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Scholarship Information and Opportunities

Josh Richardson Scholarship

BAM Scholarship

Blacks at Microsoft (BAM) is a company-sponsored employee network dedicated to supporting the continued growth and development of black employees at Microsoft Corporation. This year, BAM will award two US$5,000 scholarships to outstanding high-school seniors who are interested in pursuing careers in technology. The scholarships are renewable, so winners who continue to meet the criteria can receive an annual $5,000 award for up to four years.

Requirements

To be considered for a BAM Scholarship, you must:

  • Be a high-school senior of African descent (for example, African American, African, or Ethiopian).
  • Plan to attend a four-year college or university in the fall of the year following high-school graduation.
  • Plan to pursue a bachelor's degree in engineering, computer science, computer information systems, or select business programs (such as finance, business administration, or marketing).
  • Demonstrate a passion for technology.
  • Demonstrate leadership at school or in the community.
  • Have a cumulative GPA of 3.3 or higher.

Require financial assistance to attend college.

 

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Sons Of Italy in america Scholarship

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Bay Area College and Alumni Program

Bay Area College & Alumni Program (CAP)

Eligibility:

  •          graduating high school class of 2017
  •          4-year college bound
  •          Low income (expected family contribution (EFC) below $5,000
  •          Bay Area (all 9 counties)
  •          Application Deadline: December 2016
  •          Visit website for scholarship:

Scholarship Information for Fashion, Animation and Business

Hello!

I am excited to again offer 3 scholarship opportunities for your seniors this year that I wanted you to be aware of. 


1.  The first scholarship is "Aspiring Fashion Professional" Scholarship. This is a $1,000 scholarship that will be awarded to students that are interested in pursuing a fashion degree at an accredited post-secondary school or college.  Interested students can visit this link 
www.fashion-schools.org and find the scholarship located at the bottom of the page and click on it.

2.  The 2nd Scholarship is the "Aspiring Animation Professional" Scholarship Program. This is the 5th year we are awarding this scholarship for AnimationCareerReview.com. We are offering high school seniors the opportunity to win a $1,000 scholarship.  This will be awarded to students that are interested in pursuing an animation career path at an accredited post-secondary school or college. We ask that you have interested students visit our website, http://www.animationcareerreview.com/ to find eligibility information along with the online application. The scholarship will be on the right side of the page and click on it.

 

3.  The 3rd scholarship was started late last year and is being offered again this year.  "Aspiring Business Professional" Scholarship. This is a $1,000 scholarship that will be awarded to students that are interested in pursuing a business degree at any accredited post-secondary school or college.  Interested students can visit this link http://www.onlinembareport.com/ and find the scholarship located at the right side of the page and click on it.

The deadline for these scholarships is June 1, 2017.

Shawn Harrell
PR Manager
Fashion School, Animation Career Review, Online MBA Report

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Upcoming Summer Activity

http://faststart.ucr.edu/apply.html

The requirements:

  •          Must be a senior who was accepted into UCR
  •          All majors encouraged to participate
  •          Disadvantaged background defined by UC system
  •          Deadline May 2017

 

Hadwick and Lily Thompson Scholarship

General Scholarships

General Scholarships

http://www.ed.gov/ –US Department of Education
www.csac.ca.gov/ -California Student Aid Commission
www.cappex.com/scholarships
www.ChristianConnector.com – allows students to search for participating Christian colleges and enter for drawing
www.collegeboard.com –Fastweb
www.fafsa.ed.gov –Free app. For fed student aid
www.fastaid.com – Fast Aid Scholarship Search
www.fastweb.com - Free Scholarship & College Search
www.finaid.org - Financial Aid & Scholarship Information
www.meritaid.com – Financial Aid
www.scholarships.com - Free Scholarship Search & Financial Aid Information
www.schoolsoup.com/?ed=1 – Largest Scholarship Database
www.simpletuition.com/resource - Tuition Aid
www.studentaid.ed.gov - Everything you need to know about Federal Student Aid Programs
www.studentscholarships.org –Provides scholarship information and applications after registering online
www.wiredscholar.com – Scholarship & College Search
www.Archschools.org – Online companion to the print edition Guide to Architecture Schools
www.MyMajors.com- Students complete a simple quiz; site recommends five majors/offers info about the major
www.zinch.com
http://gradnation.org/learn/dollars-college-toolkit