Scholarships

Scholarships We Love

Here’s a recap of the new and exciting scholarships and scholarship themes we love throughout the month of February!

The Fastweb Team

February 11, 2020

Scholarships We Love
It’s no secret that Fastweb loves scholarships. You may even call us scholarship obsessed. That's okay, we've got scholarship crushes and we're willing to own it. We're very excited about the below scholarships we're crushing on right now. Take some time to apply for these sweet scholarships!

Scholarships We Love

Fastweb Invite a Friend Sweepstakes

Deadline: 2/29/20 - Refreshes Monthly; Last Day of Each Month
Available to: All Fastweb Members, Minimum Age 13
Award Amount: $500 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 thirteen (13) 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 entered as a pair into the monthly drawing. Get more information on the Fastweb Invite a Friend Sweepstakes.

$5,000 Discover Student Loans Scholarship

Deadline: 2/29/20
Available to: Minimum Age, 16
Award Amount: $5,000 Students and parents can enter for a chance to win a $5,000 scholarship at eligible colleges/universities. NO PURCHASE, LOAN OR ESSAY NECESSARY. Open to residents nationwide and US territories. Get more information on the $5,000 Discover Student Loans Scholarship.

$2,000 Niche No Essay Scholarship

Deadline: 2/29/20
Available to: High School Freshmen through College Graduate Students, Year 5
Award Amount: $2,000 We know you are busy and we know that times are tough. That is why we decided to create the easiest possible scholarship to give something back to students. Students can use the money to help cover tuition, housing, meal plans, books, computers, or any education-related expenses. The scholarship is open to all high school and college students and those planning to enroll in the next 12 months. Get more information on the $2,000 Niche No Essay Scholarship.

$2,500 Easy Scholarship: Share a Mental (Health) Note with a Guy Friend

Deadline: 2/29/20
Available to: Maximum Age, 25
Award Amount: $2,500 You could win an easy $2,500 scholarship by giving a guy in your life (a friend, teammate, fraternity brother, actual brother, or boyfriend) one of our Mental (Health) Notes as a reminder to spend some quality “him” time. Using the card, he’ll set aside time to do a quick mental health check-in, do some personalized self-care, and be connected to clutch mental health resources for especially tough times. At the same time, you’ll automatically enter to win a $2,500 scholarship. Win-win! Get more information on the $2,500 Easy Scholarship: Share a Mental (Health) Note with a Guy Friend.

Create Your Best Work Art Scholarship

Deadline: 3/1/20
Available to: High School Seniors through College Sophomores
Award Amount: Awards from $2,500 - $5,000 The Create Your Best Work Art Scholarship is available to high school seniors and college freshmen and sophomores. You must be pursuing a degree in the visual arts to be eligible for this award. A 300 - to 500 - word essay is also required. Learn more about the Create Your Best Work Art Scholarship.

Doodle 4 Google Contest

Deadline: 3/13/20
Available to: Students Grades K through 12
Award Amount: Awards from $5,000 - $30,000
The Doodle 4 Google Contest is open to students in grades K through 12. To be considered, you must use your creativity to create your own interpretation of the Google logo. Your doodle must be based on the following theme: "I show kindness by..." Get details on applying for the Doodle 4 Google Contest.

Create Real Impact Contest

Deadline: 3/19/20
Available to: Students Ages 14 - 22
Award Amount: Awards from $500 - $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 an 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. Learn more about the Create Real Impact Contest.

Because College is Expensive Scholarship

Deadline: 3/31/20
Available to: High School Juniors through College Graduate Students, Year 5
Award Amount: $500 The $500 “Because College is Expensive” Scholarship is open to students in their junior or senior year in high school, current undergrads and grad students, as well as those planning on enrolling within 12 months. The winner will be determined by random drawing and then contacted directly and announced on the Scholarship Winners page. One entry per person is all that is necessary. Learn more about the Because College is Expensive Scholarship.

