Ron Brown Scholarship Program-OPEN

Awards: four-year $40,000 scholarships ($10,000 each year).

Deadline: January 9, 2017


Interested applicants are strongly encouraged to apply for the Ron Brown Scholar Program provided you meet the following requirements:

  • Must be Black/African American.
  • Must excel academically.
  • Must exhibit exceptional leadership potential.
  • Must participate in community service activities.
  • Demonstrate financial need.
  • Be a US citizen or hold a permanent resident visa card.
  • Be a current high school senior at the time of your application.  NOTE: Current college students are not eligible to apply.

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Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) Scholarship-OPEN

Deadline: February 10

Application Requirements:

  • US Citizen
  • Must attend OR plan to attend an accredited college or university in US

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Jeff Krosnoff Scholarship- OPEN

Deadline: January 18, 2017

The scholarship will award $10,000, payable to the college or university the winner will attend.


  • Four-year college bound California high school seniors with excellent academic credentials who have demonstrated a breadth of interests, a driving desire to succeed in their chosen endeavors, outstanding community citizenship and the ability to share their experiences through the written word.
  • Applicants should have a cumulative grade point average in grades 9-12 of at least 3.0.
  • And complete the application and essay. Don’t write what you think we want to hear.. We’ll know. Be honest and forthcoming.

JFK 2017 Profile in Courage Contest-OPEN

Deadline: January 4, 2017.

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2017 TASF Scholarship-OPEN

20-$2,500 scholarships for high school seniors and 1st year college students planning to attend a University/College in the US in the Fall 2017

Deadline: Wednesday, March 29, 2017 @11:59pm 

  • U.S. Citizen or U.S. permanent resident (holders of a Permanent Resident Card) AND a direct blood descendant of a Taiwanese citizen
  • High school senior or 1st year college student residing in the United States
  • Plan to attend a University or College as a full-time 1st or 2nd year student in the Fall of 2017 in the United States (If selected, high school seniors must submit college acceptance letter for verification.)
  • Have a minimum cumulative unweighted high school/college GPA of 3.0
  • Have a household income at or below the Federal/State/County Low Income Level (Must be able to show 2015 or 2016 tax return should applicant be selected for award.)
  • The scholarship is open to ALL MAJORS

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