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280 Group Project Management Scholarship

Grade: 12

Deadline: 11-15-19

Scholarship Value: $500

Open to students who are either pursuing a bachelor's or master's degree in business, economics or a related field and have a GPA of at least 2.5. The student awarded the scholarship will receive a one-time payment $500 and full access to the 280 group certified product manager online course and exam to receive the certified product manager credential. Please visit: 280 group project to apply.

Alpine Recovery Lodge Scholarship Essay Contest

Grade: 12

Deadline: 11-01-19

Scholarship Value: $40,000

To apply, please submit an essay detailing how addiction has directly affected you. A winner will be chosen based on strength of essay and financial need. Please visit Alpine Recovery to apply. 

Amazon Student Scholarship

Grade: 12

Deadline: 11-20-19

Fifty students will each receive a $5,000 scholarship toward tuition and $500 to spend on textbooks at Amazon.com. Applicants must be enrolled, or planning to enroll, as a full-time undergraduate student at an accredited, nonprofit two or four-year college/university in the United States in the fall of 2018. Applicants must also join Amazon Student, a free membership program which provides exclusive benefits for students on Amazon.com. Awards will be based on merit. Applications will be scored on GPA, community service and leadership experience. Semifinalists will be required to write an essay to advance to the final round. Students can learn more and apply at: Amazon Student.

Autism Spectrum Disorder Scholarship

Grade: 12

Deadline: 11-15-19

Scholarship Value: $500

For students who are living with ASD as well as students who are siblings or children of somebody on the autism spectrum to earn an award toward continuing their education. In at least 500 words, please describe how Autism-Spectrum Disorder has impacted your life and your education. Your essay should describe what you are planning to study during your post-secondary education and your plans after graduation. Visit: Autism Spectrum to apply. 

Avive Solutioins Scholarship

Grade: 12

Deadline: 11-30-19

Scholarship Value: $750

How would you drive awareness about the importance of CPR and using an AED? Why do you think more people don't know about this public health epidemic and what creative ways would you introduce more AEDs to the public? Once you've figured out how you'd drive awareness (and save more lives!), share your proposal with us bysubmitting either a video (less than 5 minutes) or short essay (less than 1,000 words). The more innovative and creative your scholarship submission is, the better.  Please visit: Avive to apply. 

Bachus & Shanker LLC Scholarship

Grade: 12

Deadline: 11-30-19

Scholarship Value: $2,000

Write an essay of no fewer than 800 words about your opinion on the importance and efficancy of the 7th amendment and how it affects your life. Please visit: Bachus & Shanker Scholarship to apply. 

Best Hospitality Degrees Scholarship

Grade: 12

Deadline: 11-30-19

Scholarship Value: $1,500

For students enrolled as a hospitality major at a community college or university in the U.S. Career interests can include but are not limited to tourism, hotel managements, culinary arts, restaurant management, or culinary management.  Please visit: Best Hospitality Degrees to apply.

 

Daniels Scholarship

Grade: 12

Deadline: 11-15-19

Scholarship Value: varies

The Daniels Scholarship Program is a four year annually renewable college scholarship for graduating high school seniors who demonstrate exceptional character, leadership and a commitment to serving their communities. Applicants for the scholarship must also demonstrate financial need. Students no longer need to be nominated in order to apply for the Daniels Scholarship. Instead, students will have direct access to the online scholarship application on the Daniels Fund website at: Daniels ScholarshipAPPLY EARLYThe application opens October 1st. Don’t wait until the last minute. You need to have taken the ACT (minimum ACT score of 17 in each category-writing score is not required) or SAT (minimum SAT math score of 470 and evidence-based reading & writing score of 450) All test scores must come from a single test, and must be uploaded by the application deadline. You also need to complete FAFSA at https://fafsa.ed.gov  (Refer to the Daniels Scholarship website for information on selection criteria and eligibility criteria.)  You must be a citizen or permanent resident of the United States.

Danley's Garage Builders Scholarship

Grade: 12

Deadline: 11-5-19

Scholarship Value: $1,000 

Tell us about a teacher that has inspired you in your life and how that has affected you. Give us an introduction to who you are and how this teacher inspired you to be who you are today and who you will be moving forward. Acceptable essays will be between 700 and 1,000 words long that answer the question, "What Teacher has inspired you?" Please visit: Danley's to apply. 

