|Deadline||Awarding Organization||Scholarship Website||Scholarship Description/Requirements||Scholarship Amount||Eligibility|
|March 16, 2018||William Randolph Hearst Endowed Scholarship for Minority Students||http://www.aspeninstitute.org/policy-work/nonprofit-philanthropy/leadership-initiatives/hearst||Candidates for this fellowship are highly motivated, current, non-graduating graduate or undergraduate students from underrepresented communities of color. Each candidate should have an excellent academic record||$2,000 - $4,000||undergraduate and graduate students|
|March 16, 2018||Anne Frank Outstanding Scholarship||https://www.annefrank.com/scholarships||The Spirit of Anne Frank Awards recognize worthy students, educators and citizens–bridge builders, peacemakers, innovators and role models–who participate in social and humanitarian programming to engender understanding, equality, and mutual respect among diverse groups.||$10,000||The scholarship is only available to high school seniors who will be attending a four year college in the Fall of 2015. These students must exhibit extraordinary leadership in their schools and communities and a meaningful effort to address issues of social justice. This interest and involvement should be exhibited by a student spearheading organizations, programs or events that address issues of intolerance, prejudice and injustice in their communities. Applicants must submit a completed application, two letters of recommendation and a personal essay.|
|March 20, 2018||Try Mattress Scholarship Opportunity||https://www.trymattress.com/try-mattress-scholarship/||The best part of sleep is your dreams. The Try Mattress is a dreamer wants to help students make their dreams come true. That’s why we created an annual scholarship of $1,000 to be used towards furthering your education and your dreams. So, Try Mattress SWcholarship Opportunity is inviting Illinois Institute of Technology College students for our scholarship program.||$1,000||You need to be a student working towards a four-year degree by taking at least 12 credit hours each semester.
Need to be enrolled in an accredited college or university in the U.S
Only one entry per student.
|March 20, 2018||The Tree Center Scholarship Program||https://www.thetreecenter.com/scholarship/||Here at The Tree Center, we believe that there’s more to a well-rounded student than showing up and getting good grades. Whether you realize it or not, each one of you is creative in your own unique way: some of you have a blog; others have an eye for curating and documenting life in Instagram photos; and still others find imaginative ways to solve problems in their public and private lives. Creativity is the air each one of us breathes, but too often we get concerned with grades and tests that we forget that imagination is our natural problem solver.||$500||Must currently be enrolled as a high school or college/university student within the United States. Must have a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0 (or the equivalent). Must be an American citizen, permanent resident, or hold a valid student visa. Must have designed an innovative project that makes a difference in the lives of others (This could be a website, series of blogs, an app, fundraising event, etc.) Must submit an essay describing the goal of the particular project and provide supporting documentation. The essay, idea, or creation must be the applicant’s original work.|
|March 23, 2018||2017 Fox Valley Branch Scholarship Application||http://chicago.apwa.net/MenuHomepage/470/Scholarships||To fulfill our Mission, the Chicago Metro Chapter - Fox Valley Branch of the American Public Works Association is sponsoring a scholarship program for Candidates Pursuing a Degree in Civil Engineering, Environmental Engineering, or Public Works Management.||$1,000||Students who plan to attend an accredited university duirng the Fall 2017 Semester at the undergraduate or graduate level whose major course of study encompasses the field of Civil of Environmental Engineering, Traffic Engineering, Public Works Administration or other programs within the public works field are eligible. Students may be part time or full time at community colleges or universities; however, candidates must be seeking a degree. We will only consider providing scholarships toward tuition as well as books, fees, and equiptment if required of all students in the course. Candidates must reside of be employed within the geographic boundaries of the Fox Valley Branch of the APWA Chicago Metro Chapter. This area includes the entire counties of McHenry, Dekalb, Kane, and Kendall, plus the Cities of West Chicago, Warrenville, Aurora, and Naperville - all in Illinois. No other areas will be considered, other areas have their own scholarships. Active memebers of the 2017 Fox Valley Branch Scholarship Committee of the APWA Chicago Metro Chapter and their families are not eligible.|
|March 23, 2018||American Public Works Association Fox Valley Branch||http://chicago.apwa.net/MenuHomepage/470/Scholarships||The Chicago Metro Chapter of APWA sponsors a scholarship program for candidates in two categories: 1) Employees of public works agencies pursuing continuing education in a non-degree program, and 2) Full-time or part-time students pursuing an associate, bachelor's, or graduate degree in programs closely related to the public works field.||$1,000||Candidates must apply in only one of the two categories, for which eligibility is defined as follows:|
Category 1: Financial reimbursement for any employee of a public works agency seeking continuing education in a non-degree program, class, seminar, or certification in 2015 Category 2: Part-time or full-time pursuit of an associate, bachelor's, or graduate degree in the fields of Civil, Environmental or Construction Engineering, Public Administration, Public Works Management, or other programs related to the public works field and for which the degree objectives will enhance a career in a public works field.
|March 25, 2018||Flosum present – Salesforce DX 2018 Scholarship||https://www.flosum.com/flosum-present-salesforce-dx-2018-scholarship/||Flosum helps you to close the gap that is the main weakness between Salesforce platforms and Release Management. The Salesforce DX developer’s offers marketplace solutions combined; they do not provide chain management. Mostly, the users of Flosum are Salesforce developers, business analysts and release managers. There is industrial strength which comes with platform and enlists modern cloud to help salesforce developers to deliver in business value. The Flosum team is excited to announce this initiative of offering scholarships to students for the year 2018. Flosum will award a scholarship of $750 to an outstanding college student pursuing studies in application lifecycle management or salesforce release management with a demonstrated interest in the field of Salesforce DX.||$750||The applicants must be enrolled in an accredited university or college located in United States;
Graduating high school seniors with the GPA of 3.0 or above are also eligible to apply for the scholarship;
Applicants must be pursuing or intending to pursue bachelor’s degree which can be in the field of computer science, computer engineering or in other technical discipline such as physics, electrical engineering or mathematics with an interest in the field of computer science.
|March 28, 2018||TASF Scholarship Program||http://tascholarshipfund.org/||The Taiwanese American Scholarship Fund is focused on helping economically-challenged Taiwanese American youth fulfill their dreams of obtaining higher education.||$50,000||U.S. Citizen or U.S. permanent resident (holders of a Permanent Resident Card) AND a direct blood descendant of a Taiwanese citizen; High school senior or 1st year college student residing in the United States; Plan to attend a University or College as a full-time 1st or 2nd year student in the Fall of 2017 in the United States (If selected, high school seniors must submit college acceptance letter for verification.); Have a minimum cumulative unweighted high school/college GPA of 3.0; Have a household income at or below the Federal/State/County Low Income Level (Must be able to show 2015 or 2016 tax return should applicant be selected for award.); The scholarship is open to ALL MAJORS|
|March 28, 2018||SDL Achievers Scholarship||https://samedayloans365.org/scholarship/||As one of our primary missions is to be active members in our community, we decided that one of the best ways to support it, would be to invest in its future, by helping students off-set their higher education cost. Therefore we created our SDL Achievers Scholarship.||$500||Be enrolled full time in high school or at least part time in college, graduate, professional, or trade school.
