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    Center for the Study of the Presidency Internship

    Center for the Study of the Presidency Internship
    The Center for the Study of the Presidency Internship is available to students at with an interest in the American Presidency. You will assist in the research and writing of policy analyses and other projects and help organize meetings, conferences and outreach programs. [gate] Preference will be given to junior, senior and graduate students with a background in political science, history, ...
    Published over 4 years ago | Rated: +12
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    Scholarship Spotlight: The New Threats to Freedom Essay Contest

    Scholarship Spotlight: The New Threats to Freedom Essay Contest
    The New Threats to Freedom Essay Contest is open to students pursuing a degree at an accredited college or university in the United States. To be considered for the short form contest, you must submit a three to five minute video, or a 300 - 500 word response to one of three videos provided, which discuss topics in the book, New ...
    Published over 4 years ago | Rated: +1
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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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    Scholarship Spotlight: SMART Scholarship

    Scholarship Spotlight: SMART Scholarship
    Get a SMART scholarship for being a brainiac. The SMART Scholarship is available to undergraduate, Master's and Ph.D. degree-seeking students who are focusing on science, technology, mathematics and engineering. Applicants must be at least 18 years of age as well as a U.S. citizen. Recipients will receive full tuition and fees, a $25,000 - $41,000 per year cash award, health insurance ...
    Published over 4 years ago | Rated: +22
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    Scholarship Spotlight: Healthcare Information Management Scholarship

    Scholarship Spotlight: Healthcare Information Management Scholarship
    The HIMSS Foundation is giving graduate students in the health care field an opportunity to fund their further education. Applicants must be members of HIMSS as well as pursuing a Master's or Ph.D. in healthcare information management and systems. Approximately ten awards will be distributed this year. Deadline: 10/31/2010 Website: Healthcare Information Management Scholarship
    Published over 4 years ago | Rated: +13
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    Scholarship Spotlight: Prudential Spirit of Community Award

    Scholarship Spotlight: Prudential Spirit of Community Award
    The Prudential Spirit of Community Award is open to students in grades 5 through 12 who have taken time out of their busy schedules to volunteer in the past year. Local students are initially recognized by participating organizations and given a certificate. After, a State Honoree is selected from all 50 states as well as the District of Columbia. State Honorees ...
    Published over 4 years ago | Rated: +20
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    Extreme Blue Internship for Grad Students

    Extreme Blue Internship for Grad Students
    Are you an MBA student interested in business and technology? If you answered yes, then we have the opportunity for you! The Extreme Blue Internship is available to graduate MBA students who are interested in undertaking challenging business and technology projects that are developed from across all IBM Corporation product, service and research divisions. If selected, you will become part of ...
    Published almost 5 years ago | Rate This
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    Scholarship Spotlight: Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship

    Scholarship Spotlight: Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship
    The Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship is for U.S., undergraduate students studying at an institution of higher learning. Applicants must be in the process of applying or have gained admission into a study abroad program that is eligible for credit a his or her home institution and be receiving a federal Pell Grant funding during the time of application. Deadline: 10/5/10 ...
    Published almost 5 years ago | Rated: +2
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    Fulbright Grant

    Fulbright Grant
    The Fulbright Grant Program is open to U.S. citizens who are interested in international study. Students in all fields of study are eligible to apply for this award. Preference is given to students whose higher education was received primarily in the United States and who have not lived in the country in which they wish to study for more than six ...
    Published almost 5 years ago | Rated: +10
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    Single Parent Scholarships

    Single Parent Scholarships
    Single parents comprise a large fraction of returning and non-traditional students. On top of working and parenting, single parents are stretching themselves even further to attain a higher education that leads to a better lifestyle for their entire family. Fastweb recognizes this commitment and challenge by providing these returning and non-traditional students with single parent scholarships. Our database contains many single ...
    Published almost 5 years ago | Rated: +30
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    First Generation Scholarships for Students

