Scholarships Ending in July, August, and September 2019

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Scholarships Ending in July 2019

AAUW Lew Williams Scholarship and Leila Sulkes Scholarship
Amount: $2,000
Closing Date: July 31, 2019
Description: The Freehold Branch of AAUW will award two $2,000 scholarships – the Lew Williams Scholarship and the Leila Sulkes Scholarship – for the upcoming academic year. In order to apply, you must be a female at least 25 years of age; reside in one of the following communities: Colts Neck, Englishtown, Farmingdale, Freehold Borough, Freehold Township, Howell, Manalapan, Marlboro, Morganville; and have a minimum 3.0 GPA. Must be enrolled in a bachelor’s degree program having completed a minimum of 60 credit – or – a master’s degree program having completed a minimum of six credits. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider’s website.

 

Annie Ibok Scholarship
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: July 31, 2019
Description: This scholarship seeks to provide financial aid to underserved students of color in their undergraduate studies to help offset tuition costs and other expenses. Applicants must be a recent high school graduate from the states of Washington or California, attending an HBCU as a full-time freshman in the upcoming fall with a declared major. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider’s website.

 

Baron & Budd Mesothelioma Cancer Victims Memorial Scholarships
Amount: $2500
Closing Date: July 16, 2019
Description: Each entry must be an entering freshman only for any major field of study or undecided major, entering a US-based four-year university or college or a two-year college, provide two letters of recommendation, submit either a written essay or video, and accepted into a university or college. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider’s website.

 

Black Girl 44 Scholarship
Amount: $1500
Closing Date: July 31, 2019
Description: The Black Girl 44 Scholarship was created by former Obama White House alum Deesha Dyer and includes contributions from more than 55 Black / African-American women who worked in the Obama White House. This private and independent initiative will award three $1,500 scholarships to Black/African-American women college students who have earned a Washington, D.C. internship that relates to policy, community engagement, community service, advocacy, global relations or politics. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider’s website.

 

BrightLife Direct Physical Therapy Scholarship
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: July 12, 2019
Description: BrightLife Direct is awarding a scholarship of $1,000 to a student currently enrolled full-time in an occupational therapy, physical therapy (PT) or a physical therapy assistant (PTA) program. All PT and PTA programs must be accredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE). All Occupational Therapy programs must be accredited by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE). For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider’s website.

 

Cardinal Principal Scholarship
Amount: $500
Closing Date: July 15, 2019
Description:3 $500.00 scholarships will be awarded to incoming freshmen at the University of Cincinnati.
Selected applicants will schedule an interview during their orientation session at the University of Cincinnati. If the applicant is unable to interview in person, a Skype interview will be required. Selected applicants will be invited to attend a celebratory dinner where scholarships will be awarded. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider’s website.

 

Chad Smith “Smalls” Scholarship
Amount: $500
Closing Date: July 31, 2019
Description: To qualify for the $500 Chad Smith “Smalls” Scholarship you must provide name, address, phone, and email address, a transcript demonstrating at least a 2.5 cumulative grade point average, demonstrate significant volunteer work in your community (with preference given to leadership roles), working with our homeless and communities in need, provide a 250-word (minimum) essay describing your volunteer work in your community, and the impact it made, and provide a letter of support from the organization(s) you volunteered with. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider’s website.

 

College Fund of Pinellas County Grant
Amount: $4,000
Closing Date: July 19, 2019
Description: The College Fund provides funds to supplement the college scholarships of qualified students. Grants are $1,000 per school year ($500 per semester) until the student receives a maximum of $4,000 or graduates with a bachelor’s degree, whichever comes first; however, retention in the program is dependent upon a review of student grades, course load, and financial need after each semester. To qualify for a grant from the College Fund, a student must be a U.S. citizen with permanent home address in Pinellas County and be a recipient of a Pell grant. See the College Fund website for additional requirements. Application form can be downloaded from website. Deadline for application is July 19. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider’s website.

 

Connie Priscilla Fund Scholarship
Amount: $2,500
Closing Date: July 22, 2019
Description: Applicants must be an African-American, graduating high school senior with a minimum 3.0 GPA who is actively involved in leadership at school or in the community. Must reside in a single parent and/or low income household. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider’s website.

 

Dr. Nicholas Vacc Scholarship (Doctoral)
Amount: $5,000
Closing Date: July 31, 2019
Description: Applicants must currently be board certified by holding the National Certified Counselor (NCC) credential. If the applicant is not currently board certified, they must document a full state license as a professional counselor, a passing score on the National Counselor Examination for Licensure and Certification (NCE) or the National Clinical Mental Health Counseling Examination (NCMHCE); and a commitment to apply for the NCC credential and to complete the application within the shortest possible timeframe after notification of the MFP award.
Applicants must be currently enrolled full time for the upcoming semester and be in good standing in a Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP)-accredited, doctoral-level counseling program, have taken courses during the previous semester, may not have a pending status, deferred status or other future start date for coursework. Applicants are expected to graduate within three years of the date of the Fellowship funding, applicants must be a member of Chi Sigma Iota.

 

Echard Marquette, P.C. Trial Lawyer Scholarship

Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: July 31, 2019
Description: Echard Marquette, P.C. is excited to announce the Trial Lawyer Scholarship. We’re proud of the work we do representing injured people. That’s why we want to support other trial lawyers in training. Our scholarship is for $1,000. It is open to first and second year law students. There is a strong preference (but not a requirement) for students who intend to practice personal injury law in western Pennsylvania. One award will be made. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider’s website.

