Additional Scholarships

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Scholarship Award: Three (3) $1,500 
Deadline: April 30, 2023
Description: The Kaua'i Pride Parade Committee, along with Anaina Hou Community Park, are excited to announce our 2nd annual academic scholarship! This year (in 2023), we will be awarding THREE $1,500 Scholarships to Kaua'i residents to be used in the 2023-2024 academic school year. One award will be reserved for graduating seniors. 

This award is to be used by individuals furthering their education through university, college, technical/vocational school, or other post-secondary programs. Applicants do not need to identify as LGBTQ+. Applicants should demonstrate a strong connection to the LGBTQ+ community.

Applications are due on April 30, 2023 and will be announced at the Kaua'i Pride Parade & Festival on Saturday June 3, 2023 (see last page of application for details on announcements). The application is attached for convenience, and more information can be found at kauaiprideparade.com

Please reach out to Emma with any questions - emma@ywcakauai.org

All year around scholarships

Scholarship Award: $2,500
Deadline:  January 19, 2023-2024 Academic Year, at 5PM Eastern Time
Description: Asian Pacific Islander American (APIA)/Asian American and Native American Pacific Islander-Serving Institutions (AANAPISI) scholarship for 2023-2024 academic year is now open.  Deadline will be on Thursday, January 19, 2023 at 5PM Eastern Time.

All applicants must:

  • Be able to describe their ethnicity, heritage, or ancestry in relation to the countries, territories, or lands in Asia or the Pacific Islands
  • Be a citizen, national, or legal permanent resident of the United States. Citizens of the Republic of the Marshall Islands, Federated States of Micronesia and the Republic of Palau are also eligible to apply
  • Must have applied for federal financial aid, for the 2023-2024 academic year, using the Free Application for the Federal Student Aid (FASFA) by mid-April 2023

For the APIA Scholarship:

  • Be enrolling or continuing enrollment as an undergraduate student in a U.S. accredited college or university in Fall 2023
  • Have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.7 on a 4.0 scale (unweighted) or have earned a GED

For the AANAPISI Scholarship:

  • Be enrolling or continuing enrollment as a full-time, undergraduate, degree-seeking student at one of APIA Scholars AANAPISI Partner Institutions, during the Fall 2023 term. 

Applicants may access the scholarship application website: https://apply.mykaleidoscope.com/scholarships/apiascholars

Scholarship Award: $1,000
Deadline:  December 15th of each year
Description: The Lead Roster B2B Sales & Marketing Scholarship is a highly competitive award for high school and college students interested in sales & marketing. Unlike most scholarships which require a simple essay and "good luck" to win, the Lead Roster scholarship puts the tools for winning in your hands by judging your entry on your ability to market and sell your own ideas!

Scholarship Award: $2,500
Deadline:  December 15th of each year at 11:59 p.m. ET
Description: Foreclosure.com has issued $72,000 in scholarship money to 40 college students nationwide since the program was introduced in 2009. Each year, the company challenges future leaders of America to provide creative solutions/ideas to many of the nation's most critical issues, real estate in particular, which can be used to help foster a robust United States housing market.

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Scholarship Award: $1,000
Deadline: December 15th of each year
Description: Students applying must submit a brief essay explaining the best use of content marketing --the act of producing content to compel your audience to appreciate and share it-- that they have seen. In 5 paragraphs or less, you should share what you saw (feel free to link to it if its online), how it made you feel, the call-to-action, and ultimately explain why a certain marketing campaign was the best use of content marketing that you have ever seen for the purposes of achieving business goals (typically increasing revenue and profits.

Scholarship Award: College Student Award: $2,000 + a Little Bundle gift certificate for $1,000 of baby formula, High School Student Award: $1,000
Deadline:  December 31 & June 30 of each year
Description: At Little Bundle, we know that being a new mother isn’t a walk in the park. With a million things on your to-do list, it’s hard to find time for yourself. For the single mothers amongst us, it’s that much harder to make everything work as you get your little one off to the best start possible. For the Little Bundle Supermom Scholarship, we focus on supporting single moms, children of single moms, or people whose lives have been impacted in positive ways by single moms. Put simply, the Little Bundle Supermom Scholarship is a student scholarship designed to support single mothers and those who support them and benefit from their love.

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Maple Holistic's Natural Scholars

Scholarship Award: $1,000
Deadline: September 1 for Fall semester and December 29 for Spring semester.
Description: Participants must be enrolled in a high school, college, university or trade school in order to enter. The content submitted must be wholly original and not published anywhere else on the internet.

