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First 10 Non Traditional scholarships:

Amount:
Up to $10000
Awards:
Up to 30
Deadline:
Feb 23
Applicant is a "late bloomer" who demonstrates academic promise and continuous grade point average improvement during high school or college. Applicant demonstrates community involvement Maximum cumulative grade point average of 3.3 on a 4.0 scale. Demonstrated financial hardship. Graduating high school senior or graduate of a public or private high school in San Mateo County, San Francisco County, or Santa Clara County. Planning to enroll or enrolled in two- or four-year college, university or vocational school as a full-time student. United States citizen or eligible non-citizen (eligible non-citizens include United States legal residents and A.B. 540 students).
Contact:
Questions about applying? Contact 650.450.5487 or scholarships@siliconvalleycf.org https://www.siliconvalleycf.org/scholarships/ruppert
Amount:
$250-$1000
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
February 24
Re-entry student from the Monterey County area. Undergrad: Transfer (Junior) Enrollment Requirement: Full Time Financial Need: Must demonstrate need Citizenship: US Citizen/Perm Res/AB540 GPA: Minimum cumulative: 2.50
Contact:
CSU Monterey Bay, 100 Campus Center, Seaside, CA 93955-8001 Phone: 831-582-3000 Url: https://csumb.edu/financialaid/csumb-scholarships
Amount:
$1000
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
February 25
Must be a current resident of the state of Maryland; Must be a junior or senior at a Maryland high school, or currently attending (or plan to attend) an accredited Maryland post-secondary school (college, university, trade school, or medical school); Must be the first person in his/her immediate family who will be attending a Maryland accredited post-secondary school (as defined above). Immediate family is defined as consisting of direct family lineage, such as brothers/sisters, mothers/fathers, and grandparents on either mother's or father's side. Must be planning to enter a medical or medical-related field. Medical or medical-related filed shall mean the professional work of a duly licensed medical practitioner; this includes, but is not limited to, nurses, laboratory scientists, pharmacists, physiotherapists, speech therapists, occupational therapists, dietitians and bioengineers . This does not include administrative services such as secretarial or sales careers. * Must be attending, or planning to attend, a Maryland post-secondary institution or medical training school (i.e. Medix School or qualified nursing program).
Contact:
The Cynthia E. Morgan Scholarship Fund 5516 Maudes Way White Marsh, MD 21162 Website: www.cemsfund.com
Amount:
$1000
Awards:
1
Deadline:
February 28
Applicant must write an article of 600-1000 words on the topic "Why is it important to stop cyberbullying?" Open to students who are U.S. citizens/ currently attending or planning to attend an U.S. college or university for undergraduate or graduate studies/ high school, college or graduate students or a students planning to enter college.
Contact:
Parentinn 214 Black Stallion Road Ford, Ky 40320 Url: www.parentinn.com/scholarship E-mail: contact@parentinn.com
Amount:
$2000
Awards:
5
Deadline:
March 1
Must be a descendent of a veteran and planning to attend an educational institution within the state of Michigan. Applicant must be a non-traditional student over 22 years old starting college for the first time or a student over 22 attending a vocational or trade school or a non-traditional student returning to school after an interruption in studies. Award must be applied towards tuition and books within 6 months of receiving scholarship. Judges will look at financial need, academic standing, character/leadership qualities and initiative/goals.
Contact:
The American Legion Auxiliary Department of Michigan 212 N. Verlinden Ave, Suite B Lansing, MI 48915 (517) 267-8809 info@michalaux.org michalaux.org/scholarships/
Amount:
Unspecified
Awards:
Unspecified
Deadline:
March 1
Open to female students who are widowed, divorced, or a single parent. Must be full-time female student, 3.0 cumulative GPA, financial need.
Contact:
Return your application along with any attachments to ENMU Foundation, 3rd and Avenue K, or mail to: ENMU Foundation, ENMU Station 8, 1500 S Ave K, Portales, NM 88130. No faxes or e-mails accepted. www.enmu.edu
Amount:
$2000 per year
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
March 1
The First Generation Matching Grant Program (FGMG) provides need-based grants to undergraduate students who are enrolled in state universities and whose parents have not earned baccalaureate degrees. Available state funds are contingent upon matching contributions from private sources on a dollar-for-dollar basis. The Office of Financial Aid ranks all eligible applicants on the basis of financial need, determine the award amount for each recipient, and notify each student of their award. Contact for additional details.
