College Scholarships with August Deadlines

47 Scholarships that Expire in August

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August is a relatively slow time when it comes to scholarship deadlines, but this doesn't mean you should be complacent. Some funding opportunities do, in fact, have deadlines in August.

The more scholarships you apply for, the more likely you are to land some extra dollars for funding your college education. Below is a sampling of 47 scholarships that expire in August. The criteria for applying vary widely, so be sure to look through the list to 25ee which ones might be a match for your credentials. The awards range in value from $200 to $10,000. For each scholarship, you'll find links to additional information at Cappex.com, an excellent free website that provides college and scholarship matching services. You can also find a lot more scholarships at Cappex.

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$1,000 Easy College Money Scholarship

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• Award: $1,000
• Deadline: Awarded Monthly
• Description: No essay required. Applicants simply create a free profile at Cappex.com.
• Administered by Cappex.com
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Smart.Study Essay Writing Scholarship

• Award: $225 - $700
• Deadline: August 1, 2016
• Description: Applicants must follow Smart Study on Twitter and submit a 500 to 700-word essay on a given topic.
Administered by Smart.Study
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WMMIAEC Financial Assistance Grants

• Award: $1,000
• Deadline: August 1, 2016
• Description: This scholarship is for women and minorities in Michigan, who are pursuing careers in the architectural, engineering, and scientific disciplines.
Administered by the West Michigan Minorities in Architecture/Engineering Consortium (WMMIAEC)
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Halstead Grant

• Award: $7,500
• Deadline: August 1, 2016
• Description: This scholarship is for student or professional jewelry designers who intend to pursue a full-time career in jewelry design.
Administered by Halstead Bead, Inc.
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Mario Cugia Italian Studies Scholarship

• Award: $600 - $1,000
• Deadline: August 1, 2016
• Description: This scholarship is for students who are studying Italian.
Administered by the Italian Catholic Federation (ICF)
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Lawrence Ginocchio Aviation Scholarship

• Award: $4,500
• Deadline: August 1, 2016
• Description: This scholarship is for full-time undergraduate students enrolled or accepted into an aviation management program at an NBAA/UAA member school.
Administered by the University Aviation Association (UAA)
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Marguerite Ross Barnett Memorial Scholarship

• Award: Varies
• Deadline: August 1, 2016
• Description: This scholarship is for Missouri residents who are employed while attending school part-time.
Administered by the Missouri Department of Higher Education
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Slovene National Benefit Society Scholarship

• Award: $200 - $400
• Deadline: August 1, 2016
• Description: This scholarship is for qualified members of the Slovene National Benefit Society.
Administered by the Slovene National Benefit Society (SNPJ)
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Alameda County Scholarship Fund

• Award: Varies
• Deadline: August 1, 2016
• Description: This scholarship is for current members of the ATA and AIM who have shot 500 registered targets.
Administered by the California Nurses Association (CNA)
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Christensen & Hymas Married Student Law Scholarship

• Award: $1,000
• Deadline: August 1, 2016
• Description: This scholarship is for married students who has surmounted obstacles in order to maintain strong family values and a dedicated work ethic in their pursuit of an education in the legal field.
Administered by Christensen and Hymas
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Disability Care Center Scholarship

• Award: $500
• Deadline: August 1, 2016
• Description: These scholarships are for undergraduate college students who either suffer from a medically diagnosed debilitating condition or are students majoring in special education who are scheduled to take one major-required class in the upcoming fall semester.
Administered by the Disability Care Center
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Rob Branham Scholarship

• Award: Varies
• Deadline: August 1, 2016
• Description: This scholarship is for Connecticut students planning on attending or entering an accredited college or university in the fields of advertising, marketing, or supporting industries.
Administered by the Advertising Club of Connecticut
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ALBA George Watt Prize Essay Contest

• Award: Varies
• Deadline: August 1, 2016
• Description: Applicants must submit an essay or thesis chapter about any aspect of the Spanish Civil War, the global political or cultural struggles against fascism in the 1920s and 1930s, or the lifetime histories and contributions of the Americans who fought in support of the Spanish Republic from 1936 to 1938.
Administered by the Abraham Lincoln Brigade Archives (ALBA)
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Special Education Scholarship

• Award: $500
• Deadline: August 1, 2016
• Description: This scholarship is for students majoring in special education.
Administered by the Disability Care Center
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Burnoutitaly.com Entrepreneur Scholarship

• Award: $500
• Deadline: August 1, 2016
• Description: This scholarship is for students with aspirations to go into business for themselves. Applicants must write a one-page essay expressing what they want to do with their life. Submissions must be sent using a .edu email address. International students are welcome to apply.
Administered by Burn Out Italy
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Genevieve C. Geeve Scholarship Fund

