Scholarship Search Results


ASU Experience Colorado Scholarship

  • Amount: $2500 per semester
  • Contact:
    One Stop Student Services Center/ ASU Scholarship Coordinator
  • Application: No application required. Awarded automatically.
  • GPA: 2.50
  • Major: All
  • Grade: incoming, freshman, sophomore, junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: Merit
  • Deadline: November 30

Description:

Awarded to out of state students who have a cumulative GPA of at least 2.5.

Other Requirements:

For residents of all states except Colorado

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American Chemical Society ACS Scholars Program

  • Amount: 2500-5000
  • Contact:
    American Chemical Society Scholars Program 1155 16th StreetNW Washington, D.C. 20036 scholars@acs.org
  • Major: Chemistry
  • Grade: incoming, freshman, sophomore, junior, senior
  • Ethnicity: black/african american, native american/ alaska native, hispanic
  • Deadline: November 30

Description:

African American, Native American and Hispanic students planning to pursue full-time study in a chemically-related field with outstanding academic records and a desire to pursue a career in the chemical sciences can apply for an ACS Scholars Award.

Other Requirements:

Two letters of recommendation, official transcripts, ACT or SAT scores

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Metro Denver Mortar Board Alumni Chapter Merit-Based fellowship

  • Amount: $2,000
  • Contact:
    Barbara Orr
    5403 S. Cottonwood Court
    Greenwood Village, CO 80121
    DenverMBAlumniFellowship@gmail.com
  • Application: E-mail DenverMBAlumniFellowship@gmail.com for an application.
  • Grade: graduate
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Deadline: November 30

Description:

The Metro Denver Mortar Board Alumni Chapter is please to announce that it will be offering a $2,000.00 merit-based fellowship to graduate students or those who will matriculate as graduate students.

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Beta Omicron #842 Endowment

  • Amount: 1000
  • Contact:
    Kathy Loyd kathybloyd@gmail.com 660-678-2611
  • GPA: 3.00
  • ACT: 22
  • SAT: 1030
  • Grade: incoming, freshman, sophomore, junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: merit
  • Deadline: November 30

Description:

The Beta Omicron / Epsilon Delta Endowed Scholarship was established by Beta Omicron #842, Monte Vista, CO and Epsilon Delta #5067, Walsenburg, CO October 30, 1988. The first scholarship was awarded in 1989. In November 1996 the endowment name was changed to Beta Omicron Chapter #842 Monte Vista, CO Endowment. Then in September 2009 the endowment name was changed to the current name of Colorado Lamplighters / Beta Omicron Endowment.

Other Requirements:

Colorado Resident of Alamosa, Conejos, Costilla, Mineral, Rio Grande, Saguache Counties

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Alamosa Masonic Philanthropic Foundation Scholarships

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Contact:
    Daniel P. Powell- 719-587-5124
    Clint Smith- 719-480-3102
    Alamosa Masonic Lodge #44 A.F. & A.M.
    P.O. Box 1395
    517 San Juan Avenue
    Alamosa, CO 81101
    (719) 589-2361
  • Application: Contact one of the above numbers for an application.
  • Grade: sophomore, junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Deadline: January 1

Description:

These scholarships are intended to provide financial assistance to deserving students. They are not intended to cover all expenses.

Other Requirements:

1. Your must be a graduate of a Colorado Public High School, and in your Sophomore, Junior, or Senior year of college.
2. Complete all three pages of the Application Form.
3. Write a personal letter including the following:
a. Your goals and objectives for the future
b. Why you require financial assistance
c. Why you feel you should be selected.
4. Enclose a transcript covering your high school and post high school education.
5. Enclose a copy of your FAFSA SAR. Please include either the complete SAR report, if you have received it, or the latest complete application.
6. Enclose 4 Letters of Recommendation. Letters should be from personal acquaintances, employers, clergy or teachers. It is best not to have all the letters from teachers. They should be from people who have known your family over a period of time. Letters need not be in separate envelopes.
7. You must arrange for a personal interview with one of the Members of Alamosa Masonic Lodge. You should complete checklist items prior to the interview and have them available at the interview. Please call one of the following Masons to arrange for your interview. Don't put this off. To avoid the last minute rush you should make your call now.
Daniel P. Powell- 719-587-5124
Clint Smith- 719-480-3102

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U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Scholarships and Summer Internships

  • Amount: varies
  • Contact:
    Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education Science Education Programs PO Box 117 Oak Ridge, TN 37831 dhsed@orau.org
  • Application: http://www.orau.gov/dhseducationprograms
  • Major: All
  • Grade: incoming, freshman, sophomore, junior, senior, graduate
  • Deadline: January 5

Description:

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security is offering scholarships and summer internships for undergraduate and graduate students.

Other Requirements:

Applicant must be a U.S. citizen.

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Ron Brown Scholar Program

  • Amount: 10000 annually
  • Contact:
    Ms. Fran Hardey
    Executive Assistant
    Ron Brown Scholar Program
    1160 Pepsi Place, Suite 206
    Charlottesville, VA 22901
    Phone: 434 964 1588
    Fax: 434 964 1589
  • Application: http://www.ronbrown.org/Apply.aspx
  • Major: All
  • Grade: incoming
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Ethnicity: Black/African American
  • Deadline: January 9

Description:

The Ron Brown Scholar Program seeks to identify students who will make significant contributions to society. Applicants must excel academically, show exceptional leadership potential and make an impact on their communities through service to others.

Other Requirements:

African American
Documented Leadership potential
Academic excellence
US Citizen

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Gates Millennium Scholarship

  • Amount: varies
  • Contact:
    Gates Millennium Scholars
    PO Box 10500
    Fairfax, VA 22301
    Tel: 877.690.4677
  • Application: http://www.gmsp.org/publicweb/Scholarships.aspx
  • GPA: 3.30
  • Major: All
  • Grade: incoming
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Ethnicity: African American, Hispanic, American Indian/Alaska Native
  • Deadline: January 12

Description:

Funded by a grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, was established in 1999 to provide outstanding African American, American Indian/Alaska Native, Asian Pacific Islander American, and Hispanic American students with an opportunity to complete an undergraduate college education, in all discipline areas and a graduate education for those students pursuing studies in mathematics, science, engineering, education, or library science. The goal of GMS is to promote academic excellence and to provide an opportunity for thousands of outstanding students with significant financial need to reach their fullest potential.

Other Requirements:

Demonstrated leadership abilities, and or community service

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Moving Lives Reintegration Scholarship

  • Amount: varies
  • Contact:
    Moving Lives Reintegration Scholarship
    PO Box 327, 310 Busse Highway
    Park Ridge, Illinois 60068
    (800)809-8202
  • Major: All
  • Grade: incoming, freshman, sophomore, junior, senior, graduate
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Deadline: January 14

Description:

Moving Lives Reintegration Scholarship helps people with schizophrenia, related schizophrenia-spectrum disorders, or bipolar disorder acquire educational and vocational skills.

Other Requirements:

Financial need
Diagnosed with schizophrenia, schizophrenia disorder, schizoaffective disorder, or bipolar disorder
Currently receiving medical treatment, including medications and psychiatric follow-up
Be actively involved in rehabilitative or re-integrative efforts
*Correspondence and distance learning courses, online courses, and non-credit courses do not count.

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Mensa Education and Research Foundation Essay Contest

  • Amount: Varies
  • Contact:
    Mensa Foundation Scholarship
    High Mountain Mensa
    PO Box 744
    Grand Junction, CO 81502
  • Application: http://www.mensafoundation.org/scholarships
  • Major: All
  • Grade: incoming, freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Deadline: January 15

Description:

Awards given on the basis of an essay of no more than 550 words describing the applicant's career, vocational, or academic goals.

Other Requirements:

Essay
US Citizen or Permanent Resident
Participant American Mensa Local Group's

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National Multiple Sclerosis Society Scholarship Program

Description:

Given annually to first time students who have MS or whose parents have MS.

Other Requirements:

Essay(s)

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National Society Daughters of the American Revolution Honorary State Regents' American History Scholarship

  • Amount: $2,500
  • Contact:
    Linda Remley
    10746 Marclif Rd.
    Conifer, CO 80433-7735
    Phone: 303-838-5260
    e-mail: DMRLDR@att.net
  • Application: Linda Remley, State Scholarship Chairman
    303.838.5260
    DMRLDR@ATT.NET
  • Major: history, government
  • Deadline: January 15

Description:

The Honorary State Regents' American History Scholarship is in memory and honor of all honorary state regents who supported this scholarship. The winner must be a Colorado high school senior who is in the upper 1/5 of their graduating class or home schooled student. The Applicant must have a concentrated study in American History and/or American Government while in a United States college or university. An impartial committee outside DAR judges the applications. The maximum award is $2,500.00 per year.

Other Requirements:

The applicant package must be complete and arranged in the order described below. All transcripts, letters of recommendation and other documents must be sent to the State Chairman by the deadline in a single package as described. If your school requires that any documents be sent to another party, the applicant must arrange with the sponsoring chapter to receive the documents and forward them with the application in one package, opened and stapled, to the State Chairman before the deadline. Typewritten applications and statements are preferred. DO NOT SUBMIT A PERSONAL PHOTOGRAPH. The scholarship is judged and awarded without regard to race, religion, sex, national origin and disability. 1. Letter from sponsoring chapter 2. Scholarship Application 3. Financial Need Form 4. Applicant must prepare a statement of 1,000 words or less setting forth his/her career objectives specifying how a college major (if requires) or college plans relate to future professional goals, and reasons for these choices. 5. Transcript of high school or college grades (as applicable). High School transcripts must indicate class rank, class size and test scores. 6. List on one side of 8 ½” x 11” paper, extra-curricular activities, honors received scholastic achievements or other significant accomplishments. Maximum-2 pages. 7. Dated, signed letters of recommendation from at least two but not more that four persons in authority from the high school or college you now attend or employers who are familiar with your work. Letter may cover the applicant’s ability, work habits, integrity and potential. 8. Photocopy of birth certificate or naturalization papers. Application package should be stapled in the top, left-hand corner. Number of pages in the package must not exceed 15.

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National Society of the Daughters of American Revolution Adult Advanced Education Scholarship

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Contact:
    Linda Remley, State Scholarship Chairman
    303.838.5260
    DMRLDR@ATT.NET
  • Application: Linda Remley, State Scholarship Chairman
    303.838.5260
    DMRLDR@ATT.NET
  • Grade: freshman, sophomore, junior, senior
  • Deadline: January 15

Description:

The Adult Advanced Education Scholarship is to further the education, in any area, to any adult, man or woman qualifying whose education was interrupted for at least one year and has returned to school in the past year. An impartial committee outside DAR judges the applications. The applicant must attend an accredited college or university in the United States. The maximum award is $1,000.

Other Requirements:

The applicant package must be complete and arranged in the order described below. All transcripts, letters of recommendation and other documents must be sent to the State Chairman by the deadline in a single package as described. If your school requires that any documents be sent to another party, the applicant must arrange with the sponsoring chapter to receive the documents and forward them with the application in one package, opened and stapled, to the State Chairman before the deadline. Typewritten applications and statements are preferred. DO NOT SUBMIT A PERSONAL PHOTOGRAPH. The scholarship is judged and awarded without regard to race, religion, sex, national origin and disability. Letter from sponsoring chapter
Scholarship Application
Financial Need Form
Applicant must prepare a statement of 1,000 words or less setting forth his/her career objectives specifying how a college major (if requires) or college plans relate to future professional goals, and reasons for these choices.
Transcript of high school or college grades (as applicable). High School transcripts must indicate class rank, class size and test scores.
List on one side of 8 in x 11 in paper, extra-curricular activities, honors received scholastic achievements or other significant accomplishments. Maximum-2 pages.
Dated, signed letters of recommendation from at least two but not more that four persons in authority from the high school or college you now attend or employers who are familiar with your work. Letter may cover the applicant's ability, work habits, integrity and potential.
Photocopy of birth certificate or naturalization papers.
Application package should be stapled in the top, left-hand corner. Number of pages in the package must not exceed 15.

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National Society Daughters of the American Revolution Virginia Leyda Roberts Nursing Scholarship

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Contact:
    Linda Remley, State Scholarship Chairman
    303.838.5260
    DMRLDR@ATT.NET
  • Application: Linda Remley, State Scholarship Chairman
    303.838.5260
    DMRLDR@ATT.NET
  • Major: nursing
  • Grade: incoming, freshman, sophomore, junior, senior
  • Deadline: January 15

Description:

This scholarship is awarded to a student who has been accepted or currently enrolled in a nursing program for an Associates or Bachelors nursing degree. An impartial committee outside DAR judges the applications. The applicant must attend an accredited college or university in the United States. The minimum award is $1,000.

Other Requirements:

The applicant package must be complete and arranged in the order described below. All transcripts, letters of recommendation and other documents must be sent to the State Chairman by the deadline in a single package as described. If your school requires that any documents be sent to another party, the applicant must arrange with the sponsoring chapter to receive the documents and forward them with the application in one package, opened and stapled, to the State Chairman before the deadline. Typewritten applications and statements are preferred. DO NOT SUBMIT A PERSONAL PHOTOGRAPH. The scholarship is judged and awarded without regard to race, religion, sex, national origin and disability.
Letter from sponsoring chapter
Scholarship Application
Financial Need Form
Applicant must prepare a statement of 1,000 words or less setting forth his/her career objectives specifying how a college major (if requires) or college plans relate to future professional goals, and reasons for these choices.
Transcript of high school or college grades (as applicable). High School transcripts must indicate class rank, class size and test scores.
List on one side of 8 inx 11in paper, extra-curricular activities, honors received scholastic achievements or other significant accomplishments. Maximum-2 pages.
Dated, signed letters of recommendation from at least two but not more that four persons in authority from the high school or college you now attend or employers who are familiar with your work. Letter may cover the applicant's ability, work habits, integrity and potential.
Photocopy of birth certificate or naturalization papers.
Application package should be stapled in the top, left-hand corner. Number of pages in the package must not exceed 15.

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Denver Delta Kappa Gamma Award

  • Amount: $1,500
  • Contact:
    Tri-Chapter Scholarship Chair
    1720 S. Ames St
    Lakewood, CO 80232
    303-937-0146
    cheryl_walters@dpsk12.org
  • GPA: 3.00
  • Major: Education
  • Grade: junior
  • Need/Merit: merit
  • Deadline: January 25

Description:

Given to a woman majoring in education who is preparing for a degree and teacher certification.

Other Requirements:

Transcript
Career goal essay
Three letters of recommendation
Evidence of leadership and maturity
Upper fourth of class
Creative potential and strength of character
For Colorado residents

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The White Rose Scholarship

  • Amount: Varies
  • Contact:
    White Rose Scholarship Foundation
    Attn: Scholarship Selection Committee
    PO Box 100811
    Denver, CO 80250
  • Application: http://www.denvercourt.org/
  • GPA: 3.00
  • Major: All
  • Grade: incoming, freshman, sophomore, junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Deadline: January 31

Description:

Awarded to a "rainbow" of people interested in community service in order to assist in furthering their education.

Other Requirements:

Transcripts
Two letters of recommendation
US Citizen
For Colorado residents

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Department of Energy (DOE) Scholars Program

Description:

Are your students interested in participating in the most recent scientific research and development? Would they like to gain experience in discovering solutions to power and securing America's future, specifically in energy security, nuclear security, scientific discovery and innovation, environmental responsibility and management excellence?
The Department of Energy Scholars Program offers summer internships with stipends of up to $650 per week depending on academic status to undergraduates, graduate students and post graduates at accredited institutes of higher education. Majors accepted include: engineering; physical sciences; environmental sciences; computer science and information technology; physics; program management; math; statistics; safety and health; accounting and finance; law; and other related discipline areas.

Other Requirements:

U.S. Citizen
18 years or age or older

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David Brodsky, Russell Schofield, and Moving Storage Institute Scholarship

  • Amount: up to $2,000
  • Contact:
    American Moving and Storage Technical Foundation
    1611 Duke Street Alexandria, VA 22314
    (703) 683-7410
  • Application: http://promover.org/
  • Major: Business
  • Grade: incoming, freshman, sophomore, junior, senior
  • Deadline: February 1

Description:

The David Brodsky, Russell Schofield and Moving and Storage Institute (MSI) Scholarship Program was established for the purpose of awarding annual scholarships to deserving students who intend to pursue a career in an area of business having an impact upon the field of household goods moving and storage.

Other Requirements:

References

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Hispanic Scholarship Fund Community College Transfer Scholarship Program

  • Amount: Up to$2,500
  • Contact:
    Hispanic Scholarship Fund, Headquarters
    55 Second Street, Suite 1500
    San Francisco, CA 94105
    1-877-HSF-INFO (1-877-473-4636)
    Fax: 415-808-2302
  • Application: http://www.hsf.net/Scholarships.aspx?id=428
  • GPA: 3.00
  • Major: All
  • Grade: sophomore, junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Ethnicity: Hispanic
  • Deadline: February 1

Description:

The Community College Transfer Scholarship Program is designed to assist community college students of Hispanic heritage obtain a bachelor's degree. It is available to community college students with concrete plans to transfer to a four-year institution the following academic year. Award amounts generally range from $1,000 to $2,500.

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Microsoft Scholarship

Description:

Given to students who demonstrate a passion for technology both in and out of the classroom.

Other Requirements:

Essay
Transcript
Resume
Letter of recommendation

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National Peace Essay

  • Amount: varies
  • Contact:
    United States Institute of Peace
    National Peace Essay Contest
    1200 17th Street NW, Suite 200
    Washington, DC 20036-3011
  • Grade: freshman, sophomore, junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Deadline: February 1

Description:

The United States Institute of Peace established the National Peace Essay Contest to expand educational opportunities for young Americans.

Other Requirements:

Essay should include introduction, body, conclusion, reference notes, and bibliography.

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Phi Delta Kappa International Prospective Educator Scholarships

  • Amount: varies
  • Contact:
    Phi Delta Kappa International
    408 N. Union St
    PO Box 789
    Bloomington, Indiana 47402-0789
  • Application: http://www.pdkintl.org/awards/index.htm
  • Major: Education
  • Grade: incoming freshman
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Deadline: February 1

Description:

The PDK Educational Foundation annually awards scholarships to prospective educators who have a connection to PDK.

