General Scholarships

Apartment List Scholarship

Apartment List is one of the fastest growing apartment rental marketplaces in the United States. As a company filled with many college grads, we know that college is an important life endeavor, but one that can be expensive. We couldn't’t have graduated without a little help along the way, and we want to give back to the future leaders of America. Therefore, we are offering a $2,500 scholarship to outstanding students who exemplify one or more of Apartment List’s core values:
  • Bold While Pragmatic
  • Endlessly Helpful
  • Making an Impact
  • Driven by Data
  • Succeeding Together
  • Forever Learning

Scholarship information and deadlines can be found here

Zumper Apartments Scholarship

Zumper apartment rental search is sponsoring a $1,000 college scholarship for outstanding students who have helped their classmates or community in a tremendous way. 

Any legal U.S. resident in high school or college who will be attending an accredited university or college in Fall 2015 is eligible to apply.

Scholarship details and how to apply can be found here

Deadlines: November 15th, 2015

CustomerBloom’s 2015 Scholarship Contest

This is a new $1,000 scholarship award open to graduate and under graduate student. The goal is to provide support to build on the collective experience of these individuals on how to implement better ways of improving business, life, and wealth! We are putting together a special scholarship contest to help inspire creativity and self-development.

Student Scholarship Details: http://www.customerbloom.com/scholarship-program/

Submit your scholarship application to: scholarship@customerbloom.com

Deadline: November 28, 2015

The McKenzie Law Firm Legacy Planning Scholarship

The McKenzie Law firm is pleased to announce their first scholarship award for students who seek to further their educational goals. Education costs have risen over the years and often the burden to pay these costs are too high for students alone. The McKenzie firm has found that planning for these costs often comes from advanced future planning on the part of the students’ parents.  The Legacy Planning Scholarship seeks to bring awareness to students about advanced financial planning and fiscal responsibility.

Scholarship criteria and requirements can be found here

Deadline: November 29, 2015

The McKenzie Law Firm Legacy Planning Scholarship

The McKenzie Law firm is pleased to announce our first scholarship award for students who seek to further their educational goals. The Legacy Planning Scholarship seeks to bring awareness to students about advanced financial planning and fiscal responsibility.

Specific application details and qualifications can be found here

Deadline: November 25th, 2015

The Sixt Rent a car Scholarship

Sixt rent a car is pleased to offer five high school seniors graduating in 2016 the opportunity to receive a $5,000 scholarship and become a Sixt scholar. The program is designed to assist high school students who plan to continue their education in college. Scholarships are offered each year for full-time study at an accredited institute of the student's choice.

Scholarship details and qualifications can be found here

Deadline: November 30, 2015

The Steven M. Sweat Annual College Scholarship Essay Competition

The Law Offices of Steven M. Sweat, APC is pleased to hold an annual college essay contest to help a current or prospective college student meet the costs associated with obtaining a degree.

Details about specific scholarship requirements and criteria can be found here

Deadline: December 1, 2015

Diet Spotlight

Diet Spotlight is offering an essay contest where students can share their ideas on the relationship between body weight and self-esteem. Four winners will be chosen, based on quality of submitted essay. Highest award is $3,000. Three additional winners will be given $1000 each. Winners will be notified and awards will be given toward the end of January 2016. Details here

Deadline: December 31st, 2015

The Infoparrot Scholarship of Academic Excellence

Infoparrot is glad to announce that it has launched its scholarship program for 2015. The winners of the scholarship will receive $1,250 for their educational expenses for the academic year. As Infoparrot believes in sharing resources, it has a strong focus on giving back to the community.

For specific requirements please visit the website here

Deadline: December 31st, 2015

National Debt Relief Scholarship

National Debt Relief will award 5 scholarships of $1,000 each to outstanding college students pursuing studies in STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) fields.

