The information below is based solely on information provided by the scholarship donor.
There is still time to apply for some outside scholarships with later deadline dates.
Numerous scholarship opportunities can be found at www.studentscholarships.org. Awarding criteria, award amounts and deadlines vary by scholarship.
A $500 Innovation Scholarship is awarded each month to students who showcase their creativity in a new exciting way to make a positive impact - whether it’s setting a world record or becoming an activist for a worthy cause.
Currently enrolled students with a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0 (or the equivalent) should submit an essay describing their innovative project and provide supporting documentation (e.g. website, news article, letter of recommendation, etc.). All submissions are due by 11:59 pm PST on the 20th of each month.
There are no fees associated with this scholarship. The link to the scholarship is:
Entries can be received after April 1, 2016 and no later than October 31, 2016
Accredited Schools Online just put out a new guide to financial aid for minority students. The guidebook can be found here: http://www.accreditedschoolsonline.org/resources/college-scholarships-for-minority-students/
This expert-driven guide includes an extensive list of scholarships and financial aid resources available specifically for minority students. The guide also includes tips for finding and securing scholarships and other financial aid.
All students majoring (or planning to major) in logistics, business, or management can apply for this scholarship. The scholarship will award five students with a $1,000 each to the school of their choice. There are a few entry and eligibility requirements and the application, all of which can be found under the link below:
The deadline for this scholarship is April 15, 2016.
It is a merit based essay contest where winners will be selected based on the following criteria:
The deadline is April 19, 2016 and November 18, 2016
This is a $1,500 scholarship open to students and asks students to submit a 400-600 word blog post answering the following question.
'Teenagers often turn to social media as a primary news source. What are the pros and cons of relying on social media for accuracy? How does that reliance impact your research and learning methods?'
View details here: http://www.frontierinternet.com/internet-scholarship.html
The deadline is April 22, 2016
Annually, 5 recipients will be awarded $1,000 towards their education. This scholarship is for logistics majors as well as an equivalent majors such as business, business operational management, and other like majors. More information about this scholarship can be found at http://www.allied.com/scholarship
The Ovid Life Settlement Scholarship here: www.ovidlife.com/scholarship
Current GPA of 3.0 or greater on a 4.0 scale
Deadline is April 30, 2016.
This educational scholarship is located on http://www.choosehomesecurity.com/scholarships
Description: 500-word essay describing an ideal woman leader in the 21st century and how she has inspired your career aspirations.
Description: 500-word essay describing the one change in gender inequality you would like to see in your lifetime and why. URL: http://marylandcriminallaws.com/scholarship.html
The April Cockerham DREAM Act Scholarship URL: http://thevisafirm.com/scholarship/
The Thomas Soldan Healthy Communities Scholarship URL: http://virginialawfirm.net/#scholarship
Michael Kiely Strong Roots Scholarship URL: http://virginiacriminallawyernow.com/2016-scholarship.html
Tatiana Mendez Future Resources Scholarship URL: http://criminallawsvirginia.com/scholarship.html
Seth Okin Good Deeds Scholarship URL: http://criminallawyermaryland.net/good-deeds-scholarship.html
The Ed Tayter Outstanding Citizen Scholarship URL: http://mdcriminalattorney.net/scholarship.html
SchoolTutoring Academy College Scholarship - $500
This is a scholarship for continuing education/graduate students.
It will be awarded to five students with $1,000. All of our scholarship details can be seen at http://www.cashstore.com/scholarship. Please note, the online application form is not present on our webpage but will be ready for applicants on May 10th.
The Cameron Impact Scholarship will be awarded annually to approximately ten high-school seniors. This four-year merit-based scholarship is intended to cover the full 'educational expenses' at the recipient's chosen collegiate institution (estimated to be between $20,000-$50,000 per annum). Recipients have complete freedom in the choice of their school and area of study, however, a stated goal of public service will be strongly considered. They are currently accepting applications for the scholarship in two stages, with an early submission deadline of May 27th, 2016, and the second opportunity due September 15th, 2016.
