December Scholarships

Deadline Name Eligbility Amount
 December 1
Jefferson Scholars Foundation

Scholarship

The Jefferson Scholars Foundation attracts the most promising leaders, scholars, and citizens in the world and provides them with sufficient financial support so that they are free to develop their talents—using them for the good of the University community and beyond

 December 31

JaxSports Charities Award of Excellence Scholarship

 

JaxSports Charities Award of Excellence Scholarship

Annual scholarship is awarded to 4 individuals in a one time amount of 2500.00

 

Must be a senior, have a strong commitment to athletics and possess strong leadership abilities.

 

See attachment for more information:

jaxsports

 2,500 each award
 December 30  Sattiraju Law Firm

 Sattiraju Law Firm-This scholarship is now available to any student who will be attending an accredited college or university by Fall 2016 and have plans of attending law school in the future.

Deadline: December 30, 2016
Award Amount: $1,000
Application: The application can be found toward the bottom of the page at: http://www.sattirajulawfirm.com/

 1000.00
 Dec 11

The Science Ambassador Scholarship

A full tuition scholarship for a woman seeking an undergraduate degree in science, engineering, or math, funded by Cards Against Humanity.

Scholarship funds will be provided from Cards Against Humanity’s Science Pack—a 30–card expansion pack co–authored with Saturday Morning Breakfast Cereal’s Zach Weinersmith and Bad Astronomy’s Phil Plait.

The winner of the Science Ambassador Scholarship will receive full tuition coverage for up to four years.

http://www.scienceambassadorscholarship.org

 Dec 15   Financial Literacy (YFL) Foundation Scholarship

I just wanted to provide a quick update about the Youth Financial Literacy (YFL) Foundation Scholarship through Financial Education Services (FES).  The application process is now open.  FES will be awarding $180,000 in scholarships to 40 students (high school seniors and college freshman) anywhere in the US and US territories.

 

For more information and to apply, go to www.myfes.net/mjackson8 , click on the YFL tab, click on “The YFL official website”, then click on “Programs and Events.”  There is a pdf flyer, application link, and a video (with helpful tips on writing the essay).  All requirements must be completed and received at the YFL Foundation by December 15, 2016.

 180,000

 Dec. 1

 

 Americanism Essay Contest

Americanism Essay Contest

http://www.fra.org/fra/Web/Events_and_Programs/7_12th_Grade_Essay_Contest/Web/Content/Essay_Contest.aspx?hkey=707c4b42-2eb8-4992-9d57-31b8bd14c68a
The Americanism Essay Contest is sponsored by the Fleet Reserve Association (FRA) National Committee on Americanism-Patriotism. The contest is open to students in grades 7 through 12. Entrants must be sponsored by a FRA member or by a chartered branch or unit.

 5000.00

 

 Dec 31  School Band and Orchestra Magazine Scholarship

School Band and Orchestra Magazine Scholarship

http://sbomagazine.com/essay-contest-submission.html
The School Band and Orchestra Magazine Scholarship awards scholarships to five to students in grades 4-8 and five to students in grades 9-12. The essay topics focus on music.

 Dec 15  Christopher College Video and High School Poster Contests

Christopher College Video and High School Poster Contests

http://www.christophers.org/page.aspx?pid=273
The Christophers hold an annual video contest for college students and an annual poster contest for high school students. Several winners receive varying amounts.

 Dec 12 Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Inc

 Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Inc – Annual scholarship and award must be a graduating senior 3.0 GPA or higher, good attendance, good citizenship, participated in activities that build good character.

Please see link for more information:

Alpha Phi Alpha

 SJRSC

Students-

This is the scholarship portal for SJRSC! You will need to create an account with SJRSC and you can apply for scholarships directly from this site.

https://web.sjrstate.edu/apex/prod/f?p=103:101:4640216315484