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American Ecologist Initiative Scholarship
American Ecologist Initiative Scholarship
Award Ammount: $850
Awards Available:

Here's how to become an official Apprentice Ecologist and be considered for a scholarship:

  1. Conduct your own environmental stewardship project in 2017 .
  2. Take a few digital photos of your project in action.
  3. Write an essay about your project and what it meant to you.
  4. Register and upload your favorite project photo along with your essay.

Deadline: December, 31 2017  

 To Apply follow the link:
Scholarship Points
Scholarship Points Program
Award Ammount: $10,000
Awards Available: 10
To be Eligible:
  • You must be at least 13 years old and enrolled or will enroll in a college or university in the US.
  • You must be a legal resident of the U.S. or Puerto Rico.

To Apply simply follow the link:

Deadline: December, 31 2017 
Nursing Schools Almanac
           Nursing Schools Almanac
                                               Award Ammount: $1,000
                                                     Awards Available: 1 

This scholarship competition is open to all high school seniors who plan to pursue college education in nursing. We will award this scholarship to the applicant who best demonstrates:

  • A track record of academic excellence, particularly in science and mathematics
  • A passion for the nursing profession and the overall field of healthcare 
 To apply just follow the link:
Scholarship Deadline :  August 31, 2018
Profile in Courage Essay Contest

Profile in Courage Essay Contest

 Scholarship Value: $10,000

Awards Available: 7 

Eligilibity :

The contest is open to United States high school students in grades nine through twelve attending public, private, parochial, or home schools; U.S. students under the age of twenty enrolled in a high school correspondence/GED program in any of the fifty states, the District of Columbia, or the U.S. territories; and U.S. citizens attending schools overseas. Past winners and finalists are not eligible to participate. Employees of John Hancock Financial Services and members of their families are not eligible to participate. 


  • Essays can be no more than 1,000 words but must be a minimum of 700 words. Citations and bibliography are not included in the word count.
  • Essays must be the original work of the student.
  • John F. Kennedy, Robert F. Kennedy, and Edward M. Kennedy are not eligible subjects for essays.
  • Essays must describe an act of political courage by a U.S. elected official who served during or after 1917, the year John F. Kennedy was born. The official may have addressed an issue at the local, state, or national level.
  • Essays about past recipients of the Profile in Courage Award will be disqualified unless they describe an act of political courage other than the act for which the award was given. 
  • Essays about the senators in Profiles in Courage will be disqualified.
  • Essays must have a minimum of five sources

    To Apply follow the link: 

                                  Deadline: January 4, 2018

Ron Brown Scholarship

*Ron Brown Scholarship*

Scholarship Award - $40,000.00

 Awards available - 10



Interested applicants are strongly encouraged to apply for the Ron Brown Scholar Program provided you meet the following requirements:

  • Must be Black/African American.
  • Must excel academically.
  • Must exhibit exceptional leadership potential.
  • Must participate in community service activities.
  • Demonstrate financial need.
  • Be a US citizen or hold a permanent resident visa card.
  • Be a current high school senior at the time of your application.  NOTE: Current college students are not eligible to apply.
  • To Apply Click Here:

Application Deadline:  January, 9  2017

College Raptor

                     College Raptor

                 Scholarship Award: $2,500 


For eligibility, applicants must:

  • Be legal residents of the United States, District of Columbia, or a U.S. Territory.
  • Be age 16 or older.
  • Be enrolled (or enroll no later than the fall of 2019) in an accredited post-secondary institution of higher learning (college, university or trade school).
  • Submit a short 500 word essay (details on the website) 

To apply Follow the link:

Deadline is: JANUAUARY 31 2018

ABPA Scholarship
 The ABPA Harrington-Arthur Memorial Scholarship Essay Competition was established to reward students who seek to increase their knowledge and understanding of how Cross-Connection Control and Backflow Prevention help ensure safe drinking water. Backflow Prevention is designed to prevent dangerous - and sometimes fatal - bacteria, chemicals and other harmful agents from entering the local water supply systems. Backflow Prevention programs are essential to ensure that the water that reaches your home, school or place of business is as safe and pure as it was when it left the water treatment plant.

2017 - 2018 Essay Contest Topic:

Explain the relationship between lawn irrigation systems and backflow prevention. How can these irrigation systems be a threat to potable water supplies, and how can the water supplies be protected?

