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November 22, 2019

December Scholarships

It's the most wonderful time of the year! And a wonderful time to earn some extra cash, so The "Write Place" team has compiled a list of scholarships for the month of December. By clicking the names of each  scholarship listed below, you will be linked to the respective website to learn more about these opportunities.  Good luck!

2019 Kush Arora Federal Justice Reform Scholarship

Scholarship Deadline: Sunday, December 15, 2019

Scholarship Award: $500 annually, non-renewable.

Eligibility Requirements: The scholarship program is available to undergraduate, graduate, and law school students as well as incoming college freshmen in at an accredited institution in the United States. The candidate must be in good academic standing with at least a 3.0 minimum cumulative GPA and display their interest in criminal justice reform.

 Essay Topic: A 1,000-word essay providing a well-reasoned argument about whether a specific policy in the criminal justice system (your choice) is unjust and requires reform, or is just and should stay the same. They will be judged on the best-reasoned response, not on the position of the applicant

ChameleonJohn.com USA University Student Scholarship

Scholarship Deadline: Tuesday, December 31, 2019

Scholarship Award: $500 annually, non-renewable.

Eligibility Requirements: 

  • Must attend an institution located within the United States.
  • Must be a current college/university student.
  • This award is for international and U.S. students.

 Essay Topic: Applicants need to write an essay of 600-1000 words on one of the following topics. List and discuss the various types of pollution in the world. Offer, describe, and define viable solutions to resolve these types of pollution.

L. Ron Hubbard's Writers of the Future Contest

Scholarship Deadline: Tuesday, December 31, 2019

Scholarship Award: Three non-renewable cash prizes offered each quarter: a first prize of $1,000, a second prize of $750, and a third prize of $500

Eligibility Requirements: 

  • Must have an interest in writing prose.
  • This award is for international and U.S. students.

Essay Topic:  To enter, students must submit an original work of prose in English that is no more than 17,000 words in length, and has a science fiction, fantasy or horror with fantastic elements theme

The Future Entrepreneurs of America Scholarship

Scholarship Deadline: Tuesday, December 31, 2019

Scholarship Award: $500 annually, non-renewable.

Eligibility Requirements: 

  • Must be a graduating high school senior who has been accepted to a college or university, or a current undergraduate student.
  • Must be a U.S. citizen or legal permanent resident.
  • Must be majoring in business.
  • Must have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher.

Essay Topic:  In 500 to 1,000 words (No more, no less) answer AT LEAST two of these three questions:

  1. In your opinion, what is it that makes someone an entrepreneur?
  2. In your opinion, what major characteristics do successful entrepreneurs exhibit, and why these characteristics?
  3. Describe your entrepreneurial experiences and why you would make a great future entrepreneur or business leader.

Achieve Today Scholarship Fund

Scholarship Deadline: Tuesday, December 31, 2019

Scholarship Award: $1,000 annually, non-renewable

Eligibility Requirements: Must attend a college or university in the United States.

Must be age 18 or older to apply.

Must be an undergraduate student at the time of application.

 Essay Topic: Submit a video or audio of three to five minutes OR submit an essay of no fewer than 800 words on personal development or high performance.  Competitive candidates will explain one of the following personal development principles and discuss how living that principle made a positive impact in their life or helped to overcome a life challenge.

 

 

 

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