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Scholarship Name Amount Deadline
ARRL Foundation General Fund Scholarship $2,000 December 31

Eligibility: Applicants must have any level of ham radio license.

How to apply: Applications are available online. Completed applications must be submitted by mail.

American Radio Relay League Foundation 225 Main Street Newington, CT 06111-1494

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Bill, W2ONV and Ann Salerno Memorial Scholarship $1,000 December 31

Eligibility: Applicants must hold an active Amateur Radio License of any class and attend an accredited four-year college or university. They must have a GPA of 3.7 or higher, and their household income may not exceed $100,000 per year. They must not have previously received the Salerno Scholarship.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

American Radio Relay League Foundation 225 Main Street Newington, CT 06111-1494

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Carole J. Streeter, KB9JBR Scholarship $1,000 December 31

Eligibility: Applicants must have an amateur radio license of Technician Class or higher. Preference will be given to applicants with Morse Code proficiency and those studying health and healing arts.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

American Radio Relay League Foundation 225 Main Street Newington, CT 06111-1494

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Central Arizona DX Association Scholarship $1,000 December 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be Arizona residents with a Technician Class or higher Amateur Radio License. They must have a GPA of 3.2 or higher. Graduating high school seniors receive preference over current college students.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

American Radio Relay League Foundation 225 Main Street Newington, CT 06111-1494

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Challenge Met Scholarship $500 December 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be licensed amateur radio operators who are accepted to or enrolled in a two- or four-year college, technical school or university. Preference is given to students with documented learning disabilities who are putting forth effort.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

American Radio Relay League Foundation 225 Main Street Newington, CT 06111-1494

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Charles Clarke Cordle Memorial Scholarship $1,000 December 31

Eligibility: Applicants must have any class of ham radio license, have a minimum 2.5 GPA and be residents of and attend school in Georgia or Alabama.

How to apply: Applications are available online but may not be completed electronically. All completed applications must be mailed.

American Radio Relay League Foundation 225 Main Street Newington, CT 06111-1494

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Charles N. Fisher Memorial Scholarship $1,000 December 31

Eligibility: Applicants must have any class of ham radio license, be residents of the ARRL Southwestern Division (Arizona, Los Angeles, Orange County, San Diego or Santa Barbara), attend a regionally-accredited college or university and study electronics, communications or a related field.

How to apply: Applications are available online. Completed applications must be submitted by mail, not electronically.

American Radio Relay League Foundation 225 Main Street Newington, CT 06111-1494

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Chuck Reville, K3FT Memorial Scholarship $1,000 May 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be licensed amateur radio enthusiasts who are enrolled full-time in a bachelor's degree program in engineering or physical science. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

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

Foundation for Amateur Radio Inc. FAR Scholarships P.O. Box 911 Columbia, MD 21044

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Dayton Amateur Radio Association Scholarship $1,000 December 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be accepted or enrolled at an accredited four-year institution of higher learning. They must possess an Amateur Radio License of any class.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

American Radio Relay League Foundation 225 Main Street Newington, CT 06111-1494

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Donald Riebhoff Memorial Scholarship $1,000 December 31

Eligibility: Applicants must have at least a technician ham radio license, be undergraduate or graduate students in international studies at an accredited post-secondary institution and be members of ARRL.

How to apply: Applications are available online. Completed applications must be mailed in. They cannot be completed electronically.

American Radio Relay League Foundation 225 Main Street Newington, CT 06111-1494

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Dr. James L. Lawson Memorial Scholarship $500 December 31

Eligibility: Applicants must have at least a general ham radio license, be residents of and attend post-secondary institutions in the New England states (Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island or Vermont) or New York state and be pursuing a bachelor's or graduate degree in electronics, communications or a related field.

How to apply: Applications are available online but cannot be completed electronically. All applications must be mailed.

American Radio Relay League Foundation 225 Main Street Newington, CT 06111-1494

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Edmond A. Metzger Scholarship $500 December 31

Eligibility: Applicants must have at least a novice ham radio license, be undergraduate or graduate students in electrical engineering, be residents of and attend schools in the ARRL Central Division (Illinois, Indiana or Wisconsin) and be members of ARRL.

How to apply: Applications are available online. Completed applications must be mailed in. They cannot be completed electronically.

American Radio Relay League Foundation 225 Main Street Newington, CT 06111-1494

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Fred R. McDaniel Memorial Scholarship $500 December 31

Eligibility: Applicants must have at least a general ham radio license, be residents of and attend a post-secondary institution in the FCC Fifth Call District (Texas, Oklahoma, Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi or New Mexico) and be studying for a bachelor's or graduate degree in electronics, communications or a related field. Preference is given to applicants with a 3.0 GPA or higher.

How to apply: Applications are available online but must be sent in by mail.

American Radio Relay League Foundation 225 Main Street Newington, CT 06111-1494

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Gary Wagner, K3OMI Scholarship $1,000 December 31

Eligibility: Applicants must have an amateur radio license of Novice Class or higher. Students may be pursuing a bachelor's degree in any field of engineering. They must be residents of one of the following states: North Carolina, Virginia, West Virginia, Maryland or Tennessee. Preference will be given to students with financial need.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

American Radio Relay League Foundation 225 Main Street Newington, CT 06111-1494

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IRARC Memorial Joseph P. Rubino WA4MMD Scholarship $750 December 31

Eligibility: Applicants must hold an active Amateur Radio License in any class and be studying at an accredited institution. They must have a minimum GPA of 2.5. Preference is given to Florida residents, particularly those from Brevard County and those with need and lower GPAs.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

American Radio Relay League Foundation 225 Main Street Newington, CT 06111-1494

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Irvine W. Cook WA0CGS Scholarship $1,000 December 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be residents of Kansas and holders of an active amateur radio license of any class. Preference is given to students who are studying electronics, communications or a related subject at the baccalaureate level or higher.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

American Radio Relay League Foundation 225 Main Street Newington, CT 06111-1494

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K2TEO Martin J. Green, Sr. Memorial Scholarship $1,000 December 31

Eligibility: Applicants must hold a general class or higher amateur radio license. Preference is given to students from ham families.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

American Radio Relay League Foundation 225 Main Street Newington, CT 06111-1494

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L. Phil and Alice J. Wicker Scholarship $500 December 31

Eligibility: Applicants must have at least a general ham radio license, be residents of and attending school in the ARRL Roanoke Division (North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, West Virginia) and be undergraduate or graduate students in electronics, communications or another related field.

How to apply: Applications are available online. Completed applications must be submitted by mail.

American Radio Relay League Foundation 225 Main Street Newington, CT 06111-1494

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L.B. Cebik, W4RNL and Jean Cebik, N4TZP Memorial Scholarship $1,000 December 31

Eligibility: Applicants must hold a Technician Class Amateur Radio License or higher, and they must be attending a four-year college or university.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

American Radio Relay League Foundation 225 Main Street Newington, CT 06111-1494

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Louisiana Memorial Scholarship $750 December 31

Eligibility: Applicants must hold a Technician Class or higher Amateur Radio License and either be Louisiana residents or attend school in Louisiana. They must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher. Only students who are accepted to or enrolled in a four-year college or university are eligible.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

American Radio Relay League Foundation 225 Main Street Newington, CT 06111-1494

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Mary Lou Brown Scholarship $2,500 December 31

Eligibility: Applicants must have at least a general ham radio license, be residents of the ARRL Northwest Division (Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon or Washington), be working for a bachelor's or graduate degree, have a minimum 3.0 GPA and have demonstrated interest in promoting the Amateur Radio Service.

How to apply: Applications are available online. Completed applications must be submitted by mail.

American Radio Relay League Foundation 225 Main Street Newington, CT 06111-1494

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Mississippi Scholarship $500 December 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be licensed amateur radio operators and residents of Mississippi who attend an institution of higher learning in Mississippi. They must be seeking a bachelor's degree or higher in electronics, communication or a related field, and they must be under 30 years old.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

American Radio Relay League Foundation 225 Main Street Newington, CT 06111-1494

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New England FEMARA Scholarships $2,000 December 31

Eligibility: Applicants must have at least a technician ham radio license and be residents of the New England States (Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island or Vermont).

How to apply: Applications are available online. Completed applications must be mailed in. They cannot be completed electronically.

American Radio Relay League Foundation 225 Main Street Newington, CT 06111-1494

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Paul and Helen L. Grauer Scholarship $1,000 December 31

Eligibility: Applicants must have at least a novice ham radio license, be residents and attend school in the ARRL Midwest Division (Iowa, Kansas, Missouri or Nebraska) and be undergraduate or graduate students in electronics, communications or another related field.

How to apply: Applications are available online. Completed applications must be submitted by mail.

American Radio Relay League Foundation 225 Main Street Newington, CT 06111-1494

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PHD Scholarship $1,000 December 31

Eligibility: Applicants must have any class of ham radio license, be residents of the ARRL Midwest Division (Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska) and be studying journalism, computer science or electronic engineering. Applicants may also be the children of deceased amateur radio operators.

How to apply: Applications are available online but may not be completed electronically. All completed applications must be mailed.

American Radio Relay League Foundation 225 Main Street Newington, CT 06111-1494

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Ray, NRP and Katie, WKTE Pautz Scholarship $500-$1,000 December 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be ARRL members with a General Class or higher Amateur Radio License. They must be residents of Iowa, Kansas, Missouri or Nebraska and should major in electronics, computer science or a related field at a four-year institution.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

American Radio Relay League Foundation 225 Main Street Newington, CT 06111-1494

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Richard W. Bendicksen Memorial Scholarship $2,000 December 31

Eligibility: Applicants must hold an active amateur radio license of any class, and they must be attending a four-year institution of higher learning.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

American Radio Relay League Foundation 225 Main Street Newington, CT 06111-1494

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Six Meter Club of Chicago Scholarship $500 December 31

Eligibility: Applicants must have an active amateur radio license in any class. Students must be enrolled in an Illinois university or technical school for undergraduate study. A minimum GPA of 2.5 is preferred.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

American Radio Relay League Foundation 225 Main Street Newington, CT 06111-1494

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The Christopher Hentchel WIQH Scholarship Varies April 1 (College Applicants); May 1 (High School Seniors)

Eligibility: Applicants must have graduating seniors or high school graduates. Students must be current or past residents of Concord or Carlisle or have attended school in one of these towns. Applicants must demonstrate financial need. Preference is given to students who participated in WIQH student radio. If there are no qualified applicants intent on studying communications, a prospective psychology major will be selected.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Concord Carlisle Scholarship Fund 34 Walden Street Unit 217 Concord, MA 01742

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Tom and Judith Comstock Scholarship $2,000 December 31

Eligibility: Applicants must have any class of ham radio license, be residents of Texas or Oklahoma and be high school seniors accepted at a two- or four-year college or university.

How to apply: Applications are available online but may not be completed electronically. All completed applications must be mailed.

American Radio Relay League Foundation 225 Main Street Newington, CT 06111-1494

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YASME Foundation Scholarship $3,000 December 31

Eligibility: Applicants must have an active amateur radio license. Students must be enrolled in a four-year college or university. Preference will be given to students in the top 10 percent of their class and those who have participated in community service and local amateur radio clubs.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

American Radio Relay League Foundation 225 Main Street Newington, CT 06111-1494

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Scholarship Name Amount Deadline
Arizona National Livestock Show Scholarship $40,000 total for all awards March 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be currently taking at least 12 hours and have completed at least 12 semester hours at a college or university and have a minimum 2.5 GPA.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Arizona National Livestock Show 1826 W. McDowell Road Phoenix, AZ 85007

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ASHA Youth Scholarships Varies April 30

Eligibility: This award is based on academic excellence, financial need, extracurricular activities, community service, involvement with American Saddlebred horses and personal references. An interview may be part of the selection process. Applicants should write an essay about school experiences, special interests, hobbies and American Saddlebred Horse Association activities. Scholarships are given only to high school seniors or recent graduates.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

American Saddlebred Horse Association Foundation 4083 Iron Works Parkway Lexington, KY 40511

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Federal Junior Duck Stamp Program and Scholarship Competition Varies March 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be in kindergarten to 12th grade and submit their artwork to their state or local department. Students must be U.S. citizens, resident aliens or nationals. The first place national winner has their art made into the next Federal Junior Duck Stamp and travels with a parent to the next First Day of Sale event for their stamp.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Headquarters Junior Duck Stamp Program 5275 Leesburg Pike, MS: MB Falls Church, VA 22041-3803

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Junior Showmanship Scholarship Program Varies March 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be under age 18 with an AKC registered purebred dog. Selection is based on involvement with AKC registered dogs, academic achievement and financial need. The scholarship program awards a total of $150,000 annually.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

American Kennel Club 260 Madison Avenue New York, NY 10016

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Marshall E. McCullough Scholarship $1,500-$2,000 April 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors planning to enter a four-year university with intent to major in the dairy or animal sciences with a communications emphasis or agricultural journalism with a dairy or animal science emphasis, and they must intend to work in the dairy industry following graduation.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

National Dairy Shrine P.O. Box 725 Denmark, WI 54208

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Out-of-the-Box Thinking Scholarship $250-$1,250 August 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be a current high school, undergraduate or graduate student in the U.S. An essay, pitch or summary about a pet innovation idea and how it was conceptualized is required.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Litter-Robot 2900 Auburn Court Auburn Hills, MI 48326

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Pet Lovers Scholarship $1,000 December 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent legal residents. Students must be enrolled in undergraduate or graduate degree programs at a four-year, two-year, vocational or technical institutions in the United States or graduating high school seniors who have been accepted to a college or university.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Pettable 3400 South Jesse James Circle Sioux Falls, SD 57103

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Rover Sitter Scholarship $500 May 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be residents of the United States at least 18 years of age and be existing pet care providers on Rover.com. Applicants must be graduating high school seniors with a minimum grade point average of 3.0 or current undergraduate or graduate students with a 2.5 or better grade point average.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

A Place for Rover Inc. 2101 4th Avenue #400 Seattle, WA 98121

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Scholars Helping Collars Scholarship $1,000 February 28

Eligibility: Applicants must have a history of volunteer work to help animals in need. Students must submit an essay about how that volunteer work has impacted their lives and the importance of animal welfare. Selection is based on the overall strength of the submission.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

P.L.A.Y. 246 2nd Street, Unit A San Francisco, CA 94105

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Scholarship details
Scholarship Name Amount Deadline
Adobe Creativity Scholarships Varies March 12

Eligibility: Applicants must be Adobe Youth Voices alumni, Adobe Youth Voices award winners and finalists or Project 1324 Creative Challenge winners. Students must submit high school transcripts, portfolio of creative work and letters of reference. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Adobe Institute of International Education 530 Bush Street Suite 1000 San Francisco, CA 94108

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Antonio Cirino Memorial Award $2,000-$12,000 April 28

Eligibility: Applicants must demonstrate an interest in learning about and practicing art. Preference will be given to visual artists. Students must be enrolled or planning to enroll in a master's or doctoral program that will lead to a career in art education.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Rhode Island Foundation One Union Station Providence, RI 02903

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Archibald Rutledge Scholarship Program $2,000 February 24

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors in South Carolina public schools, have attended South Carolina public schools for the past two consecutive years and be U.S. citizens. There are five categories: creative writing, dance, music, theater and visual arts. For the creative writing category, a sonnet, lyric or narrative poem no longer than one page must be submitted. For the dance category, an original, short dance composition of three to ten minutes. For the music category, an original composition of three to ten minutes must be submitted. For the theater category, an original one-act play with a performing time of eight to fifteen minutes. For the visual arts category, an original visual composition must be submitted. Compositions are judged on creativity, originality and quality of expression and content.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, composition and process folio are required.

South Carolina State Department of Education 1429 Senate Street Columbia, SC 29201

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Art Scholarship $1,000 March 16

Eligibility: Applicants must be seniors at a Maine high school and be legal residents of Maine. Students must submit artwork, usually with a theme of Maine and the outdoors.

How to apply: Applications are available from your high school guidance counselor or on the Liberty Graphics website beginning in late February or early March of each year.

Liberty Graphics P.O. Box 5 44 Main Street Liberty, ME 04949

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Artadia James D. Phelan Award in the Visual Arts $15,000 July 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be born in California and must excel in printmaking, film, photography and/or video.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

San Francisco Foundation One Embarcadero Center Suite 1400 San Francisco, CA 94111

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Brady & Patrick Gallagher Memorial Scholarship $2,000 March 1

Eligibility: Applicants must demonstrate ability and interest with evidence of participation in community and school activities. Financial need may be considered.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Kalamazoo Community Foundation 402 East Michigan Avenue Kalamazoo, MI 49007-3888

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Celebration of Women and their Music Awards Varies November 22

Eligibility: Applicants must be female high school students with a passion for the arts who are attending school within 100 miles of Fargo. Students must submit the application, written essays, a letter of recommendation and 2-4 work samples.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Deb Jenkins P.O. Box 5333 Fargo, ND 58105

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Combining Voices Literary Competition Varies March 26

Eligibility: Applicants must be public, private or homeschool students from Augusta, GA in grades 4–12 and must submit either a short story or a poem inspired by one of the pre-selected paintings from the museum.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Morris Museum of Art One Tenth Street Augusta, GA 30901

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Deborah, Leslie and Christopher Bright Achievement Fund $1,000 February 28

Eligibility: Applicants must be residents of either Morgan or Hampshire County who are currently enrolled in grades 9-12 and are looking to do hands-on experiences in STEAM-based subjects such as science, technology, engineering, arts and math.

How to apply: Application is separate from the Eastern West Virginia Foundation general application. Application available in December.

Eastern West Virginia Community Foundation 229 East Martin Street, Suite 4 Martinsburg, WV 25401

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Doodle for Google Up to $30,000 March 13

Eligibility: Participants must be elementary or secondary school students in the 50 U.S. states or the District of Columbia who have registered for the contest. They must be U.S. residents who have obtained parental consent to enter. Employees, interns, contractors and office-holders of Google Inc. and their immediate families are not eligible.

How to apply: Applications are available from participating schools.

Google Doodle for Google 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043

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Federal Junior Duck Stamp Program and Scholarship Competition Varies March 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be in kindergarten to 12th grade and submit their artwork to their state or local department. Students must be U.S. citizens, resident aliens or nationals. The first place national winner has their art made into the next Federal Junior Duck Stamp and travels with a parent to the next First Day of Sale event for their stamp.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Headquarters Junior Duck Stamp Program 5275 Leesburg Pike, MS: MB Falls Church, VA 22041-3803

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Fellowships for Regular Program in Greece $11,500 plus housing, board and fees January 15

Eligibility: Applicants must have completed at least one to two years of graduate study and must take exams in ancient Greek language, history and either literature or art and archaeology. Students must be able to read French, German, ancient Greek and Latin with an ability to also read modern Greek and Italian considered helpful. Applicants must be graduate students who are preparing for an advanced degree in classical and ancient Mediterranean studies or a related field. The fellowships provide study in Athens or Greece for nine months and may not be used for costs at the student's home institution.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

American School of Classical Studies at Athens 6-8 Charlton Street Princeton, NJ 08540-5232

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Flora De Mayo Scholarship Fund $1,000 March 2

Eligibility: Applicants must submit a portfolio and a letter of recommendation. Students must demonstrate a passion and aptitude for their field of study in addition to a commitment to their community. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Community Foundation Sonoma County 120 Stony Point Road Suite 220 Santa Rosa, CA 95401

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Frame My Future Scholarship Contest $500-$5,000 April 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors or current college students who plan to enroll full-time for the following academic year. Students must be residents of the United States, including APO/FPO addresses but excluding Puerto Rico. Employees of Church Hill Classics and affiliated companies, their family members and individuals living in the same household are not eligible.

How to apply: Applications must be submitted online. An entry form and original piece of artwork are required.

Church Hill Classics 594 Pepper Street Monroe, CT 06468

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Hazel E. McClure Commercial Art Educational Fund Varies February 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time undergraduates and already accepted into a commercial art program, as well as maintain a GPA of at least 2.5. Students must also submit a completed FAFSA form, two recommendation letters, a current academic transcript and a 2,500-3,000-word essay.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Bay Area Community Foundation Pere Marquette Depot 1000 Adams Street Suite 200 Bay City, MI 48708

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Herblock Award for Editorial Cartoon $1,000 December 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be in grades 7-12 (ages 13 and up) and submit visual art offering commentary or criticism on current events, social events or political topics. Submissions can be drawings, illustrations, a series of artworks or animated short films.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

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

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Illustrators of the Future $1,500-$5,000 December 31, March 31, June 30, September 30

Eligibility: Applicants must not have published more than three black-and-white story illustrations or more than one color painting in national media. Applicants must also submit three original illustrations done in either color or black-and-white medium in three different themes.

How to apply: There is no application form.

L. Ron Hubbard's Writers of the Future Contest 7051 Hollywood Boulevard Los Angeles, CA 90028

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John and Hannah Handy Scholarship $2,000 April 1

Eligibility: Applicants must demonstrate personal integrity, intelligence and motivation to succeed at school. Students must be active in school activities including but not limited to sports, music and art. Applicants must have satisfactory grades and submit a letter of acceptance to a college or university.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore 1324 Belmont Avenue Suite 401 Salisbury, MD 21804

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John D. Wright Memorial Educational Fund Varies February 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be a Bay County resident and provide evidence of financial need via submission of a completed FAFSA form. Students must also submit two recommendation letters, a current academic transcript and a 2,500-3,000-word essay. Former awardees may reapply.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Bay Area Community Foundation Pere Marquette Depot 1000 Adams Street Suite 200 Bay City, MI 48708

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Love Your Body Poster Contest Up to $350 March 1

Eligibility: Applicants may be non-students or may be students of any grade level at a primary, secondary or postsecondary school. They can be residents of any country. They must design and submit an original poster that challenges limiting, stereotypical or negative portrayals of women in the media. Selection is based on poster message and graphical attractiveness.

How to apply: Entry instructions are available online. A poster is required.

National Organization for Women Foundation LYB Poster Contest 1100 H Street, NW Suite 300 Washington, DC 20005

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M. Josephine O'Neil Arts Award Up to $6,000 January 9

Eligibility: Applicants must be Illinois residents and be sophomores at an accredited community college or current or upcoming juniors at an accredited four-year college or university. Students must demonstrate outstanding accomplishment in music, visual arts, dance, theater or the literary arts.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, transcript, evidence of accomplishment in the arts (such as reviews, awards, etc.) and an artwork sample are required.

Delta Kappa Gamma Society International Lambda State Organization c/o Athena Columbus 8127 North Oketo Avenue Niles, IL 60714-2941

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Mark P. Tiner Scholarship $1,000 March

Eligibility: Applicants must intend on enrolling full-time at a an accredited four-year college. Students must have unmet financial need and must have completed a minimum of 300 hours of community service over the last four years. A minimum GPA of 3.75 is required. Applicants must have been involved in visual arts, performing arts or sports during their senior year of high school.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Orange County Community Foundation 4041 MacArthur Boulevard Suite 510 Newport Beach, CA 92660

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New York Life Award $500-$1,000 December 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be in grades 7–12 (ages 13 and up) and submit art or writing works exploring personal grief, loss and bereavement. Submissions can be in any of the listed 28 categories of art and writing. State scholarships are also available to two students from each of the following states: Michigan, Mississippi, Montana, New Jersey and New Mexico. 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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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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Payton's Artist In You Scholarship $2,500 February 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be 16 years of age or older and permanent legal residents of the United States. Students must work hard, self-fund and have followed their dreams of being an artist or creative individual.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Payton's Artist In You Payton Moormeier c/o 513 Entertainment

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Poster Contest for High School Students $100-$1,000 February 18

Eligibility: Entrants must be high school students. Students must work individually to create posters of original content. Posters are judged by a panel based on overall impact, expression of the year's theme, artistic merit and originality.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

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

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Pretty Photoshop Actions Bi-annual Scholarship $500 April 15, October 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating high school seniors or enrolled at a college or university in the U.S. or Canada. Students must create an Adobe Photoshop tutorial essay.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

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S.F. Humanities Inc.: Leo Hills Scholarship Fund $1,000 March 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be Jewish undergraduate students, demonstrate financial need and be accepted into or enrolled in an accredited college, university, art or music institution. Students must demonstrate high academic performance in fine arts, have a minimum 3.0 GPA and have parents who are permanent residents of the greater San Francisco Bay Area. Applicants must submit a personal essay using 1,000 words and preferably be a graduating high school senior from Jewish Community High School, Kehillah Jewish High School, Lisa Kampner Hebrew Academy or public school dedicated to arts programs.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Jewish Community Federation and Endowment Fund 121 Steuart Street San Francisco, CA 94105

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Sam K. Oberhausen Memorial Scholarship $1,000 February 28

Eligibility: Applicants must have a high interest in the arts and a strong GPA.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Perry County Community Foundation 817 12th Street P.O. Box 13 Tell City, IN 47586

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Swann Foundation Fellowship up to $5,000 February 14

Eligibility: Students must be a candidate for a master's or doctoral degree in an accredited graduate program at a university in the United States, Canada or Mexico and working toward the completion of a dissertation or thesis for that degree, or be engaged in postgraduate research within three years of receiving an M.A. or Ph.D.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Swann Foundation Fund Prints and Photographs Division Library of Congress 101 Independence Avenue, SE Washington, DC 20540

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Travis R. Keplinger Memorial Fund Varies March 12

Eligibility: Applicants must have participated in music, art or soccer during their public school education.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Blackford County Community Foundation 121 North High Street Hartford City, IN 47348

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Wyland National Art Challenge $1,500 December 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be students in grades kindergarten through twelve in a U.S. school. Students must participate in the painting of a 4x8 foot mural that addresses the theme of conservation.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Wyland Foundation 6 Mason Irvine, CA 92618

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Young American Creative Patriotic Art Contest Up to $21,000 March 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school students in the same state as the sponsoring Ladies Auxiliary. They must submit one piece of patriotic art on paper or canvas. Art must have been completed during the current school year and must be accompanied by a teacher's signature. Applicants must participate in a local Auxiliary competition before advancing to the national level.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Ladies Auxiliary VFW 406 West 34th Street 10th Floor Kansas City, MO 64111

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YoungArts Program Up to $10,000 October 16

Eligibility: Applicants must be either high school sophomores, juniors, or seniors or 15 to 18 years old by December 1 of the year of application. Students must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents. The disciplines included are cinematic arts, dance, jazz, music, photography, theater, visual arts, voice and writing. Those applying in the discipline of jazz music may be registered aliens. There is a nonrefundable fee.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

National YoungArts Foundation 2100 Biscayne Boulevard Miami, FL 33137

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Jack Horkheimer Service Award/Parker Award $1,000 March 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be a League member under 19 years of age. Selection is based upon service to the League.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, photo, details of public service, documentation of Astronomy Club duties or officer positions held, documentation of League Observing Awards earned, documentation of general observing achievements and documentation of other Astronomical Service are required.

Astronomical League 9201 Ward Parkway Suite 100 Kansas City, MO 64114

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National Young Astronomer Award Varies March 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be 14 to 19 years old, not yet enrolled in college at the award deadline and do not have to be members of an astronomy club or of the Astronomical League. International students of the same age are eligible if they are enrolled in a U.S. secondary school on the application deadline. The application consists of the application form, summary of astronomy-related activities and optional exhibits.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Astronomical League 9201 Ward Parkway Suite 100 Kansas City, MO 64114

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Thelma A. Robinson Award in Ballet $2,500 February 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be between the ages of 13 and 19. There is no entry fee, but applicants must be members of the NFMC. The award is given during odd number years.

How to apply: Applications are available online. Award is only open in even-numbered years.

National Federation of Music Clubs (Coral Gables, FL) Gay Dill, National Chairman 814 South Second Street Atwood, KS 67730

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Alejandro 'Alex' Abecia Reaching High $100 March 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be an active member of the A or A/B Honor Roll, as well as Carroll marching band and/or varsity soccer team. Students must be enrolled in honors classes in high schools.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Coastal Bend Community Foundation 555 North Carancahua Street Suite 900 Corpus Christi, TX 78401

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Annual Music Student Scholarships $1,000 December 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be public, private or home school students in grades 4 through 12, be music students and write an essay on the given topic. Five scholarships are awarded to students in grades 4 through 8, and five are awarded to students in grades 9 through 12. Schools of winners will receive merchandise prizes.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An essay, contact information, school contact information and instrument played are required.

