Grads: Vocational scholarships are available for technical and trade schools!

Choosing a vocation over a college degree? There’s a scholarship for that!

You don’t have to go to a four-year university in order to continue your education. In fact, there are many vocational and career colleges and programs that can help prepare students for specific industries — from healthcare to culinary arts, from automotive to cosmetology, criminal justice, or art and design.

There are several different types of educational institutions, but they generally split along two lines: nationally accredited vs. regionally accredited. Vocational or “career” schools generally have national accreditation and are predominantly for-profit institutions. Regionally accredited schools are predominantly …

Share your vision of an addiction-free world and win a $2,000 college scholarship. Applications open 4-21-2017!

college scholarshipsDid you know that addictive substances abuse has killed more people than every American war combined? 

Through the years, millions of lives have been damaged due to drug abuse and addiction. In the US alone, there are an estimated 3.6 million people who are addicted to some form of drug, whether for recreation or by prescription. These include people who accidentally become dependent, and eventually addicted to, painkillers like Opioids.

AddictionResource.com is raising awareness on this important issue by sponsoring a scholarship. Each year, AddictionResource.com awards $3,000 in scholarships each year to students who share their vision for an addiction-free …

David Brower Youth Awards Scholarship deadline is fast approaching

The David Brower Youth Scholarship recognizes six people ages 13 to 22 living in North America who have shown outstanding leadership on a project or campaign with positive environmental and social impact. Applicants must have played a major leadership role in creating, organizing and implementing a project or campaign. Examples of projects and campaigns eligible for the award could include, but are not limited to, conservation, preservation and restoration.

Six winners annually receive a $3,000 cash prize, a professionally produced short film about their work and an all-expense paid trip to the San Francisco Bay area to attend an awards

What’s the future of technology in education? Your answer might win a $2000 scholarship!

CGTrader College Scholarship 2017The Annual CGTrader Scholarship challenges students to dig into the field of technology by writing an essay on how innovative technologies are transforming our lives. As voted by The CGTrader Scholarship Committee, the best submission will be awarded $2,000, and two runners-up will receive $500 each toward college tuition.

The GCTrader Scholarship Essay Topic

Every day there are more innovative technologies entering the marketplace, from virtual and augmented reality devices, to sensors of all kinds, to wearables.  GCTrader wants to know your thoughts! Will these types of technologies ever enter traditional schools and universities? Will they enhance the learning process …

Wilmington Women in Business Fresh Start Scholarship deadline is fast approaching

The Wilmington Women in Business Scholarship* is for women who are residents of Delaware or who have been currently employed in Delaware for at least 12 months. To qualify for this scholarship, applicants must have had at least a two-year break in their education after completing high school or during college studies. Applicants must be admitted to or currently enrolled in an accredited Delaware college in a two- or four-year degree program at the undergraduate level (students who have previously earned a bachelor’s degree are not eligible). Applicants must be at least 20 years of age, have a high school …