Scholarships for Men

Offering a vast number and variety of scholarships through an easy scholarship search or by simply researching our“College Scholarships” page), we provide students with the most common and more rare scholarships, such as ones geared specifically towards men.

For instance, Iowa State University and the University of Texas at Austin provide scholarships to male students who demonstrate leadership, service and academic achievement. Northwestern University, the University of Illinois and Ohio State University all offer the Balanced Man Scholarship to recognize incoming and well-rounded freshmen males. Below are just some of the scholarships available to male high school and college students. For more scholarship opportunities, create a profile and conduct a free scholarship search today.

ALA - LITA/LSSI Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/1/2021
  • Amount: $2,500
  • The LITA/LSSI Minority Scholarship is awarded annually by the Library and Information Technology Association, a division of the American Library Association, and Library Systems and Services, Inc. The scholarship is designed to encourage the entry of qualified persons into the library and automation field who plan to follow a career in that field; who demonstrate potential in, and a strong [...] More

Era L. and Frances L. Walker Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/1/2021
  • Amount: Varies
  • The purpose of the Era L. and Frances L. Walker Scholarship is to provide educational resources for African-American males to pursue higher education. Applicants must be a graduating senior from a Rockford public high school with a minimum 2.9 GPA. Students must have been involved in community service and volunteerism and share Era's values including the importance of family, service to one's [...] More

Ira Dorsey Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/29/2021
  • Amount: $2,000
  • The Xi Alpha Lambda Chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. would like to offer financial assistance to deserving high school male seniors in celebration of their academic excellence and contributions to their school and community. The Ira Dorsey Scholarship is open to any male graduating high school seniors that lives within the Greater Washington DC Metropolitan area (VA, DC, MD); have a [...] More

JCCIA John Fischetti Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/30/2020
  • Amount: $2,000
  • To be eligible for the JCCIA John Fischetti Scholarship, applicants: must be male students of full Italian ancestry or who are 50% Italian ancestry; must be either an undergraduate in journalism or communication or a college student who has been accepted into college with the intent of establishing a major in journalism or media communications; and, must be a resident of the Chicago Metropolitan [...] More

Jeffire Wrestling Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: Varies
  • Amount: Varies
  • Established by the family and friends of Thomas and Josie Jeffire, this scholarship is awarded to students participating on the wrestling team at the University of Findlay. For more information, or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website. [...] More

Josef Princ Memorial Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 1/31/2021
  • Amount: $2,000
  • CCSD male seniors who are of European descent may apply for the Josef Princ Memorial Scholarship. Applicants must also have a minimum 3.5 GPA, demonstrate financial need and planning to attend an accredited post-secondary college or university majoring in engineering, mathematics or science. Up to four scholarships in the amount of $2,000 each will be awarded. Must write a 400-500 essay on [...] More

LTU SigEp Balanced Man Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: Varies
  • Amount: Varies
  • Sigma Phi Epsilon Fraternity at Lawrence Technological University. Sigma Phi Epsilon fraternity looks for young men with the potential to grow in all aspects of their life. Sound mind, sound body, willingness to help in the community, and going the extra mile to help anyone in need are some key characteristics that we "SigEps" strive to achieve. Interested in the scholarship? To apply, fill out [...] More

Mark Collier Caudill Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: Varies
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Mark Collier Caudill Scholarship was established by Virginia Whichard Caudill in 2010 to honor her husband on his birthday and to provide scholarships to graduating high school seniors from R.J. Reynolds High School. The scholarship may provide a non-renewable award for a minority male student-athlete who will attend an accredited four-year college or university in pursuit of a degree. To [...] More

Mary E. Bivins Foundation Scholarships

  • Application Deadline: 1/5/2021
  • Amount: $3,500
  • The purpose of the Mary E. Bivins Foundation Religious Scholarship Program is to educate ministers to preach the Christian religion. Scholarships are provided for an upper-level undergraduate or graduate education leading to a bachelor's or master's degree in a field that prepares the student to preach the Christian religion. Priority will be given to students intending to serve as pulpit pastors [...] More

