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Scholarship List

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Accounting Degree Scholarships from

It provides up-to-date information on 100+ privately funded awards available to college students. It contains detailed information on the awards that are available from private sources such as foundations, corporations, and religious and civic organizations

Acne Gone Scholarship

Deadline: May 31, 2019.

Acne Gone is an organization that believes the power of paying it forward, and that includes helping others get a good education. Our organization knows what it’s like to be faced with challenges in life, both professionally and personally, and would like to contribute to help others be prepared for whatever life may throw at them. We are excited to announce we will be awarding one lucky student with a $1,000 scholarship. This scholarship can be used towards student’s college tuition, board, supplies and books.

AI Technolabs Game Development Scholarship

Deadline: May 15, 2019.

At AI Technolabs, they are offering a $1000 scholarship which is available to college students of all majors who are enrolled or been accepted who has a cumulative GPA of at 3.0 scale or university within the United States of American and Canada. Applicants must be pursuing an undergraduate degree for the following areas of study: Computer Engineering, Computer Science or IT.

AI Technolabs Visual Art Scholarship

Deadline: May 15, 2019.

At AI Technolabs, they are offering a $1000 scholarship which is available to college students of all majors who are enrolled or been accepted who has a cumulative GPA of at 3.0 scale or university within the United States of American and Canada. Applicants must be pursuing an undergraduate degree for the following areas of study: Art, Graphic Design, Visual Communication and Creative Advertising course.

All Nursing Schools – Nursing Scholarship Resource

Multiple deadlines: See website. provides nursing scholarships links to 20 of most popular nursing scholarships links.

AutohausAZ Scholarship

Deadline: March 15, 2019.

At AutohausAZ, they believe that every young adult should be given the opportunity for a bright and successful future by attending the university or college of his or her choice. Therefore, this is why they have decided to give all interested students the chance to apply and win cash (1st place $1000, 2nd place $500, and 3rd place $250) towards their education with our AutohausAZ Scholarship Essay. The AutohausAZ Scholarship Essay is available to all students who are currently enrolled, or in the process of enrolling to an accredited college or university in the U.S. To enter, eligible students will be required to submit an essay by the chosen deadline.

The Berkowitz & Myer Scholarship

Deadline: January 15, 2019.

The legal professionals at Berkowitz & Myer realize that education is the foundation to a successful career, but may not be financially feasible for students and their families. For this reason, Berkowitz & Myer is proud to announce an annual $1,000 Scholarship Essay Contest. Applicant must be planning to enroll in an accredited United States College or University during the 2018-2019 academic year.

BooKoo Scholarship

Deadline: Fall semesters - July 1, Spring semesters - December 1.

To qualify you must attend an accredited college or university (or be a graduating high school senior) and submit a completed application.

Business Degree Scholarships from

It provides up-to-date information on 100+ privately funded awards available to college students. It contains detailed information on the awards that are available from private sources such as foundations, corporations, and religious and civic organizations

Cobell Scholarships

Multiple deadlines: See website.

Cobell Scholarship opportunities are open and available. Opportunities are updated year-round

Crush the CPA Exam Scholarship

Deadline: November 30, annually.

Crush The CPA Exam is dedicated to helping candidates apply, study for and pass the CPA exam and there’s no better way to accomplish this than to offer a scholarship program to help finance your exam and study materials. Crush the CPA Exam is offering a $1,000 reimbursement of NASBA fees plus a Wiley CPAexel Platinum Review Course. Applicant must be an actively enrolled college student in the last semester of obtaining your account degree or a recent graduate with a final cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher who plans on taking the CPA Exam.

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Discover Health Admin Resource

Multiple deadlines: See website.

Discover Health Admin website is complied of multiple scholarship resources that are specifically for students wanting to go into a field of Healthcare Administration.

Enterprise Painters Scholarship

Deadline: May 1, 2019.

The removal of lead paint requires specialized knowledge to ensure the lead dust is not spread throughout the home. Furthermore, all state and local laws must be followed during the process. Finally, protective gear must be worn by all who are working on this task to ensure their health is not negatively impacted. Enterprise Painters works with clients in need of lead paint removal to ensure no further harm is done to the occupants of the home or office and is offering a $500 scholarship to one individual who can discuss this important topic and its impact on America. Lead paint has been used to paint many things including painting kitchen cabinets. or for exterior house painting.