 

Express to De-Stress! Video Contest

Amount: $300
Closing Date: July 31, 2019
Description: Teen inspires teen and learn to stay positive! Help raise awareness about stress resilience and mental health by submitting a short video along with a brief 2-min survey. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider’s website.

 

FCHCC Achieving the Dream Scholarship

Amount: $2,000
Closing Date: July 31, 2019
Description: FCHCC is awarding ten $2,000 scholarships to deserving Hispanic applicants. The Achieving The Dream Scholarship is for students of Hispanic/Latino descent who are pursuing an Associate’s, Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree. Applicants are required to submit a three-minute video showing “a day in the life of a student”; prepare double-spaced typewritten essay between 400 to 500 words. Must have at least one parent or grandparent of Hispanic/Latino origin from a Spanish speaking country. Must have a minimum 3.0 GPA and be a resident of one of five counties listed: Duval, Baker, St. Johns, Clay, and Nassau. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider’s website.

 

FTF Teen Travel Writing Scholarship

Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: July 12, 2019
Description: Tell us: Have you taken an unexpectedly wonderful – or terrible but funny – trip with your family? Or have you journeyed somewhere with a school group or sports team and have some advice on how to make the most of your experience or destination? Have you gone somewhere – near or far – that opened up new ways of looking at the world? Family Travel Forum invites you to submit travel blogs that are serious, funny or contemplative, as long as they are informative. Applicants must be ages 13-18 and attending grades 8-12. Applicants must be attending junior high or high school in the United States or Canada, or an American international school abroad, or be enrolled in a U.S. homeschool program. Travel blogs must be no more than 600 words in length, and the trip must have been taken in the last five years. Entries must include text and be illustrated by at least one photo, digital artwork or video. Travel essays must include practical details so that others can follow in your footsteps. Details should include names of attractions, museums, theme parks, resorts, restaurants, the local beach, etc. with URLs as appropriate. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider’s website.

 

Future Contractors Scholarship

Amount: $750
Closing Date: July 31, 2019
Description: CCIS is dedicated to the future of the contractor community. We are excited to offer scholarships for graduating high school seniors and currently enrolled college students who are interested in pursuing a career in the construction industry. Applicants must apply online and include Full Name, Email Address, Permanent Mailing Address, Current/Planned University, Projected Graduation Date, and Area of Study/Major and Essay based on the prompt. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider’s website.

 

International Association for Intelligence Education Scholarship

Amount: $1500
Closing Date: July 31, 2019
Description: The International Association for Intelligence Education Scholarship is for intelligence professionals and personnel desiring to make a career in the intelligence field. Your essay should describe your affiliation with the intelligence career field or how you are working towards that goal. The winner will receive a mentor in the intelligence career field. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider’s website.

 

Jim & Anna Hyonjoo Lint Scholarship

Amount: $1500
Closing Date: July 31, 2019
Description: The Jim & Anna Hyonjoo Lint National Security Scholarships offers to help further the education and career development of scholars, especially in the areas of International Affairs, Counterintelligence and National Security. Workers in these fields and their children are encouraged to apply with the goal of improving national security and global understanding. The application requires a 600-800 word essay discussing/analyzing an issue related to the importance of Counterintelligence, International Affairs, and National Defense and/or National Security. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider’s website.

 

LiveNOW Music Scholarship

Amount: $1000
Closing Date: July 6, 2019
Description: Students eligible for the LiveNOW Music Scholarship (a ONE time payment of $1,000) must be a Black/African American, graduating high school senior who plans to attend a four year college or university, major in music (Vocal, instrumental, or production), and exhibit strong leadership qualities. Must have a cumulative GPA of 2.75 (or higher) and show involvement in music activities and community service. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider’s website.

 

Love Soong Memorial Scholarship

Amount: $5000
Closing Date: July 31, 2019
Description: Love Soong is a Texas non-profit group which offers scholarships to students studying in the field of gynecological cancer. Scholarship recipients will be selected by financial need and exemplary work in both academics and public service. In order to apply, you must be a current MS1 or MS5 medical student. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider’s website.

 

Mary Rowena Cooper Scholarship

Amount: Varies
Closing Date: July 31, 2019
Description: The Mary Rowena Cooper Scholarship is for students seeking degrees, certificates, or diplomas at vocational/technical schools, colleges, or universities. Award amounts vary and are based on financial need. Students must have a minimum 2.0 GPA and be a child of a living or deceased veteran who served in Vietnam who are enrolled in a minimum of six credit hours/semester during the academic year. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider’s website.

 

Mass Bay – Boston Marathon Scholarship

Amount: $750
Closing Date: July 31, 2019
Description: The Boston Marathon Scholarship was established leading up to the 2017 Boston Marathon, spearheaded by Susan Maggioni, Ph.D., J.D., Dean of Business & Professional Studies, to support students pursuing an associate degree at MassBay Community College. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider’s website.

 

MK Library Scholarship Fund

Amount: $500
Closing Date: July 31, 2019
Description: To receive this scholarship, applicants must write a 600-800 word essay on topics related to how they are planning on making a personal impact on the world, what they are doing to make positive changes to society, or how their education or careers will be tackling the devastating effects of climate change.

Topics can range from environmental issues, food sustainability, waste and recycling, efficiency, or other related subjects.This scholarship is for those who are immensely concerned about the future of life on earth. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider’s website.

