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New at searching for scholarships?
Keep these tip​s​​​ in mind while researching scholarship opportunities. Use this handy scholarship worksheet​ to keep your scholarship finds organized​!​

Most scholarships require a personal statement or essay.
Consider these helpful tips​ to make yourself stand out!​​

Some scholarships require letters of recommendation.
Read these important tips​ to secure strong recommendations. Give your recommenders a bit of guidance by completing the student self-assessment

And make sure to check out this comprehensive 2016-2017 scholarship guide and dire​ctory created by Glendale Union High School District​, and this handout with other helpful websites for finding scholarships. ​​

Know of any great scholarships not yet on our website?​​​​
If you would like to submit a suggestion for our scholarship list, please email college.depot@phoenix.gov​. These scholarship suggestions may or may not be included on our website. Thank you!​

Upcoming Scholarships

  
  
  
Requirements
CoffeeForLess.com "Hit the Books" Scholarship9/30/2016Up to $500

DACA Eligible
Undocumented students eligible to apply

18-25 years old

Enrolled in an accredited college or university
Award to be used for educational books and materials

Create Real Impact Contest9/30/2016Up to $5,000

​Submitted work of: Video, Creative Writing, Music or Artwork

Financial Genius Scholarship Sweepstakes- U.S. Bank Scholarship Program 9/30/2016$5,000
Application
Complete 8 online modules/tutorials
​Scholarship program is available to college-bound high school seniors or current undergraduate college students enrolled by September 1, 2016 at an eligible two- or four-year college or university. 
Odenza Marketing Scholarship9/30/2016$500

​Marketing Scholarship
Between ages of 16 and 25​​ on September 30, 2016 ​​
Citizen of US or Canada​​​​
Minimum 2.5 GPA
Must have completed at least one full year of postsecondary education at the time of application​​

Application
Essay

Paymaster Sharing Economy Tips Scholarship9/30/2016$2,500

​Business Major/Minor Scholarship​
DACA Eligible
Must be enrolled in any U.S. college/university at time of submission and award
Any level of college is acceptable. 
​18 or older at time scholarship is submitted
Essay

SuperCollege Scholarship9/30/2016$1,000

High School, Undergrad, Graduate Scholarship
​Quick Survey Application

The Elizabeth Greenshields Foundation Grant9/30/2016$10,500- $13,000

​Art Grant
Must attend a university, a four-year college or a two-year college.
Must be at least 18 years old 
Restricted to individuals who are studying representative art such as: painting, drawing, sculpture, or printmaking

Submit:
Application
Portfolio
Photo

Note: Continous deadline​- deadline entered as a requirement for the website.

Tobacco-Free Life Academic Scholarship9/30/2016$1,000

​DACA Eligible
18 years or older​
Undergraduate or graduate students
Accepted to or enrolled in a college or university in the United States
Essay encourging others not to smoke (1,000 - 1,500 words)​​

Xerox Minority Scholarships9/30/2016Up to $10,000

Minority Scholarship
​Must be enrolled in a Technical Degree program at the Bachelor level or above
3.0+​ GPA

Alice T. Schafer Prize Association for Women in Mathematics10/1/2016Grant Considerations

​Women's Mathematics Grant
Nomination by members of the mathematical community, nominees must be in undergraduate when nominated.
Demonstrated interest in mathematics, ability for independent work in mathematics
Copy of transcripts

SHPE Foundation Scholarships10/1/2016Up to $3,000

​Hispanic Scholarship
Citizenship not required​
Application
2.75 GPA​

Deadlines vary by scholarship

SHPE Google STEM Scholarship for Computer Majors10/1/2016$2,500

​​​​​​Hispanic Scholarship
Computer Science
Applicant must be attending a college or university in Fall 2016
Applicant should be a computer science or computer engineering degree, or a degree in a closely related technical field

Hispanic Heritage Youth Awards10/2/2016$1,000 - $3,000
Hispanic Youth Scholarship
High School student graduating in the spring/summer of 2017or under the age of 21 getting and working toward obtaining a GED

Planning to enroll in college in the fall 2017
Identify as Hispanic/Latino
Minimum 3.0 GPA (on a 4.0 scale) 
Attend regional ceremony in your region

Application
Letter of Recommendation
GPA verification form

*Note: Application open now!

