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Merit Scholarships

Merit scholarships are presented each year to the students who demonstrate financial need and who are committed to having a positive impact on the world. There are many scholarship opportunities available, but you must take the time to explore the options.The World Leading Institutions, colleges or universities offer Merit scholarships such as Swansea University International Excellence Merit Scholarship, HSF General College Scholarship, National Merit Scholarship, SCW Academic Scholarship Program, USC Black Alumni Association Scholarship, and Grinnell College Merit Scholarship etc.

Our Merit scholarship list is available to high school seniors or juniors, undergraduates, graduates and postgraduates students. These scholarships help you to lessen the impact of rising tuition costs by providing an award ranging from $500 to $150,000. Go through the list and choose a scholarship of your need.

Swansea University International Excellence Merit Scholarship

The International Development is delighted to offer Swansea University International Excellence Merit Scholarship. Undergraduate or postgraduate students can easily apply. Up to £6000 for undergraduate study and up to £4000 for postgraduate taught study will be granted.

Provided by: The International Development
Course: Undergraduate or postgraduate courses
Award: £6,000 and £4,000


 Applicant must hold an offer to study at Swansea University

Application Deadline

  July 6th, 2017
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The Charlie Hounchell Art Stars Scholarships Program

Tampa Bay Businesses for Culture & the Arts (TBBCA) is accepting scholarship applications for the Charlie Hounchell Art Stars Scholarships Program. TBBCA has annually awarded scholarships to some of the most talented and deserving Tampa Bay area high school students, providing financial assistance for their pursuit of higher education and future careers in the arts.Each year TBBCA awards $15,000 in the Charlie Hounchell Art Stars Scholarships to Tampa Bay area students based on merit and artistic ability.

Provided by: Tampa Bay Businesses for Culture & the Arts (TBBCA)
Course: Higher education course
Award: $15,000


 High school juniors and seniors

Application Deadline

 February 20, 2017.
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HSF General College Scholarship

The Hispanic Scholarship Fund is now accepting scholarship application from the students of Hispanic heritage.The HSF Scholarship is designed to assist students of Hispanic heritage in obtaining a college degree. Awards are based on merit, amounts range from $500 to $5,000, based on relative need, among the Scholars selected.

Provided by: The Hispanic Scholarship Fund
Course: College degree course
Award: $500 to $5,000


 Students of Hispanic heritage

Application Deadline

 March 30, 2017.
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Tillman Scholars Application

The Pat Tillman Foundation is pleased to announce the opening of the annual application process for the Tillman Scholars Program to eligible active-duty service members, veterans, and military spouses.Tillman Scholars are chosen based exclusively on merit.Each year, up to 60 candidates are selected from thousands of applicants to be Tillman Scholars.

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Provided by: The Pat Tillman Foundation
Course: Degree course
Award: $10,000 per academic year.


 Veteran and active-duty military service members

Application Deadline

 March 1, 2017.
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SCW Academic Scholarship Program

The Arizona Law Offices of Snow, Carpio&Weekley are pleased to offer the SCW Academic Scholarship. The Scholarship is open nationwide to high school seniors or a recent graduate seeking a degree. The scholarship is judged & awarded primarily on merit & need.

Provided by: The Arizona Law Offices of Snow, Carpio&Weekley
Course: Graduate degree course
Award: $2,500


 Must have a minimum G.P.A. of 3.0

Application Deadline

 May 31, 2017.
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USC Black Alumni Association Scholarship

The Black Alumni Association (BAA) is providing scholarships for undergraduate and graduate disciplines at University of Southern California (USC). Recipients will be selected on the basis of academic and personal merit.If you are selected, you will receive a $3,000.00 award, along with alumni mentorship and leadership support programming.

Provided by: The Black Alumni Association (BAA)
Course: Undergraduate and graduate course
Award: $3,000


 Incoming freshman or continuing USC and/or transfer students

Application Deadline

 March 1, 2017
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2017 ISSA Foundation Scholarship

Take advantage of 2017 ISSA Foundation Scholarship opportunity and further your career as the ISSA Foundation is offering a scholarship to entering or continuing studies at a fully accredited four-year college or university. The annual scholarships awarded total more than $150,000 to the approximately 50 students.

