Ep. 71 Happy New Year: Scholarships A-M

New ScholarshipsHAPPY NEW YEAR! 2017 has finally arrived with NEW SCHOLARSHIPS just for you. Regardless how you feel about 2016, a new year is ahead of us with new adventures and possibilities. We want everyone to seize the opportunities that come before you this year. Start fresh. Make new goals. Recommit to excellence in everything you do and demand no less from everyone around you.

Our goal for 2017 is to stay focused on what our passion is – finding new scholarships and sharing them with the world. We will be loading the first two episodes of this podcast for the new year with nothing but scholarships – from A to Z. Literally.

It will be broken into two separate episodes for easier digestion. YOUR WELCOME. HAPPY NEW YOU!

BEST OF THE COLLEGE MONEY MAZE IN 2016:

Selecting the Right College – Using DATA to Make Better Decisions

(w/ Bill Phelan of College Factual) @CollegeFactual

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NEW SCHOLARSHIPS for 2017

Aceable Scholarship – DEADLINE 2/1/17 $500 Open to HS Seniors, Undergrads and Community College Students. Submit an essay on your thoughts on being an “ACE” driver.

Bart Kamen Memorial Scholarship РDEADLINE 2/1/17 $10k Open to HS Seniors who are interested in career in BioMedical Engineering or Pre-Med.  They also have to be a participant of either FIRST LEGO League, FIRST Tech Challenge or FIRST Robotics Competition Team. (FIRST РFor Inspiration and Recognition of Science & Technology)

C-SPAN Student CAM Documentary Competition – DEADLINE 1/20/17 $5k Open to students in grades 6-12. Submit a short video on their message to Washington. @studentcam

Deborah Canon Partridge Wolfe International Fellowship РZETA PHI BETA SORORITY, Inc. DEADLINE 2/1/17 $1000 Open to Undergraduate students studying abroad and foreign students studying in the United States. #ZNEF1975 #Zphibhq #zphib1920

EngineerGirl Essay Contest – DEADLINE 2/1/17 $500 Open to Girls and Boys Grades 3-12. Complete an essay on a topic related to working as an engineer.

Full Ride Scholarship (Tom Joyner Foundation) – Various Amounts DEADLINE 1/20/17 Open to students accepted at HBCU (Historically Black Colleges & Universities). @tomjoynerfound

GIRLS IMPACT THE WORLD Film Festival Scholarship – DEADLINE 1/20/17 $5k Open to High School and college students up to age 25. Submit a 3-6 minute short film on the awareness of a critical issue affecting women and girls (or propose a solution).

Healthcare Leaders Scholarship – DEADLINE 1/29/17 $1000 Open to college students enrolled in a nursing or medical related program. Submit an essay on career goals.

National Italian American Foundation Scholarships – DEADLINE 3/1/17 up to $12k Open to High School students through post-graduate. You must be able to demonstrate that at least one ancestor immigrated from Italy.

Justice Empowered Scholarship – DEADLINE 1/20/17 $2500 Open to current college students. Submit a video on a topic related to justice (social justice interests).

Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc. Foundation – Various Amounts, Open to college bound High School Seniors and current college students. Local Chapters provide scholarships. @kapsi1911

Lint Center for National Security Studies – $1000 DEADLINE 1/31/17 Open to college students pursuing a career related to national security ( i.e. counterintelligence).

National Multiple Sclerosis Society Scholarship – DEADLINE 1/18/17 $3k Open to High School Students who have been diagnosed with MS or have a parent with MS. @MSSOCIETY