Golden Door Scholars Program10/3/2016Full tuition, room and board

Must be eligible for DACA or TPS
Students interested in careers in technology-led industries/roles strongly preferred,
Open to all high school DACA or TPS eliglible students and recent high school graduates,
​​Applicants should be high performers with strong academic records​

National Sculpture Society Scholarship10/3/2016Varies

DACA/Dreamer Eligible
Multiple Sculpture Grants/Scholarships
Open to all applicants regardless of gender, ethnicity, religion, race, etc. 
For sculptures specializing in realism, animal sculptures, or with architectural interests
Images of sculpture works
Biography or resume
Varies

Wendy's High School Heisman Award10/3/2016Up to $500

​Athletic, Volunteer Service, and Academic requirements,
Graduating 2017​ High School Seniors,
3.0+ GPA

BEA National Scholarships in Broadcasting 10/4/2016Multiple up to $5000

​College Juniors, Seniors, and Graduate Students 
4 copie of applicationsLooking to become an electronic media professional

AES Engineers Scholarship10/6/2016$500

HS seniors and College Students
​DACA Eligible

Maricopa Community College Foundation Scholarships10/7/2016Up to $3,500

​Application
Various

Mesothelioma Help Organization: Jan Egerton and Don Smitley Scholarship10/10/2016up to $2,500

Undocumented students eligible to apply
Undergraduate and graduate students currently enrolled in a college or university located in the U.S. or District of Columbia, 18+​​
750 to 1,500 word essay on ​Mesothelioma

United States Senate Youth Program *Arizona Application10/11/2016$10,000

​Any high school junior or senior student in Arizona
Each student must be a permanent resident of the United States and currently enrolled in a public or private secondary school located in the state
Must have leadership role during the 2016-2017 school located in the state
Roles which apply include - Student Body president, vice president, secretary or treasurer, Class president, vice president, secretary or treasurer, Student Council representative, Student Representative elected or appointed (appointed by a panel, commission or board) to a local, district, regional or state-level civic, service and/or educational organization approved by the state selection administrator

Application
Essay questions
At least one letter of recommendation
Written test covering U.S. Constitution, bill of rights, political leaders, and Arizona government

National Hispanic Health Professional Student Scholarship Program10/14/2016Up to $5,000

​DACA Eligible​​
Hispanic Healthcare Professional Scholarship
Full-Time Graduate Student Scholarship
Hispanic students who are committed to careers in the following graduate programs: dental, medical, pharmacy, nursing, public health, or health policy. 
Minimum 3.0 GPA

​Personal Statement
Transcript
Recommendation letter
*Note: Application posted in July

National YoungArts Foundation Award/Program10/14/2016Up to $10,000, master classes with arts professionals

​Visual, literary, design, or performing artist
15-18 years old or in grades 10-12
U.S. Citizens or permanent resident status​​
Submission materials for w​riting, design arts, visual arts, classical music, dance, photography, voice, jazz, theater, ​or cinematic arts. ​​
work statement of intent
application fee waiver available​​

Vertus Hardiman Endowed Scholarship 201610/14/2016Up to $5,000

​African American/Black Scholarship
For students who attend Historically Black Colleges/Universities
Open to students enrolled in the 2016-2017 school year
3.0 GPA minimum

Completed Student Application 
Essay
Transcript
Reference Form​

Colgate Haz La U10/15/2016$2,000 - $15,000

​Hispanic Scholarship
Application
3.5+ GPA
Must demonstrate academic excellence,
Dedication to community service,
Demonstration of leadership in one's community.​​

HotelsCheap.org General Scholarship for Higher Learning10/15/2016$1,500

Must be a legal resident of the United States
16+years
Must be enrolled in an accredited post-​​secondary academic institution (college/university) ​in the United States​
Application
Short-Answer ​Questions

La Unidad Latina Foundation Scholarship10/15/2016up to $1,000

DACA/Dreamer/Undocumented students eligible to apply
Must be currently enrolled in an eligible bachelor's or master's program at an accredited 4-year college or university
Must have completed at least one full-time year of study for undergraduate applicants, and at least one full-time semester of study for graduate applicants
2.8+GPA

