Valentine’s Day Scholarships & Internships

Valentine's Day is a time for love and, at Fastweb, we love scholarships!

Elizabeth Hoyt

January 31, 2016

Valentine’s Day Scholarships & Internships

Valentine’s Day is a time for love and, at Fastweb, we love scholarships!

To celebrate our love, we thought we’d share some amazing opportunities with our members.

Check out these Valentine’s Day scholarships you’ll absolutely fall in love with!



$5,000 Make a Valentine’s Day Card Scholarship

Deadline: 2/15/16
Available to: Maximum Age 25 Years
Award Amount: $5,000

Enter to win a $5,000 scholarship just for making V-Day cards for older adults!

Just create three sweet cards for a senior and upload a pic of your card. Bam! You’ll automatically enter to win $5,000. Yep, that easy.

No essay or minimum GPA required.

You must be between the ages of 13 and 25 and be a U.S. or Canadian resident in order to be considered for this award.

Get more information on the $5,000 Make a Valentine’s Day Card Scholarship.


AACT John Kitt Memorial Scholarship

Deadline: 4/01/16
Available to: College Sophomores through College Seniors Award Amount: $5,000

The AACT John Kitt Memorial Scholarship is available to sophomore, junior, and senior students who have a demonstrated interest in confectionery technology.

To be eligible, you must be majoring in food science, chemical science, biological science, or a related field at an accredited four-year college or university and have a minimum 3.0 GPA.

Get more information on the AACT John Kitt Memorial Scholarship.


All I Need Scholarship Slam


Deadline: 4/15/16
Available to: Ages 13-25 Award Amount: $1,000

We all know this familiar question: If you were stranded on a deserted island, what’s the one thing you would take with you? You might be quick to answer with your favorite book or an empty journal to fill with all the new existential thoughts you’d have while on an island by yourself.

Well, we want to take this challenge a step further. What is the one thing you can’t live without? Is it a person, an object, or even an idea that you hold close to your heart?

Tell us in a poem about the importance of the one thing you feel you absolutely need and why, for your chance to win $1,000 for college.

Get more information on the All I Need Scholarship Slam.

Tiffany & Co. Scholarship

Deadline: 4/30/16
Available to: College Freshmen through College Seniors
Award Amount: $4,600

The Tiffany & Co. Scholarship is available to students enrolled at the Gemological Institute of America.

Get more information on the Tiffany & Co. Scholarship.

Absolute Brilliance Scholarship

Deadline: 4/30/16
Available to: College Freshmen through Graduate Student, Year 5
Award Amount: $1,000

The Absolute Brilliance Scholarship is available to students enrolled at the Gemological Institute of America.

You must be enrolled in the Distance Education eLearning Diamond Essential or Graduate Diamonds course to qualify for this award.

Get more information on the Absolute Brilliance Scholarship.

Mikimoto Scholarship

Deadline: 4/30/16
Available to: Graduate Students, Year 1 through Year 5
Award Amount: 8 Awards of $915

The Mikimoto Scholarship is available to students enrolled at the Gemological Institute of America.

You must be enrolled in the Distance Education eLearning Graduate Pearls program to qualify for this award.

Get more information on the Mikimoto Scholarship.

Jewelers of America Scholarship

Deadline: 4/30/16
Available to: College Freshmen through College Seniors
Award Amount: Varies

The Jewelers of America Scholarship is available to students enrolled at the Gemological Institute of America.

You must be enrolled in a Distance Education eLearning course, be an employee of a Jewelers of America member and have at least a year of experience to qualify for this award.

Get more information on the Jewelers of America Scholarship.

For the Love of Chocolate Foundation Scholarship

Deadline: 5/01/16
Ages: College Freshmen to College Seniors Award Amount: Varies

The For the Love of Chocolate Foundation Scholarship is available to students at the French Pastry School.

You must be accepted into L’Art de la Patisserie program, demonstrate a desire to develop your pastry art skills and have worked a minimum of 40 hours in a food service establishment prior to the beginning of the semester to qualify for this award.

Selection is also based on financial need.

A personal essay and two letters of recommendation must also be submitted.

Get more information on the For the Love of Chocolate Foundation Scholarship.

New York State Flower Industries Association Award

Deadline: Varies
Available to: College Seniors
Award Amount: $300

The New York State Flower Industries Association Award is available to students at SUNY Morrisville State College.

You must be a senior horticulture student planning to enter the flower industry to be eligible for this award.

Get more information on the New York State Flower Industries Association Award.

Heart of America Internship

Deadline: Varies
Ages: College Juniors to College Seniors

The Heart of America Internships are available to upper-class students pursuing a career in hospitality.

To be considered, you must live or attend school in or near Iowa, Illinois, Kansas, Omaha, Minnesota, or Wisconsin.

Get more information on the Heart of America Internship.

Marjorie J. Reed “Best Friend” Award Scholarship Fund

Deadline: Varies
Available to: College Freshmen to College Seniors
Award Amount: Varies

The Marjorie J. Reed “Best Friend” Award Scholarship Fund is available to graduates (or equivalent) of Douglas High School.

You must be pursuing a post-secondary education at a nonprofit, public or private two- or four-year trade school, college or university in the United States to be eligible for this award.

Selection is based on academic or technical potential, honor, service to others, loyalty and a love of learning and adventure.

Get more information on the Marjorie J. Reed “Best Friend” Award Scholarship Fund.

Love’s Geology Scholarship

Deadline: Varies
Available to: College Sophomore to College Senior
Award Amount: Varies

The Love’s Geology Scholarship is available to full-time geology majors at Radford University.

You must have completed at least four semester hours of 200-level or higher geology courses and have a minimum 3.0 GPA (overall and in your major) to be eligible for this award.

Get more information on the Love’s Geology Scholarship.

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