The Cameron Impact Scholarship is a merit-based undergraduate scholarship for incomparable individuals who have the ability to make real, tangible contributions to their families, friends, and the greater society. To be eligible, a candidate must:
Visit the website www.bryancameroneducationfoundation.org to find more information.
Amount of Award: $1,000
Deadline: May 31, 2016
Our only requirement is that you should be a current high school/college/university student
This $1500 scholarship is offered twice a year to three students who are going to school while caring for an aging relative. The deadline is May 31, 2016. The web site is:
The deadline is May 31, 2016
The deadline is June 1, 2016
Deadline: June 15, 2016
This will be a $500 award to the most proficient participant. Requirements are: - Write a 750 word essay describing what “personal service” is and ways it can be implemented in a modern accommodation businesses. - Prove a thoroughness of thought, a creative approach and correct spelling and grammar. - Highlight an image of hospitality service true to the values of personal contact, while supporting claims with evidence.
The deadline is June 19, 2016.
HotelsCheap.org is awarding a need-based scholarship of $1,500 to college students. We at Hotelscheap understand that financing education can be difficult; as a result we would like to lend a hand.
Our scholarships are offered each Fall and Spring semester. To be eligible for it, the applicant should be:
To apply for the scholarship, he or she must answer four personal, open-ended, and thought-provoking questions. The students whose responses are the most persuasive, compelling, and well-written, as judged by our executive management team will be considered finalists.
For more information, please feel free to visit our Scholarship page:
George Zimmerman vs. The State of Florida was the prosecution of George Zimmerman. He was charged with second-degree murder that started from the shooting of Trayvon Martin. The jury found in George Zimmerman's case that the evidence did not prove him guilty beyond a reasonable doubt for killing Trayvon Martin even though Zimmerman racially profiled Martin. Because this was such an astonishing case, we want to offer a $3,500 scholarship to the student who creates the best essay addressing whether justice was served or miscarried in the case of George Zimmerman vs. The State of Florida.
Once you have created your essay, send your essay to firstname.lastname@example.org or mail essay to:
Law Offices of Adam D. Perlmutter, P.C.
260 Madison Ave, Suite 1800
New York, NY 10016
CenturyLinkQuote.com has created a School Pride Scholarship asking students across the United States to write about how their college has or will specifically contribute to their career path. The most inspirational story will be awarded a $1000 scholarship.
You can learn more about the scholarship, including guidelines here: http://www.centurylinkquote.com/scholarship
The Campus Explorer Exclusive Scholarship (https://www.campusexplorer.com/campus-explorer-scholarships/) is a monthly $1,000 giveaway, designed to help students pay for their higher-education expenses. Every month, Campus Explorer will announce a new scholarship – and a new way to win. A winner will be randomly selected from the entrants.
The contest is open to legal residents of the United States and the District of Columbia who are at least 16 years old at the time of entry. Students must be enrolled in college for the current or following term, and are required to provide proof of enrollment.
At Campus Explorer, we believe everyone deserves a fulfilling education. Visit CampusExplorer.com for free college planning tools, tips and advice on paying for college and career information.
Offered to college bound students as well as current college students, up to the junior level. Here is the link to the scholarship: www.wyzant.com/Scholarships/.
The scholarship is available to all current and prospective college students. The description is how teachers can better utilize social media in the classroom. The amount of the scholarship is $1,000. For the application go to: http://www.localinternetservice.com/scholarship
This law firm is currently offering a scholarship to the students of Buena Vista University. It is offered twice a year, each time for $1000 and it is for any student wishing to pursue a career in the legal field. This includes future attorneys, paralegals, forensic scientists, detectives, and police officers. Deadline for first cycle is June 1, 2016 and deadline for second cycle is December 1, 2016. The application and more information can be accessed by going to http://www.losangelespersonalinjurylawyers.co/ and clicking on "click here to download our scholarship app" on the right side of the page.
