Scholarships - Nationwide

  1.   2020 A Modern Citizen Scholarship
    REGION SCHOLARSHIP AMOUNT DESCRIPTION
    Nationwide  2021 Awesome Dynamic Scholarship $1,000 Applicant must be enrolled or due to be enrolled in an accredited college or university and be a U.S. citizen.
    Nationwide  2020 A Modern Citizen Scholarship $1,000 Applicant must be enrolled or due to be enrolled in an accredited U.S. undergraduate college or university or a graduate school and pursing an education in the legal field and have a 3.0 GPA. Must submit a 750-1,000 word essay describing what you think it means to be a citizen in 2020.
    Nationwide  2020 Boyk Law Veteran Scholarship $2,000 Applicant must have served in the U.S. Army, Navy, Air Force, Coast Guard, or Reserves or is the child or stepchild of someone who has. Must be a U.S. citizen currently enrolled or due to be enrolled in an accredited college or university and have a 3.0 GPA. Must submit a 750-1,000 word essay answering 2 of 3 questions, one of which is: how has being a Veteran or the child of a Veteran affected your life?  
    Nationwide  2020 Allen Tittle's Medical Malpractice Scholarship $1,000 Applicant must be a legal U.S. resident that is enrolled or due to be enrolled in a two to five year post-secondary institution and have a 3.0 GPA. Must submit a 500-600 word essay on why you think it's important to be a patient advocate in today's healthcare industry.
    Nationwide  2020 Amy G. Law Firm Access to Education Scholarship $1,000 Applicant must be enrolled or due to be enrolled in an accredited U.S. community college, junior college, undergraduate or graduate school. Must submit a 750 word essay explaining the role of higher education in society and your ideas to expand access to a wider range of demographic groups. 
    Nationwide  2020 Animal Rescue Scholarship $1,000 Applicant must be enrolled or due to be enrolled in an accredited U.S. community college, undergraduate or graduate program and have a 3.0 GPA. Must submit a 750 word essay describing how you dedicate your time to helping animals and animal rescue organizations.
    Nationwide  2020 Canceling Cancer Scholarship $1,000 Applicant must be a legal U.S. resident enrolled or due to be enrolled in an accredited two to five-year post secondary institution and have a 3.0 GPA. Must submit a 750-1,000 word essay discussing the impact a cancer diagnosis for you or a loved one had on you.
    Nationwide  2020 DREAM Act Scholarship $500 Applicants must be currently enrolled in an accredited community college, private or public undergraduate college or university, business or law school in the U.S. Must have a 3.0 GPA. Must submit a professional resume listing past academic, professional, and volunteer experiences. Must submit a 700 word essay that considers current immigration conditions and reforms in the U.S. and offers at least 2 concert ways that these conditions might be improved.
    Nationwide  2020 5Estimates.com Scholarship $1,000 Applicant must be enrolled, or due to be enrolled in an accredited U.S. college or university. Domestic, international, and undocumented students may apply. Must write a 400 word essay answering the following: What consumers should look for in a home improvement company.
    Nationwide  2020 Expat CPA Scholarship $750 Applicant must be a U.S. citizen currently enrolled or due to be enrolled in an accredited U.S. college or university.
    Nationwide  2020 Family Adversity Scholarship $1,000 Applicant must be a legal U.S. resident who is a high school senior, college or graduate student enrolled in a two to five year post secondary institution. Must submit 750 word essay discussing a time in your life when you and your family had to work through a tough scenario and how that made an impact on your life going forward. 
    Nationwide  2020 One Source Process Scholarship $1,000 Applicant must be a U.S. citizen currently enrolled, or due to be enrolled in an accredited U.S. college or university. 
    Nationwide  2020 Golen Engine Scholarship $500 Applicants must be enrolled, or due to be enrolled, in an accredited U.S. college or university and be in the process of pursuing an engineering degree.
    Nationwide 2020 ImproveNet Scholarship $1,000 Applicant must be a U.S. citizen currently enrolled or due to be enrolled in an accredited U.S. college or university.
    Nationwide  2020 Make a Difference Scholarship $1,000 Applicant must be enrolled or due to be enrolled in an accredited U.S. community college, undergraduate or graduate program, have a 3.0 GPA, and posses an interest in social justice. 
    Nationwide  2020 Mixed Martial Arts Scholarship  $900 Applicant must be a U.S. citizen and be enrolled or due to be enrolled at an accredited U.S. college or university. Must submit a 800-1,500 word essay or video on the topic "Best Martial Arts for Self Defense."
    Nationwide  2020 Overcoming Obstacles Scholarship $1,000 Applicant must be enrolled or due to be enrolled in an accredited U.S. community college, undergraduate or graduate program and have a 3.0 GPA. Must submit a 1,000-2,000 word essay describing a major challenge you faced and what you did to overcome it.
    Nationwide  2020 SAMI-Aid Scholarship $1,000 Applicant must be a U.S. citizen enrolled or due to be enrolled in an accredited U.S. college or university. 
    Nationwide  2020 Selfless Parent Scholarship $1,000 Applicant must be a legal U.S. resident who is a current high school senior, college or graduate student enrolled or due to be enrolled in an accredited two to five year post-secondary institution and have a 3.0 GPA. Must submit a 750 word essay describing how your parent has made sacrifices for you.
    Nationwide  2020 Seth Okin Good Deeds Scholarship $500 Applicant must be pursuing a post secondary education, have a 3.0 GPA and be interested and engaged in serving their community. Must submit a 500 word essay on where people should decide where to direct their time and donations. 
    Nationwide  2020 Stand Up for Justice Scholarship $1,000 Applicant must be enrolled or due to be enrolled in an accredited U.S. law school and have a 3.0 GPA and interest in the legal field. Must submit a 500-1,000 word essay describing a time you stood up for what was right in the face of adversity. 
    Nationwide  2020 Steve Duckett Local Conservation Scholarship $1,000 Applicant must be enrolled or due to be enrolled in an accredited U.S. community college, college, university or post-graduate program. Must submit a 500 word essay explaining your dedication to local conservation.
    Nationwide  2021 Car Removal Perth Scholarship $1,000 Applicant must be enrolled or due to be enrolled in an accredited U.S. college or university and submit a 1,200+ word essay on the topic: How does vehicle recycling reduce waste? 
    Nationwide  24x7 Doctors Answering Service Scholarship $5,000 Applicants must be currently enrolled or due to be enrolled in an accredited undergraduate college or university in a medical, business, advertising, marketing field. Must submit a 350+ word essay addressing two questions, one of which is: should healthcare be universal?
    Nationwide  50 Top Scholarships for Medical and Health Students $500 Applicant must be enrolled or due to be enrolled at an accredited public or private institution and is working towards a certificate, diploma, associates or undergraduate degree in a medical or health-related discipline.
    Nationwide A+ Construction & Remodeling Scholarship $1,000 Applicant must be enrolled or due to be enrolled in an accredited two or four year U.S. college or university and have a 3.0 GPA. Must submit a 2,000 word essay answering one of two questions, one of which is: How do home modeling projects benefit American families?
    Nationwide  A Review Guide Scholarship $2,000 Applicant must be enrolled or due to be enrolled in an accredited U.S. college or university and have a 3.0 GPA. Must submit an essay on the topic: "How to spot fake reviews on Amazon." 
    Nationwide  A Step Forward Scholarship $1,000 Applicant must be currently enrolled in an accredited U.S. community college, undergraduate or graduate program, have a 3.0 GPA and be the first member of their family to attend college. Must submit a resume detailing their academic, professional and volunteering experience. Must submit a 750-1,000 statement describing their educational goals and what it means to be the first in their family to attend a college-level institute.
    Nationwide ABC Fundraising Volunteer Recognition Scholarship $1,500 Available to current high school junior or senior, college undergraduate or graduate students that have participated in consistent volunteer work. Must write an 800-1,000 word essay reflecting on your volunteer and fundraising experience.
    Nationwide  Achieving Your Goals Scholarship $1,000 Applicant must be enrolled or due to be enrolled in an accredited U.S. undergraduate, graduate or law program and have a 3.0 GPA. Must submit a 750 word essay explaining one goal that was inspired from a specific situation or experience you encountered in your life and why that particular goal is important to you. 
    Nationwide  Ax Control, Inc. Academic Scholarship $1,000 Applicant must be a legal U.S. resident and currently be enrolled or due to be enrolled in an accredited U.S. college or university as an undergraduate student. Must submit an 800-1,200 word essay based on a personal account of a small business that has impacted their life.
    Nationwide AXA Achievement Community Scholarship $2,500 For seniors who demonstrate outstanding achievement in school, community, or work
    Nationwide Abbot & Fenner Scholarship $1,000 Available to high school juniors and seniors. Must write an essay response to question on website.
    Nationwide Actuarial Scholarships Varies List of scholarships for actuarial students.
    Nationwide  Adam K. Veron Scholarship $1,000 Applicant must be currently enrolled in an accredited U.S. college or university and submit a 700-850 word essay on the following topic: mistakes to make as an entrepreneur to achieve success in 2020. 
    Nationwide  Addiction Awareness Scholarship Program $1,500 Applicant must be enrolled or due to be enrolled in an accredited U.S. college or university. Must submit an essay on addiction awareness.
