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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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    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 4 years ago | Rated: +16
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    Nursing Scholarships

    Nursing Scholarships
    If you’re interested in nursing, you’re not alone. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, there are over 2.5 million nurses in the United States —the largest workforce within the clinical healthcare industry. What’s more, as more and more baby boomers retire, the U.S. is projected to experience a nursing shortage. Just as there are several types of nurses, there are ...
    Published almost 4 years ago | Rated: +8
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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: Eco-Hero Award

    Scholarship Spotlight: Eco-Hero Award
    The Eco-Hero Award is available to students between the ages of eight and 16 who exhibit environmental activism. You must carry out an action-based and self-initiated project that concerns environmental health, advocacy, research, or protection of the natural world to be eligible for this award. *Deadline:* February 28, 2011 *Website:* www.actionfornature.org
    Published over 3 years ago | Rate This
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    Scholarship Spotlight: Do Something -- and win $100K! High School, College, Grad, All Majors.

    Scholarship Spotlight: Do Something -- and win $100K! High School, College, Grad, All Majors.
    If community involvement is important to you, then this is YOUR scholarship! The Do Something Awards will offer up grants to five deserving young people out there making a difference. But what sets Do Something apart from other scholarships is that it offers you the opportunity to earn cash for education while helping others and truly making a difference. The Do ...
    Published over 4 years ago | Rated: +46
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    Scholarship Spotlight: Iris-Samuel Rothman Scholarship $10,000

    Scholarship Spotlight: Iris-Samuel Rothman Scholarship $10,000
    The Iris-Samuel Rothman Scholarship is open to college bound, undergraduate, graduate, and post-graduate male students in all areas of study, who have lost their mother and have either lost their father, or does not have a father available to him. You must be seeking to further your education, wanting to do volunteer work, or start a business to be eligible for ...
    Published almost 5 years ago | Rated: +7
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    Scholarship Spotlight: John F. Kennedy Profile in Courage Essay Contest

    Scholarship Spotlight: John F. Kennedy Profile in Courage Essay Contest
    The John F. Kennedy Profile in Courage Essay Contest is open to United States high school students. You must submit an original essay of no more than 1,000 words that describes how an elected official demonstrated political courage by addressing an issue at the local, state, or national level. Deadline: January 8, 2011.
    Published almost 4 years ago | Rated: +4
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    Scholarship Spotlight: You Deserve a Financial Break, $5,000!

    Scholarship Spotlight: You Deserve a Financial Break, $5,000!
    It's that time of year again...FAFSA time! And we know how it is. The paperwork. The collaboration with your parents. The frustration. All to get whatever financial aid you can. Well, FastWeb wants to make your life a little easier. We want to give you a break. A financial break! And we could be giving it to you in the form ...
    Published over 4 years ago | Rated: +197
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    Scholarship Spotlight: AFA Teens for Alzheimer’s Awareness College Scholarship

    Scholarship Spotlight: AFA Teens for Alzheimer’s Awareness College Scholarship
    The AFA Teens for Alzheimer's Awareness College Scholarship is available to high school students who will be entering an accredited four - year college or university within 12 months of the deadline. You must be a US citizen to be eligible for this award. To apply you must submit a short personal biography and a 1,200 to 1,500 word essay describing ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated: +1
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    NPR Internship

    NPR Internship
    The NPR Internship aims to provide undergraduate and graduate students with the opportunity to explore a career in radio broadcasting and its supporting areas--totaling 41 different areas to intern. It is open to undergraduate and graduate students or students who have graduated within 12 months of applying. [gate] Interns are expected to work 20 to 40 hours a week during an ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated: +13
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    Scholarship Spotlight: Academic-Year Ambassadorial Scholarship

    Scholarship Spotlight: Academic-Year Ambassadorial Scholarship
    The Academic-Year Ambassadorial Scholarships are available to students for one academic year of study in another country. This award will help to cover round-trip transportation, tuition, fees, room and board expenses, and some educational supplies. You must also pass a language proficiency exam if your native language is not that of your proposed study country to be considered for this award. ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated: +2
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    Scholarship Spotlight: Dave Family “Humor Studies” Scholarship

    Scholarship Spotlight: Dave Family “Humor Studies” Scholarship
    The Dave Family "Humor Studies" Scholarship is available to students pursuing humor/laughter studies with the intent of entering the field of applied or therapeutic humor. *Deadline:* December 31, 2010 *Website:* Click here.
    Published over 3 years ago | Rate This
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    July 4th Shout for Cash Winner Announced!

    July 4th Shout for Cash Winner Announced!
    FastWeb’s Shout for Cash Contest went off with fireworks on July 4th. Nearly 16,000 users logged in for a chance to win $500. In celebration of our freedom of speech and the new FastWeb Discussions channel, FastWeb gave away $500 in our Shout for Cash Contest to one lucky FastWeb user who logged in to www.fastweb.com on July 4th, 2009. The ...
    Published about 5 years ago | Rated: +38
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    Scholarship Spotlight: Pearson Student Advisory Board Program

    Scholarship Spotlight: Pearson Student Advisory Board Program
    The Pearson Student Advisory Board Program offers students the chance to be a part of critical decision-making discussions at Pearson. Students will also benefit academically with a $1,000 stipend and complimentary copies of Pearson textbooks for college. Additionally, the Pearson Student Advisory Board Program provides many resume-building as well as travel experiences. Applicants are required to have completed at least one ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated: +16
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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 almost 4 years ago | Rated: +17
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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 almost 4 years ago | Rated: +12
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    Military Scholarships

    Military Scholarships
    As thanks for serving your country, your country wants to help serve your educational needs. Whether your goals are to work in a more civilian industry or to move up in the ranks, there are plenty of educational opportunities awaiting active duty men and women, those honorably discharged, as well as military veterans. To make your academic and career pursuits more ...
    Published about 2 years ago | Rated: +15
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    Scholarship Spotlight: Frame My Future Scholarship Contest 2010

    Scholarship Spotlight: Frame My Future Scholarship Contest 2010
    What is your vision for yourself after college? Church Hill Classics and diplomaframe.com want to help you frame your future and attain your dreams. So, show us what your future looks like! WHAT ARE THE PRIZES? $6,000 in Scholarships! We will be awarding $1,000 scholarships to five “success-driven” students! One of these five students (Grand Prize Winner) will also receive a ...
    Published over 4 years ago | Rated: +164
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    Scholarship Spotlight: Margie Klein “Paper Plate” Scholarship

    Scholarship Spotlight: Margie Klein “Paper Plate” Scholarship
    The Margie Klein "Paper Plate" Scholarship is available to those interested in therapeutic humor. An essay must also be submitted. Deadline: December 31, 2010 Website: www.aath.org
    Published over 3 years ago | Rate This
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