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Scholarship Opportunities

The following is a list of scholarships available through outside organizations.

DISCLAIMER:
Be advised that the scholarships listed on this page are not offered, administered or awarded by Western Nevada College. Although the college attempts to assure that the links listed are legitimate and reputable sources, and the college lists them as a means of making scholarship information available to students, the college cannot guarantee the validity of any claims made by these organizations on their websites. Accordingly, students should be cautious in providing personally identifiable information on internet sites and should report suspicious sites to the college. Western Nevada College is not responsible for how personally identifiable information you provide in pursuing scholarships may be used.

Business

Award: $10,000

Application Information

  • Application Due: December 1, 2016
  • Website: SEO.Expert
  • Submission: 1,500 to 2,000-word essay

Eligibility Criteria

  • Minimum GPA: 2.75
  • Be a junior, senior or graduate student majoring in business, communications or a web-based technology
  • Write a 1,500 to 2,000 word article about a topic relevant to search engine optimization and online marketing
  • Authorize SEO Expert permission to publish their essay on its website
  • Be a citizen of the United States of America

Computer Science

Award: Various
This resource provides a listing of scholarships available to Computer Science majors.

Application Information

Cosmetics

Award: $4000

Application Information

Eligibility Criteria

  • National Laser Institute students with earnings less that 80% of the mean income in their area.

Dental

Award: $1,000

Application Information

  • Application Due: September 15, 2017
  • Website: SacharDental.com
  • Submission: 800 to 1,000-word essay

Eligibility Criteria

  • Anyone in the United States who is pursuing post-secondary education in the dental field.

Disabilities

Award: $500

Application Information

Eligibility Criteria

  • Minimum GPA: 2.5
  • Open to all college, and university students with a mobility disability who use a wheelchair, or other mobility devices on a regular basis.
  • Must be currently enrolled at an accredited college, or university in the U.S.
  • Aged sixteen (16) years or older

Award: $1,000
3 Scholarships are awarded each semester. Deadlines are October 20th for Spring, and June 20th for Fall Semester.

Application Information

  • Application Due: October 20, 2016
  • Submission: Essay

Eligibility Criteria

  • Minimum GPA: 3.0
  • This scholarship is available to students suffering from Type 1 or Type 2 Diabetes.

Award: $1,500
Scholarship is offered specifically to brain injury victims and their loved ones.

Application Information

  • Application Due: November 30, 2016
  • Website: JimDodsonLaw.com
  • Submission: 500-word essay

Eligibility Criteria

  • Minimum GPA: 2.75
  • Currently enrolled in a four year college either part time or full time.
  • While academic success need not be a determining factor, each applicant must demonstrate a capacity for success in their chosen field.

Award: $1,000

Application Information

  • Application Due: December 15, 2016
  • Website: JohnFoy.com
  • Submission: 500 to 1,000-word essay

Eligibility Criteria

  • You or a loved one have been affected by leukemia.
  • You are enrolled in an accredited college or university as an undergraduate or you are an incoming freshman at an accredited institution in the United States.

Award: $1,000

Application Information

  • Application Due: March 1, 2017
  • Website: FabrieleLaw.com
  • Submission: 500-word essay

Eligibility Criteria

  • Minimum GPA: 3.3
  • Applicants must be enrolled in an institution of higher education in the Fall Semester of 2017. If the applicant is still awaiting admission or deciding on a school when submitting the application, that is fine. However, before granting the scholarship we will need to ensure that the applicant is enrolled for the Fall of 2017.

Education

Award: $1000

Application Information

Eligibility Criteria

  • Candidates must be applying to or currently attending a teaching educational program.
  • Candidates must be willing to share their stories on ToBecomeATeacher.org on how they used the scholarship to enhance their career path potential.

Award: $2,500

Application Information

  • Application Due: April 1, 2017
  • Website: Teaching.org
  • Submission: Essay questions

Eligibility Criteria

  • Minimum GPA: 3.5
  • Must be 18 years of age or older

Engineering Science & Design

Award: $1,000

Application Information

  • Application Due: November 30, 2016
  • Website: ShopToilet.com
  • Submission: 1,000 to 1,500-word essay

Eligibility Criteria

  • Minimum GPA: 3.0
  • We are providing a Civil Engineering Scholarship, which is only available to enrolled students in any institute.
  • Applicant must be at least 17 years old for this scholarship.

Award: $1,200

Application Information

  • Application Due: December 1, 2016
  • Website: FoldABiky.com
  • Submission: 300-word paragraph

Eligibility Criteria

  • Minimum GPA: 3.0
  • Age required for application is minimum 17.
  • Scholarship is only for Mechanical Engineering Enrolled Students.

General Studies

Award: $1,000

Application Information

Eligibility Criteria

  • You must be 18 years of age or older at the time of the scholarship award.
  • A citizen of the United States.
  • Currently enrolled or accepted at an accredited college or university in the United States.
  • You must be a graduating senior in high school or a freshmen, sophomore, or junior in college.

