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. 

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

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Winners chosen monthly

$1000 Varies
PhD Scholarships
  • Eligible for doctoral study
  • Meet specific undergraduate GPA or other academic requirements
  • Pursuing a field of study related to the scholarship
  • Considering employment with the scholarship's provider
  • Alumnus of the relevant college or university
  • Legal U.S. resident status
  • Agree to work for the scholarship provider for a specific period of time
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$5,000 Easy Scholarship: Collect Items for a Homeless Shelter Unlimited entries. No minimum GPA or essays required. Must be 13 to 25 years old to apply. This scholarship is only open to those residing in the U.S. and Canada or those who hold citizenship in the U.S. or Canada. $5000 2/21/2019
Dallas Scottish Rite Scholarship Dallas Scottish Rite Library and Museum, Inc. is a not-for-profit corporation (501c3) that is active in providing support for community, educational and charitable endeavors. Included in these endeavors is an annual merit-based college scholarship program which also considers the personal needs of graduating high school seniors. The number of scholarships awarded each year is a function of the corporation. These scholarships will be awarded without regard to gender, race, color, creed, national origin or religion.  $1000 2/28/2019
MEPA Paraprofessional Scholarship Application  For Paraprofessional MEPA members. $750.00 3/01/2019
Greater Than Gatsby Annual Scholarship You must be a recently accepted high-school student, undergraduate or graduate student from an accredited college/university in the United States.

You must be majoring in any type of art, communications, english, film, fine arts, journalism, multimedia, photography and visual arts.
$10,000 3/01/2019
Texas CJ Davidson Scholarship To be eligible a student must:

A) Be a resident of the state of Texas

B) Be a 2019 graduate of a Texas high school

C) Have an overall high school grade average of 85

D) Have been an active member of an affiliated chapter of Family, Career and Community Leaders of America for at least one year.

E) Have completed one or more years of family and consumer sciences in high school

F) Meet entrance requirements of Texas college or university which offers a degree in family and consumer sciences

G) Enroll in a Texas accredited college with a family and consumer sciences department in the fall of 2019

H) MAJOR IN ANY AREA OF FAMILY AND CONSUMER SCIENCES

I) Submit one typed copy of the application form, transcript of grades for last grading period, and two letters of recommendation.

J) Include test scores of American College Testing (ACT) and/or Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT)

K) Include an essay of approximately 200 words on a topic- "How has FCCLA and your family and consumer science classes prepared you for the future?
$2,250 3/01/2019
GDRA Scholarship

For culinary students!

 The Greater Dallas Restaurant Association is committed to the support, encouragement and development of our future industry leaders. We believe that a strong education is foundational to the long‐term success of the generation entering today’s workforce and ultimately the success of all restaurants and foodservice operations. We are honored that you have chosen to join the industry that we, as individuals and an association, have devoted our careers to serving, advancing and promoting.

$5000 3/1/2019
Saint John's Lodge #51

Recipients are selected according the following criteria:

▪ Applicants must be a graduating senior from a Texas high school within the jurisdiction of Saint John’s #51 Lodge, a graduating senior who is related to a Mason or a current full time Texas college attendee. ▪ Recipients will be chosen by the Scholarship Committee and selections forwarded for final approval by the lodge. Recipients will be chosen from complete applications only and submitted by eligible students based on the following criteria: a. Academic performance/potential - as indicated on transcripts and a letter of recommendation. b. Proof of attending a Texas High School or attending a Texas University or college. c. Personal essay: Given the past two year’s political turmoil, why is it essential that a leader set an example by remaining civil in the face of opposing opinions? 

varies 3/5/2019
Religious Liberty Essay Scholarship The annual Religious Liberty Essay Scholarship Contest engages high school students in church-state issues by directing them to express a point of view on a religious liberty topic. Essays are judged on the depth of their content, the mastery of the topic, and the skill with which they are written. $2000 3/8/2019
Pennipede Memorial Scholarship Application Requirements and Guidelines

1) Please attach a 500-800 word essay and discuss:

A) How you plan to use your education to serve the community.

B) How will receiving this scholarship help you achieve your goals?

