Additional Aid Resources

In addition to the financial aid assistance available through CCA, the Office of Financial Aid encourages students to seek sources of funding that are outside of the college. See the list of non-CCA scholarship opportunities below as well as links to large scholarship databases.

Our office attempts to keep the list of non-CCA scholarship opportunities current; however, scholarship information can change without notice. Contact the scholarship organization directly for the most up-to-date information.

Please note: Students should never have to pay for grant or scholarship information. Contact the Office of Financial Aid with any questions about an organization or company that requests or requires payment in order to receive or apply for scholarships or grants.

Our office also suggests students pursue local scholarships from those organizations with which they are familiar.

First-Generation College Students Minority Students Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) Women Incoming Freshmen Students Transfer Students Major Specific Other Scholarships International Students

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First-Generation College Students

Coca-Cola First Generation Scholarships

Undergraduate/Graduate

Awarded to dozens of undergraduate and graduate students each year. The First Generation College Scholarship is intended for students who are the first in their family to attend college.

Recipients must have a minimum 3.0 GPA in their first or second semester of college.

Amount: Up to $5,000

Minority Students

Affordable Colleges

Undergraduate/Graduate/High School Seniors

The Afforadable Colleges website provides students with scholarships to help lessen their financial burden. The website offers a wide list of scholarships for minority students.

Requirements vary for each scholarship.

Amount: Varies

Asian & Pacific Islander American Scholarship Fund

Undergraduate

The Asian & Pacific Islander American Scholarship Fund is devoted to providing college scholarships for Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders (AAPI).

Applicants must be a US citizen, national, or legal permanent resident. Please read scholarships by supporter details for specific academic eligibility requirements.

Amount: $2,500 - $15,000

Buenas Opiniones

High School Seniors/Undergraduate/Graduate

Buenas Opiniones reviews the latest gadgets and products in various categories to help Latino consumers find the best products which can cover all of their requirements. Buenas Opiniones awards its annual Latino scholarships through various scholarship programs geared towards high school seniors, community college students and current college students. In order to be eligible for any of them, students must have a 3.0 GPA.

Students who will like to be considered for the scholarship must submit a 500–1000 word essay on their struggles as a Latino student.

Amount : $2,500

College Scholarships for Asian/Pacific Islander Students

Undergraduate/Graduate

Paying for a college degree can be challenging but there are tons of scholarship opportunities available to help students cover the cost. Finding them, however, isn’t always easy, especially if you’re a first generation Asian or Pacific Islander student who isn’t familiar with the financial aid system. This guide features scholarships specifically for API students, and offers tips on how to improve your chances of receiving a grant.

Amount: Varies

Diversity Advancement Scholarship

Undergraduate

The Diversity Advancement Scholarship was created by the Architecture Foundation to help more minority students pursue a successful career in architecture.

To apply, students must fill out the online application, which includes a personal essay, two letters of recommendation, two examples of your creative work, and estimated college expenses (requires FAFSA).

Amount: Up to $20,000

Gates Millennium Scholar Program

Undergraduate

The Gates Millennium Scholar Program selects 1,000 talented students each year to receive a good-through-graduation scholarship to use at any college or university of their choice. The program also provides each scholar personal and professional development through their leadership program along with academic support throughout their college career.

Amount: $1,000 - $15,000

Hebrew Free Loan Society

Undergraduate/Graduate

The Hebrew Free Loan Society fosters economic self-sufficiency and economic security through interest-free lending. Primarily serving the Jewish community, the society works in partnership with others to ensure that our programs respond to identified needs and making a discernible difference in the lives of those they service.

The society is offering various scholarships to Jewish students, students that are interested must follow the specific guideline of the scholarship that best fits their requirements.

Amount: $5,000

Herbert Lehman Educational Fund

Undergraduate

The Herbert Lehman Educational Fund scholarship is awarded to students of outstanding character who are entering college for the first time and who will be attending an accredited four-year college or university as a full-time student.

Applicants must be African American, have U.S. citizenship, and are required to submit application, essay, and transcript with standardized test scores.

Amount: $2,000 (renewable)

National Coalition of 100 Black Women Scholarships

Undergraduate/Graduate

The National Coalition of 100 Black Women is dedicated to improving the lives of African-American women and girls in particular, and the broader Bay Area community, in general. The coalition offers a Working Women’s Scholarship for women working at least part-time, 30 years old or older, and seeking their degree. Also offered is the Young Black Women’s Scholar Program aimed at women in Bay Area schools who are college-bound.

Visit their website for application details.

Amount: Varies

Ron Brown Scholarship

Undergraduate

Application for the Ron Brown Scholarship are screened during February with recipients being selected in the spring prior to entering college. In March finalists are invited to participate in a weekend selection process in Washington DC.

The applicant must be an African American student who excels academically, exhibits exceptional leadership potential, participates in community service activities, and demonstrates financial need. Applicants are current college students, U.S. citizens, or hold a permanent resident visa card.

Amount: $10,000

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT)

Queens of the Castro

Undergraduate

The Queens of the Castro invite you to apply for The Grace Towers Scholarship for the Arts. The scholarship recognizes and supports artistic & professional development in LGBTQI high school students of color.

Applicants must be high school seniors of color who identify as members of the LGBTQI community with financial need and strong academics.

Amount: $1,000

Tang Scholarship

Undergraduate/Graduate

The Tang Scholarship provides financial assistance to lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) Asian and Pacific Islanders (API). The scholarship is renewable up to a maximum of three years (four years total).

Applicant shall be self-identified as Asian/Pacific Islander (having at least 25 percent ancestry), involved in the LGBT community, graduated from a high school in one of the nine Bay Area counties, enrolled full-time, and have a minimum 3.0 GPA.

Amount: Up to $15,000

Women

Curry Award for Girls Scholarship

Undergraduate/Graduate

The Curry Award for Girls Scholarship is awarded to young women who are self-motivated, need financial support, and are attempting to achieve despite tremendous obstacles.

Applicants must be female, between ages 16 and 26, currently reside in San Mateo County, a U.S. citizen or legal resident, and have demonstrated financial hardship.

Amount: $1,000 per award

Dress & Charm Scholarship

High School Senior/Undergraduate

Located in New York, Dress and Charm is on a mission to reinvent the way you shop for bridesmaid dresses and bridal jumpsuits. They believe that everyone should own beautiful pieces that are of the highest quality and be made in North America, all while being affordable.

Dress and Charm specializes in pivotal times in life such as weddings, proms, graduations and special occasions. Dress and Charm believes that one of life most important times is a students acceptance to college. Dress and Charm understands that financial help is always welcomed and because of this, they have created a cash reward to student who would like to apply.

Interested applicants must write a minimum 750 word essay on one of the following topics: ‘How a college degree will be a pivotal moment in your life,’ how a college degree will enable you to create pivotal moments in other lives’ or ‘how a scholarship will enable you to pursue a college degree’.

Amount: $1,000

PEO International Peace Scholarship

Graduate

The PEO International Peace Scholarship is for women who are non-US or non-Canadian citizens.

To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must agree to return to their home country to pursue a professional career upon completing their degree program.

Amount: $10,000

WifeKnows Annual Scholarship

High School/Undergraduate/Graduate

The WifeKnows Annual Scholarship understands that a woman’s battle in society is much harder than that of mens. For that reason, they have created a scholarship to support women. In order to enter, women must submit an essay on how sexism and misogyny affects the life of the modern woman.

To qualify, you must be a woman.

Amount $1,000

Incoming Freshmen Students

Arts Recognition and Talent Search Scholarship

Undergraduate

Arts Recognition and Talent Search Scholarship awards are granted to high school or college students (17 or 18 years old) who show talent in art, photography, visual arts, writing, or other creative areas.

Students must audition and submit a portfolio or tape to the website below. The award is to be used for the student’s freshman year in college.

Amount: $250 - $10,000

Crain Educational Grants

Undergraduate

The Crain Education Scholarship enables high school graduates to pursue a course of study they would otherwise be unable to follow due to limited financial means.

Applicants should be a current graduating senior or graduate of a high school in San Mateo or Santa Clara counties, a U.S. citizen, have demonstrated financial hardship, have a minimum 3.3 GPA, and demonstrate a background of community involvement over several years.

Amount: Up to $5,000

Hazel Reed Baumeister Scholarship

Undergraduate

The Hazel Reed Baumeister Scholarship supports high school graduates of high academic achievement who would be unable to pursue higher education without financial assistance.

Applicants should be a current graduating senior or graduate of a high school in San Mateo or Santa Clara counties, a U.S. citizen, have demonstrated financial hardship, have a minimum 3.3 GPA, and demonstrate a background of community involvement over several years.

Amount: Up to $5,000

Transfer Students

Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Scholarship

Undergraduate

The Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship makes it possible for the nation’s top community college students to complete their bachelor’s degrees by transferring to a four-year college or university. It is the largest private scholarship for two-year and community college transfer students in the country.

Applicants must be a current or graduated community college student. Must enroll full time in a baccalaureate program, have a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or better, and demonstrate significant financial need.

Amount: Up to $40,000

Major Specific

Azazie Scholarship

High School Seniors/Undergraduate

Azazie Scholarship understands that there are rising tuition cost. In order to help families lessen the emotional toll on financial hardship, Azazie has created a renewable scholarship to help students.

In order to be considered, students must submit an essay where they explore the idea of how would technology influence the fashion industry in the future.

Amount: $1,000

Baby Stroller Trend Scholarship

High School/Undergraduate/Graduate

The Baby Stroller Trend Scholarship is a parenting blog that will like students to show off their writing skills. In order to be considered for the scholarship, students must submit a 500–1000 word essay on “child safety tips”.

Not only will students win a cash reward that can go towards their tuition, but students also have the chance for their writing to be viewed on the scholarship website.

Amount: $1,000

Bobette Bibo Gugliotta Memorial Scholarship

Undergraduate

The Bobette Bibo Gugliotta Memorial Scholarship is designated for the educational benefit of students who deomonstrate a creative writing ability.

Applicants must be a current graduating senior or graduate of a high school located between Daly City and Mountain View. Applicants should be either accepted (or awaiting acceptance) to a college or university.

Amount: Up to $1,000

Cameraseals Scholarship

Undergraduate

Cameraseals wants to provide its readers, who potentially want to become professional photographers or videographers, with useful tips and advices to help them get closer to their passion and dreams.

Students who would like to apply must write a 1,000 word essay about photography or videography. The essay should help the readers understand the nature of what it means to be photographers or videographers.

