Financial Aid

Additional Scholarships

Companies and community organizations across the nation offer scholarships for students enrolling in college. These scholarships vary in amounts and can be awarded based on any number of factors. While the amounts may seem small, each scholarship adds up and is money that you do not have to repay after graduation.

Scholarship or Foundation NameDeadlineSubject
 Community Foundation of the OzarksMissouri
 Coca-Cola Scholars FoundationAugustGeneral
 James L. and Nellie M. Westlake Scholarship Program FebruaryMissouri
 International Students OrganizationInternational
 Jack Kent Cooke FoundationInternational
 Buick Achievers Scholarship ProgramFebruarySTEM
 Dell Scholars Program - Michael and Susan Dell ProgramJanuaryFinancial Need
 Benjamin A. Gilman International ScholarshipOctoberStudy Abroad
 AXA Achievement ScholarshipGeneral
 GE - Reagan Foundation Scholarship ProgramGeneral
 Scholarships for Women in ScienceSTEM
 Horatio Alger AssociationOctoberFinancial Need
 GEICO Achievement AwardMarchCurrently Enrolled
 21st Century Insurance ScholarshipCommunity Service
 Ronald McDonald House Charities U.S. ScholarshipJanuaryGeneral
 Microsoft Scholarship ProgramJanuarySTEM
 Express Metrix IT Asset Management ScholarshipJanuarySTEM
 Sansone & Lauber Scholarship ContestJanuaryMissouri
 Terry Eaton Attorney at Law College/Law School ScholarshipJanuaryMinority
 Avvo Scholarship Program - Undergraduate/Pre-Law Student ScholarshipJanuaryPre-Law
 Karin Riley Porter Attorney at Law Good Works ScholarshipJanuaryCommunity Service
 Disability Awareness ScholarshipJanuaryGeneral
 National Federation of the Blind Missouri ScholarshipFebruaryDisability
 Create-A-Greeting-Card ScholarshipFebruaryArt
 Tender Hearts Missouri Psychology ScholarshipMarchPsychology
 Association of Government Accountants ScholarshipMarchBusiness
 Foster Care to Success ScholarshipMarchFoster Care
 Indian Health Services ScholarshipMarchMinority
 Griswold Home Care 2014 Scholarship ApplicationMayGeneral
 Rosenfeld Injury Lawyers' Single Mother ScholarshipDecemberSingle Parent
 Disability ScholarshipsDisability
 Scholarship for Finance and EconomicsDecemberBusiness
 Home Insurance ScholarshipDecemberGeneral
 Karman Healthcare ScholarshipSeptemberDisability
 F.C. Tucker ScholarshipDecemberGeneral
 Price Benowitz Social Justice ScholarshipDecemberGeneral
 MedicareSupplementalInsurance.com Therapy Professionals Scholarship DecemberHealthcare
 Buildium's Build U. ScholarshipFebruarySTEM
 Continuing Education ScholarshipContinuing Education
 Senior Planning Social Work and Eldercare AwardDecemberSocial Work
 Announcement Converters Graphic Arts and Graphic Design ScholarshipDecemberGeneral
 Cancer for College ScholarshipGeneral
 All About Education ScholarshipAprilEssay
 Dr. Alma S. Adams Scholarship for Outreach and Health CommunicationsAprilCommunity Service
 KY3 Broadcasting ScholarshipAprilBroadcast
 OZ Moving & Storage ScholarshipJuneEssay
 Griswold Home Care ScholarshipMayGeneral
 A. Weber Email Marketing ScholarshipMayGeneral
 Blaze Wifi 2015 Rural Scholarship Essay ContestJuneGeneral
 WSCGA Foundation ScholarshipMayAthletic
 Siemens FoundationMarchGeneral
 National Achievement Scholarship ProgramMarchMinority
 Elks Most Valuable Student ScholarshipSeptemberGeneral
 Levy Production Group's Rising Star in Production ScholarshipJuneBroadcast
 Apprentice Ecologist InitiativeDecemberGeneral
 Stephen J. Brady Stop Hunger ScholarshipsDecemberGeneral
 The Goddard Systems, Inc. Anthony A. Martino MemorialMarchGeneral
 The Fountainhead Essay ContestAprilEssay
 The Atlas Shrugged Essay ContestOctoberEssay
 The Anthem Essay ContestMarchEssay
 Bright Flight ProgramJulyMissouri
 Access Missouri ProgramAprilMissouri
 Albertson & Davidson ScholarshipJulyEssay
 Annual Senior Care Innovation ScholarshipAprilHealthcare
 Amazon Student ScholarshipNovemberGeneral
 Apartment List ScholarshipDecemberGeneral
 CBT Nuggets ScholarshipDecemberSTEM
 Rotary District 6080 Global ScholarshipOctoberGeneral
 PayScale's Women in STEM ScholarshipFebruarySTEM
 National Garden Clubs ScholarshipFebruary Currently Enrolled
 GreenPal's Scholarship for Tomorrow's EntrepreneurAprilBusiness
 U.S. Bank Scholarship ProgramSeptemberGeneral
 AFSA High School Scholarship ContestAprilGeneral
 AfterCollege Rehabilitative Therapies Student ScholarshipDecemberCurrently Enrolled
 AfterCollege STEM Inclusion Scholarship SeptemberSTEM
 Mutual of Omaha Finance Careers ScholarshipSeptemberCurrently Enrolled
 Mutual of Omaha Sales & Marketing Student ScholarshipSeptemberCurrently Enrolled
 National Security Agency Mathematics and Computer Science Student Scholarship SeptemberCurrently Enrolled
 Adam Kutner's Helping Future Lawyers ScholarshipJuneGeneral
 Mark Beaumont ScholarshipMarchGeneral
 Randy Pausch Scholarship FundMarchGeneral
 B. Davis ScholarshipMayEssay
 The Jim Dodson Law ScholarshipNovemberCurrently Enrolled
 Create Real Impact ContestNovemberEssay
 Stephen J. Brady Stop Hunger ScholarshipDecemberCommunity Service
 The Zeiger Firm $1,000 Bi-Annual College Scholarship Essay ContestFebruaryEssay
 IAPMO Scholarship Essay ContestMayEssay
 Petkey ScholarshipJulyGeneral
 Greater Kansas City Community FoundationMissouri
 Dr. Alma S. Adams ScholarshipAprilCommunity Service
 Duralife Unlocker ChallengeAprilVideo
 Hartford Technology Rental Co. IT ScholarshipAprilCurrently Enrolled
 Hackard Law ScholarshipAugustEssay
 MBA ScholarshipsEssay
 RentHop ScholarshipAprilEssay
 I Heart My School ScholarshipFebruaryEssay
 Ernst Law Group Brain Injury Caregivers Scholarship JulyEssay
 Albertson & Davidson LLPAugustEssay
 The Architects Foundation Scholarship FebruaryEssay
 Arxan Cyber Security ScholarshipSeptemberEssay
 Senior Care ScholarshipMayEssay
 Abbott and Fenner ScholarshipJuneEssay
 The SuretyBonds.com Small Business Success Student Scholarship MarchEssay
 Account Control Technology FoundationMarchCurrently Enrolled
 

About the Scholarship

The foundation provides a wide variety of scholarships for students around the Ozarks and across Missouri.

