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Information concerning private aid programs is presented on this page for the convenience of Baylor University students. The University does not endorse, sponsor, or have any role in the administration of these private aid programs and, therefore, disclaims any responsibility or liability for the information provided.

Milton G. Wright Scholarship Monthly Drawing
Adventures In Education (AIE’) is a public-service program developed by TG, a public, nonprofit corporation that helps students plan and complete their journey through higher education. The Milton G. Wright Scholarship awards thousands of dollars each year to students through TG events and special promotions on TG's Adventures In Education website. TG will allow students to enter online to receive one of twelve (12) monthly $500 scholarship awards. Scholarship Drawing
Sweepstakes winners are chosen through random drawings, giving students a chance to win $1,000. A total of forty (40) $1,000 prizes will be awarded (20 to high school students and 20 to college students). Once you sign up, you're automatically entered in future drawings. If you are a winner, you will be notified by mail within two weeks of the drawing dates. Diet Delivery Scholarship
Deadlines: December 10, 2014 and June 1, 2015
As innovative thought leaders in the field of home diet delivery, bistroMD is proud to announce our first annual spring and fall innovative ideas for health and wellness scholarship for high school and college students who are pursuing a college degree. In offering this scholarship, it is our goal to help provide access to higher education to one student each spring and fall semester so that they may go on to become uniquely extraordinary members of their communities. BistroMD is a purpose-led organization that delivers a healthy and delicious diet delivery program prepared with the highest standards in the industry. Our weight loss programs have helped to provide access to life-transforming wellness for thousands of people across the country. bistromd members create personalized diet plans that deliver real results because they fit into their daily lives. Quarterly Scholarship
Deadlines: January 15, 2015, April 15, 2015, July 15, 2015 and October 15, 2015
Choose one of the identified topics and write an essay about how software has affected or will affect your life or your industry.

Breakthrough Technologies Scholarship
Deadline: October 31, 2014
This scholarship will be awarded to 3rd or 4th year engineering/science students pursuing a career in Semiconductor and related specialty areas such as Nanotechnology, MEMS, Solar PV, Thin Film, or other advanced technologies. The purpose is to help those students to meet the financial requirements as they pursue their degree, over and above any financial aid or other scholarships that they may receive. Critical Systems, Inc. (CSI) is committed to supporting the breakthrough technologies that are being developed in Semiconductor and related industries. We provide the gas delivery, gas abatement, and orbital welding, and other products & services that are fundamental to these technologies. The innovations being developed ultimately benefit all of us in medicine, energy, communications, and in many other areas. We believe these advanced technologies will become even more important in the future. As world population and demand for goods and services increase, the next generation will need to further embrace these technologies in order to effectively manage natural resources and address environmental challenges.

Griswold Home Care Scholarship
Deadline: November 1, 2014
Griswold Home Care is a mission-driven home care services company headquartered just outside of Philadelphia that celebrates, educates, and advocates the choice to remain independent at home. Griswold Home Care was founded by Jean Griswold, wife of a Presbyterian Minister, in 1982 after being diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis and seeing the need for quality care in her community. Jean’s mission of affordable care for all continues to spread today. In honor of Jean’s vision, Griswold Home Care offers a $1,000 bi-annual scholarship to a qualified student pursuing a bachelor’s or associate’s degree at an accredited college or university.

Buckfire & Buckfire, P.C. 2014 Disability Scholarship
Deadline: November 1, 2014
The Michigan personal injury lawyers of Buckfire & Buckfire, P.C. are pleased to announce its first annual 2014 Disability Scholarship intended for a student with a disability. The Michigan law firm represents victims of car accidents, motorcycle accidents, medical malpractice cases, nursing home neglect cases, dog bite injuries, and all other personal injury accident matters. Located in Southfield, Michigan, the law firm represents clients throughout the entire state. The scholarship has been created as part of Buckfire & Buckfire’s commitment to helping victims of a disability or injury who are in need of financial assistance for their education. The scholarship is $1,000 and will be awarded to a student who is currently attending an accredited college or university. The scholarship is open to students with any type of disability, including but not limited to physical disabilities, medical conditions, mental and psychiatric conditions, speech and language, learning disabilities, behavioral conditions, and all other conditions. We encourage all students to apply even if they are unsure if their specific disability qualifies for the scholarship.

