2016-2017 Available Scholarships for VHS Students

Use the following information to navigate the internet for scholarship information. Don’t pay for information you can get for free!

SCHOLARSHIPS AND IMPORTANT COLLEGE INFORMATION

 2016-2017



The following link contains a database of all colleges and universities across the United States.  The information can be browsed by degree, school name, state or city, and occupation.  The link also contains an extremely thorough page of financial aid resources. http://www.browsecolleges.com/
 
Great scholarship websites!!
  • Unigo Great website for scholarships, college reviews, and statistics! 3.6 million dollars in scholarships!
  • FastWeb The Internet’s largest free scholarship search. You build a personal profile with Fastweb, and they will inform you of scholarships for which you might qualify. New scholarship opportunities are e-mailed to you as they become available. They will sell your name and address to their advertisers, but the service is free to both students and those offering scholarships.
  • Scholarships.com
  • Career Information System  Click on the Scholarship index to find information under a variety of categories listing hundreds of scholarships. Also check out the Financial Aid sort where a student can answer a series of questions which the sort program then generates a list of scholarship and financial aid programs for which they can apply.
  • Zinch  Fill out all the information and see what scholarship opportunities are available. 
  • Do a scholarship search of over 2.4 million scholarships worth over 14 billion dollars at WiredScholar
  • Idaho State Board of Education  Learn about scholarships, grants and exchange programs available to Idaho students.
  • Other scholarships can be found at http://www.studentscholarships.org/scholarship.php
  • Cappex Good website for scholarship searches and college information!
  • Scholarships for Hispanic Students  Great college website and resource for Hispanic students.


**All applications are in the Career Center (room 102) unless there is a web site listed for the scholarship (look under details).**


ANNUAL AND NON-TRADITIONAL SCHOLARSHIPS


99 nursing and CNA scholarships: http://www.findcnaclasses.com/scholarship/Miscellaneous Scholarship Opportunities:

Spokeo Top 50 Scholarships: http://www.spokeo.com/scholarship/list



Discover Card is giving away $100,000 in scholarships to 40 students! Now through February 28, 2017, eligible students can enter to win one of the $2,500 scholarships by signing up to receive helpful tips on planning and paying for college at CollegeCovered.com/Assist. Students can earn up to three additional entries into the Discover Student Loans scholarship sweepstakes when they share the sweepstakes via Facebook, Twitter and/or email and their friend enters via the link in their share.

Winners will be randomly drawn on: 
June 8, 2016
September 6, 2016
December 6, 2016
March 7, 2017

No purchase or student loan is necessary for students to enter or win. For the official scholarship rules, visit Scholarship.collegecovered.com/do/rules

Write one essay a month for a chance to win $1,000. Go to http://www.varsitytutors.com/college-scholarship


$3,000 bi annual scholarship - awarded June and January of each year: https://www.discountrue.com/scholarship


Answer short essay questions about finances and what you spend your money on. You could win $5000!!

Two deadlines to apply are:

Spring Term: Submit by March 31, 2016

Summer Term: Submit by June 30, 2016

Apply online at http://www.coupons.com/thegoodstuff/scholarship/


Opportunity to win a $2,500 scholarship each quarter!

Apply online at:  ApartmentList.com/scholarship


Solar Action Alliance Essay Scholarship: Deadline is July 1, 2016.  

Apply online at https://solaractionalliance.org/scholarship



Buy-Rite Beauty Annual Cosmetology Scholarship - $1,000 scholarship

· http://www.buyritebeauty.com/scholarships/

· Deadline: 11:59pm EST on 12/5/2016


BistroMD Health and Wellness Scholarship

·   Prize is $1,000 and the deadline is April 30 and December 1 (biannual scholarship with deadlines in the fall and spring)

·   The scholarship is geared towards high school seniors and
college students who are pursuing a college degree
·   To enter, students must submit an original 500-word essay on
the chosen topic

Apply here: http://www.bistromd.com/scholarship