Scholarship Saturday – July 3, 2021

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 July and August 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, July 3, 2021.

$1,000 Easy Scholarship: Boost a Friend’s Self-Esteem by Posting About Their Best Qualities
Sponsor: DoSomething
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: July 15, 2021
Description: Negative self-image has been found to play a role in the development of mental health issues like depression and anxiety, but positive messages from friends can have a huge impact on young people’s self-image, self-esteem, and mental health. That’s where you come in! You can win an easy $1,000 scholarship by posting or sharing a photo of a friend, and highlighting their best qualities that a photo couldn’t fully capture. In the caption of your post, use #WhatsNotPictured and include “text CARE to 38383,” where friends can access additional mental health resources. You’ll make a serious difference for your friends, and you’ll be entered for a chance to win a $1,000 scholarship. Win-win!

AIChE Minority Scholarship Awards
Sponsor: AIChE
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: July 15, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to undergraduate students enrolled in a chemical engineering program during the 2021-2022 academic year who are members of a minority group that is under-represented in chemical engineering.

Varsity Tutors College Scholarship Contest
Sponsor: Varsity Tutors
Amount: $200
Closing Date: July 15, 2021
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 a time they learned something unexpected in a class or club.

Innovation in Education Scholarship
Sponsor: LaTutors
Amount: $500
Closing Date: July 20, 2021
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.

Duke Energy Scholarship
Sponsor: UNCF | Duke Energy
Amount: $4,000
Closing Date: July 21, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to incoming and current undergraduate and graduate students who reside in or are permanent residents of Virgo, Hendricks, Johnson, or Wayne Counties, Indiana.

Phyliss J. McCarthy Scholarship for Excellence in Writing
Sponsor: LearnCurious
Amount: Up to $1,000
Closing Date: July 23, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to U.S. and international students who are rising high school juniors and seniors. Applicant must respond to one of three prompts.

Excellence in Character Scholarship
Sponsor: Oasis Focus Inc.
Amount: $500
Closing Date: July 24, 2021
Description: Scholarships are open to graduating high school seniors attending high school in Dallas or Tarrant Counties in the state of Texas. Applicant must have a strong record of service in the community, participate in extracurricular school activities, a minimum GPA of 3.0, and a family annual income under $50,000.

UFCW International Scholarship Program
Sponsor: United Food and Commercial Workers (UFCW) Charity Foundation
Amount: Up to $8,000
Closing Date: July 24, 2021
Description: Scholarships are open to UFCW members who have been active since January 1, 2020 or children/dependents of active members if they are unmarried and under the age of 20 on May 31, 2021.

Direct Textbook Essay Scholarship Contest
Sponsor: Direct Textbooks, Inc.
Amount: Up to $3,000
Closing Date: July 25, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to students who will be enrolled in an accredited two or four-year college or university during the Fall 2021 term. Applicant must submit an essay on a given prompt related to ambition.

Scholarship System Scholarship
Sponsor: The Scholarship System
Amount: $500
Closing Date: July 25, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to students who will be enrolled in a college or university for this upcoming fall. Applicant must submit a few shorts personal essays about their education.

AlixPartners/UNCF Scholarship
Sponsor: UNCF | AlixPartners
Amount: Up to $5,000
Closing Date: July 26, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to students currently enrolled as a junior in the 2021-2022 academic year at a UNCF member historically black college or university, with preference given to students attending Clark Atlanta University, Morehouse College, or Spelman College. Applicant must be African American/Black and have a declared major in business, accounting, finance, analytics, or STEM (specifically technology, engineering or math).

Intellia Therapeutics-UNCF Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Intellia Therapeutics | UNCF
Amount: $8,000
Closing Date: July 28, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to African American/Black, LatinX or Indigenous/Native American students who are current undergraduate students and majoring in a life science field.

JanSport Scholarship
Sponsor: JanSport | UNCF
Amount: $4,400
Closing Date: July 28, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to undergraduate freshmen students enrolled full-time at a UNCF member HBCU and interested in pursuing a degree program aligned with Social Science, Liberal Arts, Creative Arts, Design, or Business.

Joyce Manning Scholarship
Sponsor: Burlington Stores Charitable Foundation | UNCF
Amount: $2,500
Closing Date: July 28, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to incoming college freshmen who are Black/African American, Latino, Native American, or Asian Pacific Islander. Applicant must have at least a 2.5 GPA and have demonstrated unmet financial need.

