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Scholarship Title: A Place for Mom Senior Wisdom Scholarship

Number Available : 5
Amount: $ 2,000
Application Deadline: 2019-05-01 | Award Year: 2019
Class: Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior, Graduate Student | Need/Merit: Need, Merit | Enrollment: Full Time
FAFSA needed: No | Renewable: No
Residency: citizen or permanent resident of the US or Canada.
Eligibility: enrolled in a certificate, associate’s degree, bachelor’s degree or graduate level program in a medical, nursing, social sciences or other related major which will prepare the student for a career in working with seniors. The student must be planning on pursuing a career that involves working with senior citizens. The Applicant must also be attending classes at an accredited college or university at the time of application. Employees of A Place for Mom and members of their immediate family (spouse, parent, child, sibling and their respective spouses, regardless of where they reside) and persons living in the same household, whether or not related, of such employees, are not eligible to apply.

Description: A Place for Mom is proud to offer scholarships to university students interested in the fields of aging and gerontology. As North America’s largest senior living referral service, we know the importance of supporting the training and education of our future senior care leaders. Scholarships will be awarded to a citizen or a Permanent Resident of the United States or Canada (excluding Quebec) who is enrolled and currently taking classes at an accredited college or university in the United States or Canada (excluding Quebec), and will grant selected applicants a $2,000 financial donation for their compelling submissions on life lessons from a senior.

How to Apply: Email, Other (See Application Instructions below), Online Application (see field below)
Application Instructions: Complete the student information form. Send an email to scholarship@aplaceformom.com with the following: Your completed 400 to 700 word essay OR a two to three minute video. If your video is larger than 20MB please add the video to either YouTube or Vimeo and send that link. Please note that our email system will not accept .zip files. A signed copy of the Scholarship Award Agreement. The easiest way to do this is to print the PDF file, fill it out and scan it back into your computer so that you can include it in your application packet. Alternately, you can print it, fill it out and then take a clear picture of it and email that file along with your application packet. Submissions should have the student’s name as the title/file name and all emails should include the student’s name in the subject line.

Organization:
Angel Ridout - A Place for Mom

701 5th Ave., Suite 3200
Seattle , Washington 98104
scholarship@aplaceformom.com
866-333-7935

Scholarship Title: Groove Life Scholarship

Number Available : 2
Amount: $ 5,000 | Amount Detail: $3000, $2000
Application Deadline: 2019-07-01 | Award Year: 2019
Class: Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior | Need/Merit: Merit | Enrollment: Full Time
FAFSA needed: No | Renewable: No
Eligibility: Open to students in the US who are studying in business, entrepreneurship or graphic design related fields. Must currently be attending an accredited college or university within the United States. All applicants must be US citizens or permanent residents and must be currently enrolled in a 2 or 4-year college as a full time student.

Description: As an entrepreneur and business professional, Groove Life founder and CEO, Peter Goodwin, appreciates those who strive to learn and grow in order to effect positive change in the world around us. Groove understands that education, the willingness to learn, and determination can catapult someone to their next great adventure in life, which is why they offer this scholarship.

How to Apply: Other (See Application Instructions below), Online Application (see field below)
Application Instructions: Submit an email to: scholarships@groovelife.co with either a 500-1000 word typed essay or a video about your greatest adventure: past, present or future. Please also send a cover letter. Include the following: Full Name Address Email Phone Number College or University you're attending Class Status Expected Graduation Date. We will publish the name of winner and academic school on the Groove Life website.

Organization:
Ahbra Northcutt

1220 School Street #25
Spring Hill, Tennessee 37174
scholarships@groovelife.co
888-981-5550

Scholarship Title: The Beliz Law Firm Scholarship

Number Available : 1
Amount: $ 500
Application Deadline: 2019-12-03 | Award Year: 2019
Class: Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior, Graduate Student | Need/Merit: Merit | Enrollment: Full Time, Part Time
FAFSA needed: No | Renewable: No
Eligibility: High school seniors accepted to a university, college, or trade school, or students currently enrolled in a university, college, or trade school (or enrolled to begin by the Spring semester of 2019).

