April

April Scholarships

CollegeMapper
Every month, CollegeMapper offers high school students a chance to apply for a $500 scholarship to their intended school of study.  To be eligible for this contest you must be currently enrolled at a high school in the United States and plan to attend a college or university in the United States. Please click on the link for more details.

Graduate Programs Scholarship
Graduate Programs will award $1,000 scholarships to current graduate students and $1,000 toward student loan payments for recent grads within the last five years. To apply, Rate and Review your graduate school program on our website and enter our quarterly scholarship drawing.

Student Saver Scholarship
Being a smart Student Saver is more valuable than ever! DegreeDirectory.org wants to help our readers manage college costs by offering the Student Saver Scholarship. Find out how to enter and win!

Varsity Tutors
$1,000 Monthly College Scholarship Contest. Write an essay in 250 words or more on the given subject. Monthly deadlines.

Student Design Competitions
Autodesk proudly sponsors competitions around the world. Our goal is to help advance student's knowledge and skills through challenges that inspire and prepare them for promising careers in architecture, engineering, and the digital arts.  Check out the design competitions on-line and see how you can get involved!

ScholarshipPoints
The ScholarshipPoints membership program is free to join, fun to participate in, and provides you with the opportunity to win thousands of dollars in scholarships each month. Members earn points for doing what they already do online: shopping, reading blogs, playing games, searching the web, taking surveys, and more! The more you do–the more points you earn–the more chances you have at winning a scholarship. Register and you could be our next BIG scholarship winner!  Deadlines are monthly.

Scholarships for Minority Students
Minority students may have unexpected barriers to cross when looking for scholarships. Here under number 7 is compiled list of 100 minority scholarships, which are sortable by subject area and award amount.  Short details are offered about each scholarship, but by clicking on the associated URL, you will discover more guidelines specified for application. Deadline varies.

Courage To Grow Scholarship
You must be a high school senior or a college student with a minimum GPA of 2.5 or better. U.S. citizens only please.

Innovation in Education Scholarship
We at LA Tutors are passionate about sparking the creative genius in students and would love to commend those outstanding students who have a made a difference in the lives of others in some innovative or technological fashion.  In order to achieve this, we have established a scholarship for students who meet certain criteria that are listed on our web page.  All submissions must be uploaded no later than 11:59 pm PST on the 20th of each month. The submission window closes starting the 21st and will reopen on the 1st at 8:00 a.m.

The Tuition Won't Stop Me Scholarship
It's no secret that students are frustrated with the rising costs of getting an education. Education-Portal.com wants to help by offering you the chance to win up to $1000 to help manage your college costs with our new Tuition Won't Stop Me Scholarship. Find out how!

12Keys Rehab
Scholarship award $500 offered every year –Fall/Spring. Anyone who is enrolled in secondary education. Write an essay with 500 words or less on one of the following subjects: How staying away from alcohol and drugs has had a positive effect on your life.  How to avoid peer pressure to drink/use drugs.  Your personal story of
resilience and recovery from a drug or alcohol problem. Why living a sober life is important to you.  Creative alternatives to having alcohol/drugs at parties.  How abstaining from alcohol/drugs relates to your field of study. This scholarship will be available to any U.S. resident who will be enrolling in college courses. This is open to all majors of study.  Deadline April 1.

10,000 College Scholarship
As a way of giving back, even though it only scratches the surface, we are offering a $10,000 scholarship to current or former uniformed law enforcement officer in the United States who was wounded in the line of duty.  These funds are to be dispersed among up to three qualified applicants. The funds granted can be used for your child's education, your education, or your spouse's college education. Applications will be accepted through April 1st, 2014.

Q Link Wireless Scholarship Program
Q Link Wireless a leading provider of the Federal Lifeline Program, is proud to announce our first $1,000 scholarship available to current college students and graduating high school students. This scholarship is for the 2014 academic year and can be applied to tuition, books and other education related costs. The deadline to apply for this scholarship is April 1st, 2014.

Internet Security Scholarship
Most of today’s websites are secured with SSL Certificates, but even in the past few years Internet security has changed immensely. We want you to think about how fast the Internet security landscape is changing and explain how you see it evolving and improving in the future for both personal and business purposes. Be creative and think outside the box. Submit by April 1, 2014

CollegeClasses.com 2014 Scholarship Award Program
CollegeClasses.com is pleased to announce our yearly scholarship award program for 2014. Students who are currently enrolled or applying for enrollment in a degree program at an accredited college or university may apply. Please find the scholarship award that best fits you. Applications may be submitted between January 15, 2014 and May 1, 2014.

