Scholarships Expiring in September

In Paying for College on Aug 31, 2016

The school year is starting back up and so is scholarship season! Since you’re now refreshed from the summer, it’s time to start applying for scholarships again. The sooner you start applying, the more money you could be awarded! We’ve picked out some awards to get you started.

1. Deloras Jones RN Scholarship Program
Deadline: September 1
Award: $1,000 - $3,000
California residents enrolled in an Associate’s, Bachelor’s, or Master’s in a Nursing program may be eligible for this award.  

2. Financial Sumo Educational Scholarship Program
Deadline: September 1
Award: $1,000
To apply for this scholarship, students must write an essay on a given topic.

3. Disability Scholarship

Deadline: September 15
Award: $500
This scholarship is for disabled students and non-disabled students who help disabled students.

4. Cameron Impact Scholarship
Deadline: September 15
Award: $20,000-$50,000
College-bound students from the class of 2017 may be eligible for this scholarship.

5. Illinois Jump$tart Student Scholarships
Deadline: September 16
Award: $500

These scholarships are for Illinois residents, grades 9 through post-secondary school, who demonstrate significant ability, initiative, and achievement.

6. Siemens Competition in Math, Science & Technology Scholarship Awards

Deadline: September 20
Award: $1,000 - $100,000
In order to apply, students must undertake an individual or team research project related to math, science, and/or technology.

7. Heather Burns Memorial Scholarship
Deadline: September 22
Award: Varies
This scholarship is for students with sickle cell anemia disease or with another life-threatening disease.

8. Richard E. Merwin Student Scholarship
Deadline: September 30
Award: $1,000
In order to be eligible for this scholarship, students must be members of the IEEE Computer Society.

9. Allegheny County Medical Society Medical Student Scholarship
Deadline: September 30
Award: $4,000
This scholarship is for students who live in Allegheny, Armstrong, Beaver, Butler, Washington, or Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania.

10. Don't Text and Drive Scholarship
Deadline: September 30
Award: $1,000
Applicants must submit 140-character message about texting while driving.

11. Anthony C. “Tony” Russo Scholarship
Deadline: September 30
Award: $3,000
This award is for graduate students studying human resources, labor and industrial relations, public administration or political science.

12. BEF General Academic Scholarships
Deadline: September 30
Award: $500 - $2,500
Undergraduate and graduate students with cystic fibrosis may apply for this scholarship.

13. Kool Smiles Scholarship Fund
Deadline: September 30
Award: $5,000
To apply for this award, students must submit an essay about the positive impact of dental health on families and children.  

14. Create Real Impact Contest
Deadline: September 30
Award: $500 - $1,500
Scholarship applicants must create an original work showcasing the idea for a solution to distracted driving.

15. Cappex Easy Money College Scholarship
Deadline: September 30
Award: $1,000
Every month Cappex offers a $1,000 scholarship to one lucky user, and you only need to click a button to apply!

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