Scholarship Saturday – July 18, 2015

Scholarship Saturday - 16 college scholarships and contests with upcoming deadlines. | JLV College Counseling Blog

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 July and August 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, July 18, 2015.

BG Scholarship
Sponsor: Bgscholarship.com
Amount: $300
Deadline: Jul. 31, 2015
Description: Scholarship is open to high school and college students who have at least a 2.0 GPA and are U.S. citizens or international students enrolled in a school in the USA. Applicant must submit an essay on their academic goals and their contributions to their school and/or their community.

Chegg $1,000 Transfer Scholarship
Sponsor: Chegg
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: Jul. 31, 2015
Description: Scholarship is open to students currently enrolled in college who will be transferring to another college within two years. Applicant must share what graduating college means to them.

Wholesale Halloween Costumes Scholarship
Sponsor: Wholesale Halloween Costumes
Amount: $500
Deadline: Aug. 12, 2015
Description: Scholarship is open to students enrolled at an accredited two or four year college or vocational school. Applicant must create a meme for WholesaleHalloweenCostumes.com

CollegeSTEPS Sweepstakes
Sponsor: Wells Fargo Bank, N.A.
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: Aug. 13, 2015
Description: Sweepstakes is open to full or part-time students who are in an accredited secondary or post-secondary educational institution or program (including, but not limited to, high school, college, university or trade school, or are home schooled in an accredited program). Student must enroll in the Wells Fargo CollegeSTEPS educational resource program

College Scholarship Essay Contest
Sponsor: Uche, P.C.
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: Aug. 14, 2015
Description: Scholarship is open to students who are planning on attending an accredited United States college or university in the fall of 2015. Applicant must submit an essay on whether they believe legalized marijuana results in more impaired drivers.

A Voice for Animals Contest
Sponsor: Humane Education Network
Amount: Up to $750
Deadline: Aug. 15, 2015
Description: Contest is open to students between the ages of 14 and 18 years of age. Depending on the contestant’s age, student must either submit an essay or be involved in a project related to the mistreatment of animals.

American Indian Services Scholarship
Sponsor: American Indian Services (AIS)
Deadline: Aug. 15, 2015
Description: Applicant must be one-quarter (1/4) Northern-Native American Indian and enrolled in a university, junior college, or technical school.

Boomer Benefits Scholarship
Sponsor: Boomer Benefits
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: Aug. 15, 2015
Description: Scholarship is open to U.S. citizens who are age 50 or older and are currently enrolled in a two year, four year or graduate program at an accredited public or private school.

Checks SuperStore Scholarship
Sponsor: Checks SuperStore
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: Aug. 15, 2015
Description: Scholarship is open to U.S. citizens who will be attending full-time student an at institution of higher education in the fall. Applicant must submit an essay on a given topic related to education.

Healthy Home Scholarship
Sponsor: Olshan Foundation Solutions
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: Aug. 15, 2015
Description: Scholarship is open to U.S. students who are 16 years of age or older who are high school, undergraduate, master degree, and adult learner students. Applicant must submit application and personal essays.

I Define Success Scholarship
Sponsor: I Define Success
Amount: $500
Deadline: Aug. 15, 2015
Description: Scholarship is open to undergraduate students who are currently enrolled in college. Applicant must submit an essay defining success and their plans to be successful.

Milbank Diversity Scholars Program
Sponsor: Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy LLP
Amount: $25,000
Deadline: Aug. 15, 2015
Description: Scholars program is open to students in good standing at an ABA accredited law school who have completed their first year of a full-time JD program.

Race Entry Student Scholarship
Sponsor: Race Entry
Amount: $500
Deadline: Aug. 15, 2015
Description: Scholarship is open to incoming and current college students attending an accredited university inside the USA who have run in an organized race (5K, 10K, half marathon, or marathon).

Stroble Law Scholarship
Sponsor: Stroble Law
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: Aug. 15, 2015
Description: Scholarship is open to students attending a college or university during the 2015-2016 academic year. Applicant must submit an essay on a given topic related to texting and driving.

The White Buffalo Club Annual $500 Scholarship Contest
Sponsor: The Buffalo Club
Amount: $500
Deadline: Aug. 15, 2015
Description: Scholarship is open to college and university students in the United States and Canada. Applicant must submit an essay on a given topic related to Jackson Hole, Wyoming.

Tutor the People Scholarship
Sponsor: Tutor the People
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: Aug. 15, 2015
Description: Applicant must submit an essay explaining their preferred field of study in education and what significant person, event, etc. in the field has influenced them and why. Applicant who receives the most votes will win the scholarship

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3 Comments on “Scholarship Saturday – July 18, 2015

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