May

May 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.

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.

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.

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!

Student Saver Scholarship
DegreeDirectory.org is now offering scholarship opportunities for students around the country! You can fill out a quick form, answer our scholarship question and win scholarship prize.

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 $5000 to help manage your college costs with our new Tuition Won't Stop Me Scholarship. Find out how!

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.

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 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.

The Cystic Fibrosis Awareness Scholarship
The scholarship is designed to raise awareness for Cystic Fibrosis.
Students are required to write an essay around a topic about the disease
for the chance to receive the $1500 scholarship. The hope is that students
will learn from the essay they write and become advocates for those with
Cystic Fibrosis and their loved ones.  Write an essay between 500 and 800 words. 
See website for more details.  Deadline is May 1st.
 

The Future of Technology Scholarship by Vandelay Web
The founders of Vandelay Web are big proponents of education.  For those high school seniors and students currently enrolled in college in the United States and Canada, we are offering two (2) $1000 scholarships for a pair of winners for our Future of Technology essay competition. The application deadline is Thursday, May 1, 2014.

Myofascial Trigger Point Reasearch Scholarship
LifeAfterPain.com offers an annual trigger point research scholarship of $500 to a qualified undergraduate or graduate student pursuing a program in Health Sciences, Medicine, or related field,with a focus on musculoskeletal medicine.  To apply please write short essay response telling us about the specific research or project you are working on to advance the study of Myofascial Trigger Points.  Applications must be mailed to Life After Pain and received by May 1st.

The CPAP Shop Essay College Scholarship for 2013/2014
$1,000 scholarship to the school of their choice for a prospective college student pursuing a medical college degree related to sleep or a related program.
The deadline is May 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.

Continuing Education Scholarship Program
In partnership with Scholarship America, Cash Store is offering five $1,000 scholarships for students who are continuing their education.  We encourage everyone who is furthering their college education to apply for our scholarships.  Deadline: May 1, 2014

AWeber Email Marketing Scholarship
Each year, AWeber offers a $1000 scholarship to one talented thinker and writer. To apply for the 2014 AWeber Email Marketing Scholarship, complete the nine-question survey and write respond to the essay prompt.  Further details are on the web. To be eligible, please complete the survey and email your essay to scholarship@aweber.com by May 1st, 2014       

The CPAP Shop Essay College Scholarship for 2013/2014
We would like to invite prospective college student pursuing a medical college degree related to sleep  or a related program to participate in an essay contest for a $1,000 scholarship to the school of their choice. Send your essays via valid email address to: scholarship@thecpapshop.com all the essay topics are posted online. The deadline is May 1, 2014

Creative Design Scholarship
Sunoco is having a contest for future graphic designers.  The mission is to create a concept for their retail POP around their high quality fuels.  The winner will be awarded $1,000 for their educational expenses. The deadline is May 1st, 2014.

Digital Marketing Scholarship
Sunoco is encouraging you develop a digital marketing campaign that could be implemented for the APlus convenience store brand at many of the Sunoco locations.  $1000 scholarship will be awarded to one future Digital Marketer. The deadline is May 1st, 2014.

Pearl Software College Scholarship Program
If you are a prospective or current student in a college or university that is pursuing a technology degree or related program, you can participate in the Pearl Software essay contest.  Pearl Software is offering (1) college student the opportunity to earn a $500 scholarship to the school of their choice.  Essay topics are listed online.   Entry deadline is May 1, 2014

$500 Legal Scholarship
Stuart A. Carpey is offering a one-time $500 scholarship to one college/university student in the United States. Entry deadline is May 1, 2014. Submition information and topics for essay are posted online.

Sertoma Scholarships
Communicative Disorders Scholarship Program is for graduate students pursing advanced degrees in audiology or speech-language pathology from institutions in the U.S.  Deadline: May 1, 2014

JANE M. KLAUSMAN WOMEN IN BUSINESS SCHOLARSHIP
Women pursuing a business or business-related degree who demonstrate outstanding potential in the field are eligible.  Applications must be completed and presented to Zonta clubs according to the club's assigned deadline.  Zonta of East King County (ZEKC), 8512 – 122nd Ave NE, Ste. 1 – Kirkland, WA 98033 Phone: 425-533-5407; email: info@zontaekc.org

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.

WyzAnt College Scholarships
Students may compete for $15,000 in total scholarships, based on essay submissions answering the question, "How will you use your education to make an impact on others?" Twenty finalists will be selected, with three students winning prizes worth up to $10,000. The contest is open to high school sophomores through college juniors. The deadline for essays is May 1, 2014.

Griswold Home Care 2014 Scholarship
Griswold Home Care offers a $1,000 annual scholarship to a qualified student pursuing a bachelor’s or associates degree at an accredited college or university. Please complete the on-line form to submit your application for consideration. Deadline: May 1st, 2014

MassMutual Scholars
A national scholarship program for high achieving college students interested in pursuing careers in the insurance and financial services industry.  In 2014, MassMutual looks forward to offering $150,000 in total funding; assisting at least 30 students entering their sophomore, junior, senior, or fifth year of undergraduate coursework with a scholarship worth up to $5,000. Applications must be submitted online by 5:00 p.m., central time, May 2, 2014.

