April Scholarships

CYPRUS CREDIT UNION SCHOLARSHIP 

April 1

Cyprus Credit Union is pleased to offer a college scholarship for Cyprus members who are high school seniors.

APPLY HERE: https://cypruscu.com/library/files/scholarship.pdf


HIGH SCHOOL SENIOR COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIP CONTEST

April 1

Applicant Eligibility Requirements

  • The High School Senior College Scholarship Contest is open to high school seniors who are citizens or aliens legally residing in the USA.
  • Scholarship funds are payable to the winner’s college/university or certified trade school in the United States; winner must enroll for classes beginning no later than Fall 2018 session.
  • Winner selection is NOT based on financial needGPA or demographic criteria.
  • Home-schooled students may apply as long as course of study is equivalent to that of a senior in high school.

APPLY HERE: https://www.afsascholarship.org/high-school-contest/hsstep1/


GRANITE EDUCATION FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIPS

April 5

Annually, the Granite Education Foundation awards needs-based scholarships to Granite District students. Assistance ranges from $500 to $1500 in an effort to launch students from high school graduation into an accredited college, university, or technical college. The Foundation provides thousands of dollars in scholarships to students each year.

APPLY HERE: www.granitekids.org/portfolio/scholarships/


IVY PANDA ANNUAL VIDEO CONTEST SCHOLARSHIP

April 7

Tons of work, misunderstandings with teachers, zero time for yourself… Students experience these and many other issues every day. Are there any tips to help young scholars handle these challenges?

The IvyPanda team wants to hear your opinions and advice, so we decided to establish the $1,500 Semi-Annual Video Contest Scholarship for Students.

You don’t even need to have any distinguished achievements to qualify. All you need is a little bit of creativity!The winner will receive a $1,000 scholarship. The runner-up prize is $500.

APPLY HERE: https://ivypanda.com/blog/scholarship/


EDWARDS LIFE-SCIENCES SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM

April 12

Through this program, 10 Orange County, California and Salt Lake County, Utah high school seniors pursuing STEM bachelor’s degrees will be selected to receive a four-year scholarship totaling $10,000 ($2,500 per year) from The Edwards Lifesciences Fund. In addition, the scholarship recipients will have an opportunity to visit our campus in Irvine or Draper and apply for internship opportunities with the company.

APPLY HERE: www.edwards.com/aboutus/scholarship


NATIONAL FOSTER PARENT ASSOCIATIONS SCHOLARSHIP

April 15

The National Foster Parent Association offers scholarships to NFPA members whose birth, foster and US adopted youth wish to further their education beyond high school, including college or university studies, vocational/technical school or junior college.

Scholarships will be awarded to high school-level students who are graduating or getting their GED in 2017.  The foster/adopt/birth parents must be or join as a member of NFPA.

APPLY HERE: http://nfpaonline.org/nfpascholarship


JUMPSTART SCHOLARSHIP

April 15

The Utah Jump$tart Coalition for Personal Financial Literacy (UJ$C) and America First Credit Union (AFCU) are proud to sponsor up to six, $1,250 scholarships for Utah high school students, graduating class of 2018

APPLY HERE: https://www.utahjumpstart.org/2018ujscscholarship/


DSIGNET CLASSIC ESSAY CONTEST

April 15

Write an essay on one of five topics posed on the year’s competition book (2016 Little Women). Judged on style, content, grammar, originality, clear, concise writing that is original, articulate, logically organized and well-supported. Each English teacher may submit one junior and one senior essay.

APPLY HERE: https://bigfuture.collegeboard.org/scholarships/signet-classic-student-scholarship-essay-contestus.penguingroup.com/static/pages/services-academic/essayhome.html


ITALIAN AMERICAN CIVIC LEAGUE

April 15

Each chapter of the League has a scholarship committee, appointed by its members. The committee collects applications throughout the school year and awards scholarships to the most outstanding student of Italian lineage. Scholarship amounts are decided with the budget in mind at the first of each year.  Get your application in today!

