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Community Service Scholarships

Be rewarded for your active participation and contributions in the community with community service scholarships. Colleges and universities pride themselves on their abilities to mold students into well-rounded, compassionate, and community-minded individuals after a period of just four short years. While a liberal arts education is certainly a valuable thing and attending college can undoubtedly make a huge difference in your life and worldview, why wait till you’re on campus to get involved in the community? Colleges, scholarship providers, and the world at large can appreciate a student who takes an interest in making a difference in the world.

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Benefits of Community Service

Participating in community service activities as a high school student can be laregely beneficial, and not just when it comes to acing your college interview. Students who get involved can expect all sorts of rewards to come of their extracurricular work, including:

  • Work and Life Experience

    Students who participate in community service activities related to their future career goals can jump the competition and college-planning process by gaining real-world experience. Volunteering can also improve students’ skill sets and help prepare them for work experiences totally unrelated to their community service work.
  • Connections

    The people you meet while volunteering will grow your social and professional circle. They can write letters of recommendation for your college and scholarship applications, serve as references when job-searching, and potentially help you find a job opportunity. At the very least, working with others gives you a chance to build networking skills, which will be necessary later in your professional life.
  • A Broader Worldview

    You meet a variety of people and learn a multitude of new things while doing community service. Exposure to new people and different environments can help shape the direction of your life and the way you view the world around you. Community service instills a sense of purpose and direction as well.

Opportunities for Community Service Scholarships

Volunteering in your community can lead to community service scholarships. When it comes to scholarship opportunities, community service helps to distinguish you from the competition by showing your commitment to making the world a better place. Scholarship providers, being philanthropists themselves, can appreciate students who show an early interest in helping those around them. Winning scholarships, whether or not they are specifically labeled as community service scholarships, can be much easier with a bit of community service experience listed on your application or worked into your scholarship essay.

Whatever the requirements, scholarship awards for community-minded students abound, and all you need to do to start funding your education is find and apply for scholarships like these. Luckily for you, Scholarships.com makes the process simple. Conduct a free college scholarship search, and make sure to note your penchant for volunteering in your profile. You will then be provided with a list of scholarship opportunities tailored to your unique background and experiences. All you have to do thereafter is read scholarship information, fill out an application, and wait for the scholarship money to come in! Listed below is a small sample of pertinent scholarships that you will come across in our larger database. You can find these and others by conducting a scholarship search.

Against The Grain Groundbreaker Leadership Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 5/31/2022
  • Amount: $1,500
  • The Against The Grain Groundbreaker Leadership Scholarship provides financial assistance and promotion of Asian American college seniors and graduate students who have exhibited exemplary leadership, vision, and passion that is blazing a trail for others to follow and changing lives in the Asian American community.

    The scholarship awards $1,000 to be applied toward school tuition and fees. [...] More

Anna Schiller Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/1/2023
  • Amount: Varies
  • To be eligible for the Anna Schiller Memorial Scholarship, you must be a Rockford Christian High School graduating senior who demonstrates a strong commitment to improving the quality of life for people in their school, community and/or world at large through their community service and demonstrates the same strong love for others. Minimum GPA of 2.0 GPA is required. For more information or to [...] More

Army Women's Foundation Legacy Scholarships

  • Application Deadline: 1/21/2023
  • Amount: $3,000
  • The Army Women's Foundation recognizes the importance of education and the role it plays in personal, professional, and economic fulfillment. The Army Women's Foundation Legacy Scholarship Program provides grants to women soldiers, past and present, and their lineal descendants to help them attain their educational goals. The Legacy Scholarship Program offers financial support in four areas: [...] More

BBB Foundation Students of Integrity Video Scholarship - Northwest

  • Application Deadline: 3/23/2023
  • Amount: $5,000
  • BBB Foundation offers the Students of Integrity Scholarship to recognize high school juniors and seniors who personify and communicate ethics in the real world, as demonstrated through community service, personal integrity, and academic accomplishments. A scholarship will be awarded to the winning application submitted by students residing in Alaska, Oregon, Idaho, Montana, Washington, or Western [...] More

