Upcoming College Scholarship Deadlines: September 2014

Read the eligibility requirements carefully and visit the scholarship provider’s website directly before applying.

 


 

 

Joseph A. Levendusky Memorial Scholarship

Scholarship Deadline: September 5, 2014

The International Water Conference will award a $7,000 scholarship to an undergraduate mechanical or chemical engineering student who has a passion for water technology.

To apply for this scholarship, you must meet the following eligibility requirements:

  • Must demonstrate interest and commitment to seek a career in the field of water technology (environmental wastewater, water pollution control, and water resource management not included)
  • Must be accepted for enrollment in or be enrolled in good standing as a student in an accredited institution in the United States
  • Must be of sophomore or higher class status
  • Must not be planning on studying outside of the country or planning to use monies to do so

Hit The Books Scholarship

Scholarship Deadline: September 30, 2014

This is a quick and easy $500 scholarship to be used toward the cost of your college textbooks and materials.

To apply, students must complete a 500-word essay on the importance of education and how the scholarship money will help them achieve their goals. Bonus points are awarded to the student who finds a creative way to include their passion for coffee in their essay.

Students must meet the following eligibility requirements to apply for this award:

  • Must be at least 18-25 years of age
  • Must be enrolled in an accredited college or university

The Odenza Marketing Group Scholarship

Scholarship Deadline: September 30, 2014

The Odenza Marketing Group Scholarship is open to students from any major (not marketing specific). In fact, this scholarship is judged primarily on responses to the following essay topics:

Essay #1: Choose a city located anywhere in the world that you believe would, from a future employment prospective, benefit your career. Explain in under 500 words how spending time in this city would help you become more marketable to a potential employer(s). Clearly identify how it will benefit you.

Essay #2: Explain in under 500 words, why you think you should be granted the Odenza Marketing Group Scholarship.

(Note to my readers: For essay #2, you can use the “personal statement” template essay and simply modify it slightly to address the prompt more specifically.)

To apply for this scholarship, you must meet the following requirements:

  • Must be a citizen of the United States or Canada
  • Must have a GPA of 2.5 or higher
  • Must have at least one full year of post-secondary studies remaining at the time of the award
  • Must be between the ages of 16 and 25 on September 30, 2014

The Xerox Technical Minority Scholarship

Deadline: September 30, 2014  

This scholarship provides $1,000 – $10,000 in scholarship awards to minority students enrolled in one of the technical sciences or engineering disciplines.

To apply for the Xerox Technical Minority scholarship, you must meet the following requirements:

  • Must be a United States citizen or permanent resident
  • Must be a full-time student enrolled in a 4-year institution
  • Must have a B average or better
  • Must be pursuing a BS, MS, or Ph.D. in a technical science or engineering discipline
  • Must be black, Asian, Pacific Islander, Native American, Alaskan, or Hispanic
  • Must demonstrate financial need

 

Need a place to hunt for more scholarships?

Visit the 5 Top Scholarship Search Engines

CollegeBoard.org

CollegeNet.com

Fastweb

Scholarship.com

ScholarshipMonkey.com

 

Happy Hunting!!!

 

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