Scholarships

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Study Abroad Scholarships

  • Temple’s Passport ScholarshipIf you are a first-year freshman or transfer student and you’ve never had a passport, don’t forget to apply for Temple’s Passport Scholarship before June 30.
  • Diversity Abroad ScholarshipsDiversity Abroad scholarships are now accepting applications for Summer 2019 programs and beyond. Find out more information by visiting their website linked above.
  • Watanabe Scholarship for study in JapanApplications are open for The Watanabe Scholarship, which provides support for study in Japan. Find out if you’re eligible and apply.

External Scholarship Opportunities

Target Scholarship & Mentorship Experience
Monday, November 4
The Target Scholarship recognizes and supports leadership potential in Interior Design and Architecture through a $2,500 scholarship and a multi-day expenses-paid opportunity to learn from some of the industry’s top retail designers and visual merchandisers at the Target Corporate Offices located in Minneapolis, Minnesota. 

PAVE Student Design Challenge
Thursday, November 7
The PAVE Student Design Competition promotes “real world” design experience for college-level students interested in pursuing careers in the retail design industry. Students involved in retail planning, visual merchandising, interior design and branding programs are encouraged to participate in creating a dynamic design space for Bank of America. Students participating in our competition will demonstrate the will to innovate, redesign, and reinvent an actual retail design space.

AAUW Educational Foundation International Fellowships
Friday, November 15
International Fellowships are awarded for full-time study or research in the United States to women who are not U.S. citizens or permanent residents. Both graduate and postgraduate studies at accredited U.S. institutions are supported. Applicants must have earned the equivalent of a U.S. bachelor’s degree and must have applied to their proposed institutions of study by the time of the application. Up to five International Master’s/First Professional Degree Fellowships are renewable for a second year. Preference is given to women who show prior commitment to the advancement of women and girls through civic, community, or professional work.

Charlotte W. Newcombe Dissertation Fellowships
Friday, November 15
The prestigious Charlotte W. Newcombe Doctoral Dissertation Fellowships are designed to encourage original and significant study of ethical or religious values in all fields of the humanities and social sciences, and particularly to help Ph.D. candidates in these fields complete their dissertation work in a timely manner. Candidates for Ph.D. or Th.D. degrees must be in an American doctoral program at a graduate school located in the United States.

HomeLight Scholarship
Friday, November 15
We want to support like-minded students who share our passion for improving the world of real estate. That’s why we’re offering a $1,000 scholarship to talented students who hold an interest in homes and homeownership. If you’re interested in designing homes, building homes, placing people in homes, combating homelessness, or studying the housing market, we want to help fund your education.

James Alan Cox Foundation Scholarship for Student Photojournalists
Friday, November 15
Five (5) $2,500 scholarships will be awarded to five (5) college or technical school students, payable to their school. Four awards will be for video work while one will be for still photography.

Soroptimist Live Your Dream Awards
Friday, November 15
Soroptimist’s Live Your Dream Awards assists women who provide the primary source of financial support for their families. Women will receive the resources they need to improve their education, skills and employment prospects. Students can apply by submitting an essay.

Clearway Community Solar Essay Contest Scholarship
Friday, November 15
Clearway Community Solar LLC is offering essay scholarships to a full-time undergraduate college student. Students will be writing an essay about a topic chosen by Clearway. Renewable energy, including solar energy, has grown in adoption across the United States, yet fossil fuels still represent the majority energy source in our country. 

Advanced Window Fashions Scholarship
Friday, November 15
To make things a little easier for students and their families, we are pleased to offer an annual $1,000 scholarship to an individual who is currently attending or planning to attend an accredited United States college or graduate school in the near future.

Frederick J. Krause Scholarship
Friday, November 15
The mission of the American Association on Health and Disability (AAHD) is to contribute to national, state, and local efforts to promote health and wellness in people with disabilities and identify effective intervention strategies that reduce health disparities between people with disabilities and the general population.

Flip Flops and Apple Sauce Marketing Scholarship
Friday, November 15
Write an article of 500-1000 words of what you feel are the most significant similarities and differences between traditional marketing and internet marketing. The best submission will earn the $1,000 scholarship.

