December Scholarships

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.

The Tuition Won't Stop Me Scholarship
It's no secret that students are frustrated with the rising costs of getting an education. wants to help by offering you the chance to win up to $5000 to help manage your college costs with our new Tuition Won't Stop Me Scholarship. Find out how!

Student Saver Scholarship
Being a smart Student Saver is more valuable than ever! 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.

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 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.

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!

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 September 15, 2014– January 15, 2015 will eligible to receive the scholarship for Spring 2015 semester.

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. $1,000 in 1 Minute Scholarship
Create your video and email us your contact information so we can enter you into the scholarship competition before Friday, December 12, 2014 midnight EST. Search #pmscholarship on Instagram to see how you’re doing. The top 10 videos with the most likes on December 15, 2015 at 5PM EST will be entered to win the $1,000 scholarship through a random drawing.The winner will be contacted via email on December 16, 2014 and will receive the $1,000 scholarship when it is awarded on January 15, 2015.

Giva Semi-Annual Student Scholarship
This scholarship grant is aimed at assisting students further their education as well as expand their social responsibility and community service footprint in the world.
There is no specific course of study or major required. Giva will award $1000 scholarships to students who write thoughtful essays in answering the following questions:  How will you use your talents and education to make the world a better place for future generations? What are your career and personal goals and why?
The essay needs to be between 600-1000 words, and must be submitted no later than Deadline:  December 1st, 2015.

L P Guerra has launched a national scholarship in conjunction with the American Women's Business Association (ABWA) to help women grow, prosper and become leaders in business. This is a national essay contest and we want to know “What life experiences have shaped who you are today and what challenges have you overcome in achieving your education (i.e. financial, personal, medical, etc.)? ” The scholarship will award the winner of the essay contest two thousand dollars for the 2015 Fall semester.

Put your mind to the test to win $500 for college expenses. The PensXpress Progressive Promotion Scholarship is offered to full and part-time college students.  Entrants into the contest will create a short video demonstrating the use of promotional pens in creative/guerilla marketing.  The videos should not exceed 2 minutes in length. Submission must be in by December 1, 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: December 1, 2014

Look Twice, Save A Life Scholarship
The Look Twice, Save A Life Scholarship of $1,000 is awarded to any student who is currently attending or planning to attend college or some form of higher education.  For a chance to win this scholarship students are asked to create a form of social awareness that inspires other students to focus on Looking Twice for Motorcycle Safety. This can be a video, artwork, essay or anything that would engage other students to focus on safe driving.  The deadline to apply is December, 1st.

Express Medical Supply Scholarship Program
If you could make one book required reading for everyone in the world, which book would you choose and why?
How creative can you be? Answer the question above in 108 characters or less, then tweet your answer for your chance to get a $500 scholarship. Being constrained by the number of characters will spark your creative juices and force you to focus on word choice, sentence structure, and even punctuation. Yes, spaces count too! Check out some examples our team came up with, submit your answer for a chance to win a $500 Scholarship from Express Medical Supply!
This scholarship will be available to any Armed Forces Veterans who will be enrolling in college courses in their next semester. This is open to all majors of study; however, you must be a U.S citizen to apply. Please see “Other Rules and Regulations” for other information. Deadline December 1, 2014

Design a T-Shirt & Win a $500 Scholarship from Print Detective
Love Facebook and graphic design? Do you have an eye for design? Wear your creativity on your sleeve with the Print Detective Design a Shirt $500 Scholarship Contest! All you have to do is design an original T-shirt!  More details are available on scholarship page.  All scholarship submissions must be submitted by December 1, 2014.

The Kiddie Collection scholarship
Here at Kiddie Collection, we celebrate the movers, the shakers, the doers, the makers-the dreamers who still believe that dreams come true. Whether you are a current college student giving your dreams your best shot, or just a kid looking bright eyed toward the future, we tip our hats and congratulate you, and want to help you out.  Kiddie Collection will be doling out up to $3,500.00 in scholarships to one lucky winner to be used at any qualifying post-secondary institution.  Deadline: December 5th 2014.

The Mhelpdesk Video Scholarship
Create a 60-second video commercial for Mhelpdesk. Your commercial should be directed at businesses that could use our software, and should be entertaining, funny or otherwise interesting. Video Length: 60 Seconds Maximum Format: .mpeg or Medium of transmission: upload to designated sitesContent: all original, no third party.  Scholarship award $1,500 Deadline:  December 15, 2014

AT&T Internet and Education Scholarship
Award amount $1000. Create an infographic showing how students utilized
social media in and out of the classroom. Create an eye-catching, one of a kind infographic that will stand out from the crowd.  Submit your infographic before the deadline of December 15th, 2014.

