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$1,000 New Year’s Resolution Scholarship

January 7, 2019 2:37pm | staff

New year, new you – or at least slightly newer you. Setting lofty goals in your New Year’s resolutions can feel inspiring but it’s important to remember that 80% of resolutions fail by the second week in February. Failing at your goals is the worst, so maybe […]

Free Speech Essay Contest

October 17, 2018 4:24pm | Staff

The Free Speech Essay Contest is open to high school juniors and seniors. To be considered, you must explain in an 800 – to 1000 – word essay why free speech is so important to higher education, and why censorship undermines the ideals of liberal […]

Ivey Engineering Scholarship

October 16, 2018 3:17pm | Staff

The Ivey Engineering $1,000 Scholarship is open to high school seniors and college students attending a college or university in the United States or Canada. In order to be considered for this award, you must submit an essay of between 800 and 1,000 words on […]

Do Something Scholarship

October 14, 2018 3:11pm | Staff

You could win an easy $3,000 scholarship just by answering one opinion question about the 2018 midterm elections. The question is: “What issue do you think is most important to your generation in the 2018 election?” Share your opinion and you’ll automatically enter to win […]

National Space Club Scholarship

October 12, 2018 3:10pm | Staff

Since 2013, The National Space Club and Foundation has offered the opportunity for a student to give the keynote address at the National Space Club and Foundation’s annual Goddard Memorial Dinner, one of the space industry’s most prestigious gatherings. The student must intend to pursue […]

NCWIT Award For Aspirations in Computing

October 7, 2018 3:06pm | staff

The NCWIT Award for Aspirations in Computing (AiC) honors women in grades 9 through 12 who are active and interested in computing and technology, and encourages them to pursue their passions. Award for AiC recipients are chosen for their demonstrated interest and achievements in computing, […]

Louis Stokes Educational Scholarship Program

October 1, 2018 2:56pm | Staff

This highly competitive program is targeted at a select number of high-achieving and committed secondary school seniors and/or college freshman and sophomores interested in a career in public service. They will be offered tuition assistance to accredited colleges or universities, provided challenging summer work, and […]

Look Twice, Save a Life Scholarship

September 21, 2018 1:36pm | Staff

The Look Twice, Save A Life Scholarship is available to students currently attending or planning to attend an accredited college or university. You must create a form of social awareness that inspires other students to focus on Looking Twice for Motorcycle Safety to qualify for […]

Data-Inspired Future scholarship

September 20, 2018 1:34pm | Staff

The Liaison’s Data-Inspired Future Scholarship is open to high school seniors and college students. You must submit a 30 to 60 second video that discusses, explains or demonstrates an important aspect of data in today’s or tomorrow’s society and also includes one interesting fact about […]

Gen and Kelly Tanabe

September 18, 2018 9:15pm | Staff

The Gen and Kelly Tanabe Scholarship is a merit-based program that helps students fulfill their dreams of a higher education. The scholarship is named for Gen and Kelly Tanabe, best-selling authors on education, whose donations fund this program. http://www.gkscholarship.com/