OCTOBER 2016

Jack Kent Cooke Young Artist Award

Amount: $10,000

Description: This award is for students who are classical musicians, vocalists, and composers.

Deadline: October 1, 2016

Application: Available online at http://www.fromthetop.org/information/apply/scholarship-opportunity-jack-kent-cooke-young-artist-award/

Financial Success For Single Mothers Scholarship

Amount: $750

Description: This scholarship is for single mothers enrolled in at least 6 units in any level of college.

Deadline: October 1, 2016

Application: Available online at http://www.furzymarketing.com/scholarships/

AES Engineering Scholarship

Amount: $500

Description: Applicants must submit an essay on a given topic to apply.

Deadline: October 6, 2016

Application: Available online at http://www.aesengineers.com/scholarships.htm

AES Engineers

Amount: $500

Description: Submit an essay between 500-1500 words in an answer to the prompt available on the website.

Deadline: October 6, 2016

Application: Available online at http://aesengineers.com/scholarships.htm

Varsity Tutors

Amount: $1,000 monthly

Description: Monthly scholarships awarded where students write an essay in response to a monthly prompt.

Deadline: Contest runs from September 1, 2016 – September 15, 2016 and October 1, 2016 – October 15, 2016

Application: Available online at http://varsitytutors.com/college-scholarship

Airman Scholarship and Commissioning Program

Amount: $18,000

Description: This scholarship is for students participating in the Air Force ROTC.

Deadline: October 15, 2016

Application: Available online at http://www.au.af.mil/au/holmcenter/afrotc/enlistedcomm/ASCP.asp

Helicopter 2050 Challenge

Amount: $1,000

Description: Applicants must come up with a design of what they envision a helicopter looking like in year 2050.

Deadline: October 15, 2016

Application: Available online at http://www.helicopter2050.com/?opt=submitchallenge

Tribe of Mic-O-Say Patrick L. Newman Scholarship

Amount: $1,500

Description: Applicants must be pursuing a degree in healthcare administration and management.

Deadline: October 15, 2016

Application: Available online at http://micosay.org/resource-center/scholarships

Financial Growth for LGBTQ Scholarship

Amount: $750

Description: Applicants must identify as LGBTQ.

Deadline: October 15, 2016

Application: Available online at http://www.johnson-moo.com/lgbtq-scholarship/

Healthcare Administration Degree Guide (HADG)

Amount: $1,500

Description: Available to all US citizens pursuing a bachelors or masters degree in healthcare administration or healthcare management at an accredited university.

Deadline: October 15, 2016

Application: Available online at http://www.healthcare-administration-degree.net/healthcare-administration-and-management-scholarship/

Most Promising Logo Design Scholarship

Amount: $1,500

Description: Applicants must have a demonstrated unique promise in logo design and developing visual identities.

Deadline: October 16, 2016

Application: Available online at https://www.freelogoservices.com/logodesignscholar

US Senate Youth Program

Amount: $10,000

Description: Applicants must be serving in elected capacity in any of the following government, civic, or educational organization: 1) a student body or class office, 2) student council, 3)student rep to a district, regional, or state-level civic education organization. Applicants must be a US citizen, enrolled in Florida private or public school, and participate in Washington Week program.

Deadline: October 18, 2016

Application: Available online at http://www.flrea.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=articleid=37&item=31

The Barnes Scholarship

Amount: $15,000 renewable for 4 years

Description: This scholarship is offered through the Tampa Bay Times Fund. To be eligible for this scholarship you must be a senior residing in Tampa Bay. You must have overcome significant obstacles in life and must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher. Additionally, you must desire to attend college outside of the state of Florida.

Deadline: October 21, 2016

Application: Available at http://www.tampabay.com/company/times-fund/scholarships

Innovative Essay Scholarship Contest

Amount: $1,000-$2,500

Description: Applicants must write a 600+ word essay on the affect that social media has on the safety of driving.

Deadline: October 21, 2016

Application: Available online at http://www.herrmanandherrman.com/scholarship/

Horatio Alger National Scholarship Program

Amount: $22,000

Description: Applicants must have faced and overcome great obstacles in their lives. Applicants must also exhibit a strong commitment to pursue and complete a bachelor’s degree.

Deadline: October 25, 2016

Application: Available online at https://scholars.horatioalger.org/scholarships/about-our-scholarship-programs/national-scholarships/

Horatio Alger Florida Scholarship Program

Amount: $7,000

Description: Applicants must have faced and overcome great obstacles in their lives. Applicants must also exhibit a strong commitment to pursue and complete a bachelor’s degree.

Deadline:October 25, 2016

Application: Available online at https://scholars.horatioalger.org/scholarships/about-our-scholarship-programs/state-scholarships/

American Bullion Scholarship

Amount: $500

Description: Applicants must submit an essay on a given topic to apply.

Deadline:October 31, 2016

Application: Available online at https://www.americanbullion.com/scholarship/

Coca-Cola Scholars Program Scholarship

Amount: $20,000

Description: This scholarship is open to all college-bound students.

Deadline:October 31, 2016

Application: Available online at http://www.coca-colascholarsfoundation.org/applicants/

American Legion Oratorical Contest

Amount: $1,500-$18,000

Description: High school students under the age of 20 are eligible. Competition begins at the post level and advances to a state competition. Speaking subjects must be on some aspect of the U.S. Constitution, with some emphasis on the duties and obligations of citizens to our government.

Deadline: unspecified

Application: If you are interested in participating in this contest you will have to get in touch with your local American Legion Post and tell them that you would like to sign-up for their Post Level Contest. See Mrs. Peterson in the CRC for the certification form.

Horatio Alger Technical Scholarship

Amount: $2,500

Description: Receive up at $2,500 to pursue a career or technical program at an accredited non-profit post-secondary institution in the United States.

Deadline: Rolling deadline until all awards have been given out.

Application: Available online at https://scholars.horatioalger.org/scholarships/about-our-scholarship-programs/technical/

$1,000 Easy College Money Scholarship

Amount: $1,000

Description: This scholarship does not require an essay and has no GPA requirement. Students simply create a free profile at Cappex.com.

Deadline: Awarded Monthly

Application: Available at https://www.cappex.com/scholarships/scholarshipDetails.jsp?scholarshipCode=gp