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August 21

Monthly Course Hero Scholarship

Answer a quick question for a chance at a big reward! New questions monthly!

This month’s deadline August 31!

https://www.coursehero.com/scholarships/

August 22

Texting and Driving Challenge!

We all know texting and driving is dangerous and dumb. Yet, everyone has a friend or family member who does it anyway. In fact, 2 in 5 high school students text behind the wheel.

Deadline: August 31

https://www.dosomething.org/us/campaigns/thumb-wars?source=node/1141

 August 23

$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!

https://colleges.niche.com/scholarship/apply.aspx?utm_source=Fastweb&utm_medium=Referral&utm_campaign=FWnes&source=fastweb

August 24

Questbridge Scholars
Program is open to high school seniors who are U.S. citizens, permanent residents, or students, regardless of citizenship, currently attending high school in the United States. Applicant must have primarily A’s in the most challenging courses available, be in the top 5-10% of their graduating class, have a 1310 on the SAT or PSAT or 28 on the ACT. Finalists typically come from households earning less than $65,000 annually for a family of four, and often less. The program is only open for students considering one or more of Questbridge’s college partners (see website for details). Amount: Full Tuition

Deadline: September 27, 2017

https://www.questbridge.org/

 August 25

The Money Metals Exchange Scholarship

This scholarship is open to high school seniors, undergraduate and graduate students. You must demonstrate an interest in economics and submit an essay of roughly 1,000 words that answers one of the four questions posed on the sponsor’s website in order to qualify for this award.

https://www.moneymetals.com/scholarship

Deadline September 30