November

November Scholarships

Good Tidings Foundation Scholarship
Deadline: November 6, 2020 at 12 noon PST
Criteria: Low-income high school seniors who have committed themselves to community service. 
Amount: 10 scholarships at $10,000 each
For more informationhttps://goodtidings.org/scholarship/

Prudential Spirit of Community Awards Scholarship
Deadline: November 10, 2020 
Criteria: Students grades 5-12 who have volunteered in the past year for their communities - virtually or in person - can apply for scholarships up to $6000.
Amount: Varies
For more information: https://www.spirit.prudential.com/

Elks National Foundation Most Valuable Student Scholarship
Deadline: November 15, 2020 at 11:59pm PST
Criteria: High school seniors who demonstrate leadership and financial need are eligible.
Description: The Most Valuable Student Scholarship program has helped thousands of students who need financial assistance to fulfill their dreams of attending college. These scholars are at or near the top of their class, active in school and community activities and recognized as leaders by their peers.
Amount: $800 to $50,000
For more information: https://www.elks.org/scholars/scholarships/MVS.cfm

Education Matters Scholarship
Deadline:  November 30, 2020
Criteria: 1) Be thirteen (13) years of age or older at the time of application. 2) Be legal residents of the fifty (50) United States or DC. 3) Be currently enrolled (or enroll no later than the fall of 2024) in an accredited post-secondary institution of higher education.
Description: "What would you say to someone who thinks education doesn't matter, or that college is a waste of time and money?" (250 words or less)
Amount: $5,000
For more information: https://www.unigo.com/scholarships/our-scholarships/education-matters-scholarship

Semper Fidelis All-American Scholarship
Deadline: 11/30/2020
Criteria:

▪ Be a Junior in High School
▪ Have a 3.5 or higher GPA on a 4.0 scale, or equivalent
▪ Be active in community service
▪ Play a competitive team sport
▪ Hold a student or community leadership position
Linkhttps://sfaap.marines.com/


Caring Essay Scholarship for High School Juniors and Seniors
Amount: $100 - $350                Deadline: Nov. 30, 2020
Criteria: Opens: Oct. 1, 2020
1. Choose one category: Children, Animals, Reforestation or Elderly. 
2. Write a 500 or more word essay addressing the caring actions you would take to make change for the better in your chosen category.

Website
https://www.unifiedcaring.org/scholarships/

Equitable Excellence Scholarship
Deadline: December 15, 2020 at 3pm Central Time
Criteria: Applicants must be enrolled full time in a U.S. high school and plan to graduate in Spring/Summer 2021, as well as plan to enter a 2 or 4-yr college in the fall.  Must be U.S. citizen.  WILL CLOSE AFTER FIRST 10,000 APPLICATIONS RECEIVED - APPLY NOW!
Description: Applicants should highlight academic achievement, leadership skills, and a desire to contribute to their community through volunteerism and work experience.
Amount: Awards in the amounts of $2500, $10,000 and $25,000
For more information: https://learnmore.scholarsapply.org/equitableexcellence/