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Westview High School Financial Aid/College Information Night

You are invited to a Zoom webinar.

When: Dec 7, 2021 06:00 PM Pacific Time (US and Canada)

Topic: Westview High School Financial Aid/College Information Night

Register in advance for this webinar:

https://us06web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_cNAnA4UWSmuhHIljBqbeTw

The Jefferson and Walentas Scholarships | Jefferson Scholars Foundation - Deadline: October 31, 2021


How do I apply?

Email DBeccarelli@powayusd.com

why you are interested in this scholarship.

Counselors will evaluate responses and select finalists.



https://www.jeffersonscholars.org/scholarship

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Provides scholarships to youth who have experienced homelessness to ensure their completion of a post-secondary education program. Assists youth with financial aid processes, mental health advocacy and referrals, professional legal advocacy and referrals, and assistance in locating and establishing local contacts for general support and services. Builds a stable peer and adult support network for recipients, before, during, and after their college careers, and into their transition into the workforce. Offers young people meaningful opportunities to engage in advocacy, while providing sustained support services to help ensure graduation and success in life. To learn more about this opportunity and to apply, please visit: https://schoolhouseconnection.org/youth-leadership/scholarship-program/

YDI Scholarship - Deadline: October 29, 2021

To be eligible for the No Essay YDI Scholarship:
A) You must be a resident of any of the 50 United States, District of Columbia or US Territories
B) You must be 16 years of age or older
C) You must either be enrolled in a college/university or registered in a qualified high school
D) You must be located within the United States


YDI

NITRO Scholarship - Deadline: October 31, 2021

The $2,000 Nitro Scholarship Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”) begins at 12:00:01 AM Eastern Time (“ET”) Friday, January 01, 2021 and ends at 11:59:59 PM ET on Friday, December 31, 2021 (the “Sweepstakes Period”). Sponsor’s computer is the official clock for this Sweepstake. The $2,000 Nitro Scholarship Sweepstakes is only open to legal residents of the 50 United States, the District of Columbia, age 17 or older at the time of entry, and who meet one (1) of the five (5) following eligibility requirements at the time of entry:

  1. a parent who currently has a child enrolled in an accredited college or university located within the United States;
  2. a student who is currently enrolled in an accredited college or university located within the United States;
  3. a parent who currently has a child enrolled as a high school senior located within the United States;
  4. a student who is currently enrolled as a high school senior located with the United States;
  5. a student or a parent whose child has graduated from an accredited undergraduate school (a “School) and who is currently paying back a student or parent loan for his/her/child’s educational expenses for such School (“Entrant”).
$2,000 Nitro College Scholarship

NACME Scholarships Deadline: October 30, 2021

NACME is responsible for over $3 million in scholarships awarded annually to underrepresented minority (URM) students. NACME expects to support approximately 1,000 underrepresented minority engineering and computer students annually. $5,000 - 100 awards.


Scholarships - NACME

Unigo Zombie Apocalypse Scholarship - Deadline October 31

VFW Youth Scholarships 2021-22 - Deadline, October 31

The VFW is dedicated to promoting patriotism and investing in our future generation. If you are a democracy-loving high school student interested in a $30,000 college scholarship or a patriotic middle school student interested in winning $5,000, these scholarships may be for you. To learn more and to apply, visit: http://www.vfw.org/VOD/

Voice of Democracy Scholarship Deadline: October 31, 2021

To be eligible for the scholarship a student must: A) Be in high school between the grades of 9-12. B) Be enrolled in a public, private or parochial high school or home study program in the United States

https://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/9228/voice_of_democracy_scholarship_scholarship.php

Scaredy Cat Scholarship Deadline: October 31, 2021

To be eligible for the scholarship a student must: A) Be currently attending high school, college, vocational, or any other accredited post-secondary institution. B) Be a resident of the United States.


Scholarship Application - Scaredy Cat Scholarship (studentscholarships.org)

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Coca-Cola Scholars Program - Deadline: October 31, 2021

The Coca-Cola Scholars Program scholarship is an achievement-based scholarship awarded to graduating high school seniors. Students are recognized for their capacity to lead and serve, as well as their commitment to making a significant impact on their schools and communities. With the 33rd class in 2021, the Foundation has provided over 6,450 Coca-Cola Scholars with more than $75 million in educational support. 150 Coca-Cola Scholars are selected each year to receive this $20,000 scholarship.


