Scholarship Opportunities

To request that a scholarship be added to this page, complete the following online form. This scholarship page is updated weekly, if you requested to have a scholarship please check back to see if it has been posted.

Scholarship Posting Request Form

Scholarships
 

All MISD Seniors: make sure you complete the LOCAL SCHOLARSHIP application to be eligible for several different scholarships. This is the first scholarship listed. Return to the counseling center at your school.

There are also other potential scholarship opportunities listed below. When applying for a school you should also check out what scholarships they offer to incoming freshmen through the university web page. New scholarships are added as they arrive.


Earn Scholarships for your Achievements

Start earning micro scholarships as early as the 9th grade! Visit RaiseMe to create a free account. Then add your achievements, earn scholarships for your achievements and discover colleges. 


Scholarship Search Pages

Visit the Collegeboard BigFuture Scholarship Search page to find scholarships, financial aid and internships from more than 2,200 programs, totaling more than $6 billion. You can also view the Collegeboard Scholarship Partners and Programs page for more specific scholarship opportunities. 

Going Merry is a scholarship website that makes it simple to find and apply for scholarships. Once you set up your account, GoingMerry matches you with the scholarships that you are most eligible for, apply directly for multiple scholarships, it autofills your information into each application and helps prioritize according to deadline. 

Checkout the Financial Aid, Scholarships, and Programs Aimed at Women Guide which lists scholarships and financial aid just for opportunities for women. 

Visit Scholarship Buddy Texas to search for scholarships.  Scholarship Buddy focuses on providing scholarship information to high school and college students in the state of Texas. We pride ourselves on having the most in depth information available to Texas students, as it pertains to scholarship programs and scholarship application deadlines across the state. 

Visit the Chamber of Commerce website for listed scholarships. Information about the difference between scholarships and grants, how to apply, how to search and some of the best scholarships for nursing, community service, minorities and career specific scholarships are listed. 


Are you attending school in Austin, College Station or Denton, Texas?

Complete the Texas Student Housing Application. This scholarship offers $2,500 per year in housing scholarships for properties in these cities.  Deadline is 1/15/2020.


 

The following scholarships have been received in the counseling centers. Please check in the counseling center at your high school for additional scholarships. NOTE: This page is best viewed on a full-size computer screen; it may not display properly on a mobile device.

Name

Requirements/Qualifications

Amount

Deadline

Affordable Colleges online African American students who are concerned about how to pay for their college education will need to know how to find scholarship opportunities to assist them. This guide includes information on specific scholarships, places where students can find grants and how to apply for federal and state financial aid. Varies Varies
American Psychological Association Scholarships, Grants and Awards APA and its affiliate organizations provide a wide range of grants, scholarships and awards with the aim of advancing the science and practice of psychology as a means of understanding behavior and promoting health, education, and human welfare Varies Varies
NSHSS Foundation STEM Scholarships NSHSS Foundation scholarships have been created to help reduce financial barriers for high school students as they prepare for upcoming careers in STEM majors (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics), business, economics, public policy, and environmental science and sustainability. The Foundation seeks to engage these future leaders in order to help fuel the global economy, stimulate innovation and creativity, and yield a strong ethical foundation for decision-making. We seek to support higher education to enable our future leaders to achieve their dreams.

The scholarships are targeted towards high school seniors, or rising college freshmen, who belong to groups generally under-represented in these careers.
Varies Various Scholarships Ongoing
Scholarship Guidance Offer various scholarships. Please clink on link to see all the opportunities available. Varies Varies
Weird Scholarships Various Scholarship Opportunities Varies Varies
Sleep Scholarships Click on link for eligibility for each scholarship Varies Varies
Varsity Tutors Monthly Scholarship

Write an essay

Promote Entry on Social Media

Winners chosen monthly

$1000 Varies
Apartment List Scholarship

Any legal U.S. resident at lease eighteen (18) years old who meets one of the following criteria:

Currently attending high school and will be attending an accredited university or college in the next academic year

Currently attending an accredited university or college (undergraduate and graduate students are both eligible)

$2500

Given out quarterly

September 1

December 1

March 1

June 1

Telegraphstar Scholarship

This scholarship is dedicated to full-time students who are currently enrolled in universities, colleges or high schools and who are committed to living a healthy lifestyle.

$1200 1/30/2020
Educating Our Youth Scholarship Describe the importance of education and explains steps that can be taken to ensure that every child has access to education. Ms. Nerino believes that educating and empowering today’s youth is an important cause because of the impact an education can have on a child. Whether you want to pursue a career in education or just feel strongly about this matter, we encourage you to apply for this scholarship and share your thoughts on educational recognition. $500 1/31/2020
EnergyRates.ca College Scholarship 2020

-Applicants must be enrolled in an American or Canadian post-secondary educational institution, or planning to enroll in such an institution within the following calendar year.
-The subject of the essay must fall within the parameters described above.
-The essay must be written in English or French, and have a length of no more than 500 words (not including title, applicant name, etc).
-The scholarship funds must be used for some education-related expense, such as tuition, books, school fees, room and board, etc.
-The winner of the scholarship grants EnergyRates.Ca non-exclusive publication rights to their essay, so that we can feature their winning essay on our scholarship site.
-EnergyRates.Ca reserves the right to select a panel of judges and scoring methodology at its own discretion.

