High School Scholarships

Deadline Name Description Grade/Age
David B. Goldberg $5,000 Music Scholarship

Dave was a true innovator and had a deep love of music. He was also passionate about music education, so in his honor we’re offering two $5,000 scholarships to students pursuing their own love of music. Show us how you are creating, innovating, writing or performing music through a short essay and a one-minute video… Read More

16 years or older in high school or college
LA Tutors – Innovation in Education Scholarship

LA Tutors is giving a $500 scholarship to a student who has designed an innovative project that makes a difference in the lives of others (This could be a website, series of blogs, an app, fundraising event, etc.) The deadline for this scholarship is Tuesday November 20th, 2018

High school and college students
Education Matters Scholarship

“What would you say to someone who thinks education doesn’t matter, or that college is a waste of time and money?” (250 words or less). Winner will receive $5,000 scholarship. The deadline for this scholarship is Friday November 30th, 2018

High school and college students
Lamber-Goodnow Law Team Scholarships

$1,000 scholarships for students, including specific ones for students studying nursing, medicine, law, and physical or occupational therapy. Eligibility:  Enrolled at an accredited high school, college or university. Please note that all types of colleges, including four-year, community colleges and “junior colleges” qualify for eligibility. Must have a minimum GPA of 2.8. The deadline for this… Read More

Freshmen Sophomores Juniors Seniors and College
Scholastic Art and Writing Awards

Scholastic Art and Writing Awards provides 16 Gold Medal Portfolio recipients with $10,000 scholarships and 30 Silver Medal with Distinction Portfolio recipients with $1,000 scholarships. The Scholastic Awards look for work that demonstrates originality, technical skill, and emergence of a personal voice or vision. After you have created your work, upload it to your Scholastic… Read More

7th-12th grade
LEDA Scholars Program

LEDA (Leadership Enterprise for a Diverse American) Scholars Program. Each year, LEDA recruits – 100 qualified high school juniors who show leadership potential but lack the exposure and support they need to attend highly selective colleges. LEDA Scholars receive leadership training, writing instruction, standardized test preparation and a year of highly personalized guidance as they… Read More

Juniors
Denny’s Hungry for Education Scholarship

Denny’s has teamed up with 8 different organizations to offer the following scholarships  (Applicants may only apply to one): Magic Johnson Foundation: 5 scholarships of $1,000 each. US Pan Asian American Chamber of Commerce Education Foundation: 2 scholarships of $3,000 each. Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority: 1 scholarship of $1,000. ACE Academy: 2 scholarships of $500.… Read More

Freshmen Sophomores Juniors and Seniors
Unigo $10K Scholarship

Unigo $10,000 scholarship. Essay topic: “Imagine a historical figure is brought back to life. Who is it? What’s their favorite mobile app?” (250 words or less) Eligibility: Applicants must be thirteen (13) years of age or older at the time of application; be legal residents of the fifty (50) United States or the District of… Read More

13yrs and older
Gen and Kelly Tanabe Scholarship

$1,000 Gen and Kelly Tanabe Scholarship. The Gen and Kelly Tanabe Scholarship is a merit-based program that helps students fulfill their dreams of a higher education. The scholarship is named for Gen and Kelly Tanabe, best-selling authors on education, whose generous donations fund this program. Essay Prompt: In 250 words or less, please submit an… Read More

High school and college students
Top Ten List Scholarship

“Create a Top Ten List of the top ten reasons you should get this scholarship.” (250 words or less). Winner will receive a $1,500 scholarship. The deadline for this scholarship is Monday December 31st, 2018

High school and college students
BestGamingPC.com Scholarship

BestGamingPC.com is offering a $1,500 scholarship. Essay component: In 1500 words or less – give us your take on the “competitive gaming” or “eSports” revolution. Can a competitive gamer maintain a well-paid career in this niche? What do you think is the future of “eSports”? We’re interested in learning where you see the industry going… Read More

High school and college students
Nicodemus Wilderness Project Scholarship

Three scholarships totaling $1,750 will be awarded annually to the authors of the three best Apprentice Ecologist essays. Applicants will conduct their own environmental stewardship project, take a few digital photos of your project in action, write an essay about your project and what it meant to you.     The deadline for this scholarship… Read More

Ages 13-21
Carson Scholars Fund

The Carson Scholars Fund awards $1,000 college scholarships to students in grades 4-11 who excel academically and are dedicated to serving their communities. Scholarship winners receive the honor of being named “Carson Scholars” and are awarded an Olympic-sized medal and a trophy for their school to celebrate their accomplishments. You must be nominated by your school… Read More

