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Chamber of Commerce: A comprehensive guide about college scholarships, including resources and lists of specific scholarships including scholarships for Veterans, Minorities, Nursing students and more!

Chegg Scholarships: Chegg is an online scholarship resource that list over 25k scholarship opportunities for students as well as online tutors to help students make the most of their scholarship essays.

Course Hero: Constant scholarships offered to college students.

Discover Early Childhood EDU: A wide list of various scholarships and resources for students pursuing careers in early childhood education.

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Reviews.com: Provides further scholarship search platforms and opportunities. The sources provided are listed as some of the best scholarship platforms for 2019.

College Board Scholarship Search: A scholarship search engine that helps you find scholarships for your specific degree program. 

College Scholarships—Getting matched to scholarships you qualify for: A list of various scholarships specific to your major, ethnicity, club, etc:

College Scholarships: A list of scholarships focused on only displaying verified scholarships to apply for- free access only for a limited time.

Consumer Affairs: Website with information about private student loans and financing education.

Education Portal: Website with information about careers and scholarships.

Fastweb.com: A general scholarship search website.

Free Scholarship Searches Page: A site with links to more than 70 free, online scholarship search sites listing thousands of scholarships and financial aid awards worth billions of dollars.

GoodCall Scholarship Search: A redefining scholarship search engine.  Updated daily and no personal information is required to search and apply for funds.

GradPath: A tool that functions as a “Go Fund Me” for college. This crowdfunding platform connects students with their community in order to help offset the cost of college and graduate with less debt.

Horatio Alger Association Scholarships: A series of scholarships for students who demonstrate significant financial need, as well as co-curricular and community service involvement. Deadlines vary per scholarship.

International Financial Aid and Scholarship Search: A search engine that finds scholarships specific to your school, state, and degree program.

International Scholarships.com: An online database of scholarships for graduates and undergraduates; specific to location and degree program.

LendEDU: A guide for students seeking information of reliable Private Student Loan companies. The guide also outlines the process of how to apply for private student loans as well as cosigner, interest and repayment information.

Mobility International USA: An online source featuring scholarships and information on how to raise money for education, specific to exchange students looking to study in the U.S.

MoneyGeek Scholarship Search: A scholarship search tool.

NASFAA (National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators) Parent and Student Resource Center: Resources on different topics, links to financial aid videos, tips and more.

Nursing Explorer: A scholarship search engine provided by Nursing Explorer. Has information on over 14,000 scholarships.

Pickett & Hatcher Educational Fund, Inc.: Low-interest loans (2% in school and 6% repayment rate) for up to $10,000 per academic year. Loans also available for summer school. Available to undergraduate students attending a 4-year liberal arts college. Must be a U.S. citizen.

‘Prestigious’ Scholarships: A database of several merit-based scholarships.

SallieMae Scholarship Search: Register to be matched with personalized scholarship options.

Scholarships for ‘average’ students: A database of scholarships for students who excel in non-academic areas including athletic or artistic merit, community service, or extra-curricular activities.

Scholarship America: List of currently available outside scholarships, their requirements, and their deadlines.

Scholarships and Grants for Vocational students: A list of scholarships and resources, some limited to vocational or trade schools but many available for 4-year degree program attendees.

StudentScholarships.org: Tips and scholarship listings. New scholarships are posted regularly.

Student Loan Guidebooks: Helpful and clearly presented information regarding loans.

Student scholarship search e-book: A very helpful site for scholarship search information and scholarship listings.

Transtutors Free Scholarship finder: A free scholarship search engine.

Tuition Funding Sources: A database full of scholarships available to undergraduate college students.

USA Scholarships: A scholarship list/search engine with scholarships of varying types and amounts.

Resources and Scholarships for Specific Populations

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Dirk Derrick Car & Truck Accident Injury Scholarship: A $1,000 scholarship awarded to students who write an essay of no more than 600 words, describing the lasting effects an auto accident has had on their life as well as their journey to overcome those challenges. Deadline: December 15th, 2019.

Edward Hosharian Foundation Scholarship: A $5,000 scholarship awarded to students of Armenian descent who are majoring in music performance or composition. Applicants must, in addition to being of Armenian descent, fulfill the required materials depending on their major (performance or composition). Deadline: March 2, 2020.

Future Educator Scholarship: A $1,000 scholarship awarded to students who are majoring in education. Applicants must write a 500 word essay on the topic, "What do you believe you have to offer the students of our future?" Deadline: August 20, 2020.