C) Why Eye Associates should select you for this scholarship
$1000 3/15/2019
Home Advisor Skilled Labor Shortage Scholarship Eligible students are planning to attend a community college, technical institute, or university during the 2019-2020 academic year to study anything from construction management, plumbing or carpentry to landscape architecture or interior design. There is no minimum SAT, ACT or GPA. You must be 18 or older and a U.S. resident. $2,500 3/15/2019
Quest Scholarship This is only for students that participated in the MISD QUEST program in elementary school. See your counselor for an application.  varies 3/22/2019
TopTech Giant Scholarship

You must have the following qualities to be qualified for this scholarship:

  • Currently enrolled as a student in colleges or universities
  • Passion for writing
  • The piece of content must be unique and creative
  • The language must be English
  • The words of your content must be able to convince anyone that you are correct
$1,000 3/26/2019
Animal Rescue Scholarship The attorneys at Aulsbrook Law Firm are passionate about supporting individuals and non-profit organizations dedicated to enhancing animal welfare. The Animal Rescue Scholarship will be awarded to a student who demonstrates a commitment to protecting and supporting animals in need. $1000 3/30/2019
Beyond the Cure Ambassador Scholarship To qualify, applicants must be a childhood cancer survivor under the age of 25 and diagnosed before the age of 18 with cancer or a high grade or anaplastic brain tumor. Applicants must also be a United States citizen and be accepted into a post-secondary school in the fall of 2019. $3500 3/30/2019
Texas Big Game Scholarship All applicants must be Agriculture and/or Natural Resource related majors. $3000 3/31/2019
Dallas County Community College Scholarships

Available for any graduating high school senior who enrolls at one of the DCCCD Colleges (Brookhaven, Cedar Valley, Eastfield, El Centro, Mountain View, North Lake and Richland Colleges) for fall 2019. 

Erin Tierney Kramp Encouragement Scholarship - awarded to students based upon their courage and perseverance in the face of adversity. 

Myers-Lecroy Scholarship - Outstanding leadership and academics are the main requirements. 

Muse Scholarship - recognizes outstanding students who show strong potential to succeed and demonstrate a personal commitment to the community. 

Tuition and books for up to 6 consecutive semesters 3/31/2019
BAF of Texas Undergraduate Scholarship Tuition-only scholarships awarded for the Fall semester. This scholarship is for students resident in Texas and studying in Texas or the United Kingdom as well as students resident in the United Kingdom studying in Texas. 

Requirements:

Applicants must:

A) Be a resident of Texas or the United Kingdom;

B) Be enrolled in full time education within the Texas or UK education system;

C) Major in Science, Technology, Engineering, Math or Business;

D) Come from a low income household.

E) Maintain a GPA of 3.25 or above;

F) Be able to attend a 15 minute meeting/interview with a BAFTX panel, either in person, telephone or skype;

G) Be able to attend an Awards Dinner to receive scholarship in April 2019 in Houston;

H) For students seeking funding for overseas study, they must be in possession of a valid passport or eligible to receive one.
$4000 3/31/2019
MISD Education Foundation Scholarship
Provided by Southern Mechanical Plumbers Inc.
  • Must be a graduating senior of a Mesquite ISD high school.
  • Applicant must have a minimum B average during high school (2.5 on a 4.0 grading scale).
  • Applicant must have a clean discipline record.
  • Applicant must be planning to enroll in a college or university to pursue a career in the construction industry.
  • Academic factors may be considered (SAT/ACT scores, GPA or class rank), as well as attendance.
  • Applicant's involvement in school or community extracurricular activities may be considered.
Multiple Scholarships 4/01/2019
Price It Here, Inc Full-time, U.S. undergraduate actively pursuing a degree in marketing, business management, sales or related field.

Must presently hold at least a 3.0 cumulative GPA and provide a copy of your school transcript.

