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Scholarship Information

 

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Lead Roster B2B Sales and Marketing Scholarship
Application Deadline: December 15th, 2019
 
Publicity.ai SEO and Content Marketing Scholarship
Application Deadline: December 15th, 2019
 
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GoTranscript Academic Scholarship Program
 
This is a $1,000 scholarship that is given out in the spring and fall semesters. 
 
Selection Criteria:
-Must be a high school senior or full-time college freshman
 
Application Criteria:
-Students must write an essay on the following prompts:
       Briefly talk about yourself and your academic/career short-term and long-term goals. Then, answer the following questions:
       1. What have you learned from your experience(s)? Examples may include: community service, volunteer work, employment, school clubs, sports, family,etc.
       2. Describe your most meaningful achievements and how they relate to your field of study and your future goals.
  or  Write 500 to 1,000-word essay on the following topic: Share a story about how language has helped you express your voice
-There is no deadline for this scholarship, it can be applied for throughout the year. 
 
To apply for this scholarship enter here.
Applications are accepted year-round
 
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Debt Reviews Scholarship Program
 
Selection Criteria:
-Have a minimum 3.0 GPA.
-Will be attending a University in Fall of 2019.
-Desired major in Finance, Business, or Economics.
-Must have participation in community service.
 
Application Criteria:
-Write a 750-1000 word essay, including your ideas on how America can solve financial crisis.
-Deadline is September 2019.
 
Go to this website for more information and to apply. https://debtreviews.com/get-out-of-debt/#scholarship
 
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The Alert Scholarship  ($500)

Selection Criteria:
- Be a senior in high school
- Attend a high school in one of the required states
- Have a 2.5+ GPA

Application Criteria:
-Written essay about a personal encounter with drug and/or alcohol abuse
-You can find the application and more details on this website.
 
There is no deadline for this application
 
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Heer Law Entrepeneurship Scholarship
 
Selection Criteria:
-Must be currently attending university or college or set to attend during 2019-2020 academic year.
-Must be in good standing with their current or prospective institution
 
Application Criteria:
-Must apply using email providing their name, address, university or college, major and expected graduation month and year
-Provide their application (a business plan for their current or prospective business which includes a section outlining intellectual property strategy)
-Deadline is December 31, 2019
 
Applications are submitted to scholarship@heerlaw.com
 
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Dirk Derrick Car and Truck Accident Injury Scholarship
 
Selection Criteria:
-Must be currently attending college or will be attending in the fall
-Have had his/her life changed due to a car accident of their own, a loved one, or an influential individual
 
Application Criteria:
-Must write a maximum 600 word essay on the following topic:
        "The long lasting effect that an auto accident has had on their life as well as the journey to overcome those challenges"
-To fill out the application you can go on this website.
-The deadline is December 15th, 2019
 
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Caldwell Night Rodeo Scholarship
 
Selection Criteria:
-Must be attending any accredited Idaho or eastern Oregon university, college, or vocational school in the fall.
-High school seniors who have an interest in farm, agriculture, or rodeo
-Minimum GPA of 3.0
 
Application Criteria:
-Must have 3 letters of recommendation
-Write a 500-1,000 word essay
-Deadline is March 20th, 2020
-Application can be found at this website.
 
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Governor's Cup Scholarship
 
Selection Criteria:
-Must be attending an Idaho post secondary school
-Minimum GPA of 2.8
-Priority is given to those who prove a commitment to public service 
 
Application Criteria:
-Write a 500 word essay
-Submit ACT or SAT scores
-Two letters of recommendation
-Complete forms in application, explaining community involvement
-You can get the application from this website.
-Academic Deadline: February 15th, 2020
-Career/Technical Deadline: March 15th, 2020
 
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Horse Council Scholarship
 
Selection Criteria:
-Attending any accredited institution in the US in the fall
-Minimum GPA of 2.5
-Preference will be given to those who demonstrate involvement with the horse industry
 
Application Criteria:
-Two letters of recommendation
-ACT or SAT scores
-Scholarships must be mailed or hand delivered
-Deadline is February 25, 2020
-The application and mailing address is available on this website.
 
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Idaho Jazz Society Scholarship
 
Selection Criteria:
-Plan on studying music or music education
-Minimum 3.0 GPA
 
Application Criteria:
-Submit a personal essay
-Submit high school transcript
-Letters of recommendation
-Submit a video or recording of your performances
-Letter or proof of college acceptance
-Deadline is January 10th, 2020
 
You can find the application here
 
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Idaho Music Educators Scholarship
 
Selection Criteria:
-For students planning on studying music performance or music education
-High school seniors 
-Minimum GPA of 2.8
 
Application Criteria:
-Must apply for the award through their music teacher who will forward the application
-Deadline is April 1st, 2020
-Students can find the application on this website.
 
