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1/26/17GMP (Glass, Molders, Pottery, Plastics & Allied Workers) International Union ScholarshipGrade 12. Student must be a dependent child of a GMP member in good standing or a retired member. Based on academic achievement, community involvment and a graduating high school senior.
be a dependent child of a GMP member who is:
in good standing with the Union
a retired member who has retained their retirement status
deceased - who passed away within the last (3) three years and was paying dues at the time of death
Note: Children of officers and employees of the International Union are not eligible.
The application period for the 2016-17 academic school year will be from October 26, 2015 through January 26, 2017. Students can apply at using the program key “GMP” or going directly to the application at All documents such as transcripts and test scores can be uploaded directly to the application.
9/7/2017Sallie Mae Bridging the Dream ELIGIBILITY: The Sallie Mae Bridging the Dream Scholarship Contest (“Contest”) is open only to the first 1,000 legal residents of the 50 United States who:
1. are currently enrolled as a high school junior or senior; 2) plan to enroll in full-time undergraduate study at an accredited two- or four-year college, university or vocational-technical school within one year of high school graduation; 3) are under the age of 18, 4) are nominated by a high school counselor, school official or community organization leader with personal knowledge of the student.
Nominators go to to submit a nomination x
9/18/2017River Ridge Senior Man’s Golf Club Scholarship The applicant must be a high school senior who is planning to attend a community college or four year university. The student must be actively involved in the high school golf program in the applicant’s senior year and must have a minimum GPA of 3.0. Only the following high schools are eligible to apply for the $1,000 scholarship: Buena, Ventura, Adolfo Camarillo, Channel Islands, Foothill, Oxnard, Pacifica, Hueneme, Rio Mesa, Santa Clara, St. Bonaventure, Nordhoff.
9/27/2017Varsity Tutors Scholarship Contest$1,000 college scholarship contest where students must write an essay in response to a monthly prompt. Visitors to the Varsity Tutors scholarship webpage are able to vote via social media for submitted entries. The top five entries with the most votes are reviewed by Varsity Tutors at the end of the month and one winner is subsequently chosen to receive the $1,000 college scholarship. Interested students can enter the contest
9/30/2017Odenza Marketing Group ScholarshipIn order to apply you must like our Facebook Page and write two small essays,phpx
9/30/2017Exabean Cyber Security Exabeam, a market leader in user and entity behavior analytics (UEBA) seeks to support the next generation of cyber security leaders with our college scholarship program. As cyber threats become more complex, long-running, and difficult to detect, we’re looking for students who show passion for driving innovative solutions in the fight against the next wave of online threats.Legal US resident
Currently enrolled full-time as an undergraduate or graduate student at an accredited university in the US
Minimum 3.0 grade point average.
600 to 1000 word essay that answers the following questions: Should internet service providers (ISPs) have the ability to collect, store, share and sell certain types of data — including browsing history, app usage data, location information, all without users’ consent? Explain the pros and cons for US citizens and companies.
Recent transcripts
Send an email to and attach your essay and transcripts with the email subject line “Exabeam Cyber Security Scholarship”
10/2/2017National College Resources FoundationNCRF College Expo scholarship essay contest. You must be a high school junior or senior. You must be a US Citizen or lawful permanent resident of the Unites States.You cannot be a previous scholarship winner from any of our NCRF college Expo's. You cannot be an employee or related to a NCR Foundation staff member or any of its corporate.Students must submit an essay of 500 words or less about "Why is College Education Important to me" or "Why should students think STEM in the New Millennium" (only applies to the Stem Expo)scholarship@thecollegeexpo.orgx
10/4/2017Wendy’s High School Heisman AwardThe first 1,000 students to apply for the program will receive Wendy’s gift card worth $10 dollars.
State Finalists through National Winners will also receive increasing amounts of additional Wendy’s gift cards, with $500 gift cards going to our two National Winners.
State Winners through National Winners will also receive a college scholarship starting at $1,000 up to $10,000 for National Winners. Wendy’s High School Heisman is looking for all types of high-achieving seniors from more than 29,000 public and private high schools within the U.S. who participate in a wide range of sports as well as school and community activities and have a cumulative high school grade point average (GPA) of a B (3.0) or better.
10/10/2017National College Resources FoundationNational College Resource Foundation College Expo Scholarship.
Submit an Essay of 500 words or less "Why is College Education Important to Me" or "Why should students think STEAM in the New Milennium"
Must be a high school junior or senior, must be a US citizen or lawful permanent resident of the United States
You cannot be a previous scholarship winner from any of our NCRF College Expos
You cannot be an employer or related to a NCR Foundation staff member or any corporate sponsors.
