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On-line Scholarship and Grant Searches

For students who are interested in scholarship and grant funds beyond those funds from Clarke and federal/state governments, we recommend you visit the following Web sites:

Scholarship Opportunities:

Graduate Scholarship Opportunities:

Graduate Scholarship Search Engines:

Web Search:

www.aacn.nche.edu/education/financialaid.htm

Web Search:

www.apta.org/CurrentStudents/ScholarshipsAwards/

Web Search:

www.collegescholarships.org/graduate-nursing.htm

Web Search:

www.education-portal.com

Web Search:

www.fastweb.com

Web Search:

www.free-4u.com/iowa_state_resident_scholarships1.htm

Web Search:

www.finaid.org

Web Search:

www.icansucceed.org

Web Search:

www.ihaveaplaniowa.gov

Web Search:

www.nextstudentloans.com

Web Search:

www.scholarshipexperts.com

Web Search:

www.scholarshipexperts.com/apply.htx

Web Search:

www.scholarshipsandgrants.us

Web Search:

Google Search - Graduate Nursing Scholarships or Graduate Scholarships

 

Graduate and Physical Therapy Scholarship Opportunities:

   

Name:

ACS-Hach Second Career Chemistry Teacher Scholarship

Application:

www.chemistry.org/scholars

Due Date:

2/1/12 to 4/1/12

Amount:

Up to $6,000

Eligibility Criteria:

Professionals in the chemistry field pursuing a Masters program or a teacher certification program.

Name:

AFCEA Graduate Scholarships (9 different scholarships available)

Application:

www.afcea.org/education/scholarships

Due Date:

Varies by Scholarship

Amount:

Varies from $2,000 to $15,000

Eligibility Criteria:

Varies by Scholarship

Name:

AICPA John L. Carey Scholarship

Application:

www.aicpa.org/BecomeACPA/Scholarships/Pages/default.aspx

Due Date:

4/1/2011

Amount:

$5,000

Eligibility Criteria:

Must be pursuing graduate studies in accounting and the CPA designation

Must not have earned more than 12 credits in accounting or business as an Undergraduate

Intend to pursue a CPA certificate

Name:

AMBUCS Scholarship For Therapists

Application:

www.ambucs.com/scholars/program_information.aspx

Due Date:

4/15/2012

Amount:

$500 to $1,500

Eligibility Criteria:

Assistant programs are not eligible.

Name:

Brandon Goodman Scholarship

Application:

http://bgscholarship.com/

Due Date:

At the end of each month

Amount:

$300

Eligibility Criteria:

Must be a college bound student or in college.  Lives in the USA with a minimum GPA of 2.0

Name:

College Prowler "No Essay" College Scholarship

Application:

http://scholarshipexperts.clickmeter.com/882040/

Due Date:

Last day of each month

Amount:

$2,000

Eligibility Criteria:

Must plan on enrolling in college in the next 12 months.

H.S. students, adults, current college students and graduates are all eligible

Name:

DAR (Daughters of the American Revolution) Scholarships

Application:

www.dar.org/natsociety/edout_scholar.cfm

Due Date:

Varies from 2/1/12 to 4/15/11

Amount:

$1,000 to $5,000

Eligibility Criteria:

Multiple scholarships on the site, you choose which one or ones to apply for on the application

Varies, fill out online application, fill out online financial need form

Name:

Journey Scholarship

Application:

http://journeyscholarships.com/

Due Date:

By the 15th of each month.

Amount:

$1,000

Eligibility Criteria:

Is college bound or in college with a 2.5 minimum GPA.

Name:

New Beginning Scholarship

Application:

http://newbeginningscholarship.com/

Due Date:

At the end of each month

Amount:

$500

Eligibility Criteria:

Must be a college bound student or in college.  Lives in the USA with a minimum GPA of 2.0

Name:

Nurse Educator Grant

Application:

www.studentloan.org/About-Us/community-reinvestment/nurse-educator-grant/default.aspx

Due Date:

Unknown

Amount:

$4,000 per year

Eligibility Criteria:

Currently enrolled in a graduate-level nursing program

Are teaching classroom or clinical nursing classes at an eligible Iowa college or university

Intent to pursue a career as a nurse educator at an Iowa college or university

Name:

Nursing Scholarship through BrainTrack

Application:

http://www.braintrack.com/colleges-by-career/registered-nurses#

Due Date:

11/1 and 3/1 each year

Amount:

$1,000 winner, $500 Runner-up

Eligibility Criteria:

Must be a nursing major or advancing their education as a nurse via associate, bachelor, master or doctoral degree.

