Whether you’re a romantic poet, musical theatre songwriter, or a Mary Shelley-inspired horror writer, there’s a scholarship for you in this list.Yes, there are plenty of essay-based scholarships out there, but the ones here are unique because they are specifically catered to those with a passion for literature and writing in any and all forms.
You’ll also come across ones that give you the opportunity to deliver an impeccable operatic, jazz, a capella, or acting performance, with outstanding prizes such as being featured in a magazine and international travel.
Your college education doesn’t have to (and shouldn’t) end in the classroom. Many of the scholarships are in this list because they are coming from a seemingly unlikely source, are promoting an uncommon language, or want to help students travel to a unique destination. You’ll find scholarships here that will ask you to tell a story through visual arts like painting, drawing, photography, or filmmaking.
Even the more common degrees like business, communication, marketing, and management, have some not-so-common scholarships catered to them, from places you may not think to look at.
In this list, you’ll find contests, competitions, and more that will have you demonstrate your leadership and entrepreneurial skills, and/or interest in a specific area of business like grocery retail and real estate.
The scholarships here are for those who want to learn how to speak or already know an underrepresented language, or for those who want to travel, whether its Washington D. You can also get a chance to show the judges who you are through graphic, print, costume/fashion, or game design.
Get the most important tips and facts about applying for scholarships with this episode of the Yes College Podcast.For each scholarship, we’ve provided the sponsoring organization or company, the award amount, and a link directly to their application, making it easy for you to find and, more importantly, for it!While most of these scholarships are intended for use to pay for college, there are unique opportunities on the list for fellowships and alternative ways of furthering your knowledge of a field or subject.Use the links below to quickly navigate to a section that may apply to you.Each category outlines the types of scholarships you’ll find there.Scott is joined by the brilliant Jocelyn Paonita Pearson, founder of The Scholarship System, a site all about helping students (and families) find and get college scholarships. Access to a college education has never been more important for individuals and society!Our goal was to create a fantastic resource for students who want to make education a reality and highlight the great organizations sponsoring the scholarships.Whether it’s writing an essay about a creative topic, studying overseas, or pursing your love for chocolate, you’ll likely find a scholarship here that you never imagined actually exists.For our foodie and beverage lovers, you’ll be happy to know there are quite a few companies and organizations out there that appreciate your fondness for all things tasty by offering scholarships and awards.These awards vary depending by type of food or drink, and in some cases, diet and nutrition.