Be a U.S. citizen
Possess a cumulative GPA of at least 2.8.
|March 30, 2018||The Chicago Lighthouse||http://chicagolighthouse.org/program/lighthouse-scholarship/||Awarded to student who are visually impaired, legally or totally blind, or multi-disabled, and must be able to attend the awarding ceremony.||Varies||Student must be able to demonstrate financial need.|
|March 30, 2018||1000 Dreams Scholarship Fund||https://www.growyourgiving.org/scholarships/1000-dreams-scholarship-fund||The 1000 Dreams Scholarship provides one-time educational assistance for currently enrolled high school or college-aged women. This can include assistance for needs including but not exclusive to: educational conferences, instructional programs related to creative or artistic pursuits, graduate exam application fees, textbooks or tuition. Needs that are ongoing (e.g., utility bills, food costs) or related to medical care are not covered by this fund.||$1,000||The students eligible for assistance shall be women attending high school or a two-year or four-year college/university in the United States. Students must demonstrate financial need. Applications must include at least one but no more than two letters of recommendation and an essay explaining how the grant would be used. Selection will be based on application contents, financial need and information gathered from letter(s) of recommendation. Previous recipients are not eligible to reapply.|
|March 30, 2018||Association of Old Crows Educational Foundation Scholarship||http://www.crows.org/page/scholarshipprogram||The Association of Old Crows (AOC) Educational Foundation (AEF) will be providing two scholarships to college students studying in the fields of Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM).||$12,500||Academic excellence in STEM area of study|
Interest and potential future contribution to national defense. (Based on the student essay)
|March 30, 2018||Association of State Dam Safety Officials||http://www.damsafety.org/community/students/?p=61c91bdd-f19b-42e0-aac2-d62d424ab2b9||Scholarships will be awarded for the 2017/2018 school year and have ranged from $5,000 to $10,000 in recent years. Successful recipients must be U.S. citizens and enrolled full-time at the senior level (during the 2017/2018 school year) in an accredited civil engineering program, or in a related field as determined by ASDSO, and must demonstrate an interest in pursuing a career in hydraulics, hydrology or geotechnical disciplines, or in another discipline related to the design, construction and operation of dams.||$5,000-$10,000||Applicants must have a cumulative grade point average of 2.5 for the first three years of college and be recommended by their academic advisor.|
|March 30, 2018||Becas Univision Scholarship Program||https://www.hsf.net/scholarships||As part of our Univision Educación campaign, we have launched, like we do every year, our highly anticipated program, Becas Univision in support of hispanic students. These scholarships are available for all Latino students residing in the US.||$5,000||students must be at least one-quarter Hispanic/Latino. Hispanic/Latino is an ethnic category, not a racial category; students may be of any race. For purposes of Univision, students must be from a family whose ancestors came from at least one of these countries: Argentina, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Portugal, Puerto Rico, El Salvador, Spain, Uruguay, and Venezuela.|
|March 30, 2018||Hispanic College Fund||hsf.net||See also: http://www.hispanicfund.org/programs/college/scholarships||$500 - $10,000||Must apply for Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) Have a minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA on a 4.0 scale (or the equivalent) Be a U.S. citizen OR legal permanent resident with a valid permanent resident card or passport stamped I-551 Be pursuing, or plan to pursue, your first undergraduate or graduate degree Plan to apply for federal financial aid using the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) beginning January 2015. DACA applicants do not apply for FAFSA, however, must submit household income information. Plan to enroll full-time as an undergraduate or graduate student at a U.S. accredited institution in the U.S., Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands, or Guam in the upcoming academic year.|
|March 30, 2018||Royal Prestige Scholarship||https://royal-prestige.hsfts.net/#/||The Royal Prestige Scholarship Program provides scholarships to Latino students who are dependents of Royal Prestige’s customers and distributors. The program is designed to make a positive impact on students’ education and career preparedness, while creating a positive awareness of Royal Prestige as a potential employer and good corporate citizen.||Must be a dependent of Royal Prestige customer or distributor. Minimum 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale (or equivalent) for high school students, community college transfers and current college students, Be of Hispanic heritage, Plan to enroll full-time in an accredited 4-year university in the fall of the desired scholarship year, Be a U.S. citizen, permanent resident, DACA recipient, or eligible non-citizen, Complete FAFSA or Dream Act (if applicable)|
|March 30, 2018||Senior Care Scholarship||http://www.aplaceformom.com/scholarship||Place for Mom is proud to offer our annual $1,000 scholarship to university students interested in the fields of aging and gerontology. As the North America's largest senior living referral service, we know the importance of supporting the training and education of our future senior care leaders.||$1,000||The annual scholarship award is for (5) students enrolled in an associate's degree, bachelor's degree or graduate level program in a medical, nursing or social sciences related major. The student must be planning on pursuing a career that involves working with senior citizens.The applicant must be attending classes at an accredited college or university at the time of the spring deadline.|
Employees of A Place for Mom and members of their immediate family (spouse, parent, child, sibling and their respective spouses, regardless of where they reside) and persons living in the same household, whether or not related, of such employees, are not eligible to apply.
Applicants must complete the student information form, a 400 to 700 word essay on the selected topic and sign the Scholarship Award Agreement
Scholarship will be awarded to five students who write the most compelling essay in each of five categories as judged by an outside panel of senior living professionals.
|March 31, 2018||KSEA Scholarship for Undergraduates||http://scholarship.ksea.org/InfoUndergraduate.aspx||To recognize outstanding undergraduate students in the United States who excel in academics as well as in services to the community, and have demonstrated a potential to become future leaders of the society for closer cooperation between the U.S. and Korea.||$1,500||Undergraduate students of Korean heritage at an accredited institution in the US with a minimum of 2 semesters or 3 quarters completed as a college student at the time of application, Scholarship recipients must have an undergraduate student status when scholarship is awarded, must major in science, engineering, or related fields, and applicant must hold KSEA membership (You must be a KSEA member in order to apply)|
|March 31, 2018||KSEA Scholarships for Graduate Students||http://scholarship.ksea.org/InfoGraduate.aspx||To recognize outstanding graduate students in the United States who excel in academics as well as in services to the community, and have demonstrated a potential to become future leaders of the society for closer cooperation between the U.S. and Korea.||$1,500||Graduate students of Korean heritage at an accredited institution in the US, Scholarship recipients must have a graduate student status when scholarship is awarded, must major in science, engineering, or related fields, and applicant must hold KSEA membership (You must be a KSEA member in order to apply)|
|March 31, 2018||Writers' Square Scholarship Program||http://www.writerssquare.org/||Writers' Square holds multiple scholarship contests every year for enrolled students from 1st grade through graduate school. We look forward to your submissions! The Writers' Square scholarship program is a division of Hakka Foundation, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization focusing on education and cultural services.||Varies|
|March 31, 2018||Cluff Law Car Accident Scholarship||https://clufflaw.com/mesa-car-accident-lawyer/#scholarship-application||The law office of Cluff Law attorneys in Phoenix Arizona, are pleased to offer the Cluff Law Car Accident Scholarship. The Scholarship is open nationwide to those who will be attending college fall semester of 2018. Special consideration will be given to an undergraduate who is interested in pursuing a career in Personal Injury law, but anyone meeting the requirements & can demonstrate an interested in pursuing a career in law will be considered. This Award will be presented to current college students, but high school seniors who will be attending a College/University in the fall semester of 2018 are also welcome to apply.||$750||The award will be presented to a college student who is enrolled by the fall semester of 2018, but will not have graduated by fall semester of 2018 & is still attending courses at this time. This will be a one-time award.
The Scholarship will be judged on merit and need. Academic achievements as well as any leadership experiences will be taken in to account.
|March 31, 2018||Montem Outdoor Gear||https://montemlife.com/scholarship/||To participate in this scholarship, you will have to create a piece of content between 500 – 1,000 words promoting a practical approach to a healthy lifestyle during high school, college or university years (whichever is relevant to you) and how these habits can be sustained over a lifetime. Please demonstrate knowledge of health and wellness and discuss why healthy living is a lifetime endeavor.||$1,500||Must be enrolled in a high school, college, university, or trade school.|
Must demonstrate detailed knowledge of health and wellness. According to the website, “passion for a healthy lifestyle is a must”.
Must be enrolled full-time in an undergraduate program at a U.S. postsecondary institution.
