Category: Scholarship

Category: Scholarship

Welcome To The Wesley Financial Group Scholarship Program

The Wesley Financial Group Scholarship Program is offering five scholarships for college and university students in the U.S. that have lost a parent and are in need of financial assistance. As part of their submissions, applicants must submit a 500-word essay that lists their program of choice, explains what type of career they would like to have in the future, and details how the scholarship funds would help them. The five applicants that submit the most compelling essays will be chosen as the recipients of $2,000 (USD) each.

5 Prizes Worth $2,000 (USD) Each

Five applicants will receive a prize of $2,000 (USD) each for their compelling essay. Applicants must meet all requirements to be considered.

500-Word Essay Application

To apply, students must submit an essay listing their program of choice, explaining the type of career they want in the future, and how they’ll use the scholarship prize.

Application Deadline

Students must submit all necessary documents by September 17, 2020 at 11:59:59 p.m. CST to be considered for the Wesley Financial Group Scholarship.

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How To Apply

Proof of Enrollment​

This scholarship is open to all college and university programs and years in the U.S., including students applying for their first year. Proof includes student ID card, acceptance letter, and an official enrollment letter.

Essay Response

In 500 words, applicants must list their program of choice, explain what type of career they are working towards, and detail how the scholarship funds would help them. Applicants are encouraged to detail their level of need.

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The Wesley Financial Group Scholarship is accepting applicants from Thursday, June 26, 2020 to September 17, 2020 at 11:59:59 p.m. CST. Follow WFG on social media for the winner announcements.

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About Us

Wesley Financial Group, LLC is a consumer rights group that specializes in timeshare cancellation. Our headquarters are located in Franklin, Tennessee and Las Vegas, Nevada.

Wesley Financial Group was founded in 2011 by our current President and CEO, Chuck McDowell. Chuck began working in the timeshare industry as a sales representative for a timeshare company. After discovering the many deceitful tactics the timeshare industry encourages, Chuck left the industry to work on the other side, fighting for consumer rights.

The Sean Glasser Business & Engineering Scholarship Program

Sean Glasser welcomes students studying Business and Engineering in the U.S and Canada to apply to his 2020 scholarship program. As an entrepreneur, Sean knows how difficult it can be to pursue business ventures at such a young age. With some financial assistance, Sean hopes he can relieve the pressure of paying for school and free up some time for students to pursue their careers. 

Scholarship applications are being accepted until May 28, 2020. The winner will be announced on May 30, 2020.

Scholarship Requirements:

  • One scholarship prize worth $2,000 USD
  • Students must be studying in the United States or Canada
  • Students must be working towards a degree in business or engineering

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Introducing The Rakesh Sarna Scholarship Program

Rakesh Sarna is committed to ensuring that deserving students are provided with the financial assistance they need in order to attend a post-secondary institution

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Application Deadline:

July 15th, 2020

Offered to:

Students attending Canadian or American Colleges or Universities.

For Students in:

Business, Hospitality, Marketing, Human Resources

Why the scholarship is being offered:

Rakesh Sarna has an extensive professional history in the field of hospitality and knows the value of a degree or diploma when searching for a career within the industry. Rakesh is committed to ensuring that deserving students are provided with the financial assistance they need in order to attend a post-secondary institution, which is why he is offering a repeating scholarship of $1,500 USD to students in the U.S. and Canada who are attending a college or university and studying in the areas of Hospitality, Marketing, Human Resources, and Business.

Full scholarship details:

  • 3 scholarships of $1,500 USD offered consecutively (will be doing one at a time)
  • For students in: Business, Hospitality, Marketing, Human Resources
  • Offered to both Canadian and American students
  • To apply: Write a 500-word essay explaining why you deserve the scholarship, what you hope to accomplish with it, and what your career goals are for the future
  • First scholarship deadline: July 15th, 2020

Introducing The Rakesh & Mei Sarna India Scholarship Program

This Scholarship is intended for children of non-Managerial employees of hotels and offices of Hyatt and the Taj group in India

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Application Deadline:

May 15th, 2020

Offered to:

Children of non-Managerial employees of hotels and offices of Hyatt and the Taj group in India

For Students in:

Any nationally recognized college program

Why the scholarship is being offered:

The purpose of this scholarship is to encourage and support deserving candidates in obtaining a college education to help build a better future. This scholarship is open for application to children of current non-Managerial employees of hotels and offices of Hyatt and the Taj group in India currently pursuing a college education in a nationally recognized institution. Full scholarship details:

  1. Proof of parents employment with Hyatt or Taj
  2. Should have secured admission in a college/university in India or be a current student of a college/university in India
  3. 500-word essay… + letter of recommendation from a current teacher or professor
  4. Scholarships are for one year at a time. Candidates will need to reapply every year and will be considered subject to maintaining grades.
  5. Provide proof of annual tuition costs and costs related to accommodation, travel, and books. The scholarship program reserves the right to decide what amount of these total costs will be granted as a scholarship.
  6. Provide a personal bank account for the transfer of scholarship grant
  7. Provide proof of payment of tuition to college/university
  8. Deadline: May 15th, 2020

Introducing The Ron Bauer Scholarship Program

The Ron Bauer Scholarship ProgramSix Scholarship Prizes to be Awarded!

