Top Video Scholarships in 2021
There are scholarships out there that want you to express yourself via video. If you enjoy making videos to communicate a message, you may as well do so and earn a scholarship while you’re at it! So if you want to showcase your video work in order to gain financial help with school, then these video scholarships are for you.
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Check out our list of top video scholarships and start filming today! And if you are a prospective or current film student, you won’t want to miss our list of top film scholarships.
Top video scholarships in 2021
- Eligibility: Full time African-American or Black students pursuing a degree in visual arts
- Amount: $3,000
- Deadline: May 7, 2021
- Eligibility: High school seniors and college students planning to enroll or already enrolled in a college or vocational school
- Amount: $2,000
- Deadline: May 30, 2021
- Eligibility: High school seniors or college students that are of at least 25% Asian or Pacific Islander descent
- Amount: $1500
- Deadline: June 30, 2021
- Eligibility: High school students who have overcome adversity, demonstrated academic excellence, and given back to their communities. Applicants must be current high school students in Ohio, New York, California, Texas, Minnesota, or Washington, D.C.
- Amount: Varies depending on the state
- Deadline: Varies by state
- Eligibility: Open to both college and high school students who are no more than 25 years of age.
- Amount: $1,000
- Deadline: January 9, 2022
- Eligibility: Middle-High School Students willing to create a 5-6 minute video documentary.
- Amount: Varies up to $5,000
- Deadline: January 20, 2022
- Eligibility: High school juniors/seniors or undergraduate college students
- Amount: Varies
- Deadline: April 1, 2022
- Eligibility: Students around the world who use kindness, creativity, and collaboration to help solve real-life problems and make a difference
- Amount: $10,000
- Deadline: May 1, 2022
Summary of scholarships
- CBC Spouses Visual Arts Scholarship
- FMAA Scholarship Program
- Groundbreaker Leadership Scholarship
- Beat the Odds Program
- One Young Earth Filmmakers Contest
- StudentCam Scholarship
- Project Yellow Light/Hunter Garner Video Scholarship
- The Paradigm Challenge Meet a Hero Contest
- Eligibility: rising high school seniors who are interested in pursuing a career in journalism and who demonstrate qualities of “free spirit”.
- Amount: $1000
- Eligibility: High juniors and seniors residing in Alaska, Oregon, Idaho, Montana, Washington, or Western Wyoming
- Amount: $5,000
- Eligibility: Students of all ages who use their imagination to create a Google Doodle
- Amount: $30,000
- Eligibility: Qualified entrants who submit essays or videos about how the death of a parent impacted their lives.
- Amount: $15,000
- Opens: February 1, 2022