$500 1/31/2020
2019 Price Benowitz Make a Difference Scholarship To apply for this scholarship, please submit:
-The scholarship candidate must possess an interest in social justice, as demonstrated by past and present volunteer, professional, and educational experiences. All eligible candidates must be in good academic standing, with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above.
-An updated resumé,
-A 750-word essay responding to the following prompt: How will your dreams make a meaningful impact on the world? How will you take practical steps to achieve these dreams?
-A current unofficial transcript from the applicant’s school (NOTE: First-year college students must submit an unofficial transcript from their most recent school, as well as an unofficial transcript from their current post-secondary institution.)
$500 1/31/2020
Against All Odds Scholarship Scholarship Eligibility:

To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must be currently enrolled in college, graduate school, or be a GED holder who is about to attend a college within the United States. Applicants must show good academic standing by holding a GPA of 3.0 or higher. The recipient of this scholarship will have an eloquently written essay and will meet application requirements.
$1000 1/31/2020
2019 Safe Adolescent Driving Scholarship

To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must be currently enrolled in college, graduate school, or be a GED holder who is about to attend a college within the United States. Applicants must show good academic standing by holding a GPA of 3.0 or higher. The recipient of this scholarship will have an eloquently written essay and will meet application requirements.

$1000 1/31/2020
Young Women’s Empowerment Scholarship 2020 This scholarship program is intended to raise awareness of these issues among college-bound women and help them overcome obstacles to reach their full potential. To apply, submit a 1,000-word essay outlining how you have had an impact on young women in your family or your community along with some background material. The winner of the scholarship will receive a $1,000 scholarship to further their post-secondary educational goals. $1000 1/31/2020
Access to Education Scholarship We ask that all applicants meet the following requirements:

Be currently enrolled (or enrolled prior to the scholarship deadline) at an accredited institution, including with the intent to complete either a two- or four-year program at any junior college, community college, paralegal programs, undergraduate program, or graduate program anywhere in the United States

Be the first in your family to attend a four year college

Have good academic standing with a minimum 3.0 GPA or above
$1000 1/31/2020
The Mental Health System Reform Scholarship In a 750 word essay, please discuss whether you believe that the mental health system in our country can do more to serve the needs of individuals with mental health disorders. Specifically, please explain your opinion and provide reasons in support of your stance. If you believe reform is necessary, outline the steps that should be taken to improve the current system. This scholarship will award one student with one thousand dollars ($1,000) to be used in the pursuit of their educational goals. $1000 2/28/2020
Right to Privacy Scholarship The Leifert & Leifert Right to Privacy Scholarship will award $1,000 to the candidate who can best discuss whether or not those who have been arrested have a greater right to privacy versus the public’s right to know and view all of details surrounding their arrest. More specifically, does mug shot publication and general access to the public outweigh any potential violations of invasion of privacy interests of individuals who have been arrested?

To qualify for the Leifert & Leifert Right to Privacy Scholarship, applicants must meet the following eligibility criteria:
You must be enrolled in at a duly accredited institution, including junior college, community college, undergraduate program, or graduate program anywhere in the United States
You must have solid academic standing with a minimum 3.0 GPA or above
High school graduates or GED holders about to start their college career are eligible to apply
$1000 2/28/2020
The Know Your Rights Scholarship

Students must be currently enrolled in an undergraduate, graduate, or law program at an accredited university within the United States. Students must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale. High school students who wish to apply must be graduating and/or enrolled in a college or university by the scholarship deadline.

$1000 2/28/2020

The SENTIENT Furniture Scholarship For Creatives

All applicants must be enrolled, or due to be enrolled, as a full-time undergraduate or graduate student at an accredited US college or university for the semester that they are applying to receive the scholarship.

Applicants are required to have a minimum 3.0 GPA.

Applicants are not required to have a specific Major.

Domestic, international, and undocumented students may apply.

Students attending online universities are welcome to apply.

Applicants must have the ability to communicate original and creative thinking in their essays.
$1000 2/28/2020

Cyrus Artisan Rugs Scholarship Grant

To be eligible, applicants must meet the following criteria:

Must be currently enrolled, or about to enroll, in an interior design or similar course OR must be a high school graduate planning to study interior design or a related course in a college or university during the Spring of 2020.

Must be in good academic standing with his/her current educational institution.

Applicants under 18 must have permission from a parent or legal guardian.
$500 2/28/2020
The Divorce Stigma Scholarship A complete application for this scholarship will include:
- A Resume
- A current academic transcript (with clearly visible Cumulative GPA)
- A 750 word essay describing a divorce that had a positive outcome for those involved as opposed to the negative experience that is usually associated with divorce.

In order to be eligible for The Divorce Stigma Scholarship: 
- Applicants must be currently enrolled or about to attend an accredited community college, undergraduate, or graduate program within the United States
- Applicants must have a minimum current GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.
$1000 2/29/2020
The Educational Journey Scholarship All interested applicants must provide the following:
· An updated resume
· A current up-to-date transcript from the applicant’s school (NOTE: first-year students may submit an
unofficial transcript from their most recent institution as well as an unofficial transcript from your
current post-secondary institution.)
· A 750 word essay that discusses why you’re passionate about your studies, the steps you’re taking to
make ends meet, and how you plan to use your degree upon graduation.
$1000 2/29/2020
Defending Yourself Scholarship The Defending Yourself Scholarship is open to any student currently enrolled in an accredited community college, undergraduate or graduate program in the United States. This includes incoming first-year college students who have graduated high school or are in possession of a GED.

 
$2000 2/29/2020
The Bill of Rights Scholarship Skaug Law, PC is excited to announce the 2019 Bill of Rights Scholarship. This scholarship was created to allow students to explore what they have learned about the Constitution, specifically the Bill of Rights. A student who best shares their opinion on whether or not there is an amendment that stands out more than the others will be awarded a $1000 scholarship. $1000 2/29/2020
The Freedom Scholarship A resume that includes relevant education, professional and volunteer experience.
A 750-1000 word essay discussing the importance of freedom and what being “free” in the 21st century looks like to you. Address what particular areas in your life you believe the concept of freedom should be incorporated. Specifically, has there been a particular event or occurrence in your life (or someone else’s) life where the concept of freedom was applied?
A current unofficial transcript from the applicant’s school. First-year college students may submit an unofficial transcript from their most recent school, as well as an unofficial transcript from their current post-secondary institution.
$1000 2/29/2020
The Fair Divorce Legislation Scholarship

To apply for this scholarship, interested candidates should provide the following:

A current resume with up-to-date contact information,

An official or unofficial academic transcript, and

An essay of 750-1,000 words discussing how you’ve been affected by divorce and if you believe laws pertaining to divorce are fair in your state. Explain the challenges you or a loved one faced and how different legislation may have exacerbated or lessened those challenges

$1000 2/29/2020
Whistleblower Education Scholarship

ELIGIBILITY AND SELECTION CRITERIA
The scholarship is open to any student presently enrolled in an accredited community college, undergraduate, or graduate program in the United States. This includes incoming first-year college students who are either high school graduates or in possession of a GED. All applicants must be in good academic standing, maintaining a cumulative GPA of 3.0.