The Movers Corp University Scholarship Program
Our scholarship program is intended to help students think about online marketing at an early stage. A scholarship of $1000 will be provided each semester to a student who provides 500-1000 word synopsis of online marketing ideas intended at increasing the awareness of the MoversCorp brand. Applications received from February 15, 2014– July 15, 2014 will eligible to receive the scholarship for Fall 2014 semester. Applications received from September 15, 2014– January 15, 2015 will eligible to receive the scholarship for Spring 2015 semester.

$1,000 Scholarship Giveaway
Resume Genius is a US based industry leader in resume services, having been in operation since 2008. Our scholarship program is designed to get the student population of the US thinking about resumes at an early stage, ensuring they have practice in this essential area of career progression, before they head into the vocational world. Every December, we are offering a $1,000 scholarship to the student who can create the best resume, based on the life of any fictional or non-fictional character, from TV, history, literature or myth.  Applications received from January 1, 2014– July 15, 2014 will eligible to receive scholarship funds for Fall 2014 semester. Applications received from January 1, 2015 – December 15, 2015 will eligible to receive scholarship funds for Spring 2016 semester.

Study Habits Scholarship
The Peter Pasula Mortgage Solutions offer one $500 scholarship to a student who best answers the following essay question. "If you were asked to help an incoming freshman ( grade 9) with his/her study habits, what are the 10 best study habit tips you would provide them?  And why do you believe each is important?" Deadline April 1, 2014

Media & Technology Blogging Scholarship
What draws you to various types of technology? What do you take away from them? Are you driven by social, academic, technological or other interests? Write an English-language blog entry of 300 to 1,000 words discussing your interaction with technology and how it functions as part of your interaction with society.  All submissions are due by 5 p.m. EST April 1, 2014.

Peter Pasula Study Habits Scholarship
The Peter Pasula Mortgage Solutions "Study Habits" scholarhsip provides one $500 scholarship to a student who best answeres the essay question.  Please ensure you submit your application prior to the deadline (April 1, 2014)

Rigid Lifelines Fall Protection Scholarship
This contest was created exclusively for United States high school seniors who have been accepted to an accredited college or university and have an interest in workplace safety. Students from across the country are encouraged to participate by submitting an essay answering one of the posted questions. The deadline for receipt of essays is April 1, 2014.

DegreeDirectory.org Social Sciences Bachelor’s Degree Scholarship
To provide financial assistance to students who are interested in pursuing bachelor level degrees related to Political Science, Anthropology, Sociology, Psychology, Economics and History.  Deadline: April 1st, 2015

Education-Portal.com  
Various program of study and scholarship ammounts.  Scholarship Deadline: April 1st, 2014

DegreeDirectory.org Academic Business Scholarship 
To provide financial assistance to undergraduate students who are interested in pursuing bachelor level degrees related to business management, information systems management, marketing, finance, accounting, human resource management, and entrepreneurship.  Deadline: April 1st, 2014

Japanese American Citizens League Scholarship
Every applicant must be an active National JACL member. JACL Membership is open to everyone of any ethnic background. All who meet eligibility criteria are welcomed and encouraged to apply. Note: applicants need to hold an Individual or  Student/Youth Membership April 1, 2014

DegreeDirectory.org Commuication and Journalism
To provide financial assistance to students who are interested in pursuing bachelor level degrees related to Communications, Journalism, Public Relations, Business Communications, Advertising, and Broadcasting.  Deadline: April 1st, 2014

Disney-Student Veterans of America Scholarship

The Disney-SVA Scholarship will award three (3) scholarships at $10,000 each to student veterans pursuing a degree in science, technology, engineering or mathematics (STEM).  Deadline is April 01, 2014.

Broadcasting Your Aspirations Scholarship
Write a 500-1000 word blog post about some way television has influenced your post-graduate career aspirations. It can be about a show, a character, a news anchor, technology—anything!  Once you've written your post and it's up on your blog, come to the web page and fill out the form. Share your blog with others and GetDirectTV will share the winners on getdirecttv.org too!  All submissions are due by 5 p.m. EST April 1, 2014.

Oz Moving & Storage Scholarship 2014
Oz Moving & Storage $1,000 Essay Scholarship will be awarded to one qualifying graduating high school student or undergraduate college student with the most provocative and well-written essay.  For topic and details please visit the cite directly.  Deadline: Friday, April 4th, 2014, before 5:00PM EST.

Woodinville Garden Club Scholarship
The Woodinville Garden Club is funding two $2000 scholarships, The Founder's Scholarship and the The Memorial Scholarship. The application guidelines are to be followed exactly.  Applications not conforming to the specifications outlined below will be disqualified. Application deadline is April 5, 2014.

