Tuesday, September 10, 2013

More Scholarship Opportunities & Search Engines

NEWH is offering the ICON of Industry Scholarship of $5,000 to exemplary juniors, seniors, and graduate students who have completed at least half of their program working toward a degree that will lead to a career in the Hospitality field with an emphasis towards design. Deadline: September 16, 2013

Shift Insurance is offering a scholarship to California residents enrolled full-time at a California community college or 4-year university. Deadline: September 30, 2013

HireAHelper Movers scholarship is a $500 scholarship offered to students with a minimum GPA of 2.5 and who reside in the counties of San Diego, Riverside, Orange, San Bernardino or Los Angeles. Deadline: October 1, 2013

NEWH, INC is offering scholarships to students who are pursuing careers in the Hospitality Industry. Deadline: October 15th, 2013
Hotelscheap.org is offering a $1,500 need-based scholarship for the best short essay on the top five things to do in your favorite vacation destination UniSpain is offering two scholarships, each for a one-month Spanish summer course at the University of Malaga. Deadline: November 30, 2013

Spokeo is offering the Spokeo Connections Scholarship of $1,000 for the best essay from a student who is US citizen, full-time, and has a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0. Deadline: November 20, 2013

Zing! Broadband High Speed Internet is offering a scholarship of $1,000 to those interested in web development, digital media, online marketing and e-commerce. Deadline: November 30, 2013

Custom Made is offering a scholarship of $1,000 for the best essay describing "the benefits a consumer receives by purchasing a high qualify piece of custom furniture made by a skilled furniture maker in North America." Deadline: December 15, 2013

2013 Savvy Saver Scholarship is a $2,500 scholarship opportunity for the best essay response to the topic "How can college students use the Internet as a method of saving money on school expenses?" Deadline: December 15, 2013

Dietspotlight is offering scholarships in the amounts of $5,000 and $1,000 to the best essay response addressing childhood obesity. Deadline: December 31, 2013

Best Price Nutrition.com is offering a scholarship of $1,000 for the best response to, "How Important is Nutrition to Overall Health?" Deadline: December 31, 2013

Directtvbeatscable is offering a scholarship of $2,500 for the best blog about how you utilize technology, be it the internet or TV, in your studies. Deadline: April 30, 2014

Directtvbeatscable is offering a scholarship of $2,500 for the best blog about the importance of technology in your life. Deadline: May 31, 2014

ScholarshipPoints is a program in which students earns points by completing online activities. The points can then be redeemed for entries to monthly $1,000 scholarship drawings.

Applications for many of the above scholarships are also available in the Cal Poly Pomona Office of Financial Aid and Scholarships on the third floor of the CLA Building #98 (the pointy building).

Search Engines

FastWeb scholarship search one of the largest, most accurate and most frequently updated scholarship database with more than $3 billion in scholarships.

College Connection Scholarships

has been listing free scholarship information, monthly, since 1995.

CollegeNET Mach 25 Scholarship Search database contains over 600,000 awards totaling over $1.6 billion. Keyword Search gives you a quick way to narrow down your choice to a particular scholarship or group of scholarships.

FastAid is a free, private sector scholarship search.

Nerdscolar Find free money for college and search scholarships from over 10,000 financial aid programs.

Scholarshipexperts website is a fast, easy and free way to find and apply for scholarship.

State Scholarships and Grants provide information and websites for California State scholarships. This is an excellent source for free money from countless US scholarships available through the State of California.

Student Scholarship Search allows you to browse and search for a wide variety of scholarship opportunities without having to create an account.

The California Latino Scholarship Directory is a search engine for scholarships for California's Latino students.

The Sallie Mae Scholarship search provides access to an award database containing more than 3 million scholarships worth over 16 billion dollars. The database is expanded and updated daily.

The United Negro College Fund site allows you to search through thousands of different scholarships and grants.

Visit the Office of Financial Aid and Scholarships located in the CLA Bldg. 98, 3rd floor for more outside scholarship opportunities.

Attention Students! Help out other college students and send your favorite scholarship link to Financial Aid.

Scholarship Scams : Beware of companies that guarantee or promise scholarships. Do not send money to companies that make generous promises, charge a fee for you to receive aid, request money by claiming you are a finalist or request your credit card or bank account number.

Source: Csupomona