How to Get the Scholarship

Are you searching for scholarship but don’t know where to start? There are thousands of scholarships offered by schools, employers, individuals, private companies, nonprofits, communities, religious groups, and professional and social organizations. Let’s make one thing clear: ANYONE can earn a scholarship. It doesn’t matter what background you have or even if you were a straight-A student. Think about your financial need and search for unique scholarships that you are eligible for.

Search Online for Scholarships: 

Begin by searching for scholarships that are specifically for your grade in school. For instance, there are many scholarships designed for high school seniors. The best place to begin in the US is the U.S. Department of Labor’s scholarship, which searches over 7,000 scholarship opportunities by category and other keywords.

Be on time:

Some scholarships are very quick and easy to apply for. Others take a little more time. Meet all deadlines. If the scholarship application can’t be submitted electronically, use certified mail. Missing a deadline could disqualify you.

Are You Qualifying for Scholarship?

As you get ready to apply for college scholarships, keep in mind that different scholarships have their own qualifying criteria and require certain documents. So firstly carefully check the requirements of scholarship and if you find that you are eligible to any scholarship then go to apply for the scholarship.

Preparing Your Application:

When you go to apply for scholarship some scholarship application will ask you to provide academic records, financial information, and other details about you. Try to gather these materials well in advance, as documents such as transcripts and test scores can take a few weeks to arrive.

Application Process:

Each scholarship has its own requirements. The scholarship’s website should give you an idea of who qualifies for the scholarship and how to apply. Make sure you read the application carefully, fill it out completely, and meet the application deadline.

Source of Scholarships: You can learn about scholarships in several ways, including contacting the financial aid office at the school you plan to attend and checking information in a public library or online. You can check Try these free sources of information about scholarship are given below

  • The financial aid office at a college or career school
  • A high school or TRIO counselor
  • The U.S. Department of Labor’s FREE scholarship search tool
  • Federal agencies
  • Your state grant agency
  • Your library’s reference section
  • Foundations, religious or community organizations, local businesses, or civic groups
  • Organizations (including professional associations) related to your field of interest
  • Ethnicity-based organizations
  • Your employer or your parents’ employers

Here we suggest you some scholarship that can help you if you find yourself eligible to any of these scholarships you can apply. The scholarship is available to First generation student, Full-time undergraduate or full-time graduate student, High school seniors, college undergraduates and graduate students.

ACLS Collaborative Research Fellowship

The American Council of Learned Societies (ACLS) invites applications for the tenth (10th) annual competition named as “ACLS Collaborative Research Fellowships”. To be applying the applicants must hold a Ph.D. degree or its equivalent in publications and professional experience. The amount will depend on the number of collaborators and the duration of the research leaves but will not exceed $201,000 for any one project.

Provided By: The American Council of Learned Societies (ACLS)
Course: 
Degree Course
Eligibility: Must hold a Ph.D. degree
Award: $201,000 
Application Deadline: 
September 27, 2017
Apply Now: https://usascholarships.com/acls-collaborative-research-fellowship/

National Space Club and Foundation Robert H. Goddard Memorial Scholarship

Students who plan to pursue studies in science or engineering have great opportunity to receive this “Robert H. Goddard Memorial Scholarship”. To applying for the scholarship applicants must be in at least the junior year of an accredited university. The National Space Club and Foundation awards a $10,000 scholarship each year.

Provided By: The National Space Club and Foundation
Course: 
Multiple Course
Eligibility:
 Intention of pursuing undergraduate or graduate studies in science or engineering
Award: $10,000 
Application Deadline: 
December 1, 2017
Apply Now: https://usascholarships.com/national-space-club-and-foundation-robert-h-goddard-memorial-scholarship/

Environment Distinguished Postdoctoral Fellowships

The Andlinger Center for Energy and the Environment at Princeton University is pleased to offering applications for its inaugural cohort of Distinguished Postdoctoral Fellowship. To apply, the applicant must have recent Ph.D. in an area related to research plan (normally within the past three years of application). The Fellows will receive a competitive salary, standard benefits and an annual allowance of $2,000.

