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Currently Available Scholarships:

AAUW Interrupted Studies Scholarship
Description:
The scholarship is awarded to a woman pursuing a baccalaureate degree who has completed at least 2 years of college and has had her studies interrupted at some point for at least 6 months.

This year Baltimore Branch is awarding at least one scholarship for $1000.

Application materials can be found at the Office of Student Financial Services (146 Garland Hall). Please see Quinton Taylor, or email him at

    qtaylor2@jhu.edu

Eligibility:
  • Must be a woman pursuing a baccalaureate degree who has completed at least two years of college (junior standing)
  • Student must have had her studies interrupted at some point for at least six months
  • Must be a student at a Baltimore/Baltimore County college or university.
  • URL:
    Deadline:
    05/15/2015

    Abbott & Fenner Scholarships
    Description:

    Abbott & Fenner are committed to continuing our efforts at helping those who have the desire and ambition to succeed.

    To apply for this scholarship you will need to write an essay between 500 and 1000 words on the topic provided below. Your submissions must be sent to us by email at scholarships@abbottandfenner.com

    Every generation faces new challenges and new problems. What do you think is the biggest difference between your generation and older generations? How do you think these differences will affect the future of our country and/or your career choice?

    AWARD VALUE: $1,000

    The winner(s) of this scholarship will receive their award within 2 weeks of the listed deadline. All applicants should include their full name and mailing address with their submissions.

    APPLICATION DEADLINE: June 15, 2015

    Eligibility:
    The A&F Scholarships are available to all high school juniors and seniors as well as all students currently registered in any accredited post secondary institution.
    URL:
    http://www.abbottandfenner.com/scholarships.htm
    Deadline:
    06/15/2015

    Army Emergency Relief
    Description:
    Army Emergency Relief (AER) is a private non-profit organization with the primary mission of providing financial assistance to Army Soldiers and their dependents in time of valid emergency need.

    The MG James Ursano Scholarship Fund administered by AER was established in 1976 as a secondary mission to help Army families with the costs of post secondary undergraduate level education, vocational training, and preparation for acceptance by military service academies for their dependent children.

    The Overseas Spouse Education Assistance Program (SEAP) is a need-based education assistance program designed to provide Army spouses, residing with active duty Soldiers in Europe, Korea, Japan and Okinawa Commands only, with financial assistance in pursuing educational goals. The purpose of the program is to assist spouses in gaining the education required to allow them to qualify for increased occupational opportunities. Spouses who receive free tuition as a result of their employment will not receive tuition assistance from AER. However, they may apply for assistance for fees, supplies or books (no duplicates) for classes in which they are enrolled. Active Duty military personnel are not eligible.

    The Stateside Spouse Education Assistance Program (SEAP) is a need-based education assistance program designed to provide spouses of active duty and retired Army Soldiers, and widows(ers) of Army Soldiers who died either on active duty or in a retired status, and residing in the United States, with financial assistance in pursuing educational goals. The purpose of the program is to assist spouses/widows(ers) in gaining the education required to allow them to qualify for increased occupational opportunities. Individuals who receive free tuition as a result of their employment will not receive tuition assistance from AER. However, they may apply for assistance for fees, supplies or books (no duplicates) for classes in which they are enrolled. Active Duty military personnel are not eligible.

    Eligibility:
    Applicants must be:

  • Dependent children, stepchildren or legally adopted children or a ward of Army soldiers on active duty, retired, or deceased while on active duty or after retirement. Children of Reserve or National Guard soldiers mobilized under Title 10 status for the entire academic year. The children of Gray Area Retirees are also eligible
  • Registered in the Defense Eligibility Enrollment Reporting System (DEERS). You can check your status at 1-800 538-9552.
  • Unmarried for the entire academic year.
  • Be under the age of 23 (Eligibility ends at the end of the semester/term in which the student reaches their 23rd birthday. Example  turning 23 in December would mean the scholarship would be awarded for fall term ONLY.)
  • Maintain a cumulative GPA of not less than 2.0 based on a 4.0 scale.

    SCHOLARSHIP GUIDELINES

  • Applicants must be enrolled, accepted, or pending acceptance as full time dependent students for the entire academic year in post-secondary school for undergraduate study. Full time attendance is required at the school accepting the scholarship funds. These schools must be accredited by the U.S. Department of Education.
  • Scholarship applicants must maintain a cumulative grade point average (GPA) of at least 2.0 on a 4.0 grading scale for funds to be disbursed.
  • Awards are primarily based on financial need, as evidenced by income, family size and special financial obligations.
  • Applications open on January 1st.
  • URL:
    http://www.aerhq.org/dnn563/Scholarships/DependentChildren.aspx
    Deadline:
    05/01/2015

