Winter Scholarships

December 2, 2016

Search for the Figures (STEM interested females 13+) - https://searchforhiddenfigures.com/the-search-for-hidden-figures/ - Deadline- Dec. 10th – Must have an interest in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering or Math) and be able to answer 2 questions (300 words or less each). Easy to complete scholarship w/ multiple prizes: Semi-Final Winners (50)- 4 tickets to the movie Hidden Figures, admittance to the Junior Academy of Science and material from The Junior Academy of Science Boot Camp; Runner-Ups (10)- $10,000 scholarships plus semi-final winter prizes; Grand Prize (2) $30,000 scholarship plus semi-final winner prizes.

 

Green Home Improvement Scholarship- (High school seniors and current college students) - http://www.homeadvisor.com/r/scholarships/#.WEF1g1wXPxW –Deadline Dec. 15th- Write an essay (min. word count 1,000 – max. word count 2,000) - about why green home improvement is important to the world today and why is it important to you. Things to consider when writing your essay are- why is going green in the home important, what are some of the best ways to make a home more green, what are some of the best alternatives to use in the home and what are some unique ideas/alternatives to go green in the home. Answers are graded based on creativity, originality, quality and relevance towards green home improvement innovations. Winner receives a $1,000 scholarship.

 

Explain the Pain-(Ages 13-25 years) https://www.dosomething.org/us/campaigns/explain-pain-text?source=ds_scholarship  Deadline-12/31- Amount: $5,000-Share ways to keep friends safe from prescription pain med abuse. Quick and easy scholarship.

Spend Your Cheddar Better--(Ages 13-25 years) https://www.dosomething.org/us/campaigns/spend-your-cheddar-better?sour