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Scholarships for Animal Lovers

Whether you want to work towards the welfare of amphibians or reptiles, pet cats or horses, you will find plenty of scholarship opportunities that offer financial aid for college-going animal lovers like you. Check out these interesting scholarships for animal lovers and apply to those that you qualify for. A Voice for Animals Essay Contest …
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Even More Unique Scholarships!

There is no shortage of unique, bizarre, weird, odd, and interesting scholarships out there. From quirky interests to strange hobbies, scholarships wait for the ideal candidate. All they have to do is look. College Raptor rounded up even more unique scholarship opportunities for students here! Be sure to check out our other unique scholarship lists: …
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Scholarships for Twins!

Being a twin is a special thing indeed, but that means double the college cost. Fortunately, there are plenty of unique scholarships out there that celebrate twins, triplets, quadruplets, and so on. Most of the scholarships for twins offered are by the individual colleges, but it’s fun knowing opportunities are out there. Twins Days Andrew …
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Scholarships for Students Studying the Environment

Are you working towards a degree that will help help the planet? Interested in conservation, protection, green energy, or something similar? There are some environmental scholarships you’ll definitely want to check out then. Here are just a few to get you started. Wisconsin Garden Club Foundation Scholarships Amount: $1,000—$2,500 Deadline: January 20 The Wisconsin Garden …
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Scholarships for Dog Lovers

There is no truer friend than a loyal and loving dog. We make countless heartwarming memories with our canine companions. Even more so, we often consider them part of the family, not just a pet. Believe it or not, there are quite a few scholarships for the dog-lovers out there! Whether it’s your own dog …
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Scholarships for Students Who Love to Collect Things

Got a cool collection you love to brag about? Well, that passion can actually win you scholarship awards! Here are a few great opportunities for gift aid based on your love of collecting! ANA College Scholarship Amount: $1,000 Deadline: March 13, 2020 Let’s start off with a classic collection item: coins! These metallic forms of …
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Scholarships for Students with a Sweet Tooth

Got a taste for sugary goodness? We all have our indulgences and guilty pleasures (I’m a sucker for chocolate peanut butter cups, myself). However, in this case, it may not be a “too much of a good thing” situation. In fact, your sweet tooth might lead you to some tasty scholarship opportunities. John Kitt Memorial …
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Chatting With Scholarship Winner Phuongthao Hoang!

I got the chance to speak with Phuongthao Hoang—winner of the first-ever $2,500 College Raptor scholarship—about her personal college prep journey! She hopes by sharing her story, she will help other students going through the college search and prep process. Here’s what she had to say: Tell us a little about yourself! My name is …
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5 Scholarships for Political Science and Government Majors

Political science students graduate with a diverse skillset that makes them eligible to pursue challenging careers not just in politics but also in government, law, advocacy, nonprofit, education, journalism and research among others. Besides financial aid and grants, winning a scholarship or two is also a great way to get some much-needed free money towards …
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Scholarships for Zoology / Animal Biology Majors

Has the search for scholarships begun? Possess a passion for supporting wildlife? These are great scholarships for zoology / animal biology for students in those majors. Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation Wildlife Leadership Awards Amount: $5,000 Deadline: April 20, 2020 The Wildlife Leadership Awards program (WLA) promotes leadership among wildlife professionals. The Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation …