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Private Scholarships

Based on Major
Betty Schmidt Scholarship Fund


Scholarship for Accounting majors who are Idaho State residents.


Deadline:
April 15, 2014 Online Application

Lemhi County Cattlewomen


This scholarship was created for Students who have completed one year of college in Agricultural-related field.


Deadline:
July 15, 2013 Online Application

SEMA Memorial Scholarship Fund


The SEMA Memorial Scholarship Fund is dedicated to fostering the next generation of industry leaders and innovators. This program is dedicated to students entering the automotive industry. Awards range from $2,000 - $3,000, with $5,000 going to the top student.


Deadline:
March 28,2014 Online Application

SEMA Loan Forgiveness Program


This program is dedicated to aiding recent graduates in getting off to a successful start in their automotive aftermarket career. They offer $2,000 awards toward outstanding student loans for individuals who are employed by SEMA-member companies.


Deadline:
March 28, 2104 Online Application

HBPE Young Entrepreneur Scholarship


Hayes Barnard, CEO of Paramount Equity, built Paramount Equity with his two best friends and a small army of selfless people who were committed to helping families save money on the biggest expenses in their lives. The HBPE Young Entrepreneur Scholarship gives future entrepreneurs the opportunity to develop their ideas through higher education and help make a difference in the world. (see PDF application for details)


Deadline:
See Application Coming Soon!

CEO of Tomorrow Scholarship


The CEO of Tomorrow Scholarship is directed to students interested in business leadership and/or entrepreneurship. The following submissions are required to be considered for the scholarship: (1) A short online survey and (2) a 500-1000 word essay on “the CEO of tomorrow”


Deadline:
June 1, 2014 Online Application

Vacation Roost Marketing Scholarship


The Interactive Marketing Scholarship is designed to encourage and promote creative marketing in relation to online business. A scholarship of $2,500 is awarded twice per year, once in August and January.


Deadline:
June 15, 2013 Online Application

Society of Women Engineers (Letter)


This scholarship was designed to ease the shortage of engineers and is or students in preparation for careers in engineering in Washington, Oregon, and Idaho. Applicants must have completed at least one year of full time equivalent engineering credits at an ABET accredited school


Deadline:
February 13, 2014 PDF Application

JustHomeMedical.com Health Care Leaders Scholarship


Available to undergraduate or graduate students pursuing a career in health care. Applicants must make a 3-minute or less video answering the question “What are your long and short term goals as a future health care professional?” to apply.


Deadline:
December 31, 2013 Online Application

Thermo Scientific Pierce Scholarship


This scholarship was created to help provide educational opportunities for the future generation of scientists.


Deadline:
December 31, 2013 Online Application

AfterCollege Scholarships


Submit a resume and complete a profile on Aftercollege.com. You can apply for as many scholarships that you meet requirements for. This site offers access to internship opportunities, future employers, and job openings suited to you and your skills.


Deadline:
December 31, 2013 Online Application

Employee Ownership in America: A Scholarship Opportunity from SES Advisors


In 500 words or less, submit an answer to the specified essay prompt. The scholarship is open to all majors, but is aimed at those pursuing a career in finance, accounting, employee benefits, or law.


Deadline:
May 16, 2014 Online Application

Corcentric Accounting Software Scholarship


This scholarship is open to all majors, but aimed at those interested in careers in Accounting or Finance. Applicants must submit and essay answering the specific writing prompt. Visit their site for more details and requirements.


Deadline:
May 23, 2014 Online Application

Idaho Irrigation Equipment Association Scholarship


This scholarship is awarded to students interested in the irrigation industry. Specified majors are included in application description. Applicants must complete the application, answer an essay question, and include a transcript (may be unofficial) from their most current school.


Deadline:
February 24, 2014 Online Application



Based on Need
Sixt rent a car Scholarship

Only the first 500 applicants are accepted and are selected on academic record, leadership in school and the community, honors, work experience, goals and aspirations, unusual circumstances, and an outside appraisal. See application for all requirements.


Deadline:
March 13, 2014 Online Application

Adeline Neilson Scholarship

Scholarship program available to students pursuing graduate or undergraduate degrees. Awards are determined by financial need, record of good personal conduct, distinguishing qualities, and goals.