Ruth Abernathy Presidential Scholarship (Graduate)10/15/2016$1,750

​Health Majors Scholarship 
Graduate Students​​
Applicants must be ​majoring in field of health, ​​physical education, ​recreation, or dance
Become a member of the Society for Health and Physical Educators​​​
GPA​​​ based on most recent degree obtained or current program​​ if beyond 1st semester
Application​​​
3 letters of recommendation
Confirmation of full-time enrollment​​
Official Transcript
Biographical sketch​​​

Ruth Abernathy Presidential Scholarship (Undergraduate)10/15/2016$1,250

​Health Majors Scholarship 
College juniors and seniors obtainting Bachelor's Degree
Applicants must be ​majoring in field of health, ​​physical education, ​recreation, or dance
Become a member of the Society for Health and Physical Educators​​​
Minimum 3.5/4.0 GPA​​​
Application​​​
3 letters of recommendation
Confirmation of full-time enrollment​​
Official Transcript
​Biographical sketch

Society of Health and Physical Educators- Bill Kane Undergraduate Scholarship 10/15/2016$1,000

​Undergraduate Health Education Majors
Application
Essay
3.25+ GPA

Varsity Tutors College Scholarship Contest10/15/2016$1,000

16yrs+
Monthly Writing Promp​t Contest
Recieve Votes for your Essay via Social Media

Tagore Society of Houston Essay Contest10/16/2016up to $500

​Hi​​gh School Senior of good standing attending school in the United States

College JumpStart Scholarship Program10/17/2016$1,000

U.S. Citizen
HS 10th-12th grader,College Student, or Non-Traditional Student
Attends or plans to attend an accredited 2- or 4-year/vocational/trade school in the U.S.
Application
Personal Statement

Dr. Pepper Tuition Contest10/17/2016Up to $100,000

​Video Submission
Must submit video well in advance of deadline!

Herrman & Herrman Innovation Scholarship Essay Contest10/21/2016up to $2,000

HS juniors and Seniors
Students curently enrolled in a 2 or 4-year college or university

Michael Jackson Scholarship 201610/21/2016Up to $5,000

Communication (TV Production, Mass Media, Journalism), Arts (Fine Arts, Music, Theater Arts​​​, etc.), Education, and Social Sciences (Political Science, Sociology, Religion, etc.) Majors Scholarship
Attend a UNCF affiliated college/university 2016-2017 
​2.5 GPA minimum​​​
U.S. Citizen, U.S. National or Permanent Resident
Essay
Transcript​

The Flinn Scholarship10/23/2016Full cost of tuition for an Arizona University

Local S​cholarship
HS Senior
Must be U.S. Citizen by the time of entry to the University
Must be AZ resident for 2 years by the time of entry to the University
3.5+ GPA; Top 5% ranking of graduating class
ACT Score of 29+; SAT score of 1300+


Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship Program10/25/2016up to $40,000 per year

​Transfer/Community College Student Scholarship
Current student at an accredited U.S. community college or two year institution with sophomore status by December 31, 2016
Plan to enroll full time in a baccalarueate program at an accredited college or university in fall 2017. 
Cumulative undergraduate GPA of 3.5 or better.
For students who have not previously enrolled in a 4-year college or university 

Official Transcripts
Resume/CV
Short and Long Answer Questions/Essays​
Financial Form- Federal Tax Information

Jack Kent Cooke Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship10/25/2016up to $40,000

Current student at an accredited U.S. Community College or 2-year institution with sophomore status or recent graduate
Must plan to enroll in a baccalaureate program at an accredited college or university in fall 2016
Have not previously enrolled at or attended a 4-year institution
Must demonstrate significant unmet financial need
3.5+ GPA

Robert Dole Scholarship for Disabled Students10/26/2016$3,500 Maximum

​Disability Scholarship
Minority Scholarship
Applicants must be physically or mentally challenged
African American/Black, American Indian - Alaska Native, Asian Pacific Islander American, Hispanic American​​
2.5 GPA minimum
Attend one of the UNCF member schools​​
Discuss physical or mental disability in a 500 word essay​​​

Coca Cola Scholars Foundation10/31/2016Up to $20,000

HS Senior​​, anticipating completion of HS diploma 
​​Planning to pursue a degree at an accredited post-secondary institution​​
​​Achievement based scholarship​​
3.00+ GPA at the end of their junior year​​
Scholarship opens in August ​