Fairfax Kitchen Bath Scholarship

Deadline: August 1, 2019.

Fairfax Kitchen Bath is a family owned and operated business licensed and registered in the Commonwealth of Virginia. This company specializes in all aspects of remodeling, ensuring clients achieve results that exceed expectations at every turn. Having received several awards and recognition in the past, this company is considered an industry leader and client-favorite for individuals in the surrounding areas. Fairfax Kitchen is offering a $500 Scholarship that will be awarded to an applicant who writes the best essay on the topic of how building a house (or any structure) is similar to building a career.

Financial Futures Scholarship by

Deadline: July 31, annually. is offering the Financial Futures Scholarship of $1,000 to future and current college students majoring in Business, Accounting, Finance, Mathematics, Management, and others preparing for a career in the personal finance industry.

Financial Resources and Scholarships for Students With Disabilities

Multiple Applications and Deadlines: Please see website.

Outside of federal and state financial resources for college students with disabilities, many large organizations offer scholarships exclusively for this group. Often, they merely require an application. This page highlights a few.

Hawaiʻi Community Foundation

Deadline: See application.

Recipients must be Hawaiʻi residents; demonstrate financial need; attend an accredited 2-or 4-year college or university as an undergraduate or graduate student; be enrolled full-time; maintain a 2.7 GPA (unless otherwise stated).

Headphones Encyclopedia Annual Scholarship Program

Deadline: October 15, annually. is a new blog created to provide information about the best headphones on the market, the different types of headphones and review of the best headphones. is offering a $1,500 scholarship to students passionate about writing and spreading knowledge.

Herrmann Law Scholarship

Deadline: June 1, 2019.

Everyone deserves a top-quality education, but unfortunately, finances put it out of reach for some. High expenses mean that thousands of students can’t pursue their dream of higher education. However, with Herrmann Law’s scholarship program, those dreams are becoming more attainable for some. For 2019, the firm is giving a $500 scholarship to one lucky and deserving student.

Hilo Orchid Society Scholarship

Deadline: April 17, 2019.

The Hilo Orchid Society strives to extend the knowledge, production, and appreciation of orchids. This goal is evident in HOS support of students in Agriculture and Natural Science major programs at University of Hawaiʻi at Hilo who hold academic goals that will promote and foster future development of the Hawaiʻi orchid industry. This scholarship was established to honor Yasuji Takasaki, a pioneer in orchid culture on Hawaiʻi Island, who strongly believed in the power of a college education and made many valuable contributions to the Hilo Orchid Society. The completed application packet (PDF) must postmarked by April 17, 2019.

HR Scholarship

Deadline: February 28, 2019.

The founder and staff at are committed to improving and evolving the human resources field. Through this scholarship award, the Orlando-based company hopes to recognize and reward a student that shares that drive and commitment for HR.

Hunting for Conversation Scholarship

Deadline: September 31, 2019.

Point Optics created the Hunting for Conversation Scholarship in attempt to increase deer awareness and management and is giving away a $1000 to a student who submits the best well researched and written essay.

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iHeartRaves Scholarship

Deadline: March 1, 2019 and September 1, 2019.

iHeartRaves mission is to inspire individual creativity and expression through fashion at festivals and beyond. As a brand, it is important to us to participate in, nurture, and promote the EDM culture that has inspired us. Our community is special, and means something to each and every one of us here on the iHeartRaves team.

iSeeCars Future Entrepreneurs Scholarship

Deadline: March 31, annually. is offering one $1,000 non-renewable scholarship. Recipients must be enrolled full-time at an accredited 4-year college. Entering freshman, undergraduate and graduate students currently enrolled in an accredited U.S. college can apply.

InsureSTAT Scholarship

Deadline: February 12, 2019

InsureSTAT, the leading online provider of physician disability insurance, is pleased to announce the launch of a scholarship essay contest. The team at InsureSTAT is committed to helping students achieve their educational goals, and look forward to contributing to their academic future. To be eligible, applicants must be U.S. citizens currently enrolled in an accredited American 2- or 4-year university or college, and must have at least a 2.5 GPA.