Description: As a personal injury law firm, we are extremely interested in promoting safety for all people who use California’s roadways. Distracted driving has become a growing issue with drivers not only in Long Beach but all around the nation. In fact, in 2016 NHSTA traffic data revealed that an estimated 3,450 people were killed due to distracted driving behind the wheel. With your help, we want to bring attention to this serious issue. The Beliz Law Firm is offering a scholarship that will raise awareness about distracted driving and helps students achieve their goals. We want students to submit an original video with 3 important distracted driving safety tips.

How to Apply: Email, Other (See Application Instructions below)
Application Instructions: o enter, here’s what you have to do: Create your video. Make sure it is no more than 3 minutes long. Video essay may use a technical or narrative style, including but not limited to documentary, fiction, live action or animation. Profane or sexually explicit submissions will not be considered. Upload your video and titl it Beliz Scholarship – Safety Tips for Cyclists Send the following to mbeliz@belizlaw.com: A link to the video (uploaded on YouTube, Vimeo, or similar) Your name, mailing address, and phone number The school you will be enrolling in or are enrolled in Your area of study

Organization:
Wyatt Denton

3777 Long Beach Blvd #510
Long Beach, California 90807
wdenton@jurisdigital.com
602-710-4965

Scholarship Title: Zumper Apartments Scholarship

Number Available : 1
Amount: $ 1,000
Application Deadline: 2019-04-01 | Award Year: 2019
Class: Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior, Graduate Student | Need/Merit: Need, Merit | Enrollment: Full Time
FAFSA needed: No | Renewable: No
Residency: United States
Eligibility: Any legal U.S. resident in high school or college who will be attending an accredited university or college in 2018 - 2019 is eligible to apply.

Description: Hey there! We're Zumper, a national home and apartment rental search site. We believe that finding an apartment to rent shouldn't be complicated, so we're out to change the game. We know students have bigger things to worry about than finding and renting an apartment, so we’ve built the first apartment search platform that not only helps you find the perfect place, but also apply for it on the spot. Scholarship details We get it, college is expensive. Here at Zumper, we want to help you out with a $1,000 scholarship to put toward tuition, books, or whatever else you need to get you through school. We're looking for outstanding students who have helped their classmates or community in a tremendous way. Maybe you started a club that raised $10,000 for charity, or championed recycling and sustainable practices across campus. Whatever it is, we’d love to hear about it!

How to Apply: Other (See Application Instructions below), Online Application (see field below)
Application Instructions: o apply, please submit a short piece of 500 words in writing, that includes the following: 1. How you've impacted your fellow student body or community. 2. Housing advice for students at your school: What’s one piece of advice you would give first-time student renters? Recipients will be selected based on the overall strength of their application materials. Application link: Please submit through our Scholarship Application Form. Contact Information Julie Aielllo julie.aiello@zumper.com

Organization:
Julie Aiello

49 Geary Street
San Francisco, California 94108
julie.aiello@zumper.com

Scholarship Title: CardGuru Scholarship

Number Available : 1
Amount: $ 1,000
Application Deadline: 2019-06-15 | Award Year: 2019
Class: Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior | Need/Merit: Merit | Enrollment: Full Time, Part Time
FAFSA needed: No | Renewable: No
Eligibility: Any student enrolled in an accredited college or university within the United States may apply.

Description: At CardGuru, we value formal education as well as financial education. We believe strongly that education is a ticket to success. In the spirit of this philosophy, we are pleased to announce the CardGuru Scholarship program. We will award one student with $1,000 toward their college/university education!

How to Apply: Other (See Application Instructions below), Online Application (see field below)
Application Instructions: Complete the form on https://cardguru.com/learn/scholarship/ Write an essay of at least 500 words on how you plan to build and maintain good credit without getting strapped down by debt. Post your essay online. You can do this through your personal blog or a student blog on your college/university website. Your essay must link to three reputable sites that explain your reasoning. At least one link should be to CardGuru. Use our Education Center as a starting point if needed.

