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Scholarships with March 2016 deadlines

Anthem Essay Contest
Sponsor: Ayn Rand Institute
Amount: Up to $2,000
Deadline: March 25, 2016
Description: Contest is open to students in grades 8-10. Applicant must submit an essay that answers a given question related to the book.

Jan Egerton and Don Smitley Mesothelioma Scholarship
Sponsor: MesotheliomaHelp.org
Amount: Up to $2,500
Deadline: March 25, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to undergraduate and graduate students who are 18 years of age or older and are currently enrolled in a college or university within the 50 United States or the District of Columbia. Applicant must submit an essay on a given topic related to Mesothelioma.

Nicholas A. Virgilio Memorial Haiku Competition
Sponsor: Haiku Society of America
Amount: Up to $500
Deadline: March 25, 2016
Description: Contest is open to students in grades 7 through 12. Student can submit up to three haiku poems.

Tri-Valley Retired Educators’ Scholarship Award
Sponsor: California Retired Teachers Association Tri-Valley Division 85
Amount: $2,500
Deadline: March 26, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors or community college transfer students who live in Livermore, Pleasanton, Dublin, or Sunol (California) with plans of having a career in education.

National Help America Hear Scholarship
Sponsor: Foundation for Sight & Sound
Amount: $500
Deadline: March 27, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to high school seniors who have hearing loss which requires the use of hearing aid(s) in their daily life.

National Help America See Low Vision Scholarship
Sponsor: Foundation for Sight & Sound
Amount: $500
Deadline: March 27, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to high school seniors who are considered legally blind and have low vision or are visually impaired, requiring the use of visual aid(s), other than the use of eyeglasses, in their daily life.

National Help America See Scholarship
Sponsor: Foundation for Sight & Sound
Amount: $500
Deadline: March 27, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to high school seniors who are considered totally blind.

Jimmie Crutchfield Essay Contest
Sponsor: Crutchfield Dermatology
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: March 28, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors planning to pursue a degree at an accredited U.S. post-secondary institution. Applicant must submit an essay on a given topic related to Jimmie Crutchfield.

My Preparedness Story: Staying Healthy and Resilient Video Challenge
Sponsor: Challenge.gov
Amount: Up to $2,000
Deadline: March 28, 2016
Description: Challenge is open to students between the ages of 14 and 23 years of age. Challenger must submit a short video to YouTube showing how you can help family, friends, and community protect their health during disaster and every day.

HSF General College Scholarships
Sponsor: Hispanic Scholarship Fund (HSF)
Amount: Up to $5,000
Deadline: March 30, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to students of Hispanic descent who are graduating high school seniors, community colleges students, transfer students, college students, or graduate students.

NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship
Sponsor: National Collegiate Athletic Association
Amount: $7,500
Deadline: March 30, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to student athletes who have achieved in their last year of varsity-level intercollegiate athletics at an NCAA school. Applicant must be nominated by the faculty athletic representative or athletic director and be enrolling as a full- or part-time graduate students. Applicant must have a minimum 3.2 GPA.

Odenza Marketing Group Scholarship
Sponsor: Odenza Marketing Group
Amount: $500
Deadline: March 30, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to students between the ages of 16 and 25 on March 30, 2016, who are citizens of the United States and have a GPA of at least 2.5. Applicant must submit two essays on given topics.

“Stop Cell Phone Robocals” $1,000 Scholarship
Sponsor: Lemberg Law
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: March 31, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors and current undergraduate students. Applicant must submit a 140-character statement that completes the following sentence: “Cell phone robocalls need to be regulated because”

$1,000 Scholarship Sweepstake: High School Edition
Sponsor: Noodle
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: March 31, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to permanent, legal residents of the 50 United States and the District of Columbia who are 13 years of age or older and currently enrolled in a high school located in the 50 United States. Parents of high school students may also apply. Applicant must register with Noodle.

2016 ABA YLD Law Day Art Contest
Sponsor: American Bar Association
Amount: Up to $750
Deadline: March 31, 2016
Description: Contest is open to students, student groups, and classes in grades 9-12 (or the equivalent) in the United States. Contestants must submit an art piece on the topic: “Miranda: More than Words.”

AfterCollege Nursing Scholarship
Sponsor: AfterCollege
Amount: $2,500
Deadline: March 31, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to students who are seeking a baccalaureate, master’s or doctoral degree in nursing.

AHEPA Educational Foundation (AEF) Scholarship
Sponsor: Order of AHEPA
Amount: Up to $2,000
Deadline: March 31, 2016
Description: Applicant must be an active member of the AHEPA Family or of Greek descent, or the child of a member, in good standing, of AHEPA, the Daughters of Penelope, Sons of Pericles or the Maids of Athena.

Army Nurse Corps Association (ANCA) Scholarship
Sponsor: Army Nurse Corps Association
Amount: $3,000
Deadline: March 31, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to students currently enrolled in an accredited baccalaureate or advanced degree nursing or nurse anesthesia program who are serving or have previous served in any branch of a component of the U.S. Army. Applicant must not currently be receiving funding by a component of the U.S. Army and have received an Honorable Discharge (if applicable).

CAN Thrive Thriving Care Givers Scholarship
Sponsor: CAN Thrive
Amount: Up to $1,500
Deadline: March 31, 2016
Description: Scholarship is for students who are applying to or attending a Nursing, LPN, or CAN program.