Japanese Community Association of Hawaiʻi

Deadline: April 12, 2019

The Japanese Community Association of Hawaiʻi (UCAH) traces its origins to 1971, when a committee was formed by the Japanese Chamber of Commerce & Industry of Hawaiʻi with the purpose of perpetuating the Japanese culture and maintaining good relationships with Japan through the Consul-General's office in Honolulu. The organization received its official charter in 1974 as the Hawaiʻi Island Japanese Community Association. In 1999, the corporation formally changed its name to Japanese Community Association of Hawaiʻi.

Graduating high school seniors from East Hawaiʻi (Waimea-Naalehu) who plan to major or minor in Japanese Studies are encouraged to download the JCA Hawaiʻi Scholarship Application form.

The John Foy & Associates Strong Arm Leukemia Scholarship

Deadline: July 15, 2019.

The John Foy & Associates is a law firm that specializes in personal injury cases and other related cases. Applicants must meet this criteria: You or a loved one have been affected by leukemia and enrolled in an accredited college or university as an undergraduate student, graduate student, or are incoming freshman at an accredited institution in the United States.

Kamehameha Schools

Multiple deadlines: See application.

Recipients must be a Hawaiʻi resident at the time of application submission; enrolled as a full-time student; be a classified, degree-seeking student at an accredited educational institution in the U.S. as recognized by KS; have financial need as demonstrated by a completed College Scholarship Services CSS/PROFILE online application and KS recognized cost of attendance of your school; meet maximum funding guidelines.

Kemper Medical Inc Scholarship

Deadline: June 1, 2019.

Kemper Medical serves as one of the world’s leading distributors of premium medical supplies and does so with the help of an outstanding customer service team. All products supplied by the company are brand-name and first-quality, yet the prices remain lower than seen with competitors. The razor-thin margin helps to ensure patients have access to affordable health care services. However, more work needs to be done to bring these costs down. To help ensure every individual has access to affordable health care, Kemper Medical will be offering a $500 scholarship to the person who offers unique ways to reduce the cost of medical supplies while still offering high-quality products to health care organizations.

Kirker Davis Scholarship

Deadline: June 30, annually.

At Kirker Davis, they understand the value of higher education and support others furthering their education and pursuing their dreams. In an effort to support these educational opportunities, Kirker Davis has established an annual Scholarship of $1000 to help offset the costs of higher education for an individual currently enrolled in a College or University.

Kona Ocean Center

Deadline: April 10, 2019.

This is the first scholarship offered by Kona Ocean Center, a new non-profit in Kailua Kona, HI. The Kona Ocean Center focuses on individuals who are interested in our ocean and the marine life within. Our scholarship is meant to help financially those who wish to complete a degree at UH- Hilo in Marine Science. Funds are to be paid directly to the school for tuition, and some other qualified expenses such as books, supplies and other qualified educational expenses may be paid directly to the student with proper verifiable receipts. This is a $500. scholarship and we are offering 2 of them at this time. View the Kona Ocean Center scholarship application (PDF) for the application.

Lowenberg & Kumar Scholarship

Deadline: November 1st, annually

Every year, Lowenberg & Kumar offers a $1,000 scholarship to students pursuing their post-secondary education at a college or trade school. We believe that by encouraging students to advance their education beyond high school we can improve communities as these individuals enter the workforce, better educated and better prepared to give back to their own community.

Maxim Law Social Justice Scholarship

Deadline: Fall semesters - June 1, 2018, Spring semesters - November 1, 2018.

The Maxim Law Scholarship is awarded two times per year in the amount of $500. The scholarship is not a needs-based scholarship. Applicants must be accepted into an accredited college in the U.S. and be interested in pursuing a college degree in social justice, immigration rights, civil rights, anti-harassment, gender, and women’s studies, or other programs that advance justice for all people.

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National Bio-Care Scholarship

Deadline: June 1, 2019.

At National Bio-CARE, they work with a wide variety of clients in healthcare professions, and they place a high value on public health. They appreciate the contributions of healthcare workers like doctors, pharmacists, nurses, medical technicians, nursing assistants, and many others so they are offering a $500 scholarship to a student who is planning to enter the medical field at any level. Applicants must be at least 16 years of age and hold a GED or high school diploma and must be accepted by or currently attending any accredited two-year or four-year College in the U.S. College Financial Aid for Soldiers, Veterans, and Their Families

Multiple deadlines: See application.

