Who's Eligible: Students in grades 9 through adult students
Award Amount: $1,000
Due Date: Applications accepted year-round
Their books are great, but their scholarships are even better. Financial aid powerhouse couple Kelly and Gen Tanabe pass out scholarships every spring and fall semester to students worthy of the award. While there are no clean-cut rules on GPA or SAT requirements to land this one, students have to be able to write about their academic goals and past achievements.