• Award: $500
• Deadline: August 1, 2016
• Description: This scholarship is for graduating high school seniors in Maine, who are planning on studying equestrian science and/or related studies, such as performance, research, or veterinary medicine.
Administered by the Genevieve C. Geeve Scholarship Fund
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Camp Arrowhead Scholarship

• Award: $850
• Deadline: August 1, 2016
• Description: This scholarship is for currently contracted full-season staff members at Camp Arrowhead in Marshfield, Missouri.
Administered by the Community Foundation of the Ozarks
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DAR - J. Spencer Chapter Scholarship Fund

• Award: $400 - $4,000
• Deadline: August 2, 2016
• Description: This scholarship is for residents of Ohio, Kentucky, or West Virginia who are studying history.
Administered by the Scioto Foundation
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Robert and Claire Munroe Woods Hole Golf Club Scholarship

• Award: $500 - $2,000
• Deadline: August 2, 2016
• Description: This scholarship is for students in Cape Cod, Massachusetts, who have worked at the Woods Hole Golf Club in Woods Hole, Massachusetts.
Administered by the Cape Cod Foundation
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Sara and Max Goldsammler Scholarship Fund

• Award: $300 - $1,000
• Deadline: August 10, 2016
• Description: This scholarship is for Jewish graduating high school seniors and current college students.
Administered by the OU Alumni/Israel Free Spirit Birthright
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Reimer "Why You Chose Law" Student Scholarship Contest

• Award: $1,000
• Deadline: August 15, 2016
• Description: For this scholarship, law students must create a one- to two-minute video explaining why they chose to pursue a legal career.
Administered by Riemer & Associates
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Ashley Elizabeth Evans Medical School Scholarship

• Award: $3,000
• Deadline: August 15, 2016
• Description: This scholarship is for graduates of a high school or homeschool program in Sioux Falls, South Dakota.
Administered by the Sioux Falls Area Community Foundation
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AECT Legacy Scholarship

• Award: $200
• Deadline: August 15, 2016
• Description: This scholarship is for practicing K-12 school teachers and school library/media specialists.
Administered by the Association for Educational Communications and Technology (AECT)
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Feigenbaum Scholarship Contest

• Award: $1,000
• Deadline: August 15, 2016
• Description: For this scholarship, law students must create a one- to two-minute video explaining why they chose to pursue a legal career.
Administered by Jonathan M. Feigenbaum, Esquire
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Safety Scholarship for Law Students

• Award: $1,000
• Deadline: August 15, 2016
• Description: This scholarship is to provide aid to law students and inspire a path in personal injury law.
Administered by Russell & Lazarus APC
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Laborde Earles Scholarship Contest

• Award: $1,000
• Deadline: August 15, 2016
• Description: For this scholarship, law students must create a one- to two-minute video explaining how our legal system could do more for accident victims.
Administered by the Laborde Earles Injury Lawyers
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Official Coupon Code Scholarship

• Award: $3,000
• Deadline: August 15, 2016
• Description: This scholarship is for students rom the US and Puerto Rico. Applicants must submit a 1,000-word essay on a given topic.
Administered by Official Coupon Code
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American Indian Services Scholarship

• Award: Varies
• Deadline: August 15, 2016
• Description: To qualify for this scholarship, applicants must be of at least 1/4 Northern-Native American blood and be undergraduate students with no more than 150 semester credits or 210 quarter credits.
Administered by the American Indian Services (AIS)
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Virginia Elizabeth and Alma Vane Taylor Nursing Scholarship

• Award: Varies
• Deadline: August 15, 2016
• Description: This scholarship is for students who are enrolled in an associate's or bachelor's nursing degree program in an accredited North Carolina school of nursing program.
Administered by the Winston-Salem Foundation
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Law Enforcement Benefit Scholarship

• Award: Varies
• Deadline: August 15, 2016
• Description: This scholarship is for dependent children of slain officers from the Winston-Salem Police Department, Forsyth County Sheriff's Office, or N.C. State Highway Patrol located in Forsyth County, North Carolina.
Administered by the Winston-Salem Foundation
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Winston-Salem Foundation Education Grant

• Award: Varies
• Deadline: August 15, 2016
• Description: This scholarship is for students who are enrolled in an associate's or bachelor's nursing degree program in an accredited North Carolina school of nursing program.
Administered by the Winston-Salem Foundation
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Dean Prim Scholarship

