Using data from government, private agencies or non-profits, create an infographic that addresses the infographic topic below.

With advancements in medicine, there are more elderly Americans in the year of 2017. Unfortunately, as many as 5 million Americans over the age of 60 are victims of elder abuse each year. According to the Nursing Home Abuse Center, only 1 out of every 14 incidents of elder abuse are reported to local or state authorities. Based on your research, create an infographic to help the public better understand this silent epidemic. 


  • Currently attending or are planning on attending an accredited United States college or university during the fall semester.
  • This scholarship is only available for students attending domestic US based colleges.

Deadline: April 26th

For more information on to apply for this scholarship, please visit their site

The scholarship will be awarded to the student with the best 500-word essay entitled, “What it Takes to be Successful in Business.”


  • Students must have a minimum GPA of 3.0
  • 15 hours of coursework taken (or registered for) in business related course work
  • Be enrolled full-time at a university or college offering a business degree during the award period.
  • The scholarship is available to all students enrolled at a US based college or university, regardless of their country of origin or nationality.

Deadline: April 15th, September 15th

For more information on applying, please visit their site

Zonta Club of Corvallis works on empowering women through service and advocacy.  Zonta has annual scholarships that can be found on their website for women pursuing college in STEM fields, business and other majors.  As well as an award for women who have served in the armed forces.

The Jane M. Klausman Women in Business Scholarships are awarded to women undertaking business studies who have demonstrated outstanding potential in the field. The Zonta Club of Corvallis offers a $3,000 scholarship.


  • Any woman undertaking a business and/or business-related program at an accredited university/college/institute, in at least the second year of an undergraduate program through the final year of a Master’s program at the time the application is submitted, is eligible to apply.
  • Applicants must be residing in Oregon and currently enrolled for a minimum of 12 credits at OSU and/or LBCC

Deadline: April 29th

For more information, please visit their site

Each scholarship award is a value of up to $2,500 for use in connection with tuition, fees, books, supplies and equipment required by each winner’s university. If you’re a deal-savvy student currently attending an undergraduate or graduate program at a college or university, or if you will be attending in the fall of 2017, you should apply. Submit an original 500 word essay on how you planned to pay for your college education.


  • Must be a U.S. citizen or otherwise legally residing in one (1) of the 50 United States or the D.C.
  • At least 17 years of age
  • Currently accepted to an accredited university for a full-time undergraduate or graduate program in the United States for the fall semester/quarter, or single equivalent term
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA

Deadline: April 30th

For more information and how to apply, please visit their site

The Altrusa Continuing Education Scholarship is a nonrenewable $1,000 award sponsored by the Altrusa Club of Corvallis.


  • Be an older than average student living in Benton County
  • Be returning to education after a break
  • Submit an unofficial transcript
  • Provide one letter of reference (not from a member of Altrusa)

Deadline: April 3rd

For more information and to download the application, please follow the link Altrusa_Continuing_Education_Scholarship_form 2017



The Surgent Professional Education Scholarship and Surgent CPA Student Scholarship is open to any currently-enrolled business students working towards an accounting major and currently attending an accredited college or university within the United States. Three winners will be chosen for this scholarship. First prize will receive $1,000, while two runners-up will receive $500 a piece.

“In your own words, describe the differences between management accounting and financial accounting, as well as why both are crucial to a successful business?”


  • Applicants must be a current student at an accredited college or university within the
  • Applicants must be studying to become an accountant
  • Applicants must have a minimum 2.8 GPA
  • Applicants must submit a copy of their transcript

Deadline: Education scholarship- July 1st

Surgent CPA Student Scholarship- April 15th


INTO_Chinese Government Scholarship For American Students – UG & PG v3[6]



In order to promote the mutual understanding, cooperation and exchanges in various fields between China and other countries, the Chinese government has set up a series of scholarship programs to sponsor international students, teachers and scholars to study and conduct research in Chinese universities. China Scholarship Council (hereinafter referred to as CSC), entrusted by the Ministry of Education of the People’s Republic of China is responsible for the enrollment and the administration of Chinese Government Scholarship programs. INTO’s partner in China, Nankai University are now accepting CSC scholarship applications for their English medium graduate programs.


  • Only open for American Citizens (students can hold dual nationality but must use their valid American Passport to make the application)
  • Students must hold a Bachelor’s degree* and be under the age 35 years old.

What Graduate Programs are offered?

  • Masters International Economics and Business
  • Maters International Affairs and Public Policy

Both masters degrees are 2 years in duration and are taught in English.  Please see attached for more information on the individual programs.

Deadline to apply for academic offer: 17th March 2017 (students are required to first hold a valid offer from Nankai to study before they can apply for CSC scholarship)

Deadline for all additional CSC documents : 2nd April 2017

Please see attached PDF documents for more information


Essay #1: How does study abroad fit into your academic and career goals?

Essay #2: What is your ideal travel itinerary – for any length of time and to any number of destinations – and why?


  • Must be a student at an accredited university within the U.S.
  • Must be attending a 2- or 4- year college.
  • Minimum cumulative GPA must be 3.3/4.0.
  • Applicants must be in the process of applying to, or accepted for, a study abroad program that is eligible for credit from the student’s home institution.

Deadline: April 15th

To find out more on how to apply, please visit their site