 

Natural Resources-Excellence in Education

Amount: $10,000
Closing Date: July 31, 2019
Description: The Texas Wildlife Association Foundation (TWAF) and the San Antonio Livestock Exposition, Inc. (SALE) have joined forces to offer five Natural Resource-Excellence in Education Scholarships in the fall. The scholarships will be awarded to five freshmen at Texas universities who are majoring in natural resource related field such as agricultural science, wildlife science, forestry, range science, or similar majors. Applicants must be a Texas resident who graduated from a Texas high school and is enrolled in a Texas accredited college or university with a natural resource/agricultural degree program. Must be classified as a “Freshman” or in first year after high school in the accredited program and must be majoring in a natural resource related field such as agricultural science, wildlife science, forestry, range science, or similar. Must be a citizen of the United States and provide a valid social security number if chosen and must maintain 12 hours per semester and a minimum 2.0 GPA per semester and 2.5 cumulative GPA. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider’s website.

 

NBCC Foundation Rural Scholarship

Amount: $8,000
Closing Date: July 31, 2019
Description: Applicants must be enrolled in a CACREP-accredited counseling master’s program, reside in a rural area as defined by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), be currently enrolled for the upcoming semester and be in good standing in a CACREP-accredited counseling master’s-level program, have taken courses during the previous semester, may not have a pending status, deferred status, or other future start date for coursework, and are expected to graduate within three years of the date of the scholarship funding.
Applicants must commit to becoming board certified by applying for the National Certified Counselor (NCC) certification prior to graduation and to completing the application process, commit to providing mental health services in a rural area within one year of graduation and for the duration of a minimum of at least two years post-graduation.

 

NFWL Annual Constitution Essay Scholarship

Amount: $3,000
Closing Date: July 19, 2019
Description: For more than 20 years, the National Foundation for Women Legislators has hosted the Annual Constitution Essay Scholarship Contest, which provides six female high school juniors or seniors a $3,000 college scholarship, an all-expense-paid trip to NFWL’s Annual Conference, and an award that is presented at the event. Applicants for the scholarship must be nominated by July 19 and applications/essays are due July 26. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider’s website.

 

Niche $2,000 No Essay Scholarship

Amount: $2,000
Closing Date: July 31, 2019
Description: The $2,000 “No Essay” Scholarship is an easy scholarship with no essay required! The scholarship can be used to cover tuition, housing, books, or any education-related expenses. The monthly winner will be determined by random drawing and then contacted directly and announced in Niche’s e-newsletter and on the Scholarship Winners page. The contest is open to all high school and college students; simply log in or create a free account to apply.

 

Phoenix AISES Scholarship

Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: July 31, 2019
Description: Administered by Phoenix AISES, this scholarship is made available to American Indian, Alaskan Native, and Native Hawaiian high school seniors and college students who attend an accredited two-year or four-year college/university in the state of Arizona. This scholarship is a result of Phoenix AISES’s mission to increase the representation of American Indians, Alaskan Natives, and Native Hawaiians in science, technology, engineering, math, and medical (STEM) related disciplines. Phoenix AISES members are strong advocates for education and proud to make a positive step forward to assist future leaders with the creation of The Phoenix AISES Scholarship.  Awards will be based on academic achievement, student activities, and community service. The scholarship will be a one-time award of $500 or $1,000 paid directly to the recipients’ school of choice. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider’s website.

 

Platt Family Scholarship Prize Essay Contest

Amount: $1500
Closing Date: July 31, 2019
Description: This scholarship is awarded annually, with a new Abraham Lincoln related prompt each year. Applying students must be full-time undergraduate students in an American college or university during the spring semester. Entries must be between 1,500 and 5,000 words. For more information, please visit the scholarship provider’s website.

 

Pursuit of Excellence Scholarship

Amount: $2500
Closing Date: July 10, 2019
Description: This year we are starting the POE scholarship which will be given to two exemplary high school senior males attending the University of Michigan in the fall. Two University of Michigan Freshman males will receive a one-time direct payment of $2,500 each.  In a candidate for the scholarship we are looking for a man who exemplifies leadership in any endeavor. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider’s website.

 

R&D Systems Scholarship

Amount: $1500
Closing Date: July 31, 2019
Description: R&D Systems is proud to support education in science with a scholarship program established to students who are pursuing a degree in a science related field. Applicants must have a major declared in a science related field. Applicants must be enrolled or accepted for enrollment (baccalaureate, graduate, associate degree, or diploma). $1,500 (or international currency equivalent) scholarship will be awarded twice a year for one student in the fall semester and one student in the spring semester. *US, UK, Canada. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider’s website.

 

Richard R. Tufenkian Scholarship

Amount: $3000
Closing Date: July 31, 2019
Description: The Richard R. Tufenkian Scholarship Fund was established by Ralph and Savey Tufenkian in memory of their son. Three $3,000 scholarships will be awarded to Armenian undergraduate students at an accredited United States college or university. To qualify for this scholarship, students must be of Armenian descent, have a minimum 3.0 GPA, show financial need, and be actively involved in the Armenian community. Students who meet the above criteria should visit our website for scholarship application and more information. All completed scholarship application packages must be postmarked no later than July 31, and mailed to the AEF office. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider’s website.

 

SCAF Adult Scholarships

Amount: Varies
Closing Date: July 12, 2019
Description: In addition to eligibility requirements listed for each individual Stanwood-Camano Area Foundation scholarship, all applicants must reside within the boundaries of the Stanwood-Camano School District or be a former graduate of either and must demonstrate financial need. Applicants must be 21 years of age. Most adult scholarships can only be applied for during that enrollment period. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider’s website.