Amount: $1,000

Charles & Lucille King Family Foundation Scholarship

Undergraduate

The Charles & Lucille King Family Foundation Scholarship is for rising college juniors and seniors who are studying television and film production.

Scholarships are awarded based on academic excellence, financial need, and professional potential. Non-US citizens are eligible.

Amount: $3,500

Charish

High School Seniors/Undergraduate/Graduate

Charish is the leading online marketplace for design lovers to buy and sell chic vintage decor, furniture, and art. They are America’s largest and fastest growing marketplace dedicated to home decorating and design.

Charish is offering two scholarship awards designed to support students from diverse backgrounds and students who are majoring in design-related fields such as architecture, interior design, landscape architecture and engineering fields.

Students who would like to apply for the cash reward must write a 500 word essay on describing their career goals and future design aspirations. Applicants must also upload at least two examples from their design portfolio.

Amount: $2,500

Fred Rogers Memorial Scholarship

Undergraduate/Graduate

The Fred Rogers Memorial Scholarship provides assistance to undergraduate or graduate students who are studying children’s media and education.

Applicants must have demonstrated coursework in film or animation and have completed an application online (including two recommendations).

Amount: $10,000

GoStartABlog Young Writers Scholarship

Undergraduate/Graduate

GoStartABlog was created as a way to give back to the writing community. The blog was created by writers for writers, in hopes to share techniques and resources for new bloggers. The blog is offering a scholarship award to those who would like to afford education as well as create their own blog.

Interested applicants must create a 2,000,2,500 essay on the topic of what has writing given them the opportunity to do.

Amount: $1,000

iCompareFX USA Scholarship

Undergraduate/Graduate

iCompareFX helps individuals and businesses navigate the global money transfer market through reviews and comparisons. They are offering a $1,000 scholarship for students studying Marketing, Business, IT, Digital Design or any e-business related field. Applicants must submit a current resume, proof of enrollment, and a letter outlining how this scholarship will help your future career.

Amount: $1,000

Packaging and Print Design Scholarship

Undergraduate

At GlobalVision, they are passionate about promoting the packaging and print industry. They understand that high quality packaging and print design plays a vital role in the success of brands and businesses across the globe. This sector is rapidly expanding and is now more important than ever, it’s also one of the fastest paced areas in the industry.

Innovative designers are pioneering new ways to produce products that are more sustainable, marketing departments are striving to create beautiful designs, and the market is rapidly evolving. Global Vision’s goal is to contribute towards excellence in the industry be rewarding talented students in the field and because of this they have created a scholarship for graphic design, printmaking majors and writers.

Applicants that are interested in having a chance to win this award must write a 500 word minimum word on any aspect of packaging.

Amount: $1,000

The Reedsy National Creative Writing Scholarship

Undergraduate

As the world’s leading marketplace of book publishing talent, Reedsy is passionate about nurturing the next generation of fiction authors. They have designed the Reedsy National Creative Writing Scholarship to award a student whose writing displays a clear and unique voice with the potential to thrive in the competitive literary landscape.

To be eligible for the scholarship students must include the first chapter 1,500- 7,500 words of an original novel they are currently writing or have written that has not been published.

Amount $1,000

Roy W. Dean Film Grant

Undergraduate

The Roy W. Dean Film Grant is a grant in honor of Roy W. Dean a film philanthropist extraordinaire. In the last decade the grants have grown into one of the most sought after competitions in the world.

Interested applicants must create a unique film that contributes to society along with a cover letter, distribution plan, budget, and crew information. For more information, applicants must refer to the link provided.

Amount: $3,500-$30,000

HomeLight Scholarship

High School Senior/Undergraduate

The HomeLight Scholarship is a small team of talented people ion San Francisco looking to change the face of real estate. HomeLight wants to support like-minded students who share their passion on improving the world of real estate.

This scholarship if offered to students in the interior design program as well as architecture. To be considered, students must submit a short writing piece on why they are interested in real estate, how will their career help more people in finding their dream home, and what impact have they had on homes or homelessness in their community.

Amount: $1,000

Home Security List Smart Home Scholarship

High School Senior/Undergraduate/Graduate

The HomeSecurityList Smart Home Scholarship is intended to cultivate innovation among the next generation of builders, makers, ethical hackers, product creators and even homeowners interested in the internet of things.

Interested applicants should submit a 1,000 to 2,000 word essay on how the internet is set to become a growing impact on how we live, work and socialize.

Honorsgradu MultiMedia Scholarship

High School Seniors/Undergraduate

The Honorsgradu MultiMedia Scholarship has offered for the past five years, a multimedia scholarship for students to show their creative side. This year, the scholarship is offering a cash reward for students who are able to represent their views about the concepts of education vs. learning.

In order to apply, high school students must create a submission through one of the following mediums: art, creative writing. Music or photography. College students must apply through a video format.

Amount: $1,000

Hooked To Books Scholarship

Undergraduate

Hooked To Books was established in 2012 by those who love books. It is a site giving reviews on their favorite books. It also shares reviews about the gadgets which will make reading easier and more enjoyable.

Hooked to Books has created a scholarship for writing and literature students in an effort to promote reading and education among young people. Applicants who wish to apply must submit a 500–2000 essay on how did a book change their life.

Amount : $2,000

Mat Tam Photography Scholarship

Undergraduate/Graduate

Mat Tam Photography Scholarship is committed to helping aspiring photographers through their college degree.

Interested students must create a video topic on how to take Bokeh photos. The video will be critiqued on the number of views, number of likes and the usefulness of the video.

The Screenplay Readers Scholarship for Diverse Voices in Cinema

Undergraduate

The film industry has taken a recent admirable steps towards more diverse representation in film development and production but the mainstream studio system still has a long way to go. The emotional and cultural power of the art of cinema is only magnified by the inclusion of diverse voices and viewpoints, and the viewpoints the industry is lacking the most are those of diverse backgrounds.

As college can be an expensive endeavor for mant of these potential new, diverse voices, and thier families, Screenplay Readsers is proud to annouce their Screenplay Readers Scholarship.

Students that interested in entering this contest, must write a 100 word essay telling their story as well as compose a 2 page short film screenplay.

Amount: $2,500

Softline Scholarship

Undergraduate

The Softline Brand Partners is committed to helping the next generation of manufacturers and brand leaders.

Students who are interested must be fashion or design majors. Students must have a clear vision for their career in manufacturing, textiles, fashion, and design. To be considered, students must submit the Softline Scholarship application that is found on their website and an academic or professional resume.

Amount: $2,500

Spirit Button Academic Scholarship

High School Senior/ Undergraduate

Spirit Button Academic Scholarship is committed to supporting students through their education specifically those pursuing a degree in creative writing.

In order to be considered for the scholarship, students must submit a 700–1,000 essay on what inspires them the most in life and why.

Amount: $2,000

Sustainable Cat Bed Design Contest

Undergraduate

The tuft and paw website makes modern furniture that is beautifully designed and incredibly durable for cats. The website also offers Cat toys, accessories for the furniture, as well as modern designed litter boxes. With its environmentally responsible products, the website has created the Sustainable Cat Bed Design contest for students who are able to think of a new way to create furnitire.

Interested applicants must create an original design that meets the following criteria, be affordable, beautiful, easy to ship, sustainable and practical.

Amount: $1,500

Tom Cory Scholarship

Undergraduate

The Tom Cory Scholarship was founded by Tom Cory a founding member of the Architectural Precast Association (APA), a group that is committed to establishing and upholding the highest level of quality assurance for the production of architectural precast concrete productions.

Tom Cory has created a scholarship for the group that is awarded annually to a deserving architecture student. To be considered, students must submit an essay on why they have chosen to study architecture.

Amount: $2,000

Whitaker Foundation Art Scholarship Program

Undergraduate

The Whitaker Foundation Art Scholarship Program has been established to help art students meet the diverse educational needs of today’s professional art and museum world. The Whitaker Foundation will be supporting art students with a special emphasis on watercolor and museum studies.

The applicant must be a U.S. citizen or legal resident, at least 18 years old, in good academic standing, and working towards a Bachelors in Fine Arts or Museum Studies. Applicants are required to gain knowledge of the Whitakers’ works through their submitted essays or watercolor paintings.

Amount: $2,000

Women in Architecture

Undergraduate/Graduate

The Women in Architecture is committed to encouraging and supporting women architects as they pursue their educational careers. To be considered applicants must submit a survey as well as a 650 word essay on what inspires their architectural style.

Applicants must be women studying architecture.

Amount: $2,500

Zachary Watson Memorial Scholarship

Undergraduate/Graduate

With the support of the Gray Area Foundation for the Arts, the Zachary Watson Memorial Scholarship will award a $5,000 grant to a promising architect/artist/technologist to help them pursue their education and interests.

The application process is purposely simple - just a link to a portfolio or images online, and a short paragraph.

Amount: $5,000

Other Scholarships

Abbott and Fenner Business Consultants Scholarship

High School Juniors/High School Seniors/Undergraduate

The Abbott and Fenner Business Consultants are committed to continuing their efforts on helping those who have a desire and ambition to succeed. To be considered for the scholarship, students must submit a 500–1000 word essay describing their educational career and life goals.

Applicants must be U.S. citizens in order to be considered for the annual scholarship.

Addiction Resource Scholarship

Undergraduate/Graduate

Addictive substances abuse has killed more people than every American war combined, and more than ten times over. Many victims of drug addictions feel as though they are fighting a war themselves.

With the AddicationRescourse Scholarship the website will like to challenge current and prospective students to share their own story on how we can make the world addiction-free. Students who would like to be considered, must submit a 1,000–1,500 word essay on the drug abuse and addiction that can be found on the website.

Amount: $300-$2,000

Adrian Rubin Scholarship

High School Senior/Undergraduate

The Adrian Rubin Scholarship was created with our current students in mind who are considered leaders of the future. Over the years, college has become increasingly expensive and necessary. This scholarship serves the purpose of being able to help one student get closer to achieving their goal of landing their dream career without having to rack up hundreds of thousands of student loan debt in order to do so. Applicants will be required to write a 500 word essay where they answer the question, ‘how do you think real estate investments trends will change over the next five years?’

Amount: $1,000

AllTopGuide Scholarship

High School/Undergraduate/Graduate

AllTop Guide is a website that mainly focuses on Amazon Product Reviews. They are happy to offer a $1000 scholarship for students in any program of study to help students achieve their academic goals. To apply, students need only write an essay of at least 1000 words about their inspiration in life.