$1000 2/29/2020
Fredricia Chase Dodd 4-year Scholarship To be eligible for a scholarship, the student must:
• Be an African American female graduating in 2020 from a Dallas County public school;
• Be in the upper 25% of her graduating class;
• Demonstrate financial need;
• Have good moral character and a record of service to the school or community; and
• Plan to attend a 4 year accredited college or university (applicants attending junior/community colleges will not be considered)
$10,000 3/6/2020
CarFellas Scholarship Program

    Main requirements for participating in the program:

   • No need for expertise, just require your passion

    • Need to write creative and unique content

    • Candidate needs to write 1000-1500 words on a given topic

$1000 3/7/2020
Qualified Hardware's Scholarship For Dedicated Students All applicants must be enrolled, or due to be enrolled, as a full-time student at an accredited US college or university for the semester that they are applying to receive the scholarship.
Applicants are required to have a minimum 3.0GPA
Applicants are not required to have a specific Major.
Domestic, international, and undocumented students may apply.
Students attending online universities are welcome to apply.
$1000 3/15/2020
St. Ann's Scholarship 1. Be a descendant of alumni who attended St. Ann’s School or a descendant of past resident(s) of historic “Little Mexico” in Dallas;
2. Be a 2020 graduating high school student with a minimum grade point average of 3.0 or its equivalent;
3. Compose an essay of a minimum of 200 words on: “Where do you see yourself ten years from now considering your field of study or career choice?” Your essay will be a deciding factor in the awarding of this scholarship. Have a teacher, counselor or academic advisor review your essay.
4. Be accepted to an accredited 4 year college or university;
5. Be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident with permanent resident ID card.
$2500-$3000 3/20/2020
Bold.org High School Social Leaders Scholarship

This scholarship supports students working to solve our most pressing social issues. Example issues eligible students may be focusing on include hunger and homelessness, wealth inequality, racial injustice, the student/medical debt crises, and more. High school students at any grade level are eligible, and all GPAs will be considered.

$1000 3/28/2020
Access to Higher Education Scholarship At The A.W. Smith Law Firm, P.C. we believe that every student should have the opportunity to seek higher education. The purpose of the Access to Higher Education Scholarship is to award $1,000 to a student who can best describe and address the obstacles that prevent individuals from moving forward with their academic careers.

A complete scholarship application must include the following:
● A current academic transcript, official or unofficial
● An updated resume
● In a 750-word personal essay, discuss the many factors that prevent people from having access to higher education and the ways to address them. What can be done to make higher education accessible to everyone seeking it?

 
$1000 3/31/2020
THE CANCER SURVIVOR SCHOLARSHIP Eligibility for this scholarship requires that the applicant be enrolled in an undergraduate, graduate, or law program at a college or university in the United States. Applicants can be a GED holder planning to attend college during the upcoming semester. The applicant should also be in good academic standing with a GPA of 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale. $1000 3/31/2020
Superpower Scholarship To apply for Unigo's Superpower Scholarship, students must write a short (up to 250 word) essay in response to the following prompt: "Which superhero or villain would you want to change places with for a day - and why?" Award selection will be based on general writing ability, creativity, originality, and overall excellence. $2500 3/31/2020
Children of First Responders Scholarship 2019 At Hill & Associates, P.C., we support the hard work put forth, sacrifices made, and acts of selflessness displayed by first responders on a daily basis. However, much of their dedication to keeping our communities safe happens behind the scenes and can go unnoticed. For this reason, we are proud to offer a $1,500 scholarship for college-bound or current college students who are children of first responders, as a way to show our support and sincere gratitude for their parents’ services. $1500 3/31/2020
Weisenger Law Scholarship To apply for this scholarship you will need to get involved in your community. Pay attention to the different non-profits, schools, shelters, or anywhere else that you can think of that could use your service and then decide on one to donate your time and efforts to. We want to hear how you made a difference in your community by volunteering, gathering donations, or offering other services. The more thoughtful and involved you are, the more likely you are to be chosen as the recipient of the Weisinger Law Scholarship. You will need to write a 500 word essay explaining why you choose the community involvement route that you did, as well as share pictures of the experience. $1000 3/31/2020
Maid Sailors Big Dreams Scholarship Here at Maid Sailors, we recognize that the future will be shaped by the bold. At this very moment, young visionaries from all over the globe are recognizing the need for innovation, reshaping the way we understand the business, and revolutionizing systems.
Every day, we meet thousands of these inspiring young individuals with big dreams, great determination and an intense desire to change the world for the better. We believe potential like this should be encouraged, developed, and fostered until it becomes mature enough – immense enough – to impact society, touch lives and move nations. That’s why we at Maid Sailors, a leading maid service and office cleaning company, is reaching out to this generation of dreamers and we would like to give them the privilege to nourish their dreams to the fullest.
Eligibility
If you are a dynamic, passionate, hard-working student in high school, college, university, or trade school, create a 2-4 minute video explaining why you think education is the key to a brighter future, and how you can shape society.
Guidelines
We want to hear what motivates you. What are you passionate about? What have you already done to help uplift society? Show us your vision and you might just be the lucky winner to receive a $1,500 scholarship grant from Maid Sailors.
Application Process
Upload your video on YouTube with the title “Maid Sailors Scholarship”. Include a link to this page in the description of your video and email your active YouTube link to scholarship@maidsailors.com with the following information:
• Your name
• Name of your current school (or name of the school you’ll be attending)
• Your area of study
$1500 3/31/2020
Child Safety Scholarship To apply for the Child Safety Scholarship, please research a specific type of child injuries or accident and explain how we can better address the situation in order to avoid it in the future. Additionally, applicants should discuss how technology and other outside factors have an impact on these injuries. For example, how a smartphone can affect a child’s spatial awareness and how this impairment can lead to an injury. $1000 3/31/2020
Cobell Scholarship Program The highly competitive, nonrenewable, need- and merit-based Cobell Scholarship Program, administered by Indigenous Education, Inc., provides scholarships for American Indian and Alaska Native students who are enrolled members of U.S. federally recognized tribes, pursuing vocational, undergraduate, and graduate degrees at nonprofit institutions. varies 3/31/2020

