General Scholarships

The scholarships listed are provided for information only; no endorsement of any scholarship implied.
Due Date Title Amount
6/12/21 Abbott and Fenner Scholarship
The A&F Scholarships are available to all high school juniors and seniors as well as all students currently registered in any accredited post secondary institution.
$1000
6/15/21 Go Foodservice Scholarship
Open to high school seniors who plan to enroll in college at the start of the next school year, or all students who are currently enrolled in a Culinary Arts or Hospitality Management program.
$500
6/15/21 American Muscle Automotive Scholarship
Only students currently enrolled full-time in an American college, Canadian colleges, Automotive Engineering programs, Trade schools, technical institute, or high school seniors planning to attend a college or post-secondary institution are eligible to be awarded a scholarship through this program.
$2500
6/15/21 Auto Safety & Technology Scholarship
You must be accepted to or currently attending a four-year college or university; You must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher; Submit an essay.
$2500
6/19/21 Big Sun Athletic Scholarship
A short essay is required (500 - 1,000 words) answering the following questions: How did your participation in sports during your high school years influence you? Has your participation influenced your career goals? Has your participation influenced how you relate to your family?
$500
6/30/21 Cirkled In - $2,500 Scholarship
Applicant must be at least 13-years-old; Applicant must be a legal resident of the United States or the District of Columbia; Applicant must be currently enrolled in 8th - 12th grade in a school. Homeschool qualifies as well.
$2500
6/30/21 Impact on Community Scholarship
This scholarship is available for students who are accepted to or enrolled in an accredited undergraduate or graduate program in the U.S; Essay; Transcript; Resume required.
$1000
6/30/21 Impact on Community Scholarship
The Impact on the Community Scholarship is available for students who are accepted to or enrolled in an accredited undergraduate or graduate program in the U.S. Eligibility: Essay; Transcript; Resume.
$1000
6/30/21 The Chairish Design Your Future Scholarship
Open to graduating high school seniors of any major; Students are asked to submit a 500-word essay designing their ideal future and their plans to achieve that dream; Minimum 2.0/4.0 cumulative GPA; Must be enrolled or planning to enroll at an accredited two-year, four-year, or technical/vocational college or university in the United States.
$2500
6/30/21 Little Bundle Supermom Scholarship
Essay required: If you're a single mother in school, how do you juggle caring for your little one with pursuing a degree and everything else you do? How do you make ends meet financially? Have you thought about dropping out?
$1000
6/30/21 Do Over Scholarship
This award is for U.S. students.| Must be a legal U.S. resident.| Must be a resident of one of the 50 United States or the District of Columbia.| Must be 14 years of age or older at time of application.
$1500
6/30/21 Digital Privacy Scholarship
You must be a high school freshman, sophomore, junior, or senior or a current or entering college or graduate school student of any level. Home schooled students are also eligible. There is no age limit. You must also be a U.S. citizen or legal resident.
$1000
6/30/21 Delete Cyberbullying
Selection is based on the written essay and focused on creativity, content and a commitment to the cause of deleting cyberbullying. The awards are one-time only and not renewable.
$1000
6/30/21 CyFair LoneStar College Performing Arts Scholarships
You must be a high school graduate or have earned a GED; You must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0 to be considered (we will use your high school GPA if you are a new student); You must be enrolled in at least 6 hours at LSC-CyFair, the LSC-Fairbanks Center, and/or the LSC-Cypress Center; You must meet Satisfactory Academic Policy.
$1000
6/30/21 SDEF Empower Scholarship
Swami Dayan and Education Foundation – (Current High School Seniors graduating in 2021 from public or private school in Greater Houston area; Minimum GPA of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale; A commitment to community service; Significant financial need; Applicants must be citizens or permanent residents of the U.S; Applicants must have enrolled full-time in an accredited College/University.)
$2000
7/1/21 Keith M. Fletcher Excellence in Ethics Scholarship
(In order to qualify for the Excellence in Ethics Scholarship, applicants must: • Be a lawful U.S. permanent resident or citizen; Be currently enrolled in or accepted to a US law school; • Submit a completed essay discussing the importance of pro-bono legal work; • Submit a completed application)
$500 & $1,000
7/1/21 Black Education & Technology Foundation Scholarships
Must have proven academic performance – minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0; Currently enrolled in a STEM-related major (with emphasis on Information Technology).
