2018 Upper Peninsula Road Builders (UPRB) Scholarships

The Board of the Upper Peninsula Road Builders Scholarship Fund is offering scholarships to currently enrolled Civil Engineer and Survey Engineering students at Michigan Tech University.  The awards range between $500 and $1,000 and are not renewable. The scholarship application (attached) has information on selection criteria, as well as information about the UP Road Builders and the people who have set up endowments in their name under this family of scholarships.

Due May 1, 2017 by 5.pm.

Application: UP Road Builders Scholarship Application 2017-2018 new


P.E.O International Grants and Loans for Women Students

Deadline: rolling

Award Amount: Variable

The P.E.O. International Houghton Chapter has several grants and loans available for women students at Michigan Tech. Please visit their web site here  and contact Susan Beck at PEOPCEELF@charter.net for more details and application instructions.

P.E.O. was founded in 1869 by seven students at Iowa Wesleyan College in Mount Pleasant, Iowa. Today, P.E.O. has grown to nearly a quarter of a million members in chapters throughout the U.S. and Canada, with headquarters in Des Moines, Iowa. Their focus is to help women to achieve education.

Graphic Design or Applied Arts Scholarship


Deadline: July 1, 2018

Amount: $1,000

Eligibility: High school senior or undergraduate student pursuing a Graphic Design or Applied Arts degree. Must be legal U.S. resident and at least 18 years of age.

Application: Submit a unique visual design displayed on the blank trade show display provided on their website. Applicants are encourages to think outside the box. In addition to this graphic design example, submit a short essay (200-300 words) answering the following question: “Why are you passionate about pursuing a degree in Graphic Design or Applied Arts?” Email application documents to scholarship@indydisplays.com. Include your name, age, major, and accredited university or college.

Questions? scholarship@indydisplays.com

Website: http://www.indydisplays.com/content/16-graphic-arts-scholarship

99Bitcoins $1,500 Scholarship


Deadline: August 1, 2018

Amount: $1,500

Eligibility: High school senior or current undergraduate student enrolled in an accredited university.

Application: Write a 1,500-2,000 word essay about the future of crypto-currency. Where do you see crypto-currency going in the next 5-10 years? How will you use your education to help improve crypto-currency? In addition to your essay, submit a 5-15 minute video elaborating on the key points addressed in your essay. See website for additional online application requirements: https://99bitcoins.com/99bitcoins-cryptocurrency-scholarship-for-academic-studies/

Questions? hayley@99bitcoins.com

Website: https://99bitcoins.com/99bitcoins-cryptocurrency-scholarship-for-academic-studies/

Healthery Healthcare or Education Monthly Scholarship


Deadline: Rolling Monthly Basis

Amount: $1,000 each month

Eligibility: Student must be at least 18 years of age, studying in the U.S., minimum GPA of 2.8 or higher, currently enrolled in school majoring in a health-care or education-related field.

Application: Submit a 500-750 word essay that describes your career ambitions and why you are currently studying education or healthcare degree. See website for more required application documents. Email documents to: submissions@cprnearme.com

Questions? submissions@cprnearme.com

Website: https://healthery.com/scholarship/

Shoppok.com $1,200 Scholarship


Deadline: August 10, 2018

Amount: $1,200

Eligibility: College or university students who are both over the age of 18 years old and who also have a minimum GPA of 2.5 or higher.

Application: Submit an essay (1,000-1,500 words) on one of the following two topics:
– “How to build a successful social media marketing plan”
– “What are the advantages of advertising in classifieds?”
Email essay response to scholarship@shoppok.com

Questions? scholarship@shoppok.com

Website: http://www.shoppok.com/scholarship.html

AICPA Legacy Scholarship


Deadline: March 1, 2018

Amount: Varies per scholarship. Ranges from $3,000-$5,000.

Eligibility: Three different scholarships, including awards for community college transfer students and for students with an undergrad degree in something other than accounting or business who plan to pursue a graduate degree in accounting. All applicants must maintain a GPA of at least 3.0. See website for more eligibility requirements.

Application: Applications for scholarships are available on their website. https://www.thiswaytocpa.com/education/aicpa-legacy-scholarships/

Questions? academics@aicpa.org

Website: https://www.thiswaytocpa.com/education/aicpa-legacy-scholarships/

Viber Mobile Technology Scholarship

Deadline: June 1, 2018

Amount: Three awards of $1,000 each.

Eligibility: U.S. Citizens or Permanent Legal Residents of the U.S. Enrolled at an accredited college or university during the 2017-2018 academic year.

Application: Write a 400-500 word essay on: How you believe mobile technology will change in the next ten years. Include a 20-100 word personal introduction, title email “Viber Scholarship Submission – Last Name, First Name”
Email application documents to scholarships@viber.com

Questions? scholarships@viber.com

Website: https://account.viber.com/en/scholarship

Ampronix College Scholarship Program


Deadline: May 31, 2018

Amount: 1st Place $1,000; 2nd Place $750; 3rd Place $500

Eligibility: Legal resident of U.S., enrolled full-time (12+credits), have volunteered a minimum of 20 hours between June 2017 and May 2018.

Application: Submit a short essay answering the 3 questions below (500-800 word count) with a supplementary photo in the document.
1) What college/university are you attending and what is your field of study?
2) How has the subject of your photo inspired you to choose your specific field of study?
3) How do you give back to your community through volunteerism?
Name your document: lastname_firstname_ampronix_scholarship_essay
If applicable, please also include a Statement of Financial Need.
Email required documents to scholarship@ampronix.com

Questions? scholarship@ampronix.com

Website: https://www.ampronix.com/ampronix-college-scholarship

STEM Scholarship from HoshizakiIceMaker.com


Deadline: July 31, 2018

Amount: $1,000; split between Fall and Spring semesters

Eligibility: College student or high school senior enrolled in four year accredited U.S. university. Cumulative minimum GPA of 3.0. Full time enrollment of 12+ credits. Declared major in science, technology, engineering, and math fields of study. U.S. citizen

Application: Online application with short answer questions (150-1,000 words). https://hoshizakiicemaker.com/apply-for-stem-scholarship

Questions? info@hoshizakiicemaker.com

Website: https://hoshizakiicemaker.com/stem-scholarship

MBA $1,000 Scholarship

grad school

Deadline: May 31, 2018

Amount: $1,000

Eligibility: Currently enrolled or enrolling in a masters business program by August 31, 2019. Entrants must also be a legal resident of the 50 United States and District of Columbia.

Application: 250 word essay on the following question:
What personal or professional goals do you hope to achieve through graduate level education?
Online application form: https://www.gradschools.com/masters/business-administration-management/mba-scholarships/application

Questions? elearnersoutreach@gmail.com

Website: https://www.gradschools.com/masters/business-administration-management/mba-scholarships

Ratingle $1,000 Scholarship

Deadline: April 30, 2018

Amount: $1,000

Eligibility: The student must be currently enrolled in, or enrolled to begin higher education studies in the fall semester 2017. Applicants must be permanent residents of the United States.

Application: Maximum 90 second video reviewing the coolest gadget you have used recently. 100-200 words about why people should use this product. Application submission details on website.

Questions? ratinglescholarships@gmail.com

Website: http://ratingle.com/scholarship/