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Breakthrough Junior Challenge
$250,000
The Breakthrough Junior Challenge is an annual global competition for students to inspire creative thinking about science. Students ages 13 to 18 from countries across the globe are invited to create and submit original videos (2:00 minutes in length maximum) that bring to life a concept or theory in the life sciences, physics or mathematics. The submissions are judged on the student’s ability to communicate complex scientific ideas in engaging, illuminating, and imaginative ways. The Challenge is organized by the Breakthrough Prize Foundation, and was founded by Julia and Yuri Milner as part of their Giving Pledge to support science...
Deadline
Jun 25, 2024
Thiel Fellowship
$100,000
Founded by technology entrepreneur and investor Peter Thiel in 2011, the Thiel Fellowship is a two-year program for young people who want to build new things. Thiel Fellows skip or stop out of college to receive a $100,000 grant and support from the Thiel Foundation's network of founders, investors, and scientists.What is the Fellowship?The Thiel Fellowship is a two-year, $100,000 grant for young people who want to build new things instead of sitting in a classroom.How does the grant work?Fellows receive $100,000, spread out over two years. We do not take equity in your company.How many Fellows do you select?Between...
Deadline
Dec 31, 2024
Cincinnatus Scholarship Program
$94,000
The cornerstone scholarship program for the University of Cincinnati, Cincinnatus provides more than $22 million in renewable scholarships to the brightest and most promising incoming first-year students in all academic disciplines.To be considered for this award, incoming first-year students must submit a completed application* and required accompanying materials by December 1 of their senior year.Presidential10 Presidential Scholarships of $94,000 are awarded annually to academically competitive students (est. $23,500 per year covers full tuition, fees, room, board, and a book allowance).Century and UniversityNumerous Century and University Scholarships of $6,000 to $24,000 ($1,500 to $6,000 per year) are awarded annually to academically...
Deadline
Dec 01, 2024
Boettcher Scholarship
$80,000
We need dynamic thinkers, doers, and difference makers like you to stay in Colorado so you positively impact our state. That’s why we created the Boettcher Scholarship Program—so leaders like you can build a brighter future for Coloradans.The Boettcher Scholarship application is now open. The window to apply opens annually from September 1 with a deadline to apply at 5 p.m. on November 1. To learn about the application, we encourage you to review our Scholarship Overview, Eligibility, and FAQs.You will need to create a login and password to access the application initially. Once you have logged in, you can...
Deadline
Nov 01, 2024
Cameron Impact Scholarship
$80,000
The Cameron Impact Scholarship is a four-year, full-tuition, impact-driven undergraduate scholarship awarded annually to 10-15 exceptional high school students who have demonstrated excellence in leadership, community service, extracurricular activities, and academics. The Cameron Impact Scholar is unique among their peers in their desire to directly impact  their communities and in the world at large. Our Scholar aspires to contribute to positive forces for change and plans to tailor their education to that end. The Cameron Impact Scholarship covers the full tuition, fees, and books at any accredited U.S. based college or university that the recipient chooses to attend.As a merit-based...
Deadline
Sep 05, 2024
Churchill Scholarship
$65,000
The Churchill Scholarship was established at the request of Sir Winston Churchill as part of the founding of Churchill College, Cambridge. It fulfills his vision of deepening the US–UK partnership in order to advance science and technology on both sides of the Atlantic, ensuring our future prosperity and security.The AwardWe fund 18 scholarships per year, comprised of 16 Churchill Scholarships in science, mathematics, and engineering, and two Kanders Churchill Scholarships in science policy. It is for one year of Master’s study (courses run between 9 and 12 months). The award covers tuition, roundtrip airfare to the UK, visa fees and...
Deadline
Nov 01, 2024
Burger King Scholars Program
$60,000
Through the BK℠ Scholars program, we’ve awarded nearly $60 million to over 51,000 deserving students across North America. Our goal is to grant one scholarship for every BK® restaurant — that’s more than $7 million each year!Education is a key part of success, and we focus on bringing that to students in North America through our BK Scholars Program. The BK Scholars Program is the Foundation’s flagship program, established to honor the legacy of the Burger King brand’s co-founder James W. McLamore, whose commitment to philanthropy and education made him a pillar of community service throughout his lifetime. Through the...
Deadline
Dec 15, 2024
Hagan Scholarship
$60,000
The Hagan Scholarship provides up to $7,500 each semester for up to 8 consecutive semesters, workshops to learn important life skills not typically covered in the college curriculum, funds to purchase college essentials, an HSF Schwab Brokerage Account to manage, funds to study and travel abroad, and the opportunity to extend the Hagan Scholarship to obtain a graduate or professional degree.The disbursement amount each semester will be determined by HSF by taking the Total Cost of Attendance including tuition, fees, room, board, books, supplies, personal and transportation costs; then, deducting the total dollar amount of ALL scholarships, awards, grants, waivers,...
