Scholarship Saturday – May 16, 2015

Scholarship Saturday - May 16, 2015

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 the last Scholarship Saturday, check it out. There are scholarships there that are still open! Lastly, check out my lists of scholarships with May and June 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, May 16, 2015.

Cultivating Creativity Student Essay Contest
Sponsor: Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc.
Amount: Up to $20,000
Deadline: May 31, 2015
Description: Contest is open to legal residents of the 48 contiguous United States (including the District of Columbia) excluding Alaska and Hawaii, who are 13 to 18 years of age with plans to attend college upon high school graduation. Applicant must submit an essay about a time when food created a memory.

National Park Reservations Scholarship
Sponsor: National Park Reservations
Amount: $1,500
Deadline: May 31, 2015
Description: Scholarship is open to high school seniors enrolling in college Fall 2015 or students already enrolled in college. Applicant must submit a short video responding to a given prompt related to National Parks.

Walmart Associate Scholarship
Sponsor: Walmart
Amount: Up to $3,000
Deadline: Jun. 2, 2015
Description: Scholarship is open to students employed part-time or full-time with any division of Walmart for at least six consecutive months prior to the scholarship due date.

Kerope Zildjian Scholarship Competition
Sponsor: Zildjian
Amount: $5,000
Deadline: Jun. 5, 2015
Description: Scholarship is open to undergraduate music students worldwide. Applicant must be enrolled for undergraduate full-time study at a college or university for the Fall 2015 semester.

AllJobOpenings.com Working Student Scholarship
Sponsor: AllJobOpenings.com
Amount: $2,000
Deadline: Jun. 10, 2015
Description: Scholarship is open to students currently enrolled in an accredited U.S. college or university. Applicant must submit an essay about working and going to school at the same time.

BEF General Academic Scholarships
Sponsor: Boomer Esiason Foundation
Amount: Up to $2,500
Deadline: Jun. 12, 2015
Description: Scholarship is open to students with cystic fibrosis who are pursuing undergraduate or graduate degrees.

Boomtown Internet Group Scholarship
Sponsor: Boomtown Internet Group
Amount: $500
Deadline: Jun. 12, 2015
Description: Scholarship is open to college students. Applicant must submit an essay on one of four given topics related to the internet, social networking, and internet marketing.

Bruce Lee Foundation Scholarship
Sponsor: Bruce Lee Foundation
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: Jun. 12, 2015
Description: Scholarship is open to students who are 16 years of age or older and planning on (or currently enrolled) at a two-year college, four-year university, or trade/vocational school in the United States. Applicant must demonstrate Bruce Lee’s passion for education, as well as his qualities of honest expression, forward thought, self-exploration, and assertiveness.

Carpey Law 2014-15 Scholarship
Sponsor: Carpey Law
Amount: $500
Deadline: Jun. 12, 2015
Description: Scholarship is open to incoming and current college students attending school in the United States. Applicant must submit an essay on a given topic related to motorcycle helmet laws.

DFWL-NRA Bill of Rights Essay Contest
Sponsor: National Foundation for Women Legislators
Amount: $3,000
Deadline: Jun. 12, 2015
Description: Scholarship is open to female high school juniors or seniors. If selected as a scholarship receiptient, applicant must be able to attend the NFWL Annual conference Sep. 11-15 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma (all-expenses paid). Applicant must submit an essay on a topic related to freedom.

Father James B. Macelwane Annual Award in Meteorology
Sponsor: American Meteorological Society
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: Jun. 12, 2015
Description: Scholarship is open to current college students studying meteorology. Applicant must submit a paper on some phase of the atmospheric sciences, a letter of application, and a letter from the department head or faculty member.

Abbott and Fenner Scholarship
Sponsor: Abbott and Fenner Business Consultants
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: Jun. 15, 2015
Description: Scholarship is open to high school juniors and seniors, as well as all students currently registered in any accredited post secondary institution. Applicant must submit an essay on their educational career and life goals.

