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Scholarship Name Amount Deadline
$1,000 All Star Verified Scholarship $1,000 August 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school, college, graduate, or adult students or parents of high school and college students. Applicants must complete the application form and answer in 450 characters or less the question: "What is the best or worst part about finding or applying to scholarships?"

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Verified Scholarships 2713 Newlands Ave Belmont, CA 94002

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$1,000 JumpStart Scholarship $1,000 October 17

Eligibility: Applicants must be 10th, 11th or 12th grade high school, college or adult students. Applicants may study any major and attend any college in the U.S. Applicants must be legal residents of the U.S. and complete the online application form including the required personal statement. The award may be used for tuition, room and board, books or any related educational expense.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

College JumpStart Scholarship Fund 4546 B10 El Camino Real No. 325 Los Altos, CA 94022

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$1,000 Moolahspot Scholarship $1,000 August 31

Eligibility: Students must be at least 16 years or older and plan to attend or currently attend college or graduate school. Applicants may study any major or plan to enter any career field at any accredited college or graduate school. A short personal statement is required.

How to apply: Applications are only available online.

MoolahSPOT 2713 Newlands Avenue Belmont, CA 94002

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Cashtelligent Financial Literacy Scholarship $1,000 September 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school or college students, graduate school students, adult students or parents of a student enrolled or planning to enroll in any accredited college in the U.S. There are no requirements for field of study. Applicants must be U.S. citizens or legal residents.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Cashtelligent

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SuperCollege Scholarship $1,000 August 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school students, college undergraduates, graduate students or adult students residing in the U.S. and attending or planning to attend any accredited college or university within the next 12 months. The scholarship may be used to pay for tuition, books, room and board, computers or any education-related expenses.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

SuperCollege.com Scholarship Dept. 673 2713 Newlands Avenue Belmont, CA 94002

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Academic Excellence Award $1,000 November 12

Eligibility: Applicants must be currently enrolled in a college or university and in good academic standing. A 3.0 minimum GPA is required. Students must submit a 2,000-word essay on the given topic. Selection is based on clear explanation of ideas and originality. Applications must be emailed.

How to apply: Applications are via email and must include the essay, name, address, name of school attending and copy of transcript.

Global Teletherapy 1777 Reisterstown Road Suite 165R Baltimore, MD 21208

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Achieving Your Goals Scholarship $1,000 September 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled in an undergraduate, graduate or law program within the United States or high school seniors who will be enrolled in college before the application deadline. Students must have a minimum cumulative 3.0 GPA. An essay on a provided topic is required to be submitted.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Atlanta Personal Injury Law Group - Gore LLC 295 West Crossville Road Suite 200 Roswell, GA 30075

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Adelman Travel Scholarship Award $500 November 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be at least 18 years old and enrolled full-time in a U.S. college or university. Students must have a minimum 2.5 GPA and submit an essay on a provided prompt.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Adelman Travel Group 6980 North Port Washington Road Milwaukee, WI 53217

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Advocates Law Scholarship $1,000 January 31 (fall) and June 30 (spring)

Eligibility: Applicants must be either current or prospective students who are enrolled in an accredited college or university within the United States. Students must write an essay as part of the application process.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Advocates Washington 2125 Western Avenue #500 Seattle, WA 98121

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AES Scholarship $500 October 8

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors or current college students attending a post-secondary educational institution. Students are not required to be taking engineering courses to be eligible. An essay submission on a provided topic is required.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

AES Engineering Solutions

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Ag Day Essay Contest $1,000 January 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be in 9th to 12th grade during the current school year and be a U.S. citizen. The contest requires an essay or video response to the given prompt on the website.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Agriculture Council of America 11020 King Street, Suite 205 Overland Park, KS 66210

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Against All Odds Scholarship $1,000 January 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be currently enrolled in college or graduate school or be a GED holder about to attend college within the United States. Students must show good academic standing with a 3.0 minimum GPA. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application and essay written on a provided prompt.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Adams & Bischoff 171 Church Street Suite 210 Charleston, SC 29401

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Americanism Essay Contest $2,500-$5,000 December 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be in grades 7 through 12 and must be sponsored by a Fleet Reserve Association (FRA) branch or Ladies Auxiliary unit. They must submit an essay on a sponsor-determined topic. Selection is based on the overall strength of the essay.

How to apply: Entry instructions are available online - look under "events and programs" link. An essay and cover sheet are required.

Fleet Reserve Association (FRA) FRA Scholarship Administrator 125 N. West Street Alexandria, VA 22314

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Ashley Soule Conroy Foundation Scholarship $4,000 October 1, June 1

Eligibility: Applicants must commit to at least one semester of full-time study abroad outside of the U.S. A minimum GPA of 3.0 is required. Students must be currently attending a four-year college and have earned at least 30 credits or completed one year of college. Selection is primarily based on demonstration of financial need, academic achievement and employment history.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Ashley Soule Conroy Foundation Three Lakeway Center 3838 North Causeway Boulevard Suite 3130 Metairie, LA 70002

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Barbizon's College Tuition Scholarship $100,000 December 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be legal U.S. residents who are planning to attend an accredited college or university. Students must fill out an entry form for the sweepstakes and must be accepted at an accredited college or university within three years of graduation.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Barbizon International 4950 West Kennedy Boulevard Suite 200 Tampa, FL 33609

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Be the Boss Scholarship $2,000 September 15, March 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be female high school or college students interested in starting their own online business. Students must submit their business plan to apply.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

GoSkills 555 Bryant Street #901 Palo Alto, CA 94301

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Blaze Your Own Trail Scholarship $1,000 January 14

Eligibility: Applicants must be at least 17 years of age and current high school seniors, undergraduates or graduate students. Students must be accepted to an accredited college or university within the United States. An essay submission is required on a provided prompt.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

TrailHeads 9 Lane Street Kent, CT 06757

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Boomer Benefits Scholarship $2,000 August 27

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program at an accredited educational institution. A minimum GPA of 3.0 is required. Selection is primarily based on demonstration of academic achievement and community service.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Boomer Benefits 5650 N. Riverside Drive #200 Fort Worth, TX 76137

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Bright!Tax Global Scholar Initiative $1,000 June 1, November 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens who want to study abroad for at least one full semester at an accredited institution. Selection is based on academic and extracurricular achievement, community involvement, future ambitions and financial need.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Bright!Tax 244 Fifth Avenue New York, NY 10001

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Burger King Scholars Program $1,000-$50,000 December 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating high school seniors (U.S. and Puerto Rico), graduating from grade 12 (Canada) or graduating from home school education in the U.S., Puerto Rico or Canada and must reside in the U.S., Canadian or Puerto Rico. Students must also have a minimum 2.5 GPA and plan to enroll full-time in an accredited two- or four-year college, university or vocational/technical school by the fall term of the graduating year. Applicants do NOT need to work at Burger King, but Burger King employees are eligible. Consideration will be given to each applicant's academic record and participation in school and community activities.