    First Generation Scholarships for Students
    As a first-generation college student, attending college isn’t just a big milestone for you. Rather, it’s a huge step for your entire family. Colleges and universities across the country recognize this achievement with scholarships for first generation students. To help first generation students get their foot in the door, Fastweb has filled its database with scholarships specifically targeted to first generation ...
    Published almost 5 years ago | Rated: +33
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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 almost 5 years ago | Rated: +16
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    Honors Scholarships

    Honors Scholarships
    While a plethora of scholarships exist to award students based on ethnic background, extracurricular activity and athletics, some students want to be noticed for the hard work they’ve done in the classroom. Whether it’s by joining an honor society or ranking first in the class, an honors scholarship not only recognizes that achievement but also awards it. As an honors scholarship ...
    Published almost 5 years ago | Rated: +150
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    Scholarships for Men

    Scholarships for Men
    Today, men aren’t choosing to attend college because it’s a family tradition. Rather, they see it as an investment in their intellect and therefore, the future. After all, a Bachelor’s degree increases lifetime income by $1.2 million more than a high school diploma. To make college possible for young men all over the country, the Fastweb database contains a massive amount ...
    Published about 5 years ago | Rated: +13
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    Minority Scholarships

    Minority Scholarships
    In 1976, college campuses looked a lot different than they do today. Over 80% of the students attending college were Caucasian, according to the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES). Now, however, the NCES reports that minorities comprise over 33% of the number of students enrolled in college—that’s more than double the amount that were attending 30 years ago. This percentage ...
    Published about 5 years ago | Rated: +28
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    The Fountainhead $10,000 Essay Contest

    The Fountainhead  $10,000 Essay Contest
    Are you familiar with Ayn Rand’s The Fountainhead? If not, read up on it and enter this scholarship essay contest for your shot at $10,000. Ayn Rand was a novelist and philosopher. She is known for her invention of a philosophical system she called Objectivism. Ayn Rand’s novels are intellectually stimulating and reading and writing about them, according to the website, ...
    Published about 5 years ago | Rated: +7
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    Sir John M. Templeton Fellowships $2,500 Essay Contest

    Sir John M. Templeton Fellowships $2,500 Essay Contest
    “Everyone wants to live at the expense of the state. They forget the state wants to live at the expense of everyone.” -Frederic Bastiat (1801–1850). The Sir John M. Templeton Fellowship Essay Contest asks applicants to imagine this statement to be true and write an essay 1,500 to 5,000 words on what ideas or reforms could be developed that would make ...
    Published about 5 years ago | Rated: +2
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    Irma Dobkin Universal Design $2,000 Grant

    Irma Dobkin Universal Design $2,000 Grant
    Get to work designers and you could earn yourself $2,000. Universal design is defined as a discipline by which to create solutions, design spaces, and develop products that suit the needs of all users throughout their life cycle. The Irma Dobkin Universal Design Grant is open to individuals involved with universal design. This grant is awarded to an individual working independently ...
    Published about 5 years ago | Rate This
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    Scholarship Spotlight: Compassion and the Imprisoned Child Essay Contest

    Scholarship Spotlight: Compassion and the Imprisoned Child Essay Contest
    According to the United Nations, over one million children worldwide are living in prison without any legal assistance or possibility of a fair trial. This essay contest, provided by Oakseed Ministries, is part of their efforts to raise awareness about the problem of imprisoned children worldwide. The yearlong project will end at the Annual Day of Prayer for Children at High ...
    Published over 5 years ago | Rated: +4
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    Scholarship Spotlight: Graphic Novel "Concept" Scholarship

    Scholarship Spotlight: Graphic Novel "Concept" Scholarship
    Here’s one for all you doodlelers out there, make your drawings pay off! Produce a concept for a graphic novel. A graphic novel is a story conveyed through pictures – like a comic book. This scholarship is looking for a graphic novel concept which is made up of two things; a graphic that in some way represents your novel, and a ...
    Published over 5 years ago | Rated: +9
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