Scholarship Database

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  • 2020 SAMI-Aid Scholarship
    Expires On: Monday, November 30, 2020 7:00 PM

    Type:  Scholarship

    Who:  U.S. citizen accepted to or currently attending a college or university within the United States

    Amount:  $1,000 

    At SAMI-Aid, we are proud to offer a scholarship program for students in the process of pursuing a college degree. The awarded student will receive $1,000 to be used towards expenses for his or her degree.

    For more information please visit their website listed below.

    Link:  2020 SAMI-Aid Scholarship

  • Inspirational Stories Scholarship
    Expires On: Sunday, December 20, 2020 4:00 PM

    Type:  Scholarship

    Who:  High School Seniors

    Amount:  $750

    At InspirationalStories.com, we believe in holding yourself together, accepting life, and making the inspired decisions that change the horizons of their life. We’re also well aware of just how important an education is too. After all, learning is how we improve and maximize potential.

    Link:  Inspirational Stories Scholarship

  • The Foundation of Individual Rights in Education Essay Contest(1)
    Expires On: Thursday, December 31, 2020 7:00 PM

     Type: Essay Contest

    Who:  High School Juniors and Seniors

    Amount: $10,000

    The mission of FIRE is to defend and sustain individual rights at America’s colleges and universities. These rights include freedom of speech, legal equality, due process, religious liberty, and sanctity of conscience—the essential qualities of individual liberty and dignity. In addition to defending the rights of students and faculty, FIRE works to educate students and the general public on the necessity of free speech and its importance to a thriving democratic society. In a persuasive letter or essay, convince your peers that free speech is a better idea than censorship. One $10,000 first prize, one $5,000 second prize, three $1,000 third place prizes and four $500 prizes will be awarded.

    For more information and the application, please click on the link below.

    Link: FIRE Essay ContestApplication

  • 1st Place Spiritwear Scholarship
    Expires On: Friday, January 01, 2021 4:00 PM

    Type: Scholarship

    Who: High School Seniors attending a community college or 4-year university in 2021

    Amount: $3,000

    1st Place Spiritwear is passionate about providing opportunities for students who are excited and show their school spirit! Studies have found that people who show their school spirit tend to not only show support and approval of their school, but they also tend to perform better academically, feel happier, engage more civically and participate more socially. Write a short essay to show us how you demonstrate school spirit, during the COVID-19 pandemic. First place will receive $3,000, second place will receive $2,000, and third place will receive $1,000.

    Please check all eligibility requirements before applying.

    For more information and the application, please click on the link below.

    Link: 1st Place Spiritwear Application

  • SuperMoney's Financial Literacy Scholarship
    Expires On: Tuesday, January 05, 2021 4:00 PM

    Type:  Scholarship

    Who:  High School Seniors

    Amount:  $1,000

    SuperMoney's mission is to help everyone reach their financial goals. SuperMoney's Financial Literacy Scholarship seeks to celebrate students who share our same mission.

    For more information please visit their website listed below.

    Link:  SuperMoney’s Financial Literacy Scholarship

  • The Coolidge Scholarship
    Expires On: Wednesday, January 20, 2021 12:00 PM

    Type:  Scholarship

    Who:  High School Juniors

    Amount:  Varies

    The Coolidge Scholarship is an annually awarded, full-ride, presidential scholarship that covers a student’s tuition, room, board, and expenses for four years of undergraduate study. This one-of-a-kind scholarship may be used at any accredited college or university in the U.S.

     For more information please visit their website listed below. 

  • The George S. & Stella M. Knight Essay Contest
    Expires On: Sunday, January 31, 2021 7:00 PM

    Type: Contest

    Who:  Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, and Senior students.

    Amount:  Up to $5,000

    To participate, students (grades 9-12) must submit an original 800- to 1,200-word essay based on an event, person, philosophy or ideal associated with the American Revolution, Declaration of Independence, or the framing of the United States Constitution. Each student's essay will be judged based upon its historical accuracy, clarity, organization, grammar and spelling, and documentation.

    In Alaska, students will first compete at the State level.  The winning essay will then be entered into the National competition where the first place essay will earn $5000, a medal, and a trip to a recognition ceremony.  2nd and 3rd place also earn cash awards. 

    State-level awards include $500 for 1st place, $250 for 2nd place, and $100 for 3rd place with recognition certificates as well as a medal for the first place winner.   

    More information please follow the link below.

    Attachment:   George S. & Stella Knight Attachment  

    Link:    The George S. & Stella M. Knight Essay Contest  

  • Elks Legacy Award
    Expires On: Friday, February 05, 2021 8:00 AM

    Type:  Scholarship

    Who:  College-bound high school senior who are children or grandchildren (or step-child, step-grandchild, or legal ward) of a living Elk who joined the order on or before April 1, 2018.

    Amount:  $4,000

    Legacy Awards are $4,000 scholarships ($1,000 per year for four years) for children and grandchildren of Elks members. The Foundation will offer a total of up to 250 awards, 3 for the state of Alaska.

    Please visit their website for eligibility rules and applications.

    Link:  Elks Legacy Scholarship

  • 2021 Society of Women Engineers Greatland Section Scholarship
    Expires On: Wednesday, February 10, 2021 5:00 PM

    Type:  Scholarship

    Who:  Female High School Seniors

    Amount: One $2,000 and Two $1,500

    The Society of Women Engineers Greatland Section is pleased to offer one $2,000 and two $1,500 scholarships to female high school seniors in Alaska planning to pursue a degree in engineering.  

    For more regarding eligibility and applying please visit their website listed below.