Name:

Rural Nurse Practitioner Scholarship Program

Application:

Contact the Financial Aid office or visit www.ilfb.org

Due Date:

5/1/12

Amount:

Five $4,000 scholarships

Eligibility Criteria:

Must be an Illinois Resident

 

Must be a Registered Nurse, must be accepted into a University Nurse Practitioner Program

 

Must agree to practice as a nurse practitioner in an approved rural community in IL for 2 years

Name:

TYLENOL Future Care Scholarship

Application:

www.tylenol.com/page.jhtml?id=tylenol/news/subptyschol.inc

Due Date:

3/12/12 - 5/31/12

Amount:

$5,000 to $10,000

Eligibility Criteria:

Must have a Career focused on caring for others.

Undergraduate Scholarship Opportunities:

 

Undergraduate Scholarship Search Engines:

Web Search:

www.aacn.nche.edu/education/financialaid.htm

Web Search:

www.apta.org/CurrentStudents/ScholarshipsAwards/

Web Search:

www.collegeboard.com

Web Search:

www.college-scholarships.com/free_scholarship_searches.htm

Web Search:

www.education-portal.com

Web Search:

www.fastweb.com

Web Search:

www.free-4u.com/iowa_state_resident_scholarships1.htm

Web Search:

www.finaid.org

Web Search:

www.ihaveaplaniowa.gov

Web Search:

www.icansucceed.org

Web Search:

www.nextstudentloans.com

Web Search:

www.scholarshipexperts.com

Web Search:

www.scholarshipexperts.com/apply.htx

Web Search:

www.scholarshipsandgrants.us

Web Search:

Google Search -  Scholarships

 

Minority Student Scholarship Searches:

   

Name:

ACS Scholars Program

Application:

www.chemistry.org/scholars

Due Date:

3/1/2012

Amount:

Up to $5,000 a year.

Eligibility Criteria:

Must be African-American, Hispanic/Latino, or American Indian

For H.S. Seniors, College Freshman, Sophomore, or Junior

Majoring in Chemistry, Biochemistry, Chemical engineering or a Chemically related Science.

Name:

AICPA Scholarship for Minority Accounting Students

Application:

www.aicpa.org/BecomeACPA/Scholarships/Pages/default.aspx

Due Date:

4/1/2011

Amount:

$3,000

Eligibility Criteria:

Minority Accounting Majors who plan to become CPA

Must have a Major and overall GPA of 3.3

Must have 30 semester hours including 6 hours in accounting

Name:

DAR (Daughters of the American Revolution) Scholarships

Application:

www.dar.org/natsociety/edout_scholar.cfm

Due Date:

Varies from 2/1/12 to 4/15/11

Amount:

$1,000 to $5,000

Eligibility Criteria:

Multiple scholarships on the site, you choose which one or ones to apply for on the application

Varies, fill out online application, fill out online financial need form

Name:

The Gates Millennium Scholars

Application:

www.gmsp.org

Due Date:

1/11/2012

Amount:

Varies

Eligibility Criteria:

Are African American, American Indian/Alaska Native, Asian Pacific Islander American or Hispanic American

 

a cumulative high school GPA of 3.3 on an unweighted 4.0 scale or have earned a GED

 

Have demonstrated leadership abilities

Name:

Hispanic College Fund

Application:

www.hispanicfund.org

Due Date:

3/1/2012

Amount:

$500-10,000

Eligibility Criteria:

Have a minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA

Hispanic / Latino Students

Name:

The Hispanic Scholarship Fund

Application:

www.hsf.net

Due Date:

12/15/2011

Amount:

$1000-5000

Eligibility Criteria:

Be of Hispanic heritage; Have a minimum cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale

Name:

James B. Morris Scholarship Fund

Application:

www.morrisscholarship.org

Due Date:

2/15/2012

Amount:

Varies

Eligibility Criteria:

have a minimum 2.5 G.P.A.

Iowa high school graduate or attending Iowa colleges/universities

Must be a minority

Name:

MassMutual Scholars

Application:

www.act.org/massmutual

Due Date:

5/4/12

Amount:

Thirty $5,000 Scholarships

Eligibility Criteria:

For high-achieving African American, Asian/Pacific Islander, and Hispanic students.

