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23 Scholarships to Apply for in 2023

Students should consider applying for these scholarships throughout 2023.

Shawna Newman

January 03, 2023

23 Scholarships to Apply for in 2023
2023 is the Year of Scholarships.
Good health, happiness, and prosperity are common wishes for the New Year to come. Great things come to those that commit to their resolutions. Students should consider applying for four scholarships each month of 2023. If you commit to this—which is 100% DOABLE—you will have applied for 48 scholarships. And, you don’t have to write tons of essays or spend hours on scholarship applications to meet this goal. JUMP TO 2023 SCHOLARSHIP LIST
Out with the bad habits and in with the habits that help to fuel your dreams and manifest your destiny. Set realistic goals that will lead to prosperity and success. For high school and college students, these New Year 2023 wishes may translate into New Year Resolutions such as... • Applying for more scholarships this year! • Trying something new in 2023, like a different extracurricular activity. • Volunteering in your community. • Prospering in your studies; you’re one year closer to your ultimate goal—earning that college degree! • Earning a higher score on your ACT or SAT to help you land a merit scholarship. • Enhancing your leadership skills in the classroom and community.

The Most Anticipated 2023 Scholarships

Below are 23 scholarships students should consider applying for in 2023:

  1. Taco Bell Live Más Scholarship
  2. Deadline: 1/11/23 Award Amount: $25,000 100 awards that range from $5,000-$25,000 per student winner The Live Más Scholarship is available to innovators, creators, and dreamers between the ages of 16 and 24. To be considered, you must create and submit a film, animation, or a simple testimonial of up to two minutes in length that tells the story of your life's passion.

  3. Mensa Foundation U.S. Scholarship
  4. Deadline: 1/15/23
    Award Amount: Varies The Mensa Foundation U.S. Scholarship is available to students currently enrolled in a degree program at an accredited U.S. institution. To be considered, you must submit an essay of up to 550 words explaining your career, academic, and / or vocational goals and how you plan to achieve those goals.

  5. The Christophers Video Contest for College Students
  6. Deadline: 1/16/23
    Award Amount: $2,000 The Christophers Video Contest for College Students is open to students currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program. To be considered, you must create a five-minute film or video on the following theme: "One Person Can Make a Difference."

  7. Union Plus Scholarship
  8. Deadline: 1/31/23
    Award Amount: $4,000 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.

  9. One for Two Scholarship
  10. Deadline: 2/1/23
    Award Amount: $25,000 The One for Two Scholarship is available to high school seniors and current college students. You must have a minimum 3.7 GPA to be eligible for this award.

  11. Michelle Obama Award for Memoir
  12. Deadline: 2/1/23
    Award Amount: $10,000 The Michelle Obama Award for Memoir is open to current high school seniors who attend public school in the United States and are planning to attend an accredited institution in the Fall. You must submit a memoir/personal essay of no more than ten pages to be considered for this award.

  13. Jeannette Rankin Women's Scholarship
  14. Deadline: 2/17/23
    Award Amount: Varies The Jeannette Rankin Women's Scholarship is available to women, trans, nonbinary, intersex, agender, and queer students who are 35 years of age or older. You must be a low - income student pursuing a technical, vocational, associate's, or bachelor's degree at a regionally accredited school to be eligible for this award.

  15. Frame My Future Scholarship Contest
  16. Deadline: 3/1/23
    Award Amount: $6,000 The Frame My Future Scholarship Contest is open to full - time undergraduate and graduate students attending a U.S. college or university. To enter, you must submit an original creative image that expresses what you hope to achieve in your personal and professional life after college. Some example entry piece ideas are: photograph, short typed explanation, collage, drawing, graphic design piece, painting, or anything you can create within one image. Your entry must be your own work and must relate to the theme: "This is how I Frame My Future."

  17. Jimmy Rane Foundation Scholarship
  18. Deadline: 3/1/23
    Award Amount: $5,000 The Jimmy Rane Foundation Scholarship is available to graduating high school seniors and full - time college freshmen and sophomores. To be considered, you must demonstrate financial need and exhibit academic excellence, leadership skills, and community involvement. You must also be a resident of the District of Columbia, Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, West Virginia.

  19. Create-a-Greeting Card Scholarship Contest
  20. Deadline: 3/2/23
    Award Amount: $10,000 The Create-A-Greeting Card Scholarship Contest is open to students who are at least 14 years of age. To enter, you must submit an original design for a Christmas card, holiday card, birthday card, or all - occasion greeting card. All designs or photographs must be the original work of the applicant.