All entries are to be typed, double spaced and embedded in the email (No attachments)
10/25/2017Horatio Alger National and State ScholarshipsUp to $ 25,000 for college. ELIGIBILTY: Be enrolled full time high senior in the US. Exhibit a strong commitment to pursue and complete a bachelor's degree. Demonstrate critical financila aid need, be involved in a co-curricular and community services activities , display integrity and perservence in oversoming diversity, hold a minimum GPA 2.0 and be a US citizenscholars.horatioalger.orgx
10/27/2017U.S. Bank Scholarship  Applicants must attend a U.S. Bank Student Loan eligible four-year college or
10/27/2017U.S. Bank Scholarship  Applicants must attend a U.S. Bank Student Loan eligible four-year college or university
2018 Prudentila Spirit of Community Awards
Complete the application and the student/parent agreement. Deadline: November 7, 2017.
Go to the “Certification” page to email or print out instructions for your certifier. You must deliver these instructions to your certifier by November 7, 2017. Your certifier can be your school principal or the head of a county 4-H organization, Girl Scout council, American Red Cross chapter, YMCA or Affiliate of Points of Light's HandsOn Network.
Your certifier has until November 17, 2017, to review applications online and select Local Honoree(s) from the applicants in your school or organization, and nominate them for state-level judging.
11/17/17Student Real World Design Challenge Scholarships -$50.000 - 7 Awards A) Be currently enrolled in grade 9, 10, 11 or 12. Students enrolled in school enviroments with alternative grade or level designations must be engaged in a program of study equivalent to the corresponding high school grade level. world design challenge scholarships.phpx
11/27/17The Elks National Foundation 2 Award - $50,000, 2 Award - $40,000, 2 Award- $30,000, 14 Award - $20,000, 480 Award - $ 4,000. Current high school seniors , or equivelent who are US citizens. Applicants need not to be related to a member of the Elks.
11/30/17Student Scholarships.orgELKS Most Valuable Student Scholarships - $50.000- 500 Awards A) Be any high school senior who is a citizen of the United States is eligible to apply. B) Applicants need to be not related to a member of the Elks. most valuable students competetion scholarships.phpx
11/30/17Student Scholarships.orgPoints Scholarship- $10,000 - 10 Awards A ) Be at least 13 years old and enrolled or will enroll in a college or university in the US B) Be a legal resident of the US or Puerto Rico https:// scholarship scholarship.phpx
11/30/171-800Accountant's ScholarshipCreate an essay answering this question:500 Words, What about studying accounting is beneficial to those looking to becoming an entrepreneur?
Must be a legal U.S. citizen.
Must be currently enrolled as an undergraduate student at an accredited U.S. university or be a high school student seeking enrollment at an accredited U.S. university.
Must hold at least a 3.0 cumulative GPA or higher.
If you'd like to be awarded with one of our scholarships, all you have to do is send your essay and transcript to with the subject line: 1-800Accountant
11/30/2017$2000 No Essay College ScholarshipSimply log in or create free account to apply
12/1/2017Edison International ScholarshipSeniors can apply that plan to major in math, physics, chemistry, engineering, materials science, or computer information. Must demonstrate financial need. Preference given to first generation college students or students that have overcome a significant obstacle. Ventura County students are eligible to apply. 3.0 GPA, plan to be full-time undergraduate student majoring in a variety of engineering programs, demonstrate financial need
12/01/17Jefferson Scholars Foundation Thomas Jefferson is base merit, fully funded scholarship to the University of Virginia worth more then 150,00.00 for Virginians and $280,00.00 for non Virginians. Foothill Technology has not nominated a student in the last three years. In addition to the financial award , the Jefferson Scholarship offers a variety of enrichment experiences for every scholar, including a six week foreign travel experience with our alumni network. You can also begin a nomination by logging in to our portal using your email address as your username. www.jeffersonscholars.orgx
12/1/2017Vionic Shoes Awards -$3,000, Award- $1,000, Award- $500.00. High school senior or under grad student, Minimun GPA 2.5, must submit a copy of transcripts, sumbit a 500 word essay addressing 500 words, share the details of an enriching life experience that significantly impacted or altered your perspective. Whether it is linked to your family, school, community introspective – elaborate on why this "aha" moment, situation, challenge, event, victory, or defeat, however ordinary or extraordinary, was both instructive and meaningful. Tell us how you would use the insight and wisdom you gained to educate and guide the next generation either as a teacher, mentor or friend. https;//
12/1/2017Edison Scholars STEM ScholarshipsEach year, we award $40,000 scholarships to 30 high school seniors that want to make a difference in the world by studying science, technology, engineering or math (STEM) in
12/5/2017Student Scholarships.orgStephen J. Brady Stop Hunger Scholarships -$5,000 - 5 Awards A) Be enrolled in a accredited educational institution (kindergarten through graduate school) in the Unites Sates. All applacants must be ages 5-25. B) Have demostrates on-going commitment to the commuity by performing unpaid volunteer services impacting hunger in the United States within the last 12 months.https:/ i brady stop hunger scholarships scholarship.phpox
12/15/2017DilaMyCallsSchool Notification System Scholarship
There will be two winners, first place will win $1500.00 and second place will win $500.00
To Enter You Must Meet All Following Requirements
You are currently enrolled as a high school senior OR in an accredited 2 or 4 year college.