Influenster Scholarship for Women in STEM: A $1,000 scholarship awarded to female students pursuing undergraduate or graduate degrees in technical fields of study. Applicants must write an essay on the topic: "What inspired you to pursue a STEM career and what do you plan to do in your career? Why? What are your ideas to bring more women to the STEM field? Deadline: November 22, 2019.

John Foy & Associates Strong Arm Leukemia Scholarship: A $1,000 scholarship offered to a college student who has battled leukemia or whose life has been affected by it. Students must write a 500 to 1,000-word essay on one of the three topics listed on the website and submit an official transcript. Deadline: July 15, 2020.

Life Reimagined First-Gen Scholarship: A $1,000 scholarships awarded to first generation college students to assist with their educational expenses (first generation college students are defined as someone whose parents have not completed a bachelor's degree). Applicants must write three smallar essays of 150-250 words each and one larger essay of 500 words (topics listed on site). Deadline: December 31, 2019.

Los Angeles DUI Attorney Diabetes Scholarship: A $1,000 scholarship awarded to a student who has diabetes. Submit an essay based on one of the essay prompts listed on the website. Deadline: December 15, 2019.

Regeneration Center Scholarship: A $1,000 scholarship awarded to students of Southeast Asian descent who are currently studying undergraduate or graduate science, biology or medicine. Appplicants must write a 500-1,000 word essay answering the prompt: "How will the Regen Center scholarship help you in your career goals?" Deadline: December 31, 2019.

The Best Colleges: This website lists numerous scholarships and grants available to minority students.

Veteran and Military Family Scholarship: A $1,000 scholarship awarded to college students who are active duty service members, veterans, or a spouse or child of an active duty or retired service member. Applicants must write a 500-1,000 word essay on one of the topics provided. Deadline: June 15, 2020.

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Adelante Fund: As part of the US Education leadership fund, this foundation offers a variety of scholarships to Hispanic students. 

Affordable Colleges.com Scholarships for Women: This resource lists many scholarships for women in a variety of different fields.

Black Youth: Scholarship database for African-American and other minority students.

Cancer Scholarship: Cancer patients and cancer survivors searching for scholarships.

Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities: A list of outside scholarships and resources provided by the Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities.

Hispanic College Fund: Undergraduate students from Hispanic background with 3.0 GPA, US citizens or permanent resident with financial need.

Hispanic Heritage Foundation: “The Hispanic Heritage Foundation identifies, inspires, promotes and prepares Latino leaders through national leadership, cultural, educational and workforce programs.”

League of United Latin American Citizens: The LULAC provides several scholarships for Latino students at all educational levels.

Native American Students: A website with available scholarships. Other financial aid sources: www.finaid.org/otheraid/natamind.phtml

Open Education Database Women’s Scholarships: A database of scholarships specifically for women, vary by specific interests or field of study. Requirements and deadlines vary.

Scholarships for students with disabilities: Scholarship opportunities for students with disabilities.

Single Mom Grants and Scholarships: Demonstrate head of household status and many targeting mothers with financial need. Varying requirements and deadlines.

United Negro College Fund:  A website with scholarships, programs, internships and fellowships.

Resources and Scholarships for Specific Majors, Future Careers, or Interests

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ABC Fundraising Scholarship: A $1,500 scholarship awarded to students who have experience in volunteer or fundraising work. Applicants must complete a Volunteer Verification Form (provided via link) as well as craft a 800-1,000 word essay reflecting on their volunteering/fundraising experience, how it's shaped them as a person, and how they plan to continue their work in the future. Essays can include photos, charts or info-graphics where appropriate. Deadline: June 30, 2020.

Antibodies-Online Scholarship: A $1,000 scholarship awarded to students pursuing degrees in Life Sciences or related fields. Applicants must write a 250 word abstract on why they entered the field of Life Science and what they hope to do with the degree along with a 150 word abstract of their favorite scientific discovery. Deadlines: July 20th, January 20th, (Annually).

Allied Van Lines Scholarship: A $1,000 scholarship awarded to three students pursuing areas of study or careers in logistics or moving. Applicants must write a 400 TO 800 word essay on why a career in logistics/supply chainmanagement is there college major of choice. Deadline: December 15, 2019.

