Category: US only

Category: US only

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.

Stay Connected

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 Robert Davis Scholarship Program

Making The World A Better Place

The Robert Davis Scholarship Award is intended for students who have demonstrated a desire to make the world a better place through small actions and self-improvement. Sponsored by Robert Davis, the award intends to give promising students with world-changing mindsets the funds they need to further their educations, sharpen their skillsets, and in turn improve the world around them.

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Students wishing to apply for the award must meet the scholarship’s requirements for eligibility. Qualifying applicants must meet the following criteria in order to be considered:

  • Be a student in the United States
  • Be enrolled in or planning to attend either a college or university in the US
  • Have a dedication to self-improvement
  • Be able to demonstrate (in essay format) their passion for world change

DETAILS:

Robert Davis is offering two $1000 scholarships.

THE ESSAY:

Write a 500 word essay.

APPLICATION DEADLINE:

May 15, 2020The value of each scholarship is $1,000. After the selection process, the award will be granted to two winning students who show a spirit that mirrors Robert Davis’ own beliefs on self-betterment and world change. Scholarship applications are being accepted until May 15, 2020 and winners will be announced on May 21, 2020.

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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/

The Kenneth Pettine Scholarship

The Kenneth Pettine Scholarship is committed to ensuring that deserving students are provided with the financial assistance they need in order to attend a post-secondary institution.

Scholarship Amount

The Kenneth Pettine Scholarship is offering three different scholarships to US post-secondary students. Two $1,000 and one $3,000 for a total of $5,000.

Supporting Documents

Applicants will need to provide proof of their legal status in the United States and provide their letter of acceptance.

Write An Essay (500 Words)

With your program and education that you’ll be receiving, how do you aim on making use of it to secure a career in the future? How will your future career positively impact the world? What makes you stand out from the pool of applicants?

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Click here to apply or https://www.kennethpettinescholarship.com/apply/

STEPHEN ODZER PRESENTS COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIPS For Students In The United States

ABOUT THE SCHOLARSHIP

SCHOLARSHIP PRIZE

20 college students in the United States will receive a prize of $1,000 USD (no specific program required)

REQUIRED DOCUMENTS

To be eligible, students must submit proof of acceptance or enrollment in an American college program.

ESSAY RESPONSE

Submit a 500-word response to the scholarship question: “What is the biggest issue facing our society today?”

SUBMIT YOUR APPLICATION BY JANUARY 31, 2020 | WINNER IS ANNOUNCED FEBRUARY 5, 2020

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Submit your required documents and essay response to be entered to win 1 of 20 scholarship prizes of $1,000 USD APPLY NOW!

Stephen Odzer, CEO Of YBT Industries

Stephen Odzer is a successful American entrepreneur. Since the age of 18, Stephen has developed and led businesses in the distribution industry. In 2000 he was named the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur.

Now, with 30 years of experience, he serves as CEO of YBT Industries, a new company looking to transform the distribution landscape.

To learn more about Stephen’s professional achievements, visit his official website.

The Dwayne Harmon Scholarship

The Dwayne Harmon Scholarship is committed to ensuring that deserving students are provided with the financial assistance they need in order to attend a post-secondary institution.

About the Scholarship Program

Deadline: January 3, 2020

Scholarship Amount: $3,000

Dwayne Harmon is offering three different scholarships each valued at $1,000. This scholarship is offered to US post-secondary students.

Supporting Documents

Applicants will need to provide proof of their legal status in the United States and provide their letter of acceptance.

Write an Essay

Applicants must write a 500-word essay on why their chosen field will be beneficial to not only themselves, but also for improving the world.

