Scholarship Saturday – April 6, 2019

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 April and May 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 45 scholarships for Saturday, April 6, 2019.

SunTrust Scholarship Sweepstakes
Sponsor: SunTrust
Amount: $500
Closing Date: April 12, 2019
Description: Sweepstakes is open to high school seniors and college undergraduates with permanent residence in Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia, or the District of Columbia. Students can enter online or by mail once during each two-week drawing period.

Grab the Mic: Make a Phone Call!
Sponsor: DoSomething
Amount: $2,500
Closing Date: April 15, 2019
Description: In 2018, young peopled turned out to vote at historic and extraordinary rates that haven’t been seen for over 25 years. Make your voice heard on the issues that matter most to you by making a phone call to your representatives. Every phone call automatically enters you to win the scholarship.

USA Cycling Foundation Collegiate Scholarships
Sponsor: USA Cycling Foundation
Amount: $2,000
Closing Date: April 20, 2018
Description: Scholarships are open to full-time college students who are U.S. citizens, members of a current USA Cycling Collegiate cycling club and hold a current USA Cycling Collegiate racing license.

$1,000 April Scholarship
Sponsor: Niche
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: April 20, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to high school, college, and graduate students and those planning to enroll within 12 months. Applicant must be a legal resident of the United States or an international student with a valid visa. Applicant must log in to Niche or create a free account to apply for the scholarship.

American Legion Department of Missouri Scholarships
Sponsor: The American Legion Department of Missouri
Amount: Up to $1,000
Closing Date: April 20, 2019
Description: Scholarships are open to current college students who are residents of Missouri. Applicant must be a member of The American Legion Family, i.e. Legion Member, Auxiliary Member, S.A.L. Member, or a descendant of any member thereof.

Innovation in Education Scholarship
Sponsor: LaTutors
Amount: $500
Closing Date: April 20, 2019
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.

NLHA Scholarships
Sponsor: National Leased Housing Association
Amount: Varies
Closing Date: April 20, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors, current undergraduate and graduate students, and non-traditional students who are residents of federally assisted rental housing.

Scholarship for International Students in the U.S.
Sponsor: Boro
Amount: $2,000
Closing Date: April 20, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to international students who are currently in the United States on a F1 Visa. Applicant must submit an essay on their story.

CIC/Anna Chennault Scholarship
Sponsor: Asian American Journalists Association
Amount: $5,000
Closing Date: April 21, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors who have been accepted to a U.S. college or currently enrolled college students. Applicant must be committed to AAJA’s mission and candidates will be judged on the basis of academic achievement, demonstrated journalistic ability, commitment to the field of journalism and/or sensitivity to Asian American and Pacific Islander issues.

College Scholarship Contest
Sponsor: Ronald D. Weiss, P.C. Attorney at Law
Amount: $2,500
Closing Date: April 21, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to students currently enrolled in a college or university or planning to enroll as a freshman for the 2019-2020 academic year. Applicant must submit an essay on a given topic related to bankruptcy.

Facebook Journalism Project Scholarship
Sponsor: Asian American Journalists Association
Amount: $10,000
Closing Date: April 21, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to current college juniors and seniors, as well as graduate students who are pursuing a degree in digital media/journalism/communications.

IUYA Scholarship
Sponsor: Indiana Undocumented Youth Alliance
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: April 21, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to undocumented students residing in Indiana who are currently attending, or accepted into a two or four-year college or university in Indiana for Fall 2019. Applicant must have at least a 2.5 GPA.

Mary Quon Moy Ing Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Asian American Journalists Association
Amount: Up to $2,000
Closing Date: April 21, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to currently enrolled college students and graduating high school seniors who are pursuing journalism as a career. Applicant must demonstrate journalistic ability, financial need, commitment to the field of journalism and/or sensitivity to Asian American/Pacific Islander issues.

Ruby’s Rainbow Scholarship
Sponsor: Ruby’s Rainbow
Amount: Up to $10,000
Closing Date: April 21, 2019
Description: Scholarships are open to individuals with Down Syndrome who are 18 years of age or older and have a desire and intent to enroll or continue enrollment in a class or program that will enhance their life through employment, independent living or life skills, or interest in any other areas.

TMCF | David J. Stern Sports Scholarship
Sponsor: TMCF | National Basketball Association (NBA)
Amount: Up to $10,000
Closing Date: April 21, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to full-time students who will be classified as a sophomore at the beginning of Fall 2019. Scholarship is open to all majors with an interest in sports.

