Students from 6 to 18 are eligible to compete in the Kohl's Cares® Scholarship Program. Over 2,100 kids will be recognized for their contributions to the community this year. To be eligible the student must have participated in volunteer activity in the last year.
The Patient Advocate Foundation offers an educational scholarship to those who have suffered (or are suffering) a life threatening disease or chronic condition.
It's for individuals, under the age of 25, that are or have been diagnosed with cancer or a critical or life threatening disease. You must write an essay of less than 1000 words about how your diagnosis has impacted your live and your future goals. In addition, you need to submit two letters of reference.
The U.S. Pan Asian American Chamber of Commerce Education Foundation Scholarships are for high school seniors of Asian Pacific Island heritage (the Bruce Lee Scholarship has different requirements).
The Microsoft DisAbility Scholarship is for high school seniors with disabilities. The scholarship identifies promising high school students who have potential to enter and successfully complete a vocational or academic college program and have a financial need. The scholarship is non-renewable.
If you can draw, you can enter the Junior Duck Stamp Design Contest. It is part of a school program to learn about waterfowl. Students study bird anatomy and habitat and demonstrate their knowledge by drawing, painting or sketching a picture of waterfowl.
The members of the Foreign Service are like the olive branches in the right talon of the American eagle, they advise the president and Secretary of State about foreign relations and foreign policies. The members of the Foreign Service are foreign affairs professionals who keep the peace and strive for a better world.
This essay competition is open to 9th, 10th, 11th and 12th graders who are required to write an essay of 1000 to 1250 words.
2014 Essay Contest Topic
The Financial Service Centers of New York in and MoneyGram International is sponsoring its 2014 scholarship program. Rewarding Young Leaders in Our Community will award cash grants to outstanding public high school seniors from NYC’s 5 Boroughs and the surrounding NY Counties.
For students dealing with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) their time in school can be a difficult and challenging period. The Shire ADHD Scholarship Program offers those students a $2,000 scholarship and one year of coaching services for their ADHD.
The AG Bell 2014 College Scholarship Program recognizes that families who have a child who is deaf or hard of hearing may have additional financial pressures. AG Bell offers several scholarships for full-time students who have a pre-lingual bilateral hearing loss in the moderately-severe to profound range, use listening and spoken language, and who are pursuing a bachelors, masters or doctorate (not law or public policy) degree at an accredited mainstream college or university.
Anthem is a short novel written by Ayn Rand. It takes place in the future when the world has entered a dark age. Written in pre-war (1937) England, it talks about a period of time when the concept of individuality no longer exists and the word "I" has disappeared from the language.
Are you doodling during math class? Scribbling during English? Do people admire your artwork? If so, you should enter the Doodle 4 Google competition. It’s for K-12 students. If you win your artwork can appear on the homepage of Google for millions to see. In addition, you could win a $15,000 scholarship and a $25,000 technology grant for your school.
"How can people who disagree still work together for victory?" Address this question in 1000 words or less to compete in the National WWII Museum 2014 High School Essay Contest.
Museum will accept the first 500 properly formatted entries only. The website will indicate
when we are approaching 500 submitted essays.
The Janice M. Scott Memorial Scholarship Fund has been established to honor Mrs. Scott who was among the 125 individuals who perished in Pentagon during the attacks by terrorists on the morning of September 11, 2001.
The Princeton University Ten-Minute Play Contest is for a junior in high school who writes the best ten minute play.
You can submit one play up to 10 pages. The play will be judged by members of the Princeton University Theater Faculty.
Young American Creative Patriotic Art Brochure (pdf) is a contest that gives talented art students in grades 9-12 an opportunity to compete for up to $10,000 for college.
Sponsored by the Ladies Auxiliary to the Veterans of Foreign Wars, this competition requires you to combine art with patriotic vision.