General Scholarships will be awarding a scholarship of $500 to an incoming college student. With the increasing costs of education, decided to help make it easier for one student each year by providing this scholarship. We take pride in helping students reach their education goals through this financing.

Apply for this scholarship. Fill out the information below to the best of your ability. Please write an essay that is 500 words minimum that relates to one of the topics below. The student who provides the most compelling and well written essay will be rewarded the scholarship. This will be judged by’s owner and writer.

Essay Topics:

1) Health: What does being healthy mean to you? What healthy initiatives have you done to improve your lifestyle?
2) Inspiration: What inspires you? What does this inspirational allow you to accomplish that you couldn’t otherwise?
3) Travel: If you could travel to anywhere in the world. Where would it be and why?

Application Deadline: July 15, 2015

Winner will be chosen by: August 15th 2015

  • All Fields Are Required.
  • Applicants must be US Residents
  • Applicants must be an incoming College Freshman – Fall 2015

Avomeen Scholarship

The Avomeen scholarship program is part of Avomeen’s effort to help those who demonstrate high academic achievement, exceptional leadership qualities and involvement with community service defray the costs of obtaining their science education. Details and application found here

Deadline: August 1st, 2015

Free Speech Scholarship

Miller Law Offices believes that education and free speech are important aspects of our democracy and make America great. They want to support young people who attend college and in their hearts understand the significance of freedom of speech. They are offering two $1,000 scholarships to help make that happen for 2 people this year.

For details click here.

Deadline: August 1, 2015

Albertson & Davidson, LLP

At the law firm of Albertson & Davidson, LLP we understand that obtaining an education is the pathway to success for many young Americans. As attorneys, we all have earned both undergraduate degrees as well as successfully completed a rigorous three-year Juris Doctorate before being even eligible to sit for the California Bar Exam. Through these experiences, we have come to understand the often significant financial burdens associated with obtaining an education beyond high school, which is why we are pleased to announce that we will be awarding $2,500 college scholarship to the winner of our newly created essay contest. By creating this award, we hope to help the next generation of students realize their educational and professional goals. 

See the website here for specific criteria and requirements. 

Deadline: August 15, 2015

Zumper Apartments Scholarship

Zumper apartment rental search is sponsoring a $1,000 college scholarship for outstanding students who have helped their classmates or community in a tremendous way. 

Any legal U.S. resident in high school or college who will be attending an accredited university or college in Fall 2015 is eligible to apply.

Scholarship details and how to apply can be found here

Deadlines: November 15th, 2015

CustomerBloom’s 2015 Scholarship Contest

This is a new $1,000 scholarship award open to graduate and under graduate student. The goal is to provide support to build on the collective experience of these individuals on how to implement better ways of improving business, life, and wealth! We are putting together a special scholarship contest to help inspire creativity and self-development.

Student Scholarship Details:

Submit your scholarship application to:

Deadline: November 28, 2015

The McKenzie Law Firm Legacy Planning Scholarship

The McKenzie Law firm is pleased to announce our first scholarship award for students who seek to further their educational goals. The Legacy Planning Scholarship seeks to bring awareness to students about advanced financial planning and fiscal responsibility.

Specific application details and qualifications can be found here

Deadline: November 25th, 2015

Diet Spotlight

Diet Spotlight is offering an essay contest where students can share their ideas on the relationship between body weight and self-esteem. Four winners will be chosen, based on quality of submitted essay. Highest award is $3,000. Three additional winners will be given $1000 each. Winners will be notified and awards will be given toward the end of January 2016. Details here

Deadline: December 31st, 2015

The Infoparrot Scholarship of Academic Excellence

Infoparrot is glad to announce that it has launched its scholarship program for 2015. The winners of the scholarship will receive $1,250 for their educational expenses for the academic year. As Infoparrot believes in sharing resources, it has a strong focus on giving back to the community.

For specific requirements please visit the website here

Deadline: December 31st, 2015

Learning Paths is dedicated to making education accessible for everyone. We offer 10 different scholarships totaling to $10,000 to help students from all backgrounds be able to achieve this goal. Find the scholarship that best fits you from the complete list below for:

Athletes, Christian Students, Online Students, Jewish students, Latino students, Women in Computer Science, African Amerian students, and Asian students.  Click here for more information.

Deadline:  See link for specific scholarship deadlines

National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE) Scholarship

The society offers a variety of NSBE and Corporate-sponsored scholarship and award opportunities to our pre-college, collegiate undergraduate and graduate student, and technical professional members. Our scholarship packages range in value from $500 to $10,500. In addition to the scholarships, we also provide access to awards which acknowledge our highest achieving members, such as the Mike Shinn Distinguished Member of the Year (male and Female) Award with a cash award of $7,500, as well as the Alumni Member and Technologist of the Year. Each of these awardees also receives a Golden Torch Award from the organization. Please note that in order to be eligible for NSBE Scholarships, applicants must: 1. be an active, paid, NSBE member 2. Submit transcripts for GPA confirmation to the World Head Quarters.

Deadline: N/A

Penny Stocks Lab Biannual Scholarship Contest

The Hispanic Scholarship Fund gives over 4,000 scholarships each year to students going to four-year universities, community colleges, and graduate school. Scholarship amounts range from $1,000 to $15,000. In order to be eligible, applicants must be: college bound student of all levels who are U.S. citizens or legal permanent residents. Student must have a minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA (3.3 GPA for the Gates Millennium Scholars Program) and plan to ben enrolled full-time. All majors are encouraged to apply.

Deadline: Varies depending on scholarship

United Negro College Fund (UNCF)

 UNCF manages various scholarship programs and each program has its own eligibility criteria, open/close dates and required documentation. To apply for a UNCF scholarship, you must apply through the on-line application process. Please see the website for specific scholarships and deadlines here

Deadline: Varies

Tuition Funding Sources

Tuition Funding Sources or TFS is a private service created in 1987 to help students find scholarships, student loans and other forms of financial aid to help pay for a college education. The TFS website is sponsored exclusively by Wells Fargo Bank. The TFS scholarship database is updated daily. On average, 5,000 new scholarship awards are added to the database every month in an effort to stay current with national scholarship growth rates. New and updated scholarships appear on the TFS website in real time. 

For specific scholarships and deadlines please visit the website here

Sterling Law Offices

Sterling Law Offices, S.C. is offering students the opportunity to win a $1,000 paid scholarship towards their academic goals. They believe in education and want to help curb the cost of education for students. Their hope is that this scholarship will help students continue to pursue their dream and achieve all of their goals.

Scholarship details, requirements, and deadlines can be found here

Discover Student Loans

Discover student Loans is giving away $50,000 in scholarships to high school and undergraduate students. Now through February 29, 2016, students are automatically entered to win a $2,500 scholarship when they sign up to receive helpful tips on planning and paying for college.


Five winners will be randomly drawn on:

June 8, 2015

September 7, 2015

December 7, 2015

March 7, 2016

Information on how to enter can be found here

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