$1,000 November Scholarship
Wednesday, November 20
Our monthly $1,000 scholarship is open to all high school and college students. Simply log in or create a free account to apply.

Mesothelioma Cancer Victims Memorial $2500 Scholarship
Friday, November 22
How has cancer impacted your life? It can be any kind of cancer. Mesothelioma cancers, as well as other terminal cancers, have an impact well beyond the victim alone. Create an essay or video on this topic to win this scholarship.

Fountain Law Firm $1,000 Scholarship
Friday, November 22
Driving during inclement weather can be dangerous. From fog, rain, and ice, to animals and other vehicles. If you could invent a safety feature for vehicles to help keep the roads safer, what would it be?

Zeiger Law Firm Scholarship
Monday, November 25
The Zeiger Firm is pleased to offer a $1,000 scholarship to each winner of the biannual Brian Zeiger college scholarship essay contest. 

Kelleher International College Scholarship
Saturday, November 30
The Kelleher International College Scholarship was created with students in mind. College has become increasingly necessary and this program was designed to help students pursue their college career. To apply, students must submit a short essay (less than 500 words) discussing how philanthropy can change the world.

Unlimited Cellular Scholarship
Saturday, November 30
Unlimited Cellular is a trusted source of mobile accessories. They believe that higher education is essential in the professional development of our younger generation. That is why they are offering their scholarship program to high school and college students. 

Auger & Auger Disabled Scholar Award
Saturday, November 30
Auger & Auger Attorneys at Law are proud to support the disabled students of America with the launch of their Semi-Annual Auger & Auger Disabled Scholar Award, awarded in both the Spring & Fall Semesters to one high-achieving, bright student intending to pursue an undergraduate college degree.

Bachus & Schanker, LLC Scholarship
Saturday, November 30
Students have the opportunity to apply for one of the $2000 semiannual scholarships to be paid toward tuition for the upcoming semester. Each student must write an essay about his or her opinion(s) on the importance and efficacy of the 7th Amendment. 

Business Plan Scholarship For Students With Disabilities
Saturday, November 30
Have you written a business plan for a competition, class, or to further your own entrepreneurial ventures? If so, we invite you to apply for the Business Plan Scholarship From Fit Small Business. We are interested in finding out what you learned from writing a business plan. Instead of providing us with a business plan, to apply for the scholarship submit a 500 to 1,000 word essay on “What I learned from writing a business plan”.

DesignAShirt.com Scholarship
Saturday, November 30
DesignAShirt.com is pleased to offer the Creative Excellence in Graphic Design and/or Fashion with Market Intelligence Scholarship, which is made up of (two) $500 scholastic awards. Granted annually to the most qualified and deserving U.S. undergraduates or graduates, the awards may be given in each program track (i.e. Design & Fashion) or two in one program (i.e. Design & Design). 

Education Matters Scholarship
Saturday, November 30
Speaking up for education could lead to helping you pay for your own. One applicant will be awarded our $5,000 Education Matters Scholarship.

ServiceScape Scholarship 2019
Saturday, November 30
Apply now to our 2019 Scholarship, which will be in the amount of $1,000.00 USD to be paid toward the educational certification/degree program of your choice. The chosen topic is as follows: How does writing impact today’s world? Think about it, write about it, and let us know your thoughts.

TonaLaw Scholarship
Saturday, November 30
Open to students attending school in the United States. Applicant must be a veteran of any branch of the Armed Forces of the United States.

College Review Scholarship
Saturday, November 30
Tell other students about your experience so they can make better decisions about college. Review your college for a chance to win a $1,000 scholarship.

Bottar Leone Scholarship
Sunday, December 1
Scholarship is open to high school graduates who are currently enrolled full-time at an accredited two-year or four-year university or community college in the United States with at least a 3.0 GPA. Applicant must have a documented physical or learning disability (students with ADD/ADHD alone are not eligible) and have demonstrated financial need.

Car Accident Survivor Scholarship
Sunday, December 1
Scholarship is open to students currently enrolled or have been accepted into an accredited college or university by Spring semester who have been injured in a car accident.

Chuan Ai Lu Engstrom Memorial Scholarship
Sunday, December 1
Scholarship is open to current, full-time students at an accredited American university or college with a minimum GPA of at least 2.5. Applicant must submit an essay on a given topic related to the global economy.