Award Amount: Varies

Website: http://cfozarks.org/

Other Eligibility Requirements: Requirements vary

About the Scholarship

Achievement and Leadership based scholarship

Award Amount: $20,000

GPA Requirement: 3.00

Website: http://www.coca-colascholarsfoundation.org/applicants/#programs

Other Eligibility Requirements: Requirements vary

Total Awarded: 150

About the Scholarship

Award Amount: Need based

GPA Requirement: 2.50

Website: http://sms.scholarshipamerica.org/westlake/

Other Eligibility Requirements: Missouri resident, Family adjusted gross income of $50,000 or less

About the Scholarship

This organization provides a long list of scholarships for International Students.

Award Amount: Varies

Website: http://www.intlstudent.org/scholarships.html

Other Eligibility Requirements: Requirements vary with each scholarship application.

About the Scholarship

The Jack Kent Cooke Foundation’s scholarship programs are designed to encourage and support outstanding students who work hard and have financial need. Their scholarships provide financial assistance and academic support to high school, undergraduate, and graduate students.

Award Amount: Need based

Test Score Requirement: Top 15% SAT CR+M of 1200 and/or ACT of 26

GPA Requirement: 3.50

Website: http://www.jkcf.org/scholarship-programs/

Other Eligibility Requirements: Demonstrate significant unmet financial need. We will consider applicants with family income up to $95,000.

Number Awarded: 30-40

About the Scholarship

The Buick Achievers Scholarship Program wants to reward students who have succeeded both inside and outside of the classroom—and who may not be able to attend college without financial assistance. Renewable up to four years and one additional year for those entering a qualified five-year engineering program.

Award Amount: Up to $25,000

Website: http://www.buickachievers.com

Other Eligibility Requirements: Plan to major in a specified course of study that focuses on Engineering/Technology or select Design and Business-related programs of study; Be interested in pursuing a career in the automotive or related industries; Be U.S. citizens and have permanent residence in the United States or Puerto Rico.

Number Awarded: 50

About the Scholarship

The Dell Scholars program, an initiative of the Michael & Susan Dell Foundation, recognizes students who have overcome significant obstacles to pursue their educations.

Award Amount: $20,000, laptop and textbook credits, ongoing support

GPA Requirement: 2.40

Website: http://www.dellscholars.org/scholarship/

Other Eligibility Requirements: Demonstrated need for financial assistance, eligible to receive a federal Pell grant in first year of college. Participate in the Dell Foundation College Readiness Program.

Number Awarded: 300

About the Scholarship

For U.S. citizen undergraduates to study abroad.

Award Amount: Up to $5,000

Website: http://www.iie.org/programs/gilman-scholarship-program

Other Eligibility Requirements: The applicant must be receiving a Federal Pell Grant or provide proof that he/she will be receiving a Pell Grant at the time of application or during the term of his/her study abroad program or internship. The applicant is applying to or has been accepted into a study abroad program or internship eligible for credit by the student's accredited institution of higher education in the U.S. The applicant is studying or interning abroad for at least four weeks in one country. Programs going to more than one country are eligible if the student will be in one country for at least four consecutive weeks.

Number Awarded: Over 2,300

About the Scholarship

Fifty-two winners – one from each state, Washington, DC and Puerto Rico – are selected by our nonprofit partner, Scholarship America, to receive one-time scholarship awards. From the pool of 52 state winners, ten are selected as national winners.

Award Amount: $10,000 for state winners, $15,000 for national winners

Website: https://us.axa.com/axa-foundation/AXA-achievement-scholarship.html

Other Eligibility Requirements: Demonstrate ambition and self-drive as evidenced by outstanding achievement in school, community or work-related activities. Special consideration will be given to achievements that empower society to mitigate risk through education and/or action in areas such as financial, environmental, health and/or emergency-preparedness.

Number Awarded: 52

About the Scholarship

The GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program honors the legacy and character of our nation's 40th President by rewarding college-bound students who demonstrate exemplary leadership, drive, integrity, and citizenship with financial assistance to pursue higher education. Through the generous support of GE, this national program annually awards $10,000 renewable scholarships to numerous students.

Award Amount: $10,000

GPA Requirement: 3.00

Website: http://www.reaganfoundation.org/GE-RFScholarships.aspx

Other Eligibility Requirements: Demonstrate at school, at the workplace, and within the community the attributes of leadership, drive, integrity, and citizenship; demonstrate strong academic performance; demonstrate financial need

About the Scholarship

This program offers a large variety of scholarship opportunities for women available by private companies and individuals in the fields of biology, physical science, computer science and engineering.

Award Amount: Varies

Website: http://www.scholarshipsforwomen.net/science/

Other Eligibility Requirements: Eligibility requirements vary with award.

About the Scholarship

The Horatio Alger Missouri Scholarship Program provides financial assistance to students in the State of Missouri (as well as other states) who have exhibited integrity and perseverance in overcoming personal adversity and who aspire to pursue higher education.

Award Amount: $6,000

GPA Requirement: 2.00

Website: https://www.horatioalger.org/scholarships/programs.cfm

Other Eligibility Requirements: Demonstrate critical financial need ($55,000 or lower adjusted gross family income is required). Be involved in co-curricular and community service activities. Display integrity and perseverance in overcoming adversity.

About the Scholarship

This long-standing GEICO tradition supports some of our country's most outstanding college students by providing $2,500 awards, and recognizing their dedication to academic success, leadership and community service.

Award Amount: $2,500

GPA Requirement: 3.00

Website: http://careers.geico.com/careers/students-and-grads/achievement-awards/program-overview/

Other Eligibility Requirements: Enrolled full-time at an accredited four-year college or university in the United States. Possess sophomore or junior status. Majoring in business, computer science, mathematics or a related program. Have demonstrated leadership on campus or within the community.

About the Scholarship

The 21st Century College Scholarship Contest will reward students for their volunteer or non-profit work in their community, their town, or the world.

Award Amount: $550 or $10,000

GPA Requirement: 3.00

Website: http://www.jkcf.org/scholarship-programs/

Other Eligibility Requirements: Have fulfilled 40 hours or more of volunteer work between January and September.

