Scholarships for College
Every scholarship dollar helps when paying for college, so we encourage students to apply to all opportunities available. To provide some help, we've compiled a list of scholarships applicable to students entering college this fall. Read the descriptions below, and set aside some time to submit your applications before the corresponding deadlines. Remember, every scholarship awarded will reduce your out-of-pocket cost and help ease your mind as you plan for college.
The Spirit of Anne Frank Awards
Description: Awarded to students who have demonstrated leadership in fighting for justice and who emulate Anne Frank's passion for peace and equality. Applicants must submit a 1,000-word essay and two recommendations.
Deadline: February 19, 2016
Award amount: Up to $10,000
Details and application: https://www.annefrank.com/safa
Live Más Scholarship
Description: Dedicated to innovators and creators, applicants must submit a video two minutes or less in length describing their life's passion
Deadline: January 31, 2016 and May 27, 2016 (two separate contests)
Award amount: From $2,500 to $25,000
Details and application: https://www.livemasscholarship.com
Stan Yellott Scholarship Fund
Description: Awarded to students planning to study Information Technology in college. Applicants must submit a 250-word statement and teacher recommendation.
Deadline: Ranging from March 15, 2016 to September 15, 2016
Award amount: $500
Details and application: http://www.rmoug.org/scholarship/
Shaw-Worth Memorial Scholarship
Description: Honoring students from New England who have worked in service to animals and shown dedication to animal respect and humane treatment. Applicants must submit a narrative detailing achievements and activities devoted to animal protection as well as three recommendations.
Deadline: March 25, 2016
Award amount: Up to $3,500
Details and application: https://www.petersons.com/scholarship/shaw-worth-memorial-scholarship-111_153946.aspx
Odenza Marketing Group Scholarship
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