Vincent Chin Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Asian American Journalists Association
Amount: $500
Closing Date: April 21, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to current student journalist. Applicant must write about the legacy of Vincent Chin in essay form.

AMAC Scholarship Program
Sponsor: The Airport Minority Advisory Council (AMAC) Foundation
Amount: Varies
Closing Date: April 22, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors and current college students who are pursing careers in the aviation industry and seeking a BS or BA in Aviation, Business Administration, Accounting, Architecture, Engineering or Finance.

Jerry Wheeler Scholarship
Sponsor: South Dakota Retailers Association (SDRA)
Amount: Up to $1,600
Closing Date: April 22, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to students who will be enrolled in a retail field of study during the 2019-2020 school year. Applicant must have graduated from a high school in South Dakota or has a plan to attend a college, university, or vocational school in South Dakota in the fall of 2019.

PFLAG Santa Fe Scholarship
Sponsor: PFLAG Santa Fe
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: April 22, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to residents of the state of New Mexico who will be attending a post-secondary educational institution within one year. Applicant must identify as LGBTQ.

Alliance for Women in Media Foundation Scholarships
Sponsor: Alliance for Women in Media | Loreen Arbus Foundation
Amount: Varies
Closing Date: April 23, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to female undergraduate and graduate students attending an accredited college or university in the United States in the fall of 2019. Those pursuing a media career in an area such as cable, television, radio, digital media, publishing, journalism, advertising, production, creative design, or others are especially encouraged to apply.

John and Sue Gompper Founders Scholarship
Sponsor: Kentucky Youth Soccer Association
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: April 23, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors who have participated in a Kentucky Youth Soccer program during their junior or senior year of high school.

Wedding Retouching Company Scholarship
Sponsor: Wedding Retouching
Amount: $2,000
Closing Date: April 24, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to students worldwide who are either accepted into an educational institution or currently attending a college or university with at least a 3.0 GPA and student should be interested in photography or photo editing as a hobby or professionally. Applicant must submit an essay on a given topic related to the next revolution in photography.

Worldstudio AIGA Scholarships
Sponsor: AIGA
Amount: Up to 5,000
Closing Date: April 24, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to incoming and current undergraduate students who are in a design or art discipline and intend to pursue that discipline as a career. While the scholarship is open to everyone, minority status is a significant factor considered in jury decisions.

Comparing Anthem and The Fountainhead Contest – 8th, 9th and 10th Grade
Sponsor: Ayn Rand Institute
Amount: Up to $2,000
Closing Date: April 25, 2019
Description: Contest is open to students in grades 8-10. Applicant must submit an essay comparing Anthem and The Fountainhead. There is no citizenship requirements to apply.

Fountainhead Essay Contest
Sponsor: Ayn Rand Institute
Amount: Up to $10,000
Closing Date: April 25, 2019
Description: Contest is open to students who are in 11th or 12th grade and have read Ayn Rand’s “Fountainhead.” Applicant must submit an essay on a given topic related to “Fountainhead.” There is no citizenship requirement to participate.

Sports Unlimited Scholarship
Sponsor: Sports Unlimited
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: April 25, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors and college freshman and sophomores who play or compete in a sport. Applicant must submit an essay on a piece of gear or equipment currently used in a sport and describe how to improve it and why.

Antonio Cirino Memorial Award
Sponsor: Rhode Island Foundation
Amount: Up to $12,000
Closing Date: April 26, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to Rhode Island residents who are graduate students in arts education or in the arts with an intention to teach. Applicant must have the intent to teach at K-12, undergraduate, graduate, or post-graduate level.

Bob Bennett Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Unity One Credit Union
Amount: Up to $1,000
Closing Date: April 26, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors and current college students who will be enrolled during the 2019-2020 academic year. Applicant must be a member in good standing of Unity One Credit Union (Texas, Minnesota, & Kansas).

CBC Spouses Essay Contest
Sponsor: Congressional Black Caucus (CBC) Foundation
Amount: Up to $1,500
Closing Date: April 26, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to qualified African-American and Black junior and senior high school students from the districts of Congressional Black Caucus (CBC) members.

Dexter All-American Team Scholarship
Sponsor: U.S. Bowling Congress
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: April 26, 2019
Description: Scholarships are open to USBC high school members who are nominated by a coach or team administrator.

