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Peterson’s Scholarships, Grants & Prizes 2020, 24th Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 0768943922
  • ISBN-13: 9780768943924
  • DDC: 371
  • 1148 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2019 | Published/Released October 2019
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2019

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Overview

This book provides up-to-date information on more than 1.6 million privately funded awards worth over $10 billion available to college students, with 3,500 award profiles based on academic fields and career goals, ethnic heritage, talent, employment experience, military service, and awards from private sources such as foundations, corporations, and religious and civic organizations. Includes information on award amounts, eligibility requirements, deadlines, contact information, and more. Includes easy-to-use indexes that allow searching by criteria like academic fields/career goals, sponsoring organizations, employment/volunteer experience, military service, nationality or ethnic heritage, corporate or religious affiliation, talent/interest area, and location. Also has a Quick-reference chart of awards from $50-$15,000, tips on scholarship-winning essays, guidance on minority scholarships, ways to use social media to help pay for college, strategies for finding awards, and more.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
A Note from the Peterson's® Editors.
How to Find an Award That's Right for You.
1: All about Scholarships.
2: It's Never Too Early to Look for College Scholarships.
3: A Strategy for Finding Awards.
4: Who Wants to Be a College Scholarship Millionaire?.
5: Snap and Chat: Use Your Fingertips and Social Media to Pay for College.
6: Ask the Experts: College Scholarships.
7: Winning the Scholarship with a Winning Essay.
8: Getting in the Minority Scholarship Mix.
9: What to Do If You Don't Win a Scholarship, Grant, or Prize.
10: How to Use This Guide.
Quick Reference Chart.
11: Scholarships, Grants & Prizes At-a-Glance.
Profiles of Scholarships, Grants & Prizes.
Academic Fields/Career Goals.
Academic Advising.
12: National Association for Campus Activities.
Accounting.
13: Aicpa Institute.
14: Alaska Society of Certified Public Accountants.
15: American Society of Women Accountants.
16: Association of Certified Fraud Examiners.
17: Automotive Women's Alliance Foundation.
18: Catching the Dream.
19: Colorado Society of Certified Public Accountants Educational Foundation.
20: Connecticut Society of Certified Public Accountants.
21: DECA (Distributive Education Clubs of America).
22: Diversitycomm, Inc..
23: Educational Foundation for Women in Accounting (EFWA).
24: Educational Foundation of the Massachusetts Society of Certified Public Accountants.
25: Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants Scholarship Foundation, Inc..
26: Fukunaga Scholarship Foundation.
27: Georgia Government Finance Officers Association.
28: Government Finance Officers Association.
29: Greater Washington Society of CPAS.
30: Hawaiian Lodge, F & Am.
31: Hawaii Society of Certified Public Accountants.
32: Illinois CPA Society/CPA Endowment Fund of Illinois.
33: Institute of Management Accountants.
34: Internal Audit Foundation.
35: Kentucky Society of Certified Public Accountants.
36: Maryland Association of Certified Public Accountants Educational Foundation.
37: Merchants Exchange of Portland, Oregon.
38: Michigan Association of Cpas.
39: Montana Society of Certified Public Accountants.
40: National Society of Accountants.
41: Nc CPA Foundation Inc..
42: Nebraska Society of Certified Public Accountants.
43: New England Employee Benefits Council.
44: New Hampshire Society of Certified Public Accountants.
45: New Jersey Society of Certified Public Accountants.
46: New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants Foundation for Accounting Education.
47: Oregon Association of Public Accountants Scholarship Foundation.
48: Oregon Student Assistance Commission.
49: Oscpa Educational Foundation.
50: Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants.
51: Rhode Island Foundation.
52: Rhode Island Society of Certified Public Accountants.
53: Scarlett Family Foundation Scholarship Program.
54: Society of Automotive Analysts.
55: Society of Louisiana Certified Public Accountants.
56: South Carolina Association of Certified Public Accountants.
57: South Dakota CPA Society.
58: Specialty Equipment Market Association.
59: Straight North.
60: Tennessee Society of Cpas.
61: Tke Educational Foundation.
62: Triangle Pest Control.
63: United Negro College Fund.
64: Virchow, Krause & Company, LLP.
65: Virginia Society of Certified Public Accountants Educational Foundation.
66: Washington Society of Certified Public Accountants.
67: Wyoming Trucking Association Scholarship Fund Trust.
Advertising/Public Relations.
68: Asian American Journalists Association, Seattle Chapter.
69: Automotive Women's Alliance Foundation.
70: Digital Third Coast Internet Marketing.
71: Fukunaga Scholarship Foundation.
72: House of Blues Music Forward Foundation.
73: International Foodservice Editorial Council.
74: The Lagrant Foundation.
75: Merchants Exchange of Portland, Oregon.
