According to the Department of Education’s website, by 2020 nearly two-thirds of available jobs in the U.S. will require a college degree. That is only a few years away! We understand that affording college these days can be difficult, so we are here to help with the financial stresses of your educational journey, and help you reach your career goals. Please write in no more than 500 words explaining how our scholarship and your current degree program will help you become successful and what that success will mean for you and/or your career goals.

Eligibility:

  • The Ameri Care Services Scholarship in Science is open to all full-time college students currently enrolled in an accredited public or private college or university.
  • Applicant must maintain a GPA of 3.0 or higher.
  • All bachelor and master’s degrees with majors and minors in Science are eligible such as Environmental Science, Environmental Policy and Management, Horticulture, or Environmental Studies.
  • Other science programs not listed will be considered and reviewed by our selection committee.
  • Applicant must be able to provide an official letter of acceptance or an unofficial college transcript to prove current full-time enrollment.

Deadline: November 1st

For more information on applying, please visit their site http://www.americareservices.com/about/college-scholarship

There is much to be done before immigrants can enjoy the full benefits of a clear path to U.S. citizenship, and many individuals will strive in social, political, and legal arenas to achieve the necessary reforms for others. The individuals who desire to make a measurable difference in immigration reform must be well educated and have a hands-on understanding of the issues and policies in the U.S. and around the world.

Eligibility:

  • This scholarship is offered to any student currently enrolled in an accredited community college, undergraduate, or graduate program in the United States. This includes incoming first-year college students who are high school graduates or possess a GED.
  • The scholarship candidate must possess a demonstrated interest in immigration reform and a dedication to their education.
  • All eligible candidates must be in good academic standing, with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above.
  • Must submit a 750-word essay or statement that considers current immigration conditions and reforms in the United States and offers ways that these conditions might be improved, as well as the importance of immigration reform

 

Deadline November 30

For more information on how to apply, please visit their site https://thecoveragelawyer.com/scholarship/

ScanCafe Scholarship will provide financial assistance to one student this year who demonstrates knowledge, passion, and a promising future in photo curation, preservation and photo scanning. The scholarship will be awarded to the student whose essay best demonstrates these qualities. Students who would like to apply  should write an essay of approximately 1000 – 1,500 words on one or more of the topics below:

  • Photo preservation: an existential need.
  • Photo Scanning: an art or an industrial process?
  • Transforming physical photo into digital bit: a curse or a blessing?
  • Will a machine ever really understand a photo?
  • Photo Narration of the past and the present

Eligibility:

  • Must have a high school diploma at time of application.
  • Must be an American or Canadian citizen.
  • Will be 18 years or older during the fall semester. You may apply if you are 17, but the scholarship will not be paid until you turn 18.
  • Students will be required to provide proof of university enrollment in order to claim the scholarship prize.

Deadline: November 30th

For more information on how to apply, please visit their site https://www.scancafe.com/scholarship

Persistent educational challenges continue to affect the Hispanic community. Many college-bound Hispanic men and women come from low-income families, and tuition rates for in-state students at public universities have risen 296% over the past 20 years. Fortunately, a number of scholarships and financial aid opportunities are earmarked specifically for this demographic. BestColleges.com developed a holistic financial aid guide specifically for Hispanic and Latino students. We provide context for how students can best take advantage of available resources while offering a comprehensive listing of 30+ scholarship and grant opportunities totaling over $250,000.

For more information on applying for the various scholarships and grants, please visit their site http://www.bestcolleges.com/financial-aid/hispanic-latino-scholarships/

Tuition can add up, but students rarely have to pay full sticker price for their degree. Learn about the financial aid options that can help you lower the cost of your education. Utilize our comprehensive scholarship database to search for more aid opportunities.  Best Colleges provides context for how students can best take advantage of available resources while offering a comprehensive listing of 50+ scholarship and grant opportunities totaling over $800,000.

This includes minority students, single parents, military spouses and children, students with disabilities and several different majors.

For more information on applying for the various scholarships and grants, please visit their site http://www.bestcolleges.com/financial-aid/

Minority students have long been underrepresented at U.S. colleges and universities. There are many complex reasons for lower enrollment and graduation rates among minority students, not the least of which is financial hardship and lack of access to traditional educational support networks.  Best Colleges provides context for how students can best take advantage of available resources while offering a comprehensive listing of 30+ scholarship and grant opportunities totaling over $100,000.

For more information on applying for the various scholarships and grants, please visit their site

Financial Aid Opportunities for Minority Students

HomeLight is a small team of talented people in San Francisco looking to change the face of real estate. We use actual sales data and client reviews to find the best real estate agents for homeowners across the United States.

Eligibility:

  • Legal U.S. resident in high school or college who will be attending an accredited university or college when the scholarship would be applied
  • Areas of study in interior design, architecture, construction, urban planning, real estate, business, social work, criminal justice, psychology, economics and sociology
  • Submit a short essay to do with interest in real estate, how your career will help more people find their dream home and what impact have you had n homes or homelessness in your community

Deadline: April 1 and November 15

For more information on applying, please visit their site

http://www.homelight.com/scholarship/

The BMO Capital Markets Lime Connect Equity Through Education Scholarship is open to US and Canada undergraduates and graduates with disabilities who are interested in a career in Financial Services with a focus on Capital Markets preferred

Eligibility:

  • A current undergraduate or graduate student at a four-year university in the United States or Canada
  • Continuing studies as a full-time student
  • Pursuing a degree in business/commerce, engineering, math, physics, statistics or a related discipline
  • Interested in a career in Financial Services with a focus on Capital Markets preferred
  • A person with a (visible or invisible) disability (defined as someone who has, or considers themselves to have, a long-term or recurring, issue that impacts one or more major activities that others may consider to be a daily function); this definition also includes the perception among others that a disability exists. We know that 90% of disabilities on campus are invisible, and candidates with all disabilities are encouraged to apply

Deadline: November 27th

For more information on applying, please visit their site http://www.limeconnect.com/opportunities/page/bmo-capital-markets-lime-connect-equity-through-education-scholarship-for-students-with-disabilities

We’re proud to announce that Hair Critics is offering a $1,000 scholarship to help assist aspiring African American women in the United States. We’re inviting all College, University, and Trade School female students to apply by writing an essay titled “How Social Media Trends Will Change the Way Fashion & Beauty is Consumed In The Next 10 Years”.

Eligibility:

  • Must be a legal female resident of the United States
  • Must be attending school before the end of 2017
  • No major requirements

Deadline: November 15th

Fore more information on applying, please visit their site http://haircritics.com/scholarship-opportunity/