Need $10,000 for college tuition? Apply for the Horatio Alger Scholarship TODAY

The Horatio Alger Association honors the achievements of outstanding students who have succeeded desspite adversity. The award is funded in honor of Association Member John W. Rollins, Sr.

Applicants must have a strong commitment to pursue a Bachelor’s Degree at an accredited institution. Each applicant must also demonstrate involvement in co-curricular and community activities.

State scholarships are awarded to eligible students in all fifty states and the District of Columbia.  The scholarships are funded by Horatio Alger Members who, like the Scholars, have experienced challenges but ultimately overcame them to become successful business and civic leaders.

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Conrad Challenge STEM competition opens August 24, 2018

Conrad ChallengeThe Conrad Challenge is an annual multi-phase competition that challenges high school students from across the globe to use STEM (science, technology, engineering and math), innovation and entrepreneurship to develop technologies and solutions to real-world needs. The Conrad Challenge was founded by Nancy Conrad in honor of her late husband, astronaut, innovator and entrepreneur, Charles “Pete” Conrad, Jr.

Students (ages 13-18) form teams of 2-5 participants, with a coach (age 18 or older) who supports them along the way. Teams may consist of students from the same or different schools, as well as students from across the world.

Participants work …

Further your education YOUR way with the $2,500 DevMountain Scholarship

The DevMountain Scholarship is a scholarship awarded to anyone looking to further their education. Scholarships aren’t just for high school seniors! If you’re thinking about making a career change, adding a new degree, or attending a skilled trade school, this scholarship is for you. The DevMountain Scholarship is a scholarship awarded to anyone looking to further their education.

The $2,500 scholarship may be used to cover the winner’s educational expenses in the field or major of their choosing. Monetary awards can be applied to a college, university, or vocational school, and/or education-related expenses, such as room and board, books, or supplies.

In order to be considered for the DevMountain Scholarship, participants will answer the …

Need cash for college? Enter the $10,000 JFK Profiles in Courage College Scholarship

Profiles in Courage College ScholarshipThe John F. Kennedy Library Foundation is offering a $10,000 to U.S. high school students. To enter, students will describe and analyze an act of political courage by a U.S. elected official who served during or after 1917 (the year John F. Kennedy was born) in a 1,000 word essay.

Need a little inspiration? Read Kennedy’s book, Profiles in Courage!

In Profiles in Courage, Kennedy recounts the stories of eight U.S. senators who risked their careers to do what was right for the nation. These leaders demonstrated political courage by taking a stand for the public good in spite …

Finance students: The $1,000 Wealth Wise Scholarship is now open

Finance students: The $1,000 Wealth Wise Scholarship now openFinance students, this one’s for you! The Wealth Wise Scholarship is open to US undergraduate and graduate students seeking a career in the finance industry. Finance, business, accounting, mathematics, management, and related majors are invited to apply.

This scholarship is awarded based on academic merit and submission of a short 500-900 word essay entitled “How the US Credit Scoring System Can Be Improved.” Applicants will explore current issues in today’s credit landscape and various ways to offset the negative implications that affect many Americans’ ability to access capital.

The Wealth Wise Scholarship is for tuition purposes only, and will be …