CANFit Culinary Arts Undergraduate Scholarship
Sponsor: California Adolescent Nutrition and Fitness (CANFit)
Amount: $500
Deadline: March 31, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to undergraduate students attending an accredited college or university in California and pursing a degree in culinary arts. Scholarship is for international and U.S. students who are a member of one of the following minority groups: African American, American Indiana/Alaska Native, Asian/Pacific Islander, or Latino/Hispanic.

College Student Scholarship Sweepstakes
Sponsor: Noodle
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: March 31, 2016
Description: Applicant must be currently enrolled in an accredited college located in the United States. Applicant must also be 18 years of age or older and a permanent, legal U.S. resident.

Creative Patriot Art Awards
Sponsor: Ladies Auxiliary to the Veterans of Foreign Wars
Amount: Up to $10,000
Deadline: March 31, 2016
Description: Applicant must be in grades 9-12. Applicant must submit an original piece of art that expresses patriotism to the local Ladies Auxiliary Scholarships Chairman.

Crystal Green Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Blood Assurance
Amount: $1,500
Deadline: March 31, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to high school seniors planning to enter an accredited two or four-year college or university. Students do not need to be blood donors, but donors will be given special consideration. Applicant must write a detailed marketing plan for a new blood drive promotion.

Future Post-Secondary Students Scholarship
Sponsor: American Culinary Federation
Amount:
Deadline: March 31, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to students accepted to an accredited, post-secondary college, with a major in either culinary or pastry arts, or be an ACF registered apprentice.

Galvanize the Future: An Edgar K. Schutz Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: American Galvanizers Association (AGA)
Amount: Up to $2,500
Deadline: March 31, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to undergraduate or graduate students of any age who are enrolled at an accredited college or university in North American who are studying architecture, civil engineering, structural engineering, construction management, material science, or other related field.

Gamers Helping Gamers Scholarship
Sponsor: Gamers Helping Gamers
Amount:
Deadline: March 31, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to high school seniors and college students who have an interest in Magic.

GuildScholar College Scholarships
Sponsor: Lighthouse Guild
Amount: Up to $10,000
Deadline: March 31, 2016
Description: Applicant must be a high school senior who is legally blind.

Hearthstone Housing Foundation Scholarship
Sponsor: Hearthstone Housing Foundation
Amount: Up to $5,000
Deadline: March 31, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to students between the ages of 16-25 years of age who reside at a Hearthstone Housing Foundation property or in a county where a Hearthstone property is located (specific location details available on website) and demonstrate financial need, or come from a low-income household.

Illustrators of the Future Contest
Sponsor: L. Ron Hubbard Library
Amount: $500
Deadline: March 31, 2016
Description: Contest is open to new and amateur artists who have not been professionally published and paid for more then three black-and-white story illustrations, or more than one process-color painting, in media distributed broadly to the general public.

James R. Hoffa Memorial Scholarship Fund
Sponsor: Teamsters
Amount: Up to $10,000
Deadline: March 31, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to sons, daughters, and financial dependents of Teamster members who are graduating high school seniors. Applicant must be in the top 15 percent of their high school class and planning to attending an accredited four-year college or university.

Jerry Fuchs “Making a Difference” Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Minority Athletes Networking Etc., Inc.
Amount: Up to $5,000
Deadline: March 31, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to students with a B or C grade point average or have high SAT scores but a low GPA. Applicant must be an athlete and/or students looking to go into a technical/medical area and have a single parent or come from an at risk family.

Lance Corporal Phillip E. Frank-Fifth Third Bank Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Heart of a Marine Foundation
Amount: $2,000
Deadline: March 31, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors, as well as veterans who exemplify the spirit of the Heart Of A Marine Foundation: Honor, Patriotism, Loyalty, Respect, and Concern for Others.

LULAC National Scholarship Fund (LNSF)
Sponsor: LULAC National Educational Service Centers, Inc.
Amount: Up to $2,000
Deadline: March 31, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to incoming college freshman from underserved communities.

MassMutual Scholars Program
Sponsor: MassMutual Financial Group
Amount: Up to $5,000
Deadline: March 31, 2016
Description: Program is open to students of all majors who will be entering their sophomore, junior, senior, or fifth-year senior year in pursuit of an undergraduate degree from an accredited college or university.

National Federation of the Blind Scholarship
Sponsor: National Federation of the Blind (NFB)
Amount: Up to $12,000
Deadline: March 31, 2016
Description: Applicant must be legally blind in both eyes and reside in the United States, the District of Columbia or Puerto Rico.

NIADA Foundation Scholarship
Sponsor: National Independent Automobile Dealers Association (NIADA) Foundation
Amount: $3,500
Deadline: March 31, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to high school seniors who are legally residing in one of the four NIADA Regions. Applicant must submit completed application and an essay discussing their interest in the automotive industry.

Buckley Moss Endowed Scholarship
Sponsor: P. Buckley Moss Foundation
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: March 31, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to high school seniors with financial need, a certified language-related learning difference, and artistic talent who plan a career in visual arts.

Posterize Pollution Scholarships
Sponsor: Do Something
Amount: $3,000
Deadline: March 31, 2016
Description: According to sources, “paper and plastic make up almost half the waste in landfills. Also, Americans only recycle about half the aluminum cans we use.” Applicant must “slam dunk” recyclables.