Must have a G.P.A. of 3.4 or higher
|March 31, 2018||Superhero Scholarship||https://www.unigo.com/scholarships/our-scholarships/superpower-scholarship#/fromscholarshipexperts||Submit an online short written response (250 words or less): Which superhero or villain would you want to change places with for a day and why?||$2,500||Students enrolled no later than fall 2021|
|March 31, 2018||2018 Annual Schopalrship||https://seasonsmalibu.com/general-education-and-mental-health-education-scholarship/||In addition to providing treatment programs for people in need of behavioral health and trauma healing support, Season in Malibu also provide a $1500 annual scholarship for students in need of financial support.||$1,500||Student currently enrolled and studying to become a mental health professional|
|March 31, 2018||First Tech Federal Credit Union Scholarship Program||https://www.firsttechfed.com/discover_first_tech/our_community_commitment||First Tech Federal Credit Union directs dollars and time to organizations that support the next generation of leaders, thinkers, and innovators.||$5,000||Must be used at vocational or technical school. Must be a First Tech member in good standing as of 3.31.17. Plan to enroll as an undergraduate or graduate student, or already be enrolled as a full-time student at an accredited institution. Have a minimum 3.5 cumulative grade point average.|
|March 31, 2018||Discover Financial Services||https://www.discover.com/student-loans/scholarships/award.html||Via the new program, Discover will give away scholarships to 40 students at $2,500 each for the academic year. These scholarships can be used to help pay for the cost of college attendance, including tuition, housing and books, at accredited, non-profit, four-year colleges and universities in the United States. No transaction or loan application is necessary to enter or win. Applying for a student loan will not increase the chances of winning.||$2,500||High school seniors 16 years of age or older. Undergraduate students 16 years of age or older. Must be planning to attend or continuing to attend an eligible college or university.|
|March 31, 2018||After College Scholarship||http://www.aftercollege.com/content/scholarships/?source=ur-sch13||Must create an account with the website then you can gain access to the scholarship.|
|March 31, 2018||The Krist Law Firm, P.C.||http://www.houstoninjurylawyer.com/the-krist-law-firm-national-scholarship/||Applicants must submit the following documents to be considered:
A completed application form.
A current high school, college, or graduate school transcript.
A letter of recommendation from a faculty member.
A typed essay of 300-500 words about a time when you faced a significant ethical dilemma. What was the situation and what did you do? Applicants are highly encouraged to speak from the heart.
|$10,000||Be a United States citizen or permanent resident.
Be accepted to or currently enrolled in an accredited college, university, or graduate program within the United States.
Have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher.
Demonstrate good character and high initiative.
|March 31, 2018||Illinois Society of Professional Engineers Foundation||http://www.illinoisengineer.com/IllinoisEngineer/Aspiring_Engineers/Scholarships/IllinoisEngineer/Scholarships.aspx?hkey=5ba41ee9-bdca-4097-9dab-8c63167da337||In addition to completing the attached application and needs analysis, the candidate must: Submit official transcripts of all college and university work (sent under separate cover). Submit two letters of reference: from the department chair or department faculty|
member, and from past employer or other character reference. Prepare a typewritten essay in 200 words or less highlighting career goals as a professional engineer.
|$1,000||Applicants shall: Attend an Illinois university and be enrolled in an engineering program accredited by the Accreditation Board of Engineering and Technology (ABET).|
(Note: Students enrolled in an engineering technology program are not eligible.) Be of at least Junior standing. Have a B average or better in those courses which are accredited toward the engineering degree. Show evidence of financial need.
|March 31, 2018||Superpower Scholarship||https://www.unigo.com/scholarships/our-scholarships/superpower-scholarship||Use your imagination and become the superhero, or perhaps supervillain, you've always wanted to be. Would you live a life in a comic book universe or use your powers here in the real world? We want to know how you would use your super powers for good, or bad, even if it was just for the day. While we can't give you the ability to walk through walls or read minds, our Superpower Scholarship can help increase your brainpower with $2,500 to use towards education.||$2,500|
Be thirteen (13) years of age or older at the time of application
Be legal residents of the fifty (50) United States or the District of Columbia
Be currently enrolled (or enroll no later than the fall of 2022) in an accredited post-secondary institution of higher education
|March 31, 2018||AfterCollege Business Student Scholarship||https://www.aftercollege.com/company/aftercollege-inc/10/scholarship/160/||As a job and internship resource, our scholarships are for students who demonstrate professionalism and effectively communicate how they will be exemplary candidates in their field. This means that we evaluate applicants with the eye of a hiring manager, so: watch your grammar, check your spelling, put your best accomplishments forward and you may get paid for thinking about your future!||$500||Open to currently enrolled students working toward a degree (AA,AS, BA,BS, MS, PhD) in a field of business. Business may include (but is not limited to): Accounting, Advertising, Business Administration, Economics, Finance, Human Resources, International Relations, Management, Political Science, Public Relations, etc. Minimum 3.0 GPA|
|March 31, 2018||AfterCollege Scholarship||https://www.aftercollege.com/company/aftercollege-inc/10/scholarship/117/?source=ur-sch-cappex||We believe that what's good for students is good for everyone: schools, employers, community, and other students! That’s why we not only help students find jobs and internships, but also offer scholarships to help fund their education. AfterCollege has awarded more than $1,000,000 in scholarships and student activities through our program to date.||$500||Open to currently enrolled students in an accredited program, working toward a degree (AA, AS, BA, BS, MA, MS, MFA, PhD, MD, JD, etc.) in any discipline. Minimum 2.5 GPA|
|March 31, 2018||Chicana/Latina Foundation||http://www.chicanalatina.org/scholarship.html||Each year the Chicana Latina Foundation awards merit-based scholarships to Latina college students||$1,500||Be a woman of Chicana/Latina heritage. Be enrolled in an accredited college, university, or community college in one of the following Northern California counties(see link for list), Have lived at least two years in one of the above Northern California counties at the time of application Community College and Undergraduate students must: Be enrolled as a full-time college student (as defined by your institution*) when applying and for the following academic year, and Have completed 12 college units after high school graduation, and Have a cumulative GPA of 2.5 of college coursework. Graduate students must: Be enrolled graduate/professional students completing course/thesis/dissertation; or have been accepted into graduate/professional school, and Have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 for college coursework. Commit to attending the CLF Leadership Institute (one weekend in August after being selected and one weekend the following year in February) Commit to volunteering ten (10) hours for CLF before March the year after being selected. Past CLF awardees may not reapply until four years after receiving our scholarship.|
|March 31, 2018||Eastman Chemical Company Scholarship||http://www.aises.org/scholarships||The Eastman Chemical Company Scholarship supports American Indian, Alaska Natives, Native Hawaiians, First Nations and other indigenous peoples of North America who are full-time sophomore, junior, and senior-level students at an accredited four-year college. The Eastman Chemical Company Scholarship is open to AISES students studying chemical, mechanical, or electrical engineering.||$5,000||ELIGIBLE DEGREES: Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering. STUDENT STATUS: Students must be a full-time sophomores, juniors, or seniors at an accredited four-year college/university during the 2016-2017 academic year. GRADE POINT AVERAGE: Must have a 3.0 or higher cumulative GPA. TRIBAL MEMBERSHIP: Applicants must be: an enrolled member/citizen or a descendant of an enrolled member/citizen. Students may submit a Certificate of Indian Blood (CIB) or proof of tribal enrollment (tribal ID, enrollment card or letter issued by your tribal or village government). Also, students may submit documents that show proof of descendancy from an enrolled member/citizen of a Tribe/Nation/Native Village or Native Hawaiian. AISES MEMBERSHIP: All scholarships require that applicants be current AISES members at the time of application. All applicants will be required to enter a valid AISES membership number. To get a membership number join AISES or retrieve your membership number through AISES Membership Portal.|
|March 31, 2018||Insureon||http://www.insureon.com/insureonu/small-business-scholarship||Applicants must be enrolled in a two or 4 year college or university, be a U.S Citizen or Permanent Resident. Applicants must submit an essay about how small business work experience has inspired them with a limit of 500-1000 words.||$2,500||Applicants must be enrolled in a two or 4 year college or university, be a U.S Citizen or Permanent Resident.|
|March 31, 2018||Izenda Embedded BI & Analytics Scholarship||http://www.izenda.com/embedded-bi-and-analytics-scholarship/||At Izenda, our mission is to create agile, embedded business intelligence solutions that empower ordinary people to make better business decisions by leveraging data in the applications they use every day. We are confident that a new generation is entering the workforce ready to change how BI solutions are designed to make them more powerful and usable. This year we will award a $1,000 Izenda Embedded BI and Analytics Scholarship to one undergraduate or graduate student currently enrolled in an accredited U.S. college or university who is interested in pursuing a career that leverages analytics to improve decision making and outcomes.||$1,000||Scholarship open to all undergraduate or graduate students currently enrolled in an accredited U.S. college or university who are interested in pursuing a career that leverages analytics to improve decision making and outcomes in the United States. Applicant must be a student at an accredited school, or be accepted to begin school at an accredited school within 6 months of application.|
|March 31, 2018||Jerome P. Merkel Scholarship||http://ericksonmerkel.org/||At the Erickson Merkel Foundation, we seek to offer financial support in the form of scholarship awards to high achieving students who have aimed at taking control of their academic, professional and financial futures as best as possible.||$2,000||support in the form of scholarship awards to high achievingState of Residency or College: Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, or Wisconsin. Current Academic Year: high school senior and higher education including post graduate students. Qualified Institutions: Accredited vocational/tech school; two-year college; four-year college; graduate school|
|March 31, 2018||LULAC Scholarship||http://www.lnesc.org/lnsf||LNESC and LULAC established the LULAC National Scholarship Fund (LNSF) to help youth in underserved communities make the dream of college enrollment a reality. LNSF is a unique partnership between grassroots advocates and corporations that funds educational opportunities for deserving youth across the U.S.||$5,000||LNSF Award Criteria: Applicants are eligible for the following 3 types of scholarship awards. 1. National Scholastic Achievement Awards ($2,000): GPA of 3.5 or better on a 4.0 scale or equivalent, and if the student is an entering freshman: 29 or higher on the ACT test, or 1350 or higher on the SAT test. |
2. Honors Awards ($500 to $2,000): GPA of 3.0 or better on a 4.0 scale or equivalent, and if the student is an entering freshman. 23 or higher on the ACT test, or 1100 or higher on the SAT test.