Education Matters Scholarship

Ages: 13+

Deadline: 11-30-19

Scholarship Value: $5,000

Have you come across someone who's tried to talk you out of college, saying that it's not worth it? This scholarship is giving you the chance to state why education matters to you. Write an essay of 250 words ore less about: "What would you say to someone who thinks education doesn't matter, or that college is a waste of time and money?" Please visit: Education Matters to apply. 

ELKS MOST VALUABLE STUDENT SCHOLARSHIP

Grade: 12

Deadline: 11-5-19

Scholarship Value: $1,000 to $12,500 per year

Please go to: Elks Most Valuable Student Scholarship to apply.

Freedoms Foundation at Valley Forge

Grade: 11

Deadline: 11-16-19

*Eleventh grade students who demonstrate leadership qualities, high academic achievement, and exemplary citizenship. Students participate in a four-day conference for high school students from across the country to interact with college professors and historical interpreters. The program also includes tours of Valley Forge, Independence Hall, Constitution Center and the Liberty Bell. Students will be required to pay $400 of the total estimated cost of $1,200. The Utah Freedoms Foundation Scholarship Fund will cover the remaining costs of the conference.  If you are interested in learning more please visit Freedoms Foundation

Griswold Home Care Annual Scholarship

Grade: 12

Deadline: 11-30-19

Scholarship Value: $1,000

Griswold Home Care offers a $1,000 annual scholarship to a qualified student pursuing a bachelor's associate's, graduate or professional degree at an accredited college or university. Please visit: Griswold Scholarship to apply. 

Ivey Engineering Scholarship

Grade: 12

Deadline: 11-01-19

Scholarship Value: $1,000

Research and compose an essay of 800-1,000 words on one of these topics. 1- Six Tips for Hiring a Building Contractor for a commercial project, 2- The Pros and Cons of buying a tankless water heater, 3- Five most common fire sprinkler systems and their benefits. The essay will be judged on content and creativity with correct grammar and punctuation. Please visit: Ivey Engineering for more information. 

Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Scholarship

Grade: 12

Deadline: 11-13-19

The Jack Kent Cooke Foundation College Scholarship Program is an undergraduate scholarship program available to high-achieving high school seniors with financial need who seek to attend the nation’s best four-year colleges and universities.

Cooke College Scholars receive up to $40,000 per year, college planning support, ongoing advising, and the opportunity to network with the larger Cooke Scholar community.

Please visit Jack Kent Cooke Foundation to apply.

James Alan Cox Student Photography Scholarship

Grades: 10-12

Deadline: 11-15-19

Scholarship Value: Digital Camera Award

Student must submit 5 digital images that "tell a story". Should also have completed one year at a high school and should have taken at least one photography or related art class, and will be asked to include a brief essay. Please visit: James Alan Cox to apply. 

Maryknoll Scholarship

Grades: 6-8, 9-12

Deadline: 11-15-19

Scholarship Value: $150-$1,000

Write a 500-700 word essay on a topic insppiredby a challenge from Pope Francis "Explain how and with whom you share the good news of God's love". Entries can be submitted online or can be mailed. Please visit: Maryknoll Scholarship to apply. 

Meet IDEA Product Design Scholarship

Grades: 10-12

Deadline: 11-30-19

Scholarship Value: $500

This scholarship is for those who have a passion for design. You will need to submit a 600-800 word piece of content (with images) to describe your product design concept. This topic can be a topic of your choosing, from fashion bags to men's gear. Please visit: Meet IDEA Product Design to apply. 

National Space Club Scholarship

Grade: 12

Deadline: 11-30-19

Please visit: National Space Club to apply.

Provided to a high school senior, undergraduate or graduate student with definite plans to pursue a career in the Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) fields.

About the National Space Club and Foundation | Selection Criteria

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Since 2013, The National Space Club and Foundation has offered the opportunity for a student to give the keynote address at the National Space Club and Foundation’s annual Goddard Memorial Dinner, one of the space industry’s most prestigious gatherings. The student must intend to pursue a career in the Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) fields, be academically strong and excel in public speaking.

