Scholarships for Dedication

Succeeding in college requires commitment and tenacity. And that can pay off in the form of a scholarship for dedication. Local nonprofit foundations, colleges and universities, businesses and other organizations provide these scholarships. Whether you have stellar grades, are a participant in student organizations and activities or have already begun laying the foundation for a career in your field through internships, volunteering and other activities, you may be eligible. Often, recipients must meet a minimum GPA standard to qualify, in addition to demonstrating their dedication. The application process may include submitting a personal essay or letters of recommendation. Learn more about scholarships for dedication below.

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View Details Dennis S. Ford Memorial Scholarship Fund Ventura County Community Foundation
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • January 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Character Trait: Show |Leadership|Good Character|Dedication|Mentorship|Perseverance|Ability to Inspire|
  • School (K-12): |Nordhoff High School, Ojai, CA|
  • Major: Study |Education|
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Dennis S. Ford Memorial Scholarship Fund provides $1,000 fund to a graduating high senior of Nordhoff High School. The scholarship aims to support an applicant who is a member of the school's athletic team. Special consideration is given to those who has been a leader or a mentor to the other youth.
  • competition 4.0
  • effort level 4.0
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • January 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Character Trait: Show |Dedication|
  • School (K-12): |U.S. Accredited K-12 School|
  • Extracurricular: |Community Service|
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This scholarship is for students who excel in the academic studies and has humanitarian qualities.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 1.0
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • Mar-21-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Character Trait: Show |Passion|Good Character|Dedication|
  • School (K-12): |Covington High School, Covington, OH|Upper Valley Career Center, Piqua, OH|
  • School (College): Attend a |Vocational-technical / Career College|
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Austin Miller Memorial Scholarship was established in memory of Austin Brian Miller in 2008. Austin was a national level ATV competitor and a student of Covington School. The scholarship fund, is at $500 minimum, aims to help other students succeed.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Gasser, David L. Memorial Wisconsin Dells Educational Foundation
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Character Trait: Show |Commitment|Dedication|Hard Work|
  • School (K-12): |Public|Wisconsin Dells High School, Wisconsin Dells, WI|
  • Residence: Live in |Wisconsin|
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David L. Gasser Memorial Scholarship is provided annually to a graduating senior from the Wisconsin Dells High School. The $1,000 fund is given by D. L. Gasser Construction in memory of David who has been dedicated, hard-working and committed.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 4.0
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • January 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Character Trait: Show |Leadership|Dedication|
  • School (K-12): |Pike Central High School, Petersburg, IN|
  • School (College): |US Accredited College or University|Accredited Vocational|
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Pike Central High School Alumni Association Scholarship is given to a graduating senior of Pike Central High School. The scholarship provides a $500 fund to eligible students who wants to continue their full-time post-secondary education.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 5.0
View Details LGS Innovations-Lt. General Ronald Iverson ROTC Scholarship Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association (AFCEA)
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  • 2,000 - 3,000
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Character Trait: Show |Leadership|Dedication|Patriotism|Selflessness|
  • Residence: Live in |United States|
  • School (College): Attend an |University|Four-year|College|
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The LGS Innovations-Lt. General Ronald Iverson ROTC Scholarship is awarded to sophomores or juniors college student. Applicants must be endorsed and submitted by the ROTC Professors of Military Science, Naval Science or Aerospace Studies
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Carson Scholars Delaware Community Foundation
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  • 1,000
  • 600 awards
  • January 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +4 More
  • Character Trait: Show |Dedication|
  • School (K-12): |Public|Private|Delaware|Maryland|Washington, DC|U.S. Accredited K-12 School|
  • Residence: Live in |United States|
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Carson Scholars is provided to students in grades 4 through 11. The applicants must excel academically and shows dedication in serving their communities. The scholarship provides a $1,000 fund to be held in trust and paid to an accredited four-year institution where the students are pursuing their education.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 2.0
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Character Trait: Show |Leadership|Dedication|Kindness|Sportsmanship|Integrity|Helpfulness|Ability to Inspire|
  • School (K-12): |New Palestine High School, New Palestine, IN|
  • Athletics: |Athletics|Football|Cheerleading|Wrestling|
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Brandon Couch Perseverance and Leadership Award is a $1,000 scholarship given to graduating students or past graduates of New Palestine High School. The scholarship was established in honor of Brandon and his legacy in leadership and act of kindness. Individuals who exhibit respect for leadership and show extraordinary acts of kindness and helpfulness is given preference.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Paul Antonich Scholarship Fund Duluth Superior Area Community Foundation
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  • 1,200
  • 1 award
  • Jan-15-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Character Trait: Show |Dedication|Good Citizenship|Respect|Team Spirit|Dignity|
  • School (K-12): |Duluth Central High School, Duluth, MN|
  • Athletics: |Track and Field|Cross-Country|
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Larry and Mary Antonich established this scholarship in 1997 in memory of their 17-year-old son Paul, who died tragically in August of 1996. Paul was a runner for Duluth Central's cross country and track teams. This scholarship benefits Duluth Central senior boy on the track and/or cross country team. Applicants must encourage others, demonstrate dedication and good citizenship, and promotes team unity. Applicants must also show respect and dignity towards others as Paul did.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 2.0
View Details Mike Frick Memorial Baseball Scholarship Fund Ventura County Community Foundation
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • January 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Character Trait: Show |Volunteerism|Personal Initiative|Dedication|Positive Attitude|
  • School (K-12): |Ventura High School, Ventura, CA|Buena High School, Ventura, CA|Foothill Technology High School, Ventura, CA|
  • Athletics: |Baseball|
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Mike Frick Memorial Baseball Scholarship Fund was established in memory of Mike who had been exemplary in playing baseball when he was still alive. The program was created in 2004 to provide funds to student athletes who would like to pursue college and play baseball at the same time.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Rose Koury Scholarship The Community Foundation for Northern Virigina
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  • 5,000
  • 3 awards
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +5 More
  • Character Trait: Show |Leadership|Dedication|
  • School (K-12): |Private High School|Public High School|
  • Residence: Live in |Northern Virginia, VA| as a |Permanent Legal U.S. Resident|
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The Rose Koury Scholarship is administered by the Community Foundation for Northern Virginia in recognition outstanding Northern Virginia high school seniors. The applicants considered in the program are those who plan to enter the field of early childhood or elementary education. Students awarded must demonstrate strength of character and dedication to improving the lives of others through a career in education.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 2.0
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Character Trait: Show |Dedication|Musicianship|
  • Organization: Blacksburg High School Band (School Band)
  • School (K-12): |Blacksburg High School, Blacksburg, VA|
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This scholarship was established to benefit students from Blacksburg High School Band pursuing a career in instrumental music. Applicants must demonstrate financial need, dedication to high school symphonic and marching bands and musicianship.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 2.0
View Details Seth Burton Scholarship Community Foundation of North Central West Virginia, Inc.