Amyris Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Amyris Scholarship Program | UNCF
Amount: Up to $4,400
Closing Date: July 29, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to African American/Black udergraduate and graduate tsudent attending any HBCU or any accredited four-year institution within the United States. Applicant must major in business, engineering, technology, mathematics, science, biosciences, or biotechnology.

Novus Biologicals Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Novus
Amount: $1,500
Closing Date: July 29, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to students enrolled or accepted for college enrollment with a declared major in a science related field. Applicant must submit a complete application, a personal statement and a written statement on why they chose their field of study.

Defense Against Distracted Driving Scholarship
Sponsor: Javaheri & Yahoudai
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: July 30, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to incoming and current undergraduate students with at least a 3.0 GPA. Applicant must submit an essay on a given topic related to distracted driving.

First Step Scholarship
Sponsor: Sutliff & Stout
Amount: $1,500
Closing Date: July 30, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to incoming and current college students who will be attending college during the fall. Applicant must submit an essay on distracted driving habits.

Iowa Merit Awards for Dramatic Performance
Sponsor: Donna Reed Foundation for the Performing Arts
Amount: Up to $1,000
Closing Date: July 30, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to Iowa high school students (grades 10-12) in good standing who are studying drama and have acted in official school productions in 2020 and/or 2021.

Miller Lite – National Scholarship
Sponsor: Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities | Miller Lite
Amount: $2,500
Closing Date: July 30, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to undergraduate students who attend a HACU-member institution within the following areas: Colorado, Puerto Rico, Los Angeles, California, Miami, Florida, Chicago, Illinois, New York, New York, or Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Applicant must be at least 21 years of age, be a U.S. Citizen, permanent resident or DACA recipient, and have at least a 2.5 GPA.

Miller Lite – Texas Scholarship
Sponsor: Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities | Miller Lite
Amount: Up to $5,000
Closing Date: July 30, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to undergraduate students who attend a HACU-member institution within the following cities: Dallas Laredo, McAllen, or Houston, Texas. Applicant must be at least 21 years of age, be a U.S. Citizen, permanent resident or DACA recipient, and have at least a 2.5 GPA.

Physical Therapist Scholarship
Sponsor: BrightLight Direct
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: July 30, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to current college students who are enrolled in an occupational or physical therapy program that has been accredited by CAPTE or ACOTE.

SpinLife.com Innovation in Motion Scholarship Program
Sponsor: SpinLife.com
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: July 30, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to manual or power wheelchair users who are at least 17 years old and enrolled at an accredited four-year educational institution at the undergraduate level. Applicant must be a legal resident of the U.S. or possess a valid student visa and have at least a 3.0 GPA.

$2,000 “No Essay” College Scholarship
Sponsor: Niche
Amount: $2,000
Closing Date: July 31, 2021
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.

ABC Law Centers Cerebral Palsy Scholarship
Sponsor: American Baby & Child Law Centers
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: July 31, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to U.S. citizens and permanent residents who are seeking or in the process of completing higher education (either as an undergraduate or graduate student). Applicant must have cerebral palsy or have a family member with cerebral palsy.

Abrahamson & Uiterwyk Scholarship Essay Contest
Sponsor: Abrahamson & Uiterwyk
Amount: $1,500
Closing Date: July 31, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to residents of the United States who are graduating high school seniors or current college students. Applicant must submit an essay on a given topic related to distracted driving.

Annual Fruit Shoot Photo Contest
Sponsor: California Rare Fruit Growers, Inc.
Amount: Up to $100
Closing Date: July 31, 2021
Description: Contest is open to anyone. Contestant must submit a photo on the subjects of fruit, flowers, roots or any vegetative plant parts.

Auger & Auger Disabled Scholar Award
Sponsor: Auger & Auger Attorneys at Law
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: July 31, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors with acceptance to an accredited school and current undergraduate students in the United States. Applicant must have a disability and a minimum GPA of 2.8.

Avonte Oquendo Memorial Scholarship for Autism
Sponsor: The Perecman Firm, P.L.L.C.
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: July 31, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to incoming and current college students who will be enrolled during the Fall 2021 semester. Applicant or a close family member must have been diagnosed with a form of autism, including Asperger syndrome.

Brian Bolton Graduate Student/Older Student Essay Contest
Sponsor: Freedom From Religion Foundation
Amount: Up to $3,500
Closing Date: July 31, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to current graduate students up to age 30, or undergrads ages 25-30, attending a North American college or university. Applicant must submit an essay on the bible and civil liberties.

