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ADT Home Security Essay contest
American Assoc. of University Women-Educational Foundation Grants and fellowship search
ACA Foundation Essay Contest
American Indian Graduate Center Scholarships and fellowships for American Indian and Alaska Native graduate students.
American Psychological Association Scholarships, Grants, and Awards search
American Psychological Association of Graduate Students Scholarships and Awards
Andrade Law Offices Scholarship Video or essay contest
Anthony Castelli Veteran’s College Scholarship Essay contest for current military veteran or honorably discharged veteran or parent, sibling, child or grandchild of a current or honorably discharged veteran. DEADLINE: MEMORIAL DAY YEARLY
Air Tools Guide Essay contest DEADLINE: JUNE 30 YEARLY
Association on American Indian Affairs Scholarship programs for both undergraduate and graduate students who are from federally recognized tribes and tribes not recognized federally.
Baker and Gilchrist 350+ word essay or video contest
Band with Success
Bats Finder Essay contest DEADLINE: JUNE 30 YEARLY
Best Psychology Degrees Scholarship program DEADLINES: APRIL 30TH AND OCTOBER 31 YEARLY
Bob Scholarship – Best of Bests Essay, info graphics, or article contest. DEADLINE: NOVEMBER 30 YEARLY
Boom Essays Writing Contest Essay contest
Buenas Opiniones Essay contest DEADLINES: JANUARY 31, 2018 AND AUGUST 31, 2018
California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists Educational Foundation scholarships and grants
California Psychological Association  The CFA Foundation – minority scholarship program, sponsored trainings
California Tour Guide Essay contest
CareerInfo – sponsored by the US Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration Scholarship search database
Catinfo.com Essay contest DEADLINE: FEBRUARY 28 YEARLY
CGTrader Essay contest
Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma Scholarship and grant program
Christine Downing Dissertation Fellowship Fellowship  DEADLINE: EXTENDED TO JANUARY 1, 2018
Cogniizant Transformation Young Entrepreneur Essay Scholarship
College Board Scholarship search engine
College Scholarships Scholarship search database. Includes scholarships specific to degree level and other criteria.
Compression Info Essay contest
Congressional Caucus Hispanic Institute Scholarship Offers a one-time $5,000 scholarship to Latino students in the US at the graduate level who have a history of performing public service-oriented activities in their communities and who demonstrate a desire to continue their civic engagement in the future.
Court System Bi-annual essay scholarship
Council for International Exchange of Scholars Grants offered by the Fulbright Scholar Program
Counter Culturist Essay contest DEADLINE: AUGUST 20 YEARLY
Credit Card Reviewed Essay contest
David Benowitz Recognizing Public Servants Essay scholarship
David E Gordon Essay & Video contest DEADLINE: DECEMBER 8 YEARLY
Davis-Putter Scholarship Funds Grants for active participants in struggles for civil rights, social/economic justice or other progressive issues.
Dental Video entry DEADLINE: JUNE 1 YEARLY
Diet in Review Essay contest
dietspotlight.com Essay and film contest
Disability Scholarships Scholarship resourse center
Dr. Gregory T. Amarantos Essay contest DEADLINE: DECEMBER 1 YEARLY
Dronethusiast Global Drone Scholarship Women in Science essay contest DEADLINE: DECEMBER 1 YEARLY
Duffy Law Essay contest DEADLINE: JULY 15 YEARLY
Edvisors Scholarship search database
Employment Resources National Archives Employment Resources for Veterans
Essay contest DEADLINE: JANUARY 20, 2018
Eraser Clinic Laser Tattoo Removal
Writing project DEADLINES: JUNE 30, 2018 AND SPRING NOVEMBER 30, 2018
FastWeb Scholarship search database
Federal Grants Wire Clearinghouse for federal grant opportunities, organized by categories
FinAid! Scholarship search directory
Fittous Essay contest DEADLINE: JULY 31, 2018
Form Swift Essay contest DEADLINES: MARCH 15, 2018 / JUNE 15, 2018 / SEPTEMBER 15, 2018
Foundation Center Grants and foundation directory
Ford Foundation The Fellowship Programs, offered through the National Academy of Sciences, seeks to increase faculty diversity at U.S. colleges and universities. Fellowships are made at the predoctoral, dissertation and postdoctoral levels to students who demonstrate academic excellence, a commitment to pluralism and a strong interest in teaching and research.
The Future of Bariatric Surgery Scholarship DEADLINES: JANUARY 1, YEARLY
Gary Sinise Foundation Programs for Veterans
Gen and Kelly Tanabe Scholarship $1,000 merit-based scholarships
Get in a Pool, Get Healthy Writing contest
Girlterest Essay contest
Go College Scholarship search directory
Good Call Scholarship search directory
Grants.gov Database of grant opportunities within the U.S. federal government
Hammock Expert Essay contest DEADLINES: JANUARY 31, 2018 AND AUGUST 31, 2018
Harry Frank Guggenheim Foundation Research grants and dissertation fellowships to students during dissertation writing phase.
Health Professions Education Foundation Scholarship and loan repayment programs-California health professions (MFT, Clinical Social Workers, Psychologists).
Healthcare Leaders Essay contest
Head Set Plus Video contest DEADLINE: DECEMBER 31 YEARLY
Help Teaching Scholarship Short story or informational article DEADLINE: JUNE 1 YEARLY
HiLine Coffe Essay contest DEADLINE: MAY 15 YEARLY
Hispanic Scholarship Fund Scholarship search directory
Hitting The Golf Ball Sports Scholarship Essay scholarship Students that have a passion in sports.
