Scholarships - Nationwide
REGION SCHOLARSHIP AMOUNT DESCRIPTION Naitonwide American Indian College Fund Scholarships $8,500 Several listed scholarships on website for students who are American Indian or Alaska Natives Naitonwide Best Mattress Reviews $1,000 Looking for a creative video on the importance of sleep as a public heath issue. Must be a high school senior with a 3.0 GPA or a current college student. Go to https://www.bestmattressreviews.com/sleep-scholarship/ Nationwide ABC Fundraising Volunteer Recognition Scholarship $2,500 Available to current high school junior or senior, college undergraduate or graduate students that have participated in consistent volunteer work. Must write an 800-1,000 word essay reflecting on your volunteer and fundraising experience. Nationwide Action Behavior Center $1,000 Scholarship for undergraduate students pursuing a degree in some field relating to research on autism spectrum disorder or clinical therapy positions. Write a 250 word essay on your personal understanding of how applied behavior analysis works as a therapy for those with autism spectrum disorder. Nationwide AG Bell Association for the Deaf $10,000 For students who are deaf or hard of hearing. Nationwide AIGC (American Indian Graduate Center) All Native American Academic High School Team $250 Eligible Native American Nationwide AIGC Accenture American Indian Scholarship Program Varies Member of a U.S Federally Recognized American Indian Tribe pursuing a master's or doctoral degree. Nationwide AXA Achievement Community Scholarship $2,500 For seniors who demonstrate outstanding achievement in school, community, or work Nationwide AXA Achievement Scholarship $25,000 For achievements which empower society Nationwide Abbot & Fenner Scholarship $1,000 Available to high school juniors and seniors. Must write an essay response to question on website. Nationwide Actuarial Scholarships Varies List of scholarships for actuarial students. Nationwide Affordable Colleges Extensive listing of affordable colleges for minority students, specifically Hispanic Americans, Asian Americans, African Americans and Native Americans. This funding is open to minorities at any level (high school through postdoctoral) for a variety of activities including study, research, travel, training, career development and creative projects. Nationwide Al's Formal Wear $2,500 Application includes a 500 word essay. Nationwide Alert Magazine Essay Scholarship $500 For high school seniors. Submit an essay about a personal experience you or someone you know has had with drugs or alcohol. Include how the situation was handled. Nationwide Allegra Ford Scholarship $2,500 Scholarship available to a student with demonstrated learning disabilities who plans to attend a 2 year community college. Nationwide American Chemical Society (ACS) Scholars Program $2,500 Scholarships for underrepresented minority students wanting to enter fields in the chemical sciences Nationwide American College Foundation Visionary Scholarship Program $5,000 For high school freshman, sophomores, and juniors Nationwide American Council of the Blind (ABC) $3,500 For students who have been accepted to an accredited college/university and are legally blind in both eyes. Nationwide American Fire Sprinkler Association $2,000 For seniors. Applicants must read an essay and answer questions which follow regarding automatic fire sprinklers. Nationwide American Foreign Service Association (AFSA) Scholarship Program Varies For dependents of US Foreign Service employees who are AFSA Members Nationwide American Foundation for the Blind Scholarships Varies See website for details Nationwide American Legion Auxiliary Children Of Warriors National President's Scholarships $3,500 For seniors who are children, grandchildren, or great-grandchildren of veterans who served in the armed forces (during eligibility dates-see website). Nationwide American Legion Auxiliary Spirit of Youth Scholarship for Junior Members $5,000 For seniors who are Junior Members of the American Legion Auxiliary. Nationwide American Legion Legacy Scholarship Varies Must be the child of a fallen United States Service Member. Nationwide American Medical Technologists (AMT) Scholarship $500 Applicant must pursue a degree in one of the disciplines certified by the American Medical Technologists. Nationwide American Veterans (AMVETS) National Scholarship Program $1,000 Scholarships to veterans/active military, their sons, daughters, or grandchildren. Nationwide Anne Ford Scholarship Award $2,500 Awarded to a graduating high school senior with documented learning disabilities who is going to be enrolled in a full time bachelor's degree program in the fall. Nationwide Anidjar & Levine Community Service Scholarship $1,000 Open to students that have performed community service. To qualify, must have the name(s) of organizations you have volunteered with, service dates, contact information, brief description of your service, most recent transcript. Must write a 500 word essay on a few topics, one of which is: What job skill(s) did you develop through community service that you did not have prior to volunteering? Nationwide Appliance Repair 512 Scholarship $500 Must show proof of having applied to a college, university or technical institution. Have a 2.5 GPA. Must write a 