Scholarship Program for Women
The Seafair Foundation Scholarship Program for Women is an amazing summer experience for young women seeking academic scholarships and opportunities for leadership development. Participants compete for more than $20,000 in scholarship assistance.  All participants will leave the eight-week program with leadership skills, confidence and a lifetime of memories! The application deadline is May 8, 2014.

The Pocketbook-Zookal Scholarship
We do not discriminate based on your grades, race, country of origin, age, gender or area of study because we know that entrepreneurs come from all backgrounds. The scholarship is worth $1,000 cash from Pocketbook to spend on whatever uni life requires and 4 free textbooks worth up to $1,000 from Zookal, for a total value of $2,000. Write about “How I Hustled To Get What I Wanted” and send it to andre@getpocketbook.com The current deadline is 14th May 2014.

Conestoga Bank “Future of Banking” Scholarship
Conestoga Bank is offering a $1,000 scholarship to one high school senior or college freshman with the best idea about what the future of banking includes!  To enter, respond to the posted essay question in 500 words or less.  Please email your response to scholarship@conestogabank.com by May 15, 2014.

Find a Law Scholarship
What is the craziest law you have heard of?  The find a Law Scholarship will award one student a schoalrship in the value of $500 for finding the craziest law still on the books in the United States (Federal, State or Local).  Scholarship Deadline: May 15, 2014

Mission Creek Orthodontics
At Mission Creek Orthodontics, we are committed to helping students with the cost of their education.  Our goal is to provide a $500 scholarship to a deserving student once a year. Write an essay in regards to topic posted for your chance to win.  Scholarship Deadline: May 15, 2014

MCO Scholarship
At Mission Creek Orthodontics, we are committed to helping students with the cost of their education.  Our goal is to provide a scholarship to a deserving student once a year. Write and submit your essay by May 15, 2014

Blindsgalore National Scholarship
Blindsgalore proudly contributes to the ABWA Scholarship Fund and is now holding an essay contest. The contest winner will receive a $2,000 scholarship in the name of ABWA Scholarship Fund. The deadline to submit an essay is May 15, 2014.

Scholarship from Heart On Your Wrist
Are you a student looking for ways to offset the heavy cost of college?  Are you passionate about jewelry design?  Heart On Your Wrist wants to help you!  We believe in small business and higher education and we want to help you achieve your dreams.  We are offering a $1,000 scholarship to one talented thinker and writer. To apply, write an essay (500 words maximum) that addresses the posted question.  Please refer to web page for more information.  Submissions must be received by May 15, 2014.

Trusp Young Lawyers Scholarship
This scholarship is to be awarded to a deserving law student for the 2013-2014 academic year and consists of a $1,000, payable through the law school for the student’s behalf.  To apply for the Trusp Legal Young Lawyers Scholarship, please submit an essay no less than 500 words about the importance of employment law in America. We are looking for creativity, background research and most of all, passion. You will have until May 15th, 2014 to submit your essay.

A Scholarship Opportunity from SES Advisors
Would you like to pursue a career in finance, accounting, employee benefits or law?  SES Advisors wants to help you defray the costs of your education. We invite you to apply for a $1,000 scholarship by answering the question in 500 words or less.  Submissions must be received by Friday, May 16, 2014.

Silme Domingo & Gene Viernes Scholarship in Labor Studies
The Domingo-Viernes Scholarship annually provides $5,500 in financial support to undergraduate students entering or transferring into the University of Washington who are committed to the principles of justice and equality and have demonstrated financial need. It is also available to University of Washington graduate students.  Deadline is Monday, May 19, 2014.

Corcentric Accounting Software Scholarship
Are you looking for ways to offset the heavy cost of college? Interested in a future in Accounting or Finance? We are offering a $1,000 scholarship to one talented thinker and writer. To apply, write an essay (500 words maximum) that addresses the question posted on the web page. Submissions must be received by May 23rd, 2014

KEATING DENTAL ARTS NATIONAL SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
Keating Dental Arts 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 $2000 . The essay and accompanying information must be submitted no later than May 24, 2015 by midnight Pacific Standard Time (PST).  

B.Davis Scholarship
This Scholarship is available to all high school juniors and seniors as well as all students currently registered in any post secondary institution.  To apply for this scholarship you will need to write an essay of less than 1000 words on the topic. The deadline for applications is May 26, 2014

Rentacomputer Cares Scholarship
Features an annual $2,000 scholarship awarded to students who demonstrate strong academic and career goals. Applicants must be currently enrolled or planning to attend college within the next 12 months,and must submit an application before May 30th. Finalists are chosen and contacted during the first week of June and recipients are announced on or before July 1st.

