2015 Clark Scholarship
Award Amount: $5350
Application Deadline: Tuesday, December 15, 2015
Sponsor: International Gem Society
The International Gem Society (IGS) was founded by Donald Clark, with the mission to improve people's access to information about the field of gemology.
Eligibility: Any student enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program at any time during the calendar year 2015 at any accredited American college, university or trade school.
Requirements: Submit a 1000 word essay on the following question: “In your opinion, what are the three most important scientific concepts underlying the study of gemology?" More in formation and application can be found at http://www.gemsociety.org/scholarships/
Behavioral Health Academic Scholarship
Award Amount: 1st place - $5,000; 2nd place - $2,500; 3rd place - $2,500
Application Deadline: Sunday, May 31, 2015
Sponsor: American Addiction Centers
American Addiction Centers, a national leader in addiction treatment, is offering $10,000 in scholarships for those majoring in behavioral health, nursing, counseling, psychology, social work, marriage/family therapy, or other program focusing on treating mental health and/or substance abuse issues.
Eligibility: High school graduate by summer 2015, current full- or part-time undergraduate and graduate students entering or enrolled in behavioral health, nursing, counseling, psychology, social work, marriage/family therapy, or other program focusing on treating mental health and/or substance abuse issues. Must be US Citizen.
Requirements: Submit application form with essay “Why are you interested in pursuing a career in behavioral sciences??” (800 words max.) by May 31, 2015. Application forms can be found at http://americanaddictioncenters.org/behavioral-health-academic-scholarship/
The ProDental Scholarship
Award Amount: $250
Application Deadline: Wednesday, April 1, 2015
Sponsor: The ProDental Group
The ProDental Scholarship aims to help students with financial compensation while earning their degree. They believe in doing their part to help keep students in school without the fear of having massive amounts of debt when they graduate.
Eligibility: Be a current college or university student enrolled in at least 12 credit hours in the upcoming two semesters, OR be a senior in high school is planning to attend a recognized college or university, be a resident of California and possess characteristics and qualities that would represent the ProDental Scholarship in a positive light.
Requirements: Submit application form with essay “Why is it important for you to continue your schooling and what do you think is the biggest benefit to attending a university?" by April 1, 2015. Application forms can be found at http://prodentalgroup.com/scholarship/