Scholarship Saturday – May 4, 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 May and June 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 56 scholarships for Saturday, May 4, 2019.

SunTrust Scholarship Sweepstakes
Sponsor: SunTrust
Amount: $500
Closing Date: May 10, 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.

Evelyn Paige Parker Scholarship
Sponsor: Poise Foundation
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: May 15, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to students who are currently enrolled in a nursing program (ADN, BSN, Diploma, Graduate or Advanced Practice Nursing education) and who live in the Pittsburgh area.

Huddle Against Hunger: Collect 1 Item for a Food Pantry
Sponsor: DoSomething
Amount: $2,500
Closing Date: May 15, 2019
Description: You could win the scholarship by collecting healthy and non-perishable food items for local food pantries. You’ll ensure everyone can have at least one proper meal. Share a picture of you donating food and you’ll be entered to win the scholarship.

Scholarship for Deaf or Hard of Hearing High School Seniors
Sponsor: Deaf-Hearing Communication Centre
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: May 15, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to deaf or hard of hearing high school seniors attending school in one of the following New Jersey or Pennsylvania counties: Bucks, Chester, Delaware, Montgomery, Philadelphia, Burlington, Camden, Mercer, Salem, Glocester or New Castle.

ThanksUSA Scholarship
Sponsor: ThanksUSA
Amount: Varies
Closing Date: May 15, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to dependent children ages 24 and under or spouses of U.S. military service personnel. Applicants must be a current high school senior or graduate with plans to enroll or students who are already enrolled in a full-time undergraduate course of study at an accredited two-or four-year college or university or vocational-technical school for the academic year.

Varsity Tutors College Scholarship Contest
Sponsor: Varsity Tutors
Amount: $200
Closing Date: May 15, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to legal residents of the 50 United States and the District of Columbia who are 16 years of age or older. Applicant must submit an essay describing what they would do to positively impact their hometown if they were given a $10,000 grant.

Texts=Wrecks Scholarship
Sponsor: GibsonSingleton PLLC
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: May 16, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to incoming and current college students. Applicant must submit a short introduction and an essay on their good choices like choosing not to drive distracted or choosing not to drive under the influence of alcohol or drugs.

Alice Barton Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Iowa Coalition Against Domestic Violence
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: May 17, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to domestic violence survivors who live in the state of Iowa.

Alphonso Deal Scholarship Award
Sponsor: National Black Police Association
Amount: Varies
Closing Date: May 17, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to high school seniors who are U.S. citizens and of good character. Applicant must have been accepted by a college or university with the intent to obtain higher education training in the academics of law enforcement, or other related areas, for the betterment of the Criminal Justice system.

Georgia Future Champions Scholarship
Sponsor: Champion Firm, P.C.
Amount: $1,500
Closing Date: May 17, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to high school seniors and college students who are legal residents of the United States who are/will be enrolled in a two-year or four-year institution in Georgia for the upcoming 2019 semester. Applicant must create a short video sharing how they plan to become the champion at whatever they plan to do.

Latinos United for College Education Scholarships
Sponsor: Latinos United for College Education Scholarships, Inc.
Amount: Up to $1,000
Closing Date: May 17, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to outstanding Latino high school students in their senior year, college students or adult returning students who have completed their GED-HSED and who have shown previous involvement in volunteer/leadership or community activities. Applicant must be currently living in south-central Wisconsin.

MGFPA Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Maine Grocers and Food Producers Association
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: May 17, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to high school seniors and college freshmen, sophomores, and juniors who are residents of the state of Maine and are either children of employees of companies which are MGFPA members or part-time student employees of companies of companies which are MGFPA members.

Nevada-UNCF Scholarship
Sponsor: UNCF
Amount: Varies
Closing Date: May 17, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors who will be enrolling in a HBCU in the fall of 2019. Applicant must be a permanent resident of the metropolitan Las Vegas region in the state of Nevada, have at least a 2.5 GPA, and have demonstrated unmet need as demonstrated by the FAFSA.

Oracle Academy Scholarship
Sponsor: Oracle | UNCF
Amount: Up to $10,000
Closing Date: May 17, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to African-American sophomores, juniors, seniors, and graduate students with at least a 3.5 GPA. Applicant must be majoring in Computer Science.