Submit an original 1,500+ word essay entitled “Price It Here, Inc. Scholarship.” The paper must be signed with the student’s first and last name and provide a current .edu email address.
$1,000 4/01/2019
Vinson & Elkins L.L.P. 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 LGBT 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 4/01/2019
AMBUCS Mesquite (American Business Clubs Scholarship)

This scholarship is offered to Mesquite ISD seniors who are planning on pursuing an undergraduate degree in a medical-health related field. The degrees cannot be on the administrative side of healthcare, but on the side of direct patient care. (Pre-med, Pre- dentistry, physical therapy and speech therapy/pathology, audiology, optometry, podiatry, chiropractic, and nursing, to name most of them) This scholarship will be granted annually to three graduating seniors.

Interested seniors should complete a local scholarship application and return it to their guidance counselors.

$9000 4/5/2019

Brainy Consumer Scholarship

This opportunity is open to any student who is currently studying any reputable university/school or college.

$1,000 4/10/2019
BestReviewsList 2000$ Scholarship Program This scholarship is only applicable for students who are pursuing a degree in schools, colleges or universities. The content should be original and well-written. You should be able to convince and impress the reader of your subject knowledge.

Creativity, value of the information provided and many such factors will be taken into consideration while assessing your content.
$2,000 4/15/2019
Annual Scholarship for Working Students Guidelines for Our Annual Scholarship for Working Students
• All essays must be written in English
• We don’t tolerate plagiarism, so we will only accept original papers
• Submit your essay in a Microsoft Word document
• Keep your submission within 2000 Words. All essays that don’t meet this requirement will not be considered
• Don’t change the topics.
$250-$1,000 4/15/2019
St. Ann's Alumni & Friends of Little Mexico, Inc.

To be eligible for a scholarship from St. Ann’s Alumni & Friends of Little Mexico, Inc. applicants must meet the following criteria:


1. Be a descendant of alumni who attended St. Ann’s School or a descendant of past
resident(s) of “Little Mexico”;
2. Be a 2019 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. (See page 7 of 8.)
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.

$2,000 4/15/2019
Zonta Scholarship

Women of age 16-19 and living or studying in the Dallas area at the time the application is submitted to the Zonta Club of Dallas and demonstrate evidence of the following, are eligible to apply.

  • Currently enrolled in high school and on track to graduate at end of Spring 2019 semester
  • Confirmed full-time attendance in science, technology, engineering, and/or math curriculum at an accredited university for the Fall 2019 semester
  • Academic Achievement
  • Experience in local or student science, technology, engineering and/or math clubs/organizations
  • Volunteer/community involvement leadership achievements.
  • Knowledge of Zonta International and its programs.
$1500 4/19/2019
First in Family Scholarship

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.

Scholarship candidates must be the first member of their family to attend college.

All eligible candidates must be in good academic standing, maintaining a cumulative average grade of a B (3.0 GPA.)

$1000 4/30/2019
2019 Immigrant Journey Awards, American Dream Scholarship

Scheef & Stone, L.L.P. is seeking applicants for our 2019 Immigrant Journey Awards, American Dream Scholarship. The purpose of our scholarship is to recognize immigrants or first generation American citizen high school seniors in the DFW area who have demonstrated exceptional academic performance and community service.

$1000 4/30/2019
Manning & Zimmerman Distracted Driving Scholarship Record a video of up to two minutes addressing:

1. How significant is distracted driving in your peer group? Use specific examples of distracted driving you have witnessed.
2. How can distracted driving be reduced or eliminated to make our roadways safe?

-Publish the video on your YouTube channel.
-Title the video Manning and Zimmerman Scholarship Entry and include this link in the description.
-Share your video on Manning & Zimmerman’s Facebook page and on your own Facebook page.
-Send an email to this email address with your contact information, including name, mailing address, email address, and phone number, and include the name of your high school.
-If posting to social media, our handle is @MZAttorneys and our hashtag is #nhinjurylaw.
$1000 5/01/2019
Grade Potential Tutoring Scholarship Grade Potential Tutoring is proud to provide Dallas students with the opportunity to win a semi-annual college scholarship of $1,000! We are proud to assist students with their investment in education. Many local families trust us with their educational investment on a regular basis, so we feel great about giving back in a similar way!  $1000 5/15/2019
Weisinger Law Firm Scholarship For students who are involved in their community. $1000 5/31/2019

