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Varsity Tutors College Scholarship Contest: $1,000 monthly awards
Varsity Tutors holds a monthly $1,000 college scholarship contest where students must write an essay in response to a monthly prompt. Visitors to the Varsity Tutors scholarship webpage are able to vote via social media for submitted entries. The top five entries with the most votes are reviewed by Varsity Tutors at the end of the month and one winner is subsequently chosen to receive the $1,000 college scholarship.
Geneseo Migrant Center Scholarships for Migrant Students
The Geneseo Migrant Center administers a variety of scholarships, linked below, to offer financial assistance to migrant students who want to further their education.
McNair Scholars Program
Scholarship program is designed to prepare students for careers as graduate students, professors or professional researchers. Must be full time student, with 42 hours or more completed, 3.0 GPA & first generation college student or student from an underrepresented ethnic group.
Oklahoma City Community Foundation
If you're looking for scholarships, don't forget to visit OCCF.org. There you'll find an abundance of scholarship opportunities for students right here in Oklahoma. The Oklahoma City Community Foundation is home to more than 120 scholarship funds established by individuals, organizations and companies. These funds share the common goal of helping to make a difference in the lives of others.
Common Knowledge Scholarship Foundation -
CKSF offers a wide variety of scholarship quizzes throughout the year for U.S. high school, college, and graduate students. We even have some scholarships that parents can win for their children. Award amounts range from $250 to $2,500.
The Sleep Judge State of Sleep Scholarship
Deadline: October 30, 2017
The Sleep Judge is pleased to announce our annual State of Sleep Scholarship helping to increase the awareness around the importance of sleep. Each student who is awarded The Sleep Judge State of Sleep Scholarship will be given $1,500 towards their university or college fees. Eligibility Requirements: (1) Current high school (or home-schooled) seniors attending school in the United States or Canada OR current college students already studying at an accredited U.S. or Canadian post-secondary institution. (2) U.S. or Canadian citizens. (3) Anticipating completion of high school diploma at time of application or already in possession of high school diploma / GED. (4) Planning to or already currently pursuing a degree at an accredited U.S. or Canadian post-secondary institution. (5) Carrying a minimum 3.00 GPA or equivalent grade average.
Coca-Coca Scholars Foundation Scholarship
Deadline: October 31, 2017
We're looking for 150 incredible high school seniors to receive a $20,000 scholarship to the college of their choice. The Coca-Cola scholars Program scholarship is an achievement-based scholarship awarded to graduating high school seniors. Students are recognized for their capacity to lead and serve, as well as their commitment to making a significant impact on their schools and communities. Applicants must be: current high school (or home-schooled) seniors attending school in the U.S. (or selected DoD schools), U.S. Citizens, U.S. Nationals, U.S. Permanent Residents, Refugees, Asylees, Cuban-Haitian Entrants, or Humanitarian Parolees, anticipating completion of high school diploma at the time of application, planning to pursue a degree at an accredited U.S. post-secondary institution.
The Edwards Annual College Scholarship
Deadline: December 1, 2017 $1500
Eligible Applicants are already enrolled in an accreditied community college or university and have a minimum GPS or 2.5 and submit a 500 word essay. Apply online at:
AXA Acchievement Scholarship
Deadline December 12, 2017 $1000 to $10,000
Demonstrated outstanding achievement in ishcoool aactivities, the community or workplace.
Burger King Scholarship
Deadline: Opens October 15 - Closes December 15, 2017 Up to $50,000
Live in the U.S.; Unweighted GPA 3.3; plant to enroll full-time, without interruption for the entire 2018- 2019 academic year at an accredited two or four year college/university or vocation-technical school in the U.S., Cananda, or Puerto Rico.
Apply on line at
NRA Civil Rights Defense Fund
Deadline: December 31, 2017 $100- $1000
Youth Awards for an essay of up to 1,000 words on the topic "What Does the Second Amendment Mean to You?" For more information go to
Profiles in Courage Essay
Deadline January 4, 2018 1 - $20,000 and 25 cash award
700 - 1000 word essay Describe and analyze an act of political courage by a U.S. elected official who served during or after 1917, the year John F. Kennedy was born. Include an analysis of the obstacles, risks and consequences associated with the act. The essay may concern an issue at the local, state, national or international level.