Scholarship

Scholarship List by Deadline

  • 2021-2022

    North Dakota college-specific scholarships

     

    North Dakota grants and scholarships (check for deadines)

     

     

     

    October Deadline

     

    Simform STEM Scholarship

    Details: Provide a brief synopsis about your current academic program, write a personal statement outlining your career goals, and submit an essay on one of the six provided STEM topics
    Eligibility: Open to full-time college students pursuing a career in computer science, applied mathematics, or any other field related to STEM.
    Prize: $1,000
    Deadline: October 1, 2021
    Website: https://www.simform.com/scholarship/

     

    Dream Big Scholarship

    Details: Write an essay of 750 words or less on your dream job
    Eligibility: Must be 18 years or older currently attending a college or university
    Prize: $1,000
    Deadline:  October 1, 2021
    Website: https://www.rentlingo.com/scholarship

     

    AES Engineering Scholarship

    Details: Submit an essay of 500–1,000 words answering the questions, "When you look back on your life in 30 years, what would it take for you to consider your life successful? What relationships or accomplishments will be important on this journey?"
    Eligibility: Open to high school seniors and college students; students do not need to be taking Engineering courses to apply
    Prize: $500
    Deadline: October 8, 2021
    Website: http://www.aesengineers.com/scholarships.php

     

    Paliwal Club of 100 STEAM Scholars Fund

    Details: Explain the conference, research project, or other opportunity for which you would use this grant and write an essay of 500 words or less on how this project is important to your career goals in STEAM
    Eligibility: Must be female and currently enrolled in college or graduate school in the U.S. and demonstrate financial need
    Prize: 5 or more grants between $750 and $1,500
    Deadline: October 15, 2021
    Website: https://1000dreamsfund.org/paliwal-club-of-100/1000-dreams-fund-paliwal-club-of-100-application/

     

    Paliwal Club of 100 Music Scholars Fund

    Details: Explain the conference, research project, or other opportunity for which you would use this grant and write an essay of 500 words or less on how this project is important to your career goals in music
    Eligibility: Must be female and currently enrolled in college or graduate school in the U.S. and demonstrate financial need
    Prize: 4 or more grants between $500 and $2,000
    Deadline: October 15, 2021
    Website: https://1000dreamsfund.org/paliwal-club-of-100/music-scholars-fund-application/

     

    Heisman High School Scholarship

    Applying for the Heisman High School Scholarship presented by Acceptance Insurance is your chance to be rewarded and gain local, state, and even national recognition for all that you’ve put into your high school career. If you’ve maintained at least a B average, participate in at least one of the school sponsored sports recognized by the International Olympic Committee in the Summer and Winter Olympic Games, the Paralympic Games or the National Federation of State High School Associations, are a leader in your community and role model at your school, then you’ve got what it takes.

    Click HERE for application and additional information

    Deadline is October 19, 2021

     

    American Bullion Scholarship

    Details: Submit an essay of 500–1,000 words answering the question, "Are $5,000 gold and $100 silver possible within the next five years?"
    Eligibility: Open to full-time undergraduate college students in the United States who are legal residents of the United States or who hold a valid U.S. student visa
    Prize: $1,000
    Deadline: October 31, 2021
    Website: https://www.americanbullion.com/about/scholarship/

     

    Voice of Democracy Scholarship

    Details: Submit an essay, both written and audio recorded (3–5 minutes), on the theme, "America: Where do we go from here?"
    Eligibility: Open to students in grades 9-12
    Prize: $30,000 for first place with other prizes ranging $1,000–$16,000.
    Deadline: October 31, 2021
    Website: https://www.vfw.org/community/youth-and-education/youth-scholarships

     

    CARiD Scholarship Program

    Details: Create a photo inspired by any aspect of the automotive industry. Photos can be cropped, spliced, or edited however you see fit and must be relevant to the automotive industry
    Eligibility: Open to U.S. students ages 16 to 20 who are enrolled in post-secondary education for the upcoming semester
    Prize: $1,000
    Deadline: October 31, 2021
    Website: https://www.carid.com/scholarships.html

     

    Second-Career Scholarship

    Details: Write a personal essay of 1,500 words or less on your previous career and why you want to work in the independent funeral service profession as a new career choice
    Eligibility: Must be enrolled and attending classes (in person or online) on a full-time basis at an ABFSE-accredited Mortuary Science Program and have previously worked full or part time in at least one career other than funeral service
    Prize: 2 winners of $1,500 each
    Deadline:  October 31, 2021
    Website: https://www.selectedtrust.org/second-career-scholarship/

     

    Graphic Design Degree Hub Creativity Scholarship

    Details: Submit an artwork sample and two letters of recommendation and write an essay between 500 and 1,000 words describing future career aspirations and interests in the graphic design field
    Eligibility: Must be a U.S. citizen majoring full time in a graphic design, multimedia design, animation, gaming, or art program at a college or university
    Prize: $1,500
    Deadline:  October 31, 2021
    Website: https://www.graphicdesigndegreehub.com/art-scholarship/

     

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    The United States Senate Youth Program

    The United States Senate Youth Program, established in 1962 by U.S. Senate Resolution, is a unique educational experience for outstanding high school students interested in pursuing careers in public service. The 58th annual program will be held in Washington, D.C., from March 5 – 12, 2022.

