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The Announcement Converters
The Announcement Converters Graphic Arts and Graphic Design Scholarship

Date Posted:10/24/2014

The Announcement Converters Graphic Arts and Graphic Design Scholarship is open to any student enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program by December 26, 2014 at any accredited U.S. or Canadian college, university or institute.

Each applicant must submit an essay of 250-500 words which includes:
-Applicant’s name, address, phone number, and the college, university or institute of attendance in January 2015.
-Description of where you think the future of specialty paper and envelopes in the graphics art industry is heading and any trends that you foresee.



Deadline:

12/26/2014

Amount:

$1,000

Application Location:
http://www.announcementconverters.com/scholarship.html


Thermo Scientific
Thermo Scientific Pierce Scholarship Program

Date Posted:11/18/2014

The Thermo Scientific Pierce Scholarship Program for the Spring 2015 semester includes two (2) $10,000 scholarships and four (4) $5,000 scholarships, to be awarded to undergraduate and graduate students with a declared major of biology, chemistry, biochemistry, or a related life-science field. This scholarship was created to help provide educational opportunities for the future generation of scientists. To qualify for this scholarship, students must have a GPA of 3.0 (on a 4.0 scale) and be enrolled in an accredited college or university for the Spring 2015 semester.

Please see website for more details.



Deadline:

12/29/2014

Amount:

$5,000-$10,000

Application Location:
http://www.pierce-antibodies.com/PierceScholarship/index.cfm


The Naegle Law Firm Plc
The Naegle Law Firm Scholarship

Date Posted:12/04/2014

The Naegle firm is offering a $1,000 annual scholarship for current or former military service members who are full-time students. Family members of current or former military-service members are also eligible to apply. Applicant must write a 500 word essay on the given topics listed on the website. Student must include honor pledge, activities, and community involvement.

Please see website for more details. 



Deadline:

12/31/2014

Amount:

$1,000

Application Location:
http://naeglelawfirm.com/scholarship/


Low VA Rates
Military College Scholarship

Date Posted:11/05/2014

LowVARates.com presents a semiannual $2,500 college scholarship to a deserving military student. The money will come in two increments ($1,250) during the fall and winter semesters of each year. The company is currently accepting applicants for the Winter 2015 college scholarship.

This scholarship is available for military students and applicants with a parent serving in any branch of the U.S. Armed Forces are also eligible to apply.

Please see website for more details.



Deadline:

12/31/2014

Amount:

$2,500

Application Location:
http://www.lowvarates.com/scholarship


ScholarshipExperts.com
Top Ten List Scholarship

Date Posted:03/06/2014

Applicants must:

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 2020) in an accredited post-secondary institution of higher education

Submit an online short written response (250 words or less) for the question:

“Create a Top Ten List of the top ten reasons you should get this scholarship.”
For more information click the link below.


Deadline:

12/31/2014

Amount:

$1,500

Application Location:
http://www.scholarshipexperts.com/our-scholarships/top-ten-list-scholarship


US Premium Health, LLC

Date Posted:12/05/2014

US Premium Health is offering two students a $500 annual scholarship towards their academic costs for the 2015 school year. This scholarship is open to current full time students in college or high school. Students pursuing in Health Fitness and Nutrition are encouraged to apply.

Applicants must write a 500 word or more essay about the following prompt:
While we have one of the most health conscious societies ever - obesity continues to be one of the biggest problems in today's culture. What contributing factors do you believe have led to this problem and what solutions would you suggest we strive for in our culture to fight this health problem? Discuss how obesity creates obstacles in one's life, career, and the mentality it traps people in.

Please see website for more details.



Deadline:

12/31/2014

Amount:

$500

Application Location:
http://www.hcgdropsshop.com/scholarship


Global English Editing
A Better America Scholarship Program

Date Posted:11/13/2014

Global English Editing awards scholarships to students who intend to make a positive contribution to the country's future. $1,500 is awarded to one university student each year. 

Applicants must outline in 200 words or less how they intend to change America. As an editing and proofreading company, Global English Editing values high quality writing, and therefore will look kindly upon well written entries. 

Please see website for more details. 



