Scholarship Saturday – August 21, 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 August and September 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 25 scholarships for Saturday, August 21, 2021.

$2,000 “No Essay” College Scholarship
Sponsor: Niche
Amount: 2000
Closing Date: August 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.

Cappex Easy College Money Scholarship
Sponsor: Cappex
Amount: 1000
Closing Date: August 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.

Discover Student Loans Scholarship
Sponsor: Discover Financial Services
Amount: 5000
Closing Date: August 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.

Make Me Laugh Scholarship
Sponsor: Unigo
Amount: 1500
Closing Date: August 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. Applicant must share an incident in their life, funny or embarrassing (fact or fiction) that will make us laugh.

MoolahSPOT $1,000 Scholarship
Sponsor: MoolahSPOT
Amount: 1000
Closing Date: August 31, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to students at least 16 years or older who plan to attend, or are currently attending, college or graduate school. Students may be of any nationality and reside in any country. Applicant must submit a short form and a short essay.

NextStepU Win Free Tuition
Sponsor: NextStepU
Amount: 2500
Closing Date: August 31, 2021
Description: Sweepstakes is open to legal residents of the U.S. and Canada, age 16-22 and are in college or will be enrolled in college within three years from 9/1/2021. Student must register with NextStepU.

School Survey Sweepstakes
Sponsor: Niche
Amount: 1000
Closing Date: August 31, 2021
Description: Sweepstakes is open to current high school students, high school alumni who graduated within the last four years, and the parents of those students or alumni. Individual must take a survey on a United States high school.

Driven Decade Scholarship
Sponsor: Yates & Wheland
Amount: 1000
Closing Date: September 30, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors and current college students with at least a 3.0 GPA. Applicant must submit an essay answering the question, “where do you see yourself 10 years from now?”

EDvestinU Quarterly Scholarship Giveaway
Sponsor: EDvestinU
Amount: 1500
Closing Date: September 30, 2021
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, 2021. Three winners will be selected – a national winner and two students who are from or attending college in New Hampshire.

FACT Scholarship
Sponsor: Federation of American Consumers and Travelers (FACT)
Amount: 0
Closing Date: September 30, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors and incoming and current college students. Scholarship is only open to FACT members and their immediate family members.

Graeme Clark Scholarship
Sponsor: Cochlear
Amount: 2000
Closing Date: September 30, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to students attending college during the 2021-2022 who have a Nucleus Cochlear Implant.

Illustrators of the Future Contest
Sponsor: L. Ron Hubbard Library
Amount: 500
Closing Date: September 30, 2021
Description: Contest is open to new and amateur artists who have not been professionally published and paid for more than three black-and-white story illustrations, or more than one process-color painting, in media distributed broadly to the general public.

Just Poetry Contest
Sponsor: American High School Poets
Amount: 0
Closing Date: September 30, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to all U.S. high school students. Applicant must submit an original poem with 20 lines or less.

Key Thinkers Scholarship
Sponsor: MoneyKey
Amount: 1000
Closing Date: September 30, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to U.S. Citizens and Permanent Residents who are enrolled as a full-time student at an accredited college, university, or trade school in the United States. Applicant must submit an essay on a given topic related to financial responsibility.

Lash Professional Scholarship
Sponsor: The Lash Professional
Amount: 0
Closing Date: September 30, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to students currently enrolled in beauty school. Applicant must submit a video sharing what they stand for and believe in that they center their life around. Winner will receive a full scholarship to cover the cost of the Eyelash Extension Training Course in Arizona.

Make a Difference Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Price Benowitz LLP
Amount: 1000
Closing Date: September 30, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to students currently enrolled in an accredited community college, undergraduate or graduate degree program in the United States who have an interest in social justice.

Marion Motley Scholarship
Sponsor: Cleveland Browns Foundation
Amount: 0
Closing Date: September 30, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to high school seniors from Northwest Ohio who plan to major in areas that could lead to careers working in education or for a professional sports organization, such as but not limited to: accounting, business, communications, event management, exercise science, finance, graphic design, human resources, information technology, journalism, kinesiology, marketing/advertising, public relations, or sports management.

Military Scholarship for Veterans, Active Duty and Military Spouses
Sponsor: EducationConnection
Amount: 1000
Closing Date: September 30, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to college students who are military active duty, honorably discharged, veterans, or a spouse from any branch of the military. Applicant must submit an essay on how their military service prepared them to enhance their education.

National Law Scholarship
Sponsor: Weiss & Paarz
Amount: 1000
Closing Date: September 30, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to incoming and current law school students. Applicant must submit a resume and a personal statement with a description of their career goals.

NBT Scholarships
Sponsor: Nuts, Bolts & Thingamajigs
Amount: 0
Closing Date: September 30, 2021
Description: Scholarships are open to students majoring in programs that lead to careers in manufacturing. In addition to the general scholarships, there is a scholarship open specifically to students attending universities in the state of Texas.

NEWH | San Francisco Bay Area Chapter Scholarship
Sponsor: NEWH – The Hospitality Industry Network | San Francisco Bay Area Chapter
Amount: 0
Closing Date: September 30, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to currently enrolled college students attending an accredited college in Northern California with zip codes starting with 936 to 961. 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.)

No Sweat Scholarship
Sponsor: Cirkled In
Amount: 2500
Closing Date: September 30, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to students 13 years of age or older who are legal residents of the United States or the District of Columbia. Applicant must create a free Cirkled in account.

OppU Achievers Scholarship
Sponsor: OppLoans
Amount: 2500
Closing Date: September 30, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to U.S. citizens who are graduating high school seniors or current undergraduate students with at least a 3.0 GPA. Applicant must submit an essay on a given topic related to financial literacy.

R2C Scholarship
Sponsor: Return2College
Amount: 1000
Closing Date: September 30, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to U.S. citizens and legal residents who are starting a program of higher education (college or graduate school) within the next 12 months or are currently enrolled. Applicant must be 17 years of age or older (there is no maximum age limit). Applicant must share in three sentences of less why they are getting their degree.

Shout It Out Scholarship
Sponsor: Unigo
Amount: 1500
Closing Date: September 30, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to students 13 years of age or older who are legal residents of the 50 United States or the District of Columbia and are currently enrolled (or will 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.

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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