The Lawrence G. Smith Writing Contest is sponsored by Become One VOICE, Inc. Since founded, the platform has encouraged youth and young adults to use their passion and talents for a good cause. Essentially, their mission is to help students make a difference in the local and global community.
Showcase your writing skills in a 500-1,000 word essay
This scholarship is open to high school and college students
Elastic Band Co. is committed to furthering the preparation of minority students and students with disabilities in the field of fashion and/or entrepreneurship. Through this scholarship underrepresented individuals have the opportunity to access higher education.
Provide the following to apply:
Two letters of recommendation
A personal statement (500 words max.), which should include:
To qualify, you must:
Be a United States citizen or legal resident living in the United States
Have been accepted or attending a two-year associate’s or four-year bachelor’s degree program
Be a member of a minority group that is underrepresented, entrepreneurship, and/or has a documented disability
Plan to pursue careers in fashion and/or entrepreneurship
Students who are puzzle writers and pursuing a higher education can use this scholarship to pay for their college expense. As an expert in puzzle writing, Mission Street Puzzles wants to encourage more students to showcase their talent.
For a chance to win – Follow some instructions to write a puzzle and solution walkthrough
To qualify you must:
Be enrolled in an accredited four-year college or university in the U.S. or Canada for the 2020-2021 school year
Deadline: May 18th, 2020 | Scholarship Value: $2,000
The Nate Slack Scholarship was launched by HF healthcare to honor the memory and giving spirit of Nate Slack. Through this opportunity, the organization hopes to raise awareness about hemophilia and related bleeding disorder.
Submit the following to apply:
Completely filled out application form
A 500 word essay about your experience with hemophilia or a related bleeding disorder, involvement in the bleeding disorder community and educational goals
Have hemophilia or Von Willebrand, or a parent/sibling who has it
Be accepted to attend a two or four year college or trade school
Be a U.S. resident
Deadline: May 15th, 2020| Scholarship Value: $1,000
Founded in 1999, Sebring (located in Chicago) offers a wide range of home services. Their clients can choose anything from kitchen to basement services. As a top notch business, Sebring values the importance of collaborative relationships and supporting the community.
Record a 1-2 minute video describing what you plan to do with your degree
Submit a filled out online application form
Deadline: April 26th, 2020 | Scholarship Value: $500