3. General Awards ($250 to $1,000): Grades and academic performance will serve as indicators of potential; however, an emphasis may be placed on the individual's motivation, sincerity, and community involvement.
|March 31, 2018||Manufacturing Scholarship||https://softlinebrandpartners.com/manufacturing-scholarship/?utm_source=Mailchimp&utm_medium=Email&utm_campaign=Scholarship||Softline Brand Partners is committed to helping the next generation of Manufacturers and Brand leaders by offering our Manufacturing Scholarship. We believe that by providing for the education of current students we can contribute to the overall U.S. Manufacturing industry. It is open to all current and future college, tech school, and adult students pursuing a career in some form of manufacturing, design, or related industry.||$2,500||It is open to all current and future college, tech school, and adult students pursuing a career in some form of manufacturing, design, or related industry. Softline Brand Partners awards Manufacturing Scholarship to the student with impressive academic and extracurricular achievements. The student will also have a clear vision for their career in manufacturing, textiles, fashion, and design. We award this $2500 scholarship twice a year (for each semester). Our manufacturing scholarship can be used to cover your tuition bill or other school related expenses (books, fees, etc.).|
|March 31, 2018||Monarch Awards Foundation||https://www.monarchawardsfoundation.org/scholarships1||The Monarch Awards Foundation annually provides scholarships to graduating high school seniors attending a Chicago metropolitan area high school and current college students who are Chicago area high school alumni.||$2,000||Must have obtained at least a Second Semester Freshman status at an accredited four-year Illinois College or University and be working on a first Bachelor's degree.|
Must show proof of graduation from a Chicago Metropolitan Area High School.
Must have a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.
|March 31, 2018||OppU Achievers Scholarship||https://www.opploans.com/scholarship/||The OppU Achievers Scholarship celebrates students who transform opportunity into results. It rewards achievement in its many forms and honors those who create opportunity for both themselves and others. Scholarship selections are made four times a year. Write an essay in 750 words or fewer that explains why financial literacy should be important to college students like yourself.||$2,500||Be enrolled full time in high school or at least part time in college, graduate, professional, or trade school.; Possess a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0/4.0.; Be a U.S. citizen.|
|March 31, 2018||SuretyBonds.com Small Business Student Scholarship Program||https://www.suretybonds.com/scholarships||Tell us about how small business has influenced your life and how you plan to use that experience in the future. Three deserving individuals will win a scholarship to use toward furthering their education at the college or university of their choice.||$1,500||You must be enrolled as a full time student in a higher education program for Fall 2017; You must have small business experience|
|March 31, 2018||SmartMeasurement's Dream for a Better Future: Student Scholarship||https://www.smartmeasurement.com/scholarship||Now, we are looking for a student prodigy, who excels in designs of flow engineering application models and developing a better method of bias-free analysis of customer-side flow measurement technologies. We will award one promising young innovator a whopping USD $1,000 prize money (scholarship), which they can use to pay off their tuition fees for school, college or university.||$1,000||You need to be studying in high school, trade school, a recognized college or university in the USA.
You need to be a citizen of the United States of America.
You need an average GPA of at least 3.0 for applying.
|April 1, 2018||Architecture and Drafting Scholarship||http://education-portal.com/pages/Architecture_and_Drafting_Degrees_-_Undergraduate_Academic_Award.html?hq_e=el&hq_m=1600090&hq_l=15&hq_v=37ed9d54a4||A $500 award will be given to a student pursuing an associate's or bachelor's degree program emphasizing Architecture, Architectural Drafting or Design, and Architectural Engineering.||$500||Applicants must be a U.S citizen or permanent resident, enrolled or accepted in an accredited college, university or graduating high school seniors, have a minimum of 30 semester hours left to complete. See link for complete eligibility requirements.|
|April 1, 2018||Computer Science and Computer Science Engineers||http://education-portal.com/pages/Computer_Science_Academic_Scholarship.html?hq_e=el&hq_m=1600090&hq_l=16&hq_v=37ed9d54a4||$1,000 awarded to a student pursuing a degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering. Areas of study that will be considered include computer science, computer engineering, computer information systems, software engineering, database management, computer networking, computer programming and information technology management.||$1,000||Must be a U.S. Citizen or Permanent U.S. Resident, must be enrolled (or accepted) in an accredited college or university and planning on continuing the next year. Graduating high school seniors who meet the above mentioned criteria may apply. Must have a minimum of 30 semester or 45 quarter hours still to be completed. Must consent to provide a digital photograph of self and quote for display on Education Portal if notified as the award winner by the selection committee.|
|April 1, 2018||Graduate Business Administration||http://education-portal.com/pages/Business_Administration_Degrees_-_Graduate_Level_Academic_Award.html?hq_e=el&hq_m=1600090&hq_l=18&hq_v=37ed9d54a4||A $500 will be given to a student pursuing a Master of Business Administration Degree. Areas of specialization that will be considered include but are not limited to accounting, finance, marketing, management, operations management, human resources and supply chain management||$500||Must be a U.S. Citizen or Permanent U.S. Resident, must be enrolled (or accepted) in an accredited college or university and planning on continuing the next year. Must have a minimum of 30 semester or 45 quarter hours still to be completed. Must consent to provide a digital photograph of self and quote for display on Education Portal if notified as the award winner by the selection committee.|
|April 1, 2018||Illinois Scottish Rite Scholarship||http://go.masonicconnections.com/Site/valleyofchicago/Philanthropy/ScholarshipPrograms.aspx||The Scottish Rite has scholarships to help people become better through their pursuit of knowledge.|
The scholarship may be granted and may continue for as long as the recipient is enrolled as a full-time undergraduate student at an accredited college or university. However, it will be terminated at the end of the semester during which the recipient’s cumulative grade point average is not a B or higher. It may also be terminated if the recipient changes institutions or his/her program without consent.
