Five Scholarships (Almost) Anyone Can Apply For

College Scholarships Fund Piggy Bank Nowadays scholarships for anyone and everyone can be found on the Internet. It isn’t always easy to tell which ones are worth it and which ones you should just pass by though. Consequently, we have compiled a list of five great scholarships that are available to you so read on and see how you can get some money for college.

 
 

Always Check the Websites First: Scholarships.com

The first of many scholarships for anyone to apply for is at www.scholarships.com. This is a super easy scholarship to apply for as all you have to do is register for their website. After you register you will be entered to win $1,000. You will also be provided a link that you can share with your friends and for each one of them that registers for the website, you will be entered to win a $1,000 scholarship and they will be entered to win a $500 one.

Are You a Writer? Write Your Way to a College Scholarship

A second scholarship we have found for you is the John F. Kennedy Profile in Courage Essay contest. This scholarship is open to any American high school students. The essay cannot be more than 1,000 words, must have five sources (including one non-internet source) and describe a U.S. elected official from 1956 or after that displayed a political act of courage. The winner of the essay contest will win $10,000 while the second runner up will win $1,000 and up to five additional finalists, $500.

Unique Scholarships for Everyone

Another scholarship you can apply for is the “Create a Greeting Card Scholarship.” This is sponsored by the Prudent Publishing Company. The winner will receive a $10,000 college scholarship, as well as a $1,000 gift for their school. All artwork or photography does become property of the publishing company but if you are a creative person, this is a great way to win some money for college and start your portfolio. Visit http://www.gallerycollection.com/greetingcardscontests.htm for more information.

The Coca-Cola Scholars Program

Next college scholarship opportunity? The Coca-Cola Scholars Program. Each year Coca-Cola awards 50 $20,000 scholarships and 200 $10,000 college scholarships. This is a great opportunity to stand out amongst your peers, but the application process is pretty extensive so make sure you take the time to fill it out correctly and honestly. The Coca-Cola Scholars Program really looks to award students with great academic achievements, as well as extracurricular activities so if you have a solid resume this just might be the scholarship for you!

The Easiest College Scholarship Opportunity

Last, but certainly not least there is the "No Essay" Contest by College Prowler. This is a super easy scholarship to apply for as all you have to do is be a student or looking to enroll within the next 12 months. Each month they randomly select a winner and award he or she a $2,000 scholarship. This really is the scholarship for anyone as it doesn’t matter if you are a high school student or an adult looking to go back to school. As long as you will be enrolling within the next 12 months as previously stated, you qualify. Just head on over to https://collegeprowler.com/scholarship/apply.aspx and create an account to get your scholarship search started.

Sierra
Sierra Martinez is a Marine Corps wife, mother of one and a writer. She graduated from the University of South Carolina with a Bachelors in Journalism and Mass Communications and a focus in Public Relations.