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Valentine’s Day Scholarships

Valentine's Day is a time for love and, at Fastweb, we love scholarships!

Elizabeth Hoyt

January 17, 2018

Valentine’s Day Scholarships

Valentine’s Day is a time for love and, at Fastweb, we love scholarships!

To celebrate our love, we thought we’d share some amazing opportunities with our members.

Check out these Valentine’s Day scholarships you’ll absolutely fall in love with!

Scholars Helping Collars Scholarship

Deadline: 2/15/2018
Available to: High School Seniors
Award Amount: $1,000

Love animals? The Scholars Helping Collars Scholarship is open to current high school seniors. You must submit an essay of between 500 and 1000 words with two to three photos of your volunteer efforts to help animals in need and how that involvement has changed your lives or shaped your perceptions on the importance of animal welfare in order to be considered for this award.

Learn more about the Scholars Helping Collars Scholarship .

Create-a-Greeting Card Scholarship

Deadline: 3/01/18
Available to: Ages 14 and Older
Award Amount: $10,000

The Create-A-Greeting Card Scholarship Contest is open to currently enrolled high school and college students in the United States. To enter, you must design a holiday, get well, or birthday greeting card and submit your work to be judged. Your photo, art, or graphics submitted must be your own original work and you must be at least 14 years of age to be eligible for this award.

Get more information on the Create-a-Greeting Card Scholarship .

Doodle 4 Google Contest

Deadline: 3/02/18
Available to: Maximum Age 18 years
Award Amount: 5 Awards from $5,000 to $30,000

The Doodle 4 Google Contest is open to students in grades K through 12. To enter, you must create a Google doodle that tells the world “What I see for the future.”

Get more information on the Doodle 4 Google Contest .

Live Deliberately Essay Contest

Deadline: 3/15/18
Available to: Ages 13-21
Award Amount: 3 Awards of $250

The Live Deliberately Essay Contest is open to all students aged 14 – 21. You must submit an essay of no more than 750 words based on the prompts listed on the sponsor’s website. This year’s prompts will ask you to consider a time in your life when you pursued a path that was “narrow and crooked,” but felt like it was the right path for you. In what ways are/were you able to, as Thoreau advises, walk that path with “love and reverence?” How has navigating that path shaped you into the person you are becoming?

Get more information on the Live Deliberately Essay Contest.

Brighter Future Scholarship

Deadline: 3/31/2018
Available to: College Freshmen through Graduate Students, Year 5
Award Amount: $500

The Brighter Future Scholarship is available to undergraduate, graduate or law students enrolled at an accredited college or university. You must have a minimum 3.0 GPA and submit 500 word letter of intent that identifies a problem and explains how you intend to use your education as a way to begin solving that problem, thus creating a brighter future.

Learn more about the Brighter Future Scholarship.

Tiffany & Co. Scholarship

Deadline: 3/31/18
Available to: College Freshmen through College Seniors
Award Amount: $10,000 The Tiffany & Co. Scholarship is available to students enrolled at the Gemological Institute of America.

Get more information on the Tiffany & Co. Scholarship.

Mikimoto Scholarship

Deadline: 3/31/18
Available to: Graduate Students, Year 1 through Year 5
Award Amount: $915

The Mikimoto Scholarship is available to students enrolled at the Gemological Institute of America. You must be enrolled in the Distance Education eLearning Graduate Pearls program to qualify for this award.

Get more information on the Mikimoto Scholarship.

AACT John Kitt Memorial Scholarship

Deadline: 4/02/18
Available to: College Sophomores through College Seniors
Award Amount: $5,000

The AACT John Kitt Memorial Scholarship is available to sophomore, junior, and senior students who have a demonstrated interest in confectionery technology. To be eligible, you must be majoring in food science, chemical science, biological science, or a related field at an accredited four – year college or university and have a minimum 3.0 GPA.

Get more information on the AACT John Kitt Memorial Scholarship.

