Scholarships for Leadership

Leadership is an important quality. In recognition of that fact, there are a vast number of scholarships available to students who have exhibited strong leadership skills. Scholarships for leadership are offered by a variety of community foundations, nonprofits, professional groups, corporations and other organizations. Many of these scholarships are reserved for graduating high school seniors planning to attend accredited 2- or 4-year schools. Often, students are required to complete an online application and demonstrate their leadership activities. Some scholarship providers also look for extensive volunteer service and a strong work ethic. To be eligible, students also may need to submit their transcripts and meet a minimum GPA. A personal essay and letters of recommendation also may be required. Take a look at our list below to find the right leadership scholarship for you.

Showing 121-140 of 539 scholarships
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  • 2,500
  • 2 awards
  • May-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Character Trait: Show |Leadership|Teamwork|
  • School (K-12): |Vicksburg High School, Vicksburg, MI,|
  • Athletics: |Softball|Baseball|
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The scholarship was established to award a senior of Vicksburg High School who is involved in softball or baseball and are pursuing post-high school education.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 2.0
View Details Ansorge Trojan Wrestling Scholarship Grand Traverse Regional Community Foundation
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • Mar-31-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Character Trait: Show |Leadership|Strong Camaraderie|
  • School (K-12): |Traverse City Central High School, Traverse City, MI|
  • Athletics: |Wrestling|
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This scholarship was started in 2012 to benefit a Traverse City Central High School graduating senior who is a member of the wrestling team. Applicant must demonstrate leadership, practices hard and gives his/her best effort and has strong camaraderie with his teammates.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.0
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  • 5,000
  • 7 awards
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +5 More
  • Character Trait: Show |Leadership|Passion|Academic Potential|
  • School (K-12): Attend a |Public High School|private high school| in |Santa Clara, CA|Santa Cruz, CA|San Francisco, CA|San Mateo, CA|Contra Costa, CA|Napa, CA|Solano, CA|Monterey Bay, CA|Monterey, CA|San Benito, CA|
  • Residence: Live in |Sonoma, CA|Marin, CA|Alameda, CA|
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This scholarship was started in 2010 in memory of Police Chief Harold Johnson to benefit students pursuing a career in police work, corrections or other criminal justice fields. Applicants must demonstrate a passion for public service, academic potential, leadership and financial need.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Menorial Scholarship Zonta Club of Coos Bay
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  • 1,500
  • 2 awards
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Character Trait: Show |Leadership|Good Character|Motivation|
  • Residence: Live in |Zonta District Coos Bay Area, OR|
  • School (College): |Accredited Institution|
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This scholarship was established to support females whose education has been interrupted and planning to attend full-time at an accredited institution. Applicants must be permanently residing in the Coos Bay Area Zonta district.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 4.5
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 David Lodwick Memorial Scholarship Hancock County Community Foundation
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  • 609
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Character Trait: Show |Leadership|
  • School (K-12): |New Palestine High School, New Palestine, IN|
  • Athletics: |Football|
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David Lodwick Memorial Scholarship is provided to graduating students of New Palestine High School who played football for four years. The scholarship was established in memory of David. David was a graduate of New Palestine High School and US Military Academy. The awardee will be given a $609 fund to help in pursuing a post-high school education.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 2.0
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  • 1,000 - 5,000
  • 1 award
  • January 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Character Trait: Show |Leadership|
  • Ethnicity: Be |Mexican / Mexican American|
  • School (College): Attend a college in |Santa Ana, CA|
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This scholarship was established to benefit a high school or community college transfers of Mexican descent. Students must demonstrate exceptional leadership and have involvement in community service. This is a renewable scholarship based on the availability of funds.
  • 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 The Women's Fund Grants Wayne County Community Foundation
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  • 15,000
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Character Trait: Show |Leadership|
  • Residence: Live in |Wayne, OH|
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The Women's Fund Grants is awarded to female student from Wayne county Ohio with leadership capacity
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Kenneth Andrew Roe Scholar American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) Auxiliary, Inc.
