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Citrus Valley Association of REALTORS: Available to all high school students who are centered on, or support a career in real estate transaction activity. Scholarships awarded are in the amounts of $250-$1,000. Applications are available at www.cvar.net or in the College and Career Center.

College Answer: Register online at www.collegeanswer.com and enter “Next Step” in the promotion code field. A $1,000 scholarship is awarded each month.

CollegeView:  Register online at www.CollegeView.com and enter promotional code “CV9805”. A $1,000 scholarship is awarded each month.

EcampusTours: 10 scholarships worth $1,000. Register online at www.ecampustours.com

The Abacus Scholarship: The Abacus Scholarship is open to all students enrolled in any institution of higher education. Deadline: Midnight, December 15, and Midnight June 15, annually, 2 per calendar year awarded for $1234.00 each. Awards announced January 15 and July 15, annually.

Asian American Journalists Association: Various scholarships and deadlines

Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship

BrickHouse Security’s "Wounded Warrior" $10,000 Scholarship

Domo Scholarship For Business Management

Free Legal Aid Scholarship

GetinBusinessII Scholarship

Hayek Fund for Future Scholars

HubShout Online Marketing Solutions

The Institute for Humane StudiesInternships, Fellowships and Scholarships offered to students and recent graduates with an interest in individual liberty.

Joseph Towner Fund: Have one or more LGBT parent; minimum 2.0 GPA; undergraduate student

LittleAfrica.com

The LIVFund Scholarship:  Live, Intern and Volunteer in Latin America.  Candidates coming to Latin America with an organized program, designing their own program or still waiting to be accepted to an abroad program are all eligible to apply. Students, interns and volunteers who are already abroad are also eligible to receive funding

The Lucky Draw Scholarship: GoCollege.com offers a free $250 monthly scholarship to students. To enter, all we ask is that you use the GoCollege.com website and tell us how we can improve it for you.

Mission: Vacation Scholarship

National Society of Black Engineers

Nursing Explorer

The Off To College Sweepstakes:  If you area a high school senior planning to attend college or a current college student who will be continuing their undergraduate studies in the fall, you are eligible to enter our sweepstakes. Fifteen drawings will be held and one winner will be chosen every two weeks from October through May.

United Friends of Children - for Foster Youth

Varsity Tutors College Scholarship Contest

JANUARY SCHOLARSHIPS

4AutoInsuranceQuote.com

  • Deadline: January 15
  • Scholarship: $1,000
  • Criteria:Write an essay on the importance of having auto insurance.

APIASF Scholarship Program

  • Deadline: Jan 15
  • Scholarship: $2500 - 8000
  • Criteria: High school senior or undergraduate minimum 2.7 GPA; FAFSA required; Asian

Apple Scholars Program

  • Criteria: Applicant must be a college-bound high school senior who demonstrates innovative use of technology in academics.
  • Deadline: January 15

Arthur Anderson Scholarship Program for Minorities

  • Criteria: Applicant must be African-American, Hispanic, or Native-American majoring in Accounting.
  • Deadline: January 30
  • For more information and an application, write to:
    33 West Monroe St.
    Chicago , IL 60603
    (312) 507-3402

Association for Women in Science

  • Criteria: Applicant must be majoring in Sciences, Social Sciences or Engineering.
  • Deadline: January 26

Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Foundation

  • Criteria: Applicant must be majoring in Mathematics, Natural Science, or Engineering.
  • Deadline: January 28

Charles Babbage Institute

  • Criteria: Applicant must be majoring in Information Processing.
  • Deadline: January 15

CITIDental Boston Scholarship

  • Deadline: January 15
  • Scholarship: $500
  • Criteria: rite an essay

Consulting Engineers and Land Surveyors of California (CELSOC)

  • Criteria: Applicant must be majoring in Engineering, Surveying or related studies.
  • Deadline: January 17

Cox Kids Foundation

  • Criteria: 2 page , double spaced personal statement, transcript, two letter of recommendations
  • Deadline: January 29

Dorothy L. Halleck P.E.O

  • Deadline: Jan 1
  • Scholarship: $2500
  • Criteria: California resident, Santa Barbara County southward, be attending an accredited college or university

Ethel O. Gardner P.E.O

  • Deadline: Jan 1
  • Scholarship: $1000-5000
  • Criteria: California resident; must have 2 years of college credit; female

Foundation of the National Student Nurses' Association

  • Criteria: Current enrollment and matriculation in a state approved nursing program. Taking 6 units or more. Financial need and US citizen.
  • Deadline: January 11

Gates Millennium Scholars

  • Criteria: Open to all majors. Applicant must be an outstanding student with financial need.
  • Deadline: January 12

Hattie M. Strong Foundation

  • Criteria: Open to all or most fields - Applicants must be entering their final year or undergraduate or graduate degree program.
  • Deadline: January 1

Janet H. Griswold P.E.O.

  • Deadline: Jan 1
  • Criteria: California resident, be attending an accredited college or university.

Kyoto Prize Symposium

  • Scholarship: up to $10,000
  • January 3

LeRoy Nosbaum Engineering Scholarship

Deadline: January 15

Movers Corp University Scholarship Program

  • Deadline: January 15
  • Scholarship: $1,000
  • Criteria: submit a 500-1000 word synopsis of online marketing ideas intended at increasing the awareness of the MoversCorp brand.

National Roofing Foundation - Melvin Kruger Endowed Scholarship

  • Criteria: Open to all majors. Applicant must be an employee or related to an NRCA contractor member.
  • Deadline: January 31

Newberry Library Committee on Awards

  • Criteria: Applicant must be majoring in Humanities or Social Sciences.
  • Deadline: January 10

Orange County Mensa

  • Criteria: All Orange County residents enrolled in a degree program in an accredited American post secondary education.
  • Deadline: January 15
  • Scholarship: $300- $1000

P.E.O. Scholarship Fund Committee

  • Criteria: Applicant must demonstrate character, integrity, financial need, academic excellence and be a female California resident seeking a degree in the field of medicine.
  • Deadline to request application packet is January 10
  • Deadline to submit application is February 1

Point Scholarship

  • Deadline: Jan 15
  • Scholarship: up to $13000
  • Criteria: Must demonstrate contribution to LGBTQ community; merit-based; need-based, undergraduates or graduates may apply

Ron Brown Scholar Program

  • Criteria: Open to all majors. Applicant must be an African-American high school senior.
  • Deadline: January 9

Ronald McDonald House Charities

  • Deadline: January 21
  • Scholarship: $1000

Ronald Reagan Leaders Program Scholarship

  • Deadline: January 15

San Diego MANA - Sylvia Chavez Memorial Scholarship Fund

  • Criteria: Open to all majors. Applicant must be a resident of San Diego County and have a 2.5 GPA.
  • Deadline: January 15

Smithsonian Institution Office of Fellowship

  • Offers Graduate, Predoctoral, Postdoctoral and Senior fellowships.
  • Deadline: January 15

Talbot's Charitable Foundation, Inc.

  • Criteria: Open to all majors. Applicant must be a woman with at least two semesters remaining to complete her undergraduate degree.
  • Deadline: January 31

Tuition Won't Stop Me

  • Deadline: January 31

Wimdu

  • Deadline: January 10
  • Scholarship: $2,000
  • Criteria: Undergraduate in final year of study or Marketing, Business Administration or Communications. Write a 1500 - 2000 word synopsis of a Marketing campaign.

