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Scholarships for College Students

College students can and should apply for scholarships in their freshman, sophomore, junior, senior and graduate years of college!

Shawna Newman

June 21, 2024

Scholarships for College Students
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Scholarships for College Students

One Earth Young Filmmakers Contest

The One Earth Young Filmmakers Contest is open to students who are no more than 25 years of age. You must submit a three - to eight - minute video that shares and highlights solutions to the issues discussed in the chosen sustainability topic(s) on the sponsor's website. The film entry's theme must be solution - based. The film should talk about an environmental / sustainability problem and then discuss what could be a potential solution to this problem. Videos may be submitted by either an individual or a group and animated videos of no more than 45 seconds will also be considered. Deadline: 6/25/24 Award Amount: $350 - $1,000

Goodwall #ScholarshipNow Challenge

Participate in the #ScholarshipNow challenge for a chance to win $2,500! To participate, download the Goodwall app and simply share a video telling us how winning this scholarship would help you achieve your educational goals, on the hashtag #ScholarshipNow. Deadline: 6/30/24
Award Amount: $2,500

Spring 2024 Fastweb Invite a Friend Sweepstakes

The Fastweb Invite a Friend Sweepstakes is open to registered Fastweb members who are legal residents of the 50 United States and the District of Columbia, and who are at least sixteen (16) years of age. You must log into your Fastweb account to obtain your personal referral link. For each person who registers for Fastweb via your personal referral link during the Promotion Period, you and your referral will be entered as a pair into the current drawing. Deadline: 6/30/24
Award Amount: $1,000

CIA Undergraduate Scholarship Program

The CIA Undergraduate Scholarship Program is available to full - time students. You must be a U.S. citizen, have at least a 3.0 GPA, and demonstrate financial need to be eligible for this award. All positions require relocation to the Washington, DC area during summer work tours. Students will be required to go through a medical and security process. In addition to tuition assistance, recipients of this award will also receive an annual salary between $36,145 and $48,155. Deadline: 6/30/24
Award Amount: $18,000 - $25,000

Speakeasy Scholarship Program

The Speakeasy Scholarship Program is open to undergraduate students. You must be currently enrolled or accepted into a business, communication, or education program at an accredited college or university, have a minimum 3.5 GPA and demonstrate financial need, academic achievement, and involvement in extracurricular activities to be eligible for this award. Deadline: 8/1/24 Award Amount: $1,000

Global Perspectives Scholarship

The Global Perspectives Scholarship is available to high school and college students. To be considered, you must submit a 500 - word essay on the following topic: "What is the most meaningful summer experience you have had, and why?" Deadline: 8/25/24
Award Amount: $250 - $1,000

RealtyHop Scholarship

The RealtyHop Scholarship is available to high school seniors and current undergraduate students. To be considered, you must submit a 500 - word essay on the following topic: "Imagine yourself 10 years in the future after having graduated college and living the life of your dreams: find a listing on RealtyHop you picture yourself living in and write what your favorite room or feature is on the listing and why it is important to your future life." Deadline: 8/31/24
Award Amount: $2,000

Better Than a Loan Scholarship

The Better Than a Loan Scholarship is available to full - time undergraduate students. To be considered, you must submit a 500 - word essay on the following topic: "You are the CEO of a new startup. You have $1 million in starting capital. Which areas of your business do you allocate the funds to? Why?" Deadline: 8/31/24 Award Amount: $500

Clubs of America Scholarship Award

The Clubs of America Scholarship Award is available to currently enrolled students who have a minimum GPA of 3.0. You must submit an essay of at least 600 words about your career aspirations and how your current course load will help you achieve success. YouTube video submissions are also accepted and should be no longer than five minutes. Deadline: 8/31/24
Award Amount: $1,000

Ayesha Farrukh Scholarship

The Ayesha Farrukh Scholarship is available to full - time high school and college students. You must be a first - generation student who demonstrates leadership potential and a commitment to community service to be eligible for this award. A minimum 3.5 GPA is required. Deadline: 9/15/24
Award Amount: $500 - $2,500

U.S. Bank Student Scholarship Program

The U.S. Bank Student Scholarship Program is open to students who are at least 17 years or older and are enrolled as current undergraduate students. You must register and complete a series of online lessons to be considered for this award. Deadline: 10/30/24
Award Amount: $2,500 - $20,000

ServiceScape Scholarship

The ServiceScape Scholarship is available to students who are 18 years of age and older. To be considered, you must submit a 300 - word essay on the following topic: "How does writing impact today's world?" Deadline: 11/29/24
Award Amount: $1,000

Creative Excellence Scholarship

The Creative Excellence Scholarship is available to undergraduate and graduate students. You must be majoring in graphic arts and design, fashion, or a related field and have a minimum 3.0 GPA to be eligible for this award. Additionally, you must submit a 1000 - word essay describing how design impacts branding along with a sample of your own design. Deadline: 11/30/24
Award Amount: $500

Financial Goals Scholarship

The Financial Goals Scholarship is available to students who are 18 years of age or older. To be considered, you must submit a 500 - word essay on the following topic: "Tell us about a financial goal that you have. Explain why you want to achieve this goal and how you plan to do so." Deadline: 12/31/24
Award Amount: $2,000

Union Plus Scholarship

The Union Plus Scholarship is available to undergraduate and graduate students. You must be a current or retired member of a participating union, or the spouse or dependent child of a member to be eligible for this award. Deadline: 1/31/25
Award Amount: $500 - $4,000
Between juggling your heavy course load, a part-time job and the distant remains of a social life, searching for scholarships is the last thing you feel like doing - especially because you may assume that, since you're a college student you won't win a scholarship anyway. False. College students win scholarships all the time! Are you a grad student? Consider checking out this list of scholarships for graduate students. Become a Fastweb member to make paying for school easier! Don't miss out on the scholarships YOU specially qualify for, important pre-college tasks and current college student must-dos. Make paying for school easier! Sign up in less than 2 minutes . Seriously, those tuition bills aren't going to pay themselves and, with the cost of college these days, you need scholarships more than ever. The good news is, we've done the heavy lifting (searching) for you. Now, all you need to do is apply!

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