School Band and Orchestra Magazine 6000 South Eastern Avenue Suite J-14 Las Vegas, NV 89119

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ASCAP Foundation Morton Gould Young Composer Awards Varies February 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be composers who have not turned 30 before January 1 of the current year. They must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents or enrolled students with a student visa. Applicants must submit an original composition.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

ASCAP Foundation One Lincoln Plaza New York, NY 10023

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Barney Flynn Memorial Scholarship $1,000 March 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be currently active in band at time of application.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Coastal Bend Community Foundation 555 North Carancahua Street Suite 900 Corpus Christi, TX 78401

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Brady & Patrick Gallagher Memorial Scholarship $2,000 March 1

Eligibility: Applicants must demonstrate ability and interest with evidence of participation in community and school activities. Financial need may be considered.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Kalamazoo Community Foundation 402 East Michigan Avenue Kalamazoo, MI 49007-3888

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Diana Love Legacy Instrumental Music Scholarship Fund $1,000 February 3

Eligibility: Applicants must provide documentation that confirms their financial need and evidence of their commitment to high school symphonic and marching bands and musicianship.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Community Foundation of the New River Valley P.O. Box 6009 Christiansburg, VA 24068

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DiAnn S. Harris Memorial Scholarship $500 February 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be attending or planning to attend a four-year college or university full-time and ranked in the top third of their high school class or have maintained a minimum GPA of 3.0 if in college. Selection criteria favor music majors, specifically those involved in high school/college band or vocal programs.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Phelps County Community Foundation 424 Garfield Street Holdrege, NE 68949

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Eugene A. Sharick Music Scholarship $2,000 February 14

Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating from Rittman High School in Ohio. Students must have taken at least two years of music at Rittman High School. Applicants must be accepted to an accredited college or university where they will pursue a degree in music.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Wayne County Community Foundation 517 North Market Street Wooster, OH 44691

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Gary L. Carrow Memorial Scholarship $3,000 March 2

Eligibility: Applicants must be seniors who participate in the school's instructional music program. Students must prove to be good stewards of their school or community and have a 3.0 GPA.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Inland Northwest Community Foundation 421 West Riverside Avenue Suite 606 Spokane, WA 99201

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Gene 'Sarge' Huber Band Scholarship $1,000 March 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating seniors at Wenatchee High School who participated in WHS Golden Apple Band, WHS Jazz Band or WHS Ensemble each year while attending high school. Students must have a minimum GPA of 3.0. Selection is based on the strength of the overall application.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Community Foundation of North Central Washington 9 South Wenatchee Avenue Wenatchee, WA 98801

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Glenn Miller Scholarship Competition $1,000-$3,000 March 1

Eligibility: Applicants may apply as instrumentalists or vocalists. They must be high school seniors or college freshmen who plan to focus on music in their future lives. Applicants must submit an audition file in addition to an application form. High school seniors may reapply as college freshmen as long as they weren't first-place winners the previous year.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Glenn Miller Birthplace Society 107 East Main Street P.O. Box 61 Clarinda, IA 51632

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Jeanette C. Gaston Memorial Music Scholarship $1,000 March 23

Eligibility: Applicants must have a 3.0 minimum GPA.

How to apply: Applications are available through the high school guidance office.

The Troy Foundation 216 West Franklin Street Troy, OH 45373

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Joanie Bostic Memorial Senior Pirate Spirit Award $250 February 1

Eligibility: Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Decatur County Community Foundation 101 East Main Street Suite 1 Greensburg, IN 47240

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Jodi Peplinski Educational Fund Varies February 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time student and residents of Bay County who have participated in cheerleading, choral music, musicals, stage productions, band or dance squad. They must also submit a completed FAFSA form, two recommendation letters, a current academic transcript and an essay about a positive experience they had while attending Garber High School.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Bay Area Community Foundation Pere Marquette Depot 1000 Adams Street Suite 200 Bay City, MI 48708

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Kristen Jackson Scholarship $590 February 28

Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating from Northwestern High School in Ohio. Students must have participated in the high school's band program. Applicants must submit application, transcripts and an essay stating future goals and reasons to be considered for the scholarship.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Wayne County Community Foundation 517 North Market Street Wooster, OH 44691

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Moore High School Alumni Association Music Scholarship $1,000 January 8

Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating from Moore High School in Oklahoma and been enrolled for at least two years. Students must have a minimum grade point average of 3.0. Applicants must be pursuing a degree in a music related field such as education or performance.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Oklahoma City Community Foundation 1000 North Broadway Oklahoma City, OK 73102

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Robert W. Nordhorn Memorial Scholarship $500 January 22

Eligibility: Applicants must have been involved in arts/technical theater, chorus, band or have participated in high school musical productions. Students with technical theater experience will be given preference for this award.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Knox County Community Foundation Old National Bank Building 20 North Third Street Suite 301 Vincennes, IN 47591

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Stillman Kelley National Instrumental Awards $200-$1,000 February 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be instrumentalists, must not reach their 19th birthday by March 1 and be members of the National Federation of Music Clubs. This award rotates by region with the Northeastern and Southeastern regions in even years and Central and Western regions in odd years.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

National Federation of Music Clubs Stillman-Kelley Award Nathalie Steinbach 15 Mount Vernon Avenue Fredericksburg, VA 22405

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Terri Bailey Memorial Scholarship Fund $1,000 February 26

Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating seniors of Center Grove who are percussionists and have participated in both marching band and indoor percussion for all for years. Selection is based on the strength of the overall application.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Johnson County Community Foundation P.O. Box 217 Franklin, IN 46131

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Women Band Directors International College Scholarships Varies December 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be studying music education with the intention of becoming a band director.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Women Band Directors International Karen Williams WBDI Scholarship Chair 3994 White Oak Road Waynesville, NC 28785

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Business-Forward Student Scholarship $500 August 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be undergraduate or graduate students enrolled full time at any accredited university within the United States or high school seniors accepted into a university program. Students must have a minimum 2.5 GPA. Applicants must be interested in one of the following industries: business development, digital marketing, consumer product design, sound engineering, entertainment technology or marketing or automation.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Party Headphones 1101 North Wilmot Road Suite 135 Tucson, AZ 85712

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Caples Student Campaign of the Year Award Varies Varies

Eligibility: Applicants can be from anywhere in the world and the award is based on the boldness of the concept, the logic of the execution and the overall strength of the outcome.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

ASL Marketing 2 Dubon Court Farmingdale, NY 11735

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Central High School Class of 1943 Evelyn Church Hatfield Scholarship $250 February 19

Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating seniors from Central High School intending on enrolling at an accredited educational institution. Students must have completed business courses at Central High School. Selection is based on academic achievement, letter of recommendation from Central High School staff and an essay detailing the applicant's participation in high school business courses.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Vanderburgh Community Foundation Walker Building 401 S.E. Sixth Street Suite 203 Evansville, IN 47713

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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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Fund for American Studies Internships Varies March 10; June 1; November 10

Eligibility: There are programs in comparative political and economic systems, political journalism, business and government, philanthropy and international institutes. Each program includes classes, an internship and special events. Students live in on-campus housing at George Washington University or in furnished apartments in the Capitol Hill neighborhood. Each student takes 3-9 credit hours in courses at George Mason University in addition to interning 30-35 hours per week. Summer and school-year programs are available.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Fund for American Studies 1621 New Hampshire Avenue NW Washington, DC 20009

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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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Harry A. Applegate Scholarship Varies January 15

Eligibility: Applicants must plan to be full-time students at a two-year or four-year program in marketing, entrepreneurship or management. This award is based on merit, not financial need, but applicants may include financial need statements for review. Applicants should submit transcripts, test scores, a statement of club participation, proof of leadership outside DECA, three recommendation letters and proof of membership.

How to apply: Applications are available online and should be submitted to state/provincial DECA advisors.

DECA Inc. 1908 Association Drive Reston, VA 20191

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Helpjuice Scholarship $1,400 August 20

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolling in or currently enrolled in a college or university. Students must submit an original project representing something they truly believe in.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Helpjuice Inc. 1010 NE 2nd Avenue 1st Floor Miami, FL 33132

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James A. Turner, Jr. Memorial Scholarship $3,500 March 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time students pursuing a four-year bachelor's of business degree, plan to enter management careers in welding store operations or distributorship, be high school graduates at least 18 years of age and be employed a minimum of 10 hours per week at a welding distributorship. Preference is given to members of the American Welding Society.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

American Welding Society Foundation 550 NW LeJeune Road Miami, FL 33126

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Law Offices of Gary H Smith PC’s Annual Academic Scholarship $1,000 July 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents enrolled in an accredited community college, college or university pursuing an associate, undergraduate or graduate degree. Students must submit an essay of 1,500 words or less on a provided topic.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Law Offices of Gary H. Smith PC 205 West Wacker Drive Suite 510 Chicago, IL 60606

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Lawn Love Creating Leaders Scholarship $1,000 September 13

Eligibility: Applicants must be a current full time students with a minimum 3.0 GPA and a passion for business. Students must submit a copy of their student ID, transcript and an essay on a provided prompt.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Lawn Love Lawn Care 402 West Broadway Suite 442 San Diego, CA 92101

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National Scholarship Varies April 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be African American graduating high school seniors and have a minimum 3.0 GPA. Students must submit a transcript, an application form, two letters of recommendation and an essay that is at least 300 words on "Why is education important to me?"

How to apply: Applications are available online.

National Association of Negro Business and Professional Women's Clubs Inc. 1806 New Hampshire Avenue NW Washington, DC 20009-3298

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Out-of-the-Box Thinking Scholarship $250-$1,250 August 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be a current high school, undergraduate or graduate student in the U.S. An essay, pitch or summary about a pet innovation idea and how it was conceptualized is required.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Litter-Robot 2900 Auburn Court Auburn Hills, MI 48326

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Scott Alan Turner Personal Finance Scholarship $500-$1,000 July 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens or legal residents of the United States graduating high school students or current undergraduate students in good standing at their college or university. Students must be between 16 and 21 years of age, have a 3.0 GPA and either plan to enroll or already be enrolled part- or full-time at a two or four year college or university.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Turner Solutions LLC 2560 King Arthur Boulevard Suite 124-107 Lewisville, TX 75056

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Abbot and Fenner Scholarship $1,000 June 12

Eligibility: Applicants must be a high school junior, senior or be registered in any accredited college or university. Students must submit their name, mailing address and a personal essay using 500-1,000 words to describe educational career and life goals.

How to apply: Applications must be emailed to: scholarships@abbottandfenner.com

Abbott and Fenner Business Consultants Chicago, IL 60060

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CareerFitter Scholarship $500 January 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be planning to enroll or already enrolled in accredited college or graduate school program. Students must take a career test on Career Fitter's website and include the results on their application. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

CareerFitter.com P.O. Box 124 Pisgah Forest, NC 28768

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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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All American $1,000 Car Review/Essay Scholarship $1,000 September 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled at any accredited college or university in the United States and be 18 years of age or older. An essay or review of a car is required to be submitted.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

CarHP

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Automotive Hall of Fame Scholarships Varies June 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be interested in automotive careers. Other requirements vary depending on the specific scholarship. Minimum GPA of 3.0 required.

How to apply: Applications are available online or by sending a self-addressed, stamped envelope.

Automotive Hall of Fame Award and Scholarship Programs 21400 Oakwood Boulevard Dearborn, MI 48124

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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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CarBrain Scholarship $1,000 April 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating high school seniors accepted to a college or university or currently enrolled full-time undergraduates in a college or university. Students must write an essay pertaining to automobiles.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

CarBrain 7900 NW 154th Street Suite 200 Miami Lakes, FL 33016

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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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Brady & Patrick Gallagher Memorial Scholarship $2,000 March 1

Eligibility: Applicants must demonstrate ability and interest with evidence of participation in community and school activities. Financial need may be considered.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Kalamazoo Community Foundation 402 East Michigan Avenue Kalamazoo, MI 49007-3888

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Charles K. Wright Scholarship $500 February 7

Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating from the Greenfield-Central High School in Indiana and be a member of the high school choir. Students must plan to pursue a bachelor's degree and be a full-time student. Applicants must provide an essay describing the effect of musical performance on their life, a letter of recommendation from the Choir director verifying participation, documentation of all choir participation as a Greenfield-Central student and a list of all other performance art participation.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Hancock County Community Foundation 312 East Main Street Greenfield, IN 46140

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DiAnn S. Harris Memorial Scholarship $500 February 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be attending or planning to attend a four-year college or university full-time and ranked in the top third of their high school class or have maintained a minimum GPA of 3.0 if in college. Selection criteria favor music majors, specifically those involved in high school/college band or vocal programs.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Phelps County Community Foundation 424 Garfield Street Holdrege, NE 68949

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Eugene A. Sharick Music Scholarship $2,000 February 14

Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating from Rittman High School in Ohio. Students must have taken at least two years of music at Rittman High School. Applicants must be accepted to an accredited college or university where they will pursue a degree in music.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Wayne County Community Foundation 517 North Market Street Wooster, OH 44691

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Glenn Miller Scholarship Competition $1,000-$3,000 March 1

Eligibility: Applicants may apply as instrumentalists or vocalists. They must be high school seniors or college freshmen who plan to focus on music in their future lives. Applicants must submit an audition file in addition to an application form. High school seniors may reapply as college freshmen as long as they weren't first-place winners the previous year.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Glenn Miller Birthplace Society 107 East Main Street P.O. Box 61 Clarinda, IA 51632

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Joanie Bostic Memorial Senior Pirate Spirit Award $250 February 1

Eligibility: Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Decatur County Community Foundation 101 East Main Street Suite 1 Greensburg, IN 47240

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Jodi Peplinski Educational Fund Varies February 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time student and residents of Bay County who have participated in cheerleading, choral music, musicals, stage productions, band or dance squad. They must also submit a completed FAFSA form, two recommendation letters, a current academic transcript and an essay about a positive experience they had while attending Garber High School.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Bay Area Community Foundation Pere Marquette Depot 1000 Adams Street Suite 200 Bay City, MI 48708

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Moore High School Alumni Association Music Scholarship $1,000 January 8

Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating from Moore High School in Oklahoma and been enrolled for at least two years. Students must have a minimum grade point average of 3.0. Applicants must be pursuing a degree in a music related field such as education or performance.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Oklahoma City Community Foundation 1000 North Broadway Oklahoma City, OK 73102

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Robert W. Nordhorn Memorial Scholarship $500 January 22

Eligibility: Applicants must have been involved in arts/technical theater, chorus, band or have participated in high school musical productions. Students with technical theater experience will be given preference for this award.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Knox County Community Foundation Old National Bank Building 20 North Third Street Suite 301 Vincennes, IN 47591

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Stillman Kelley National Instrumental Awards $200-$1,000 February 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be instrumentalists, must not reach their 19th birthday by March 1 and be members of the National Federation of Music Clubs. This award rotates by region with the Northeastern and Southeastern regions in even years and Central and Western regions in odd years.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

National Federation of Music Clubs Stillman-Kelley Award Nathalie Steinbach 15 Mount Vernon Avenue Fredericksburg, VA 22405

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AU Student Essay Contest $500-$1,500 April 19

Eligibility: Applicants must be current high school juniors or seniors in the U.S. Students must submit an essay discussing potential violations of church-state separations as found in the topics listed on the website.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Americans United for Separation of Church and State Attn.: Essay Contest Submission 1310 L Street NW Suite 200 Washington, DC 20005

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Equal Justice Scholarship $1,000 May 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be current high school seniors, college students or graduate students currently enrolled in a two-year or four-year degree program at an accredited college or university 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.

Grand Canyon Law Group 1930 East Brown Road Suite 102 Mesa, AZ 85203

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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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Medger Evers Award Varies March 15

Eligibility: This award honors the slain civil rights leader. Nominator should be a member of NABCJ.

How to apply: Nomination applications are available online.

National Association of Blacks in Criminal Justice 1801 Fayetteville Street 106 Whiting Criminal Justice Building P.O. Box 20011-C Durham, NC 27707

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Religious Liberty Essay Scholarship Contest $500-$2,000 March 6

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school juniors or seniors. Students must submit an essay relating to religious freedom. Selection is based on the overall strength of the essay.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Baptist Joint Committee for Religious Liberty (BJC) Essay Contest 200 Maryland Avenue, NE Washington, DC 20002

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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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AbbVie Immunology Scholarship Up to $15,000 December 7

Eligibility: Applicants must be legal residents of the U.S. who have been diagnosed with one of the following conditions: ankylosing spondylitis, Crohn’s disease, hidradenitis suppurativa, juvenile idiopathic arthritis, psoriasis, psoriatic arthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, ulcerative colitis or uveitis. Students must plan to enroll full-time in an undergraduate or graduate level program at an accredited college, university or technical school in the U.S. for the upcoming school year.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

AbbVie Immunology Scholarship Scholarship America One Scholarship Way Saint Peter, MN 56082

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Americorps National Civilian Community Corps $5,775 Varies

Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens who are between 18 and 24 years of age. Recipients must live on one of five AmeriCorps campuses in Denver, Colorado; Sacramento, California; Baltimore, Maryland; Vinton, Iowa or Vicksburg, Mississippi. Applicants must commit to 10 months of service on projects in areas such as education, public safety, the environment and other unmet needs. The projects are located within the region of one of the four campuses.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

AmeriCorps 1201 New York Avenue NW Washington, DC 20525

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Americorps Vista Varies Rolling

Eligibility: Applicants must be United States citizens who are at least 17 years of age. They must be available to serve full-time for one year at a nonprofit organization or local government agency with an objective that may include to fight illiteracy, improve health services, create businesses or strengthen community groups.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

AmeriCorps 1201 New York Avenue NW Washington, DC 20525

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Appleton Downtown Rotary Scholarship $4,000 March 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating seniors of an Appleton public or private high school who are in the top 50% of their class, have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 and show a commitment to community service. Selection is based on financial need and the strength of the overall application.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Community Foundation for the Fox Valley Region, Inc. 4455 West Lawrence Street Appleton, WI 54914

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Atlanta Community Club Scholarship $500 February 15

Eligibility: Applicants must have completed one year of college and either are still attending or plan to enroll in a trade school or university. They and/or their parents also need to be involved with the Atlanta, Nebraska Community Club. Previous awardees may reapply.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Phelps County Community Foundation 424 Garfield Street Holdrege, NE 68949

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Banafshe Law Firm PC $1000 Scholarship $1,000 July 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents. Students must be enrolled or enrolling full-time at an accredited college or university within the United States for completion of an undergraduate or graduate degree with a minimum 2.5 GPA. An essay on a provided prompt is required to be submitted.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Banafshe Law Firm PC 1875 Century Park East Suite 1850 Los Angeles, CA 90067

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Bess Wallace Truman Scholarship $2,000 December 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be current residents of Independence, Missouri and must be female graduating seniors who are attending public, private or a home school. Students must be pursuing an undergraduate degree at any accredited university or college and must have a minimum GPA of 2.5. Applicants must be involved in school and community service and demonstrate financial need. Students may not be daughters, granddaughters or stepdaughters of a Junior Service League member.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Truman Heartland Community Foundation c/o Blue Ridge Bank Financial Center 4200 Little Blue Parkway Suite 340 Independence, MO 64057

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Boettcher Foundation Scholarship Full tuition plus $2,800 stipend November 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors and current, legal residents of the state of Colorado who will graduate in the top 5 percent of their class. Applicants must have a composite score of 27 on the ACT or 1200 on the SAT. They should submit applications, essays, transcripts and standardized test scores. Selection is based on academic merit, demonstration of leadership skills, community service and character.

How to apply: Contact high school counselors for more information.

Boettcher Foundation 600 Seventeenth Street Suite 2210 South Denver, CO 80202-5422

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Bonner Scholars Program Varies Varies

Eligibility: Students must complete annual service requirements as stipulated by the organization. Awards are geared toward students demonstrating significant financial need. Scholarship recipients are named Bonner Scholars.

How to apply: Contact the admission office at each participating school to request an application.

Bonner Foundation 10 Mercer Street Princeton, NJ 08540

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Caring Community Scholarship $2,000 September 30

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. An essay submission is required on a provided topic.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Marcus & Mack 57 South 6th Street Indiana, PA 15701

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Combating Campus Issues Scholarship $1,000 October 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be currently enrolled in a community college, junior college, undergrad or graduate level college or university in the U.S. Students may also be high school graduates beginning college or GED holders. Applicants will need to submit a 500-word essay explaining how they will raise awareness about combating issues they have experienced on campus and how they would create an environment for survivors to feel empowered to share their personal stories.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Goldstein and Bashner 1778 Hempstead Turnpike East Meadow, NY 11554

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Community Hero Scholarship $5,000 July 3

Eligibility: Applicants must be currently enrolled full-time or part-time in a two-year or four-year accredited undergraduate or graduate college or university with a minimum 3.0 GPA. Students must be at least 16 years of age and have completed at least 20 hours of community service. An essay submission on a provided prompt is required.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Course Hero 1400B Seaport Boulevard Floor 2 Redwood City, CA 94063

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Community Service Scholarship $1,000 November 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be currently enrolled at a duly accredited institution, including junior college, community college, undergraduate program or graduate program in the United States. Students must have a minimum 3.0 GPA. An essay on a provided topic is required to be submitted.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Law Offices of Jeffrey Lichtman 11 East 44th Street Suite 501 New York, NY 10017

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Connecticut Domestic Violence Information Center's Good Samaritan Scholarship $1,000 December 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled at an accredited United States institution as an undergraduate, graduate or law school student. Students must be in good academic standing with a 3.0 minimum GPA. An essay on a specific topic is required.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Connecticut Domestic Violence Information Center/Law Offices of Mark Sherman 29 5th Street Suite 2 Stamford, CT 06905

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Corporal Benjamin Ashley Memorial Scholarship $500 December 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating seniors from Truman High School in Independence, Missouri. Students must be pursuing an undergraduate degree at any accredited college, university or junior college. Applicants must have a minimum GPA of 2.5. Students must have participated in music related activities and community service.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Truman Heartland Community Foundation c/o Blue Ridge Bank Financial Center 4200 Little Blue Parkway Suite 340 Independence, MO 64057

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Corporate Responsibility and Brand Values Scholarship $1,000 April 17

Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens and enrolled in a U.S. college or university. Students must create a short YouTube video to share their favorite brand which they think is having an awesome positive impact. Videos must include the brand, the products or services they sell, where they are located and how they are making a difference. Selection will be based on how well-produced the video is and how entertaining and engaging it is.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Knoji 11150 West Olympic Boulevard Suite 1080 Los Angeles, CA 90064

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Dana Shafer Scholarship Varies April 3

Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating from Wooster High School in Ohio. Students must have a minimum grade point average of 3.0. Applicants must demonstrate leadership and participated in community service.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Wayne County Community Foundation 517 North Market Street Wooster, OH 44691

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David Benowitz Recognizing Public Servants Scholarship $1,000 December 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolling in or currently enrolled in an accredited community college or an accredited college or university as an undergraduate or graduate student with a minimum GPA of 3.0. Students must demonstrate volunteerism and an interest in public service and write an essay pertaining to public servants.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

David Benowitz 409 7th Street NW Suite 222 Washington, DC 20004

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DBD Law Scholarship Opportunity $1,000 July 16

Eligibility: Applicants must be attending or planning to attend any college or graduate school in the United States and be in their first year. Students will need to provide proof of first-year status. Applicants will need to submit a 500-word essay on the given topic found on the website.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

DiTrapano Barrett DiPiero McGinley & Simmons, PLLC 604 Virginia Street East Charleston, WV 25301

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Derek F. Clark Blue River Scholarship $500-$999 February 3

Eligibility: Applicants must be a graduating senior from Blue River Valley High School. Students must have a 3.0 GPA. Applicants must be enrolled in an accredited four-year college or university program. Students must have been involved in athletics for all four years of high school. Applicants must have a history of community involvement and participating in extra-curricular activities.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Henry County Community Foundation 700 South Memorial Drive P.O. Box 6006 New Castle, IN 47362

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Derek F. Clark New Castle Scholarship $500-$999 February 3

Eligibility: Applicants must be a graduating senior from New Castle High School with a 3.0 GPA. Students must be enrolled in an accredited four-year college or university program. Applicants must have been involved in athletics all four years of high school. Students must have a history of community service and extra-curricular activities.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Henry County Community Foundation 700 South Memorial Drive P.O. Box 6006 New Castle, IN 47362

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Doniphan Veteran's Park Scholarship $3,000 February 10

Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating seniors who have a minimum GPA of 2.5. Students must be involved in community service and preference will be given to applicants who have been involved with Girl Scouts or Boy Scouts.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Grand Island Community Foundation 1811 West 2nd Street Suite 365 Grand Island, NE 68803

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Dr. Brian and Charlotte Kirkwood Scholarship $1,000 February 7

Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating from or be a past graduate of Eastern Hancock High School and reside in Hancock County, Indiana. Students must have a minimum grade point average of 3.2 and plan to pursue a bachelor's degree. Applicants must have participated in at least two seasons of a sport and two years of a school club. Students must have been involved in community-service related activities and demonstrate traits of leadership and caring for others.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Hancock County Community Foundation 312 East Main Street Greenfield, IN 46140

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Dr. Mark & Jan Smith Scholarship $1,000 and over February 3

Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating seniors from New Castle High School who intend to major in the medical field or education. Academic performance, involvement in community service and career plans will all be taken into consideration.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Henry County Community Foundation 700 South Memorial Drive P.O. Box 6006 New Castle, IN 47362

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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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Foundation for Surgical Technology Medical Mission Scholarship Varies December 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be active AST members, document the educational program or mission program and provide two recommendation letters.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Association of Surgical Technologists 6 W. Dry Creek Circle Littleton, CO 80120

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Future Community Leaders Scholarship $10,000 March 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating high school seniors attending high school in the U.S. Students must have a minimum 3.0 GPA and demonstrate community involvement and a commitment to academic achievement. An application, letters of recommendation, transcript and an essay on a provided prompt are required to be submitted.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

B3 Foundation P.O. Box 3577 Manhattan Beach, CA 90266

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GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program $10,000 January 5

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors and pursue a bachelor's degree at an accredited U.S. college or university the following fall. Students must demonstrate strong academic performance (3.0 or greater GPA or equivalent), demonstrate financial need and be a U.S. citizen. Funds may be used for student tuition and room and board.

How to apply: Applications are available online. The competition will close earlier than the deadline once 25,000 applications are received.

