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The NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program is soliciting applications for the GRFP. The GRFP provides Fellowships to individuals selected early in their graduate careers based on their demonstrated potential for significant achievements in science and engineering. The program provides three years of support for graduate study in science or engineering. Deadline: October 29, 2014
NEWH (the Hospitality Industry Network) is offering scholarships to students with a career objective in Hospitality Industry (i.e., Hotel/Restaurant Management, Culinary, Food Service, Architecture, Design, etc.) who have completed half the requirements for a degree program and have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0. Deadline: October 31, 2014
CARiD is offering a $1,000 scholarship for the best photo of any aspect of the automotive industry. Applicants must be college students between the ages of 16 and 20. Deadline: October 31, 2014
William Gary Allen is offering a $1,500 scholarship to full-time students majoring in architecture, civil engineering, city planning, environmental services or related fields. Minimum GPA 3.0 required. Deadline: October 31, 2014
The National Council of Jewish Women/Los Angeles (NCJW/LA) is now accepting applications for its fall 2014 scholarships. The scholarships range from $1,000 to $2,000 and are awarded to nursing students, teachers, single parents, mid-life women, and film production students. Deadline: November 1, 2014
The National Council of Jewish Women/Los Angeles (NCJW/LA) is offering scholarships from $1,000 to $2,000 for nursing students, teachers, single parents, mid-life women, and film production students. Deadline: November 1, 2014
Griswold Home Care is offering a $1,000 scholarship to students with a minimum GPA of 3.0. Deadline: November 1, 2014
The Cliffside Malibu Scholarship Program is offering scholarships of $750 to $2,500 for the best video, wegsite design, research article, or Android or Apple-based app. Deadline: November 15, 2014
Soroptimist is offering a $1,000 Live Your Dream scholarship for a woman who has the primary financial responsibility for her family. All applicants must be undergraduates striving to improve their opportunities in the work force by going to school to improve education and work skills. The recipient of this award is then considered for the Regional Award of $5,000. Deadline: November 15, 2014
Internet.Frontier.com is offering a $2,000 scholarship for full-time students who are US citizens with the best 600 to 900 word blog pertaining to how digital learning is changing education through the internet and new technologies, and the applicant’s personal experiences that support that opinion. Deadline: November 16, 2014
ItaliaRail is offering two $1,000 ItaliaRail Scholarships for those who have enrolled in Cal Poly Pomona’s Study Abroad program for Italy. Deadline: November 30, 2014
The National Physical Science Consortium is offering a fellowship program that provides a two-phase, six-year fellowship. Deadline: November 30, 2014
Print Detective is offering the Print Detective Design a Shirt Scholarship of $500 for the T-shirt design that receives the most Facebook votes. Deadline: December 1, 2014
My Life is offering a Safety Essay Scholarship of $1,000 for the best 750 to 1,500 word essay from students with a minimum GPA of 3.0 who are US citizens. There are three essay topics from which to choose. Deadline: December 8, 2014
The Elie Wiesel Foundation Prize in Ethics Essay Contest 2015 is offering $5,000 for the best essay by a junior or senior on the topic of an ethical issue that you have encountered and analyze what it has taught you about ethics and yourself. Deadline: December 8, 2014
NEWH is offering a $5,000 Sustainable Hospitality Design Competition Scholarship for junior, senior, and graduate interior design majors. Deadline: December 12, 2014
Emitations.com is offering a $1,000 scholarship to high school graduates with at least 3.0 GPA or currently enrolled full-time undergraduate and graduate students with minimum 3.0 GPA. Deadline: December 14, 2014
Job-Applications is offering a $1,000 scholarship to working parents currently enrolled in higher education with a minimum GPA of 3.0. Deadline: December 14, 2014
Puget Sound Moving is offering a $500 scholarship for the best 300 word response to the question, "What type of 'move' have you made that had a positive impact on you and your local community?" All applicants must have a minimum GPA of 3.0. Deadline: December 15, 2014
Champion Moving and Storage is offering a $500 scholarship to students with a minimum GPA of 3.0. Recipients will be selected based on their response to the essay topic, "Explain to us a time where you have helped out your local community and the impact it made on yourself and/or others." Deadline: December 15, 2014
American Residential Warranty is offering a $1,000 scholarship to US citizens for the best 500 to 1,500 word essay on, "What makes a good home?" that makes the review committee laugh. Deadline: December 15, 2014