Number Awarded: 20 prize winners, 1 grand prize winner

About the Scholarship

Their network of U.S. Chapters, along with the global office of RMHC, offer scholarships to students in financial need who have demonstrated academic achievement, leadership and community involvement.

Award Amount: Minimum of $1,000

GPA Requirement: 2.70

Website: http://www.rmhc.org/rmhc-us-scholarships

Other Eligibility Requirements:Must reside within the geographic boundaries of a participating Chapter.

About the Scholarship

Microsoft awards college tuition scholarships each year to encourage students to pursue studies in Computer Science and related STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) disciplines. Chosen recipients will be awarded in recognition of their demonstrated passion for technology, academic excellence and leadership while working to make a difference in the software industry.

Award Amount: Varies based upon need

GPA Requirement: 3.00

Website: http://careers.microsoft.com/careers/en/us/university-programs.aspx#tab_scholarship-program

Other Eligibility Requirements: Demonstrated passion for the software industry. Commitment to leadership and diversity. Must be enrolled full time in a Bachelor’s degree program at a 4-year college or university in the United States, Canada, or Mexico at the time you submit the application. Be making satisfactory progress toward an undergraduate degree in computer science, computer engineering, or a related technical discipline such as electrical engineering, math, or physics. Demonstrate an interest in computer science.

About the Scholarship

To advance the education of qualified individuals seeking to begin or further their own careers in IT management.

Award Amount: $5,000

Website: http://www.expressmetrix.com/company/scholarship/

Other Eligibility Requirements: Write a 500-1000 word essay on how you hope to use your IT management education/background to make a positive impact in the business world.

Number Awarded: 1

About the Scholarship

We are offering three scholarships to college-bound Missouri high school students or currently enrolled college students who write compelling essays about persuading teens to resist the dangerous temptation to text and drive.

Award Amount: First Place - $500, Second Place - $300, Third Place - $200

Website: http://www.sansonelaw.com/scholarship/

Other Eligibility Requirements: Write a 500-word essay proposing the best strategy for convincing young drivers not to text while driving.

Number Awarded: 3

About the Scholarship

Terry Eaten is offering this scholarship to single-mother homes who are committed to pursuing a quality education and who have a demonstrated ability for overcoming adversity and challenges related to their backgrounds.

Award Amount: $500

GPA Requirement: 3.00

Website: http://whitecollarattorney.net/student-scholarships.html

Other Eligibility Requirements: A 1,000-word essay describing the applicant’s personal situation as a minority with a single mother, the impact that it has had on their life, and how they have overcome those challenges. Applicants should also address their college, law school and/or career plans and how this scholarship will help him/her achieve those plans. Letter of recommendation.

About the Scholarship

Open to undergraduate students intending to pursue a graduate law program.

Award Amount: $5,000

Website: http://scholarships.avvo.com

Other Eligibility Requirements: Essay

Number Awarded: 1

About the Scholarship

The firm is dedicated to providing educational opportunities for future lawyers and other college and university students who are also actively engaged in making their community a better place by leading and planning community service projects.

Award Amount: $500

GPA Requirement: 3.00

Website: http://www.virginia-criminallawyer.com/student-scholarship.html

Other Eligibility Requirements: A 500 word letter of intent that identifies the applicant and describes the applicant’s leadership and dedication in giving back to his or her community through community service projects, including projects involving criminal justice issues.

About the Scholarship

Award Amount: $1,000

GPA Requirement: 3.00

Website: http://www.militaryvaloan.com/disability-scholarships.html

Other Eligibility Requirements: Essay between 500 and 1000 words about how they or someone they knew overcame disability to do something great.

Number Awarded: 1

About the Scholarship

Throughout its existence the National Federation of the Blind of Missouri and its leaders have worked tirelessly to improve the lives of blind Americans in Missouri and the nation.

Award Amount:$500 or more

Website: http://nfbmo.org/drupal/National_Federation_of_the_Blind_of_Missouri_2015_Scholarship_Program

Other Eligibility Requirements: Two letters of recommendation, a letter from an NFB of Missouri Scholarship Committee member, and proof of legal blindness from a physician, agency serving the blind, or school. Applicants must be legally blind.

About the Scholarship

If you are a student with talent in fine arts, graphic design or photography, this is an amazing opportunity for you. Winning a scholarship contest designing greeting cards like this one could not only help you pay for your education, but also jumpstart your career as you enter into today's business world.

Award Amount: $10,000

Website: http://www.gallerycollection.com/greeting-cards-scholarship.htm

Other Eligibility Requirements: Submit an original photograph, piece of artwork or graphics file for the front design of a greeting card. You do not need to create an entire greeting card, just the artwork for the front cover. If you would like, you can incorporate text such as "Happy Birthday" or "Season's Greetings" into your artwork.

Number Awarded: 1

About the Scholarship

At Tender Hearts Child Therapy Center we are committed to giving back to the counseling community and promoting quality education of future professionals. We want to encourage college freshman who are interested in the field of psychology to take the first step towards becoming a Licensed Professional Counselor.

Award Amount: $500

Website: http://www.tenderheartschildtherapycenter.com/missouri-psychology-scholarship/

Other Eligibility Requirements: 800-1,500 word essay

Number Awarded: 1

About the Scholarship

To promote and reward academic achievement by students whose goals include obtaining a college degree with a major or masters in Accounting, Business Administration, or a closely related field that is committed to entering the accounting profession.

Award Amount: $200 - 800

Test Score Requirement: ACT of 27 or SAT of 1220

GPA Requirement: 3.25

Website: http://ozarksaga.org/?page_id=133

Other Eligibility Requirements: Plan to study business

Number Awarded: Varies

About the Scholarship

Foster Care to Success scholarships are awarded based on a combination of merit and need, and funding levels are determined based on cost of attendance and availability of other resources.

Award Amount: $1,500-$6,000 renewable for up to five years

Website: http://www.fc2success.org/our-programs/information-for-students/

Other Eligibility Requirements: Applicants must have been in public or private foster care for the 12 consecutive months prior to their 18th birthday; OR have been adopted or placed into legal guardianship from foster care after their 16th birthday; OR they must have been orphaned for at least one year at the time of their 18th birthday.

About the Scholarship

The IHS Scholarship Program provides qualified American Indian and Alaska Native health professions students an opportunity to establish an educational foundation for each stage of your pre-professional careers.

