All students who will be attending classes EFAL quarter and beyond will need to complete the 2010-2011 FAFSA. If you have completed your 2009 taxes; next year’s FAFSA is available online: www.fafsa.ed.gov .
Behind the Oval Scholarship Contest
Provided By: Ford Blue Oval Scholars
Deadline: April 09, 2010
Type of Award: Scholarship
Awards Available: Unspecified
The Heart Behind the Oval Scholarship Contest is open to graduating high school seniors and current college students. To enter, you must submit an essay that answers the question: “What is your heart behind?”
Ten semi- finalists will be selected to win an ULTRA HD FLIP Cam for their outstanding efforts. The semi- finalists will then use their new FLIP Cam to produce a 3- minute video illustrating their essay. Please visit the sponsor’s Web site for additional information.
Scholarship Spotlight: Paul Goodman Essay Contest
The Paul Goodman Essay Contest, sponsored by Dissent Magazine and JSL Films, is granting one lucky winner a $1,000 cash prize and two runners-up with $250.
Applicants must write an essay, 1,000-3,000 words long, on the topic “what is one of the pressing social and political issues of our time, and how would you address it?”
Essays should be sent in PDF or DOC format to firstname.lastname@example.org by May 1, 2010.
Paul Goodman was a poet, a writer and a thinker. The essay contest is in conjunction with a new documentary film by Dissent Magazine and JSL Films called “Paul Goodman Changed My Life.”
For more information on Paul Goodman, the film and the essay contest check out the website.
- Provided By: Dissent Magazine
- Deadline: May 01, 2010
- Type of Award: Scholarship
- Amount: $1,000
- Awards Available: Unspecified
- Description: The Paul Goodman Essay Contest is available to college students. You must write an essay on what is one of the pressing social and political issues of our time and how you would address it.
- Applicable Majors: All Fields of Study
- Additional Information: Please visit the sponsor’s Web site for additional information.
Scholarship Spotlight: Six Flags Friends Scholarship
DoSomething.org and Six Flags are giving away six $1,500 college scholarships. Scholarship money will go directly to the college or university the winner is enrolled in. If the winner is not yet enrolled in a school, the money will be held until the winner chooses a school.
Scholarships will be given to young leaders who are taking action to make a difference in their communities. This could be past, current or planned action on a local or global level. The applicant’s passion, commitment and proven leadership skills will also be taken into account.
Applicants must create a project post on DoSomething.org detailing their current or past volunteer efforts and submit a letter of recommendation from a non-family member. Applicants must be 25 years old or under and be a U.S. or Canadian citizen.
Provided By: Do Something
Deadline: April 30, 2010
Type of Award: Scholarship
Awards Available: 6
Applicable Majors: All Fields of Study
Additional Information: If you have any questions, please email Amanda at email@example.com.