Entrepreneurs Scholarship

Revel Entrepreneurs ScholarshipRevel Systems Offers Scholarships for Entrepreneurial Students

https://revelsystems.com/scholarships or https://revelsystems.com (click on the search icon and type “scholarships”)

The Revel Scholars Program awards two $10,000 scholarships for the 2015/2016 school year to current high school and/or college students interested in entrepreneurship. In addition to receiving a scholarship towards their tuition, the two students selected for the Revel Scholars program will receive mentorship with Revel’s founders Lisa Falzone (CEO) and Chris Ciabarra (CTO) at regular intervals throughout the year for professional counsel and guidance. The scholarship funds will apply to the winners’ accredited United States college or university tuition.

Contact Info: Revel Systems, Inc., 170 Columbus Avenue, Fourth Floor, San Francisco, CA 94133; email: [email protected]

Deadline: July 1

Award Amount: $10,000 (2 awarded; 1 for a female student and 1 for a female or male student) plus mentorship with one of the founders;  Renewable

Eligibility: Must be 16 years of age or older; US citizen or permanent resident; must be registered at an accredited US college or university as an Undergraduate, Graduate, or Professional student; must demonstrate an interest in entrepreneurship either as a major field of study or career choices; academic or career direction must include being entrepreneurial in business, science, technology, engineering, or math; no minimum GPA, ACT, or SAT is required.

Requirements: Online application, Essay (on application), Transcript, and proof of enrollment (for winners)

Application Link: https://revelsystems.com/scholarships/application

For more information, please check out their scholarship FAQs at https://revelsystems.com/scholarships/faq

If you’re a student entrepreneur, this scholarship is sizeable and provides you with the mentorship every entrepreneur needs when launching a start-up.

Xerox Technical Minority Scholarships

Xerox Technical Minority ScholarshipAre You Pursuing a BS, MS, or PhD in a Technical Science? Then Check Out the Xerox Technical Minority Scholarship!

http://www.xerox.com/jobs/minority-scholarships/enus.html or http://www.xerox.com/ (use the Search Box to type “scholarships” then select the Xerox Minority Scholarship from the list)

Contact Info: Xerox Technical Minority Scholarship Program,150 State Street; 4th Floor, Rochester, New York 14614; email: [email protected]

Deadline: September 30

Award Amount: $1,000 to $10,000

Eligibility: Full-time student at a 4-year institution; B average or better; pursuing a BS, MS, or PhD in a technical science or an engineering discipline; Minority (Black, Asian, Pacific Islander, Native American, Alaskan, or Hispanic); and have tuition (or tuition related) expenses not covered by scholarships/grants (excluding loans).

Requirements: Online Application, Resume (you’ll need an electronic version; see sample here), the email address of the Financial Aid Officer at your school, cumulative GPA

Application Link: http://www.xerox.com/jobs/minority-scholarships/enus.html (click “Begin Your Application”) or https://clouda.lincware.com/clouda/doc/run/rba/xtmsp_application_2015

To apply, follow each of the steps listed below:
Step 1: Fill out the top of the attached Xerox Technical Minority Scholarship application.
(Applications may also be obtained on our web site www.xeroxstudentcareers.com)
Step 2: Have the Financial Aid Office fill out the bottom half of the form. Xerox will not
forward applications to the Financial Aid Office. If received incomplete, applicant will
be disqualified.
Step 3: Attach a copy of your resume. Feel free to use the sample format which
indicates their requirements. The sample resume should not be returned with the
application.
Step 4: Submit the complete package (ONLY COMPLETED APPLICATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED) to the above address postmarked before September 30
For more information check out their “Dear Applicant” letter or the scholarship FAQs.

Nancy Lorraine Jensen Memorial Scholarship

Nancy Lorraine JensonNancy Lorraine Jensen Memorial Scholarship

Sons of Norway was organized as a fraternal benefit society by 18 Norwegian immigrants in Minneapolis, Minnesota, on January 16, 1895. The purposes and goals of the founders were to protect members of Sons of Norway and their families from the financial hardships experienced during times of sickness or death in the family. Over time, the mission of Sons of Norway was expanded to include the preservation of Norwegian heritage and culture in society.

