Are you wondering how you are going to pay all those college expenses this summer and next fall? Here’s a hint. Try March scholarships! If you haven’t noticed, there are a slew of free scholarships with application deadlines in March, which is great news for you. More opportunities mean more chances to win. To get you started, I’ve put together a list of 16 scholarships currently accepting applications. Whether you are 16 or 60, there are bound to be scholarships here for you!
The National Italian American Foundation provides several scholarships each year to high school seniors of Italian American descent. Awards range in value from $2,000 to $12,000 each. Deadline to Apply: March 1.
Approximately 30 scholarships, valued between $250 and $1,500 each, are available through this program. High school seniors who are members of the Presbyterian Church (USA) are eligible to apply. Deadline to Apply: March 1.
The Life and Health Insurance Foundation for Education awards up to 50 scholarships annually, valued between $2,000 and $15,000 each, to students who have lost a parent or a guardian. Deadline to Apply: March 3.
Discovery Education, Inc., and Toyota jointly sponsor this video challenge for high school students. Three scholarships, valued between $7,500 and $15,000 each, are available. Deadline to Apply: March 13.
Each year, Kohl’s awards over 200 scholarships to students between the ages of 6 and 18. Students must have community service hours within the past 12 months and reside in a state with a Kohl’s store. Deadline to Apply: March 14.
The American Foreign Service Association provides one $2,500 scholarship and a full “Semester at Sea” annually through this essay contest. Any U.S. high school student may apply. Deadline to Apply: March 15.
High school seniors and undergraduate students with an interest in a career in fashion or the retail industry may complete for three scholarships valued between $2,000 and $5,000 each. Deadline to Apply: March 15.
Each year, Google hosts a contest that encourages students in grades K through 12 to create a unique version of the company’s logo. Students must incorporate elements from the current year’s theme. A total of five scholarships, four at $5,000 and one at $30,000, are available. Deadline to Apply: March 20.
CampusDiscovery.com is offering one $5,000 scholarship to a current college student or recent graduate (2012 through 2014). Each applicant must simply complete a short survey about his or her college experience and submit an essay offering advice to a younger version of himself or herself. Deadline to Apply: March 31.
Any U.S. legal resident, 13 years or older, may apply for this $2,500 scholarship. Students must submit a short, creative answer (in 250 words or less) describing which superhero or villain they would switch places with for a day and why. Deadline to Apply: March 31.
16. $10,000 +U Scholarship
Students may not be familiar with +U yet, but it's definitely worth checking out. The company is not only helping students find the right colleges, but it's also helping them pay for college by offering FIVE $10,000 scholarships to students who are 15 years of age or older. Deadline to Apply: March 31.
This is just a brief listing of all the available scholarships with March deadlines. To find even more free scholarship awards that are specific to your unique needs and skills, register for a free account with ScholarshipExperts.com today. Someone has to win these scholarships – and it very well could be you!
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