Friday, December 8, 2017

Ron Brown Scholar Program

Scholars program is open to African-American/Black high school seniors who excel academically and demonstrate a keen interest in public service, community engagement, business entrepreneurship and global citizenship.

Award: $10,000

Deadline: January 9, 2018

More info: https://www.ronbrown.org/section/apply/program-description

Ron Brown Scholarship

Youth Month Poster Contest

Contest is open to California teens between the ages of 14 and 18 years old. Contestant must create a poster highlighting the importance of job safety and health for teens.

Award: Up to $300

Deadline: January 8, 2018

More info: http://youngworkers.org/safe-jobs-month/poster-contest/

Safe Jobs for Youth Month Poster Contest

Jack Kent Cooke Young Artist Award

Award is open to classical instrumentalists, vocalists, and composers between the ages of 8 and 18 who have not yet entered college during the 2017-2018 academic year. This is the second deadline. Deadline III is March 5, 2018.

Award: Up to $10,000

Deadline: January 8, 2018

More info: https://www.fromthetop.org/apply/scholarship-opportunity-jack-kent-cooke-young-artist-award/

The Jack Kent Cooke Young Artist Award

Countdown to College Scholarship

Scholarship is open to college-bound teens in 9th-12th grades. Students need to sign up for Potential Magazine’s free weekly eNewsletter and they will automatically be entered to win the scholarship.

Award: Up to $1,000

Deadline: January 5, 2018

More info: http://potentialmagazine.com/college-scholarships/countdown-to-college-scholarship-signup

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Profile in Courage Essay Contest

Contest is open to United States high school students in grades nine through twelve. Applicant must submit an essay on a given topic related to an act of political courage.

Award: Up to $10,000

Deadline: January 4, 2018

More info: https://www.jfklibrary.org/Education/Profile-in-Courage-Essay-Contest.aspx

Profile in Courage Essay Contest

GE – Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program

Scholarship is open to high school seniors who demonstrate leadership, drive, integrity, and citizenship at school, at the workplace, and in the community. Applicant must also demonstrate financial need.

Award: $10,000

Deadline: January 4, 2018

More info: https://www.reaganfoundation.org/education/scholarship-programs/ge-reagan-foundation-scholarship-program/

GE-REAGAN FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM

Smart Alec Scholarship

Scholarship is open to current high school students who are at least 15 years of age and are U.S. citizens. Applicant must submit an essay on who inspires them.

Award: $2,000

Deadline: January 1, 2018

More info: https://smartalec.com/scholarship

The Smart Alec Scholarship

MIT THINK Scholars Program

Applicant must be a current high school student at a school in the United States. Applicant must submit a project proposal on a science, technology or engineering idea.

Award: $1,000 budget, chance to win $500 scholarship, mentorship, and a trip to MIT

Deadline: January 1, 2018

More info: http://think.mit.edu/

MIT THINK Scholars Program

Friday, December 1, 2017

AEA Education Gubernatorial Town Hall at Pueblo High School

Photos of the AEA Education Gubernatorial Town Hall at Pueblo High School last night with our Youth Advisory Council/Teen Town Hall Students moderating!





























Thursday, November 30, 2017

Missing in History: Make a Bookmark Celebrating Diverse Figures in History!

School textbooks often leave out the contributions of black Americans and other figures from underrepresented groups. Use DoSomething’s easy guide to print a bookmark (or make your own) celebrating a forgotten figure in history. Put the bookmark in one of your school textbooks, and you can win the scholarship. Unlimited entries!

Award: $5,000

Deadline: December 31, 2017

More info: https://www.dosomething.org/us/campaigns/missing-history/pages/scholarships

Missing in History: Make a Bookmark Celebrating Diverse Figures in History!

George S. and Stella M. Knight Essay Contest

Scholarship is open to students who are United States citizens or legal aliens who attend a public, parochial, or private high school (including accredited home schools). Applicant must submit an essay related to the American Revolution, the Declaration of Independence, or the framing of the United States Constitution. Student should contact their state SAR chapter for specific deadline.

Award: Up to $5,000

Deadline: December 31, 2017 (dates vary by state)

More info: https://www.sar.org/education/youth-contests-awards/george-s-stella-m-knight-essay-contest

George S. & Stella M. Knight Essay Contest

G2 Overachievers Student Grant

Student grant is open to exceptional young scholars aged 13 to 19 in middle school or high school who are making a difference in others’ lives outside of the classroom.

Award: $12,500

Deadline: December 31, 2017

More info: http://g2overachievers.com/enter/

G2 Overachievers Student Grant

Free Speech Essay Contest

Contest is open to juniors and seniors in U.S. high schools, including home-schooled students, as well as U.S. citizens attending schools overseas. Applicant must submit an essay on a given topic related to free speech.

