Scholarship opportunities from the Financial Aid office!

“Fuel Your Dreams” Scholarship

Provided By: 24 Seven Nutrition

Deadline: May 31, 2011

Type of Award: Scholarship

Amount: $1000

Awards Available: 1

Website: http://24sevenenergy.com/scholarship/

Description: The “Fuel Your Dreams” Scholarship is available to high school and college students who are legal residents of the U.S. To be considered you must describe, in 250 words or less, how $1,000 will help you accomplish your dream.

Applicable Majors: All Fields of Study

Additional Information: Please visit the sponsor’s Web site for additional information.

 

 

College Prowler $2,000 No Essay Scholarship

Provided By: College Prowler

Deadline: May 31, 2011

Type of Award: Promotion

Amount: $2000

Awards Available: Unspecified

Website: https://collegeprowler.com/scholarship/apply.aspx?source=fw

Description: We know you are busy and we know that times are tough. That is why we decided to create the easiest possible scholarship to give something back to students. Students can use the money to help cover tuition, housing, meal plans, books, computers, or any education-related expenses. The scholarship is open to all high school and college students and those planning to enroll in the next 12 months.

Applicable Majors: All Fields of Study

Additional Information: Please visit the sponsor’s Web site for additional information.

 

 

Philanthro Scholarship

Provided By: Philanthro Productions

Deadline: May 31, 2011

Type of Award: Other

Amount: $1000

Awards Available: Unspecified

Website: http://www.philanthroproductions.org/value/leadership-professional-development/

Description: The Philanthro Scholarship is available to high school seniors and undergraduate students. You must demonstrate success in academics, community involvement, and organization leadership to be considered for this award.

Applicable Majors: All Fields of Study

Additional Information: Please visit the sponsor’s Web site for additional information.

 

AFSA Second Chance Scholarship Contest

Provided By: American Fire Sprinkler Association (AFSA)

Deadline: August 24, 2011

Type of Award: Contest

Amount: $1000

Awards Available: 5

Website: http://www.afsascholarship.org

Description: The AFSA Second Chance Scholarship Contest is open to students pursuing a college degree or trade school education. You must read the “Fire Sprinkler Essay” then take a ten – question multiple choice test to be eligible for this award. For each question answered incorrectly, you will be given one more chance at the end of the exam to answer those questions correctly. A total of five entries into the drawing is possible if you answer all ten questions correctly.

Applicable Majors: All Fields of Study

Additional Information: Please visit the Web site provided for additional information.

 

Disney/ABC Television Writing Fellowship

Provided By: Walt Disney Studios and ABC Entertainment

Deadline: June 01, 2011

Type of Award: Fellowship

Amount: $50000

Awards Available: Unspecified

Website: http://www.abctalentdevelopment.com/index.html

Description: The Disney/ ABC Television Writing Fellowship is open to all aspiring writers at least 21 years of age, including those with Writers Guild of America (WGA/ west or WGA/ east) credits. Writers will work full- time developing their craft with the Disney/ ABC Television Group. No previous professional writing experience is necessary, but strong spec script writing samples are required. This fellowship is located in Los Angeles, California.

Applicable Majors: All Fields of Study

Additional Information: Please visit the sponsor’s Web site for additional information.

 

Platt Family Scholarship Prize Essay Contest

Provided By: Lincoln Forum

Deadline: July 31, 2011

Type of Award: Essay Contest

Amount: $1500

Awards Available: 3

Website: http://www.thelincolnforum.org/scholarship-essay-contest.php

Description: The Platt Family Scholarship Prize Essay Contest is open to full- time undergraduate students enrolled in an American college or university. You must write an essay between 1,500 and 5,000 words on the topic, “Lincoln the War President” to be eligible for this award. Complete details and topic prompt are on the sponsor’s web site.

Applicable Majors: All Fields of Study

Additional Information: Please visit the sponsor’s Web site for additional information.

 

LiveCitizen Scholarship Competition

Provided By: Advanced Video Communications

Deadline: June 07, 2011

Type of Award: Contest

Amount: $2500

Awards Available: 1

Website: http://www.livecitizen.com/scholarship/

Description: The LiveCitizen Scholarship Competition is open to students, ages 16 and older, who are enrolled or plan to enroll in an accredited post – secondary institution of higher learning. To be considered, you must submit a one to two minute video and a 200 – 300 – word essay answering the question “Who was the best president ever, and why?” Once the video and essay are uploaded, the videos will be voted on. The top five most voted videos will then be sent to LiveCitizen staff to decide a winner.

Applicable Majors: All Fields of Study

Additional Information: The second and third runners up will receive an Amazon Kindle. Please visit the sponsor’s Web site for additional information.

 

Big Dig Scholarship

Provided By: Antique Trade

Deadline: June 01, 2011

Type of Award: Scholarship

Amount: $3000

Awards Available: Unspecified

Website: http://www.antiquetrader.tv/studentscholarship.php

Description: The Big Dig Scholarship is available to high school seniors and college freshmen and sophomores. To be considered, you must submit an essay between 500 and 1000 words that addresses the following issue: “In 200 years, one of your relatives is going to be digging in what is now your backyard. They are going to find something that you buried in 2011 and it is going to put any financial worries they have to rest. Your job today is to decide what to bury. Your goal is to find something that will have immense value in the future.”

Applicable Majors: All Fields of Study

Additional Information: Please visit the sponsor’s Web site for additional information.

 

Akash Kuruvilla Memorial Scholarship

Provided By: Akash Kuruvilla Memorial Scholarship Fund

Deadline: June 01, 2011

Type of Award: Scholarship

Amount: $1000

Awards Available: 2

Website: http://www.akmsf.com/

Description: The Akash Kuruvilla Memorial Scholarship is available to full – time undergraduate students pursuing post – secondary study. You must submit a 750 – word essay answering the following question: “What does the phrase ‘The American Dream’ mean to you, and how do you embody ‘The American Dream’? A 500 – word personal statement, two letters of recommendation, and a copy of your academic transcript are also required.

Applicable Majors: All Fields of Study

Additional Information: Please visit the sponsor’s Web site for additional information.

 

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