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Scholarships are awarded on the basis of academic criteria and/or any combination of academics, financial need, campus/community activities, leadership positions and work experience.  Scholarships are designed to reward, encourage and assist students in pursuing academic excellence and leadership roles.

Many colleges and departments offer scholarships to students that are specific to an area of specialization.  Listed below are links to the various colleges on campus with scholarship listings.

Please note these listing are updated throughout the year.

For information about graduate fellowships and assistantships, please check the Graduate Studies Financial Assistance web site which is: www.graduate.ucf.edu

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 Scholarships Last Updated:
 
September 1, 2015
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National Achievement Scholarship
National Hispanic Scholarship
National Merit Scholarship
Pegasus Scholarship Programs
Provost Scholarship
Click on the name of the college or department to view Web site

College of Business Administration
(407) 823-2181

College of Arts & Humanities
(407) 823-2251

College of Education :
(407) 823-3723

The Burnett Honors College :
(407) 823-2076

Alumni Association Scholarships :
(407) 823-ALUM

College of Health & Public Affairs  :
(407) 823-0171

Transfer & Transition Services :  
(407) 823-5959

Rosen School of Hospitality Management :
(407) 903-8000

Multicultural Academic & Support Services :
(407) 823-2716

College of Sciences :
(407) 823-1997

Student Disability Services :
(407) 823-2371

College of Nursing
407-823-2744
Global Perspectives
407-823-0688
Study Abroad
407-823-2300

CREOL | The College of Optics & Photonics
407-823-6800

Scholarships Last Updated:
September 1, 2015

Do not apply for any scholarship if you don’t meet the basic criteria!

HIGHERVISIBILITY MARKETING SCHOLARSHIP 2015
- Must be a U.S. Citizen (or permanent resident)
- Must be enrolled (or enrolling) as full time student of accredited college/university within the U.S., for completion of undergraduate degree in Marketing, Journalism, or equivalent field
- Applicant must have at least a 2.50 GPA
- Applicant must submit a brief essay of between roughly 400 and 800 words, detailing why a career in internet marketing is your hopeful area of study (A personalized tone that references your firsthand experience and feelings is best—no need to be too formal. We’d like to know why you truly believe in web marketing as one of the best career options for you)
- Employees and professional affiliates of HigherVisibility (and their immediate families) are not eligible
AWARD(s): $1,000 (3 Awards)
DEADLINE: September 1, 2015
For application forms and further information, please visit:
www.highervisibility.com/marketing-scholarship/

 

KARMAN HEALTHCARE SCHOLARSHIP
- Must be currently enrolled at an accredited college, or university in the U.S.
- Applicant must be at least sixteen (16) years or older
- Must be a college or university student with a mobility disability who use a wheelchair, or other mobility devices on a regular basis
- Applicant must maintain a cumulative grade point average (GPA) of at least 2.5 (or equivalent) or higher
AWARD(s): $500
DEADLINE: September 1, 2015
For application forms and further information, please visit:
www.karmanhealthcare.com/scholarships/

 

LEMBERG LAW STOPCOLLECTOR.COM SCHOLARSHIP
- Must be an undergraduate student during the 2015-2016 school year
- Applicant must plan on enrolling in a two- or four-year college
AWARD(S): $1,000
DEADLINE: September 30, 2015
For further information, including applications, please visit:
www.do-not-call-complaints.com/a/2015/05/07/lemberg-law-do-not-call-complaints-com-scholarship/

 

IGNITE AG CUSTOMER ADVISORY BOARD SCHOLARSHIP
- Must be attending an accredited university in the United States
- Must an undergraduate or graduate School Education (MBA/LAW/Ph.D)
- Applicant must have cumulative GPA of: 3.0 or higher
AWARD(s): $1,000
DEADLINE: October 1, 2015
For further information including applications, please visit:
www.igniteag.com/IgniteAG-Customer-Advisory-Board-Scholarship.aspx

 

BELLUCK & FOX, LLP SUPPORTS MESOTHELIOMA EDUCATION SCHOLARSHIP
- Must be attending a two or four college or university
- Must be attending a school in any 50 states throughout the United States
AWARD:  Up to $5,000
DEADLINE: October 9, 2015 (Essay submission open September 1, 2015)
For application forms and further information, please visit:
www.belluckfox.com/mesothelioma/scholarships/

 

2015 POLICE SCANNER RADIO SCHOLARSHIP CONTEST
- Must be attending college/university
- Must submit a 500+ word essay about anything police scanner related. View some of last years submissions here. There is no wrong topic –  topics could include:
›››› How police scanners are used
›››› A story about police scanners
›››› The future of police scanners
›››› Police scanners and the media
›››› Anything – as long as it’s related to police scanners
AWARD(S): $500
DEADLINE: October 15, 2015
For further information including applications, please visit:
www.zipscanners.com/resources/2015-police-scanner-radio-scholarship-contest/

 

TUNGSTEN RINGS & CO. SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
- Must be at least 16 years of age who are currently enrolled in an accredited post-secondary academic institution in the United States of America
- Applicant must be a legal United States citizen and resident
AWARD: $1,000
DEADLINE: October 15, 2015
For application forms and further information, please visit:
quoted.thezebra.com/1361/the-zebra-safe-driver-scholarship/   

 

DRUG LAWSUIT SOURCE SINGLE PARENT SCHOLARSHIP
- Must be a single parent helping to raise at least one child. You do not have to have full-time custody but must be involved in raising the child
- Must be currently enrolled in a U.S. high school, trade school, apprentice school, junior college, college, university, or graduate school in the United States
- Must have a GPA of 2.7 or higher and are required to submit a copy of your transcript indicating your grade point average (GPA) (You may submit an unofficial school transcript)
AWARD(S): $1,000
DEADLINE: November 1, 2015
For further information including applications, please visit
www.druglawsuitsource.com/single-parent-scholarship-2015/

 

SERIOUS CIGARS – 2015 SCHOLARSHIP
- Must be a high school seniors entering university during the Spring 2016 academic semester are eligible to apply
- Must produce a 2-8 minute video concerning one of two topics. The applicant may select to produce their video on one of the following: The use of tobacco in religious rituals throughout history Cigar culture in America
- Preference will be given to students pursuing a film studies major at university
AWARD: $1,000
DEADLINE: November 15, 2015
For application forms and further information, please visit:
www.seriouscigars.com/scholarship-t-131.html

 

CUSTOMERBLOOM’S SCHOLARSHIP CONTEST
- Must be currently enrolled in a high school, college, university, or trade school
- Must submit a video
AWARD(s) : $1,000
DEADLINE : November 28, 2015
For further information, including applications, please visit:
www.customerbloom.com/scholarship-program

 

BEST HOSPITALITY DEGREES SCHOLARSHIP
- Must be a citizen of the United States
- Applicant must be pursuing a degree in hospitality
Must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 or better on a 4.0 scale
- Applicant must send a well-written, original 500-1,000 word essay highlighting their leadership qualities, academic achievements, and future career plans in the hospitality field. Career interests can include but are not limited to tourism, hotel management, culinary arts, restaurant management, or culinary management
AWARD: $1,500
DEADLINE: November 30, 2015
For application forms and further information, please visit:
www.besthospitalitydegrees.com/scholarship/

 

