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Top Winter Scholarships

Top Winter Scholarships

Don't let the news of a longer winter get you down! Warm up and celebrate the snow with these winter-themed scholarships, instead.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published February 10, 2016
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 ...

Published February 11, 2011
Scholarship Spotlight: Video Contest, $5,000 in Prizes

Scholarship Spotlight: Video Contest, $5,000 in Prizes

The Swackhamer Video Contest is open to students of all ages. To be eligible for this award, you must submit a video of no more than three minutes on the topic ...

Published February 16, 2010
10 Ways to Make Scholarship Sponsors Love You

10 Ways to Make Scholarship Sponsors Love You

Scholarship sponsors outline ten must haves for any successful application.

By Kay Peterson, Ph.D.
Published February 5, 2013
Michael Jackson’s $300 Million Legacy

Michael Jackson’s $300 Million Legacy

Michael Jackson died Thursday after going into cardiac arrest, at the age of 50. While no one disputes he was the King of Pop, what you may not have known is ...

By Lauren Bayne Anderson
Published June 26, 2009
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, ...

Published January 21, 2011
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, ...

Published January 28, 2011
Olive Garden's Pasta Tales Essay Contest

Olive Garden's Pasta Tales Essay Contest

Apply for the Olive Garden's Pasta Tales Essay Contest.

Published January 14, 2011
Scholarship Spotlight: DCPS Urban Education Leaders Internship Program

Scholarship Spotlight: DCPS Urban Education Leaders Internship Program

The DCPS Urban Education Leaders Internship Program (UELIP) is an intensive multi-disciplinary internship program that runs during the academic school year, administered by the Office of the Chancellor. Organizers are recruiting ...

Published November 12, 2010
How Not to Lose Your Scholarship

How Not to Lose Your Scholarship

You've won a scholarship--now, keep it.

By Kay Peterson, Ph.D.
Published May 10, 2016
FastWeb Announces 140 Character Essay Winner

FastWeb Announces 140 Character Essay Winner

FastWeb announces the 140 character essay winner.

By Adam Starr
Published September 8, 2009
Scholarship Spotlight: The Morality of Profit Global Competition, $20,000

Scholarship Spotlight: The Morality of Profit Global Competition, $20,000

The Morality of Profit Global Competition is available to students with an interest in the topic of the morality of profit. Students must submit an essay of no more than 3,000 ...

Published January 25, 2010
Art Scholarships and Internships

Art Scholarships and Internships

Find art scholarships to fuel your passion!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published August 5, 2016
10 Scam Warning Signs

10 Scam Warning Signs

These quick tips can help you spot a scam.

Published March 5, 2009
Develop Your Scholarship Game Plan

Develop Your Scholarship Game Plan

To win the big game, you have to have a strategy.

By Ben Kaplan
Published January 5, 2013
Painting Your Scholarship Portrait

Painting Your Scholarship Portrait

Learn how to create your own masterpiece--and win!

By Ben Kaplan
Published April 21, 2009
Upgrade your Essay with an Awesome Outline

Upgrade your Essay with an Awesome Outline

Organizing your essay will help you along the way.

By Ryan Uricks
Published March 4, 2009
Top Ten Scholarship  Email Etiquette Tips

Top Ten Scholarship Email Etiquette Tips

Email may be a quick way to communicate, but don’t forget your etiquette when emailing with admissions counselors, scholarship sponsors and financial aid officers. Make a good impression with these tips. ...

By Bridget Kulla
Published June 3, 2009
Scholarship Spotlight: DuPont Challenge Science Essay Competition

Scholarship Spotlight: DuPont Challenge Science Essay Competition

The DuPont Challenge Science Essay Competition is open to students in grades seven through twelve who are attending a public, private, or home school in the U.S., Canada, Puerto Rico, or ...

Published November 23, 2010
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, ...

Published January 28, 2011