How to apply: Applications are available online and may only be completed online.

Burger King Scholars Program Scholarship America One Scholarship Way St. Peter, MN 56082

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Car Covers $1,000 Scholarship $1,000 December 15

Eligibility: Applicants must submit an essay describing ways to extend the service life of cars. Selection is based on the overall strength of the submission.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

CarCovers.com 671 Willow Pass Road Suite 1 Pittsburg, CA 94565

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Carson Scholars $1,000 January 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be nominated by their school. They must be in grades 4 through 11 and have a GPA of 3.75 or higher in English, reading, language arts, math, science, social studies and foreign language. They must have participated in some form of voluntary community service beyond what is required by their school. Scholarship recipients must attend a four-year college or university upon graduation to receive funds.

How to apply: Applications are available from the schools of those nominated. Only one student per school may be nominated.

Carson Scholars Fund 305 W Chesapeake Avenue Suite 310 Towson, MD 21204

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Center for Alcohol Policy (CAP) Essay Contest $1,000-$5,000 January 8

Eligibility: Applicants must be at least 18 years old. Students must submit an essay analyzing different alcohol regulations. Selection is based on the strength of analysis, thoroughness of research and quality of writing.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Center for Alcohol Policy 1101 King Street Suite 600-A Alexandria, VA 22314

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Christophers Video Contest for College Students $500-$2,000 January 17

Eligibility: Applicants must be current undergraduate or graduate level college students and U.S. citizens. Selection is based on the video submitted and how well it depicts the theme of "One Person Can Make a Difference."

How to apply: Applications are available online. Students must also submit a video of five minutes or less communicating the theme.

Christophers 5 Hanover Square 22nd Floor New York, NY 10004

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CIA Undergraduate Scholarship Program Varies August 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors or college freshmen or sophomores. High school students must have an SAT score of 1500 or higher or an ACT score of 21 or higher, while all applicants must have a GPA of at least 3.0. Applicants must demonstrate financial need, defined as a household income of less than $70,000 for a family of four or $80,000 for a family of five or more. They must meet all criteria for regular CIA employees, including security checks and medical examinations. Applicants must commit to a work experience each summer during college and agree to CIA employment for 1.5 times the length of their CIA-sponsored scholarship.

How to apply: Applications are available online. A resume, SAT/ACT scores, family income information, copy of FAFSA or Student Aid Report, transcript and two letters of recommendation are required.

Central Intelligence Agency Office of Public Affairs Washington, DC 20505

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Civic Expression Award $1,000 December 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be in grades 7-12 (ages 13 and up) and submit art or writing works that explore political or social issues. Students may make submissions in any of the 28 listed categories and must include a personal statement on their work.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Scholastic Art and Writing Awards 557 Broadway New York, NY 10012

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CJ Pony Parts Scholarship Video Contest $500 April 15, October 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. residents who will be enrolling in classes for the upcoming semester. Students must submit a video addressing an automotive related topic. Selection is based on the overall strength of the submission.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

CJ Pony Parts 7461 Allentown Boulevard Harrisburg, PA 17112

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Clubs of America Scholarship Award for Career Success $1,000 August 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled at an accredited U.S. educational institution. A minimum GPA of 3.0 is required. Students must submit an essay explaining their career goals. Selection is based on the overall strength of the submission.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Clubs of America 484 Wegner Road Lakemoor, IL 60051

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Coca-Cola All-State Community College Academic Team $1,000-$1,500 December 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled in community college, have a minimum GPA of 3.5 on a four-point scale and be on track to earn an associate's or bachelor's degree. Students attending community college in the U.S. do NOT need to be members of Phi Theta Kappa. Fifty students will win a $1,500 scholarship, fifty students will win a $1,250 scholarship and fifty students will win a $1,000 scholarship.

How to apply: Applications are available online. Nomination from the designated nominator at your school is required. A list of nominators is available at http://www.ptk.org.

Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation P.O. Box 442 Atlanta, GA 30301

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Congress Bundestag Youth Exchange Program Varies December

Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents and be current high school students who will be between the ages of 15 and 18 at the beginning of the exchange program. They must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher on a four-point scale. Previous knowledge of the German language is not required. Selection is based on academic achievement, written and oral communication skills and temperamental suitability for adjusting to different cultures.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form and supporting materials are required.

Congress Bundestag Youth Exchange Program

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Coolidge Scholarship Full tuition January 20

Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens planning on enrolling full-time in an accredited U.S. college or university. Students must apply during their junior year in high school. Selection is based on academic excellence, interest in public policy and appreciation for Coolidge values and demonstrated humility and leadership.

How to apply: Applications are available online through the website and include an essay, a transcript, a resume and two letters of recommendation.

Calvin Coolidge Memorial Foundation Inc. P.O. Box 97 Plymouth, VT 05056

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Corporate Culture Scholarship $1,000 October 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be current undergraduate or graduate students enrolled at any North American university. Students must write an essay relating to corporate culture and their ideal workplace culture.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Investor's Podcast

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Create Real Impact Contest $500 and $1,500 November 12

Eligibility: Applicants must be legal U.S. residents who are between the ages of 14 and 22. They must be enrolled full-time at an accredited secondary or post-secondary school. They must submit an original, videotaped creative project that offers a solution to the problem of distracted driving. Selection is based on project concept, message effectiveness and creativity.

How to apply: Contest entry instructions are available online. A videotaped creative project is required.

Impact Teen Drivers Attn.: Create Real Impact Contest P.O. Box 161209 Sacramento, CA 95816

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Dell Scholars Program Varies December 1

Eligibility: Students must be participants in an approved college readiness program, and they must have at least a 2.4 GPA. Applicants must be pursuing a bachelor's degree in the fall directly after graduation. Students must also be U.S. citizens or permanent residents and demonstrate financial need. Selection is based on "individual determination to succeed," future goals, hardships that have been overcome, self motivation and financial need.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An online application is required.