BIRD GOLD ACADEMY SCHOLARSHIP
- Must be attending college/university
- Must submit a 1,000 word essay about you (Tell us how education has influenced your life and how it will continue to influence your life)
AWARD(S): $1,000
DEADLINE: December 1, 2015
For further information including applications, please visit:
www.birdgolf.com/college-scholarship/

 

THE NEIL PATEL SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
- Must be attending college/university
- Applicant must submit a one-page essay on what you plan on doing after you graduate from college.
AWARD(S): $500
DEADLINE: December 1, 2015
For further information including applications, please visit:
neilpatel.com/scholarship/

 

APARTMENT LIST SCHOLARSHIP
- Must be legal U.S. resident in high school or college at least eighteen (18) years old who will be attending an accredited university or college in Fall 2015 is eligible to apply
- Must submit an application that includes answers to the following questions:
    What have you done that exemplifies one (or more) of Apartment List’s core values?
    What is most important to you when choosing a place to call “home”?
AWARD(s): $2,500
DEADLINE: December 1, 2015
For further information, including applications, please visit:
www.apartmentlist.com/scholarship

 

BOTTAR LEONE SCHOLARSHIP
- Must be a high school graduate
- Applicant must be in academic “good standing” with a high school grade point average (GPA) of 3.0+ on a 4-point scale (or equivalent)
- Must be enrolled full-time at an accredited two-year or four-year university or community college in the United States documented physical or learning disability (students with ADD/ADHD alone are not eligible)
- Must demonstrated financial need
AWARD(s): $2,500
DEADLINE: December 1, 2015
For further information, including applications, please visit:
www.bottarleone.com/physical-learning-scholarship.html

 

ROGERS LAW FIRM SCHOLARSHIP
- Applicant must be 18 years of age or older at the time of the award (you may submit your application when you are 17, but you must be 18 at the time of the award)
- Must be enrolled in a college or university in the United States at the time of the award
- Applicant must be in good academic standing with your college or university
- Must be a legal resident of the United States
AWARD: $1,500
DEADLINE: December 1, 2015
For application forms and further information, please visit:
rogerslawtx.com/lawyer/2015-Scholarship-Essay-Contest_cp14383.htm

 

ONLINE JOB SCHOLARSHIP
- Any area of study are eligible
- Must submit 300 words or less on one of the following three topics for your essay/blog:
1.Overcoming financial hardship – What you learned and advice you would give.
2.Life experience – Lessons formal education systems will not provide.
3.Work Ethic – Explaining the generational gap.
AWARD(s): $250
DEADLINE: December 1, 2015 (Spring Semester)  
For further information including applications, please visit:
www.onlinejobapplications.com/scholarship-offering/

 

THE PENNYHOARDER’S $2,000 “FRUGAL STUDENT” SCHOLARSHIP
- Must currently be enrolled in a college or university and have an active class schedule
- Must submit an essay of 150 words telling us the most unique or interesting thing you’ve ever done to make or save extra money
- Must submit an application with all required fields completed
AWARD: $2,000
DEADLINE: December 1, 2015 (Application will be accepted on March 1st 2015)
For further information, including applications, please visit:
www.thepennyhoarder.com/frugal-student-scholarship/#.

 

ROSENFELD INJURY LAWYERS’ SINGLE MOTHER SCHOLARSHIP
- Must be enrolled in an accredited high school, college or university in the U.S.
- Must be a mother who is attending school
- Applicant must maintain a cumulative Grade Point Average (GPA) of a minimum of 3.0
- Applicant must write a 500+ word essay on the advantages of going back to school while caring for your children as a mother. How do you believe motherhood has helped prepare you for the challenges that you will face as a student? Examples may include the ability to succeed in time management skills, ability to listen carefully to others and ability to effectively manage multiple priorities. Craft your essay and explain your answer.
AWARD(s): $1,000
DEADLINE: December 5, 2015
For further information including applications, please visit:
www.rosenfeldinjurylawyers.com/articles/single-mother-scholarship/

 

NINJAESSAYS WRITING CONTEST
- Must submit 800 - 1,000 words essay
- Essay must be written in English
AWARD(S): $2,000
DEADLINE: December 10, 2015
For further information including applications, please visit:
www.ninjaessays.com/blog/essay-writing-contest/

 

GROWTH EVERYWHERE SCHOLARSHIP
- Must be attending college/university
- Applicant must submit a 800-word essay about your personal growth from those high school days to right now
AWARD(S): $500
DEADLINE: December 15, 2015
For further information including applications, please visit:
growtheverywhere.com/scholarship/

 

MENTAL HEALTH EDUCATION SCHOLARSHIP – ANXIETY TREATMENT EDUCATION
- Any student currently enrolled in any accredited college is eligible to apply
- Must submit an essay (1,000 word minimum) and tell us about your educational goals and plans for after graduation (Tell us why you feel you deserve to win this scholarship and what it would mean to you if you won)
AWARD: $1,000
DEADLINE: December 15, 2015   
For further information, including applications, please visit:
www.paradigmmalibu.com/annual-scholarship-anxiety-treatment-education




GENERAL MARKETING EDUCATION SCHOLARSHIP – MARKETING EDUCATION
- Any student currently enrolled in any accredited college is eligible to apply
- Must submit an essay (1,000 word minimum) and tell us about your educational goals and plans for after graduation (Tell us why you feel you deserve to win this scholarship and what it would mean to you if you won)
AWARD: $1,000
DEADLINE: December 15, 2015   
For further information, including applications, please visit:
www.sachsmarketinggroup.com/general-marketing-education-scholarship-marketing-education/

 

ANNUAL DEPRESSION TREATMENT EDUCATION SCHOLARSHIP
- Must be currently enrolled
- Applicant must be at an accredited college or university
- Must submit an essay (1,000 word minimum) and tell us about your educational goals and plans for after graduation (Tell us why you feel you deserve to win this scholarship and what it would mean to you if you won)
AWARD: $1,000
DEADLINE: December 15, 2015
For application forms and further information, please visit:
paradigmmalibu.com/annual-depression-treatment-education-scholarship/

 

FARZAD FAMILY LAW SCHOLARSHIP
- Must be currently attending college or law school
- Must submit an essay on the following  four questions:
1. Should a female victim of rape whose child was conceived through rape have the right to forever terminate the perpetrator’s parental rights in every respect? Assume for this question the perpetrator was criminally convicted of the rape.
2. Should a condition precedent of such a termination of parental rights be the criminal conviction of the alleged perpetrator for rape?
3. Should a condition precedent of such a termination of parental rights be that a non-biological parent (male or female) will also adopt the child (resulting in the child having two parents)?
4. Should the perpetrator of rape still be obligated to pay the victim child support throughout the child’s minority (which you can assume means under the age of 18) even if his parental rights are terminated?
AWARD: $3,500
DEADLINE: December 15, 2015
For application forms and further information, please visit:
farzadlaw.com/farzad-family-law-scholarship/

 

THE REEVES LAW GROUP SCHOLARSHIP
- Must be a legal US resident, and either a current  law student at an accredited U.S. law school, or  an undergraduate in their senior year who has applied or will apply to law school during 2015
- Applicant must submit 750-1,000 words essay (or PowerPoint or Prezi presentation), give us your submission on the following topic: “My dream contribution to society as a lawyer”
AWARD: $2,500
DEADLINE: December 15, 2015
For application forms and further information, please visit:
www.robertreeveslaw.com/scholarship/

 

