High School Scholarships

Deadline Name Description Grade/Age
Superpower Scholarship

“Which superhero or villain would you want to change places with for a day and why?” (250 words or less). Winner will receive a $2,500 scholarship.

High school and college students
Young American Creative Patriotic Art Contest

Enter in the Young American Creative Patriotic Art Contest for a chance to compete for national awards totaling $29,500.

Freshmen Sophomores Juniors and Seniors (18 yrs Max)
Project Yellow Light Scholarship – Radio

Project Yellow Light is a scholarship competition designed to bring about change. As an applicant you have one clear mission: encourage your peers to develop and embrace safe driving habits. Submit radio spots/PSA that are exactly 20 seconds long. For both high school and college categories, the winner will receive a scholarship in the amount… Learn More

Juniors, Seniors, and College Students
Project Yellow Light Scholarship – Video

Project Yellow Light is a scholarship competition designed to bring about change. As an applicant you have one clear mission: encourage your peers to develop and embrace safe driving habits. Applicants will create a 25 or 55 second video. For both the high school and college categories, the first-place winner will receive a scholarship in… Learn More

Juniors, Seniors and College Students
Ayn Rand Anthem Contest

Students compete for this award by writing an essay on one of three topics related to The Fountainhead. The first-place winner is awarded a grand prize of $10,000, runners-up also receive prizes. In total, this program gives out $43,250 annually.

Juniors and Seniors
All About Education Scholarship

“How will a $3,000 scholarship for education make a difference in your life?” (250 words or less). Winner will receive a $3,000 scholarship.

High school and college students
The Paradigm Challenge

The Paradigm Challenge invites students aged 4 to 18 around the world to use kindness, creativity, and collaboration to help address real-life problems. The top 100 entries win up to $100,000 and the first place winners in each age division (4-8, 9-13, 14-18) win a 4-day/ 3-night trip to Los Angeles to attend The Paradigm… Learn More

Freshmen Sophomores Juniors and Seniors
5th Month Scholarship

“May is the fifth month of the year. Write a letter to the number five explaining why five is important. Be serious or be funny. Either way, here’s a high five to you for being original.” (250 words or less)Winner will receive a $1,500 scholarship.

High school and college students
Do-Over Scholarship

“If you could get one ‘do-over’ in life, what would it be and why?” (250 words or less). Winner will receive $1,500 scholarship.

High school and college students
Flavor of the Month Scholarship

“Summer and ice cream go hand-in-hand. In fact, July is National Ice Cream Month, and that’s the inspiration behind this award. We think people are very similar to ice cream; some are nutty, others a little exotic, while some are very comforting. If you were an ice cream flavor, which would you be and why?”… Learn More

High school and college students
Make Me Laugh Scholarship

“OMG… finding and applying for scholarships is serious business, but it’s time to lighten things up a little. We don’t want to know why you deserve $1,500 or how great your grades are, we simply want to LOL. Describe an incident in your life, funny or embarrassing (fact or fiction), and make us laugh!” (250… Learn More

High school and college students

High School Seniors Scholarships

Deadline Name Description Grade/Age
BMW / SAE Engineering Scholarship

This annual scholarship is provided by BMW AG in recognition of its commitment to excellence in engineering. One scholarship will be awarded each year for $1,500 per year. Scholarship may be renewed at $1,500 a year for three additional years (total award $6,000).

Seniors and College Students
US Pan Asian American Chamber of Commerce Scholarships

Between ten and twenty scholarships ranging from $3,000 to $5,000 each are being awarded every year to high school seniors nationwide for their post-secondary education by the US Pan Asian American Chamber of Commerce

Seniors
Start Standing Scholarship – Fall

Start Standing offers a $1,000 scholarship to high school seniors and college undergraduates. Applicants will write at 1,000-2,000 word essay.

Seniors and College Students
Superpower Scholarship

“Which superhero or villain would you want to change places with for a day and why?” (250 words or less). Winner will receive a $2,500 scholarship.

High school and college students
Young American Creative Patriotic Art Contest

Enter in the Young American Creative Patriotic Art Contest for a chance to compete for national awards totaling $29,500.

Freshmen Sophomores Juniors and Seniors (18 yrs Max)
AFSA High School Senior Scholarship Contest

AFSA High School Senior College Scholarship Contest Open to 2018-2019 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 College Scholarships.