Good Deeds Scholarship
Sunday, December 1
Scholarship is open to students enrolled or accepted in an accredited U.S> undergraduate or graduate program. Applicant must have performed an act of kindness for another person and share an essay about the act.

Happy Valley Scholarship
Sunday, December 1
Scholarship is open to current college students who are legal residents of the United States and have at least a 3.0 GPA. Applicant must submit an essay on a given topic related to medical cannabis.

Innovation Scholarship Essay Contest
Sunday, December 1
Scholarship is open to high school juniors and seniors, and students currently enrolled in a two-year or four-year college or university in the United States. Applicant must submit an essay on the safety measures schools can implement to reduce the number of shootings that occur within schools.

Johnnie L. Cochran, Jr. Memorial Scholarship
Sunday, December 1
Scholarship is open to high school seniors and current college students. Applicant must submit an essay on a given topic related to social media and civil rights.

Keith Williams Law Group Annual Scholarship
Sunday, December 1
Scholarship is open to accepted and currently enrolled undergraduate and graduate students who have overcome adversity in their lives and difficulty in school. Applicant must submit an essay on their adversity.

Lamber-Goodnow Injury Law Team College Scholarship
Sunday, December 1
Scholarships are open to students enrolled at an accredited high school, college, or university with a 2.8 GPA or higher. Applicant must submit an essay on how they are driven to innovate.

Look Twice, Save A Life Scholarship
Sunday, December 1
Scholarship is open to current college students and anyone planning on attending college (or another form of higher education) in the upcoming school year. Applicant must create a form of social awareness that inspires students to focus on Looking Twice for Motorcycle Safety.

CGTrader Scholarship
Monday, December 2
Scholarship is open to high school seniors and current undergraduate and graduate students who have at least a 2.5 GPA. Applicant must submit an essay on “the future of real-world environment with augmented reality.”

NPPF Scholarship
Monday, December 2
Scholarship is open to students who are currently enrolled in an accredited four-year college or university in the U.S. or Canada or have been accepted at a four-year institution. Applicant must provide evidence for an aptitude for photojournalism as well as academic ability and financial need.

Worthy Women’s Professional Studies Scholarship
Monday, December 2
Scholarship is open to continuing education professional studies students who identify as a female and are over the age of 30.

Scholarship for Children of Convicted Felons
Tuesday, December 3
Scholarship is open to current college students who are U.S. citizens and have a parent who has been convicted of a felony.

Rosenfeld Injury Lawyers’ Annual Single Mother Scholarship
Thursday, December 5
Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors and current undergraduate and graduate students who are mothers and have at least a 3.0 GPA. Applicant must submit an essay on the advantages of going back to school while caring for their child as a mother.

Scholarships4mom.net Scholarship
Thursday, December 5
Scholarship is open to legal U.S. residents who are at least 18 years of age and currently enrolled, or will be enrolled within the next three months, in a college or university in the United States. Applicant must be a mother or an expectant mother.

Stephen J. Brady Stop Hunger Scholarships
Thursday, December 5
Scholarship is open to students in kindergarten through graduate school (ages 5-25) who have demonstrated ongoing commitment to their community by performing unpaid volunteer services impacting hunger in the United States within the last 12 months.

iCanvas Art Scholarship
Friday, December 6
Sweepstakes is open to residents of the 50 United States, District of Columbia, and U.S. territories who are current college students. Applicant must submit a photo of one work of art they have created as well as a description of their art.

Working Parent College Scholarship Award
Saturday, December 7
Scholarship is open to full or part-time students enrolled in an accredited U.S. post-secondary educational institution with at least a 3.0 GPA. Applicant must be a residential parent of at least one minor child, work an average of at least 12 hours for each of the previous four weeks, and is a legal resident of the United States.

Pumphrey Law Scholarship
Monday, December 9
Scholarship is open to U.S. residents who are accepted or currently enrolled in an accredited college or university in the U.S. Applicant must submit an essay on one of three given topics related to false accusations, firearms, or Title IX.

Mobility Scooters Direct Scholarship Program
Tuesday, December 10
Scholarship is open to undergraduate and graduate students with at least a 3.0 GPA and who can demonstrate involvement on campus or in the community. Applicant must submit a completed application, personal essay, and a recommendation.

