•  NOVEMBER 2011

    GRADE

    NAME

    DESCRIPTION

    DEADLINE

    AWARD

    9-12

    First Freedom Student Competition

    The First Freedom Student Competition is open to high school students in the United States and U.S. territories, and to American schools and American home-schooled students worldwide. Students are asked to examine the history and current day relevance of religious freedom, and then, by written essay or video production, present their evaluation.

    www.firstfreedom.org/education/students.html

    11/14/2011

    $2500

    9-12

    College Week Live Fall Scholarship

    CollegeWeekLive is giving away $10,000 in Scholarships at CollegeWeekLive Fall, the world's largest online college fair, November 2nd - 3rd, 2011. The $5,000 Attendee Scholarship will be given to a student who attends the online college fair, and the $5,000 Mascot Competition Scholarship will be given to a student who not only attends the event but also uses their creative prowess to design a mascot for CollegeWeekLive. Applicants must be high school or current college students between the ages of 14 24.

    www.collegeweeklive.com/fastweb

    11/08/2011

    $5000

    9-12

    Make Art Save Art Scholarship

    The Make Art Save Art Scholarship is available to students who are U.S. citizens and no more than 25 years of age. You must create and submit your own visual artwork and a short essay showcasing the importance of art education to qualify for this award.

     

    www.dosomething.org/do-art-save-art

    11/28/2011

    $1000

    12

    A GPA Isn’t Everything Scholarship

    Applicants must make a Cappex account and list their accomplishments in their leadership skills and volunteer activities.

     

    Cappex.org

    11/30/2011

    $1000

    12

    Gates Millennium Scholarship

    Applicants must be African American, American Indian/Alaska Native, Asian Pacific Islander American, or Hispanic American citizens. Cumulative GPA of 3.3. They must demonstrate leadership abilities through participation in community service and extracurricular activities.

     

    www.nominations.gmsp.org/GMSP_APP

    1/11/2012

    Full Tuition

    11-12

    Fountainhead Scholarship

    Select one of the following topics: 1) Explain the similarities and differences between the characters of Dominique Francon, Steven Mallory and Gail Wynand.2) Do the lives of Peter Keating, Ellsworth Toohey and Catherine Halsey illustrate his thesis about altruists? 3)In conversation with Nathaniel Janss, Howard Roark observes that reason is something that "no one really wants to have on his side."  Do the events of The Fountainhead show that Roark wants reason on his side while other characters do not?  How does this issue relate to the theme of the novel? 

    http://essaycontest.aynrandnovels.com/TheFountainhead.aspx?theme=blue

    4/26/2012

    $20-10,000

     

     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
    CHECK OUT THE LINKS FOR MORE DETAILS ON EACH SCHOLARSHIP!
Last Modified on November 7, 2011