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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 over 4 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 over 4 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 ...
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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 4 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 4 years ago | Rated: +9
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    Scholarship Spotlight: SATW Young Travel Writers Scholarship

    Scholarship Spotlight: SATW Young Travel Writers Scholarship
    The Society of American Travel Writers (SATW), a non-profit organization that works to promote responsible journalism and responsible travel wants to hear about your travels. This scholarship encourages young writers to share their most amazing travel memory through words and images. Applicants, submit a blog about where you went and what it meant to you, what worked and what didn't work, ...
    Published over 4 years ago | Rated: +1
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    Scholarship Spotlight: Paul Goodman Essay Contest

    Scholarship Spotlight: Paul Goodman Essay Contest
    The Paul Goodman Essay Contest, sponsored by Dissent Magazine and JSL Films, is granting one lucky winner a $1,000 cash prize and two runners-up with $250. Applicants must write an essay, 1,000-3,000 words long, on the topic “what is one of the pressing social and political issues of our time, and how would you address it?” Essays should be sent in ...
    Published over 4 years ago | Rated: +7
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    Scholarship Spotlight: Six Flags Friends Scholarship

    Scholarship Spotlight: Six Flags Friends Scholarship
    DoSomething.org and Six Flags are giving away six $1,500 college scholarships. Scholarship money will go directly to the college or university the winner is enrolled in. If the winner is not yet enrolled in a school, the money will be held until the winner chooses a school. Scholarships will be given to young leaders who are taking action to make a ...
    Published over 4 years ago | Rated: -34
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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 4 years ago | Rated: -2
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    Scholarship Spotlight: Tillman Military Scholarship

    Scholarship Spotlight: Tillman Military Scholarship
    Tillman Military Scholarships are designed to bridge the gap between what a service member can pay for school and how much school costs. Even with the GI Bill many service members and their dependents (children and spouses) are still unable to pay for school and therefore cannot further their education. Because of the sacrifices made by these men and women America ...
    Published over 4 years ago | Rated: +3
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    The Gen and Kelly Tanabe Scholarship

    The Gen and Kelly Tanabe Scholarship
    Gen and Kelly Tanabe are considered experts when it comes to college planning. They are the award-winning authors of eleven books on admission and scholarships. The Gen and Kelly Tanabe Scholarship is a merit-based, meaning financial need is not considered. Neither is past academic performance such as grades or ACT/SAT test scores, so everyone who enters is on an even playing ...
    Published over 4 years ago | Rated: +18
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    America's 9/11 Foundation, Inc. Scholarship

    America's 9/11 Foundation, Inc. Scholarship
    The America's 9/11 Foundation, Inc. Scholarship is available to students whose parent is a first responder (EMS, Fire or Police) either paid or volunteer. Also required is an essay of between 200 and 500 words on the topic: "Those who answer the 9/ 11 call and why do they do it?" Provided By: America's 9/11 Foundation, Inc. Deadline: March 15, 2010 ...
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    Scholarship Spotlight: New York Education Foundation, $1,500

    Scholarship Spotlight: New York Education Foundation, $1,500
    This is a national scholarship available to graduating high school seniors and first time college freshmen. Applicants must also be a U.S. Citizen or legal permanent resident, plan on attending a two or four year college or university in the U.S., and have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 (on a 4.0 scale). Awards range from $500-$1,500 and the final award ...
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    Scholarship Spotlight: APHA Get Ready Scholarship

    Scholarship Spotlight: APHA Get Ready Scholarship
    The APHA Get Ready Scholarship is available to high school seniors, undergraduate, and graduate students. To be eligible for this award you must write an essay between 500 to 750 words describing the importance of emergency preparedness by incorporating the themes listed on the sponsor's Web site. Provided By: American Public Health Association Deadline: April 02, 2010 Type of Award: Scholarship ...
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    Big Dig Scholarship

    Big Dig Scholarship
    The Big Dig Scholarship is available to high school seniors and college freshmen and sophomores. [gate] To be considered, you must submit an essay between 500 and 1000 words that addresses the following issue: "In 200 years, one of your relatives is going to be digging in what is now your backyard. They are going to find something that you buried ...
    Published over 4 years ago | Rated: +35
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    Scholarship Spotlight: Get Ready Scholarship, $500

    Scholarship Spotlight: Get Ready Scholarship, $500
    The APHA Get Ready Scholarship is available to high school seniors, undergraduate, and graduate students. To be eligible for this award you must write an essay between 500 to 750 words describing the importance of emergency preparedness by incorporating the themes listed on the sponsor's Web site. Name: APHA Get Ready Scholarship Provided By: American Public Health Association Deadline: April 02, ...
    Published over 4 years ago | Rated: -13
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    Scholarship Spotlight: Video Contest, $5,000 in Prizes

    Scholarship Spotlight: Video Contest, $5,000 in Prizes
    The Swackhamer Video Contest is open to students of all ages. To be eligible for this award, you must submit a video of no more than three minutes on the topic "Avoiding Catastrophe: Changing Our Modes of Thinking". Your video must answer the two questions that are listed on the sponsor's site. Find Out More... Name: Swackhamer Video Contest Provided By: ...
    Published over 4 years ago | Rated: -9
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    Scholarship Spotlight: Akash Kuruvilla Memorial Scholarship, $1,000

    Scholarship Spotlight: Akash Kuruvilla Memorial Scholarship, $1,000
    The Akash Kuruvilla Memorial Scholarship is available to full- time undergraduate students pursuing post- secondary study. You must submit a 750- word essay answering the question, "What does the phrase 'The American Dream' mean to you and how do you embody 'The American Dream'? A 500- word personal statement, two letters of recommendation, and a copy of your academic transcript are ...
    Published over 4 years ago | Rated: +20
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    Scholarship Spotlight: APHA Get Ready Scholarship, $500

    Scholarship Spotlight: APHA Get Ready Scholarship, $500
    The APHA Get Ready Scholarship is available to high school seniors, undergraduate, and graduate students. To be eligible for this award you must write an essay between 500 to 750 words describing the importance of emergency preparedness by incorporating the themes listed on the sponsor's Web site. Provided By: American Public Health Association Deadline: April 02, 2010 Type of Award: Scholarship ...
    Published over 4 years ago | Rated: +17
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    Scholarship Spotlight: Campus Discovery Scholarship, $5,000

    Scholarship Spotlight: Campus Discovery Scholarship, $5,000
    The Campus Discovery Scholarship is available to current college students as well as those who have graduated in 2008 or 2009. You must complete a survey and submit an original response to the question: "Assume you could go back in time and talk to yourself as a high school senior. Knowing what you know now about college life and making the ...
    Published over 4 years ago | Rated: +122
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