|Varies||Be a resident of Illinois. Be an undergraduate student attending an accredited college or university. Earn at least a “B” grade point average. (3.0 on a 4.0 scale or 4.0 on a 5.0 scale)|
|April 1, 2018||Liberal Arts and General studies||http://education-portal.com/pages/Liberal_Arts_and_General_Studies_Degrees_-_Undergraduate_Academic_Award.html?hq_e=el&hq_m=1600090&hq_l=14&hq_v=37ed9d54a4||A $500 award will be given to a student pursuing an associate or bachelor degree program emphasizing Liberal Arts, General Studies, or Humanities. Areas of studies that will be considered include but are not limited to cultural studies, ethnic studies, gender studies, geography, consumer sciences, social services, military studies, leisure studies, philosophy, political science, social science, history and religious studies.||$500||Must be a U.S. Citizen or Permanent U.S. Resident, must be enrolled (or accepted) in an accredited college or university and planning on continuing the next year. Graduating high school seniors who meet the above mentioned criteria may apply. Must have a minimum of 30 semester or 45 quarter hours still to be completed. Must consent to provide a digital photograph of self and quote for display on Education Portal if notified as the award winner by the selection committee.|
|April 1, 2018||ACS-Hach Second Career Teacher Scholarship||http://www.acs.org/content/acs/en/funding-and-awards/scholarships/hachsecondcareer.html||The ACS-Hach Second Career Teacher Scholarship is awarded to professionals in the chemistry field pursuing a Master's degree in education or becoming certified as a chemistry/science teacher. Recipients receive either up to $6,000 for full-time study or $3,000 for part-time study annually for up to three years. Scholarship can be applied to tuition, books, room and board and other education-related expenses.||$6,000||Have a Bachelor's degree or higher in chemistry or chemistry-related discipline, Have at least one year work experience in a chemistry-related profession, Be accepted into an education master's program or teacher certification program, Be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident|
|April 1, 2018||APWA Chicago Metro Chapter - Lake Branch||http://chicago.apwa.net/PageDetails/2546||The Lake Branch of the Chicago Metropolitan Chapter of the American Public Works Association has scholarships available for eligible students pursuing a degree in Public Works Administration, Civil Engineering or Environmental Engineering, and individuals pursuing continuing education courses relating to public works.||up to $10,000||Students attending an accredited university whose major course of study encompasses the field of Civil or Environmental Engineering, Traffic Engineering, Public Works Administration or other programs within the public works field are eligible. Candidates must meet at least one of the four eligibility criteria listed on page 1 of this letter. No other areas will be considered. APWA Chicago Metro Chapter - Lake Branch officers and active members of the APWA Chicago Metro Chapter - Lake Branch Scholarship Committee and their family members are not eligible.|
|April 1, 2018||BMI Foundation||https://bmifoundation.org/applications/rules/bmi_founders_award_for_radio_broadcasting_rules||Established in 2015, the BMI Founders Award is an annual scholarship competition open to radio broadcasting students nationwide. The award commemorates the group of radio industry leaders who founded Broadcast Music, Inc. in 1939 with an unprecedented and enduring mission: to provide a competitive source for music licensing and an open-door policy to songwriters, composers, and publishers of all genres of music. A $5,000 scholarship is awarded for the best original essay response submitted to the competition and recognizes a student with the potential to become an innovator in the rapidly changing field of broadcast radio.||$5,000||Currently enrolled full-time or part-time at an accredited U.S. college or university. Students who have been accepted for future enrollment are NOT eligible. Broadcasting degree candidates with an academic focus in radio broadcasting. Applicable majors include, but are not limited to: Broadcast and Emerging Media, Broadcast Communications, Broadcast Journalism, Broadcasting, Broadcasting and Mass Communications, Electronic Media and Broadcasting, and Radio and Television Broadcast Technology. Between the ages of 17 and 24, as of April 1, 2017.|
|April 1, 2018||Davidson Fellows Scholarships||http://www.davidsongifted.org/fellows/||Application categories are Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics, Literature, Music, Philosophy and Outside the Box. Davidson Fellows are honored every year in Washington, D.C. with Congressional meetings and a special reception.||$50,000|
Be 18 or younger as of Oct. 1, 2015.
Be a U.S. citizen residing in the United States, or a Permanent Resident of the United States residing in the United States, or be stationed overseas due to active U. S. military duty.
There is no minimum age for eligibility.
The Davidson Institute is looking for students whose projects are at, or close to, the college graduate level with a depth of knowledge in their particular area of study. This scholarship is not geared toward students at the novice level.
|April 1, 2018||Fran Johnson Second Chance Scholarship||http://www.zontawest-sgb.org/scholarships.htm||To allow local women the opportunity to complete one year of higher education at the college of their choice. Zonta West will give priority consideration to those entering aeronautical, mathematical, engineering, business and public service fields of study as they align with Zonta International’s focus.||Varies||Must be a woman, 25 years of age or older, who desires to continue her education on a part-time or full-time basis. Must attend an institution of higher learning located in Kane, Suburban Cook, McHenry, DeKalb, DuPage or Will County. Applicant must be committed to completing a two-year occupational/ vocational associate degree, certified licensed program, four year baccalaureate degree program or a master’s program. A prior recipient is eligible to reapply for a second year if the recipient has maintained a grade point |
average of a “C” or better by submitting a complete application. A second award is not automatic to a prior recipient.
|April 1, 2018||Reach Scholarship Program||http://www.reach-chicago.org/scholarships/||Awarded to adult learners returning to college. The essay requires that in 500 typed words or less, tell us about yourself and your personal and career goals. Explain how a college education will help you reach your goals and why this scholarship is important to you.||$1,500||Be at least twenty-five years old at the time of application;|
Reside in the greater Chicagoland area.
Be a US citizen or permanent resident;
Have minimum of 3.0 and completed minimum of 12 semester hours of college.
|April 1, 2018||Jane M. Klausman Women in Business Scholarship||http://www.zontawest-sgb.org/scholarships.htm||Jane M. Klausman, member of the Zonta Club of Syracuse, New York, USA and Zonta International Parliamentarian from 1990-1995, knew first-hand the challenges faced by young women pursuing careers in business and understood the importance of helping women become business leaders. With this in mind, she left a generous bequest to the Zonta International Foundation, from which the Jane M. Klausman Women in Business Scholarship Program was established.||$500||Women pursuing a business or business-related degree who demonstrate outstanding potential in the field are eligible. Online students are also eligible. Members and employees of Zonta International or the Zonta International Foundation are not eligible to apply for the Scholarships.|
|April 1, 2018||Jean Paul Ohadi Scholarship 2017||http://www.pflagdeerfield.org/scholarship.html||To recognize outstanding gay and lesbian youth from the community. To encourage continuing education for self-identified lesbian and gay youth. To foster a positive image of gay and lesbian young people in society.||$1,000||Lesbian and gay youth 17 years or older (not to exceed 22 years of age). Applying to attend (or currently attending) a post-secondary educational institution. Cannot be a prior winner of this award. Must be a resident of the state of Illinois at the time of application. Must submit an application with required supporting materials. Recipients must be present at awards event to accept scholarship in person June 8, 2017.|
|April 1, 2018||Young Women in Public Affairs Program||http://www.zontawest-sgb.org/scholarships.htm||Zonta International recognizes the need for increased participation of women in public affairs at all levels. This program’s awards assist young women who are pursuing careers in government, public policy and community organizations.||$500||Women of age 16-19 on 1 April each year, living in a Zonta district/region, or a citizen of a Zonta country, who demonstrate evidence of the following, are eligible to apply. Note that applicants from geographic areas within a Zonta district/region where no clubs are located will be considered and also eligible to apply for the district/region Award. Z and Golden Z club members are also eligible to apply. Family members of Zontians and/or family members of employees of Zonta International or the Zonta International Foundation are eligible to apply for the Award, provided that no member of the applicant’s family is a member of the Young Women in Public Affairs (YWPA) Award Committee reviewing the applications at any level of Zonta. Active commitment to volunteerism.|
Experience in local government, student government, or workplace leadership (paid or unpaid). Volunteer leadership achievements. Knowledge of Zonta International and its programs. Advocating in Zonta International mission of advancing the status of women worldwide.
