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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: $1000

Application Information

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: $1000

Application Information

  • Application Due: July 31, 2016
  • Website: ErnstLawGroup.com
  • Submission: 500 - 1000 word essay

Eligibility Criteria

  • Minimum GPA: 2.8
  • Students who are, or have been, a caregiver for someone living with a serious brain injury.
  • Applicants must be currently enrolled in or have been accepted to an accredited college or university.

Award: $1000

Application Information

Eligibility Criteria

  • Minimum GPA: 2.8
  • Students living with type 1 diabetes.
  • Current law students or a students entering law school this year at an accredited law school.

Award: $1000

Application Information

Eligibility Criteria

  • Minimum GPA: 2.6

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.

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

General Studies

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: $500

Application Information

Award: $1,000

Application Information

Eligibility Criteria

  • The applicant should state where they are currently attending or planning to attend school in the body of their submission email.

Award: $1500

Application Information

Eligibility Criteria

  • Open to left-handed high school seniors and college or graduate students who live in the United States.
  • Student must enroll in college or graduate school beginning no later than Fall 2016.

Award: $500

Application Information

Eligibility Criteria

  • All applicants must be US Citizens or permanent legal residents of the United States and be a commuter/living off campus.
  • Applicants must also be attending an accredited two-year or four-year college or university in 2016 or in an accredited graduate school program, who will continue a full-time enrollment during the entirety of the 2016-2017 academic year.

Award: $500

Application Information

Eligibility Criteria

  • Minimum GPA: 3.0
  • Applicants must demonstrate they have been accepted to, or have commenced studying a Diploma, Bachelor, or Masters degree at an accredited University or College.
  • Each applicant must demonstrate strong interest in the development within their chosen field. From expansion of current competencies, skills and knowledge base.
  • Students can be enrolled as either a part time or full time student for the duration of their studies.

Award: $1,100

Application Information

Eligibility Criteria

  • Must be currently attending or planning to attend a college or university during the 2016-2017 academic year.
  • Must be in good academic standing with your current educational institution
  • For applicants under 18, you must have permission from a parent or legal guardian

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: $1,500

Application Information

Award: $1000

Application Information

  • Application Due: August 8, 2016
  • Website: EngageTheCrowd.com
  • Submission: 2 to 5-minute video

Eligibility Criteria

  • The following people are eligible for the scholarship: Students who are currently enrolled in a high school, college, university, or trade school.

Award: $2,500

Application Information

Award: $1000

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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: $500

Application Information

  • Application Due: August 15, 2016
  • Website: Chiariello.com
  • Submission: 500-word essay

Award: $1500

Application Information

Award: $2500

Application Information

  • Application Due: August 16, 2016
  • 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: $2500

Application Information

  • Application Due: August 24, 2016
  • Website: AlDavLaw.com
  • Submission: 500-word essay

Eligibility Criteria

  • Students who are currently attending or are planning on attending an accredited United States college or university during the fall 2016 semester.
  • This scholarship is only available for students attending domestic US based colleges.

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: $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: $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: $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: $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: $500

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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

  • 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

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Eligibility Criteria

  • Open to all applicants.

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: $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: $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: $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

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Award: $1,000

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Award: $1,000

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Eligibility Criteria

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

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

  • 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

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

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

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Hardship/Need

Award: $1,000

Application Information

Eligibility Criteria

  • High school seniors & above
  • Financial need
  • Evidence that you are currently attending college or college acceptance letter

Award: $1000

Application Information

  • Application Due: August 8, 2016
  • Website: HawkinsDUILaw.com
  • Submission: 500 to 1,000-word essay

Eligibility Criteria

  • Minimum GPA: 2.8
  • You are currently enrolled in or have been accepted to an accredited college or university (undergraduate or post-graduate level).
  • You are either a survivor of childhood cancer yourself or a loved one has been directly affected by childhood cancer.

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: $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: $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: $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 website has links to many scholarships available to minority students.

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

Application Information

Award: $500

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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.

Post Graduate

Award: $1000

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Resources

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

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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.

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

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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.

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

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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.

Working Parents

Award: $1,000

Application Information

  • Application Due: August 13, 2016
  • Website: Job-Applications.com
  • Submission: 600 to 1,000-word essay

Eligibility Criteria

  • Minimum GPA: 3.0
  • Is a full or part-time student who is in an accredited U.S. post-secondary educational institution (including, but not limited to, college, university or trade school, or similarly accredited program).
  • Has worked an average of at least twelve (12) hours for each of the previous four (4) weeks at the time of applying.
  • Is a residential parent of at least one minor child.
  • Is a legal resident of the United States of America.
  • Is eighteen (18) years of age or older at the time of applying.