Deadline
Dec 01, 2024
Sphinx Competition
$50,000
The Sphinx Competition, held every year in Detroit (MI), is a national competition offering young Black and Latinx classical string players a chance to compete under the guidance of an internationally renowned panel of judges and to perform with and receive mentorship from established professional musicians.Finalists in both divisions have the opportunity to perform with the Sphinx Symphony Orchestra, the unique all Black and Latinx orchestra comprised of top professionals from around the country, and compete for a total of nearly $100,000 in prizes, including the top Robert Frederick Smith Prize.All semi-finalists and finalists have access to scholarships and fine...
Deadline
Oct 20, 2024
San Antonio Area Foundation’s Legacy Scholarship
$40,000
The San Antonio Area Foundation’s Legacy Scholarship program has rapidly expanded, making dreams of higher education a reality for many Bexar and Webb county high school juniors. Founded by an anonymous donor, this program has become one of the largest college scholarship initiatives in the nation. In 2023, $4 million was awarded to 100 students.About the ScholarshipThe San Antonio Area Foundation’s Legacy Scholarship is open to high school junior students living in Bexar and Webb counties and attending a high school located in Bexar County. As one of the nation’s largest scholarships, our vision is to close opportunity gaps for...
Deadline
Dec 01, 2024
Minuteman Scholarship
$40,000
The Minuteman Campaign is a U.S. Army Cadet Command initiative to offer Guaranteed Reserve Forces Duty (GRFD) scholarships to candidates that self-select for service in a Reserve component.The GRFD scholarship provides full tuition and fees or room and board ($12,000 per year) for up to four years at a public or private school. This program provides well-trained officers to the Reserve Components and improves the total Army force.If you are a high school senior interested in receiving an Army Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC) scholarship and commissioning into the Army Reserve, the GRFD Minuteman Scholarship provides you an excellent opportunity.GRFD...
Deadline
Sep 01, 2024
Big Future Scholarship
$40,000
No essay, no minimum GPA or test score, or citizenship requirements. Just follow the steps for chances to win. The more steps you complete and the earlier you start, the more chances you have to win!How to QualifyEarn entries in monthly drawings for $500 and $40,000 scholarships by completing the six qualifying steps on BigFuture. If you don’t win, your entry rolls over for the next month. To enter without creating an account see official rules.Increase Your Chances to WinStudents whose families earn less than $60,000 a year have more chances to earn scholarships.To be eligible for the Big Future...
Deadline
Jun 30, 2024
Voice of Democracy Scholarship
$35,000
The VFW is dedicated to promoting patriotism and investing in our future generation. If you are a democracy-loving high school student interested in a $35,000 college scholarship or a patriotic middle school student interested in winning $5,000, these scholarships may be for you.Voice of DemocracyEstablished in 1947, our Voice of Democracy audio-essay program provides high school students with the unique opportunity to express themselves in regards to a democratic and patriotic-themed recorded essay.  Each year, nearly 25,000 ninth through 12th-grade students from across the country enter to win their share of more than $1 million in educational scholarships and incentives...
Deadline
Oct 31, 2024
University of Alabama In-State Merit Scholarships
$32,000
The University of Alabama offers some of the most generous scholarship opportunities in the state for qualifying Alabama students. Complete the steps below to maximize your scholarship and aid opportunities.STEP 1: APPLY FOR ADMISSIONS & SCHOLARSHIPSAs a first-time freshman applicant, you must submit the following to be considered for admission:Application for admissionOfficial high school transcriptOptional submission of official ACT or SAT test score**The University of Alabama will not require standardized ACT or SAT scores from students applying through the Fall 2025 Semester. For more information, see UA’s Freshman Requirements page.STEP 2: MAXIMIZE YOUR SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITIESTo maximize scholarship opportunities, students who...
Deadline
Nov 01, 2024
Georgia Presidential Scholarship
$32,000
The Stamps Scholars Program was founded by E. Roe Stamps and his late wife Penny in 2006, with the purpose of enabling extraordinary educational experiences for extraordinary students. Today, it is an internationally prestigious scholarship program and community that helps exceptional students become meaningful leaders throughout society.Georgia State Presidential Scholars imagine a different world for themselves and others. They engage in the Honors College, the broader Georgia State community and the world, excelling academically in and out of the classroom, contributing to the college and university through service and leadership. They achieve beyond their dreams.Presidential Scholarship Scholarship Benefits and DeadlinesThe full...