    Baltimore Post Scholarship Fund
    Description:
    The purpose of the SAME Baltimore Post Scholarship and Educational Outreach Fund is to encourage and support talented students to pursue careers in engineering, architecture, or the physical sciences. We accomplish this through scholarships awarded to qualified students who are pursuing a baccalaureate degree in these fields. Our scholarship recipients are selected on a merit-based approach.
    Eligibility:
    One-Year Scholarships
      One-year scholarships are awarded to students entering their freshman, sophomore, junior or senior year. Students must meet the Scholarship Selection Criteria requirements and must be attending a school that is in the SAME Baltimore Post geographic region. A list of eligible schools for the current academic year is provided below.
    Four-Year Scholarships
      Four-year scholarships are awarded to incoming freshmen. Candidates for four-year scholarships may be nominated by the school or the candidate may self-nominate. Students must meet the Scholarship Selection Criteria requirements and must be attending a school that is in the SAME Baltimore Post geographic region. A list of eligible schools for the current academic year is provided below. Candidates must meet two requirements to be considered for scholarship renewal after the first year award:
      • maintain a grade point average of at least a 3.0 on a 4.0 scale
      • maintain full-time student status progressing towards a four-year degree in an eligible program
    URL:
    http://www.samebalt.org/Scholarship/scholarship_home.htm
    Deadline:
    05/16/2015

    Bryant Surety Bonds Scholarships
    Description:
  • $1,000 Bryant Essay Scholarship
    • Write an essay of 500-2,000 words on one of the topics on the website (see below)
  • $1,000 Bryant Visual Content Scholarship
    • Send your best and most creative visual representation on one or more of the topics below. Your visual content can be in any of the following formats  image, infographic, cinemagraph, video, or slides. See topics on website.
    Eligibility:
    This scholarship competition is open to any student currently enrolled in a graduate or undergraduate degree program. Enrollment must be at an accredited US college, university, or trade school.
    • Essay Requirements: Each essay must be of 500-2,000 words. Content should be unique. Make sure to link to all used sources within the content.
    • Visual Content Requirements: Images and infographics should be with high resolution and should be in one of the following formats  png, jpeg, jpg, gif. Videos should be 1-3 minutes long. Slides decks should have 5-20 slides. The visual content should be unique and not taken from anywhere else.
    URL:
    http://www.bryantsuretybonds.com/bryant-surety-scholarship-opportunities
    Deadline:
    06/15/2015

    Chinese American Medical Society
    Description:

    The MidAtlantic Chapter of the Chinese American Medical Society is offering scholarships to college students of Asian descent to promote education and encourage interest in the medical or health related field. 

    The program is open to junior and senior college students in the Maryland, Virginia, and D.C. areas.  Five scholarships will be awarded each consisting of one thousand dollars.  

    Award Amount:  $1,000 

    Eligibility:

    Awarding of the scholarships will be based on the following criteria: 

    1.)  Academic record - a transcript from the school should be submitted.
    2.)  Community service or extracurricular activities. 
    3.)  Essay - Please address what you believe are the main challenges Asian Americans face today and how you think these obstacles can be overcome.  This can be from personal experience or experiences of your family.  Please limit your essay to no more than two typewritten pages. 

    Submit all of the above information to  

    CAMS Scholarship Program
    7505 Osler Drive, Suite 209
    Towson, MD  21204

    Deadline:  April 30, 2015

    Applications will be open in the fall.
    URL:
    http://chineseamericanmedicalsociety.cloverpad.org/scholarship
    Deadline:
    04/30/2015

    CMAA Foundation Scholarship
    Description:

    CMAA is accepting scholarship applications for the 2015 school year. This year you could be one of our recipients!

    If you are now or will be enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate ACCE accredited construction management, or CM related degree program next school year, you are eligible to apply for a CMAA Foundation scholarship.  You must have completed one full year of study to be eligible, and be in good academic standing.  Scholarships are available through individual CMAA chapters and through the CMAA Foundation National Office. 

    The local National Capital Chapter awards scholarships in up to $2,000 increments. The CMAA Foundation (nationwide) awards scholarships in $1,500 increments, and should be applied for separately.  Application forms for the national foundation awards are available at www.cmaanet.org. Previous recipients may only be awarded one undergraduate and one graduate scholarship.

    Simply complete the scholarship application, making sure to refer to the application directions, and return it to the National Capital CMAA chapter by June 30th.  The CMAA Foundation will announce scholarship recipients at the CMAA National Capital Chapter awards banquet in April.  Scholarship checks are mailed directly to the students college/university upon verification of attendance.  If you have any questions, please call Christopher J. Payne, PE, CCM at (703)641-9088, or email cpayne@mbpce.com.

    Eligibility:

    All scholarship applications are read and evaluated by the National Capital Chapter University Liaison Committee for accuracy and completeness.  Candidates must receive a nomination from their faculty advisor, and/or from the department head of their college or university.  The University Liaison Committee will rely on these recommendations, and will only seek to verify the information submitted.  The committee does not evaluate applications for merit beyond the recommendations provided by the college or university.

    It is the CMAA Foundations Directors intent that CMAA Foundation scholarships reward merit, as demonstrated by (1) academic excellence, and (2) advisors evaluation (3) extracurricular activities and (4) employment experience (if applicable). (Financial need is not considered when determining merit.)

