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November 30, 2017 Help Guide Scholarship believe that volunteer involvement is an integral part of a strong and prosperous community. To encourage this value, we’ve decided to reward a college or university student who demonstrates outstanding volunteer involvement in their community. The winner of our annual award will receive a $1,500 USD scholarship to use towards their tuition. For more information visit HlepGuide.

December 1, 2017 Aperture Education is again offering a $1,000 scholarship to a student between the ages of 16-22 who submits a written essay on our chosen topic. You can find all the information you need concerning this scholarship at: http://www.apertureed.com/funding/scholarship

December 11, 2017 Lexus Eco Challenge Since 2006, students and teachers have been making a difference in the eco health of our planet through the Lexus Eco Challenge, a national STEM competition for grades 6–12. The Air & Climate challenge is open NOW—are you ready? Challenge your students to tackle eco issues related to air and climate in the contest's second challenge. Teams of 5-10 students create practical solutions while competing for amazing prizes—up to $500,000 in scholarships and grants are awarded each year to eligible teachers, students, and schools.
That's more than 10 years and HUNDREDS of winning projects. Will yours be next?

December 15, 2017 StudyPug Math Help Scholarship offers an annual $1000 cash scholarship, awarded based on the applicant’s essay on a specified math-related topic.
Our topic changes annually, for more information, including past award recipients, please refer to our website at https://www.studypug.com/scholarship.html

December 15, 2017 Home improvement scholarship by Home Improvement Solutions for those students who are passionate about home and gardening. Here is our scholarship link: http://www.myhomeimprovementsolutions.com/scholarship/. You can go through this link and get all the information regarding this scholarship program. Under this scholarship program, an applicant needs to write 1000-1500 words on the given topics that you can check out from our site and submit your content on our site. Then our experts will analyze the quality of the content and announce the name of the winner.

December 15, 2017 Burger King Scholarship Created in memory of BURGER KING® Co-founder James “Jim” W. McLamore, the BURGER KING℠ Scholars program has awarded $28.3 million in scholarships to more than 26,800 high school students, BK® employees and their families across the U.S., Canada and Puerto Rico since 2000. In 2016 alone, the Foundation awarded $3 million to more than 2,800 students in North America. Scholarship grants range from $1,000 to $50,000 and are intended to help students offset the cost of attending college or post-secondary vocational/technical school. Recipients are selected based on their grade point average (GPA), work experience, extracurricular activities and community service. The application period for the 2018-2019 school year begins on Oct. 15, 2017 and closes Dec. 15, 2017. Click here to view the scholarship eligibility requirements and to apply now.
 
December 15, 2017 PRETTY LIGHTROOM PRESETS BI-ANNUAL SCHOLARSHIP recognizes the importance of higher education and the role it plays in our personal and professional fulfillment. That’s why we are so excited to announce the Pretty Presets for Lightroom $500 bi-annual scholarship (awarded twice per year). This ongoing scholarship provides college and university students an opportunity to earn money to further their education and achieve their goals! Visit Pretty Lifhtroom Presets to apply.
 
December 30, 2017 YoQuotes awards scholarships to students from all over the world whose intention is to make a positive contribution to the future of the world. As a company, we decided to give a hand to students who are struggling financially and thus established an annual Student Scholarship with which we give away $2,000 every year to one student. For more information visit http://yoquotes.org/scholarship/
 
December 30, 2017 Exam Pick This $3000 scholarship is dedicated to full-time students who are currently enrolled in universities, colleges or high schools and who are committed to living a healthy lifestyle. For more information, visit ExamPick.
 
December 31, 2017 The ACT Student Champion Award recognizes one student in each state who is tenacious and persistent, no matter the challenge, and is prepared for life after high school with a goal in mind and plan in place. ACT Student Champions receive a $500 non-renewable scholarship, certificate, plaque, and state-level recognition. Applications and more information can be found at www.act.org/readinesschampions.
 
December 31, 2017 Black Note is looking to award a $2,000 scholarship to each student that shares innovative, ingenious or just plain good ideas on ways to help smokers put down cigarettes and join the world’s smoke-free movement. You can find more information on our on $2,000 Get a Boost Scholarship page.
 
