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    United States Senate Youth Program Award

    United States Senate Youth Program Award
    The United States Senate Youth Program Award is available to high school juniors and seniors who are elected student officers, including student body officers, class officers, student council representatives, and student representatives to a district or state level civic or educational organization. [gate] This program includes an all - expense paid week in Washington D.C. March 9 - 16, 2013 and ...
    Published over 1 year ago | Rated: +1
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    Jack Kent Cooke Dissertation Fellowship Award

    Jack Kent Cooke Dissertation Fellowship Award
    The Jack Kent Cooke Dissertation Fellowship Award is available to advanced doctoral students who are completing dissertations that further understanding of the educational pathways and experiences of high-achieving, low-income students. [gate] Applications are encouraged from a variety of disciplines including, but not limited to, education, sociology, economics, psychology, statistics, and psychometrics. Deadline: 2/4/13 Website: Jack Kent Cooke Dissertation Fellowship Award. ...
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    Scholarships & Internships for Animal Lovers

    Scholarships & Internships for Animal Lovers
    If you’re into friends of the four-legged variety, there are plenty of scholarships and internships that recognize and reward your passion! It doesn’t matter if your preference is fur, feathers or scales – there are scholarship and internship opportunities to suit every kind of animal lover out there. Fastweb listed them out so you can spend your extra time devoted to ...
    Published 3 months ago | Rated: +32
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    G.I.R.L. Game Design Competition Scholarship

    G.I.R.L. Game Design Competition Scholarship
    The G.I.R.L. - Gamers in Real Life - Game Design Competition Scholarship is open to undergraduate students who are enrolled in programs related to video games, including video game art, design, animation, production, programming or visual effects. You must have a minimum 3.0 GPA, be a legal U.S. resident, and at least 18 years of age at the time of application. ...
    Published over 2 years ago | Rated: +13
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    Lowe's Scholarship

    Lowe's Scholarship
    Recipients of a Lowe's scholarship must demonstrate community service through leadership. [gate] The program awards up to 50 winners who receive $50,000 each for their full-time undergraduate college career. The Lowe's Scholarship is open to high school seniors who have a cumulative GPA of at least 3.25. Get more information on the Lowe's Scholarship.
    Published over 1 year ago | Rated: +3
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    Scholarship Scam Red Flags

    Scholarship Scam Red Flags
    Scholarships are a wonderful option for students that would like help paying for school. As with anything good, there are people out there who will take advantage of students’ trust and hopes for the future. As a leading scholarship database, Fastweb screens all of the scholarships available on the site and does not charge anything for its services. There are, however, ...
    Published about 1 year ago | Rated: +36
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    Don't Be Trashy Scholarship

    Don't Be Trashy Scholarship
    The Don't Be Trashy Scholarship is available to students who are U.S. and Canadian citizens under the age of 25. You must sign up on the sponsor's website and start and complete a recycling project. [gate] Everyone who takes action in the campaign and reports back to DoSomething will be considered for this award. Deadline: 4/22/2012 Website: Don't Be Trashy Scholarship ...
    Published over 2 years ago | Rated: +12
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    Kohl’s Kids Who Care Scholarship

    Kohl’s Kids Who Care Scholarship
    The Kohl’s Kids Who Care Scholarship aims to recognize today’s youth who are giving back to their communities in a big way. [gate] To apply, you must submit documentation of a volunteer activity you either coordinated or participated in during the past 12 months, and you must also be between the ages of 6 and 18. Applicants are judged by the ...
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    “Your Point of View” Contest

    “Your Point of View” Contest
    The "Your Point of View" Contest is open to students between the ages of 14 and 19. To enter, you must submit an essay that illustrates changes that you believe your high school needs. The top ideas and stories will be asked to be part of a feature length documentary and the top 3 submissions will also receive funds towards their ...
    Published almost 3 years ago | Rated: +16
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    Engineering Internship

    Engineering Internship
    The Engineering Internship at Voice of America is open to students who are interested in broadcasting/internet technology, international business planning, project financial analysis, audience/media research and geographic information systems (GIS). You must have prior engineering or technical background experience, strong analytical/mathematical skills, and possess problem solving skills to be eligible for this internship. Interns will perform duties tailored to the skill ...
    Published over 2 years ago | Rated: +11
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    Nordstrom Scholarship Program