You are a legal resident of the USA
You are not currently incarcerated
Your most recent GPA is 2.0 or above
A) Essay Topic:
Have you done something in the past year that has made a difference in your community? What was your experience like? Tell us all about your contribution and the inspiration behind reaching out to help with a local cause. As a company that firmly believes in giving back locally, we look forward to hearing all the different ways in which students are making an effort to help out their community.
B) Essay Instructions: Essays should be at least 750 words in length (approximately three pages). Please be sure to submit a compelling essay that explains, in detail, what you've done to help out your community in the past year, the inspiration behind it and what your experience was like.
Submit your entry below.
DialMyCalls may disqualify any entry for offensive language or anything it deems improper.
12/15/2017Student Scholarships.orgAXA Achievement Scholarships - $25,000- 52 Awards A) Be United States citizens or legal residents or claiming residency in one of the 50 united states, Washington, DC, or Puerto Rico B) Be current high school seniors who plan to enroll full time in an accredited two year or four year college achievement scholarship scholarship.phpx
12/15/2017California P.E.O. ScholarshipsWOMEN ONLY: The P.E.O. is a philanthropic organization for women. Founded in 1869 as a small friendship society, the P.E.O. has grown into a diverse, widespread sisterhood the the mission to promote educational and personal growth opportunities for
12/27/2017National Wwii Museum Essay ContestGrades 9-12 Student must submit an essay based on Roosevelt’s above quote from your point of view as a young person coming of age in the twenty-first century. What do you think America’s role – both at home and abroad – as the ‘Arsenal Of Democracy’ should be? What are the issues and emergencies ‘as serious as war itself’ faced by individuals, communities and countries in 2017 and how should they solved or confronted National scholarship $1,000
12/31/2017Student Scholarships.orgEaston / NFAA Scholarship Program $1,000- 1 Award A) a legal resident of the 50 United States and DC who are: B) 13 years or older at the time of entry nfaa scholarship scholarship.phpx
12/31/2017Student Scholarships.orgHaris Poll Scholarships -$1,000 - 1 Award A) A legal resident of the 50 United States and DC who are: B) 13 Years of or older at the time of entry poll scholarship scholarship.phpx
12/31/2017Student Thiel Fellowship - $100,000- 30 Awards A) Be interested in building new things. Founded by technology entrepeneur and investor Peter Thiel in 2011. The Thiel Fellowship is a two year program that offers 20-30 fellowships in the value of $100,000 over two year period. fellowship schaolarship.phpx
12/31/2017ShirtSpace's BiAnnual 2.5K ScholarshipThis is a Do It Yourslef Charity Themed GPA 3.0 Minimum , Calrity if the content , Originality and Creativity condtionsx
12/31/2017Growing Generations Growing Generations Scholarship Merit-based Eassy, “What determines happiness? Do you think that happiness lies within you? Or does it depend on other people and external things?
Essay must begin with a clear and confident thesis argument; must include at least one example drawn from your own life; must include and quote at least three different outside sources; must not exceed 1,000 words. Official transcripts documenting your current cumulative GPA of 3.5 or higher. One letter of recommendation. Submit application package (essay, transcripts, 1 letter of recommendation)
in a single email to
12/31/2017The KaplunMarx, Attorneys at LawRequires essay of 500-1000 words on topic: What law would you change or introduce to make the USA a safer place to live?
12/31/2017Debra K. Geist Memorial ScholarshipThe Debra K. Geist Memorial Scholarship provides $500 in funding to students pursuing specific degrees in business. Students must be a high school senior at the time of selection. The Foundation also provides assistance with career and internship counseling and professional development. Candidates must be a US Citizen or US National.
