Scholarship Spotlight – May 2015

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

$10,000 Comeback Clothes Scholarship

Amount: $10,000

Eligibility: Must be under 26 years old.

Requirements: Instead of trashing old clothes, give them a second life by recycling them. You’ll save water, energy, and landfill space. Run a drive at your school or in your community to collect unwanted clothes and drop them off at your local H&M.

Due Date: May 31, 2015

NPFDA Foundation Scholarship

Amount: $2,000

Eligibility: Applicant must be a full-time junior or senior at a U.S. institution, and pursuing a career in a poultry or an agriculturally related field such as agricultural business, poultry science, food science, animal science, pre vet, or food marketing.

Requirements: Letter of recommendation, essay, official transcripts

Due Date: May 31, 2015

The Merchants Exchange Scholarship Fund

Amount: $500-$2,000

Eligibility: Applicant’s chosen field of interest must be maritime affairs or international trade. Applicant must be a junior or senior in an accredited four year university, or accepted to a two year degree program at an accredited institution of higher learning. Must be able to maintain a GPA of 2.5 or higher.

Requirements: Letter or recommendation, official transcripts, completed application

Due Date: May 31, 2015

Charlotte Woods Memorial Scholarship


Eligibility: Applicant must be a graduating high school senior or a full-time undergraduate in an accredited institution of higher learning. Must be interested in or enrolled in a degree program in transportation logistics, or a related field.

Requirements: Three letters of recommendation, essay, official transcripts, photo

Due Date: May 31, 2015