National Transport Road to Success Scholarship
Deadline: November 7, 2014
National Transport is one of the leading providers within the auto shipping industry. With over 10 years of experience with shipping automobiles from coast to coast, our work has earned us an A+ Accredited rating with the Better Business Bureau. We have transported over 30,000 vehicles on a yearly basis, and have one of the highest customer satisfaction ratings within the car transport business. We would like to present a scholarship to students looking to further their education, and illustrate to National Transport how their ideas can impact the world on a larger scale. We understand that tuition rates are only raising and want to do everything in our power help make education more accessible. Teacher Scholarship
Deadline: November 15, 2014
JAM Paper & Envelope is proud to be family owned and operated for over 55 years. Our parent company, Hudson Envelope Corp, was founded in 1955. "JAM" stands for Janet, Andrew and Michael Jacobs, a tight-knit family who heads the company's operations day-in and day-out. According to a 2013 Marketplace Morning report, 99.5% of American school teachers spend their own money on school supplies and instructional materials. All this while many are facing pay cuts. At JAM, we see hundreds of these selfless teachers come through our doors for binders, folders, paper and other school supplies. While we appreciate their business, we appreciate their sacrifices even more. To thank them, we will be holding an annual $500 scholarship to students studying education. This money can be used to buy supplies for classrooms they might be student teaching in, personal course supplies like textbooks or planners, or their own school supplies

Global English Editing Scholarship
Deadline: November 21, 2014
Global English Editing is rewarding talented American students that, through their current studies and career plans, intend to make an outstanding contribution to the country’s future. Therefore, to be awarded this scholarship, students must outline in 200 words or less how they intend to make positive change to America after finishing their university degree. Students must detail their current degree and how it relates to their future career plans. As an editing company, we value high quality writing, and we will look kindly upon well written entries that are free of grammatical errors.

CourseHorse Learner's Scholarship
Deadline: November 25, 2014
The CourseHorse Learner’s Scholarship is a $1,000 scholarship applicable to the 2015 spring semester. Students who will attend or are attending a college in the U.S. and are 25 years of age and younger are eligible to enter. To apply, submit a one page document (word doc or PDF) or a one minute video describing a topic you’re passionate about learning. Be creative and good luck! Every year the CourseHorse Learner’s Scholarship recognizes students who value education and aspire towards lifelong learning. Our mission is to facilitate learning opportunities for everyone, to increase ease and confidence in discovering one’s path to personal enrichment. We are looking for students who are passionate about learning and will never stop discovering.

ItaliaRail Study Abroad Scholarship
Deadline: November 30, 2014
ItaliaRail is excited to give students a chance to study abroad and experience the magic and majesty of Italy. To this end, we have created the ItaliaRail Scholarship for those who have enrolled in their university's Study Abroad program for Italy. We will be giving 2 scholarships worth $1,000 each during the spring semester. Applications must be submitted between September 3rd and November 30th, 2014. Winners will be chosen after the deadline for submission has ended, and those selected will be notified by early January 2015.

HSA (Health Savings Accounts) for America Scholarship
Deadline: November 30, 2014
HSA for America has been helping individuals and families save money on their health insurance and other medical expenses since HSAs first became available in 2004. HSA of America is awarding its first ever $500 scholarship to the student who best describes the benefits of "price transparency" when it comes to medical care.

Artistic Excellence in Print Design & Marketing Scholarship
Deadline: November 30, 2014 is pleased to offer the Artistic Excellence in Print Design & Marketing Scholarship, a $1,000 scholastic award granted annually to the most qualified and deserving U.S. undergraduate or graduate majoring in Graphic Arts & Design or a related field and currently enrolled with an accredited U.S. university, college or institution of higher learning.

Look Twice, Save a Life Scholarship
Deadline: December 1, 2014 is proud to introduce a new scholarship promoting motorcycle safety among students. The Look Twice, Save A Life Scholarship of $1,000 is awarded to any student who is currently attending or planning to attend college or some form of higher education.