Ronald Reagan Presidential Foundation 40 Presidential Drive, Suite 200 Simi Valley, CA 93065

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Gloria Barron Prize for Young Heroes $5,000 April 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be residents of the U.S. or Canada between the ages of 8 and 18. Students must be currently working on a service project or have completed a service project within the past year. Selection is primarily based on demonstration of generosity, tenacity and positive impact on the world.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Barron Prize P.O. Box 1470 Boulder, CO 80306

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Good Tidings Foundation Community Service Scholarship $10,000 November 6

Eligibility: Applicants must be underserved, graduating high school seniors who are residents of Alameda, Contra Costa, Lake, Marin, Monterey, Napa, Sacramento, San Benito, San Francisco, San Joaquin, San Mateo, Santa Cruz, Santa Clara, Solano, Sonoma, Stanislaus or Yolo counties who have dedicated themselves to extraordinary community service projects. Selection is based on financial need and greatest service.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Good Tidings Foundation 1469 Rollins Road Burlingame, CA 94010

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Good Works Scholarship $1,000 October 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be incoming freshmen or current students at an accredited U.S. undergraduate, graduate or law school with a minimum GPA of 3.0. Students must demonstrate an interest in community service and criminal justice and submit an essay explaining their dedication to community service.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Karin Riley Porter Attorney at Law 10505 Judicial Drive Suite 101 Fairfax, VA 22030

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Greg Lee Jr. Memorial Scholarship $3,000 February 26

Eligibility: Applicants must plan to attend a two or four-year accredited college or university on a full-time basis. Students must demonstrate participation in 4-H or other service clubs. Applicants must possess a passion and respect for life.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Johnson County Community Foundation P.O. Box 217 Franklin, IN 46131

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Grungo Colarulo Giving Back to the Community $1,000 October 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolling in or currently enrolled in an accredited undergraduate or graduate program in the U.S. and have a minimum GPA of 3.0. An essay submission on a provided prompt is required.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Grungo Colarulo 1926 Greentree Road Suite 110 Cherry Hill, NJ 08003

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H.P. Bud Milligan Aviation Scholarship $500 January 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled in an accredited college, aviation academy or technical school pursuing a course of study focusing on aviation. Applicants must also be involved in school and community activities as well as aviation and be an EAA member or be recommended by an EAA member.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

EAA Aviation Center 3000 Poberezny Road Oshkosh, WI 54902

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Hamilton Grant Giving Back Scholarship $1,000 April 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolling in or currently enrolled in an accredited U.S. college, undergraduate or graduate program. Students must demonstrate strong community service and hold a minimum GPA of 3.0.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Hamilton Grant PC 812 Main Street Lubbock, TX 79401

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Helpful Hands 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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Imagine America High School Scholarship Program $1,000 December 31

Eligibility: Applicants must have a minimum 2.5 high school GPA, demonstrate financial need and have demonstrated community service during their senior year.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Imagine America Foundation 12001 Sunrise Valley Drive Suite 203 Reston, VA 20191

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Impact on the Community Scholarship $1,000 June 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be currently enrolled in an accredited college or university in the U.S. or graduating high school seniors accepted into an accredited degree program. Students must write an essay pertaining to their experience in having a positive impact on their community.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Silberstein, Awad & Miklos, P.C. 600 Old Country Road Garden City, NY 11530

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Irene Bovender Wade Hunley Memorial Scholarship $1,000 and over February 3

Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating seniors of New Castle High School who lack financial resources to further their education. Special consideration is given to the following students: those pursuing a beauty/cosmetology certificate, those studying piano or dance based on prior history with piano or dance, members of the First Baptist Church in New Castle, those who have worked part-time at a hospital or assisted living home while in high school, those students who were on the swim team all four years of high school or those with a family member who is serving or has served in the military.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Henry County Community Foundation 700 South Memorial Drive P.O. Box 6006 New Castle, IN 47362

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Irvin A. and Leona Fahr Scholarship $500-$999 Contact Crawford County High School

Eligibility: Applicants must be a graduating senior from Crawford Jr-Sr High School in the top 20% of their class. Students must have a 3.0 GPA and be enrolled in an accredited four-year or five-year college or university program. Applicants should have a history of good citizenship and have need of financial assistance to continue their education. Extra items taken into consideration are extracurricular activities (other than athletics), involvement in community affairs and clubs, involvement in a church and church youth group, attendance at an Indiana accredited college or university and a history of perseverance and potential.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Henry County Community Foundation 700 South Memorial Drive P.O. Box 6006 New Castle, IN 47362

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James M. and Erma T. Freemont Foundation Scholarship Program Varies February 2

Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating high school seniors, undergraduate or graduate students. Students must demonstrate outstanding academic achievement, leadership and volunteerism in their community and participation in extracurricular school activities.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

James M. and Erma T. Freemont Foundation P.O. Box 82563 Hapeville, GA 30354

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James M. and Virginia M. Smyth Scholarship $2,000 February 14

Eligibility: Students must have at least a 3.0 GPA, and they must have community service experience. Applicants must plan to obtain a degree in the arts and sciences, music, ministry or human services. Preference will be given to students from the following states: Missouri, Mississippi, Georgia, Illinois, Oklahoma, Texas and Tennessee. Applicants must demonstrate financial need. Adult students may also apply.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta Inc. 50 Hurt Plaza Suite 449 Atlanta, GA 30303

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Jeffrey Morris Smith Memorial Scholarship $1,000 April 1

Eligibility: Applicants must have a minimum 3.0 GPA and be accepted to an accredited college or university. Students must participate in civic and church activities. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore 1324 Belmont Avenue Suite 401 Salisbury, MD 21804

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John M. Jordan Scholarship $100-$499 February 3

Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating seniors from New Castle Chrysler High School. Students should have an overall B average. Applicants should be pursuing a degree at a four-year college or university. Special consideration will be given to students who have faced adversity or physical hardships. Students should have a history of public service, integrity and high ethical standards.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Henry County Community Foundation 700 South Memorial Drive P.O. Box 6006 New Castle, IN 47362

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Joseph White Scholarship $500-$999 February 3

Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating seniors from Knightstown High School. Students should be attending an accredited college or university pursuing a four-year degree. Applicants should have a history of community service.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Henry County Community Foundation 700 South Memorial Drive P.O. Box 6006 New Castle, IN 47362

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Kelley and Canterbury LLC Alaska Curiosity Scholarship $1,000 September 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be either high school seniors who will be enrolled in college for the upcoming fall semester or college students at the undergraduate level in Alaska. Students must create a short video answering the questions found on the scholarship webpage.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Kelley and Canterbury LLC 821 N Street Suite 205 Anchorage, AK 99501

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Laura B. Frick Memorial Scholarship $1,500 April 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating from Norwayne High School with a minimum grade point average of 3.0. Students must have volunteered in their community for a minimum of 40 hours during their junior or senior year. Applicants must have financial need and display exemplary leadership. Students must maintain a collegiate grade point average of 2.8 or higher to renew the scholarship.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Wayne County Community Foundation 517 North Market Street Wooster, OH 44691

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Margaret Mcnamara Memorial Fund Fellowships $4,000-$12,000 January 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be from an eligible nation, have a record of community service in their country and be U.S. or Canadian residents at the time of application, while intending to return to their country of origin within two years. Individuals under the age of 25 and relatives of World Bank employees are not eligible.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Margaret Mcnamara Memorial Fund 1818 H Street NW, MSN H2-204 Washington, DC 20433

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Mark Sherman Law Juvenile Justice Scholarship $1,000 December 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate level program or be a GED holder about to enter college. A minimum 3.0 GPA or higher is required. Students will need to submit an essay on a topic related to the juvenile justice system described on the website. Applicants will need to submit a resume and transcript in addition to the application and essay.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Law Offices of Mark Sherman, LLC 29 5th Street Stamford, CT 06905

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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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McNeely Stephenson Community Involvement $500 June 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens or authorized to attend school in the U.S. and enrolling in a four-year college or university. Students must complete the application and provide a school acceptance letter along with an essay describing their community service.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

McNeely Stephenson Community Involvement 300 North Meridian Street Suite 220 Indianapolis, IN 46204

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Nancy O’Sullivan Academic/Service Scholarship $1,000 May 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be accepted to an undergraduate or graduate school in the United States. Students must currently live in the United States, be entering any year of college or graduate school and have a minimum 3.3 GPA. An essay on a provided topic is required to be submitted.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

O’Sullivan Law Firm 600 Ogden Street Denver, CO 80218

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Nancy Terrell Miller Scholarship $1,156 February 7

Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating from the Mt. Vernon High School in Indiana. Students must have a grade point average of at least 2.5 on a 4.0 scale. Applicants must provide details of their involvement in their community via Hancock County 4-H, Red Cross, service to the elderly and/or McCordsville Fire Department. Students must summarize why they are a good candidate for this scholarship.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Hancock County Community Foundation 312 East Main Street Greenfield, IN 46140

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Navin Narayan College Scholarship $1,000 April 1

Eligibility: Applicants must plan to attend a four-year college or university and have volunteered a minimum of two years with the Red Cross.

How to apply: Application forms are available online.

American Red Cross Youth 2025 E Street NW Washington, DC 20006

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Newman Civic Fellow Awards Varies February 1

Eligibility: Emphasis is on students who have demonstrated leadership abilities and significant interest in civic responsibility. Students must attend one of the 1,000 Campus Compact member institutions and be nominated by the Campus Compact member president. Applicants must be sophomores or juniors at four-year colleges or must attend a two-year college.

How to apply: Nominations must be made by the Campus Compact member president.

Campus Compact 45 Temple Place Boston, MA 02111

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Pay It Forward Scholarship $1,500 November 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program at an accredited college or university, or be high school seniors or soon-to-be GED graduates. A minimum 3.0 GPA or higher is required. Students must submit a 750-word essay describing how they would make their community a better place.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Miley Legal Group 229 West Main Street Suite 400 Clarksburg, WV 26301

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Pedro Zamora Young Leaders Scholarship $5,000 June 29

Eligibility: Applicants must complete the application with a personal statement and a written essay describing their service or leadership in the fight against HIV/AIDS. Students must provide a letter of recommendation and transcripts demonstrating a minimum grade point average of 2.5.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

National AIDS Memorial Grove 870 Market Street Suite 965 San Francisco, CA 94102

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Pilot International Scholarship Up to $1,500 March 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be an undergraduate student and pursuing a career that focuses on helping others.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Pilot International Foundation 102 Preston Court Macon, GA 31210

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Pilot Pen G2 Overachievers Student Grant $15,000 November 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be ages 13 to 19 years old. Students must demonstrate exceptional academics and a dedication to serving others and must write an essay describing how they are working to help others outside of the classroom.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Pilot Pen 3855 Regent Boulevard Jacksonville, FL 32224

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Prudential Spirit of Community Awards Up to $5,000 November 10

Eligibility: Applicants must be a student in grades 5-12 and a legal resident of one of the 50 states of the U.S. or District of Columbia and be engaged in a volunteer activity.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Prudential Spirit of Community Awards Prudential Financial Inc. 751 Broad Street Newark, NJ 07102

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Rosen Hagood Community Service Scholarship $1,000 August 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolling in or currently enrolled in an accredited U.S. college or university with a minimum grade point average of 3.0. Students must demonstrate dedication to community service.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Rosen Hagood Law Firm 151 Meeting Street Suite 400 Charleston, SC 29401

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Ryan Family Scholarship Fund Varies February 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be a Bay County resident and full-time student who has maintained a GPA of at least 3.0 for the past three semesters. Selection criteria prefer active students who have participated heavily in school activities and community service. Awardees can reapply up to three times, but must maintain a minimum 2.75 GPA.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Bay Area Community Foundation Pere Marquette Depot 1000 Adams Street Suite 200 Bay City, MI 48708

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Samuel Huntington Public Service Award $15,000 January 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating college seniors, and must intend to perform one year of public service in the U.S. or abroad. The service may be individual work or through charitable, religious, educational, governmental or other public service organizations.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Samuel Huntington Fund Attn: Amy Stacy National Grid 40 Sylvan Road Waltham, MA 02451

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Seth Okin Good Deeds Scholarship $1,000 November 30

Eligibility: Applicants must submit a 500-word essay in response to the topic provided and must have a minimum 3.0 GPA. Students must be pursuing a post-secondary education at a community college, four-year college, graduate school, law school or business school.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Seth Okin Attorney at Law 108 West Timonium Road Suite 333 Lutherville-Timonium, MD 21093

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Sodexo STOP Hunger Scholarship $1,000-$5,000 December 5

Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents. They must be students in kindergarten through graduate school who are enrolled at an accredited U.S. institution. They must have been active in at least one unpaid volunteer effort to end hunger during the past 12 months. Sodexo employees and previous recipients of this award are ineligible. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

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

Sodexo Foundation 9801 Washingtonian Boulevard Gaithersburg, MD 20878

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Spirit of Giving Scholarship $1,000 July 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors or currently enrolled students in an accredited U.S. certificate program, college, trade school or university who will be attending the program in the following year. Students must submit an essay relating to giving and service to others.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Wine Country Gift Baskets

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Stamps Scholars Varies Varies

Eligibility: Applicants must be currently enrolled high school seniors, undergraduates or graduate students attending an accredited college or university. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application as well as the following: academic achievement, leadership ability, integrity, perseverance, extracurricular activities and community involvement.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, official transcripts and SAT and/or ACT scores are required.

Stamps Family Charitable Foundation Inc. P.O. Box 98374 Atlanta, GA 30359-2074

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Stanley O. McNaughton Community Service Award $2,000 March 17

Eligibility: Applicants must be juniors or seniors who have participated in community service in high school and college. Students attending Gonzaga University, Heritage University, Pacific Lutheran University, Saint Martin's University, Seattle Pacific University, Seattle University, University of Puget Sound, Walla Walla University, Whitman College or Whitworth University are eligible.

How to apply: Applications are available online or from your school's financial aid office.

Independent Colleges of Washington 600 Stewart Street Suite 600 Seattle, WA 98101

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Strong Roots Scholarship $500 August 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be in good academic standing with at least a 3.0 GPA. Scholarship is open to students attending community college, undergraduate or graduate level programs. Students must submit a 500-word essay on the topic given on the website that relates to building strong communities.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Richmond Defense Group 4124 E. Parham Road #250 Richmond, CA 23228

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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 Law Trial Lawyers 128 Wellington Street West Suite 210 Barrie, ON L4N 8J6

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Tyler/Grandmaison MELMAC Scholarship $1,500 Varies

Eligibility: Applicants must be Maine high school students nominated by their school's principal. They must be accepted to a college or university and demonstrate exceptional financial need. They must face challenges or obstacles in their pursuit of an education and be committed to public service.

How to apply: Applications are made on the student's behalf by his or her high school principal.

MELMAC Education Foundation 188 Whitten Road Augusta, ME 04330

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Urban Fellows Program $30,000 January 15

Eligibility: Applicants must have received their bachelor's degree within the last two years. Students must commit full-time to the nine-month Fellowship and suspend any graduate study or outside work. Applicants must be eligible to work in the U.S.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

New York City Department of Personnel 1 Centre Street Room 2425 New York, NY 10007

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White House Fellows Program Varies January 6

Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens who have completed their undergraduate education and demonstrate early professional achievement and evidence of leadership skills. Students must demonstrate commitment to public service and the ability to work as part of a team and provide three recommendations along with the application.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

White House 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue NW Washington, DC 20500

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Whitley Law Firm Elevating Others Scholarship $1,000 September 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be currently enrolled in a community college, undergraduate or graduate program and have at least a 3.0 GPA or higher. Students must go above and beyond in their community by volunteering or through their daily job. An essay on a provided prompt is required.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Whitley Law Firm 3301 Benson Drive Raleigh, NC 27609

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Young Women in Public Affairs Award $1,000-$4,000 Varies

Eligibility: Applicants must be young women between the ages of 16 and 19. District award winners receive at least $1,000, and international award winners receive $4,000. Selection is based on volunteerism, volunteer leadership and dedication to "advancing the status of women worldwide." Club deadlines vary. The April 1 deadline is the date by which applications must be received by the District Governor.

How to apply: Applications are available online or from your local Zonta Club.

Zonta International 1211 West 22nd Street Suite 900 Oak Brook, IL 60523

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ExpressVPN Future of Privacy Scholarship $5,000 August 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be current high school, undergraduate or graduate students in the United States or United Kingdom. Students must submit an application and essay. Selection based on creativity, originality, detail, clear and articulate writing, and student's ability to formulate an opinion.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

ExpressVPN

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Gaming Scholarship $1,000 July 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors or current college students attending full-time at a two- or four-year college, university, vocational or technical school in the United States. Students must have a passion for video games and the gaming industry. Applicants may apply once per calendar year. Students must submit a 500- to 1,000-word essay on the provided topic related to gaming.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Into the AM

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NCWIT Award for Aspirations in Computing $500 November 5

Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. residents and be female high school students. They must be interested in technology-related subjects. Selection is based on aptitude for computing and internet technology, leadership skills, academic merit and educational goals.

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

National Center for Women and Information Technology (NCWIT) University of Colorado Campus Box 322 UCB Boulder, CO 80309

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Outstanding Undergraduate Researchers Award Program Up to $1,500 October 18

Eligibility: Applicants must be undergraduates at a North American college or university and must have conducted some type of computing research. Nominations from two faculty members and a recommendation from the chair of the applicant's home department are also required. Preference is given to undergraduate seniors. Selection is based on the quality of computing research, academic achievement and community involvement.

How to apply: The nomination form is available online. A recommendation from the chair of the applicant's home department and nominations from two faculty members are required.

Computing Research Association 1828 L Street NW Suite 800 Washington, DC 20036-4632

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Regeneron Science Talent Search Up to $250,000 November 12

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors in the U.S., Puerto Rico, Guam, Virgin Islands, American Samoa, Wake or Midway Islands or the Marianas. U.S. citizens attending foreign schools are also eligible. Applicants must complete college entrance exams and complete individual research projects and provide a report on the research.

How to apply: Applications are available by request.

Regeneron Science Talent Search Society for Science and the Public 1719 N Street NW Washington, DC 20036

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John D. Wright Memorial Educational Fund Varies February 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be a Bay County resident and provide evidence of financial need via submission of a completed FAFSA form. Students must also submit two recommendation letters, a current academic transcript and a 2,500-3,000-word essay. Former awardees may reapply.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Bay Area Community Foundation Pere Marquette Depot 1000 Adams Street Suite 200 Bay City, MI 48708

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Irene Bovender Wade Hunley Memorial Scholarship $1,000 and over February 3

Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating seniors of New Castle High School who lack financial resources to further their education. Special consideration is given to the following students: those pursuing a beauty/cosmetology certificate, those studying piano or dance based on prior history with piano or dance, members of the First Baptist Church in New Castle, those who have worked part-time at a hospital or assisted living home while in high school, those students who were on the swim team all four years of high school or those with a family member who is serving or has served in the military.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Henry County Community Foundation 700 South Memorial Drive P.O. Box 6006 New Castle, IN 47362

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Jodi Peplinski Educational Fund Varies February 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time student and residents of Bay County who have participated in cheerleading, choral music, musicals, stage productions, band or dance squad. They must also submit a completed FAFSA form, two recommendation letters, a current academic transcript and an essay about a positive experience they had while attending Garber High School.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Bay Area Community Foundation Pere Marquette Depot 1000 Adams Street Suite 200 Bay City, MI 48708

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M. Josephine O'Neil Arts Award Up to $6,000 January 9

Eligibility: Applicants must be Illinois residents and be sophomores at an accredited community college or current or upcoming juniors at an accredited four-year college or university. Students must demonstrate outstanding accomplishment in music, visual arts, dance, theater or the literary arts.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, transcript, evidence of accomplishment in the arts (such as reviews, awards, etc.) and an artwork sample are required.

Delta Kappa Gamma Society International Lambda State Organization c/o Athena Columbus 8127 North Oketo Avenue Niles, IL 60714-2941

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NYCDA 4-day National Summer Workshop Scholarship Varies May 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be registered to attend the NYCDA 4-day Summer Workshop. Students must audition at the workshop. Selection is based on the overall strength of the audition.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

New York City Dance Alliance (NYCDA) 602 West 66th Street West New York, NJ 07093

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Princess Grace Awards Up to $30,000 Varies

Eligibility: Applicants must submit an example of their work in the category in which they apply: theatre, dance, choreography, film or playwriting. Theatre and dance applicants require the sponsorship of a professional company or school, one nominee per institution. Awards are based on the artistic quality of the artist's work, potential for future excellence and activities. Applicants must be U.S. citizens and (except playwrights) must be nominated by a school department chair/dean or company artistic director. Awards must be completed in the United States.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Princess Grace Awards 150 E. 58th Street 25th Floor New York, NY 10155

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Thelma A. Robinson Award in Ballet $2,500 February 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be between the ages of 13 and 19. There is no entry fee, but applicants must be members of the NFMC. The award is given during odd number years.

How to apply: Applications are available online. Award is only open in even-numbered years.

National Federation of Music Clubs (Coral Gables, FL) Gay Dill, National Chairman 814 South Second Street Atwood, KS 67730

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YoungArts Program Up to $10,000 October 16

Eligibility: Applicants must be either high school sophomores, juniors, or seniors or 15 to 18 years old by December 1 of the year of application. Students must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents. The disciplines included are cinematic arts, dance, jazz, music, photography, theater, visual arts, voice and writing. Those applying in the discipline of jazz music may be registered aliens. There is a nonrefundable fee.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

National YoungArts Foundation 2100 Biscayne Boulevard Miami, FL 33137

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Eagle Scout of the Year $2,500-$10,000 March 1

Eligibility: Applicants must demonstrate outstanding service in community, church and school and must be at least 15 years of age, in high school and either members of a troop chartered by the American Legion/Auxiliary or sons or grandsons of members of the American Legion/Auxiliary. Students must have received the Eagle Scout Award as well as the Boy Scout religious emblem. Scholarships may be used to attend a state-accredited college, university or other school above the high school level.

How to apply: Applications are available from the local Legion Post or from the Wisconsin American Legion Headquarters.

American Legion, Department of Wisconsin 2930 American Legion Drive P.O. Box 388 Portage, WI 53901-0388

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Emmett J. Doerr Memorial Scout Scholarship $2,000 March 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be practicing Catholics and full-time high school seniors who hold a leadership role in their scouting unit and are actively involved with a Scout Troop, Varsity Scout Team, Venturing Crew or Sea Scout Ship. Students must have provided service to their home parish and earned the Ad Altare Dei or Pope Pius XII Religious Award. Applicants must also have earned the Eagle Scout, Silver Award or Quartermaster Award and must currently hold a leadership role in a community or school organization other than scouting.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, official high school transcript, four letters of recommendation and a photo are required.

National Catholic Committee on Scouting P.O. Box 152079 Irving, TX 75015-2079

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Frank L. Weil Memorial Eagle Scout Scholarship $500-$1,000 March 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors at an accredited high school or college freshmen if their Eagle Scout board of review was held the same year of their high school graduation. Students must be a current registered and active member of a Boy Scout troop, Varsity Scout team or Venturing crew and an active member of a synagogue. Applicants must have received the Ner Tamid or Etz Chaim religious emblem and must show practical citizenship in their school, Scouting unit, synagogue and community.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, one Scouting recommendation letter and one religious leader recommendation letter are required.

National Jewish Committee on Scouting 1325 West Walnut Hill Lane - S342 P.O. Box 152079 Irving, TX 75015-2079

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National Eagle Scout Association Scholarship $5000 February 8

Eligibility: Applicants must be Eagle Scouts who have received credentials from the national office. Students must demonstrate active participation in school, Scouting activities and community service.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, transcript and letter of recommendation from a scout leader are required.

National Eagle Scout Association, Boy Scouts of America 1325 West Walnut Hill Lane P.O. Box 152079 Irving, TX 75015-2079

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National Eagle Scout Association STEM Scholarship $50,000 February 8

Eligibility: Applicants must be seniors in high school who are planning to enter college the year that they apply and must be active members of the Boy Scouts or Varsity Scouts who have received the Eagle Scout award.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

National Eagle Scout Association, Boy Scouts of America 1325 West Walnut Hill Lane P.O. Box 152079 Irving, TX 75015-2079

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NESA Hall/McElwain Merit Scholarships $5,000 February 8

Eligibility: Applicants must have received credentials from the national office. They must be graduating high school seniors or college freshmen, sophomores or juniors. A minimum SAT score of 1200 or ACT score of 28 is required. Applicants must have demonstrated leadership ability in scouting and a record of participation in activities outside of scouting.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, transcript and letter of recommendation from a scout leader are required.

National Eagle Scout Association, Boy Scouts of America 1325 West Walnut Hill Lane P.O. Box 152079 Irving, TX 75015-2079

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NESA Lawrence S. and Mabel Cooke Scholarship $6,250-$12,000 February 8

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors who plan to enroll as full-time college students at a four-year, non-military college or university and have achieved the rank of Eagle Scout in the Boy Scouts program. Students must demonstrate academic performance, financial need and active participation in school and Scouting activities.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

National Eagle Scout Association, Boy Scouts of America 1325 West Walnut Hill Lane P.O. Box 152079 Irving, TX 75015-2079

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Palmer Scholarship $2,500 February 8

Eligibility: Applicants must be registered Boy Scouts with an Eagle rank and demonstrate active participation in school, Scouting activities and community service.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

National Eagle Scout Association, Boy Scouts of America 1325 West Walnut Hill Lane P.O. Box 152079 Irving, TX 75015-2079

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Rick Arkans Eagle Scout Scholarship $1,000 March 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be a high school senior at an accredited high school or college freshman if their Eagle Scout board of review was held the same year of their high school graduation. Students must be a current registered and active member of a Boy Scout troop, Varsity Scout team or Venturing crew and must be an active member of a synagogue. Applicants must have received the Ner Tamid or Etz Chaim religious emblem and must show practical citizenship in their school, Scouting unit, synagogue and community.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, one Scouting recommendation letter, one religious leader recommendation letter and a copy of the FAFSA are required.

National Jewish Committee on Scouting 1325 West Walnut Hill Lane - S342 P.O. Box 152079 Irving, TX 75015-2079

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Robert E. & Kathleen A. Vanderberg Family Scholarship Fund Varies February 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be a Bay County resident, enrolled as a full-time student in a four-year university while maintaining a GPA of at least 2.5 and have documented financial need.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Bay Area Community Foundation Pere Marquette Depot 1000 Adams Street Suite 200 Bay City, MI 48708

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Bachelor's Degree Scholarship in Business $1,000 April 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be undergraduate students who are interested in pursuing a bachelor's degree in accounting, business management, entrepreneurship, finance, human resource management, information systems management or marketing who will enroll full-time during the academic year at an accredited institution. Selection is based in academic achievement, extracurricular activities and employment history.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Learn.org 156 East Dana Street Mountain View, CA 94041

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Constitutional Academy $2,000 May 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be sophomores, juniors or seniors and should be interested in government, civics, journalism, public policy, economics or constitutional principles.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Bill of Rights Institute 200 North Glebe Road Suite 200 Arlington, VA 22203

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CryptoRunner Scholarship $500 April 30 (Spring) and October 31 (Fall)

Eligibility: Applicants must be students at a university or college who have or will write a master’s thesis or study abroad. Students study abroad education or essay must touch on economics or include an economic perspective.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

CryptoRunner Optimizee Group Sweden AB Org no: 559166-1557 Kungsgatan 63, 632 21 Eskilstuna, Sw

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InvestoRunner Scholarship $500 April 30 (Spring) and October 31 (Fall)

Eligibility: Applicants must be students at a university or college who have or will write a master’s thesis or study abroad. Students study abroad education or essay must touch on economics or include an economic perspective.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

InvestoRunner Optimizee Group Sweden AB Org no: 559166-1557 Kungsgatan 63, 632 21 Eskilstuna, Sw

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Margaret and William Ginder Scholarship $1,200 May 4

Eligibility: Selection is based on the overall strength of the application. Applicants must demonstrate academic and/or vocational potential. Preference will be given to students who intend on pursuing a degree in economics or history.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Community Foundation for Southwest Washington 610 Esther Street Suite 201 Vancouver, WA 98660

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Money Metals Exchange Scholarship Program Up to $2,000 September 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors, undergraduate students or graduate students with an interest in economics, specifically the tradition of the Austrian school. Students do not have to major in economics to be eligible to receive this scholarship. Applicants must display deep understanding of economics and monetary policy.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Sound Money Defense League 15720 Brixham Hill Avenue Charlotte, NC 28277

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RISE Financial Progress Scholarship $3,000 May 3

Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents currently enrolled or enrolling in a trade, college or university with a minimum GPA of 2.5. Students must complete online financial courses and discuss how it will help them achieve their financial goals.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Elevate Credit Service LLC RISE Financial Progress Scholarship Program Scholarship America One Scholarship Way Saint Peter, MN 56082

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Access to Education Scholarship $1,000 May 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be currently enrolled at an accredited community college, junior college, undergraduate or graduate college or university in the United States. A minimum 3.0 GPA or higher is required. Students will submit a 750-word essay explaining the role of higher education in our culture and describing ideas for expanding access to a wider range of demographic groups.

How to apply: Applications are available online and must be emailed along with the essay, a cover sheet, transcripts and resume.

