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					                             Scholarship Opportunities
                                New Scholarships

              The Vietnamese American Scholarship Foundation
 Deadline: May 2, 2011
 Eligibility: Vietnamese descent
http://www.vietscholarships.org/scholarships.html

           2011 Scholar Athlete Milk Mustache of the Year Award
 Amount: $7,500
 Deadline: March 4, 2011
 Return to: see details at website
http://www.bodybymilk.com/sammy_scholarship.php


                           Best Buy Scholarship Program
 Amount: $1,000
 Deadline: February 16, 2011
 Return to: see details at website
 Eligibility: Solid Grades plus community service or work experience.
http://www.bestbuy-communityrelations.com/scholarship.htm


                         Burger King Scholars Program
 Amount: $1,000 - $25,000
 Deadline: January 10, 2011
 Return to: see details at website
 Eligibility: see details at website
http://www.haveityourwayfoundation.org/bksp_scholarship_eligibility.html


                          2011 Texas Lyceum Scholarships
   Amount:        $2,000
   Deadline:       February 15, 2011
   Return to:     see details at website
   Eligibility:   see details at website
                    http://www.texaslyceum.org/scholarships.aspx


              Charles, Lela and Mary Slough Foundation Scholarship
   Amount: $5,000 a year up to 5 years
   Deadline: March 29, 2011
   Return to: see details at website
   Eligibility: see details at website
                http://www.midland.edu/admissions/aid/forms/slough.pdf


             Mavs Scholarship to Metroplex high school seniors
   Amount: $1,800 - $5,000
   Deadline: February 25, 2011
      Return to: see details at website
      Eligibility: see details at website
              http://www.nba.com/mavericks/media/Scholarship_Application.pdf



                 Abbott and Fenner Scholarship Program
      Amount: $1,000
      Deadline: June 18, 2011
      Application Process: Students will submit an essay on the topic that appears on
       the scholarship page of our web site
                   http://www.abbottandfenner.com/scholarships.htm
                          Full details are available on our site.


                        The National Co-op Scholarship Program
      Deadline: February 15, 2011
      Return to: see details at website
      Eligibility: For complete scholarship rules, please visit
                    www.co-oop.edu


            Ronald McDonald House Charities US Scholarship Program

      Deadline: January 28, 2011
      Return to: see details at website
      Eligibility: For complete scholarship rules, please visit
                    www.rmhc.org

BigSun Scholarship

The BigSun Organization is proud to be able to continue to help young
athletes succeed in their academic pursuits. We are offering an annual
scholarship to a deserving student. All student athletes are eligible for this
award, regardless of which sport they are participating in.
Deadline    -         June 23, 2011
Amount of Award -      $500.00

The successful applicant will be a high school senior or be attending a post
secondary institute and currently involved in some sport at that institution or in
the community..

Please visit our website at http://www.bigsunathletics.com to learn how to
apply.


                                 Al’s Formal Wear
                         www.alsformalwear.com/SchoolApp
   Amount:        $1,000
   Deadline:       May 31, 2011
   Return to:     see details at website
   Eligibility:   For complete scholarship rules, please visit
                   www.alsformalwear.com/Scholarship


                          Young Entrepreneurs Foundation
                             http://www.NFIB.com/YEA
   Amount: $1,000-$10,000
   Deadline: December 31, 2010
   Return to: see details at website
   Eligibility:
        o High school senior entering two or four-year university, college, or
             vocational/technical institute for 2011-2012.
        o Must have an established business
        o Children of current—dues paying NFIB members who meet the
             requirements


                    Adademos/textbook.com Scholarship Contest
                          http://textbookx.com/scholarship/

       Amount: grand prize is $2,000 with two runner-up receiving $250 gift
        certificates for TextbookX.com
       Deadline: December 31 of each year
       Return to: see details at website
       Eligibility: Akademos is offering scholarships to help college students and to
        publicize the TextbookX.com website, a source offering essential new and
        used textbooks.