TicketCity Annual College Scholarship Program
Deadline: December 1, 2014
We want to thank the students for turning an ordinary game into a tradition-rich, high-energy event that will be remembered forever. All you have to do is write an essay about something you already love, the college sports experience and earn $2,500 to help pay for school. Choose from one of 3 essay subject options and write a 500 – 800 word essay. The essay doesn’t have to be too formal – we want to hear your voice! Write something funny, something sentimental, talk about your game day traditions or whatever feels right to you. You’ll need to include a picture or video that supplements your essay. Be creative! We want your essays, pictures and videos to reflect the excitement you feel from the event you write about. All pictures and videos need to be appropriate, so please keep the content family-friendly.

Rosenfeld Injury Lawyers' Single Mother Scholarship
Deadline: December 5, 2014
Rosenfeld Injury Lawyers believes in the empowerment of single mothers through education. Education has the power to open doors for single mothers and even their children. Having a degree or certification can enable a woman to expand her lifetime earning potential, increase her gross income, and provide her with better job opportunities. In turn, this allows a single mother to financially support her children, purchase groceries, afford a mortgage and provide a stable household for the family. Even though it can be difficult to care for a child while pursuing an education, the rewards of an education far outweigh the challenges. We want to expand opportunities for single mothers who are going back to school by offering two $1,000 scholarships (one awarded to a single mother in an undergraduate program or community college and one to a single mother enrolled in an accredited law school)

Kiddie Collection Scholarship
Deadline: December 5, 2014
Kiddie Collection is an online toy retailer and has been in the retail business for over 15 years. We celebrate the movers, the shakers, the doers, the makers-the dreamers who still believe that dreams come true. Whether you are a current college student giving your dreams your best shot, or just a kid looking bright eyed toward the future, we tip our hats and congratulate you, and want to help you out. Kiddie Collection will be doling out up to $3,500.00 in scholarships to one lucky winner to be used at any qualifying postsecondary institution. So, are you a mover or shaker or doer or maker? If yes, whip up an essay detailing how our scholarship will help you realize your childhood dreams. Here at Kiddie Collection we prize determination, innovation, and of course, imagination, and want to hear all about your game plan for success. Take out a pen or hit the keyboard, it is time to open the door, and let the future in.

National Tax Law Scholarship
Deadline: December 12, 2014
The Tax Practice Group at Brown, PC is now accepting applications for the firm's National Tax Law Scholarship, a $500 stipend which will be awarded to a second or third year U.S. law student with a demonstrated interest in tax law. The award will be paid directly to the student, and can be used for any expenses related to legal education, including but not limited to tuition, room, board, books, bar review courses, or commuting expenses. Infographic Scholarship
Deadline: December 15, 2014
To enter, create an infographic about how modern students utilize the Internet compared to other generations. Green Scholarship
Deadline: December 15, 2014
PlushBeds is manufacturer and online retailer of some of the finest sustainably-produced, natural latex mattresses. Beyond selling earth-friendly products, our mission is to also support individuals who believe in taking care of the fragile ecosystem and leaving their corner of the world a better place than they found it. Of course, we know why we do what we do, but we want to hear it from your perspective: We’d like to hear from students seeking eco degrees about what you think are the unique advantages of living a green lifestyle, and the steps that one can take towards a greener lifestyle:

GMR Transcription Academic Scholarship Program
Deadline: December 15, 2014
GMR Transcription is a leading transcription services company that transcribes voice recordings for academic, business, legal, non-profit and other organizations. The company also offers translation services from Spanish to English, English to Spanish, English to Mandarin and Mandarin to English, interpretation services and court reporting services. Over 5,200 GMR Transcription clients are served by over 200 trained independent contractor transcribers.

2014 Clark Scholarship
Deadline: December 15, 2014
The International Gem Society (IGS) was founded by Donald Clark, CSM with the mission to improve people's access to information about the field of gemology. As a result, IGS seeks to encourage students who have a particular interest in geology, gems, lapidary arts or gemology. In honor of Donald Clark, IGS has endowed a $750 annual scholarship. We encourage any student to apply for our annual scholarship.

