Buffalo State will occasionally receive notifications of various scholarship opportunities from outside sources, and we would like to tell you about them. They are listed below. It is our hope that this will assist some of our students in finding another avenue to fund their education. Discover all kinds of possibilities by using a search engine to find other scholarships, perhaps one that zones in on your major or career path.
New EverSpark Autism Awareness Scholarship - deadline August 30
ScienceLogic Academic Scholarship - deadline Sept 1 2017
You must be a legal U.S. resident, studying in the United States.
You need to be enrolled in a full-time graduate or undergraduate course at an accredited university in the U.S.
You just have a minimum Grade Point Average of 3.0.
You need to write an essay giving us your thoughts, opinions, arguments, and reasoning on The Impact of Connected Technology on Society.
The essay should be between 1,300 and 1,500 words.
Please also send us a letter of recommendation from your professor or other academic professional, highlighting your approach, thought-leadership, and any other relevant ideas and areas.
If you’d like to apply for the scholarship, simply email your essay, letter of recommendation, and transcript to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line: Scholarship Application.
GAHWNY Student History Award - Sep 15 2017 (post mark accepted)
1) This award is available to a student (or students)* who has graduated from one of the community colleges listed below** with plans to continue their education and has been accepted at an accredited four-year school in western New York with history as a declared major. Students must submit proof of graduation from a community college, acceptance to a four-year school majoring in history, one academic reference, one personal reference and a brief essay.
2) NEW! This award is available to a student (or students)* from western New York who is currently attending or has been accepted to an accredited four year college with history as a declared major. The college must be located within one of the counties that GAHWNY serves.** Students must submit proof of current enrollment or acceptance to a four year college in western New York majoring in history, one academic reference, one personal reference and a brief essay.
Zip Recruiter $3,000 Scholarship - deadline Oct 31 2017 (next quarter date TBA at a later time)
GoStartABlog Scholarship - deadline date not until March 1st of 2018!!
Each applicant must be enrolled in a graduate program, undergraduate program, or be a high school senior (one year prior to college) who has a valid acceptance letter to attend a university
Each applicant must be able to present proof of enrollment to the university so the scholarship payment can be made to their financial aid account
Each applicant can only win the award once (Scholarship is offered yearly)
Each applicant may only submit one (1) application per year
Any falsification of information or plagiarism of the essay will result in disqualification from the award
Application is open worldwide. Writing isn't constrained by country and we don't want to limit the number of students that we can help
$5,000 Nitro College Scholarship - deadlines listed for every quarter
The Nitro Scholarship is open to all legal residents of the United States and the District of Columbia who are applying to or enrolled in an accredited college or university for the upcoming (2017-2018) school year.
Every quarter is a new opportunity for you to apply to win.
Current deadlines available: Sep 30 2017, Dec 31 2017
$5,000 Nitro Parent Scholarship - deadlines listed for every quarter
The Nitro Parent Scholarship is open to all legal residents of the United States and the District of Columbia who are applying to or enrolled in an accredited college or university for the upcoming (2017-2018) school year.
Every quarter is a new opportunity for you to apply to win.
Current deadlines available: Aug 31 2017, Nov 30 2017
Applications must be postmarked by July 15 for the fall semester, by December 31 for the spring semester, and by May 20 for the summer session. There are no fees for submitting an application. Students must apply for each semester (not annually).
Students registered for less than 12 credit hours per semester will be considered part-time and will be funded on a prorated basis.
Eligible and/or certified American Indian students are eligible to receive grant awards of up to $2,000 per year for up to four years of full-time study (five years for specific programs requiring five years to complete degree requirements).
To obtain the application and for more information you can link to the New York State Education Dept, Native American Education Unit.
March 23 - Deadline for Session A applications and payment*
April 17 - Scholarship applications and supporting materials**.
May 18 - Final day to apply for summer studies in Poland.
- Payment of all program fees are due.
May 25 - Health Form
- Passport number
- Passport size photos
- Proof of medical insurance
- Rules and Regulations Form
- Accommodation Form (Jagiellonian applicants only)
- Health Care Proxy (optional)
- Credit Approval Form (optional)
- Final day to cancel and receive a full refund.
Sept 15 - Transcripts of Credit are mailed to students
This annual Achievement Award Program is open to college sophomores and juniors.
Offers an array of scholarships. They believe in simplifying the scholarship search process in helping students find scholarships to pay for college and grad school.
Since 2003, StudentScholarships.org has been providing a comprehensive database of scholarships for students. Varying amounts are awarded and each has their own list of eligibility requirements.
Redfin Scholarship - periods occur twice yearly
Spring Application period is from Novemeber 1 - January 31 of each year
Fall application period is from May 1 - July 31 if each year
Legal U. S. resident
Graduating high school or current freshman, sophomore, or junior in college
GPA 3.0 or above
Discover Student Loan $2500 Scholarship - random draws will take place:
Start Date (at 12:00 a.m. ET)
End Date (at 11:59 p.m. ET)
Approximate Draw Date/Winner Notification Date
March 13, 2017
May 31, 2017
June 8, 2017
June 1, 2017
August 31, 2017
September 6, 2017
September 1, 2017
December 31, 2017
January 8, 2018
The winner will be notified via the contact information provided upon registration.
Open only to residents of the fifty (50) United States, the District of Columbia, and the U.S. territories
Must at least sixteen (16) years old at the time of entry.
Entrants must also be high school senior students who will be or college students who are enrolled at least half-time in a Bachelor's or Associate's degree program or graduate program at an eligible school or parent/legal guardians of students that satisfy the above eligibility requirements.
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