Amount: $1,000

American Advisors Group Do Something Good Grant

High School/Undergraduate/Graduate

The American Advisors Group Foundation is compassionate about helping out American senior citizens and wants to help students who share the same compassion. They are offering a $1,500 grant to students who post a picture of themselves helping out senior citizens in their community with an appropriate caption of 100 words or less. Submissions are due December 31, 2017.

Amount $1,500

Anna Hefrey Scholarship

*Undergraduate/Graduate

The Anna Hefrey Scholarship wants to challenge current and prospective college students to share their thoughts on some of the tough choices we face as a society to aid tobacco harm reduction. They hope to inspire the next generation to help continue the fight for the health of so many impacted by tobacco-related diseases in our nation.

In order to apply, candidates should write a tobacco reduction related essay based on the questions listed on their website

Amount: $2,000

AreaVibes Scholarship

Undergraduate

AreaVibes scores and ranks cities and neighborhoods across the United States based on the livability of each area. They believe that education is a vital component to livability as well as the key to our children’s future. To show their support and to contribute to the nations future generation of students, AreaVibes has created the AreaVibes scholarship.

Students who would like to be considered for the cash award must write an essay on how does livability play a factor in selecting a college?

Amount: $2,500

The Ark Law Group Student Voices Scholarship

Undergraduate/Graduate

The Ark Law Group specializes in providing total financial relief to distressed homeowners and consumer borrowers.The attorneys at Ark Law Group are experts in foreclosure prevention, debt settlements, bankruptcy law, loan modifications and short sales.

The Ark Law Group Student Voices Scholarship is an on-going, quarterly scholarship program, open to all college students in the United States. Students who are interested in the scholarship, must submit a 500–1,000 word essay answering if student loans are a crisis for college students and the economy? What changes, if any, need to be made to the educational system, its rising costs and methods of financing?

Amount: $1,000

Audio Reputation Annual Scholarship

Undergraduate

AudioRepution.com is created with the sole purpose of helping beginners, audio enthusiasts and all those interested in audio electronics, and offer tips and guides, reviews and product comparisons. The people behind the website4 are aware of the power of written word and are willing to support students educational efforts.

The website has created the Audio Reputation Scholarship which is a cash prize that is awarded to students who write a 2,000 word essay on the topic, what is the best music for learning?

Amount: $1,000

The Azazie Scholarship

*High School Seniors/Undergraduate

The Azazie Scholarship was founded by a group of people who believe in technology. Located in Silicon Valley, Azazie is on a mission to leverage technology and reinvent the way you shop for wedding dresses. Their unique platform matches the customer’s needs and to the skilled craftsmanship to a small group of artisan tailors.

At Azazie they are proud to invest in the future by providing a scholarship to help students with rising tuition costs. Students that will like to apply must write a 500–800 word essay on “What is a problem within the industry you’re currently majoring in and how will you solve this issue?”

Amount: $1,000

B.Davis Scholarship

High School Seniors/Undergraduate

The B.Davis Scholarship is providing a cash reward for students who visit their website. To be considered for the scholarship, students must submit a 1,000 word essay describing three characteristics of leadership you value most and why these traits are important and how an individual develops them.

Applicants must include their name and the school they are attending or the school that they are planning to attend in a year.

Amount: $1,000

Band With Success Scholarship

High School/Undergraduate/Graduate

Larson Jewelers created the Band With Success Scholarship to band together with both men and women who want to further their education and strive for a successful future.

In order to apply students must answer a few survey questions as well as provide their GPA and graduation year.

Amount: $1,000

Bellesoma Method Scholarship

High School Senior/Undergraduate

The Bellesoma Method Scholarship was created so students can have assistance with their educational expenses. College is not only a necessity to ensuring that students have a profitable career.

To be considered for this scholarship, students must write a 500 word essay answering the question, what technological advancements can change the medical profession?

Amount: $1,000

Best Gaming PC Scholarship

Undergraduate/Graduate

BestGamingPC.com is a popular website in the gaming industry which provides top-notch gaming PC reviews and advice to more than 50,000 readers a month. Given that scholarships are such a critical part of the educational process for many students, the people behind the gaming website have created a competitive gaming scholarship for students who are passionate about competitive gaming.

Students that are interested must submit a 1500 or less written essay on their take on the competitive gaming or eSports revolution. Can a competitive gamer maintain a well-paid career in this niche? What do you think is the future of eSports?

Amount: $1,500

Best Teeth Whitening Solution Scholarship

High School Senior/Undergraduate

Best Teeth Whitening Solution is a website that reviews teeth whitening products in various categories and helping out the readers and consumers in order to find the best teeth whitening products according to their needs. The website writes guides on topics such as best teeth whitening kit, the best teeth whitening pen or the best teeth whitening toothpaste.

The website has opened up their annual scholarship opportunity to students who can write the best article on teeth whitening. Students must write an essay that exceeds the 600 word limit.

Amount: $1,000

Bikes Reviewed Scholarship

Undergraduate/Graduate

Bikes Reviewed is a website that aims to be an online cycling hub that provides useful information on outdoor activity and health in general. They are offering a scholarship to students that are legal residents of the US, Canada, or the UK.

There are two ways of applying. Method one involves creating a video application, while method two involves writing a research-based essay between 800 and 1000 words. For full details on each method, click on the link above.

Amount: $1,500

BitIRA U Scholarship

Undergraduate

As one of the nation’s leading specialist in Digital IRA setup and management, BitIRA works with a wide range of customers who wish to reap the benefits of digital currency assets inside their retirement savings portfolio. At BitIRA, they believe that Americans should have access to more choice of assets available within their tax advantage retirement account. Therefore, one of the primary goals is to help their customers understand how digital currencies can serve as a powerful tool to achieve their unique objectives for savings for the future.

Part of BitIRA’S open technology education mission, they are announcing their bi-annual scholarship, the BitIRA U scholarship. To be considered for the cash award, students must write a one page personal essay with specific examples of how cryptocurrency or blockchain can change the world over the next 20 years.

Amount: $1,000

Blog Starter Scholarship

Undergraduate/Graduate

The Blog Starter was created by Scott Chow to provide simple tutorials on the highly technical subject of creating and designing websites and blogs. The free guides available from The Blog Starter show readers how to start and design a blog without any prior knowledge.

To apply for this scholarship, write a 500 to 1000 word essay on the importance of the Internet in modern society.

Amount: $1,000

Bluestack Scholarship

Undergraduate

Bluestack is an Android Emulator which helps everyone to run their Android Apps on their Windows Desktops or on Macs. The software is free to use and is currently being used by more than ten million people around the globe.

The Bluestack team realizes that educational fees become very expensive, because of that the team is offering a cash prize for students who are interested. Students that would like to apply must write a 500 word essay about CryptoCurrencies or digital marketing.

Amount: $1,000

Body Hacking Scholarship

Undergraduate/Graduate

Body Hacking is a passion-driven website dedicated to everything that is related to fitness and healthy lifestyle. The website offers useful information on what is a healthy lifestyle, diets, workout, bodybuilding, and etc.

The website is offering a cash reward to those who have a passion for fitness. Interested applicants must submit a 1,000 word essay about fitness, nutrition, or anything related. The winning essay will be chosen by the expert council of Body Hacking editors and writers.

Amount: $1,000

Bugs Killer Scholarship

High School Seniors/Undergraduate/Graduate

The Bugs Killer Scholarship strive to identify the best techniques and products to eliminate pests from our homes and surroundings.They recognize that advancement in this field, just like any other, begins with good education.

Applicants who would like to be considered, must submit a 1000 word essay on ‘how advancement in technology is impacting the pest control industry.

Amount: $1,000

BuildFire Scholarship

Undergraduate

BuildFire is a software as a service platform that enables businesses to rapidly build mobile apps that save costs, reduce risk and engage audiences. In addition to the already robust suite of prebuilt features, BuildFire’s dynamic and scalable SDK supports an infinite amount of integrations and custom features.

The creators behind the software have developed the BuildFire Scholarship which is an opportunity to reward students who share the same desire to improve the world through building communities and strengthening relationships with technology.

Students that are interested in applying must write a 750–1,000 essay on how they would use a mobile app to build or maintain a business.

Amount: $1,000

California Tour Guide Scholarship

Undergraduate

The Zebra is the nation’s most comprehensive comparison website for car insurance quotes. Nearly all of the 250 million American drivers require car insurance, but the industry’s complexity and size create a massive grey area of coverage and pricing- drivers often don’t know where to start. Adam Lyons and Joshua Dzibiak founded The Zebra in 2012 to help drivers understand their insurance options and easily secure coverage.

At The Zebra, the founders understand the pain of buying car insurance and that students suffer from higher than average policy rates. That is why they have decided to continue their annual scholarship the California tour guide award.

California students must explain what is their favorite road trip destinations. There are no limits for the type of entry, this can be a narrated animation, a slideshow of memorabilia, an illustrated map. This a chance for the students to showcase the place they love in any original way possible. Applicants should follow specific submission request displayed on the website.

The applicant must be residing in California.

*Amount: $1,000

Carid Scholarship

High School Senior/Undergraduate

The Carid Scholarship understands that essentials for college can be expensive. Carid is offering a cash reward for students who create a photo inspired by any aspect of the automotive industry.

Applicants must be between the ages of 16 and 20. Applicants should not be CARiD employees or related to anyone who is a CARiD employee.

Amount : $1,000

CG Studio Scholarship

Undergraduate

CG Studio is a leading online marketplace for 3D models. The people behind CG Studios have created the CG Studio scholarship to help support talented students with an interest in the 3D industry.

Students who would like a chance to win the cash prize must write a short essay about an animator, video game designer, or other person in the digital art field who they admire. Applicants must explain why they admire the artist and how their accomplishments shaped their industry.

Amount: $1,000-$1,500

CGTrader Scholarship

High School Senior/Undergraduate/Graduate

CGTrader is the largest 3D model marketplace backed by the strong designer community of more than 500k members.CGTrader was founded with the goal to ensure fair marketplace conditions for 3D designers.

Each semester CGTrader challenges students to dig into the field of technology by writing an essay on how innovative technologies are transforming lives. To be considered students must submit a 500–1000 word essay on “The future of technology in education”.

Amount: $3,000

Choose Best Mattress Scholarship

Undergraduate

The Choose Best Mattresses website was created because the developers behind the website are always looking for new ideas on how to resolve sleep issues and provide that information over to its readers.

Twice a year the people behind Choose Best Mattress offer a cash prize to students. Applicants that are interested must write an essay up to 500 words that explains their ideas about how to improve sleep pattern or how to do online research that helps decide what is a best product.