    Nationwide  AdvancePoint Capital Financial Literacy Scholarship $1,000 Must be enrolled, or due to be enrolled, as a full-time student in an accredited college or university. Domestic, international, undocumented or online students may apply. Must submit a 1,000 word essay answering several questions, one of which is: "Why is it important to be financial literate as a student?"
    Nationwide  Airwave Advisors Scholarship $1,000 Applicant must be enrolled, or due to be enrolled in an accredited U.S. college or university and be focused on educational studies in law or technology. Must submit a 1,000-word essay on how wireless innovations may evolve the way we live, conduct business and evolve as a society.
    Nationwide  Akkadian Labs Information Technology Scholarship $1,000 Applicant must be enrolled, or due to be enrolled in an accredited U.S. college or university, have a minimum 3.0 GPA, and possess a general interest in technology. Must submit a 800-1,000 word essay answering the following: how information technology will be used to enhance collaboration in your area of study.
    Nationwide Allegra Ford Scholarship Varies Several scholarship available to a student with demonstrated learning disabilities who plans to attend a 2 year community college.
    Nationwide American College Foundation Visionary Scholarship Program $5,000 For high school freshman, sophomores, and juniors
    Nationwide American Council of the Blind (ABC) $3,500 For students who have been accepted to an accredited college/university and are legally blind in both eyes.
    Nationwide American Fire Sprinkler Association $2,000 For seniors. Applicants must read an essay and answer questions which follow regarding automatic fire sprinklers.
    Nationwide American Foreign Service Association (AFSA) Scholarship Program Varies For dependents of US Foreign Service employees who are AFSA Members
    Nationwide American Foundation for the Blind Scholarships Varies See website for details
    Nationwide  American Indian College Fund Scholarship Varies Several listed scholarships on website for American Indian or Alaska native college students seeking under-graduate and graduate degrees at tribal colleges, nonprofit and accredited schools.
    Nationwide American Legion Auxiliary Children Of Warriors National President's Scholarships $3,500 For seniors who are children, grandchildren, or great-grandchildren of veterans who served in the armed forces (during eligibility dates-see website).
    Nationwide American Legion Auxiliary Spirit of Youth Scholarship for Junior Members $5,000 For seniors who are Junior Members of the American Legion Auxiliary.
    Nationwide American Legion Legacy Scholarship Varies Must be the child of a fallen United States Service Member.
    Nationwide Anne Ford Scholarship Award $2,500 Awarded to a graduating high school senior with documented learning disabilities who is going to be enrolled in a full time bachelor's degree program in the fall.
    Nationwide Anidjar & Levine Community Service Scholarship $1,000 Open to students that have performed community service. To qualify, must have the name(s) of organizations you have volunteered with, service dates, contact information, brief description of your service, most recent transcript. Must write a 500 word essay on a few topics, one of which is: What job skill(s) did you develop through community service that you did not have prior to volunteering?
    Nationwide  Annual Prevounce Preventive Health Scholarship Program $4,000 Applicant must be enrolled or due to be enrolled in an accredited U.S. undergraduate program. One $1500 scholarship will be awarded to an undergraduate student pursuing a career in healthcare and a $2500 scholarship will be awarded to a graduate student pursuing a career in public health, medicine or nursing. Must submit a 750 word essay answering questions on the website.
    Nationwide Art Institutes National Competitions & Scholarships $25,000 Several different scholarships and competitions that have specific requirements and deadlines.
    Nationwide Asset Based Lending Scholarship $1,000 Available to students in the process of pursuing a college degree in a real estate or financial services field. Must be enrolled, or due to be enrolled, in an accredited U.S. college or university. 
    Nationwide Association on American Indian Affairs Scholarships $1,500 For students who are enrolled in a tribe from the continental US or Alaska.
    Nationwide  Ayokay's Marketing Scholarship $1,000 Applicant must be enrolled or due to be enrolled in an accredited U.S. college or university and have a 3.0 GPA. Must submit a 1,000 word essay on "How can marketing make the world a happier, healthier place?"
    Nationwide BMI Foundation Music Scholarships Varies Several scholarships listed on website. The BMI Foundation is a non-profit corporation that is dedicated to encouraging the creation, performance, and study of music.
    Nationwide Bad Credit Wealth Wise Scholarship
    $1,000 Open to undergraduate or graduate student, or a high school senior seeking a career in the finance industry. Must be a US citizen, have a 3.5 GPA. Must write a 500-900 word essay on how the US credit scoring system can be improved.
    Nationwide Ball Corporation John W. Fisher Corporation Scholarship $3,000 Student must be a child of an active, regular, full-time employee of the Ball Corporation.
    Nationwide  Bankrate's Guide to Paying for College for Students with Disabilities N/A A comprehensive guide for students with disabilities to find detailed scholarship information and other types of financial aid.
    Nationwide  Barbeques Galore Scholarship $1,000 Applicant must be enrolled or due to be enrolled as a full-time undergraduate or graduate student in an accredited U.S. college or university and have a 3.0 GPA. Must be submit a 600-800 word essay detailing how you are motivated to achieve your goals.
    Nationwide Barbizon Modeling & Acting Centers Scholarship $100,000 One winner drawn every other year.
    Nationwide  Beth DeBouvre Scholarship $1,000 Applicant must be a female pursing a degree. Must be currently enrolled, or due to be enrolled in an accredited U.S. college or university. Must submit a 750-800 word essay answering the following: "Are higher salaries better than other incentives for motivating workers?" 
    Nationwide Big Data Science and Analytics Bi-Annual Scholarship $2,000 Available to any student pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree in business analytics, data/computer science, information systems at an accredited college or university. Minimum 3.0 GPA required. Must submit a 800-1,000 word essay on what you hope to contribute to the field of data science.   
    Nationwide Big Sun Athletic Scholarship $500 All student athletes eligible regardless of the sport they participate in.
    Nationwide  BloomsyBox Growing Together Scholarship $1,000 Applicant must be currently enrolled in an accredited U.S college or university and have a 3.5 GPA. Must demonstrate community service and submit a 200 word essay stating how the scholarship can benefit you and your educational plans.
    Nationwide  Bosterbio Scholarship $1,000 Applicant must be enrolled or due to be enrolled in an accredited U.S. college or university and be accepted into a research position in biology or medical-related lab. Must have a 3.6 GPA. Must submit a 500 word essay explaining why you are applying for a scholarship.
    Nationwide Brayman Beach Scholarship $5,000 Must be a U.S. Citizen at least 16 years old. Must be a member of the Colorado credit union affiliated with Credit Union Association of Colorado. Must be interested in pursuing a business degree.
    Nationwide  Brian C. Jensen Scholarship $1,000 Applicants must be of Danish descent who are pursuing graduate studies and scholars of full-time research in post-graduate or Masters programs. Student must be currently paying their own tuition in order to be eligible. Must submit an 800 word essay on the topic: "Business and Economic Lessons that the U.S. could learn from Denmark."
    Nationwide Bright Star Systems Scholarship
     $1,000 Must be enrolled, or due to be enrolled, as a full-time student at an accredited U.S. college or university and have a general interest in technology. Domestic, international or undocumented students may apply. Must submit a 1,000-1,500 word essay answering several questions, one of which is: how does technology help to shape your day-to-day activities?
    Nationwide  Buckfire & Buckfire Law School Diversity Scholarship $2,000 Applicant must be a U.S. citizen currently attending an accredited law school in the U.S. and has completed one semester of classes with a 3.0 GPA and be a member of an ethnic or racial minority who demonstrates a defined commitment to issues of diversity within their community. Must submit an essay on how you will use your law degree to promote ethnic diversity in the future. 
    Nationwide  Buckfire & Buckfire Medical Diversity Scholarship $2,000 Applicant must be a U.S. citizen currently attending an accredited medical school in the U.S. with a 3.0 GPA and be a member of an ethnic or racial minority who demonstrates a defined commitment to issues of diversity within their community.  Must submit an essay on how you will use your medical degree to promote ethnic diversity in the future. 
    Nationwide  Buckfire & Buckfire Paralegal Scholarship $1,000 Applicant must be a U.S. citizen currently attending an accredited paralegal education program in the U.S. and has completed one semester of classes. Must be a member of an ethnic or racial minority who demonstrates a defined commitment to issues of diversity within their community. Must submit a 500-1,000 word essay describing their educational career and goals. 
    Nationwide  Buckfire & Buckfire Disability Scholarship  $1,000 Applicant must be a U.S. citizen currently enrolled in an accredited college or university in the U.S. and has completed one semester of classes and has a diagnosed disability. Must submit an essay describing how you overcame adversity caused by your disability and what you learned from that experience.
    Nationwide Burger King Scholars $1,000 Offers general and employee scholarships.
    Nationwide  CarBrain Scholarship $1,000 Applicant must be enrolled or due to be enrolled in an accredited U.S. college or university. Must submit a 500 word essay answering one of two questions, one of which is: "What 21st century advancement in vehicles has done the most to improve safety while driving? How and why?"