Deadline:
April 20, 2013 Email ansfnd@gmail.com by April 13, 2013

Jacobsen Scholarship Fund

Scholarship program available to students pursuing graduate or undergraduate degrees. Awards are determined by financial need, record of good personal conduct, distinguishing qualities, and goals.


Deadline:
Winter 2013 Semester - October 15, 2013;

Fall 2014 Semester - June 1, 2014

Click here for more information



Essay Scholarship
B. Davis Scholarship

Student Award Search Aid is offering an annual scholarship to help students who visit their site. This is not an academic scholarship and applicants are required to submit an essay of less than 1000 words on the specified topic.


Deadline:
May 26, 2014 Online Application

Your Favorite Car Scholarship

Scholarship offered through New Car Sell Off for students in an accredited post-secondary institution or planning to enroll in any program that is two years in length or more. Must be a resident of Canada or U.S. and submit essay and application online.


Deadline:
April 30, 2014 Online Application

Global Lift Equipment Scholarship

To be considered for this scholarship a student must be currently attending or planning on attending a post-secondary institution in Canada or the U.S. by September 2013 or 2014. This scholarship requires a short story, minimum GPA of 2.5, and residency in Canada or U.S.


Deadline:
June 15, 2014 Online Application

Carrington Dental Centre Scholarship Application

Applicants must be a High School Senior, College/University Freshman, or College/University Sophomore as of Oct. 30th, 2013. Students must submit the answer to an essay question provided, have a parent/guardian submit a recommendation letter, be a resident of Canada or the U.S., and be enrolled in a post-secondary school no later than Fall of 2014. More information can be found on the website.


Deadline:
October 30, 2013 Online Application

ZingBroadBand Bloggership

Applicants must be a High School Senior, College/University Freshman, or College/University Sophomore as of Oct. 30th, 2013. Students must submit the answer to an essay question provided, have a parent/guardian submit a recommendation letter, be a resident of Canada or the U.S., and be enrolled in a post-secondary school no later than Fall of 2014. More information can be found on the website.


Deadline:
November 30, 2013 Online Application

Shout It Out Scholarship

Applicants must sign up for membership on ScholarshipExperts.com and submit a short response (250 words or less) to the question: “If you could say one thing to the entire world at once, what would it be and why?”


Deadline:
September 30, 2014 Online Application

JonesTshirts.com Scholarship

Applicants must submit a 500 to 1000 word essay describing at least 3 steps that you plan to take in the next year to start a path towards having a career that you love. More information can be found online.


Deadline:
December 31, 2013 Online Application

Odenza Marketing Group Spring Scholarship

Applicants must be ages 16-25 on March 30th, 2014, have at least one full year of post secondary studies remaining, and have a minimum GPA of 2.5. One $500 award will be awarded and application requires two essay questions found online.


Deadline:
March 30th, 2014 Online Application

Peter Pasula Study Habits Scholarship

Answer an essay question in 1,000 words or less. This scholarship is for Canada or U.S. Residents who are attending a post-secondary institution by Fall 2014, and must be enrolled in a program that is two years or longer.


Deadline:
April 1st, 2014 Online Application

Find a Law Scholarship

One student will be awarded $500 for submitting an example of the craziest law still in existence in the United States (Federal, State, or Local).


Deadline:
May 15th, 2014 Online Application

The Best Price Nutrition & Health Scholarship

Complete a survey and submit an answer to an essay question in 750 words or less. Winner will receive $1,000 and $250 in supplements. Alumni may also apply, and if chosen, the award will be given to the school the alumni graduated from.


Deadline:
December 31, 2013 Online Application

Giva, Inc. Corporate Scholarship

Scholarship is aimed at helping undergraduate or graduate students further their education. Applicants must write a thoughtful essay, include a current resume, and perform community service volunteer work.


Deadline:
December 1 of each year Online Application

SaveOnEnergy.com Scholarship

Applicants must research their school's green initiatives and submit a 600-800 word essay on the topic specified on the website. The top 5 essays will be chosen and then voted on via social media to pick the winner.


Deadline:
November 17, 2013 Online Application

Wholesale Halloween Costumes $500 Scholarship Award

This site offers multiple scholarships each year. If you have missed the current deadline, re-visit to find the next scholarship period. Current prompt: write a Christmas story titled, "The Tale of the Christmas Dragon".