 

Stephen W. Cavanaugh Scholarship

Amount: $8,000
Closing Date: July 20, 2019
Description: The Stephen W. Cavanaugh Scholarship Fund was established in January of 2007 by Louisiana Workers’ Compensation Corporation (LWCC) through the Baton Rouge Area Foundation to honor the memory of Stephen W. Cavanaugh. Mr. Cavanaugh served as the President and CEO of LWCC until his death on November 15, 2006. He was an extraordinary leader who made lasting contributions to the insurance industry in Louisiana. The purpose of the Fund is to provide scholarships to deserving Louisiana students who are or will be majoring in an insurance related field at a Louisiana university, college, or community college. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider’s website.

 

Texas Urban Scholarship

Amount: $2,000
Closing Date: July 10, 2019
Description: The Urban Scholarship Fund is for Texas residents who are also U.S. citizens, graduating high school seniors, new and/or returning college students attending any accredited non-profit public or independent two- or four-year college/university or technical school. Annual awards are $700 for community college, junior college, and technical college; $1,000 for public four-year college/university; and $2,000 for independent (private) four-year college or university. Funds are disbursed half each semester. Applicants must also demonstrate financial need and have graduated from a high school in the following metropolitan cities: Abilene, Amarillo, Arlington, Austin, Beaumont, Brownsville, Carrollton, Corpus Christi, Dallas, Denton, El Paso, Fort Worth, Frisco, Garland, Grand Prairie, Houston, Irving, Killeen, Laredo, Lubbock, McAllen, McKinney, Mesquite, Midland, Pasadena, Plano, San Antonio, Waco and Wichita Falls. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider’s website.

 

The Chelsy Tomashoff Memorial Scholarship for Print Design Excellence

Amount: $1500
Closing Date: July 15, 2019
Description: The Chelsy Tomashoff Memorial Scholarship was created in memory of Chelsy Tomashoff, a member of the Thomas Group Printing family. If you are a design or art student working in print design, we want to see your work. The winning project will be showcased on our website, and an announcement will be sent to our client list, which includes executives from several major businesses in NYC (Think MoMA, JP Morgan, etc.) Applicant must be an undergraduate or graduate student in a design, art or visual communications program attending full-time in an accredited two- or four-year college or university that is accredited. Full-time enrollment is required. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider’s website.

 

The Cyntra D. Scott Scholarship

Amount: Varies
Closing Date: July 15, 2019
Description: Award amounts range from $250-$1000, and are determined by demonstrated need, availability of funds, number of applicants, and the discretion of the Board of Directors.

Applicants must have sickle cell disease (verifiable by a doctor), be 25 and under, submit a formal application that will include a detailed explanation of how the applicant will use the money to further their education, sign a consent form, and write an impact statement after a designated period following receipt of the scholarship. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider’s website.

 

The George Geng-On Lee Minorities in Leadership Scholarship

Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: July 31, 2019
Description: Applicants must be a Bay Area resident for the two years (24 months) preceding the application deadline. The Bay Area’s nine (9) counties are Alameda, Contra Costa, Marin, Napa, San Francisco, San Mateo, Santa Clara, Solano, and Sonoma. Must be from a low-income household and must be a minority student who will be enrolled full-time at an accredited, not-for-profit four-year institution in the upcoming fall term. Employees of Capture the Dream, Inc. and relatives of officers are not eligible for this program. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider’s website.

 

The Paradise Scholarship

Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: July 15, 2019
Description:Award amounts range from $250-$1000, and are determined by demonstrated need, availability of funds, number of applicants, and the discretion of the Board of Directors. Applicants must have sickle cell disease (verifiable by a doctor), be 25 and under, submit a formal application that will include a detailed explanation of how the applicant will use the money to further their education, sign a consent form, and write an impact statement after a designated period following receipt of the scholarship. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider’s website.

 

The Rick and Sherry Murray Medical Futures Scholarship

Amount: $5,000
Closing Date: July 12, 2019
Description: The Rick and Sherry Murray Medical Futures Scholarship is for students who have or have had a spouse, parent, or grandparent diagnosed with ALS, also known as Lou Gehrig’s Disease, and who want to pursue a degree in the medical profession as a result of their experience. Applicants must be a legal resident of Florida who is the spouse, child or grandchild of a person who has been diagnosed with ALS. Must be currently majoring in any medically-related degree or attending any medically-related certification program and must attend or be accepted to school full-time at an accredited two- or four-year college or university, or vocational-technical school located in the U.S. Students must have a minimum overall 2.5 GPA. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider’s website.

 

The Skylands Energy Scholarship

Amount: $10,000
Closing Date: July 15, 2019
Description: Skylands Energy Service is issuing a scholarship for students pursuing a career related to Environmental Science, HVAC, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering and/or Construction Management. Skylands Energy Service will award the Skylands Energy Scholarship of $2,500.00 per year to a student enrolled or accepted at an accredited college, university, or trade technical school on a full-time basis in the United States. The scholarship renews every year, provided that the recipient maintains an overall 3.0 GPA or better. The maximum scholarship benefits are capped at $10,000. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider’s website.

 

Washington Media Fellows: Fall Distribution

Amount: Varies
Closing Date: July 12, 2019
Description: Media Fellows Scholarships are essay-based scholarships awarded twice annually in August (awards applied to Fall semester) and in November (awards applied to Spring semester) for media-related majors. The Washington Media Scholars Foundation supports students seeking careers at the nexus of Advertising and Public Policy. Media Fellows Scholarship awards are based largely on content area match (media-related majors) and demonstrated need. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider’s website.

Scholarships Ending EARLY in August 2019:

PixelPlex Annual Scholarship
Amount: $2,000
Closing Date: August 1, 2019
Description: The $2000 PixelPlex Annual Scholarship was established to help support and inspire students to pursue further education in the fields of science, technology, and business. One student will be chosen from the applicant pool and will be awarded based on the strength of their written essay. The selected student will receive $2,000 USD for the coming school year.

