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Sizzling Summer Scholarships

red umbrellaThe summer is finally here! It’s time to a break, relax and apply for scholarships of course! We have compiled a great list of summertime scholarships that will help you pay for college. Heat up your summer with these 9 sizzling scholarships!

Abbott and Fenner Scholarship

What do you think is the biggest difference between your generation and older generations? How do you think these differences will affect the future of our country and/or your career choice? In a short essay, answer these questions for a chance to win a $1,000 scholarship. This scholarship is available to any U.S student between the ages of 16 and 30. Deadline is June 14th.

Akash Kuruvilla Memorial Scholarship

Apply for this $1,000 scholarship. Open to all high school seniors and college students. You must have a 3.0 GPA to qualify. Deadline is June 27th.

Advice to Your High School Self Scholarship

This scholarship is to all college student’s and recent college grads. All you have to do is complete Campus Discovery’s interactive survey and give your best advice about college and you could win a $5,000 scholarship. Deadline is June 30th.

Do Over Scholarship

We can all learn from our mistakes. So if you had the chance to “do-over” a moment in your life, what would it be? How would it affect your future?  Answer these questions for the chance to win a $1,500 scholarship. But don’t wait until the last minute! The deadline for this scholarship is June 30th.

Flavor of the Month Scholarship

Calling all ice cream lovers! It’s time to get creative! In 250 words or less describe which ice cream flavor you would be and why. The deadline is in July in honor of National Ice Cream Month. Max award: $1,500.

Castle Ink “Paperless” Scholarship

To apply for this scholarship, post something inspirational about recycling on your social media account. You must also make something fun out of reclyced ink cartridges. Don’t forget to use the #CastleInk when making your posts! Deadline is July 15th. Max award: $1,000.

Bryce Thomson Scholarship Fund

We’ve got another ice cream scholarship for you! This scholarship is available to any student who works at an ice cream parlor or any other National Ice Cream Retailers Association business. Scholarship awards range from $1,000 to $3,500.  Deadline is August 27th.

Make Me Laugh Scholarship

The scholarship process doesn’t always have to be so serious. Have fun with this silly scholarship. All you have to do is share a funny or embarrassing story for the chance to win a $1,500 scholarship. Now that’s some serious cash. Deadline is August 31st.

Proof-Reading.com Scholarship

How secure are we as Americans? What is the government’s role in our “security,” and to what lengths should they go to ensure it? Answer these questions in a 1500 word essay and you could win a $1,500 scholarship. The deadline for this scholarship is not until November, but it’s never too early to apply!

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