December 31, 2017 $500 Let Experts Help Annual Scholarship is designed to help the students who are currently studying in the areas of Business, Computer Science, etc. We run this scholarship program every year. Link to our Scholarship page:https://www.letexpertshelp.com/scholarship/

December 31, 2017 Android Hacks Scholarship is committed to fostering and helping the entrepreneurs, and owners of tomorrow. That is why we have created the AndroidHacks Scholarship. This scholarship will help offset the costs of education for high school and college students who have demonstrated an interest in Internet Marketing. To learn more about our scholarship. For more information, visit androidhacks.

December 31, 2017 Treadmill Review Guru To win the scholarship of $2000, you need to think about technology and its role in the coming years and are we heading to the right direction? Are we tech-oriented or tech-overpowered?

For starters, you can think on these points:

1. Is technology important? Why?

2. How our website TreadMill Review Guru playing a relevant role in showcasing it?

January 4, 2018 GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship The GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program honors the legacy and character of our nation's 40th President by rewarding college-bound students who demonstrate exemplary leadership, drive, integrity, and citizenship with financial assistance to pursue higher education. Through the generous support of GE, this national program annually awards $10,000 renewable scholarships to numerous students. Click here to LEARN MORE.

January 10, 2018 America's Most Spirited High School Contest The search is on for America’s best high schools, with awards totaling $100,000 from Varsity Brands. The grand prize winner will be named America’s Most Spirited High School and will receive $25,000 for their school. Visit The American Spirit Leader Awards for more information.

January 10, 2018 ANNUAL POOL CLEANER SCHOLARSHIP The major concern of the My pool vacuum is to provide the reliable information regarding pool cleaners and assist them to consider the top rated cleaners for them.

While working in this industry, we came to know the power and value of writing so we have decided to appreciate the writing talent and reward them with the $500 scholarship.

Our Annual pool cleaner scholarship 2017 – 2018 is for all the students who have impressive writing ability and can think out of the box. For more informaiton visit www.mypoolvacumm.com

January 18, 2018 MetroCast C-Span's Student Cam 2018 C-SPAN is asking students to create a 5-7-minute video documentary on a topic related to the new theme: The Constitution & You: Choose a provision of the U.S. Constitution and create a video illustrating why it's important to you. The C-SPAN Education Foundation awards 150 student and 53 teacher prizes, totaling $100,000 in cash. All student winners will receive cash prizes ranging from $250-$5,000, and teachers who are listed as faculty advisors will have a chance to win cash prizes as well. For more details on the competition, FAQs, teacher testimonials and past winning videos, please visit www.studentcam.org. If you have any questions, email the C-SPAN Classroom team at educate@c-span.org.

January 18, 2018 Percy Martinez Law Scholarship Percy Martinez, wants to provide and cultivate the next generation of lawyers. That is the reason why Percy has decided to create a Scholarship program for upcoming lawyers. This law scholarship will assist in reducing the costs of education for high school and college grads which have shown an interest in law. Percy Martinez is a very successful lawyer with over 20 years handling complex law cases. Percy is known locally and has been vigorously fighting for justice in Miami. For an online application, visit Percymartinezlaw.com

Janurary 29, 2018 Nurse.org is seeking applications for the Healthcare Leaders Scholarship. To be eligible for the $1000 award, students must have a GPA of 3.0 or above, be pursuing a degree related to healthcare, and submit a 600-1000 word essay.

February 1, 2018 The Gloria Wille Bell and Carlos R. Bell Scholarship A trust fund to help forward the careers of students pursuing degrees in engineering or science at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. View details and apply at www.bellscholarship.org.

February 16, 2018 Rappahannock Community College Students only need to complete one online application to be considered for 100 different scholarships at RCC totaling about $400,000. The scholarships can be combined with federal and state financial aid assistance or used alone to cover RCC tuition costs. The online application is available at: www.rappahannock.edu/scholarships

February 20, 2018 Sump Pump Guides Scholarship This scholarship is for those students who are passionate about Writing and can express themselves in front of the entire world by showing their writing talent. Here is our scholarship link: http://sumppumpguides.net/scholarship/

February 28, 2018 Householdquotes Scholarship 2018  plan to award one student the sum of $1250 every year to help fund their education. Students can apply by submitting a 750 to 1,500 word essay. Students should e-mail their essays to scholarship@householdquotes.co.uk

March 16, 2018 The Society of the Cincinnati in the State of Virginia announces an essay contest for any Virginia high school senior who will attend any four-year college or university in the Commonwealth of Virginia beginning in the fall of 2018. The Society will award a $3,000 scholarship to the author of each of the four essays that are judged to be the most outstanding. For more information visit the guidance office.