Seniors
Project Yellow Light Scholarship – Radio

Project Yellow Light is a scholarship competition designed to bring about change. As an applicant you have one clear mission: encourage your peers to develop and embrace safe driving habits. Submit radio spots/PSA that are exactly 20 seconds long. For both high school and college categories, the winner will receive a scholarship in the amount… Learn More

Juniors, Seniors, and College Students
Project Yellow Light Scholarship – Video

Project Yellow Light is a scholarship competition designed to bring about change. As an applicant you have one clear mission: encourage your peers to develop and embrace safe driving habits. Applicants will create a 25 or 55 second video. For both the high school and college categories, the first-place winner will receive a scholarship in… Learn More

Juniors, Seniors and College Students
CGCS- Bernard Harris Scholarship Program

The CGCS-Bernard Harris Scholarship Program was established to encourage minority students to pursue college degrees and careers in science, technology, engineering and math. $5,000 scholarships will be awarded to two African American and two Hispanic students currently completing their senior year of high school in a member district of the Council of the Great City Schools.

Seniors
Ayn Rand Anthem Contest

Students compete for this award by writing an essay on one of three topics related to The Fountainhead. The first-place winner is awarded a grand prize of $10,000, runners-up also receive prizes. In total, this program gives out $43,250 annually.

Juniors and Seniors
All About Education Scholarship

“How will a $3,000 scholarship for education make a difference in your life?” (250 words or less). Winner will receive a $3,000 scholarship.

High school and college students
The Paradigm Challenge

The Paradigm Challenge invites students aged 4 to 18 around the world to use kindness, creativity, and collaboration to help address real-life problems. The top 100 entries win up to $100,000 and the first place winners in each age division (4-8, 9-13, 14-18) win a 4-day/ 3-night trip to Los Angeles to attend The Paradigm… Learn More

Freshmen Sophomores Juniors and Seniors
Leesa Social Impact Spring Scholarship

The Leesa Social Impact Scholarship will provide $10,000 to support four exceptional students as they embark on their own journey toward social action. Applicants must be accepted or enrolled at an accredited college or university, demonstrate a commitment to social action, and have at least a 3.0 GPA. The application requires students to submit a… Learn More

Seniors and College Students
5th Month Scholarship

“May is the fifth month of the year. Write a letter to the number five explaining why five is important. Be serious or be funny. Either way, here’s a high five to you for being original.” (250 words or less)Winner will receive a $1,500 scholarship.

High school and college students
Keith Williams – Fall Scholarship

The Keith Williams Law Group Semi-Annual Scholarship provides a $1,500 scholarship, with two winners to be chosen each year, 1 per semester. Each winner will receive $1,500 to use toward pursuit of their higher education.Applicants must submit an essay of no more than 800 words written by the applicant that explains the adversity in your… Learn More

Seniors and College Students
Do-Over Scholarship

“If you could get one ‘do-over’ in life, what would it be and why?” (250 words or less). Winner will receive $1,500 scholarship.

High school and college students
Recovery Village Health Care Scholarship

To enter to win a $1,000 scholarship, simply submit a short essay (no more than 500 words) describing why you are passionate about substance use disorder and mental health treatment. Essays can be in the form of a personal narrative with a medical perspective or focus specifically on clinical experience.

Seniors
Thomas J. Henry Leadership Scholarship Program

The Thomas J. Henry Leadership Scholarship Program will award $1,000 to one student per academic semester. The student must be attending or planning to attend an accredited college or university during the semester for which the scholarship application is awarded. To be considered for the Thomas J. Henry Leadership Scholarship, students must submit an original… Learn More

Seniors and College Students
Bachus & Schanker, LLC Scholarship

Bachus & Schanker Law Firm will be awarding a $2,000 scholarship to a senior high school students. Applicants will write an essay of no fewer than 800 words about their opinion on the importance and efficacy of the 7th Amendment and how it affects their life.

Seniors
Senior Planning Social Work & Eldercare Award – Fall

Senior planning will be giving an award of no less than $900 to a High School Senior or Undergraduate with less than 90 credit hours, to help ensure the next generation of medical social workers are ready to provide the care that American seniors will need. Senior Planning shall, at the end of each application period,… Learn More

Seniors and College
Flavor of the Month Scholarship

“Summer and ice cream go hand-in-hand. In fact, July is National Ice Cream Month, and that’s the inspiration behind this award. We think people are very similar to ice cream; some are nutty, others a little exotic, while some are very comforting. If you were an ice cream flavor, which would you be and why?”… Learn More

High school and college students
Make Me Laugh Scholarship

“OMG… finding and applying for scholarships is serious business, but it’s time to lighten things up a little. We don’t want to know why you deserve $1,500 or how great your grades are, we simply want to LOL. Describe an incident in your life, funny or embarrassing (fact or fiction), and make us laugh!” (250… Learn More

High school and college students

College Scholarships

Deadline Name Description Grade/Age
BMW / SAE Engineering Scholarship

This annual scholarship is provided by BMW AG in recognition of its commitment to excellence in engineering. One scholarship will be awarded each year for $1,500 per year. Scholarship may be renewed at $1,500 a year for three additional years (total award $6,000).

