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Taking on a leadership is no easy task. It requires a strong knowledge, skill, and humility. Leaders are those that we look to for direction, inspiration, advice, and to keep us going when things get tough. If you’ve taken on a leadership role, whether it was for your school’s sport team, club, outside organization, or volunteer group, you may be qualified to earn free money for college. Leadership scholarships reward students who show skills in motivating others in and out of the classroom. If you’re a leader, check out this list of leadership scholarships to help add to your college savings. For even more scholarships, be sure to fill out a free Unigo profile to discover your personalized list of possible awards.

The Hamilton Award

U.S. high school juniors with a strong community record who plan to attend college are eligible for this award. Students must demonstrate a commitment to academics and financial and/or personal need.

Total: $500 Awards:  35
Deadline:  January 16
2019

ICRME White Rose Scholarship

This award is available to currently enrolled U.S. students who are Colorado residents with a grade point average of 3.0 or higher, demonstrated financial need, and a history of community involvement and service.

Total: $2500 Awards:  10
Deadline:  January 17
2019

David & Eugenia L. Berry - Friends Of Clearwater Library Scholarship

This scholarship is available for high school seniors in Pinellas County, Florida who have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher and a record of community service. Preference will be given to students who express an interest in library sciences.

Total: $1000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  January 19
2019

Lynch Family Legacy Scholarship (Pinellas)

This scholarship is available for high school seniors in Pinellas County, Florida who demonstrate potential for leadership and a commitment to community service. Applicants must have a grade point average of 3.2 or higher.

Total: $2500 Awards:  1
Deadline:  January 19
2019

Rotary Club Of Dunedin Scholarship

This scholarship is available for high school seniors in Dunedin Florida who have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher and demonstrate a commitment to community service.

Total: $1000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  January 19
2019

Scott And Joan Rose Scholarship

This scholarship is available for a high school senior in Pinellas County who demonstrates a strong commitment to community service through participation in academic or community groups, organizations, and associations.

Total: $1000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  January 19
2019

Suncoast Tiger Bay Club Dorothy Walker Ruggles Democracy Scholarship

This scholarship is available for high school seniors in Pinellas County, Florida who demonstrate a love for politics and public participation through a record of leadership and involvement in political causes and civic organizations.

Total: $1 Awards:  1
Deadline:  January 19
2019

Tom E. Halley & Carl W. Parks Memorial Scholarship

This scholarship is available for high school seniors in Pinellas County who have a grade point average between 2.0 and 3.0. Selection will be based on participation in community service, athletics, and other community organizations.

Total: $1000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  January 19
2019

Violet McIntyre Scholarship

The Violet McIntyre Scholarship is available for high school seniors in Pinellas County, Florida who have a grade point average of 2.5 or higher and a demonstrated passion for writing.

Total: $2500 Awards:  1
Deadline:  January 19
2019

King Kekaulike High School Scholarship

This scholarship is available for Hawaii high school seniors who are attending King Kekaulike High School and have a grade point average of 2.8 or higher. Students must have three or more hours of community service.

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

Nick Van Pernis Scholarship

This scholarship is available for undergraduate and graduate students who graduated from a public or private high school in the districts of North Kona, South Kona, North Kohala or Ka'u. Students must major in marine sciences, biotechnology, health sciences or early childhood education, and must have a grade point average of 2.7 or higher.

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

Ted, W4VHF, and Itice, K4LVV, Goldthorpe Scholarship

The Ted, W4VHF, and Itice, K4LVV, Goldthorpe Scholarship is open to international and U.S. students at four-year colleges/universities and possess an active amateur radio license (any class). Students must demonstrate financial need and active volunteer service in their community.

Total: $500 Awards:  1
Deadline:  January 31
2019