New Scholarships

www.ecampustours.com
www.fastweb.com
www.scholarships. com
www.finaid.org
www.chegg.com
www.careerinfonet.org/scholarshipsearch
www.dosomething.org
www.suntrust.com/offtocollege

 Unusual Scholarships

www.finaid.org/scholarships/unusual.phtml
www.weirdscholarships.net
https://jlvcollegecounseling.com/scholarships/
https://myscholly.com/
https://bigfuture.collegeboard.org/scholarship-search
www.scholarshipsexperts.com
www.nextstudent.com
www.studentscholarships.org
www.supercollege.com
www.cappex.com
www.collegeexpress.com

Nextar Legacy Foundation Trades Scholarship: https://nexstarscholars.communityforce.com/Funds/Search.aspx
HomeAdvisor 2017 Skilled Labor Shortage https://nexstarscholars.communityforce.com/Funds/Search.aspx
The Refrigeration School Scholarship: https://www.refrigerationschool.com/financial-aid/scholarships/
National Housing Endowment Student Scholarships Page (residential construction): http://www.nationalhousingendowment.org/page.aspx/generic/sectionID=2845
American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE) Scholarships: https://www.ashrae.org/membership--conferences/student-zone/scholarships-and-grants/undergraduate-engineering-scholarships

Homeless / Foster Students Scholarship

DACA
http://www.maldef.org/leadership/scholarships/index.htm  An extensive list of scholarships, including many that do not inquire about immigration status (29 pages)
http://tnedequity.org/undocumented-friendly-schools-in-tennessee/ Undocumented Friendly Schools in Tennessee
The Tomás Rivera Policy Institute:  http://www.latinocollegedollars.org
www.Getreadyforcollege.org
www.tnpromise.gov
 - Two years of tuition free community college or technical school for TN high school graduates.  Deadline:  November 1

collegepaystn.com - Information regarding Hope Lottery  Scholarship and other Tennessee scholarships.
discovernursing.com - Scholarships specifically for high school seniors interested in pursuing a career in nursing.
uncf.org/scholarships - Scholarship and internship information specifically for African-American students.
www.jkcf.org/scholarships - Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Scholarships.
www.horatioalger.org/scholarships - Horatio Alger Association Scholarships.
http://www.goarmy.com/rotc/scholarships.html - Army ROTC Scholarship.
http://www.afrotc.com/scholarships/ - Air Force ROTC Scholarship.
http://www.nrotc.navy.mil/ - Navy ROTC Scholarship.
www.questbridge.org - Questbridge Scholarship (low income and academic excellence)
collegefortn.org - Financial Aid/Career planning/State of Tennessee Scholarships
www.tn.gov/collegepays - Tennessee Scholarships/Financial Aid
www.cfgm.org - Community Foundation of Greater Memphis Scholarships
www.buickachievers.com - Buick Achievers Scholarship
www.jastn.com - Mitsui USA Tennessee (Japan-America Society) Scholarship
http://www.princeton.edu/pprize/ - Princeton Prize in Race Relations Scholarship
www.legion.org/needalift - American Legion Scholarships

www.tylenol.com/news/scholarship - Tylenol Scholarship
www.gmsp.org - Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation Scholarship 
www.coca-colascholarsfoundation.org - Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation Scholarship



SCHOLARSHIP SEARCH ENGINES

www.scholarships.com
www.collegepeas.com
www.collegewhale.com
www.zinch.com/scholarships
https://colleges.niche.com
https://bigfuture.collegeboard.org/scholarship-search
www.fastweb.com

General Websites

www.fastweb.com  - One of the largest and varied sites. Has a scholarship engine, but also includes information about colleges, financial aid, student loans and career planning.

www.unigo.com – College search split up in various topics and expert advice about college. Offers a monthly scholarship of their own. Usually fun topics.

www.dosomething.org  - Hosts many activities to do things in your community and qualify for a scholarship at the same time- new activities/scholarships all the time.

