Week of August 29



August 29

$2,000 No Essay Scholarship Contest

The $2,000 “No Essay” Scholarship is open to all students and those planning on enrolling within 12 months. The monthly winner will be determined by random drawing and then contacted directly and announced in Niche’s e-newsletter and on the Scholarship Winners page. One entry per person, but you can come back each month to try again. APPLY BY THE END OF THE MONTH! YOU MAY APPLY EACH MONTH!


 August 30

Horatio Alger Association

Applicants should be seniors who have faced and overcome obstacle and intend to study at a 2- or 4-year institution in US. Must demonstrate financial need, high academic achievement, depth of character and service orientation.

A variety of scholarships and deadlines are available!


August 31

Coca-Cola Scholars Program

Current high school seniors attending school in the United States; anticipating completion of high school diploma at the time of application; planning to pursue a degree at an accredited US postsecondary institution; carrying a minimum 3.00 GPA at the end of their junior year of high school; applicants may not be children or grandchildren of employees, officers or owners of Coca-Cola bottling companies.


September 1

Bennington Young Writers Awards

10th, 11th or 12th grade students; submit original writing in one of three formats: poetry, fiction or nonfiction; MUST BE SUBMITTED ONLINE


September 2

Gen and Kelly Tanabe Scholarship

9th – 12th grade student. Must be legal resident of US. Short essay required