Unigo Scholarship Alert: September 2016
Let the end of summer inspire you to fulfill all your sunshiney dreams. And to help fulfill your collegey dreams, here are 11 new scholarships for September.
Deadline: Last day of every month.
Eligibility: Anyone planning to attend college or graduate school within 12 months.
How to apply: Just register on their website. That's it.
Eligibility: U.S. college students currently enrolled at an accredited college, university, or technical program.
How to apply: Write a 500- to 1,000-word essay about the tools and tactics you have for being organized, and how that impacts your life.
Eligibility: Students enrolled in a U.S. college or university for the fall 2016 term.
How to apply: Interview a professional in a career you plan to enter, then write a 1,000-word essay about it.
Eligibility: High school seniors and current college students in the U.S. and Canada.
How to apply: Write an 800- to 1,000-word essay about any of three mail room/mail drop topics listed on the website.
Eligibility: U.S. citizens or residents currently enrolled as undergraduate or graduate students with a 2.4 or higher GPA.
How to apply: Write an essay of no more than 1,000 words about your perfect career.
Award: $20,000 (one award), $3,000 (nine awards)
Eligibility: Full-time female students enrolled in college in the U.S. or Canada for the 2016-2017 academic year.
How to apply: Submit application packet along with a 500-word essay describing your most meaningful achievements and how they relate to your major and future goals.
Award: $500 (six awards)
Eligibility: U.S. college students with a 2.0 or higher GPA.
How to apply: Write an original haiku poem that captures what the word "manifest" means to you.
Eligibility: U.S. citizens who are high school, undergraduate, or grad school students.
How to apply: Complete this sentence in 140 characters: I pledge not to text and drive because ...
Award: $5,000 (one award), $2,500 (two awards)
Eligibility: U.S. citizens or residents of CT, DE, IL, IN, MD, MA, MI, NH, NJ, NY, OH, PA, RI, TX, or DC who are 18 years or older and enrolled in college with a 3.0 or higher GPA.
How to apply: Create a video or write a 500-word essay about how you "live brighter" as a student while being a vibrant part of your community.
Award: $20,000 (one award), $5,000 (five awards)
Eligibility: U.S. citizens or residents who are college-bound high school seniors or current undergraduate college students.
How to apply: Register online, plus get additional chances to win by completing up to eight online learning tutorials.
Eligibility: U.S. citizens or residents who are 13 or older.
How to apply: Answer this question in 250 words or less: If you could say one thing to the entire world at once, what would it be and why?