BeMo® & SortSmart® Diversity Advocacy Scholarship: A $1,000 scholarship awarded to fulltime pre-medical or medical students in good academic standing. Applicants must complete both a 6-minute BeMo survey on their academic experience and an online 15-question SortSmart test designed to assess essential key characteristics in becomming a future physician and an advocate for diversity. Deadlines: May 31st (Spring), Oct. 31st (Fall).

Capital Auto Auction STEM Scholarship: A scholarship awarded to a student majoring in a STEM field of study. One applicant will receive a $1,000 scholarship, and two runner-ups will receieve a $250 scholarship. Deadline: August 15, 2020.

Dollar Genie Entrepreneur Scholarship: A $3,000 scholarship awarded to students to help them launch their entrepreneurial businesses while in college. Applicants must write a 500 - 1,000 word essay on the listed topic. Deadline: April 30, 2020.

Education.com Scholarship: Bi-annual scholarship opportunities provided to students pursuing early childhood education careers in undergraduate, graduate or professional colleges/universities. Deadlines: June 30 2019, January 1, 2020.

Emery Reddy Legal Studies Scholarship: A $1,000 scholarship awarded to students interested in or pursing careers in the legal field. Applicants must write an essay in 500 words or less demonstrating their dedication to the study of law. Deadline: November 30, 2019.

Growthink Scholarship: A $1,000 scholarship awarded to students who are interested in starting a business. Growthink believes in empowering students to make their entrepreneurial dreams a reality and thus has formed this scholarship to help them do that. Applicants must submit a business plan (templates provided if needed) that creatively articulates their business concept. Deadline: April 30, 2020.

Heer Law Entreprenuership Scholarship: A $2,000 scholarship awarded to entreprenuers interested in starting their own businesses. Applicants must write their proposed business plan of their current or prospective business plan which includes a section outlining intellectual proprty strategy. Deadline: December 31, 2019.

HomeTheorys Scholarship: A $2,000 scholarship awarded to students who are pursuing art and design degrees, especially interior design degrees. Applicants must write an essay with a topic of their choosing. The Essay must be at least 2,500 words. Deadlines are by terms, applicants must sumbit by one of the terms: Term 1, August 25 - October 30. Term 2, November 25 - December 29. Term 3, March 25 - June 30.

IAAP Education Foundation Scholarship: A $2,000 scholarship awarded to 5 students as one year grants for help in educational expenses. Students should have a connection to or interest in the Illinois aggregation industry while majoring in a curriculum that is compatiable with a career in the industry such as (but not limited to) civil engineering, geology, enviromental science, etc. Applicants must write an original essay explaining your interest in the Illinois aggregates industry and how your chosen field will apply to work in the industry. Deadline: January 3, 2020.

LawnStarter Scholarship: A $1,000 scholarship awarded to a student who submits an essay between 500 and 700 words on the following prompt: "What makes you passionate about building a business?" Deadlines: August 20, 2019 (Fall), December 31, 2019 (Spring).

LendUp Scholarship: A $2,500 scholarship awarded to students who desire to help and serve their community in tremendous ways. Applicants must write an essay in no more than 500 words outlining interesting projects they've worked on and how these projects have impacted your fellow student body or community. Please include links or references to any relevant materials that demonstrate your accomplishments. Deadlines: March 31, June 30, September 30, December 31.

Lounge Lizard Web Design Scholarship: A $1,000 scholarship awarded to students to assist with their educational expenses. Applicants must sumbit an original web design piece created by them. The piece can be newly created or from past work. The recipient of the scholarship will also receive a design critique session with Lounge Lizard Founder, Ken Braun. Deadlines: October 4, 2019 (Fall). February 13, 2020 (Spring).

Mental Health Education Scholarship: A $1,500 scholarship awarded to students in studies related to the subject of mental health. Applicants must write an essay on one of the topics provided. Deadline: November 31, 2019.

Newsome Melton Student Leadership Scholarship: A $1,500 scholarship awarded to a student leader on campus to assist with their educational expenses. Applicants, in addition to having history of past or current leadership in college, must write a 500-1,000 word essay on one of the topics provided. Deadline: December 15, 2019.

New York Engineers Scholarship: A $1,000 scholarship awarded to students interested in engineering or architexture. Applicants must write a blog post of 2,000-3,000 words on trends in mechanical, electrical, plumbing, and fire protection engineering. Deadline: December 16, 2019.