In addition to speaking at the Goddard Memorial Dinner, the individual selected will also receive a scholarship, in the amount of $10,000. This scholarship is awarded to a U.S. citizen, and is open to seniors in High School through graduate students studying at an accredited educational institution in the United States, who has definite plans to pursue a career in the STEM fields.

Conditions of Eligibility

  • The applicant must be a U.S. citizen.
  • The scholarship is open to seniors in high school through graduate students.
  • The applicant must have the intention of pursuing a career in the STEM fields and plan to attend an accredited U.S. college or university to follow a course of study to pursue a career in the STEM field, with a preference for those with space related interests.
  • The applicant must not have previously spoken at the Dr. Robert H. Goddard Memorial Dinner.
  • The applicant may apply for any of the scholarships offered by the National Space Club and Foundation (Olin E Teague Scholarship and/or Keynote Scholarship) in the same year, but may only win one in the same year. Please Remember completed application and video must be uploaded to the National Space Club and Foundation website.
  • If chosen to continue, the recipient must be available to speak with the NSCF executive committee for a live audition via Skype.
  • The recipient must be available to speak at the 2019 Goddard Memorial Dinner.  Travel and lodging for the recipient and one guest will be provided by the National Space Club and Foundation.
  • Scholarship check will be provided to the college or university made payable to the applicable college or university.
  • Non-recipients will not be notified. Applicants may check www.spaceclub.org for announcement of the scholarship winner.

To apply, you must complete the online application.

For more information about the National Space Club and Foundation Keynote Scholarship, please contact National Space Club and Foundation at 202-547-0060 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

NCWIT Aspirations in Computing

Grade: Women, Grades 9-12

Deadline: 11-05-19

Scholarship Value: Varies

The NCWIT Award for Aspirations in Computing (AiC) honors high school women for their computing-related achievements and interests and encourages them to pursue their passions. Award recipients are selected based on their aptitude and aspirations in technology and computing, as demonstrated by their computing experience, computing-related activities, leadership experience, tenacity in the face of barriers to access, and plans for post-secondary education. Please visit: NCWIT to apply. 

Pest Control Hacks Essay Scholarship Contest

Ages: 17+

Deadline: 11-16-19

Scholarship Value: $1,000

Write a 500 word or less essay about one of these two topics: 1- "The day from the life of an insect." or 2- "Urban pests: today and hundreds of years ago." Specific details available on their website. Please take note, that the Pests Control Hacks won't consider essays that do not correspond to their terms and have the signs of plagiarism. Please visit: Pest Control Hacks to apply.

 

Prudential Spirit of Community

Grade: 5-12

Deadline: 11-05-19

Scholarship Value: Certificate, $1,000-$5,000

The Prudential Spirit of Community Awards were created in 1995 to recognize students in middle and high school grades who have demonstrated exemplary community service. These prestigious awards, sponsored by Prudential Financial in partnership with the National Association of Secondary School Principals (NASSP), are presented annually on the local, state and national level. For more information visit: Prudential Spirit.

Ron Brown Scholar

Grade: 12

Deadline: 11-1-19

Scholarship Value: $40,000

For African American Students ho excel academically. The Ron Brown scholarship awards the most talentedand economically challenged high school seniors who demonstrate a keen interest in public service, leadership potential, community engagement, business entrepreneurship and global citizenship. Please visit: Ron Brown to apply. 

Seattle University Sullivan Leadership Award

Grade: 12

Deadline: 11-15-19

Sullivan Scholars are selected on the basis of demonstrated academic excellence, service and leadership to receive full tuition, room, and meals for each of four years of undergraduate study at Seattle University. Nine Sullivan Leadership Awards are given each year. While attending Seattle University, award recipients participate in a 4-year leadership development program. The Sullivan Leadership Award application and information can be found at: Seattle University.

School House Connection Youth Scholarship

Grade: 12

Deadline: 11-10-19

Scholarship Value: $2,000 (10)

Provides scholarships and support to youth who have experienced homelessness to ensure their completion of a post-secondary education program. Please visit School House Connection to apply. 

