April Scholarships

Project Yellow Light Scholarship Competition – Video
Sponsor: Advertising Council
Amount: Up to $5,000
Closing Date: April 1, 2019
Description: Competition is open to high school juniors and seniors and current undergraduate students. Applicant must submit a video that encourages friends to avoid distracted driving.

Richard H. Pierce Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Maine Education Services (MES)
Amount: $5,000
Closing Date: April 1, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to Maine residents entering their first year of post-secondary education in 2019.

Robert E. Thunen Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Illuminating Engineering Society (IES)
Amount: $2,500
Closing Date: April 1, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to full-time students who desire to study illumination as a career. Applicant must be a junior, senior or graduate student in an accredited four-year college or university located in Northern California, Nevada, Oregon or Washington.

Robert Porterfield Award
Sponsor: Southeastern Theatre Conference, Inc.
Amount: $2,000
Closing Date: April 1, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to students entering or attending a regionally accredited graduate school to study theatre.

Rusty Tweed Economics Scholarship
Sponsor: Rusty Tweed Scholarship
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: April 1, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors and current undergraduate students who are/will be studying in economics or a finance related study. Applicant must submit an essay on why economics matters to them.

Scholarship for students with self employment experience
Sponsor: Choose What
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: April 1, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to undergraduate and graduate students enrolled in a degree program at any accredited American institution with self employment experience. Examples of self employment include mowing lawns for neighbors, tutoring students, and babysitting.

Selby Scholarship Programs
Sponsor: William G. and Marie Selby Foundation
Amount: Up to $7,000 per year
Closing Date: April 1, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors and graduating Associate degree students from Sarasota, Manatee, Charlotte, or DeSoto counties in Florida. Applicant must have at least a 3.0 GPA and have demonstrated financial need.

SETC Scholarships
Sponsor: Southeastern Theatre Conference, Inc.
Amount: Varies
Closing Date: April 1, 2019
Description: Scholarships are open to graduating high school seniors and current undergraduate and graduate students attending school in the 10 state region of SETC (Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, and West Virginia). Applicant must be studying or planning to study theater or a closely related field.

SIT Scholarships
Sponsor: SIT Study Abroad
Amount: Up to $5,000
Closing Date: April 1, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to current college students who are applying to a SIT Study Abroad program for the Summer.

Spence Reese Scholarship
Sponsor: Boys & Girls Club of Greater San Diego
Amount: Up to $6,000
Closing Date: April 1, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to male students in their senior year of high school who are planning to pursue higher education in medicine, engineering, law, or political science. Finalists are required to attend a personal interview in San Diego, California.

Stop Texting & Driving Scholarship
Sponsor: Raybin & Weissman, P.C.
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: April 1, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to high school juniors and seniors, and full-time college students. Applicant must submit a 30 to 60 second video that convinces the scholarship provider that the applicant will not text and drive. There are three scholarships available: one scholarship will be awarded to a student who lives anywhere in the United States, one scholarship to a currently enrolled student in Davidson County, Tennessee, and one scholarships for a current student in the State of Tennessee.

Student Scholarships in Cardiovascular Disease and Stroke
Sponsor: American Heart Association
Amount: Up to $2,000
Closing Date: April 1, 2019
Description: Scholarships are open to students in medical schools or in master’s or equivalent programs in an accredited school in the United States where training in cardiovascular disease and stroke is available.

Study Abroad Scholarships
Sponsor: IES Abroad
Amount: Varies
Closing Date: April 1, 2019
Description: Scholarship are open to current college students who will be studying abroad and have financial need.

Study.com Academic Scholarships
Sponsor: Study.com
Amount: Varies
Closing Date: April 1, 2019
Description: Scholarships are open to current undergraduate and graduate students who are studying Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement, Liberal Arts/General Studies, Architecture, Computer Science/Engineering, Business, Nursing, and Public Administration.

Swackhamer Disarmament Video Contest
Sponsor: Nuclear Age Peace Foundation
Amount: Up to $500
Closing Date: April 1, 2019
Description: Contest is open to people of all ages from all over the world.. Contestant must submit a short video on the theme, “Sole Authority: Should the President have the sole authority to launch a nuclear attack?”

Tanner Electric Cooperative Scholarships
Sponsor: Tanner Electric Cooperative
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: April 1, 2019
Description: Scholarships are open to high school seniors who are a full-time dependents of a Tanner Electric Cooperative Member (Washington state).

Tourism Cares Academic Scholarships
Sponsor: TourismCares
Amount: Up to $2,500
Closing Date: April 1, 2019
Description: Scholarships are open to current undergraduate and graduate students. Applicant must have participated in a hospitality and tourism program.

V&E Diversity Scholarships
Sponsor: Vinson & Elkins
Amount: $10,000
Closing Date: April 1, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to high school seniors who are members of a racial/ethnic group which has been historically underrepresented in the legal profession (Asian, American Indian/Alaska Native, Black/African-American, Hispanic/Latino, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, or Multiracial/two or more races) and/or identify as a member of the LGBT community. Applicant must have U.S. citizenship, residency in Houston, Dallas, Austin or surrounding areas for continuous seven years, have an interest in the legal profession, and be in the top 20% of their class.

Virginia Heinlein Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Heinlein Society
Amount: $2,000
Closing Date: April 1, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to full-time undergraduate students enrolled in an accredited college that awards Bachelor of Science or Arts degree who are residents of Virginia. Applicant must be majoring in Engineering, Math, or Biological or Physical Sciences, or Science Fiction as Literature.

Wergle Flomp Humor Poetry Contest
Sponsor: Winning Writers
Amount: Up to $1,000
Closing Date: April 1, 2019
Description: Contest is open to poets of all ages and from all nations. Contestant must submit one English poem only with a maximum of 250 lines.

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