December 2015 Scholarship Deadlines

Upcoming Scholarships: What you Need to Know

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Below are deadlines and descriptions for a few scholarship applications due in December, 2105; plus some due in January, 2016. For tips on how to create the best scholarship application, please see our Scholarship Mom series of tips.

December 2015 Scholarship Deadlines

December 13- Savy Saver Scholars Program

  • $2,500
  • Compose a tweet about how to save money as a student, and write a short essay.

December 14- Money Mission Financial Literacy Scholarship

  • $2,000
  • Write an essay about financial literacy.

December 15- James W. McLamore WHOPPER Scholarship

  • $50,000
  • Must show strong academic and extra-curricular experience.

December 15- Allegra Ford Thomas Scholarship

  • $2,500-$10,000
  • Students with learning disabilities, and shows passion for advocacy.

December 15- Flossum Scholarship

  • $750
  • Students interested in pursuing a Salesforce release management career.

December 15- Hidden Triforce of Wisdom Scholarship

  • $500
  • Write an essay about using courage to accomplish a goal in your life.

December 15- The Annual Kenneth P. Carp $1,000 Scholarship

  • $1,000
  • Write an essay about unemployment.

December 15- Resume Genius Scholarship Giveaway

  • $1,000
  • Create a resume for a fictional character.

December 15- Ways to Watch Scholarship

  • $1,000
  • A picture an essay of yourself watching television in your favorite place.

 December 17- Foot Locker Scholar Athletes Scholarship

  • $20,000
  • An athlete demonstrating excellence in their school, on the field, or in their community.


January Deadlines

January 8- APIASF Scholarship Program

  • $2,500-$15,000
  • Asian or Pacific Islander, with varying academic/financial specifications for each scholarship.

January 9- Ron Brown Scholars Program

  • $10,000
  • African American students excelling in academics and leadership.

January 13- Gates Millennium Scholarship

  • Scholarship amount varies.
  • Minority student who excels academically.

January 15- National Sojourners Essay Contest

  • $500-$2,000
  • Write an essay related to the Star Spangled Banner


Z. Kelly Queijo

Author: Z. Kelly Queijo

Kelly is founder of Smart College Visit and Smart College Consulting. When she's not creating content for the blog or clients, tweeting, or hosting #CampusChat, she's planning her next mobile move.

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