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Beat the Odds Scholarship

Deadline: September 16, 2019

$4,000 per year for four years ($16,000 total)
At least 3 scholarships will be awarded in November to Oregon Class of 2020 graduates for students who are succeeding in school despite challenges such as poverty, homelessness, disability, personal tragedy, etc.
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Farmworker Scholarship Program

Deadline: Until the scholarship money is gone!

Applicants must be an eligible Farmworker, dependent of a Farmworker, or the spouse of a Farmworker and be between the ages of 18-24.

Scholarship awards range from $500-$1,500 per student.

There is no paper application. Call Vanessa or Karen at 541-701-0550. The phone interview takes 5-10 minutes.
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Horatio Alger Assoc. Career & Technical Scholarship

Deadline: June 15, 2019

1,020 scholarships will be awarded for up to $2,500 each.
Eligibility Criteria:
Have completed high school (or earned a high school equivalency credential)
Will be enrolled in eligible program in Fall 2019
Exhibit a strong commitment to pursue and complete a career or technical program (up to 2 years) at an accredited non-profit post-secondary institution in the United States
Demonstrated critical financial need (must be eligible to receive the Federal Pell grant as determined by completion of the FAFSA)
Demonstrated perseverance in overcoming adversity
Be under the age of 30
Be a United States citizen
Funds may be used for tuition, fees, books and supplies. All scholarship funds are paid directly to the institution on behalf of the recipient.
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Women Forward in Technology Scholarship

Deadline: June 15, 2019.
We are looking to increase this number by supporting women who are looking to enter the STEM field. Women, both U.S. citizen and non-citizen, who are attending at U.S. accredited university are encouraged to apply for a number of $3,000 scholarships being given out. Applicants can be either undergraduate or graduate students with a minimum GPA of 3.5 and a major in a STEM field.
Must be accepted into or currently enrolled full-time at an accredited university in the US, in a Science, Technology, Engineering or Math (STEM) field.
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LM Scholarship

Deadline: May 31, 2019
The LM Scholarship Program provides a $500 scholarship to a deserving student who is:
1. Currently enrolled or expects to be enrolled in a degree program (2 years of length or greater) by September.
2. A student must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher and submit an answer to the essay question prior to the submission deadline.
3. A student must be a US resident or a Canadian resident and must also attend a school in Canada or the US.
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Getting Real About Distracted Driving Scholarship

Deadline: May 31, 2019

Open to students planning on or currently attending an accredited college, university or continuing education program.
No GPA Requirement, financial requirement, or any other kind of requirement – Just knowing you are making the effort to get out of bed and do something positive before noon qualifies.

All forms of ads accepted including: PSA, commercial, music, billboards, media, graphics, etc. MUST BE AN ADVERTISEMENT WITH CLEAR CALL-TO-ACTION
No overt profanity
Nudity will not be allowed.
Plagiarism automatically disqualified.
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College Board Opportunity Scholarships

Deadlines: Various scholarships and deadlines - Class of 2020 (current juniors)

This isn’t a typical scholarship program—it isn’t just for academic superstars or talented athletes. You don’t have to write an essay or fill out an application and there’s no GPA or SAT score requirement. Instead, the College Board Opportunity Scholarships reward you for doing what you already need to do when you’re applying to college.

You can earn scholarships for $500–$2,000 by completing individual college planning steps. The more you complete, the more scholarships you can earn. When you’ve done all 6 you’ll be eligible for the $40,000 scholarship.

Each scholarship is open at certain times of the year, to help you plan your journey.
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Alert Magazine Scholarship

NO DEADLINE;

Eligibility:
You must currently be a senior in high school.
You must have a grade point average of 2.5 or better.
You must have plans to attend college after graduation (the college you will attend can be located in any state).

Requirements:
Write an essay about a personal encounter you or someone you know has had with drug and/or alcohol abuse. In your essay explain how the situation was dealt with, what you learned from it, what others can learn from the experience, and what was right or wrong (in your opinion) about the way the incident or problem was handled.
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