Deadline:

12/31/2014

Amount:

$1,500

Application Location:
http://geediting.com/about/scholarship-program/


Home Insurance
Home Insurance Scholarship

Date Posted:11/25/2014

HomeInsurance.com is offering a $1,000 scholarship to help offset tuition costs. Applicants are asked to create an original article on one of the two topics:

-Insurance is about managing risk-deciding when to play it safe and buy extra coverage and when to gamble that you won't experience trouble. How have you managed risk? What determines whether you choose to be prudent or whether you decide to take a chance?

-Insurance is designed to protect against many threats including natural disasters-which can devastate any community. What are some ways you have given back to your local community? How will you continue to help others in your community while at college?


Please see website for more details.  



Deadline:

12/31/2014

Amount:

$1,000

Application Location:
https://homeinsurance.com/home-insurance-scholarship.html


iVein
iVein Health & Wellness Scholarship

Date Posted:12/04/2014

Intermountain Vein Center, the trusted leader in preventing and treating vein disease, understands the importance of learning and practicing healthy habits during the formative college years and is offering the iVein® Health and Wellness Scholarship to reward students who are committed to a lifetime of healthy habits.

Intermountain Vein Center is offering all students a semi-annual scholarship of $2,000. Applicants must submit an essay of 800-1000 words promoting a healthy lifestyle during college and obtaining lifelong habits.

Applicants must be currently enrolled full-time in an accredited US university or college with a cumulative grade point average of at least 3.4.


Please see website for more details.



Deadline:

12/31/2014

Amount:

$2,000

Application Location:
http://www.ivein.com/scholarship/


SeniorAdvisor
In-Home Care Innovation Scholarship

Date Posted:10/22/2014

The annual scholarship award is for three (3) students enrolled in an associate's degree, bachelor's degree or graduate level program at an accredited 2-year college or 4-year university.

Employees of SeniorAdvisor.com 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 include a 250-word maximum introductory bio with their 500-750 word essay on the selected topic.

Please see website below for essay topics and any further details.

 



Deadline:

12/31/2014

Amount:

$1,500

Application Location:
https://www.senioradvisor.com/ind/in-home-care#VD1zmC4AADAAdvp_


Healthcare Worker Salary
2015 Healthcare Worker Scholarship

Date Posted:11/03/2014

This is a 200 word essay-based scholarship for college and future college students, who are at least 18 years old, pursuing a healthcare related undergraduate degree or certificate at an accredited college or university. The essay topic is about how choosing a career in healthcare can make a positive difference in their community. 

Please see website for more details. 



Deadline:

12/31/2014

Amount:

$500

Application Location:
http://www.healthcareworkersalary.com/scholarship/


Homeownersinsurance.com
HomeownersInsurance.com

Date Posted:10/21/2014

This is an essay-based scholarship available to HS seniors, college freshmen and sophomore students. Winner will receive a $1,000 scholarship and their essay will be published on the Homeownersinsurance.com blog.

Please see website below for essay topics and any additional details.



Deadline:

12/31/2014

Amount:

1,000

Application Location:
https://homeownersinsurance.com/scholarship.html


Low VA Rates
Military College Scholarship

Date Posted:10/21/2014

Military students currently enrolled in college may also enter the contest and there is no age requirement for the college scholarship applicants.

Children with a mother or father serving in any branch of the U.S. Armed Forces are eligible to apply for the college scholarship.

Anyone can nominate an applicant and submit a 200 word essay to pr@lowvarates.com.

Please see website below for more details.



Deadline:

12/31/2014

Amount:

$2,500

Application Location:
http://www.lowvarates.com/scholarship/


Worldstudio Foundation
Worldstudio AIGA Scholarship

Date Posted:03/07/2012

Applicants must be pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree in a design or art discipline and intend to pursue that discipline as a career.

Approved areas of study are as follows: Advertising (art direction only), Graphic Design, Illustration, Interactive Design/Motion Graphics, and Photography.

Applicants must be matriculated (or planning to matriculate) at accredited colleges and universities in the United States for the 2015-2016 academic year and must maintain full-time status for the entire year. Incoming students who have yet to enroll must submit proof of acceptance from schools of choice. Though not a requirement, minority status is a significant factor considered in jury decisions. Students must have at least a 2.0 GPA. Applicants must be citizens of the United States or be in possession of a Green Card (formally known as a Permanent Resident Card or Form I-551). Scholarships are only awarded to those students who are in financial need. Applicants must, therefore, provide complete Financial Aid information on the scholarship form and have the form signed by his/her Financial Aid Officer.

Scholarships are only awarded for one year. All former scholarship applicants and recipients are invited to reapply for the next year’s competition.