Applicants must be a US citizen or permanent resident who will be studying a STEM or Business Management at an accredited undergraduate college or university. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider’s website.

 

BBB Student Ethics Scholarship Award – Connecticut

Amount: $2500
Closing Date: August 2, 2019
Description: BBB Student Ethics Scholarships recognize CT high school students that personify high ethics demonstrated through leadership, community service, and overall personal integrity and academic history and can demonstrate these traits in a written essay. The students enter during spring of their Junior year, and are awarded in their senior year. The winner will receive a scholarship of $2,500 to an accredited college or university of their choice. Scholarship will be sent directly to the college/university once the student matriculates and provides their student ID to BBB. Entries open in March and close in August each year. Applicants must be Connecticut based to apply. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider’s website.

 

Betty Flood Morrow Women’s Press Club of New York State Scholarship

Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: August 1, 2019
Description: The annual Betty Flood Morrow Women’s Press Club of New York State Scholarship is awarded each year to a student who is a resident of New York state and who is or will be enrolled full-time in a college or university located within New York state in a communications-related field of study. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider’s website.

 

Italian Catholic Federation Scholarships
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: August 1, 2019
Description: Applicants must be Roman Catholic and of Italian Descent who live within the Roman Catholic Dioceses of Arizona, California, Illinois and Nevada, only where Branches of the Federation are established (applicants of non-Italian descent are eligible if their parent, guardian or grandparent is a member of the Italian Catholic Federation). Must have a minimum 3.2 GPA on a 4.0 scale. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider’s website.

 

LGBTQ Scholarship For Senior High School Students
Amount: $500
Closing Date: August 1, 2019
Description: A $500.00 college scholarship will be awarded to an entering college freshman and made out to the entering college in the winning student’s name. A letter will follow to the college explaining the essay contest and scholarship award.

Applicants must submit their essay of no less than 1,000 words on or before the 1st Thursday in August (you may feel free to submit it at our regularly scheduled meeting in Clinton that month). The winner will be announced at our September meeting. You may choose one of the two topic questions for your submission; 1. “How would you like to see the LGBTQ community progress in 10 years?” or 2. “Which prominent member of the LGBTQ community inspires you most and why?” For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider’s website.

 

Matrix Health Group Memorial Scholarship Program
Amount: $2,000
Closing Date: August 1, 2019
Description: Applicants must be a United States resident who has applied to and been accepted to an accredited college, university, or technical school in the United States on a full-time basis (12 credit hours or more). Must have a minimum 2.0 GPA and must submit copy of transcripts and ACT or SAT test scores and two letters of recommendation (copies acceptable); one from a teacher, instructor, professor or school administrator and one from an employer, church leader, volunteer coordinator, or other professional person. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider’s website.

 

PTAC Crew Scholarship for HVAC Students
Amount: $1500
Closing Date: August 1, 2019
Description: PTAC Crew will award $1,500 to one student, either currently attending or planning to attend a vocational or technical school.

Applicants must be a registered student at a vocational or technical college in the United States for the upcoming school year, be enrolled in an HVAC or HVAC-related program. Students with full academic scholarships are not eligible to enter.
For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider’s website.

 

Pursuit’s Inaugural Scholarship Competition
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: August 1, 2019
Description: Pursuit will award four scholarships to incoming Freshmen, Sophomores, or Juniors enrolled in an American university or community college who produce a video (maximum 5 minutes) or write an essay (maximum 2500 words) on one or a combination of the provided topics. “Generational Theft: How the national debt, unfunded liabilities, and generational theft affects your generation”; “Government Accountability: The importance of transparency and oversight in the federal government”; “A Well-Informed Public Through Objective Information: The importance of young Americans engaging in American politics, understanding our history, civics, and free enterprise system, and the value of a well-informed public.” The winners of the essay and video competitions will win a $1,000 scholarship. The runners-ups for each category will win a $500 scholarship. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider’s website.

 

Steadman Foundation Art Scholarship
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: August 1, 2019
Description: The Steadman Foundation Art Scholarship is financial aid for students pursuing a subject in the field of art. Such scholarships are awarded based on academic and artistic merit, financial need or both. Art scholarships differ from other academic scholarships in that applicants are required to provide some extra information. Students considering or currently enrolled in an art school or art-related major, including design, film/photography, fine arts, performing arts, music, and visual arts. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider’s website.

 

The Michigan Oil and Gas Association (MOGA) Energy Education for Michigan Scholarships
Amount: Varies
Closing Date: August 3, 2019
Description: The Michigan Oil and Gas Association (MOGA) offers Energy Education for Michigan Scholarships to applicants who are Michigan residents enrolled in an accredited Michigan college or university. (This includes graduating high school seniors who are enrolled in a Michigan college or university) and must demonstrate financial need. Must have a minimum 2.75 GPA and must be enrolled in a course of study affiliated with Michigan’s Oil and Natural Gas Industry. These scholarships may be renewable on an annual basis, with the opportunity for renewing scholarship applicants to receive additional funds exceeding the $500. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider’s website.

Scholarships Ending in August 2019:

American Fire Sprinkler Association Second Chance Scholarship

Amount: $1,000

Closing Date: August 31, 2019

Description: Entrants must submit a completed entry form with all required information. Before college scholarship funds will be awarded, all information submitted on the entry form by the entrant will be verified. If any false or misleading information is submitted on the entry form, the student will be disqualified without notification to the entrant. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider’s website.