4th-11th grade
R2L NextGen Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute

CHCI will bring high school students from across the nation to Washington, D.C. to spend five days learning about how the Federal Government works, meeting important leaders, visiting historic sites and developing a deeper understanding of how they can affect positive change in their communities and their nation. This year, CHCI is excited to announce… Read More

Sophomores and Juniors
John F. Kennedy Profile in Courage Essay Contest

Students compete by writing an essay that demonstrates their understanding of JFK’s description of political courage. Award amounts range from $500 all the way up to $10,000. The deadline for this scholarship is Friday January 18th, 2019

Freshmen Sophomores Juniors and Seniors
Unigo I Have A Dream Scholarship

“We want to know… what do you dream about? Whether it’s some bizarre dream you had last week, or your hopes for the future, share your dreams with us for a chance to win $1,500 for college.” (250 words or less) The deadline for this scholarship is Thursday January 31st, 2019

13yrs and older
Davidson Institute Scholarship

The Davidson Fellows Scholarship awards $50,000, $25,000 and $10,000 scholarships to extraordinary young people, 18 and under, who have completed a significant piece of work. Eligibility Applicants must be 18 or younger as of October 1, 2019; be a U.S. citizen residing in the United States, or a Permanent Resident of the United States residing… Read More

18 or younger as of October 1, 2019
We the Students Essay Contest

Applicants will write an essay outlining the essential qualities of a citizen in your community in 21st century America? 1st Place – $5,000 and a scholarship to Constitutional Academy. Runners Up – Six prizes at $1,250 each. Honorable Mentions – Eight prizes at $500 each The deadline for this scholarship is Thursday February 14th, 2019

Freshmen Sophomores Juniors and Seniors
Sweet and Simple Scholarship

“Not every gift has to be expensive or extravagant. In fact, sometimes it’s the sweet and simple things that make a real difference in our lives. Think back and tell us about something you received as a gift and why it meant so much to you.” (250 words or less). Winner will receive a $1,500… Read More

High school and college students
CTA César E. Chávez Memorial Education Awards Program

This awards program provides recognition for educators and their students who demonstrate an understanding of the vision and guiding principles by which César Chávez lived his life. The recipients, both students and sponsoring CTA members, will receive up to $550 (exact amount will be determined by the Awards committee). Their work will be recognized by… Read More

Freshmen Sophomores Juniors and Seniors
Create-A-Greeting-Card Scholarship Contest

The Gallery Collection is excited to give students who are currently enrolled in high school, college or a university the rare opportunity to win a $10,000 cash award by designing a greeting card. The winning entry will be produced and sold as a real greeting card in our product line. Eligibility: All high school, college… Read More

High school 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. The deadline for this scholarship is Sunday March 31st, 2019

High school 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. The deadline for this scholarship is Thursday April 18th, 2019

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. The deadline for this scholarship is Tuesday April 30th, 2019

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… Read 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. The deadline for this scholarship is Friday May 31st, 2019

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. The deadline for this scholarship is Sunday June 30th, 2019

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?”… Read 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… Read More

High school and college students

High School Seniors Scholarships

Deadline Name Description Grade/Age
David B. Goldberg $5,000 Music Scholarship

Dave was a true innovator and had a deep love of music. He was also passionate about music education, so in his honor we’re offering two $5,000 scholarships to students pursuing their own love of music. Show us how you are creating, innovating, writing or performing music through a short essay and a one-minute video… Read More

16 years or older in high school or college
LA Tutors – Innovation in Education Scholarship

LA Tutors is giving a $500 scholarship to a student who has designed an innovative project that makes a difference in the lives of others (This could be a website, series of blogs, an app, fundraising event, etc.) The deadline for this scholarship is Tuesday November 20th, 2018

High school and college students
Jack Cooke Kent College Scholarship Program

Each Jack Cooke Kent award is intended to cover a significant share of the student’s educational experience – including tuition, living expenses, books and required fees. Awards vary by individual, based on the cost of tuition as well as other grants or scholarships they may receive. This highly competitive scholarship includes: Up to $40,000 per… Read More

Seniors
National Space Club Keynote Scholarship

This scholarship is awarded to a U.S. citizen, and is open to seniors in High School through graduate students studying at an accredited educational institution in the United States, who has definite plans to pursue a career in the STEM fields. Scholarship in the amount of $10,000 and winner will speak at the Goddard Memorial… Read More