 

All Majors entering sophomore, junior, senior or 5th year seniors.  Minimum GPA 3.0.

 

Interested in pursuing a career in the insurance and financial services industry.

Name:

The Minorities in Government Finance Scholarship

Application:

www.gfoa.org/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=96&Itemid=107

Due Date:

2/18/2011

Amount:

$5,000

Eligibility Criteria:

Must be a minority and be in public administration, governmental accounting, finance,

political science, economics, or business administration.

Name:

The Nelson Urban Scholarship Fund

Application:

www.morrisscholarship.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=48&Itemid=50 

Due Date:

2/15/2012

Amount:

Varies

Eligibility Criteria:

African-American Iowa resident enrolled in a full or part-time graduate level program

 

Disability-Related Scholarship Searches:

   

Web Search:

www.finaid.org/otheraid/disabled.phtml

Name:

Incight Education Scholarship

Application:

www.incighteducation.org/scholarship/

Due Date:

2/17/2012

Amount:

Range from $500 to $2,500

Eligibility Criteria:

Students with disabilities and give back to the community as well as overcome obstacles.

 

Name:

McGregor Scholarship

Application:

www.iowa-braille.k12.ia.us/vnews/display.v/ART/4d5ad8fcc471c

Due Date:

4/15/2012

Amount:

$2500 per academic year

Eligibility Criteria:

blind or visually impaired prior to reaching the age of 21

maintaining a 2.5 grade point average

Name:

Minnie Pearl Scholarship Program

Application:

www.hearingbridges.org/scholarships/

Due Date:

11/30/2011

Amount:

$1,000 a year over 4 years

Eligibility Criteria:

Must have significant (severe to profound) bilateral hearing loss.

Must maintain a 3.0 GPA

Name:

National Federation of the Blind Scholarship Program

Application:

www.nfb.org/scholarships

Due Date:

3/31/2012

Amount:

Range from $3,000 to $12,000

Eligibility Criteria:

must be legally blind in both eyes

 

International Student Scholarship Searches:

   

Web Search:

www.edupass.org

Web Search:

www.nafsa.org/students.sec/

 

General Undergraduate Scholarships:

Name:

Abbott and Fenner Scholarship

Application:

www.abbottandfenner.com/scholarships.htm

Due Date:

6/15/2012

Amount:

$1,000

Eligibility Criteria:

all H.S juniors and seniors as well as all students in any accredited post-secondary institution

Name:

"Advice to Your High School Self" Scholarship

Application:

www.campusdiscovery.com/start

Due Date:

1/31/2012

Amount:

$2,500

Eligibility Criteria:

Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree from, any accredited 2-year or 4-year college; complete a survey

 

Name:

AES Engineering Scholarship

Application:

www.aesengineers.com/scholarships.htm

Due Date:

10/5/2012

Amount:

$500

Eligibility Criteria:

Must submit an essay

Name:

AFCEA Undergraduate Scholarships (15 different scholarships available)

Application:

www.afcea.org/education/scholarships

Due Date:

Varies by Scholarship

Amount:

Varies from $2,000 to $5,000

Eligibility Criteria:

Varies by Scholarship

Name:

AICPA/Accountemps Student Scholarship

Application:

www.aicpa.org/BecomeACPA/Scholarships/Pages/default.aspx

Due Date:

4/1/2011

Amount:

$2,500

Eligibility Criteria:

Accounting Majors who plan to become CPA

Must have a Major and overall GPA of 3.0

Must have 30 semester hours including 6 hours in accounting

Name:

Alliant Energy Community Service Scholarship

Application:

www.alliantenergy.com/foundationscholarship

Due Date:

2/15/2012

Amount:

$1,000

Eligibility Criteria:

Be age 24 or under, high school grade point average of 2.5 or more

Name:

Americanism Educational Leaders Collegiate Essays Award

Application:

www.americanism.org/pages/contest/college.htm

Due Date:

4/30/2012

Amount:

$1,000 to $3,000

Eligibility Criteria:

Must submit an essay

Name:

The Auxiliary and the Foundation of Grant Regional Health Center Scholarships

Application:

Contact Shirley Felder-Hansen at 608-723-7068 for an application and additional information.

