Current Scholarships

National Junior Classical League Scholarship

Deadline: 
June 15, 2016
Maximum Award: 
$2,500
Eligibility: 
Other, see comments
Comments: 
For National Junior Classical League members

The National Junior Classical League offers a large number of scholarships to their members. Awards amounts, eligibility and other factors vary.

NJCL Scholarships - ten awards of between $1200 and $2500 are available to NJCL members based upon service to the organization, financial need, academic record and recommendations from teachers and other adults.
 

Making Democracy Work Student Essay Contest

Deadline: 
This essay contest is not being sponsored in 2016
Maximum Award: 
$1,000 & trip to Washington, D.C.
Eligibility: 
See comments
Comments: 
For students in grades 6 through 12

This essay contest is not being sponsored in 2016

Boomer Esiason Foundation Scholarships

Deadline: 
July 1, 2016, September 30, 2016, December 30, 2016.
Maximum Award: 
$10,000
Eligibility: 
See comments
Comments: 
For students with cystic fibrosis

The Boomer Esiason Foundation Scholarships are for students with cystic fibrosis. They offer three scholarships with deadlines in June.

 

2015 Bruce Lee Foundation Scholarship

Deadline: 
June 12, 2015
Maximum Award: 
$1,000
Eligibility: 
High school seniors and college students

The Bruce Lee Foundation Scholarship is awarded to a student who understands, appreciates and exemplifies Bruce Lee’s passion for education as well as his qualities of honest expression, forward thought, self-exploration, and assertiveness.
 

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Development Fund for Black Students in Science and Technology (DFBSST)

Deadline: 
June 15, 2015
Maximum Award: 
$2,000
Eligibility: 
Other, see comments
Comments: 
For students entering or attending historically black colleges

If you are an African-American student studying or intending to study a technical subject at one of the schools listed below you may be eligible for the Development Fund for Black Students in Science and Technology Scholarship. The amount of the scholarships awarded each student is determined by the scholarship committee. Scholarships are based on merit and financial need. Scholarship awards are up to $2,000 per year for a maximum of $8,000.

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: 
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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.