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31 Scholarships With February Deadlines

Making college affordable is the goal! Money matters, and scholarships are key. Check out our list of 31 scholarships with February deadlines – your shortcut to easing the college financial ride. Science, arts, or tech – there's a scholarship for you! Skip the stress, grab the list, and let's make this scholarship thing a breeze. ✨

Hey folks, 👋 gearing up for prepping college funding?

We get it. We want to help you make your college journey as affordable as possible! Money matters, and scholarships are a key player in that process. That's why we've got this list of 31 scholarships with deadlines in February – your shortcut to easing the financial side of college. No matter if you're into science, arts, or tech, there's a scholarship here waiting for you!

So, skip the stress, check out the list, and let's make this scholarship thing a piece of cake. 💸🎓

If you have questions or need personalized guidance on navigating the vast landscape of college funding, consider scheduling a 1:1 call with Josh. Get expert insights and tailored advice to address your specific concerns. Don't let financial barriers hinder your dreams – let's make college funding a conversation, not a challenge.

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Read on to discover scholarships that could be the stepping stones to your academic success, and let's pave the way to a brighter future together!

1. Rent-A-Center Make A Difference Scholarship Program

🏆 Award: $2,500

📅 Deadline: February 1st, 2024

Eligibility: Applicants must be either (1) Customers in good standing of Rent-A-Center. (2) Spouses or children of the above customers who are living in the customer’s household. (3) Dependent children 25 or younger of current Rent-A-Center employees. Or (4) Dependent children 25 or younger of current Rent-A-Center franchise owners. Applicants must live in the U.S. or Puerto Rico, must be high school seniors or graduates who plan to enroll or are already enrolled in full-time undergraduate study, be studying to obtain their first bachelor’s degree, and must have a minimum GPA of 2.0.

Submit: Online application and current transcripts.

APPLY HERE

Read more: How to Stay Eligible for Financial Aid?

2. Northwestern Mutual Childhood Cancer Survivor Scholarship Program

🏆 Award: $5,000

📅 Deadline: February 1st, 2024

Eligibility: Applicants must be pediatric cancer survivors, age 25 or under, who have been diagnosed and have had treatment for and survived cancer, or in current treatment. Open to high school seniors, high school graduates, or current undergraduate students. Applicants must have a minimum GPA of 2.5 and be a U.S. Citizen or permanent resident.

Submit: Current, complete transcript, and a medical verification form signed by a physician.

APPLY HERE

Read More: What To Know About the American Opportunity Tax Credit

3. Northwestern Mutual Childhood Cancer Sibling Scholarship Program

🏆 Award: $5,000

📅 Deadline: February 1st, 2024

Eligibility: Applicants must be siblings of an individual who is in current treatment, has survived, or passed away from childhood cancer. Applicants must be a U.S. Citizen or permanent resident, age 25 or younger, and have a minimum GPA of 2.5. Open to high school seniors and graduates, as well as current post secondary undergraduate students.

Submit: Current, complete transcript of grades and an affidavit, signed by the applicants parents or legal guardian, confirming the applicant’s status as a sibling of someone who is currently in treatment, has survived, or who has passed away from childhood cancer.

APPLY HERE

4. The Abdul Waheed Scholarship in Biochemistry

🏆 Award: The scholarship includes an increased yearly stipend of $35,000 in addition to tuition and health insurance, and covers 3 years for Ph.D. Core students and 1 year for M.D./Ph.D. students. The awardee may start between June 1 and the first day of classes in August.

📅 Deadline: February 1st, 2024

Eligibility: Candidates must apply and be accepted by Saint Louis University as a classified (degree-seeking) student in the Biomedical Sciences Core Graduate Program as a new Ph.D. student. Candidates will indicate interest in the Abdul Waheed Scholarship at the time of application. M.D./Ph.D. students may apply to the scholarship at the beginning of the Ph.D. years, provided they have chosen a faculty mentor in the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology.

