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Scholarships for Current College Students

Scholarships include the Look Twice, Save A Life Scholarship, Black Entrepreneurship Grant, Love Your Career Scholarship, National Healthcare Heroes Grant for Nurses, BigSun Scholarship, and AEL Collegiate Essay Contest.
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Ready to apply for some college scholarships? We rounded up six different scholarships for current college students that feature a diverse range of qualifications and requirements. Whether you're interested in business, nursing, or sports, there's something for all kinds of students on this list. Prizes top out at $2,500. Find all the details on these scholarships below.

Look Twice, Save A Life Scholarship

Details: Students must submit a creative piece such as a video, essay, or work of art that promotes safe driving and motorcycle safety
Eligibility: Any student with a valid driver's license currently attending or planning to attend college in the upcoming year
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: December 1, 2020

Black Entrepreneurship Grant

Details: Write an essay about your business (or business idea), what inspired you to start it, and what you hope it will achieve
Eligibility: Open to black undergraduate or graduate school entrepreneurs who are currently building or aspire to build a new business
Amount: $2,000
Deadline: December 1, 2020

Love Your Career Scholarship

Details: Write an essay, between 1,000 and 3,000 words, about your passions and goals for the future
Eligibility: Must be attending college in the U.S.
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: January 10, 2021

National Healthcare Heroes Grant for Nurses

Details: This grant will go to an aspiring or current nurse to aid with the cost of tuition or student loans
Eligibility: All levels of nursing education are eligible for this award, including current nursing students, recent nursing graduates, and aspiring nursing students
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: May 1, 2021

BigSun Scholarship

Details: Write a short essay about how your participation in sports influenced you, your career goals, and how you relate to your family
Eligibility: Student athletes of any sport who are high school seniors or in college
Amount: $500
Deadline: June 19, 2021

AEL Collegiate Essay Contest

Details: Write a 1,500-2,000 word essay on how diversity contributes to American life
Eligibility: Open to undergraduate students at accredited four-year U.S. colleges
Amount: $2,500
Deadline: June 30, 2021

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