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First 10 Veteran scholarships:

Amount:
Up to $25,000 per year
Awards:
50
Deadline:
February 27
Open to high school seniors, high school graduates, or current postsecondary undergraduate students. Plan to enroll in full-time undergraduate study at an accredited four-year college or university based in the U.S. or Puerto Rico for the entire academic year. Proprietary and online schools are not eligible. Plan to major in a specified course of study that focuses on Engineering, Technology, or select Design and Business related programs of study. See the list of eligible majors. Demonstrate an interest in pursuing a career in the automotive or related industries using these areas of study. Be U.S. citizens and have permanent residence in the United States or Puerto Rico. The majority of the scholarships will be awarded to students majoring in STEM disciplines. Please note, special consideration will be given to the following applicants: first-generation college attendees, females, minorities, military veterans and dependents of military personnel.
Amount:
$1000
Awards:
1
Deadline:
February 28
Applicants must be military active duty, honorably discharged, veteran, or a spouse from any branch of the military. This contest is open only to those legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia who are eighteen (18) years of age or older at the time of application and who are currently enrolled (or enroll no later than the fall of 2018) in an accredited post-secondary institution of higher learning (college, university, or trade school).
Amount:
Up to $7000 per year, The scholarships are renewable, and each year's awards will increase by $1,000 to encourage program completion.
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
February 28
Applicants to the Wells Fargo Veterans Scholarship Program must: Be honorably-discharged (no longer drilling) veterans or spouses of disabled veterans who have served in the United States military, including the Reserves and National Guard, and have received a Certificate of Eligibility from the Department of Veterans Affairs or another document of service. Be high school or GED graduates who plan to enroll or students who are already enrolled in full-time undergraduate (first Bachelor's) or graduate (first Master's degree) study at an accredited two-year or four-year college, university, or vocational-technical school for the entire upcoming academic year. College must not be on warning or probationary status with the federal government, or must not be in litigation with the federal government or a state. Be Pell-eligible and have applied for Title IV and completed FAFSA to ensure full discovery of actual unmet need. Use any military education benefits for which they are eligible in the upcoming academic year. Have a minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale, or its equivalent.
Contact:
Email: wellsfargoveterans@scholarshipamerica.org Call: 1-507-931-1682 and ask for the Wells Fargo Veterans Scholarship Program https://www.scholarsapply.org/wellsfargoveterans/
Amount:
Varies
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
March 1
Veteran and active duty military service members Of both pre- and post-9/11 service from all branches of the U.S. Armed Forces: Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps and Coast Guard, including service in the National Guard and Reserve, Spouses of active or veteran service members. Including surviving spouses, service member or spouse seeking assistance to pursue an undergraduate (Bachelor's or above), graduate or post-graduate degree as a full-time student at a public or private, U.S.-based accredited institution.
Contact:
If you have any questions, please contact scholarships@pattillmanfoundation.org. Website: www.pattillmanfoundation.org
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:
$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:
annual scholarship award of $2,500 for up to two years plus mentorship and other benefits
Awards:
10
Deadline:
March 1
Must be U.S. citizen or permanent resident. Must be freshmen or sophomore student at a partner university. Demonstrate high academic performance and leadership potential. Special consideration will be given to students who have an affiliation with one of the following underrepresented groups; Female, Native American, Asian or Pacific Islander, Black, Hispanic, Student with Disabilities , First Generation College Student, Veteran. Also, those who can demonstrate financial need and those who are majoring in one of the following fields: agriculture, business, computer science, economics, engineering, food science, international relations, political science or public policy.
Contact:
Cargill: United States Cargill Office Center P.O. Box 9300 Minneapolis, MN 55440 Tel: 1-800-227-4455 (1-800-CARGILL) www.cargill.com
Amount:
$500-$1000
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
March 1
Scholarship awards may be granted to women who: Are committed to advancement in military or other public service careers. Have demonstrated such commitment through life experiences. Have successfully completed a minimum of 12 semester (or 18 quarter) hours of study in any institution of higher education with a minimum 2.5 grade point average. Are admitted for study in an institution of higher learning in a program leading to an academic degree (Associate Degree or higher). The program may be professional or technical in nature. Agree to enroll for a minimum of six semester (or nine quarter) hours of study each academic period. Agree to maintain academic standards.
Contact:
Women's Overseas Service League Scholarship Committee PO Box 124 Cedar Knolls, NJ 07927-0124 wosl.org/scholarships/
Amount:
$1000
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
March 9
Sarah Bonnifield chose that the majority of her estate be left for the benefit of several veteran organizations and other nonprofit organizations including the Vietnam Veterans of America, Chapter 500. The Sarah A. Bonnifield Vietnam Veterans Scholarship Fund was established by the Vietnam Veterans of America, Chapter 500 to honor Sarah Bonnifield in perpetuity by providing financial support in the form of a scholarship each year to a Vietnam Veteran or a dependent or relative of a Vietnam Veteran. Eligibility Requirements%uF0A7 Be a Vietnam Veteran or a dependent or relative of a Vietnam Veteran (relative may be a spouse, son, daughter, grandson, granddaughter, nephew or niece) Be pursuing a degree at an accredited college or university. Provide a copy of the Veteran's DD214 or submit proof of military service.
Contact:
Sacramento Region Community Foundation 955 University Avenue, Suite A Sacramento, CA 95825 Attn: Sarah A. Bonnifield Vietnam Veterans Scholarship Fund For questions, please contact (916) 921-7723 or scholarships@sacregcf.org. Url: https://sacregcf.academicworks.com/opportunities/719
Amount:
Minimum $2000
Awards:
Unspecified
Deadline:
March 13
The General Henry H. Arnold Education Grant Program provides $2000 grants to selected sons and daughters of active duty, Title 10 AGR/Reserve, Title 32 AGR performing full-time active duty, retired, retired reserve and deceased Air Force members; spouses (stateside) of active duty members and Title 10 AGR/Reservists; and surviving spouses of deceased personnel for their undergraduate studies.