Seniors and College Students
Education Matters Scholarship

“What would you say to someone who thinks education doesn’t matter, or that college is a waste of time and money?” (250 words or less). Winner will receive $5,000 scholarship. The deadline for this scholarship is Friday November 30th, 2018

High school and college students
Sixt Scholars Program

Sixt rent a car is pleased to offer five high school graduating seniors the opportunity to receive a $5,000 scholarship and become a Sixt scholar. The program is designed to assist high school students who plan to continue their education in college. Scholarships are offered each year for full-time study at an accredited institution of the student’s… Read More

Seniors
Dell Scholars Scholarship

The Dell Scholars Program provides the opportunity for students to receive personalized support and resources, financial support of $20,000, a laptop, and textbook credits. Only students who participate in a program-approved college readiness program in grades 11 and 12 (this includes GEAR UP) are eligible. Applicants must demonstrate financial need and be eligible to receive… Read More

Seniors
Lamber-Goodnow Law Team Scholarships

$1,000 scholarships for students, including specific ones for students studying nursing, medicine, law, and physical or occupational therapy. Eligibility:  Enrolled at an accredited high school, college or university. Please note that all types of colleges, including four-year, community colleges and “junior colleges” qualify for eligibility. Must have a minimum GPA of 2.8. The deadline for this… Read More

Freshmen Sophomores Juniors Seniors and College
Look Twice, Save a Life Scholarship

The Look Twice, Save A Life Scholarship of $1,000 is awarded to any student who is currently attending or planning to attend college or some form of higher education. One applicant will be chosen who best brings awareness to motorcycle safety. Create a form of social awareness that inspires other students to focus on Looking Twice… Read More

Seniors and College Students
Scholastic Art and Writing Awards

Scholastic Art and Writing Awards provides 16 Gold Medal Portfolio recipients with $10,000 scholarships and 30 Silver Medal with Distinction Portfolio recipients with $1,000 scholarships. The Scholastic Awards look for work that demonstrates originality, technical skill, and emergence of a personal voice or vision. After you have created your work, upload it to your Scholastic… Read More

7th-12th grade
National Honor Society Scholarship

Scholarships for high school seniors who are members in good standing of an affiliated National Honor Society chapter.575 national semifinalists – $3,200 scholarship, 24 national finalists – $5,625 scholarship, 1 national winner – $25,000 scholarship 600 total recipients. To be eligible to apply, a student must be a current high school senior and a member… Read More

Seniors
The Edison Scholars Program

The Edison Scholars Program recognizes students who want to be makers of tomorrow — the dreamers, inventors, guardians and pioneers — those who dare to be great. Each year, Edison International awards $40,000 college scholarships to 30 high school seniors to help them follow their dreams in science, technology, engineering or math (STEM) and empower… Read More

Seniors
Burger King Scholars Program

Scholarship grants range from $1,000 to $50,000 and are intended to help students offset the cost of attending college or post-secondary vocational/technical school. Recipients are selected based on their grade point average (GPA), work experience, extracurricular activities and community service. The deadline for this scholarship is Saturday December 15th, 2018

Seniors
Denny’s Hungry for Education Scholarship

Denny’s has teamed up with 8 different organizations to offer the following scholarships  (Applicants may only apply to one): Magic Johnson Foundation: 5 scholarships of $1,000 each. US Pan Asian American Chamber of Commerce Education Foundation: 2 scholarships of $3,000 each. Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority: 1 scholarship of $1,000. ACE Academy: 2 scholarships of $500.… Read More

Freshmen Sophomores Juniors and Seniors
Unigo $10K Scholarship

Unigo $10,000 scholarship. Essay topic: “Imagine a historical figure is brought back to life. Who is it? What’s their favorite mobile app?” (250 words or less) Eligibility: Applicants must be thirteen (13) years of age or older at the time of application; be legal residents of the fifty (50) United States or the District of… Read More

13yrs and older
Medical Assistant Degrees Healthcare Scholarship

Medical Assistant Degrees is giving $500 to a student who writes and submits an essay in English of between 750 and 1000 words on the topic “Why I Want to Pursue a Career in the Healthcare Field.” Eligibility Applicants must be at least 18 years old at the time of disbursement; U.S. citizens; and in… Read More