Deadline:

01/01/2015

Amount:

$500-$5,000

Application Location:
http://www.aiga.org/worldstudio-scholarship/


Digicert
Wifi Security Scholarship

Date Posted:11/17/2014

Free public unsecured Wi-Fi is almost everywhere - in stores, commuter trains, airports, restaurants, and even on planes - but so are the dangers associated with public unsecured Wi-Fi.

Digicert asks applicants to submit a video with the purpose of making people aware of the Wi-Fi security issues out there and show them how they can keep their devices and information secure while using public Wi-Fi. The video should be a minimum of 30 seconds long.

Please see website fore more details.



Deadline:

01/01/2015

Amount:

$1,000

Application Location:
https://www.digicert.com/wifi-security-scholarship.htm?mkt_tok=3RkMMJWWfF9wsRokuqrNZKXonjHpfsXw4%2BQpX6W0lMI%2F0ER3fOvrPUfGjI4DScpnI%2BSLDwEYGJlv6SgFQrLAMbdw0bgKXRA%3D


Yakima Rotary Trust
Mary Monroe Davis Scholarship

Date Posted:01/15/2014

Applicants must be a resident of Yakima County and a U.S. Citizen. They must also be a high school senior, a high school graduate of any age, GED certified or a current postsecondary student. Applicants must be enrolled in full-time undergraduate study at an accredited two-year or four-year college or university for the entire 2015-2016 academic year. Only those pursuing their first Associate's or Bachelor's degree.



Deadline:

01/01/2015

Amount:

Up to $7,500

Application Location:
http://sms.scholarshipamerica.org/marymonroedavis


Tapper's Diamonds and Fine Jewelry
Tapper's Fashion & Jewelry Design Scholarship

Date Posted:11/04/2014

This is a 1,000 words or fewer, essay-based scholarship. Applicants must write an essay answering the following question, "How does current fashion design impact the world of luxury jewelry design?"

Undergraduate and graduate design students who will be attending an accredited university or college are eligible to apply for this scholarship. Applicants will be judged on the content of the essay they provide, as well as their academic achievements. 

Please see website for more details.



Deadline:

01/01/2015

Amount:

$500-$1,000

Application Location:
http://tappers.com/campaign/scholarship.aspx


Best Medical Assistant Programs
BestMedicalAssistantPrograms Scholarship

Date Posted:10/21/2014

BestMedicalAssistantPrograms.org scholarship program will award $500 to a student who values saving money and gaining an education. You will need to complete an application, and submit an essay (400+ words) on why you want to pursue a career in the medical field.

Must be at least 18 years old. Applicant must be currently attending a college or university, or will be attending in the fall of 2015. Applicant must have a min. of 3.0 GPA based on the previous school year’s academic performance. The essay must be a minimum of 400 words.

A winner will be selected January 3rd, 2015.

Please visit the website below for more details.



Deadline:

01/01/2015

Amount:

$500

Application Location:
http://www.bestmedicalassistantprograms.org/scholarship/


RespShop
Respshop Essay Scholarship Prize

Date Posted:10/08/2014

RespShop.com will award six scholarships – one $1,500 scholarship, two $1,000 scholarships, and three $500 awards – to the students who write the most insightful essays about snore, sleep apnea, sleep disorders, or CPAP therapy. Students may steer their piece in any direction they like, but they should relate sleep disorders or CPAP therapy to their personal lives or to their community.

Please see website below for more details.



Deadline:

01/01/2015

Amount:

Varies

Application Location:
https://www.respshop.com/respshop_scholarship.php


Chalik & Chalik Law Offices
Survivor Scholarship

Date Posted:11/13/2014

A new college scholarship has been announced by Chalik & Chalik Law Offices. This is an essay based scholarship available to students who have survived a serious medical diagnosis such as cancer. 

Applicants are asked to submit a short personal essay about how their medical issue has influenced their choice to pursue a higher education. 

Please see website for more details. 



Deadline:

01/12/2015

Amount:

$1,000

Application Location:
http://www.chaliklaw.com/scholarship/


American Research Center in Egypt
Various Fellowships

Date Posted:07/17/2013

Multiple fellowships are offered to students in one of the following fields of study: Anthropology, Archaeology, Architecture, Art, Economics, Egyptology, History, Humanistic Social Sciences, Islamic Studies, Literature, Political Science, Religious Studies, among others.

