Current Scholarships

Boomer Esiason Foundation Scholarships

Deadline: 
June 2014
Maximum Award: 
$10,000
Eligibility: 
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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.

 

2014 Bruce Lee Foundation Scholarship

Deadline: 
June 13, 2014
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.
 

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USDirect Scholarship

Deadline: 
June 15, 2014
Maximum Award: 
$1,000
Eligibility: 
High school seniors and college students

To participate in the USDirect Scholarship Program you need to show off your school pride on game day. It’s a three step process:

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

Deadline: 
June 15, 2014
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.

LeTendre Education Fund Scholarship

Deadline: 
June 16, 2014
Maximum Award: 
$2,000
Eligibility: 
Other, see comments
Comments: 
You must be under the age of 21 and have experienced homelessness

If you are homeless or have been homeless* anytime from Kindergarten through high school you may be eligible for this scholarship (you do not need to be homeless now).  You must have shown a desire to further your education while homeless and have demonstrated higher than average academic achievement.

Bridgestone 2014 Teens Drive Smart Video Contest

Deadline: 
June 19, 2014
Maximum Award: 
$25,000
Eligibility: 
High school and college students
Comments: 
You must be between the ages of 16 and 21

As a teen driver, you're life is changing, there are new experiences, you're driving a car. You've got the advantage of quick reflexes, but the lack of experience can put you at a disadvantage. How do you balance these issues and all the distractions of modern life and still drive safely. These are some things you should think about when entering the Teens Drive Smart Video Contest.

Stand and Be Heard Anthem Singing Contest

Deadline: 
June 20, 2014
Maximum Award: 
$10,000 and Interview/Performance on National TV
Eligibility: 
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Comments: 
Students ages 13 to 21

Do you sing to your cows? Are you a patriot at heart? The FMC Corporation is sponsoring the “Stand and Be Heard Anthem Singing Contest” for students who are involved in a national agricultural organization.

It’s really simple to enter, just record yourself singing the national anthem and post it on their website. The top prize is a $10,000 scholarship and an Interview/Performance on National TV.

16th Annual Arthur Ashe Essay & Art Contest

Deadline: 
June 25, 2014
Maximum Award: 
Ten national essay winners and four national art winners will be awarded a trip for two to New York
Eligibility: 
Other, see comments
Comments: 
You must be a participant in a program sponsored by a local NJTL Program/Chapter

The Annual Arthur Ashe Essay & Art Contest asks students to address the statement:
Arthur Ashe used his time and skills to impact others -how have you used your time and skills learned through tennis and educational programming to impact the lives of those around you?

Automotive Hall of Fame Scholarship

Deadline: 
June 30, 2014
Maximum Award: 
Amounts vary
Eligibility: 
High school seniors and college students

The Automotive Hall of Fame Scholarship is for high school seniors and college students with an interest in the automotive field and financial need. In addition to the eligibility requirements listed below, you need to write an essay describing your career goals and objectives for the next five years.

There are several scholarships, some for incoming freshmen and others for upper-level undergraduate students. If you're a current college student, your major must be automotive related.

IP Video Contest

Deadline: 
July 1, 2014
Maximum Award: 
$5,000
Comments: 
All ages

A patent grants certain rights to an inventor for a limited time period. It is a form of intellectual property. In order to be granted a patent an inventor must prove that their concept is not obvious and previously undisclosed. The Intellectual Property Owners Education Foundation believes that the patent system protects inventors and promotes progress. Toward that end they are sponsoring the IP Video Contest.

AMVETS National Americanism Essay Contest

Deadline: 
July 1, 2014
Maximum Award: 
$500
Eligibility: 
High school and elementary school students
Comments: 
For 6th to 12th graders

The annual theme for the 2013-2014 AMVETS National Americanism Essay Contest is: What the American Flag means to me?

AMVETS (or American Veterans) is an organization that assists veterans and sponsors other programs that serve the country and its citizens.
 

Scholarships from the Education Foundation Trust for Broadcast Engineering

Deadline: 
July 1, 2014
Maximum Award: 
$1,500
Eligibility: 
High school seniors and college students
Comments: 
These scholarships are for students interested in the technical aspects of broadcasting

The Society of Broadcast Engineers (SBE) is an organization devoted to the advancement of broadcast engineering. They offer four scholarships to candidates who aspire to a career in the technical aspects of broadcasting. Preference will be given to applicants who are members of the SBE; however, any individuals otherwise eligible, including graduating high school seniors, are encouraged to apply.

Ian Parry Scholarship

Deadline: 
July 7, 2014
Maximum Award: 
Approximately $5300 (UK £3,500)
Eligibility: 
Other, see comments
Comments: 
You must be under 24 year or attending a full time photographic course

If you’re a documentary photographer and you’re looking to undertake a project and to raise your profile in the international photography community, the Ian Perry Scholarship.

Ian Parry was a photojournalist at the beginning of his career, when he was tragically killed while on assignment for The Sunday Times in December 1989.
 

To enter you must:

Donna “didi” Foss Essay Scholarship Contest

Deadline: 
July 13, 2014
Maximum Award: 
$5,000
Eligibility: 
All high school students
Comments: 
All high school students and recent graduates (if you graduated no longer than 12 months before the June 30, 2013 deadline).