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: 3/1/2020
  • Amount: $2,500
  • The LITA/LSSI Minority Scholarship, established in 1994, 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 [...] More

American Indian College Fund Think Scholarships

  • Application Deadline: 5/31/2020
  • Amount: $3,000
  • The American Indian College Fund (the College Fund) provides scholarships to American Indian and Alaska Native students attending tribal colleges and universities. The College Fund also provides a limited number of scholarships to undergraduate and graduate students attending accredited public and non-profit private colleges across the United States. For more information or to apply, please visit [...] More

Era L. and Frances L. Walker Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/1/2020
  • 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 District #205 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 [...] More

Ira Dorsey Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/6/2020
  • Amount: $1,500
  • 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

Ira Dorsey Scholarship Endowment Fund, Inc.

  • Application Deadline: 4/21/2020
  • Amount: $1,500
  • The Ira Dorsey Scholarship Endowment Fund is an outgrowth of Xi Alpha Lambda Chapter. Over the years, the fund has awarded over one hundred high school male seniors in celebration of their academic excellence and contributions to their school and community. Applicants must live within the Greater Washington DC Metropolitan area (VA, DC, MD), possess a cumulative 2.5 GPA or higher, and plan to [...] More

IUTIS Club Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/14/2020
  • Amount: $500
  • To be eligible for the IUTIS Club Scholarship, the applicant must be a high school senior who participated in the IUTIS Club (Sidney, Ohio) boys softball program for at least four years and plan to attend a two- or four-year college/university. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website. [...] More

Josef Princ Memorial Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 1/31/2020
  • 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 offers a scholarship opportunity to all incoming male freshmen that we see strives towards a "balanced" lifestyle. This balanced lifestyle consists of maintaining not only physical stamina but a strong mind as well. Sigma Phi Epsilon fraternity looks for young men with the potential to grow in all aspects of their life. Sound mind, [...] More

Mary E. Bivins Foundation Scholarships

  • Application Deadline: 1/5/2020
  • 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

Ohio State Balanced Man Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 8/31/2020
  • Amount: $5,000
  • The Ohio Gamma Chapter of Sigma Phi Epsilon is offering Balanced Man Scholarships totaling $5,000 to outstanding freshmen men entering The Ohio State University next fall. We are offering these scholarships to incoming freshmen male students who embody the principles of the Balanced Man. Our aim is to recognize and reward men who strive to achieve balance, all-around excellence, as we believe it [...] More

Phi Kappa Tau Foundation Scholarships

  • Application Deadline: 3/1/2020
  • Amount: $1,500
  • The Phi Kappa Tau Foundation provides academic scholarships to students pursuing bachelor's, master's and doctorate degrees. Scholarship recipients are carefully chosen based upon their academic success, commitment to the ideals of Phi Kappa Tau, and service to their campus, community and Fraternity. The Phi Kappa Tau Foundation offers nine named academic foundation scholarships. These named [...] 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 Pickard Scholarship Fund

  • Application Deadline: 5/31/2020
  • Amount: $4,000
  • The Pickard Scholarship Fund was established at The Dallas Foundation to assist African-American male students in Dallas County. Applicants must be African-American male students graduating from high schools in Dallas County. Applicants must have at least a 2.5 GPA. Preference may be given to those who can demonstrate financial need. Personal interviews may be required. Renewals are not [...] More

University of Cincinnati Balanced Man Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 7/31/2020
  • Amount: Varies
  • 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

Winston Churchill Foundation of the USA Scholarship Program

  • Application Deadline: 10/31/2019
  • 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: October 2019

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