Specific scholarship details and criteria can be found here

Deadline: January 31, 2016

The PayScale Scholarship: Women in STEM

Are you a woman pursuing a degree to help you become an engineer, mathematician, software developer, researcher or another STEM job? PayScale wants to help you achieve your goals. Apply for our Women in STEM Scholarship by completing the online form below and tell us why you deserve this award.

Scholarship details and criteria can be found at http://www.payscale.com/education/scholarship
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Deadline: February 29, 2016

QuitDay Scholarship

The QuitDay scholarship is awarded to students each year who share their vision for a smoke-free world. Help make higher education smoke-free! 

Scholarship criteria and information can be found here.

Deadline: March 31, 2016

Learning Paths

LearningPath.org is dedicated to making education accessible for everyone. We offer 10 different scholarships totaling to $10,000 to help students from all backgrounds be able to achieve this goal. Find the scholarship that best fits you from the complete list below for:

Athletes, Christian Students, Online Students, Jewish students, Latino students, Women in Computer Science, African Amerian students, and Asian students.  Click here for more information.

Deadline:  See link for specific scholarship deadlines

National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE) Scholarship

The society offers a variety of NSBE and Corporate-sponsored scholarship and award opportunities to our pre-college, collegiate undergraduate and graduate student, and technical professional members. Our scholarship packages range in value from $500 to $10,500. In addition to the scholarships, we also provide access to awards which acknowledge our highest achieving members, such as the Mike Shinn Distinguished Member of the Year (male and Female) Award with a cash award of $7,500, as well as the Alumni Member and Technologist of the Year. Each of these awardees also receives a Golden Torch Award from the organization. Please note that in order to be eligible for NSBE Scholarships, applicants must: 1. be an active, paid, NSBE member 2. Submit transcripts for GPA confirmation to the World Head Quarters.

http://www.nsbe.org/Programs/Scholarships.aspx-

Deadline: N/A

Penny Stocks Lab Biannual Scholarship Contest

The Hispanic Scholarship Fund gives over 4,000 scholarships each year to students going to four-year universities, community colleges, and graduate school. Scholarship amounts range from $1,000 to $15,000. In order to be eligible, applicants must be: college bound student of all levels who are U.S. citizens or legal permanent residents. Student must have a minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA (3.3 GPA for the Gates Millennium Scholars Program) and plan to ben enrolled full-time. All majors are encouraged to apply. http://hsf.net/en/scholarships/programs/college-graduate/

Deadline: Varies depending on scholarship

United Negro College Fund (UNCF)

 UNCF manages various scholarship programs and each program has its own eligibility criteria, open/close dates and required documentation. To apply for a UNCF scholarship, you must apply through the on-line application process. Please see the website for specific scholarships and deadlines here

Deadline: Varies

Tuition Funding Sources

Tuition Funding Sources or TFS is a private service created in 1987 to help students find scholarships, student loans and other forms of financial aid to help pay for a college education. The TFS website is sponsored exclusively by Wells Fargo Bank. The TFS scholarship database is updated daily. On average, 5,000 new scholarship awards are added to the database every month in an effort to stay current with national scholarship growth rates. New and updated scholarships appear on the TFS website in real time. 

For specific scholarships and deadlines please visit the website here

Sterling Law Offices

Sterling Law Offices, S.C. is offering students the opportunity to win a $1,000 paid scholarship towards their academic goals. They believe in education and want to help curb the cost of education for students. Their hope is that this scholarship will help students continue to pursue their dream and achieve all of their goals.

Scholarship details, requirements, and deadlines can be found here

Discover Student Loans

Discover student Loans is giving away $50,000 in scholarships to high school and undergraduate students. Now through February 29, 2016, students are automatically entered to win a $2,500 scholarship when they sign up to receive helpful tips on planning and paying for college.

 

Five winners will be randomly drawn on:

June 8, 2015

September 7, 2015

December 7, 2015

March 7, 2016

Information on how to enter can be found here

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