The Scholarship
Deadline: December 15, 2014
This scholarship is open to all U.S. students who are 16 years of age or older. High school students, undergraduate students, master degree students and adult learners are all encouraged to apply. Cyperbullying Awareness Scholarship
Deadline: December 15, 2014
To enter, create a poster that raises awareness of student cyber bullying. You can create the poster in any medium you see fit from photography to hand- drawn art -- just make sure it is engaging and creative.

Appliances Connection's College Connection Scholarship
Deadline: December 15, 2014
If you are a U.S. citizen who is currently enrolled or planning to enroll at an accredited university or fashion/design school; and are a high school graduate or equivalent with a 3.5 cumulative GPA and are willing to write 500-800 words on why you think your creative eye can change the world, then you may be eligible to win a one thousand dollar ($1,000) scholarship from Appliances Connection.

Tortuga Backpacks Study Abroad Scholarship
Deadline: December 19, 2014
The Tortuga Backpacks Study Abroad Scholarship is awarded biannually to passionate students who want to explore the world. At Tortuga Backpacks, our mission is to help people take amazing trips, including students studying abroad. When customers purchase luggage from us for their trips, they are paying it forward by funding scholarships for students like you.

Dentistry Scholarship by
Deadline: December 21, 2014
If you are an aspiring dentist or dental hygienist who is passionate about dental health and changing technology, then we want to hear from and invest in you! In 500 words, tell us what recent or upcoming technology you think will reshape - or is already reshaping - the field of dentistry.

2015 $1,000 Scholarship
Deadline: December 21, 2014
The 2015 scholarship program is designed to help you save money during the academic year and help with your path to a successful future. Created for high school and university students, now is the time to take advantage of this limited offer to lower your tuition and achieve your academic and career goals! helps people from all over the world find and buy international health insurance that's perfect for their needs. As an international company, we also want to help students like you to realize the potentially life-changing impact that studying can have both personally and professionally.

Fitness Lifestyle Scholarship
Deadline: December 30, 2014 is giving one student a $500 paid scholarship towards their academic costs for the 2014 or 2015 school year. This is open to current high school, alumni and college students. To enter, complete the survey and answer the final survey question in 500 words or less.

Belly Go Round $2,500 Scholarship
Deadline: December 31, 2014
Belly Go Round, an online retailer of preowned maternity clothes, will be awarding 2 $500 Scholarships per year to a college student working towards a career in child development, OBGYN or labor delivery nursing or teaching. You don’t need to write a long winded essay or fill out any long application forms to apply. Just send a short reply with your basic contact info and why you chose the profession you are working towards for your chance to win $500 towards school

Los Angeles Accident Group (LAAG) Access-For-All-Scholarship
Deadline: December 31, 2014
LAAG is a full-service law firm based in Los Angeles, with multiple offices throughout Southern California. With a sophisticated corporate practice and a well-known litigation department, the firm has partners throughout the US and services clients on a national level. Our diverse client base ranges from publicly-held Fortune 500 companies to governmental agencies, universities, health care facilities, small businesses and private individuals. Each year, the firm will award a $1,000 scholarship to a student who plans to pursue a career in the legal field. The purpose of the scholarship is to encourage and assist a motivated student who has demonstrated academic excellence and a commitment to the community, to accomplish their dream to practice in the legal field.

Home Alarms Educational Scholarship
Deadline: December 31, 2014
Apex Direct-ADT Home Security will award a $500 scholarship to the student who submits the best response to the designated essay question.

The Bridgat Scholarship Program
Deadline: December 31, 2014
Established in March, 2014, Bridgat Scholarship Program is administrated by Bridgat Technology Limited, a private company headquartered in Hong Kong. As totally merit-based funds, Bridgat Scholarships are awarded to full-time undergraduate and graduate students currently enrolled at a U.S. accredited institution. Respiratory Care Scholarship
Deadline: December 31, 2014
Have a respiratory condition requiring medication such as asthma, cystic fibrosis, chronic bronchitis, or COPD? If so, we’d like to help! is your online resource for nebulizer machines, accessories, and information and is awarding the $1,000 Respiratory Care Scholarship to a college student with a respiratory condition.