Due Date:

4/1/2011

Amount:

$1,000

Eligibility Criteria:

Candidates must be pursuing a career in health care.

Name:

B. Davis Scholarship

Application:

www.studentawardsearch.com/scholarships.htm

Due Date:

5/28/2012

Amount:

$1,000

Eligibility Criteria:

all H.S. juniors and seniors as well as all students in any accredited post-secondary institution

Name:

Bachelor's Degree Scholarship in Business

Application:

http://degreedirectory.org/pages/business_scholarship.html

Due Date:

4/1/2012

Amount:

$1,000

Eligibility Criteria:

This scholarship program is open to students pursuing business related majors

Name:

BigSun Scholarship for Student Athletes

Application:

www.bigsunathletics.com

Due Date:

6/22/2012

Amount:

$500

Eligibility Criteria:

The student must be a H.S. senior or be attending a post-secondary institute and a student athlete.

Name:

Black Hills Energy Iowa Young Leader Scholarship

Application:

www.blackhillsenergy.com/scholarships

Due Date:

3/25/2012

Amount:

$500

Eligibility Criteria:

parent or guardian is a customer of Black Hill Energy

In top 25% of graduating class or scored 21 or higher on ACT

Student must not be a relative or an employee for Black Hill Energy

Name:

Brandon Goodman Scholarship

Application:

http://bgscholarship.com/

Due Date:

At the end of each month

Amount:

$300

Eligibility Criteria:

Must be a college bound student or in college.  Lives in the USA with a minimum GPA of 2.0

 

Name:

BUICK Achievers Scholarship Program

Application:

http://buickachievers.scholarshipamerica.org/

Due Date:

Spring 2012

Amount:

$2,000

Eligibility Criteria:

Must be H.S. Seniors or Graduates who are first-time College Students.

Course of Study that focuses on STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering or Math)

Name:

Business and Professional Women of Iowa Foundation.

Application:

Contact the Financial Aid office for an application and more information

Due Date:

3/31/2012

Amount:

$1,000 Awards for Non-Traditional Students

Eligibility Criteria:

Non-Traditional Students who have been out of the workforce and need more education to get back to work

Completed H.S. five or more years ago

Name:

CampusDiscovery.com "Advice to Your High School Self" Scholarship

Application:

www.campusdiscovery.com/college-scholarships

Due Date:

1/31/2012

Amount:

up to $2500

Eligibility Criteria:

take a survey

Name:

Cappex "A GPA Isn't Everything" Scholarship

Application:

www.scholarshipexperts.com/notes/capg.jsp

Due Date:

1/31/2012

Amount:

$1,000

Eligibility Criteria:

Online Essay and submission

Name:

Cappex "I Don't Want To Pay For College" Scholarship

Application:

www.scholarshipexperts.com/notes/capd.jsp

Due Date:

12/31/2011

Amount:

$1,000

Eligibility Criteria:

Currently enrolled in H.S. or College or plan to enroll in the next 12 months

Name:

Carver Scholarship (Roy J. Carver Charitable Trust Program)

Application:

www.carvertrust.org/index.php?page=scholars

Due Date:

4/1/2012

Amount:

$7,600

Eligibility Criteria:

Must currently be a Sophomore that will be a Junior in the Fall.

Must have graduated from an Iowa H.S. or community college, or an Iowa resident for 5 years

Must have a minimum 2.8 GPA

Name:

CHF Scholarship Fund

Application:

www.czechheritagefoundation.org

Due Date:

Unknown, usually before August

Amount:

Varies

Eligibility Criteria:

Must be within 100 miles of Cedar Rapids, IA

Must be of Czech/Slovak ancestry

Name:

Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation

Application:

www.coca-colascholars.org

Due Date:

10/31/2012

Amount:

Up to $20,000 for college

Eligibility Criteria:

Senior in high school with a GPA of at least 3.0

Name:

College Prowler "No Essay" College Scholarship

Application:

http://scholarshipexperts.clickmeter.com/882040/

Due Date:

Last day of each month

Amount:

$2,000

Eligibility Criteria:

Must plan on enrolling in college in the next 12 months.

