scholarships

Community Involvement Scholarship

Kenneth Christensen and Russell Hymas, the lawyers at Christensen & Hymas, a personal injury law firm in Draper, UT, are proud to offer a generous $1,000.00 scholarship for any individuals who qualify.
The deadline for application submissions is August 1, 2017. Qualifying students can apply here:
To qualify for this scholarship:
  1. You must be currently enrolled in or have been accepted to (and planning to attend) a University or College in the United States
  2. You must have a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or higher
  3. Cumulative GPA of the current or most recent secondary education program you have attended
  4. You are required to submit a transcript verifying your GPA

GCTrader Scholarship Essay

CGTrader Scholarship, Deadline June 1, 2017
“Backed by Intel Capital, CGTrader is one of the world’s leading 3D model platforms. Each semester our company challenges students to dig into the field of technology by writing different essays on how innovative technologies are transforming our lives. For the following Spring semester the topic is: “The future of technology in education”.  The best submission will be awarded $2,000 while the two runners-up will receive $500 each. All information and eligibility requirements can be found here: https://www.cgtrader.com/scholarships.”

Requirements:

  • Write an essay on “The future of technology in education”
  • Essay length is 500-1000 words
  • Submit your essay via online form
  • Submission deadline – June 1, 2017
  • The winners will be announced on June 15, 2017, on CGTrader blog and notified directly via email provided upon the registration

Eligibility:

  • Minimum 2.5 GPA
  • High school senior, undergraduate or graduate student
  • Full-time enrolled in academic institution Jan 1, 2017 – May 31,2017

Aspiring Nurse Scholarship

Deadline: June 30, 2017

Nursing Schools Almanac has just launched its third annual Aspiring Nurse
Scholarship. Our website will award a $1,000 scholarship to an aspiring
nurse who best demonstrates:

+ A track record of academic excellence, particularly in science and
mathematics
+ A passion for the nursing profession and the overall field of healthcare

This scholarship is open to all high school seniors who plan to pursue
college education in nursing, including LPN / LVN, ADN, and BSN programs.
Scholarship applications will be accepted until midnight on June 30, 2017.

Interested students may apply here.

You may also find our website a helpful starting point for your
college search. We provide the Web’s most comprehensive and analytical
resource for selecting a nursing school. Be sure to click on the Comprehensive List of Schools tab near the bottom of the page.

Tobacco-Free Life Academic Scholarship

If you are 18 years or older and are accepted to a college or university in the United States, apply for the Tobacco-Free Life Academic Scholarship. Deadline: May 31, 2017

“Tobacco-Free Life awards $2,000 in scholarships each quarter to students who are committed to preventing the suffering and death caused by smoking. If you share our vision, we want to support you in your academic study. If you want to apply for the scholarship, simply submit a typed essay of between 1,000 and 1,500 words that answers the following questions:

  • Why do you believe smoking is a significant problem for both individuals and society as a whole?
  • We as a society need to tackle the issue of smoking. What is the best way to accomplish this, and why is it the best approach?
  • Imagine we’re successful in creating a smoke-free world: what would that world look like? How would it be different to the world we live in today?
  • If you could say just one thing to current smokers, what would it be?

When you’ve completed your essay, sign it with your full name, your email address, phone number and permanent address. Email your essay to scholarship@tobaccofreelife.org.”