Colwell Law Group Single Parent Scholarship

You are a citizen or legal permanent resident of the United States.
You have a minimum 3.0 GPA.
You are the child of a single parent, or are a single parent yourself
You will be attending an accredited 4-year college/university or a 2-year community college for Fall 2018.
A current transcript MUST be submitted for consideration.
You must submit a 500-word essay explaining how living in a single-parent household has affected your life

$2000 5/31/2019
Distracted Driving Scholarship

Patterson Law Group is looking for students to use their creativity to create & share ways to reduce the number of accidents due to distracted driving in Texas. Submissions can be in the following forms:

  • Video or other multimedia
  • Written (like a poem)
  • Photo or Graphic (including a viral Facebook post or mock-up of a billboard)
$1000 5/31/2019
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)

$2,500

Given out quarterly

September 1

December 1

March 1

June 1

2019 Adopted Child Scholarship Horn Law Group is proud to give back to the community through its 2019 Adopted Child Scholarship. We are excited to provide $1,000 to the student with the best 750-word essay response to the following question: How did the adoption process shape you into the person you are today? 

Given the question provided, we ask that all applicants are either a direct family member to someone who was adopted or have been adopted themselves. We require that our winner have a 3.0 GPA or higher and that they be currently enrolled in an accredited institution, including junior college, community college, undergraduate program, or graduate program in the United States. For more information please visit our scholarship page. 
$1000 6/01/2019
Doctor's Answering Service Scholarship
  • Applicants must be either currently enrolled or planning to enroll at an accredited undergraduate college or university.
  • Must presently hold at least a 3.0 (reduced from 3.5) cumulative GPA and provide a copy of your school transcript.

Small business owners are always seeking new ways to improve customer service and retain clients. The essay will answer the following three (3) questions:

  1. In what ways do you think technology will improve customer satisfaction?
  2. What are the most important things you believe a business should focus on to ensure the highest level of customer service?
  3. What is most common complaint from customers, and could be done to remedy this problem?
$1000 6/01/2019
Overcoming Injuries Scholarship To apply for this scholarship, interested candidates should provide the following:
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. 
$1,000 6/30/2019
Giving Back to the Community scholarship The Giving Back to the Community scholarship is available for any student who is currently enrolled in an accredited community college, undergraduate, or graduate program in the United States. Students who are currently incoming first-year college students and have graduated high school or possesses a GED may also apply. Any eligible candidates must be in good academic standing and have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above.
Your updated resume, pertinent contact information, and status as a student.
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.)
A 750-word essay that provides a thoughtful description of your experience of community service and what giving back to your community means to you.
$1,000 7/31/2019
Bestcarseathub Scholarship  Our scholarship requires an application and either an essay or a video answering one of eleven questions. $2500 8/01/2019
Solano Law Scholarship Every year, our firm grants a $1,000 scholarship to the U.S. college student who creates the best video essay on overcoming obstacles in the immigrant community or why they want to be a lawyer.

How To Enter:
-Record a one- to two-minute video explaining obstacles that immigrant communities face or why they want to be a lawyer. Applicants should use plain English and speak honestly.
-Publish the video to your YouTube channel
-Title the video The Solano Law Firm Scholarship Contest and include this link https://solanofirm.com/scholarship-college-students/ in the description.
-Share your video on our Facebook page and on your own Facebook page.
-OR submit an 1,000 – 1,500 word essay explaining obstacles that immigrant communities face or why they want to be a lawyer to scholarship@solanofirm.com.
$1,000 8/01/2019
Lozano Law Scholarship Every year, our firm grants a $1,000 scholarship to the U.S. college student who creates the best video essay that elaborates on why they want to be a lawyer or pursue a career that reflects or highlights the positive impact of immigration in the community.