Michael and Susan Dell Foundation P.O. Box 163867 Austin, TX 78716

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Dirk Derrick Car & Truck Accident Injury Scholarship $1,000 December 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors or current undergraduate students who have had their life altered due to an injury from an auto accident, whether it was their own or that of a loved one.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Derrick Law Firm 802 Main Street Conway, SC 29526

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Dixie Belle Paint Company Scholarship Up to $2,500 November 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors, college or graduate school students. Students must be U.S. citizens. An essay submission on a provided topic is required.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Dixie Belle Paint Company 111 River Street 10th Floor Hoboken, NJ 07030

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Dr. Edward Jacobson Healthy Living Scholarship $500 December 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be currently enrolled or enrolling into an accredited college, undergraduate or graduate U.S. institution and hold a GPA of 3.0 or better. Students must write an essay pertaining to their approach to healthy living for themselves and their community.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Greenwich Gynecology LLC 1 Perryridge Road Greenwich, CT 06830

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Driven Decade Scholarship $1,000 September 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors, college students or graduate students who are legal residents of the United States. Students must be currently pursuing higher education at a two- to five-year post-secondary institution or must be doing so in the upcoming semester. Applicants must be in good academic standing with a minimum 3.0 GPA. Students who have been through hard times with their families and have come out the other side a better person are encouraged to apply. An essay submission on a provided topic is required.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Yates & Wheland 412 Georgia Avenue Suite 102 Chattanooga, TN 37403

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Education Accessibility Scholarship $1,000 December 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be currently enrolled with the intent to complete either a two-year, four-year or graduate program at any junior college, community college, paralegal program, college or university in the United States. Students must be the first in their family to attend a four-year college or university and have a minimum 3.0 GPA. An essay submission on a provided topic is required.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Connecticut Trial Firm LLC 437 Naubuc Avenue Suite 107 Glastonbury, CT 06033

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EK Insurance Scholarship $500 December 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents enrolling in or currently enrolled full-time at an accredited two or four-year institution or graduate program. Students must submit an original video essay.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

EK Insurance 99 Wall St #1234 New York, NY 10005

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Equitable Excellence Scholarship Up to $25,000 December 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens or legal residents who are current high school seniors and are planning to enroll full-time in an accredited college or university in the fall following their graduation. They must show ambition and drive evidenced by outstanding achievement in school, community or workplace activities. A recommendation from an unrelated adult who can vouch for the student's achievement is required.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Equitable Holdings Inc. 1290 Avenue of the Americas New York, NY 10104

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Express Medical Supply Scholarship Program $500 December 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens or legal residents who are currently enrolled at an accredited two- or four-year institution in the United States. Students must use social media to share a picture and brief explanation that describes how they give to others. Selection is based on the overall strength of the submission.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Express Medical Supply Inc. 218 Seebold Spur Fenton, MO 63026

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Families of Freedom Scholarship Fund Varies October 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be dependent children, spouses or domestic partners of 9/11 victims. Children of victims must enroll in a postsecondary program by age 24 and must continue studies uninterrupted after their 24th birthday to continue to receive assistance. Financial need is required.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, copy of most recent tax return, transcript and copy of school billing statement are required.

Families of Freedom c/o Scholarship America One Scholarship Way P.O. Box 297 St. Peter, MN 56082

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First Generation Immigrant Scholarship $1,000 December 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be first-generation immigrants. Students must be enrolled at an accredited U.S. college or university. An essay submission on a provided prompt is required.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

SelfLawyer 42 Broadway Suite 12-437 New York, NY 10004

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Florida Rentals Annual Dream Vacation Scholarship $1,000 August 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens or legal residents over the age of 18 who are currently accepted to or enrolled at a college or university. Students must submit a 1,000-word essay describing their dream vacation. Selection is based on content, style, creativity and persuasiveness.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Florida Rentals, LLC 5401 South Kirkman Road Suite 310 Orlando, FL 32819

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Foreclosure.com Scholarship Program $500-$2,500 December 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens 13 years of age or older who are currently enrolled as undergraduate college students. They must write an essay between 800 and 2,000 words providing creative solutions to a given topic involving critical issues facing the nation centered around real estate/housing. Selection is based upon the overall strength of the essay and application.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form and essay are required.

Foreclosure.com 1095 Broken Sound Parkway, NW Suite 200 Boca Raton, FL 33487

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Free Speech Essay Contest Up to $10,000 December 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be juniors or seniors in U.S. high schools including home-schools or U.S. citizens attending overseas schools. Students must submit an essay pertaining to the topic of free speech and censorship.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Foundation for Individual Rights in Education 510 Walnut Street Suite 1250 Philadelphia, PA 19106

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Fulbright Grants Varies October 13

Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating college seniors, graduate students, young professionals and artists. Funds are generally used to support students in university teaching, advanced research, graduate study or teaching in elementary and secondary schools.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

U.S. Department of State Office of Academic Exchange Programs, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs U.S. Department of State, SA-44 301 4th Street SW, Room 234 Washington, DC 20547

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Getting Real about Distracted Driving $1,500 December 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be currently enrolled or planning to enroll in an accredited college or university or a continuing education program. Students must create an advertisement with the topic found on the scholarship page.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Comedy Defensive Driving 1825 West Walnut Hill Lane Suite 101 Irving, TX 75038

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Global Citizen Scholarship Educational tour expenses August 15; November 15; February 15; May 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be college-bound high school students in the U.S. or Canada nominated by their schools and must write an essay or create a video or digital media project on a topic related to global citizenship. The award involves a paid educational trip to Europe.

How to apply: Applications are available online on the EF Tours Facebook page.