How to Start a Blog Video entry
Improving Energy Efficiency Essay scholarship
Internet Marketing Essay contest DEADLINES: JANUARY 15, 2018 / MARCH 31, 2018
Invesmentzen Essay contest
Italissimmo Essay contest DEADLINE: MAY 30 YEARLY
Jason Kalafat Make a Difference Essay scholarship
Jewish Community Center Graduate student scholarship program. Recipients required to work for 2 years post graduation otherwise scholarship must be repaid.
K. Hunter Goff Bankruptcy/Consumer Rights Scholarship Application and transcripts required. DEADLINE: JULY 31 YEARLY
Kenneth Carp Law Offices Essay contest DEADLINE: DECEMBER 31, YEARLY
Latin American Educational Foundation Colorado resident. Hispanic heritage and/or actively involved in the Hispanic Community. Community service involvement required
Latino College Dollars Scholarship search directory
LawnStarter Essay contest
Levin Injury Firm Essay contest
Licensed Mental Health Services Provider Education Program Encourages mental health service providers to work in Mental Health Professional Shortage areas or qualified facilities in California by authorizing a plan for repayment (up to $15,000) of their educational loans in exchange for their service in a designated shortage area for at least 2 years.
Look Twice, Save a Life Scholarship Scholarship promoting motorcycle safety among students DEADLINE: DECEMBER 1 YEARLY
Mars Translation Essay scholarship DEADLINE: JUNE 30 YEARLY
Masters in Education.net Scholarship, Fellowship, and Grant search
Manualgo Electronics Scholarship Essay scholarship DEADLINE: JULY 31 YEARLY
Meldon Law Essay contest
Mental Health Dissertation Research Grant to Increase Diversity (R36) The purpose of this funding opportunity is to increase the diversity of the mental health research workforce. It will enable qualified doctoral candidates to pursue research careers in any area relevant to the research mission of the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) Mechanism of Support
Mesothelioma Cancer Alliance Scholarship Essay or video, scholarship for those who have battled cancer at any point in their lives (not limited to mesothelioma) or those who have a parent, sibling, immediate family member or close friend that has battled or is currently fighting cancer.
MyHairWeb Essay contest DEADLINE: JUNE 15 YEARLY
MyParentingJournal Essay contest
My Private Tutor Essay scholarship DEADLINE: MAY 9 YEARLY
My Sewing Adventure Essay contest DEADLINE: MAY 31 YEARLY
National Academy of Education Dissertation Fellowship Program and Post-doctoral Fellowships offered
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) The NAACP is a leading advocate of equal access to quality education
National Endowment for the Humanities Grants and fellowships available. Reference materials. Summer seminars
National Federation of the Blind Scholarship for legally blind student, must participate in NFB convention and program activities
Open Society Foundations Grant, scholarship, and fellowship
Paralyzed Veterans of America Scholarships for paralyzed veterans, spouses of paralyzed veterans, or children of paralyzed veterans under the age of 24.
Parentinn Essay contest
The Perfect Home $3000 writing contest
Point Foundation The National LGBTQ Scholarship Fund. Part 1of Application due November
Protechlists 500-1000 word article DEADLINE: OCTOBER 31 YEARLY
The Reeves Law Group Scholarship Essay contest
Rice Law MD Essay contest DEADLINE: MAY 1 YEARLY
Roy Scrivner Memorial Research Grant The Roy Scrivner Research Grants provide graduate student grants (preference given to dissertation candidates) for empirical or applied research that encourages the study of lesbian, gay, and bisexual family (LGB) psychology and LGB family therapy. Researchers from all fields of the behavioral and social sciences are encouraged to apply.
Sallie Mae Scholarship Search Engine Scholarship search engine
Scholarship America Resource for private scholarships and other financial support
Scholarship Experts Scholarship search directory
Scholarships and Grants Scholarships and grants resources
Scholarships.com Scholarship search directory
School Soup Scholarship search directory
SGM Law Group Essay Scholarship
Shawn Sukumar Criminal Justice Reform Essay scholarship
Sleep Deep Essay contest
Sleepedia Video Scholarship
Smarter Furniture for Smart Home Writing Scholarship
Creative Writing Annual Scholarship. First year students only
Smart Home Talks (SHT) Scholarship
Info graphic or article submission. DEADLINE: JUNE 3 YEARLY
Smith Publicity One time $1,000 scholarship for best essay on persuasive writing
Soccer HQ Essay contest
Social Science Research Council Dissertation development fellowship. Grants and fellowships promote diversification of knowledge, perspectives, backgrounds and nationalities.
Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues Grants and awards for research on social issues. Thesis and dissertation writing.
Software Testing Scholarship Essay Scholarship
Southern Regional Educational Board SREB-State Doctoral Scholars Program to help increase faculty diversity. Offers fellowships.
Student Aid on the Web Financial aid and scholarships search wizard. Other educational financial resources.
Supplementsbit Essay Scholarship
Support Sobriety Scholarship Essay Scholarship
Thank Your Skin Scholarship 500-1000 Word Essay Scholarship
The Krist Law Firm, P.C. National Scholarship 300-500 Word Essay Scholarship
Thomas Law Office Essay contest
The Rise Of New Homes 500 word Essay contest
Toolversed Essay contest DEADLINE: DECEMBER 31, YEARLY
United Negro College Fund Scholarships, fellowships and internships
U.S. Post Office Locator Scholarship Award Essay Contest
Veteran Resources Scholarship and Grants for Veterans
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Wear Action Scholarship
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Wieand Legal
WifeKnows’ Annual Scholarship
Essay Scholarship
Women’s Guide to Finance
Financial Planning Resources
Women’s Scholarships Scholarships for women
Writing.org Essay contest
Zavodnick, Zavodnick, & Lasky, LLC bi-annual Scholarship Essay writing project. DEADLINE: JUNE 1 YEARLY
Zenni Optical Poetry contest