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Allegheny Mountain Section Air & Waste Management Assn. Scholarships
Application Deadlines: March 31, Annually
The Allegheny Mountain Section Air & Waste Management Association awards undergraduate scholarship(s) for students pursuing an environmental career, including a career in Environmental Science, Engineering, or Law at an academic level beyond baccalaureate work. Awards are based on academic record, plan of study, career goals, recommendations and extra-curricular activities without consideration [...] More

Army ROTC Green to Gold Scholarship Program
Application Deadlines: February 01, Annually
Green to Gold Scholarship Option winners receive:
-Tuition or room and board support
-Additional money for textbooks, supplies, and equipment
-A monthly stipend for up to 10 months each school year that increases each year based on your Military Science Class
-Pay for attending the Leader Development and Assessment Course (LDAC) between the junior and senior years of college
-If qualified, [...] More

Army ROTC Scholarships
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Start Strong in life – enroll in Army Reserve Officers’ Training Corps (ROTC), the college elective for undergraduate and graduate students that provides unrivalled leadership training for success in any career field. If you have a passion for it, you can find a place to fit in the Army as an officer and get the training you need to turn that passion into a career.The Four-Year High School [...] More

Carolinas-Virginias Retail Hardware Scholarship
Application Deadlines: March 04, Annually
The purpose of the Carolinas-Virginias Retail Hardware Scholarship is to provide undergraduate scholarships to children of employees of member firms of the Carolinas-Virginias Region of the National Retail Hardware Association. Member firms must be located in North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia or West Virginia.

-Children of employees shall be defined to include natural [...] More

Carville M. Akehurst Memorial Scholarship
Application Deadlines: May 31, Annually
The Carville M. Akehurst Memorial Scholarship was established in 2002 by the Mid-Atlantic Nursery Trade Show, Inc. (MANTS). This scholarship serves to memorialize Mr. Akehurst who served the horticultural industry as one of the founders of MANTS. Through this scholarship, MANTS will provide scholarship opportunity to qualified students to help ensure the continuity of the nursery and landscape [...] More

Duck Brand Stuck at Prom Scholarship Contest
Application Deadlines: May 31, Annually
The Henkal Corporation's Duck Brand Duct Tape "Stuck at Prom" Contest is open to legal residents of the United States and Canada, including the District of Columbia, but excluding Puerto Rico and the Province of Quebec. This contest rewards individuals for creating prom attire made completely out of duct tape.

Each couple/single entry must include:
-One color photograph (professional or [...] More

EMU National Scholars Program
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The EMU National Scholars Program is a four-year award that pays 30 credit hours per year (15 per semester) of out-of-state tuition differential.

Must be a new freshmen or new transfer student with a minimum 3.50 GPA and a resident of a state other than Michigan or Ohio to be considered. Freshmen recipients must live in university housing the first two years of this award.

For more [...] More

Greater Kanawha Valley Foundation Scholarships
Application Deadlines: January 15, Annually
In order to qualify for The Greater Kanawha Valley Foundation Scholarships (with the exception of the "Kid's Chance Scholarship") you must be a West Virginia resident.

-Must be a full-time student (minimum of 12 credit hours)
-Must demonstrate academic achievement (at least a 2.5 GPA)
-Minimum score of 20 on the ACT
-Must demonstrate good moral character

For more [...] More

Harry C. Hamm Family Scholarship
Application Deadlines: February 28, Annually
The Harry C. Hamm Family Scholarship is a scholarship offered to a college sophomore, junior, or senior who is pursuing a degree in journalism or communications at any college or university in West Virginia.

-Be a sophomore, junior, or senior college student in pursuit of a BA in journalism or communications
-Be enrolled in a West Virginia 4-year institution
-Be a [...] More

Helen Holt Mollohan Scholarship
Application Deadlines: February 28, Annually
The Helen Holt Mollohan Scholarship was established in 2003 to honor Mrs. Helen Holt Mollohan. In cooperation with her family and friends, Mrs. Mollohan started the Robert H. Mollohan Family Charitable Foundation in 2000 to honor her late husband. Under her leadership as President, the Mollohan Foundation has awarded numerous scholarships, facilitated multiple internship opportunities for West [...] More

Jacqueline Shearer Memorial Scholarship
Application Deadlines: March 11, Annually
The Jacqueline Shearer Memorial Scholarship is in honor of an amazing daughter, sister and friend who demonstrated courage and strength during her 11 and a half year battle with a recurrent brain tumor. This scholarship is awarded through the Jacqueline Shearer Memorial Fund to a deserving young adult who is either a cancer survivor or has supported a family member through their cancer [...] More

James T. and Rose M. Perryman Family Foundation Scholarship
Application Deadlines: April 01, Annually
Mission: We are dedicated to rewarding hard-working students pursuing post-secondary education and who hope to apply their education to make a difference in the world.

-You must be living and studying within a 150-mile radius of Pittsburgh, PA
-You must be a U.S. citizen
-Your overall GPA must be 3.0 or above
-Your current/intended field of study must be in technology, [...] More

John M. Murphy Scholarship
Application Deadlines: February 28, Annually
The John M. Murphy Scholarship was established in 2004 by the family and friends of John Murphy. The scholarship was created to help a student from Pendleton County reach his/her dream of pursuing education beyond secondary school in the field of biology, environmental science, or ecology.