For the Love of Chocolate Foundation Scholarship

Deadline: 5/01/18
Ages: College Freshmen to College Seniors Award Amount: Varies

The For the Love of Chocolate Foundation Scholarship is available to students at the French Pastry School. You must be accepted into L’Art de la Patisserie program, demonstrate a desire to develop your pastry art skills and have worked a minimum of 40 hours in a food service establishment prior to the beginning of the semester to qualify for this award. Selection is also based on financial need. A personal essay and two letters of recommendation must also be submitted.

Get more information on the For the Love of Chocolate Foundation Scholarship.

Paradigm Challenge

Deadline: 5/01/2018
Available to: Maximum Age 18 Years
Award Amount: 100 Awards from $500 – $100,000

The Paradigm Challenge is open to students up to the age of 18. You may work in a team or alone in creating an original and creative way to reduce waste in homes, schools, communities, and / or around the world. Entries may come in the form of posters, videos, inventions, messages, community events, websites, mobile apps, or anything else that will help save lives. Additionally, you must submit a brief statement of your idea (140 characters or less) in order to qualify for this award.

Learn more about the Paradigm Challenge .

Love Your Career Scholarship

Deadline: 9/10/18
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 at least 1,000 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.

Get more information on the Love Your Career Scholarship.

New York State Flower Industries Association Award

Deadline: Varies
Available to: College Seniors
Award Amount: $300

The New York State Flower Industries Association Award is available to students at SUNY Morrisville State College.

You must be a senior horticulture student planning to enter the flower industry to be eligible for this award.

Get more information on the New York State Flower Industries Association Award.

Heart of America Internship

Deadline: Varies
Ages: College Juniors to College Seniors

The Heart of America Internships are available to upper-class students pursuing a career in hospitality.

To be considered, you must live or attend school in or near Iowa, Illinois, Kansas, Omaha, Minnesota, or Wisconsin.

Get more information on the Heart of America Internship.

Marjorie J. Reed “Best Friend” Award Scholarship Fund

Deadline: Varies
Available to: College Freshmen to College Seniors
Award Amount: Varies

The Marjorie J. Reed “Best Friend” Award Scholarship Fund is available to graduates (or equivalent) of Douglas High School.

You must be pursuing a post-secondary education at a nonprofit, public or private two- or four-year trade school, college or university in the United States to be eligible for this award.

Selection is based on academic or technical potential, honor, service to others, loyalty and a love of learning and adventure.

Get more information on the Marjorie J. Reed “Best Friend” Award Scholarship Fund.

Love’s Geology Scholarship

Deadline: Varies
Available to: College Sophomore to College Senior
Award Amount: Varies

The Love’s Geology Scholarship is available to full-time geology majors at Radford University.

You must have completed at least four semester hours of 200-level or higher geology courses and have a minimum 3.0 GPA (overall and in your major) to be eligible for this award.

Get more information on the Love’s Geology Scholarship.

Jo Anne Marquardt (JAM) Hope, Empower, Love, and Peace (HELP) Scholarship

Deadline: Varies
Available to: College Freshmen
Award Amount: Varies

The Jo Anne Marquardt (JAM) Hope, Empower, Love, and Peace (HELP) Scholarship is available to entering freshmen at California State University, Sacramento. You must have graduated from C.K. McClatchy High School and be the first in your family to attend college. Also, you must plan to enroll full-time and have a minimum GPA of 2.8 to qualify for this award.

Get more information on the Jo Anne Marquardt (JAM) Hope, Empower, Love, and Peace (HELP) Scholarship .

Best Friends Endowed Scholarship

Deadline: Varies
Available to: College Juniors through College Seniors
Award Amount: Varies

The Best Friends Endowed Scholarship is available to entering junior and senior students at Appalachian State University. You must submit one page essay required describing yourself and best friend to be eligible for this award.

Get more information on the Best Friends Endowed Scholarship.

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