April

April 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.

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!

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.

ZENNI'S SCHOLARSHIP POETRY CONTEST

12Keys Rehab
Scholarship award $500 offered every year –Fall/Spring. Anyone who is enrolled in secondary education. Write an essay with 500 words or less on one of the following subjects: How staying away from alcohol and drugs has had a positive effect on your life.  How to avoid peer pressure to drink/use drugs.  Your personal story of
resilience and recovery from a drug or alcohol problem. Why living a sober life is important to you.  Creative alternatives to having alcohol/drugs at parties.  How abstaining from alcohol/drugs relates to your field of study. This scholarship will be available to any U.S. resident who will be enrolling in college courses. This is open to all majors of study. Deadline April 1.

Zenni Optical’’s poetry contest,
Zenni Optical’’s poetry contest,
Zenni Optical’’s poetry contest,
Zenni Optical’’s poetry contest,
Encouraging the pursuit of education in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) is one way to help more women achieve their dream of careers in design and development. And that’s why I’m thrilled to announce our first-ever Women in Technology Scholarship. To qualify, here is your mission: In 1,001 words or less, tell us who — or what — inspired you to pursue a career in technology? Our team will read all the essays, pick the one that knocks our socks off, and award the winner the $2,500 prize. Submission deadline: April 1, 2015
 
Zenni Optical's Scholarship-poestry contest   new $3,000, $2,000 and $1,000 scholarships for students interested in entering Zenni’s poetry contest. Deadline April 1, 2015. See link for details.

10,000 College Scholarship
As a way of giving back, even though it only scratches the surface, we are offering a $10,000 scholarship to current or former uniformed law enforcement officer in the United States who was wounded in the line of duty.  These funds are to be dispersed among up to three qualified applicants. The funds granted can be used for your child's education, your education, or your spouse's college education. Applications will be accepted through April 1, 2015.

Internet Security Scholarship
Most of today’s websites are secured with SSL Certificates, but even in the past few years Internet security has changed immensely. We want you to think about how fast the Internet security landscape is changing and explain how you see it evolving and improving in the future for both personal and business purposes. Be creative and think outside the box. Submit by April 1, 2015

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 Genius 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. Every December, 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. Applications received from January 1, 2015 – December 15, 2015 will eligible to receive scholarship funds for Spring 2016 semester.

Study Habits Scholarship
The Peter Pasula Mortgage Solutions offer one $500 scholarship to a student who best answers the following essay question. "If you were asked to help an incoming freshman ( grade 9) with his/her study habits, what are the 10 best study habit tips you would provide them?  And why do you believe each is important?" Deadline April 1, 2015

Rigid Lifelines Fall Protection Scholarship
This contest was created exclusively for United States high school seniors who have been accepted to an accredited college or university and have an interest in workplace safety. Students from across the country are encouraged to participate by submitting an essay answering one of the posted questions. The deadline for receipt of essays is April 1, 2015.

DegreeDirectory.org Social Sciences Bachelor’s Degree Scholarship
To provide financial assistance to students who are interested in pursuing bachelor level degrees related to Political Science, Anthropology, Sociology, Psychology, Economics and History.  Deadline: April 1st, 2015

Education-Portal.com  
Various program of study and scholarship ammounts.  Scholarship Deadline: April 1st, 2015.

DegreeDirectory.org Academic Business Scholarship 
To provide financial assistance to undergraduate students who are interested in pursuing bachelor level degrees related to business management, information systems management, marketing, finance, accounting, human resource management, and entrepreneurship.  Deadline: April 1st, 2015

Student Saver scholarship  Being a smart Student Saver is more valuable than ever! Learn.org wants to help our readers manage college costs by offering the Student Saver Scholarship. Find out how to enter and win! Deadline April 1, 2015

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 April 1, 2015.

DegreeDirectory.org Commuication and Journalism
To provide financial assistance to students who are interested in pursuing bachelor level degrees related to Communications, Journalism, Public Relations, Business Communications, Advertising, and Broadcasting.  Deadline: April 1, 2015

Disney-Student Veterans of America Scholarship The Disney-SVA Scholarship will award three (3) scholarships at $10,000 each to student veterans pursuing a degree in science, technology, engineering or mathematics (STEM).  Deadline is April 1, 2015.

Edward E. Carlson Student Leadership Award
Named for one of Seattle's foremost civic leaders, the Edward E. Carlson Student Leadership Award recognizes individual students who have demonstrated a strong commitment to public service, provided outstanding leadership in the community, and who are committed to continued creative civic participation. To be eligible for the Edward E. Carlson Student Leadership Award, candidates must be enrolled as a junior or senior at the University of Washington during the current academic year and working toward their first baccalaureate degree. The application deadline is April 15, 2015. 

