Outside Scholarship Opportunities - October 2014 Deadlines
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Deadline: 10/1/2014. Scholarship applicants must have Nucleus Cochlear Implant. Scholarships are awarded on the basis of academic achievement and a demonstrated commitment to the Cochlear ideals of leadership and humanity. $2,000, renewable
Deadline: 10/1/2014. The Legal Leaders of Tomorrow Scholarship is awarded annually to a student pursuing a career in the legal field. Student must submit a 200 - 300 essay on the topic of how legal professions can make a positive difference in their community. Applicants must be pursuing a legal-related degree, such as pre-law, paralegal, or criminal justice. $1,000
Hispanocare Student Scholarship
Deadline: 10/3/2014. The Hispanocare Student Scholarship fund was established to help Latino-American college students complete their education. Students must be of Latino descent with a minimum ACT composite of 21. Students must be citizens, nationals, or permanent residents in the US and must reside in Illinois. Students must be majoring in a field related to the healthcare arena. Varies
Deadline: 10/6/2014. Scholarships are intended for our future leaders across a wide spectrum of fields of study. This award is available to high school seniors and all students attending a post-secondary educational facility. You are not required to be taking Engineering courses to be eligible. Our belief is that achieving a high grade point average should not be the only criteria for determining who deserves to be helped. For that reason we are offering a scholarship that will be awarded on the basis of character, as determined by evaluated the essays that are submitted. $500
Deadline: 10/15/2014. The La Unidad Latina Foundation educational scholarships are awarded to Hispanic students with a minimum GPA of 2.8. Students must currently be enrolled in a bachelor's or master's degree program and have completed at least one full year of study. Students must reside in the United States. $250 - $1,000
Deadline: 10/24/2014. 12th graders, College Undergraduates, and Graduate Students are eligible to submit an essay. $50 - $10,000
Coca-Cola Scholars Program
Deadline: 10/31/2014. The Coca-Cola Scholarships Program Scholarship is an achievement-based scholarship awarded to graduating high school seniors each year. Students are recognized for their capacity to lead and serve, and their commitment to making a significant impact on their schools and communities. Varies
Additional scholarship opportunities will be added as the information becomes available to us.