Cyber Security is offering a scholarship to students starting this Spring semester. Please click on the link to the scholarship page to review:
SeniorCare.com has officially announced our new $1500 Aging Matters Scholarship which we will award to one incoming or existing college student each year. All incoming freshman or existing undergraduate or graduate students in good academic standing are eligible to apply.
Application and Information:
All applicants can get more information and apply online at this address:
Application Deadline: May 15th, 2016
SeniorCare.com wants to bring more awareness to the key issues we face as an aging population. We will be awarding an annual college scholarship to an individual that best demonstrates to us why "Aging Matters" to them. We are excited to announce the SeniorCare.com Aging Matters Scholarship. A $1500 scholarship will be given annually to a selected college student that currently cares for an aging loved one, works within the senior community, or intends to pursue a career that will have an impact on the elder population.
Any existing student (or incoming freshman), in good academic standing, at a 2 or 4 year accredited college can apply for this scholarship. The recipient will demonstrate a unique and admirable understanding and desire to show us that "Aging Matters" to them.
Iowa Student Loan® offers $1,000 scholarships for two high school seniors who plan to come to college in Iowa and currently reside in one of the surrounding states. Registration for the Come 2 Iowa Senior Scholarship is open now.
This no-purchase-required scholarship is open to legal U.S. residents who:
To qualify, students must:
The scholarships will be awarded to the top scorers on the assessment. In case of a tie among top scorers, tied students may be asked to write a short essay.
(NEW) $1500 Deadline: May 1st, 2016
(NEW) $1000 Deadline: May 15, 2016
(NEW) $1000 Deadline: May 20, 2016
The creators of the “Student Award Search Aid” website are offering a scholarship for 2016.
Please visit our website at http://www.studentawardsearch.com/scholarships.htm to read about us and to apply for our scholarship. While you’re there, please browse through the rest of the site to learn more about applying for scholarships.
Our website was developed solely for the purpose of helping students locate and apply for scholarships. We are trying to improve the students’ chances for success. The site is free and we charge nothing for the information or the application.
The deadline for applications is May 23, 2016
Amount of Scholarship: $1,000
Scholarship prizes ranging from $500-$2,500
When: Open now to May 31, 2016
Where: Students can apply and find out more information here: http://www.cottageinn.com/cottage-inn-scholarship/ These are one-time gifts for the winners and open to any major or planned area of study.
The deadline is May 31, 2016
The web site is:
LosAngelesDUIAttorney.com is proud of the work they do connecting drivers with the top DUI lawyers in California. But we believe it’s just as important to nourish the next generation of leaders and professionals—and they want to do that where it matters most. Many of them involved in the site have seen firsthand how diabetes can change a life. Often, it comes without warning and it can radically alter how a person lives from day to day. But they also believe that diabetes should not be an impediment to pursuing your dreams. They want to help a student with diabetes complete their college education and launch their career. That’s why they are delighted to introduce the first-ever Los Angeles DUI Attorney Diabetes Scholarship. The $1,000 Scholarship will be awarded to both undergraduate and graduate students who have been diagnosed with any type of diabetes and carry a 3.0 GPA.
The deadline is June 15, 2016
The deadline is May 15, 2016
Detailed information about the scholarship contest is listed on the page: http://www.application.careers/scholarship
The deadline is May 15, 2016
This is a new scholarship contest available to all minority and female high school and college students.
The deadline is June 15, 2016
Information regarding the contest can be found here: https://www.techchecks.net/techchecks-business-leadership-scholarship
EssaysCapital Writing Contest: http://www.essayscapital.com/essay-writing-contest/
EssaysCapital announces an international essay writing contest for everyone who's willing to showcase superb skills in creative and critical thinking. This is the best chance to get recognition for a talent. The deadline is June 25, 2016.
The deadline is July 1st, 2016
The deadline is July 1, 2016
The link is: http://www.wisefoodstorage.com/scholarship
Deadline: July 1, 2016
Description: 500-word letter of intent that describes the applicants leadership and dedication to the community.
