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Worthy Women’s Scholarship

Eligibility:

  • Must be enrolled in a continuing education professional studies program
  • Submissions must be sent in from the valid email address of the author
  • Applicant must be a permanent resident of the United States
  • Applicant must identify as a female and be age 30 or older

How to Apply:

  • For your essay, please answer each of the three questions below in 300-500 words. We are looking for answers that are honest, thoughtful, and well-written.Please note that while relevant background information is always appreciated, we ask that you remain topic-focused in your answer.
    • How will you change the world? Describe a change you want to make in the world. How do you plan to make it and how will this scholarship help you?

    • What do you hope to achieve in life? Describe 3 achievements that you either have made or plan to make in life. Why are/were these important to you? What do/did you need to do to achieve them?

    • Why have you chosen this path? Tell us why is the degree you have chosen to pursue is important to you?

Further submission guidelines can be found on the scholarship’s website.

Freedom Financial Network Scholarships

Eligibility:

These scholarships are open only to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia who are at least eighteen years old and meet the following requirements at the time of entry:

  • You are a graduating high school senior or a college fresh person, sophomore, or junior planning to enroll in full-time undergraduate study during the entirety of the 2020-2021 academic year at an accredited two- or four-year college or university in the United States.
  • You have a minimum grade point average (“GPA”) of 3.0 (on a 4.0 scale).
  • You are a U.S. citizen or a U.S. permanent resident.

How to Apply:

  • To apply for a Freedom Financial Network Scholarship, you must answer the following question in 750 words or less. You can upload a Word Document or PDF to submit your essay.
    • Write an essay describing how the cost of education and taking on student loan debt have influenced your attitude and choices about your college education.

Further submission guidelines can be found on the scholarship’s website.

 

The “Careers in Coding” Contest

Contest eligibility:

  • Open only to United States citizens or permanent residents physically residing in the United States and the District of Columbia
  • Must be enrolled full time in an accredited 2-4 year technical/vocational college, university or Code Camp program
  • The Contest shall be open to all applicants regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, or veteran status. Employees of Bugsnag, Inc. and their respective parents, affiliates, subsidiaries, and any other party involved in the development or administration of this Contest, and their immediate family members or household members are not eligible to apply
  • Must be at least 18 years old as of the date of application
  • Prize recipient must provide enrollment verification
  • Valid form of Photo Identification

How to apply:

Twice per year, the Bugsnag Careers in Coding Contest will award one (1) individual passionate about coding and ongoing education with a $1,000 towards their educational expenses.
To apply, students must meet the minimum eligibility requirements and submit their Contest submissions by the submission  deadlines which are on March 1, 2020 and October 30, 2020.

 

 

Further submission guidelines can be found on the scholarship’s website.

Doodle For Google Scholarship

Eligibility:

To be eligible to enter the Contest, an Entrant must: (a) be a U.S. citizen or a permanent legal U.S. resident (i.e. must be able to show proof of permanent legal residence); and (b) be enrolled in a private or public elementary or secondary school (grades K-12) or a home school (grades K-12) in the United States, a United States Territory in Puerto Rico, Guam, the U.S. Virgin Islands, and Washington, D.C., a student of a U.S. Service Person serving abroad (collectively, “U.S. School(s)“); and (c) have obtained a parent’s or legal guardian’s prior permission. Minors who enter must have the written consent of a parent or legal guardian in order to be eligible to receive any prizes, as described in Section 8 of these Rules. Contest is void where prohibited by law. Employees, interns, contractors, and official office-holders of Google, and its parent company, subsidiaries, affiliates, and their respective directors, officers, employees, advertising and promotion agencies, representatives, and agents (“Contest Entities“), and members of the Contest Entities’ and their immediate families (parents, siblings, children, spouses, and life partners of each, regardless of where they live) and members of the households (whether related or not) of such employees, officers and directors as well as the National Winners from previous years are ineligible to participate in this Contest.

How to Apply:

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. To enter the Contest, visit the Contest website located at doodle4google.com (“Contest Site”) during the Contest Period and follow the instructions that appear on the “How it Works” tab. You will be requested to download and complete a one-page official entry form (“Entry Form”) with: (a) a doodle that reflects Entrant’s creative interpretation of the Contest theme ““I show kindness by…”…” incorporating the letters from the Google logo (“Doodle”); (b) all information at the bottom of the Entry Form including parents consent; and (c) a descriptive artist statement of fifty (50) words or less. Entry Forms can only be submitted by parents, guardians, teachers, non-profit leaders, and afterschool programs on behalf of Entrants. The doodle and supporting statements must meet the “Doodle Requirements,” described below.

 

 

Further submission guidelines can be found on the scholarship’s website.