FLOSUM SCHOLARSHIP
- Must be enrolled in an accredited 4-year university or college located in United States
- Applicant must be graduating high school seniors with a GPA of 3.5 or above are also eligible to apply for the scholarship
- Must be pursuing or intending to pursue their bachelor’s degree which can be in the fields of computer engineering, computer science or in another technical discipline such as electrical engineering, physics or mathematics with an interest in the field of computer science
AWARD: Varies
DEADLINE: December 15, 2015
For further information, including applications, please visit:
www.flosum.com/apply-flosum-scholarship/

 

1DENTAL SCHOLARSHIP
- Must be enrolled in high school (seniors only), college or graduate school
- Must be United States resident
AWARD(S): $1,000
DEADLINE: December 21, 2015
For further information including applications, please visit:
www.1dental.com/scholarship/

 

PRE-VETERINARY AND GENERAL ANIMAL HUSBANDRY EDUCATION SCHOLARSHIP
- Must be currently attending any accredited college
- Must submit a 1,000 word essay and let us know why you feel you should be awarded the scholarship.  We would like to hear about your goals for after graduation and how you intend to apply what you’ve learned in college
AWARD(S): $1,000
DEADLINE: December 31, 2015
For further information, including applications, please visit:
www.goldenmeadowsretrievers.com/pre-veterinary-and-general-animal-husbandry-education-scholarship/

 

CELEBRITYTALENTPROMOTIONS.COM ANNUAL SCHOLARSHIP
- Must be a full-time college student enrolled in a two year, four year, or graduate program
- Must be majoring in Marketing, Sports Management, Business, Journalism, Event Management or Hospitality
- Applicant must have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher
- Applicant must complete the below online application with biography, achievements and goals to pursue a career in marketing, event management or journalist after college
AWARD(S): $1,250 (2 Awards)
DEADLINE: December 31, 2015
For further information, including applications, please visit:
www.celebritytalentpromotions.com/scholarship.php

 

2016 MICHIGAN AUTO LAW CAR ACCIDENT INJURY SURVIVOR SCHOLARSHIP
- Must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident
- Applicant must be currently enrolled in an accredited college or university within the United States
- Must have sustained injuries from a car or truck accident
- Must have a cumulative GPA of 2.75 or higher
AWARD(s): $500
DEADLINE: December 31, 2015
For further information, including applications, please visit:
www.michiganautolaw.com/scholarships/car-accident/

 

GORDON & DONER SCHOLARSHIP FOR COLLEGIATE ACADEMIC SUCCESS
- Must be enrolled in a university or community college in the state of Florida
- Must have a minimum GPA of 3.2
- Must submit a letter of recommendation from a member of the local community or a faculty member that is employed at the university or college that the applicant is attending
- Must complete and include a 1,000 to 2,000 word essay on the following topic: “How do you think social media will have an impact on the future of the legal industry?”
AWARD(s): $1,500
DEADLINE: December 31, 2015
For further information, including applications, please visit
www.fortheinjured.com/fl-universities.html#top

 

HEADSETPLUS.COM ANNUAL COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
- Must be a high school senior entering college, current college students, or graduate school
- Must have maintained at least a 3.0 GPA
- Applicant must be at least 16 years of age
- Applicants must be legal residents or citizen of the United States
AWARD: $1,000
DEADLINE: December 31, 2015
For further information including applications, please visit:
headsetplus.com/newsdesk95/newsdesk_info.html

 

THE EXPERT INSTITUTE SCHOLARSHIP
- Must be actively pursuing a degree related to healthcare or the life sciences.
- Applicant must have a minimum 3.0 GPA
AWARD: $1,000
DEADLINE: December 31, 2015
For further information, including applications, please visit
www.theexpertinstitute.com/writing-contest-medical-scholarship/

 

THOMAS L. DICKSON SCHOLARSHIP
- Must be currently enrolled in an accredited college in the US or are planning to matriculate in the fall of 2016
- Must be in good academic standing if currently enrolled in college or high school
AWARD(S): $1,000
DEADLINE: May 15, 2016
For further information including applications, please visit:
www.dicksonlegal.com/scholarship

 

THEPENSTERS SCHOLARSHIP
- Must submit creative narrative essay in English (400-500 words) on the following topics:
   Who is the Penster?
   What is his/her story?
   Why does our world need heroes like him/her?
AWARD: $1,000
DEADLINE: May 31, 2016
For application forms and further information, please visit:
www.thepensters.com/win-a-scholarship

 

 


 

I HEART MY SCHOOL SCHOLARSHIP
- Must be a legal U.S resident
- Must be 18 years or older
- Applicant must be attending or will attend an accredited college or university
- Must write a brief essay (maybe 500-1000 words) about what makes your school, the campus and the surrounding neighborhoods so awesome
AWARD: $500
DEADLINE: January 31st each year (Spring Award)
For further information, including applications, please visit
www.abodo.com/scholarship

 

AACE INTERNATIONAL COMPETITIVE SCHOLARSHIPS
- Must be currently enrolled full-time students who are enrolled in a program related to cost engineering/cost management. These programs include:
*Agricultural Engineering
*Architectural Engineering
*Building Construction
*Business Administration
*Chemical Engineering
*Civil Engineering
*Industrial Engineering
*Manufacturing Engineering
*Mechanical Engineering
*Mining Engineering
*Electrical Engineering
*Quantity Surveying
- Must meet a minimum 3.0 (or equivalent GPA)
- Application must complete the application within the given time frame
- Must be enrolled fulltime in a program for the fall term  (Applicants in their final undergraduate year must have been accepted to attend a full-time graduate program in the next academic year to qualify for a scholarship)
AWARD(s) : $2,000- $8,000
DEADLINE : February 7th (Each Year)
For further information, including applications, please visit:
www.aacei.org/awards/scholarships/

 

12 KEYS ACADEMIC ESSAY SCHOLARSHIP
- Must be a U.S. resident who will be enrolling in college courses in their next semester
- Any major can apply
- Must write an essay with 500 words or less on one of the following subjects:
    How staying away from alcohol and drugs has had a positive effect on your life
    How to avoid peer pressure to drink/use drugs
    Your personal story of resilience and recovery from a drug or alcohol problem
    Why living a sober life is important to you
    Creative alternatives to having alcohol/drugs at parties
    How abstaining from alcohol/drugs relates to your field of study (get creative!)
AWARD(s): $500
DEADLINE: April 1st of each year
For application forms and further information, please visit
www.bestrehabcenter.com/the-center/scholarship

 

STEINGER, ISCOE & GREENE LAW SCHOLARSHIP FOR CHILD ADVOCATES
- Applicant must be either a current law student at an accredited law school or at an accredited undergraduate university planning to attend law school for the following academic year
- Applicants must have a minimum 2.8 GPA
- Applicants must submit an official copy of their transcript
- Please choose one of the questions provided for your essay. Essays must be between 500 and 1000 words
   1.How has being a child advocate inspired you to pursue a career in law?
   2.How has your personal childhood experiences affected your outlook on the legal system?
   3.How did you become a child advocate?
AWARD: $1,000
DEADLINE: Fall Semester- July 31st each year
For further information, including applications, please visit:
www.injurylawyers.com/child-advocate-scholarship/ 
  

 

