|The Molly Brotman Future Leaders through Education Scholarship
Deadline: Year Round
Brotman Law is a firm believer in the value of education as a platform to achieving personal, professional, and financial goals. We believe that education is the foundation that leads to people realizing their full potential and making a difference in the world. Every day, bright minds go off to institutions of higher education and those minds will be the platform for our future success as a nation. In an effort to make the financial burden of higher education a little easier and to facilitate big ideas, we are offering an annual $500 scholarship to students currently attending or planning on attending college during the next academic year. This can be used toward the cost of education, educational materials, or travel associated with higher learning or professional development.
Varsity Tutors Scholarship
Varsity Tutors holds a monthly $1,000 college scholarship contest where students must write an essay in response to a monthly prompt. Visitors to the Varsity Tutors scholarship webpage are able to vote via social media for submitted entries. The top five entries with the most votes are reviewed by Varsity Tutors at the end of the month and one winner is subsequently chosen to receive the $1,000 college scholarship.
Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA) and Strategic Systems Program Scholarship
Deadline: January 1, 2017
AISES has partnered with the Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA) and Strategic Systems Programs (SSP) to manage, develop, and further new and existing educational partnerships between the Department of Defense and other organizations in the fields of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM). Open to high school seniors. Consists of two parts, a one-time $10,000 scholarship awarded freshman year; and an opportunity to apply for summer employment, which provides technical work experience and continued tuition assistance.
Ron Brown Scholar Program
Deadlines: January 9, 2017
The Ron Brown Scholarship honors the legacy of Ronald H. Brown through a selective scholarship program that advances higher education for community-minded and intellectually gifted African Americans. RBSP competitively awards Ron Brown Scholars four-year $40,000 scholarships ($10,000 each year) to the most talented and economically-challenged high school seniors who demonstrate a keen interest in public service, community engagement, business entrepreneurship and global citizenship - the four pillars of the late Ronald H. Brown's mission to uplift people of all races, cultures and ethnicities - especially our disadvantaged youth.
APIASF Scholarship Program
Deadline: January 11, 2017
Scholarship awards range from one-time $2,500 awards to multi-year $20,000 awards. APIASF provides scholarships to underserved AAPI students with a special focus on those who: Live at or below the poverty level, or are otherwise of low socioeconomic status; Are the first in their families to attend college; Are representative of the AAPI community's diversity, geographically and ethnically, especially those ethnicities that have been underrepresented on college campuses due to limited access and opportunity; and Have placed strong emphasis on community service and leadership as well as solid academic achievement.
NatureWorks - Sutton Award for Student Conservation Art
Deadline: January 11, 2017
We are pleased to announce the thirteenth annual Sutton Award Scholarship Program. This is a great opportunity for Oklahoma high school students, grades 10th-12th, to receive significant funding for their continuing education or for other aspects of their future! Providing scholarship funds to Oklahoma high school students who use visual media to convey current conservation messages. The Sutton Award is comprised of up to $20,000 in cash to be distributed among students, and among selected instructors of winning students as determined by the selection committee.
Mensa Education & Research Foundation Scholarship
Deadline January 15, 2017
Mensa Foundation scholarships are awarded on the basis of an essay that describes the applicant's career, vocational, and/or academic goals along with information that shows how the applicant intends to achieve the stated goal. The general scholarships are unrestricted as to age, race, gender, level of education, grade point average, or financial need. An applicant does not need to be a member of Mensa, but must be a U.S. citizen or a legal resident. Some scholarships may have specific restrictions, e.g., major or area of study.
The Washington Crossing Foundation Scholarship
Deadline: January 15, 2017
The Board of Trustees is pleased to announce the forty-eighth annual national Washington Crossing Foundation Scholarship awards for students completing twelfth (or final high school year) in 2017 who are planning careers in government service. The Washington Crossing Foundation is pleased to offer a variety of national and regional college scholarships ranging from $500 to $5,000.
Ronald McDonald House U.S. Scholarship
Deadline: January 18, 2017
Most local Chapters award a minimum of $1,000. Students across the country work hard to earn top marks, dreaming of the college they'll attend and the education they'll receive. Unfortunately, many of these students won't be able to afford it. We want these students to reach their full potential. To help them accomplish this, our network of U.S. Chapters, along with the global office of RMHC, offer scholarships to students in financial need who have demonstrated academic achievement, leadership and community involvement. Since 1985, more than $56 million in scholarships have been awarded.
C-SPAN's Student Cam
Deadline: January 20, 2017
Grand Prize: 1 award - the best overall entry in either the High School or Middle School category. Student(s): $5,000 award. Teacher/School: $750 to spend on digital video equipment for his/her school.Each entry should reflect this year's theme: "Your Message To Washington" What is the most urgent issue for the new President and Congress to address in 2017? The entry must be the original work of the student(s), hereafter referred to as "entrant(s). This competition is open to entrants currently enrolled in middle or high school in any state in the United States, the District of Columbia, and U.S. territories. Students may be enrolled in public or private schools, or be home-schooled. Students in grades 6-8 will be considered "middle school" entrants; grades 9-12 will be considered "high school" entrants.
United States JCI Senate Foundation Scholarship
Deadline January 20, 2017
Each year (April) $1,000 grants will be awarded to graduating high school seniors in the United States, who plan to continue their education at accredited post-secondary colleges, universities or vocational schools. The number of grants awarded annually will be at the discretion of the United States JCI Senate Foundation. They must be used for educational expenses in the first year of the full-time study. Checks awarded will be made out in the name of the recipient and the educational institution of their choice.
Deadline: January 31, 2017
The ARRL Foundation is currently accepting applications from eligible radio amateurs who are pursuing higher education. More than 80 scholarships ranging from $500 to $5,000 will be awarded in 2017.