Apply - Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation

Duckett Local Conservation Scholarship Deadline: October 31, 2021

All those who apply for the Steve Duckett Local Conservation Scholarship must be in good academic standing with their current educational institution, with a GPA of 3.0 or greater. Candidates for this scholarship must be able to demonstrate a commitment to environmental conservation using past and present volunteer, professional, and educational experiences. Candidates must be entering an accredited community college, college, university, or post-graduate program.


Scholarship Application - Duckett Local Conservation Scholarship (studentscholarships.org)

Pursuing a Positive Impact Scholarship - Deadline: October 31, 2021

Commonwealth Law Group is once again offering the Pursuing a Positive Impact Scholarship because we believe people who constantly pursue making a positive impact are the same people who will be the agents for effective change in our society. Each day, thousands of individuals do everything they can to benefit their communities, often with little or no recognition for their work. Although most of these individuals don’t work for commendations or praise, Commonwealth Law Group recognizes the sacrifices these people make each day to improve the lives of others. Due to these individuals’ dedication to making a positive impact, often at their own expense, we would like to show our support by offering the Pursuing a Positive Impact Scholarship.


2021 Pursuing A Positive Impact Scholarship - Commonwealth Law Group (hurtinva.com)

Duckett Local Conservation Scholarship - Deadline: October 31, 2021

All those who apply for the Steve Duckett Local Conservation Scholarship must be in good academic standing with their current educational institution, with a GPA of 3.0 or greater. Candidates for this scholarship must be able to demonstrate a commitment to environmental conservation using past and present volunteer, professional, and educational experiences. Candidates must be entering an accredited community college, college, university, or post-graduate program.


Duckett Local Conservation Scholarship

Pursuing a Positive Impact Scholarship - Deadline: October 31, 2021

A) Pursuing a Positive Impact Scholarship is available to students enrolled in a community college, undergraduate college or university, graduate program, business school, or law school in the United States. High School seniors who will be attending college or university next semester are also eligible to apply.

B) Candidates who apply for this scholarship must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher and be in good overall academic standing.


Pursuing a Positive Impact Scholarship

Stokes Educational Scholarship Program - Deadline: October 31

The Stokes Educational Scholarship Program is a tremendous opportunity to gain valuable experience in your field while attending college and earning a degree. The Stokes Program is open to high school seniors, particularly minority students, planning to major in computer science, computer/electrical engineering, or Chinese or Russian languages.


Scholarship Application - Stokes Educational Scholarship Program (studentscholarships.org)

NSHSS Diversity Scholarship - Deadline: October 31

To provide a school culture that promotes diversity, equity, and inclusion teaches students something that's even more important: how to live in, relate to, and thrive in a world where every individual is unique.

NSHSS will award $2,000 to five (5) high school sophomore, junior, or senior students who have demonstrated a commitment to expanding the diversity and inclusion initiatives in their school, community, or workplace.



Scholarship Application - NSHSS Diversity Scholarship (studentscholarships.org)

Cappex Scholarship - Deadline: October 31, 2021

To be eligible for the scholarship a student must: A) Be a high school sophomore, junior or senior. B) Be active in the community through volunteer or extracurricular activities. Applications can be found by going to: https://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/19282/cappex_scholarship_scholarship.php

Vivo Scholarship Deadline: October 31, 2021

To be eligible for the scholarship a student must: A) Be a high school student planning to attend college in September 2022. B) Answer the Essay question on the company’s website

https://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/15376/1_000_vivo_scholarship_scholarship.php

CollegeXpress Scholarship

This is one scholarship you don’t need to complete a special application for!


https://www.collegexpress.com/10k/

Bold.org Community Scholarship Deadline: October 31, 2021

To be eligible for the scholarship a student must: A) Be 16 years of age or older and in good academic standing. B) Be enrolled in a public, private or parochial high school or home study program in the United States. Applications can be found by going to: https://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/19251/bold_org_community_scholarship_scholarship.php
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As a small way to create a more equal financial playing field, the Financial Freedom Scholarship exists to support an ambitious student who is motivated to improve his or her life through education. To apply, please visit: https://bold.org/scholarships/financial-freedom-scholarship/

Builders' Association Scholarships - Deadline: November 1

Established in 1994, The BuildersAssociation Scholarship Foundation uses investment income from the scholarship endowment fund to create scholarships for outstanding individuals preparing for a career in construction within the area served by the Association. Through members’ generous donations, the fund now exceeds $1,000,000.