H.S. students, adults, current college students and graduates are all eligible

Name:

DAR (Daughters of the American Revolution) Scholarships

Application:

www.dar.org/natsociety/edout_scholar.cfm

Due Date:

Varies from 2/1/12 to 4/15/11

Amount:

$1,000 to $5,000

Eligibility Criteria:

Multiple scholarships on the site, you choose which one or ones to apply for on the application

Varies, fill out online application, fill out online financial need form

Name:

Datatel Scholars Foundation

Application:

www.datatel.com/dsf

Due Date:

Spring 2012

Amount:

Varies from $1,000 to $2,400

Eligibility Criteria:

Unknown at this time.

Name:

DiversityJobs Scholarship

Application:

http://streetsmart.diversityjobs.com/diversity-scholarship/

Due Date:

12/31/11, 4/30/12, and 8/31/12

Amount:

$2,000

Eligibility Criteria:

Must be a full time student, submit online application

Name:

Dubuque Arts Council Scholarship

Application:

www.dbqartscouncil.org contact the Financial Aid office or email dbqartscouncil@qwestoffice.net

Due Date:

3/30/2012

Amount:

$1,000

Eligibility Criteria:

Awarded to Graduating H.S seniors planning to pursue a career in the visual or performing arts

Can be a college student currently enrolled in a major or minor in the visual or performing arts

Name:

Dupaco Community Credit Union College Scholarship Program

Application:

www.Dupaco.com/page.php?page=261

Due Date:

3/31/2012

Amount:

$1,000

Eligibility Criteria:

Must submit high school transcript, submit the online essay

Name:

DuTrac Credit Union Scholarships

Application:

www.dutrac.org/scholarships

Due Date:

2/3/2012

Amount:

Four $500 and three $1,000

Eligibility Criteria:

Must be a senior graduating H.S located within the 14-county Charter Area

 

Must be a member in good standing with DuTrac

Name:

Education-to-Employment Grants

Application:

www.dalmc.com

Due Date:

4/1/2012

Amount:

$1,000

Eligibility Criteria:

Must intend to become employed in either Dubuque, JoDaviess or Grant county

Name:

Education-Portal.com's Textbook for a Year Scholarship

Application:

http://education-portal.com/articles/textbook_scholarship.html

Due Date:

12/9/2011

Amount:

$1,000

Eligibility Criteria:

Must be over 18 and enrolled in college

Name:

Father Norman White Memorial Scholarship

Application:

www.dubuqueswcd.org

Due Date:

6/1/12

Amount:

$1,000

Eligibility Criteria:

Must be pursuing a degree within an Agricultural and/or Natural Resources related field.

 

Must be currently attending or planning to attend Clarke, UD, Loras, UWP, or NICC.

Name:

Finley Hospital Scholarship Opportunities (6 Scholarship Opportunities)

Application:

www.finleyhospital.org/body.cfm?id=88

Due Date:

4/15/2012

Amount:

Varies between scholarships, ranging from $250 to $1,000

Eligibility Criteria:

For students pursuing a nursing career and in a nursing program

Name:

Foreclosure.com Scholarship Program

Application:

www.foreclosure.com/scholarship

Due Date:

Starts 1/6/12

Amount:

$1,000 to $5,000

Eligibility Criteria:

Must submit an essay online

Must be currently enrolled in college

Name:

Frugal Dad Scholarship

Application:

http://frugaldad.com/undergraduate-scholarship/

Due Date:

4/30/12

Amount:

$5,000

Eligibility Criteria:

Must be at least 16 years old.  Must be a legal US resident. 

 

Must be enrolled in a college or University.

Name:

Galena Artists Guild Scholarship

Application:

http://galenaartists.com/scholarships.html

Due Date:

Mid to late Spring

Amount:

Varies

Eligibility Criteria:

Seniors or college students living within 30 miles of Galena

Must be an Art Major, and include artwork.

Name:

Get Prepped LSAT Prep Scholarship

Application:

www.getprepped.com/net/lsat-prep-prelaw-scholarship/

Due Date:

1/30 and 6/30 annually

Eligibility Criteria:

Students interested in attending law school.