Provided by: The ISSA Foundation
Course: Degree course
Award: Total more than $150,000


 College students

Application Deadline

 March 1, 2017
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Grinnell College Merit Scholarship

Grinnell College offers three categories of merit scholarships; each scholarship may be awarded to more than one student: President’s Scholarship- $50,000 per year, Dean’s Scholarship- $25,000 per year, Founder’s Scholarship- $10,000 per year, to the student of Grinnell College. All applicants to Grinnell College are considered for merit scholarships. There is no separate application, but priority consideration for scholarships is given to students who submit their application for admission by December 1.

Provided by: Grinnell College
Course: Any courses
Award: $85,000 per year
Eligibility Subject: Must be a current student of Grinnell College

Application Deadline

 December 1st.
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Academic Merit Scholarship at Oakland University in the USA

Oakland University in the USA is presenting Academic Merit Scholarship. Students enrolling any degree course at Oakland University are considered being eligible. More than $150 million annually will be awarded.OU scholarships are awarded to domestic, incoming freshmen and transfer students, and may be renewable if you meet the Oakland University scholarship and grant renewal criteria.

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Provided by: Oakland University
Course: University courses
Award: More than $150 million annually
Eligibility Subject: Domestic, incoming freshmen and transfer students

Application Deadline

 December 1stwinter transfers, March 1st fall freshmen, and August 1stfall transfers
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National Merit Scholarship

Washington State University is glad to announce National Merit Scholarship. Applicants are eligible for this scholarship if they identified as a semifinalist by the National Merit Corporation and you’re admitted to WSU Pullman. The award value is more than $45,000 for the winning candidates.Complete the WSU general scholarship application by January 31.

Provided by: Washington State University
Course: High school course
Award: $45,000
Eligibility Subject: You must enroll at WSU

Application Deadline

 January 31st annually.
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The HENAAC Scholarship

The Great Minds in STEM Organization is offering HENAAC Scholars Program. Applicants must be of Hispanic origin and enrolled in undergraduate or graduate program.A merit-based scholarship ranging in amounts from $500-$10,000. Applicants must demonstrate merit through academic achievements, leadership, and campus/community activities

Provided by: The Great Minds in STEM Organization
Course: Degree course
Award: $500-$10,000


An overall grade point average of 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale
Deadline: April 30th, each year.
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Bryan Cameron Education Foundation “Cameron Impact Scholarship”

The Bryan Cameron Education Foundation is awarding four-year, full tuition, merit-based undergraduate scholarships to exceptional high school students who have demonstrated excellence in academics, extracurricular activities, leadership, and community service.

Provided by: The Bryan Cameron Education Foundation
Course: Degree course
Award:(estimated to be $20,000-$50,000 per annum).


High school students
Deadline: An Early deadline is May 26, 2017, and regular deadline is September 15, 2017.
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OU National Merit Scholarship

The University of Oklahoma is glad to announce National Merit Scholars Program. Candidates who wish to apply must be an undergraduate or graduate. Freshman applications are currently being considered on a space available basis. Winners will get a chance to study abroad.

Provided by: The University of Oklahoma
Course: Degree course


Undergraduate or graduate students
Deadline: Varies according to the semester
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ASIFA-Hollywood’s Animation Educators Forum Scholarships

The Animation Educators Forum is proud to announce its 2016-2017 academic year scholarships. The scholarships are available to undergraduate students entering the sophomore year and above and for graduate students working toward the completion of a project.This year they are awarding $34,500 in scholarships and awards may range from $2500 to $5000.