Gaiennie Law Office 3801 East Florida Avenue Suite 100 Denver, CO 80210

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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 Modeling and Acting Centers 4950 W. Kennedy Boulevard Suite 200 Tampa, FL 33609

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HomeClean Brighter Future Scholarship $2,500 September 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be dynamic, passionate and visionary students in high school, college, university or trade school. A 2 to 4 minute video submission on a provided prompt is required to be submitted.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

HomeClean Cleaning Service NYC 445 Park Avenue Suite 701 New York, NY 10001

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Student View Scholarship Up to $4,000 April 22

Eligibility: Applicants must complete an online survey and then they will be entered into a random drawing for an award.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Student Insights 136 Justice Drive Valencia, PA 16059

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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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Entrepreneur Scholarship $1,000 May 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be currently enrolled in an accredited community college, undergraduate or graduate program in the United States which includes incoming first-year college students who are either high school graduates or in possession of a GED. Students must have a minimum 3.0 GPA and be in good academic standing. An essay on a provided prompt is required to be submitted.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Franchise.Law 205 Regency Executive Park Drive Suite 200 Charlotte, NC 28217

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Franchise.Law Entrepreneur Scholarship $1,000 May 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be currently enrolled in an accredited community college, undergraduate or graduate program in the United States which includes incoming first-year college students who are either high school graduates or possess a GED. Students must be in good academic standing with a minimum 3.0 GPA. An essay submission is required on a provided topic.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Franchise.Law 205 Regency Executive Park Drive Suite 200 Charlotte, NC 28217

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Fundera College Scholarship $2,000 January 1 (Spring) and June 1 (Fall)

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolling or currently enrolled at a university or college in the U.S. Students must create a short video pertaining to small business and technology and publish it on social media channels.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Fundera 123 William Street 21st Floor New York, NY 10038

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Harry A. Applegate Scholarship Varies January 15

Eligibility: Applicants must plan to be full-time students at a two-year or four-year program in marketing, entrepreneurship or management. This award is based on merit, not financial need, but applicants may include financial need statements for review. Applicants should submit transcripts, test scores, a statement of club participation, proof of leadership outside DECA, three recommendation letters and proof of membership.

How to apply: Applications are available online and should be submitted to state/provincial DECA advisors.

DECA Inc. 1908 Association Drive Reston, VA 20191

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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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Helpjuice Scholarship $1,400 August 20

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolling in or currently enrolled in a college or university. Students must submit an original project representing something they truly believe in.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Helpjuice Inc. 1010 NE 2nd Avenue 1st Floor Miami, FL 33132

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Lawn Love Creating Leaders Scholarship $1,000 September 13

Eligibility: Applicants must be a current full time students with a minimum 3.0 GPA and a passion for business. Students must submit a copy of their student ID, transcript and an essay on a provided prompt.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Lawn Love Lawn Care 402 West Broadway Suite 442 San Diego, CA 92101

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National Scholarship Varies April 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be African American graduating high school seniors and have a minimum 3.0 GPA. Students must submit a transcript, an application form, two letters of recommendation and an essay that is at least 300 words on "Why is education important to me?"

How to apply: Applications are available online.

National Association of Negro Business and Professional Women's Clubs Inc. 1806 New Hampshire Avenue NW Washington, DC 20009-3298

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Private Frontier Essay Contest Up to $2,500 March 8

Eligibility: Applicants must be between the ages of 12-18 and reside in North America or Hawaii. An essay on a provided topic is required to be submitted. Essay submissions may be submitted by students, their parents or teachers.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Stossel in the Classroom 20 Rope Lane Levittown, NY 11756

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Apprentice Ecologist Initiative Youth Scholarship Program $1,750 December 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be students who are between the ages of 13 and 21. They must devise and complete an environmental conservation project then write an essay describing the experience. Selection is based on the quality of the project and essay.

How to apply: Application instructions are available online. An essay and a project photo are required.

Nicodemus Wilderness Project P.O. Box 40712 Albuquerque, NM 87196-0712

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Emily M. Hewitt Memorial Scholarship $1,500 April 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled full-time in an accredited California post-secondary educational institution and must have career goals that are related to communicating and interpreting nature's wonder. Students pursuing degrees in environmental protection, forestry, wildlife and fisheries biology, parks and recreation, park management, environmental law and public policy, environmental art and California history are encouraged to apply. Selection is based on dedication to the ideals of the scholarship and financial need.

How to apply: Student must submit a statement of personal and career goals, a resume (and portfolio if applicable) and transcripts of all college work completed to date. On the cover page, include your name, address, phone number and college major.

Calaveras Big Trees Association P.O. Box 1196 Arnold, CA 95223

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Federal Junior Duck Stamp Program and Scholarship Competition Varies March 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be in kindergarten to 12th grade and submit their artwork to their state or local department. Students must be U.S. citizens, resident aliens or nationals. The first place national winner has their art made into the next Federal Junior Duck Stamp and travels with a parent to the next First Day of Sale event for their stamp.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Headquarters Junior Duck Stamp Program 5275 Leesburg Pike, MS: MB Falls Church, VA 22041-3803

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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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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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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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Semper Solaris Scholarship $2,000 December 15

Eligibility: Applicants must submit a 1,500-word essay on how students of today can influence the future of renewable and sustainable energy. Students must also submit their college or university name, address and proof of enrollment. Applicants must have a minimum 3.0 GPA.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Semper Solaris 1805 John Towers Avenue El Cajon, CA 92020

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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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Theodore Gordon Flyfishers Inc. Founders Fund Scholarship $3,500 April 13

Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens, undergraduate students with senior standing enrolled full-time or graduate students enrolled full-time. Students must major in an area of environmental studies such as, but not limited to, ecology, hydrology, conservation biology, natural resource management, zoology or environmental law and policy. A list of member institutions is online. Applicants must have a 3.5 GPA in environmental conservation coursework and a minimum 3.0 overall.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Environmental Consortium of Colleges and Universities c/o Pace University Academy for Applied Environmental Studies at Dyson College 861 Bedford Road Pleasantville, NY 10570

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Two Ten Footwear Design Scholarship Up to $5,000 April 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be citizens of the United States and accepted or enrolled at accredited colleges or vocational institutions. Students must provide a portfolio that includes three design drawings. Applicants must also include their most recent transcripts and keep a 2.5 grade point average while studying in the field of design. Selection is based on financial need and design talent.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Two Ten Footwear Foundation 1466 Main Street Waltham, MA 02451

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Love Your Body Poster Contest Up to $350 March 1

Eligibility: Applicants may be non-students or may be students of any grade level at a primary, secondary or postsecondary school. They can be residents of any country. They must design and submit an original poster that challenges limiting, stereotypical or negative portrayals of women in the media. Selection is based on poster message and graphical attractiveness.

How to apply: Entry instructions are available online. A poster is required.

National Organization for Women Foundation LYB Poster Contest 1100 H Street, NW Suite 300 Washington, DC 20005

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College Television Awards Varies October 3

Eligibility: Applicants must produce an original film or video in one of the following categories: drama, comedy, music, documentary, news, magazine show, traditional or computer-generated animation, children's programming or commercials. Professionals may not be involved in the production of the piece, including producers, directors, camera operators, lighting or sound technicians and production managers. Applicants must also be full-time students who have produced their video for course credit at an American college or university during the current year.

How to apply: Applications are available online from September 1 to January 15 and are also sent to college film and television departments.

Academy of Television Arts and Sciences Foundation 5220 Lankershim Boulevard North Hollywood, CA 91601

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Indiana Broadcasters Association College Scholarships Varies February 7

Eligibility: Applicants must be Indiana residents and current college students with a 3.0 or higher GPA. Students must be actively participating in a college broadcast facility or working for a commercial broadcast facility and be attending an IBA member institution that has a radio/TV facility on campus and/or offers majors in telecommunications or broadcast journalism.

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

Indiana Broadcasters Association P.O. Box 902 Carmel, IN 46082

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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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Julianne Malveaux Scholarship Varies March 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled as sophomores or juniors at an accredited college or university and have a minimum 3.0 GPA. Students may major in related fields such as public policy or creative writing.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

National Association of Negro Business and Professional Women's Clubs Inc. 1806 New Hampshire Avenue NW Washington, DC 20009-3298

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Litner + Deganian College Scholarship $2,500 March 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents who are currently enrolled or plan to enroll in an accredited United States college or university during the fall semester of the current application year. Students will submit an original video pertaining to the subject outlined on the website.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Litner + Deganian, P.C. 1776 Briarcliff Road NE Atlanta, GA 30306

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Princess Grace Awards Up to $30,000 Varies

Eligibility: Applicants must submit an example of their work in the category in which they apply: theatre, dance, choreography, film or playwriting. Theatre and dance applicants require the sponsorship of a professional company or school, one nominee per institution. Awards are based on the artistic quality of the artist's work, potential for future excellence and activities. Applicants must be U.S. citizens and (except playwrights) must be nominated by a school department chair/dean or company artistic director. Awards must be completed in the United States.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Princess Grace Awards 150 E. 58th Street 25th Floor New York, NY 10155

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Private Frontier Video Contest Up to $2,500 March 8

Eligibility: Applicants must be between the ages of 14-23 and reside in North America or Hawaii. A video submission on a provided topic is required. The video may be submitted by the students, their parents or teachers.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Stossel in the Classroom 20 Rope Lane Levittown, NY 11756

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Scholastic Art and Writing Portfolio Award Up to $10,000 December 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors in U.S. or Canadian schools. Students must submit a total of six art or writing works with accompanying artist and personal statements in one of 28 categories of art and writing.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

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

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Sebring Scholarship $500 April 26

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled at or plan to enroll at an accredited post-secondary institution. Students must film a video discussing future plans and how they envision using their degree.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Sebring Design Build 424 Fort Hill Drive Suite 105 Naperville, IL 60540

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Student Academy Awards Competition Varies June 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time students at an accredited U.S. college, university, film school or art school. Films must be made as a part of a school curriculum in the categories of alternative, animation, documentary or narrative. Selection is based on originality, entertainment, production quality and resourcefulness. A film under 40 minutes is required.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences 8949 Wilshire Boulevard Beverly Hills, CA 90211

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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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National Marbles Tournament Scholarship Varies Varies

Eligibility: Applicants must win first place in a local marble tournament and then compete in the National Marbles Tournament held each summer in New Jersey. Students must be between 7 and 14 years old.

How to apply: Information on the tournament is available online.

National Marbles Tournament Matt Corley 10908 Bornedale Drive Hyattsville, MD 20783

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Douglas Dockery Thomas Fellowship in Garden History and Design $4,000 February 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be graduate students who are enrolled at a U.S. college or university. They must be researching some aspect of garden design. Selection is based on academic merit and applicability of proposed research to the aims of the Garden Club of America.

How to apply: Application instructions are available online. A cover letter, research proposal, budget proposal, resume and three recommendation letters are required.

Landscape Architecture Foundation 1129 20th Street NW Suite 202 Washington, DC 20036

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HSA Research Grants Up to $5,000 January 31

Eligibility: Applicants must have a proposed program of scientific, academic or artistic investigation of herbal plants. Applicants must describe their research needs in 500 words or less and include a proposed budget with specific budget items listed. This grant may not be used in combination with funding from another source and may not be used to pay for salaries, tuition or private garden development.

How to apply: Applications are available online or by written request.

Herb Society of America Attn.: Research Grant 9019 Kirtland Chardon Road Kirtland, OH 44094

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Spring Meadow Nursery Scholarship $3,500 September 10

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled full-time in an undergraduate or graduate landscape horticultural or related program at a two- or four-year accredited institution. Preference is given to those who plan to pursue a career in horticulture. Students must have a 2.25 overall GPA and a 2.7 GPA in their major.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Horticultural Research Institute 525 9th Street NW Suite 800 Washington, DC 20004

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Timothy S. and Palmer W. Bigelow, Jr. Scholarship $3,000 September 10

Eligibility: Applicants must be seniors in a two-year course and have finished the first year, juniors in a four-year course and have finished the first two years or be graduate students. Undergraduates must have a minimum 2.25 GPA and graduate students a minimum 3.0 GPA. Students must be from Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island or Vermont. Preference will be given to applicants who have financial need and who plan to work in the nursery industry after graduation, including starting a business.

How to apply: Applications are available online or by mail.

Horticultural Research Institute 525 9th Street NW Suite 800 Washington, DC 20004

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Usrey Family Scholarship $1,000 September 10

Eligibility: Applicants must be in an undergraduate or graduate landscape horticulture program or related field at a two or four-year California state university or college. Applicants must also be current, full-time students, academically competitive and have a minimum 2.25 GPA and a minimum 2.7 GPA in the major. Preference is given to applicants who plan to work in the nursery industry after graduation. Applicants must submit applications, cover letters, resumes, transcripts and two recommendation letters.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Horticultural Research Institute 525 9th Street NW Suite 800 Washington, DC 20004

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AlgaeCal Health Scholarship $1,000 June 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be currently enrolled in a post-secondary institution in the U.S. or Canada. Students must have a minimum grade point average of 3.0.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

AlgaeCal 401-1250 Homer Street Vancouver, BC V6B 1C6

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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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Healthline Stronger $5,000 April 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolling in or currently enrolled in a U.S. graduate program. Students must be U.S. residents. Applicants must have a minimum 3.0 grade point average and demonstrate the advancement of the mental health profession, either through research, patient advocacy, raising awareness or community building.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Healthline 660 Third Street San Francisco, CA 94107

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Healthy Communities Scholarship $1,000 May 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be currently enrolled at any accredited community or junior college or undergraduate or graduate degree program anywhere in the United States including high school graduates or GED holders who are about to start college-level studies. Students must have a minimum 3.0 GPA and be in good academic standing. Applicants must demonstrate their strong commitment to helping others and describe personal examples of a time they have encouraged sustainable and local health-initiatives in their own community. An essay submission on a provided topic is required.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Patrick Woolley Attorney at Law 18 Liberty Street SW Suite 200 Leesburg, VA 20175

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Jan Egerton and Don Smitley Mesothelioma Scholarship $2,500 July 20

Eligibility: Applicants must be at least 18 years of age and must be enrolled at a U.S. educational institution. Students must submit an essay raising awareness about mesothelioma and asbestos exposure. Selection is based on the overall strength of the submission.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

MesotheliomaHelp 546 Fifth Avenue New York, NY 10036

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AMS Graduate Fellowship in the History of Science $15,000 April 10

Eligibility: Applicants must be graduate students who plan to write dissertations on the history of atmospheric or related oceanic or hydrologic sciences. Students must submit a cover letter with vitae, official transcripts, a typed description of the dissertation topic and three letters of recommendation.

How to apply: Submit materials to address listed.

American Meteorological Society Fellowship and Scholarship Department 45 Beacon Street Boston, MA 02108-3693

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Constitutional Academy $2,000 May 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be sophomores, juniors or seniors and should be interested in government, civics, journalism, public policy, economics or constitutional principles.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Bill of Rights Institute 200 North Glebe Road Suite 200 Arlington, VA 22203

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FMAA Scholarship Program Up to $3,000 May 30

Eligibility: Applicants must create a video essay discussing what the United States flag means to them as a young American in today's world. Students must post their one and a half to two minute video online.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Flag Manufacturers Association of America 994 Old Eagle School Road Suite 1019 Wayne, PA 19087

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Joseph S. Rumbaugh Historical Oration Contest $200-$5,000 Varies

Eligibility: Applicants must prepare a speech of five to six minutes on some aspect of the Revolutionary War. The contest is open to high school students at public, private and parochial high schools, as well as home-schooled students. Eligibility for the national contest is determined by contests on the state and local level.

How to apply: Applications are available from local chapters of Sons of the American Revolution.

National Society, Sons of the American Revolution 1000 South Fourth Street Louisville, KY 40203

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Lifchez/Stronach Curatorial Internship $21,000 January 22

Eligibility: Applicants must want to continue a career in art history and should have financial need or another hardship. A resume, two academic recommendations, transcripts, a list of art history or other relevant courses taken, a list of foreign languages known and an essay are required. Applicants must be current undergraduate seniors, recent graduates from a bachelor's or associate's program or master's-level graduate students. Recent graduates must have completed their degrees no more than twelve months prior to the application deadline.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Metropolitan Museum of Art 1000 Fifth Avenue New York, NY 10028

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Margaret and William Ginder Scholarship $1,200 May 4

Eligibility: Selection is based on the overall strength of the application. Applicants must demonstrate academic and/or vocational potential. Preference will be given to students who intend on pursuing a degree in economics or history.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Community Foundation for Southwest Washington 610 Esther Street Suite 201 Vancouver, WA 98660

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National History Day Contest Varies May 22

Eligibility: Applicants must be in grades 6-12 and prepare throughout the school year history presentations based on an annual theme. Around February or March students compete in district History Day contests. District winners then prepare for the state contests, held usually in April or May. Those winners advance to the national contest held in June at the University of Maryland.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

National History Day 4511 Knox Road Suite 205 College Park, MD 20740

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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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Dream is Inclusive Scholarship $1,500 July 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school graduates and legal residents of the fifty (50) United States or the District of Columbia. Students must be currently enrolled (or enroll no later than the fall of 2025) in an accredited post-secondary institution of higher education.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

On Q Financial 615 South River Drive Suite 170 Tempe, AZ 85281

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Fellowships for Regular Program in Greece $11,500 plus housing, board and fees January 15

Eligibility: Applicants must have completed at least one to two years of graduate study and must take exams in ancient Greek language, history and either literature or art and archaeology. Students must be able to read French, German, ancient Greek and Latin with an ability to also read modern Greek and Italian considered helpful. Applicants must be graduate students who are preparing for an advanced degree in classical and ancient Mediterranean studies or a related field. The fellowships provide study in Athens or Greece for nine months and may not be used for costs at the student's home institution.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

American School of Classical Studies at Athens 6-8 Charlton Street Princeton, NJ 08540-5232

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Fellowships/Grants to Study in Scandinavia $5,000-$23,000 November 1

Eligibility: Applicant must be a United States citizen or permanent resident who has completed their undergraduate education by the start of their project in Scandinavia. Applicant must have a well-defined research or study project that makes a stay in Scandinavia essential and should have some ability in the language of the host country. First priority will be given to an applicant who has not previously received an ASF award.

How to apply: Applications are available online and by written request.

American-Scandinavian Foundation 58 Park Avenue New York, NY 10016

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Gonzales Harris Bilingual Scholarship $6,000 March 2

Eligibility: Applicants must demonstrate written and verbal fluency in both Spanish and English. A minimum GPA of 3.5 is required. Students must plan on attending an accredited four-year community college/university or career technical school. Applicants must submit an essay explaining the importance of education and how they intend on contributing to their community.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Community Foundation of the Verdugos 111 East Broadway Suite 200 Glendale, CA 91205

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Languages in Teacher Education Scholarships $2,500 October 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be Canadian citizens, permanent residents or protected persons and Alberta residents who are enrolled full-time in the last two years of a post-secondary Alberta teacher preparation program offered by an Alberta Faculty of Education. Students must intend to be a language teacher in Alberta schools following graduation. Selection is based on the strength of the overall application.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Student Aid Alberta P.O. Box 28000 Station Main Edmonton, AB T5J 4R4

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Leif and Inger Sjoberg Award $2,000 September 1

Eligibility: The award is given to the best English translation of poetry, fiction, drama or literary prose written by a Scandinavian author in Danish, Finnish, Icelandic, Norwegian or Swedish after 1800. Translations may not previously have been published in the English language.

How to apply: There is no application form. Please see website for submission details.

American-Scandinavian Foundation 58 Park Avenue New York, NY 10016

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National Latin Exam Scholarship $2,000 Varies

Eligibility: Applicants must be gold medal winners in Latin III-IV Prose, III-IV Poetry or Latin V-VI on the National Latin Exam. Applicants must be high school seniors who agree to take at least one Latin or classical Greek each semester during their first year of college. A classics in translation course does not count.

How to apply: Applications are mailed to eligible students. Renewal applications are available online.

National Latin Exam University of Mary Washington 1301 College Avenue Fredericksburg, VA 22401

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Student Translation Award $500 plus $500 for conference September 7

Eligibility: Applicants must be graduate or undergraduate students or a group of students attending an accredited U.S. college or university. The project should have post-grant results such as a publication, conference presentation or teaching material. Computer-assisted translations, dissertations and theses are not eligible, and students who are already published translators are not eligible. Translations must be from a foreign language into English. Preference is given to students who have been or are currently enrolled in translator training programs. There is a limit of one entry per student. Applicants should submit entry forms, statements of purpose, letter of recommendation, translation sample with corresponding source-language text, proof of permission to publish from copyright holder and sample outline or other material demonstrating the nature of the work (if the project is not a translation).

How to apply: Applications are available online.

American Translators Association 225 Reinekers Lane Suite 590 Alexandria, VA 22314

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Barry H. Marshal Scholarship Varies November 20

Eligibility: Applicants must be undergraduate students enrolled or planning to enroll at Penn State University. Students must have a demonstrated need for funds to meet their necessary college expenses. Applicants must advocate for or contribute to the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender (LGBT) community. Preference will be given to students from New York State.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Penn State University 101 Boucke Building University Park, PA 16802

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Bruce Miller and Dean LaVigne Trustee Scholarship Varies November 20

Eligibility: Applicants must be undergraduate students enrolled or planning to enroll at Pennsylvania State University that have shown they have financial need. Students must have advocated for the LGBT community.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Penn State University 101 Boucke Building University Park, PA 16802

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Fellowships for Regular Program in Greece $11,500 plus housing, board and fees January 15

Eligibility: Applicants must have completed at least one to two years of graduate study and must take exams in ancient Greek language, history and either literature or art and archaeology. Students must be able to read French, German, ancient Greek and Latin with an ability to also read modern Greek and Italian considered helpful. Applicants must be graduate students who are preparing for an advanced degree in classical and ancient Mediterranean studies or a related field. The fellowships provide study in Athens or Greece for nine months and may not be used for costs at the student's home institution.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

American School of Classical Studies at Athens 6-8 Charlton Street Princeton, NJ 08540-5232

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Scholastic Art and Writing Portfolio Award Up to $10,000 December 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors in U.S. or Canadian schools. Students must submit a total of six art or writing works with accompanying artist and personal statements in one of 28 categories of art and writing.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

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

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Brian and Colleen Miller Math and Science Scholarship $500 March 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be residents of the CBCF service area. Preference is given to students who are involved in extracurricular science and science groups or are taking AP math and science courses.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Coastal Bend Community Foundation 555 North Carancahua Street Suite 900 Corpus Christi, TX 78401

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Deborah, Leslie and Christopher Bright Achievement Fund $1,000 February 28

Eligibility: Applicants must be residents of either Morgan or Hampshire County who are currently enrolled in grades 9-12 and are looking to do hands-on experiences in STEAM-based subjects such as science, technology, engineering, arts and math.

How to apply: Application is separate from the Eastern West Virginia Foundation general application. Application available in December.

Eastern West Virginia Community Foundation 229 East Martin Street, Suite 4 Martinsburg, WV 25401

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Frank and Brennie Morgan Prize for Outstanding Research in Mathematics by an Undergraduate Student $1,200 June 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be undergraduate students at colleges or universities in the United States or its possessions, Canada and Mexico. Students must be nominated.

How to apply: Nomination information is available by email. Questions should be directed to Dr. Martha J. Siegel at the address above. Nominations and submissions should be sent to: Morgan Prize Committee, c/o Robert J. Daverman, American Mathematical Society, 312D Ayres Hall, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN 37996.

American Mathematical Society and Mathematical Association of America Professor Carla Savage, MAA Secretary Computer Science Department, North Carolina State University Box 8206 Raleigh, NC 27695

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MIT THINK Scholarship Program Up to $7,000 January 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time high school students and must be a U.S. resident during the academic year. U.S. citizenship is not required and U.S. citizens living outside the country are not eligible. Students must submit a proposal following the provided guidelines and instructions.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

MIT Tech Fair

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Moody's Mega Math Challenge $5,000-$20,000 February 21

Eligibility: Applicants must be from high schools in the United States. Students on the team must be juniors and seniors from the same high school.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics/SIAM 3600 Market Street 6th Floor Philadelphia, PA 19104

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Paradigm Challenge $500-$25,000 May 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be 18 years of age or younger. Students will need to submit a description of 140 characters or less of their idea to reduce waste in their homes, schools, community or around the world.

How to apply: Applications available online.

Project Paradigm P.O. Box 27729 Los Angeles, CA 90027

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Regeneron Science Talent Search Up to $250,000 November 12

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors in the U.S., Puerto Rico, Guam, Virgin Islands, American Samoa, Wake or Midway Islands or the Marianas. U.S. citizens attending foreign schools are also eligible. Applicants must complete college entrance exams and complete individual research projects and provide a report on the research.

How to apply: Applications are available by request.

Regeneron Science Talent Search Society for Science and the Public 1719 N Street NW Washington, DC 20036

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USMA Blake Family Metric Scholarship Award $2,500 March 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors who plan to enter college in the fall after graduation. Selection is based on involvement in promoting metric awareness and usage in the U.S. An additional award is available to a non-student.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

U.S. Metric Association P.O. Box 471 Windsor, CO 80550-0471

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Army ROTC Four-Year Scholarship Program Up to full tuition February 4

Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens and high school seniors, graduates or college freshmen with at least four years of college remaining who wish to attend one of 600 colleges and earn a commission. Recipients must serve in the Army for four to eight years after graduation.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Army Headquarters U.S. Army Cadet Command 55 Patch Road Fort Monroe, VA 23651

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Law Offices of Steinberg, Goodman, and Kalish Annual Military Scholarship $1,000 July 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be military veterans of the United States Armed Forces and immediate family members who will be enrolled in an accredited community college, college or university earning credits toward an undergraduate or graduate degree. Proof of military service or proof of relationship to veteran and their military service is required. An essay on a provided prompt is required.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Steinberg, Goodman and Kalish 20 North Clark Street 31st Floor Chicago, IL 60602

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NROTC Scholarship Program Full tuition and fees, books, uniforms and monthly stipend December 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens who are at least 17 years old as of September 1 of their first year of college, no older than 23 on June 30 of that first year and must be younger than 27 at the time of anticipated graduation. Students must attend an NROTC college and have no moral or personal convictions against military service. Those interested in the Navy program, including Nurse-option, must have an SAT critical reading score of 530 and a math score of 520 or an ACT score of 22 in English and 22 in math. For the Marine Corps option, students must have an SAT composite score of 1000 or an ACT composite score of 22. Applicants must also meet all Navy or Marine Corps physical standards.

How to apply: Applications are available online. Contact information for regional offices is available online.

Naval Service Training Command Officer Development NAS Pensacola 250 Dallas Street Pensacola, FL 32508-5220

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Archibald Rutledge Scholarship Program $2,000 February 24

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors in South Carolina public schools, have attended South Carolina public schools for the past two consecutive years and be U.S. citizens. There are five categories: creative writing, dance, music, theater and visual arts. For the creative writing category, a sonnet, lyric or narrative poem no longer than one page must be submitted. For the dance category, an original, short dance composition of three to ten minutes. For the music category, an original composition of three to ten minutes must be submitted. For the theater category, an original one-act play with a performing time of eight to fifteen minutes. For the visual arts category, an original visual composition must be submitted. Compositions are judged on creativity, originality and quality of expression and content.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, composition and process folio are required.

South Carolina State Department of Education 1429 Senate Street Columbia, SC 29201

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ASCAP Foundation Morton Gould Young Composer Awards Varies February 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be composers who have not turned 30 before January 1 of the current year. They must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents or enrolled students with a student visa. Applicants must submit an original composition.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

ASCAP Foundation One Lincoln Plaza New York, NY 10023

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Diana Love Legacy Instrumental Music Scholarship Fund $1,000 February 3

Eligibility: Applicants must provide documentation that confirms their financial need and evidence of their commitment to high school symphonic and marching bands and musicianship.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Community Foundation of the New River Valley P.O. Box 6009 Christiansburg, VA 24068

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Herb Alpert Young Jazz Composer Awards Varies December 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be under the age of 30 and U.S. citizens or permanent residents. They must submit one original composition, including a score and performance, if possible.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

ASCAP Foundation One Lincoln Plaza New York, NY 10023

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John Lennon Scholarship Competition Up to $20,000 April 5

Eligibility: Applicants must be age 17 to 24 and write an original song to be reviewed by a prestigious panel of judges. Entries are to be submitted by music schools, universities, youth orchestras and the Music Educators National Conference (MENC).

How to apply: Please see the website for a full list of eligible organizations that may submit entries.

BMI Foundation Inc. 7 World Trade Center 250 Greenwich Street New York, NY 10007

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NFMC Lynn Freeman Olson Composition Awards $500-$1,000 March 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be at least in grade 7 and no older than age 25. Applicants must be members of the National Federation of Music Clubs and must submit an original piano composition to be judged. This biennial award is given in odd-numbered years.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

National Federation of Music Clubs Olson Awards James Schnars 331 Cleveland Street Apartment 804 Clearwater, FL 33755

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Stillman Kelley National Instrumental Awards $200-$1,000 February 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be instrumentalists, must not reach their 19th birthday by March 1 and be members of the National Federation of Music Clubs. This award rotates by region with the Northeastern and Southeastern regions in even years and Central and Western regions in odd years.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

National Federation of Music Clubs Stillman-Kelley Award Nathalie Steinbach 15 Mount Vernon Avenue Fredericksburg, VA 22405

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AMCA Music Scholarship $1,000-$1,200 March 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time students obtaining their bachelor's degree in a music-related field (with preference given to voice or choral concentrations) and be sponsored by a chorus of the Associated Male Choruses of America. Applicants must submit references and a personal letter.