Website: http://www.ihs.gov/scholarship/index.cfm

Other Eligibility Requirements: Documentation of American Indian Tribal or Alaska Native Village Membership

About the Scholarship

Griswold Home Care is a mission-driven home care services company headquartered just outside of Philadelphia that celebrates, educates, and advocates the choice to remain independent at home. Griswold Home Care was founded by Jean Griswold, wife of a Presbyterian Minister, in 1982 after being diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis and seeing the need for quality care in her community. Jean’s mission of affordable care for all continues to spread today.

Award Amount: $1,000

Website: http://www.griswoldhomecare.com/scholarship/

About the Scholarship

Education has the power to open doors for single mothers and even their children. Having a degree or certification can enable a woman to expand her lifetime earning potential, increase her gross income, and provide her with better job opportunities.

Award Amount: $1,000

GPA Requirement: 3.00

Website: http://www.rosenfeldinjurylawyers.com/articles/single-mother-scholarship/

Other Eligibility Requirements: Write a 500+ word essay on the advantages of going back to school while caring for your children as a mother. How do you believe motherhood has helped prepare you for the challenges that you will face as a student?

Number Awarded: 2

About the Scholarship

Scholarships for students with disabilities.

Award Amount: Varies

Test Score Requirement: Top 15% SAT CR+M of 1200 and/or ACT of 26

GPA Requirement: 3.50

Website: https://www.medicalgoods.com/resources/disability-scholarships/

Other Eligibility Requirements: Requirements Vary

About the Scholarship

StreamlineRefinance.net is pleased to offer scholarships for students who are currently enrolled in finance, economics, or investment related fields and who are pursuing advanced education in these particular areas.

Award Amount: $1,000

GPA Requirement: 3.00

Website: http://www.streamlinerefinance.net/finance-economics-scholarship.html

Other Eligibility Requirements: Enrolled in a finance, economics, or investment program at a four-year univerisity, submit 500-1,000 word essay on what they hope to accomplish in the field of finance, economics, or investment and how they will impact the lives of others with the education and knowledge they acquire while in school.

Number Awarded: 1

About the Scholarship

Submit the best essay.

Award Amount: $1,000

Website: https://homeinsurance.com/home-insurance-scholarship.html

Other Eligibility Requirements: 1,000-1,500 word essay

About the Scholarship

This scholarship will apply to students this year who have excelled academically and those who have a regard for disability awareness in America.

Award Amount: $500

GPA Requirement: 2.50

Website: http://www.karmanhealthcare.com/scholarships/

Other Eligibility Requirements: Open to all college, and university students with a mobility disability who use a wheelchair, or other mobility devices on a regular basis.

Number Awarded: 2

About the Scholarship

F.C. Tucker Company, Inc. is committed to making investments into those who have the will and perseverance to succeed. As part of that commitment, F.C. Tucker Company, Inc. will be providing a scholarship.

Award Amount: $1,500

Website: http://www.talktotucker.com/talk/spring-2015-scholarship/

Number Awarded: 1

About the Scholarship

A strong component of any successful social justice program is education, and the firm is equally dedicated to providing valuable educational opportunities to future lawyers and other students who are also passionate about affecting positive social change through volunteer and professional work opportunities.

Award Amount: $1,000

GPA Requirement: 3.00

Website: http://pricebenowitzlaw.com/opportunities/

Other Eligibility Requirements:Dedication to social justice causes

Number Awarded: 1

About the Scholarship

For students planning to go into physical, massage, recreational, or occupational therapy or psychology professions.

Award Amount: $1,000

GPA Requirement: 3.00

Website: http://www.medicaresupplementalinsurance.com/scholarship.html

Other Eligibility Requirements: Applicant must submit an essay of at least 500 words, but no more than 1000 words, explaining what they hope to accomplish in the field of physical, massage, recreational, or occupational therapy and how they will impact the lives of others with the education and knowledge they acquire while in school.

Number Awarded: 1

About the Scholarship

Buildium’s Build U. Scholarship awards one $2,500 prize each semester to the Product Design, Interaction Design, UX Design, Engineering, or Computer Science student who best explains how having a shared set of beliefs is important for building a great company.

Award Amount: $2,500

Website: http://www.buildium.com/buildiums-build-u-scholarship/

Other Eligibility Requirements: Must be enrolled in a Product Design, Interaction Design, UX Design, Engineering, or Computer Science degree program

Number Awarded: 1

About the Scholarship

Award Amount: $5,000

GPA Requirement: 2.75

Website: http://www.cashstore.com/scholarship

Other Eligibility Requirements: Be 25 years of age or older at the time of application, be a high school graduate at the time of application

Number Awarded: 1

About the Scholarship

Senior Planning believes in giving back. We have chosen to help ensure the next generation of medical social workers are ready to provide the care that American seniors will need.

Award Amount: No less than $900

Website: https://www.seniorplanning.org/senior-planning-social-work-eldercare-award/

Other Eligibility Requirements: Essay, plan to go into social work field, less than 90 credit hours

Number Awarded: Between 1 and 5

About the Scholarship

It’s often been said that “education is the key to success.” What doors could your educational “key” open? It’s not cheap to get a college degree, and many college-bound students see a shut door for education. We’re here to help open it again.

Award Amount: $1,000

Website: http://www.announcementconverters.com/scholarship.html

Other Eligibility Requirements: Write a short essay (250-500 words) describing where you think the future of specialty paper and envelopes in the graphics art industry is heading and any trends that you foresee.

Number Awarded: 1

About the Scholarship

Website: http://www.cancerforcollege.org/home.html

About the Scholarship

It’s often been said that “education is the key to success.” What doors could your educational “key” open? It’s not cheap to get a college degree, and many college-bound students see a shut door for education. We’re here to help open it again.

Award Amount: $3,000

Website: https://www.scholarshipexperts.com/scholarships/our-scholarships/all-about-education-scholarship

Other Eligibility Requirements: Evidence of community service in an underserved setting, financial need, must be pursuing a course of study in public health, communications, social work, education, liberal arts or a related field

Number Awarded: 2

About the Scholarship

Award Amount: $1,000

GPA Requirement: 3.00

Website: http://www.ky3.com/news/local/Apply-for-the-KY3-Broadcasting-Scholarship/21048998_31720224

Other Eligibility Requirements: Missouri or Arkansas resident, enrolled in a broadcast or related curriculum

Number Awarded: 2

About the Scholarship

We know that paying for college can be a challenge. The courses, textbooks, and dorm life can add up quickly. We want to help make it that much easier so you can focus on what matters most - the academics. While the journey may not be easy, the reward of an academic education will remain with you for a lifetime.

Award Amount: $1,000

Website: https://www.ozmoving.com/Scholarship

Other Eligibility Requirements: 500 word essay

Number Awarded: 1

About the Scholarship

Griswold Home Care is a mission-driven home care services company headquartered just outside of Philadelphia that celebrates, educates, and advocates the choice to remain independent at home.

