Outside Scholarship Opportunities - August 2014 Deadlines
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Deadline: 8/1/2014 Students with declared majors of biology, chemistry, biochemistry, or a related life-science field are encouraged to apply. Students must have a minimum 3.0 GPA (on a 4.0 scale). References may be submitted. $5,000 - $10,000
Deadline: 8/9/2014. Students currently enrolled with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher who have worked an average of at least 12 hours for each of the previous 4 weeks at the time of applying are encouraged to apply. Student must submit an essay discussing the complexities of paying your way through college. $1,000
Deadline: 8/15/2014. Students 16 and older enrolled or committed to attend a two-year, four-year, or graduate program with a cumulative GPA of 2.75 are encouraged to apply. Students must submit a paper application and an essay describing your motivation/decision to pursue a degree in your chosen area. A 30 second video summary must also be uploaded via instagram to their Facebook page. $1,000.
Deadline: 8/20/14. Applicants must have completed their first year of medical school and show proof of enrollment for second year. Student must submit an essay and proof of student loan debt. $5,000.
Deadline: 8/30/2014. Students may write a 500 - 700 word essay on the following topic: "What compels you to study accounting, business, and/or finance? What is your end goal, and how do you think you will make a difference in this field?". Students must submit a copy of their transcript and one letter of recommendation. $5,000
Deadline: 8/31/2014. College students with a major limb amputation are eligible to apply. Students must provide transcripts and a short letter explaining how the loss of limb(s) has affected his or her life. $500
Deadline: 8/31/2014. Students currently enrolled or who will be enrolling in the next 6 months in an undergraduate, graduate, or certificate level nursing education program are encourages to apply. Students must submit a 600 - 800 word essay. $1,000
Additional scholarship opportunities will be added as the information becomes available to us.