Amount: $1,500

Citrix ShareFile Scholarship

Undergraduate

The Citrix ShareFile Scholarship is designed to help students pay for their education as they seek their own opportunities in entrepreneurship. Citrix ShareFile will award cash prizes to the top three students who submit the best essay on whether or not entrepreneurship can be taught and how can colleges better promote and teach entrepreneurship.

Applicants must submit only one application and no revisions to the application may be made after it has been submitted. Students must submit an application, including the essay through a Podio form.

Amount: $2,000 - $5,000

Closetbox Entrepreneur Scholarship

Undergraduate

The Closetbox Scholarship is a startup that believes that education is vital for young minds to succeed. Closetbox gives undergraduate students the chance to lessen their financial burden with a cash reward by having an idea, app, website, or business that has been turned into something real and functional.

Applicants must have good GPA standing and have demonstrated financial need.

Amount: $5,000

College Jumpstart Scholarship

High School/ Undergraduate

College Jumpstart Scholarship is offering financial assistance for students who are attending or planning to attend an accredited school in the U.S.

Applicants must be a U.S citizen or legal resident and be committed to using education to better their life and/or families.

Amount : $1,000

College Success Scholarship

*Incoming Freshmen/Undergraduate/Graduate

Study.com is offering a $1,000 scholarship for students. Their mission is to make education accessible. Their College Success Scholarship gives one lucky student $1,000 to help with their tuition.

Amount: $1,000

Commaful Annual Nation Scholarship

Undergraduate/Graduate

Commaful describes themselves as a short story site encouraging teens and young adults to read more. They offer 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.

This scholarship is only open to US citizens and permanent residents of the US.

Amount: $1,000

Community Volunteer Scholarship

Undergraduate

Dealhack believes that volunteer involvement is an integral part of a strong and prosperous community. To encourage this, Dealhack has created the Community Volunteer Scholarship.

Interested applicants must fill out the application form online.

Amount: $1,500

CouponMeld Scholarship

High School Seniors/Undergraduate/Graduate

CouponMeld is a website that was founded in 2014, it is a website that provides practical advice for business owners and help fuel the local economy. The website has opened a scholarship for students that believe they have a bright future in the ever changing world around them.

Students who would like to be considered for the scholarship must write a 500–800 word essay on a book that changed their life.

Amount: $1,000

Create-A-Greeting Card Scholarship

Undergraduate/Graduate

Create-A-Greeting Card Scholarship gives students currently enrolled in high school, college, or a university to win a cash award by designing a greeting card. The winning entry will be produced and sold as a real greeting card in our product line.

Applicants must be a U.S. legal resident of at least 14 years of age or older pursuing an academic program.

Amount: $10,000

Creative Mind Scholarship

Undergraduate

Best Colored Pencils is driven to provide the largest and most informative colored pencil reviews because of their love for colored pencils and of course, the arts. Their passion towards creativity inspires them to support aspiring artists and creative young minds. The way in which they are supporting aspiring artist is by creating the Creative Mind Scholarship.

Students that will like to have a chance to win the cash prize must submit an original piece of artwork, an essay explaining their inspiration behind the work and what is their favorite detail about the work.

Amount: $1,500

Cyberbullying Prevention for Teens Scholarship

High School Seniors/Undergraduate/Graduate

The internet is a great technical innovation. But, it gave everyone the ability to slander others anonymously without having to deal with the social consequences of their action. It has also created nightmares for the parents of young children and teenagers.

In an effort to the cause of preventing cyberbullying, the Cyberbullying Prevention for Teens Scholarship is offering a cash reward for students that submit a 600–1000 word essay on why it is important to stop cyberbullying.

Amount: 1,000

DietsInReview Scholarship

High School Seniors/Undergraduate/Graduate

Obesity has grown so much that it has replaced smoking as the number one preventable cause of disease in America. Even though obese people have to take responsibility for what and how much they eat, society has not only created obesity but it also discriminates against those affected.

Because of this, DietsInReview.com has created a scholarship for students who are able to tackle the questions on how obesity is defined, what are the causes of obesity and how can obesity in America be prevented. Students who are able to provide an essay of 1,000 to 1,500 words that articulately answer these questions, will be considered for the cash reward.

Amount: $1,000 - $3,000

Distracted Driver Awareness Scholarship

Undergraduate/Graduate

The Distracted Driver Awareness Scholarship aims at raising awareness to the dangers of distracted driving. Their law office has worked with many victims and their families, whose pain and suffering could have been avoided had a distracted driver not sent that last text, or had the dog jump on his lap.

Applicants must provide proof of identity and college enrollment and must submit an essay of up to 2,000 words.

Amount: $1,000

Elie Wiesel Foundation Prize in Ethics

Undergraduate

The Elie Wiesel Foundation Prize in Ethics Essay Contest is an annual competition challenging students to submit essays on the urgent ethical issues that confront them in today’s world.

Applicants must be registered full-time Juniors or Seniors in the U.S. Students are also required to partner with a Faculty Sponsor. Any interested professor may act as a Faculty Sponsor and verify the quality and the authenticity of the student’s essay.

Amount: Up to $5,000

Elite Rehab Placement Substance Abuse Scholarship

Undergraduate

Addiction is a lifelong battle that affects millions of people. Fresh insight into addition and personal experiences are an essential part to beating this affliction. As a result Elite Rehab Placement is offering a scholarship to students who write an essay focusing on drug abuse.

Students that will like to be considered for the scholarship must write a 1,000 blog post on a topic covering drug addiction. Students must post this article to their blog as well as include 3 links citing authoritative sources on drug addiction.

Amonut: $1,000

Essential Oil Diffuser USA Scholarship

High School Senior/Undergraduate

Essential Oil Diffuser USA was founded in 2015 by those who love essential oils. It is a site that gives reviews on their favorite essential oils. The website believes that having the right essential oil promotes good health and creates a beautiful home and/or work place.

The Essential Oil Diffuser USA Scholarship is inspired to spread awareness through their scholarship program.In order to be considered, applicants must submit a 800–1000 word essay about the uses or benefits of one of your own favorite essential oils.

Amount: $1,000

Explore the World Travel Scholarship

Undergraduate/Graduate

The founders behind the explore the world travel scholarship believe that travel should be as much about making a difference in the world as it is about seeing it. For that reason, the founders have created a cash prize that will help finance a student and their international trip that includes an educational or service component.

Interested applicants must fill out the application questions through the link above. Applicants must also write short answer responses to the questions, ‘what is your motivation to traveling abroad’, and ‘how will you incorporate education and/ or service into your travels?’

Amount: $2,000

Facebook Advertising Scholarship

High School Seniors/Undergraduate

The Facebook Advertising Scholarship wants to help provide students with financial assistance in building their own business. [Facebook Advertising Scholarship] will reward students a cash reward that will support their school tuition and give them access to Facebook advertising credits and Facebook agency services.

To be considered, applicants must complete a survey, create a video pitch, and submit a completed application. Students must also have a 2.0 or higher GPA.

Amount: $2,500

Final Fantasy Fan Scholarship

High School Seniors/Undergraduate

The Final Fantasy Fan Scholarship is a highly competitive award for both high school and college students who enjoy the Final Fan game franchise. Those who play the game have invested many hours in the world of Final Fantasy and now have the opportunity for Final Fantasy to invest in their world.

Students applying must submit a brief essay that is five paragraphs or less, explaining their relationship with Final Fantasy games and how it has made them a better student or person.

Amount: $1,000

Fitness Apie Scholarship

Undergraduate/Graduate

Fitness Apie is a passion-driven website dedicated to all things fitness and healthy lifestyle. You will find tons of useful information on diets, workout, where and how to start to succeed in fitness and so much more.

Fitness Apie is providing students with a scholarship that will help through their educational career. To be considered students must write a 700 to 1000 word essay on ‘why fitness is important in the life and also build the perfect workout routine.’

Amount: $1,000

Fountain Law Firm

Undergraduate/Graduate

The Fountain Law Firm understands how hard it is for students and their families to make ends meet. In an effort to make it a little easier, Fountain Law Firm is pleased to offer a cash reward for students that best submit an essay on the topic: 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?

Applicants must provide proof of enrollment and submit their submissions to the email provided on the website.

Amount: $1,000

Forshaving Scholarship

Undergraduate

The Forshaving company provides a website to its users who are interested in finding the best shaving products. Every year the company launches a cash reward for students who are able to demonstrate a high skill in article writing.

Students that are interested must write a 700–1,000 word article about shaving.

Amount: $1,000

Free Driving Blog Scholarship

High School Seniors/Undergraduate

The Free Driving Blogdedicates itself to provide its readers with easy-to-do car advices and tips that will help them update the new technologies all the time. Aspiring to spread awareness, Free Driving Blog has created a scholarship for students who share the same passion of cars and technology.

In order to apply, students must write a 1,500–2,000 word essay on what are the ways or steps people can take in order to reduce carbon footprint and their use of Earth’s natural resources.

Amount: $1,000

Friends of the California State Fair Scholarship Program

Undergraduate

The Friends of the California State Fair Scholarship Program is open to California students, who will be attending California colleges or universities. Preference will be given to individuals with broad personal, civic and academic experience. Applicants will be evaluated on the basis of their personal commitment and goals established for their chosen field, leadership potential, civic accomplishments, as well as qualifications for the category entered and the completeness of the application packet.

Applicants must be California residents enrolled or planning to enroll in a 4-year California college with a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0.

Amount: Up to $5,000

Frugal Family Fun Scholarship

High School Senior/Undergraduate

Frugal Family Fun is a blog run by two cousins who are dedicated to bringing viewers coupons, deals, samples, freebies, DIY projects and family fun. Their focus is on teaching others to save money while shopping, being family oriented and having family fun. The creators of the website are proud to announce their annual frugal family fun scholarship. The scholarship has been created because the family behind the Frugal Family Fun understand that education can be a huge expense for families and they would like to lessen that burden as much as possible.

Applicants that are interested in applying must submit an essay on ‘how to keep the warmth in your relationship.’

Fund for Education Abroad

Undergraduate

The Fund for Education Abroad was established in 2010 to address the need for an independent study abroad scholarship provider. The mission of the fund is to provide scholarships and ongoing support to students who are underrepresented among the US study abroad population.

Interested students must provide a financial aid form, recommendation letter and apply through the link above.