The Rhythm Nations/Janet Jackson Endowed Scholarship10/31/2016Up to $5,000

​Communications, Education, English, Fine Arts, Mass Media Arts, Music, Photography/Video, TV Production, Visual Arts Majors Scholarship​
U.S. Citizen, U.S. national or permanent resident​
2.5 GPA Minimum​
Attend UNCF Affiliated College/University
​Undergraduate and Graduate Student​

"Business Plan" Scholarship for Students with Disabilities11/1/2016$1,000

Students with a documented Disability
Must be enrolled in an Undergraduate or Graduate degree program at any accredited American College, University or Trade School
Essay

AGC Education and Research Foundation Undergraduate Scholarship11/1/2016$2,500

Construction Degree Scholarship
​Application
Minimum 2.0 GPA

American Dental Education Association: Crest Oral-B Scholarship11/1/2016Up to $5,500

Dental Student Scholarship
Personal Statement,
Letters of Recommendation,
2 letters of nomination from faculty member​
HS Transcript


Berrien Fragos Thorn Arts Scholarships for Migrant Workers11/1/2016Up to $2,500

Must be at least 16 years old
Must demonstrate an interest in pursuing further development of their artistic talents (visual, performing, media, literary and crafts)
History of movement/work in Agriculture
​DACA Elibigle

Drug Lawsuit Source College Scholarship11/1/2016$1,000

DACA Eligible
High school seniors and current community college, university, and trade school students who will be attending any post secondary school in the sumer or fall 2016 semesters are eligible to apply.

FitSmallBusiness Business Plan Scholarship for Students with Disabilities11/1/2016$1,000

​​Disability Scholarship

Any Student enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program at any accredited American college, university or trade school with a documented disability may apply.

Jack Kent Cooke Foundation College Scholarship Program11/1/2016Up to $40,000 per year

​US high school senior graduating spring 2017
Intend to enroll in an accredited four-year college beginning in fall 2016
Minimum 3.5 unweighed GPA
Min. 1200 combined critical reading and math SAT score and/or ACT composite score of 26 or above​​​

Application
Short answers and essay
Transcript
Test Scores
Two academic recommendations

*Note: Projected deadline, application opens in September

NACA Foundation Scholarships for Student Leaders11/1/2016Grant based

​Undergraduate Students ​
Students who hold leadership positions on campus

Application 
Apply between September 15th and November 1st ​​
Only the first 75 applications received are reviewed​

Ron Brown Scholar Program11/1/2016$40,000 over four years ($10,000 each year)

Black/African American Scholarship
HS Senior
Demonstrate Financial Need
U.S. Citizen or Legal Resident 
Must participate in Community Service Activities
Must excel academically

VFW Voice of Democracy Competition11/1/2016Up to $30,000
DACA Eligible
HS Student grades 9-12​ enrolled in a public, private or parochial high school or home study program in the United States and its territories 
Oral Essay: "My Responsibility to America"​ 
Entry Form
The Prudential Spirit of Community Awards11/8/2016Up to $5,000

Students 5th - 12th grades
U.S. Citizen/legal resident​​
Application​,
Minimum 12 months​ volunteer/community service
Minimum 26 hours for age 10 and younger, 50 hours for ages 11-15, and 100 hours for older students​​​
Principle's endorsement 

Media Fellows Program11/11/2016$1,000

College Junior or Senior Status
Application
GPA 3.0+

Anne Ford and Allegra Ford Thomas Scholarships11/13/2016Up to $2,500

​Scholarship for Students with LD
Application
Personal Statement
3.0+ GPA
Letters of Recommendation

American Indian Services Scholarship11/15/2016Grant funds

Native American
​(1/4 blood)
Application
Minimum GPA of 2.25
Certificate of Native American Heritage

Cables and Sensors $500 Scholarship 11/15/2016$500

​​Healthcare-related student scholarship
Must be a U.S. Citizen, legal resident or hold student visa
Students 18+
Enrolled in or accepted to an undergraduate or graduate program related to the fields of Health Sciences, Medical, Pharmaceutical and Healthcare in any accredited U.S. university, college or school. ​

Live Your Dream Award - Soroptimist of Phoenix11/15/2016Up to $10,000

​Local Scholarship
Women's Scholarship
Must be the primary financial support for yourself and your dependents, which may include children, spouse, partner, siblings, and/or parents

Must be enrolled in or has been accepted to a vocational/skills training program or an undergraduate degree program
Must have a SSN or Tax ID number
Demonstrate financial need​​​

Application
Two letters of recommendation
​Personal Statements​

Reverie Innovation Science, Design, and Engineering Scholarship11/15/2016either $1,000 or $2,000

​Applicants must be a current undergraduate or graduate stundent enrolled in an engineering, science, or design program at an accredited college or university in the U.S.