                                    Essay entries must be received by 11:59 PM (EST) on January 31, 2018 

CMC HS Alumni Scholarship

 CMC HS Alumni Scholarship

The CMC Foundation Alumni Scholarships are intended to encourage students from the local high schools to pursue their first two years at Copper Mountain College and then transfer to finish their Bachelor’s degree at a 4-year college or university. 

Scholarship Eligibility Requirements:

  1. Two letters of recommendation. One (1) letter must be from a current or former teacher/instructor.
  2. Minimum G.P.A. of 3.0. Official High School transcripts must be submitted in a sealed envelope with the scholarship application.
  3. One page essay (12 point font, double-spaced, MLA format) describing applicant’s educational goals and educational plan
Greenleaf Scholarship

                     *Greenleaf Scholarship*

                                                   Award: 1

                         Award ammount: Full College Education Scholarship!! 


Copper Mountain College Foundation administers the F. Roy Greenleaf Education Fund, through which a local high school senior is selected each year to receive a full college education scholarship (tuition, fees, and living expenses) that continue throughout the scholar’s education at Copper Mountain College and later undergraduate studies elsewhere. 


To apply follow the link:

Application Deadline to Applicant’s School or the Copper Mountain College Foundation Office: 

                                3:00 P.M. on WEDNESDAY FEBRUARY 21, 2018 

YDI Scholarship
" You Deserve It" Scholarship 
Awards Available: 1
Scholarship Ammount: $1,000 
Eligibility Requirements:
  •  Territory: You must be a resident of any of the 50 United States, District of Columbia or US Territories except for Rhode Island. 
  • Age: You must be 16 years of age or older  
  • Enrollment: You must either be enrolled now, or will be enrolled within three months of registration in the Scholarship Sweepstakes, in a qualified high school, college or university within the United States. 

To Register follow the link:

The Scholarship Sweepstakes will run from 12:00 AM EST on November 29th 2017 until 12:00 AM EST on December 29th 2017,
Eastern Standard Time. 
Rove Pest Control Scholarship
Rove Pest Control Scholarship
Scholarship Value: $500 
Awards Available: 1 
Award Deadline: December 31, 2017 
This is an online scholarship application only
  • The scholarship is judged primarily on academic achievement, but financial need may also be considered
  • The scholarship application must be submitted, in full, by December 31, 2017. LATE APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED
  • Must have a minimum G.P.A. of 3.0. A transcript must be attached with counselor or school representative signature for application to be considered
  • Special consideration will be given to those whom are pursuing entomology or a related field
  • To Apply go to: 

    Washington Crossing Foundation National Scholarship Awards
    Washington Crossing Foundation National Scholarship Awards
    Scholarship Value: $5,000 
    Awards Available: 
    Award Deadline: January 15, 2018
    Each interested student is invited to write a one-page essay stating why he or she plans a career in government service including any inspiration to be derived from the leadership of George Washington in his famous crossing of the Delaware. The student must confine the essay to viewpoint, attitude and purpose in choice of career. This essay must be accompanied by a recommendation from the high school principal or guidance counselor evaluating the student's achievements, along with transcripts, national testing scores, and other supporting information of the applicant's choice as described in the Official Rules.  For more information or to apply  just follow the link:
    Stevens Institute of Technology

    Stevens Institute of Technology

    $15 Million Endowment from the A. James and Alice B. Clark Foundation 

    With a focus on students from underrepresented backgrounds including first generation college students, The program seeks students with leadership skills and a keen interest in the engineering profession. Approximately TEN Clark Scholars will enroll at Stevens in fall 2018. Clark Scholars will be selected annually based on: 

    Illustrators of the Future Scholarship
                  *Illustrators of the Future Scholarship*
                                                          Scholarship Value: $5,000 
                                                                    Awards Available: 4
                                                       Award Deadline: December 31, 2017
    Illustrator Contest Rules






                                            Award Deadline: December 31, 2017  

    Athnet Sports Recruiting Scholarship
    Athnet Sports Recruiting Scholarship
                           Award Amount: $1,000 
    Eligibility Requirements:
    • Former high school athletes who are enrolled as a full-time student at a two or four-year college. 
    • Undergraduates who were athletes at the high school level. You do not need to be an athlete at the college level. 

    Application Instructions:  See Website


                                               Deadline: June 1st 2018 

    Stay Cool Scholarship Contest

                              Stay Cool Scholarship Contest

                                                               Award - $750 

    All applicants must be a senior in high school or a college student attending a 2–year or 4–year college. The scholarship is available for participants in all US states. The deadline for essay submissions is December 30th, 2017. The winner will be selected and notified on March 14th, 2018. 