2015 Michigan Auto Law Car Accident Injury Survivor Scholarship
Deadline: December 31, 2014
Our Michigan auto accident law firm is offering an annual scholarship for college students who were victims of car accidents earlier in their lives and who have overcome their injuries to pursue an education. Two awards of $500 each will be distributed to a student attending a U.S. college or university that has been injured in an auto accident. Our scholarship serves as an important reminder that each and every person injured in an auto accident is a person, not a number or a claim. Our hope is that by recognizing outstanding young people who have overcome serious injury, we can remind everyone that car accident injury survivors are people. Applicants are required to submit an essay and must be a U.S. citizen.

Tapper's Fashion and Jewelry Design Scholarship
Deadline: January 1, 2015
Undergraduate and graduate design students who will be attending an accredited university or college in the U.S. in the spring of 2015 are eligible to apply for this scholarship. To apply, submit an essay of 1,000 words or fewer in answer to the question "How does current fashion design impact the world of luxury jewelry design?"

JD Law Student Scholarship
Deadline: January 1, 2015
This year marks the first annual Avvo Scholars Circle and Scholarship Program. Avvo has created this program to help inspire future generations of lawyers to innovate and impact change in the industry and our local communities. JD Law Students have the opportunity to win a $10,000 scholarship and be admitted to the newly-created Avvo Scholars Circle, Class of 2015.

Undergraduate/Pre-Law Student Scholarship
Deadline: January 1, 2015
This year marks the first annual Avvo Scholars Circle and Scholarship Program. Avvo has created this program to help inspire future generations of lawyers to innovate and impact change in the industry and our local communities. Undergraduate students have the opportunity to win a $5,000 scholarship award.

The Miller Law Offices Scholarship
Deadline: January 1, 2015
At Miller Law Offices, we understand how important education is for everyone, especially older citizens that need additional training and/or education to support themselves. It can be an uphill battle going back to school when you are older, but the rewards far outweigh the obstacles. We want to support older people who are trying to improve their skills and self-sufficiency by going back to school. We are offering two $1,000 scholarships to help make that happen for 2 people every year. To apply, write a 500+ word essay on the advantages of going back to school after age 50. What have you learned as an older American that has prepared you for the challenges you face as a student? Defend & explain your answer.

Your Journey Ahead Scholarship
Deadline: January 1, 2015
To help facilitate your college path in technology, marketing, and/or entrepreneurship, Signal is pleased to offer two undergraduate students in these fields a scholarship prize. The winner will receive $1,500, and the runner-up will receive $500 to use towards your college education journey as you study technology, marketing, and/or entrepreneurship. At Signal, we use marketing and technology data to help our clients’ businesses map and improve their customers’ journey, rather than just focusing on the bottom line of what they bought at a store. And as you begin your college journey, we want to hear about what in your past has led you to this path, and what you think your college journey will mean for your future.

The Margaret McNamara Memorial Fund (MMMF) Grant
Deadline: January 15, 2015
The MMMF provides grants to women from developing countries to help further their education and strengthen their leadership skills to improve the lives of women and children in developing countries.

I Heart My School Scholarship
Deadline: January 31, 2015
Tell us what is so great about your university or college and you could win a $500 scholarship. ABODO is an apartment search service that was started by a few guys from UW Madison. ABODO was built by students for students. Why? Well we loved our school, but hated every time we had to find a new place to live. The listing services didn’t have anything new and the classifieds suck. So we decided to pull together all the best listings around campus and put them all on a map with powerful filters and real-time availability. It worked for us, so now we’re on a mission to spread the love to campuses across the country!

Terry Bryant Scholarship
Deadline: February 12, 2015
Terry Bryant Accident & Injury Law is pleased to announce its sponsorship for the Terry Bryant Scholarship program, an annual scholarship that will be awarded for the first time in 2015. This scholarship is an opportunity for high school seniors to better their communities while vying for a $2,500 scholarship. The scholarship is open to all U.S. high school seniors planning on seeking a degree at an accredited four year university. Applicants must produce a video, written essay, or PowerPoint presentation discussing one of the following: The dangers of underage drinking, drunk driving, or distracted driving.