How To Enter:
-Record a one- to two-minute video explaining why they want to be a lawyer or how their career path reflects or highlights the positive impact of immigration in the community. Applicants should use plain English and speak honestly.
-Publish the video to your YouTube channel
-Title the video The Lozano Law Firm Scholarship Contest and include this link https://www.abogadolozano.com/scholarship-for-college-students/ in the description.
-Share your video on our Facebook page and on your own Facebook page.
-OR submit an 1,000 – 1,500 word essay explaining why you want to be a lawyer or pursue a career that positively reflects or highlights the positive impact of immigration in the community to scholarship@abogadolozano.com.
$1,000 8/01/2019
The Youthist Scholarship

We are asking students to submit a 1000 word (maximum) essay that addresses the below questions:

  1. Why is increased racial diversity important in beauty and fashion?
  2. What impact does this have on society especially in relation to young people?
$1,000 8/1/2019
Sodowsky Law Scholarship Every year this firm offers a $1,000 scholarship to a U.S. college student who creates the best video essay. The video will discuss one of the following: the importance of consulting a business attorney before starting one’s own business, or how tax attorneys improve modern society.

How To Enter:
-Record a video, no longer than 3 minutes, discussing one of the topics defined above.
-Applicant must appear at least once in the video.
-Voice over must be in the voice of the applicant.
-Title the video Sodowsky Law Firm Scholarship | applicant’s full name.
-Include this link http://www.sodowskylaw.com/safety-scholarship-for-law-students/ in the description.
-Share your video on our Facebook page and on your own YouTube channel or on your publicly-shared, Facebook page.
$1,000 8/15/2019
Russell & Lazarus Safety Scholarship Every year, our firm grants a $1,000 scholarship to the U.S. college student who creates the best video essay that elaborates on how lawyers make the world a safer place.

How To Enter:
-Record a one- to two-minute video explaining how lawyers make the world a safer place. Applicants should use plain English and speak honestly.
-Publish the video to your YouTube channel
-Title the video Russell and Lazarus Safety Scholarship Contest and Include this link https://www.russellandlazarus.com/our-firm/safety-scholarship-for-law-students in the description.
-Share your video on our Facebook page and on your own Facebook page.
-OR submit an 1,000 – 1,500 word essay explaining how lawyers make the world a safer place to rlscholarship@gmail.com.
$1,000 8/15/2019
Evans Warncke Robinson Scholarship Contest Record a one- to two-minute video explaining why they want to be a lawyer. Applicants should use plain English and speak honestly.
Publish the video to your YouTube channel
Title the video Evans Warncke Robinson Scholarship Contest and Include this link https://www.disabilityinsurancelawfirm.com/scholarship-for-college-students in the description.
OR upload or submit an 1,000 – 1,500 word essay explaining why they want to be a lawyer in the space provided on our page.
$1000 8/15/2019
The Alsandor Law Firm Scholarship Contest Record a one- to two-minute video explaining why they want to be a lawyer. Applicants should use plain English and speak honestly.
Publish the video to your YouTube channel
Title the video The Alsandor Law Firm Scholarship Contest and Include this link https://www.alsandorlaw.com/scholarship-for-college-students in the description.
OR upload or submit an 1,000 – 1,500 word essay explaining why they want to be a lawyer in the space provided on our page.
$1000 8/15/2019
Elite Entrepreneurs Scholarship Every year, Elite Entrepreneurs grants a $1,000 scholarship to the U.S. college student who creates the best video essay that discusses what the greatest challenges are for entrepreneurs today and their plans for overcoming these to become successful.

How To Enter:
-Record a one- to two-minute video explaining the greatest challenges for entrepreneurs and their plans for overcoming these challenges. Applicants should use plain English and speak honestly.
-Publish the video to your YouTube channel
-Title the video Elite Entrepreneurs Scholarship Contest and Include this link https://growwithelite.com/college-scholarship-for-entrepreneurs in the description.
-Share your video on our Facebook page and on your own Facebook page.
-OR submit an 1,000 – 1,500 word essay explaining why they want to be an entrepreneur to eliteentrepreneurscholarship@gmail.com.
$1,000 8/15/2019
Fielding Law Scholarship Every year, our firm grants a $1,000 scholarship to the U.S. college student who creates the best video essay that elaborates on why they want to be a lawyer.