Writer's Digest Annual Short Story Competition

  • Deadline: Jan 14
  • Scholarship: $100 - 3000
  • Criteria: Write a fictional story in 1,500 words or less

FEBRUARY SCHOLARSHIPS

Alumni & Class Legacy Scholarships

  • Scholarships available for USD Undergrads, Graduate, Transfer & Legacy Students. Open to all majors.
  • Recognizing: campus involvement and volunteer service
  • Deadline: February 28

American Chemical Society Scholars Program

  • Criteria: Applicant must be majoring in Chemistry, Biochemistry, Material Science, Environmental Science, or Chemical Engineering.
  • Deadline: February 15

American Meteorological Society

  • Criteria: Applicant must be majoring in the Sciences, planning to pursue a career in the atmosphere or related oceanic or hydrologic sciences.
  • Deadline: February 10

American Nuclear Society

  • Criteria: Applicant must be majoring in Nuclear Science, Nuclear Engineering or a Nuclear related field.
  • Deadline: February 1

American Physical Society Minorities Scholarship Program

  • Criteria: Applicant must be majoring in Physics.
  • Deadline: First Friday in February

American Society of Naval Engineers

  • Criteria: Applicant must be majoring in Naval Architecture, Marine, Ocean Mechanical Civil, Aeronautical, Electrical & Electronic Engineering, or Physical Sciences.
  • Deadline: February 14

APS Minority Scholarship

  • Deadline: February 7
  • Scholarship: $2000-3000
  • Criteria: Must major in physics; high school senior, college Freshman, or Sophomore

Association of Certified Fraud Examiners: Ritchie-Jennings Memorial Scholarship

  • Criteria: Applicant must be majoring in Accounting or Criminal Justice.
  • Deadline: February 3

Association for Women in Science

  • Scholarship $1000
  • Deadline: Feb 18

Bisexual Foundation Scholarship

  • Deadline: Feb 1
  • Scholarship: $1000
  • Criteria: Awarded to a graduate student that is advancing
    research on the psychology of bisexuality

Buick Achievers Scholarship Program

  • Scholarship: up to $25,000
  • Deadline: Feb 28
  • Criteria: Academic achievement, financial need, participation in community activities

California Environmental Health Association Awards

  • Criteria: Applicant must be majoring in Environmental Health Sciences.
  • Deadline: February 8

California Teachers Association Human Rights Department

  • Criteria: Applicant must be majoring in Teaching related fields.
  • Deadline: February 22

California Retired Teacher's Association North Shores Division 78

  • Criteria: Juniors, Seniors, & Graduate Students. 3.0 or better GPA
  • Scholarship: $1500
  • Deadline: February 2
  • Application

Charlene Tressler Memorial Scholarship – The San Diego Foundation

  • Deadline: Feb 4

  • Criteria: Applicants pursuing a degree in Early childhood Education and currently employed as a child care provider

Clair A. Hill Scholarship

  • Criteria: student is in a water resources-related field of study
  • Deadline: February 1
  • Scholarship: $1500

Clark E. Dehaven Scholarship Trust

  • Criteria: Applicant must be majoring in Food Service Administration or a related field.
  • Deadline: February 15
  • Criteria: for students committed to pursuing careers in the foodservice profession

Common Knowledge Scholarship Foundation

  • Multiple scholarships available.
  • Deadline: Various dates in February

Cox Cares

  • Deadline: February 3
  • Scholarship: $1000 - $5000

  • Criteria: Resident of Southern California, active involvement in community, GPA or 3.0 or higher.

Daniel B. Goldberg Scholarship

  • Deadline: February 22
  • Criteria: PUblic Finance Graduate Students
  • Scholarship: $10,000

Daughters of the Revolution

  • Deadline: February 15
  • Scholarship: $1000

Dorothy C. Wisner Scholarship

  • Criteria: Applicant must demonstrate academic excellence and financial need and be a female California resident and an undergraduate enrolled in the field of medicine.
  • Deadline: February 15
  • Contact: Kelly Sawyer, LW, Member
    37 Coastal Oak
    Aliso Viejo , CA 92656
    Or contact Patti Baer at daisybaer@aol.com

Frank L. Greathouse Government Accounting Scholarship

  • Criteria: Accounting Major
  • Deadline: February 22
  • Scholarship: $5,000

Google Anita Borg Scholarship

  • Deadline: Feb 8
  • Scholarship: $1000 - 10,000
  • Criteria: Must be female studying computer science or engineering; minimum 3.5 GPA

Government Finance Professional Development Scholarship

  • Criteria: Graduate students intending to pursue careers in Public Finance
  • Deadline: February 22
  • Scholarship: $5,000

Harry S. Truman Scholarship Foundation

  • Criteria: Applicant must be majoring in Public Service. This is a merit based scholarship.
  • Deadline: February 4

Hispanic College Fund, Inc.

  • Criteria: Student must be majoring in Business, Science, Computer Science, Engineering, NASA-related, or Business-related fields and be of Hispanic background.
  • Deadline: February 28

Institute for Humane Studies

  • Deadline: February 5
  • Scholarship: up to $15,000
  • Criteria: Graduate students

Jackie Robinson Scholarship Program

  • Criteria: Open to all majors. Awards will be given to minority students that demonstrate leadership potential.
  • Deadline: March 31

Jewish Community Centers Association

  • Criteria: Open to all fields, for graduate students only.
  • Deadline: February 1

Kyle O'Connell Memorial Scholarship

  • Criteria: A scholarship for junior, senior and graduate students enrolled in the study of healing arts including nursing, marriage and family therapy, and the Sciences.
  • Deadline: February 28

Latin American Educational Foundation

  • Criteria: Applicant must be a U.S. Citizen of Spanish ancestry.
  • Deadline: February 15

LeRoy Nosbaum Engineering Scholarship Program

  • Itron, Inc. has established a scholarship program to assist students in a STEM related field (Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics) who plan to continue their education in college and accept a paid internship with the company. Renewable scholarships are offered each year for full-time study at one of a number of selected institutions in the United States.

  • Deadline: February 1

Malyon-Smith Scholarship

  • Deadline: February 1
  • Scholarship: $1000
  • Criteria: Graduate students in psychology that are advancing research in the psychology of sexual orientation and gender identity

Microsoft Minority Scholarship

  • Criteria: Applicant must be an African-American, Hispanic or Native American sophomore or junior pursuing studies in computer science or related disciplines in math. Must apply for scholarship 2 years before receiving bachelor of science degree.
  • Deadline: February 1

Minorities in Government Finance Scholarship

  • Deadline: February 22
  • Scholarship: $5,000

National Association of Black Journalists Scholarship Program

  • Criteria: Student must be majoring in Journalism as an undergraduate or graduate and be a NABJ member.
  • Deadline: February 28

National Association of Women in Construction Founders' Scholarship Foundation

  • Criteria: Applicant must be in a construction related program such as Architecture, Engineering or Construction.
  • Deadline: February 28

Native American Accounting Scholarship

  • Deadline: February 1

Penneco Invests in the Future of Energy

  • Deadline: February 28
  • Scholarship: $2,000
  • Criteria: Current undergraduate who will be a junior or senior for the upcoming year, majoring in geology, mechanical engineering, chemical engineering, petroleum engineering or petroleum geology

P.E.O. Scholarship Fund Committee

  • Criteria: Applicant must demonstrate character, integrity, financial need, academic excellence and be a female California resident seeking a degree in the field of medicine.
  • Deadline to request application packet is January 10
  • Deadline to submit application is February 1

San Diego Foundation

  • Criteria: Open to all majors - Database has 85 different scholarships for Graduating High School Seniors, Current College Students, including Graduate Students, and Adult Re-Entry Students.
  • Deadline: February 3

Senior Legacy Scholarship

  • Criteria: These scholarships are designed to recognize students who have excelled academically, contributed to the USD community through extracurricular participation, or have special financial circumstances.
  • Deadline: February 28

Society of Exploration Geophysics

  • Criteria: Applicant must be a freshman or undergraduate student pursuing a career in geophysics, physics, mathematics and/or geology.
  • Deadline: February 1

Society of Women Engineers

  • Criteria: Sophomore through Graduate Student
  • Deadline: February 15

Southern California Mother of Twins Club, Inc.

  • Criteria: Open to all majors. Scholarship intended for twins/multiples.
  • Deadline: February 1

Therese Whitcomb '53 Alumni Scholarship

  • Criteria: This scholarship rewards undergraduate students who have demonstrated exceptional service to the university and community.
  • Deadline: February 28

Union of Pan Asian Communities

  • Criteria: Open to all majors. Applicant must be Asian, Pacific Islander and/or refugee.
  • Deadline: February 10
  • For more information, please write to:
    1031 25 th Street
    San Diego , CA 92102
    (619) 232-6454

William E. Simon Fellowship for Greater Purpose

  • Criteria: Open to all majors.
  • Deadline: February 1

MARCH SCHOLARSHIPS

AIA/AAF Minority Disadvantaged Scholarship Program

  • Deadline: March 29
  • Scholarship: $3000- 4000

Air Force Aid Society Education Assistance

  • Criteria: Open to all majors. Applicant must be a son, daughter, or spouse of active duty, retired, or deceased Air Force members.
  • Deadline: March 7

A.R.E. San Diego

  • Deadline: March 14
  • Scholarship: $5000
  • Criteria: undocumented graduating seniors and continuing college students

Americorps

  • Deadline: March 15 fall session July 15 for winter session.

Barbara Wiedner & Dorothy Vandercook Memorial Peace Scholarship

  • Criteria: Open to all majors. Applicant must be a high school senior or in the first year of college.
  • Deadline: March 1

BECA Foundation - Alice Newell Joslyn Fund

  • Criteria: Applicant must be a Latino pursuing a career within the Medical/Health Care Profession.
  • Deadline: March 10

California Strawberry Commission

  • Criteria: Child of California Strawberry field workers
  • Scholarship: $400 to $5,000
  • Deadline: March 1

California Association of Realtors Scholarship Foundation

  • Criteria: Applicant must be majoring in Business or Real Estate, have completed 12 units and be a legal resident of California .
  • Deadline: March 31
  • Contact:
    525 S. Virgil Avenue
    Los Angeles , CA 90020
    (213) 739-8200
    marym@car.org

CAS Trust Scholarship Program

  • Criteria: Applicant must be Mathematics major.
  • Deadline: March 3

Colorado Alumnae of the Sacred Heart Scholarship

  • Criteria: Open to all majors. Applicant must be from Colorado .
  • Deadline: March 1
  • For more information, contact:
    Marge Reidy
    356 Dexter Street
    Golden , CO 80220
    (303) 377-2864

    Maureen Gemger
    10499 Kicking Horse Dr
    Littleton, CO. 80125
    (303) 973-6267

Competition Accessories College Scholarship Fund

  • Deadline: March 10
  • Criteria:Write an essay
  • Scholarship: $1,000

Dolphin Scholarship Foundation

  • Criteria: Open to all majors. Applicant must be related to members of Submarine Force.
  • Deadline: March 15

Entirely Pets

  • Deadline: March 15
  • Scholarship: up to $1500
  • Criteria: Submit an essay

The Foster Care to Success Scholarship Program

  • Deadline: March 31
  • Scholarship: $1500 - $6000
  • Criteria: Must have to been in public or private foster care, adopted, or orphaned.

Frownies Make a Student Smile

  • Deadline: March 7
  • Criteria:Write an essay
  • Scholarship: $1,000

HCC/AMN Scholarship Essay Contest

  • Deadline: March 7
  • Scholarship: $2,000
  • Criteria: Write an essay on: Why I Plan to Enter the Field of Health Care After College Graduation. High School senior or current college student enrolled in a San Diego County School.

James Madison Memorial Fellowship Program

  • Criteria: Applicant must be majoring in American History or Political Science, or Teaching in History.
  • Deadline: March 4

Japanese American Citizens League

  • Criteria: Open to high school seniors, undergraduates, graduates and law students.
  • Deadline: March 1 (For entering freshman), April 1 ( For continuing students)

Jeanette Rankin Foundation

  • Criteria: Open to all majors. Awards given to low-income women age 35 or older.
  • Deadline: March 1

Jewish Vocational Service

  • Criteria: Open to all majors. Applicant must be Jewish and a legal resident of Los Angeles County .
  • Deadline: March 31

Junior League of San Diego Launches Spring Textbook Scholarship Application for Transition Age Foster Youth

  • Deadline: March 11

Karla Scherer Foundation

  • Criteria: Applicant must be majoring in Finances or Economics. Award available to female students only.
  • Deadline: March 1

Kohls

  • Deadline: March 15
  • Scholarship: $10,000

Live Out Loud Educational Scholarship

  • Deadline: March 8
  • Scholarship: $2500
  • Criteria: High school seniors from New York, Connecticut,
    and New Jersey; must be LGBT or a child of LGBTQ

Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation, INC.

  • Criteria: The son or daughter of a Marine, a senior in high school, a high school graduate, currently enrolled as an undergraduate at a institution and your family income is $65,000 or less.
  • Deadline: March 1

Mary P. Oenslager Scholastic Achievement Awards

  • Deadline: March 10
  • Scholarship: $1000-6000
  • Criteria: Membership is required but free; must have received or will be receiving your bachelor's, master's, or doctoral degree; blind or visually impaired

MOAA Educational Assistance Program

  • Criteria: Open to all majors. This is an interest-free loan.
  • Deadline: March 3

National Association of Black Journalists

  • Deadline: March 21
  • Scholarship: up to $2500

National Federation of the Blind Scholarship

  • Criteria: Open to all majors. Applicants must be legally blind.
  • Deadline: March 31

National Gardens Club Scholarship

  • Criteria: Applicant must be majoring in Biology, Economics, or Environmental Studies.
  • Deadline: March 1

National Institute of Health Undergraduate Scholarship

  • Deadline: March 3
  • Scholarship: $1000
  • Criteria: Low income; paid 10 week lab experience; one year employment after graduation; must want a career in biomedical, behavioral, or social sciences

NHSC Recruitment Program

  • Criteria: Applicant must be majoring in Primary Health Care related fields.
  • Deadline: Last Friday in March
  • Criteria: provide scholarships to students pursuing primary care health professions training in return for a commitment to provide primary health services in Health Professional Shortage Areas (HPSAs) within the United States. 

The National Italian American Foundation

  • Criteria: There are two categories of scholarship. One is open to all majors, and the other is for Italian Language or Italian Studies Field majors only.
  • Deadline: March 1

National Society of Accountants

  • Criteria: Applicant must have a 3.0 GPA and be an Accounting major.
  • Deadline: March 10

North American Indian Department

  • Deadline: March 1

PFLAG San Diego

  • Criteria: Award will be given to self-identified gay and lesbian students.
  • Deadline: March 15

Promises 2 Kids

  • Deadline: March 2
  • Criteria: Foster Youth

Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla Auxiliary

  • Criteria: Applicant must be majoring in Allied Health and Nursing fields.
  • Deadline: March 31
  • For more information, contact:
    Beatrice Fulgham
    98888 Genesee Avenue
    P.O. Box 3377
    La Jolla , CA 92038

Society of Daughters of the United States Army

  • Criteria: Open to all majors. Applicant must be a female related to an officer of the U.S. Army.
  • Deadline: March 1
  • For more information, write to:
    11801 Grey Birch Place
    Reston , VA 20191

Surety Bonds.com Scholarship Program

  • Scholarship: $1500

  • Deadline: March 31

Through the Looking Glass

  • Deadline: March 17

  • Scholarship: $1000

  • Criteria: Students who have parents with disabilities

United Methodist Communications Fellowship and Scholarship

  • Criteria: Applicant must be majoring in Journalism or Communication Studies and meet other specified criteria.
  • Deadline: March 15

United Negro College Fund

  • Criteria: Each scholarship has different criteria. Please view the website for more information.
  • Deadline: March & April

WorldStudio AIGA Scholarships

  • Deadline: March 28
  • Scholarship: $2000-6000
  • Criteria: Minorities have priority; minimum 2.0 GPA;majoring in advertising (artist direction), fine arts

APRIL SCHOLARSHIPS

ACWA Scholarship

  • Deadline: April 1
  • Scholarship: $3,000
  • Criteria: CA residents attending college full-time as a junior or senior.

Academic and Career Development for American Institute of CPAs

  • Must be AICPA student affiliate member , enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program in accounting, finance, or information systems.
  • Deadline: April 1
  • Contact:
    Michelle Phillips
    mphillips@aicpa.org

Alpha Kappa Alpha Educational Advancement Foundation

  • Three types of scholarships: Merit, Financial, & Youth P.A.C. Scholarships
  • Deadline: April 15

American Association of University Women - Danville/Alamo Branch

  • Criteria: Open to all majors. Applicant must be female undergraduate sophomore, junior, senior or graduate from San Ramon Valley
  • Deadline: April 1
  • Contact:
    Beth Clark @ bclark143@comcast.net
    Jennifer Brandenburg @ jenniferbrandenburg@msn.com
    AAUW
    P.O Box 996
    Alamo , CA 94526

American Association of University Women - Fallbrook Branch

  • Criteria: Open to all majors. Different scholarships have specific criteria. See website for more details.
  • Deadline: April 20
  • Contact:
    Diane O'Brien
    P O Box 1061
    Fallbrook, CA 92088
    dobrien1224@roadrunner.com

American Association of University Women

  • Criteria: Female High School Graduate, reside in San Diego in the following areas: Poway Rancho Bernardo, Sabre Springs, Carmel Mountain Ranch, Mira Mesa, Rancho Penasquitos, Scripps Ranch, or Ramona.
  • Deadline: April 19

AMVETS National Headquarters

  • Criteria: awards scholarships to veterans/active military, their sons, daughters or grandchildren.
  • Deadline: April 15

APIO Scholarship

  • Deadline: April 30
  • Scholarship: $1000-2000
  • Criteria: Asian Undergraduate students majoring in natural resources (biology, etc.)

Armed Forces Communications & Electronics Association

  • Criteria: Applicant must be majoring in Engineering, Natural Sciences, Computer Sciences, or Math and reside within San Diego county.
  • Deadline: April 29

The Army Nurse Corps Association

  • Deadline: April 15
  • Scholarship: $3000

Blinded Veterans Association: The Katherine F. Gruber Scholarship Program

  • Criteria: Open to all majors and all educational levels who are dependent children or spouses of blinded veterans of the U.S. Armed Forces.
  • Deadline: April 18

CCR Scholarship Foundation

  • Deadline: April 15
  • Scholarship: from $1500 - 2500
  • Criteria: emphasis on real estate, finance and/or business and have a GPA of 3.0 or higher

California Retired Teachers Association

  • Criteria: Applicant must be majoring in Teaching, be a college junior with 90 completed units and a resident of Morongo Basin.
  • Deadline: April 25
  • Contact:
    Nolan Lockwood
    P.O. Box 561
    Twenty-nine Palms, CA 92277

CHCI Scholarship Award

  • Criteria: Open to all majors. Award is given to Latino students who have a history of performing public-service oriented activities.
  • Deadline: April 16

Coalition for Nursing Careers in California CNCC

  • Criteria: Nursing student with demonstrates financial need who best exhibits one or more of the following attributes: academic achievement, health care involvement, and passion for nursing.
  • Deadline: April 20

CREW Network Scholarship Opportunity

  • Criteria: Female students enrolled in their junior or senior year of study pursing a career in commercial real estate
  • Deadline: April 25

Critical Systems, Inc: Breakthrough Technologies Scholarship

  • Deadline: April 30
  • Scholarship: $1000
  • Criteria: This scholarship will be awarded to 3rd or 4th year engineering and science students pursuing a career that involves the use of micro and/or nano technologies (MEMS, Solar PV, Thin Film or the like). 

Davis-Putter Scholarship Fund

  • Criteria: Students awarded are actively working for peace and justice.
  • Deadline: April 1

DegreeDirectory.org

  • Deadline: April 10
  • Scholarship: $500

Diversity Jobs

  • Deadline: April 30
  • Scholarship $3000
  • Criteria: Available to all diversity and minority students, including Hispanics, African Americans, Asian Americans, Native Americans, military veterans, women, people with disabilities, and members of the LGBT community.

Fresno County Women Lawyers Hanson Scholarship

  • Criteria: Applicant must be at least a first year law student.
  • Deadline: April 21
  • Contact:
    Suzanne D. McGuide, Esq.
    5260 N. Palms St., Suite 421
    Fresno , CA 93704

The Fruit Company Scholarships - Deadline April 30.

  • Roy Webster Memorial Scholarship - This $1,000 award is for graduates of Oregon and Washington high schools pursuing degrees from U.S. colleges and universities. Application must be received by April, 30 2012 to be awarded Fall 2012
  • The Fruit Company Gift Basket Entrepreneur Award - This $4,000 scholarship will be given to the any U.S. high school graduate we feel has the drive and vision to make their mark on the business world. Application must be received by April, 30 2012 to be awarded Fall 2012

Garfield Refining- The Garfield Scholarship

  • Deadline: April 1

Get Direct TV

  • Deadline: April 30
  • Scholarship : $2,500
  • Criteria: Write a 500 - 1000 word blog about some way television has influenced your post-graduate career aspirations.

Hark Digital Media

  • Deadline: April 20

HENAAC

  • Criteria: Encourages all engineering, applied science, computer science and math students to apply
  • Deadline: April 30

Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities

  • Demonstrate financial need. For more information, specific criteria, and online application, please visit our website.
  • Deadline: April 1

Hotelscheap.com Travel and Tourism Scholarship

  • Scholarship $1500
  • Deadline: April 15

iModules

  • Deadline: April 1
  • Scholarship: $1500

J.P Morgan Launching Leaders Undergraduate

  • Deadline: April 5
  • Scholarship: Up to $15,000
  • Criteria: Sophomores and juniors in college; minimum of 3.5 GPA; interested in financial services careers

Just Jobs Academy

  • Deadline: April 30
  • Scholarship $3000

Kappa Gamma Pi - National Catholic College Graduate Honor Society

  • Criteria: Open to all majors. Applicants must have been elected to membership in Kappa Gamma Pi.
  • Deadline: April 20

LatPro

  • Deadline: April 30
  • Scholarship $3000

LSAT Prep Scholarship for Undergraduate Juniors and Seniors

  • Deadline: April 30
  • Scholarship: Up to $1500

Mercury Satellite Digital Dreamer Scholarship

  • Deadline: April 30
  • Scholarship: Up to $500
  • Criteria: Write an essay about how digital media has had a significant impact on your life, career goals, and dreams; and how you plan to leverage this new media to continue to inspire other to reach and achieve their goals.

MiramarOfficers' Spouses' Club- Military Spouse & Dependent Scholarship

  • Deadline: April 15
  • Criteria: The applicant must be a dependent child or spouse, active or reserve military personnel attached to MCAS Miramar or MCRD.

The Oakleaf Club Naval Medical Center San Diego

  • Criteria: Applicant must be majoring in Medical, Dental, or related fields and have a family member or be a member of the U.S. Military.
  • Deadline: April 15
  • Contact:
    Trudy K. Apple
    34800 Bob Wilson Drive
    San Diego , CA 92134
    Jtapple1@yahoo.com

National Association of Hispanic Journalists

  • Deadline: April 5
  • Scholarship: $1000 - $5000

PennyStocks

  • Deadline: April 30
  • Scholarship: $1,000
  • Criteria: Undergraduate student, write an essay on financial literacy

PeopleSmart Scholarship

  • Deadline: April 30
  • Scholarship: $2500
  • Criteria: Write an essay

PNC-Student Veterans of America Scholarship

  • Deadline: April 30
  • Scholarship $10,000

RevZilla Motorcycle Safety

  • Deadline: April 20
  • Criteria: Essay (500-1000 words) about how you think the recent advancements in technology will benefit motorcycle riders.

Rigid Lifelines Fall Protection

  • Deadline: April 1

Scripps Memorial Hospital Chula Vista Auxiliary

  • Criteria: Applicant must be an Associate or Baccalaureate student pursuing a career in Health Care fields with a 3.0 GPA.
  • Deadline: April 17

SellUsedBooks.com College Essay Contest

Deadline: April 30

Society of Women Engineers - San Diego County Section

  • Criteria: Applicant must be a female student majoring in Engineering or Computer Science.
  • Deadline: April 1

STEM Scholarship

  • Deadline: April 5

  • Scholarship:  $2500

  • Criteria: Studying science, technology, engineering, or mathematics

Stephen K Hall Scholarship

  • Deadline: April 1
  • Scholarship: $7,000
  • Criteria: Graduate or Law school student in at least 8 units per semester

TruFit Good Citizens Scholarship

  • Criteria: Applicant must be at least 16 years old and a high school or college student enrolled at or accepted to a federally accredited 4-year college, university or graduate program for Fall 2012
  • Application essays accepted from April 1- April 30

Tylenol Scholarship

  • Criteria: Applicant must be an undergraduate or graduate student with at least one year of education remaining majoring in a health-related field.
  • Deadline: April 30

UNICO National - Ella T. Grasso Literary Award

  • Criteria: Open to all majors.
  • Deadline: April 1
  • Contact:
    Joseph M. Pitocco
    72 Burroughs Place
    Bloomfield , NJ 07003-3496
    (973) 748-9144

Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc. - Mu Sigma Zeta Graduate Chapter

•  Criteria: Graduate or undergraduate women who are currently attending an accredited college or university. Three letters of recommendation, official high school/university transcript and a personal statement of 300 or more words.
•  Deadline: April 4
•  Contact: Zeta
PO Box 880433
San Diego , CA 92168
musigmazeta@hotmail.com

MAY SCHOLARSHIPS

AFB Scholarship

  • Deadline: May 31
  • Scholarship: $500-2500
  • Criteria: Must be legally blind

B. Davis Scholarship

  • $1,000
  • Deadline May 26

Big Fish Online Games Scholarship

  • $1000
  • Deadline: May 31

Blaze Wifi Scholarship for Rural Students

  • Deadline: May 30
  • Scholarship: $500
  • Criteria: Full-time student with a 3.0 gpa or higher. Write an essay.

Cash Store

  • Deadline: May 1
  • Scholarship: $1,000
  • Criteria: 25 years or older, enrolled full-time in undergraduate or graduate study, have a minimum GPA of 2.75

CollegeClasses.com

  • Deadline: May 1
  • Scholarship: $500

Conestoga Bank "Future of Banking"

  • Deadline: May 15
  • Scholarship: $1,000
  • Criteria: Write an essay about w hat the future of banking includes.

DirectTVBeastsCable Scholarship

  • Deadline: May 31
  • Scholarship: $2,500
  • Criteria: Write a blog about your favorite type of technology and why it's important to you.

Ed Bradley/Ken Kashiwahara Scholarship

  • Deadline: May 31
  • Scholarship: $2500
  • Criteria: College sophomore, junior, or senior; Full time student that is seeking a career in radio or television news

Epilepsy Foundation of San Diego County

  • Criteria: Open to all majors. Applicant must have permanent residence in San Diego County . Award is for students who have epilepsy or are involved in epilepsy research.
  • Deadline: May 1

Health Careers Scholarship Program

  • Deadline: May 3
  • Scholarship: $5000

International Association of Black Actuaries

  • Criteria: For undergraduate or graduate level qualified black students who are interested in pursing actuarial careers.
  • Deadline: May 12

Iranian-American Scholarship Fund

  • Deadline: May 17
  • Scholarship: $2000-5000
  • Criteria: Female Iranian Undergraduate or graduate student; essay competition

Kodak Scholarships

  • Deadline May 17

Just in Time for Foster Youth

  • Criteria: Foster Youth

MassMutual Scholars

  • Deadline: May 2
  • Scholarship: $5000
  • Criteria: Sophomore, junior, or senior in college; full time undergraduate student; minimum 3.0 GPA; filed FAFSA; resident restriction

Medical Goods, Inc. Minority Nursing Student Scholarship

  • Deadline: May 31

  • Criteria: Applicant must be an African American, Native American, or Hispanic American U.S. citizen & student pursuing a nursing degree in higher education.

MyBookBuyer.com Textbooks For a Year Scholarship

  • Deadline: May 31
  • Scholarship: up to $1250

National Parks Science Scholars Program

  • Criteria: Applicant must be majoring in Biology, Physical, Social or Culture Science, or Technology Innovation in support of Conservation Science.
  • Deadline: May 2

National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation

  • Criteria: For students pursing a career in the Restaurant and/or Food Industry.
  • Deadline: May 2

Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society Education Division

  • Criteria: Open to all majors. Applicant must be a dependent child of a member of the Navy or Marine Corps.
  • Deadline: May 1

Orchid Care Scholarship by Orchids Made Easy

  • Deadline: May 1
  • Scholarship: $500

Public Relations Student Society of American Multicultural Affairs Scholarship Program

  • Criteria: Applicant must be majoring in Communication Studies or Public Relations and be of African-American, Hispanic/Latino, Asian, Native American, Alaskan Native or Pacific Islander ancestry.
  • Deadline: May 23

Roberto J. Duran Scholarship Fund

  • High School Seniors scheduled to graduate in June or a high school graduate currently enrolled in or formally accepted to a Trade School, Junior College, College, and University.
  • Minimum overall, cumulative high school G.P.A. of 2.5 or have a minimum cumulative G.P.A. of 3.0 for college courses.
  • Have a financial need.
  • Candidate’s participation in community events/programs will be strongly considered.
  • One page essay outlining qualifications, accomplishments and financial need.
  • Deadline: May 17

Society of Women Engineers

  • Criteria: Freshman
  • Deadline: May 15

The Southern California Movers Scholarship by HireAHelper

  • Deadline: May 1
  • Scholarship: up to $500
  • Criteria: Write a 500 -2000 word essay about a moving experience you have had and how you think modern technology (social media, smart phones, etc) would have improved your experience.

Unmet Need Scholarship

  • Criteria: Program is intended to supplement financial aid packages that fall short more than $1,000 of need. Student must have a minimum 2.5 GPA.
  • Deadline: May 31

US Bank Scholarship - In order to be eligible for the U.S. Bank Scholarship Program, a student must be:

  • A high school senior planning to enroll or a current college freshmen, sophomore or junior at an eligible four-year college or university participating in the U.S. Bank Student Loan Program.
  • Enrolled by September 2012.
  • A United States citizen or permanent resident alien.
  • Deadline May 29

WTS Foundation Graduate Scholarship

  • Deadline: May 4
  • Scholarship: $2500 and $5000
  • Criteria: currently enrolled in a graduate program in a trasportation-related field.

WyzAnt College Scholarships

  • Criteria compose an essay of 300 words or less that answers the question: "What is the most important lesson you have learned in your life?" Using your email and social media, reach out to friends and family to get votes for your essay. Finalists will be determined by popular vote.
  • Deadline:May 1
  • Scholarship: up to $10,000

JUNE SCHOLARSHIPS

Aaron Ruben Scholarship Fund

  • This scholarship is administered by Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA)
  • Deadline:June
  • Scholarship: $1,500-$3,000
  • Criteria: 1) High school senior, 2) Enrolling in vocational school, college or university, 3) A current or former dependent of LA County Court
  • Contact:Ms. Sue Thompson at 323-526-6399Special Advocates (CASA):Ms. Sue Thompson

The Abacus Scholarship: Every Student Counts Sweepstakes

  • Criteria: This scholarship is tailored to any student either enrolled or accepted for enrollment in full or part-time programs of study. Eligible applicants will also be U.S. citizens (born or naturalized), nationals or lawful permanent residents. Additional terms are on their website
  • Deadline:  June 15 and December 15

Abbott & Fenner Scholarship Program

  • Criteria: The A&F Scholarships are available to all high school juniors and seniors as well as all students currently registered in any accredited post secondary institution. To apply for this scholarship you will need to write an essay on the topic: What was the most difficult time in your life, and why? How did your perspective on life change as a result of this difficulty?
  • Deadline is June 14
  • $1000

Adolph Van Pelt Special Fund for Indians Scholarships

  • Deadline: June 3
  • Scholarship: $1500
  • Criteria: Undergraduate Native-American students

Affiliate Summit

  • Deadline: June 1

Akash Kuruvilla Memorial Scholarship Fund

  • Deadline: June 28
  • Scholarship: $1000

Allogan Slagle Scholarship

  • Deadline: June 3
  • Scholarship: $1500
  • Criteria: Only for students from tribes that are not federally recognized; graduate and undergraduate students

BigSun Scholarship

  • All student athletes are eligible for this award, regardless of which sport they are participating in. Write a short essay on: How has your education contributed to who you are today? Why do you want to earn a college education?
  • Deadline June 20
  • Scholarship: $500
  • Criteria: The successful applicant will be a high school senior or be attending a post secondary institute and currently involved in some sport at that institution or in the community

Deals.ServiceBundles.com Infographic Scholarship

  • Scholarship: $1000
  • Deadline: June 30

DegreeDirectory.org's Student Saver Scholarship

  • Deadline: June 13
  • Scholarship: $1000

Direct2TV.com

  • Deadline: June 1

Elizabeth and Sherman Asche Memorial Scholarship Fund

  • Deadline: June 3
  • Scholarship: $1500
  • Criteria: Graduate and undergraduate Native Americans; seeking degree in public health or science

Emilie Hesemeyer Memorial Scholarship

  • Deadline: June 3
  • Scholarship: $1500
  • Criteria: Native American undergraduate; preferred but not limited to students seeing a major in education

Florence Young Memorial Scholarships

  • Deadline: June 3
  • Scholarship: $1500
  • Criteria: Native American graduate students seeking Masters in art, public health, or law

Frontierbundles.com

  • Deadline: June 28

Home Security Scholarship

  • Deadline: June 30

Houtan Scholarship

  • Deadline: June 1
  • Scholarship: $2500
  • Criteria: Graduate student; need-based; have knowledge of Parsi, active interest in Iranian culture, heritage, etc.

JustWalkers Mobility Scholarship

· Deadline: June 30

· Scholarship: $1000

· Criteria: Undergraduate or graduate student with a mobility disability

 Iranian American Society Scholarship

  • Deadline: June 10
  • Criteria: Iranian Undergraduate student; minimum 3.0 GPA; need- based

Kay Longcope Scholarship Award

  • Deadline: June 15
  • Scholarship: $5000
  • Criteria: Open to high school seniors, undergraduates and graduates that are LGBT and are of color; pursuing
    a career in journalism

Liljegren Law Military Family Scholarship

  • Deadline: June 5
  • Scholarship: $500
  • Criteria: Military member, veteran or have a parent or spouse who is or was in the military. Write an essay on how the military has helped prepare you for college.

 QuickshipToner.com Student Scholarship

  • Deadline: June 15
  • Scholarship: $1500
  • Criteria: Submit an essay on: Considering the Need for Printed Material, What are the most environmentally friendly ways to responsibly use ink & toner cartridges?

The Shop Smart Scholarship

  • Deadline: June 16
  • Scholarship: Up to $2000
  • Criteria: Complete the online application form and submit a 500 word essay explaining how your college experience is or will be enabled by remarkable frugality, ingenuity, effort or thrift.