Tractleads.com is offering a $500 scholarship to students majoring in business/marketing who have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0. Applicants must create a video explaining their passion for marketing and your marketing success thus far, or create a group project related to marketing. Deadline: December 15, 2014
Cash Auto Salvage is offering a $500 and a $1,000 scholarship for the best essay regarding your educational goals as they pertain to the automotive industry. Deadline: December 15, 2014
Low Budget Movers are offering a $500 scholarship for best response in 300 words to the essay, "Describe how you show leadership qualities and have made an impact on a specific person, people, at your school, or in your local community." Applicants must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0. Deadline: December 15, 2014
Webhosdtingjams.com is offering a $1,000 scholarship to the best 600 to 1,000 word essay regarding how technology has influenced and changed the day to day life of humanity. Applicants must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0, have worked at least 12 hours for the last 4 weeks prior to applying, be a US citizen, and have a parent with at least one child who is a minor. Deadline: December 19, 2014
The Brokerfish 2015 Scholarship of $1,000 is available to undergraduate students with the best 500-1,000 word essay entitled, "The Importance of International Health Insurance for Expatriates." Deadline: December 21, 201
The Announcement Converters Graphic Arts and Graphic Design Scholarship of $1,000 will be awarded to the best 250 to 500 word essay describing where you think the future of specialty paper and envelopes in the graphics art industry is heading and any trends that you foresee. Deadline: December 26, 2014
The Offices of Moseley Collins is offering a $500 scholarship to the best 250 to 500 word essay regarding an automobile accident experience you have had. This scholarship is for US citizens with a minimum GPA of 2.0. Deadline: December 31, 2014
GraduatePrograms.com is offering two, $1,000 Pre-Grad Scholarships for juniors, seniors, and recent graduates thinking of applying to graduate school. Each quarter the two best essays describing your goals, extracurricular activities, and community involvement will be selected for this award. Deadline: December 31, March 31, and June 30
The 2015 Healthcare Worker Scholarship is an annual $500 scholarship awarded to a student pursuing a career in the healthcare field who submits the best 200 word essay on the topic of how choosing a career in healthcare can make a positive difference in their community. Deadline: December 31, 2014
AddressChange.us is offering a $1,000 Special Delivery Scholarship to undergraduates who are US citizens and have a minimum GPA of 3.0. The recipieint will be selected for the best 50 to 1,000 word essay about a time when you received a piece of mail that changed your life, and how it affected your future. Deadline: December 31, 2014
Datatech Labs is sponsoring the You Tube Scholarship Challenge of $1,000. This scholarship is for the best music video that describes Datatech Labs’ advantages and services using any song from the Billboard Top 100. Deadline: December 31, 2014
OMAP is offering a $500 scholarship opportunity to students pursuing a career in the health care field. Deadline: December 31, 2014
Dentistry at Happy Canyon is offering a $1,500 scholarshipthat will be awarded to the best essay addressing daily habits, how they can help others and how they have helped you achieve healthier teeth. Open to high school seniors and currently enrolled college students. Deadline: December 31, 2014
The Reeves Law Group Scholarship is a scholarship for students who have helped someone. They want to know what you did and how it has impacted the individual’s life and your life. You may share your story via powerpoint, video, essay, blog post, or social media post. Deadline December 31, 2014
Dietspotlight is offering scholarships ranging from $1,000 to $3,000 to the best essay addressing "the relationship between body weight and self-esteem, and how reaching a healthy body weight might improve a person's self-esteem". Deadline: December 31, 2014
Senior Advisor is offering three, $1,500 scholarship for the best 500 to 750 word essay on one of three topics related to in-home care. Deadline: December 31, 2014
American Bullion Scholarship is offered to any current high school or college student. Applicant must write an essay addressing "why is gold a good investment for the future generations". Deadline: January 1, 2015
Boling Rice LLC is offering a $1,000 scholarship for the best 500 word regarding driving while using a cell phone. Deadline: January 15, 2015
Veterinary Technician Schools is offering a $500 scholarship for students pursuing studies to become a Veterinarian, a Veterinary Assistant, or a Veterinary Technician for the best 200 to 300 word essay on the topic of why you have chosen to study to work with animals. Deadline: January 15, 2014
