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Tourism Cares is offering up to 30 Academic Scholarships from $1,000 to $4,000 for students majoring in travel, tourism, or hospitality related programs. Deadline: April 1, 2015

HACU Denny's Hungry for Education Scholarship of $1,000 is available to students with a cumulative GPA of 2.5. The application includes an essay on how Denny's can help in the fight against childhood hunger in the United States. Deadline: April 2, 2015

ASCO Numatics is offering two, merit-based scholarships of $5,000 to exceptional juniors, seniors, and graduate engineering students pursuing a career in manufacturing, procession, or other industrial automation related disciplines. Applicants must be US citizens. Deadline: April 3, 2015

Daybreak Games is offering a Gamers in Real Life Scholarship of $5,000 for art inspired by either PlanetSide2 or EverQuest and a Gamers in Real Life Scholarship of $5,000 for programmers of an original game feature for a Daybreak Games video game in the code base of your choice. Deadline: April 9, 2015

The Southern California Garden Club is offering two, $1,000 scholarships for students majoring in horticulture, botany, or a related field who have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 and are residents of the county of Los Angeles, Ventura, or San Bernardino. Make double use of your essay from your Bronco Scholarship Application and use it for this scholarship application too! Deadline: April 10, 2015

The Islamic Scholarship Fund of $2,000 to $5,000 is open to students who are Muslim or active members of the Muslim community, US citizens and majoring in an ISF supported major. Deadline: April 14, 2015

Buyersynthesis.com is offering a $1,000 scholarship to marketing students for the best presentation of a product and why marketing research is needed for the product. The deadline for this scholarship has been extended a month. Deadline: April 15, 2015

A Place for Mom is offering five, A Place for Mom’s Senior Care Innovation Scholarships of $1000 available to undergraduate and graduate students studying gerontology, medicine, nursing, social work, sociology, psychology, PT/OT, speech pathology or long-term care administration. Deadline April 15, 2015

The Virginia Smith Trust Scholarship in memory of E. E. Smith is available to students who attended a public high school in Merced, CA, have completed at least 60 college units by the end of this academic year, and have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.8. Deadline: April 15, 2015

HotelsCheap.org is offering a $1,500 scholarship to US citizens for the best 300 to 500 word response to the question, “What extra-curricular activities are you involved in, how do these activities contribute to your college education, and how do they make you a better person?” Deadline: April 15, 2015

Ronald D. Weiss, P. Attorney at Law is offering a $2,500 scholarship for the best response to an essay regarding the 2015 bankruptcy reforms which disallow private student loan forgiveness. Deadline: April 17, 2015

Sports Unlimited is offering a $1,000 scholarship to the athlete who inspires them the most through an essay regarding, “. . . a time you have had to overcome adversity to succeed in a sport.” Deadline: April 20, 2015

CARiD is offering a $1,000 scholarship for the best photo of any aspect of the automotive industry. Applicants must be college students between the ages of 16 and 20. Deadline: April 30, 2015

Evolve IP, The Cloud Services Company, is offering a $1,000 scholarship to students who plan on a career in technology or computer sciences. Deadline: April 30, 2015

The National Council of Jewish Women's Women Helping Women Scholarship Committee is offering various scholarships of $1,000 to $2,000. The criteria include a clear statement of goals, the likelihood of goal attainment, the personal courage and personal commitment of the applicant, and the finanical need. Deadline: May 1, 2015 

The 2015 Paralegal Career Scholarship of $500 is being offered to a student pursuing a career in the paralegal field. The scholarship will be awarded to the best 200-300 word essay about why you want to become a paralegal. Deadline: May 1, 2015

Boston Immigration Law is offering a $1,000 scholarship for children of immigrants and for foreign-born students currently residing in the United States. Deadline: May 1, 2015

Griswold Home Care is offering a $1,000 bi-annual scholarship to a qualified student. Deadline: May 1, 2015

Lawnstarter is offering the Lawntrepreneur Scholarship of $1,000 for students who are passionate about building a business. Deadline: May 1, 2015

Asylees as Authors is offering a $5,000 to the best fiction short story. Applicants must be asylees, refugees, or former asylees or refugees (not US citizens).Deadline: May 15, 2015

