Note: All scholarships listed below have links to the application websites. Click on the underlined/bolded name!
The PB&J Scholarship was started in Hawaii back in 2013 to help students who experienced challenges that may have prevented them from reflecting well on paper (GPA, Test Scores, Etc…), but have the drive to succeed. We look forward to reviewing your application!
Horatio Alger Scholarship
The Horatio Alger Association honors the achievements of outstanding individuals in our society who have succeeded in spite of adversity and who are committed to supporting young people in pursuit of increased opportunities through higher education. Deadline October 25, 2019.
AES Engineering is pleased to be able to continue offering scholarships to motivated students to help in the furthering of their education. Deadline October 6th, 2019
You Deserve It Scholarship
Applicants simply fill out an application, no essay needed. Scholarship "Owl" searches for scholarships for you. Scholarship in the amount of $1,000 is available. Deadline April 29, 2018
Applicants must complete a registration form, answer a short question creatively and share on social media. Scholarships in the amount of $1,000 are available for essay submission, $3,000 if documents are uploaded, $5,000 if shared on social media. Deadline April 30, 2018
Niche No Essay Scholarship
Applicants complete an easy application in order to be eligible for a $2,000 reward. Recipients need not submit an essay to be eligible. Deadline April 30, 2018
Albertson and Davidson
Answer the prompt: "With advancements in medicine, there are more elderly Americans in the year of 2017. Unfortunately, as many as 5 million Americans over the age of 60 are victims of elder abuse each year. According to the Nursing Home Abuse Center, only 1 out of every 14 incidents of elder abuse are reported to local or state authorities. Based on your research, create an infographic to help the public better understand this silent epidemic." Scholarships up to $1,500. Deadline April 28, 2018
Recycle: $5,000 Scholarship
Create a fun and imaginative recycle bin for your bathroom to use for recycling. Items to recycle include empty shampoo and lotion products. This bin will remind others to recycle. Submit proof of your bin and enter for a chance to win $5,000. Deadline April 30, 2018.
Atlas Shrugged Essay
Write an 800-1,600 word essay on one of three topics on the novel Atlas Shrugged. Winners will earn up to $10,000 dollars. Deadline May 15, 2018
Seniors at MMK should apply for the MMK General Scholarship for a chance to earn a $1,000 scholarship or a $500 scholarship to a post-secondary institution. Deadline Ongoing
B. Davis Scholarship
Applicants must type an essay of less than 1,000: "Describe three characteristics of leadership you value most. Why are these traits valued and how they are developed." Winner earns $1,000. Deadline May 22
Applicants must choose from 1 of 6 prompts linked to this application. Answers must start out with, "I didn't know that..." or "I wish more people knew..." You must recount your reaction and share how you might spread the awareness. Scholarships in the amount, $1,000 are given to the winners. Deadline November 30, 2017 and again May 31, 2018.
Students who have been considered a caregiver to an older relative are eligible for a scholarship in the amount of $1,500. Applicants must write a 1,500 word essay or submit a 2-minute video including answers to who you are caring for, how that has impacted your future plans and how the $1,500 would impact your life. Deadline June 30, 2018
Dirk Derrick Car & Truck Accident Injury Scholarship
The Dirk Derrick Car & Truck Accident Injury Scholarship is an award for any current or soon-to-be undergrad who has had his or her life altered due to an injury from a car or truck accident, be it their own injury, that of a loved one, or an influential individual. The Dirk Derrick Scholarship has a brief submission process, and applicants will be judged on their ability to convey the lasting effect an auto accident has had on their life as well as their journey to overcome those challenges.
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College Bound Scholarship
Any current senior who applied for the College Bound Scholarship in middle school must still qualify. Qualifications: 2.0 GPA, no felony, in "good standing," citizen of US. CBS will show up on financial award letters in early spring!