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Max Meyers Law Scholarship

Eligibility

  • Must be a U.S. citizen, U.S. national, or permanent resident.
  • MUST have a minimum 3.0 GPA to apply.
  • MUST be currently enrolled at an accredited high school, college, or university in the U.S.
  • Must be enrolled as either an undergraduate or in the final year of high school

How to Apply:

  • You must write a 700-word essay on one of the following questions:
    • How has the justice system impacted your life and do you believe any changes are needed to improve the justice system?
    • Have you had to overcome any obstacles due to a vehicle related accident?  If so, how did you overcome these obstacles?
    • Texting while driving is a hot topic in the media.  This is particularly relevant with young people in our community.  What can we do as a society to reduce or eliminate texting and driving related accidents?

 

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.

The Newsome Melton $1,500 Student Leadership Scholarship

Eligibility

  • 3.0 GPA
  • History of leadership at school or in the community
  • Enrolled in or accepted to an accredited college or university
  • Must be a U.S. citizen, U.S. national, or permanent resident
  • Must be at least 17 years old at the time of enrollment in college or university

More Details

All applications must be submitted by December 15, 2018.

How to Apply

  • Complete the online application
  • Write 500 to 1,000 words on one of the following topics:
    • How has your personal, academic, or community experience shaped you as a leader?
    • What is the role of a leader?
    • How do you envision your leadership experience helping you in your future career?

The application and submission guidelines can be found on the scholarship’s website.

Rehab Center Scholarship

Eligibility

  • Graduate or undergraduate student enrolled full-time at a postsecondary institution in the U.S.
  • U.S. citizens, U.S. Nationals, U.S. permanent residents, Refugees, Asylees, Cuban-Hatian entrants, Humanitarian parolees
  • At least 18 years of age at time of entry

More Details

All applications must be submitted by December 22, 2017. Winners will be announced on January 5, 2018.

How to Apply

  • Submit an essay (no more than 1,200 words) that describes the views of those passionate about drug and alcohol addiction and the effects it has on people, their health, society, and more
    • It is not necessary that you have a history with drug and alcohol addiction to enter the contest.
    • The only thing necessary is your commitment to expressing your views for:
      • The ways in which addiction affects society today.
      • What can we do to reduce these effects, help people, and lessen the burden of addiction on society?

The application and submission guidelines can be found on the scholarship’s website.