|April 2, 2018||Hollins, Raybin, & Weissman Stop Texting & Driving $1,000 Scholarship||https://www.nashvilletnlaw.com/scholarship/||The truth is that there are a growing number of statistics, studies and reports that connect texting while driving to needless car crashes. Our firm has decided to make a stand against texting and driving by raising the stakes in our texting and driving cases to pursue punitive damages. We want to take that fight one step further and announce a project aimed at the young people who are most often involved in these incidents.||$1,000||https://www.nashvilletnlaw.com/official-rules/|
|April 6, 2018||Martin Roche Scholarship||https://www.aiachicago.org/awards/martin-roche-scholarship/||Established in 1926 by architect Martin Roche, and administered by the AIA Chicago Foundation, the Martin Roche Travel Scholarship gives a student the opportunity to independently study architecture abroad.||$5,500||Must be enrolled at University of Chicago, Illinois Institute of Technology, or School of the Art Institute of Technology and be studying architecture.|
|April 8, 2018||HonorsGradU Design A Better Future $10,000 Scholarship||http://honorsgradu.com/scholarship/||For 5 years, every time we’ve raised the bar for our scholarship, you’ve surpassed it (see winners’ work here). So this year, we’re upping the challenge once again. To demonstrate our continued belief in students’ phenomenal ability to use their learning to better the world around them||$10,000||To be eligible for the scholarship, applicants must be graduating high school seniors planning on attending an accredited college or university in the United States of America. Additionally, students must have met all of the requirements described on this website (http://honorsgradu.com/)|
|April 9, 2018||Orville Meyer Scholarship||http://www.ispe-saltcreek.org/scholarship.html||Chapter Scholarship Chairman Richard Pocius, PE, is seeking applicants for the $1,000 scholarship in multi-discipline engineering and the $2,000 Orville E. Meyer, PE, Scholarship in environmental engineering.||$2,000||Sophomore, Junior or Senior level standing in a civil engineering curriculum with an interest or|
concentration in Environmental Engineering at an ABET accredited university in Illinois. Min. 3.0 (out of 4.0) GPA, Financial need is not a criteria
|April 9, 2018||General Engineering Scholarship||http://www.ispe-saltcreek.org/scholarship.html||This $ 1,000 scholarship is administered by the Salt Creek Chapter of the Illinois Society of Professional Engineers. It is a one-time award for the 2014-2015 school year, open to students meeting the criteria||$2,000||Resident of Illinois|
• Sophomore, Junior or Senior level standing in an engineering curriculum at an ABET accredited
university in Illinois
• Min. 3.0 (out of 4.0) GPA
• Financial need is not a criteria
|April 9, 2018||Asian Pacific Fund Scholarship Programs||http://asianpacificfund.org/what-we-do/scholarships/apply-for-scholarship/||Asian Pacific Fund administers 12 scholarship programs, each with unique eligibility criteria. Scholarship amounts range from $1,000 to $20,000 and many are renewable.||$1000-$20000||Incoming or current college students of various ethnic backgrounds. Must plan to be enrolled full time in the Fall. Minimum of 3.0 GPA and be a US Citizen or Permanent Resident unless otherwise stated.|
|April 13, 2018||STEM Majors Scholarship for Graduate and Certification students||https://www.afcea.org/site/foundation/scholarships||For the 2014-2015 Academic Year, applicants will be considered for all AFCEA STEM Major scholarship opportunities for which they are qualified. Applications will be accepted from current eligible undergraduate and graduate-level students majoring in STEM fields to include Cyber Security, Intelligence and Homeland Security-related disciplines. Online programs are eligible.||Varies||U.S. Citizenship is required for all applicants.|
Scholarships of varying amounts will be awarded to students studying STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) majors, Cyber Security, Intelligence, Homeland Security or related fields. Students must be attending full-time in an eligible undergraduate or graduate degree-granting program with a minimum GPA of 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale.
Full time graduate study requires enrollment in at least two (2) semester-equivalent courses per term.
Qualifying majors include: electrical, computer, chemical, systems, or aerospace engineering; computer science; computer information systems; technology management; management information systems; physics; mathematics; bioinformatics; global security and intelligence studies, foreign language; homeland security; or other majors related to the mission of AFCEA.
|April 15, 2018||Pretty Photoshop Actions Scholarship Program||https://www.photoshopactions.com/pages/pretty-photoshop-actions-scholarship-program||Pretty Photoshop Actions recognizes the importance of higher education and the role it plays in our personal and professional fulfillment. That’s why we are so excited to announce the Pretty Photoshop Actions $500 bi-annual scholarship (awarded twice per year). This ongoing scholarship provides college and university students an opportunity to earn money to further their education and achieve their goals!||$500||You should presently be a senior in high school;
Or be transitioning from high school to a college or university;
Or be already enrolled in a college or university inside the United States or Canada.
Employees and their immediate family members of PhotoshopActions.com are not eligible to participate.
|April 15, 2018||BHW Scholarship||https://thebhwgroup.com/scholarship||Write an essay on either of the following topics:Tell us about your favorite app and what you like about it. Tell us about a time an app played a significant role in improving your day. Your essay should be between 500 and 800 words. Feel free to be as formal or informal as you like.||$3,000||Women who are pursuing an undergraduate or master's degree and are majoring in science, technology, engineering, or mathematics during the 2017 school year.|
|April 15, 2018||DuPage Association of Women Lawyers Foundation, Judge Helen C. Kinney Scholarship||http://www.dawl.org/scholarships/helen-kinney||Awarded to female law students||$500||All first, second and third year women law students, with a DuPage County connection, enrolled in an accredited law school in Illinois are eligible for the Judge Helen C. Kinney Scholarship. The Foundation anticipates awarding scholarships of at least $500 to one or more recipients each year.|
|April 15, 2018||Society of Petroleum Engineers||http://www.spe.org/scholarships/||We dedicate more than one million dollars to support education. For student members, we offer scholarships and fellowships for both undergraduate and graduate students pursuing degrees related to the oil and gas industry.||Varies|
|April 15, 2018||Best Value Schools STEM Scholarship for Women||http://www.bestvalueschools.com/stem-scholarship-for-women/||Financing your higher education can be overwhelming. We at BVS want to make sure you get the best possible value out of your college degree by lowering your out-of-pocket monetary obligation, and therefore boosting the long-term return on your investment.||$2,000||Be a female currently attending or enrolled at an accredited post-secondary institution (under-graduate or graduate). High school students should only apply once they’ve been accepted and enrolled at a college or university. Be a U.S. Citizen as verified by a U.S. passport, birth certificate, or other methods seen here. Be majoring full-time in a science, technology, engineering or mathematics program (STEM). Possess a cumulative GPA of 3.00 or higher and rank within the top 30% of their class. If you are already a college student, please submit college transcripts. Have achieved the following standardized test scores: Minimum SAT – Math – 600, Composition/Reading – 500; Minimum ACT – Math – 29, English – 25. (Note: It is not necessary to submit both SAT and ACT scores.) Print and complete the Scholarship application – BVS. Submit one (1) cover letter and resume; two (2) letters of recommendation; and one (1) 500 word personal essay about why you’ve chosen to major in science, technology, engineering or math.|
|April 15, 2018||College JumpStart||http://www.jumpstart-scholarship.net/||The College JumpStart Scholarship is an annual, merit-based competition -- financial need is not considered||$1,500||U.S. Citizen or legal resident, must be in grades 10th-12th in high school, college students, or non-traditional student. The main requirement is that you are committed to going to school and can express your goals for getting a higher education.|
|April 15, 2018||HomeLight Scholarship||https://www.homelight.com/scholarship/||HomeLight is a small team of talented people in San Francisco looking to change the face of real estate. We use actual sales data and client reviews to find the best real estate agents for homeowners across the United States. We’re passionate about making real estate better, we build the best new way to find a real estate agent, and it works by matching our customers with agents based on their skills and experience.||$1,000||Any legal U.S. resident in high school or college who will be attending an accredited university or college in Spring 2018 is eligible to apply.|
|April 15, 2018||HonorsGradU Multimedia Scholarship||http://honorsgradu.com/scholarship/||Back in 2013, we started with a typical essay-format scholarship program. As exceptionally creative voices emerged over the next two years, we recognized the need to provide more creative options for those voices to be better heard.||$1,000||To be eligible for the scholarship, applicants must be graduating high school seniors planning on applying, attending, or already accepted to a college or university, or currently enrolled full- or part-time at an accredited college or university in the United States of America with a year or more remaining in their education. Additionally, students must have met all of the requirements described on this website (http://honorsgradu.com/). Employees of Honors Graduation and their families are not eligible to participate. Submissions must be received before the deadline of April 16, 2017 at 11:59 pm MST in order to qualify for the scholarship program. Mailed applications must be postmarked by that deadline. There are no citizenship requirements.|
|April 15, 2018||Polish National Alliance Scholarship Program||http://www.pna-znp.org/education.html#scholarship||The Polish National Alliance is pleased to make available scholarship applications to qualified members who are enrolled as full-time sophomore college and university students or above, and who will continue their undergraduate studies in the fall semester.||Varies||Only college sophomores, juniors or seniors are eligible to apply for scholarships.|
To be eligible to participate in the Scholarship Program the applicant must be a beneficial premium paying member in good standing with the PNA for at least three (3) years. OR, The applicant must be an insured premium paying member in good standing with the PNA for at least two years, providing one parent has been an insured member for at least five (5) years.