    Before you Begin

    • A completed application will include: a completed and signed application form, an official academic transcript, the enclosed advisors evaluation sent directly to the CMAA Foundation representative, the students current resume, and a letter of recommendation from the most current employer on company letterhead.  If the applicant is not currently employed, a letter of recommendation from a department faculty member is required.
    • Please keep a copy of your complete application package.  When you mail it to the CMAA Foundation request a proof of delivery from the Post Office.  The returned proof of delivery will serve as your notification that the CMAA Foundation has received your application.  No other notification will be sent.  You will be notified of the postmark deadline.  Exceptions will not be made.
    URL:
    https://cmaanet.org/cmaa-foundation-scholarship-program
    Deadline:
    06/30/2015

    Colin U. Miller & Mary Hay Miller Charitable Trust for the Advancement of Education
    Description:
    The Colin U. Miller and Mary Hay Miller Charitable Trust for the Advancement of Education was created at the direction of Elizabeth Ann Norris, in memory of her parents Colin U. Miller and Mary Hay Miller, so that their dedication to the pursuit of academic excellence could benefit those students who exhibit a level of scholastic achievement and dedication to education and community deserving of recognition and reward.
    Eligibility:
    Please see the application link for more information on eligibility.
    URL:
    http://www.scranton.edu/financial-aid/documents/1516/Scholarships%201516/Private_Outside_Awards/miller%20charitable%20trust.pdf
    Deadline:
    05/15/2015

    Combined Jewish Philanthropies Scholarship Fund
    Description:
    The CJP Scholarship Fund coordinates and administers a number of funds providing supplemental financial assistance to eligible undergraduate and graduate students in the Boston area. Primary consideration is given to Jewish students. Aid may be in the form of a grant or interest-free loan, and all awards are based on documented financial need. If you have additional questions please call Lee Ann Bennett at 617-451-8147.
    Eligibility:
    To be eligible:
    • You must be an undergraduate student attending a two- or four-year accredited institution; and
    • Applicant's parent(s)must reside in the Greater Boston area. Independent students must have spent at least two full years as a resident of the area.
    Feel free to send an email to Scholarship@jvs-boston.org for more information.
    URL:
    http://www.cjp.org/page.aspx?id=173537
    Deadline:
    04/30/2015

    CustomerBlooms Scholarship Contest
    Description:
    CustomerBloom want to support the young new leaders in the digital agency market and help people of influence who bring ideas and guidance into the industry. The goal is to provide support to build on the collective experience of these individuals on how to implement better ways of improving business, life, and wealth! We are putting together a special scholarship contest to help inspire creativity and self-development.

    Every Year, The Customerblooms Scholarship Contest will require students to think outside the box and strategize how to STEP UP in the real world. The contest requires you to create a Short 2-5 minute video of yourself talking about how ideas help shape the world around us, why education is a critical element to future success, and touching on why you strive for greatness  what motivates you? Real world examples of what you have done to help provide guidance and navigation into

    The winner of this scholarship will receive $1,000 to put towards higher education. Plus the opportunity to intern with one of the hottest companies in the digital marketing space.
    Eligibility:
    Students who are currently enrolled in a high school, college, university, or trade school.

    One winner will be selected by November 30th, 2015. If the winner selected does not claim their prize within 2 weeks of being contacted, we will pick a new winner.

    We will run new scholarships programs every year.

    SEO NJ Company
    45 East Madison Ave,
    Clifton NJ, 07011
    973-241-4400
    Google + Local
    URL:
    http://www.customerbloom.com/scholarship-program/
    Deadline:
    11/28/2015

    DefenseDriving.com Scholarship
    Description:
    See complete contest information before applying. Please read all requirements carefully.

    Entries that do not meet ALL requirements will be automatically disqualified from the contest without notification to the student.

    Any scholarship inquiries may be sent to chase@defensivedriving.com.

    DefensiveDriving.com
    11 Greenway Plaza
    Suite 3150
    Houston, TX 77046

    Eligibility:
  • Open to high school seniors or college students who are legal residents of the United States
  • Scholarship payable to the winner who should be living in the United States
  • Student must enroll in semester beginning no later than Fall 2015
  • Winner is not based on financial need
  • Relatives of DefensiveDriving.com staff may not enter
  • Home-schooled students may apply so long as your course of study is equivalent to a high school senior
  • Applicants required to submit a video (see Make A Video tab for details)
  • Applicants required to like DefensiveDriving.coms Facebook page to be considered
  • URL:
    https://www.defensivedriving.com/scholarship/
    Deadline:
    04/20/2015

    Dry Defender $1,000 Protect Your Bed Scholarship
    Description:
    All entrees will be reviewed and graded by a panel of ten judges. The winner will be chosen based on how good his or her concept for Dry Defenders nemesis is, and the creativity and effort put into the creative piece submitted.

    The winning creative piece will be featured right here on the site on July 31. The $1,000 award will be sent directly to the winner's school to be used toward their tuition.

