August Scholarships

Avomeen’s Science Student Award
The Avomeen scholarship program is part of Avomeen’s effort to help those who demonstrate high academic achievement, exceptional leadership qualities and involvement with community service defray the costs of obtaining their science education. 
Deadline: August 1, 2016

DevelopIntelligence Scholarship For Promising Programmers
DevelopIntelligence aims to support college students who are using programming to better themselves and the world.  Those in Computer Science majors will be considered but it is not a requirement. 
Deadline: August 1, Each Year

Race Entry Student Scholarship
Race Entry supports students of all disciplines who pursue self-improvement and enhanced health through race preparation and participation. Beginning in 2014, Race Entry is offering a $500 scholarship to the winner of our annual “Race to Inspire” essay contest. Many people have different reasons for running in a race. We want to hear & share your inspiring story.
Deadline: Between January 1st and August 15th

Guiding Light Scholarship
We’ve all had a time in our lives when we’ve needed a little guidance. We want to know who has helped you see or has led you down the right path. Whether it’s a teacher, family member, or friend. We want to hear about it and shine some light on the person who has been influential to you. We will choose a winner to receive a $500 tuition scholarship once a year.
Deadline: August 1, 2016

Design a Graphic for Emergency Stain Removal Graphic Scholarship
This graphic design-centric scholarship asks you to create a graphic that explains your genius way to remove 1-3 kinds of stains from carpet, upholstery, or other surfaces. You might focus on the kinds of stain removal that are useful to students: how to get coffee out of carpet, how to get beer out of upholstery, etc.  It’s perfectly okay to feature only one kind of stain removal; you may feature up to three, but more is not necessarily better.  We will give extra attention to submissions with unusual stain removal tactics. The most important criterion, though, is fantastic graphic design.
Deadline: August 1, 2016

Auto Accident Law Firm Survivor Scholarship
Be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident, have sustained injuries from a car accident, truck accident, or been affected by someone else’s accident, be enrolled in an accredited college or university within the United States. Graduate and Law School students are encouraged to apply, and have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher.
Deadline: August 1, 2016

The 2016 Punchkick Interactive Scholarship 
Punchkick Interactive is proud to announce our Programming as a Second Language Scholarship, where we ask students to examine the benefits of having children learn to code from a young age. Students from all different disciplines and majors are invited to state their opinion on why programming should be a part of a child’s curriculum, as much as history and math, in the form of a persuasive essay or piece of media.
Deadline: August 1, 2016

Reston Limousine Scholarship
If you are currently enrolled in college or headed there in 2016 and want to win a $1000 scholarship to help cover expenses, consider entering the Reston Limousine College Scholarship Contest. Reston Limousine will award a $1000 scholarship to a highly motivated student who can thoughtfully share a photo or video clip of themselves “in motion” on social media.
Deadline: August 2, 2016

Job-Applications Working Parent Scholarship Award is proud to announce our new initiative, a college scholarship awarded twice a year designed to help working parents currently enrolled in higher education. We’re here to assist you get the education you need to get the job you’ve always wanted.
Deadline: August 13, 2016

The Zeiger Firm $1,000 Bi-Annual College Scholarship Essay Contest
The rising cost of obtaining a college education has made it increasingly difficult for many students and families to realize their dreams of earning a college degree. As an attorney, Brian Zeiger understands the value of education as well as the financial strain that being a student can often entail. In an effort to help students meet their financial needs, his firm is pleased to offer a $1,000 scholarship to each winner of the biannual Brian Zeiger college scholarship essay contest.
Deadline: August 15, 2016

My Injury Attorney Scholarship – $500
A brief introduction of yourself (no longer than one paragraph). Your full name, age, address, current field of study, degree you are pursuing, current GPA. A 500 or less word essay on an interesting law related topic.
Deadline: August 15, 2016

The Law Offices of Joel J. Kofsky Scholarship 2016
We believe that a good education is a valuable investment for the future and that financial limitations should not be a barrier to achieving that goal. To that end, we are pleased to provide financial assistance for students who are currently attending or are planning to attend college or graduate school. We will be offering a $1500 scholarship, beginning in the year 2016, which we will award to a student to aid with their college or graduate school costs.
Deadline: August 16, 2016

The Hackard Law 2016 Academic Scholarship
Promoting education on elder issues goes hand-in-hand with renewed respect for our elders. With that goal in mind, Hackard Law is honored to provide a one-time, non-renewable scholarship of $2,500 to one college student who wins the Hackard Law 2016 Scholarship Essay Contest.
Deadline: August 16, 2016

The Hackard Law 2016 Academic Scholarship
Trust & estate litigation attorney Michael Hackard of Hackard Law, a Northern California law firm, is devoted to protecting the interests of the elderly and their families in estate, trust and probate law. Promoting education on elder issues goes hand-in-hand with renewed respect for our elders. With that goal in mind, Hackard Law is honored to provide a one-time, non-renewable scholarship of $2,500 to one college student who wins the Hackard Law 2016 Scholarship Essay Contest.
Deadline: August 16, 2016

Albertson & Davidson, LLP Offering $2,500 College Scholarship
The Albertson & Davidson, LLP College Scholarship is open to individuals who are currently attending or are planning on attending an accredited United States college or university during the fall 2016 semester.
Deadline: August 24, 2016

Albertson & Davidson, LLP Offering $2,500 College Scholarship
Through these experiences, we have come to understand the often significant financial burdens associated with obtaining an education beyond high school, which is why we are pleased to announce that we will be awarding $2,500 college scholarship to the winner of our newly created essay contest.
Deadline: August 24, 2016

EverSpark Autism Awareness Scholarship
We know firsthand the difficulties autism can be. Two of our staff members, including our CEO, have experienced the devastating effects autism can have on a person and their family. We aim to encourage students to pursue their secondary education. In addition, we hope to make it easier on families who want to send their autistic student to college. We also want to raise awareness for autism by encouraging students to study related fields in college.
Deadline: August 30, 2016

The Clubs of America Scholarship Award for Career Success
This $1000 annual scholarship will help students consider their aspirations as well as ease the burden of the costs of higher education. Clubs of America proudly invites all eligible students to apply by writing an essay about how their current courses will help them achieve success in their careers.
Deadline: August 31, of each year.

#BrokeScholar Scholarship Oppertunity
Our mission here at BrokeScholar is quite simple; to save college students as much money as possible along their journey for higher education. Simply tweet or post a picture on Instagram of your idea with the hashtag #BrokeScholar.  Next submit your application below with a link to your tweet or Instagram picture along with a short 300-600 word essay explaining your money making idea.
Deadline: August 31, 2016

Car Accident Scholarship
We are offering a $1000 undergraduate scholarship for students based on need and a commitment to helping others.
Deadline: August 31, 2016

RentHop Apartment Scholarship
The RentHop Apartment Scholarship awards $3000 a year to eligible undergraduate students in bachelors and associate degree programs in the US who demonstrate the ambition, diligence, leadership, and entrepreneurial spirit that is central to our company culture.
Deadline: August 31, 2016

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