• December 2011 Scholarships
     
     

    GRADE

           NAME

                         DESCRIPTION

    DEADLINE

    AWARD

    9-12

    Financial Connects Scholarship

    This scholarship is for students who are in high school, college, or graduate school. To apply for this scholarship, applicants must create a financial literacy video.

     

    http://www.netliteracy.org/financial-connects/financial-connects-contest/

    Dec. 31. 2011

    $250-$5500

    9-12

    Being an American Essay Contest

    The Being an American Essay Contest is open to high school students between the ages of 13 and 19. To enter, you must compose a maximum 1000 - word essay on the following topic: "How does the Constitution establish and maintain a culture of liberty?" The essay must be submitted by your teacher to be considered.

    -http://www.billofrightsinstitute.org/contest

    Dec. 15. 2011

    $1000

    10-12

    MooLAH SPOT Scholarship

    Students must be at least 16 years or older and plan to attend or currently attend college or graduate school. Applicants may study any major or plan to enter any career field at any accredited college or graduate school. A short essay is required.

     

    http://www.moolahspot.com/scholarship/index.cfm

    Dec. 31. 2011

    $1000

    9-12

    Just Poetry Scholarship

    This scholarship is for high school students. To apply for this scholarship, applicants must submit an original piece of poetry. Scholarships are awarded quarterly - applicants may submit only one poem per quarter.

    http://www.highschoolpoetrycontest.com/

    Dec. 31. 2011

    $100-$500

    12

    Imagine America

    This is a college scholarship for graduating high school seniors and recent graduates who have demonstrated voluntary community service during their senior year. To qualify for this scholarship, applicants must be pursuing post-secondary education at a participating US career college. Applicants must have a likelihood of successful completion of college education, demonstrate financial need, and have a 2.5 GPA.

    http://www.imagine-america.org/highschoolscholarships/qualifications

    Dec.31. 2011

    Varies

    12

    Burger King Scholarship

    Be residents of the United States, Canada; Have a cumulative high school grade point average of 2.5 or higher on a 4.0 scale, or the equivalent; Plan to enroll full-time, without interruption, for the entire 2012-13 academic year at an accredited two- or four-year college, university, or vocational-technical school in the U.S., Canada or Puerto Rico. https://www.scholarshipamerica.org/burgerkingscholars/information.php

    Jan. 10. 2012

    $5000-$25000

    12

    Dell Scholars

    Students must be Participating in a Michael & Susan Dell Foundation approved college readiness program for a minimum of two of the last three year; Graduating from an accredited high school this academic year; Earning a minimum of a 2.4 GPA; Demonstrated need for financial assistance; Planning to enter a bachelor's degree program at an accredited higher education institution in the fall directly after your graduation from high school.

    http://www.dellscholars.org/Default.aspx

    Jan. 15. 2011

    $20,000 & Dell Laptop

     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     CHECK OUT THE LINKS FOR MORE DETAILS ON EACH SCHOLARSHIP!
Last Modified on December 1, 2011