Scholarships

The search for scholarships is like finding specifically-sized needles in various haystacks. It’s a huge task, made even more problematic by the sheer number of resources available.

Not to continue to add to the fray, but we’re hoping to use this area as a constantly-refreshed “scholarship clearing house,” highlighting scholarship information as we find it. We’ll be updating it regularly, and rolling the information as we go forward.

Get your plan together, and stay organized when applying for scholarships. Also, read up on a couple of our friends and partners who’ve done the “game” well, and succeeded.

Good luck!


January 2020 Deadlines

Foot Locker Scholar Athletes -Up to $20,000: Scholarship is open to U.S. students who are currently involved in high school sports, intramural sports, or community-based sports. Applicant must be entering college in fall 2020 as a freshman at a four-year school for an undergraduate degree.

Elie Wiesel Prize in Ethics Essay Contest – $5,000: Registered undergraduate full-time Juniors or Seniors at accredited four-year colleges or universities in the United States during the fall 2019 Semester. Essay must be submitted related to an ethical issue.

John F. Kennedy Profiles in Courage Essay Contest – Up to $10,000: Describe and analyze an act of political courage by a US elected official who served during or after 1917. 

Microsoft Scholarship Program – Varies: Microsoft awards tuition and conference scholarships each year to encourage students to further their learnings in Computer Science and related STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) disciplines.

Unigo’s ‘I Have A Dream’ Scholarship – $1,500: “Scholarships don’t have to exist in your rich reveries. Let your dreams be your muse – and your ticket to free money for school. One “dreamer” in our I Have a Dream Scholarship Scholarship will receive $1,500 to help make his or her educational dream come true.”

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