scholarships

Simon Mall Scholarships

Deadline: March 1, 2017

Simon Youth Community Scholarship Program

  • To be eligible, applicants must:
  • Be a high school senior attending school and living near a Simon® mall property or in the surrounding communities
  • Be a legal U.S. resident
  • Plan to enroll full-time in an accredited two- or four-year college, university or vocational/technical school in Fall 2017
  • Demonstrate academic promise and financial need
  • Applicants will be evaluated based on academic promise, financial need, essay response, work experience and community/extracurricular involvement
  • Scholarships in the amount of $1,500, one at each Simon® property, will be awarded annually and are not renewable”
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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.”

Regions Riding Forward Essay Contest

“Regions is honoring the past and creating the future with our Regions Riding Forward Essay Contest.

Who inspires you?

Is there a particular African-American who inspires you because of the significant achievements in our society that he or she has been responsible for?

Write about an African-American who has inspired and motivated you, and you could win a $5,000 or $3,500 scholarship. Your essay should, in 500 words or less:

  1. Address how an African-American has been an inspiration in your life
  2. Discuss the contributions of the African-American individual who has served to inspire and motivate you

HIGH SCHOOL SENIORS

Regions will award $5,000 scholarships to 15 high school seniors who live in states with Regions branches and will attend an accredited college in the U.S. during the 2017-2018 academic school year.”

Apply by February 28, 2017.

National Catholic Colleges Admission Association Scholarship

Deadline: March 1, 2017

The National CCAA annually offers the National CCAA Scholarship to college-bound high school seniors from various geographic regions attending one of the National CCAA member institutions in the fall. For fall 2017, the National CCAA will award eight one-time $1,000 awards.

To be eligible for the National CCAA Scholarship:

  • Recipients must be accepted to one or more National CCAA member institutions.  Click here for a current list of member institutions.
  • Recipients must enroll at a National CCAA member institution beginning fall 2017.

Application: Students who are eligible to apply for the scholarship may click here to complete the application online, which only takes a few minutes. The deadline is apply is March 1, 2017, at 11:59 pm PT. Award recipients will be selected in mid to late March. Contact: If you have questions about the National CCAA Scholarship, please contact Joyce Masek, executive director, at masek@nationalccaa.org or at 614-633-5444. Source: http://www.catholiccollegesonline.org/students-parents/financial-aid/nccaa-scholarship.html