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    Sports Scholarships, Athletic Scholarships and Financial Aid for Student Athletes

    Sports Scholarships, Athletic Scholarships and Financial Aid for Student Athletes
    Approximately 1% to 2% of undergraduate students in Bachelor's degree programs receive athletic scholarships, a total of about $1 billion a year. Additional facts and figures concerning athletic scholarships may be found in the Backgrounder: Athletic Scholarships. Of schools with a NCAA affiliation, only Division I and Division II schools may offer athletic scholarships. Division III schools -- the most prestigious ...
    Published 10 months ago | Rated: +20
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    AFSA High School Senior Scholarship Contest

    AFSA High School Senior Scholarship Contest
    The AFSA High School Senior Scholarship Contest is open to high school seniors who plan to further their education at a college, university, or certified trade school. [gate] To enter, you must read the "Fire Sprinkler Essay" then take an open - book, ten - question multiple - choice test. Students will receive an entry into a drawing for each question ...
    Published almost 3 years ago | Rated: +13
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    Cultural Survival Guatemala Radio Project Internship

    Cultural Survival Guatemala Radio Project Internship
    The Cultural Survival Guatemala Radio Project Internship is open to students and graduates who are interested in human rights and are also fluent and proficient in Spanish. [gate] Interns will work on a project between Cultural Survival and six Guatemalan organizations designed to protect Maya peoples' access to media and to improve the effectiveness of community radio as a means for ...
    Published almost 3 years ago | Rated: +13
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    Military Spouse Scholarships: Joanne Holbrook Patton Scholarship

    Military Spouse Scholarships: Joanne Holbrook Patton Scholarship
    The Joanne Holbrook Patton Military Spouse Scholarship is available to the spouses of Uniformed Services members who are enrolled in a post- secondary, graduate, vocational, or technical school. GED, ESL, and online students are also eligible to apply. These military spouse scholarships are awarded to spouses of Uniformed Services who are active duty, reserve components, retirees and survivors. Applicants must be ...
    Published almost 3 years ago | Rated: +13
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    Ventures Scholars Program

    Ventures Scholars Program
    The Ventures Scholars Program is open to underrepresented and first - generation college - bound students. You must be pursuing a math - or science - based career to be considered for this award. [gate] Deadline: Rolling Apply for the Ventures Scholars Program
    Published about 2 years ago | Rated: +11
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    Radhakrishnan Memorial Scholarship

    Radhakrishnan Memorial Scholarship
    The S. Radhakrishnan Memorial Scholarship is available to full - time students whose lives have been directly or indirectly affected by cancer. [gate] Selection is based on academic performance, extracurricular activities, and the quality of your answers to the essay questions. Deadline: 9/30/2012 Website: Radhakrishnan Memorial Scholarship
    Published about 2 years ago | Rated: +10
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    Navigate Summer Scholarships

    Navigate Summer Scholarships
    With summer setting in you’re probably thinking of all the things you want to do with your time off. While relaxing, sleeping in, seeing friends and soaking up sun is what you’ve waited for all school year long it’s important to not forget about scholarships and the school year ahead. Here’s some scholarships and ideas on where to look for scholarships ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated: +15
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    Boren Fellowship

    Boren Fellowship
    The Boren Fellowship is available to U.S. graduate students wishing to pursue their studies overseas. You must be pursuing the study of languages and cultures deemed critical to U.S. national security and be highly motivated by the opportunity to work in the federal government to qualify for this award. [gate] Students wishing to do a combination of domestic and overseas studies ...
    Published about 2 years ago | Rated: +10
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    Optimist International Essay Contest

    Optimist International Essay Contest
    The Optimist International Essay Contest is open to youth under the age of 19 as of December 31, 2010. Applicants must write an essay on the following topic: "How My Education is the Key to a Successful Future." Essays must be between 700 - 800 words in length. Contestants must enter through a local Optimist Club or an at-large contest if ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated: +14
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    Fountainhead Essay Contest

    Fountainhead Essay Contest
    The Fountainhead Essay Contest is open worldwide to 11th and 12th graders. You must write an essay of no fewer than 800 and no more than 1,600 words on a topic relating to Ayn Rand's novel, "The Fountainhead." Topics can be found on the sponsor's Web site. Essays are judged on both style and content. The winning essay must demonstrate an ...
    Published almost 3 years ago | Rated: +10
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    Excellence in the Sciences Scholarship

