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    Scholarship Spotlight: $5K, Open to All Majors! What Would You Do if You Had Cancer?

    Scholarship Spotlight: $5K, Open to All Majors! What Would You Do if You Had Cancer?
    Name: James "Rhio" O'Connor Memorial Scholarship Fund Provided By: Cancer Monthly, LLC Deadline: February 26, 2010 Type of Award: Scholarship Amount: $5000 Awards Available: Unspecified Website: http://www.cancermonthly.com/scholarship.asp Description: The James "Rhio" O'Connor Memorial Scholarship Fund is only open to currently enrolled college/university students in the United States (High school students are ineligible). To qualify, you must write an essay about what ...
    Published over 4 years ago | Rated: +58
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    Athletic Scholarships on Fastweb

    Athletic Scholarships on Fastweb
    Want to play sports in college – and get a break on tuition for it? It’s possible! According to the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) about $1 billion worth of scholarships are awarded to around 126,000 student-athletes every year. One of those students can be you! And, surprisingly it’s not just the big sports like football and baseball that can earn ...
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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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    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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    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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    Scholarship Spotlight: Shell Internship

    Scholarship Spotlight: Shell Internship
    The Shell Internship is available to students who are interested in gaining valuable work experience, while discovering first hand whether Shell could be the place to start your career. You must demonstrate analytical ability to place problems in a wide but relevant perspective, the ability to get things done and the ability to work efficiently with others in a team. This ...
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    Scholarship Spotlight: Public Affairs Council Internship

    Scholarship Spotlight: Public Affairs Council Internship
    The Public Affairs Council Internship is open to students who have concentrations of study that include political science, social science, pre-law, marketing, business, communications, journalism or a related study. The intern supports the Public Affairs Council staff in all activities including research, conference planning, marketing, member relations, communications and educational materials for council members. To qualify for this internship, you must ...
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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: Adobe Internship

    Scholarship Spotlight: Adobe Internship
    The Adobe Internship is available to currently-enrolled undergraduate and graduate students. Undergraduate, master of science and Ph.D. students must be majoring in computer science or similar technical majors and demonstrate programming experience. MBA students must have a technical undergraduate degree, and preferably demonstrate functional experience in the software industry. Technical internships are available in: software engineering, software quality engineering, information systems, ...
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    Scholarship Spotlight: Scholarship for Military Children

    Scholarship Spotlight: Scholarship for Military Children
    The Scholarship for Military Children is available to unmarried children under the age of 23 of active duty, Reserve/Guard, and retired military service members or survivors of service members who died while on active duty or survivors of individuals who died while receiving retired pay from the military. Applicants must be enrolled or planning to enroll in a full-time undergraduate institution ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated: +13
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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 over 3 years ago | Rated: +14
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    Scholarship Spotlight: U.S. Air Force Health Professions Scholarship Program

    Scholarship Spotlight: U.S. Air Force Health Professions Scholarship Program
    The U.S. Air Force Health Professions Scholarship Program is open to students in the U.S. Air Force who have been accepted to an accredited graduate institution to pursue health professions. Applicants must be U.S. citizens. Deadline: Rolling Website: U.S. Air Force Health Professions Scholarship Program
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated: +13
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    Scholarship Spotlight: First Freedom Student Competition

    Scholarship Spotlight: First Freedom Student Competition
    The First Freedom Student Competition for $2,500 is open to high school students in the U.S. and its territories as well as to home schooled students. The competition requires students to submit an essay or video commenting on the history and current-day relevance of religious freedom in our country. Students are encouraged to involve other students as well as teachers to ...
    Published almost 4 years ago | Rated: +23
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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 almost 4 years ago | Rated: +14
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    Scholarship Spotlight: Caroline H. Newhouse Scholarship

    Scholarship Spotlight: Caroline H. Newhouse Scholarship
    The Caroline H. Newhouse Scholarship is a $2,000 opportunity to assist dancers in starting or returning to their professional dance career through further education and training. Those considering application must be an undergraduate, graduate or professional studies student. Applicants to the Caroline H. Newhouse Scholarship must submit an application as well as proof of performing work history. Deadline: 11/3/2010 Website: Caroline ...
    Published almost 4 years ago | Rated: +16
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    Scholarship Spotlight: “Beyond Oil” College Essay Contest $1,000

    Scholarship Spotlight: “Beyond Oil” College Essay Contest $1,000
    The "Beyond Oil" College Essay Contest is open to undergraduate students worldwide. To be considered, you must submit an 800 - to 1500 - word essay on the following topic: "What is a viable alternative to fossil fuels?" You must also register for a free membership with Lafango. One first place winner will receive a $1,000 scholarship, one second place winner ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated: +1
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    Scholarship Spotlight: NSF Graduate Research Fellowship

    Scholarship Spotlight: NSF Graduate Research Fellowship
    The NSF Graduate Research Fellowship is open to students pursuing a research-based master's or doctoral degree in the science, technology, engineering and mathematics fields supported by NSF. The fellowships are intended for students in their senior year of college or first or second year of graduate study.
    Published over 3 years ago | Rate This
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    Scholarship Providers of the Year Named

    Scholarship Providers of the Year Named
    When Ronald Simon’s company sold its first kitchen cabinet back in 1989, Simon hoped that his business would grow. What he never expected was to put hundreds of underprivileged kids through college. But that’s exactly what happened. Today, Simon’s scholarship organization—the Simon Family Foundation— supports over 300 students throughout the country, spending roughly $32,000 on each, a year. The Foundation was ...
    Published over 4 years ago | Rated: +4
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    Scholarship Spotlight: Gen and Kelly Tanabe Scholarship

    Scholarship Spotlight: Gen and Kelly Tanabe Scholarship
    The Gen and Kelly Tanabe Scholarship is a merit-based program that helps students fulfill their dreams of a higher education. The scholarship is named for Gen and Kelly Tanabe, best-selling authors on education, whose generous donations fund this program. Winners are chosen by committee, which bases its decision primarily on the submitted personal statement. The first place award is a $1,000 ...
    Published over 4 years ago | Rated: +45
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    November is National Scholarship Month!

    November is National Scholarship Month!
    National Scholarship Month The month of November is devoted to raising awareness of the need for scholarship support for postsecondary education. Scholarships help students realize their dreams. (National Scholarship Month was previously celebrated in the month of May from 1998 to 2007. It was switched from May to November in 2008 to coincide with the start of the main scholarship application ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated: +41
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