Applications available online October 1, 2014. Candidates may submit applications starting November 1, 2014. Deadline for all Fellowship applications including all references January 13, 2015.

For more information, please visit website.



Deadline:

01/15/2015

Amount:

Varies

Application Location:
http://www.arce.org/grants/fellowships/overview


Veterinary Technician Schools
2015 Vet Tech Schools Scholarship

Date Posted:11/12/2014

The 2015 Vet Tech Schools Scholarship is an annual $500 scholarship awarded to a veterinary student. The best 200-300 word essay on the topic of why you've chosen to study to work with animals will be selected.

Applicants must be college students pursuing an associate's degree or certification as a Veterinarian, Veterinary Assistant or Veterinary Technician. High school students are also eligible if they plan to pursue studies in these fields, and will be at least 18 years of age by the date of scholarship imbursment.

Please see website for more details.



Deadline:

01/15/2015

Amount:

$500

Application Location:
http://www.veterinarytechnicianinfo.com/scholarship/


Garcia, Artigliere, and Medby
2015 Scholarship Program

Date Posted:11/18/2014

Garcia, Artigliere, and Medby endows a scholarship for law school or nursing students who demonstrate the highest level of acumen. The scholarship is awarded annually to a single student to help support their efforts in joining the legal or nursing workforce.
Applicants must submit an essay of up to 1,000 words answering the following question:


"What is your industry's most pressing need and how do you plan on improving it?"

Please see website for more details.



Deadline:

01/15/2015

Amount:

$1,000

Application Location:
http://www.lawgarcia.com/garcia-artigliere-medby-2015-scholarship-program/


AT&T
Internet and Education Scholarship

Date Posted:08/08/2013

Create an original infographic showing how students utilize social media in and out of the classroom. Make sure your infographic is original and factual. Most importantly make your infographic engaging and as fun as possible.

Applicant Eligibility

Applicant must be a U.S. citizen or permanent legal resident of the United States and may not be an associate (employee) of any division of All Home Connections.

Incoming freshman: Applicant must be a current student and have a cumulative high school grade point average of at least 2.5 on a 4-point scale and must have taken either the ACT or SAT test. Applicant must also be a high school or home school senior graduating or earning a GED between January 1, 2013 and December 1, 2013 and will be attending an accredited college or university by Spring semester 2014.

Current freshman, sophomores, juniors, seniors and graduate students: Applicant must have a cumulative college grade point average of at least 2.5 on a 4-point scale, and be enrolled full-time at an accredited college or university between November 30, 2013 and May 31, 2014. 


For more details, click the link below.



Deadline:

01/15/2015

Amount:

$1,000

Application Location:
http://www.attsavings.com/scholarship


DRK Attorneys
Scholarship for those struggling with mental illness

Date Posted:11/03/2014

This is an essay-based scholarship on the subject of mental illness. Applicants must write a 1-3 page typed essay about their life with a mental illness, the struggles they've encountered, and how they've overcome them.
Documentation of the applicant's diagnosis is required.

Please see website for more details.  



Deadline:

01/16/2015

Amount:

$1,000

Application Location:
http://www.drkattorneys.com/scholarship/


1800WheelChair.com

Date Posted:02/25/2014

Participants must meet the following criteria:

-Enrolled at an accredited high school, college or university in the U.S.

-Enrolled at the undergraduate level or your final year of high school

-Age sixteen (16) years or older

-Legal resident of the U.S. or hold a valid student visa

-Carry a status of “Good Standing” - i.e. currently enrolled

-Maintain a cumulative Grade Point Average (GPA) of at least 3.0

-Essay should be about 500 words in length



Please submit a 'visual poem', in a style of your choosing, on the theme of overcoming a personal challenge. Limit your 'visual poem' to an 8.5in x 11in piece of paper. You can choose to represent words, images, or both. It can abstract or representational. Please include a personal statement that gives us an idea of who you are and how your poem relates to a challenge you've faced. The poem and essay (combined) should be between 500 and 1,000 words, but feel free to write a little more or less. 

Please see the website below for more details.



