Scholarship Saturday – August 16, 2014

Scholarship Saturday

Current Scholarships Available Here

There are thousands of scholarships out there. Some are large scholarships that are well publicized, while others are lesser known. My goal is to share some lesser-known scholarships with my readers every Saturday.

Don’t wait. Apply for these great scholarships today! (And if you missed last week’s Scholarship Saturday, check it out. There are scholarships there that are still open!)

Here are your scholarships for Saturday, August 16, 2014

Xero 2014 Accounting, Economics or Finance Scholarship
Sponsor: Xero
Amount: $5,000
Deadline: August 30, 2014
Eligibility: Applicant must be a legal US resident and currently enrolled full-time at an accredited university or business school in the US. Student must have a high school cumulative GPA of 3.5 or university or business cumulative GPA of 3.5.
Requirements: Applicant must submit a 500-700 word essay, transcripts and one letter of recommendation.

ACHIEVE Today Scholarship
Sponsor: Achieve Today
Amount: $5,000
Deadline: August 31, 2014
Eligibility: There is no age requirement and any current student of an accredited US university or college is welcome.
Requirements: Applicant must submit an essay of no fewer than 800 words OR submit a video of no fewer than two minutes.

Arctic Physical Therapy Scholarship
Sponsor: Arctic Physical Therapy Fairbanks
Amount: $500
Deadline: August 31, 2014
Eligibility: Applicant must be attending a college or university on a full-time or part-time basis by January of 2015. Student must have achieved a GPA of 30 or greater during their last academic year. Lastly, applicant must be a resident of the U.S. or Canada.
Requirements: Applicant must submit short form and essay under 1,000 words.

BannerStandPros.com Scholarship
Sponsor: BannerStandPros.com
Amount: $500
Deadline: August 31, 2014
Eligibility: Applicant must be actively pursing a degree or certification in art, graphic design, or marketing. Applicant must be a legal resident of the United States or hold a valid student visa.
Requirements: Students must create a banner to the specification of the contest and submit the file by the deadline.

CHASA Scholarship
Sponsor: Children’s Hemiplegia and Stroke Association (CHASA)
Amount: Unknown
Deadline: August 31, 2014
Eligibility: Applicant must be 25 years or less and affected by either childhood hemiplegia or hemiparesis due to any cause or by pediatric stroke, Onset of condition before the age of 18. Applicant must be currently diagnosed as having hemiplegia or hemiparesis or pediatric stroke. Student must be attending a post-secondary school leading to a degree or certification or attending a post-secondary vocational educational program.
Requirements: Applicant must submit completed application, essay and physician’s signature on the certifying form.

Power Graphics Digital Imaging Scholarship
Sponsor: Power Graphics Digital Imaging
Amount: $500
Deadline: August 31, 2014
Eligibility: Applicant must be actively pursuing a degree or certification in art, graphic design, marketing, or any other related field. Applicant must be a legal resident of the United States or hold a valid student visa.
Requirements: Applicant must life the company’s Facebook page and submit on the Facebook timeline a short essay.

The Gifted Ones Young Scholars Contest
Sponsor: Author P.G. Shriver
Amount: Varies
Deadline: Varies – author is giving $0.50 from the sale of each of the Books from August 1, 2014 through April 31, 2015.
Eligibility: Contest is open to students who are residents of the United States, are at least 13 years of age and no more than 18 years of age. Contestants must get parental contest to participate.
Requirements: Contestants must register for contest and then participate in challenges as they are released.

The Versitas Education Scholarship
Sponsor: Versitas
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: August 31, 2014
Eligibility: Applicants must have a GPA of 2.7 or higher and enrolled at an accredited post secondary institution. Student must be studying Business Administration, Human Resources, Management, Business & MBA, or Adult Education.
Requirements: Applicant must submit an essay.

Sussle Scholarship
Sponsor: Sussle
Amount: $500
Deadline: August 31, 2014 (Monthly scholarship – deadline is the end of every month)
Eligibility: Applicant must be a high school seniors or current full-time undergraduate or graduate students at an accredited college or university in the U.S., and a U.S. citizens or legal permanent residents.
Requirements: Post interesting content onto their website – anything that you or others might find interesting.

Learn to Build an App Scholarship
Sponsor: Degreed
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: August 31, 2014 (Monthly scholarship – deadline is the end of every month)
Eligibility: Open to all USA & international college students, graduate students, college graduates, and informal learners are eligible, age 18 or older.
Requirements: Complete short scholarship form and describe an idea for a mobile app that you would be interested in building in 100 words or less.

ABFSE National Scholarship
Sponsor: American Board of Funeral Service Education (ABFSE)
Amount: $500 – $2,500
Deadline: September 1, 2014
Eligibility: Applicant must be enrolled in a Funeral Service/Mortuary program.
Requirements: Applicant must submit online application, spouse information (if applicable), letter of recommendation, official college transcripts, enrollment verification and federal tax form or FAFSA.

American Academy of Chefs College Scholarship
Sponsor: American Culinary Federation
Amount: Unknown
Deadline: September 1, 2014
Eligibility: Applicant must be currently enrolled in an accredited, post-secondary college, with a major in either culinary or pastry arts, or be an ACFEF registered apprentice. Student must have a cumulative GPA of 2.5 and have completed at least one grading period (trimester, semester or quarter). Lastly, applicant must have a career goal of becoming a chef or pastry chef.
Requirements: Applicant must submit completed application, transcript, verification of participation in culinary competitions, verification of volunteering for school or industry activities, essay, verification of American Culinary Federation involvement and letter of reference.

Joseph A. Levendusky Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Epicor, Incorporated and the International Water Conference
Amount: $7,000
Deadline: September 5, 2014
Eligibility: Applicant must demonstrate interest and commitment to seek a career in the field of water technology. Student must be at least a college sophomore and must not on using monies to study outside of the country.
Requirements: Applicant must submit completed application, references and a short 250-word essay.

CareerFitter Online Scholarship
Sponsor: CareerFitter.com
Amount: $500
Deadline: September 15, 2014
Eligibility: Applicant must be incoming freshman or current college student
Requirements: Applicant must watch sort video, take a free career test and submit application and short essay.

NEWH Icon of Industry Scholarship Award
Sponsor: NEWH: The Hospitality Industry Network
Amount: $3,500 – $5,000
Deadline: September 14, 2014
Eligibility: Applicant must be currently enrolled at an accredited college and have at least a junior standing. Student must show financial need, have a 3.0 GPA and previously participated in an internship or similar program. Lastly, applicant must have a career objective in the hospitality field with an emphasis towards interior or textile design.
Requirements: Applicant must submit completed application, student essay, internship essay, official transcript, letter of recommendations, resume and headshot.

Good Luck!

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