Hillview Prep's Ultimate Guide For Scholarships
A Resource To Find Scholarships For High School and College
- Facebook Grace Hopper Scholarship
This unique scholarship program will be awarded to 50 women excelling in Computer Science. Each recipient will have the opportunity not only to attend the Celebration, but to spend valuable days before the conference with Facebook engineers learning, collaborating, and preparing for the conference.
- Disney ABC Writing Program
For over 25 years, the Disney | ABC Writing Program has been lauded as one of the most successful writer programs in the entertainment industry. The one-year program is the only program of its kind sanctioned by the Writers Guild of America, West (WGAW). The program has launched the careers of many writers, including: Maria Jacquemetton (Mad Men); Jane Espenson (Once Upon A Time); Saladin K. Patterson (Psych); Bryan Oh (Chicago Fire); George Mastras (Breaking Bad); and Veena Sud (The Killing).
Writers become employees of Disney│ABC Television Group (DATG) and will be paid a weekly salary of $961.54 ($50,000 annualized) plus any applicable benefits for which they are eligible in accordance with the then-current Company benefits. The one-year program begins in February and ends in February of the following year.
- Delete Cyberbullying Scholarship
In an effort to get students committed to the cause of deleting cyberbullying, the Delete Cyberbullying Scholarship Award is for high school, college and graduate student -- a $1,000 scholarship to help cover educational expenses.
Answer ONE of the following questions in 500 words or less. Option 1: "Why is it important to work to delete cyberbullying?" Option 2: "How has cyberbullying personally affected you?"
- John W. Kluge Fellowship (Library of Congress)
The John W. Kluge Center at the Library of Congress invites qualified scholars to conduct research at the Kluge Center using the Library of Congress collections and resources for a period of four to eleven months. Scholars who have received a terminal advanced degree within the past seven years in the humanities, social sciences or in a professional field such as architecture or law are eligible. Fellowships are awarded for periods from four to eleven months at a stipend of $4,200 per month for residential research at the Library of Congress.
- Seton Hall University Pirates Pitch Competition
Do you dream of starting a business? If so, check this out. The Seton Hall University offers the annual Pirates Pitch Competition that is sponsored by the Center for Entrepreneurial Studies. The contest is open to all undergraduate and graduate matriculated students who are enrolled full-time or part-time at Seton Hall University. In Pirates Pitch, student teams will compete for more than $10,000 in prizes and business services. The winning team will receive $6,000, plus legal, marketing and other business services, to launch or grow its business. The runner-up team will receive $3,500, plus business services. There will also be an “Audience Choice” prize of $500 for the most popular finalist business idea.
- The Great American Backyard Giveaway
As summer gets under way, backyards across the nation will be filled with the smell of the grill and the sounds of laughter as friends and family get together to eat and have fun. Let America’s Most Trusted® Home Builder help you create a backyard oasis, perfect for making summertime memories. One grand prize winner will receive $15,000 to create the ultimate backyard escape. Enter for your chance to win our national backyard giveaway!
- Arizona Milk Producers Scholarship
For nearly 50 years, Arizona dairy farmers have been offering students the chance to win scholarship money through their milk mustache photo contest. With 99 farms right here in Arizona, the farmers are not only committed to offering farm-fresh, high-quality milk to families but to helping Arizona students with their education. Simply take a picture of your best milk mustache for the chance to win. Make sure a dairy product (milk, cheese, yogurt) is visible along with your mustache. You could win $12,000 in scholarship.
- DevTeam.Space STEM Scholarships
A $1,000 scholarship to be used towards your educational and professional development goals. You can spend this on anything from coding boot camps to online programming courses, textbooks etc.
- Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship
The Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship is a highly selective scholarship for the nation’s top community college students seeking to complete their bachelor’s degrees at 4-year colleges or universities. Community college sophomores and recent graduates are eligible for this scholarship. Through the program, the applicant has an opportunity to receive scholarship fund to complete their bachelor’s degree, as well as opportunities for internships, study abroad, and graduate school funding. Community college sophomores and recent graduates are eligible for this scholarship. Receive up to $40,000 per year to complete your bachelor's degree, as well as opportunities for internships, study abroad, and graduate school funding.
- Nickelodeon Animation Scholarship: $25,000
Are you ready to win a $25,000 animation scholarship? Nickelodeon and the Get Schooled Foundation have teamed up to award one skilled and innovative animator by creating an original animated short. The scholarship will give the brightest up and perfect opportunity for the animators to achieve their dreams.
- Terra Foundation of American Art: $22,000
Terra Foundation Research Travel Grants provide support for research on topics concerning American art and visual culture prior to 1980. These grants enable scholars outside the United States to consult resources and visit collections within the United States. The foundation only accepts proposals from doctoral students, postdoctoral and senior scholars outside the United States.
- United States Rhodes Scholarships (International)
The Rhodes Scholarships are the oldest and most celebrated international fellowship awards in the world. Each year 32 young students from the United States are selected as Rhodes Scholars. Rhodes Trust is a global organization and they use their deep connections across the world to bring together people of different backgrounds and viewpoints. They encourage them to openly debate, challenge each other’s thinking and generate new ideas. The Rhodes scholarship will provide all tuition fees (such as matriculation, tuition, and certain other set charges), plus a maintenance stipend.
- The Elysium Scholars Program: $40,000
The Elysium Scholars program will award up to five renewable $10,000 scholarships each year to high school seniors in the five boroughs of New York City. Winners must plan to enroll in a full-time undergraduate program and demonstrate an interest in pursuing a scientific field of study, including biology, chemistry, political science, and many others.
"We believe that encouraging young people to pursue a career in any scientific field is a critical step toward future breakthroughs and innovations that may have a meaningful impact on the overall health of our society," says Leonard Guarente, PhD, Elysium's chief scientific officer and director of the Glenn Laboratory for the Science of Aging Research at MIT. For more details email email@example.com. [Note: the info is not on the website as of October 2017.]
- The Thiel Fellowship: $100,000
The Thiel Fellowship gives $100,000 to young people who want to build new things instead of sitting in a classroom.