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Jefferson Scholarship
$333,000
Developing leaders for a self-governing people is at the heart of what we do. Since 1980, the Jefferson Scholarship Program has been cultivating outstanding undergraduate students, providing them with the financial support to pursue their passions and develop their talents for the good of the University and beyond. The mission of the Jefferson Scholars Foundation is to benefit the University of Virginia by identifying, attracting, and nur­turing individuals of extraordinary intellectual range and depth who possess the highest concomitant qualities of leadership, scholar­ship, and citizenship. Students who wish to be considered for a Jefferson Scholarship nomination but do not attend...
Deadline
Dec 01, 2022
Regeneron Science Talent Search
$250,000
Regeneron STS has identified future leaders in STEM since 1942. High school seniors living in the United States, and US citizens living abroad, who have completed independent research projects are encouraged to apply online for the chance to win up to $250,000!Started in 1942 as the Westinghouse Science Talent Search, the Regeneron Science Talent Search (Regeneron STS) recognizes and empowers our nation’s most promising young scientists who are developing ideas that could solve society’s most urgent challenges.Each year, nearly 1,900 students enter the Regeneron STS, submitting original research in critically important scientific fields of study. Unique among high school competitions,...
Deadline
Nov 09, 2022
Robertson Scholars
$240,000
Students who have not yet matriculated to any university apply for The Robertson Scholars Leadership Program using the High School Application. The High School Application is for students of all nationalities or citizenship with the exception of New Zealand. The application opens annually on the 15th of August and is due on the 15th of November. The Robertson Scholars Leadership Program welcomes applications from International students. There is one application for all High School students regardless of nationality or citizenship. It is the responsibility of the student to ensure they are able to obtain a VISA to study in the...
Deadline
Nov 15, 2022
Jack Kent Cooke Foundation College Scholarship Program
$220,000
The Cooke Foundation College Scholarship Program is the largest undergraduate scholarship program available to high-achieving high school seniors with financial need who seek to attend the nation’s best four-year colleges and universities. In addition to the monetary award, Cooke Scholars receive comprehensive educational advising, significant cohort-based programming, and graduate school funding, as well as a thriving network of nearly 3,000 fellow Cooke Scholars and alumni.Each award is intended to cover a significant share of the student’s educational expenses – including tuition, living expenses, books and required fees. Awards vary by individual, based on the cost of tuition as well as...
Deadline
Nov 17, 2022
Gates Cambridge Scholarship
$200,000
The Gates Cambridge Scholarship programme was established in October 2000 by a donation of US$210m from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation to the University of Cambridge; this is the largest ever single donation to a UK university. The first class of scholars came into residence in October 2001. Each year Gates Cambridge offers 80 full-cost scholarships to outstanding applicants from countries outside the UK to pursue a full-time postgraduate degree in any subject available at the University of Cambridge. Approximately two-thirds of these awards will be offered to PhD students, with approximately 25 awards available in the US round...
Deadline
Oct 12, 2022
Act Six Scholarship Program
$195,000
Act Six is a leadership and scholarship program that connects local faith-based community affiliates with faith- and social justice-based colleges to equip emerging urban and community leaders to engage the college campus and their communities at home through a simple but powerful four-part strategy. We partner with Common App to make applying for Act Six easy and efficient. It’s easy to get started and important to begin the process early to make sure your app is complete by the November 15 deadline. There is no fee for Act Six, and with your completed Common App you can also apply to...
Deadline
Nov 15, 2022
Flinn Scholarship
$120,000
Each spring, 20 of Arizona’s most outstanding high-school seniors become Flinn Scholars. Don’t miss the chance to join this absolutely brilliant, fun-loving, globe-trotting community of young adults ready to make a difference in Arizona and the world. The Class of 2023 application is scheduled to open in mid-September. In scope and value, the Flinn Scholarship is unlike almost any other undergraduate merit-based scholarship in the United States. The scholarship—valued at more than $130,000—covers tuition, fees, housing, and meals at one of Arizona’s three public universities, plus study abroad. The Flinn Scholarship application is comprised of: A) Forms that collect biographical...