Print & Graphics Scholarship Foundation

Student must be pursuing a career in printing technology, printing management, or graphic communication.
Your application must be completed and submitted by March 15.
Two (2) letters of recommendation are required and must be submitted by March 15. (Please give your referral enough time to submit before the application site closes).
Your official transcripts or a copy of your official transcripts must be submitted via email or postmarked by March 15.
High school students ONLY – if your SAT’s or ACT scores are NOT recorded on your official transcripts email or send separately to: PGSF, PO Box 787, Warrendale, PA 15095 postmarked by March 15.
You must have a 3.0 GPA or better.
A full-time status. (Full-time status defined as someone who is registered in 12 or more credits per term)
A student who is enrolled in a printing or graphic program at a technical school, college or university within the United States.
$5000 4/01/2020
Jezic & Moyse Scholarship

APPLICANT REQUIREMENTS

- US high school seniors or current college students may apply
- Must be actively enrolled in or applying to an accredited undergraduate program for the upcoming fall semester at a four year university or community college located in the U.S.
- Essays should be a Word (.doc / .docx) of PDF file.

To apply, send the following application materials to gaby@jezicfirm.com. Use the subject line Jezic & Moyse Scholarship – [YOUR NAME].

1. A 700-1,000 word essay on the topic: What have you done or what do you plan to do to further the cause of social justice in your community?

2. Personal information
- Full name
- Phone number
- Mailing address
- College name

3. A current unofficial transcript from your school

$2000 4/01/2020
Elevate Mental Health Awareness Scholarship Must be currently enrolled in high school.
Must have personally experienced challenges with mental health or have had people close to you who have experienced mental health challenges.
Must be a U.S. Citizen or permanent legal resident.
All GPAs will be considered.
All majors are encouraged to apply.
$750 4/01/2020
Elevate Women in Technology Scholarship Must be currently enrolled in high school
Must be a woman
Must be a U.S. Citizen or permanent legal resident
All GPAs will be considered.
All majors are encouraged to apply.
$500 4/01/2020
BeArt-Presets Scholarship Program In order to apply, the student needs to fill out the on-line application form and submit it. Applicants must be written in English, with correct spelling and grammar, and it should been 700 words in length on the following topic: "How will a BeArt-Presets Academic Scholarship help achieve your education & career goals?"

 
$2000 4/01/2020
V&E Diversity Scholarship Eligible high school seniors must:

1. Be a member of a racial/ethnic group which has been historically underrepresented in the legal profession and/or identify as a member of the LGBTQ community;
2. Have a strong high school record;
3. Demonstrate interest in working in a law firm setting;
4. Have a financial need;
5. Be in the top 20% of their class;
6. Have a minimum of 1100 SAT combined score or a minimum of 22 ACT score;
7. Have a valid Social Security Number; and
8. Have a U.S. Citizenship or Residency in Houston, Dallas or Austin or surrounding areas for continuous seven years.
$10,000 4/01/2020
Chester Entrepreneur Scholarship Any current college student or incoming freshman enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program. The student must be enrolled at an accredited college, university or trade school. No major or trade requirements. All students are welcome.
You must submit a 500-1,000 word essay on the below topic to scholarship@chestertravels.com by midnight of the scholarship deadline.
Topic
Since it was created, the Internet has both helped and complicated the rise of entrepreneurship. How would you leverage the Internet to develop a business? In addition, how would you manage the increased competition and other complexities that an online marketplace produces?
$2500 4/20/2020
Hamilton Grant Giving Back Scholarship

One of the many reasons the attorneys at Hamilton Grant PC practice law is to dedicate themselves to giving back and helping those who are most in need of help. This is why they are proud to announce the Hamilton Grant Giving Back Scholarship to award a student who best demonstrates what their community service experience has meant and what giving back to their community means to them. Visit our scholarship page for further information!

$1000 4/30/2020
Voy Media Entrepreneur Scholarship Eligibility Requirements
Any current college student or incoming freshman enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program. Student must be enrolled at an accredited college, university or trade school. No major or trade requirements. All students are welcome.
You must submit a 500-1,000 word essay on the below topic to michelle@voymedia.com by midnight of the scholarship deadline.
Topic
Since it was created, the Internet has both helped and complicated the rise of entrepreneurship. How would you leverage the Internet to develop a business? In addition, how would you manage the increased competition and other complexities that an online marketplace produces?
$2500 4/30/2020
Anthony’s Scholarship Living with a Sense of Purpose Sadly, those suffering from depression and mental health illnesses are often neglected or under-treated in our health system. Accessible mental health care would have a positive impact on susceptible individuals who suffer from suicidal tendencies. Legislation could make health care mandatory for people who need it, profoundly helping them, as well as limit or regulate access to the firearms which are involved in the leading method of suicide. In a 500-1,000 word article explain how legislation can be implemented to lower or decrease the rate of suicide in the United States. $2000 4/30/2020
The Maison Law Scholarship Program

Eligibility requirements:
We ask that all applicants:
• Be a graduating high school senior
• Have a minimum 3.0 GPA
• Submit an essay of approximately 500 words in the form below telling us “How you would make the streets of your city) safer”. Your answer could address anything from a dangerous intersection to how to curb texting and driving or even making roads safer for cyclists. It’s up to you.