Seniors and College Students
Start Standing Scholarship – Fall

Start Standing offers a $1,000 scholarship to high school seniors and college undergraduates. Applicants will write at 1,000-2,000 word essay.

Seniors and College Students
Superpower Scholarship

“Which superhero or villain would you want to change places with for a day and why?” (250 words or less). Winner will receive a $2,500 scholarship.

High school and college students
Project Yellow Light Scholarship – Radio

Project Yellow Light is a scholarship competition designed to bring about change. As an applicant you have one clear mission: encourage your peers to develop and embrace safe driving habits. Submit radio spots/PSA that are exactly 20 seconds long. For both high school and college categories, the winner will receive a scholarship in the amount… Learn More

Juniors, Seniors, and College Students
Project Yellow Light Scholarship – Video

Project Yellow Light is a scholarship competition designed to bring about change. As an applicant you have one clear mission: encourage your peers to develop and embrace safe driving habits. Applicants will create a 25 or 55 second video. For both the high school and college categories, the first-place winner will receive a scholarship in… Learn More

Juniors, Seniors and College Students
All About Education Scholarship

“How will a $3,000 scholarship for education make a difference in your life?” (250 words or less). Winner will receive a $3,000 scholarship.

High school and college students
HACU IES Abroad Scholarship – Fall

Scholarship of up to $2,500 (summer) or up to $5,000 (semester) to participate in the IES Abroad Program. Open to students who are currently attending a Hispanic-Serving Institution that is a member of Hispanic Association of Colleges & Universities (HACU – www.hacu.net).  Student must apply to or be accepted to and enroll in a summer,… Learn More

College
Leesa Social Impact Spring Scholarship

The Leesa Social Impact Scholarship will provide $10,000 to support four exceptional students as they embark on their own journey toward social action. Applicants must be accepted or enrolled at an accredited college or university, demonstrate a commitment to social action, and have at least a 3.0 GPA. The application requires students to submit a… Learn More

Seniors and College Students
5th Month Scholarship

“May is the fifth month of the year. Write a letter to the number five explaining why five is important. Be serious or be funny. Either way, here’s a high five to you for being original.” (250 words or less)Winner will receive a $1,500 scholarship.

High school and college students
Keith Williams – Fall Scholarship

The Keith Williams Law Group Semi-Annual Scholarship provides a $1,500 scholarship, with two winners to be chosen each year, 1 per semester. Each winner will receive $1,500 to use toward pursuit of their higher education.Applicants must submit an essay of no more than 800 words written by the applicant that explains the adversity in your… Learn More

Seniors and College Students
Do-Over Scholarship

“If you could get one ‘do-over’ in life, what would it be and why?” (250 words or less). Winner will receive $1,500 scholarship.

High school and college students
Thomas J. Henry Leadership Scholarship Program

The Thomas J. Henry Leadership Scholarship Program will award $1,000 to one student per academic semester. The student must be attending or planning to attend an accredited college or university during the semester for which the scholarship application is awarded. To be considered for the Thomas J. Henry Leadership Scholarship, students must submit an original… Learn More

Seniors and College Students
The Actuarial Foundation Scholarships

The Actuarial Foundation offers various scholarships ranging from $1,000 to $9,000 for college students interested in pursuing careers in actuarial science.

College
Senior Planning Social Work & Eldercare Award – Fall

Senior planning will be giving an award of no less than $900 to a High School Senior or Undergraduate with less than 90 credit hours, to help ensure the next generation of medical social workers are ready to provide the care that American seniors will need. Senior Planning shall, at the end of each application period,… Learn More

Seniors and College
Flavor of the Month Scholarship

“Summer and ice cream go hand-in-hand. In fact, July is National Ice Cream Month, and that’s the inspiration behind this award. We think people are very similar to ice cream; some are nutty, others a little exotic, while some are very comforting. If you were an ice cream flavor, which would you be and why?”… Learn More

High school and college students
I Heart My School

I Heart My School. $1,000 Scholarship. Tell us what you love about your school and you could win a $1,000 scholarship.

College
Make Me Laugh Scholarship

“OMG… finding and applying for scholarships is serious business, but it’s time to lighten things up a little. We don’t want to know why you deserve $1,500 or how great your grades are, we simply want to LOL. Describe an incident in your life, funny or embarrassing (fact or fiction), and make us laugh!” (250… Learn More

High school and college students