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • Mar-31-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Character Trait: Show |Dedication|Hard Work|High Morals|Creativity|
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The Seth Burton Scholarship is awarded to students participate in the Youth Leadership Program of the Marion County Chamber of Commerce. Applicants must demonstrate hard work, dedication, high moral character and creativeness
  • competition 4.0
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Mike Reynolds Scholarship The Radio Television Digital News Association
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Character Trait: Show |Dedication|Interest|
  • Career: |Electronic Journalism (Industry)|Broadcast Media (Industry)|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College sophomore|College junior|College senior|
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This scholarship was established in memory of Mike Reynolds, was assignment editor and then managing editor at KCCI-TV in Des Moines, IA, who died in 1988. The award was designed to benefit journalism students with a good writing ability, excellent grades, a dedication to the news business, strong interest in pursuing a career in electronic journalism and a demonstrated need for financial assistance.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 2.5
View Details Doyle, James P. Memorial Wisconsin Dells Educational Foundation
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  • n/a
  • 2 awards
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Character Trait: Show |Dedication|Hard Work|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|
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James P. Doyle Memorial Scholarship is given to one male and one female graduating senior who maintained a 'B" average and plans to continue their education in the subjects of their choice. The awardee must demonstrate hard work and dedication to their education.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 5.0
View Details Lillian A. Devison Scholarship Community Foundation of North Central West Virginia, Inc.
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • Mar-31-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Character Trait: Show |Dedication|Hard Work|High Morals|Creativity|
  • School (College): Attend an |University|College|
  • Age / Grade Level: |Graduate Student|
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The Lillian A. Devison Scholarship is awarded to graduate student at a West Virginia college or university. Applicants must demonstrate hard work, dedication, high moral character and creativeness
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 2.0
View Details John D. Hamilton Community Service Award Chautauqua Region Community Foundation
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Character Trait: Show |Leadership|Dedication|
  • Residence: Live in |Chautauqua|
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This award is for those individuals whose dedication, leadership and support in furthering community spirit and enhancing the quality of life in the Chautauqua Region.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 1.0
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Character Trait: Show |Passion|Dedication|
  • School (College): |U.S College or University|U.S Territories College or University|
  • Citizenship: |U.S. Citizen|
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This scholarship was established by CourseHorse to benefit young people who are dedicated to education and passionate towards lifelong learning. Applicants must be high school seniors or students currently attending a college or university within the U.S. or its territories.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 2.5
View Details Alex Thomas Effort Award The Community Foundation for Northern Virigina
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Character Trait: Show |Dedication|Positive Attitude|Mentorship|
  • School (K-12): |James Madison High School, Vienna, VA|
  • Athletics: |Swimming|Diving|
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The Alex Thomas Effort Award is a scholarship given to a junior or senior at James Madison High School. Applicants must be a good standing, and is a member of the school Swim and Dive team. Dedication, positive attitude and will serve as a mentor to younger students are attitudes that an applicant must demonstrate to be considered.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.0
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  • 2,000
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Character Trait: Show |Dedication|
  • School (College): Attend |Gonzaga University (WA)|Heritage University (WA)|Pacific Lutheran University (WA)|Saint Martin's University (WA)|Seattle Pacific University (WA)|Seattle University (WA)|University of Puget Sound (WA)|Walla Walla University (WA)|Whitman College (WA)|Whitworth University (WA)|
  • Extracurricular: |Volunteer Activities|
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Stanley O. McNaughton Community Service Award is a $2,000 fund given to a junior or senior at an ICW college. The award was established in memory of Mr. McNaughton to honor his lifetime of leadership in volunteerism and financial support, and to acknowledge PEMCOs major financial investment in this scholarship program. The applicant must demonstrate dedication to volunteer service and academic achievement.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 4.5
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