Scholarships (buildersassociation.com)

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Discover Prudential Emerging Visionaries - Deadline: November 4, 2021

To be eligible for the scholarship a student must: A) Be between the ages of 14-18. B) Bring a powerful vision and real change to their communities that focuses on solutions to financial barriers and solutions to social issues. Applications can be found by going to: https://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/9425/discover_prudential_emerging_visionaries_scholarship.php

NCWIT Award for Aspirations in Computing - Deadline: November 5, 2021

The NCWIT Award for Aspirations in Computing (AiC) honors 9th-12th grade women, genderqueer, or non-binary students for their computing-related achievements and interests, and encourages them to pursue their passions. Award recipients are selected based on their aptitude and aspirations in technology and computing, as demonstrated by their computing experience, computing-related activities, leadership experience, tenacity in the face of barriers to access, and plans for post-secondary education. Since 2007, more than 17,000 students have received an Award for AiC.


NCWIT Award for Aspirations in Computing

Mesothelioma Cancer Victims Memorial Scholarships - Deadline: November 8, 2021

Mesothelioma cancer claims the lives of thousands of people every year in the United States and its impact is felt for a lifetime by tens of thousands more people who are dear to them. Baron & Budd mesothelioma attorneys have been dedicated to fighting for the rights of mesothelioma cancer victims and their loved ones for over four decades and have established these scholarships to honor their legacy.


Mesothelioma Cancer Victims Memorial Scholarships

Hispanic Heritage Foundation Deadline: November 14

The Youth Awards was founded in 1998 by the Hispanic Heritage Foundation. Now entering its 23rd year, the Youth Awards honors Latino high school seniors who excel in the classroom and community and for their excellence in various categories including: Business & Entrepreneurship, Community Service, Education, Engineering, Healthcare & Science, Media & Entertainment, Public Service & Social Justice, Sports & Fitness, Sustainability and Technology.


Gold, Silver and Bronze recipients are selected in each category and receive a one-time grant to fund their college education or to fund a community service effort that tackles a social issue. To apply, visit: https://hhfawards.hispanicheritage.org/2021/forms/welcome.php

Scott Senft Scholarship Fund - Deadline: November 15

This scholarship is Scott Senft's way of contributing to and encouraging those sharing his goal to improve the lives of the less fortunate through all legal services. The $1,500 that this scholarship offers is meant for students entering a field where the law is concerned. The scholarship will consider students in the following majors and degrees:

Legal studies;
Paralegal studies;
Criminal Justice degree;
Political Science degree;
Criminology degree;
Forensic Science degree;
Doctor of Jurisprudence (J.D.) degree;
Any other undergraduate pre-law degrees.


Scholarship Application - Scott Senft Scholarship Fund (studentscholarships.org)

Pitch It to Win It - Deadline: November 15, 2021

The Herman and Myrtle Goldstein Undergraduate Student Competition is intended to highlight projects conducted by students from all areas of the textile/apparel supply chain. Projects submitted may include academic research, technology and/or process investigations, and literature reviews. This competition is designed to enhance the textile education experience for student members of AATCC. The intent is to encourage independent student projects both within the USA and internationally.

Phase I: “Teaser/Elevator Pitch” Video Submission: Due by 12:00 pm US EST February 23, 2021

  • Finalists will be notified by March 16, 2021

Phase II: Finalist Written Submission :Due by 12:00 pm US EST April 26, 2021

  • Winners will be notified by June 1, 2021

* December graduates are eligible to submit; however, all work must be completed during the undergraduate year!

AATCC Pitch It to Win It Student Competition (undergrad) - AATCC

Conerto High School Musicians Scholarship Deadline: November 15

Conerto High School Musicians Scholarship. "The President's Own" United States Marine Band, in conjunction with the Marine Corps Heritage Foundation, is pleased to announce its Concerto Competition for High School Musicians is open for applications. (All materials due Nov. 15, 2021). The winner will appear as a guest soloist with the Marine Chamber Orchestra and receive a $2,500 scholarship from the Marine Corps Heritage Foundation.