Other Requirements:

Must be a high school senior intending to major in education.
Must be a member of a PDK sponsored FEA club at their high school, or
be the child or grandchild of a Kappan in good standing, or
have one of their reference letters written by a Kappan in good standing, or
whose application is selected to represent the PDK chapter in their area.

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ESA Foundation Endowments-Scholarships

  • Amount: Varies
  • Contact:
    Billie Jean Farnham Lamplighter/Beta Omicron Chapter, ESA 1323 Park Avenue, #17 Canon City, CO 81212-4309 Phone: 719-275-1126 E-mail: billie1323@bresnan.net
  • Application: http://www.epsilonsigmaalpha.org/scholarships-and-grants
  • Major: All
  • Grade: incoming, freshman, sophomore, junior, senior, graduate
  • Deadline: February 1

Description:

Multiple scholarships and endowments are available through the Epsilon Sigma Alpha International Women's sorority. Please contact them for further information regarding these opportunities.

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Thomas R. Pickering Foreign Affairs Fellowship

Description:

The Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation is seeking talented and highly-motivated college juniors-who represent all ethnic and social backgrounds-to apply for this fellowship. The program, which is funded by the U.S. Department of State, honors former Ambassador Pickering, one of the country's most respected Foreign Service Officers. Women, members of minority groups historically underrepresented in the Foreign Service, and students with financial need are encouraged to apply.

Other Requirements:

Applicants must be interested in becoming Foreign Service Officers in the U.S. Department of State. All applicants must send the WWNFF a copy of their most recent financial aid letter that lists grants or loans received, and provide a copu of the Student Aid Report (SAR), which indicates the Estimated Family Contribution (EFC) number.

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Colorado Council Volunteerism and Community Service Scholarship

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Contact:
    Mark Thompson, CCHS/CR Scholarship Committee Representative
    600 17th Street, Suite 2210 South
    Denver, CO 80202
    970.264.2231 x226
    mthompson@pagosa.k12.co.us
  • Application: http://www.coloradocouncil.org/resources/scholarship.php
  • GPA: 2.50
  • Major: All
  • Grade: incoming
  • Deadline: February 15

Description:

The purpose of the 2006 CCHS/CR Scholarship is to assist Colorado high school seniors, who will attend a college/university within the state of Colorado. CCHS/CR is a voluntary organization and therefore the primary selection criterion for this scholarship will be Volunteerism/Community Service. Sixteen, $1000 scholarships will be awarded for the purpose of defraying tuition costs.

Other Requirements:

Two recommendations
Essay
High School Transcript
Must be a legal CO resident and US Citizen/Permanent Resident
For Colorado residents

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Institute of Management Accountants (IMA) Memorial Education Fund

  • Amount: up to $5,000
  • Contact:
    Institute of Management Accountants
    Jodi Ryan Manager, Student and Academic Relations
    10 Paragon Drive
    Montvale, NJ, 07645-1760
    800-638-4427, ext. 1556
    Fax: 201-474-1600
    jryan@imanet.org
  • Application: http://www.imanet.org/ima_membership/scholarships_awards.aspx
  • Major: Business
  • Grade: freshman, sophomore, junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: merit
  • Deadline: February 15

Description:

An IMA student member pursuing study in accounting or finance as an undergraduate or graduate student is eligible for the Memorial Education Fund (MEF) Scholarship and the Stuart Cameron and Margaret McCloud Memorial (SCMS) Scholarship.

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Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship

  • Amount: up to $7,500 annually
  • Contact:
    JRF Scholarship Application
    3 West 35th Street, 11th floor
    New York, NY 10001
  • Application: http://www.jackierobinson.org/apply/application.php
  • ACT: 21
  • SAT: combined verbal and math of 990
  • Major: All
  • Grade: incoming
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Ethnicity: Black/African American, Native American/Alaska Native, Asian American/Pacific Islander, Hispanic
  • Deadline: February 15

Description:

The Jackie Robinson Foundation's Education and Leadership Development Program provides financial aid, mentoring, education, and leadership development training for JRF scholarship recipients.

Other Requirements:

Leadership potential
US Citizen

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Samuel Huntington Public Service Award

  • Amount: $10,000
  • Contact:
    The Samuel Huntington Fund
    Attention: Amy F. Stacy
    25 Research Drive
    Westborough, MA 01582
    508.389.3390
    amy.stacy@ngrid.com
  • Application: http://www.nationalgridus.com/huntington.asp
  • Major: All
  • Grade: senior
  • Need/Merit: Merit
  • Deadline: February 15

Description:

Provides an annual stipend of 10,000 for a graduating college senior to pursue public service for one year anywhere in the world.

Other Requirements:

Public service proposal
Three recommendations
US Citizen

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Guardian Girls Going Places Entrepreneurship Award

  • Amount: Up to $10,000
  • Contact:
    The Guardian Life Insurance Company of America
    Attn: Girls Going Places
    7 Hanover Square, Mailstop 26-J
    New York, New York, 10004
  • Major: All
  • Grade: incoming
  • Need/Merit: merit
  • Deadline: February 24

Description:

Guardian awards prizes to 15 girls who demonstrate budding entrepreneurship; are taking the first steps toward financial independence; and make a difference in their school and communities.

Other Requirements:

Entry form
Essay

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County Sheriffs of Colorado

  • Amount: Varies
  • Contact:
    Applications should be mailed to the Sheriff's Office in the county of applicants permanent residence.
  • Application: http://www.csoc.org/scholarship.asp
  • Major: All
  • Grade: freshman, sophomore, junior, senior
  • Deadline: February 26

Description:

This scholarship is open to students in half of Colorado's counties as listed on the alternating county schedule on the website. Applications will be reviewed in each county by a sheriff-appointed citizen's committee that will interview candidates and provide the name of the $500 scholarship recipient. In addition, one of the $500 county winners will be selected by the CSOC Board of Directors to receive an additional $1,000 scholarship from the Battles Trust Fund.

Other Requirements:

Personal Letter Addressing Career Goals
Latest Transcript
Two Letters of Personal Reference
For Colorado residents

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National Institutes of Health Undergraduate Scholarship Program Award

  • Amount: varies
  • Contact:
    Undergraduate Scholarship Program NIH/OD/OIR/OLRS
    2 Center Drive Room 2E30 (MSC 0230)
    Bethesda, MD 20892-0230
  • Major: All
  • Grade: incoming, freshman, sophomore, junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Deadline: February 28

Description:

The National Institute of Health of Undergraduate Program offers scholarship awards to students from disadvantaged backgrounds. This program is sponsored by the NIH, one of the world's foremost centers for biomedical research and training.

Other Requirements:

Applicants must have a grade point average on 3.5 or be in the top 5% of your class
U.S. citizen
Be eligible for Federal work study employment
Have no conflicting service obligations
Be free of Federal judgment liens, delinquent Federal loans
Come from a disadvantaged background.

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Great Southwest Civitan Foundation Ab Irvine Memorial Scholarship

Description:

The Great Southwest Civitan Foundation is a non-profit corporation established in October of 1981. The Foundation seeks to encourage and recognize good citizenship, to develop understanding of basic human freedoms and to provide scholarships in special education. Foundation activities increase public awareness of the purpose and objectives of Civitan.
The Ab Irvine Memorial scholarship, established in 1990, is given annually by the Foundation in memory of a man who personified Civitan. He also dedicated himself to giving many hours on behalf of Special Olympics.
Because the main focus of Civitan service projects has been to help those with special needs, this scholarship is given to a student who is either a college junior, senior or graduate student majoring in some field of Special Education. This could be someone who plans to teach at either the elementary or secondary level or someone majoring in Communication Disorders/Speech and Language Pathology.
The Foundation will be offering scholarships of: $1,750 for first place, $1000 for second place and $750 for the third place winner. The winners may use it toward either tuition or books. We recognize that the need for Special Education teachers is great and feel this will assist some deserving student in being able to make a difference. The legal address of the applicant must be within the Great Southwest Civitan District (Colorado, New Mexico or El Paso County, Texas) but they may attend a college or university anywhere in one of these three states.

Other Requirements:

Three letters of recommendation
transcript
For residents of Colorado, New Mexico, and El Paso County Texas

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Akira Kawanabe Golf Scholarship

  • Amount: Varies
  • Contact:
    Golf coach
  • GPA: 2.50
  • Major: All
  • Grade: incoming, freshman, sophomore, junior, senior
  • Deadline: March 1

Description:

Given to member of the ASU Golf team.

Other Requirements:

Submit two letters of recommendation from former coach/teacher

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Alamosa Rotary Scholarship

Description:

Given to a sophomore.

Other Requirements:

Submit letter addressing career/educational goals and community service

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Alton Cole Scholarship

  • Amount: $2,000
  • Contact:
    One Stop Student Services Center/ ASU Scholarship Coordinator
  • Application: http://www.adams.edu/finaid/foundation_schol_application.pdf
  • GPA: 3.50
  • ACT: 25
  • SAT: Combined verbal and math of 1140
  • Major: Art, Music, Speech/Theatre
  • Grade: incoming, freshman, sophomore, junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: merit
  • Deadline: March 1

Description:

Must be a full-time fine arts major (art, music, speech/theatre). Preference given to Speech/Theatre major.

Other Requirements:

Submit letter addressing career/ educational goals and community service
Maintain 3.25 cumulative GPA

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American Association of University Women, Colorado Springs Branch

  • Amount: $500
  • Contact:
    AAUW Scholarship Chair: Joyce Anderson
    6455 Garlock Way
    Colorado Springs, CO 80918
    (719)593-7967
    cs_schol_aauw@yahoo.com
  • Major: All
  • Grade: senior
  • Deadline: March 1

Description:

Given to a female resident of the Colorado Springs area, who is a senior at an accredited four-year college or university.

Other Requirements:

For Colorado residents

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Arby's San Luis Valley Promising Athlete Scholarship

  • Amount: up to Full Resident tuition
  • Contact:
    High School Coach
  • GPA: 2.00
  • Major: All
  • Grade: incoming
  • Deadline: March 1

Description:

Given to incoming freshman who participated in a San Luis Valley High School Basketball team.

Other Requirements:

For Colorado residents

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Art Scholarships

  • Amount: Varies
  • Contact:
    Art Department
    719.587.7823
    caravens@adams.edu
  • Deadline: March 1

Description:

Contact the Adams State Art Department

Other Requirements:

Contact Art Department

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ASU Alumni Scholarship

Description:

Given to the children or grandchildren of Adams State Alumni. Must have a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher.

Other Requirements:

Unofficial transcript
Two letters of recommendation
Complete the statement "Why I deserve this scholarship"

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ASU Classified Employees Scholarship

Description:

Given to current or retired classified employee or son/daughter or spouse of a current classified employee.

Other Requirements:

Submit letter addressing career/educational goals and community service
Official transcript
Help with two classified employee council fundraisers

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Athletic Scholarships

  • Amount: Varies
  • Contact:
    Contact the coach of the appropriate sport
  • Deadline: March 1

Description:

Contact the coach of the appropriate sport

Other Requirements:

Contact Coach of Appropriate Sport

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Bill Rakow/ McDaniel Scholarship

Description:

Given to an ASU junior, senior, or graduate student who is majoring in Education, Psychology, or Government/History.

Other Requirements:

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Bill Zittle Memorial Golf Scholarship

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Contact:
    Golf coach
  • GPA: 2.50
  • Major: All
  • Grade: incoming, freshman, sophomore, junior, senior
  • Deadline: March 1

Description:

Given to a member of the ASU Golf Team.

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Borrego Family Scholarship

Description:

Given to a Master's in Counseling major who has taught school for at least one year

Other Requirements:

Preference given to a female minority student who is an ASU graduate

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Brooks Haynie Memorial Scholarship Endowment

Description:

Given to students majoring in English/Mass Communications.

Other Requirements:

Submit a one-page cover letter explaining why you wish to pursue a career in journalism
Unofficial high school or junior college transcript,
three letters of recommendation that speak to the applicant's work ethic and writing skills. Two of these letters should be from teachers and one from a member of the applicant's local community.
Preference will be given to students who show substantial financial need and/or will be the first in their family to attend college.

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Carmel Lopez Memorial Scholarship

Description:

Given to a graduate of Alamosa High School who has need.

Other Requirements:

Submit letter addressing career/educational goals and community service
For residents of Colorado

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Casey Family Scholars Program

  • Amount: up to $10,000
  • Contact:
    Orphan Foundation of America
    21351 Gentry Drive
    Unit 130
    Sterling, VA 20166
    (571) 203-0270
    Fax (571) 203-0273
  • Application: http://orphan.org/index.php?id=30
  • Major: All
  • Grade: incoming, freshman, sophomore, junior, senior
  • Deadline: March 1

Description:

The Casey Family Scholars Program, which is administered by Orphan Foundation of America, provides scholarships of up to $10,000 to young people, under the age of 25, who have spent at least 12 months in foster care and were not subsequently adopted.

Other Requirements:

Under 25 years old
At least 12 months in foster care without adoption
US Citizen

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Charley Hayashida Memorial Scholarship

  • Amount: $500
  • Contact:
    High School Counselor
  • Major: All
  • Grade: incoming
  • Deadline: March 1

Description:

Given to graduate of Centennial or Sierra Grande high schools per recommendation of high school faculty/administration.

Other Requirements:

Recommendation of high school administration
For residents of Colorado

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Cindy Young Memorial Scholarship

Description:

Given to a HPPE/ELPS major

Other Requirements:

Financial need

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Clarion Inn of the Rio Grande Scholarship

Description:

Given to a member of the ASU Women's softball team.

Other Requirements:

Active participation in extracurricular activities

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Clarke/Emperius Memorial Scholarship

Description:

Given to a medical sciences major who is a sophomore or upperclassman. Preference is given to a nursing major.

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Cloyce Stokes Memorial Scholarship

Description:

Given to ASU Music major.

Other Requirements:

Provide two letters of recommendation
Complete statement "why I deserve this scholarship"

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Clyde Calvin Carstens Memorial/ McDaniel Scholarship

  • Amount: Resident Tuition
  • Contact:
    One Stop Student Services Center/ ASU Scholarship Coordinator
  • Application: http://www.adams.edu/finaid/
  • GPA: 3.00
  • Major: Government/History
  • Grade: junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: Merit
  • Deadline: March 1

Description:

Given to an ASU junior or senior who is majoring in Government/History.

Other Requirements:

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Clyde Helms Memorial Scholarship

Description:

Given to business major (Finance emphasis) who is a graduate of a SLV high school.

Other Requirements:

For Colorado residents

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Coca-Cola Bottling Company Promising Athlete Scholarship

  • Amount: $500
  • Contact:
    High School Coach
  • Major: All
  • Grade: incoming
  • Need/Merit: Merit
  • Deadline: March 1

Description:

Given to Alamosa High School Senior who lettered in his/her sport and intends to try out of a varsity athletic team at ASU.

Other Requirements:

Provide coach's contact information
For Colorado residents

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Colorado Educational Training and Voucher (ETV) Program

  • Amount: up to $5000
  • Contact:
    Colorado ETV Program
    12020-D North Shore Drive
    Reston, VA 20190
    800.585.6118
  • Application: https://www.statevoucher.org/eligibility.shtml
  • GPA: 2.00
  • Major: All
  • Grade: incoming, freshman, sophomore, junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Deadline: March 1

Description:

Given to foster children of Colorado to help with education expenses.

Other Requirements:

Financial aid release form
Essay
Currently in foster care, aged out of foster care, or were adopted after age 16 and are under 21
For Colorado residents

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David and Vickie Ford/ McDaniel Scholarship

  • Amount: Resident Tuition
  • Contact:
    One Stop Student Services Center/ ASU Scholarship Coordinator
  • Application: http://www.adams.edu/finaid/
  • GPA: 3.00
  • Major: All
  • Grade: graduate, junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: Merit
  • Deadline: March 1

Description:

Given to an ASU upperclassman or graduate student.

Other Requirements:

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David Ford Memorial/ McDaniel Scholarship

  • Amount: Resident Tuition
  • Contact:
    One Stop Student Services Center/ ASU Scholarship Coordinator
  • Application: http://www.adams.edu/finaid/
  • GPA: 3.00
  • Major: All
  • Grade: graduate, junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Deadline: March 1

Description:

Given to an ASU upperclassman or graduate student.

Other Requirements:

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David Ford/McDaniel Scholarship

  • Amount: Resident Tuition
  • Contact:
    One Stop Student Services Center/ ASU Scholarship Coordinator
  • Application: http://www.adams.edu/finaid/
  • GPA: 3.00
  • Major: Business
  • Grade: junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: Merit
  • Deadline: March 1

Description:

Given to an ASU junior or senior who is majoring in Business, preference given to marketing majors.

Other Requirements:

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Donald Hilton Hopper Memorial Scholarship

  • Amount: Varies
  • Contact:
    School of Science
  • GPA: 3.00
  • Major: Sciences
  • Grade: junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: Merit
  • Deadline: March 1

Description:

Given to a junior or senior majoring in science.

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Douglas W. Monter Memorial Scholarship

  • Amount: up to $7000
  • Contact:
    Apply directly to the Colorado Potato Administrative Committee
  • Major: All
  • Grade: incoming
  • Deadline: March 1

Description:

Given to a graduating senior from a SLV high school with demonstrated leadership skills who is majoring in an agriculture- related field.

Other Requirements:

Application available at Colorado Potato Administrative Committee office
For Colorado residents

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Dr Grant Hurley Pre-Med/Nursing Scholarship

Description:

Given to a Pre-med or nursing major who is from the San Luis Valley

Other Requirements:

Financial need
Pre-med students must maintain at least a 3.0 and Nursing students must maintain a 2.5 or better
For Colorado residents

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Dr John and Fran Marvel/ McDaniel Scholarship

  • Amount: Resident Tuition
  • Contact:
    One Stop Student Services Center/ ASU Scholarship Coordinator
  • Application: http://www.adams.edu/finaid/
  • GPA: 3.00
  • Major: All
  • Grade: graduate, junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: Merit
  • Deadline: March 1

Description:

Given to an ASU upperclassman or graduate student.