1,000 word essay on the importance of technical trades today and in the future. Nationwide AromaTech Systems Scholarship $500 Students must be enrolled in a full-time college or university as a freshman, sophomore or junior. Must write an 800-1,000 word essay on: "How Retailers Can Use The Right Scents to Encourage Purchasing." Nationwide Area Vibes $2,500 Must be a U.S. citizen between the ages of 16 and 25 and enrolled as a full-time high school student, college or university student. Must write a 250 word essay on how livability plays a factor in selecting a college. Nationwide Art Institutes National Competitions & Scholarships $25,000 Several different scholarships and competitions that have specific requirements and deadlines. Nationwide AskPreeto Internet Marketing Scholarship $1,000 Open to students currently enrolled in colleges, universities or high school seniors. Must have a GPA of at least 2.5. Must write a 600-700 word essay on the topic: "Internet Marketing and Its Importance in 2018." Nationwide Association for Education and Rehabilitation of the Blind $1,000 For students who are legally blind and will study for a career in the field of services to the blind or visually impaired. Nationwide Association on American Indian Affairs Scholarships $1,500 For students who are enrolled in a tribe from the continental US or Alaska. Nationwide BMI Foundation Music Scholarships Varies Several Scholarships listed on website. The BMI Foundation is a non-profit corporation who is dedicated to encouraging the creation, performance, and study of music. Nationwide Ball Corporation John W. Fisher Corporation Scholarship $3,000 Student must be a child of an active, regular, full-time employee of the Ball Corporation. Nationwide Barbizon Modeling & Acting Centers Scholarship $100,000 One winner drawn every other year. Nationwide Benari Law Firm Digital Marketing Scholarship $2,500 Available to graduate and undergraduate students at accredited universities/colleges who are studying the area of criminal justice, social justice, civics, or public rhetoric. Must write a 1,000-2,000 word essay on one of three topics, one of which is: How the American Justice system should work compared to how it does. Nationwide Big Sun Athletic Scholarship $500 All student athletes eligible regardless of the sport they participate in. Nationwide Breazy $1,000 Must be at least 21 years of age and currently enrolled in a graduate program in the U.S. Must be anticipating completion of graduate degree at time of application. GPA of 3.0 or higher. Must write a 250-300 word essay answering some questions, one of which is: How has the internet changed customers' shopping experience? Nationwide Brayman Beach Scholarship $5,000 Must be a U.S. Citizen at least 16 years old. Must be a member of the Colorado credit union affiliated with Credit Union Association of Colorado. Must be interested in pursuing a business degree. Nationwide Budget Home Theater $1,000 Are you an aspiring singer-songwriter? Here's your chance to use your talent to help pay for college. Post a video of yourself to YouTube performing an original song (5 minutes or less). You do not have to be majoring in music to be eligible. May not be a signed artist, must be enrolled in an accredited school by fall and must be be a U.S. citizen. Nationwide Burger King Scholars $1,000 Offers general and employee scholarships. Nationwide CG Trader Scholarship $3,000 Write and submit an original essay on the topic, "The future of technology in education." Best submission will be awarded $2,000, with two $500 awards for runner-ups. Must have a minimum 2.5 GPA, and be a high school senior. Nationwide CSSI and Generation Google Scholarship $10,000 Established to help aspiring computer scientists excel in technology and become leaders in the field. Nationwide CGK Business Sales Scholarship $500 Applicant must be a high school junior or senior with a 3.0 GPA and planning to pursue a degree in business or marketing. Must write a 1,500 word essay based on the most unique way to market a business for sale. Nationwide CardRates $1,000 Available to future and current college students majoring in business, accounting, finance, mathematics, management and others preparing for a career in the personal finance industry. Applicant must have a 3.5 GPA and be a U.S. resident. Must write a 500-900 word essay on "How I will Impact the Finance Industry." Nationwide Catching the Dream $5,000 Must be 1/4 or more degree American Indian. Must be an enrolled member in a U.S.Tribe. Nationwide Celebration for Young Entrepreneurs Scholarship $1,000 For students age 6-21 who have started their own business. Nationwide CellWaves $1,000 Must have been accepted to a college or are currently enrolled as an undergraduate. Must write a 1,000 word essay. Example of one topic to write about: Wireless communications - a right or a privilege? Nationwide Center Gifts Scholarship $1,000 Must be a high school senior or current undergraduate student enrolled in an accredited university. Must write a 1,500-2,000 word essay about the best gift you have ever received. Nationwide Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) Undergraduate Scholar Program $18,000 For college-bound high school seniors with financial need and an interest in working for the CIA. Requires