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Technology Addiction Awareness Scholarship
Application Deadline: January 30
Young people spend an average of 7.5 hours a day consuming media - and this doesn't include computer use for schoolwork - according to the Kaiser Family Foundation. With technology always at the ready at your fingertips, it can be a challenge to unplug. But taking a break from technology...
Anthem Essay Contest
Application Deadline: March 29
Essay contest for about Ayn Rand's novel, Anthem. Submit an essay on one of three assigned topics, available to view on the contest website. No application is required. Contest is open to students worldwide, except where void or prohibited by law. Essays must be written in English only. Entrant must...
Union Plus Scholarship
Application Deadline: January 31
Since 1992, the Union Plus Scholarship Program has awarded more than $2.4 million to students of working families who want to begin or continue their post-secondary education. Over 1,700 families have benefited from our commitment to higher education. The Union Plus Scholarship Program is offered through the Union Plus Education...
Ronald McDonald House Charities (RMHC) Scholars Award
Application Deadline: January 18
RMHC U.S. Scholarships are for students in the United States living in areas where there are participating local RMHC Chapters. Please note that not all Chapters offer all four scholarships. Eligibility: -Must be a current high school senior who is eligible to attend a two- or four-year college, university or vocational/technical...
Dr. Pepper Tuition Giveaway
Application Deadline: October 17
For years, this prestigious program has awarded millions of dollars in tuition to students across the country. Whether students are a future doctor or lawyer, artist or musician, Dr. Pepper understands that school is a full-time commitment. But we also understand the rising costs of education often stand in the...
Atlas Shrugged Essay Contest
Application Deadline: April 28
Essay contest for about Ayn Rand's novel, Atlas Shrugged. Submit an essay on one of three assigned topics, available to view on the contest website. No application is required. Contest is open to students worldwide, except where void or prohibited by law. Essays must be written in English only. Entrant...
Soles4SoulS Scholarship Program
Application Deadline: February 18
Soles4Souls is offering a scholarship program available to high school and undergraduate students with financial need who show their ability to advance positive social change. Students are recognized for their capacity to lead and serve, and their commitment to making a significant impact on their schools and communities. Eligibility: -Students must unite...
Tim Breslin Memorial Scholarship
Application Deadline: March 3
The Chicago Wolves Hockey Team has created the Tim Breslin Memorial Scholarship in loving memory of former player Tim Breslin. All interested junior high and high school students must fill out the official application and complete an essay (500 words or less) on the subject detailed in the entry form....
The National Honor Society Scholarship
Application Deadline: February 16
Since 1946, more than $12 million in scholarships has been awarded to outstanding NHS senior members. The scholarship program is supported by the parent organization of NHS, the National Association of Secondary School Principals (NASSP). Eligibility: Any NHS senior member, in good standing, can apply for the NHS Scholarship Program. High school...
Tactical Guru Scholarship
Application Deadline: January 20
It gives The Tactical Guru Team immense pleasure knowing we can help students achieve their educational goals. We are offering a $500 scholarship to one winner of our survival essay contest. The scholarship is available to any undergraduate and postgraduate college student. The $500 scholarship grant can be used...
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January 17, 2017
by Susan Dutca
Prospective Rhode Island college students may score two years of free college with Governor Gina M. Raimondo's $30 million plan, Rhode Island's Promise. Beginning with the class of 2017, the plan would foot full tuition bills and mandatory fees, according to Inside Higher Ed.
In an effort to "knock down the financial barriers to obtaining a college degree," Gov. Raimondo's proposed [...]
January 10, 2017
by Susan Dutca
College is supposed to be the best four years of your life. Or as one sociology professor claims: "a big four-year orgy." Was college always this fun? History may indicate otherwise, and Lisa Wade highlights a "demographic shift" 300 years ago that changed the college campus landscape and made colleges bastions of sex, booze, and entitlement.
U.S. colleges during the colonial era [...]
January 5, 2017
by Susan Dutca
While you can always increase your chances at landing a scholarship - increasing your community service and extracurricular involvement, having good grades and writing strong essays - winning one isn't always guaranteed...or can it be? According to TIME Money, one way to secure a scholarship is to apply to, and attend a college that guarantees its incoming class free college money. Here [...]