The website link and application process are found at http://www.wieandlaw.com/wieand-legal-scholarship-fall-2016/. The deadline is July 1, 2016.
This scholarship is a $1,000 award plus an opportunity with the firm.
The goal of the scholarship is to get students thinking about ways they can help shape our future criminal justice system. The link to the scholarship with all of the details. http://www.anellixavier.com/scholarship. The deadline is July 1, 2016.
Description: 1000-word essay responding to one of the prompts on the scholarship site.
Description: 750-word statement describing significant challenges people with disabilities face while also outlining some practicable public policies that will help address these problems.
This is a $1,000 scholarship.
150 word essay. Creativity wins. No GPA requirements. Open to all students. Application and details: http://www.birthlaw.com/34.html
Submissions are accepted January 1 through September 1 annually.
This is a scholarship to help generate new ideas and fresh perspectives in the field of digital media. The deadline is October 31, 2016.
The web site explaining the scholarship and a little more about the organization can be found at:
Lumity is excited to sponsor the 2016 Health Care and Science Scholarship to currently enrolled college students participating in educational programs involving Health Care, Dermatology, Nutrition or Science.
The scholarship awards:
The Health Care and Science Scholarship will be accepting applications from current students attending an accredited college or university in the United States. Any student interested in participating must submit a copy of their current transcript as well as an answer to the essay question provided. Applicants will be judged on their academic merits and the content of the application essay they provide.
Registration page and information:
Socius Marketing, Inc. is excited to announce our first scholarship opportunity for undergraduate students. Here is where students can apply: http://www.sociusmarketing.com/scholarship/
To be eligible, applicant must have a minimum 3.5 cumulative GPA and submit a 1,000 – 1,500 word essay entitled “Digital Marketing Scholarship”. Student must be a U.S. undergraduate seeking a degree in marketing, business, advertising, or related field.
The essay must answer the following: We’ve seen marketing evolve from traditional print and tv/radio ads, to a digital world full of social media pages and mobile-friendly websites. What do you think might be the next innovative approach in marketing for businesses?
Study.com provides 10 different Academic Scholarships totaling $5,500 to students who are pursuing higher education. Our goal with the scholarships is to help alleviate the rising cost of college. The web site for this scholarship is:
This is a fun scholarship opportunity for students. All the students need to do is tell us why they love Buena Vista University and twice a year we will award a $500 scholarship. Our scholarship is open to anyone currently enrolled. ABODO is all about helping students find the perfect place to live so we figured we would try and give back to our users. Requirements and eligibility can be found at http://www.abodo.com/scholarship .
Each month CompareCards will award $2,500 to any qualifying college (or college bound) student in need who can answer a tricky trivia question. Using their best pop culture and math skills, and probably a bit of help from Professor Google, students should be able to answer a series of questions to arrive at a final answer in no time!
After the submission deadline, CompareCards will gather all the correct answers and a tiebreaker question will be emailed, with a link to submit the answer. Students who submit the correct tiebreaker answer will be entered into a random drawing and one winner will be selected. The deadline for each month is the 14th and the new trivia question will be posted on the 15th of every month.
TheHealthy.com is offering a $500 scholarships to incoming college freshman.
More information about this scholarship can be found at: TheHealthy.com Scholarship
HubShout, a digital marketing and white label SEO agency, gives out scholarships each year to the next generation of marketing professionals.
We will be awarding two $1,000 scholarships. One is awarded in the fall and one in the spring. The application deadlines are November 1st and March 1st, with the winners being announced on November 14th and March 14th.
Students must have at least one year of college to apply as well as a minimum GPA of 3.0. The scholarships go to the strongest candidates who are passionate about internet marketing.
More information about the scholarship can be found at: http://hubshout.com/?p=Scholarship
James "Rhio" O'Connor Memorial Scholarship Fund
Essay: 700 to 1500 words
Deadline: Awarded Monthly ten times per year
Open to current students.