How to apply: Applications are available online or by contacting your local AMCA chorus.

Associated Male Choruses of America Weldon Wilson, Scholarship Chair 5143 S. 40th Street St. Cloud, MN 56301

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Annual Music Student Scholarships $1,000 December 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be public, private or home school students in grades 4 through 12, be music students and write an essay on the given topic. Five scholarships are awarded to students in grades 4 through 8, and five are awarded to students in grades 9 through 12. Schools of winners will receive merchandise prizes.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An essay, contact information, school contact information and instrument played are required.

School Band and Orchestra Magazine 6000 South Eastern Avenue Suite J-14 Las Vegas, NV 89119

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Archibald Rutledge Scholarship Program $2,000 February 24

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors in South Carolina public schools, have attended South Carolina public schools for the past two consecutive years and be U.S. citizens. There are five categories: creative writing, dance, music, theater and visual arts. For the creative writing category, a sonnet, lyric or narrative poem no longer than one page must be submitted. For the dance category, an original, short dance composition of three to ten minutes. For the music category, an original composition of three to ten minutes must be submitted. For the theater category, an original one-act play with a performing time of eight to fifteen minutes. For the visual arts category, an original visual composition must be submitted. Compositions are judged on creativity, originality and quality of expression and content.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, composition and process folio are required.

South Carolina State Department of Education 1429 Senate Street Columbia, SC 29201

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ASCAP Foundation Morton Gould Young Composer Awards Varies February 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be composers who have not turned 30 before January 1 of the current year. They must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents or enrolled students with a student visa. Applicants must submit an original composition.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

ASCAP Foundation One Lincoln Plaza New York, NY 10023

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Aux Project Scholarship $2,000 July 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. residents, citizens or permanent residents and U.S. high school students or currently enrolled at an accredited U.S. university or college. Students must be in good 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.

Aux Project.Org P.O. Box 2287 Bellaire, TX 77402

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Barbara C. Littlefield Vocal Scholarship $2,100 May 6

Eligibility: Applicants must be over 17 years of age and must audition with selections from at least two contrasting musical periods for a total of 10 to 15 minutes. Students must perform these selections from memory and provide the judges with an original copy of the music.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Portland Rossini Club 143 State Street Portland, ME 04101

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Betty F. Brown Awards for Instrumental Excellence Varies November 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be sophomores, juniors or seniors at a Bartholomew County high school. Students must be instrumentalists.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Community Foundation of Bartholomew County 538 Franklin Street P.O. Box 1547 Columbus, IN 47202

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Celebration of Women and their Music Awards Varies November 22

Eligibility: Applicants must be female high school students with a passion for the arts who are attending school within 100 miles of Fargo. Students must submit the application, written essays, a letter of recommendation and 2-4 work samples.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Deb Jenkins P.O. Box 5333 Fargo, ND 58105

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Corporal Benjamin Ashley Memorial Scholarship $500 December 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating seniors from Truman High School in Independence, Missouri. Students must be pursuing an undergraduate degree at any accredited college, university or junior college. Applicants must have a minimum GPA of 2.5. Students must have participated in music related activities and community service.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Truman Heartland Community Foundation c/o Blue Ridge Bank Financial Center 4200 Little Blue Parkway Suite 340 Independence, MO 64057

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Diana Love Legacy Instrumental Music Scholarship Fund $1,000 February 3

Eligibility: Applicants must provide documentation that confirms their financial need and evidence of their commitment to high school symphonic and marching bands and musicianship.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Community Foundation of the New River Valley P.O. Box 6009 Christiansburg, VA 24068

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Dorothy Rapp Music Scholarship $500 February 19

Eligibility: Applicants must belong to a Baptist church in Evansville, Indiana and intend on being involved with music for the church. Selection is based on an essay explaining how the scholarship will be used as well as letters of recommendation from the applicant's music teacher and pastor.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Vanderburgh Community Foundation Walker Building 401 S.E. Sixth Street Suite 203 Evansville, IN 47713

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Family Music Studio Scholarship $250 February

Eligibility: Applicants must have a GPA of 2.5 or higher to be considered for this scholarship and be a current or past Family Music Studio student.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Community Foundation of Boone County 102 North Lebanon Street Suite 200 Lebanon, IN 46052

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Gary L. Carrow Memorial Scholarship $3,000 March 2

Eligibility: Applicants must be seniors who participate in the school's instructional music program. Students must prove to be good stewards of their school or community and have a 3.0 GPA.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Inland Northwest Community Foundation 421 West Riverside Avenue Suite 606 Spokane, WA 99201

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Glenn Miller Scholarship Competition $1,000-$3,000 March 1

Eligibility: Applicants may apply as instrumentalists or vocalists. They must be high school seniors or college freshmen who plan to focus on music in their future lives. Applicants must submit an audition file in addition to an application form. High school seniors may reapply as college freshmen as long as they weren't first-place winners the previous year.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Glenn Miller Birthplace Society 107 East Main Street P.O. Box 61 Clarinda, IA 51632

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International Junior Competition Up to $7,000 June

Eligibility: Applicants must perform at this competition in Salt Lake City, Utah. Students are provided with housing but must provide own transportation to and from Salt Lake City. Applicants must perform a 20-minute program of solo music and a 30-minute program of solo music. Two competition categories available: ages 11 to 14 and ages 15 to 18.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Gina Bachauer International Piano Foundation 138 W. 300 S Salt Lake City, UT 84101

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International Trumpet Guild Conference Scholarship Varies February 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be students and record audition songs. There are different age group categories, and each category has its own performance requirements. Applicants must be ITG members.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

International Trumpet Guild P.O. Box 2688 Davenport, IA 52809-2688

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Ione M. Allen Music Scholarship Varies January 23

Eligibility: Applicants must be residents of Buncombe, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, Macon, Madison, Polk, Swain or Transylvania County, North Carolina. They must possess musical talent, attend an accredited conservatory or other institution with a recognized music department and have financial need. All applicants must be interviewed and present a performance.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Center for Scholarship Administration 4320 Wade Hampton Boulevard Suite G Taylors, SC 29687-0031

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Jack Kent Cooke Young Artist Award Up to $10,000 January 4, March 15

Eligibility: Applicants must have interest in performing on NPR’s From the Top. Selection is primarily based on demonstration of strong musical ability, unmet financial need and strength of character.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

From the Top 295 Huntington Avenue Suite 201 Boston, MA 02115

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John and Hannah Handy Scholarship $2,000 April 1

Eligibility: Applicants must demonstrate personal integrity, intelligence and motivation to succeed at school. Students must be active in school activities including but not limited to sports, music and art. Applicants must have satisfactory grades and submit a letter of acceptance to a college or university.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore 1324 Belmont Avenue Suite 401 Salisbury, MD 21804

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Julius and Esther Stulberg International String Competition Up to $6,000 February 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be students of violin, viola, cello or double bass, be 19 years of age or younger as of January 1 of the year of competition and perform a Bach piece and a solo for the competition, which is typically held in May.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, proof of age and audition CD are required.

Julius and Esther Stulberg Competition Inc. 359 South Kalamazoo Mall Suite 14 Kalamazoo, MI 49007

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Lotte Lenya Competition $500-$20,000 plus travel stipend January 21

Eligibility: Applicants must be between 19 and 32 years old and attend a regional competition, performing four selections. If contestants are unable to participate in any of the scheduled regional auditions, they may instead submit a DVD, which must contain all four of the required repertoire selections. Finalists will be chosen, based on vocal beauty and technique, interpretation, acting, repertoire variety and presence.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Kurt Weill Foundation for Music 7 East 20th Street 3rd Floor New York, NY 10003

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Meghan Hormann Memorial Scholarship $1,000 February 3

Eligibility: Applicants must be residents of Adams County. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application. Students must submit an application detailing their work history, community service, extracurricular involvement and personal narrative. Preference is given to students who have been participated in a music program and/or intend on pursuing a degree in music.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Adams County Community Foundation 102 North 2nd Street Decatur, IN 46733

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NFMC Wendell Irish Viola Award $250-$1,000 February 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be between the ages of 12 and 18 and must be Individual Junior Special members or Active Junior Club members of the National Federation of Music Clubs. Applicants must enter in their state of residence by submitting a taped performance.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

National Federation of Music Clubs (AR) Dr. George Keck 2112 Hinson Road Suite 23 Little Rock, AR 72212

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Nicholas Van Slyck Scholarship Varies April 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be high-school seniors from the Merrimack Valley exhibiting outstanding abilities in the area of music.

How to apply: Applications available by mail.

Merrimack Valley Philharmonic Orchestra Attn: Scholarship P.O. Box 332 Haverhill, MA 01831

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NYCDA 4-day National Summer Workshop Scholarship Varies May 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be registered to attend the NYCDA 4-day Summer Workshop. Students must audition at the workshop. Selection is based on the overall strength of the audition.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

New York City Dance Alliance (NYCDA) 602 West 66th Street West New York, NJ 07093

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Rich Scott Memorial Music Scholarship Varies March 12

Eligibility: Students must plan to pursue a bachelor's degree in the field of music. Students must submit information on their school and community activities and goals, a transcript, an explanation of their financial need and an appraisal from a guidance counselor or other school official.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Blackford County Community Foundation 121 North High Street Hartford City, IN 47348

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Stella Knobel & Mary Jean Carter Scholarship $2,500 March 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating seniors or non-traditional students from Chelan, Douglas or Okanogan counties who have been accepted into an accredited institution in Washington, plan to enroll full-time and will major or minor in music. Selection is based on the strength of the overall application.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Community Foundation of North Central Washington 9 South Wenatchee Avenue Wenatchee, WA 98801

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Stillman Kelley National Instrumental Awards $200-$1,000 February 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be instrumentalists, must not reach their 19th birthday by March 1 and be members of the National Federation of Music Clubs. This award rotates by region with the Northeastern and Southeastern regions in even years and Central and Western regions in odd years.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

National Federation of Music Clubs Stillman-Kelley Award Nathalie Steinbach 15 Mount Vernon Avenue Fredericksburg, VA 22405

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Travis R. Keplinger Memorial Fund Varies March 12

Eligibility: Applicants must have participated in music, art or soccer during their public school education.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Blackford County Community Foundation 121 North High Street Hartford City, IN 47348

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Women Band Directors International College Scholarships Varies December 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be studying music education with the intention of becoming a band director.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Women Band Directors International Karen Williams WBDI Scholarship Chair 3994 White Oak Road Waynesville, NC 28785

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YoungArts Program Up to $10,000 October 16

Eligibility: Applicants must be either high school sophomores, juniors, or seniors or 15 to 18 years old by December 1 of the year of application. Students must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents. The disciplines included are cinematic arts, dance, jazz, music, photography, theater, visual arts, voice and writing. Those applying in the discipline of jazz music may be registered aliens. There is a nonrefundable fee.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

National YoungArts Foundation 2100 Biscayne Boulevard Miami, FL 33137

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Bob Stevens Memorial Scholarship $1,500 February 7

Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating New Jersey high school seniors who are nominated by a GSSPA member, have a GPA of 3.0 or higher and have participated in high school journalism for at least two years.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, transcript, three or four letters of recommendation and portfolio with work samples are required.

Garden State Scholastic Press Foundation New Jersey Press Foundation 840 Bear Tavern Road Suite 305 West Trenton, NJ 08628-1019

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CCNMA Scholarships $500-$1,000 August 7

Eligibility: Applicants must be Latino and either California residents or be attending California schools. While the student's degree does not have to be in journalism, they must demonstrate plans to pursue a career in journalism. An interview and autobiographical essay are required. Awards are based also on financial need, academic achievement and civic responsibility.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

CCNMA: Latino Journalists of California ASU Cronkite School of Journalism 725 Arizona Avenue, Suite 404 Santa Monica, CA 90401-1734

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Constitutional Academy $2,000 May 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be sophomores, juniors or seniors and should be interested in government, civics, journalism, public policy, economics or constitutional principles.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Bill of Rights Institute 200 North Glebe Road Suite 200 Arlington, VA 22203

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Dorothy D. Greer Journalist of the Year Scholarship Competition Up to $2,000 February 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be Colorado high school seniors whose schools are members of the Colorado Student Media Association. Students must have worked on their yearbook or newspaper for at least two years. A GPA of 3.0 or higher is required. Selection criteria include neatness (10 percent), quality of work (40 percent), personal statement (20 percent), letters of recommendation (20 percent) and grades (10 percent).

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, personal statement, transcript, three to four letters of recommendation, samples of published work and action photo are required.

Colorado Student Media Association Jack Kennedy, CSMA Executive Director 9253 Sori Lane Highlands Ranch, CO 80126

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Fund for American Studies Internships Varies March 10; June 1; November 10

Eligibility: There are programs in comparative political and economic systems, political journalism, business and government, philanthropy and international institutes. Each program includes classes, an internship and special events. Students live in on-campus housing at George Washington University or in furnished apartments in the Capitol Hill neighborhood. Each student takes 3-9 credit hours in courses at George Mason University in addition to interning 30-35 hours per week. Summer and school-year programs are available.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Fund for American Studies 1621 New Hampshire Avenue NW Washington, DC 20009

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Georgia Press Educational Foundation Scholarships $1,500-$2,000 March 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors or undergraduate students who have been Georgia residents for three years, or their parents must have been Georgia residents for two years. Students must attend a Georgia college or university, demonstrate financial need and be recommended by a counselor, principal, professor or Georgia Press Association member.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, transcript, copy of SAT scores, copy of tax return, anticipated budget, school photograph and letter of recommendation are required.

Georgia Press Educational Foundation Inc. Georgia Press Building 30266 Mercer University Drive Suite 200 Atlanta, GA 30343-4137

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Guy P. Gannett Scholarship Varies June 1

Eligibility: Students must be graduates of Maine high schools or home-schooled in Maine. Applicants are considered for the award based on their interest in journalism, financial need and academic achievement. They must also continue to demonstrate an interest in journalism in college.

How to apply: Applications are available online in January or by contacting the Maine Community Foundation.

Maine Community Foundation 245 Main Street Ellsworth, ME 04605

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Julianne Malveaux Scholarship Varies March 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled as sophomores or juniors at an accredited college or university and have a minimum 3.0 GPA. Students may major in related fields such as public policy or creative writing.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

National Association of Negro Business and Professional Women's Clubs Inc. 1806 New Hampshire Avenue NW Washington, DC 20009-3298

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Mary Quan Moy Ing Memorial Scholarship $2,000 April 21

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors intending to major in journalism. Applicants must also demonstrate a commitment to the field of journalism, sensitivity to Asian American issues as demonstrated by community involvement, journalistic ability, scholastic ability and financial need.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Asian American Journalists Association 5 Third Street Suite 1108 San Francisco, CA 94103

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Overseas Press Club Foundation Scholarships/Internships $2,000-$3,000 December 1

Eligibility: Scholarships are open to undergraduate and graduate students with an interest in a career as a foreign correspondent. Eligible students must be attending American colleges or universities.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Overseas Press Club Foundation 40 West 45 Street New York, NY 10036

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Scholastic Art and Writing Portfolio Award Up to $10,000 December 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors in U.S. or Canadian schools. Students must submit a total of six art or writing works with accompanying artist and personal statements in one of 28 categories of art and writing.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

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

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Virginia High School League Charles E. Savedge Journalism Scholarship $500 March 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be active members of a high school newspaper, yearbook or other publication. Students must be in their senior year and have plans to study journalism in college.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Virginia High School League Foundation 1642 State Farm Boulevard Charlottesville, VA 22911

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Bodie McDowell Scholarship $1,000-$5,000 March 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be students of outdoor communications fields including print, film, art or broadcasting and must be either undergraduate students entering their junior or senior year or graduate students.

How to apply: Applicants are available online.

Outdoor Writers Association of America 121 Hickory Street Suite 1 Missoula, MT 59801

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Chick and Sophie Major Memorial Duck Calling Contest $500-$2,000 November 29

Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating high school seniors and participate in the annual competition that occurs in Stuttgart, Arkansas.

How to apply: Details on the competition are available online.

Stuttgart Arkansas Chamber of Commerce P.O. Box 1500 507 S. Main Stuttgart, AR 72160

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Elk Mountain Tents Outdoors Enthusiast Scholarship $500 June 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be registered for a college, university or technical school for the fall term. Students must be at least 16 years of age with a minimum 2.5 GPA. Applicants must have a love for the great outdoors. An essay submission on a provided topic is required.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Elk Mountain Tents Nampa, ID 83687

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Federal Junior Duck Stamp Program and Scholarship Competition Varies March 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be in kindergarten to 12th grade and submit their artwork to their state or local department. Students must be U.S. citizens, resident aliens or nationals. The first place national winner has their art made into the next Federal Junior Duck Stamp and travels with a parent to the next First Day of Sale event for their stamp.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Headquarters Junior Duck Stamp Program 5275 Leesburg Pike, MS: MB Falls Church, VA 22041-3803

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FOWA Scholarship for Outdoor Communicators $1,000 June 11

Eligibility: Applicants must be students at Florida colleges or universities or students from any school whose applications are endorsed by a FOWA member or faculty advisor. They must have a career goal that entails communicating love and appreciation of hunting, fishing and other outdoor activities. Selection is based on essay, faculty advisor or FOWA member endorsement, scholastic merit and extracurricular activities. Preference is given to journalism and communications majors.

How to apply: Applications are available online. A cover page, essay, resume and letter of endorsement are required. Other supporting materials will be considered.

Florida Outdoor Writers Association 24 NW 33 Court Suite A Gainesville, FL 32607

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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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Terri Bailey Memorial Scholarship Fund $1,000 February 26

Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating seniors of Center Grove who are percussionists and have participated in both marching band and indoor percussion for all for years. Selection is based on the strength of the overall application.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Johnson County Community Foundation P.O. Box 217 Franklin, IN 46131

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Archibald Rutledge Scholarship Program $2,000 February 24

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors in South Carolina public schools, have attended South Carolina public schools for the past two consecutive years and be U.S. citizens. There are five categories: creative writing, dance, music, theater and visual arts. For the creative writing category, a sonnet, lyric or narrative poem no longer than one page must be submitted. For the dance category, an original, short dance composition of three to ten minutes. For the music category, an original composition of three to ten minutes must be submitted. For the theater category, an original one-act play with a performing time of eight to fifteen minutes. For the visual arts category, an original visual composition must be submitted. Compositions are judged on creativity, originality and quality of expression and content.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, composition and process folio are required.

South Carolina State Department of Education 1429 Senate Street Columbia, SC 29201

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Brady & Patrick Gallagher Memorial Scholarship $2,000 March 1

Eligibility: Applicants must demonstrate ability and interest with evidence of participation in community and school activities. Financial need may be considered.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Kalamazoo Community Foundation 402 East Michigan Avenue Kalamazoo, MI 49007-3888

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Educational Theatre Association Board of Directors Scholarship $1,000 April 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be undergraduate students currently enrolled full-time at an accredited college or university who are upcoming sophomores, juniors or seniors. Students must be Alumni of the International Thespian Society and pursuing a career in theatre education.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Educational Theatre Association 4805 Montgomery Road Suite 400 Cincinnati, OH 45212

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Georgia Thespians Achievement Scholarships $2,000 December 6

Eligibility: Applicants must be Georgia high school juniors or seniors and perform an audition in one of the following categories: acting, technical theatre, singing or theatre education.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form and resume of thespian troupe experience are required.

Georgia Thespians 2897 North Druid Hills Road Box 225 Atlanta, GA 30329

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Jodi Peplinski Educational Fund Varies February 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time student and residents of Bay County who have participated in cheerleading, choral music, musicals, stage productions, band or dance squad. They must also submit a completed FAFSA form, two recommendation letters, a current academic transcript and an essay about a positive experience they had while attending Garber High School.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Bay Area Community Foundation Pere Marquette Depot 1000 Adams Street Suite 200 Bay City, MI 48708

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M. Josephine O'Neil Arts Award Up to $6,000 January 9

Eligibility: Applicants must be Illinois residents and be sophomores at an accredited community college or current or upcoming juniors at an accredited four-year college or university. Students must demonstrate outstanding accomplishment in music, visual arts, dance, theater or the literary arts.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, transcript, evidence of accomplishment in the arts (such as reviews, awards, etc.) and an artwork sample are required.

Delta Kappa Gamma Society International Lambda State Organization c/o Athena Columbus 8127 North Oketo Avenue Niles, IL 60714-2941

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Mark P. Tiner Scholarship $1,000 March

Eligibility: Applicants must intend on enrolling full-time at a an accredited four-year college. Students must have unmet financial need and must have completed a minimum of 300 hours of community service over the last four years. A minimum GPA of 3.75 is required. Applicants must have been involved in visual arts, performing arts or sports during their senior year of high school.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Orange County Community Foundation 4041 MacArthur Boulevard Suite 510 Newport Beach, CA 92660

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NFMC Wendell Irish Viola Award $250-$1,000 February 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be between the ages of 12 and 18 and must be Individual Junior Special members or Active Junior Club members of the National Federation of Music Clubs. Applicants must enter in their state of residence by submitting a taped performance.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

National Federation of Music Clubs (AR) Dr. George Keck 2112 Hinson Road Suite 23 Little Rock, AR 72212

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Optimist International Oratorical Contest $1,000-$2,500 Varies

Eligibility: Applicants must be students in the U.S., Canada or Caribbean under the age of 16 as of December 31st of the entry year. Selection is based on an oratorical contest.

How to apply: Contact your local Optimist Club.

Optimist International 4494 Lindell Boulevard St. Louis, MO 63108

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Playwright Discovery Award Varies February

Eligibility: Applicants must be students in grades 6-12. Applicants are to create an original one-act script of less than 40 pages that documents the experience of living with a disability. Applicants must have a disability, or the script can be a collaboration of a group of up to 5 students with one student having a disability. Selected scripts will be performed for middle school, high school and adult audiences. First and second place winners will have their plays performed at the JFK Performing Arts Center.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts 2700 F Street NW Washington, DC 20566

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Princess Grace Awards Up to $30,000 Varies

Eligibility: Applicants must submit an example of their work in the category in which they apply: theatre, dance, choreography, film or playwriting. Theatre and dance applicants require the sponsorship of a professional company or school, one nominee per institution. Awards are based on the artistic quality of the artist's work, potential for future excellence and activities. Applicants must be U.S. citizens and (except playwrights) must be nominated by a school department chair/dean or company artistic director. Awards must be completed in the United States.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Princess Grace Awards 150 E. 58th Street 25th Floor New York, NY 10155

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Robert W. Nordhorn Memorial Scholarship $500 January 22

Eligibility: Applicants must have been involved in arts/technical theater, chorus, band or have participated in high school musical productions. Students with technical theater experience will be given preference for this award.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Knox County Community Foundation Old National Bank Building 20 North Third Street Suite 301 Vincennes, IN 47591

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YoungArts Program Up to $10,000 October 16

Eligibility: Applicants must be either high school sophomores, juniors, or seniors or 15 to 18 years old by December 1 of the year of application. Students must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents. The disciplines included are cinematic arts, dance, jazz, music, photography, theater, visual arts, voice and writing. Those applying in the discipline of jazz music may be registered aliens. There is a nonrefundable fee.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

National YoungArts Foundation 2100 Biscayne Boulevard Miami, FL 33137

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Alexia Foundation Student Grants Up to full tuition October 5

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled as full-time undergraduate or graduate students in an accredited college or university in the United States or abroad. Professional photographers are not eligible. Selection is based on photographic skill as well as the strength of the proposal.

How to apply: Application submission must be completed online. A synopsis, proposal, resume and digital portfolio are required.

Alexia Foundation P.O. Box 87 Bloomingdale, NJ 07403

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Federal Junior Duck Stamp Program and Scholarship Competition Varies March 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be in kindergarten to 12th grade and submit their artwork to their state or local department. Students must be U.S. citizens, resident aliens or nationals. The first place national winner has their art made into the next Federal Junior Duck Stamp and travels with a parent to the next First Day of Sale event for their stamp.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Headquarters Junior Duck Stamp Program 5275 Leesburg Pike, MS: MB Falls Church, VA 22041-3803

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Photo Essay Scholarship Contest $500 January 16

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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Photography Scholarship Contest $1,500 April 19

Eligibility: Applicants must submit a photograph of a U.S. environmental feature along with a short explanation of how population growth is putting the environmental future at risk. Selection is based on the overall strength of the submission.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Negative Population Growth 2861 Duke Street Suite 36 Alexandria, VA 22314

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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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YoungArts Program Up to $10,000 October 16

Eligibility: Applicants must be either high school sophomores, juniors, or seniors or 15 to 18 years old by December 1 of the year of application. Students must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents. The disciplines included are cinematic arts, dance, jazz, music, photography, theater, visual arts, voice and writing. Those applying in the discipline of jazz music may be registered aliens. There is a nonrefundable fee.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

National YoungArts Foundation 2100 Biscayne Boulevard Miami, FL 33137

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Irene Bovender Wade Hunley Memorial Scholarship $1,000 and over February 3

Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating seniors of New Castle High School who lack financial resources to further their education. Special consideration is given to the following students: those pursuing a beauty/cosmetology certificate, those studying piano or dance based on prior history with piano or dance, members of the First Baptist Church in New Castle, those who have worked part-time at a hospital or assisted living home while in high school, those students who were on the swim team all four years of high school or those with a family member who is serving or has served in the military.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Henry County Community Foundation 700 South Memorial Drive P.O. Box 6006 New Castle, IN 47362

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Stella Knobel & Mary Jean Carter Scholarship $2,500 March 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating seniors or non-traditional students from Chelan, Douglas or Okanogan counties who have been accepted into an accredited institution in Washington, plan to enroll full-time and will major or minor in music. Selection is based on the strength of the overall application.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Community Foundation of North Central Washington 9 South Wenatchee Avenue Wenatchee, WA 98801

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Stillman Kelley National Instrumental Awards $200-$1,000 February 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be instrumentalists, must not reach their 19th birthday by March 1 and be members of the National Federation of Music Clubs. This award rotates by region with the Northeastern and Southeastern regions in even years and Central and Western regions in odd years.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

National Federation of Music Clubs Stillman-Kelley Award Nathalie Steinbach 15 Mount Vernon Avenue Fredericksburg, VA 22405

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Aurand Harris Memorial Playwriting Award $500-$1,000 May 1

Eligibility: Applicants must live in New England and/or be members of NETC and submit a full-length play written for a young audience. The play must not have been previously published, previously produced by a professional company or submitted to the Harris competition. Students may only submit one play. There is a $20 processing fee.

How to apply: There is no application.

The New England Theatre Conference, Inc. Aurand Harris Playwriting Award 215 Knob Hill Drive Hamden, CT 06518-2431

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Clauder Competition Prize Up to $3,000 March 31

Eligibility: Applicants must live or attend school in Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island or Vermont. This requirement may be waived for playwrights who have previously lived in New England and produce material relevant to the area. They must submit a full-length play that is an original work and has not been produced or published.

How to apply: No application form is required.