BBB Student Ethics Scholarship Award - Connecticut

  • Application Deadline: 8/1/2022
  • Amount: $2,500
  • BBB's Student Ethics Scholarship recognizes college-bound high-school students who personify high ethics demonstrated through leadership, community service, overall integrity and academic standing. For this scholarship, students must apply while in their junior year of high school. Scholarships must be applied within four years of receiving the award. The applicant must be a resident of [...] More

Beat the Odds Program

  • Application Deadline: Varies
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Children's Defense Fund Beat the Odds scholarship program honors outstanding high school students who have overcome tremendous adversity, demonstrated academic excellence and given back to their communities. For consideration in the Beat the Odds scholarship program, an applicant must be a current high school student in Ohio, New York, California, Texas, Minnesota or Washington, D.C. [...] More

BioMatrix Scholarships for the Bleeding Disorders Community

  • Application Deadline: 8/1/2022
  • Amount: Varies
  • BioMatrix offers six (6) $1,000 scholarships assisting individuals in the bleeding disorders community seeking higher education. Each opportunity is offered exclusively to several demographics within the bleeding disorder community including women, men, inhibitor patients and immediate family members. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website. [...] More

Bonner Scholar Programs

  • Application Deadline: Varies
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Bonner Scholar Program supports individuals who otherwise could not afford to attend college because of financial need. Bonner Scholar Programs meet the full documented need of U.S. citizens and may need the full documented need of non-U.S. citizens. In return for the financial aid support, the Bonner Scholars are expected to engage in 10 hours a week of community service during the school [...] More

Builders League of South Jersey Scholarship Foundation

  • Application Deadline: 4/29/2023
  • Amount: $5,000
  • The Builders League of South Jersey Scholarship Foundation has announced that scholarships are available for area students. Scholarships will be awarded to students from southern New Jersey, who will be matriculating in an accredited post-secondary school and pursuing a course of study related to real estate and the construction industry.

    Applicants must live in or attend school in either [...] More

Burger King Scholars Program

  • Application Deadline: 12/15/2022
  • Amount: $4,000
  • The Burger King Scholars program has awarded $25.3 million in scholarships to more than 24,000 high school students, BK employees and their families across the U.S., Canada and Puerto Rico since 2000. Applicants must be living in the United States, Canada or Puerto Rico. Be graduating high school seniors. Have a cumulative high school grade point average of 2.5 or higher on a 4.0 scale, or the [...] More

Capture the Dream, Inc. Single Parent Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 7/30/2022
  • Amount: $1,000
  • The goal of the Capture the Dream, Inc. Single Parent Scholarship is to help eliminate one of the leading obstacles preventing single parents and minority students from attending college – the soaring cost of tuition. We provide talented students with the means to be able to reach a higher education, which helps develop the future leaders of the Bay Area – and the world. For more information or [...] More

Carson Scholars Fund, Inc.

  • Application Deadline: 1/10/2023
  • Amount: $1,000
  • The Carson Scholars Fund awards college scholarships to students in grades 4 through 11 who excel academically and are dedicated to serving their communities. An interested student must be nominated by his/her school to be able to compete for a Carson Scholarship (it is up to a school how to determine its nominee). The minimum requirements are a 3.75 GPA and involvement in community service. For [...] More

CBC Spouses Education Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/30/2023
  • Amount: Varies
  • The CBC Spouses Education Scholarship awards scholarships to academically talented and highly motivated full-time African-American or Black students pursuing undergraduate, graduate or doctoral degrees in a variety of fields.

    Applicant must be a U.S. citizen or legal permanent resident, a permanent residence or attend academic institution in a CBC Members district who is preparing to pursue or [...] More

CBC Spouses Visual Arts Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/30/2023
  • Amount: $3,000
  • The CBC Spouses Visual Arts Scholarship is for full time African-American or Black students pursuing a degree in visual arts including, but not limited to, architecture, ceramics, drawing, fashion, graphic design, illustration, interior design, painting, photography, sketching, video production and other decorative arts.

