must submit a photo on the subjects of Mango, Citrus, Fig, Avocado, Banana, or Exotic Hawaiian Fruits.

Award: Up to $100

Deadline: September 5, 2017

More info: https://crfg.org/crfgs-20th-annual-fruit-shoot/

#MyFutureSelfie Scholarship

Scholarship is open to legal residents of the United States and Canada who are or will be full-time students in the Fall semester of 2017 at an accredited college or university in the United States or Canada. Applicants must envision themselves as future business owners and share what it looks like.

Award: $10,000

Deadline: September 4, 2017

More info: https://www.frannet.com/30th-anniversary/

#MyFutureSelfie Scholarship

Youth Forward Scholarship

Scholarship is open to current full-time high school and college students. Applicant must submit an essay on a topic related to volunteerism.

Award: $1,000

Deadline: September 1, 2017

More info: https://www.dmvedu.org/scholarship/

DmvEdu.org

The Summer Challenge Scholarship

Scholarship is open to high school seniors who embody College Greenlight’s mission in one or more of the following ways: demonstrated financial need, underrepresented minority status, or by being the first in their family to attend college. Applicant must create a College Greenlight profile.

Award: $500

Deadline: September 1, 2017

More info: http://blog.collegegreenlight.com/blog/the-summer-challenge-scholarship/

Planet of Baseball: Scholarship

Scholarship is open to U.S. citizens who are either an incoming or current undergraduate student. Applicant must submit an essay on what they love about baseball in high school.

Award: $500

Deadline: September 1, 2017

More info: http://www.theplanetofbaseball.com/scholarship/

Planet of Baseball: Scholarship Campaign

Los Angeles Immigration Lawyer Scholarship

Scholarship is open to current college students who are either U.S. born students whose parents are from another country, or a foreign-born student who immigrated to the United States. DACA, undocumented immigrants, and students currently undergoing the green card application process are especially encouraged to apply.

Award: $1,000

Deadline: September 1, 2017

More info: https://immigrationlawyerslosangeles.com/los-angeles-immigration-lawyers-scholarship-2017/

Los Angeles Immigration Lawyers Scholarship 2017

Jaime Horn Memorial Softball Scholarship

Scholarship is open to high school senior girls who played Babe Ruth League softball.

Award: $1000

Deadline: Sept. 1, 2017

More info: http://baberuthleague.org/scholarships/jaime-horn-memorial-softball-scholarship.aspx

Jaime Horn Memorial Softball Scholarship of Babe Ruth League, Inc.

Monday, July 31, 2017

Leaders Save Lives Scholarship Program

Scholarship is open to all high school and college students. Applicant must host an American Red Cross blood drive between June 1 and August 31, 2017.

Award: Up to $2,500

Deadline: August 31, 2017

More info: http://www.redcrossblood.org/forms/leaders-save-lives-scholarship-program

American Red Cross

Hammock Expert Scholarship Program

Scholarship is open to high school, undergraduate, and graduate students with at least a 2.8 GPA. Applicant must submit an essay on a given topic related to technology.

Award: $1,500

Deadline: August 31, 2017

More info: http://thehammockexpert.com/scholarship/

The Hammock Expert Scholarship Program

Fitness Fixation Annual Scholarship

Scholarship is open to students currently enrolled in a college, university, high school or trade school. Students currently studying in the areas of Health, Fitness and Sports Science may be extremely interested in the scholarship, and although taking a course in these specific areas is not a necessity, a passion for health and fitness is a must.

Award: $500

Deadline: August 31, 2017

More info: https://www.fitnessfixation.com/scholarship/

ExpressVPN Future of Privacy Scholarship

Scholarship is open to students enrolled in a high school, undergraduate school, or graduate school located in the United States. There is no age or citizenship requirement. Applicant must submit an essay on one of three given topics related to privacy.

Award: $5,000

Deadline: August 31, 2017

More info: https://www.expressvpn.com/expressvpn-scholarship

The ExpressVPN Future of Privacy Scholarship

Clean Meme Scholarship Contest

Scholarship is open to students enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program at an accredited college or university in the USA or Canada. International students are welcome. Applicant must design a meme that showcases the psychological benefits of having your space cleaned.

Award: Up to $1,000

Deadline: August 31, 2017

More info: http://www.coit.com/scholarship

The COIT 2017 Clean Meme™ Scholarship Contest

Camera Runner Photography Scholarship

Scholarship is open to students enrolled in an accredited U.S. high school, college, or university who have an interest in photography. Applicant must submit an essay on what they like about photography and their favorite photo they have taken.

Award: $500

Deadline: August 31, 2017

More info: https://www.camerarunner.com/photography-scholarship/

Camera Runner

Apartment Advisor Annual Housing Scholarship

Scholarship is open to full-time students over the age of 18 who are currently enrolled at a college or university. Applicant must submit an essay on their dream dorm room or off-campus apartment.

Award: $1,000

Deadline: August 31, 2017

More info: https://www.apartmentadvisor.com/housing-scholarship/

Apartment Advisor Annual Housing Scholarship