 

American Red Cross – Leaders Save Lives Scholarship Program

Amount: $2500

Closing Date: August 31, 2019

Description: Coordinate a summer blood drive through the Leaders Save Lives program and join the impressive group of youth across the nation who are helping save lives with the American Red Cross. You could earn leadership experience, volunteer hours, an Amazon.com Gift Card and be entered to win a college scholarship. Sign up to host a blood drive while school is out of session during one of the program time frames. Form a recruitment committee to help make your blood drive a success. Recruit your friends, family and the community to donate at your blood drive. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider’s website.

 

Armenian American Medical Society

Amount: $1000

Closing Date: August 15, 2019

Description: The Armenian American Medical Society is now accepting scholarship applications for the upcoming academic year! Five individual will be awarded to students enrolled in a US accredited medical, pharmacy, dental, physician assistant, nursing or other professional healthcare schools. Applicants must be of Armenian descent or have special interest in Armenian medical causes. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider’s website.

 

Calvin L. Carrithers Aviation Scholarship

Amount: $1000

Closing Date: August 14, 2019

Description: GlobalAir.com is passionate about supporting the future of aviation. Whether a professional pilot who flies for a living or for the pure pleasure and satisfaction of becoming a pilot. The purpose of this scholarship is to provide $1,000 annually to four American students who are dedicated to blogging on a weekly basis about flight training, flying, school and their interest in aviation.  By partnering with the students in university aviation programs throughout the United States, we wish to provide a scholarship that is beneficial to the student, as well as provide a platform for students to share their experiences while training for a successful career in aviation.  The platform helps connect the student pilot with a large aviation online community of pilots, engineers, flight departments, as well as serve as a recruitment tool for the school itself. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider’s website.

 

Elena Bathrick Scholarship

Amount: $500

Closing Date: August 15, 2019

Description: The Marie Maxey Foundation will award a $500 scholarship to support a Dreamer (Hispanic youth brought to the U.S. at an early age by undocumented parents from Mexico, Honduras, Guatemala or El Salvador) with college expenses. Qualified applicants must submit a 500-word essay on “The Most Important Hispanic Woman in My Life.” You must submit proof of acceptance and planned attendance to a college in the United States for either a two-year or four-degree. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider’s website.

 

Kappa Phi Epsilon Admiral Scholarship

Amount: $500

Closing Date: August 24, 2019

Description: We are the Alpha Chapter of Kappa Phi Epsilon at the University of Florida. The Admiral is the highest rank in the Navy and serves as the official mascot of Kappa Phi Epsilon. The Admiral serves as a symbol for hard work, dedication, and leadership. We hold each of our brothers to the highest standard in pursuing these qualities in their academic performance, their service to others, their leadership in every environment, and their active and faithful trust in God. Excellence in academics, service, leadership, and faith are ideals that Kappa Phi Epsilon holds above all else. The Admiral Scholarship was created and designed to honor incoming freshmen that represent these ideals and use their gifts to glorify God. This scholarship is open to all incoming male freshman admitted to the coming academic year at the University of Florida. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider’s website.

 

L. Gordon, Jr. and June D. Pfefferkorn Student Aid Fund

Amount: Varies

Closing Date: August 15, 2019

Description: The scholarship may provide non-renewable awards to students who will pursue full-time undergraduate degrees from an accredited vocational/technical school, community college, or college/university in pursuit of a certificate, diploma or degree. Scholarships will be applied to the cost of undergraduate tuition, fees, room and board, and other college expenses. To receive consideration, applicants must be residents of Forsyth County, have a minimum cumulative unweighted GPA of 2.5 and demonstrate financial need. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider’s website.

 

Men of Principle Scholarship

Amount: $500

Closing Date: August 10, 2019

Description: Beta Theta Pi is committed to helping young men grow and develop into Men of Principle. As part of this effort, we award a $500 scholarship to two incoming male freshmen who embody the principles of Beta Theta Pi: Trust, Integrity, Responsible Conduct, Mutual Assistance, and Cultivation of the Intellect. There is no obligation to join a Greek organization and no preference is given to those intending to go Greek for this award. If you are not an incoming male first-year student at NC State University, you are not eligible to apply to this scholarship. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarships provider’s website.

 

Pedestrian Education Video Scholarship Competition

Amount: $2000

Closing Date: August 31, 2019

Description: Walk Safe Long Island, a collaborative of health and transportation safety educators from across Nassau and Suffolk Counties, wants your help in educating Long Islanders on how to stay safe. Walk Safe Long Island will be awarding scholarships to two students who submit an educational video to the Pedestrian Education Video Scholarship Competition. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider’s website.

 

Pursuit Scholarship Video/Essay Competition

Amount: $1000

Closing Date: August 7, 2019

Description: Pursuit will award four scholarships to incoming Freshmen, Sophomores, or Juniors enrolled in an American university or community college who produce a video (maximum 5 minutes) or write an essay (maximum 2500 words). The winners of the essay and video competitions will win a $1,000 scholarship. The runners-ups for each category will win a $500 scholarship.

 

Serena D. Dalton Scholarship

Amount: Varies

Closing Date: August 15, 2019

Description: Applicants must be residents of Forsyth County, NC, have achieved a current cumulative unweighted grade point average (GPA) of at least 2.0 and demonstrate financial need. Must be enrolled in a minimum of six credit hours/semester during the academic year in a program leading to a first-time two-year or four-year degree, certificate, or diploma from an accredited institution which participates in the federal student aid program. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider’s website.

 

Stultz Scholarship Fund

Amount: Varies

Closing Date: August 15, 2019

Description: Applicants must be residents of Forsyth County, NC and have achieved a current cumulative unweighted grade point average (GPA) of at least 2.0. Must demonstrate financial need and be enrolled in a minimum of six credit hours/semester during the academic year in a program leading to a first-time two-year or four-year degree, certificate, or diploma from an accredited institution which participates in the federal student aid program. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider’s website.

