Scholarship Saturday – March 12, 2016

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Scholarship Saturday - March 12, 2016 | 23 #College #Scholarships and #Contests with upcoming deadlines | JLV College Counseling Blog

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 March and April 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, March 12, 2016.

Pink Pearl Foundation Scholarship
Sponsor: Pink Pearl Foundation
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: March 13, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to students who have been diagnosed with cancer and are between the ages of 18 and 40 years of age. Applicant must be attending college in Fall 2016.

King Family Foundation Scholarship
Sponsor: Charles & Lucille King Family Foundation
Amount: $3,500
Deadline: March 15, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to undergraduate juniors and seniors majoring in television and film at an accredited four-year, degree-granting U.S. college or university.

Women in Cyber Security Scholarship
Sponsor: Raytheon
Amount: Up to $5,000
Deadline: March 15, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to students pursuing a degree with a focus on cybersecurity or information assurance.

Blue Grass Energy Scholarship
Sponsor: Blue Grass Energy
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: March 16, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school living with a parent or guardian who is a Blue Grass Energy member.

IDSA Scholarships
Sponsor: Industrial Designers Society of America
Amount: $1,500
Deadline: March 18, 2016
Description: Scholarships are open to undergraduate and graduate students pursuing an industrial design degree. Applicants must also be a student member of IDSA.

DCU Memorial Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Digital Federal Credit Union (DCU)
Amount: Up to $2,500
Deadline: March 25, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors who will be attending college in Fall 2016. Applicant must submit two references and an essay on why they should receive the scholarship.

Cory L. Richards Memorial Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Guttmacher Institute
Amount: $15,000
Deadline: March 27, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to students entering or currently enrolled in a full-time graduate study program who are pursuing a Masters degree in Public Policy or Public Health. Applicant must be pursing a career in advancing public policy related to sexual and reproductive health and rights.

Dave Fulstone Scholarship
Sponsor: Nevada Farm Bureau
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: March 30, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to students graduating from an accredited Nevada High School in 2016 and furthering their education in a course of study pertaining to agriculture.

“Stop Cell Phone Robocalls” $1,000 Scholarship
Sponsor: Lemberg Law
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: March 31, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors and current undergraduate students. Applicant must submit a 140-character statement that completes this sentence: “Cell phone robocalls need to be regulated because…”

$1,000 Scholarship Sweepstake: High School Edition
Sponsor: Noodle
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: March 31, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to permanent, legal residents of the 50 United States and the District of Columbia who are 13 years of age or older and currently enrolled in a high school located in the 50 United States. Parents of high school students may also apply. Applicant must register with Noodle.

2016 ABA YLD Law Day Art Contest
Sponsor: American Bar Association
Amount: Up to $750
Deadline: March 31, 2016
Description: Contest is open to students, student groups, and classes in grades 9-12 (or the equivalent) in the United States. Contestants must submit an art piece on the topic: “Miranda: More than Words.”

AAAE Scholarship
Sponsor: American Association of Airport Executives
Amount: Up to $4,000
Deadline: March 31, 2016
Description: Scholarships are open to full-time undergraduate or graduate students who are either studying aviation OR A.A.E.s, their spouses, or their children.

AfterCollege Nursing Scholarship
Sponsor: AfterCollege
Amount: $2,500
Deadline: March 31, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to students who are seeking a baccalaureate, master’s or doctoral degree in nursing.

AHEPA Educational Foundation (AEF) Scholarship
Sponsor: Order of AHEPA
Amount: Up to $2,000
Deadline: March 31, 2016
Description: Applicant must be an active member of the AHEPA Family or of Greek descent, or the child of a member, in good standing, of AHEPA, the Daughters of Penelope, Sons of Pericles or the Maids of Athena.

American Wine Society Educational Foundation Scholarship
Sponsor: American Wine Society Educational Foundation (AWSEF)
Amount: $3,500
Deadline: March 31, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to full-time graduate students who have completed at least one semester in a graduate program leading to an M.S., Ph.D., or equivalent in enology, viticulture, or health aspects of wine.

Army Nurse Corps Association (ANCA) Scholarship
Sponsor: Army Nurse Corps Association
Amount: $3,000
Deadline: March 31, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to students currently enrolled in an accredited baccalaureate or advanced degree nursing or nurse anesthesia program who are serving or have previously served in any branch of a component of the U.S. Army. Applicant must not currently be receiving funding by a component of the U.S. Army and have received an Honorable Discharge (if applicable).

CAN Thrive Thriving Care Givers Scholarship
Sponsor: CAN Thrive
Amount: Up to $1,500
Deadline: March 31, 2016
Description: Scholarship is for students who are applying to or attending a Nursing, LPN, or CAN program.

CANFit Culinary Arts Undergraduate Scholarship
Sponsor: California Adolescent Nutrition and Fitness (CANFit)
Amount: $500
Deadline: March 31, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to undergraduate students attending an accredited college or university in California and pursing a degree in culinary arts. Scholarship is for international and U.S. students who are a member of one of the following minority groups: African American, American Indiana/Alaska Native, Asian/Pacific Islander, or Latino/Hispanic.

College Student Scholarship Sweepstakes
Sponsor: Noodle
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: March 31, 2016
Description: Applicant must be currently enrolled in an accredited college located in the United States. Applicant must also be 18 years of age or older and a permanent, legal U.S. resident.

Creative Patriot Art Awards
Sponsor: Ladies Auxiliary to the Veterans of Foreign Wars
Amount: Up to $10,000
Deadline: March 31, 2016
Description: Applicant must be in grades 9-12. Applicant must submit an original piece of art that expresses patriotism to the local Ladies Auxiliary Scholarships Chairman.

Crystal Green Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Blood Assurance
Amount: $1,500
Deadline: March 31, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to high school seniors planning to enter an accredited two or four-year college or university. Students do not need to be blood donors, but donors will be given special consideration. Applicant must write a detailed marketing plan for a new blood drive promotion.

Elephant Tusk Force
Sponsor: Do Something
Amount: $2,000
Deadline: March 31, 2016
Description: “Every day, 96 African elephants are killed by ivory poachers. If this continues, they could be extinct by 2025.” Applicant must go to Craigslist and search for ivory products to be entered into the scholarship contest.

Everyday Superheroes Scholarship
Sponsor: Do Something
Amount: $3,000
Deadline: March 31, 2016
Description: “People all around us are putting their own “superpowers” to work to help their community, but many of their efforts go unnoticed or unappreciated.” Applicant must make cards for people they appreciate in their community.

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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