$2500
7/1/21 ABC Humane Wildlife Control & Prevention, Inc. Academic Scholarship
Applicant must be a student currently enrolled at a college or university recognized by the U.S. Department of Education in the United States; Applicants must be studying or planning to study the fields of science (excluding social sciences i.e. economics), engineering, mathematics, or technology.
$1000
7/1/21 The Robert S. Simmons Christian Studies Scholarship
To apply and qualify for the Christian Studies Scholarship, an applicant must: • Be a lawful U.S. permanent resident or U.S. citizen; • Enrolled in or accepted and plan to attend a Christian college or university for undergraduate studies in the fall of the scholarship year; • Be a participant in volunteer or community work; • Submit a completed application; • Submit a completed required essay
$1000
7/15/21 Business research Guide Scholarship for Women Entrepreneurs
Applicants must submit a written business plan of 500-1000 words. The plan must be 100% original. Judges are looking for innovative, viable business plans that are well-thought-out and clearly described.
$1000
7/17/21 Hire A Helper Scholarship
You must be 18 years or over and currently be enrolled as a high school senior, or in a community college, undergraduate, graduate, technical college, or vocational program, or be planning to enroll in a high school, community college, undergraduate, graduate, technical college, or vocational program during the 2021-2022 academic program in the United States; You must have a minimum 3.4 GPA. You must be pursuing a degree that enables you or others in your community to learn a new trade, develop skills and technology, or start a small business related to moving services offered by HireAHelper.
$2000
7/21/21 Stuck at Prom Scholarship Contest
We’re giving away $20,000 in cash scholarships to high school students who make the best prom attire out of Duck Brand Duct Tape! New this year? You can document your journey to prom perfection in a short video or written essay.
$100 - $10,000
7/26/21 Community Contribution Scholarship
Applicants must: A) have recognized a need or a problem in their community, B) have determined a way to address this need or solve this problem, C) have developed an action plan so as to address the need or solve the problem. The action plan must be a unique project developed by the student, not a project developed by an established group of which the student is a member.
$7000
7/30/21 Drunk Driving Prevention Scholarship Contest
Applicants must be either out-going high school seniors or students currently enrolled in a college, trade school, or university as of the start of the fall 2021 semester.
$1500
7/30/21 Bachus & Schanker, LLC Scholarship
Any high school senior accepted to attend a four-year university by the time of the award, or full time student attending a four-year university in the United States who carries a 3.0 cumulative GPA may apply; Each student must write an essay about his or her opinion(s) on the importance and efficacy of the 7th Amendment. Students are encouraged to think critically about the right to trial by a jury, and other elements of the Amendment, and it how affects their lives.
$2000
7/31/21 Prime Scholarship
Open to applicants working towards a two-year or four-year degree.
$1000
7/31/21 Gen and Kelly Tanabe
9th-12th grade high school, college, or graduate student including adult students; Legal resident of the U.S.; Currently in school or planning to start school within the next 12 months; In 250 words or less, please submit an essay on one of the following: 1. Why do you deserve to win this scholarship? -OR- 2. Describe your academic or career goals. -OR- 3. Any topic of your choice.
$1000
8/1/21 The Zimmerman Law Fir Scholarship
Students to write a 500-word essay)
$1500
8/1/21 Sugar Spun Run
Applicants must write an essay based on the following prompt: “A life lesson learned through food”.
$1500
8/1/21 Military Dependent Scholarship
Military dependents that are high school seniors or any year in college are eligible to apply for this scholarship.
$500
8/1/21 Michael Moody Fitness Scholarship
Be current high school senior planning to enroll full-time in an accredited two-year or four-year univ; Demonstrate interest in pursuing a career and enrolled in the following majors: Athletic Training, Psychology, Biology, Kinesiology, Nursing, General Medicine, Dentistry, Behavioral Sciences, Personal Training, Physical Education Teaching and Coaching, Health and Physical.
$1500
8/1/21 Driver Education - In the Driver's Seat
“In the Driver’s Seat” Scholarship – Applicants must be currently enrolled in either High School, University or College as a full-time student (2020-2021 school year.