For students who have volunteered for a senior non-profit or who have acted as caregiver to an adult relative:
https://www.senioradvice.com/scholarships (for full details)
These are $1,000 scholarships. The deadline is July 15, 2016.
The deadline is July 15, 2016
This is a $2500 merit-based scholarship. Current students at your institution are eligible for the award of this scholarship money.
Full details are posted on our website: https://www.urbanmattress.com/scholarship
The deadline is July 31, 2016
This scholarship is merit based, requires an essay submission, and two winning applicants will receive $1,000 dollars towards their costs of education. All of the application details and the 2016 essay question are available on our website at http://custodyxchange.com/scholarships/. The deadline is July 31, 2016
The deadline is July 31, 2016
More information about the scholarship can be found at: http://www.burunsuzyanlaw.com/Scholarship.shtml
The deadline is August 1, 2016
Tent.net is offering a $500 scholarship to incoming college freshman and college graduates who plan to further their education.
The deadline is August 1, 2016
You can see more information about our scholarship at: http://www.tent.net/scholarship/
The 2015-2016 Fountains Scholarship Award
Deadline: August 1, 2016
The deadline is August 1, 2016
The link to this annual scholarship is: Legal scholarship Brief description: $1000 Award 2. Requirements, write a 750 word essay based on the following question: "What motivates you to study and ultimately practice law? What impact do you hope to have on the community around you?" The deadline is August 15th.
The Home Design Scholarship is a scholarship in the amount of $750 and is based on essay submission. A 750 word essay is needed that highlights an original idea that makes a home more energy efficient, cost-effective, and comfortable. All applications are due by August 16, 2016.
This scholarship is for $1,500.
In order to apply for the scholarship, students should submit an essay between 500 and 1,000 words, addressing the following topic:
Describe what safety precautions and traffic laws should be emphasized in order to prevent some of the millions of car accidents and other motor vehicle accidents every year, and how you would plan to educate the public on the importance of these precautions and laws.
A brief paragraph describing the school program you are attending or are planning to attend should also be included.
This scholarship is open to students pursuing degrees or majors in any field.
More in-depth information regarding this scholarship may be found at http://www.phillyinjurylawyer.com/scholarship/.
The deadline for this scholarship is August 16, 2016.
The deadline is August 31, 2016
Information and the application can be found at the web site: http://www.formsbirds.com/scholarship.
The deadline is September 1, 2016
Description: 1000-word essay responding to the prompt on the scholarship site.
Please find below information about how students can enter:
Keating Dental Arts: http://www.keatingdentalarts.com/scholarship_program/
This is a $1,000 scholarship. Preference is given to third and fourth year students in the arts, music, conservation and environmental related degree programs. The deadline is November 1, 2016. The web site to apply is:
The High Achievers scholarship will award $5000 to assist in students their tuition fees. The details of the scholarship can be found below. The deadline is November 14, 2016.
Harrington Law, a Los Angeles Injury Firm will award a $1000 scholarship to a highly motivated current freshman, sophomore or junior who has been personally affected by an injury accident. This scholarship is being offered to help cover school-related expenses for undergrads.
The student should be able to thoughtfully express in 800 words or less how they have been personally impacted by an accident that has happened to them or a loved one, and how they are committed to overcome the circumstance by continuing their education. The deadline is December 1, 2016
For specific details, deadlines, and requirements, visit the site:
Deadline: December 1, 2016
This is a $1000 scholarship opportunity for current and upcoming Buena Vista University students. The deadline is December 1, 2016.
The scholarship is a simple 800-word essay expressing how mobile devices improve their lifestyle. For all specifics go to:
American Classic Homes will award a $1000 scholarship to a highly creative and motivated student who can tell us with an image and 200 words or less what home means to them.
