Website: Buick Achievers Scholarship Program
Who's Eligible: First-time college freshmen at four-year institutions in certain majors
Award Amount: Up to $25,000 per year, renewable for up to 4 years
Due Date: March
Student leaders with demonstrated financial need can get a jump start on college by bragging about all they have achieved. This scholarship program focuses on students with passion who are making a difference in their community and beyond. Students must be majoring in a degree program relating to science, technology, engineering, or mathematics, though "select design, marketing, accounting, finance and business majors" will also be considered. School activities go a long way towards winning the scholarship, but so does community activities, work experience, and academic achievement. Special consideration will be given to first-generation college, female, minority, military veteran and military dependents who apply.