Scholarship Saturday – March 16, 2019

Collect Items for a Homeless Shelter
Sponsor: DoSomething
Amount: $5,000
Closing Date: March 31, 2019
Description: On any given day there are 600,000 people experiencing homelessness in America. About one-quarter of them are teenagers or children. You can win the scholarship by providing daily essentials (like toothbrushes, toothpaste, soap, and nonperishable foods) to a local homeless shelter. Snap a picture of you and the items you are donating and you’ll be entered to win the scholarship. Unlimited entries.

College Scholars Program for Childhood Cancer Survivors
Sponsor: Children’s Cause Cancer Advocacy
Amount: $2,000
Closing Date: March 31, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to legal residents of the United States under the age of 25 and pursuing a Bachelor’s degree or higher during Fall 2019. Applicant must submit an application and written documentation from a treating physician outlining the applicant’s medical history that includes cancer diagnosis.

Community College Scholarship
Sponsor: SR Education Group
Amount: $5,000
Closing Date: March 31, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to students enrolled at a public community college, junior college, technical college, or city college, and working towards a certificate, diploma, or degree.

Community Foundation of Macon County Scholarships
Sponsor: Community Foundation of Macon County
Amount: Varies
Closing Date: March 31, 2019
Description: Scholarships are open to high school seniors and current college students who are residents of Macon County (Georgia) who have been accepted or are currently attend an accredited college or university. There are multiple scholarships – see website for details.

Courage to Grow Scholarship
Sponsor: Courage To Grow
Amount: $500
Closing Date: March 31, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to juniors and seniors in high school and college students with a minimum GPA of 2.5. Applicant must explain in 250 words or less why they believe they should be awarded the scholarship.

Discover Student Loans Scholarship
Sponsor: Discover Financial Services
Amount: $5,000
Closing Date: March 31, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to high school seniors and undergraduate students who are 16 years of age or older. Applicant must sign up to receive helpful tips on planning and paying for college and they will be automatically entered into the sweepstakes.

Don’t Text and Drive Scholarship
Sponsor: Kisling, Nestico & Redick
Amount: $5,000
Closing Date: March 31, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to United States citizens and permanent residents who are accepted to or currently enrolled in an accredited college, university or graduate program within the United States. Applicant must submit an application and develop a plan that will persuade young adults from texting and driving.

Dr. Arthur A. Kezian DDS Science Scholarship
Sponsor: Dr. Arthur A Kezian
Amount: $1,200
Closing Date: March 31, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to students who will be attending a college or university in the Fall of 2019 and majoring in a science field. Applicant must be a resident of the United States or Canada. Applicant must submit an essay on why they deserve the scholarship and a 1-minute video introduction.

EDvestinU Quarterly Scholarship Giveaway
Sponsor: EDvestinU
Amount: $1,500
Closing Date: March 31, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to legal residents of the United States and foreign students with a valid student visa who are or will be enrolled at any Title IV eligible college or university by September 30, 2019. Two winners will be selected – a national winner and a student who is from or attending college in New Hampshire.

Engineering & Technology Student Scholarship
Sponsor: AfterCollege
Amount: $500
Closing Date: March 31, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to students currently working towards a degree in a field of engineering, technology and/or mathematics. This can also include Computer Science and Cybersecurity. Applicant must have at least a 3.0 GPA.

Extraordinary Scholarship
Sponsor: Daniel Stark Injury Lawyers
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: March 31, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to high school students from Texas. Applicant must share an experience that has changed his of her life, entrepreneurial goals, and their passions.

Foster Care to Success Scholarships
Sponsor: Foster Care to Success
Amount: Up to $5,000
Closing Date: March 31, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to students who have been in public or private foster care for the 12 consecutive months leading up to and including their 18th birthday; or have been adopted or placed into legal guardianship after their 16th birthday; or have been orphaned for at least one year at the time of their 18th birthday and not subsequently adopted. Applicant must be under the age of 25 and have been accepted into or expect to be accepted into an accredited, Pell-eligible college for undergraduate study.

Future Resources Scholarship
Sponsor: Virginia Beach Criminal Lawyers
Amount: $500
Closing Date: March 31, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to current students enrolled in an accredited post-secondary educational institution who have a continued interest in environmental stewardship and the protection of natural resources, based on volunteer, professional, and academic experience.

Galvanize the Future: A Richard L. Brooks Memorial Scholarship Essay Contest
Sponsor: American Galvanizers Association (AGA)
Amount: Up to $2,500
Closing Date: March 31, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to undergraduate and graduate students of any age who are enrolled at an accredited college or university in North America and who are studying architecture, civil engineering, structural engineering, construction management, material science, or other related field.

Gerald R.Ford Scholar Award
Sponsor: Gerald R. Ford Presidential Library & Museum
Amount: $5,000
Closing Date: March 31, 2019
Description: Award is open to students who have achieved candidacy and completed all requirements for the Ph.D. program except the dissertation by the application deadline. Award is to support dissertation research and writing in any field related to any aspect of the United States political process and public policy during the last half of the 20th century.

Graduate Scholarship
Sponsor: SR Education Group
Amount: $5,000
Closing Date: March 31, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to graduate students enrolled at a private or public educational institution, and working towards a certificate, diploma, or degree.

GRHS Adult Essay Contest
Sponsor: Germans from Russia Heritage Society (GRHS)
Amount: $500
Closing Date: March 31, 2019
Description: Contest is open to all adults, both members and non-members of GRHS. Contestant must submit an essay on a topic elated to German Russian history, heritage or culture. Contestant does not need to be ethnic German-Russian to enter contest.

GWSCPA Scholarship Awards Program
Sponsor: The Greater Washington Society of CPAs
Amount: Up to $5,000
Closing Date: March 31, 2019
Description: Scholarships are open to undergraduate and graduate students who are attending a college or university located within 25 miles of the White House. Applicant must be studying accounting and planning to sit for a CPA exam.

Hearthstone Housing Foundation Scholarship
Sponsor: Hearthstone Housing Foundation
Amount: Up to $5,000
Closing Date: March 31, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to students between the ages of 16-25 years of age who reside at a Hearthstone Housing Foundation property or in a county where a Hearthstone property is located (specific location details available on website) and who can demonstrate financial need, or come from a low-income household.

IDDBA’s Scholarship for Growing the Future
Sponsor: International Dairy-Deli-Bakery Association
Amount: Up to $4,000
Closing Date: March 31, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to current full- or part-time employees of an IDDBA-member company. Applicant must work a minimum of 13 hours per week during the school year for an IDDBA-member company to be eligible. Applicant must be a current or returning college or vocational/technical school student with a minimum GPA of 2.5 or higher.

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