Friday, Mar. 7, 2014
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Inquire about financial aid programs sponsored by your or your parents' employers. Also pursue financial aid scholarships on the web and through your church, public school system, local businesses, grocery stores, department stores, banks, credit unions, pharmaceutical companies, national brands and companies such as Tylenol, Pepsi-Cola, Kellogg's, Wal-Marts, K-Marts, etc. Check also with local civic groups and professional organizations. Scholarships are out there, you just have to take the time to look for them and then apply!
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Organization: Through the Looking Glass and its National Center for Parents with Disabilities and their Families
Deadline: March 17, 2014
Award: 15 $1,000 scholarships
Description : Selection criteria for all scholarships include academic performance, community activities and service, letter of recommendation and an essay describing the experience of growing up with a parent with a disability. Five of the fifteen scholarships will also consider financial hardship and academic potential in addition to the other selection criteria.
Organization: Chesapeake's City Symbol Committee
Deadline: March 31, 2014
Description : Must be a Chesapeake resident with a 2.5 or higher GPA.
Submit the attached form with supporting documentation.
Organization: Delta Kappa Gamma Society, Beta Chapter Frances N. Wimer recruitment grant
Deadline: April 1, 2014
Description : The grant consists of $2,000 paid directly to a rising female junior or senior at an accredited community college or four-year college/university who plans to pursue a teaching career. For more information and to apply, please see the attached document.
Organization: Direct TV Beats Cable
Deadline: April 30, 2014
Description : Write a 500+ word blog about your favorite technology and how important it is in your life. Eligibility: A student enrolled during the 2013-14 academic year on a full-time basis and in good academic standing at an accredited two-year or four-year college or university