Award Amount: $1,000

Website: http://www.griswoldhomecare.com/scholarship/

Number Awarded: 1

About the Scholarship

Website: http://www.aweber.com/email-marketing-scholarship.htm

Other Eligibility Requirements: 500 word essay

About the Scholarship

We offer this scholarship with the sincere hope that the winner will relocated to a rural area of the United States after graduation and do their part in developing rural and underserved towns and cities in America.

Award Amount: $500

GPA Requirement: 3.00

Website: http://www.blazewifi.com/scholarship

Other Eligibility Requirements: 600-1,000 word blog post

Number Awarded: 1

About the Scholarship

Supports the athletic dreams of our young golfers, but also their academic pursuits and talents through scholarship awards

Award Amount: Varies

GPA Requirement: 3.20

Website: http://www.wscgafoundation.com/scholarships.php

Other Eligibility Requirements: Women's golf, Southern California resident

About the Scholarship

High school juniors who are children of active, full-time Siemens employees are eligible to apply

Award Amount: $4,000

Test Score Requirement: PSAT

Website: http://www.siemens-foundation.org/programs/other-initiatives/merit-scholarship/

Other Eligibility Requirements: Child of active, full-time Siemens employees.

Number Awarded: 700

About the Scholarship

The National Achievement Scholarship Program is an academic competition established in 1964 to provide recognition for outstanding Black American high school students

Award Amount: $2,500

Test Score Requirement: PSAT

Website: http://www.nationalmerit.org/nasp.php

Other Eligibility Requirements: Request entry to the National Achievement Program by marking Section 14 on the PSAT/NMSQT answer sheet.

Number Awarded: 700

About the Scholarship

Applicants will be judged on scholarship, leadership, and financial need. Applications for the 2016 contest will be available to download after September 1, 2015.

Award Amount: $4,000 - $50,000

Website: http://www.elks.org/ENF/scholars/mvs.cfm

Other Eligibility Requirements: Essay, Transcript.

Number Awarded: 500

About the Scholarship

It is important to Levy Production Group to seek out young talent and support them in their production education.

Award Amount: $1,000

GPA Requirement: 3.00

Website: http://www.levyproductiongroup.com/video-production-scholarship/

Other Eligibility Requirements: Pursue a career in video production. Two essays and a letter of recommendation.

Number Awarded: 1

About the Scholarship

The Apprentice Ecologist Initiative involves from around the world in environmental cleanup and conservation projects.

Award Amount: $100 - $500

Website: http://www.wildernessproject.org/volunteer_apprentice_ecologist

Other Eligibility Requirements: Take part in the Ecologist project. Write an essay.

Number Awarded: 3

About the Scholarship

Stop Hunger Scholarships recognize and reward students who have made a significant impact in the fight against hunger

Award Amount: $5,000

Website: http://www.sodexofoundation.org/hunger_us/scholarships/scholarships.asp

Other Eligibility Requirements: Volunteer services toward hunger in the United States.

Number Awarded: 5

About the Scholarship

The Anthony A. Martino Memorial Scholarship is a scholarship awarded to a senior in high school who graduated from The Goddard School.

Award Amount: $10,000

Website: http://www.goddardschool.com/approach-to-education/scholarship

Other Eligibility Requirements: Graduate of Goddard Kindergarten systems. Written essay.

Number Awarded: 1

About the Scholarship

Have you read one of Ayn Rand’s thought-provoking novels? ARI has held worldwide essay contests for students on Ayn Rand’s fiction for thirty years.

Award Amount: $50 - $10,000

Website: http://www.aynrand.org/students/essay-contests

Other Eligibility Requirements: 500 - 1,600 word Essay. Must be in 11th or 12th grade.

Number Awarded: 236

About the Scholarship

Have you read one of Ayn Rand’s thought-provoking novels? ARI has held worldwide essay contests for students on Ayn Rand’s fiction for thirty years.

Award Amount: $50 - $20,000

Website: http://www.aynrand.org/ARO/Home/Students

Other Eligibility Requirements: 800 - 1,600 word Essay. Must be in 12th grade, College Undergraduate or Graduate Student.

Number Awarded: 84

About the Scholarship

Have you read one of Ayn Rand’s thought-provoking novels? ARI has held worldwide essay contests for students on Ayn Rand’s fiction for thirty years.

Award Amount: $30 - $2000

Website: http://www.aynrand.org/students/essay-contests#overview

Other Eligibility Requirements: 600 - 1,200 word Essay. Must be in 8th, 9th or 10th grade.

Number Awarded: 236

About the Scholarship

The Missouri Higher Education Academic Scholarship Program is a merit-based program that encourages top-ranked high school seniors to attend approved Missouri postsecondary schools

Award Amount: $1,000 - $3,000

Test Score Requirement: ACT of 30 or SAT 770 - 800 (Math and Reading)

Website: http://dhe.mo.gov/ppc/grants/brightflight.php

Other Eligibility Requirements: Enroll in a participating Missouri school.

About the Scholarship

This is a need-based program designed to be simple to understand, provide predictable, portable awards, and increase access to your school of choice

Award Amount: $1,500 - $2,850

Website: http://dhe.mo.gov/ppc/grants/accessmo.php

Other Eligibility Requirements: Enroll in a participating Missouri school.

About the Scholarship

At the law firm of Albertson & Davidson, LLP we understand that obtaining an education is the pathway to success for many young Americans. Which is why we are pleased to announce that we will be awarding $2,500 college scholarship to the winner of our newly created essay contest

Award Amount: $2,500

Website: http://www.aldavlaw.com/scholarship/

Other Eligibility Requirements:500 word essay

About the Scholarship

Award Amount: $1,000

Website: http://www.aplaceformom.com/scholarship

Other Eligibility Requirements: 500-900 word essay, must be planning on a career working with senior citizens

Number Awarded: 5

About the Scholarship

College is expensive. Amazon Student is here to help.

Award Amount:$5,000 scholarship tuition, $500 for books

Website: http://www.amazon.com

Other Eligibility Requirements:Must be an Amazon Student Member.

Number Awarded:50

About the Scholarship

As a company filled with many college grads, we know that college is an important life endeavor, but one that can be expensive. We couldn't have graduated without a little help along the way, and we want to give back to the future leaders of America.

Award Amount:$2,500

Website: https://www.apartmentlist.com/

Number Awarded:1

About the Scholarship

CBT Nuggets is committed to empowering the development of learners of all ages - including those currently enrolled in high school, or in their first year of college. One of the biggest challenges facing many new college students is the cost of education. CBT Nuggets is here to help!