|April 15, 2018||Progressive Automations' Annual Scholarship Program||http://www.progressiveautomations.com/progressive-automations-annual-scholarship-program/||Progressive Automations gives away $1,000 dollars in scholarships to two engineering students each year. Our goal is to promote education in the field of engineering and make it more accessible to young students.||$1,000||Applicants must be enrolled for the September 2016 semester, full-time at a recognized, Canadian or American post-secondary college or university. Applications must be enrolled at the undergraduate level in an engineering program. Applicants must have Canadian or American citizenship. Applicants must demonstrate high academic performance by submitting a copy of their high-school transcripts. Applicants must demonstrate financial need and be eligible to receive financial aid. You are not eligible if you have already received the award in a previous year. Employees and family members of Progressive Automations are not eligible to participate.|
|April 16, 2018||Clara Abbott Scholarship||http://clara.abbott.com/sample-page-2/scholarship-2/application-dates-new/||The Clara Abbott Foundation offers need-based scholarships to help the dependent children of Abbott employees and retirees attend accredited colleges or universities, community colleges, vocational and trade schools. Awards are offered to students enrolled in full- or part-time studies to obtain their first undergraduate degree.||$1,500||Be a dependent child of a full-time, part-time or retired Abbott employee (must be financially supported by and/or living with the Abbott employee). The Abbott employee must have at least 24 months of service (or two years from date of Abbott acquisition) for the student to be eligible, Be 17-24 years of age as of the application deadline date, Be a high-school senior, high-school graduate, or current undergraduate student, Plan to enroll in a full or part-time undergraduate course of study at an accredited school during the upcoming school year, Plan to obtain their first undergraduate degree (bachelor's degree).|
|April 16, 2018||Chicago Coalition for the Homeless||http://www.chicagohomeless.org/scholarships/||Each June, the Chicago Coalition for the Homeless awards $2,500 renewable college scholarships to graduating high school seniors who succeeded in school despite coping with homelessness.||$2,500||graduating high school seniors who succeeded in school despite coping with homelessness. Students from Chicago and suburban schools are eligible, as well as CCH youth leaders.|
|April 19, 2018||SUMMER SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM BY LOLEPICSHOP||https://lolepicshop.com/scholarship-program/||League of Legends has been called the most played PC game in America and Europe. As a multiplayer online battle arena video game, it follows a freemium model and is supported by micro-transactions which rely on a team of players to battle their way to victory. Champions in LoL start off at a very low level of strength but over time they are able to build up their strength with experience by accumulating needed items. Our unranked, ranked and VIP accounts help LoL gamers to have access to more champions, higher tiers and more skins. LoLEpicShop.com is proud to announce a new scholarship program with prizes up to $1000 for the first place participant, $600 for the second place participant and $400 for the third place participant.||$1,000||enthusiasts age 18 and older. To be eligible for this scholarship program you must currently be students or prospective students in an undergraduate, graduate or post-graduate program in the United States or Europe|
|April 20, 2018||AIA Northeast Illinois||http://aianei.org/services/scholarships/||AIA Northeast Illinois offers three $1,000 scholarships. Applicants must be U.S citizens, enrolled in the 2014 fall semester of an accredited architecture program within the National Architectural Accrediting Board's (NAAB's) East central or West Central regions. Applicants should be permanent residents in the Chapter's service area, boundaries include: DuPage, Kane, Kendall and cook but exclude the area within the city limits of Chicago, south of I-55 and east of I-94. See link for additional eligibility requirements.||$3,000|
|April 20, 2018||Connecticut Architecture Foundation Scholarship||http://aiact.org/connecticut-architecure-foundation/scholarship/||The Connecticut Architecture Foundation Inc. was established by the Connecticut Chapter of The American Institute of Architects in 1978. This organization’s mission is to raise the public awareness of, and expectations for, Architecture and the built in 1978. This organization’s mission is to raise the public awareness of, and expectations for, Architecture and the built. Our administration of the Foundation’s Scholarship Program is an important part of that work.||$1200-$5000||In order to be considered for a Foundation Scholarship a candidate must complete by June 30, 2017 two years in a NAAB accredited Architectural Program leading to a B-ARCH degree. A student who is currently enrolled in non-accredited undergraduate program but has been accepted to a NAAB accredited Masters Program (M-ARCH) is also eligible for consideration. All students in NAAB accredited Masters Programs are eligible. Only full time students will be considered.|
|April 23, 2018||Coast Guard Scholars Program||http://www.gocoastguard.com/find-your-career/officer-opportunities/programs/college-student-pre-commissioning-initiative-(scholarship-program)||This scholarship provides students with valuable leadership, management, law enforcement, navigation and marine science skills and training. It also provides full payment of school tuition, fees, textbooks, salary, medical insurance, and other benefits during a student's junior and senior year of college. The CSPI program's goal is to train future officers for success and prepare them for the rigors of Officer Candidate School (OCS). Each student is expected to complete his/her degree and all Coast Guard training requirements within 24 months after acceptance into the program. Following successful completion of OCS, the students will be commissioned as Coast Guard officers, committed to 3 years of active duty service.||Varies||Have reached your 19th but not your 28th birthday as of 30 September of the fiscal year in which the selection panel convenes. Character Standards: All applicants must be of outstanding moral character, and must meet the requirements of Appendices 3 and 4 of the OJAK. Must be a U.S. citizen, Must be eligible for a secret clearance, If single, may not have sole or primary custody of dependents. May not have more than two dependents. Be a sophomore or junior undergraduate student enrolled or accepted for enrollment in a bachelor degree program at an accredited college|
|April 26, 2018||2017 JASC Scholarship||http://www.jasc-chicago.org/community-services/for-everyone/scholarships/||As part of its efforts to support members of the Japanese American community and advance JASC’s commitment to community service, each year, JASC administers the awarding of at least three scholarships to promising young high school or college students who have demonstrated both academic excellence and have given service to the Japanese American community. Currently, the program comprises several awards: one in the name of Sam Fukaye; one established by the Toguri Family in the name of Fred Toguri; the William T. Yamamoto Scholarship; the Frank T. Kambara Scholarship; the Jean E. Taketoshi Scholarship; and the John Iwaoka Scholarship. Students and/or their parents or guardians need to be current members of JASC prior to the application date.||varies||High school applicant’s family must have a current JASC Family membership; current undergraduate or graduate student must have his/her own current Student or Individual membership.|
Applicant must be a high school senior and enroll on a full or part-time basis in an accredited school of advanced learning within one year of being selected as a scholarship recipient OR be currently enrolled as a student in a college or university.
Applicant need not be of Japanese ancestry and need not be a citizen of the United States.
Applicant must be a resident of the State of Illinois for at least one year prior to graduation or graduate from an accredited Illinois high school.
Applicant must submit a written Application based on the Criteria listed below along with a current transcript from his/her high school or college/university.
Awards to high school students are contingent upon the applicant timely providing the JASC with a notice of acceptance by an accredited school of advanced learning.
Past recipients of scholarship awards are not eligible to apply.
|April 26, 2018||Entertainment Software Association||http://www.esafoundation.org/scholarship.asp||In 2007 the ESA Foundation established a scholarship program to assist women and minority students who are pursuing degrees leading to careers in Computer & Video Game Arts. In 2009 we extended this opportunity to graduating high school seniors and doubled the amount of awards granted from 15 to 30.||$3,000||Must be a woman or a minority student, 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 grade point average of 2.75 or above on a 4.0 scale (or its equivalent), and US citizens.|
|April 30, 2018||NAWIC Scholarship||http://nawicqc.org/scholarships.html||Full time undergraduates with a minimum of 12 semester hours or equivalent who is currently enrolled in a construction related degree program and have a 3.0/4.0 GPA||$12,000-18,000 total||A college applicant must be a full time student with a minimum of 12 hours enrollment per semester/trimester/quarter. The applicant must have a minimum grade point average of 3.0 (based on a 4.0 system). The applicant must submit with the application a copy (scanned or photocopy) of school transcripts through the fall of the previous year. The applicant cannot be a member of NAWIC.|
|April 30, 2018||“A Voice For Cats”: Essay Contest Scholarship||http://www.wwwallaboutcats.com/cats-voice-cats-essay-contest-scholarship||We at All About Cats are pleased to announce our very first annual A Voice For Cats scholarship contest with a prize of $1000.
