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SEPTEMBER SCHOLARSHIPS 2019

DUE SEPTEMBER

Scholarship 

Eligibility 

Deadline

The Gates Scholarship

  • A high school senior
  • From at least one of the following ethnicities: African-American, American Indian/Alaska Native, Asian & Pacific Islander American, and/or Hispanic American
  • Pell-eligible 
  • A US citizen, national, or permanent resident 
  • In good academic standing with a minimum cumulative weighted GPA of 3.3 on a 4.0 scale (or equivalent) 

September 15

Cameron Impact Scholarship

  • Must have at least an unweighted GPA of 3.7
  • Excel in a broad area of extracurricular activities
  • No citizenship requirements are set in place
  • Essays, transcripts, and letters of recommendations all have to be submitted by the deadline 

September 13

12:00 PM (Pacific Coastal Time) 

Mason Finance Scholarship

  • All applicants must be enrolled, or due to be enrolled as a full-time student at an accredited college or university for the semester they are applying to receive the scholarship.
  • Applicants are not required to have a minimum GPA.
  • Domestic, international, and undocumented students may apply.

September 15

Golden Doors Scholars

  • High school senior, recent high school graduate, or currently enrolled undergraduates or transfer students 
  • Must have DACA

September 16 9PM (Pacific Coastal Time) 

AYN Rand

  • No citizenship is required
  • Student must be in 12th grade 
  • Essay must be no fewer than 800 words but no more than 1,600 words in length 

September 19

DDSRank Scholarship

  • Must be enrolled in high school (seniors only), college or graduate school
  • Students must be seeking to pursue a career in dentistry or dental hygienist 
  • Applicants must be a US resident

September 22

Questbridge Scholarship

  • Student has to be nominated by a counselor, advisor, teacher, etc
  • If student is matched they will be provided a full ride scholarship for all 4-years
  • Are targeted for low-income, first-generation students 
  • Extensive application

September 26

Same Day Loan Scholarship

  • Be enrolled full time high school student or at least part time in college, graduate, or trade school
  • US citizen
  • Minimum cumulative GPA of 2.8

September 28

Just Poetry Scholarship

  • Scholarship is open to all US high school students
  • Student must submit an original poem with 20 lines or less 

September 30

OppU Achievers Scholarship

  • Be enrolled full time high school or at least part time in college, graduate, professional, or trade school
  • Possess a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0 
  • Must be a US citizen 

September 30

NextStep U STEM Scholarship

  • Students interested in going into a career in the STEM field
  • Student must be 16-22 years old
  • No citizenship requirement

September 30

Trophy Center Sportsmanship Scholarship

  • Have a minimum high school GPA of 3.25 
  • Have demonstrated a unique or special form of sportsmanship, kindness or compassion
  • Will begin college in the Fall of 2020

September 30

Don’t Text and Drive Scholarship

  • Must be a high school freshman, sophomore, junior, or senior 
  • Student must be a US resident or US citizen 
  • Student has to write a 500- 100 word essay
  • $1000 scholarship

September 30

Writer’s of the Future Contest

  • There is no citizenship requirement to apply
  • $1000, $750, and $500 are awarded to winners

September 30

Montem Health and Wellness Scholarship

  • Students who are currently in high school, college, university, or trade school
  • Must have a passion for a lifetime of a healthy lifestyle 
  • Must write a 500-1000 word essay

September 30

Odeza Marketing Scholarship

  • Be between the age of 16-25 
  • Current high school students are eligible 
  • Have a GPA of 2.5 or higher
  • Be a US citizen

September 30

2018-2019 LHS Scholarship
Requirements: 
  • Be a class of 2019 graduating senior 
  • Plan to attend a vocational school, community college, of 4-yr University in the Fall
 
