Monthly archive July, 2010
The Society of American Travel Writers (SATW) needs a special mention for the work they are doing. It is a non-profit organization that has taken up the task of conservation and preservation of the travel resources worldwide. Through the Teen Travel Writing Scholarship they are promoting responsible journalism and share their travel experiences with SATW. A travel experience of yours either alone or with your family can make you the winner of this scholarship. Eligibility Requirements: Those who want to participate must sign up for the travelBIGO.com community Candidate must be between 13-18 years of age attending grades 8-12 as of May 15, 2010 Candidate must be a junior high or high school student in United States or Canada or an American school abroad or be enrolled in a U.S homeschool program The travel experience you write about must have occurred within the last three years Entering into the scholarship is simple, you need to submit an essay of not more than 600 words describing the place you went and what it meant to you, what worked and what didn’t work, what you learned from the trip, or how it changed you. Bring other travelers into the world you visited. [...]

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Categories: Scholarships
Harness Horse Association Of Central New York Inc. is an organization with the active involvement of Owners, trainers, drivers and breeders of Standardbred horses. All these members work for the welfare of the Harness Racing in Central New York and also promote the welfare of its members and employees. Supporting the members or the immediate family member in education is also one of the objectives of the organization. The organization provides financial assistance to those who fulfill the eligibility criteria put forth by the Harness Horse Association in its scholarship program. Eligibility Requirements: Must be a member of Harness Horse Association Of Central New York Must be an immediate family member (spouse or child) of the HHA of Central New York Applicant must be a student of good academic standing Must be already enrolled or accepted in an accredited program (for degree or certification beyond the high school level) Must demonstrate financial need For further details just log on to http://www.hhacny.com/ and get all the information regarding the scholarship. The organization has made available three scholarships that will be paid to the recipients in two installments. First half will be paid at the beginning of the semester and remaining half [...]

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Categories: Scholarship For Equine Study, Scholarships
Minnesota Horse Council is a non-profit corporation which has always been ahead in supporting equine related activities. Acted as a mediator among the horse-related groups and also facilitated their communication. The Corporation is also involved in equine educational activities. Tony Gasser is a name which will never be forgotten for his contribution in Minnesota Horse Council. He himself was a renowned Minnesota Horseman and left enough to start a scholarship for the students in equine related fields. Tony Gasser Memorial Scholarship is awarded to several eligible students. Eligibility Requirements: Must be a resident of Minnesota Must be High School Senior or Older Must be majoring or planning to major in equine related field of study An essay of not more than 200 words describing your one most meaningful horse-related experience and why Information regarding the scholarship and application is given here:  http://www.mnhorsecouncil.org/scholarship-application-procedures.php Along with the application you need to submit Three letters of recommendation (from individuals who are well aware of your equine experience and ability, leadership ability) Official high school or College Transcript showing GPA for atleast one academic year Proof of acceptance or enrollment from your school The Scholarship application along with letters of recommendations must reach the [...]

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Categories: Scholarship For Equine Study, Scholarships