October Scholarships

Commercial Video Deadline October 1

Submit an original commercial about car Insurance driving habits good or bad. Please try to keep the videos positive in nature. Share your video with your friends (youtube,twitter,facebook,google plus,blogger,reddit,tumblr,Pinterest,Linkedln,Stumbleupon,Digg)

APPLY HERE: http://cheapautoinsuranceco.com/commercial-video-scholarship-win-to-help-pay-for-college.html

Create Real Impact Contest Deadline: October 1 

Create an original work showcasing your idea for a SOLUTION to the very real problem of reckless and distracted driving. Compete in one of four categories.

APPLY HERE: http://www.createrealimpact.com/

Jack Kent Cooke Young Artist Award  DEADLINE: October 2          

The Jack Kent Cooke Foundation have awarded more than $2 million in scholarships to exceptional young musicians with financial need. Each year, From the Top chooses approximately 20 exceptional pre-collegiate musicians ages 8-18 to receive the Award.


  • Exceptional musical achievement
  • Unmet financial need
  • Academic achievement
  • Strength of character

( Check online for more details and requirements)

APPLY HERE: https://www.fromthetop.org/apply/scholarship-opportunity-jack-kent-cooke-young-artist-award/


This scholarship will be awarded on the basis of character, as determined by evaluating the essays (1000 words or less) that are submitted.  Topic for 2012 “When you look back on your life in 30 years, what would it take for you to consider your life successful?  What relationships or accomplishments will be important on this journey? 


APPLY HERE: www.aesengineers.com/scholarships.htm


The National YoungArts Foundation identifies and nurtures the most accomplished young artists in the visual, literary, design and performing arts and assists them at critical junctures in their educational and professional development. YoungArts aspires to create a community of alumni that provides a lifetime of encouragement, opportunity and support.


  • -US Citizen or Permanent Resident
  • -Age 15-18

APPLY HERE: http://www.youngarts.org/apply

DEADLINE: October 15    LendEDU Scholarship

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.


  • -US Citizen
  • -GPA 2.5

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

Branson Shows Inspired Scholarship Deadline: October 15 

The essay topic for our annual scholarship is, “How (*Enter Your Show*) Inspired Me to Realize My Dreams.” Don’t be afraid to be creative or let your personality shine! We want to hear your unique voice!

APPLY HERE: http://www.bransonshowtickets.com/company/scholarship.aspx

DEADLINE: October 15  Hispanic Heritage Youth Awards

Students have an average GPA of 3.5 or higher, and they are promoted as role models to inspire others and shatter negative stereotypes. Youth Awardees can receive grants for education or community projects to encourage social innovation and entrepreneurship. Minimum 3.0. Permanent Resident, DACA, U.S. Citizen or Eligible Non-Citizen

APPLY HERE: http://hispanicheritage.org/programs/leadership/youth-awards/

DEADLINE: October 15         National Strength and Conditioning Scholarship

Must be members of NSCA (high school applicants may sign up for membership at time of application.) Awards based on GPA, overall academic achievement, strength and conditioning experience, NSCA involvement, honors and awards, community involvement, essay and recommendations.

APPLY HERE: https://www.nsca.com/foundation/nsca-scholarships/#scholarship_1

DEADLINE: October 15         Olin E. Teague Scholarship

The scholarship is meant to encourage talented young people to pursue careers in aerospace fields. The scholarship, in the amount of $4,000.00, is awarded to a U.S. citizen in his/her senior year of high school at an accredited U.S. institution

APPLY HERE: http://www.spaceclub.org/education/olin-teague.html


The main requirement is that you are committed to going to school and can express your goals for getting a higher education. The first place prize is a $1,000 scholarship to help cover educational expenses. This award can be used at any college or university in the United States.


1) High school 10th-12th grader,
2) U.S. citizen or legal resident;
3) Attend or plan to attend an accredited 2-year, 4-year or vocational / trade school in the U.S.

APPLY HERE: www.jumpstart-scholarship.net/

 DEADLINE: OCTOBER 17 Wendy’s High School Heisman Award

Wendy’s has honored more than 600,000 of the nation’s most esteemed high school seniors who share Wendy’s values of giving back to their communities, treating people with respect, continuing education and excelling on the athletic field. Applicants also need to be proven leaders and role models within their school and community


  • -GPA 3.0 & higher
  • -Participate in one of the 47 sports (football, basketball, cross country, etc. List found online)
  • -Be a leader in the school, serve the community, and is a role model for underclassmen

APPLY HERE: https://www.wendyshighschoolheisman.com/application/are-you-eligible/

DEADLINE: October 17    Dr. Pepper Tuition Scholarship

To be eligible, student must be at least 18 years old and a legal resident of their state.

APPLY HERE: https://www.drpeppertuition.com/

DEADLINE: October 19   Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Inc. International High School Essay 

The contest is open to all college -bound high school seniors who are Utah residents. The essay must be entitled, “What would you propose to substantially reduce the incidence of gun violence in the United States and around the world without taking away the legal rights of law-abiding citizens to acquire and possess firearms?”