Amount: $16,250

Game Authority Scholarship

High School Senior/Undergraduate/Graduate

Game Authority is an organization the provides in-depth product reviews, comparisons, and valuable information about gaming products so you can spend less time searching for gear and more time enjoying your games. They would like to provide the same opportunity for the next generation to also go to college.

Applicants must write a 2,000 word essay on the topic, “Video games have influenced me by…” as well as provide a proof enrollment and a 300–500 word biography.

Amount: $1,000

Gaming Design Scholarship

Undergraduate

At GamingDesigning.org they believe in empowering the innovators of tomorrow. The team behind gaming design understands that students are able to pursue their dreams and career goals if they have the financial support for their education because of this they have created a scholarship for gaming lovers.

Interested applicants must submit a 800–1500 word essay on what they perceive to be the most revolutionary development in the gaming industry since the turn of the century.

Gear Up Your Future Scholarship

Undergraduate

At gearupz.com they offer laptops, wireless routers, drones and beauty devices. They make it easy for you to pick the items that you want, the goal of the site is for the customer to have a satisfying experience. The site has opened up the Gear Up Your Future Scholarship.

Students that are interested in the cash prize must write a 500–3,000 word essay on how does artificial intelligence support people in studying and improve working efficiency?.

Amount: $2,000

Amount: $1,000

Golfbee Scholarship

High School Senior/Undergraduate

All across the world, people of all ages are hitting the local courses both on a recreational level and as a professional sport in golf. While this is one of the oldest surviving sports, there is still more that can be done to make it more universal for all interested players.

The people behind golfbee have created a scholarship for students who are also interested in golf and who would also like the challenge of making the game of golf better. Students who would like a chance to win the scholarship must write a 700–1,000 word essay on anything related to golf.

Amount: $1,000

Go BankingRates Scholarship

Undergraduate

Go BankingRates is a personal finance resource designed to make learning about money and managing your finances more fun and less intimidating with offices in Los Angeles, New York City and Bethlehem, PA. With a focus on how money intersects with your personal goals, travel, politics, celebrity, food and events, they aim to engage, entertain and foremost, educate.

The people behind the website understand how expensive college can be and how great of a burden debt can be. Especially student loans. Go BankingRates has created a scholarship that should help students with their financial costs. Students who would like a chance to win the cash prize must write a 500 word essay that shows what position they take on tuition costs in the U.S. and explain whether or not they are worth it based on the effects it has on students, educational institutions and the U.S. economy as a whole.

Amount: $2,500

Go Clean Scholarship

Undergraduate

The Go Clean Scholarship is open to all students who are currently enrolled in an educational program. The organizers of the scholarship have created a website for viewers that provides detailed reviews about various products being used in the home and in bathrooms.

Students who are interested in the scholarship, must write a 500–750 word essay on any topic that interest them.

Amount: $2,500

GoodCall Scholarship

High School Senior/ Undergraduate/Graduate

At GoodCall, they try to help people make smarter decisions by giving them access to important data. The organization would like to know about the decisions that students have made that has impacted their life.

GoodCall would like to offer a scholarship to students that are able to write a 400–500 essay detailing an important decision that they have made in their life. What information did they rely on? How did you know it was the right choice?

Amount: $2,500

GreenPal Scholarship Fund

**High School Senior/Undergraduate **

The GreenPal Scholarship Fund wants to help assist motivated students and future business leaders. The GreenPal Scholarship believes that the generation of today’s students are the future employers of tomorrow.

Applicants must own or operate their own small business or has put together a business plan to start a business while in college.

Amount: $2,000

Groza Learning Center Education Scholarship

High School Seniors/Undergraduate

The Groza Learning Center Education Scholarship was created to help students interested in higher education reach their goal of attending college or university. Each year a theme will be chosen and students will have the chance to respond in a short essay.

This year, applications must write a 500 word essay on what redemption means to them and how it has played a role in their lives and interactions with others. Students must also complete the form section of the website linked above.

Amount: $1,000

H. Ernest & Helen L. Johnson Memorial Scholarship

Undergraduate

The H. Ernest & Helen L. Johnson Memorial Scholarship was established to provide financial assistance for college bound students in the Sacramento Region attending a four year university in California.

Applicants must be a graduating high school senior in Sacramento, Placer, El Dorado or Yolo counties, demonstrating financial need with a minimum cumulative 3.0 GPA planning to attend an accredited four year university in California.

Amount: $1,000 - $2,000

HardMoneyHome Volunteerism and Entrepreneurship Scholarship

Undergraduate

HardmoneyHome is website that seeks to streamline the process of obtaining private money loans for real estate investors. The company was founded by 2016 by Ryan Patterson, a long time real estate investor and private hard money fund manager.

Having an understanding of private money loans, the people behind Hardmoney Homes have created a scholarship for students who have a dedicated interest in volunteerism and entrepreneurship. Students who would like to apply for the scholarship must provide answers to the following questions, through a video format. ‘Where have you volunteered and what were your duties, how long have you been volunteering and how many hours have you dedicated volunteering, what have you learned from your experience as a volunteer and how has this experience affected you?’

Amount: $1,000

Headphones Encyclopedia Annual Scholarship

Undergraduate

Headphones Enclyopedia.com is a new blog created to provide information about the best headphones on the market, the different types of headphones and review of the best headphones. The creators behind the blog understand the financial difficulties of attending higher education and because of that they have created the Headphones Encyclopedia Scholarship

Students who would like to apply for the scholarship must write a 1,500 word essay on the history of headphones.

Amount: $1,500

Healthline and Nord Scholarship

Undergraduate

Healthline creates content about all things heal and wellness. They create content from how to spot symptoms of a serious condition, to healthy smoothie recipes and more. With almost 80 million online visitors per month, their mission is to help build a stronger and healthier world.

Healthline is teaming up with the National Organization for Rare Disorders (NORD), a patient advocacy organization dedicated to individuals with rare diseases and the organizations that serve them. NORD is committed to the identification, treatment, and cure of rare disorders. Together, the organizaition is launching the Healthline and Nord Scholarship. The scholarship aims to to assist and empower college students making a positive impact on rare and or chronic diseases.

Student who would like to be considered, must go through the process detailed on the website. Students must create an AIM account and login to the account in order to answer three essay questions.

Amount: $5,000

Healthy Future Scholarship

Undergraduate/Graduate

Reclinercize is proud to offer their [Healthy Future Scholarship]( (https://www.reclinercize.com/scholarship/) to all college students around the world. They are dedicated to caring about human health both during and after work. Therefore, through their scholarship they hope to contribute to the awareness of the importance of healthy surroundings and furniture people use during the work and at home. This year’s’ essay topic is ˮLife at a computer desk: health risks and possible solutionsˮ and needs to be written in at least 1000 words.

Amount: $1,500

HelpGuide Scholarship

Undergraduate

At HelpGuide they believe that volunteer involvement is an integral part of a strong and prosperous community.To encourage this value, they have decided to reward a cash prize to a student who demonstrates outstanding volunteer involvement in their community.

Students who are interested in the scholarship must submit a written response on what it means to be a volunteer in their community, as well as include one reference that can verify their volunteer involvement.

Amount: $1,500

Homerate Mortgage Scholarship

Undergraduate/Graduate

HomeRateMortgage believes that everyone deserves a roof over their heads and the opportunity to advance both their future and education. They pride themselves in being a top rated mortgage company that works hard to find mortgage solution for each and every person that comes their way.

The company believes that money should not stand in the way of people’s dreams and therefore has created an annual scholarship for students. Students who are interested must write a 750–1,000 word essay on any service or feature found on the scholarships website. These can include, ‘VA loans, refinancing a house, or first time homeowners.”

Amount: $1.000

Hot Deals Scholarship

Undergraduate

HotDeals is all about various coupons, promo codes, discounts, sales, and anything and everything that helps consumers more for less about online shopping. They are committed to bringing their users the best experience and the most bargains.

The people behind the bargaining website have created a cash reward for students who are in need of money in paying their tuition. Students who would like to be considered must submit an essay that describes their greatest travel story.

Amount: $1,000

Iflexion Scholarship

Undergraduate/Graduate

Iflexion is a US based software development company. They are offering a scholarship to students of any discipline.

Applicants must submit an essay written in English of no more than 1500 words on the topic “How Mobile Technology Will Change Retail in 5 Years.”

Amount: $1,000

Improving Senior Living Scholarship

Incoming Freshmen/Undergraduate/Graduate

Caregiver Connection works to connect you to top notch care providers across the United States to help make your search for the best care for your loved ones as easy as it can be. They are offering a $1,000 scholarship to eligible college students. To apply, write an essay of at least 800 words describing how your major affects senior care and how you can improve senior living through your studies.

Amount: $1,000

Informed Mag Scholarship

Undergraduate/Graduate

Informed Mag brings consumers up-to-date information on home security systems, automation, and other smart products for the home. Products such as smart locks, motion sensor lights, and home sages, just to name a few.

Those who would like to apply must submit a 700 word essay on an experience they had with home or campus security and how it either helped or how it could have been better.

Amount: $1,000

Internet Marketing Scholarship

High School/Undergraduate/Graduate

The Internet Marketing Scholarship recognizes the power of written words online and offline and want to help creative minds exhibit their abilities.

To participate in the scholarship, students will have to research and create a piece of content between 500–1,000 words on the subject of “Internet Marketing and its Importance in Society.”

Amount: $1,000

Justice Solutions Group Scholarship

Undergraduate

The Justice Solutions Group was founded and united under the mantle of mentorship through Big Brothers, Big Sisters America. The group of people deeply care about the wellbeing of families, communities, and the success of future generations. Because the solutions group believes in the power of mentorship, they are offering a scholarship to students who believe in the same idea.

Interested applicants must write a 8–1500 word essay on how they believe mentorship can benefit future generations. Aking with the essay, applicants must upload a video explaining their essay and their insights on mentorship.

Amount: $1,500

Kalu Yala Scholarship

High School Senior/Undergraduate/Graduate

The Kalu Yala Scholarship was created with the future entrepreneurs and business people in mind. Students that would like to apply for the cash reward must write a 500 word essay describing what they believe is the main benefits of studying abroad.

Amount: $1,000

Karl Jobst DDS Scholarship

Undergraduate

The Karl Jobs Scholarship was created to provide support to aspiring dentists, dental hygienists and those who wish to work in academia. Even though the scholarship was created at first for those studying dental, students from all majors and areas are encouraged to apply.

Students that are interested in entering for a chance at the cash prize must submit a 500 word essay that discuss’ their strengths and unique traits and how those strengths and traits will help in their future endeavors.

