Who Can Apply: Anyone who plans to be enrolled in a college or university sometime between August 1, 2016 and November 1, 2018 is encouraged to apply. This includes most high school sophomores through college juniors.
How to Apply: Students can compete for $15,000 in total scholarships by writing an essay of 150-300 words that describes a person who has inspired them. Using email and social media, students can reach out to friends and family to get votes for their essay. Students are encouraged to apply early as finalists will be determined by popular vote.
Deadline: May 1, 2016
Amount: 1st Place – $10,000; 2nd Place – $3,000; 3rd Place – $2,000
Number of Scholarships: 3
Learn More: https://www.wyzant.com/scholarships