    Excellence in the Sciences Scholarship
    The Excellence in the Sciences Scholarship is open to students who are majoring in one of the sciences and planning to study abroad through an Institute for the International Education of Students (IES) program. Applicants must have at least a 3.3 GPA. Recipients must submit a 1-page paper on their IES study abroad experience -- how it has changed them personally, ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated: +16
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    Design Internship – Marvel Entertainment

    Design Internship – Marvel Entertainment
    The Design Internship is available to full-time students. Interns will work with the Junior and Senior Art Directors of the Business Development department on various types of design projects from web banners, logo design, and advertising design to help develop and design assets for all of the conventions that Marvel attends. Interns should have knowledge of current versions of Adobe Photoshop, ...
    Published almost 3 years ago | Rated: +11
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    Xerox Technical Minority Scholarship

    Xerox Technical Minority Scholarship
    The Xerox Technical Minority Scholarship is open to all minority levels at the bachelor level or above. Scholarship amounts vary from $1,000 to $10,000. Applicants must be enrolled in a technical degree program. To apply, applicants must submit an application form, cover letter and resume through the website. Deadline: 9/30/2011 Website: Xerox Technical Minority Scholarship
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated: +13
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    Grandparents Gone Wired Scholarship

    Grandparents Gone Wired Scholarship
    The Grandparents Gone Wired Scholarship is available to students who are U.S. and Canadian citizens under the age of 25. You must help your grandparents enter the digital age and show them how to use Facebook, Skype and Gmail. [gate] Everyone who takes action in the campaign and reports back to DoSomething will be considered for this award. Deadline: 12/30/2011 Website: ...
    Published almost 3 years ago | Rated: +12
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    Siemens Competition

    Siemens Competition
    The Siemens Competition is available to high school students. Students are encouraged to do research in mathematics, engineering, biological, or physical science. Students, working individually or on a team of two or three, will have the opportunity to present their research to leading scientists in their field. [gate] Three hundred projects are recognized as semifinalists. Regional finalists are awarded a trip ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated: +9
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    Apprentice Ecologist Initiative Scholarship

    Apprentice Ecologist Initiative Scholarship
    The Apprentice Ecologist Initiative Scholarship is open to young people interested in protecting wildlife and the environment. [gate] To be considered, you must conduct your own environmental stewardship project in 2011, take digital photos of your project in action, and write an essay about your project and what it meant to you. Deadline: 12/31/2011 Website: Apprentice Ecologist Initiative Scholarship
    Published almost 3 years ago | Rated: +13
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    HUGE High School Scholarships

    HUGE High School Scholarships
    High school is filled with some of life’s greatest moments, but also can be very stressful. You get to attend prom but, then again, there are college applications. Graduation is near but, unfortunately, you also had to take your SATs and ACTs. Wouldn't a scholarship with a larger than life amount help dim the not-so-savory memories? We think so. At the ...
    Published 9 months ago | Rated: +50
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    Platt Family Scholarship Prize Essay Contest

    Platt Family Scholarship Prize Essay Contest
    The Platt Family Scholarship Prize Essay Contest is open to full- time undergraduate students enrolled in an American college or university. You must write an essay between 1,500 and 5,000 words on the topic, "Lincoln the War President" to be eligible for this award. Complete details and topic prompt are on the sponsor's web site. *Website:* thelincolnforum.org *Deadline:* July 31, 2011 ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rate This
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    Social Media Internship – Marvel Entertainment

    Social Media Internship – Marvel Entertainment
    The Social Media Internship is available to full-time students. Interns will be involved in social media reporting and analysis, assisting in maintaining the Marvel Audience Network, various online research projects and participation in brainstorming sessions. An interest in Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and emerging social media networks/technologies is a must. You must also demonstrate internet knowledge, strong writing, research, and Excel skills ...
    Published almost 3 years ago | Rated: +11
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    10 Scholarships with GIANT Amounts for College Students

    10 Scholarships with GIANT Amounts for College Students
    Being a college student takes insurmountable time and effort – not to mention good old fashioned hard work. The good news is, people notice. And it’s the people noticing that creating the very scholarships you’re likely to notice – those with the hefty amounts. The following ten scholarships fall into that category, with jaw-dropping amounts that’ll knock your socks off, making ...
    Published 9 months ago | Rated: +41
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