Scholarship Saturday – October 25, 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!). And, check out my list of scholarships with October and November deadlines.

Here are your scholarships for Saturday, October 25, 2014

STEM Scholarship for Women
Sponsor: Best Value Schools
Amount: $2,000
Deadline: October 31, 2014
Description: Applicant must be a female currently attending or accepted at an accredited post-secondary institution (undergraduate or graduate).

Jack Kent Cooke Foundation College Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Jack Kent Cooke Foundation
Amount: Up to $40,000
Deadline: November 4, 2014
Description: Scholarship is open to high achieving high school seniors with financial need.

The Prudential Spirit of Community Awards
Sponsor: Prudential
Amount: Up to $5,000
Deadline: November 4, 2014
Description: Open to students in grades 5-12 who have made a difference through volunteering.

Wholesale Halloween Costumes Scholarship
Sponsor: Wholesale Halloween Costumes
Amount: $500
Deadline: November 5, 2014
Description: Applicant must be currently enrolled at an accredited college or university in the United States. Applicant must submit progression photos of applicant carving a pumpkin and then a final image of the lit pumpkin.

EESC STEM Poster Contest
Sponsor: Engineering Education Service Center (EESC)
Amount: Up to $200
Deadline: November 7, 2014
Description: Anyone can enter although contest is primarily for high school and college students. Elementary and middle school students can also enter. Contestant must submit an original poster that depicts careers that use science, technology, engineering and math concepts.

Havahart Wireless Scholarship Award
Sponsor: Havahart Wireless
Amount: $500
Deadline: November 7, 2014
Description: Applicant must be current student at an accredited college or university in the United States. Applicant must submit an essay one of the given optics about pets or animals.

Community Service Scholarship
Sponsor: Good Tidings Foundation
Amount: $5,000
Deadline: November 10, 2014
Description: Applicant must be a high school senior, have financial need, extraordinary community service, and reside the San Francisco Bay Area (see website for specific counties).
Scholarship website – – link no longer available now that deadline has passed

Intel Science Talent Search
Sponsor: Society for Science & the Public
Amount: Up to $100,000 (340 awards)
Deadline: November 12, 2014
Description: Applicant must be in last year of secondary school (senior in high school). Applicant must present scientific report about research of their choosing in the areas of science, mathematics, or engineering.

Maryknoll Essay Contest
Sponsor: Maryknoll Father Brothers
Amount: Up to $1,000
Deadline: November 14, 2014
Description: Contest is open to students in grades 6-8. Contestants must summit an essay with 500-750 words on a theme related to a quote Pope Francis said.

PBA Sally Beauty Scholarship
Sponsor: Professional Beauty Association (PBA)
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: November 14, 2014
Description: Applicant must have the desire to enter the cosmetology profession.

AAHD Scholarship Program
Sponsor: American Association on Health and Disability
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: November 15, 2014
Description: Applicant must be full time undergraduate student (junior standing and above) with a documented disability.

American Indian Services Scholarship
Sponsor: American Indian Services (AIS)
Amount: Varies
Deadline: November 15, 2014
Description: Applicant must be enrolled in in a university, college, junior college or technical school and be at least one-quarter (1/4) Northern-Native American Indian Blood.

Bill Kane Scholarship
Sponsor: SHAPE America (Society of Health and Physical Educators)
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: November 15, 2014
Description: Applicant must be enrolled in an undergraduate health education major at an accredited college or university in the United States or a U.S. territory.

Disabled War Veterans Scholarship
Sponsor: Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association
Amount: $2,500
Deadline: November 15, 2014
Description: Applicant must be active-duty service personnel, honorably discharged U.S. military veteran, reservist, or National Guard personal who is disabled because of wounds received during combat service in Enduring Freedom-Afghanistan or Iraqi Freedom Operations.

Good Luck!

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