Award: Up to $10,000

Deadline: December 31, 2017

More info: https://www.thefire.org/student-network/essay-contest/

C.I.P. Scholarship

Scholarship is open to students age 17 years or older who plan to start a program of higher education within the next 12 months or who are currently enrolled in a program of higher education. Applicant must be a citizen or permanent resident of the United States. Applicant must submit a short online application.

Award: $1,000

Deadline: December 31, 2017

More info: http://www.collegeispower.com/scholarship.cfm

C.I.P. Scholarship

Because College is Expensive Scholarship

Scholarship is open to high school students, adults looking to head back to school, current college students, and anyone looking to attend college or graduate school within 12 months. Applicant must submit a short form.

Award: $500

Deadline: December 31, 2017

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

Because College is Expensive Scholarship

Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Bestmattressreviews.Com Sleep Scholarship

BestMattressReviews.com value education highly and want to give back to the community at large. They are also passionate about promoting sleep awareness and created this scholarship to both help further that cause and to help students pay for the increasing costs of higher education. This scholarship is intended to be used for tuition during the 2018-19 school year. Applicants must be current high school seniors attending school in the United States OR current college students already studying at an accredited U.S. post-secondary institution.

Award: $1000

Deadline: May 19, 2018

More info: https://www.bestmattressreviews.com/sleep-scholarship

Bestmattressreviews.Com Sleep Scholarship

Autism Scholarship

Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors and current college students who have autism. Applicant must submit a video or essay on their thoughts on the future of education, as well as two letters of recommendation.

Award: $5,000

Deadline: December 31, 2017

More info: https://percymartinezlaw.com/autism-scholarship/

AUTISM SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITY

Foot Locker Scholar Athletes Program

Scholarship is open to U.S. students who are currently involved in high school sports, intramural sports, or community-based sports. Applicant must be entering college in fall 2018 as a freshman at a four-year school for an undergraduate degree.

Award: $20,000

Deadline: December 15, 2017

More info: https://footlockerscholarathletes.com/

Foot Locker SCHOLAR Athletes Program

Burger King Scholars Program

Program is open to graduating high school seniors who live in the United States, Canada or Puerto Rico. Applicant must have a cumulative high school GPA of at least 2.5 and plan to enroll full-time, without interruption, for the entire 2018-19 academic year at an accredited two- or four-year college, university or vocational-technical school.

Award: Up to $50,000

Deadline: December 15, 2017

More info: https://bkmclamorefoundation.org/who-we-are/programs/burger-king-scholars-program/

BURGER KING SCHOLARS

B2B Sales & Marketing Scholarship

Scholarship is open to high school and college students worldwide who have an interest in sales and marketing. Studying in the fields of Business, Marketing, Computer Science, Communications, or IT are recommended but not required. Applicant must create a video sharing why they should win the scholarship.

Award: $1,000

Deadline: December 15, 2017

More info: https://www.leadroster.com/?scholarship

B2B Sales & Marketing Scholarship

AXA Achievement Scholarship

Scholarship is open to high school seniors who have demonstrated outstanding achievement in their activities in school, the community or the workplace. Applicants are encouraged to apply early as only the first 10,000 applications will be accepted.

Award: Up to $25,000

Deadline: December 15, 2017

More info: https://us.axa.com/axa-foundation/AXA-achievement-scholarship.html

AXA Achievementsm Scholarship

Angela Award

Award is open to female students in grades 5-8 who are residents of the United States, US Territories, or Canada. Applicant must have a strong passion for STEM.

Award: $1,000

Deadline: December 15, 2017

More info: http://www.nsta.org/about/awards.aspx#angela

Angela Award

Letters About Literature Competition

Competition is open to students in grades four through 12. Applicant must select a fiction or nonfiction book, poem or play and write a personal letter to the author on how the author’s work changed the applicant or their view of the world.

Award: Up to $1,000

Deadline: December 9, 2017

More info: http://www.read.gov/letters/

Student Loan Scholarship

Scholarship is open to students who are a borrower of a federal student loan.

Award: Up to $10,000

Deadline: December 1, 2017

More info: https://myscholly.com/student-loan-scholarship/

Student Loan Scholarship

SMART Scholarship

Scholarship is open to students pursing an undergraduate or graduate degree in Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math (STEM). Applicant must be a citizen of the United States, Australia, Canada, New Zealand, or United Kingdom at time of application and must be willing to accept post-graduate employment with the DoD.

Award: Up to $38,000

Deadline: December 1, 2017

More info: https://smart.asee.org/

SMART Scholarship