relocating to Washington, DC Nationwide Chairish $10,000 Offering two $2500 scholarships for students majoring in a design-related field (architecture, interior design, landscape design, furniture making, etc.) that are enrolled at an accredited two-year, four-year or technical/vocational college or university. Must write a 500 word essay describing their career goals and future aspirations. Nationwide Christian College Scholarship Drawing $2,500 Provides free Christian College information.When viewing part of the website you are entered into the drawing. Nationwide Club Thrifty $1,000 Must write a 500-750 word essay on the following: how do you save money for college? What steps are you actively taking to minimize your student loan debt? Must be a graduating high school senior or currently enrolled in an undergraduate college, university or trade school. Nationwide Coca-Cola Scholars Program $20,000 Seniors with a 3.0 GPA or better. Show leadership, academic achievement, and motivation to succeed. Nationwide Comcast Leaders and Achievers Scholarship Program $1,000 Scholarship for high school seniors from Comcast communities for their commitment to community service, academics and demonstrated leadership. Nationwide Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange Program Scholarships Varies Study abroad opportunity. For US Citizens aged 15-18 who are currently in high school. Will live with a German Host family for 10 months and attend high school in Germany. Nationwide Connect First Scholarship $1,000 Applicants must be enrolled, or due to be enrolled, as a full-time student at an accredited college or university. Domestic, international and undocumented students may apply. Any interest in technology or business is preferred but not required. Must write a 1,000-1,500 word essay answering several questions, one of which is: Why are meaningful interactions important for customers? Nationwide Coupon Cause $1,000 Must be a U.S. resident, 16 years of age or older and been accepted in a tuition based secondary college, university or vocational school. Must create a 1-5 minute video or write a 500 word essay that covers: what college you are attending and why you chose it; how are you saving money for your education; how could you see yourself giving back to the world with your education? Nationwide Create and Go Design Your Future Scholarship $2,000 Applicant must be enrolled, or due to be enrolled, as a full-time student at an accredited college or university. Domestic, international and undocumented students may apply. Applicant should have an interest in writing and/or blogging. Must write a 1,000 word essay answering a few questions, one of which is: What would be your subject of choice for your blog, if you were to start one? Nationwide Create-A-Greeting Card Scholarship $10,000 Greeting Card competition/contest. Must be 14 years of age or older to enter contest. Nationwide Crown & Caliber Entrepreneur's Scholarship $1,000 Business scholarship. The student is given $1,000 to initiate an online startup for a business which includes a business plan. Nationwide Crush the PMP Scholarship Program $1,000 Must be enrolled, or due to be enrolled, as a full time student at an accredited college or university. Domestic, international and undocumented students may apply. Must write a 1,000 word essay answering these questions (among others): Project managers are needed across many different industries, why do you think this is? Name the top 5 skills a project manager needs to possess? Nationwide Dapper Goat Scholarship $500 Must have a high school diploma or GED, 3.0 or higher GPA, and been accepted into an accredited college or university. Must write a 1,000 word essay about how social media marketing will change over the next five years. Nationwide Dan Libera Memorial High School Student Athletic Trainer Scholarship $750 For seniors who are planning to major in athletic training. Must have a 3.0 GPA or higher. Nationwide Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) National Scholarships Varies Website lists several scholarships for both male and female. Nationwide David and Dovetta Wilson Scholarship $1,000 Offers nine scholarships to high school seniors who actively participate in community or religious activities and who demonstrate financial need. Nationwide Christensen Law Distracted Driving Awareness Scholarship $2,500 1,800-2,000 word essay on how distracted driving has impacted your life or the life of someone you know. More information at firstname.lastname@example.org Nationwide Davidson Fellows Scholarship $50,000 For students who are under 18 as of October 1. For a significant achievement (college graduate level) in science, technology, math, literature, music or philosophy. Nationwide Distinguished Young Women Varies Scholarship which promotes and rewards scholarship, leadership, and talent in young women. Nationwide Drifted Scholarship $500 This scholarship is designed to help one student advance their photography studies. Available to current high school senior or college freshmen. Applicant must submit one piece of work, i.e. car feature with photographs, an event report or something similar. Nationwide Drones Inspector $1,000 Open to all students currently enrolled in high school, a university or college that are interested