37 Scholarships with May Deadlines

dollar_flower_iStock_000005779382XSmallApril showers bring May…dollars? Well we sure hope so! With this huge list of scholarships expiring in May, we’re giving you 37 opportunities to score some money for college. Good luck!

American Adademy of Chefs College Scholarships
Deadline: May 1, 2013      Award: varies
Applicants must have the career goal of becoming a chef or pastry chef.

Directron.com College Scholarship Program
Deadline: May 1, 2013      Award: $200 – $800
Applicants must submit a piece of writing on a topic related to computer technology.

Swim with Mike Physically Challenged Athletes Scholarship
Deadline: May 1, 2013      Award: varies
Applicants must be student athletes who have sustained a life-changing accident or illness.

DutchCrafters Amish Furniture Heritage Scholarship
Deadline: May 1, 2013      Award: $500
Applicants must submit an essay about how they will draw upon their cultural heritage to shape their vocational inspirations, offer creative value to their future employers, and to serve their communities.

ScholarshipRed
Deadline: May 1, 2013      Award: $250
Applicants must be natural redheads.

Math-O-Vision Contest
Deadline: May 1, 2013      Award: $1,000 – $4,000
Applicants must create a four-minute video that shows the world of equations we live in.

Congressional Black Caucus Spouses Heineken USA Performing Arts Scholarship
Deadline: May 2, 2013      Award: $3,000
Applicants must be pursuing a career in the performing arts, including drama, music, dance, etc.

Congressional Black Caucus Spouses Visual Arts Scholarship
Deadline: May 2, 2013      Award: $3,000
Applicants must be pursuing a career in the visual arts.

NURSE Corps Scholarship Program
Deadline: May 2, 2013      Award: varies
Applicants must be enrolled in a professional nursing degree program.

Dish Systems Essay Scholarship
Deadline: May 3, 2013      Award: $1,000
Applicants must submit an essay about one of four given topics related to media, censorship, or the internet.

The Greek Tweak Annual Scholarship
Deadline: May 10, 2013      Award: $1,500
Applicants must be active members of a Greek-lettered organization.

Educate It Forward ELL Hispanic Heritage Scholarship
Deadline: May 14, 2013      Award: $1,000
Applicants must be ELL students of Hispanic descent.

National Collegiate Cancer Foundation Scholarship
Deadline: May 15, 2013      Award: $1,000
Applicants must be cancer survivors or current cancer patients.

Samsung High School Student Scholarship Program
Deadline: May 15, 2013      Award: $1,000
Applicants must submit an essay on a given topic related to technology and the future.

ThanksUSA Scholarship
Deadline: May 15, 2013      Award: $3,000
Applicants must be dependents or spouses of US military service personnel.

Heinlein Society Scholarship
Deadline: May 15, 2013      Award: $500
Applicants must be majoring in engineering, math, physical science, or science fiction as literature.

Jane Austen Society of North America Essay Contest
Deadline: May 15, 2013      Award: $250 – $1,000
Applicants must submit an essay about a topic related to Jane Austen’s “Pride & Prejudice.”

Levitt Comninos Carlotti Foundation Scholarship
Deadline: May 15, 2013      Award: $1,000 – $4,000
Applicants must have a terminally ill or deceased parent.

FMAA Scholarship Program
Deadline: May 24, 2013      Award: $1,000
Applicants must submit a short video explaining what the American flag means to them.

I’m First Scholarship
Deadline: May 24, 2013      Award: $2,000
Applicants must be first-generation college students.

Design-A-Sign Scholarship Contest
Deadline: May 24, 2013      Award: $100 – $1,000
Applicants must create a sign that represents their dreams and goals.

B. Davis Scholarship
Deadline: May 27, 2013      Award: $1,000
Applicants must submit an essay on a topic related to societal issues.

1800wheelchair.com Scholarship
Deadline: May 30, 2013      Award: $500
Applicants must submit a poem on the theme of overcoming a personal challenge.

AmeriGlide Achiever Scholarship
Deadline: May 31, 2013      Award: $2,500
Applicants must use a manual or electric wheelchair or mobility scooter.

A Voice for Animals Contest
Deadline: May 31, 2013      Award: $200 – $750
Applicants must have participated in projects that promote the humane treatment of animals.

MyBookBuyer.com Textbooks for a Year Scholarship
Deadline: May 31, 2013      Award: $250 – $1,250
Applicants must submit an essay about an author they greatly admire.

Yes! Grace Rocks, Inc. Scholarship
Deadline: May 31, 2013      Award: $500
Applicants must be majoring in speech therapy, physical therapy, occupational therapy, special education, or nursing.

“Launch Your Dreams” Scholarship Competition
Deadline: May 31, 2013      Award: $2,500
Applicants must be a US veteran or the spouse or children of a US veteran.

Chely Wright LIKE ME Scholarship
Deadline: May 31, 2013      Award: $1,250
Applicants must have actively advocated for LGBT issues.

Abercrombie & Fitch Future Leaders Scholarship
Deadline: May 31, 2013      Award: $1,000
Applicants must be pursuing a degree in business.

Fraser Institute Essay Contest
Deadline: May 31, 2013      Award: $500 – $1,000
Applicants must submit an essay on a given topic related to the “war on drugs.”

Samsung Superhero Competition
Deadline: May 31, 2013      Award: $500
Applicants must portray a historical character in a digital video.

PBA/NCA Minerva Beauty Scholarship
Deadline: May 31, 2013      Award: $1,000
Applicants must be enrolled in a cosmetology program.

Art Renewal Center Scholarship Competition
Deadline: May 31, 2013      Award: varies
Applicants must be pursuing a career as an artist.

Kevin Dare “Life…Back on Track” Scholarship
Deadline: May 31, 2013      Award: varies
Applicants must be student athletes who have suffered a debilitating injury or illness.

Out of the Easy College Scholarship Essay Contest
Deadline: May 31, 2013      Award: $5,000
Applicants must submit an essay in response to a Charles Dickens quote.

Power Poetry “Slam What You Will” Scholarship
Deadline: May 31, 2013      Award: $1,000
Applicants must submit an original poem.

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Original Post Date: April 11th, 2013

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