Kiss Summer Goodbye Scholarships
Apply for these six scholarships before summer ends.
By Kathryn Knight Randolph
August 01, 2014
While your days of basking in the warm, summer sun may nearly be over, your chances at winning a scholarship while summer’s end still lingers.
Furthermore, these scholarships won’t take up what little time you have left to enjoy the last days of summer. They are quick and easy to apply to, for the most part.
Before you hit the books or pack up your car for the fall semester, devote a little time to applying to one of the following scholarships.
Available To: Undergraduate students
The Solutionreach Scholarship is open to currently enrolled undergraduate students who have a minimum GPA of 3.0.
Applicants are instructed to submit an essay of between 800 and 1,200 words on the following topic: Describe how communication technology will improve patient-centered care in the coming years and why it’s critical for the future of healthcare.
Get more information on the Solutionreach Scholarship.
Zip Scanners College Scholarship
Available To: High school seniors & college students
The Zip Scanners College Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors and current college students.
Applicants must have a minimum 2.0 GPA, be attending a college or university in the fall of 2014 and submit an essay of at least 500 words. Essays must be on a topic related to police scanners.
Get more information on the Zip Scanners College Scholarship.
6th GotScholarship Giveaway – A Summer Special Opportunity
Available To: College students & graduates
The 6th GotScholarship Giveaway is open to college students and alumni with degrees or majors in all fields, both U.S. and international.
Applicants do not have to supply a GPA, financial information or an essay. Rather, the winner will be selected through random drawing. The grand prize must be used toward educational expenses, such as tuition, fees or outstanding student loan payments.
Get more information on the 6th GotScholarship Giveaway.
Clubs of America Scholarship Award
Available To: College students
The Clubs of America Scholarship Award is open to currently enrolled college students.
Applicants must have a minimum GPA of 3.0. An essay of at least 800 words is required on the topic of the applicant’s career aspirations and how the current course load will help to achieve that goal. Video submissions are also acceptable, should be uploaded to YouTube and no longer than five minutes.
Get more information on the Clubs of America Scholarship Award.
To Be Heard Slam
Available To: College and graduate students under age 25
The To Be Heard Slam is open to current or former high school students who will be or already are attending college within the U.S.
Students interested in applying should register with Power Poet and submit their poem on Power Poetry along with a poetry slam tag.
Get more information on the To Be Heard Slam.
Top 10 College Women Competition
Available To: Female full-time college juniors and seniors
The Top 10 College Women Competition is open to female students who will be full-time college juniors or seniors in the fall of 2015.
Applicants must demonstrate leadership experience, community service, academic achievement, and an involvement in campus activities. An essay of 500 words or less is required on the topic of meaningful achievements in the applicant’s life and how they relate to future academic and career goals.
Get more information on the Top 10 College Women Competition.