DEADLINE: March 30, 2013
ELIGIBILITY: Must be between the ages of 16-20. Must be attending a College or University in the Fall of 2013. Must complete the application form, including the essay, prior to the deadline of March 30, 2013.
ONLINE APPLICATION: http://www.mortgagebrokersnorthvancouver.com
Youth Volunteer Scholarship Award
DEADLINE: April 15, 2013
ELIGIBILITY: Over the past 2 years the student must have completed a minimum of 50 hours of volunteer work and have maintained a GPA of 3.5 or greater. The student must be under the age of 21 on the day of the deadline and submit an essay on this year’s topic.
ONLINE APPLICATION: http://www.bbgcommunicationscorp.com
Healthy Choices Scholarship
DEADLINE: April 30, 2013
ELIGIBILITY: Be attending an accredited post-secondary institution by the fall of 2013. A student can be enrolled at any level in any program that is two years in length or longer. Students must be Canadian or U.S. residents.
ONLINE APPLICATION: http://www.chiropractorkelowna.ca
Scholarship by Design Award
DEADLINE: May 1, 2013
ELIGIBILITY: Students must be currently attending a school as a high school senior or as an undergraduate student, be a resident of either Canada or the United States and attend school on a full-time basis.
ONLINE APPLICATION: http://www.studentscholarships.org/2013scholarships.php
Black and Lee Scholarship
DEADLINE: May 15, 2013
ELIGIBILITY: Be between the ages of 15-20 on May 15, 2013. Submit answers to the essay question prior to the deadline. Be attending a post-secondary institution by the Fall of 2013
ONLINE APPLICATION: http://www.studentscholarships.org/scholarshipsandgrants.php
Caretenders Scholarship Program
ELIGIBILITY: Be attending an accredited university or college in the fall of 2013 in Canada or the United States.
ONLINE APPLICATION: http://www.oakvilleretirementhomes.ca/management.php
LM Scholarship Program
ELIGIBILITY: Currently enrolled or expects to be enrolled in a degree program (2 years of length or greater) by September 2013. Additionally, to be eligible a student must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher and submit an answer to the essay question prior to the submission deadline.
ONLINE APPLICATION: http://www.forkliftcertificationsurrey.com
Rogers Community Volunteer Scholarship
DEADLINE: June 1, 2013
ELIGIBILITY: In order to be eligible for the Rogers Community Volunteer Scholarship Program, you must be attending school on a full-time basis during the fall of 2013 and be enrolled in an undergraduate degree program at any level. Additionally, you must have contributed a minimum of 10 hours of non-paid, volunteer service within your community during the last 12 months and have maintained a GPA of 2.5 or greater.
ONLINE APPLICATION: http://www.whiterockdentists.com
Sedary & Associates Scholarship
DEADLINE: June 15, 2013
ELIGIBILITY: Be between the ages of 16-22 on the day your application is due, be enrolled in a college or university no later than the fall of 2013, submit an essay answering the question on the sponsor website.
ONLINE APPLICATION: http://www. divorcelawyersurrey.ca
Lift Parts Express Scholarship
DEADLINE: June 30, 2013
ELIGIBILITY: Must be a current senior in high school or a freshman or sophomore in college. Must be enrolled by fall of 2013 and a legal resident of Canada or the United States.
ONLINE APPLICATION: http://www.forkliftpartsnorthcarolina.com
AMVETS National Scholarship Program
ELIGIBILITY: Must be a United States veteran and United States citizen; must be able to demonstrate financial need; must agree to authorize AMVETS to publicize your scholarship award, if you are selected
AMOUNT: $1,ooo per year for a maximum of 4 years
DEADLINE: April 15, 2013
ONLINE APPLICATION: http://www.amvets.org/pdfs/programs_pdfs/scholarship_application_veteran.pdf
Through the Looking Glass Scholarship
SPONSOR: National Center for Parents with Disabilities and their Families
ELIGIBILITY: Must be enrolled in a 4-year college in Fall 2013 and have at least one parent with a disability
AMOUNT: 15 $1,000 scholarships will be given out, renewable
DEADLINE: March 11, 2013
Student Educational Loan Fund for Gay and Lesbians
This scholarship provides emergency loans to young men or women whose parents have discontinued financial support for their education because they are lesbian or gay.
Go here to apply: http://www.cfmt.org/request/scholarships/applicationlinks/
NEW! Charles R. Ullman & Associates Scholarship
SPONSOR: Charles R. Ullman & Associates
ELIGIBILITY: Any currently enrolled undergraduate or graduate student in the U.S.
AMOUNT: First prize is $3,500, Second prize is $1,500, Thrid prize is an iPad 32GB w/wi-fi, Forth prize is an iPad Mini 32GB with wi-fi.
DEADLINE: Essays must be submitted by 10 p.m. on April 15, 2013
Leopold Schepp Foundation Scholarship
SPONSOR: Leopold Schepp Foundation Scholarship
ELIGIBILITY: U.S. Citizens or permanent residents. Maximum age limit of 30 for undergraduate study awards. Maximum age limit of 40 for graduate study awards. Minimum GPA of 3.0 is required.
