8 Scholarships To Apply For During Winter Break

#FundingAlert!! Make the most out of your winter break by applying for one of these awesome scholarships – your future self with thank you, trust us!

1.       1,000 Dreams Fund Scholarship

The 1000 Dreams Scholarship provides one-time educational assistance for currently enrolled high school or college-aged women. This can include assistance for needs including but not exclusive to: educational conferences, instructional programs related to creative or artistic pursuits, graduate exam application fees, textbooks or tuition. The students eligible for assistance shall be women attending high school or a two-year or four-year college or university.

Available to: Young women in high school, college or right out of college with need for funding.

Award Amount: $1,000

Apply here: 1000dreamsfund.org


2.       Create-a-Greeting Card Scholarship

To enter, you must design a holiday, get well, or birthday greeting card and submit your work to be judged. Your photo, art, or graphics submitted must be your own original work and you must be at least 14 years of age to be eligible for this award.

Deadline: February 26, 2016

Available to: High School Freshman through Graduate Students

Award Amount: $10,000

Apply here: http://www.fastweb.com/college-scholarships/scholarships/162493


3.       Dr. Pepper Tuition

Submit your one of a kind story in 350 characters or less and rally your friends to vote! Once you reach 50 votes, you can submit a video to inspire more fans! $5,000 in tuition will be awarded to each of the Top 5 students on the Leaderboard when voting ends!

Deadline: January 11, 2016

Available to: Students ages 18 – 24

Award Amount: $5,000

Apply here: http://www.drpeppertuition.com/program-details

4.       Say It With the Stars

You can boost others’ self-esteem by posting an inspirational message from a famous person. (Oh, and you can vote for your favorite Celebs Gone Good until 11:59 PM EST on December 24.)

Use our list of celebs and quotes in the Stuff You Need section below. Then post notes around your school. You’ll spread positivity, and show why your fav celeb is the best of all.

Deadline: December 31, 2015

Available to: Any Student in the US and Canada!

Award Amount: $5,000

Apply here: https://www.dosomething.org/us/campaigns/say-it-stars

5.       Say It With the Stars

Run a gently-used jeans drive in your school or community and donate them at a local shelter. You’ll be directly providing an essential clothing item for youth in need.

Jeans are the perfect item to donate. They can be worn multiple times between washes, can be dressed up or dressed down, and provide a sense of normalcy to the person wearing them.

Deadline: February 29, 2016

Available to: Any Student in the US and Canada!

Award Amount: $5,000

Apply here: https://www.dosomething.org/us/campaigns/teens-jeans