Here are 6 random scholarship opportunities for students including one just for tall people and one involving Dr. Suess.
American Fire Sprinkler Association Scholarship – Potential recipients have to read the “Fire Sprinkler Essay” about automatic fire sprinklers and take a 10 question open-book test, for each question answered correctly, students can enter into a drawing for one of 10 $2,000 scholarships.
National Beef Ambassador Scholarship – Create a presentation about the importance of beef nutrition or production, answer presentation and interview questions from a panel of judges and $1,000 could be yours. Scholarship winners will join the National Beef Ambassador Team and could speak at designated engagements. (Although this sounds like a lot of work for a thousand dollars)
Vegetarian Resource Group College Scholarship – grants two students that promote vegetarianism in their schools and communities $5,000 each. The scholarship requires an essay and documentation of public promotion of vegetarianism
Tall Clubs International Student Scholarships – allots up to $1,000 to students under the age of 21 to those who fulfill height requirements (5’10 for women, 6’2 for men). To apply for the scholarship, you must contact a TCI member for sponsorship.
Dr. Suess’s “Oh, the Places You’ll Go” Scholarship – Random House created a scholarship based on the prospects of new directions and adventures. To be eligible for the scholarship, high school seniors must submit an essay in the form of a letter to someone who “needs inspiration in his or her life” based on the themes of the book. The applicant with the best essay wins $10,000 toward the university of their choosing
Sammy Scholarship – If students demonstrate excellence in academics, athletic performance, leadership, community service and like to sport a milk mustache; this is the scholarship for them. $7500