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Sallie Mae "No Essay" Scholarship

Deadline: Feb 29, 2024
$2,000
The $2,000 Sallie Mae Scholarship is only open to legal residents of the 50 United States, the District of Columbia and any US Territory age 17 or older at the time of entry, and who meet one (1) of the four (4) following eligibility requirements at the time of entry:A parent who currently has a child enrolled in an accredited...

Be Bold Scholarship

Deadline: Mar 01, 2024
$25,000
The "Be Bold" Scholarship is a no-essay scholarship that will be awarded to the applicant with the boldest profile. It takes less than 2 minutes to apply.To us, boldest does not mean "best", or "most accomplished". Being bold means being:A) EarnestB) DeterminedC) MovingThe scholarship will be awarded to the student whose profile is most bold, according to these characteristics.Furthermore, the...

Niche $25,000 Scholarship

Deadline: Feb 29, 2024
$25,000
Covering the cost of college expenses for four years without writing a single essay? Sounds too good to be true.It isn't with Niche. We are giving one student $25,000 to help pay for tuition, living expenses, books, and other educational expenses.Who Can ApplyAll high school and college students, as well as anyone looking to attend college or graduate school in...

ScholarshipOwl No Essay Scholarship

Deadline: Feb 28, 2024
$1,000
ScholarshipOwl is your source of relief from the dreaded application process. We put students on the fast-track to success by providing direct access to the scholarships they need the most. Take the hassle out of financial aid and maximize your chance at a free ride in college. No matter how much funding you need for school, we have the opportunities...

SP Scholarship

Deadline: Feb 29, 2024
$2,500
The SP College Scholarship program was created to help students win scholarships without the hassle of filling out paper applications and writing dozens of essays.To be eligible for the Scholarship you must be:A) At least 13 years old and enrolled or will enroll in a college or university in the US.B) A legal resident of the U.S. or Puerto Rico.Thus...

10 Words or Less Scholarship

Deadline: Apr 15, 2024
$1,000
Scholarship Eligibility:A) Anyone who is between the ages of 14-25 who will be attending school in the Fall of 2024.B) This scholarship is provided by StudentScholarships.org. In order to apply for our scholarship follow these instructions:1. Go to www.facebook.com/myscholarships and place a comment on any post you see answering the question:In 10 words or less, tell us why you deserve...

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The city of Scottsdale is located in the eastern portion of Maricopa, Arizona in the USA. The city is situated right next to Phoenix. The population was about 217,385 based on the U.S. Census Bureau. The downtown region of Scottsdale has been described by the New York Times as "a desert version of Miami's South Beach." It has been described as having a lively hotel scene and is home to a lot of late night partying.

The city of Scottsdale is bordered to the south by Tempe, towards the north by Carefree and to the east by the Salt River Pima Maricopa Indian Community and Fountain Hills and to the west by Paradise Valley and Phoenix. The city is found in the Salt River Valley or the "Valley of the Sun". It lies in the northern area of the Sonoran Desert. The McDowell Mountain Range is found immediately to the northeast and the east of Scottsdale.

Roughly 39% of the city's workforce is accounted for by the Scottsdale tourism business, which is the main employer. There are more than 7.5 million tourists who travel through the city of Scottsdale on a yearly basis and they contribute more than $3.1 billion dollars to the economy. The city of Scottsdale has more than 15,000 hotel rooms at its more than 70 hotels and resorts.

The city of Scottsdale comes in third after Las Vegas and New York City as having the most AAA Five Diamond resorts and hotels within the United States. The AAA awarded 5 particular properties within Scottsdale with the highest honor during the year 2008. These properties were the Canyon Suites, the Fairmont Princess Resort and Spa, the Troon North, the Scottsdale Camelback Inn and the Four Seasons Resorts Scottsdale.

The city of Scottsdale has a lot of sunshine and is known for its year round warm climate. These are among the main features of Scottsdale's tourism. There are lots of tourists in wintertime who come from as far away as Canada, the northeast and the Midwest. When these winter travelers come and stay for long term visits, they are locally referred to as "snowbirds." Often, these tourists normally buy second homes within the area as they practice this migration routine on an annual basis.

Over the last few years the area has grown considerably with a lot of upscale restaurants, art galleries and high end nightlife. There is many luxury shopping destinations too making the region a famous travel site for the more style conscious travelers.

Within Scottsdale, the aviation business has also grown. The Scottsdale Airport, constructed in the 1960's is currently amongst the countries busiest single runways airports. The majority of all the operations are corporate or general aviation since there is no commercial air service.