Reeves Law Group Scholarship

April 24th, 2015 by Bryanna Davis

lawIf you’re a US citizen studying abroad through an accredited US law school check out The Reeves Law Group Scholarship. The Reeves Law Group is awarding $2,500 to one winner who applies by the December 15, 2015 deadline. To apply for this scholarship you must submit a brief narrative that includes who you are and what you’re interested in. You must also submit a 750-1000 word essay (or PowerPoint presentation) on the following topic:

“My dream contribution to society as a lawyer.”

Along with an essay the following must also be submitted:

  • Unofficial transcript (Applicant must submit by mail an un-opened copy of official transcripts if elected as a finalist)
  • Letter from admissions confirming deposit on school letterhead
  • Official enrollment verification form
  • Acceptance letter on school letterhead

The winner be based upon “who best conveys a strong desire and goal of using the legal system to fix or improve a problem in society.”

Last year’s winner, Heather Marzenski, received this award because, “Heather’s application was sincere, heartfelt and very deserving,” said firm founder Robert Reeves. “Not only does she run multiple fundraisers throughout the year to make up for the budget shortfalls that directly impact students in her classroom, but she collects used clothing and shoes outside of school to assist these same families. She also does all of this while working multiple jobs, finishing her Master’s degree, and caring for her own family, which includes a two-month newborn.”

This year’s winner will be notified by phone, email or mail prior to January 15, 2016 and must show proof of enrollment before disbursement of the award.

If interested, find out if you’re eligible and how to apply for the Reeves Law Group Scholarship.

Invensis Young Thinker Scholarship Essay Award

April 10th, 2015 by Bryanna Davis

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Deadline: July 31st

Invensis Technologies Pvt. Ltd. is hosting the Invensis Young Thinker Scholarship Essay Award. Eligible students are able to apply until July 31st at 11:59pm, one winner of this scholarship will receive $500. To be eligible to apply for this award students must meet the following criteria:

-Be studying in the United States, United Kingdom or Australia
-Be pursuing an undergraduate degree in: technology, science, web design & development, economics, finance, marketing and business/management.
-Be between the ages of 18 and 26
-Have a minimum GPA of 3.0 (on a 4.0 scale)

If you meet the above criteria to apply for this scholarship you must write and submit an essay of at least 600 words on the following topic:

“In your opinion, which was the most disruptive mobile technology of 2014 and how is it a game changer? How will it evolve to impact the future?”

If interested in this international scholarship make sure you get more information on the Invensis Young Thinker Scholarship Essay Award and how to apply before the deadline.

Teenagers Abroad Summer Scholarship

March 26th, 2015 by Bryanna Davis

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Deadline: May 1

Are you trying to learn a second language? What about learn a second language in a foreign country? If that sounds like an exciting experience the Teenagers Abroad Summer Scholarship might be the help you need. This scholarship allows one individual to win funding for a four week long international language program (standard, 20 lessons per week). The scholarship value is between $3,000 and $5,000 but will not cover airfare.

Individuals from around the world can apply for this scholarship before May 1st- one lucky winner is able to participate in a language program from August 2nd, 2015 to August 29th, 2015.

The winning student can choose from a variety of locations including Malta, Brighton, Eastbourne, London, Toronto, Montreal, Nice, Paris, Barcelona, Malaga, Playa Del Carmen, Florence, Rome, Frankfurt or Beijing. If the student selects Playa del Carmen, Malta or Brighton, accommodation will also be included in the scholarship.

To enter the Teenagers Abroad Summer Scholarship you must be between the ages of 15 and 19 and submit a picture collage or short video that represents your personality. The more creativity, passion and energy shown- the better!

Find out more information on this scholarship and apply before the May 1st deadline.

Rotary Peace Fellowship

March 12th, 2015 by Bryanna Davis

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Deadline: May 31st

Applications for next year’s Rotary Peace Fellowship are currently being accepted. Each year Rotary selects 100 individuals from around the world to receive a fully funded academic fellowship to cover tuition and fees, room and board and round-trip transportation at one of the following Rotary Peace Centers:

  • Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
  • Duke University and University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA
  • International Christian University, Japan
  • University of Bradford, England
  • University of Queensland, Australia
  • Uppsala University, Sweden

“Through training, study, and practice, Rotary Peace Fellows become leaders and catalysts for peace and conflict resolution.”

To be eligible for this fellowship you must meet the following requirements:

  • Proficiency in English; proficiency in a second language is strongly recommended
  • Strong commitment to international understanding and peace as demonstrated through professional and academic achievements and personal or community service
  • Excellent leadership skills
  • Master’s degree applicants: minimum three years of related full-time work or volunteer experience, bachelor’s degree
  • Certificate applicants: minimum five years of related full-time work or volunteer experience, strong academic background

Individuals can be from any country around the world, however, they must plan on studying in the United States, United Kingdom, Thailand, Sweden, Japan or Australia at one of the six institutions listed above.

Get more information on the Rotary Peace Fellowship and apply before May 31st.

Giorgio Rota Best Paper Award

February 27th, 2015 by Bryanna Davis

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Deadline: April 6th

Centro Einaudi has launched their third annual Giorgio Rota Best Paper Award. Candidates must submit a high-quality scientific paper on the economics of illegal activities and corruption before April 6th.

Individuals from around the world can apply for this award but must have been born after December 31st, 1977 and be studying one of the following: Sociology, Geography, Criminal & Forensic Science, Public Relations, Political Science, Liberal Arts/Humanities, Economics, Public Administration, Law & Legal Studies, Cultural Studies, Business/Management and Architecture & Design.

Three 1200 Euro awards will be granted in addition to a maximum of 500 Euros for travel expenses to join the Giorgio Rota Conference to present their work.

An award committee will select the three winning papers based upon the following criteria:

  • Relevance to the topic
  • Literature review
  • Quality of the methods and the data
  • Originality of the data and the conclusions
  • Understandability

This award is in honor of Giorgio Rota, a leading Italian economist in charge of economic research at the Centro Einaudi for many years. The Centro Einaudi is based in Turin and conducts independent research in the fields of political economy, welfare policies, government and marketing competition.

If interested in this award, learn more about the Giorgio Rota Best Paper Award before the April 6th deadline.

The Human Interaction Project’s Giving Back Program

February 12th, 2015 by Bryanna Davis

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Deadline: March 31st

If you’re interested in a fellowship that allows you to travel while providing volunteer services then The Human Interaction Project’s Giving Back Program is a great opportunity for you.

Accepted students will have their airfare, housing, UBELONG program fees, medical insurance and some incidentals covered when they take part in this 10-14 day fellowship. Each student will be partnered with the international volunteering organization, UBELONG, to carry out a volunteer trip while immersed in a new culture. Before their journey students will receive training in leadership and philanthropy.

To be eligible students must be 18-25 years old and complete an online application. Applicants must be studying in the United States but can be from any country and pursuing any degree. Two letters of recommendation, a brief essay and a recent photo are also required.

The selection committee for The Human Interaction Project’s Giving Back Program will review all applications, and select the final applicants to participate in a Skype interview. Key attributes that the selection committee will be evaluating applicants on include:

  • Concern with your fellow man
  • A hunger for self-growth
  • Maturity
  • Curiosity
  • Openness to foreign cultures
  • Willingness to step outside your comfort zone
  • An independent streak

Five individuals will be accepted and upon return expected to share their journey through blogging, videos and speeches.


Hiram College James A. Garfield Global Scholarship

January 29th, 2015 by Bryanna Davis

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Deadline: February 15th

Hiram College offers a number of international scholarships- including the James A. Garfield Global Scholarship. This scholarship has the potential to cover tuition for one year – the award amount is between $19,000 and $23,000.

To be eligible for this scholarship international students must complete an application to Hiram College before February 15th. Students must score a minimum of 1100 on the SAT in the combined math and critical reading sections and have at least a 3.5 GPA on a 4.0 grading scale.

International students from any country and pursuing any degree are able to apply for this scholarship if they plan on attending Hiram College.

Hiram College is located in Hiram, Ohio and was founded in 1850. There are currently 1,200 undergraduate students including more than 70 international students from 30 countries around the world studying at Hiram College.

If you would like to attend Hiram College and see if you’re eligible for this scholarship you can get more information on the Hiram College James A. Garfield Global Scholarship.

EdU Scholarship Award

January 16th, 2015 by Bryanna Davis

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Deadline: Varies Monthly

If you like answering trivia questions and love scholarships then the EdU scholarship is a great opportunity you need to check out. is hosting this scholarship and will award one student $2,500 each month.

If you’re interested in this scholarship you must be enrolled in college, be at least 16 years of age and a resident of the United States. This is a great opportunity for US citizens or residents who are studying abroad through a US college or university.

The winner will be randomly drawn from all entries and notified through email or phone. If you are the EdU Scholarship Award winner you must submit a photograph of yourself holding the scholarship award check and a statement about how the award will help you manage your college expenses.

To enter to win this scholarship you must complete the registration form and correctly answer the given trivia question.

You can get more information on the EdU Scholarship Award here. Photo Essay Contest

January 1st, 2015 by Bryanna Davis Photo Essay Contest Scholarship
Deadline: January 15

Every student knows that textbooks are expensive! This scholarship is a great opportunity for students like you to gain a little extra cash to help pay for your books. This contest is open to US citizens enrolled in an accredited 2 or 4 year college or university for winter or spring term. If you plan on studying abroad through your US school this is a great way to help boost your bank account for your trip.

To enter the Photo Essay Contest you must submit an original photo that captures the theme “Expectations.” Students can be a graduate or undergraduate student but must have a 2.0 GPA or higher and not be currently incarcerated.

Prizes include:

  • Grand prize winner selected by $1,000
  • Second place winner to the photo with the most votes: $500
  • Third place winner will be selected at random: $250

Get more information on the Photo Essay Contest Scholarship and get help paying for your textbooks!

$1,000 Every Month Scholarship

December 20th, 2014 by Bryanna Davis

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Each month you have a chance to win $1,000! GotChosen Scholarships now has a new opportunity for students around the world to have access to extra funds for their education. To be eligible to apply for this scholarship you must meet the following:

  • Be 18 years or older
  • Have been accepted into a post secondary or college program

You do not need to submit your GPA or prove financial need to enter into the $1,000 Every Month Scholarship. However, you must apply every month that you wish to be considered for the award. The deadline to apply each month is the last day of the month at 11:59PM Pacific Time.

To enter to win this scholarship you must create a GotChosen account and follow the application process steps. The winner will be chosen by a random drawing and announced on the 27th of the following month.

Log into your scholarship account to gain access to the full information on the $1000 Every Month Scholarship so you can enter to win.