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Week of February 19

February 19, 2018 9:37am | Staff

February 19 Imagination Begins With You… High School Short Story Contest Sponsor: Author Brian Claspell Amount: Up to $300 Closing Date: March 15, 2018 Description: Contest is open to all High School students in the United States who are currently attending a public, private, alternative […]

Week of February 12

February 12, 2018 9:36am | Staff

February 12 $5,000 Social Network Scholarship Sponsor: GotChosen Amount: $5,000 Closing Date: 11:59 Pacific Time on the last day of the month Description: Scholarship is open to students 18 years of age or older who have been accepted to a post secondary program or college. Open to U.S. and […]

Week of February 5

February 5, 2018 9:34am | Staff

February 5 ADA Central Annual College Scholarship Sponsor: ADA Central Signs Amount: $500 Closing Date: March 1, 2018 Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors and current college students. Applicant must submit an essay about their experience with, or what the American with […]

Week of January 29

January 29, 2018 9:33am | Staff

January 29 High School Seniors English Essay Contest Sponsor: Queer Foundation Amount: $1,000 Closing Date: February 14, 2018 Description: Contest is open to students aged 18 and under who have not yet graduated from high school and who are gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender or an […]

Week of January 22

January 22, 2018 9:30am | Staff

January 22 Harriet Fitzgerald Scholarship Sponsor: The Sunflower Initiative Amount: $10,000 Closing Date: February 1, 2018 Description: Scholarship is open to highly motivated female graduating high school seniors who have a desire to attend a women’s college in the United States. Applicant must have at […]

Week of January 15

January 19, 2018 9:29am | Staff

January 15 Junior Duck Stamp Contest Sponsor: United States Fish & Wildlife Service Amount: Up to $1,000 Closing Date: February 1, 2018 Description: Contest is open to students in grades K-12 who attend public, private, or home schools in the United States and the U.S. […]

Week of January 8

January 12, 2018 9:27am | Staff

January 8 Grand Plan Scholarship Sponsor: Fresh Prints Amount: $1,000 Closing Date:  – extended to January 22, 2018 Description: Scholarship is open to incoming college freshmen and sophomores. In 300 words or less, applicant must share their “grand plan.”  January 9 Orange Scholars Program Sponsor: The Homer […]

Week of January 1

January 5, 2018 11:13am | Staff

January 1 PayScale Women in STEM Scholarship Sponsor: PayScale Amount: $2,000 Closing Date: January 31, 2018 Description: Scholarship is open to current college and college-bound women studying (or planning to study) science, technology, engineering, or math at an accredited college or university. https://www.payscale.com/scholarships/women-in-stem-scholarship  January 2 […]

Week of December 25

December 29, 2017 11:11am | Staff

December 25 Satellite For Internet College Scholarship Sponsor: Satellite for Internet Amount: $500 Closing Date: January 7, 2018 Description: Scholarship is open to incoming freshmen and current undergraduate students. Applicant must submit an essay on how having slow or no available internet connection impacts students […]

Week of December 18

December 22, 2017 11:10am | Staff

December 18 Redfin Scholarship Sponsor: Redfin Amount: $2,500 Closing Date: January 31, 2018 Description: Scholarship is open to legal U.S. residents who are graduating high school seniors or current college freshman, sophomores, and juniors with at least a 3.0 GPA. Applicant must submit an essay […]