in drones. Must research and write a unique essay on the history of drones. Nationwide DutchCrafters Amish Furniture Heritage Scholarship $500 For seniors who draw upon cultural heritage to shape vocational aspirations. Nationwide Easy Ringer Scholarship $500 Must have a high school diploma or GED. Must have been accepted by or be currently enrolled in a two- or four-year accredited college. Must be studying for a career that will involve international communication. Must write a 500 word essay discussing the role of international communication in the economy, in technology development and in interpersonal relationships. Nationwide Empowered Future Teachers Scholarship $10,000 Scholarship awarded twice per year. Open to college undergraduates, graduate students, and professional students. Applicants must be pursuing a career as a preschool -5th grade teacher. Must be enrolled at an accredited 2 or 4 year , or technical/vocational college or university in the U.S. Must write a 500-1,000 word essay on what inspired you to become a teacher. Nationwide Educational Theatre Association Scholarships $2,500 Listed are a variety of scholarships for juniors and seniors who are active in theater. Nationwide Elevations Credit Union M.R. Hellie Scholarship $5,000 Students must be members of the Elevation Credit Union. Nationwide Elks National Foundation Most Valuable Student Scholarship $50,000 Scholarship awards based on leadership and financial need. Nationwide Elks National Foundation Legacy Award $4,000 Awarded to a high school senior who is the child or grandchild of an Elks member Nationwide Emmett J. Doerr Memorial Scout Scholarship $2,000 Awarded to outstanding, practicing Catholic high school seniors who hold a leadership role in Scouts and will be continuing their education in college. Nationwide Erin Condren Scholarship $3,750 Open to any student 16 years of age or older currently attending high school and will be attending an accredited university or college nursing program in the next academic year, or an undergraduate or graduate student currently enrolled in an accredited university or college nursing program. Nationwide Evans Scholars Foundation Chick Evans Caddie Scholarship Varies For caddies with a minimum two years experience and a GPA of 3.0 or higher. Nationwide eWebify Scholarship $500 Must be a legal U.S. resident with a 3.0 GPA that's in or been accepted to a college or university. Must write a 1,00-1,200 word essay on: Why social media is good...or is it? Nationwide FCCLA Scholarships $2,000 FCCLA members. Various scholarships are listed on the website. Nationwide Family Assets Scholarship $3,000 Must be enrolled in an accredited university in the U.S., must be either volunteering providing services to senior citizens or helping take care of an elderly relative at home. Must write a 1,500 word essay on several questions, one of which is: How has working with seniors changed your outlook on life? Nationwide Federal Employee Education and Assistance Fund $2,000 For federal employee or dependent family member of a current civilian federal employee with at least three years of federal service. Nationwide Fieldboom Scholarship $1,500 Available to incoming freshmen and current students attending an accredited university. Applicants must submit one piece of work, anything from a marketing plan to an essay related to business. Nationwide FitnessCaw $1,000 Offered to high school, undergraduate or postgraduate students with the passion for "Internet Marketing." A 1500 word essay is required on this subject. Must be 18 years old, a U.S. or Canadian citizen and be enrolled in an academic program. Nationwide Fons Scholarship $1,000 Awarded to undergraduate students enrolled in an accredited college in the U.S. Must write a 1000 word essay answering: why do you think payment apps have risen in popularity in recent years? Can you identify why having a payment system which integrates scheduling helps a business as well as its customers? Nationwide FormSwift $1,000 Available to high school seniors, or students already enrolled in a community college, professional college or a graduate student. Must create a business plan infographic about one of the following: startup, restaurant, non-profit, clothing. Nationwide Foster Care to Success $5,000 Foundation offers a variety of scholarships to students who have met certain criteria listed on the website. Nationwide Four Chaplains Memorial Scholarship $1,000 Applicants must use their creativity through art, photography an essay or You Tube to describe the meaning of American Pride. Nationwide Francis and Earl Perry Memorial Veterans Scholarship $5,000 U.S. veteran having served honorably, unmarried child (under 24 years of age) who is a dependent and is accepted to an institution of higher education (two or four year undergraduate program), or a current student, are eligible to apply. Must write a 700 word essay on why you are a good candidate to receive this award. More information is available on the website. Nationwide Future Innovators Scholarship $1,000 Open to any individual at least 16 years of age, who is currently attending high school and will be attending an accredited university or college, and who exemplifies leadership and a willingness to help others. Nationwide Get on the Map Scholarship $500 