Meet Our 2016 Winners

You could be the next scholarship winner added to the Winners' Wall! We can't wait to announce the next winner on December 1st — we hope you're the one!

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Check out what our winners have to say about and how they used their scholarship winnings. It's NEVER too late to get free scholarship money for college.

December 2016 Scholarship Winners

$1,000 Mashed Potadough Scholarship 2016 Winner

December 01, 2016

Charmaine Altena, Macomb Community College

Charmaine Altena

Macomb Community College

"I'm Charmaine Altena, currently enrolled at Macomb Community College Michigan for Music Theory and Composition. At first I thought the scholarship money was a joke until now. I'm very excited to start my class for winter semester with no worries of college debt slapped to my name. Thank you so much Scholarship Points for having this opportunity for me to continue school!!!"

$1,000 Green Bean Casherole Scholarship 2016 Winner

December 01, 2016

Elle Roumi, University of Central Florida

Elle Roumi

University of Central Florida

"My name is Elle Roumi I am a Junior at the University of Central Florida. I major in international relations and my goal in life is to open a non-profit organization to build schools in 3rd world countries. I believe education is the key to a better future and with this scholarship I can further my education and be one step closer to my goal. Thank you so much for this opportunity!"

$1,000 Turkey Dinero Scholarship 2016 Winner

December 01, 2016

Lauren Jellen, University of Connecticut

Lauren Jellen

University of Connecticut

"My name is Lauren Jellen. I am a Freshman at the University of Connecticut and I major in Engineering. I was so surprised that I was selected as a winner. This will indeed help with the cost of college. Thank you so much!"

Cash for College $1,000 Scholarship Winner

December 06, 2016

mayra roman,

Mayra Roman

No School Listed

$10,000 December 2016 Scholarship Winner

December 16, 2016

Mercedes Mayorga, Fayetteville Technical Community College

Mercedes Mayorga

Fayetteville Technical Community College

"Hello, my name is Mercedes Mayorga. I am so grateful & humble that I won this scholarship. I like to thank God for this blessing & my mother for her hard work & dedication in keeping up with my higher education. Without her support, I would not have won. I will use this scholarship to pay for the rest of my time at Fayetteville Technical Community College. Then I am on my way to a 4 year university for a Bachelor Degree in Biology. This scholarship came just in time! Thank-you!"

November 2016 Scholarship Winners

$1,000 RIP Riches Scholarship 2016 Winner

November 01, 2016

Matthew Bavuso, Lancaster High School

Matthew Bavuso

No School Listed

"I intend to become a medical research scientist and am still finishing up my first year's worth of college credits, so I have a long way to go. This scholarship money will help pay for my next two classes at the community college. I hope to attend a university beginning next fall. Thank you for helping me on my journey to success!"

$1,000 Full Moon Fortunes Scholarship 2016 Winner

November 01, 2016

Bryan Jaszczak,

Bryan Jaszczak

No School Listed

"I am a senior at Buchholz High School in Gainesville, FL. This scholarship will be a huge help for me as I have been accepted to an engineering program at an out of state university. It will be a dream come true to be able to attend! I have worked very hard and overcome many obstacles to even attend college and the last barrier is the cost. I know I will make it happen and this scholarship is the first step! "

$1,000 Dracula Dough Scholarship 2016 Winner

November 01, 2016

Samantha Copeland,

Samantha Copeland

No School Listed

"I am a Freshman studying International Affairs at George Washington University in Washington, D.C. I am looking forward to spending my next three years at this university and this scholarship will help make that financially possible!"

October 2016 Scholarship Winners

$1,000 Labor Day Scholarship 2016 Winner

October 03, 2016

Umar Shaikh, San Francisco State University

Umar Shaikh

San Francisco State University

"My name is Umar Shaikh and I am a junior at San Francisco State University. I am a finance major and down the road I hope to attain a career as a financial analyst. This scholarship will help me attain my bachelor of science degree in finance at San Francisco State University. Thank-you!"

$1,000 Oktoberfest Scholarship 2016 Winner

October 03, 2016

kyle wuestenhagen,

Kyle Wuestenhagen

No School Listed

"My name is Kyle Wuestenhagen and I have been selected to receive the $1000 Oktoberfest Scholarship. I am very honored to have this opportunity to continue my education at University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point. This scholarship will go towards helping me pay for the expensive life as a college student. I want to thank you for this financial support that will not be wasted."

September 2016 Scholarship Winners

$1,000 Southpaw Scholarship 2016 Winner

September 01, 2016

Caitlyn Neace, Eastern Kentucky University

Caitlyn Neace

Eastern Kentucky University

"My name is Caitlyn Neace. I'm 19 years old. I'm a student at Eastern Kentucky University. I've been a member of since spring of 2016. I was really surprised that I won $1,000 scholarship. This scholarship will really help me to continue my education at EKU. THANK YOU!"

$1,000 Perfect Day Scholarship 2016 Winner

September 01, 2016