www.chegg.com/scholarhips  - Has a search engine as well as many tips about getting into college

www.finaid.org/scholarships  - Scroll down the page to find links to different scholarships

www.learnhowtobecome.org – Interactive guide that helps you learn about career paths associated with various careers and understand what it takes to get the career from picking the college/classes to climbing the company ladder.

www.mappingyourfuture.org/PlanYourCareer - Assess skills and interests, helps develop a career plan, and allows you to research careers.

www.pathevo.com – Allows you to take two assessments to help you find possible career fits- A regular career assessment and a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) assessment. Also allows you to learn about colleges, careers, and majors.

www.ecampustours.com  - Allows you to virtually tour 1,300 college campuses from a 360-degree angle.

www.youvisit.com  - Provides walking tours of over 150 schools (sometimes with a student guided voiceover), photos, videos, and direct links to college websites to schedule a visit.

www.imfirst.org  - Allows you to assess academic match, personal preference, institutional offerings, graduation rate etc.

www.collegegreenlight.com  - Allows you to look at academic match, personal preference, cost and aid, and gives you an idea of whether it is a good, ok, o r a not good match.

www.cappex.com  - Allows you to look at schools based on academic match, personal preference, cost and aid etc.

www.collegerealitycheck.com- allows you to look at academic match, personal preferences, cost and aid.

www.collegeconfidentiall.com/college_search - Allows you to compare colleges based on academic match, personal preferences, institutional offering, and cost and aid.

https://www.autolist.com/used-car-to-dream-car-scholarship-

Used Car to Dream Car Scholarship- Deadline- Sept. 1st, 2018 Amount- $1,500. Seniors and current college students- Simply submit an application which includes short answers to 2 questions.

https://mattresshelp.org/scholarship/#How-to-apply

Mattress Help Scholarship Program- Deadline-Sept. 25, 2018 Amount- $1,000 Make a short video (5 minutes max.) telling what negatively and positively affects your sleep and assess the quality of your sleep health and how you can improve it. Available to high school seniors and current college students.

www.digitalresponsibility.org/dont-text-and-drive-scholarship/

Digital Responsibility Scholarship- Deadline- Sept. 30, 2018   Amount- $1,000 -Complete the application form w/ 140-character message about texting while driving. (Top 10 applicants are selected as finalists and will be asked to write a 500-1,000-word essay- winner is chosen from one of those essays). H.S. 9-12

https://www.unigo.com/scholarships/our-scholarsips/shout-it-out-scholarship

Shout It Out Scholarship- Deadline- Sept. 30, 2018   Amount- $1,500- Submit an online short written response (250 words or less) for the following question: “If you could say one thing to the entire world at once, what would it be and why? -  Anyone over the age of 13 can apply.

www.cedaredlending.com/scholarship

Because College Is Expensive Scholarship Deadline- Sept. 30, 2018 –Amount-$500 Really simple- just fill out the registration form, submit and wait- no essays or anything. Available to high school juniors & seniors, college students, and those looking to return to school.

https://www.couragetogrowscholarship.com

Courage to Grow Scholarship Deadline- Sept. 30th- Amount- $500 Submit 250 words or less about why you believe you should be awarded this scholarship. High school juniors, seniors, and colleges students with a 2.5 GPA or above are eligible to apply.

https://www.nextstepu.com/stem-scholarship

Next Step U STEM Scholarship- Deadline Sept. 30, 2018 Amount- $1,500. Student must make an account on next step you to be eligible. Available to students who are 16-22 years old.

https://www.postlocations.com/scholarship

Postlocations.com Scholarship- Deadline- Sept. 30, 2018. Amount- $1,000. Submit a 500 to 1,000 word essay about the most interesting item you have received in the mail. Available to high school seniors and current college students.

www.writerssquare.org

Writers Square Scholarship Program- Deadline- Sept. 30, 2018-Topic is Education- What would you do to make your school education better? Available to students Elementary (1-5) Middle (6-8) H.S. (9-12) and current college students including undergraduate and graduate.

https://www.coca-colascholarsfoundation.org/apply/#programs

$20,000 Coca Cola Scholars Program- Deadline- Oct.31 (but it is more time consuming and requires a lot of extras). Amount- up to $20,000. Look the on website for details including a list of what you need, how to apply, instructions on how to apply, and to view a sample application. Available to high school seniors.

