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  1. Cover image for Cat Zingano Overcoming Loss Scholarship

    Cat Zingano Overcoming Loss Scholarship

    Funded by
    Cat Zingano
    This scholarship will be awarded to one high school or undergraduate student who is fighting through their own loss of a close family member, legal guardian or loved one, and is in need of financial support for their education as they move forward.
    Funded by
    Cat Zingano
    This scholarship will be awarded to one high school or undergraduate student who is fighting through their own loss of a close family member, legal guardian or loved one, and is in need of financial support for their education as they move forward.

    Eligibility Criteria:

    All students are eligible
    Amount:$10,200
    Deadline :Mar 17, 2023
    One Click Apply
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  2. Cover image for Chris Jackson Computer Science Education Scholarship

    Chris Jackson Computer Science Education Scholarship

    Funded by
    Chris Jackson
    This memorial fund for Chris Jackson will support students who want to pursue a Computer Science degree to make the world a better place.
    Funded by
    Chris Jackson
    This memorial fund for Chris Jackson will support students who want to pursue a Computer Science degree to make the world a better place.

    Eligibility Criteria:

    All students are eligible
    Amount:$5,000
    Deadline :Oct 01, 2022
    One Click Apply
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  3. Cover image for CollegeXpress No-Essay Scholarship

    CollegeXpress No-Essay Scholarship

    Funded by
    Bold.org
    This scholarship is perfect for students interested in college tips and resources.
    Funded by
    Bold.org
    This scholarship is perfect for students interested in college tips and resources.

    Eligibility Criteria:

    All students are eligible
    Amount:$1,000
    Deadline is Approaching! 21 days left
    One Click Apply
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  4. Cover image for Derrick Richardson Law Student Scholarship

    Derrick Richardson Law Student Scholarship

    Funded by
    Margaret Allen-Adeyemo
    To honor the legacy of Derrick Richardson, this scholarship will support one second or third-year Black law student who is serious about their studies in civil rights law and becoming a lawyer.
    Funded by
    Margaret Allen-Adeyemo
    To honor the legacy of Derrick Richardson, this scholarship will support one second or third-year Black law student who is serious about their studies in civil rights law and becoming a lawyer.

    Eligibility Criteria:

    • Ethnicity: Black
    • Education: 2nd or 3rd year student in Law School
    Amount:$1,000
    Deadline is Approaching! 26 days left
    One Click Apply
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  5. Cover image for Crenati Foundation Supporting International Students Scholarship

    Crenati Foundation Supporting International Students Scholarship

    Funded by
    Crenati Foundation
    This scholarship aims to help international students pursue their college education in the US.
    Funded by
    Crenati Foundation
    This scholarship aims to help international students pursue their college education in the US.

    Eligibility Criteria:

    • Education Level: International undergraduate student
    • Citizenship Status: Non-US citizen
    Amount:$1,000
    Deadline :Dec 15, 2022
    One Click Apply
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  6. Cover image for Jameela Jamil x I Weigh Scholarship

    Jameela Jamil x I Weigh Scholarship

    Funded by
    Jameela Jamil
    This scholarship exists to amplify diverse voices.
    Funded by
    Jameela Jamil
    This scholarship exists to amplify diverse voices.

    Eligibility Criteria:

    All students are eligible
    Amount:$15,000
    Deadline is Approaching! 6 days left
    One Click Apply
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  7. Cover image for “Equal Opportunity” Scholarship

    “Equal Opportunity” Scholarship

    Funded by
    Calvin Rosser
    This scholarship exists to support two students who want to improve their life and the lives of the people around them.
    Funded by
    Calvin Rosser
    This scholarship exists to support two students who want to improve their life and the lives of the people around them.

    Eligibility Criteria:

    All students are eligible
    Amount:$1,000
    Deadline is Approaching! 21 days left
    One Click Apply
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  8. Cover image for MJM3 Fitness Scholarship

    MJM3 Fitness Scholarship

    Funded by
    Moseley
    This scholarship is for undergraduates or high school seniors who have made poor lifestyle choices that they seek to change.
    Funded by
    Moseley
    This scholarship is for undergraduates or high school seniors who have made poor lifestyle choices that they seek to change.

    Eligibility Criteria:

    • Education Level: High school senior or undergraduate
    Amount:$2,125
    Deadline :Jul 15, 2022
    One Click Apply
    Scholarship is in review
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  9. Cover image for International Studies Scholarship

    International Studies Scholarship

    Funded by
    Gregory Price
    This scholarship seeks to sponsor students who are pursuing international studies and are open to broadening their perspectives.
    Funded by
    Gregory Price
    This scholarship seeks to sponsor students who are pursuing international studies and are open to broadening their perspectives.

    Eligibility Criteria:

    • Major: International studies
    • Education Level: High school senior, undergraduate or graduate student
    Amount:$2,500
    Deadline :Aug 01, 2022
    One Click Apply
    Scholarship is in review
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  10. Cover image for Scorenavigator Financial Literacy Scholarship

    Scorenavigator Financial Literacy Scholarship

    Funded by
    ScoreNavigator Inc
    This scholarship will support high school junior and senior students from low-income backgrounds, who have a 3.0 GPA or higher.
    Funded by
    ScoreNavigator Inc
    This scholarship will support high school junior and senior students from low-income backgrounds, who have a 3.0 GPA or higher.

    Eligibility Criteria:

    • Education Level: High school junior or senior
    • Background: Low-income
    • GPA: 3.0 or higher
    Amount:$5,000
    Deadline :Jul 15, 2022
    One Click Apply
    Scholarship is in review
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  11. Cover image for Dr. Sharyn First-Generation in Business Scholarship

    Dr. Sharyn First-Generation in Business Scholarship

    Funded by
    Dr. Sharyn Warren
    This scholarship seeks to support first-generation undergraduate students in the second year of their program to reduce their college costs.
    Funded by
    Dr. Sharyn Warren
    This scholarship seeks to support first-generation undergraduate students in the second year of their program to reduce their college costs.

