Name

Date

Scholarships Spreadsheet
DIRECTIONS: Use fastweb.com to find scholarships that match your skills and interests. Fill in
the chart with information from 10 scholarships and then answer the questions at the bottom in
complete sentences.
Name
1. Most Valuable Student

Amount
$12,000

Competition

2. Foot Locker Scholar
Athletes Scholarship

3. CaptainU $2,000
Student-Athlete
Scholarship

$20,000

$2,000

4. Dr. Pepper 2014
Tuition Giveaway

$100,000

5. The Student of the
Month Scholarship

$2 x 1,000

6. Coca-Cola Scholars
Program

$20,000

7. Can Recycling
Scholarship

$10,000

8. Green Scholarship

$1,000

9. Prudential Spirit of
community Award

$5,000

Description
The Most Valuable Student
Competition is open to high
school seniors who are citizens
of the United States. Selection for
this award is based on
scholarship, leadership, and
financial need. An essay of up to
500 words is also required.
The Foot Locker Scholar Athletes
program honors student athletes
who demonstrate excellence in
school, on their sports teams,
and in their communities.
CaptainU, the leading college
sports recruiting platform, is
awarding a $2,000 scholarship
every quarter to a top studentathlete looking to play at the next
level.
Write an Essay telling what
your goal is and how you will
achieve that goal.
Awards money to one
amazing college and one
amazing high school student
The Coca-Cola Scholars
Program is open to high school
seniors who plan to pursue a
degree at an accredited post secondary institution in the U.S.
Run a drive to collect and recycle
aluminum cans. Participants can
not only make a huge impact on
the environment, but earn a
chance to win a $10,000
scholarship for school.
The Green Scholarship is open to
students enrolled in an
undergraduate or graduate
program at an accredited U.S.
college, university or trade
school. You must submit an
essay of at least 1,000 words on
the topic "The Unique
Advantages of Living a Green
Lifestyle and the Steps to Get
There" in order to be considered
for this award.
The Prudential Spirit of
Community Award is available to
students in grades 5 through 12.
You must have participated in
volunteer activities in the past 12
months to be considered for this

Deadline
December 5, 2014

December 18,2014

December 31,2014

October 20, 2014
October 31, 2014
October 31, 2014

November 21, 2014

December 15, 2014

November 4, 2014

Name
10.Amazon Student
Scholarship

Date
$5,500

award.
The merit-based Amazon Student
Scholarship will reward 50 fulltime undergraduate students with
$5,000 toward tuition and $500 to
spend on textbooks at
Amazon.com.

November 20,2014

Questions
1. Which scholarship are you most likely to apply for? Why?
I am mostly interest in the Foot Locker Scholar Athletes Scholarship because I want to do
track in college and it would be nice to go into a division 1 college with money already under
my belt.
2. Which scholarship surprised you the most? Why?
The Can recycling Scholarship surprised me the most because I never knew that from just
recycling cans you can get money for it.
3. If you could make a scholarship, what would it be based on?
I would create a musical theatre scholarship and it would be based on how well the
student applies them self with acting sing, and dancing and how well they present themselves
in person.