African-American Grants - Open Education Database
OEDB.org developed a list of scholarships and grants specifically for African American students. We provide context for how students can best take advantage of available resources while offering a listing of 15 scholarship and grant opportunities.
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Dave's $1,000 "Ride A Bike" Scholarship [Summer/Fall 2017]
Our scholarship acceptance period (Deadline 6/30/2017) and I wanted to make sure your students had a chance to apply!
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Dogs By Nina $1,000 “Show And Tell” Scholarship
$1,000 [Summer/Fall 2017] Scholarship
Our scholarship acceptance period (Deadline 7/31/2017) and I wanted to make sure your students had a chance to apply!
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The Monica’s Health Magazine Academic Scholarship Program
The scholarship is open to all your full-time students, as well as to high school seniors that you may have awarded acceptance letters for the 2017 academic year.
- The deadline for submitting the applications is 11:59 PM EST, August 30, 2017
- All applicants will get a chance to win $2500 that will be used to cover academic expenses including, but not limited to, tuition fees, books, laptops, and other equipment. The two winners with the best applications will be selected and awarded $2500 each to cover the aforementioned expenses.
- Click on link below for all the details pertaining to The Monica’s Health Magazine Academic Scholarship Program, including application requirements and application instructions
- Link to scholarship
Scholarship opportunities with open applications
Green Home Improvement Scholarship
The Stephen Bufton Memorial Educational Fund National President’s Scholarship
Scholastic Art & Writing Awards Scholarships
Duffel Bags Boy Internet Marketing Scholarship
One-time $1,250 scholarship to students interested in Internet marketing.
Amount: $1,250 (one time) / 2 available for each semester
Submission: Link to scholarship information
Deadline: November 30, 2017
Criteria: Essay on the importance of Internet marketing in society
Eligibility: All grade levels and majors welcome
We have created the Duffel Bags Boy Internet Marketing Scholarship for High School, Undergraduate or Postgraduate students with the passion of “Internet Marketing” to receive a $1,250 award.
The Hammock Expert Scholarship Program
$1,500 annual scholarship (one time)
4 scholarships available every year (2 per semester)
Submission: To be eligible, an applicant must have a minimum 2.8 cumulative GPA (High school or university) and submit a 1000-1500-word essay answering the following question:
How do you see technology impacting the world around us in the future and where do you see yourself in this future? All final essays should be submitted to email@example.com Please direct any scholarship questions to our Human Resources Department at firstname.lastname@example.org
Fall deadline: August 31, 2017
Terms and Conditions:
The Hammock Expert Scholarship award will be paid directly to the student with an edu e-mail or HS e-mail (will need to provide HS proof if HS does not have own email).
The funds from this scholarship are to be used solely for tuition, books, supplies and any additional fees required for students’ course work.
After the winner is chosen, enrollment and GPA qualifications will be confirmed.
If applicant does not meet the stated requirements, the award will then be given to the next eligible runner-up.
Aspiring Fashion Professional Scholarship
This is a $1,000 scholarship that will be awarded to students that are interested in pursuing a fashion degree at an accredited post-secondary school or college. Interested students can visit this link: Link to scholarship information and find the scholarship located at the bottom of the page and click on it.
Lawn Starter Scholarship
A scholarship geared towards the promotion of entrepreneurship.
The scholarship is offered semi-annually.The scholarship information is included below.
Eligibility Requirements: Open to all majors as long as they are an incoming or current full-time student enrolled in a 2-year/ 4-year/ or graduate program and are passionate about entrepreneurship.
Website: Link to website for scholarship information
Application for Scholarship: Students apply by sending a transcript, resume, and a 500-700 word essay answering the following prompt "What makes them passionate about building a business?" to email@example.com
Number of Awards: 2 (one per semester)
Kelsey’s Law Distracted Driving Awareness Scholarship
We are proud to announce the first annual Kelsey’s Law Distracted Driving Awareness Scholarship for Michigan high school seniors has launched. You may be familiar with Kelsey's Law, which prohibits the use of cell phones for Level 1 and 2 drivers in the state. Our law firm teamed up with Kelsey's mother, Bonnie Raffaele, to honor Kelsey, inspire change in teens who drive distracted and help prevent car accidents.
Click here for the details of our scholarship are included here -
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Submissions from students can include a video, graphic or Tweet that compels teen drivers to stop distracted driving; and the contest goes through the end of August. In October, we will be awarding $5,000 worth of scholarships to Michigan students.
Beth Warner - Michigan Auto Law
30101 Northwestern Hwy
Farmington Hills, MI 48334 - Link to more information
$1,000 Scholarship Contest, which we have made available for high school seniors and college students across the country. You can give it a look at the link below:
Link to scholarship information