Must be at least 16 years of age with a high school diploma and have been accepted into an accredited two or four-year college. Must write a 1,000 word essay discussing new ideas for marketing to Gen-Z. Nationwide Geneva Rock Products Scholarship $2,000 Must be enrolled in an accredited college, university, trade or vocational school. Student must be pursuing a construction-related career. Must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident. Must write an essay on specific questions that may be found on their website. Nationwide Glenn Miller Birthplace Society Scholarship Competition $3,000 For high school seniors and college freshman who are interested in any field of applied music. Nationwide Global Citizen Scholarship Program Varies For high school students aged 13 or older who are "devoted to promoting global awareness." Nationwide HDDmag Scholarship $1,500 1500-2000 word essay on storage devices, how data is stored, backup solutions, etc. Contact organization before submitting essay. Nationwide HRSA Nursing Scholarship Varies Student must be enrolled or accepted as a full-time student in an accredited school of nursing. Nationwide Hampton Roads Law Firm Scholarship $500 Must be enrolled in law school or a declared pre-law major; 3.0 GPA; must attend college in the U.S. and be a legal U.S. resident. Must write an essay answering the following question: How our legal system could be improved or employed to make our society a better place. Nationwide Hawaiian Turfgrass Scholarship $500 Open to all U.S. students that can verify current standing as such. Must write a 600 word essay the future of grass industry in Hawaii. Nationwide Herff Jones Believe In You Scholarship & Principles Award $12,000 For high school seniors who demonstrate exemplary academic success, community service, and leadership skills. Nationwide Healthgrad $1,000 Merit-based scholarship awarded to any student that is currently enrolled in undergraduate, graduate or doctorate level programs. Must submit an original 800-1000 word essay on the following: If you could change one thing about our health care system, what would it be and why? Must have a minimum 3.2 GPA, a completed registration form with work history and activities. Nationwide Headline Tickets Scholarship $1,000 Must be a veteran or immediate family member of someone who has served in a branch of the U.S. Military and is enrolled or been accepted to an accredited college, university or technical school in the U.S. with a 2.5 GPA. Must write a 1,000-1,200 word essay on Patriotism or What it Means to be a Patriot. Nationwide Hispanic College Fund $5,000 Various scholarships offered, check out website to view all that are offered. Nationwide Hispanic Engineers National Achievement Awards Scholarship Program $10,000 Open to engineering, applied science, computer science, and math students. Nationwide Hispanic Scholarship Fund Varies Merit based scholarships available to assist Hispanic heritage students obtain a college degree. Available to high school seniors, undergraduate students (all years), community college students transferring to 4 year universities, and graduate students. Minimum 3.0 GPA for high school senior, minimum 2.5 GPA for college and graduate student, plan to enroll full-time in an accredited, not-for-profit 4-year university or graduate school. Must be a U.S. citizen, permanent legal resident, DACA or eligible non-citizen (as defined by FAFSA). Must have a completed FAFSA application. Nationwide Horatio Alger Association Scholarship Programs $2,500 For students who have strong commitment to pursuing and completing a bachelors degree at an accredited institution. Nationwide Ian James Wallace Scholarship Fund $1,500 Ian James Wallace loved life and positively impacted others with his humble, unassuming nature. This scholarship is for seniors who intend on pursuing a major in Arts and Humanities. Nationwide Iflexion Scholarship $1,000 Must be at least 18 years old, be enrolled full-time as a college senior, undergraduate or postgraduate student at an accredited college or university in the U.S., Canada, Australia, New Zealand or EU countries.Must submit an essay on "How mobile technology will change retail in 5 years." Nationwide Intel Science Talent Search Varies For high school seniors. Applicants must complete college entrance exams and individual research projects and provide a report on the research. Nationwide International Women in Media Scholarship $500 Scholarship aimed to increase awareness of women in journalism and the media, along with the challenges they face around the world. Open to high school seniors or one already enrolled in a college/university. Must be fluent in English. Applicants must create a Wikipedia-style biography page for a woman of their choice. Nationwide Jack Kent Cooke Foundation College Scholarship $40,000 For high school seniors intending to enroll in an accredited 4 year college. Support for students with significant financial need. Nationwide Jackie Beck Scholarship $150 Must be actively applying for or currently enrolled in an accredited 2 or 4 year undergraduate or graduate-level college degree program. Must write a 400 word essay answering this question: Why taking out student loans is risky. Nationwide Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship $24,000 Assistance to minority high school seniors that have a financial need and plan on attending a four year collegeor university. Nationwide Janice M. Scott Memorial Scholarship $2,500 Essay required explaining what student plans to study and how they will apply it to life after graduation. Nationwide Japanese American Community Scholarship $5,000 For high school seniors residing in Denver Metro area. American citizen or permanent registry of Japanese ancestry or whose parents are active in a Japanese American Association. Nationwide Journalism Education Association (JEA) Journalist of the Year Sister Rita Jeanne Scholarships $3,000 For students who are active in journalism and are planning on pursuing a journalism or mass communications career. Nationwide K9 Sport Sack Scholarship $500 Student must be planning on studying veterinary medicine at an accredited school or have been accepted into one or is seeking employment in the animal shelter profession. Must be a current high school or college student with a 3.0 GPA. Must write a 1,000 word essay on how animals help the human population. Nationwide Kaiser Permanente Diversity Scholarship Program $2,600 Scholarship offered to students who are pursuing a career in health care or public health. Nationwide Kettlebell Krusher Scholarship $1,000 Must have be accepted into an accredited college or university. Must write a 1,500 word essay detailing how kettlebell exercises compare to more common or typical exercises. Nationwide Kidguard for Education Scholarship $500-$1,000 Bringing awareness and inspired solutions on issues such as cyberbullying, online predators, teen suicide, and childhood depression. Must write an essay on one of 5 topics listed on the website. Available to high school students, grades 9-12. Nationwide LULAC National Scholarship Fund (LNSF) $2,000 LULAC Councils will award scholarships to qualified Hispanic students who are planning to enroll in an accredited college or university in the US. Nationwide Latin American Educational Foundation (LAEF) Scholarships $3,000 For a Colorado resident with Hispanic heritage and/or is actively involved in the Hispanic community. Nationwide Latinos In College: Scholarships for Latino Students Varies Website dedicated to listing scholarships for Hispanic/Latino students. Nationwide MACH25 Scholarship Website Varies General scholarship search site with no spam. Nationwide Maptive Scholarship $2,500 Applicants must be enrolled, or due to be enrolled, as a full-time student at an accredited college or university. Domestic, international, and undocumented students may apply. An interest in creative industries, technology or business is preferred but not required. Must write a 1,000-1,500 word essay answering several questions, one of which is: Why do you think it's important to present data creatively? Nationwide Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation Varies For the son or daughter or an active duty or reserve US Marine or US Navy Corpsman attached to a Marine unit. Nationwide Mark Bowden Hypnotherapy Scholarship $500 Must be 16 years of age or older and been accepted into or be currently enrolled in an accredited two or four-year college in the U.S. Must write a 1,000 word essay on the benefits of self-hypnosis. Nationwide Memory Foam $1,000 Available to high school seniors and college students attending an accredited secondary educational institution. Must have a minimum 3.0 GPA. Must create a short video discussing the challenges couples face when buying a mattress, among other questions. Nationwide Mensa-Scholarship Essay $1,000 Contestants need not be members of Mensa but must reside in an area with a local Mensa group. Nationwide Men's Wedding Bands Scholarship $500 Must be a student accepted into an accredited college or university. Must make a 2-3 minute video explaining why Mens Wedding bands are the best, along with a 500-600 word essay on the same. Nationwide MeritAid Scholarship Website Varies Website lists merit scholarships available throughout the university and college system. Nationwide Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund Scholarship List Varies This website has several scholarships listed for students regardless of immigration status. Nationwide Miss Colorado & Miss Colorado Teen Pageants Vaires Applicants accepted year round. Nationwide Moarmouz $2,000 Must be enrolled in an accredited school/university. Must write a 600 word essay on some questions relating to e-commerce, one of which is: Why is e-commerce good for the growth of business? Nationwide Modern Castles Scholarship $1,000 Open to U.S. citizen who is currently a high school senior planning on attending an accredited post-secondary institution in the U.S. with a 3.0 or higher GPA. Must create a 5 minute video answering several questions, one of which is: While you were growing up, what aspects of your home felt modern? Nationwide Moose Youth Awareness Scholarship $12,000 Several requirements for scholarship listed on the website. Nationwide Motor Era $500 Student must have a 3.5 GPA, must be currently enrolled in a U.S. accredited college, university or technical school or received an acceptance letter to begin classes in the fall of 2018. Student must be a journalism, marketing or business major to receive the scholarship. Must