Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Education Matters Scholarship

Scholarship is open to students 13 years of age or older who are legal residents of the 50 United States or the District of Columbia and are currently enrolled (or will enroll no later than the fall of 2023) in an accredited post-secondary institution of higher education. Applicant will need to submit a short response to a given prompt.

Award: $5,000

Deadline: November 30, 2017

More info: https://www.unigo.com/scholarships/our-scholarships/education-matters-scholarship

Education Matters Scholarship

Dogbabe Scholarship

Scholarship is open graduating high school seniors and college freshmen, sophomores, and juniors who are pet lovers. Applicant must submit an essay on their life with their dog.

Award: $1,000

Deadline: November 30, 2017

More info: http://dogbabe.com/college-scholarship/

Win a $1000 Dogbabe Scholarship

AED Superstore $1,000 College Scholarship

Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors and currently enrolled college students. Applicant must submit an essay on a given topic related to sudden cardiac arrest (SCA).

Award: $1,000

Deadline: November 30, 2017

More info: http://www.aedsuperstore.com/scholarship.html

AED Superstore College Scholarship Opportunity

Professional Development Workshop: SCHOOL FINANCE 101

Professional Development Workshop: SCHOOL FINANCE 101. You'll learn about school funding, taxes, challenges, and misconceptions. When: Thursday, November 16, 2017. 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM. Where: Pima County School Superintendent's Office, 200 N. Stone Ave., Tucson, AZ 85701. Cost: FREE! Register: http://pimaregionalsupport.org/event-2693992


Tuesday, October 17, 2017

College Knowledge for Counselors - Jan. 23, 2018


Beliz Law Firm Scholarship

Scholarship is open to high school seniors accepted to university, college, or trade school, and students currently enrolled in a university, college, or trade school. Applicant must create a video on bicycle safety.

Award: $500

Deadline: November 28, 2017

More info: https://www.belizlaw.com/community/scholarship/

The Beliz Law Firm Scholarship

Chief Manuelito Scholarship for High School Students

Scholarship is open to high achieving high school graduates and undergraduate Navajo students. Students seeking an Associates of Applied Science (AAS) or Certificate are ineligible.

Award: $7,000

Deadline: November 25, 2017

More info: http://www.onnsfa.org/FundingTypes/ChiefManuelito.aspx

Office of Navajo Nation Scholarship & Financial Assistance

Chick and Sophie Major Memorial Duck Calling Contest Scholarships

Scholarship competition is open to graduating high school seniors. Applicant must participate in a duck calling contest in Stuttgart, Arkansas to be considered for the award.

Award: Up to $2,000

Deadline: November 24, 2017

More info: http://www.stuttgartarkansas.org/duck-festival/scholarship_contest.aspx

Chick and Sophie Major Memorial Duck Calling Contest


Start Standing Scholarship

Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors and current undergraduate students. Applicant must have a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0. Applicant must submit an essay on a given topic related to health and being active.

Award: $1,000

Deadline: November 15, 2017

More info: http://www.startstanding.org/scholarship/

Start Standing Scholarship


Regeneron Science Talent Search (Regeneron STS)

Talent search is open to any student who is enrolled in and attending his or her last year of secondary school in the United States or its territories. Applicant must conduct independent science, math or engineering research.

Award: Up to $250,000

Deadline: November 15, 2017

More info: https://student.societyforscience.org/regeneron-sts

Regeneron STS

Concerto Competition

Competition is open to high school musicians (grades 9-12) enrolled during the 2017-2018 academic year. Performers of woodwind, brass, or percussion instructions may apply. Applicant must select one of the works listed on the application for their instrument and submit an audio recording of their performance accompanied by piano, band, or orchestra.

Award: Up to $2,500

Deadline: November 15, 2017

More info: http://www.marineband.marines.mil/About/Concerto-Competition/

2018 Concerto Competition for High School Musicians 

CME Beef Industry Scholarship

Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors and current undergraduate students enrolled at two or four-year institutions for the 2017-2018 school year. Applicant must have demonstrated a commitment to a career in the beef industry through classes, internships or life experiences.

Award: $1,500

Deadline: November 15, 2017

More info: http://www.nationalcattlemensfoundation.org/cmebeefindustryscholarship.aspx

CME Beef Industry Scholarship

Friday, October 13, 2017

David B. Goldberg Scholarship

Scholarship is open to legal residents of the United States and the District of Columbia who are at least 16 years of age and currently enrolled at an accredited high school or college. Applicant must be pursuing their own love of music and should submit a short essay and one-minute video of their own content.