AMOUNT: up to $8,500
DEADLINE: Applications are now being accepted for the 2013-2014 academic year until scholarship funds run out.
WEBSITE: http://www.scheppfoundation.org/wp/eligibility-guidelines/ (http://www.scheppfoundation.org/wp/eligibility-guidelines/)
ADDITIONAL INFO: A request for an Application Form must be sent to the Foundation. See web site for details.
Life and Health Insurance Foundation for Education
SPONSOR: Life and Health Insurance Foundation for Education
ELIGIBILITY: College and college-bound students ages 17-24.
AMOUNT: $10,000 (1) $5,000 (5) $2,500 (4) $1,000 (40)
DEADLINE: Applications will be accepted starting in February 2013
WEBSITE: http://www.lifehappens.org/life-lessons/ (http://www.lifehappens.org/life-lessons/)
ADDITIONAL INFO: Students must submit an essay not exceeding 500 words or video (3 minutes max) describing how losing a parent or guardian affected them emotionally and financially. Essays should describe the impact that life insurance (or lack thereof) had on family finances and on the ability of students to fund.
Marine Corps Scholarship Fund
SPONSOR: Marine Corps Scholarship Fund
ELIGIBILITY: Student must be a child of an active duty or reserve U.S. Marine, a U.S. Marine who has received an Honorable Discharge, Medical Discharge, or was killed while on duty, an active duty or reserve U.S. Navy Corpsman who is serving or has served with the U.S. Marine Corps, a U.S. Navy Corpsman who has received an Honorable Discharge, Medical Discharge, or was killed while on duty. Student must also have a 2.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale.
AMOUNT: $500 – $3,000
DEADLINE: Applications begin on January 1, 2013 – no deadline set yet
ADDITIONAL INFO: Eligible students also include grandchildren of U.S. Marine who served with the 4th Marine Division during World War II and is/was a member of their association, a U.S. Marine who served with the 6th Marine Division during World War II and is/was a member of their association, and a U.S. Marine who served in the 531 Gray Ghost Squadron and is/was a member of their association.
National Italian American Foundation Scholarships
SPONSOR: National Italian American Foundation
ELIGIBILITY: Must be enrolled in an accredited college or university during the fall of 2011 and have a minimum GPA of 3.5, and be a U.S. Citizen or permanent resident. For the purposes of the NIAF Scholarship Program, to be “Italian American” the student must have at least one ancestor who has immigrated from Italy.
AMOUNT: $2,000 – $5,000
DEADLINE: March 2
WEBSITE: http://www.niaf.org/scholarships/index/asp (http://www.niaf.org/scholarships/index/asp)
ADDITIONAL INFO: The awards will be based on merit and divided between two groups of students. Group 1: Italian American students who demonstrate outstanding potential and high academic achievements. Area of study is open. Group 2: Students from any ethnic background majoring or minoring in Italian language, Italian American studies or a related field who demonstrates potential and high academic achievements.
Foster Care to Success
ELIGIBILITY: Must have been in foster care or orphaned while living in the U.S. Must have been in foster care for o consecutive year at the time of their 18th birthday, or have been adopted or taken into legal guardianship out of foster care or upon the death of their parents after their 16th birthday, or have lost both parents to death before the age of 18 and not been subsequently adopted or taken into legal guardianship.
AMOUNT: determined based on the cost of attendance and other resources
DEADLINE: Applications accepted January 1, 2013 to March 31, 2013
ADDITIONAL INFO: Online application and paperwork must be submitted by April 15th.
Pearson Foundation Prize for Higher Education
SPONSOR: Pearson Foundation Prize for Higher Education
ELIGIBILITY: Must have completed at lest one year of college, demonstrated leadership in community service, be attending a 2 or 4-year school.
AMOUNT: $ 1000 paid over 2 years (20) $500 paid in one year (50)
DEADLINE: April 19, 2013
Ronald Reagan Future Leaders Program
SPONSOR: The Phillips Foundation
ELIGIBILITY: Applications shall be US citizens enrolled in good standing enrolled as full-time students in an accredited 4-year degree granting institution. While sophomores are preferred, juniors may also apply.
DEADLINE: January 15, 2013
ADDITIONAL INFO: The nature of this award is merit-based rather then need-based. However, the foundation will take in to consideration evidence of financial need.
Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship
SPONSOR: Institute of International Education
ELIGIBILITY: Applicants must be receiving a Federal Pell Grant; is applying or has been accepted into a study abroad program eligible for credit by the student’s accredited institution of higher education in the U.S.; the applicant is studying abroad for at least four weeks in one country.
DEADLINE: March 5, 2013
ADDITIONAL INFO: The Gilman Scholarship Program aims to support a divers range of students who have been traditionally under-represented in study abroad, including but not limited to: Students with high financial need, students studying in non-traditional countries, especially those outside of Western Europe, Australia and New Zealand, students with diverse ethnic backgrounds, students with disabilities.