Minimum 3.0 GPA
Copy of transcripts
Essay​​​ (1,000 words or fewer) ​

The Stokes Educational Scholarship Program11/15/2016Up to $30,000 per year

Computer Science/ Electrical Engineering​ Scholarship​​​​
High School Seniors
Minority student preference​​
Application
Resume
Letter of Recommendation​​
Essay
Official Transcript​ with GPA and class rank (if applicable)
Photocopy of official SAT/ACT scores
Minimum SAT=​1600 or ACT=25
3.0+ GPA,
Demonstrated Leadership skills
Obtain 3.0/4.0 after ​​freshman year​
Note: Applications accepted between September 1st and November ​​​15th of each year​​

American Copy Editors Society Scholarship11/16/2016Up to $2,500

Copy Editing Scholarship
College juniors and seniors, graduate students and recent college graduates may apply. 
Essay on the aspects of copy editing most important in a multi-media world.
Do not exceed 500 words.
Resume
3 Letters of Reference
Writing Sample
Editing Quiz

 

Intel Science Talent Search11/16/2016Up to $100,000

​Application
Essay
3-5 letters of recommendation
Research report​

InternetProviders.com Scholarship11/21/2016$1,000

U.S. Citizen or permanent legal residents
All applicants must be either: (1) a high school or home school senior graduating or earning a GED who will enroll as a freshman at a two-year or four-year college or university in spring 2017, or (2) a studend enrolled during the 2016-2017 academic school year on a full-time basis and in good academic standing at an accredited two-year or four-year college or university or in an accredited graduate school program. 
​​
Application
400-600 word essay
Post essay online

William Randolph Hearst Endowed Fellowship for Minority Students11/22/2016Up to $4,000

Internship Opportunity
Minority Scholarship
​DACA Eligible
Highly motivated Graduate or Undergraduate students from underrepresented communities of color
Deadline Varies due to Internship availability
Application
Essay

Out to Protect Scholarship11/25/2016Up to $1000

Identify as LGBT
Must be currently enrolled in a basic law enforcement training program
Application
Letters or reccomendation

Earn to Learn (for Students Entering University in Fall of 2017)11/28/2016Earn $4,000 in matching funds to pay for tuition, books, and other university related expenses by meeting $500 savings goal prior to University enrollment

Local Scholarship
For students who will enroll in an Arizona University in Fall of 2017

​US Citizen (students may qualify as an Eligible Non-Citizen)
Must be FAFSA Eligible
Household income requirements pertain

University of 
Arizona: in-state high school students and in state community college transfers
Northern Arizona University: in-state high school students, in state community college transfers, Current Native American NAU students
Arizona State University students: in state high school students, in state community college transfers, current ASU SPARKS students, in state high school students participating in C4C

Qualifying students who make deposits for at least 6 months and meet their $500 savings goal prior to attending one of the three in-state Universities will earn $4,000 in matching funds to pay for tuition, books, and other university related expenses. The matching scholarship is renewable for up to four years depending on on-going funding as long as students remain eligible and continue to save $500 each year. 

Elks National Foundation Most Valuable Student Competition 11/30/2016Up to $50,000

HS Senior
Must be U.S. Citizen​​​​​

New Look Laser Tattoo Removal Semiannual Scholarship11/30/2016$1,000

​Application
Essay
3.0 GPA
HS transcript

Americanism Essay Contest For Grades 7–1212/1/2016Up to $5,000

​Application
Theme: What Memorial Day Means to Me
Essay- ​350 word maximum 
Sponsorship from ​​​Fleet Reserve Association​ or Ladies Auxiliary

ASSE Foundation Award Program12/1/2016$1,000 - $3,000

Occupational safety, health, and environment majors ​(or closely related field) scholarship

