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Scholarship Bulletin Board

Searching for scholarships? Take a look at Armstrong’s departmental scholarship opportunities as well as websites and databases that can help you discover many others.

Armstrong Departmental/Program Scholarships

Bright, motivated students can find opportunities for scholarships in a number of areas at Armstrong.

Armstrong Art, Music & Theatre Scholarships
Offers a variety of scholarships available for Armstrong students who will be attending and majoring in Art, Music or Theatre. Check regularly for scholarship updates and additions.

The Billy Bond Memorial Scholarship
Application deadline: March 25, 2015. Must be submitted to Armstrong State University Financial Aid Office

Armstrong Biology Scholarships
Offers scholarships available for Armstrong students who will be attending and majoring in Biology. Check regularly for scholarship updates and additions.

Armstrong Computer Science and Information Technology Scholarships
Offers a variety of scholarships available for Armstrong students who will be attending and majoring in Computer Science. Check regularly for scholarship updates and additions.

Armstrong Criminal Justice, Social & Political Science
Offers scholarships available for Armstrong students who will be attending and majoring in Criminal Justice, Social & Political Science. Check regularly for scholarship updates and additions.

Armstrong Honors Program
There are multiple opportunities for scholarships for Armstrong Students through the Honors Program.

Armstrong Latino Scholarships
Offers a variety of scholarships available for Armstrong minority students. Check regularly for scholarship updates and additions.

Armstrong Mathematics
Offers scholarships available for Armstrong students who will be attending and majoring in Mathematics. Check regularly for scholarship updates and additions.

Armstrong Radiologic Sciences
Offers scholarships available for Armstrong students who will be attending and majoring in Radiologic Sciences. Check regularly for scholarship updates and additions.

Armstrong Study Abroad Scholarships
Offers scholarships available for Armstrong students who Study Abroad. Check regularly for scholarship updates and additions.

Goizueta Foundation Scholarship
Through this generous grant, Armstrong has the opportunity to award Hispanic/Latino students a one-year scholarship towards tuition and fees at the university (amounts vary).

Databases

Visit these websites to search for the many scholarship opportunities available to help pay for college.

Adventures in Education (AIE)
AIE has a variety of scholarships available for Armstrong students to apply.  Check regularly for scholarship updates and additions.

Campus Explorer Exclusive Scholarships
Campus Explorer has a variety of scholarships available for Armstrong students to apply.  Check regularly for scholarship updates and additions.

FastWeb
Offers a variety of scholarships available for Armstrong students to apply.  Check regularly for scholarship updates and additions.

Free Scholarship Search for College Students from Discover Student Loans
Offers a variety of scholarships available for Armstrong students to apply.  Check regularly for scholarship updates and additions.

The Hispanic Scholarship Fund (HSF)
The Hispanic Scholarship Fund (HSF) offers a variety of scholarships available for Armstrong students to apply.  Check regularly for scholarship updates and additions.

Minority Scholarships
This is a free scholarship service with a variety of scholarships available for Armstrong minority students. Check regularly for scholarship updates and additions.

Peterson's
Peterson's has a variety of scholarships available for Armstrong students to apply.  Check regularly for scholarship updates and additions.

ScholarshipExperts.com
Offers a free scholarship service with a variety of scholarships available for Armstrong students to apply.  Check regularly for scholarship updates and additions.

Student Aid
A government site with plenty of information on funding opportunities and a scholarship search tool.

Outside Scholarships

Deadline: March 2015

Wellcentive Annual Medical Scholarship for Veterans
Wellcentive is offering a $1000 scholarship for Veterans. Applicant must submit a 500 word essay. Applicant must be either a current medical student at an accredited medical school within the United States or a pre-med major at an accredited undergraduate university in the coming academic year. Applicants must have a minimum 2.8 GPA. Applicants must submit an official copy of their transcript. Applicant must be a United States Citizen or otherwise authorized to work or attend school in the United States. Application deadline is March 15th, 2014.

