Nitro cares about helping parents fund their children’s college education. That’s why they are offering PARENTS the opportunity to earn a $2,500 scholarship for their child who is enrolling in a college for the first time in the upcoming school year.

Eligibility:

  • The Nitro Parent Scholarship is open to all legal residents of the United States and the District of Columbia who have a child who is enrolling in an accredited college or university for the first time this coming school year.
  • Complete the Scholarship Survey Questions.
  • Answer two (2) short-answer questions
    • a) Visit NitroCollege.com, read an article or two and then tell us something you learned that you didn’t know before about paying for college. Be sure to mention the URL of the page where you learned this. (50 to 250 words)
    • b) What advice would you give to a parent of a high school freshman on how to make paying for college easier and more affordable? (50 to 250 words)
  •  Complete the social component of the application:
    • a) Choose a platform (Twitter, Facebook or Instagram) and then follow and/or like @NitroCollege on your chosen platform,
    • b) Post a photo or tweet telling the world how Nitro helps you pay for college  using the hashtag #NitroParent.

Deadline May 31

For more information on how to apply, please visit their site https://www.tun.com/blog/nitro-parent-scholarship/

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Incorporate Massage has its roots as a company born by a massage therapist and female entrepreneur. As such, we couldn’t decide on just one scholarship, so we had to offer two! Incorporate Massage offers two fabulous scholarships each year; one for female business majors, and one for massage therapists.

Eligibility:

  • For female undergraduate and graduate business majors

Deadline August 31

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

 

In this spirit of advocacy, we created the Children’s Dentistry of Charlottesville Child Empowerment Scholarship program. We hope to embolden and give support to those who choose a path that assists children in living happier and healthier lives.

Eligibility:

  • Applicants must be currently enrolled in an undergraduate college or university and will continue enrollment for the next academic year or are applying to enroll at an undergraduate college or university for the next academic year.
  • Must have a verifiable 3.25 GPA or higher to be eligible.
  • Submit a 500-700 word essay to the following prompt: “How do you plan to leverage your education to empower children to live healthier, happier lives”

Deadline June 1

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

https://childrensdentistryofcharlottesville.com/child-empowerment-scholarship/

In an effort to give back to our community, attorney Greg Baumgartner is offering a $1000 scholarship to help a young person obtain an education.  The scholarship targets a student who is paying their way through school without parental assistance.

Eligibility:

  •  Applicants must be enrolled in either high school or college in the United States.
  • Must maintain a GPA with at least a B average.
  • Write a very short essay (not to exceed 200 words) about yourself, your educational goals and the reasons for needing a scholarship and include it in your email application.

Deadline August 31

For more information on how to apply, please visit their site the Texas truck accident lawyer

Scholarships for minorities are of tremendous help to these students, but finding the right scholarships to apply to is not always an easy task. To help you in your search for additional funding, AffordableColleges have compiled a list of some of the top minority scholarships. Read on to find a detailed list of these scholarships, including eligibility requirements, deadlines, and information on how to apply.

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Scholarships and Financial Aid for Minorities

Get rewarded for your academic excellence. Twelve international students will receive the SelfScore International Student Scholarship.

Eligibility:

  • Students studying in the U.S. on a F1, J1, or M1 visa during the next academic year.
  • Must be accepted to study or continuing to study at an eligible college or university.
  • Must submit a valid I-20 or DS-2019 form.
  • Must score in the top 15% on a standardized U.S. college entrance exam (SAT, ACT, GRE, or GMAT).
  • Must have a 3.0 GPA, or higher, or the equivalent from your prior studies

 

Deadline September 28

For more information, please visit their site https://www.selfscore.com/scholarship/

 

SeniorAdvisor.com, the premier ratings and reviews site for senior services providers nationwide, is proud to announce our annual scholarship for advancement in higher education. This is a general scholarship which will award each of the selected applicants with a scholarship award of $2,000. This scholarship will be awarded to students enrolled in an accredited college or university in the United States or Canada (excluding Quebec) during the academic year.

Eligibility:

  • students enrolled in an associate’s degree, bachelor’s degree or graduate level program at an accredited 2-year college or 4-year university during the next academic year.
  • 250 word maximum introductory bio about yourself – you may choose to include your work or educational background, why you’re seeking a degree in your field, and why this scholarship interested you.
  • 500-750 word essay response to the question: How can your major of study improve the lives of seniors in assisted living facilities in your town?

 

Deadline December 31

For more information, please visit their site https://www.senioradvisor.com/ind/assisted-living#VD1zmC4AADAAdvp_

At Paramount Builders, Inc. we truly care about the youth and their education, and that’s why we are deeply committed to our annual college scholarship contest. Each year, we award a $1,000 college scholarship to one U.S. undergraduate in business, business management, advertising, sales, marketing, or related fields. Will you be our next award recipient?

Eligibility

  • Full-time, U.S. undergraduate seeking a degree in marketing, business management, sales or related field.
  • Must have a minimum 3.5 cumulative GPA and provide a copy of their school transcript.
  • Submit an original 900 – 1,600 word essay entitled “Paramount Builders, Inc. Scholarship.”
    • Now more than ever, consumers are concerned about the environment and how it impacts our weather, and specifically our future. With that said, the essay must answer the following three (3) questions:
      1. In what ways do you believe replacing a home’s roof and/or windows preserves energy?
      2. Do you think these products pay for themselves, and if so, how? Feel free to include ways that may not be as obvious as others.
      3. How do you think these products might conserve even more energy in the future of technology advances?

Deadline October 1

For more information on how to apply, please visit their site paramount builders.com

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/

Due to The Higgins Firm’s passion for public service and desire to encourage those considering entering this arena with the inspiration of Judge Bill Higgins behind them, they are honored to present the Judge Bill Higgins Public Service Scholarship. The scholarship will award $500 to the student that best expresses their thoughts on the importance of public servants with insight and creativity.

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 an interest in public service, as demonstrated by past and present volunteer, professional, and educational experiences.
  • All eligible candidates must be in good academic standing, with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above

 

Deadline July 21

For more information on how to apply, please visit their site https://www.thehigginsfirm.com/judge-bill-higgins-public-service-scholarship.html