College Pathway Club Scholarship
Requirements:
  • Be a class of 2019 graduating senior 
  • Plan to attend a vocational school, community college, of 4-yr University in the Fall
Scholarship Eligibility Amount Link (For more information)
Ron Brown Scholarship African American Seniors. Demonstrate financial need \ Up to $40000 https://www.ronbrown.org/section/apply/rbsp-application
Greg Goff Leadership Award High school students $2,000 http://nshssfoundation.org/scholarships/greg-goff-leadership-awards/
Better Brothers Book LA Scholarship Black LGBT students $500-$1500 http://betterbrothersla.com/book-scholarship.shtml
Dream Big Scholarship High School Student $500 http://www.annabelleinpower.org/scholarship.html
Point Foundation Scholarship High school seniors who identify with the LGBT community Varies https://pointfoundation.org/point-apply/apply-now/
Jeff Krosnoff Scholarship High school students with a min 3.0 gpa. Must write essay $10,000 http://www.jeffkrosnoffscholarship.com/Scholarship.htm
The Foundation Essay Contest High school students Up to $1,000 http://essay.fountainmagazine.com/
Princeton Prize Award HIgh School Students Up to $1000 https://pprize.princeton.edu/apply
Frank Kazmierczak Memorial Migrant Scholarship Students of migrant workers Up to $1,000 http://migrant.net/scholarships/
Harriet Fitzgerald Scholarship Female seniors planning to attend a woman's college $10,000 http://www.thesunflowerinitiative.com/scholarship/
Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship Minority high school seniors with financial need Up to $28000 over four years http://www.jackierobinson.org/apply/
Bulk Office Supply.com Scholarship High school students with an interest in teaching, art, or owning their own business $1,000 https://www.bulkofficesupply.com/scholarships-in-new-york
Bank of America Student Leader Program Junior or Senior in high school. Able to legally work in the U.S internship
We the Students Essay Contest US citizens or permanent residents. $5,000 http://www.billofrightsinstitute.org/engage/students-programs-events/scholarship/
HACER National Scholarship US citizens or permanent residents. Min 2.7 GPA. Hispanic descent. $100,000 paid over 4 years https://www.mcdonalds.com/us/en-us/community/hacer.html
Better Together STEM Scholarship Live in a PG&E service area. Majoring in STEM $1000-$10000 https://scholarsapply.org/pge/
Life in a Letter Scholarship Slam 25 years or younger and planning to attend college in the US 1,000 http://www.powerpoetry.org/poetry-slams/life-letter-scholarship-slam
Apartment List Scholarship U.S citizen or eligible non-citizen $500 https://www.apartmentlist.com/scholarship
National Scholarship for First-Time College Students Must be DACA eligible. Min 2.5 GPA. Must have come to the U.S before 16th birthday varies http://www.thedream.us/scholarships/national-scholarship/
Daniel R. Jimenez Scholarship Must be AB 540 student. Min 3.0 GPA. $500 http://danielrjimenez.wixsite.com/drjs
Hispanic Scholarship Fund 2018-2019 Scholarship Hispanic high school students with a min 3.0 gpa or higher, planning to enroll full-time with completed FAFSA $500-$5,000 https://www.hsf.net/en_US/scholarship
Gladys Carol Scholarship U.S citizen or eligible non citizen. Majoring in STEM. Min 3.75 GPA $5,000 http://gcsp.vpweb.com/
Davis Putter Scholarship Fund High school Students who demonstrate activism in progressive issues, ie: civil rights, economic justice, etc Up to $10000 http://www.davisputter.org/apply-for-scholarships/
AFSA HIgh School Scholarship U.S citizen or eligible non-citizen $2,000 https://www.afsascholarship.org/high-school-entry-form/
AMTIE Scholarship Students with proof of financial need. Must pursue career in the medical field $500 https://www.americanmedtech.org/Schools/Scholarships-Awards
College Jumpstart Scholarship U.S citizen or eligible non-citizen $1,000 http://www.jumpstart-scholarship.net/application-us/
BHW Scholarship Female seniors majoring in STEM $3,000 https://thebhwgroup.com/scholarship
ACF Visionary Scholarship program U.S citizen or eligible non-citizen $1000-$5000 https://americancollegefoundation.org/college_planning/visionary_scholarship_terms.aspx
PepsiCo Cesar Chavez Latino Scholarship Min 3.0 GPA. Latino descent $5,000
Chely Wright Scholarship HIgh school students who demonstrate LGBT advocacy varies http://likeme.org/chely-wright-scholarship/
AJ Wang Foundation Scholarship Students interested in attending community college   http://www.ajwangfoundation.org/
CCNMA Scholarship High school students interested in journalism $500-$1000 http://ccnma.org/scholarships-and-awards/scholarships/scholarship-application/
Gracias Music Foundation Scholarship High School Student $2,000 http://graciasmusicfoundation.org/scholarship/
Delete Cyberbullying Scholarship U.S citizen or eligible non-citizen $1,000 http://endcyberbullying.net/scholarship/
Automotive Hall of Fame Scholarship U.S citizen or eligible non-citizen. Min. 3.0 GPA. Interest in an automotive career   http://www.automotivehalloffame.org/scholarships/
US Attorneys Scholarship Essay Contest US resident/citizen that has been accepted to an American university or college $500 https://usattorneys.com/immigration/usattorneyscom-immigration-scholarship-essay-contest/
Lending Tree Scholarship U.S citizen or eligible non citizen. Min 3.5 GPA $2,500 https://www.lendingtree.com/about/scholarship
Chegg $1000 monthly scholarship US citizens or permanent residents. $1,000
Courage to Grow Scholarship US citizens or permanent residents. $500 https://couragetogrowscholarship.com/
Make me a Freshman Scholarship contest High School Student $500 https://makemeafreshman.com/scholarship-contest/
Que Llueva Cafe Scholarship Must be undocumented student of Latino descend $500 http://www.ca-core.org/que_llueva_cafe_scholarship_program
TELACU Education Foundation Scholarship First generation student from a low income household. Min. 2.5 GPA. $500-$5000 http://telacu.com/telacu-education-foundation/college-success-program/apply/
Simon Youth Community Scholarship U.S citizen or eligible non-citizen $1,500 http://programs.applyists.com/syf/
Golden Door Scholarship Must be a high school senior eligible for DACA   https://www.goldendoorscholars.org/apply.html
Coca-Cola Schoarship U.S citizen or eligible non-citizen $20,000 http://www.coca-colascholarsfoundation.org/apply/#programs
Hungry for Education Schoarship U.S citizen or eligible non-citizen varies http://www.dennyshungryforeducation.com/
JKFC College Scholarship Min 3.5 GPA. Eligible for Pell Grant Up to $40000 http://www.jkcf.org/scholarship-programs/college-scholarship/
Wendy's High School Heisman scholarship HIgh school senior with B-average grade. Participate in at least one school sponsored sport.   https://www.wendyshighschoolheisman.com/about/
Lynwood High School Scholarship Graduating LHS Seniors with a min. 2.0 gpa $500 Application available in the college and career center