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National Interscholastic Athletic Administrators Association Student Athlete Scholarship
 
Selection Criteria:
-High school seniors who have achieved at least two of the following:
   (A) Minimum of a B+ grade average
   (B) Ranked in the top 25% of class
   (C) ACT score of 24 or an SAT score of 1500
-Must have participated in two sports for at least two years in each sport and earned at least one varsity letter
-School athletic director must be an NIAAA member
 
Application Criteria:
-You can find further details on this website.
-Deadline is February 28th, 2020
 
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Jiffy Lube Teen Driver Scholarship
 
Selection Criteria:
-At least one award will be given to those who are ages 15-17 and are currently or recently enrolled in a driver's education program and a second award will be given to students between the ages of 16-18 who are currently licensed to drive. 
 
Application Criteria:
-Students may print an application or apply online at this website.
-Deadline is March 19th, 2020
 
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The Pride Foundation Scholarships
 
Selection Criteria:
-Based on leadership potential within the LGBTQ community or within a field of study
-Preference is given to those who lack a LGBTQ support system, or demonstrate financial need
 
Application Criteria:
-One personal essay
-Two letters of recommendation
-Deadline is January 11, 2020
-Applications are available at this website.
 
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Society of Women Engineers Scholarship
 
Selection Criteria:
-This scholarship is for women students must be planning to study Engingeering, Computer Science, Math, or Hard Sciences while at a four or five year university
-Minimum GPA of 3.0
 
Application Criteria:
-Applications are available at this website.
-Submission begins December 1st, 2019
-Application deadline is January 31st, 2020 
 
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Jack Kent Cooke Scholarship Program
 
Selection Criteria:
-Seniors who are planning to attend a four year institution in the fall
-Minimum GPA of 3.5
-Minimum SAT score of 1200 or minimum ACT score of 26
-Demonstrate need for financial assistance
 
Application Criteria:
-Application submissions open on August 1st, 2019
-Application deadline is November 13th, 2019
-You can get more details on this website.
 
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DAR Good Citizen Scholarship
 
Selection Criteria:
-Students demonstrating dependability, service, leadership, and patriotism
-Students can apply for multiple scholarships on this website.
 
Application Criteria:
-Access the application on this link.
-State of 1,000 words or less on your career objectives
-High school transcript
-Letters of recommendation (at least 2)
-Deadline is February 15th
 
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Idaho Latino Scholarship Foundation
 
Selection Criteria:
-Minimum GPA of 2.5
-Demonstrate leadership
-Be an Idaho student of Hispanic/Latino descent
 
Application Criteria:
-Personal Statement
-High school transcript
-Resume
-Two letters of recommendation
-Completed FAFSA
-Scholarship Essay
     -Three to five page essay (12pt. font) on one of the following topics:
          -What can be done to motivate more Latino students to go to college?
          -Who has been a role model for you and why?
          -If you had the power to change your school in a positive way, what specific changes would you make?
-This application opens on October 1st and the deadline is December 31st
-For more information use this link.
 
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College Board Opportunity Scholarship
 
Selection Criteria:
-This scholarship is for high school seniors
-There is no GPA requirement
 
Application Criteria:
Using a six-step process students will use their college board account to complete the six steps. Each steps focuses on a different step to become college-ready. If you would like more information and details for the steps follow this link.
 
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American Legion Oratorical Contest Scholarship
 
Selection Criteria:
-No GPA requirement
 
Application Criteria:
-This scholarship provides students with a specific prompt and then students create a spoken presentation (3-5 minutes) with the given prompt. There are multiple levels of competition including district, state and nationals. 
-For prompts and event deadlines visit this website.
 
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PNACAC Student Scholarship
 
Selection Criteria:
-Minimum GPA of 3.0
-Senior in high school who will be attending a post-secondary institution in Fall 2020
 
Application Criteria:
-Record a video (no more than 1 minute) responding to one of the following prompts:
        - "What would you like to be doing in 10 years, and how does college help you get there?"
        - "How has your college/career counselor, school counselor or advisor helped you (or others) in finding                             the right college fit and what would you like to say to them?"
-Upload the video to Youtube or Vimeo
-Deadline is March 20, 2020
-Complete the scholarship submission form here.
 
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Idaho Pointe Pest Control Scholarship
 
Selection Criteria:
-High school Senior or Freshmen in college
-No GPA requirement
 
Application Criteria:
-Do a good deed for someone else and give them a note telling them to complete their own good deed. 
-For every person that does a good deed and completes an application saying that you recommended them, you get more of a chance at the scholarship
-Deadline is April 29th, 2020
-For more details and application follow this link.