Military branches and non-profits provide active duty service members, veterans, and their family members with ample funding opportunities for college. Funding and training for current personnel are usually designed to help you complete a certificate or degree program around your military schedule. Veterans have access to monthly school funding up to $1,500 per month and career development training. Spouses and children of service members and veterans are often eligible for tuition, educational supply assistance and child-care aid. Financial Aid and Scholarships for Minority Students

Multiple deadlines: See application.

Historically, minority students have faced confounding factors leading to difficulties entering and finishing college. Disparities in wealth, health and parental education, among others, make it challenging to afford high cost tuition. A lack of higher education inhibits a student's ability to be competitive in the job market, lowering their chances of earning higher wages and moving into higher socioeconomic statuses. Fortunately, there are resources and scholarships designed specifically to help minority students earn degrees

OutdoorStack's Financial Aid Program 2018

Deadline: February 28, 2019.

To encourage students and families throughout America to spend more time outdoors, the Outdoor Stack’s Annual Financial Aid Program for students enrolled in Full-Time, Part-Time or Online education courses. One passionate individual will receive a $1500 award, for applying and expressing their interest in the subject.

Panda Cares/UNCF Scholarship Program

Established in 1999, Panda Cares is the philanthropic arm of Panda Restaurant Group. They are committed to serving the communities in which they operate by serving the Health and Education needs of underserved children. The Panda Cares is powered by a team of 35,000 associates in over 2,000 stores and 48 states. Expanding its mission to higher education the Panda Cares Foundation has partnered with UNCF to create the Panda Cares - UNCF Scholars Program. The program will help scholars get to and through college and support student achievement and development with a renewable scholarship to 400 students. Selected students will be awarded up to $2,500 per academic year to be used to cover the unmet costs of tuition, fees, room and board. Scholars must apply through a two-phase process. Scholars who successfully complete the program are eligible to receive up to $10,000 in total scholarship support from the Panda Cares - UNCF Scholars Program.

Pauahi Foundation

Deadline: See application.

The Pauahi Foundation administers scholarships that have been created by private donors. The Foundation awards scholarships supporting college level areas of study, as well as trade and vocational courses. Many awards may be determined based on merit, while some are restricted for those students who demonstrate a financial need or for students applying from specific geographic regions.

Prime Medic Alert Scholarship

Deadline: Fall semesters - July 31, Spring semesters - December 15.

Emergency Medical Service personnel are not only essential in disaster management effort, but offer high quality monitoring services in a variety of emergency fields. EMTs and paramedics are the first to arrive at the scenes of a variety of medical emergencies and make quick life-saving decisions every time they respond to a call. This scholarship is open to applicants working towards a two-year or four-year degree.

Pool Done Scholarship

Deadline: November 20, 2018.

At Pool Done, they are looking for some creative DIY Enthusiast. If you think you can create a small project on DIY (Do It Yourself) then this scholarship brings you a great opportunity. This scholarship is available for Full time or Part time Undergraduate or Postgraduate students studying in colleges or university. International students are welcome.

Ronald D. Weiss Scholarship

Deadline: April 21, 2019.

At the Law Office of Ronald D. Weiss, they strongly feel that a great education is one of the most important benefits for young people today. For this reason, they are happy to announce that their firm is offering $2500 to the winner of their essay competition. Applicants must be currently enrolled in a college or university or planning to enroll as a freshman for the 2019-2020 academic year and be good academic standing with your current educational institution.

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Sausser Summers, PC - Online Trademark Attorney's Scholarship

Deadline: July 31, 2019.

Sausser Summers, PC / is providing a $1,000 scholarship to a selected applicant. We are looking for candidates who want to pursue a career in intellectual property. We know college costs can add up, and $1,000 represents a drop in the bucket.

Schochor, Federico and Staton, P.A. Scholarship

Deadline: April 1, 2019.

Their firm is proud to announce the creation of a $5,000 scholarship to one student currently attending an accredited college or university in the United States of America. The scholarship will be awarded to one student currently attending an accredited college or university in the United States of America. The winner will be selected based on an essay they have written on the topic of “Why you are the best candidate for the scholarship?”

