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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/

Bennington Young Writer’s Award

September 18, 2018 9:02pm | Staff

Students in the 10th, 11th, and 12th grades during the academic year are invited to submit one entry by the November 1 deadline: > Poetry: a group of three poems. Poems must be typed. Each page must clearly show the author’s name. > Fiction: a short story or one-act play. […]

Horatio Alger Scholarship

September 18, 2018 8:58pm | Staff

The total value of this award $10,000 paid out in installments annually. If the student receives this award he/she is guaranteed the funding for the full 5 years of his/her undergraduate program by maintaining a grade point average of 2.0 or higher. This award is […]

College Jumpstart Scholarship

September 18, 2018 8:54pm | Staff

The College JumpStart Scholarship is an annual, merit-based competition — financial need is not considered — that is open to 10th-12th graders, college students and non-traditional students. The main requirement is that you are committed to going to school and can express your goals for […]

Wendy’s High School Heisman

September 18, 2018 8:50pm | Staff

Members of New York’s Downtown Athletic Club’s Heisman Trophy® Committee helped Wendy’s create the Wendy’s High School Heisman Program—the only other program to be associated with the Heisman name. Each year, the Heisman Trophy Trust awards the Heisman Memorial Trophy® to the most outstanding college […]

Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation

September 18, 2018 8:45pm | Staff

The Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation supports more than 1,400 exceptional college students each year, with annual scholarships of $3.55 million awarded through 3 nationally recognized programs. The Coca-Cola Scholars Program scholarship is an achievement-based scholarship awarded to graduating high school seniors. Students are recognized for their capacity […]

Week of March 19

March 19, 2018 10:04am | Staff

March 19 YCL Scholarship Sponsor: Young Christian Leaders Scholarship Amount: $1,000 Closing Date: The 15th of the month Description: Scholarship is open to high school seniors and currently enrolled full-time college undergraduates who have been endorsed by their peers, family and spiritual leaders as a person possessing a profound […]