Scholarship Saturday – August 19, 2017

There are thousands of scholarships out there. Below you will find many scholarships, most with general eligibility requirements. 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! You can also find scholarships on my other scholarship lists, such as scholarships with requirements based on your statemajorgrade levelethnicity, or religion. And, lastly, check out my list of scholarships August, September and October 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 41 scholarships for Saturday, August 19, 2017.

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Treat Yo Friends – Do Something Fun With Your Friend!
Sponsor: DoSomething
Amount: $5,000
Closing Date: August 31, 2017
Description: Find an activity your friends love to do and ask them to do it with you! DoSomething will give you easy instructions to make an IOU (“I owe you”) booklet with fun activities to do with a friend. You’ll celebrate what makes your friend bold and different, and you’ll be entered to win the scholarship.

USA Funds Scholarship
Sponsor: UNCF
Amount: Up to $5,000
Closing Date: August 31, 2017
Description: Scholarship is open to students enrolled at a UNCF member college or university, other HBCUs, or a state college or university in Indiana. Student must be a resident of the State of Indiana and be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident.

Jewish Family and Children’s Services Scholarships
Sponsor: Jewish Family and Children’s Services
Amount: Up to $6,000
Closing Date: September 1, 2017
Description: Scholarship is open to Jewish college students who have legal and permanent residence in Sonoma, Marin, San Francisco, San Mateo, or northern Santa Clara counties (California) for at least two years prior to submitting the application.

#MyFutureSelfie Scholarship
Sponsor: FranNet
Amount: $10,000
Closing Date: September 4, 2017
Description: Scholarship is open to legal residents of the United States and Canada who are or will be full-time students in the Fall semester of 2017 at an accredited college or university in the United States or Canada. Applicants must envision themselves as future business owners and share what it looks like.

William A. Crawford Minority Teacher Scholarship
Sponsor: Indiana Commission for Higher Education
Amount: Varies
Closing Date: September 4, 2017
Description: Scholarship is open to minority students (defined as black and Hispanic individuals) planning to teach in an accredited school in Indiana upon graduation.

Annual Fruit Shoot Photo Contest
Sponsor: California Rare Fruit Growers, Inc.
Amount: Up to $100
Closing Date: September 5, 2017
Description: Contest is open to anyone. Contestant must submit a photo on the subjects of Mango, Citrus, Fig, Avocado, Banana, or Exotic Hawaiian Fruits.

California Association of Realtors Scholarships
Sponsor: California Association of Realtors
Amount: Up to $4,000
Closing Date: September 8, 2017
Description: Scholarship is open to California students pursuing a degree for a career in the real estate field.

Gunnar Esiason Own It Scholarship
Sponsor: Boomer Esiason Foundation
Amount: Up to $5,000
Closing Date: September 8, 2017
Description: Scholarship is open to high school seniors and college students at any level who have participated in athletics and have Cystic Fibrosis.

HISLEA Scholarship
Sponsor: Hispanic Illinois State law Enforcement Association (HISLEA)
Amount: Varies
Closing Date: September 8, 2017
Description: Scholarship is open to Latino students with at least a 3.0 GPA who are enrolled as an undergraduate student at an Illinois college or university. Applicant must submit an essay describing their service to the Latino community, leadership qualities, and how they plan to use the scholarship.

NEWH | Chicago Chapter Scholarship
Sponsor: NEWH: The Hospitality Industry Network – Chicago Chapter
Amount: Varies
Closing Date: September 8, 2017
Description: Scholarship is open to students attending an accredited college in Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, or Wisconsin. Applicant must have completed at least half the requirements for a degree and must be pursuing a career objective in the Hospitality industry (Hotel/Restaurant management, Culinary, Food Service, Architecture, Design, etc.)

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4 Comments on “Scholarship Saturday – August 19, 2017

  1. Pingback: Scholarship Saturday – August 19, 2017 | Hispanic EdD Weblog

  2. Pingback: $10,000 #MyFutureSelfie Scholarship, D: Sept 4, 2017 and Up to $5,000 USA Funds Scholarship for Indiana residents, D: Aug 31, 2017 and how to find more scholarships like these | Tiger Scholars--Students Helping Each Other Find Money for College

  3. I just need a laptop for school. Any scholarship or prize that gifts a laptop?

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