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Applying for scholarship contests is a great way to increase your odds of adding free money to your college savings account. These awards are typically quick and easy to apply for and many give you the opportunity to apply each month. If you’re tired of filling out long scholarship applications, writing another essay, or perhaps don’t have the standardized test scores to make a scholarship committee swoon, be sure to add these scholarship contests to your application list. For an even more personalized list of awards, sign up for a free profile today!

Herrman & Herrman Innovation Scholarship

The Herrman & Herrman Innovation Scholarship is available for high school juniors, seniors, and undergraduate students who submit an original essay on the topic of social media and distracted driving.

Total: $10000

Awards: 3

Deadline: December 01, 2020

ChameleonJohn.com USA University Student Scholarship

This scholarship is open to current and entering college/university students who will attend an institution in the United States. Students must submit short answers to three essay questions to apply.

Total: $1000

Awards: 2

Deadline: December 31, 2020

NSSAR George S. and Stella M. Knight Essay Contest

This award is available to U.S. citizens who are high school sophomores, juniors, and seniors. Students must submit a 800- to 1,200-word essay addressing the questions for this year’s essay contest.

Total: $2833

Awards: 3

Deadline: December 31, 2020

NRA Civil Rights Defense Fund Youth Essay Contest

This contest is available for students currently enrolled in elementary, junior high or high school during the 2014-2015 school year. To apply, applicants must submit a short essay response to the question listed at the website.

Total: $475

Awards: 8

Deadline: December 31, 2020

Get Schooled $1,000 No Essay Scholarship

The Get Schooled $1,000 No Essay Scholarship is available for students between 17 and 24 years of age who are currently enrolled or planning to enroll in an accredited postsecondary university during the upcoming fall semester.

Total: $1000

Awards: 5

Deadline: December 31, 2020

‘Make It With Wool’ Contest

This award is available to high school and undergraduate students 24 years of age or younger who have an interest in sewing, knitting or fashion design. The applicant must live in or attend school in a state that has an American Sheep Industry Association.

Total: $1500

Awards: 4

Deadline: December 31, 2020

Comedy Defensive Driving Scholarship

This scholarship is open to U.S. students who are planning on or currently attending an accredited college/university or continuing education program. Students must create an advertisement against distracted driving to enter.

Total: $1500

Awards: 1

Deadline: December 31, 2020

Create-A-Greeting-Card Scholarship Contest

U.S. residents aged 14 or older who will be attending school in the fall are eligible to participate. Applicants must design a greeting card.

Total: $10000

Awards: 1

Deadline: March 09, 2021

EStudent Loan Scholarship

Open to all students, 18 years or older, who are full or part time students who are either U.S. citizens or permanent residents of the United States. Winners are informed within 90 days of the submission deadline.

Total: $1000

Awards: 1

Deadline: March 31, 2021

Countdown to College Scholarship

This award is available for U.S. students who are in grades 9-12. Students must sign up for Potential Magazine’s weekly email newsletter to be considered.

Total: $1000

Awards: 1

Deadline: May 05, 2021

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