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AALL in Limo Scholarship

January 20, 2017 by · No Comments · Uncategorized

Aall In Limo & Party Bus is thrilled to announce its 2017 scholarship program that will reward one lucky college student with a $2000 scholarship. At Aall In Limo & Party Bus we understand how difficult it is to pay for school nowadays so, we came up with this unique opportunity!

The $2000 scholarship will be awarded to a (graduate, undergraduate or high school) student who will successfully write an essay regarding the following topic:

Why you shouldn’t drink and drive?

A winner for the scholarship will be selected on August 7, 2017. The scholarship will be paid directly to the scholarship recipient’s college or university.

 

Visit the scholarship website here to apply!

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TEMO Sunrooms Scholarship Program

January 20, 2017 by · No Comments · Uncategorized

TEMO Sunrooms is one of the leading manufacturers of outdoor living structures and we have been serving homeowners since 1967. We supply sunrooms, screen rooms, spa cabanas, pergolas, and patio covers for residents across the United States, and through the years, we have perfected our engineering standards to provide products that are on the leading edge of comfort and technology. Our products are constructed of sturdy extruded aluminum, so they will stand strong throughout the decades, and they are all low maintenance and will provide a beautiful aesthetic for years and years.

At TEMO Sunrooms, we are dedicated to our customers and helping them make the most out of their homes and backyards. We are also dedicated to giving back and helping young people make the most out of their college experience. This is why our team at TEMO Sunrooms is so pleased to announce our annual college scholarship contest. Every year, we award a $1,000 college scholarship to one U.S. undergrad seeking a degree in engineering, business, management, or a related field.

If this sounds like you, then we want you to apply! To win this incredible scholarship, you’ll need to write an essay using a prompt selected by us. We’re looking for students who can use their critical thinking skills to convey top-level ideas in a creative, engaging way.

To learn more about the TEMO Sunrooms Scholarship, take a look at the details below.

Qualifications:

To be eligible, applicant must have a minimum 3.5 cumulative GPA and submit a 1,000 – 1,500 word essay entitled “TEMO Sunrooms Scholarship”. Student must be a U.S. undergrad in engineering, business, management, or a related field.

The essay must answer the following question: Since 1967, TEMO has grown to become the largest sunroom manufacturer in the U.S. by adapting to changes in technology. Adopting proven advancements in manufacturing, communication, and customer service, TEMO consistently delivers the most innovative sunrooms to the residential market, staying on the cusp of industry trends. As new developments continue to change how homeowners shop for home improvement products and services, what are 2 technologies you believe will revolutionize residential construction?

Application Process:

Mail your official transcript and essay to:

TEMO Sunrooms Corporate Headquarters
20400 Hall Rd
Clinton Township, MI 48038

Deadline Information:

  • Essay will be postmarked by September 30th, annually
  • Winner will be selected by October 15th, annually
  • Disbursement awarded by November 1st, annually

Terms and Conditions: (TEMOSunrooms.com)

  • The TEMO Sunrooms Scholarship will be granted to one student, annually.
  • The funds from the TEMO Sunrooms Scholarship will be submitted directly to the financial aid office that matches the student’s primary .edu email address.
  • If the applicant doesn’t meet the eligibility requirements at the time of disbursement, TEMO Sunrooms reserves the right to withhold the award.
  • In order to confirm enrollment, the winning student may be asked to provide personal information (like date of birth). If the financial aid institution requires verification to grant TEMO Sunrooms access to the student’s records, it is the student’s responsibility to communicate with the company in a timely manner.
  • TEMO Sunrooms employees and immediate family are not eligible to apply. In addition, TEMO Sunrooms Dealers and immediate family are not eligible to apply.
  • In the event that no applicant meets the scholarship’s requirements for academic achievement and writing aptitude, TEMO Sunrooms reserves the right to withhold disbursement.

For more information, please click here. 

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$2,000 Annual USA University Student Scholarship

January 20, 2017 by · No Comments · Uncategorized

We decided to establish a $2,000 annual scholarship to help University students across the country, who are struggling financially. The $2,000 scholarship will be awarded to one student and help them cover their tuition fees. The money will be transferred to their University’s bank account.

Application Requirements

The application requirements are as follow:

  • Your desired University must be in the United States;
  • You must submit your application until the 15th of December 2017;
  • You must answer all questions in our application form;
  • You must choose one of the Universities from the list. If you can’t find your University in the list, click on “Can’t find your University?” on the online application form.

Assessment

We will read all the essays and choose one applicant who will be granted the scholarship. The money will be transferred to their University’s bank account.

To apply and for more information, please click here. 

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The Abels & Annes, P.C. Scholarship Essay Contest

January 20, 2017 by · No Comments · Uncategorized

The personal injury law firm of Abels & Annes, P.C. is excited to announce our second annual Scholarship Essay Contest. Students who will be attending a college or university in 2018 as an undergraduate or law student in the United States are eligible to apply.

Scholarship Awards:

Two (2) scholarships of $ 1,000 each will be awarded, with one scholarship awarded to an undergraduate student and one scholarship awarded to a law school student.