    Applicant must be a U.S. citizen or legal permanent resident who is [...] More

Community Foundation of Shelby County Scholarships

  • Application Deadline: Varies
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Community Foundation of Shelby County oversees more than 70 scholarship funds that provide around 190 scholarship opportunities to help talented and passionate students attain their dreams. Scholarships are available to high school seniors, current college students and adults from select counties in Ohio. Additional requirements vary by scholarship. For more information or to apply, please [...] More

Credit Union of Colorado Foundation

  • Application Deadline: 4/15/2023
  • Amount: $5,000
  • The Credit Union of Colorado Foundation will provide annual scholarships for students. Eligibility for a scholarship is extended to students who are Colorado residents enrolled in, or scheduled to enter, an accredited college or university as an undergraduate taking at least 12 credit hours. Scholarship award criteria include maintaining a minimum 3.5 grade-point average in high school or during [...] More

CWGCS Fellowship on Women & Public Policy

  • Application Deadline: 8/15/2022
  • Amount: $10,000
  • The CWGCS Fellowship on Women & Public Policy is open to graduate students in any NYS college or university who are pursuing careers in public policy. Participants receive a $10,000 stipend to cover living expenses and receive nine graduate credits from the Rockefeller College of Public Affairs and Policy, University at Albany, SUNY. Fellows must have a minimum of three years of prior work [...] More

CWGGF Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/3/2023
  • Amount: $8,000
  • The California Association of Winegrape Growers Foundation offers scholarships to graduating high school seniors. Two types of scholarships are offered - scholarships for four years at any campus in the University of California or California State University System, and scholarships for two years at any California community college. Only the children with a parent or legal
    guardian employed by a [...] More

Dr. Loomis/Rockton Lions Club Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/1/2023
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Dr. Loomins/Rockton Lions Club Scholarship provides educational resources to a full-time student from Hononegah High School who plans to attend a two-, four-year, or vocational college. This award is offered by the Rockton Lions Club. Applicant must be a graduating Hononegah High School senior, rank in the top third of their class, have financial need, and be involved in community service [...] More

Era L. and Frances L. Walker Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/1/2023
  • Amount: Varies
  • The purpose of the Era L. and Frances L. Walker Scholarship is to provide educational resources for African-American males to pursue higher education. Applicants must be a graduating senior from a Rockford public high school with a minimum 2.9 GPA. Students must have been involved in community service and volunteerism and share values including the importance of family, service to one's community [...] More

Erskine College Music Scholarships

  • Application Deadline: 4/5/2023
  • Amount: Varies
  • Erskine College awards music scholarships to both majors and non-majors. Eligible applicants are expected to take applied music lessons and to participate in an Erskine faculty-directed ensemble. Candidates should plan to audition as early as possible during their senior year of high school. Award amounts may vary. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's [...] More

Frederick and Demi Seguritan Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/20/2023
  • Amount: $5,000
  • The Frederick and Demi Seguritan Scholarship is offered to first generation Asian Americans who have a demonstrated interest in business (business major not required). Eligible applicants must be an incoming freshman enrolled full-time at an accredited four-year college/university with a minimum 3.0 GPA and must be able to demonstrate financial need. Must also be a resident of Alameda, Contra [...] More

Goizueta Foundation Scholars Fund

  • Application Deadline: 2/28/2023
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Goizueta Foundation Scholars Fund at Georgia State University is offered to incoming freshmen of Hispanic or Latino heritage who have demonstrated ongoing leadership and service to their communities.

