A Place for Mom 2017 Senior Care Scholarship
Five $1000 scholarships available to students enrolled in an associate’s, bachelor’s, or graduate level program at an accredited school in the fields of gerontology, medicine, nursing, social work, sociology, psychology, physical or occupational therapy, speech pathology or long-term care administration. Essay topic and details found at aplaceformom.com/scholarship.
Abbott and Fenner Business Consultants Scholarships
The A&F Scholarships are available to all high school juniors and seniors as well as all students currently registered in any accredited post secondary institution. To apply for this scholarship you will need to write an essay on the chosen topic. The essay should be between 500 and 1000 words. Submissions must be sent by email at: email@example.com. This award is valued at $1,000.
Accounting.com Editor’s Picks Scholarships
Accounting.com has a comprehensive listing of the site’s top 20 scholarships for accounting majors. View all scholarships on Accounting.com, and select “Accounting Scholarships” on the left sidebar.
Alcohol Addiction Awareness Essay Contest
AlcoRehab.org is proud to award $6,000 in scholarships each year to three students, who share their vision on the dangers of alcohol abuse and addiction. Applicants must be enrolled full-time in a U.S. institution for a graduate or undergraduate program.
Baton Rouge Area Foundation Scholarships
The Foundation offers scholarships to graduating seniors and college students. The scholarships have been created by donors to the Foundation. Scholarship are primarily awarded based on financial need, academic achievement and good citizenship. The Foundation only accepts online applications.
Be an Educator Scholarship
This $1,000 scholarship is awarded once per year to those who are working to become a teacher.
Business Leaders of Tomorrow
This scholarship from The Mortgage Reports is a $1,000 award for students in business and other finance-related fields.
The Bengal Group Scholarship
The Bengal Group was founded in 1987 by a collection of Baton Rouge businessmen, many of whom are graduates of LSU. The Bengal Group Scholarship is funded by an annual golf tournament. The number of scholarship recipients vary each year, usually 10 to 15 students. The award is for one year, and students must apply each year. The value of each award varies from $5,000 to $250.
Caring.com Student-Caregiver Annual Scholarship
Caring.com offers three $1,500 scholarships to university students attending an accredited U.S. college or university who care for aging relatives.
Chafee Educational & Training Voucher
The Chafee Educational and Training Voucher (ETV) Program is awarded to students who have been in the foster care system and meet the below criteria. The award amount is $5,000 per year.
Interested students must meet the following criteria:
- Be ages 15 to 21, unless participating in the Chafee ETV Program at age 21 in which case they can receive ETVs until age 23
- Be one of the following:
- be in the foster care system
- be aged out of the foster care system
- have been under the care of a legal guardian
- have been in the foster care system or under the care of a legal guardian and adopted after age 16
- Be enrolled in an eligible postsecondary institution
- Have submitted a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) for each year in college
Eligible students should complete the Chafee Educational and Training Voucher (ETV) Program Payment Request Form and return it to Financial Aid & Scholarships to begin the application process.
Child of Deceased Faculty Member Fee Exemption
This award includes an exemption from all university-assessed undergraduate fees for sons and daughters of faculty members who had five or more years of service in the LSU System at the time of death. To apply for this assistance, contact the Office of Human Resource Management.
City-Year Application Fee Waiver
Undergraduate students who have participated in the City Year Program are eligible for the LSU admission application fee waiver. This award is available on a first-come, first-served basis and is limited to availability of funds. Prior to submitting an admission application, eligible students should contact City Year’s National Alumni Affairs office to request a verification letter. Verification letters should be sent from the National Alumni Affairs office directly to Financial Aid & Scholarships. Once City Year affiliation has been confirmed, the application will be processed and fees will be paid.
Coca-Cola Scholars Program
The Coca-Cola Scholar Foundation is now accepting applications from current high school seniors. The award is $20,000. Applicants must provide a transcript, school profile, and resume.
Crush the CPA Exam Scholarship
The Crush the CPA Exam scholarship is awarded to one accounting student interested in becoming a Certified Public Accountant. The winner will receive $1,000 to pay for their CPA exam fees and also a complete CPA review course from Wiley CPAexcel worth $2,295.
Driving Safety Scholarship
Tate Law Offices PC is offering three scholarships to college students, submitting an essay about the importance of driving safely.
Empowering Women in Law Scholarship
Our annual scholarship of $1500 is for a current female law student and must provide a transcript.
Facing Acne Scholarship
This is a $2,000 award awarded to any graduating high school senior or current college student. The submission should include a short video answering two questions.
Future of Assisted Living Scholarship
SeniorAdvisor.com, the premier ratings and reviews site for senior services providers nationwide offers a scholarship to three students annually. Applicants must provide a 250 word introductory bio and a 500-750 word essay.