CounterPath is offering a $1,000 scholarship to students majoring in software engineering, computer science, or other programs related to unified communications or telecommunications technology. The recipient will be selected for the best 500 to 1000 word essay that explains, “. . . how you see collaborative software, voice, video, messaging and presence changing enterprise communications and collaboration over the next 5 years.” Deadline: May 15, 2015

FitSmallBusiness.com is offering a scholarship for students with a disability who have written a business plan for a competition, class, or to future their own entrepreneurial venture. Deadline: May 15, 2015

DicksonLawGroup is offering the Thomas L. Dickson Scholarship of $1,000 for the best video essay on the question, "If you were going to start a business of your own, which one would you choose, and why?” Deadline: May 15, 2015

Mometrix is offering a $1,000, $2,000, and $5,000 for the best 400 word essay on what test preparation practices work best for you and way. May 22, 2015

The Anthony Castelli Attorney’s Veteran’s College Scholarship of $500 is being offered to current military veterans or honorably discharged veterans or parents, siblings, children or grandchildren of a current or honorably discharged veteran. Deadline: May 25, 2015

Common Form is offering a $1,000 scholarship for students majoring in finance, accounting, or a related field who have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.2. The application includes a 600-800 word essay describing your major and how you will use your talents to better your community through increased financial literacy and community service. Deadline: May 30, 2015

GreenPal is offering the GreenPal Business Scholarship of $2,000 to freshmen and sophomores who own and operate their own small business, or have put together a business plan to start a business while in college.  Applicants must have at least a 3.0 GA and be majoring in business, economics, or finance. Deadline: May 30, 2015

AWeber is offering a $1,000 scholarship for the best essay regarding communication tools.Deadline: May 31, 2015

American Addiction Centers is offering the Behavioral Health Academic Scholarship of $2,500 to $5,000 for undergraduate and graduate students who are US citizens and are studying behavioral health, nursing, counseling, psychology, social work, marriage/family therapy, or other programs focusing on treating mental health and/or substance abuse issues. Deadline: May 31, 2015

Corporation Service Company (CSC) is offering the $1,000 Online Brand Protection Scholarship for the best 500-word essay about online brand protections. Deadline: May 31, 2015

Crown & Caliber Entrepreneur’s Scholarship of $1,000 is being offered for the best business proposal plan for an online business startup that would challenge the likes of Google and Facebook. Deadline: May 31, 2015

NAVEX Global is offering a $1,000 scholarship for the best 500 word essay regarding a whistleblowing incident from the news. Deadline: May 31, 2015

PicMonkey is offering a $1,000 scholarship for the best essay regarding about a favorite photo or a moment you wish you had a photo to remember. Deadline: May 31, 2015

Rover is offering a $1,000 Rover College Scholarship for the best essay on how you feel about the rising popularity of sharing economy companies such as Airbnb, Rover, Uber, and Lyft. Deadline: May 31, 2015 

Sunoco is offering a $1,000 Creative Design Scholarship for the best future graphic designers’ creative concept for Sunoco’s point-of-purchase. Deadline: May 31, 2015

Sunoco is offering a $1,000 Digital Marketing Scholarship for a digital marketing campaign that could be implemented for the APlus convenience store brand at many of the Sunoco locations. Deadline: May 31, 2015

Kiwanis Club of Brea is offering a scholarship to residences of the city of Brea who are US citizens. Deadline: June 1, 2015

Discover Student Loans is offering a $2,500 scholarship sweepstake to students who are US citizens. You need only register with your email address and birthdate which they will use to send you informaiton about loans. Deadline: June 1, 2015

Oz Moving & Storage’s $1,000 Essay Scholarship will be awarded to one qualifying graduating high school student or undergraduate college student with the most provocative and well-written essay regarding a change in your life or a debate you with you could have had. Deadline: June 1, 2015

AutoAccessoriesGarage.com is offering the College & Automotive Trade School Scholarship of $1,000 for the best response to an essay question regarding the biggest obstacle preventing the widespread adoption of electric vehicles. Deadline: June 1, 2015

Lamps.com is offering a $1,000 scholarship for the best 500 to 1,000 word essay on how lighting affects your learning environment or living space. Deadline June 1, 2015