AAG College Scholarship
American Advisors Group is offering a $1,000 scholarship. Applicants must submit an essay of 800 words or less. Applicant must be a graduating senior in high school or a freshmen, sophomore, or junior in college. Applicant must be graduating high school or in college and between the ages of 16 and 22. Application deadline is March 21st, 2015.

IronSecurity.com Scholarship
IronSecurity.com is offering a $500 scholarship. Applicants must be a full-time student enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate-level degree program at an accredited college or university or a high school senior planning to attend college in Fall 2015. Applicant must have a minimum GPA of 2.5. Applicant must create an original blog post of at least 500 words, but no more than 1,000 words in length on any blog or website. Application deadline is March 31st, 2015 at 11:59 PM

April 2015

Buildium's Build U. Scholarship
Buildium’s Build U. Scholarship awards one $2,500 prize each semester to the Product Design, Interaction Design, UX Design, Engineering, or Computer Science student who best explains how having a shared set of beliefs is important for building a great company. Applicants must complete 1,000 word essay. Applicant must be a college or university student in good standing at an accredited public or private university. No residency restrictions. Application deadline is April 1st, 2015.

A Place for Mom Scholarship.
A Place for Mom is proud to offer our annual $1,000 scholarship to five university students who intend to use their education to help the senior population such as nursing, medicine, physical therapy, occupational therapy, sociology, social work or gerontology. Applicants must complete a letter of introduction and an essay that is between 500 and 900 words. No residency restrictions. Application deadline is April 15th, 2015.

The HotelsCheap Scholarship Program
Hotelscheap.org is offering a $1500 scholarship. Applicants must be at least 16 years of age. Applicants must answer four personal, open-ended, and thought-provoking questions. The students whose responses are the most persuasive, compelling, and well-written, as judged by our executive management team will be considered finalists. Applicants must be residents of the United States. Application deadline is April 15, 2015

Deadline: May 2015

Wholesale Halloween Costumes $500 Scholarship Award
Wholesale Halloween Costumes is offering a $500 scholarship. Applicants must Show your imagination and musical skills by creating a jingle for WholesaleHalloweenCostumes.com. Any musical instrument can be used. A capella is also allowed. No restriction on song length. Submissions must include "WholesaleHalloweenCostumes.com" in the lyrics. Applicant must be enrolled at an accredited two or four year college or vocational school within the United States. Applicant must be a legal resident of the United States or hold a valid student visa. Application deadline is May 5th, 2015.
 

Cottage Inn Scholarship
Cottage Inn would like to recognize those that embrace education and will award three scholarships in the amounts of $2,500, $1,000, and $500. Applicants must have a minimum High School GPA of 3.0. Applicant must complete an essay describing how pizza can bring people together for the greater good of improving communities and society as a whole (please keep essays around 1,500 words). Applicants must be residents of the United State of America. Application deadline is May 31st, 2015.

Deadline: June 2015

Chicago Injury Center’s Annual Scholarship Fund For Disabled Veterans
Chicago Injury Center is offering a 4 scholarship totaling $2,000. Applicant must be enrolled or have specific plans to attend in an accredited trade school, community colleges, college or university in the U.S. Applicants must complete an essay of 500 words minimum and are to submit a short biography of any length they wish along with a recent photo. Applicant must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5. Applicant must also provide proof of honorable discharge. Application deadline is June 1st, 2015.
 

The Goodwin Innovation Scholarship
The Law Office of Goodwin & Scieszka, offering one first place winner at $1000 and two runner up winners at $500. Applicant must complete an essay between 500 and 1000 words. Applicant must be either a current law student at an accredited law school within the U.S. or at an accredited undergraduate university planning to attend law school. Applicants must have a minimum 2.8 GPA and submit a copy of their transcripts.  Applicant must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident. Application deadline is June 1st, 2015.