Other Requirements:

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Dr. Buchanan/ McDaniel Scholarship

  • Amount: Resident Tuition
  • Contact:
    One Stop Student Services Center/ ASU Scholarship Coordinator
  • Application: http://www.adams.edu/finaid/
  • GPA: 3.00
  • Major: Government/History
  • Grade: junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: Merit
  • Deadline: March 1

Description:

Given to an ASU junior or senior who is majoring in Government/History.

Other Requirements:

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Dr. Cole Foster/ McDaniel Scholarship

  • Amount: Resident Tuition
  • Contact:
    One Stop Student Services Center/ ASU Scholarship Coordinator
  • Application: http://www.adams.edu/finaid/
  • GPA: 3.00
  • Major: English, Education
  • Grade: graduate, junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: Merit
  • Deadline: March 1

Description:

Given to an ASU junior, senior or graduate student who is majoring in education or english.

Other Requirements:

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Dr. Everett and Cynthia Estes Memorial/ McDaniel Scholarship

  • Amount: Resident Tuition
  • Contact:
    One Stop Student Services Center/ ASU Scholarship Coordinator
  • Application: http://www.adams.edu/finaid/
  • GPA: 3.00
  • Major: Education, Psychology
  • Grade: graduate, junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: Merit
  • Deadline: March 1

Description:

Given to an ASU junior, senior or graduate student who is majoring in education or counseling.

Other Requirements:

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Dr. Gary Gallagher/ McDaniel Scholarship

  • Amount: Resident Tuition
  • Contact:
    One Stop Student Services Center/ ASU Scholarship Coordinator
  • Application: http://www.adams.edu/finaid/
  • GPA: 3.00
  • Major: Government/History
  • Grade: junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Deadline: March 1

Description:

Given to an ASU junior or senior who is majoring in Government/History.

Other Requirements:

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Dr. Littleton J. Bunch Memorial Scholarship

Description:

Given to a non-traditional student (25 or older) who is a graduate of a SLV high school.

Other Requirements:

For Colorado residents

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Dr. Lynn Weldon World Peace Scholarship

Description:

Given to an ASU student who has a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or greater and is interested in promoting and understanding world peace.

Other Requirements:

Submit a letter addressing educational/career goals, community service and why you think you deserve this scholarship.
Letter of recommendation from a teacher/professor that expresses how the applicant understands and promotes world peace

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Dr. Moe Morris Memorial Scholarship

  • Amount: $500
  • Contact:
    School of Science
  • Major: Physics, Sciences
  • Grade: junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Deadline: March 1

Description:

Given to a junior or Senior majoring or minoring in physics who graduated from a SLV high school.

Other Requirements:

For Colorado residents

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Dr. Norma Lois Peterson/ McDaniel Scholarship

  • Amount: Resident Tuition
  • Contact:
    One Stop Student Services Center/ ASU Scholarship Coordinator
  • Application: http://www.adams.edu/finaid/
  • GPA: 3.00
  • Major: Government/History
  • Grade: junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Deadline: March 1

Description:

Given to an ASU junior or senior who is majoring in government/history.

Other Requirements:

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Dr. Philip Rowley Grant

  • Amount: Varies
  • Contact:
    Teacher Ed
  • Major: Education
  • Grade: senior
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Deadline: March 1

Description:

Given to an Education major during his/her Student Teaching who meets at least one of the following criteria: First in immediate family to attend college; Permanent resident of a rural community (population less than 12,000); Single parent; or Dependent student who does not qualify for college grants or work-study due to parent's income.

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Dr. Randall T. Lambert Memorial Scholarship

  • Amount: $500
  • Contact:
    Teacher Ed
  • GPA: 2.75
  • Major: Education
  • Grade: junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Deadline: March 1

Description:

Given to ASU Junior or Senior who is a graduate of a SLV high school and is majoring in Education.

Other Requirements:

For Colorado residents

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Ed Ortega/ McDaniel Scholarship

  • Amount: Resident Tuition
  • Contact:
    One Stop Student Services Center/ ASU Scholarship Coordinator
  • Application: http://www.adams.edu/finaid/
  • GPA: 3.00
  • Major: Education, Government
  • Grade: graduate, junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Deadline: March 1

Description:

Given to an ASU junior, senior or graduate student who is majoring in education or government/history.

Other Requirements:

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Ed Ryan Scholarship

Description:

Given to a sophomore majoring in Earth Science.

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Ellis Memorial Scholarship

Description:

Given to students majoring in Management Information Systems or Accounting.

Other Requirements:

Preference given to out-of-Colorado residents

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GFWC Woman's Citizenship Club Scholarship

Description:

Given to students in the Bachelor of Science for Nursing degree program.

Other Requirements:

Must submit a personal letter of application addressing educational goals and community/school involvement.
Must be a non-traditional student (24 years of age or older).
Preference will be given to a female student.
For residents of the San Luis Valley, Colorado.

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Girl Scout Scholarships

Description:

Girl Scout specific scholarship search engine

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Ethel Dobson McDaniel Scholarship

  • Amount: Resident Tuition
  • Contact:
    One Stop Student Services Center/ ASU Scholarship Coordinator
  • Application: http://www.adams.edu/finaid/
  • GPA: 3.00
  • Major: All
  • Grade: graduate, junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Deadline: March 1

Description:

Given to an ASU upperclassman or graduate student who is majoring in Education.

Other Requirements:

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Families of Freedom Scholarship

  • Amount: Varies
  • Contact:
    Families of Freedom Scholarship Fund Scholarship America, Inc.
    PO Box 297
    St. Peter, MN 56082
    877-862-0136
  • Application: https://apply.familiesoffreedom.org/
  • Major: All
  • Grade: incoming, freshman, sophomore, junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Deadline: March 1

Description:

Given to children and spouses of those killed or permanently disabled by the 9/11/01 attacks.

Other Requirements:

Documentation of relationship to 9/11 casualty

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Fernando Family Scholarship

Description:

Given to ASU student , with preference given to residents of Colorado Springs area.

Other Requirements:

Submit letter addressing career/educational goals and community service
Unofficial transcript
complete statement "Why I deserve this scholarship"
For Colorado residents

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FirstBank Scholarship

  • Amount: Varies
  • Contact:
    ASU School of Business
    (719) 587-7011
  • GPA: 3.00
  • Major: Business
  • Grade: incoming, freshman, sophomore, junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Deadline: March 1

Description:

Given to Business major who is active in School of Business clubs/organizations.

Other Requirements:

Provide two letters of recommendation from business/education faculty

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FirstBank Service Area

Description:

Given to student from Colorado Springs to Fort Collins: Aurora to Evergreen; Vail, Avon, Breckenridge, Silverthorne, and Greeley. Preference is given to low-income students.

Other Requirements:

For Colorado residents

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Florence Lorton/ Alice Lorton Getz Scholarship

Description:

Given to a non-traditional student (24 or older).

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Freda T Roof Memorial Scholarship

Description:

Given to students who show need.

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Green/Park Woolbert Creative Arts Scholarship

Description:

Given to a Creative Writing/English, Art or Theatre major from the San Luis Valley

Other Requirements:

Letter addressing educational/career goals in the creative arts and why you deserve this scholarship
Letter of recommendation form teacher or professor
For Colorado residents

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Hispanic Education Foundation St. Vrain Valley Scholarship

  • Amount: varies
  • Contact:
    Applications from High School Counselor or:
    Hispanic Education Foundation, Inc.
    PO Box 2102
    Longmont, Colorado 80502
    303.682.7241
  • Major: All
  • Grade: incoming
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Ethnicity: Hispanic
  • Deadline: March 1

Description:

The Hispanic Education Foundation, Inc. understands the importance of education and as an organization, we are committed to encouraging our citizens to reach their dreams through the pursuit of Post Secondary Education. A major part of this encouragement is the annual awarding of scholarships to assist deserving individuals who choose to continue their education.

Other Requirements:

Graduate of St. Vrain Valley School District
For Colorado residents

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Homer Wright/ McDaniel Scholarship

  • Amount: Resident Tuition
  • Contact:
    One Stop Student Services Center/ ASU Scholarship Coordinator
  • Application: http://www.adams.edu/finaid/
  • GPA: 3.00
  • Major: English
  • Grade: junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Deadline: March 1

Description:

Given to an ASU junior or senior who is majoring in english.

Other Requirements:

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Hon. Carlos and Dorothy Lucero/ McDaniel Scholarship

  • Amount: Resident Tuition
  • Contact:
    One Stop Student Services Center/ ASU Scholarship Coordinator
  • Application: http://www.adams.edu/finaid/
  • GPA: 3.00
  • Major: Government/History
  • Grade: junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Deadline: March 1

Description:

Given to an ASU junior or senior who is majoring in Government/History with a pre-Law emphasis.

Other Requirements:

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J.E. McDaniel Scholarship

  • Amount: Resident Tuition
  • Contact:
    One Stop Student Services Center/ ASU Scholarship Coordinator
  • Application: http://www.adams.edu/finaid/
  • GPA: 3.00
  • Major: All
  • Grade: graduate, junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Deadline: March 1

Description:

Given to an ASU upperclassman or graduate student.

Other Requirements:

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James and Irene Craft Scholarship

Description:

Given to a female senior wo is majoring in physical or life sciences and has research or teaching.

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Jerry and Patti Crisci/ McDaniel Scholarship

  • Amount: Resident Tuition
  • Contact:
    One Stop Student Services Center/ ASU Scholarship Coordinator
  • Application: http://www.adams.edu/finaid/
  • GPA: 3.00
  • Major: Government/History,
  • Grade: graduate, junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Deadline: March 1

Description:

Given to an ASU junior, senior or graduate student who is majoring in education or history.

Other Requirements:

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Jim Koressel Memorial Scholarship

Description:

Given to a ASU English major with an emphasis in journalism.

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Jimmy McGee Memorial Scholarship

Description:

Given to an undergraduate student who shows academic excellence.

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Jodine Ryan/ McDaniel Scholarship

  • Amount: Resident Tuition
  • Contact:
    One Stop Student Services Center/ ASU Scholarship Coordinator
  • Application: http://www.adams.edu/finaid/
  • GPA: 3.00
  • Major: English, Education
  • Grade: graduate, junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Deadline: March 1

Description:

Given to an ASU junior, senior, or graduate student who is majoring in education or english.

Other Requirements:

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John and George Woodard Memorial Scholarship

Description:

Given to a History/Government or Pre-Law major

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John Dewi Davies MD Medical Scholarship

  • Amount: Varies
  • Contact:
    School of Science
  • Major: Pre-Medicine
  • Grade: graduate
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Deadline: March 1

Description:

Given to ASU Graduate who is pursuing a degree in Medicine at an accredited institution.

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Jose F. "Kiko" Salazar Memorial Scholarship

Description:

Given to a graduate of Del Norte High School (CO).

Other Requirements:

Submit letter addressing career/educational goals and community service
Maintain 3.0 cumulative GPA for renewal
For residents of Colorado

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Judith Richardson Visual Art Scholarship

  • Amount: up to $800
  • Contact:
    Art Department
    719.587.7823
    caravens@adams.edu
  • Major: Art
  • Grade: incoming, freshman, sophomore, junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Deadline: March 1

Description:

Given to art majors.

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Julie Randolph McDaniel Scholarship

  • Amount: Resident Tuition
  • Contact:
    One Stop Student Services Center/ ASU Scholarship Coordinator
  • Application: http://www.adams.edu/finaid/
  • GPA: 3.00
  • Major: All
  • Grade: graduate, junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Deadline: March 1

Description:

Given to an ASU upperclassman or graduate student.

Other Requirements:

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Kay Prendergast Kelloff Scholarship

  • Amount: $1,200
  • Contact:
    One Stop Student Services Center/ ASU Scholarship Coordinator
  • Application: http://www.adams.edu/finaid/
  • GPA: 3.00
  • Major: Business, Education
  • Grade: junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Deadline: March 1

Description:

Given to a Junior or Senior majoring in Elementary Education or Business Administration.

Other Requirements:

Provide two letters of recommendation: one from business/education faculty
and letter addressing career/educational goals and community service

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Kay Watkins Scholarship

Description:

Given to a Chemistry Major who has successfully completed general chemistry.

Other Requirements:

Submit letter addressing career/educational goals and community service

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Kincannon Wall/ McDaniel Scholarship

  • Amount: Resident Tuition
  • Contact:
    One Stop Student Services Center/ ASU Scholarship Coordinator
  • Application: http://www.adams.edu/finaid/
  • GPA: 3.00
  • Major: Music, Education
  • Grade: graduate, junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Deadline: March 1

Description:

Given to an ASU junior, senior or graduate student who is majoring in education or music.

Other Requirements:

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Kiwanis- Frank Moore and Robert Foote Memorial Scholarship

Description:

Given to a graduate of an SLV high school with a 2.8 or greater cumulative GPA. Preference given to Alamosa High School graduate or member of Key or Circle K Club.

Other Requirements:

Submit a letter addressing educational/career goals and community service.
Recipient is required to attend a Kiwanis meeting
For Colorado residents

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Kyle Walpole/ McDaniel Scholarship

  • Amount: Resident Tuition
  • Contact:
    One Stop Student Services Center/ ASU Scholarship Coordinator
  • Application: http://www.adams.edu/finaid/
  • GPA: 3.00
  • Major: Government/History,
  • Grade: graduate, junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Deadline: March 1

Description:

Given to an ASU junior, senior, or graduate student who is majoring in education or government/history.

Other Requirements:

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L&M Auto Scholarship

Description:

Given to a SLV resident majoring in business.

Other Requirements:

Submit letter addressing career/educational goals and community service
For Colorado residents

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Latin American Educational Foundation Scholarship

  • Amount: varies
  • Contact:
    Latin American Educational Foundation
    Scholarship Selection Committee
    924 West Colfax Avenue Ste. 103
    Denver, CO 80204
  • Application: https://secure.onlineprocessing.biz/3/mr5/laef/index.php?s=7519
  • GPA: 3.00
  • Major: All
  • Grade: incoming, freshman, sophomore, junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Ethnicity: Hispanic
  • Deadline: March 1

Description:

The goal of the Latin American Educational Foundation Scholarship is to award funds to qualified students who have demonstrated a commitment to the Hispanic community.

Other Requirements:

Hispanic and/or actively involved in Hispanic Community
Required to complete 10 hours of community service during award period
Essay
Letters of recommendation
For Colorado residents

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Lawrence David Lucero Memorial Scholarship

Description:

Preference given to graduates of Antonito High School. Second preference will be given to graduates of Conejos County majoring in science.

Other Requirements:

For Colorado residents

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Leonard "Mac" McLean Family Scholarship

Description:

Preference given to graduates of high schools in Grand and Alamosa counties.

Other Requirements:

For Colorado residents

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Lillian McDaniel Williamson/ McDaniel Scholarship

  • Amount: Resident Tuition
  • Contact:
    One Stop Student Services Center/ ASU Scholarship Coordinator
  • Application: http://www.adams.edu/finaid/
  • GPA: 3.00
  • Major: Education
  • Grade: graduate, junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Deadline: March 1

Description:

Given to an ASU junior, senior, or graduate student who is majoring in education.

Other Requirements:

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Lon Randolph Scholarship

Description:

Given to an ASU upperclassman or graduate student.

Other Requirements:

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Loren and Alice Shipp Scholarship

Description:

Given to a member of an ASU athletic team.

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Lorraine Young Memorial Scholarship

  • Amount: varies
  • Contact:
    One Stop Student Services Center/ ASU Scholarship Coordinator
  • Application: http://www.adams.edu/finaid/
  • Major: Mathematics, English
  • Grade: freshman, sophomore, junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Deadline: March 1

Description:

Given to a Colorado resident who is majoring in Mathematics, English, Art, or Science.

Other Requirements:

Must not participate in College approved and sanctioned intercollegiate athletics
For Colorado residents

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Loser Scholarship

  • Amount: Varies
  • Contact:
    One Stop Student Services Center/ ASU Scholarship Coordinator
  • Application: http://www.adams.edu/finaid/
  • GPA: 3.00
  • Major: Mathematics
  • Grade: incoming, freshman, sophomore, junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Deadline: March 1

Description:

Given to a mathematics major.

Other Requirements:

Submit letter addressing career/educational goals and community service

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Major General James Ursano Scholarship

Description:

Established in 1976 as a secondary mission to help Army families with the costs of post secondary undergraduate level education, vocational training, and preparation for acceptance by military service academies for their dependent children.

Other Requirements:

Copy of SAR
Official transcript
Military orders
Dependent child of Army Soldiers, registered in the Defense Eligibility Enrollment Reporting System
Unmarried during the entire academic year, and under 22

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Manuel Aragon Scholarship

  • Amount: $200
  • Contact:
    One Stop Student Services Center/ ASU Scholarship Coordinator
  • Application: http://www.adams.edu/finaid/
  • GPA: 2.50
  • Major: All
  • Grade: sophomore, junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Deadline: March 1

Description:

Given to a SLV resident who has completed at least 48 credit hours.

Other Requirements:

Submit letter addressing career/educational goals and community service
For Colorado residents

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Margaret A Lamb

  • Amount: varies
  • Contact:
    One Stop Student Services Center/ ASU Scholarship Coordinator
  • Application: http://www.adams.edu/finaid/
  • GPA: 3.00
  • Major: All
  • Grade: junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Deadline: March 1

Description:

Given to a female student. First preference to graduates of Cottey College, second to PEO woman or daughter in third or fourth year of studies.

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Mariachi Scholarship

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Contact:
    One Stop Student Services Center/ ASU Scholarship Coordinator
    Use Application for Foundation Scholarships:
    http://www.adams.edu/finaid/foundation_schol_application.pdf
  • Application: http://www.adams.edu/finaid/
  • GPA: 2.50
  • Major: All
  • Grade: incoming
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Deadline: March 1

Description:

Given to participant in the Mariachi Program, preference given to students with Mariachi experience.