    Link:  Society of Women Engineers Greatland Section Scholarship

  • National Youth Science Camp
    Expires On: Sunday, February 28, 2021 12:00 PM

    Type:  Summer Opportunity

    Who:  High School Graduate 2020-2021

    The National Youth Science Camp (NYSCamp) is a residential science education program for young STEM enthusiasts the summer after they graduate from high school. Students from around the country (two are selected to represent each state and Washington, D.C.) are challenged academically in exciting lectures and hands-on studies, and have voluntary opportunities to participate in an outdoor adventure program, gain a new and deep appreciation for the great outdoors, and establish friendships that last a lifetime. Due to ongoing concerns about the pandemic, and taking into account the safety of our 2021 delegates, the Board of Trustees of the NYSF has elected to again cancel the in-residence portion of the 2021 NYSCamp and host a second virtual camp experience.

    For more information please visit their website listed below. You will find the application in the "Quick Links" section.

    Link:  NYSCamp   

  • Homer Electric Association Scholarship 2021
    Expires On: Monday, March 01, 2021 5:00 PM

    Type: Scholarship

    Who:  Applicants shall be categorized as “seniors” or “others”. Seniors will be defined as applicants from a public or private secondary school within the HEA service area. Students in the “others” category will be defined as those individuals residing within the HEA service area who have chosen to return to college, trade school, apprenticeship, vocational or technical school after having been out of high school for a minimum of two years since graduation date.

    Amount:  Varies

    Homer Electric Association's (HEA) Scholarship Committee will award a number of scholarships for an amount to be determined by the Board of Directors each calendar year. The committee will select the winners based on the merits of the applicant. Scholarship recipients will be selected in March. Recipients will be asked to attend HEA's Annual Membership Meeting on Thursday, May 6, 2021, for the Award Ceremony at Homer High School.

    More information please follow the application guidelines below.

    Attachment:  Homer Electric Scholarship 2021

  • American Indian Education Fund Scholarship
    Expires On: Sunday, April 04, 2021 6:00 PM

    Type:  Scholarship

    Who:  Graduating high school student.  Must be Native American, Alaska Native, or Native Hawaiian

    Amount:  $2,000

    The American Indian Education Fund, a program of Partnership With Native Americans, is now accepting scholarship applications for the 2021-2022 school year.  The vision is strong, self-sufficient American Indian communities.

    For more information regarding requirements and to apply please see attachment and visit their link listed below.

    Attachment:   American Indian Education Fund 2021-2022 UNDERGRADUATE Scholarship Application Form

    Link:  American Indian Education Fund

  • Masonic Visual Arts and Music 2021 Scholarship
    Expires On: Thursday, April 15, 2021 5:00 PM

    Type:  Scholarship

    Who:  High School Seniors of Alaska

    This year's high education scholarship application for the Grand Lodge of Alaska Masonic Visual Arts & Music Scholarship.  The application includes personal information, higher education plans, official transcripts, a personal essay, instructor recommendation, and applicant certifications.  This scholarship is only for Alaska high school seniors who will graduate in Spring 2021 and plan to enroll in a higher education visual arts and/or music degree program.  

    For more information and application please view the attachment below.

    Attachment:  Masonic Visual Arts and Music 2021 Scholarship Application

  • PB&J Scholarship
    Expires On: Friday, May 21, 2021 4:00 PM

    Type:  Scholarship  

    Who:  High School Seniors

    Amount:  $1,000

    The PB&J Scholarship was started in Hawaii back in 2013 to help students who experienced challenges that may have prevented them from reflecting well on paper (GPA, Test Scores, etc.), but have the drive to succeed. 

    For more information and to apply please visit their website listed below.

    Link:   PB&J Scholarship 

  • 2021 El Dabe Ritter Scholarship
    Expires On: Wednesday, June 30, 2021 5:00 PM

    Type:  Scholarship 

    Who:  High School Seniors

    Amount:  $1,500

    At El Dabe Law, we passionately believe in and support the importance of a proper education. Without an education, many doors will remain closed. Going to school is an uphill battle – and if you don’t have the proper aid in place – you may end up never going to school. In order to apply for this scholarship, we request you write a 500+ word essay on why having a higher education is important. We’d like to learn more about you as a student, and how you’ve persevered and fought to get the education you want. Tell us about one challenge, and how it has prepared you for the challenges you face as a student. 

    For more information please visit the website below. 

    Link: 2021 El Dabe Ritter Scholarship

  • Scholars App
    Expires On: Wednesday, December 31, 2070 10:55 PM

    Type:  Scholarship Opportunities 

    Who:  Varies

    Amount:  Varies

    This website offers a multitude of scholarship, grant and/or other upcoming opportunities. Please read the details careful as each scholarship is criteria specific. 

    For more information regarding eligibility and applying please visit their website listed below.

    Link:  ScholarsApp.com

  • StudentScholarships.org
    Expires On: Wednesday, December 31, 2070 10:55 PM

    Type:  Scholarship Opportunities and More

    Who:  Varies

    Amount:  Varies

    This website offers a multitude of New Scholarships, Popular Scholarships, Career Salary, Career Questions, Videos, Course Outlines, Past Scholarships, Foundations, and Academic Programs. Please read the details careful as each scholarship is criteria specific. 

    For more information regarding eligibility and applying please visit their website listed below.

    Link:  StudentScholarships.org

  • Alaska Community Foundation Scholarship Program
    Expires On: Wednesday, December 31, 2070 10:55 PM

    Type:  Scholarship Opportunities

    Who:  Varies

    Amount:  Varies

    This website offers a multitude of scholarship, grant and/or other upcoming opportunities. Please read the details careful as each scholarship is criteria specific. 

    For more information regarding eligibility and applying please visit their website listed below.

    Link:  Alaska Community Foundation Scholarship Program