Scholarship of the Arts
Sponsor: Boomer Esiason Foundation
Amount: Up to $1,000
Closing Date: May 17, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to artists with Cystic Fibrosis who are incoming and current college students.

Foundation for College Christian Leaders
Sponsor: The Foundation for College Christian Leaders
Amount: Varies
Closing Date: May 18, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to incoming and current undergraduate Christian students attending college in California, Oregon, or Washington. Applicant must have a Christian testimony and verifiable Christian leadership.

Lisa Michelle Memorial Fund Scholarship
Sponsor: Lisa Michelle Memorial Fund
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: May 18, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to incoming and current college students who will be enrolled in the fall. Applicant must have had a parent or guardian who has passed away due alcohol, drug, or prescription drug abuse.

$1,000 May Scholarship
Sponsor: Niche
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: May 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.

Advocates Scholarship
Sponsor: The Advocates
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: May 20, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to incoming and current college students in the United States. Applicant must submit an essay on a given topic related to drunk driving.

Dickson Frohlich Scholarship
Sponsor: Dickson Frohlich Law office
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: May 20, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to currently enrolled students in an accredited college in the United States or students planning to matriculate in the fall of 2019. Students must be in good academic standing. Applicants must submit a video essay on a topic related to a STEM business.

IDSA Scholarships
Sponsor: Industrial Designers Society of America
Amount: $1,500
Closing Date: May 20, 2019
Description: Scholarships are open to undergraduate and graduate students pursuing an industrial design degree. Applicants must also be a student member of IDSA.

Innovation in Education Scholarship
Sponsor: LaTutors
Amount: $500
Closing Date: May 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.

Seminoles Scholars Program
Sponsor: Seminole County Sheriff’s Office
Amount: $4,400 over a four year period
Closing Date: May 20, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to high school seniors or graduates with residence in Seminole County, Florida. Applicant must have at least a 2.5 GPA, demonstrated financial need, and applicant must be enrolled as a freshman in the 2019-2020 academic year.

Thermo Fisher Scientific Antibody Scholarship
Sponsor: Thermo Fisher Scientific
Amount: Up to $10,000
Closing Date: May 20, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to legal U.S. residents 16 years of age or older at the time of application and enrolled as a graduate or undergraduate student for the 2019 term. Applicant must have a declared major of biology, chemistry, bio-chemistry, or related life science field.

Tortuga Study Abroad Scholarship
Sponsor: Tortuga
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: May 20, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to U.S. citizens, permanent residents, and students in the U.S. on a student visa. Applicant must be a full-time undergraduate student who has applied to or been accepted into a study abroad program eligible for credit by their college or university. Applicant must submit an essay on what they would like to learn from other cultures.

Young Community Leaders Scholarship for Federal Employees
Sponsor: Mission Point Planning and Retirement
Amount: $2,000
Closing Date: May 20, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors who are a family member within the third degree of consanguinity or affinity of a person who is an employee of the federal government or United States Postal Service who is living, working or have retired in the state of Michigan.

Alan H. Selig Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Brewers Community Foundation, Inc.
Amount: $2,500 annually, renewable each year for a total of $10,000 over four years
Closing Date: May 21, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors from a Wisconsin High School Class of 2019 and accepted to a college or university based in the State of Wisconsin.

Miller Park Community Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Brewers Community Foundation, Inc.
Amount: Varies
Closing Date: May 21, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to a female or minority student residing in either Milwaukee, Waukesha, Ozaukee, Washington, or Racine County (Wisconsin). Applicant must also be a student pursuing studies in a construction related field at a college or university based in the State of Wisconsin.

NURSE Corps Scholarship Program
Sponsor: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Amount: Monthly stipend of $1,383 for the 2019-2020 academic year
Closing Date: May 21, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to U.S. citizens, national and lawful permanent residents who are enrolled or accepted for enrollment in a professional nursing degree program at an accredited school of nursing located in the United States.

PREA Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Pension Real Estate Association (PREA)
Amount: Up to $5,000
Closing Date: May 23, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to current college sophomores, juniors, seniors and graduate level students who are already enrolled or planning to enroll in full-time undergraduate or graduate study at an accredited four-year college, university or graduate school for the entire upcoming academic year. Applicant must be majoring in or concentrating in real estate.