    Nordstrom Scholarship Program
    Every year, the Nordstrom Scholarship Program seeks to award 40 students with scholarships worth $10,000. [gate] To qualify, students must be high school juniors with a cumulative GPA of at least 2.7 and demonstrate financial need. A regional committee of community leaders interviews each applicant and then helps to select the winners. Once the winners are selected, Nordstrom, along with the ...
    Published over 1 year ago | Rate This
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    Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest

    Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
    The Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest is open to photographers ages 18 and over. Applicants may enter photographs in any of the five categories—Altered Images, Americana, the Natural World, People and Travel. Applicants compete to win cash prizes as well as the opportunity to have work printed in Smithsonian magazine and exhibited in the Smithsonian Institution. [gate] Deadline:12/1/2011 Website:Smithsonian Photo Magazine Contest ...
    Published almost 3 years ago | Rated: +13
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    Best Buy @15 Scholarship

    Best Buy @15 Scholarship
    Best Buy’s philanthropic foundation, @15, is giving back to students in a big way. Every year, Best Buy awards 1,000 students with a $1,000 scholarship. [gate] Applicants must be in grades 9 – 12. They must also demonstrate academic achievement, participate in volunteer efforts and have some work experience. Best Buy also hosts the site wwwat15.com, which gives students a voice ...
    Published over 1 year ago | Rated: -1
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    Kate Herzog Scholarship

    Kate Herzog Scholarship
    The Barnes and Noble Kate Herzog Scholarship is for students interested in pursuing writing. [gate] The award is available to high school seniors and college freshman and sophomores. You must submit an original, unpublished writing sample 1,000 words or less that's typed and double-spaced. (Writing published in a school publication is eligible.) A letter of recommendation from an instructor must also ...
    Published over 1 year ago | Rated: -1
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    $5000 Alcoa Recycling Scholarship

    $5000 Alcoa Recycling Scholarship
    The $5,000 Alcoa Recycling Scholarship is available to high school and college students who take part in DoSomething.org’s national recycling campaign 50 Cans. [gate] There are two ways to qualify: 1. Send information to six friends on the importance of recycling. 2. Collect and recycle 50 aluminum cans and submit a picture on DoSomething.org/50cans. Deadline: 12/18/12 Website: Alcoa Recycling Scholarship. ...
    Published over 1 year ago | Rated: +3
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    Actuary of Tomorrow-Stuart A. Robertson Memorial Scholarship

    Actuary of Tomorrow-Stuart A. Robertson Memorial Scholarship
    The Actuary of Tomorrow–Stuart A. Robertson Memorial Scholarship is available to full-time sophomores, juniors, and seniors majoring in actuarial science.[gate] You must have a minimum 3.0 GPA and have successfully completed two actuarial examinations. Deadline: 6/1/13 Website: Actuary of Tomorrow-Stuart A. Robertson Memorial Scholarship.
    Published over 1 year ago | Rated: -1
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    7 C’s of Winning Scholarships

    7 C’s of Winning Scholarships
    Have you ever wondered if scholarship winners have secrets to winning? There are certainly ways to increase your odds of winning scholarships. Check out the following seven “C’s” – ways you can increase your chances of obtaining sought-after scholarships. 1. Content There’s plenty of content detailing directions of how to successfully apply for scholarships. Such content exists in resources like books, ...
    Published about 1 month ago | Rated: +51
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    Summer Scholarships

    Summer Scholarships
    Fun in the sun. Being outside with friends. The 4th of July, swimming at the lake and eating more ice cream than you ever thought imaginable. These are just some of the many summer activities people enjoy – and get scholarships for, too. So, why shouldn't you? Below is a list of summer-themed scholarships for you to peruse and apply for ...
    Published 2 months ago | Rated: +35
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    Culinary Internship – Aramark

    Culinary Internship – Aramark
    The Culinary Internship is available to students pursuing a bachelor's degree in culinary arts and/or food service management. [gate] Working closely with the executive chef and sous chefs, interns will have the opportunity to broaden their culinary skills while enjoying spectacular destinations or cultural attractions. As a summer intern, you are also gaining knowledge of an industry leader providing you with ...
    Published over 1 year ago | Rated: -1
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    10 Scholarships for Asian-Pacific American Students

    10 Scholarships for Asian-Pacific American Students
    May is Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month, which means it’s the perfect time to honor and celebrate Asian and Pacific Islanders within the United States! In honor of Asian Pacific American Heritage Month, Fastweb is celebrating students with Asian-Pacific heritage with the following list of scholarships, all of which celebrate the value of a student’s diverse background. To help better organize your ...
    Published 2 months ago | Rated: +20
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