Outside Scholarship Opportunities for Augsburg Students

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November 30, 2016 by · No Comments · Uncategorized

Our goal is to empower young and upcoming future attorneys, by helping them get the education they need, and deserve. 

Our attorneys believe that each student should be in control of his, or her, own destiny. We also believe – that a higher education, is the ONLY way to accomplish that. Our attorneys are helping, by contributing funds from their salaries – for the creation of this new scholarship for law school students and poliscience students.

The scholarship is available to any part time, or full time, student.

It is for $4000 – and is renewable.

Awarded on 2/20/2017

No application fee – and some simple application requirements below.

We will never contact the student after he, or she, applies.

It can be used for any school expenses.


Below are the requirements:
-Be in an accredited institution, in the USA
-Have a 3.3 GPA minimum
-Apply no later than 1/20/2017

-Awarded on 2/20/2017
-Send in an essay, with your contact info, and unofficial transcript to michael@nycdivorcelawyers.com


The Essay Should Be About
-Why getting a higher education is important to you?
-What challenges have you faced, when attempting to get this education, and how have you handled them?
-How have you grown as a student, due to this challenge?

Winners Notified

Winners will be notified directly, by email.

When Applying Please Include

First + Last name

Email Address for best contact + phone number

Unofficial Transcript

Info about where you are attending + current major

For more information, please click here. 

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November 30, 2016 by · No Comments · Uncategorized

Distracted driving is an increasing safety concern in Texas and across the United States. Young drivers are particularly at risk of crashes caused by using cell phones, chatting on social media, and texting while driving. As personal injury attorneys, we see too often the devastation that distracted driving accidents cause families in Texas. We are focused on making the communities we serve safer places in which to grow up and raise families. To further that goal, we have created a Driving Safety Scholarship to focus more attention on the serious issue of distracted driving and to help young people with educational expenses.

Our attorneys at Tate Law Offices PC recognize the value of a good education as the foundation for a productive and fulfilling career. We are proud to sponsor scholarships to assist young people in furthering their educations.

Tate Law Offices PC will award three scholarships totaling $3,000 to students who are high school juniors or seniors or students enrolled at two-year or four-year colleges and universities in the United States. To apply for a scholarship, students should submit an original essay of approximately 500 words on the following topic:

How has distracted driving caused by texting and using social media or mobile apps affected you personally? What actions can local, state, and federal leaders take to help minimize traffic accidents related to distracted driving without overly restricting personal freedoms? What can individuals do to hold themselves accountable to practicing safe driving habits?


Essays and applications may be submitted starting on September 15, 2016.

The deadline for submitting an essay to apply for a Driving Safety Scholarship is July 31, 2017. The winners will be chosen by our selection committee and announced August 15, 2017.


The scholarship contest is open to juniors and seniors in high school and students enrolled in two-year and four-year colleges and universities in the United States. Applicants who are 17 years old or younger will need to provide parental consent to enter.

Applicants should submit an essay as a Word document or PDF, accompanied by a digital photo (jpg or png) of themselves, along with their name, school, and phone number.

Send the essay and information to tatelawscholarship@gmail.com


  1. Applicants shall submit an original essay of approximately 500 words.
  2. Send the essay and accompanying information to tatelawscholarship@gmail.com.
  3. By submitting an application, you acknowledge that Tate Law Offices PC will own all rights to publish, distribute, and promote the essay.
  4. By submitting an application, you grant Tate Law Offices PC the right to use your name, biographical information, and photograph for marketing or other purposes.
  5. The winners will be chosen by a selection committee. The decisions of the committee are final.
  6. By participating in the scholarship contest, applicants agree to indemnify and hold harmless Tate Law Offices PC, its members, officers, directors, and employees against any and all liability and costs associated with the contest or the acceptance or use of prizes.
  7. Employees of Tate Law Offices PC, its boards of directors, and immediate family members are not eligible to take part in this essay content.

For more information, please click here. 

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November 30, 2016 by · No Comments · Uncategorized

Here at the Law Offices of Randolph Rice, we understand that the leaders of tomorrow are working and often sacrificing to receive an education today. We are aware that the high cost of college tuition and other educational expenses often impose a significant financial strain on many students and their families. This is why, in 2016, the Law Offices of Randolph Rice launched its annual college scholarship essay contest. The purpose is to award a one-time $1,500 scholarship to apply toward college costs and help a deserving student realize his or her potential.

Scholarship Eligibility

In order to be eligible to participate in the contest, applicants must be a current or prospective college student. This includes rising sophomores, juniors or seniors who are enrolled at a four-year institution of higher learning, or a high school senior who has committed to attend an accredited U.S. college or university in the fall. Applicants must also comply with all requirements set forth in the “Application Procedure” section below.