StorageMart ScholarSmarts Scholarship

  • Criteria: Anyone enrolled in any college, university, technical school, apprentice program, culinary school, public school, private school, ivy league school, fine arts academy, military school, veterinary school, cosmetology school or specialty school of any kind (you get the picture) should apply for this scholarship.
  • Deadline is June 30

Tidal Wave Scholarship Fund

  • Deadline: June 15
  • Scholarship: $1000
  • Criteria:Must be LGBT or a child of a LGBTQ parent; need-based; high school seniors and college students up to age 23; minimum 3.5 GPA

Tuition Won't Stop Me Scholarship

  • Deadline: June 12
  • Scholarship: $1000

USDirect

  • Deadline: June 15
  • Scholarship $1000

VideoSurveillance.com Community Safety Scholarship

  • Deadline: June 25

Working Artists Fund

  • Deadline: June 15
  • Scholarship: $1000
  • Criteria: 18 years or older; full or part time undergraduate with a major in any medium of art

JULY SCHOLARSHIPS

Appraisal Institute Education Trust

  • Criteria: Applicant must be majoring in Real Estate Appraisal, Land Economics, Real Estate or Allied related fields.
  • Deadline: July 1

Brian White Academic Scholarship

Deadline: July 1

Scholarship: $1,000

Criteria: Write and essay on: Should DUI/DWI offenders be imprisoned on the 1st offense? What if the offenders decision to drive drunk resulted in the injury of an innocent person?

Goedeker's College Scholarship

  • Deadline: July 31
  • Scholarship: up to $500
  • Criteria: Write an essay

Jane M. Klausman Women in Business Scholarship

  • Deadline: July 1
  • Scholarship: $5000
  • Criteria: Must be majoring in business or business related field; female

Kaplan Group

  • Deadline: July 27
  • Scholarship: $1000
  • Criteria:under­grad­u­ate or grad­u­ate stu­dent pur­su­ing a busi­ness or law-oriented degree program

Korean American Scholarship Foundation - Western Region

  • Criteria: Open to all majors. Applicant must be a full time student of Korean American heritage.
  • Deadline: July 10

The Language Learning Scholarship

  • Deadline:July 31st
  • Scholarship: $1000

Lincoln Forum Scholarship Essay Contest

  • Deadline: July 31
  • Scholarship: $250 - 1000
  • Criteria: Essay contest; full time undergraduate student

Movers Corp University Scholarship Program

  • Deadline: July 15
  • Scholarship: $1,000
  • Criteria: submit a 500-1000 word synopsis of online marketing ideas intended at increasing the awareness of the MoversCorp brand.

Spokeo Connections Scholarship

  • Deadline: July 1
  • Scholarship: $1,000
  • Criteria: Write an essay on a chosen topic

Thermo Scientific Pierce

  • Deadline: July 31
  • Scholarship: $5000- 10,000

Water Filters Scholarship

  • Deadline: July 31
  • Scholarship: $500
  • Criteria: Write a 400 – 600 word essay describing your solution to the clean drinking water problem.

Wholesale Halloween Costumes

  • Deadline:  July 23
  • Scholarship: $500
  • Criteria: Write a jingle

AUGUST SCHOLARSHIPS

Alpha Kappa Alpha

  • Criteria: Graduate Student
  • Deadline: August 15

Association of Environmental Professionals Student Scholarship

  • Criteria: Applicant must be an undergraduate or graduate student actively engaged in the pursuit of a career in a field with an environmental emphasis, with a minimum 3.0 GPA.
  • Deadline: August 15
  • Application    

Atlanta Dental Spa Scholarship

  • Deadline:  August 15
  • Scholarship: $1000
  • Criteria: Write an essay on a chosen topic.

AWIB Scholarship Fund

  • Deadline: August 1
  • Scholarship: $2500
  • Criteria: Minimum 3.0 GPA; completed at least one semester at a four year university; Asian

The Internet Initiative Scholarship

  • Deadline: August 31
  • Scholarship: $2500
  • Criteria: Write a blog post answering a chosen question

Thermo Scientific Pierce

  • Deadline: August 14
  • Scholarship: up to $10,000

SEPTEMBER SCHOLARSHIPS

The American Association of Japanese University Women

Atlas Shrugged Essay Contest

  • Deadline: Sept 17
  • Scholarship: Up to $10,000
  • Criteria: Essay with cover sheet on one of chosen topics

California Association on Postsecondary Education and Disability Student

  • Deadline: September 13
  • Scholarship: $2500

California Students Scholarship

  • Deadline: September 30
  • Scholarship: $500

Glamour's 2012 Top 10 College Women Competition

  • Deadline: September 15
  • Criteria: Full time junior at an accredited college or university; female

The Jorge Caballero Student Leadership Award

  • $5,000-$10,000 Scholarships for Accounting Majors
  • Deadline is September 7th

Flex Scholar Scholarship

  • $1,000 Scholarships
  • Deadline: September 28

StorageMart ScholarSmarts

  • Deadline:  Sept 30
  • Scholarship: $1000
  • Criteria: Write and submit a fun, interesting, and unique essay of at least 500 words on a chosen topic

Tuition Won't Stop ME Scholarship

  • $1,000 Scholarship
  • Deadline Sept 1

Xerox Technical Minority Scholarship

  • Deadline: September 30
  • Scholarship: $1000 -$10,000

OCTOBER SCHOLARSHIPS

Account Control Technology Foundation

  • Deadline: October 15
  • Scholarship $1,000

AES Engineers

  • Criteria: Submit 1000 word essay
  • $500 Scholarship
  • Deadline: October 6

APSA Minority Fellows Program

  • Deadline: October 19
  • Scholarship: $4000
  • Criteria:Student must have an interest in teaching and research in political science; need-based; senior in college or enrolled in a Masters program

CIA Undergraduate Scholarship Program

Deadline: October 15

Criteria: Minimum 3.0 GPA; you will be employed in Washington D.C; college freshmen or sophomore; high school senior; need-based

Future Engineers Scholarship Program

  • Deadline: October 15
  • Scholarship: $5000
  • Criteria: Students must be juniors or seniors in college; minimum 3.0 GPA; engineering major

Health Professions Education Foundation

  • Deadline: October 19

Hotelscheap.com General Scholarship for Higher Learning

  • $1500 Scholarship
  • Deadline: October 15

Houtan Scholarship

  • Deadline: October 1
  • Scholarship: $2500
  • Criteria: Graduate student; need-based; have knowledge of Parsi, active interest in Iranian culture, heritage, etc.

National YoungArts Foundation

  • Deadline: October 2013
  • Scholarship: $250 - 10,000

National Student Day

  • Criteria: Post an example of how you give back to your community
  • Up to $3000 Scholarship or iPad
  • Deadline: October 4

The Southern California Movers Scholarship by HireAHelper

  • Deadline: October 1
  • Scholarship: up to $500
  • Criteria: Write a 500 -2000 word essay about a moving experience you have had and how you think modern technology (social media, smart phones, etc) would have improved your experience.