Pregnancy Text Scholarship
Sponsor: Do Something
Amount: $2,000
Deadline: March 31, 2016
Description: According to sources, “The teen birth rate in the US is the highest of any developed country.” By playing and sharing the game that spreads awareness about teen pregnancy, applicant will be entered to win the scholarship.

Princess Grace Foundation Scholarships
Sponsor: Princess Grace Foundation-USA
Amount: Varies
Deadline: March 31, 2016
Description: Scholarship is for students in their last year of professional training at a non-profit school located in the United States. Applicant must submit online application, resume, personal statement and work samples. Student must be nominated by a school department chair/dean or company artistic director. There are scholarships available for playwriting, theater, dance performance, choreography, and film.

SanDisk Scholars Program
Sponsor: SanDisk
Amount: Up to $10,000
Deadline: March 31, 2016
Description: Applicant must be a high school senior or college freshman or sophomore who will be majoring in (or planning to major in) Computer Science, Engineering or a related field.

Scholarship Poetry Contest
Sponsor: Live Poets Society of New Jersey
Amount: Up to $500
Deadline: March 31, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to all U.S. high school students. Applicant must submit an original poem with 20 lines or less.

Shepherd Scholarship
Sponsor: The Scottish Rite of Freemasonry
Amount: $2,000
Deadline: March 31, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to U.S. citizens with a verified affiliation with a Masonic organization.

Spence Reese Scholarship
Sponsor: Boys & Girls Club of Greater San Diego
Amount: $4,000
Deadline: March 31, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to male students in their senior year of high school who planning to pursue higher education in medicine, engineering, law, or political science. Finalists are required to attend a personal interview in San Diego, California.

Superpower Scholarships
Sponsor: Unigo
Amount: $2,500
Deadline: March 31, 2016
Description: 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 who are currently enrolled (or will enroll no later than the fall of 2022) in an accredited post-secondary institution of higher education. In a short written response, student must explain which superhero or villain they would want to changes places with for a day and why.

SuretyBonds.com Small Business Scholarship
Sponsor: SuretyBonds.com
Amount: $1,500
Deadline: March 31, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to students who will be enrolled as a full-time student in a higher education program for Fall 2016. Applicant must have small business experience.

The Annovnce $500 Scholarship
Sponsor: Annovnce
Amount: $500
Deadline: March 31, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to all current college students and students planning to enroll in the next 12 months. Students must fill out a short form and can enter every day to increase their chance of winning the scholarship

The Ensurify Safe Driving Scholarship
Sponsor: Ensurify
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: March 31, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to students enrolled at an accredited four-year university or two-year college, graduate school, community college, or trade school. Applicant must submit an essay on the topic of safe driving.

The Mesothelioma Cancer Alliance Scholarship
Sponsor: The Mesothelioma Cancer Alliance
Amount: $4,000
Deadline: March 31, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to students who have battled cancer at any point in their lives (not limited to mesothelioma) or who have a parent, sibling, immediate family member or close friend who has battled or is currently fighting cancer. Applicant must be enrolled full-time at an accredited two-year or four-year university, community college or junior college, or a graduate degree program.

The Sleeklens Academic Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Sleeklens
Amount: $2,000
Deadline: March 31, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to high school seniors with a legitimate acceptance letter from an accredited university of college, as well as current undergraduate and graduate students. Applicant must submit an essay on a given topic related to getting a job after college using social media.

Undergraduate Studies Scholarship for Students of Armenian origin
Sponsor: Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation
Amount: $5,000
Deadline: March 31, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to university students of Armenian origin from less developed countries, particularly the Middle East and Latin America.

USPC Scholarships
Sponsor: United States Pony Clubs, Inc.
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: March 31, 2016
Description: Applicant must be an active Pony Club member who is currently enrolled in (or been accepted to) an institution of higher education. Multiple scholarships opportunities available.

Writers of the Future Contest
Sponsor: L. Ron Hubbard Library
Amount: Up to 1,000
Deadline: March 31, 2016
Description: Contest is open only to those who have not professional published a novel or short novel, or more than one novelette, or more than three short stories, in any medium.

Yo Teach! Scholarship
Sponsor: Do Something
Amount: $3,000
Deadline: March 31, 2016
Description: According to sources, “50% of teachers don’t make it through their fourth year.” Applicant must show their love for their best professor or teacher by writing and performing a rap with friends.

The Common App

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This widely used online form makes applying to multiple colleges faster and easier.

The Common App, or Common Application, is a standardized online form for students applying to multiple colleges. It is currently accepted by some 600 colleges and universities in the United States and around the world.


To participate, the schools must grant undergraduate degrees, be public or not-for-profit, and meet certain other requirements including independent accreditation.

According to the nonprofit organization that administers it, the Common App is used by some 850,000 students to file 3.5 million college applications each year.


Although the Common App simplifies the process of applying to a lot of colleges, each school may still have slightly different requirements you’ll need to note. For example, some colleges require supplementary or school-specific essays from every applicant, while others consider essays optional. The Common App web site indicates each participating college’s requirements.

Scholarships with April 2016 deadlines

Champions for Christ Scholarship

Sponsor: Champion for Christ Foundation

Deadline: Apr. 1, 2016

Description: Scholarship is open to students who have surrendered their lives to full-time Christian service and are preparing for full-time Christian ministry.