Transcripts
Academic letter of recommendation
Minimum 3.0 undergradua​te GPA or 3.5 graduate GPA.​
*Note: application available starting September 1st. ​​

International Technology Education Association Undergraduate Scholarship in Technology Education12/1/2016$1,000

​​Education/Technology/Science Scholarship
International Scholarship (No Nationality Requirements)​
Must be a current undergraduate student
Must attend a university or a four-year college
Must study full-time
Minimum 2.5 GPA
Restricted to students studying Education with emphasis in Science, Technology, and Society, or Engineering/Technology
Must be affiliated with/become affiliated with International Technology Education Association​​

Application
Resume
References
Transcript

Lamber-Goodnow Injury Law Team Education Scholarships12/1/2016$1,000

Various​ (College, Nursing, Law School, Medical School, Physical Therapy/Occupational Therapy)
Must be enrolled at a ​4-year college or university
Transcript and proof of enrollment​
Resume or C.V. optional

Overseas Press Club Foundation Fellowships/Scholarships12/1/2016$2,000- $3,000
Journalism/Writing Scholarship
DACA Eligible, International Student Eligible
Graduate and Undergraduate Student Eligible​
Must attend an American university, a four-year or a two-year college, or be an American student studying abroad.
Must not be attending high school currently

​Cover Letter
Resume
Writing Sample
United States Bowling Congress Scholarship12/1/2016Up to $6000

Bowlers
Nomination,
Essay,
Resume
3.0+ GPA

Doodle for Google Contest12/2/2016Up to $30,000 + other prizes

​Grades K-12
Google Doodle Art submission​
Written Statement​

National WWII Museum Student Essay Contest12/2/2016Various

Open for grades 5-12
​Essay

Stephen J. Brady STOP Hunger Scholarships12/5/2016$5,000

Must be between the ages of 5-25 (kindergarten through graduate school)
M​​ust be enrolled in an accredited educational institution in the U.S.
Must be a citizen or permanent resident of the U.S.
Must have demonstrated on-going commitment to their community by performing unpaid volunteer services impacting hunger in the U.S. at least within the last 12 months
*Note: application opens October 5th.

Novus Biologicals Scholarship12/9/2016$1,500

DACA Eligible
Science Scholarship
Enrolled or accepted for enrollment (Baccalaureate, Graduate, Associate Degree or Diploma) with a declared major in a science related field​​
Transcript​​
Written Statement​​
Application

R&D Systems Scholarship (Science majors)12/9/2016$1,500

​DACA Eligible
Enrolled or accepted for enrollment (Baccalaureate, Graduate, Associate Degree or Diploma) with a declared major in a science related field​​​​​
Scholarship application
Transcript of all college/post-secondary coursework (if high school student, submit h.s. transcript)
Written statement -140 character statement on love of science, 500 word or less personal statement

Barro's Pizza and Dr. Pepper Tuition Giveaway Contest12/11/2016$10,000

​Arizona residents 18 years or older

Science Ambassador Scholarship - Women's STEM Scholarship12/11/2016Full Tuition Scholarship for up to four years

​DACA Eligible/Dreamer Eligible
Women's STEM Scholarship
Undergraduate Students or HS Seniors who will be attending college in Fall 2017​
A full tuition scholarship for a woman seeking an undergraduate degree in science, engineering, or math
Attend a college in the U.S.

Application
Submit a three-minute video of yourself explaining a STEM topic you are passionate about and upload the video to YouTube.

Alliance for Young Artists and Writers: Art and Video Game Deadline12/15/2016% of $250,000

​Art submission

AXA Achievement Scholarships12/15/2016Up to $25,000

Must be a U.S. citizen or legal resident
HS senior planning to enroll full-time in an accredited 2-year or 4-year college or university in the U.S. for the entire 2016-2017 academic year
Involved in extracurricular, community, or work-related activity​​​​​

AXA Achievements Community Scholarship Program12/15/2016$2,500

Must be a high school senior planning to enroll full-time in an accreditted 2-year or 4-year college or university in the U.S. for the entire 2016-2017 academic year,
Must be U.S. citizens or legal residents living or claiming residency in one of the 50 United States, Washington D.C. or Puerto Rico,
Must demonstrate ambition and self-drive as evidenced by outstanding schievement in school, community or work-related activities.​