North American Van Lines Logistics Scholarship: A $1,000 scholarship awarded to students majoring in business, economics, logistics or supply chain management. Applicants must write a 400-800 word essay explaining why their pursuing one of those majors. Deadline: December 15, 2019.

PixelPlex Scholarship: A $2,000 scholarship awarded to students studying STEM (science, technology, engineering, math), economics and business majors. Applicants must write a 500+ word essay on one of the prompts provided. Deadline: December 20, 2019.

R3 Stem Cell Scholarship: An annual $1,000 scholarship awarded to students interested in pursuing the field of regenerative medecine. Applicants must write an essay of 1,000 words or more on the prompt; "How do you foresee stem cells affecting human life and health 10 years from now?" Deadline: December 31, 2019.

Soma Weight Loss Scholarship: A $1,000 scholarship awarded to students studying within fields promoting the achievement and maintenance of healthy weight - such as dieticians, nutritionists or weight loss counselors. Applicants must write a 500 to 1,000 word essays on why they're studying their chosen field and what good health means to them. Deadlines: March 31, 2020 and September 30, 2020.

Stormotion Scholarship: A $1,000 grant awarded to students passionate about the growing digitization of business to business (B2B) communication. Applicants must submit a breakthrough startup idea for digital B2B models in an application, as well as meeting specified academic requirements. Deadline: January 15, 2020.

SunTec Autoglass Scholarship: A $1,500 scholarship awarded to a student interested in the impact of small and local businesses. Applicants must write an essay of at least 1,000 words describing: "Why do you think it is important to support local small businesses?" Deadline: December 15, 2019.

The Cyrus Artisan Rugs Scholarship: A $500 scholarship awarded to incoming and current students of interior design or related courses. Applicants must write a 500 word essay on either the rug industry OR why they deserve the Cyrus Artisan Rugs scholarship. Deadline: February 8, 2020.

The Dr. Arthur A. Kenzian DDS Science Scholarship: A $1,200 scholarship awarded to students majoring in a science field. Applicants must write a 1-2 page essay on why you deserve the scholarship. Deadline: March 31, 2020.

Top Lekture Scholarship: A $1,000 scholarship awarded to students pursuing a degree in web design or development. Applicants must write 1,200+ word essay on the topic "Tips for saving for college this summer." Deadline: December 31, 2019.

Vida Scholarship: A $2,500 scholarship awarded to students pursuing careers in the creative industry inclduing art, calligraphy, sculpting, 3D modeling, fashion designing and more! Applicants must submit an application and write three essays (500-750 words in length) on the topics: "What has inspired your creativity?" "In what ways have you used your creativity to make a positive impact on the world?" "How would winning this scholarship help you build your future?" Deadlines: October 30, April 30 (annually).

XO Scholarship: A $1,000 scholarship for a student who is operating or is planning to develop an e-commerce business. Deadline: December 15, 2019.

Your Money Geek Scholarship: A $1,000 scholarship awarded to students pursuing a degree in journalism. Applicants must write a 1,200+ word essay on the topic: "Personal finance myths that may derail your retirement." Deadline: December 31, 2019.

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American Psychological Association: Various scholarships and grants for advancing the science and practice of psychology. Deadlines vary per scholarship.

Deputy Scholarship for Women in Technology: A $1,000 scholarship awarded to a student who writes a 500 word essay about how the scholarship and their current technology course workload will help them achieve success and what that success means to them and their career aspirations. Deadline: July 31, 2019 (fall scholarship), November 30, 2019 (spring scholarship).

Prime Scholarship: A $1,000 scholarship awarded to five students who intend on pursuing a career in nursing. Applications can be found online. Deadline: July 31, 2019 (fall scholarship), December 15, 2019 (spring scholarship).

Scholarships and awards for community service and volunteering: Scholarship opportunities for students passionate about and involved in volunteering or community service.

Outside Scholarships, Some with Specific Deadlines

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12M Loans Scholarship: A scholarship of $500 awarded annually to students who create an original video or infographic and writes an essay in no less then 750 words on one of the topics. Deadlines: July 31, November 30, March 31.

Addiction Awareness Scholarship: A $1,500 scholarship awarded to students to assist with their educational expenses. Applicants must write an essay on one of the three topics provided. Deadline: November 31, 2019.

Anyplace Scholarship: A $1,000 scholarship awarded to students who have demonstrated interest in seeking travel experience. Applicants must create a short video, 3 minute maximum, explaining a recent vacation experience. Deadline: December 1, 2019.