    Eligibility:
  • Open to college freshman, sophomores, juniors, seniors, and graduate students.
  • Applicant must be a legal US resident.
  • Depending on the format of your creative piece, you can email the piece itself or pictures of it to scholarship@drydefender.com. Please include your full name, contact information, school year, college acceptance letter or transcript, and a brief explanation of who Dry Defenders nemesis is.
  • If you choose to, you can send a physical creative piece to:
      Just Health Shops
      11840 West Market Place Suite H
      Fulton, MD 20759
  • By submitting your piece, you grant us the right to display it on our website and potentially to use the piece and/or the nemesis character you created in our marketing.
  • URL:
    http://protectivebedding.com/dry-defender-protect-your-bed-scholarship
    Deadline:
    06/30/2015

    Entrepreneurs Change Lives Scholarship
    Description:
    The Entrepreneurs Change Lives Scholarship is an annual $1,000 scholarship awarded to an aspiring future entrepreneur who is currently enrolled in an undergraduate business program at a college or university or is a high school student who has been accepted into a school with an undergraduate business program.

    The winning applicant will provide the best 200-300 word essay on how entrepreneurship can bring awareness and action to social issues.

    All applications must be received by Living Spinal in San Diego, California by 5:00 p.m. PST on August 1st, 2015. The $1000 scholarship will be awarded on September 1st, 2015. The winner will receive notification via email or over the phone. A check from Living Spinal will be mailed directly to the student upon verification of enrollment.
    Eligibility:
  • Current students in an undergraduate business degree program at an accredited college or university
  • High school students who have been accepted into a college and plan to study business and/or marketing
  • The winning applicant must provide verification of enrollment at an undergraduate school with a business program or acceptance into a school with an undergraduate business program
  • The winning applicant must provide a profile photo and brief biography to be displayed at www.livingspinal.com
  • Employees or family members of Living Spinal are not eligible to participate
  • All applications must be complete upon submission
  • URL:
    http://www.livingspinal.com/Living-Spinals-Entrepreneurs-Change-Lives-Scholarship-a/290.htm
    Deadline:
    08/01/2015

    Families of Freedom Scholarship
    Description:
    Established within one week of the attacks on September 11, 2001, the Families of Freedom Scholarship Fund® is unprecedented in its scope. It will ultimately provide more than $100 million in postsecondary education assistance to an entire generation of financially needy dependents of those killed or permanently disabled in the 9/11 attacks and their aftermath. The Fund has already provided millions of dollars in scholarship support, and will continue to provide education assistance through the year 2030.
    Eligibility:
  • Students currently enrolled in college, or students who expect to enroll for the next term, must apply for scholarship assistance. An application is required each year; you can apply online or with a paper application using the links above.
  • Eligibility for scholarships from the Families of Freedom Scholarship Fund and the subfunds operated in conjunction with the Fund is generally dependent on financial need, however, at this time there are modest scholarships available from various subfunds for Fund registrants who do not have financial need.
  • URL:
    http://www.familiesoffreedom.org/apply.php
    Deadline:
    05/15/2015

    Free Speech Scholarship
    Description:
    Write a 500+ word essay on Freedom of Speech makes America Great. Defend & explain your answer.

    The Miller Law Offices will award 2 applicants a $1,000 scholarship each. The scholarship can be used for any school related expenses, such as tuition and books.

    To apply:
  • Please send your information and submission via email to: contest@seriousinjury.com
  • No need to print this page  just send your written response and contact information

    Please include:
  • First and last name, email address, and phone number printed at the top of each page
  • Your submission (make sure to save a digital copy for your records.)
  • Statement or transcript of your Grade Point Average (GPA)  unofficial transcripts accepted
  • College or institution of attendance

  • Eligibility:
  • Enrolled at an accredited technical school, college, or university in the U.S.
  • Must be over the age of 18
  • Maintain a cumulative Grade Point Average (GPA) of at least 3.0 (or equivalent) while in college
  • Submission must be received by August 1, 2015

    Please note:
  • There is no printed application from the The Miller Law Offices, all necessary information is on this page
  • Do not send any CD ROMs, letters of recommendation, tax returns, bank balances, resumes, or CVs
  • The 5 finalists will be posted on our website and the 2 winning submission will then be chosen

  • URL:
    http://www.philliphmiller.com/free-speech-scholarship/
    Deadline:
    08/01/2015

    Global Lift Equipment Scholarship
    Description:
    $500 scholarship, one winner.
    Eligibility:
  • Be currently attending or planning on attending a post-secondary institution in Canada or the US by September of 2015.
  • Submit a short story. Detailed instructions can be found on the application page.
  • Have a GPA of 2.5 or greater.
  • URL:
    http://www.scholarshipguidance.com/scholarship_global_lift_equipment_scholarship_8934.php
    Deadline:
    06/15/2015

    Goedekers Scholarships
    Description:
    Write an essay about why attending college and your field of study are important to you. Give us some insight into your personal background, your philosophy about learning, why you chose your field in particular, and any other information you feel is relevant. These will be judged based on originality, creativity, organization of thought, and proper spelling, punctuation, and grammar.