The 2017 Essay Topic

Applicants must submit a 500-word essay responding to the following question:

How do the mainstream and social media impact the trajectory of life cycle of a given news story? For example, were the riots following Freddie Gray’s death in the custody of Baltimore police shaped by the fact that they were broadcast live across the country? What is the media’s responsibility in a situation such as that? How does the addition of amateur video from average citizens play into the equation?

Application Procedure

In order to participate, applicants should submit a response to the essay question, along with the information outlined below to ricescholarship@gmail.com by May 1, 2017:

  • The applicant’s name  & address
  • Proof of matriculation for the fall of 2017
  • The applicant’s major or intended area of study
  • Applicant’s curriculum vitae

Essays will be judged according to their originality, demonstrated mastery of the issue, and quality of the writing. The winning essay will be chosen on or around July 1, 2017, and the winner will be notified via email. We value the opportunity to assist students in their educational pursuits and look forward to reviewing the essays. In order to facilitate the efficient review of each application, please submit your application via email and do not call the law office in regards to the scholarship.

For more information, please click here. 

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EARN A $1,000 SCHOLARSHIP From Carolina Pest Management

November 28, 2016 by · No Comments · Uncategorized

Are you “going green?” Compose an original essay answering the following questions: What do you believe to be the greatest current threat to the environment? How can this threat be mitigated and why is solving this problem important to you?

Submit your 1,000 to 1,500-word essay including cited sources by the deadline of February 28, 2017. If your essay is selected as the winner, you will receive $1,000 for college! The winner will be announced on March 31, 2017. We are looking forward to your submission!

Carolina Pest Management is a leading pest control company that has served customers in the Carolinas since 1939. Many things have changed in the pest control industry over the years, but one thing remains the same: our excellent customer service. We value the importance of supporting our future leaders through education.

How To Enter

  1. Ensure your eligibility. Please review our eligibility requirements.
  2. Perform research on the essay topic and write an original, unique and compelling essay answering the below question.
  3. Essay Question: What do you believe to be the greatest current threat to the environment? How can this threat be mitigated? Why is solving this problem important to you?


All applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent legal residents of the United States.

Incoming Freshman:

Applicant must be a current senior high school or home school student and have a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0 on a 4-point scale and must have taken either the ACT or SAT test. Applicant must be earning a GED or high school diploma between January 1, 2017 and August 1, 2017 and will be attending an accredited college or university by Fall semester 2017.

Current College Freshman, Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors, and Graduate students:

Applicant must have a cumulative college GPA of at least 3.0 on a 4-point scale, and be enrolled full-time at an accredited college or university between August 1, 2016 and December 31, 2017.

Student Form:

Applicant must provide their contact information and submit their 1,000 to 1,500-word essay through the “Submit an Essay” button.

Only one (1) applicant will receive a one-time $1,000 scholarship that can be applied to college expenses, such as; tuition, fees, books, or on-campus housing. Funds are provided by Carolina Pest Management and will be made payable directly to the scholarship winner.

For more information, please click here. 

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The $1,000 Sleep Ridiculously Well Scholarship

November 28, 2016 by · No Comments · Uncategorized

The Sleep Ridiculously Well team is excited to offer a $1,000 scholarship to one winner. The scholarship is available to any undergraduate and postgraduate college student. The $1,000 scholarship grant can be used toward course materials, books, and other educational resources.

How To Apply:

Essay Topic & Length:

Submit an essay on the following topic (at least 1,000 words).


The Sleep Ridiculously Well team is passionate about helping people achieve a better night’s sleep. Sleep affects every aspect of our lives, and its importance is undeniable. Yet, so many neglect it and suffer the consequences.

Your essay MUST address TWO main areas (both must be covered to have a chance of winning):

1 – The importance of sleep on our health. How does sleep affect our lives from a health perspective? What happens when people neglect a proper night’s sleep?

2 – Assess your current sleep habits. Research 5 ways you can improve your sleep habits moving forward (even if you believe you have perfect sleep habits, there are numerous to improve). Describe the sleep improvement and why it aides in sleep quality. Describe how you can implement each method in your life.

Eligibility Requirements:

If you are enrolled or will be enrolled in a college, university, or trade school, you may apply for this scholarship.

What We Are Looking For:

Your essay must express your opinion in a thought-provoking and creative way. We are looking for an original, well-researched, and convincing piece of content.

Submission Guidelines:

After you’ve completed the essay, send it as an attachment to sleepridiculouslywell@outlook.com. Your article can be submitted as a PDF (preferred) or a Word Doc.

