Unigo $10K Scholarship

Deadline: 12-31-18

Grade: 10-12

UNIGO $10K SCHOLARSHIP

Imagine a historical figure is brought back to life. Who is it? What’s their favorite mobile app?

Applicants must:

  • Be thirteen (13) years of age or older at the time of application
  • Be legal residents of the fifty (50) United States or the District of Columbia
  • Be currently enrolled (or enroll no later than the fall of 2024) in an accredited post-secondary institution of higher education

Submit an online written response to the question:
“Imagine a historical figure is brought back to life. Who is it? What’s their favorite mobile app?” (250 words or less)

The Unigo $10K Scholarship winner will be notified by email or phone on or around March 31, 2019.

Please visit Unigo for information and to apply.

Military Child of the Year Award

Deadline: 12-05-18

Grade: 12

Military Child of the Year- Innovation Award 
This Award will go to a military child who has designed a bold and creative solution to address a local, regional, or global challenge. The winner will receive a $10,000 grant and Booz Allen Hamilton will host the recipient in their Innovation Center in Washington, DC in conjunction with the Operation Homefront 2019 Military Child of the Year Award ® gala. In addition to the cash prize, the Innovation Award winner will work with a team of Booz Allen employees to develop a plan to scale the project, drawing on technology and strategic thinking. See eligibility below. Deadline to apply is December 5, 2018.

Please visit Military Child of the Year to apply.

National Space Club Scholarship

Grade: 12

Deadline: 11-30-18

Please visit: National Space Club to apply.

2019 National Space Club and Foundation Keynote Scholar Application

Provided to a high school senior, undergraduate or graduate student with definite plans to pursue a career in the Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) fields.

About the National Space Club and Foundation | Selection Criteria

Once you’re received your login information: Edit Application
If you have forgotten your login password, complete the first page of the online application again (see below), and you will be prompted to receive your login credentials again.

Since 2013, The National Space Club and Foundation has offered the opportunity for a student to give the keynote address at the National Space Club and Foundation’s annual Goddard Memorial Dinner, one of the space industry’s most prestigious gatherings. The student must intend to pursue a career in the Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) fields, be academically strong and excel in public speaking.

In addition to speaking at the Goddard Memorial Dinner, the individual selected will also receive a scholarship, in the amount of $10,000. This scholarship is awarded to a U.S. citizen, and is open to seniors in High School through graduate students studying at an accredited educational institution in the United States, who has definite plans to pursue a career in the STEM fields.

Conditions of Eligibility

  • The applicant must be a U.S. citizen.
  • The scholarship is open to seniors in high school through graduate students.
  • The applicant must have the intention of pursuing a career in the STEM fields and plan to attend an accredited U.S. college or university to follow a course of study to pursue a career in the STEM field, with a preference for those with space related interests.
  • The applicant can only use the $10,000.00 scholarship towards tuition for the 2019-2020 academic year.
  • The applicant must not have previously spoken at the Dr. Robert H. Goddard Memorial Dinner.
  • The applicant may apply for any of the scholarships offered by the National Space Club and Foundation (Olin E Teague Scholarship and/or Keynote Scholarship) in the same year, but may only win one in the same year.

Please Remember

  • Completed application and video must be uploaded to the National Space Club and Foundation website by November 30, 2018.
  • If chosen to continue, the recipient must be available to speak with the NSCF executive committee for a live audition via Skype in January 2019.
  • The recipient must be available to speak at the 2019 Goddard Memorial Dinner on March 22, 2019. Travel and lodging for the recipient and one guest will be provided by the National Space Club and Foundation.
  • Scholarship check will be provided to the college or university made payable to the applicable college or university no later than June 14, 2019.
  • Non-recipients will not be notified. Applicants may check www.spaceclub.org for announcement of the scholarship winner.

To apply, you must complete the online application.

For more information about the National Space Club and Foundation Keynote Scholarship, please contact National Space Club and Foundation at 202-547-0060 or email scholarship@spaceclub.org.

Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Scholarship

Grade: 12

Deadline: 11-20-18

The Jack Kent Cooke Foundation College Scholarship Program is an undergraduate scholarship program available to high-achieving high school seniors with financial need who seek to attend the nation’s best four-year colleges and universities.

Cooke College Scholars receive up to $40,000 per year, college planning support, ongoing advising, and the opportunity to network with the larger Cooke Scholar community.

Please visit Jack Kent Cooke Foundation to apply.

Dr. Pepper Tuition Scholarship

Grade: 12

Deadline: 10-17-18

Sixteen awards offered annually. Four tuition prizes (one at each Grand Prize Game); four runner-up prizes (one per Grand Prize Game); and eight consolation prizes (two per Grand Prize Game). Sixteen grand prize winners (four for each Grand Prize Game) will receive a trip for two (winner and guest) to one of the Grand Prize Games as a “Pass Contestant” to participate in the pass competition (“Half-Time Event”). The prize money may be used as tuition to cover up to four consecutive years of college or postsecondary vocational institution tuition, fees, books, supplies, equipment, related educational expenses and room and board to be awarded in the form of a check distributed to the school; or to pay off student loans incurred by the runner up for eligible costs listed above in the form of a check distributed to the lending institution on behalf of the winner or winner’s designee; or a combination of the two above in an amount not to exceed the prize amount. Please go to:  Dr. Pepper to get further information and how to apply.

The Brent and Diane Richardson Family “Teach for Weber” Scholarship

Deadline: 02-01-19

Scholarship applications are available in the counseling office. All interested applicants that have completed the Concurrent Enrollment Education 1010 class are encouraged to apply.  The intent of this scholarship is to provide an opportunity for graduating Weber School District students desirous to pursue an education degree at Weber State University and planning on teaching, a head start in their college experience. Applicants may include underprivileged or less fortunate students with a commitment to further their education. This scholarship encourages students to graduate with a teaching degree and return to teach in Weber School District.