John F Kennedy Young Democrat Award
Award Amount: $500
Application Deadline: February 29, 2016
Sponsor: Coronado Democratic Club
Eligibility: Complete the application, available by clicking here.
Requirements: Write a short essay on each of the following questions: “How are you currently involved in the political process?" and "Why do you consider yourself a Democrat?".
CourseMinded Online Course Scholarship
Award Amount: $1000
Application Deadline: June 16, 2016
Scholarship Website: http://www.courseminded.com/#/scholarship/1/
The CourseMinded Online Course Scholarship is a highly competitive award for those interested in online teaching & online learning.
Eligibility: Any student that is interested in teaching online, or taking online classes who is passionate about online learning.
Requirements: Students applying must list the online courses they've taught, have taken, or intend on taking, as well as why you're interested in online learning and what you think the future of online courses will look like. The website can be about any topic the student is passionate about.
Grasshopper Entrepreneur Scholarship
Award Amount: $5000
Application Deadline: April 30, 2016
Sponsor: Grasshopper, Inc.
Scholarship Website: http://grasshopper.com/entrepreneur-scholarship/
Founded by two entrepreneurs, Grasshopper has been making it easier to start and grow a small business since 2003. Back then, we started as just two guys with a dream and to date have served over 150,000 entrepreneurs (and we're still growing).
Today our commitment to helping entrepreneurs is stronger than ever, and to that end we are proud to introduce the Grasshopper Entrepreneur Scholarship, designed to help young entrepreneurs afford the rising cost of education and help them along the road to entrepreneurship.
Grasshopper will award one (1) $5,000 scholarship for the best submitted entry determined by our judges. The scholarship will be awarded in check form, made payable directly to the university that the winner is, or will be, attending for a school term in 2016.
Eligibility: Any current college student or incoming freshman enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program in a Spring, Summer, or Fall 2016 semester. Student must be enrolled at an accredited American college, university or trade school.
Requirements: Submit a 500-700 word essay on the following topic: "What does market disruption mean to you as an entrepreneur? What would you do to create market disruption for your business?