Other Requirements:

Assist in recruiting students to program
Give permission to publicly announce award
Provide statement about Mariachi experience

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Marian Sims Baughn Memorial Scholarship

  • Amount: $1,500
  • Contact:
    One Stop Student Services Center/ ASU Scholarship Coordinator
  • Application: http://www.adams.edu/finaid/
  • GPA: 2.50
  • Major: All
  • Grade: incoming
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Deadline: March 1

Description:

Given to incoming female graduate of a SLV high school. Is renewable for four years as long as student maintains a 2.5 or higher cumulative GPA. Family members of Chapter V PEO may not apply.

Other Requirements:

Submit letter addressing career/educational goals and community service and one letter of recommendation
For Colorado residents

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Mark Lammers/ McDaniel Scholarship

  • Amount: Resident Tuition
  • Contact:
    One Stop Student Services Center/ ASU Scholarship Coordinator
  • Application: http://www.adams.edu/finaid/
  • GPA: 3.00
  • Major: Government/History
  • Grade: junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Deadline: March 1

Description:

Given to an ASU junior or senior who is majoring in Government/History.

Other Requirements:

Transcript
Interview

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Marvin Motz Scholarship

  • Amount: Resident graduate tuition
  • Contact:
    One Stop Student Services Center/ ASU Scholarship Coordinator
  • Application: http://www.adams.edu/finaid/
  • Major: Psychology/Counseling
  • Grade: graduate
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Deadline: March 1

Description:

Given to an on campus Master's of Art in Counseling student during second year of study.

Other Requirements:

submit letter expressing desire to be considered and why

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McPherson Scholarship

Description:

Given to a graduate of a SLV high school with preference given to a first generation student.

Other Requirements:

For Colorado residents

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Merritt Scholarship

  • Amount: resident tuition and book allowance
  • Contact:
    One Stop Student Services Center/ ASU Scholarship Coordinator
  • Application: http://www.adams.edu/finaid/
  • GPA: 3.00
  • Major: Education
  • Grade: incoming, freshman, sophomore, junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Deadline: March 1

Description:

Given to a single female majoring in education. Preference given to student of Christian faith.

Other Requirements:

Provide unofficial transcript
Letter describing career/educational goals and why you deserve scholarship

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Michael John Gay Memorial Scholarship

  • Amount: Varies
  • Contact:
    ASU School of Business
    (719) 587-7011
  • Major: Business
  • Grade: junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Deadline: March 1

Description:

Given to Junior or Senior in the School of Business who is from a rural Colorado community.

Other Requirements:

Submit letter addressing career/educational goals and community service
Letter of recommendation from faculty member
For Colorado residents

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Michael Lane Lester Memorial Scholarship

  • Amount: up to $500
  • Contact:
    One Stop Student Services Center/ ASU Scholarship Coordinator
  • Application: http://www.adams.edu/finaid/
  • Major: All
  • Grade: incoming
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Deadline: March 1

Description:

Given to a graduate of Gateway, Aurora or SLV high schools.

Other Requirements:

Complete statement "why I deserve this scholarship"
For Colorado residents

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Miles & Alice Acheson Memorial Scholarship

  • Amount: $500
  • Contact:
    One Stop Student Services Center/ ASU Scholarship Coordinator
  • Application: http://www.adams.edu/finaid/
  • GPA: 3.00
  • Major: All
  • Grade: incoming, freshman, sophomore, junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Deadline: March 1

Description:

Given to a non-traditional student (25 or older) who is a graduate of a SLV high school.

Other Requirements:

Submit letter addressing career/educational goals and community service
For Colorado residents

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Mingilton Family Endowment

  • Amount: Varies
  • Contact:
    One Stop Student Services Center/ ASU Scholarship Coordinator
  • Application: http://www.adams.edu/finaid/
  • GPA: 2.75
  • Major: Business, Education
  • Grade: incoming, freshman, sophomore, junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Deadline: March 1

Description:

Given to a single parent who is majoring in Elementary Education or Business Administration.

Other Requirements:

Submit one letter of recommendation

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Music Scholarship

  • Amount: up to $1,000
  • Contact:
    Music Department
    587-7621
  • Major: Music
  • Grade: incoming, freshman, sophomore, junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: merit
  • Deadline: March 1

Description:

Given to ASU music major who participates in band, choir or small ensembles.

Other Requirements:

Audition

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National Garden Clubs, Inc./ Colorado Federation of Garden Clubs, Inc.

  • Amount: $3,500
  • Contact:
    For Colorado Residents:
    Jan L Maynard
    11121 Osage St
    Northglenn, CO 80234
    303.920.2681
    Residents of other states, contact scholarship coordinator for your state's contact information
  • GPA: 3.25
  • Major: Biology, Sciences
  • Grade: sophomore, junior, senior, graduate
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Deadline: March 1

Description:

NGC offers financial aid to students and promotes study in Biology.

Other Requirements:

Applicants must have at least a 3.25 average
Must be a full time student enrolled in a minimum of 12 hours
Personal letter
List of extra-curricular activities
Financial aid form
Three letters of recommendation
Photo of applicant.
For Graduate Students the transcript of both graduate and undergraduate work is required.
Legal Resident of US

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National Western Scholarship

  • Amount: $2500 (renewable)
  • Contact:
    One Stop Student Services Center/ ASU Scholarship Coordinator
  • Application: http://www.adams.edu/finaid/
  • GPA: 3.00
  • Major: Business
  • Grade: incoming freshman, sophomore, junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: merit
  • Deadline: March 1

Description:

Given to an Agricultural Business major

Other Requirements:

Must have participated in the National Western Stock Show in January.

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Ninilchik Native Association Inc.

  • Amount: varies
  • Contact:
    CIRI Foundation
    2600 Cordova Street, Suite 206
    Anchorage, Alaska 99503-2745
  • Major: All
  • Grade: incoming, freshman, sophomore, junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Ethnicity: Native American/Alaskan Native
  • Deadline: March 1

Description:

The Ninilchik Native Association Inc., Scholarship and Vocational Grant application is for eligible and qualified Alaska natives who are original enrollees or descendants of original enrollees to Ninilchik Native Association, Inc., A native village corporation formed under the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act of 1971.

Other Requirements:

Scholarship applicants must be enrolled or accepted for admittance at an accredited or authorized college or university
Classified as full-time in a two-year or four-year graduate or undergraduate program
Vocational applicants must be classified as part-time or full-time vocational technical skills program.

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Nita Cooper Memorial Scholarship

  • Amount: Resident Tuition
  • Contact:
    One Stop Student Services Center/ ASU Scholarship Coordinator
  • Application: http://www.adams.edu/finaid/
  • GPA: 3.00
  • Major: Music, Fine Arts
  • Grade: junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Deadline: March 1

Description:

Given to an ASU junior or senior who is majoring in Music, preference given to students over 25 years of age.

Other Requirements:

Transcript
Interview

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Olibama Lopez-Tushar Scholarship

  • Amount: varies
  • Contact:
    One Stop Student Services Center/ ASU Scholarship Coordinator
  • Application: http://www.adams.edu/finaid/
  • GPA: 2.75
  • Major: All
  • Grade: incoming, freshman, sophomore, junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Ethnicity: Hispanic
  • Deadline: March 1

Description:

Given to a Hispanic female who is a resident of the San Luis Valley and has at least a 2.75 cumulative GPA.

Other Requirements:

For Colorado residents

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Orahood Burt Scholarship

  • Amount: varies
  • Contact:
    One Stop Student Services Center/ ASU Scholarship Coordinator
  • Application: http://www.adams.edu/finaid/
  • Major: English
  • Grade: incoming
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Deadline: March 1

Description:

Given to an English major who graduated in the top 10% of Colorado high school class.

Other Requirements:

Official transcript with class rank
For Colorado residents

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Ove Nielsen Memorial Scholarship

  • Amount: resident tuition
  • Contact:
    One Stop Student Services Center/ ASU Scholarship Coordinator
  • Application: http://www.adams.edu/finaid/foundation_schol_application.pdf
  • GPA: 2.75
  • ACT: 21
  • SAT: combined verbal and math of 990
  • Major: Business
  • Grade: incoming, freshman, sophomore, junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Deadline: March 1

Description:

Given to a business major who graduated from a SLV high school.

Other Requirements:

Letter of recommendation
Letter addressing educational and career goals
For Colorado residents

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Patricia Medina Wilson Scholarship

Description:

Given to an ASU junior or senior who is majoring in Spanish, preference given to female student.

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Patricia Trujillo Scholarship

Description:

Given to Education major, with preference given to gradates of Centennial High School (San Luis, CO).

Other Requirements:

Submit letter addressing career/educational goals and community service
For Colorado residents

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Paul D. Hall Scholarship

Description:

Given to a student with a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or greater.

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Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) President's Scholarship

  • Amount: $1500-$2000, renewable for up to one year
  • Contact:
    One Stop Student Services Center/ ASU Scholarship Coordinator
  • Application: http://www.adams.edu/finaid/ptk.pdf
  • GPA: 3.50
  • Major: All
  • Grade: junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Deadline: March 1

Description:

Awarded to five full time transferring members of PTK annually. Students must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.5 and an A.A. or A.S. degree and transfer directly to ASU (if student receives AA/AS in spring, they must attend ASU in the fall).

Other Requirements:

US Citizen
letter of recommendation from a faculty adviser
personal essay outlining educational goals

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Porter Scholars in Science and Math

  • Amount: varies
  • Contact:
    School of Science, Math and Technology
  • Application: http://www.adams.edu/finaid/porter_app.pdf
  • GPA: 3.00
  • Major: Science, Biology, Ch
  • Grade: incoming, freshman, sophomore, junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Deadline: March 1

Description:

The Porter Scholars in Science and Mathematics Scholarship is a highly competitive award for students who are majoring in science or mathematics. Additional information at http://www.adams.edu/academics/porter/

Other Requirements:

Must complete FAFSA by April1
Unofficial transcript(s)
Complete essay at http://www.adams.edu/academics/porter/

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Racanelli Family Pay it Forward Football Scholarship

  • Amount: $1,500
  • Contact:
    Apply with Football Coach.
    Athletic Department: (719) 587-7401
  • GPA: 3.00
  • Major: All
  • Grade: freshman, sophomore, junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: need
  • Deadline: March 1

Description:

Awarded to a member of the ASU Football team.

Other Requirements:

Submit a personal letter of application addressing: educational and career goals, community/school involvement and why applicant deserves the scholarship.

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Ralph L. Smith Memorial Scholarship

  • Amount: Varies
  • Contact:
    School of Science
  • Major: Sciences
  • Grade: incoming, freshman, sophomore, junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Deadline: March 1

Description:

Given to Agriculture, Biology, Botany or related major, preference given to a graduate of a SLV high school

Other Requirements:

For Colorado residents

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Ralph Vail & Kathlyn Thatcher Vail Scholarship

Description:

Given to an Education major, preference given to a single parent or student age 24 and older

Other Requirements:

Submit letter addressing career/educational goals and community service

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Richard "Dick" Boyce Scholarship

  • Amount: resident tuition and fees
  • Contact:
    Rio Grande Savings and Loan
  • GPA: 2.50
  • Major: All
  • Grade: incoming, freshman, sophomore, junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Deadline: March 1

Description:

Given to a Rio Grande Savings & Loan Customer.

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Richard Barkley Scholarship

Description:

Given to an ASU junior or senior majoring in English or Government/History.

Other Requirements:

Transcript
Interview

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Richard Collins Memorial Scholarship

Description:

Given to students returning to college after a semester or more away from academic pursuits.

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Richard Conour Memorial Scholarship

Description:

Given to a geology or environmental science major.

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Richard Talley Musical Theatre Scholarship

  • Amount: Varies
  • Contact:
    Theatre Department
  • GPA: 2.50
  • Major: Music, Theatre
  • Grade: incoming, freshman, sophomore, junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Deadline: March 1

Description:

Given to a theatre major who actively participates in ASU music or theatre.

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Rick Sheriff Memorial Scholarship

Description:

Given to a full-time student with a cumulative GPA greater than 2.75.

Other Requirements:

Submit letter addressing career/educational goals and community service

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Rick Spier Memorial Scholarship

Description:

Given to Colorado resident who does not qualify for Federal Aid but shows financial need, preference given to graduate of Dolores County High School (Dove Creek, CO).

Other Requirements:

Maintain 2.5 cumulative GPA
For Colorado residents

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Robert & Karen Willis- Jack's Market (Del Norte, CO) Scholarship

Description:

Given to a sophomore majoring in Business or Education, with preference given to graduates of Del Norte, Creede or Center High School.

Other Requirements:

For Colorado residents

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Robert Ellard Wright Memorial Scholarship

Description:

Given to a science or business major or a student enrolled in the MBA program.

Other Requirements:

Must submit a transcript, a letter of application addressing educational/career goals, and a letter of reference

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Robert Hoag Rawlings Foundation Scholarship

Description:

Given to a journalism or business major from the 18-county Southeastern Colorado area covered by the Pueblo Chieftan (Pueblo, Mineral, Chaffee, Saguache, Rio Grande, Conejos, Fremont, Custer, Alamosa, Costilla, Huerfano, Las Animas, Crowley, Otero, Kiowa, Bent, Powers, and Baca.

Other Requirements:

Submit letter addressing career/educational goals and community service
unofficial transcript
For Colorado residents

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Robert J. Verdisco Retail Scholarship

  • Amount: varies
  • Contact:
    Robert J. Verdisco Retail Scholarship
    1700 N. Moore Street, Suite 2250
    Arlington, VA 22209
  • Major: All
  • Grade: junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Deadline: March 1

Description:

RILA is pleased to offer the Robert J. Verdisco Retail Scholarship to, a $5000 scholarship to be awarded to an upperclassmen pursuing a career in retail for the 2005-2006 academic year.

Other Requirements:

Must be a full-time student with at least a junior standing and have completed at least 60 credits at the beginning of the upcoming year
Must be enrolled in an accredited college or university offering a retail-oriented curriculum and have a minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA on a 4.0 scale.

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Robert Lujan Memorial Golf Scholarship

  • Amount: Varies
  • Contact:
    Golf coach
  • GPA: 3.00
  • Major: All
  • Grade: incoming, freshman, sophomore, junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Deadline: March 1

Description:

Given to member of the ASU Golf team who is a Colorado resident.

Other Requirements:

For Colorado residents

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Rocky Mountain Section Institute of Navigation (RMS-ION) Scholarship

  • Amount: up to $2,500
  • Contact:
    ION RMS Scholarship Chair
    bcarroll@overlooksys.com
    (719) 380-0014 x134
  • Application: http://rms.ion.org/?page_id=82
  • GPA: 2.80
  • Major: All
  • Grade: freshman, sophomore, junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: merit
  • Deadline: March 1

Description:

The Institute of Navigation (ION) sponsors a monetary grant to eligible college students in the Rocky Mountain Section (RMS) region. Scholarship awards come with required apprenticeship activities, intended to familiarize the award recipient with navigational technologies or enhance his/her existing knowledge of navigational methods.

Other Requirements:

Essay
Letter of recommendation
For residents of Colorado or Wyoming.

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Roy and Yoshiko Inouye Scholarship Endowment

Description:

Given to a graduate of a SLV high school who has need.

Other Requirements:

For Colorado residents

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Ruth Curtis Gilbert Scholarship

  • Amount: Varies
  • Contact:
    One Stop Student Services Center/ ASU Scholarship Coordinator
    Use Application for Foundation Scholarships:
    http://www.adams.edu/finaid/foundation_schol_application.pdf
  • Application: http://www.adams.edu/finaid/foundation_schol_application.pdf
  • GPA: 3.00
  • Major: Education
  • Grade: incoming, freshman, sophomore, junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Deadline: March 1

Description:

Given to an Education major.

Other Requirements:

Submit letter addressing career/educational goals and community service

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Rutledge Family Scholarship

Description:

Three year renewable scholarship, first preference given to graduates from Karval High School, second to graduates from Limon and Genoa-Hugo High Schools. Student must have and maintain a 2.5 cumulative GPA and be enrolled fulltime.

Other Requirements:

For Colorado residents

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Ryan Anthony Page Memorial Scholarship

Description:

Given to an incoming freshman who has a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or greater.

Other Requirements:

Submit a letter addressing educational/career goals and community service.

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San Luis Valley Cattleman's Association/Grizzly Club Scholarship

Description:

Given to a member of an ASU athletic team who is a resident of the SLV.

Other Requirements:

Submit letter addressing career/ educational goals and community service
Recipient expected to promote SLV Cattleman's Assoc. and/or Grizzly Club
For Colorado residents

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Shirley Burnham Memorial Scholarship

Description:

Given to Colorado resident of high moral character who is a first time college student and demonstrates leadership.

Other Requirements:

Submit letter addressing career/educational goals and community service as well as leadership and character
For Colorado residents

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SLV Federal Bank Scholarship

Description:

Given to student who has, or whose parent/grandparent has, an established account at SLV Federal.

Other Requirements:

Submit letter addressing career/educational goals and community service, also indicate the name on account and relationship to student

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SLV Rural Electric Cooperative, Inc. Scholarship

  • Amount: resident tuition
  • Contact:
    SLV Rural Electric Coop
  • Major: All
  • Grade: incoming
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Deadline: March 1

Description:

Given to graduate of a SLV high school whose parents are served by SLVREC.

Other Requirements:

Application available at SLVREC
For Colorado residents

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Southway Alumni Scholarship

Description:

Given to the children or grandchildren of Adams State Alumni who have a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher.

Other Requirements:

Unofficial transcript
Two letters of recommendation
Personal letter addressing why you should be considered, also include the names and graduation years of parent(s)/grandparent(s)

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Southway Wrestling Scholarship

  • Amount: Resident Tuition and Fees
  • Contact:
    Apply with wrestling coach
  • Major: All
  • Grade: incoming, freshman, sophomore, junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Deadline: March 1

Description:

Given to a member of the ASU wrestling team.

