Whitman College offers an expense-paid campus visit to approximately 85 qualified and selected students each year. If you know of students who might benefit from an expense-paid visit to Whitman, we would like you to recommend them to us. The Visit Scholarship Application is available online. After reviewing some basic academic information about the students, we will select the most competitive candidates. This year, we will offer a visit over November 5th-7th. Complete information on application deadlines and program dates can be found on our website.
Through the Davidson Trust, the college meets 100% of calculated financial need through grants and student employment.Davidson does not include student loans in our financial aid packages. The college continues its commitment to our need-blind admission practice for U.S. Citizens and Permanent Residents. We invite your nominations for two of our merit scholarships:
- The Bryan Scholarship for your top student athletes – nominations due September 20th.
- The Belk Scholarship for your most outstanding students – nominations due November 7th.
Wesleyan University Hamilton Prize for Creativity. This is a four-year full-tuition scholarship worth more than $200,000 in total. Completed applications must be received on or before 1/1/2018. To apply, go to wesleyan.edu/hamiltonprize.
Danforth Scholars Program at Washington University in St. Louis. Each school may nominate one outstanding student for this prestigious award. Deadline is 11/15/2017. admissions.wustl.edu
Raise.me is a social enterprise focused on expanding access to higher education, especially among low income and first generation students. Rather than waiting until the end of high school to earn scholarships, which is often too late to impact a student’s college ambitions or choices, Raise.me enables students to earn scholarships throughout high school, starting as early as 9th grade, for doing all the things that best prepare them to succeed, whether that’s getting good grades, volunteering in the community or joining an extracurricular.
University of Idaho
Information on student financial aid services, including scholarships, is available at www.uidaho.edu/financial-aid
Northwest Nazarene University: With NNU admission, guaranteed $4,000 if you graduate with a 3.0 GPA. This scholarship is an addition to any academic or activity scholarship that may be awarded. Information can be found at www.nnu.edu/scholarship.
Scholastic Art and Writing Awards: For information about these awards, visit www.artandwriting.org.
The Idaho Community Foundation manages over 70 different scholarship funds – each customized according to the desires of the fund creator. Each has its own eligibility criteria, application requirements, and review process. Many have their own applications, deadlines, and eligibility requirements. http://www.idcomfdn.org/Scholarships.
National Honor Society (NHS) members have access to a new scholarship search tool. It’s exclusively tailored to make searching for scholarships by NHS members more efficient and productive. NHS Scholar Dollars offers filtered results based on thefour pillars of NHS: scholarship, service, leadership, and character. It’s accessible through the NHS website. Members can visit www.nhs.us/scholardollars and enter the pillars most aligned to their accomplishments. This will present them with more focused options to pursue in seeking scholarship support.
StudentScholarships.org has several scholarships of interest for graduating seniors. More information can be found at www.studentscholarships.org/newsletter.php
University of North Carolina Charlotte Levine Scholars Program takes the brightest, most capable students and gives them the tools, resources, and environment they need to make a difference in the world. This is a four-year, full tuition + room as well as a grant to implement a service project of the Scholar’s own design. For more information, go to www.levinescholars.uncc.edu.
The State of Idaho. The state of Idaho offers several scholarships to graduating seniors who plan to study at a public or private college or university in Idaho. For more information on criteria and due dates, go to https://boardofed.idaho.gov/scholarship/scholarship_jump.asp.
University of Montana Rise.me Micro-scholarships: The University has partnered with Rise.me to allow students to earn scholarships to the University of Montana earlier in high school and help them see how they can be a competitive candidate at UM. When UM awards student scholarships on Rise.me, we are guaranteeing these scholarships will be included in their financial aid package after they are admitted. Read more about the program here.
ESET is proud to support women in STEM-related fields and promote equality in every aspect of the human professional experience. We believe that diversity and equality will only serve to advance cybersecurity and cyber-adjacent industries. Click here for more information.
REQUIREMENTS, DETAILS AND HOW TO APPLY
ESET will award a $5,000 scholarship to a female who is pursuing a college-level degree and aspires to have a career in cybersecurity.
As part of our promise to encourage responsible borrowing and help students maximize free money to help pay for college, we are happy to announce our 2017 $2,500 Discover® Student Loans Scholarship Award that will give away a total of $100,000 in scholarships to 40 individuals. New this year, both students and parents of eligible students can register.
Now through December 31, 2017, eligible students and parents can enter to win one of the $2,500 scholarships by signing up to receive helpful tips on planning and paying for college at CollegeCovered.com/Assist. Students and parents can earn up to three additional entries into the Discover Student Loans scholarship sweepstakes when they share the sweepstakes via Facebook, Twitter and/or email and their friend enters via the link in their share.
Winners will be randomly drawn on:
- June 8, 2017
- September 6, 2017
- January 8, 2018
No purchase or student loan is necessary for students to enter or win. For the official scholarship rules, visit Scholarship.collegecovered.com/do/rules.