Scholarship Application - Conerto High School Musicians Scholarship (studentscholarships.org)

Overachievers Student Grant Deadline: November 15

Participants must be legal residents of the fifty (50) United States or the District of Columbia that have reached the age of majority in his or her state of residence at the time of submitting a nomination. Participant must nominate someone with whom the Participant is personally acquainted, and Participant must have Nominee's permission to submit the nomination. Participants may nominate themselves as a Nominee; however, each Participant may submit only one (1) nomination.


Scholarship Application - Overachievers Student Grant (studentscholarships.org)
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James Alan Cox Student Photography Scholarships - Deadline November 15

Elks Most Valuable Student Competition - $50,000 - 500 Awards (Deadline: November 15, 2021)

To be eligible for the scholarship a student must: A) Be a high school senior who is a citizen of the United States and shows financial need. B) Demonstrate strength in academics, leadership and service. Applications can be found by going to: https://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/9716/elks_most_valuable_student_competition_scholarship.php


https://www.elks.org/scholars/scholarships/MVS.cfm

Jack Kent Cooke Foundation College Scholarship Program - Deadline: November 18, 2021

The Jack Kent Cooke Foundation is dedicated to advancing the education of exceptionally promising students who have financial need.


https://www.jkcf.org/

Real World Design Challenge Scholarships - Deadline: November 20, 2021

To be eligible for the scholarship a student must: A) Be currently enrolled in grade nine, ten, eleven or twelve. Students enrolled in school environments with alternative grade or level designations must be engaged in a program of study equivalent to the corresponding high school grade level. Applications can be found by going to: https://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/10303/real_world_design_challenge_scholarships_scholarship.php

Allen Tittle's Medical Malpractice Scholarship - Deadline: November 30, 2021

Allen Tittle's Medical Malpractice Awareness Scholarship aims to provide support for those affected by medical malpractice and to raise awareness of this important issue. To learn more about medical malpractice and the types of cases Tittle & Perlmuter takes, including physician negligence and medication and prescription errors, click here.


https://tittlelawfirm.com/2021-allen-tittles-medical-malpractice-scholarship/

AED Superstore College Scholarship - Deadline: November 30, 2021

AED Superstore is a nationwide distributor of automated external defibrillators and related accessories dedicated to increasing awareness and education around CPR and AEDs. AED Superstore is located in northern Wisconsin and operates under Allied 100, LLC. AED Superstore is offering a bi-annual scholarship of $1,000 to eligible students.


AED Superstore College Scholarship

Generous Heart Scholarship - Deadline: November 30, 2021

he scholarship is open to any current high school senior, college student, or graduate student who is a legal resident of the United States, residing in one of the 50 states or the District of Columbia and who is enrolled in a two to five-year post-secondary institution for the 2022 Spring Semester.


Generous Heart Scholarship

Dr. Juan Andrade Jr. Scholarship - Deadline: November 30

Applicants must be enrolled or accepted for enrollment as full-time undergraduate students, in an accredited four-year or two-year institution in the U.S. or U.S. territories, and demonstrate a verifiable need for financial support. At least one parent must be of Hispanic ancestry. Non-U.S. citizens are eligible to apply (DACA or Undocumented). Applicants must be full-time undergraduate students for the Fall 2022 – Spring 2023 academic year. This includes high school seniors, college freshman, sophmores, and juniors up to age 25.



Scholarship Application - Dr Juan Andrade Jr. Scholarship (studentscholarships.org)

Micklin Law Group Scholarship - Deadline: November 30, 2021

The award is granted two times per year and is needs-based. Applicants must be accepted into an accredited college in the United States.


https://www.micklinlawgroup.com/scholarship/

Safe Cycling Scholarship - Deadline: November 30, 2021


The scholarship is open to any current high school senior, college student or graduate student residing in one of the 50 states or the District of Columbia and who is enrolled for the 2021 school year.
Candidates for this scholarship should have a minimum GPA of 3.0 or higher

Safe Cycling Scholarship

Selfless Parent Scholarship - Deadline: November 30, 2021

The attorneys at Capital Family Law Group know all too well that every day parents make selfless sacrifices for their kids, whether it's sacrificing their time, their money, or something else to make sure their children are well taken care of.

One way some parents help their kids is by providing financial support for higher education. We know how hard and stressful this can be, so we decided to offer a scholarship to help relieve some of the financial burdens on students and their parents. The Selfless Parent Scholarship will award a $1,000 scholarship to a student who best shares how their parent has made sacrifices for them throughout their life, and how these sacrifices have benefited the student.