Organization:
CardGuru


scholarship@cardguru.com

Scholarship Title: Conquering Adversity Scholarship

Number Available : 1
Amount: $ 500
Application Deadline: 2019-10-31 | Award Year: 2019
Class: Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior, Graduate Student | Need/Merit: Merit | Enrollment: Full Time, Part Time
FAFSA needed: No | minimum GPA: 3.00 | Renewable: No
Residency: United States
Eligibility: Available to individuals currently enrolled in a course of study at any duly accredited community or junior college, undergraduate or graduate degree program anywhere in the United States. Also eligible are high school graduates or GED holders who are about to embark on college-level studies. Strong candidates for this award will be able to demonstrate their dedication to serving the communities in which they live while steadfastly standing firm in the face of hardship, whether personal, financial, legal or societal in nature. Potential recipients of the scholarship must show proof of good academic standing from their current educational institution, as evidenced by a minimum cumulative grade point average of at least 3.0.

Description: The Alabama attorneys of Polson & Polson, P.C. have built their careers on the principle that everyone in our society deserves an equal opportunity to battle back against seemingly insurmountable obstacles, conquer adversity, and build a brighter future not just for themselves, but also for the world around them.0 Strong candidates for this award will be able to demonstrate their dedication to serving the communities in which they live while steadfastly standing firm in the face of hardship, whether personal, financial, legal or societal in nature.

How to Apply: Email, Send Resume, Other (See Application Instructions below)
Application Instructions: In addition to supplying a completed application cover sheet, candidates must submit: A current resume, updated contact information including email and phone number, and statement of student status/program level An original essay of approximately 750 words (12-point, Times New Roman font preferred) which articulates a circumstance or time-period which presented hardship and explains how those challenges were conquered and were prevented from deterring the applicant’s drive to further the greater good An updated transcript (unofficial transcripts acceptable) from the applicant’s current institution; college freshmen may substitute an unofficial transcript from the most recent school attended, along with any available unofficial transcripts from their current institution of higher education Important Application Details and Deadline Information To receive full consideration for the Polson & Polson, P.C. Conquering Adversity Scholarship 2019, applicants are required to submit all application documents, including cover sheet, transcript information, resume and personal essay via email to info@alabamaduidefense.com by the official deadline of October 31, 2019. Scholarship application emails must include a subject line formatted as follows: APPLICANT’S NAME – POLSON & POLSON, P.C. SCHOLARSHIP. The personal essay, cover sheet resume and transcripts should also be contained in the message as separate and distinct attachments.

Organization:
Polson & Polson, P.C.
2824 Central Ave #150
Birmingham, Alabama 35209
info@alabamaduidefense.com
202-838-0105

Scholarship Title: Right to Privacy Scholarship

Number Available : 1
Amount: $ 1,000
Application Deadline: 2019-08-31 | Award Year: 2019
Class: Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior, Graduate Student | Need/Merit: Merit | Enrollment: Full Time, Part Time
FAFSA needed: No | minimum GPA: 3.00 | Renewable: No
Residency: United States
Eligibility: To qualify for the Leifert & Leifert Right to Privacy Scholarship, applicants must meet the following eligibility criteria: You must be enrolled in at a duly accredited institution, including junior college, community college, undergraduate program, or graduate program anywhere in the United States You must have solid academic standing with a minimum 3.0 GPA or above High school graduates or GED holders about to start their college career are eligible to apply

Description: The Leifert & Leifert Right to Privacy Scholarship will award $1,000 to the candidate who can best discuss whether or not those who have been arrested have a greater right to privacy versus the public’s right to know and view all of details surrounding their arrest. More specifically, does mug shot publication and general access to the public outweigh any potential violations of invasion of privacy interests of individuals who have been arrested?