$2000 5/01/2020
The 2020 Infographic Scholarship Step 1. The 2020 Topic
Using data from government, private agencies or non-profits, create an infographic that tells your story. 
Step 2. Select Your Resource of Information
Some sites where data is readily available that can be used for these topics are:
Step 3. Choose a Platform to Create Your Infographic
Step 4: Submit Your Infographic
In order to participate, applicants must submit their infographic as an attachment, along with the information outlined below to ricelawmdscholarship@gmail.com by May 1, 2020, 9 AM EST.

 
$1500 5/01/2020
The AutoAccident.com Scholarship All applicants should:
• Be a high school senior
• Currently have a 3.0 GPA or higher
• Submit a short essay
$1000 5/01/2020

Law Firm Marketing Scholarship

In order to be eligible to apply for the scholarship, applicants must be planning on attending an accredited United States college or university in 2020. This is open to high school seniors who have a 3.0 GPA or higher. $1000 5/01/2020
Optimizemyfirm.com Law Firm Marketing Scholarship Welcome to the OptimizeMyFirm Law Firm Marketing Scholarship. We are proud to be offering the 2019-2020 scholarship to students with creative marketing ideas. The scholarship is not limited to students pursuing marketing degrees.
One student will be awarded $1,000; (nonrenewable). The scholarship application deadline is May 15, 2020. The awarded student will be contacted by us directly around May 22, 2020.
Eligibility:
In order to be eligible to apply for the scholarship, applicants must be planning on attending an accredited United States college or university in 2020. This is open to high school seniors who have a 3.0 GPA or higher. To apply, please include a short essay. 
$1000 5/15/2020
Distracted Driving Impact Awareness Scholarship The team at Becker Law Office is excited to offer the 2020 Distracted Driving Impact Awareness Scholarship. This scholarship was created to get applicants to think about the impact of auto accidents and how they can differ for people of varying ages. We will be choosing two winners for this scholarship; one local student and one national student. The students that best share their analysis of how an accident can impact people of different age groups will be awarded with this $1000 scholarship. $1000 5/15/2020
Patrick Nunnelley Scholarship Fund *Graduate from Mesquite
*Provide official high school transcript
*Submit 2 letters of recommendation from non-related community members
*Provide any and all additional financial aid that you've received or will receive
*Submit a 500 word essay choosing from the 3 topics below:
Essay A:
Describe a setting in which you have collaborated or interacted with people whose experiences
and/or beliefs differ from yours. Address your initial feelings, and how those feelings were or
were not changed by this experience.

Essay B:
Describe a circumstance, obstacle or conflict in your life, and the skills and resources you used
to resolve it. Did it change you? If so, how?

Essay C:
Considering your lifetime goals, discuss how your current and future academic and extracurricular activities might help you achieve your goals.
$2000 5/29/2020
Outeraudio Scholarship Available to college students of the below faculties.
Engineering
Technology
Design
Medicine
Sciences
Conservation / Environmental Studies

Eligibility and application details are included below.
· Applicants must be enrolled at an accredited university or tertiary educational institution and must not be graduating in the following semester.
· One student will be selected to receive $1000 in scholarship funds based on their winning essay article.
· Scholarship funds must be used to pay for qualified expenses, including tuition, books and on-campus room and board for the current academic year.
$1000 5/31/2020
The Cyberbullying Awareness Scholarship

GPA 3.0 or Higher,undergraduate, graduate, or law program at a college or university in the United States.

$1000 5/31/2020
The Steers and Associates Aspiring Attorney Scholarship Eligibility:
In order to be eligible to participate in the program, applicants must be planning on attending an accredited United States college or university in fall 2020. This is open to both current college students as well as those planning on starting college next fall.
$1000 5/31/2020
Franchise.Law Entrepreneur Scholarship

Attorneys at Franchise.Law are excited to share the Entrepreneur Scholarship! This scholarship will allow students who are aspiring entrepreneurs to dive more into their business idea. To learn more about this scholarship, please visit our scholarship page.

$1000 5/31/2020

2019-20 PURSUING A POSITIVE IMPACT SCHOLARSHIP

The candidate must submit a 1,000-word essay response to the prompt: In what ways do you try to activate positive change in your community, and what inspires you to do so?

The candidate must submit a professional resumé that lists past professional, academic, and volunteer experience.

The candidate must submit an official transcript from their current school. First-year college students, graduate students, or individuals who have recently transferred schools may submit an unofficial transcript from their current institution, as well as their most recent official transcript from their prior school.
$3000 5/31/2020
The Safe Driving Scholarship

The candidate must submit a 750-word essay response to the prompt: Discuss the current texting and driving laws in your state and what could be improved to promote safety on the roads.The candidate must submit a professional resumé that lists past professional and academic experience.The candidate must submit a transcript from their current school to provide proof of GPA.
The winner of the Safe Driving Scholarship will be announced in June 2020.