The best submissions will discuss examples of how the applicant's parent(s) have made sacrifices to help the applicant succeed in life. Examples can include but are not limited to, driving the applicant to after-school activities, buying a present for the student that helped them discover their passion, or sending the student to a new school to enhance their learning.


Selfless Parent Scholarship

Bachus and Schanker LLC Scholarship - Deadline: November 30, 2021

The attorneys of Bachus & Schanker, LLC have dedicated their practice to helping the injured and their families receive justice through the civil justice system. Bachus & Schanker, LLC and their staff of more than 70 advocate for the rights of individuals and families who suffer injury or death caused by the negligent or reckless conduct of others. They also help those injured on the job or by dangerous products. The practice also includes Social Security Disability and Plaintiff Employment Law practice groups.


Bachus and Schanker LLC Scholarship

Value of Mentorship Scholarship - Deadline: November 30, 2021

McDonald at Law and its attorneys strive to be an example for those in the community and are firm believers that mentoring matters. Time and time again, studies have shown that mentorship aids in retention in schools, increased graduation rates, and a greater sense of fulfillment for both parties in the relationship. Head attorney, Michael McDonald, has mentored and taught many young lawyers and has helped them both inside and outside the law firm. He has taught classes and held seminars on everything from automobile insurance law to winning your first civil trial. Attorney McDonald is very passionate about mentoring Pennsylvania’s youth and helping guide them towards future success.


Value of Mentorship Scholarship

Wyland National Art Challenge - Deadline: December 1, 2021

Scholarship Description Every year, the Wyland National Art Challenge encourages thousands of students across the nation to think about the many conservation issues we face around the world and interpret them through art.


Wyland

Chuck Hall Star of Tomorrow Scholarship - Deadline: December 1, 2021

To be eligible for the scholarship a student must: A) Be a current USBC Youth member in their senior year of high school or enrolled in college. B) Have a current GPA of 3.0 or better, based on a 4.0 scale. Applications can be found by going to: https://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/9993/chuck_hall_star_of_tomorrow_scholarship_scholarship.php

Luigi Wewege Foundation Scholarship - Deadline: December 1, 2021

Luigi Wewege Foundation

“It is my sincere hope that those who are awarded this scholarship will have their lives transformed, as much as mine did due to attending a great university.”


Luigi Wewege

Lamber-Goodnow Injury Law Team Education Scholarships Deadline: Dec. 1

The Lamber-Goodnow Injury Law Team (an award-winning personal injury law firm serving Phoenix, Denver & Chicago) awards several academic scholarships to students pursuing undergraduate and graduate degrees in a range of programs and schools. Winners also get a free, one-hour consult with a college admissions counseling firm that can help show winners how to get into a top college. Follow the links below to find out more about each of our scholarship opportunities:

Stand Up to Distracted Driving Scholarship - Deadline: December 1, 2021

To be eligible for the scholarship a student must: A) Be a high school senior who will be starting college or university in Fall 2022. B) Have a current overall GPA of at least 3.0. Applications can be found by going to: https://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/18933/stand_up_to_distracted_driving_scholarship_scholarship.php

Fleet Reserve ASSN Americanism Essay Contest Deadline: December 1, 2021

FRA sponsors an annual essay contest to promote the spirit of Americanism and patriotism among our country’s youth. FRA's Americanism Essay Contest is open to all students, grades 7 through 12, including those who are home schooled. Students are invited to submit a 350-word essay through an FRA member or local FRA branch before the December 1st deadline. Local winners are forwarded for competition at the regional level and regional winners compete for national prizes.


https://www.fra.org/fra/Web/Events_and_Programs/7_12th_Grade_Essay_Contest/Web/Content/Essay_Contest.aspx?hkey=707c4b42-2eb8-4992-9d57-31b8bd14c68a

Barbara Lotze Scholarships for Future Teachers - Deadline: December 1, 2021

Barbara Lotze Scholarship for Future Physics Teachers. The AAPT Board of Directors offers scholarships for future high school physics teachers. These scholarships, supported by an endowment funded by Barbara Lotze, are available only to U.S. citizens attending U.S. schools. Undergraduate students enrolled, or planning to enroll, in physics teacher preparation curricula and high school seniors entering such programs are eligible.


