List of college scholarships compiled by the Discus Awards

College Scholarships: 2014-2015 Academic Year

Everyone appreciates a scholarship for college.  But with so many out there and other high schools students competing for the same ones, it can be tough to find scholarships that are right for you.

To make your life a little easier, the Discus Awards has created a list of available college scholarships.  The Discus Awards' List of College Scholarships is constantly updated, provides eligibility information, lets you know the application deadline, and even how much scholarship money you could win.

Featured Scholarships:

ScholarshipPoints.com Scholarships

Eligibility: Scholarships for high school freshmen, sophomores, juniors and seniors, undergraduate, graduate, and continuing education students.

Deadline: November 30, 2014

Amount: Up to $10,000

$2,000 CaptainU Student-Athlete Scholarship

Eligibility: Scholarship for all student-athletes graduating high school in 2015 or later who plan to attend a 4-year college.

Deadline: December 31, 2014

Amount: $2,000


Academic Year 2014-2015 Scholarships:

CollegeWeekLive Scholarship Giveaway

Eligibility: Scholarship high school students who log into a CollegeWeekLive account, and visit 3 or more school pages during the Virtual College Fair on November 13th.

Deadline: November 30, 2014

Amount: $2,500

Behind the Curtain Poetry Slam Scholarship

Eligibility: Scholarships for current or former high schoool students who are 25 years or younger. Become a Power Poet and write a poem about one of the following questions: Do you hide behind a curtain, or a mask of sorts? Who are you internally versus the person you present to everyone else?

Deadline: November 30, 2014

Amount: $1,000

FastWeb Refer A Friend Scholarship

Eligibility: Scholarships for high school students, undergraduate students, and graduate students.

Deadline: November 30, 2014

Amount: $500

$2,000 "No Essay" College Scholarship

Eligibility: Scholarship for current students and those planning to enroll within 12 months.

Deadline: November 30, 2014

Amount: $2,000

$500 "Define Yourself" Scholarship

Eligibility: Scholarship for high school seniors, college freshmen, sophomores and juniors who plan on attending a 4 year college in fall 2013 and register on the site above.

Deadline: November 30, 2014

Amount: $500

TicketCity Annual College Scholarship Program

Eligibility: Scholarships for college freshmen, sophomores, and juniors, who are currently enrolled in an accredited university, and have a GPA of 2.5 or higher. Students must write a short essay (500-800 words), and submit a picture or video showing off their game-day spirit.

Deadline: December 1, 2014

Amount: $2,500

Book Marketing Scholarship Program

Eligibility: Scholarship for high school and college students who write the best essay on persuasive writing.

Deadline: December 1, 2014

Amount: $1,000

AFA Teens Video Scholarship Competition

Eligibility: Scholarships for high school and college students between the ages of 13 and 19, who submit an autobiography and a video of two minutes or less about a meaningful moment in their life related to Alzheimer's Disease.

Deadline: December 1, 2014

Amount: Up to $500

We the Students Scholarship Essay Contest

Eligibility: Scholarship for high school students between the ages of 14 and 19 years old, who write an essay in 800 words or fewer about the following question: "Since you were born, has America moved closer to or further away from the ideals outlined in the Declaration of Independence?"

Deadline: December 5, 2014

Amount: Up to $5,000

Musical Mix-Up Scholarship for Autism Awareness

Eligibility: Scholarship for high school students who play musical chairs in their school cafeteria at launch and submit a photo of the activity to DoSomething.org. No minimum GPA required.

Deadline: December 9, 2014

Amount: $10,000

Burger King Scholars Program

Eligibility: Scholarships for high school seniors who have a minimum 2.5 GPA and plan to enroll in a two - or four - year college, university, or vocational school.

Deadline: December 15, 2014

Amount: Up to $50,000

Foot Locker Scholar Athletes Scholarship Program

Eligibility: Scholarships for high school seniors who are student athletes with a minimum GPA of 3.0.

Deadline: December 15, 2014

Amount: 20 $1,000 Scholarships

Imagine America Foundation Scholarship

Eligibility: Scholarships for high school seniors and recent graduates who are planning to enroll in a career college. Minimum 2.5 GPA required, along with financial need and meaningful community service experience.

Deadline: December 31, 2014

Amount: $1,000


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