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WebstaurantStore Diversity Scholarship

Eligibility

  • Must be enrolled full-time or part-time, or plan to be enrolled, in a college or culinary arts school.
  • Must be majoring in Culinary Arts, Hospitality Management, or a closely related field.

How to Apply:

  •  Attach a 500-word essay attachment (in .doc or .pdf format) that describes how you became interested in a Culinary Arts or Hospitality career and what you hope to bring to the industry.

 

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.

ESA Foundation Scholarship Program

Eligibility

  • Must be women or minority students.
  • Pursuing degrees leading to careers in computer and video game arts (high school seniors must already be accepted into a program).
  • Enrolling or enrolled in a full-time undergraduate course of study at an accredited four-year college or university in the United States.
  • Maintaining a GPA of 2.75 or above.
  • Must be a US Citizen.

More Details

All applications must be submitted by April 26, 2018.

How to Apply 

  • Complete the online application.

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

Minority Students in Veterinary Medicine Scholarship

Eligibility

  • Students must be of Hispanic, African-American, Native American, Pacific Islander or other minority designation
  • Must be currently enrolled in or accepted to a veterinary school in the U.S.

More Details

All applications must be submitted by December 31, 2018.

How to Apply

  • Submit a 300- to 500-word essay on one of the following topics:
    • What Veterinary Medicine Means to You
    • The Greatest Challenges Facing Animal Health
    • The Role of Nutrition in Animal Health
  • Complete the online application
  • Submit a one-page resume describing animal welfare related activities
  • Provide two letters of reference
  • Provide proof of full-time enrollment in a veterinary medicine program

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

NSHSS STEM Scholarship

Eligibility

  • Open to students studying in a STEM field, including computer science
  • Underrepresented minority background
  • High School senior
  • 3.0 GPA
  • Demonstrates a desire in any area of science, technology, engineering, or mathematics are eligible

More Details

All applications must be submitted by April 1, 2018.

How to Apply

  • Complete the online application.

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

APS/IBM Research Internship for Undergraduate Women

Eligibility

To be eligible, applicants must be:

  1. Must be female with sophomore or junior standing at a U.S. college or university at the time of application
  2. Must be majoring in chemistry, physics, materials science or engineering, computer science or engineering, chemical, electrical, mechanical engineering, or biology, if it has an emphasis on one of the other areas listed
  3. Must have a minimum 3.0 GPA
  4. No citizenship restriction.

More Details

  1. The internships are salaried positions typically 10 weeks long at one of three IBM research locations (San Jose, CA, Austin, TX, or Yorktown Heights, NY), and give the opportunity to work closely with an IBM mentor. The Watson lab has a full range of research, as does the Almaden lab, and the Austin lab focuses on software and systems. Research areas of the internship are individually chosen so as to optimize the match between the skills and interests of the student, and the ongoing research programs of the laboratory.

Leonard M. Perryman Communications Scholarship

Eligibility

  • Applicants must be a United Methodist ethnic minority student enrolled at the junior or senior level in the journalism or communications department of an accredited college or university in the United States.
  • Applicants are judged on five criteria:
    • Christian commitment and involvement in the life of the United Methodist Church
    • Academic achievement as revealed by transcripts
    • Grade point averages and the required letters of reference
    • Journalistic experience and/or evidence of journalistic talent
    • Clarity of purpose in plans and goals for the future
    • Potential professional ability as a religion journalist

More Details

  • To apply, send all materials to:
    • Leonard M. Perryman Scholarship Committee
      United Methodist Communications
      Communications Ministry Team
      P.O. Box 320
      Nashville, TN 37202-0320Or

      Leonard M. Perryman Scholarship Committee
      United Methodist Communications
      Communications Ministry Team
      810 12th Ave. South
      Nashville, TN 37203-4744

Palmer Scholars

Eligibility

  • Be a junior in high school Fall of 2017
  • Identify as a person of color, bi- or multi-racial
  • Actively involved and a leader in school and the community
  • Minimum 2.0 GPA
  • Pell Grant of Free/Reduced Lunch eligible
    • Some exceptions may apply and a written statement must be included in the application to explain your financial situation

More Details

All applications must be submitted by December 8, 2017.

How to Apply

  • Complete the online application

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