Davis-Putter Scholarship

Sponsor: Davis Putter Scholarship Fund

Amount: Up to $10,000

Deadline: Apr. 1, 2016

Description: Scholarship is open to students who are active in movements for social and/or economic justice and have financial need.

Novo Nordisk Donnelly Award

Sponsor: Billie Jean King WTT Charities, Inc.

Amount: Up to $7,500

Deadline: April 1, 2016

Description: Scholarship is open to students between 14 and 21 years of age who have diabetes and play tennis competitively.

NSHSS Foundation STEM Scholarships

Sponsor: National Society of High School Scholars Foundation

Amount: $1,000

Deadline: April 1, 2016

Description: Scholarship is open to high school seniors graduating from a public high school who will be pursuing a degree in a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics) field. Applicant must be a member of an underrepresented group in STEM careers and a U.S. citizen.

Project Yellow Light Scholarship Competition

Sponsor: Advertising Council

Amount: Up to $5,000

Deadline: April 1, 2016

Description: Competition is open to high school juniors and seniors and college students. Applicant must submit a video that encourages friends to avoid distracted driving.

Swackhamer Disarmament Video Contest

Sponsor: Nuclear Age Peace Foundation

Amount: Up to $500

Deadline: April 1, 2016

Description: Contest is open to adults, youth 13-18, and youth 12 & under. Contestant must submit a short video on an aspect of nuclear disarmament.

Visionary Scholarship Program

Sponsor: American College Foundation

Amount: Up to $5,000

Deadline: April 1, 2016

Description: Scholarship is open to high school freshmen, sophomore, junior, or senior students who are United States citizens or eligible non-citizens. Applicant must submit an essay on why college is important to them.

Wergle Flomp Humor Poetry Contest

Sponsor: Winning Writers

Amount: Up to $1,000

Deadline: April 1, 2016

Description: Contest is open to poets of all ages and from all nations. Contestant must submit one English poem only, with a maximum of 250 lines.

AFSA High School Senior Scholarship Contest

Sponsor: American Fire Sprinkler Association (AFSA)

Amount: $2,000

Deadline: Apr. 6, 2016

Description: Scholarship is open to high school seniors who are citizens and aliens legally residing in the United States. Home-schooled students may apply as long as your course of study is equivalent to that of a senior in high school. Applicant must take a ten question multiple-choice open-book test. Student will receive an entry into a drawing for each question answered correctly.

Negative Population Growth Photography Scholarship Contest

Sponsor: Negative Population Growth

Amount: Up to $1,500

Deadline: April 8, 2016

Description: Scholarship is open to high school seniors and college freshmen, sophomores, and juniors who are U.S. citizens or legal permanent residents. Applicant must submit an original photo that shows how population growth is negatively impacting your community.

Signet Essay Contest

Sponsor: Penguin Putman Incorporated

Amount: $1,000

Deadline: April 14, 2016

Description: Contest is open to 11th and 12th grade, full-time matriculated students who are attending high schools located in the 50 United States and the District of Columbia, or homeschooled students between the ages of 16-18. Applicant must submit an essay on one of five given topics related to the book, “Little Women.”

2016 Kahn Roven, LLP Scholarship

Sponsor: Kahn Roven, LLP

Amount: $500

Deadline: April 15, 2016

Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors in good standing who hold a minimum 3.0 GPA and are planning on attending an accredited post-secondary institution. Applicant must submit an essay on what post-secondary education means to them.

All I Need Scholarship Slam

Sponsor: Power Poetry

Amount: $1,000

Deadline: April 15, 2016

Description: Scholarship is open to students who are 25 years of age or younger. Applicant must submit an original poem on something they cannot live without.

College JumpStart Scholarship

Sponsor: The College JumpStart Scholarship Fund

Amount: Up to $1,000

Deadline: April 15, 2016

Description: Scholarship is open to students in 10th through 12th grades, college students, and non-traditional students. Applicant must submit a short essay.

Contact Lens & Glasses Scholarship

Sponsor: ReplaceMyContacts.com

Amount: $1,000

Deadline: April 15, 2016

Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors and current college freshmen, sophomores, and juniors enrolled full-time in a college in the United States. Applicant does not need to wear contact lenses or glasses to be three given prompts related to vision and glasses/contacts.

Denena Points, P.C. Law and Technology College Scholarship

Sponsor: Denena Points, P.C. Law

Amount: $1,000

Deadline: April 15, 2016

Description: Scholarship is open to current high school and college students. Applicant must submit an essay on how technology can make law more accessible.

Diabetes Scholars Foundation Scholarship Program

Sponsor: Diabetes Scholars Foundation

Amount: Up to $5,000

Deadline: April 15, 2016

Description: Scholarship programs are open to high school seniors with Type 1 diabetes seeking a higher education at an accredited four-year university, college, technical or trade school.

Stockholm Junior Water Prize Competition

Sponsor: Water Environment Federation (WEF)

Amount: Up to $10,000

Deadline: April 15, 2016

Description: Competition is open to students ages 15-20 in grades 9-12. Applicant must submit a water-related science project. Teams of up to three students may enter.

Verbal Ink Transcription Services Scholarship

Sponsor: Verbal Ink

Amount: $1,500

Deadline: April 15, 2016

Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors and current college freshman. Applicant must submit an essay on how language has helped the student express their voice.