March 19, 2018 Virginia Mayflower Society You must be a high school senior or home-school equivalent, a undergraduate or graduate student under the age of 26 enrolled in an accredited educational institution. You must be any one or more of the following:
• A Virginia resident
• Related to a Virginia resident
• A member or related to a member of the Virginia Mayflower Society. You must have a grade point average of B or the equivalent. You must be sponsored by one of your current teachers or by a member of the Virginia Mayflower Society.
* Family members (children, nieces and nephews, and in-laws of members) of the Society’s Board of Assistants or of the Scholarship Committee are not eligible. 
For more information, visit Virginia Mayflower.

March 20, 2018 ANNUAL GOLF SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM BY GOLF GUIDE ZONE
Golf guide zone is the place where you can buy a plenty of golf equipment to add more fun and comfort while playing. After spending several years in this industry, we came to know the value of the golf, and that is why we take responsibility to promote and motivate students to take part in this sport. This is why we are offering a $1000 scholarship for those students are passionate sports players so that they cover all their expenses including, books, and tuition fee and sports equipment.
Every graduate and postgraduate student can participate in this scholarship program and can learn the value of the sports in their life. Applicant must have an ability to provide write creative and informative content along with the impactful logics. Keep in mind that the selection of the winner will be based on these requirements. For more information, visit http://www.golfguideszone.com/scholarship/

March 30, 2018 Looper Pedal Scholarship Best Looper pedals guides allow you the best and genuine Looper pedal reviews so that consumers can buy the reliable product every time. You can go to our home page to know more about our services. We acknowledge the power of the writing, and that is the reason we introduce a scholarship for the writers who can impress us with their writing ability. Those writers who can write the excellent article and can grab our attention towards their writing skills will be awarded the $500. Here is a URL to this scholarship: http://www.bestlooperpedalsguide.com/scholarship

March 31, 2018 Janice M. Scott Memorial Scholarship Fund (JMSMSF)
Criteria Sheet
I. Qualification/Eligibility

  1. a. US Citizen or permanent resident of US
  2. b. GPA of 3.0/equivalent or higher (out of a 4.0 scale)
  3. c. High School Senior who will matriculate full-time at a US accredited four-year college or university within the fifty states or District of Columbia.
  4. d. Have demonstrated leadership abilities through participating in community services or other extra curricular activities.

Combined adjusted income of the parent(s) cannot exceed $50,000. Application can be picked up in the guidance office or visit Janice M. Scott .

March 31, 2018 Commaful has an annual $1,000 scholarship open to all majors. This will be judged on creativity. Write one 1000 word essay about something you are passionate about or send in 3 short stories (no length restrictions or minimums) that show why you are a unique storyteller! To learn more visit Commaful.com

March 31, 2018 Scholarships for Your Hispanic Students As the nation's largest not-for-profit organization supporting Hispanic American higher education, HSF has awarded more than $550 million in scholarships and provides a range of impactful programs for students, HSF scholars, alumni, and parents.
Don't let your students miss their opportunity to apply for an HSF scholarship. The application opens January 1, 2018, and closes March 31, 2018. Scholarship recipients will be selected in June 2018. For more information visit hsf.net.

April 10, 2018 Easyshreddermart scholarship of 2018 is for those students who are passionate about Technology and can express themselves in front of the entire world by showing their writing talent. Under this scholarship program applicant need to write 1000-1500 words on the given topic and submit to our website. Then our experts will examine the quality of your provided article and announce the name of the winner, and he/she win $1500 as a reward. For requirements and rules, visit easyshreddermart.

April 15 and October 15 Pretty Photoshop Actions Bi-annual Scholarship Carefully research and compose an essay style Adobe Photoshop tutorial of 800 to 1,000 words, with screenshots and photos included to illustrate your points on one of the following topics. Use proper grammar and punctuation.

