John F. Kennedy Young Democrat Award
Award Amount: $500
Application Deadline: Sunday, March 15, 2015
Sponsor: Coronado Democratic Club
Applicants are asked to write an essay on each of the following questions:
- How are you currently involved in the political process?
- Why do you consider yourself a Democrat?
- Discuss two issues that are important to you, including how you think the Democratic Party should stand on those issues.
Finalists will be contacted for a personal interview. Click here to access the application.
Behavioral Health Academic Scholarship
Award Amount: 1st place - $5,000; 2nd place - $2,500; 3rd place - $2,500
Application Deadline: Sunday, May 31, 2015
Sponsor: American Addiction Centers
American Addiction Centers, a national leader in addiction treatment, is offering $10,000 in scholarships for those majoring in behavioral health, nursing, counseling, psychology, social work, marriage/family therapy, or other program focusing on treating mental health and/or substance abuse issues.
Eligibility: High school graduate by summer 2015, current full- or part-time undergraduate and graduate students entering or enrolled in behavioral health, nursing, counseling, psychology, social work, marriage/family therapy, or other program focusing on treating mental health and/or substance abuse issues. Must be US Citizen.
Requirements: Submit application form with essay “Why are you interested in pursuing a career in behavioral sciences??” (800 words max.) by May 31, 2015. Application forms can be found at http://americanaddictioncenters.org/behavioral-health-academic-scholarship/
The ProDental Scholarship
Award Amount: $250
Application Deadline: Wednesday, April 1, 2015
Sponsor: The ProDental Group
The ProDental Scholarship aims to help students with financial compensation while earning their degree. They believe in doing their part to help keep students in school without the fear of having massive amounts of debt when they graduate.
Eligibility: Be a current college or university student enrolled in at least 12 credit hours in the upcoming two semesters, OR be a senior in high school is planning to attend a recognized college or university, be a resident of California and possess characteristics and qualities that would represent the ProDental Scholarship in a positive light.
Requirements: Submit application form with essay “Why is it important for you to continue your schooling and what do you think is the biggest benefit to attending a university?" by April 1, 2015. Application forms can be found at http://prodentalgroup.com/scholarship/