3 Unusual and Spooky Scholarships You Should Apply to This Halloween

Halloween Scholarships

When you think of Halloween, you think of awesome customs, scary movies, pumpkin carving, or haunted places. But how about you trick or treat for scholarships instead of candy? From the unusual to downright awesome weird, these scholarships leave you hanging on every word and wondering: how many people apply for these?

Check out these scholarships for inspiration for your Halloweekend fun.

If you hate gore movies wasting blood scholarship: 

Leaders Save Lives Scholarship Program American Red Cross
Amount awarded: Up to $2,500 each to six recipients
Deadline: January 15, 2022

If you love doing good, host a blood drive through the American Red Cross. Hosting it between the dates of December 15 and January 15 through the scholarship program will award you with a $50–$100 gift card depending on how many pints of blood you collect, plus the chance to win a $1,000–$2,500 scholarship, also depending on the amount of blood collected. 

If you are fascinated with death

Scholarship: Foundation 45 Scholarship

Amount awarded: Up to $5,000
Deadline: November 1, 2021

If you are passionate about death and mortuary, there is a scholarship for you. The Foundation 45 Scholarship is open to full-time or part-time students in good standing who are enrolled in ABFSE. You must be attending classes and actively pursuing a degree in mortuary science to be considered for this award.

If you have a passion for underwater treasures

Scholarship: Cecelia Connelly Underwater Archaeology Scholarship
Amount awarded: 2,000
Deadline: Varies

One $2,000 scholarship will be awarded to a deserving woman graduate student who is enrolled in an accredited graduate level course of study leading to a career in the field of underwater archaeology. The applicant must have a GPA of 3.0 or better and be in good standing with her academic institution.

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3 Unusual Scholarships You Should Apply to This Halloween