EF Educational Tours EF Center Boston Two Education Circle Cambridge, MA 02141

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GMR Transcription Academic Scholarship $500 June 15 and December 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled as full-time students at an accredited college or university. Students must have a minimum 3.0 grade point average. Applicants must submit essays and complete a qualification quiz.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

GMR Transcription Services 2552 Walnut Avenue, Suite 110 Tustin, CA 92780

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Golden Door Scholars Varies October 25

Eligibility: Applicants must be approved DACA students with strong academic records who are enrolling in an undergraduate program or who are current high school seniors or undergraduate students. Students pursuing engineering, computer science, technology or math are given preference.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Golden Door Scholars 1423 Red Ventures Drive Fort Mill, SC 29707

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Hagan Scholarship Varies December 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens and be graduating seniors from a public high school located in a county with fewer than 50,000 residents. Students must be enrolling in a four-year college or university the first semester following high school graduation. Applicants must work 240 hours in the year prior to the start of each academic year.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Hagan Scholarship Foundation P.O. Box 1225 Columbia, MO 65205

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Hamilton Award $500 January 27

Eligibility: Applicants must be high-achieving, service-focused high school juniors with grit, perseverance and demonstrated need. Students must be committed to participating in a rigorous five-year curriculum designed to provide a comprehensive network of support and practical guidance to Alexander Hamilton Scholars as they transition from high school to college and college to career.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Alexander Hamilton Scholars 200 1st Avenue West Suite 201 Seattle, WA 98119

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Hayek Fund for Scholars Up to $750 Rolling

Eligibility: Applicants must be graduate students or untenured faculty members and must submit a cover letter explaining how participation will advance their liberty-advancing careers. Applicants must also submit an abstract of the paper they are going to present (if applicable), an itemized expense list and resume. Students may attend any university but must be alumni of IHS programs and events.

How to apply: There is no application form.

Institute for Humane Studies at George Mason University 3434 Washington Boulevard MS 1C5 Arlington, VA 22201

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Heer Law Entrepreneurship Scholarship $2,000 December 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be currently enrolled or enrolling in a university or college during the upcoming academic year. Students must submit a business plan for their current or prospective business including an intellectual property strategy.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Heer Law 36 Lombard Street Suite 500 Toronto, ON M5C 2X3

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Horatio Alger Association Scholarship Program $25,000 October

Eligibility: Applicants must enter college the fall following their high school graduation, have at least a 2.0 GPA, be in need of financial aid ($55,000 or less adjusted gross income per family is preferred) and be involved in extracurricular and community activities. Students applying from Louisiana, Montana and Idaho have additional state specific requirements.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Horatio Alger Association Attn.: Scholarship Department 99 Canal Center Plaza Suite 320 Alexandria, VA 22314

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Humane Studies Fellowships Up to $15,000 April 1, August 1, December 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be graduate students who are in any field and at any stage before completion of the Ph.D., law students, MBA students or other professional students. The fellowships can be used for study in the U.S. or abroad. Applicants must also be enrolled as full-time students at an accredited degree-granting institution. Students must be alumni of IHS programs and events.

How to apply: Applications are available online. There is a $25 application fee that is waived by applying by January 5.

Institute for Humane Studies at George Mason University 3434 Washington Boulevard MS 1C5 Arlington, VA 22201

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Immerse Education University Scholarship Up to $1,000 January 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be between the ages of 13-18 at the beginning of the selected program session and available to attend the academic sessions in Cambridge for the duration of the program. Students must be eligible to live and study in the UK for the duration of the program and attending a non-fee paying school or attending a fee-paying school while receiving a scholarship, grant, bursary or financial assistance.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Immerse Education 15 – 19 Bakers Row London, UK EC1R 3DG

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InfoTracer Scholarship $1,000 October 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school graduates pursuing a full-time college placement or already enrolled in college full time. Students must be enrolled in an accredited college, university or vocational/trade school with a minimum 2.0 GPA. An essay submission is required.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

InfoTracer

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International Bipolar Foundation High School Essay Contest $250-$1,000 December 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be current high school students in 9th to 12th grade. Students must write an original research essay on a notable figure with bipolar disorder.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

International Bipolar Foundation 8755 Aero Drive Suite 330 San Diego, CA 92123

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Intoxalock Drunk Driving Prevention Scholarship $3,000 December 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be accepted into or enrolled at an accredited two- or four-year U.S. institution. Students must create a video pertaining to the dangers of drunk driving.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Intoxalock 11035 Aurora Avenue Des Moines, IA 50322

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Jack Kent Cooke Foundation College Scholarship Program Up to $40,000 per year for four years November 18

Eligibility: Applicants must plan to graduate from a U.S. high school in the spring and plan to enroll in an accredited four-year college beginning in the fall following application. Students must have a minimum 3.5 GPA and have standardized test scores in the top 15 percent: SAT combined critical reading and math score of 1200 or above and/or ACT composite score of 26 or above. Applicants must also demonstrate significant unmet financial need. Family incomes up to $95,000 are considered. However, the majority of recipients will be eligible to receive a Pell grant.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Jack Kent Cooke Foundation 44325 Woodridge Parkway Lansdowne, VA 20176

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Josephine De Karman Fellowship $14,000-$22,000 January 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be undergraduate students entering their senior year or Ph.D. candidates nearing completion of their degree (all requirements except for the dissertation must be completed by January 31). Applicants may not be post-doctoral students. Special consideration is given to doctoral students in the humanities. The award is open to international students living in the U.S.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Josephine De Karman Fellowship Trust P.O. Box 3389 San Dimas, CA 91773

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Kopfler & Hermann Overcoming Adversity Scholarship $1,000 November 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be currently enrolled in college or graduate school or be a GED holder about to attend college. Students must have at least a 3.0 GPA. Applicants must submit an essay describing a hardship they have encountered and how they overcame the obstacle.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Kopfler & Hermann, Attorneys at Law 7910 West Main Street Houma, LA 70360

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LA Tutors Innovation in Education Scholarship $500 Monthly

Eligibility: Applicants must be a high school or college student within the U.S. or Canada. A minimum 3.0 GPA is required. Students must be a citizen of, permanent resident of or hold a valid student visa in the U.S. or Canada. Applicants will have designed an innovative project that makes the difference in the lives of others. The project can include a website, series of blogs, an app, fundraising event, etc. An essay describing the goal of the project and providing supporting documentation is required. The contest is monthly.

How to apply: Application is available online.

