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    Scholarship

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    Abbott & Fenner Scholarship Program

    Abbott & Fenner are committed to continuing our efforts at helping those who have the desire and ambition to succeed.  Open to all high school juniors & seniors.  Essay required, due 6/14/18.  Apply online at www.abbottandfenner.com/scholarships.

    AES Engineering Scholarship

    A $500 scholarship awarded on the basis of character, as determined by an evaluation of the essays that are submitted. Scholarships are intended for future leaders across a wide spectrum of fields of study. This award is available to high school seniors and all students attending a post secondary educational facility. You are not required to be taking Engineering courses to be eligible. Deadline Oct. 6, 2018. Visit online http://www.aesengineers.com/scholarships.htm

    Alzheimer's Foundation Teen College Scholarship Essay Contest

     

    This scholarship provides an opportunity for college-bound students to give thoughtful consideration to the impact Alzheimer’s disease has on their own lives and others in their family and community. Students are required to submit an autobiography and write a 1,200 to 1,500 word essay, deadline Feb. 15, 2018. Application and information: http://www.afateens.org/about_new.html

    Alliance for Young Artists and Writers

    Awards are based on winning a competition based on submitted work. There is a submission fee. Deadline to submit work is Dec. 7, 2017. Apply online http://www.artandwriting.org/what-we-do/the-awards/guidelines-deadlines/

    American Chemical

    Society Scholarship

    ACS sponsors scholarship programs for qualified applicants who want to enter the fields of chemistry, biochemistry, chemical engineering, chemical technology and teaching. The programs aim to encourage diversity among applicants and build awareness of the value and rewards associated with careers in science and technology. Apply online https://www.acs.org/content/acs/en/funding-and-awards/scholarships.html

    American Fire Sprinkler

    Complete a quiz on the history and use of fire sprinklers and submit an entry form to be entered into the High School Senior Scholarship Contest Drawing. Application online https://www.afsascholarship.org/

    American Institute of Architects

    The AIA offers several scholarship opportunities and resources for students and teachers interested in architecture education. More information and links are available online http://www.aia.org/education/aias075223

    American Legion
     
    Oratorical Contest

    The American Legion Oratorical Contest exists to develop deeper knowledge and appreciation for the U.S. Constitution among high school students. Young orators earn some of the most generous college scholarships available to high school students. More information at: http://www.legion.org/scholarships

    American Meteorological Society Scholarship

    The American Meteorological Society is pleased to announce the AMS Freshman Undergraduate Scholarship program, open to all high school students and designed to encourage study in the atmospheric and related sciences. $5000 award, application due 2/2/18.  Download application https://www.ametsoc.org/ams/index.cfm/information-for/students/ams-scholarships-and-fellowships/ams-freshman-undergraduate-scholarship/

    Army ROTC Scholarships

    Based on Leadership, scholarship, and extracurricular activities. Apply online www.goarmy.com/rotc

    Asian Pacific Islander Organizations Scholarship

    Students of Asian and/or Pacific Islander ethnicity. Award amounts range between $2500 - $5000 to over 200 first-year college students. Information and applications are due 1/11/18 and available online www.apiasf.org/scholarship_apiasf.html

    Aspiring Animation Professional Scholarship Program

    $1000 scholarship will be awarded to a student interested in pursuing an animation career path at an accredited post-secondary school or college. Application deadline 6/1/18, website http://www.animationcareerreview.com/animationcareerreviewcom-aspiring-animation-professional-scholarship-program

    Aspiring Business Professional Scholarship The Online MBA Report is proud to present a $1000 scholarship to a student interested in pursuing a business related degree program at an accredited post-secondary school or college.  Application deadline 6/1/18, see http://www.onlinembareport.com/ombar-aspiring-business-professional-scholarship-program.