How To Enter:
-Record a one- to two-minute video explaining why they want to be a lawyer. Applicants should use plain English and speak honestly.
-Publish the video to your YouTube channel
-Title the video Fielding Law Group Scholarship Contest and include this link https://www.fieldinglawgroup.com/scholarship-for-college-students.html in the description.
-Share your video on our Facebook page and on your own Facebook page.
-OR submit an 1,000 – 1,500 word essay explaining why they want to be a lawyer to scholarship@fieldinglawgroup.com.
$1,000 8/15/2019
Brylak Law Safety Scholarship Every year, our firm grants a $1,000 scholarship to the U.S. college student who creates the best video essay that elaborates on how lawyers make the world a safer place.

How To Enter:
-Record a one- to two-minute video explaining how lawyers make the world a safer place. Applicants should use plain English and speak honestly.
-Publish the video to your YouTube channel
-Title the video Brylak Law Safety Scholarship Contest and Include this link https://www.brylaklaw.com/safety-scholarship-for-law-students in the description.
-Share your video on our Facebook page and on your own Facebook page.
-OR submit an 1,000 – 1,500 word essay explaining how lawyers make the world a safer place to brylakscholarship@gmail.com.
$1,000 8/15/2019
Benson Law Scholarship Every year, our firm grants a $1,000 scholarship to the American college student who creates the best video essay. This year’s topic is how bankruptcy helps small businesses.

How to Enter:
-Record a one- to two-minute video explaining how bankruptcy laws help small businesses and promote economic growth. Applicants should use plain English and speak honestly.
-Publish the video to your YouTube channel.
-Title the video Benson Law Firm Scholarship Contest and include this link https://www.bensonbankruptcyattorney.com/scholarship-for-college-students/ in the description.
-Share your video on our Facebook page and on your own Facebook page.
-OR submit an 1,000 – 1,500 word essay explaining how bankruptcy laws help small businesses to BensonScholarship@gmail.com.
$1,000 8/15/2019
Boston Disability Scholarship Beginning with the fall of each school year Jonathan M. Feigenbaum, a leading ERISA and disability insurance attorney helping individuals with their insurance disability claims will award up to three (3) $1,000.00 scholarships to college students who submit the best video essay explaining what they have learned from a family member or loved one suffering with a disability.

Who is Eligible:
Current college students who: (1) are attending a part-time, or full-time degree granting program; (2) have a family member that has a occupationally impairing disability; and (3) work in the public sector or have a family member who works in the public sector.
$1000 8/15/2019
DeVries Law Scholarship -Record a one- to two-minute video explaining how lawyers help businesses thrive. Applicants should use plain English and speak honestly.
-Publish the video to your YouTube channel.
-Title the video DeVries Law Scholarship Contest and include this link https://devriespc.com/scholarship-for-college-students/ in the description.
-Share your video on our Facebook page and on your own Facebook page.
-OR submit an 1,000 – 1,500 word essay explaining how lawyers help businesses thrive to DeVriesScholarship@gmail.com.
$1000 8/15/2019
Boyd Law Scholarship -Record a one- to two-minute video explaining why they want to be a lawyer. Applicants should use plain English and speak honestly.
-Publish the video to your YouTube channel
-Title the video Mila Boyd Law Offices Scholarship Contest and Include this link https://www.milaboydlaw.com/scholarship-for-college-students in the description.
-Share your video on our Facebook page and on your own Facebook page.
-OR submit an 1,000 – 1,500 word essay explaining why they want to be a lawyer to milaboydscholarship@gmail.com.
$1000 8/15/2019
Mangum & Associates PC Scholarship Contest Record a one to two-minute video explaining how lawyers help businesses thrive. Applicants should use plain English and speak honestly.
Publish the video to your YouTube channel.
Title the video Mangum & Associates PC Scholarship Contest and include this link https://mangumlaw.net/scholarship-for-college-students/ in the description.
OR upload or submit an 1,000 – 1,500 word essay explaining how lawyers help businesses thrive on the website.
$1000 8/15/2019
The Helpjuice Scholarship

We will award the two students we believe to have the biggest impact on the world. We do not restrict the type of work they submit - but rather ask that it’s something they truly believe in, and have worked hard on.

