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  • Varsity Tutors Essay Contest
    Amount: $200
    Criteria: This award is a monthly essay contest. The winner is chosen by which essay receives the most votes. Eligibility is limited to individuals who are at least 16 years of age in their state of legal residence on or before their entry into the Promotion. Such individuals must be a legal resident of one of the fifty United States or the District of Columbia as of September 01, 2020. Please see official rules for further details. Essay topics are listed on their website. 
    Deadline: Monthly (please see their website for exact dates)

  • ABC Humane Wildlife Academic Scholarship
    Amount: $1,000
    Criteria: Scholarship is open to incoming and current female college students studying or planning to study the fields of
    science, engineering, mathematics, or technology. Applicant must submit an essay on why they are passionate about STEM.
    Deadline: July 1, 2022

  • Barbara Mandigo Kelly Peace Poetry Awards
    Amount: Varies
    Criteria: Contest is open to people of all ages. Contestants must submit a poem or poems that explore and illuminate
    positive visions of peace and the human spirit. There is no entry fee for youth 12 years of age or under.
    Deadline: July 1, 2022

  • Employment Boost Scholarship
    Amount: $1,000
    Criteria: Students must be currently enrolled in a U.S.-based high school or college. Students graduating from high school must plan to attend college during the fall semester in the same year as the application, eligible colleges include two-year and four-year universities in the United States, minimum GPA of 3.6, one letter of reference must be included in the application. This letter must come from one of the following sources: a current or former teacher of the student, or a current or former employer of the student, 
    Deadline: July 1st (annually)

  • Peter DeCaprio Scholarship
    Amount: $1,000
    Criteria:  Applicants must be a graduating senior enrolled in college following graduation. An essay is required.
    Deadline: July 1, 2022

  • Horatio Alger National Career & Technical Scholarship Program
    Amount: $2,500
    Criteria: Applicant must be a graduating senior, enter a career or technical program in the Fall following graduation and demonstrate financial need. Forms needed with the application are: Student Aid Report (SAR), income documentation. 
    Deadline: June 15th (annually)

  • Paul E. Flaherty Athletic Scholarship
    Amount: $250
    Criteria: Scholarship is open to high school seniors and college freshmen and sophomores who have participated in some form of high school athletics.
    Deadline: July 15, 2022

  • Pedro Zamora Young Leaders Scholarship
    Amount: $5,000
    Criteria: Open to all current high school seniors and college freshman, sophomores and junior (ages 27 and younger) who demonstrates an active commitment to mitigating the impact of the HIV/AIDS epidemic and taking on roles of public service and leadership.
    Deadline: July 15, 2022

  • Bachus and Schanker Scholarships
    Amount: $2,000
    Criteria: Any high school senior accepted to attend a four-year university by the time of the award, or full-time student attending a four-year university in the United States who carries a 3.0 cumulative GPA may apply. An essay is required on a specific topic listed on their website.
    Deadline: July 30th (annually)

  • Financial Futures Scholarship
    Amount: $1,000
    Criteria: Applicant must be a graduating senior with a minimum GPA of 3.5, majoring in business, accounting, finance, mathematics, management, and others related to the personal finance industry. An essay on a specific topic is required. See the essay topic by clicking on the title.
    Deadline: July 31st (annually)

  • Flavor of the Month Scholarship
    Amount:  $1,500
    Criteria: Must be thirteen (13) years of age or older at the time of application, currently enrolled (or enroll no later than the fall of 2024) in an accredited post-secondary institution of higher education. Submit an online written response to the question: If you were an ice cream flavor, which would you be and why?" (250 words or less). 
    Deadline: July 31, 2022

  • MSPE-SW Chapter Scholarship Program
    Amount: $1,000
    Criteria:  1) Be a high school senior for the 2021-2022 school year, 2) Be a citizen of the United States at the time of application. 3) Have at least a 3.0 grade point average (based on a 4.0 scale) for the 10th and 11th grades. 4) Have at least a minimum score on the American College Testing Program (ACT) test of 29 in Math and 25 in English. 5) Must enroll in an engineering program that has been accredited by the Engineering Accreditation. Commission of the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET-EAC) or a Pre-Engineering Program at a College or University that has a working agreement to transfer credits with an ABET Accredited College or University.
    Deadline: July 31, 2022

  • Platt Family Scholarship Prize Essay Contest
    Amount: $1,500
    Criteria: The scholarship essay contest is designed for students who are full time, undergraduate students in an American college or university during the spring semester following graduation. Click on the title to apply.
    Deadline: July 31, 2022 

  • VIP Voice 
    Amount: $5,000 
    Criteria: Applicant must be at least 13 years of age or older, and submit your entry by 11:59 pm ET on the day of the deadline. You can submit multiple entries by following the instructions on the sponsor's website. Click on the title to apply.  *PLEASE ENSURE AFTER APPLYING, YOU CLICK ON THE CONFIRMATION EMAIL FROM NPD or YOUR APPLICATION WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED
    Deadline: July 31st (annually)