Portland Stage Company Attn.: Literary Manager P.O. Box 1458 Portland, ME 04104

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New Voices Young Playwrights Contest Varies October 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be middle and high school students, grades 6 through 12, living in Kentucky or the 812 area code of Southern Indiana. All young writers are encouraged to submit their play to the festival. Every year 8-10 short plays are chosen to produce in The New Voices Young Playwrights Festival, which takes place in April at Actors Theatre of Louisville.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Actors Theatre of Louisville Attn.: Jane B. Jones 316 West Main Street Louisville, KY 40202

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AGU Congressional Science Fellowship $68,000 plus travel January 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be members of the American Geophysical Union. Applicants must be citizens or permanent residents of the United States. Applicants should have a strong background in science. Applicants should be strong communicators, articulate, flexible and able to work on a variety of public policy problems with people from diverse backgrounds. Applicants should have finished any doctoral work before the start of the fellowship due to time restraints during the program.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

American Geophysical Union 2000 Florida Avenue, NW Washington, DC 20009

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AU Student Essay Contest $500-$1,500 April 19

Eligibility: Applicants must be current high school juniors or seniors in the U.S. Students must submit an essay discussing potential violations of church-state separations as found in the topics listed on the website.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Americans United for Separation of Church and State Attn.: Essay Contest Submission 1310 L Street NW Suite 200 Washington, DC 20005

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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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Constitutional Academy $2,000 May 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be sophomores, juniors or seniors and should be interested in government, civics, journalism, public policy, economics or constitutional principles.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Bill of Rights Institute 200 North Glebe Road Suite 200 Arlington, VA 22203

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Council on International Educational Exchange (CIEE) Scholarships Up to $4,000 April 1 and October 15

Eligibility: Applicants must plan to participate in a CIEE study abroad program. Financial need is strongly considered along with other materials from the study abroad application. Other eligibility requirements vary according to the specific scholarship. If awarded a scholarship, applicants are required to submit a one-page essay on their experiences after returning.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Council on International Educational Exchange 7 Custom House Street, 3rd Floor Portland, ME 04101

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Fund for American Studies Internships Varies March 10; June 1; November 10

Eligibility: There are programs in comparative political and economic systems, political journalism, business and government, philanthropy and international institutes. Each program includes classes, an internship and special events. Students live in on-campus housing at George Washington University or in furnished apartments in the Capitol Hill neighborhood. Each student takes 3-9 credit hours in courses at George Mason University in addition to interning 30-35 hours per week. Summer and school-year programs are available.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Fund for American Studies 1621 New Hampshire Avenue NW Washington, DC 20009

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Herblock Award for Editorial Cartoon $1,000 December 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be in grades 7-12 (ages 13 and up) and submit visual art offering commentary or criticism on current events, social events or political topics. Submissions can be drawings, illustrations, a series of artworks or animated short films.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

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

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Humane Studies Fellowships Up to $15,000 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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Joseph “Bruce” Baker Memorial Scholarship $3,000 March 6

Eligibility: Applicants must be a Bixby High School student for at least two years. Students must also be a U.S. citizen, have financial need, plan to attend a community college, vocational school or trade school and plan to enroll as a full-time student. Applicants must supply a detailed description of high school activities and honors and community services, two letters of recommendation, an official transcript, a cover letter and an application form. Students with an interest in pursuing politics will be given special consideration.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Bixby Educational Endowment Foundation 109 N. Armstrong Bixby, OK 74008

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Julianne Malveaux Scholarship Varies March 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled as sophomores or juniors at an accredited college or university and have a minimum 3.0 GPA. Students may major in related fields such as public policy or creative writing.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

National Association of Negro Business and Professional Women's Clubs Inc. 1806 New Hampshire Avenue NW Washington, DC 20009-3298

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Nancy McManus Washington Internship Scholarships $2,000 May 1

Eligibility: Applicants must belong to Pi Sigma Alpha and be nominated by their local chapter. The award is for a political science internship is based on academic achievement and service to the organization.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Pi Sigma Alpha The Washington Center 2301 M Street NW, Fifth Floor Washington, DC 20037-1427

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Newman Civic Fellow Awards Varies February 1

Eligibility: Emphasis is on students who have demonstrated leadership abilities and significant interest in civic responsibility. Students must attend one of the 1,000 Campus Compact member institutions and be nominated by the Campus Compact member president. Applicants must be sophomores or juniors at four-year colleges or must attend a two-year college.

How to apply: Nominations must be made by the Campus Compact member president.

Campus Compact 45 Temple Place Boston, MA 02111

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Project Vote Smart National Internship Program All living costs (including room and board) Rolling

Eligibility: Applicants must be current college students in good standing or recent college graduates. They must be able to approach voter education work with a non-partisan attitude and be willing to commit to a ten-week internship. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, resume, cover letter and three references are required.

Project Vote Smart Internship Coordinator 1 Common Ground Philipsburg, MT 59858

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Religious Liberty Essay Scholarship Contest $500-$2,000 March 6

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school juniors or seniors. Students must submit an essay relating to religious freedom. Selection is based on the overall strength of the essay.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Baptist Joint Committee for Religious Liberty (BJC) Essay Contest 200 Maryland Avenue, NE Washington, DC 20002

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Young Women in Public Affairs Award $1,000-$4,000 Varies

Eligibility: Applicants must be young women between the ages of 16 and 19. District award winners receive at least $1,000, and international award winners receive $4,000. Selection is based on volunteerism, volunteer leadership and dedication to "advancing the status of women worldwide." Club deadlines vary. The April 1 deadline is the date by which applications must be received by the District Governor.

How to apply: Applications are available online or from your local Zonta Club.

Zonta International 1211 West 22nd Street Suite 900 Oak Brook, IL 60523

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AGU Congressional Science Fellowship $68,000 plus travel January 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be members of the American Geophysical Union. Applicants must be citizens or permanent residents of the United States. Applicants should have a strong background in science. Applicants should be strong communicators, articulate, flexible and able to work on a variety of public policy problems with people from diverse backgrounds. Applicants should have finished any doctoral work before the start of the fellowship due to time restraints during the program.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

American Geophysical Union 2000 Florida Avenue, NW Washington, DC 20009

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Arnold Schwartz Scholarship Endowment $2,000 October 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating seniors of Southridge High School who plan to pursue education in engineering, math or science. Selection is based on the strength of the overall application.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Huntingburg Foundation, Inc. Old Town Hall 309 North Geiger Street P.O. Box 255 Huntingburg, IN 47542

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Brian and Colleen Miller Math and Science Scholarship $500 March 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be residents of the CBCF service area. Preference is given to students who are involved in extracurricular science and science groups or are taking AP math and science courses.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Coastal Bend Community Foundation 555 North Carancahua Street Suite 900 Corpus Christi, TX 78401

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Deborah, Leslie and Christopher Bright Achievement Fund $1,000 February 28

Eligibility: Applicants must be residents of either Morgan or Hampshire County who are currently enrolled in grades 9-12 and are looking to do hands-on experiences in STEAM-based subjects such as science, technology, engineering, arts and math.

How to apply: Application is separate from the Eastern West Virginia Foundation general application. Application available in December.

Eastern West Virginia Community Foundation 229 East Martin Street, Suite 4 Martinsburg, WV 25401

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EngineerGirl Essay Contest $500 February 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be a student in the third through twelfth grades who submit an essay positing how engineering might positively impact a vulnerable species' life. One submission only; also, employees or those related to or living with employees of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine are prohibited from applying, as are prior winners who wish to reapply within the same category.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

National Academy of Engineering 500 Fifth Street NW Room 1047 Washington, DC 20001

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ExploraVision Science Competition $10,000 February 8

Eligibility: Applicants must be citizens or legal residents of the United States or Canada who are no older than 21. Students must enter in teams of two to four. Teams must submit an entry form, an abstract, a description of their project, a bibliography and five sample web pages. Twenty-four teams will be selected as winners based on scientific accuracy, communication, feasibility of vision and creativity of their projects.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

ExploraVision Toshiba/NSTA ExploraVision Awards 1840 Wilson Boulevard Arlington, VA 22201

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Horkheimer/Smith Youth Service Award $1,750 plus travel expenses March 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be Astronomical League members under the age of 19 on the date of the application. The award is based on astronomical service and service to the league.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Astronomical League 9201 Ward Parkway Suite 100 Kansas City, MO 64114

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Janet and Horace Allen Science Scholarship $1,500 October 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be Canadian citizens and residents of Alberta. Students must be graduating from Crowsnest Pass High School and be planning to enroll or already enrolled in a post-secondary institution full-time. Selection is based on applicants' performance in science subjects.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Student Aid Alberta P.O. Box 28000 Station Main Edmonton, AB T5J 4R4

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Jelvix Annual Scholarship Program $500-$1,000 December 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be currently attending or planning to attend a private or public accredited academic institution. Students must have a minimum 3.0 GPA. An essay on a provided topic is required to be submitted.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Jelvix 23 Yaroslava Mudrogo Street Kharkiv, Ukraine

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MIT THINK Scholarship Program Up to $7,000 January 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time high school students and must be a U.S. resident during the academic year. U.S. citizenship is not required and U.S. citizens living outside the country are not eligible. Students must submit a proposal following the provided guidelines and instructions.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

MIT Tech Fair

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Paradigm Challenge $500-$25,000 May 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be 18 years of age or younger. Students will need to submit a description of 140 characters or less of their idea to reduce waste in their homes, schools, community or around the world.

How to apply: Applications available online.

Project Paradigm P.O. Box 27729 Los Angeles, CA 90027

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Paul Ropp Memorial Scholarship Fund $1,000 February 28

Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating seniors or graduates of Martinsburg High School who have been accepted to and will attend West Virginia University intending to major in a scientific field of study. Students must have good character and a GPA of 2.5 or higher. Priority shall be given to students who are unlikely to benefit from other scholarships or financial grants.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Eastern West Virginia Community Foundation 229 East Martin Street, Suite 4 Martinsburg, WV 25401

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Regeneron Science Talent Search Up to $250,000 November 12

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors in the U.S., Puerto Rico, Guam, Virgin Islands, American Samoa, Wake or Midway Islands or the Marianas. U.S. citizens attending foreign schools are also eligible. Applicants must complete college entrance exams and complete individual research projects and provide a report on the research.

How to apply: Applications are available by request.

Regeneron Science Talent Search Society for Science and the Public 1719 N Street NW Washington, DC 20036

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SPS Future Teacher Scholarship $2,000 March 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be members of SPS and intend to pursue a career in teaching physics. Students must be undergraduate physics majors at least in their junior year of study at the time of application.

How to apply: Applications are available online or from chapter advisors.

Society of Physics Students One Physics Ellipse College Park, MD 20740

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Taylor/Blakeslee University Fellowships $5,000 March

Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens who are enrolled in U.S. graduate-level science writing programs.

How to apply: Contact the organization for more information.

Council for the Advancement of Science Writing (CASW) P.O. Box 910 Hedgesville, WV 25427

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National Sculpture Society Scholarship $2,000 March 16

Eligibility: Applicants must provide brief biographies and an explanation of their background in sculpture, two recommendation letters and photographs of their sculpture work. Students must also demonstrate financial need.

How to apply: Follow the application guidelines listed on the website.

National Sculpture Society 75 Varick Street 11th Floor New York, NY 10013

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Anna Newell Brown Awards for Vocal Excellence Varies November 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be sophomores, juniors or seniors from Bartholomew County high schools. Students must be vocalists.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Community Foundation of Bartholomew County 538 Franklin Street P.O. Box 1547 Columbus, IN 47202

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Barbara C. Littlefield Vocal Scholarship $2,100 May 6

Eligibility: Applicants must be over 17 years of age and must audition with selections from at least two contrasting musical periods for a total of 10 to 15 minutes. Students must perform these selections from memory and provide the judges with an original copy of the music.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Portland Rossini Club 143 State Street Portland, ME 04101

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Constance Eberhardt Memorial Award, AIMS Graz Experience Scholarship and Banff Center School of Fine Arts Scholarship $500-$1,250 October 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled in undergraduate or graduate programs or the equivalent and be between the ages of 18 and 24. The applicants' teachers must be members of the National Opera Association. Selection is based on a recording of two arias for preliminary hearings and a live audition of four arias for the final judging. There is a $20 entry fee.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

National Opera Association Vocal Competition P.O. Box 60869 Canyon, TX 79016-0869

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Stillman Kelley National Instrumental Awards $200-$1,000 February 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be instrumentalists, must not reach their 19th birthday by March 1 and be members of the National Federation of Music Clubs. This award rotates by region with the Northeastern and Southeastern regions in even years and Central and Western regions in odd years.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

National Federation of Music Clubs Stillman-Kelley Award Nathalie Steinbach 15 Mount Vernon Avenue Fredericksburg, VA 22405

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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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YoungArts Program Up to $10,000 October 16

Eligibility: Applicants must be either high school sophomores, juniors, or seniors or 15 to 18 years old by December 1 of the year of application. Students must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents. The disciplines included are cinematic arts, dance, jazz, music, photography, theater, visual arts, voice and writing. Those applying in the discipline of jazz music may be registered aliens. There is a nonrefundable fee.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

National YoungArts Foundation 2100 Biscayne Boulevard Miami, FL 33137

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Bill Gove Scholarship $5,000 April 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time students majoring or minoring in speech. Selection is based on application, essay, recommendation and college transcript.

How to apply: Applications are available online or by written request.

National Speakers Association Attn: Scholarship Committee 1500 S. Priest Drive Tempe, AZ 85281

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Cavett Robert Scholarship Varies April 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time students majoring or minoring in speech. Selection is based on application, essay, recommendation and college transcript.

How to apply: Applications are available online or by written request.

National Speakers Association Attn: Scholarship Committee 1500 S. Priest Drive Tempe, AZ 85281

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J.J. Rains Memorial Scholarship $1,000 March 1

Eligibility: Preference is given to students in speech or debate and/or can demonstrate financial need.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Coastal Bend Community Foundation 555 North Carancahua Street Suite 900 Corpus Christi, TX 78401

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Joseph S. Rumbaugh Historical Oration Contest $200-$5,000 Varies

Eligibility: Applicants must prepare a speech of five to six minutes on some aspect of the Revolutionary War. The contest is open to high school students at public, private and parochial high schools, as well as home-schooled students. Eligibility for the national contest is determined by contests on the state and local level.

How to apply: Applications are available from local chapters of Sons of the American Revolution.

National Society, Sons of the American Revolution 1000 South Fourth Street Louisville, KY 40203

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Lady A Scholarship $560 Contact High School

Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating from Wooster High School in Ohio and been a member of the Speech and Debate team for at least three years. Students must have competed at the state tournament twice and accumulated at least 375 National Forensic League points by May of graduation year. Applicants must enroll as a full-time student.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Wayne County Community Foundation 517 North Market Street Wooster, OH 44691

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Optimist International Oratorical Contest $1,000-$2,500 Varies

Eligibility: Applicants must be students in the U.S., Canada or Caribbean under the age of 16 as of December 31st of the entry year. Selection is based on an oratorical contest.

How to apply: Contact your local Optimist Club.

Optimist International 4494 Lindell Boulevard St. Louis, MO 63108

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Religious Liberty Essay Scholarship Contest $500-$2,000 March 6

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school juniors or seniors. Students must submit an essay relating to religious freedom. Selection is based on the overall strength of the essay.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Baptist Joint Committee for Religious Liberty (BJC) Essay Contest 200 Maryland Avenue, NE Washington, DC 20002

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Ryder Coach's Award and Scholarship $495 Contact High School

Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating from Wooster High School in Ohio and be members of the Speech and Debate Team for three years. Students must show growth as a competitor, leadership and dignity.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Wayne County Community Foundation 517 North Market Street Wooster, OH 44691

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The John B. Finigan Memorial Scholarship $3,000 April 1 (College Applicants); May 1 (High School Seniors)

Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating seniors or high school graduates. Students must be current or past residents of Concord or Carlisle or have attended school in one of these towns. Applicants must demonstrate financial need. Selection is based on demonstration of commitment to community service and peer leadership.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Concord Carlisle Scholarship Fund 34 Walden Street Unit 217 Concord, MA 01742

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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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Charles S. Noble Junior A Hockey Scholarship $2,000 January 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be Canadian citizens who are residents of Alberta and be attending a post-secondary school in Alberta full-time with a grade point average of at least 2.0. Students must play on a registered Hockey Alberta team or have played for at least a full season in the last year. Applicants must also have scholarship committee of the Friends of Alberta Junior Hockey Society recommendation. Selection is based on applicant's involvement with the community, achievements in hockey and strength of academics.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Student Aid Alberta P.O. Box 28000 Station Main Edmonton, AB T5J 4R4

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Charles S. Noble Junior Football Scholarship $1,000 January 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be Canadian citizens, Alberta residents and attend a post-secondary institution full-time with a grade point average of at least 2.0. Students must also have the recommendation of the scholarship committee of the Alberta Junior Football teams and play for an Alberta Junior Football team. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Student Aid Alberta P.O. Box 28000 Station Main Edmonton, AB T5J 4R4

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CIF Scholar-Athlete of the Year $5,000 February 10

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors with a minimum 3.5 GPA, demonstrate outstanding athletic performance in a minimum of two years of varsity play in California and exhibit character, trustworthiness, respect, responsibility, fairness, caring and citizenship.

How to apply: Applications are available by request.

California Interscholastic Federation (CIF) CIF State Office Attn.: CIF Scholar-Athlete of the Year 4658 Duckhorn Drive Sacramento, CA 95834

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Fields of Learning Scholarship Varies March 31

Eligibility: Applicants must write an essay of 700 to 1,500 words based on a true story about what the student has learned related to high school football. Students must intend to use the funds for post high school education within one year of graduating high school. Applicants can be in grades nine through twelve. Students do not have to be on the football team to apply.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Fields of Learning 9357 Sperry Road Kirtland Hills, OH 44060

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John and Hannah Handy Scholarship $2,000 April 1

Eligibility: Applicants must demonstrate personal integrity, intelligence and motivation to succeed at school. Students must be active in school activities including but not limited to sports, music and art. Applicants must have satisfactory grades and submit a letter of acceptance to a college or university.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore 1324 Belmont Avenue Suite 401 Salisbury, MD 21804

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Lou and Carole Prato Sports Reporting Scholarship $1,000 January 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time college sophomores or higher with at least one full academic year remaining. Applicants may be enrolled in any major but must have a career goal of becoming a sports reporter for television or radio. Applicants may only apply for one RTNDA scholarship.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Radio Television Digital News Association 529 14th Street NW Suite 1240 Washington, DC 20045

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NABF Scholarship Program Varies Varies

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled in an accredited college or university, must have participated in a federation event and must be sponsored by a member association. Selection is based on grades, financial need and previous awards.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

National Amateur Baseball Federation Awards Committee Chairman P.O. Box 705 Bowie, MD 20718

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NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship $7,500 January 15 (fall), April 1 (winter), June 5 (spring)

Eligibility: Student athletes must show achievement in their last year of varsity-level intercollegiate athletics at an NCAA school. Applicants must be nominated by the faculty athletic representative or athletic director and be enrolling as a full- or part-time graduate student. Students must also have a minimum 3.2 GPA.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

National Collegiate Athletic Association 700 W. Washington Street P.O. Box 6222 Indianapolis, IN 46206

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Patriot Law Firm’s Annual Academic Scholarship $1,000 July 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents enrolled in an accredited community college, college or university pursuing an associate's, undergraduate or graduate degree. Students must submit an essay of 1,500 words or less on a provided topic.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Patriot Law Firm 2350 West Charleston Boulevard Suite 202 Las Vegas, NV 89102

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Paul Flaherty Athletic Scholarship $250 July 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors or college freshmen or sophomores and have participated in high school athletics. Students must be average or better students and submit three letters of recommendation, one of which must be from a coach, a high school transcript, a 1040 income statement and an essay on the topic, "Why I Want to Go to College."

How to apply: Applications are available online.

American Legion, Department of Kansas 1314 SW Topeka Boulevard Topeka, KS 66612

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SportsHi College Scholarship Award Up to $2,500 August 15

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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Starfleet Scholarships $1,000 June 15

Eligibility: Applicants must have been members of Starfleet for at least one year prior to applying and must be attending or planning to attend a community college, four-year college, technical school, junior college or graduate school. Awards are given in the categories of medicine, engineering, performing arts, international studies, business, science, education, writing, law enforcement and general studies.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, a personal essay, three letters of recommendation and a transcript are required.

STARFLEET Scholarship Program c/o Tammy Wilcox, Director 316 Dublin Road Asheboro, NC 27203

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Abell Family String Scholarship Fund $1,275 April 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled in or currently pursuing college coursework consistent with a degree in music string performance. Students must be be a member of a school or other organized string ensemble or orchestra.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Community Foundation of Greater Memphis 1900 Union Avenue Memphis, TN 38104

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DTE Energy Foundation Sphinx Competition $3,000-$50,000 October 20

Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. legal residents who are of junior high school, high school or college age. They must submit a videotape of a solo performance in order to be considered for the live semifinals competition. Selection is based on the quality of performance during the semifinal and final rounds of live competition.

How to apply: Application instructions are available online. A videotaped solo performance, autobiography, repertoire list, applicant photo and registration fee are required.

Sphinx Organization 400 Renaissance Center Suite 2550 Detroit, MI 48243

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Llewellyn L. Cayvan String Instrument Scholarship Varies March 1

Eligibility: Applicants must provide an academic transcript from most recent semester. High school seniors must include first semester senior year. In addition, students must include an essay with application.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Grand Rapids Community Foundation 185 Oakes Street SW Grand Rapids, MI 49503

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Stillman Kelley National Instrumental Awards $200-$1,000 February 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be instrumentalists, must not reach their 19th birthday by March 1 and be members of the National Federation of Music Clubs. This award rotates by region with the Northeastern and Southeastern regions in even years and Central and Western regions in odd years.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

National Federation of Music Clubs Stillman-Kelley Award Nathalie Steinbach 15 Mount Vernon Avenue Fredericksburg, VA 22405

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Bayne Family Fund Varies March 2

Eligibility: Applicants must be involved in student government while at Walla Walla High School. Students must have leadership skills, be in good academic standing and demonstrate concern for their community. Applicants must submit a statement of interests, employment and community service in addition to the FAFSA and their academic transcript. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Blue Mountain Community Foundation 22 East Poplar Street Suite 206 P.O. Box 603 Walla Walla, WA 99362

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Keith P. and Helen C. Fenner Fund Varies March 2

Eligibility: Applicants must have obtained at least average grades and be able to cite specific leadership and citizenship activities. Students must submit statements of activity, employment and community service. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Blue Mountain Community Foundation 22 East Poplar Street Suite 206 P.O. Box 603 Walla Walla, WA 99362

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Mike Johnson Memorial Scholarship $1,410 February 7

Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating from Mt. Vernon High School and reside in Hancock County, Indiana. Students must be members of the student council. Applicants need to be academically ranked in the top one-third of their class but not within the top ten. Students must provide details of their student council or student staff involvement.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Hancock County Community Foundation 312 East Main Street Greenfield, IN 46140

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Newman Civic Fellow Awards Varies February 1

Eligibility: Emphasis is on students who have demonstrated leadership abilities and significant interest in civic responsibility. Students must attend one of the 1,000 Campus Compact member institutions and be nominated by the Campus Compact member president. Applicants must be sophomores or juniors at four-year colleges or must attend a two-year college.

How to apply: Nominations must be made by the Campus Compact member president.

Campus Compact 45 Temple Place Boston, MA 02111

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United States Senate Youth Program $10,000 Varies by state

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school juniors or seniors in an elected position at school or in civic or educational offices. USSYP brings the highest level officials from each branch of government together with a group of 104 high school student delegates for an intensive week-long educational program held in Washington, DC.

How to apply: To apply, contact your high school principal, counselor or state selection contact. State selection contact information is located on the home page of the website.

William Randolph Hearst Foundation 90 New Montgomery Street, Suite 1212 San Francisco, CA 94105

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Ashley Soule Conroy Foundation Scholarship $3,000 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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BASAA Scholarship $10,000 September 16

Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens currently enrolled at an accredited educational institution. Students must plan on studying abroad for a minimum of 30 days. Preference is given to students with unmet financial need and students traditionally underrepresented in education abroad (first-generation college students, minority students, community college students, veterans, students with disabilities and returning learners).

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Fund for Education Abroad 1920 North Street N.W. Suite 200 Washington, DC 20036

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Boren Fellowship $24,000-$30,000 January 27

Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens, be graduate students and study abroad for three to six months in programs with preference for science, technology, engineering and mathematics. Strong preference is given to applicants who participate in programs for six months or longer and would like to work in federal government. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

National Security Education Program Initiative, Administered by Institute of International Education 1400 K Street, NW 7th Floor Washington, DC 20005

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Boren Scholarships $8,000-$20,000 February 3

Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens and undergraduate matriculated students at an accredited U.S. institution who have chosen a proposed country of study.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

National Security Education Program Initiative, Administered by Institute of International Education 1400 K Street, NW 7th Floor Washington, DC 20005

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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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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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Council on International Educational Exchange (CIEE) Scholarships Up to $4,000 April 1 and October 15

Eligibility: Applicants must plan to participate in a CIEE study abroad program. Financial need is strongly considered along with other materials from the study abroad application. Other eligibility requirements vary according to the specific scholarship. If awarded a scholarship, applicants are required to submit a one-page essay on their experiences after returning.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Council on International Educational Exchange 7 Custom House Street, 3rd Floor Portland, ME 04101

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CryptoRunner Scholarship $500 April 30 (Spring) and October 31 (Fall)

Eligibility: Applicants must be students at a university or college who have or will write a master’s thesis or study abroad. Students study abroad education or essay must touch on economics or include an economic perspective.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

CryptoRunner Optimizee Group Sweden AB Org no: 559166-1557 Kungsgatan 63, 632 21 Eskilstuna, Sw

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Di Yerbury International Scholars Awards $1,000 March 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be members of NSHSS and wish to study abroad while in college. Applicants must submit a personal statement explaining why they would like to study abroad, what they hope to gain from the experience, what field they are pursuing and how the study abroad will benefit their educational and career goals.

How to apply: Applications are available online and must include: personal statement, resume, transcript, educator recommendation, location and dates of study abroad program and color headshot.

National Society of High School Scholars 1936 North Druid Hills Road Atlanta, GA 30319

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Explore America Travel Scholarship $1,000 Varies

Eligibility: Applicants must be 18 to 30 years old and a U.S. citizen, permanent resident or DACA recipient. Students must demonstrate financial need and have a strong desire and motivation to experience other people and cultures through hostelling.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Hostelling International USA 8401 Colesville Road Suite 600 Silver Spring, MD 20910

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Explore the World Scholarship $2,000 March 2

Eligibility: Applicants must be between 18 and 30 years of age and a U.S. citizen or permanent resident. Students should be able to prove financial need, live in one of the metropolitan areas listed on the website and plan to travel abroad on an education, volunteer or service learning trip.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Hostelling International USA 8401 Colesville Road Suite 600 Silver Spring, MD 20910

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Gilman International Scholarship Up to $5,000 April 15, August 1, October 15

Eligibility: Students must be recipients of a Pell Grant. They must be currently attending a two-year or four-year college in the United States. Recipients must study abroad for at least four weeks in any country excluding Cuba and the countries on the Travel Warning list.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Institute of International Education Gilman Scholarship Program 1800 West Loop South, Suite 250 Houston, TX 77027

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Hiliary Echo Douglas Memorial Scholarship $10,000 September 16

Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens currently enrolled at an accredited educational institution. Students must plan on studying abroad for a minimum of 30 days. Preference is given to students with unmet financial need and students traditionally underrepresented in education abroad (first-generation college students, minority students, community college students, veterans, students with disabilities and returning learners).

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Fund for Education Abroad 1920 North Street N.W. Suite 200 Washington, DC 20036

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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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InvestoRunner Scholarship $500 April 30 (Spring) and October 31 (Fall)

Eligibility: Applicants must be students at a university or college who have or will write a master’s thesis or study abroad. Students study abroad education or essay must touch on economics or include an economic perspective.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

InvestoRunner Optimizee Group Sweden AB Org no: 559166-1557 Kungsgatan 63, 632 21 Eskilstuna, Sw

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ItaliaRail Study Abroad in Italy Scholarship $1,000 November 15

Eligibility: Applicants must have enrolled in their college or university's study abroad program in Italy. Students must submit college transcripts, FAFSA Student Aid Report, a resume and an essay explaining why they want to study abroad in Italy. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

ItaliaRail 201 Somerville Avenue, 2nd Floor Somerville, MA 02143

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Mildred Towle Scholarship - Study Abroad Varies January 31

Eligibility: Applicants must study abroad as a junior, senior or graduate student. Students must have at least a 3.0 GPA. Preference will be given to applicants pursuing studies in the social sciences regarding international understanding and interracial fellowship. Applicants must prove financial need.

How to apply: To apply, register online, complete the online application and select the scholarships to which you wish to apply. In addition, mail the supporting materials: printed confirmation page from the online application, personal statement, copy of Student Aid Report (SAR) available at www.fafsa.ed.gov and official transcript.