Deadline
Oct 19, 2022
Park Scholarships
$107,000
If you believe you're qualified for the Park Scholarships based on our selection criteria of scholarship, leadership, service, and character, we welcome you to apply! The application processes for Park Scholarships and NC State undergraduate admissions are separate, so be sure to follow the instructions below. By November 1: A) Apply for undergraduate admission to NC State. B) Complete the Park Scholarships application, which is housed in a Park Scholarships portal. To access this, you must either be endorsed by your high school (by October 15) or you must self-endorse. Explanations of each endorsement method appear near the bottom of...
Deadline
Nov 01, 2022
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 sit 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, 2022
Cincinnatus Scholarship Program
$94,000
The cornerstone scholarship program for incoming freshmen to the University of Cincinnati is Cincinnatus. The brightest and most promising prospective freshmen in all academic disciplines are selected to receive renewable awards totaling more than $22 million in University of Cincinnati four-year scholarships. To be considered for awards, incoming freshmen with a strong high school record must have a complete application for admission (the Common Application* including UC-specific areas, high school-submitted transcript, and official test scores sent directly from testing agencies) by December 1st of their senior year. Eligible Cincinnatus scholars will be determined by academic program.
Deadline
Dec 01, 2022
Whitinger Scholars Program
$74,356
The Whitinger Scholarship is the signature scholarship of the Honors College and the most prestigious scholarship awarded by Ball State. It supplements Ball State’s Presidential Scholarship to provide full tuition and required fees plus on-campus room and board for eight new Honors College students of exceptional potential each year. This award honors Dr. Ralph J. Whitinger, a 1929 graduate who served many years as the first president of the Ball State University Foundation. AWARD AMOUNT This scholarship covers full tuition (in-state or out-of-state), mandatory fees (those which apply automatically to all students), and on-campus room and board (a typical DeHority...
Deadline
Nov 16, 2022
Terry Foundation Freshman Scholarship
$70,000
The Terry Freshman Scholarship, known as the Terry Traditional Scholarship, is awarded to Texas high school seniors who have been accepted for admission to one of the Terry-affiliated public universities in Texas. Affiliated Universities The University of Texas- Austin Texas A&M University University of Houston Texas State University The University of Texas- Dallas The University of Texas- San Antonio Texas Tech University University of North Texas Texas Woman's University Texas A&M University- Galveston Sam Houston State University The University of Texas- Arlington The University of Texas- El Paso What are the qualifications for Freshman Applicants? A) Demonstrated financial need (as...
Deadline
Dec 01, 2022
Churchill Scholarship
$50,000
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. We 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 02, 2022
Real World Design Challenge Scholarships
$50,000
The Real World Design Challenge (RWDC) is an annual high school competition run by a public-private partnership with the goal of sustainably increasing the Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) workforce. The partners are focused on working within the context of the American educational system to transform STEM education in the United States by providing professional science and engineering and learning resources to students and teachers. The RWDC began in 2008 through a partnership between industry, government, academia, and non-profit. The partners were committed to bringing a program to schools that brought professional engineering resources into the classroom and could...
Deadline
Nov 18, 2022
Elks Most Valuable Student Competition
$50,000
Since 1931, the Elks National Foundation has helped students recognize their academic dreams. Each year, we award more than $3 million in college scholarships to at least 800 outstanding, service-minded high school seniors. Once you're an Elks scholar, you're family.Eligibility:A) Current high school seniors, or the equivalent, who are citizens of the United States are eligible to apply.B) Applicants do not need to be related to a member of the Elks.C) High school graduates are not eligible to apply.D) Applicants must be citizens of the United States on the date their applications are submitted; permanent legal resident status does not...
Deadline
Nov 14, 2022
Distinguished Young Women Scholarship Program
$50,000
Distinguished Young Women is a unique program that combines the chance to win college scholarships with a program that offers Life Skills training to prepare young women for the world after high school. Each year we make over $1 billion dollars in scholarships available and it costs nothing to enter! The program takes place in all 50 states and Washington DC with some states having local programs as well. Young women participate in either their junior or senior year of high school, so check the web page of your state or local program to make sure you don't miss out....