Contact:
Florida Gulf Coast University 10501 FGCU Blvd, South Fort Myers, FL 33965-6565 (239) 590-1000 or (800) 590-3428 www.fgcu.edu
Amount:
Up to $5000
Awards:
15
Deadline:
March 1
Applicant Criteria - NOTE: This scholarship is now directed specifically to returning, adult students Applicants for the Walter H. Meyer - Garry L. White, Memorial Educational Fund (MEF) must: 1. Be attending or prepared to attend a 2 or 4 year public or private university, at the graduate or undergraduate level, in the United States, Canada or Europe 2. If attending at the undergraduate level, applicant must be over the age of 24. If attending at the graduate level, applicant must be over the age of 30. 3. Have demonstrated financial need 4. Be a resident of Washington State Applicants must provide the following documentation to the MEF Scholarship Committee, POSTMARKED BY: March 1st (new deadline). 1. A completed MEF application, including essay, and no more than 2 letters of recommendation. 2. An official transcript from the college the student is currently attending or if not currently in school, an official transcript from the last school they attended 3. A copy of a completed, current Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) or FAFSA Student Aid Report (SAR) Award amounts are not yet set for 2009. Applicants will be notified after April 15th. Copies of this application may be duplicated for distribution to other interested students.
Contact:
College Planning Network 43 Bentley Place Port Townsend, WA 98368 Phone: (206) 323-0624 seacpn@collegeplan.org collegeplan.org/cpnow/pnwguide/onlineaps/mwonap.htm
Amount:
$10,000 plus $1,000 awarded to winner's school. A member of the United States Military to be given a $1,000 award.
Awards:
1
Deadline:
March 1
Open to high school students at least 14 years old, college and university students. In the case of military personnel only, applicants must not have reached their thirty-fifth (35th) birthday by April 14. Submit original greeting card/holiday card. All original artwork including but not limited to digitally uploaded images, original photographs, paintings, drawings and otherwise submitted material will not be returned to the entrant.Contest is open to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia, as well as American Samoa, Guam, the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, the U.S. Virgin Islands, and Puerto Rico. International students who have a student visa to attend school in the United States are considered legal residents and eligible.
Contact:
Scholarship Administrator The Gallery Collection Prudent Publishing Company, Inc. 65 Challenger Road, PO Box 150, Ridgefield Park, NJ 07660 E-mail: scholarshipadmin@gallerycollection.com Website: www.gallerycollection.com
Amount:
Up to $25,000
Awards:
46
Deadline:
March 1
Applicants must be residents of Oregon or Siskiyou County, Calif., who are 25 years or older as of the application deadline and have a high school diploma or GED. Applicants must not be more than half way through the completion of their degree program. Applicants must demonstrate academic promise by having a reference submit a ReStart Reference as part of the online application. Applicants must be pursuing a two-year associate's degree or a bachelor's degree, and they must enroll full time in the fall term of the application year at a public or private, accredited, Title IV eligible, nonprofit college in his/her home state. Students with existing bachelor's degrees are not eligible for Ford Family Scholarships. All Ford Family Scholarship recipients are subject to a criminal background check. Awards can only be granted to recipients with a felony conviction if he or she has completed parole, probation, or any type of post prison supervision, and has paid any required restitution and/or court fees by August 1 of the application year. Graduate school funding may be an option for Ford ReStart Scholars who were awarded the scholarship as an undergraduate and who successfully completed their bachelor's degree with at least a 3.6 cumulative grade point average (GPA) from their degree-granting institution. For further eligibility requirements, contact the Foundation Scholarship Office.
Contact:
The Ford Family Foundation Scholarship Office 440 East Broadway, Suite 200 Eugene, OR 97401 Toll Free: (877) 864-2872 Local: (541) 485-6211 Email: fordscholarships@tfff.org Fax: (541) 485-6223 Website: www.tfff.org