Scholarship Saturday – February 23, 2019

Florida Realtors Education Foundation Student Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Florida Realtors
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: March 4, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to incoming and current college students who are residents of Florida and have a family member who is connected to the Realtors, i.e. Realtor, Realtor Association staff, association affiliate members, etc. Applicant does not need to attend a Florida institution, but should have an intent to return to work in Florida after graduation.

Glenn Miller Scholarship Competition
Sponsor: Glenn Miller Birthplace Museum
Amount: Up to $3,000
Closing Date: March 4, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors and first year college students who intend to make music a central part of their future. Applicant must submit an audition CD and a statement of musical intentions.

Greater Worcester Community Foundation Scholarships
Sponsor: Greater Worcester Community Foundation
Amount: Varies
Closing Date: March 4, 2019
Description: Scholarships are open to graduating high school seniors who live in Worcester County, Massachusetts. There are multiple scholarships available – see website for details.

Greenfield Peace Writing Scholarship
Sponsor: Oregon Physicians for Social Responsibility
Amount: Up to $1,000
Closing Date: March 4, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to high school juniors and seniors in Oregon. Applicant must submit an essay on a given topic related to racism.

Jack Kent Cooke Young Artist Award
Sponsor: From the Top
Amount: Up to $10,000
Closing Date: March 4, 2019
Description: Award is open to classical instrumentalists, vocalists, and composers between the ages of 8 and 18 who have not yet entered college during the 2018-2019 academic year.

LPEA Scholarships
Sponsor: La Plata Electric Association, Inc.
Amount: Varies
Closing Date: March 4, 2019
Description: Scholarships are open to graduating high school students who attend school in the La Plata Electric service territory (Colorado).

Nebraska Broadcasters Association Scholarships
Sponsor: Nebraska Broadcasters Association
Amount: $2,000
Closing Date: March 4, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to students on track to complete at least 60 credits as of May 31, 2019 and majoring in broadcasting, communications, or a related field at a four-year public or private college or university. Applicant must have a Nebraska connection (graduate of a Nebraska high school or attending a Nebraska college or university).

Students Rising Above Scholars Program
Sponsor: Students Rising Above
Amount: Varies
Closing Date: March 4, 2019
Description: Scholars program is open to high school juniors from low-income families who live within the nine-county California Bay Area. Student must have demonstrated strength of character in overcoming obstacles not of his/her own making.

Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs at the U.S. Department of State
Amount: Up to $5,000
Closing Date: March 5, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to undergraduate students in good academic standing who are U.S. citizens. Applicant must be receiving a Federal Pell Grant and applying to or has been accepted into a study abroad program or internship.

Book Industry Charitable Foundation Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Book Industry Charitable Foundation
Amount: Up to $10,000
Closing Date: March 5, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to high school seniors, high school graduates, and post-secondary undergraduates and graduate students. Applicant must be a current employee or owner of a retail bookstore in the U.S. or a dependent (children under the age of 25, spouses, and qualified same-sex partners) who have a minimum of one year of continuous employment at the bookstore.

Consuelo W. Gosnell Memorial MSW Scholarship
Sponsor: National Association of Social Workers Foundation
Amount: Up to $4,000
Closing Date: March 5, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to master’s degree candidates in social work who have demonstrated a commitment to working with, or who have a special affinity with, American Indian/Alaska Native and Hispanic/Latino populations.

Fight the Fear Scholarship Slam
Sponsor: Power Poetry
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: March 5, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to students 25 years of age or younger who are current or former high school students who will be attending or is attending college in the U.S. Applicant must submit a poem on the following question: “How did you overcome one of your fears, and what did you learn from the experience?”

Pink Pearl Foundation Scholarship
Sponsor: Pink Pearl Foundation
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: March 5, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to Canadian women who have been diagnosed with cancer and are between the ages of 18 and 40 years of age. Applicant must have been actively involved in her community and is attending a post-secondary institution for the 2018/2019 academic year.

Verne LaMarr Lyons Memorial MSW Scholarship
Sponsor: National Association of Social Workers Foundation
Amount: Up to $5,500
Closing Date: March 5, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to master’s degree candidates in social work who demonstrates an interest in or has experience with health/mental health practice and has a commitment to working in African-American communities.

Operation Prevention Video Challenge
Sponsor: Operation Prevention
Amount: Up to $10,000
Closing Date: March 6, 2019
Description: Contest is open to legal U.S. residents who are at least 13 years of age and are students enrolled in 9th through 12th grade at a public, private, parochial, or home school located in one of the 50 United States or the District of Columbia. Applicant must submit a video sending a message to their peers about the dangers of prescription opioid misuse.

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