In our online cat community we strongly believe that enabling access to continuing higher education is very important. We strive to educate and inform our followers, so as to mitigate feline suffering and make the lives of our beloved pets better.
|$1,000||All essays must be submitted by April 30th, 2018.
The student must be currently enrolled in, or enrolled to begin higher education studies in the fall semester 2017.
Applicants must be permanent residents of the United States.
We’re All About Cats will retain all rights to the submitted content and may publish it at its own discretion.
This is an on-going scholarship. The above deadline refers to the current cycle only.
|April 30, 2018||All About Education Scholarship||https://www.unigo.com/scholarships/our-scholarships/all-about-education-scholarship||It's often been said that "education is the key to success." What doors could your educational "key" open? It's not cheap to get a college degree, and many college-bound students see a shut door for education. We're here to help open it again. School can get expensive, so we want to know how winning a $3,000 All About Education Scholarship could help make a difference in your life. Will it ease the burden of student loans? Will it offer you the opportunity to pursue a dream? Will it help you inspire others to work towards their own goals?||$3,000|
Be thirteen (13) years of age or older at the time of application
Be legal residents of the fifty (50) United States or the District of Columbia
Be currently enrolled (or enroll no later than the fall of 2022) in an accredited post-secondary institution of higher education
|April 30, 2018||Arch City Granite 2018 Scholarship||https://www.archcitygranite.com/scholarship/||Arch City Granite & Marble, Inc. awards an annual $1,000 scholarship in order to give back to the community. Arch City wants to give a helping hand to a deserving student from a lower income family from Missouri and Illinois.||$1,000||Applications for the scholarship can be submitted by any high school senior or college freshman from the state of Missouri or Southern Illinois.|
|April 30, 2018||Engineering Study Scholarship Program||http://www.industrialaccess.com/scholarship/||Industrial Access, Inc. will award a $3,000 scholarship to one student that is or will be enrolled in an engineering school or field of study. As an advocate of higher education, Industrial Access, Inc. is looking forward to helping a dedicated engineering student with their academic finances in the upcoming 2017/18 school year. We will be awarding a $3,000 scholarship to a deserving student who displays a passion for the engineering field, has a good academic record in High School and who has significant volunteer activity.||$3,000||Be a US Citizen or Permanent Resident|
Be enrolled or accepted to an accredited Engineering School or Program within the US
Be in your senior year of high school and at least 17 years of age
Must have a 3.0 GPA/QPA or higher to apply
Must participate in volunteer work or community service
May NOT be Industrial Access employee family members
|April 30, 2018||Logojoy Student Entrepreneur Scholarship||https://logojoy.com/scholarships/||Are you a student entrepreneur with combined skills in design, academics, and business? We want to hear from you!||$1,000||Is currently enrolled in a full-time business, marketing, or design program at a postsecondary institution. Is a small business owner. The winning recipient of the Logojoy Student Entrepreneur Scholarship will receive: An $1,000 scholarship grant to help with tuition. A free enterprise logo package from Logojoy ($165 value). The opportunity for you and your business to be featured in a Logojoy marketing campaign.|
|April 30, 2018||3k Go For The Gold!||http://www.industrialaccess.com/||Industrial Access, Inc. is proud to offer a $3,000 scholarship to one High School student that is or will be enrolled in an engineering school or field of study. As an advocate of higher education, Industrial Access, Inc. is looking forward to helping a dedicated engineering student with their academic finances in the upcoming 2018/19 school year. They will be awarding a $3,000 scholarship to a deserving student who displays a passion for the engineering field, has a good academic record in High School, and who has significant volunteer activity.||$3,000||Applicant must be US Citizen or Permanent Resident, be enrolled or accepted to an accredited Engineering School or Program within the US, be in (or entering) your senior year of high school, must have a 3.0 GPA/QPA or higher to apply, must participate in volunteer work or community service, and may NOT be Industrial Access employee family members. Application must originate from a participating college or university that has listed our link on the school's website in accordance with the instructions provided to each school.|
|April 30, 2018||Return2College Scholarship||http://www.return2college.com/awardprogram.cfm||We know the essay requirement does not allow for many words. We want you to focus on the most important reason for getting your degree. Nevertheless, we realize that some of you may want to say more. Therefore, you may submit more than one entry. We will judge all completed entries. Just use some common sense--under a dozen entries are fine. Any more and the judges may start to question your "focus" for going to school.||$1,000||Applicants must be U.S. citizens or legal residents who are starting a program of higher education (college or graduate school) within the next 12 months or are currently full- or part-time students. Applicants must be age 17 years or older. There is no maximum age limit.|
|April 30, 2018||Grasshopper Entrepreneur Scholarship||http://grasshopper.com/entrepreneur-scholarship/||Founded by two entrepreneurs, Grasshopper has been making it easier to start and grow a small business since 2003. Back then, we started as just two guys with a dream and to date have served over 250,000 entrepreneurs (and we're still growing).||$5,000||Any current college student or incoming freshman enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program in a Spring, Summer, or Fall 2016 semester. Student must be enrolled at an accredited American college, university or trade school.|
|April 30, 2018||LPGA Scholarships||http://www.lpga.com/lpga-foundation/scholarships||The LPGA Foundation has a tradition of taking care of its members and others in the golf industry.||Varies||Varies|
|April 30, 2018||RentHop Apartment Scholarship||https://www.renthop.com/college_scholarship||The RentHop Apartment Scholarship awards $3,000 a year to eligible undergraduate students in bachelors and associate degree programs in the US who demonstrate the ambition, diligence, leadership, and entrepreneurial spirit that is central to our company culture.||$1,000|
|April 30, 2018||The Belltown Spine & Wellness Scholarship||http://belltownchiro.com/scholarship/||Treatments like chiropractic, massage therapy and acupuncture are likely more respected now than they've ever been in the United States. However, the debate about the role of homeopathy in medicine continues. We're eager to hear what the youth of the nation have to say about this important issue, and we want you to let us know how you feel in an essay.||$1,000||This contest is open only to citizens and legal residents of the United States over the age of 13. Entrants must be enrolled as a high school senior, or a student enrolled in any undergraduate or graduate college program. We will affirmatively verify the eligibility of the winning entrant, and he or she may have to sign an affidavit confirming eligibility.|
|April 30, 2018||AAC’s Behavioral Health|
Academic Scholarship Program
|http://americanaddictioncenters.org/behavioral-health-academic-scholarship/#submissionForm||AAC established these scholarship awards to provide financial assistance to college and graduate students pursuing careers in behavioral health and addiction–related studies. Students eligible for scholarships are those enrolled or will be enrolled in behavioral health, nursing, counseling, psychology, social work, marriage/ family therapy, or other program focusing on treating mental health and/or substance abuse issues.||$5,000|
High school graduate as of Summer 2015
Open to full or part-time undergraduate or college graduate students
Must be entering or enrolled in behavioral health, nursing, counseling, psychology, social work, marriage/ family therapy, or other program focusing on treating mental health and/or substance abuse issues.
|May 1, 2018||Karl Jobst DDS Charity and Scholarship||http://www.karljobstddscharity.com/||The Karl Jobst scholarship was created to provide support aspiring dentists, dental hygienists and those who wish to work in academia. Students from all majors and areas of study are encouraged to apply.||$1,000||High school students graduating this calendar year, and have been accepted into a college, or university in the USA. Students currently enrolled in a college or university, and not having reached their senior year. All applicants must be a U.S. citizen from the 50 states or the District of Columbia.|
|May 1, 2018||The CellWaves Scholarship||https://cellwaves.net/scholarship/||CellWaves is excited to offer this scholarship to a technologically minded undergraduate student each year. We want to support the education of a deserving student who also shares our passion and curiosity for what wireless communications will become in the future.||$1,000||You have been accepted to a college or you are enrolled as a current undergraduate student. The scholarship funds shall be deposited directly to a college institution (community college, university, college) as directed by the winning applicant. Graduating high school students who are college bound are encouraged to apply.|