Jackie Robinson Scholarship Foundation
The Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship is available to
minority high school seniors who are planning to attend a four - year
accredited college / university. You must demonstrate academic excellence,
leadership potential, dedication to community service, and financial need to be
eligible for this award. Deadline:
1/12/22. Amount of
award: Up to $7500.
in Courage Essay Contest
The Profile in Courage Essay Contest is open to high school
students. To be eligible, you must submit a 700 - to 1000 - word essay that
describes and analyzes an act of political courage by a U.S. elected official
who served during or after 1917. GED students under the age of 20 may also
apply. Deadline: January 14. 2022.
Amount of Award: Up to $10,000
The Digital Marketing Scholarship is available to high school
seniors and college undergraduate students. You must majoring (or plans major(
in a field related to digital marketing and plan to take at least 10 credit
hours during the spring of 2022 semester to be eligible for this award. Deadline:
December 1, 2021. Amount of
The RealtyHop Scholarship eligible undergraduate students and
high school seniors working towards a bachelor and/or associate degree program
in the US. You must demonstrate the ambition, diligence, leadership,
entrepreneurial spirit that is central to our company culture, and submit an
essay under 500 words to be eligible for this award. Deadline: April 30, 2022. Amount of Award: $2000.
Fountainhead Essay Contest
The Fountainhead Essay Contest is open to 11th and 12th grade
students. You must submit an essay of between 800 and 1,600 words on one of the
three topics provided on the sponsor's website in order to be considered for
this award. Deadline: April 28, 2022. Amount of Award: $5000
American Essay Contest
The Americanism Essay Contest is open to students in grades
7-12. You must write an essay of no more than 350-words on the following topic:
"What the United States Flag Stands For". You must be sponsored by a
branch of the Fleet Reserve Association, a unit of the Ladies Auxiliary or a
Member-at-Large to enter. Deadline:
February 4, 2022. Amount of
Award: Up to $15000.
Scares You Most About College Admission Process Scholarship?
In just one sentence: What scares you most about the college
admission process? A winner will be randomly drawn and contacted via email. The
contest runs from October 1, 2021, through October 31, 2021. Amount of Award: $2000.
Elks National Foundation Most Valuable Student Award
Applicant must be a high school senior who is a citizen
of the United States. Selection is based upon scholarship, leadership, and
financial need. Renewable if recipient
maintains a minimum 2.0 GPA and full-time enrollment at an accredited college
or university. Deadline: December 2, 2021. Amount of award: Up to $15000.
National Honor Society Scholarship
must be a high school senior with a minimum 3.0 GPA who is a member in good
standing of their NHS chapter and has been nominated by his or her local
chapter. Each National Honor Society chapter may nominate two applicants based
on leadership, scholarship, character, and service. Contact your local National
Honor Society adviser for further information.
Deadline: February 1, 2022. Amount of award: Up to $13000
Jack Kent Cook Scholarship
The JKCF College Scholarship Program is open to high school
seniors who intend to enroll in a four-year college in the fall. You must have
a minimum GPA of 3.5 and demonstrate significant financial need to qualify for
this award. Selection is also based on persistence, leadership, and a desire to
help others. Award Amount: Up to $40000.
Deadline: November 18, 2021
Sallie Mae Fund’s Completing the Dream
The Sallie Mae Fund’s Completing the Dream Scholarship Program
helps students from minority and other historically underserved communities
complete their post-secondary education. Students in their final year of study
who are facing financial challenges may apply to receive a scholarship of up to
$2,500 to help complete their degree or certificate program. *No purchase
necessary. Void where prohibited. Ends December 31, 2021. See Official Rules. Amount of Award: $2500.
Deadline: December 31, 2021
Haz La U
The Haz La U Scholarship is available to high school seniors
of Hispanic heritage. You must have a minimum 3.0 GPA to be eligible for this
award. Amount of Award: Up to $10000.
Deadline: November 14, 2021.
Deserve It!' no-essay Scholarship
From ScholarshipOwl awards $2,222 and takes only one minute
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of Award: $2222. Deadline:
October 29, 2021.
Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship
Available to minority high school seniors who are planning to
attend a four - year accredited college / university. You must demonstrate
academic excellence, leadership potential, dedication to community service, and
financial need to be eligible for this award.
Amount of Award: Up to
$7500. Deadline: January 12, 2022.
$25,000 “Be Bold” Scholarship
Build a profile at Bold.org to showcase your goals,
achievements, and drive. is a no-essay scholarship that will be awarded to the
applicant with the boldest profile. To us, boldest does not mean “best”, or
“most accomplished”. Being bold means being: Earnest, Determined and Moving.
The scholarship will be awarded to the student whose profile is the most bold,
according to these characteristics.
Award Amount: $25000. Deadline: October 31, 2021.
The Most Valuable Student Competition
high school seniors who are citizens of the United States. Selection for this
award is based on scholarship, leadership, and financial need. Amount of Award: Up to $12,500. Deadline: November 15, 2021.
Coca-Cola Scholars Program
The Coca-Cola Scholars Program Open to high school seniors who plan to
pursue a degree at an accredited post - secondary institution in the U.S. Home
- schooled students may also apply.
Amount of Award: $20000. Deadline: October 31, 2021.
Engineering $1,000 Scholarship
The Ivey Engineering $1,000 Scholarship Open to high school seniors and college
students attending a college or university in the United States or Canada. In
order to be considered for this award, you must submit an essay of between 800
and 1,000 words on one of these topics: Ten ways to analyze and test the
integrity of a commercial HVAC design; Five tips for designing an
energy-efficient building; How to investigate the cause and origin of a
building structure fire. Amount of
Award: $1000. Deadline: November 1,2021
Technology Addiction Awareness Scholarship
Available to high school, undergraduate or graduate students.
You must be U.S. citizen or legal resident and submit a 140-character message
that relates to technology addiction to qualify for this award. Amount of Award: $1000.
Deadline: January 30, 2022.
Create-A-Greeting Card Scholarship
Contest Open to
currently enrolled high school and college students in the United States. To
enter, you must design a holiday, get well, anniversary or birthday greeting
card and submit your work to be judged. Your photo, art, or graphics submitted
must be your own original work and you must be at least 14 years of age to be
eligible for this award. Award
Amount: Up to $10000. Deadline: March 2, 2022.
October 16, 2021
Some General Information About
Scholarships: Please be certain to
access “AT LEAST” the following scholarship websites.
Universities and local businesses usually have their own scholarships. Normally, you can find these by going on the
college or university Financial Aid or Scholarship page. For local scholarships, contact the
business. Here are some other things to
read the scholarship “Eligibility”
criteria. IMPORTANT NOTE:
for students who are NOT US
citizens, permanent residents or eligible non-citizens, (even though you may be a DACA student), AND the
eligibility statement says that you must meet one of these criterion and you do
not meet at least one of them, then you are not eligible to apply for THAT
scholarship. DACA students
are also NOT eligible for Federal Student Aid and may
NOT normally complete the FAFSA, which requires the student to have
a social security number. If you have
any questions about this, please contact me.
If the eligibility criteria or
scholarship purpose statement make no mention of a requirement to be a U.S.
citizen or permanent resident, or eligible non-citizen, then I suggest that you
proceed with completing your scholarship application. If unsure, please contact
the scholarship application requires that you upload/provide a Student Aid
Report (SAR), and you are not a senior in high school, just indicate
somewhere in the application that you do NOT have a SAR, because you CANNOT complete a Free
Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
If this issue does come up as you are completing you scholarship application
and you are not sure what to do, please contact me.
is the “Deadline” date for completing the scholarship application?
Letters of Reference or Recommendation required?
completion of the “FAFSA” required? Most
scholarship organizations will ask for a copy of the “Student Aid Report.” If you are a senior in high school,
the only way to get a Student Aid Report is to complete the FAFSA.
you DO NOT have a Social Security Number, you will not be able to complete the
electronic version of the FAFSA.
a transcript required, please check with your Registrar.
there any documents you need to provide to “prove” anything?
highly recommend that you prepare a Resume, especially showing extra-curricular
and volunteer activities.