Many people don’t realize this, but you can apply for scholarships while you’re enrolled as a current college student!  

Yes, you can keep finding more free money for school over the course of your academic career.

And trust us, the money is out there, you just have to know where to find it. That’s why Scholly’s here to help. For more scholarships tailored just for you…

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So without future ado, here are 10 of our favorite scholarship opportunities available to current college students! 

For more information and direct access to applications, just click on the name of each scholarship. And remember, you can apply to as many of them as you’d like!

(Oh, and Scholly Editor is a great resource for editing your scholarship essays.)

1. Debt-Free Scholarship

Amount: $2,500

Due Date: July 31, 2019

Quick Facts:

  • is a company dedicated to providing a wide range of debt prevention resources. They believe that “one of the keys to the debt-free movement is to avoid debt in the first place, which can result from positive financial lifestyles and habits.”
  • This application requires a 500-1,000 word essay about personal financial freedom.

2. Life Coach Spotter Scholarship 

Amount: $1,000

Due Date: August 1, 2019


  • Life Coach Spotter helps students and other individuals find the right life coach for them, based on their particular aspirations and goals. 
  • There is no minimum GPA for this scholarship
  • A 1,000-1,500 word essay on the biggest challenge you’ve overcome is required.

3. Major Insurance Scholarship 

Amount: $1,000

Due Date: August 15, 2019


  • Major Insurance has a mission to save people significant money on auto insurance, and this scholarship was created “to support and encourage safety on the road.”
  • A very brief essay about safe driving is required for this application.

4. Essay Writing Scholarship 

Amount: $1,500

Due Date: August 15, 2019 for the Fall semester and January 5, 2020 for the Spring semester.


  • According to their website, “The founders of are young entrepreneurs who know the value of quality education. They appreciate hard work and ambition and believe that money should never become an obstacle when working towards one’s dreams.” 
  • The application involves responding to a brief thematic prompt through a short essay or video.

5. Global Teletherapy Scholarship  

Amount: $1,000

Due Date: October 3, 2019


  • Global Teletherapy offers speech therapy, occupational therapy, and mental health counseling—and they believe that families deserve an opportunity to provide their children with high-quality education without sinking into debt [while] students deserve to spend their years in college unburdened by the worry of paying off loans after graduation.”
  • This merit-based scholarship requires a GPA of 3.0 or above and a 2,000-word application essay in response to a prompt about personal growth.

6. Dreambox Media Online Marketing Scholarship 

Amount: $1,000 (3 scholarships available)

Due Date: October 27, 2019


  • Dreambox Media is a social media and marketing company that wants to help support students who have a passion for social media.
  • A 500-1,000 word essay on social media marketing strategies is required for this scholarship.

7. Bella Ballroom Performing Arts Scholarship 

Amount: $1,000

Due Date: November 15, 2019


  • Bella Ballroom, a dance studio in Orange County, CA, has a mission is to “provide opportunities to young, emerging artists.”
  • One of the requirements for this scholarship is that you must be a current undergraduate majoring in dance, theater, music, performing arts or another related field.
  • This scholarship application requires a very short essay about your experiences in the performing arts.

8. Depression Treatment Education Scholarship 

Amount: $1,000

Due Date: December 15, 2019


  • This opportunity is offered by Paradigm Malibu, an adolescent treatment center specializing in the treatment of mental health issues faced by young adults.
  • A 1,000 word essay about your academic goals is required.

9. Vaccine Lawyer Higher Education Scholarship 

Amount: $2,000

Due Date: December 13, 2019


  • According to their website, “A commitment to education and supporting the community is a core value at My Vaccine Lawyer. In addition to our pro bono and philanthropic efforts, our firm values education and understands that obtaining an education is the pathway to success for many students.”
  • There is a 1,000 word essay required for this application. 

10. Review It Scholarship

Amount: $1,000

Due Date: April 30, 2020


  • Review It is sponsored by Dr. Gabriel and Christine Chui, two global philanthropists dedicated to a wide-range of causes, including making higher education affordable.
  • This scholarship application requires a brief but thoughtful movie review.

These are Just a Handful of The Always-Expanding Scholarships Available to Our Members 

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