Scholarships

Win $1500 Flavor of the Month Ice Cream Scholarship

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I know most students don’t believe this, but writing essays can be fun. Especially when writing about a topic you’re an expert on and having the potential to win money from writing about said topic. Fun, right? Unigo is offering the perfect storm, or perfect flavor for writing an essay. In celebration of July being National…

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Students Can Win $1,000 in Prizes for Book Lovers

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Book lovers rejoice! Project Ed has a few scholarship opportunities for bibliophiles. Book Word Nerds and Book Trailers offer the student the the opportunity to create a video and build a narrative around specific learning goals. The best videos win prizes, are featured across the web, and are used by teachers and students. Monetary prizes, like $1,000.…

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Win $10,000 in Create-a-Greeting-Card Scholarship Contest

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Create-a-Greeting-Card Scholarship Awards $10,000 for Winning Design If your student (ages 14+) has a great idea for a greeting card, they could win $10,000 towards college. Now that’s a card worth opening! Create-a-Greeting-Card scholarship sponsored by The Gallery Collection accepts unique, original greeting card submissions from students currently enrolled in an academic program designed to conclude…

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Win $5,000 in Proud American Essay Contest

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Proud American Essay Contest Open to High School Students As I’ve mentioned in another post, summer can be the prime time for your students to research and enter scholarship contests.  Not only do they have the chance to win funds for college, but they will stay sharp and avoid the brain drain. The Joe Foss…

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Win $1,000 College Scholarship From Bruce Lee Foundation – No Karate Needed

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Bruce Lee Foundation Offers Scholarship to Students Ages 16 and Over Here’s a pretty cool scholarship from The Bruce Lee Foundation for students ages 16 and older. They will award $1,000 to one or more students who understand, appreciate and exemplify Bruce Lee’s passion for education as well as his qualities of honest expression, forward thought,…

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CLBC Awards Scholarships to HS Seniors and College Freshmen

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Scholarship Opportunity for High School Seniors and College Freshman Here are great scholarships for both high school seniors and college freshmen! Best part? The check goes directly to the student! The California Legislative Black Caucus (CLBC) California Scholars program recognizes and rewards California college-bound high school seniors and accomplished college freshmen. The CLBC California Scholars program awards…

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Win $1000 in One United Bank Essay Contest for Kids 8 – 12

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Win $1000 in Financial Literacy Essay Contest Break out those pens and pencils or laptops, OneUnited Bank is sponsoring its fourth annual essay contest for youth between the ages of 8 – 12 years old. Your child can win a $1,000 savings account! Have them write and submit a 250 word essay about what they learned…

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Jay Z’s Foundation Offers Grants for College

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Jay Z’s Foundation Offers Grants for College, Deadline Approaching Soon! Since 2003, Jay Z (aka Shawn Carter) and his mother, Gloria, have been holding it down with the Shawn Carter Foundation. To date they have given out more than $2.9 million in scholarship funds, annual college tours, study abroad experiences, counseling initiatives, and giveback programs. They are now…

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UCLA Offers Summer Scholarships for CA High Students

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UCLA’s Summer Scholars offer full or partial scholarships for UCLA summer programs If you haven’t nailed down summer plans for your student, don’t worry, UCLA still has spaces available in a variety of summer intensives. While they tend to be pricey, UCLA offers full or partial scholarships for CA high school students enrolled in a single academic…

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Women’s Western Golf Foundation Offers $8,000 Golf Scholarship

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Fore! High school seniors can take a swing at an $8,000 golf scholarship, skill or excellence not a criterion. The Women’s Western Golf Foundation Scholarship is available to female high school seniors who plan to enter college in the fall. To be eligible for this golf scholarship you must be involved in golf, be a U.S. citizen,…

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