“How has your family contributed to who you are today? Tell us your unique story, starting with an introduction about who you are, your background and how your family has contributed to who you are as an individual.”

Eligibility:

  • A legal U.S. resident
  • A current undergraduate college student or a current high school student that will be enrolled in a college/university

Deadline: 6/15/17, 1/15/18

For more information on how to apply, please visit their site http://www.4feldco.com/scholarship/

There are not restrictions on the topic and genre of the essay, but the essay must show the entrant’s desire and ability to bring their vision to life through continuing education and community involvement. The essay must be the personal, individual work of the entrant.

Eligibility:

  • Be a full-time freshman, sophomore, junior, senior, or graduate student currently enrolled at an accredited university in the U.S. or its territories.
  • Have a minimum 2.5 GPA on a 4.0 scale.
  • Be a citizen or legal permanent resident of the United States or its territories, or otherwise have a student visa valid for the entire duration of the specific Essay Scholarship Contest entered.

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

 

“What makes a good community? OR How should we communicate within our communities?”

Eligibility:

  • Any current, full-time student of an accredited two-year or four-year American university or college is welcome to apply. Graduate programs are ok too. There is no age or specific major requirement

Deadline: November 30th

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

At Justice Solutions Group we deeply care about the well-being of families, communities, and the success of future generations.  Our company was founded and united under the mantle of mentorship through Big Brothers Big Sisters America. Since then both of us have sharpened one another and grown not only a business, but a family united in the common goal of strengthening the mentorship and entrepreneur community. We both understand the power of mentorship and know firsthand how influential building valuable relationships can be in promoting healthy individuals and thriving communities.

Essay on: “How you believe mentorship can benefit future generations.” If you have personal experience with mentorship, as a mentor or mentee, please explain how that has impacted and benefited you. Feel free to include Big Brother or Big Sister programs, influential teachers or role-models, and any other relationship that has enriched your life.

Eligibility:

  • All students who have received an acceptance letter from an accredited university, US College, or trade/vocational school as well as current undergraduate students

Deadline: September 1st

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

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. 

Eligibility:

  • 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 http://www.aldavlaw.com/scholarship/

A 750-word original essay that explains how the student intends to champion the cause of equal access to justice for all, with a specific focus on low-income and underrepresented individuals.

Eligibility:

  • Presently enrolled in a duly accredited junior college, community college, undergraduate or graduate institution located within the United States. Also, eligible for consideration are GED holders and high school graduates whose college-level studies are just about to begin.
  • Especially attractive candidates are those who have the ability to effectively and eloquently communicate their personal commitment to facilitating greater access to justice for low-income, minority or other under-served populations.
  • Provide evidence of good academic standing from their present institution, which for the purposes of this award, consists of a minimum cumulative GPA of no less than 3.0 on a 4.0 scale
  • Detailed cover sheet
  • An up-to-date resume, current contact information and a clear statement of present educational program level and student status
  • Latest academic transcript issued by the applicant’s present institution (unofficial versions will be accepted); freshman-level students may submit unofficial transcripts from their most recent institution together with any documentation available from their current school

    Deadline: January 31st

    For more information on how to apply, please visit their site  https://www.new-york-lawyers.org/crotty-saland-equal-access-to-justice-scholarship.html

     

     

     

Essay should address the following topics:

  • Explain how your interest in the field developed and describe your experiences in the field
  • Discuss a special attribute or accomplishment that sets you apart
  • Pick an experience from your own life and explain how it has influenced your development
  • From a financial standpoint, what impact would this scholarship have on your education

Eligibility:

Two letters of recommendation from two of the following choices:

  • A member of the faculty of your school or college
  • A professional member of the horticultural field
  • A community leader
  • An employer or supervisor

Applicants must be an incoming freshman, sophomore, junior or senior enrolled full or part time into a course of study at a community college or university leading to a career in the horticultural industry.

A 3.0 or above GPA is required

Deadline: January 15th

For more information, please visit their site https://myperfectplants.com/scholarship-application/

 

Why are you passionate about becoming a nurse? How you will use your nursing education to improve the healthcare of others?”

Eligibility:

  • Scholarship applicants must be currently enrolled in or admitted to a nursing degree program approved by a state board of nursing and accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing or the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education at a school eligible to participate in the Federal student financial assistance programs administered by the U.S. Department of Education under Title IV of the Higher Education Act of 1965 as amended.

Deadline: None

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

 

 Essays should be roughly 1,000 words in length and should answer ONE of the following questions:

  1. How has the Federal Reserve System helped or hurt the American economy?
  2. Most economists, even those who support private property and free markets, think that money (or monetary services, or money and banking, etc.) is a special good that must be produced and controlled by the government. Do you agree or disagree, and why?
  3. How do you think the free market would handle money, if there were no government intervention of any kind?
  4. How could America best return to a gold or bi-metallic standard?

Eligibility:

  • Provide proof of current attendance at a high school, college, or university (by submitting, for example, a transcript) and upload their current resume and their essay
  • Open to high school seniors, undergraduate students, and graduate students with an interest in economics, specifically the tradition of the Austrian school. You DO NOT have to be an economics major to be eligible to receive this scholarship.

Deadline: September 30th

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