USD Changemaker

  • Up to $5000
  • Deadline October 31

NOVEMBER SCHOLARSHIPS

The American Association on Health and Disability Scholarship

  • Deadline: November 15
  • Scholarship: $1000
  • Criteria: Preference for students majoring in public health, disabilities studies, health promotion, or a field related to disability and health; undergraduate student

American Copy Editors Society Scholarship

  • Deadline: November 15
  • Scholarship: $1000 - 2500
  • Criteria: College junior, college senior, or graduate students that will have a career in copy editing

Army ROTC Scholarships

  • Deadline: November 15

Cash Store Continuing Education Scholarship

  • Deadline:  November 15
  • Scholarship: $1000
  • Criteria: 25 years or older, full-time undergraduate or graduate student, minimum GPA of 2.75

Deals.ServiceBundles.com

  • Scholarship: $1000
  • Deadline: November 30

Dr. Juan Andrade, Jr. Scholarship for Young Hispanic Leaders

  • Deadline: November 1
  • Scholarship: $1000
  • Criteria: Enrolled or accepted to a four year university, need- based; Hispanic

Flight Network

  • Deadline: November 1
  • Scholarship: $1,000
  • Criteria: Students must submit a 500-1000 word essay about a travel related experience or topic.

Intel Science Talent Search

  • Deadline November 14
  • Scholarship: $1000 - $100,000

Junior League of San Diego Textbook Scholarship

  • Deadline: November 22

National Honor Society – By the National Association of Secondary School Principals

  • Deadline: November-check application for deadline
  • Scholarships: $1000 - $10,000

Spokeo Connections Scholarship

  • Deadline: November 30
  • Scholarship: $1,000
  • Criteria: Write an essay on a chosen topic

Zing Broadband

  • Deadline: November 30
  • Scholarship: $1,000
  • Criteria: Undergraduate or Graduate, submission of an inspiring blog of 1,000 words or less.

DECEMBER SCHOLARSHIPS

1-800 Wheelchair.com

  • Deadline: Dec 31
  • Sholarship: $500

All-Ink Scholarship

  • Criteria: Open to all majors. Applicant must be a minimum 2.5 GPA.
  • Deadline: December 31

Applegate/Jackson/Parks Future Teacher Scholarship

  • Deadline: December 31
  • Scholarship: $1,000
  • Criteria: Graduate or undergraduate student; major in education

ASHRAE Scholarships

  • Criteria: Applicant must be majoring in Electrical Engineering or Industrial Systems Engineering.
  • Deadline: December 1

Best Price Nutrition

  • Deadline: Dec 31
  • Scholarship: $1,000
  • Criteria: fill out a survey

Birkenstock Scholarship

  • Deadline: December 15
  • Scholarship: $1000
  • Criteria: Write an essay

The BMO Capital Markets Lime Connect Equity Through Education Scholarship

  • Deadline: December 23
  • Scholarship: $10,000
  • Criteria: Current college sophomores or graduate students; pursuing a business related degree; merit-based; full time student

California Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance

  • Criteria: Student must be majoring in Health, Physical Education, Recreation or Dance, have a 3.0 GPA and be a CAHPERD member.
  • Deadline: December 1

California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists Educational Foundation

  • Criteria: Applicant must be majoring in Behavioral Sciences, Marriage and Family Therapy, or Child Counseling.
  • Deadline: December 31

Custom Woodworking Scholarship

  • Criteria: Any student enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program in at any accredited American college, university or trade school.
  • Deadline: December 15

Custom Jewelry Scholarship

  • Criteria: Any student enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program in at any accredited American college, university or trade school.
  • Deadline: December 15

Diet Spotlight

  • Deadline: December 15
  • Scholarship: $1,000 - $5,000
  • Criteria: Write an essay about childhood obesity

Digicert

  • Deadline: December 1
  • Scholarship: $1,000
  • Criteria: Write a 400-600 word essay about where you see Internet security in the next five years.

Digital Marketing Scholarship by CPC Strategy

  • Deadline: December 15
  • Scholarship: $1,000
  • Criteria: Submit an essay about what you think the sphere of e-commerce will look like in 5 - 15 years.

Elie Wiesel Prize in Ethics Essay Contest

  • Criteria: Applicant must be a full-time undergraduate junior or senior at an accredited 4-year college or university. Suggested essay topics: Articulate with clarity an ethical issue that you have encountered and analyze what it has taught you about ethics and yourself
  • Deadline: December 2
  • Scholarship: $500 - $5,000

Emitations' Women in Business Scholarship

  • Deadline: December 14
  • Scholarship: $1,000
  • Criteria: Write an essay on a chosen topic

Express Ramps Annual Scholarship

  • Deadline: Dec 15
  • Scholarship: $500
  • Criteria: Write an essay on a chosen topic

Foreclosure.com

  • Deadline: December 15
  • Scholarship: up to $5,000

Frontier Bundles

  • Deadline: December 14
  • Scholarship: $1,000
  • Criteria: Write an essay on “What app or internet technology has most improved your life as a student?”

The Getty Foundation - Graduate Internships

  • Criteria: Applicant must be majoring in Art History or related fields. This is a full-time internship for 9 months.
  • Deadline: December 15

Healthy Lifestyles Scholarship

  • Deadline: Dec 15
  • Scholarship: $5000
  • Criteria: Be a senior in high school or in the first year of university or college.  Must submit two essay questions

Job-Applications Working Parent College Scholarship

  • Deadline: December 15
  • Scholarship: $1,000
  • Criteria: Write a 600 - 1000 word essay on successfully balancing parenthood, working and excelling in school.

Krill Oil Educate Your Heart Scholarship

  • Deadline: December 31

MCA Merchants Capital Access

  • Deadline: December 31
  • Scholarship: $1,000
  • Criteria: Write an essay in 1000 words or less, describing the trajectory you hope your future business career will take.

MyBookBuyer

  • Up to $1250
  • Deadline: December 15
  • Criteria: Write an essay on: What prominent person would you like to interview and why? This may be someone who is living, deceased or even fictional. Use a book to support your position.

Offers.com

  • Deadline: December 15
  • Scholarship: $2500

PennyStocks

  • Deadline: December 31
  • Scholarship: $1,000
  • Criteria: Undergraduate student, write an essay on financial literacy

Rock the Web

  • $1000 Scholarship
  • Deadline December 1

San Diego Black Nurses Association

  • Criteria: Applicant must be majoring in Nursing. Applicant must also be African-American with a "C" GPA.
  • Deadline: December 28

Soroptimist International of La Jolla - Women's Opportunity Awards

  • Criteria: Open to all majors. Applicant must be a woman who is the head of a household.
  • Deadline: December 1

Soroptimist International of Vista

  • Criteria: Applicant must be majoring in English or Science, and be a female undergraduate senior or graduate student with a 3.0 GPA.
  • Deadline: December 15
  • Contact: Mary L. DeLong
    155 So. Las Flores Dr . #7
    San Marcos , CA 92069
    (760) 727-4668

UNCF- Merck Undergraduate Science Research Scholarship

  • Criteria: Applicants must be African American, enrolled full time, in a life or physical sciences, or engineering major. GPA 3.3 on a 4.0 scale, a citizen of US, summer internship.
  • Deadline: December 3

UsBundles Scholarship

  • Scholarship: $1000
  • Criteria: Write a 250- 300 article about whether you think traditional or online schooling is better and why.
  • Deadline: December 1

William B. Ruggles Right to Work Journalism

  • Deadline: December 31
  • Scholarship: $2000
  • Criteria: Undergraduate or graduate students majoring in journalism or a related field

Women's Opportunity Award - Soroptimist International of San Diego

  • Up to $4500 Scholarship
  • Female, head of Household
  • Deadline: December 15