Project Yellow Light Video Contest Scholarship

Deadline: 4/1/20
Available to: College Freshmen through College Seniors
Award Amount: $8,000 The Project Yellow Light Video Contest Scholarship is available to high school juniors and seniors and full - time undergraduate students. To be considered, you must create a 10 or 25 second video that discourages distracted driving, specifically texting while driving. Learn more about the Project Yellow Light Video Contest Scholarship.

"Frame My Future" Scholarship

Deadline: 4/1/20
Available to: College Freshmen through Graduate Students, Year 5
Award Amount: Awards from $500 - $5,000 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." Learn more about the "Frame My Future" Scholarship.

Active Life Scholarship for Political Expression

Deadline: 4/30/20
Available to: College Freshmen through Graduate Students, Year 5
Award Amount: $1,000 The Active Life Scholarship for Political Expression is open to college, graduate and adult learners. You must submit a short statement on politics in order to be considered for this award. Learn more about the Active Life Scholarship for Political Expression.

E-waste Scholarship

Deadline: 4/30/20
Available to: High School Freshmen through Graduate Students, Year 5
Award Amount: $1,000 The E-waste Scholarship is available to high school, undergraduate or graduate students. You must submit a short statement that completes the sentence "The most important reason to care about e-waste is..." and be U.S. citizen or legal resident to qualify for this award. Learn more about the E-waste Scholarship.

Express Medical Supply Scholarship

Deadline: 6/22/20
Available to: College Freshmen through Graduate Students, Year 5
Award Amount: $500 The Express Medical Supply Scholarship is available to students enrolled at an accredited university or college. You must make and submit an original picture and brief explanation that describes what you would like older people to learn from your generation in order to be considered for this award. Learn more about the Express Medical Supply Scholarship.

Love Your Career Scholarship

Deadline: 10/9/20
Available to: College Freshmen through Graduate Students, Year 5
Award Amount: $1,000 The Love Your Career Scholarship is available to students attending an accredited college or university. You must submit an essay of between 1,000 and 3,000 words describing at least three steps that you plan to take in the next year to start a path towards having a career that you love in order to qualify for this award. Topics may include: What are your passions that could be turned into a career? What are some ideas you have for a business based on things that you love and are skilled at? You must also interview a professional in your chosen field that has at least three years of experience. Learn more about the Love Your Career Scholarship.

Boundless Opportunity Scholarship

Deadline: Varies
Available to: College Freshmen through College Seniors
Award Amount: Varies The Boundless Opportunity Scholarship is open to non-traditional students residing in Colorado, New Mexico, Utah, and Wyoming. You must demonstrate financial need, academic promise, strength of character, leadership potential, a well - rounded personality, and willingness to give back to the community to be eligible for this award. Learn more about the Boundless Opportunity Scholarship.

Optimist International Oratorical Contest

Deadline: Varies
Available To: Maximum Age 18 Years
Award Amount: $2,500
The Optimist International Oratorical Contest is open to students under the age of 19. To be considered for this award, you must prepare a 4 to 5 minute speech on the topic, "Is There a Fine Line Between Optimism and Reality?” to be presented at your local Optimist Club's contest. Get more information on the Optimist International Oratorical Contest.

Gold Medal Portfolio Award

Deadline: Varies
Available to: High School Seniors through College Freshmen
Award Amount: 16 Awards of $10,000 The Gold Medal Portfolio Award is open to graduating high school seniors. You must submit a portfolio of eight distinct art or written works that exemplify originality, technical skill and personal voice in order to be considered for this award. Art portfolios must communicate a single cohesive idea or visual investigation and written portfolios must demonstrate versatility and diversity in writing technique and style. Learn more about the Gold Medal Portfolio Award.

Favorite Themes of the Month

February isn't only the month of love! Check out additional bonus themes of the month: Black History Month: Scholarships for African American Students February is Financial Aid Awareness Month The Best College Scholarships: 2020 Edition Fastweb's Featured Scholarships

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