Burger King Scholars- James McLamore Whopper Scholarship12/15/2016Up to $50,000

HS senior or have graduated from high school within 3 years and are applying as a full-time freshman to a 4-year accredited college or university in the U.S.
3.3+ GPA
25+ ACT score; 1700+ SAT score
Must demonstrate an active leadership role in community service, athletics, or co-curricular activities and demonstrate substantial work experience
Must be a U.S. citizen

HomeAdvisor's Green Home Improvement Scholarship12/15/2016$1,000

DACA Eligible
Essay (i.e. Why is going green in the home important? What are some unique green alternatives to use in the home?)
​1000-2000 words​
High school seniors accepted to a college or trade school or any student currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program at any accredited college, university, or trade school in the United States. 

https://www.studypug.com/us/en/scholarship.html12/15/2016$1,000

​Current student in high school or college​
Application and essay (500-1000 words)

Le Petit Soldat Scholarship 12/15/2016$1,000

​DACA/Dreamer Eligible
For any student enrolled in the Fall, Spring, or Summer semesters at any accredited American college, university, or institution of higher education

Essay contest

*Note: Scholarship offered December 15th and May 15th, annually

Scholastic Art and Writing Awards12/15/2016% of $250,000

Public, private, parochial, or home-school students in the U.S., Canada, or American schools abroad enrolled in grades 7-12 are eligible to participate in the Awards.​
Art portfolio/writing submission


NFIB Young Entrepreneur Awards12/18/2016Up to $1,000

​Application
Must run a small business

Elie Wiesel Foundation Prize in Ethics Essay Contest12/19/2016Up to $5,000

​DACA Eligible
​DREAMer Eligible
3,000 - 4,000 word Essay
1 Faculty Sponsor

The Elie Wiesel Foundation Prize in Ethics Essay Contest12/19/2016Up to $5,000

​Essay
Faculty Sponsor​

Hooked to Books Scholarship12/20/2016$1,000

​DACA/Dreamer Eligible
For students 15+
Available to students worldwide

Essay topic- "How did a book change your life?"
500+ words​​

NATA Pioneers of Flight Scholarship12/30/2016$1,000

College Sophomore or Junior 
Enrolled in aviation degree program​
Application
3.0+ GPA
Career goals in General Aviation

$1,000 Gen and Kelly Tanabe Scholarship12/31/2016$1,000

Must be a HS student, undergraduate or graduate student
Must be a legal U.S. resident 

AFSCME (American Federation of State, County, and Municipal Employees) Family Scholarship12/31/2016$2,000

Must be a graduating senior (spring 2017) whose parent/guardian is an AFSCME member
planning to attend a 2-year or 4-year accredited institution/college/university
Application
Essay
Transcripts
Letters of Recommendation
SAT/ACT scores

Arizona Funeral, Cemetery & Cremation Association: William Aaron Scholarship Program12/31/2016$1,000

​DACA/Dreamer Eligible
Applicant must be a full time student enrolled in the Mortuary Science Program at Chandler Gilbert Community College
Applicant must be a resident of the state of Arizona​​​
"B" average GPA​​

Cover letter
Essay (1,000 - 2,500 words) ​
Faculty recommendation letter and verification of enrollment

Avanti Senior Living's "Mind. Body. Strength" Scholarship12/31/2016$1,000

​Women's Scholarship
DACA Eligible
Any female graduating senior or undergraduate student going to any college or university

Minimum 3.0 GPA -- Transcript required​
Applicants must show good character, excel in academics, and be involved in community service. 
Essay
Letter of recommendation


Avanti Senior Living's "Young Women's Achievement" Scholarship12/31/2016$1,000
Women's Scholarship
DACA Eligible
Any female graduating senior or undergraduate student, going to any college or university

Minimum 3.0 GPA- Transcript required
community service
recommendation letter
Essay
Avanti Senior Living's “Inspirational” Scholarship12/31/2016$1,000

Women's Scholarship
DACA Eligible
Any female graduating senior or undergraduate student going to any college or university

Minimum 3.0 GPA -- Transcript required​
Applicants must show good character, excel in academics, and be involved in community service. 
Essay
Letter of recommendation

​Various Scholarship Opportunities

Other Scholarship Websites

 

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