Scholarship Saturday – April 25, 2015

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 the last Scholarship Saturday, check it out. There are scholarships there that are still open! Lastly, check out my list of scholarships with May deadlines. Only brief information about each scholarship is listed. Therefore, you are encouraged to visit the scholarship websites to get further details about eligibility and requirements.

Here are your scholarships for Saturday, April 25, 2015.

Brower Youth Awards for Environmental Leadership
Sponsor: Earth Island Institute
Amount: $3,000
Deadline: May 18, 2015
Description: Scholarship is open to environmental leaders ages 13 to 22 (as of Jul. 1, 2015) living in North America (including Mexico, Canada, and some Caribbean Islands) and U.S. Territories.

Google Global Science Fair 2015
Sponsor: Google, Inc.
Amount: Up to $50,000
Deadline: May 19, 2015
Description: Competition is open to individuals or teams who are 13 to 18 years of age.

California Dream Week Scholarship Program
Sponsor: California Dream Week
Amount: Up to $1,000
Deadline: May 20, 2015
Description: Scholarship program is open to high school students in grades 11 or 12 in the state of California. Applicant must submit a sustainability design idea.

NURSE Corps Scholarship Program
Sponsor: U.S. Department of health and Human Services
Deadline: May 21, 2015
Description: Scholarship is open to U.S. citizens, national or lawful permanent residents who are enrolled or accepted for enrollment in a professional nursing degree program at an accredited school of nursing located in the United States.

CBC Spouses Education Scholarship
Sponsor: Congressional Black Caucus (CBC) Foundation
Amount: Varies
Deadline: May 22, 2015
Description: Scholarship is open to students currently/planning to be enrolled in the upcoming academic year as a full-time undergraduate or graduate student at an accredited U.S. college or university. Scholarship is open to students of all majors. Preference will be given to African-American students residing in a CBC Member district.

I’m First Scholarship
Sponsor: I’m First
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: May 22, 2015
Description: Scholarship is open to current high school (or home-schooled) seniors attending school in the United States who are first-generation college students (neither parent has earned a four-year college degree). Applicant must be attending a I’m First partner college or university.

JCPenney Leadership Excellence
Sponsor: Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities
Amount: $2,500
Deadline: May 22, 2015
Description: Scholarship is open to full time undergraduate and graduate students attending a four-year HACU-member institution and have financial need. Students must have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher. Students majoring in Business, Retail, Supply Chain/Logistics or other relevant majors, as well as students who have work experience in the retail industry are strongly encouraged to apply.

Mometrix College Scholarships
Sponsor: Mometrix Test Preparation
Amount: Up to $5,000
Deadline: May 22, 2015
Description: Scholarships are open to current high school seniors through college juniors. Applicant must write an essay on what test preparation practices work best for them and why.

Design Your Future Scholarship
Sponsor: Distinctive Window Treatment Plus
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: May 25, 2015
Description: Scholarship is open to high school seniors and current college students who are studying interior design, art and design, architecture, or another related major/industry. Applicant must submit an essay on a topic related to “today’s design trends.”

Adelante! Scholarships
Sponsor: Adelante! U.S. Education Leadership Fund
Amount: Varies
Deadline: May 29, 2015
Description: Scholarships are open to college juniors and seniors. Students should visit scholarship website for specific requirements as there are multiple scholarship opportunities.

Empacadora Fruticola Santa Ines S.A. de C.V. Scholarship
Sponsor: Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: May 29, 2015
Description: Scholarship is open to full time and part time undergraduate and graduate students attending a two-year or four-year institution and have financial need. Preference will be given to students who live in (originate from) Southern Arizona or Southern California, but may attend any HACU-member college or university. Applicant must have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher with a declared major in agriculture or ecological/environmental sciences.

ESA Foundation Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Entertainment Software Association (ESA) Foundation
Amount: $3,000
Deadline: May 29, 2015
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors and current college students who are pursuing degrees leading to careers in computer and video game arts. Applicants must be U.S. citizens who are women or minority students.

