Search for Scholarships
The scholarships included in the database are listed by month due. Expect deadlines are 1st of the month – don’t miss deadlines.
See our list of current Scholarship Highlights below:
$5,000 Discover Student Loans Scholarship Award – Sign up for messages and be entered into the monthly drawings. https://scholarship.collegecovered.com/
Brown and Caldwell Navajo Nation Scholarship – for 12th grade – current college students who are members of the Navajo Nation majoring in various forms of engineering or environmental sciences may apply. Scholarship award: $1,000 per year for 4 years and a laptop or tablet (you must reapply every year for additional monies). Must have 3.0 or higher GPA. Deadline: October 15, 2021. https://brownandcaldwell.com/careers/navajo-nation-scholarship/?utm_source=sendgrid.com&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=website
All candidates must submit with a completed application:
- An essay of 500 words or less, “My role in creating a sustainable world.”
- Two written recommendations, with at least one from a high school or university official (e.g. advisor, professor).
- High school counselor or university academic adviser’s name, phone number, and email address.
- An official transcript of your academic record.
- A resume (including previous work experience)
- An official transcript of your academic record.
- Evidence of a declared major.Brown and Caldwell
Attn: Navajo Scholarship Program
6975 Union Park Center, Suite 490
Midvale, UT 84047
Heisman High School Scholarship – Seniors with a 3.0+ GPA, is a leader in the school/community and serves as a role model for underclassmen, and who have participated in grades 9, 10, or 11 in at least one of the 48 sports listed on the website. https://heismanscholarship.com/application/are-you-eligible/. Deadline: October 20, 2020. https://heismanscholarship.com/about/
VFW Voice of Democracy Scholarship – 2020-21 Theme “Is This the Country the Founders Envisioned?” Students 9-12 grades: Record your original 3-5 minute essay and include the CD or flash drive with your printed essay to Mrs. Summers in the Counseling Center by October 31, 2020. Full details, including entry form can be found here: VFW Voice of Democracy 2020_21. http://www.vfw.org/community/youth-and-education/youth-scholarships?cookiecheck=true
DAR (Daughters of the American Revolution) Scholarships – deadline November 1, 2020. Must be U.S. Citizen to apply. Scholarships include general education scholarships but some for specific fields of study and even for Native American students. As you prepare to begin your online scholarship application offered by the DAR, please have the following documents and information ready to enter and/or upload into our system. All submitted information should be typed or computer generated.
- A personal statement of 1,000 words or less setting forth the your career objectives.
- A recent copy of your high school transcript (must indicate class rank, size, and test scores if available) or college grades (as applicable). Major must be indicated on your most recent transcript where a specific major is required. Home schooled students must include transcripts for grade nine through current year. If selected as a scholarship recipient and official sealed copy mailed to DAR will be required.
- Information required by specific scholarships such as financial need information or a letter of acceptance into a special program or a transcript stating you are in a special program like nursing or medicine.
- Proof of United States citizenship; please photocopy one of the following documents: a birth certificate, naturalization papers, or the information page of your United States Passport. Cover all photographs. If listed, please blackout social security numbers.
- A listing of your extra-curricular activities, honors received, and scholastic achievements. The information to be uploaded should not exceed one side of a 8 1/2 inch by 11 inch piece of paper.
- A statement of 100 words or less why you would be a worthy candidate to receive a DAR Scholarship.
- You will also be asked to provide contact information for letters of recommendation, for at least two but not to exceed four individuals from your high school or college now attending. Letters should convey your ability, work habits, integrity, character, potential, and volunteer activities.
Daniel’s Fund – Opens October 1 – November 15, 2020. This extensive scholarship is open to seniors with a 3.0+GPA and an 18 ACT. It is a Last Dollar scholarship, meaning the committee takes into account your tuition needs and your FAFSA awards and makes up the difference (up to $25k per year). Apply at: www.DanielsFund.org/
Solomon Page Scholarship – seniors and current college students in the process of pursuing a college degree in Business Administration. The awarded student will receive $1,000 to be used towards expenses for his or her degree. Deadline: November 30, 2020. https://solomonpage.com/scholarship/
NHS Scholarship – Active National Honor Society Members (seniors only) can apply! Deadline: December 1, 2020. See the website for details to apply: https://www.nhs.us/wordpress/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/NHS_Scholarship_2020-21_Application-Overview_Final.pdf?utm_source=NASSP20NHSNJHS-0012&utm_medium=Email&utm_campaign=NASSP20NHSNJHS
Jelvix Annual Scholarship Program “Go Digital” for high school and graduate students interested in science, innovative and emerging technologies, engineering. Jelvix offers a unique opportunity for exceptional people giving away a $1,000 award for original essay in hopes to help ease their educational endeavors. The deadline for scholarship submission is December 1, 2020.