Who Can Apply:

Any current high school senior, undergraduate, or law student who will be attending an accredited college, university or law school in 2018 in the United States is eligible for the Abels & Annes, P.C. Scholarship.

Essay Topic And How To Apply:

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration reported a total of 9,262 people killed in 2014 due to speeding-related accidents. In order to eliminate the consequences of speeding, all strategies such as visible speed enforcement cameras should be considered.

While many agree that the installation of visible speed enforcement cameras has increased the safety of drivers on the road, others have argued that these cameras can lead to dangerous traffic situations.

Based on your research, do you support the installation of visible speed enforcement cameras? Why or why not?

We would like to congratulate Amelia Fuchs and Derek Demeri for winning the 2016 Abels & Annes, P.C Scholarship Essay Contest!

Submission Deadline:

Your materials for the scholarship must be received by December 15, 2017 9 AM CST to be considered. The winners of the scholarships will be announced on or before March 1, 2018.

Purpose of Scholarship:

The legal team at Abels & Annes, P.C. knows firsthand how beneficial an education is and how it can transform lives. But with the rising costs of education, more and more students find themselves struggling to make ends meet. Our desire is to help deserving applicants succeed in the classroom by taking some of the financial burden off their shoulders, allowing them to thrive in their chosen fields.

Applicants can be pursuing any type of degree or career path that will enable them to succeed in the future through any accredited college or university in the nation. Simply put, we feel that all types of education are important and we want our scholarship to benefit the overall education of a student without restrictions.

Legal:

By applying for the Abels & Annes, P.C. Scholarship Essay, you agree to the use of your name, likeness, and essay on our website, in our newsletter, and on other social media channels if you are chosen as one of our winners.

Only two winners will be selected. In the event that a winner fails to respond to notification on or before April 1, 2018, the winner’s prize will be forfeited and a new winner will be selected.

The one thousand dollar ($1,000.00) prizes will be issued in the name of an accredited college or university of a winner’s choice and can be used towards any fees and/or expenses associated with the winner’s education.

To apply, please click here. 

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HomeLight Scholarship

January 20, 2017 by · No Comments · Uncategorized

HomeLight is a small team of talented people in San Francisco looking to change the face of real estate. We use actual sales data and client reviews to find the best real estate agents for homeowners across the United States. We’re passionate about making real estate better, we build the best new way to find a real estate agent, and it works by matching our customers with agents based on their skills and experience.

Scholarship Details:

We want to support like-minded students who share our passion for improving the world of real estate. That’s why we’re offering a $1,000 scholarship to talented students who hold an interest in homes and homeownership. If you’re interested in designing homes, building homes, placing people in homes, combatting homelessness, or studying the housing market, we want to help fund your education.

Eligibility:

Any legal U.S. resident in high school or college who will be attending an accredited university or college in Fall 2017 is eligible to apply.

Eligible Areas of Study:

Design Homes:

  • Interior Design
  • Architecture

Build Homes:

  • Construction
  • Urban Planning

Place People in Homes:

  • Real Estate
  • Business
  • Social Work
  • Criminal Justice
  • Psychology

Housing & Economic Studies:

  • Economics
  • Sociology

How to Apply:

To apply, please submit a short piece of writing, that includes the following:

  1. Why are you interested in real estate?
  2. How will your career help more people find their dream home?
  3. What impact have you had on homes or homelessness in your community?

Recipients will be selected based on the overall strength of their application materials.

Deadlines

Spring: April 1, 2017
Winter: November 15th, 2017

We plan to continue the HomeLight Scholarship every semester.

To apply online, please click here. 

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ReadySetDogs Scholarship

January 18, 2017 by · No Comments · Uncategorized

Welcome college students! At ReadySetDogs, we know the value of a good education and we want to help pay for yours. We welcome all applicants as long as you are attending (or have been accepted to) an accredited college or university. There is no fee for applying.

Our Ideal Applicants

Applicants most likely to obtain this scholarship have (or have had) a pet (or pets) that they love and are willing to share the impact of those animals on their lives. They will also be able to show their passion for education and learning.

Scholarship Details

This is a $1,000 scholarship that will be awarded to one winner each year. The deadline for application submission is 5pm PST February 1, 2017. Applications will be reviewed and a winner will be chosen by February 15, 2017. The winner will be notified via email and will have until March 1, 2017 to respond, otherwise they forfeit the scholarship and another winner will be chosen.

The team at ReadySetDogs will read all entries. The winner will be chosen based on the quality and content of their writing. The winning essay will be featured on the ReadySetDogs Scholarship page. A check for $1,000 will be sent to the financial aid department of the college or university they attend under their student account.

Application Details

Please read this before you fill out the application (found below). Once you begin the application, you must finish and submit it. You will not be able to save your progress and return to it later. We recommend having all of your answers ready. Your answers must be original. Plagiarism is an automatic disqualification. Here are the details you will need:

  • Contact Information (Name, Date of Birth, Address, Phone Number, Email Address)
  • Education (High School, Graduation Date, College or University Attending)
  • About Me (In at least 500 words, tell us a little about yourself. This is a chance for us to get to know who you are and what the scholarship will help you achieve. There are no wrong answers. You can tell us about your childhood, your passions, your dreams for the future, et cetera)
  • Essay (In at least 1500 words, tell us about the animal(s) that have been a part of your life and how they influenced you to become the person you are today. Feel free (and even encouraged) to include anecdotes.)

