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.
Every year the EngineerGirl Essay Contest asks boys and girls to write an essay about a different subject. In honor of the NAE’s 50th anniversary, they invite you to imagine how engineering might change our lives over the next 50 years, in one of the following areas:
The competition is run by the National Academy of Engineering.
If you are an African American, Native American or Hispanic student interested in studying a chemically-related field, the American Chemical Society Scholars Program can help pay your way.
They offer renewable scholarships of up to $5,000 to eligible students who want to study of chemistry or chemistry-related fields, such as environmental science, toxicology and chemical technology. High school seniors and college freshmen, sophomores, or juniors are eligible to apply.
The Young Naturalist Award is a research-based science competition for students in grades 7-12 to promote participation and communication in science. The student needs to plan and conduct a scientific investigation, one that will include observations, questions, predictions, trips into the field to gather data, and analysis. You are not expected to make a new scientific discovery. However, your investigation should provide you with a new understanding about your question.
The Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation awards scholarships for students pursuing first-time bachelor’s degree. The Scholarship Foundation provides financial resources to the children of Marines and eligible Navy Corpsmen using various programs.
Your parent must meet these requirements:
Student journalists who have had articles published or broadcast are eligible to participate in the Student Journalist Impact Award. The award is designed to honor a student (or group of students) who have made a difference in a significant difference in the lives of others.
It is sponsored by the Journalism Education Association and the Kalos Kagathos Foundation.
The Maureen L. and Howard N. Blitman, P.E., Scholarship to Promote Diversity in Engineering is for high school seniors who are ethnic minorities. To receive the scholarship, you must be accepted into an ABET-accredited engineering program at a four-year college or university.
Clarinda’s Glenn Miller Birthplace Society is offering scholarships of $4,000, $2,000 & $1,000 to instrumentalists. The vocal scholarships will also be $4,000, $2,000 & $1,000. These scholarships, which are awarded without regard to any other award, may be used for any education-related expense. It is not the purpose of this competition to select Glenn Miller look-alikes or sound-alikes, nor is it limited to pop music performance. Rather, in honoring Glenn, we wish to seek out and assist
The National Presbyterian College Scholarship program assists Presbyterian students attending Presbyterian related schools.
Twenty-five to thirty students will be selected for award and it is renewable if the students maintain a 2.5 GPA, participate in campus ministry and other activities.
Be members of the Presbyterian Church
Demonstrate financial need
The 23rd Annual Kaplun Essay Contest is broken up into two levels:
Level 1 - 7th through 9th graders, need to write an essay: Up to now, which of your good deeds are you most proud of, why, and how has it changed you?