$1000 will be awarded to one of the Instagram or Facebook followers in January 2017 who shares a photo and status with 200 words or less of what home means to them. To be eligible the student must include the hashtag WhatHomeMeansToMe (not counted as part of your 200 words) and tag American Classic Homes. You do not need to submit to both platforms. The deadline is December 1, 2016.
For specific details, deadlines, and requirements, visit the site below:
Deadline: December 1, 2016
Deadline: December 1, 2016
This scholarship is being $1000 each year to the student who will make the biggest contribution to public health and wellbeing after graduating.
More information about the scholarship can be found here: http://www.artofwellbeing.com/scholarship/
The deadline is December 31 of each year.
This scholarship is awarded in the amount of $1000 annually to the student we think will bring real change to America. The money is intended to help facilitate their agenda. You can read all about the scholarship, including entry requirements, here: https://geediting.com/about/scholarship-program/
The deadline is December 31, 2016
The Zebra’s Iowa Tour Guide Scholarship is a video contest open to all students. The full details are at the web site: https://www.thezebra.com/iowa-car-insurance/#scholarship. The winning submission will be selected based on creativity in the content and presentation and the winner will be awarded $1,000. The deadline is December 31, 2016.
This is an essay contest where students can share their ideas on The Affordable Care Act (Obamacare). The application deadline is December 31, 2016 and four awards will be given – one for $3,000 and three for $1,000.
**There is no fee of any kind in the application process**
For full details about our scholarship program, please visit us at: http://www.dietspotlight.com/scholarship/
Deadline: January 1, 2017
GoAbroad.com, the leading resource for meaningful travel and international education provides a range of resources and tools for students interested in international programs, from help in selecting a program to how to best utilize their experience when they return home.
The Scholarships Directory is www.goabroad.com/scholarships-abroad for more information.
Scholarships with Expired Deadlines
(or deadline not known - some may be available in future years)
The Carver Scholarship application is now available at www.carvertrust.org for current college sophomores that will reach junior status for the fall semester of the 2016-17 school year. Applicants must have graduated from an accredited high school in Iowa or have been a resident of Iowa for at least five consecutive years immediately prior to application. Students must present evidence of unusual social and/or other barriers to attending college full time and must demonstrate need by completing the FAFSA by March 1, 2016. A minimum 2.8 CGPA is required. One student will be selected to receive this expected $7,600 award at Buena Vista for the 2016-17 school year.
Through the generosity of the Westmar College Endowment Board of Trustees, the Westmar Scholarship Program was permanently endowed. The Westmar Friends and Alumni Association and the Westmar Student Association have added funds to the endowment. Scholarships are awarded annually to the best qualified students according to academic merit, commitment to community service and leadership qualities. First consideration will be given to students who are currently residents of northwest Iowa and have a Westmar connection such as alumni, former staff and former faculty of Westmar as well as their children and grandchildren. Second consideration will be given to students who are residents of LeMars; and third consideration will go to students who have Westmar connections such as alumni, former staff and former faculty of Westmar as well as their children and grandchildren. This program will sustain a sense of Westmar's ongoing presence in the educational life of the state of Iowa. Go to: http://iowacollegefoundation.org/students_westmar_end_app.html
Application materials and official transcripts must be received by the Iowa College Foundation by April 1, 2015.
Giva, Inc., a technology company located in Silicon Valley, is excited to offer its annual $1,000 student scholarship! Giva's corporate student scholarship and grant award is for anyone attending a college or university and is aimed at assisting undergraduate or graduate students further their education. There is no specific course of study or major required.
Eligibility: All students, regardless of major, currently attending a college or university degree program either full or part-time are eligible and encouraged to apply. The award is for school tuition so the scholarship check will be written out to the student's educational institution. Giva employees, family relatives and vendors are not eligible.
Requirements: All eligible students will be required to compose a thoughtful essay between 500 – 1,000 words answering the question: “How will you use your talents and education to make the world a better place for future generations? What are your career and personal goals and why?" Award winners are required to perform some community service volunteer work.