Deadline:
January 31, 2014 Online Application

The Drive to Learn Scholarship


This scholarship is designed to encourage students to learn in and out of school. Reflect on your most memorable experiences as a driver/passenger and choose from 4 different prompts and write a 750-1,000 word essay.


Deadline:
March 1, 2014 Online Application

The BigSun Scholarship


This scholarship is designed to help young athletes have success in academic pursuits. Applicants must be high school seniors or enrolled in a post secondary institute, and submit a short essay answering the specified question.


Deadline:
June 20, 2014 Online Application

Zombie Apocalypse $1,500 Scholarship


Applicants must sign up for membership on ScholarshipExperts.com and respond (250 words max) to: "Use your brain to flesh out a plan to avoid the Zombies, including where you would hide and the top 5 things you would bring with you to stay alive."


Deadline:
October 31, 2014 Online Application

Education Matters $5K Scholarship


Applicants must sign up for membership on ScholarshipExperts.com and Respond (250 words max) to: "What would you say to someone who thinks education doesn't matter, or that college is a waste of time and money?"


Deadline:
November 30, 2014 Online Application

Mango Salute Hello Scholarship


Mango Salute is offering a $1,000 scholarship for a college or graduate student that submits an answer to their essay topic: “The way we say Hello and how it has developed in space and time.” Visit site for more details and requirements.


Deadline:
May 1, 2014 Online Application

Doorbell Scholarship


Submit an original essay, 1,000 words or less, on what invention has made our lives significantly better that we end up taking for granted. This scholarship is open to college freshmen, sophomores, or high school seniors enrolling in college.


Deadline:
January 10, 2014 Online Application

Heart on Your Wrist Scholarship


Submit an essay, 500 words or less, on “What innovative ways do you see social media changing the way people buy jewelry?” See site for more details and requirements.


Deadline:
May 15, 2014 Online Application

Active Data Scholarships


This scholarship is to recognize and reward students who are active leaders. Applicants must submit a 500-1,000 word essay answering “why knowing what’s happening on campus is vital to your success as a student.”


Deadline:
April 23, 2014 Online Application

Competition Accessories: Why 2 Wheels are Better Than 4!


This scholarship is for college students who have a motorcycle or other non-4 wheel vehicle while going to school. Submit an essay explaining advantages and disadvantages, and the best article will win.


Deadline:
March 10, 2014 Online Application

Spokeo Connections Scholarship


Select one of the listed topics and submit a 1,000 to 1,600 word essay and maintain a minimum 3.0 GPA. More rules and regulations can be found online.


Deadline:
November 20th, 2013;

July 1, 2014

Online Application




Non-Traditional Students/Parents in School
Job-Applications.com


This scholarship is to help working parents pay for school. Eligible students must submit a 600 to 1,000 word essay about the following: “Clearly outline three keys to successfully balancing parenthood, working, and excelling in school”. Eligibility requirements are listed online.


Deadline:
December 15, 2013 Click here for more information



Non-Essay Scholarships
Dr. Alma S. Adams Scholarship


Scholarship program to benefit high school, undergraduate, or graduate students. Awards are granted on a competitive basis on: commitment to tobacco prevention through community service and use of media, visual arts, creative writing to promote tobacco prevention.


Deadline:
April 30, 2013 Online PDF Application

CableTV.com Memorable TV Moment Scholarship


The CableTV.com Historical Photograph Scholarship is open to current or prospective college students. Pick a favorite TV moment and recreate it in a creative way, all media is accepted and you don't have to be an artist to enter.


Deadline:
November 8, 2013 Online Application

Sussle Scholarship


This is a non-traditional scholarship through Sussle.com where applicants contribute to the site with interesting information. Students must be full-time undergraduate or graduate students during Fall 2013 and U.S. citizen or legal permanent resident.


Deadline:
Monthly Awards Online Application

ScholarshipPoints Scholarship


This is a non-traditional scholarship where students earn points by being active online and completing simple activities on the web.


Deadline:
Quarterly Awards Online Application

College Prowler Scholarships


This site offers four different scholarships with various requirements that can be found online. Deadline: Applications accepted every month/various deadlines


Deadline:
Various periods during the year Online Application

EDvestinU Scholarship


This site is a private student loan program that aims at helping students achieve higher goals. Their scholarship is another way to encourage and support students.


Deadline:
Various periods during the year Online Application





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