 

https://createrealimpact.com/

Create Real Impact Scholarship- Deadline-Oct. 1, 2018 Amount: Varies- but up to $1,500. The Create Real Impact Contest gives you the opportunity to share creative solutions for preventing reckless and distracted driving while winning prizes for your efforts. There are multiple categories to place an entry in including video, music, creative writing, and artwork. Student between the ages of 14-22 years old may create an entry.

 

https://www.extremeterrain.com/scholarships.html

Extreme Terrain’s Student Scholarship Program- Deadline- Oct. 15, 2018 Amount- $3,000

Must write a 700 to 1,500-word essay that describes who you are and why you feel it is important to maintain access to public lands for recreational use and how you plan to use your degree to advocate for the recreation use of public lands. Available to high school seniors and current college students and must be pursuing a degree in one of the following: Environmental Studies, Environmental Research, Land Use, Earth and Atmosphere Studies, Sustainable Land Management, Parks and Recreation, or Sustainable Agricultural Systems.

 

http://gearupz.com/scholarship/

Gear Up Your Future Scholarship Deadline- Oct. 15, 2018 Amount- 2 prizes one is $2,000 and the other prize is $1,000. Must write an essay that is between 500 and 3,000 words. The topic is: How does AI (Artificial Intelligence) support people in studying and improving working efficiency. Available to high school students and college students. If under 18 years of age you must send proof of parental permission.

 

https://www.unigo.com/scholarships/our-scholarships/zombie-apocalypse-scholarship

Zombie Apocalypse Scholarship- Deadline- Oct. 31, 2018 Amount- $2,000 Eligibility- Available to

anyone 13 years old and up. Submit an online short answer (250 words or less) to the following question:

“Imagine that your high school has been overrun with zombies. Your math professor, the cafeteria ladies, and even you best friend have all joined the walking dead. Use your brain to flesh out a plan to avoid the zombies including where you would hide and the top five things you would bring with you to stay alive.

 

www.getupgetactive.org/active-life-weakness/

Active Life Scholarship- Tackle Your Weakness- Deadline- Oct. 31,2018 Amount- $1,000 Short answer to one of the following questions- What do you consider one of your greatest weaknesses? or Why is it important to try and improve a weakness? Available to students either in high school or college and at least 15 years old.

 

http://www.jumpstart-scholarship.net/application-us

College Jump Start Scholarship- Deadline- Oct. 17, 2018 Amount- $1,000 Must write a short essay (250 words or less) to one of the following: What are your educational goals?  How will winning this scholarship help you attain your goals?   Write about a time when “hard work” paid off.   Describe your experience with community service and volunteering and how that has affected you and your outlook. Available to high school students 10th, 11th, 12th grade and college students or those who will be attending college within 6 months.

 

https://innate.com/scholarships/innate-scholarship/

Innate Scholarship- Deadline- Oct. 31, 2018 and then every other month (Dec. 31,2018, Feb. 28, 2019 etc.) Amount-$1,000 Take 10 minutes to complete the Innate Assessment that will tell you how you are innately wired, what makes you unique, your strengths, challenges and even how you learn (learning styles). Write a personalized essay (250 words max) to the application question. It’s that easy.  In under 15 minutes you’ll have applied for $1,000 scholarship and know more about how you are innately wired. Available to students 13 years old and up. Must be currently enrolled or planning to enroll by 2024 in college.

www.cedaredlending.com/scholarship - Because College Is Expensive Scholarship Deadline- Sept. 30,2018 Amount $500 Really simple- just fill out the registration form, submit and wait- no essays or anything. Available to high school juniors & seniors, college students, and those looking to return to school.

