Scholarship Saturday – November 15, 2014

Scholarship Saturday

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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 November deadlines.

Here are your scholarships for Saturday, November 15, 2014.

Slam Behind the Curtain Scholarship
Sponsor: Power Poetry
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: November 30, 2014
Description: Scholarship is open to current or former high school students who will/is attending college within the U.S. or its territories. Applicant must submit an original poem.

The Legacy Lending Group Scholarship Award for Career Success
Sponsor: The Legacy Lending Group
Amount: $1,500
Deadline: November 30, 2014
Description: Open to any current student majoring in Business or Finance of an accredited U.S. college or university. Applicant must submit a 500-word essay on personal finance.

AFA Teens Video Competition
Sponsor: Alzheimer’s Foundation of America
Amount: Up to $500
Deadline: December 1, 2014
Description: Contest is open to students between the ages of 13 and 19. Applicant must submit autobiography and a short video (two minutes or less) about Alzheimer’s diease.

Alberta E. Crowe Star of Tomorrow Scholarship
Sponsor: United States Bowling Congress (USBC)
Amount: $6,000
Deadline: December 1, 2014
Description: Contestant must be a USBC Youth member in good standing and be enrolled as a high school senior or current college student.

Ashley Soule Conroy Foundation Scholarship
Sponsor: Ashley Soule Conroy Foundation
Amount: $3,000
Deadline: December 1, 2014
Description: Applicant must be planning to participate in full-time study abroad for at least one semester.

Book Marketing Scholarship
Sponsor: Smith Publicity, Inc.
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: December 1, 2014
Description: Scholarship is open to high school and college students. Applicants must submit an essay about persuasive writing.

CCTA Scholarship
Sponsor: Colorado Conservation Tillage Association
Amount: Unknown
Deadline: December 1, 2014
Description: Applicant must be a sophomore, junior, or senior attending a higher institution of learning in Colorado, Nebraska, Kansas or Wyoming. Applicant must be majoring in Agriculture, Ag Business, Horticulture or Agronomy.

Christopher Reeve Award
Sponsor: Heart of America Foundation
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: December 1, 2014
Description: Applicant must be nominated for the award. Award is open to student between the ages of 13 and 18 and is making a difference in the lives of others.

FRA Americanism Essay Contest 
Sponsor: Fleet Reserve Association (FRA)
Amount: Up to $5,000
Deadline: December 1, 2014
Description: Scholarship is open to students in grades 7 – 12. Applicant must submit an essay about why they are proud to be an American.

Giva Corporate Student Scholarship and Worldwide Community Ambassador Award
Sponsor: Giva, Inc.
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: December 1, 2014
Description: Scholarship is open to undergraduate and graduate students. Applicant must submit an essay describing how they will make the world a better place using their talents and education.

Greg Baumgartner Scholarship
Sponsor: Attorney Greg Baumgartner
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: December 1, 2014
Description: Applicant must be a high school or college student in the United States and must be paying their way through school without parental support

Jack Kent Cooke Young Artist Award
Sponsor: From the Top and Jack Kent Cooke Foundation
Amount: $10,000
Deadline: December 1, 2014
Description: Applicant must be classical musicians, vocalists, or composers between the ages of 8 and 18.

ASHRAE Scholarship
Sponsor: American Society of Heating, refrigerating, and Air Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE)
Amount: Varies
Deadline: December 1, 2014
Description: Applicant must be enrolled full-time in an accredited undergraduate engineering or engineering technology program recognized by ASHRAE.

NRA Civil Rights Defense Fund Youth Essay Contest
Sponsor: NRA Civil Rights Defense Fund
Amount: Up to $1,000
Deadline: December 1, 2014
Description: Contest is open to students enrolled in elementary, junior high, or high school during the 2014-2015 academic year, including homeschooled students in an equivalent grade level. Applicant must submit an essay on the second amendment.

Olan Rogers Scholarships
Sponsor: Olan Rogers Apparel
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: December 1, 2014
Description: Applicant must be 18 years of age and currently attending college.

Ouimet Scholarships
Sponsor: Francis Ouimet Caddie Scholarship Fund
Amount: Up to $15,000
Deadline: December 1, 2014
Description: Scholarship is open to undergraduate students who have completed at least two years of service to golf as caddies or helpers in a pro shop in Massachusetts.

Phi Theta Kappa Scholarships
Sponsor: Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society
Amount: Varies
Deadline: December 1, 2014
Description: The organization offers many scholarships. Applicants to any of the scholarships must be community college students.

Soroptimist Violet Richardson Award
Sponsor: Soroptimist International of the Americas
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: December 1, 2014
Description: Applicant must be a female student between the ages of 14 and 17.

TicketCity Annual College Scholarship Program
Sponsor: TicketCity, Inc.
Amount: $2,500
Deadline: December 1, 2014
Description: Applicant must be a current freshman, sophomore or junior student enrolled in an accredited college or university. Applicant must submit an essay on a given topic related to college sporting events.

UNIMA-USA Scholarship
Sponsor: Union Internationale de Marionnete (UNIMA) – USA
Amount: $700
Deadline: December 1, 2014
Description: Scholarship is open to members of UNIMA – USA over the age of 18 and a second-level puppeteer.

Good Luck!

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One Comment on “Scholarship Saturday – November 15, 2014

  1. Pingback: Scholarship Saturday – November 22, 2014 | JLV College Counseling

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