Amount: $1,000

Kenneth Warren Scholarship

Undergraduate

Slots.info is a website that allows users to play the best online slot games for free. Education is something that is valued immensely at slots.info. The team behind the gaming website is made up of driven and dedicated individuals who each bring their own experience and expertise to the company.

By having a strong belief in education, the website is offering the Kenneth Warren Scholarship. Eligible students can enter the competition for this scholarship by writing a minimum 1,000 word essay. On what makes a successful online business.

Amount: $2,000

Kitchenopedia Scholarship

Undergraduate/Graduate

The Kitchenopedia Scholarship is a website that offers food lovers a resource to educate themselves on new kitchen appliances. The website’s mission is to promote academic excellence and to provide an opportunity for students with a significant financial need, a chance to win a cash prize.

Interested applicants must submit an essay about themselves, any community service that has been done, as well as why they are interested in their field of study.

Amount: $1,250

Law Office of Cohen & Jaffe Scholarship

High School Senior/Undergraduate

The Law Office of Cohen & Jaffe is designed to help students who are interested in attending an institution of higher education. The law offices value education as a vital foundation for creating fulfilling, advantageous careers. They are proud to help students achieve their goals of furthering their education.

Students that would like to be considered for the cash reward must write a one page essay on one of the following topics, distracted driving, a traumatic brain injury, or a significant situation that has changed your outlook on life.

Amount: $1,000

LDT Scholarship

High School/Undergraduate/Graduate

The LDT Scholarship is committed to bettering all generations through education. They also want to do their part to help to help encourage innovation and positive growth. Towards that end, they created a $1000 annual scholarship contest with the goal of encouraging the professional and personal development of this generation’s dreamers.

To apply for the LDT Scholarship, follow the prompts found on their website to write a 500 word essay.

Amount: $1,000

Life & Health Scholarship

Undergraduate

The Image Weight Loss center’s specialty is providing a healthier life. They are committed to helping people feel better, live better and become the best version of themselves. With many years of experience, they figured out that a true potential is also young people, we need to support and motivate to live healthier.

The company has established the Life & Health Scholarship. Students that would like to apply, must write a 800 word essay about the foods that we eat and why is it important to eat.

Amount: $1,500

LincolnLabs Scholarship

High School/Undergraduate/Graduate

LincolnLabs produces expert reviews and buying guides on the latest technology, computers, headphones, sports equipment and outdoor gear in various categories. Because of their love for technology, LincolnLabs has created a scholarship for students who not only have a love for technology but also love writing about technology and computers.

Applicants who would like to be considered must write a 500–1000 word story or article about computers and technology. The topic of computers and technology is open to anything from robots, wearables, 3D printing in medicine and more.

Amount: $1,000

Local Pride Scholarship

Undergraduate

Realtor.com is committed to helping students realize their educational goals. With home prices on the rise, higher education can help future generations find their path to homeownership, a journey that at realtor.com work constantly to improve. As part of this commitment, realtor.com is proud to introduce the Local Pride Scholarship. This scholarship is an annual program that will assist with educational expenses as well as provide students nationwide with an opportunity to celebrate their local communities.

Students that would like to apply must write a 300–500 essay about what makes them proud about where they live.

Amount: $500-$2,500

Lodlois Scholarship

Undergraduate/Graduate

Lodlois was created by a team of people in 2010 who review products. For a number of years, the team has been one of the most detailed and comprehensive review sites on the web, in categories that include computers, health, software, and services.

The team behind Lodlois understands the financial burden that students and their families face and because of that they have created a n annual scholarship to help lessen the cost. For students who would like to be entered for cash prize they must write a 700 or more written essay explaining why both businesses and consumers need online product reviews.

Amount: $1,250

Logojoy Student Entrepreneur Scholarship

Undergraduate/Graduate

Logojoy.com a logo designer powered by Artificial Intelligence, is offering an annual scholarship to any student enrolled in a full-time business, marketing or design program. This scholarship is merit based and requires an essay and business plan submission. The winning applicant will receive a cash reward towards their costs of education, a free premium logo design package from Logojoy and the student will appear in a Logojoy marketing campaign.

To find essay topics and application requirements, follow the link above.

Amount: $1,000

Lucy’s Healthy Body Image Scholarship

High School Seniors/Undergraduate/Graduate

Lucy.net was created to help women and men get the latest up to date information on all things health and beauty. The Lucy’s Healthy Body Image has created a scholarship for both men and women because they believe that in life you can’t just take and take, you have to give also.

To be considered for the scholarship, applicants must submit a video entry describing if they were given the opportunity to speak to one person who is struggling with their body image, what would they say to make the person feel more confident.

Amount: $1,000

The Luggage Supermarket Scholarship

Undergraduate

The Luggage Supermarket is a website that lets readers determine what is the best luggage for their traveling needs. The website provides readers with luggage reviews and helps a reader determine what they want to get out of their luggage.

The people behind the luggage supermarket website have created an annual scholarship to its readers. The reason behind the scholarship program is due to their passion for travel they have created this award that can help students pay for their increasing costs of higher education.

Interested applicants must write a 500–1000 word essay on what is the impact of air pollution on human health.

Amount: $1,000

Marine Battery Scholarship

High School/Undergraduate/Graduate

The Marine Battery is passionate about two things: water sports and quality education. This is why they are offering a $1,500 scholarship to a qualified student who can demonstrate their aptitude and passion for water sports. To apply, simply write and submit a 1000 word essay reviewing your favorite water sports product.

Amount: $1,500

Marine Corps Scholarship

Undergraduate

The Marine Corps Scholarship is for the son or daughter of active duty, reserve, or veteran U.S. Marine. The scholarship provides financial assistance over four years to students who meet eligibility requirements.

Applicants must have at least a 2.0 GPA, with a family income that does not exceed $93,000, and should be planning to attend a college or a vocational/technical institution to pursue their first bachelor’s degree.

Amount: $1,500 - $10,000

MasterMind Seo Scholarship

Undergraduate/Graduate

MasterMind Seo is a digital marketing agency that focuses on driving KPI’s like sales and revenue growth. They are offering a scholarship for students for writing a 1000 word article that matches the content of their website. Possible topics include Content Marketing, Reputation Management, Organic Search Optimization, Social Media, etc. Essays should show evidence of proper research.

Please see the link above for more information on application details.

Amount $1,000

MedEvac Foundation International Children’s Scholarship Fund

Undergraduate/Graduate

MedEvac Foundation International is a non-profit organization based out of the greater Washington D.C. area. The foundation specifically aids the Association of Aid Medical Services (AAMS) in representing the Air Medical and the Critical Care Ground Transportation Industry, The MedEvac foundation has supported research, education, and outreach programs that directly offers top notch medical care and provides safe and effective air and ground medical transportation for every patient in need.

The MedEvac Foundation is providing a scholarship for those who have lost a parent or who have had a parent seriously injured in an air medical or critical care ground transportation accident. To be considered for the scholarship, students will be evaluated based off their academic achievement, financial need and community service.

Amount: $5,000.

MelbourneRehabs Scholarship

Undergraduate/Graduate

MelbourneRehabs is awarding $1,000 in scholarships each year to undergraduate and graduate students who share their vision and ideas for an addiction-free society.

The applicants just have to share their views on how to make our society free of drug abuse. Students are required to write an essay of 600–800 words covering the following details: How is drug abuse and addiction a serious problem in our society? How a drug addiction free world would differ from the world today? In what ways we can overcome this drug addiction epidemic? Follow the link above for full application details. Amount: $1,000

Mesothelioma Cancer Alliance Scholarship

Undergraduate/Graduate

The purpose of the Mesothelioma Cancer Alliance Scholarship is to provide financial assistance to college students in their pursuit of higher education. If you’ve battled a form of cancer yourself, or witnessed a loved one receiving treatment, the Mesothelioma Scholarship wants to hear your story.

Applicants must have battled cancer at any point in their lives (not limited to mesothelioma). Those who have a parent, sibling, immediate family member or close friend that has battled or is currently fighting cancer are also eligible to apply. Must be a U.S. citizen in good academic standing (minimum GPA of 3.0).

Amount: $4,000

Mom Discuss Scholarship

High School/Undergraduate/Graduate

[MomDiscuss.com](http://momdiscuss.com/scholarship/} is a website devoted to helping moms become the best for their children by sharing information and tips on various topics from pregnancy to baby care.

To apply, submit an essay between 1000 and 2000 words on the topic “Building Stronger Parent-Child Relationship”. Essays should be informative, helpful, and well researched.

Amount: $1,000

Moving Forward Scholarship

Undergraduate

Bellhops is the largest and fastest growing tech-enabled platform for moving services, servicing 20+ U.S. cities and more. They are transforming the industry with a new breed of moving services that are accessible for everyone. Bellhops has always been in the business of helping people and because of that they have created the ‘Moving Forward’ scholarship.

Interested applicants must write a 1,000–1,250 word essay that explains the importance of their major in today’s society. Along with this essay, students must submit an application form that can be found on the website, an academic transcript, and a photo of themselves.

Amount: $1,000

MultiplyIQ Talent Scholarship

Undergraduate/Graduate

MultiplyIQ is offering a $1,000 scholarship to college students who are guided by their passions and talents. Applicants must write an essay of up to 2000 words discussing the persons or events giving inspiration to your journey of talent and passion discovery. Applications and more details can be found at the link above.

Amount: $1,000

MyRooff Scholarship

Undergraduate

MyRooff is a roofing informational website which offers great value content that helps in calculating building’s roof construction cost. The company is the leader in providing top roofing content to our users and help them in identifying the perfect roofing material cost.

The website is offering a cash prize to students who write a 1000 word essay on about one of the following topics: green roof, roofing construction, material used in roof construction, roof trusses, or insulation.

Amount: $1,000

NationWide Debt Direct Scholarship

High School Seniors/Undergraduate

The NationWide Debt Direct Scholarship was create with the belief that everyone who wants to pursue a higher education should have the opportunity to do so. Nationwide Debt Direct is committed to helping students receive a higher education, while also keeping their student debt as low as possible. This scholarship was created to support students who have thought about their financial future as well as their academic future.

To be considered, students must write a short essay discussing how they plan to keep their student loan debt to a minimum.

Amount: $1,000

Niche Beasts Digital Marketing Scholarship

Undergraduate/Graduate

Niche Beasts is offering a $1000 scholarship to support potential digital marketers at both undergraduate and postgraduate level. This scholarship is open to students of all disciplines, but students studying within Marketing, Information Sciences, Business, Law, Accounting, or Communications would be highly interested.

