Scholarship Spotlight – April 2015

Every month, eNotes scours the web for some of the best scholarships with upcoming deadlines. When you are ready to apply, check out our tips on How to Write a Scholarship Essay.

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Dr. W. Wes Eckenfelder Jr. Scholarship

Amount: $5,000

Eligibility: Must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident, enrolled as a full time student or as a junior or senior, or be enrolled in a graduate program at an accredited college or university. Must also have declared a major in civil, chemical or environmental engineering or one of the environmental sciences (e.g. geology, hydrogeology, ecology).

Requirements: Essay, two letters of recommendation

Due Date: April 15, 2015

Mary Macey Scholarship

Amount: Two $1,500 awards

Eligibility: Applicants must currently work in the independent grocery industry, and be entering sophomores or continuing students in an associate degree program or four year university. Must also have a GPA of 2.0 or higher.

Requirements: Essay, letter of recommendation, transcripts

Due Date: April 19, 2015

Endowment Fund For Education (EFFE)

Amount: Two $500 awards

Eligibility: Must be enrolled in an accredited college or technical school program as a 2nd, 3rd, or 4th year student, or returning for graduate study.

Requirements: Essay, transcripts, resume, portfolio, two references

Due Date: April 30, 2015

HENAAC Scholars Program

Amount: $1,000-10,000

Eligibility: Must be involved in the Hispanic community and/or be of hispanic origin, and able to demonstrate leadership through academic achievements and campus activites. Must be in a science, technology, engineering, or math related major with a GPA of 3.0 or higher.

Requirements: Essay, two letters of recommendation, official transcripts, resume, photo

Due Date: April 30, 2015