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Spud Orr Memorial Scholarship

Description:

Given to Alamosa High School Senior who played sports in high school.

Other Requirements:

For Colorado residents

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Stan Brinkley/ McDaniel Scholarship

Description:

Given to an ASU junior or senior who is majoring in Government/History.

Other Requirements:

Transcript
Interview

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Stanford Fellers Memorial Scholarship

Description:

Given to student who demonstrates academic excellence and financial need.

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Theatre Scholarship

  • Amount: Varies
  • Contact:
    Contact the ASU theatre department.
    Theatre Department: (719) 587-7862
  • Deadline: March 1

Description:

Contact the theatre department.

Other Requirements:

Contact the ASU theatre department.

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Tom Bruscino/ McDaniel Scholarship

Description:

Given to an ASU junior or senior who is majoring in Government/History.

Other Requirements:

Transcript
Interview

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Turney Scholarship

Description:

Given to a junior or senior majoring in Physical Science, Chemistry, Mathematics or Micro-Biology.

Other Requirements:

Submit letter addressing career/educational goals and community service

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Valley Educators Credit Union Scholarship

Description:

Given to undergraduate student who is a member, or whose parent is a member of the Valley Educators CU.

Other Requirements:

Submit letter addressing career/educational goals and community service
For Colorado residents

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Vectra Bank of Alamosa Golf Scholarship

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Contact:
    Apply with Golf Coach
  • Major: All
  • Grade: incoming, freshman, sophomore, junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Deadline: March 1

Description:

Given to a member of the ASU Golf Team.

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Vernon Lantis Scholarship

  • Amount: $400
  • Contact:
    School of Science
  • GPA: 3.00
  • Major: Sciences, Mathematic
  • Grade: senior
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Deadline: March 1

Description:

Given to a ASU Senior majoring in Biology, Mathematics, Chemistry, Geography, Astronomy, General Science or Physics.

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Vickie Ford/ McDaniel Scholarship

Description:

Given to an ASU junior senior, or graduate student who is over 25 years of age and majoring in Education.

Other Requirements:

Transcript
Interview

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Wall, Smith & Bateman Scholarship

  • Amount: Varies
  • Contact:
    ASU School of Business
    (719) 587-7011
  • Major: Business
  • Grade: incoming, freshman, sophomore, junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Deadline: March 1

Description:

Given to an Accounting Major.

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Walters Football Scholarship

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Contact:
    Apply with Football Coach.
    Athletic Department: (719) 587-7401
  • GPA: 2.50
  • Major: All
  • Grade: incoming, freshman, sophomore, junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Deadline: March 1

Description:

Given to a member of the ASU Football team.

Other Requirements:

Incoming freshmen must have a 2.25 cumulative GPA, all others 2.5

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Walters Volleyball Scholarship

Description:

Given to a member of the ASU volleyball team.

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Wiliam and Lenora Gilmore Memorial (Business) Scholarship

Description:

Given to a Business major

Other Requirements:

Recommendation of department chair

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Wiliam and Lenora Gilmore Memorial (Theatre) Scholarship

Description:

Given to a Theatre major

Other Requirements:

Apply directly to Theatre Department

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William M & Jennie L Thomas Scholarship

Description:

Given to a graduate of Aguilar, Antonito, Denver West or George Washington high schools.

Other Requirements:

For Colorado residents

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William Trujillo/ McDaniel Scholarship

Description:

Given to an ASU junior or senior who is majoring in government/history.

Other Requirements:

Transcript
Interview

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Wilma Gomez-Bradley Memorial Scholarship

Description:

Given to a ASU Junior or Senior who is Hispanic.

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Woodard Memorial Scholarship

Description:

Given to students who have actively participated in high School, College and Community activities.

Other Requirements:

completed FAFSA
Letters of recommendation
Demonstrated leadership
Transcript(s)

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Colorado Nurses Association, District 6 (SLV) Scholarship

  • Amount:
  • Contact:
    Charlotte Ledonne charlotte@slvahec.org
  • Deadline: March 1

Description:

Nursing students in the San Luis Valley who are participating in a required service learning project may be eligible for this scholarship.

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CESDA Diversity Scholarship

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Contact:
    If you have any questions, please contact Emily Quinlan at emily@cesda.org
  • Application: www.cesda.org/scholarships.html
  • GPA: 2.8
  • Major: All
  • Grade: Incoming
  • Need/Merit: Need
  • Deadline: March 1

Description:

The Colorado Services and Development Association (CESDA) is offering various $1,000 scholarships.

Other Requirements:

Applicant must be a first generation student, or member of an underrepresented ethnic or racial minority, and/or show financial need. Applicants will be selected by, but not limited to the following criteria: leadership and community service- particularly within minority communities, past academic performance, personal and professional accomplishments, personal attributes, special abilities, academic goals, and financial.

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American Council of the Blind of Colorado scholarship

  • Amount: up to $10,000
  • Contact:
    Barbara Boyer, Executive Director
    American Council of the Blind of Colorado
    1536 Wynkoop Street, Suite 201
    Denver, CO 80202
    acbcdirector@yahoo.com
    303-831-0117
    Toll free 1-888-775-2221
  • Application: http://www.acbco.org/?2011-scholarships,45
  • GPA: 3.30
  • Major: All
  • Grade: freshman, sophomore, junior, senior
  • Deadline: March 2

Description:

The ACBCO will present up to $10, 000 in scholarship funds to outstanding blind/visually impaired students.

Other Requirements:

Proof of legal blindness
Proof of Us citizenship
Transcript
SAT and/or ACT results
Three letters of recommendation
essay
If GPA is less than 3.3 a one page explanation as to circumstances related to academic performance and request for a waiver of the minimum GPA level.

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Colorado Mason's Benevolent Fund Scholarships

  • Amount: up to $7,000
  • Contact:
    High School Counselor or: Scholarship Administrator
    1130 Panorama Drive
    Colorado Springs, CO 80904
  • Major: All
  • Grade: incoming
  • Need/Merit: Merit
  • Deadline: March 7

Description:

The Grand Lodge of Colorado is proud to award the Colorado Masons' benevolent fund scholarships. Our program is open to all graduating seniors in public high schools in the state of Colorado who have been accepted at, and will attend, an institution of higher learning in the State of Colorado. There is no consideration given to race, creed, sex, national origin or Masonic relationship.

Other Requirements:

Interview
Essay
References
For Colorado residents

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National Society of Accountants Scholarship

Description:

The National Society of Accountants Scholarship Foundation was organized in 1969. The NSA Scholarship Foundation Board of Trustees awards an average of 30 scholarships per year in the amount of approximately $1,000 each for accounting students entering their third or fourth year of studies, and approximately $500 each for students entering their second year of studies. Additional scholarships available.

Other Requirements:

Letter detailing leadership experience

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Colorado Association for the Education of Young Children (CAEYC) Scholarship

  • Amount: Varies
  • Contact:
    CAEYC Tuition Award Committee
    PO Box 261326
    Highlands Ranch, CO 80163-1326
    (888)892-4453 or (303)791-2772
  • GPA: 3.00
  • Major: Education
  • Grade: junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: merit
  • Deadline: March 14

Description:

Given to Junior or Senior who is majoring in Early Childhood Education.

Other Requirements:

Strength of character, promise of leadership, emotional maturity & stability
Special interest in & commitment to the field of Early Childhood Education
US Citizen
For Colorado residents

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Hispanic College Fund/ Association of Latino Professionals in Finance and Accounting (ALPFA) Scholarship

  • Amount: varies
  • Application: http://www.hsf.net/ALPFA.aspx
  • GPA: 3.00
  • Major: Business, Mathematic
  • Grade: freshman, sophomore, junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Deadline: March 15

Description:

Together, HCF and ALPFA are providing scholarships for undergraduate and graduate students pursuing degrees in accounting or finance-related fields.

Other Requirements:

Online applications only

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Information Systems Audit and Control Association Scholarship Program

Description:

Current full-time undergraduate or graduate students who are studying information systems, accounting or computer science (or other business related degrees) at an accredited college in Colorado are invited to apply.

Other Requirements:

Essay
Transcripts

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Minorities in Government Finance Scholarship

  • Amount: up to $5000
  • Contact:
    Minorities in Government Finance Scholarship
    203 N. LaSalle St
    Suite 2700
    Chicago, IL 60601
    Phone: 312-977-9700
  • Major: Business
  • Grade: incoming, freshman, sophomore, junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Ethnicity: Black/African American, Native American/Alaskan Native, Asian/Pacific Islander, Hispanic
  • Deadline: March 15

Description:

The GFOA's Minorities in Government Finance Scholarship of $5,000 is available for award to an upper-division undergraduate student of public administration, (governmental) accounting, finance, political science, economics, or business administration (with a specific focus on government or nonprofit management). The purpose of the Minorities in Government Finance Scholarship is to recognize outstanding performance by minority students preparing for careers in state and local government finance.

Other Requirements:

Major in accounting, finance, political science, economics, business administration
Plan to pursue a career in state or local government finance
Must be a citizen or permanent resident of the U.S. or Canada
Letters of recommendation.

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National Association of Women in Construction Founders' Scholarship

  • Amount: $1,000-2,000
  • Contact:
    NAWIC FOUNDERS SCHOLARSHIP FOUNDATION
    327 South Adams
    Fort Worth, Texas 76104
  • Application: http://www.nawic.org/nawic/NFSF.asp?SnID=1509215285
  • GPA: 3.00
  • Major: Business, Mathematic
  • Grade: freshman, sophomore, junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Deadline: March 15

Description:

Each year we are pleased to award over $25,000 to worthy recipients in construction-related programs. The NAWIC Founders' Scholarship Foundation is an equal opportunity organization, and encourages applications from all individuals.

Other Requirements:

Personal interview
Transcript(s)
Essays
Enrolled full-time in construction related program

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National Council of Jewish Women (NCJW) Colorado Section College Scholarship for Jewish Women

  • Amount: $2,000
  • Contact:
    NCJW Colorado Section
    P.O Box 371647
    Denver, CO 80237
    E-Mail: phleaux@comcast.net
  • Major: All
  • Grade: freshman, sophomore, junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Deadline: March 15

Description:

The NCJW plans to award at least three scholarships at a minimum of $2,000 each.

Other Requirements:

Must: be a Jewish coman at least 16 years of age,
Be a Colorado resident with a valid Colorado I.D.
Be attending, have been accepted to or have applied to an accredited college, university, junior college, community college, vocational or technical school or graduate school and plan to attend in the Fall of 2009,
Provide your last Federal & State income tax return for and those of your parents or legal guardian if you are under 21 years of age,
Submit: Two Letters of Recommendation
Document Community Involvement
Document Academic Record
For Colorado residents

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William Randolph Hearst Endowed Scholarship

  • Amount: varies
  • Contact:
    John Russell, Program Coordinator
    The Aspen Institute
    One Dupont Circle, Suite 700
    Washington, D.C. 20036
  • Major: All
  • Grade: incoming, freshman, sophomore, junior, senior, graduate
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Ethnicity: Black/African American, Native American/Alaskan Native, Asian/Pacific Islander, Hispanic
  • Deadline: March 16

Description:

The Nonprofit Sector Research Fund annually offers the William Randolph Hearst Endowed Scholarship. The scholarship is open to both undergraduate and graduate students who are members of a minority group.

Other Requirements:

Outstanding research skills
Background in the social sciences or humanities
Excellent writing and communication skills.
Demonstrate financial need.
Must be an American citizen.

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Coalition of Higher Education Assistance Organizations (COHEAO) Scholarship

Description:

The COHEAO will award four $2,000 scholarships.

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Indian Health Service Scholarship Program

  • Amount: up to two years full time tuition
  • Contact:
    Indian Health Service
    Scholarship Program
    Twinbrook Metro Plaza -- Suite 100A
    12300 Twinbrook Parkway
    Rockville, Maryland 20852
    Phone: (301) 443-6197
    Fax: (301) 443-6048
  • Application: http://www.ihs.gov/JobsCareerDevelop/DHPS/Scholarships/
  • Major: Pre-Medicine, Pre-De
  • Grade: incoming, freshman, sophomore, junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Ethnicity: Native American/ Alaska Native
  • Deadline: March 28

Description:

Health Professions Preparatory Scholarship Program provides financial assistance for American Indian and Alaska Native (Federally or State Recognized) students only to enroll in courses that will prepare them for acceptance into health professions schools, i.e., nursing, pharmacy, etc. Courses may be either compensatory (required to improve science, mathematics, or other basic skills and knowledge) or preprofessional (required in order to qualify for admission into a health professions program).

Other Requirements:

American Indian or Alaska Native
Intend to serve Indian people upon completion of professional health care education and training as a health care provider in the discipline/specialty for which he/she is taking preparatory courses and for which the application is submitted
Provide a course curriculum outline, approved and signed by your advisor

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Mervyn's Local Hero Scholarship

  • Amount: $1000+
  • Contact:
    Scholars Management Service CSFA,
    1505 Riverview Road
    PO Box 297
    St. Peters, MN 56082
  • Application: http://www.maldef.org
  • Major: All
  • Grade: incoming
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Deadline: March 30

Description:

Scholarship Management Services is the nation's leading scholarship program administrator.

Other Requirements:

High school senior with academic excellence & volunteer activities.
Must reside in Colorado, Idaho, Mississippi, Minnesota, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Oregon, Texas, Utah, or Washington.

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Helen M. McLoraine Scholarship Program for Foster Care and Emancipating Youth

Description:

The Helen M. McLoraine Scholarship Program for Foster Care and Emancipating Youth was created to provide educational scholarships for foster care youth who are emancipated or are in the process of preparing to emancipate from the foster care system in Colorado. Awards can be used toward part-time or full-time undergraduate study at any accredited U.S. post-secondary school (including trade, vocational, community college or four-year school).

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Colorado Women's Education Foundation Scholarship

Description:

Given to female Business Major who is over 25, preference given to single parents.

Other Requirements:

Recent transcripts
Proof of CO residency
Statement of career goals
Copy acceptance letter
Two letters of recommendation
US Citizen
For Colorado residents

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National Federation of the Blind

  • Amount: Varies
  • Contact:
    Mrs. Peggy Elliott, Chairman
    National Federation of the Blind Scholarship Committee
    805 Fifth Avenue
    Grinnell, Iowa 50112
    (641) 236-3366
  • Application: https://nfb.org/scholarships
  • Major: All
  • Grade: incoming, freshman, sophomore, junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Deadline: March 31

Description:

Federation grants thirty scholarships annually to legally blind persons in higher education from college freshmen to doctoral candidates.

Other Requirements:

Legally blind
Current transcripts including test scores
Two letters of recommendation
Personal letter
Letter from state federation president or designee
US Citizen

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Pinnacol Foundation Scholarship Program

Description:

Pinnacol Assurance established the Pinnacol Foundation scholarship program for the children of Colorado workers who were killed or permanently disabled in a compensable work-related accident. Recognizing that education is the key to Colorado's future, Pinnacol Assurance hopes to further serve the employers and employees of Colorado by providing scholarship opportunities to these children.

Other Requirements:

Natural, adopted, step-child or full dependent, between the ages of 16-24, of a worker killed or permanently injured in a compensable work-related accident during employment with a Colorado-based employer and entitled to receive benefits under the Colorado Workers' Compensation Act
Transcript
Letter of recommendation
Brief description of accident and current medical record/death certificate
Personal essay
US Citizen
For Colorado residents

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Rio Grande County Farm Bureau Scholarship

  • Amount: $2,500 over four years
  • Contact:
    Rio Grande County Farm Bureau
    Attn: Scholar Committee
    247 Adams Street
    Monte vista, CO 81144
  • GPA: 2.75
  • Major: All
  • Grade: incoming freshman, sophomore, junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: merit
  • Deadline: March 31

Description:

Given to students whose parents are members of the Rio Grande County Farm Bureau. Award of $2,500 is given over four years.

Other Requirements:

Two essays (under one page each)
Resume that lists: Honors and awards, Leadership, School organization membership, Athletic participation, Community activities, and Work experience.
For Colorado residents

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Colorado Association of Wheat Growers Scholarship

Description:

The Colorado Association of Wheat Growers (CAWG) will award a $1,000 scholarship to a Colorado high school senior who is planning to attend college in the fall of their graduating year.

Other Requirements:

The applicant's parent, grandparent, or legal guardian must be a current or new member of CAWG or the applicant must be nominated by a current sponsor of CAWG. The recipient must be planning to attend an accredited college, university, junior college, or community college. The student must enter college the same year as their graduation from high school. Students intending to major in agriculture related fields are strongly urged to apply. Two one-page essays are required as part of the scholarship application.

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Colorado Author's League College Scholarship

Description:

The state's premier organization of professional independent writers, the Colorado Authors' League, offers a $1,000 scholarship to an aspiring Colorado writer.

Other Requirements:

Essay "Why I Write"
Have completed at least 12 hours of college coursework
Have financial need
For Colorado residents

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Computer Science and Computer Engineering Scholarship

Description:

This scholarship is a way for Education-Portal.com to give back to the academic community and help aspiring computer technology students reach their goals.

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Denver Bowling Association Scholarship

  • Amount: $400
  • Contact:
    Denver Bowling Association
    5122 West 1st Ave
    Denver, CO 80219
    (303)922-8163
  • Major: All
  • Grade: incoming, freshman, sophomore, junior, senior
  • Deadline: April 1

Description:

Given to current member in good standing of a Denver Bowling Association (DBA) or YABA sanctioned league.

Other Requirements:

Unimpaired amateur bowler
Under 23 years of age
For Colorado residents

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Larimer County Farm Bureau Academic Scholarship

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Contact:
    Larimer County Farm Bureau
    335 East Mountain Avenue
    Fort Collins, CO 80524
    (970) 482-3952
  • Major: Business, Biology, C
  • Grade: incoming
  • Need/Merit: merit
  • Deadline: April 1

Description:

Given to a student who is, or whose parent/ grandparent is, a member of the Larimer County Farm Bureau.

