October

October 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.

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!

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!

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!

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

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.

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.

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.

Aschere Energy Scholarship
To be eligible for this award student must plan to enter a university in pursuit of a 4 year degree.

Paralegal Career Scholarship
For students seeking paralegal scholarships, the Legal Leaders of Tomorrow Scholarship is an annual $500 scholarship awarded to a student pursuing a paralegal career who submits the best 200-300 word essay about why they want to become a paralegal. Applicants must be college students pursuing a legal-related undergraduate degree or certificate such as pre-law, paralegal, or criminal justice. High school students are also eligible if they have been accepted to a college and plan to study a legal related major.
Deadline: October 1

2015 Police Scanner Radio Scholarship Contest
The 2015 $500 Zip Scanners, Police Scanner Scholarship will be awarded on November 15th to one winner. Finalists will be chosen by the Zip Scanners staff and their 500+ word essay posted online (view articles) and the winner will determined by whichever article receives the most social shares and comments by November 14th. All articles must be submitted no later than October 14th and will be posted online on October 15th.
Deadline: October 14

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.

Scholarship Program
Current Golden Eagle Coins employees or their immediate family members are not eligible to apply. Please read additional criteria listed above.
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.

Sleeping Angels Co. Scholarship Program
Sleeping Angels Co. cares not only about families and parents, but also wants to plan for the future. To aide with this Sleeping Angels Co. has set up a scholarship for college students. This is to help offset the expensive costs of higher education, while remaining focused on their education and not how to pay off their education.
Deadline: by 11:59 pm PST on the 30th of each month.

AfterCollege/AACN Scholarship
This scholarship program supports students who are seeking a baccalaureate, master’s or doctoral degree in nursing with a GPA of 3.25 or higher.
Deadline: October 31

CNA Training Scholarship
NursesLink.org is offering a $500 CNA Training Scholarship available to any student interested in becoming a certified nursing assistant. This award is given out twice every year.  The official rules and regulations are listed online. Scholarship
Deadlines: Oct 31st, April 30th (Every Year)

Veterans United Foundation Scholarship
The program's primary goal is to assist military service members and their families by awarding up to twenty $2,000 scholarships to help pay for tuition and books each semester. To be considered, the scholarship applicant must have a connection to the United States Military through falling into at least one of the five listed on the web categories and complete 2 other required elements. 
Deadline: October 31 

College Student Scholarship
NursesLink.org is offering a $500 College Student Scholarship available to any student enrolled in a NON-nursing college degree program, certificate course or graduate program. This award is given out twice every year. The official rules and regulations are listed online.
Deadlines: October 31st, April 30th (Every Year)

CARiD Scholarship Program
CARiD is giving away $1,000 to offset your educational expenses for college! 
Deadline: October 31

Did You Know?

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