List of college scholarships compiled by the Discus Awards

Best List of College Scholarships

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: August 31, 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: September 30, 2014

Amount: $2,000


Late Deadline Scholarships:

FastWeb Refer A Friend Scholarship

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

Deadline: August 31, 2014

Amount: $500

$2,000 "No Essay" College Scholarship

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

Deadline: August 31, 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: August 31, 2014

Amount: $500


2014-2015 Scholarships:

Voice of Democracy Scholarship Essay Contest

Eligibility: Scholarships for high school students in grades 9-12 on November 1, 2014. Applicants must write an essay about "Why Veterans are Important to our Nation's History and Future", and the record themselves reading their essay. The recording must be between 3-5 minutes long.

Deadline: November 1, 2014

Amount: Up to $30,000

Patriot's Pen Scholarship Essay Contest

Eligibility: Scholarships for middle school students in grades 6-8 on November 1, 2014. Applicants must write an essay between 300-400 words about "Why I Appreciate America's Veterans".

Deadline: November 1, 2014

Amount: Up to $5,000


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