    Nationwide  Caring.com Scholarship $3,000 Two $1,500 awards awarded to a high school senior that is registered to attend a two or four year college or university the following semester or a full-time college student that is attending a two or four year college or university. Must be a citizen or permanent resident of the U.S., and not related to or living with any employee of Caring, LLC. Must write a 1,500 word essay or submit a 2 minute video addressing several questions, one of which is: "Who are you caring for and how are you involved as their caregiver?"
    Nationwide CardRates $1,000 Available to future and current college students majoring in business, accounting, finance, mathematics, management and others preparing for a career in the personal finance industry. Applicant must have a 3.5 GPA and be a U.S. resident. Must write a 500-900 word essay on "How I will Impact the Finance Industry."
    Nationwide Catching the Dream $5,000 Must be 1/4 or more degree American Indian. Must be an enrolled member in a U.S. Tribe.
    Nationwide  CatPet.Club Scholarship $1,000  Applicant must be enrolled or due to enrolled in an accredited U.S. college or university, have a 3.0 GPA, and be a U.S. or Canadian citizen. Must submit a 600-800 word essay answering one of three prompts, one of which is: What can we do to cut down on homeless cats?
    Nationwide  CeilingFanPro Home Cooling and Global Warming Scholarship $2,000 Applicants must be enrolled in an undergraduate or postgraduate program in the U.S. and have a 2.7 GPA. International students may also apply. Must submit a 1,000 word essay on one of six topics, one of which is: Ceiling fan vs. air conditioner, which is better for the environment? 
    Nationwide Celebration for Young Entrepreneurs Scholarship $1,000 For students age 6-21 who have started their own business.
    Nationwide Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) Undergraduate Scholar Program $18,000 For college-bound high school seniors with financial need and an interest in working for the CIA. Requires relocating to Washington, DC
    Nationwide Chairish $10,000 Offering two $2500 scholarships for students majoring in a design-related field (architecture, interior design, landscape design, furniture making, etc.) that are enrolled at an accredited two-year, four-year or technical/vocational college or university. Must write a 500 word essay describing their career goals and future aspirations.
    Nationwide Club Thrifty $1,000 Must write a 500-750 word essay on the following: how do you save money for college? What steps are you actively taking to minimize your student loan debt? Must be a graduating high school senior or currently enrolled in an undergraduate college, university or trade school.
    Nationwide Coca-Cola Scholars Program $20,000 Seniors with a 3.0 GPA or better. Show leadership, academic achievement, and motivation to succeed.
    Nationwide  CodeWizardsHQ Educational Scholarship $2,500 Priority will be given to STEM program applicants that are enrolled or due to be enrolled in an accredited U.S. college or university and have a 3.5 GPA. Must submit a 600 word essay answering the following prompt: "Beyond needing financial support, why do you deserve this scholarship?"
    Nationwide  Colorado Tour Guide Scholarship $1,000 Applicants must be enrolled or planning to attend a 4 year university, graduate, community college or trade school in the continental U.S. Must submit a video of your favorite road trip destination(s).
    Nationwide  Community Volunteer Scholarship $1,000 Applicant must be enrolled or due to be enrolled in an accredited U.S. college or university and have a 2.5 GPA. Must submit a 750 word essay on the topic, "How do you go above and beyond in your community by volunteering?"
    Nationwide Conex Boxes Scholarship $1,000 Applicants must be enrolled, or due to be enrolled, in as an under graduate in an accredited U.S. college or university in business, business management, marketing/advertising or similar fields. Documented, undocumented, international, or online students may apply. Must submit an essay answering several questions, one of which is: What is the single most important core value you believe a business should maintain to deliver the greatest level of customer service?
    Nationwide Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange Program Scholarships Varies Study abroad opportunity. For US Citizens aged 15-18 who are currently in high school. Will live with a German Host family for 10 months and attend high school in Germany.
    Nationwide  Connecticut Domestic Violence Information Center's Good Samaritan Scholarship $1,000 Applicant must be an undergraduate, graduate, or law school student or due to be enrolled in an accredited U.S. educational institution and have a 3.0 GPA. Other requirements are listed on the website. Must submit a 500 word essay describing your good Samaritan characteristics and examples of acts of kindness towards others.
    Nationwide Create and Go Design Your Future Scholarship $2,000 Applicant must be enrolled, or due to be enrolled, as a full-time student at an accredited college or university. Domestic, international and undocumented students may apply. Applicant should have an interest in writing and/or blogging. Must write a 1,000 word essay answering a few questions, one of which is: What would be your subject of choice for your blog, if you were to start one?
    Nationwide Create-A-Greeting Card Scholarship $10,000 Greeting Card competition/contest. Must be 14 years of age or older to enter contest.
    Nationwide  Criminal Justice Changemaker Scholarship $1,000 Applicant must be an incoming or current undergraduate law student in the U.S. and be interested in a criminal justice career. Must submit a 500-1,000 word essay offering an opinion on a current law or piece of legislation that deserves to be updated and how this change will have a lasting impact on society. 
    Nationwide Crown & Caliber Entrepreneur's Scholarship $1,000 Business scholarship. The student is given $1,000 to initiate an online startup for a business which includes a business plan.
    Nationwide  Damaged Car Summer Scholarship
    $1,000 Applicant must be currently enrolled or due to be enrolled in an accredited college or university. Must submit a 500 word essay answering one of two questions, one of which is: "What do you think the U.S. auto industry will look like in a decade?" 
    Nationwide Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) National Scholarships Varies Website lists several scholarships for both male and female.
    Nationwide Davidson Fellows Scholarship $50,000 For students who are under 18 as of October 1. For a significant achievement (college graduate level) in science, technology, math, literature, music or philosophy.
    Nationwide  Demaurio Clark Scholarship $1,000 Applicant must be a U.S. citizen or legal resident enrolled or due to be enrolled in an accredited U.S. college or university. Must submit an essay on "How can we ensure adults have the necessary knowledge to be financially responsible?"
    Nationwide  Dennis Begos Scholarship $1,000 Applicant must be enrolled or due to be enrolled in an accredited U.S. college or university. Must submit an essay explaining the diagnosis, treatment and cure of colo-rectal problems in humans.
    Nationwide  Design for Recovery Scholarship $1,000 Available to anyone that is recovering from addiction. Must currently be a high school senior or been accepted to an accredited U.S. college or university. Must submit a 500-1,000 word essay answering several questions, one of which is: how has addiction affected your life and/or the lives of loved ones around you?
    Nationwide Distinguished Young Women Varies Scholarship which promotes and rewards scholarship, leadership, and talent in young women.
    Nationwide Diversity in Data Science Scholarship $1,000 Applicant must be an ethnic minority residing in the U.S. Must be enrolled in an accredited U.S. college or university as a part-time or full-time undergraduate or graduate student studying data science, business analytics, statistics or computer science, or computer information systems. Applicants will be asked a series of questions and to demonstrate achievement, leadership and initiative in the field of computer science.   
    Nationwide  DO Supply Inc. Academic Scholarship $1,000 Applicant must be enrolled or due to be enrolled part or full-time in an accredited U.S. college or university. Undergraduate students only may apply. Must submit an 800-1,000 word essay describing how a small business has impacted their life or of a dream they have of establishing their own business.
    Nationwide Drifted Scholarship $500 This scholarship is designed to help one student advance their photography studies. Available to current high school senior or college freshmen. Applicant must submit one piece of work, i.e. car feature with photographs, an event report or something similar.
    Nationwide Driver Education Initiative Scholarship $3,000 Applicant must enrolled or due to be enrolled in an accredited U.S. college or university. Must submit a 500-word essay answering several questions, one of which is: What is the importance of driver education in reducing the number of deaths as a result of driving?
    Nationwide DutchCrafters Amish Furniture Heritage Scholarship $500 For seniors who draw upon cultural heritage to shape vocational aspirations.
    Nationwide  EDUMED's Must-Have Resources for Low-Income College Students  N/A Resources for low income college students both inside and outside of the classroom.
    Nationwide  EDUMED's Guide to Financial Aide N/A Guide to help students find smart, actionable advice about financial aide.
    Nationwide Educational Theatre Association Scholarships $2,500 Listed are a variety of scholarships for juniors and seniors who are active in theater.
    Nationwide  Elevate Your Education Scholarship $1,000 Applicant must be enrolled or due to be enrolled in an accredited U.S. college or university, have a 3.5 GPA and demonstrate community service. Must submit a 200 word essay stating how this scholarship can benefit you and your educational plans.
    Nationwide Elks National Foundation Most Valuable Student Scholarship $50,000 Scholarship awards based on leadership and financial need.
    Nationwide Elks National Foundation Legacy Award $4,000 Awarded to a high school senior who is the child or grandchild of an Elks member
    Nationwide  Eric/EJ Dalius Foundation $2,000  Two semi-annual awards of $1,000. Applicant must be enrolled in an accredited U.S. college or university and specializing in marketing or an entrepreneurship. Must submit an 800 word essay explaining their professional goals and how they think they can contribute to the current business scenario.
    Nationwide  Expert Ratings Tech Scholarship $1,500 Applicant must be currently enrolled in an accredited 2 year college or 4 year university and be over 18 years of age. All majors are accepted. Must submit a 5,000 word essay on several topics related to gadgets, one of which is: How can laptops change the future?
