Private Scholarships List

Wisc. Dept. of Children & Families Foster CareScholarship
The Wisconsin Department of Children & Families Scholarship Program awards scholaships upt $5,000 for youth who have been in out-of-home care (OHC) placement in: foster home, group home, residential care center or court ordered Kinship Care Application Link 
Scholarships Open to Minority Students
Comprehensive list of scholarships available to minority students. Website 
Scholarships Open to Undocumented Students
My (Un)Documented Life offers up-to-date information & resources for undocumented immigrants including available scholarship opportunities. Website 
Luna Regina Health Eating Scholarship
Deadline: 06/30/17. $1,000. Applicants must be enrolled in a two or four year college program and write a 500 word essay answering “Why is a healthy diet important?” Website
Fence Authority Scholarship
Deadline: 06/30/17. $1000 award for students currently pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in a field dedicated to improving the beautification of US communities, such as Architecture, Civil Engineering, Horticulture and Environmental and Marine Sciences. Applicants must be currently or recently involved with their community either through school or voluntary programs. Website 
Nursing Scholarship for BSN
Deadline: 07/01/17. $2500 award for a registered nurse currently pursuing a Bachelor of Science in Nursing and have a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or better. Website
Resume Go
Deadline: 07/01/17. $3000 award for a U.S. citizen enrolled in an accredited college, must be a full time undergraduate or graduate student, and have a minimum GPA of 3.3. Website
Uncommon Goods Scholarship
Deadline: 07/15/17. $1000 award for any undergraduate art or design major. Website
Impact Technology Scholarship
Deadline: 07/15/17. Two $1000 awards for any student currently enrolled full time in a college or university or high school student planning to attend a college or university the following semester. Write an essay answering how recruiting the most qualified candidates can have a positive impact at all levels of an organization. Website
Jons Guide
Deadling: 07/30/17. $300-$700 for any student enrolled at an educational institution. Website
Climate Change Scholarship
Deadline: 07/31/17. $1000. Applicants must be enrolled in a two- or four-year undergraduate degree program at an accredited U.S. college or university for the 2017 / 2018 academic year and hold a 3.0 GPA. Website
Redfin Scholarship
Deadline: 07/31/17. A $2500 award to a graduating high school senior or a current freshman, sophomore or junior in college attending an accredited university. Applicants must be U.S. citizens with a 3.5 or above GPA. Website
Cirris Systems Scholarship
Deadline: 08/01/17. $1000. Applicants must be enrolled at a college or institution and write a 400-600 essay answering an essay prompt. Website
Lucky Patcher Scholarship
Deadline: 08/15/17. $2,500. Applicants must be a U.S. citizen or permanent legal resident, enrolled full time in an undergraduate or graduate degree program or be a high school student planning to attend college in Fall 2017, and have a 2.5 GPA. Website 
Internet Marketing Scholarship
Deadline: 08/15/17. $1000 award open to postgraduates and undergraduates studying at a college or institution who write an essay about Online Marketing. Website
Customer Support Scholarship
Deadline: 08/30/17. Up to $1500. Open to any student currently enrolled in a college or university over 18 years of age and write a 1000-1500 word essay answering: “The future of commerce, How the internet will change the consumption in 10 years?” Website
The Sleep Judge State of Sleep Scholarship
Deadline: 10/30/17. $1500 award open to current or incoming students at a post-secondary institution. Must be a U.S. or Canadian citizen and hold a 3.0 GPA. Website
Market Inspector Scholarship
Deadline: 10/31/17. $1000 award to a student currently enrolled or accepted into an accredited US/UK post-secondary institution within 2017. that was born in one of the following countries: Iran, Lybia, Somalia, Sudan, Syria, and Yemen. Must write an essay on why they feel they should be chosen for the scholarship. Website 
Car Seat Research Scholarship
Deadline: 11/30/17. $500-$3000 a high school or college student who are or are planning to pursure a degree at a post-secondary institution in the U.S. Must be a U.S. citizen and hold a cumulative 3.0 GPA. Write an essay on the topics provided. Website
Future of Robotics Scholarship
Deadline: 12/01/17. Three awards ranging from $1500-$3000 to a current or future student of an accredited university or college in the U.S. in good academic standing. Must write an essay answering “How will robotics change our lives in the next 10 years?” Website
Staver Law Group National Scholarship
Deadline: 12/01/17. $5000 award for a student currently enrolled in an accredited college, university, or graduate program in the United States. Must be a U.S. citizen and hold a 3.0 or higher GPA. Website
Kirst Law Firm National Scholarship
Deadline: 12/01/17. $10,000 award for a current student enrolled in an accredited college, university or graduate program within the U.S. with a 3.0 or higher GPA. Must be a U.S. citizen. Website
Innovation Scholarship
Deadline: 12/01/17. Three awards from $1000-$2500 will be awarded to high school juniors and seniors and students currently enrolled in a 2 or 4-year college or university in the U.S. Must answer the following: “What kind of effects do you believe we will face as self-driving cars become more prominent on the roads?” Website
Veterans Benefits Scholarship
Deadline: 12/31/17. Three $2000 scholarships will be awarded to students who are enrolled in a program at an accredited 2 or 4-year university during the 2017-2018 academic year. Must submit an essay answering the following “Give an example of one veterans benefit and explain how it helps senior veterans. Then propose your own benefit to help senior veterans.” Website
Feldco Windows Siding and Doors Scholarship
Deadline: 01/15/18. $1000 Award for current undergraduate or incoming new freshman that is also a legal U.S. resident. Website