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01/03/2012 02:36 pm ET Updated Mar 04, 2012

10 Scholarships You Can Apply For Right Now!

Although high school seniors are most often scrambling to apply for as many scholarships as they can before graduation, collegiettes™ often forget that ample amounts of cash also await penny-pinching undergrads. Below are 10 scholarships that you can apply for right now, so check them out and see if you qualify!

1. Castle Ink Paperless Scholarship
Deadline: January 11, 2012
Award: $1,000
If you're a collegiette ™ with a green thumb and a love for recycling, Castle Ink's Paperless Scholarship is the right award for you! To apply, you must be enrolled in college or planning to attend college in the next year. An essay is required for the application, and must be written about your personal recycling efforts.
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2. New York Women in Communications Scholarships
Deadline: January 27, 2012
Award: $2,000-$10,000
For driven and motivated young women studying in the field of communications (journalism, PR, advertising, etc.) the New York Women in Communications scholarship is an award worth applying for. Although some scholarship awards entail additional commitments like internships or in-person meetings, this scholarship is not one to miss.
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3. Avon Scholarship Program for Representatives
Deadline: February 1, 2012
Award: $2,500
"Avon calling!" This scholarship is targeted at driven and motivated Avon representatives who are pursuing an undergraduate or graduate education. To be considered for the scholarship, applicants must be enrolled in a course of study that leads to advancement in the career world. Please note that this scholarship is only available to current Avon representatives.
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4. Campus Safety Scholarship Award Program
Deadline: February 15, 2012
Award: $2,000
Are you an undergrad with a passion for environmental or health studies? If so, this scholarship could be yours! For independent thinkers who have contributed to their campus through leadership, community service or lending a helping hand to keep others safe, the CSHEMA would like to award you. To apply for this scholarship, an official transcript and essay is required.
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5. "Frame My Future" Scholarship
Deadline: March 6, 2012
Award: $1,000
For creative and artsy undergrads, the "Frame My Future" Scholarship is right up your alley! The main requirement for submission is one original creation (essay, poem, typed work) with one image that represents what you hope to accomplish in life after college.
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