write a 1,000 word essay about the difference in repairing a domestic vehicle versus a foreign vehicle. Nationwide My Stock Market Basics $1,000 Available to new and current college students. Applicant must write a 500 word essay on one of the following topics: what you've learned about investing, why investing is important or the most important thing to remember when investing. Nationwide NACE Foundation Scholarships $7,550 Four scholarships offered for students pursuing an education in the fields of corrosion science, material science, and engineering. Nationwide NFIB Young Entrepreneur Foundation Varies High school seniors, based on demonstrated entrepreneurial spirit and initiative. Nationwide Naropa University Scholarships Varies Scholarships and financial aid website for scholarships listed by Naropa University. Nationwide National Active and Retired Federal Employees (NARFE) Scholarship Awards Program $1,000 High school seniors, who are dependents, grandchildren, or great-grandchildren of a current federal employee who is a member of NARFE. Nationwide National Association of Blacks in Criminal Justice (NABCJ) Thurgood Marshall Scholarship Award $2,000 Senior accepted to program of study in Criminal Justice. Nationwide National Association of Hispanic Journalists (NAHJ) Scholarships $5,000 Seniors who plan to major in print or broadcast journalism. Nationwide National Business Association (NBA) Scholarships $1,000 For high school seniors, college freshman, sophomores, and juniors, whose parents are NBA dues-paying members. Nationwide National Center for Women (NCWIT) Award for Aspirations in Computing Varies Award honoring high school women for their computing related achievements. Nationwide National Co-op Scholarship Program $6,000 For high school seniors or transfers accepted to a WACE partner school. Nationwide National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Varies Website provides description and requirements of scholarship. Nationwide National Council of Jewish Women (NCJW) Colorado Section $2,000 For Jewish women at least 16 years of age and Colorado residents. Nationwide National Debt Relief Scholarship $1,000 Five scholarships awarded to college students pursuing studies in STEM fields.Must provide a unique solution to the following issue using a video, essay or an info-graphic: Come up with a unique way to solve the $1+ trillion dollar student loan crisis. Nationwide National Federation of the Blind (NFB) Scholarship Program 3,000-12000 Must be legally blind in both eyes. Nationwide National Institutes of Health (NIH) Undergraduate Scholarship Program $20,000 Awards are for those committed to careers in biomedical, behavioral and social science health related research and who have financial need. Nationwide National Italian American Foundation Scholarship (NIAF) $12,000 Student of Italian American Descent OR plans to study Italian language, Italian studies, Italian American studies, or related fields. Must be a member of NJCL. Several scholarships are listed. Nationwide National Merit Scholarship Program Varies Steps to be taken for scholarship are listed on the website. Nationwide National Peace Essay Contest: Partnership of United States Institute of Peace (USIP) and American Foreign Service Association (AFSA) $2,500 Open to any student grades 9-12. Nationwide National Precast Concrete Scholarship $2,500 For seniors who intend to study a field related to building, construction, or precast concrete industry. Nationwide National Presbyterian College Scholarship $1,500 For an active member of the Presbyterian Church planning to enroll in a college/university affiliated with the Presbyterian Church. Nationwide National Restaurant Assoc. Educational Foundation (NRAEF) $3,000 Must enroll in a food service related program. Nationwide National Rifle Association (NRA) Civil Rights Defense Fund Essay Contest $1,000 Fund sponsors a youth essay contest celebrating the Second Amendment. Nationwide National Wild Turkey Federation $10,000 For seniors who support hunting conservation and actively participate in hunting sports. Nationwide National Young Arts Foundation Awards $10,000 For students ages 15-18. Nationwide Navy Wives Club of America Scholarships Varies Sons or daughters of enlisted members of the navy, marine corps, and coast guard on active duty, retired with pay, or deceased. Nationwide Nehora Law Firm Scholarship $500 Applicants must be pursuing an education in a law-related field. Must submit a 750 word essay on why you believe social justice and protecting the underprivileged are important societal goals. Nationwide Net Geek Pro $1,000 Open to US citizens or permanent residents currently enrolled in an accredited college or university, or if you will be a freshman or a returning sophomore or junior that's majoring in computer science, computer engineering, software engineering, computer information systems, or information technology. Must write a 500 word essay explaining how you want to use your area of study to impact the world. Nationwide Nogre $1,000 Two scholarships awarded every year, in the spring and fall. Must submit an 800-1000 word essay on why your graduate degree is important to you.Must be enrolled full or part-time in a graduate or doctoral program. Nationwide Northeastern Junior College Scholarships