2015 Exede Internet Scholarship: The Future of the Internet
VSOD is offering a $500 college scholarship in 2015 to help assist students working towards a degree and to increase awareness in internet technologies and connectivity in the United States. Applicant must complete a 600-1000 word essay. Applicant must be a full-time student enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate-level degree program at an accredited college or university or (2) a high school senior planning to attend college in Fall 2015. Applicant must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher. Applicant must be a United States citizen or a permanent legal resident of the U.S. Application deadline is June 1st, 2015

Dry Defender $1,000 Protect Your Bed Scholarship
Dry Defender is offering a $1000 scholarship. Applicant must submit a creative piece featuring the Dry Defender character. Applicant must be a college freshman, sophomore, junior, senior, or graduate student. Applicant must be a legal US resident. Application deadline is June 30th, 2015.

Deadline: July 2015
 

My Alarm Center
My Alarm Center is offering a $1,000 scholarship to a student studying law, criminal justice or related field. Applicant must be a graduating high school senior (May 2015) or freshman/sophomore in college. No residency requirements. The deadline is July 1, 2015.

Novus Biologicals Scholarship Program
The Novus Biologicals Scholarship Program is awarded to students pursuing a degree in a science related field twice a year. A $1500 scholarship will be awarded to one student for the fall and spring semesters. Applicant must be enrolled or accepted for enrollment (baccalaureate, graduate, associate degree, or diploma) with a declared major in a science related field. Applicants must have a major declared in a science related field. Applicant must make a top ten list of your favorite scientists and write a personal statement of 500 words or less on how you plan to use your degree to further advance science in your field of interest. No residency restrictions. Applications deadline is July 10, 2015.

EverSpark Interactive JJ Hennessey Honorary Epilepsy Scholarship
EverSpark Interactive is offering a $1000 scholarship. Named in honor of co-founder Jason Hennessey’s son JJ who lives with epilepsy, this $1,000 scholarship will be awarded to one high-achieving student with epilepsy. Applicant must currently enrolled in or have been accepted to an accredited college or university and must have been diagnosed with epilepsy (any form). Applicant must have minimum 2.8 GPA. Applicants must submit an official copy of their transcript, an application form and a video essay no longer than 2 minutes. No residency restrictions. Application deadline is July 31st, 2015.

Goedeker’s College Scholarship
Goedeker’s is offering a $500 grand prize and two $100 honorable mention book scholarships. Applicants must have cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher. Applicants must write an essay a 300 word essay. No residency restrictions. Application deadline is July 31, 2015

Deadline: August 2015

Asbestos.com Scholarship
Asbesto.com is offering 2 scholarships $3,000 for 1st place and $2,000 for 2nd place.  Applicant must write an essay between 750 and 1500 words. Applicant must be 18 years and older. Applicant must be enrolled fulltime in U.S. Institution. Application must submit two letters of recommendation. No residency restrictions. Application deadline is August 20th, 2015.

Mosaic Clinic Hair Transplant Center Educational Scholarship
Mosaic Clinic Hair Transplant Center is offering a $500 scholarship. Applicant must be enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program in the United States of America. Applicant must a 500 word essay as to how they, or a family member, have been affected by hair loss. The thinning hair story can include details about the restoration journey, if applicable. Applicant must submit a resume and be a legal resident of the United States of America. Application deadline is August 30th, 2015.

Deadline: December 2015

ACLS Medical Training Scholarship Program
ACLS Medical Training is offering a $1,000 scholarship. The program is eligible to any high school senior or college student. Preference to those currently enrolled in a nationally accredited Nursing school, Medical school, Pharmacy school, Dental school, Respiratory therapy program, Paramedic program, Emergency medical technician program. Applicants must complete a 500-1000 word essay. No residency restrictions. Application deadline is December 31st, 2015.

No Deadline
 

Jesse Brown Memorial Youth Scholarship Program
The Jesse Brown Memorial Youth Scholarship Program encourages young volunteers to play active roles in the Department of Veterans Affairs Voluntary Service (VAVS) programs. It recognizes outstanding young volunteers who give of their time by awarding annual scholarships that may be used to continue their education. Please review website for eligibility.

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