Outside Scholarships

Found a total of 176 scholarship(s), displaying 10 on this page
  • Area of Study: All
    Major: all
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    Application Deadline: Dec.3
    Scholarship Amount: $1,000
  • Area of Study: Art
    Major: Italian major or minor
    Ethnicity: Italian
    Application Deadline: Feb.28
  • Area of Study: All
    Major: All
    Application Deadline: Oct.1
    Additional Criteria: At a minimum, applicants must: Plan to graduate from a US high school in spring 2015 Intend to enroll in an accredited four-year college beginning in fall 2015 Earn a cumulative unweighted GPA of 3.5 or above SAT combined critical reading and math score of 1200 or above and/or ACT composite score of 26 or above Demonstrate significant unmet financial need. We will consider applicants with family income up to $95,000. However, we anticipate that a majority of scholarship recipients will be eligible to receive a Pell grant
    Description:

    The Jack Kent Cooke Foundation College Scholarship Program is an undergraduate scholarship program available to high-achieving high school seniors with financial need who seek to attend and graduate from the nation's best four-year colleges and universities. Selected from a nationwide pool of applicants, up to 40 students will become Jack Kent Cooke Scholars and have access to funding for up to four years for undergraduate studies.

    Each award is intended to cover a significant share of the student’s educational expenses – including tuition, living expenses, books and required fees. Awards vary by individual, based on the cost of tuition as well as other grants or scholarships he or she may receive.

    This highly competitive scholarship includes:

    • Up to $40,000 per year to attend a four-year accredited undergraduate school
    • Ability to pursue any area of study
    • Personal advising about selecting a college and navigating financial aid
    • Multifaceted advising about how to transition to college and maximize the college student experience
  • Area of Study: All
    Major: All
    Application Deadline: Dec.1
    Additional Criteria: Be a current student at an accredited U.S. community college or two-year institution with sophomore status by December 31, 2014, or a recent graduate (since spring 2010). Plan to enroll full time in a baccalaureate program at an accredited college or university in fall 2015. Have a cumulative undergraduate grade point average of 3.5 or better on a scale of 4.0 (or the equivalent). Demonstrate significant unmet financial need. We will consider applicants with family income up to $95,000. However, we anticipate that a majority of scholarship recipients will be eligible to receive a Pell grant. Have not previously been nominated for the Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship. Have not previously attended a four-year institution.
  • Area of Study: All
    Major: all
    Ethnicity: minority students
    Application Deadline: Mar.30
  • Area of Study: Art, Other
    Major: Arts, Humanities, Social Sciences
    Graduate school: yes, Master or Doctorate
    Application Deadline: Sep.30
  • Area of Study: Nursing/Health Care
    Major: MA, MAT, Med
    Graduate school: yes
    Application Deadline: Mar.1
  • Area of Study: All
    Major: all
    Application Deadline: March.31
    Scholarship Amount: Up to $5,000
    Description:

    The MAN Scholarship Selection Committee will be identifying the MAN Scholars. These scholars are considered to be the “diamond in the rough” students or not the normal scholarship recipient makeup. For example these students’ backgrounds may consist of the following: 

    • B or C grade point average
    • High SAT scores but low GPA
    • Athletes and/or students looking to go into a technical/medical area
    • Single parent or at risk family
    • Active or extensive work, community and/or athletic experience
    • High propensity for corporate and/or community leadership/ service
    • Low income family
    • Particular emphasis will be to fund those individuals with a high potential to “Make a Difference” and succeed given this stimulus.
  • Area of Study: All
    Major: all
    Graduate school: yes
    Application Deadline: Apr.20
  • Area of Study: All
    Major: all
    Application Deadline: Feb.1

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