    Automotive Aftermarket Scholarship

    Scholarships are available for students training to become automotive, heavy duty or collision repair technicians, and to students in business, marketing, engineering, or other major courses of study.  Deadline 3/31/18.  Application and information: http://www.automotivescholarships.com

    AXA Community Scholarship

    AXA Achievers demonstrate ambition and self-drive, determination to set and reach goals, respect for self, family and community and an ability to succeed in college.  Applications open 9/15/17, but only the first 10,000 applications accepted.  Apply online http://www.axa-equitable.com/axa-foundation/AXA-achievement-scholarship.html

    B. Davis Scholarship

    Seniors and Juniors may go online and apply. Essay on leadership qualities required, deadline 5/22/18, $1000 award. Applications online http://www.studentawardsearch.com/scholarships.htm

    Bay Alarm Medical Seniors Helping Seniors Scholarship For students who are involved in community service working with the elderly, or participate in caregiving duties for an elderly relative living in the home.  Three awards will be given.  Application due 3/31/18, online at www.bayalarmmedical.com/scholarship.

    Big Sun Athletics Scholarship

    The Big Sun Organization is proud to be able to help young athletes succeed in their academic pursuits. In order to do our part we are offering an annual scholarship to a deserving student. All student athletes are eligible for this award, regardless of which sport they are participating in. $500 scholarship, deadline 6/19/18.  Visit online http://www.bigsunathletics.com/

    BSA Eagle Scout

    Applicant must be an Eagle Scout and a member of the National Eagle Scout Association. Applications due 10/31/17, be posted online http://www.nesa.org/applications.html

    Burger King Scholarship

    For seniors who have 2.5 GPA or higher. Go online for information and to apply between 10/15 - 12/15/17  http://www.bkmclamorefoundation.org/WhatWeDo/ScholarsProgram.

    Business Leaders of Tomorrow Scholarship

    The Business Leaders of Tomorrow Scholarship is offered to students entering or currently pursuing an educational program related to business or finance. Students must be at least 17 years of age and have a GPA of 3.0 or higher.  $1000 award, application due 1/29/18.  Apply online at http://themortgagereports.com/scholarship/

    C-Span Documentary

    Video Contest

    For students in grades 8-12. StudentCam is C-SPAN's annual national video documentary competition that encourages students to think seriously about issues that affect our communities and our nation. For more information go online to: http://www.studentcam.org/

    Coca-Cola Scholarship

    For students who demonstrated leadership, commitment to community and academic achievement. 3.0 minimum GPA. Application deadline Oct. 31, 2017. Apply online at http://www.coca-colascholarsfoundation.org/

    Create-A-Greeting Card Contest

    Grades 9-12 Applications are now available online at http://www.gallerycollection.com/greetingcardscontests.htm,

    Cyberbullying Prevention
    for Teens Scholarship
    Research and submit a 1000 word essay on "Why and How to stop Cyberbullying".  Deadline 2/28/18, application and instructions at www.parentinn.com/scholarship.

    Daniels Fund Scholarship Program

    The Daniels Scholarship Program provides a four-year annually-renewable college scholarship for graduating high school seniors who demonstrate exceptional character, leadership, and a commitment to serving their communities.  Financial need is also a consideration.  Application due 11/30/17. Apply online at  http://www.danielsfund.org/scholarships/

    Daughters of the American Revolution Scholarship

    Seniors, must be nominated by school official and an essay are required. http://www.dar.org/national-society/scholarships

    Distinguished Young Women Scholarship

    Distinguished Young Women is a national scholarship program that inspires high school girls to develop their full, individual potential through a fun, transformative experience that culminates in a celebratory showcase of their accomplishments. Go to www.distinguishedyw.org

    Do Something Awards/Scholarships for Taking Action

    Some scholarships are open to all grades, for participating in community service activities.  Applications are available online http://www.dosomething.org/scholarships

    Doodle for Google Art Contest

    Doodle 4 Google is an annual program that invites K-12 students in the United States to use their artistic talents to think big and redesign our homepage logo for millions to see. Go to the following website for information and application: http://www.google.com/doodle4google/

    DREAMers Scholarship (not updated for 2018) Snow Carpio Weekley (SCW) Workers' Compensation Attorneys present the SCW DREAMers Scholarship for immigrants who meet certain criteria.  $2500 award, applications due by 5/31/17.  Information and application online at http://workinjuryaz.com/phoenix-workers-compensation-lawyers/

    Dr. Juan Andrade. Jr. Scholarship for Young Hispanic Leaders

    Applicant must be enrolled or accepted for enrollment in an accredited four-year or two-year institution in the U.S. or U.S. territories, and demonstrate a verifiable need for financial support. At least one parent must be of Hispanic ancestry. Non-US citizens are eligible to apply (DACA or Undocumented).  Apply online by 12/29/17 at http://ushli.org/juan_andrade_scholarship.html.