Essay Submission Deadline: December 1 of each year
Scholarship Award Date: By January 31 of each year
Click here for more information and to download an application.
The 2013 Robert D. Blue Scholarship application is now available online at www.rdblue.org. Students whom wish to apply for the scholarship are required to complete the application online at www.rdblue.org.
The Robert D. Blue scholarship is made possible by the Iowa Centennial Memorial Foundation. Any Iowa student who plans to attend an Iowa college or university is eligible for this award. Applicants are expected to demonstrate literary and scholastic ability; exhibit qualities of truth, courage, and fellowship; and display moral force of character. The deadline for submission is May 10, 2013.
More information about the Robert D. Blue Scholarship is available at www.rdblue.org.
Iowa Hospital Education and Research Foundation Scholarships are available in amounts of $3500.
The goal of this program is to fill healthcare positions that currently have a significant number of openings across Iowa. Selected students must be willing to commit to working one year in an Iowa hospital. Applications are available at: www.iowahospitalscholarships.org for students enrolled in majors related to healthcare (a list is available on the application), including social work.
All portions of the application form must be submitted by March 30, 2016. Recipients will be announced after May 1st.
A $1,000 academic award will be given to a student pursuing a degree in these areas.
A $500 award will be given to a student pursuing in a degree in these areas.
A $500 award will be given to a student pursuing a BA.
$500 available to a student completing an online degree program.
Forty $1,000 scholarships will be awarded in a random drawing. Program runs October through March. Apply online at https://www.usbank.com/community/financial-education/scholarship-application-form.htm
Applications are now being taken for the Iowa Braille School's McGregor Scholarship. We anticipate awarding up to $60,000 per year. The McGregor Scholarship Program is for students who are blind or visually impaired and meet the following eligibility requirements:
Applications are available in the Office of Financial Assistance.
The United States Navy Armed Forces Health Professions Scholarship Program is available to students who are seeking enrollment into a medical school in the area of Medicine/Dentistry/Optometry. The scholarship offers full tuition plus a monthly income. Call 1-888-724-2100 for more information and for an application.
Accountemps/American Institute of Certified Public Accounts (AICPA) Scholarship Program is offering the following:
Accountemps/AICPA Scholarship - two $2,500 scholarships available to student affiliate members pursuing studies in accounting. Eligible students must have a declared major in accounting, finance or information systems and must have a CGPA of 3.0 or better with 30 or more earned hours, 6 of which must be in accounting.
For more information on each of these, please call: 212-596-6224.
Awards are available to both male and female students who are residents of Canada or the USA. A minimum CGPA of 2.7 is required. Selected students will receive up to $3,000. To receive an application, students should send a stamped, self-addressed envelope to: John Gyles Education Awards, Attention: The Secretary, PO Box 4808, 712 Riverside Drive, Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada E3B 5G4.
This is a LOAN program available to Iowa residents and may be extended to out-of-state students attending an Iowa college/university. Applicants must show financial need and have completed at least one year of college. A transcript must be submitted to show evidence of further academic success (sophomores must have a 2.75 CGPA and juniors, seniors and graduate students must have a 2.5 CGPA. Three character references need to be submitted as well. Student may borrow up to $2000/year up to an aggregate total of $6,000. Principal payments need not be made until the loan recipient's education is completed or discontinued. Current interest rate is 6% per year and payments should be made in semi-annual installments. If interested in applying, please contact the following address: Iowa Scottish Rite Masonic Educational Fund, Office of Secretary-Treasurer, 316 E. College Street, Iowa City, IA 52240.
Please see us for information on the educational benefits (loan repayment) for students who enter the military after graduation.
Graduate students, postdocs, research administrators, or faculty members can log onto this free site to learn about the latest funding opportunities: http://www.grantsnet.org/
Deadline: 1 winner will be awarded annually.
You can access the following web sites to receive information, free of charge, on searching for other outside scholarships. We do not guarantee the validity of the information you may find on these sites and students should use at their own discretion.
For more unusual scholarships: