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Quick & Easy Scholarships

Quick & Easy Scholarships

There are certain spots on Fastweb where you can always find these simple scholarships; you just need to know where to look.

Elizabeth Hoyt

May 06, 2015

Short on time? (Obviously, who isn’t?)

Or, perhaps, you just don’t want to fool around with long essays and scholarship applications. Who can blame you? After all, those can be extremely exhausting.

It’s an instant gratification culture, and you want to maximize your chances of winning scholarship money – and fast.

Moreover, you deserve it. You’re a hard-working student. You study and, as a result, get good grades for the most part.

You do apply for scholarships, but you need a break.

Take it. Take that break – while still qualifying to earn money to pay for school. How, you ask?

There are certain spots on Fastweb where you can always find these simple scholarships; you just need to know where to look. The sections are permanent, so be sure to check regularly for refreshed opportunities (usually monthly).

Check out the following spots that you can always find simple scholarship competitions to enter, which save time and effort, while still qualifying you to get plenty of money to help pay for school:

Featured Scholarships

$1,000 CollegeWeekLive Scholarship Giveaway
Deadline: 5/31/15
Available to: High School Freshman through College Freshman
Award Amount: $1,000

CollegeWeekLive makes it easy to find information on the college of your choice, with online college fair events happening nearly every day.

Simply create a free account, login to CollegeWeekLive and visit 3 college pages of your choice on any day this month and you’re entered to win!

Get more information on the $1,000 CollegeWeekLive Scholarship Giveaway.

$1,000 Help a New Classmate Scholarship

Deadline: 5/31/15
Available to: Maximum Age 25 Years
Award Amount: $1,000

Switching schools is hard – new friends, new classes, new teachers, new stress. Young people in foster care are more likely to switch schools – sometimes more than five times.

Wanna Do Something to make a new student feel welcomed and accepted to make his/her transition easier?

Sign up at www.dosomething.org/campaigns/school-insider to create a welcome packet with tips and insider information to help new students feel welcome when they join midway through the school year.

No essay or minimum GPA required.

Get more information on the $1,000 Help a New Classmate Scholarship.

Duck Tape “Stuck at Prom” Contest

Deadline: 6/01/15
Available to: Ages 14-18
Award Amount: $10,000

The Duck® brand Stuck at Prom® Scholarship Contest challenges high school students to create DIY prom attire using Duck Tape® for a chance to win scholarship cash.

Over $50,000 is awarded each year, with the Grand Prize couple earning $10,000 each.

Since 2001, the annual contest has attracted more than 6,000 students from across the US and Canada, and has awarded over $300,000 to students and schools.

Get more information on the Duck Tape “Stuck at Prom” Contest.

Tylenol Future Care Scholarship

Deadline: 6/30/15
Available to: College Sophomore through Graduate Students, Year 5
Award Amount: $10,000

Let’s celebrate 25 years of caring for what matters most through the Tylenol Future Care Scholarship.

This program has helped promising individuals achieve academic excellence in medicine, ensuring the well-being of you and your family.

Learn more information about the Tylenol Future Care Scholarship.

Sweepstakes & Promotions

ScholarshipPoints $10,000 Scholarship

Deadline: 5/31/15
Available to: College Freshman through Graduate Students, Year 5
Award Amount: $10,000

ScholarshipPoints will award a $10,000 scholarship to one lucky member during May. All you have to do to become eligible is become a ScholarshipPoints member and log in.

It’s simple, fun, and completely free!

All you have to do to qualify is become a ScholarshipPoints member and log in.

Get more information on the ScholarshipPoints $10,000 Scholarship.

Niche $2,000 No Essay Scholarship

Deadline: 5/31/15
Available to: High School Freshman through Graduate Students, Year 5
Award Amount: $2,000

We know you are busy and we know that times are tough.

That is why we decided to create the easiest possible scholarship to give something back to students.

Students can use the money to help cover tuition, housing, meal plans, books, computers, or any education-related expenses.

The scholarship is open to all high school and college students and those planning to enroll in the next 12 months. Get more information on the Niche $2,000 No Essay Scholarship.

Invite a Friend to Fastweb

Award: $500
Deadline: Last day of each month; Refreshes monthly
Available to: All Fastweb Members

You and a friend could win $500! Simply invite a friend to join Fastweb. Once your friend completes the registration, you’re both entered to win $500.

Learn how you can Invite a Friend to Fastweb and quality you and a friend for $500.

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