Scholarships

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Scholarships

DEADLINE SCHOLARSHIP DESCRIPTION
04/30/2020 HENAAC Scholarship

($500-$10,000) - Applicants must be of Hispanic origin and/or must significantly demonstrate leadership or service within the Hispanic community.

04/30/2020 E-waste Scholarship

($1,000) - Complete the application form including a 140-character message about e-waste. 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 e-waste.

04/30/2020 All About Education Scholarship

School can get expensive, so we want to know how winning a $3,000 All About Education Scholarship could help make a difference in your life.
Education can truly change a person's life - and this scholarship just might be that first step. Let us know why winning a scholarship for education matters to you.

05/01/2020 International Teamster Women’s Caucus Scholarship Program

($500) - For daughters/sons of active or retired Teamster members who have at least 12 months of consecutive membership in good standing. Need to submit a 500 to 750 words on the following topic in your own words: “How can Unions motivate our youth and women, in particular, to become involved in the Union?”

05/30/2020 1-800-Wheelchair Scholarship Fund

Established in 2006, the 1-800-wheelchair scholarship fund now bestows one or two $500 awards each year. In the past, we've asked applicants to explore mobility issues on campus, overcoming personal challenges, and much more.

05/31/2020 Fifth Month Scholarship

One is the loneliest number. Three is a crowd. Then there is five. What's so special about five? Well, for starters, this lucky number could help you win a $1,500 scholarship. It would take more than just one hand to count all the reasons why the number five is important - and we want to know what you think!

06/02/2020 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.

06/30/2020 Do-Over Scholarship

In 250 words or less submit a response to the question: "If you could get one 'do-over' in life, what would it be and why?"

06/30/2020 Scholarship Poetry Contest - Fall Issue

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

10/25/2020 Horatio Alger Scholarship - National Scholarships

($25,000) - The Horatio Alger National Scholarship Program is one of the major scholarship programs nationally that specifically assists high school students who have faced and overcome great obstacles in their young lives.

10/31/2020 ZipRecruiter Winter/Spring Scholarship

Applicants must be at least 18 years of age, currently enrolled as a student in high school or college in the US, and be a legal resident of the United States.

10/31/2020 ZipRecruiter Summer/Fall Scholarship

($3,000) To enter, please write a follow-up email for after a job interview—win a $3,000 scholarship!​

05/01/2021 The Paradigm Challenge

($200 - $100,000) - The Paradigm Challenge is an annual competition that invites students aged 4 to 18 around the world to use kindness, creativity, and collaboration to help solve a real life problem and make a difference in the world.

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