Scholarship Saturday – January 16, 2016

Scholarship Saturday - January 16, 2016 -| 20 #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 list of scholarships January and February 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, January 16, 2016.

Native American Natural Resource Research Scholarship
Sponsor: Intertribal Timber Council | USDA Forest Service Southern and Pacific Northwest Research Stations
Amount: Up to $4,000
Deadline: Jan. 22, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to Native American students who are planning or currently conducting tribally relevant research on a natural resource issue.

NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship
Sponsor: National Collegiate Athletic Association
Amount: $7,500
Deadline: Jan. 22, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to student athletes who have achieved in their last year of varsity-level intercollegiate athletics at an NCAA school. Applicant must be nominated by the faculty athletic representative or athletic director and be enrolling as a full- or part-time graduate student. Applicant must have a minimum 3.2 GPA.

Proof Reading, LLC Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Proof Reading, LLC
Amount: $1,500
Deadline: Jan. 23, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to students enrolled full-time at an accredited four-year college or university in the United States. Applicant must have a cumulative GPA of at least 3.5. Student must submit an essay on a given topic.

Orange Scholars Program
Sponsor: The Homer Fund
Amount: $2,500
Deadline: Jan. 25, 2016
Description: Scholars program is open to high school seniors and current college freshmen, sophomores, and juniors in the United States, Canada, and Mexico. Applicant must also be a dependent of an hourly associate of The Home Depot and its subsidiaries to be eligible for the program.

10 Words or Less Scholarship
Sponsor: StudentScholarships.org
Amount: $500
Deadline: Jan. 29, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to students between the ages of 14 and 25 years of age who will be attending school in the Fall of 2016. Applicant must like the MyScholarships Facebook page and share in 10 words or less why they deserve the scholarship

California Table Grape Commission Scholarships
Sponsor: California Table Grape Commission
Amount: Up to $20,000
Deadline: Jan. 29, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to high school seniors graduating in 2016 or high school graduates who are residents in the Coachella or Joaquin Valleys and are planning to study agriculture business, science, technology or a related field.

National Ag Day Essay Contest
Sponsor: Agriculture Council of America
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: Jan. 29, 2016
Description: Contest is open to students in grades 9 through 12 in the 2015-2016 school year. Applicant can submit an essay and/or video on the given topic related to agriculture.

NYWICI Scholarships
Sponsor: New York Women in Communications
Amount: Up to $10,000
Deadline: Jan. 29, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to U.S. citizens or permanent residents who live in New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, or Pennsylvania. Applicant must be a high school senior or current college student and majoring (or planning to declare a major in) in Communication-related fields.

Wayne V. Black Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Energy Telecommunications and Electrical Association
Amount: $5,000
Deadline: Jan. 29, 2016
Description: Applicant must be current undergraduate student working towards a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering/Engineering Technology, Computer Science/MIS, Pre-law, Political Science, or Telecommunications/Information Technology.

Technology Addiction Awareness Scholarship
Sponsor: Digital Responsibility
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: Jan. 30, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to current high school and college students. Applicant must submit a short statement about technology addiction.

$1,000 Quick Entry Course Hero Scholarship
Sponsor: Course Hero, Inc.
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: Jan. 31, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to permanent legal U.S. residents who are at least 16 years old and currently enrolled in an accredited college or university. Applicant must answer one question in less than 500 characters.

2016 Union Plus Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Union Plus
Amount: Up to $4,000
Deadline: Jan. 31, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to current and retired members of unions participating in any Union Plus program, their spouses and their dependent children. Applicant must be accepted into a U.S. accredited college, university, community college, technical or trade school at the time the award is issued.

AACN Partnership & Student Scholarship Program
Sponsor: CertifiedBackground.com
Amount: $5,000
Deadline: Jan. 31, 2016
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.

APCA Scholarship Program
Sponsor: APCA (Asian Pacific Islanders for professional and Community Advancement)
Amount: Up to $2,000
Deadline: Jan. 31, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors with a GPA of 3.0 or higher who are United States citizens or permanent residents of the United States. Applicant must reside in states where there are currently APCA chapters (specific locations available on website).

ARRL Foundation Scholarships
Sponsor: ARRL Foundation
Amount: Up to $5,000
Deadline: Jan. 31, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to students with active amateur radio licenses.

Association of Women in Mathematics Essay Contest
Sponsor: Association for Women in Mathematics
Amount: Varies
Deadline: Jan. 31, 2016
Description: Contest is open to students in grades 6 through 12 and undergraduate students. Student must submit an essay based on an interview with a women currently working in a mathematical career.

Beauty School Scholarship
Sponsor: Beauty Schools Directory
Amount: $2,500
Deadline: Jan. 31, 2016
Description: Applicant must be planning on attending a program related to the beauty industry (cosmetology, barbering, hair design, nail technology, etc.)

Cancer for College Scholarship
Sponsor: Cancer for College
Amount: Up to $4,000
Deadline: Jan. 31, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to cancer patients and cancer survivors who are enrolled in a U.S. accredited college or university.

ChameleonJohn Annual Student Scholarship
Sponsor: ChameleonJohn
Amount: Up to $1,000
Deadline: Jan. 31, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to current or future (next year) college students. Applicants must submit three personal essays.

Microsoft Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Microsoft
Amount: Up to full tuition. Recipient will be required to apply for a summer internship, and if offered, must complete the internship at Microsoft Corporation in Redmond, Washington.
Deadline: Jan. 31, 2015
Description: Applicant must be enrolled full time in a Bachelor’s degree program at a four-year college or university in the United States, Canada, or Mexico. Applicant must be working towards an undergraduate degree in computer science, computer engineering, or a related technical discipline such as electrical engineering, math, or physics.

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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