Tex Schramm Freshman Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 5/31/2020
  • Amount: $3,000
  • The Texas E. Schramm Freshman Scholarship seeks out the most outstanding young men entering the University of Texas. Of the applications received, the most qualified applicants move on to the round of interviews. Students must have a minimum high school GPA of 3.0 and prove enrollment at the University of Texas - Austin. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's [...] More

The Iris-Samuel Rothman Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: Varies
  • Amount: $5,000
  • The Iris-Samuel Rothman Scholarship is for a young man who has lost his mother and father or a young man who has lost his mother and does not have a father available to him. It is for students currently enrolled in or having been accepted to a New England college or university. The amount is variable depending on the funds available, $500-$5,000. For more information, or to apply, please visit [...] More

The Mervyn Sluizer, Jr. Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/3/2021
  • Amount: $1,000
  • The Mervin Sluizer, Jr. Scholarship Fund was created for the purpose of helping worthy scouts pursue higher education. Eligibility for the Mervyn Sluizer, Jr. Scholarship: have been active in the Boy Scouts of America for at least five years, and must be currently active at the time of application; have attained the rank of Eagle; have demonstrated responsible leadership as a Scout for a period [...] More

The Pickard Scholarship Fund

  • Application Deadline: 5/1/2020
  • Amount: $1,000
  • The Pickard Scholarship Fund was established at The Dallas Foundation in 2004 to assist African-American male students in Dallas County. Applicants must be African American male high school seniors with a minimum 2.5 GPA. Preference may be given to those who can demonstrate financial need. Personal interviews may be required. Renewals are not automatic, but students are encouraged to reapply for [...] More

TKE Father Timothy Vakoc Memorial Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/15/2021
  • Amount: Varies
  • All of the TKE Foundation leadership and scholarship awards are for the benefit of active collegiate members of Tau Kappa Epsilon Fraternity, as of March 15, as defined by The Black Book Article VI Section 2 unless otherwise specified. This scholarship is available to any undergraduate member of Tau Kappa Epsilon who is a full-time student. Preference will first be given to members of Theta-Rho [...] More

TKE International Exchange Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/16/2021
  • Amount: Varies
  • This scholarship was established to deepen the knowledge and foster friendships between members of Tau Kappa Epsilon Fraternity and members of the Weinhiem Senior Convent of the German Student Corps. A core objective would be to support exchange visits between members of both groups to the TKE Conclave in the U.S. and respectively to the Weinheimtagung in Germany to enhance inter-organizational [...] More

University of Cincinnati Balanced Man Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 5/31/2020
  • Amount: $4,000
  • The University of Cincinnati Balanced Man Scholarship is based upon the Balanced Man ideals upon which Sigma Phi was founded. At the University of Cincinnati, our chapter awards 15 scholarships at the beginning of each year to incoming freshman that have proven to be scholars, athletes, leaders, and balanced men throughout high school. The scholarship process consists of three simple steps: [...] More

Virginia Tech Balanced Man Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 8/15/2020
  • Amount: $1,000
  • The Virginia Tech Balanced Man Scholarship serves the purpose of rewarding young men who are currently embracing all of Sigma Phi Epsilon's ideals and working to become a well rounded and Balanced Man while working on leadership skills and becoming involved in as many ways as possible. There is no requirement of joining the fraternity in order to be awarded the scholarship, but we will be happy [...] More

Winston Churchill Foundation of the USA Scholarship Program

  • Application Deadline: 10/31/2020
  • Amount: Varies
  • The prestigious Churchill Scholarship was set up at the request of Sir Winston Churchill in order to fulfill his vision of US-UK scientific exchange with the goal of advancing science and technology on both sides of the Atlantic, helping to ensure our future prosperity and security. An applicant for the Churchill Scholarship must be a citizen of the United States, either native born or [...] More

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Last Reviewed: April 2020

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