Current Scholarships

Free Books

Free Books: 
We are giving away these excess books that have helped us guide and direct students for many years. We would love to find new homes for them so we are offering them for free. We only ask that you pay shipping and handling expenses. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us.
 

Stuck at Prom College Scholarship

Deadline: 
June 1, 2015
Maximum Award: 
$5,000
Eligibility: 
High school seniors

Are you destined for art school? Are you the one with the creative hairdo or cool outfit? The Stuck at Prom® Duck® brand duct tape college scholarship is for students who have creativity in their soul. You must attend your prom wearing an outfit made from duct tape.

National Junior Classical League Scholarship

Deadline: 
June 1, 2015
Maximum Award: 
$2,500
Eligibility: 
Other, see comments
Comments: 
For National Junior Classical League members

The National Junior Classical League offers a large number of scholarships to their members. Awards amounts, eligibility and other factors vary.

NJCL Scholarships - ten awards of between $1200 and $2500 are available to NJCL members based upon service to the organization, financial need, academic record and recommendations from teachers and other adults.
 

2014 - 2015 Making Democracy Work Student Essay Contest

Deadline: 
June 5, 2015
Maximum Award: 
$1,000 & trip to Washington, D.C.
Eligibility: 
See comments
Comments: 
For students in grades 6 through 12

The United States Capitol Historical Society ask you to write an essay, the topic is: Why is voting rights an important issue in American History? The competition is called “Making Democracy Work” Student Essay Contest.  

You must cite sources in your essay such as the U.S. Constitution, newspaper and magazine articles, and books.  Web sites can be used with care.

You should consider the following:

Boomer Esiason Foundation Scholarships

Deadline: 
March 13, 2015, June 12, 2015, September 14, 2015, and December 11, 2015.
Maximum Award: 
$10,000
Eligibility: 
See comments
Comments: 
For students with cystic fibrosis

The Boomer Esiason Foundation Scholarships are for students with cystic fibrosis. They offer three scholarships with deadlines in June.

 

2015 Bruce Lee Foundation Scholarship

Deadline: 
June 12, 2015
Maximum Award: 
$1,000
Eligibility: 
High school seniors and college students

The Bruce Lee Foundation Scholarship is awarded to a student who understands, appreciates and exemplifies Bruce Lee’s passion for education as well as his qualities of honest expression, forward thought, self-exploration, and assertiveness.
 

Judging:

Development Fund for Black Students in Science and Technology (DFBSST)

Deadline: 
June 15, 2015
Maximum Award: 
$2,000
Eligibility: 
Other, see comments
Comments: 
For students entering or attending historically black colleges

If you are an African-American student studying or intending to study a technical subject at one of the schools listed below you may be eligible for the Development Fund for Black Students in Science and Technology Scholarship. The amount of the scholarships awarded each student is determined by the scholarship committee. Scholarships are based on merit and financial need. Scholarship awards are up to $2,000 per year for a maximum of $8,000.