Autolist Used Car to Dream Car Scholarship: A $1,500 scholarship awarded to any enrolled college student who writes two 250-word essays about their opinions of the future of transportation. Deadlines: June 1, September 1, December 1, 2019. 

Cash Cars Buyer Scholarship: A $500 scholarship awarded to students to assist with their educational expenses. Applicants must write an essay of no less than 1,000 words on the topic; "What are the benefits of auto recycling." Deadline: August 15, 2020.

CFF Foundation Education Scholarship: The Cocodrie Fly Fishing (CFF) Foundation is offering a $1,500 scholarship to students who write compelling essays on fishing, the outdoors and adventure activities. Deadlines: June 30, (2nd quarter scholarship), September 30 (3rd quarter scholarship), December (4th quarter scholarship).

Chuan Ai Lu Engstrom Memorial Scholarship: A $1,000 scholarship awarded to students in memory of PCB Solutions employee, Chuan Ai Lu Engstrom. Applicants must write a short essay on the following topic: "Discuss your vision of electronic design, engineering and manufacturing in the global economy". Aplicants must then create a short bio video describing themselves, their history and why education is important to them. Deadline: August 1 (fall semester scholarship), December 1 (spring semester scholarship).

Course Hero Ongoing Scholarship: Two recipients every month. Scholarships awarded up to $5,000. Must attend a university or plan to, be a U.S. Citizen, and be at least 16 years old. Application Deadline: continuous, new scholarships added twice a month.

Embry Law Firm Scholarship: A $1,500 scholarship awarded to students to assist with their expenses. Applicants must create a video no longer than 5 minutes (no shorter than 3) on one of the two topics provided. Deadline: December 15, 2019.

EsssayonTime Scholarship: A $1,000 scholarship awarded to a student who writes a 500-800 word essay on one of the given topics. Deadline: December 1, 2019.

Friedman and Simon Academic Scholarship: A $1,500 scholarship awarded to students to assist with their educational expenses. Applicants must write a 500-1,000 word essay on one of three provided essays. Deadline: June 15, 2020.

G2 Crowd Entrepreneurial Spirit Scholarship: Twelve, $5,000 scholarships (three each quarter), to the authors of the essays that best exemplify the entrepreneurial spirit. Students must have a 2.5 GPA and be at least 18 years old. Scholarship periods: September 1st to November 30th, December 1st to February 29th, March 1st to May 31st and June 1st to August 31st.

Impact on the Community Scholarship: A $1,000 scholarship awarded to students who been active members in their communities. Applicants must write a 750-1,000 word essay detailing what they did and how it made a difference. Deadline: June 30, 2020.

inhomecare.com Scholarship: A $1,000 scholarship awarded to students seeking an education that leads to more effective care for senior. Applicants must write a short (100-300) reflection on the prompt; "How would this scholarship be beneficial for you in your current or future role as a caregiver?. They must also write an essay (800-1,000) words on one of the three topics provided. Deadline: December 31, 2019.

Insignia SEO $1,000 Scholarship: An annual $1,000 scholarship awarded to a student who submits an essay of 500 words or more about a creative piece of work that has influenced their perspective on life. Deadline: December 31, 2019.

Insta-Hostel Scholarship: A $500 scholarship to assist students with educational expenses. Applicants must write a 1,200 + word essay on the topic; "The Best Website Builders for 2019." Deadline: December 31, 2019.

Intoxalock Scholarship: A $3,000 scholarship awarded to students who create an original 30 to 60 second Public Service Announcement (PSA) video on the dangers of drunk driving and ways in which it can be prevented. This scholarship is available to any student who is currently attending, or has been accepted for enrollment, at any accredited two or four year U.S. college or university. Students interested in all fields of study are encouraged to apply. Deadline: December 31, 2019.

JJ Bender Scholarship: A $2,500 scholarship open each calendar year to college students who write an essay (1,000-word minimum) explaining their education goals and plans after graduating college. Explain why you deserve to win and what the scholarship means to you. Deadline: December 31, 2019.

Jet Future Business Leaders Scholarship: A $500 scholarship awarded to students who are passionate about pursuing careers in business. Applicants must write an essay of 250-500 words on the prompt provided. Deadline: January 31, 2020.