    The grand prize is a $500 scholarship. Two $100 scholarships will also be awarded to honorable mention entries. This scholarship applies toward the fall 2015 semester. It is not meant to cover the expenses of summer classes. These scholarships will be granted through our contest annually.

    Submission Requirements
    • Essay length should be 300 words minimum
    • Proof that you have a 3.0 GPA or higher
    • For homeschoolers: provide a parent-generated transcript
    • Clear contact information (name, mailing address, preferred means of contact)
    • A few sentences about yourself and a recent photo of yourself which will be used for publicity purposes on the Goedekers Home Life blog
    • Proof that you are enrolled in an accredited college for the spring 2015 semester OR proof that you have been accepted at an accredited college for the fall 2015 semester
    Eligibility:
  • Any student that is enrolled in an accredited college is eligible to participate. This includes any grade level, freshman to senior; undergrad and graduate alike are eligible. Even if you are a transfer student, non-traditional student, studying abroad, or taking classes online, you can enter. Any major or field of study is acceptable.
  • High school seniors that are enrolled in an accredited college, either for a dual credit program or for the upcoming semester, are eligible to enter as well.
  • You must either be enrolled for the spring 2015 or registered for the fall 2015 semester. Being enrolled in summer classes does not make you eligible to enter.
  • URL:
    http://www.goedekers.com/college-scholarship
    Deadline:
    07/31/2015

    Hebrew Free Loan Society Scholarships
    Description:
    We are pleased to announce the 13th year of the UJA-Federation Biller Fund. This program provides approximately $1 Million in scholarships annually to Jewish men and women with significant financial need in the New York Metropolitan Area.
    Eligibility:
    There are three scholarships. Each have their own guidelines and requirements. APPLICATIONS WILL OPEN IN THE WINTER.
  • UJA -Federation of NY Rose Biller Scholarship Fund
  • UJA -Federation of NY Jean and Albert Nerken Scholarship Fund
  • UJA -Federation of NY Rachel and Selim Benin Scholarship Fund
  • URL:
    http://hfls.org/scholarships/
    Deadline:
    05/01/2015

    Institute for Humane Studies Fellowships
    Description:
    The Humane Studies Fellowship is a non-residency fellowship program that awards up to $15,000 per year. Moreover, it provides individual advising and an extensive support network to help ensure academic success before and after you receive your degree.
    Eligibility:
    Please visit the website below for more information. Applications will be open in winter.
    URL:
    https://www.theihs.org/humane-studies-fellowships
    Deadline:
    05/01/2015

    Karman Healthcare Scholarship
    Description:
    The Karman Healthcare Scholarship Fund now provides students with the opportunity to earn two $500 scholarships per year*. This year the theme is to create a presentation of why disability awareness is important. The entries can include essays, and poems.
    Eligibility:
  • Must be currently enrolled at an accredited college, or university in the U.S.
  • Aged sixteen (16) years or older
  • Open to all college, and university students with a mobility disability who use a wheelchair, or other mobility devices on a regular basis.
  • Maintain a cumulative grade point average (GPA) of at least 2.5 (or equivalent)
  • Standard 8.5 in. x 11 in. sheet of paper to submit your entry if you are mailing in your submission.

    *There is a limit of one scholarship per student per year, any student can win the scholarship only once in the same year.
  • URL:
    http://www.karmanhealthcare.com/scholarships/
    Deadline:
    09/01/2015

    Kids' Chance of Maryland, Inc.
    Description:
    Kids'Chance of MD, Inc. is a nonprofit corporation providing financial scholarships for the education of children of catastrophically injured or deceased workers. The average award is $2000. There is no deadline for this scholarship.
    Eligibility:
    For eligibility requirements and more information, visit the website below. NO APPLICATION DEADLINE GIVEN.
    URL:
    http://www.kidschance-md.org
    Deadline:
    01/01/2020

    Korean American Scholarship Foundation
    Description:
    The Korean American Scholarship Foundation (KASF) is a non-profit 501(c)(3), volunteer-managed organization established to:
    • Provide scholarships to the Korean American students,
    • Encourage community and civic service as an integral part of leadership development, and
    • Nurture the sense of pride and confidence in Korean cultural heritage and tradition.
    Eligibility:
  • Will be a full time student at a school in one of the designated Eastern region states (Delaware, District of Columbia, Kentucky, Maryland, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Virginia, or West Virginia) during the 2014-15 school year.
  • Have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher.
  • Can demonstrate need for financial assistance.
  • Undergraduate, graduate, and high school students enrolled full time during the scholarship application year.
  • Students with a Korean heritage studying in the United States regardless of citizenship status (including Korean Nationals).
  • APPLICATIONS WILL OPEN ON APRIL 1ST
  • URL:
    http://www.kasf.org/eastern
    Deadline:
    07/16/2015

    Lanzate! Southwest Airlines/HACU - Dandole Alas a Tu Exito/Giving Flight to Your Success Travel Award Program
    Description:

    Southwest Airlines, in conjunction with The Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities (HACU), kicks off its annual educational travel award program -- Dándole Alas a Tu Éxito/Giving Flight to Your Success. Through this national educational initiative, Southwest Airlines will provide roundtrip tickets to students with socio-economic need and who travel away from home to pursue a higher education.