$1400 8/20/2019
WikiJob Student Scholarship Must be attending a public or accredited private senior high school or college

Must be applying or planning to apply for an entry position at a US company with a recognised graduate development program

Must currently be receiving a recognized grant determined by financial need
$1000 8/31/2019
The Barone Defense Firm Win Back Your Life Scholarship The Win Back Your Life scholarship is open to apply to for any student who is currently enrolled in an accredited community college, undergraduate, or graduate program in the United States. Students who are currently incoming first-year college students and have graduated high school or possesses a GED may also apply.
Any eligible candidates must be in good academic standing and have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above.
Essays should be approximately 750 words, double-spaced, in Times New Roman 12-point font, and should avoid any grammatical errors. Additionally, applicants need to submit an updated resume and have a minimum 3.0 GPA from an accredited college or university.

Essays are to be sent to info@baronedefensefirm.com with the following subject line: Name of the Applicant — Name of the Scholarship.

Submit 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 9/30/2019
Amy G Law Firm Access to Education Scholarship 2019 Applicants must submit a 750 word essay (Times New Roman – 12-point font) explaining the role of higher education in society and describing the applicant’s ideas for expanding access to a wider range of demographic groups. All eligible candidates must be in good academic standing with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above. This scholarship is offered to any student currently enrolled in an accredited community college, undergraduate, or graduate program. This includes incoming first-year college students who are high school graduates or possess a GED. For more information please visit our scholarship page. $1000 9/30/2019
The Education Equality Scholarship 2019 The Parian Law Firm, LLC believes that all students should have equal access to high-quality educational institutions. The financial earnings gap between those who attended college and those who didn’t continue to widen, reducing chances of upward mobility for those who did not receive a degree. The Parian Law Firm will award $1,000 to the student who can best describe how to close the financial gap to education and why access to higher education is important for all.

All applicants must submit A 750-word creative essay on how to close the financial gap to education and why access to higher education is important for all. This scholarship is offered to any student currently enrolled in an accredited community college, undergraduate, or graduate program. This includes incoming first-year college students who are high school graduates or possess a GED. For more information, please visit our scholarship page.
$1000 9/30/2019
2019 WHITE COLLAR DEFENSE DIVERSITY SCHOLARSHIP The White Collar Defense Diversity Scholarship is offering a $500 scholarship to African American and Hispanic students from single-mother homes who are committed to pursuing a quality education and who have a demonstrated ability for overcoming adversity and challenges related to their backgrounds. 

The scholarship program is open to all African American and Hispanic undergraduate, and law school students as well as incoming college freshmen. The candidate must be in good academic standing with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher. Candidate must have a demonstrated financial need.
$500 9/30/2019
The Texting and Driving Prevention Scholarship The Texting and Driving Prevention Scholarship is a $1,000 scholarship opportunity that aims to generate innovative and creative solutions to the age-old problem of distracted driving.

In a 750-word essay, please discuss the ways in which you prevent yourself and others from texting and driving. In addition to discussing your personal relationship with this issue, please offer prevention tips and solutions for texting and driving to help increase the safety of drivers and pedestrians alike.
$1000 9/30/2019
Price Benowitz Social Justice Scholarship Application Requirements:
- An updated resumé
- A 750-word essay responding to the following prompt: What are some significant challenges people with disabilities encounter on a regular basis? What are some practicable public policies that could address these challenges? Feel free to speak about the challenges you have experienced or witnessed in a loved-one’s life.
- 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.)
$2000 9/30/2019
SecuritySaint Scholarship

Here is a brief list of our requirements:

- Must be a current high school senior or college student under the age of 24 years

- Write a 750-1000-word essay on the following topic:

   "How artificial intelligence is reshaping our lives"

$1000 10/30/2019
Access to Education Scholarship 2019 The public education system could learn a great deal from the students that it serves. Connecticut Trial Firm would like to hear the next generations’ ideas on how to improve America’s public education system so that more students have access to higher education institutions. We are now accepting applicants for the 2019 Access to Education Scholarship. The student who produces the best 750-word essay will receive a $1,000 scholarship to help finance their education. Please visit our site to learn more. 
 