Cappex Easy College Money Scholarship
Sponsor: Cappex
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: July 31, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to high school and college students in the United States who are/will be enrolled in college within the next 12 months. Applicant must create a Cappex profile (if they don’t have one already), share about their extracurricular activities, leadership, and volunteer activities, and then search Cappex for scholarships.

Chaffin Luhana Anti-Distracted Driving Scholarship
Sponsor: Chaffin Luhana LLP
Amount: $2,500
Closing Date: July 31, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors and current undergraduate students under the age of 25 who are residents of the Greater Pittsburgh area (including Western Pennsylvania, Eastern Ohio, and Northern West Virginia). Applicant must submit an essay on a given topic related to distracted driving.

Christopher W. Keysesr Scholarship
Sponsor: Keyser Law, P.A.
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: July 31, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to undergraduate students enrolled in a four-year college or university in the United States with an interest in the legal or criminal justice fields. Applicant must submit an essay on a given topic related to police conduct or the criminal justice system.

CouponChief.com Scholarship Program
Sponsor: CouponChief.com
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: July 31, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to U.S. residents enrolled in high school, college, or trade school. Applicant must submit a 2-5 minute video on saving money.

Courage to Grow Scholarship
Sponsor: Courage To Grow
Amount: $500
Closing Date: July 31, 2021
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.

DCCI Scholarship for Canadian Students with Disabilities
Sponsor: Disability Credit Canada
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: July 31, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors who will be enrolled in a full-time program of study in field of study in health care, criminal justice or community & social services at an accredited Canadian post-secondary college or university. Applicant must have a documented disability.

Discover Student Loans Scholarship
Sponsor: Discover Financial Services
Amount: $5,000
Closing Date: July 31, 2021
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.

ESWP Scholarship
Sponsor: Engineers’ Society of Western Pennsylvania
Amount: $2,500
Closing Date: July 31, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors and current college students who are preparing for a career in engineering, architecture, or applied sciences. Applicant must be a spouse, child, or grandchild of a member in good standing.

Exabeam Cybersecurity Scholarship
Sponsor: Exabeam
Amount: Up to $10,000
Closing Date: July 31, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to legal residents of the United States who are 16 years of age or older and who are currently enrolled (or have been accepted to enroll) in an accredited post-secondary institution of higher learning with at least a 3.0 GPA. Applicant must submit an essay or video answering one of three questions related to elections or social media.

Flavor of the Month Scholarship
Sponsor: Unigo
Amount: $1,500
Closing Date: July 31, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to students 14 years of age or older who are legal residents of the 50 United States or the District of Columbia who are currently enrolled or plan to enroll in an accredited post-secondary institution of higher education in the future. Applicant will need to submit a short response to a given prompt.

Gen and Kelly Tanabe Scholarship
Sponsor: Gen and Kelly Tanabe
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: July 31, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to students in grades 9-12, college, or graduate school students who are legal U.S. residents. Applicant must submit an essay answering why they deserve the scholarship or their academic or career goals.

Geraldine “Polly’ Bednash Scholarship
Sponsor: American Association of Colleges of Nursing | CastleBranch
Amount: $5,000
Closing Date: July 31, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to students admitted or enrolled in a baccalaureate or higher degree nursing program at an AACN member institution affiliated with CastleBranch (see link for details). Applicant must also have at least a 3.2 GPA in current program or at last school attended.

Helen of Troy Beauty Scholarship
Sponsor: Professional Beauty Association | Helen of Troy
Amount: $7,000
Closing Date: July 31, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to students enrolled in or intending to enroll in a cosmetology program resulting in a cosmetology license in the U.S. Helen of Troy is committed to positive change, celebrating all races, ethnicities, cultures, sexual orientation, and gender identities. To show their commitment, Helen of Troy is awarding at least half of all scholarships to applicants in the following minority categories: Hispanic or Latino, Asian, Black or African American.

Minecraft College Scholarship
Sponsor: Apex Hosting
Amount: $2,000
Closing Date: July 31, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to high school and college students who are U.S. citizens and carry at least a 3.0 GPA. Applicant must submit an essay on how the company can be a positive influence within their education and career development.

National CPR Foundation Healthcare and Education Scholarship Program
Sponsor: National CPR Foundation
Amount: $500
Closing Date: July 31, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to incoming and current college students who are at least 18 years of age and have a minimum GPA of 2.8. Applicant must be currently or planning to be enrolled in school majoring in a healthcare or education-related field.

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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