Candidates must be Ventura County high school seniors (at the time of selection) with records of public or community service who are committed to careers in business.
Candidates must be enrolled in or applying to a two or four year undergraduate program.
Scholars will be required to provide timely proof of collegiate acceptance, or will be required to repay the funds awarded.
1/4/2018GE-Reagan FoundationTo be eligible for this award, applicants must:
demonstrate at school, at the workplace, and within the community the attributes of leadership, drive, integrity, and citizenship;
demonstrate strong academic performance (minimum 3.0 grade point average/4.0 scale or equivalent);
be citizens of the United States of America;
be current high school seniors attending high school in the United States (students living on U.S. Armed Forces base and homeschooled students are also eligible); and plan to enroll in a full-time undergraduate course of study toward a bachelor’s degree at an accredited four-year college or university in the United States for the entire upcoming academic year.
In addition, semifinalists must be nominated by an eligible community leader, such as a high school principal, elected official or executive director of a nonprofit organization, and must provide documentation to certify academic performance and financial need. Finalists will be interviewed via Skype or telephone by a member of the selection committee. Learn more about the qualifications of a GE-Reagan Foundation Scholar. Counselors and teachers, download the flyer using the link below:
1/4/20182018 Profile in Courage Essay ContestThe contest deadline is January 4, 2018.
Essays can be no more than 1,000 words but must be a minimum of 700 words. Citations and bibliography are not included in the word count.
Essays must be the original work of the student.
John F. Kennedy, Robert F. Kennedy, and Edward M. Kennedy are not eligible subjects for essays.
Essays must describe an act of political courage by a U.S. elected official who served during or after 1917, the year John F. Kennedy was born. The official may have addressed an issue at the local, state, or national level. See Contest Topic and Information and Helpful Tips for Writing Your Essay for more information.
Essays about past recipients of the Profile in Courage Award will be disqualified unless they describe an act of political courage other than the act for which the award was given.
Essays about the senators in Profiles in Courage will be disqualified.
Essays must have a minimum of five sources.
1/17/2018The Geisinger Scholarship Scholarship is for first year students admitted tot he Colege of Engineering at the University of Michigan and pursuing an undergraduate degree program in endineering.
1/20/2018Let Girls Learn AwardGrades 9-12 and undergraduates. Students must create a 3-5 minute video that creates awareness and focuses on solutions about such subjects as the education of girls, economic independence for girls, redefining beauty and other critical issues. See website for guidelines. National Scholarship
1/24/2018Calvin Coolidge Presidential Foundation ScholarshipFULL RIDE scholarship for HIGH SCHOOL JUNIORS who will be attending a four-year for Undergraduate Studies. The main criterion for the Coolidge is academic merit.
1/28/2018John S Lyons ScholarshipGrade 12. Student must be a child or dependent of a union member in good standing with his or her local union. Minimum 3.0 GPA with community and school activities. Essay, two letters of recommendation, transcript and confirmation of standing from local union. 1) One four-year college scholarship for a maximum amount of $5,500. Initial year amount is $2,500 for the next school year beginning in September; continued scholarship assistance in the amount of $1,000 per year for a maximum of three additional years if the student continues to meet scholarship standards. Eligible expenses include tuition, books, and housing. Scholarship can be used for school related expenses at an accredited post high school trade or technical school, community college, four-year university or college.
1/28/2018Ventura County Community Foundation (VCCF) Scholarship ProgramGuidelines and eligibility vary. VCCF is a public charity dedicated to increasing the quality of life in Ventura County by encouraging local philanthropy to respond to needs through responsible grant making and scholarship programs. Individuals, corporations, and organizations created the Scholarship Funds at VCCF in order to assist students pursuing higher education. Each scholarship has specific eligibility criteria that were defined by the donor(s) when the fund was established. Some are for specific majors, some are for students in particular geographic regions, and some are open only to students who are graduating from certain high schools. The application and specific criteria for each of the scholarships in VCCF’s Community Scholarship Program are included in their guidelines document at their website.  Result: Many NHS Winners were awarded every year from $2000-$35,000. One of the most important local scholarship applications!
1/29/2018YDI Scholarship1 award - $1,000
1/30/2018Technology Addiction Awareness ScholarshipGrades 9-12 and undergraduates. Application form and 140 character personal statement. National ScholarshipYou must be a high school freshman, sophomore, junior, or senior or a current or entering college or graduate school student of any level. Home schooled students are also eligible. There is no age limit. You must also be a U.S. citizen or legal resident.Complete the application form below including a 140-character message about technology addiction. The top 10 applications will be selected as finalists. The finalists will be asked to write a full length 500- to 1,000-word essay about technology addiction.
