March

March 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.

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

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.

Weekly Cash Scholarship for 2014
The cash scholarship may be used for any documented related expenses incurred during 2014 while pursuing your education or for any documented expenses you will incur for the 2014 college year. The process to apply for the scholarship has been made very easy and simple but you must read and follow instructions to be considered. No special exceptions will be made.

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, 2014– July 15, 2014 will eligible to receive scholarship funds for Fall 2014 semester.

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!

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.

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.

The Drive to Learn Scholarship
Take a moment to think about your most memorable experiences—both good and bad—as a driver and/or a passenger. Whether or not you noticed it at the time, they probably helped you learn something about yourself, others, or life in general. Simply tell us about an important learning experience you had while on the road —either as a driver or a passenger—and you could receive $1000!  Applications must be received no later than 11:59pm PST on March 01, 2014.

OSIAffiliate.com College Writing Scholarships
OSIAffiliate.com 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 BrainTrack Scholarship for Business
The scholarship is open only to students with at least one semester of credits towards graduation with an appropriate degree in business.Entry deadlines are November 1 and March 1.

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 $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.  

The BrainTrack Scholarship for Teaching
The scholarship is open only to students with at least one semester of credits towards graduation with an appropriate in teaching.  Entry deadlines are November 1 and March 1.

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
CheapAutoInsurance.org 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. 

King County Nurses Association Scholarship
In 2012, KCNA will award twelve scholarships of $2,500 each for the 2012-13 school year.  Applicants must be accepted into or currently enrolled in a nursing program for the summer 2012 through spring 2013 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 3, 2014.

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

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.

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.

HORTICULTURE SCHOLARSHIPS
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

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

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.

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, 2014

Principles Scholarship Essay Contest
We're looking for people who have Principles and those who not only talk about them but also LIVE them!  Do you have a Principle that you live your life by?  If so, we'd love to hear about it.  It's easy to enter the contest and you could win $1,000 to help out with your college expenses.  Essays must be submitted by May 31st 2014

TwinStar Credit Union
Each year TwinStar Credit Union offers eight scholarships of $1000 each to members pursuing higher education. You must have been out of high school for at least one year to apply. Applications are made available on June 1 each year and are due by March 31, 2014

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.

College Success Foundation
The Leadership 1000 Scholarship is a scholarship program funded by individuals, foundations, or businesses and provides college scholarships to deserving students who need assistance attending an eligible four-year college or university in Washington State. Apply by 5:00 p.m. PST on Monday March 31, 2014.

Did You Know?

UW Bothell ranks second in the state of Washington in terms of bachelor of science graduates in computer science.