Scholarship Information

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 Novus Biologicals Scholarship
Qualifications: Science major; Short essay telling why science is awesome and how you can use your degree to advance scientific discovery
Amount: $1,500  Contact:  Deadline: varies


Mesothelioma Scholarship
Qualifications: Dealt with cancer, personally or within their family
Amount: $4,000 per semester Contact:   Deadline: varies


Healthcare Scholarship
Qualifications: 750-1000 word essay on why you wish to pursue a career in the healthcare field
Amount: $500 Contact:  Deadline: June 30, 2015


BrainTrack Computer Science Degree Scholarship

Qualifications: Computer Science majors; essay required
Amount: $1000 - winner; $500 - runner-up Contact: Deadline: November 1 and March 1


TALK Program

Qualifications: current student or recent graduate
Amount: Study abroad in Korea Contact: Deadline: June and December - ongoing


Mildred Engel Nurse Scholarship Fund

Qualifications: Nursing student; Ohio resident
Amount: varies Contact: J. Newman Levy, 330-746-1076;
c/o Nurse Scholarship Commltee, 517 Gypsy Lane, Youngstown, OH 44501
Deadline: June 1 - ongoing


Frank J. Grabill Trust

Qualifications: Loans to residents of Ross County, OH, pursuing a medical or nursing degree.
Amount: varies Contact: Robert C. Hess, Tr., 740-774-6152;
14 S. Paint St., Rm. 2; Chillicothe, OH 45601-3828
Deadline: renewed annually


Hispanic College Fund Scholarship

Qualifications: students of Hispanic background majoring in business, finance, accounting, computer science, etc.
Amount: up to $10,000.00 Contact: Deadline: varies


Jackson Center American Legion Foundation, Inc.

Qualifications: Nursing; Ohio resident from Auglaize, Logan, or Shelby county
Amount: varies Contact: James E. Davis, Treas., 19387 Maplewood Rd., Maplewood, OH 45340-9730 or Jackson H.S. Counselor Deadline: March 15th of prior year


National Healthcare Scholars Foundation

Qualifications: Nursing/health profession; minority students
Amount: varies Contact: J.V. Combs, M.D., Pres.; This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.;
300 River Pl., Rm. 4700, Detroit, MI 48207-5069; 330-393-4549
Deadline: ongoing


Ronald McDonald House Charities

Qualifications: vary
Amount: vary Contact: Deadline:  ongoing


The Expert Institute's Annual Healthcare and Life Science's Scholarship

Qualifications: Essay requirement; Must be actively pursuing a degree related to healthcare or the life sciences and have a minimum 3.0 GPA. 
Amount: $1000 Contact: 
Deadline: December 31st, 2015


Scholarship Experts

Qualifications: US citizens/college students
Amount: varies Contact: Deadline: varies


SFM Foundation Scholarship

Qualifications: Minnesota high school students of parents who have been injured or killed on the job
Amount: up to $5000 Contact: Deadline:


Sallie Mae Fund Unmet Scholarship Program

Qualifications: For full-time, undergraduate students whose financial aid packages fall short by $1000 or more. Open to families with a combined income of less than $30,000.
Amount: Varies Contact: Deadline:


Sallie Mae Fund First in My Family Program

Qualifications: Offered to Hispanic-American students who are first in their family to attend college.
Amount: $500 - $5,000 Contact: The Sallie Mae Fund Deadline:


Sallie Mae Fund American Dream Scholarship Program

Qualifications: Developed in partnership with the United Negro College Fund, for African-American students with financial need.
Amount: $500 - $5,000 Contact: The Sallie Mae Fund Deadline:


Sallie Mae 911 Education Fund

Qualifications: Created in response to September 11, 2001. It provides scholarship dollars to children of those who were killed or permanently disabled in the attacks.
Amount: Varies Contact: The Sallie Mae Fund Deadline:


Tuscora Park Health & Wellness Foundation

Qualifications: Nursing/healthcare/education/human services;students from Summit and surrounding counties
Amount: varies Contact: Barbara Berlin 330-745-1611, ext. 3352 Deadline: Jan. 2, Apr. 1, July 1, Oct. 1


A Place For Mom Senior Care Innovation Scholarship

Qualifications: Students enrolled in an associates's degree, bachelor's degree or graduate level program in a medical, nursing or social sciences related major. The student must intend on pursuing a career that involves working with senior citizens. The applicant must be attending classes at an accredited college or university at the time of the spring deadline.