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Dwayne hopes to support deserving students attend university or college through his scholarship. APPLY TO THE SCHOLARSHIP

About Dwayne Harmon 

Marketing Expert Dwayne Harmon began his career working for Sykes Enterprises during the mid to late 1990s. At that time, with the boom in the World Wide Web, Sykes had grown to around 50,000 employees. As their technical trainer, and eventually operations manager, Harmon was responsible for developing teams to provide various types of support for all of the new technology. He managed several teams, including Microsoft Network representatives, who interfaced directly with Microsoft regularly to provide support with their internet services. He also created the Quality Control Department for the MSN account and personally wrote all processes and procedures.

In the mid-2000s, after he moved to Florida, he started getting into digital marketing, managing pay-per-click campaigns, and search engine optimization. He’s managed entire sales funnels for various companies, starting in digital and eventually growing into radio and television marketing. He’s also developed various sales processes to help these companies with lead management, including helping to create the contact management systems needed to handle the lead training.

Dwayne Harmon is the board of directors’ president for the non-profit, PAX’s K9 Cure. He’s involved with several charities in Florida, including Faith For Freedom, a non-profit that provides training and assists previously incarcerated people with transitioning back into society. He was also a former board member of Prisoners of Christ.

This self-declared “car-guy” is a huge outdoorsman. In his free time, Dwayne Harmon likes boating, fishing, and hunting. He also enjoys helping new non-profits get their company off the ground.

Dwayne Harmon is currently the owner and president of Metanoia Marketing & Business Consulting Inc.

The Eran Eyal Scholarship Program

About the Scholarship Program

Deadline – December 10th, 2019

Scholarship Amount: $3,600

Eran Eyal is offering three different scholarships each valued at $3,600 to immigrant students in the United States only.

Supporting Documents

Applicants will need to provide proof of their legal status in the United States and provide their letter of acceptance.

Write an Essay

You will be required to write a 500-word essay on the hardship of immigrating and how you will use the money to achieve academic and financial success.APPLY TO THE SCHOLARSHIP

Every Immigrant Brings a Unique History and Story with Them

The United States is strengthened by the contributions made by immigrants. Every immigrant brings a unique history and story with them, but their dreams of living a happy and fulfilled life are just like the ones held by American born citizens. When we come together and celebrate our differences, society can better communicate and grow into a place where we all want to be. Eran Eyal has created this scholarship to help American immigrants find their voice and nurture their passions with post-secondary education.

About Eran Eyal, CEO of Shopin

Eran Eyal is an investor, advisor, and award-winning entrepreneur with over 20 years of experience in the crowdsourcing, e-commerce and retail markets. Currently, Eyal is the founder and CEO of Shopin, where he looks to revolutionize the retail industry and customer shopping experience by decentralizing the purchase data of the retail industry and putting individuals in control of their own data

A four-time founder with three exits, Eran Eyal and his endeavors have earned a number of achievements, including the United Nations World Summit Award for Innovation. Shopin was also awarded “Retail Moonshot of the Year” by The Lead, best ICO at the North American Bitcoin Conference and CoinAgenda. Previously, Eyal has founded companies steeped in innovation like iDea (acquired), evly.com (acquired), and Springleap.

Being an immigrant in United States and knowing how hard he had to work to get some of the very basic rights and privileges natural-born Americans have.  Eran Eyal created this scholarship (apply here) aimed at helping other immigrants get a great education, to become the part of the backbone of American society. 

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Through the essay applications, Eran hopes to promote the unique ways in which immigrants have played an integral part in building America into the prosperous nation it is today.

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Joseph Rizzuto Scholarship Program

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

Offered to:

Scholarships will be offered to 3 full-time or part-time students of Italian-American heritage at accredited Colleges and Universities in the US only.

Application Deadline:

September 15, 2019

What the scholarship is being offered:

You could win one of three scholarships! To apply, submit the following documents:

1. Proof of acceptance or enrollment as a student in good standing in an accredited business program.

2. 500-word essay answer the question; “How has your Italian-American heritage shaped your career goals and what you would like to do once you graduate?”