    Dr. Pepper Video Scholarship

    Dr. Pepper will award tuition scholarships for online applications and production of a 60 second video.  Winners are chosen through social media. Information online at  http://www.drpeppertuition.com/

    Duct Tape Prom (not updated for 2018)

    The Stuck at Prom® Scholarship Contest challenges students to create prom outfits using Duck Tape® and wear them to prom for a chance to win scholarship cash.  Rules and application online at stuckatprom.com

    Education Matters Scholarship

    Applicants 13 years of age & older.  Submit an essay on the importance of education and why college matters.  Apply online at https://www.unigo.com/scholarships/our-scholarships/education-matters-scholarship

    Elks Legacy Scholarship

    Legacy Awards are $4,000 scholarships for children and grandchildren of Elks members. The Foundation will offer a total of 250 awards in the 2017 contest.  Application due 2/2/18, online http://www.elks.org/enf/scholars/legacy.cfm

    Elks Most Valuable

    Student Scholarship

    The 2017 Most Valuable Student scholarship contest is open to any high school senior who is a US Citizen. Applicants will be judged on scholarship, leadership, and financial need.  Apply online by 11/27/17 at http://www.elks.org/enf/scholars/mvs.cfm

    Foot Locker Scholar Athletes

    Twenty Foot Locker Scholar Athletes will each receive $20,000 in college scholarship money for their excellence in school, on their sports teams and in their communities.  Apply online by 12/15/17 at www.footlockerscholarathletes.com.

    First Scholars Scholarship

    The goal of the First Scholars program is to help first-generation college students succeed in school, graduate, and have a life complete with self-awareness, success and significance. The program is open to incoming freshmen whose parents have no more than two years of education beyond high school.  Must attend an affiliate university. For more information and to apply go to http://www.firstscholars.org/Scholars/

    Frame My Future Scholarship Contest

    How do you envision your future? Whether through poetry, photography, ink, collage, painting, mixed media, or graphic design work, submit an original creation expressing what YOU hope to achieve in your personal and professional life after college. The scholarship contest is open to all students who plan on attending a U.S. college/university as a full-time student for the academic year and is a legal U.S. resident. Entries due 3/1/18, for information and application go to http://www.diplomaframe.com/contests.aspx

    GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship

    Honoring the legacy and character of our nation’s 40th President, the GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program rewards college-bound students who demonstrate exemplary leadership, drive, integrity, and citizenship with financial assistance to pursue higher education. Apply online by 1/4/18 at http://www.reaganfoundation.org/GE-RFScholarships.aspx

    Great Clips Scholarship

    High school students or those currently enrolled in a Cosmetology program can apply for a scholarship through the Alice Madden Barton Scholarship program. These scholarships can be used at any cosmetology or barbering school. Application due 3/31/18.  Visit online http://www.greatclips.com/stylists/scholarship-program

    Health Care Leaders Scholarship

    The Health Care Leaders Scholarship is offered to students entering or currently pursuing a program related to nursing or medicine.  Students must be at least 17 and have a GPA of 3.0 or higher.  Online application due 1/29/17 at http://nurse.org/healthcare-leaders/

    Hispanic Scholarship Fund

    The HSF administers a variety of scholarship programs.  Applicants must be of Hispanic origin, min. 3.0 GPA, US citizen, permanent legal resident, DACA or eligible non-citizen.   Applications open 1/1/17 at www.hsf.net/scholarships

    Honors Graduation Multimedia Scholarship

    Represent your views about the concepts of education vs. learning in any one of several multimedia formats.  $1000 award, application due 4/16/17. For more information go to: http://www.honorsgraduation.com/graduation-scholarship.htm

    Horatio Alger Scholarship

    The Horatio Alger Association seeks students who have exhibited determination, integrity, and perseverance in overcoming adversity, as well as have critical financial need. Application deadline 10/25/17.  Apply online at https://scholars.horatioalger.org/scholarships/

    Horatio Alger Career & Technical Scholarships
    Over 1000 awards up to $2500 for students who plan to pursue and complete a career or technical certificate or degree.  Must be Pell eligible.  Applications available 3/15/18.  Apply online at https://scholars.horatioalger.org/scholarships/about-our-scholarship-programs/technical/.
     