    Eligible applicants must demonstrate financial need and have a 3.0 GPA. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website. [...] More

James W. McLamore WHOPPER Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 12/31/2022
  • Amount: $50,000
  • Recipients will be chosen from the both BURGER KING® General High School Senior Track and BURGER KING® Employee-Based Track applicants based upon the following criteria. Recipients must be citizens of the United States or Canada who who are seniors at a high school or home school in the United States, Puerto Rico, Guam or Canada. Must be applying as a full time freshman to a four-year accredited, [...] More

JCS Scholarship for Jewish Students from Single-Parent Homes

  • Application Deadline: 3/16/2023
  • Amount: Varies
  • JCS offers several scholarships for Jewish high school seniors from the Baltimore Metro Area planning to attend an accredited U.S. college or university. There is a scholarship available for a student with a documented diagnosed learning disability and several scholarships available for students from single-parent homes. The scholarships are competitive. Recipients are chosen based on several [...] More

Joshua Gomes Memorial Scholarship Fund

  • Application Deadline: 7/15/2022
  • Amount: $1,000
  • The Joshua Gomes Memorial Scholarship Fund aims to lay a path for hope for young adults with HIV/AIDS by providing academic scholarships to universities of their choice. Scholarships are awarded based on a combination of merit and need. Eligible applicants must be HIV positive or have AIDS and must be accepted into or enrolled in a U.S. college, university, institute or technical college. [...] More

Kappa Zeta's Juanita Buchanan Undergraduate Academic Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/31/2023
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Kappa Zeta's Juanita Buchanan Undergraduate Academic Scholarship is to be awarded to a high school senior (enrolled in dual credit college classes with at least 6 hours) or an undergraduate matriculating at an accredited Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex college or university. Eligible applicants must have a 2.85 GPA, have a 2.85 GPA, and reside in Dallas-Fort Worth. For more information or to [...] More

Korean American Scholarship Foundation - Western Regional Chapter

  • Application Deadline: 6/30/2022
  • Amount: $5,000
  • KASF scholarships (which range from $500 to $5,000) are offered to the qualified Korean American students (including foreign students from Korea). All applicants must be enrolled in a full time program in the U.S during the scholarship application year. If extra funds are available, other students (non Koreans) may qualify for scholarships. Specifically, descendants of American veterans served [...] More

Korean American Scholarship Foundation-Eastern Regional Chapter

  • Application Deadline: 6/30/2022
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Korean American Scholarship Foundation (KASF) offers the Eastern Regional Chapter Scholarship to students with a Korean heritage studying in the United States regardless of citizenship status (including Korean Nationals). Students who will be a full-time student at a school in one of the designated Eastern region states (Delaware, District of Columbia, Indiana, Kentucky, Maryland, North [...] More

Korean American Scholarship Foundation-Midwestern Regional Chapter

  • Application Deadline: 6/30/2022
  • Amount: $5,000
  • The Korean American Scholarship Foundation-Midwestern Regional Chapter is for students of Korean heritage studying in the United States regardless of citizenship status (including Korean Nationals), who will be a full-time student at a school in one of the designated Midwestern region states (Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, North Dakota, South Dakota, and Wisconsin). A [...] More

Kris Paper Legacy Scholarship For Women In Technology

  • Application Deadline: 4/15/2023
  • Amount: $1,500
  • The Kris Paper Legacy Scholarship for Women in Technology provides an annual scholarship to a graduating female high school senior or returning female college student who intends to further their education at a two-year or four-year college, university, vocational, or technical school and will be seeking a degree in a technology-related field.

    The students eligible for assistance shall be [...] More

LEAGUE Foundation Academic Scholarships

  • Application Deadline: 4/14/2023
  • Amount: Varies
  • To be eligible for the LEAGUE Foundation Academic Scholarships, applicants must: be a graduating high school senior enrolled in a college or trade school in the US or Canada; be a US citizen; have a 3.0 GPA; and, identify as LGBTQ. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's [...] More

Lee E. Schauer Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/3/2023
  • Amount: $48,000
  • The Lee E. Schauer Scholarship is intended to reach students who may not qualify for other scholarships - "average" students who are involved in their community and in school activities, who are leaders and display character traits like caring, honesty, respect and responsibility, but whose GPA may eliminate them from consideration for other scholarships. The criteria for the scholarship are: [...] More

Matt Fong Asian Americans in Public Finance Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/9/2023
  • Amount: $5,000
  • The Matt Fong Asian Americans in Public Finance scholarship honors the memory of former California state treasurer, Matt Fong, for his dedication to public service, active involvement in state politics, and direct impact he had in opening up opportunities for Asian Americans in the public finance industry. Applicants must be an incoming sophomore, junior or senior at a four-year [...] More

Melissa Anne Centrella Scholarship Foundation

  • Application Deadline: 3/15/2023
  • Amount: Varies
  • Each year, Melissa's Hope awards several scholarships to New Jersey students pursuing careers in nursing, medical sciences, or a medical technical field. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's [...] More

Mount Mercy College Holland Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/1/2023
  • Amount: $2,000
  • Mount Mercy College offers the Sister Mary Ildephonse Holland Scholarship to incoming freshmen. Eligible applicants must have an ACT of 30 or an SAT of 1400, a 4.0 GPA, evidence of strong community service and extra-curricular activities, and must live on campus.

    The student must maintain a minimum cumulative Mount Mercy grade point of 3.00 at the end of each year. The student is eligible to [...] More

National Hispanic Business Women Association Educational Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/27/2023
  • Amount: Varies
  • To be eligible for the National Hispanic Business Women Association Educational Scholarship, applicants must: be a student with home residence in California; involvement in some form of community service; demonstrate financial need; have a 3.0 GPA; and, attend a college or university in the US. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website. [...] More

Page Education Foundation Grants

  • Application Deadline: 5/1/2023
  • Amount: $2,500
  • Page Grants are awarded to Minnesota students of color who attend Minnesota post-secondary schools and agree to complete annual service projects with young children. Students at all levels of academic achievement can qualify for a grant. The selection process highlights an applicant's attitude toward education, willingness to provide service to children, and financial need. You must be enrolled [...] More

Park Scholar Award

  • Application Deadline: 1/15/2023
  • Amount: Varies
  • Each year, Ithaca College offers Park Scholar Scholarship Awards to students who are passionate about the field of communications, community service and who thrive on academic and personal challenge. Applicants must be a U.S. citizen or eligible non-citizen (federal guidelines), and apply to Ithaca College for an undergraduate major within the Roy H. Park School of Communications. Transfer [...] More

Prince Kuhio Hawaiian Civic Club Scholarships

  • Application Deadline: 4/1/2023
  • Amount: $1,000
  • At the core of our mission is the vision of our patron, Prince Kuhio, for the upward mobility of the Hawaiian people through education. With this in mind, we make a commitment to fund scholarship recipients for their two or four years of higher education. Applications are open to undergraduate and graduate students. Preference is given to applicants of Hawaiian ancestry and members or member [...] More

Prudential Spirit of Community Awards

  • Application Deadline: 11/15/2022
  • Amount: $5,000
  • The Prudential Spirit of Community Awards program is the United States’ largest youth recognition program based exclusively on volunteer community service. The program honors high school students for outstanding service to others at the local, state and national level. Applicants must be high school students who are U.S. citizens or legal residents of any state, have engaged in volunteer activity [...] More

Rebekah Assembly of Texas Irma Gesche Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 1/31/2023
  • Amount: $1,000
  • The Rebekah Assembly of Texas Irma Gesche Scholarship is available for a Texas resident to attend any accredited two or four-year college/university. The scholarship is based on academic ability, community service, personal development, and financial need. Applicant must submit a completed application along with a high school transcript, a typed letter outlining expected goals to be reached as a [...] More

Regina C. Williams Memorial Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/30/2023
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Regina C. Williams Memorial Scholarship seeks to identify Prince George’s County high school seniors (cannot be current college students) who have been accepted into a collegiate institution and will pursue a bachelor’s degree in education. Eligible applicants must have a 3.0 GPA, and be a US citizen or permanent resident. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship [...] More