Abels & Annes, P.C. Scholarship Essay Contest
Sunday, December 15
Scholarship is open to high school seniors, undergraduate, or law school students who will be attending college in 2020 in the United States. Applicant must submit an essay on a given topic related to self-driving cars.

AceableAgent Higher Education Scholarship
Sunday, December 15
Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors and current university, post-graduate, community and technical college students in the United States. Applicant must submit an essay on what home is to them.

Asthma and Allergy Scholarship
Sunday, December 15
Scholarship is open to incoming and current college students in the United States who have been diagnosed with asthma or suffer from any type of allergy.

Belin Arts Scholarship
Sunday, December 15
Scholarship is open to individuals with talent in painting, sculpture, photography, music, drama, dance, literature, or architecture. Preference will be given to residents of Northeastern Pennsylvania.

Car Covers Scholarship
Sunday, December 15
Scholarship is open to any student enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program in Fall 2019 or Spring 2020 at any accredited American college, university, or trade school. Applicant must submit an essay on how to make your car last forever.

Creative Safety Supply Scholarship
Sunday, December 15
Scholarship is open to students currently enrolled in a college, university, or vocational school. Applicant must submit a completed application and answer two personal questions about their career path and creative thinking/problem solving.

Depression Treatment Education Scholarship
Sunday, December 15
Scholarship is open to current college students. Applicant must submit an essay about their education goals, plans after graduation, and why they deserve the scholarship.

Dirk Derrick Car & Truck Accident Injury Scholarship
Sunday, December 15
Scholarship is open to incoming and current college students who have had his or her life altered due to an injury from a car or truck accident, be it their own injury, that of a loved one, or an influential individual.

Edsmart.org Annual Scholarship
Sunday, December 15
Scholarship is open to any student who will be attending college in the Winter of 2019. Applicant must submit an essay on something they have done in the past year that has made a difference in their community.

Houzz Scholarship Programs
Sunday, December 15
Scholarships are open to students 18 years of age or older who are currently enrolled or plan to enroll in interior design, architecture, landscape, architecture, architectural engineering, or construction management programs in the U.S.

Los Angeles DUI Attorney Diabetes Scholarship
Sunday, December 15
Scholarship is open to incoming and current undergraduate and graduate students who have been diagnosed with diabetes.

Robert J. DeBry Scholarship
Sunday, December 15
Scholarship is open to currently enrolled college students in the United States. Applicant must submit an essay on one of multiple topics related to causes of injuries, such as distracted driving, motorcycle accidents, drug injuries, wrongful deaths related to fire arms, driving under the influence, and pedestrian accidents.

Smartphone Overuse Awareness Scholarship
Sunday, December 15
Scholarship is open to students enrolled in or admitted to accredited college or university. Applicant must have at least a 3.0 GPA. Applicant must submit an essay answering the following question, “What would life be like without your cell phone and how would you adjust?”

Traumatic Brain Injury Scholarship
Sunday, December 15
Scholarship is open to students currently enrolled at or accepted to an accredited college in the U.S. Applicant must demonstrate academic achievement as reflected by a cumulative minimum 3.0 GPA. Applicant must also have a documented brain injury diagnosis provided by a licensed healthcare professional.

The Christophers Video Contest for College Students
Tuesday, December 17
Contest is open to current undergraduate and graduate college students. Applicant must create a film or video (five minutes or less) that best communicates the message and mission of the The Christophers and its belief that one person can make a difference.

$1,000 December Scholarship
Friday, December 20
Scholarship is open to high school, college, and graduate students, and those planning to enroll within 12 months. Applicant must be a legal resident of the United States or an international student with a valid student visa. Applicant must fill out a short form.

Tortuga Study Abroad Scholarship
Friday, December 20
Scholarship is open to U.S. citizens, permanent residents, and students in the U.S. on a student visa. Applicant must be a full-time undergraduate student who has applied to or been accepted into a study abroad program eligible for credit by their college or university. Applicant must submit an essay on what they would like to learn from other cultures.

BEF General Academic Scholarships
Friday, December 27
Scholarship is open to students with cystic fibrosis who are pursuing undergraduate or graduate degrees.