    In this year's program, each student would be eligible to win one or two roundtrip tickets for the student and/or parent to use when traveling to/from the university. The complimentary airline ticket(s) can be used throughout any of the 64 destinations that Southwest serves. To be eligible, the student must apply online at http://www.hacu.net/hacu/lanzate_EN.asp. A selection committee of national education advocates and community leaders will determine the winners.

    Application Deadline: to be announced for the academic year

    Travel award recipients will be notified the week of July 28th

    For additional information contact Lorena Blanco, HACU's Executive Director of Development and Marketing, at (210) 576-3224 or development@hacu.net.

    Eligibility:

    Basic Qualifications:

    • Student must be in good academic standing.
    • Student must have a minimum 2.5 GPA.
    • Applicants must be 18 years old or older.
    • Recipient must be a legal U.S. resident.
    • One application per student must be submitted by the specified deadline.
    • Needed travel must be to/from Southwest Airlines destinations
    • Student should specify extent of financial need or constraints

    For complete list of eligibility requirements, visit http://www.hacu.net/hacu/Lanzate.asp

      APPLICATIONS WILL BE OPEN IN THE FALL/WINTER
    URL:
    http://www.hacu.net/hacu/Lanzate.asp
    Deadline:
    05/22/2015

    Lifestyle Dentistry Scholarship
    Description:
    $500 award, one winner
    Eligibility:
  • Be attending college or university no later than September 30th, 2015. Current High School Seniors who will graduate in 2015 are eligible. You can be enrolled in any field of study.
  • Submit answers to the essay question, which can be found on the application page, prior to the June 30th, 2015 deadline.
  • Have a GPA of 2.5 or greater.
  • URL:
    www.scholarshipguidance.com/scholarship_lifestyle_dentistry_scholarship_8940.php
    Deadline:
    06/30/2015

    Margaret Oakley Dayhoff Award
    Description:
    This award honors the memory of Dr. Margaret Dayhoff, former President of the Biophysical Society, Professor of Biophysics at Georgetown University, and Director of Research at the National Biomedical Research Foundation. The Margaret Oakley Dayhoff Award is given to a woman who holds very high promise or has achieved prominence while developing the early stages of a career in biophysical research within the purview and interest of the Biophysical Society.

    Achievement means that the candidate has already published substantial contributions to science; promise means that the candidate shows indications of leadership in ideas, organization, or other ways manifest for her colleagues within the scientific community.

    A candidate who has already received university tenure by the due date on nomination is not eligible. A candidate having a PhD or equivalent degree shall be eligible until she has completed 10 years of full-time work following the degree. A candidate with a Baccalaureate degree but without a PhD shall have 12 years of eligibility. Time taken off for child-rearing will not be counted in this total. Part-time work and other special circumstances will be evaluated at the discretion of the Committee. Candidates who work in non-academic environments are eligible if their work is published, meets academic standards, and they do not have tenure equivalency.

    The award is presented each year at the Annual Meeting of the Biophysical Society and includes an honorarium of $2,000.
    Eligibility:
  • The nominee must be a woman who holds very high promise or has achieved prominence while developing the early stages of a career in biophysical research.
  • The nominee must be a member of the Society in good standing.
  • The nominator must submit completed Nomination Form and required documents.>/ul>
  • URL:
    http://www.biophysics.org/AwardsOpportunities/SocietyAwards/MargaretOakleyDayhoffAward/tabid/503/Default.aspx
    Deadline:
    05/01/2015

    MCO Scholarship
    Description:
    $500 scholarship.
    Eligibility:
  • Be attending college or university no later than December of 2015.
  • Be attending college or university on a full-time basis by December of 2015.
  • Submit an answer to the essay question no later than 11:59 PM EST on May 15, 2015.
  • Be currently in your last year of high school or a freshman, sophomore, or junior in college/university.
  • URL:
    http://www.scholarshipguidance.com/scholarship_mco_scholarship_8939.php
    Deadline:
    05/15/2015

    Mometrix College Scholarships
    Description:
    Mometrix Test Preparation is hosting our first ever college scholarship essay contest, and we are looking to give away scholarship prizes of $5000, $2000, and $1000 to college students just like you! Submit your essay of 2000 characters (approx. 400 words) or less by May 22, 2015, to have a chance to win. Visitors will have through June 3, 2015, to cast their votes for their favorite essay, so don't forget to tell your friends and family to vote for your entry!
    Eligibility:
  • In 2000 characters (approx. 400 words) or less tell us what test preparation practices work best for you and why.
  • Must be a college student
  • URL:
    http://www.mometrix.com/collegescholarships/
    Deadline:
    05/22/2015