 

Turco Muñoz Domestic Violence Survivor Scholarship

Amount: $1,000

Closing Date: August 15, 2019

Description: The Turco Muñoz Domestic Violence Survivor Scholarship helps end domestic violence by supporting the education of those who intend to professionally help with the domestic violence crisis. We annually pay a $1,000 tuition payment to the school of the scholarship winner.  Candidates must have some victim advocacy experience serving DV survivors. For example, experiences as a victim advocate, family law paralegal, social worker, investigator, or other employee of an organization whose mission is to serve domestic violence survivors. They must be enrolled in either (1) a law school or (2) undergraduate or graduate program with a focus in an applicable field of study, and they must have a genuine intention to focus your career after graduation to serving survivors of domestic violence. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider’s website.

Scholarships Ending EARLY in September 2019:

New Hampshire Scholarships for Orphans of Veterans

Amount: Varies

Closing Date: September 1, 2019

Description: The New Hampshire Scholarships for Orphans of Veterans is for students whose parent(s) died, while an NH resident, as the result of a service-related disability while serving in the U.S. armed services in a combat situation. Eligible students are between the ages of 16 and 25, who are legal residents of New Hampshire and whose mother or father served in the United States armed services during an approved period and either died while on active duty or died of a service-connected disability and were residents of New Hampshire at the time of his or her death as certified by the U.S. Veterans Administration or as determined by the higher education commission. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider’s website.

 

The Illinois Organization of Mothers of Twins Clubs, Inc. Scholarship

Amount: Varies

Closing Date: September 1, 2019

Description: Multiples of Illinois (also known as Illinois Organization of Mothers of Twins Clubs, Inc.) is offering SEVEN scholarships for higher education! There are five scholarships available to parents of multiples and two scholarships available to any daughter or son of multiples of Illinois member. There are five $150 scholarships chosen at random to any mother or father of multiples. There are two $250 Scholarships chosen at random to any son or daughter of Multiples of Illinois member. Recipients of the Scholarships will be asked to attend the Multiples Convention Luncheon in October for a formal presentation.

For the “parent of multiples” scholarship applicants must be a mother/father of Multiple Birth Children (twins, triplets, quads, or more), a current member of Multiples of Illinois, not have been recipient of the 2018 Multiples of Illinois Scholarship, demonstrate participation (past and present) in Multiples of Illinois, local mothers/parents of multiples club or other community activities.

For the “daughter/son of an IOMOTC Member” scholarship applicants must be a daughter/son of Multiples of Illinois current member, parent must demonstrate participation (past and present) in Multiples of Illinois, local mothers/parents of multiples club or other community activities. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider’s website.

 

LimNexus Scholarship

Amount: $2,500

Closing Date: September 2, 2019

Description: Only a student enrolled as a law degree candidate in an accredited law school in the U.S. at least half time as determined by the school is eligible for a NAPABA Law Foundation Scholarship. The law school must be accredited by the American Bar Association (ABA) or the Association of American Law Schools (AALS). The Foundation considers factors including, but not limited to, the applicant’s demonstrated commitment to and interest in pro bono, public interest and/or public service legal work, financial need, leadership potential, maturity and responsibility, and commitment to serving the needs of the Asian Pacific American community. For more details and to apply, please visit the scholarship provider’s website.

Scholarships Ending in September 2019

$10,000 Scholarship – ScholarshipPoints.com

Amount: $10,000

Closing Date: September 15, 2019

Description: ScholarshipPoints is free to join, fun to participate in, and provides you with the opportunity to win thousands of dollars in scholarships. The ScholarshipPoints program is the only place you can win a $10,000 scholarship – no GPA, no essay, and no hassle! The more points you earn, the more chances you have to win this scholarship. Sweepstakes is open to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and District of Columbia who are at least (13) years of age or older as of the date of entry and members of the ScholarshipPoints.com program. Entrants must provide proof of enrollment at a college or university. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider’s website.

 

Arab American Association of Engineers and Architects (AAAEA) Scholarship Program

Amount: Varies

Closing Date: September 15, 2019

Description: The Award of a scholarship is presented to a full time undergraduate or graduate student in the field of engineering, architecture, or computer science/ information technology with preference to undergraduate students. The objective is to promote engineering, architecture, and computer science/ information technology as worthy professions and to foster stronger ties between the Association and the Arab American Community.  The number and value of the scholarship(s) will be decided every year based on the amount raised by the Education and Career Enhancement Committee for this purpose and will be presented at a function of the Association. Applicants must be a current Student Member of AAAEA – Capital Area or a child of a current member of the association. Interested students can join AAAEA before the application deadlines by visiting us at www.aaaeacapital.com. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider’s website.

 

Atlas Shrugged Essay Contest

Amount: $25,000

Closing Date: September 19, 2019

Description: Essay contest on Ayn Rand’s novel, Atlas Shrugged. There are 59 prizes, and first prize is $25,000! To enter, submit an 800 to 1,600-word essay on one of three specific topics about the novel, which can be viewed on the scholarship provider’s website. The contest is open to grade 12 students and college undergraduate and graduate students worldwide. It is free to enter and no application is required. For more information and details, please visit the scholarship provider’s website.