Other Requirements:

Official application form
Two letters of recommendation
Description of your academic & career goals, & how the award of this scholarship will assist you in meeting these goals
Transcript
For Colorado residents

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Lillian B Morrison Healthcare Scholarship

  • Amount: Up to $2,000
  • Contact:
    Lillian B Morrison Healthcare Scholarship
    c/o El Paso County Medical Society
    730 Citadel Drive East, Suite 206
    Colorado Springs, CO 80909
  • GPA: 3.00
  • Major: Nursing
  • Grade: freshman, sophomore, junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: merit
  • Deadline: April 1

Description:

Given to a resident of El Paso County (CO) who is majoring in healthcare (excludes pre-professional programs).

Other Requirements:

Resident of El Paso County (CO)
Write for application
For Colorado residents

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National Association of Black Journalists SEED Scholarship

  • Amount: varies
  • Contact:
    NABJ Scholarship Program
    8701-A Adelphi Rd
    Adelphi, MD 20783
  • Major: All
  • Grade: incoming, freshman, sophomore, junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Ethnicity: Black/African American
  • Deadline: April 1

Description:

Annually NABJ awards deserving students interested in a pursuing career in journalism awards of more than $30,000 , in NABJ scholarships. Scholarships are open to any foreign or American born Students currently attending an accredited four-year college/university in the U.S. or those who are a candidate for graduate school.

Other Requirements:

Must be NABJ members
Resume
One official transcript and three unofficial transcripts
Two letters of recommendation

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Dorsey~Gray Literacy Foundation Scholarship

  • Amount: $500
  • Contact:
    E-mail: info@altheadorseygray.com
    Please put the word "scholarship" in the subject line.
  • Application: http://altheadorseygray.com/dorsey_gray_002.htm
  • GPA: 2.5
  • Major: all
  • Grade: incoming freshman, sophomore, junior, senior, graduate
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Deadline: April 2

Description:

Applicants must ream the novel "Under His Blood" (2009) by author, Althea Dorsey Gray, or her non-fiction book, "Hand Writing on the Falling Wall... I Witness Account" (2003), and write an essay for either book.

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CollegeInvest Opportunity Scholarship

Description:

Seventy $1,000 scholarships will be drawn at random and awarded to undergraduates attending school full-time.

Other Requirements:

Apply online
For Colorado residents

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CollegeInvest Service Scholarship

Description:

Fifty-five $6,000 scholarships will be available this year to Colorado students interested in giving back to the community. Awards will be drawn at random.

Other Requirements:

Apply online
Agree to complete 40 hours of community service in support of young people in an educational setting.
For Colorado residents

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Clear Creek Valley Medical Society Scholarship

  • Amount: varies
  • Contact:
    Clear Creek Valley Medical Society
    1420 Vance Street, Ste 100
    Lakewood, CO 80214
    303.232.1428
  • GPA: 3.00
  • Major: Sciences, Nursing, Pre- Medicine
  • Grade: incoming, freshman, sophomore, junior, senior
  • Deadline: April 13

Description:

Given to students who have need and are pursuing a degree in medicine or related field. Preference is given to residents of Jefferson, Gilpin, Clear Creek and southwest Adams counties.

Other Requirements:

Two letters of recommendation, one of which is from a non-related teacher or counselor
For residents of Colorado.

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American Association of University Women, Aurora Branch

  • Amount: up to $1,000
  • Contact:
    AAUW Scholarship Chair
    546 Newark Ct
    Aurora, CO 80010
    303.364.3225
  • GPA: 3.00
  • Major: All
  • Grade: junior, senior
  • Deadline: April 15

Description:

Given to a well- rounded resident of Aurora who is a Junior or Senior, preference given to an adult who has returned to college.

Other Requirements:

Transcript
US Citizen
For Colorado residents

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American Cancer Society's Scholarship Program, Rocky Mountain Division

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Contact:
    American Cancer Society
    ATTN: Scholarship Committee
    2255 S. Oneida St
    Denver, CO 80224
    303.758.2030 x 491 or 800.ACS.2345
  • Major: All
  • Grade: incoming, freshman, sophomore, junior, senior
  • Deadline: April 15

Description:

Scholarship gives young cancer survivors the opportunity to pursue their post-secondary education from an accredited university, community college or vocational technical school.

Other Requirements:

Diagnosis of cancer
High school graduate
Community service
US Citizen
For residents of Wyoming, Colorado, Idaho, Nevada, and Utah

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Catching the Dream Scholarships

  • Amount: up to $5000
  • Contact:
    Catching the Dream, Inc.
    Attn: Scholarship Affairs Office
    8200 Mountain Road N. E., Suite 203
    Albuquerque, NM 87110
    (505) 262-2351 ext. 116
  • Application: www.catchingthedream.org/Scholarship.htm
  • Major: Mathematics, Pre-Engineering
  • Grade: incoming, freshman, sophomore, junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: Merit
  • Ethnicity: Native American/Alaska Native
  • Deadline: April 15

Description:

Given to Native Americans pursuing degrees in which tribes need graduates the most, and the fields in which there are the fewest Indian graduates.

Other Requirements:

Excellent grades, high ACT or SAT scores
Some work experience
A track record of leadership, and a strong commitment to their Indian community
Essay
Three letters of recommendation

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Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute

  • Amount: $2,500
  • Contact:
    CHCI Scholarship Awards
    911 2nd Street, NE
    Washington, DC 20002
  • Application: http://www.chci.org/scholarships/
  • Major: All
  • Grade: incoming, freshman, sophomore, junior, senior
  • Ethnicity: Hispanic
  • Deadline: April 15

Description:

This premier scholarship opportunity is afforded to Latino students who have a history of performing public service-oriented activities in their communities and who plan to continue contributing in the future.

Other Requirements:

History of consistent active participation in public service-oriented activities

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Gwendolyn S. Duran Memorial Scholarship

  • Amount: $1000
  • Contact:
    Joyce Beach, PLS
    CALSS Scholarship Chairman
    c/o Law Offices of Matt Busch
    903 North Cleveland Avenue, Suite A
    Loveland, CO 80537
    phone: (970) 667-2898
    fax: (970) 667-3349
    email: joyce@mbuschlaw.com
  • Application: http://www.calss.org/scholarships/scholarships.html
    A copy of high school transcript or transcript of last four years' grades if presently enrolled in a school of higher education, one letter of recommendation signed by student's teacher or counselor outlining the student's leadership activities and/or community participation, one letter of recommendation signed by employer, teacher, friend, or other character reference, and an autobiographical statement/resume including schools attended, employment, school activities (honors, clubs, etc.), family background, brief discussion of financial need, interests and/or hobbies must be included with the application.
  • GPA: 2.50
  • Major: Pre-Law
  • Grade: incoming, freshman, sophomore, junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Deadline: April 15

Description:

The Colorado Association of Legal Support Staff (CALSS) established the Gwendolyn S. Duran Memorial Scholarship in 1999 to support students in need, pursuing a higher education degree. Based on eligibility criteria, one $1,000 scholarship will be awarded annually.

Other Requirements:

Eligibility:
Your have declared the legal field as your major or are enrolled in a legal program, such as pre-law
You are a full time student
You can demonstrate financial need

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Hispanic College Fund Scholarship Program

  • Amount: $500-5000
  • Contact:
    Hispanic College Fund, Inc
    1717 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, Ste 460
    Washington, DC 20006
    800.644.4223
  • Application: http://www.hsf.net/innercontent.aspx?id=34
  • Major: All
  • Grade: freshman, sophomore, junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Ethnicity: Hispanic
  • Deadline: April 15

Description:

Various scholarships awarded to Hispanic students in any major.

Other Requirements:

Online Applications only

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Holocaust Remembrance Scholarship

  • Amount: up to $10,000
  • Contact:
    Holocaust Remembrance Project
    Holland & Knight Charitable Foundation, Inc
    100 North Tampa Street, Suite 4100 Tampa, Florida 33602
    866-HK-CARES
    holocaust@hklaw.com
  • Application: http://holocaust.hklaw.com/
  • Major: All
  • Grade: incoming
  • Need/Merit: merit
  • Deadline: April 15

Description:

Essay contest for High School students. Writing prompt available online.

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Lockheed Martin Scholarship Program

Description:

Given to Hispanic students pursuing degree in Computer Science/Engineering.

Other Requirements:

US Citizen

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Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation

  • Amount: Varies
  • Contact:
    Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation
    PO Box 3008
    Princeton, NJ 08543
    (800) 292-7777
  • Application: http://www.mcsf.org/page.aspx?pid=365
  • GPA: 2.00
  • Major: All
  • Grade: incoming, freshman, sophomore, junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Deadline: April 15

Description:

Given to the son or daughter of a US Marine or US Navy Corpsman who has served with the Marines.

Other Requirements:

Son/daughter of US Marine
High school graduate
Family income less than $79,500 preferred

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Minority Entrepreneurs Scholarship Program

  • Amount: varies
  • Contact:
    Minority Entrepreneurs Scholarship Program
    1501 K Street, NW, Suite 350
    Washington, D.C. 20005
    Phone: 202-662-7764
  • Major: Business
  • Grade: incoming, freshman, sophomore, junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Ethnicity: Black/African American, Native American/Alaskan Native, Asian/Pacific Islander, Hispanic
  • Deadline: April 15

Description:

Marriott International and the IFA Educational Foundation have teamed up to sponsor the Minority Entrepreneurs Scholarship Program. The purpose of the program is to help and recognize minority students by providing scholarship funds to college students who are enrolled in business, franchising, and/or entrepreneurial studies. Five $3,000 scholarship awards will be presented annually.

Other Requirements:

Major in business, financing, marketing, hospitality, franchising, or entrepreneurship.

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State Science Fair Scholarship

  • Amount: Varies
  • Contact:
    Awarded through the Colorado Science and Engineering Fair.
  • Major: All
  • Grade: incoming
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Deadline: April 15

Description:

Given to a participant in the Colorado Science and Engineering Fair, recipients are chosen by ASU Science Faculty.

Other Requirements:

Awarded through the Colorado Science and Engineering Fair.
For Colorado residents

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The Alexander Foundation Scholarship

  • Amount: varies
  • Contact:
    Scholarship Committee Chair
    The Alexander Foundation
    Post Office Box 1995
    Denver, Colorado 80201-1995
    (303) 331-7733
    edgrants@thealexanderfoundation.org
  • Application: http://thealexanderfoundation.org/assistance-programs-scholarships/
  • Major: All
  • Grade: incoming freshman, sophomore, junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Deadline: April 15

Description:

Applicants must be gay, lesbian, bisexual or transsexual or the children of GLBT families, reside in Colorado and be accepted or enrolled in an accredited Colorado institution of higher education. The Applicant must also demonstrate financial need.

Other Requirements:

Completed application
Personal essay
Two letters of recommendation
Service to the gay and lesbian community
For Colorado residents

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Tribal Business Management (TBM) Scholarship

  • Amount: varies
  • Contact:
    Catching the Dream, Inc.
    Attn: Scholarship Affairs Office
    8200 Mountain Rd. N.E. Suite 203
    Albuquerque, NM 87110
  • Major: Business
  • Grade: incoming, freshman, sophomore, junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Ethnicity: Native American/Alaskan Native
  • Deadline: April 15

Description:

TBM is for students in business, finance, management, economics, banking, hotel management, and related fields who plan to work in economic development for tribes.

Other Requirements:

Must be 1/4 or more Cree American Indian
Attending or planning on attending a college or university within the U.S. on a full-time basis
Students applying for this scholarship are required to apply for all other sources or funds.

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Hendricks "Heinie" Leonard Scholarship and Dick Boyce Scholarship

  • Amount: resident tuition
  • Contact:
    Scholarship Committee
    Rio Grande Savings and Loan Association
    P.O. Box 29
    Monte Vista, CO 81144
  • GPA: 2.50
  • Major: All
  • Grade: incoming, freshman, sophomore, junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Deadline: April 23

Description:

Given to a customer or Rio Grande Savings & Loan.

Other Requirements:

For Colorado residents

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Specialty Equipment Market Association Scholarship

  • Amount: $1,000-4,000
  • Contact:
    SEMA Memorial Scholarship
    1575 South Valley Vista Drive
    Diamond Bar, CA 91765
    909/396-0289
  • Application: http://www.sema.org/main/semaorghome.aspx?id=50433
  • GPA: 2.50
  • Major: Business, Art, Mathe
  • Grade: sophomore, junior, senior, graduate
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Deadline: April 28

Description:

The SEMA Memorial Scholarship Fund was founded in 1984 to foster leadership opportunities in the specialty equipment marketplace and support educational goals for students. The program rewards the best and brightest students engaged in studies leading to a career in the automotive aftermarket or a related field.

Other Requirements:

Enrolled full-time and pursuing a career in the automotive aftermarket or related field
Completed application, resumes will not be accepted
Personal essay and photograph
Official transcript(s) and two letters of recommendation

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American Legacy Foundation- Dr. Alma S. Adams Scholarship

  • Amount: $5,000
  • Contact:
    202-454-5920
    adamsscholarship@legacyforhealth.org
  • Application: http://www.legacyforhealth.org/adams-scholarship.aspx
  • Major: All
  • Grade: freshman, sophomore, junior, senior
  • Ethnicity: African American, Hispanic/Latino, Native American, Asian/Pacific Islander
  • Deadline: April 30

Description:

The Dr. Alma S. Adams Scholarship fund is a fitting tribute to a gifted artist and dedicated public servant who has contributed greatly to the groundbreaking, capacity-building work of the foundation on behalf of priority populations.

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Conference on Asian Pacific American Leadership (CAPAL)

  • Amount: $2,000
  • Contact:
    CAPAL, c/o Summer Internship Application
    PO Box 65073
    Washington, D.C. 20035
    (202)628-1307
  • Application: http://www.capal.org/programs/scholarship-program/
  • Major: All
  • Grade: incoming, freshman, sophomore, junior, senior
  • Ethnicity: Asian Pacific Americans
  • Deadline: April 30

Description:

Six scholarships awarded to Asian Pacific Americans.

Other Requirements:

Leadership
Statement of purpose
Two letters of recommendation
US Citizen

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Harlan Erker Memorial Scholarship

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Contact:
    Colorado Ground Water Association
    PO Box 150036
    Lakewood, CO 80215
    (303)971-0030
  • Major: Geology, Pre-Engineering
  • Grade: incoming, freshman, sophomore, junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: merit
  • Deadline: April 30

Description:

Given to a student who is involved in research or independent study pertaining to Colorado ground water issues.

Other Requirements:

Involvement in research or independent study pertaining to CO ground water
progress report 15 Jan, Final report 1 June

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BG Scholarship

Description:

BgScholarship.com strives to reward students who do well academically and also contribute to their school and/or community by getting involved.

Other Requirements:

The scholarship is for high school and college students. The scholarship is available to students in high school and also students currently enrolled in college. You must have a minimum 2.0 GPA, be a U.S. citizen or an international students that is enrolled in school in the USA. Membership is not required to be eligible for this award. You must submit an essay about your academic goals and your contributions to your school and/or community.

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Cloyde Snook Scholarship

  • Amount: in-state graduate tuition
  • Contact:
    Art Department
    719.587.7823
    caravens@adams.edu
  • Major: Art
  • Grade: graduate
  • Need/Merit: Merit
  • Deadline: May 1

Description:

Must be a full-time (9 hours or 6 with an assistantship) student unconditionally admitted to the Master's of Art in Art program.

Other Requirements:

Submit portfolio consisting of six pieces, representing at least two media
Two letters of recommendation
Paragraph summarizing need/desire for scholarship

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John Gyles Education Awards

  • Amount: up to $3,000
  • Contact:
    P.O. Box 4808
    259-103 Brunswick St. Fredericton
    New Brunswick, Canada E3B 5G4
    (506) 459-7460
  • Application: http://www.johngyleseducationcenter.com/scholarship.html
  • GPA: 3.0
  • Major: All
  • Grade: incoming, freshman, sophomore, junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Deadline: May 1

Description:

The John Gyles Education Awards are available each year to students in both Canada and the United States. They are the result of a private, benevolent endeavor established in 1990. Full Canadian or American citizenship is a requirement. Awards are available to both male and female students in all areas of post secondary study.

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Rocky Mountain Water Environment Association Bill Martin Scholarship Fund

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Contact:
    Send application to: Ray Kemp
    City of Fort Collins Water Reclamation
    3036 Environmental Drive
    Fort Collins, CO 80525
    Phone: 970-221-6900/ Fax: 970-221-6970
    rkemp@fcgov.com
  • Application: http://www.rmwea.org/RMWEA/committees/Scholarship/scholarship.html
  • Major: science
  • Grade: incoming freshman
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Deadline: May 1

Description:

The Rocky Mountain Water Environment Association (RMWEA) established the Bill Martin Scholarship Fund in 2002. Bill Martin was an exceptional leader in the water environment profession during his career. This scholarship encourages students to pursue higher education in the water environment field by providing a scholarship at his/her college or university.

Other Requirements:

Essay
Personal Resume
Two Letters of Recommendation
Transcript
For residents of Colorado, Wyoming, or New Mexico.

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Rocky Mountain Water Environment Association Tony Campman Memorial Scholarship

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Contact:
    Send application to: Ray Kemp
    City of Fort Collins Water Reclamation
    3036 Environmental Drive
    Fort Collins, CO 80525
    Phone: 970-221-6900/ Fax: 970-221-6970
    rkemp@fcgov.com
  • Application: http://www.rmwea.org/RMWEA/committees/Scholarship/scholarship.html
  • Major: Biology, Environment
  • Grade: existing Sophomore, Junior, Senior
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Deadline: May 1

Description:

The Rocky Mountain Water Environment Association (RMWEA) established the Tony Campman Scholarship in 2006. Tony Campman was an exceptional leader in the water environment profession during his career. This scholarship encourages students to pursue higher education in the water environment field by providing a scholarship his/her college or university.

Other Requirements:

Essay
Personal Resume
Two Letters of Recommendation
Transcript
For residents of Colorado, Wyoming, or New Mexico.