Barbara Lotze Scholarships for Future Teachers

Ted Rollins Eco Scholarship - Deadline: December 1, 2021

As visionaries for the future of sustainability, we have a responsibility to protect and enhance the environment around us. The corporate case for investing in sustainability is no longer just a good PR move to do the right thing-it’s driving the market and impacting the bottom line. In addition to the rapid return on investment (RROI), sustainable efforts are also significantly impacting purchase decisions and are a competitive differentiator for a majority of consumers.

At the end of the day, businesses have the creativity, the power and the scale to make big things happen. Bold new ideas, innovative “green” products and sustainability breakthroughs are factors necessary to inspire real change. Companies that recognize how natural resources, climate change and alternative energy can impact innovation and new business models, will be the driving force for sustainability our world so desperately needs.


Ted Rollins Eco Scholarship

2022 National Space Club and Foundation Keynote Scholar Application - Deadline: December 3, 2021

2022 National Space Club and Foundation Keynote Scholar Application

Provided to a high school senior, undergraduate or graduate student with definite plans to pursue a career in the Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) fields.


National Space Club and Foundation : Keynote Scholar Application

PixelPlex STEM Scholarship - Deadline: Dec 5

Kelly Law Autism Scholarship - Deadline: December 10, 2021

The Kelly Law Team Autism Scholarship is a college scholarship that is awarded to students who have been diagnosed with one or more of the autism spectrum disorders. Applicants must be citizens of the United States and ready to enroll in a college, university, or trade school.


https://www.jkphoenixpersonalinjuryattorney.com/autism-asd-scholarship/

SunTec Auto Glass Yearly Scholarship - Deadline: December 15, 2021

SunTec Auto Glass is pleased to announce a brand new initiative aimed at supporting young academic minds across the country. Starting in 2019, we are now offering a yearly academic scholarship with a cash value of $1500 - awarded to the student who surpasses other contenders with this opportunity.


SunTec

North American Van Lines Logistics Scholarship - Deadline: December 15, 2021

To be eligible for the scholarship a student must: A) Be a U.S. Citizen enrolled (or enrolling) as a full-time student of an accredited college/university within the United States for completion of an undergraduate degree in Logistics or equivalent field. Applications can be found by going to: https://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/11374/north_american_van_lines_logistics_scholarship_scholarship.php

Medical Scrubs Collection Scholarship - Deadline: December 15, 2021

To be eligible for the scholarship a student must: A) Be a high school senior with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 who is pursuing a degree in the medical field such as therapy, nursing, medicine, nutrition, laboratory science, dentistry, etc. Applications can be found by going to: https://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/14012/medical_scrubs_collection_scholarship_scholarship.php

Equitable Excellence Scholarship Program - Deadline: December 17, 2021

The 2022 scholarship is now open for applications and has a renewed focus to recognize students who show potential by demonstrating the qualities of leadership, determination and resilience as critical enablers of their future success.


Equitable Excellence Scholarship Program

Odenza Marketing Group Volunteer Award - Deadline: December 30, 2021



  • The main goal of the Odenza Marketing Group Volunteer Award is to encourage students to make a positive contribution to their individual communities, while providing scholarship awards to those who have done so over the previous 12 months.



  • Odenza Marketing Group Volunteer Award

    Fire-Foundation for Individual Rights in Education: Free Speech Essay Contest Deadline: December 31, 2021

    The mission of FIRE is to defend and sustain individual rights at America’s colleges and universities. These rights include freedom of speech, legal equality, due process, religious liberty, and sanctity of conscience—the essential qualities of individual liberty and dignity. In addition to defending the rights of students and faculty, FIRE works to educate students and the general public on the necessity of free speech and its importance to a thriving democratic society.


    https://www.thefire.org/resources/high-school-network/essay-contest/

    George S. and Stella M. Knight Essay Contest, Sons of the American Revolution - Deadline: December 31, 2021

    The George S. & Stella M. Knight Essay Contest is a scholarship money competition designed to give freshman, sophomore, junior and senior high school students an opportunity to explore events that shaped American history.

    Conducted at the Chapter, State Society and National Society levels, the students must submit an original essay with topics based on original research and deal with an event, person, philosophy or ideal associated with the American Revolution, Declaration of Independence, or the framing of the United States Constitution.


    https://www.sarsandiego.org/knight-essay-contest/

    Alert1 Student for Seniors Scholarship Deadline: January 10, 2022

    Plan to help seniors in the future? You could be grandma’s caregiver or the next great innovator for seniors. Whether you're pursuing technology or the arts, you're committed to improve senior care.

