Scholarships!

October

Scholarship

 

Deadline

Award

Requirements 

 

10/25/2018


Up to $10,000

U.S. Citizen status
Critical Financial Need

Be enrolled full time as a high school senior in the United States; be progressing normally toward graduation in spring/summer of 2018 with plans to enter a college in the United States no later than the fall following graduation;
Exhibit a strong commitment to pursue and complete a bachelor's degree at an accredited non-profit public or private institution in the United States (students may start their studies at a two-year institution and then transfer to a four-year institution);
Demonstrate critical financial need ($55,000 or lower adjusted gross family income is required);
Be involved in co-curricular and community service activities;
Display integrity and perseverence in overcoming adversity;
Maintain a minimum grade point average of 2.0

10/31/2018


Up to $20,000


U.S. Citizens, U.S. Nationals, Permanent Residents, Refugees, Asylees, Cuban-Hatian Entrants, or Humanitarian Parolees are eligible. 
HS Senior, anticipating completion of HS diploma 
Planning to pursue a degree at an accredited post-secondary institution
Achievement based scholarship
3.00+ GPA at the end of their junior year

Transcript
Community Service

Note: Scholarship opens in August, deadline is projected and may not be exact
 

10/31/2018


$500

Minimum age of fourteen years (to date) or older.
Currently attending an accredited U.S. program: i.e. high school, college or university.
3.0+ GPA and considered in good standing at current institution
Must follow or 'like' the MyProjectorLamps FaceBook page

Essay: essay detailing your ideas about the use of multimedia and data visualization in K-12 classrooms. Explore modern teaching methods and propose specific ideas for visual and interactive presentation in K-12 classrooms for improved knowledge retention. 

*Note: Biannual scholarship

10/31/2018


Up to $30,000 per year

Computer Science/ Electrical Engineering Scholarship
High School Seniors
Minority student preference
Application
Resume
Letter of Recommendation
Essay
Official Transcript with GPA and class rank (if applicable)
Photocopy of official SAT/ACT scores
Minimum SAT=1600 or ACT=25
3.0+ GPA,
Demonstrated Leadership skills
Obtain 3.0/4.0 after freshman year
Note: Applications accepted between September 1st and October 31st of each year

10/31/2018


$1,000


DACA Eligible
14 years or older
High School, Undergraduate or graduate students
Accepted to or enrolled in a high school, college or university in the United States
Essay encourging others not to smoke (1,000 - 1,500 words)\

10/31/2018


Up to $30,000


DACA/DREAMer Eligible
HS Student grades 9-12 enrolled in a public, private or parochial high school or home study program in the United States and its territories 

Oral Essay of Specified Topic
Entry Form

November

11/1/2018


Up to $2,500


DACA/DREAMer Eligible
Must be at least 16 years old
Must demonstrate an interest in pursuing further development of their artistic talents (visual, performing, media, literary and crafts)
History of movement/work in Agriculture

*Additional Scholarship deadline is June 1st, annually

11/1/2018


$5,000


Women's Scholarship
Majoring in wildlife management/conservation.

Full-time College Juniors or Seniors 
3.0 GPA minimum

11/12/2018


Up to $2,500


Scholarship for Students with a documented Learning Disability (LD) and/or ADHD
US Citizen status
Graduating high school senior who will be attending a 4-year Bachelor's degree program in the fall
Demonstrate financial need
Provide most current documentation of learning disability

Application
Personal Statement
3.0+ GPA
Letters of Recommendation

11/15/2018


$1,000


DACA/DREAMer-Eligible - No Citizenship Status Required
Enrolled at an accredited high school, college, or university in the U.S.
Enrolled at the undergraduate level or your final year of high school
Aged sixteen (16) years or older
Carry a status of “good standing” (i.e. currently enrolled)
Maintain a cumulative grade point average (GPA) of at least 3.0 (or equivalent)

1,000-2000 word essay

*note: biannual scholarship, with other deadline March 31st

11/30/2018


Up to $40,000


DACA/Dreamer Eligible
HS Senior planning to graduate in Spring 2019
3.5+ GPA
Plan to attend 4 year institution full time beginning Fall 2019

SAT combined critical reading and math score of 1200+ and/or ACT score of 26+

Note: deadline is projected, may not be exact

11/30/2018


$1000

High School, Undergrad, Graduate Scholarship
Quick Survey Application, Random Selection

*Note: deadline is projected, may not be exact

December

12/1/2018


Up to $5,000


Essay Contest for students grades 7-12
Application
Theme: What Patriotism Means to Me
Essay- 350 word maximum 
Sponsorship from Fleet Reserve Association or Ladies Auxiliary

Note: Theme may be different

12/1/2018


$2,500 - $3,750 stipend


Hispanic Scholarship/Internship program for students interested in Politics/Government
DACA-Eligible
Students must be currently enrolled full time and working towards their undergraduate degree.
Community colelge individuals graduating in June are eligible for the Summer session if they are transferring to a new institution come the Fall semester.
Applicants must be U.S. citizens, lawful permanent residents, asyless, or individuals who are lawfully authorized to work full-time without restriction for any U.S. employer and who, at the time of application, possess lawful evidence of employment authorization.
Preference of 3.0 GPA or higher
Demonstrate evidence of leadership skills and potential for leadership growth
Demonstrated commitment to public service-oriented activities

Application
2 essay questions
Resume
One letter of recommendation

*Note:Deadline is projected, may not be exact

12/1/2018


$1,000

DACA/DREAMer Eligible/No citizenship requirements listed
Various (College, Nursing, Law School, Medical School, Physical Therapy/Occupational Therapy)
Must be enrolled at a 4-year college or university or community college
Transcript and proof of enrollment
Resume or C.V. optional
500 to 750 word essay
2.8 Minimum GPA
See website for more info

12/1/2018


$1,000 or greater


High School Senior Scholarship
No citizenship/residency requirements listed
Must be a full-time high school senior currently enrolled at a high school in a community served or approved by Comcast.
Minimum 2.8 GPA
Student demonstrates leadership abilities in school activities or through work experiences.
Student plans to attend an accredited, non-profit college, university or vocational/technical school in the United States.
Student shows a strong commitment to involvement in community service. 
Student will need to complete and approve the terms and conditions set forth in the media release included as part of the scholarship acceptance form. If the nominee is not over the age of 18, the parent/guardian must complete and approve the terms and conditions set forth in the release. 

*Note: deadline is projected, may not be exact

12/15/2018


Up to $50,000


Citizens of the United States or Canada
Students who have graduated from high school within the last three years or full-time students who are seniors at a high school or home school in the United States, Canada or Puerto Rico

Students who are applying as a full time freshman to a four-year accredited, college or university that is located in the United States or Canada and is exempt from taxation under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code

Students with a 3.3 grade point average (GPA) 

Students who have a minimum ACT Composite score of 25 or a minimum combined SAT score of 1220

Students who demonstrate an active leadership role in community service, athletics, and/or similar co-curricular activity (such as student government, team sports, fraternal life, etc); and

Students who demonstrate substantial work experience

*Note:deadline is projected, scholarship may open in October 2018