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17 Scholarships with January Deadlines

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For a lot of us, it’s getting to be that time of year when all we want to do is sit inside and cozy up underneath a fuzzy blanket with a cup of hot cocoa. Why not take advantage of that time and apply for some scholarships?! Our team has put together a lovely list of scholarships that are expiring in January. Check ‘em out below!

 

Sophia L. Gokey Scholarship Award

Deadline: January 2      Award: $1,000
Must have been challenged with a significant roadblock or setback.

John F. Kennedy Profile in Courage Essay Contest

Deadline: January 5      Award: $500 – $10,000
Must write an essay on the topic of political courage.

Ron Brown Scholar Program

Deadline: January 9      Award: $10,000
Must be African American high school seniors.

Burger King Scholars Program

Deadline: January 10      Award: $1,000 – $25,000
Must be high school seniors with a 2.5 GPA.

GE – Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program

Deadline: January 10      Award: $10,000
Must demonstrate the attributes of leadership, drive, integrity, and citizenship.

Asian & Pacific Islander American Scholarship Fund Scholarship

Deadline: January 11      Award: $2,500 – $8,000
Must be of Asian and/or Pacific Islander ethnicity.

Point Foundation Scholarship Program

Deadline: January 14      Award: $10,000
Must be involved in the LGBTQ community.

Dell Scholars Program

Deadline: January 15      Award: $20,000
Must have participated in an approved college readiness program.

Ronald Reagan College Leaders Scholarship Program

Deadline: January 15      Award: $1,000 – $10,000
Must demonstrate leadership on behalf of the cause of freedom, American values, and constitutional principles.

Washington Crossing Foundation Scholarship

Deadline: January 15      Award: $500 – $5,000
Must be planning careers of service to the United States in a local, state, or federal government.

BMW/SAE Engineering Scholarship

Deadline: January 15      Award: $1,500
Must plan to major in engineering or a related science degree program.

Gates Millennium Scholars Program

Deadline: January 16      Award: $10,000
Must be minorities who meet Federal Pell Grant eligibility criteria.

Create-A-Greeting-Card Scholarship Contest

Deadline: January 16      Award: $10,000
Must create and submit a photo, artwork, or computer graphic for the front of a greeting card.

Gulen Institute Youth Platform Essay Contest

Deadline: January 18      Award: $50 – $3,000
Must submit a research-based essay on a topic related to the theme, “Hospitality in the Global Village.”

Ritchie-Jennings Memorial Scholarship

Deadline: January 18      Award: $1,000 – $10,000
Must be majoring in accounting, business administration, finance, or criminal justice.

National ACT High School Poster Contest

Deadline: January 21      Award: $1,000 – $5,000
Must create an original poster that encourages students to take the ACT test.

DuPont Challenge Science Essay Competition

Deadline: January 31      Award: $200 – $5,000
Must submit an essay on a science-related topic.

Head on over to Cappex to discover even more scholarships that you could apply for. Good luck!