Week of November 6



November 6

Cross Lites Essay Scholarship

In order to apply for the CrossLites scholarship, you will write a reflective essay (400-600 words) based on one of Dr. Parker’s quotes. Although the contest is open to High School, College, and Graduate students, you will only be competing against the submissions from other high school students.

Deadline: December 31


November 7

Profile in Courage Essay Contest
Sponsor: John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum
Amount: Up to $20,000
Description: Contest is open to United States high school students in grades nine through twelve. Applicant must submit an essay on a given topic related to an act of political courage.

Deadline: January 1


November 8

Allure Home Improvements Scholarship

  • Must be U.S. undergraduate freshman. All majors of study are accepted.
  • Applicant must maintain a minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA and complete both a personal statement and an essay.
  • Essay must be 1,000 – 1,500 words entitled “Alure Scholarship.”
  • Student must provide their .edu email address and full name on the essay document.

Deadline: December 1

Alure Home Improvements Scholarship


November 9

ASSE Foundation

Since 1990, the ASSE Foundation has awarded more than $2.3 million in scholarships and professional education grants to students beginning their studies in occupational safety and professionals seeking to continue their education. We offer more than 100 awards each year ranging from $500 to $15,000 each. More than 1,100 safety students and professionals have advanced their careers, thanks to the generosity of the safety community.

Deadline December 1


November 10

GPA Isn’t Everything Scholarship

Scholarship eligibility requires you meet the following:

Currently enrolled in high school or college or plan to enroll in the next 12 months.

Note: Application deadline is Nov 30, 2017 – One award will be granted