Hawaii Community Foundation - Scholarships 827 Fort Street Mall Honolulu, HI 96813

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Minority Serving Institution Grants Up to $2,000 April 1 (summer and fall) and October 15 (winter/spring)

Eligibility: Applicants must be CIEE Study Center participants. They must be students who are self-identified as being from a group that is underrepresented in study abroad programs. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, financial aid information and an essay are required.

Council on International Educational Exchange (CIEE) 300 Fore Street Portland, ME 04101

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PDX Abroad Scholarship $10,000 September 16

Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens currently enrolled at an accredited educational institution. Students must plan on studying abroad for a minimum of 30 days. Preference is given to students with unmet financial need and students traditionally underrepresented in education abroad (first-generation college students, minority students, community college students, veterans, students with disabilities and returning learners).

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Fund for Education Abroad 1920 North Street N.W. Suite 200 Washington, DC 20036

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Professor Jeff Johnston Study Abroad Scholarship $5,000 December 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be Golden Key members. They must be undergraduate, graduate or post-graduate students who are enrolled in or have been accepted into a study abroad program. Selection is based on academic merit and relevance of study abroad program to applicant's academic program of study.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, personal statement, study abroad program description and official transcript are required.

Golden Key International Honour Society Scholarship Program Administrators Golden Key Scholarships/Awards 1040 Crown Pointe Parkway, Suite 900 Atlanta, GA 30338

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Rainbow Scholarship $10,000 September 16

Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens currently enrolled at an accredited educational institution. Students must plan on studying abroad for a minimum of 30 days. Preference is given to students with unmet financial need and students traditionally underrepresented in education abroad (first-generation college students, minority students, community college students, veterans, students with disabilities and returning learners).

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Fund for Education Abroad 1920 North Street N.W. Suite 200 Washington, DC 20036

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RISE - Research Internships in Science and Engineering Varies December 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be pursuing an undergraduate degree at an accredited institution in the U.S., Canada or United Kingdom. Students must submit a cover letter explaining why they want a research internship and describe their past experience that makes them a good candidate. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

German Academic Exchange Service DAAD 871 UN Plaza New York, NY 10017

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Study Abroad Europe Scholarship $250-$1,000 April 1, June 10, November 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. college students with a minimum 3.0 GPA.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, a one-page essay and a letter of recommendation from a professor or an assistant professor are required.

Study Aboard Europe 111 East Mosholu Parkway Suite 3F New York, NY 10467

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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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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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Bonner Scholars Program Varies Varies

Eligibility: Students must complete annual service requirements as stipulated by the organization. Awards are geared toward students demonstrating significant financial need. Scholarship recipients are named Bonner Scholars.

How to apply: Contact the admission office at each participating school to request an application.

Bonner Foundation 10 Mercer Street Princeton, NJ 08540

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Kandy Swain Memorial Scholarship $500 April 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be a graduating female student at Norwayne High School in Ohio. Students must be either a high school athlete or interested in teaching. Applicants must have a minimum 3.0 grade point average and display passion for their school.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Wayne County Community Foundation 517 North Market Street Wooster, OH 44691

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Newman Civic Fellow Awards Varies February 1

Eligibility: Emphasis is on students who have demonstrated leadership abilities and significant interest in civic responsibility. Students must attend one of the 1,000 Campus Compact member institutions and be nominated by the Campus Compact member president. Applicants must be sophomores or juniors at four-year colleges or must attend a two-year college.

How to apply: Nominations must be made by the Campus Compact member president.

Campus Compact 45 Temple Place Boston, MA 02111

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Prospective Educator Scholarships Up to $2,500 April 2

Eligibility: Applicants must be members of Educators Rising, PDK International or Pi Lambda Theta and must be current undergraduate students.

How to apply: Applications are available online. Transcripts, letters of recommendation and essays are required.

Pi Lambda Theta Scholarships P.O. Box 7888 Bloomington, IN 47407-7888

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SPS Future Teacher Scholarship $2,000 March 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be members of SPS and intend to pursue a career in teaching physics. Students must be undergraduate physics majors at least in their junior year of study at the time of application.

How to apply: Applications are available online or from chapter advisors.

Society of Physics Students One Physics Ellipse College Park, MD 20740

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Business-Forward Student Scholarship $500 August 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be undergraduate or graduate students enrolled full time at any accredited university within the United States or high school seniors accepted into a university program. Students must have a minimum 2.5 GPA. Applicants must be interested in one of the following industries: business development, digital marketing, consumer product design, sound engineering, entertainment technology or marketing or automation.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Party Headphones 1101 North Wilmot Road Suite 135 Tucson, AZ 85712

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Deborah, Leslie and Christopher Bright Achievement Fund $1,000 February 28

Eligibility: Applicants must be residents of either Morgan or Hampshire County who are currently enrolled in grades 9-12 and are looking to do hands-on experiences in STEAM-based subjects such as science, technology, engineering, arts and math.

How to apply: Application is separate from the Eastern West Virginia Foundation general application. Application available in December.

Eastern West Virginia Community Foundation 229 East Martin Street, Suite 4 Martinsburg, WV 25401

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Drone Technology College Scholarship $1,000 May 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be 18 years old and be enrolled in a U.S. college or university in an undergraduate program. Students will submit a 750- to 1,000-word essay addressing the topic of pushing the drone industry forward.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Drone Pilot Ground School

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ExploraVision Science Competition $10,000 February 8

Eligibility: Applicants must be citizens or legal residents of the United States or Canada who are no older than 21. Students must enter in teams of two to four. Teams must submit an entry form, an abstract, a description of their project, a bibliography and five sample web pages. Twenty-four teams will be selected as winners based on scientific accuracy, communication, feasibility of vision and creativity of their projects.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

ExploraVision Toshiba/NSTA ExploraVision Awards 1840 Wilson Boulevard Arlington, VA 22201

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Helpjuice Scholarship $1,400 August 20

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolling in or currently enrolled in a college or university. Students must submit an original project representing something they truly believe in.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Helpjuice Inc. 1010 NE 2nd Avenue 1st Floor Miami, FL 33132

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Jelvix Annual Scholarship Program $500-$1,000 December 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be currently attending or planning to attend a private or public accredited academic institution. Students must have a minimum 3.0 GPA. An essay on a provided topic is required to be submitted.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Jelvix 23 Yaroslava Mudrogo Street Kharkiv, Ukraine

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Mike Lane Memorial Scholarship $500 February 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled or planning to enroll as a full-time student in any college, technical or trade school, submit a FAFSA form verifying financial need and have maintained a minimum 2.0 GPA. Selection favors current and prospective technical or trade school students majoring in aviation technology or mechanics.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Phelps County Community Foundation 424 Garfield Street Holdrege, NE 68949

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MIT THINK Scholarship Program Up to $7,000 January 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time high school students and must be a U.S. resident during the academic year. U.S. citizenship is not required and U.S. citizens living outside the country are not eligible. Students must submit a proposal following the provided guidelines and instructions.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

MIT Tech Fair

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Movavi Scholarship $1,000 December 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be legal residents of the United States or Canada or hold a valid student visa. Students must be enrolled in or accepted into a full-time undergraduate or graduate program in an accredited U.S. or Canadian institution and create a short video using the Movavi video software.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Movavi Office 201, The Oval 7/1 Krinou Street, Agios Athanasios Municipality, Limassol 4103

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NCWIT Award for Aspirations in Computing $500 November 5

Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. residents and be female high school students. They must be interested in technology-related subjects. Selection is based on aptitude for computing and internet technology, leadership skills, academic merit and educational goals.

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

National Center for Women and Information Technology (NCWIT) University of Colorado Campus Box 322 UCB Boulder, CO 80309

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Out-of-the-Box Thinking Scholarship $250-$1,250 August 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be a current high school, undergraduate or graduate student in the U.S. An essay, pitch or summary about a pet innovation idea and how it was conceptualized is required.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Litter-Robot 2900 Auburn Court Auburn Hills, MI 48326

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Paradigm Challenge $500-$25,000 May 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be 18 years of age or younger. Students will need to submit a description of 140 characters or less of their idea to reduce waste in their homes, schools, community or around the world.

How to apply: Applications available online.

Project Paradigm P.O. Box 27729 Los Angeles, CA 90027

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Porch Skilled Trade and Technology Scholarships $2,000 April 16

Eligibility: Applicants must be at least 18 years of age and currently enrolled or planning to enroll as high school seniors or in a community college, undergraduate, graduate, technical college or vocational program. Students must be pursuing a degree that enables their community to learn a new trade, develop skills and technology and have a minimum 3.4 GPA.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Porch.com 2200 1st Avenue South Seattle, WA 98134

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Regeneron Science Talent Search Up to $250,000 November 12

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors in the U.S., Puerto Rico, Guam, Virgin Islands, American Samoa, Wake or Midway Islands or the Marianas. U.S. citizens attending foreign schools are also eligible. Applicants must complete college entrance exams and complete individual research projects and provide a report on the research.

How to apply: Applications are available by request.

Regeneron Science Talent Search Society for Science and the Public 1719 N Street NW Washington, DC 20036

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Tech-Act Student Scholarship $500 December 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time undergraduate or graduate students. Students must submit an article about any topic relevant to technology, innovations and digitalization. The number of entries per participant is unlimited.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Tech-Act Suchi Technologies Inc. 333 West Maude Suite 207 Sunnyvale, CA 94085

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VueVille Future Technology Scholarship $1,000 September 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens or legal residents and be at least 16 years old. Students will submit a 750- to 1,000-word essay on "De-centralized Networks and Smart Homes - Opportunities and Challenges".

How to apply: Application is available online.

VueVille 27 Old Gloucester Street London, Un WC1N 3AX

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Stillman Kelley National Instrumental Awards $200-$1,000 February 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be instrumentalists, must not reach their 19th birthday by March 1 and be members of the National Federation of Music Clubs. This award rotates by region with the Northeastern and Southeastern regions in even years and Central and Western regions in odd years.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

National Federation of Music Clubs Stillman-Kelley Award Nathalie Steinbach 15 Mount Vernon Avenue Fredericksburg, VA 22405

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Ukulele Festival Hawaii's College Scholarship Program $2,000 April 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be Hawaii high school seniors in good standing. They must plan to attend a four-year college or university in the fall following graduation.

How to apply: Applications are available from Roy Sakuma Productions. An application form is required.

Ukulele Festival Hawaii c/o Roy Sakuma Productions, Inc. 3555 Harding Avenue, Suite 1 Honolulu, HI 96816

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Andrew J. Shields Memorial Scholarship $500 July 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating seniors from Clark, Cowlitz or Skamania counties. A minimum GPA of 3.0 is required. Students must intend on enrolling full-time at an accredited educational institution.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Community Foundation for Southwest Washington 610 Esther Street Suite 201 Vancouver, WA 98660

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Heather Bird Memorial Scholarship $1,000 January 22

Eligibility: Applicants must have a C average or better throughout high school. Students must attend a 2 or 4 year college. Applicants must be active leaders in her or her community.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Knox County Community Foundation Old National Bank Building 20 North Third Street Suite 301 Vincennes, IN 47591

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IAFC Foundation Scholarship Varies April 26

Eligibility: Applicants must be active members with a minimum of three years volunteer work, two years paid work or a combination of paid and volunteer work of three years with a state, county, provincial, municipal, community, industrial or federal fire department who will use the scholarship at an accredited institution of higher education. Students must submit application forms, statements, a list of credits and a transcript. Preference is given to those demonstrating need, desire and initiative.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

International Association of Fire Chiefs Foundation 4025 Fair Ridge Drive Suite 300 Fairfax, VA 22033-2868

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1 for 2 Education Foundation Scholarship Varies February 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolling as full-time students at an accredited four-year college or university and maintain a 3.0 GPA. Recipients agree to provide scholarships in the future. The deadline may close earlier than the deadline, once 500 completed applications are received.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

1 For 2 Education Foundation 4337 E. Grand River Suite 198 Howell, MI 48843

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3LAU Everything Scholarship $10,060 June 20

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school or undergraduate students. An essay submission on a provided prompt is required to be submitted.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Bold.org

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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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ACES Education Fund Scholarship $1,500 November 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be currently enrolled juniors, seniors or graduate students seeking a degree at a college or university. Students must provide an academic resume along with three references. Applicants must write an original essay as well as sample headlines with the given prompts.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

American Copy Editor's Society Eugene S. Pulliam National Journalism Center 3909 N. Meridian Street Indianapolis, IN 46208

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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 5755 North Point Parkway Suite 246 Alpharetta, GA 30022

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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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AES Scholarship $500 October 5

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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All About Education Scholarship $3,000 April 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be students 14 years or older, including high school, undergraduate, graduate and post-graduate students. Students must also be U.S. citizens, be legal residents of the 50 United States or the District of Columbia and be currently enrolled (or enroll no later than fall 2020) in a post-secondary institution. An essay is required on the topic provided.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Unigo.com 111 River Street 10th Floor Hoboken, NJ 07030

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Altec Design Web Scholarship $750 July 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolling or currently enrolled in an accredited post-secondary institution. Students must write an essay discussing how they foresee the internet changing their chosen profession in the next 20 years.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Altec Design 2323 Locust Street #308 St. Louis, MO 63103

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American Library in Paris Visiting Fellowship $5,000 February 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be English-speaking and be working on a book project, fiction or non-fiction or a feature-length documentary film. Fellows are required to present a creative project to be carried out in Paris for a minimum of a month. Fellows are also required to actively participate in the American Library while in Paris.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

American Library in Paris 10 rue du general camou Paris, FR 75007

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Amy Lowell Poetry Travelling Scholarship $54,000 October 15

Eligibility: Applicants should submit applications, curriculum vitae and poetry samples. Recipients should not accept another scholarship during the scholarship year, must travel outside North America and should have three poems by the end of scholarship year.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Choate, Hall and Stewart Two International Place Boston, MA 02110

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Annual Writing Competition $25-$5,000 June 5

Eligibility: Applicants may submit more than one entry. Entry must be original, in English, unpublished and not accepted by any other publisher at the time of submission. Due to U.S. Government restrictions, entries are unable to be accepted from Syria, Iran, North Korea or Sudan.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Writer's Digest Competition Guidelines 4700 E. Galbraith Road Cincinnati, OH 45236

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Anthem Essay Contest Up to $2,000 April 29

Eligibility: Applicants must be eighth to twelfth grade students who submit a 600-1,200-word essay that will be judged on both style and content, with an emphasis on writing that is clear, articulate and logically organized. Winning essays must demonstrate an outstanding grasp of the philosophic meaning of "Anthem".

How to apply: Essay is required for the contest. There is no application.

Ayn Rand Institute 6 Hutton Centre Drive Suite 600 Santa Ana, CA 92707

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Apartment Guide Scholarship $2,500 March 23

Eligibility: Applicants must be citizens or legal residents of the U.S. at least 17 years of age. Students must be accepted to or currently enrolled full-time at an accredited U.S. undergraduate program with a minimum GPA of 2.5. A 500-600 word essay on the given topic must be submitted along with the application.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Apartment Guide/RentPath, LLC 950 East Paces Ferry Road Suite 2600 Atlanta, GA 30326

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Archibald Rutledge Scholarship Program $2,000 February 24

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors in South Carolina public schools, have attended South Carolina public schools for the past two consecutive years and be U.S. citizens. There are five categories: creative writing, dance, music, theater and visual arts. For the creative writing category, a sonnet, lyric or narrative poem no longer than one page must be submitted. For the dance category, an original, short dance composition of three to ten minutes. For the music category, an original composition of three to ten minutes must be submitted. For the theater category, an original one-act play with a performing time of eight to fifteen minutes. For the visual arts category, an original visual composition must be submitted. Compositions are judged on creativity, originality and quality of expression and content.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, composition and process folio are required.

South Carolina State Department of Education 1429 Senate Street Columbia, SC 29201

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Arctic Physical Therapy Scholarship $500 August 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be citizens of the U.S. or Canada who will be attending college during the upcoming academic year. A minimum GPA of 3.0 is required. Students must submit an essay explaining the benefits of physical therapy.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Arctic Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation 300 Old Steese Highway Fairbanks, AK 99701

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At Your Pace Online “What the Tech?!” Scholarship $1,000 May 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be currently enrolled at or planning to attend a university or community college, graduate school program, distance-learning school program, vocational or trade school located in the continental US. An essay or video essay on a provided topic is required.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

At Your Pace Online (AYPO) 1383 2nd Avenue Gold Hill, OR 97525

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Atlas Shrugged Essay Contest Up to $10,000 September 27

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors, college undergraduates or graduate students who submit an 800-1,600-word essay which will be judged on both style and content with an emphasis on writing that is clear, articulate and logically organized. Winning essays must demonstrate an outstanding grasp of the philosophic meaning of "Atlas Shrugged".

How to apply: Essay is required for the contest. There is no application.

Ayn Rand Institute 6 Hutton Centre Drive Suite 600 Santa Ana, CA 92707

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AU Student Essay Contest $500-$1,500 April 19

Eligibility: Applicants must be current high school juniors or seniors in the U.S. Students must submit an essay discussing potential violations of church-state separations as found in the topics listed on the website.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Americans United for Separation of Church and State Attn.: Essay Contest Submission 1310 L Street NW Suite 200 Washington, DC 20005

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AutoAccident.com Scholarship $1,000 May 14

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors and have a minimum 3.0 GPA. An essay submission on a provided topic is required. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application and essay.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

AutoAccident.com: Sacramento Personal Injury Lawyer 1900 Point W Way Suite 200 Sacramento, CA 95815

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AX Control, Inc. Academic Scholarship $1,000 June 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled full- or part-time as an undergraduate at a college or university. An essay on a provided topic is required.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

AX Control 605 Attain Street Suite 121 Fuquay-Varina, NC 27526-1972

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B. Davis Scholarship $1,000 May 22

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school students in their junior or senior year or be currently enrolled in a post-secondary institution. Students must submit an essay response using no more than 1,000 words, provide basic information and describe their current or future collegiate goals.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Student Award Search Aid

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Barbara Mandigo Kelly Peace Poetry Awards $200-$1,000 July 1

Eligibility: Adult applicants must send a $15 fee for up to three poems. There is no fee for youth applicants. Applicants must send unpublished poems in English and should send copies, not the originals as they can't be returned.

How to apply: Send poems to mailing address or fax number.

Nuclear Age Peace Foundation 1187 Coast Village Road PMB 121, Suite 1 Santa Barbara, CA 93108-2794

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Behind the Wheel Scholarship $1,000 March 15

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

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Gelb & Gelb PC 1634 I Street NW Suite 350 Washington, DC 20006

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Bey & Associates $1,000 July 16

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolling in or currently attending as a first year student an accredited U.S. institution for an undergraduate or graduate degree. Students must write an essay and provide proof of enrollment.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Bey & Associates, LLC 191 Peachtree Street NE #3230 Atlanta, GA 30303

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Blitz $1,000 Annual Scholarship $1,000 July 1

Eligibility: Students must be high school seniors or enrolled or planning to enroll in a college or university in the United States or Canada. Applicants must submit an essay addressing a topic related to sales. Selection is based on the overall strength of the submission. Employees of Blitz Lead Manager and their immediate family members are ineligible.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Blitz Sales Software 3139 North Republic Boulevard Toledo, OH 43615

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Brady & Patrick Gallagher Memorial Scholarship $2,000 March 1

Eligibility: Applicants must demonstrate ability and interest with evidence of participation in community and school activities. Financial need may be considered.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Kalamazoo Community Foundation 402 East Michigan Avenue Kalamazoo, MI 49007-3888

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Brady Cobin Scholarship Essay Contest Up to $2,500 May 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolling in an accredited undergraduate or graduate program, including two-year associate degree programs. Students must submit an original essay using the given prompt.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Brady Cobin Law Group PLLC 4141 Parklake Avenue Suite 130 Raleigh, NC 27612-2332

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Breathing for Tomorrow Lung Cancer Scholarship $2,500 November 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be accepted to or enrolled in an accredited U.S. college or university with a minimum 3.5 GPA. An essay on a provided prompt is required to be submitted.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Pintas & Mullins 368 West Huron Street Suite 100 Chicago, IL 60654

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Brown Bag Marketing Scholarship Essay Contest $1,500 January 10

Eligibility: Applicants must be actively enrolled in an accredited community college, undergraduate or graduate program with a valid student ID number and currently enrolled in classes. Students must submit a unique essay on a provided topic.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Brown Bag Marketing 3340 Peachtree Road NE Suite 2690 Atlanta, GA 30326

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Car Accident Scholarship $1,000 June 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be current high school seniors, college students or graduate students who are legal residents of the United States. Students must be in good overall academic standing and have a minimum 3.0 GPA. An essay on a provided prompt is required to be submitted.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Zanes Law 4580 East Grant Road Suite 101 Tucson, AZ 85712

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Chief Chicago Limo College Scholarship $1,000 March 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled as a full-time undergraduate or graduate at an accredited college or university in the United States with a minimum GPA of 3.0 or above. Students must submit an essay on a provided prompt.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Chief Chicago Limo Chicago, IL

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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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CodeWizardsHQ Educational Scholarship $2,500 May 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors or incoming college freshmen. Students must have a minimum 3.5 GPA. Priority will be given to applicants in a STEM program. An essay on a provided prompt is required to be submitted.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

CodeWizardsHQ 11900 Jollyville Road Suite 203278 Austin, TX 78720

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College Dorm Survey Scholarship $1,000 December 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be currently enrolled U.S. college students who have lived in on-campus dormitory housing at some point during their college career. Students must take a short survey about their college dormitory experience.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Uloop Inc. 306 South Washington Avenue Suite 400 Royal Oak, MI 48067

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Comedy TABC Scholarship $1,500 May 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be planning on or currently attending an accredited college, university or continuing education program. Students must take the pledge to never drink and drive and submit an essay on a provided topic.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

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

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Corban Gunn $1,000 July 16

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolling as or currently attending an accredited undergraduate or graduate program as a first-year student. Students must write an essay and include proof of first-year status along with the application.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Corban Gunn 175 Lameuse Street Suite C Biloxi, MS 39530

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Cottage and Bungalow Scholarship $500 June 2

Eligibility: Applicants must be legal U.S. students or hold a valid student visa and be at least 18 years of age by December 31 of the current year. Students must be currently enrolled or enrolling in an accredited U.S. institution as a full-time undergraduate or graduate student. Applicants must submit an essay on the given topic on the website.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Cottage and Bungalow P.O. Box 384 Tullahoma, TN 37388

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Countdown to College Scholarship $500 May 5

Eligibility: Applicants must be subscribed to the Countdown to College eNewsletter.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Potential Magazine 61 Market Place Montgomery, AL 36117

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CouponBirds Help To Save Scholarship $500-$1,200 April 17, October 10

Eligibility: Applicants must be at least 15 years old and currently enrolled in an accredited college or university within the U.S. or Canada. Students must take a survey pertaining to shopping behaviors and upload a 3-5 minute video on a provided topic.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

CouponBirds.com

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Courage to Grow Scholarship $500 Monthly

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors or college students with a minimum GPA of 2.5 and must also be U.S. citizens.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Courage to Grow Scholarship P.O. Box 2507 Chelan, WA 98816

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Crossword Hobbyist Crossword Scholarship $1,000 April 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be current or incoming undergraduate students who will be enrolled for the upcoming fall semester. Students must create a newspaper-style crossword puzzle on a topic they are passionate about. Friends or family members of committee members are not allowed to apply for this scholarship.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Crossword Hobbyist

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Cyberbullying Awareness Scholarship $1,000 May 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating high school seniors enrolling in post-secondary education or be current undergraduate, graduate or law program students at a U.S. college or university. Students must have a minimum GPA of 3.0 and write an essay pertaining to the prevention of cyberbullying.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

McCready Law 10008 South Western Avenue Chicago, IL 60643

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DamagedCars.Com Summer Scholarship $1,000 April 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be at least 18 years of age and legal residents of the United States. Students must be currently enrolled at an accredited high school, college or university in the United States. An original and unique essay on a provided topic is required.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

DamagedCars.com 7900 NW 154th Street Suite 200 Miami Lakes, FL 33016

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Debt.com Scholarship $500 October 31

Eligibility: Applicants must submit confirmation emails for proof of multiple scholarship applications. Students must submit a short letter about themselves.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Debt.com 5701 West Sunrise Boulevard, Suite 100 Plantation, FL 33313

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DecksDirect Scholarship $1,000 May 5

Eligibility: Applicants must be undergraduate and graduate students attending an accredited university within the United States as well as high school seniors who have been accepted into a university program. Students must be at least 18 years of age and legal residents of the United States or a holder of a valid student visa. An essay on a provided prompt is required to be submitted.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

DecksDirect 5400 Nathan Lane North Suite 100 Minneapolis, MN 55442

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Defining Moment Scholarship $1,000 March 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors, college students or graduate student who are legal residents of the United States and are enrolled in a two- to five-year post-secondary institution. Students must have a minimum 3.0 GPA and be in good overall academic standing. An essay submission on a provided prompt is required.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Attorney George W. Ganim, Jr. 3422 Main Street Bridgeport, CT 06606

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Distracted Driving Awareness Scholarship $2,000 July 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be currently enrolled in or enrolling into an accredited community college, undergraduate or graduate degree program in the U.S. with a minimum GPA of 3.0. Students must write an essay pertaining to distracted driving.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Cooper Hurley Injury Lawyers 125 St. Pauls Boulevard Suite 510 Norfolk, VA 23510

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Divorce Stigma Scholarship $1,000 February 28

Eligibility: Applicants must be currently enrolled or accepted to an accredited U.S. community college, undergraduate or graduate program and have a minimum GPA of 3.0. Students must write an essay explaining how a divorce produced a positive outcome for those involved.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Atlanta Divorce Law Group 3510 Old Milton Parkway Alpharetta, GA 30005

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DO Supply Inc. Academic Scholarship $1,000 June 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled as an undergraduate at a college or university and be at least 18 years of age. Students must write an essay regarding a small business that has impacted their lives or their plans to establish their own business.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

DO Supply Inc. 6305 Lake Wheeler Road Raleigh, NC 27603

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Do-Over Scholarship $1,500 June 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be students 14 years or older, including high school undergraduate, graduate and post-graduate students. Students must also be U.S. citizens, be legal residents of the 50 United States or the District of Columbia and be currently enrolled or plan to enroll in a post-secondary institution. An essay is required on the topic provided.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Unigo.com 111 River Street 10th Floor Hoboken, NJ 07030

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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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Earnest Scholarship $5,000 May 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled, or due to be enrolled, as full-time students at an accredited U.S. college or university. Students who are domestic, international or undocumented and those attending online universities are welcome to apply. An essay on a provided topic is required.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Earnest 303 2nd Street Suite 401N San Francisco, CA 94107

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Edna Meudt Memorial Award and the Florence Kahn Memorial Award $500 January 31

Eligibility: Applicants can be college students at any level. Applicants must submit 10 original, unpublished poems.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

National Federation of State Poetry Societies NFSPS College/University-Level Competition Shirley Blackwell P.O. Box 1352 Los Lumas, NM 87031

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Education Matters Scholarship $5,000 November 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be students 13 years or older, including high school undergraduate, graduate and post-graduate students. Students must also be U.S. citizens, be legal residents of the 50 United States or the District of Columbia and be currently enrolled (or enroll no later than fall 2018) in a post-secondary institution. An essay is required on the topic provided.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Unigo.com 111 River Street 10th Floor Hoboken, NJ 07030

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Education Matters Scholarship $1,000 March 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be currently enrolled or enrolling in 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 topic.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Law Offices of Kevin J Roach LLC 400 Chesterfield Center Suite 400 Chesterfield, MO 63017

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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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Elite Lawyer Scholarship $500 August 3

Eligibility: Applicants must be currently attending or planning on attending college or graduate school and have a minimum 2.5 GPA. Students must submit an essay or video presentation on a provided topic.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Elite Lawyer 5239 Thatcher Road Downers Grove, IL 60515

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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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ExpressVPN Future of Privacy Scholarship $5,000 August 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be current high school, undergraduate or graduate students in the United States or United Kingdom. Students must submit an application and essay. Selection based on creativity, originality, detail, clear and articulate writing, and student's ability to formulate an opinion.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

ExpressVPN

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Fair Divorce Legislation Scholarship $1,000 February 28

