Click here for a link to scholarships with deadlines between 11/30/21 and 1/9/22.
500 Complete the FAFSA® Scholarships will be awarded every month from October through December and 100 scholarships will be awarded every month from January through February. Students who are ineligible to complete the FAFSA can still earn a chance to win this scholarship. Learn more.
Burger King Scholarship:
Award grants range from $1000 to $50,000. High School seniors, Burger King employees, and children of Burger King employees are eligible to apply.
GPA of 2.5 or higher.
Work part-time an average of 10 hours per week.
Evidence of community service activities.
- You do not have to be employed at Burger King.
Deadline date is December 15, 2021.
John F. Kennedy Profile In Courage Essay Contest:
- Students in grades 9-12 attending public schools
- First place winner - $10,000 cash award
- All students must register on-line
- Essays should be submitted online.
- For complete guidelines, go to John F. Kennedy Profile in Courage
- Submit essay by January 14, 2022.
Elks National Foundtion Legacy Award:
Pet P.L.A.Y. Scholarship:
- $4,000 award.
- Open to children and grandchildren (or step-child, step-grandchild, or legal ward) of a dues paying Elk member.
- For college-bound high school senior. Students are judged on the Elks core values: Knowledge, Charity, Community Service and Integrity.
- To apply, visit Elks National Foundation Legacy
- Submit online by February 5, 2022.
More Scholarship websites:
- $1,500 award.
- Be enrolled as a high school junior or senior.
- Submit an essay with 2-3 photos of your volunteer efforts to help animals in need and how that involvement has changed their lives or shaped their perceptions on the importance of animal welfare.
- Pet PLAY Scholarship
- Submit online by February 28, 2022.
Chamber of Commerce
The Chamber of Commerce has provided this guide into the types of scholarships available, the application process, and how to improve your odds of being awarded a scholarship.