Must be 18 yrs old
Gen and Kelly Tanabe Scholarship

$1,000 Gen and Kelly Tanabe Scholarship. The Gen and Kelly Tanabe Scholarship is a merit-based program that helps students fulfill their dreams of a higher education. The scholarship is named for Gen and Kelly Tanabe, best-selling authors on education, whose generous donations fund this program. Essay Prompt: In 250 words or less, please submit an… Read More

High school and college students
ACT Student Champion Scholarship

$500 Scholarship for the ACT Student Champion who is tenacious and persistent, no matter the challenge, and is prepared for life after high school with a goal in mind and a plan in place. High school seniors who have overcome challenges and can articulate their education and/or career actions At a minimum, students must have… Read More

Seniors
Top Ten List Scholarship

“Create a Top Ten List of the top ten reasons you should get this scholarship.” (250 words or less). Winner will receive a $1,500 scholarship. The deadline for this scholarship is Monday December 31st, 2018

High school and college students
BestGamingPC.com Scholarship

BestGamingPC.com is offering a $1,500 scholarship. Essay component: In 1500 words or less – give us your take on the “competitive gaming” or “eSports” revolution. Can a competitive gamer maintain a well-paid career in this niche? What do you think is the future of “eSports”? We’re interested in learning where you see the industry going… Read More

High school and college students
Nicodemus Wilderness Project Scholarship

Three scholarships totaling $1,750 will be awarded annually to the authors of the three best Apprentice Ecologist essays. Applicants will conduct their own environmental stewardship project, take a few digital photos of your project in action, write an essay about your project and what it meant to you.     The deadline for this scholarship… Read More

Ages 13-21
Ron Brown Scholar Program

The Ron Brown Scholarship honors the legacy of Ronald H. Brown through a selective scholarship program that advances higher education for community-minded and intellectually gifted African Americans.  RBSP competitively awards Ron Brown Scholars four-year $40,000 scholarships ($10,000 each year) to the most talented and economically-challenged high school seniors who demonstrate a keen interest in public… Read More

Seniors
APIA Scholarship Program

The APIA Scholarship online application will open on September 4, 2018 and close on January 10, 2019 at 5:00 PM EST. Scholarship awards range from one-time $2,500 awards to multi-year $20,000 awards. APIA Scholars provides scholarships to underserved APIA students with a special focus on those who: Live at or below the poverty level, or… Read More

Seniors
APIA Scholarship Program

The Asian Pacific Islander American Scholarship online application will open on September 4, 2018 and close on January 10, 2019 at 5:00 PM EST. Scholarship awards range from one-time $2,500 awards to multi-year $20,000 awards. APIA Scholars provides scholarships to underserved APIA students with a special focus on those who: Live at or below the… Read More

Seniors
John F. Kennedy Profile in Courage Essay Contest

Students compete by writing an essay that demonstrates their understanding of JFK’s description of political courage. Award amounts range from $500 all the way up to $10,000. The deadline for this scholarship is Friday January 18th, 2019

Freshmen Sophomores Juniors and Seniors
California Assn. of Collectors Educational Scholarship Foundation

The scholarship requires a simple one-page application and essay on “The Importance of Establishing and Maintaining Good Credit During Your College Years”. The scholarship is awarded to California high school seniors for their use as full-time students at any accredited college, university, or trade school. First Award – $2,500, Second Award – $2,000, Third Award… Read More

Seniors
Point Foundation Scholarship

The Point Foundation is looking for applicants: with a proven track record of leadership and community involvement, strong academic achievement, working for the betterment of the LGBTQ community, and in financial need. Point Scholarships are awarded on a “last provider” basis, meaning that Point fills in the gaps and provides funds not provided by other… Read More

Seniors
Point Foundation Scholarships for LGBTQ Students

Designed to help promising LGBTQ students achieve their full academic and leadership potential despite obstacles. Scholars must demonstrate academic excellence, leadership skills, community involvement, and financial need. Scholarships provide approximately $25,000 per scholar, per year. Each scholar is paired with a mentor and participates in leadership development training with fellow Point Scholars, including an annual… Read More

Seniors and College Students
Zip Recruiter Scholarship

ZipRecruiter is offering a $3,000 scholarship to the winning high school or college student (18+) with the most creative entry in our Summer/Fall 2018 Scholarship Promotion. Essay Topic: create a template for a job interview follow-up email. The deadline for this scholarship is Thursday January 31st, 2019

