March 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.

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

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!

$1,000 Scholarship Giveaway
Resume Companion 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. Each semester, 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, 2015– July 15, 2015 will eligible to receive scholarship funds for Fall 2015 semester.

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!

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.

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. College Writing Scholarships wants to support all students and help them reach their goals.
Awards:  1st place: $750 and 2nd place: $250.  The 2015 Writing Prompt: 
Do you believe that space exploration is the key to saving humanity? Convince us of your belief. Undergraduate or graduate student (any field of study) enrolled in a US university (you do not need to be an American citizen) All scholarship writing submissions must be received by noon (US Eastern time) on March 1, 2015

The Annual Steward J. Guss College Student Scholarship  Deadline March 1, 2015.
See website for details.

The application process requires applicants to write and submit an essay of approximately 1000 words on the following topic: What Law Would You Change and Why? - See more at:

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!

BrainTrack Computer Science Scholarship
The scholarship is open only to students with at least one semester of credits towards graduation with an appropriate degree in computer science.  Entry deadlines are November 1 and March 1.  

Digital Third Coast's Digital Marketing Scholarship
The selected winner will receive a one-time $500 dollar educational scholarship to be applied to qualified expenses, including undergraduate tuition, fees, books and on campus room and board for the 2014-2015 academic year. See website for details.

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 March 1, 2014

Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation
Children or grandchildren of Active and Retired Marines or Navy Corpsmen, Application deadline: March 1, 2014

A Nurse I Am Scholarship
To make the film "A Nurse I Am" especially rewarding, Cherokee Uniforms is offering up to 10 scholarships of $2,000 each for nursing students who complete an application, submit an essay on the required assignment, and are judged as winners.The completed application and essay must be postmarked by March 1, 2014.

National Italian American Foundation
Italian Heritage or Major in Italian Studies/Language, March 1, 2014 – Deadline for student application.

COMMERCIAL VIDEO SCHOLARSHIP will award at least one winner a year a $500 scholarship for their best rendition of a commercial promoting auto insurance and its value to high school and college students. Submission deadlines are October 1 and March 1 each year.

Next Big Science Thinker $5,000 scholarship program. 
If you are interested in studying laboratory science, biological science, or medicine we encourage you to submit your application and change the future.  Application and scholarship instructions online. The deadline for this scholarship is March 1, 2014.

Structured Settlement Career Planning Scholarship
Are you attending college in the United States and looking for a scholarship? We're providing a $1,000 scholarship for the 2015-2016 school year.  Write 650-900 words for the prompt, "What Can College Students Do to Improve Their Job Prospects?" The Application Deadline is March 1, 2015. 


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King County Nurses Association Scholarship
In 2014, KCNA will award twelve scholarships of $2,500 each for the 2014-15 school year.  Applicants must be accepted into or currently enrolled in a nursing program for the summer 2014 through spring 2015 school year. If you have applied but have not been accepted, you are ineligible and should wait until the following year to apply for the scholarship.  Application deadlne is March 2, 2015.

Sixt rent a car Scholarship
Sixt rent a car is offering five graduating high school seniors the opportunity to receive a $5,000 scholarship and the chance to become a Sixt Scholar.  Scholarship recipients are selected on the basis of academic record, demonstrated leadership and participation in school and community activities, honors, work experience, statement of goals and aspirations, unusual personal or family circumstances, and an outside appraisal.  Deadline: March 3, 2014 by 11:59 p.m.

Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship
The Gilman Scholarship Program is open to U.S. citizen undergraduate students who are planning to study and intern abroad. The program aims to diversify the kinds of students who study and intern abroad and the countries and regions where they go by supporting undergraduates who might otherwise not participate due to financial constraints. All online applications are due March 4, 2014 at 11:59pm CST.

Frame My Future Scholarship
 Show us how you want to Frame Your Future!  Submit an original creative image -including but not limited to, a photograph, collage, poem, drawing, painting, graphic design piece, short typed explanation. Sponsor will be looking for a creative, original and convincing approach to persuade them that you are a “success-driven” student. Entry Pieces must be tasteful... Application deadline:  March 5, 2014

2014 Korean Government Scholarship Program
The Korean Gov't is giving this scholarship to non-Korean students who want to do Mater's and doctoral degrees in Korea. For qualifications and list of requirements please visit web page directly. Deadline of Submission : March 7th 2014

The Washington State Opportunity Scholarship (WSOS) supports low- and middle-income students pursuing eligible high-demand majors in science, technology, engineering, math (STEM) or health care and encourages recipients to work in Washington state once they complete their degrees.There will be over 700 new scholarship recipients selected for 2015-16. Deadline of Submission: March 9, 2015. See website for details.

2014 Motorcycle Scholarship
We love motorcycles and also believe in the benefits of a higher education.  So, we have decided to start a $1000 Scholarship program designed to help out our fellow 2 ( or 3 ) wheel motorcyclist enjoy the ride a little more! Entering is Easy!  We want to hear why you prefer two wheels over 4! Just type up and send us an essay about the advantages and disadvantages of owning a motorcycle instead of a car as a college student. Deadline for Entry is March 10th, 2014

Student Veterans of America-NBCUniversal Scholarship
The SVA-NBCUniversal Scholarship will award two (2) $12,000 scholarships to veterans pursuing degrees in film, television, media, or communications.
Deadline is March 14, 2014.

