The Paradigm Challenge is an annual competition that invites students ages 4 to 18 around the world to use kindness, creativity, and collaboration to help solve a real life problem and make a difference in the world.
We welcome all types of ideas, including posters, videos, inventions, public messages, community events, websites, mobile apps, or anything else that will help improve personal health.
Theme: “Wellness and healing are good for everyone.”
Up to four team members associated with the top entry in each age division (ages 4 to 8, ages 9 to 13, and ages 14 to 18) (and a parent or guardian for each team member) will receive a 4-day/3-night trip to Los Angeles to attend The Paradigm Challenge Prize Ceremony.
The deadline to submit an entry for the 2017/18 Paradigm Challenge is May 1, 2018.
Get more details @ http://www.projectparadigm.org/#mid=&offset=&page=&s=
Win up to $100,000!!
We would also like to take this opportunity to announce our twenty-second scholarship. Established in 2006, the 1800wheelchair scholarship fund now bestows one or two $500 awards each year. In the past, we've asked applicants to explore mobility issues on campus, overcoming personal challenges, and much more. To enter the scholarship students must follow the guidelines below:
Participants must meet the following criteria:
Financial Plus Credit Union will award two scholarships in the amount of $1,000.00 each to two candidates who meet the following eligibility requirements:
1. Candidate must be either a high school student graduating in 2018 with a minimum grade point average (GPA)of 3.0 or a current full-time college or university student with a minimum GPA of 3.0 and be able to provide current school transcript of grades.
2. The candidate must complete the application with a short essay (500 words or less) on how the candidate will make a positive impact in our community and submit the application and essay with an official copy of their current transcript and one letter of recommendation from a legal adult other than a relative.
3. Except as provided in the rules, the candidate must be enrolled in an accredited college or university by July 13,2018.
Application, essay, letter of recommendation, and transcript (referred to as the "Scholarship Package") must be submitted no later than May 3, 2018 by 5:00 P.M. Eastern Standard Time (EST) (see submission instructions below). Scholarship Packages which are incomplete or received after the stated deadline will be disqualified. Providing any information which is fraudulent or misleading will result in automatic disqualification. Scholarship entry period begins March 1, 2018 through May 3, 2018. Limit one scholarship entry per person.
Scholarship Packages may be mailed to the following address post-marked by May 3, 2018 OR dropped off at any Financial Plus Credit Union Branch Office by 5:00 P.M. EST on May 3, 2018:
Financial Plus Credit Union
ATTN: Kristen Brisbin
P.O. Box 7006
Flint, MI 48507
Cameron Impact Scholarship
The Bryan Cameron Education Foundation (“Foundation”) awards four-year, full-tuition, merit-based undergraduate scholarships to exceptional high school students who have demonstrated excellence in academics, extracurricular activities, leadership, and community service. The Cameron Impact Scholar is unique among their high-achieving peers in their desire to make an impact on their communities and in the world at large. Our Scholar aspires to contribute to positive forces for change and plans to tailor their education to that end.
Eligibility for the Cameron Impact Scholarship is based on the following criteria:
The applicant must:
Early Application Deadline: Friday, May 25, 2018 at 11:59 PM PT
Regular Application Deadline: Wednesday, September 12, 2018 at 11:59 PM PT
AVGMC Scholarship apps are due 5/30.
Applicants should be sure to include their address and phone number so they can be contacted.
Antelope Valley Gem and Mineral Club Scholarship Guidelines:
Intended Use: For full-time undergraduate certificate at accredited 2-year/ 4-year tech or vocational institution in United States. Or, a higher education institution in the United States.
Amount of award:
Number of Awards:
Mail applications to:
AV Gem and Mineral Club
P. O. Box 69
Lancaster, CA. 93584-0069