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled in an accredited community college, undergraduate or graduate program and have a minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA. Students may apply if awaiting admission decision or deciding on an institution but must be enrolled before receiving the scholarship. An essay on a specific topic is required. Selection is based on the overall strength of the submitted essay.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Moskowitz Law Group LLC 25 Main Street Suite 603 Hackensack, NJ 07601

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Feldco Windows, Siding and Doors Scholarship $1,000 June 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens and current high school seniors or undergraduate college students. Students must write an essay on an assigned topic given on the scholarship webpage.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Feldco 9932 South Western Avenue Chicago, IL 60643

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FitMyCar $1,000 Next Generation Scholarship $1,000 September 21

Eligibility: Applicants must be legal residents of Australia or the United States or holders of a valid student visa and be at least 18 years of age. Students must be currently enrolled in or accepted to full-time undergraduate or graduate programs in an accredited college or university in either the United States or Australia. An essay submission on a provided prompt is required.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

FitMyCar 6 Freight Road Ravenhall, VIC 3023

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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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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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Future of School Scholarship Program Up to $10,000 March 16

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors who have completed a minimum of five blended or online courses during their last two years of high school and plan to enroll in full-time undergraduate study at an accredited two- or four-year college, university or vocational-technical school. Students must demonstrate academic achievement or personal improvement as a direct result of their enrollment in the blended/online learning. A recommendation form and transcript are required to be submitted.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Future of School Scholarship Program Scholarship America One Scholarship Way Saint Peter, MN 56082

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Global Lift Equipment Scholarship $500 June 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be residents of the U.S. or Canada who plan to or are currently attending a post-secondary institution in the U.S. or Canada in the fall and have a GPA of 2.5 or higher. Students must submit a short story to apply. Selection is based on the strength of the overall application.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Global Lift Equipment 8850A Depot Road Lynden, WA 98664

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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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Got A Spine Scholarship $500 June 2

Eligibility: Applicants must be citizens of the U.S. or Canada who will be attending college full-time during the upcoming academic year. A minimum GPA of 2.5 is required. Students must submit an essay explaining common ways people develop back problems and methods chiropractors use to treat back pain.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Arctic Chiropractic Fairbanks 308 Old Steese Highway Fairbanks, AK 99701

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Graduate School Scholarship $1,000 July 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be prospective graduate students who will be studying in the United States. Students must be applying and admitted to an on-campus or hybrid graduate program, online master’s program or PhD or doctoral program. International students who have been admitted into U.S. universities are eligible for this scholarship. An essay submission on a provided prompt is required.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

CollegeHippo 178 Clear Pond Drive Walpole, MA 02081

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Grungo Colarulo Giving Back to the Community $1,000 October 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolling in or currently enrolled in an accredited undergraduate or graduate program in the U.S. and have a minimum GPA of 3.0. An essay submission on a provided prompt is required.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Grungo Colarulo 1926 Greentree Road Suite 110 Cherry Hill, NJ 08003

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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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Hero Student Scholarship $5,000 April 14

Eligibility: Applicants must be undergraduate students with a minimum of 24 credits completed by the end of the current semester and planning to enroll full-time for the entire upcoming academic year at an accredited two- or four-year college, university or vocational-technical school in the U.S. Students must be at least 18 years of age and submit an essay on a provided topic.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Course Hero 1400B Seaport Boulevard Floor 2 Redwood City, CA 94063

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I Have a Dream Scholarship $1,500 January 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be at least 13 years old at time of application and a legal resident of the United States. Students must be currently enrolled, or will be enrolled within seven years, at an accredited postsecondary institution. Applicants must describe what they dream about in 250 words or less.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Unigo.com 111 River Street 10th Floor Hoboken, NJ 07030

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I Have Spirit, Yes I Do $1,000-$3,000 April 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors in the United States who will be attending a community college or a four-year university in the fall. An essay on a provided prompt is required to be submitted.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

1st Place Spiritwear 2659 Center Road Hinckley, OH 44233

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Idaho Advocates Scholarship $1,000 January 31 and June 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled in an accredited law school located within the United States. Students must submit an essay on a provided topic.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

The Advocates 1710 South Wells Avenue Suite 110 Meridian, ID 83642

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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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iVisa Annual Scholarship $1,500 May 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be currently enrolled at an accredited university or college with a minimum grade point average of 2.5. Students must submit transcripts and an original essay pertaining to their personal experience of learning about a new culture and how that experience improved their life.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

iVisa

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IVLA Scholarship $1,000 April 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. residents accepted to an accredited U.S. college, university or trade school or graduating high school senior. Students must have a minimum GPA of 2.5 and write an essay pertaining to technology's effect on education.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

International Virtual Learning Academy 2657 Windmill Parkway #142 Henderson, NV 89074

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Janitorial Manager $1,000 Annual Scholarship $1,000 July 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors or enrolled or planning to enroll in a college or university in the United States or Canada. An original essay submission on a provided prompt is required.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Janitorial Manager 3139 Republic Boulevard North Toledo, OH 43615

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Johnston Martineau LLP $500 November 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled at or plan to enroll in an Iowa college or university. Students must have a grade point average of 2.5 or higher. Applicants must intent to pursue a law oriented career including attorney, paralegal, legal assistant or investigator.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Johnston Martineau LLP 699 Walnut Street #400 Des Moines, IA

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Julianne Malveaux Scholarship Varies March 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled as sophomores or juniors at an accredited college or university and have a minimum 3.0 GPA. Students may major in related fields such as public policy or creative writing.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

National Association of Negro Business and Professional Women's Clubs Inc. 1806 New Hampshire Avenue NW Washington, DC 20009-3298

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Key To a Bright Future Scholarship $1,000 April 7

Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating high school seniors or current college students in the United States. Students must have a 3.0 GPA or higher. Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents of the United States.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An essay must be included as part of the application.

Law Offices of Sheryl R. Rentz 326 West Lancaster Avenue Suite 100 Ardmore, PA 19003

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Know Your Rights Scholarship $1,000 February 28

Eligibility: Applicants must be currently enrolled in an undergraduate, graduate or law school in the U.S. with a minimum GPA of 3.0. Students must submit an essay along with their application.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Nieves Law Firm, APC 160 Franklin Street Suite 210 Oakland, CA 94607

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Law Office of Mike Campbell Scholarship $1,000 July 16

Eligibility: Applicants must be attending or planning to attend their first year at any college or graduate school in the United States. An essay must be submitted as part of the application process.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Law Office of Mike Campbell 2600 Forum Boulevard, Suite B1A Columbia, MO 65203

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Law Offices of Scott Henry Scholarship $1,000 June 1

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 3.0 GPA. An essay on a provided prompt is required to be submitted.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Law Offices of Scott Henry 17581 Irvine Boulevard Suite 100 Tustin, CA 92780

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Lawyers Against Distracted Driving Scholarship $1,000 April 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be South Carolina residents. Students must be attending or planning to attend a university or college in the United States. A school transcript or acceptance letter and an essay on a provided topic are required.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Law Office of Kenneth E. Berger 5205 Forest Drive Suite 2 Columbia, SC 29206

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Lift Parts Express Scholarship $500 June 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be citizens of the U.S. or Canada who will be attending college in the upcoming academic year. A minimum GPA of 3.0 is required. Students must submit an essay explaining their professional goals.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Lift Parts Express 2442 NW Market Street Seattle, WA 98107

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M. Josephine O'Neil Arts Award Up to $6,000 January 9

Eligibility: Applicants must be Illinois residents and be sophomores at an accredited community college or current or upcoming juniors at an accredited four-year college or university. Students must demonstrate outstanding accomplishment in music, visual arts, dance, theater or the literary arts.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, transcript, evidence of accomplishment in the arts (such as reviews, awards, etc.) and an artwork sample are required.

Delta Kappa Gamma Society International Lambda State Organization c/o Athena Columbus 8127 North Oketo Avenue Niles, IL 60714-2941

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Maeband Scholarship $500 July 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be a mom or expectant mom and a U.S. citizen currently enrolled in an accredited U.S. two- or four-year university or college in any field. An essay submission on a provided topic is required.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Maeband

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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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McMath Woods Scholarship $1,000 July 16

Eligibility: Applicants must be entering their first year of undergraduate or graduate studies at an accredited school within the U.S. Students must write an essay as part of their application materials.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

McMath Woods P.A. 711 West Third STreet Little Rock, AR 72201

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Mental Health System Reform Scholarship $1,000 February 28

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors planning to enroll in college or students who are currently enrolled in an undergraduate, graduate or law school program within the United States. Students must have a minimum 3.0 GPA. A resume, academic transcript and an essay on a provided prompt are required to be submitted.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Dayne Phillips Attorney at Law 1614 Taylor Street Suite D Columbia, SC 29201

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National High School Poetry Contest/Easterday Poetry Award $500 March 31, June 30, September 30, December 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. high school students. Submitted poems must be 20 lines or less, in English, unpublished and not simultaneously submitted to any other competition. Applicants may only submit one poem during any 90-day span and must include a self-addressed, stamped envelope with each mailed entry, or applicants may submit their poems online. Submissions are accepted year-round.

How to apply: There is no application form.

Live Poets Society P.O. Box 8841 Turnersville, NJ 08012

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New York Life Award $500-$1,000 December 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be in grades 7–12 (ages 13 and up) and submit art or writing works exploring personal grief, loss and bereavement. Submissions can be in any of the listed 28 categories of art and writing. State scholarships are also available to two students from each of the following states: Michigan, Mississippi, Montana, New Jersey and New Mexico. 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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Nicholas Virgilio Haiku and Senryu Contest $50 March

Eligibility: Applicants must be in grades 7 through 12. Students must submit up to three original, previously unpublished haiku. Selection is based on the overall strength of the submission.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Haiku Society of America NVHA Haiku Contest c/o George Vallianos 16 Sandringham Terrace Cherry Hill, NJ 08003

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No Essay $2,000 Scholarship $2,000 February 21

Eligibility: Applicants must be at least 18 years of age at the time of the application and be legal residents of the United States of America. Students must be currently enrolled, have been or will be enrolled in a college, university or trade school.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Universities.com 1301 Hwy 36 Building 2 Suite 15 Hazlet, NJ 07730

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Nuclear Family Scholarship $1,000 February 28

Eligibility: Applicants must be current high school seniors, college students or graduate students who are legal residents of the United States and reside in one of the 50 states or the District of Columbia. Students must be must be enrolled in a two- to five-year post-secondary institution, be in good overall academic standing and have a minimum 3.0 GPA. An essay submission on a provided prompt is required.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Law Office of David E. Gordon 1850 Poplar Crest Cove Suite 200 Memphis, TN 38119

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Odenza Vacations College Scholarship $500 June 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be residents of the U.S. or Canada between the ages of 17 and 24. A minimum GPA of 2.5 is required. Students must submit an essay explaining who they want to be in college.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Odenza Vacations 4445 Eastgate Mall Suite 200 San Diego, CA 92121

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Off-Campus Apartment Survey Scholarship $1,000 December 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be currently enrolled U.S. college students who have lived in an off-campus apartment during their college career. Students must take a short survey about their college apartment experience.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Uloop Inc. 306 South Washington Avenue Suite 400 Royal Oak, MI 48067

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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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Out-of-the-Box Thinking Scholarship $250-$1,250 August 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be a current high school, undergraduate or graduate student in the U.S. An essay, pitch or summary about a pet innovation idea and how it was conceptualized is required.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Litter-Robot 2900 Auburn Court Auburn Hills, MI 48326

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Parking Spot Scholarship $1,000 May 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be legal U.S. residents and current high school students with a minimum 3.0 GPA. Students must plan to enroll in an accredited two- or four-year college, university or vocational-technical school in the United States and not be current the Parking Spot employees or directly related to an employee. An essay submission on a provided prompt is required.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Parking Spot

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Petrelli Previtera $1000 Bi-Annual Scholarship $1,000 April 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be United States citizens or permanent residents and currently attending or planning to attend a college, university or law school. Students must be in good academic standing with their current educational institution. An essay on a provided prompt is required to be submitted.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Petrelli Previtera LLC 1845 Walnut Street 19th Floor Philadelphia, PA 19103

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Phillip Francis Lutzenkirchen Character Scholarship Program $4,300 March 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school juniors or seniors or current undergraduate students enrolled in or planning to enroll in a full-time accredited program at a two-year or four-year college, university or vocational-technical school located in the United States. A minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale is required. Students must have participated in at least one extracurricular activity for two semesters or more and have completed the 43 Lessons to Legacy Curriculum in a controlled group environment with a designated leader.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Lutzie 43 Foundation 1500 First Ave North Unit 99 Birmingham, AL 35203

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Pittman, Roberts & Welsh Academic Scholarship $1,000 July 17

Eligibility: Applicants must be planning on attending their first year or currently in their first year of college or graduate school at a college or university in the United States. An essay submission on a provided topic is required.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Pittman, Roberts & Welsh PLLC 410 South President Street Jackson, MS 39201

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Playwright Discovery Award Varies February

Eligibility: Applicants must be students in grades 6-12. Applicants are to create an original one-act script of less than 40 pages that documents the experience of living with a disability. Applicants must have a disability, or the script can be a collaboration of a group of up to 5 students with one student having a disability. Selected scripts will be performed for middle school, high school and adult audiences. First and second place winners will have their plays performed at the JFK Performing Arts Center.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts 2700 F Street NW Washington, DC 20566

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Practice Aptitude Tests Student Scholarship $500 May 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be 18 years of age or older and enrolled full-time or have graduated within the last 12 months. Students must submit an essay on a provided prompt.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Practice Aptitude Tests 1 Lindsey Street London, En EC1A 9HP

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Private Frontier Essay Contest Up to $2,500 March 8

Eligibility: Applicants must be between the ages of 12-18 and reside in North America or Hawaii. An essay on a provided topic is required to be submitted. Essay submissions may be submitted by students, their parents or teachers.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Stossel in the Classroom 20 Rope Lane Levittown, NY 11756

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Prize in Ethics Essay Contest $500-$5,000 January 21

Eligibility: Applicants must be registered full-time juniors and seniors at accredited colleges and universities in the U.S. Students must write an essay dealing with ethics and have a faculty sponsor review their essay and sign the entry form.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Elie Wiesel Foundation for Humanity 555 Madison Avenue, 20th Floor New York, NY 10022

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Project Yellow Light/Hunter Garner Scholarship Up to $8,000 April 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school juniors or seniors between the ages of 14 and 20 or full-time undergraduate college students between the ages of 15 and 25. Students must submit a video ad, design for a billboard ad or radio spot to encourage safe driving.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Project Yellow Light c/o Julie Garner One Shockoe Plaza Richmond, VA 23219-4132

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Ray Bradbury Award for Science Fiction and Fantasy $1,000 December 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be in grades 7–12 (ages 13 and up) and submit writings using supernatural, magical, futuristic, scientific and technological themes as key elements of the narrative. Submissions can be in any of the 11 writing categories. 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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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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RealtyHop Scholarship $1,000 April 30, August 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating high school seniors or currently enrolled undergraduates seeking a bachelor's or associate's degree. Students must submit their application including an essay via their school email address.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

RealtyHop 355 Madison Avenue 4th Floor New York, NY 10017

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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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Religious Liberty Essay Scholarship Contest $500-$2,000 March 6

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school juniors or seniors. Students must submit an essay relating to religious freedom. Selection is based on the overall strength of the essay.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Baptist Joint Committee for Religious Liberty (BJC) Essay Contest 200 Maryland Avenue, NE Washington, DC 20002

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Rent A Knee Walker Scholarship $250 September 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors who have been accepted into college or currently enrolled undergraduate or graduate-level students with a minimum 3.0 GPA. Students must submit a 500 word essay or 3 to 5 minute video on a provided prompt.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Rent A Knee Walker 1070 Rainer Drive Suite B Altamonte Springs, FL 32714

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RMV Lawyer Driving Safety Scholarship $1,000 January 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be between the ages of 16 and 24 and enrolled or due to be enrolled as full-time students at an accredited U.S. college or university. Students attending online universities are welcome to apply as well as domestic, international and undocumented students. An essay on a provided prompt is required to be submitted.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

RMV Lawyer 550 Cochituate Road Suite 25 Framingham, MA 01701-4683

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Safe Adolescent Driving Scholarship $1,000 June 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be currently enrolled in college, graduate school or be GED holders about to attend a college within the United States. Students must be in good academic standing with a minimum 3.0 GPA. An essay submission on a provided topic is required.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Schiller & Hamilton Law Firm 197 South Herlong Avenue Rock Hill, SC 29732

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Safe Driving Scholarship $1,000 May 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors or enrolled in a college or university in the United States. Students must have a minimum 3.0 GPA. An essay on a provided prompt, resume and transcript are required.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Springs Law Group 6215 Corporate Drive Suite 101 Colorado Springs, CO 80919

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Schlanger Law Group Scholarship for Undergrads $1,500 July 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be currently enrolled in an undergraduate program within the United States or high school seniors who are able to provide proof of enrollment in a U.S. accredited college or university. An essay submission on a provided topic is required.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Schlanger Law Group LLP 80 Broad Street Suite 1301 New York, NY 10004

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Scholarship for Creative Thinkers $1,000 April 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled, or due to be enrolled, as full-time students at an accredited U.S. college or university. Students who are domestic, international and undocumented as well as those attending online universities are welcome to apply.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

MyCreativeShop 3003 32nd Avenue S Fargo, ND 58104

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Scholarship for First-Year College Students $1,000 July 17

Eligibility: Applicants must be attending their first year of college or planning to attend their first year of college. Students may attend any college, university or graduate school in the United States and study any major. An essay submission on a provided topic is required.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Belsky, Weinberg & Horowitz LLC 220 North Liberty Street Baltimore, MD 21201

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Scholarship to Pay off Student Loans $500 March 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be currently enrolled or enrolling in an accredited post-secondary institution of higher education. Students must be legal citizens of the U.S, applicants under DACA status or International students with a valid student visa. An essay on a provided topic is required to be submitted.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

College Monk Scholarship to Pay Off Student Loans 447 Broadway 2nd Floor Suite 147 Manhattan, NY 10013

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Scholastic Art and Writing Portfolio Award Up to $10,000 December 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors in U.S. or Canadian schools. Students must submit a total of six art or writing works with accompanying artist and personal statements in one of 28 categories of art and writing.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

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

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Sean M. Cleary Scholarship $1,000 August 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens at least 18 years of age. Students must be graduating high school seniors or current college students. Applicants must have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher. Students must complete application and write an essay regarding why you shouldn't drink and drive.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Law Office of Sean M. Cleary 19 West Flagler Street Suite 618 Miami, FL 33130

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SelectBlinds.com College Scholarship $1,000 July 15

Eligibility: Applicants must submit an original idea in the form of an image, photograph, video or other creativity means that addresses one of the following: what is the most creative thing you can do with window coverings, or invent a new technology for window coverings. Students must also answer a short essay. Applicants must be residents of the United States, currently registered at an accredited high school or college and hold a 2.5 or better grade point average.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

SelectBlinds.com 7420 South Kyrene Road Suite 119 Tempe, AZ 85204

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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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Shout It Out Scholarship $1,500 September 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be students 13 years or older, including high school undergraduate, graduate and post-graduate students. Students must also be U.S. citizens, be legal residents of the 50 United States or the District of Columbia and be currently enrolled (or enroll no later than fall 2018) in a post-secondary institution. An essay is required on the topic provided.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Unigo.com 111 River Street 10th Floor Hoboken, NJ 07030

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Silver Linings of the COVID-19 Pandemic Scholarship $500 July 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be currently enrolled or planning to enroll in a undergraduate or graduate level program. Students must submit a college transcript or proof of enrollment, current resume and an essay on a provided topic.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Burger Law 500 North Broadway Suite 1860 St. Louis, MO 63102

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Sixth City Marketing College Scholarship $1,500 June 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be incoming freshmen, undergraduate students or graduate students. An essay submission on a provided topic is required.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Sixth City Marketing 22255 Center Ridge Road Suite 207 Rocky River, OH 44116

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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 Cause Student Scholarships $1,000 September 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled in a degree program at least half-time or technical skills training program and legal residents of one of the fifty United States or the District of Columbia. Students must be at least 18 years of age.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Ascent Student Loans 501 West Broadway Suite A150 San Diego, CA 92101

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Solomon Law Group Scholarship Opportunity $1,000 July 16

Eligibility: Applicants must be attending or plan on attending a college or university within the United States for their first year of school. An essay is required as part of the application process.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Solomon Law Group 3501 North Main Street Columbia, SC 29203

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Solvable Scholarship $1,000 November 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens enrolled in a two-year or four-year college or university part or full time. 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.

Solvable

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Sparrows Scholarship $500 December 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens or legal permanent residents of the fifty United States or District of Columbia and planning to enroll or currently enrolled in a two- or four-year accredited institution. Students must have a minimum 3.0 GPA.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Sparrows 3130 Alpine Road Suite 288-453 Portola Valley, CA 94028

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Steps For Change Scholarship $2,000 April 27

Eligibility: Applicants must be current high school seniors expecting to graduate and in the process of applying to, or having been accepted to, a college or university. Students must have a household income of less than $55,000 and a minimum 3.5 cumulative GPA. A one-minute video submission on a provided topic is required.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Wealth By Health Steps For Change Foundation 5419 Hollywood Boulevard Suite B Los Angeles, CA 90027

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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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Strong Roots Scholarship $500 August 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be in good academic standing with at least a 3.0 GPA. Scholarship is open to students attending community college, undergraduate or graduate level programs. Students must submit a 500-word essay on the topic given on the website that relates to building strong communities.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Richmond Defense Group 4124 E. Parham Road #250 Richmond, CA 23228

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Study.com Academic Awards $500 April 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be citizens of the United States who are either graduating high school seniors or students currently enrolled at an accredited college or university. Students must have a minimum of 30 semester hours or 40 quarter hours remaining in their program until graduation.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Study.com 100 View Street #202 Mountain View, CA 94041

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SuperMoney's Financial Literacy Scholarship $2,500 January 4

Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time high school seniors or enrolled full-time or part-time as an undergraduate or graduate student in a college, graduate school or trade school. Students must have a minimum 3.0 GPA and submit an essay on a required prompt. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

SuperMoney 3100 South Harbor Boulevard Santa Ana, CA 92704

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Superpower Scholarship $2,500 March 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be students 14 years or older, including high school undergraduate, graduate and post-graduate students. Students must also be U.S. citizens, be legal residents of the 50 United States or the District of Columbia and be currently enrolled (or enroll no later than fall 2018) in a post-secondary institution. An essay is required on the topic provided.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Unigo.com 111 River Street 10th Floor Hoboken, NJ 07030

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Texting and Driving Awareness Scholarship $1,000 February 10

Eligibility: Applicants must have been accepted to or be currently enrolled in an accredited community college, undergraduate or graduate program in the United States. Students are required to submit an essay on a provided prompt, a resume and college acceptance letter or other proof of acceptance or attendance.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Hodge & Langley Law Firm 229 Magnolia Street Spartanburg, SC 29306

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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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The City That Works Scholarship $1,000 June 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be current high school seniors, college students or graduate students who are legal residents of the United States and reside in one of the 50 states or the District of Columbia. Students must have a minimum 3.0 GPA and be in good overall academic standing. An essay on a provided prompt is required to be submitted.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Costa Ivone LLC. 311 North Aberdeen Street Suite 100B Chicago, IL 60607

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The Fountainhead Essay Contest Up to $5,000 April 29

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school juniors or seniors who submit a 800-1,600 word essay which will be judged on both style and content with an emphasis on writing that is clear, articulate and logically organized. Winning essays must demonstrate an outstanding grasp of the philosophic and psychological meaning of "The Fountainhead".

How to apply: Essay is required for the contest. There is no application.

Ayn Rand Institute 6 Hutton Centre Drive Suite 600 Santa Ana, CA 92707

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Think For Yourself College Scholarship Essay Contest Up to $5,000 February 29

Eligibility: Applicants must be at least 13 years of age and legal residents of the United States. Students must be currently in middle or high school. An essay submission on a provided prompt is required.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Let Grow 228 Park Avenue South Suite 77212 New York, NY 10003

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Thomas Law Offices College Scholarship $1,000 July 17

Eligibility: Applicants must be attending an accredited U.S. institution as a first-year student in either an undergraduate or graduate program. Students must write an essay and provide proof of first-year status along with their application.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Thomas Law Offices 9418 Norton Commons Boulevard Suite 200 Louisville, KY 40059

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TicketHelp Safe Driver Scholarship $1,000 June 5 and December 5

Eligibility: Applicants must have had a driver’s license for at least one year and been accepted and committed to or currently enrolled in an accredited college or university. Students must have a minimum 2.8 GPA and submit an essay on a provided topic.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Feifer & Greenberg LLP 15 Maiden Lane Suite 1208 New York, NY 10038

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Unigo Monthly Scholarships $1,500-10,000 Monthly

Eligibility: Applicants must be at least 13 years of age and legal residents of the fifty United States or the District of Columbia. Students must be currently enrolled in an accredited post-secondary institution and submit an essay on a provided prompt.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Unigo.com 111 River Street 10th Floor Hoboken, NJ 07030

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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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Viceroy Auto Trans $1,000 March 8

Eligibility: Applicants must be current students enrolled at a post-secondary institution including truck driver academy or other transport logistics program with a minimum grade point average of 3.0. Students must submit an essay along with their application.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Viceroy Auto Trans

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Victory In Scholastic Achievement Award $2,000-$3,000 January 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be accepted to and can prove enrollment in an accredited college, university or trade school. An essay, transcript and reference form are required to be submitted.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Knowledge Is Key Inc. Scholarship Committee 29 Marvin Avenue Uniondale, NY 11553

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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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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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Willful Worker Scholarship $1,000 January 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be current high school seniors, college students or graduate students who are legal residents of the United States residing in one of the 50 states or the District of Columbia and enrolled in a two to five year post-secondary institution. Students must be in good overall academic standing and have a minimum 3.0 GPA. An essay on a provided prompt is required to be submitted.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Price Benowitz Willful Worker Mitchell Greenberg Attorney at Law 7310 Ritchie Highway Suite 702 Glen Burnie, MD 21061

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Xavier Martin Years Go By Scholarship $2,000 February 12

Eligibility: Applicants must be permanent legal residents of the United States. Students must be 16 years of age or older.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Xavier Martin's Years Go By Scholarship Twenty Six Marketing Agency LLC

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Young Innovator Scholarship Varies April 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 3.0 GPA and submit an essay on a provided topic.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Ifrah Law 1717 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW Suite 650 Washington, DC 20006

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YoungArts Program Up to $10,000 October 16

Eligibility: Applicants must be either high school sophomores, juniors, or seniors or 15 to 18 years old by December 1 of the year of application. Students must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents. The disciplines included are cinematic arts, dance, jazz, music, photography, theater, visual arts, voice and writing. Those applying in the discipline of jazz music may be registered aliens. There is a nonrefundable fee.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

National YoungArts Foundation 2100 Biscayne Boulevard Miami, FL 33137

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Zombie Apocalypse Scholarship $2,000 October 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be at least 13 years old at time of application and be a legal resident within the United States. Students must be currently enrolled or planning to enroll at an accredited institution. Applicants must describe how they would survive a zombie apocalypse in 250 words or less.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Unigo.com Zombie Apocalypse 111 River Street 10th Floor Hoboken, NJ 07030

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Dorothy D. Greer Journalist of the Year Scholarship Competition Up to $2,000 February 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be Colorado high school seniors whose schools are members of the Colorado Student Media Association. Students must have worked on their yearbook or newspaper for at least two years. A GPA of 3.0 or higher is required. Selection criteria include neatness (10 percent), quality of work (40 percent), personal statement (20 percent), letters of recommendation (20 percent) and grades (10 percent).

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, personal statement, transcript, three to four letters of recommendation, samples of published work and action photo are required.

Colorado Student Media Association Jack Kennedy, CSMA Executive Director 9253 Sori Lane Highlands Ranch, CO 80126

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Virginia High School League Charles E. Savedge Journalism Scholarship $500 March 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be active members of a high school newspaper, yearbook or other publication. Students must be in their senior year and have plans to study journalism in college.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Virginia High School League Foundation 1642 State Farm Boulevard Charlottesville, VA 22911

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Champions for Christ Scholarship Varies November 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled at a U.S. educational institution. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Champions for Christ Foundation P.O. Box 786 Greenville, SC

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