December

December Scholarships

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The Science Ambassador Scholarship
Deadline: December 11, 2016
Criteria: Plan to attend college in the United States; will be pursuing a degree in the STEM field. To apply, submit a three-minute video of yourself explaining a topic in science your are passionate about. You can discuss any topic in science you like, not necessarily your field of study. Upload the video to YouTube, and make sure the video is set to public. 
Description: A full tuition scholarship for a woman seeking an undergraduate degree in science, engineering, or math, funded by Cards Against Humanity. 
Amount: The winner of the Science Ambassador Scholarship will receive full tuition coverage for up to four years. 
For more information: http://www.scienceambassadorscholarship.org

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Burger King Scholarship
Deadline: December 15, 2016
Criteria:Applicants must have a GPA of 2.5 or higher, be a graduating high school senior, and plan to enroll full-time for the entire 2017-2018 academic year at an accredited 2 or 4 year college in the US, Canada, or Puerto Rico.  Must show financial need. Employment at Burger King NOT required. 
Description:The Burger King Scholars Program is sponsored by the fund raising efforts of Burger King Corporation, Burger King franchisees and restaurant guests.   
Amount: $1,000 to$50,000                                                                                                                                     
For more informationhttp://bkmclamorefoundation.org/who-we-are/burger-king-scholars-program/
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Top Ten List Scholarship

Deadline: December 31, 2016
Criteria: Applicants must be U.S. students 13 years of age or older and be legal U.S. residents.
Description: Write an essay: "Create a Top Ten List of the top ten reasons you should get this scholarship."
Amount: $1,500                                                                                                                
For more information: https://www.unigo.com/scholarships/our-scholarships/top-ten-list-scholarship
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2016 Flight Training Scholarship
Deadline: December 30, 2016
CriteriaMust live in Santa Cruz or Monterey County and demonstrate a need for financial aid. Financial need.  Activities in and
commitment to aviation.  Essay required.  Letters of recommendation required.  This is a local scholarship.
Description: Helps local women pursue pilot training or a career in aviation. 
Amount: $1,000
For more informationhttp://www.montereybay99s.org/