LA Tutors 9454 Wilshire Boulevard Suite 600 Beverly Hills, CA 90212

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Leifert & Leifert Right to Privacy Scholarship $1,000 August 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled in an accredited junior college, community college, undergraduate or graduate level program in the United States. A minimum 3.0 GPA or higher is required. Students who are high school graduates or GED holders about to start college may also apply. Applicants will submit a 750-word essay on the given topic on the website.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Law Offices of Leifert & Leifert 2160 West Atlantic Avenue 2nd Floor Delray Beach, FL 33445

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Lemelson-MIT Student Prize Up to $15,000 September

Eligibility: All applicants must be full-time, matriculated, degree-seeking students at any U.S. college or university. Students must have tested prototypes of tech-based inventions that represent one or more of the following economic sectors: healthcare, transportation, food and agriculture or consumer devices. Undergraduates must apply as a team with one invention and graduate students must apply individually with two inventions. Applicants must serve as an inspiration to young people through creativity, outreach or mentoring activities and consider environmental sustainability as an important factor in their inventive work.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Lemelson-MIT 222 Third Street Suite 300 Cambridge, MA 02142

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Life Reimagined First-Gen Scholarship $1,000 December 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be currently enrolled in an undergraduate degree program at a four-year, two-year, vocational or technical institution in the United States. Students must be first-generation college students and submit an essay on a provided topic.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Calvin Rosser

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Live Mas Scholarship $5,000-$25,000 January 20

Eligibility: Applicants must be a legal resident of the 50 United States and the District of Columbia, at least 16 years of age and no older than 26 years of age, and on track to apply for or currently enrolled in an accredited post-high school/post-secondary educational programs (including accredited two-and four-year colleges, universities, vocational-technical and trade schools).

How to apply: Submit a video (2 minutes or less in length) that tells us the story of your life’s passion. It could be a short film, animation or just a simple testimonial. This is not about how well you can make a film – we just want you to show us your passion and explain why you should be considered for a Live Más Scholarship.

Taco Bell Foundation

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Luigi Wewege Foundation Scholarship $1,500 December 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be a high school student graduating this calendar year who has been accepted into a college or university in the United States or be a currently enrolled college student, not having reached their senior year. Students must submit an essay along with the application.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Luigi Wewege Foundation 1320 Main Street #300 Columbia, SC 29201

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Make a Difference Scholarship $1,000 September 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be currently enrolled or enrolling in an accredited post-secondary institution, demonstrate an interest in social justice and be in good academic standing with a GPA of 3.0 or higher.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Matthew Wilson Attorney at Law 409 7th Street NW Suite 221 Washington, DC 20004

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Making for Good Challenge Up to $15,000 January 30

Eligibility: Applicants must work in teams of two to four to design a product solution that will help solve an environmental or societal problem. Students must create a product design blueprint and submit a 60- to 90-second video discussing the problem. Applicants must use the six step engineering design process: ask, imagine, plan, create, test and improve. Students must be legal U.S. residents enrolled in 9th - 12th grade at a public, private, parochial or home school located in one of the 50 United States or the District of Columbia.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Discovery Education and Stanley Becker & Decker

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Marshall Memorial Fellowship Varies September

Eligibility: Applicants must be nominated by a recognized leader in their communities or professional fields. They must be between 28 and 40 years of age and demonstrate achievement within their profession, civic involvement and leadership. They must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents or be permanent citizens of one of the 38 countries listed on the scholarship page. European applicants will visit the United States for their fellowship opportunities. Candidates should have little or no previous experience traveling through Europe. Fellows visit five or six cities and meet with policy makers, business professionals and other community leaders.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

German Marshall Fund of the United States 1744 R Street NW Washington, DC 20009

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Marshall Scholar Varies September 28

Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens who expect to earn a degree from an accredited four-year college or university in the U.S. with a minimum 3.7 GPA. Students may apply in one of eight regions in the U.S.

How to apply: Contact your regional center at the address listed on the website.

Marshall Aid Commemoration Commission

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McCraw Law Group First Responders Scholarship $1,000 September 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be currently enrolled or plan to enroll in a college, university, graduate or law school. A minimum 3.0 GPA is required. Students must submit, along with the application, a 500-1,000 word essay about the given topic related to the role of a first responder.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

McCraw Law Group 1504 1st Avenue McKinney, TX 75069

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McCraw Public Safety Scholarship $1,000 September 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be currently enrolled in a college, university, law or graduate school and have at least a 3.0 GPA. Students must submit a 500- to 1,000-word essay describing how the civil justice system has impacted public safety and how trends in the civil justice system might affect public safety in the future.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

McCraw Law Group 1504 1st Avenue McKinney, TX 75069

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Mensa Education and Research Foundation Scholarship Program $2,500 January 15

Eligibility: Applicants do not need to be members of Mensa. They must be enrolled in a degree program at an accredited U.S. college or university in the academic year after application. They must write an essay explaining career, academic or vocational goals.

How to apply: Applications are available online in September.

Mensa Education and Research Foundation 1315 Brookside Drive Hurst, TX 76053

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Mixed Martial Arts Scholarship $900 November 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens and high school seniors or college or university students. Students must submit a video or essay on a provided topic.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

MiddleEasy.com 1700 Lincoln Street Denver, CO 80203

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Most Valuable Student Scholarships $4,000-$12,500 November 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating high school seniors who are U.S. citizens and who plan to pursue a four-year degree on a full-time basis at a U.S. college or university. Male and female students compete separately.

How to apply: Contact the scholarship chairman of your local Lodge or the Elks association of your state.

Elks National Foundation Headquarters 2750 North Lakeview Avenue Chicago, IL 60614

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National College Match Program Full tuition plus room and board September 29

Eligibility: Applicants must have demonstrated academic excellence in the face of economic obstacles. Students of all races and ethnicities are encouraged to apply. Many past award recipients have been among the first generation in their families to attend college.

How to apply: Applications are available on the QuestBridge website in August of each year. An application form, two teacher recommendations, one counselor recommendation (Secondary School Report), a transcript and SAT and/or ACT score reports are required.

QuestBridge 120 Hawthorne Avenue Suite 103 Palo Alto, CA 94301

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National Merit Scholarship Program and National Achievement Scholarship Program $2,500 October PSAT test date

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled full-time in high school, progressing normally toward completion and planning to enter college no later than the fall following completion of high school, be U.S. citizens or permanent legal residents in the process of becoming U.S. citizens and take the PSAT/NMSQT no later than the 11th grade. Participation in the program is based on performance on the exam.

How to apply: Application is made by taking the PSAT/NMSQT test.

