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    Youth Free Expression Project

    Youth Free Expression Project
    The Youth Free Expression Project Film Contest is open to filmmakers age 19 and younger who are living in the U.S. or its territories (citizenship not required). To qualify, you must submit an original film of four minutes or less addressing the topic: "You're Reading What?!?" You must discuss a time when parents, a teacher or some other adult was distressed ...
    Published over 2 years ago | Rated: +17
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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 about 4 years ago | Rated: +17
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    FIRE's "Freedom in Academia" Essay Contest

    FIRE's "Freedom in Academia" Essay Contest
    Why is free speech important at our nation's colleges and universities? Discuss this topic and more in an essay and submit it to FIRE's "Freedom in Academia" essay contest. This contest is open to graduating high school seniors. To enter, you must watch two short videos and write a 700-1200 word essay in response to the videos, which revolve around free ...
    Published over 4 years ago | Rated: +17
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    11 Scholarships on 11/11/11

    11 Scholarships on 11/11/11
    In celebration of today’s palindrome, 11/11/11, as well as National Scholarship Month, we’re highlighting 11 scholarships that you can still apply for this November. The highlighted scholarships range in school year requirements, from age 13 to post-doctoral candidates, and cover a wide spectrum of areas of interest like duck calling, automotives and educational and volunteer travel. There is a scholarship for ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated: +16
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    Scholarships for Students with Disabilities

    Scholarships for Students with Disabilities
    Whether you’ve lived with a hearing problem all of your life or overcome a life-threatening disease, there are scholarships for students with disabilities to provide every educational advantage. Typically, students with disabilities have mounting bills for therapy, hospitalization and treatment, which means an education has to be put on the back burner. Fortunately, the Fastweb database contains a multitude of scholarships ...
    Published over 4 years ago | Rated: +16
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    Scholarship Spotlight: Pearson Student Advisory Board Program

    Scholarship Spotlight: Pearson Student Advisory Board Program
    The Pearson Student Advisory Board Program offers students the chance to be a part of critical decision-making discussions at Pearson. Students will also benefit academically with a $1,000 stipend and complimentary copies of Pearson textbooks for college. Additionally, the Pearson Student Advisory Board Program provides many resume-building as well as travel experiences. Applicants are required to have completed at least one ...
    Published over 4 years ago | Rated: +16
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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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    “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 over 3 years ago | Rated: +16
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    AFA Teens Video Competition

    AFA Teens Video Competition
    The AFA Teens Video Competition is open to students between the ages of 13 and 19. To enter, you must submit an autobiography and create an artistic or documentary (non - fiction) video of two minutes or less that conveys the following: [gate] A moment in relation to Alzheimer’s disease when you learned something about your understanding of the disease, learned ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated: +16
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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 about 4 years ago | Rated: +16
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    Scholarship Spotlight: Caroline H. Newhouse Scholarship

    Scholarship Spotlight: Caroline H. Newhouse Scholarship
    The Caroline H. Newhouse Scholarship is a $2,000 opportunity to assist dancers in starting or returning to their professional dance career through further education and training. Those considering application must be an undergraduate, graduate or professional studies student. Applicants to the Caroline H. Newhouse Scholarship must submit an application as well as proof of performing work history. Deadline: 11/3/2010 Website: Caroline ...
    Published over 4 years ago | Rated: +16
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    Being an American Essay Contest

    Being an American Essay Contest
    The Being an American Essay Contest is open to high school students between the ages of 13 and 19. [gate] To enter, you must compose a maximum 1000 - word essay on the following topic: "How does the Constitution establish and maintain a culture of liberty?" The essay must be submitted by your teacher to be considered. Deadline: 12/15/2011 Website: Being ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated: +15
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    Scholarship Spotlight: Josephine de Karman Fellowship

    Scholarship Spotlight: Josephine de Karman Fellowship
    The Josephine de Karman Fellowship is open to all senior undergraduate and Ph.D. candidates who will defend their dissertation by 2012. Applicants must have a clear purpose and display exceptional ability in presenting and defending their thesis. Special consideration will be given to those students whose focus is in the humanities. Studies must be carried out in the U.S. and all ...
    Published over 4 years ago | Rated: +15
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    U.S. Bank Scholarship

    U.S. Bank Scholarship
    The U.S. Bank Scholarship is available to high school seniors and college undergraduate students. [gate] You must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident to be eligible for this award. Deadline: 5/31/13 Website: U.S. Bank Scholarship.
    Published about 2 years ago | Rated: +15
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    Scholarships for College Students

    Scholarships for College Students
    Between juggling your heavy course load, a part-time job and the distant remains of a social life, searching for scholarships is the last thing you feel like doing - especially because you may assume that, since you're a college student you won't win a scholarship anyway. False. College students win scholarships all the time. Seriously, those tuition bills aren’t going to ...
    Published about 4 hours ago | Rated: +15
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    After-Graduation Possibilities: Prestigious International Fellowship Programs

    After-Graduation Possibilities: Prestigious International Fellowship Programs
    Receiving a Fulbright Scholarship sure sounds impressive. If you’re a Rhodes Scholar no one would doubt your academic chops. But what exactly are they? They’re just two of several international grants and fellowships that fund a wide variety of independently-designed projects and advanced academic study abroad for recent college graduates. In other words, you could get paid to study a topic ...
    Published almost 6 years ago | Rated: +15
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    Do Something Presents Back to School 2012 Design Contest

    Do Something Presents Back to School 2012 Design Contest
    Tired of creating your friends website, T-shirt or new band logo? Put your design skills to good use and you could win yourself a scholarship. Do Something and Staples have teamed up to bring you the Back to School 2012 Design Contest. The team is looking for fun and creative artwork to be featured on some of next year’s school supplies. ...
    Published almost 4 years ago | Rated: +15
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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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    IES Abroad Disability Grant

    IES Abroad Disability Grant
    The IES Abroad Disability Grant is available to students with disabilities who are interested in studying abroad. *Deadline:* Rolling *Website:* www.iesabroad.org
    Published about 4 years ago | Rated: +15
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    John Lennon Scholarship for Songwriters and Composers

    John Lennon Scholarship for Songwriters and Composers
    The John Lennon Scholarship for Songwriters and Composers is available to students and alumni from select high schools and colleges throughout the United States. [gate] You must submit a recording of an original piece of music with lyrics to be eligible for this award. The contest is open to students between the ages of 17 and 24. Deadline: 4/17/2012 Website: John ...
    Published about 3 years ago | Rated: +15
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