Deadline
Nov 15, 2024
Minnesota Indian Scholarship
$30,000
Minnesota Indian Scholarship Program provides postsecondary financial assistance to eligible Minnesota resident students who demonstrate financial need for an award.Who is Eligible?Scholarships are available to students who:Are one-fourth or more American Indian ancestry OR an enrolled member or citizen of a federally-recognized American Indian tribe or Canadian First NationAre a Minnesota residentApply for other existing state and federal scholarship and grant programsEnroll at least ¾ time as an undergraduate OR ½ time as a graduate student in an education program leading to a certificate, diploma, or degree at an accredited postsecondary institution in MinnesotaMeet Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP)Are not in...
Deadline
Jul 01, 2024
Montana Presidential Leadership Scholarships
$25,000
The Davidson Honors College welcomes talented, motivated, and curious students to our vibrant community each year. This application is designed to help us get to know you. While we look at academic performance and achievements, these criteria are not absolute and all highly motivated students are encouraged to apply.Applications are especially welcome from non-traditional students, international students, veterans, and students from all racial and ethnic backgrounds. College transfer students and currently enrolled students at the University of Montana with a record of strong academic performance are likewise welcome to apply.Applications received by 11:59 PM (MST) on December 1st will be...
Deadline
Dec 01, 2024
CIA Undergraduate Scholarship Program
$25,000
The Stokes Undergraduate Scholarship Program is an internship and financial needs-based scholarship to help undergraduates acquire CIA mission-critical skills while completing their degree program.InternshipStarting salary: $36,145 - $48,155At least 18 years of age by 15 September of this yearAgency-wide RequirementsAll applicants must be:U.S. citizens (dual U.S. citizens also eligible)At least 18 years of ageWilling to move to the Washington, DC areaAble to complete security and medical evaluationsRegistered for the Selective ServiceAbout the JobAs a Stokes Scholar for CIA, you will be exposed to real intelligence challenges while performing meaningful work that relates to your college major.An IT major, for example,...
Deadline
Jun 30, 2024
Be Bold Scholarship
$25,000
The "Be Bold" Scholarship is a no-essay scholarship that will be awarded to the applicant with the boldest profile. It takes less than 2 minutes to apply.To us, boldest does not mean "best", or "most accomplished". Being bold means being:A) EarnestB) DeterminedC) MovingThe scholarship will be awarded to the student whose profile is most bold, according to these characteristics.Furthermore, the scholarship will be unique in that it will favor students who apply earlier-who are bold and seize the day without procrastinating.
Deadline
Jun 01, 2024
Niche $25,000 Scholarship
$25,000
Covering the cost of college expenses for four years without writing a single essay? Sounds too good to be true.It isn't with Niche. We are giving one student $25,000 to help pay for tuition, living expenses, books, and other educational expenses.Who Can ApplyAll high school and college students, as well as anyone looking to attend college or graduate school in the next year. Please note: Not everyone is eligible for this scholarship. Niche sponsored scholarships and sweepstakes are for people with US citizenship or a valid Visa/US passport only. How It WorksThe $25,000 Back To School Scholarship is an easy scholarship...
Deadline
May 31, 2024
Chicago Area Business Aviation Association Scholarship
$22,200
Each year, CABAA provides more than $90,000 in funding and support to encourage pursuit of aviation studies. We offer financial scholarships for graduating high school students attending an aviation college and undergraduate college students. For graduating college seniors we offer various professional training awards to help applicants get their “foot in the door.2024 Scholarships AvailableKen Johnson Memorial Scholarship 1x $8000CABAA Maintenance Committee Financial Scholarship 1x $8000CABAA Financial Scholarship 3x $8000CABAA Professional Development Award 1x $2000Aircare FACTS Training Award 1x Aircare FACTS Initial and Recurrent TrainingFlightSafety and CAE Maintenance Professional Training Award 2x Advanced Business Aviation TrainingFlightSafety and CAE Professional Pilot...
Deadline
May 31, 2024
Elmer B. Cleves Scholarship
$20,000
The ILMA Foundation seeks to promote the value of the lubricant industry to the broader society and economy through initiatives such as the ILMA Scholarship Fund.  The Lubricants & Specialties industry supplies products to a host of industries including Automotive (ICE and EV), Mining, Forestry, Manufacturing, Pharmaceutical, Personal Care, Agriculture, Plastics & Polymers, and the list goes on. The lubricants industry is an example where higher education achievement helps to support a sizable economy enriching the lives of those using the products and services it generates as well providing healthy livelihoods for the people it employs, directly or indirectly.EligibilityApplicants for...