1/31/2018Student Scholarships.orgVIP Scholarship $ 5,000 1 Award To apply, you must: A) Be at least 13 years old age or older B) Submit your entry by 11:59pm on the day of the deadline: vip 5 000 scholarship.phpx
1/31/2018Student Scholarships.orgUnion Plus Scholarships - $4,000 - 100 Awards - $ 4,000 - 100 Awards A) current and retired members of paticpating unions, their spouses and their dependent children ( as defined by IRS regulations). B) At least one year of continous union membeship by the applicant, applicant's spouse or parent (if applicant is an dependent). plus scholarships program scholarship.phpx
1/31/2018NROTC Scholarship (U.S. Navy Reserves Officer Training Corp Scholarship)Scholarship provides $180,000 to pay college education, including a monthly stipend and books. Upon graduation, guaranteed a salaried position with the U.S. Navy, commissioned in the USMC and only provide a minimum of four years service commitment to the U.S. Navy. U.S. citizen or naturalized citizen, 17 years old by September 1 of freshman year in college, Graduate from high school by August 1, SAT/ACT Minimum Scores: SAT: 530 Critical Reading (CR) 520 Math, ACT: 22 English 21 Math, Apply and be accepted to an NROTC host college/university (If previously enrolled in college, may have a maximum of 30 semester credit hours), Students do NOT need to pass physical requirements to apply.
1/31/2018National Debt Relief ScholarshipGrade 12 and undergraduates. Student must have a 3.0 GPA or above and be interested in a STEM field in college. Write an essay, make a YouTube video or be creative. National scholarship $1,000
1/31/2018Schwartz Scholarship Fund Requirements include minimum unweighted cumulative GPA of 3.25,  student must be a Junior or Senior at an accredited CA high school, student must be residing legally in the state of CA (but not necessarily a resident), the student’s combined household income must be below $150,000, and winning students must attend an accredited college or university.www.schwartzscholarshipfund.orgx
1/31/2018Schwartz Scholarship FundGrades 11-12 Students must be a California Resident with a minimum 3.25 GPA. Must have an annual totla family income of less than $150,000 and a vision for making the world a better place. Based on GPA, essay, application, test scores, and financial need. State scholarship $500-$1,000
1/31/20182500 College RaptorVarious scholarships
1/31/20182017 RISE ScholarshipMust be a current high school, college bound senior, who has submitted applications to and is
planning on attending an accredited college or university.
2. Must be a U.S. citizen.
3. Must have an overall grade point average (GPA) of 2.5 or higher on a 4 point scale (or equivalent).
4. Must have a documented learning disability. * (A diagnosis of ADHD or ADD alone does not qualify)
5. Must provide a letter of reference from a teacher, high school counselor, or principal of present high
school on the enclosed form.
6. Once chosen, the recipient must provide RiSE Scholarship Foundation, Inc. proof of registration to
his or her accepted college or university for the scholarship to be issued for the Fall semester of the
same year that the award is presented.
1/31/2018Navy ROTC ScholarshipUnited States citizen:
Good moral character;
At least 17 and not past their 23rd birthday on 1 July of the year they would enter the academy;
Unmarried; no dependents
Your SAT, ACT, or PSAT scores.
1/31/2018$2,500 College Raptor ScholarshipTo help students take a thoughtful approach to their selection process and help pay for a college education, College Raptor is awarding a $2,500 scholarship. To enter the scholarship contest, each student conducts a college search on that is designed to present college options that match a student’s individual academic, cultural, and financial circumstances in addition to exploring the true cost of their
1/31/2018Harris Poll Scholarship1 award $1,000
1/31/2018SP Scholarship10 awards - $10,000
1/31/2018VIP Scholarship1 award - $5,000
2/1/2018American Nuclear Society ANS4 different scholarships at this site. If you are interesting in pursuing a degree in nuclear engineering this scholarship may be for you. Criteria includes academic achievement, quality and content of assinged essay, land letters of recommendation.
2/1/2018California P.E.O. ScholarshipsWOMEN ONLY: The P.E.O. is a philanthropic organization for women. Founded in 1869 as a small friendship society, the P.E.O. has grown into a diverse, widespread sisterhood the the mission to promote educational and personal growth opportunities for
Leanna Dorworth Memorial Scholarship
1 Award - $1,000
2/2/2018Freemont Foundation ScholarshipThe Freemont Foundation Scholarship Program is available to graduating high school seniors, undergraduate and graduate students.
