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Vibeke Rasmussen Memorial Scholarship

Dolores Daley being presented with the Vibeke Rasmussen Memorial Scholarship by Mary Burke, Dean of Plymouth Campus.

Quincy College provides students with many scholarship opportunities. We also provide students with resources for external scholarship opportunities.

College Courses, Inc. Scholarships
Quincy College Trust Scholarships
Gamma Beta Phi Scholarships
Board of Governors Scholarship

Scholarship Resources

Please find below a list of external scholarship opportunities.

American Legion Department of Massachusetts – masslegion.org
Dr. Pepper Tuition – http://www.drpeppertuition.com
Order Sons of Italy – osiama.org
Rankin Foundation – www.rankinfoundation.org
Scholarship America – www.scholarshipamerica.org
Scholarship Guidance –scholarshipguidance.com
Single Parent Alliance of America – www.spaoa.org
Surety Bonds Scholarships – www.suretybonds.com/scholarships

Scholarship Search Engines

Let scholarships come to you! Use the below scholarship search engines to find scholarships based on your information.

College Scholarships – www.collegescholarships.org
Fastweb – www.fastweb.com
Scholarships – www.scholarships.com

Current Scholarships

 

ANA Annual Scholarship Program

Deadline: March 15 and August 15 of each year

Students must have a minimum GPA of 3.0, 15 hours of coursework taken (or registered for) in business related course work and be enrolled full-time at a university or college offering a business degree during the award period. For more information about the ANA Annual Scholarship Program please click here.

Mensa Scholarship- $1,000

Deadline: January 15, 2017

Number of Scholarships: 18

There are two requirements for applicants:

A) Applicants must be enrolled in a degree program in an accredited U.S. institution of higher learning during the academic year following the application date.

B) Applicants must submit an application and essay explaining his or her career, academic and/or vocational goals.

C) The scholarship application process is open Sept. 15 through Jan. 15.

No application forms are available at any other time. Between September and January, interested individuals can visit the scholarship application area of this site to determine eligibility and, if eligible, enter the program.

For more information please click here.

Moverscorp Thinking Scholarship- $500

Deadline: January 15, 2017

Number of Scholarships: 1

Scholarship is available to all high school, college and university students.

One $500 scholarship will be awarded each semester; totaling 2 scholarships over the school year.

The scholarship could be renewed each year by submitting another entry.

The winners will be selected based on overall writing ability and the evaluation of tip/advice for students that are planning to move. The minimum requirement is that your story should include at minimum 500 words but not more than 800 words.

Here is what we’d like you to cover in your story:

1. Why did you move?

2. Where did you move from?

3. Where did you move to?

4. How did you move (hired a moving company, moved yourself, rented a moving truck and etc.)?

5. How was your experience?

6. What did you learn from your move?

7. What will you do differently next time you move?

8. What is your best tip/advice for students that are planning to move?

For more information please click here.

YDI Scholarship- $1,000

Deadline: January 29, 2017

Number of Scholarships: 1

A) You must be a resident of any of the 50 United States, District of Columbia or US Territories

B) You must be 16 years of age or older

C) You must either be enrolled now, or will be enrolled iin a qualified high school, college or university within the United States.

For more information please click here.

Conquer Your Resolution Scholarship- $1,000

Deadline: January 30, 2017

Number of Scholarships: 1

The Conquer Your Resolution Scholarship was created to help students win scholarships without the hassle of filling out paper applications and writing dozens of essays.

To be eligible for the Scholarship you must be:

A) At least 13 years old and enrolled or will enroll in a college or university in the US.

B) A legal resident of the U.S. or Puerto Rico.

For more information please click here.

AWM Scholarships- $500

Deadline: January 31, 2017

Number of Scholarships: 3

To increase awareness of women’s ongoing contributions to the mathematical sciences, the Association for Women in Mathematics (AWM) and Math for America are co-sponsoring an essay contest for biographies of contemporary women mathematicians and statisticians in academic, industrial, and government careers.

The essays will be based primarily on an interview with a woman currently working in a mathematical sciences career. This contest is open to students in the following categories: Grades 6-8, Grades 9-12, and College Undergraduate. At least one winning submission will be chosen from each category. Winners will receive a prize, and their essays will be published online at the AWM web site. Additionally, a grand prize winner will have his or her submission published in the AWM Newsletter.

Who can enter?

This essay contest is open to students in the following categories:

1) Grades 6-8

2) Grades 9-12

3) Undergraduate

For more information please click here.