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  • 13,000
  • 1 award
  • Mar-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Character Trait: Show |Leadership|Good Character|Integrity|Academic Achievement|
  • Residence: |North American country|
  • School (College): |US Accredited Institution|
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The scholarship was established in memory of the late former President Kenneth Andrew Roe to assist the students in pursuing an educational program in mechanical engineering or mechanical engineering technology
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Holdrege Rotary Scholarship Phelps County Community Foundation
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Character Trait: Show |Leadership|Commitment|Responsibility|
  • Residence: Live in |Phelps, NE|
  • School (College): Attend a |Vocational-technical / Career College|
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Holdrege Rotary Scholarship is a $1,000 fund given to graduating seniors of Phelps County. The awardees of the program must plan to enroll as a full-time student at ay post-secondary institution.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 4.0
View Details Open Scholarships Zonta Club of Coos Bay
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  • 1,500
  • 2 awards
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Character Trait: Show |Leadership|Good Character|Motivation|
  • Residence: Live in |Coos County, OR|
  • School (College): |Accredited Institution|
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This scholarship was established to benefit high school and college students planning to attend full-time at an accredited institution in Fall 2016. Applicants must be permanently residing in Coos County.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 4.5
View Details STEM Scholarships Zonta Club of Coos Bay
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  • 1,500
  • 2 awards
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Character Trait: Show |Leadership|Good Character|Motivation|
  • Residence: Live in |Coos County, OR|
  • School (College): |Accredited Institution|
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This scholarship was established to benefit high school and college students planning to attend an accredited institution and pursuing study in the fields of Science, Technology, Engineering, or Medical. Applicants must be permanently residing in Coos County.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 4.5
View Details A. Phillip Meadows Leadership Fund River Valley Community Foundation
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Character Trait: Show |Leadership|Potential|
  • School (K-12): |Christiansburg High School, Christiansburg, VA|Eastern Montgomery High School, Elliston, VA|Blacksburg High School, Blacksburg, VA|Auburn High School, Riner, VA|Giles High School, Pearisburg, VA|Narrows High School, Narrows, VA|Pulaski County High School, Dublin, VA|Radford High School, Radford, VA|
  • Residence: Live in |Floyd, VA|Giles, VA|Montgomery, VA|Pulaski, VA|Radford, VA|Hinton, WV|
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This scholarship was established to benefit students planning to enroll at Virginia Tech. Applicants must be residing in Floyd, Giles, Montgomery, and Pulaski Counties and the City of Radford and Hinton, WV. Students should also demonstrate financial need, strong academic achievement, leadership qualities, potential and active involvement and participation in school, church, and/or community service.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 2.0
View Details Lucke, Richard P. Memorial Wisconsin Dells Educational Foundation
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  • 500
  • 2 awards
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Character Trait: Show |Leadership|
  • School (College): Attend an |University|Four-year|College|
  • Athletics: |Athletics|
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The Lucke, Richard P. Memorial was created in memory of Richard P. Lucke by his parents. Richard was a three-year letter winner in baseball and served asbaseball team captain. Application is open to graduating seniors pursuing post-secondary education and have shown achievements in academics and athletics.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 2.0
View Details Carolyn Watson Opportunities Scholarship Oklahoma City Community Foundation
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  • 10,000
  • 5 awards
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Character Trait: Show |Leadership|Personal Initiative|
  • Residence: Live in |Oklahoma|
  • School (College): |Accredited Non-Profit Institutions|
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Carolyn Watson Opportunities Scholarship is an endowed scholarship fund of the Oklahoma City Community Foundation. This was established in 2009 by Carolyn Watson to provide scholarship support for students in rural Oklahoma. This scholarship is open to seniors and graduates of rural Oklahoma high schools who will pursue studies at any academically accredited non-for-profit educational institution in the United States.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 5.0
View Details ASHRAE Bachelor Engineering Technology Scholarship American Society of Heating, Refrigerating, and Air Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE)
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  • 5,000
  • 1 award
  • May-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Character Trait: Show |Leadership|Work Ethic|
  • School (College): |American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers -recognized Institution|
  • Major: Study |Engineering|Engineering Technology|
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Bachelor Engineering Technology Scholarship is given to a bachelor student pursuing an engineering technology degree. The scholarship provides a $5,000 fund to assist a student in pursuing their bachelor degree.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Bryan Cline Memorial Soccer Scholarship Fund Albuquerque Community Foundation (ACF)
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  • 800
  • 2 awards
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Character Trait: Show |Leadership|
  • School (K-12): |Eldorado High School, Albuquerque, NM|
  • School (College): Attend an |University|College|
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The Bryan Cline Memorial Soccer Scholarship Fund was established by friends and family of Bryan Cline. Applicants must be Eldorado High School varsity soccer team graduating seniors.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 5.0
View Details Bhargava Family Scholarship Kalamazoo Community Foundation
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • Mar-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Character Trait: Show |Leadership|Commitment|Community Involvement|
  • Residence: Live in |Kalamazoo, MI|
  • School (College): |Accredited College or University|
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The Bhargava family created this scholarship to award graduating high school seniors who demonstrated high academic performance and have involvement in school, community and work activities. Applicants must be planning to attend an accredited college or university as a full-time student. Applicants must also demonstrate leadership abilities and commitment to school and community involvement. Applicants who are Asian Indian, attend Portage Public Schools, or attend KAMSC are preferred but not a requirement for application.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 5.0
View Details ASHRAE Associate Engineering Technology Scholarships American Society of Heating, Refrigerating, and Air Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE)
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  • 5,000
  • 2 awards
  • May-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Character Trait: Show |Leadership|
  • School (College): |American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers -recognized Institution|
  • Major: Study |Engineering Technology|
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Associate Engineering Technology Scholarships is given to two awardees that are pursuing an associate degree in engineering technology. The scholarship provides a $5,000 fund yearly.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 4.5
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