 

Cameron Impact Scholarship

Amount: $50,000

Closing Date: September 13, 2019

Description: The Cameron Impact Scholarship will be awarded annually to approximately 10-15 high-school students. This four-year, merit-based scholarship is intended to cover the full “educational expenses” at the recipient’s chosen collegiate institution (estimated to be between $20,000-$50,000 per annum). The Foundation will allocate scholarships to individuals pursuing careers in education, nonprofits, government, and/or military and have a stated professional goal of public service. Applicants must have a minimum unweighted 3.7 GPA, be a U.S. citizen, and be planning to enroll in a full-time course of study toward a bachelor’s degree at an accredited four-year U.S. college or university for the full academic year following high school graduation. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider’s website.

 

Carville M. Akehurst Memorial Scholarship

Amount: $5,000

Closing Date: September 13, 2019

Description: Applicants must be a resident of Maryland, Virginia, or West Virginia and must be enrolled in an accredited undergraduate or graduate landscape/horticulture program or related discipline at a two or four-year institution. Applicants must be currently enrolled in good standing and carry a full-time course load at the time of application and during the semesters for which the scholarship is granted and must have a minimum grade point average overall of 2.7 based on a scale of 4.0, and a minimum GPA of 3.0 on a scale of 4.0 in their major. Must have at least a junior standing in a four-year curriculum or senior standing in a two-year curriculum as of the fall semester of scholarship application year. Preference will be given to applicants who plan to work within the industry (including nursery operation, landscape architecture/design/construction/maintenance, interiorscape, horticultural distribution, or retail garden center) following graduation. Previous Carville M. Akehurst Memorial Scholarship award winners are eligible for additional funding and may reapply for the scholarship. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider’s website.

 

Constangy’s Diversity Scholars Program

Amount: $5,000

Closing Date: September 28, 2019

Description: Constangy’s Diversity Scholars Program recognizes law students who have demonstrated academic achievement; a commitment to diversity in their community, school or work environment; and personal achievements in overcoming challenges to reach goals. Each year, one student receives a $5,000 scholarship. To be eligible, applicants must be a second-year student with a 3.0 GPA or greater, enrolled in an accredited law school located in one of the following states: Alabama, California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Kansas, Massachusetts, Minnesota, Missouri, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, or the District of Columbia. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider’s website.

 

Golden Door Scholars

Amount: $40,000

Closing Date: September 16, 2019

Description: Golden Door Scholars provides scholarships for DACA and TPS students. Students may be high school seniors, recent high school graduates or current college students. Preference will be given to high school graduates from states that require undocumented students to pay out-of-state tuition. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider’s website.

 

Michael F. O’Donnell Scholarship

Amount: $5,000

Closing Date: September 30, 2019

Description: This fund was established to honor the memory of Michael F. O’Donnell, a brilliant litigator, who was distinguished by the qualities of supreme decency, honesty, humility, and humanity. It awards scholarships to students currently enrolled in law school or pursuing a law-related career.  In order to be eligible, applicants must have legal residency in Sonoma County and be in their first or second year of law school. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider’s website.

 

Northeast Lakeview College Scholarships

Amount: Varies

Closing Date: September 8, 2019

Description: Northeast Lakeview College Scholarships are funded by donations to the Alamo Colleges Foundation. Students who have a minimum of a 2.0 GPA for undergraduate (or High School 60+ average), are enrolled full-time or part-time, and who are making satisfactory academic progress are eligible to apply. Student should complete the online application to be considered for all scholarships offered by NLC and/or the Alamo Colleges Foundation.  Many scholarships require financial need. To determine their financial need we ask that students complete and submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) as soon as possible, since it takes a few weeks before receipt by the Alamo Colleges District. The priority deadline is March 31st and the final deadline is September 8th. Students selected to receive scholarships will be contacted via email within 2 months after each scholarship deadline. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider’s website.

 

Our First Amendment Freedoms Art & Essay Contest

Amount: $5,000

Closing Date: September 28, 2019

Description: For over 200 years, the First Amendment has been the cornerstone of freedom in the United States. Commonly referred to as the “five freedoms,” the First Amendment has helped people in the U.S. exercise their rights to work for a more free and just society and impacts every aspect of our lives. ADL and Greenberg Traurig, LLP, in partnership with NIE Chicago Tribune, announce Our First Amendment Freedoms Art & Essay Contest for grades 6 – 11. Students submit an essay or create a work of art that best addresses the following assignment: “Using a personal example or experience, describe or portray how one or more of the five freedoms in the First Amendment affects your daily life.”  First Place winners in each grade category will receive college scholarships for $5,000. Second Place winners will receive $1,000. As a part of the contest, teachers are invited to use ADL’s completely free curriculum guides on the First Amendment! For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider’s website.

 

President Ronald Reagan Scholarship

Amount: $5,000

Closing Date: September 30, 2019

Description: The California Federation of Republican Women offers a $2000 scholarship in honor of President Reagan to an undergraduate woman, who is a registered Republican, has completed two years of college, and is a citizen of the United States and California resident. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider’s website.

 

SVCF Bright Futures Scholarship

Amount: $10,000

Closing Date: September 18, 2019

Description: Applicants for the SVCF Bright Futures Scholarship must have applied for, but not been awarded, an SVCF Managed Scholarship and/or was awarded a scholarship, but can demonstrate unmet need after all other forms of college financial aid are secured. Demonstrated academic promise with a cumulative grade point average between 3.3 and 3.8 on a 4.0 scale and currently enrolled at a four-year educational institution as a full-time student. Special consideration will be given to working students and those pursuing a teaching or master’s degree with an emphasis in the teaching of mathematics. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider’s website.

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Courtney is a homeschool graduate and a freelance writer. She is currently pursuing her English degree through Pima Community College. Her favorite hobbies include reading, writing, and spending time with her husband and pets.


July 3, 2019

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