AfterCollege/AACN Scholarship Program AACN offers eight $2500 scholarships each year to students seeking a baccalaureate, master's or doctoral degree in nursing. The deadlines are March 31, June 30, September 30, December 31.
Soroptimist Women's Opportunity Awards - Soroptomist of the East Bay Female undergraduate students with primary financial responsibility for supporting their families and have financial need can enter the contest to win a $1,000 scholarship. The application and reference forms can be mailed to: Soroptimist East Bay, P.O. Box 2581, Castro Valley, CA 94546.The deadline for submissions is December 15, 2013.
Savvy Saver Scholarship Students attending an accredited two or four year institution who are U.S. Citizens or Permanent Residents and are 18 years or older are eligible to apply for this $2500 scholarship. This year's essay topic is: "How can college students use the internet as a method of saving money on school expenses?" The deadline for submissions is December 15, 2013.
MedicareSupplementalInsurance.com Therapy Professionals Scholarship Undergraduate and Graduate students enrolled in any mental health or chiropractic program are eligible to apply. Applicants must have a 3.0 minimum GPA and submit a 500-1000 word essay explaining what they hope to accomplish in the field of physical, massage, recreational, or occupational therapy and how they will impact the lives of others with the education and knowledge they acquire while in school. This essay will also include the student’s opinion on why they feel they should be selected to receive the scholarship funds. The deadline for submissions is December 15, 2013.
StreamlineRefinance.net - Scholarship for Finance & Economics Qualified applicants are welcome to submit an essay of 500-1000 words which describes what they hope to accomplish during their career in the finance, economics, or investment fields. Applicants must have a 3.0 minimum GPA and must be attending a program within an accredited institution within the United States. The application deadline is December 15, 2013.
QuikshipToner.com Student Scholarship Any student who is a U.S. citizen or permanent resident and is enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program during Fall 2013 or Spring 2014 at any accredited American college, university or trade school is eligible to apply. Applicants may write an essay of 1000 words or more for a chance to win a $1500 award. The deadline for submissions is December 15, 2013 for Spring 2014, or June 15, 2014 for Fall 2014.
Scholarship America Dream Award The Dream Award Scholarships are between $5,000 and $15,000 annually. Applicants must be U.S. citizens or U.S. permanent residents; have received a high school diploma or the equivalent from a U.S. school by September 2013; have completed or expect to complete a minimum of one full year of postsecondary education by June 2014; plan to enroll in full time undergraduate study at the sophomore year level or higher at a college; have a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.0; and demonstrate financial need. Application must be completed by December 19, 2013 .
Best Price Nutrition & Health Scholarship All eligible participants must be a currently enrolled full-time in college or an alumni to enter the contest for a $1000 scholarship for the 2014 school year. If an alumni wins this scholarship, the award will be donated to the graduating institution. As a bonus, the winner will also win $250 in supplements from Empyrean Nutrition. Applicants must fill out the online survey and answer the essay question provided in 750 words or less. Surveys and essays must be completed by December 31, 2013 .
Health Care Leaders Scholarship All applicants must be legal US residents, be pursuing a career in health care, and be enrolled in college by Spring 2014 to compete in this contest for a $1000 scholarship. Applicants must create a short video (under 3 minutes) answering the question: "What are your long and short term goals as a future health care professional?" You must also include the URL of JustHomeMedical.com in your video and video description, and email your link to the scholarship organization. The deadline for submissions is December 31, 2013
Medical Professionals of Tomorrow Scholarship Full-time Undergraduate and Graduate students enrolled in an accredited educational program related to the medical field are eligible to apply. Applicants must be legal U.S. residents and must submit an essay of 500 words or more. The application deadline is December 31, 2013.
LifeShield Smart Home Scholarship Any student over 17 years of age who is currently accepted or enrolled in an institution of higher education with a GPA of 3.1 or higher is eligible to apply for this $1000 award. Applicants must write a minimum 350 word essay about how they can impact the smart home evolution. The deadline for submissions is December 31, 2013.
Applegate-Jackson-Parks Future Teacher Scholarship Graduate or Undergraduate students majoring in Education at institutions of higher learning throughout the U.S. are eligible to apply. Applicants must submit an original essay of approximately 500 words that demonstrates an understanding of the principles of voluntary unionism and problems of compulsory unionism. Applications and transcripts must be postmarked by December 31, 2013.