Deadline
May 31, 2024
AGMA Foundation Scholarship Program
$20,000
Guidelines for distribution of funds and criteria for selecting recipients are established by the AGMA Foundation Board of Trustees and implemented by the Scholarship Committee. Selected by the Board of Trustees, the Scholarship Committee comprises members of the gear industry who have experience in workforce education. The Committee reviews applications and makes recommendations to the Foundation’s Board of Trustees for final approval. The Foundation will next award scholarships in the Fall of 2024.The AGMA Foundation Scholarship Program is open to students who are interested in a career in the gear industry, and/or power transmission as it relates to the gear...
Deadline
Jul 01, 2024
Women's Ministries Scholarship Program
$20,000
 The General Conference Department of Women's Ministries (GC WM) scholarship program is established to give scholarships to women who are committed to serving the mission of the Seventh-day Adventist Church who would otherwise be unable to afford a Christian education. Scholarship awards are based on academic achievement, financial need, and community outreach. Specific amounts of scholarship awards vary each year and are dependent on the amount of funds available. Scholarships may only be obtained through your home divisions.Deadlines for submitting your application to your division Women's Ministries directors are May 31 and October 31.WHO IS ELIGIBLE?Any woman who is planning...
Deadline
May 31, 2024
U.S. Bank Student Scholarship
$20,000
You do not have to be a U.S. Bank customer to enter or win the sweepstakes.How to enterTo be eligible for a chance to win, complete these two steps:Fill out the registration form.After submitting the registration form, follow the instructions provided to start completing financial education lessons through the Zogo app.Complete the online form to start your entry for the scholarship.EligibilityWho is eligible for the U.S. Bank Scholarship?High school students accepted or enrolled as an undergraduate student (for at least 6 credit hours per semester) as of September 1, 2025, at an eligible, U.S.-based, accredited two- or four-year U.S. brick-and-mortar...
Deadline
Oct 30, 2024
Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship Program
$20,000
The Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship Program is designed to help raise the level of educational attainment in Indiana, increase awareness of the beneficial roles Indiana community foundations can play in their communities and encourage efforts of Lilly Endowment Community Scholars to engage with each other and with state leaders to improve quality of life in Indiana.The Endowment believes that education at all levels is important to the personal, civic and economic well-being of Indiana’s residents and communities. This program aims to encourage many of Indiana’s most talented students to attend one of the state’s higher education institutions and, ultimately, pursue careers...
Deadline
Sep 01, 2024
First Responders Children's Foundation Scholarships
$20,000
Our Scholarship Program helps children of first responders achieve their goals through scholarships and a powerful community network.Each recipient is a member of our Scholars Council, a group of peers and working professionals connected to a broader community of supportive mentors and partner organizations! The deadline to apply is May 31, 2024.We are aware that the U.S. Department of Education is delayed in processing FAFSA information. In an effort to allow all students to apply, no decisions will be made by FRCF until after the May 31 deadline.First responders know all too well that the sacrifices required by their dangerous...
Deadline
May 31, 2024
Chapman Scholarship
$20,000
The Chapman Scholars Program is one of the premier competitive, merit-based scholarships in Indiana. It is recognized for combining civic engagement opportunities with outstanding scholarship options.About the ProgramThe Chapman Scholars Program selects six incoming freshmen who are distinguished as high achievers in and out of the classroom each year. Chapman Scholars receive tuition, fees, room and board, and textbooks for four years. The program develops engaged scholars who understand that civic engagement is key to personal growth as well as the growth and strength of a community.By providing Chapman Scholars the opportunity to study and live at Purdue university Fort...
Deadline
Dec 15, 2024
Epic Flight Academy Aviation Scholarships
$20,000
Epic’s aviation scholarship program continues to grow each year to support young people interested in aviation. These scholarships are open to U.S. high school students. In 2023, we awarded 5 pilot scholarships and 2 aircraft mechanic scholarships. The four $5,000 flight scholarships were awarded for use at these locations: 1) New Smyrna Beach, FL (2 winners); 2) Ocala, FL; and 3) Tallahassee, FL.In 2023, Epic awarded five flight training scholarships and two aircraft mechanic scholarships. Epic Flight Academy prides itself on attracting top students. We invite high school students from anywhere in the United States to apply for these annual...
Deadline
Oct 01, 2024
Arkansas Future Grant
$20,000
Arkansas Future (ArFuture) is the newest state grant program. The purpose of this grant is to increase the education and skills of Arkansas’s workforce in an affordable manner. The grant applies to students enrolled in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) or regional high-demand areas of study. The grant will cover tuition and fees for qualifying certificate and Associate degree programs at Arkansas’ public institutions for eligible students. The grant is available on a first-come, first-serve basis.RequirementsAn Applicant must:Have either graduated from an Arkansas public school, private school, home school or received high school equivalency diploma approved by the Department...
Deadline
Jul 01, 2024