Regis College Catholic High Schools Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: Varies
  • Amount: $3,000
  • Merit scholarships are awarded on the basis of academic achievement to entering full-time, first-year, and transfer students seeking degrees. The Catholic High Schools Scholarship is for graduates of Saint Joseph Preparatory High School, Fontbonne Academy, Cathedral High School, and Cristo Rey Boston High School. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website. [...] More

Ron Brown Scholar Program

  • Application Deadline: 1/9/2023
  • Amount: $40,000
  • The Ron Brown Scholar Program (RBSP) is a selective scholarship program available to high school senior to advance higher education for community-minded and intellectually gifted African Americans. RBSP competitively awards Ron Brown Scholars four-year $40,000 scholarships ($10,000 each year) to the most talented and economically-challenged high school seniors who demonstrate a keen interest in [...] More

Russell and Helen Missureli Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/26/2023
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Russell and Helen Misirelli Scholarship is offered to a graduating high school senior who is the child of a Roma Lodge member. The scholarship can be applied to any course of study leading to a recognized associate or baccalaureate degree at any accredited United States college or university of the recipient’s choice. The recipient will be notified by early May. For more information or to [...] More

Salute to Education Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/17/2023
  • Amount: Varies
  • The purpose of the San Diego County Salute to Education scholarship program is to encourage students to seek a higher education at a vocational/technical school, junior college, college or university after graduating from high school. The program aims at recruiting students who deserve recognition for their personal accomplishments and contributions to their schools and communities. Academic [...] More

SCU Alumni Referral Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: Varies
  • Amount: $1,000
  • Southern California University of Health Sciences offers a scholarship to acquaintances of alumni (excluding immediate family members). Eligible applicants must: be incoming students; demonstrate participation in community service or outreach at their prior institution; pursue an eligible major (see website for details); and, maintain a 3.0 GPA. For more information or to apply, please visit the [...] More

SFM Foundation Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/31/2023
  • Amount: $10,000
  • SFM Foundation is a non-profit organization created to administer a post-secondary education scholarship program to benefit children of workers disabled or fatally injured in work-related accidents. Basic eligibility requirements: -Must be the natural, adopted, step-child or full dependent of a worker injured or killed in a work-related accident during the course and scope of employment with a [...] More

Shelton National Leadership Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 10/15/2022
  • Amount: $5,000
  • The Shelton National Leadership Scholarship awards two or three entering freshmen (to North Carolina State) $5,000 annually toward tuition and fees, renewable upon satisfactory academic progress and leadership involvement. The General Hugh Shelton Leadership Endowment also provides: $2,000 annually for student leadership enrichment experiences; and, additional networking, leadership seminars, and [...] More

Tex Schramm Freshman Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 5/31/2022
  • Amount: $15,000
  • The Texas E. Schramm Freshman Scholarship seeks out the most outstanding young men entering the University of Texas. Of the applications received, the most qualified applicants move on to the round of interviews. Students must have a minimum high school GPA of 3.0 and prove enrollment at the University of Texas - Austin. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's [...] More

The Barbara J. Penny Community Service Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/1/2023
  • Amount: $1,500
  • The Barbara J. Penny Community Service Scholarship is a program named in memory of Barbara Penny. This program awards Minnesota State students for their lifelong community service commitments, recognizes students who have demonstrated a commitment to community service and promotes their growth as community leaders. Scholarship awards of $1,500 each are given out twice annually. Applicants must be [...] More

The Gates Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 9/15/2022
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Gates Scholarship is a highly selective, last-dollar scholarship for outstanding, minority, high school seniors from low-income households. Each year, the scholarship is awarded to 300 of these student leaders, with the intent of helping them realize their maximum potential. Applicants must be high school seniors from at least one of the following ethnicities: African-American, American [...] More

