Apple Scholarships

Apple has long prioritized education as one of their philanthropic goals. As part of this initiative, they recognize top teachers and administrators. In addition, they offer a variety of scholarships to help students afford a college education. Below is a list of some of the scholarship programs that have been offered through the Apple Corporation: [...]

Washington State University Scholarships

Many students who are interested in attending Washington State University often ponder how to best afford their education. What students may not realize is that WSU offers a number of scholarships in order to make WSU more affordable to most applicants. The best way to start your WSU scholarship search is to complete the FAFSA [...]

Ford Scholarships

While Ford Motor Company is likely best known for forging the way of mass development of motor vehicles, it is also known for providing scholarships through its philanthropic corporation. These scholarships were created to assist eligible college students with the cost of textbooks, tuition, student fees, and other related educational expenses. The amount of the [...]

Foot Locker Scholarships

Footlocker may be your preferred source for new kicks, but for some students, it offers much more than new sneakers. Like many other large companies, Foot Locker believes in giving back to the communities around their stores. As such, it offers a scholarship competition each year to help make college more affordable to student-athletes. Currently, [...]

Target Scholarships

For nearly fifty years Target has been a major player in the department store chain. Years ago, Target created a mechanism to give back to the communities where their stores are located. One of the ways that they do this is through scholarship competitions. Target has a few different awards that are open to students [...]

Scholarships Points

ScholarshipsPoints.com is a website through which students collect points. The underlying principal is that the more involved students are with the website (i.e., reading blogs, answering a survey, etc.), the higher probability they have of receiving a scholarship. There are several monthly drawings through which students have the opportunity to be chosen for a scholarship. [...]

The SMART scholarship

The SMART scholarship stands for The Science, Mathematics, and Research for Transformation Scholarship for Service Program. This scholarship is supported by the Department of Defense. It is open to STEM students at both the graduate and undergraduate levels. The scholarship was created to increase the number of qualified civilians who are eligible to work for [...]

The AXA Achievement Scholarship

The AXA Achievement Scholarship has provided scholarships that range from $1,000 to $25,000 to young students all over the United States. Students who have won the AXA Achievement awards are called AXA Achievers. The program looks for students who show the potential to do well in college, who set goals and are determined, who demonstrate [...]

The Boren Scholarships

The Boren Scholarships provide the unique opportunity for students from the United States to study a foreign language abroad. There are scholarships available for both undergraduate students and graduate students, although the requirements and amount of funding slightly vary. Regardless of grade level, all applicants for the Boren scholarship must show that they are interested [...]

Nordstrom Scholarships

Like many things in life, the Nordstrom Scholarships program is constantly changing. In the past, this scholarship was used to support a variety of student endeavors. The program currently continues to provide financial support to students who were selected at the winners of the 2015 cycle. However, scholarships for the 2016 cycle are on hold [...]