Scholarship Saturday – September 19, 2015

Scholarship Saturday - September 19, 2015 - 19 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 19, 2015.

Quick Entry Course Hero Scholarship
Sponsor: Course Hero, Inc.
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: Sept. 30, 2015
Description: Scholarship is open to permanent legal U.S. residents physically residing in the 50 United States and the District of Columbia who are at least 16 years of age and currently enrolled in high school or an accredited college or university. Applicant must create a free Course Hero account and complete a short application form.

Commercial Video Scholarship
Sponsor: Cheap Auto Insurance Co.
Amount: $5,000
Deadline: Oct. 1, 2015
Description: Scholarship is open to U.S. citizens and permanent legal residents of the United States. Applicant must be a high school seniors who will enroll in college in the Spring semester or current college students. Applicant must submit an original commercial about car insurance driving habits good or bad.

Fantasy Sports Daily Scholarship
Sponsor: Fantasy Sports Daily
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: Oct. 1, 2015
Description: Scholarship is open to legal residents of the United States who are at least 16 years of age and currently enrolled in an accredited post-secondary academic institution in the United States. Applicant must answer four personal, open-ended, and though-provoking questions.

Airman Scholarship and Commission Program (ASCP)
Sponsor: Air Force ROTC
Amount: Up to $18,000
Deadline: Oct. 15, 2015
Description: Program is open to students participating in Air Force ROTC who are U.S. citizens, under 31 years of age as of Dec. 30 of the year of graduation or commission, and in good academic standing. Applicant must receive a recommendation from their immediate commander.

DEED Educational Scholarships
Sponsor: American Public Power Association (APPA)
Amount: $2,000
Deadline: Oct. 15, 2015
Description: Scholarship is open to full-time students attending an accredited institution in the United States. Applicant must be working toward a career at an electric utility. Applicant must also be attending school in a county with at least one DEED member utility and be sponsored by a DEED member. See website for specific information.

Healthcare Administration and Management Scholarship
Sponsor: Healthcare Administration Degree Programs
Amount: $1,500
Deadline: Oct. 15, 2015
Description: Scholarship is open to undergraduate and graduate students studying healthcare administration and management. Applicant must submit an essay on their career plans in the area of healthcare administration and why they have chosen the field.

Hispanic Heritage Youth Awards 
Sponsor: Hispanic Heritage Foundation
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: Oct. 15, 2015
Description: Scholarship is open to students of Hispanic/Latino descent who have demonstrated leadership in the classroom and community in an effort to encourage their peers to use education as a vehicle for success.

Interior-Deluxe Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Interior Deluxe
Amount: $1,500
Deadline: Oct. 15, 2015
Description: Scholarship is open to students enrolled in a two-year, four-year, or a graduate program. Applicant must browse the scholarship provider’s website and write an article on a given topic.

JEN Scholarships
Sponsor: Jazz Education Network (JEN)
Amount: Varies
Deadline: Oct. 15, 2015
Description: Scholarship is open to high school and university students with talent and potential in jazz performance and/or education or industry. Multiple scholarships available with different requirements. Applicants should see website for details.

Ruth Abernathy Presidentila Scholarship
Sponsor: Society of Health and Physical Educators (SHAPE)
Amount: Up to $1,750
Deadline: Oct. 15, 2015
Description: Scholarship is open to undergraduate and graduate student members of SHAPE.

SmileMarketing Dental Scholarship
Sponsor: SmileMarketing
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: Oct. 15, 2015
Description: Scholarship is open to students currently enrolled at an accredited dental school as a full-time student. Applicant must submit an essay on a given topic related to the dental profession.

YoungArts Program
Sponsor: National Foundation for Advancement in the Arts
Amount: Up to $10,000
Deadline: Oct. 16, 2015
Description: Program is open to young artists in grades 10-12 or ages 15-18 with talent in cinematic arts, dance, design arts, jazz, music, photography, theater, visual arts, voice, and writing. There is a $35 application fee, but fee waivers are available to qualified applicants.

College JumpStart Scholarship
Sponsor: The College JumpStart Scholarship Fund
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: Oct. 17, 2015
Description: Scholarship is open to students in 10th through 12th grades, college students, and non-traditional students. Applicant must submit a short essay.

Dr Pepper Tuition Giveaway
Sponsor: Dr Pepper/Seven Up, Inc.
Amount: Up to $100,000
Deadline: Oct. 19, 2015
Description: Giveaway is open to U.S. legal residents who are between the ages of 18 and 24 years of age. Applicant must submit their “one of a kind” goal in 350 characters or less. Once the applicant receive 50 votes, they will be eligible to submit a video. Individuals can also nominate a student with a one of a kind story by submitting a story on the student’s behalf.

Atlas Shrugged Essay Contest
Sponsor: Ayn Rand Institute
Amount: Up to $20,000
Deadline: Oct. 23, 2015
Description: Scholarship is open to high school seniors, college undergraduates, and graduate students. Applicant must submit an essay on a topic related to Ayn Rand’s Atlas Shurgged.

Williams-Mystic/Joseph Conrad Ocean Essay Contest
Sponsor: William-Mystic
Amount: $500
Deadline: Oct. 23, 2015
Description: Scholarship is open to high school seniors and current undergraduate students in good academic standing at an accredited college or university. Applicant must submit an essay (either fiction or nonfiction) on any topic as long as the ocean or a major body of water is the primary setting or aspect of concern.

Horatio Alger Association Scholarship
Sponsor: Horatio Alger Association of Distinguished Americans, Inc.
Amount: Up to $22,000
Deadline: Oct. 25, 2015
Description: Scholarship is open to high school seniors graduating in spring/summer 2016. Applicant must demonstrate critical financial need, display integrity and perseverance in overcoming adversity and be involved in co-curricular and community service activities.

Mahogany & Blues Babe Foundation Scholarship
Sponsor: Hallmark
Amount: $10,000
Deadline: Oct. 30, 2015
Description: Scholarship is open to full-time undergraduate students pursuing a degree in the writing arts.

AACN Partnership & Student Scholarship Program
Sponsor: CertifiedBackground.com
Amount: $5,000
Deadline: Oct. 31, 2015
Description: Scholarship is open to students admitted or enrolled in a baccalaureate or higher degree nursing program at an AACN member institution with at least a 3.2 GPA.

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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