Joybird Artful Aesthetic Scholarship: A $1,000 scholarship awarded to students who share their overall artful aesthetic with a panel of social media influencers. Applicants must first take a photo (a space, object, scene or seflie) and then post it to instagram, writing in the caption why the photo represents your aesthestic. Then applicants must write an essay in 500 words or less on how this aesthestic contributes to how you want to be viewed in the world. Deadline: December 1, 2019.

The KF&B Academic Scholarship: A $1,000 scholarship awarded to students to assists with their educational expenses. Applicants must write a 500 word essay on the topic; "Who is your greatest role model?" Deadline: May 1, 2020.

Lakeview Health Annual Scholarship: A $3,000 scholarship awarded to students who write an essay of no less then 1,000 words on the following prompt: "Addiction affects all facets of society. What are the steps we as individuals can take to impact recovery in our communities?" Deadline: December 31, 2019.

Lawn Butler Scholarship: A bi-annual scholarship of $2,000 awarded to students who either write a 500-word essay explaining one of Lawn Butler's three pillars for the Spring Semester, or create a one minute video on why landscaping is important to communities for the Fall semester. Deadlines: December 15 (Spring), August 15, (Fall).

Live Bearded Scholarship: A $2,500 scholarship awarded to a student who makes the best 90-second video explaining why they are the best candidate for the scholarship. Deadline: February 1, 2020.

LockPickWorld Scholarship: A $1,000 scholarship awarded to students to assist with their educational expenses. Applicants must write a 400-500 word essay on the importance of your major in today's society and how your major can make the world a better place to live in. Deadline: February 1, 2020.

Looking Glass Lux Scholarship: A $1,000 scholarship awarded to students to assist with their educational expenses. Applicants must write a 1,000 + word essay on the topic; "Home renovations to increase the value of your asset." Deadline: March 31, 2020.

Lux Rehabs Scholarship: A $1,000 scholarship awarded to students to assist with their educational expenses. Applicants must write a 1,000+ word essay on the topic of addiction and rehab. Deadline: March 31, 2020.

Maid Sailor's Big Dreams Scholarship: A $1,500 scholarship awarded to students to assist with their educational expenses. Applicants must create a 2-4 minutes video explaining why they think education is the key to a brighter future, and how they can shape society. Deadline: November 30, 2019.

Maison Law Scholarship: A $2,000 scholarship for graduating high school seniors. Applicants must write an essay in no less than 500 words on the topic: "How would you make the streets of the Central Valley (or your city) safer." Deadline: May 1, 2020. 

Modern Castle Scholarship: A $1,000 scholarship awarded to students to assist them with their educational expenses. Applicants must create an original, exciting video of no more than 5 minutes answering one of the prompts. Deadline: March 31, 2020.

National Debt Relief Scholarship: A $1,000 scholarship awarded to students interested in STEM majors (science, technolog, engineering and math). Applicants must come up with a unique way to solve the $1+ trillion dollar student loan crisis through either a video, essay or infographic. Deadline: December 31, 2019.

Natural Regain Scholarship: A $1,000 scholarship awarded to students to assist with educational expenses. Applicants must write a 1,200 + word essay on the topic; "Does stress cause hair loss?" Deadline: December 31, 2019.

Old School Labs Scholarship: A $1,000 scholarship awarded to students who submit a video no longer than 5 minutes answering one of the two prompts provided relating to the history of fitness and the societal difficulty of staying healthy. Deadline: March 15, 2020.

OppU Achievers Scholarship: A $2,500 scholarship awarded to a high school student or at least part time college student in graduate, undergrad, or trade school. Student must be a citizen of the U.S. Scholarship offered 4 times a year with deadlines on March 31, June 30, September 30, and December 31 of each year.

Ownage's 'Make Us Laugh' Scholarship: A $1,000 scholarship awarded to students to help them in continuing their education. Applicants must create a 3-5 minute video showcasing their comedic talent. The video can be improv, skits, comedic storytelling, etc. Deadline: December 31, 2019.

Patrick Henry Maddren Scholarship: A $1,000 scholarship awarded to students to assist with their educational expenses. Applicants must write a 700-800 word essay on the topic: "What is your best solution for resolution of the student loan debt crisis?" Deadline: August 1, 2020.

PayDayAllDay Scholarship: A $500 scholarship awarded to students to assist them with their educational expenses. Applicants must create an original video or infographic, along with a 750 word essay on one of the follow topics: "The one thing you need to change in your daily routine to become successful" or "How do I foster my study - work - life balance." Deadlines: April 30, October 31 (annually).

Pickleball Pad Scholarship: A $1,000 scholarship awarded to students to assist with their educational expenses. Applicants must write a 1,200 + word essay on the topic; "Importance of playing sport in daily life among all age groups." Deadline: October 10 (Annually)

PhoneBot Scholarship: A $1,000 scholarship awarded to students who craft a creative essay to assist with educational expenses. Applicants must write this 1,200 + word essay on the topic; "Does 5G pose health risks?" Deadline: December 31, 2019.

Pretty Photoshop Actions Scholarship: A $500 scholarship awarded to a student who follows the following instructions: Carefully research and compose an essay style Adobe Photoshop tutorial of 800 to 1,000 words, with screenshots and photos included to illustrate your points on one of the given topics. Deadline: April 15, October 15, 2020 (bi-annually).

Primitive Outpost Scholarship: A $1,000 scholarship to assist students with college expenses. Applicants must write a 1,200 word essay on the topic: "Some indispensable grooming tips for men." Deadline: December 31, 2019.

Pro Bike Ninja Scholarship: A $1,000 scholarship awarded to students to help with educational expenses. Applicants must write a 1,200 + word essay on the topic; "Why fewer children are riding bikes." Deadline: December 31, 2019.

Pro Stock Hockey Scholarship: A $1,000 scholarship awarded to students to assist with educational expenses. Applicants must write a short summary telling the scholarship judges about themselves (space provided on the scholarship application). Deadline: August 1, 2020.

Public Service Scholarship: A $1,000 scholarship awarded to students who are interested in the U.S. public sector which includes; public records, the census, death records, marriage records etc. Applicants must write an essay with a minimum of 1,000 words and a maximum of 1,500 on one of the two essay topics. Deadline: December 10, 2019.

Scooter's 'N Chairs Scholarship: A $1,000 scholarship awarded to students who write an essay of no more than 2,000 words describing a time over the past semester when they were required to use strength and perserverance to overcome. Deadline: December 15, 2019.

SDL Achievers Scholarship: A $500 quarterly scholarship available to any student that is a U.S. citizen, has a GPA of at least 2.8, and is enrolled full time in high school, or at least part time in college, professional, or trade school. Students must submit a 750-word essay or an infographic on one of three topics: “The event that significantly changed my life”, “best methods of diversifying your education background”, or “meaningful decisions that impacted my personal development”. Deadlines: June 28, September 28, and December 28, 2019 (each for one quarterly scholarship).

Simmrin Law Group Scholarship: A $1,500 scholarship awarded to students who are passionately pursuing their entreprenuerial dreams. Applicants must write a 500-1,000 word essay on one of the topics provided. Deadline: June 15, 2020.

SimpleTexing Scholarship: A $1,000 scholarship to help students with the expenses of college. Applicants must write an essay in 800 words or less on the prompt: "At SimpleTexting, we believe in the power of positivity– and in the value of both written and spoken communication, when used to uplift. If you could send one text to your younger self during a tough time what would you say and why? What advice would you give? What encouragement would you offer?" Deadline: January 11, 2020.

Sleepopolis Scholarship: A $1,000 scholarship awarded to students who create a video. This short video (no more than 5 minutes) should answer the listed prompts, and explain them in creative, innovative, enteraining and interesting ways! Deadline: March 31, 2020.

Smartphone Overuse Awareness Scholarship: A $1,000 scholarship awarded to a student who demonstrates insightfulness regarding our culture’s – and their own – reliance on smartphones for social interaction, entertainment, distraction, and more. Applicants must submit a 1,000 word essay on the following prompt: "What would life be like without your cell phone and how would you adjust?" Deadline: December 15, 2019.

SoftOrbits Scholarship: A $500 scholarship awarded to students to assist with their educational expenses. Applicants must write a creative and compelling essay about the digital photography industry. In the essay, they may write about unusual photos in your own collection, how you managed to take them or describe your editing process and whether you use programs or perfer a natural look. Deadline: December 19, 2019.

SuperMoney Financial Literacy Scholarship: A $2,500 scholarship awarded to students passionate about helping people improve their financial health and well-being. Applicants must write a 400-600 word essay on the given prompt. Deadline: December 31, 2019.