$1000 5/31/2020
2019-2020 R.F. Wittmeyer Community Service Scholarship The candidate must submit a 750-1,000 word essay response to the prompt: What community service activities have you been involved in and why are you dedicated to your community? Please mention at least one organization you have worked with in the past, are currently working with, or plan to work with in the future.The candidate must submit a professional resumé that lists their experience, both professional and academic.The candidate must submit an official transcript from their current school. First-year college students, graduate students, or individuals who have recently transferred schools may submit an unofficial transcript from their current school, as well as their most recent official transcript from their prior school. $1000 5/31/2020
Bosterbio Scholarships Program Boster is proud to provide an annual scholarship to students with an interest in pursuing or continuing a 4-year academic program related to Biology Technology. The Boster Bio Scholarships for Young Scientists Of Excellence will provide $1,000 scholarships to graduating high school or college students to aid their scientific research in college. $1000 5/31/2020
BELK Tile Scholarship Program Requirements for BELK Tile Scholarship:
Essays should be approximately one page. (approx. 750 words or less) Applications must include:
• Bio/resume - What makes you the person that you are
• Academic transcripts from your current institution or proof of acceptance if not yet attending
• Essay in PDF format

Eligibility for BELK Tile Scholarship:

• Must be a currently enrolled, or plan to be enrolled during the upcoming academic semester at a USA university as an undergraduate or graduate student
$500 5/31/2020
The 2020 Triumph Over Adversity Scholarship In order to be considered eligible for The 2020 Triumph Over Adversity Scholarship, students must be currently enrolled in an undergraduate, graduate, or law program within the United States. High school seniors who will be enrolled in college the following semester are also eligible to apply. All applicants must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale. $1000 5/31/2020
CouponUpto.com Scholarship The CouponUpto.com Scholarship is open to all the secondary, high-school and accredited university or college student for the current (2019-2020) or upcoming (2020 -2021) school year.
Each of the above steps is required to be fully completed before the deadline for your application to be considered.
To obtain this Scholarship, you will have to write a short essay. The best essay will win a $3,000 scholarship.
Relevance to the main topic (40%)
Application to daily living (40%)
Content organization, use of correct grammar, punctuation, and spelling (10%)
Originality and creativity (10%)
$3000 6/30/2020
The Community Improvement Scholarship

Students that give back to their communities to help them grow and succeed are invited to apply for this award. The scholarship application requires students to write an essay and include a description of one piece of legislation that would have a profound impact on the safety of your community. Please also discuss how this legislation could be implemented effectively.

$1000 6/30/2020
The First Generation Scholarship For all students interested in applying for The First Generation Scholarship, applicants must be enrolled in an accredited community college, undergraduate, or graduate program and have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher.
Applicants may still submit an application if awaiting admission or deciding on an institution, however, the selected individual must be enrolled for the Spring of 2021 semester before receiving the financial aid.
$1000 6/30/2020
THE CHANGING LANDSCAPES SCHOLARSHIP To apply for this scholarship, please describe a significant change you and/or your family members have lived through and experienced in your community. Discuss new or old laws, education revisions, or other social changes that have impacted your community and family. Explain the long-term effects of this change and how your city’s evolving landscape has impacted the way in which members of your community live their daily lives. $1000 6/30/2020
Challenging the Norm Scholarship

All interested applicants must provide the following: an updated resume, a current up-to-date, official or unofficial transcript from the applicant's school, and a 750 word essay that discusses a time when you witnessed serious problems with an outdated system or situation that was being handled in outdated ways.

$1000 6/30/2020
Annual Reiff Law Firm Legal Scholarship All applicants for the Scholarship must meet the following criteria:
1) You must be a citizen of the United States.
2) You must demonstrate plans to enroll for admission‚ or have proof of current full-time enrollment at an accredited institution in pursuit of a J.D. If you have not yet received your acceptance into law school‚ you may still apply‚ but the scholarship will not be released without proof of acceptance and enrollment.
3) Undergraduate students may apply; however, they should be able to meet the scholarship eligibility criteria outlined in bullet item two.
4) Your GPA must meet a minimum score of 3.0.
$1000 7/01/2020
DiligentChef.com Digital Marketing Grant

Every student of any United States college/university can take part in The DiligentChef.com competition. The main task is to create a 1000-1500 words essay “Digital Marketing and its Importance in 2020”.

Essay must be written personally and it has to be ‘one and only’ (created specifically for DiligentChef.com competition).

You must be an undergraduate or a graduate student attending a college or university in the U.S. We accept and evaluate works from students of any faculties.

$1000 7/15/2020
The Distracted Driving Awareness Scholarship The attorneys at Cooper Hurley Injury Lawyers are proud to once again offer the Distracted Driving Awareness Scholarship to students who share their thoughts on the dangers of distracted driving and how they think the problem should be addressed. Applicants are encouraged to submit unique and vibrant presentations to illustrate their ideas in a creative way. $2000 7/15/2020
Cyber Security Scholarship Applicants must be U.S. residents who are 18 years of age or older. To be eligible, students must be enrolled or planning to enroll in a cyber security degree or certificate program no later than 2021. $1000 7/15/2020
Majux Scholarship for Marketing Students SCHOLARSHIP ELIGIBILITY
To be eligible for the Majux Marketing Scholarship, all applicants must:
* Have U.S. Citizenship.
* Have a minimum 3.0 GPA, documented by an official transcript.
* Be a full-time student attending or planning to attend an accredited college or university.
* Be able to present proof of admission and enrollment.
$1000 7/30/2020
Schlanger Law Group Consumer Law Scholarship for Undergrads Students must be currently enrolled in an undergraduate program at an accredited college or university in the United States.

High school seniors who will be graduating before the scholarship deadline and are able to provide proof of enrollment in a U.S. accredited college or university are eligible to apply.
$1500 7/30/2020
Consumer Protection Scholarship for Law/Graduate Students Application Requirements:
To apply for this scholarship, interested candidates should provide the following:

A current resume with contact and education information,

A current official or unofficial academic transcript from your most recent academic institution. College seniors graduating prior to the scholarship deadline must also submit proof of acceptance or enrollment in a U.S. law school or graduate program at an accredited college or university.

An essay of 750-1,000 words addressing the Essay Question.
$1500 7/30/2020
2019 Ponton Law Scholarship See website for more information.  $1000 7/31/2020
2020 Steve Duckett Local Conservation Scholarship

Steve Duckett Attorney at Law is pleased to offer our annual Local Conservation Scholarship once again. Applicants will submit a 500-word personal statement detailing their past and current efforts made towards conservation and natural preservation.

