Along with financial aid, scholarships are a great way to get some financial support for college. There are many different types of scholarship ranging from general ones to specific ones offered by each individual college.
Use this to help you find scholarships that meet your criteria! The scholarships are organized according to application deadline.If you have not done so already, PLEASE COMPLETE an Academic Works Profile. This profile will create a select list of scholarships for you based on your interests and qualifications.
Here is a link to a Comprehensive Guide to Academic Works
Chicago Public Schools has a resource available for scholarships. The guide is divided by deadlines.
Click below for scholarships listed by each month:
PETTABLE PET LOVERS SCHOLARSHIP
I'm excited to let you know that we just launched a new scholarship for students who are pet lovers. We're awarding $1,000, every quarter, to high school seniors through the Pettable Pet Lovers Scholarship.
Here are the key details:
Scholarship Name: Pettable Pet Lovers Scholarship
Eligibility: Students who have had a meaningful relationship with a pet. Must be a US Citizen or permanent legal resident.
Application Deadline: 12/15/20
WiseGeek NURSING APPRECIATION SCHOLARSHIP
We're awarding $500 to students interested in career in nursing through our WiseGeek Nursing Appreciation Scholarship. We're hoping our scholarship can inspire more students to consider a career in healthcare and nursing.
Here are the key details:
Scholarship Name: WiseGeek Nurse Appreciation Scholarship
Eligibility: Students aspiring to pursue a nursing career
Application Deadline: 12/31/20
Bold.org is awarding $1,000 in scholarship funding to high school students who have had unique experiences shift their perspectives on life.
You can find more information about our award here: https://bold.org/scholarships/nikhil-desai-perspective-scholarship/
All GPAs will be considered for the Nikhil Desai "Perspective" Scholarship. While not required, students who are first-generation Americans or who will be first-generation college students are preferred.
APPLICATION DEADLINE: February 1, 2021
TORHOERMAN LAW SCHOLARSHIP
I'm pleased to announce the 2021 Distracted Driving Scholarship. This scholarship is available to all incoming college freshmen in the United States that desire to apply.
More information can be found on our scholarship application below:
Submission Opens: March 1st, 2021
Submission Closes: May 1st, 2021
Winner Announced: June 2021
Award Amount: $1,000
THE ULTIMATE LIST OF SCHOLARSHIPS FOR WOMEN
College can be expensive. That’s why scholarships for women are so valuable. First, they help lower the cost of going to school, which is worthwhile in itself. Second, they are only open to female students, making them potentially less competitive.
If you have a girl getting ready to head to college, here is the ultimate list of scholarships for women and girls.