Scholarship Saturday – October 29, 2016

Scholarship Saturday - October 29, 2016 | 45 College Scholarships 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 due 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 45 scholarships for Saturday, October 29, 2016.

$2,000 “No Essay” College Scholarship
Sponsor: Niche
Amount: $2,000
Closing Date: October 31, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to high school, college, and graduate students and those planning to enroll within 12 months. Applicant must be a legal residents of the United States or an international student with a valid visa. Applicant must log in to Niche or create a free account to apply for the scholarship.

Collaborative Learning Scholarship
Sponsor: Course Hero
Amount: $5,000
Closing Date: October 31, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to permanent legal U.S. residents physically residing in the 50 United States and the District of Columbia who are at least 16 years old and currently enrolled in an accredited college or university in the United States. Applicant must answer a short question, give course advice, upload five study documents, and share on social media.

FestCalendar Scholarship Contest
Sponsor: FestCalendar
Amount: Up to $1,000
Closing Date: October 31, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to all university students from any part of the country. Applicant must submit an essay on one of many given holidays.

National CPR Foundation Healthcare and Education Scholarship Program
Sponsor: National CPR Foundation
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: October 31, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to incoming and current college students who are at least 18 years of age and have a minimum GPA of 2.8. Applicant must be currently or planning to be enrolled in school majoring in a healthcare or education-related field.

Chegg $1,000 Monthly Scholarship October 2016
Sponsor: Chegg
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: November 1, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to legal residents of the 50 United States and the District of Columbia who are at least 16 years of age and currently enrolled in high school or an accredited college or university in the United States. Applicant must submit an answer to what they think is the most important thing to consider when choosing a college and why.

Congressional App Challenge
Sponsor: Internet Education Foundation
Amount: Varies
Closing Date: November 2, 2016
Description: Challenge is open to U.S. students in elementary school, middle school, or high school who live in a Congressional district that is participating (check website for details). Applicant must create any type of app they like on any platform they like.

Thermo Fisher Scientific Antibody Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Thermo Fisher Scientific
Amount: Up to $10,000
Closing Date: November 8, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to legal U.S. residents who are enrolled as a graduate or undergraduate student at an accredited U.S. college or university for Spring 2017 and has a declared major of biology, chemistry, bio-chemistry or a related life science field.

World Bank Big Data Innovation Challenge
Sponsor: The World Bank
Amount: Up to $10,000
Closing Date: November 9, 2016
Description: Challenge is open to member countries of the World Bank. Applicant must be of age of majority in their country at the time of entry. Applicant must submit their big data innovation for climate resilience.

ValuePenguin Scholarship
Sponsor: ValuePenguin
Amount: $2,000
Closing Date: November 10, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to all students enrolled in an accredited U.S. undergraduate program. Applicant must submit an essay on a given topic related to finances and an essay on why they chose their college and/or major.

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