Billy Welu Bowling Scholarship
Sponsor: Professional Bowlers Association
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: Jun. 15, 2015
Description: Scholarship is open to amateur bowlers who are currently in college and maintain at least a 2.5 GPA.

Bryant Surety Bonds Scholarship
Sponsor: Bryant Surety Bonds
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: Jun. 15, 2015
Description: Scholarships are open to students currently enrolled in a graduate or undergraduate degree program. Applicant can submit an essay or visual content related to surety bonds.

CFA Institute 11 September Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: CFA Institute
Amount: Up to $25,000
Deadline: Jun. 15, 2015
Description: Scholarship is open to students who were dependent children, spouses or domestic partners on September 11, 2001 of those person who died or were permanently disabled or victims permanently disabled as a direct result of the September 11th attacks. Applicant must be planning to enroll or already enrolled in part-time or full-time undergraduate study at an accredited two- or four-year college or university and studying finances, economics, accounting, or business ethics.

Collegiate Inventors Competition
Sponsor: AbbVie Foundation and the United States patent and Trademark Office
Amount: Varies
Deadline: Jun. 15, 2015
Description: Competition is open to students enrolled as full-time students in any U.S. college or university for at least part of the 12 months prior to entry. Contestants can enter as an individual or a team. Contestants must submit an original idea or work product.

Copyright Awareness Scholarship
Sponsor: Music Publishers Association
Amount: $5,000
Deadline: Jun. 15, 2015
Description: Scholarship is open to legal residents of the 50 United States and the District of Columbia who are between the ages of 13 and 25 years of age at the time of application. Applicant must submit a short video (30 seconds to three minutes) that creatively presents their viewpoint on the importance of intellectual property and copyright law.

Global Lift Equipment Scholarship
Sponsor: Global Lift Equipment
Amount: $500
Deadline: Jun. 15, 2015
Description: Scholarship is open to students currently attending or planning on attending a post-secondary institution in Canada or the U.S. in the fall of 2015. Applicant must submit a short story of 2,000 words or less.

Michael Hakeem Memorial College Essay Contest
Sponsor: Freedom From Religion Foundation
Amount: Up to $3,000
Deadline: Jun. 15, 2015
Description: Scholarship is open to currently enrolled undergraduate students through age 24. Applicant must submit an essay on a given topic related to freedom of religion.

Paving the Future Scholarship Contest
Sponsor: Discount Park&Ride
Amount: $2,500
Deadline: Jun. 15, 2015
Description: Scholarship contest is open to students preparing to graduate from high school and/or currently enrolled in a college program. Applicant must create a proposal for their business idea and create a pitch for it.

Tattoo Art Scholarship
Sponsor: InkAddict
Amount: Up to $1,000
Deadline: Jun. 15, 2015
Description: Scholarship is open to students pursuing a graduate or undergraduate level degree for Graphic Design or Art. Applicant must submit their best example of original tattoo art or art that could be used on tattoo inspired clothing.

The Cascade Restoration Services Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Cascade Restoration Services, LLC
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: Jun. 15, 2015
Description: Scholarship is open to students currently enrolled, or accepted, at an accredited Washington State college or trade school. Applicant must submit an essay on their future profession.

Tony Munter Whistleblower Attorney Transparency Scholarship
Sponsor: Tony Munter Whistleblower Attorney
Amount: $500
Deadline: Jun. 15, 2015
Description: Scholarship is open to undergraduate, graduate, and law school students, as well as incoming college freshman at an accredited U.S. school. Applicant must submit an essay on the transparency and accountability in the applicant’s current, desired, or future career.

Van Sant’s Annual Veterans’ Educational Scholarship
Sponsor: Van Sant Law, LLC
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: Jun. 15, 2015
Description: Scholarship is open to veterans of the U.S. Armed Forces with an honorable discharge. Applicant must submit an essay outlining their experience in the military and their educational goals.

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3 Comments on “Scholarship Saturday – May 16, 2015

    • Hi Isaac. Just click “follow” and you’ll be notified every time a blog post is published, including the Scholarship Saturday posts.

  1. How do I subscribe to posts about new scholarships available?

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