2015 Remote DBA Scholarship This is a new $3,500 scholarship award open to current and incoming college students pursuing studies in computer science or computer engineering.Deadline March 15, 2015. See website for application details.

Shane Co College Scholarship
Are you the creative type? Do you strive to make the world around you a better place through design? If you answered yes to any of these questions then Shane Co. wants to help you follow your dreams. Write a short essay answering prompts on why you think your creative eye can change the world, then you may be eligible to win a two, three or five thousand dollar scholarship from Shane Co. Deadline: March 15, 2014

EntirelyPets Scholarship Program Spring 2014
A scholarship for students who own or who have owned a pet before, who want to share their story of how owning a pet has positively impacted their lives. Deadline for this scholarship is March 15, 2014.

Scholarships of $750 are available for two or four-year accredited college or university students, for study in horticulture, botany, landscape design, environmental horticulture, environmental science or landscape architecture. APPLICATION DEADLINE: MARCH 15, 2014 Write a 300–500 word essay describing why you would like to work in the TV show office of your choosing. Please include the specific reasons why you made the choice you did. Does it seem like a fun place to work? Do you think you'd make more money by working there? Would it be good experience for your future? Give us the details. Deadline March 20, 2015.

CFMA Scholarship
Are you majoring in Accounting, Finance or Construction Management?  The Scholarship Committees of the Puget Sound and South Sound Chapters of CFMA are providing $8,000 in scholarships to deserving students to continue their studies in the upcoming year.  Fully completed CFMA scholarship application including required supplemental information - must be received by March 21, 2014

American Advisors Group  $1,000 scholarship
Submission must be received by midnight on March 21, 2015. See website for details.

UWAA Legacy Scholarship
This scholarship is available to undergraduates including transfer students, but not current degree holders, who will be enrolled as full-time students in Fall. Students must have a parent or grandparent who holds a degree from the University of Washington and is a current member of the UW Alumni Association..
Deadline is March 28, 2014

Odenza Marketing Group Scholarship
In order to apply for the Odenza Marketing Group Fall Scholarship you must write two small essays. Guidelines are listed online.  All applications must be received by 11:59pm ET on March 30th, 2014. No late applications will be reviewed.

The attorneys of Truck Accident Attorneys Roundtable are pleased to offer our first annual scholarship for college students who are survivors of truck accidents and have overcome their injuries while pursuing an education. If you are interested in applying for the scholarship, please complete the Truck Accident Injury Scholarship Application.  Application deadline: March 31, 2015

POINT PEST CONTROL SCHOLARSHIP  This scholarship is a one time scholarship worth $750. It will be awarded May 31, 2015 Although not required, applicants are encouraged to submit recommendation letters and/or resumes to substantiate their application. All applicants must be submitted electronically using this form. Deadline March 31, 2015

BECU Foundation Scholarships  $2,500 scholarship for full-time undergraduates who are also members of BECU (any Washington state resident is eligible to join).
Visit the program website for more information. Application deadline:  March 31, 2015

Business Plan Contest
Open to participants from around the country, the Business Plan Contest encourages young entrepreneurs to grow their ideas into start-up and early-stage businesses. Show us your stuff and you could win a $1,000 cash award. The contestant who submits the most thought-provoking and well-reasoned business plan executive summary will take the prize.  All entries must be received by 11:59 p.m. on March 31, 2014.

Answers for the Future Scholarship
AnswerParty's goal is to provide answers to people's most pressing questions. Pursuing post-secondary education provides opportunities to answer the most challenging questions possible. Simply tell us how you will use your education to help answer a profound question or problem and you could receive $1000! Applications must be received no later than 11:59pm PST on March 31, 2014.

HR Technology Scholarship Scholarship  You must write a 600-1,000 word essay on the future of HR, focusing on how technology will continue to impact and change how companies recruit, hire, develop, and evaluate their employees. Email your submission along with your name, school, full contact info, GPA, with a subject line of “HR Technology Scholarship Submission” to
Must apply by March 31, 2015.

Rasor Law Firm Marketing Ideas Scholarship Contest One grand prize winner of $1,000 and One runner up winner of $500. We are looking for students who can think outside of the box and come up with creative and innovative ways to advertise a law firm. Deadline March 31, 2015. Scholarship Program.  $1,000 unrestricted scholarship.Write an essay, between 500 and 1000 words, on one the following two topics: Looking at the ever changing world of technology, how do you think recent advancements will benefit sports fans? Give us an idea of where you think innovation is headed, or propose a new idea that you would like to see invented in the near future. Looking at the growing amounts of  TV revenue and corporate sponsorship in professional sport are the fans being short-changed? Deadline March 31, 2015.

Did You Know?

Fifty-one percent of UW Bothell's first year students are the first in their families to attend college.