Scholarship Saturday – December 10, 2016

It's Scholarship Saturday - December 10, 2016 | 77 College Scholarships and Contests with upcoming deadlines | JLV College Counseling Blog

It's Scholarship Saturday - December 10, 2016 | 77 College Scholarships and Contests with upcoming deadlines | 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 December and January 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 77 scholarships for Saturday, December 10, 2016.

The Search for Hidden Figures Contest
Sponsor: PepsiCo
Amount: Up to $50,000
Closing Date: December 10, 2016
Description: Contest is open to female/female-identifying persons who are 13 years of age or older, are legal residents of the United States and are interested in STEM.

Colvin Scholarship
Sponsor: Certified Angus Beef
Amount: Up to $5,000
Closing Date: December 12, 2016
Description: Scholarships are open to undergraduate students who have a demonstrated commitment to the beef industry through pursuit of a meat science, food science, animal science, marketing, business, communications, journalism, or other degree related to the beef industry through activity and curriculum.

PepsiCo Cesar Chavez Latino Scholarship
Sponsor: The Education Fund | Pepsi Co
Amount: $5,000
Closing Date: December 12, 2016 – extended from December 2, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to students of Latino descent who are beginning or continuing their studies at higher educational institutions in Arizona and California. Applicant must demonstrate academic excellence, leadership in extra-curricular activities, a commitment to volunteer service in the community and financial need.

Al Young Sports Journalism Scholarship
Sponsor: Asian American Journalists Association
Amount: Up to $2,000
Closing Date: December 15, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to Asian American students who are AAJA student members. Applicant must demonstrate journalistic excellence and a strong interest in pursuing sports journalism as a career. Applicants must be an undergraduate enrolled with at least 12 credit units per semester at a junior college or university in the United States.

Allure HBF Scholarship
Sponsor: Allure Hair Building Fibers
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: December 15, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to current, full-time students attending an accredited two-year or four-year university or college in the United States. Applicant must submit an essay on a given topic related to “the little details.”

Avacare Medical Scholarship
Sponsor: Avacare Medical
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: December 15, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to high school seniors and current college students who are/will be pursuing a degree in the medical field such as therapy, nursing, medicine, nutrition, laboratory science, dentistry, etc. Applicant must have at least a 3.0 GPA.

Baltimore Student Law School Scholarship
Sponsor: Miller & Zois, LLC
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: December 15, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to first-year law students enrolled at an ABA-accredited law school in the U.S. In the event of a tie, preference will be given to students with a connection to the Baltimore/Washington D.C. area. Applicant must submit an essay on a given topic related to distracted driving.

Believe and Achieve Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Cumberland Farms
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: December 15, 2016
Description: Scholarship is open to high school seniors and recipients of a GED certificate up to the age of 25 who plan to enroll in full-time undergraduate studies as a first year student in the fall of 2017. Applicant must have at least a 3.0 GPA and reside within a 30 mile radius of a Cumberland Farms retail location.

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2 Comments on “Scholarship Saturday – December 10, 2016

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