Choose a topic below for your tutorial essay:

  1. How Photoshop has changed photography
  2. How to re-touch skin in Photoshop for photographers
  3. Favorite tips for enhancing color in Photoshop
  4. Three must-know Photoshop overlays ideas for adding WOW to your portraits

For more information go to https://www.photoshopactions.com/pages/pretty-photoshop-actions-scholarship-program

June 30, 2018 Community Volunteer Scholarship This year, RAWSPICEBAR will be awarding a $1,500 scholarship to a deserving university or college student for outstanding volunteer involvement in their community. Visit RAWSPICEBAR.com to learn more.

June 30, 2018 2018 - 2019 Slumber Search Scholarship Slumber Search believes deeply in the value of education and to giving back to the next generation. We benefited from the generosity of others to attend college and start our entrepreneurial endeavors, such as Slumber Search and Home Brands websites. We believe in continuing this sponsorship for those that come after us. We are excited to open our 2nd annual scholarship for the 2018 - 2019 school year with a $1,000 scholarship. For more information and to apply, visit Slumber Search.

June 30, 2018 Top Security Review At TopSecurityReview, we believe that awareness and taking a proactive role have tremendous effects on people’s safety. To encourage this, we’ve decided to reward a university student who will be able to promote awareness on issues of home security and safety through writing. The winner of our annual scholarship program will receive a $1,000 which can be used for tuition expenses. For more information, visity TopSecurityReview

The American Legion Oratorical Contest exists to develop deeper knowledge and appreciation for the U.S. Constitution among high school students. Since 1938, the program has presented participants with an academic speaking challenge that teaches important leadership qualities, the history of our nation’s laws, the ability to think and speak clearly, and an understanding of the duties, responsibilities, rights and privileges of American citizenship. For more information visit www.legion.org.


Raise.me allows high school students to earn scholarships from colleges for their achievements in and out of the classroom. Starting in 9th grade, students can be eligible to start earning scholarships for their achievements in and out of the classroom, like getting good grades, having perfect attendance, leadership roles, participating in sports & clubs, community service, test scores, and more. 

High School Scholarships for Trade Schools in Virginia compiled a list of all the participating career colleges that offer High School Scholarship Program, which is worth up to $1,000 toward tuition at these schools. This new feature makes it simple for students to browse their options for career training and quickly request information from those schools. And from there, they can submit their Imagine America scholarship application right away.

