Many students are often so busy that it is challenging to find free time to search for scholarships. Even when students find a scholarship that interests them, they must then go through a time consuming process to write an essay, obtain letters of recommendation, and fill out length forms. However, there are a number of scholarships that require very little effort or time on the part of the student! Are you interested yet? Some of these awards offer a few hundred dollars while others offer a few thousand dollars to students who take a moment to apply for these easy scholarships:
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US Bank Scholarship Program: Every year, the US Bank offers $40,000 in scholarships to students throughout the United States. If you are a high school or college student who was born in the U.S., then you are eligible for this easy scholarship! Students who apply are randomly chosen for $1,000 scholarships. Students answer a few easy questions and they they are quickly entered! It only takes a few minutes to sign up. Additional information as well as a brief application form can be found here: https://www.usbank.com/community/financial-education/scholarship.html.
$1,000 Cappex Easy Money College Scholarship: In order to apply for this award, students simply need to fill in some brief demographic information. Students are asked to report their address, phone number, date of birth, ethnicity, high school information, and anticipated major. The form takes under five minutes to complete and there is no minimum grade point average needed to win the award! It is very easy to apply for this award! Students can go directly to the following website to apply: https://www.cappex.com/page/account/quickApply.jsp?scholarshipID=gp&code=HO1149-5-sp.
Scholarship.com “Tell a Friend” Sweepstakes: To apply for this easy scholarships, students simply have to register their e-mail address and password with the website. After the registration process, students receive their own unique link. Students then have to share their unique link with their friends. Each time a friend clicks on the link, the student is entered to receive a $1,000 award. In addition, if the student who initiated the invitation is chosen randomly as a winner, one of the friends they invited will also be randomly chosen to receive a scholarship worth $500. Students can enter at the following website: https://www.scholarships.com/financial-aid/college-scholarships/scholarships-com-scholarships/the-tell-a-friend-scholarship-sweepstakes/.
You Deserve It Scholarship: This scholarship is offered through ScholarshipOwl. It is attractive to many students because it takes less than 60 seconds to apply! Students also have the opportunity to see additional awards that they might want to consider in their quest for easy scholarships. Additional information can be found at this website: http://www.fastweb.com/college-scholarships/scholarships/167788.
$2,000 No Essay Scholarship: This scholarship is offered through Niche. Students simply create an account and then they are automatically entered to win a $2,000 scholarship. Twelve awards are given out each year. The deadline typically falls around the last day of the month by 11:00 EST. Students can reapply for this award each month and it takes just a minute or two to enter. Additional information can be found here: https://colleges.niche.com/scholarship/apply.aspx?utm_source=ScholarshipExperts&utm_medium=Referral&utm_campaign=SEnes&source=se.
Dr. Pepper Tuition Giveaway: Dr. Pepper gives away scholarships that range from $1,000 to $10,000. Students must write a brief (350 word) biography. Then, they have to solicit their friends and family to vote for them. The voting takes place online and students can see their ranking in real time. Whoever has the most votes, when the voting cycle ends, wins the award. It is open to students between 18-24 years of age. Additional information and finalist stories can be found here: http://www.drpeppertuition.com/home#goals.