Soroptimist is offering the SILA Graduate Student Fellowship Award of $3,500 to women who are in a graduate program and are US citizens, and CA residents. Deadline: January 17, 2015
The Whitaker International Award for Bioengineers is a competitive grant that sends emerging leaders in biomedical engineering (or bioengineering) overseas to increase international collaboration in the field. Deadline: January 20, 2015
The Hospitality Industry Network (NEWH) is offering the Symmons Smart Scholarship Design Competition of $4,000 to students who are pursuing careers affiliated in the Hospitality Industry in Interior Design or Architecture. Deadline: January 26, 2015
NOAA's EPP Undergraduate Scholarship Program provides scholarships for two years of undergraduate study to rising junior undergraduate students majoring in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) fields. Scholarships are up to $35,000 in total support during the junior and senior years. Deadline: January 30, 2015
The Levin Firm is offering a $1,000 scholarship for the best 500+ word essay that gets the most social media “buzz.” The essay question is, “Millions of people each year are injured in accidents involving cars and other motor vehicles. What are some ways the law can be changed in order to make our roads and highways safer?” Deadline: January 31, 2015
The Government Finance Professional Development Scholarship of $7,000 is available to four students enrolled in part-time graduate study that are employees of a state or local government and are preparing to continue their career in state and local government finance. Deadline: February 20, 2015
The 2015 Frank L. Greathouse Government Accounting Schoalrship of $7,000 (each award) will be awarded to two undergraduate or graduate students enrolled in full-time study preparing for a career in state and local government finance. Deadline: February 20, 2015
The Minorities in Government Finance Scholarship of $7,000 will be awarded to an upper-division undergraduate or graduate student of public administration, (governmental) accounting, finance, political science, economics, or business administration (with a specific focus on government or nonprofit management). Deadline: February 20, 2015
The Daniel B. Goldberg Scholarship of $12,000 is available to a full-time graduate student who is pursuing an advanced degree preparing for a career in state or local government finance. Deadline: February 20, 2015
The Offices of Moseley Collins is offering a $500 scholarship to students who are US citizens and have a minimum GPA of 2.0 that are interested in becoming lawyers. The recipient will be chosen based on a 500 word essay discussing why you want to be an attorney and how you would use a law degree to benefit society. Deadline February 28, 2015
Steamer’s Carpet Care is offering the Steamer’s Carpet Care General Scholarship Award of $500 for the best 400 to 600 word essay detailing your reason and motivation for pursuing higher education. Deadline: March 31, 2015
A Place for Mom is offering five, A Place for Mom’s Senior Care Innovation Scholarships of $1000 available to undergraduate and graduate students studying gerontology, medicine, nursing, social work, sociology, psychology, PT/OT, speech pathology or long-term care administration. Deadline April 15, 2015
CARiD is offering a $1,000 scholarship for the best photo of any aspect of the automotive industry. Applicants must be college students between the ages of 16 and 20. Deadline: April 30, 20145
Asylees as Authors is offering a $5,000 to the best fiction short story. Applicants must be asylees, refugees, or former asylees or refugees (not US citizens). Deadline: May 15, 2015
AllJobOpenings.com is offering the Working Student Scholarship of $2,000 to the student with the best 800 word essay regarding working and balancing time for school. This scholarship is for the 2015-2016 academic year. Deadline: June 15, 2015
Discount Park & Ride is offering a $2,500 Paving the Future Schoalrship to the student with the enthusiasm and willpower to bring his or her business plan to fruition and communicate his or her ideas in a clear and concise manner. Deadline: June 15, 2015
Blaze Wifi is offering the $500 Rural Students Scholarship Essay Contest for US citizens with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0. Applicants must write an in-depth blog post regarding their preference for living in the city or in the country. Deadline: June 15, 2015
TopMedicalAssistantschools.com scholarship program is offering a $500 scholarship for the best essay (400+ words) on why you want to pursue a career in the medical field. Deadline: July 31, 2015
ScholarshipPoints is a program in which students earns points by completing online activities. The points can then be redeemed for entries to monthly $1,000 scholarship drawings.
Scholarships in Our Lobby
Applications for some of the above scholarships are also available in the Cal Poly Pomona Office of Financial Aid and Scholarships on the third floor of the CLA Building #98 (the pointy building).
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