9 Beans and a Burrito Foundation Scholarship

Sponsor: 9 Beans and a Burrito Foundation

Amount: $1,000

Deadline: April 18, 2016

Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors planning to attend a U.S. accredited junior college or four-year university.

Sports Unlimited Scholarship

Sponsor: Sports Unlimited

Amount: $1,000

Deadline: April 20, 2016

Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors and college freshman and sophomores who play or compete in a sport. Applicant must submit an essay on how they have overcome adversity to succeed in a sport.

Bay Alarm Medical Scholarship

Sponsor: Bay Alarm Medical

Amount: Up to $2,000

Deadline: April 22, 2016

Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors and current undergraduate students. Applicant must be involved in a community service effort/volunteer opportunity where they work with the elderly or participate in caregiving duties for an elderly relative living in their home.

Negative Population Growth Written Advertisement Scholarship Contest

Sponsor: Negative Population Growth

Amount: Up to $2,000

Deadline: April 22, 2016

Description: Scholarship is open to high school seniors and college freshmen, sophomores, and juniors who are U.S. citizens or legal permanent residents. Applicant must submit an essay on a given topic related to population policies.

Create Real Impact Contest

Sponsor: Impact Teen Drivers

Amount: Up to $1,500

Deadline: April 29, 2016

Description: Contest is open to legal residents of the 50 United States and the District of Columbia between the ages of 14 and 22 years of age. Student must submit an original work (video, music, creative writing, or artwork) showcasing their idea for a solution to the very real problem of reckless and distracted driving.

Denny’s Hungry for Education Scholarship

Sponsor: Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities

Amount: $1,000

Deadline: April 29, 2016

Description: Scholarship is open to K-12 students, undergraduate and graduate students. Applicant must have a minimum 2.5 GPA. Applicant must submit an essay on how Denny’s can impact childhood hunger in their communities.

Fountainhead Essay Contest

Sponsor: Ayn Rand Institute

Amount: Up to $10,000

Deadline: April 29, 2016

Description: Contest is open to students who are in 11th or 12th grade and have read Ayn Rand’s “Fountainhead.” Applicant must submit an essay on a given topic related to “Fountainhead.”

CARiD Scholarship

Sponsor: CARiD

Amount: $1,000

Deadline: April 30, 2016

Description: Scholarship is open to students enrolled in post-secondary education in the upcoming semester who are between the ages of 16 and 20 years old. Applicant must submit a photo inspired by any aspect of the automotive industry.

2016 Groth Law Firm Video Scholarship

Sponsor: Groth Law

Amount: $1,500

Deadline: April 30, 2016

Description: Scholarship is open to any student in the United States who has graduated high school by summer 2016 and is seeking a law-related degree. Applicant must create a 30-second video that creatively answer this question: “How can we make driving safer.”

All About Education Scholarship

Sponsor: Unigo

Amount: $3,000

Deadline: April 30, 2016

Description: 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 2022) in an accredited post-secondary institution of higher education. Applicant will need to submit a short response to a given prompt.

AMVETS National Scholarships

Sponsor: American Veterans (AMVETS)

Amount: Up to $4,000

Deadline: April 30, 2016

Description: Scholarship is open to veterans, active duty military members, their guard/reserves, and their children or grandchildren.

E-waste Scholarship

Sponsor: Digital Responsibility

Amount: $1,500

Deadline: April 30, 2016

Description: Scholarship is open to high school students or a current or entering college or graduate student at any level. Applicant must answer in 140-characters or less “the most important reason to care about e-waste.

Henry and Joyce W. Sumid Scholarship

Sponsor: Pasadena Playhouse Alumni and Associates

Amount: $5,000

Deadline: April 30, 2016

Description: Scholarship is open to high school seniors, undergraduate and graduate students who are interested in studying theatre arts. Applicant must be a legal resident of Alaska, Arizona, California, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, New Mexico, Oregon, Utah, or Washington.

Ovid Scholarship

Sponsor: Ovid

Amount: Up to $1,500

Deadline: April 30, 2016

Description: Scholarship is open to current or incoming undergraduate or graduate students with at least a 3.0 GPA. Applicant must submit an essay on “why should someone follow you.”

PFLAG National Scholarship

Sponsor: Parents, Families, and Friends of Lesbians and Gays (PFLAG) National

Amount: Varies

Deadline: April 30, 2016

Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors entering higher education for the first time this calendar year and self-identify as a member or ally of the LGBTQ community.

Scholarship for Tomorrow’s Entrepreneur

Sponsor: GreenPal

Amount: $1,000

Deadline: April 30, 2016

Description: Applicant must be a graduating high school senior or currently enrolled in a college of business with a 3.0 GPA. Applicant must submit an essay related to their desire to be a business owner.

Shawn Carter Foundation Scholarship

Sponsor: Shawn Carter Foundation

Amount: Varies

Deadline: April 30, 2016

Description: Scholarship is open to high school seniors, students with GED diplomas, undergraduate (two-year or four-year) college students, and students at trade or vocational schools. Applicants must also be U.S. citizens or Permanent Residents, 25 years of age or younger, and have a minimum GPA of 2.0.