In-Home Care Innovation Scholarship
“Home Health Care for Seniors” Three $1,500 scholarships available
to students enrolled in an associate's degree, bachelor's degree or
graduate level program at an accredited 2-year college or 4-year university.
Each eligible student will submit a 500-750 word essay on one of our
three essay topics. Deadline is December 31, 2014 Scholarship
Hey students! Looking for a chance to prove your talents and earn some cash for school? Look no further. For the first time this year, will be offering a writing scholarship.You’re probably used to writing scholarships where you’ll be expected to turn out a thick, professionally-formatted stack of papers stuffed with sources and analysis, but that’s not what we’re about here. We like to keep things simple and functional. All we need from you is a blog. That’s right. We’re looking for some great new ideas for our blog, and we’ve decided to turn to the nation’s future for inspiration. We want you to put the spotlight on interesting people and things, and then get people interested in it. You may just be a few hundred words away from an awesome $1,000.00 scholarship. Find out how to get started. Scholarship Program is breaking new ground by offering a scholarship program. Currently enrolled college students (graduate students, law students and/or high school seniors are NOT eligible) are invited to apply by submitting an essay. Freshman entering Fall 2014 are eligible once they have received a student ID number. Deadline: Dec. 15, 2014

2014 Savvy Saver Scholarship knows how important it is for college students to keep a close eye on their spending. It's tough to eat Ramen all week so you have enough money to pay your bills and still go out on Saturday night. We want to know how students learned to be smart with their money. The student with the best essay on the topic will receive a $2,500 scholarship.  Deadline: December 15, 2014 (11:59 p.m. CST)

Mhelpdesk Scholarship
This year, for the first time ever, Mhelpdesk will be offering a $1500.00 scholarship. Create a 60-second video commercial for Mhelpdesk. Your commercial should be directed at businesses who could use our software, and should be entertaining, funny or otherwise interesting. Deadline for submissions: December 15, 2014.

Hidden Triforce of Wisdom Scholarship
The Hidden Triforce is offering an essay contest.  Student must submit a written essay describe a time when they have displayed an exceptional amount of courage or wisdom to accomplish a goal in life. The essay should be 500-2000 words.  Application Deadline: December 15, 2014 Google Fiber Scholarship
Google has started rolling out Fiber Internet service in cities like Austin, Provo and Kansas City with plans to keep expanding across the country. At 1000 Mbps, fiber is up to 100 times faster than average broadband service. Question: Do we need gigabit internet speed? In less than 400 words tell us whether or not you think we need access to gigabit internet and why it's important?  Deadline: December 15th, 2014 The Future of Google
 Google is the preferred search engine for most americans. They get over 3 billion searches per day and own 68 percent of the search engine market share. Question: What will Google look like in 10 years? In less than 400 words describe what you think the future of internet search is and how we might interact with sites like in the future. Submit your entry before December 15, 2014.

SOCCERLOCO National Scholarship
American Business Women’s Association to launch a national scholarship fund and is holding an essay contest to determine the most qualified candidate.  The winner of the contest will be awarded a $2,000 scholarship through the ABWA Scholarship Fund. The essay and accompanying information must be submitted to Deadline December 19, 2014 by 12:00 midnight Pacific Standard Time (PST).

Minerva Associates / ABWA National Scholarship
Minerva is encouraging aspiring business women from all areas of study to participate in this scholarship contest. To enter, applicants must submit a 500-700 word essay on the most creative way you have overcome prejudice in a school, social, work or professional setting. Deadline is midnight December 19, 2014 Pacific Standard Time (PST).

Annual College Student of America Scholarship is an authority resource for job applications and career information for top companies in the United States.  We realize that the majority of college graduates come out of school in debt due to college loans.  Our primary goal is to offer this Scholarship to one lucky college student from any United States College/University to win $1,000 to help pay towards their loans.  Please submit your entry before December 20, 2014 to be enrolled into the scholarship contest.

The Excel Builders Scholarship
We at Excel Builders are proud to announce our first-ever college scholarship for the 2015 school year. It is our hope that this $1,000.00 scholarship will make a big difference towards helping one student achieve his or her dreams. The scholarship is available to college students and high school students entering college. Entry close date is December 30th, 2014. Winner will be chosen January 15, 2015.