Tuition Funding Sources Website Offers $41 Billion in Financial Aid for Students Tuition Funding Sources website redesign and enhancements offers students the largest scholarship data base in the world.
Outside Scholarships makes it possible for busy students to easily find the scholarships that are the right fit for them, based on their unique criteria. Outside Scholarships contains listings of over $1.6 million in award money, and counting. We want to take the extra work out of the process so students can focus more on grades, extra curriculars, and service hours, and less time drowning in paperwork. We’ve collected some excellent scholarship opportunity information.  
Student Financial Aid Search Engine: Find & Apply for Financial Aid to Pay for College
Scholarships to Help International Students Afford U.S. Colleges 
United Negro College Fund Scholarships 
Scholarship America Scholarships
Study Soup launched the StudySoup peer-to-peer learning marketplace in 2014, and now we are announcing our new Future Innovator Scholarship Program. When we were in school, we found that success in the classroom can be a pretty ambiguous thing. Every class has hours of lectures and dozens of readings. Come midterm time, most students are overwhelmed and have no idea how they should study. Without fail, however, there are always a few top students in the class who know exactly what it takes to be successful. We decided to empower those top students to help their peers, and make money, by posting their best study materials to StudySoup.com.
www.studentscholarships.org has a list of 9 Scholarship Programs that will give out more than 1 Million dollars to students in 2016. Students from Virginia school districts are eligible for all the awards.
Scholarship resources for minority students 
African-American Grants The nonprofit group Demos recently reported that 84% of African American students used Pell Grants to finance their education and graduated with debt, compared to just 60% of white students. With both segments of students enrolling in college at similar rates, it's alarming that African American students receive significantly less funding than their white counterparts.
To help bridge this funding gap, our college planning experts at OEDB.org developed a list of scholarships and grants specifically for African American students. We provide context for how students can best take advantage of available resources while offering a listing of 15 scholarship and grant opportunities.
CollegeScholarships.org has helped students find financial aid since 1999 and recently launched an interactive searchable database listing over 23,000 financial aid programs.
Scholarships at The Community Foundation TCF's searchable database offers more than 60 scholarship opportunities for students living in the Central Virginia region. Our database allows you to enter specific criteria to narrow your search. Criteria might include your high school or area of academic interest. Or you may view an alphabetical listing of all scholarships available through The Community Foundation.
Discover Business We offer a comprehensive listing of MBA programs and resources available in each state. Many business schools offer online MBA degrees in addition to traditional on-campus business degrees. Select your state in the list below to find out more about MBA degree programs in your area.
Virginia Foundation for Community College Education recognizes outstanding students of all ages and backgrounds through its statewide scholarship program. The application period for the 2014-2015 school year is open. Please visit our website:http://www.vccs.edu/giving/  VFCCE scholarship information is also posted on the Virginia Education Wizard at: www.VaWizard.org
Financial Guide for African Americans The financial aid guide for minority students was recently published at : www.onlineschools.org/financial-aid/minority/
Making College Affordable This expert-driven guide includes an extensive list of scholarships and financial aid resources available specifically for minority students. The guide also includes tips for finding and securing scholarships and other financial aid.Check out the site at  http://www.accreditedschoolsonline.org/resources/college-scholarships-for-minority-students/
Scholarships.com Find scholarships and other valuable financial aid information on this site at no cost.
The U.S. Army has formed a partnership with the Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF) to help ensure African-American students capitalize on the significant scholarship, leadership development and career opportunities available through the U.S. Army’s Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC).
The Army-TMCF partnership seeks to address this by attracting high-achieving students (a 3.7 high school cumulative GPA; minimum scores of 1260 SAT or 27 ACT, and; a varsity letter winner or equivalent athletic achievement) to apply for two-, three- or four-year Army ROTC scholarships. 
For more information please visit:
http://thurgoodmarshallfund.net/student/army-rotc-recruiting-program
Freedom Alliance Scholarship Fund applicants must be: The dependent son or daughter of a U.S. Soldier, Sailor, Airman, Guardsman or Marine who has become permanently disabled as a result of an operational mission or training accident. The dependent son or daughter of a U.S. Soldier, Sailor, Airman, Guardsman or Marine who has been killed in action. The dependent son or daughter of a U.S. Soldier, Sailor, Airman, Guardsman or Marine who has been classified as a Prisoner of War (POW) or Missing in Action (MIA). All applicants must also meet the following eligibility requirements in order to qualify for a Freedom Alliance scholarship. Currently in their senior year of high school, a high school graduate or a currently enrolled full time undergraduate student. Under the age of 26 at the time of application. Visit http://www.fascholarship.com/  to apply.
  
EDU, Inc. wants to announce that there is a "Common Black College Application" which students may use to apply to 33 Member Institutions with 1 application for $35.00. The use of the Common Black College Application creates the possibility for students to potentially receive acceptance letters, financial aid packages, and scholarship offers from several different colleges. For additional information and a list of the participating colleges, please visit www.eduinconline.com
 
Below, below are 10 different scholarship programs through the firm, Price Benowitz, LLC, to graduating high school students and college students.