This scholarship demonstrates the importance of using ethic keywords in your scholarship search. The Sons of Norway organization has several scholarships available for students of Norwegian descent (both men and women). Be sure to check out their scholarships page!

https://www.sofn.com/foundation/grants_and_scholarships/ or http://www.sofn.com (“Foundation” Tab and “Grants & Scholarships” Link)

Contact Info: Sons of Norway Foundation, Attention: Nancy Lorraine Jensen Memorial Scholarship, 1455 W. Lake Street, Minneapolis, MN 55408; phone: 612.821.4632; email: [email protected]

Deadline: April 1

Award Amount: 50% of one semester’s tuition to 100% tuition for one year (Renewable)

Eligibility: Female between the ages of 17-35; US citizen; be a Sons of Norway member (or daughter, granddaughter of a member); full-time Undergraduate majoring in Chemistry, Physics, Chemical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or Mechanical Engineering; SAT score of at least 1800 with a math score of 600 or better, or an ACT score of at least 26.

Requirements: Online Application; Essay; Academic potential and evidence of ability to succeed; and 3 Letters of Recommendation giving specific evidence of good character, eagerness, earnestness, and ambition in the field of Science and Engineering.

Application Link: http://members.sofn.com/scholarships/grantApplication/create?grantType=Nancy

Simpson Strong-Tie Scholarships

Simpson Strong-Tie ScholarshipsSimpson Strong-Tie Scholarships: Structural Engineering/Architecture Student Scholarship Program

Simpson Strong-Tie Company, Inc. has a scholarship program for architecture and structural engineering students who are studying at participating colleges and universities in the United States. The program offers scholarships to support education and encourage the design and building of safer structures in our communities.

Visit http://www.strongtie.com/scholarships/index.html or http://www.strongtie.com (Look for the “About” tab and then choose the “Scholarships” link from the drop-down menu)

Contact Info: Structural Engineering/Architecture Student Scholarship Program, Scholarship Management Services, One Scholarship Way, Saint Peter, MN 56082; Phone: 507.931.1682

Deadline: April 25

Award Amount: $2,000 (57 Awarded)

Eligibility: Juniors (60 semester hours or equivalent) or Seniors in full-time undergraduate study in Architecture or Structural Engineering at one of the listed colleges or universities.

Requirements: Online Application, Transcript

Application Link: http://www.strongtie.com/scholarships/SST_application.pdf

Awards

Simpson Strong-Tie will award up to fifty-seven $2,000 scholarships in the 2014-2015 academic year. Awards are not renewable, but students may reapply to the program each year they meet eligibility requirements.

Awards are for undergraduate study only.

Application

Interested students must complete the application and mail italong with a current, complete transcript of gradesto Scholarship Management Services, postmarked no later than April 25, 2014. Grade reports are not acceptable. Online transcripts must display student name, school name, grade, and credit hours earned for each course, and term in which each course was taken. Applicants will receive acknowledgment of receipt of their application. If an acknowledgment card is not received within three weeks, applicants may call Scholarship Management Services to verify that the application has been received.

Applicants are responsible for gathering and submitting all necessary information. Applications are evaluated on the information supplied; therefore, answer all questions as completely as possible. Incomplete applications will not be evaluated. All information received is considered confidential and is reviewed only by Scholarship Management Services.

Selection of Recipients

Scholarship recipients are selected based on academic record, demonstrated leadership and participation in school and community activities, honors, work experience, a statement of educational and career goals, and an outside
appraisal.

Scholarship Management Services selects all recipients. In no instance does any officer or employee of Simpson Strong-Tie Company, Inc. play a part in the choice. All applicants agree to accept the decision as final.

Applicants will be notified by early June. Not all applicants to the program will be selected as recipients. Students may reapply to the program each year they meet eligibility requirements.

ESA Foundation Scholarship

ESA Foundation ScholarshipThe Entertainment Software Association’s ESA Foundation Scholarship Program

The Entertainment Software Association Foundation established a scholarship program to assist women and minority students who are pursuing degrees leading to careers in Computer & Video Game Arts. In 2009 they extended this opportunity to graduating High School Seniors and doubled the number of awards granted from 15 to 30 (15 to graduating High School Seniors and 15 to current undergraduates).

http://www.esafoundation.org/scholarship.asp or http://www.esafoundation.org/ (“Scholarship Program” link)

Contact Info: 317 Madison Avenue, 22nd Floor, New York, NY 10017; phone: 917.522.3250

Deadline: May 15

Award Amount: $3,000 (30 Awarded)

Eligibility: Women or minority students pursuing a degree leading to a career in computer and video game arts (High School Seniors and Undergraduates can apply; High School Seniors must already be accepted into a program). Must be a US citizen. Must maintain a 2.75 GPA. Must be enrolling or enrolled in a full-time undergraduate course of study at a 4-year college or university in the US.

Requirements: Online Application. Other documents may be required so be sure to visit their application page, check their status on Facebook, or send them a tweet.

Application Link: http://www.esafoundation.org/scholarship.asp or https://aim.applyists.net/Account/LogOn?ReturnUrl=%2fesaf