Money Hunt: AXA Achievement Scholarship

The application window for the 2013 AXA Achievement Scholarship is underway. There will be 52 winners – one from each state and the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico – who will each receive a $10,000 scholarship. Of those 52 winners, 10 more will be selected as national winners and each will receive additional an additional scholarship of $15,000.

To be eligible to apply, students will have to provide a list of involvement in school and community activities, work experience, and their current high school cumulative GPA. Students must plan to enroll fulltime in an accredited two-year or four-year college or university for the 2013-14 academic year.

Application deadline is Dec. 1, and only the first 10,000 applications will be accepted.