SP Scholarships- $10,000

Deadline: January 31, 2017

Number of Scholarships: 1

1. You must be at least 13 years old and enrolled or will enroll in a college or university in the US.

2. You must be a legal resident of the U.S. or Puerto Rico.

The ScholarshipPoints program was created in 2006 to help students win scholarships without the hassle of filling out paper applications and writing dozens of essays. ScholarshipPoints.com is owned and operated by Edvisors, a company dedicated to helping students plan and pay for college. To date, Edvisors has given away more than $650,000 through the ScholarshipPoints program.

For more information please click here.

VIP Scholarship- $5,000

Deadline: January 31, 2017

Number of Scholarships: 1

To be eligible for the VIP $5000 scholarship you must:

A) Must be at least 13 years of age or older.

B) Submit your entry by 11:59 pm ET on the day of the deadline.

C) You can submit multiple entries by following the instructions on the sponsors website.

For more information please click here.

1890 Scholars Program- $5,000

Deadline: February 1, 2017

Number of Scholarships: 17

General Eligibility – 1890 Scholars Program

1. Be a U.S. Citizen

2. Be an entering freshman

3. Hold a high school diploma or GED certificate

4. Have a high school grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 or better

5. Have a combined verbal/math score of 1,000 or more on the SAT or a composite score of 21 or more on the ACT

6. Apply for admission to one of the 1890 Lang Grant Institutions and study the required disciplines

7. Demonstrate leadership and community service

For more information please click here.

Scholarships for International Students

International students are not eligible for financial aid. However, they may be able to apply for some scholarships. If students need to obtain financial aid or an international scholarship the best place to look is your home country. Student loans and scholarships may be available from your government, local businesses, organizations and foundations. 

Other resources may be international humanitarian organizations that want to promote international education and cultural exchange with the U.S. Included in these organizations are the United Nations, the World Health Organization, the League of Red Cross Societies and the World Council of Churches. Financial aid and scholarships from these organizations are very competitive, so start the search early. Please exercise caution in your search as Quincy College will not be held liable for the contents of the below websites and does not endorse scholarship search engines for which there is a fee. 

Below are some links for websites that may provide some additional information: 

 internationalscholarships.com is an online financial aid resource for international students wishing to study in a foreign country. 

 internationalstudentloan.com provides access to loans for non-U.S. students wishing to study in the USA, U.S. citizens studying abroad, and Canadian citizens studying abroad. Its sister site, internationalstudentinsurance.com, is also a valuable resource for globally mobile students. 

 The International Education Financial Aid Page  http://www.iefa.org/ features a searchable list of grants, scholarships and loan programs for international students. 

 eduPASS, The Smart Student Guide to Studying in the U.S. http://www.edupass.org/finaid/ provides excellent articles, charts and links about financing college. 

 fundingusstudy.org is a database of scholarships, fellowships and grants organized and maintained by the Institute of International Education (IIE). 

 The Fulbright Program  http://www.cies.org/Fulbright_programs.htm provides funds for students, scholars and professionals to undertake graduate study, advanced research, university teaching, and teaching in elementary and secondary schools. Established in 1946, Fulbright aims to increase mutual understanding between the peoples of the United States and other countries, through the exchange of persons, knowledge and skills. 

 Rotary International and The Rotary Foundation http://www.rotary.org/en/Pages/ridefault.aspx administer a broad range of humanitarian and educational programs designed to improve the human condition, world understanding and peace. Learn more about Rotary’s Ambassadorial Scholarships, Grants for University teachers and World Peace Scholarships for study at their Centers for International Studies in Peace and Conflict Resolution.

 The Foundation Center – foundationcenter.org is an online resource devoted to foundations that fund individuals. The site also features a section for international grant seekers! 

 The Soros Foundation Network  http://www.soros.org/ supports the development of an open society through funding specific educational opportunities around the world. 

 The Academy for Educational Development  http://www.aed.org/ is committed to solving critical social problems throughout the world through education, social marketing, research, training, policy analysis and innovative program design and management. 

 Mobility International USA  http://www.miusa.org/ offers a top-notch Financial Aid Resource Sheet for people with disabilities. The organization empowers disabled people around the world through international exchange, information, technical assistance and training. 

Scholarships for Military and Veteran Students

For the most up-to-date information on scholarship opportunities for Military and Veteran Students, please contact Chris Breton, Military & Veterans’ specialist via (617) 405-5928 or cbreton@quincycolleg.edu.

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