    Nationwide  Explore Medical Careers Scholarship $1,500 Applicant must be a U.S. citizen currently enrolled or due to be enrolled in an accredited U.S. college or university, have a 3.0 GPA, and be pursuing a medical-related career. Must submit a 1,000 word essay on how to remedy the healthcare industry in the U.S. and provide affordable care.
    Nationwide FCCLA Scholarships $2,000 FCCLA members. Various scholarships are listed on the website.
    Nationwide  Financial Resources for Hispanics and Latinos N/A Guide focusing on providing solutions to the most common financial challenges facing Hispanics and Latinos.
    Nationwide  Find Movers Now Scholarship $1,000 Applicants must be enrolled, or due to be enrolled, in an accredited college or university. Domestic, international, undocumented or online students may apply. Share, in 5 or 500 words, what you look for in a moving company.
    Nationwide  Fitness Volt Scholarship $1,000 Applicant must be a U.S. citizen currently enrolled or due to be enrolled in an accredited U.S. college or university. Consideration will be given to students committed to leading a healthy lifestyle. Must submit a 1,00-1,500 word essay on the importance of physical fitness in student life.
    Nationwide  Florin Roebig Scholarship $5,000  Applicant must be enrolled full time in a secondary or post secondary academic institution in the U.S. pursuing a law-related degree. Must submit a 1,200 word essay describing a new program to help prevent sexual assault on college campuses.
    Nationwide FormSwift $1,000 Available to high school seniors, or students already enrolled in a community college, professional college or a graduate student. Must create a business plan infographic about one of the following: startup, restaurant, non-profit, clothing.
    Nationwide  Foster Care to College: Online Resources N/A Guide connecting foster care youth that are aging out of the system to financial, housing, and academic support to make attending college easier.
    Nationwide Foster Care to Success $5,000 Foundation offers a variety of scholarships to students who have met certain criteria listed on the website.
    Nationwide  Franchise.Law Entrepreneur Scholarship $1,000 Applicants must be enrolled or due to be enrolled in an accredited U.S. community college,  undergraduate or graduate program and have a 3.0 GPA or higher. Must submit a resume that includes relevant education, professional and volunteer experience. Must submit a 750-1,000 word essay on why you are passionate about becoming an entrepreneur.
    Nationwide  Fundera College Scholarship $2,000  Applicants must be enrolled, or due to be enrolled, in an accredited college or university in the U.S. Must create a 3 minute video answering several questions, one of which is: "How do you strategically grow your business without spending much money?"
    Nationwide Future Educator Scholarship $1,000 Applicants must be enrolled, or due to be enrolled, in an accredited U.S. college or university and majoring in education. Must be able to explain why you want to be an educator. 
    Nationwide Geneva Rock Products Scholarship $2,000 Must be enrolled in an accredited college, university, trade or vocational school. Student must be pursuing a construction-related career. Must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident. Must write an essay on specific questions that may be found on their website.  
    Nationwide Global Citizen Scholarship Program Varies For high school students aged 13 or older who are "devoted to promoting global awareness."
    Nationwide  Glotzer & Leib's Scholarship Fund $1,000 Applicant must be enrolled or due to enrolled in an accredited U.S. college, university. Must submit a resume, academic transcript, and a 600-1,000 word essay answering several questions, one of which is: What challenges or adversities have you experienced?
    Nationwide  Goldstein and Bashner Combating Campus Issues Scholarship 2020 $1,000 Applicant must be enrolled or due to be enrolled in an accredited U.S. community college, junior college, undergraduate or graduate institution, and have a minimum 3.0 GPA. Must submit a 500 word essay explaining how they will raise awareness about combating issues they have experienced on campus. 
    Nationwide  Grad Coach Scholarship $2,000 Applicant must be enrolled or due to be enrolled in an accredited U.S. college or university and have a 3.0 GPA. Must submit a 500-800 word essay on the 5 essential ingredients to achieve academic success.
    Nationwide  Grungo Colarulo Giving Back to the Community Scholarship $1,000 Applicant must be enrolled or due to be enrolled in an accredited U.S. community college, undergraduate or graduate program and have a 3.0 GPA. Must submit a 750 word essay providing a thoughtful description of your experience of community service and what giving back to your community means to you.
    Nationwide  HIV RNA Scholarship $2,000 Applicant must be enrolled or due to be enrolled in an accredited U.S. college or university and have a 3.0 GPA. Must submit an essay on the importance of HIV RNA detection.
    Nationwide  Hani Zeini Scholarship $1,000 Applicants must be enrolled in an accredited U.S. college or university and pursuing a career that is entrepreneurial and enterprising in nature. Must submit an 850 word essay discussing how their education to become a successful entrepreneur and how their contributions will benefit society. 
    Nationwide  Health & Wellness Scholarship $500 Applicant must be enrolled or due to be enrolled in a full time graduate or undergraduate program in an accredited U.S. college or university. Must submit a 1,000 word essay about how to live a healthy lifestyle.
    Nationwide Healthgrad $1,000 Merit-based scholarship awarded to any student that is currently enrolled in undergraduate, graduate or doctorate level programs. Must submit an original 800-1000 word essay on the following: If you could change one thing about our health care system, what would it be and why? Must have a minimum 3.2 GPA, a completed registration form with work history and activities.
    Nationwide Headline Tickets Scholarship $1,000 Must be a veteran or immediate family member of someone who has served in a branch of the U.S. Military and is enrolled or been accepted to an accredited college, university or technical school in the U.S. with a 2.5 GPA. Must write a 1,000-1,200 word essay on Patriotism or What it Means to be a Patriot.
    Nationwide Hispanic Scholarship Fund Varies Merit based scholarships available to assist Hispanic heritage students obtain a college degree. Available to high school seniors, undergraduate students (all years), community college students transferring to 4 year universities, and graduate students. Minimum 3.0 GPA for high school senior, minimum 2.5 GPA for college and graduate student, plan to enroll full-time in an accredited, not-for-profit 4-year university or graduate school. Must be a U.S. citizen, permanent legal resident, DACA or eligible non-citizen (as defined by FAFSA). Must have a completed FAFSA application.
    Nationwide  Home Theaters Direct Scholarship $1,000 All applicants must be enrolled, or due to be enrolled, in an accredited college or university. Domestic, undocumented, international, and online students may also apply. Must submit a 1,000 word essay answering several questions, one of which is: What innovations do you predict will occur with entertainment technology?
    Nationwide Horatio Alger Association Scholarship Programs $2,500 For students who have strong commitment to pursuing and completing a bachelors degree at an accredited institution.
    Nationwide  HostingAdvice.com Future Web Developers Annual Scholarship $1,000 Applicant must be a U.S. resident, currently enrolled or due to be enrolled in an accredited U.S. college or university majoring in a computer science field and posses a 3.5 GPA. Must submit a 500-1,000 word essay on the following: How XYZ technology is changing the ways modern businesses operate.
    Nationwide  Infotracer Scholarship $1,000 Applicant must be currently enrolled or due to be enrolled full time in an accredited U.S. college or university and have a 2.0 GPA. Must submit a 1000 word essay detailing how public records are useful in your chosen career.
    Nationwide  Inspirational Stories Scholarship $750 Applicant must be a U.S. citizen and either a high school or a college/university student. Must submit an 800 word motivational/inspirational essay about someone who inspires you.
    Nationwide Jack Kent Cooke Foundation College Scholarship $40,000 For high school seniors intending to enroll in an accredited 4 year college. Support for students with significant financial need.
    Nationwide Jackie Beck Scholarship $150 Must be actively applying for or currently enrolled in an accredited 2 or 4 year undergraduate or graduate-level college degree program. Must write a 400 word essay answering this question: Why taking out student loans is risky.
    Nationwide Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship $24,000 Assistance to minority high school seniors that have a financial need and plan on attending a four year collegeor university.
    Nationwide Janice M. Scott Memorial Scholarship $2,500 Essay required explaining what student plans to study and how they will apply it to life after graduation.
    Nationwide  Jared J. Davis Scholarship $1,000 Applicant must be enrolled, or due to be enrolled in an accredited U.S. college or university. Must submit a 700-800 word essay answering the following: is an adequate investment in online marketing and in social media advertising the best way to attract a larger audience?
    Nationwide Japanese American Community Scholarship $5,000 For high school seniors residing in Denver Metro area. American citizen or permanent registry of Japanese ancestry or whose parents are active in a Japanese American Association.
    Nationwide  Joanne Norris Scholarship $1,000 Applicant must be enrolled or due to be enrolled in an accredited U.S. college or university and have a 3.0 GPA. Must submit a 500 word essay on the following topic: How has COVID19 pandemic positively impacted your life? 
    Nationwide  Jonah Engler Scholarship $1,000  Applicant must be enrolled or due to be enrolled in an accredited U.S. college or university. Must submit an 800 word essay answering the following: Are the teachings of the Buddha more or less relevant in the age of COVID19? 
    Nationwide Journalism Education Association (JEA) Journalist of the Year Sister Rita Jeanne Scholarships $3,000 For students who are active in journalism and are planning on pursuing a journalism or mass communications career.
    Nationwide Justice Solutions Group Scholarship
     $1,500  Must be enrolled, or due to be enrolled, as a full-time student at an accredited college or university. Domestic, international and undocumented students may apply.  Students attending online universities are welcome to apply. Must write an 800-1,500 word essay on several questions, one of which is: How you believe a mentor can benefit future generations.
