Deadline: March 1
Amount: $250, one time
Deadline: March 1
Amount: $250, one time
The NASCAR/Chevrolet Diversity Scholarship offers college students an opportunity to learn and become involved in STEM, a key area of importance to the success and future of GM and the motorsports industry.
Four selected winners will be awarded a scholarship, and an exclusive behind-the-scenes experience at a NASCAR race, including a tour of the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series garage, pace car rides and meet-and-greets with Team Chevy drivers and Chevrolet NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Program Manager, Alba Colon. Students can submit a 90-second video that describes a STEM related racing application and its significance to motorsports. Entrees will be judged on technical accuracy, creativity and production value. The deadline to enter is Saturday, October 15, 2016.
To be eligible, students must be currently enrolled, at least part-time, in an accredited college or university within the United States, including Puerto Rico, be between the ages of 18 and 25 at the time of entry and submit a YouTube link through the scholarship website.
See this Michigan Chronicle article for more details: Chevrolet, NASCAR announce Diversity Scholarship Contest for STEM
For more information or to submit an entree, visit http://chevyscholarship.nascardiversity.com.
Sure, college scholarships help students offset some tuition costs. Scholarships offered to Michigan Technological University students also offer leadership, study abroad, and research opportunities. Learn more about Michigan Tech’s scholarships available to crazy smart students—and meet our scholars making the most of them:
According to the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA), asthma affects approximately 25.9 million Americans and more than 50 million Americans suffer from allergies. With Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month in May, it is our pleasure to contribute to the effort to raise awareness with the first ever National Garage Door Atlanta Asthma and Allergy Scholarship. This scholarship is intended to assist one hard working, high achieving college student who lives with asthma or allergies.
Eligibility: Been diagnosed with asthma or suffer from any type of allergy
Currently enrolled students with a minimum GPA of 3.00
Application: Choose one of the topics below, and write a 500-1,000 work essay
Submit essay and Application form here.
Deadline: December 15, 2016
Amount: $1,000, one time
Furnace Record Pressing, believes there is an audiophile in each and every one of us. After all – who doesn’t love top quality sound? With the resurgence of vinyl records, this generation is being reintroduced to the unparalleled analog experience. As sound and duplication ambassadors, Furnace Record Pressing encourages all individuals to express themselves through music. That is why they have created the Music to Our Ears Scholarship.
Deadline: Due 10/31/2016
Application: In at least 500 words answer the following question,
“Music is a gift shared by everyone around the world. How have you shared the gift of music with those in your family, life, and community?”
Your application should include the following items: Include your essay as an email attachment with your full name, email address, mailing address, and a phone number at the top of your essay. Please include 1-2 sentences about yourself (What school, college or university you attend or plan to attend and your plans for the future)
Please submit the above documents to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Amount: $500, one time
As a company driven to help students succeed, StudySoup knows that college is an important step along many career paths, but it can be expensive. Therefore, they are offering a $2,000 scholarship each semester to outstanding students who exemplify one or more of StudySoup’s core values:
Deadlines: Fall Semester 2016: October 1st, 2016
Spring Semester 2017: March 1st, 2017
Application: Fill out Application online at https://studysoup.com/blog/scholarship/
Amount: $2,000 each semester
Discountrue knows that the world can be tough, especially for university or college students, who have to face a lot of new expenses. This is why they decided to fund a special scholarship and choose one person who presents their writing abilities to receive $3,000 in order to alleviate the costs of studying at a U.S university or college.
Deadline: see scholarship Web site.
Application: Required materials should be e-mailed in PDF format to: email@example.com
Amount: $3,000 Biannually (January & June)
Scholarship information available here.
The SEMA Memorial Scholarship Fund is dedicated to fostering the next generation of automotive aftermarket industry leaders and innovators. Scholarship awards range from $2,000 – $3,000, with $5,000 going to the top student. SEMA Scholarship winners will be invited to attend the 2016 SEMA Show. Assistance is available for career paths in the automotive industry in:
Application period is November 1 to March 1 annually. 2016-17 is closed, but 2017-18 will open November 2016.
The current minimum eligibility requirements are as follows. A student
(Permanent/Legal residents and High School students are not eligible to apply.)
1. Provide unofficial school transcripts
2. Provide one (1) letter of recommendation:
3. Provide two (2) 250-word essays in response to
the following questions:
a) Why do you want to pursue a career in
the automotive aftermarket? What do you feel you can contribute to this industry?
b) The automotive aftermarket is driven by
the passion of the people in it. What drives you? What inspires you? Why should
you be awarded a SEMA Memorial Scholarship?
You have the option to upload a drawing, sketch or other material that supports
your application or helps to express your individuality.
personal background information:
Best Colleges.com provides resources for students and lists several scholarship and grant opportunities that Tech students may be eligible for.
Scholarships are financial aid that are awarded based on the merit and academic achievement of the student applicant. Anyone can apply for scholarships, as they are offered according to individual merit and not necessarily financial need.
Deadline: July 1 (annually)
Solar Action Alliance, is a group of environmentalists who want to spread the word about the most clean, reliable, and abundant source of renewable energy: the sun.
Requirements and Eligibility:
Please see their Web site for more information.