Scholarships for High School Seniors

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It’s your final year of high school, and you’re ready to take on a new adventure — college. As a high school senior, you still have hundreds of scholarship opportunities available to you. So, as you’re making plans on what college you want to attend and what major you want to study, be sure to add "applying for scholarships" to your college to-do list. To help get 12th graders started, we’ve compiled this directory of scholarships for high school seniors. For even more scholarships, fill out a free Unigo profile to discover your personalized list of possible awards.

Spark Your Life Scholarship

The Spark Your Life Scholarship is available for high school seniors who graduated in 2019 and have been accepted to an accredited college or university.

Total: $3000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  August 31
2019

Niche "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:  August 31
2019

CollegeXpress Scholarship

The CollegeXpress Scholarship contest is available for middle school and high school students and undergraduate students who are interested in transfering to a CollegeXpress partner university.

Total: $10000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  August 31
2019

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:  August 31
2019

Nitro College Student Scholarship

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

Total: $2000 Awards:  12
Deadline:  August 31
2019

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:  August 31
2019

Auto-Pets™ "Out-Of-The-Box-Thinking" Scholarship

This essay contest is open to U.S. students graduating high school or enrolled in college/university (undergraduate and graduate included). Students must submit an essay about a pet innovation idea and how the idea was conceptualized.

Total: $1250 Awards:  3
Deadline:  August 31
2019

Secular High School Student in California Scholarship

The Secular High School Student in California Scholarship is available for secular, humanist, and atheist/non-theist students in California who demonstrate leadership and activism in their communities.

Total: $1000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  August 31
2019

Discover Student Loans Scholarship Award

This scholarship sweepstakes is open to U.S. high school seniors and undergraduate students who are 16 years of age or older. Students must plan to attend or be attending an accredited, non-profit, four-year college or university located in the 50 United States, District of Columbia, or Puerto Rico.

Total: $2500 Awards:  11
Deadline:  August 31
2019

Humanity Rising Service Challenge

This scholarship contest is available for U.S. high school students who partipate in community service and share their stories.

Total: $2000 Awards:  12
Deadline:  August 31
2019

CollegeFindMe Awareness Month Video Contest

This video contest is available for high school students who are 14 years of age or older.

Total: $99 Awards:  1
Deadline:  August 31
2019

Tennessee HOPE Access Grant

This award is available to Tennessee high school seniors who are planning to attend an eligible postsecondary institution in Tennessee. The student must have a grade point average of 2.75 or higher and a SAT score or 860-970 or an ACT score of 18-20. The student's parents' (or independent student's and spouse's) adjusted gross income must be $36,000 or less.

Total: $2750 Awards:  735
Deadline:  September 1
2019