Sixt Scholars Program

Grade: 12

Deadline: 11-30-19

Scholarship Value: $5,000 (5)

This program is designed to assist high school students who plan to continue their education in college. Must have at least a 3.7GPA, and extracurricular activities and financial need will be considered. Please visit: Sixt Scholars to apply. 

Stokes Educational Scholarship (Science Technology, Engineering,Math)

Grade: 12

Deadline: 11-15-19

National Security Agency’s Stokes Educational Scholarship Program for STEM (i.e. students interested in Science Technology, Engineering & Math). Please visit the website for more information at: Stokes Educational Scholarship.

University of Utah Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Youth Leadership Awards

Grade: 7-12

Deadline: 11-28-19

Students need to be nominated for this award. If you feel you meet the criteria, talk to Julie Mattson in the counseling center. The criteria is: *dedication in the areas of social action, building bridges among cultures, and positive change to be nominated.

University Tutor Monthly Essay Contest

Ages: 16+

Deadline: 11-30-19

Scholarship Value: $100

Write a 300-900 word essay based on a different prompt each month. Please visit: University Tutor to apply. 

 

USHLI: Scholarship for Young Hispanic Leaders

Grade: 12

Deadline: 11-30-19

Scholarship Value: $500-$1,000

Applicant must be enrolled or accepted for enrollment as a full time student, in an accredited four year or two year institution in the U.S., and demonstrate a verifiable need for financial support. At least one parent must be of Hispanic ancestry. Application will include essay questions, a photo, resume, transcript and letters of recommendation. (Give those writing letters enough time before the deadline!). Please visit: USHLI to apply. 

USSTEM (Utah Sustainability, Science, Technology, Engineering and Math Scholars Program)

Grade: 12

Deadline: 11-01-19 (priority) 2-1-19 (non priority)

This scholarship is offered through University of Utah. Please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for further questions. Please visit USSTEM for more details and information.

Utah Jump Start/ AFCU Scholarship

Grade: 12

Deadline: 11-30-19

Scholarship Value: $1,250 (3)

We are looking for creative, engaging video entries that capture the important principles of preparing financially for college while keeping debt to a minimum. Upload a 90 second YouTube video about how you are responsibly planning to pay for college. Please visit: Utah Jump Start to apply. 

Utah State Senate Visual Arts Scholarship

Grade: 9- 12

Deadline: 11-5-19

Scholarship Value: $500-$5,000

The Visual Arts Scholarship competition is an opportunity for students to receive a scholarship of up to $5,000 with 25 different placements, all having monetary value. The selection committee is seeking two-dimensional, original visual art images of the exterior of the Utah State Capitol building and/or architectural features of the building. Students’ work can take on the forms of either oil, pen and ink, water color, printmaking, graphic design or digital drawing. For more information please go to: https://artsandmuseums.utah.gov/senate-visual-art-competition/

Varsity Tutor Montly Essay Contest

Ages: 16+

Deadline: 11-15-19

Scholarship Value: $200

Write a 200-900 word essay based on a different prompt each month. November topic: "Describe one way you believe you have positively impacted your high schol and its student body". Please visit: Varsity Tutor to apply. 

Voice of Democracy

Grade: 9-12

Deadline: 11-01-19

It’s time again for VFW’s Voice of Democracy scholarship competition. For more than 60 years, VFW has supported the education of our country’s most promising and talented students (grades 9-12) with impressive scholarships. First prize is a $30,000 scholarship paid directly to the American college, university or vocational/technical school of the student’s choice! Record your original 3-5 minute (+ or – 5 seconds max.) essay on a standard cassette tape or CD. One student per CD or cassette. This year’s theme : “My Vision for America”. An official entry form must be completed by all contestants. Please visit: Voice of democracy for more information and for an application. Our local VFW post information is: Contact: Doug Ferguson Phone: 801-6330610. VFW Post 1481 907 12th Street Ogden, Utah 84404

Wendys High School Heisman

Grade: 12

Deadline: 11-09-19

Apply now!!! Get the National recognition you deserve! This is for students who never settle – not in the classroom, on the field, or in their communities. These well rounded seniors reach higher in every aspect of school and life. Then they give a little more. Apply TODAY at WendysHeisman.

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