Defense Against Distracted Driving Scholarship
Friday, December 27
Scholarship is open to incoming and current college students with at least a 3.0 GPA. Applicant must submit an essay on a given topic related to distracted driving.

ADL Achievers Scholarship
Saturday, December 28
Scholarship is open to students who are enrolled full-time in high school or at least part-time in college, graduate, professional, or trade school. Applicant must be a U.S. citizen and have at least a 2.8 GPA. Applicant must submit an essay, video or infographic on one of three given topics related to goals, dreams, or common problem during higher education.

Graduate Scholarship
Sunday, December 29
Scholarship is open to graduate students enrolled at a private or public educational institution, and working towards a certificate, diploma, or degree.

Military Scholarships
Sunday, December 29
Scholarship is open to veterans and active members of the U.S. military who are enrolled at a private or public educational institution, and working towards a certificate, diploma, or degree.

Undergraduate Scholarship
Sunday, December 29
Scholarship is open to undergraduate students enrolled at a private or public educational institution, and working towards a certificate, diploma, or degree.

Andrew Flusche Scholarship Contest
Monday, December 30
Scholarship is open to high school seniors who have been accepted into a college, university, or trade school and students who are currently enrolled in a college, university, or trade school. Applicant must create a public service announcement video (PSA) about avoiding distracted driving (e.g. cell phones, passengers, radio, etc.)

Spotless Cleaning Chicago Scholarship
Monday, December 30
Scholarship is open to dynamic, passionate, hard-working students in high school, college, university, or trade school. Applicant must submit a video on why they think education is the key to a brighter future.

Debt.com Scholarship for Aggressive Applicants
Tuesday, December 31
This is an offbeat scholarship intended for people who apply to a lot of scholarships. Applicants need only tell us about themselves and send us a list of other scholarships they’ve applied to. The scholarship is $500 and is awarded every two months.

$500 Art Scholarship
Tuesday, December 31
Contest is open to legal residents of the United States or International students with a valid visa who are 13 years of age or older and who are interested in attending art school, or are currently enrolled in an art school.

Achieve Today Scholarship
Tuesday, December 31
Scholarship is open to any current student of an accredited U.S. university or college. Applicant must submit a video OR essay on personal development or high performance.

AFSCME Family Scholarship
Tuesday, December 31
Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors whose parent, legal guardian or financially responsible grandparent is a full dues-paying AFSCME member.

Apprentice Ecologist Initiative Youth Scholarship Program
Tuesday, December 31
Scholarships are open to students between the ages of 13 and 21 who are candidates for a degree/diploma at a primary (middle school), secondary (high school), or accredited post-secondary educational institution from any country around the world. Applicant must conduct their own environmental stewardship project in 2019.

C.I.P. Scholarship
Tuesday, December 31
Scholarship is open to students age 17 years or older who plan to start a program of higher education within the next 12 months or who are currently enrolled in a program of higher education. Applicant must be a citizen or permanent resident of the United States. Applicant must submit a short online application.

Car Accident Injury Survivor Scholarship
Tuesday, December 31
Scholarship is open to current college students who have sustained injuries from a car or truck accident. Applicant must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident and have at least a 2.75 GPA.

ChameleonJohn Annual USA University Student Scholarship
Tuesday, December 31
Scholarship is open to current college students in the United States who are struggling financially. Applicant must submit an essay on a given topic related to pollution.

DarrasLaw Scholarship
Closing Date: December 31
Scholarship is open to students enrolled or planning to enroll in an accredited college or university during the 2019-2020 academic year. Applicant must submit an essay on a given topic related to Multiple Sclerosis.

LawnStarter Lawntrepreneur Scholarship
Tuesday, December 31
Scholarship is open to full-time college students who currently own a lawn care business, ran a lawn care business in the past, or plan on starting a business upon graduating college.

Leesa Social Impact Scholarship
Tuesday, December 31
Scholarship is open to students accepted or enrolled in an accredited college or university who have at least a 3.0 GPA and can demonstrate a commitment to social action. Applicant must submit a video that describe the role social action has had on their life so far and the role they see it having in the future.