The Pinnacol Foundation College Scholarship Program

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2023
  • Amount: $4,700
  • The Pinnacol Foundation College Scholarship Program ensures that the children of seriously injured and killed Colorado workers have the opportunity to pursue their dreams by continuing their education. Applicants must be the natural child, adopted child, stepchild or full dependent of a worker who was injured or killed in a compensable work-related accident during the course and scope of [...] More

The SET Educational Fund

  • Application Deadline: 5/1/2023
  • Amount: $6,500
  • The SET Educational Fund provides an annual scholarship to individuals with financial need who have excelled scholastically while volunteering their time to help others. Students must be able to demonstrate financial need, provide a history of community service, prove residency in Michigan and enrollment at an accredited college/university in Michigan. For more information or to apply, please [...] More

The Susan Fund Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/1/2023
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Susan Fund provides financial and emotional support to those students facing staggering medical costs associated with cancer treatment in addition to the ever-increasing costs of higher education. Applicants must be a current resident of Fairfield County, Connecticut, have been diagnosed with cancer at some time in one's life and be planning/attending an accredited post-high school [...] More

Tidewater Builders Association Scholarship Foundation

  • Application Deadline: 5/13/2023
  • Amount: $1,500
  • The Young Designers' Scholarship Competition is a house design contest for high school students interested in drafting, architecture or home building. The competition is open to any high school senior enrolled in a public or private secondary school in eligible Virginia cities and counties. Applicants must be U.S. citizens, demonstrate financial need and be pursuing a four-year degree beginning [...] More

Tryumph Foundation Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/30/2023
  • Amount: Varies
  • In order to qualify for Tryumph Foundation’s scholarship, applicants must be a resident of Massachusetts, a high school senior, currently pursuing higher education (accredited 2 or 4 year college) or trade school, and currently volunteering (with a minimum of 200 hours of past volunteer services). Recipients will be posted to the website after the end of May. For more information or to apply, [...] More

Tukwila City of Opportunity Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/31/2023
  • Amount: $5,000
  • The missions of the City of Tukwila Scholarship Program is to provide financial assistance to high school seniors enrolled for undergraduate study in community colleges, colleges, trade schools, and universities. The City of Tukwila Scholarship Program principally targets two- and four-year academic programs; however, certificate/licensing programs are also eligible. Applicants must be residents [...] More

USBC Annual Zeb Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 12/1/2022
  • Amount: $2,500
  • The USBC Annual Zeb Scholarship recognizes a USBC Youth member who achieves academic success and gives back to their community through service. Applicants must be in their junior or senior year of high school, and must be USBC Youth members in good standing. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's [...] More

Vandenberg Spouses' Club College Scholarships

  • Application Deadline: 3/19/2023
  • Amount: Varies
  • The VSC offers merit based scholarship opportunities to military spouses, high school seniors and undergraduate dependents. Eligible applicants must: be children or spouses of service members who are stationed at Vanderberg Air Force Base; have a 2.5 GPA; reside in Santa Barbara County or San Luis Obispo County; be a high school senior (including home school) or current undergraduate (if applying [...] More

WTS Leadership Legacy Scholarship for Graduates

  • Application Deadline: 10/21/2022
  • Amount: $5,000
  • The Leadership Legacy Fund has been established to honor the past, present, and future leaders of WTS by awarding an annual scholarship to female graduate students pursuing a career in transportation. Eligible candidates are pursuing graduate degrees in transportation or a related field (such as transportation engineering, planning, finance, communications, or logistics) and demonstrate [...] More
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The Voyager Scholarship was implemented by the Obamas in partnership with Brian Chesky, Co-founder and CEO of Airbnb, who donated $100 million to this program. The mission of this scholarship is to help students pursue careers in public service and solve some of our world’s greatest challenges. The Voyager Scholarship provides students access to education and travel opportunities to help expand their horizons and bring about significant change. During this scholarship’s first year, and it is estimated that 100 college juniors will receive up to $50,000 to cover tution and educational expenses, plus up to $30,000 in international travel stipends and credits. Recipients have the option to renew as seniors. [...]

Last Reviewed: May 2022

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