To apply, please click here. 

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Targeted Scholarships

January 18, 2017 by · No Comments · Uncategorized

The Horatio Alger Association offers several scholarship programs that either require an applicant to pursue a specific degree or attend a specific university.

The Horatio Alger Association is pleased to announce that its Honeywell scholarship program for students studying in the fields of STEM (science, technology, engineering, or math) at both Honeywell partner schools and Horatio Alger Collegiate Partner institutions is once again available.

We will be awarding 10 scholarships at $10,000 each to students pursuing STEM degrees who have critical financial need ($55,000 or less family income) and who are current freshmen who have successfully completed their first fall semester.

We are excited to offer this opportunity to students at your institution.  The online application is currently open on our website and will close March 15, 2017.

General Eligibility

The following criteria applies to all programs below:

  • Critical financial need ($55,000 or less adjusted gross income per family is required)
  • Integrity and perseverance in overcoming adversity
  • United States citizenship

For more specific eligibility criteria please refer to the program listings on the association website.

Please click here to view the scholarship applications. 

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AAUW Returning Women Scholarship

January 13, 2017 by · No Comments · Uncategorized

Since 1911, the St. Paul College Club, Inc. AAUW Scholarship Trust has awarded college scholarships to more than 350 St Paul area high school graduates and young women returning to college.  A 501c3 charitable organization affiliated with the St Paul Branch of the American Association of University Women, private contributions from St. Paul AAUW members and friends have made the success of St Paul area scholars a reality.

This scholarship is intended to help a woman attain a living wage with the help of a baccalaureate degree.  Applicants must reside in the St. Paul metropolitan area, be at least 25 years old, whose undergraduate education has been interrupted, who has been accepted or intends to apply to a four-year degree program at an accredited college or university. Scholarships are based on the student’s financial need, academic excellence, school and/or community volunteer activity, letters of recommendation, personal essay and a personal interview.  The amount of the scholarship is $3,000 for one year.  Past recipients may reapply.   Applications are available online.

Applications must be postmarked no later than March 3 or submitted by March 8, 2017 at the above address.  Applicants are selected for interview on March 21 for interviews scheduled March 27-31 with recipients notified soon after.  Questions may be directed to scholarshiptrust@aauwstpaul.org

Visit the scholarships website to download the application!

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Herl’s Bath & Tile Scholarship

January 13, 2017 by · No Comments · Uncategorized

Herl’s Bath & Tile Solutions is giving away a $1,000 scholarship to a deserving student. Think you have what it takes? Check out the qualifications below and apply!

Student must:

  • Be a full-time, U.S. undergraduate seeking a degree in business management, finance, sales or related field.
  • Have a minimum 3.5 cumulative GPA.
  • Provide a copy of their school transcript.
  • Submit an original 1,000 – 1,500 word essay entitled “Core Values Scholarship.” The paper must be signed with the student’s full name and designated .edu email address.
HOW TO APPLY

Mail your official transcript and essay to:
Attn: Greg Herling
31440 Winterplace Pky
Salisbury, MD 21804

Essay must be postmarked by May 1st, annually.

Disbursement awarded by June 1st, annually.

Visit the scholarship website here!

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American Association of University Women Scholarship

January 12, 2017 by · No Comments · Uncategorized

Since 1911, the St. Paul College Club, Inc. AAUW Scholarship Trust has awarded college scholarships to more than 350 St Paul area high school graduates and young women returning to college.  A 501c3 charitable organization affiliated with the St Paul Branch of the American Association of University Women, private contributions from St. Paul AAUW members and friends have made the success of St Paul area scholars a reality.

The Scholarship Trust offers a four-year college scholarship for young women residing in the St Paul Metro Area and who are graduating high school seniors of accredited public or private schools in the St Paul Metro Area, specifically from the designated geographic boundaries within the Independent School Districts of 623, 622, 625, 197, 6, 199 and 833.  The scholars must attend an accredited college or university to earn a bachelors degree.  Scholarships are based on the student’s financial need, academic excellence (in the top 20% of her graduating class, or acceptable ACT/SAT scores), school and/or community volunteer activity, a teacher recommendation, personal essay and a personal interview.

The amount of the scholarship is $5,000 per year and is renewable for up to 8 consecutive semesters or until the scholar graduates with a Baccalaureate degree, whichever comes first, providing the recipient remains a full-time student and maintains a B average.  Applications are available online and will be considered only for pursuit of Baccalaureate degrees.

Applications must be postmarked no later than March 3 or submitted by March 8, 2017 at the above address.  Applicants are selected for interview on March 21 for interviews scheduled March 27-31 with recipients notified soon after.  Questions may be directed to scholarshiptrust@aauwstpaul.org

 

Visit the website to download the application materials here!

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