International Gem Society Scholarship

Who's eligible: Any student enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program at any time during calender year 2015 at any accredited American college, university or trade school.
What: A $350 scholarship will be awarded for the best submitted answer to the question below.
When: Submission deadline is December 15, 2015.
Awards: A $350 scholarship will be awarded; this money can be used toward tuition or books. The scholarship must be paid directly to your institution.
How do I apply?: Submit your essay, 1,000-word minimum, on the topic below. One exceptional essay on the topic will be chosen and published on the International Gem  Society website. Please email your essay to

The PayScale Scholarship: Women in STEM

Award Amount: $2,000
Scholarship Deadline: 11:59 pm on February 29, 2016
About This Scholarship: Are you a woman pursuing a degree to help you become an engineer, mathematician, software developer, researcher or another STEM job? PayScale will award a scholarship of $2,000 to help support the educational goals of one exceptional woman actively pursuing an associate, bachelor’s or graduate degree in a STEM field. Scholarship is to be awarded by PayScale no earlier than May 1, 2016.
Eligibility Requirements & How to Apply: Please visit the following website for eligibility requirements & for the online application.

2015 Fred R Piercy Sr. NCLTL Lifetime Achievement Scholarship

(For students enrolled in a Transportation Logistics or Supply Chain Program)

1. Applicant must be enrolled or accepted in a Transportation Logistics or Supply Chain Program at a NC College or University.
2. Applicant must be in good academic standing.
Award Amount: $1500
Scholarship Deadline: November 2, 2015 by 5pm.
How to Apply: Application Process:

Applicant must submit the following items:

1. Completed application form (if handwritten, please print legibly)

2. Letter of application addressed to the Scholarship Committee. The letter should contain a brief explanation of career goals and biographical (background) information.

3. An official and recent college or university transcript with cumulative grade point average.

4. Include a letter from your school showing that you are enrolled in a Transportation Logistics or Supply Chain Program.

5. Personal Essay. In your essay between 500-1000 words, please write about the following topic

a. Using an actual company or companies as the case study of your paper: Provide facts on what the best practice is for companies to succeed using their supply chain to enhance customer satisfaction and the bottom line.



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Fall 2015
FAFSA Application:
June 1, 2015
FAFSA File Completion: June 15, 2015
Admissions Application/Placement: August 1, 2015
Classes will begin August 17

Spring 2016:
FAFSA Application: November 1, 2015
FAFSA File Completion: November 15, 2015
Admissions Application/Placement: Dec. 1, 2015

Summer 2016:
FAFSA Application: April 1, 2016
FAFSA File Completion: April 15, 2016
Admissions Application/Placement: May 10, 2016