                      AFSA National Scholarship Essay Contest
                             http://afsascholarship.org/

       Amount: National Winner, $4,000; 2nd prize winner, $3,000; 3rd prize winner,
        $2,000; 4 – regional winners get $1.000 each.
       Deadline: early January of each year
       Return to: see details at website
       Eligibility: see details at website

     APHA (American Public Health Association) Get Ready Scholarship
            http://www.getreadyforflu.org/new_pg_scholarship.htm

       Amount: 6 - $500 scholarships available
       Deadline: see details at above web address
       Return to: see details at website
       Eligibility: Current high school seniors, undergraduates, or graduate students
        who understands the importance of emergency preparedness, you may
        qualify for this scholarship.
                       Calgon Take Me Away to College Contest
                          http://www.takemeaway.com/contest

          Amount: National Winner, $7,000; 2nd prize winner, $3,500; 3rd prize winner,
           $2,000; 4 – 4th prize winners get $1.000 each.
          Deadline: February 28 of each year
          Return to: see details at website
          Eligibility: visit website at website

              Campus Discovery $5,000 “Value of College” Scholarship
                         http://www.campusdiscovery.com/

            Amount: $1,000 - $10,000.00 award
            Deadline: January 31of each year
            Return to: see details at website
            Eligibility: To qualify, you must be a US student enrolled at a college or
             university. Recent college grads with an Associates or Bachelor's degree in
             2008, 2009 and 2010 also qualify.
                               Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation
                                  www.coca-colascholars.org
Amount: $10,000-$20,000 for four years
Deadline: October 31
Return to: See details at website
Eligibility:

                          College Prowler Essay Competition
                          http://collegeprowler.com/scholarship/

          Amount: $250 - $1,000 scholarships available
          Deadline: September 15 each year
          Return to: see details at website
          Eligibility: The Competition is available to high school juniors or seniors. You
           must be going through, or have gone through, the college selection process
           and respond to one of the three questions posed on the Web site. You must
           be a legal resident of the United States; international students with valid visa's
           are also eligible.

                       College Prowler “No-Essay” Competition
           http://www.ehow.com/list_6106092_scholarships-require-essay.html

      See the College Prowler Non-Essay Competition at web address above. This
       scholarship awards a monthly scholarship of $2,000 for simply filling out a form.
       There are other such scholarships at the same web address so check it out!

                    College Scholarships Anyone Can Win
http://www.collegeandfinance.com/32-weird-scholarships-almost-anyone-can-get/
   College scholarships do not necessarily require hard work. Some college
    scholarships are awarded in contests. If you're not in it, you can't win it! It
    certainly can't hurt to compete for the following college scholarships.

                  College.us.com College Scholarship Program
http://scholarshipwinnings.org/start.htm?kid=YZE1&cmv=true&visitor=jhfX8ueJIbendCam6eFO6g%3D%3D


       Amount: 4 - $3,000 scholarships available
       Deadline: see details at above web address
       Return to: see details at website
       Eligibility: Whether you're interested in Business, Nursing, Art, Engineering,
        Criminal Justice, Technology or another field, we can help you experience the
        benefits of an education!

                         Discover Card Tribute Award
          http://www.discoverfinancial.com/community/scholarship.shtml

       Amount: 300 state scholarships of $2,500; 10 national scholarships for
        $25,000. Scholarships for high school juniors to use for postsecondary
        education at two/four year colleges as well as trade/technical schools.
       Deadline: Fall deadline, December 31; Spring deadline, Aril 30 of each year
       Return to: see details at website
       Eligibility: Criteria for selecting winners - includes special talents, overcoming
        an obstacle, community service and leadership. Applicants must have a GPA
        of 2.75 or higher in the ninth and tenth grades.



                  GetReadyforFlu.org/new_pg_scholarship.htm.
               http://www.getreadyforflu.org/new_pg_scholarship.htm

       Amount: 2 - $1,000 scholarships available
       Deadline: see details at above web address
       Return to: see details at website
       Eligibility: Are you able to answer a simple question about what the American
        Dream means to you? If you're ready to write a 750-word essay about your
        embodiment of the American Dream, you might win.

