Scholarship Saturday – December 31, 2016

Scholarship Saturday - December 31, 2016 | 65 College Scholarships and Contests with upcoming deadlines | JLV College Counseling Blog

Scholarship Saturday - December 31, 2016 | 65 College Scholarships and Contests with upcoming deadlines | JLV College Counseling BlogThere 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 January and February 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 65 scholarships for Saturday, December 31, 2016.

SunTrust Scholarship Sweepstakes
Sponsor: SunTrust
Amount: $500
Closing Date: January 6, 2017
Description: Sweepstakes is open to high school seniors and college undergraduates with permanent residence in Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia, or the District of Columbia. Students can enter online or by mail once during each two-week drawing period.

2nd Opportunity Research Scholarship
Sponsor: American Veterinary Medical Foundation
Amount: $6,000
Closing Date: January 13, 2017
Description: Scholarship is open to veterinary students who have previously conducted a summer research project and are seeking to gain a second summer of research experience.

AMS Graduate Fellowships
Sponsor: American Meteorological Society
Amount: $25,000
Closing Date: January 13, 2017
Description: Fellowship is open to students entering their first year of graduate school in the fall of 2017 who are pursuing a degree in atmospheric or related sciences. Applicant must be a U.S. citizen or hold permanent resident status and have at least a 3.25 GPA.

BBB Student Video Contest
Sponsor: Better Business Bureau – Nebraska, South Dakota, The Kansas Plains & Southwest Iowa
Amount: Up to $500
Closing Date: January 13, 2017
Description: Contest is open to students in grades 9-12 who reside in Metro Omaha/Southwest Iowa, Metro Lincoln and Greater Nebraska, South Dakota, and the Kansas Plains. Applicant must submit a one-minute video based on BBB’s tagline “Start with Trust.”

Law Student Writing Competition
Sponsor: Pacific Legal Foundation
Amount: Up to $5,000
Closing Date: January 13, 2017
Description: Scholarship is open to students currently enrolled full or part-time in a law school in the United States. Applicant must submit an essay on one of four given law topics.

March of Dimes’ Graduate Nursing Scholarships
Sponsor: March of Dimes
Amount: $5,000
Closing Date: January 13, 2017
Description: Scholarship is open to registered nurses who are currently enrolled in graduate education with a focus on maternal-child nursing at a master’s or doctorate level.

NAVPA Scholarship Award
Sponsor: National Association of Veterans Programs Administrators
Amount: $500
Closing Date: January 13, 2017
Description: Scholarship is open to Honorably Discharged U.S. Military Veterans, Active Duty, Reserve or Guard members, or Dependents of Veterans or Service members. Applicant must be enrolled in and maintain attendance at a full-time rate at a NAVPA member approved college or university.

NRA Youth Education Summit (Y.E.S.) Grand Scholarship
Sponsor: National Rifle Association (NRA)
Amount: Varies
Closing Date: January 13, 2017
Description: Scholarship is open to current sophomores and juniors in high school who are actively engaged in academics, leadership, and community service with at least a 3.0 GPA. If selected, student will travel to Washington D.C. to attend the Youth Education Summit (expenses paid) to compete for the scholarship opportunities.

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