    Intel Regeneron Science Talent Search

    Scholarship for bright, ambitious, science, math, and engineering students doing independent scientific research. Award amounts vary.  Application due 11/15/17.  Apply online at https://student.societyforscience.org/intel-sts

    Jackie Robinson

    Foundation's Scholarship Program

    The Jackie Robinson Foundation provides scholarships of up to $28,000/four years to minority high school students showing leadership potential and demonstrating financial need to attend an accredited 4-year college or university of their choice.  Apply online at http://www.jackierobinson.org/apply/applicants

    James Beard (not updated for 2018)

    The scholarship program assists aspiring and established culinary professionals who plan to further their education at a licensed or accredited culinary school or hospitality institution, college, or university.  Applications open 4/1/17 at http://www.jamesbeard.org/awards

    Jiffy Lube Teen Driver Scholarship

    For students 15-18 years old.  Essay required, deadline 3/19/18.  Apply online - http://yourturn2apply.com/UTothers.htm

    Joseph James Morelli Scholarship Fund   The Joseph James Morelli Scholarship Fund (based in Park City) supports high school and college students with dyslexia, dysgraphia or dyscalculia who wish to pursue a career in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM).  Awards range from $500 - 2500 and the application deadline is 3/5/18.  Apply online at www.parkcitycf.org/morelli/.

    Knowledge Matters Virtual Business (not upaded for 2018)

    Juniors and Seniors Show excellence in business and marketing courses and accomplishment in the use of technologies within these subjects. Nomination by a teacher required. Due 4/1/17. Apply online http://www.knowledgematters.com/scholarships/

    McDonald's HACER Scholarship

    The McDonald’s HACER ® scholarship program grants scholarships and college resources for eligible Hispanic students.  Must be a high school senior, legal US resident, and have at least one parent of Hispanic heritage.  Apply online by 2/5/18 at https://www.mcdonalds.com/us/en-us/community/hacer.html.

    Microsoft Disability Scholarship

    This scholarship will identify promising high school seniors with disabilities who have potential to enter and successfully complete a vocational or academic college program and have a financial need. For more information go to the following site: https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/diversity/programs/microsoftdisabilityscholarship.aspx

    National FFA Scholarships

    Many different scholarships available with just one application. See your FFA Advisor for more details. Apply online https://www.ffa.org/scholarships

    National Honor Society Scholarship

    Applications for the 2017 - 18 program are now available, deadline 1/30/18. All senior members in good standing will be eligible to apply. For details visit https://www.nhs.us/students/the-nhs-scholarship

    National Multiple Sclerosis Society Scholarships

    The National MS Society’s scholarship program helps highly qualified students who have been diagnosed with MS or who have a parent with MS achieve their dreams of going to college.  Deadline 1/31/18, amounts vary.  Applications online http://www.nationalmssociety.org/scholarship

    National Peace Essay Contest

    Grades 9-12 The 2017 - 18 contest challenges students to closely examine why diplomacy and peace building matter. National winners will receive up to $10,000. Entries due by 3/15/18.  See details online at https://www.usip.org/AFSAEssayContest

    National Security Agency/Central

    Security Service Stokes Educational Scholarship

    This scholarship is available to students planning on majoring in computer science or computer/electrical engineering. You will receive $30,000 per year for tuition and mandatory fees, work during the summers at NSA for 12 weeks in areas that are related to your course of study. Must work for the NSA after college for at least one and one-half times the length of study. Must apply by 10/31/17. For more information and to Apply online http://www.nsa.gov/careers/opportunities_4_u/students/stokes.shtml

    Navy-Marine ROTC Scholarships

    Based on leadership, scholarship, and extracurricular activities. Award amount includes: tuition, book allowance, fees, plus monthly stipend. Apply online http://www.nrotc.navy.mil/scholarships.html