• Award: $1,500
• Deadline: August 15, 2016
• Description: This scholarship is for high school juniors and seniors from Forsyth, Davie, or Yadkin County, North Carolina. To qualify for this scholarship, applicants must be committed to participating in travel and study in China during the summer following the awarding of the scholarship.
Administered by the Winston-Salem Foundation
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Mary Rowena Cooper Scholarship

• Award: Varies
• Deadline: August 15, 2016
• Description: This scholarship is for residents of Forsyth County, North Carolina. To qualify for this scholarship, applicants must be the children of a living or deceased veteran who served in Vietnam.
Administered by the Winston-Salem Foundation
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Forsyth County Nursing Scholarship

• Award: Varies
• Deadline: August 15, 2016
• Description: This scholarship is for residents of Forsyth County, North Carolina, who are seeking R.N. degrees at accredited two- or four-year colleges.
Administered by the Winston-Salem Foundation
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Kate Allred Education Grant

• Award: Varies
• Deadline: August 15, 2016
• Description: This scholarship is for residents of Forsyth County, North Carolina. To qualify for this scholarship, applicants must have a family adjusted gross income of up to 300 percent above the Federal Poverty Guidelines.
Administered by the Winston-Salem Foundation
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Oliver Joel and Ellen Pell Denny Healthcare Scholarship

• Award: $3,000
• Deadline: August 15, 2016
• Description: This scholarship is for North Carolina residents who are seeking a two- or four-year degree or enrolled in a program leading to a certificate or diploma in healthcare education such as, but not limited to, registered nursing, licensed practical nursing, nuclear medicine, radiography, and respiratory therapy.
Administered by the Winston-Salem Foundation
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Law Offices of Joel J. Kofsky Scholarship

• Award: $1,500
• Deadline: August 16, 2016
• Description: Applicants must submit a 500-1,000-word essay describing what safety precautions and traffic laws should be emphasized and how you plan to educate the public on the importance of these precautions and laws.
Administered by the Law Offices of Joel J. Kofsky
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Judge John R. Brown Award for Excellence in Legal Writing

• Award: $10,000
• Deadline: August 19, 2016
• Description: This award is for students who are currently enrolled in an accredited US law school pursuing a J.D. or LL.B. degree.
Administered by the Judge John R. Brown Scholarship Foundation
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AFSA Second Chance Scholarship Contest

• Award: $1,000
• Deadline: August 26, 2016
• Description: This scholarship is for students who are currently or will be register at a 2- or 4- year college, university or trade school for Spring 2017.
Administered by the American Fire Sprinkler Association (AFSA)
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Ralph H. and Florence Moyer Fund

• Award: Varies
• Deadline: August 31, 2016
• Description: This scholarship is for residents of Berks County, Pennsylvania, who are pursuing an apprenticeship or vocational training.
Administered by the Berks County Community Foundation
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#Traductor Scholarship

• Award: $1,000
• Deadline: August 31, 2016
• Description: This scholarship is for Spanish-speaking students from all over the world. Applicants must fill submit an essay describing a time when they had to translate words from Spanish to English or English to Spanish.
Administered by SpanishDict.com
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CHASA Scholarships

• Award: Varies
• Deadline: August 31, 2016
• Description: This scholarship is for individuals affected by either childhood hemiplegia or hemiparesis due to any cause or by pediatric stroke, onset of condition before the age of 18; or individuals currently diagnosed as having hemiplegia or hemiparesis or pediatric stroke.
Administered by the Children's Hemiplegia and Stroke Association (CHASA)
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Scholarship for Law Student with a Disability

• Award: $1,000
• Deadline: August 31, 2016
• Description: This scholarship is for law students with physical or mental disabilities.
Administered by Insler & Hermann, LLP
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ARTBA's Student Transportation Video Contest

• Award: $500
• Deadline: August 31, 2016
• Description: To enter, applicants must create an original two- to four-minute video examining any aspect of transportation in the United States.
Administered by the American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA)
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Reiter & Walsh, P.C. Annual Birth Injury Scholarship

• Award: $1,500
• Deadline: August 31, 2016
• Description: This scholarship is for US citizens who are studying law. Administered by Reiter & Walsh, PC
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Hans Neumaier Memorial Scholarship

• Award: $1,000
• Deadline: August 31, 2016
• Description: This scholarship is for members in good standing of the Professional Beauty Association.
Administered by Professional Beauty Association (PBA)
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Friends of Scott Foundation Scott Delgadillo College Scholarship

• Award: $1,000
• Deadline: August 31, 2016
• Description: This scholarship is for students who are cancer survivors or current cancer patients.
Administered by the Friends of Scott Foundation (Friends to Children with Cancer)
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