GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship

  • Description: 

    Honoring the legacy and character of our nation’s 40th President, the GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program rewards college-bound students who demonstrate exemplary leadership, drive, integrity, and citizenship with financial assistance to pursue higher education.

    This program is administered by Scholarship America, the nation's largest designer and manager of scholarship, tuition assistance and other education support programs for corporations, foundations, associations and individuals.

    Eligibility:

    • 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.

    Award Amount: The Program selects numerous recipients to receive a $10,000 scholarship
    Application: CLICK HERE
    Application Deadline: January 5, 2021

Gates Millennium Scholars **No longer Available**They met their 20,000 student limit

  • Description:

    • Be African American, American Indian/Alaska Native, Asian American/Pacific Islander or Hispanic American;  
    • Be Citizens, legal permanent residents or nationals of the United States;
    • Have a cumulative GPA of 3.3 on an unweighted 4.0 scale or earned a GED;
    • Have demonstrated leadership abilities through participation in community service, extracurricular or other activities;
    • Meet Federal Pell Grant eligibility criteria;
    • Enroll for the first time at a U.S. located , accredited college or university (with the exception of students concurrently pursuing a high school diploma) in the fall as a full-time, degree seeking, first year student;
    • Have completed and submitted their application by the deadline; and
    • Have the following forms completed and submitted by the deadline on your behalf:
      • A Nominator Form-an evaluation of the student's academic record, and;
      • A Recommender Form- an evaluation of the student's community service and leadership  activities.

    Scholarship covers the cost of your education.  See application for complete details

    Application:  CLICK HERE
    Application Deadline: 2020-2021 Date to be determined

FFA National Scholarship Program

  • Description:

    To apply, ALL scholarship applicants MUST:

    • Be a high school senior or currently enrolled in college
    • Be less than 23 years of age at time of submitting the application 
    • Be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident
    • Plan to attend post-secondary school in the U.S.
    • Be a full-time student who is actively attending classes

    Application: CLICK HERE
    Application Deadline: January 14, 2021 at 11:59pm

MENSA Foundation

  • Description:

    There are two requirements for applicants:

    • Applicants must be enrolled in a degree program in an accredited U.S. institution of higher learning during the academic year following the application date.
    • Applicants must submit an application and essay explaining his or her career, academic and/or vocational goals. Essays must be no longer than 550 words.

    Award Amount: $2,500
    Application: CLICK HERE
    Application Deadline: January 15, 2021

Live Más Scholarship Presented by The Taco Bell Foundation

  • Description:

     You must be a legal resident of the 50 United States and the District of Columbia, at least 16 years of age and no older than 24 years of age, located in the United States or D.C. and on track to apply for or currently enrolled in an accredited post-high school/post-secondary educational programs located in the United States or D.C. (including accredited two-and four-year colleges, universities, vocational-technical and trade schools).
    You’ll have to identify the specific secondary education program, college or certificate/degree option you want to get into, or for which you need funds. You may be looking to enroll or already enrolled in this secondary educational program.
    If you are a minor, you’ll need written consent from a parent or legal guardian to participate.
    You must be willing to work with the Taco Bell Foundation’s Scholarship Management Company throughout the application and award process.

    Application: Apply Here

    DeadlineJanuary 20, 2021

The Coolidge

  • Description:

    The Coolidge Scholarship is an annually awarded, full-ride, presidential scholarship that covers a student’s tuition, room, board, and expenses for four years of undergraduate study. The Coolidge may be used by recipients at any accredited college or university in the United States. Anyone of any background, pursuing any academic discipline of study, may apply to this non-partisan, need-blind, program.

    Students apply for the Coolidge Scholarship during their junior year of high school. Finalists are flown in for a finalist weekend at the Coolidge Historic Site in Plymouth Notch, Vermont where they interview with the Coolidge Scholars Finalist Jury. Recipients of the Coolidge Scholarship are notified of their award late in their junior year, before college application (note: current high school seniors are not eligible to apply). Finalists who are not named Coolidge Scholars are eligible to receive a smaller, one-time, college scholarship.

    • 2021 Coolidge Scholarship applicants must intend to enroll full-time at an accredited U.S. college or university as an undergraduate for the first time in fall 2022. That is to say, students in their junior year of high school, or the equivalent if home schooled, are eligible to apply. (Students who are currently high school juniors but take some courses at a local college are indeed eligible to apply for the Coolidge Scholarship.)
    • 2021 Coolidge Scholarship applicants must be citizens or legal permanent residents of the United States of America by the 2021 scholarship deadline.
    • 2021 Coolidge Scholarship applicants cannot be the immediate family member of any current employee or trustee of the Coolidge Scholars Program or the Calvin Coolidge Presidential Foundation.

    Application: CLICK HERE (For more information)
    Application Deadline: January 20, 2021 at 5:00 PM EST

Successories College Scholarship

  • Description:

    Scholarship Essay Question:

    "We want to know... what motivates you to succeed? Whether it's succeeding in your personal life, academically or in your career, share your motivation with us for a chance to win $1,500 for college." (250 words or less)

    Scholarship Applicant Requirements:

    Be fifteen (15) years of age or older at the time of application

    Be legal residents of the fifty (50) United States or the District of Columbia

    Be currently enrolled (or enroll no later than the fall of 2026) in an accredited post-secondary institution of higher education - college, university or trade school

    Please read the full Official Rules

    Application: CLICK HERE
    Application Deadline: January 31, 2021

Equitable Excellence Scholarship

  • Description:

    The program awards students from across the country who work hard to make a positive and lasting impact in their communities and beyond. Over 360 scholarships will be awarded. In addition, $1,000 grants will be awarded to the high schools of each of the Equitable ExcellenceSM scholarship winners.

    Eligible applicants must:

    • Demonstrate courage, strength and wisdom as shown by community impact through volunteer

    service.

    • Be high school seniors planning to attend an accredited two-year or four-year college or

    university in the United States.

    • Be a United States citizen or legal resident living or claiming residency in one of the 50 U.S.

    states, District of Columbia or Puerto Rico.

    Application: Click Here 

    Application Deadline: January 28, 2021

AFSCME Union Plus Scholarship

  • Description:

    Scholarships are limited to a son or daughter including foster children, step-children for whom the member (current or retired) supports more than 50%. Must be accepted into an accredited college, university, community college, technical college or trade school.

    Amount: $500 to $4,000 one-time cash award.  

    Application: CLICK HERE
    Application Deadline: January 31, 2021

Great Clips Scholarship

  • Current students, high school students and anyone interested in cosmetology or barbering as a career can apply for an Alice Madden Barton scholarship through the Alice Madden Barton Scholarship program. These scholarships can be used at any cosmetology or barbering school. The scholarships are given out twice a year in January and July to applicants who can demonstrate a passion for the craft and dedication to developing their skills. 

    Application: CLICK HERE  - Starts January 15, 2021
    Application Deadline: January 31, 2021

I Have Dream Scholarship

  • Description:

    Applicants must:

    • Be thirteen (14) years of age or older at the time of application
    • Be legal residents of the fifty (50) United States or the District of Columbia
    • Be currently enrolled (or enroll no later than the fall of 2026) in an accredited post-secondary institution of higher education

    Submit an online written response to the question:
    "We want to know... what do you dream about? Whether it's some bizarre dream you had last week, or your hopes for the future, share your dreams with us for a chance to win $1,500 for college." (250 words or less)

    The I Have a Dream Scholarship winner will be notified by email or phone on or around April 30, 2021.

    Award Amount: $1,500
    Application: CLICK HERE  
    Application Deadline: January 31, 2021