Deadline:

01/30/2015

Amount:

$500

Application Location:
http://www.1800wheelchair.com/scholarship/


Pacific Region of National Council of State Garden Clubs
2015-2016 Scholarship

Date Posted:11/10/2014

One $1,000.00 scholarship for the 2015-2016 academic year will be given to a full-time student in the junior or senior year of college or in graduate school pursuing a Master's Degree. Sophomore students may make application for their junior year. No doctoral program students may apply. Students that apply for this scholarship must be majoring in Horticulture, Floriculture, Landscape Design, Conservation, Forestry, Botany, Agronomy, Plant Pathology, Environmental Control, City Planning, Land Management, Alternative Energy or related subjects.

Applicant requirements: must be a legal resident of the state, must have a 3.25 GPA in order to apply, and undergraduate students must have at least 12 graded hours of classes per semester.

Applicants will be judged on their academic record, letter, listing of honors/extracurricular activities/work experience, recommendations, and financial need.

All application materials must be typed and postmarked by January 31st, 2014. The winner will be notified April 2015.

Please see website below for more details.



Deadline:

01/31/2015

Amount:

$1,000.00

Application Location:
http://webzoom.freewebs.com/pacificregiongardenclubs/Forms/PRScholarship%202015-16.pdf


AFSCME
Union Plus Education Foundation Scholarship

Date Posted:01/13/2014

Current and retired members of participating unions, their spouses and their dependent children (as defined by IRS regulations). At least one year of continuous union membership by the applicant, applicant's spouse or parent (if applicant is a dependent). The one year membership minimum must be satisfied by May 31, 2014.

Participating union members from the U.S., Puerto Rico, Guam and the U.S. Virgin Islands and Canada are eligible, but students must attend an accredited school within the United States.

Union members do not have to purchase any Union Plus program product or participate in any Union Plus programs to apply for the scholarships and scholarship awards are not based upon participation in a Union Plus program.

The applicant must be accepted into a U.S. accredited college or university, community college or technical or trade school at the time the award is issued. Awards must be used for the 2014–2015 school year. Undergraduate and graduate students are eligible.

Your application must be complete and received by 12:00 p.m. (Eastern Time) on Friday, January 31, 2014. 

Please see the website below for more details.



Deadline:

01/31/2015

Amount:

$500 - $4,000

Application Location:
http://www.unionplus.org/college-education-financing/union-plus-scholarship


The Washington Student Achievement Council
American Indian Endowed Scholarship

Date Posted:12/09/2014

The Washington Student Achievement Council will be accepting applications for the American Indian Endowed Scholarships beginning January 1, 2015. Complete applications are due back to the Council postmarked to given address by February 1, 2015.

Applicants must:

-Have close social and cultural ties to an American Indian tribe or community in-state

-Intend to use his or her education to benefit the American Indian community in Washington

-Be enrolled full-time by the fall term of 2015 at an in-state public or private college or university

-Have demonstrated financial need (determined by the college financial aid office)

-Be a Washington state resident

-Have not recieved a total of five years of this scholarship

Priority is given to upper-division and graduate-level students; however, all qualified applicants are considered.

Please see website below for more details, as well as an address for all complete applications.



Deadline:

02/01/2015

Amount:

$500-$2,000

Application Location:
http://www.readysetgrad.org/sites/default/files/american.indian.endowed.scholarship.app.pdf


Al Neuharth
Free Spirit Scholarship

Date Posted:06/25/2014

The annual Al Neuharth Free Spirit and Journalism Conference program targets rising high school seniors who are interested in pursuing a career in journalism and who demonstrate qualities of “free spirit.”

Students will come to Washington, D.C., June 21-26, 2014, to participate in an all-expenses-paid journalism conference at the Newseum, located at 555 Pennsylvania Ave., N.W. This program began in 1999 and is funded by the Freedom Forum to honor Al Neuharth, the founder of USA TODAY, Newseum and the Freedom Forum. The conference is designed to inspire and encourage students to pursue journalism.

Students who are high school juniors in the 2013-2014 academic year are eligible to apply. Fifty-one students, representing each of the 50 states and Washington, D.C., will be accepted to attend the conference. Scholarships will be awarded to students who successfully complete the program and will be paid to the students’ colleges and universities of choice in the fall of 2014.



Deadline:

02/01/2015

Amount:

Varies

Application Location:
http://freespirit.org/welcome/


Washington State Society Daughters of the American Revolution
Sarah Soule Patton Scholarship

Date Posted:11/25/2013

This award is available to students in their junior year majoring in History with an emphasis on U.S. History.

Eligibility requirements are as follows: United States citizenship, good character, scholastic excellence, college student majoring in History with and emphasis in U.S. History, financial need; a statement of financial need from the Financial Aid Department is required.