APPLY HERE: italianamericancivicleague.com/scholarships-2


DIABETES SCHOLARS FOUNDATION

April 15

The Diabetes Scholars Foundation’s college scholarship program is available to incoming freshmen with type 1 diabetes seeking a higher education at an accredited four year university, college, technical or trade school.

APPLY HERE: diabetesscholars.org/college-scholarship/


GLORIA BARRON PRIZE FOR YOUNG HEROES

April 15

Winners must have organized and led a truly extraordinary service activity which has clearly benefited other people, our fellow creatures, or the planet we share.

APPLY HERE: barronprize.org/apply/


LENDEDU SCHOLARSHIP

April 16

We are excited to offer our very own scholarship this fall. The LendEDU Scholarship is a $1,000 scholarship award. Our scholarship can be used to cover any and all costs related to your education. The LendEDU Scholarship can be used to cover tuition, textbooks, room and board, and even living expenses. The LendEDU Scholarship will be awarded to 2 students this spring.

APPLY HERE: lendedu.com/blog/scholarship-application


THE CHILDREN’S FRIEND FOUNDATION

April 16

Follow The Children’s Friend Foundation Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/cffPSAcontest/ for updates and additional information about how to submit entries. 

The Rules

  • Each student or group of students may submit up to two videos.  Each school may submit an unlimited number of videos, subject to the 2-videos-per-filmmaker(s) rule.
  • Videos must be students’ own work; all film festival rules apply.
  • Videos may be up to 60 seconds long.
  • These should be “PG-rated” films capable of being shown on commercial television during family viewing times.
  • Refrain from showing or glamorizing explicit drug, alcohol or tobacco use or consumption in any way.  
  • Violence of any type is unacceptable.  
  • Sexual references, innuendo and dramatization are unacceptable.  
  • The use of profanity is prohibited.  
  • Follow state “safe schools” policies.

JIFFY LUBE “YOUR TURN BEHIND THE WHEELS” SCHOLARSHIP

April 18

For Utah students 15-17 years old enrolled in Driver’s Ed during the 2017-18 school year Tell us about your goals, drive, ambition … your future! Simply write your 500-word typed essay about what drives you now.

APPLY HERE: https://www.yourturn2apply.com/UTdrivers.htm


ARI SCHOLARSHIP

April 18

Have you read one of Ayn Rand’s thought-provoking novels? Now’s the time! Enter an Ayn Rand Institute essay contest for your chance to win thousands of dollars in cash prizes.

APPLY HERE: https://www.aynrand.org/students/essay-contests#rules


ESA FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM

April 26

The scholarships are offered for full-time undergraduate study at accredited four-year colleges and universities in the USA.  Up to 30 scholarships of $3,000 each will be awarded annually, 15 to graduating high school seniors and 15 to current college students.

APPLY HERE: http://www.esafoundation.org/scholarship.asp


AMVETS NATIONAL SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM

April 30

Must be the child or grandchild of a United States veteran, be a US citizen and demonstrate financial need. Selection based on academic promise, financial need and merit.

APPLY HERE: http://www.amvets.org/programs/scholarships/


E-WASTE SCHOLARSHIP

April 30

Include a 140-character message about e-waste. The top 10 applications will be selected as finalists. The finalists will be asked to write a full length 500- to 1,000-word essay about e-waste.

APPLY HERE: http://www.digitalresponsibility.org/ewaste-scholarship


 MAE & MARY SCHOLARSHIP FUND​

April 30

Eligibility

​ Applicants must be African American students

 Applicants must be graduating High School Seniors

 Students from anywhere in the United States can apply

 Applicants must attend a two/four year university or technical school

 Scholarship awards must be used for tuition, books, fees or other need while attending the institution

APPLY HERE: https://www.maeandmarylegacyfoundation.org/apply