DMI Scholarship Program
Sponsor: National Dairy Promotion and Research Board (NDPRB)
Amount: Up to $2,500
Closing Date: April 26, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to undergraduate students (sophomore through senior) enrolled in college/university programs that emphasize diary. Majors can include communications/public relations, journalism, marketing, business, economics, nutrition, food science, and Ag education.

Lapiz Family Scholarship
Sponsor: Asian Pacific Fund
Amount: $2,000
Closing Date: April 26, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to incoming and current full-time undergraduate students in 2019-20 who are attending a University of California campus (preference given to Davis or Santa Cruz). Applicant must be a farm worker or child of a farm worker or migrant farm worker.

Lily and Catello Sorrentino Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Rhode Island Foundation
Amount: Varies
Closing Date: April 26, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to students 25 years of age or older who are pursuing an undergraduate degree in a degree-conferring non-parochial institution in Rhode Island. Applicant must have financial need.

Mountain America Scholarship
Sponsor: Mountain America Credit Union
Amount: $2,000
Closing Date: April 26, 2019
Description: Scholarships are open to incoming and current college students who are Mountain American Credit Union members or family of members. In addition to the general scholarship, there are specific scholarships for community service and Business/Communications majors.

NEWH | Washington DC Metropolitan Chapter Scholarship
Sponsor: NEWH – The Hospitality Industry Network | Washington DC Metropolitan Chapter
Amount: Varies
Closing Date: April 26, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to currently enrolled college students attending an accredited college in Delaware, Maryland, Pennsylvania, Virginia, West Virginia or Washington, DC. Applicant must have a career objective in of the areas of the Hospitality Industry (i.e. Hotel/Restaurant Management, Culinary/Foodservice, Architecture, Interior Design, etc.)

Raytheon Patriot Scholarship
Sponsor: Student Veterans of America (SVA)
Amount: $10,000
Closing Date: April 26, 2019
Description: Applicant must be a U.S. Army veteran who is an entering sophomore, junior or senior year of undergraduate study, or enrolled in a graduate program for the 2019-2020 academic year.

Rhode Island Association of Former Legislators Scholarship
Sponsor: Rhode Island Foundation
Amount: Up to $1,500
Closing Date: April 26, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to Rhode Island residents who are graduating high school seniors with outstanding community service.

Patty & Melvin Alperin First Generation Scholarship
Sponsor: Rhode Island Foundation
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: April 26, 209
Description: Scholarship is open to Rhode Island high school seniors whose parents did not graduate from college (first generation college students). Applicant must demonstrate financial need. At scholarship site, search by scholarship name.

Sheltia S. Murray Scholarship
Sponsor: Sheltia S. Murray Scholarship Fund
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: April 27, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors in Rutherford County, Tennessee who have at least a 3.0 GPA and at least a 22 on the ACT.

IAFC Foundation Scholarships
Sponsor: International Association of Fire Chiefs (IAFC) Foundation
Amount: Varies
Closing Date: April 28, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to current members of the American and Canadian Fire Service. Applicants must currently be active members of a state, county, providential, municipal, community, industrial, or federal fire department.

TMCF | National Black McDonald’s Operators Association Dr. Pepper Scholarship
Sponsor: TMCF | National Black McDonald’s Operators Association | Dr. Pepper
Amount: $5,000
Closing Date: April 28, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to students enrolled full-time at a TMCF member-school as a sophomore, junior or senior for the 2019-2020 school year. Applicant must have at least a 3.0 GPA and demonstrate leadership ability through a variety of measures.

Go Purple Scholarships
Sponsor: The Herren Project: Project Purple
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: April 29, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to high school students who have taken a stand against substance abuse and are furthering their education at a trade school, community college or four-year universities.

Making a Difference for Autism Scholarship
Sponsor: KFM Making a Difference
Amount: $500
Closing Date: April 29, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to incoming and current college students enrolled in a post-secondary program (college, community college, vocational program, etc.) with an autism.

Pointe Pest Control Scholarship
Sponsor: Pointe Pest Control
Amount: $750
Closing Date: April 29, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to high school seniors and college freshman from the state of Washington. Applicant must do a good deed.

Youth in Foster Care Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Albuquerque Community Foundation
Amount: Up to $1,000
Closing Date: April 29, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors and current undergraduate students who are between 17 and 21 years of age and have been in the New Mexico foster care system for a minimum of one year.

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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4 Comments on “Scholarship Saturday – April 6, 2019

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  2. I want to apply for these scholarship is a great of opportunity for me to start my studies

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