Award: $1,000
Each quarter, two students will be selected to each receive $1,000 in scholarship funds.

Application Information

Eligibility Criteria

  • 18 years or older
  • Undergraduate or graduate students
  • Accepted to or enrolled in a college or university in the United States

Award: $1,000

Application Information

Eligibility Criteria

  • This scholarship is only for students that are currently enrolled in institutions of higher learning (colleges, universities).

Award: $1,000

Application Information

  • Application Due: April 15, 2016
  • Website: ThingsMenBuy.com
  • Submission: 500-word essay

Eligibility Criteria

  • Must be a legal resident of the USA.

Award: $1,000
Deadlines for this scholarship are July 31st for Fall, and November 30th for Spring semesters.

Application Information

  • Application Due: July 31, 2016
  • Website: BodyDetails.com
  • Submission: 500 to 1,000-word essay

Eligibility Criteria

  • Minimum GPA: 2.8
  • Applicant must be a current student at an accredited undergraduate or graduate university.

Award: $2,500

Application Information

Award: $1000

Application Information

Eligibility Criteria

  • Students who are currently attending or planning on attending college or graduate school in the near future.

Award: $4,000

Application Information

Eligibility Criteria

  • Minimum GPA: 3.1

Award: $1500
2 Scholarships Awarded Annually

Application Information

Eligibility Criteria

  • Minimum GPA: 3.0
  • Applicants should be enrolled in an accredited university, in the U.S.A.

Award: $1000

Application Information

  • Application Due: August 31, 2016
  • Website: GreatClubs.com
  • Submission: 600-word essay OR 5-minute video

Eligibility Criteria

  • Minimum GPA: 3.0

Award: $1,000

Application Information

  • Application Due: August 31, 2016
  • Website: OroCRM.com
  • Submission: 500-word essay

Eligibility Criteria

  • Open to high school seniors and any student enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program by January 1, 2016 at any accredited U.S. college, university or institute.

Award: $1000

Application Information

  • Application Due: August 31, 2016
  • Website: MyOpportunity.com
  • Submission: 500-word essay

Eligibility Criteria

  • Students enrolled in a undergraduate degree program by September 1,2016.

Award: $1000

Application Information

  • Application Due: August 31, 2016
  • Website: GetVoip.com
  • Submission: 500-word essay

Eligibility Criteria

  • Students enrolled in an accredited U.S. college or university degree program by September 1, 2016.

Award: $1,000 AUD

Application Information

Eligibility Criteria

  • Be studying at an accredited international university or college.
  • In any year but your first of studies.

Award: $500

Application Information

  • Application Due: September 15, 2016
  • Website: VitalityMedical.com
  • Submission: Visual poem & 500 to 1000-word statement

Eligibility Criteria

  • Minimum GPA: 3.0
  • Enrolled at an accredited high school, college, or university in the U.S.
  • Enrolled at the undergraduate level or your final year of high school.
  • Aged sixteen (16) years or older.
  • Carry a status of "good standing" (i.e. currently enrolled).

Award: $1,000
Submissions are due on September 15th for Spring and March 15th for Fall Semester.

Application Information

  • Application Due: September 15, 2016
  • Website: MJQLaw.com
  • Submission: 500-word essay

Eligibility Criteria

  • Any student, 24 years old or younger, that is currently admitted or enrolled in a four-year college/university or graduate school or will be applying to one in the next calendar year is eligible.

Award: $1,000
Deadlines: September 15th & January 15th of each year.

Application Information

  • Application Due: September 15, 2016
  • Website: MayFirm.com
  • Submission: 300-word essay

Award: $1000

Application Information

Eligibility Criteria

  • You must be a student who is currently enrolled in a high school, trade school, college or university.

Award: $500

Application Information

Eligibility Criteria

  • United States resident students currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program.

Award: $5,000

Application Information

  • Application Due: September 30, 2016
  • Website: MyKoolSmiles.com
  • Submission: Essay

Eligibility Criteria

  • Minimum GPA: 3.0
  • Enrolled in an accredited high school, college or university in the United States.
  • Students must either be in the final year of high school, enrolled as an undergraduate, or a graduate student in an U.S accredited institution.
  • Considered in academic "Good Standing" at current institution - i.e not on academic probation or suspension.

Award: $350

Application Information

  • Application Due: October 1, 2016
  • Website: MilanoFree.it
  • Submission: 5-minute video OR 1,000-word essay

Eligibility Criteria

  • Students at an accredited college/university for the coming year.

Award: $1000

Application Information

Eligibility Criteria

  • Students currently attending or planning to attend a college during the 2016-2017 school year.
  • Students in good academic standing.
  • 18 years of age or older, or have permission from a legal parent/guardian.

Award: $650

Application Information

Award: $500

Application Information

Award: $500

Application Information

  • Application Due: October 28, 2016
  • Website: ClementsLaw.com
  • Submission: 500-word essay

Eligibility Criteria

  • Available to all students who are attending or planning to attend a U.S. college or university during the fall of 2016 or winter of 2017.

