"Federal Student Aid, a part of the U.S. Department of Education, is the largest provider of student financial aid in the nation. At the office of Federal Student Aid, our 1,200 employees help make college education possible for every dedicated mind by providing more than $150 billion in federal grants, loans, and work-study funds each year to more than 15 million students paying for college or career school. We are proud to sponsor millions of American minds pursuing their educational dreams."
A Place for Mom is proud to offer our annual $1,000 scholarship to university students interested in the fields of aging and gerontology. As North America's largest senior living referral service, we know the importance of supporting the training and education of our future senior care leaders. This scholarship will be awarded to a citizen or a Permanent Resident of the United States or Canada (excluding Quebec) who is enrolled and currently taking classes at an accredited college or university in the United States or Canada (excluding Quebec), and will grant selected applicants a $1,000 financial donation for their compelling essays on senior living.
Scholarships are open to currently enrolled students in an accredited program, working toward a degree (AA, AS, BA, BS, MA, MS, MFA, PhD, MD, JD, etc.) in any discipline with a minimum 2.5 GPA. See website for more details.
Boren Scholarships and Fellowships provide unique funding opportunities for U.S. undergraduate and graduate students to add an important international and language component to their educations. We focus on geographic areas, languages, and fields of study that are critical to U.S. interests and underrepresented in study abroad.
A small group of Hispanic members of Congress established the Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute (CHCI) to develop the next generation of Latino leaders with a clear vision of a strong America made possible with the many contributions of educated and civic-minded Latino leaders engaged in and contributing to all aspects of U.S. society. CHCI offers internships, scholarships, mentoring as well as resources for parents and those interested in becoming involved.
Outstanding achievement is rewarded in the form of college scholarships ranging from $10,000 to $1,000 to support the goals of Hispanic youth committed to academic excellence, extracurricular leadership and community service.
With over $90 million in scholarships for eligible members, Phi Theta Kappa helps you finish the dreams you started. There are also scholarships for non-members. See website for more details.
Scholarships are open to individuals with epilepsy or family members or caregivers of individuals with epilepsy. Applicants must be enrolled in or planning to attend an accredited college or university during the upcoming school year. UCB will give away thirty $5,000 scholarships. See website for more details.
The College JumpStart Scholarship is an annual, merit-based competition -- financial need is not considered -- that is open to 10th-12th graders, college students and non-traditional students. The main requirement is that you are committed to going to school and can express your goals for getting a higher education. The first place prize is a $1,000 scholarship to help cover educational expenses. This award can be used at any college or university in the United States.
Fifteen survey responses will earn you an entry into our monthly $1,000 College Survey Scholarship.
Five pages of survey responses will earn you an entry into our monthly $1,000 Parent Survey Scholarship. You can earn up to three entries each month.