Full scholarship details:

  • 3 prizes of $1000, $1000, $3000
  • The scholarship will be offered to Italian-American College and University Business Students
  • US applicants only

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About Joseph Rizzuto

Joseph Rizzuto is an entrepreneur based out of Staten Island, New York with investments in commercial transportation and management, real estate, commercial property, and several additional investments. Over the years, Joseph has learned a lot about property values, depreciation, commercial lending and real estate investing for long-term investment goals and residual income. Joseph Rizzuto is the owner and founder of Joseph Rizzuto Properties, which he created to continue to build and scale his portfolio. Joseph Rizzuto Properties also holds multiple partnerships and investments in other industries, including foodservice and commercial transportation.

Faruqi & Faruqi Law Scholarship

With over 20 years of working experience in legal solutions, Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP, a national law practice, is dedicated to conserving and securing a prosperous future for the law profession. As a result, it has launched the Faruqi & Faruqi Scholarship Program to invest in future lawyers.

The scholarship program is open to first-year students who are currently enrolled at a U.S. college or university law school for the Fall 2019 term. The Faruqi & Faruqi Scholarship Program will offer one scholarship for a total amount of $1,000 to the student that is able to best exemplify their commitment to and passion for the law profession. Click here to apply.

In Order To Be Eligible, Applicants Are Required To Submit

  • Contact information
  • Proof of school enrollment in the form of an acceptance letter, transcript, or class schedule
  • 500-word essay that discusses why you are pursuing a law degree, what area of law you plan to specialize in and why, as well as how you aim to make a difference in the law profession

In their essays, applicants are also encouraged to highlight their previous education, academic achievements, and any awards or recognition they have received. 

The applicant with the most compelling essay submission will receive the scholarship funds to be used towards school-related expenses. 

To view full requirements and eligibility, please view our Terms and Conditions.

About Faruqi & Faruqi

Siblings Lubna and Nadeem Faruqi founded the firm in 1995. Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP focuses on complex civil litigation, practicing in areas including securities, mergers & transactional, shareholder derivative, antitrust, consumer class action, personal injury, and wage & hour litigation. Faruqi & Faruqi is headquartered in New York, New York, and also maintains offices in California, Delaware, Georgia, and Pennsylvania. 

Faruqi & Faruqi operates with integrity, respect, insight, and instinct. With value as a core professional philosophy,  the firm strives to provide quality legal representation for its clients. It does its best to deliver maximum returns for its clients and has gained a reputable success rate and reputation as a force to be reckoned with in the courtroom. 

For more information, visit https://www.faruqilaw.com/

The Dr. Nikesh Seth Scholarship Program

The Dr. Nikesh Seth scholarship program is offering two scholarships worth $500.00 USD each. We are accepting applicants until August 31st, 2019. The two winners will be announced on September 2nd, 2019. Click here to apply.

MEET DR. NIKESH SETH

Dr. Nikesh Seth is an award winning pain management expert operating throughout Arizona. He began his journey in medicine by studying at Johns Hopkins University where he received a Bachelor of Science in Bio-engineering and Biomedical Engineering. Upon graduation in 2002, Dr. Seth returned to school at the University of Arizona. After four years of schooling, he received his Doctor of Medicine. During these four years he performed significant clinical research in the field of medicine coordinator for the charity medical clinic. Afterwards, Dr. Seth completed his fellowship in pain management at  Northwestern University’s Feinberg School of Medicine

CAREER

After his fellowship, Dr. Nikesh Seth worked as a Partner at the Valley Anesthesiology Consultants. Here he helped improve his patient’s quality of life by decreasing their pain and restoring functionality. After nearly 4 years in this role, Dr. Seth became a Partner at Novaspine Pain Institute where he helped patients manage acute and chronic pain. In October 2016, he founded Integrated Pain Consultants, a clinic specializing in minimally invasive techniques to treat the root cause of pain. Integrated Pain Consultants now has multiple locations in Scottsdale, Mesa, and Phoenix, AZ.