B. Davis Scholarship
Sponsor: Student Award Search Aid
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: May 24, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to high school juniors and seniors, as well as current college students. Applicant must submit an essay on a given topic related to leadership.

BDSA Scholarships
Sponsor: Bill Dickey Scholarship Association (BDSA)
Amount: Up to $14,000 over four years
Closing Date: May 24, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors who participate in golf. Applicant must provide financial need information.

Cameron Impact Scholarship
Sponsor: Bryan Cameron Education Foundation
Amount: Up to $50,000
Closing Date: May 24, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to high school juniors (Class of 2020) who are planning to enroll in a full-time course of study toward a bachelor’s degree at an accredited four-year U.S. college or university. Applicant must maintain a minimum cumulative unweighted 3.7 GPA. This is the early application deadline. The regular application deadline is September 13, 2019.

Coors Light – Climb On Scholarship
Sponsor: Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities
Amount: $2,500
Closing Date: May 24, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to undergraduate and graduate students who are enrolled in a HACU member institution in California, Colorado, Florida, Illinois, New York, Texas or Wisconsin. Applicant must be at least 21 years of age and be a U.S. citizen, permanent resident, authorized to work in the U.S. or DACA.

El Cafe Del Futuro Scholarship
Sponsor: Cafe Bustelo
Amount: $5,000
Closing Date: May 24, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to full-time undergraduate and graduate students who are of Latino descent and enrolled at a four-year HACU-member institution. Applicant must submit an essay on their Latino heritage, family, and community.

Miller Lite – Brewed to be Bright Scholarship
Sponsor: Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities
Amount: $2,500
Closing Date: May 24, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to undergraduate and graduate students who are enrolled in a HACU member institution in California, Colorado, Florida, Illinois, New York, Texas or Wisconsin. Applicant must be at least 21 years of age and be a U.S. citizen, permanent resident, authorized to work in the U.S. or DACA.

Oracle Scholarship
Sponsor: Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities | Oracle
Amount: $2,125
Closing Date: May 24, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to full-time undergraduate students who are attending a two-year or four-year HACU member institution. Applicant must be majoring in Computer Science, Information Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics.

TMCF | Walmart Foundation First-Generation Scholarship
Sponsor: TMCF | Walmart Foundation
Amount: $6,200
Closing Date: May 26, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors who are first-generation college students and citizens of the United States. Applicant must be accepted to and prepared to attend one of TMCF’s 47 member schools and have at least a 2.5 GPA.

Anthony Castelli Attorney’s Veteran’s College Scholarship
Sponsor: Anthony Castelli Attorney
Amount: $500
Closing Date: May 27, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to current military veterans or honorably discharged veterans or parents, siblings, children or grandchildren of a current or honorably discharged veteran.

Prospanica Scholarship
Sponsor: Prospanica
Amount: Up to $5,000
Closing Date: May 27, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to United States citizens and legal residents who are of Hispanic/Latino heritage. Applicant must have a Prospanica membership and be enrolled or planning to enroll in a Master’s Degree or undergraduate program in an accredited university business school.

Find Your Path Scholarship
Sponsor: Steven Titus & Associates, P.C.
Amount: $500
Closing Date: May 28, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to students who will be enrolled in a two-year or four-year college or university during the upcoming academic year. Applicant must have at least a 3.0 GPA. Applicant must submit a short introduction and an essay about a time they were facing a hardship and how someone helped them.

Lloyd M. Johnson, Jr. Scholarship
Sponsor: Minority Corporate Counsel Association
Amount: Up to $10,000
Closing Date: May 28, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to incoming and current law students attending an ABA-accredited U.S. law school for a full-time Juris Doctorate Program. Applicant must have at least a 3.2 GPA and must have an interest in corporate law.

New Heights Scholarship
Sponsor: The Bussey Law Firm, P.C.
Amount: $500
Closing Date: May 29, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors and current college students enrolled in a two-year or four-year post-secondary educational institution. Applicant must submit a short introduction and essay on their future goals.

Nursing Education Scholarship Awards
Sponsor: National League for Nursing
Amount: Up to $8,000
Closing Date: May 29, 2019
Description: Scholarships are awarded to nurses pursuing advanced degrees in preparation for a career as a full-time academic nurse educator.