Revzilla is offering a $1,000 scholarship for the best t-shirt design for the ZLA army. Deadline: June 1, 2015

Chicago Injury Center is offering five scholarships from $250 to $1,000 to disabled veterans for the best essay on the hurdles you have had to overcome as a veteran with a disability and how it has prepared you to face the challenges of your particular course of study. Deadline: June 1, 2015

AllJobOpenings.com is offering the Working Student Scholarship of $2,000 to the student with the best 800 word essay regarding working and balancing time for school. This scholarship is for the 2015-2016 academic year. Deadline: June 15, 2015

Discount Park & Ride is offering a $2,500 Paving the Future Schoalrship to the student with the enthusiasm and willpower to bring his or her business plan to fruition and communicate his or her ideas in a clear and concise manner. Deadline: June 15, 2015

Blaze Wifi is offering the $500 Rural Students Scholarship Essay Contest for US citizens with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0. Applicants must write an in-depth blog post regarding their preference for living in the city or in the country. Deadline: June 15, 2015

The Student Track Scholarship for of HACU’s 29th Annual Conference (to be held Oct. 10-12, 2015 at the Fontainebleau Miami Beach Hotel in Florida) is now open. This scholarship covers the cost of registration, conference-related meals, and lodging as well as transportation for out-of-state students. Deadline: June 26, 2015

Dynamic Fitness Solutions is offering a $500 scholarship for the best 300 to 500 word essay answering the question, “How has fitness helped you pursue your academic goals?” Deadline: June 26, 2015

Zip Conferencing is offering a $2,500 scholarship for communication, marketing, and business majors. Applicants must write an essay regarding their use of new communication technologies. Essays must be uploaded to Zip Conferencing’s Facebook. Deadline June 30, 2015

Attorney Marketing Network is offering a $1,000 Scholarship Giveaway to students majoring in science, mathematics, computer science, or engineering who have a minimum GPA of 3.0. The recipient will be selected for the best 500-1000 word essay on how you’ve personally used your knowledge in computer science, mathematics, science, or engineering to help you overcome a personal challenge, either on or off campus. Deadline: June 30, 2015

Axol is offering the Axol Science Scholarship 2015/16 of $2,000 to graduates and undergraduates majoring in a life-science related major. Applicants must write a 1,000 word essay on a topical life-science subject such as, “The Future Application of Stem Cell Technologies in Neuroscience Research.” Deadline: June 30, 2015

GraduatePrograms.com is offering two, $1,000 Pre-Grad Scholarships for juniors, seniors, and recent graduates thinking of applying to graduate school. Each quarter the two best essays describing your goals, extracurricular activities, and community involvement will be selected for this award. Deadline: June 30

Fischer & Van Thiel, LLP is offering a $1,000 to US citizens with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 for the best essay of your choice. (Suggestion: write one essay and use it for all those applications that allow you to choose the subject matter.) Deadline: July 1, 2015

The $1,000 Bookoo Scholarship is available to all college students and graduating high school seniors who will be attending college. The essay is the same one you answered in the Bronco Scholarship Application. Make good use of your essay by cutting and pasting it here! Deadline: July 1, 2015

Mr. Paul Zuckerman of Carpenter, Zuckerman  Rowley, LLP is offering a $1,000 scholarship for graduating high school seniors who are US citizens and have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0. You must write an essay on a subject of your choice.(Suggestion: write one essay and use it for all those applications that allow you to choose the subject matter.) Deadline: July 1, 2015

Jonathan Friedman of the Law Offices of Jon Friedman is offering a $1,000 scholarship for graduating high school seniors who are US citizens and have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0. You must write an essay on a subject of your choice. (Suggestion: write one essay and use it for all those applications that allow you to choose the subject matter.) Deadline: July 1, 2015

The Law Offices of Howard Craig Kornberg is offering a $1,000 scholarship for graduating high school seniors who are US citizens and have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0. You must write an essay on a subject of your choice. (Suggestion: write one essay and use it for all those applications that allow you to choose the subject matter.) Deadline: July 1, 2015