The application packet should include a letter from the applicant stating his or her interests, past history and future ambition, explain his or her financial situation and MUST include the following: transcript of grades, a record of achievements, an instructor's letter of recommendation, and the applicant’s full name, address and student social security number.

For further questions, please email Ms. Jennie Willardson at jenniewilliardson@hotmail.com



Deadline:

02/02/2015

Amount:

$1,000

Application Location:

Application letters can be mailed to the Chair of the Scholarship Committee: Ms. Jennie Willardson 12722 E. 23rd Ave. Spokane Valley, WA 99216-0327


American Meteorological Society

Date Posted:01/22/2008

The American Meteorological Society administers an array of graduate fellowships and undergraduate scholarships. The fellowships and scholarships help further the education of outstanding graduate and undergraduate students pursuing a career in the atmospheric and related oceanic or hydrologic sciences.

Please see website below for more details.



Deadline:

02/06/2015

Amount:

$3,000 - $23,000

Application Location:
http://www.ametsoc.org/amsstudentinfo/scholfeldocs/index.html


Lexington Law
Lexington Law Scholarship Program

Date Posted:10/24/2014

Write an essay of no fewer than 800 words about how you affectively fixed or established your good credit. Competitive candidates will describe and demonstrate knowledge of credit scores and clearly state examples of how they affectively fixed or established their good credit.

Please see website below for additional instructions.



Deadline:

02/07/2015

Amount:

$5,000

Application Location:
https://www.lexingtonlaw.com/credit-education/newsroom/lexington-law-news/what-does-a-credit-score-mean-to-you.html


American Welding Society
Multiple Scholarships

Date Posted:11/26/2007

These scholarships are designed for students pursuing a specific degree at an accredited four-year college or university. These awards are available to students working toward degrees including welding engineering, welding engineering technology, civil engineering or related fields. Awards may also depend on additional academic and financial need requirements.

Please see website below for more details.



Deadline:

02/15/2015

Amount:

At least $2,500

Application Location:
http://www.aws.org/w/s/foundation/national_scholarships.html


Government Finance Officers Association
Minorities in Government Finance Scholarship

Date Posted:11/24/2014

This award is available to upper-division undergraduate or graduate students enrolled in a course of study preparing for a career in state and local government finance.

 

Must be a full-time or part-time upper-division undergraduate or graduate student in public administration, (governmental) accounting, finance, political science, economics or business administration (with a specific focus on government or nonprofit management). Belong to one of the following groups (as defined by the U.S. Census Bureau): Black or African American, American Indian or Alaska Native, Asian, Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific islander, Hispanic or Latino. Must be a citizen or permanent resident of the United States or Canada. Recommendation from your academic advisor, the dean of the graduate program (graduate students) or department chair (undergraduate students).

 

Student must not have been a past winner of a scholarship program administered by the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada.



Deadline:

02/20/2015

Amount:

$7,000

Application Location:
http://www.gfoa.org/about-gfoa/student-opportunities/scholarships-full-and-part-time-students


Government Finance Officers Association
Frank L. Greathouse Government Accounting Scholarship

Date Posted:11/24/2014

This award is available to students currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate accounting program preparing for a career in state and local government finance. Undergraduate students must be in the process of completing at least their junior year by the time the scholarship is awarded. Applicants must be permanent residents or citizens of the US or Canada, be recommended by an academic advisor or the chair of their accounting program, and have not been a past winner of a scholarship program administered by the Government Finance Officers Association.



Deadline:

02/20/2015

Amount:

$7,000

Application Location:
http://www.gfoa.org/about-gfoa/student-opportunities/scholarships-full-and-part-time-students


CreditRepair.com

Date Posted:11/05/2014

Affording college can be tough. CreditRepair.com is offering a scholarship for students with the best essay.

Applicants must write an essay of no fewer than 800 words. The essay must address the question, "What is your credit score, and why is it important for your future success?"

Please see website for more details.



Deadline:

02/28/2015

Amount:

$500 - $3,000

Application Location:
https://www.creditrepair.com/#scholarship


GreenPal
GreenPal Business Scholarship

Date Posted:10/21/2014

In the spirt of our founder, who founded his own lawn care company, GreenPal's scholarship is open to any graduating high school senior, college freshman or sophomore who owns and operates his/her own small business, or has put together a business plan to start a business while in college. Additionally, the student must enter their freshman year at an accredited two or four-year university, college or vocational/technical institute:

1. Applicant must be graduating High School's Senior Class or currently enrolled in a college of business with a 3.0 or higher GPA.