Topics of essay and more information: https://jelvix.com/scholarship
The SaplingHR Onboarding Experience $1,000 Scholarship is an award for (seniors) any current or soon-to-be undergrad who has a passion for the people operations and HR space. The scholarship has a brief submission process, and applicants will be judged on their ability to convey their idea for a useful innovation in mobile device technology.
Students applying must submit an essay where you explain, present, inspire, or otherwise convince us about your great idea for an onboarding program for new employees of a business, and how it would improve their experience.
There are no conditions or requirements for this essay. Please keep submissions to 5 paragraphs and 600 words at the absolute maximum. This is not a standardized test. While spelling, punctuation, and general cohesiveness will make your essay easier to read, and therefore judge, you are not being graded. The winning submission will be one which clearly conveys an idea that could make a big difference with information technology relating to mobile devices. Deadline: December 5, 2020. https://www.saplinghr.com/about/scholarship
Dirk Derrik Car & Truck Accident $1,000 Scholarship – any current or soon-to-be undergraduate student in the United States who has had his or her life altered due to an injury from a car or truck accident, be it their own injury, that of a loved one, or an influential individual. The Dirk Derrick Scholarship has a brief submission process, and applicants will be judged on their ability to convey the lasting effect an auto accident has had on their life as well as their journey to overcome those challenges. Applicants may apply via the Google Form online.
Deadline: December 15, 2020. https://www.derricklawfirm.com/library/scholarship.cfm
Certa Law Personal Injury & Wrongful Death $1,000 Scholarship – The Certa Law Personal Injury & Wrongful Death Scholarship is open to any high school or University student in the world. Students applying must submit an essay where you explain, present, inspire, or otherwise convince us as to why you deserve to win this scholarship. There are no conditions or requirements for this essay. Please keep submissions to 5 paragraphs and 600 words at the absolute maximum. This is not a standardized test. While spelling, punctuation, and general cohesiveness will make your essay easier to read, and therefore judge, you are not being graded. The winning submission will be one which clearly conveys a non-fictional story of your life before and after an auto accident. Deadline: December 15th each year.
To learn more, please continue reading or visit our official scholarship page: https://www.certalaw.com/
Travis W Watkins $1,000 Scholarship – The Travis W. Watkins Tax Resolution & Accounting Firm Scholarship is a one-time $1,000 award for any current or soon-to-be student. The Travis W. Watkins Scholarship has a brief and 100% confidential submission process, and applicants will be judged on their ability to convey the importance of tax compliance as well as the journey of those challenges. Deadline: Last day in April or the last day in December of every year. Website: https://www.traviswatkins.com/scholarships
SuperMoney’s Financial Literacy Scholarship seeks to celebrate students who share our same mission. Our scholarship program awards $1,000 twice a year to students who want to help Americans improve their financial wellness through continued education. To qualify students must: Be enrolled full-time in high school as a senior or be a part-time or full-time student in a college, graduate school, trade school, or coding bootcamp. Have an overall average GPA of at least 3.0. Be a citizen or permanent resident of the United States. Upload an unofficial transcript or an enrollment verification document. Submit a 400- to 600-word essay on the prompt specified below. Deadline: January 4, 2021. https://www.supermoney.com/scholarship
2021 GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program High school seniors nationwide who demonstrate leadership, drive, integrity, and citizenship are invited to apply. This program annually provides college-bound students with $10,000 renewable scholarships – up to $40,000 total per recipient – and supports them as they lead and serve in college and beyond.
To be eligible for this award, applicants must:
- demonstrate at school, at the workplace, and within the community the attributes of leadership, drive, integrity, and citizenship;
- demonstrate strong academic performance (minimum 3.0 grade point average/4.0 scale or equivalent);
- be citizens of the United States of America;
- be current high school seniors attending high school in the United States (students living on U.S. Armed Forces base and homeschooled students are also eligible); and
plan to enroll in a full-time undergraduate course of study toward a bachelor’s degree at an accredited four-year college or university in the United States for the entire upcoming academic year.