No Sweat Scholarship
Tuesday, December 31
Scholarship is open to students 13 years of age or older who are legal residents of the United States or the District of Columbia. Applicant must create a free Cirkled in account.

OppU Achievers Scholarship
Tuesday, December 31
Scholarship is open to U.S. citizens who are graduating high school seniors or current undergraduate students with at least a 3.0 GPA. Applicant must submit an essay on a given topic related to financial literacy.

Paradise Ridge Dentistry Scholarship
Tuesday, December 31
Scholarships are open to high school seniors and current college students with at least a 2.0 GPA. Applicant must submit an essay describing a plan that they would implement to grow a small business using technology.

Poetry Card Contest
Tuesday, December 31
Contestant must submit an original poem.

Save for Future Scholarship
Tuesday, December 31
Scholarship is open to college juniors and seniors of all nationalities and majors who are at least 16 years old and are enrolled at an accredited university or college all around the world. Applicant must submit an essay on a given topic related to saving money.

Single Parent Scholarship
Tuesday, December 31
Scholarship is open to U.S. residents who are 18 years of age and have legal and physical custody of one or more minor child. Applicant must also be enrolled full-time at an accredited college and have a GPA of 3.0 or higher.

Negretti & Associates Scholarship
Tuesday, December 13
Each applicant will need to submit a 500 word written essay showing their ability to make a compelling argument. We ask that they tell us how they have used their compelling argument skills to secure a scholarship for their educational endeavors.

The Hit We’ll Take: Share a #TBT Guide Online to Help Friends Escape the Vape
Tuesday, December 31
Share an online guide with friends to show them that e-cigs and JUUL are just a bad remake of regular cigarettes. You’ll be entered for a chance to win a $5,000 scholarship.

Tobi Scholarship
Tuesday, December 31
Scholarship is open to female undergraduate students in a four-year college or community college in the United States. Applicant must submit an essay on a given topic related to fashion.

Top Ten List Scholarship
Tuesday, December 31
Scholarship is open to students 13 years of age or older who are legal residents of the 50 United States or the District of Columbia who are currently enrolled (or will enroll no later than the fall of 2025) in an accredited post-secondary institution of higher education. Applicant will need to submit a short response to a given prompt.

Unigo $10K Scholarship
Tuesday, December 31
Applicant must be at least 13 years of age, a legal resident of the 50 United States or the District of Columbia, and be currently enrolled (or enroll no later than the fall of 2025) in an accredited post-secondary institution of higher education.

Young Scholars Scholarship
Tuesday, December 31
Scholarship is open to students attending universities, colleges and other academic institutions across the U.S. who are under the age of 30 and have a minimum GPA of 3.0. Applicant must submit a completed application and an essay on volunteering and community service.

The Brightech DIY Project Scholarship
Tuesday, December 31

To inspire your creativity we’re giving away a $1000 scholarship to the most creative, innovative and unique project that uses a magnifier lamp. You can use any medium you want. It can be a sewing project, paint, your hobby, electronics, you name it.

Harriet Hale Woolley Scholarship
Friday, January 31
The scholarship is awarded to a maximum of five American post-graduate students in visual fine arts (painting, graphic design, print-making, sculpture, photography) and music (composition, instrumental or vocal performance). The scholarship is not intended for research in art history or musicology, nor for dance or theater. You must propose a unique and detailed artistic project related to their field of study which requires a one-year residency in Paris. This project should include enrollment in a recognized French art or music school. It is strongly suggested that the candidate establishes contact with a teacher or institution prior to arriving in France. In the field of the visual arts, it is possible to submit an application with a letter from a tutor/mentor who will advise and guide the artist in the realization of their creative project.

Blue Sky Limo Scholarship
Sunday, March 15
We fully understand that one of the major reasons people are not able to continue with their educational pursuits is due to a lack of financial support. It is for this reason that we offer this $5,000 scholarship opportunity to motivated young individuals. We wish good fortune to all those choosing to pursue their higher education and offer this scholarship opportunity as a means to support their higher education undertaking.

Norristown Garden Club Scholarships
Thursday, April 30

Norristown Garden Club has been offering scholarships to students who plan to further their education in horticulture related fields since 1971. Tyler students regularly receive these if they apply!