Provided By: The Andlinger Center for Energy and the Environment at Princeton University
Course: 
Degree Course
Eligibility: 
Must have recent Ph.D. in an area related to research plan
Award: 
$2,000
Application Deadline: September 30, 2017
Apply Now: https://usascholarships.com/environment-distinguished-postdoctoral-fellowships/

Delta Air Lines New York Scholarships

The Delta Air Lines Foundation in partnership with UNCF has pleased to announce a scholarship program “Delta Air Lines New York Scholarships”. The scholarship program is open to full-time students who are currently enrolled at any accredited 4-year college or university located in U.S. The Foundation will award a one-time need-based scholarship of up to $5000 to successful candidates for the 2017-18 academic year.

Provided By: Delta Air Lines, Inc.
Course: 
Degree Course
Eligibility: Currently enrolled at any accredited 4-year college or university
Award:
$5000
Application Deadline: 
August 18, 2017
Apply Now: https://usascholarships.com/delta-air-lines-new-york-scholarships/

Coca-Cola Foundation Scholarship for First Generation African American Females

Provided By: Delgado Community College and the Coca-Cola Foundation 
Course: 
Multiple Course
Eligibility: First generation student
Award:  College will award 23 African American women and $8,400 grant
Application Deadline: 
July 21, 2017
Apply Now: https://usascholarships.com/coca-cola-foundation-scholarship-first-generation-african-american-females/

MMF Best & Brightest Scholarship Program

The Millennium Momentum Foundation is delighted to announce the Best & Brightest Scholarship Program to deserving students who are attending 4-year universities in Southern California. MMF is offering scholarships valued at $3,000 each (total $60,000) for the 2017-2018 academic school year.

Provided By: Millennium Momentum Foundation, Inc.
Course: 
Multiple Course
Eligibility: 
Full-time undergraduate or full-time graduate student
Award:
$3,000 each (total $60,000)
Application Deadline: August 31, 2017
Apply Now: https://usascholarships.com/mmf-best-brightest-scholarship-program/

The IPAS Scholarship

Iowa Physician Assistant Society (IPAS) would like to announce its annual “The IPAS Scholarship” Program. The IPAS Annual Scholarships are awarded to deserving students presently enrolled in an approved in-state Physician Assistant Program.  Four students who do the best shall receive $1,000 scholarships.

Provided By: Iowa Physician Assistant Society (IPAS)
Course: Multiple Course
Eligibility:
 Currently enrolled in an approved in-state Physician Assistant Program
Award: Four scholarships up to $1,000
Application Deadline: September 5, 2017
Apply Now:
https://usascholarships.com/iowa-physician-assistant-society-scholarship/

SR Education Group Scholarships

SR Education Group is proud to announce two scholarships named as “Scholarship for Women” and “Community College Scholarship”. These contests are open to all legal residents of the United States only who are at least 16 years of age, and who are enrolled in an accredited post-secondary academic institution in the United States. The SR Education Group is awarding (2) two $2,500 community college scholarships and (2) two $5000 Scholarship for Women.

Provided By: SR Education Group
Course: 
Multiple Course
Eligibility:
Award:
 $15,000 
Application Deadline: 
Sep 30, 2017, Oct 7, 2017
Apply Now: 
https://usascholarships.com/sr-education-group-scholarships/

Nitro Parent Scholarship Program

Nitro cares about helping parents fund their children’s college education, that’s why they are offering a “Nitro Parent Scholarship Program”. Who has a child who is enrolling in an accredited college or university for the first time in the upcoming (2017-2018) school year are eligible to apply. The successful applicants will receive $5,000 scholarship and have another chance to earn a $1,000 scholarship.

Provided By: Nitro College
Course: Multiple Course
Eligibility: Freshman
Award: $6,000
Application Deadline: 
July 31, 2017
Apply Now:
https://usascholarships.com/nitro-parent-scholarship/

National Association of Hispanic Journalists Scholarship

The National Association of Hispanic Journalists (NAHJ) is now offering applications for its NAHJ Scholarships. NAHJ scholarship opportunities are open to college-bound high school seniors, college undergraduates and graduate students who are attending four-year colleges and universities in Illinois. The NAHJ will provide a total of $3000 award for the successful candidates.

Provided By: The National Association of Hispanic Journalists (NAHJ)
Course: Multiple Course
Eligibility:
 High school seniors, college undergraduates, and graduate students 
Award:
 $3000
Application Deadline:  August 1, 2017
Apply Now:
https://usascholarships.com/national-association-of-hispanic-journalists-scholarship/

 

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