Submit: To apply for the Saint Louis University Graduate Program in Biomedical Sciences, potential scholars should complete applications to both the Graduate School and the specific program. The Graduate School application can be submitted through Saint Louis University Graduate Education, while the Graduate Program in Biomedical Sciences application details are available in the Graduate Program Supplemental Application info. Additionally, applicants must send a personal statement and a three-to-five-page review of a recent research publication directly to the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology via email to LaChina McCoy. The personal statement should highlight motivations for pursuing graduate training in Biomedical Sciences and long-term career goals, while the research publication review should include a critical evaluation of the work's key elements and propose potential extensions or directions for future research.

APPLY HERE

5. “A Bold Mind” Psychology No-Essay Scholarship

🏆 Award: $1,000

📅 Deadline: February 1st, 2024

Eligibility: Any student who is pursuing psychology may apply for this exclusive no-essay scholarship!

Submit: Boldest Bold.org Profile

APPLY HERE

6. Association For Women In Mathematics (AWM) Student Essay Contest

🏆 Award: Varies

📅 Deadline: February 1st, 2024

Eligibility: Open to middle school, high school, and undergraduate college students.

Submit: 500 – 1000 word essay based primarily on an interview you conduct with a woman currently working in or retired from a mathematical career.

APPLY HERE

7. She Rose In Health Scholarship

🏆 Award: $500

📅 Deadline: February 1st

Eligibility: Female undergraduate or graduate students are eligible to apply if they are African-American, have a GPA of 3.0 and are earning a degree in a health related profession, such as nursing, public health, pre-medicine, nutrition, etc.

Submit: 400 – 600 word essay about why you chose your degree.

APPLY HERE

8. Adoptee Scholarship

🏆 Award: $1,000

📅 Deadline: February 1st, 2024

Eligibility: Any adopted student who is an undergraduate in a two or four-year program may apply for this scholarship.

Submit: 400 – 600 word essay about how being adopted has impacted your life.

APPLY HERE

9. Dr. Howard Hochman Zoological Scholarship

🏆 Award: $1,000

📅 Deadline: February 1st

Eligibility: Any high school or undergraduate student who has at least a 3.0 GPA and plans to pursue a career in zoology or veterinary sciences may apply for this scholarship.

Submit: 400 – 600 word essay about your passion for animals, and how you plan to impact the animal world.

APPLY HERE

10. To The Moon Scholarship

🏆 Award: $1,000

📅 Deadline: February 1st

Eligibility: Open to students who are 19+ years old and interested in finance, crypto, or a related field.

Submit: The application of the FAFSA.

APPLY HERE

11. Boren Scholarships For Undergraduate Students

🏆 Award: $8,000 – $25,000

📅 Deadline: February 1st

Eligibility: Must be a U.S. citizen, have a high school diploma or GED, and be at least 18 years old at the time of the application deadline. In addition, applicants must be matriculated for the duration of their Boren Awards-funded program in an associate’s or bachelor’s degree program located within the United States and accredited by a body recognized by the U.S. Department of Education. Must be planning to study at an overseas program in a country outside of Western Europe, Canada, Australia, or New Zealand.

Submit: Online application.

APPLY HERE

12. Society Of Women Engineers (SWE) Upperclassmen Scholarsh

🏆 Award: $1,000 – $10,000

📅 Deadline: February 1st – 5pm CST

Eligibility: SWE’s Scholarship Program is open to both SWE members and non-members; however, some of the scholarships do require SWE membership. Open to sophomore, junior, senior and graduate students. Must identify as a woman and planning on attending full time. Undergraduate/community college applicants must be planning to study an ABET-accredited program in engineering, technology, or computing in the upcoming academic year. Masters and PhD candidates must be enrolled or accepted at a school with ABET-accredited programs in engineering, computing, or technology. Multiple scholarships available, some may have further eligibility requirements.

Submit: Online application.

APPLY HERE

13. AMS Freshman Undergraduate Scholarships

🏆 Award: $5,000

📅 Deadline: February 3rd, 2024

Eligibility: Applicants must be entering their freshman year of college in the fall of 2023 as a full-time student and plan to pursue a degree in the atmospheric or related oceanic or hydrologic sciences. Marine biology does not meet this requirement. Must also have a 3.0 GPA or higher. Applicants must be U.S. citizens or hold permanent resident status.

