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    “From Failure to Promise” Essay Contest

    “From Failure to Promise” Essay Contest
    The "From Failure to Promise" Essay Contest is open to high school seniors, undergraduate, and graduate students. To be considered, you must submit a 1000 - word essay that addresses the following questions: "How has the book, From Failure to Promise: An Uncommon Path to Professoriate positively impacted your pursuit of success and promise? What is your commitment to improving the ...
    Published almost 4 years ago | Rated: +14
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    James Alan Cox Foundation Scholarships

    James Alan Cox Foundation Scholarships
    Do you dream of being a photojournalist? Of capturing life’s big and small moments to share with the rest of the world? The James Alan Cox Foundation seeks to help aspiring photographers and videographers not only go to college but get the equipment they need to transform their passion into a possible career path. Founded after Cox’s death in a mid-air ...
    Published about 3 years ago | Rated: +13
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    Dr Pepper Million Dollar Tuition Giveaway – Cotton Bowl Contest

    Dr Pepper Million Dollar Tuition Giveaway – Cotton Bowl Contest
    The Dr Pepper Million Dollar Tuition Giveaway - Cotton Bowl Contest is open to students who are who are between the ages of 18 and 24. To enter, you must submit an original video explaining why you deserve to win. Deadline: 12/15/2011 Website: Dr Pepper Million Dollar Tuition Giveaway – Cotton Bowl Contest
    Published almost 4 years ago | Rated: +12
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    Burger King Scholars Program

    Burger King Scholars Program
    The Burger King Scholars Program is open to graduating high school seniors in the U.S., Canada, and Puerto Rico.[gate] To be eligible, you must have a minimum 2.5 GPA and plan to enroll in a two- or four-year college, university, or vocational school. Deadline: 1/10/13 Website: Burger King Scholars Program.
    Published over 2 years ago | Rated: +5
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    “Dream Deferred” Essay Contest on Civil Rights in the Middle East

    “Dream Deferred” Essay Contest on Civil Rights in the Middle East
    The "Dream Deferred" Essay Contest on Civil Rights in the Middle East is available to students who are 25 years old or younger and live in the Middle East or the U.S. You must submit a 600 - to 1500 - word essay addressing one of the questions listed on the sponsor's Web site. You must reside in an Arab League ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated: +11
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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 about 4 years ago | Rated: +16
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    Handling Scholarship Essays

    Handling Scholarship Essays
    The scholarship essay is one of the most important components to your application – no pressure. It enables the scholarship committee to get to know you a little better but also to assess your intelligence, maturity and ability to represent the scholarship or foundation’s mission. While all of this may sound intimidating, it doesn’t have to be that way. With some ...
    Published 6 months ago | Rated: +35
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    2010 Scholarship Provider of the Year Winners Announced

    2010 Scholarship Provider of the Year Winners Announced
    As it has for the past 12 years, Fastweb has again been a proud sponsor of the Scholarship Provider of the Year Award and is happy to announce this year’s winning recipients in the two categories of college and university providers and independent providers. The 2010 college and university provider of the year award winner is the University of Southern Mississippi’s ...
    Published almost 5 years ago | Rated: +8
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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 over 3 years ago | Rated: +11
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    Scholarship Spotlight: Krylon Clear Choice Art Scholarship

    Scholarship Spotlight: Krylon Clear Choice Art Scholarship
    In an effort to contribute to the fine arts Krylon is investing in young artists pursuing their dreams of becoming a fine artist. Krylon is giving away five $1,000 scholarships along with a gift package of Artist Sprays and Adhesives. In addition, the art program at each winner’s school will receive a $500 grant and a gift package of Krylon Artist ...
    Published over 5 years ago | Rated: -2
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    Social Media-Related Scholarships

    Social Media-Related Scholarships
    If you’re a social media savvy student, there are plenty of scholarships you can easily apply for! Scholarship providers often add social media components to scholarships, which is right up your alley. The cool thing about these awards is that entries can vary from tweets and short-essays to creating and sharing videos and photos on your social media accounts. Whatever your ...
    Published 2 months ago | Rated: +24
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    Change in Higher Education

    Change in Higher Education
    Obviously, the economy is President elect Barack Obama's main focus as he takes the reigns from Bush in January. However, let's not forget that Obama has many other initiatives he hopes to tackle during his presidency. If you haven't heard by now, Obama wants to make college more affordable for all Americans and his plans to do so will soon affect ...
    Published almost 7 years ago | Rated: +3
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    Don Kuhn Memorial Scholarship

    Don Kuhn Memorial Scholarship
    The Don Kuhn Memorial Scholarship is available to graduate students who are pursuing a career in non-profit direct / interactive marketing. [gate] You must have a minimum 3.0 GPA to be eligible for this award. Deadline: 5/31/13 Website: Don Kuhn Memorial Scholarship.
    Published over 2 years ago | Rated: +2
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    America’s Best Blogging Scholarship

    America’s Best Blogging Scholarship
    The America's Best Blogging Scholarship is available to undergraduate and graduate students and incoming freshmen. To be considered, you must write a 500 - 600 word blog post that addresses the following topic: Define the single most important political issue of the approaching presidential election. Explain not only what that issue is, but also why and how you propose we come ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated: +9
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    Discus Awards College Scholarship

    Discus Awards College Scholarship
    The Discus Awards College Scholarship is available to high school students planning to attend college. You must choose three areas from the categories on the Web site and provide evidence of your excellence in each, then post the information on the Web site. You must be nominated to qualify for this award. Self-nominations are also accepted. *Deadline:* Rolling *Website:* www.discusawards.com ...
    Published over 4 years ago | Rated: +5
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    High School Intern Program

    High School Intern Program
    The High School Intern Program at Cerner is open to students interested in a career in healthcare, business, or information technology. [gate] Interns will have the opportunity to work on challenging projects while growing professional skills in communication, time management, and collaboration Deadline: Rolling Website: High School Intern Program. .
    Published almost 3 years ago | Rated: +2
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    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 Guam. You must submit an essay between 700 and 1,000 words that discusses a scientific and / or technological development that has captured your interest and attention. The essay must ...
    Published almost 5 years ago | Rate This
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    Coca-Cola Scholars Program

    Coca-Cola Scholars Program
    The Coca-Cola Scholars Program is open to high school seniors who plan to pursue a degree at an accredited post - secondary institution in the U.S. [gate] You must have a minimum 3.0 GPA to be eligible for this award. Additionally, you must be one of the following: US citizen; US national; US permanent resident; temporary resident (in a legalization program); ...
    Published about 3 years ago | Rated: +14
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    Gen and Kelly Tanabe Scholarship

    Gen and Kelly Tanabe Scholarship
    The Gen and Kelly Tanabe Scholarship is open to ninth through twelfth grade high school students, college students, and graduate students who are legal U.S. residents. [gate] You must submit a 250 - word personal statement to be considered for this award. Students not currently in school must plan to enroll in a higher education program within 12 months. The award ...
    Published over 4 years ago | Rated: +21
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    Brainstorm Common Scholarship Essay Questions

    Brainstorm Common Scholarship Essay Questions
    The essay: It’s the most important part of your scholarship application, and it can be the hardest. But, the essay shouldn't keep you from applying. Take a look at some commonly asked essay questions and use them to prepare for your scholarship applications. Brainstorm ideas, do some research or create your own “stock” of scholarship essays. Your Field of Specialization and ...
    Published 6 months ago | Rated: +12
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