Deadline: Jan. 5, 2021. Additional information, eligibility requirements, and a link to the application are available online.
JFK Profile in Courage Essay Contest – High school students 9-12 grades may apply. Applicants must write an original essay (700-1,000 words) that demonstrates an understanding of political courage as described by John F. Kennedy in Profiles in Courage. Describe and analyze an act of political courage by a US elected official who served during or after 1917, the year of JFK’s birth. The essay may focus on an issue at the local, state, national or international level. Use at least five varied sources. Deadline: January 15, 2021. https://www.jfklibrary.org/learn/education/profile-in-courage-essay-contest
The EnergyRates.ca College $500 Scholarship – any student planning to enroll or currently enrolled in an American or Canadian post-secondary educational institution in the coming year (USD 500 for Americans or CAD 500 for Canadians). All you have to do to be eligible for the scholarship is write an essay in English or French, no more than 500 words in length, telling us where you see the future of the energy industry. You can talk about anything you want — green energy, oil politics, the continued use of nuclear power, your own ideas and innovations — so long as it’s about energy in the world of tomorrow. What do you think people will be reading about in the news in a few years? Deadline: January 31, 2021
Please feel free to check technical details regarding submissions, past winners, rules and requirements at the official scholarship website: https://energyrates.ca/
College Covered $5,000 Scholarship – students and parents 16 years and older. Deadline: January 31, 2021. More information at
University of Utah Department of Mining Engineering – The Explore More Scholarship – Incoming freshmen choosing to major in the mining Engineering degree at the U of U can apply. Applicants must have at least a 3.0 cumulative GPA on their most recent academic transcript and a strong background in mathematics, physics and chemistry. Participation in leadership and extracurricular activities is also a consideration. Priority Deadline: November 1st; Regular Deadline: February 15, 2021. For more information visit: https://mining.utah.edu/scholarships/the-explore-more-scholarship.php.
Jiffy Lube is Accepting Essays for next school year NOW
for Teen Driver Category!
Plus we’ve added one more $1,500 finalist award
For the 2020-2021 school year.
Overall Scholarship Award
Two $1,500 Finalist Awards
Deadline: April 20, 2021
Overall Scholarship Award
Three $1,500 Finalist Awards
Deadline: March 15, 2021
The Jiffy Lube “What Drives You?” High School Scholarship program is a unique opportunity to pursue your interests, goals and ideas. A simple 500 words about what drives you? Three Finalists will be selected in both categories from the 500 word “What Drives You?” essays. Each finalists will be guaranteed a $1500 award and then will create and submit a unique 1-2 min. video that expands on their essay in their own candid words, visuals, etc. The overall $6,500 scholarship winner will be chosen from these videos. Click on guidelines, rules and eligibility for complete details.
Delventhal Law Scholarship – High school seniors and current college students who are planning on entering the law field. Must have minimum GPA of 3.0 and submit an official transcript. List of Leadership and honors/awards. Winners will be selected based on merit and financial need. Deadline April 15, 2021.
2020 Honors GradU Design a Better Future Scholarship
- Read the Rules and Terms & Conditions (online)
- Design & work on a community improvement project, using our checklist as a guide.
- OPTIONAL: Share your work for some checkpoint feedback before the final deadline to increase your chance at winning. Submit your working strategy plan early (from the Navigate Ideas phase of design thinking), with any other work for which you would like feedback. Work must be submitted by May 28, 2021 for feedback. Depending on volume, we will get back to you within 2 weeks.
- Submit your design thinking project work by June 28, 2021 11:59 MST (see FAQ’s & Details page for link and details on submission requirements).
- We will select 5 winners to receive $10,000 tuition scholarships to their colleges, with the top one receiving $5,000 funding to launch their project into the design thinking cycle once more during the summer of 2021 to maximize impact. We select applications based on their completion, seriousness, and viability.
To be eligible for the scholarship, applicants must be graduating high school seniors planning on attending an accredited college or university in the United States of America. Additionally, students must have met all of the requirements described on this website (http://honorsgradu.com/). Employees of Honors Graduation and their families are not eligible to participate. Submissions must be received before the deadlines in order to qualify for the scholarship program. Mailed applications must be postmarked by that deadline. There are no citizenship requirements.