2. Applicant must demonstrate high ambition and desire to be an entrepreneur or business owner.

3. Applicant must have a declared major in the college of Business.

4. Funds must be used for full-time enrollment at accredited two or four-year colleges, universities, vocational or technical schools in the United States.



Deadline:

02/28/2015

Amount:

$2,000

Application Location:
http://yourgreenpal.com/scholarship


Society of Women Engineers Eastern Washington Section
Society of Women Engineers Scholarship

Date Posted:11/04/2014

The Eastern Washington Section of the Society of Women Engineers and AREVA Inc. are offering a financial assistance scholarship of $1,000.

Applicants must be admitted to undergradate or graduate programs in preparation for careers in engineering in Washington, Oregon, and Idaho states.

Please see website for more details.



Deadline:

02/28/2015

Amount:

$1,000

Application Location:
http://eastwashingtonswe.org/awards.html


Xero
Xero Scholarship

Date Posted:04/03/2014

The Xero Scholarship is a $5,000 scholarship towards a degree in the accounting, economics or finance field. Write 500-700 words on the following topics: “What compels you to study accounting, business and/or finance? What is your end goal, and how do you think you will make a difference in this field?”

Along with the essay, a transcript and one letter of recommendation is required.

Selection criteria includes:

-GPA (20%)

-Letter of recommendation (20%)

-Essay submission (60%). Originality and creativity; emotional impact; and relevance to the topic will be equally weighted.

Applications with persistent spelling or grammatical errors will not be considered.

Send your essay, transcript and letter of recommendation to submissions@xero.com



Deadline:

02/28/2015

Amount:

$5,000

Application Location:
http://www.xero.com/us/scholarship/


Zonta Club of Everett
Women in Transition Scholarship

Date Posted:03/09/2012

The Women in Transition scholarships are intended for women from Snohomish County, to assist them in furthering their education. Their goal is to help adult women whose lives have taken an unexpected turn. To be eligible for this scholarship you must be a resident of Snohomish County and have financial need. Applicant must meet the guidelines of a "displaced homemaker", someone who has been in the home and dependent on someone else's income. Must be single, separated, divorced, widowed or, if married, the spouse has become unemployed, disabled or retired. Should have a realistic career plan that would lead her to economic self-sufficiency and an educational goal to meet this plan.



Deadline:

03/01/2015

Amount:

$3,000

Application Location:
http://www.zontaeverett.org/scholarships


American Chemical Society
Scholars Program

Date Posted:07/17/2013

This scholarship is designed to encourage African American, Native American and Hispanic students planning to pursue full-time study in a chemically-related field with outstanding academic records and a desire to pursue a career in the chemical sciences can apply for an ACS Scholars Award.

The following students are eligible to apply:

High school seniors entering college and planning to pursue full-time study in a chemically-related field; College freshmen, sophomores or juniors currently pursuing or planning to pursue full-time study in a chemically related field;

 

Community college students majoring in a two-year chemical technology program or planning to transfer to a four-year school.

Please visit the link below to review the full list of eligibility requirements for this scholarship.



Deadline:

03/01/2015

Amount:

up to $5,000

Application Location:
http://portal.acs.org/portal/acs/corg/content?_nfpb=true&_pageLabel=PP_ARTICLEMAIN&node_id=1651&use_sec=false&__uuid=3f6934cc-cabf-40d8-9759-3d65b0d8346c


Air Force Aid Society
General Henry H. Arnold Education Grant Program

Date Posted:01/16/2014

Applicants must fit into one of the following categories:

1. Dependent sons and daughters of Air Force members in one of the following categories:

Active Duty, Title 10 AGR/Reserve on extended active duty, and Title 32 AGR performing full-time active duty

Retired due to length of active duty service or disability, or retired AGR/Reserve with 20+ qualifying years creditable for retired pay (all others are not eligible)

Deceased while on active duty or in retired status or the spouses of Active Duty members and Title 10 AGR/Reservists on extended active duty.

2. Eligible spouses must: Reside and attend school within the lower 48 contiguous states during the academic year

Be legally married to member at time of application and disbursement of award; or the surviving spouses of Air Force members who died while on active duty or in retired status.

