Scholarships

Brandon Goodman Scholarship     Max Amount: $300                Deadline: End of each month

Requirements:

-Any grade can apply for it
-Citizen OR non-citizen
-Short essay (250 words or less)

Website:

http://www.bgscholarship.com/scholarship.html

Please explain in 250 words or less why you believe that you should be awarded this scholarship.


College Prowler “No Essay Scholarship”           Max amount: $2,000                Deadline: End of each month

Requirements:

-High schoolers
-adults looking to head back to school
-current college students
-anyone else looking to attend college or graduate school within 12 months.

Website:

https://collegeprowler.com/scholarship/apply.aspx?source=fw

Simple application, no essay. Can apply every month.


GotChosen Every Month Scholarship         Max Amount: $1,000                Deadline: End of each month

Requirements:

-18 years of age or older.

Website:

http://www.gotchosen.com/MonthlyScholarship.aspx?t=About

Simple application, no essay. Can apply every month.


Student of the Month          Max Amount: $1,000                Deadline: End of each month

Requirements:

-High school and college students

Website:

http://studentofthemonth.org/?utm_source=fw_01

High School: Tell us what you are passionate about learning and outline how you will spend the $1,000 helping you learn. Your learning plan can include formal education, informal education, travel, internships, books, events… whatever you believe is the best plan for the money. Be specific and may the best plan win!

College: Tell us what you are passionate about learning and outline how you will spend the $1,000 helping you learn. Your learning plan can include formal education, informal education, travel, internships, books, events… whatever you believe is the best plan for the money. Be specific and may the best plan win!


Weekly Three Sentence Scholarships           Max Amount:$1,000                 Deadline: Weekly

Requirements:

-All US High School students are eligible

Website:

http://www.zinch.com/scholarships

Prompt changes weekly.


Constitution Connection           Max Amount: $25               Deadline:Biweekly

Requirements:

-This opportunity is open to all students.

Website:

http://www.billofrightsinstitute.org/engage/students-programs-events/constitution-connection/

The Bill of Rights Institute just launched a brand new debating platform where students can express their opinion on constitutional issues like free speech and the minimum wage. Every two weeks we’ll introduce a new topic, and students who comment will be entered in for a chance to win $25! It takes less than two minutes to vote and comment, so make sure you visit Constitution Connection right now.


UNIGO 10k scholarship          Max Amount: $10,000                Deadline: December 31st, 2017

Requirements:

-13 years or older
-Legal Resident
-Enroll in a post-secondary institution no later than 2023

Website:

https://www.unigo.com/scholarships/our-scholarships/unigo-10k-scholarship

Submit an online written response to the question:
"Surprise! You just got elected president. What’s your first tweet?" (140 characters or less, including spaces)


Liaison’s Data Inspired Future Scholarship            Max amount: $5,000                Deadline: October 31st, 2017

Requirements:

-Applicant must be a high school senior or college student
-Applicant must submit a resume
-This scholarship is available to citizens and legal permanent residents
-The scholarship is available to both undergraduate and graduate school applicants.

Website:

https://www.liaison.com/scholarship/

Create a 30-60 second video that:
Discusses/explains/demonstrates an important aspect of data in today’s or tomorrow’s society
Includes one interesting fact about yourself


Young Scholars Scholarship          Max Amount: $2,000                Deadline: December 31st, 2017

Requirements:

-Students must be under age 30
-Must be US Resident
-Minimum GPA of 3.0
-enrolled to an academic institute

Website:

https://ccbank.us/scholarship/

250 - 400 words answering the questions below: Describe how volunteer or community service has shaped who you are and what community service has taught you. Also, discuss in your essay about any challenges or obstacles you have dealt with and overcome in life and how this will help you succeed in your studies.


Zombie Apocalypse Scholarship                  Max Amount: $2,000                Deadline: October 31st, 2017

Requirements:

-13 years or older
-Legal Resident
-Enroll in a post-secondary institution no later than 2023

Website:

https://www.unigo.com/scholarships/our-scholarships/zombie-apocalypse-scholarship

Submit an online written response to the question:
"Imagine that your high school or college has been overrun with zombies. Your math professor, the cafeteria ladies, and even your best friend have all joined the walking dead. Flesh out a plan to avoid the zombies, including where you’d hide and the top-five things you’d bring to stay alive." (250 words or less)


Because I love you Scholarship         Max Amount: $1,000                 Deadline: November 7th, 2017

Requirements:

-25 years or younger
-Current or former high school student who will attend or is attending college

Website:

http://www.powerpoetry.org/poetry-slams/becauseiloveyou-scholarship-slam

What does a "healthy relationship" mean to you?

We want to know what the relationship behaviors are that you believe to be the cornerstones to a healthy, happy relationship. Is it open communication? Having trust in your significant other or friend? Being able to be honest with each other? Showing respect or compassion? How has your life been impacted by healthy or unhealthy relationships? Tell us in a poem what healthy relationship behaviors are most important to you and what the words #BecauseILoveYou should really mean.


Look Twice, Save a Life         Max Amount: $1,000                 Deadline: December 1st, 2017

Requirements:

-Current college student or anyone planning on attending college
-Student must have a valid driver’s license

Website:

https://www.insuranceproviders.com/look-twice-save-a-life-scholarship

Create a form of social awareness that inspires other students to focus on Looking Twice for Motorcycle Safety. This can be a video, artwork, essay or anything that would engage other students to focus on safe driving.


Express Medical Supply Scholarship Program        Max Amount: $500                 Deadline: January 5th, 2018

Requirements:

-Must be enrolled at an accredited two or four year college within the US
-Must be a legal resident or hold a valid student visa

Website:

https://www.exmed.net/t-scholarships.aspx

Show us your hometown heart. We want to see a picture of the "heart" of your hometown.

How creative can you be? Answer the question above in 108 characters or less, then share your response on our Twitter, Facebook or Instagram for your chance to get a $500 scholarship. Being constrained by the number of characters will spark your creative juices and force you to focus on word choice, sentence structure, and even punctuation.


Cards Against Humanity Female Science Ambassador Scholarship        Max Amount: Full tuition costs             Deadline: December 11th, 2017

Requirements:

-Must be a high school senior or college undergraduate
-Must be female
-Citizenship NOT required
-Must be pursuing a degree in a STEM field

Website:

http://www.scienceambassadorscholarship.org

Film a three–minute video of yourself explaining a topic in STEM you are passionate about. You must be a high school senior or an undergraduate college student to apply. Your video should be:
-A mini–lecture, not a personal statement. Pretend you're a lecturer speaking to a class. Teach us something.
-Clear, creative, accurate, and a demonstration of your passion for the subject. Your video doesn't need to be fancy or high–tech. Production value is not a factor.
-Three minutes or less in length.
-About any topic in STEM, not necessarily your field of study.
-Uploaded to YouTube and marked ‘public.’ It should be accessible to the general public and could, but doesn't have to be, targeted at young students.


Association for Women in Mathematics Scholarship      Max Amount: Varies            Deadline:January 31st, 2018

Requirements:

-Open in three categories: grades 6-8, grades 9-12, college undergraduates

Website:

https://sites.google.com/site/awmmath/programs/essay-contest

In a 500-1000 word essay:
-Your essay should be based primarily on an interview with a woman currently working in a mathematical career. The submission must be in essay form, not just a transcript of your interview.
Who can I write about?
-You may interview and write about any woman currently working in a mathematical sciences career.
-If you would like to be put in contact with someone who has agreed to be interviewed for this contest, please contact Dr. Joanna Bieri (interviewee coordinator) at joanna_bieri@redlands.edu. Please note that interviewee contacts will only be given out for requests received by January 10 each year.


EK Insurance Scholarship        Max Amount: $500                 Deadline: December 30th, 2017

Requirements:

-Must be a US Citizen to apply
-Must be a student enrolled during 2016-2017 on a full time basis in an accredited university or graduate school

Website:

https://ekinsurance.com/scholarship/

In a 750-1000 word essay write:
1. Car insurance can be expensive – especially for young drivers. What are the best ways to legally lower your car insurance premiums? or
2. Most car insurers use a credit score as a major factor in determining premiums. What are the pros and cons of this practice and why do most insurers use it?


The Christophers Video Contest for College Students        Max Amount: $2,000                 Deadline: December 18th, 2017

Requirements:

-Entrants must be enrolled in and attending undergraduate or graduate college classes, full or part time, between Sept. 1, 2017 and Dec. 18, 2017

Website:

https://www.christophers.org/sslpage.aspx?pid=273

College students are invited to create a film or video (5 minutes or less in length) that best communicates the message and mission of The Christophers and its belief that one person can make a difference. Entries can express this theme in any genre or shooting style, but must be submitted as DVDs that we are able to upload onto our site or send us a link to your video.


One Earth Young Filmmakers Contest     Max Amount: $1,000                 Deadline: January 14th, 2018

Requirements:

-Must be enrolled at an accredited two or four year college within the US
-Must be a legal resident or hold a valid student visa

Website:

http://www.oneearthfilmfest.org/contest-details/

Must create a short film 3-8 minutes about one of the following topics (see website for specific requirements):
Water, Waste, Food, Transportation, Energy, Open Space and Ecosystems


A Better America Scholarship Program     Max Amount: $1,000                Deadline:December 31st, 2017

Requirements:

-Currently enrolled at an accredited university in the United States.
-A citizen of the United States, or have a valid green card.
-International students studying in the United States are eligible, but they will have to demonstrate their intention to stay in the country after graduation and see through their change-making agenda.

Website:

https://geediting.com/about/scholarship-program/

Students must outline in 200 words or less how they intend to change America. As an editing and proofreading company, we value high quality writing, and therefore we will look kindly upon well written entries. Please submit your entry to scholarship@geediting.com and include your name, university or school and contact details.


One Earth Young Filmmakers Contest     Max Amount: $1,000                 Deadline: January 14th, 2018

Requirements:

-Both domestic and international students may apply
-all applicants must be enrolled or due to be enrolled in full time university education for the semester they are applying to receive this scholarship
-you can apply once per student per semester

Website:

https://resumegenius.com/scholarship

Create a resume based on the life of any fictional or non-fictional character, from TV, history, literature or myth. The resume SHOULD NOT be about yourself. Again, do NOT make a resume about your own experiences. Resumes should be no longer than two pages.