AUGER & AUGER DISABLED SCHOLAR AWARD
- Applicants must be either a current graduating high school senior with acceptance to an accredited school or an undergraduate student at an accredited institution within the United States
- Applicants must have a minimum 2.8 GPA
- Applicants must submit an official high school transcript
Please choose one of the three topics provided for your essay. Essay must be between 500 and 1000 words.
   1.Describe a time in your life when you have overcome your disability to do something extraordinary.
   2.Describe how your college degree will contribute to your short and long term life goals.
   3.Discuss how your disability has made you unique
AWARD: $1,000
DEADLINE: Fall Semester- July 31st each year
For further information, including applications, please visit:
www.augerlaw.com/disabled-scholar-award/

 

ICING ON THE RING TRIUMPH OVER BREAST CANCER SCHOLARSHIP
- Applicant must be either currently accepted to or attending an accredited university.
- Applicants must have a minimum 2.8 GPA.
- Applicants must submit an official copy of their transcript.
- Please provide an answer to the following question between 500 and 1000 words:
     How has breast cancer challenged you to pursue your education goals?
AWARD: $1,000
DEADLINE: Fall Semester- July 31st each year
For further information, including applications, please visit:
www.icingonthering.com/triumph-over-breast-cancer-scholarship/

 

STEINGER, ISCOE & GREENE LAW SCHOLARSHIP FOR CHILD ADVOCATES
- Applicant must be either a current law student at an accredited law school or at an accredited undergraduate university planning to attend law school for the following academic year
- Applicants must have a minimum 2.8 GPA
- Applicants must submit an official copy of their transcript
- Please choose one of the questions provided for your essay. Essays must be between 500 and 1000 words
   1.How has being a child advocate inspired you to pursue a career in law?
   2.How has your personal childhood experiences affected your outlook on the legal system?
   3.How did you become a child advocate?
AWARD: $1,000
DEADLINE: Spring Semester- November 30th each year
For further information, including applications, please visit:
www.injurylawyers.com/child-advocate-scholarship/

 

ICING ON THE RING TRIUMPH OVER BREAST CANCER SCHOLARSHIP
- Applicant must be either currently accepted to or attending an accredited university.
- Applicants must have a minimum 2.8 GPA.
- Applicants must submit an official copy of their transcript.
- Please provide an answer to the following question between 500 and 1000 words:
     How has breast cancer challenged you to pursue your education goals?
AWARD: $1,000
DEADLINE: Spring Semester- November 30th each year
For further information, including applications, please visit:
www.icingonthering.com/triumph-over-breast-cancer-scholarship/

 

AUGER & AUGER DISABLED SCHOLAR AWARD
- Applicants must be either a current graduating high school senior with acceptance to an accredited school or an undergraduate student at an accredited institution within the United States
- Applicants must have a minimum 2.8 GPA
- Applicants must submit an official high school transcript
Please choose one of the three topics provided for your essay. Essay must be between 500 and 1000 words.
   1.Describe a time in your life when you have overcome your disability to do something extraordinary.
   2.Describe how your college degree will contribute to your short and long term life goals.
   3.Discuss how your disability has made you unique
AWARD: $1,000
DEADLINE: Spring Semester- November 30th each year
For further information, including applications, please visit:
www.augerlaw.com/disabled-scholar-award/

 

I HEART MY SCHOOL SCHOLARSHIP
- Must be a legal U.S resident
- Must be 18 years or older
- Applicant must be attending or will attend an accredited college or university
- Must write a brief essay (maybe 500-1000 words) about what makes your school, the campus and the surrounding neighborhoods so awesome
AWARD: $500
DEADLINE: September 1 (Fall Award) each year
For further information, including applications, please visit
www.abodo.com/scholarship

 

JACK KENT COOKE FOUNDATION COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
- Must plan to graduate from a US high school in spring 2015
- Applicant must  plan to enroll in an accredited four-year college beginning in fall 2015
- Must have a cumulative unweighted GPA of 3.5 or above
- Must receive standardized test scores in the top 15%: SAT combined critical reading and math score of 1200 or above and/or ACT composite score of 26 or above
- Applicant must demonstrate significant unmet financial need. We will consider applicants with family income up to $95,000. However, we anticipate that a majority of scholarship recipients will be eligible to receive a Pell grant
AWARD: Up to $40,000
DEADLINE: September of each year – November of each year
For further information, including applications, please visit
www.jkcf.org/scholarship-programs/college-scholarship/

 

12 KEYS ACADEMIC ESSAY SCHOLARSHIP
- Must be a U.S. resident who will be enrolling in college courses in their next semester
- Any major can apply
- Must write an essay with 500 words or less on one of the following subjects:
    How staying away from alcohol and drugs has had a positive effect on your life
    How to avoid peer pressure to drink/use drugs
    Your personal story of resilience and recovery from a drug or alcohol problem
    Why living a sober life is important to you
    Creative alternatives to having alcohol/drugs at parties
    How abstaining from alcohol/drugs relates to your field of study (get creative!)
AWARD(s): $500
DEADLINE: October 1st
For application forms and further information, please visit
www.bestrehabcenter.com/the-center/scholarship

 

AACE INTERNATIONAL COMPETITIVE SCHOLARSHIPS
- Must be currently enrolled full-time students who are enrolled in a program related to cost engineering/cost management. These programs include:
*Agricultural Engineering
*Architectural Engineering
*Building Construction
*Business Administration
*Chemical Engineering
*Civil Engineering
*Industrial Engineering
*Manufacturing Engineering
*Mechanical Engineering
*Mining Engineering
*Electrical Engineering
*Quantity Surveying
- Must meet a minimum 3.0 (or equivalent GPA)
- Application must complete the application within the given time frame
- Must be enrolled fulltime in a program for the fall term  (Applicants in their final undergraduate year must have been accepted to attend a full-time graduate program in the next academic year to qualify for a scholarship)
AWARD(s) : $2,000- $8,000
DEADLINE : December 7th (Each Year)
For further information, including applications, please visit:
www.aacei.org/awards/scholarships/

 

JACK KENT COOKE FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP UNDERGRADUATE TRANSFER SCHOLARSHIP
- Must be a current student at an accredited U.S. community college or two-year institution with sophomore status by December 31, 2014, or a recent graduate (since spring 2010)
- Must plan to enroll full time in a baccalaureate program at an accredited college or university in fall 2015
- Applicant must have a cumulative undergraduate grade point average of 3.5 or better on a scale of 4.0 (or the equivalent)
- Applicant must demonstrate significant unmet financial need. We will consider applicants with family income up to $95,000. However, we anticipate that a majority of scholarship recipients will be eligible to receive a Pell grant.
- Must have not previously been nominated for the Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship
- Applicant must not have not previously attended a four-year institution
AWARD: Up to $40,000 a year
DEADLINE: October- December
For further information, including applications, please visit:
www.jkcf.org/scholarship-programs/undergraduate-transfer/

 

LEARNING ENVIRONMENT AND ACADEMIC RESEARCH NETWORK SCHOLARSHIP
-Must majoring in science, math, technology or engineering
-Must be planning to live on campus
AWARD(s): $500
DEADLINE: Varies
For application and further information, please visit:
www.our.ucf.edu/LEARN


LA TUTORS SCHOLARSHIP
- Must currently be enrolled as a high school or college/university student within the United States.
- Applicant must have a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0 (or the equivalent).
- Must be an American citizen, permanent resident, or hold a valid student visa.
- Must have designed an innovative project that makes a difference in the lives of others (This could be a website, series of blogs, an app, fundraising event, etc.) -Applicant must submit an essay describing the goal of the particular project and provide supporting documentation.
- The essay, idea, or creation must be the applicant’s original work.
AWARD : $500
DEADLINE : 20th of Each Month (11:59 PST)
For further information, including applications, please visit
http://www.latutors123.com/scholarship

