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Alexia Foundation Student Grants
Sponsor: Alexia Foundation
P.O. Box 87
Bloomingdale, NJ 07403
Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled as full-time undergraduate or graduate students in an accredited college or university in the United States or abroad. Professional photographers are not eligible. Selection is based on photographic skill as well as the strength of the proposal.

Amount: Up to full tuition
Deadline: October
How to apply: Application submission must be completed online. A synopsis, proposal, resume and digital portfolio are required.

Federal Junior Duck Stamp Program and Scholarship Competition
Sponsor: U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Headquarters
Junior Duck Stamp Program
5275 Leesburg Pike, MS: MB
Falls Church, VA 22041-3803
Eligibility: Applicants must be in kindergarten to 12th grade and submit their artwork to their state or local department. Students must be U.S. citizens, resident aliens or nationals. The first place national winner has their art made into the next Federal Junior Duck Stamp and travels with a parent to the next First Day of Sale event for their stamp.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: March 15
How to apply: Applications are available online.

Photo Essay Scholarship Contest
597 Alder Avenue NE
Bainbridge Island, WA 98110
Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens who are current two- or four-year college students and who have a minimum 2.0 GPA. Students must submit a photo based on the theme given.

Amount: $500
Deadline: January 30
How to apply: Applications are available online.

Pretty Lightroom Presets Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Pretty Presets for Lightroom
831 Park Ave River
Forest, IL 60305
Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating high school seniors or be currently enrolled in colleges or universities. Students must create an essay style tutorial for their application.

Amount: $500 twice a year
Deadline: April 15
How to apply: Applications are available online.

Travel Photography and Savings Scholarship
425 15th Street #3213
Manhattan Beach, CA 90266
Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens who are current students or planning to enroll in the fall in an undergraduate or graduate level program. Students must use a photo from their vacation and describe the destination, how they got there and any money saving tricks they used to help pay for the trip (reward points, carpooling, etc.) Picture should showcase a scene at a destination.

Amount: $500
Deadline: August 1
How to apply: Application are via email and must include name, contact information, picture with description, school attending and major, expected graduation date, phone number and email address.

YoungArts Program
Sponsor: National YoungArts Foundation
2100 Biscayne Boulevard
Miami, FL 33137
Eligibility: Applicants must be either high school sophomores, juniors, or seniors or 15 to 18 years old by December 1 of the year of application. Students must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents. The disciplines included are cinematic arts, dance, jazz, music, photography, theater, visual arts, voice and writing. Those applying in the discipline of jazz music may be registered aliens. There is a nonrefundable fee.

Amount: Up to $10,000
Deadline: October 15
How to apply: Applications are available online.