You should also include the following information:

  • Your full name, telephone number, and mailing address
  • The name of your academic institution (If you have been accepted to a school but haven’t started classes yet, include the name of the school you will be attending.)
  • Proof of enrollment
  • Your area of study
  • Applicants should also provide a link to their Facebook profile. (Optional)

By submitting your essay to Sleep Ridiculously Well, you grant us permission to use your content on our website for marketing and promotional purposes.


The submission deadline is April 21st, 2017. The winner will be selected on April 30th, 2017 and notified via return email. The prize must be claimed within 1 month of the announcement date, after which another winner will be chosen. We run our scholarship program a few times a year.

For more information, please click here. 

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The SOH Scholarship

November 28, 2016 by · No Comments · Uncategorized

Secrets of the Hire (SOH) is a professional organization that focuses on professional and career development through Job Interview Tips, Resume Workshops, Professional Career Advice, LinkedIN Tips, and Scholarships for College Students and Recent Graduates.

To date, SOH (Secrets of the Hire) has assisted 1100+ college graduates find a career they love. After its initial success, SOH decided take assisting college students to an entire new level, and that is what the SOH Scholarship Foundation is about. Why stop at assisting the college graduate with obtaining a career? Why not assist the college student in funding their education so they can be assured that they will be able to obtain a degree and find a career they love?

Why the SOH Scholarship?

The SOH Scholarship was formed to ensure that no college student would be left behind due to inability to meet the financial obligations of a college/university.  Although we cannot fund every single college attendee, we are going to try our hardest in order reach that goal, and when I say “we,” yes I am including you.

With more college students having the funds to continue their matriculation, we can assure that every college student has a fair shot at obtaining and furthering their education while also assisting in relieving the $8 billion in default student loans.

This is why the SOH Scholarship fund was created. Now that we have our “Why,” it’s time to move on to the “How,” and that starts with you.  I wise man once said:

“When your ‘WHY’ is big enough, you will find your ‘HOW.’”

If assisting hundreds of thousands of college students fund their education is not a big enough ‘why’, then I don’t know what is.

To receive an application, please click here to visit the scholarship website. 

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10insights – Product Marketing Scholarship

November 28, 2016 by · No Comments · Uncategorized

A $1500 Product Marketing Scholarship

10insights is all about reviewing the latest Tech products on the market and providing helpful insights for potential customers.

We are dedicated to fostering and helping the entrepreneurs and marketers of tomorrow. We recognize the power of the written words online and offline and want to help the creative individuals excel in this area.

Who Can Apply?
We have created the 10insights Product Marketing Scholarship for undergraduates or Postgraduate students with the passion of “Business and Marketing” to receive a $1500 award.

The Internship is available to students studying courses such as Marketing, Business, IT or Communications. Students studying these courses may be extremely interested in this scholarship program. You do not need any expertise in this area; a sheer passion for writing, marketing and content creation is enough.

Eligibility and Requirements

The piece of content you create must be unique and creative – we will not accept any spun content. We will be looking for several factors while reading such as creativity, and the value of the information provided.

To participate in this scholarship program you will have to produce an essay between 500-750 words on what you think is the “Best Method for Marketing A New Product”

Please include the following when producing your essay:

  • Why do you think your chosen marketing method is the most effective?
  • How do you think Social Media will affect product marketing in the next 5 years?

The person who produces the best article will receive $1500 that can be used either in course materials or other resources.


Once you have written your article, please email it to us as (a word .doc file) at scholarships@10insights.com with the below details:

  • First Name & Last Name
  • School You Attend
  • Area of Study
  • Any document which can prove you’re a Student.


The final date for submissions is August 11th, we will choose a winner by Sept 7th and the cheque will be mailed out the following week.

For more information, please click here. 

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Scholarship Guidance Opportunities

November 28, 2016 by · No Comments · Uncategorized

Listed below are multiple scholarships from ScholarshipGuidance. Please click on the links for more information regarding the scholarships.

The Scholarship Programs below are currently accepting applications until December 15, 2016, at the latest.  Please read the application instructions on the website carefully before applying.

1. Turkey Dinero Scholarship – November 30, 2016 (1 Award – $1,000)

2. Bruning Law Firm Scholarship – December 1, 2016 (1 Award – $500)

3. Green Home Improvement Scholarship – December 15, 2016 (1 Award – $1,000)

4. Rubincam Youth Award – December 15, 2016 (2 Awards – $500)

Featured Scholarships:

5. SP Scholarship – November 30, 2016 (10 Awards – $10,000)

6. VIP Scholarship – November 30, 2016 (1 Award – $5,000)

7. YDI Scholarship – November 29, 2016 (1 Award – $1,000)

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MigVapor Scholarship

November 28, 2016 by · No Comments · Uncategorized

Are you passionate about making this world tobacco-free? If yes, here’s the good news for you: MigVapor awards $3,000 in scholarships every year to the students who are committed to playing their part in preventing the deaths caused by smoking tobacco. Our vision is to create a tobacco-free world and stop more than 480,000 yearly deaths caused by smoking.

