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Kaylie McCormick

March 14, 2019

Drivers Ed Hub

Amount: $2,000
Description: Submit a cover letter telling us how you’ve contributed to your campus or community through extracurricular activities or volunteer work. Also include an unofficial transcript and two written academic references.
Eligibility: All American and Canadian college students are welcome to apply.
Deadline: April 30, 2019
Online: https://driversedhub.com/scholarship/

National Bio-Care Scholarship

Amount: $500
Description: Submit a 500- to 750-word essay in which you discuss the importance of proper disposal of medical waste. Be sure to provide a definition of medical waste, examples of waste materials, how to dispose of them, and potential consequences of improper disposal.
Eligibility: All current college students who are planning to enter the medical field are welcome to apply.
Deadline: June 1, 2019
Online: https://nationalbiocare.com/scholarship.php

Scooters ‘n Chairs Scholarships

Amount: $1,000
Description: Submit a 2,000-word essay based on an experience over the past semester that required your use of strength and perseverance to overcome.
Eligibility: All current college students are welcome to apply.
Deadline: June 1, 2019
Online: https://www.scootersnchairs.com/pages/2019-student-scholarship?msID=edecf0cc-6d1b-41e4-889a-325f088d815e

LoanMart Financial Literacy Scholarship

Amount: $2,000
Description: Submit a 750-word essay in which you discuss an educational tool or resource for a new community event or class to help promote financial literacy using technology. Pitch the idea as if you were looking for funding, time, and space for the class.
Eligibility: All current undergraduate students who are pursuing technical or financial degrees such as finance, accounting, computer engineering, human resources, management, etc. are welcome to apply.
Deadline: June 14, 2019
Online: https://www.800loanmart.com/scholarships/

Think Einstein HR Knowledge Scholarship

Amount: $500
Description: Submit a persuasive essay describing why you deserve to be awarded the scholarship.
Eligibility: All current undergraduate students with a GPA of 3.0 or higher are welcome to apply.
Deadline: June 15, 2019
Online: https://www.einsteinhr.com/think-einstein-hr-knowledge-scholarship/?msID=c208e499-aec1-4bb6-9a5e-ac0a64c4fc7d

McQuaid and Douglas Scholarship

Amount: $1,250
Description: Submit a video answering the question: “Will Autonomous Driving Vehicles Improve Safety or Lead to More Accidents and Injuries?”
Eligibility: Any current college student over 18 and in good academic standing is welcome to apply.
Deadline: June 29, 2019
Online: https://www.727injury.com/video-essay-scholarship/

Community Volunteer Scholarship

Amount: $1500
Description: Submit an application including one reference to verify your volunteering as well as answer the questions fully listed o the website.
Eligibility: All current, full-time college students are welcome to apply.
Deadline: June 30, 2019
Online: https://dealhack.com/scholarship

Community Superhero Scholarship

Amount: $1500
Description: Submit a 500- to 1,000-word essay on the following topic: How are you a superhero in your community.
Eligibility: All current undergraduate students with a GPA of 3.0 or higher are welcome to apply.
Deadline: June 30, 2019
Online: https://dmillerlaw.com/community-superhero-scholarship/?msID=e0cfb74d-4ac5-4c52-811f-232a97900bcc

Dogs Database Scholarship

Amount: $1,000
Description: Submit a 1,500- to 2000-word essay that must be related to dogs or dog related things like health, diet, grooming, and especially breeds of the dogs.
Eligibility: All current and incoming college students are welcome to apply.
Deadline: June 30, 2019
Online: https://dogsdb.com/scholarships/

Friedman & Simon Scholarship

Amount: $1,500
Description: Submit an online application, school transcripts, and 500- to 1,000-word essay on one of the following topics: 1) How will your studies contribute to your future career aspirations? 2) What do you most hope to accomplish during your college studies? 3) How did your experiences or accomplishments during high school prepare you for success in college?
Eligibility: All current college students who have a minimum GPA of 3.0 are welcome to apply.
Deadline: June 30, 2019
Online: https://www.friedmansimon.com/2019-academic-scholarship/