Senior Care Innovation Scholarship
Deadline: April 15, 2015
A Place for Mom is proud to offer our annual $1,000 scholarship to university students interested in the fields of aging and gerontology. As the nation's largest senior living referral service, we know the importance of supporting the training and education of our future senior care leaders.

The Drive to Learn Scholarship
Deadline: May 1, 2015
Shift Insurance is offering The Drive to Learn scholarship award to college students across the United States to honor the learning done in and outside of classroom walls. If you are currently a full-time student at a four-year university, graduate program, community college, or trade school, Shift Insurance wants to hear from you. Simply tell us about an important learning experience you had while on the road, either as a driver or a passenger, and you could receive $1000!

Logistics and Supply Chain Scholarship
Deadline: May 15,2015
Undergraduate and graduate students studying supply chain and logistics who will be attending an accredited university in the United States in the fall of 2015 are eligible to apply. Submissions will be judged based on both academic merit and the content of the essay question response. In 1,000 words or fewer, please answer the following: What technological advances would you use to make supply chains more efficient and reduce delivery costs due to rising fuel prices?

Binpress Scholarship for Open Source
Deadline: May 15, 2015
Every year, Binpress will award five $500 scholarships for students who have shown a commitment to the open source community. Binpress is a platform for developers to publish and support their code for a living. We provide tools for marketing, licensing, customer support, and customization services for software components. Open source is the foundation of the web, as well as many mobile and desktop ecosystems.

Rocket 55 Digital Marketing Scholarship
Deadline: May 31, 2015
Minneapolis-based digital agency Rocket 55 is thrilled to unveil their 2014-2015 scholarship for students interested in digital & Internet marketing. The winner will be selected based on the submission of a 300 to 500 word essay covering one of the following questions: 1.) Where do you see digital marketing in 5 years? 2.) Where do you see SEO & Search Engines in 5 years? 3.) Discuss a social media campaign that's resonated with you and why it did. Submissions are due by 11:59PM on May 31st, 2015. Best of luck!

Rural Students Scholarship Essay Contest
Deadline: June 1, 2015
Blaze Wifi is offering another $500 college scholarship in 2015 to help promote higher education and improve internet literacy and connectivity in small towns and rural cities across America. Many people do not realize that rural areas are more at risk economically than larger cities and more populated areas of the United States. At Blaze Wifi, we want to promote education and the productive use of Internet technology to facilitate growth and positive change in these rural areas of our country. We offer this scholarship with the sincere hope that the winner will relocate to a rural area of the United States after graduation and do their part in developing rural and underserved towns and cities in America.

Dry Defender $1,000 Protect Your Bed Scholarship
Deadline: June 30, 2015
Dry Defender is offering a scholarship in the amount of $1,000 for any student that submits a creative piece featuring our Dry Defender character. Dry Defender’s mission is to protect America’s mattresses from spills, accidents, dust mites, bed bugs, mildew and mold, and other allergens. Dry Defender offers a wide range of affordable premium bedding, including plastic mattress covers, breathable mattress covers, mattress protectors, mattress pads, underpads, and overlays.

Safe Driver $1,000 Scholarship- Fall 2015
Deadline: July 10,2015 is proud to introduce a new scholarship promoting safe driving for students. To enter, participate in one of the specified safe driver programs and also create a form of social awareness that inspires other students to focus on safe driving.

Majux Marketing 2015 Scholarship
Deadline: July 30, 2015
This $1,000 award is geared to help an undergraduate student with eye to enter the fields of marketing or business meet the continually rising cost of their education. To apply, complete the downloadable application and prepare a maximum 650-word essay answering the following question: How would you use a budget of $10,000 to promote an e-commerce project of your choice? Majux Marketing epitomizes the start-up company image in the digital age. In little more than a year, Majux has garnered increasingly favorable reviews and press as one of the fastest rising digital marketing agencies in the country. Their client roster includes some of the largest and oldest law firms in the United States as well as music promotion companies and entertainment advocates.

Karman Healthcare Scholarship
Deadline: September 1, 2015
Karman Healthcare is proud to offer two $500 scholarships for any currently enrolled students that meet the stated requirements. This scholarship is open to all college and university students with a mobility disability who use a wheelchair or other mobility devices on a regular basis.