Deadline
Apr 01, 2023
Burger King Scholars Program
$50,000
Created in memory of Burger King Co-founder James “Jim” W. McLamore, the Burger King Scholars program has awarded nearly $55 million in scholarships to over 45,000 high school students, BK® employees and their families across North America since 2000. In 2022 alone, the Foundation awarded over $4.6 million in scholarships to nearly 4,000 students.Scholarship grants range from $1,000 to $50,000 and are intended to help students offset the cost of attending college or post-secondary vocational/technical school. Recipients are selected based on their grade point average (GPA), work experience, extracurricular activities and community service.The application period begins on Oct. 15 and...
Deadline
Dec 15, 2022
Sachs Undergraduate Scholarships
$50,000
The Sachs Foundation Undergraduate Scholarship application is available to Colorado High School seniors planning to pursue their undergraduate degree beginning in the autumn of 2021, Sachs Foundation Undergraduate Scholarship grants are typically awarded in the amount of $10,000 to $12,500 per year for four years of study ($40,000 to $50,000 total award) and can be applied to any accredited institution where a student is enrolled full-time. All students who fit the below criteria are encouraged to apply using the link at the bottom of the page. Applications are only available between January 1 through March 15. CRITERIA: In order to...
Deadline
Mar 15, 2023
Niche $50,000 Scholarship
$50,000
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 $50,000 (our biggest scholarship yet) 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. How It WorksThe $50,000 "No Essay" Scholarship is an easy scholarship with no essay required. Only one entry allowed per person. The winner will be determined by random drawing and then contacted directly and...
Deadline
Oct 31, 2022
Earl Warren Scholarship
$45,000
The Earl Warren Scholarship is named for the Honorable Earl Warren, the 14th Chief Justice of the United States and former Governor of California whose stewardship of the Warren Court helped end school segregation and transform America's legal landscape. In honor of his memory, the Earl Warren Scholarship is awarded annually to rising law students whose commitment to racial justice reveals outstanding potential for training as civil rights and public interest attorneys. Eligible law students include those entering their first or second year of full-time legal study at an accredited law school. Earl Warren Scholars are Given a Unique Opportunity...
Deadline
May 01, 2023
Ron Brown Scholarships Program
$40,000
The Ron Brown Scholarship honors the legacy of Ronald H. Brown through a selective scholarship program that advances higher education for community-minded and intellectually gifted African Americans. RBSP competitively awards 45 – 50 four-year $40,000 scholarships ($10,000 each year) to the most talented and economically-challenged high school seniors who demonstrate a keen interest in public service, community engagement, business entrepreneurship and global citizenship – the four pillars of the late Ronald H. Brown's mission to uplift people of all races, cultures and ethnicities – especially our disadvantaged youth.Recipients may use the renewable scholarships to attend an accredited four-year college or university...
Deadline
Jan 09, 2023
Daniels Scholarship
$40,000
The Daniels Scholarship Program provides the opportunity for highly motivated students to earn a bachelor's degree that helps them build a successful career and rewarding life. Daniels Scholars® demonstrate exceptional character, leadership,and a commitment to serving their communities. Bill Daniels would also want his scholars to be proud Americans who value our free enterprise system and are prepared to give the world their very best shot.The Daniels Scholarship Program offers a four-year college scholarship that provides financial and personal support focused on helping Daniels Scholars succeed in college, and in life. The Daniels Scholarship can be used at any accredited...
Deadline
Oct 15, 2022
Boettcher Scholarship
$40,000
We need our most dynamic thinkers, doers, and difference makers to stay in Colorado so they can positively impact their communities across our state. That was the foresight behind the Boettcher Scholarship Program when it was created more than 65 years ago. The vision continues today as our Scholars personify the promise of Colorado and potential of Coloradans. Awarded in partnership with our state's four-year, nonprofit institutions of higher education, our comprehensive Scholarship program has two models. Read on or visit here to learn more about our eligibility requirements, selection criteria, and how to apply. Beyond financial support, we provide...