 

SEO OPTIMIZERS SCHOLARSHIP
- Must currently be enrolled as a high school or college/university student within the United States
- Must have a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0 (or the equivalent).
- Must be an American citizen, permanent resident, or hold a valid student visa.
- Must have designed an innovative project that makes a difference in the lives of others (This could be a website, series of blogs, an app, fundraising event, etc.)
- Must submit an essay describing the goal of the particular project and provide supporting documentation
AWARD(S): $500
DEADLINE: Each Month (No later than 11:59 PST By 20th of each month)
For further information including applications, please visit:
seooptimizers.com/scholarship/

 

UNIVERSITY TUTOR SCHOLARSHIP
- Must be at least 16 years of age or older
- Must submit a 300 word essay responding to that month’s essay prompt.
AWARD(s): $1,000
DEADLINE: Last day of each month
For further information including applications, please visit:
www.universitytutor.com/scholarship-contest


SUSSLE SCHOLARSHIP
- Must be a Full-time undergraduate or graduate students at an accredited college or university in the United States
- Applicant must be a US citizen or legal permanent resident
- Applicant must not be a Sussle Scholarship winner in the previous month
AWARD: $1,000
DEADLINE(S): : Last day of each month
For application forms and further information, please visit:
www.sussle.org/scholarship

 

$1,000 COLLEGE SURVEY SCHOLARSHIP
- Must be a current college undergraduate or graduate students, and college undergraduate or graduate alumni who graduated within the last four years
- Must take a survey on an existing college listed on niche.com
AWARD(s): $1,000
DEADLINE: Last day of each month
For further information, including applications, please visit
colleges.niche.com/survey

 

$1000 EVERY MONTH SCHOLARSHIP
- Open to United States and international students and alumni
- Must be 18 years or older
- Must have been accepted to a post-secondary program or college (New York residents are not eligible to participate)
AWARD: $1,000
DEADLINE: Monthly
For further information, including applications, please visit:
gotchosen.com/#/scholarships

 

SALLIEMAE.COLLEGE ANSWER SCHOLARSHIP
- Open to students, parents, guidance counselors, and financial aid officers
AWRDS(S): $1,000
DEADLINE: End of each month
For application forms and further information, please visit:
www.collegeanswer.com/registration/Registration.aspx?mode=scholar

 

VARSITY TUTORS SCHOLARSHIP
- Must be a current high school student planning to pursue a degree at an accredited U.S. post-secondary institution or current college student in the U.S
- Must write an essay
- Applicant must promote entry through social media
AWARD(S): $1,000
DEADLINE: End of each month
For further information, including applications, please visit:
www.varsitytutors.com/college-scholarship

 

LA TUTORS INNOVATION IN EDUCATION SCHOLARSHIP
- Must currently be enrolled as a high school or college/university student within the United States
- Must have a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0 (or the equivalent)
- Must be an American citizen, permanent resident, or hold a valid student visa
- Must have designed an innovative project that makes a difference in the lives of others (This could be a website, series of blogs, an app, fundraising event, etc.)
- Must submit an essay describing the goal of the particular project and provide supporting documentation
AWARD(s): 500
DEADLINE: Last day of each month
For further information, including applications, please visit
www.latutors123.com/scholarship

 

GRADUATE PROGRAMS FOUNDATION
- Must be a current graduate student, OR have completed graduate school within the last 5 years
- Must enter some basic information. Then proceed to “Leave a Rating & Review” about your graduate school experience using our simple star system
AWARD: $1,000/quarterly
DEADLINE: Quarterly
For application forms and further information, please visit:
www.graduateprograms.com/scholarships

 

DR PEPPER MILLION DOLLAR TUITION GIVEAWAY
- Must be at least 18 years of age
- Applicant must submit a one-minute video explaining how they would make an impact in their life, their community, or the world if they won free tuition from Dr Pepper
AWARD(S): $2,500
For application, deadlines and further information, please visit:
www.drpeppertuition.com

 

HEALTH EDUCATION SCHOLARSHIPS
- Must be a U.S. citizen with a baccalaureate degree from an accredited school
- Applicant must be enrolled in (or have a letter or acceptance from) an accredited graduate program in the U.S. or Puerto Rico (varies by specialty)
- Must maintain full-time student status during the length of the program
- Applicant must qualify as a commissioned officer
AWARD: More than $2,500
DEADLINE: Varies
For application forms and further information, please visit:
www.goarmy.com/amedd/education/hpsp.html

 

SIXT RENT A CAR SCHOLARSHIP 2014/2015
- Must have minimum 3.5 GPA on 4.0 Scale
- Must be a graduating high school senior in the U.S.
- Must plan to enroll full-time at a 2 or 4 year university  
AWARD(s): $5,000
DEADLINE: Varies (First 500 applicants will be accepted)
For further information including applications, please visit:
www.sixt.com/actions/sixt-scholars

 

LEAVE NO VETERAN BEHIND EDUCATIONAL ASSISTANCE
- Must be a veteran of the US Military as defined by anyone who:
- Has engaged in the active duty, reserve, or national guard in the United States Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines, or Coast Guard;
    * and served a minimum of two years on active duty status
    * or served a minimum of eight years in the reserves or national guard
    * or have been deployed to a combat zone for more than 30 consecutive days
    * and was released under a condition of other than dishonorable
    * or have a service connected disability that prevented the fulfillment of aforementioned time limits
Note: Any discharge that is other than honorable will be reviewed and accepted based upon the circumstances of each case.
- Must have completed some form of higher education which can include technical, associates, bachelors, masters, or doctorate degrees or must have a  100% service connected disability rating from the VA that inhibits the completion of a degree
- Must have loans from a lending institution that were used specifically to pay for education costs
- Must provide a personal letter on how educational debt has created personal or family hardship.
- Must agree to 100 hours of community service
AWARD(s): Varies
For further information, including applications and deadlines, please visit:
leavenoveteranbehind.org/

 

DIVERSITY ENHANCEMENT SCHOLARSHIP FOR TRANSFERS
(Formerly known as MINORITY COMMUNITY COLLEGE TRANSFER SCHOLARSHIP)

- Must be preparing to transfer from a Florida public community college
- Awards may be based solely on merit; based on financial need with an acceptable GPA; or based on a combination of need and merit
AWARD: $1,600 ($800 Fall and $800 Spring)
DEADLINE: Students may apply each Spring if they completed the A.A. or A.S. the previous December, that May, or expect it that August
For application, deadlines, and further information, please contact:
eeo.ucf.edu  or
EQUAL OPPORTUNITY & AFFIRMATIVE ACTION OFFICE at (407) UCF-1EEO

 

FELLOWS MEMORIAL FUND (This is a loan)
- Applicant must majoring in one of the following:
   Medicine,
   Physician’s Assistant,
   Registered Nursing (RN) – A.S. degree
   Registered Nursing (RN) – B.S.N. (junior and senior year only),
   Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN),
   Nurse Anesthesiologist,
   Nurse Practitioner,
   Medical or Surgical Technology,
   Radiological Technology,
   Emergency Medical Technician (EMT),
   Physical Therapy  or
   Occupational Therapy
- Must be a U.S. citizen
- Must be a bona fide resident of Escambia, Santa Rosa, Okaloosa, or Walton County, Florida
- Must be of good moral character and qualified scholastically and intellectually for the education desired
- Recipient must have been accepted by, or be successfully pursuing training at, an accredited school in the appropriate field of study
AWARD(S): Varies
For further information, including applications and deadlines, please visit:
www.fellowsfund.org