    National Council on International Trade Development Scholarship
    Description:
    In recognition of its responsibility to promote and provide international trade education, NCITD has established a yearly scholarship for students of international trade. Scholarships awarded (minimum $1,000) will be paid directly to the institution, in the name of the awardee(s). Awardee(s) will also receive a one-year NCITD membership and will be welcome to attend monthly meetings (if not currently a member).
    Eligibility:
    Applicants must have at least junior status for 2014-2015 in an accredited U.S. college or university with at least a 3.0 Grade Point Average or equivalent B average. Applicants must also be currently enrolled and pursuing either an undergraduate or graduate degree in International Trade studies, such as political science, international relations, economics, international business, international law, international finance, etc. (including study abroad programs affiliated with a U.S. university).

    Mail or email to:

    ATTN: Scholarship Applications
    c/o Mr. McKenzie Penton
    NCITD
    1901 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
    Suite 804
    Washington, D.C. 20006

    Email: mckenzie@ncitd.org
    URL:
    http://www.ncitd.org/publicdocuments/NCITD%202015-2016%20Scholarship%20Application%20Form.pdf
    Deadline:
    05/31/2015

    Scholarship Experts
    Description:
    EACH SCHOLARSHIP HAS DIFFERENT REQUIREMENTS AND DIFFERENT DEADLINES.
    • Make Me Laugh Scholarship
    • Shout It Out scholarship
    • Zombie Apocalypse Scholarship
    • Education Matters Scholarship
    • Top Ten List Scholarship
    • I Have a Dream Scholarship
    • Sweet & Simple Scholarship
    • Superpower Scholarship
    • All About Education Scholarship
    • Fifth Month Scholarship
    • Do-Over Scolarship
    • Flavor of the Month Scholarship
    Eligibility:
    Check each scholarship for eligbility requirements.
    URL:
    https://www.scholarshipexperts.com/scholarships/our-scholarships
    Deadline:
    07/31/2015

    Scholarship For Service
    Description:
    This program provides scholarships that fully fund the typical costs that students pay for books, tuition, and room and board while attending an approved institution of higher learning. Participants receive stipends of up to $8000 for undergraduate and $12000 for graduate students. In exchange for the scholarship, students agree to work for the Federal Government for a period equivalent to the length of the scholarship.
    Eligibility:
    Students are selected based on merit and take classes that provide intensive training in the information assurance field, and are then able to apply what they learn to the real world work experiences.

    Email: sfs@opm.gov

    NO APPLICATION DEADLINE GIVEN.
    URL:
    https://www.sfs.opm.gov/
    Deadline:
    01/01/2020

    Sema Memorial Scholarship - (Specialty Equipment Market Assoc.)
    Description:
    The SEMA Memorial Scholarship Fund was founded in 1984 to foster leadership opportunities in the specialty equipment marketplace and support educational goals for students. Over the past two decades, SEMA Scholarships have supported over 400 students with more than $500,000 in scholarship awards.

    The program rewards the best and brightest students engaged in studies leading to a career in the automotive aftermarket or a related field.

    Selection of Scholarship Recipients:

    All applications will be reviewed and the scholarship recipients selected by an independent panel of judges from education and business. Neither the staff nor members of Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) will participate in any phase of the selection, nor influence the decisions of the panel. Selection will be based on:

  • Review of the completed application.
  • Review of transcripts and grade point average
  • A personal essay indicating intent to enter the automotive aftermarket or related automotive industry and why you believe you deserve this scholarship.
  • Supporting recommendation letters.

  • Mail the completed application and all supporting documents in one envelope to:

    SEMA Memorial Scholarship Fund
    1575 S. Valley Vista Drive
    Diamond Bar, CA 91765
    Attention: Education Department
    Eligibility:
  • Minimum 2.5 grade point average
  • Applicant must be enrolled in a full-time program with an accredited university, college, or proprietary program in the United States or Canada.
  • Pursuing studies leading to a career in the automotive aftermarket or related field

  • APPLICATIONS WILL OPEN IN NOVEMBER.
    URL:
    http://www.sema.org/scholarships
    Deadline:
    04/27/2015

    Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers Founation
    Description:
    The Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE) Foundation is dedicated to providing scholarship funds and education support systems for engineering and science students of Hispanic backgrounds. The goal of the SHPE Foundation is to support the increase of the number of Hispanics into the fields of engineering and science.

    Each year the SHPE Foundation awards scholarships to engineering and science students throughout the nation. Scholarships are awarded based upon academic achievement, financial need, commitment to a college education, involvement in school and community activities, career goals and counselor recommendations. Since its inception in 1976, the SHPE Foundation has awarded over two and one half million dollars to 3,759 deserving engineering and science majors.