Must be 18 yrs old, and senior in high school or in college
Buenas Opiniones Scholarship

This scholarship is for graduating Latino high school seniors or currently enrolled college undergraduate or graduate students. The award is $2,500 per year for up to four years. Buenas Opiniones awards its annual Latino scholarships through its various scholarship programs, including scholarships geared specifically for high school seniors, community college students, and current college students. In order… Read More

Seniors and College Students
Unigo I Have A Dream Scholarship

“We want to know… what do you dream about? Whether it’s some bizarre dream you had last week, or your hopes for the future, share your dreams with us for a chance to win $1,500 for college.” (250 words or less) The deadline for this scholarship is Thursday January 31st, 2019

13yrs and older
Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarships

Scholarships of up to $24,000/four years to minority high school students showing leadership potential and demonstrating financial need to attend an accredited 4-year college or university of their choice. To be eligible for a Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship, an applicant must: Be a graduating high school senior; Plan to attend an accredited and approved four-year… Read More

Seniors
McDonald’s HACER National Scholarship

McDonald’s HACER Program was created in 1985 to grant eligible Hispanic students financial aid so they can achieve their dreams through higher education. 30 Scholarships ranging from $5,000 to $100,000. The scholarship recipients are selected based on: academic achievement, financial need, community involvement, personal qualities and strengths as portrayed in a personal interview, either in‑person… Read More

Seniors
Davidson Institute Scholarship

The Davidson Fellows Scholarship awards $50,000, $25,000 and $10,000 scholarships to extraordinary young people, 18 and under, who have completed a significant piece of work. Eligibility Applicants must be 18 or younger as of October 1, 2019; be a U.S. citizen residing in the United States, or a Permanent Resident of the United States residing… Read More

18 or younger as of October 1, 2019
We the Students Essay Contest

Applicants will write an essay outlining the essential qualities of a citizen in your community in 21st century America? 1st Place – $5,000 and a scholarship to Constitutional Academy. Runners Up – Six prizes at $1,250 each. Honorable Mentions – Eight prizes at $500 each The deadline for this scholarship is Thursday February 14th, 2019

Freshmen Sophomores Juniors and Seniors
The Vegetarian Resource Scholarship Group

The Vegetarian Resource Group each year will award $20,000 in college scholarship money to graduating U.S. high school students who have promoted vegetarianism in their schools and/or communities. One award of $10,000 and two awards of $5,000 will be given. The deadline for this scholarship is Wednesday February 20th, 2019

Seniors
Sweet and Simple Scholarship

“Not every gift has to be expensive or extravagant. In fact, sometimes it’s the sweet and simple things that make a real difference in our lives. Think back and tell us about something you received as a gift and why it meant so much to you.” (250 words or less). Winner will receive a $1,500… Read More

High school and college students
ACS Scholars Program

The ACS Scholars Program awards renewable scholarships to underrepresented minority students majoring in undergraduate chemistry-related disciplines, and are also intending to pursue careers in chemistry-related fields. Selected recipients are awarded up to $5,000 per academic year. To date, over 3,000 students have received a funding from the ACS Scholars Program. Number of awards and award… Read More

Seniors and College Students
ACS Scholars

African American, Hispanic, or American Indian high school seniors or college students pursuing a college degree in the chemical sciences or chemical technology. To be considered for a scholarship through the ACS Scholars Program, candidates must: Be African-American/Black, Hispanic/Latino, or American Indian Be a U.S. citizen or permanent U.S. resident Be a full-time student at… Read More

Senior in high school; freshman, sophomore, junior in high school.
Skilled Labor Shortage Scholarship

HomeAdvisor will award $2,500 to six students who can devise a creative solution to America’s skilled labor crisis. The deadline for this scholarship is Friday March 15th, 2019

Seniors
The Dream US Scholarships

The Dream US Scholarship is for high school or community college graduates. You need to have DACA or TPS or meet the past DACA eligibility criteria and qualify for in-state tuition at one of our Partner Colleges to receive this scholarship. They also offer an online college option. The Scholarship is for up to $14,500 for an… Read More

Seniors and Community College Graduates
Create-A-Greeting-Card Scholarship Contest

The Gallery Collection is excited to give students who are currently enrolled in high school, college or a university the rare opportunity to win a $10,000 cash award by designing a greeting card. The winning entry will be produced and sold as a real greeting card in our product line. Eligibility: All high school, college… Read More

High school 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. The deadline for this scholarship is Sunday March 31st, 2019