The Slickdeals Student Scholarship Program

Sponsor: Slickdeals

Amount: Up to $5,000

Deadline: April 30, 2016

Description: Scholarship is open to U.S. citizens, living in one of the 50 United States or the District of Columbia. Applicant must be at least 18 years of age and be a current undergraduate student or accepted to an accredited university for the fall 2016 term. Applicant must submit an essay on their best money-saving tips for college.

Scholarships with May 2016 deadlines

$2,000 Disaster Preparation Scholarship

Sponsor: ServiceMaster by Glenn’s

Amount: 3 Awards of $2,000

Deadline: May 1, 2016

Description: Available to High School Freshmen through College Seniors. You must create a video that shows how properly planning for a hurricane or other flood disaster can be a valuable tool and upload it to YouTube in order to be considered for this award.


Countdown to College Scholarship

Sponsor: Potential Magazine

Amount: $1,000

Deadline: May 1, 2016

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


EOCS Scholarships

Sponsor: Eastern Orthodox Committee on Scouting

Amount: Up to $1,000

Deadline: May 1, 2016

Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors who are registered active members of a Boy or Girl Scout unit and earned the Eagle Scout Award for boys or Gold Award for girls. Applicant must also be an active member of an Eastern Orthodox Church and have received the Alpha Omega Religious Scout Award.


Hard of Hearing or Deaf Scholarship

Sponsor: Sertoma

Amount: $1,000

Deadline: May 1, 2016

Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors and current undergraduate students with a minimum 40db bilateral hearing loss, as evidenced on audiogram by an SRT of 40db or greater in both ears. Applicant must be pursuing a bachelor’s degree on a full-time basis at a college or university in the United States.


Herbert Lehman Education Fund Scholarship

Sponsor: NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, Inc.

Amount: $2,000

Deadline: May 1, 2016

Description: Scholarship is open to high school seniors or college freshman who are enrolled, or plan to enroll, full-time at a four-year college or university. Applicant must demonstrate academic achievement, leadership, financial need, and a commitment to public service.


IAPMO Scholarship Essay Contest

Sponsor: International Association of Plumbing and Mechanical Officials (IAPMO)

Amount: Up to $1,000

Deadline: May 1, 2016

Description: Scholarship is open to current high school seniors or current college students enrolled full-time in an accredited technical school, community college, trade school, or four-year college or university. Applicant must submit an essay on “what role can IAPMO play in helping the plumbing industry develop new sources of potable water?”


MG James Ursano Dependent Children of Soldiers Scholarship Program

Sponsor: Army Emergency Relief (AER)

Amount: From $500- $3,300

Deadline: May 1, 2016

Description: Scholarship is open to students under the age of 23 who are dependents of a Soldier on federal active duty, a retired Soldier, or a deceased active or deceased retired Soldier.


Paradigm Challenge

Sponsor: Paradigm

Amount: 100 Awards from $500 – $100,000

Deadline: May 1, 2016

Description: The Paradigm Challenge is available to students up to the age of 18. You may work in a team or alone in creating an original and creative way to generate new ideas in preventing injuries and fatalities from home fires—America’s #1 disaster threat. Entries may come in the form of posters, videos, inventions, messages, community events, websites, mobile apps, or anything else that will help save lives. Additionally, you must submit a brief statement of your idea (140 characters or less) in order to qualify for this award.


Los Hermanos de Stanford Scholarship

Sponsor: Los Hermanos de Stanford

Amount: $1,000

Deadline: May 8, 2016

Description: Scholarship is open to Latino/Latina students who are graduating from high school with plans to attend any two-year or four-year institution of higher education.


LEGACY SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM

Sponsor: National Collegiate Cancer Foundation

Amount: $1,000

Deadline: May 13, 2016

Description: Scholarship is open to students who are 18-35 and have lost a parent or guardian to cancer. An exception will be made if you are 17 years of age and entering college in the fall of 2015.


NCCF Survivor Scholarship Program

Sponsor: National Collegiate Cancer Foundation

Amount: $1,000

Deadline: May 13, 2016

Description: Scholarship is open to students who are 18-35 and are cancer survivors or current patients. An exception will be made if you are 17 years of age and entering college in the fall of 2015.

Jane Austen Society of North America Essay Contest

Sponsor: Jane Austen Society of North America

Amount: Up to $1,000

Deadline: May 15, 2016

Description: Contest is open to students world-wide who are enrolled in high school, college/university, or graduate school. Student must submit an essay on the theme, “Living in Jane Austen’s World.”


Brower Youth Awards for Environmental Leadership

Sponsor: Earth Island Institute

Amount: $3,000

Deadline: May 16, 2016

Description: Scholarship is open to environmental leaders ages 13 to 22 (as of July 1, 2016) living in North America (including Mexico, Canada, and some Caribbean Islands and U.S. Territories).


Google Global Science Fair 2016

Sponsor: Google, Inc.

Amount: $50,000

Deadline: May 17, 2016

Description: Competition is open to individuals or teams who are 13 to 18 years of age.


Alphonso Deal Scholarship

Sponsor: National Black Police Association

Amount: $500

Deadline: May 20, 2016

Description: Scholarship is open to high school seniors who are U.S. citizens and of good character. Applicant must have been accepted by a college or university with the intent to obtain higher education training in the academics of law enforcement, or other related areas, for the betterment of the Criminal Justice system.