Award: $5,000

Deadline: November 14, 2017

More info: https://www.chegg.com/scholarships/david-b-goldberg-5000-music-scholarship-13138/apply

David B. Goldberg $5,000 Music Scholarship

Maryknoll Student Essay Contest

Contest is open to students enrolled in grades 6-12 for the 2017-2018 school year who are residents of one of the 50 United States, the District of Columbia, or a province of Canada (except Quebec). Applicant must submit an essay citing examples of violence and telling what actions they are taking or could take to promote peace.

Award: Up to $1,000

Deadline: November 10 2017

More info: https://maryknollsociety.org/publications/essay-contest/

2017 Student Essay Contest

Prudential Spirit of Community Award

Award is open to all young people in grades 5-12 who live in the 50 United States and Washington, D.C., and have conducted a volunteer service activity within the past year.

Award: $5,000

Deadline: November 7, 2017

More info: https://spirit.prudential.com/awards/how-to-apply

2018 Prudential Spirit of Community Awards

#BECAUSEILOVEYOU Scholarship Slam

Scholarship is open to students 25 years or younger who are current or former high school students and who attend or is attending college within the U.S. or its territories. Applicant must submit an original poem on what “healthy relationship” means to them.

Award: $1,000

Deadline: November 7, 2017

More info: http://powerpoetry.org/poetry-slams/becauseiloveyou-scholarship-slam

NCWIT Award for Aspirations in Computing (AiC)

Scholarship is open to U.S. high school and college women with an interest in computing and technology. College students must attend an NCWIT Academic Alliance institution and majoring or minoring in computing.

Award: Varies

Deadline: November 6, 2017

More info: https://www.aspirations.org/participate/high-school

NCWIT Aspirations

Google SVA Scholarship

Scholarship is open to student veterans who are currently enrolled as an undergraduate or graduate student at an accredited four-year university for the 2017-2018 academic year. Applicant must be pursuing a Computer Science or Computer Engineering degree, or a degree in a closely related technical field.

Award: $10,000

Deadline: November 6, 2017

More info: http://studentveterans.org/programs/scholarships?layout=edit&id=129


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Anne Ford Scholarship

Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors with a documented learning disability who will be enrolled in a full-time bachelor’s degree program in the fall.

Award: $10,000 ($2,500 /year over four years)

Deadline: November 6, 2017

More info: https://www.ncld.org/scholarships-and-awards/

Anne Ford Scholarship

Allegra Ford Thomas Scholarship

Scholarship is open to students with learning disabilities who are graduating high school seniors and will be attending a two-year community college, a vocational/technical training program, or specialized program for students with LD in the fall. Applicant must also demonstrate financial need.

Award: $2,500

Deadline: November 6, 2017

More info: https://www.ncld.org/scholarships-and-awards/

National Center for Learning Disabilities

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Young Writers Awards

Students in the 10th, 11th, and 12th grades can enter in one of the following categories: poetry (a group of three poems), fiction (a short story or one-act play), or nonfiction (a personal or academic essay. All entries must be original work and sponsored by a high school teacher).

Award: Up to $500

Deadline: November 1, 2017

More info: http://www.bennington.edu/events/young-writers-awards

 Bennington Young Writers Awards 2017

Thomas J. Henry Leadership Scholarship Program

Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors and current undergraduate and graduate students. Applicant must submit an essay on the importance of leadership.

Award: $1,000

Deadline: November 1, 2017

More info: https://thomasjhenrylaw.com/giving/scholarships/

Thomas J. Henry Leadership Scholarship Program

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. This is the early applicant deadline. The final deadline is January 9, 2018.

Award: $10,000

Deadline: November 1, 2017

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

Congressional App Challenge

Challenge is open to U.S. students in elementary school, middle school, or high school who live in a Congressional district that is participating (check website for details). Applicant must create any type of app they like on any platform they like.

Award: Varies

Deadline: November 1, 2017

More info: http://www.congressionalappchallenge.us/

Congressional App Challenge 2017

Berrien Fragos Thorn Arts Scholarships for Migrant Farmworkers

Scholarships are open to individuals 16 years of age or older who have a history of movement to obtain work in agriculture. Applicant must demonstrate an interest in pursuing further development of their talents.

Award: Up to $2,500

Deadline: November 1, 2017

More info: http://migrant.net/migrant/scholarships/thorn.htm