As one of the nation’s largest need-based college scholarship programs in the country, the Horatio Alger Scholarship Programs specifically assist high school students who have faced and overcome great obstacles in their young lives. While many programs are directed primarily to recognizing academic achievement or leadership potential, the Horatio Alger Association seeks students who have… Read More
Every year we challenge students in our districts to create and submit their original apps for a chance to win the Congressional App Challenge (CAC). Each challenge is district-specific. As U.S. Representatives we publicly recognize our winning teams and each winning app may be put on display in the U.S. Capitol Building for one year.… Read More
Multiple scholarships ranging from $500 to $1000. Choose ONE prompt from below and submit a well thought out essay or video How have your family, parents, school, and teachers influenced who you are today? Use personal experiences to support your answer. How much freedom should parents give their children? Use personal experiences to support your… Read More
$500 scholarship for a student who has designed an innovative project that makes a difference in the lives of others (This could be a website, series of blogs, an app, fundraising event, etc.) Must submit an essay describing the goal of the particular project and provide supporting documentation. The essay, idea, or creation must be… Read More
Monthly $1,000 scholarship is open to all high school and college students. Simply log in or create a free account below to apply.
Up to $5,000 for Southern California high school students who have talent in Acting, Non-Classical Voice, Classical Voice, Non-Classical Dance, Ballet, Jazz Instrumental and Classical Instrumental. Applicant must submit an audition video.
Recipients will receive up to $10,000 in cash awards, take master classes with accomplished artists, become eligible for nomination as a U.S. Presidential Scholar in the Arts, receive a lifetime of mentoring and professional support, achieve national recognition.
“Imagine that your high school or college has been overrun with zombies. Your math professor, the cafeteria ladies, and even your best friend have all joined the walking dead. Flesh out a plan to avoid the zombies, including where you’d hide and the top-five things you’d bring to stay alive.” (250 words or less). Winner… Read More
Every month Courage to Grow will give $500 to the winner of their essay contest. Essays must be less than 250 words.
Every month University Tutor will give $100 to the winner of their essay contest. Essays are between 300-900 words. Prompts are updated each month.