The Horatio Alger Scholarship rewards students who posses the character to succeed in life. The scholarship helps students overcome the financial barriers of pursuing higher education. To qualify you must have at least a 2.9 GPA and require financial assistance to go to college. To learn more and apply, visit scholars.horatioalger.org.
Deadline: October 25, 2015
(Referenced from Horatio Alger Flyer)
AES Engineering Solutions offers scholarship opportunities to motivated students interested in furthering their education.
AES Engineering Solutions believes that achieving a high grade point average should not be the only criteria for determining who deserves to be helped. For that reason AES Engineering Solutions offers a scholarship that will be awarded on the basis of character, as determined by evaluated the essays that are submitted.
Scholarships are intended for future leaders across a wide spectrum of fields of study. This award is available to high school seniors and all students attending a post secondary instution.
Students are not required to be taking Engineering courses to be eligible for the scholarship.
How to Apply:
Students must submit an essay of 500 to 1000 words in answer to the following question:
When you look back on your life in 30 years, what would it take for you to consider your life successful? What relationships or accomplishments will be important on this journey?
Submit your essay to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Award Amount: $500
Deadline for Entry: October 7, 2015
(Referenced from AES Engineering Solutions)
The BMW Scholars Program allows students who are in manufacturing-related degree programs to attend class full time at local two year community colleges while working part-time hours at BMW Manufacturing Co., LLC.
This allows students to further their education while gaining valuable experience in a high teach manufacturing environment and become potential candidates for full time positions at BMW Manufacturing Co. LLC.
BMW provides tuition assistance, each semester, while the student is enrolled full time and actively participating in the Scholars Program.
(Referenced from BMW Manufacturing)
BMW Scholars Program at Greenville Technical College
Greenville Technical college partners with BMW to offer the BMW Scholars Program. Recruitment occurs in the Spring and students who are selected begin work at BMW just before the beginning of the Fall semester.
Students must also have:
For more information visit the BMW Scholars Program at Greenville Technical College web page.
(Referenced from Greenville Technical College: BMW Scholars Program)
Here are some scholarships I found on Fastweb.com with deadlines of August 31. Click on the scholarship name to find out more information. If you have not signed up for a FastWeb account, get registered today!
Noodle - High School Scholarship - $1,000
The Zebra Safe Driver Scholarship - $500
Do Something Anti-Texting Scholarship - $10,000
Do Something Anti-Bully Scholarship - $5,000
Do Something Anti-Smoking Scholarship - $2,000
FastWeb Refer a Friend - $500
ARTBA Student Transportation Video Contest - $500
Path to Success Scholarship - $1,000
The Coca-Cola Scholars Program Scholarship is an achievement based scholarship awarded to graduating high school seniors each year. Students are recognized for their capacity to lead and serve, and their commitment to making a significant impact on their schools and communities. With the 27th class in 2015, the Foundation has provided over 5,550 Coca-Cola Scholars with more than $56 million in educational support. 150 Coca-Cola Scholars are selected each year to receive this $20,000 scholarship.
Applicants may not:
(Resources: Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation)
For more information and to apply visit the Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation web site. Applications are open now and due October 31.
The Frederick Douglass Scholarship program is to be a premier academic community for American Unviersity's most ambitious student and alumni leaders dedicated to excellence, social justice, and sustainable advancement of under resourced communities.
The Frederick Douglass Scholarship provides full tuition, fees, books, room, and board. It is renewable for a total of fours years of undergraduate student, provided the student maintains a minimum cumulative 3.2 GPA. Students applying as freshmen who would like to be considered for the scholarship must complete the Frederick Douglass Scholarship Program application by January 15. Preference will be given to first generation students as well as those committed to working in communities of color in the United States. While we encourage applications from all ambitious, well rounded students, the most competitive applications will have a minimum:
(Resourced: American University, Frederick Douglass Scholarship Program)
For more information please visit the Frederick Douglass Scholarship Program web site.
The Park Scholarships program was developed to bring exceptional students to North Carolina State University based on outstanding accomplishments and potential scholarship, leadership, service, and character. The program develops and supports Park Scholars in these areas, preparing them for lifelong contributions to the campus, state, nation, and world.
Approximately 35 scholarships will be awarded this year to outstanding high school seniors for undergraduate study in any discipline at NC State. (NC State Park Scholarship Program)
The Park Scholarship provides:
For more information please visit NC State Park Scholarships homepage.
CERRA - South Carolina provides teaching fellowships for up to 200 students each year (or as determined by funding from the General Assembly). Teaching fellows participate in enrichment programs at a Teacher Fellows institution, participate in professional development and leadership opportunities, partner with communities and businesses, and receive up to $6000 fellowship annually for four years as long as they are in the process of completing a degree leading to teacher licensure and meet the criteria to continue in the program. A Fellow must agree to teach in a South Carolina public school for one year for each year he/she receives loan monies.
Attachment: CERRA Teaching Fellows (page 1) CERRA Teaching Fellows_(page 2)
The QuestBridge National College match is a college and scholarship application process that helps outstanding low-income high school seniors gain admission and full four year scholarships to the nation's most selective colleges.
If you are a student who has achieved academic excellence in the face of economic challenges, we encourage you to apply to the National College Match. QuestBridge's partner colleges offer generous financial aid packages that cover 100% of demonstrated financial need, making them very affodable for low income students.
Applications are due Monday, September 28th at 11:59 pm Pacific Time.
For more information visit QuestBridge.
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