EDF Climate Corps Fellowship All graduate students are eligible to apply. EDF Climate Corps places selected students in companies, cities and universities to build and deliver customized energy management strategies and solutions. Fellows spend 10-12 weeks as energy problem solvers and organizational change agents. Fellows are paid $1,250 per week and reimbursed for travel expenses incurred during EDF Climate Corps Training and the Fall Network Event. The deadline for submissions is January 9, 2014.
Military VA Loan Disability Awareness Scholarship Students with a minimum 3.0 GPA who are accepted to or attending an accredited institution of higher education are eligible to apply for this $1000 award. Applicants should submit an essay between 500 and 1000 words about how they or someone they knew overcame disability to do something great. The deadline for submissions is January 10, 2014.
TravelNursing.org - Nursing Education Scholarship Interested applicants are invited to submit an essay of 500-1000 words explaining what it is they hope to accomplish during their career in the medical field. Students with a minimum 3.0 GPA who are accepted to and attending a full-time medicine related program at an accredited institution of learning are eligible to apply. Applications are due by January 10, 2014.
Doorbell Scholarship Applicants must be between 17-22 years old, and currently enrolled in a college to compete in the contest for a $1,000 scholarship. Applicants must submit a 1000 word essay to answer the company's question: "In our everyday life we come across products and small inventions we use everyday and take for granted. Like the doorbell, what's an invention that has made our lives significantly better that we end up taking for granted?" The deadline for submissions is January 10, 2014.
2014 Talbots Women's Scholarship Program The Talbots Charitable Foundation is offering one $30,000 Award, and thirty $5,000 awards. Applicants must be women reside in the United States, earned a high school diploma or GED before September 2004, will enroll in full time or part time undergraduate study, will attend the full 2014-2015 school year and receiving a degree no earlier than May 2015, and have at least two semesters remaining to complete an undergraduate degree as of the beginning of the 2014 fall academic term. The deadline for submissions is January 20, 2014.
e-Quality Scholarship Callaborative The organization offers three scholarships, and awards $6,000. All applicants must have demonstrated service to the LGBTQ community (applicants of all sexual orientations and gender identities are eligible), and be available for an interview either by phone or in-person on 23 or 29 Mar 2014. Applicants must review the complete eligibility requirements for each scholarship on the organization's web site. The deadline for submissions is February 16, 2014.
The Drive to Learn Scholarship All undergraduate and graduate students enrolled for full-time are eligible to enter the contest for a $1,000 scholarship. Applicants must submit a written response (between 750-1000 words) to one of the company's questions. The deadline for submissions is March 1, 2014.
California Strawberry Scholarship Applicants must be the children of California strawberry field workers who are graduating high school seniors, college undergraduate or graduate students, are enrolled for full-time, and maintain a Grade Point Average (GPA) of 2.0 or greater. Scholarship awards start at $400 and can be renewed annually. The deadline for submissions is March 1, 2014.
National Black Nurses Association Scholarship Students who are members of NBNA, enrolled in an accredited School of Nursing and have at least one full year of study remaining are invited to apply for this $1000-$5000 scholarship opportunity. The deadline for submissions is April 15, 2014.
Active Data Scholarship All undergraduate and graduate students are eligible to enter the contest for a $1,000 scholarship. Applicants must write a response (between 500-1000 words) to answer the company's questions: "Why knowing what’s happening on campus is vital to your success as a student." The essay response must be posted on the applicant's own web site, and the URL must be submitted to the company. The deadline for submissions is April 23, 2014.
DutchCrafters Amish Furniture Heritage Scholarship The company is offering three $500 scholarship awards. Applicants must enroll as a full time student, be a U.S. citizen, have achieved a minimum cumulative GPA 3.0, and have applied for federal financial aid (FAFSA) in 2013. Applicants must complete application forms and submit a 750 word essay. The deadline for submissions is May 1, 2014.
WyzAnt College Scholarships All students can compete in this contest for a $2,000 - $10,000 scholarship. Applicants must submit a 300 word or less to answer the company's question: "If you could teach everyone in the world one thing, what would it be?" Finalists will be determined by popular vote from email and social media. The deadline for submissions is May 1, 2014.
Mango Salute Hello Scholarship Applicants must be at least 16 years old, and be accepted or currently enrolled in a college to compete in this contest for a $1,000 scholarship. Applicants must submit a 500-1000 word essay on "The way we say hello and how it has developed in space and time." The deadline for submissions is May 1, 2014.
Scholarship from Heart On Your Wrist All undergraduate students can enter the contest to win a $1,000 scholarship. Applicants must be enrolled full time, and must submit an essay (500 words maximum) to answer the company's question: "What innovative ways do you see social media changing the way people buy jewelry?" The deadline for submissions is May 15, 2014.
Scholarship Opportunity from SES Advisors All students can enter the contest to win a $1,000 scholarship. Applicants must submit a 500 word essay to answer the company's question: "What is the future of employee ownership in America, and how can we broaden its reach?" The deadline for submissions is May 16, 2014.
Corcentric Accounting Software Scholarship All undergraduate students can enter the contest to win a $1,000 scholarship. Applicants must be full time students, and must submit a 500 word essay to answer the company's question: "Today, with online banking, debit cards, and Paypal payments, managing your personal finances may seem easier. But with no actual cash changing hands, tracking your account balances becomes increasingly important. If you were teaching a course on managing personal finances, using your own experiences as an example, how would you instruct your students to take charge and manage their finances effectively?" The deadline for submissions is May 23, 2014.
Liljegren Law Group Military Family Scholarship 2014 Applicants must be 17 years of age or older, be currently enrolled in undergraduate level in the U.S., be a military member, veteran, or have a parent or spouse who is or was in the military, and maintain a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0 to compete in this contest for a $500-$1,000 scholarship. Applicants must submit a 300-500 word essay on "how the military has helped prepare you for college." The deadline for submissions is June 5, 2014.
Abbott and Fenner Scholarship High School Juniors and Seniors, as well as students currently registered in any accredited post-secondary institution may write an essay of 500-1000 words for a chance to win a $1000 award. The application deadline is June 15, 2014.
MortgageRefinanceRates.org - Construction & Engineering Scholarship If you are currently enrolled in an engineering, construction, or architecture program, and have a minimum 3.0 GPA, you are eligible to apply for this $1000 scholarship. The deadline for submissions is January 10, 2014.
Domo Scholarship for Business Management Students who are attending or accepted to an accredited four-year institution of higher education and studying business management are eligible to apply for this $2500 award. Applicants must complete a survey and write a 500 word essay that shows an interest in analytics. The deadline for submissions is August 31, 2014.
The following are scholarships that graduating high school seniors who were accepted and matriculated into USF have received within the last five years:
826 Valencia Scholarship To be eligible to be awarded a scholarship, students must be a high school graduating senior, demonstrate financial need, go to school in the Bay Area, and demonstrate intent to enroll in a vocational school, college, or university. Preference will be given to students who attend public high schools in San Francisco.
Elks National Foundation Scholarship Any graduating high school senior who is a citizen of the United States is eligible to apply.
Comcast Leaders and Achievers Scholarships Every year, Comcast and the Comcast Foundation awards recipients a one-time grant of $1,000 to be used toward their pursuit of higher education.
Burger King Scholars Program The Burger King Scholars Program has awarded more than $15.4 million to high school seniors and employees across the U.S., Canada and Puerto Rico since the program’s inception in 2000. Award amounts range from $1000-$50,000.
The following are scholarships that continuing USF students have received within the last five years:
Chi Omega Scholarships The Chi Omega Foundation awards scholarships and grants to collegiate and alumnae members. Our scholarships and grants exist to help meet the need of tuition, books and related educational expenses.
Methodist Hospital Health Career Scholarship Scholarship recipients are obligated to employment with Methodist Hospital or Methodist Hospital Union County after graduation according to the number of months funded (six months of employment for each semester funded).
Common Knowledge Scholarships CKSF offers a wide variety of scholarship quizzes throughout the year for U.S. high school, college, and graduate students. We even have some scholarships that parents can win for their children. At CKSF there are no essays, no applications, and no GPA requirements.
Zinch $1000 Weekly Scholarship Each week, Zinch will post a question at www.zinch.com/scholarships/weekly and/or http://apps.facebook.com/zinchscholarships/bediscovered and give entrants up to 280 characters to answer the question. Zinch will pick one winner with the best answer from among all entrants.