January Scholarships

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NICHE NO ESSAY CONTEST
Application: https://www.niche.com/colleges/scholarship/no-essay-scholarship/ 
Deadline: The end of every month
Criteria: Has to create an account, no other eligibility is required
Award: $2,000

SUSSLE SCHOLARSHIP (Seniors)
Website:  www.sussle.org/scholarship
Deadline:  Monthly awards

Criteria:
-Contribute content by topic to Sussle.
-Large variety of topics, for example:  fashion, Disney Princess, Oreo. Harry Potter, ice cream, Doctor Who, Spanish language, Innovation…and many other fun and current topics.
Award:  Up to $1,000; other lesser cash awards

AMERICAN FIRE SPRINKLER ESSAY (Seniors)
Application
 www.afsascholarship.org
Deadline:  Now through April 7, 2022
Criteria:

-Must be a U.S. citizen
-Applicants are put into a random drawing
Award:  $2,000 (10 nationally)

JUMP$TART FINANCIAL SMARTS FOR STUDENTS SCHOLARSHIP – UTAH COALITION 
Application: Jumpstart Utah Coalition
Deadline: January 1, 2022
Criteria:
-Must be a high school senior graduation spring of 2022
-Must have completed or is enrolled in a Financial Literacy course
-Show proof that you plan to pursue a post-secondary education
-Student must submit a video that captures the important principles of financially preparing for college while keeping debt to a minimum
Award: Three awards of $1,250

GE REAGAN FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
Application: reaganfoundation.org/scholarships
Deadline: January 6, 2022
Criteria:
-Demonstrate at school, work, and the community attributes of leadership, drive integrity, and citizenship.
-Demonstrate strong academic performance (3.0 GPA)
-Be a citizen
-Be a current high school senior
-Plan to enroll in a full-time undergraduate program for the Fall of 2021
Award: $10,000 renewable for 4 years

FFA SCHOLARSHIPS
Application: FFA Scholarship Application and Information

Deadline: January 11, 2022
Criteria:
-Be a current FFA member unless otherwise stated (some do not require this)
-Be a U.S. Citizen or permanent resident
-Plan to attend a post-secondary high school
-Be a high school senior
**There are many different scholarships, but you only need to fill out one application**
Award: $500 up to $5,000

EVERFI FINANCIAL LITERACY SCHOLARSHIP (K-12)
Application: EverFi Scholarship Application

Deadline: January 14, 2022
Criteria:

-Any student in the United States who completes at least 3 digital lessons in any one of the following EVERFI courses: Vault, The Compassion Project, FutureSmart, Ignition, Character Playbook, Endeavor, Future Goals – Hockey Scholar, AlcoholEdu for High School, EVERFI: Financial Literacy, Venture, 306, Summer Slugger, Mental Wellness Basics, Honor Code, Healthier Me (Elementary or Middle), Marketplaces, or Prescription Drug Safety, Plants, Animals, and Our World, BINAH: Building Insights to Navigate Antisemitism & Hate, Sustainability Foundations, Money Moves, Modern Banking & Identity ProtectionTM, Vaping: Know the truth, Pathways: Financing Higher Education.
Award: $1,000

JOHN F. KENNEDY LIBRARY FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP (9-12th grade)
Application: JFKLibrary.org/essaycontest
Deadline: January 14, 2022
Criteria:
-High school students in grades nine through twelve
-Past winners and finalists are not eligible to participate
-Write an original and creative essay that demonstrates an understanding of political courage as described by John F. Kennedy in Profiles in Courage.
Award: First place: $10,000 Second place: $3,000 Five Finalists: $1,000
Eight semifinalists: $100

CTE SCHOLARSHIPS AND TUITION AWARDS (Seniors)
Application:  https://schools.utah.gov/cte/resources/scholarshipsawards 
or from Mrs. Dangerfield in the counseling office
Deadline:  January 28, 2022

Criteria:
-Graduating high school senior.
-Planning to attend a postsecondary institution in a CTE program that is a two-year Associate Degree program or less or planning to teach in a CTE area (a four-year program).
-Must be a CTE student.
-Must have a valid Career and Technical Education occupational goal.
-Make sure the CTE program he/she wants to take is actually offered and the institution he/she wants to attend.
-Immediate employment after completing the training is a requirement for all potential award recipients.
-Must be lawfully present in the U.S.
-Must be a Utah resident.
-Student may accept other private scholarships, but cannot accept this and another scholarship from the same college or university.
-Several colleges and universities also require a 3.0 cumulative GPA .
Award:  Varies (over 100 scholarships offered)

DAUGHTERS OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION CHRISTOPHER COLUMBUS ESSAY CONTEST
Application: DAR scholarship
Deadline: TBD
Criteria:
-Must be an enrolled high school student 9-12 grade
-Essays are judged for historical accuracy, adherence to the topic, organization of materials, interest, originality, spelling, grammar, punctuation, and neatness.
Award: Many awards, amount varies

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SCHOLARSHIP WEBSITES:
Unigo.com
www.highfivescholarships.com
www.fastweb.com
www.cappex.com
www.scholarships.com
www.zinch.com