    Nationwide Kaiser Permanente Diversity Scholarship Program $2,600 Scholarship offered to students who are pursuing a career in health care or public health.
    Nationwide  Karin Riley Porter Good Works Scholarship $1,000 Applicant must be an undergraduate, graduate, law school student or college freshman at an accredited U.S. educational institution with a 3.0 GPA. Must show a dedicated interest in community service and projects pertaining to criminal justice. Must submit a 500 word essay describing leadership and dedication in giving back to your community through service projects, including projects that involve criminal justice issues. 
    Nationwide Kenneth Zegar Scholarship $1,000 Applicant must be enrolled or due to be enrolled in an accredited college or university. Must submit a 500 word essay on several topics, one of which is: "What is your definition of success?"
    Nationwide  Kerri Castellini Women's Leadership Scholarship $500 Applicant must be a female or female-identifying student pursuing a post-secondary education in an accredited U.S. college or university and have a 3.0 GPA. Must submit a resume showing strong leadership skills. Must submit a 500-1,000 word essay describing the ideal woman leader in the 21st century.
    Nationwide  Kopfler & Hermann Overcoming Adversity Scholarship  $1,000 Applicant must be enrolled or due to be enrolled in an accredited U.S. college or graduate school and have a 3.0 GPA. Must submit a 500-1,000 word essay describing how they have overcome adversity.
    Nationwide LULAC National Scholarship Fund (LNSF) $2,000 LULAC Councils will award scholarships to qualified Hispanic students who are planning to enroll in an accredited college or university in the US.
    Nationwide  Land of the Free Scholarship $500 Applicant must be enrolled or due to be enrolled in an accredited U.S. college or university and have a 3.0 GPA. Must submit a 500-700 word essay on the following topic: "William Blackstone proposed the idea that it is better that 10 guilty persons escape, than one innocent suffer. Explain why you agree or disagree with this statement.
    Nationwide Latin American Educational Foundation (LAEF) Scholarships $3,000 For a Colorado resident with Hispanic heritage and/or is actively involved in the Hispanic community.
    Nationwide Latinos In College: Scholarships for Latino Students Varies Website dedicated to listing scholarships for Hispanic/Latino students.
    Nationwide  Law Offices of Jeffrey Lichtman Community Service Scholarship $1,000 Applicant must be currently enrolled or due to be enrolled in an accredited U.S. junior college, community college, undergraduate or graduate program and have a 3.0 GPA. Must submit a 750 word essay that describes a community service activity they initiated that left an impact on themselves and the people in their community.
    Nationwide  Lendedu Scholarship N/A Grants and scholarships for Native Americans.
    Nationwide Lifeway Scholarship $5,000 Applicants must be enrolled, or due to be enrolled in an accredited U.S. college or university. Applicants must be pursuing a degree focused in STEM. Must submit a personal essay about their future goals and how they aspire to help people lead healthier lives.
    Nationwide  Lighthouse Recovery Academic Scholarship $2,000 Applicant must be enrolled or due to be enrolled in an accredited U.S. community college, college or university and have a 3.0 GPA. Preference will be given to those with a field of study in addiction or mental health. Must submit a 500 word essay on their personal goals.
    Nationwide  Living Now College Scholarship $500  Applicant must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident currently enrolled or due to be enrolled in an accredited college or university, with a 3.0 GPA. Must submit a 500 word essay explaining how their lives have been affected by drugs or alcohol and how they are turning their lives around.
    Nationwide  Living with Autism Scholarship $2,500 Applicant must be enrolled or due to be enrolled in an accredited U.S. college or university and have a 3.0 GPA. Must submit a 1,000 word essay on overcoming the challenges of living with autism.
    Nationwide  Lounge Lizard Web Design Scholarship $1,000 Applicant must be enrolled or due to be enrolled in an accredited U.S. college or university. Winner will be selected based on their web design.
    Nationwide Maptive Scholarship $2,500 Applicants must be enrolled, or due to be enrolled, as a full-time student at an accredited college or university. Domestic, international, and undocumented students may apply. An interest in creative industries, technology or business is preferred but not required. Must write a 1,000-1,500 word essay answering several questions, one of which is: Why do you think it's important to present data creatively?
    Nationwide  Marc Ravenscroft Scholarship $1,000 Applicants must be enrolled, or due to be enrolled in an accredited U.S. college or university, and must submit a 700-800 word essay answering the following: What is your best solution for resolution of the student loan debt crisis?
    Nationwide Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation Varies For the son or daughter or an active duty or reserve US Marine or US Navy Corpsman attached to a Marine unit.
    Nationwide Marcus Joseph Debaise Scholarship $1,000 Applicants must be a high school senior currently accepted into an accredited U.S. college or university, or already enrolled as a freshman, sophomore or junior. Must submit a 700-800 word essay on what your best solution for resolution of student debt is.
    Nationwide  Mark Sherman Law juvenile Justice Scholarship $1,000 Applicant must be enrolled or due to be enrolled in an accredited U.S. college or university, have a 3.0 GPA, and have demonstrated an interest in serving the less privileged in their community. Must submit a 500-1,000 word essay describing a rehabilitative design for the purpose of supporting youth and reducing jail time.
    Nationwide Martin Polanco Scholarship $1,000 Applicants must be pursing a degree in medicine, especially in the field of psychedelic medicine and be enrolled or due to be enrolled in an accredited U.S. college or university. Must submit an essay explaining the challenges of psychedelic medicine research and reasons to advocate psychedelic drugs as a therapy. 
    Nationwide  Mask Market Scholarship $1,000 Applicant must be enrolled or due to be enrolled in an accredited U.S. college or university. Must submit a 700 word essay on the topic: "How are face masks becoming a part of everyday life in society?"
    Nationwide Mattress Advisor's Sleep Science Scholarship $1,000  Applicants must be enrolled, or due to be enrolled, in an accredited U.S. college or university. Domestic, international, undocumented or online students may apply. Must submit an 800-1,000 word essay exploring their personal relationship with sleep health and the impact it's had on their education.
    Nationwide Mattress Nerd's Sustainability Scholarship  $1,000 Applicants must be enrolled, or due to be enrolled, in an accredited U.S. college or university. Domestic, international, undocumented and online students may apply. Applicant must be someone who is promoting positive environmental change. Must submit a 500-1,000 word essay answering several questions, one of which is: What choices can we make as consumers to better our carbon footprint?
    Nationwide  McGilberry & Shirer LLP Future Lawyer Scholarship $1,000 Applicant must be a legal U.S. resident enrolled or due to be enrolled in an accredited college or university. Must submit a 750-1,000 word essay answering: How has the president of the U.S. changed over the last 100 years?
    Nationwide  McCraw Law Group First Responders Scholarship $1,000 Applicant must be enrolled or due to be enrolled in an accredited U.S. college, university, graduate or law school and have a 3.0 GPA. Must submit a 500-1,000 word essay discussing the role of first responders in today's society and how their roles contribute to public safety.   
    Nationwide  Medical Billing Service's Annual Health and Technology Scholarship $1,000 Applicants must be enrolled or due to be enrolled in an accredited U.S. college or university full time. Domestic, international, undocumented and students attending online universities may apply. Must have a personal interest in health and technology. Must submit a 1,000 word essay on one of two questions, one of which is: where has your passion for health and technology stem from?
    Nationwide  Melmed Law Group Collegiate Scholarship $5,000 Applicant must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident, must be a law student or currently enrolled in an accredited college or university. Must submit a 500-1,000 word essay on the topic of how they were impacted by an issue of workplace fairness.
    Nationwide Mensa-Scholarship Essay $1,000 Contestants need not be members of Mensa but must reside in an area with a local Mensa group.
    Nationwide  Mental Health Education Annual Scholarship $1,500 Applicant must be enrolled in studies dealing with the subject of mental health. Must submit an essay answering several questions, one of which is: Can society play a role in promoting positive states of mental health for its citizens? How so?
    Nationwide MeritAid Scholarship Website Varies Website lists merit scholarships available throughout the university and college system.
    Nationwide Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund Scholarship List Varies This website has several scholarships listed for students regardless of immigration status.
    Nationwide  Michael Giannulis Grant $1,000 Applicant must be enrolled or due to be enrolled in an accredited U.S. college or university. Must submit a 750-800 word essay on the topic: Scaling Your Business: Six Stages of It and How to Succeed.
    Nationwide  Michael W. Moran, P.C. Academic Scholarship $2,000 Applicant must be enrolled or due to be enrolled in an accredited U.S. college or university, have a 3.0 GPA and submit an essay on what the U.S. Constitution means to you.
    Nationwide Miss Colorado & Miss Colorado Teen Pageants Varies Applicants accepted year round.
    Nationwide  Molded Dimensions, LLC Scholarship $500 Applicants must be enrolled, or due to be enrolled in an accredited college or university in the U.S. and be in the process of pursuing a degree in STEM. 
    Nationwide Moose Youth Awareness Scholarship $12,000 Several requirements for scholarship listed on the website.
    Nationwide  My Creative Shop Scholarship $1,000 Applicant must be enrolled or due to be enrolled in an accredited U.S. college or university. Domestic, international, undocumented and students attending online universities may also apply. Must submit an example of your creative thinking skills in any medium.