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. The deadline for this scholarship is Sunday March 31st, 2019

High school and college students
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. The deadline for this scholarship is Monday April 1st, 2019

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. The deadline for this scholarship is Thursday April 18th, 2019

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. The deadline for this scholarship is Tuesday April 30th, 2019

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… Read 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… Read 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. The deadline for this scholarship is Friday May 31st, 2019

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… Read 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. The deadline for this scholarship is Sunday June 30th, 2019

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… Read 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. The deadline for this scholarship is Tuesday July 30th,… Read More

Seniors
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?”… Read 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… Read More

High school and college students

College Scholarships

Deadline Name Description Grade/Age
David B. Goldberg $5,000 Music Scholarship

Dave was a true innovator and had a deep love of music. He was also passionate about music education, so in his honor we’re offering two $5,000 scholarships to students pursuing their own love of music. Show us how you are creating, innovating, writing or performing music through a short essay and a one-minute video… Read More

16 years or older in high school or college
LA Tutors – Innovation in Education Scholarship

LA Tutors is giving a $500 scholarship to a student who has designed an innovative project that makes a difference in the lives of others (This could be a website, series of blogs, an app, fundraising event, etc.) The deadline for this scholarship is Tuesday November 20th, 2018

High school and college students
Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship

The Cooke Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship is a highly selective scholarship for the nation’s top community college students seeking to complete their bachelor’s degrees at four-year colleges or universities. Up to $40,000 per year to attend a four-year accredited undergraduate school. Ability to pursue any area of study. Personal advising about selecting a college and navigating financial aid.… Read More

Community College Transfer
National Space Club Keynote Scholarship

This scholarship is awarded to a U.S. citizen, and is open to seniors in High School through graduate students studying at an accredited educational institution in the United States, who has definite plans to pursue a career in the STEM fields. Scholarship in the amount of $10,000 and winner will speak at the Goddard Memorial… Read More

Seniors and College Students
Dr. Juan Andrade, Jr. Scholarship for Young Hispanic Leaders

Recipients will receive two non-renewable scholarships – a conference scholarship to attend the 37th USHLI National Conference and an academic scholarship ($1,000 for a 4-year institution or $500 for a 2-year institution) for undergraduate students. Applicants must be enrolled or accepted for enrollment as full-time undergraduate students, in an accredited four-year or two-year institution in the U.S.… Read More

College
Education Matters Scholarship

“What would you say to someone who thinks education doesn’t matter, or that college is a waste of time and money?” (250 words or less). Winner will receive $5,000 scholarship. The deadline for this scholarship is Friday November 30th, 2018

High school and college students
Lamber-Goodnow Law Team Scholarships

$1,000 scholarships for students, including specific ones for students studying nursing, medicine, law, and physical or occupational therapy. Eligibility:  Enrolled at an accredited high school, college or university. Please note that all types of colleges, including four-year, community colleges and “junior colleges” qualify for eligibility. Must have a minimum GPA of 2.8. The deadline for this… Read More

Freshmen Sophomores Juniors Seniors and College
The Einstein Academic Scholarship

Annual $1,000 scholarship to a deserving college student. Eligible students are required to submit a single-spaced, 500-1000 word essay relating to academic achievement. What’s driving you to pursue a college degree? A love and thirst for knowledge? Following a lifelong dream? Plans to change the world? How has high academic achievement shaped your current path?… Read More

College
Look Twice, Save a Life Scholarship

The Look Twice, Save A Life Scholarship of $1,000 is awarded to any student who is currently attending or planning to attend college or some form of higher education. One applicant will be chosen who best brings awareness to motorcycle safety. Create a form of social awareness that inspires other students to focus on Looking Twice… Read More

Seniors and College Students
Google’s Women Techmakers Scholarship

Google’s Women Techmakers program offers a scholarship opportunity to win $10,000, connect with fellow scholars and Google mentors, and participate in professional and personal development trainings and workshops. The deadline for this scholarship is Thursday December 6th, 2018

College
Google Lime Scholarship

Google has partnered with Lime Connect, a nonprofit organization that supports students with disabilities while they pursue education and promising careers, to help university students with disabilities work toward their academic goals in the field of computer science. Selected students will receive 10,000 USD (for those studying in the US) or 5,000 CAD (for those… Read More

College
Keith Williams – Spring 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… Read More

