It’s no secret that college is expensive. But there is an extensive list of private scholarships that can be of big help when getting a degree. If you’re not sure about a scholarship that fits your needs, take a look at these five scholarships and start preparing for your future!
Criminal Defense Law Scholarship
This scholarship offered by the Appelman Law Firm awards $1,000 annually and pays for college tuition and related expenses for students who have been accepted in a law-related career. Applicants must have a cumulative GPA of 3.50 or higher.
National Potato Council Scholarship
Every year, the National Potato Council offers a $10,000 academic scholarship to a student conducting research that contributes to the U.S. potato industry. Among the requirements are high academic achievement, leadership skills and an interest in the commercial value of said product.
American Fire Sprinkler Association Scholarship Program
The American Fire Sprinkler Association offers this scholarship to help students pursue their dreams and get a degree in any field of their choice. To apply, students must read an essay about fire safety. After responding a questionnaire about the text, applicants have the chance of winning $2,000 per correct answer.
Arabian Horse Foundation Scholarship
If you love horses and everything equine-related, this scholarship offered by the Arabian Horse Association might be for you! Every year, the organization awards between $500 and $1,000 to a number of students who demonstrate outstanding performance during the Arabian & Half Arabian Championship Horse Shows.
American Society for Enology and Viticulture scholarship
The American Society for Enology and Viticulture offers different scholarships to students who plan on pursuing a degree that will benefit the wine and grape industry. The awards vary from year to year and the deadline is March 1.
South College offers a variety of financial aid options to help students finance their tuition. To get more information about our programs and how we can help you pay for school, visit our website and request more information.