UNITED STATES ARMY HEALTH PROFESSIONS SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAMGet Application .PDF now- Be a citizen of the United States.
- Be enrolled in or have a letter of acceptance to an accredited graduate program in the United States or Puerto Rico.
- Meet eligibility criteria for appointment as a commissioned officer in the U.S. Army Reserve.
-Maintain full-time student status during the entire length of the program.
AWARD:  100% tuition is paid,
a generous monthly stipend of over $1907.00, & a $20, 000 Sign-on Bonus
For application, deadlines, and further information, please contact:
SFC  WILLIAM L. KING
U.S. Army Medical Department    
3101 Maguire Blvd, Ste. 166A Orlando, Florida 32803
(OFFICE) (407)896-0780 (CELL) 877.844.7546

Or visit our web site at www.goarmy.com

 

NAVY Health Professions Scholarship Program
- Must be accepted or enrolled either in an AMA or AOA school of medicine, an ADA school of dentistry or an accredited Optometry school or a course leading to a Masters Degree as a Physician Assistant
- Must be a U. S. citizen
- Must be physically qualified for commission as a Navy officer
AWARD: 100% Tuition, books and fees paid.  $20,000 sign on bonus. Monthly Stipend: $2088
CONTACT:
     LT Eric Robinson
     US Navy Officer Recruiter
     NOSC Orlando
     C:  407-301-2960
     WK: 407-856-6100 x1407
     Fax:407-816-2781
For further information, including applications and deadlines, please visit:
www.navy.com/healthcareopportunities/medicalcorps

 

SHIRLOCK FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP
- Must be a college student diagnosed with leukemia
- Applicant must provide a summary of cancer treatment, including: date of diagnosis, type of leukemia, place of treatment, and status of treatment
- Must provide a letter of recommendation from one of your professors, doctors, nurses, or social workers
AWARD(s): Varies
DEADLINE: Varies
For application forms and further information, please visit:
www.shirlock.org/

 

Marine Gunnery Sergeant John David Fry Scholarship
Children of an active duty member of the Armed Forces who has died in the line of duty on or after September 11, 2001, are eligible for this benefit. A child may be married or over 23 and still be eligible.
Eligible children:
  • are entitled to 36 months of benefits at the 100% level
  • have 15 years to use the benefit beginning on his/her 18th birthday
  • may use the benefit until his or her 33rd birthday
  • cannot use benefit before age 18, even if he or she has completed high school
  • are not eligible for the Yellow Ribbon Program
AWARD(s): Varies
DEADLINE:Varies, please see Web site for details
For application forms and further information, please visit:
www.gibill.va.gov/

 

HISPANIC SCHOLARSHIP FUND
- Must be of Hispanic heritage (most programs)
- Have a minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA on a 4.0 scale (or the equivalent)
- Must be a U.S. citizen or legal permanent resident with a valid permanent resident card or passport stamped I-551
- Must be pursuing or plan to pursue your first undergraduate or graduate degree
- Must apply for federal financial aid using the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) www.fafsa.ed.gov
- Applicant must plan to enroll full-time as an undergraduate or graduate student in a degree seeking program at a U.S. accredited institution in the U.S., Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands, or Guam in the upcoming academic year
AWARDS: Range from $1,000 to $5,000
DEADLINE: Varies, please see Web site for details
For application forms and further information, please visit www.hsf.net

 

The Navy Postdoctoral Fellowship Programs
This program is open to US citizens and legal permanent residents and offers a competitive stipend as well as insurance, relocation, and travel allowances.  Locations include Navy Research Lab (NRL) and Naval Surface Warfare Center/ Indian Head.  This program offers one to three year postdoctoral fellowships designed to increase the involvement of scientists and engineers from academia and industry to scientific and technical areas of interest and relevance to the Navy. 
This program has a rolling admission

Go to www.asee.org/nrl/ for more information.

 

GATES MILLENNIUM SCHOLARS
- Must be an African American, American Indian/Alaska Native, Asian Pacific Islander American or Hispanic American.
- Must be a citizen, legal permanent resident or national of the United States.
- Must have attained a GPA (Grade Point Average) of 3.3 on a 4.0 scale (unweighted).
- Must be entering a U.S. accredited college or university as a full time, degree seeking freshman in the Fall semester of your freshman year.
- Must demonstrate leadership abilities through participation in community service, extracurricular or other activities.
- Must be eligible for the Federal Pell Grant (eligibility for the Pell Grant is determined by submitting a completed FAFSA; Free Application for Federal Student Aid).

To Apply: There are three components to the scholarship nomination process: (1) A Nominee Personal Information Form to be completed by the student; (2) A Nominator form to be completed by a principal, teacher, guidance counselor or other professional educator, and (3) A Recommender form to be completed by an adult, other than a relative, who is familiar with the Nominee’s community service and leadership activities.
AWARD: Variable
DEADLINE: Varies, please see Web site for more details.

For application forms and further information, please visit
www.gmsp.org

 

The United Negro College Fund
- Students must have a minimum grade point average (GPA) of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale
- Students must have unmet need as verified by the university financial aid office.
- Students must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FASFA).
AWARD:
Varies
DEADLINE:
Varies, please see Web site for details.
For further information, including applications, please visit
scholarships.uncf.org

 

THE SALLIE MAE FUND SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAMS
- General Scholarships: Tell us about yourself and we’ll give you a list of
scholarships for which you might be eligible from a database of 3 million awards
worth more than $16 billion.
- “Latino College Dollars” Scholarships: Search among more than 300 awards
for Hispanic students, including those who are not U.S. citizens.
- “Black College Dollars” Scholarships: Access information for more than
300 awards especially for African-American students.
AWARD: Varies
DEADLINE: Varies
For further information, including application materials, please visit
www.thesalliemaefund.org/

 

AFTERCOLLEGE/AACN SCHOLARSHIP FUND
- Must be seeking a baccalaureate, master’s or doctoral degree in nursing
- Special consideration will be given to students in a graduate program with the goal of becoming a nurse educator; students completing an RN-to-BSN or RN-to-MSN program; and those enrolled in an accelerated program
AWARD(s): $2,500
DEADLINE: March 31st each year
For further information including applications, please visit:
aftercollege.com/content/article/aftercollege_aacn_scholarship/?source=ur-finaidQ413

 

Business Scholarship for College Students
- Must be an undergraduate students who are interested in pursuing bachelor level degrees related to business management, information systems management, marketing, finance, accounting, human resource management, and entrepreneurship.
- Must be full-time students during the academic year the scholarship is received.
AWARD: $1,000 Annual Scholarship
DEADLINE: April 1st of each year.
For further information, including applications, please visit
degreedirectory.org/pages/business_scholarship.html

 

Computer Science and Computer Engineering Academic Award
- Applicants should be pursuing a degree in a Computer Science/Computer Engineering related program including:
   Computer Science (Associate Degree Level or Higher)
   Computer Engineering (Associate Degree Level or Higher)
   Computer Information Systems (Associate Degree Level or Higher)
   Software Engineering (Associate Degree Level or Higher)
   Information Technology Management (Associate Degree Level or Higher)
   Networking Technology (Associate Degree Level or Higher)
   Database Management (Associate Degree Level or Higher)
   Computer Programming (Associate Degree Level or Higher)