    Nationwide NACE Foundation Scholarships $7,550 Four scholarships offered for students pursuing an education in the fields of corrosion science, material science, and engineering.
    Nationwide Naropa University Scholarships Varies Scholarships and financial aid website for scholarships listed by Naropa University.
    Nationwide National Active and Retired Federal Employees (NARFE) Scholarship Awards Program $1,000 High school seniors, who are dependents, grandchildren, or great-grandchildren of a current federal employee who is a member of NARFE.
    Nationwide National Association of Blacks in Criminal Justice (NABCJ) Thurgood Marshall Scholarship Award $2,000 Senior accepted to program of study in Criminal Justice.
    Nationwide National Business Association (NBA) Scholarships $1,000 For high school seniors, college freshman, sophomores, and juniors, whose parents are NBA dues-paying members.
    Nationwide National Center for Women (NCWIT) Award for Aspirations in Computing Varies Award honoring high school women for their computing related achievements.
    Nationwide National Council of Jewish Women (NCJW) Colorado Section $2,000 For Jewish women at least 16 years of age and Colorado residents.
    Nationwide National Institutes of Health (NIH) Undergraduate Scholarship Program $20,000 Awards are for those committed to careers in biomedical, behavioral and social science health related research and who have financial need.
    Nationwide National Italian American Foundation Scholarship (NIAF) $12,000 Student of Italian American Descent OR plans to study Italian language, Italian studies, Italian American studies, or related fields. Must be a member of NJCL. Several scholarships are listed.
    Nationwide National Precast Concrete Scholarship $2,500 For seniors who intend to study a field related to building, construction, or precast concrete industry.
    Nationwide National Rifle Association (NRA) Civil Rights Defense Fund Essay Contest $1,000 Fund sponsors a youth essay contest celebrating the Second Amendment.
    Nationwide National Young Arts Foundation Awards $10,000 Applicant must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident between the ages of 15-18 that's a visual, literary or performing artist.
    Nationwide Nogre $1,000 Two scholarships awarded every year, in the spring and fall. Must submit an 800-1000 word essay on why your graduate degree is important to you.Must be enrolled full or part-time in a graduate or doctoral program.
    Nationwide  Office Headquarters Info Scholarship $2,000 Applicant must be enrolled or due to be enrolled in an accredited U.S. college or university, and have a 3.0 GPA. Must submit a 700 word essay on the topic: "The uncertain future of corporate HQ's."
    Nationwide  Olege Fastovsky Outstanding Citizen Scholarship $1,000 Applicant must be enrolled or due to enrolled in an accredited U.S. post-secondary program and have a 3.0 GPA. Must submit a 500 word essay answering the following: What is one of the most important ways an individual can serve their community , and how have you served your community in this way?
    Nationwide  Ownage's Make Us Laugh Scholarship $1,000 Applicants must be enrolled, or due to be enrolled, as a full-time student at an accredited U.S. college or university. Domestic, international, and undocumented students may also apply. Must provide a 3-5 minute video showcasing your comedic talent.
    Nationwide  Opioid Epidemic Recovery Scholarship  $1,000 Applicant must be currently enrolled or due to be enrolled in an accredited U.S. community college, undergraduate or graduate program and have a 3.0 GPA. Must submit a 750 word essay explaining how we can effectively fight the current opioid crisis. 
    Nationwide Optimist International Essay Contest $2,500 High school student under the age of 18. Contact Club in area for further information.
    Nationwide Optimist International Oratorical (Speech) Contest $2,500 High school student under the age of 18. Contact Club in area for further information.
    Nationwide  Organize Your Life Scholarship $1,000 Applicant must be enrolled or due to be enrolled as a full-time student in an accredited U.S. college or university. Must submit a 700 word essay telling about an adversity and how they overcame it.
    Nationwide  PDF Supplies Scholarship $1,000 Applicant must be enrolled or due to be enrolled in an accredited U.S. college or university. Must submit an 800-1,200 word essay detailing the changes technology has introduced to the American small business.
    Nationwide Patrick Henry Madden Scholarship $1,000 Applicants must be a high school senior that has been accepted to an accredited U.S. college or university or a current freshman, sophomore or junior college/university student. Must submit a 700-800 word essay answering the following question: What is your best solution for resolution of the student loan debt crisis?
    Nationwide Poetry Out Loud $20,000 Poetry contest at school, state, and national levels.
     Nationwide Price It Here Scholarship $1,000 Applicants must be enrolled, or due to be enrolled, in an accredited U.S. college or university. Domestic, international, undocumented or online students may apply. Must submit an original 1,000 word essay answering several questions, one of which is: "In what ways do you think technology will influence the future of business and customer satisfaction?"
    Nationwide Princeton Prize in Race Relations $1,000 For students in 9-12 grades who have been actively involved in volunteering for a significant activity over the past 12 months that have a positive impact on race relations in his or her school or community.
    Nationwide Princeton University Ten Minute Play Contest $500 Awarded to the junior with the best ten minute play.
    Nationwide  Public Service Degrees N/A Website showing 30 top scholarships for public service students.
    Nationwide  Purdue University Global Scholarship Guide for Minorities N/A A resource guide highlighting over 60 scholarship opportunities for minorities.
    Nationwide  Qualified Hardware's Scholarship $1,000 Applicant must be enrolled, or due to be enrolled in an accredited college or university and have a 3.0 GPA. Domestic, international, undocumented and online students may apply. Applicant must submit a 1,000 word essay detailing their educational journey so far.
    Nationwide  QuantHub Diversity in Data Science Scholarship $1,000 Applicant must be of ethnic minority and residing in the U.S. Must be enrolled part or full time in a relevant undergraduate or graduate degree program - data science, business analytics, statistics or computer science, or computer information systems. 
    Nationwide  QuantHub Women in Data Science Scholarship $1,000  Applicant must be a female residing in the U.S., or a non-citizen with a visa. Must be enrolled part or full time in a relevant undergraduate or graduate degree program - data science, business analytics, statistics or computer science, or computer information systems.   
    Nationwide QuestBridge College Prep Scholarship Program for Juniors Varies Opportunities for outstanding low income high school students who are applying to top colleges.
    Nationwide  RD Sober Living Scholarship Fund $1,000  Applicant must be currently enrolled or due to be enrolled in an accredited U.S. college or university. Must submit a 500 word essay or a 2 minute video on what they are studying and why they are studying that subject.
    Nationwide  R.F. Wittmeyer Community Service Scholarship $1,000 Applicants must be legal U.S. residents currently enrolled or due to be enrolled in an accredited U.S. two to five year post-secondary institution and possess a 3.0 or higher GPA. A professional resume listing both professional and academic experience must also be submitted. Must submit a 750-1,000 word essay answering: What community service activities have you been involved in and why are you dedicated to your community?
    Nationwide  Recognizing Public Servants Scholarship $1,000 Applicant must be enrolled or due to be enrolled in an accredited U.S. college or university, have a 3.0 GPA and must posses an interest in public service. Must submit a 750-1,000 word essay discussing the importance of public servants and public service in our society.
    Nationwide  Reiff Law Firm Annual Scholarship $1,000 Applicant must be a U.S. student pursuing an undergrad degree in pre-law, political science, or paralegal studies, or working towards their J.D. in any concentration related to the law and have a 3.0 GPA. Must submit a completed Legal Scholarship Application and a 650 word essay on what goals he or she hopes to accomplish through eventual employment in the legal field.
    Nationwide Responsify $1,000 Applicants must be enrolled, or due to be enrolled, as a full-time student at an accredited college or university. Domestic, international and undocumented students may apply. Must write a 1,000-1,500 word word essay answering the following questions: Why is empowering others so important? How do you think your major can be used to empower others? When was the last time you felt empowered? What inspired this?
    Nationwide ROTC Army Scholarships Varies Full tuition and book stipend. Requirements for candidates listed on website.
    Nationwide Reuse this Bag $1,000 Scholarship awarded every Spring and Fall. Open to any college, high school student, or student group. Must submit an 800-1,000 word essay answering how you think climate change will or will not impact future generations.
    Nationwide Reviews.com N/A Website where 17 of the most popular scholarship search platforms have been researched, analyzed and graded.
    Nationwide  Rick Sayegh MD Scholarship $1,000 Applicant must be currently enrolled in an accredited U.S. college or university. Must submit a 500 word essay related to applications of big data to the medical care system. 
    Nationwide  Right to Privacy Scholarship 2020 $1,000 Applicant must be enrolled or due to be enrolled in an accredited U.S. junior college, community college, undergraduate or graduate program and have a 3.0 GPA. Must submit a 750 word essay describing what rights the public should have to view information, specifically mugshots, on defendants and what protections the defendants should have so their information is not necessarily public.
    Nationwide  Robert Trosten Scholarship $1,000 Applicant must be enrolled in an accredited U.S. college or university. Must submit a 750-850 word essay answering: How can we adapt the school systems to make it more accessible for students with neurological disabilities?
    Nationwide Ron Brown Scholar Program $10,000 For academically talented African-American seniors who show leadership potential, participate in community service, and demonstrate financial need.