Mometrix College Scholarships

Sponsor: Mometrix Test Preparation

Amount: Up to $2,500

Deadline: May 20, 2016

Description: Open to anyone who will be a full-time student at a college or university between August 1, 2016 and August 1, 2017 is encouraged to apply. This usually includes everyone from current high-school seniors to college juniors. Applicants are required to write an essay of no more than 2000 characters (approx. 400 words) answering the question: “What test preparation practices work best for you and why?”


Chely Wright LIKE ME Scholarship

Sponsor: LIKE ME Organization

Amount: $1,250

Deadline: May 31, 2016

Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors who can show that they have actively advocated for LGBT issues.


Fifth Month Scholarship

Sponsor: ScholarshipExperts.com

Amount: $1,500

Deadline: May 31, 2016

Description: 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 202) in an accredited post-secondary institution of higher education. Applicant will need to submit a short response to a given prompt.


Krylon Clear Choice Art Scholarship

Sponsor: Krylon Products Group

Amount: $1,000

Deadline: May 31, 2016

Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors and college freshman and sophomore students in the United States and Canada. Applicants must be enrolled or accepted and seeking a degree at a U.S. or Canadian university, college or art school as a declared major in a visual arts program. Applicants must submit a portfolio of three to six images of artwork.


PCA’s Triple-Impact Competitor Scholarship Program

Sponsor: Deloitte

Amount: Up to $2,000

Deadline: May 31, 2016

Description: Scholarship is open to high school juniors (Class of 2017) who reside anywhere in the United States and play for a high school team or club sport.


Rentacomputer Cares Scholarship

Sponsor: Rentacomputer.com

Amount: $2,000

Deadline: May 31, 2016

Description: Scholarship is open to students who will be attending college within the next 12 months. Applicant must submit a 500-word essay describing their academic and career goals.

Scholarships with June 2016 deadlines

“Aspiring Animation Professional” Scholarship

Sponsor: Animation Career Review

Amount: $1,000

Deadline: June 1, 2016

Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors who intend to pursue an animation related field at an accredited post-secondary school or college.


Hungry to Lead Scholarships

Sponsor: Professional Reps

Amount: Up to $2,500

Deadline: June 1, 2016

Description: Scholarships are open to high school seniors and college students who are registered or pre-registered to attend an accredited school in the United States. Applicant must be pursuing a degree in a food service/hospitality, or something directly related.


Joe Francis Haircare Scholarship

Sponsor: Joe Francis Haircare Scholarship Foundation

Amount: $1,000

Deadline: June 1, 2016

Description: Scholarship is open to students currently applying for entrance into Cosmetology/Barber School, or actively enrolled in a Cosmetology/Barber program.


Odenza Vacations College Scholarship

Sponsor: Odenza Vacations

Amount: $500

Deadline: June 1, 2016

Description: Scholarship is open to students between the ages of 17 and 24 years of age. Applicant must submit an essay explaining why they want to go to college.


William J. Schulz High School Essay Contest

Sponsor: Freedom From Religion Foundation

Amount: Up to $3,000

Deadline: June 1, 2016

Description: Scholarship is open to North American high school seniors who are graduating in spring 2016 and enrolling in college in the fall of 2016. Applicant must submit an essay on a given topic related to freedom of religion.


Walmart Associate Scholarship

Sponsor: Walmart

Amount: Up to $3,000

Deadline: June 2, 2016

Description: Scholarship is open to students employed part-time or full-time with any division of Walmart for at least six consecutive months prior to the scholarship due date.

Abbott and Fenner Scholarship

Sponsor: Abbott and Fenner Business Consultants

Amount: $1,000

Deadline: June 10, 2016

Description: Scholarship is open to high school juniors and seniors, as well as all students currently registered in any accredited post secondary institution. Applicant must submit an essay on their educational career and life goals.


Exercise For Life Athletic Scholarship

Sponsor: Boomer Esiason Foundation

Amount: $10,000

Deadline: June 10, 2016

Description: This scholarship is for high school seniors with cystic fibrosis who are demonstrate scholastic ability, athletic ability (as evidenced by regular exercise) character, leadership, service to the community, need for financial assistance, and daily compliance to CF therapy. Applicants should jog on a regular basis and be training for a 1.5-mile qualifying run. All candidates will be judged on the basis of time. See website for the list of accompanying documents that applicants must submit,


Father James B. Macelwane Annual Award in Meteorology

Sponsor: American Meteorological Society

Amount: $1,000

Deadline: June 10, 2016

Description: Scholarship is open to current college students studying meterology. Applicant must submit a paper on some phase of the atmospheric sciences, a letter of application, and a letter from the department head or faculty member.


BigSun Scholarship… 2016

Sponsor: BigSun Athletics

Amount: $500

Deadline: June 17, 2016

Description: Scholarship is open to all student athletes who are high school seniors or current college students. Applicant must submit an essay on how their high school sports participation influenced them.


Providian Medical Scholarship

Sponsor: Providian Medical Equipment

Amount: $500

Deadline: June. 21, 2016

Description: Student must be 16 years of age or older and enrolled at an accredited high school, college, or university in the United States. Applicant must submit an essay on how medical equipment technology has changed the face of a college course and curriculum.