    For the 2001-02 academic year, scholarships awarded ranged from $500 to $7,000.
    Eligibility:
    To qualify for a SHPE Foundation educational grant the applicant must be an undergraduate or graduate college student (or a high school senior entering college in the Fall) enrolled full-time as an engineering or science major.
    URL:
    http://www.shpefoundation.org
    Deadline:
    05/01/2015

    The Consortium on Financing Higher Education/The Joseph Pettit Award
    Description:
    Now accepting nominations for The Joseph Pettit Award. Nominations should be submitted to: The Joseph Pettit Selection Committee 238 Main Street, Suite 402-COFHE Cambridge, MA 02142 For more information contact Tony Broh at 617-253-5030 or broh@mit.edu
    Eligibility:
    Nominations will be evaluated based on whether they: Take on an important research problem, use COFHE data in a creative way, serve as a model for other researchers, draw conclusions that evolve from data, are elegant and efficient from the perspective user, suggest further research in the area, conform to good practices of data confidentiality.
    URL:
    http://www.jhu.edu/~cofhe/thirtyone/joey
    Deadline:
    01/14/2020

    The J. Edgar Hoover Foundation Scholarships
    Description:
    Each year, a Scientific Scholarship in the amount of $25,000 is awarded to a deserving candidate. This award is conferred based on a candidates interest in pursing a forensic science related career in law enforcement.
    Eligibility:
  • Students must be enrolled in a graduate degree program at the George Washington University.
  • Be majoring in a scientific field that has relevance to modern day criminal investigation. Such majors may include, but are not limited to, the following: Analytical Chemistry, Biochemistry, Cell Biology, Clinical Laboratory Science, Computer Science, Computer Systems Analysis, Forensic Technologies, Genetics, Molecular Biology, Pathology, Pharmacology, and Toxicology.
  • Applicants must be U.S. citizens.

  • APPLICATIONS WILL OPEN IN THE WINTER
    URL:
    http://jedgarhooverfoundation.org/scholarships.asp
    Deadline:
    04/01/2020

    The Koster Insurance Health Careers Scholarship Program
    Description:
    The purpose of the Koster Insurance Health Careers Scholarship Program is to provide financial assistance and encouragement to talented and financially needy college undergraduates who are academically preparing themselves for careers in health care in fields such as, but not limited to, pre-medicine, nursing, public/community health, physical therapy, occupational therapy, pharmacy, biology, chemistry, psychology, social work, and any other health related studies. The value of the award shall be $2,500 for one academic year.
    Eligibility:
    • 1. You must be currently enrolled as an undergraduate student at an eligible institution as indicated below.
    • 2. You must be majoring in a field that will prepare you for a career in a Health-related industry.
    • 3. Must demonstrate financial need.
    • 4. You must be entering the appropriate year of study. If in a 4-year program, you will be entering your THIRD or FOURTH year in the Fall. If in a 6-year program, you will be entering your FIFTH or SIXTH year in the Fall.
    The application, answered essay question, two letters of recommendation, an official copy of your transcript, a verification letter from your program of study, and the financial aid information form must be received by the deadline to be considered for a scholarship. Note: Marked items can be sent separately, but must be received by the application deadline. If you have questions regarding the Scholarship Program, please send an email to: Scholarship@kosterinsurance.com
      APPLICATIONS WILL OPEN IN THE WINTER
    URL:
    https://www.gallagherstudent.com/scholarship/ACHA/
    Deadline:
    05/02/2015

    The Ulman Cancer Fund
    Description:
    The Ulman Cancer Fund for Young Adults National College Scholarship Program was established to support the financial needs of young adults whose lives have been impacted by cancer and are seeking higher education. These competitive awards are offered through five different scholarship categories which are selected by the Scholarship Committee based on a set of pre-determined criteria. Applicants may apply for one category.

  • The Matt Stauffer Memorial Scholarship Award
  • The Marilyn Yetso Memorial Scholarship Award
  • The Barbara Palo Foster Memorial Scholarship Award
  • The Vera Yip Memorial Scholarship Award
  • The Maryland Community Cancer Scholarship Award (MD Residents Only)

    Currently, all scholarships are one-time and non-renewable awards. However, the Ulman Cancer Fund for Young Adults is continually striving to make progress as we seek to support, educate, empower and connect young adults affected by cancer. We are dedicated to improving the quality of life for young adults whose lives have been touched by cancer and aiding students in the pursuit of their dreams through education. Please continue to check our website regularly for new updates and resources.

    Please mail completed applications to:
    Esther Ehrmann, Scholarship Committee Coordinator The Ulman Cancer Fund for Young Adults 4725 Dorsey Hall Dr. #505 A Ellicott City, MD 21042

    Awards will be given in the amount of $2,500. Announcements will be made in June.

  • Eligibility:
  • Financial Need
  • Medical Hardship
  • Dedication to Community Service
  • Commitment to Educational and Professional Goals
  • Demonstration of how the applicant has used their cancer experience to impact the lives of other young adults affected by cancer.

      APPLICATIONS WILL BE OPEN IN THE FALL.
  • URL:
    http://ulmanfund.org/gethelp/support-programs-resources/scholarships/
    Deadline:
    05/01/2015