    Nationwide SAE Engineering Scholarship Program Varies Several scholarships for future engineers listed on this website.
    Nationwide  Safe Cycling Scholarship $1,000 Applicant must be enrolled or due to be enrolled in an accredited U.S. college or university and have a 3.0 GPA. Must submit a 700 word essay describing the old and new laws and education around the dangers of cycling.
    Nationwide Sallie Mae Scholarship Search Varies Website lists scholarships offered through the Sallie Mae free scholarship service.
    Nationwide  SarahBeth Hartlage Grant $1,000  Applicant must be enrolled or due to be enrolled in an accredited U.S. college or university and must submit an 800 word essay on how women are working to revolutionize the STEM field.
    Nationwide  Scholarship for Healthcare and Nursing Students of Historically Underrepresented Groups N/A List of scholarships for underrepresented groups that are pursuing healthcare careers.
    Nationwide  Seattle Marketing Scholarship $5,000 Applicant must be enrolled or due to be enrolled full-time in an accredited U.S. college or university. Domestic, international and undocumented students may apply. Must submit a 1,000-1,500 word personal essay about the biggest challenge you've had to overcome in your life.
    Nationwide Self Publishing Creative Writing Scholarship $1,000 Applicants must be enrolled, or due to be enrolled, in an accredited U.S. college or university and have a 2.5 GPA. Domestic, international, undocumented, and online students may apply. Must submit a 500 word essay on a topic of your choice, which could be a personal story or a cause you care about. 
    Nationwide Shell Oil Company Technical Scholarship and Shell Incentive Fund Scholarship $2,500 For students who plan to enroll full time in geology, geophysics, physics, or engineering at a specified institution.
    Nationwide Skin Care Ox $500 Must be a graduating high school senior or current college undergraduate or graduate student at a 4-year, 2-year, vocational or technical institution. Must be a U.S. citizen, must be female. All majors are encouraged to apply, all GPA's will be considered. You have to write a 500 word essay on how you are maintaining your health and wellness while enrolled in college.
    Nationwide  Sleepopolis $1,000  Applicants must be a U.S. citizen, a high school senior or a current college student with a 3.0 GPA. Must submit a 5 minute video answering several questions, one of which is: "How has the internet changed the way you research and buy products?"
    Nationwide  Sober Partners Scholarship $1,000 Applicants must be U.S. citizen or permanent resident. Available to high school students with a GPA of 3.0 and is either enrolled or has been accepted into an accredited college or university. Must provide a 500 word essay on how their lives have been impacted by addiction or mental illness.
    Nationwide Social Work Scholarships Varies List of scholarship websites for students interested in social work.
    Nationwide Sort Out My Life $500 This scholarship will be awarded every 4 months. Must be a graduating high school senior, current undergraduate or graduate student attending a 2-year, 4-year, vocational or technical institution. Must be a U.S. citizen or permanent legal resident. Awarded to a student who can demonstrate how being organized and planning their time properly has contributed to their success.
    Nationwide  SpeakerNinja Innovative Writing Scholarship $1,500 Applicant must be enrolled or due to be enrolled as an undergraduate, post-graduate or college-level student with a 2.8 GPA. Must submit a 500 word essay on any topic related to speakers or audio gear.
    Nationwide  Spotless Cleaning Scholarship $1,000 If you are a dynamic high school, college, university or trade school student, create a 2-4 minute video explaining why you think education is the key to a brighter future and how you can shape society.
    Nationwide Stratos Jets Scholarship
    $2,000
     Must be a high school graduate with a 3.0 GPA and currently enrolled in a college or university. Be on track to enter a field of the aviation industry. Must wrtie a 1,200-1,500 word essay on the implications of the pilot shortage.
    Nationwide  Stressays Scholarship  $1,000 Applicant must be enrolled or due to be enrolled in an accredited U.S. college or university and have a 3.0 GPA.Must submit a 1,00 word essay on the topic: Will COVID-19 change our schools in the long run?
    Nationwide Stuck at Prom Duck Tape Scholarship $10,000 Create an original prom outfit completely out of duct tape.
    Nationwide SygmaTechnology Scholarship $1,000 Applicant must have been accepted or is currently attending an accredited college or university as a full time undergraduate or graduate student. Must have a 3.0 GPA. Domestic, international or undocumented students may apply. Applicant should be an underrepresented minority in a STEM related subject. Must submit a 1,000 word essay on several questions, one of which is: How do you plan to use technology to improve the lives of others?" For more information or to apply visit www.sygmatechnology.com/scholarship.
    Nationwide  Tachyon Light College Scholarship $1,000 Applicant must be enrolled or due to be enrolled in an accredited U.S. college or university. Must submit a 500 word essay on one of several topics, one of which is: Benefits of LED flood lighting over other types of lighting.
    Nationwide TBK Bank Scholars Program $1,000   Must be a high school senior graduating in the Spring and attending an accredited college or university in the Fall. Acceptance letter from a university and transcripts must be submitted. Must demonstrate financial need. Must submit a 750 word essay on how you will use your college education to make a difference in your community. Visit www.tbkbank.com/tbkscholars to apply.
    Nationwide  Teaching Degrees N/A  Guides that include information on scholarships, comprehensive degree program data, and licensing and certification information by state.
    Nationwide  The 2020 Extracurricular Impact Scholarship $1,000 Applicant must be enrolled or due to be enrolled in an accredited U.S. college or university, have a 3.0 GPA and be currently or previously involved in extracurricular activity. Must submit a 750-1,000 word essay discussing ways extracurricular activities fostered a sense of accountability and responsibility in you.
    Nationwide  The RMV Lawyer Driving Safety Scholarship $1,000 Applicant must be between the ages of 16-24, must be currently enrolled or due to be enrolled as a full-time student in an accredited U.S. college or university. Domestic, international, undocumented or online students may apply. Must submit a 500-1,000 word essay on the statistics of young driver car accidents.
    Nationwide The Cardinal Digital Marketing Scholarship $500  Awarded to two students who will be or are already attending a university. Must write a 1,000-2,000 word essay telling of your entrepreneurial experience and how this scholarship will help you achieve more growth.
    Nationwide  The Caring Community Scholarship $2,000 Applicant must be a U.S. citizen currently enrolled or due to be enrolled in an accredited U.S. community college, undergraduate or graduate program and have a 3.0 GPA. Must submit a 1,000 word essay explaining how they work to make their community a better place. 
    Nationwide  The College Guide for Students with Disabilities N/A Comprehensive college guide for students with disabilities.
    Nationwide The Cyberbullying Awareness Scholarship $1,000 Applicant must be enrolled or due to be enrolled in a college, undergraduate, graduate or law program in the U.S. and have a 3.0 or higher GPA. Must submit a 750 word essay answering several questions one of which is: How can you, parents and school administrations react to cyberbullying and what steps can be taken to effectively prevent it?
    Nationwide  The Elevating Others Scholarship $1,000  Applicant must be enrolled or due to be enrolled in an accredited U.S. college, undergraduate or graduate program and have a 3.0 GPA. Must submit a 1,000 word essay that describes the causes and organizations that you support and how your efforts help make life better.
    Nationwide The Entertainment Technology Scholarship $1,000  Applicant must be enrolled or soon to be enrolled in an accredited college or university. Domestic, international, undocumented or students attending online universities may also apply. Must submit a 1,000 word essay on several questions, one of which is: "What innovations do you think will occur with entertainment technology?"
    Nationwide The Find Answering Service Connectivity Scholarship $1,000 Available to students entering or already enrolled in an accredited college or university. Domestic, international, undocumented or online students may also apply. Must write a 1,000 word essay on several questions, one of which is: Why is connectivity so important today?
    Nationwide  The First Generation Scholarship $1,000 Applicant must be enrolled or due to be enrolled in an accredited community college, undergraduate or graduate program in the U.S. and have a 3.0 GPA. Must submit a 700-1,000 word essay discussing the obstacles you have faced as a first generation American and how those experiences have shaped you into who you are today.
    Nationwide  The Dominguez Firm Scholarships $7,500 Offering 2 scholarships, the Dominguez Firm Collegiate Scholarship and the Dominguez Firm Legal Scholarship. Please visit website for details.
    Nationwide  The Kompareit Higher Education Scholarship $1,000 Applicants must be enrolled, or due to be enrolled, in an accredited college or university in the U.S. Domestic, international, undocumented and online students may also apply. Must submit a 1,000 word essay answering several questions, one of which is: "What are your goals for your education and the future?"
    Nationwide  The Last House College Scholarship $1,000 Applicant must be a high school senior, and currently enrolled, or due to be enrolled, in an accredited college or university, have a 3.0 GPA, and be a citizen or permanent resident of the U.S. Must also have an expressed interest in drug and alcohol treatment or mental health. Must submit a 500 word essay as to why they deserve the Last House College Scholarship.
    Nationwide The Leesa Social Impact Scholarship $10,000 Applicant must be enrolled or accepted into an accredited college or university with a 3.0 GPA, and demonstrate a commitment to social action. Must submit a video in which you describe the role social action has had on your life so far, and the role you see it having in the future.