Name:

Gilman Scholarship Program

Application:

www.iie.org/gilman

Due Date:

3/1/2012 for Summer 2012

Amount:

up to $5000

Eligibility Criteria:

Must receive Pell grant, studying abroad for at least 4 weeks

Name:

Glenn Miller Scholarship Competition

Application:

www.glennmiller.org

Due Date:

3/1/2012

Amount:

$1,000 to $4,000

Eligibility Criteria:

Instrumentalists and vocal Scholarships

Must submit an audition CD or tape and application

High School Seniors or College Freshman

Name:

Government Finance Officers Association (4 different Scholarships)

Application:

www.gfoa.org/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=96&Itemid=107

Due Date:

2/18/2011

Amount:

$5,000

Eligibility Criteria:

undergraduate or graduate enrolled in full-time, recommended by advisor

Varies by scholarship, visit site for the full eligibility criteria for each scholarship

Name:

Hy-Vee Foundation Scholarship Program

Application:

www.hy-vee.com/company/scholarships/default.aspx

Due Date:

2/10/2012

Amount:

$1,000

Eligibility Criteria:

All high school seniors working for Hy-Vee or a parent that works for Hy-Vee

 

Name:

iModules Scholarship

Application:

http://scholarships.imodules.com

Due Date:

4/1/2012

Amount:

$1,500

Eligibility Criteria:

Attending or will be attending a school that is an iModules client

Minimum 2.0 GPA

Name:

Iowa College Foundation Westmar Endowment Scholarship

Application:

http://iowacollegefoundation.org/students_westmar_end_app.html

Due Date:

4/1/2012

Amount:

up to $5000

Eligibility Criteria:

residents of NW IA and have a Westmar connection or students who are residents in LeMars, IA

or applicants with Westmar connections, must have a minimum GPA of 3.0 or 2.5

Name:

Iowa Credit Union Foundation Scholarships

Application:

http://iowacreditunionfoundation.org/grants-and-scholarships.cfm

Due Date:

Varies

Amount:

Varies

Eligibility Criteria:

Must be a member and involved with an Iowa Credit Union.

Name:

Iowa Financial Aid Application (Combines 6 financial aid programs)

Application:

www.IHaveaPlanIowa.gov

Due Date:

8/1/2012

Amount:

Varies for each scholarship, ranges from $500 to $7,670

Eligibility Criteria:

Must create an account and fill out the Iowa Financial Aid Application on the website.

Must be an Iowa Resident

Name:

Iowa Grocers Education Foundation (12 different Scholarships)

Application:

www.iowagrocers.com/scholarship-program.cfm

Due Date:

3/1/2012

Amount:

Varies from $250 to $2,000

Eligibility Criteria:

Sons or daughters of full-time employees at firms that are Iowa Grocery Industry Association members

Full-time or part-time employees of firms that are Iowa Grocery Industry Association member

Name:

Iowa Hospital Education and Research Foundation Health Care Careers Scholarship Fund

Application:

www.ihaonline.org/careers/iherfscholarship/scholarship.shtml

Due Date:

3/14/2012

Amount:

$3,000 per year

Eligibility Criteria:

be within two years of finishing your education, must work for a hospital in Iowa

Name:

Iowa Scholarship for the Arts

Application:

www.iowaartscouncil.org

Due Date:

2/1/2012 by 4:30

Amount:

$1,000

Eligibility Criteria:

Must have a proven artistic ability in dance, literature, music, theater, traditional or visual arts

 

Will graduate from High School during the 2011-2012 academic year

 

Must complete the application, write an essay and include letters of recommendation

Name:

John Gyles Education Award

Application:

www.johngyleseducationcenter.com

Due Date:

6/1/2012

Amount:

$500

Eligibility Criteria:

Minimum 3.5 GPA

Name:

Journey Scholarship

Application:

http://journeyscholarships.com/

Due Date:

By the 15th of each month.

Amount:

$1,000

Eligibility Criteria:

Is college bound or in college with a 2.5 minimum GPA.

Name:

JustJobs Scholarship

Application:

http://academy.justjobs.com/scholarships/

Due Date:

12/31/11, 4/30/12, and 8/31/12

Amount:

$2,000

Eligibility Criteria:

Must be a full time student, submit online application

Name:

LatPro Scholarship

Application:

http://learn.latpro.com/scholarship/

Due Date:

12/31/11, 4/30/12, and 8/31/12

Amount:

$2,000

Eligibility Criteria:

Must be a full-time student when applying and complete an online application

Name:

Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation

Application:

www.mcsf.org

Due Date:

3/1/2012

Amount:

$1,500 or more

Eligibility Criteria:

Son or daughter of marine or navy corpsman, minimum 2.0 GPA

Name:

Mary Greeley Medical Center Foundation (8 Different Scholarships)

Application:

www.mgmc.org/careers/Volunteers/scholarship-opportunities/

Due Date:

3/31/2012

Amount:

Ranging from $500 to $2,500

Eligibility Criteria:

For Healthcare students, each scholarship varies

Name:

MassMutual Scholars

Application:

www.act.org/massmutual

Due Date:

5/4/12

Amount:

Thirty $5,000 Scholarships

Eligibility Criteria:

For high-achieving African American, Asian/Pacific Islander, and Hispanic students.

