Easy to Win Scholarships: No essay or GPA minimum
DoSomething.org a nonprofit organization that encourages young people to become interested in the issues that affect them and take action to effect change, has thousands of dollars available in different scholarships that can help you pay for college. No essay or minimum GPA is required to win!
If you are concerned about issues such as bullying, cruelty to animals, teen pregnancy, or texting while driving, among other issues, there's a scholarship for you.
Why should you Do Something? Because apathy sucks.
Help the Homeless in your Community Scholarship, $4,000, one winner: About 1 in 3 people experiencing homelessness is under the age of 18. One of the items homeless youth request most is a pair of jeans. Sign up your school to run a jeans drive and you're entered for a $4,000 scholarship. Donate jeans and snap a picture and you'll double your chances of winning. It's that easy. Start here. End Date: Friday, February 28th, 2014
What Would You do to Save Money Scholarship, $3,000, one winner: What would you do to save a few bucks? Share DoSomething.org's Would You Rather game and you and your friends will be put in hilarious situations to save money, but also get some real money saving tips along the way. To be eligible for the $3,000 scholarship, invite 6 friends to play with you here. End Date: April 3, 2014
Financial Education Scholarships, $7,500, three winners: Run a financial education workshop for your friends and you'll be entered to win a $7,500 scholarship. 3/4 teens don't know enough about personal finances. Arm your friends with mad money skills by running a workshop to teach them. Sign up here and we'll give you 3 pre-made workshops to chose from. Everyone who runs a workshop, and tells us about it, will be entered to win a $7,500 scholarship. End Date: June 19, 2014