 https://www.couragetogrowscholarship.com – Courage to Grow Scholarship- September 30th- Submit 250 words or less about why you believe you should be awarded this scholarship. High school juniors, seniors, and colleges students with a 2.5 GPA or above are eligible to apply.

https://www.nextstepu.com/stem-scholarship - Next Step U STEM Scholarship- Deadline Sept. 30, 2018 Amount- $1,500. Student must make an account on next step you to be eligible. Available to students who are 16-22 years old.

https://www.unigo.com/scholarships/our-scholarsips/shout-it-out-scholarship- Shout It Out Scholarship- Deadline- Sept. 30, 2018   Amount- $1,500- Submit an online short written response (250 words or less) for the following question: “If you could say one thing to the entire world at once, what would it be and why? -  Anyone over the age of 13 can apply.

https://createrealimpact.com/ -Create Real Impact Scholarship- Deadline- Oct. 1, 2018 Amount: Varies- but up to $1,500. The Create Real Impact Contest gives you the opportunity to share creative solutions for preventing reckless and distracted driving while winning prizes for your efforts. There are multiple categories to place an entry in including video, music, creative writing, and artwork. Student between the ages of 14-22 years old may create an entry.

 

http://gearupz.com/scholarship/  -Gear Up Your Future Scholarship Deadline- Oct. 15, 2018 Amount- 2 prizes one is $2,000 and the other prize is $1,000. Must write an essay that is between 500 and 3,000 words. The topic is: How does AI (Artificial Intelligence) support people in studying and improving working efficiency. Available to high school students and college students. If under 18 years of age you must send proof of parental permission.

 

http://www.jumpstart-scholarship.net/application-us  -College Jump Start Scholarship- Deadline- Oct. 17, 2018 Amount- $1,000 Must write a short essay (250 words or less) to one of the following: What are your educational goals?  How will winning this scholarship help you attain your goals?   Write about a time when “hard work” paid off.   Describe your experience with community service and volunteering and how that has affected you and your outlook. Available to high school students 10th, 11th, 12th grade and college students or those who will be attending college within 6 months.

 

https://www.unigo.com/scholarships/our-scholarships/zombie-apocalypse-scholarship  -Zombie Apocalypse Scholarship- Deadline

Oct. 31, 2018 Amount- $2,000 Eligibility- Available to anyone 13 years old and up. Submit an online short answer (250 words or less)

to the following question: “Imagine that your high school has been overrun with zombies. Your math professor, the cafeteria ladies,

and even you best friend have all joined the walking dead. Use your brain to flesh out a plan to avoid the zombies including where

you would hide and the top five things you would bring with you to stay alive.

 

www.getupgetactive.org/active-life-weakness/  Active Life Scholarship- Tackle Your Weakness- Deadline- October 31,2018 Amount- $1,000 Short answer to one of the following questions- What do you consider one of your greatest weaknesses? or Why is it important to try and improve a weakness? Available to students either in high school or college and at least 15 years old.

 

https://innate.com/scholarships/innate-scholarship/ Innate Scholarship- Deadline- Oct. 31, 2018 and then every other month (Dec. 31,2018, Feb. 28, 2019 etc.) Amount-$1,000 Take 10 minutes to complete the Innate Assessment that will tell you how you are innately wired, what makes you unique, your strengths, challenges and even how you learn (learning styles). Write a personalized essay (250 words max) to the application question. It’s that easy.  In under 15 minutes you’ll have applied for $1,000 scholarship and know more about how you are innately wired. Available to students 13 years old and up. Must be currently enrolled or planning to enroll by 2024 in college.

 

www.writerssquare.org- Writers Square Scholarship Program- Deadline- Sept. 30, 2018-Topic is Education- What would you do to make your school education better? Available to students Elementary (1-5) Middle (6-8) H.S. (9-12) and current college students including undergraduate and graduate.