Varies Website lists scholarships offered through Northeastern Junior College. Nationwide OpenWater Scholarship $1,500 Must be a permanent resident of the U.S.who is enrolled or plans to enroll in a full-time undergraduate course of study towards a bachelor's degree or pursuing in the study of computer science, engineering or business administration. Must have a 3.3 GPA and a minimum 24 ACT or a minimum SAT score of 1680 (including writing section). Must submit an essay on "How do you envision your field of study fitting into the future?" Nationwide Opulent Jewelers $1,000 Must be enrolled in an accredited college or university in the U.S. Must write a 1,000 word essay answering questions such as: When considering businesses in an over-saturated market, what do you think are important methods of gaining and keeping customers? Nationwide Optimist International Essay Contest $2,500 High school student under the age of 18. Contact Club in area for further information. 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Must write a 1,000 word essay on several topics, one of which is: Do you believe that the topic of preparing for the future of family members is a concern for other students? Nationwide The Sleep Judge $1,500 Available to high school seniors or currently enrolled college students planning or currently pursuing a degree at an accredited U.S. post-secondary institution. Must have a 3.0 GPA and be a U.S. citizen. Must create a short video on the following: How has technology affected our sleep for better or worse? And assess the quality of your own sleep health and how it can be improved. Nationwide The Travel Office Local Adventures Scholarship $1,000 Awarded to an enrolled, or due to be enrolled, full-time student at an accredited college or university for the semester they are applying to receive the scholarship. Domestic, international or undocumented students may apply. Must write a 1,000-1,500 word essay on several questions, one of which is: Since starting your studies, how have you explored your new environment? Nationwide Thrifty Momma Ramblings Scholarship $500 Must be a high school graduate with a 3.0 GPA that's been accepted to an accredited college. Must write a 1,500 word essay answering a few questions, one of which is: What is the biggest and best bargain you've ever come across? Nationwide Trip Vacation Rental Community Scholarship $1,000 Winners chosen monthly. Applicants must be a U.S. citizen, be a junior or senior in high school, or current college student, have a 2.5 minimum GPA. Must write an 800 word blog about what makes your community great and how travel and vacation rentals positively impact your community. Nationwide Tuskegee Airmen Scholarships $1,500 Information posted on the website for this scholarship. Nationwide Tuck Sleep Varies Scholarships that are sleep specific, related to fields in public health. 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Nationwide VistaCom Scholarship $500 Applicants should have applied or been accepted to a technical school, university or college and have 3.0 GPA. Must submit a 1,500 word essay on how the digital age has affected their lives and how life would be different if they grew up in a different time. Nationwide Volt Excellence in Education Scholarship $400 Scholarship specifically for women. Applicants must have earned less than $30,000 during the previous calendar year, must have an active email address, be a full-time high school student or be enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program. Students attending technical institutions also qualify. Must be between 16-25 years old. Must write an essay on one of several topics, one of which is: describe your long- and short-term goals. Nationwide Wall Street Oasis $1,000 For high school seniors accepted into an accredited university or an undergraduate currently attending an accredited university. Must write an 800-1,200 word essay on how your community plays in your education. Also record an 8-10 minute video discussing your key points in your essay. Nationwide Wallet Hacks $1,000 Must be enrolled as a full-time student at a 2 or 4 year college or university for the Fall 2018 academic period. Must submit an essay of 1,000 words (not more than 2,000) answering the following questions: What does financial freedom mean to you? Why is it important? How will you achieve it? Nationwide Wal-Mart Foundation $3,000 Walmart associates and their dependents Nationwide Washington Crossing Foundation National Scholarship Awards $5,000 For seniors who are planning careers in government service. Nationwide Welcome Parenthood $1,000 High school, college or university graduate/undergraduate encouraged to apply. Must submit an 800-1,000 word essay or an HD graphical content of 3:30-5:00 minute on one of five topics listed on the website. 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Nationwide Zip Recruiter $3,000 Must write a 500-800 word essay that addresses the following: Describe a job you previously held or describe your ideal post-graduate job. Add the job title and primary responsibilities of the position, what steps a person must take to get the position? Must be 18 years of age or older, a legal resident of the U.S., and be enrolled in an accredited high school, college or university in the U.S.