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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 over 3 years ago | Rated: +14
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    Optimist International Essay Contest

    Optimist International Essay Contest
    The Optimist International Essay Contest is open to youth under the age of 19 as of December 31, 2010. Applicants must write an essay on the following topic: "How My Education is the Key to a Successful Future." Essays must be between 700 - 800 words in length. Contestants must enter through a local Optimist Club or an at-large contest if ...
    Published almost 4 years ago | Rated: +14
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    MIT THINK Competition

    MIT THINK Competition
    The MIT THINK Competition is available to full-time high school students attending a public, private, or home school. [gate] You must be a U.S. resident during the 2011-2012 school year. You must register and submit your proposal on the sponsor's website. Deadline: 1/6/2012 Website: MIT THINK Competition
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated: +14
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    SATW Teen Travel Writing Scholarship

    SATW Teen Travel Writing Scholarship
    The SATW Teen Travel Writing Scholarship is open to teenagers who have had an interesting travel experience with the family -- whether wonderful or terrible but funny. Each applicant is asked to write an essay, no more than 600 words, on your family vacation -- where you went and what it meant to you, what worked and what didn't, what you ...
    Published almost 4 years ago | Rated: +14
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    Second Chance Scholarship Contest

    Second Chance Scholarship Contest
    The Second Chance Scholarship Contest is open to student in college or trade school. To apply, applicants must read the "Fire Sprinkler Essay" then take a ten - question multiple choice test to be eligible for this award. For each question answered incorrectly, you will be given one more chance at the end of the exam to answer those questions correctly. ...
    Published almost 4 years ago | Rated: +14
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    Voice of Democracy Scholarship Competition

    Voice of Democracy Scholarship Competition
    The Voice of Democracy Scholarship Competition is open to high school students who are enrolled in public, private or parochial school or home study program. Applicants must write on the subject: "Is there pride in serving in our military?" Applicants are then required to record their reading of the paper on a CD, lasting no fewer than three minutes and longer ...
    Published almost 4 years ago | Rated: +14
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    Robert Noyce Teacher Scholarship Program

    Robert Noyce Teacher Scholarship Program
    The Robert Noyce Teacher Scholarship Program is open to students or professionals with a science, technology, engineering or mathematics (STEM) major or degree. It seeks to encourage students with a STEM background to serve as K - 12 science and mathematics teachers in high need school districts. [gate] The National Science Foundation (NSF) Teaching Fellowship/Master Teaching Fellowship Track supports STEM professionals ...
    Published almost 4 years ago | Rated: +14
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    Human Rights Watch Undergraduate Internship

    Human Rights Watch Undergraduate Internship
    The Human Rights Watch Undergraduate Internship is an opportunity to work with Human Rights Watch, an international, nonprofit that reports and raises advocacy for human rights issues around the globe. [gate] Interested applicants for an internship position should be well-organized, self-motivated and reliable, and have computer skills (e.g. Microsoft Office, Internet applications). Interns will work in a regional or thematic program ...
    Published over 4 years ago | Rated: +14
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    Imagine Cup Game Development Contest

    Imagine Cup Game Development Contest
    The Imagine Cup Game Development Contest is open to undergraduate and graduate students who have found a way to use technology to make a difference in issues like poverty, hunger, disaster relief, secure energy systems, education, disease control, health care, the environment, assisting people with disabilities, and many other critical problems. The Imagine Cup Game Development Contest offers contestants the chance ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated: +14
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    G.I.R.L. Game Design Competition Scholarship

    G.I.R.L. Game Design Competition Scholarship
    The G.I.R.L. - Gamers in Real Life - Game Design Competition Scholarship is open to undergraduate students who are enrolled in programs related to video games, including video game art, design, animation, production, programming or visual effects. You must have a minimum 3.0 GPA, be a legal U.S. resident, and at least 18 years of age at the time of application. ...
    Published about 3 years ago | Rated: +14
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    FIDM National Scholarship

    FIDM National Scholarship
    The Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising (FIDM) Scholarship Competition is open to all U.S high school seniors and graduates who would like to attend FIDM. [gate] To be considered, you must submit a project in one of the following categories: Fashion Executive of Tomorrow, Interior, Designer of Tomorrow, Graphic Designer of Tomorrow, Fashion Designer of Tomorrow, Visual Designer of Tomorrow, ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated: +14
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    Scholarship Spotlight: The Davis-Putter Scholarship

