Scholarship Saturday – January 19, 2019

CIF Scholar-Athlete of the Year
Sponsor: California Interscholastic Federation (CIF)
Amount: $5,000
Closing Date: February 11, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to high school seniors with a minimum 3.5 GPA who have demonstrated outstanding athletic performance in a minimum of two years of varsity play in California.

Robert E. Applebaum Scholarship
Sponsor: Saint Paul Foundation
Amount: Up to $12,500
Closing Date: February 11, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to college graduates pursuing an advanced graduate degree or certificate and juniors and seniors in college working towards a bachelor’s degree. Applicant must be attending an institution in Minnesota and have at least a 3.0 GPA.

Carter Roger Williams Scholarship
Sponsor: Carter Roger Williams Initiative
Amount: Up to $20,000
Closing Date: February 12, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors in the state of Rhode Island who have been accepted to attend an accredited post-secondary institution.

Injury Scholarship
Sponsor: Harris Personal Injury Lawyers, Inc.
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: February 12, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to current college students who have suffered a serious injury and are committed to demonstrating a determination to rebuild their lives by attending college. Applicant must submit an essay related to their injury and how it has affected their education.

McDonald’s Black History Makers of Tomorrow
Sponsor: Black History Makers of Tomorrow – Kentuckiana
Amount: $1,500
Closing Date: February 12, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to outstanding Kentuckiana (specific areas in Indiana and Kentucky) high school seniors who demonstrate exceptional leadership, character, scholarship and community service. The program is open to students with at least one parent of African-American or Black Caribbean descent.

Beinecke Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Beinecke Scholarship Program
Amount: $34,000
Closing Date: February 13, 2019
Description: Scholarship program is open to college juniors who are currently majoring in the arts, humanities or social sciences and plan to attend graduate school. Applicant must demonstrate superior standards of intellectual ability, scholastic achievement, and personal promise. Applicant must attend a participating institution (135 colleges – see website for details) and must be nominated by campus liaison (see website for details).

Davidson Fellows Scholarship
Sponsor: Davidson Institute for Talent Development
Amount: Up to $50,000
Closing Date: February 13, 2019
Description: Program is open to students who are 18 years of age or younger as of October 1, 2019. Applicant must be a U.S. citizen residing in the United States, or a Permanent Resident of the United States residing in the United States, or be stationed overseas to active U.S. military duty. Applicant must submit a significant piece of work in science, technology, engineering, mathematics, literature, music, philosophy, or “outside the box.” Program is looking for students whose projects are at, or close to, the college graduate level with a depth of knowledge in their particular area of study.

HawaiiUSA Federal Credit Union Scholarship
Sponsor: HawaiiUSA Federal Credit Union
Amount: $2,000
Closing Date: February 13, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to HawaiiUSA members who are presently a high school senior or currently attending an accredited institution of higher education.

Collision Repair Education Foundation Scholarship
Sponsor: Collision Repair Education Foundation
Amount: Varies
Closing Date: February 14, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to students currently attending a school that offers an auto collision/auto body program and student must be taking auto collision/auto body classes. Scholarship is open to current college students.

High School Seniors English Essay Contest
Sponsor: Queer Foundation
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: February 14, 2019
Description: Contest is open to students aged 18 and under who have not yet graduated from high school and who are gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender or an ally. Applicant must submit an essay on “pink ink.”

Southeastern Illinois Community Foundation Scholarships
Sponsor: Southeastern Illinois Community Foundation
Amount: Varies
Closing Date: February 14, 2019
Description: Scholarships are open to graduating high school seniors and current college students who are permanent residents of Southeastern Illinois. Multiple scholarships available – see website for details.

Students of Integrity Scholarship
Sponsor: Better Business Bureau Wisconsin
Amount: $2,500
Closing Date: February 14, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors from Wisconsin who have at least a 3.0 GPA and plan to attend a Wisconsin-based accredited Higher Education Institution. Applicant must submit an essay on a given topic related to a difficult decision they had to make.

We The Students Scholarship Contest
Sponsor: Bill of Rights Institute
Amount: $5,000
Closing Date: February 14, 2019
Description: Contest is open to students in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, American Armed Forces schools abroad, and students in U.S. territories who are in grades 8-12 and between the ages of 14-19. Student must submit an essay on the prompt, “What are the essential qualities of a citizen in your community in 21st century America?”

Note: Please use my scholarship lists as just one of the resources you use to look for scholarships. Here are 16 places to look for scholarships.

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