36 Scholarships Expiring in December

 

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Are you thankful for Cappex? Well we sure are thankful for you! To show you how much we appreciate you, we’ve put together this huge list of scholarship opportunities with deadlines in December. So be sure to take a few breaks in between all the turkey eating and shopping to apply for a few of these scholarships. Good luck!

1. Ashley Soule Conroy Foundation Scholarship

Deadline: December 1      Award: $3,000
Applicants must be planning to participate in full-time study abroad for at least one semester.

2. Jack Kent Cooke Young Artist Award

Deadline: December 1      Award: $10,000
Applicants must be classical musicians, vocalists, and composers.

3. FRA Americanism Essay Contest

Deadline: December 1      Award: $1,000 – $2,500
Applicants must submit an essay on the topic, “The Bill of Rights and Me.”

4. NRA Civil Rights Defense Fund Essay Contest

Deadline: December 1      Award: $100 – $1,000
Applicants must submit an essay on the topic, “The Second Amendment to the Constitution: Why is it important to our nation?”

5. AFA Teens Video Competition

Deadline: December 1      Award: $250 – $500
Applicants must submit an autobiography and create an artistic or documentary video related to Alzheimer’s disease.

6. Coca-Cola Community College Academic Team Program

Deadline: December 2      Award: $1,000 – $2,500
Applicants must be enrolled at a community college.

7. Dr. Robert H. Goddard Scholarship

Deadline: December 2      Award: $10,000
Applicants must be pursuing studies in science or engineering.

8. Google Anita Borg Memorial Scholarship

Deadline: December 2      Award: $10,000
Applicants must be women majoring in computer science, computer engineering, or a closely related technical field. 

9. Generation Google Scholarship

Deadline: December 2      Award: $10,000
Applicants must be pursuing a bachelor’s degree in computer science, computer engineering, software engineering, or a related field, and belong to an underrepresented group in computer science (African American, Hispanic, American Indian, women, or students with disabilities).

10. Google Lime Scholarship Program

Deadline: December 2      Award: $5,000 – $10,000
Applicants must have a disability and be pursuing a degree in computer science, computer engineering, or a closely related technical field. 

11. Love Your Body Poster Contest

Deadline: December 2      Award: $100 – $350
Applicants must design and create a poster for the Love Your Body Campaign.

12. Elie Wiesel Prize in Ethnics Essay Contest

Deadline: December 2      Award: $500 – $5,000
Applicants must write an essay on a topic related to ethics.

13. Stephen J. Brady STOP Hunger Scholarships

Deadline: December 5      Award: $5,000
Applicants must demonstrate ongoing commitment to their community by performing unpaid volunteer services impacting hunger in the United States.

14. Center for Alcohol Policy Essay Contest

Deadline: December 5      Award: $1,000 – $5,000
Applicants must submit an essay on a topic related to the 21st amendment.

15. Elks National Foundation Most Valuable Student Award

Deadline: December 6      Award: $1,000 – $12,500
Applicants must demonstrate scholarship, leadership, and financial need.

16. Letters About Literature Competition

Deadline: December 10 Award: $200 – $1,000
Applicants must write and submit a letter addressed to the author of a book of their choice.

17. Dr Pepper Tuition Giveaway

Deadline: December 13      Award: $2,500 – $100,000
Applicants must submit an original video explaining why they deserve the award.

18. Youth Free Expression Project Film Contest

Deadline: December 13      Award: $250 – $1,000
Applicants must submit a short film addressing the topic, “Video games in the cross hairs.”

19. Stuff You Can’t Say to Your Teacher Scholarship Slam

Deadline: December 13      Award: $1,000
Applicants must submit an original poem about what they would like to see changed in their classroom or school.

20. HSF General College Scholarship Program

Deadline: December 15      Award: $1,000 – $5,000
Applicants must be of Hispanic heritage.

21. Young Patriots Essay Contest

Deadline: December 15      Award: $2,000 – $5,000
Applicants must submit an essay on a topic related to the government and economic prosperity.

22. AXA Achievement Scholarship

Deadline: December 15      Award: $10,000 – $20,000
Applicants must be demonstrate ambition and self-drive as evidenced by outstanding achievement in school, community, or work activities.

23. QuickshipToner.com Student Scholarship

Deadline: December 15      Award: $1,500
Applicants must submit an essay on a given topic related to printing or the printing industry.

24. SMART Scholarship

Deadline: December 16      Award: $25,000 – $41,000
Applicants must be pursuing a degree in a science, technology, engineering, or math (STEM) discipline.

25. The Christophers Video Contest for College Students

Deadline: December 16, 2013      Award: $100 – $2,000
Applicants must submit an original film or video that communicates the message and mission of the Christophers’ belief that one person can make a difference

26. NFIB Young Entrepreneur Awards

Deadline: December 18      Award: $1,000 – $10,000
Applicants must own and operate their own small business.

27. Gulen Institute Youth Platform Essay Contest

Deadline: December 20      Award: $50 – $3,000
Applicants must submit a research-based essay on a given topic.

28. Ronald McDonald House Charities/HACER Scholarships

Deadline: December 20      Award: $25,000
Applicants must have at least one parent of Hispanic heritage.

29. LowVARates.com Military College Scholarship

Deadline: December 30      Award: $2,500
Applicants must be military students and children of military members serving in a branch of the US Armed Forces.

31. Girls Impact the World Film Festival Scholarship

Deadline: December 30      Award: Varies
Applicants must submit a film that raises awareness about current issues affecting women and girls and/or proposes solutions to current challenges faced by women.

32. Anne Ford Scholarship

Deadline: December 31      Award: $2,500
Applicants must have a learning disability.

33. Car Accident Injury Survivor Scholarship

Deadline: December 31      Award: $500
Applicants must have sustained injuries from a car or truck accident.

34. Alice Madden Barton Scholarship

Deadline: December 31      Award: Varies
Applicants must be pursuing a career in cosmetology and/or barbering.

35. Dream Deferred Essay Contest

Deadline: December 31      Award: $500 – $2,000
Applicants must submit an essay on a given topic related to civil rights in the Middle East.

36. Best Price Nutrition & Health Scholarship

Deadline: December 31      Award: $1,000 
Applicants must fill out a survey about health and fitness goals.

Looking for even more scholarships? We’ve got ‘em! Create your free profile on Cappex to check them out today.

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Original Post Date: November 12th, 2013

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