Provided by: ASIFA-Hollywood’s Animation Educators Forum (AEF)
Course: Degree course


Graduate and undergraduate student
Deadline: Varies
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Postgraduate Scholarships

Graduate Studentships in Seismology

Graduate Studentships in Seismology
Saint Louis University

Posted: 12/01/2017

Open Until: 02/01/2018

The Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences at Saint Louis University seeks MS and PhD candidates for graduate studies in Geoscience with a concentration in Geophysics. Geophysics faculty are interested in applying the tools of seismology to study deep earthquakes, regional tectonics, and earthquake hazards. Prospective students should have a strong quantitative background in geophysics, mathematics, physics, and programming. 

Financial support is available through TA and RA positions, and the Nuttli-Chan fellowship. To be considered for financial support, applications should be completed by February 1, 2018. 

To apply, go to 

For additional information, contact Dr. Robert Herrmann (, Dr. Linda Warren (, or Dr. Lupei Zhu (


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Postgraduate Scholarships

On-Call Custodian (Pool Position)

San Luis Obispo

Job ID:
On-Call Custodian (Pool Position)

Job Title:
On-Call Custodian (Pool Position)

Appointment Type:

Time Base:

Date Posted:
December 4, 2017

Closing Date:
Open until filled

Link to Apply Online:

Campus Employment Homepage:

Cal Poly is hiring Custodians for Facility Services!

This position provides general cleaning and custodial care and support for assigned campus buildings, facilities, structures and adjacent areas and/or portions thereof, including, but not limited to, campus offices, classrooms, science laboratories, art rooms, auditoriums; gymnasiums, locker rooms, health and child care centers; student residences, patios, entryways and walkways, and workshops. Custodial staff may work independently or as part of a custodial team.

Custodians perform a wide range of custodial and related duties for assigned campus areas. The following examples of typical work activities are meant to illustrate the general range of work functions performed by custodians; they are not meant to be an all-inclusive or restrictive list of custodial-related work. Work assignments may involve related activities and may be focused in one area or vary on a regular basis.

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Postgraduate Scholarships

Nurse 1, 12 Month Position

About University at Albany:

Established in 1844 and designated a University Center of the State University of New York in 1962, the University at Albany’s broad mission of excellence in undergraduate and graduate education, research and public service engages 17,300 diverse students in eight schools and colleges across three campuses. Located in Albany, New York, New York State’s capital, the University is convenient to Boston, New York City and the Adirondacks.


The following vacancy exists in the classified service and may require eligibility from a competitive civil service list.

Job Description:

Vacancy #:  C-217-48342

Apply by:  December 18, 2017

Title:  Nurse 1, 12 Month Position

Location:  Student Health Services

Salary: $44,564

Grade: SG-14, PEF

Hours:  Mon. – Fri.: 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM / 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM Summers/Intersessions

Duration:  Permanent



Candidates must possess a license to practice as a Registered Nurse in New York State. 

May be filled from a mandatory reemployment list if one is in effect at the time of appointment.

A completed University at Albany employment application is required to be considered for this position

  • A completed application is required to be considered for this position
  • All applicants must meet at least one of the above requirements
  • Any applications received that do not meet at least one of the above requirements will be considered unqualified and will be discarded


Candidate must fill out Civil Service Examination form for this position.  The form is available via:   Please send all materials to address listed on SUNY application

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 Ability to instruct individuals, families, or other groups on topics such as health education, disease prevention; and develop health improvement programs preferred

Additional Information:

Federal law and regulations require notice to all prospective employees regarding crimes that have occurred on campus in the current three year period.  Please refer to the following website for the complete Annual Security Report (“Clery Report”):

Pursuant to Executive Order 161, no State entity, as defined by the Executive Order, is permitted to ask, or mandate, in any form, that an applicant for employment provide his or her current compensation, or any prior compensation history, until such time as the applicant is extended a conditional offer of employment with compensation.  If such information has been requested from you before such time, please contact the Governor’s Office of Employee Relations at (518) 474-6988 or via email at [email protected].  


Application Instructions:

A completed application is required to be considered for this position. Applicants are also encouraged to provide a cover letter and resume.

To apply, please download and complete the Application for Classified Service Employment located here:

Please submit your application by mail to:

Office of Human Resources Management
Classified Services, Vacancy #: C-217-48342
University at Albany, UAB 300
Albany, NY  12222

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