$3000
8/11/21 COVID-19 Vaccine Scholarship Program
Harris County is providing scholarships to residents under the age of 18 who receive a COVID-19 vaccine from any HCPH vaccination site! Harris County will award ten college, trade or vocational scholarships of $5,000. Scholarships will be given to students to help cover tuition, room-and-board, and books to any community college, public college, trade school, vocational school or university in the state of Texas.
$5000
8/15/21 HLA Law Scholarship
(Husain Law) - Awarded to students who are currently attending or plan to attend their first year of college or graduate school in the upcoming fall semester.
$1000
8/15/21 Race to Inspire Scholarship
Participants must be able to verify enrollment for college at an accredited university inside the USA during the fall semester of the same year the essay is submitted.
$500
8/15/21 Drummond Law Firm Scholarship
A high-school student currently in a JROTC or Boy Scout Explorer program that has been accepted to and will be attending a post-high school institution in the United States.
$1000
8/31/21 The RealtyHop Scholarship
You must be a current student in an eligible undergraduate program or a graduating high school senior in the U.S., working towards a bachelor’s degree or associates degree.
$1000
8/31/21 Make Me Laugh Scholarship
Must be 14 years of age or older at time of application.| Must be a legal U.S. resident.| Must be a resident of one of the 50 United States or the District of Columbia.| This award is for U.S. students.
$1500
8/31/21 Arctic Physical Therapy Scholarship
1 Be attending college or university no later than January of 2022; Be attending college or university on a full-time or part-time basis by January of 2022; Have achieved a GPA of 3.0 or greater during their last academic year; Be a U.S. or Canadian resident; Be attending a school in the U.S. or Canada by January of 2022; Submit answers to the essay questions no later than 11:59 PM EST on the day of the deadline.
$500
9/1/21 Your Workout Book Scholarship
Eligible students should demonstrate an interest in physical health and sport either through their organizational activities in school, or the studies they are pursuing.
$500
9/1/21 Environmental Awareness Scholarship Essay Contest
WHO CAN APPLY: College Students; High School Students; Student Groups; School Classrooms
$1000
9/1/21 Beauty Schools Directory
Is open to all students, including: • Students under 18 (provided they have obtained parental consent) •Current students actively enrolled in or applying to an accredited beauty-related program, such as cosmetology school or esthetician school, or another eligible beauty and wellness degree program.
$2500
9/15/21 Don't Text and Drive Scholarship - Law Offices of Matthew J. Quinlan
Applicants must submit a 500+ word essay on the following topic: [Find the Last Text Conversation You Had When You Were Texting & Driving. Screen-Cap It. All Of It. Include The Screen-Cap(s) In Your Submission.] Discuss The Importance Of That Text Conversation In Relation To The Risk You Took. Why Did You Feel The Urge To Take That Risk That Particular Time? Do You Text & Drive Frequently? Why Is It Difficult For You To Stop Texting & Driving? Can You Stop Texting & Driving Completely? Will You?
$1000
9/15/21 Catching the Dream
A 501c non-profit organization chartered in 1986, specializing in Native American scholarships
Varies
9/17/21 We the Future Scholarship
The High School Contest is open to all United States citizens or legal residents who are students in grades 9-12 and are 14 to 19 years old at the time of entry, attending public, private, religious, home school program and charter schools.
$2000
9/30/21 National High School Poetry Contest
Applicant must be a high school student. Poem of 20 lines or less is required to be submitted.
$100-$500
9/30/21 Don't Text and Drive Scholarship - Digital Responsibility
You must be a high school freshman, sophomore, junior, or senior or a current or entering college or graduate school student of any level. Home schooled students are also eligible; There is no age limit; You must also be a U.S. citizen or legal resident.
$1000
9/30/21 2021 Caring Community
Applicants must meet the following criteria: Applicant is a U.S. citizen currently enrolled or about to attend an accredited community college, undergraduate, or graduate program within the United States; Academic achievement as reflected by a minimum 3.0 GPA; The applicant must then write a 1,000-word essay explaining how they work to make their community a better place.
$2000
9/30/21 Beauty Plus Wellness Scholarship
All applicants must submit a 500 word maximum essay on one of the two suggested essay prompts. Student essays will be judged on their originality, creativity, and dedication to healthy lifestyle choices; If you’re a female high school senior, undergraduate, or graduate student who is committed to maintaining personal wellness, then this is the scholarship for you!
$500-$1000

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