    Eligibility Criteria:

    • Education Level: Second-year undergraduate student
    • Background: First-generation student
    • Field of Study: Business
    Amount:$540
    Deadline :Aug 02, 2022
    One Click Apply
    Scholarship is in review
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  12. Cover image for LiveYourDash Entrepreneurs Scholarship

    LiveYourDash Entrepreneurs Scholarship

    Funded by
    Roach Family
    This scholarship aims to support students who are pursuing degrees in entrepreneurship and/or have already started their own businesses.
    Funded by
    Roach Family
    This scholarship aims to support students who are pursuing degrees in entrepreneurship and/or have already started their own businesses.

    Eligibility Criteria:

    • Education Level: Undergraduate student
    • Field of Study: Entrepreneurship
    Amount:$6,400
    Deadline :Aug 02, 2022
    One Click Apply
    Scholarship is in review
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  13. Cover image for Michael Valdivia Scholarship

    Michael Valdivia Scholarship

    Funded by
    Tania Johmann
    This scholarship seeks to support male students who have dealt with anxiety and/or depression and are passionate about taking the next steps to achieve their goals through the use of higher education.
    Funded by
    Tania Johmann
    This scholarship seeks to support male students who have dealt with anxiety and/or depression and are passionate about taking the next steps to achieve their goals through the use of higher education.

    Eligibility Criteria:

    • Gender: Male
    • Education Level: High school senior or undergraduate student
    • Background : Experience dealing with anxiety and/or depression
    Amount:$4,515
    Deadline :Jul 15, 2022
    One Click Apply
    Scholarship is in review
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  14. Cover image for Bold Community Activist Scholarship

    Bold Community Activist Scholarship

    Funded by
    Bold.org
    This scholarship aims to support students who strive to positively benefit their community and the lives of those around them.
    Funded by
    Bold.org
    This scholarship aims to support students who strive to positively benefit their community and the lives of those around them.

    Eligibility Criteria:

    All students are eligible
    Amount:$500
    Deadline :Jul 13, 2022
    One Click Apply
    Scholarship is in review
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  15. Cover image for Bold Climate Changemakers Scholarship

    Bold Climate Changemakers Scholarship

    Funded by
    Bold.org
    This scholarship seeks to support students who are passionate about advocating for and protecting the environment for future generations.
    Funded by
    Bold.org
    This scholarship seeks to support students who are passionate about advocating for and protecting the environment for future generations.

    Eligibility Criteria:

    All students are eligible
    Amount:$500
    Deadline :Jul 13, 2022
    One Click Apply
    Scholarship is in review
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  16. Cover image for M.R. Brooks Scholarship

    M.R. Brooks Scholarship

    Funded by
    Katya Bowen
    This scholarship seeks to make higher education more accessible for LGBTQ+ single parents or the children of single parents.
    Funded by
    Katya Bowen
    This scholarship seeks to make higher education more accessible for LGBTQ+ single parents or the children of single parents.

    Eligibility Criteria:

    • Education Level: High school or undergraduate student
    • Identity: LGBTQ+
    • Family: Single parent or the child of a single parent
    Amount:$1,000
    Deadline :Jul 01, 2022
    One Click Apply
    Scholarship is awarded to
    1 winner
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  17. Cover image for Taking Up Space Scholarship

    Taking Up Space Scholarship

    Funded by
    Arianna Thompson
    This scholarship seeks to empower and encourage women who are pursuing careers in male-dominated fields and paving the way for the next generation of women.
    Funded by
    Arianna Thompson
    This scholarship seeks to empower and encourage women who are pursuing careers in male-dominated fields and paving the way for the next generation of women.

    Eligibility Criteria:

    • Gender: Female
    • Identity: Underrepresented student (BIPOC, LGBTQ+, etc.)
    • Field of Study: Pursuing a male-dominated field (STEM, trades, software development, etc.)
    • Background: First-generation college student
    Amount:$500
    Deadline :Jul 01, 2022
    One Click Apply
    Scholarship is awarded to
    1 winner
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  18. Cover image for Charlotte Emery Memorial Scholarship

    Charlotte Emery Memorial Scholarship

    Funded by
    Keia Carter
    This scholarship seeks to honor the legacy of Charlotte Emery by uplifting Black girls and women so they can succeed in life and flourish.
    Funded by
    Keia Carter
    This scholarship seeks to honor the legacy of Charlotte Emery by uplifting Black girls and women so they can succeed in life and flourish.

    Eligibility Criteria:

    • Education Level: High school senior or undergraduate pursuing a two or four-year degree
    • Gender: Female
    • Race: Black/African American
    • Background: First-generation student
    • GPA: 2.0 or higher
    Amount:$1,100
    Deadline :Jul 01, 2022
    One Click Apply
    Scholarship is awarded to
    2 winners
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  19. Cover image for Indigenous Women In STEM Scholarship

    Indigenous Women In STEM Scholarship

    Funded by
    Roberta Tom
    This scholarship will support an indigenous woman studying STEM.
    Funded by
    Roberta Tom
    This scholarship will support an indigenous woman studying STEM.

    Eligibility Criteria:

    • Education Level: High school senior or undergraduate
    • Gender: Female
    • Major: STEM
    • Race/ethnicity: Affiliation with an indigenous tribe
    Amount:$600
    Deadline :May 30, 2022
    One Click Apply
    Scholarship is awarded to
    1 winner
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