Drug-Rehabs.org Health Care Scholarship

Eligibility:

In order to be eligible, students must meet the following criteria:

  1. Enrolled or accepted in an accredited college or university and plan to continue enrollment
  2. U.S. citizen or permanent U.S. resident
  3. Consent to a release and be willing to provide a digital image and testimonial to be displayed on Drug-Rehabs.org

How to Apply:

  • Applicants must complete an online scholarship application form at https://www.drug-rehabs.org/scholarships/ no later than July 1, 2020. All applications must be received prior to the deadline to be eligible.
  • Responses must be in English, and fewer than 1000 words. Responses that are late, incomplete, unreadable, inaccurate, unintelligible, obscene, or otherwise objectionable will be disqualified.
  • Limit one (1) application per person. Multiple entries from the same individual will be disqualified. Use of automated entry or similar devices to participate or subvert the entry process is prohibited, and all entries through such devices are void.
  • Drug-Rehabs.org is not responsible for any problems such as any technical difficulties that may include server, email, hardware, or software malfunctions that prevents the entry from being received by Drug-Rehabs.org by the deadline.

Islamic Scholarship Fund

Eligibility:

• Student must be Muslim or active member of the Muslim community;
• Enrollment at an accredited university in the U.S. by August 2020;
• Majoring in an ISF Supported Field;
• Maintaining a minimum 3.0 Grade Point Average;
• Citizen or Permanent Resident of the U.S.;
• Undergraduate (incoming junior or senior) or graduate/PhD

Further submission guidelines can be found on the scholarship’s website.

The Dominguez Firm Collegiate Scholarship Award

Eligibility:

  • Student must be a US citizen or a permanent resident;
  • Student must be a senior in high school or a first or second-year college/trade school student;
  • Student must have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher;
  • Student must demonstrate involvement in community activities;
  • Candidates should follow us on social media to stay updated regarding the winner.

Application Requirements:

  • Students must submit an essay between 500-700 words and/or a 1-2 minute video describing themselves and their aspirations of going to college. Graphic and creative presentations are welcomed. Students should describe why they are pursuing a higher education, what obstacles they have had to overcome, the lessons learned from those experiences, and most importantly, describe any prior community involvement and/or their intentions for the same after graduation.
  • Students must send an unofficial copy of their high school and/or college transcripts.

Further submission guidelines can be found on the scholarship’s website.

Building the Future Scholarship

Eligibility:

All applicants for the Building the Future Scholarship must meet all of the following eligibility requirements to apply:

  • Must be a low income student or student from an underrepresented minority group—LGBT, Black/African American, Hispanic/Latino, American Indian, or Filipino/Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander
  • Must be pursuing a career as a preschool-5th grade teacher (any discipline).
  • Must be enrolled at an accredited 2-year, 4-year, or technical/vocational college or university in the United States.
  • Open to college undergraduates
  • Must be pursuing an Education-related degree such as:
    • Child Development, Early/Elementary/Middle Childhood Education, Special Education, Bachelor’s in Education. (Students who are minoring in Education are also eligible to apply.)
  • Must be a United States citizen or Permanent Resident.
  • Open to students from all states.
  • Must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0.
  • If selected, you must provide an official transcript for GPA and enrollment verification.

How to Apply:

To apply, make sure you meet the eligibility requirements, and then simply complete the online scholarship application and submit a short essay by the application deadline. Scholarship winners will be selected based on the overall strength of their essays and application materials compared to the entire applicant pool.

Essay (500-1,000 words)
How have difficult circumstances or unique challenges shaped you? What role has this played in your inspiration to become a teacher? Where do you see your teaching career in 10 years, and what would winning this scholarship mean for your future career?

Further submission guidelines can be found on the scholarship’s website.

Financial Literacy Scholarship

Eligibility:

  • Must be entering or enrolled as a full time student at an accredited 2-year, 4-year, or technical/vocational college or university in the United States.
  • Open to undergraduate students, graduate students, and professional students with at least one full academic year remaining in their relevant program.
  • Must be a citizen or permanent resident of the United States.
  • Must have an overall average Grade Point Average (“GPA”) of 3.0 at the time the application is submitted.
  • Scholarship recipient must provide both enrollment and unofficial transcript verification.
  • Essay must be written in English only.

How to Apply:

Write a 500-750 Word Essay on the following prompt:

    • What has inspired you to take control of your personal finances? What part of your personal credit management do you wish to enhance and why? Topics can include budgeting, investing, loan repayment, saving for retirement, paying bills, making money, etc. What would winning this scholarship mean for your future? Finally, how can financial literacy help you change the world?

Further submission guidelines can be found on the scholarship’s website.

The BrightStar Systems Future Technologies Scholarship

Eligibility:

  • All applicants must be enrolled, or due to be enrolled, as a full-time student at an accredited US college or university for the semester they are applying to receive the scholarship.
  • Applicants are not required to have a minimum GPA.
  • Domestic, international, and undocumented students may apply.
  • Students attending online universities are welcome to apply.
  • General interest in technology.

How to Apply:

  • Please write a 1,000 to 1,500-word essay answering the following questions:
    • How does technology help to shape your day to day activities?
    • What is your favorite piece of technology? How do you use it?
    • How has technology helped you with your studies?
    • How do you see technology shaping how students learn in the future?
  • Please submit proof of enrollment or an acceptance letter in an accredited United States college or university. We will accept a recent transcript, acceptance letter, or tuition bill. Please note if you are in the process of applying for colleges and universities, please indicate your current school and submit a document with the schools you have currently applied to. If you are selected for the scholarship, we will ask you to provide proof of enrollment for your college or university at that time.

Further submission guidelines can be found on the scholarship’s website.