 

All Majors entering sophomore, junior, senior or 5th year seniors.  Minimum GPA 3.0.

 

Interested in pursuing a career in the insurance and financial services industry.

Name:

Memorial Scholarships (Lois Dell, Olive Riddell, Rose L. Schwartz, Helen McEwan, Liselotte Gurau)

Application:

www.desmoineswomensclub.org/scholarships.html

Due Date:

1/27/2012

Amount:

$1,000

Eligibility Criteria:

Must be a graduating senior

5 different memorial Scholarships to apply for, visit website to apply and for more details.

Legal resident of Polk, Boone, Dallas, Jasper, Madison, Marion, Story, or Warren County in Iowa.

Additional Scholarship Opportunities are on this website!

Name:

Mercy Scholarship

Application:

www.mercydubuque.com/student-scholarships

Due Date:

Spring 2012

Amount:

$500

Eligibility Criteria:

Plan to pursue a career as a registered Nurse and be in Mercy's service area.

Name:

Miss Iowa Speedway Scholarship

Application:

www.iowaspeedway.com/aspx/AboutSpeedway/news.aspx?id=351

Due Date:

3/25/2011

Amount:

$1,500

Eligibility Criteria:

Must be 18 or older, unmarried and enrolled in college

Name:

Naming and Branding Scholarship

Application:

www.namedevelopment.com/scholarship/

Due Date:

9/15/2011

Amount:

$2,500

Eligibility Criteria:

Minimum 3.0 GPA, majoring in Linguistics, English, Marketing or Mass Communications

Submit an online essay.

Name:

NASA-MUST (Motivating Undergraduates in Science and Technology) Scholarship

Application:

www.nasa.gov/education/must

Due Date:

Fall 2012

Amount:

half of tuition, but not over $10,000

Eligibility Criteria:

letter of recommendation, resume, essay, and minimum of 3.0 GPA

Must be a rising Sophomore or Junior

Must be pursuing a degree in science, technology, engineering or mathematics

Name:

The National CCAA Scholarship Award

Application:

www.catholiccollegesonline.org

Due Date:

3/23/12

Amount:

7 $1,000 One-time scholarships

Eligibility Criteria:

Only H.S. Seniors Graduating in Spring 2012.  Will be selected by a random drawing.

Name:

National Scholars Honor Society Merit Scholarships

Application:

www.magnacumlaude.org/

Due Date:

Unknown

Amount:

$5,000

Eligibility Criteria:

Anyone can apply to the National Scholars Honor Society; most members have above a 3.6.

Name:

National Society of Accountants Scholarship Foundation

Application:

www.nsacct.org/Education/NSAScholarshipFoundation/tabid/6976/Default.aspx

Due Date:

3/10/2012

Amount:

$500, $1,000, or $2,000

Eligibility Criteria:

Must have a 3.0 GPA

Must be enrolled in an undergraduate accounting program.

Name:

New Beginning Scholarship

Application:

http://newbeginningscholarship.com/

Due Date:

At the end of each month

Amount:

$500

Eligibility Criteria:

Must be a college bound student or in college.  Lives in the USA with a minimum GPA of 2.0

Name:

Nursing Scholarship through BrainTrack

Application:

http://www.braintrack.com/colleges-by-career/registered-nurses#

Due Date:

11/1 and 3/1 each year

Amount:

$1,000 winner, $500 Runner-up

Eligibility Criteria:

Must be a nursing major or advancing their education as a nurse via associate, bachelor, master or doctoral degree.

