August Scholarships

Varsity Tutors College Scholarship Contest
Sponsor: Varsity Tutors
Amount: $200
Closing Date: August 15, 2020
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 on their dream college or graduate program.

Vermont Horse Council Adult Continuing Education Scholarships
Sponsor: Vermont Horse Council
Amount: Varies
Closing Date: August 15, 2020
Description: Scholarship is open to Vermont Horse Council adult members (older than 19 years of age) for clinics, workshops, accredited secondary education class (computer based or in person), or American Horse Council events.

Working Parent College Scholarship
Sponsor: Job-Applications.com
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: August 15, 2020
Description: Scholarship is open to full and part-time students at an accredited U.S. post-secondary educational institution who are a residential parent of at least one minor child and have worked an average of at least 12 hours for each of the previous four weeks at the time of applying.

$1,000 August Scholarship
Sponsor: Niche
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: August 20, 2020
Description: Scholarship is open to high school and college students, as well as adults looking to attend college in the next year. Applicant must complete a form to login or register for a free account.

Arnold M. Miller | Find-A-Way Student Scholarship
Sponsor: Beauty Changes Lives Foundation
Amount: Up to $15,000
Closing Date: August 20, 2020
Description: Scholarship is open to new and current students enrolled in an accredited beauty school.

Future Educator Scholarship
Sponsor: Mrs. Prindables Gourmet Caramel Apples
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: August 20, 2020
Description: Scholarship is open to incoming and current college students majoring in education. Applicant must submit an essay on what they believe they can offer to the students of the future.

Innovation in Education Scholarship
Sponsor: LaTutors
Amount: $500
Closing Date: August 20, 2020
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.

LawnStarter Lawntrepreneur Scholarship
Sponsor: LawnStarter
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: August 20, 2020
Description: Scholarship is open to full-time college students who currently own a lawn care business, ran a lawn care business in the past, or plan on starting a business upon graduating college.

Sydell & Arnold Miller Family | Art of Haircoloring Student Scholarship
Sponsor: Beauty Changes Lives Foundation
Amount: $5,000
Closing Date: August 20, 2020
Description: Scholarship is open to new and current students who love hair coloring and are/will be attending an accredited beauty school.

Sydell & Arnold Miller Family | Art of Haircoloring Student Scholarship
Sponsor: Beauty Changes Lives Foundation
Amount: $5,000
Closing Date: August 20, 2020
Description: Scholarship is open to new and current students who enjoy bridal, prom styling or special occasion hair. Applicant must be attending or plan to attend an accredited beauty school.

Sydell & Arnold Miller Family | Art of Haircutting Student Scholarship
Sponsor: Beauty Changes Lives Foundation
Amount: Up to $5,000
Closing Date: August 20, 2020
Description: Scholarship is open to new and current students who love cutting hair and will be attending an accredited beauty school.

Sydell & Arnold Miller Family | Art of Hairdressing Student Scholarship
Sponsor: Beauty Changes Lives Foundation
Amount: $5,000
Closing Date: August 20, 2020
Description: Scholarship is open to new and current students who enjoy bridal, prom styling or special occasion hair. Applicant must be attending or plan to attend an accredited beauty school.

Mid-America Weary Scholarship
Sponsor: Mid-America Cable Telecommunications Association | Weary Scholarship Foundation, Inc.
Amount: $3,000
Closing Date: August 24, 2020
Description: Scholarship is open to cable industry employees, their spouses and children in the Mid-America region (Arkansas, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska, Oklahoma, and Texas). Applicant must be at least a high school senior or eligible to enroll in college or currently enrolled in at least 12 hours.

CVS Pharmacy, Inc: Pharmacy Scholarship
Sponsor: CVS Caremark
Amount: $5,000
Closing Date: August 27, 2020
Description: Scholarship is open to students enrolled in an AACP-accredited PharmD program in the fall.

Entrepreneur Scholarship Programme
Sponsor: Rapid Formations
Amount: $750
Closing Date: August 28, 2020
Description: Scholarship is open to current undergraduate and postgraduate students in the UK and the U.S. Applicant must demonstrate entrepreneurial attitude and leadership skills. Applicant must submit an essay discussing the way the scholarship could help the applicant work towards or develop their entrepreneurial idea.

$1,000 Easy Scholarship: Share a Link to Help Your Friends Register to Vote!
Sponsor: DoSomething
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: August 31, 2020
Description: You could win a $1,000 scholarship just by helping your friends register online to vote! By signing up for our campaign, you’ll get a personalized voter registration page. Then text, email, or share the link to your page on social media to help your friends quickly register to vote. It takes less than two minutes for them to register online! Every time you share your voter registration page before August 31, you’ll be entered for a chance to win a $1,000 scholarship. Yep, it’s that easy!

$1,000 Scholarship/$1,000 Grant: Have a Conversation and Disrupt Racism in Your Community
Sponsor: DoSomething
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: August 31, 2020
Description: You could win a $1,000 scholarship by starting a conversation with friends and family about how to disrupt racism in your community. We also will donate $1,000 to a Black-led, DoSomething-approved organization fighting for racial justice of the scholarship winner’s choosing. The recent wave of worldwide protests sparked by the killings of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, and Ahmaud Arbery, amidst others, highlight the injustices, fear, and violence that Black Americans face on a daily basis because of white supremacy. If you identify as Black: Share our self-care for young Black activists guide with a friend. If you identify as white or a non-Black person of color: Use our guide to start a conversation about disrupting racism with someone you care about. (Winner can donate their $1,000 scholarship winnings to the same organization if they choose.)

$2,000 “No Essay” College Scholarship
Sponsor: Niche
Amount: $2,000
Closing Date: August 31, 2020
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.

$2,500 Scholarship: Donate Personal Care and Cleaning Products to Your Local Boys & Girls Club or Shelter
Sponsor: DoSomething
Amount: $2,500
Closing Date: August 31, 2020
Description: You could win a $2,500 scholarship by donating personal care and cleaning products to your local Boys & Girls Club or shelter, which we’ll help you locate. COVID-19 has hit Black communities, people of color, and low-income families the hardest, both in terms of health and finances. People of color are almost twice as likely to report job loss and economic hardship due to the pandemic, making it especially difficult to afford crucial products for health and hygiene this back-to-school season. This is where you come in: use our step-by-step guide to collect five personal care products (like soap and hand sanitizer) and cleaning products (like wipes and detergent) with help from your friends and adults in your life. Include a personal note of support and encouragement and donate the items to your local Boys & Girls Club or shelter. Let’s Do This!

Achieve Today Scholarship
Sponsor: Achieve Today
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: August 31, 2020
Description: Scholarship is open to any current student of an accredited U.S. university or college. Applicant must submit a video OR essay on personal development or high performance.

Arctic Physical Therapy Scholarship
Sponsor: Arctic Physical Therapy
Amount: $500
Closing Date: August 31, 2020
Description: Scholarship is open to residents of the U.S. or Canada who will be attending a college or university no later than January 2021. Applicant must submit an essay on a topic related to Physical Therapy. Scholarship is open to students of any major.

Arizona Don’t Text and Drive Scholarship
Sponsor: Goldberg & Osborne
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: August 31, 2020
Description: Scholarship is open to current college students in Arizona. Applicant must fill out a form pledging they will not text and drive.

Baumgartner Law Firm Law Student Scholarship
Sponsor: Bumgartner Law Firm
Amount: $3,000
Closing Date: August 31, 2020
Description: Scholarship is open to students accepted and currently enrolled in an accredited Law School. Applicant must submit a completed online application and answer personal questions about their education.

C.I.P. Scholarship
Sponsor: College is Power
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: August 31, 2020
Description: Scholarship is open to students age 17 years of age or older who plan to start a program of higher education within 12 months or who are currently enrolled in a program of higher education. Applicant must be a citizen or permanent resident of the United States.

Cappex Easy College Money Scholarship
Sponsor: Cappex
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: August 31, 2020
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.

CHASA Scholarship
Sponsor: Children’s Hemiplegia and Stroke Association (CHASA)
Amount: Varies
Closing Date: August 31, 2020
Description: Scholarship is open to college and vocational students who are under the age of 25 and who have a diagnosis of hemiplegia or hemiparesis due to any cause, or a diagnosis of pediatric stroke.

Claude S. Weiler Scholarship for Amputee College Students
Sponsor: National Amputation Foundation
Amount: Varies
Closing Date: August 31, 2020
Description: Scholarship is open to incoming and current college students with a major limb amputation.

Clubs of America Scholarship Award for Career Success
Sponsor: Clubs of America, Inc.
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: August 31, 2020
Description: Scholarship is open to current college students of accredited U.S. colleges and universities with a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0. Applicant must submit an essay about their career aspirations.

CND | Master Nail Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Beauty Changes Lives Foundation
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: August 31, 2020
Description: Scholarship is open to individuals pursuing advanced, continuing education in the professional nail industry.

Community Service Scholarship
Sponsor: Captivate Search Marketing
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: August 31, 2020
Description: Scholarship is open to incoming and current college students in Georgia who are making a conscious and concerted effort to give back to the community. Applicant must submit an essay on their volunteer experience.

Digital Success Scholarship
Sponsor: Digital Success
Amount: $500
Closing Date: August 31, 2020
Description: Scholarship is open to current college students who are residing in the U.S. as an international student or permanent resident who plan to pursue digital marketing as a career.

Discover Student Loans Scholarship
Sponsor: Discover Financial Services
Amount: $5,000
Closing Date: August 31, 2020
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.

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