Award Amount:$1,000

GPA Requirement:High school GPA of 3.3 or college GPA of 3.0

Website: https://www.cbtnuggets.com/

Other Eligibility Requirements:Students should be interested in mathematics, computer science, engineering, or other fields related to the information technology industry

Number Awarded:5

About the Scholarship

The purpose of the Rotary Scholarship program is to further international understanding and peaceful relations among people of different races, nationalities, ethnicities, and religions while pursuing an approved program of graduate study at an institution of higher education in a foreign country.

Award Amount:$30,000

Website: http://www.rotary6080.org/

Other Eligibility Requirements:Scholarship study must take place in a foreign country. The scholar must be studying within one of the six areas of focus established by the Rotary Foundation (Peace & Conflict Prevention/Resolution, Water and Sanitation, Basic Education and Literacy, Disease Prevention and Treatment, Maternal and Child Health, Economic and Community Development). The academic program must be at the graduate level.

Number Awarded:1

Academic Area of Study:Graduate

About the Scholarship

Are you a woman pursuing a degree to help you become an engineer, mathematician, software developer, researcher or another STEM job? PayScale wants to help you achieve your goals. PayScale knows that one of the most effective ways to close the gender wage gap is to encourage and support more women pursuing careers in the high-paying, male-dominated STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) fields.

Award Amount:$2,000

Website: http://www.payscale.com/

Other Eligibility Requirements:You must be a woman planning on or currently majoring in a STEM subject.

Number Awarded:1

Award Amount:$3,500

GPA Requirement:3.25

Website: http://gardenclub.org/

Other Eligibility Requirements:One-year scholarships are available to juniors, seniors and graduate students pursuing a Master's Degree. Must be planning a career related to gardening, landscape design, environmental issues, floral design or horticulture.

Number Awarded:35

About the Scholarship

The purpose of The GreenPal Small Business Scholarship is to assist a motivated, driven student and future business leader. We believe that the generation of today's students are the future employers of tomorrow. The future of our county will be forged by the entrepreneurial spirit of today's generation.

Award Amount:$1,000 over (4) semesters

GPA Requirement: 3.0

Website: https://www.yourgreenpal.com/

Other Eligibility Requirements:Applicant must demonstrate high ambition and desire to be an entrepreneur or business owner. Applicant must have a declared major or minor in the college of Business, Economics, or Finance.

Number Awarded:1

About the Scholarship

The U.S. Bank Scholarship Program is available to high school seniors or current undergraduate college students enrolled by September 1, 2015, at an eligible two- or four-year college or university. Winners will be selected at random.

Award Amount: $5,000

Website: https://www.usbank.com/

Number Awarded: 5

About the Scholarship

Open to 2015-2016 High School Seniors who want to pursue a college degree or trade school education. Enter for the chance to win 1 of 10 $2,000 Scholarships.

Award Amount: $2,000

Website: www.afsascholarship.org

Other Eligibility Requirements:Open to high school seniors who are citizens and aliens legally residing in the USA. Scholarship payable to the winner’s college/university or certified trade school in the United States; student must enroll in semester beginning no later than fall 2016. Selection of winners is not based on financial need. Relatives of AFSA staff or NATIONAL board members may not enter. Home-schooled students may apply as long as your course of study is equivalent to that of a senior in high school.

Number Awarded: 10

Award Amount: $1,000

GPA Requirement: 3.0

Website: https://www.aftercollege.com/

Number Awarded: 4

Area of Study: Applicant must be studying to be a PT, PTA, OT, OTA, SLP, or audiologist

About the Scholarship

Open to currently enrolled students working toward a degree in a field of Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics from a group underrepresented in their field of study. Underrepresented groups may be defined by: gender, race, ethnic background, disability, sexual orientation, age, socio-economic status, nationality and other non-visible differences.

Award Amount: $500

GPA Requirement: 3.0

Website: https://www.aftercollege.com/

Number Awarded: 1

Academic Area of Study: Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics

About the Scholarship

Open to currently enrolled students working toward a bachelor’s, master's or doctorate degree in: Accounting, Actuarial Sciences, Banking, Economics, Finance, Financial Management, Insurance, Risk Management or related majors.

Award Amount: $500

GPA Requirement: 3.0

Website: https://www.aftercollege.com/

Number Awarded: 1

Academic Area of Study: Accounting, Actuarial Sciences, Banking, Economics, Finance, Financial Management, Insurance, Risk Management or related majors

About the Scholarship

Open to currently enrolled students who are working toward a bachelor’s or master's degree and interested in a future career in sales or marketing

Award Amount: $500

GPA Requirement: 3.0

Website: https://www.aftercollege.com/

Number Awarded: 1

Academic Area of Study: sales or marketing

About the Scholarship

Open to currently enrolled students working toward a degree (AA,AS, BA,BS, MS, PhD) in the fields of computer science, computer engineering, or mathematics

Award Amount: $500

GPA Requirement: 3.0

Website: https://www.aftercollege.com/

Number Awarded:https://www.aftercollege.com/

Academic Area of Study:computer science, computer engineering, or mathematics

Award Amount: $2,500

GPA Requirement: 3.0

Website: http://www.askadamskutner.com/

Number Awarded: 1

About the Scholarship

The Mark Beaumont Scholarship was established by the Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences in 2010 to honor the memory of COO of Capcom North America and Europe, Mark Beaumont. This scholarship has been established to support students who are pursuing careers specializing in the business of interactive entertainment. Possible career paths for Mark Beaumont applicants include (but are not limited to) executive leadership, law, marketing, public relations, and business development.

Website: http://www.interactive.org/

Number Awarded:

Academic Area of Study: executive leadership, law, marketing, public relations, and business development

About the Scholarship

The Randy Pausch Scholarship was established by the Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences in 2008 to honor the memory of Computer Science Professor and Co-Founder of the Entertainment Technology Center at Carnegie Mellon University, Dr. Randy Pausch. This scholarship has been established to support students who are pursuing careers specializing in the development of interactive entertainment. Possible career paths for Randy Pausch applicants include (but are not limited to) art, animation, programming, engineering, game direction, game design, sound design, and music composition.

Award Amount: $2,500

GPA Requirement: 3.3

Website: http://www.interactive.org/

Number Awarded: 2

Academic Area of Study: art, animation, programming, engineering, game direction, game design, sound design, and music composition

About the Scholarship

The generosity of our site sponsors have allowed us to offer a scholarship to help the students who visit our site. The winner(s) of this scholarship will be notified by email and their name(s) will be shown on this site.This Scholarship is available to all high school juniors and seniors as well as all students currently registered in any post secondary institution. To apply for this scholarship you will need to write an essay of less than 1000 words on the following: Describe the three characteristics of leadership you value most. Discuss why you believe that these traits are so important and how you feel that they are developed in an individual. Your submissions must be sent to us by email at awards@studentawardsearch.com

Award Amount: $1,000

Website: http://www.studentawardsearch.com/

About the Scholarship

Florida accident attorney, Jim Dodson strongly believes in the value of a college education and learning, a lifelong goal. He understands earning a college education can be a significant financial burden for a student and their family. While at FSU, Jim often worked three jobs a semester to pay for his own college education. With this in mind, Jim Dodson Law is pleased to offer an annual $1,500 scholarship. Email link to kati@jimdodsonlaw.com along with your name and address and the university where currently enrolled, no later than November 10, 2015. Only one video essay submission will be accepted per candidate.

Award Amount: $1,500

GPA Requirement: 3.0

Website: http://www.jimdodsonlaw.com/

Other Eligibility Requirements: Must be enrolled in any college in the country. Be currently enrolled in a 4-year college as a part-time or full-time student. Have a 3.0 GPA. Have successfully completed 12 credit hours of college courses. Create an innovative and educational video.

Number Awarded: 1

About the Scholarship

Car crashes are the #1 killer of teens in America, and the majority are preventable. Create Real Impact motivates young people to promote innovative and effective SOLUTIONS to the deadly epidemic of reckless and distracted driving.

Award Amount: $1,500

Website: http://createrealimpact.com/

Number Awarded: 10

About the Scholarship

The Stephen J. Brady Stop Hunger Scholarships recognize students who are driving awareness and mobilizing youth to be catalysts for innovative models and solutions to eliminate hunger in America.

Award Amount: $5,000

Website: http://www.sodexofoundation.org/

Number Awarded: 5

About the Scholarship

The rising cost of obtaining a college education has made it increasingly difficult for many students and families to realize their dreams of earning a college degree. As an attorney, Brian Zeiger understands the value of education as well as the financial strain that being a student can often entail.

Award Amount: $1,000

Website: http://brianzeiger.com/

Number Awarded: 1

About the Scholarship

The International Association of Plumbing and Mechanical Officials (IAPMO), a worldwide organization of dedicated professionals striving to make our planet a safer and healthier place in which to live, will again sponsor an essay competition awarding scholarships to three young people.

Award Amount: up to $1,000

Website: http://www.iapmo.org/

Other Eligibility Requirements: Participants will submit 800-1,600 word essays expressing their thoughts on “The International Association of Plumbing and Mechanical Officials (IAPMO) has been in existence since 1926. Of all The IAPMO Group’s core competencies, which division do you feel is making the greatest impact and why?”

Number Awarded: 3

About the Scholarship

Submit your answers though a 500-1000 word essay or 2-minute video (simply upload to YouTube) following questions: 1. How is your education helping you move towards achieving your life goal(s)? 2. How has your pet(s) positively impacted your life?

Award Amount: $500

GPA Requirement: 3.0

Website: http://petkey.org/

Other Eligibility Requirements: Applicants must have over a 3.0 GPA. Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents of the United States. Submissions must be sent by July 22nd. Winner will be notified August 26th. Must be (or planning on being) a full-time student at an accredited institute of higher education. You must provide an official statement verifying your enrollment. This can be done through your school’s registrar. Include your name and contact information in your email submission Submissions must be emailed to Austin@petkey.org. Subject line: “Entry for Petkey Scholarship”

Number Awarded: 1

About the Scholarship

The foundation offers a wide variety of scholarship funds available to students living in the Kansas City metropolitan area. The purpose of the scholarship funds housed at the Community Foundation vary widely from providing aid to students demonstrating financial need to those intending to major in a specific field of study.

Award Amount: varies

Website: https://www.growyourgiving.org/

About the Scholarship

The annual scholarship competition empowers and supports students eager to help Truth Initiative achieve a generation for whom tobacco use is a thing of the past.

Award Amount: $5,000

Website: http://truthinitiative.org/

Other Eligibility Requirements: Scholarship awards recognize individuals who demonstrate commitment to community service and use the creative arts to help reduce tobacco use in priority populations.

Number Awarded: 2

About the Scholarship

The Duralife Unlocker Challenge asks students to explore the theme of inclusivity and to show how it happens ­ or can happen ­ in their school environment. The goal is to foster dialogue, empower students to think inclusively, and help unlock their potential for collaboration, creativity, discovery, and social interaction.

Award Amount: $2,500-$7,500

Website: http://www.unlockerchallenge.com

Other Eligibility Requirements: Create an original video, using the theme Through the Locker Door to show how inclusivity happens‹or can happen‹in your school; why inclusivity is key to a more positive school climate; how collaboration and inclusive social interaction can inspire creativity and discovery; and why thinking inclusively will make students stronger individuals throughout their lives.

Number Awarded: 3

About the Scholarship

To provide financial assistance to students at the Junior and Senior level who are concentrating in the study of Information Technology with a focus on mobile technology application writing and who have a proven need for funds to meet their tuition costs.

Award Amount: $1,000

GPA Requirement: 3.00

Website: http://hartfordrents.com/

Other Eligibility Requirements: Limited to students majoring in Information Technology and demonstrating a focus on mobile technology application writing.

Amount Awarded: 2

About the Scholarship

Promoting education on elder issues goes hand-in-hand with renewed respect for our elders. With that goal in mind, Hackard Law is honored to provide a one-time, non-renewable scholarship of $2,500 to one college student who wins the Hackard Law 2016 Scholarship Essay Contest. To have a chance at being awarded with the Hackard Law 2016 Scholarship, students must write concisely on the following theme: Identify the most important life lesson you have learned from a grandparent or elder.

Award Amount: $2,500

Website: http://www.hackardlaw.com/

Other Eligibility Requirements: To be eligible for the scholarship, applicants must be: A United States citizen.18 years of age or older at the time the scholarship is awarded. Enrolled as a student in a United States college or university at the time the scholarship is awarded. In good academic standing with their higher educational institution.

Number Awarded: 1

About the Scholarship

Multiple MBA scholarships for Women, Minorities, Vets, etc.

Award Amount: Varies

Website: http://www.gograd.org/

About the Scholarship

The RentHop Apartment Scholarship awards $3000 a year to eligible undergraduate students in bachelors and associate degree programs in the US who demonstrate the ambition, diligence, leadership, and entrepreneurial spirit that is central to our company culture. 3 awards of $1000 are awarded anually To apply, send an essay under 1000 words that concisely answers the question: Technology is changing every aspect of our daily lives, from searching for real estate to phones in our pocket that are more powerful than anyone would have imagined a generation prior. In the next 5 years, what do you feel will be the most profound changes that impact college graduates, their careers, and their personal lives? To what extent are those cultural and societal shifts aligned with your personal ambitions, your school degree program, and the RentHop values?

Award Amount: $1,000

Website: http://www.renthop.com/

Other Eligibility Requirements: Send an essay under 1000 words to college-scholarship@renthop.com. You must be a current student in an eligible undergraduate program or a graduating high school senior, working towards a bachelors degree or associates degree.

Number of Scholarships Awarded: 3

About the Scholarship

We love our school and want to find out why you love yours. It could be an awesome teacher, a great neighborhood near campus, or that weekly concert on the square. You tell us! To win, describe 5 great things you love but most people don¹t know about your school. Your piece should be no more than 1000 words, but you can include up to 5 related pictures (only your own pictures, please).

Award Amount: $500

Website: https://www.abodo.com/

Other Eligibility Requirements: Any legal U.S. resident who is 18 years or older and is attending or will attend an accredited college or university.

Number of Scholarships Awarded: 1

About the Scholarship

The Ernst Law Group is proud to show our support of family members and caregivers of those with serious brain injuries through our annual $1,000 scholarship. This scholarship is meant to help one deserving student whose life has been touched by a loved one’s injury.

Award Amount: $1,000

GPA Requirement: 2.8

Website: http://www.ernstlawgroup.com/

Other Eligibility Requirements: You are currently enrolled in or have been accepted to an accredited college or university. You are, or have been, a caregiver of someone living with a serious brain injury. You have a minimum 2.8 GPA. You must submit an official copy of your transcript, your written essay and your completed application using the form on the website.

Number of Scholarships Awarded: 1

About the Scholarship

At the law firm of Albertson & Davidson, LLP we understand that obtaining an education is the pathway to success for many young Americans. As attorneys, we all have earned both undergraduate degrees as well as successfully completed a rigorous three-year Juris Doctorate before being even eligible to sit for the California Bar Exam. Through these experiences, we have come to understand the often significant financial burdens associated with obtaining an education beyond high school, which is why we are pleased to announce that we will be awarding $2,500 college scholarship to the winner of our newly created essay contest. By creating this award, we hope to help the next generation of students realize their educational and professional goals.

Award Amount: $2,500

Website: http://www.aldavlaw.com/

Other Eligibility Requirements: Their full name, address, and phone number €The name of the institution they plan to attend in the fall of 2016 €Their major or other program of study €If the applicant is under 18, contact information for his or her parents or other legal guardian

Number of Scholarships Awarded: 1

About the Scholarship

We aim to provide assistance to individuals from a minority race or ethnicity who intend to become an architect through the pursuit of a NAAB-accredited professional degree in architecture.

Award Amount: $4,000

Website: http://www.architectsfoundation.org/

Other Eligibility Requirements: Applicants must be legal residents of the United States and must be one of the following academic standings: ■High school senior ■Must be a U.S Citizen ■Undergraduate college freshman ■Technical school or community college student who has completed high school or its equivalent ■Regardless of academic standing, applicants must be attending or entering either a NAAB accredited professional degree in architecture or a pre-professional degree in architecture at an institution that offers a NAAB accredited professional degree; for a list of institutions that offer a NAAB degree, please visit http://www.naab.org.

Number of Scholarships Awarded: 1

About the Scholarship

Arxan is proud to offer a $2,000 scholarship to students showcasing their knowledge, passion and dedication to advancements in the cyber security field.

Award Amount: $2,000

Website: https://www.arxan.com/

Other Eligibility Requirements: Student is currently enrolled in one of the following programs: Cyber Security, Computer Science, Information Technology, Computer Software Engineering

Number of Scholarships Awarded: 2

About the Scholarship

SeniorCare.com is dedicated to helping seniors and their families in their quest for a better life. Aging impacts everyone and as the aging population explodes over the next 30 years, SeniorCare.com wants to bring more awareness to the key issues we face. We will be awarding an annual college scholarship to an individual that best demonstrates to us why "Aging Matters" to them.

Award Amount: $1,500

Website: http://www.seniorcare.com/

Other Eligibility Requirements: A $1500 scholarship will be given annually to a selected college student that currently cares for an aging loved one, works within the senior community, or intends to pursue a career that will have an impact on the elder population. Any existing student (or incoming freshman), in good academic standing, at a 2 or 4 year accredited college can apply for this scholarship. And the recipient will demonstrate a unique and admirable understanding and desire to show us that "Aging Matters" to them.

About the Scholarship

Abbott & Fenner are committed to continuing our efforts at helping those who have the desire and ambition to succeed. The winner(s) of this annual scholarship will receive their award within 2 weeks of the listed deadline. All applicants should include their full name and mailing address with their submissions.

Award Amount: $1,000

Website: http://www.abbottandfenner.com/

Other Eligibility Requirements: The A&F Scholarships are available to all high school juniors and seniors as well as all students currently registered in any accredited post secondary institution. To apply for this scholarship you will need to write an essay on the topic below. The essay should be between 500 and 1000 words. Your submissions must be sent to us by email at: scholarships@abbottandfenner.com. Describe your educational career and life goals. Explain your plan for achieving these goals. Include your degree/major, why you selected it, and how this degree/major will help you achieve your goals.

About the Scholarship

The SuretyBonds.com Small Business Success Student Scholarship Program is open to students in every state. All entries must be received no later than March 31, 2016 to be eligible for the contest. Applications may only be submitted online. Each student must submit a 500 to 1,000-word essay about "How small business ownership (personal, parent, grandparent, or legal guardian) has shaped you into the person you are today."

Award Amount: $1,500

Website: https://www.suretybonds.com/

Other Eligibility Requirements: Interested students are encouraged to apply by sending their essay submission via email to scholarships@suretybonds.com. When submitting your essay, applicants must include the following information in order to qualify for consideration: his or her first and last name, valid email address, permanent mailing address, date of birth, institution to be attended Fall 2016, area of study, anticipated college graduation date (month/year), name of small business experience is based on, industry the small business operates within (automotive, finance, childcare, etc.), and the number of employees who work at the small business

Number of Scholarships Awarded: 3

About the Scholarship

The Second-Year Scholarship Program is for current undergraduate students who plan and qualify to enroll as second-year students (sophomores) in full-time undergraduate study at an accredited four-year college or university in the Fall of the 2016-17 academic year.

Award Amount: $1,000

Website: http://www.accountcontrolfoundation.org/

Other Eligibility Requirements: Demonstrate financial need, be current postsecondary undergraduate students, and plan and qualify to enroll as second-year students (sophomores) in full-time undergraduate study at an accredited four-year college or university for the entire 2016-17 academic year.

Number of Scholarships Awarded: 25

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