Scholarship Saturday – April 23, 2016

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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 list of scholarships April, May and June 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, April 23, 2016.

Bob Bennett Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Unity One Credit Union
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: April 29, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors and current college students who will be enrolled during the 2016-2017 academic year. Applicant must be a member in good standing of Unity One Credit Union.

Elk River College Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Elk River Treatment Program
Amount: Up to $5,000
Deadline: April 29, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to U.S. undergraduates and graduates majoring in counseling, psychology, sociology, social work, and other related fields.

Brightest Minds MBA Scholarship Competition
Sponsor: The Economist
Amount: $25,000
Deadline: April 30, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to prospective MBA and EMBA students who will attend one of the sponsoring institutions (see website for details). Applicant must complete a full-length (2.5 hours) Economist GMAT simulation test.

EMPOWER Scholarships
Sponsor: Courage Kenny Rehabilitation Institute
Deadline: April 30, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to ethnically diverse students who have been accepted to or enrolled in a post-high school program and planning to pursue a career in a medical or rehabilitation field. Applicant must be a resident of Minnesota or Western Wisconsin OR attending school in Minnesota or Western Wisconsin.

MAES Scholarship Program
Sponsor: MAES Latinos in Science and Engineering
Amount: Varies
Deadline: April 30, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to students 18 years of age or older who are U.S. citizens or permanent residents and a MAES Student Member in good standing. Applicant must be pursuing a STEM degree at an accredited U.S. university or community college.

Mattress Clarity Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Mattress Clarity
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: April 30, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors and current college students. Applicant must create a video sharing personal information about their education and goals.

Milton Fisher Scholarship for Innovation and Creativity
Sponsor: Renee B. Fisher Foundation
Amount: Up to $5,000
Deadline: April 30, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to high school juniors and seniors, as well as any person entering an undergraduate degree program in the fall after the application deadline. Applicant must be a Connecticut or New York City metropolitan area resident planning to attend or attending an institution of higher education anywhere in the United States, or a resident of any part of the U.S. planning to attend or attending an institution of higher education in Connecticut or New York City.

Mirror Messages: Post a Note to Brighten Someone’s Day!
Sponsor: Do Something
Amount: $3,000
Deadline: April 30, 2016
Description: According to sources, by age 13, about 53% of American girls are unhappy with their bodies. By 17, it’s 78%. You could win this easy scholarship just by posting a sticky note to make someone smile. Post notes on bathroom mirrors and other places around your school. The notes will improve others’ self-esteem and automatically enter you to win the scholarship.

Nanor Krikorian Scholarship
Sponsor: Armenian Youth Federation: Western Region
Amount: Up to $1,000
Deadline: April 30, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors and current college students of Armenian descent. Applicant should have a history of public service an extracurricular activities in the community.

National Hazing Prevention Week Essay Competition
Sponsor: HazingPrevention.org
Amount: Up to $500
Deadline: April 30, 2016
Description: Competition is open to high school students. Applicant must submit an essay on a given theme related to hazing.

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