Current Scholarships

LeTendre Education Fund Scholarship

Deadline: 
June 19, 2015
Maximum Award: 
$2,000
Eligibility: 
Other, see comments
Comments: 
You must be under the age of 21 and have experienced homelessness

If you are homeless or have been homeless* anytime from Kindergarten through high school you may be eligible for this scholarship (you do not need to be homeless now).  You must have shown a desire to further your education while homeless and have demonstrated higher than average academic achievement.

Providian Medical Scholarship

Deadline: 
June 21, 2015
Maximum Award: 
$500
Eligibility: 
See comments
Comments: 
For students in high school or college

The Providian Medical Scholarship is an essay competition. To enter you must write a essay of no more than 1,500 words.

For your essay describe how medical equipment technology has changed the face of a college course and curriculum. Entries can also include a look toward the future and how this area of study will continue to evolve and advance.

 

Eligibility:

Automotive Hall of Fame Scholarship

Deadline: 
June 30, 2015
Maximum Award: 
Amounts vary
Eligibility: 
High school seniors and college students

The Automotive Hall of Fame Scholarship is for high school seniors and college students with an interest in the automotive field and financial need. In addition to the eligibility requirements listed below, you need to write an essay describing your career goals and objectives for the next five years.

There are several scholarships, some for incoming freshmen and others for upper-level undergraduate students. If you're a current college student, your major must be automotive related.

Delete Cyberbullying Scholarship Award

Deadline: 
June 30, 2015
Maximum Award: 
$1000
Eligibility: 
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Comments: 
High school sophomores through adult students may apply

The Delete Cyberbullying Scholarship Award is an essay competition. To compete you must answer one of the following two questions in 500 words or less:

  • Option 1: "Why is it important to work to delete cyberbullying?"
  • Option 2: "How has cyberbullying personally affected you?"

Eligibility:

AIChE Minority Scholarship Award

Deadline: 
July 1, 2015
Maximum Award: 
$1000
Eligibility: 
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Comments: 
Graduating senior who is a minority and interested in engineering

The American Institute of Chemical Engineers offers the AIChE Minority Scholarship Award to selected incoming college freshman. You must be a high school graduate who has graduated during the current academic year and a member of a minority group that is under-represented in chemical engineering, i.e., African-American, Hispanic, Native American, Alaskan Native, Pacific Islander.

AMVETS National Americanism Essay Contest

Deadline: 
July 1, 2014
Maximum Award: 
$500
Eligibility: 
High school and elementary school students
Comments: 
For 6th to 12th graders

The annual theme for the 2013-2014 AMVETS National Americanism Essay Contest is: What the American Flag means to me?

AMVETS (or American Veterans) is an organization that assists veterans and sponsors other programs that serve the country and its citizens.
 

Scholarships from the Education Foundation Trust for Broadcast Engineering

Deadline: 
July 1, 2015
Maximum Award: 
$1,500
Eligibility: 
High school seniors and college students
Comments: 
These scholarships are for students interested in the technical aspects of broadcasting

The Society of Broadcast Engineers (SBE) is an organization devoted to the advancement of broadcast engineering. They offer four scholarships to candidates who aspire to a career in the technical aspects of broadcasting. Preference will be given to applicants who are members of the SBE; however, any individuals otherwise eligible, including graduating high school seniors, are encouraged to apply.

John D. Spurling Scholarship

Deadline: 
July 1, 2015
Maximum Award: 
$10,000
Eligibility: 
See comments
Comments: 
Graduating high school senior or college and graduate student

The AKC Humane Fund offers the John D. Spurling Scholarship to students enrolled in courses of study that contribute to the well-being of dogs and responsible pet ownership. Individuals pursuing studies in veterinary medicine, veterinary technology, physical therapy, animal care, animal behavior, grooming and training, may be eligible for this grant.

 

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