Ron Bauer is offering six scholarships for the following amounts:

1 x $2,000
2 x $1,000
3 x $500

Application Details:

All applicants must fill out the application form in its entirety. Incomplete applications will not be considered.

Who Can Apply?

All post-secondary students studying in North America.

When is the Deadline?

The application deadline is June 28, 2020.

The Essay

Applicants must submit a 750-word essay about a business idea that relates to life sciences, biotech, venture capital, corporate finance and/or entrepreneurship in order to be eligible for the Ron Bauer Scholarship Program.

Good luck to all applicants!

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Introducing The Chad Everett Harris Scholarship Program

After more than 30 years in the green industry and a successful career as a serial entrepreneur, Chad Everett Harris is thrilled to announce the Chad Everett Harris Scholarship, an award that seeks to foster the entrepreneurial spirit.

Geared towards students pursuing business degrees, this scholarship is intended to give promising young entrepreneurs the funds they need to continue developing their skills and pursuing their dreams.

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Eligibility and Criteria:

  • Chad Everett Harris asks any young student who is currently studying or plans to study business to reach out and apply.
  • To qualify, applicants must be citizens of either the US or Canada who are either currently enrolled in or planning to enroll in a US or Canadian higher education institution. Both colleges and universities are deemed suitable.
  • Ideal applicants will be innovative, driven individuals who feel passionately about entrepreneurship and plan to use it not only to profit, but also to better the world around them.

The scholarship will be granted in three tiers:$3000

Tier 1
Scholarship$2000

Tier 2
Scholarship$1000

Tier 3
Scholarship

How to Apply:

Chad Everett Harris’s life has been one of constant change. In learning how to embrace change, he has come to understand that challenging shifts are opportunities rather than obstacles. 

With this key principle in mind, qualifying students wishing to apply should consider the impact and role that change plays in entrepreneurship, especially as it relates to technology. In a 500-word essay, applicants must answer the question,

“How has entrepreneurship changed and how has technology impacted this?”

Essay: Write a 500 word essay

Application Deadline: May 7, 2020

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Introducing The Dan Orfin, Orfin & Associates Scholarship Program

About the Scholarship

Daniel P. Orfin hopes to aid those who wish to further their education, but lack the financial needs to do so.

$2,500 Scholarship

Dan Orfin, Orfin & Associates is offering three scholarships to post-secondary students in North America. The three scholarships being offered are for $2,500, $1,200 and $500.

The 500-word Essay

What will you do differently in 2020 to achieve your goals in life? How will you improve your academic performance? What will you do if you won the scholarship?

Letter of Acceptance

Please provide a Letter of Acceptance to prove your enrolment in post-secondary education.

How to Apply

Follow these steps to apply. Incomplete applications will not be considered. Good luck to all of those that apply:

Check Requirements

Please carefully read all of the eligibility requirements before submitting your application. Students must live in North America and be able to demonstrate financial need. The winner will be announced on June 18th, 2020.

Write an Essay

Write a 500-word essay answering the following questions:

  • What will you do differently in 2020 to achieve your goals in life?
  • How will you improve your academic performance?
  • What will you do if you won the scholarship?

Submit Application

Click on the “Apply Now” button and proceed to the application page. Fill out all of the required fields and ensure that you’ve attached your Letter of Acceptance to a post-secondary institution. Good luck to all applicants!

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THE JUSTIN GIMELSTOB Scholarship Program

Justin Gimelstob is proud to announce that he is launching a new scholarship program to provide financial support for collegiate student-athletes in North America.

The Justin Gimelstob Scholarship Program will offer three separate scholarships, valued at $5,000, $2,500, and $1,000 USD. Applications are being accepted until April 28, 2020. Winners will be announced on May 5, 2020.