- Must be a U.S. Citizen or Permanent U.S. Resident
- Must be enrolled (or accepted) in an accredited college or university and planning on continuing the next year
- Must have a minimum of 30 semester or 45 quarter hours still to be completed
AWARD: $1,000
DEADLINE: April 1st of each year
For application forms and further information, please visit:
education-portal.com/pages/Computer_Science_Academic_Scholarship.html

 

Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Degrees - Undergraduate Academic Award
-Applicants should be pursuing a degree within a related Criminal Justice or Law Enforcement program emphasis, such as one of the following:
   Associate of Criminal Justice Degree Programs
   Associate of Law Enforcement Degree Programs
   Associate of Computer Forensics Degree Programs
   Bachelor of Criminal Justice Degree Programs
   Bachelor of Corrections Degree Programs
   Bachelor of Forensic Psychology Degree Programs

- Must be a U.S. Citizen or Permanent U.S. Resident
- Must be enrolled (or accepted) in an accredited college or university and planning on continuing the next year.
- Graduating high school seniors who meet the above mentioned criteria may apply.
- Must have a minimum of 30 semester or 45 quarter hours still to be completed.
- Must consent to provide a digital photograph of self and quote for display on Education-Portal.com if notified as the award winner by the selection committee.
AWARD: $500
DEADLINE: April 1st of each year
For application forms and further information, please visit:
education-portal.com/pages/Criminal_Justice_and_Law_Enforcement_Degrees_-_Undergraduate_Academic_Award.html


Liberal Arts and General Studies Degrees - Undergraduate Academic Award
- Applicants should be pursuing any degree within a related Liberal Arts or General Studies program emphasis, such as one of the following:
   Associate of General Studies Degree Programs
   Associate of Liberal Arts Degree Programs
   Bachelor of Humanity Studies Degree Programs
   Bachelor of General Studies Degree Programs
   Bachelor of Liberal Arts Degree Programs

- Must be a U.S. Citizen or Permanent U.S. Resident
- Must be enrolled (or accepted) in an accredited college or university and planning on continuing the next year.
- Graduating high school seniors who meet the above mentioned criteria may apply.
- Must have a minimum of 30 semester or 45 quarter hours still to be completed.
- Must consent to provide a digital photograph of self and quote for display on Education-Portal.com if notified as the award winner by the selection committee.
AWARD: $500
DEADLINE: April 1st of each year
For application forms and further information, please visit:
education-portal.com/pages/Liberal_Arts_and_General_Studies_Degrees_-_Undergraduate_Academic_Award.html


Architecture and Drafting Degrees - Undergraduate Academic Award
- Applicants should be pursuing any degree within a related Architecture or Drafting program emphasis, such as one of the following:
   Associate of CAD and Architectural Drafting Degree Programs
   Associate of Architectural Engineering Technology Degree Programs
   Bachelor of Architecture Degree Programs
   Bachelor of CAD Drafting and Computer Design Degree Programs
   Bachelor of Architectural Engineering Technology Degree Programs

- Must be a U.S. Citizen or Permanent U.S. Resident
- Must be enrolled (or accepted) in an accredited college or university and planning on continuing the next year.
- Graduating high school seniors who meet the above mentioned criteria may apply.
- Must have a minimum of 30 semester or 45 quarter hours still to be completed.
- Must consent to provide a digital photograph of self and quote for display on Education-Portal.com if notified as the award winner by the selection committee.
AWARD: $500
DEADLINE: April 1st of each year
For application forms and further information, please visit:
education-portal.com/pages/Architecture_and_Drafting_Degrees_-_Undergraduate_Academic_Award.html


Undergraduate Distance Learning Degrees - Academic Award
- Applicants must be pursuing their degree through a distance learning program. All degree specializations will be considered, including but not limited to:
   Online Associate of General Studies Degree Programs
   Online Associate of Electrical Engineering Technology Degree Programs
   Online Associate of Health Information Technology Degree Programs
   Online Associate of Accounting Degree Programs
   Online Associate of Early Childhood Education Degree Programs
   Online Bachelor of Nursing Degree Programs
   Online Bachelor of Business Management Degree Programs
   Online Bachelor of Public Administration Degree Programs
   Online Bachelor of Visual Communications Degree Programs
   Online Bachelor of Organizational Psychology Degree Programs

- Must be a U.S. Citizen or Permanent U.S. Resident
- Must be enrolled (or accepted) in an accredited college or university and planning on continuing the next year.
- Graduating high school seniors who meet the above mentioned criteria may apply.
- Must have a minimum of 30 semester or 45 quarter hours still to be completed.
- Must consent to provide a digital photograph of self and quote for display on Education-Portal.com if notified as the award winner by the selection committee.
AWARD: $500
DEADLINE: April 1st of each year
For application forms and further information, please visit:
education-portal.com/pages/Undergraduate_Distance_Learning_Degrees_-_Academic_Award.html

 

NURSING PROGRAM SCHOLARSHIP 
- Must be currently enrolled or enrolling in the next 6 months in an undergraduate or certificate level nursing education program 
- Students participating in transitional programs such as RN to BSN or LPN to BSN qualify for this scholarship
- Students enrolling or enrolled in nursing programs offered by online schools qualify also (Master’s and Doctorate level students do not qualify for this scholarship)
-The purpose of this scholarship award is to help nursing students to pay for the costs of education, based on merit
- Please answer the following question using between 500-800 words: “Nursing job openings are becoming increasingly competitive. Imagine yourself in a group interview situation with nine other newly licensed nurses all competing for the same position. Describe how you would present yourself to the potential employer and convince them to hire you rather than the other applicants.”
AWARD(s): $1,000
DEADLINE: April 30th each year
For further information including applications, please visit:
www.nurseslink.org/nursing-program-scholarship/

 

College Student Scholarship
- Must have a minimum 3.0 GPA
- Applicant must be non-nursing major
- Please answer the following question using between 500-800 words: “Please describe your passion to succeed in life and how education will help you achieve your goals. Please give several detailed examples.”
AWARD(s): $500
DEADLINE: April 30th each year
For further information including applications, please visit:
www.nurseslink.org/college-student-scholarship/

 

ASHRAE UNDERGRADUATE ENGINEERING SCHOLARSHIPS
- Must be a full-time undergraduate engineering or pre-engineering students pursuing a Bachelor of Science or Engineering degree in a course of study that traditionally has been a preparatory curriculum for the HVAC&R profession
- Must have a cumulative Grade Point Average (GPA) of at least 3.0 on a scale where 4.0 is the highest and/or a class standing of no less than the top 30%
- Must be enrolled in a program at a post-secondary educational institution that meets at least one of the following criteria:
        >>The institution hosts a recognized ASHRAE Student Branch 
        >>The program is accredited by the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET) www.abet.org in the USA
       >>The program is accredited by an agency outside the USA that is part of the Washington Accord www.washingtonaccord.org/Washington-Accord/Accredited.cfm or has a signed Memorandum of Understanding with ABET www.abet.org/memoranda-of-understanding
AWARD(S): Up to $10,000
DEADLINE: December 1st of each year
For further information, including applications, please visit:
www.ashrae.org/membership--conferences/student-zone/scholarships-and-grants/undergraduate-engineering-scholarships

