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    Scholarship Spotlight: Jenzabar Foundation Student Leadership Award

    Scholarship Spotlight: Jenzabar Foundation Student Leadership Award
    The Jenzabar Foundation Student Leadership Award is open to students currently enrolled in an accredited college or university. It seeks to award students who devote their time to social and philanthropic activities with a $5,000 scholarship. Applicants must first become a member of the Jenzabar Foundation, which just requires filling out an online form. Then, an individual, educational institution or non-for-profit ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated: +11
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    Scholarship Spotlight: Compassion and Child Trafficking Essay Contest

    Scholarship Spotlight: Compassion and Child Trafficking Essay Contest
    The Compassion and Child Trafficking Essay Contest is open to high school and college students. In order to qualify, applicants must submit an essay on the issues surrounding child trafficking and its implications on society. The essay must also demonstrate applicants' perspectives current and future problems involving child trafficking. The essay contest is divided into two age categories -- those under ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated: +18
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    Scholarship Spotlight: Edison Scholars Program

    Scholarship Spotlight: Edison Scholars Program
    The Edison Scholars Program is open to high school students with a GPA of 2.8 or higher. Students must be planning to attend an accredited four-year institution of higher learning and major in one of the following areas: math, physics, chemistry, engineering (electrical, computer, chemical or mechanical), materials science or computer science/information systems. Edison Scholars will receive a $2,500 scholarship award ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated: +14
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    Scholarship Spotlight: Swackhamer Disarmament Video Contest

    Scholarship Spotlight: Swackhamer Disarmament Video Contest
    The Swackhamer Disarmament Video Contest is open to students of all ages. To be considered, you must submit a video of no more than three minutes that addresses the following question: "How would the world look if the funds allocated to nuclear weapons throughout the Nuclear Age ($7.5 trillion for the US alone) had been spent instead on building a more ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rate This
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    Scholarship Spotlight: Beans for Brains Scholarship

    Scholarship Spotlight: Beans for Brains Scholarship
    The Beans for Brains Scholarship is available to enrolled undergraduate students. Your major can be in any field but you must be a knitter or crocheter and submit a photo of your latest project to qualify for this award. *Deadline:* April 1, 2011 *Website:* www.jimmybeanswool.com
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated: +1
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    Scholarship Spotlight: DNA Day Essay Contest

    Scholarship Spotlight: DNA Day Essay Contest
    The DNA Day Essay Contest is available to students in grades 9-12. Students must compose an essay of no more than 700 words that examine, question, and reflect on the important concepts of genetics. Essays are expected to contain substantive, well-reasoned arguments indicative of a depth of understanding of the concepts related to the essay questions. *Deadline:* March 7, 2011 *Website:* ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated: +40
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    Scholarship Spotlight: U.S. Air Force Health Professions Scholarship Program

    Scholarship Spotlight: U.S. Air Force Health Professions Scholarship Program
    The U.S. Air Force Health Professions Scholarship Program is open to students in the U.S. Air Force who have been accepted to an accredited graduate institution to pursue health professions. Applicants must be U.S. citizens. Deadline: Rolling Website: U.S. Air Force Health Professions Scholarship Program
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated: +13
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    Scholarship Spotlight: Americanism Educational League Essay Contest

    Scholarship Spotlight: Americanism Educational League Essay Contest
    The American Educational League Essay Contest is open to all undergraduate students in the U.S. Applicants are asked to write a 2,000 word essay on one of the following topics: death penalty vs. life sentence, national defense vs. international defense, bankruptcy vs. government bailouts and same sex marriage vs. heterosexual marriage. Each essay must also be accompanied by an entry form ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated: +17
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    Negative Population Growth Scholarship Contest

    Negative Population Growth Scholarship Contest
    The Negative Population Growth Scholarship Essay Contest is open to high school seniors and college freshmen, sophomores and juniors. You must submit an essay on the following topic: "Without critical changes, U.S. population is projected to reach 438 million people in less than 40 years. Explain how this projected growth will negatively affect the United States socially, economically and environmentally". Submissions ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated: +21
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    Scholarship Spotlight: Engineer Girl! Essay Contest

    Scholarship Spotlight: Engineer Girl! Essay Contest
    The 2011 Engineer Girl! Essay Contest is available to boys and girls in 9th-12th grade. In no more than 1500 words, describe an item that is used for disaster relief. Explain how it works. Point out key elements of the design and why it was designed that way. Describe how different types of engineers (e.g. civil, mechanical, electrical, etc.) might have ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated: -19
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    Attend Do Something Boot Camp on Fastweb