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Sears Craftsman Scholarship

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Contact:
    Sears Craftsman Scholarship
    NHRA Youth & Educational Service
    PO Box 5555
    Glendora, CA 91740
  • GPA: 2.50
  • Major: All
  • Grade: incoming
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Deadline: May 1

Description:

The Sears Craftsman Scholarship is funded to provide an incentive for graduating high school seniors to continue their education at the post secondary level, while acknowledging the academic achievement, citizenship, extracurricular activities, community service, and work experience of each applicant.

Other Requirements:

Available to high school seniors of any age, race, ethnic origin and personal belief.
Students must have a 2.5 or higher cumulative GPA
Must show evidence of leadership ability, involvement in extracurricular school activities and community activity
Preference will be given to those applicants planning a career in automotive technology, industrial technology, manufacturing or marketing.

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RTNDA Ken Kashiwahara Scholarship

Description:

Ken Kashiwahara, retired ABC News bureau chief and correspondent, developed this $2,500 annual award in 1998 for aspiring minority journalists. His 23-year career with ABC includes coverage of the O.J. Simpson trial, Ronald Reagan's presidential bid and the Vietnam War.

Other Requirements:

Must officially be a sophomore enrolled in college and have at least one more academic year remaining to graduate.
May be enrolled in any major so long as your career intent is in television or radio news.
Resume
Submit up to three examples of broadcasting work on audio cassette of VHS with accompanying scripts (not more than 15 minutes)
Letter of reference from Faculty advisor
One page statement describing why you seek a career in broadcast journalism.

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RTNDA Carole Simpson Scholarship

Description:

Carole Simpson, ABC news senior correspondent, created this annual $2,000 award to encourage and help minority students overcome hurdles along their career path. Besides honoring those with talent, Carole is strict about her applicants meeting requirements in tenacity, determination and ambition to excel.

Other Requirements:

Must officially be a sophomore enrolled in college and have at least one more academic year remaining to graduate.
May be enrolled in any major so long as your career intent is in television or radio news.
Resume
Submit up to three examples of broadcasting work on audio cassette of VHS with accompanying scripts (not more than 15 minutes)
Letter of reference from Faculty adviser
One page statement describing why you seek a career in broadcast journalism.

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RTNDA Pete Wilson Journalism Scholarship

Description:

In memory of the late news anchor, Pete Wilson, ABC7, KGO-TV established The Pete Wilson Journalism Scholarship. The endowment will provide an annual $4,000 scholarship to students from the San Francisco Bay area pursuing a journalism undergraduate or graduate degree

Other Requirements:

Must officially be a sophomore enrolled in college and have at least one more academic year remaining to graduate.
May be enrolled in any major so long as your career intent is in television or radio news.
Resume
Submit up to three examples of broadcasting work on audio cassette of VHS with accompanying scripts (not more than 15 minutes)
Letter of reference from Faculty adviser
One page statement describing why you seek a career in broadcast journalism.

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RTNDA Presidents' $2,500 Scholarship

Description:

Two awards given in honor of former RTNDA Presidents Theodore Koop, Bruce Dennis, James McCulla, John Salisbury, Bruce Palmer, Dick Cheverton, Jim Byron, Ben Chatfield and John Hogan. Only currently enrolled college sophomores, juniors and seniors in good standing are eligible to apply.

Other Requirements:

Must officially be a sophomore enrolled in college and have at least one more academic year remaining to graduate.
May be enrolled in any major so long as your career intent is in television or radio news.
Application
Resume
Submit up to three examples of broadcasting work on audio cassette of VHS with accompanying scripts (not more than 15 minutes)
Letter of reference from Faculty adviser
One page statement describing why you seek a career in broadcast journalism.

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RTNDA Lou and Carole Pratp Sports Reporting Scholarship

Description:

Lou Prato was RTNDA treasurer from 1981 to 2001 and continues to serve as secretary of RTNDF's Board of Trustees. Prato's friends and colleagues have endowed an RTNDF scholarship in honor of Lou and his wife, Carole. The scholarship will offer a $1,000 tuition grant to a deserving student who is planning a career as a sports reporter in television or radio. Applicants should have strong writing skills.

Other Requirements:

Must officially be a sophomore enrolled in college and have at least one more academic year remaining to graduate.
May be enrolled in any major so long as your career intent is in television or radio news.
Resume
Submit up to three examples of broadcasting work on audio cassette of VHS with accompanying scripts (not more than 15 minutes)
Letter of reference from Faculty adviser
One page statement describing why you seek a career in broadcast journalism.

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RTNDA Mike Reynolds Journalism Scholarship

Description:

Mike Reynolds, who died in 1988 of a brain tumor at age 45, was assignment editor and then managing editor at KCCI-TV in Des Moines, IA. Trustees of the fund to honor his memory require applicants for this award to be enrolled in journalism school and have good writing ability, excellent grades, a dedication to the news business, strong interest in pursuing a career in electronic journalism and a demonstrated need for financial assistance. Applicants should list media-related jobs held and contributions made to funding their own education. Applicants must submit a copy of their FAFSA Student Aid Report (SAR) as a part of the application. The recipient of the Mike Reynolds Journalism Scholarship will receive $1,000.

Other Requirements:

Must officially be a sophomore enrolled in college and have at least one more academic year remaining to graduate.
May be enrolled in any major so long as your career intent is in television or radio news.
Resume
Submit up to three examples of broadcasting work on audio cassette of VHS with accompanying scripts (not more than 15 minutes)
Letter of reference from Faculty adviser
One page statement describing why you seek a career in broadcast journalism.

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Boulder Forum of Republican Women College Scholarship

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Contact:
    Boulder Forum of Republican Women
    ATTN: Scholarship Committee
    1548 Oak Ave
    Boulder , CO 80304
    (303)443-6869
  • Major: All
  • Grade: incoming, freshman, sophomore, junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: merit
  • Deadline: May 15

Description:

Given to winner of essay contest, must be a resident of Boulder County.

Other Requirements:

Essay evaluating or expanding upon the following statement: Our founding fathers, in their writing and speeches, questioned whether the American experiment in self-government could thrive and liberty be preserved without a knowledgeable, moral, and virtuous citizenry
US Citizen
For residents of Colorado

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Hispanic Scholarship Fund McNamara Family Creative Arts Project Grant

Description:

In partnership with the McNamara Family Foundation, this program will provide financial resources to undergraduate and graduate students enrolled full-time in a creative arts related field -media, film, performing arts, communications, writing, and others- to assist them in beginning and completing an art project. Grants will range from $5,000 to $20,000.

Other Requirements:

Completed 12 hours of college coursework

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Douglas County Natural Resources Conservation District Scholarship

  • Amount: $500
  • Contact:
    Douglas County Natural Resources Conservation District
    PO Box 688
    Franktown, CO 80116
    303.688.3042 Ext. 100
  • GPA: 2.50
  • Major: Sciences
  • Grade: freshman, sophomore
  • Deadline: May 20

Description:

Given to college freshmen or sophomores majoring in Agriculture, Agronomy, Horticulture, Environmental Science, Soil Science, Watershed Management, Earth Resources Sciences, and other fields related to the utilization and conservation of soil and water resources. First consideration given to residents of Douglas County.

Other Requirements:

Letter detailing future educational and professional plans, and how coursework relates to the conservation of natural resources.
Copy of transcript(s)

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Truckload Carrier Association Scholarship

  • Amount: varies
  • Contact:
    Truckload Carrier Association
    ATTN: Scholarship Applications
    2200 Mill Road
    Alexandria, Va 22314
  • Major: All
  • Grade: junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Deadline: May 20

Description:

Each year the Truckload Carrier Association selects deserving students affiliated with the trucking industry to receive college scholarship money.

Other Requirements:

College junior or senior who is the child, grandchild, or spouse of an employee of a trucking company
Attending an accredited four-year college or university
Must have a minimum 3.3 cumulative GPA

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James (Jim) Schalk Memorial

Description:

The purpose of this program is to promote the Association of Conservation Engineers (ACE) and the continued study and learning required for the conservation of our natural and renewable resources in the areas of preservation and recreation.

Other Requirements:

Essay
Letter of recommendation

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Korean American Scholarship

  • Amount: Varies
  • Contact:
    KASF Western Region
    3435 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 2450 B
    Los Angeles, CA 90010
  • Application: www.kasf.org/western
  • GPA: 3.00
  • Major: All
  • Grade: freshman, sophomore, junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Ethnicity: Asian American/Pacific Islander
  • Deadline: May 31

Description:

Given to a Korean American Student from the Western Region of the United States.

Other Requirements:

Two recommendations from faculty
Essay
Tax returns
Transcripts
Recent photo
For residents of Arkansas, Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, Utah, Washington, and Wyoming.

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National Poultry and Food Distributors Association (NPFDA) Scholarship Program

  • Amount: varies
  • Contact:
    NPFDA Scholarship Foundation, Inc
    958 McEver Rd. Ext., Unit B-8
    Gainesville, GA 30504
  • Major: Business, Biology
  • Grade: junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Deadline: May 31

Description:

Every year NPFDA awards scholarships to four outstanding students who are enrolled full-time while pursuing an agriculture or food science degree.

Other Requirements:

Must be a junior or senior the upcoming year
Enrolled as a full-time student
Pursuing a poultry or related agricultural degree
Provide a one-page letter describing his or her goals and aspirations.

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National Sculpture Society Scholarship

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Contact:
    The National Sculpture Society Scholarship
    237 Ave, Ground Floor
    New York, NY 10017
  • Application: http://www.nationalsculpture.org
  • Major: Art
  • Grade: incoming, freshman, sophomore, junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Deadline: May 31

Description:

The National Sculpture Society is the oldest organization of professional sculptors in the United States.

Other Requirements:

Offered for students of figurative, realist, or representational sculpture.
Send a letter of application from the student
Two letters of recommendation
8-10 photographs of applicant's work
And proof of financial need.

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American Indian Graduate Center Fellowships

  • Amount: Varies
  • Contact:
    American Indian Graduate Center
    4520 Montgomery Blvd. NE Suite 1B
    Albuquerque, NM 87109
    (505) 881-4584 or 800-628-1920
    (505) 884-0427 Fax
  • Major: All
  • Grade: graduate
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Ethnicity: Native American/ Alaska Native
  • Deadline: June 1

Description:

AIGC was founded in 1969 to help open doors to graduate education and to help tribes obtain the educated professionals they need to become more self-sufficient and exercise their rights to self-determination.

Other Requirements:

Certificate of Indian Blood
Financial Need

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Catholic Daughters of America Sangre de Cristo Court

  • Amount: $500
  • Contact:
    Rachel Brown-Newton
    CDA Regent
    1531 Tremont Ave
    Alamosa, Co 81101
    719.589.3477
    rbrown@monte.k12.co.us
  • GPA: 2.50
  • Major: All
  • Grade: incoming
  • Deadline: June 1

Description:

Given to an incoming freshman female who is Catholic. GPA of 2.5 must be maintained throughout the award year.

Other Requirements:

Attend one meeting
Maintain cumulative GPA of at least 2.5

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Cook Inlet Region Inc Foundation Scholarships and Grants

  • Amount: Varies
  • Contact:
    The CIRI Foundation
    2600 Cordova Street, Suite 206
    Anchorage, Alaska 99503
    Tel (907) 263-5582
    Toll Free 1(800) 764-3382
    Fax (907) 263-5588
    Email: tcf@ciri.com
  • Application: http://www.thecirifoundation.org/scholarships.htm
  • GPA: varies
  • Major: All
  • Grade: incoming, freshman, sophomore, junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Ethnicity: Native American/Alaska Native
  • Deadline: June 1

Description:

The CIRI Foundation provides opportunities for financial aid to eligible and qualified Alaska Native students who are planning on taking or are already taking courses of study to prepare for careers or to upgrade skills for career opportunities beyond high school.

Other Requirements:

Letter of reference
Proof of eligibility
Transcript
Statement of purpose
Photograph
Copy of acceptance letter
For grant- course description/syllabus

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Health, Nutrition and Fitness Scholarship

Description:

The One Stop Treatment scholarship for Nutrition, Health and Fitness is designed to encourage students to create a personal brand for themselves as they enter a field where how you treat clients is just as important as what you know. From personal trainers, to nutritionists to on-staff fitness experts it is crucial that you are able to create a personal brand your clients can trust. This is done by effectively executing self-promotion. The scholarship is awarded once a year, in August.

Other Requirements:

Copy of your essay Additional personal information as required for proof of full-time student status and active registration
Essays must be original and written by the applicant. Essays will be checked for plagiarism, re-writes, and duplicates.

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Stuck at Prom Duck Brand Duct Tape Scholarship Contest

Description:

National contest for high school seniors. Prom attire must be entirely made out of Duck tape.

Other Requirements:

Color photo of Prom attire
High school address and phone number
Students' contact information
Release form

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Colorado State Fair Fiesta Queen Pageant

Description:

The girl chosen queen will not only be assisted in her educational endeavors financially but she will be held in the high esteem as she travels throughout the state as the ambassador of the Hispanic population. The title carries great pride and prestige and provides life learning experiences as well as personal satisfaction.

Other Requirements:

Official sealed transcript
Resume
Three letters of recommendation

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Colorado Association of Black Journalists (CABJ) Scholarship

  • Amount: Varies
  • Contact:
    CABJ Scholarship Committee
    PO Box 48192
    Denver, CO, 80204
    303.929.7299
  • Application: http://www.cabj-denver.org/#!scholarships
  • Major: English
  • Grade: incoming, freshman, sophomore, junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: merit
  • Ethnicity: African American
  • Deadline: June 15

Description:

Given to outstanding African-American journalism students from Colorado.

Other Requirements:

Essays
US Citizen
For Colorado residents

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APS- Four Corners Power Plant Navajo Scholarship Program

Description:

Given to prepare selected local Navajo students for careers related to the electric utility industry. Preference is given to students from the Northern Navajo Shiprock Agency and San Juan County (NM) schools.

Other Requirements:

Semester GPA greater than 2
Two letters of recommendation
Official transcript
Certificate of Indian Blood
For residents of New Mexico

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Navajo Nation Scholarship and Financial Assistance

  • Amount: Varies
  • Contact:
    Address varies by agency office, check website or contact scholarship coordinator
  • Application: http://www.onnsfa.org/
  • GPA: 3.00
  • Major: All
  • Grade: incoming, freshman, sophomore, junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Ethnicity: Native American/ Alaska Native
  • Deadline: June 25

Description:

Purpose is to serve eligible Navajo people and provide them the opportunity to achieve their educational goals. This opportunity is provided as a privilege with the intent that recipients, upon graduation, will return to the Navajo Nation to apply their learning to benefit the continuing development of the Navajo Nation.

Other Requirements:

Certificate of Indian Blood
Copy of letter of admission
Financial Need Analysis
Graduation Checklist

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American Cancer Society's Continuing Student Scholarship, Northeastern Colorado

  • Amount: up to $2,500
  • Contact:
    American Cancer Society
    ATTN: Scholarship Committee
    1020 9th Avenue Greeley, CO 80631
    (970)356-9727
  • GPA: 2.00
  • Major: All
  • Grade: sophomore, junior, senior
  • Deadline: June 30

Description:

Given to a student from Logan, Morgan, Sedgwick, Phillips, Washington, Weld, or Yuma counties in Colorado who has had a cancer diagnosis and has completed at least one year of higher education.

Other Requirements:

For Colorado residents

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American Society of Women Accountants, Denver

  • Amount: Varies
  • Contact:
    Nicolette D Rounds, Trustee
    3773 Cherry Creek Drive North, Suite 575
    Denver, Colorado 80209
    (303) 377-4282
  • Application: http://www.aswadenver.org/scholarship_info.htm
  • Major: Business
  • Grade: junior, senior
  • Deadline: June 30

Description:

Given to women accounting students in Colorado.

Other Requirements:

Official transcripts
Successfully completed Accounting I and completed 60 semester hours with a declared major in accounting
Three Letters of recommendation
Strongly urged to attach a letter introducing yourself
For residents of Colorado

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Colorado Society of Certified Public Accountants Educational Foundation

  • Amount: Varies
  • Contact:
    CSCPA Educational Foundation
    7979 East Tufts Avenue, Suite 500
    Denver, CO 80237
    303-773-2877 or 800-523-9082
  • GPA: 3.00
  • Major: Business
  • Grade: incoming, freshman, sophomore, junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: Merit
  • Deadline: June 30

Description:

Several scholarships given to Accounting majors from Colorado.

Other Requirements:

Transcript
For Colorado residents

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Friends of the Hubbell Trading Post National Historic Site, Inc. Scholarship

  • Amount: varies
  • Contact:
    FoH Scholarship
    c/o Michael Ettema
    6 Casa de Oro Way
    Santa Fe, NM 87508
    (928) 755-3475
  • GPA: 3.00
  • Major: All
  • Grade: junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Ethnicity: members of the Navajo or Hopi Nation
  • Deadline: July 1

Description:

Two scholarships will be awarded to Navajo or Hopi students in the summer of 2009 for the 2009-10 school year

Other Requirements:

Letter of Application should include a narrative description of:
1) your degree program; 2) your career plans; 3) how your educational goals relate to the Navajo or Hopi Nation; 4) a copy of your census card or proof of tribal enrollment; 5) your social security number; 6) your address while at school and your home address, plus a contact phone number; 7) certification of enrollment from your educational institution that indicates your status in school as of the end of the spring semester 2009 and your current GPA.

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CEO of Tomorrow Scholarship

  • Amount: $2,500
  • Contact:
    CEO.com
    350 S. 400 W. Suite 101
    Lindon, UT 84042
    scholarship@ceo.com
  • Application: http://www.ceo.com/ceo-of-tomorrow-scholarship/
  • GPA: 3.2
  • Major: All, business
  • Grade: incoming, freshman, sophomore, junior, senior, graduate
  • Deadline: July 1

Description:

As a source for CEO news and inspiration for chief executives, CEO.com is interested in the success of not only the business leaders of today, but also the CEOs of tomorrow. For this reason, we are awarding a $2,500 scholarship to students interested in business leadership and/or entrepreneurship. The following submissions are required to be considered for the scholarship: (1) A short online survey and (2) a 500-1000 word essay on "the CEO of tomorrow". Possible topics could include (but are not limited to) company structure, company culture or utilization of technology.