Sutliff and Stout First Step Scholarship: A $1,500 scholarship awarded to students to assist with their educational expenses. Sutliff and Stout realize that motor vehicle accidents are the leading cause of death among young people and that this issue is attributed to distracted driving. They believe that fixing the problem has to start with acknowledging it within ourselves. Applicants must write an essay of at least 500 words detailing distracted driving habits that are common or that they possess and provide concrete steps of how they will put an end to those habits. Deadline: July 31, 2020.

Textbook Nova Scholarship: A $1,000 scholarship awarded to students who write a 1,000-1,500 word essay on one of the topics provided. Essays should be unique, compelling and information and will be judged based on those merits. Deadline: November 30, 2019.

The Cover Guy Scholarship: A $1,000 scholarship awarded to students for assistance with their educational expenses. The Cover Guy is a quality supplier of hot tub covers in North America. Applicants must write a 500-1,000 word essay on their experience with hot tubs, backyard experiences, how hut tubs improve life, etc. Deadline: July 1, 2020.

The Law Office of Daniel Kim Scholarship: A $1,000 scholarship awarded to students to help with education expenses. Applicants must write an essay of 1,200 words or more on the prompt; "The Benefits of Hiring an Auto Accident Laywer." Deadline: December 31, 2019.

Think Conveyancing Scholarship: Four sets of $1,000 and $200 scholarships awarded to students who answer the following prompt in fewer than 700 words: “How should young people prepare for their retirement, if at all, and why?” Deadline: November 30, 2019.

Travis W. Watkins Scholarship: A $1,000 scholarship awarded to students to assist them with their educational expenses. Applicants must write a short essay of no more than 600 words (specific instructions on website) as too why they deserve the scholarship. Deadlines: December 31 (annually), April 30 (annually).

Welding Near You Scholarship: A $1,000 scholarship awarded to students to help with their educational expenses. Applicants must write an essay of 1,200 or more while answering the prompt; "How to change jobs when you are unsure about your next career move?" Deadline: March 31, 2020.

Yonkers Honda Scholarship: A $1,000 scholarship awarded to students who write an essay in 600 or less describing someone who has been a positive influence on their life and how they were inspired by that person. Deadline: February 4, 2020.

Youth Forward Scholarship: A $3,000 scholarship awarded to students to assist with college expenses. Applicants must write an essay in 500 words or less on one of the topics provided. Deadlines: August 1, Decmber 1, 2019.

Existing Listings

Fundera Young Entrepreneur Scholarship: A $2,000 scholarship awarded to a student that films a three-minute video about how to start a business frugally. Deadline: January 1, 2020.

Institute for Humane Studies Scholarships: Scholarships for students passionate about the ideas of liberty. Various amounts offered.

Johnnie L. Cochran, Jr. Memorial Scholarship: A $1,000 scholarship awarded bi-annually to students who answer the question: “How has social media helped advance the cause of civil rights in America?” Deadlines: Fall dispersal: December 1 (annually), Spring dispersal: Deadline: June 1 (annually), December 1 (annually).

KNR Don’t Text and Drive Scholarship: A $5,000 scholarship for a student who develops a plan to persuade young adults from texting and driving. Accepting a variety of media. Specific GPA requirements and recommendation required.

Staver Law Group National Scholarship: A $5,000 scholarship awarded to a student who writes a 300-500-word essay exploring how personal injury lawyers play a role leading safety initiatives by helping those injured and how you as an individual can promote personal and community safety into your everyday life. Deadline: December 1, 2019.

Tutor the People: A $1,000 scholarship awarded monthly to a student who writes an essay on the provided prompt. Deadline: Ongoing.

Varsity Tutors Scholarship Contest: A $1,000 scholarship awarded monthly to a student who writes an essay in response to the monthly prompt. Deadline: Ongoing.

Study Abroad Scholarships

BUTEX North American Scholarships: Eight $1,000 scholarships are awarded each year to currently registered students at US universities who will study abroad at a BUTEX member institution in the UK.

NSEP: The National Security Education Program provides a unique funding opportunity for U.S. students to study in world regions critical to U.S. interests (including Africa, Asia, Central and Eastern Europe, Eurasia, Latin America & the Caribbean, and the Middle East). Recipients of this scholarship commit to seek careers in the federal government.

Rotary Foundation Scholarships:  The Ambassadorial Scholarships Program of The Rotary Foundation is the world’s largest privately funded international scholarships program.