Scholarship Saturday – December 5, 2015

Scholarship Saturday - December 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 December (page 1 and page 2) and January 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, December 5, 2015.

Google Lime Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Lime Connect
Amount: Up to $10,000
Deadline: Dec. 6, 2015
Description: Applicant must be a current undergraduate or graduate student with a documented disability. Applicant must also be pursuing a degree in computer science, computer engineering, or a closely related technical field.

Drive Smart: No Distractions, No Excuses Teen Digital Short Contest
Sponsor: The Wireless Foundation
Amount: Up to $5,000
Deadline: Dec. 15, 2015
Description: Challenge is open to residents of the United States who are between the ages of 13 and 18. Students must create a digital short to help education their peers about the dangers of driving distracted.

Out-Of-The-Box Thinking Scholarship
Sponsor: Auto-Pets
Amount: Up to $1,500
Deadline: Dec. 20, 2015
Description: Scholarship is open to current high school and college students within the United States. Applicant must submit an essay, pitch or summary about a pet innovation idea and how the idea was conceptualized.

The ClickMinded Digital Marketing Scholarship
Sponsor: ClickMinded
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: Dec. 20, 2015
Description: Scholarship is open to high school and undergraduate students who are passionate about digital marketing. Applicant must submit the URL of the website they are working on, as well as an essay on why they started the website and why they are interested in digital marketing.

The Tree Center Scholarship Program
Sponsor: The Tree Center
Amount: $500
Deadline: Dec. 20, 2015
Description: Scholarship is open to current high school and college students in the United States with at least a 3.0 GPA. Applicant must have designed an innovative product that makes a difference in the lives of others (this could be a website, series of blogs, an app, fundraising event, etc.) and submit an essay describing the goal of the project.

1Dental Scholarship
Sponsor: 1Dental.com
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: Dec. 21, 2015
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors and college students. Applicant must submit a short online survey

Mark A. Forester Scholarship
Sponsor: Rocky Mountain Mattress
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: Dec. 21, 2015
Description: Scholarship is open to students who are currently enrolled in an accredited American university or college, or will be enrolled for the winter semester of 2015. Applicant must write a 300-500 word essay explaining how they go about honoring America’s military heroes.

TrichStop’s Trichotillomania Awareness Scholarship
Sponsor: Trichstop Online Therapy
Amount: $500
Deadline: Dec. 21, 2015
Description: Scholarship is open to current college students in the United States, or students planning to enroll. Applicant must also be at least 18 years of age and have been diagnosed with Trichotillomania.

Pushit.com The Ultimate Challenge
Sponsor: Pushit.com
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: Dec. 26, 2015
Description: Challenge is open to any post-secondary educational program. Challenger must either be registered for college or registered for college within 12 months from the date the competition ends. Applicant must download the free app and answer trivia questions.

EK Insurance Scholarship
Sponsor: EK Insurance, LLC
Amount: $500
Deadline: Dec. 30, 2015
Description: Scholarship is open to current college students who are U.S. citizens or permanent legal residents of the United States. Applicant must submit an essay on a one of two given topics related to car insurance.

“Impact a Life” College Scholarship
Sponsor: A-Z Discount Printing
Amount: Up to $1,000
Deadline: Dec. 31, 2015
Description: Scholarship is open to students 18 years of age or older who are enrolled or accepted to an undergraduate or graduate program at an accredited American institution of higher education. Applicant must submit an essay on one of three given topics related to fundraising.

2015 Future of Assisted Living Scholarship
Sponsor: Senior Advisor
Amount: $2,000
Deadline: Dec. 31, 2015
Description: Scholarship is open to students enrolled in an associate’s degree, bachelor’s degree or graduate degree program at an accredited two or four-year college or university during the 2015-2016 academic year. Applicant must submit an essay on how their major of study can improve the lives of seniors in assisted living facilities in their town.

50 Cans Scholarships
Sponsor: Do Something
Amount: $5,000
Deadline: Dec. 31, 2015
Description: According to sources, “enough aluminum is thrown away every year to rebuild the American commercial air fleet four times.” For every 50 cans recycled, applicant receives one chance for the scholarship.

A Better America Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Global English Editing
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: Dec. 31, 2015
Description: Scholarship is open to students currently enrolled at an accredited university in the United States who are U.S. citizens or valid green card holders. Applicant must submit a short essay on how they intend to change America.

ACLS Medical Training Scholarship Program
Sponsor: ACLSMedicaltraining.com
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: Dec. 31, 2015
Description: Scholarship is open to high school seniors and current college students. Preference will be given to those currently enrolled in a national accredited Nursing school, Medical school, Pharmacy school, Dental school, Respiratory therapy program, paramedic program, and EMT program. Applicant must submit an essay on a given topic related to a life support situation.

AfterCollege Nursing Scholarship
Sponsor: AfterCollege
Amount: $2,500
Deadline: Dec. 31, 2015
Description: Scholarship is open to students who are seeking a baccalaureate, master’s or doctoral degree in nursing.

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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