College
CTA LGBTQ+ Scholarship Program

The scholarship program will support self-identified LGBTQ members enrolled in a teacher/counseling credential or graduate program who are pursuing a career in public education and who understand the importance of LGBTQ educators as role models in our public schools. Scholarships of up to $2,500 will be made annually to awardees. The deadline for this scholarship… Read More

College
Prime Medical Alert Scholarship

$1,000 scholarship open to applicants working towards a two-year or four-year degree in nursing The deadline for this scholarship is Saturday December 15th, 2018

College
Citrix Share File Scholarship

Citrix ShareFile is awarding $10,000 in scholarship awards to the top three students who submit the best essays. 1st Place – $5,000. 2nd Place – $3,000. 3rd Place – $2,000. Essay topic: Tell us about an inspiring innovator who made an impact on your life. Essays should be 500-800 words. Be creative, use proper grammar,… Read More

College
Unigo $10K Scholarship

Unigo $10,000 scholarship. Essay topic: “Imagine a historical figure is brought back to life. Who is it? What’s their favorite mobile app?” (250 words or less) Eligibility: Applicants must be thirteen (13) years of age or older at the time of application; be legal residents of the fifty (50) United States or the District of… Read More

13yrs and older
Medical Assistant Degrees Healthcare Scholarship

Medical Assistant Degrees is giving $500 to a student who writes and submits an essay in English of between 750 and 1000 words on the topic “Why I Want to Pursue a Career in the Healthcare Field.” Eligibility Applicants must be at least 18 years old at the time of disbursement; U.S. citizens; and in… Read More

Must be 18 yrs old
Gen and Kelly Tanabe Scholarship

$1,000 Gen and Kelly Tanabe Scholarship. The Gen and Kelly Tanabe Scholarship is a merit-based program that helps students fulfill their dreams of a higher education. The scholarship is named for Gen and Kelly Tanabe, best-selling authors on education, whose generous donations fund this program. Essay Prompt: In 250 words or less, please submit an… Read More

High school and college students
Top Ten List Scholarship

“Create a Top Ten List of the top ten reasons you should get this scholarship.” (250 words or less). Winner will receive a $1,500 scholarship. The deadline for this scholarship is Monday December 31st, 2018

High school and college students
BestGamingPC.com Scholarship

BestGamingPC.com is offering a $1,500 scholarship. Essay component: In 1500 words or less – give us your take on the “competitive gaming” or “eSports” revolution. Can a competitive gamer maintain a well-paid career in this niche? What do you think is the future of “eSports”? We’re interested in learning where you see the industry going… Read More

High school and college students
Nicodemus Wilderness Project Scholarship

Three scholarships totaling $1,750 will be awarded annually to the authors of the three best Apprentice Ecologist essays. Applicants will conduct their own environmental stewardship project, take a few digital photos of your project in action, write an essay about your project and what it meant to you.     The deadline for this scholarship… Read More

Ages 13-21
Point Foundation Scholarships for LGBTQ Students

Designed to help promising LGBTQ students achieve their full academic and leadership potential despite obstacles. Scholars must demonstrate academic excellence, leadership skills, community involvement, and financial need. Scholarships provide approximately $25,000 per scholar, per year. Each scholar is paired with a mentor and participates in leadership development training with fellow Point Scholars, including an annual… Read More

Seniors and College Students
Zip Recruiter Scholarship

ZipRecruiter is offering a $3,000 scholarship to the winning high school or college student (18+) with the most creative entry in our Summer/Fall 2018 Scholarship Promotion. Essay Topic: create a template for a job interview follow-up email. The deadline for this scholarship is Thursday January 31st, 2019

Must be 18 yrs old, and senior in high school or in college
Buenas Opiniones Scholarship

This scholarship is for graduating Latino high school seniors or currently enrolled college undergraduate or graduate students. The award is $2,500 per year for up to four years. Buenas Opiniones awards its annual Latino scholarships through its various scholarship programs, including scholarships geared specifically for high school seniors, community college students, and current college students. In order… Read More

Seniors and College Students
Unigo I Have A Dream Scholarship

“We want to know… what do you dream about? Whether it’s some bizarre dream you had last week, or your hopes for the future, share your dreams with us for a chance to win $1,500 for college.” (250 words or less) The deadline for this scholarship is Thursday January 31st, 2019