To apply, students must write a 500–1000 word essay on digital marketing. Applications are due February 1st, 2018. Follow the link above for full application details.

Amount:$1,000

Nitro College Scholarship

Undergraduate

The Nitro College Scholarship cares about providing students the rescources they need to successfully navigate financing school.

In order to apply applicants must complete the scholarship survey questions as well as answer three short answer questions.

Amount: $5,000

Outdoor Enthusiast Scholarship

Undergraduate

The Outdoor Ninjas is a website that provides readers helpful advices and tips about hunting, fishing, self defense and other outdoor activities. Aspiring to spread awareness they have opened a scholarship program to creative minds who share the same passion for the outdoors.

Students that are interested must write a 500–1,000 word story about the power of outdoor life and how it can help people.

Amount: $1,000

Oz Moving & Storage Scholarship

Undergraduate

The Oz Moving & Storage Scholarship knows that moving to college is tough; leaving your family behind to live on your own is just one of the many challenges that new students face. Because of this, Oz Moving & Storage has created a scholarship to help students with their financial need.

To be considered, students must submit a form found on the scholarship website.

Amount: $1,000

Pacific Prime International Scholarship Program

Undergraduate/Graduate

Pacific Prime believes that education is not only an important part of all our lives, but it should also be available to everyone. In order to help talented students succeed in their selected area of study, Pacific Prime has designed this scholarship to help offset the cost of education.

Students that will like to apply, must submit a 1,000 word essay on their thoughts or experiences on how technology has had an impact on health care of will shape the future of healthcare.

Amount: $1,000

Peace of Mind Scholarship

Undergraduate

The Get Peace of Mind is a website that was founded by Sherrill Trent. On her website she provides steps on how to achieve a peace of mind. Sherril believes that three rules of achieving peace of mind is dependency, being positive, and taking action.

In order to build awareness on how to build peace of mind, Sherrill has created a scholarship for students interested in learning more about what it means to have peace of mind. Students who would like to be considered for the cash prize must write a 1,000 to 2,000 word essay on revolving around what it means to have peace of mind.

Amount: $1,000

The Pet Care Sunday Animal Activism Scholarship

Undergraduate/Graduate

The Pet Care Sunday Animal Activism Scholarship is a pet focused online publishing platform reaching over 80,000 pet lovers per month. They strongly believe in animal activism, and empowering others to take part in animal advocacy.

The scholarship is offering a cash reward to students who submit a 800–1500 word essay on “animal activism,” “animal care”, or “animal right”.

Amount: $500-$1,500

Poke Thrift Scholarship

Undergraduate

Poke Thrift is the number one rated Pokemon Go website for Pokemon Go products. Each year the website launches Poke Thrift, a scholarship contest for students who would like assistance in paying for school.

Interested applicants must write a 1,500 essay explaining how video games can help students develop cognitive skills. Some ideas that a student can focus on in their essay are the benefits of video games for focus and motivation, video games as a learning media, or the social aspect of video games.

Amount: $1,000

Prenuptial Agreement Scholarship

Undergraduate

The prenuptial agreement website is a place where readers can find out more information about what a prenuptial agreement is and why it may or may not be important for their own relationship. Writers behind the prenuptial agreement site created the Prenuptial Agreement Scholarship.

Interested applicants must write a minimum 1,000 word essay on the following topic, ‘ if you could make a single change that would make the divorce process easier, what would it be and why?’.

Amount: $1,000

QuitDay.Org Scholarship

Undergraduate/Graduate

The QuitDay.Org Scholarship wants to challenge current and prospective college students to share their story on how we can make the world smoke-free.

Applicants must be 18 years old or older who are currently accepted to or enrolled in a US college or university. Applicants must submit a 1,000 - 1,500 word essay on a given topic.

Amount: $300 - $2,000

RawSpiceBar Community Volunteer Scholarship

Undergraduate/Graduate

RawSpiceBar is offering an Annual Community Volunteer Scholarship to all students enrolled in a university during the 2018 school year. This scholarship is merit based for students who demonstrate outstanding volunteer involvement in their community and is eligible for students residing in the US or Canada.

Applications can be found on their website Amount $1,500

Rebuilt Future Scholarship

Undergraduate

Rebuittle is a website focused on providing helpful information to those who purchase rebuilt damaged vehicles. For decades, getting damaged vehicles rebuilt and put back on the road has been an efficient way of saving money, especially for low income families and students. The people behind the website understand just how important it is to increase awareness through education and because of this they have created a cash reward. The website is offering the Rebuilt Future Scholarship to students who can provide a proof of enrollment as well as submit a short biography that includes experiences, activities, achievements and academic and life goals.

Amount: $1,000

ReviewMoon.com Scholarship

High school/Undergraduate/Graduate

ReviewMoon.com is a product review website helps the internet users to find the best products they intend to buy.

The Review Moon Scholarship is offered to all students, regardless of age, gender, location, or discipline. There are 3 scholarships available, one in the amount of $2,000 and two runner-ups in the amount of $1,000 each.

To apply, you must submit your name, email address, name of the school, college or university that you are attending, the concentration that you are currently studying, or will be studying, and a picture of you holding your school ID or student card in addition to a 800–3,000 word essay that creatively and originally explores the topic of how to save money while shopping online.

Amount: $1,000-$2,000

Reward Expert Study Abroad Scholarship

Undergraduate

Reward Expert has created a service that will help people get the maximum benefit for their spending and flying. People don’t often know which program to use or what airline to fly in order to make the best use of their miles and points. Because of this struggle, Reward Expert has created a program where all of a flyers needs are in one destination.

The people behind the Reward Expert program have also created a cash prize. Interested applicants must write two 250 word essays on how does study abroad fit into their academic and career goals as well as what is their ideal travel itinerary and why?

Amount: $1,000

Robinson & Henry Injury Scholarship

High School Senior/Undergraduate/Graduate

The Robinson & Henry Injury Scholarship is offering a cash reward for students who know someone or they themselves have been involved in a personal injury incident. In order to be considered for the scholarship, students must submit a 500 word essay on explaining their own personal injury or a family member’s injury story and how it has affected their outlook on life.

Applicants must be a U.S Citizen or permanent legal resident. Must have a minimum GPA of 3.0 and submit a current transcript.

Amount: $1,500

Rover Scholarship

Undergraduate

Rover is a website that connects pet parents with the nation’s largest network of loving and trustworthy pet sitters and dog walkers. Founded on the belief that everyone should have the opportunity to experience the unconditional love of a dog, Rover improves and simplifies life for pet parents and the dogs they love. Rover has created a cash prize to students because they would like to help fund a students education.

In order to apply, students must write a 400–500 word essay on ‘has technology caused you to feel more included in your community or excluded?’

Amount: $2,500

Sacramento Region Community Foundation Scholarships

Undergraduate

The Sacramento Regional Community Foundation manages over 40 scholarship funds, which were established by local individuals, families, businesses and organizations. The scholarships provide tuition assistance and recognition to local students as they strive to achieve a wide range of goals through the pursuit of higher education.

Each scholarship fund has its own unique criteria for selecting recipients, including academic achievement, financial need, educational and career goals, community involvement and ethnic background.

Amount: $500 - $5,000

Safeco Insurance Scholarship

Undergraduate/Graduate

The Safeco Insurance Scholarship has created a contest for college students to enter in order to receive funds for their education. Students must submit a 600 to 800 word essay on their own blog site about driving safety.

In order to be considered for the scholarship, students must be enrolled full time and be a U.S citizen or legal resident.

Amount: $1,500

Santa Rosa Junior College Doyle Scholarship

High School Seniors

Santa Rosa Junior College is known for academic excellence, superb faculty and staff, comprehensive student services and beautiful facilities. The institution is dedicated to making higher education accessible to all and removing barriers to student success.

In order to help students success, Santa Rosa is offering the Santa Rosa Junior College Doyle Scholarship.

The scholarship was founded by Frank P. Doyle and Polly O’Meara Doyle Trust. To be considered for the scholarship students must be local high school graduates and submit the 2018–2019 FAFSA. All scholarship details can be found in the link provided above.

Amount: $1,000

Sash Windows Scholarship

High School/Undergraduate/Graduate

The Sash Windows Scholarship is one of the fastest growing windows comapny in the UK, and they owe a alarge part of their success to entrepreneurla skills and business networking. As a forward thinking company that knows that youth and education take their business to the next level, they are looking for sharp minds to highlight what constitutes a good business.

Applicants who are interested in the cash prize, must submit a 1,000 word essay on how to make a business successful in 2017.

Amount: $1,000

Shifu Scholarship

Undergraduate

Shifu is a website that was started in order to share product information with others. The site was made in order for customers can find out more about product features that are important to them. Many of the items on the site are reviewed by the creators who have gone out and tried the product themselves. This provides customers with an honest opinion on a product before they go out and purchase it themselves. The products being reviewed are everything from mattress foam pillows, office footrest, air hockey tables, even kids bikes.

The creators behind the website are passionate about what they do and their mission in providing the best product reviews and consumer information. They have created the Shifu scholarship for students who are also passionate and would like to use their degrees in improving the world.

Interested applicants must create a five minute video about a product review. The video must be posted on YouTube and can be titled ‘My application for the Shifu.com scholarship 2019.’

Amount: $1,000

Single Parent Scholarships

Undergraduate

Custody X Change is a software that creates professional parenting plan documents and parenting schedules. The group of people behind the software understand how hard it is for single parents to attend school and would want to make the financial burden a lot easier.

The software company has created the Single Parent Scholarship. Students who would like to enter to win the cash reward must write a 400–500 word essay on how will they use their education to improve their family.

Amount: $500-$1,000

The Sleep Advisor Scholarship

Undergraduate

Sleep advisor is run by a small three person team. The people behind the website are extremely passionate about all things sleep. The website is used to help viewers determine what is the best mattress for them. The team behind sleep advisor understands the value that education can have on students and the world around them.

Since the team understands this, they have created the Sleep Advisor Scholarship. Interested students must create a short video no longer than 5 minutes about how does sleep affect their ability to learn.

Amount: $1,000

Slickdeals Student Scholarship

Undergraduate

The Slickdeals Student Scholarship Program provides students with scholarship funds to help the cost of books, tuition, fees, and other expenses. Students must submit a 500 word essay about their best money saving tips for college.

Applicants must be a U.S citizen or otherwise legally residing in one of the 50 United States or the D.C, and at least be 17 years of age.

