Greenlight Michigan

The GreenLight Michigan Business Model Competition is an early-stage pitch competition that brings together entrepreneurs and small business supporters from all over Michigan. Competition finalists will pitch ideas to an amazing panel of judges, while also networking with angel and venture capital investors from across the state.nnThe finalists will have the chance to win a total of $100K in cash prizes. The Top Prize, sponsored by MEDC, is $40K. Second Place Prize, sponsored by MSUFCU, will be $25K

http://greenlightmichigan.com/

The Book Industry Charitable Foundation (Binc) Scholarship Program

The Book Industry Charitable Foundation (Binc) Scholarship Program seeks to truly make a positive impact in book store employees\' lives and in our former Borders Group employees\' lives by offering scholarships to employees and their dependents based on financial need, academic performance and community involvement. Scholarships are offered for full- or part-time study at an accredited institution of the student\'s choice.\nThe program is administered by Scholarship America, the nation\'s largest designer and manager of scholarship, tuition assistance and other education support programs for corporations, foundations, associations and individuals.

https://www.scholarsapply.org/binc/

Blacks At Microsoft Scholarships

Blacks at Microsoft (BAM) is a company-sponsored employee network dedicated to supporting the continued growth and development of black employees at Microsoft Corporation. This year, BAM will award two US$5,000 scholarships to outstanding high-school seniors who are interested in pursuing careers in technology. The scholarships are renewable, so winners who continue to meet the criteria can receive an annual $5,000 award for up to four years.

https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/diversity/programs/blacks-scholarships.aspx

MISSOURI MAYFLOWER SOCIETY SCHOLARSHIP

The Missouri Mayflower Society Scholarship contest is open to high school seniors who are citizens of the United States and residents of the State of Missouri, and who plan to attend an institution of higher learning in the fall. Three scholarship awards are offered by the Society of Mayflower Descendants in the State of Missouri. Requirements include demonstrating strong academic and personal abilities and submitting a qualifying essay on the annually assigned topic regarding the history of the Mayflower Pilgrims. Please visit the Missouri Mayflower Society website for a downloadable copy of the Missouri Mayflower Society Scholarship Application form and instructions.

http://momayflower.org/scholarships/

Operation Roundup Program

The Navarro County Electric Cooperative is accepting applications for its Operation Roundup Program. Grants are made to organizations and individuals for charitable activities in Ellis, Freestone, Hill, Limestone, and Navarro Counties.

http://www.navarroec.com/oper_roundup.html

American Society Of Human Genetics Essay Contest

The American Society of Human Genetics (ASHG) invites you to participate in the 11th Annual DNA Day Essay Contest! The contest is open to students in grades 9-12.

http://www.ashg.org/education/dnaday.shtml

JEA National High School Journalist Of The Year

Sister Rita Jeanne Scholarships - named for the Journalism Education Association\'s long-time treasurer - recognize some of the top high school journalists in the country. The contest begins at the state level. Winning portfolios from the state High School Journalist of the Year competitions are sent to the national level. Portfolios are judged and winners announced at the JEA/NSPA Spring National High School Journalism Convention.

http://jea.org/home/awards-honors/journalist-of-the-year/

Phenotypic and Functional Studies on FOXO3 Human Longevity Variants to Inform Potential Therapeutic Target Identification

The focus of this Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) is on in vivo human studies, and in vitro studies on human cells or tissues, aimed at potential identification of therapeutic targets or and/or testing of interventions for healthy aging. Potential therapeutic targets include FOXO3 itself and upstream and downstream regulators in pathways mediated by FOXO3. The range of research areas of interest in this FOA includes studies that: 1) examine in vivo phenotypic effects of human FOXO3 variants, and/or 2) elucidate effects of these variants on cellular functions and the pathways that mediate them, and/or 3) identify and evaluate candidate therapeutic targets (e.g., target validation studies, testing of candidate compounds) for potential interventions based on FOXO3 functional pathways.

http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-15-175.html

Wins Nyc Small Business Grant Challenge

A Call To All Small Businesses Of Up To 100 EmployeesnTake The 1010 WINS – Canon MAXIFY PrintersnSmall Business Grant ChallengennTurn your creative business idea into a reality with help from 1010 WINS with the 1010 WINS – Canon MAXIFY Printers Small Business Grant Challenge, and win $10,000. Judges will be looking for a plan that meets the following criteria:nn A convincing plan that is compelling, thorough, and well writtenn A clear need and use for the $10,000 awardn The positive impact the business has on the communitynnA maximum of 10 selected qualifying Contestants will have a chance to step on stage and give a :90 second “elevator pitch” followed by 3 ½ minutes of questions from the judges on March 8, from 4pm to 7pm at the Adorama Live Theatre at 1010 WINS. A Grand prize winner will be announced at the conclusion of the event and they will receive the $10,000 grant. The Top 10 contestants will also receive a Canon MAXIFY Printer.nnSmall Businesses with up to 100 employees throughout the 1010 WINS listening area in the New York Metropolitan Area can enter this contest.

http://newyork.cbslocal.com/small-business-grant-challenge/

B.Davis Scholarship

General Information\nThe generosity of our site sponsors have allowed us to offer a scholarship to help the students who visit our site.\nThe winner(s) of this scholarship will be notified by email and their name(s) will be shown on this site.

http://www.studentawardsearch.com/scholarships.htm