Award: $2000

Application Information

Eligibility Criteria

  • Full-time and part-time students who are currently studying.

Award: $2,500
One $2,500 award for each 250 essays submitted.

Application Information

Award: $500

Application Information

Eligibility Criteria

  • Minimum GPA: 3.0
  • This scholarship is available to individuals enrolled in any field of study in a two-year or four-year collegiate program.

Award: $2500
One award for each 250 essays received.

Application Information

Eligibility Criteria

  • Any citizen or resident of the U.S. who will be enrolled in a U.S. college or university for the 2016-2017 school year

Award: $1,000

Application Information

  • Application Due: October 31, 2016
  • Website: 10Beasts.com
  • Submission: 500 to 1,000-word essay

Eligibility Criteria

  • Only for students that are currently enrolled in colleges, universities or high schools.
  • The piece of content you are going to create must be unique and creative. The words of your content must be able to convince anyone that you know what you’re doing and you are correct.
  • While reading the articles that are submitted, we will take note of several factors including creativity, value of the provided information and few others.

Award: $1,900
1st Place: $1,900, Second Place: $700, Third Place: $400

Application Information

  • Application Due: November 1, 2016
  • Website: MigVapor.com
  • Submission: 800-word essay

Eligibility Criteria

  • You have to be at least 18 years old
  • To apply, you must be a full-time student at an accredited four-year or two-year university, community college or junior college, or a graduate degree program.
  • This scholarship is offered nationwide to United States citizens.

Award: $1000
Applications for this scholarship are accepted from January 1 to November 1 of every year.

Application Information

Eligibility Criteria

  • Any U.S. student enrolled in post-secondary education in the upcoming semester.

Award: $1,000

Application Information

  • Application Due: November 1, 2016
  • Website: USDrugLawSuit.com
  • Submission: 500-word essay

Award: $500

Application Information

Award: $1000

Application Information

  • Application Due: November 15, 2016
  • Website: Zumper.com
  • Submission: Essay

Eligibility Criteria

  • Legal U.S. residents.
  • Current high school or college students who will be attending an accredited institution in Fall 2016.

Award: $1,000

Application Information

Eligibility Criteria

  • Must be a legal resident of the United States
  • Must be attending school before the end of 2016

Award: $1,000
Applications are due March 31 for Fall semester and November 15 for the Winter semester

Application Information

  • Application Due: November 15, 2016
  • Website: StartStanding.org
  • Submission: 1,000 to 2,000-word essay

Eligibility Criteria

  • Minimum GPA: 3.0
  • Enrolled at an accredited high school, college, or university in the U.S.
  • Enrolled at the undergraduate level or your final year of high school
  • Aged sixteen (16) years or older
  • Carry a status of “good standing” (i.e. currently enrolled)

Award: $1,000

Application Information

Eligibility Criteria

  • Minimum GPA: 3.0
  • Must be 16 years old or older to enter
  • Entrants must be attending or plan on attending a 2 or 4 year college, university or graduate program. Proof of attendance will be required for any winner of the contest.

Award: $1,500

Application Information

  • Application Due: November 18, 2016
  • Website: BuildASign.com
  • Submission: 500 to 750-word essay

Eligibility Criteria

  • Minimum GPA: 3.5
  • Participation and leadership in community and school activities.
  • Must have a 3.5 cumulative GPA or higher.

Award: $500

Application Information

Eligibility Criteria

  • We encourage students who are currently enrolled in a trade school, university, college, or high school to submit their video application.

Award: $1000

Application Information

  • Application Due: November 21, 2016
  • Website: YouthNoise.com
  • Submission: 5-minute video

Eligibility Criteria

  • Students who are currently enrolled in a high school, college, university, or trade school are encouraged to submit their video application.

Award: $1000

Application Information

Eligibility Criteria

  • This prize is only for those who are students at present, and now enrolled at a college, trade school, high school or university.

Award: $500

Application Information

Eligibility Criteria

  • Currently enrolled at an accredited high school, college, or university in the U.S.
  • Must be enrolled as either an undergraduate or in the final year of high school.
  • Non-degree and undergraduate level in any fields of study may apply.

Award: $1000

Application Information

Eligibility Criteria

  • Open to all applicants.

Award: $1,000

Application Information

  • Application Due: November 30, 2016
  • Website: ThankYourSkin.com
  • Submission: 500 to 1,000-word essay

Eligibility Criteria

  • We welcome students from universities and colleges. If you are below 18 years old, or if you’re still in high school, make sure to get the consent of your parents or legal guardians first before joining.
  • Having a strong passion for natural skin care is a major plus factor as we will be choosing a scholar who believes in the same vision and values as ThankYourSkin.

Award: $500

Application Information

Eligibility Criteria

  • Minimum GPA: 3.0
  • This scholarship is open to any college student or high school student with plans to attend college in the upcoming school year. This includes students attending 2-year-colleges and trade schools in addition to colleges and universities.
  • All eligible candidates must be in good academic standing.

Award: $1,000

Application Information

  • Application Due: November 30, 2016
  • Website: ConsumerRemarks.com
  • Submission: 500 to 1,000-word essay

Eligibility Criteria

  • Applicable only to students who are currently enrolled for an undergraduate or graduate program.
  • The essay content must be creative and unique.
  • He/She must have a passion towards creative writing.

Award: $500

Application Information

  • Application Due: November 30, 2016
  • Website: LibbyGill.com
  • Submission: Essay

Award: $1,500

Application Information

  • Application Due: November 30, 2016
  • Website: Safeco.com
  • Submission: 600 to 800-word essay

Eligibility Criteria

  • All applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent legal residents of the United States and must be enrolled on a full-time basis (per school requirements) and be in good academic standing at a school accredited by one or more of the nationally recognized accrediting agencies listed by the U.S. Department of Education, including a two- or four-year college or university, or a graduate school program.

Award: $1,000

Application Information

  • Application Due: November 30, 2016
  • Website: AirNeeds.com
  • Submission: 1,000-word essay

Eligibility Criteria

  • Only students and graduates students that are currently enrolled in colleges and universities can participate in this scholarship.

Award: $1000

Application Information

  • Application Due: December 1, 2016
  • Website: VictimsLawyer.com
  • Submission: 500-word essay

Eligibility Criteria

  • Student attending or planning on attending a U.S. college or university.

Award: $500

Application Information

  • Application Due: December 1, 2016
  • Website: Dronethusiast.com
  • Submission: 1-page essay

Eligibility Criteria

  • High school or college students.

Award: $1,000

Application Information

Eligibility Criteria

  • Undergraduate and graduate students of accredited US university or college.

Award: $1,000

Application Information

  • Application Due: December 1, 2016
  • Website: PlayYourCourse.com
  • Submission: 5-minute video

Eligibility Criteria

  • Minimum GPA: 3.0
  • Current high school (or home-schooled) seniors attending school in the United States OR current college students already studying at an accredited U.S. post-secondary institution.
  • U.S. citizens.
  • Anticipating completion of high school diploma at time of application or already in possession of high school diploma / GED.
  • Planning to or already currently pursuing a degree at an accredited U.S. post-secondary institution.

Award: $2,500

Application Information

  • Application Due: December 1, 2016
  • Website: PlumFund.com
  • Submission: 5-minute video

Eligibility Criteria

  • The Plumfund #WomenLeaders $2,500 Scholarship is available for undergraduate students studying at an accredited U.S. college or university during the 2016-17 academic year.

Award: $1,000

Application Information

  • Application Due: December 5, 2016
  • Website: MagneticTrading.com
  • Submission: 500 to 1,000-word essay

Eligibility Criteria

  • Studying in the fields of Business, Economics, Banking or Finance is recommended but not required.

Award: $1,000

Application Information

Eligibility Criteria

  • Students can be attending or planning to attend any college or graduate school in the United States.
  • Applicants can be pursuing any degree.
  • All applicants must be attending or plan on attending for their first year.

Award: $1,000

Application Information

  • Application Due: December 15, 2016
  • Website: LeadRoster.com
  • Submission: Video

Eligibility Criteria

  • Studying in the fields of Business, Marketing, Computer Science, Communications, or IT are recommended but not required.

Award: $350

Application Information

Eligibility Criteria

  • Enrolled in an undergraduate program in a college or university in the United States.

Award: $500
This scholarship is available every month and all submissions are due by 11:59 pm PST on the 20th of every month.

Application Information

  • Application Due: December 20, 2016

Eligibility Criteria

  • Minimum GPA: 3.0
  • Must currently be enrolled as a high school or college/university student within the United States or Canada.
  • Must currently be enrolled as a high school or college/university student within the United States or Canada.
  • Must have designed an innovative project that makes a difference in the lives of others (This could be a website, series of blogs, an app, fundraising event, etc.)
  • Must submit an essay describing the goal of the particular project and provide supporting documentation.
  • The essay, idea, or creation must be the applicant’s original work.

Award: $1,000

Application Information

  • Application Due: December 22, 2016
  • Website: ShowBoxAppz.com
  • Submission: 2,500 to 5,000-word essay

Award: $2,000

Application Information

Eligibility Criteria

  • Minimum GPA: 3.0
  • Students must be attending college by Spring 2017.
  • They must also have been affected by a car accident, either personally or through a blood-relative.
  • Special consideration will be given to students pursuing a law-related area of study, though it is not requirement.

Award: $1000

Application Information

Award: $1,000

Application Information

  • Application Due: December 31, 2016
  • Website: ReviewsByExpert.com
  • Submission: 1,000 to 1,500-word essay

Eligibility Criteria

  • You should have a flair for creative writing, and your content must be powerful to grab eyes of the audience.
  • You must be a student enrolled in high school, college or university in the United States to apply for a scholarship.
  • Content that is submitted for participation must be unique and appealing.
  • The content that you would submit must be of required word length, half content or less than the minimum word count mentioned content would not be taken into consideration.

Award: $1,000

Application Information

Award: $1,000

Application Information

Eligibility Criteria

  • Students who are presently enrolled at a high school, college, university or a trade school.

Award: $1,000

Application Information

  • Application Due: December 31, 2016
  • Website: BestSteamMop.net
  • Submission: 500 to 1,000-word essay

Eligibility Criteria

  • This scholarship is only for students that are currently enrolled in colleges, universities or high schools during the fall 2016 academic year.

Award: $500

Application Information

Eligibility Criteria

  • Minimum GPA: 3.0
  • Students who are currently enrolled in a university, college, trade school or high school.
  • Students must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents.

Award: $500

Application Information

Eligibility Criteria

  • Minimum GPA: 3.0

Award: $500

Application Information

Eligibility Criteria

  • Students who will be enrolled in college as either an undergraduate or graduate student in the 2016-2017 school year.

Award: $1,000

Application Information

Eligibility Criteria

  • Applications for the scholarship can be submitted by any high school senior or high school graduate in the USA, Canada, and the United Kingdom.
  • Applicants must be accepted to a college and enrolled in courses full time.

Award: $1,000

Application Information

Eligibility Criteria

  • Must be legal US resident, must already be accepted as an incoming full-time student, or currently enrolled full-time as an Undergraduate or Graduate student, at an accredited college/university in the US.

Award: $1,000

Application Information

Eligibility Criteria

  • Minimum GPA: 3.0
  • High school senior entering college, current college students, or graduate school.
  • Applicant must be at least 16 years of age.
  • Applicants must be legal residents or citizen of the United States.

Award: $2,000

Application Information

Eligibility Criteria

  • Student is enrolled either as a high school student or college student at a verified educational institute.
  • All students studying in the United States and Canada may apply. However, students who demonstrate a passion for learning AND study a Marketing, Commerce, Business or I.T course/degree will be favored.

Award: $500

Application Information

Eligibility Criteria

  • Minimum GPA: 3.0

Award: $1,000

Application Information

Eligibility Criteria

  • Minimum GPA: 3.0

Award: $500

Application Information

Eligibility Criteria

  • Minimum GPA: 3.0

Award: $2,500

Application Information

Eligibility Criteria

  • Minimum GPA: 3.0

Award: $750

Application Information

Eligibility Criteria

  • Minimum GPA: 3.0

Award: $500

Application Information

Award: $500

Application Information

Eligibility Criteria

  • Minimum GPA: 3.0

Award: $1,000

Application Information

Eligibility Criteria

  • This scholarship is open to individuals who are planning to attend or currently enrolled in an accredited United States college or university.

Award: $1,000

Application Information

Eligibility Criteria

  • Applicant must be either a current or incoming college student.

Award: $500

Application Information

Eligibility Criteria

  • This award can only be given to students who are currently enrolled at a high school, college, university or trade school.

Award: $2000
Awarded to 5 applicants each year.

Application Information

  • Application Due: December 31, 2016
  • Website: CCBank.us

Eligibility Criteria

  • Minimum GPA: 3.0
  • Must be U.S. residents under the age of 30.
  • Must be enrolled in an academic institute at the time of the award.

Award: $6,000
2nd Place - $3,000, 3rd Place - $1,000

Application Information

  • Application Due: December 31, 2016
  • Website: Promises.com
  • Submission: 500-word essay

Eligibility Criteria

  • Must be legal U.S. residents
  • Must be at least 18 years old
  • Must be currently enrolled or have been accepted to enroll in a college or university in the U.S.

Award: $1,000

Application Information

Eligibility Criteria

  • Students must be attending a two or four year university or college in the Fall of 2016.

Award: $1,500

Application Information

  • Application Due: December 31, 2016
  • Website: WhitleyLawFirm.com
  • Submission: 1,000-word essay

Eligibility Criteria

  • Minimum GPA: 3.0
  • Open to any current undergraduate, graduate, or law school student, as well as any incoming freshman students.

Award: $1,000

Application Information

  • Application Due: December 31, 2016
  • Website: KoolRecovery.com
  • Submission: 400 to 500-word essay

Eligibility Criteria

  • You need to be a resident of the United States.
  • You must be a graduating and/or college enrollment.
  • You can’t be related to anyone on the Kool Living staff.

Award: $1,000

Application Information

  • Application Due: December 31, 2016
  • Website: BuddhaTeas.com
  • Submission: 500 to 750-word essay

Eligibility Criteria

  • Minimum GPA: 2.8

Award: $5,000

Application Information

  • Application Due: December 31, 2016
  • Website: CrowdReviews.com
  • Submission: 700 to 1,000-word essay

Eligibility Criteria

  • Minimum GPA: 3.0
  • Applicant must be an undergraduate or a graduate student attending a college or university in the U.S.
  • Applicants must be able to provide proof of enrollment.

Award: $1,000

Application Information

Eligibility Criteria

  • Minimum GPA: 3.0
  • 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.)

Award: $2,000
We will pick a winner quarterly - March 31st, June 30th, September 30th, December 31st.

Application Information

  • Application Due: December 31, 2016
  • Website: SmileTutor.sg
  • Submission: 750 to 1,000-word essay

Eligibility Criteria

  • Only graduating seniors in high school, freshmen and sophomores in college between the ages of 16 and 22 are eligible to win.

Award: $500

Application Information

  • Application Due: December 31, 2016
  • Website: ClipStrip.com
  • Submission: 2 to 5-minute video

Eligibility Criteria

  • Students who are currently enrolled in a high school, college, university, or trade school.

Award: $1500
Three scholarships will be awarded: $1500 for first place, $1000 for second place and $500 for third.

Application Information

Eligibility Criteria

  • American citizen or lawful resident aged 18 or older.
  • Enrolled full-time in a U.S. college or university.

Award: $500

Application Information

  • Application Due: January 31, 2017
  • Website: Tragoslaw.com
  • Submission: 750-word essay

Eligibility Criteria

  • Minimum GPA: 3.0
  • This scholarship is offered 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 are high school graduates or possess a GED.

Award: $1,000

Application Information

  • Application Due: February 5, 2017
  • Website: FararLawGroup.com
  • Submission: 500-word essay

Eligibility Criteria

  • Minimum GPA: 3.0
  • Participants must be enrolled at an accredited college, or university in the U.S.A.

Award: $700

Application Information

  • Application Due: February 15, 2017
  • Website: PhoneHolder.co
  • Submission: 500 to 1,000-word essay

Eligibility Criteria

  • The applicant must be currently enrolled in a college or university.

Award: $500

Application Information

Eligibility Criteria

  • This scholarship is only for students that are currently enrolled in high schools, colleges or university.

Award: $500

Application Information

  • Application Due: February 27, 2017
  • Website: ManualBirds.com
  • Submission: 3 to 5-minute videos

Eligibility Criteria

  • Minimum GPA: 3.0
  • Is a full-time student enrolled in an accredited post­-secondary institution of higher learning (college or university) or a high school senior with a legitimate acceptance letter from an accredited university or college.
  • No limit to nationalities but void where prohibited by law.

Award: $1,000

Application Information

  • Application Due: February 28, 2017
  • Website: ParentInn.com
  • Submission: 600 to 1,000-word essay

Eligibility Criteria

  • Student, who is U.S. citizen/ currently attending or planning to attend an U.S. college or university for undergraduate or graduate studies/ high school, college or graduate student or a student planning to enter college, is eligible to participate in our scholarship program.

Award: $1,000

Application Information

  • Application Due: February 28, 2017
  • Website: WalkInShowers.org
  • Submission: 1,000-word essay

Eligibility Criteria

  • He / she should be enrolled in an undergraduate or a graduate program.
  • He / she should be passionate about digital marketing or interior design
  • Any major is accepted

Award: $3,000
First Prize: $3,000, Second Prize: $2,500, Third Prize: $1,500

Application Information

  • Application Due: March 1, 2017
  • Website: EssayRoo.com
  • Submission: 600 to 800-word essay

Eligibility Criteria

  • By submitting your paper, you are agreeing to the terms and conditions of the contest, and accept the judge's decision as final.
  • All entries must be your own original work. All entries will be checked scrupulously for plagiarism. If we determine any of your work to be plagiarised, your entry will be instantly disqualified.
  • All entries must be written in English only.

Award: $3,000

Application Information

  • Application Due: March 9, 2017
  • Website: SEOScholor.com
  • Submission: 500 to 1,000-word essay

Eligibility Criteria

  • Age should be 15 years to 24 years old.
  • This scholarship is only for the students that are currently enrolled in Colleges, Universities or High School.

Award: $1000

Application Information

  • Application Due: March 15, 2017
  • Website: AttorneyGuss.com
  • Submission: 1 to 2-minute video

Eligibility Criteria

  • Anyone who is a current or aspiring college student.

Award: $1000

Application Information

  • Application Due: March 31, 2017
  • Website: Sleepopolis.com
  • Submission: 5-minute video

Eligibility Criteria

  • Minimum GPA: 3.0
  • Current high school (or home-schooled) seniors attending school in the United States OR current college students already studying at an accredited U.S. post-secondary institution
  • U.S. citizens
  • Anticipating completion of high school diploma at time of application or already in possession of high school diploma / GED
  • Planning to or already currently pursuing a degree at an accredited U.S. post-secondary institution

Award: $2,000

Application Information

  • Application Due: March 31, 2017
  • Submission: 5-minute video

Eligibility Criteria

  • Minimum GPA: 3.0
  • Be a high school senior (home schooling is accepted) in the U.S. OR a college student currently enrolled in accredited U.S. Based college or university
  • Be a U.S. Citizen
  • Have a high school diploma (or GED) or expecting to receive their high school diploma before the 2017-2018 school year
  • Be working towards a degree at an accredited U.S. Based college or university, or planning to do so

Award: $2,000

Application Information

  • Application Due: May 1, 2017
  • Website: LRWLawFirm.com
  • Submission: 500-word essay

Eligibility Criteria

  • Minimum GPA: 3.0
  • Be enrolled in a college, university, or technical school in the United States
  • Be over the age of 18

Award: $500

Application Information

Award: $1,000

Application Information

Eligibility Criteria

  • This contest is open to any student enrolled or accepted into a university, college or trade school.

Award: $500

Application Information

Eligibility Criteria

  • The contest is open to any high school senior and any student accepted into or enrolled at a university, college, or trade school.

Award: $2,000
First Prize: $2,000, Second Prize: $500

Application Information

Eligibility Criteria

  • To further opportunities for those interested in personality type and theory, undergraduate and graduate students who will be attending an accredited university or college are eligible to apply for this scholarship.
  • The scholarship is available to those who have completed at least 15 credit hours. Applications in all major fields of study are eligible.
  • Applicants will be judged on the essay they provide, contributions to the study or application of personality type as well as, their academic and non-academic achievements.
  • This is a merit-based scholarship and is not based on financial need.

Award: $500
1st Prize: $500, 2nd Prize: $300, 3rd Prize: $200

Application Information

  • Application Due: June 30, 2017
  • Website: AirToolsGuide.com
  • Submission: 500 to 2,000-word essay

Eligibility Criteria

  • Full Time or Part Time 'Undergraduate' or 'Postgraduate' Students currently studying in accredited colleges.
  • International students are welcome to apply as well.

Award: $1,500

Application Information

  • Application Due: July 1, 2017
  • Website: BuyNowSignal
  • Submission: 2,000-word essay

Award: $500

Application Information

  • Application Due: July 31, 2017
  • Website: Fittous.com
  • Submission: 750 to 1,000-word essay

Award: $1,000

Application Information

Eligibility Criteria

  • Full-time students
  • Part time students
  • Any major is accepted
  • You must be currently enrolled at an educational institution
  • You must be between 15 to 24 years of age

Award: $2,500

Application Information

  • Application Due: August 15, 2017
  • Website: HackardLaw.com
  • Submission: 500-word essay

Eligibility Criteria

  • A United States citizen.
  • 18 years of age or older at the time the scholarship is awarded.
  • Enrolled as a student in a United States college or university at the time the scholarship is awarded.
  • In good academic standing with their higher educational institution.

Award: $2,000
The winning applicants for first, second and third place receive scholarships in the amounts of $2,000, $700 and $300, respectively.

Application Information

Hardship/Need

Award: $1,500

Application Information

Award: $1000

Application Information

Eligibility Criteria

  • Minimum GPA: 3.0
  • Those who have been diagnosed with cancer or have a loved one diagnosed with cancer.
  • Have been accepted to or are currently enrolled in an accredited U.S. university.

Award: $1,000

Application Information

Eligibility Criteria

  • Minimum GPA: 3.0
  • You have been diagnosed with diabetes (any type)
  • You have been accepted to, or are currently enrolled in, an accredited college or university in the U.S. Undergraduate and graduate students are both welcome.

Health Care

Award: Various
This resource is available to search for scholarships for those pursuing a nursing degree.

Application Information

Award: $1,000
1st Prize: $1,000. 2nd Prize: $700. 3rd Prize: $500.

Application Information

  • Application Due: October 25, 2016
  • Website: MassageTut.com
  • Submission: 1,000-word essay

Eligibility Criteria

  • Minimum GPA: 2.8
  • You must be an undergraduate or graduate student currently studying in health field from an accredited University in Fall 2016.

Award: $1000

Application Information

  • Application Due: November 21, 2016
  • Website: BeckerENT.com
  • Submission: 2 to 3-minute video

Eligibility Criteria

  • Students who are currently enrolled in a pre-medical college curriculum or a post-baccalaureate pre-medical program are encouraged to submit their video application.

Award: $1,500

Application Information

  • Application Due: December 15, 2016
  • Website: XpertDox.com
  • Submission: 400-word essay

Eligibility Criteria

  • Applicant should be current undergraduate or graduate students. Incoming, full-time and pat-time students are eligible, but you need to be currently enrolled to apply.
  • Interested in medical related research (including public health) or patient care (medicine, nursing, pharmacology or nutrition)

Award: $1000

Application Information

Eligibility Criteria

  • Minimum GPA: 3.0
  • Must be actively pursuing a degree related to healthcare or the life sciences.

Award: $500

Application Information

Eligibility Criteria

  • Applicants must submit an essay that is original and entirely their own work. Any essay that contains plagiarized content or false information will be automatically disqualified.
  • Applicants must be at least 18 years old at the time of disbursement.
  • Applicants must be US citizens.
  • Applicants must be in full time education at the time that the scholarship is awarded.

Award: $2,000

Application Information

  • Application Due: December 31, 2016
  • Website: CNA.Plus
  • Submission: 3-minute video

Eligibility Criteria

  • Applicant must be enrolled in a state-approved CNA training/certification program with a vocational school, community college, university, technical institution or the Red Cross. Applicant must be a US resident and over the age of 18.

Award: $1,000

Application Information

  • Application Due: November 1, 2017
  • Website: Doctorly.org
  • Submission: 500-word essay

Eligibility Criteria

  • Candidate must be applying to or currently attending medical educational program.

Law Students

Award: $1000

Application Information

Eligibility Criteria

  • Minimum GPA: 2.8
  • Any law student or undergraduate planning to attend law school at an accredited U.S. university.

Minority Students

Award: Various
This resource provides listings for scholarship opportunities available to minority students.

Application Information

Award: Varies
This resource provides links to scholarships that are available to minority students.

Application Information

Award: Varies
This website has links to many scholarships available to minority students.

Application Information

Award: $500

Application Information

Eligibility Criteria

  • Minimum GPA: 3.0
  • 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.

Award: $2,500

Application Information

  • Application Due: November 1, 2016
  • Website: Jamas.us
  • Submission: 500 to 1,000-word essay

Eligibility Criteria

  • Minimum GPA: 2.8
  • You must be a US Citizen of Hispanic decent currently enrolled or have been accepted in an accredited college or university.

Award: Various

Application Information

Eligibility Criteria

  • Minimum GPA: 3.0
  • Muslim or active member of the Muslim community;
  • Enrollment at an accredited university in the U.S. by August 2017;
  • Majoring in an ISF supported major;
  • A Citizen or Permanent Resident of the U.S.;
  • An undergraduate (sophomore/junior/senior) or of graduate standing (includes PhD) by August 2017.

Post Graduate

Award: $1000

Application Information

Resources

Award: Various
Quickly and easily search for scholarships. This free scholarship database requires no personal information and is free to use.

Application Information

Award: Various
This website has links to many scholarships. It implies graduate level scholarships, but many scholarships are also available to undergraduate students as well.

Application Information

Award: Various
This resource provides a listing of scholarships available to any qualified applicant.

Application Information

Award: Various
This is an excellent resource to find follow-on nursing programs to continue your education after WNC. This site works with colleges and universities to provide the best information for students and job seekers interested in nursing.

Application Information

Award: Various
This resource can be used to compare many scholarships, and includes scholarship listings for minority students.

Application Information

STEM

Award: $750

Application Information

Eligibility Criteria

  • Minimum GPA: 3.5
  • You must be registered in a 4-year accredited university course in the United States of America.
  • Computer science, computer engineering or any other discipline that is technical such as electrical engineering.

Award: $2000
A grand prize of $2000 will be awarded along with two runner-up prizes of $1000 each.

Application Information

  • Application Due: December 15, 2016
  • Website: Reverie.com
  • Submission: 1,000-word essay

Eligibility Criteria

  • Minimum GPA: 3.0
  • Any current undergraduate or graduate student enrolled in an engineering, science or design program at an accredited U.S. college or university.

Award: $1,000

Application Information

Eligibility Criteria

  • Minimum GPA: 3.0
  • The applicants must be enrolled in an accredited 4-year university or college located in United States.
  • Applicants must be pursuing or intending to pursue their bachelor's degree which can be in the fields of STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math).

Veterans & Families

Award: $500

Application Information

Eligibility Criteria

  • Minimum GPA: 3.0
  • Participants must be enrolled in an accredited Law Office Study Program, or Law School, such as a judge's chambers, law school, or other university in the several states.
  • Must either prove a GPA that shows cumulative Grade Point Average(GPA) of 3.0 or higher, or proof of continuous law office study up until the time of the receipt of the award.
  • All vets must show proof of honorable discharge.

Award: $2000

Application Information

Eligibility Criteria

  • To be eligible students must have a biological parent who has served or on active duty in any branch of the military.
  • Students graduating from high school in 2017, or current college and university students.

Award: $500

Application Information

  • Application Due: May 1, 2017
  • Website: COiRubber.com
  • Submission: 500 to 1,000-word essay

Eligibility Criteria

  • Minimum GPA: 2.5
  • Open to all college, and university students who have served in the United States armed forces or reserves (any branch).
  • Proof of military service (document that states you were in the military)
  • Be a current student veteran, as proven by a DD 214 and transcript
  • Have received an honorable discharge, or be in good standing with his/her branch of service

Veterinary Medicine

Award: $500

Application Information

Eligibility Criteria

  • Minimum GPA: 3.0
  • Currently enrolled and in good standing at a WASC accredited undergraduate program in the United States.
  • Plans to pursue graduate studies in veterinary medicine.
  • Proven history of animal advocacy.
  • Ability to demonstrate financial need.

Women

Award: $1,000

Application Information

Eligibility Criteria

  • Available for women who are current undergraduate students pursuing a career in business.
  • Incoming, full-time and part-time students are eligible, but you need to be currently enrolled to apply.