Submit: Online application, official high school transcripts, and letter of recommendation.

APPLY HERE

14. Libbie H. Hyman Memorial Scholarship

🏆 Award: Varies

📅 Deadline: February 6th

Eligibility: Open to advanced undergraduates or first – second year graduate students currently enrolled in degree programs. Funds must be used to support coursework or research on invertebrates at a field station.

Submit: Online application, 2 letters of recommendation, copies of undergraduate and (if applicable) graduate transcripts.

APPLY HERE

15. Ritchie-Jennings Memorial Scholarship Program

🏆 Award: $1,000 – $10,000

📅 Deadline: February 6th

Eligibility: Must currently be enrolled full-time during the 2023-2024 academic year at an accredited, four-year college or university. Applicants must have a declared major or minor in accounting, business administration, finance or criminal justice and demonstrate a desire to pursue a career in fraud examination or similar anti-fraud profession.

Submit: Online application, official transcripts, and 2 letters of recommendation.

APPLY HERE

16. Cyrus Artisan Rugs Scholarship

🏆 Award: $500

📅 Deadline: February 8th

Eligibility: Must be currently enrolled, or about to enroll, in an interior design or similar course OR must be a high school graduate planning to study interior design or a related course in a college or university during the Spring of 2023.

Submit: 500+ word essay on a topic related to the rug industry.

APPLY HERE

17. Sandy Jenkins Excellence In Early Childhood Education Scholarship

🏆 Award: $2,450

📅 Deadline: February 12th

Eligibility: High school seniors, undergraduate students, and graduate students are eligible to apply if they are pursuing a degree in early childhood education. Preference will be given to Alabama students.

Submit: 400 – 600 word essay on why you are passionate about early childhood education.

APPLY HERE

18. William A. Lewis Scholarship

🏆 Award: $1,500

📅 Deadline: February 15th

Eligibility: Any BIPOC undergraduate or graduate student who is pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree in STEM at an HBCU may apply for this scholarship.

Submit: 400 – 600 word essay on an obstacle you’ve had to overcome while pursuing higher education and who helped you overcome it.

APPLY HERE

19. HSF Scholar Program

🏆 Award: $500 – $5,000

📅 Deadline: February 15th

Eligibility: Must be of Hispanic heritage; a U.S. citizen, permanent legal resident, or DACA; have a 3.0+ GPA for high school students or 2.5+ GPA for college and graduate students; and will be enrolled full-time at an accredited, public or not-for-profit, four-year university, or graduate school, in the US, during the 2023-2024 academic year.

Submit: The FAFSA or state-based financial aid forms.

APPLY HERE

Read more: How to Fill Out FAFSA: A Step-by-Step Guide

20. Lounge Lizard Web Design Scholarship

🏆 Award: $1,000

📅 Deadline: February 19th

Eligibility: Applicant must be a student at an accredited school within the United States, or be accepted to begin school at an accredited school within 6 months of application.

Submit: A design or live URL. The web design can be from past or present.

APPLY HERE

21. Lost Dreams Awaken Scholarship

🏆 Award: $1,000

📅 Deadline: February 19th

Eligibility: Applicants must be undergraduate or graduate school student in recovery, clean of substances or alcohol for at least one year.

Submit: 100 – 250 Word Essay.

APPLY HERE

22. Sloane Stephens Doc & Glo Scholarship

🏆 Award: $1,300

📅 Deadline: February 20th

Eligibility: All high school seniors and current undergraduate students with a GPA of 2.5 or higher are eligible to apply.

Submit: 400 – 600 word essay on which quality you most value in yourself, and how you believe this characteristic will help you in life.

APPLY HERE

23. Innovation In Education Scholarship

🏆 Award: $500

📅 Deadline: ebruary 20th

Eligibility: Must be currently enrolled as a high school or college student; have a GPA of 3.0 or higher; and be a citizen of, permanent resident of, or hold a valid student visa in the United States or Canada.