1. Tatiana Mendez Future Resources Scholarship- http://criminallawsvirginia.com/scholarship.html
2. Thomas Soldan Healthy Communities Scholarship- http://virginialawfirm.net/healthy-communities-scholarship
4. Steve Duckett Conservation Scholarship- http://www.virginiacriminallaws.com/scholarship.html
5. April Cockerham DREAM Act Scholarship- http://immigration.pricebenowitz.com/scholarship.html
6. Michael Kiely Strong Roots Scholarship and Essay Contest- http://virginiacriminallawyernow.com/2016-scholarship
7. Amato Sanita Brighter Future Scholarship- http://criminallawpennsylvania.com/student-scholarship.html
8. Ed Tayter Outstanding Citizen Scholarship- http://mdcriminalattorney.net/scholarship.html
9. Angie Dipietro Women in Business Scholarship- marylandcriminallaws.com/scholarship.html
10. Price Benowitz Social Justice Scholarship 2016- http://pricebenowitz.com/virginia-injur
P. E.O. College Scholarships for Young Women Who are Going Places:
Virginia State Scholarship Fund, V.S.S.F.
A $1500 scholarship for women, domiciled in Virginia, to attend an accredited Virginia school of higher education. Renewable one year. Visit www.vapeo.org to find out more information.
Virginia Cottey College Scholarship Fund (VCCSF)
A four year renewable scholarship of $2500 for the first two years and $3000 for the last two years for Virginia women accepted at Cottey College. Visist www.vapeo.org to find out more information.
Education & Outreach In pursuit of their nursing degree, every nursing student will be financially challenged. We strive to meet these challenges by connecting students with financial aid opportunities that can alleviate these costs. Our site has been featured on a number of school, nonprofit, and nursing organization websites; the database, and every other resource on our site, is available free of charge. Here is a link to the financial aid resource: http://www.rntobsn.org/financial-assistance
SAE International Through generous contributions from various individuals, corporations and universities, SAE International is proud to award scholarship money to both undergraduate and graduate engineering students. SAE scholarships assist in developing the future engineering workforce by helping students achieve their dreams of becoming an engineer.
Funded through the SAE Foundation, these scholarships encourage academic excellence and help students around the world to pursue their passion for engineering. 
Despite our country’s ongoing economic volatility and increased college costs, the financial aid picture for minorities has never looked brighter. Currently, billions of dollars are set aside each year specifically for Asian Americans, African American, Hispanic American, and Native American students. This funding is open to minorities at any level (high school through postdoctoral) for a variety of activities including study, research, travel, training, career development and creative projects. While numerous listings provide general financial aid opportunities, there seems to be a lack of online scholarship listings specifically for minority groups. As a result, many advisors, librarians, scholars, researchers and students often have been unaware of the extensive funding opportunities available for minority groups. We wanted to change this by providing an extensive listing of scholarships exclusively for minority students on AffordableColleges.com here: http://www.affordablecolleges.com/resources/scholarships-for-minorities/
Here at Intern Solutions, we connect students and other young adults with job solutions every day, and lately, we’ve noticed a fantastic trend: more and more people are opting for a trade rather than a white collar career. And our team couldn’t be more thrilled about it! Not only do these careers fulfill a passion for their employees, but they are and always will be in high demand.
I think about it this way: if I had a home repair project I wanted done or car trouble I needed addressed, there is no way — no WAY — I would have the skills to get the job done myself. And I know I’m not alone.
With that in mind, we’re working on a campaign to share scholarship opportunities available to aspiring trades workers. Following are some great ones that I’ve found, and that I hope you’ll consider sharing on your site.
Tobacco-Free Life Academic Scholarship Are you passionate about creating a tobacco-free world? Tobacco-Free Life awards $2,000 in scholarships each quarter to students who are committed to preventing the suffering and death caused by smoking. If you share our vision, we want to support you in your academic study.
RoverPass Outdoor Entrepreneur Scholarship
Student working RoverPass was founded on an incredible love for exploration. Whether you’re a spelunker, cross-country skier or deep sea diver, the outdoors offers experiences that transcend everyday life, and the RoverPass team wants to encourage a culture of adventure-seekers.
The Outdoor Entrepreneur Scholarship is based on RoverPass’ founding ideals, with a mission to fund tomorrow’s top outdoor industry entrepreneurs. Through this, our hope is to give back to the next generation of adventurers.
So, maybe you’ve started building your own off the grid sustainable tiny-house or you’re passionate about the outdoors and got bit by the entrepreneurial bug - we’re eager to help fund your dream. We’re fixing the large and disorganized outdoor RV and camping industry, and will grant $1000 to any student we believe has the potential to change the world through entrepreneurship. If you are interested in starting your own business, we'd love to hear from you.
The scholarship will be won by one student each semester; entry for the Fall semester is May 1st to August 20th and for the Spring semester it’s open from August 31st to December 31st. Winners will be announced on August 31 and January 2nd of the subsequent year.
 
 
 
 
 (You may contact jlewis@mcps.k12.va.us for available applications in the guidance office)