$1000 7/31/2020
Reach for the Skiber Scholarship All interested applicants must provide the following:
An updated resume.
A current up-to-date transcript from the applicants’ school (NOTE: first-year students may submit an unofficial transcript from their most recent institution as well as an unofficial transcript from your current post-secondary institution.)
A 1,000-word original essay that discusses a specific time in your life where you reached for the sky. We want to hear about what motivated you, the challenges you faced, and how you felt at the end of your journey.
Please submit all materials (resume, transcript, and essay) by email to info.skiberlaw@gmail.com with the subject line: “[Applicant’s Name] - Reach for the Skiber Scholarship” by the July 31st deadline to be considered.
$1000 7/31/2020
2020 DREAM Act Scholarship

The scholarship candidate must submit a 700-word essay or statement that considers current immigration conditions and reforms in the United States and offers at least two concrete ways that these conditions might be improved.
The scholarship candidate must submit a professional resumé listing past academic, professional, and volunteer experiences.
The scholarship candidate must submit a current official transcript from his or her school. First-year college students, graduate students, or individuals who have recently transferred between schools may submit an unofficial transcript from their current institution, as well as their most recent official transcript from a prior school.

$500 7/31/2020
Nargis E. Ragab Scholarship for First Generation Immigrants All students interested in applying for The Nargis Ragab Scholarship for First Generation Immigrants and the Children of Immigrants must meet the following eligibility requirements:

Applicants must be currently enrolled in a two-year or four-year degree program at an accredited college or university in the United States. High school seniors who will be graduating on or before the scholarship deadline are also eligible to apply as long as they are enrolled to attend an accredited college or university in the United States in the upcoming fall.
Applicants must currently have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.
$1500 7/31/2020
Overcoming Injuries Scholarship A current resume with contact and education information,
An official or unofficial academic transcript, and
An essay of 750-1,000 words discussing how you or a loved one has overcome a personal injury. Explain the challenges you or a loved one faced, and the personal growth that came from such an experience.
$1000 7/31/2020

AdvancePoint Capital's Financial Literacy Scholarship

All applicants must be enrolled, or due to be enrolled, as a full-time undergraduate student at an accredited US college or university for the semester they are applying to receive the scholarship.
Applicants are not required to have a minimum GPA.
Applicants are not required to have a specific Major.
Domestic, international, and undocumented students may apply.
Students attending online universities are welcome to apply.
$1000 8/01/2020

2020 LoseTheAgent Business/Finance Scholarship

LoseTheAgent.com would like to reward $1,000 to an entrepreneurial student majoring in business and/or finance. To qualify, entering college high school senior, undergraduate and/or graduate student must be majoring in either business or finance or both, and attending an accredited college or university based in the USA. Applicant must submit a personal essay about themselves and why they feel drawn to the business and/or finance field(s). The winner will be announced August 15, 2020. $1000 8/01/2020
Young, Marr & Associates Annual Scholarship Scholarship Eligibility:
To apply for the scholarship, you must meet four requirements:
1) You must be a U.S. citizen.
2) You must either (1) be able to demonstrate that you intend to enroll, or (2) provide proof of full-time, current enrollment at an accredited educational institution where you are pursuing your J.D. *Note that you may apply while your acceptance into law school is pending, but may not receive the scholarship until supplying proof of acceptance and enrollment.
3) If you meet the criteria above, you may apply if you are an undergraduate student.
4)You must have a minimum GPA of 3.0.
$1000 8/01/2020
Rosen Hagood Community Service Scholarship In order to apply for the scholarship, interested candidates should provide the following:

Pertinent contact information, updated resume, and current status as a student. A 750-word original essay which provides the candidates’ experiences of community service and what giving back to the community means to them. (NOTE: it is preferred that all essays be typed in 12-font Times Newman font.)An up-to-date transcript from the applicant’s current institution. Unofficial transcripts are acceptable. (NOTE: first-year students are permitted to submit unofficial transcripts from their most recent institution attended along with unofficial documentation from their current school.)
$1000 8/01/2020
Carmichael Law Scholarship Record a one- to two-minute video explaining how bankruptcy laws help consumers overcome financial hardship. Applicants should use plain English and speak honestly.
Publish the video to your YouTube channel.
Title the video Carmichael Law Group Scholarship Contest and include this link https://carmichaellawgroup.com/scholarship/ in the description.
Share your video on our Facebook page and on your own Facebook page.
$1000 8/15/2020
The Prosper Shaked Scholarship for Future Medical Professionals To apply for our scholarship, you must meet the following criteria:
* You must be a citizen of the United States.
* You must be able to demonstrate full-time enrollment at an accredited college or university in pursuit of a degree related to the medical field. If you have not been accepted into a program yet, you can apply for the scholarship, but no funds will be released without proof of acceptance or enrollment.
* You must maintain a minimum GPA score of 3.0 through the time that you are applying.
$1500 8/15/2020
Rest Right Mattress Scholarship Applicants must be, or plan to be enrolled full-time in an accredited post-secondary educational institution. The recipient must be enrolled as a full-time student at an accredited post-secondary educational institution at the time of award.
The Rest Right Mattress Scholarship is open US citizen, national, or permanent resident, plan on attending an accredited US institution (two- or four-year college)
The recipient must have an cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or higher.
$500 8/20/2020
make me laugh Be thirteen (13) years of age or older at the time of application
Be legal residents of the fifty (50) United States or the District of Columbia
Be currently enrolled (or enroll no later than the fall of 2026) in an accredited post-secondary institution of higher education
$1300 8/31/2020
Right to Privacy Scholarship 2020 In order to submit an application for the scholarship, interested candidates should provide the following:

Pertinent contact information, updated resume, and current status as a student.
A 750-word original essay which describes what rights the public should have to view information, specifically mugshots, on defendants and what protections should defendants have so their information is not necessarily public. The student must then describe any solutions to the problems identified in the essay.
An up-to-date transcript from the applicant’s current institution. Unofficial transcripts are acceptable. (NOTE: High school graduates, GED holders, and first-year students are allowed to submit an unofficial transcript from their most recent institution attended along with relevant documentation from their current school.)
$1000 8/31/2020
Nicholas Braswell Strong Roots Scholarship In order for a submission to be considered “complete,” all candidates must submit the following:

An updated resumé that includes academic, professional, and volunteer experiences with a focus on community building. Candidates can feel free to highlight relevant coursework or experiences that might not be included in a typical resumé. This document must, however, be limited to actual experiences (that is, “interests” do not count as experiences).
A 500-word essay that answers the following question: How is the meaning of the word “community” changing in today’s world, and what does that mean for people who wish to build strong, healthy communities?
A current official academic transcript demonstrating that the candidate’s cumulative grade point average is 3.0 or greater. (Note: applicants who cannot provide an official transcript from their current institution may submit both an unofficial transcript from their current institution, as well as an official transcript from their last school.)
The winner of the Nicholas Braswell Strong Roots Scholarship will be announced in the Fall of 2020.
$500 8/31/2020

THE MCCRAW LAW GROUP FIRST RESPONDERS SCHOLARSHIP

An essay of 500-1,000 words discussing the role of first responders in today’s society and how their roles contribute to public safety. How has your experience with a first responder, as a first responder or as a family member of a first responder shaped your life? What can be done to assist the difficult job of first responders. $1000 9/30/2020
2020 Animal Rescue Scholarship In order to be considered for this scholarship candidates must submit:

A current resume with updated contact information and status as a student
An original essay of approximately 750 words (12-point, Times New Roman font preferred) which answers the following prompt: Discuss your personal relationship with a rescue animal or volunteer animal organization and how it has impacted your life. How do you dedicate your time to helping animals and animal rescue organizations?
An updated transcript from the applicant’s current institution. Applicants may substitute an unofficial transcript if an official transcript is unattainable.
$1000 9/30/2020

WHITE COLLAR DEFENSE DIVERSITY SCHOLARSHIP: 2020

The White Collar Defense Diversity Scholarship program welcomes all students who meet the above criteria to apply. Applicants will be assessed based on the following criteria:

A completed application, which includes the requirements below and the Scholarship Application Cover Sheet available here.
A 1,000-word essay describing the applicant’s personal situation as a minority with a single mother, the impact that it has had on their life, and how they have overcome those challenges.
Applicants should also address their college, law school and/or career plans and how this scholarship will help him/her achieve those plans. A current, unofficial academic transcript from the applicant’s school.
1 Letter of Recommendation from a teacher, principal, school administrator, work supervisor or a member of the clergy who has known the applicant for at least 3 years or more and can speak to why the applicant deserves this scholarship.
$500 9/30/2020
2020 Price Benowitz Make a Difference Scholarship To be eligible for the Make a Difference Scholarship, applicants must submit an updated resumé, a 750-word essay response, and a current unofficial transcript from the applicant's school by e-mail to info@criminallawyerwashingtondc.com. All applications must have a subject line that reads: “[Applicant’s First and Last Name] - Make a Difference Scholarship”. Submissions without this subject line will not be considered. The deadline for all application materials is September 30, 2020. $1000 9/30/2020
The Barone Defense Firm Win Back Your Life Scholarship Your updated resume, pertinent contact information, and status as a student.
A 750 word essay that provides a thoughtful description of a time in your life in which you overcame adversity in some form and grew from the experience, becoming a better person.
Your current transcript, unofficial, from your school (NOTE: for first-year college students, submit an unofficial transcript from your most recent school as well as one from your current post-secondary institution).
$1000 9/30/2020
2020 Seth Okin Good Deeds Scholarship There are so many competing charities and interests in today’s world, it can be extremely difficult to decide where the most important work must be done. Should we focus on curing disease or preventing it? Should we fund disaster relief abroad or fight homelessness at home? Because there are sometimes no easy or apparent answers to the big questions that underpin our good deeds and our lives of activism, it is important to keep the lines of dialogue open about what it means to serve our communities and how best to direct our efforts and resources. $1000 9/30/2020


Education Connection (EC) Military Scholarship

Applicants must meet the following criteria:
• Must submit a 250 word response to the following essay question: How has your military service prepared you to enhance your education?
• Must be military active duty, honorably discharged, veteran, or a spouse from any branch of the military.
• Must be a legal resident in the United States.
• Must be 18 or older.
• Must be enrolled, or will enroll at an accredited institution of higher learning no later than the fall of 2021.

$1000 9/30/2020
ANNUAL COLD PRESS JUICER SCHOLARSHIP

This program is for those who are eager to earn some side cash, so there are some simple rules you have to keep in mind. The topic will be provided on our website. One must write 1500-2000 words. The content you create must be unique if anyone found with copied content his/her profile would be rejected. Results will be posted in 30 to 60 days and will receive an email regarding winning the scholarship.

$2000 10/08/2020
Opioid Crisis Scholarship A 1,000 word essay discussing how the opioid crisis has personally affected them and how the problem can be alleviated in their community. The essay will address the legal issues that occur at both the local and federal levels of government and suggest solutions that could be implemented at both the personal and government levels to alleviate the escalating rates of addiction. $1500 10/31/2020
Save for future - CouponUpto 1. Click link to apply
2. Take a short survey of your biggest money problems and how you deal with.
3. Write an essay elaborating your viewpoint and your thinking on this issue "How Students spend reasonably and economically for their future". The essay must not exceed 2,000 characters in length.
4. Submit your application when everything has carefully been completed./
$3000 12/31/2020