AceableAgent Higher Education Scholarship
Sponsor: AceableAgent
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: May 30, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors and current university, post-graduate, community and technical college students in the United States. Applicant must submit an essay or video on what home is to them.

American Nystagmus Network Scholarship Program
Sponsor: American Nystagmus Network
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: May 30, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to high school seniors and current undergraduate and graduate students who are diagnosed with nystagmus.

Becker Law Office Scholarship Essay Contest
Sponsor: Becker Law Office
Amount: Up to $2,500
Closing Date: May 30, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors and current college students in the United States. Applicant must submit an essay on a given topic related to teenage driving.

Best Foot Forward Scholarship
Sponsor: Grant Law Office
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: May 30, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to incoming and current college students in the United States who are residents of Georgia. Applicant must submit a short introduction and an essay on something they love to do and why.

Feeding Tomorrow Freshman Scholarships
Sponsor: Feeding Tomorrow
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: May 30, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to high school seniors who will be pursing an undergraduate degree in food science within an IFT-approved food science program.

Interior-Deluxe General Scholarship for Higher Learning
Sponsor: Interior Deluxe
Amount: $1,500
Closing Date: May 30, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to students enrolled in a two-year, four-year, or a graduate program. Applicant must browse the scholarship provider’s website and write an article on a given topic.

Lamey Wellehan Maine Difference Scholarship
Sponsor: Lamey-Wellehan
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: May 30, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to Maine high school seniors who will graduate in the spring and who will enter a Maine college in the fall OR a graduate of a Maine high school in one of the four years preceding the current year who will be enrolled in a Maine college in the fall. Applicant studies should be on the ecology and economics of Maine.

PFLAG Detroit Scholarship
Sponsor: PFLAG Detroit
Amount: $500
Closing Date: May 30, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors and current college students from the Detroit area who have shown a commitment to the GLBT community.

Scott-McKenna Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Rocky Mountain Outdoor Writers & Photographers
Amount: Up to $2,000
Closing Date: May 30, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors and current college students with a career interest in the outdoors. Candidates with an interest in Natural Resources, Forestry, Rangeland Ecology, Wildlife Biology, Agriculture, or related fields are eligible for the scholarship. Photography and journalism majors, with a special interest in wildlife outdoor photography/journalism are also eligible.

Second Career Scholarship
Sponsor: Selected Independent Funeral Homes Educational Trust
Amount: $1,500
Closing Date: May 30, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to students enrolled full-time in a mortuary science program at an ABFSE accredited school in North America who is not related to an owner of a funeral home currently in operation.

Sleeping Angels Co. Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Sleeping Angels
Amount: $500
Closing Date: May 30, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to students currently enrolled as a college/university student within the United States who are American citizens, permanent residents, or hold a valid student visa. Applicant must have at least a 3.0 GPA. Student must submit an essay describing the evolution of the nanny in the 21st century.

SMRP Scholarships
Sponsor: Society for Maintenance and Reliability Professionals
Amount: Up to $10,000
Closing Date: May 30, 2019
Description: Scholarships are open to rising juniors and seniors in college, second year students at two-year schools, and graduate students majoring in a maintenance, reliability or engineering-focused program.

Wounded in Action Scholarship
Sponsor: Seabee Memorial Scholarship Association
Amount: Varies
Closing Date: May 30, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors and current college students who are a child of Seabees or Civil Engineer Corps (CEC) officers wounded since 9/11.

Zehl & Associates, PC Scholarship
Sponsor: Zehl & Associates PC
Amount: $2,000
Closing Date: May 30, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors and current college students in Texas who will be enrolled in a 2-5 year institution in 2019. Applicant must create a video sharing about the law they would create or change and what impact it would have on society.

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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3 Comments on “Scholarship Saturday – May 4, 2019

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  2. Thank you. I am a retiring teacher this May, helping out with three grandchildren as Freshman in college…one at UNLV Track & Field .Another at BoiseState, Football and another at Chaffee Community College that was in top 15% of his class but did not have money for UCI Schhols. Where he was accepted. As a retiring teacher I want to do all I can to help them and other youth…

    • I am happy to share all of the information and scholarships I can do help people like you and other parents/grandparents and students. I wish you and your grandchild luck as they are working towards their college degrees!

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