13yrs and older
Dorothy L. Weller P.E.O. Scholarship

Scholarship for female California residents who have applied to, been accepted to, or are currently pursuing a course of study in the field of law at an accredited college, university, or licensed paralegal school.  Selection criteria based on excellence in character, integrity, scholastic ability, school/community activities, and financial need. Award amount and number of awards varies annually. The deadline for this… Read More

College
Dorothy C. Wisner Scholarship

Scholarship for female California residents currently enrolled in the United States in an undergraduate broad field of medicine.  Must be a high school graduate. Selection criteria: integrity of character, scholastic ability, school/community activities and financial need. Award amount and number of awards varies annually. The deadline for this scholarship is Friday February 1st, 2019

College
Ethel O. Gardner Scholarship

Scholarship for female California residents, must have 2 years of college, be attending an accredited college or university. Selection criteria outstanding scholastic, character and activities record and a financial need. Award amount and number of awards varies annually. The deadline for this scholarship is Friday February 1st, 2019

College
Janet H. Griswold Memorial Scholarship

Scholarship for female California residents attending and accredited college or university. Selection criteria: Outstanding scholastic, character and activities record and a financial need. Award amount and number of awards varies annually. The deadline for this scholarship is Friday February 1st, 2019

College
Dorothy Halleck Education Scholarship

Scholarship for female residents of California, Santa Barbara County southward. Must be attending an accredited college or university. Selection criteria: outstanding scholastic, character and activities record and a financial need. Award amount and number of awards varies annually. The deadline for this scholarship is Friday February 1st, 2019

College
Scholarship Selection Committee — P.E.O. Foundation

For female California residents studying in a variety of fields : unrestricted funds – choice of college and field of study (ur), unrestricted fields of study (urfs), preferred fields of study (pfs), music or fine arts (m/fa), continuing education & vocational (ce/v), education (ed), health care or teaching (hc/t), media (m). Eligibility female California resident,… Read More

College
Davidson Institute Scholarship

The Davidson Fellows Scholarship awards $50,000, $25,000 and $10,000 scholarships to extraordinary young people, 18 and under, who have completed a significant piece of work. Eligibility Applicants must be 18 or younger as of October 1, 2019; be a U.S. citizen residing in the United States, or a Permanent Resident of the United States residing… Read More

18 or younger as of October 1, 2019
Sweet and Simple Scholarship

“Not every gift has to be expensive or extravagant. In fact, sometimes it’s the sweet and simple things that make a real difference in our lives. Think back and tell us about something you received as a gift and why it meant so much to you.” (250 words or less). Winner will receive a $1,500… Read More

High school and college students
ACS Scholars Program

The ACS Scholars Program awards renewable scholarships to underrepresented minority students majoring in undergraduate chemistry-related disciplines, and are also intending to pursue careers in chemistry-related fields. Selected recipients are awarded up to $5,000 per academic year. To date, over 3,000 students have received a funding from the ACS Scholars Program. Number of awards and award… Read More

Seniors and College Students
ACS Scholars

African American, Hispanic, or American Indian high school seniors or college students pursuing a college degree in the chemical sciences or chemical technology. To be considered for a scholarship through the ACS Scholars Program, candidates must: Be African-American/Black, Hispanic/Latino, or American Indian Be a U.S. citizen or permanent U.S. resident Be a full-time student at… Read More

Senior in high school; freshman, sophomore, junior in high school.
The Dream US Scholarships

The Dream US Scholarship is for high school or community college graduates. You need to have DACA or TPS or meet the past DACA eligibility criteria and qualify for in-state tuition at one of our Partner Colleges to receive this scholarship. They also offer an online college option. The Scholarship is for up to $14,500 for an… Read More

Seniors and Community College Graduates
Create-A-Greeting-Card Scholarship Contest

The Gallery Collection is excited to give students who are currently enrolled in high school, college or a university the rare opportunity to win a $10,000 cash award by designing a greeting card. The winning entry will be produced and sold as a real greeting card in our product line. Eligibility: All high school, college… Read More

High school 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. The deadline for this scholarship is Sunday March 31st, 2019

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. The deadline for this scholarship is Sunday March 31st, 2019

High school 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. The deadline for this scholarship is Tuesday April 30th, 2019

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,… Read 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… Read 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. The deadline for this scholarship is Friday May 31st, 2019

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… Read 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. The deadline for this scholarship is Sunday June 30th, 2019

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… Read 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. The deadline for this scholarship is Thursday July 11th, 2019

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?”… Read 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. The deadline for this scholarship is Friday August 30th, 2019

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… Read More

High school and college students