Other Requirements:

The CEO of Tomorrow Scholarship essay contest is open only to those legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia who are eighteen (18) years of age or older at the time of submission and who are currently enrolled in an accredited college or university or who will be enrolled by November 1, 2013. Current employees, officers, directors and agents of Sponsor and its related companies and members of their immediate families (defined as spouse, parents, siblings and children) and persons residing at the same address are not eligible to be awarded this scholarship. Void where prohibited.

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Elevation Scholars Brock Blake Student Entreprenuer of the Year Scholarship

  • Amount: $2,500
  • Contact:
    Lendio, Inc.
    3630 W South Jordan Pkwy. Suite 202
    South Jordan, UT 84095
    scholarship@lendio.com
  • Application: http://www.lendio.com
  • GPA: 3.2
  • Major: Business
  • Grade: incoming, freshman, sophomore, junior, senior, graduate
  • Deadline: July 1

Description:

Brock Blake, The CEO of Lendio, once won a similar scholarship in an entrepreneur contest during college. He used the money to start his own career as an entrepreneur,and now wants to give back and help other aspiring business owners get a similar head start. "It allowed me to focus on academics and our startup without the worry of a part-time,low-paying job. At the end of the day, I hope this scholarship will give future entrepreneurs the edge they need to be successful," Blake said. The Lendio Brock Blake Student Entrepreneur of the Year scholarship will award $2,500 every year to a student who has demonstrated excellence in entrepreneurship.

Other Requirements:

The Lendio Brock Blake Student Entrepreneur of the Year essay contest is open only to those legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia who are eighteen (18) years of age or older at the time of submission and who are currently enrolled in an accredited college or university or who will be enrolled by October 1,2012. Current employees, officers, directors and agents of Sponsor and its related companies and members of their immediate families (defined as spouse, parents,siblings and children) and persons residing at the same address are not eligible to be awarded this scholarship. Void where prohibited.

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USDish Scholarship: Entertainment Blogging Scholarship

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Contact:
    Lisa
    Drive Network Marketing
    P.O. Box 9335
    Salt Lake City, UT 84119
    Lisa@DriveNetwork.com
  • Application: http://usdish.com/scholarship
  • GPA: 2.5
  • Grade: incoming, freshman, sophomore, junior, senior
  • Deadline: July 1

Description:

The USDish Entertainment Blogging Scholarship is offered bi-anually and is a reoccurring scholarship available to all current and prospective college students.

Other Requirements:

Applicant must be a U.S. Citizen or Permanent Legal Resident of the United States and may not be an associate (employee) of any division of USDish.com. Incoming freshman must be a current student and have a cumulative high school GPA of at least 2.5 on a 4-point scale and must have taken either the ACT or SAT test. Applicant must also be a high school or home school senior, graduating or earning a GED between August 1 and July 31 who will enroll for the fall as a freshman at an accredited two-year or four-year college or university.Current freshmen, sophomores, juniors, and seniors must have a cumulative college GPA of at least 2.5 and be enrolled full-time at an accredited two-year or four-year college or university between August 1 and July 31.If the applicant or the applicant's parent/legal guardian is employed by USDish.com at the time of award, the student is no longer eligible and will forfeit the scholarship. If any other funds pay entirely the tuition, fees, books, and on-campus room and board for the student's academic year, the student is no longer eligible to receive this scholarship and will forfeit the scholarship.

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J. Jos Campioni Scholarship

  • Amount: $2,000
  • Contact:
    Scholarship Awards Committee Chair
    c/o Oregon State Department of Agriculture
    635 Capital Street NE
    Salem, Oregon 97301
    503-986-4720
    Fax: 503-986-4729
  • Application: http://www.wafdo.org/scholarships.html
  • Major: Biology, Chemistry,
  • Grade: freshman, sophomore, junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: merit
  • Deadline: July 15

Description:

One Scholarship given to further the spirit of commitment to education in career fields related to food science, drugs, cosmetics and medical devices.

Other Requirements:

Transcript
Two letters of recommendation from professors
For residents of Arkansas, Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, Utah, Washington, and Wyoming.

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James B Warner Scholarship

  • Amount: $2,000
  • Contact:
    RMSAWWA Trustee
    Black& Veatch
    6300 S Syracuse Way, Ste 300
    Centennial, CO 8011
  • Application: http://www.conservationengineers.org
  • Major: Biology, Chemistry
  • Grade: junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: merit
  • Deadline: July 15

Description:

The James B. Warner Scholarship was created by James B. Warner to encourage young professionals to seek higher education in a water-related field.

Other Requirements:

Member or dependent of a member of the RMSAWWA

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Lone Feather Council Scholarship

  • Amount: varies
  • Contact:
    Zoe T. Goodblanket
    423 South Cedar Street
    Colorado Springs, CO 80903
    719-442-0929
    719-328-4242
    zoegood@msn.com
  • Major: All
  • Grade: freshman, sophomore, junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Ethnicity: Native American/Alaskan Native
  • Deadline: July 31

Description:

Several annual scholarships are awarded to Native students who have just graduated from high school and will attend college for the first time or those students who are continuing their post secondary education.

Other Requirements:

Proof of at least 1/4 Indian Blood
Financial Need
Current enrollment in College/University
Proof of Colorado residency
For Colorado residents

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Otero County 4-H Past Presidents' Scholarship

  • Amount: $500
  • Contact:
    Otero County 4-H Foundation
    Past Presidents' Scholarship
    ATTN: Valerie Campbell
    22543 CR Z
    La Junta, CO 81050
  • GPA: 2.50
  • Major: All
  • Grade: incoming, freshman, sophomore, junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: merit
  • Deadline: July 31

Description:

Given to students who participated in Otero County for at least five years and who demonstrated a commitment to service and leadership in the 4-H program.

Other Requirements:

Official transcript
Three letters of recommendation
Autobiographical letter
For Colorado residents

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Jeanette Elmer Scholarship Wisconsin Indian Education Association

  • Amount: $500
  • Contact:
    ATTENTION: Director of Student Services & Financial Aid
    RE: Jeanette Elmer Scholarship
    American Indian Graduate Center Scholars
    4520 Montgomery Blvd. NE, Suite 1B
    Albuquerque, New Mexico 87109
  • Application: http://www.wiea.org/index.php/About/Scholarships/
  • GPA: 2.50
  • Major: All
  • Grade: incoming, freshman, sophomore, junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Ethnicity: Native American
  • Deadline: August 12

Description:

Given to American Indian students pursuing higher education. Recipients of the scholarship must be from Wisconsin, New Mexico or Arizona tribes.

Other Requirements:

Documented member of a Wisconsin, Arizona, or New Mexico tribe

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American Indian Services Scholarship

  • Amount: Varies
  • Contact:
    American Indian Services
    ATTN: Scholarship Department
    1902 North Canyon Road Suite 100
    Provo, Utah 84604
    (801)375-1777
  • Application: https://secure.mytechsupport.com/~ais/students_application.html
  • GPA: 2.25
  • Major: All
  • Grade: incoming, freshman, sophomore, junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Ethnicity: Native American/ Alaska Native
  • Deadline: August 15

Description:

Given to assist Native Americans in developing their human and natural resources in order to help them make a contribution to society without detracting from the culture and background from which they have emerged.

Other Requirements:

Photo of the applicant
Full-page letter about yourself: specify your tribe, where you are from, the school you are attending and your area of study.
Describe your educational goals and future plans. Explain why you feel you need this scholarship. Letters should be double-spaced, using 12-point font and signed.
Certificate of Indian Blood or proof of Indian heritage
Official Tuition Billing Statement from your school
Current transcript

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Women's Forum of Colorado Foundation Graduate Grant

  • Amount: $1000+
  • Contact:
    Women's Forum of Colorado Foundation, Inc
    PO Box469
    Kiowa, CO 80117
    303.621.9422
    womenforum@aol.com
  • Major: All
  • Grade: graduate
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Deadline: September 1

Description:

Given to female graduate students in the state of Colorado. Awards are based on potential to offer unique perspective to your field of study, past accomplishments, potential for future impact, ability to promote women's interests, and compelling rationale for how funds will be spent.

Other Requirements:

Emailed application
Resume
Copy of graduate school acceptance letter (pdf preferred)

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Quit Smoking Academic Scholarship

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Contact:
    3675 Glennvale Court
    Cumming, GA 20041
    scholarship@quitsmoking.com
  • Application: http://www.quitsmoking.com
  • GPA: 3.2
  • Grade: incoming, freshman, sophomore, junior, senior, graduate
  • Deadline: October 1

Description:

The Quit Smoking academic scholarship will award $1,000 to a student who demonstrates academic excellence and a passion and commitment to helping others overcome tobacco or related addictions.

Other Requirements:

The Quitsmoking.com Quit Smoking essay contest is open only to those legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia who are eighteen (18) years of age or older at the time of submission and who are currently enrolled in an accredited college or university or who will be enrolled by October 1, 2012. Current employees, officers, directors and agents of Sponsor and its related companies and members of their immediate families (defined as spouse, parents, siblings and children)and persons residing at the same address are not eligible to be awarded this scholarship. Void where prohibited.

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National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship

Description:

The National Science Foundation (NSF) has announced the opening of the competition for the Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP). The NSF GRFP is one of the most prestigious science and engineering fellowship programs in the United States. Awardees are provided three years of graduate school support. Fellows receive a $30,000 annual stipend, a $10,500 annual cost of education allowance, a one-time $1,000 international travel allowance, and access to TeraGrid supercomputing facilities. For further information visit: www.nsfgrfp.org or www.nsf.gov/grfp

Other Requirements:

The GRFP is intended for students in the early stages of their graduate career who are seeking research-based master's or PhD degrees in NSF-supported disciplines. Applicants should have completed no more than 12 months of graduate study and must be U.S. citizens, U.S. nationals, or permanent residents prior to the application deadline date. Women, under-represented minorities, and persons with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply for the GRFP.

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Hispanic Scholarship Fund College Scholarship Program

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Contact:
    Hispanic Scholarship Fund, Headquarters
    55 Second Street, Suite 1500
    San Francisco, CA 94105
    1-877-HSF-INFO (1-877-473-4636)
    Fax: 415-808-2302
  • Application: http://www.hsf.net/innerContent.aspx?id=72
  • GPA: 3.00
  • Major: All
  • Grade: incoming, freshman, sophomore, junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Ethnicity: Hispanic
  • Deadline: October 15

Description:

The College Scholarship Program is available on a competitive basis to community college, four-year college, and graduate students of Hispanic heritage. Award amounts generally range from $1,000 to $3,000.

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Voice of Democracy Essay Contest

Description:

Since 1947, the Voice of Democracy has been the Veterans of Foreign Wars' (VFW's) premier scholarship program. Students compete by writing and recording a broadcast script on an annual patriotic theme.

Other Requirements:

Original 3-5 (+ or - 5 seconds) essay recorded on CD/Cassette
Type written essay
Entry Form

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Boettcher Scholarship

  • Amount: Varies
  • Contact:
    Boettcher Foundation 600 Seventeenth Street Suite 2210 South Denver, Colorado 80202-5422 Phone: 303-534-1937 or 800-323-9640 Email: grants@BoettcherFoundation.org scholarships@BoettcherFoundation.org info@BoettcherFoundation.org
  • Application: Application information is distributed every September to high school counselors. To obtain access to the Boettcher Scholarship application, see your high school counselor. Please note that only students who meet the minimum eligibility requirements will be able to apply.
  • ACT: 27
  • SAT: 1200
  • Major: All
  • Grade: Incoming
  • Deadline: November 1

Description:

The Boettcher Foundation is a privately endowed grant-making organization dedicated to assisting, encouraging and promoting the residents of the State of Colorado.

Other Requirements:

Scholarships are awarded by a committee selected by the Trustees of the Boettcher Foundation. Selection criteria include: superior scholastic ability, evidence of leadership and involvement, service to community and school, and outstanding character. For further information regarding this scholarship visit: http://www.boettcherfoundation.org

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Intel Science Talent Search

Description:

The Intel Talent Search is America's oldest and most highly regarded pre-college science competition. For more than 60 years, this competition-often referred to as the "junior Nobel Prize"- has provided an incentive and an arena for US high school seniors to complete an original research project and have it recognized by a national jury of highly regarded professional scientists.

Other Requirements:

Entry form
US Citizen
Transcript

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Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Scholarship

  • Amount: varies
  • Contact:
    Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Scholarship Committee
    PO Box 44112
    Aurora, CO 80044
    (303)971-3021
  • GPA: 2.50
  • Major: All
  • Grade: incoming, freshman, sophomore, junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Deadline: November 21

Description:

Given to a Colorado resident who is pursuing a degree and has a cumulative GPA of at least 2.5.

Other Requirements:

One letter of recommendation
Brief summary of why Applicant should be considered for the award
Copy of billing statement from college
Resume

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Daniels Scholarship Program

Description:

The Daniels Scholarship carries on this legacy by offering scholarship funding to deserving students who are at risk of not being able to afford a college education.

Other Requirements:

All candidates must show clear financial need, be nominated by an approved Daniels Fund Referral Agency and go through an application process where they are evaluated on strength of character, academic promise, leadership potential, potential to contribute to one’s community and well-rounded personality.

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Hispanic Scholarship Fund High School Scholarship Program

  • Amount: Up to$2,500
  • Contact:
    Hispanic Scholarship Fund, Headquarters
    55 Second Street, Suite 1500
    San Francisco, CA 94105
    1-877-HSF-INFO (1-877-473-4636)
    Fax: 415-808-2302
  • Application: http://www.hsf.net/Scholarships.aspx?id=426
  • GPA: 3.00
  • Major: All
  • Grade: incoming
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Ethnicity: Hispanic
  • Deadline: December 15

Description:

The High School Scholarship Program is designed to assist high school students of Hispanic heritage obtain a bachelor's degree. It is available to graduating high school seniors who have concrete plans to attend a community college or four-year institution full-time the upcoming academic year. Award amounts generally range from $1,000 to $2,500.

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National Conference of CPA Practitioners, Inc. (NcCPAp) and American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) Scholarship

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Contact:
    Scholarship Committee
    National Conference of CPA Practitioners
    50 Jericho Tpke., Suite 106
    Jericho, NY 11753
    Tel: 888-488-5400
    E-Mail: lanak.ncCPAp@verizon.net
  • Application: http://www.nccpap.org/about-us/scholarships/
  • GPA: 3.30
  • Major: Business
  • Grade: incoming
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Deadline: December 15

Description:

The NcCPAp and AICPA are offering competitive merit-based awards of $1,000 each for outstanding graduating high school seniors planning to pursue a career as a certified public accountant.

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Anne Ford Scholarship

  • Amount: $10,000 over four years
  • Contact:
    Anne Ford Scholarship
    National Center for Learning Disabilities, Inc
    381 Park Avenue South, Ste 1401
    New York, NY 10016
    Fax:212.545.9665
    AFScholarship@ncld.org
  • Application: http://www.ncld.org/
  • GPA: 3.00
  • Major: All
  • Grade: incoming
  • Deadline: December 31

Description:

Given to students of high merit with an identified learning disability in public or private secondary schools.

Other Requirements:

Demonstrated financial need
Documentation of identified learning disability (ADD/ADHD alone is not considered a learning disability)
US Citizen
Enrolled as a high school senior with the intention of pursuing an undergraduate degree

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Hayes Barnard Paramount Equity Young Entrepreneur Scholarship

  • Amount: $12,000
  • Contact:
    Paramount Equity, LLC.
    8781 Sierra College Blvd.
    Roseville, CA 95678
    scholarship@paramountequity.com
  • Application: http://www.paramountequity.com
  • GPA: 3.0
  • Grade: incoming, freshman, sophomore, junior, senior, graduate
  • Deadline: December 31

Description:

Hayes Barnard, CEO of Paramount Equity, built Paramount Equity with his two best friends and a small army of selfless people who were committed to helping families save money on the biggest expenses in their lives. The Hayes Barnard Paramount Equity Young Entrepreneur Scholarship, or Y.E.S., gives future entrepreneurs the opportunity to develop their ideas through higher education and help make a difference in the world. Hayes started Paramount Equity Mortgage in 2003 in a small office in Roseville,California. There he and his friends eagerly waited for the phone to ring for the opportunity to help customers. Each year, The Hayes Barnard Paramount Equity Young Entrepreneur Scholarship will award $12,000 to a student who best embodies the entrepreneurial spirit.

Other Requirements:

To apply, submit a 500-1000 word essay along with your contact information to scholarship@paramountequity.com. The Hayes Barnard Paramount Equity Young Entrepreneur Scholarship essay contest is open only to those legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia who are eighteen (18) years of age or older at the time of submission and who are currently enrolled in an accredited college or university or who will be enrolled by October 1, 2013. Current employees, officers, directors and agents of Sponsor and its related companies and members of their immediate families (defined as spouse, parents, siblings and children) and persons residing at the same address are not eligible to be awarded this scholarship. Void where prohibited.

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National Association of Black Accountants Scholarship Program

  • Amount: up to $6,000
  • Contact:
    National Association of Black Accountants, Inc
    7249-A Hanover Parkway
    Greenbelt, MD 20770
    Tel: 301.474.NABA
  • Application: http://www.nabainc.org/Programs/StudentPrograms/ScholarshipPrograms/tabid/275/Default.aspx
  • GPA: 3.30
  • Major: Business
  • Grade: incoming, freshman, sophomore, junior, senior
  • Need/Merit: both
  • Ethnicity: Black/African American, Native American/Alaska Native, Asian American/Pacific Islander, Hispanic
  • Deadline: December 31

Description:

Through the generous contributions of individuals, groups, and organizations that share NABA's desire to break through the economic barriers minorities often experience, NABA has offered over 40 national scholarships annually ranging from $500 - $6,000.

Other Requirements:

Ethnic minority
3.5 GPA in accounting classes

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