Current Scholarships

ExxonMobil/LNESC Scholarship

Deadline: 
April 15, 2015
Maximum Award: 
$20,000
Eligibility: 
See comments
Comments: 
You must be an Hispanic high school senior panning to study engineering

The ExxonMobil/LNESC Scholarship Program recognizes outstanding Hispanic high school seniors who plan to pursue a degree in engineering at U. S. post-secondary institutions.

 

Eligibility:

Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute Scholarship

Deadline: 
April 16, 2015
Maximum Award: 
$5000 (for graduate students), $2500 (for college students)
Eligibility: 
High school and college students (see comments)
Comments: 
High school seniors who will attend college in the fall and college students who are enrolled full-time in an accredited community college, four-year university, or graduate/professional program. Students must have financial need.

Latino students in the United States who are involved in community service activities and who demonstrate a desire to continue their involvement are eligible for the scholarship.  There are no academic requirements in order to be selected.

CHCI scholarships provide recipients with a one time scholarship of:
·    $1,000 community college or AA/AS granting institution
·    $2,500 4-year academic institution

Little People of America Scholarship

Deadline: 
April 22, 2015
Maximum Award: 
$1,000
Eligibility: 
High school and college students (see comments)
Comments: 
High school seniors and college students

The Little People of America Scholarship for people who have a medically diagnosed form of dwarfism, but it is also available to members of their family (see the preference list below).

NPG Essay Scholarship Contest

Deadline: 
April 23, 2015
Maximum Award: 
$2500
Eligibility: 
High school and college students (see comments)
Comments: 
You must be a high school senior or a college freshman, sophomore or junior

Negative Population Growth (NPG) is a national membership organization whose goal is to educate the American public and political leaders about the detrimental effects of overpopulation on our environment, resources and quality of life.  One of the ways they do this is with their Annual Scholarship Contest.

Sunwise with Shade Poster Contest

Deadline: 
April 24, 2015
Maximum Award: 
$500 for the winning teacher and school and a digital camera for the student
Eligibility: 
See comments
Comments: 
K through 8 students

The SHADE Foundation and the U.S. SunWise Program sponsor the annual Sunwise with Shade Poster Contest.

The SunWise program is a free environmental and health education program to teach K–8 children about sun safety, UV radiation, and stratospheric ozone. Educators who join the SunWise program receive a FREE tool kit of over 50 cross-curricular, standards-based activities and a UV-sensitive Frisbee for hands-on learning and physical fitness.

NARFE-FEEA Scholarship Awards Program

Deadline: 
April 24, 2015
Maximum Award: 
$1,000
Eligibility: 
High school seniors
Comments: 
You must be a child or descendant (see below) of a Federal employee

The Federal Employee Education & Assistance Fund (FEEA) established a scholarship program for children and grandchildren of federal employees. There are 60 $1,000 awards given each year — six in each NARFE region.

Ayn Rand Institute "Fountainhead" Essay Contest

Deadline: 
April 26, 2015
Maximum Award: 
$10,000
Eligibility: 
Other, see comments
Comments: 
11th and 12th Graders

The Fountainhead is a novel written in 1943 by Ayn Rand. It was an early literary success for her.  Over 6.5 million copies of the book have been sold worldwide.

Milton Fisher Scholarship for Innovation and Creativity

Deadline: 
April 30, 2015
Maximum Award: 
$20,000
Eligibility: 
See comments
Comments: 
You must be a high school junior or senior or someone either entering or in the first year of an undergraduate degree program

The Milton Fisher Scholarship for Innovation and Creativity is awarded to students who have solved problems in their schools, communities or families with originality and compassion.