                      Horatio Alger Association Scholarships
                       Horatioalger.org/scholarships/index.cfm

       Amount: 100 - $10,000.00 & 150 - $1,000 scholarships to high schools
        seniors who are US citizens.
       Deadline: October of each year
       Return to: see details at website
       Eligibility: Awarded to students who integrity and perseverance in
        overcoming adversity. Other criteria used to choose the winners include a
        GPA of 2.0 or higher, the desire to contribute to society and strength of
        character.
                                OP Loftbed Scholarship
                       http://oploftbed.com/scholarship/index.php

         Amount: 1- $500.00 award
         Deadline: July 31of each year
         Return to: see details at website
         Eligibility: OP Loftbed is giving back to the college community by offering a
          scholarship to US citizens. Essay topics vary from year to year.

                    Patricia M. McNamara Memorial Scholarship
                         http://www.patricias-scholarship.org/

         Amount: 1 - $1,000 scholarship
         Deadline: December 31 of each year
         Return to: see details at website
         Eligibility: Did you have to overcome obstacles to achieve your goals? If you
          are like most students, it wasn't an easy ride.

                                 SallieMae.com
http://go.salliemae.com/scholarship/default.aspx?dtd_cell=SMPLSHWBSMAL7452

         Amount: $10,000 scholarship
         Deadline: June 15 each year
         Return to: see details at website
         Eligibility: graduating high school students.



                                  Scholarship4Moms
                          http://www.scholarships4moms.net/

         Amount: $10,000 scholarship
         Deadline: June 15 each year
         Return to: see details at website
         Eligibility: focused on hardworking moms who want to complete their
          education, but don't have the time, money or the support to meet their goal.

                   ScholarshipPoints.com $10,000 Scholarships
                       http://www.scholarshippoints.com/

     Register to qualify for multiple scholarship drawings each month. You can
      increase your chances of winning college money by taking surveys, reading
      blogs and other easy online activities.

                     Teenage Vision for America Essay Contest
                 http://www.bestkeptsecretsforwinning.com/vision.php

         Amount: 1- $300.00 award
         Deadline: June 1of each year
         Return to: see details at website
          Eligibility: The contest is open to students aged 13 to 18.

                       The Texas United Senate Youth Program
                     http://www.tea.state.tx.us/index2.aspx?id=3406

The Texas United States Senate Youth Program is for high school students who
demonstrate leadership and an interest in government. Students must be a junior or
senior in high school. All applications must be postmarked by October 15, 2010. The
two students who win this honor will receive a $5,000 scholarship.

Program details and the application form and process are on the Texas Education
Agency Website at http://www.tea.state.tx.us/index2.aspx?id=3406.

                    Voice of Democracy VFW $30,000 Scholarship
       http://www.vfw.org/index.cfm?fa=cmty.levelc&cid=1836&cfid=29717931&cftoken=57838993


          Amount: $30,000 scholarship available
          Deadline: Voice of Democracy - November 1; Patriots’ Pen Youth Essay –
           November 1; Scouting Scholarship – March 1
          Return to: see details at website
          Eligibility: See specific scholarships for details: Voice of Democracy
           Scholarship Competition; Patriot's Pen Essay Contest, and Scout of the Year
           Scholarship program.



                             Wendy's High School Heisman
                              www.wendysheisman.com

      Will you be a senior during the 2010-2011 school year?
      Do you participate in at least one sport?
      Are you a leader in your school and your community?
      Then don't miss this opportunity to be recognized for everything that you do!
      Apply now for the 2010 Wendy's High School Heisman!
      Visit www.wendysheisman.com for more information and to apply!
      The first 41,100 applicants will receive a FREE Wendy's Gift Card!
      Application deadline is October 3, 2010
      If you have questions about the program, you can email wendys@act.org or call
       800-205-6367.