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    Scholarship Spotlight: DCPS Urban Education Leaders Internship Program

    Scholarship Spotlight: DCPS Urban Education Leaders Internship Program
    The DCPS Urban Education Leaders Internship Program (UELIP) is an intensive multi-disciplinary internship program that runs during the academic school year, administered by the Office of the Chancellor. Organizers are recruiting talented, entrepreneurial and committed interns who would like to explore policy in practice at the local government level, making a difference in the lives of over 45,000 public school students, ...
    Published over 4 years ago | Rated: +6
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    Microsoft Scholarship

    Microsoft Scholarship
    The Microsoft Scholarship is available to undergraduate students attending a four - year college or university in the United States, Canada, or Mexico. [gate] To be eligible, you must have a minimum 3.0 GPA and be pursuing a degree in computer science; computer engineering; or a related technical discipline such as electrical engineering, math, or physics. Deadline: 2/1/2013 Website: Apply for ...
    Published over 2 years ago | Rated: +11
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    Cut Corners on College Costs

    College costs are going through the roof. The average debt of a student finishing college is almost $20,000. Follow these strategies to reduce the sticker cost of your education. Ask about application fee waivers. The cost of applying to college, taking standardized tests and having those scores sent to schools can add up. If you're strapped for cash, consider asking about ...
    Published over 6 years ago | Rated: +3
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    Scholarship Spotlight: Jimmy Rane Foundation Scholarship

    Scholarship Spotlight: Jimmy Rane Foundation Scholarship
    The Jimmy Rane Foundation Scholarship is open to high school seniors and current college students in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, South Carolina, Mississippi, Tennessee, Louisiana, Texas, North Carolina, Kentucky, Oklahoma, Arkansas, Iowa, Nebraska, Kansas or Missouri. To qualify, students must be a U.S. Citizen or permanent resident, have a minimum GPA of 3.0 in high school or a minimum GPA of 2.7 ...
    Published about 4 years ago | Rated: +16
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    “Hit the Books” Scholarship

    “Hit the Books” Scholarship
    The "Hit The Books" Scholarship is available to students between the ages of 18 and 25. To be considered, you must submit a maximum 500 - word essay on the importance of education in your life and how the scholarship money will assist you in achieving your goals. [gate] Bonus points will be awarded to students who find a creative way ...
    Published almost 3 years ago | Rated: +15
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    Adult Students in Scholastic Transition "ASIST" Scholarship

    Adult Students in Scholastic Transition "ASIST" Scholarship
    The Adult Students in Scholastic Transition "ASIST" Scholarship is open to non-traditional students who are past high school age and entering college for the first time or students who are re-training. [gate] You must demonstrate financial need, be at least 18 years old, and reside in the boundaries of an Executive Women International (EWI) chapter (a complete list is listed on ...
    Published about 2 years ago | Rated: +7
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    Student Makes It Possible To Attend Dream Culinary Institute

    Student Makes It Possible To Attend Dream Culinary Institute
    Her goal is to one day work for Abigail Kirsh, a catering company in the greater New York metropolitan area who awarded her a $2,000 scholarship. In order to get there Nicole knew she wanted to go to the Culinary Institute of America (CIA) in Hyde Park, NY. “I really wanted to go to CIA but it’s a very expensive school,” ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated: +21
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    John Lennon Scholarship for Songwriters and Composers

    John Lennon Scholarship for Songwriters and Composers
    The John Lennon Scholarship for Songwriters and Composers is available to students and alumni from select high schools and colleges throughout the United States. [gate] You must submit a recording of an original piece of music with lyrics to be eligible for this award. The contest is open to students between the ages of 17 and 24. Deadline: 4/17/2012 Website: John ...
    Published about 3 years ago | Rated: +15
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    Healthy Lifestyles Scholarship

