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Apply for Scholarships: 10 You Could Win Now

Apply for Scholarships: 10 You Could Win Now

Check out 10 scholarships that you can apply for now.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph

May 22, 2012

Scholarships aren’t just available at certain times of the year, and they’re not just open to high school seniors. Rather, scholarships are available year-round. So whether you’re a high school student, transitioning into college or preparing for your last year of school ever, there are scholarships out there for the taking!

Check out 10 scholarships that you can apply for now.

American Legion National Oratorical Contest

Open to junior high and high school students, the National High School Oratorical Contest asks applicants to prepare an oration on the U.S. Constitution. A full list of appropriate topics is located on the Legion’s website.

Amount: $18,000
Deadline: Rolling
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Optimist International Oratorical Contest

The Optimist International Oratorical Contest is open to all students under the age of 19. In order to apply, students must give a four to five-minute speech at the local Optimist Club’s contest on “How My Passions Impact the World.”

Amount: $2,500
Deadline: Rolling
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CKSF Scholarship Competition

All high school, undergraduate and graduate students are welcome to apply to the CKSF Scholarship Competition. To apply, students must complete quizzes that test their general knowledge as well as specific academic subjects, books, websites and movies. Time and accuracy are taken into account, and students that have the top scores win.

Amount: $2,500
Deadline: Rolling
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CollegeSTEPS Sweepstakes

The CollegeSTEPS Sweepstakes is open to high school and college students, and all that is required of applicants is that they register for the Wells Fargo CollegeSTEPS educational resource program.

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: 8/13/15
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Annual Signet Classic Scholarship Essay Contest

The Annual Signet Classic Scholarship Essay Contest is open to high school juniors and seniors who wish to write an essay on one of six topics on “Pygmalion and My Fair Lady.”

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: 4/14/15
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“From Failure to Promise” Essay Contest

Open to high school, undergraduate and graduate students, the “From Failure to Promise” Essay Contest requires applicants to read the book, From Failure to Promise, and answer questions about the book in an essay.

Amount: $10,000
Deadline: 7/15/15
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My Mentor Was Me Video Challenge

This video challenge scholarship is open to high school seniors, undergraduate and graduate students. Students interested in applying should prepare a video that discusses how a mentor has impacted them and upload it to the scholarship sponsor’s website.

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: 7/31/15
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E-waste Scholarship

Students in high school, college and graduate school are welcome to apply for the E-waste scholarship. Applicants must be a U.S. citizen or legal resident.

Amount: $1,500
Deadline: 4/30/15
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Fountainhead Essay Contest

The Fountainhead Essay Contest is open to juniors and seniors in high school. To apply, students must read the novel and submit an essay of between 800 and 1,200 words on one of the topics indicated on the sponsor’s website.

Amount: $10,000
Deadline: 4/26/15
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Galvanize the Future Essay Contest

Open to undergraduate and graduate students who are majoring in architecture, civil engineering, structural engineering, construction management, material science or a related field are eligible to apply to the Galvanize the Future Essay Contest. Applicants must submit an essay of 1,000 to 2,000 words on one of two prompts provided.

Amount: $2,500
Deadline: 3/31/15
Apply Now


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