Henrico Federal Credit Union (Continuing Studies Scholarship)

Henrico FCU will award one $1,500.00 scholarship to an adult enrolled in and attending a technical school or college as of February 2018. The scholarship will be awarded at the 2018 Annual Meeting.
2018 Application Guidelines:
1. Applicants must be a member of Henrico FCU or the daughter/son of a Henrico FCU member.
2. Applicants may apply for the Continuing Studies Scholarship more than once, but cannot win in consecutive years.
3. Essays must be at least 250 words.
4. ALL completed applications, including the completed essays, must be received at the West Broad office of Henrico FCU no later than Friday, February 16, 2018 at 6:00 pm. Hard copies of the application should be sent to: 2018 Scholarships, Henrico FCU, 9401 West Broad Street, Henrico, Virginia 23294.

Deadline: February 16, 2018

Website: https://henricofcu.org/files/1215/0818/8690/2018_Continuing_Studies_Scholarship_Applicatio.pdf

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Virginia P.E.O. Foundation State Scholarship Fund

Virginia State Scholarship Fund (VSSF)

This fund provides a minimum of $1,500 scholarships to women who are domiciled in Virginia to attend an accredited Virginia school of higher education. Funds for VSSF are contributed by Virginia P.E.O. Chapters and individuals. The number of scholarships awarded each year is based on the contributions to the VSSF each year.

Available to women domiciled in Virginia to attend an accredited Virginia school of higher education on a full time basis. Must have a minimum GPA of 3.0, have financial need and be well-rounded in activities and have life or career goals that can be met through a specific field of study.  Three current character recommendations are required.

Deadline: February 15 each year

Website:  http://thecollegecompanion.com/virginia-p-e-o-foundation-state-scholarship-fund/

Bartholomew/Brown County Medical Society Medical Education Scholarship

Sponsored by The Community Foundation of Bartholomew County

Deadline: February 16

Website: https://www.heritagefundbc.org/scholarships/

Location:

538 Franklin Street
P.O. Box 1547
Columbus, IN 47202

Contact Info:

info@heritagefundbc.org
(812) 376-7772

Application Requirements:

Criteria: Residents of Bartholomew or Brown counties in Indiana who are entering medical school as freshmen or who are in medical school as upperclassmen at an American Medical Association-approved medical school located in the United States.

Academic performance and financial need will be considered.

 

 

EQuality Scholarship

Website: http://www.equalityscholarship.org/apply.html

Deadline: February 1, 2018

How to Apply & Eligibility

Applicants for all scholarships must have demonstrated service to the LGBTQ community. Applicants of all sexual orientations and gender identities are eligible.

Medical Student Scholarships Applicant must be:

  • enrolled or committed to enroll by the interview date in an accredited medical school in California or a California resident attending an accredited medical school elsewhere in the United States;
  • in good academic standing; and
  • not have received an eQuality medical scholarship before.

In 2018, we expect to award three $6,000 scholarships to assist with medical school expenses.

 

Selection Criteria

The criteria on which scholarship recipients will be selected include:

  • Service to the LGBT+ community
  • Leadership
  • Hardship or special circumstances
  • Academic achievement

In addition to completing the application, applicants for all scholarships must be available for an interview either by phone or in person. Interviews will be on Sunday, 11 March 2018, and Saturday, 17 March 2018.

 

I’m a straight ally. May I still apply?
Yes, students of all sexual orientations and gender identities are eligible for all eQuality Scholarships.

Do I have to be a U.S. citizen?
We do not ask for Social Security numbers nor citizenship/residency status. If you meet the residency or school requirements above and are accepted to and attend an accredited post-secondary school, you may apply.

Myer & Lois Franklin Scholarship

Myer and Lois Franklin Scholarship

The ability to give back to the community and the right to an education for all was of extreme importance to the Franklins.  They created the trust to provide scholarships embracing all members of the Jackson community no matter what their background in an effort to promote acceptance and access to education to those seeking same.

All scholarship recipients are expected to be a role model for the Jackson community and to demonstrate the qualities and perform the activities which enabled them to be selected as an outstanding scholarship recipient.

 For this scholarship, download the application, fill it out and return to the JCF office.

The application deadline  is February 15, 2018 or when the first 250 completed applications are received, whichever comes first.

Special Application Process: This scholarship uses a separate downloadable application. It will not appear in the drop down list of scholarship choices on the JCF online application and does not count toward your 5 scholarship.

Eligibility Requirements: Resident of Jackson County, Michigan

Renewable: Yes

Scholarship Award: Between $500 – $5,000

Scholarship Use: Tuition

http://www.jacksoncf.org/myer-lois-franklin

Navy SEAL Foundation Scholarships

Overview

UDT-SEAL Scholarships will be awarded based on merit and academic potential. Merit shall be based on grade point average, SAT scores, class ranking, extracurricular activities, volunteer community involvement, leadership positions held, military service record, and employment as appropriate. Multiple scholarships of various dollar amounts are awarded annually. The UDT-SEAL Association shall award scholarships without regard to race, color, sex, religion, or national origin.

Qualifications

  • Applicant must be under the age of 30.
  • Applicant must be a Dependent child of a UDT-SEAL Association member who have served in or are currently serving in the Naval Special Warfare community..
  • Applicant must be seeking a Post Graduate degree.
  • Applicant must be a graduate student.

 

Deadline: The Navy SEAL Foundation’s 2018 Round One Scholarships are open January 2, 2018-February 16, 2018 (midnight EST).

Website: https://www.navysealfoundation.org/what-we-do/educational-opportunities/#1471371189919-2e69ad32-8dda

ACEP Medical Student Awards

For Students Intending to Pursue an Emergency Medicine Career – must be nominated:

 Website: National Outstanding
Medical Student Award
Medical Student
Professionalism and
Service Award
Number of awards Up to 10 based on selection by ACEP’s Academic Affairs Committee One for each medical school OR emergency medicine residency program based on selection by school or residency program
Eligibility   Be a member in good standing of a US allopathic or osteopathic medical school.

Applying for a position in Emergency Medicine within the National Resident Matching Program (NRMP) match.

 Be a member in good standing of a US allopathic or osteopathic medical school.
Selection process Points awarded for:

  • humanism/professionalism;
  • scholarly achievement;
  • leadership and service to medical organizations/ ACEP;
  • community service;
  • and research/publications
Select one medical student per medical school or EM residency program for student who:

  • gives outstanding care to patients in professional/humanistic manner;
  • has active leader service to medical organizations and community;
  • grades and board scores are NOT a requisite
Submission process Complete application form from ACEP’s Web site Only one nominee per medical school or EM residency program.

Submit name of local award recipient to ACEP using online submission form

Application deadline  February 9, 2018
April 28, 2018
Awards
  • plaque from ACEP
  • free one year membership in ACEP
  • free registration to ACEP’s annual meeting or satellite meeting during residency
  • reception at ACEP’s annual meeting
  • a certificate from ACEP
  • reception at ACEP’s annual meeting
  • any monetary award to be decided at the local level
Announcement
  • recognized during ACEP’s awards ceremony at its annual meeting
  • publication of names in ACEP publication
  • state chapters will be notified of award recipients
  • publication of names in an ACEP publication
  • encourage presentation of award at your medical school’s award ceremony or graduation ceremony