Best Foot Forward 2018 Scholarship Scholarship – Maximum Amount: $1,000 – Application Deadline: August 15, 2018 – This scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors and current undergraduate college students with a 3.0 or higher GPA who are bettering themselves through education. The application includes an essay section to tell us about your academic goals and how those goals will help you leave your mark on the world; the introduction is to be 100-200 words, and the essay is to be 500-1000 words. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider’s website.
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WomenLead Scholarship Scholarship – Maximum Amount: $3,000 – Application Deadline: April 30, 2019 – WomenLead recognizes the need for diverse leadership in ministry, nonprofits, and public service and seeks to accelerate the extraordinary leadership of diverse women of faith to lead change by using their talents to educate, advocate, and activate. Two educational scholarships in the amount of $3,000 will be awarded annually to women of Christian faith seeking a graduate degree that will prepare them to serve in public service, non-profit leadership, and/or in Christian ministry to enhance their professional and leadership development around the public good. Women of diverse backgrounds who are eager to lead through bold action, innovative vision, and faith-inspired passion are encouraged to apply. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider’s website.
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Rainbow Business & Professional Association Scholarship Scholarship – Maximum Amount: $3,000 – Application Deadline: March 19, 2019 – The Rainbow Business & Professional Association Scholarship Fund, Inc. was to award is students who have worked to foster diversity, end bullying and discrimination or otherwise advocated on behalf of LGBT issues in their schools and communities. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider’s website.
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National AG Day Essay Contest Scholarship – Maximum Amount: $1,000 – Application Deadline: January 31, 2019 – Students across the country are invited to enter the National Ag Day essay and video contest, sponsored by the Agriculture Council of America. This year’s theme is “Agriculture: Food for Life.” The Council’s objective is to celebrate agriculture and to help consumers better understand how farmers and the companies serving them produce abundant, healthy, nutritious, and safe food that nourishes our families and consumers around the world. For a list of trending topics, please visit the scholarship provider’s website.
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Denny’s Hungry for Education Foundation Scholarship Scholarship – HFE’s Mission is to recognize students by awarding deserving students with scholarships for their ideas to help Denny’s efforts to fight childhood hunger.
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AXA Achievement Scholarship Scholarship – Maximum Amount: $25,000 – The AXA Achievement Scholarship provides over $1.4 million in scholarships to young people throughout the nation representing all 50 states, Washington DC and Puerto Rico. Students have the opportunity to receive a scholarship at the level of $2,500, $10,000 or $25,000. AXA Achievers and scholarship amount will be chosen based on AXA Achievement criteria including a student’s prior accomplishments and ability to succeed in college. Applicants must be current high school seniors who plan to enroll full-time in an accredited two-year or four-year college or university in the United States for the entire academic year. Special consideration is given to achievements that empower society to mitigate risk through education and/or action in areas such as financial, environmental, health, safety and/or emergency preparedness. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider’s website.
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