76: National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences, Michigan Chapter.
77: Native American Journalists Association.
78: Nebraska Press Association.
79: Ohio News Media Foundation.
80: Public Relations Student Society of America.
81: Rhode Island Foundation.
82: Scarlett Family Foundation Scholarship Program.
83: Simmons and Fletcher, P.C..
84: Specialty Equipment Market Association.
85: Straightforward Media.
86: Tampa Bay Times Fund, Inc..
87: United Negro College Fund.
88: Washington Media Scholars Foundation.
African Studies.
89: Abo Capital.
90: Congressional Black Caucus Foundation, Inc..
91: Hub Foundation.
92: United Negro College Fund.
Agribusiness.
93: Abbie Sargent Memorial Scholarship Inc..
94: Chs Foundation.
95: Fukunaga Scholarship Foundation.
96: Herb Society of America, Western Reserve Unit.
97: Holstein Association USA Inc..
98: Horticultural Research Institute.
99: International Foodservice Editorial Council.
100: Maine Department of Agriculture, Food and Rural Resources.
101: Merchants Exchange of Portland, Oregon.
102: National Cattlemen's Foundation.
103: National Dairy Shrine.
104: National Poultry and Food Distributors Association.
105: New York State Association of Agricultural Fairs.
106: Ohio Farmers Union.
107: Scarlett Family Foundation Scholarship Program.
108: Society for Range Management.
109: Soil and Water Conservation Society.
110: Soil and Water Conservation Society-New Jersey Chapter.
111: South Dakota Board of Regents.
112: South Dakota Retailers Association.
113: Vermont Space Grant Consortium.
Agriculture.
114: Abbie Sargent Memorial Scholarship Inc..
115: Alabama Golf Course Superintendents Association.
116: Alberta Heritage Scholarship Fund.
117: American National Cattle Women Inc..
118: American Oil Chemists' Society.
119: American Society for Enology and Viticulture.
120: American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers.
121: American Society of Agronomy, Crop Science Society of America, Soil Science Society of America.
122: Arrl Foundation Inc..
123: Association on American Indian Affairs, Inc..
124: Calcot-Seitz Foundation.
125: Chs Foundation.
126: Couponbirds.
127: Foundation for Science and Disability.
128: Garden Club of America.
129: Herb Society of America, Western Reserve Unit.
130: Institute of Food Technologists.
131: International Foodservice Editorial Council.
132: Japanese American Citizens League (JACL).
133: Les Dames D'Escoffier International, Colorado Chapter.
134: Maine Community Foundation, Inc..
135: Maine Department of Agriculture, Food and Rural Resources.
136: Michigan State Horticultural Society.
137: National Cattlemen's Foundation.
138: National Council of State Garden Clubs Inc. Scholarship.
139: National Dairy Shrine.
140: National Garden Clubs Inc..
141: National Poultry and Food Distributors Association.
142: National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation.
143: New York State Association of Agricultural Fairs.
144: New York State Grange.
145: Ohio Farmers Union.
146: Oregon Sheep Growers Association.
147: Oregon Student Assistance Commission.
148: Scarlett Family Foundation Scholarship Program.
149: Society for Range Management.
150: Soil and Water Conservation Society.
151: Soil and Water Conservation Society-Missouri Show-Me Chapter.
152: Soil and Water Conservation Society-New Jersey Chapter.
153: South Dakota Board of Regents.
154: South Florida Fair and Palm Beach County Expositions Inc..
155: Tailor Made Lawns.
156: Turf and Ornamental Communicators Association.
157: United Negro College Fund.
158: United States Department of Agriculture.
159: Washington Wine Industry Foundation.
160: Women Grocers of America.
American Studies.
161: American Federation of State, County, and Municipal Employees.
162: Association of Former Intelligence Officers.
163: Congressional Black Caucus Foundation, Inc..
164: Cultural Services of the French Embassy.
165: The Georgia Trust for Historic Preservation.
166: The Lyndon Baines Johnson Foundation.
167: Southern Baptist Historical Library and Archives.
Animal/Veterinary Sciences.
168: 101St Airborne Division Association.
169: Abbie Sargent Memorial Scholarship Inc..
170: American Legion Department of Maryland.
171: American Physiological Society.
172: American Quarter Horse Foundation (AQHF).
173: Appaloosa Horse Club-Appaloosa Youth Program.
174: Arrl Foundation Inc..
175: Association of Zoo Veterinary Technicians.
176: Association on American Indian Affairs, Inc..
177: Avacare Medical.
178: Great Minds in Stem.
179: Labroots Inc..
180: Les Dames D'Escoffier International, Colorado Chapter.
181: Maine Community Foundation, Inc..
182: Maine Department of Agriculture, Food and Rural Resources.
183: National Dairy Shrine.