Thousands of pupils will soon be hunting for extra financial support for college tuition. Without the opportunity to run a perfect SAT score or a 4.5-yard dash, chances of securing a scholarship are not very clear. However, you may not realize that your unparalleled talent or hobby can perfectly claim one of the 15 special, but true scholarships.
Do you live comfortably in a messy habitat? These are not the scholarship requirements but the qualities of the beings that I care about – pigs! If you are interested in the creatures of persuading cattle, this is your scholarship; The International Wild Boar (IBS) Scholarship is available to those interested in pig farming. For more information, visit piggene.com/IBS/ibs_home.htm.
The Next Generation. . . Klingons
Trekkies, leave gowns, figures, posters and other memorabilia. Just bring yourself! The Klingon Language Institute, in order to support language learning, wins a lucky prize for a $ 500 Kor Memorial scholarship, but don't worry, Klingon's fluidity is not a requirement. See the scholarship requirements at: kli.org/scholarship/.19659002] Long Thoughts
Michael Jordan has the nature, but you are as agile as a buffalo. This is fine with Tall Clubs International! Men over 6 & # 39; 2 and over 8 & apos; should be encouraged. The reward is not a small (intended) amount; Tall.org wins a $ 1,000 scholarship for the winner. For more information, see http://www.tall.org
The vertically challenging Billy Barty Foundation offers scholarships to "short-term" students. Similarly, American Small People award students and family members – scholarships. To join, the members must be 4 & # 39; 10 "and shorter. The scholarship ranges between $ 250 and $ 1,000. Read all requirements: lpaonline.org.
only the grapefruit or southern beach diet! The National Alliance for Fat Preparation encourages "fat" people to apply for the two merit-based scholarships. naafa.org/newevents/shcolarship.html 3.19659002] For herbs
All veggie lovers from all over the world The conscious winners get $ 5,000 from the Vegetarian Resource Group, but they warn: if you don't like legumes, this is The scholarship is not only an example of a healthy lifestyle, but also of vegetarianism. rg.org
Sk8 Through School
Thanks to Tony Hawk and a few scrapes, bruises and breaks, skateboarding skills were finally paid off. The Patrick Kerr Skateboard Scholarship Program offers four different scholarships each year. One candidate will receive a $ 5,000 college scholarship and three others will receive a $ 1,000 award. And your mother thought the skateboard would never go anywhere! The requirements include a minimum of 2.5 GPA reservations, a graduate leader, and an American citizen. Be sure to read all the requirements: skateboardscholarship.org
Finally, the weakness of your wine may serve a different purpose – a throbbing morning headache. The American Society of Enology and Wine (AASEV) is awarding more students to participate in the fields related to the wine and wine industry. The amount of the scholarship is not predetermined; year after year. To read other requirements related to this scholarship, please visit asev.org/scholarship-program.
Participating in the Dollar
Although high school years ended in the bowling alley, their talent for obtaining a turkey may finally be attained. It offers a $ $ revolving scholarship to outstanding male high school coaches and Alberta E. Crow Star of Tomorrow, offering $ 1,500 for renewable scholarships for high school coaches. Read more at bowl.com/smart/locateState.aspx.
Twenty-five-year-old high school graduates of the Year Scientist-Athlete Milk-Milk Award are required for sports. the famous milk mustache; winners receive $ 7,500 in scholarships. If this is not enough, the winners will receive a special ad that runs in the US. If this is not enough, the winners will receive an expensive trip to Disney Wide World of Sports Milk House, Orlando, FL, and a departure to Milk House Hall of Fame. Check out the apps at sammy.bodybymilk.com
Offering an organization
Sign up for an organ donor when you get your license. Use your heart for our ID! Students will award one or two $ 500 to $ 1,000 scholarships for full-time middle school or university students for organ donation. Successful candidates actively support organ donation and transplantation. Further criteria for applying for a scholarship can be found at: studentdonor.org
Tee It Up
You saw them greens up and down and won thirty pounds of iron on their backs and suggested tips to improve fluctuations, distance and posture . Finally, they are recognized; Founded in 1949, Francis Ouimet Scholarship Fund offers caddies from $ 1,500 to $ 7,500 a year. Eligible applicants had to serve at least two years as caddies, helpers in a professional shop or superintendent operations in a course at a Massachusetts club. For more information, see: ouimet.org/scholarships/  Color in the Lines
Have you taken care of coloring books as a child? The pencils may have become acrylic, but the concept is the same: you are an artist. Founded in 1983, L. Ron Hubbard Illustrator of the Future awards quarterly and annual scholarships of between $ 1,500 and $ 4,000. Read more: writersofthefuture.com
Hot, hot, hot
You heard these three little words … in case of fire: stop, fall and wind up for safety. The American Fire Sprinkler Association's scholarship is just as easy; AFSA offers ten year-long $ 2000 scholarships for graduate high school students. The requirements include reading an essay and conducting an online (and open book) test. Learn more about sizzling at afsascholarship.org
The Arabian Horse Foundation offers $ 2,500 a year for one eligible horse fan. The scholarship named in the memory of William Zekan is offered to rider lovers who have financial needs, are currently either high school leaders or college runners and can offer two letters of recommendation. Additional eligibility criteria: arabianhorsefoundation.org.