Find out about available institutional scholarships:
This prestigious scholarship is awarded to five entering freshmen who have demonstrated outstanding academic performance and leadership skills in high school, and show promise of continuing such performance in college and beyond. Students who are admitted to OLOL College and meet the following minimum criteria may apply for consideration.
Candidates will be evaluated based on their academic credentials, leadership and activity record, and essay.
Recipients are offered a scholarship package valued at the cost of tuition and fees for up to eight semesters. Con-tinued scholarship eligibility is contingent upon a 3.0 GPA and service to the College through various activities.
Click here to download application.
Find out about available outside scholarships:
The merit-based Amazon Student Scholarship will reward 50 full-time undergraduate students with $5,000 toward tuition and $500 to spend on textbooks at Amazon.com. Applications are being accepted now, with the scholarship money distributed in time for fall semester 2015. The scholarship is open to Amazon Student members who are U.S. undergraduates enrolled full-time at an accredited, nonprofit two- or four-year school. The application period is open August 25 through November 20. Finalists will be selected based on GPA, community involvement, and leadership experience, and then invited to complete an essay to advance to the final round. Winners will be notified in April 2015 and the scholarship awarded in July 2015.
THERE ARE 50 SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE!!! Dollar Amount: $5,500 Deadline(s): November 20, 2014 Scholarship/Grant Sponsor: Amazon Student Award Type: Scholarship Money Scholarship/Grant Site:http://www.amazon.com/b/?node=9944643011
CampusRN has $15,000 in Scholarships Available to Nursing & Allied Health Students. Click here to download application.
The women legislators created the Women of Excellence Awards to recognize and honor the exemplary achievements and contributions of extraordinary Louisiana women, who personify excellence in their leadership, profession, academics, community service, character and integrity.
The winners of the College Woman of Excellence Award and the High School Woman of Excellence Award will each receive the Louisiana Legislative Women's Caucus Foundation Scholarship for $1,000. Since 2010, the women legislators through their foundation have awarded $25,000 in scholarships to deserving young women in Louisiana.
College Woman of Excellence – A young woman who personifies excellence in integrity, character, academics, leadership and community service and who is within the age range of 18 to 25. The nominee must have a grade point average of 3.0 and be currently enrolled in a two-year technical or community college, four-year college/university or a graduate/professional school. A nominee must be nominated by someone, self-nominations will not be accepted.
Deadline: February 6, 2015
Link to application
This newsletter is filled with scholarship opportunities and useful tips specifically for incoming freshmen. Click here for more information.
GMS provides outstanding, low income African American, American Indian/Alaska native, Asian Pacific Islander American, and Hispanic American students with an opportunity to complete an undergraduate college education in any discipline area of interest. Click here for more information.
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The Look Twice, Save A Life Scholarship of $1,000 is awarded to any student who is currently attending or planning to attend college or some form of higher education.
The scholarship will be awarded on an annual basis for the Spring semester. The deadline to apply is December, 1st. Click here for more information.
Ronald McDonald House Charities Scholarships (RMHC) are awarded to eligible high school students with high academic performance and community service as well as financial need. Four types of scholarships are available for students who might not otherwise have an opportunity to attend college.
There are four types of scholarship awards: RMHC/Scholars is open to all students. RMHC/Asia is available for Asian-Pacific students. RMHC/African American Future Achievers accepts applicants of African American or Black Caribbean heritage, and RMHC/Hacer is open to Hispanic/Latino students.
Applicants must be high school seniors, must be younger than 21 years old, and must be eligible to attend a two- or four-year college, university or technical school with a full course of study. Applicants must also maintain a grade point average of 2.7 and contribute at least 25 hours of community service in order to be eligible.
RMHC is the official foundation of McDonald's Corporation, and their mission is to create, find and support programs that directly improve the health and well-being of children. Since 1985, more than $48 million in scholarships have been awarded to extend educational support to students in financial need.
The deadline for this scholarship is usually in JANUARY of each year, and the award amount is usually $2,000 - $8,000.
For more details, visit www.rmhc.org/what-we-do/rmhc-u-s-scholarships
Who is eligible to apply for the Shawn Carter scholarship?
All high school seniors, students with GED diplomas, undergraduate (2yr or 4yr) college students, and students at vocational or trade schools who meet the requirements below are eligible.
For more details, visit: http://www.shawncartersf.com/apply/
The St. Elizabeth Hospital Women’s Advisory Council Nursing Scholarship is a one-time scholarship of $500 awarded twice yearly. It is open to nursing students working towards their BSN degree and who are currently enrolled in a nursing program. The winner of the scholarship will be announced in August 2014. Click here for more information.
The Milton G. Wright Scholarship awards thousands of dollars each year to students through TG events and special promotions on TG’s Adventures In Education website. Students may enter for a chance to receive one of our monthly $500 scholarship awards. Click here for more information.
Thermo Fisher Scientific is offering our future science scholars another opportunity to win up to $10,000 in scholarship funding for the 2014-2015 academic school year. This scholarship was created to help provide educational opportunities for the future generation of scientists. Click here for more information.
Louisiana Taylor Opportunities Program for Students (TOPS) is a comprehensive program of state scholarships and one of the most innovative and progressive student assistance programs in the nation. Click here for more information.
At U.S. Bank we know paying for college can be challenging, especially with the cost of college tuition increasing and student financial aid resources decreasing. We also understand that navigating financial concepts can be tough, but our Financial Genius online financial education courses are available to provide you with every tool possible to build financial success. In addition to a chance to win one of 35 $1,000 scholarships, you have an opportunity to win a $5,000 scholarship by completing the eight education modules in our U.S. Bank Financial Genius online financial education program.