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Scholarship Award: $2500
Deadline:  January 1 st. & June 30 of each year

Eligibility: 

  • Minimum 3.0/4.0 cumulative GPA.
  • Must be at least 18 years old as of the date of application.
  • Must be a permanent legal U.S. resident physically residing in the fifty United States of America or the District of Columbia.
  • Open to graduating high school seniors, college undergraduates, and graduate students.
  • Must be enrolled or planning to enroll at an accredited two-year, four-year, or technical/vocational college or university in the United States.
  • This scholarship is open to students from all underrepresented or disadvantaged backgrounds. Examples of ideal applicants include, but are not limited to, students from racial minorities typically underrepresented in higher education, first generation college students, women pursuing a degree in a STEM or typically male-dominated industries, students with disabilities, and or similar situations.
  • Essay Requirement: Applicants must submit a 500 word essay designing their ideal future and what the student plans to do in order to achieve that dream.

Where to apply: Go to website

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The Empaxis Scholarship for Women in Business
Our team is pleased to announce the Empaxis Scholarship for Women in Business.

A $2,000 scholarship will be awarded annually to a female college student in the United States who is interested in pursuing a career in business and entrepreneurship.

Although trending in the right direction, gender equality has not been fully realized in the boardrooms and upper management sections of the business world. As of 2021, women hold 8% of Fortune 500 CEO positions and 22.5% of board directors.

To encourage more women to pursue higher education and careers in business, Empaxis will help by awarding $2,000 toward their educational pursuits. 

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Since this is 2020, more and more people are starting to realize the importance of green jobs. From preserving nature to saving the planet, green careers are on the up and up. It's the "cool" thing to do in this day and age. With so many more careers dedicated to reducing pollution, focusing on recycling and conserving energy, we figured more people would be dedicated to focusing their education on finding a green career.

We found these 45 scholarships, which are dedicated to helping fund your green education

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Barbara Lotze Scholarships for Future Teachers

The AAPT Executive Board offers scholarships for future high school physics teachers. These scholarships, supported by an endowment funded by Barbara Lotze, are available only to U.S. citizens attending U.S. schools.

Applications will be accepted at any time and will be considered for recommendation to the Executive Board at each AAPT Winter Meeting. All applications in which all materials, including letters of recommendation, are received by December 1 will be considered for recommendation at the winter meeting of the AAPT Executive Board.
Applications can be submitted online or with the PDF. You should enter a unique ID at the bottom of the online application page so that you can edit your application if you need to return to it. Emails will automatically be sent to your references requesting letters of support for your online application.

Scholarship Award: $1000
Deadline:  Applications are accepted year-round
Description: This scholarship is offered during the Spring and Fall semesters (2017-2022)

Where to apply: Go to website

  • Be sons or daughters of regular active duty, active duty Reserve, or active duty National Guard U.S. Army members in good standing, OR
  • Be spouses of serving enlisted regular active duty, active duty Reserve, or active duty National Guard U.S. Army members in good standing, OR
  • Be sons or daughters of former U.S. Army members who received an honorable discharge or medical discharge, or who were killed while serving in the U.S. Army.
  • Be high school seniors, high school graduates, or registered as undergraduate students at an accredited college or post-high school vocational/technical institution.
  • Have a 2.0 grade point average on a 4 point system.
  • Be a U.S. citizen.
  • Not have reached their 24th birthday by the application deadline date in the year they apply if they are a child of an Army member.
  • Not have previously earned a bachelor's degree from a college or university.

Where to apply: Eligibility for ASF Undergraduate Scholarships

Active duty or reserve U.S. Marine

  • Active duty or reserve U.S. Marine
  • Veteran U.S. Marine who has received an honorable discharge, or who was killed while serving in the U.S. Marine Corps
  • Active duty or reserve U.S. Navy Corpsman who is serving, or has served, with a U.S. Marine unit
  • Veteran U.S. Navy Corpsman who served with a U.S. Marine unit and has received an honorable discharge, or was killed while serving in the U.S. Navy as a Corpsman attached to a Marine unit

Women's Independence Scholarship Program
No Deadline, however recommended to apply 2 months prior to beginning of semester.

Open to survivors of domestic violence who are single mothers with young children and exhibits a great financial need. Applicant must be a woman who is a direct survivor of intimate partner abuse.