-Be a Pendleton County High School Senior
-Planning to major in a natural [...] More

King's Daughters Health Foundation Health Career Scholarship
Application Deadlines: April 01, Annually
A scholarship is awarded in the amount of $2,500 for the first school year, and the use is limited to tuition, room and board, books and lab fees for a student pursuing a career in healthcare. The Health Foundation will mail $1,250 directly to the recipient's school of choice a the beginning of each semester.

Scholarships winners are required to maintain a 2.50 GPA with a minimum of 12 hours [...] More

Korean American Scholarship Foundation-Eastern Regional Chapter
Application Deadlines: July 08, Annually
The Korean American Scholarship Foundation (KASF) is a non-profit, volunteer-managed organization established to help meet the financial needs of Korean-American students seeking higher education. Specifically, the foundation seeks to assist Korean American students in pursuit of academic and personal achievement, encourage community and civic service as an integral part of leadership [...] More

Teaming to Win Business Scholarship
Application Deadlines: February 28, Annually
The Robert H. Mollohan Family Charitable Foundation is proud to administer this scholarship on behalf of Teaming To Win, Inc. Teaming to Win's purpose is to provide business support conferences, educational activities, promotional forums, networking resources, workforce, and business growth opportunities. The organization's charitable purpose is to advance and improve small business prospects in [...] More

The Carl R. Morris Memorial Scholarship
Application Deadlines: February 28, Annually
The late Carl Morris was a man who believed in his community and in education. To honor his dedication to both, his family has established the Carl R. Morris Memorial Scholarship to support the perpetuation of the values that West Virginia gave to Carl and that he returned unsullied, values that he lived by and died by, to keep and pass on to future [...] More

The David Womack Memorial West Virginia LGBT Scholarship
Application Deadlines: June 30, Annually
The David Womack Memorial West Virginia LGBT Scholarship is available to any gay or lesbian undergraduate student who is a resident of West Virginia. The scholarship applies to attendance at any institute of higher learning in the United States. The scholarship is awarded in August for the upcoming school year. An essay and proof of college attendance/acceptance is required. The essay should be [...] More

The Donald K. Evans Memorial Theological Scholarship Fund
Application Deadlines: April 15, Annually
The Donald K. Evans Memorial Theological Scholarship Fund was established by the Ohio-Meadville District and is awarded to members or former members of congregations within the Ohio-Meadville District (Ohio, Western Pennsylvania, West Virginia, and Southwest New York State) who are preparing for the Unitarian Universalist [...] More

The Parkersburg Area Community Foundation Scholarships
Application Deadlines: March 03, Annually
The Foundation manages more than 175 scholarship funds that honor family or friends, celebrate retirements, memorialize loved ones, or ensure that donor values are passed from one generation to the next. Each fund has different eligibility requirements. Applications are for students in the following West Virginia counties: Calhoun, Doddridge, Gilmer, Jackson, Pleasants, Mason, Ritchie, Roane, [...] More

The Roothbert Fund Scholarships
Application Deadlines: January 31, Annually
Roothbert Fund scholarships are open to all in the United States regardless of sex, age, color, nationality or religious background. While the Fund does not emphasize any particular form of religious practice or worship, it seeks to provide support to persons motivated by spiritual values. The Fund has awarded grants to persons entering a wide range of careers. However, preference will be given [...] More

Toyota TeenDrive365 Video Challenge
Application Deadlines: March 07, Annually
Learning to drive is one of the coolest times for a teen. But facts have shown it can be extremely dangerous. You have the power to inspire your fellow teens, maybe better than a teacher or a parent can, because you know what messages will be the most powerful. Create a 30-60 second video for your fellow teen drivers that highlights the importance of safe teen driving and you could win a grand [...] More

Toyoya Motor Sales, USA Inc. Scholarship
Application Deadlines: February 01, Annually
Toyota's philanthropic focus is education, with a strong emphasis on the environment and safety. In 2006, Toyota U.S.A. contributed $41 million to U.S. philanthropic programs. This includes nationwide grant programs for teachers (Toyota International Teachers Program and Toyota TAPESTRY), scholarships through FFA, Hispanic Scholarship Fund, The College Fund/UNCF, and the Toyota Community Scholars [...] More

U.S. Army Loan Repayment Program
Application Deadlines: June 23, Annually
U.S Army Loan Repayment Program helps servicemen repay qualified student loans. Out of all the service branches, the Army’s CLRP benefits package is typically regarded as the best, since it provides up to $65,000 in lifetime student loan forgiveness. The benefit is doled out on an annual basis, beginning as soon as a Soldier completes his first year of qualifying service, and provided at a rate [...] More

West Virginia Higher Education Grant Program
Application Deadlines: April 15, Annually
The West Virginia Higher Education Grant Program distributes monetary awards to qualified undergraduate students who require financial assistance to attend an approved educational institution located in West Virginia or Pennsylvania. Grants may be renewed until the course of study is completed, but may not exceed an additional three years beyond the initial award. Awards may be used to pay other [...] More

West Virginia PROMISE Scholarships
Application Deadlines: March 01, Annually
The PROMISE (Providing Real Opportunities for Maximizing In-State Student Excellence) Scholarship is a merit-based scholarship program that is designed to make college more affordable to all qualified West Virginia students.

The program, funded for the first time in 2001, will provide each eligible West Virginia high school graduate a full tuition scholarship to a state college or university [...] More

Last Edited: July 2016

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