#RAREis Scholarship Fund Scholarship America One Scholarship Way Saint Peter, MN 56082

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OFAC Law Group Eco-Friendly Scholarship $500 December 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be undergraduate, graduate or law school students at an accredited institution in the United States. Students must be in good academic standing with a 3.0 minimum cumulative GPA. An essay on a provided prompt is required.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

OFAC Law Group 409 7th Street NW Suite 15 Washington, DC 20004

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Oleg Fastovsky Outstanding Citizenship Scholarship $1,000 September 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolling in an accredited post-secondary program, including community college, undergraduate and graduate programs. Students must have a minimum GPA of 3.0 and submit an essay pertaining to the given prompt.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Maryland Criminal Defense Group 5072 Dorsey Hall Drive Suite 202b Ellicott City, MD 21042

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One Earth Award $1,000 December 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be in grades 7–12 (ages 13 and up) and submit art or writing works addressing the serious issue of human-caused climate change. Submissions can be in any of the listed 28 categories of art and writing. Students must include a personal statement on their work.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Scholastic Art and Writing Awards 557 Broadway New York, NY 10012

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Opioid Epidemic Scholarship $1,000 November 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be incoming freshmen or currently enrolled students in an accredited U.S. community college, undergraduate or graduate program, or law school. Students must have a minimum GPA of 3.0 and demonstrate an interest in legislation and regulation of prescribed addictive drugs. Applicants must include an essay pertaining to possible legislation or laws that can help to prevent over-prescribing of medications that can become addictive.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Law Offices of Eisenberg & Associates 9210 Irvine Center Drive Irvine, CA 92618

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Overcoming Obstacles Scholarship $1,000 December 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors, college students or graduate students enrolled in a community college, undergraduate or graduate program in the United States. Students must be in good overall academic standing with a minimum 3.0 GPA. An essay on a provided prompt is required to be submitted.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

O'Connor Family Law 45 Lyman Street Westborough, MA 01581

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Parking Boxx $1,000 October 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school students intending to pursue post-secondary education or be currently enrolled in college or university. Students must submit original work in the form of an essay that offers an innovative parking solution.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Parking Boxx 761 Maine Street East Unit 4 Milton, ON L9T 3Z3

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Paul and Daisy Soros Fellowships for New Americans Up to $90,000 over 2 years October 28

Eligibility: Applicants must be immigrants who are resident aliens, have been naturalized or are the children of two parents who have been naturalized. The potential winner of a fellowship must already have a bachelor's degree or be a college senior and must not be over the age of 30 by the application deadline.

How to apply: Applications are available online and should be submitted online.

Paul and Daisy Soros 224 W. 57th Street New York, NY 10019

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Photo Essay Scholarship Contest $500 January

Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens who are current two- or four-year college students and who have a minimum 2.0 GPA. Students must submit a photo based on the theme given.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

DirectTextbook.com 597 Alder Avenue NE Bainbridge Island, WA 98110

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Pursuing a Positive Impact Scholarship $3,000 October 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled or planning to enroll in community college, undergraduate college or university, graduate programs, business school or law school in the United States. Students must have a minimum 3.0 GPA and be in good overall academic standing. An essay submission on a provided topic is required.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Commonwealth Law Group 3311 West Broad Street Richmond, VA 23230

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RCA Hope for Addiction Scholarship $1,000 January 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be currently enrolled or in the enrollment process at an accredited university, college or trade school within the United States. Students must demonstrate a desire to help individuals and families struggling with addiction. An essay submission on a provided topic is required.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Recovery Centers of America (RCA) 2701 Renaissance Boulevard King of Prussia, PA 19406

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Redfin Scholarship $2,500 August 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. residents. Students must have a minimum grade point average of 3.5 and be graduating high school seniors enrolling in an accredited post-secondary institution or current freshmen, sophomores or juniors at an accredited college or university.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Redfin 1099 Stewart Street Suite 600 Seattle, WA 98101

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Responsify Empowering Others Scholarship $1,000 October 5

Eligibility: Applicants must be planning to enroll in or currently enrolled at an accredited college or university as a full-time student. Students must write an essay pertaining to empowerment.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Responsify 495 Flatbrush Avenue Brooklyn, NY 11225

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Rhodes Scholar Full tuition plus stipend October 6

Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens between the ages of 18 and 24 and have a bachelor's degree at the time of the award. The awards provides for two to three years of study at the University of Oxford including educational costs and other expenses. Selection is extremely competitive and is based on literary and scholastic achievements, athletic achievement and character.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Rhodes Scholarship Trust Attn.: Elliot F. Gerson 8229 Boone Boulevard, Suite 240 Vienna, VA 22182

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Safe Cycling Scholarship $1,000 November 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be current high school seniors, college students or graduate students residing in one of the 50 states or the District of Columbia. Students must have a minimum 3.0 GPA. An essay submission on a provided prompt is required.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Felix Gonzalez Law Firm P.C. 626 East Quincy Street San Antonio, TX 78215

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Sarah Josephine Langstaff Memorial Scholarship $500-$1,000 November 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be female students, at least 18 years of age and residents of the United States with British or Commonwealth of Nations ancestry. Students must be currently enrolled full-time at an accredited two- or four-year college or university and have a minimum 3.0 GPA. An essay submission and transcript are required.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Daughters of the British Empire in the USA

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Scholarship America Dream Award $5,000-$15,000 October 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent or legal residents who received a high school diploma from a U.S. school. Students must be planning to complete a minimum of one full year of post-secondary education and be planning to enroll as full-time undergraduates at the sophomore level or higher for the coming academic year. Applicants must have a grade point average of 3.0 or better.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Scholarship America Dream Award One Scholarship Way Saint Peter, MN 56082

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Scholarship for International Students $5,000 September 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be studying in the U.S. on an F1, J1 or M1 visa and must be accepted to study or continue studying at an eligible college or university. Students must score in the top 15 percent on a standardized U.S. college entrance exam and must have a 3.0 GPA or higher.

How to apply: Applications are available online. Recipients are randomly selected.

