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    Non-Traditional, Adult & Returning Student Scholarships & Internships

    Non-Traditional, Adult & Returning Student Scholarships & Internships
    Obtaining an education is one of the greatest achievements a person can accomplish. That’s why it’s not unusual for students, after putting their education on hold for whatever reason, decide to return to school to complete their education. The good news is that scholarship providers recognize this and offer scholarships specifically to such students, because returning to school is an accomplishment ...
    Published 2 months ago | Rated: +30
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    Luck of the Draw: Contest & Sweepstakes Scholarships

    Luck of the Draw: Contest & Sweepstakes Scholarships
    What’s great about contests and sweepstakes? They’re essentially scholarships that take very little time or effort and everyone has the opportunity to win. This scholarship category levels playing field for all students who enter because everyone adheres to the same entry criteria. Many even offer multiple entries if you choose to take advantage of them (which you should). To help better ...
    Published 2 months ago | Rated: +31
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    Scholarships for Average Students

    Scholarships for Average Students
    There’s nothing wrong with being average, in fact, most people are. We know you’re unique in oh-so-many ways – so what if your grades are just so-so? At Fastweb, we believe – no, we know that every student deserves scholarship opportunities. The good news is that scholarship providers know that, too. There are plenty of awards available to the masses, many ...
    Published 2 months ago | Rated: +147
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    Chicago High School Senior Wins $3 Million in Scholarships

    Chicago High School Senior Wins $3 Million in Scholarships
    For Arianna Alexander, the biggest question her senior year of high school wasn’t how she was going to pay for college but where she was actually going to attend. With $3 million in scholarship money, Alexander definitely had her pick of colleges. She just had to narrow it down from her list of 26 colleges that accepted her, six of which ...
    Published 2 months ago | Rated: +11
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    Essay Scholarships

    Essay Scholarships
    If you’re a skilled writer, a few hundred (or even a thousand) words is no biggie. Students that can easily express themselves through writing flock toward scholarships with interesting essays and the scholarships on this list are just that. All of the below scholarships require an essay entry – some as short as only 250 words – with interesting essay topics ...
    Published 2 months ago | Rated: +33
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    Photography and Film Scholarships and Internships

    Photography and Film Scholarships and Internships
    Do you have the photography bug? On the other hand, perhaps, moving pictures are your passion. Do you love shooting at every angle and capturing every moment? If you answered yes, then keep reading because these scholarships are seriously right up your alley! Whether you’re interested in photography or film-making as a hobby or seriously taking it on as a part ...
    Published 2 months ago | Rated: +83
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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: +86
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    2015 Scholarships

    2015 Scholarships
    Let’s kick off the New Year on a great note – starting with plenty of opportunities to pay for school for every student. We’ve found new and exciting scholarship opportunities for 2015 so you can begin your New Year with opportunities for a better tomorrow. Note: remember to keep checking back, too, because we'll keep updating with new and exciting scholarship ...
    Published 2 months ago | Rated: +165
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    Culinary Arts Scholarships

    Culinary Arts Scholarships
    It doesn't take a professional chef to know that creating the perfect dish is both a science and an art. As a student of the culinary arts or a related field, you surely already know this. But did you know that scholarship providers recognize this, too? It's a great thing because specialty schools can be quite expensive! We're listing some of ...
    Published 2 months ago | Rated: +27
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    Athletic Scholarships on Fastweb

    Athletic Scholarships on Fastweb
    Don't think it's possible to pay for college and continue to play the sport you love? Think again. Athletic scholarships make it possible for student-athletes to pursue their academic and athletic dreams in college -- even if you plan to play on an intramural team instead of the college's official team. Check out these scholarships for student athletes, and get paid ...
    Published 2 months ago | Rated: +13
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    Unique, Silly & Fun Scholarships

    Unique, Silly & Fun Scholarships
    Weird. Wacky. Outlandish. Some of the most ridiculous things in life are what you take notice of. The same goes with scholarships. Some of the best are also some of the silliest, weirdest, oddball awards that often get a "I can get an award for what?!" type of reaction. This is exactly why they’re worth celebrating. Here are some of Fastweb’s ...
    Published 2 months ago | Rated: +130
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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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    Hospitality Business Scholarships & Internships

    Hospitality Business Scholarships & Internships
    Service with a smile. It’s a lot easier than it sounds, isn’t it? That’s why providing great service takes talent, hard work and dedication. As a hospitality business major, you know how difficult this work can be, but you do it. And you not only do it - you do it well. Scholarship providers recognize this – especially those within the ...
    Published 2 months ago | Rated: +31
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    Art Scholarships and Internships

    Art Scholarships and Internships
    When students are work hard to develop passions, both inside and outside of the classroom, organizations take notice. That's why not all scholarships are based on academic performance. Alternatively, many seek to reward a student's unique talent — whether it’s athletic, mechanical, art-based, etc. To help connect creative students with increasing scholarship opportunities, the Fastweb database contains an array of art ...
    Published 2 months ago | Rated: +126
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    LGBTQ Community Scholarships

    LGBTQ Community Scholarships
    June is Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Pride (LGBT) Pride Month and, in support, Fastweb is working to connect students with educational opportunities that will only further equality for years to come. Such opportunities like scholarships, grants, fellowships and internships available to the LGBTQ community are not just available to students who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender or queer, but ...
    Published 3 months ago | Rated: +82
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    Social Media Internships

    Social Media Internships
    By now, it’s been drilled into our minds: yes, social media can impact your future. But, why not use that fact to your advantage? If you’re into social media, why not apply for an internship that involves social media skills? There are plenty of opportunities out there for the Internet-savvy student! Check out the following internships, involving social media skills: Fashion ...
    Published 3 months ago | Rated: +75
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    Get Paid for Your Degree: Teaching Assistantships

    Get Paid for Your Degree: Teaching Assistantships
    What comes to mind when you hear the phrase “work your way through school?” Waiting tables? Working the night shift? What about standing in front of a roomful of freshman students teaching course material? Many university graduate programs offer the opportunity to become a graduate teaching assistant (TA). A TA position offers many benefits, including relief from paying full tuition and ...
    Published 3 months ago | Rated: +11
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    Patriotic Scholarships

    Patriotic Scholarships
    A true patriot is red, white and blue, inside and out. If you're a true patriot, then the following Americana-themed scholarships are right up your alley. Nothing encompasses the American dream more than these patriotic scholarships. Scholarship opportunities enable students to gain access to higher education through helping to paying for school. Think about it: aren't opportunities really at the heart ...
    Published 3 months ago | Rated: +105
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    Big Bang Theory for Your Buck: TV’s First Scholarship

    Big Bang Theory for Your Buck: TV’s First Scholarship
    The creator, cast and crew of Big Bang Theory are making TV and education history by announcing the first ever TV-inspired scholarship. Now, it doesn’t take a genius to know that this is…well, genius. The Big Bang Theory Scholarship is available to students pursuing degrees in science, technology, engineering and math at UCLA, according to ABC News. Currently, the scholarship endowment ...
    Published 3 months ago | Rated: +12
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    Super-Sized Scholarships by Year

    Super-Sized Scholarships by Year
    When it comes to winning money to pay for school, bigger award amounts can make a world of difference in your life (not to mention, in paying for college and/or your current tuition bills). That’s why we’ve taken the time to list out scholarships (and some grants and fellowships, too) with jaw-dropping sums for high school, college and graduate students. No ...
    Published 3 months ago | Rated: +37
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