Through generous donations, the Foundation is able to provide scholarships to outstanding students. It is the duty of our dedicated Board of Directors to determine the most outstanding individuals to receive these awards. Freemont Scholars are selected from a nationwide pool of applicants. The Freemont Foundation will award scholarships to graduating high school seniors, undergraduate and graduate students with a record of leadership and volunteerism in the community and participation in extracurricular school activities. ust complete high school in the spring of 2018
* Must have a minimum GPA of 3.0 (on a 4.0 scale, excluding home school studies) and plan to attend an accredited HBCU (HBCU is defined as “historically black colleges and universities”.)
* Must have minimum SAT score of 1150 or ACT score of 21
* Must be a United States Citizen
* Must intend on pursuing an undergraduate degree in the sciences
* Must plan to matriculate at accredited HBCU for the Fall 2018/Spring 2019 academic year
* Must have the endorsement of their guidance counselor, submit two letters of recommendation and an official transcript
* Must complete an essay
2/3/2018Whitman College
Paul Garrett and Claire Sherwood Memorial Scholarships
This scholarship is awarded to an entering student who has financial need and demonstrates high academic achievement and talent in the fine or performing arts or humanities. The Eells scholarship covers tuition and fees for four years and includes a research grant.
2/8/2018Toshiba/NSTA Exploravision Awards ProgramGrades 9-12. Science Project, essay, etc. You must work in a group of two, three or four students. Each team will select a technology that is present in the home, school and/or community and explore what the technology does, how it works and how or why it was invented. Regional and National scholarshiphttp://exploravision.orgx
Courageous Persuaders Video Scholarship
18 Awards - $3,000
2/15/2018Merit Co-Op Scholarship ProgramPlease note that to be eligible for the scholarship you must apply to one of our nine WACE Partner Institutions listed
To qualify for this scholarship, students must: •
Have a cumulative high school GPA of 3.5 or better on a 4.0 scale. •
Apply for the 2018-2019 academic year at one of the WACE Partner Institutions listed.
Please complete the National Co-op Scholarship Program Application including a typed one-page essay (200-words) describing why you have chosen to pursue a college cooperative education program and mail it to: WACE 600 Suffolk Street, Suite 503 Lowell, MA 01854
2/15/2018The Christermon Foundation Beverage Industry College Scholarship Program
Students must be affiliated with the California licensed beverage industry through a parent or grandparent current full-time employment with a company holding a valid liquor, beer or wine license; retailers/ airlines/ restaurants/ hotels/ suppliers/ distributors/ breweries/ wineries, etc., are but a few that qualify! 2009-2010 (1 NHS Winner)
2/15/2018California Strawberries ScholarshipThese scholarships are only available for the children of California strawberry field
Soroptimist International of Ventura Violet Richardson Award
The Soroptimist International of Ventura Violet Richardson Award is a cash award given to honor young women for their volunteer actions in the community. We are looking for that special young woman:• Who is currently between the ages of 14-18.
• Who is caring, compassionate, creative and most of all committed to making the world a better place.
• Who has demonstrated initiative in both identifying a problem and trying to solve it.
• Who has had significant and noteworthy accomplishments as a volunteer.
2/15/2018Levin Firm Scholarship1 award - $1000
AFA Teens Awareness College Scholarship
3 awards $5,000
2/18/2018National Co-Op Scholarship Program Qualifying applicants must have GPA of 3.5 or better and be applying to one of the WACE Partner Institutions listed on website.
2/18/2018Ventura Elks Lodge National Foundation Legacy Awards For the 2018 contest, any child or grandchild (or step-child, step-grandchild, or legal ward) of a living Elk who joined the order on or before April 1, 2015, or a charter member of a Lodge that was instituted on or after April 1, 2015, is eligible to apply. The Elk must also be a paid-up member through March 31, 2018. Great-grandchildren are not eligible.
The applicant must be a high school senior.
The applicant must apply online only. The 2018 Legacy Awards application deadline is 11:59 a.m. Central Time on Friday, February 2, 2018.
If the applicant's parent and grandparent are both Elk members, the applicant must apply through the parent's Elks Lodge.
Applicants must take the Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) or the American College Test (ACT) by December 31, 2017.
Students may apply for more than one ENF scholarship; however, they may win only one. In cases where the student qualifies for more than one, we will award the scholarship with the greater value. Students can accept local and state scholarships, which are separate from the awards at the national level.
Legacy Awards may only be applied to accredited US American schools, colleges or universities. (Note: Applicants from Guam, Panama, Puerto Rico and the Philippines may apply Legacy Awards toward schools, colleges or universities in their respective homes.)