Amount: $5,000

Smart Health Kick Scholarship

Undergraduate/Graduate

The Smart Health Kick was established with the goal to provide easy to understand health and nutrition advice that makes a real impact.

Applicants must submit a 1,000 to 2,000 creative story about health and nutrition.

Amount: $1,000

Smart Vehicle Scholarship

Undergraduate/Graduate

Player Top is offering a scholarship to qualified students. To apply, students must write a 700-word essay on the topic “Future Cars and How I See Them”, with all materials submitted to the email found on their website by April 20, 2018.

Amount: $1,000

Smoke Free World Scholarship

Undergraduate

At The Vape Companies, the believe in a smoke free world where individuals say no to cigarettes and aim to live healthier lives. To give back to the community and help spread this message, The Vape Companies has launched the Smoke Free World Scholarship.

Students that are interested in applying must create a blog post that helps encourage America to become free from the negative effects of smoking tobacco products.

Amount: $2,000

Social Media Scholarship

High School Seniors/Undergraduate

Rantic is the leading social media marketing company in the world. They are unique in their industry because they offer marketing solutions that drive quality followers to their users accounts through their own reliable technologies. Rantic has created the social media scholarship.

Students who would like to be considered for the cash prize must write a 1,000 word essay about one of the following topics: blogging, social marketing, how social networks are important to business, or Facebook fan pages.

Amount: $1,000

SonoBoom Scholarship

Undergraduate/Postgraduate

The SonoBoom Scholarship encourages students to write a 500–1000 word essay on modern gadgets, and their influence on life. The scholarships goal is to make life a little easier on students and families by providing an annual scholarship.

Applicants must hold an overall GPA of 3.0

Amount: $1,000

Stop Texting and Driving Scholarship

Undergraduate

The Stop Texting and Driving Scholarship understands that there is a growing number of statistics of car crashes that are connected to drivers texting. In order to prevent students from continuing to text and drive, the scholarship foundation has decided to award students who submit the best video.

To be considered students must submit a 30–60 second video on YouTube as well as submit a survey on the scholarship website.

Amount: $1,000

StudyPug Scholarship

Undergraduate/High School

The StudyPug Scholarship provides students with scholarship funds to help with tuition, fees, cost of books, and other expenses. Students must submit a 5000–1000 word essay discussing how online learning is changing the traditional model of learning and who benefits the most from that learning.

Applicants must complete a student information form.

Amount: $1,000

Student Loan Hero Scholarship

Undergraduate/Graduate

Student Loan Hero is an unbiased solution to organize, manage, and repay your student loans. They have created a scholarship to help alleviate educational costs.

To be considered, applicants must submit a 500 word or less answering the questions provided on the website.

Amount: $1,000

Studio11hairsalon Scholarship

High School Students/Undergraduate

The Studio11hairsalon Scholarship was created by a team of hairdressers who are committed to provide help to students to be successful in their education. Considering this, they have created the scholarship award to students who would like a chance to access financial help.

Applicants that would like to be considered, must write a 1000 word essay on the topic, ‘how to take care of your hair.’

Amount: $4,000

Support Sobriety Scholarship

Undergraduate/Graduate

The Support Sobriety Scholarship is providing a cash reward for students who are able to successfully write a 500 word essay convincing a real or hypothetical person to check into a treatment center.

Entries must not refer to any person by their real name.

Amount: $1,000

Techtyche Digital Media Scholarship

High School/ Undergraduate/Graduate

Techtyche aims to connect you with the best technology and make your life easier. They do this by reviewing various technology products and helping users as well as industries pick out the best on based on their needs.

The website has launched a scholarship for students who are able to produce content about ‘what is digital media through video.

Amount: $1,000

TestCountry Scholarship

Undergraduate/Graduate

TestCountry aims to build a safer, healthier and drug-free community. They are offering a $1000 scholarship to students with similar goals who are over the age of 18 and have a 2.5 or higher GPA.

To apply, write a 1000 word essay on one of the four topics found on their website.

Amount: $1,000

Thomas R. Smith Tree Surgeons Scholarship

Incoming Freshman/Undergraduate/Graduate

The Thomas R. Smith Tree Surgeons Scholarship is being offered to incoming college students as well as current undergraduate and graduate students in an effort to the cause of caring for our trees and promoting safety awareness. Students must write an essay of 750–1000 words on one of the following two topics: How cutting and trimming trees improves property curb appeal How keeping trees cut back keeps your family safer Follow the link above for full application details and requirements.

Amount: $1,000

Tobacco-Free Life Academic Scholarship

Undergraduate/Graduate

The Tobacco-Free Life Academic Scholarship is offering scholarship awards to the students who best demonstrate their skills in encouraging smokers to break free of their addiction by creating well-researched and evidence-based papers offering advice to tobacco users.

Applicants must be 18 years or older who are accepted or enrolled in a U.S. college or university.

Amount: $1,000

Top Portal Review Scholarship

Undergraduate

The Top Portal Review is leading online products reviews site with dedicated passion and expertise in various fields. They deal with household appliances, computers and technology, sport and outdoor, furniture and many more.

At the Top Portal Review, they understand that students have a financial hardship when it comes to funding their education. For that reason, they have created a cash prize to hard working students. Students who would like to e considered must write a 2000 word essay on ‘what are the potential benefits from adopting modern technology on education in 2018?’

Amount: $2,000

Top Ten Selects Top Student Scholarship

Undergraduate/Graduate

The Top Student Scholarship offers one student a scholarship for writing an effective essay on the topic of “A Comparative Analysis of Buying Habits of Men and Women.” Essay must be 1000 words and should be properly researched, with citations if necessary.

All students are welcome to apply.

Amount: $1000

Tygiene Scholarship

Undergraduate

Tygiene is a popular website where you can find reliable product reviews on best dental care products. When users visit the website, they will find enormous knowledge on various brands and extensive research considering features, price, and reliability. The users behind Tygiene have opened a scholarship to students who think they can make a substantial contribution to their website as a writer.

Students that are interested in the cash award must write a 2000 word article on one of the following topics, ‘dental care, toothbrushes, electric toothbrushes, or how to take care of our teeth.’

Amount: $1,000

Tyroola Aftermarket Support Scholarship

Undergraduate

Tyroola wants to do their part to help to help encourage innovation and positive growth. Towards that end, they created a $2500 annual scholarship contest with the goal of encouraging the professional and personal development of this generation’s dreamers.

Interested scholarship applicants should write a 500-word essay on the following: How can great aftermarket provision have an impact in the world? What have you ever done that highlights your passion for aftermarket service, whether through a previous internship or by working on a new online business at home? Do you know of any new business idea or product that can enhance aftermarket support? What about that new idea can benefit potential customers and make their lives a bit easier?. Do you currently have an idea with a potential to improve how aftermarket professionals work every day? Applications are due October 31, 2018. Amount $2,500

Veken Bakrad Scholarship

Incoming Freshmen/Undergraduate/Graduate

The Veken Bakrad Scholarship is being offered by InvestMoneySchool.com, the place where new investors learn proven strategies to invest money. Today their commitment to helping entrepreneurs is stronger than ever, and to that end, they are proud to introduce the Veken Bakrad Scholarship, designed to help young entrepreneurs afford the rising cost of education and help them along the road to entrepreneurship.

The application can be found on their website and takes only 15–30 minutes to complete.

Amount: $4,500

The Waterlogic Scholarship

Undergraduate

Waterlogic’s mission is to bring people the cleanest water possible and they do this through their innovative water filtration technology. Waterlogic understands the importance of clean water and wants to help students who believe in the power of water. This year, they have created the Waterlogic Scholarship.

Applicants who would like a chance to win the cash prize, must write a 600–800 word essay on how can we achieve accessible, clean water.

Amount: $1,500

We Are Connected Scholarship

High School/Undergraduate/Graduate

I Have Vitiligo provides a platform where people with vitiligo can connect with one another and be inspired to live happy lives through stories, guides and personal development tips. This year, their mission to support is again extended and shared to students from across the world, through their scholarship program.

We Are Connected Scholarship is a financial grant for those who need help in funding their education. Aspiring scholarship grantees must submit a 1000-word essay entitled “Human Interconnectedness Today.” The written piece should be a creative description of how interconnection among humans are maintained at the age of technology and how technology both allows humans to progress and regressive interconnectivity. It may also mention the evolution of human connections through the years and whether technology is speeding the process up, or slowing it down.

Please see their website for more application details.

Amount: $1,500

Web Hosting Geeks Scholarship

Undergraduate

The Web Hosting Geeks website was founded by a small group of Computer Science students back in 2004 as a university project. The group analyzes and collects amounts of information from across the internet. Based on their own background in school, the founders of the website understand that college is expensive and thus created a scholarship to help students.

To be considered for the scholarship, students must write a 1,500–2,000 word essay on one of the following topics, ‘big data, artificial intelligence, machine learning, information system and computer application, etc.’

Amount $1,500

Website Hosting Scholarship

Undergraduate/Graduate

WebsiteHosting.com is the leading hosting comparison website in the United States. They are excited to be offering a cash reward students studying in any discipline. To apply, students must write a 1500–2000 word essay on one of the two topics: “Why real customer reviews are the best source, and what exactly is a real review?” Or” Verified data and statistics in marketing, and why you should love it?”

Essays must be written in English, well researched, and properly cited.

Amount: $1,500

Welder Station

High School Seniors/Undergraduate/Graduate

The Welder Station was formed by a group of welder enthusiasts who wanted to share their knowledge and experience in the field with others. They aim to help people make the right decisions when it comes time to purchase a new welder. As an informational website the Welder Station values education and learning from people of all ages, because of that, they are offering an annual scholarship.

Students who would like to apply to the scholarship, must submit an essay on what are welding project ideas for beginners.

Amount: $1,000

Wheel of the Future Scholarship

High School/Undergraduate/Graduate

The Wheel of the Future Scholarship is offered through VinNumberCheck.com to all students. To apply, you need only to write an essay on the topic “The history of the automobile – from the very beginning to the electric era”. See the link above for full application details. Amount $1,000

World Food Scholarship

Undergraduate/Graduate

Barbeque Smoked is a company providing high-quality reviews about grilling with a support of content creation related to grilling and cooking in general.They are food-centered and their aim is to provide accurate and necessary information in grilling industry.

They have established an annual scholarship and in the previous years, they have supported students to write about many food industry topics. This year, the 700 word essays must be written on the topic ˮImpact of excluding meat from our nutritionˮ.

Amount: $2,000