Scholarships for High School Juniors

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Your junior year in high school is when you probably start to really plan for college — taking the SAT or ACT, researching possible schools, discovering your interests, checking out majors, and figuring out how to pay for it all. Scholarships can help add to your college savings and by starting the search early, such as in 11th grade, you can make your senior year in high school a little less stressful. We’ve compiled this directory of scholarships for high school juniors to bring all the available awards together in one place. For even more scholarships, fill out a free Unigo profile to discover your personalized list of possible awards.

National High School Essay Contest

Students in grades nine through twelve, attending a public, private, parochial school, home school or participating in a high school correspondence program in any of the fifty states, the District of Columbia, or U.S. territories are eligible to enter this essay contest.

Total: $2500 Awards:  2
Deadline:  April 6
2020

DISTCO Digital Storytelling Contest

The DISTCO Digital Storytelling Contest is available to U.S. and international students currently enrolled in high school and planning to attend North American College in Houston, TX.

Total: $2000 Awards:  18
Deadline:  April 8
2020

The Lentin Scholarship Fund

The Lentin Scholarship Fund is available for Jewish high school juniors and seniors in the greater St. Louis area who have unmet financial need. Click here to learn more about how to apply today!

Total: $10000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  April 10
2020

We The Students Scholarship Contest

U.S. students aged 14 through 19 in grades 8 through 12 are eligible to enter this essay contest. Students must write an essay of no more than 800 words on the Bill of Rights.

Total: $5000 Awards:  15
Deadline:  April 15
2020

CouragetoGrow.com Scholarship

The CouragetoGrow.com Scholarship is available for U.S. high school juniors, seniors or college students with a GPA of 2.0 or higher who submit an essay about the topic located on the application form.

Total: $500 Awards:  1
Deadline:  April 30
2020

Niche Monthly Scholarship

This contest is available for U.S. and international high school and college students enrolled in a U.S. academic institution. To enter, applicants must only submit an entry form. All entries must be submitted online via the Niche website's entry form.

Total: $2000 Awards:  12
Deadline:  April 30
2020

Cappex Easy College Money Scholarship

The Cappex Easy College Money Scholarship is a recurring monthly scholarship. U.S. citizens or permanent residents who are currently enrolled in high school are eligible to apply for this scholarship.

Total: $1000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  April 30
2020

No Essay Scholarship

This scholarship is available for U.S. and international high school and college students enrolled in U.S. academic institutions. Applicants must apply online.

Total: $2000 Awards:  12
Deadline:  April 30
2020

Nitro College Student Scholarship

The Nitro College Scholarship is available for U.S. high school students and college freshmen. Click here to apply today!

Total: $2000 Awards:  12
Deadline:  April 30
2020

VIP Voice Rewards

This Scholarship Sweepstakes is for students who are 13 and older who register and take at least two online surveys.

Total: $1000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  June 14
2020

Apex Hosting Minecraft Scholarship

The Apex Hosting Minecraft Scholarship is available for U.S. high school and undergraduate students who have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher. To apply, applicants must submit an original essay of 500 words or more describing how Minecraft can assist with educational and career development.

Total: $2000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  July 31
2020

Notes for Life Scholarship Fund (K-12)

The Notes for Life Scholarship Fund is available for K to 12 students in Boone County, Missouri, St. Louis County, Missouri or Klamath County, Oregon who is seeking to pursue additional education and development in instrumental music, singing, or dance.

Total: $1020 Awards:  1
Deadline:  August 1
2020