 

ASHRAE ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGY SCHOLARSHIPS 
- Applicants must have a cumulative Grade Point Average of at least a 3.0 on a scale where 4.0 is the highest and/or a class standing of no less than the top 30% (evidenced by an official transcript of grades or statement from a school administrator) 
- Must be an undergraduate Engineering Technology student enrolled full-time in a post-secondary educational institution and pursuing a bachelor or an associate degree in a course of study, which has traditionally been a preparatory curriculum for the HVAC&R profession, provided one of the following criteria is met: 
        >> The institution hosts a recognized ASHRAE student branch (www.ashrae.org/membership--conferences/student-zone/student-branches
        >> The program is accredited by the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET) www.abet.org, the Partnership for Air Conditioning, Heating, Refrigeration Accreditation (PAHRA)  www.pahrahvacr.org, or a signatory agency of the Sydney Accord www.washingtonaccord.org/sydney/sydneylinkages.cfm
AWARD(S):  Up to $5,000 
DEADLINE: May 1st of each year
For further information, including applications, please visit:
www.ashrae.org/membership--conferences/student-zone/scholarships-and-grants/high-school-senior-scholarships

 

ASHRAE HIGH SCHOOL SCHOLARSHIPS 
- Must be a college freshmen enrolled full-time in an undergraduate pre-engineering, engineering or engineering technology program leading to a bachelor degree in a course of study that traditionally has been a preparatory curriculum for the HVAC&R profession
- Applicants must be high school seniors who have been accepted into a pre-engineering, engineering, or engineering technology program at a post-secondary educational institution that meets at least one of the following criteria:
        >>The institution hosts a recognized ASHRAE Student Branch
        >>The program is accredited by the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET) or the Partnership for Air-Conditioning, Heating, Refrigeration Accreditation (PAHRA) in the USA
        >>The program is accredited by an equivalent agency outside the USA that is part of The Washington or Sydney Accord or has a signed Memorandum of Understanding with ABET.
AWARD(S): Varies 
DEADLINE: May 1st of each year
For further information, including applications, please visit:
www.ashrae.org/membership--conferences/student-zone/scholarships-and-grants/high-school-senior-scholarships

 

AFTERCOLLEGE/AACN SCHOLARSHIP FUND
- Must be seeking a baccalaureate, master’s or doctoral degree in nursing
- Special consideration will be given to students in a graduate program with the goal of becoming a nurse educator; students completing an RN-to-BSN or RN-to-MSN program; and those enrolled in an accelerated program
AWARD(s): $2,500
DEADLINE: June 30th each year
For further information including applications, please visit:
aftercollege.com/content/article/aftercollege_aacn_scholarship/?source=ur-finaidQ413

 

AFTERCOLLEGE/AACN SCHOLARSHIP FUND
- Must be seeking a baccalaureate, master’s or doctoral degree in nursing
- Special consideration will be given to students in a graduate program with the goal of becoming a nurse educator; students completing an RN-to-BSN or RN-to-MSN program; and those enrolled in an accelerated program
AWARD(s): $2,500
DEADLINE: September 30th each year
For further information including applications, please visit:
aftercollege.com/content/article/aftercollege_aacn_scholarship/?source=ur-finaidQ413

 

MARKETING EDGE SCHOLARSHIP
- Must reside in the U.S. as a U.S. citizen or permanent resident
- Applicant must be currently be enrolled in an accredited 4-year institution
- Must have a minimum GPA of 3.0 (on a 4.0 scale)
- Applicant must show a commitment to pursuing a career in marketing (i.e., applicants should have taken two or more courses focused on: direct marketing, interactive marketing, email marketing,  electronic marketing, mobile marketing, social marketing, business to business marketing, not-for-profit marketing, database marketing, customer relationship management or integrated marketing communications)
- Students with internships focused in these areas will also be considered
AWARD(s): $1,000- $5,000
DEADLINE: October 31st each year
For further information including applications, please visit:
www.marketingedge.org/marketing-programs/student-marketing-scholarships/scholarship-requirements

 

NURSING PROGRAM SCHOLARSHIP        
- Must be currently enrolled or enrolling in the next 6 months in an undergraduate or certificate level nursing education program  
- Students participating in transitional programs such as RN to BSN or LPN to BSN qualify for this scholarship
- Students enrolling or enrolled in nursing programs offered by online schools qualify also (Master’s and Doctorate level students do not qualify for this scholarship) 
- The purpose of this scholarship award is to help nursing students to pay for the costs of education, based on merit
- Please answer the following question using between 500-800 words: “Nursing job openings are becoming increasingly competitive. Imagine yourself in a group interview situation with nine other newly licensed nurses all competing for the same position. Describe how you would present yourself to the potential employer and convince them to hire you rather than the other applicants.”
AWARD(s): $1,000
DEADLINE: October 31st each year
For further information including applications, please visit:
www.nurseslink.org/nursing-program-scholarship/

 

College Student Scholarship
- Must have a minimum 3.0 GPA
- Applicant must be non-nursing major
- Please answer the following question using between 500-800 words: “Please describe your passion to succeed in life and how education will help you achieve your goals. Please give several detailed examples.”
AWARD(s): $500
DEADLINE: October 31st each year
For further information including applications, please visit:
www.nurseslink.org/college-student-scholarship/

 

ARTISTIC EXCELLENCE IN PRINT DESIGN & MARKETING SCHOLARSHIP
- Must be current undergraduate or graduate majoring in Graphic Arts & Design or a related field
- Applicant must be currently enrolled with an accredited U.S. university, college or institution of higher learning
- Must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0
AWARD(s): $1,000
DEADLINE: November 30 annually          
For application forms and further information, please visit:
www.printaholic.com/scholarship/

 

GIVA STUDENT SCHOLARSHIP
- Any student can apply
- Must be currently attending a college or university
- Applicant must either be full-time or part-time student
- Must submit an essay between 500-1000 words on the following topic: How will you use your talents and education to make the world a better place for future generations? What are your career and personal goals and why?
AWRDS(s): $1,000
DEADLINE: December 1st each year
For further information, including applications, please visit:
http://www.givainc.com/scholarships/

 

AFTERCOLLEGE/AACN SCHOLARSHIP FUND
- Must be seeking a baccalaureate, master’s or doctoral degree in nursing
- Special consideration will be given to students in a graduate program with the goal of becoming a nurse educator; students completing an RN-to-BSN or RN-to-MSN program; and those enrolled in an accelerated program
AWARD(s): $2,500
DEADLINE: December 31st each year
For further information including applications, please visit:
aftercollege.com/content/article/aftercollege_aacn_scholarship/?source=ur-finaidQ413



NATIONAL SOCIETY OF COLLEGIATE SCHOLARS
For information visit: http://www.nscs.org/

SEMINOLE AND MICCOSUKEE INDIAN SCHOLARSHIP
-Must be a member of  the Seminole Indian Tribe of Florida or the Miccosukee Indian Tribe of Florida
-Must demonstrate financial need, as determined by the Free Application for Federal Student Aid
For an application or more information contact:

Seminole Tribe of Florida 
Higher Education Coordinator
6300 Stirling Road       
Hollywood, FL 33024
954-966-6300      
Miccosukee Indian Tribe of Florida
Higher Education Coordinator
P.O. Box 440021
Tamiami Station
Miami, FL 33144
305-223-8380

 

 

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