Scholarships

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Scholarships

DEADLINE SCHOLARSHIP DESCRIPTION
11/01/2019 Ron Brown Scholar Program

($10,000/yearly) - Applicants must be African American HS seniors who exhibit exceptional leadership potential & excel academically. The November 1st deadlines allow applicants to be considered for the Ron Brown Scholar Program and be eligible to have their contact information forwarded to a select number of additional colleges and scholarship providers. 

11/01/2019 Berrien Fragos Thorn Arts Scholarships for Migrant Farmworkers

($500 - $2,500) - Students must demonstrate an interest in pursuing further development of their talents in the arts.

11/01/2019 Ron Brown Scholar Program

($10,000) - Applicants must be African American HS seniors who exhibit exceptional leadership potential & excel academically.

11/05/2019 ACT SIX - Yakima Valley

(Full Tuition) - Act Six will select approximately 10 of the Yakima Valley’s most promising community leaders for scholarships to Heritage University. Act Six scholars are chosen through a rigorous, highly competitive, three-phase selection process that spans four months.

11/05/2019 ACT SIX - Tacoma-Seattle

(Full Tuition) - Act Six will select approximately 22 of Tacoma-Seattle’s most promising urban leaders for scholarships to four partner colleges: Gonzaga University, Northwest University, Pacific Lutheran University, and Whitworth University. Act Six scholars are chosen through a rigorous, highly competitive, three-phase selection process that spans four months.

11/05/2019 ACT SIX - Portland

(Full Tuition) - Act Six will select approximately 17 of the Portland area's most promising community leaders for scholarships to George Fox University and Warner Pacific College. Act Six scholars are chosen through a rigorous, highly competitive, three-phase selection process that spans four months.

11/05/2019 ACT SIX - Spokane

(Full Tuition) - Act Six will select approximately 8 of Spokane's most promising community leaders for scholarships to Gonzaga University and Whitworth University. Act Six scholars are chosen through a rigorous, highly competitive, three-phase selection process that spans four months.

11/05/2019 Elks Most Valuable Student Competition

($4,000-$50,000) - The 2018 Most Valuable Student scholarship contest is open to any high school senior who is a US Citizen. Applicants will be judged on scholarship, leadership, and financial need.

11/30/2019 10 Words or Less Scholarship

($500) - In 10 words or less, say why you deserve the scholarship.

11/30/2019 Education Matters

In 250 words or less submit a response to the question: "What would you say to someone who thinks education doesn't matter, or that college is a waste of time and money?"

12/01/2019 Dell Scholars Program

The Dell Scholars program recognizes students who have overcome significant obstacles to pursue their educations & provides $20,000 for six years. For juniors & seniors w/ min. 2.4 GPA & financial need. GEAR UP students are eligible! 

12/07/2019 Foot Locker Scholar Athletes

($20,000) - Honors student athletes who demonstrate excellence in school, on their sports teams, & in their communities.

12/31/2019 Unigo $10K Scholarship

($10,000) - Submit an online written response to the question: Imagine a historical figure is brought back to life. Who is it? What's their favorite mobile app?

12/31/2019 Top Ten List Scholarship

($1,500) - In 250 words or less submit a response to the question: "Create a Top Ten List of the top ten reasons you should get this scholarship."

12/31/2019 Scholarship Poetry Contest - Spring Issue

Open to all U.S. HS students. Applicant must submit an original poem with 20 lines or less. Up to $500.

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