$1000 10/31/2019
Danley's Garage Builders Scholarship

Tell us about a teacher that has inspired you in your life and how that has affected you. Give us an introduction to who you are and how this teacher inspired you to be who you are today and who you will be moving forward.

Acceptable essays will be between 700 and 1,000 words long that answer the question, “What Teacher Has Inspired You?”

$1000 11/15/2019
Karin Riley Porter Good Works Scholarship Virginia criminal lawyer Karin Riley Porter believes in advancing the cause of the criminal justice system and criminal defense services by ensuring that everyone within the Commonwealth of Virginia receives fair representation and that those who are dedicated to that calling can realize their full academic potential. She is offering a $500 scholarship to one student who best displays a commitment to service, especially as it pertains to the criminal justice system. $500 10/31/2019
Whitley Law Firm Opioid Crisis Scholarship To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must be either a GED holder planning to attend college or currently enrolled in college, law school or graduate school. They also must have a GPA of at least 3.0 to show good academic standing. The recipient of this scholarship will have demonstrated their interest in serving the less privileged in our community. $1500 10/31/2019
The Domnick Cunningham & Whalen Water Safety Scholarship In order to apply for The Domnick Cunningham & Whalen Water Safety Scholarship, students must meet the following eligibility requirements. Students must be presently pursuing studies at an accredited community college, junior college, undergraduate or graduate school situated within the United States. The award is also open to those who hold GEDs and high school graduates whose college programs are set to commence before the scholarship deadline.
All applicants must provide proof of good standing from their current educational institution. For the purposes of our scholarship award, this will consist of no less than a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.
 
$1000 10/31/2019
Christmas Law Firm Visionary Scholarship Christmas Law Firm is proud to support the future lawyers of America with the Christmas Law Firm Visionary Scholarship; $1000 will be awarded to a high-achieving, bright student who intends to pursue a career in law. Applicants will be judged on the content of their application, the essay they provide and on their academic merits. 

All applicants must fill out our online application form, and submit a 500-1,000 word essay describing why we should, or should not, protect Americans’ rights to Trial by Jury in the United States.

Applicant must be either a current law student at an accredited law school within the United States or at an accredited undergraduate university planning to attend law school. Applicants must have a minimum 3.0 GPA. Applicants must submit an official copy of their transcript, application and essay that demonstrates an interest in law. To learn more about the application process, please visit our scholarship page. All applicants must submit their online application and essay by no later than November 30, 2019.
$1000 11/30/2019
Couponbox Scholarship
  • You need to write an essay on the topic: Money Saving Ideas for Better College Days
  • The essay word strength should be of 800 to 1000 words.
$500 12/5/2019
2019 Kush Arora Federal Justice Reform Scholarship The scholarship program is available to undergraduate, graduate, and law school students as well as incoming college freshmen in at an accredited institution in the United States. The candidate must be in good academic standing with at least a 3.0 minimum cumulative GPA and display their interest in criminal justice reform. $500 12/15/2019
Heer Law

Requirements

  • Must be currently attending university or college or set to attend during the 2019-2020 academic year;
  • Must be in good standing with their current or prospective institution;
  • Must apply via email and provide their name, address, university or college, major and expected graduation month and year;
  • Provide their application (a business plan for their current or prospective business which includes a section outlining intellectual property strategy) by December 31, 2019.
$2000 12/31/2019
Covers in Play Scholarship

Who can apply: The students currently pursuing their education in any institute.

$1000 12/31/2019
The 2019 Random Acts of Kindness Scholarship To be eligible for The Random Acts of Kindness Scholarship, you must be currently enrolled in an undergraduate, graduate, or law program within the United States. This scholarship is also open to high school seniors who are graduating and enrolled in college before the December 31, 2019 deadline. All candidates must be in good academic standing and have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher to be eligible for this scholarship. $1000 12/31/2019
What the Whiz Scholarship

Who can apply: The students currently pursuing their education in any institute.

$1250 12/31/2019