Name:

Red Cross/NAIA Collegiate Leadership Program

Application:

www.championsofcharacter.org/page/arc.php

Due Date:

11/1/2011

Amount:

$2,000

Eligibility Criteria:

Must be a current Freshman or Sophomore

Must agree to organize at least 2-4 Red Cross blood drives on campus

See application for additional criteria

Name:

Robert D. Blue Scholarship

Application:

www.rdblue.org

Due Date:

5/10/2012

Amount:

$500 to $1,000

Eligibility Criteria:

Requires 2 letters of recommendation, must submit an essay online

Any Iowa Student who plans to attend an Iowa college or university

Name:

Rural Nurse Practitioner Scholarship Program

Application:

Contact the Financial Aid office or visit www.ilfb.org

Due Date:

5/1/12

Amount:

Five $4,000 scholarships

Eligibility Criteria:

Must be an Illinois Resident

 

Must be a Registered Nurse, must be accepted into a University Nurse Practitioner Program

 

Must agree to practice as a nurse practitioner in an approved rural community in IL for 2 years

Name:

Scholarship Experts Scholarships (9 Different Scholarships available)

Application:

www.scholarshipexperts.com/apply.htx

Due Date:

Varies on the scholarship

Amount:

$1,000

Eligibility Criteria:

Must be enrolled in post-secondary institution, include essay

Name:

Scholarship Points Scholarship

Application:

www.scholarshipexperts.com/notes/sp.jsp

Due Date:

No Due Date

Amount:

Up to $10,000

Eligibility Criteria:

Must register with ScholarshipPoints.com to be eligible

Name:

Starving Student Scholarship by DegreeDirectory.org

Application:

http://degreedirectory.org/articles/Starving_Student_Scholarship.html

Due Date:

1/1/2012

Amount:

$500 to $1,000

Eligibility Criteria:

Like DegreeDirectory.org on Facebook and fill out a form.

Name:

Strategic Name Development Scholarship

Application:

www.namedevelopment.com/scholarship/form.php

Due Date:

8/15/2012

Amount:

$2,000

Eligibility Criteria:

Full-time students majoring in Linguistics, English, Marketing or Mass Communications.

 

Minimum 3.0 GPA

 

1,000 word essay

Name:

Talbots Scholarship Program

Application:

www.scholarshipamerica.org/talbotswomen

Due Date:

1/3/2012

Amount:

$10,000-$30,000

Eligibility Criteria:

Have at least 24 credit hours remaining until finishing undergraduate degree

Must be female

Name:

Teacher Career Establishment Grant

Application:

www.studentloan.org/teachergrant

Due Date:

Unknown

Amount:

up to $2000

Eligibility Criteria:

Must have graduated or will graduate during the current academic year

Are certified in a state-designated shortage area

Name:

Training & Education Undergraduate Scholarship Program

Application:

www.training.nih.gov/programs/ugsp

Due Date:

2/1/2012

Amount:

up to $20,000

Eligibility Criteria:

From a disadvantaged background, 3.5 GPA, high school seniors are not eligible

Students planning to pursue careers in behavioral, biomedical, or science health-related research

Name:

Tuition Won't Stop ME Scholarship Opportunity from Education-Portal.com

Application:

http://education-portal.com/articles/Tuition_Scholarship.html

Due Date:

12/18/2011

Amount:

$5,000

Eligibility Criteria:

Like the Education-Portal.com Facebook page and fill out an entry form

Name:

Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship program

Application:

www.jackkentcookefoundation.org

Due Date:

12/6/2011

Amount:

Varies has a maximum of $30,000

Eligibility Criteria:

Minimum 3.5 GPA, have at least a sophomore status and be transferring

Name:

U.S. Bank Scholarship Program (40 Scholarship winners)

Application:

www.usbank.com/scholarship

Due Date:

3/31/2012

Amount:

$1,000

Eligibility Criteria:

Must be a H.S. senior or a college Freshman, Sophomore, or Junior

Name:

Women's Opportunity Award

Application:

www.soroptimistncr.org/WhatWeDo/WhatWeDo.html

Due Date:

12/1/2011

Amount:

$3,000 to $5,000

Eligibility Criteria:

Must provide the primary financial support for her family

Must reside in one of Soroptimist member counties, see website for areas.

Name:

WyzAnt College Scholarships

Application:

www.wyzant.com/Scholarships/

Due Date:

4/1/2012

Amount:

up to $5,000

Eligibility Criteria:

Submit an essay

Name:

Zinch Super Student Stimulus Scholarship

Application:

www.scholarshipexperts.com/notes/zs.jsp

Due Date:

12/31/2011

Amount:

up to $5,555

Eligibility Criteria:

students in college or enrolling in next 12 moths

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