Scholarships

UNCF/Nissan Offers $10,000 Scholarship for HBCU Students

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The UNCF/Nissan Scholarship provides a $10,000 scholarship for college freshmen enrolled at any Historically Black College or University (HBCU). The scholarship pays over 4 years ($2,500 /academic year). To be eligible students must meet the following criteria: 1. Applicants must be college freshmen who are enrolled at a Historically Black College (HBCU) or any UNCF-affiliated institution in…

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ComCast/NBCUniversal Offers $5000 Scholarship to HBCU Students

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Comcast/NBCUniversal has partnered with UNCF to fund the Comcast NBCUniversal/UNCF scholarship program for sophomores and juniors attending an HBCU during the fall of 2020. Candidates can major in any field of study but must have a desired interest in entertainment and media. Ten students will be awarded $5,000. Student applicants for this program must be:…

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Write a Winning Essay and Win $1200

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Know a student who loves to write? Penning essays for scholarships is a great way to earn money for tuition and college-related expenses. The Ambient Bamboo Floors Scholarship will award a student enrolled at an accredited 2-year or 4-year college $1200 for an essay about sustainability. Student’s essays should be a minimum of 2,000 words…

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Graphic Design Majors Can Win $1500 Creativity Scholarship

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Graphic Design Degree Hub offers a twice-yearly creativity scholarship worth $1500, paid directly to the university. To be eligible, students should be majoring full time in a Graphic Design, Multimedia Design, Animation, Gaming, or Art program at a college or university. The application requires a little work, so be sure to schedule enough time to…

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Show Off Your Desk and Win $500

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ScholarshipOwl is giving away a $500 for their Desk Setup Scholarship to help students with their educational dreams. To win this scholarship, students should submit a photo of their home setup for studying during COVID-19 and tag ScholarshipOwl on social media at #ScholarshipOwl and #FutureMindsFund. They encourage creativity! Humor is appreciated, and so is originality.…

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Golden Women Accepting Scholarship Applications

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Here’s a great need-based scholarship for women seeking higher education. Golden Women Foundation provides scholarships based on need and exceptional citizenship. Women who excel in their community through volunteer efforts, whether they are new to college, currently enrolled or always wanted the opportunity to go to school to obtain a degree or further their careers…

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Build Your College List and Win $500

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Students in the class of 2021 who build a college list with six or more colleges on College Board’s college planning site, BigFuture™, can earn a chance at a $500 scholarship. The College Board will award 100 Build scholarships every month from January through July 2020. If students edit their list, and it has six or more colleges,…

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Shawn Carter Foundation Awards Grants for College

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Jay Z’s Shawn Carter Foundation is accepting applications for grants to help pay for college. To be eligible, students should be high school seniors, students with GEDs, undergrads, or those at vocation or trade schools, under the age of 25, and have a GPA of 2.0 or better. These grants are renewable annually through graduation…

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California College Students Eligible for Emergency Grants

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The Mission Asset Fund (MAF) offers a $500 emergency grant for California college students affected by COVID-19. To apply for a California College Student Grant, students must be: Be enrolled full-time in an undergraduate program at a California Community Colleges, California State University, or University of California campus. Have completed at least one year of…

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McCann Systems Offers $1,000 STEM Scholarship

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Here’s a pretty simple scholarship for students pursuing degrees in the STEM field. McCann Systems offers $1,000 and all the applicant needs to do is to write a 200-word essay on why they should receive the scholarship. Eligible applicants must be U.S. citizens accepted to or currently attending a college or university within the United…

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