WOODINVILLE GARDEN CLUB SCHOLARSHIP
In 2014, the Woodinville Garden Club is funding three $2000 scholarships, The Founder's Scholarship, a Judie Philips' Rosarian Memorial Scholarship and the Memorial Scholarship. Applicants must be pursuing further education in horticulture, botany, landscape design, floral design, or environment studies. Application deadline is April 11, 2014

Boomtown Internet Group Scholarship Opportunity
We are excited to announce that Boomtown Internet Group will award one college student with a $500 scholarship. The scholarship will go to the winner of the best essay written about one of the topics listed online.   The deadline for submissions is Monday, April 14, 2014.

Edward E. Carlson Student Leadership Award
Named for one of Seattle's foremost civic leaders, the Edward E. Carlson Student Leadership Award recognizes individual students who have demonstrated a strong commitment to public service, provided outstanding leadership in the community, and who are committed to continued creative civic participation. To be eligible for the Edward E. Carlson Student Leadership Award, candidates must be enrolled as a junior or senior at the University of Washington during the current academic year and working toward their first baccalaureate degree. The application deadline is Tuesday, April 15, 2014. 

Buses for Sale $1,000 Scholarship
Awarded to the best 1,000-1,500 word essay on transportation issues in rural U.S. areas. The deadline for submissions is April 15, 2014.

Army Nurse Corps Association
Nursing or anesthesia students who plan to enter a component of the US Army and are enrolled in a program not funded by any component of the US Army or Nursing or anesthesia students who have previously served in a component of the US Army.  All applications must be submitted by  April 15 2014.

General Scholarship for Higher Learning
HotelsCheap.org is awarding a need-based scholarship of $2,500 to college students. We at Hotelscheap understand that financing your education can be difficult; as a result we would like to lend a hand. Submission Deadline: April 15, 2014.

Zonta Women in Business scholarship
Women pursuing a business or business-related degree who demonstrate outstanding potential in the field are eligible.  Online students are also eligible.  Members and employees of Zonta International or the Zonta International Foundation are not eligible to apply for the Scholarships.  The application period begins in January with full applications due to the local club.  Send applications, along with all required support documentation, to: Zonta of East King County (ZEKC), 8512 – 122nd Ave NE, Ste. 1 – Kirkland, WA 98033. Phone: 425-533-5407; email: info@zontaekc.org

The HotelsCheap Scholarship Program
HotelsCheap.org is awarding a need-based scholarship of $1,500 to college students. To apply for the scholarship, student must answer four personal, open-ended, and thought-provoking questions.  Submission Deadline: April 15, 2014

Buses for Sale Scholarship Opportunity
Buses for Sale is awarding one college student with a $1,000 scholarship to a school of his or her choice.  The scholarship will go to the winner of the best essay written about one of the topics listed on the web.The deadline for submissions is Tuesday, April 15, 2014.

Youth Volunteer Scholarship Award
BBG provides the Youth Volunteer Scholarship Award to recognize and reward a student who demonstrates a passion for volunteering, while maintaining a high level of academic achievement. For a chance to win this scholarship you need to explain in less than 1000 words why you have chosen to volunteer your time with the organization(s) that you have and how your experience has changed your file. The deadline to apply is April 15, 2014.   

RevZilla Scholarship 2014
Headed to college in 2014 and want to win $1000 bucks to buy books, food or other "stuff"? Enter the RevZilla.com College Scholarship Contest and win $1000 bucks. Its simple, write an answer in 500-1000 words to posted questions.  Submit it by April 20th 2014.

Sports Unlimited 2014 Scholarship
Higher Education is very important to Sports Unlimited.  So here is $1,000  to the athlete who can best describe a coach or mentor they looked up to in their sporting career. Submit by April 20th, 2014

The $1,000 Active Data Scholarship
We are big believers in higher education, but we know it’s really expensive. If you are a college student or are soon to become one, entering is easy.  Just write an essay between 500-1,000 words telling us why knowing what’s happening on campus is vital to your success as a student.  We will pick our favorite to award the $1,000 prize.  Submission deadline is Wednesday, April 23rd, 2014.

The GO!
Scholarship is funded by the Washington State Legislature. This competitive scholarship helps academically promising undergraduate students with significant financial need access international learning opportunities.  Application requires two essays, one with a response limited to 800 words, and a second optional response of no more than 300 words.  Deadline is April 24 2014 at 5 pm.

Paymaster.co College Networking Scholarship
Are you attending a two year college in the United States and looking for a scholarship? We're providing a $500 scholarship for the 2015-2016 school year. Write 450-700 words for the prompt, "How to Network While Maintaining a Challenging Course Load." The Application Deadline is April 25, 2015.

