Scholarship Saturday – August 25, 2018

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 with August, September, and October deadlines.

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 46 scholarships for Saturday, August 25, 2018.

Golden Eagle Coins Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Golden Eagle Coins
Amount: $500
Closing Date: September 20, 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to students currently enrolled in high school or college within the United States with at least 3.0 GPA. Applicant must be a citizen of, permanent resident, or hold a valid student visa in the United States or Canada. Applicant must have designed an innovative project that makes a difference in the lives of others and submit an essay describing the goal of the particular project and provide supporting documentation.

Innovation in Education Scholarship
Sponsor: LaTutors
Amount: $500
Closing Date: September 20, 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to students currently enrolled in high school or college within the United States with at least 3.0 GPA. Applicant must be a citizen of, permanent resident, or hold a valid student visa in the United States or Canada. Applicant must have designed an innovative project that makes a difference in the lives of others and submit an essay describing the goal of the particular project and provide supporting documentation.

AEF Scholarship
Sponsor: Acorn Equality Fund
Amount: Up to $5,000
Closing Date: September 21, 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to students who will retain permanent residence in the AEF service area of downstate Illinois and attend any accredited, post-secondary educational institution. Scholarships are designed to provide academic financial support for gay, lesbian, bisexual or transgendered students, allies, or the children of gay, lesbian, bisexual, or transgendered parents.

Ark Law Group Student Voices Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Ark Law Group
Amount: Up to $1,000
Closing Date: September 21, 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to students currently enrolled or accepted for enrollment in a two-year, four-year, graduate level or certificate program located in the United States. Applicant must submit an essay on a given topic related to homelessness in America

David, Gladys, & Candace Groudine Scholarship
Sponsor: Pride Center of the Capital Region
Amount: $2,500
Closing Date: September 21, 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to students about to enter their first year of college who identify as LGBTQA or an ally working towards LGBTQA equality. Applicant must be a resident in one of the counties served by Pride Center (Albany, Columbia, Fulton, Greene, Montgomery, Rensselaer, Saratoga, Schenectady, Schoharie, Warren and Washington) in New York.

NEWH | South Florida Scholarship
Sponsor: NEWH: The Hospitality Industry Network – South Florida Chapter
Amount: Varies
Closing Date: September 21, 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to students attending an accredited college in South Florida. 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.)

Wm Wrigley Foundation Scholarship
Sponsor: Wm Wrigley Foundation | UNCF
Amount: Up to $5,000
Closing Date: September 21, 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to undergraduate students who are enrolled in a UNCF member school during the 2018-2019 academic year. Candidates for this scholarship should be majoring in engineering (chemical, mechanical, electrical, industrial), business, finance, accounting, chemistry, economics, computer science, or marketing.

DDSRank Dental Scholarship
Sponsor: DDSRank
Amount: $500
Closing Date: September 23, 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to high school seniors and current college and graduate students who want to pursue a career as a dentist or dental hygienist.

AAAEA – Capital Area Scholarship Program
Sponsor: The Arab American Association of Engineers
Amount: Varies
Closing Date: September 24, 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to current student members of AAAEA – Capital Area or a child of a current member of the association. Applicant must be a full-time undergraduate or graduate student currently studying in the field of engineering, architecture or computer science/information technology.

KFC Educational Grant Program
Sponsor: Reach Educational Grant program
Amount: Up to $3,000
Closing Date: September 27, 2018
Description: Grant is open to KFC U.S. Resident employees who are high school graduates (or equivalent), or college undergraduate, graduate or trade/vocational school students. Applicant must have at least a 2.5 GPA.

Questbridge Scholars
Sponsor: Questbridge
Amount: Full Tuition
Closing Date: September 27, 2018
Description: Program is open to high school seniors who are U.S. citizens, permanent residents, or students, regardless of citizenship, currently attending high school in the United States. Applicant must have primarily A’s in the most challenging courses available, be in the top 5-10% of their graduating class, and have strong standardized test scores (if taken). Finalists typically come from households earning less than $65,000 annually for a family of four, and often less. The program is only open for students considering one or more of Questbridge’s college partners (see website for details). Often finalists are first generation college students.

Ascent Scholarship Sweepstakes
Sponsor: Ascent Student Loans
Amount: $5,000
Closing Date: September 28, 2018
Description: Sweepstakes is open to students who are enrolled in a degree program and are legal residents of the fifty United States or the District of Columbia. Applicant must fill out a short form, including answering a few questions about loans.

BBB Student Video & Poster Scholarship Contest
Sponsor: Better Business Bureau – Louisville, Southern Indiana, and Western Kentucky
Amount: Varies
Closing Date: September 28, 2018
Description: Contest is open to high school students in Louisville, Southern Indiana, and Western Kentucky. Applicant must submit a video or poster on the contest theme of “Trust.”

BEF General Academic Scholarships
Sponsor: Boomer Esiason Foundation
Amount: Up to $2,500
Closing Date: September 28, 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to students with cystic fibrosis who are pursuing undergraduate or graduate degrees.

Catherine W. Pierce Scholarship
Sponsor: UNCF
Amount: Up to $4,500
Closing Date: September 28, 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to current college students who are pursing a degree in an Art, Art History and other eligible majors.

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3 Comments on “Scholarship Saturday – August 25, 2018

  1. THANK YOU VERY MUCH!!!

    Daisy

    On Sat, Aug 25, 2018 at 8:33 AM JLV College Counseling wrote:

    > Jessica Velasco posted: ” 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 s” >

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