    Healthy Lifestyles Scholarship
    The Healthy Lifestyles Scholarship is open to high school seniors and first-year college students. You must be a citizen of the U.S. or Canada and be under 25 years of age to be eligible for this award. [gate] You must also submit a maximum 1000-word essay on the following topic: "Why is a healthy lifestyle important in school?"; and in under ...
    Published almost 4 years ago | Rated: +14
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    Best Buy Scholarship

    Best Buy Scholarship
    The Best Buy Scholarships are available to students in grades nine through twelve, living in the United States or Puerto Rico, who plan to attend college full-time in the fall immediately following high school graduation. [gate] You must demonstrate commitment to and involvement in volunteer efforts in your school and community and/or have a work history to be considered for this ...
    Published about 2 years ago | Rated: +6
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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 almost 5 years ago | Rated: +7
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    U.S. Bank Scholarship

    U.S. Bank Scholarship
    The U.S. Bank Scholarship is available to high school seniors and college undergraduate students. [gate] You must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident to be eligible for this award. Deadline: 5/31/13 Website: U.S. Bank Scholarship.
    Published about 2 years ago | Rated: +15
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    DoSomething's Battle of the Bands

    DoSomething's Battle of the Bands
    Students across the country are losing their music education programs. Do Something to Save the Music! Join the Battle for the Bands campaign to win a $5,000 scholarship for your school. There are 2 ways to get involved: 1. Create a music video about music ed. with your orchestra, garage band, jazz band, hip hop group, best friend, etc. Include a ...
    Published almost 4 years ago | Rated: +17
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    Youth Free Expression Project

    Youth Free Expression Project
    The Youth Free Expression Project Film Contest is open to filmmakers age 19 and younger who are living in the U.S. or its territories (citizenship not required). To qualify, you must submit an original film of four minutes or less addressing the topic: "You're Reading What?!?" You must discuss a time when parents, a teacher or some other adult was distressed ...
    Published over 2 years ago | Rated: +17
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    CaptainU $2,000 Student-Athlete Scholarship

    CaptainU $2,000 Student-Athlete Scholarship
    CaptainU, the leading college sports recruiting platform, is awarding a $2,000 scholarship every quarter to a top student-athlete looking to play at the next level. Click the link below to apply and setup a free recruiting profile to be entered into the scholarship sweepstakes. In addition to a chance to win a scholarship, you can get noticed by over 16,000 college ...
    Published almost 3 years ago | Rated: +13
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    College JumpStart Scholarship

    College JumpStart Scholarship
    The College JumpStart Scholarship is available to high school sophomores, juniors, and seniors; and current college students. To be considered for this award, you must be committed to going to school and be able express your goals for getting a higher education. All applications for the College JumpStart Scholarship are online; they no longer take mail in applications. The College JumpStart ...
    Published almost 4 years ago | Rated: +18
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    Siemens Competition

    Siemens Competition
    The Siemens Competition is available to high school students. Students are encouraged to do research in mathematics, engineering, biological, or physical science. Students, working individually or on a team of two or three, will have the opportunity to present their research to leading scientists in their field. [gate] Three hundred projects are recognized as semifinalists. Regional finalists are awarded a trip ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated: +9
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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 ...
    Published almost 5 years ago | Rate This
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    MeetMyCollege $5,000 Scholarship

    MeetMyCollege $5,000 Scholarship
    Apply to win scholarships ranging from $500 to $5,000. [gate] Seven deserving winners will be chosen based on a short answer about the impact of social media on your generation. Deadline: 1/31/13 Website: MeetMyCollege $5,000 Scholarship.
    Published about 2 years ago | Rated: +10
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    American Legion National High School Oratorical Contest

    American Legion National High School Oratorical Contest
    The National High School Oratorical Contest is open to junior high and high school students who are under the age of 20 and citizens or lawful permanent residents of the United States. [gate] You must prepare an oration on some aspect of the U.S. Constitution, with some emphasis on the duties and obligations of citizens to our government. A complete list ...
    Published about 2 years ago | Rated: +4
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