Deadline
Nov 01, 2022
1890 Scholars Program
$40,000
The USDA/1890 National Scholars Program is a partnership between of the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) and 1890 Historically Black Land-Grant Universities. The program awards scholarships to students to attend one of 1890 Historically Black Land-Grant Universities. What does a scholarship under the USDA/1890 National Scholars Program provide? A scholarship under the USDA/1890 National Scholars Program provides: A) Full tuition; B) Employment with the USDA during the summer and after graduation; C) Employee benefits while employed with USDA; D) Fees; E) Books; F) Use of a laptop computer, printer, and software while on scholarship; G) Room and board for...
Deadline
Feb 01, 2023
Sachs Foundation Graduate Scholarship
$40,000
This scholarship is ONLY available to Sachs Foundation undergraduate scholarship recipients who will, or have, received their undergraduate degree within the last three years. For former Sachs scholarship recipients pursuing their graduate degree beginning in the autumn of 2021, Sachs Foundation Graduate Scholarships are awarded in the amount of $10,000 per year for up to four years of study depending on course of study. INSTRUCTIONS: Applications will be available online through the below link between January 1st and March 15th of each year. As part of the application, you will be asked to submit the following required materials:; A) Your...
Deadline
Mar 15, 2023
Big Future Scholarship
$40,000
The Scholarship Program is open to seniors in high school who meet the eligibility requirements. If you are an eligible student, by completing a college planning step using your College Board account, you will automatically earn a chance to win a $500 scholarship and an additional chance to win a $40,000 scholarship.There are no essay, minimum GPA, test score, or citizenship requirements. It’s easy to enter scholarship drawings each month. Simply complete one of the steps before the deadline, and you’ll be automatically entered to win $40,000.To be eligible for the Big Future Scholarship you:A) Must attend a public, private,...
Deadline
Oct 31, 2022
Big Future Scholarship
$40,000
The Scholarship Program is open to seniors in high school who meet the eligibility requirements. If you are an eligible student, by completing a college planning step using your College Board account, you will automatically earn a chance to win a $500 scholarship and an additional chance to win a $40,000 scholarship.There are no essay, minimum GPA, test score, or citizenship requirements. It’s easy to enter scholarship drawings each month. Simply complete one of the steps before the deadline, and you’ll be automatically entered to win $40,000.To be eligible for the Big Future Scholarship you:A) Must attend a public, private,...
Deadline
Oct 31, 2022
Science Ambassador Scholarship
$40,000
The Science Ambassador Scholarship is a full-tuition scholarship for a woman in science, technology, engineering, or math.Eligibility:A) You must be a high school senior or an undergraduate student.B) You must attend a school in the United States.HOW TO APPLYFilm a three–minute educational video of yourself explaining a STEM topic you're passionate about. To apply, you must be a high school senior or an undergraduate college student.. Your video should be:A) A mini–lecture, not a personal statement. Pretend you're a lecturer speaking to a class. Teach us something.B) Clear, creative, accurate, and a demonstration of your passion for the subject. We...
Deadline
Dec 13, 2022
SMART Scholarships
$38,000
The Science, Mathematics, and Research for Transformation (SMART) Scholarship-for-Service Program is funded by the Department of Defense (DoD). It is a combined educational and workforce development opportunity for bachelors, masters, and Ph.D. students to gain technical skills in critical STEM fields and support the national security mission of DoD. Mission The SMART Program provides a combined education and career opportunity to students pursuing STEM degrees that will enhance the Department of Defense (DoD) civilian workforce. Vision The SMART Program creates a highly skilled Department of Defense (DoD) STEM workforce that competes with the dynamic trends in technology and innovation to...
Deadline
Dec 01, 2022
Diller Teen Tikkun Olam Awards
$36,000
The Awards recognize up to fifteen Jewish teens who are outstanding leaders in community service with awards of $36,000 each. We seek teens showing significant initiative and leadership in creating and leading a new initiative – or who have considerably deepened or expanded an existing project - that embodies the values of tikkun olam, repairing the world.The Helen Diller Family Foundation created the Diller Teen Tikkun Olam Awards in 2007. The family's primary focus is to support education, science, and arts and they've donated and helped fund programs and institutions around the world. They created this specific program to help...
Deadline
Jan 05, 2023