University Tutors Scholarship Award Amount: $1,000 Deadline: Offered Monthly
University Tutors holds a monthly $1,000 college scholarship contest where students write an essay in response to a monthly prompt. Each essay must be at least 300 words and in response to the essay prompt made available at www.universitytutor.com. All essay submissions must be submitted through the website by 11:59 P.M. CST by the last day of the Contest Period. Only those essay submissions submitted through the Website will accepted and judged under the Contest. No mailed-in essays will be accepted or considered under this Contest. Essay submissions must not be of obscene, offensive, or explicit nature. Students can apply today at www.universitytutor.com/scholarship-contest.
Varsity Tutors Scholarship Monthly Contest Award Amount: $1000 Deadline: Offered Monthly Varsity Tutors holds a monthly $1,000 college scholarship contest where students write an essay in response to a monthly prompt. Visitors to the Varsity Tutors scholarship webpage are able to vote via social media for submitted entries. The top five entries with the most votes are reviewed by Varsity Tutors at the end of the month and one winner is subsequently chosen to receive the $1,000 college scholarship. Interested students can enter the contest here: http://www.varsitytutors.com/college-scholarship
BigSun Scholarship Amount of Award: $500 Deadline: June 19, 2019
The BigSun Organization is proud to be able to continue to help young athletes succeed in their academic pursuits. All student athletes are eligible for this award, regardless of which sport they are participating in. Their participation may be in any capacity, whether as a player, coach or official.
The successful applicant will be a high school senior or be attending a post secondary institute and currently involved in some sport at that institution or in the community.Please visit our website at http://www.bigsunathletics.com to learn how to apply.
Engineering Scholarship Competition at Mercer University Award Amount: Undisclosed Deadline: November 2018
The Mercer University School of Engineering invites seniors to apply for their annual Scholarship Challenge at our Macon, Georgia campus in November 2018. Valuable scholarships will be awarded this fall to high school seniors who are interested in Mercer’s engineering, industrial management and technical communications program. More information about the scholarship competition is available at http://engineering.mercer.edu/scholarship.
Students with questions may contact the event coordinator, Dr. Scott Schultz at (478) 301-2840 or via email to Schultz_sr@mercer.edu.
Foundation Fellowship and Bernard Ramsey Honors Scholarship @ UGA Award Amount: Varies Deadline: November 1, 2018
The Foundation Fellowship The Fellowship provides an annual stipend of $12,000 for Georgia residents (in addition to the Zell Miller Scholarship, valued at $9,552 per year). Additionally, Fellows receive individual travel-study grants ($9,000), spring group travel-study (one domestic and two international trips, valued at $9,900), research and academic conference grants ($1,750), and a post-first-year study abroad program at Oxford University (valued at $8,500).
Submit an online short written response (250 words or less) for the question: "Imagine that your high school/college has been overrun with Zombies. Your math professor, the cafeteria ladies and even your best friend have all joined the walking dead. Use your brain to flesh out a plan to avoid the Zombies, including where you would hide and the top 5 things you would bring with you to stay alive." The Zombie Apocalypse Scholarship winner will be notified by email or phone on or around January 31, 2017.
Coca-Cola Scholars Program Scholarship Award Amount: $20,000 Deadline: October 31, 2018 (application available August 1) THE COCA-COLA SCHOLARS PROGRAM SCHOLARSHIP is an achievement-based scholarship awarded to graduating high school seniorseach year. Students are recognized for their capacity to lead and serve, and their commitment to making a significant impact on their schools and communities. With the 26th class in 2014, the Foundation has provided over 5,400 Coca-Cola Scholars with more than $54 million in educational support. 150 Coca-Cola Scholars are selected each year to receive this $20,000 scholarship. Since 1989, the Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation has helped dreams come true for more than 5,000 outstanding students. In high school, these students began their journey of academic excellence, positive leadership and dedication to service. They are continuing throughout their careers to serve others and realize their full potential to change the world and create an enduring legacy. More information available at http://www.coca-colascholarsfoundation.org/applicants/#programs
Dreamers Scholarship Application Award Amount: Full Four Year Scholarship Application deadline: October 2018
Golden Door Scholars, in collaboration with colleges and universities, is offering full, four-year scholarships to high-performing undocumented students. The application deadline is 10/25/18. Learn more and apply now at www.goldendoorscholars.org.
Horatio Alger State Scholarship Award Value: $25,000 Number of Scholarships – 106 Deadline: October 25, 2017
The National Scholarship Program is awarded to eligible students in all fifty states, the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico. National Scholars receive an all-expenses paid trip to Washington, D.C., during the spring of their senior year to participate in the National Scholars Conference. To be eligible to apply for a Horatio Alger State Scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria:
Be enrolled full time as a high school senior in the United States; be progressing normally toward graduation in spring/summer of 2017 with plans to enter a college in the United States no later than the fall following graduation
Exhibit a strong commitment to pursue and complete a bachelor’s degree at an accredited non-profit public or private institution in the United States (students may start their studies at a two-year institution and then transfer to a four-year institution)
Demonstrate critical financial need ($55,000 or lower adjusted gross family income is required)
Be involved in co-curricular and community service activities
Display integrity and perseverance in overcoming adversity
Maintain a minimum grade point average (GPA) of 2.0; and
AES Engineers Scholarship Amount of award: $500.00 Deadline: October 6, 2018
AES Engineering is pleased to be able to continue offering scholarships to motivated students to help in the furthering of their education. To be eligible the student needs to answer one of the essay questions that they will find on our site at http://www.aesengineers.com/scholarships.htm How to Apply Students must submit an essay of between 500 and 1000 words in answer to the following question: When you look back on your life in 30 years, what would it take for you to consider your life successful? What relationships or accomplishments will be important on this journey? Submit essay to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Wendy High School Heisman Deadline: October 17, 2018
Since 1994, Wendy's has been partnering with the biggest name in college football, Heisman, to support education, recognize achievements, and celebrate students through the Wendy's High School Heisman. This scholar athlete program elevates students by making it possible for them to take advantage of new opportunities, ensuring they are recognized for a job well done, and inspiring them to continue achieving their best. In these ways, the Wendy’s High School Heisman Program changes the lives of thousands of scholar athletes every year. Students and nominators may find more information at http://www.wendyshighschoolheisman.com/
Off To College High School Scholarship Award Amount: $500 Deadline: August 31, 2017
Tell us what you are "taking with you" from home to college and you could win a $500 scholarship.
Write a brief essay (maybe 500-1000 words) about what you’re bringing with you to college and explain the significance. Then submit your essay along with a few pictures for bonus points. Our scholarship is open to any high school students who will be attending college in the Fall semester. Please visit https://www.abodo.com/blog/high-school-scholarship for more information.
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