How would you like to download software that allows you to learn about bridge building and earn money to pay for college at the same time? The 2014 West Point Bridge Design Contest is designed to provide middle school and high school students with an introduction to engineering.
The contest is broken up into three “Qualifying Round”, running from January 14 to May 2, 2014.
Students may compete individually or in teams of two members. Competing in teams of two is strongly encouraged.
The NPG Photography Scholarship Contest requires a submission of a photograph of a threatened environmental treasure that you believe is worth protecting, along with an explanation (40-50 words) of how population growth has put this treasure at risk.
The contest is being sponsored by NPG, a national membership organization devoted to population issues.
Read Beowulf and select one of the following six topics to write about to enter the Signet Classics Student Essay Contest.
You must be in 11th or 12th grade and a full-time matriculated student who is attending a high school located in the fifty United States and the District of Columbia, or home-schooled and between the ages of 16-18 you are a resident of the fifty United States and the District of Columbia.
The Gloria Barron Prize for Young Heroes honors students between the age of 8 and 18 who have made a significant improvement to people and the planet.
The Barron Prize honors twenty-five winners nationwide. Half of the winners have focused on helping their communities and fellow beings; half have focused on protecting the health and sustainability of the environment.
To nominate a young person, the adult nominator must submit a fully-completed nomination packet and references form
The American Legion Legacy Scholarship is offered to high school seniors and college students whose parents died in active duty in the military after September 11, 2001.
The ChairScholars National Scholarship Program is given to bright, ambitious students who have overcome the challenge of disability by excelling academically. You don’t need to use a wheelchair for mobility in order to be eligible.
Latino students in the United States who are involved in community service activities and who demonstrate a desire to continue their involvement are eligible for the scholarship. There are no academic requirements in order to be selected.
CHCI scholarships provide recipients with a one time scholarship of:
· $1,000 community college or AA/AS granting institution
· $2,500 4-year academic institution
The Champion of Life College Scholarship is given to a high school athlete who is a graduating senior. You must be nominated by your coach.
The FiSCA (Financial Service Centers of America) National Scholarship Program is open to high school seniors from families in areas served by its members. Funding for the National Scholarship Program is provided by contributions from organization that are members of FiSCA and affiliate members, including MoneyGram International and Western Union.
Energize Students states as its goal “to improve school quality and better educate today’s youth…”. In honor of Teacher Appreciation Week they promote the “What Makes a Great Teacher Contest”. Students are asked to write an essay (800 words or less) on their opinion of what makes a great teacher.
The Little People of America Scholarship for people who have a medically diagnosed form of dwarfism, but it is also available to members of their family (see the preference list below).
Negative Population Growth (NPG) is a national membership organization whose goal is to educate the American public and political leaders about the detrimental effects of overpopulation on our environment, resources and quality of life. One of the ways they do this is with their Annual Scholarship Contest.
The Federal Employee Education & Assistance Fund (FEEA) established a scholarship program for children and grandchildren of federal employees. There are 60 $1,000 awards given each year — six in each NARFE region.
The Fountainhead is a novel written in 1943 by Ayn Rand. It was an early literary success for her. Over 6.5 million copies of the book have been sold worldwide.
The Milton Fisher Scholarship for Innovation and Creativity is awarded to students who have solved problems in their schools, communities or families with originality and compassion.
Living abroad for an extended period of time can be a challenge for anyone. Especially if you’re in high school, your friends are so important to you. The Expat Youth Scholarship (EYS) contest is sponsored by Clements Worldwide, a provider of international insurance.