Gilberto Salazar Escoboza Scholarship
Sponsor: Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: May 29, 2015
Description: Scholarship is open to full time and part time undergraduate and graduate students attending a two-year or four-year institution and have financial need. Preference will be given to students who live in (originate from) Southern Arizona or Southern California, but may attend any HACU-member college or university. Applicant must have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher with a declared major in agriculture or ecological/environmental sciences.

KIA Motors America, Inc.
Sponsor: Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities
Amount: $5,000
Deadline: May 29, 2015
Description: Scholarship is open to full time undergraduate or graduate students attending a four-year HACU-member institution who have financial need and a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher. First generation students are strongly encouraged to apply.

Margarian Scholarship
Sponsor: The Law Offices of hovanes Margarian
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: May 29, 2015
Description: Scholarship is for high school juniors and seniors, college/university students, and graduate school students. Scholarship selection will be based on GPA, economic hardship, and commitment to heritage, community, and society.

National Sculpture Society Scholarship
Sponsor: National Sculpture Society
Amount: Varies
Deadline: May 29, 2015
Description: Scholarship is open to high school seniors who are continuing their education in a degree program. Applicant must submit a short video explaining what the American flag means to them.

Signazon.com Scholarship Contest
Sponsor: Signazon.com
Amount: Up to $1,000
Deadline: May 29, 2015
Description: Scholarship is open to anyone in the 50 United States and the District of Columbus who are at least 13 years of age and U.S. residents. Applicant must submit a banner design that expresses future dreams and goals the applicant hopes to achieve through higher education.

Travelers Scholarships
Sponsor: Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities
Amount: $4,250
Deadline: May 29, 2015
Description: Scholarship is open to full time undergraduate students attending a HACU member four-year institution in California, New York, Texas, Illinois or Colorado and have financial need. Applicant must have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 with a major in Accounting, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Finance, General Business, General Management, Human Resources or Networking (IT). Applicant must also have an interest in a career with Travelers.

Videxport S.A. de C.V.
Sponsor: Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: May 29, 2015
Description: Scholarship is open to full time and part time undergraduate and graduate students attending a two-year or four-year institution and have financial need. Preference will be given to students who live in (originate from) Southern Arizona or Southern California, but may attend any HACU-member college or university. Applicant must have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher with a declared major in agriculture or ecological/environmental sciences.

Accounting Software Scholarship
Sponsor: Corcentric
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: May 30, 2015
Description: Scholarship is open to high school seniors or current college students attending college in the United States. Applicant must submit an essay on a given topic related to saving for college.

AmeriQuest Transportation Services Scholarship
Sponsor: AmeriQuest Transportation Services
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: May 30, 2015
Description: Scholarship is open to high school seniors or current college students attending college in the United States. Applicant must submit an essay on a given topic related to the transportation industry.

Nissenbaum Internet Law Scholarship
Sponsor: Nissenbaum Law Group
Amount: $500
Deadline: May 30, 2015
Description: Scholarship is open to undergraduate or post-graduate students at an American institution. Applicant must submit an essay on a given topic related to the American legal system.

Out of the Easy College Scholarship Essay Contest
Sponsor: Penguin
Amount: $5,000
Deadline: May 30, 2015
Description: Scholarship is open to students in grades 11 and 12 who are attending high school in the 50 United States, the District of Columbia, and U.S. territories and possessions, and home-schooled students between the ages of 16-18. Applicant must submit an essay on a given quote from a Charles Dickens book.

Reed Tech Scholarship
Sponsor: Reed Tech
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: May 30, 2015
Description: Scholarship is open to students studying or planning to study a STEM (science, technology, engineering, math) major at a U.S. university or college during the 2015/2016 academic year. Applicant must submit an essay about a significant innovation.

Southland Electrical Supply Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Southland Electrical Supply
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: May 30, 2015
Description: Scholarship is open to students who are studying or planning to study in a STEM (science, technology, engineering, math) major or a related field or trade. Applicant must submit an essay related to innovation and STEM.

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One Comment on “Scholarship Saturday – April 25, 2015

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