Deserve 1010 Doyle Street, Suite 200 Menlo Park, CA 94025

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Selfless Act of Giving Scholarship $1,000 October 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens currently enrolled or about to attend an accredited community college, undergraduate or graduate program within the United States. Students must have a minimum 3.0 GPA and submit an original essay on a provided prompt.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Lott Law Firm 3318 Pascagoula Street Pascagoula, MS 39567

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ServiceScape $1,000 November 29

Eligibility: Applicants must be at least 18 years old and current or enrolling students at a college, university or trade school. Students must submit an essay written in English along with their application.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

ServiceScape 33 Pasho Street Andover, MA 01810

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Sleeknote Scholarship $1,000 September 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be currently enrolled in a high school, university or college and able to submit their application in English. Students must create a short original video essay discussing their chosen field of study and future plans.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Sleeknote Jens Baggesens Vej 90A 8200 Aarhus Denmark,

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Social Biases in the Courtroom Scholarship $1,000 December 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be currently enrolled in an accredited community college, undergraduate or graduate level program in the United States. A minimum 3.0 GPA or higher is required. Students must submit a 1,000-word essay discussing the types of social biases that can be exhibited in the courtroom and provide suggestions for legislation to prevent those biases from occurring.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Warshauer Law Group 2740 Bert Adams Road NW Atlanta, GA 30339

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SportsHi College Scholarship Award Up to $2,500 August 10

Eligibility: Applicants must be in grades 9-12 and have played sports at least once in high school. Students must download the SportsHi app to fill out application.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

SportsHi

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Steve Duckett Local Conservation Scholarship $1,000 October 31

Eligibility: Applicants must provide a resume highlighting their interest in service and activism. Students must submit a 500 word personal statement explaining dedication to local conservation efforts, have a minimum 3.0 GPA and be entering an accredited community college, college, university or post-graduate program.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Steve Duckett Attorney at Law 9119 Church Street Suite 12 Manassas, VA 20110

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Stokes Educational Scholarship Program Up to $30,000 November 15

Eligibility: Students must be seniors at the time of application, be U.S. citizens, have a 3.0 GPA, have a minimum ACT score of 25 or a minimum SAT score of 1200 and demonstrate leadership skills. Applicants must be planning to major in computer science or computer/electrical engineering.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

National Security Agency (NSA) Attn: MB3, Stokes Program 9800 Savage Road Suite 6272 Ft. George G. Meade, MD 20755-6000

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Stop-painting.com Scholarship $1,000 June 15 (fall) and November 15 (spring)

Eligibility: Applicants must be a senior in high school or a student currently attending an accredited college or university. An essay (800 to 1,000 words) about a provided topic related to the importance of organization is required.

How to apply: Applications are available online and include short-answer questions as well as an essay.

InSite Solutions LLC 3660 Rogers Road #298 Wake Forest, NC 27587

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Striving for Justice Scholarship $1,000 November 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be currently enrolled or about to attend an accredited community college, undergraduate or graduate program within the United States. Students must have a minimum 3.0 GPA. A resume, transcript and essay on a provided topic are required to be submitted.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Van Cleave Law 146 Porter Avenue Biloxi, MS 39530-3704

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Student Transportation Video Contest $500 November 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be currently enrolled elementary through graduate school students. They must produce a 2-4 minute video on some aspect of the transportation industry in the United States. Selection is based on creativity and the overall strength of the video.

How to apply: Videos must be uploaded to YouTube and a link to the video sent to ARTBA by the submission deadline. Submission forms are available online. A submission form, waiver, link to the video, enrollment verification and photo release form are required.

American Road and Transportation Builders Association 1219 28th Street, NW Washington, DC 20007

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StudentCam Competition Varies January 20

Eligibility: Applicants must be either middle school or high school students in the United States, U.S. territories or the District of Columbia. Students must follow rules for the documentary competition. Applicants' entries must reflect the current theme.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

C-SPAN

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Supporting the Community Scholarship $1,000 September 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be current high school seniors, university students or graduate students who are legal residents of North America and are enrolled or plan to enroll in a two- to four-year post-secondary institution. Students must be in good overall academic standing at their current high school or university and have a minimum 3.0 GPA. An essay on a provided prompt is required.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Rastin Gluckstein Lawyers 128 Wellington Street West Suite 210 Barrie, ON L4N 8J6

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Survivor Scholarship $1,000 December 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be currently enrolled in or about to attend an accredited community college, undergraduate or graduate program within the United States with a minimum 3.0 GPA. Students must submit an essay on a provided prompt.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Warren Firm PLLC 516 Locust Avenue Charlottesville, VA 22902

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Telluride Association Summer Programs Summer program tuition and fees January

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school juniors. The association seeks applicants from a variety of socio-economic backgrounds and provides for their tuition and room and board during summer programs in New York and Michigan. Students are invited to apply either by receiving a score on the PSAT/NMSQT that is usually in the top 1 percent or by nomination by a teacher or counselor.

How to apply: Applications are sent to nominated students.

Telluride Association 217 West Avenue Ithaca, NY 14850

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Texting and Driving Prevention Scholarship $1,000 September 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be currently enrolled or about to attend an accredited community college, undergraduate or graduate program within the United States. Students must have a minimum 3.0 GPA. An essay on a provided prompt is required to be submitted.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Emerson Straw PL 1101 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Street North St. Petersburg, FL 33701

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TicketCity Annual College Scholarship Program $3,000 December

Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens and be enrolled full-time as a freshman, sophomore or junior at an accredited U.S. four-year university. Students must have a GPA of 2.5 or higher. Selection is based on the strength of the application and overall creativity of applicant's essay.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application and an essay which includes a picture or short video are required.

TicketCity 5912 Balcones Drive Suite 102 Austin, TX 78731

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Titan Machinery Service Technician Sponsorship Program Varies March 1; December 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled in a participating school pursuing a two-year applied science degree in diesel technology or a precision Ag/GPS program. Participating schools are in the area of a Titan Machinery dealership in Arizona, Colorado, Iowa, Minnesota, Montana, Nebraska, New Mexico, North Dakota, South Dakota, Wisconsin or Wyoming. Students must complete an application and work with the recruiting department for sponsorship.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Titan Machinery 644 East Beaton Drive West Fargo, ND 58078

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TransgenderFirst Scholarship $2,500 December 31

Eligibility: Applicants must identify as transgender and plan to pursue or are currently pursuing a degree at an accredited U.S. post-secondary institution. Students must have a high school diploma or GED and be U.S. citizens. An essay on a provided prompt is required to be submitted.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

TransgenderFirst National Scholarship 3430 East Russell Road Las Vegas, NV 89120

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Travel Photography and Savings Scholarship $500 August 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens who are current students or planning to enroll in the fall in an undergraduate or graduate level program. Students must use a photo from their vacation and describe the destination, how they got there and any money saving tricks they used to help pay for the trip (reward points, carpooling, etc.) Picture should showcase a scene at a destination.