Submit: An essay describing the goal of an innovative project (this could be a website, series of blogs, an app, fundraising event, etc.) you’ve designed that makes a difference in the lives of others. There is no minimum or maximum word/page count.

APPLY HERE

24. AMS Scholarship For Underserved Communities

🏆 Award: $6,000

📅 Deadline: February 24th

Eligibility: Open to minority students who will be entering their freshman year of college in the fall of 2023 as a full-time student and plan to pursue a degree in the atmospheric or related oceanic or hydrologic sciences. Marine biology does not meet this requirement. Must also have a 3.0 GPA or higher.

Submit: Online application, official high school transcripts, and one letter of recommendation.

APPLY HERE

25. PG&E ERG & ENG Scholarships

🏆 Award: $1,000 – $10,000

📅 Deadline: February 24th

Eligibility: General requirements – must have a primary residence that is a PG&E customer in California at the time of application and plan to enroll full-time in an accredited college or university in the Fall. Open to high school seniors, graduates, GED recipients, and current college students. More specific eligibility requirements apply per scholarship (multiple available).

Submit: Online application.

APPLY HERE

26. REML Foundation Scholarship

🏆 Award: : $1,500 – $3,000

📅 Deadline: February 24th

Eligibility: Applicants must be a current high school senior, high school graduate, or current university/college undergraduate student. In addition, you must fulfill ONE of the following: be pursuing or plan to pursue an electric industry position certificate or associate degree at a college (Certificate/Associate Degree) OR be pursuing or plan to pursue an undergraduate degree with the intent to pursue a career in the electric energy industry.

Submit: Online application.

APPLY HERE

27. Joseph James Morelli Legacy Foundation Scholarship

🏆 Award: $500 – $2,500

📅 Deadline: February 26th

Eligibility: Must be either a high school student or a post-high school student attending an accredited undergraduate school or technical school in the United States in the Fall of 2023. Must be pursuing a degree in a STEM field. Must have a demonstrated learning challenge (disability) of dyslexia, dysgraphia and/or dyscalculia.

Submit: Online application, most recent transcript, documentation of your learning challenge, and a letter of recommedation.

APPLY HERE

28. Thank Your Counselors Scholarship

🏆 Award: $1,000 + $500 to counselor

📅 Deadline: February 28th

Eligibility: Must be 13+ and a legal resident of the 50 U.S. or D.C.

Submit: Quick online form and one sentence response to the question.

APPLY HERE

29. IHS Scholarship Program

🏆 Award: FULL tuition & fees + no less than $1,500 monthly stipend

📅 Deadline: February 28th

Eligibility: Open to members and descendants of a federally recognized, state-recognized or terminated American Indian Tribe or Alaska Native village. Must be a high school graduate or the equivalent; have a minimum 2.0 GPA; be capable of completing a health profession degree program; and intend to serve Indian people as a health professional in your chosen discipline.

Submit: Online application, official transcripts, and faculty evaluation.

APPLY HERE

30. MyMozaic Monthly Scholarship Contest

🏆 Award: $1,000

📅 Deadline: February 28th

Eligibility: Applicants must be a U.S. citizen or are lawfully living in the United States and at least 13 years of age on the date of their entry.

Submit: Your email address. Selection is based on the quality of students’ MyMozaic profile.

APPLY HERE

31. MyMozaic Monthly Scholarship Contest

🏆 Award: $1,000

📅 Deadline: February 28th

Eligibility: Applicants must be a U.S. Citizen or legal resident, be a North Carolina resident or be admitted to a school in North Carolina, and have a minimum GPA of 3.0.

Submit: 1 – 2 page essay describing the student’s reason for pursuing college and proof of acceptance or attendance from a college..

APPLY HERE

There you have it! 💰🎓

As you embark on this scholarship journey, remember that each application is not just a form to fill out but an opportunity to tell your unique story. We believe in your potential and are here to support you every step of the way.

If you have questions or need personalized guidance on navigating the vast landscape of college funding, consider scheduling a 1:1 call with Josh. Get expert insights and tailored advice to address your specific concerns. Don't let financial barriers hinder your dreams – let's make college funding a conversation, not a challenge.

Speak with Josh

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