Navigate Your Future Scholarship

Sponsor: National Air Transportation Association

Amount: $2,500

Deadline: June 24,2016

Description: This scholarship is for high school seniors who are planning a career in the general aviation field. To qualify, applicants must be enrolled or accepted into an aviation-related program at an accredited college or university.

BBG Communications Scholarship

Sponsor: BBG Communications

Amount: $1,000

Deadline: June 30, 2016

Description: Scholarship is open to students ages 16 to 21 years of age. Applicant must submit two essay. One essay is on a given topic related to the information and communications technology industry. The second essay must explain why the applicant believes a college/university education is important.


Because College is Expensive Scholarship

Sponsor:Graduate Programs Foundation

Amount: $500

Deadline: June 30, 2016

Description: The $500 “Because College is Expensive” Scholarship is open to all students (High schoolers, adults looking to head back to school, current college students and anyone else looking to attend college or graduate school within 12 months.) and those planning on enrolling within 12 months. The winner will be determined by random drawing and then contacted directly and announced on the Scholarship Winners page. One entry per person is all that is necessary.


CollegeSTEPS Sweepstakes

Sponsor: Wells Fargo Bank, N.A.

Amount: Up to $1,000

Deadline: June 30, 2016

Description: The CollegeSTEPS Sweepstakes is open to high school and college students. To enter, you must enroll in the Wells Fargo CollegeSTEPS educational resource program.


Delete Cyberbullying Scholarship

Sponsor: Delete Cyberbullying

Amount: $1,000

Deadline: June 30, 2016

Description: Scholarship is open to high school, undergraduate and graduate students. Applicant must submit a 500-word essay on a topic related to cyberbullying.

Digital Privacy Scholarship

Sponsor: Digital Responsibility

Amount: $1,000

Deadline: June 30, 2016

Description: Scholarship is open to current high school freshman, sophomore, junior, or senior or a current or entering college or graduate school student of any level. Home schooled students are also eligible. There is no age limit. You must also be a U.S. citizen or legal resident. Applicants must include a 140-character message about digital privacy. The top 10 applications will be selected as finalists. The finalists will be asked to write a full length 500- to 1,000-word essay about digital privacy.


Do-Over Scholarship

Sponsor: ScholarshipExperts.com

Amount: $1,500

Deadline: June 30, 2016

Description: 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 2022) in an accredited post-secondary institution of higher education. Applicant will need to submit a short response to a given prompt.


Healthcare Scholarship Program

Sponsor: Medical Assistant Degrees

Amount: $500

Deadline: June 30, 2016

Description: Scholarship is open to students 18 years of age or older at time of disbursement and who will be in full-time education in 2015. Applicant must submit an essay on why they want to pursue a career in the healthcare field.

Fashion Professional Scholarship

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The E.H. Wilbourn Scholarship for seniors pursuing a career in education is now available. It is $1,000 per year for 4 years. Deadline is April 18th.


Huntsville Bible Scholarship for seniors interested in continuing their education in a Biblical setting. There are (10) $5,000 scholarships available. Deadline is April 10.


The Hewitt Scholastic Scholarship and the Morris Technical Theater scholarship is for those who have been involved in Fantasy Playhouse. The scholarship is for one year, $1,500. Deadline is April 11.

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Specific College/University Scholarship Information

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To select scholarship recipients, the Office of Undergraduate Admissions, the National Alumni Association, and The University of Alabama's undergraduate colleges and schools use the scholarship application on myBama for freshman and transfer students and a separate application for currently enrolled students.

Academic scholarships are merit-based, requiring that students earn certain grade point averages and/or scores on the PSAT, SAT, or ACT to qualify.

Entering freshmen, transfer students, and current University undergraduate students who apply for scholarships will be considered for all scholarships for which they are eligible, with the exception of those offered by Air Force ROTC, Army ROTC, and the College of Continuing Studies.

At Auburn University, we recognize the importance of a quality education and are dedicated to helping you find a way to achieve your higher education goals. A number of scholarships are awarded annually by the Office of University Scholarships, including four-year, renewable Freshman Scholarships for incoming freshmen and one-year General Scholarships for new and current students. Departmental Scholarships are also awarded each year to new and current students by the various colleges and schools on campus. In addition, External Scholarships are applied directly to students’ university billing accounts by the Office of University Scholarships.
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Community College Scholarship Information

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College Visits and Other Information

Alabama Distinguished Young Women

Class of 2017 - Distinguished Young Women

Apply early!


Distinguished Young Women of Alabama is part of a national scholarship program that promotes and rewards scholarship, leadership and talent in young women.

College scholarships are awarded at the state level ($42,500 last year) and millions in college-granted scholarships are available ($820 million nationally). And one representative will advance to the national program in Mobile, Alabama where they give away $150,000 in cash tuition scholarships.

And it’s FREE to participate!

YOU CAN:

  • Make new friends from around the state
  • Participate in workshops on interviewing, public speaking and more
  • Have fun putting on a showcase of your achievements
  • PLUS help pay for your college education!

You must be a junior in high school to participate. Sign up today so you don’t miss out on this life-changing experience!

QUESTIONS?


Participants Chairman

Contact Carna Triftshauser


PROGRAM DATES

January 15-16, 2016
Montgomery, Alabama

Auburn Summer Camps 2016

Auburn's Summer Camps announced. Check them out!
http://www.auburn.edu/…/…/auburnyouthprograms/highschool.htm