Meet Justin Gimelstob

Justin is an American philanthropist and retired professional tennis player. In January 1995, Justin joined the University of California Los Angeles (UCLA) on a tennis scholarship backed by his exceptional athletic achievements. One year after joining UCLA, he turned pro and left to pursue his professional tennis career. After retiring from pro tennis, Justin returned to UCLA where he is currently taking part-time classes majoring in history.

In early 2020, Justin announced his scholarship for student athletes. He knows firsthand and appreciates the challenges student athletes face balancing their athletic and academic goals. This scholarship is Justin’s way of supporting athletes through this difficult yet rewarding time.

How to Apply

Are you a collegiate student athlete in North America? You could win one of three scholarship prizes! Follow the steps below and submit your application before April 28, 2020. 1

Proof of Enrollment

Applicants must submit proof of enrollment in the form of an acceptance letter or class schedule in order to be eligible and considered for the scholarship.2

Essay Application

Applicants must submit an essay of 500 words that includes their chosen field of study, athletic activities and/or sports teams they are part of. 3

Time to Submit

It’s time to apply! The applicants that fulfill the eligibility requirements and write the most intriguing essays will be awarded one of the three prizes. APPLY NOW!

Applications are being accepted until April 28, 2020. Winners will be announced on May 5, 2020. To be notified of the official announcement, follow Justin on FacebookTwitter and Instagram.

We’re Announcing The Three Scholarship Winners On Social Media!

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Introducing The Henry Vinson

In this scholarship program, university and college students based in Canada and the US are invited to apply. Thrilled to help those in need, Henry will be offering four scholarships in total.

Four Scholarships

Henry Vinson is offering four scholarships with one of those scholarships awarding a grand total of $2,000 USD.
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The Essay

Applicants must submit a 500 word essay that explores what death entails, how does one mourn the loss of a loved one, and what one can do to move on. 

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Applicants must submit a 500 word essay that explores what death entails, how does one mourn the loss of a loved one, and what one can do to move on.

  • Must be located in North America: Canada or the United States.
  • Essay length is 500 words.
  • Must supply proof of enrolment.
  • Four scholarships total: 1 x $2,000 USD and 3 x $1,000 USD.

Good luck to all applicants.

The Farah and Farah “Empowering Greatness Scholarship” 2020

Research shows that “cost” (ability to afford a college education) is one of the biggest barriers to obtaining a college degree. Farah and Farah is committed to the communities it serves and proudly pledges to provide 20 students with $5,000 each to achieve their dream of becoming college graduates!

Farah & Farah’s scholarship mission**:**  Serving Others…Inspiring Excellence…Empowering Greatness! Scholarship Awards:

Twenty (20) scholarship awards of $5,000 each will be awarded to current high school seniors and students currently enrolled in college, totaling $100,000.

**Scholarship funds will be paid directly to the winner’s school for use. Award money must be used toward tuition or education expenses. Scholarship

Eligibility:

To be considered for the Empowering Greatness Scholarship, applicants’ permanent address must be in Florida, Georgia and South Carolina. Farah and Farah employees and their family members are not eligible to participate.

A completed application packet must be emailed to scholarships@farahandfarah.com by April 5, 2020. Download your application packet hereThe application packet must include:

  1. A completed and signed “Empowering Greatness Scholarship” Application Form.
  2. For current high school students: high school transcripts AND an acceptance letter from the accredited U.S. college or university the applicant will be attending fall 2020.
  3. For current college students continuing their undergraduate studies in the fall of 2020: college transcripts.
  4. Applicant’s proof of Florida, Georgia or South Carolina residency.
    *Accepted forms of applicant’s proof of residency include: a copy of Drivers License or other Government Issued ID, copy of School ID, mail from school addressed to the applicant at home address.
  5. A letter of recommendation confirming the applicant’s community service activities.
  6. A letter of recommendation from a teacher, professor or school/college administrator.
  7. All awardees must commit to providing 10 hours of community service per semester, totaling 20 community service hours in the 2020-2021 academic year. Further details on the community service assignment will be provided to scholarship award winners by Farah & Farah.
  8. A one page 500-word essay using the following prompt:

Scholarship Essay Prompt:

The late Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. inspired a nation when he stated, “Everybody can be great…Because anybody can serve”. Serving one’s community is an invaluable experience that can change lives and create a better world.  In a 500 word essay, share a community service activity or project you participated in that positively changed your community, contributed to your growth and/or affected your plans for the future. Inspire us with your story!

All items must be submitted by April 5, 2020.

Winners will be notified on May 5, 2020.

Announcements will be made to the public on June 5, 2020.

Application packets and inquiries may be emailed to:  scholarships@farahandfarah.com

For more information about the scholarship visit https://farahandfarah.com/scholarship/