UWAA MAP SCHOLARSHIP
The University of Washington Alumni Association (UWAA) Multicultural Alumni Partnership (MAP) awards scholarships to deserving University of Washington students who need financial assistance to assist with their progress toward a degree at the UW. Qualifications for MAP Scholarships: Continuing UW student in good standing, Full-time student at the University of Washington, undergraduate or graduate/professional, Minimum one quarter at the UW, Financial aid need as determined by the UW Office of Student Financial Aid
Completing the on-line application process includes two steps: Step 1: Complete UWAA MAP scholarship application questionnaire at https://catalyst.uw.edu/webq/survey/jflowers/232281 (after submission you will receive a confirmation code and instructions for Step 2)
Step 2: Upload three scholarship supporting documents at https://catalyst.uw.edu/collectit/dropbox/jflowers/31564
Questions: Contact Dr. James Flowers, (206) 616-2309 or jflowers@uw.edu Applications must be submitted by Friday, May 30, 2014.

The F.C. Tucker Scholarship
F.C. Tucker Company, Inc. is committed to making investments into those who have the will and perseverance to succeed. As part of that commitment, F.C. Tucker Company, Inc. will be providing a scholarship in the amount of $1,500.00 to one qualifying student.  Entry deadline of May 30, 2014

Scholarship Essay Contest for Rural Students
Blaze Wifi is offering an annual $500 college scholarship to help further higher education and improve internet literacy and connectivity in small towns and rural cities across America. To be eligible to win the $500 Blaze Wifi Scholarship for Rural Students, you must submit your application to scholarship@blazewifi.com using your official school email address* before the deadline of 9:00PM (EST) on May 30, 2014.

Buckfire & Buckfire, P.C. Diversity Law Scholarship
The Diversity Scholarship is $2,000.00 and will be awarded to a student who is currently attending an accredited law school, who is either a member of an ethical or racial minority or demonstrates commitment to issues of diversity within their academic career.  Application Deadline: May 31, 2014

2014 Law School Diversity Scholarship
 The Diversity Scholarship is $2,000.00 and will be awarded to a student who is currently attending an accredited law school, who is either a member of an ethical or racial minority or demonstrates commitment to issues of diversity within their academic career. Application Deadline: May 31, 2014

Medical Goods, Inc. Minority Nursing Student Scholarship
Medical Goods, Inc. is proud to announce that it will be awarding one minority student pursing a higher education in nursing a $1,000.00 scholarship. Any African-American, Hispanic American, or Native American U.S. citizen or permanent resident who is majoring or planning to major in nursing, and who is a high school senior, college freshman, or sophomore is eligible to apply for the scholarship. Deadline: May 31st, 2014 before 10 p.m. EST

Caretenders Scholarship Program
As a student who has still yet to choose a career path, it may seem a little absurd to even consider thinking about what your retirement will look like. However, decisions you make over the course of the next few years can have a drastic impact on how your retirement years are spent. In 1000 words or less, write an essay that answers questions listed in directions. Award Deadline: May 31, 2014

LM Scholarship Program
The LM Scholarship Program provides a $1000 scholarship to a deserving student who is: 1. Currently enrolled or expects to be enrolled in a degree program (2 years of length or greater) by September and have a GPA of 3.0 or higher and submit an answer to the essay question prior to the submission deadline.  Award Deadline: May 31, 2014

The Online Games Scholarship Contest
The $1000 scholarship will be awarded to one qualifying student with the most thought-provoking and well-reasoned essay as judged by a panel of Big Fish staff members. Simply write an answer to the topic listed in 500 word minimum.  Submit your essay by May 31st, 2014 before 5 p.m. PST.

Big Fish Online Games Scholarship
The scholarship is a way for Big Fish to help one promising student on his or her journey through higher education. The $2500 scholarship will be awarded to one qualifying student with the most thought provoking and well-reasoned essay as judged by a panel of Big Fish staff members. Please visit web page for topic and further details. The deadline for submissions is May 31, 2014.

Nuvation Engineering Scholarship
The Nuvation Engineering scholarship is open to undergraduate students interested in science or engineering. Submit an essay based on one of the four provided topics. Submissions should be between 500-1,000 words. DEADLINE:May 31, 2014.

Policy and Procedure Management Software Scholarship
NAVEX Global, a leading provider of governance, risk and compliance software and solutions, has funded a $1,000 scholarship to encourage the study of ethics and compliance within organizations. In 500 words or less, write a hypothetical business case to share with your future employer outlining why you’d recommend purchasing policy management software.  Submissions will be accepted through May 31, 2014

IssueTrak Help Desk Software Scholarship
This fall, IssueTrak is providing the opportunity for one deserving student to receive a $1,000 scholarship by submitting an essay on help desk software! Submission deadline: May 31, 2014

$1,000 PicMonkey College Scholarship
At PicMonkey, we usually like to let the pictures do the talking. But enough about them; we want to know about YOU. Let us know what moves you most to take pictures and what those pictures mean to you. So, how about warming up those keyboard fingers and giving us the skinny? It just might win you $1,000 to help out with your college costs.  Submit by May 31, 2014.

DX3 Scholarship
Win $500 towards your education. Participate in the DX3 Scholarship today!  Write 400-600 words essay answering posted question and submit it by May 31, 2014.

Did You Know?

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