Scholarship Saturday – September 5, 2015

Scholarship Saturday - September 5, 2015 - 16 college scholarships and contests with upcoming deadlines. | JLV College Counseling Blog

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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 lists of scholarships with September and October 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, September 5, 2015.

Montana Tree Farm Scholarship
Sponsor: Montana Tree Farm System
Amount: $500
Deadline: Sept. 15, 2015
Description: Scholarship is open to residents of Montana enrolled (for the first time) or attending any accredited institution of higher education, on a full-time basis, with a demonstrated interest in forestry.

DDSRank Dental Scholarship
Sponsor: DDSRank
Amount: $500
Deadline: Sept. 30, 2015
Description: Scholarship is open to high school seniors and current college and graduate students who want to pursue a career in dentistry.

Noet Humanities Scholarship
Sponsor: Noet
Amount: $500
Deadline: Sept. 30, 2015
Description: Scholarship is open to students currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program in the humanities.

Writer’s Square Essay Contest 
Sponsor: Hakka Foundation
Amount: Up to $1,000
Deadline: Sept. 30, 2015
Description: Scholarship is open to all enrolled students from first grade to college. Applicant must write an essay on what they are grateful for and why.

Anders Tjellstrom Scholarship
Sponsor: Cochlear
Amount: $2,000 – renewable for up to four years, assuming the scholarship recipient maintains a 2.5 GPA or better.
Deadline: Oct. 1, 2015
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors and current college students who have a Baha® device.

Asian Women in Business Scholarship
Sponsor: Asian Women In Business
Amount: Up to $5,000
Deadline: Oct. 1, 2015
Description: Scholarship is open to women who are at least 50% Asian or Pacific Islander ancestry and are enrolled full-time in an accredited four-year undergraduate institution.

Financial Success for Single Mothers Scholarship
Sponsor: Fuzy Inc.
Amount: $750
Deadline: Oct. 1, 2015
Description: Scholarship is open to single mothers who are current college students enrolled in at least six units at a two-year college, trade school, four-year college, or graduate school.

Graeme Clark Scholarship
Sponsor: Cochlear
Amount: $2,000
Deadline: Oct. 1, 2015
Description: Scholarship is open to current college students with a Nucleus Cochlear Implant.

Jack Kent Cooke Young Artist Award
Sponsor: From the Top
Amount: Up to $10,000
Deadline: Oct. 1, 2015
Description: Award is open to classical instrumentalists, vocalists, and composers between the ages of 8 and 18 who have not yet entered college during the 2015-2016 academic year.

Legal Leaders of Tomorrow Scholarship
Sponsor: Paralegal411
Amount: $500
Deadline: Oct. 1, 2015
Description: Scholarship is open to students who are at least 18 years of age. Applicant must be a current college student enrolled at an accredited college or university who is pursuing a paralegal related degree OR a high school student who has been accepted to a college and plans to pursue a paralegal degree program.

Raymond Davis Scholarship
Sponsor: Society of Imaging Science and Technology (IS&T)
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: Oct. 1, 2015
Description: Scholarship is open to advanced-level undergraduate or graduate students with an academic and/or research focus in a field related to imaging.

Save the Frogs! Art Contest
Sponsor: Save the Frogs!
Amount: $100
Deadline: Oct. 1, 2015
Description: Contest is open to anyone, regardless of age, with a talent for art. Applicant must submit a cool frog piece of art.

Students with Heart Scholarship
Sponsor: Students with Heart Foundation
Amount: Up to $6,000
Deadline: Oct. 1, 2015
Description: Scholarship is open to current college students who suffer from any Cardiac disease or deformity.

Voices From the Margins ’15 Short Film Contest
Sponsor: America Media
Amount: Varies
Deadline: Oct. 2, 2015
Description: Contest is open to undergraduate students currently enrolled in an accredited college or university, as well as recent graduates (anytime after Oct. 2, 2014). Applicant must submit a short film on the theme Social Justice.

Wendy’s High School Heisman Award
Sponsor: Wendy’s Restaurants
Amount: Varies
Deadline: Oct. 2, 2015
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors who have participated in one of the 43 sports recognized by the International Olympic Committee in the Summer and Winter Olympic Games or the National Federation of State High School Associations and sponsored by their school. Applicant must have a GPA of at least 3.0.

WRLA Scholarship 
Sponsor: Western Retail Lumber Association (WRLA)
Amount: $3,000
Deadline: Oct. 2, 2015
Description: Scholarship is open to current college students who are a full or part-time employee or dependent of an employee of a WRLA retail, affiliate or associate member company.

Note: Please use my scholarship lists as just one of the resources you use to look for scholarships. Here are nine others places to look for scholarships.

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One Comment on “Scholarship Saturday – September 5, 2015

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