Amount:$1000 to five individuals


Deadline: April 15th, 2015: Annual 


Entrepreneur's Change Lives

Qualifications: Essay requirement; Scholarship awarded to an aspiring future entrepreneur who is currently enrolled in an undergraduate business program at a college or university or is a high school student who has been accepted into a school with an undergraduate business program.

Amount: $1000


Deadline: August 1st, 2015 


Spokeo Connections Scholarship 

Qualifications: Essay requirement; Applicant must be either a recently graduated high school senior who will enroll as a freshman at a four
year or two year college or university in the Fall of 2015 OR a student currently enrolled on a full-time basis at an accredited four-year or two-year college or university with a GPA of 3.0 or higher.
Amount:   $1000 Contact: 

Deadline: July 1st, 2015


Digital Third Coast's Digital Marketing Scholarship 

Qualifications: Essay and photo requirement; Applicants must be studying or planning to study the fields of marketing, advertising, and/or public relations and must have a cumulative college grade point average (GPA) of at least 2.5 on a 4-point scale and be enrolled full-time at an accredited 2-year or 4-year college or university in the United States for the Spring 2015 semester. 
Amount:   $500 Contact: 

Deadline: August 1st, 2015


Artistic Excellence in Print Design & Marketing Scholarship

Qualifications: Majoring in Graphic arts and design or a related field; minimum GPA of 3.0;create a marketing package including a business card, a brochure, a poster, and a flyer.
Amount:  $1,000


Deadline: November 30, annually


The Benjamin A Gilman International Scholarship

Qualifications: This scholarship provides awards for U.S. undergraduate students who are receiving Federal Pell Grant funding at a two-year or four-year college or university to participate in study and intern abroad programs worldwide.
Amount:  Study Abroad Financing Awards


Deadline: One full Semester before Study Abroad Trip


Internet and Education Scholarship

Qualifications: Write a 300 to 500-word post about whether the shift to consuming media online has been negative or positive in your life and post it on your website/blog.
Amount:  $1000


Deadline: January, June Bi-Annually


The Law Office of Bradley R. Corbett Scholarship

Qualifications: Write a 500 to 1,000 word essay
Amount:  $2,000


Deadline: July 15, annually


Abbott and Fenner Scholarship Program

Qualifications: Essay requirement; all high school juniors and seniors as well as all students currently registered in any accredited post secondary institution.
Amount:  $1000


Deadline: June 15th, 2015


GMR Transcription Scholarship

Qualifications: Must be enrolled in a college/university and use college email address to register; Scholarship Deadline: Ongoing quarterly on March 15th, June 15th, September 15th, and December 15th




Deadline:  - March 15th, June 15th, September 15th, December 15th(Scholarship Reoffered Quarterly)


GMR Transcription College Academic Scholarship

Qualifications: You must be currently enrolled full time in college and maintaining a 3.0 GPA; Participants must register using your college issued email address and submit unofficial transcripts if selected as the winner; We will be publishing the winners essay on our blog; Winner must submit a photo and give us permission to post it before receiving the reward.

Amount: $500


Deadline: March 15th, June 15th, September 15th, and December 15th (Ongoing)


 Karman Healthcare Scholarship

Qualifications: Must be currently enrolled at an accredited college, or university in the U.S.; Aged sixteen (16) years or older; Open to all college, and university students with a mobility disability who use a wheelchair, or other mobility devices on a regular basis; Maintain a cumulative grade point average (GPA) of at least 2.5 (or equivalent);

Amount: $500 (2)


Deadline: September 1st, 2015


Price Benowitz Social Justice Scholarship

Qualifications: The scholarship program is open to undergraduate, community college, and graduate students enrolled in an accredited post-secondary educational institution within the United States;
The candidate for scholarship has a proven interest in furthering a social justice agenda through prior educational, professional, and volunteer work experiences; The candidate must be in good academic standing with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher.