Interior-Deluxe.com  $1,500  Our scholarship program aims to reach students from ALL COUNTRIES ,of all majors who are 16 years of age or older. High school students, undergraduate students, master degree students as well as adult learners are all encouraged to apply. Deadline April 15, 2015.

Army Nurse Corps Association
Nursing or anesthesia students who plan to enter a component of the US Army and are enrolled in a program not funded by any component of the US Army or Nursing or anesthesia students who have previously served in a component of the US Army.  All applications must be submitted by  April 1, 2015.

General Scholarship for Higher Learning
HotelsCheap.org is awarding a need-based scholarship of $2,500 to college students. We at Hotelscheap understand that financing your education can be difficult; as a result we would like to lend a hand. Submission Deadline: April 15, 2015.

The HotelsCheap Scholarship Program
HotelsCheap.org is awarding a need-based scholarship of $1,500 to college students. To apply for the scholarship, student must answer four personal, open-ended, and thought-provoking questions.  Submission Deadline: April 15, 2015.

Pelican Water  Applications are currently being accepted and will be until April 17th, 2015. Must be legal US residents, must be currently enrolled full-time at an accredited university in the US.

Long Island attorney Ronald D. Weiss incoming and existing college students an opportunity to win $2,500 college scholarship planning to enroll as a freshman for the 2015-2016 academic year. Deadline April 17, 2015.

The GO!
Scholarship is funded by the Washington State Legislature. This competitive scholarship helps academically promising undergraduate students with significant financial need access international learning opportunities.  Application requires two essays, one with a response limited to 800 words, and a second optional response of no more than 300 words.  Deadline is April 17, 2015 at 5 pm.

Paymaster.co College Networking Scholarship
Are you attending a two year college in the United States and looking for a scholarship? We're providing a $500 scholarship for the 2015-2016 school year. Write 450-700 words for the prompt, "How to Network While Maintaining a Challenging Course Load." The Application Deadline is April 25, 2015.

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.The deadlines are  April 30, July 31 and October 31. 

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: April 30

The MKTG Co. Scholarship Award  The scholarship will be in the amount of $1,999, payable through the educational institution on behalf of the student. Submissions will be judged on creativity and overall thoughtfulness on the subject. Essay submissions will be accepted from now until through April 30th, 2015.

 $1,000 NursesLink.org Nursing Program Scholarship
NursesLink.org is offering a $1,000 Nursing Program Scholarship available to any student participating in a qualified undergraduate or certificate level nursing program. This award is given out twice every year. Refer to official rules and regulations online. Scholarship Deadlines: April 30th, Oct 31st (Every Year)

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: April 30th, Oct 31st (Every Year)

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. Scholarship Deadlines: April 30th, Oct 31st (Every Year)

I Heart My Hometown Scholarship Award
RE/MAX of New Jersey is excited to launch a new scholarship opportunity for high school and university students who are in pursuit of a college degree.  To be considered for this $1,000 scholarship you need to write several short responses to questions posted. Deadline: April 30th, 2015.

The Illuminating Ideas Scholarship
Westway Electric Supply is excited to launch a new scholarship opportunity.  Instead of writing another essay explaining why you deserve this scholarship, we want to get your creative juices flowing. Write a hypothetical letter to your school administrators persuading them to install energy efficient lighting in your school’s stadium, arena, or basketball court. Deadline:  April 30th, 2015.

Wholesale Halloween Costumes $500 Scholarship Award
Use your musical abilities to earn scholarship money. You could win $500 to put toward your college expenses. The winner of our WHC Jingle contest will have their jingle featured on our Facebook page and our blog. Use your imagination while following the rules outlined on the website and you could be the scholarship winner.  Submission must be in by April 30, 2015.

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: April 30, 2015.

Insureon's $2500 College Scholarship
Sometimes the smallest businesses make the biggest difference. If a small business has changed your life – whether your family runs one, you’ve worked for one, or you’ve launched your own – we want to hear about it. Tell us your small business story, and you could win a $2,500 scholarship!  Deadline April 30, 2015.

CARiD Scholarship Program
CARiD is giving away $1,000 to offset your educational expenses for college!  To apply create a photo inspired by any aspect of the automotive industry and email it to scholarship@CARiD.com. For rules and qualifications please visit scholarship page directly.  Deadline April 30, 2015.

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