    To reward your hard work, Alert1 wants to give you a helping hand. As a leader in medical alerts, we’re all about helping future leaders in senior care.

    https://www.alert-1.com/company/scholarship/6747

    NROTC Scholarship - Application Deadline: Jan 31, 2022

    To learn more about this opportunity and to apply, click on link above.

    Elks National Foundation - Legacy Awards - Deadline February 7, 2022

    The Legacy Awards program begins on September 1, 2021. Legacy Awards provide $4,000 scholarships for children and grandchildren of dues-paying Elk members. The ENF offers a total of 350 national awards. The application deadline is February 7, 2022. Please visit enf.elks.org/Leg for more details and the application link.

    For any questions, please contact me at bernie.s.guzman@gmail.com


    Elks.org :: Legacy Scholarship Awards

    Brian Graves Memorial Bass Tournament and Scholarship April 1

    The scholarship(s) will be awarded to an individual who plans to pursue an education in Marine Biology at a four year college. Applicants must be a senior in High School, or currently attending a College or Junior College.


    If interested please visit or email Wolverine Center and forms can be sent to your email.

    Leaders in the Workplace Scholarship - Deadline: August 1, 2022


    We want to hear from our future leaders in the workplace. We want you to describe effective and creative leadership skills that can prevent workplace bullying.

    We will then choose one essay that presents the idea in the most compelling way and one (1) student will receive $1,000 to put towards their college tuition.

    Essay Prompt: Leaders in the Workplace: How Do You Prevent Workplace Bullying?



    Leaders in the Workplace: How Do You Prevent Workplace Bullying? - Starpoint Employment Law (starpointlaw.com)

    College Ave Scholarship - Monthly $1,000 Drawings

    Getting into college is the first step. Navigating how to pay for college is the next step. At College Ave, we know the best strategy for financing college is to first look at finding scholarship opportunities. Enter to win our College Ave Student Loans scholarship, and you could win $1,000 for school. We’ll choose one lucky winner each month, so be sure to come back each month to enter.


    For more information, go to https://www.collegeavestudentloans.com/promotions/monthly-scholarship-award/.

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    • HS Finder (Hispanic Scholarship Fund) – Scholarship information for Latino students.
    • Thurgood Marshall College Fund – Provides scholarships, programmatic and capacity building support to the 47 public Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs).
    • Gates Millennium Scholars – Provides outstanding low income African American, American Indian/Alaska Native, Asian Pacific Islander American, and Hispanic American students with an opportunity to complete an undergraduate college education in any discipline they choose.
    • Asian & Pacific Islander American Scholarship Fund – The nation’s largest non-profit organization devoted to providing college scholarships for Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders (AAPI).
    • American Indian College Fund – Provides Native American students with scholarships and financial support for the nation’s 33 accredited tribal colleges and universities.
    • Dell Scholars Program – Recognizes academic potential and determination in students that have a definite need for financial assistance.
    • UNCF – Awards 10,000 students each year through 400 scholarship and internship programs so that students from low- and moderate-income families can afford college tuition, books and room and board.
    • Chegg – A place to connect with scholarships and learn about colleges.
    • Reagan Foundation Scholarships - Scholarship opportunities for outstanding student leaders.
    • Goizueta Legacy Scholarship - Provides scholarships for the children of Coca-Cola employees.
    • American Indian Graduate Center & AIGCS - The largest scholarship providers to Native students in the United States, awarding $15 million in scholarships annually and more than $200 million since inception. For almost 50 years, AIGC has funded students pursing undergraduate, graduate, and professional degrees in any field of study at any accredited institution of choice, working with over 500 tribes in all 50 states.
    • The NSHSS Foundation - The NSHSS Foundation fosters the growth of students pursuing the STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts, and math), business, economics, public policy, and environmental science and sustainability fields. Through special programs, including the NSHSS Honor Society, the NSHSS Foundation connects young scholars with additional opportunities to advance their education, personal growth and career interests.
    • The College Board Opportunity Scholarships - The program guides juniors and seniors through the college planning process and offers the chance to earn scholarships, from $500 to $40,000, for every action that students complete.

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    Fin Aid: The SmartStudentTM Guide to Financial Aid.


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