How to Apply: Email, Send Resume, Other (See Application Instructions below)
Application Instructions: In order to submit an application for the scholarship, interested candidates should provide the following: Pertinent contact information, updated resume, and current status as a student. A 750-word original essay which describes what rights the public should have to view information, specifically mugshots, on defendants and what protections should defendants have so their information is not necessarily public. The student must then describe any solutions to problems identified in the essay. An up-to-date transcript from the applicant’s current institution. Unofficial transcripts are acceptable. (NOTE: High school graduates, GED holders, and first-year students are allowed to submit an unofficial transcript from their most recent institution attended along with relevant documentation from their current school.) Application Information In order to be considered for this year’s scholarship, please send all necessary documentation (essay, transcripts, and resume) via email to info@leifertlaw.com by the official program deadline of August 31, 2019. Emails applying for the scholarship are required to have the following as their subject line: NAME OF APPLICANT – LEIFERT & LEIFERT RIGHT TO PRIVACY SCHOLARSHIP. The applicant’s personal essay, transcripts, and resume should also be attached to their email as distinct and separate attachments.

Organization:
Leifert & Leifert

507 SE 11th Ct, #500
Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33316
info@leifertlaw.com
202-838-0105

Scholarship Title: Goldstein and Bashner Combating Campus Issues Scholarship

Number Available : 1
Amount: $ 1,000
Application Deadline: 2019-08-31 | Award Year: 2019
Class: Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior, Graduate Student | Need/Merit: Merit | Enrollment: Full Time, Part Time
FAFSA needed: No | minimum GPA: 3.00 | Renewable: No
Residency: United States
Eligibility: students currently enrolled in a community college, junior college, undergrad or graduate institution located anywhere in the United States. High school graduates on the verge of beginning their college studies as well as existing GED holders will also be given consideration for the award.

Description: Goldstein and Bashner are excited to announce their annual 2019 Goldstein and Bashner Combating Campus Issues Scholarship. A deserving student will be awarded $1,000 who can articulate a clear vision about how he or she will work to advance advocacy initiatives and solutions for on-campus problems.

How to Apply: Email, Send Resume, Other (See Application Instructions below)
Application Instructions: The strongest candidates for this scholarship are those best able to skillfully articulate their personal understanding of the problems described above on college campuses. As part of the application process, these individuals will also be asked to describe the ways in which they can work to expand awareness, foster solutions that focus on education and prevention and encourage victims to come forward and demand the justice they deserve. Those interested in receiving the scholarship are asked to submit proof of good academic standing from their current educational institution. For the purposes of the Goldstein and Bashner Scholarship, this is evidenced by no less than a 3.0 cumulative GPA on an overall scale of 4.0. Candidates are also asked to provide: A current resume that includes updated contact information as well as a statement of present educational level or student status Most recent academic transcript from his or her current institution (unofficial formats are acceptable); freshmen will be permitted to use unofficial documents from the most recent school attended together with any materials obtainable from their present school An original essay of no less than 500 words in which the student explains how he or she will raise public awareness about combatting issues they have experienced on campus and how he or she would create an environment in which survivors feel emboldened and justified in telling their personal stories Application Deadline and Additional Details To receive a full and fair review of their scholarship application, candidates must submit all of the above requested documents, including their transcripts, original essay, up-to-date resume and cover sheet via email message to help.eglaw@gmail.com on or before the formal deadline of August 31, 2019. Applicants are asked to send all required documents as separate and discrete attachments to a single email that bears a subject line formatted as follows: APPLICANT’S NAME – GOLDSTEIN and BASHNER SCHOLARSHIP.

Organization:
Goldstein and Bashner

1778 Hempstead Turnpike
East Meadow, New York 11554
help.eglaw@gmail.com
202-838-0105

Scholarship Title: The Educating Our Youth Scholarship

Number Available : 1
Amount: $ 500
Application Deadline: 2020-01-31 | Award Year: 2020
Class: Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior, Graduate Student | Need/Merit: Merit | Enrollment: Full Time, Part Time
FAFSA needed: No | minimum GPA: 3.00 | Renewable: No
Residency: United States
Eligibility: he scholarship program is available to undergraduate, graduate, and law school students as well as incoming college freshmen enrolled in an accredited institution in the United States. The candidate must be in good academic standing with at least a 3.0 minimum cumulative GPA.