How to apply: Application are via email and must include name, contact information, picture with description, school attending and major, expected graduation date, phone number and email address.

JohnnyJet.com 425 15th Street #3213 Manhattan Beach, CA 90266

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Travel Scholarship $500-$1,000 December 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be residents of the U.S., U.K., E.U., Canada, Australia or New Zealand. Students must have plans to volunteer, study, intern, teach or work abroad. The scholarship is awarded each quarter.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Volunteer Forever Inc. 1378 Geneva Avenue San Francisco, CA 94112

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Travel Video Contest $4,000 October 13

Eligibility: Applicants must be at least 18 years old, be enrolled or currently enrolling in a college or university abroad. Students must submit a video describing a desired trip if they are currently studying abroad or describing a proposed study abroad if they are currently studying in their home country. Applicants must create a video that does not exceed four minutes, submit a fully completed online entry form and be prepared to document the entire experience in a weekly blog, if selected.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

InternationalStudent.com 224 First Street Neptune, FL 32266

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U.S. JCI Senate Scholarship Grants $1,000 January 21

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors and U.S. citizens who are graduating from a U.S. accredited high school or state approved home school or GED program. Winners must attend college full-time to receive funds. Applications are judged at the state level.

How to apply: Applications are available from your school's guidance office.

US JCI Senate Foundation 387 Sunset Lawton, OK 73507

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Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship Up to $40,000 January 10

Eligibility: Applicants must be a current student at an accredited U.S. community college or two-year institution with sophomore status by December 31 of the application year or a recent graduate. Students must plan to enroll full time in a baccalaureate program at an accredited college or university in the following fall and have a cumulative undergraduate grade point average of 3.5 or better on a 4.0 scale. Applicants must also demonstrate significant unmet financial need. Family income of up to $95,000 will be considered. However, the majority of scholarship recipients will be eligible to receive a Pell grant.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship 44325 Woodridge Parkway Lansdowne, VA 20176

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United States Hispanic Leadership Institute Denny's Hungry for Education $1,000 December 10

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors or college students, be citizens of the United States or be living in the United States legally and have a 2.5 GPA. Students must write an essay as part of their application and have ideas on ending childhood hunger. Applicants may apply regardless or race or national origin.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

United States Hispanic Leadership Institute Denny's Hunger for Education

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Unpakt College Scholarship $1,000 December 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be currently enrolled college students or recent graduates. Students must submit an application and essay discussing where they plan to move after graduation to start their professional life and why.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Unpakt 555 W. 25th Street Floor 3 New York, NY 10001

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Varsity Tutors College Scholarship Contest $200 Monthly

Eligibility: Applicants must be at least 16 years old, be legal U.S. residents and use the award at an accredited U.S. college, university or institution of higher learning. Students write an essay, and visitors to the website vote on the winner.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Varsity Tutors 101 S. Hanley Suite 300 St. Louis, MO 63105

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Visa Reservation Scholarship $500 March 15 and August 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled full-time at a U.S. based college or university regardless of their country of origin or nationality. Students must have a minimum 3.0 GPA. Applicants who are graduate students must hold at least one baccalaureate degree and be registered full-time. An essay submission is required.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Visa Reservation LLC 1135 Kildaire Farm Road Second Floor Suite 200 Cary, NC 27511

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Voice of Democracy Audio Essay Contests $1,000-$30,000 October 31

Eligibility: Applicants must submit a three- to five-minute audio essay focused on a yearly theme. Students must be in the 9th to 12th grade in a public, private or parochial high school, home study program or overseas U.S. military school. Foreign exchange students are not eligible for the contest, and students who are age 20 or older also may not enter. Previous first place winners on the state level are ineligible.

How to apply: Applications are available online but must be submitted to a local VFW post.

Veterans of Foreign Wars 406 W. 34th Street Kansas City, MO 64111

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Water Safety Scholarship $1,000 October 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled or planning to enroll at an accredited community college, junior college, undergraduate or graduate school in the United States. Students must have a minimum 3.0 GPA and be in good standing with their educational institution. An essay on a provided topic is required to be submitted.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Domnick Cunnigham & Whalen 2401 PGA Boulevard Suite 140 Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33410

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Watson Travel Fellowship Up to $30,000 November 1

Eligibility: Only graduating seniors from the participating colleges are eligible to apply. A list of these colleges is available online. Applicants must first be nominated by their college or university. An interview with a representative will follow. Recipients must graduate before the fellowship can begin.

How to apply: Interested students should contact their local Watson liaison to begin the application process. Once nominated, applicants must complete an online application form, project proposal and personal statement. A photo, transcripts and letters of recommendation are also required.

Thomas J. Watson Fellowship 11 Park Place Suite 1503 New York, NY 10007

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We The Future Contest Up to $2,000 September 17

Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens or legal residents and middle, high school or college students. Students must submit an entry in one of the following categories: essay, song, entrepreneurial plan, short film, PSA, STEM or speech - all with the theme of the U.S. Constitution.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Constituting America P.O. Box 1988 Colleyville, TX 76034

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Winston Churchill Foundation Scholarship $40,000 November 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens and must be undergraduate seniors who are enrolled at a participating college or university, or they must be recent graduates of a participating school. At the time of award disbursement, applicants must have a bachelor's degree and must not hold a doctoral degree. Selection is based on academic achievement, career potential and outstanding personal qualities.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, institutional letter of nomination, four recommendation letters, official transcript, GRE scores and applicant photo are required.

Winston Churchill Foundation of the United States 600 Madison Avenue Suite 1601 New York, NY 10022

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Zavodnick, Zavodnick and Lasky $1,000 October 15, April 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be legal residents of the United States and age 18 or older at the time of award. Students must be enrolled in a college, university or graduate program in the U.S. Applicants must submit an essay along with other materials.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Zavodnick, Zavodnick and Lasky, LLC 123 S. Broad Street #1220 Philadelphia, PA 19109

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