Amount: $1,000


Deadline: December 15, 2015


Look Twice, Save a Life Scholarship 

Qualifications: Create a form of social awareness that inspires other students to focus on Looking Twice for Motorcycle Safety. This can be a video, artwork, essay or anything that would engage other students to focus on safe driving; Current college student or anyone planning on attending college (or another form of higher education) in the upcoming school year; Valid Driver's License.

Amount: $1,000


Deadline: December, 1st (Annual)


Global Lift Equipment Scholarship

Qualifications: Short story requirement; Must be currently attending or planning on attending a post-secondary institution in Canada or the US by September of 2015 and have a GPA of 2.5 or greater.

Amount: $500


Deadline: June 15th, 2015


Lifestyle Dentistry Scholarship 

Qualifications: Essay requirement; Must be attending a college or university no later than September 30th, 2015. Current High School Seniors who will graduate in 2015 are eligible. You can be enrolled in any field of study but must have a GPA of 2.5 or higher.

Amount: Two $500 Scholarships


Deadline:  June 30th, 2015


Paving The Future Scholarship

Qualifications:  Open to legal residents of the 50 United States and the District of Columbia. Applicants must be preparing to graduate from high school and/or are currently enrolled in a college program. Not open to employees or immediate family members (spouses, domestic partners, parents, grandparents, siblings, children and grandchildren) of employees of Sponsor, or its affiliates, or advertising/promotion agencies.

Amount: $2,500


Deadline: June 15, 2015


Doctor on Demand Scholarship

Qualifications:  The Doctor On Demand scholarship is available to any Medical, or Undergraduate student enrolled in a health-related field-of-study at an accredited college or university for the fall of 2015. This includes current, and recently graduated high-school students who will be attending their first semester fall 2015.

Amount: $5,000


Deadline: July 31, 2015


 Yanez & Associates first Annual Family Law Scholarship 

Qualifications: 18 years or older and Currently enrolled in a Law School or has applied to a Law School and will be enrolled by the time the essays are judged.

Amount: 1st - $2,000 2nd - $1,000


Deadline: August 31, 2015 


Van Sant's Veterans’ Educational Scholarship Program

Qualifications: Essay requirement; must be a veteran of the US Armed Forces with an Honorable Discharge

Amount: $1,000


Deadline: June 15th, 2015


A Better America Scholarship

Qualifications: Currently enrolled at an accredited university in the United States;  A citizen of the United States, or have a valid green card; International students studying in the United States are eligible, but they will have to demonstrate their intention to stay in the country after graduation and see through their change-making agenda. 

Amount: $1,000


Deadline: July 31st, 2015


 Dentistry Scholarship

Qualifications: To apply, you must be enrolled in high school (seniors only), college or graduate school. Enrollment will be verified by; Applicants must be United States residents; employees or relatives may not apply for this scholarship.

Amount: $1,000


Deadline: December 21st, 2015


Jack Kent Cooke Foundation - Transfer Scholarship

Qualifications: Be a current student at an accredited U.S. community college or two-year institution with sophomore status by December 31, 2014, or a recent graduate (since spring 2010); Plan to enroll full time in a baccalaureate program at an accredited college or university in fall 2015; Have a cumulative undergraduate grade point average of 3.5 or better on a scale of 4.0 (or the equivalent); Have not previously attended a four-year institution.

Amount: Up to $40,000 per year.


Deadline: December 2, 2014 (reoccurring)


Worldwide Essay Contest: Education In 50 Years

Qualifications: Participants must be 25 years and younger; 750-1,500 word essay requirement.

Amount: $500




Flosum 2015 Scholarship 

Qualifications:  Essay requirement; Applicants must be pursuing or intending to pursue their bachelor’s degree in the fields of computer engineering, computer science or in another technical discipline such as electrical engineering, physics or mathematics with an interest in the field of computer science.

Amount: $750


Deadline: December 15th, 2015


Chegg Database of Scholarships for African American Students

Qualifications: Varies; scholarships for African American students towards their educational goals.
Amount:   Vary Contact:

Deadline: Vary


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