Scholarship Saturday – May 7, 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 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, May 7, 2016.

BDSA Scholarships
Sponsor: Bill Dickey Scholarship Association (BDSA)
Amount: Varies
Deadline: May 16, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors who participate in golf. Applicant must provide financial need information.

Brower Youth Awards for Environmental Leadership
Sponsor: Earth Island Institute
Amount: $3,000
Deadline: May 16, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to environmental leaders ages 13 to 22 (as of Jul. 1, 2016) living in North America (including Mexico, Canada, and some Caribbean Islands) and U.S. Territories.

Society of Women Engineers Scholarships for Freshmen Students
Sponsor: Society of Women Engineers (SWE)
Amount: Varies
Deadline: May 16, 2016
Description: Scholarships are open to women who are current college freshmen pursing an ABET-accredited baccalaureate degree in engineering, engineering technology, and computer science.

TravelingNursing.org Nursing Education Scholarship
Sponsor: TravelNursing.org
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: May 17, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to students who are accepted to or currently attending a full-time nursing or medical program at an accredited institution.

Google Global Science Fair
Sponsor: Google, Inc.
Amount: Up to $50,000
Deadline: May 18, 2016
Description: Competition is open to individuals or teams who are 13 to 18 years of age.

Alphonso Deal Scholarship
Sponsor: National Black Police Association
Amount: $500
Deadline: May 20, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to high school seniors who are U.S. citizens and of good character. Applicant must have been accepted by a college or university with the intent to obtain higher education training in the academics of law enforcement, or other related areas, for the betterment of the Criminal Justice system.

California Dream Week Scholarship Program
Sponsor: California Dream Week
Amount: Up to $1,000
Deadline: May 20, 2016
Description: Scholarship program is open to high school students in grades 11 or 12 in the state of California. Applicant must submit a sustainability design idea.

CBC Spouses Education Scholarship
Sponsor: Congressional Black Caucus (CBC) Foundation
Amount: Up to $8,200
Deadline: May 20, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to African-American/Black students currently/planning to be enrolled in the upcoming academic year as a full-time undergraduate or graduate student at an accredited U.S. college or university. Scholarship is open to students of all majors.

Mometrix College Scholarships
Sponsor: Mometrix Test Preparation
Amount: Up to $2,500
Deadline: May 20, 2016
Description: Scholarships are open to current high school seniors through college juniors. Applicant must write an essay on what test preparation practices work best for them and why.

Scholarship of the Arts
Sponsor: Boomer Esiason Foundation
Amount: Up to $1,000
Deadline: May 20, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to artists with Cystic Fibrosis.

Ashley Stewart Scholarship
Sponsor: Ashley Stewart
Amount: Up to $5,000
Deadline: May 22, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to minority female students who plan to pursue a future career in the business of fashion. Applicant must be classified as sophomore or junior at the time of application at one of the selected UNCF member schools.

B. Davis Scholarship
Sponsor: Student Award Search Aid
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: May 23, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to high school juniors and seniors, as well as current college students. Applicant must submit an essay on a given topic related to leadership.

MGFPA Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Maine Grocers and Food Producers Association
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: May 23, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to high school seniors and college freshmen, sophomores, and juniors who are residents of the state of Maine and either children of employees of companies which are MGFPA members or part-time student employees of companies of companies which are MGFPA members.

2016 LGMD Awareness Scholarship
Sponsor: Jain Foundation
Amount: $3,000
Deadline: May 25, 2016
Description: Scholarships are open to current or former high school and college students who are between the ages of 17 and 30. Applicant must be enrolled or will be enrolled in some form of higher education at an accredited U.S. institution in 2016. Applicant must teach others (friends and family ages 15 years of age and older) about Limb Girdle Muscular Dystrophies using provided learning materials.

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