MigVapor Scholarship Information

MigVapor offers scholarship awards for the students who present their well-researched and evidence-based essay to encourage smokers to kick their addiction. Remember, smoking not only impacts the smoker, but also other people around them.

Problem Statement

Tobacco is unarguably the biggest avoidable cause of death in the world. In the U.S. alone, more than 40 million people smoke tobacco cigarettes – that’s almost 17% of the total population. According to World Health Organization, about 50% of tobacco users die because of a disease caused by smoking. Every smoker realizes the harms of tobacco, yet it’s extremely hard to quit it – some experts believe it’s even more addictive than heroin and cocaine. Researches show that only 4% of the people succeed in quitting tobacco smoking when they don’t use any medicinal aid. Moreover, about two-thirds of smokers who do quit for a while, eventually take up smoking again.

We want to raise awareness of the potential dangers of smoking tobacco cigarettes. We encourage students to come up with a viable solution to help the smokers make a positive change in their lives. Your write-up has to show the people, who want to quit, a way out. You may also talk about e-cigarettes and vaporizers, and whether they can be a good choice in tobacco harm-reduction.

Scholarship Awards

The winning candidates for the first, second and third places will receive scholarships in the amounts of $1,900, $700 and $400, respectively. Each winner of this essay contest will be awarded a check and these funds may only be used to cover the educational expenses.

Application Deadlines

► November 1st, 2016 for the Spring 2017 semester

► May 31st, 2017 for the Fall 2017 semester

Who Can Participate

► This scholarship is offered nationwide to United States citizens.

► To apply, you must be a full-time student at an accredited four-year or two-year university, community college or junior college, or a graduate degree program.

► You have to be at least 18 years old

How to Participate

Choose a relevant topic and write an essay that is at least 800 words long. Email your signed essays with your full name, university name, and your address to scholarship@migvapor.com before the end of the current application period. One person can send only one entry.

Here are a few things that our judges love to see in essays:

► Write an evidence-based essay.

► Writing about a personal experience can give you an edge over the competitors.

► Make sure your essay is original, succinct, and gives a clear, logical message.

► If you think a picture or video will go well with your essay, use it by all means.

Winner Announcement

The winning applicants will be announced to public at MigVapor.com within 30 days after the application deadline and will also be notified via email to provide their proof of enrollment.

For more information, please click here. 

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MyHairWeb’s $1000 Internet Marketing Scholarship

November 28, 2016 by · No Comments · Uncategorized

We at MyHairWeb believe in empowering students to fulfill their dreams and ambitions. We recognize that the key to a brighter future and a better tomorrow lies in the hands of an educated and informed youth. Which is why we have decided to dedicate a portion of our earnings to offer a 1000$ scholarship to students.

Given today’s technological landscape where information is freely available and internet memes shape opinions and initiate conversations, we have decided to offer our scholarship to Internet marketing students.

This 1000$ Internet Marketing Scholarship will be available for both undergraduate as well as postgraduate students of Online and Digital Marketing.

Those of you who are currently pursuing a degree in marketing are automatically eligible for this scholarship. All you have to do to apply is send in your credentials and write a small essay on the following topic.

Tell us why you deserve this Opportunity:

Write an essay of 2000-3000 words on “Internet Marketing_How to optimize the number of people actually accessing a website”

Your essay should include the following:

  • The relevance of Internet Marketing in buying through websites
  • How has Internet marketing changing the shopping habits of people?

We want creative answers, and to do this essay well, you must be a person who really understanding marketing, especially marketing online. The entry that speaks with the most practical while also providing creative actions will receive our 1000$ scholarship.

Pre-requisites and Eligibility

Just as we mentioned before, the only requirement that makes you qualify is your interest in pursuing a degree in Fashion or Fashion Marketing and the following basics:

  • You must be a citizen of the United States of America.
  • You must be either enrolled in a school, college or university in the US.
  • Entry is 100% free for qualifying students

What We Need From You

The above-mentioned essay, preferably in a word document along with the following information:

  • Your Name (full name), age, date of birth, and home address
  • The name of your school, college or University
  • The name of the program you’re pursuing or wish to pursue and,
  • Any document that proves your status as an existing student

Once you’re done writing and have all the information you can email us scholarship@myhairweb.com . Don’t forget to attach your essay document!

Deadline for Submission

The final Date for submission of your essay is the 12/12/2016

Our team will review your submission and if selected you will get an email by the 22/12/2016

This is our first year offering this 1000$ scholarship and we plan to continue to provide such opportunities to young people looking to pursue a career Fashion.

For more information, please click here. 

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