The Marks Law Group, LLC is offering a $1,000 for students who are US citizens with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0. You must write an essay on a subject of your choice. (Suggestion: write one essay and use it for all those applications that allow you to choose the subject matter.) Deadline: July 1, 2015

Delfino Green & Green is offering a $1,000 scholarship for graduating high school seniors who are US citizens and have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0. You must write an essay on a subject of your choice. (Suggestion: write one essay and use it for all those applications that allow you to choose the subject matter.) Deadline: July 1, 2015

William S. Kroger, Attorney At Law, is offering a $1,000 scholarship for graduating high school seniors who are US citizens and have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0. You must write an essay on a subject of your choice. (Suggestion: write one essay and use it for all those applications that allow you to choose the subject matter.) Deadline: July 1, 2015

Dwyer Wiliams Potter Accident Injury Attorneys is offering a $1,000 scholarship for graduating high school seniors who are US citizens and have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0. You must write an essay on a subject of your choice. (Suggestion: write one essay and use it for all those applications that allow you to choose the subject matter.) Deadline: July 1, 2015

LowVA Rates is offering a $2,500 Military College Scholarship to military students currently enrolled in college and college students with a mother or father serving in any branch of the US Armed Forces. Deadline: July 1, 2015

NurseJournal.org is offering a $3,000 Global Health Scholarship for students interesed in pursuing a career in the medical field. Deadline: July 15, 2015

Gagne, Scherer & Associates, LLC are offering a scholarship of $1,200 for the best essay regarding the most significant development in military law in the past two years. Deadline: July 17, 2015

Dolman Law Group is offering a $1,100 scholarship for the best two to three minute video on legal and social initiatives lawmakers could implement in order to curb texting and driving. Deadline: July 22, 2015

TopMedicalAssistantschools.com scholarship program is offering a $500 scholarship for the best essay (400+ words) on why you want to pursue a career in the medical field. Deadline: July 31, 2015

School Soup, a scholarship serach engine, is offering their own "I am Appkying Award" of $1,000 for students who apply to at least on scholarship in addition to this one. Deadline: July 31, 2015

Siegfriedandjensen.com is offering the Bud Siegfried Scholarship of $1,000 is for the best response to an essay regarding providing a living for yourself and possibly your family, an essay regarding how an injury attorney can make a difference in automobile accidents, medical malpractice, or product liability, and an essay about an act of service you performed in the last three weeks. Deadline: July 31, 2015

Brilliance is offering a $1,500 scholarship for the most innovative, original design of a diamond ring. You need to submit a sketch, drawing, painting, etc. of the ring. Deadline: August 1, 2015

Herolocity is offering a $1,000 scholarship to business majors with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.2 who have volunteered at a 501(c)(3)or helped a small business with advice or service for free. Deadline: August 30, 2015

Shipdig.com is offering a $1,000 scholarship for the best 5400 to 1,000 word essay about the most interesting item you have ever received in the mail. Deadline: September 15, 2015

Drug Lawsuit Source is offering a $1,000 Single Parent Student Scholarship for a single mom and for a single dad. Deadline: November 1, 2015

TicketCity is offering the TicketCity Annual College Scholarship of $3,000 for the best 500 to 800 word essay on one of three topics regarding sporting events. Deadline: November 11, 2015

Rocky Mountain Mattress Company is offering the Mark Forester Foundation Scholarship of $1,000 for the best 300 to 500 word essay regarding how you go about honoring America’s military heroes. Deadline: December 21, 2015

Rove Pest Control is offering a $500 scholarship for graduating high school seniors are interested in pursuing a degree in entomology. Deadline: December 31, 2015

Dietspotlight.com is offering four scholarships of $1,000 to $3,000 for the best essay regarding the growing movement in the US to legitimize and validate the condition of obesity. Deadline: December 31, 2015

ScholarshipPoints is a program in which students earns points by completing online activities. The points can then be redeemed for entries to monthly $1,000 scholarship drawings.

Scholarships in Our Lobby

Applications for some of the above scholarships are also available in the Cal Poly Pomona Office of Financial Aid and Scholarships on the third floor of the CLA Building #98 (the pointy building).

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The United Negro College Fund site allows you to search through thousands of different scholarships and grants.

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