    Nationwide  The Life Coach Spotter Scholarship $1,000 Applicants must be enrolled, or due to be enrolled, in an accredited U.S. college or university. Domestic, international, undocumented students may apply. Must submit a 1,000-1,500 word essay detailing the biggest challenge you've had to overcome in your life.
     Nationwide The May Firm Bi-Annual Scholarship $1,000  Applicant must be enrolled in an accredited U.S. college, university or community college. Must submit a 300+ essay answering the following question: What is one traumatic experience you experienced in your life, and how did you overcome it?
    Nationwide The Medical Malpractice Community Service Scholarship $1,500 Must have a 3.0 GPA and documented history of community service and be enrolled or accepted to an accredited college or university. Must write a 500-1,000 word essay on certain topics, one of which is: What motivates you to perform community service?
    Nationwide The Newsome Melton Leadership Scholarship $1,500 Must have a 3.0 GPA with a history of leadership at school or in the community, and be enrolled or accepted to an accredited college or university. Must write a 500-1,000 word essay on certain topics, one of which is: What is the role of a leader?
    Nationwide  The Nook Sober Living College Scholarship $1,000 Applicant must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident currently enrolled or due to be enrolled in an accredited U.S. college or university with a 3.0 GPA. Must submit a 500 word essay on how their lives have been impacted by addiction or mental health.
    Nationwide  The Test Yourself Scholarship $3,000 Two $1,500 scholarships awarded in the fall and spring. Applicant must be enrolled or due to be enrolled in an accredited U.S. college or university. Must submit a 750-1,000 word essay surrounding the awareness and critical considerations of the taboos around STD testing.
    Nationwide  The Uncommon Goods Scholarship $1,000 Two scholarships awarded in the Spring and the Fall. Domestic, international, undocumented and online students may apply. Looking for undergraduate or graduate students who can display their unique use of creativity, art or design within their major. 
    Nationwide  The Persevering through Injury Scholarship $1,000 Applicant must be a legal resident of the U.S. and is currently enrolled or due to be enrolled in an accredited two to five-year post secondary institution and have a 3.0 GPA. Must submit a 750-1,000 word essay answering the following: Who is someone you look up to for using perseverance, mental fortitude, and resilience to overcome a serious injury?
    Nationwide The Recovery Village $1,000 Offering a scholarship to students pursuing a medical-related course of study. Must write a 500 word essay on why you are passionate about substance use disorder and mental health treatment. Must be a U.S. citizen, enrolled in an accredited college or university (graduating high school seniors are encouraged to apply).
    Nationwide  The Second Chance Scholarship $1,000 Applicant must be enrolled or due to be enrolled in an accredited U.S. community college, undergraduate or graduate program and have a 3.0 GPA. Must submit a 1,000 word essay describing a time you were offered a second chance or you offered someone a second chance and the impact and growth that came with it.
    Nationwide  The Selfless Act of Giving Scholarship $1,000 Applicant must be a U.S. citizen currently enrolled or due to be enrolled in an accredited community college, undergraduate or graduate program and have a 3.0 GPA. Must submit a 1,000 word essay explaining how volunteers are essential to help the community and how volunteering has had a positive effect on your life.
    Nationwide  The Sure Oak Be Awesome Scholarship $1,000 Applicants must be enrolled, or due to be enrolled, in an accredited U.S. college or university and have a 3.0 GPA. Domestic, international, undocumented and online students may apply. Must submit a 600-1,000 word essay detailing how your personal values will help you reach your educational and future goals.
    Nationwide  The Supporting the Community Scholarship $1,000 Applicant must be enrolled or due to be enrolled in an accredited U.S. two to four year post-secondary institution and have a 3.0 GPA. Must submit a 750-1,000 word essay discussing an idea you have for a way to give back to the community and how you would implement that idea.
     Nationwide The Triumph Over Adversity Scholarship $1,000  Applicant must be enrolled or due to be enrolled in an undergraduate, graduate or law program in the U.S. Must have a 3.0 or higher GPA.A 750 word essay discussing an experience you have had while overcoming challenges related to a disability you personally have or helped a friend overcome.
    Nationwide Tzu Chi Scholars $1,000 Requirements for this scholarship are listed on the website.
    Nationwide US Bank Scholarship Program $20,000 Random drawing for this scholarship, with one $10,000 scholarship and three $5,000 scholarships.
    Nationwide Unique Scholarships for College Students Varies Wacky scholarships for students with quirky, weird and unique traits.
    Nationwide Union Plus Scholarship $4,000 Children of current and retired members of unions participating in any Union Plus program.
    Nationwide United Food and Commercial Workers (UFCW) Union Scholarship $1,000 For children or dependents of active members of UFCW.
    Nationwide United Methodist Church Scholarship and Loan Program. Varies Website lists several scholarships and loans offered.
    Nationwide  Upsolve Access to Justice Scholarship $2,500 Applicant must be enrolled or due to be enrolled in an accredited U.S. college or university. Must submit a 500-1,000 word essay on how society can improve access to justice.
    Nationwide  Vector Movers NJ Scholarship $1,000 Applicant must be enrolled or due to be enrolled in an accredited U.S. college or university and have a 3.0 GPA. Must submit an essay on the topic: Tips for moving safely during COVID19.
    Nationwide Vegetarian Scholarship Award $10,000 For a senior who promotes a "peaceful" world through a vegetarian diet and lifestyle.
    Nationwide Veterans of Foreign Wars Voice of Democracy Scholarship Competition $30,000 For students in grades 9-12. Competition requires an audio essay.
    Nationwide  Virginia Vein Care Scholarship $500 Applicant must be enrolled or due to be enrolled in an accredited U.S. college or university and have a 2.5 GPA. Must submit a 1,000 word essay addressing the topic: "How can venous disease affect other areas of your health?"
    Nationwide  Visionary Scholarship 2020 $1,000 Applicant must be an undergraduate planning to attend law school or a current law student at an accredited U.S. law school with a 3.0 GPA. Must submit a 500-1,000 word essay on why we should, or should not, protect Americans' rights to trail by jury in the U.S.
    Nationwide  Vocational Training HQ's Scholarship $3,000 Applicant must be enrolled or due to be enrolled in an accredited U.S. college, university, academic or non-academic institution. Must be a U.S. citizen under the age of 40. Must submit a 200-500 word essay on the future of careers.
    Nationwide Wal-Mart Foundation $3,000 Walmart associates and their dependents
    Nationwide Washington Crossing Foundation National Scholarship Awards $5,000 For seniors who are planning careers in government service.
    Nationwide  Water Safety Scholarship 2020 $1,000 Applicant must be enrolled or due to be enrolled in an accredited U.S. community college, junior college, undergraduate or graduate school and have a 3.0 GPA. Must submit a 750-1,000 word essay outlining a water safety need in your community and how safe water practices will help the situation.
    Nationwide  We Mount TVs Scholarship $1,000 Applicants must be enrolled, or due to be enrolled, as a full-time student in an accredited U.S. college or university. Domestic, international, undocumented and online students may apply. Must submit a 1,000-word essay answering several questions, one of which is: Why do you think it is important to support businesses in your community?
    Nationwide  What Will be Your Trademark? Scholarship $2,500  Applicant must be enrolled or due to be enrolled in an accredited community college, university, trade school or law school. Must submit a 500 word essay explaining what they will be known for when their career is over.
    Nationwide  White Collar Defense Diversity Scholarship: 2020 $500 Applicant must be African American or Hispanic from single-mother homes who are committed to pursing a quality education and who have demonstrated the ability to overcome adversity and challenges related to their backgrounds. Must be currently enrolled or due to be enrolled in an accredited law school and have a 3.0 GPA. Must submit a 1,000 word essay describing your personal situation as a minority with a single mother, the impact it has had on your life and how you've overcome those challenges. 
    Nationwide  Win-Win-Win Scholarship $1,000 Applicants must be enrolled or due to be enrolled in an accredited U.S. college or university. Domestic, international, and undocumented students may apply. Must submit a 500-word essay explaining how you create win-win-win scenarios in the world.
    Nationwide Women in Data Science Scholarship $1,000 Applicants must be a female residing in the U.S. Must be enrolled in an accredited U.S. college or university as an undergraduate or graduate student and be studying data science, business analytics, statistics or computer science, or computer information systems. Applicants will be asked to answer a series of questions and demonstrate achievement, leadership, and initiative in the field of data science.
    Nationwide Youth For Understanding USA Varies YFU is a homestay program. Specific details are listed on the website.
    Nationwide  Zillion's Women in STEM Scholarship $2,500 Applicant must be a U.S. resident currently enrolled in a STEM major field at an accredited U.S. college or university and have a 3.5 GPA. Must submit a 500-1,000 word essay on two prompts, one of which is: tell about a time you experienced failure or overcame adversity in your life.
    Nationwide Zip Hearing $1,000 All applicants must be enrolled, or due to be enrolled, as a full-time student at an accredited college or university the semester they are receiving for the scholarship.Domestic, international and undocumented students may apply. Must have an interest in health and technology. Must write a 1,000-1,500 word essay on several questions, one of which is: Why is hearing awareness so important to you?
    Nationwide  Zippia Annual Dream Job Scholarship $1,000 Must be 18 years old or older. Open to high school students, college, junior college, vocational school, university or associates program students. Must submit a 500 word essay describing your dream job and why that is your dream job.