Description: Virginia criminal defense lawyer, Mary Nerino, cares about today’s youth. Before her career as a criminal defense lawyer, Ms. Nerino spent time as a teacher in a Washington D.C. public school and continues to believe in the importance of education. Children today face challenges that may not have existed just a few years ago, which shouldn’t prevent them from receiving an education. The Educating Our Youth Scholarship will be awarded to one student who thoughtfully describes the importance of education and explains steps that can be taken to ensure that every child has access to education. Ms. Nerino believes that educating and empowering today’s youth is an important cause because of the impact an education can have on a child. Whether you want to pursue a career in education or just feel strongly about this matter, we encourage you to apply for this scholarship and share your thoughts on educational recognition. The winner will be awarded a $500 scholarship to help them accomplish their educational pursuits.

How to Apply: Email, Send Resume, Other (See Application Instructions below)
Application Instructions: To apply for this scholarship, please submit: A current resume An academic transcript A 1,000-word essay describing the importance of educating and empowering today’s youth. If you are interested in applying for this scholarship, you must submit your completed application on or before January 31, 2020. All material must be submitted to info@myvacriminallawyer.com.

Organization:
Mary Nerino
10605 Judicial Drive, Suite A1 223-A
Fairfax, Virginia 22030
info@myvacriminallawyer.com
202-838-0105

Scholarship Title: Nicholas Braswell Strong Roots Scholarship

Number Available : 1
Amount: $ 500
Application Deadline: 2019-08-31 | Award Year: 2019
Class: Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior, Graduate Student | Need/Merit: Merit | Enrollment: Full Time, Part Time
FAFSA needed: No | minimum GPA: 3.00 | Renewable: No
Residency: United States
Eligibility: All eligible candidates must be in good academic standing with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above. This scholarship is offered to any student currently enrolled in an accredited community college, undergraduate, or graduate program.

Description: Criminal Defense attorney Nicholas Braswell has devoted his career to serving and defending the citizens of the Richmond area, and has developed a strong connection with the people and places of eastern Virginia. Nicholas Braswell is proud to sponsor the Strong Roots Scholarship and Essay Contest as a way to promote discussion about the meaning of community in the digital age and as a way to sponsor educational opportunities for individuals who are dedicated to building strong communities where passions and careers can take root. This essay contest and the associated $500 scholarship is open to individuals throughout the country who are enrolled in any accredited post-secondary institution during 2019-2020 school year.

How to Apply: Email, Send Resume, Other (See Application Instructions below)
Application Instructions: In order for a submission to be considered “complete,” all candidates must submit the following: An updated resumé that includes academic, professional, and volunteer experiences with a focus on community building. Candidates can feel free to highlight relevant coursework or experiences that might not be included in a typical resumé. This document must, however, be limited to actual experiences (that is, “interests” do not count as experiences). A 500-word essay that answers the following question: How is the meaning of the word “community” changing in today’s world, and what does that mean for people who wish to build strong, healthy communities? A current official academic transcript demonstrating that the candidate’s cumulative grade point average is 3.0 or greater. (Note: applicants who cannot provide an official transcript from their current institution may submit both an unofficial transcript from their current institution, as well as an official transcript from their last school.) This cover sheet (link opens in PDF). Candidates must submit their FULL application (including the essay, resumé, and official transcript) by U.S. mail, email, or fax. The official deadline for this scholarship essay contest is August 31, 2019. All candidates should address their fax or mail submissions to scholarships@virginiacriminallawyernow.com.

Organization:
Nicholas Braswell

4124 E Parham Rd #250
Richmond, Virginia 23228
scholarships@virginiacriminallawyernow.com
202-838-0105

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