2015 Special Delivery Scholarship
To apply for the - Special Delivery Scholarship,Award of $1000.
Write an interesting and original essay on the following topic:
Recount a time when you received a piece of mail that changed your life,
and outline how it affected your future. The essay should be no less
than 500 words but not more than 1,000 words in length.
Deadline date of December 31th, 2014 at 9:00PM (EST).

Michigan Auto Law Car Accident Injury Survivor Scholarship
Our Michigan auto accident law firm is offering an annual scholarship for college students who were victims of car accidents earlier in their lives and who have overcome their injuries.  Our annual scholarship of $500 will be awarded to two applicants. Application deadline: December 31, 2014

ADT Protect Your Home Scholarship
ADT has developed extensive mobile technology to benefit the home security and automation industry so consumers can lead improved lives in the future.  How have you seen mobile technology used in education and how would you use it specifically to improve education and classes for future students?  Write your response in a 400-600 word essay for a chance to win $500.  Deadline: December 31, 2014.

ACLS Medical Training Scholarship Program
You are already dedicating your life to helping those in need. Why not do something to help yourself? We invite you to enter the ACLS Medical Training Scholarship Program.  Write an essay, between 500 and 1000 words for your chance to win a $2,000.  Topics are posted online.  Submission deadline is 11:59 pm EST on December 31st, 2014.

ACLS Recertification Healthcare Training Scholarship Plan
In recognition of your selflessness, ACLS Recertification invites you to join ACLS Healthcare Training Scholarship Plan.  There will be a $2,000 scholarship to the author of the winning essay and one (1) complimentary pass to the ACLS Recertification program of their choice (ACLS, BLS, or PALS) valued at $275 to the each second and third placers. Deadline of submission is on or before 11:59 of December 31, 2014 EST

Just Nebulizers Respiratory Care Scholarship will be awarding a $1,000 scholarship to a college student with a chronic respiratory condition. To apply, send us a creative video under three minutes long answering the questions: How has living with a respiratory condition molded who you are? And, what advice would you give to others in your shoes? Deadline: December 31, 2014.

Bridgat Undergraduate Scholarship 2014
This scholarship is for undergraduate students who are now studying in the U.S., regardless of nationality. Three individuals will be designated each year and awarded a one-time scholarship of $4,500.  The three individuals will be selected based on academic performance, demonstrated leadership and participation in cross cultural activities, a personal statement, and a letter of reference completed by a professor or supervisor. Deadline: December 31, 2014.

Bridgat Graduate Scholarship
Scholarship is open to graduate students who are pursuing an advanced degree (either Masters or Doctoral) in any subject at an accredited institution in the United States. One individual will be designated each year and awarded a one-time scholarship of $6,500 to support his or her full-time graduate study.  The individual will be selected based on academic performance, demonstrated leadership and participation in cross cultural activities, a personal statement, and a letter of reference completed by a professor or supervisor. Deadline: December 31, 2014. Scholarship Program
For 2014, we are offering an essay contest where students can share their ideas on the relationship between body weight and self-esteem.The Application Deadline is December 31, 2014 and we will be giving away four awards – one for $3000 and three for $1000.

Home Alarms Educational Scholarship
Apex Direct- ADT Home Security is hosting a new scholarship for $500. Interested students should write a 500-700 word essay, on the future of home security technology; how it will change over the next 10 years and how it'll better society as a whole.  Students must submit their name, email and essay by December 31, 2014 to

The ACHIEVE Today Scholarship fund
The ACHIEVE Today Scholarship fund will award gifts totaling $10,000.00 this year, progressing our mission to help students of all ages Awaken Their Greatness.Eligible students need to write an essay of no fewer than 800 words OR submit a video of no fewer than 2 minutes about how they are living the law of attraction and manifesting the law in their lives. Entries must be submitted by December 31

Fly High Scholarship
Students must submit a 500-1000 word essay about a travel related experience or topic. The winning essay will be featured on the FlightNetwork blog and will also secure the winner a one time scholarship of $1000. The Deadline for Submissions is December 31, 2014

How do you intend to change America after finishing your degree? Answer this question in 200 words or less and possibly win a $1500scholarship!  As an editing and proofreading company, we value high quality writing, and therefore we will look kindly upon well written entries.  Deadline is December 31st, 2014.

Student Debt Relief Scholarship
Student Debt Relief will offer a scholarship of $2,000 dollars to be paid to any college or university towards the cost of tuition.  Write an article up to 1,500 words
on what you will do or have done before, during, and after college to keep your student loan debt to a minimum. Deadline submissions between December 1st and December 31st , 2014.