Scholarship Saturday – December 13, 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 lists of scholarships with December deadlines.

Here are your scholarships for Saturday, December 13, 2014

We the Students Scholarship Contest
Sponsor: Bill of Rights Institute
Amount: Up to $5,000
Deadline: Dec. 17, 2014 (extended deadline)
Description: Scholarship is open to students ages 14 to 19. Applicant must submit an essay of 800 or less words about the Declaration of Independence.

High School Starleague Essay Scholarship
Sponsor: High School Starleague
Amount: Up to $500
Deadline: Dec. 31, 2014
Description: Scholarship is open to students who consider themselves “gamers” (video game players). Applicant must be a high school junior or senior who plans to attend an institution of higher education after high school graduation. Applicant must be a legal U.S. resident, currently attend school in the United States and have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher. Student must submit application and an essay between 500 and 700 words on a prompt related to gaming.

HomeInsurance.com Scholarship
Sponsor: HomeInsurance.com
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: Dec. 31, 2014
Description: Applicant must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident of the United States. Applicant must also be a high school or home school senior graduating or earning a GED between August 1, 2014 and July 1, 2015 who plans to enroll at a two-year or four-year college or university in the spring or fall 2015 or a current college student during the 2014-15 on a full-time basis in good academic standing.

Horror Writers Association Scholarship
Sponsor: Horror Writers Association
Amount: $2,500
Deadline: Dec. 31, 2014
Description: Applicant must be a member of the Horror Writers Association.

I’m In Scholarship
Sponsor: I’m In
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: Dec. 31, 2014
Description: Applicant must be current college student enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program. Applicant must submit an essay on a topic related to coupons.

Imagine America College Scholarships for High School Students
Sponsor: Imagine America Foundation
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: Dec. 31, 2014
Description: Applicant must be a recent high school graduate who has financial need and is attending a participating career college in the United States.

Injury Lawyer News Disability Scholarship Awards
Sponsor: Injury Lawyer News
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: Dec. 31, 2014
Description: Applicant must be a pre-law or law student accepted to or already attending an accredited college or university in the United States. Applicant must have a documented physical or learning disability.

LowVARates.com Military College Scholarship
Sponsor: LowVARates.com
Amount: $2,500
Deadline: Dec. 31, 2014
Description: Applicant must be currently enrolled in college, or plan to be enrolled within one year from the time the scholarship is award. Applicant must be in the military or have a parent in any branch of the U.S. Armed Forces.

Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley Scholarship
Sponsor: Horror Writers Association
Amount: $2,500
Deadline: Dec. 31, 2014
Description: Applicant must be a female member of the Horror Writers Association.

Palantir Scholarship for Women in Engineering
Sponsor: Palantir
Amount: Up to $10,000
Deadline: Dec. 31, 2014
Description: Applicant must have completed at least one year of undergraduate student and demonstrate a strong focus in a science, technology, engineering, or math field.

Rolex Scholarship
Sponsor: Our World – Underwater Scholarship Society
Amount: $25,000
Deadline: Dec. 31, 2014
Description: Scholarship is open to students between the ages of 21 and 26 who have certification as a Rescue Diver or equivalent with a minimum of 25 dives within the past two years.

Rubicam Youth Award
Sponsor: National Genealogical Society
Amount: $500
Deadline: Dec. 31, 2014
Description: Applicant must be a high school student in grades 10-12. Applicant must submit a single-line genealogy in a biological format for five generations.

SBO Magazine Music Student Scholarship
Sponsor: School Band and Orchestra Magazine
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: Dec. 31, 2014
Description: Scholarship is open to band students in grades four through twelve. Applicant must submit a short essay on a band-related topic.

Scholarship Detective Launch Scholarship
Sponsor: Scholarship Detective
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: Dec. 31, 2014
Description: Applicant must be current student and a resident of the United States. Applicant must submit short form to apply.

Scholarship Poetry Contest
Sponsor: Live Poets Society of New Jersey
Amount: Up to $500
Deadline: Dec. 31, 2014
Description: Applicant must be current high school student.

The Best Price Nutrition & Health Scholarship
Sponsor: Best Price Nutrition
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: Dec. 31, 2014
Description: Applicant must be currently enrolled full-time in college or an alumni and reside in the United States. Applicant must fill out a short survey about health and fitness goals.

Top Ten List Scholarship
Sponsor: ScholarshipExperts.com
Amount: $1,500
Deadline: Dec. 31, 2014
Description: Scholarship is open to students who are at least 13 years of age and plan be enrolled in college no later than the fall of 2020. Applicant must create a Top Ten List of reasons why they should get the scholarship.

Good Luck!

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One Comment on “Scholarship Saturday – December 13, 2014

  1. Pingback: Scholarship Saturday – Dec. 20, 2014 | JLV College Counseling

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