Often, students miss out on scholarships not because they could not make the cut, but because they did not know about the opportunity in the first place. As your #1 college expert partner, we have taken it upon ourselves to inform you about upcoming scholarships this month, so that you won’t miss out anymore.

#1 – National Founder’s Undergraduate Business Student Scholarship

Sponsor: Brown, PC
Amount: $500
Deadline: August 10, 2020
Description: Scholarship is open to current U.S. undergraduate students earning their bachelor’s degree in business, with a demonstrated interest in entrepreneurship. Applicant must submit a letter summarizing their interest and experience in entrepreneurship.

For more info and to apply visit: www.browntax.com/National-Founders-Undergraduate-Business-Student-Scholarship.shtml 

#2 – Working Parent College Scholarship

Sponsor: Job-Applications.com
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: August 15, 2020
Description: Scholarship is open to full and part-time students at an accredited U.S. post-secondary educational institution who are a US residential, parent of at least one minor child, and have worked an average of at least 12 hours for each of the previous four weeks at the time of applying.

For more info and to apply visit: www.job-applications.com/scholarships 

#3 – The Kaplan Group Annual Scholarship

Sponsor: The Kaplan Group
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: August 9, 2020
Description: Scholarship is open to students attending a two-year or four-year college or university in the United States, including graduate programs, who are studying Finance, Accounting, Law, Management, Entrepreneurship, Economics, or Business Administration. Applicant must have at least a 2.5 GPA.

For more info and to apply visit: www.kaplancollectionagency.com/scholarship

#4 – Capital Auto Auction Annual Scholarship

Sponsor: Capital Auction
Amount:
Up to $1,000
Deadline:
August 15, 2020
Description:
Scholarship is open to current undergraduate students majoring in a STEM field of study). Applicants must submit an essay sharing information about themselves and why they should be picked to win the scholarship.

For more info and to apply visit: www.capitalautoauction.com/about-us/scholarship 

#5 – Share Road Safety Scholarship

Sponsor: Capital Auction
Amount:
$1,500
Deadline:
August 15, 2020
Description:
Take a quiz to receive a customized digital road safety card (or one you can print). Then share the card with a friend to keep them safe while traveling to your favorite spots together when physical distancing guidelines are lifted.

For more info and to apply visit: https://www.dosomething.org/us/campaigns/oh-the-places-well-go  

#6 – Walmart Associate Scholarship

Sponsor: Walmart
Amount:
Up to $1,500
Closing Date:
August 31, 2020
Description:
Scholarship is open to students employed part-time or full-time with any division of Walmart for at least six consecutive months before the scholarship due date. 

For more info and to apply visit: http://programs.applyists.com/walmartassociate/ 

#7 – Achieve Today Scholarship

Sponsor: Achieve Today
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: August 31, 2020
Description: Scholarship is open to any current student of an accredited U.S. university or college. The applicant must submit a video OR essay on personal development or high performance.

For more info and to apply visit: www.achievetoday.com/scholarships 

#8 – College is Power (C.I.P) Scholarship

Sponsor: College is Power
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: August 31, 2020
Description: Scholarship is open to students age 17 years of age or older who plan to start a program of higher education within 12 months or who are currently enrolled in a program of higher education. The applicant must be a citizen or permanent resident of the United States.

For more info and to apply visit: http://www.collegeispower.com/scholarship.cfm

#9 – ExpressVPN Future of Privacy Scholarship

Sponsor: ExpressVPN
Amount: $5,000
Closing Date: August 31, 2020
Description: Scholarship is open to students enrolled in a high school, undergraduate school, or graduate school located in the United States. There is no age or citizenship requirement. Applicant must submit an essay on a given topic related to privacy.

For more info and to apply visit: www.expressvpn.com/expressvpn-scholarship

#10 – iVein Health & Wellness Scholarship

Sponsor: Intermountain Vein Center
Amount: $2,500
Closing Date: August 31, 2020
Description: Scholarship is open to current full-time undergraduate and graduate students attending an accredited U.S. university or college with a cumulative GPA of at least 3.4. The applicant must submit an essay on a given topic related to healthy lifestyles.

For more info and to apply visit: www.ivein.com/scholarship/ 

#11 – Discover Student Scholarship Award (Sweepstake)

Sponsor: Discover Bank
Amount: $5,000
Closing Date: August 31, 2020
Description: Students or parents will be randomly selected to win a $5,000 scholarship to help cover college expenses. Must be a US resident and be 16 years or older to win.

For more info and to apply visit: www.discover.com/student-loans/college-planning/scholarships/award 

#12 – Make Me Laugh Scholarship

Sponsor: Unigo
Amount: $1,500
Closing Date: August 31, 2020
Description: Must be a 14 years of age or older at time of application, a legal US resident and be a resident of one of the 50 United States or the District of Columbia. Applicant must describe a funny or embarrassing incident (fact or fiction), to make judges laugh. (250 words or less)

For more info and to apply visit: https://www.unigo.com/scholarships/our-scholarships/make-me-laugh-scholarship 

The following opportunities are being added this month because the applications are lengthy and have income level requirements.

#13 – The Gates Scholarship

Sponsor: The Gates Scholarship
Amount: The student will receive funding for the full cost of attendance that is not already covered by other financial aid and the expected family contribution, as determined by the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), or the methodology used by a student’s college or university.

Deadline: September 15, 2020
Description: The Gates Scholarship is a highly selective, last-dollar scholarship for exceptional, Pell-eligible, minority, high school seniors. 

For more info and to apply visit: www.thegatesscholarship.org/scholarship

#14 – National College Match

Sponsor: QuestBridge
Amount: Full four-year scholarship at partner colleges/universities
Deadline: Approximately September 27, 2020
Description: Are you a low-income high school senior who has excelled academically, but feels that the nation’s best colleges are financially out of reach? The QuestBridge National College Match can be your pathway to a top college. Through this college and scholarship application process, you can apply for free to the nation’s best colleges and be considered for early admission and a full four-year scholarship from the college.

For more info and to apply visit: www.questbridge.org/high-school-students/national-college-match 

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