    Two student leaders from each state, the District of Columbia and the Department of Defense Education Activity will spend a week in Washington experiencing their national government in action. Student delegates will hear major policy addresses by senators, cabinet members, officials from the Departments of State and Defense and directors of other federal agencies, as well as participate in meetings with the president and a justice of the U.S. Supreme Court. All transportation, hotel and meal expenses will be provided by The Hearst Foundations. In addition, each delegate will also be awarded a $10,000 college scholarship for undergraduate studies, with encouragement to pursue coursework in history and political science.

    For more information about the United States Senate Youth Program, please contact jemanderson@nd.gov  Public Information Officer, NDDPI at (701) 328-3216. Click HERE for application, eligibilty requirements and additional information.

    Deadline: October 22, 2021

     

    U.S. Bank

    2021 US Bank Student Scholarship

    PRIZES/APPROXIMATE RETAIL VALUE (“ARV”):

    Grand Prize (1): a $20,000 scholarship prize. Prize may be directly awarded to the winner’s U.S. college/university at which winner is enrolled and/or the winner, and must be used towards the winner’s academic financial support and qualifying expenses (tuition, books and other educational materials, and fees).

    First Prizes (5): a $5,000 scholarship prize. Prize will be directly awarded to the winner’s U.S. college/university at which winner is enrolled and must be used towards the winner’s academic financial support and qualifying expenses (e.g. tuition, books and other educational materials, and fees) and/or determined by Sponsor and University.

    Click HERE for additional information

    Deadline is October 30th, 2021

     

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    Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation Scholarship

    The Coca-Cola Scholars Program scholarship is an achievement-based scholarship awarded to graduating high school seniors. Students are recognized for their capacity to lead and serve, as well as their commitment to making a significant impact on their schools and communities. 150 Coca-Cola Scholars are selected each year to receive this $20,000 scholarship. Click HERE for application, eligibilty requirements and additional information.

    Deadline: October 31, 2021

     

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    2021-2022 VFW Voice of Democracy Competition

    Since 1947, the Voice of Democracy has been the Veterans of Foreign Wars’ (VFW’s) premier scholarship program. Each year, nearly 40,000 high school students compete for more than $2 million in scholarships and incentives. Students compete by writing and recording an audio essay on an annual patriotic theme. This years theme is, America: Where do we go from here?

    Deadline: October 31, 2021

    Click HERE for application and more details.

     

    November Deadline

    Elks.org Grand Lodge :: Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks of the USA

    The 2022 Most Valuable Student Scholarship: The Elks National Foundation

    Details: Applicants will be judged on scholarship, leadership, and financial need. The Elks National Foundation will award 500 four-year scholarships to the highest-rated applicants in the 2022 competition.

    Eligibility: Current high school seniors, or the equivalent, who are citizens of the United States are eligible to apply. Applicants do not need to be related to a member of the Elks. High school graduates are not eligible to apply. Applicants must be citizens of the United States on the date their applications are submitted; permanent legal resident status does not qualify.

    Prize: $4000-$50,000

    Deadline: November 15, 2021

    Website: https://www.elks.org/scholars/scholarships/mvs.cfm

     

     

     

     

    December Deadline

     

    Stand Up to Distracted Driving Scholarship

    Distracted driving,including due to texting and other cell phone use, is a serious issue that leads to hundreds of thousands of accidents and injuries in the United States each year. The problem is especially prominent among teen and young adult drivers, and teens are also at a greater risk of being the victim of a distracted driving accident. At Kanoski Bresney, we want to support students who do their part to fight the problem of distracted driving. Through the Kanoski Bresney Stand Up to Distracted Driving Scholarship program, we are offering one scholarship, in the amount of $1,000, to a student in the U.S. who is pursuing higher education at the undergraduate or graduate level.In order to be considered for the scholarship, you must submit a 1,000-word essay responding to the following prompt: How has distracted driving affected your life? What ideas do you have to raise awareness of the dangers of distracted driving and prevent this behavior among young drivers?

    CLick HERE for application and more details.

    Deadline: December 1, 2021

     

    North American Moving Company

    North American Van Lines 2021 Logistics Scholarship Competition

    Click HERE for apllication and more details

    Deadline: December 15, 2021

     

    Medical Scrubs Collection Scholarship

    Applicants for the Medical Scrubs Collection Scholarship must meet the following criteria:

      • Citizen of the United States or in possession of an Alien Registration Card
      • High school senior or enrolled in an accredited U.S. college or university
      • Achieved a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0
      • Pursuing a degree in the medical field such as therapy, nursing, medicine, nutrition, laboratory science, dentistry, etc.

    Although all students with the above criteria are welcome to apply for this scholarship, preference will be given to students with a physical disability.

    Click HERE for apllication and more details

    Deadline: December 15, 2021