Please see the website below for more details.



Deadline:

03/13/2015

Amount:

$2,000

Application Location:
http://www.afas.org/education-grants?


Ameen Rihani
Rihani Scholarship

Date Posted:07/17/2013

Applicants must be of Lebanese or other Arab descent; citizens/legal permanent residents of the United States; have attained a cumulative GPA of 3.25 on a 4.0 scale; will enter a college or university as a full-time, degree-seeking freshman in the fall of the year (students who are already in college are not eligible for an ARS award); have demonstrated leadership abilities through participation in community service, extracurricular or other activities.

Each year, an individual is selected as the ARS Recipient and will receive a one-time $1,500 (one thousand and five hundred U.S. dollars) scholarship, along with selected books from Rihani's works. This scholarship award will be applied to the fall semester of the academic year.

Please see website below for more details.



Deadline:

03/15/2015

Amount:

$1,500

Application Location:
http://www.ameenrihani.org/index.php?page=scholarship


American Advisors Group
AAG College Scholarship

Date Posted:11/18/2014

This scholarship will be awarded to a highly motivated student who is committed to making smart financial decisions and expresses an interest in learning best practices.

Applicants must answer the following question in 800 words or less:
Why is it important to save money? How does saving money relate to social, political, or environmental challenges?

Please see website for more details.



Deadline:

03/21/2015

Amount:

$1,000

Application Location:
https://www.aag.com/news/aag-college-scholarship


American Society of Civil Engineers - Seattle Section
R.H. Thomson Memorial Scholarship Program

Date Posted:12/12/2011

The R. H. Thomson Memorial Scholarship is an annual scholarship awarded by the Seattle Section each year to honor the accomplishments of R.H. Thomson. The application must be postmarked by February 15th and announcement of the recipient will be made by May 1st. The scholarship in the amount of $5,000 will be awarded for the 2014-2015 school year. The disbursement could be in one year or in four years, depending on the recipient’s college career schedule. The aim of the scholarship program is to encourage students to pursue a course of study leading to a Bachelor or a Master of Science degree in Civil Engineering or one of the specialties within the Civil Engineering discipline. It also strives to honor R. H. Thomson, a civil engineer who had a profound and lasting impact on Seattle's infrastructure.

Please see the website below for full eligibility requirements.



Deadline:

03/28/2015

Amount:

$5,000

Application Location:
http://www.seattleasce.org/careers/scholarships.html


Carrier Sales
Carrier Sales Scholarship

Date Posted:12/04/2014

Carrier Sales is offering all students an annual scholarship of $1,500. Applicants are required to write a 500-word essay on the importance of consultative selling and then summarize that essay in a video.

Please see website for more details. 



Deadline:

03/30/2015

Amount:

$1,500

Application Location:
http://carriersales.com/carrier-sales-scholarship


Hearthstone Housing Foundation
Hearthstone Housing Foundation Scholarship

Date Posted:11/18/2014

Hearthstone Housing Foundation is offering a $500 to $5,000 scholarship based on applicants financial need and determination to accomplish academic goals.

Applicants need to complete an application packet, provide a personal statement limited to one page, and provide two letters of recommendation.

Please see website for more details.



Deadline:

03/31/2015

Amount:

$500-$5,000

Application Location:
http://www.hearthstonehousing.org/#!college-applicants/c1yp1


Bank of America Private Wealth Management
Alfred G. and Elma M. Milotte Scholarship Fund

Date Posted:03/05/2012

The Milottes would invite you to apply if you: are profoundly fascinated by nature, have been a careful observer of it and have successfully expressed your observations in an artistic way that engages the everyday person; are a high school graduate or hold the G.E.D; have acceptance at a trade school, art school, two-year or four-year college or university for either undergraduate or graduate studies; have achieved a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or higher; have been a resident of the State of Washington for at least five years prior to applying.

Please see website below for more details.



Deadline:

03/31/2015

Amount:

$4,000

Application Location:
http://www.milotte.org/apply.html


Pointe Pest Control
Pointe Pest Control Scholarship

Date Posted:11/03/2014

Pointe Pest Control is offering a $750 scholarship for college freshman based on need basis.
A transcript and student aid report must be attached to the scholarship application.

Please see website for more details



Deadline:

03/31/2015

Amount:

$750

Application Location:
http://pointepest.com/washington-scholarship-application/


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