Read Beowulf and select one of the following six topics to write about to enter the Signet Classics Student Essay Contest.
The Gloria Barron Prize for Young Heroes honors students between the age of 8 and 18 who have made a significant improvement to people and the planet.
The Barron Prize honors twenty-five winners nationwide. Half of the winners have focused on helping their communities and fellow beings; half have focused on protecting the health and sustainability of the environment.
To nominate a young person, the adult nominator must submit a fully-completed nomination packet and references form
The American Legion Legacy Scholarship is offered to high school seniors and college students whose parents died in active duty in the military after September 11, 2001.
You must be the child or legally adopted child or a child of a spouse by a prior marriage or dependent child as defined by the United States Armed Services of active duty United States military and National Guard, and military reservists who were federalized and die on active duty on or after September 11, 2001.
The Young Native Writers Essay Contest is open to Native American high school students with a relationship with a Native American tribal community.
To enter you must write a researched essay of no more than 1,200 words. The essay should deal with the following topic:
"Describe a crucial issue confronting your tribal community today. Explain how you hope to help your tribal community respond to this challenge and improve its future."
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.
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
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).
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.