Scholarship Spotlight – February 2015

Every month, eNotes will select some of the best scholarships around and post them on our blog. Check out this month’s cherry-picked scholarships! When you are ready to apply, check out our tips on How to Write a Scholarship Essay.

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John Lennon Scholarship


Eligibility: Ages 17-25, major must be in music or performing arts, must be attending or be alumni/alumnae of U.S. college or university

Requirements: music and lyrics of original song on a CD or MP3 file, as well as three typed lyric sheets

Due Date: February 27, 2015

SEG Foundation/Apache Scholarship

Amount: $500-$14,00

Eligibility: Must be interested in physics, geophysics, earth sciences, or environmental science

Requirements: Recommendation, essay, transcript

Due Date: March 1, 2015

Charles & Lucille King Family Foundation Scholarship

Amount: up to $3,500

Eligibility: Must be a junior or senior majoring in television and film at an accredited university, have financial need, and demonstratable academic achievement

Requirements: recommendations, personal statement

Due Date: March 15, 2015

Siemens Competition in Math, Science and Technology

Amount: $1,000- $100,000

Eligibility: Must be a U.S. citizen or Permanent Resident, a high school student, and interested in a STEM major

Requirements: Research proposal and up to 18 page research report

Due Date: September 30, 2015

*** eNotes TA Program: Monthly Scholarship ***

Amount: $500-$1000/per month

Eligibility: Must apply and be an approved eNotes TA. Our TAs are high-school and college students who answer Homework Help questions on They specialize in Literature, Writing, Math, Science, or History and know how to explain an idea to a fellow student.

Requirements: Apply to be a TA here. Three exceptional TAs will be chosen for the monthly scholarships. Exceptional TAs are those that qualitatively answer numerous questions in the eNotes Homework Help.

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