    Scholarship Spotlight: The Davis-Putter Scholarship
    The Davis-Putter Scholarship is open to undergraduate and graduate students actively involved in the progressive movement. Early recipients of this scholarship were working for civil rights, against McCarthyism and for peace in Vietnam. To qualify, students must be involved in the struggle against racism, sexism, homophobia, and other forms of oppression, building the movement for economic justice, and creating peace through ...
    Published about 4 years ago | Rated: +14
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    Autism Science Foundation Pre- and Post-Doctoral Training Award

    Autism Science Foundation Pre- and Post-Doctoral Training Award
    The Autism Science Foundation Pre- and Post-Doctoral Training Awards are available to graduate students, medical students and post-doctoral fellows interested in pursuing careers in basic and clinical research relevant to autism spectrum disorders. [gate] Pre-doctoral students must be an enrolled student in good standing in a program in the United States leading to a research doctorate such as a Ph.D. or ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated: +14
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    Oklahoma City National Memorial and Museum Student Essay Contest

    Oklahoma City National Memorial and Museum Student Essay Contest
    The Oklahoma City National Memorial and Museum Student Essay Contest is open to students in grades five through twelve. To be considered, you submit a 500 - word essay in response to one of the essay quotes provided (see website for essay questions by grade). Essays will be judged on originality; adherence to the topic; and proper grammar, spelling and punctuation. ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated: +14
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    Native American Internship

    Native American Internship
    The Native American Internship is available to Native American undergraduate and graduate students, who are formally or informally related to a Native American community, to pursue internship projects related to Native American topics and using Native American resources at the Smithsonian. [gate] Internships are 10 weeks in length and are spent in residence at the Institution's facilities under the supervision of ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated: +14
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    Arizona Milk Producers Scholarship

    Arizona Milk Producers Scholarship
    The Arizona Milk Producers Scholarship is available to Arizona residents. You must be enrolled or plan to enroll in an Arizona university as a full-time student in 2012 to qualify for this award. [gate] To be considered, you must submit a photo of yourself with a milk mustache, and a 150-word paragraph stating why you drink milk. Deadline: 10/31/2011 Website: Arizona ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated: +14
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    Scholarship Spotlight: Edison Scholars Program

    Scholarship Spotlight: Edison Scholars Program
    The Edison Scholars Program is open to high school students with a GPA of 2.8 or higher. Students must be planning to attend an accredited four-year institution of higher learning and major in one of the following areas: math, physics, chemistry, engineering (electrical, computer, chemical or mechanical), materials science or computer science/information systems. Edison Scholars will receive a $2,500 scholarship award ...
    Published about 4 years ago | Rated: +14
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    Scholarship Spotlight: Nexstar Legacy Foundation Scholarship

    Scholarship Spotlight: Nexstar Legacy Foundation Scholarship
    The Nexstar Legacy Foundation Scholarship is for current college-aged students interested in entering the plumbing, HVAC, and/or electrical fields. Scholarships are awarded in varying amounts are to be used toward continuing education in the student's desired field. In addition to filling out a form for the Nexstar Legacy Foundation Scholarship, students must also submit four short essay responses, transcripts, test scores ...
    Published over 4 years ago | Rated: +14
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    CollegeWeekLive Scholarships

    CollegeWeekLive Scholarships
    CollegeWeekLive is your chance to experience a full-on college fair from your living room, school library or daily commute. During this fair, you can meet with college admission officers, get advice on college applications and win scholarships, like the CollegeWeekLive Fall Attendee Scholarship and the CollegeWeekLive Mascot Competition. [gate] The Attendee Scholarship is worth $5,000 and will be given to one ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated: +14
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    Courageous Persuaders Scholarship

    Courageous Persuaders Scholarship
    The Courageous Persuaders Scholarship is available to high school students nationwide. To be considered, you must create a 30 - second TV commercial targeted at middle school students to warn them about the dangers of underage drinking. In addition to a scholarship award, the winning team will also have their commercial aired on television. [gate] Deadline: 2/12/2013 Website: Courage Persuaders Scholarship ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated: +14
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