AfterCollege/AACN Scholarship
This scholarship program supports students who are seeking a baccalaureate, master’s or doctoral degree in nursing with a GPA of 3.25 or higher.The deadlines are  April 30, July 31 and October 31. 

Veterans United Foundation Scholarship
The program's primary goal is to assist military service members and their families by awarding up to twenty $2,000 scholarships to help pay for tuition and books each semester. To be considered, the scholarship applicant must have a connection to the United States Military through falling into at least one of the five listed on the web categories and complete 2 other required elements.  Deadline: April 30

 $1,000 NursesLink.org Nursing Program Scholarship
NursesLink.org is offering a $1,000 Nursing Program Scholarship available to any student participating in a qualified undergraduate or certificate level nursing program. This award is given out twice every year. Refer to official rules and regulations online. Scholarship Deadlines: April 30th, Oct 31st (Every Year)

CNA Training Scholarship
NursesLink.org is offering a $500 CNA Training Scholarship available to any student interested in becoming a certified nursing assistant. This award is given out twice every year.  The official rules and regulations are listed online. Scholarship Deadlines: April 30th, Oct 31st (Every Year)

College Student Scholarship
NursesLink.org is offering a $500 College Student Scholarship available to any student enrolled in a NON-nursing college degree program, certificate course or graduate program. This award is given out twice every year. The official rules and regulations are listed online. Scholarship Deadlines: April 30th, Oct 31st (Every Year)

I Heart My Hometown Scholarship Award
RE/MAX of New Jersey is excited to launch a new scholarship opportunity for high school and university students who are in pursuit of a college degree.  To be considered for this $1,000 scholarship you need to write several short responses to questions posted. Deadline: Wednesday April 30th, 2014.

Emergency University Spring 2014 Scholarship
To be considered you need to create a medical emergency response plan regarding one of the scenatios provided.  Highlight how you would communicate the Emergency Response Plan to those that would be involved.  Entry Deadline: Wednesday April 30th, 2014.

MercurySat Digital Dreamer Scholarship
If you are inspired by digital media then this is your opportunity to receive a $500 dollars with MercurySat's Digital Dreamer Scholarship.  To apply write a creative, original essay of no fewer then 500 but no more then 1,000 words in length by the deadline date (April 30, 2014).

The Illuminating Ideas Scholarship
Westway Electric Supply is excited to launch a new scholarship opportunity.  Instead of writing another essay explaining why you deserve this scholarship, we want to get your creative juices flowing. Write a hypothetical letter to your school administrators persuading them to install energy efficient lighting in your school’s stadium, arena, or basketball court. Deadline: Wednesday April 30th, 2014.

PeopleSmart Scholarship
Peoplesmart is running an essay contest on the subject of privacy in the 21st century and what it means to the current generation of high school seniors. The contest winner will receive $2,500 and his or her essay will be published on the PeopleSmart website and blog. Submissions are being accepted until April 30th, 2014.

Penny Stocks Lab Biannual Scholarship Contest
Penny Stocks Lab is proud to announce fall and spring scholarship essay contest.  We encourage any student with an interest in finance, penny stocks, investing, or trading to enter for a chance to support their education with our $1,000 scholarship.  End Date: April 30, 2014

Wholesale Halloween Costumes $500 Scholarship Award
Use your musical abilities to earn scholarship money. You could win $500 to put toward your college expenses. The winner of our WHC Jingle contest will have their jingle featured on our Facebook page and our blog. Use your imagination while following the rules outlined on the website and you could be the scholarship winner.  Submission must be in by April 30, 2014

My Favorite Car Scholarship
If you could choose any vehicle to own while going to college that is currently listed on New Car Sell Off, which vehicle would you choose and why.  Come up with at least 3 reasons on why you would choose the vehicle you have chosen.  The most convincing or most entertaining argument will be awarded the scholarship.  Deadline: April 30, 2014

BistroMD Diet Delivery Scholarship
In offering this scholarship, it is our goal to help provide access higher education to one student so that they may go on to become uniquely extraordinary members of their communities. To apply take the short survey on obesity-related issues and write a 500 word essay discussing topic posted.  Deadline: April 30, 2014.

Insureon's $2500 College Scholarship
Sometimes the smallest businesses make the biggest difference. If a small business has changed your life – whether your family runs one, you’ve worked for one, or you’ve launched your own – we want to hear about it. Tell us your small business story, and you could win a $2,500 scholarship!  Deadline April 30, 2014.

CARiD Scholarship Program
CARiD is giving away $1,000 to offset your educational expenses for college!  To apply create a photo inspired by any aspect of the automotive industry and email it to scholarship@CARiD.com. For rules and qualifications please visit scholarship page directly.  Deadline October 31

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