August Scholarships

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

Achieve Today Scholarship
Sponsor: Achieve Today
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: August 31, 2019
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.

Anonymously Report Social Media Bullies
Sponsor: DoSomething
Amount: $2,500
Closing Date: August 31, 2019
Description: You could win an easy $5,000 scholarship by using DoSomething’s guide to anonymously flag and report trolls and bullies on Instagram and other social media platforms. By sharing a screenshot of your flag, you’ll encourage platforms to curb bullying *and* enter to win a $5,000 scholarship. Win-win!

Arctic Physical Therapy Scholarship
Sponsor: Arctic Physical Therapy
Amount: $500
Closing Date: August 31, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to residents of the U.S. or Canada who will be attending a college or university no later than January 2020. 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, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to current college students in Arizona. Applicant must fill out a form pledging they will not text and drive.

Austin Divorce Lawyer Academic Scholarship
Sponsor: Hembree Bell Law Firm, PLCC
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: August 31, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to students enrolled or accepted at an accredited college or university. Applicant must submit an essay on why it is important to provide affordable legal services to low income families.

Baumgartner Law Firm Law Student Scholarship
Sponsor: Bumgartner Law Firm
Amount: $3,000
Closing Date: August 31, 2019
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.

Cappex Easy College Money Scholarship*
Sponsor: Cappex
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: August 31, 2019
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.

C.I.P. Scholarship
Sponsor: College is Power
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: August 31, 2019
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.

CHASA Scholarship
Sponsor: Children’s Hemiplegia and Stroke Association (CHASA)
Amount: Varies
Closing Date: August 31, 2019
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, 2019
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, 2019
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.

Courage to Grow Scholarship
Sponsor: Courage To Grow
Amount: $500
Closing Date: August 31, 2019
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.

Digital Success Scholarship
Sponsor: Digital Success
Amount: $500
Closing Date: August 31, 2019
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.

ExpressVPN Future of Privacy Scholarship
Sponsor: ExpressVPN
Amount: $5,000
Closing Date: August 31, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to students enrolled in a high school, undergraduate school, or graduate school located in the United States. There is no age or citizenship requirement. Applicant must submit an essay on a given topic related to privacy.

FirstSiteGuide Scholarship
Sponsor: FirstSiteGuide.com
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: August 31, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to any degree-seeking student enrolled in an accredited college or university and to all high school students. Applicant must submit an essay on a given topic related to blogs.

Fix the Photo Academic Scholarship
Sponsor: Fix the Photo
Amount: $1,500
Closing Date: August 31, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to incoming and current undergraduate and graduate students. Applicant must submit an essay on how photography can help other industries.

HBCU Connect Minority Scholarship Program
Sponsor: HBCUConnect.com
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: August 31, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to minority students who are incoming or current college students at Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs).

HWA Scholarships
Sponsor: Horror Writers Association
Amount: $2,500
Closing Date: August 31, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to current college students with an interest in horror writing. Applicant must submit a piece of their horror writing.

InsurTech Scholarship
Sponsor: Insurance Technologies Corporation
Amount: $1,500
Closing Date: August 31, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to students currently enrolled as an undergraduate or graduate student. Applicant must be interested in pursuing a career in the insurance industry.

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