    NFB National Federation for the Blind

    The National Federation of the Blind annually offers blind college students in the US the opportunity to win one of 30 merit-based, national-level scholarships worth from $3,000 to $12,000. All scholarships awarded are based on academic excellence, community service, and leadership.  Apply online at https://nfb.org/scholarships

    NFIB Young Entrepreneur Award

    NFIB Young Entrepreneur Awards are open to any graduating high school senior entering their freshman year at an accredited two- or four-year university, college or vocational/technical institute. Applicants MUST be running their own small business in order to be considered for an award.  Apply online at http://www.nfib.com/foundations/yef/yef-programs/young-entrepreneur-awards/

    NIADA Foundation Regional Scholarships The NIADA Foundation proudly sponsors four young men or women each year who have displayed outstanding abilities in education. These students will each receive a $3,500 scholarship to the college or university of their choice.  Apply online at https://www.niada.com/foundation_scholarship.php by 3/18/18.
    NSHSS Andeavor Youth Leadership Awards Twenty (20) $2500 scholarships will be awarded to outstanding young leaders in 19 states where Andeavor does business.  Min. GPA 3.0, financial need considered, essay required.  Application can be found at http://nshssfoundation.org/scholarships/andeavor-youth-leadership-awards/, due 2/26/18.
    Oz Moving & Storage College Scholarship (not updated for 2018) Oz will award one (1) talented student a $1,000 scholarship this year based on the following criteria:  completion of the application, quality of open-ended answers, creativity, uniqueness, grammar & spelling, addressing & answering the question.  Due 6/15/17, see https://www.ozmoving.com/Scholarship.

    Pet Play Scholarship

    Students from across the U.S. are invited to apply for P.L.A.Y.’s annual Scholars Helping Collars Scholarship. This $1,000 scholarship rewards one student who can tell the best story, describing the impact he or she made in the life of a rescue animal or animal welfare cause in general.  Apply by 2/28/18 at http://www.petplay.com/scholarship/

    Prudential Spirit of Community Awards

    Grades 5-12 The Prudential Spirit of Community Award honors middle level and high school students for outstanding service to others at the local, state and national level. Apply online by 11/7/17 at http://spirit.prudential.com/view/page/soc

    QuestBridge

    Provides awards that equip outstanding low-income high school juniors with the knowledge necessary to compete for admission to top-ranked colleges. Full four-year college scholarships for seniors. Demonstrate academic excellence in the face of economic obstacles. Apply online https://www.questbridge.org/high-school-students/college-prep-scholars

    Rocky Mountain Coal Mining Technical School Scholarship

    The Rocky Mountain Coal Mining Technical Scholarship is a one-time gift to students in technical programs who hope to take their education into the coal industry. Must be a first-year student at a two-year technical/trade school in good standing. Applicants must be a legal resident of Arizona, Colorado, Montana, New Mexico, North Dakota, Texas, Utah, or Wyoming.  Apply online at http://www.rmcmi.org/scholarships/apply-for-scholarships#, application due 2/1/18.

    SAE Engineering Scholarships

    For students who plan on enrolling in an engineering or computer science major program. There are many scholarships offered through this foundation. Apply online http://students.sae.org/awdscholar/scholarships/hsengineering.htm

    Shire ADHD Scholarship Program

    Scholarship is intended for US citizens who are accepted to or attending an approved college, university, vocational school, or technical school who have been diagnosed with ADHD and is under the care of a licensed health care professional for ADHD. For application and more information go to: http://www.shireadhdscholarship.com/

    Siemens Competition Scholarship Award (not updated for 2018)

    For all High School students. The Competition is the nation’s premier science research competition for high school students and seeks to promote excellence by encouraging students to undertake individual or team research projects.  Visit online https://siemenscompetition.discoveryeducation.com/

    Sixt Scholars Program

    Sixt Rent a Car has established a scholarship program to assist high school students who plan to continue their education in college. Scholarships are offered each year for full-time study at an accredited institution of the student’s choice.  Up to 5 - $5000 awards will be offered, only the first 500 applicants will be considered, so apply early!  Deadline 11/30/17.  Apply online at www.scholarsapply.org/sixt/.

