Scholarship Saturday – October 15, 2016

Scholarship Saturday - October 15, 2016 | 40 College Scholarship and Contests closing soon | 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 October, November and December closing dates.

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, October 15, 2016.

Undergraduate Women Leaders in Technology Scholarship
Sponsor: McKinsey & Company
Amount: $2,000
Closing Date: October 26, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to women who have a passion for technologies and are enrolled in an undergraduate program graduating in 2018 or 2019. Applicant must be attending UC Berkeley, Georgia Institute of Technology, University of Texas Austin, CalTech, Washington University in St. Louis, Columbia University, and Carnegie Mellon University.

Diversity Scholars Awards
Sponsor: Constangy Brooks, Smith & Prophete LLP
Amount: $5,000
Closing Date: October 31, 2016
Description: Award is open to second-year students enrolled in an accredited law school that is located in one of the following states: Georgia, Florida, Alabama, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, California, Illinois, Kansas, Missouri, Wisconsin, North Carolina, Virginia, Washington, D.C., New Jersey, and Massachusetts.

My Story Essay Contest – link no longer available
Sponsor: CashCourse
Amount: Up to $1,500
Closing Date: October 31, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to legal residents of the 50 United States and the District of Columbia who are at least 18 years of age and are currently enrolled in a not-for-profit accredited college or university. Applicant must be enrolled in CashCourse (Free) and submit an essay on their biggest financial goal.

Rehabmart.com Scholarship
Sponsor: RehabMart.com
Amount: Up to $2,500
Closing Date: October 31, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to incoming and current college students with disabilities, health science students, or anyone majoring in special needs education.

Share Ways to Keep Friends Safe
Sponsor: DoSomething
Amount: $5,000
Closing Date: October 31, 2016
Description: Abuse and misuse of prescription pain medication has reached epidemic levels in the U.S. In fact, 44% of people personally know someone who has been addicted to pain meds. Provide your phone number and the numbers of three friends. DoSomething will text you and them an invite to receive the guide of simple and effective ways to keep friends safer from abusing pain meds. You will automatically be entered to win the scholarship.

Stick or Treat Contest
Sponsor: Duck Brand
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: October 31, 2016
Description: Contest is open to legal residents of the United States and Canada, including the District of Columbia, but excluding Maryland, Colorado, Vermont, Puerto Rico and the Province of Quebec, ages 18 and older at the time entry. Applicant must post their Duck Tape decorated Jack-O-Lantern using #stickortreat.

The $1,000 SuperCollege Scholarship
Sponsor: SuperCollege.com
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: October 31, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to current high school seniors, college students, graduate school students and returning adult students who will enroll in a college or university. Applicant must fill out a short form.

The Great Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Great Clips
Amount: Up to $1,500
Closing Date: October 31, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to students 18 years of age who are currently enrolled in a cosmetology program.

UberEstimate Scholarship
Sponsor: UberEstimate
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: October 31, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to legal U.S. citizens who are enrolled in their first year of college in the fall of 2016. Applicant must submit an essay on a given topic related to carpooling.

Future Innovator Scholarship Program
Sponsor: StudySoup
Amount: $2,000
Closing Date: November 1, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors and current college students. Applicant must submit three short personal essays.

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