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Electric: Mobile Device IT Innovation Scholarship - $1,000 Students applying must submit an essay where you explain, present, inspire, or otherwise convince us about your great idea for a solution that could help the world with our ever-expanding usage of mobile devices and our collective needs to manage, secure, use and improve them. Application and details: https://www.electric.ai/mobile-device-innovation
Deadline: November 1, 2019.
 
Aspirations in Computing - NCWIT  Award recipients of the AiC Award receive exclusive access to scholarships, internships, and job opportunities all across the nation as well as prizes, trophies, and swag during your local NCWIT Ceremony in the spring.  Open to young women in grades 9-12 who have an interest in computing and technology.
 
Deadline: November 5, 2019 with all teacher/parent endorsements due November 12th.
 
Prudential Spirit of Community Awards - The Prudential Spirit of Community Awards program is the United States’ largest youth recognition program based exclusively on volunteer community service. Created in 1995 by Prudential and the National Association of Secondary School Principals (NASSP), the program honors middle level and high school students for outstanding service to others at the local, state and national level. Thus far, it has recognized more than 120,000 young people who’ve made a difference – and inspired countless others to consider how they might contribute to their communities. 
 

Local Honorees receive a Certificate of Achievement from their schools or organization. Those Local Honorees who qualify (26 hours of service for ages 10 and younger, 50 hours for ages 11-15, and 100 hours for older students) also receive the President’s Volunteer Service Award.

 

Distinguished Finalists receive an engraved bronze medallion, and other state-level runners-up receive Certificates of Excellence.

 

State Honorees receive an award of $1,000, an engraved silver medallion, and an all-expense-paid trip with a parent or guardian to Washington, D.C., for national recognition events.  Examples of 2018 state honoree qualifications include raising over $100,000 for a non-profit organization, designing a "bionic scarecrow" currently being used at SL International Airport, multiple years organizing a fundraiser to get help for those experiencing addictions, abuse, and the struggles of poverty.

 

National Honorees receive an additional award of $5,000, an engraved gold medallion, a trophy for their schools or nominating organizations, and a $5,000 grant from The Prudential Foundation for a nonprofit charitable organization of their choice.

 

To learn more and to  apply, go to: https://spirit.prudential.com/Deadline: November 5, 2019

 
Comcast Leaders & Achievers Scholarship -Comcast NBCUniversal anticipates awarding over 800 scholarships for the 2019 – 2020 school year. If selected as a recipient, the student will receive a $2,500 award. Furthermore, a select number of awardees will be chosen as recipients of a Founder’s Award. These scholarship winners will receive awards in excess of $2,500. The Comcast Leaders and Achievers® Scholarship Program recognizes high school seniors for their community service, academic performance and leadership skills. For more information or to apply, go to Comcast Leaders & Achievers
Deadline December 6, 2019
 

Daniels Scholarship - The Daniels Scholarship Program provides a four-year annually-renewable college scholarship for graduating high school seniors in Colorado, New Mexico, Utah, and Wyoming who demonstrate exceptional character, leadership, and a commitment to serving their communities. It is a “last dollar” scholarship that pays toward tuition and fees, room and board, books and supplies, and miscellaneous educational expenses. Scholars may attend any nonprofit accredited school in the United States. For more information, visit www.DanielsFund.org/Scholarships. Deadline: November 15, 2019.

Hunt Electric Merit Scholarship - Hunt Electric will award 4 years, full tuition and books scholarship for an Electrical Apprenticeship Training program.  The recipient will also receive full-time employment, wages and benefits while completing the 8,000 hour apprenticeship.  Links for details and the application are included.