  21. Doodle for Google Contest
  22. Deadline: 3/7/23 Award Amount: $30,000 The Doodle for Google Contest is open to students in grades K through 12. To be considered, you must use your imagination to create a Google Doodle based on the theme "I am grateful for..."

  23. DAV Auxiliary Education Scholarship
  24. Deadline: 3/24/23
    Award Amount: $2,500 The DAV Auxiliary Education Scholarship is available to high school seniors and college undergraduate and graduate students who have served disabled veterans and / or their families in the past two years. You must have at least a 2.5 GPA to be eligible for this award.

  25. Stossel in the Classroom Video Contest
  26. Deadline: 3/31/23
    Award Amount: $2,500
    The Stossel in the Classroom Video Contest is open to students between the ages of 10 and 23. You must create a one- to three-minute video on one of three topics to be considered for this award.

  27. Houzz Residential Design Scholarship
  28. Deadline: 3/31/23
    Award Amount: $2,500
    The Houzz Residential Design Scholarship is available to students studying interior design, architecture, or landscape architecture at the undergraduate or graduate level. You must be pursuing a career in residential design to be eligible for this award.

  29. Create Real Impact Contest
  30. Deadline: 4/27/23
    Award Amount: $1,500 The Create Real Impact Contest is open to full - time students between the ages of 14 and 22. To enter, you must create original work (video, music, creative writing, or artwork) showcasing your idea for a solution or strategy to fix the problem of distracted and reckless driving.

  31. Rover College Scholarship
  32. Deadline: 5/1/23
    Award Amount: $2,500
    The Rover College Scholarship is available to graduating high school seniors and current college freshmen, sophomores, and juniors. To be considered, you must submit a 400 - to 500 - word essay on the following topic: "How did growing up with a pet in your life (could be a friend's or family member's) impact the person you are today?"

  33. Save The Everglades Scholarship
  34. Deadline: 6/1/2023
    Award Amount: $500
    The Save The Everglades Scholarship is open to high school and college students. You must be majoring in a science or political field to be considered for this award.

  35. Musical Arts Scholarship
  36. Deadline: 6/15/23
    Award Amount: $10,000 The Musical Arts Scholarship is available to full-time students between the ages of 17 and 24. You must be studying music as a major or minor and submit a performance video to be eligible for this award.

  37. One Earth Young Filmmakers Contest
  38. Deadline: 6/25/23
    Award Amount: $1,000 The One Earth Young Filmmakers Contest is open to students who are no more than 25 years of age. You must submit a video between three and eight minutes that shares and highlights solutions to the issues discussed in the chosen sustainability topic(s) chosen from the list 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.

  39. $2,000 Minecraft Scholarship
  40. Deadline: 7/31/23 Award Amount: $2,000 The $2,000 Minecraft Scholarship is open to high school and college students. You must be a U.S. citizen, have a minimum GPA of 3.0 and submit an essay of at least 500 words that details your opinion on how Minecraft can be a positive influence on education and career development in order to be considered for this award.

  41. Mrs Prindables Future Educator Scholarship
  42. Deadline: 8/17/23
    Award Amount: $1,000 The Future Educator Scholarship is available to incoming and current undergraduate and graduate students. You must be pursuing a degree in education to be eligible for this award.

  43. Dr. Pepper Tuition Giveaway
  44. @payingforschool Dr. Pepper’s awarding $100K & $20K scholarships to students ages 18-24! Get the details in our bio. #scholarshiptok #scholarship #scholarshipopportunity #classof2023 #collegestudents original sound - Dr Pepper
    Deadline: 2022 Scholarship Expired: Check back for the 2023 application window.
    Award Amount: $20,000 The Coca-Cola Scholars Program is open to high school seniors who plan to pursue a degree at an accredited post - secondary institution in the U.S. Home - schooled students may also apply.

  45. Coca-Cola Scholars Program
  46. Deadline: 2022 Scholarship Expired: Check back for the 2023 application window.
    Award Amount: $100,000 The Dr. Pepper Tuition Giveaway is open to students who will be between the ages of 18 and 24 at the time of submission. You must create a TikTok that describes how winning this tuition will help you achieve your academic, professional, or personal goals and live out your dreams in order to be considered for this award.

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