Garden Club of America Scholarship
The Garden Club of America offers 27 merit based scholarships, fellowships, internships, and awards. These scholarship offerings fund the study of diverse subjects in the areas of botany, ecology, horticulture, the environment and more. Award amounts vary.
Gauthier Amedee Scholarship
Gauthier Amedee is offering an annual scholarship to prospective and current undergraduate students who are attending an accredited college or university anywhere in the United States. This scholarship is merit based, requires an essay submission, and the winning applicant will receive $1,000 dollars towards their costs of education.
Good Call “Best Decision” Scholarship
The Good Call “Best Decision” Scholarship requires an essay between 400 and 500 words detailing one of the most important decisions a student has made in their life. The value is $2,500.
Government Finance Officers Association Scholarship
GFOA offers two awards valued at $9,000 each. The Minorities in Government Finance Scholarships is for minority students intending to pursue careers in public finance and the Frank L. Greathouse Government Accounting Scholarship is available for undergraduate or graduate students in accounting.
Houzz is proud to offer three awards: Women in Architecture Scholarship, Residential Design Scholarship, and the Sustainable Residential Design Scholarship. Each award is valued at $2,500. This award is available to students who are currently enrolled or plan to enroll in interior design, architecture, landscape architecture, or architectural engineering programs, both at the undergraduate and graduate level.
iSeeCars Future Entrepreneurs Scholarship
The iSeeCars.com Future Entrepreneurs Scholarship is awarded to any full time student. Applicants must provide an application, college transcript, and a 500-600 word essay. This scholarship amount is $1,000.
Johnston Law Firm LSAT Prep Course Scholarship
The LSAT Prep Course Scholarship by The Johnston Law Firm, LLC is a recurring scholarship designed to cover the cost of an LSAT prep course, or $1,000, whichever is less. Applicants must provide an application, 450+ word essay, an unofficial transcript, and a resume.
Esprit de Femme Leadership Award
The Esprit de Femme Leadership Award is for a current LSU student that exemplifies the qualities of leadership, character, and service in elevating the status of women. LSU students must have at least a 2.5 GPA and have completed at least 45 credit hours as an undergraduate student or at least 9 credit hours as a graduate student
Government Finance Officers Association Scholarships
The Government Finance Officers Association offers several scholarships. Candidates should have a superior record of academic achievement and/or job performance and show promise of completion of their studies at a high level of performance. In addition, candidates should have plans to pursue a career in state or local government finance. Available for the Spring of 2016 to students expecting to be enrolled in the 2016 Spring semester (including 2016 graduates). The values of the awards range from $8,000 – $13,000.
Law School & PoliScience Scholarship
El Dabe Law offers an annual $1,500 scholarship for law school and poliscience students. This is an opportunity for an essay contest, explaining the importance of higher education.
Louisiana Garden Club Federation, Inc. Scholarship Program
The Louisiana Garden Club Federation, Inc. offers ten scholarships. The values of the awards range from $250 – $2,000. Applicants must be planning careers in floriculture, landscape design, botany, plant biology, plant pathology, forestry, agronomics, environmental soil/water science, city planning, land management, crop science, and/or allied subjects.
Louisiana Veterans Foundation Scholarship Program
Applicants must meet the following criteria for this award:
- High school graduate
- Honorably discharged Veteran, Active Duty Military, or a dependent of an Honorably discharged Veteran or Active Duty Military
- Two letters of reference from past professors or teachers
- Applicant must be a declared major at an accredited college, university, or technical school
- Veteran or Active Duty Military must be a legal resident of the State of Louisiana
- Applicant must be registered full time for the semester covered by the scholarship
- Applicant must have a cumulative undergraduate GPA of 2.75 (on a 4.0 scale); a certified copy of the applicant’s transcript from the educational facility must be provided
- Applicant demonstrates a financial need ( a demonstrated financial allows preference in the award provided all other criteria are met)
A committee will determine the number of scholarships available each year based on the available funds and eligible applicants. The initial scholarship amount will be $1,500, but the amount could change. Recipients of the scholarship will agree to provide receipts indicating the scholarship was used for tuition, books, or room and board. Receipts are not required for funds sent directly to a college, university, or technical school expressly for a recipient’s tuition, books, or room and board.
Visit the Louisiana Veterans Foundation website for more information.
Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation
This need-based award is given to children in any of the following categories: active duty and reserve U.S. Marines, veteran U.S. Marines who have received an honorable discharge or were killed while serving in the U.S. Marine Corps, active duty and reserve U.S. Navy Corpsmen who are serving or have served with a U.S. Marine unit, or veteran U.S. Navy Corpsmen who have served with a U.S. Marine unit and have received an honorable discharge or were killed while serving in the U.S. Navy. Awards range from $1,500 to $40,000. Special funding is available for the children of those who were wounded or killed in combat operations. Visit the Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation website for more information.
Montem Health and Wellness Scholarship
Montem Outdoor Gear understands the importance of learning and practicing healthy habits and has created this award for high school, undergraduate or postgraduate students who are committed to a lifetime of healthy habits to receive a $1,500 award.
National Founder’s Undergraduate Business Student Scholarship
This scholarship from Brown, PC Tax Practice Group is a $500 stipend which will be awarded to a current U.S. undergraduate student earning their bachelor’s degree in business, with a demonstrated interest in entrepreneurship.
National Hydropower Association’s Past Presidents’ Legacy Scholarship
The $2,500 scholarship goes to a promising young person who demonstrates the academic skills and commitment to help create the next generation of leaders in the hydropower industry.
National Tax Law Scholarship and National Business Law Scholarship
These awards are $500 stipends which will be awarded to a second or third year U.S. law student with a demonstrated interest in tax law or business law. Contact Kristen.Brown@brownpc.com for more information.
Nutritional Source Scholarship
The Nutritional Source Scholarship is an award of $1,000 awarded to any undergraduate or graduate student. Applicants must provide a 800-1000 word essay.
Pandaneo Camping Scholarship
Pandaneo has created a scholarship designed for those who love camping and those related to the topic, with students who are passionate with camping being granted a $1000 award to help fund their studies.
RapidSeedbox’s $1000 Scholarship for Computer Engineering Students
RapidSeedbox is motivated to help students who are dedicated to pursuing their dream to be computer engineers and help to improve the world with forward-thinking technology, therefore and hold a $1,000 merit-based scholarship twice a year.
Sixt Scholars Program
Sixt Rent a Car is offering five scholarships worth $5,000 each to graduating high school seniors. Applicants must have a minimum 3.7 GPA on a 4.0 scale and be attending a 2 or 4 year college.
Teachers Make Teachers Scholarship
Each year, School Furniture Depot will award 1 applicant a $1,000 scholarship to an aspiring teacher. The application should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Ted Rollins Eco Scholarship
Ted Rollins and TXG Capital award a $1,000 scholarship twice each year to one talented student who is majoring in a field related to sustainability. This money may be used to pay for tuition, books or living expenses.
Thomas Law Offices Scholarship
Thomas Law Offices is offering a once-yearly $1,000 scholarship to students who are currently attending or plan to attend their first year of college or graduate school in the upcoming semester.
Tiano O’Dell PLLC Scholarship
The Tiano O’Dell PLLC Scholarship is a scholarship for a college student diagnosed with Autism. Applicants must submit a 500+ essay and college transcript.
Tiger Chef Culinary and Hospitality Program Scholarship
Tigerchef is excited to be giving away a scholarship for $1,000 to any culinary student who submits a winning essay on what inspired them to choose an educational path in the food industry! Applicants must provide a 500-600 word essay and a brief bio.
Tobi Cares Scholarship
The Tobi Care Scholarship is a $3,000 award is offered to a female undergraduate student in a four year college or community college. The award will be distributed directly to the winner’s selected college/community college once we have verified that they have been admitted and are registered to attend.
Toptal STEM Scholarships for Women
Toptal offers a scholarship to help women pursue their technical career aspirations. Every winner will receive $5,000 and a year of weekly one-on-one mentoring by a Toptal senior developer.
UK Writings Scholarship
UK has launched a scholarship program, in order to help students more easily seek out and achieve their entrepreneurial endeavors. UK Writings will award up to 10 scholarships of $850 to those applicants who have met all of the requirements, and have clearly shown their unequivocal entrepreneurial passion and potential.
Unique Builders & Development “Vision and Dreams” Scholarship
Unique Builders & Development would like to give back to the community by awarding one (1) prospective college student with a $1,000 scholarship. If you have any further questions, please feel free to contact us at 713-352-1464.
Veterans Benefits Scholarship
VeteranAid.org is the leading online resource for information on veterans’ Aid & Attendance pension benefit. This is a general scholarship of $2,000. Applicants must provide a 500-750 word essay and a 150 word introductory bio.
Veterinary Student Scholarship Award
The Veterinary Student Scholarship Award is open to all students currently enrolled at an accredited college of veterinary medicine anywhere in the US.
Words I Seek Internet Marketing Scholarship
This scholarship award is for students interested in business marketing, commerce, information communication technology and networking. Applicants must provide a 700-1000 word essay.