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CodeWizardsHQ Educational Scholarship


  • High school seniors and incoming college freshman
  • 3.5 or higher GPA
  • Priority to STEM program applicants
  • Open to US and Canadian residents

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  • Proof of eligibility (proof of income, last year tax return / FAFSA) via one of the following:
    • If you receive a financial aid award letter from your school before the application deadline, attach a copy.
    • If you do not receive a financial aid award letter from your school before the application deadline, provide a list detailing is the cost of tuition, books, and other tuition-related expenses.
  • 1 Recommendation letter: A recommendation letter from a teacher or counselor, in regards to your background, character, and need.
  • Statement of purpose: Up to 600 words answering this prompt, “Beyond needing financial support, why do you deserve this scholarship?”
  • Curriculum Vitae: A summary of your experience and skills.
  • Unofficial transcript: A copy of your high school transcript.
  • Video (Optional): A short video, less than 2 minutes, about your need and how can this scholarship help you get ahead.

Organization for Autism Research Scholarships


  • Established autism diagnosis
  • Attending an accredited post-secondary institution of higher education in the United States for the Fall 2023 and Spring 2024 semesters
  • Accepted for enrollment or enrolled on a full-time basis or be working toward certification or accreditation in a particular field

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OAR has multiple scholarships available. Details are available on their website.

Women in Technology Endowed Scholarship

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Primary preference shall be given to female first year and sophomore students.
  • Candidates must major/intend to major in Computer Science or Computer Engineering.
  • GPA
    • Incoming first year students:  HS GPA of 3.5 or higher.
    • Current students: WSU GPA of 3.2 or higher.


  • Students must have submitted a General Scholarship Application by January 31st of each year.

Richard Rawle Memorial Scholarship


  • Be currently enrolled in an accredited university or college in the United States
  • Be enrolled full-time
  • Have a minimum GPA of 2.5

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At the end of the application, upload the following documents:
Document 1: Scholarship Essay

Read our tips and tricks for writing a scholarship essay to learn more about what makes a great paper.

Essay Requirements:

  • Your scholarship essay should be at least 500 words.
  • Upload your essay as a Microsoft Word Doc, a Google Doc, or a PDF.
  • The scholarship essay should answer the following prompt:

Essay Prompt:

“How have you given back to your community and what did you learn in the process?”

Document 2: Reference Letter(s)
  • Submit at least 1 reference letter for your scholarship application.
  • Upload your reference letter(s) as a Microsoft Word Doc, a Google Doc, or a PDF.
  • Reference letters can be written by anyone who is familiar with the applicant. For instance, a teacher, a professor, an employer, or someone who has worked with the applicant in their community service endeavors. Family members are discouraged from writing reference letters for applicants.

Teen Drinking and Driving Prevention PSA Scholarship


  • Must be currently enrolled in or have been accepted to an accredited university or college
  • Submit an essay on the topic of at least 1,000 words
  • Complete the application form listed on this page
  • Agree to the terms and conditions regarding the awarding of the scholarship
  • Have a GPA of 3.0 or greater, verified through an unofficial transcript from the student’s current school
  • Be a U.S. citizen, national, or permanent resident
  • Must be currently enrolled in or have been accepted to an accredited university or college or graduate school

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Use the application form found to submit the essay and the other information required to apply for the scholarship. Some of the information required includes:

  • Name
  • Contact information, including email and phone
  • Mailing address
  • Current school and expected graduation year
  • Proof of legal U.S. residency
  • Unofficial transcript
  • Essay

Use the electronic signature box to finalize your application. Make sure to submit your essay and transcript in a PDF format.

Overcoming Disability Scholarship


  • Will be attending an accredited college or university for the Fall 2023 semester
  • Will be enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program when the award is received
  • Is at least 17 years of age upon submitting their application
  • Is a citizen or permanent resident of the United States

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To apply for the scholarship, complete and submit the digital application. Please prepare the following materials:

  • Contact information
  • Proof of enrollment
  • Headshot
  • A high-quality video response to the video prompt “Why do you think it is important for people with disabilities to have access to quality education? How do you think your disability has affected your life choices?”

Inkas Rising Star Scholarship


  • Be currently enrolled or intending to enroll (i.e., as of January 2023) as a full-time student in Business or Engineering areas of study at an accredited university in Canada or U.S.; and to support the application with appropriate documentation, including but not limited to: school transcripts (unofficial), invitation or acceptance letter from the institution.
  • Maintain a minimum 75% average or equal GPA from the most recent term/semester
  • Be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident of Canada, U.S. citizen or Green Card holder or student visa holder or study permit holder and be able to support it with a clear and legible photocopy.

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Essay submission:

As the second part of the application process, all applicants must prepare an essay. The essay must be 750 words maximum length.  In addition to providing your personal story and an explanation as to why you deserve this scholarship, you are required to explain why you believe either business or engineering is important in Canada’s/U.S. economy and how you feel you will make a difference in your chosen industry.

WellBefore Scholarship Program


  • Must be at least 18 years old
  • Must be a legal resident of the United States/Canada or a holder of a valid student visa
  • Must be currently enrolled in or accepted to a full-time undergraduate program in an accredited US university or college

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  1. Write an essay with a minimum of 300 words on one of the following topics:
    • The Prevalence of Incontinence in Adults
    • The Creation of Disposable Gloves and Their Impact on Hygiene
    • The Importance of Sanitization and Disinfection in the Workplace
  2. Send your essay to as an attached PDF file along with the following details:
    • Your full name
    • The name of your school
    • Major
    • Your expected graduation date (for high school seniors only)
    • Use the subject line: WellBefore $3,000 Scholarship | (Your Full Name)

Done with Distracted Driving Scholarship


  • Employees of Ostroff Injury Law, their immediate families (parent, child, sibling, and spouse), and persons living in the same households as such individuals (whether related or not), are not eligible to participate in the competition
  • Applicants must be currently enrolled in or about to attend an accredited community college, undergraduate, or graduate program within the United States
  • Applicants must have a current GPA of 3.0 or higher

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  • A complete application for this scholarship must include:
  • Your contact information, with name, age, current grade, cell number and email address
  • A current academic transcript (clearly showing your cumulative GPA)
  • A 750 – 1,000 word essay discussing ways in which we can put a stop to distracted driving and how we can encourage drivers to make smarter decisions

Franchise.Law Entrepreneur Scholarship


  • The scholarship is open to any student currently enrolled in an accredited community college, undergraduate, or graduate program in the United States. This includes incoming first-year college students who are either high school graduates or in possession of a GED.
  • All applicants must be in good academic standing, maintaining a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher.

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To apply, please provide the following:

  • A resume that includes up-to-date contact information, relevant education, professional and volunteer experience.
  • A 750-1000 word essay on why you are passionate about becoming an entrepreneur. Share details of what business you would create, how you would run it, and how you would stay on top of trends in the industry.
  • A current unofficial transcript from the applicant’s school. First-year college students may submit an unofficial transcript from their most recent school, as well as an unofficial transcript from their current post-secondary institution.

Please note that applicants located in and around North Carolina may receive higher consideration when selecting a winner. The winner of the Franchise.Law Entrepreneur Scholarship will be announced in July of 2023.