If you are selected as a 2018 Legacy Awards recipient, you will be required to perform service once a year with an Elks Lodge during the four years you are receiving the scholarship. Click here for more information about serving with the Elks.
2/18/2018Drive2Life Student PSA ContestStudents grades 6-12. Create a public service announcement to help prevent distracted walking $1,000
2/19/2018UCLA Alumni ScholarshipGrade 12 and applied to UCLA. (You do not need to have been accepted yet). . Merit and Need based awards. Online application.
2/22/20187 Billion Student Video ContestStudents create a short solution oriented video connecting human population growth to one of the following global challenges: Deforestation, Public Health or Water scarcity. Students grades 6-12 are eligible.www.Worldof7Billion.orgx
2/28/2018Toyota Teen Drive contestTeen driver $15,000 video challenge
3/1/2018Scholarships for DreamersScholarships for first time college students and community college graduates.
3/1/2018Friends of the California State Fair ScholarshipTop 10% of the Class accepted; must be a current high school senior; have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher; be a CA resident with valid ID; be enrolled at a 4-year accredited college of univeristy in the State of California THIS
Women in Mining (WIM)
California Chapter Scholarships
Award: $2000. High school seniors planning to go to college in the Fall (or full-time college students) with a 3.0 or higher GPA, and possess a commitment to obtain an education degree related to mining, geology, engineering or environmental studies.
CSUC President's Scholar Program Scholarship
CSU Channel Islands (CSUCI) offers an excellent prestigious President’s Scholar Program Scholarship each year. If a student has a high school GPA of 3.75 or higher and is a resident of California, they have an opportunity to apply for this scholarship. This scholarship is based on merit and will be awarded whether or not a student has financial need. For additional information and full details, click on the following link: (President's Scholars Program Flyer). This is an excellent opportunity for students to apply for funding they do not have to pay back. Students are encouraged to apply now and are required to submit two signed letters of recommendation. The recommendation letters must be uploaded online by the author of their choice. The application is available online at (Scholarship Application). Once the Scholarship Application has been submitted, the student must manually apply for the President’s Scholars Program Scholarship that can be found under the recommended scholarships drop down menu. Please share this information with your students and forward to any departments or individuals as appropriate. Those selected for this scholarship will receive full California resident fees, material fees, a $600 per semester credit at the University bookstore, and use of a lap top computer. The scholarship is renewable for four years. If you have any questions about this opportunity, please contact me directly at (805) 437-8499.
3/15/2018Cabrillo Civic Clubs of California Inc. ScholarshipThis scholarship is available to students of Portuguese ancestry who enroll in an accredited US College or University. Must have maintained a 3.5 GPA. Applicants must meet the requirements as described on the application.
3/15/2018Junior Duck Stamp ContestGrades 9-12. Contestant must draw, paint, or sketch a picture of an eligible North American waterfowl species. National Scholarship
3/15/2018Commander William J. Coffey Memorial ScholarshipAward: $1,500 Eligibility: High school seniors who are US citizens and who are planning to pursue a degree in computer science, engineering, math or related scientific and technical subjects at area (state) colleges and universities. Criteria: Completed application, essay, transcript.  This scholarship is based on academic merit, character, leadership and interests in science and technical fields.
3/15/2018WGSCGA Foundation ScholarshipApplicants MUST:
complete high school by Sept of current year, be a Southern California resident, be enrolled as a full-time student (taking 12 or more hours in a course of study leading toward an AA/AS or BA/BS at an accredited college or university), be female, have a grade point average of 3.2 or higher, MUST PLAY GOLF
3/15/2018Japanese American Citizens League Ventura County Chapter ScholarshipAny American of Japanese or part-Japanese ancestry living or attending school in Ventura County may apply.  To be eligible, you must: be a high school senior for the calendar year 2017-2018 and graduating from a Ventura County high school (public or private) and be planning to attend a two or four-year college, university, or trade school in fall 2018 and either be of Japanese ancestry, or a member of JACL.  Any questions regarding this application, or for information on the national scholarship, as well as membership forms, please contact or 805 405-5098www.vcjacl.org
3/15/18SHPE VCC scholarshipThere will be two scholarships awarded, one to a High School student, and one to a College student majoring in Engineering or a hard science.