    How to Enter:

                                                                    Deadline: December 30 2017 


    Odenza Marketing Group Volunteer Award
    Odenza Marketing Group Volunteer Award
                                Award - $500

    To be eligible for the Scholarship a student must:

    • Be between the ages of 16 and 22 on December 30th, 2017  
    • A student must also possess a GPA of 2.5 or higher in his/her last academic year.
    • A student must have contributed at least 50 hours of volunteer (non-paid) service within his/her community over the last 12 months. Please ensure that you have completed this amount of hours and that a person within the organization(s) is willing to confirm that you have volunteered this amount of time. (Note that we will only contact the organization(s) in the event that you are chosen as the scholarship award winner.

    Please visit the website and fill out an appliction: 


                                          Deadline is December 30, 2017 


    10 Words or Less Scholarship
              10 Words or Less Scholarship
                                   Scholarship Value: $500

    Scholarship Eligibility:

    • Anyone who is between the ages of 14-25 who will be attending school in the Fall of 2018.    
    • This scholarship is provided by
    • In order to apply for our scholarship follow these instructions:  
    • Go to and place a comment on any post you see answering the question:
    • In 10 words or less, tell us why you deserve the $500 scholarship.
    • Before or After writing your Answer you will also need to "Like" our Facebook page. Note we will only read the answers provided from people that have "Liked" our page.  

                                                            Award Deadline:March 31, 2018 

    Big Sun Scholarship
    BigSun Scholarship
    Amount of Award   $500.00 
    The BigSun Organization is proud to be able to continue to help young athletes succeed in their academic pursuits. We are offering an annual scholarship to a deserving student. All student athletes are eligible for this award, regardless of which sport they are participating in. 
    Please visit our website to learn how to apply:
           Deadline:  June 19 2018 
    Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship
    Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship
                               up to $28,000 over four years

    To be eligible for a Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship, an applicant must:

    • Be a graduating, minority high school senior
    • Plan to attend an accredited and approved four-year institution within the United States
    • Show leadership potential
    • Demonstrate a dedication to community service
    • Present evidence of financial need
    • Be a United States citizen
    • Have a minimum SAT score of 1,000 combined on the math and critical reading sections or a composite ACT score of 21
    • Not possess a degree from a 2 or 4-year college when applying for the scholarship
     Deadline to submit application for Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship is Feb. 1, 2018 by 5:00 pm ET. 
                                         To learn more about the Jackie Robinson Foundation, please visit our website at
    Harris Poll Scholarship
    Harris Poll Scholarship
    To be eligible:
    • A legal resident of the 50 United States and DC who are
    • 13 years or older at the time of entry
     Applications can be found by going to: 
                                Deadline: December 31, 2017 
    Easton / NFAA Scholarship Program
    Easton / NFAA Scholarship Program
                    $5,000 - 5 Awards 
     To be eligible for the scholarship a student must:
    Be current high school seniors who plan to enroll full-time in an accredited two-year or four-year college/University or a techanical training College. Applications can be found by going to: 
                                            Deadline: December 31, 2017 
    VIP Scholarship
       VIP Scholarship
          $5,000 - 1 Award
    To be eligible for the scholarship a student must:
    • Be at least 13 years of age or older.
    • Submit your entry by 11:59 pm ET on the day of the deadline.
    Applications can be found by going to: 
                                           Deadline: January 31, 2018
    Thiel Fellowship
                                                         Thiel Fellowship
                                                                    $100,000 - 30 Awards 
       Founded by technology entrepreneur and investor Peter Thiel in 2011. The Thiel Fellowship is a two-year program that                                                    offers 20-30 fellowships in the value of $100,000 over a two year period.
    To be eligible for the scholarship a student must:
    •  Be interested in building new things!!
    Applications can be found by going to:
                                                           Deadline: December 31, 2017 


    Awarded by CMC foundation's Alumni Association Scholarship Committee, this $500 Scholarship will be chosen based on a review of the application. Applications are available in counseling or at DEADLINE and Postmark is April 15, 2016

    ACLU (American Civil Liberties Union)

    ACLU (American Civil Liberties Union)

    2016 Essay Contest. Essay is topic: "The Impact of Civil Liberties on My Life and My Community." The essay should elaborate on 1) The significance of our legal rights and responsibilities as citizens; and 2) How having civil liberties has impacted the student's life and community. The essay should be typed, double spaced, and a maximum of 1200 words. Applications available in the counseling office. DEADLINE IS APRIL 15, 2016

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