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These Scholarships Are Calling Your Name

All of the scholarships below have been pulled from the DePaul Scholarship Connect website. If you don’t see a scholarship you qualify for, there are many more to explore at


Right to Privacy Scholarship | $1,000

The Law Offices of Leifert & Leifert are committed to giving back to the community. One way of doing this is helping young people reach their full academic potential. Leifert & Leifert wants students who are interested in privacy law to write about how much personal information they believe should be available. To be eligible you must attend a duly accredited institution and have a minimum 3.0 GPA. High school graduates and GED holders are also encouraged to apply.

Deadline: Aug. 31, 2019

The Entertainment Technology Scholarship |  $1,000

Home Theaters Direct provides consumers with state of the art entertainment technology so families and friends can gather together. They created an annual scholarship for students to express where they believe entertainment technology is headed and share their thoughts on how it can improve. All applicants must be enrolled, or due to be enrolled, as a full-time student at an accredited US college or university for the semester that they are applying to receive the scholarship.

Deadline: Sept. 1, 2019

Scottsdale Humanitarian Scholarship | $1,500

Scottsdale Recovery Center is providing college students the opportunity to reach their educational goals in the fields of behavioral health or social services through its humanitarian scholarship. Scottsdale Recovery Center is looking for scholars who want to use their education as a means to make a difference in the lives of others. Applicants must write about how the funds will help them in their quest for higher learning. Applicants must be enrolled in a university or higher learning program and be at least 18 years old.

Deadline: Sept. 15, 2019

2019 Price Benowitz Social Justice Scholarship| $2,000

Price Benowitz LLP is a law firm committed to making social justice a cornerstone of their practice’s values. They offer a scholarship to students who also advocate for social justice. Applicants must be enrolled in an accredited university and show an interest in social justice, through volunteer, professional, or educational experiences.

Deadline: Sept. 30, 2019

The Texting and Driving Prevention Scholarship | $1,000

Emerson Straw is an injury law firm that wants students to come up with creative solutions to stop texting and driving. In a 750-word essay, explain how you would prevent yourself and others from texting and driving. Applicants should include a resume and transcript with cumulative GPA.

Deadline: Sept. 30, 2019

2019 Accident Victims Scholarship | $1,000

Laborde Earles Law Firm is proud to provide a $1,000 scholarship to a U.S. college student who produces the best essay on how our legal system could do more for accident victims. This scholarship is for students who are interested in law and how it affects victims of accidents. To be eligible for this scholarship, you must be currently enrolled in an accredited university.

Deadline: Sept 30th, 2019

International Business Communications Scholarship | $2,500

Global Call Forwarding has been in business since 1996, enabling businesses to grow through the use of intelligent telecommunications. They’ve created a scholarship for students who are interested in online business. Applicants must be a full-time undergraduate student and have a minimum 3.0 GPA.

Deadline: Oct. 1, 2019

Gerber & Holder Essay Scholarship Competition | $1,000

Gerber & Holder is a workers compensation law firm and is proud to support students of all ages and background in their pursuit of higher education. They offer this privately funded scholarship to help create opportunity for the next generation of Americans. To be eligible for this scholarship you must write an essay on how to make the workers compensation system more equitable.

Deadline: Oct 11, 2019

Greenshine New Energy Scholarship | $1,000

Greenshine New Energy specializes in providing solar street lighting solutions around the country and is looking for a student who shows interest in green technology. Applicants must be a high school senior or college freshman, sophomore, or junior.

Deadline: Oct. 29, 2019

Student Driver Scholarship | $1,000

Yonkers Honda is committed to supporting the continued education of America’s college students. For the third year in a row, Yonker Honda is offering a $1,000 scholarship to a driven student dedicated to earning a college degree. This scholarship is for students who are high school seniors or college freshman, sophomore, or junior. They must be between the ages of 18 and 22.

Deadline: Feb. 4th, 2020

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