    State Farm Good Neighbor Scholarship (not updated for 2018) The State Farm Good Neighbor Scholarship Program was established to provide financial assistance to high school seniors who plan to attend college, technical, or vocational school, but may not be able to meet the expenses of a higher education without such aid and often do not qualify for other scholarships.  Up to 50 recipients will receive a $2500 award.  Apply by 3/2/17 at http://hubs.ly/H05-kzs0

    Team America Rocketry Challenge

    Grades 7-12 The Team America Rocketry Challenge (TARC) is the world’s largest student rocket contest and a key piece of the aerospace and defense industry’s strategy to build a stronger U.S. workforce in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM). Information online at http://rocketcontest.org/

    The Ayn Rand Institute:Essay Contest

    For juniors & seniors, write an essay on one of Ayn Rand's books.  Rules and application online at http://www.aynrand.org/site/PageServer?pagename=education_contests_atlas

    The Spirit of Ann Frank Scholarship (not updated for 2018)

    Our Spirit of Anne Frank Awards are given out each year to students, teachers and citizens who have proven themselves exceptional leaders in combating intolerance, prejudice and injustice in their communities. One $10000 scholarship will be awarded.  Apply online http://www.annefrank.com/fileadmin/safa/categories.html

    Tesoro Companies Scholarship (not updated for 2018) Twenty $2500 scholarships will be awarded to scholars who are leading by example in their schools and communities.  See http://nshssfoundation.org/resources/tesoro-youth-leadership-awards/

    Toshiba/NSTA Exploravision Awards

    Grades 7-12 Teams of 2 to 4 science students work together to explore the background of a present day invention, how it works and its impact. Information and applications available online www.exploravision.com

    Toyota TeenDrive365

    Video Contest

    Create a 30-60 second video for your fellow teen drivers that highlights the importance of safe teen driving and you could win $15,000, or one of 14 other prizes!  Contest ends 2/28/18.  For more information go to the following link:

    http://www.teendrive365inschool.com/teens/video-challenge

    Truman D. Picard Scholarship for Native American or Alaskan Natives

    For Native American or Alaska Native students who plan to pursue a higher education in Natural Resources.  Application deadline 2/7/18.  Information at http://www.itcnet.org/about_us/scholarships.html

    United States Senate Youth Program (not updated for 2018)

    The United States Senate Youth Program is a unique educational experience for outstanding high school students interested in pursuing careers in public service.  Two students from each state will attend Washington Week and receive a $10000 scholarship.  See counselor to apply, more information at http://ussenateyouth.org/,

    US Bank Internet Scholarship Program

    Must attend an accredited two or four year college in the fall. Recipients are selected through random drawing. Apply online at https://www.usbank.com/community/financial-education/scholarship-application-form.html

    US News Path to College Scholarship (not updated for 2018)
    Open to all freshmen, sophomores, juniors and seniors in high school who plan to enroll in college.  Two winners will be selected based on academic performance, extracurricular activities, community volunteerism, leadership honors and awards, work experience and a brief essay.  Application due 1/21/17:

    Vegetarian Resource Group

    Applicants will be judged on having shown compassion, courage, and a strong commitment in promoting a peaceful world through a vegetarian diet/lifestyle. Apply online by 2/2018 at www.vrg.org/student/scholar.htm

    Visionary Scholarship Program

    Freshman, Sophomores, Juniors and Seniors may apply by writing an essay on "Why College is Important to Me".  The American College Foundation encourages an early start in planning for college. Apply online http://www.americancollegefoundation.org/college_planning/home.aspx

    Wal-Mart/Sam Walton

    Community Scholarship Program

    Seniors that are employees or dependents of employees of Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. Based on financial need, academic record, ACT/SAT scores, community service, extracurricular involvement and work experience. Apply online www.walmartfoundation.org

    Wendy's High School Heisman

    Seniors Athletes that have at least a 3.0 GPA and participate in at least one school sponsored sport https://www.wendyshighschoolheisman.com/application/

    WyZant College Scholarship

    Seniors Write an essay and submit it online and then have people you know vote for your essay. Go to the following site to get full details: http://www.wyzant.com/scholarships/

    Young Arts Scholarship

    10-12 This is a great opportunity for students interested in the arts. Students, grades 10 to 12 or ages 15 to 18, visit http://www.youngarts.org/ for details on the application requirements for each discipline and the application process.