    Attend Do Something Boot Camp on Fastweb
    Are you an activist, social entrepreneur or community leader? Do you have a cause that will contribute to the greater good that you want to promote? Learn how to be your cause’s greatest advocate through the DoSomething.org Boot Camp on Saturday, February 5th, starting at 9 a.m. PST. DoSomething.org Boot Camp is packed with how-to sessions on organizing your own community ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated: +13
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    Win $100,000 and Change the World

    Win $100,000 and Change the World
    Could you use $100,000 to change the world? The Do Something Awards celebrate young people 25 and under who are tackling a problem and changing the world. Five nominees will be rewarded with a $10,000 community grant, participation in a live VH1 TV show, media coverage and continued support from DoSomething.org. The grand prize winner will receive $100,000 during the live ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated: +72
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    Scholarship Spotlight: The Davis-Putter Scholarship

    Scholarship Spotlight: The Davis-Putter Scholarship
    The Davis-Putter Scholarship is open to undergraduate and graduate students actively involved in the progressive movement. Early recipients of this scholarship were working for civil rights, against McCarthyism and for peace in Vietnam. To qualify, students must be involved in the struggle against racism, sexism, homophobia, and other forms of oppression, building the movement for economic justice, and creating peace through ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated: +14
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    Scholarship Spotlight: Scholarship for Military Children

    Scholarship Spotlight: Scholarship for Military Children
    The Scholarship for Military Children is available to unmarried children under the age of 23 of active duty, Reserve/Guard, and retired military service members or survivors of service members who died while on active duty or survivors of individuals who died while receiving retired pay from the military. Applicants must be enrolled or planning to enroll in a full-time undergraduate institution ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated: +13
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    Scholarship Spotlight: Ernest F. Hollings Undergraduate Scholarship

    Scholarship Spotlight: Ernest F. Hollings Undergraduate Scholarship
    The Ernest F. Hollings Undergraduate Scholarship is available to college sophomores who are attending college full-time. Applicants must be majoring in a field related to oceanic and atmospheric science, research, technology, or education as well as a U.S. citizen. The scholarship provides up to $8,000 per year, a 10-week full-time internship position that pays $650 a week, and another $8,000 scholarship ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated: +11
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    Scholarship Spotlight: Jimmy Rane Foundation Scholarship

    Scholarship Spotlight: Jimmy Rane Foundation Scholarship
    The Jimmy Rane Foundation Scholarship is open to high school seniors and current college students in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, South Carolina, Mississippi, Tennessee, Louisiana, Texas, North Carolina, Kentucky, Oklahoma, Arkansas, Iowa, Nebraska, Kansas or Missouri. To qualify, students must be a U.S. Citizen or permanent resident, have a minimum GPA of 3.0 in high school or a minimum GPA of 2.7 ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated: +15
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    12 Tips on Winning a Scholarship

    12 Tips on Winning a Scholarship
    What if you had all the secrets to winning a scholarship? Would you tell the world -- or keep them for yourself? Nationally recognized financial aid and scholarship expert, Mark Kantrowitz, does have all the secrets, and fortunately, he's spilling everything he knows. Kantrowitz has provided Fastweb with the top 12 tips on winning a scholarship: 1. Start searching for scholarships ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated: +121
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    Foundation for Sustainable Development Internship

    Foundation for Sustainable Development Internship
    The Foundation for Sustainable Development Internship is available to students and young professionals who are able to work independently and support FSD's growth. A weekly time commitment of at least 16 hours is required with a total commitment of 500 hours. Internships are available in international areas, marketing and communications, events and public relations, graphic design, copywriting and editing, grantwriting and ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated: +12
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    "A Voice for Animals" High School Essay Contest

    "A Voice for Animals" High School Essay Contest
    The "A Voice for Animals" Essay Contest is open to high school and home schooled students who are under the age of 19. To be eligible, you must establish or become involved with a project that address either the mistreatment of one animal species or one cause of animal suffering, or the preservation of one species threatened with extinction. Your project ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated: +70
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    Scholarship Spotlight: Google Global Science Fair 2011

    Scholarship Spotlight: Google Global Science Fair 2011
    The Google Global Science Fair 2011 is open to students between the ages of 13 and 18. You, or your team of two or three, must create either a two-minute video or 20-slide presentation giving an overview of your project and embed it on the Summary page of your project submission. You may submit projects in any one of the following ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rate This
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