September scholarships from DoSomething

DoSomething campaigns with later deadlines.

Make a Poster to Help Kids Learn Their ABCs!
Scholarship Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: October 17, 2016
About: Schools hold kindergartners to new, high literacy standards yet still teach the ABCs in old, unexciting ways. Students who learn more in kindergarten are less likely to drop out of high school and more likely to go to college.
How to enter: For every one ABC poster you make, you will gain one scholarship entry. Student can get unlimited entries.

Help 1 Friend Register to Vote!
Scholarship Amount: $5,000
Closing Date: October 31, 2016
About: Voting in your first presidential election is exciting.
How to enter: Simply share a link to an online voter registration (link will be provided) with a friend by text, email, or social media. Each time you share a unique registration link, you will receive a scholarship entry. Unlimited entries.

Use Your Phone to Unlock a Donation to a Classroom in Need!
Scholarship Amount: $5,000
Closing Date: November 30, 2016
About: The U.S. has fallen behind the world in terms of science and math. One big reason is that many of our classrooms don’t have the money for books and equipment.
How to enter: By playing and sharing the game on your phone, you’ll help fund a classroom by unlocking a real donation by The 3M Company. Plus, you’ll automatically be entered to win the scholarship.

Eligibility Information

While there is no GPA, test score, or essay requirements, there are some eligibility requirements students must meet to enter any of the above scholarship opportunities:

  • US or Canadian citizens, regardless of residence OR reside in the U.S. or Canada.
  • 13 to 25 years of age.

The above scholarship contests are easy to enter and you’ll be making a difference. Check them out and participate before the closing date.

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