Slickdeals Student Scholarship Program

Multiple Deadlines vary per semester: See application.

At Slickdeals, they are offering four scholarships for the winter/spring 2019 quarter/semester (or single equivalent term). Each scholarship award is a value of up to $2,500 for use in connection with tuition, fees, books, supplies and equipment required by each winner's university. If you're a deal-savvy student currently attending an undergraduate or graduate program at a college or university, or if you will be attending in winter/spring of 2019, you should apply for the Slickdeals Saves U! Scholarship Program.

STEM Program

Applications for the 2020-2021 academic year are not being accepted.

The "Scholarships for Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics", (S-STEM) is a new program at UH Hilo sponsored by the National Science Foundation. The S-STEM Program is designed to support academically talented and highly motivated students from economically disadvantaged families to complete STEM degrees in: Astronomy, Biology, Chemistry, Computer Science, Environmental Science, Geology, Marine Science, Mathematics, Natural Science or Physics. Application Information.

Sunwise Capital Autism Scholarships

Deadline: January 10, 2019.

Sunwise Capital Small Business Loans are offering a $500 to students diagnosed with ASD. Applicants must be enrolled in or accepted to an accredited school, a U.S. citizen, and either a recent high school graduate, a current undergraduate, or attending an autism school.

TTR Scholarship Fund

Deadline: Spring – December 31, 2018, Fall – July 15, 2019.

TTR Data Recovery are asking applicants to write an essay, discussing how company data loss can hurt a business. We also want you to explain the importance of data recovery for businesses or organizations. The essay must contain no more than 800 words. Applicants must be a current full time HS student attending college or university in the following semester with min. GPA 2.80.

Tuition Won't Stop Me Scholarship

Deadline: February 1, annually.

Entrants just 'like' Education Portal on Facebook in order to be eligible to win. Entrants must be enrolled in a degree, diploma or certificate program and be at least 18 years old at the time of entry.

Vocational Training HQ’s Scholarship

Deadline: December 31, annually.

Vocational Training HQ’s Scholarship is designed to help Americans who struggle with financial difficulty to get vocational and higher education and fulfill their potential. Applicants must be: U.S Residents, Under the age of 40, Must show proof of enrollment to their place of study.

Way to Social Scholarship

Deadline: June 1, 2019.

Way Too Social is a website devoted to providing the best evidence-based dating and relationship advice for single men, especially those who suffer from social anxiety. Our aim is to give people the tools they need to overcome anxiety, build confidence, and find love. One of the ways that people can improve their self-confidence is to get a better education. Going to college and getting a degree not only opens doors to career possibilities, it offers people an opportunity to prove to themselves that they are capable of meeting an intellectual challenge. Unfortunately, getting a degree can also present a financial challenge, which can be harder to overcome. To help more students achieve their educational goals, we are offering a $500 scholarship to a college student in the U.S.

Wheelhouse Scholarship

Deadline: March 31, 2019.

Helping businesses across various industries scrutinize which software is ideal for meeting their goals, at Wheelhouse, they understand what it means to strive for nothing short of the very best. Wheelhouse gives you the chance to win a $1000 scholarship to fund your education! All you have to do is select one of the topics and write an essay.

Wilshire Law Firm Student Scholar Award

Deadline: June 28, 2019.

Wilshire Law Firm is proud to sponsor the Student Scholar Award. This award has been established to recognize a high school student who has achieved academic excellence while also contributing to their community in a meaningful way.

Whisk Matcha Scholarship

Deadline: December 31, 2018.

At Whisk Matcha, they know through experience, education is an important way to start a career in anything whether it’s in essential oils or in big business. Applicants must be a student working towards a four-year degree by taking at least 12 credit hours each semester and show dedication to both education and leadership.

X-Medics' Tantalum Scholarship

Deadline: September 30, annually.

X-Medics’ is offering a $1000 scholarship to any student with a high school diploma or equivalent. The successful applicant must demonstrate potential, financial or other hardship, based on opportunity and equity criteria.

Zonta Club of Hilo

Multiple Deadlines: See application.

The Zonta Club of Hilo envisions our island community as a place where women’s rights are recognized as human rights and every woman is able to achieve her full potential. Zonta Club of Hilo offers scholarships and grants to help women achieve their education goals.