3/16/2018California Association of Winegrape Growers FoundationCAWG Foundation 1)Two $8,000 schaolarships for four year at any campus in the University of California or California State University sysytem. 2) four $2,000 for two years at any California Community College. For students to be eligible for this scholarship, they must be enrolled in 12 or more units per semester with satisfactory grades. Only Children with a parent or legal guardian emplyed by a California vineyard during the 2017-2018cawgfoundation.orgx
3/18/18Taco Bell Live Mas ScholarshipGrades 11-12 and undergraduates. Student must prepare a 2-minute video sharing your passion. This scholarship is for the innovators, creators, and dreamers who want to share their passion and receive support to pursue this passion through higher education. National Scholarship
3/23/2018National Latino Peace Officers Association Ventura County $1,000- Applacants must be a high school senior or college students resifing in Ventura County. Must submit an official transcript, have a minimum GPA 2.75 with no D or F. Must demostrate community service or involment. 1. Scholarship application typed or print clearly in black ink. 2. One letter of recommendation from a teacher or counsleor. 3. A letter of recommendation from an organizaion or community leader where the community involvement occurs. 4. Official copy of transcripts in a sealed envelope.
2018 Royal Business Bank Scholarship Program
Grants 20 - $1,000 in scholarship awards for high school seniors planning to attend college as a full-time, degree-seeking student in Fall of 2018. Eligibility:
1. High school seniors who reside in Los Angeles County, Orange County, Ventura County and Clark County – Nevada
2. Plan to attend a U.S. accredited 4-year College/University of California/Nevada Community College as a 1st year full-time student in the Fall of 2018 (if selected, must submit college acceptance letter for verification)
3. Have a minimum cumulative unweighted high school GPA of 3.0
4. Have a household income at or below County Low Income Level (Must be able to show 2016 or 2017 tax return should applicant be selected for award.)
5. This scholarship is open to ALL majors and there is No Ethnicity Requirement
6. Employees of Royal Business Bank and their immediate family members are not eligible to apply
2018 Taiwanese American Scholarship Fund
Grants 10 - $5,000 scholarship awards to students of Taiwanese descent planning to attend a university/college in the U.S. in Fall of 2018. Eligibility:
1. United States citizen AND direct blood descendant of a Taiwanese citizen
2. High school senior or 1st year college student residing in the United States
3. Plan to attend a University or College as a 1st or 2nd year full-time student in the Fall of 2018 (If selected, high school seniors must submit college acceptance letter for verification.)
4. Have a minimum cumulative unweighted high school/college GPA of 3.0
5. Have a household income at or below the Federal/State/County Low Income Level (Must be able to show 2016 or 2017 tax return should applicant be selected for award.)
6. The scholarship is open to ALL majors
3/30/2018Odenza Marketing Group ScholarshipIn order to apply you must like our Facebook Page and write two small essays,phpx
3/30/18Downey Memorial Scholarship$4000 to a high school senior going to college or trade school who is a golfer
3/31/2018Ventura County Chinese-American Association Students in Ventura County, GPA 3.0 or higher. Essay on "What I am doing now and what I foresee myself doing in seven years." + a 2nd essay. Several scholarships $500-$750www.scholarship@vccaa.org
3/31/2018The Hispanic Scholarship FundMust be of Hispanic Heritage
Minimum of 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale (or equivalent) for High School Students
Minimum of 2.5 GPA on a 4.0 scale (or equivalent) for College and Graduate Students
Plan to enroll Full-Time in an accredited, not-for-profit, 4-year university, or graduate school, during the FALL of a scholarship cycle (year)
U.S. Citizen, Permanent Legal Resident, DACA or Eligible Non-Citizen (as defined by FAFSA)
Complete FAFSA or state based financial aid application (if applicable)
3/31/2018California School Personnel Commision Associationoffers a one time college scholarship to a child of a Personnel Commissioner, director or a classified employee in a Merit district. yearx
3/31/2018Student Scholarships.org1) Be between the ages of 14-25 who will be attending school THIS Fall.
2) Student must answer the question on the website in 10 words or less.
3) This scholarship is provided by In order to apply for our scholarship follow these instructions:
4) Go to On the left hand side of the page you will find an area entitled "10 Words or Less Scholarship". In the comment section underneath the "10 Words or Less Scholarship" answer the question.
3/31/2018California Women for Agriculture (CWA) Ventura Chapter California Women for Agriculture (CWA), Ventura Chapter strives to promote agriculture awareness and education within our community. For many years they have awarded scholarships to help fund the education of promising students who are pursing careers in Agriculture or agriculture related fields. In the past, these scholarships have been given to students attending universities, junior colleges and trade schools.
3/31/2018California School Personnel Commision Associationoffers a one time college scholarship to a child of a Personnel Commissioner, director or a classified employee in a Merit district.
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