APPLY HERE: http://www.oppf.org/essay-contest.asp

DEADLINE: October 19   African American Male College Scholarship Contest

Essay-based contest is open to all college-bound, African-American high school seniors. No Minimum GPA required.

APPLY HERE: http://www.iii.clubexpress.com/content.aspx?page_id=22&club_id=957295&module_id=103758


Horatio Alger Association Members and Friends have been funding need-based college scholarships to support deserving young people overcome their adversity and pursue their dreams through higher education.


  • -A strong commitment to pursuing a bachelor’s degree
  • -Involved in co-curricular and community activities
  • -GPA 2.0 and higher

APPLY HERE: https://scholars.horatioalger.org/scholarships/

US Bank Financial Genius Scholarship DEADLINE: October 26 

Complete all eight Financial Genius for Life online learning modules in addition to the online application for a chance to win.

APPLY HERE: https://www.usbank.com/community/financial-education/scholarship.html


The Coca-Cola Scholars Program Scholarship is an achievement-based scholarship awarded to graduating high school seniors. Students are recognized for their capacity to lead and serve, as well as their commitment to making a significant impact on their schools and communities.


  • -Current high school (or home-schooled) seniors attending school in the U.S. (or select DoD schools)
  • -U.S. Citizens, U.S. Nationals, U.S. Permanent Residents, Refugees, Asylees, Cuban-Haitian Entrants, or Humanitarian Parolees
  • -Anticipating completion of high school diploma at the time of application
  • -Planning to pursue a degree at an accredited U.S. post-secondary institution

APPLY HERE: http://www.coca-colascholarsfoundation.org/applicants/#programs

DEADLINE: October 31      Zombie Apocalypse Schoalrship

Hone your survival tactics and imagine what your school or college campus might be like in a zombie apocalypse. Our Zombie Apocalypse Scholarship committee wants to know your plan to avoid the zombies, where you’d hide, and the top-five things you’d bring to stay alive.

We’re giving one successful survivor $2,000 towards his or her college education. Do you think you have what it takes to make the cut?

DEADLINE: October 31  Voice of Democracy

Established 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. The VFW is dedicated to promoting patriotism and investing in our future generation.

APPLY HERE: https://www.vfw.org/VOD/

DEADLINE: October 31    SP Scholarship

To be eligible for the scholarship, a student must:

Be a high school student planning to attend college in September 2018

Answer the Essay question on the sponsors website.

APPLY HERE: https://www.scholarshippoints.com/win5/?st=2361&aff_sub=&aff_sub2=&transaction_id=102b78995c48d84863c42b2a8ede0d&utm_source=&utm_medium=Affiliate&utm_campaign=ScholarshipPoints%2B%2410%2C000%2BScholarship%2B(CPA)&

DEADLINE: October 31      VIP Voice Scholarship


  • Must be at least 13 years of age or older
  • Submit your entry by 11:59 pm ET on the day of the deadline
  • Submit multiple entries by following the instructions on the sponsors website.

APPLY HERE: https://www.unigo.com/scholarships/all/vip-voice-scholarship/1006681

Boy Scouts of America National Eagle Scout Academic, Merit, Field study Scholarships  DEADLINE: Oct 31

Be an Eagle Scout, provide a high school transcript, ACT score of at least 28 (academic only), have demonstrated leadership ability in Scouting, have a strong record of participation in activities outside of scouting.

APPLY HERE: http://www.nesa.org/site/c.9oIFJMPsGgIWF/b.9536201/k.C514/Academic.htm

County Office Scholarship DEADLINE:  October 31 

Please write a 500-1500 word essay for the following prompt: “Describe how one of the local government offices (or type of office) listed on our website has improved your own life and/or the lives of people around you.”

APPLY HERE: http://www.countyoffice.org/

Liaison’s Data-Inspired Future Scholarship DEADLINE October 31

Create a 30-60 second video that: Discusses/explains/demonstrates an important aspect of data in today’s or tomorrow’s society; Includes one interesting fact about yourself.

APPLY HERE: https://www.liaison.com/scholarship/

**Washington County, Iron County, or Beaver Dam, Arizona ONLY**

Senior High School Scholarship Application DEADLINE October 31


  • You and your family must be members/consumers of Dixie Power.
  • You must attend a local high school in Washington County, Iron County, or Beaver Dam, Arizona.
  • You must be a high school senior on track for graduation, with a G.P.A. of 2.5 or higher.
  • You have not received a scholarship/award from Dixie Power in the past.


Will be selected by a scholarship committee comprised of board members and other appointed individuals. All applicants will be notified of the committee’s decision approximately 45 days following application deadline. Applicants must be available for an interview if chosen as a finalist.

Contact Stella for questions by emailing stellai@dixiepower.com

APPLY HERE: https://www.dixiepower.com/senior-scholarships/